Ann Garwick

Ann GarwickAnn Garwick, PhD, RN, LP, LMFT, FAAN
Professor
Senior Executive Associate Dean for Research
Cora Meidl Siehl Endowed Chair in Nursing Research
Director of Center for Child and Family Health Promotion Research

Video: Telefamilies

Video: Preparing Pediatric Nurse Leaders to Promote the Health of Children

Telephone Number:
612-624-1141

Fax Number:
612-626-6606

Email Address:
garwi001@umn.edu

Office Location:
6-118 Weaver-Densford Hall

Mailing Address:
School of Nursing
University of Minnesota
5-140 Weaver-Densford Hall
308 Harvard Street SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Co-operative Membership:
Child and Family Health

Center Memberships:
Center for Child and Family Health Promotion Research
Center for Children with Special Health Care Needs

Education Background:
B.S., 1971, St. Olaf College
M.S., 1973, University of Colorado
Ph.D., 1991, Family Social Science, University of Minnesota

Teaching Interests:
Research design
Family assessment and intervention
Children with special health care needs
Stress and coping

Research Interests:
Specialty areas include stress and coping; children with special health care needs; cross-cultural health and culturally competent care; family health and care-giving. (Recent grants and selected publications are listed below.)

Research and Education Grants:

Title of Project: Nursing Education: Center for Children with Special Health Care Needs 
Funding Agency: HRSA/ Maternal and Child Health Bureau
Role: Principal Investigator
Project Dates: 7/1/2008-6/30/2013

Title of Project: A Comparison of the Roles of School Nurses in Coordinating Asthma Care for Pre-adolescents and Adolescents in Iceland and St. Paul, MN
Funding Agency: School of Nursing Foundation
Role: Principal Investigator
Project Dates: 07/01/2008-07/01/2009

Title of Project: Internet-Based Health Care Transition Program
Funding Agency: University of Minnesota, Academic Health Center, Faculty Research Development Grant Program
Role: Co-Principal Investigator
Project Dates: 1/1/2008- 12/31/2009

Title of Project: Center for Health Trajectory Research
Funding Agency: NIH/NINR (P20)
Role: Center CoDirector
Project Dates: 6/22/2005-4/30/2010

Title of Project: Adolescent Health Protection Research Training
Funding Agency: DHHS/CDC
Role: Faculty
Project Dates: 9/30/04-9/29/07

Title of Project: Web-based Asthma Education for Urban Head Start Program
Funding Agency: NIH/NINR (R03)
Role: Principal Investigator
Project Dates: 5/1/04-4/30/06

Title of Project: Center for Nursing Educations: Children/Special Health Needs
Funding Agency: DHHS/HRSA/MCHB
Role: Faculty
Project Dates: 7/03-6/08

Title of Project: Pregnancy Feelings and Attitudes Among Native Youth
Funding Agency: Centers for Disease Control & Prevention; Association of Schools of Public Health
Role: Co-Investigator
Project Dates: 10/1/02-9/30/05

Title of Project: National Teen Pregnancy Prevention Research & Training Center
Funding Agency: Centers for Disease Control & Prevention
Role: Co-Investigator
Project Dates: 9/99-9/04

Title of Project: Enhancing the Cultural Competence of Health Care Professionals who Work with American Indian Children and their Families
Funding Agency: CUPES, Kellogg Foundation
Role: Principal Investigator
Project Dates: 9/15/00-2/14/01

Title of Project: Access to Care for American Indian Children with Special Health Care Needs
Funding Agency: Academic Health Center, University of Minnesota
Role: Principal Investigator
Project Dates: 6/1/00-5/30/02

Title of Project: Teen Pregnancy Prevention Research & Training Center
Funding Agency: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Role: Co-Investigator
Project Dates: 9/30/00-9/29/03

Title of Project: Maternal and Child Health Training Program
Funding Agency: Maternal and Child Health Bureau
Role: Co-Investigator
Project Dates: 7/1/99-10/1/99

Title of Project: Indian Asthma Video Project
Funding Agency: CUPES, Kellogg Foundation
Role: Principal Investigator
Project Dates: 4/99-6/00

Title of Project: Indian Family Asthma Project
Funding Agency: Maternal and Child Health Bureau
Role: Principal Investigator
Project Dates: 10/98-9/99

Title of Project: Project Resilience
Funding Agency: National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research
Role: Co-Investigator
Project Dates: 9/98-9/99

Title of Project: Children with Special Health Care Needs and their Families: Building on Cultural Strengths
Funding Agency: Maternal and Child Health Bureau
Role: Faculty
Project Dates: 10/97-10/99

Title of Project: Childhood Chronic Illness and Disability: The Experience of Urban National American Families
Funding Agency: National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research
Role: Principal Investigator
Project Dates: 9/96-9/99 

Completed Research Support:
 
                                    
R21 DK072997 (Fulkerson)  
03/15/2006-08/29/2008         
NIH/NIDDK      
Healthy Home Offerings via the Mealtime Environment (HOME)
This research directly involves parents in an intervention to prevent childhood obesity and builds on previous research by developing a health promotion intervention that encourages regular and nutritionally-sound meals in which family members eat together.
Role: Co-Investigator

Selected Publications:

Garwick, A., Sieckert, A., & Riesgraf, M. (in press). Asthma Management Challenges in Head Start Settings: Teachers’ Perspectives, Journal of Public Health Nursing.

Scal, P., Horvath, K., & Garwick, A. ( 2009) Preparing for Adulthood: Health Care Transition Counseling for Youth with Arthritis. Arthritis Care and Research. 61(1), 52-7.
 
O'Conner-Von, S., Looman, W. S., Lindeke, L. L., Garwick, A. W., & Leonard, B. (2009). Preparing pediatric nurse leaders for practice. Nursing Administration Quarterly, 33(1), 73-77.
 
Garwick, A. W., & Rinehart, P. M. (2008). Interdisciplinary Transition Conference Report: Building an Interdisciplinary Research Agenda to Enhance Quality of Life and Transition to Adulthood for Youth with Chronic Conditions [Monograph]. Minnesota Department of Health and Center for Children with Special Health Care Needs, School of Nursing, University of Minnesota.
 

Garwick, A. W., Rhodes, K. L., Peterson-Hickey, M., & Hellerstedt, W. L. (2008). Native Teen Voices: Adolescent pregnancy prevention recommendations. Journal of Adolescent Health, 42, 81-8.

Byrd, M. M., & Garwick, A. W. (2006). Family identity: Black-white interracial family health experience. Journal of Family Nursing, 12(1), 1-16.

Leonard, B. J., Garwick, A., & Adwan, J. Z. (2005). Adolescents' perceptions of parental roles and involvement in diabetes management. Journal of Pediatric Nursing, 20(6), 405-414.

Garwick, A., Nerdahl, P., Banken, R., Muenzenberger-Bretl, L., & Sieving, R. (2004). Risk and protective factors for sexual risk taking among adolescents involved in Prime Time. Journal of Pediatric Nursing, 19(5), 340-350.

Byrd, M. M., & Garwick, A. W. (2004). A feminist critique of research on interracial family identity: Implications for family health. Journal of Family Nursing, 10(3), 302-322.

Maytum, J. C., Heiman, M. B., & Garwick, A. W. (2004). Compassion fatigue and burnout in nurses who work with children with chronic conditions and their families. Journal of Pediatric Health Care, 18(4), 171-179.

Garwick, A. W., & Auger, S. (2003). Participatory action research: The Indian Family Stories Project. Nursing Outlook, 51(6), 261-266.

Rose, D., & Garwick, A. (2003). Urban American Indian family caregivers' perceptions of barriers to management of childhood asthma. Journal of Pediatric Nursing, 18(1), 2-11.

Lindeke, L. L., Leonard, B. J., Presler, B., & Garwick, A. (2002). Family-centered care coordination for children with special needs across multiple settings. Journal of Pediatric Health Care, 16(6), 290-297.

Garwick, A. W., Jennings, J. M., & Theisen, D. (2002). Urban American Indian family caregivers' perceptions of the quality of family-centered care. Children's Health Care, 31(3), 209-222.

Garwick, A., Petterson, J., Meschke, L., Bennett, F. & Blum, R. (2002). The uncertainty of preadolescents' chronic health conditions and family distress. Journal of Family Nursing, 8(1), 22-31.

Halcon, L., Leonard, B., Snyder, M., Garwick, A., & Kreitzer, M. (2001). Incorporating Alternative and Complementary Health Practices Within University-Based Nursing Education. Alternative Health Practitioner: The Journal of Complementary and Integrative Health Practice, 6(2), 127-135.

Wolman, C., Garwick, A., Kohrman, C., & Blum, R.W. (2001). Parents' wishes and expectations for children with chronic conditions. Journal of Developmental and Physical Disabilities, 13(3), 261-277.

Garwick, A., & Auger, S. (2000). What do providers need to know about American Indian culture? Recommendations from American Indian families. Families, Systems and Health, 18 (3), 177-189.

Dodgson, J., Garwick, A., Blozis, S., Patterson, J., Bennett, F., & Blum, R. (2000). Uncertainty in childhood chronic conditions and distress in families of young children. Journal of Family Nursing, 6 (31), 252-266.

Joseph-DiCaprio, J., Garwick, A., Kohrman, C., & Blum, R.W. (1999). Culture and the care of children with chronic conditions: Their physicians' views. Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, 153, 1030-1035.

Evans, T., Garwick, A., & Rinehart, P.M. (1999). Improving care for children with special health care needs from diverse cultural backgrounds: An action plan. Maternal and Child Health Bureau. Health Resources & Services Administration. U.S. Public Health Service.

Garwick, A., Kohrman, C., Titus, J., Wolman, C., & Blum, R.W. (1999).Variations in families' explanations of childhood chronic conditions: A cross-cultural perspective. In H.I. McCubbin & A. Thompson (Eds.), The dynamics of resilient families. (pp. 165-202). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications.

Patterson, J., & Garwick, A. (1998). A family systems perspective on living with diabetes. In G. Werther, & J. Court, (Eds.), Diabetes and the adolescent. Melbourne, Australia: Miranova Publishing, pp. 3-34.

Garwick, A., Patterson, J., Bennett, C. F., & Blum, R.W. (1998). Parents' perceptions of helpful versus unhelpful types of support in managing the care of pre-adolescents with chronic conditions. Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, 152, 665-671.

Garwick, A., Kohrman, C., Wolman, C., & Blum, R.W. (1998). Families' recommendations for improving services for children with chronic conditions. Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, 152, 440-448.

Patterson, J., Garwick, A., Bennett, C. F., & Blum, R.W. (1997). Social support in families of children with chronic conditions: Supportive and nonsupportive behaviors. Journal of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics, 18 (6), 383-391.

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