Joseph E. Gaugler, PhD

Professor, School of Nursing

Joseph E. Gaugler

Contact Info

gaug0015@umn.edu

Office Phone 612-626-2485

Fax 612-625-7180

Office Address:
6-153 Weaver-Densford Hall

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

Professor, School of Nursing

Long-Term Care Professor in Nursing, School of Nursing


PhD, Pennsylvania State University, (Human Dev & Family Studies), 1999

MS, Pennsylvania State University, (Human Dev & Family Studies), 1996

BA, Gustavus Adolphus College (Psychology/History), 1995

Post-doctoral study, University of Minnesota (Aging), 1999-2000

Summary

Professional Associations

Research

Research Summary/Interests

Longitudinal implications of family care for chronically disabled adults; Effectiveness of psychosocial and community-based services for care-giving families; Alzheimer's disease and long-term care

Research Funding Grants

Current Funded Research Projects:

Title of Project: The Residential Care Transition Module
Funding Agency: National Institute on Aging/National Institutes of Health (R01 AG048931)
Role: Principal Investigator
Project Dates: 2016-2021

Title of Project: Improving Outcomes for Family Caregivers and Older Adults With Complex Conditions: The Adult Day Service Plus Program
Funding Agency: National Institute on Aging/National Institutes of Health (R01 AG049692)
Role: Principal Investigator (with Gitlin)
Project Dates: 2016-2021

Title of Project: A Proactive Health Monitoring Intervention for Dementia Caregivers: The ENeighbor.
Funding Agency: Agency for Healthcare Research & Quality (R18HS022836)
Role: Principal Investigator
Project Dates: 2014-2019

Title of Project: The Personal Health Record for Persons with Dementia and their Family Caregivers.
Funding Agency: National Institute of Nursing Research/National Institutes of Health (R21NR013737)
Role: Principal Investigator
Project Dates: 2014-2017

Title of Project: Social Support Aid for People with Dementia
Funding Agency: National Institute on Aging/National Institutes of Health (R44AG041667)
Role: Co-Investigator (PI: Havey)
Project Dates: 2015-2017

Title of Project: The Minnesota Memory Care Management Center
Funding Agency: Minnesota Board on Aging
Role: Principal Investigator
Project Dates: 2016-2017

Title of Project: Memory Matters: A Mobile Aid to Stimulate Reminiscing in Persons with Memory Loss Phase II
Funding Agency: National Institute on Aging/National Institutes of Health
Role: Co-Investigator (PI: Klassen)
Project Dates: 2016-2018 

Title of Project: The Minnesota Personalized Medicine and Health Initiative
Funding Agency: Office of the Executive Vice President and Provost, University of Minnesota
Role: Alzheimer's Demonstration Project Core Director (PIs: Demerath, Jacobson, Wolf, Sinha)
Project Dates: 2016-2017

Publications

Selected Peer-Reviewed Publications:

Teaching

Academic Interests and Focus

Research methods; Gerontology/Geriatrics

Courses

NURS 1910W: Chronic Illness in the U.S.: From Cell to Society; NURS 8195: Mixed Methods in the Social, Behavioral, and Applied Health Sciences