Given to be Named Fellow by American Psychosocial Oncology Society
Michigan State University’s Barbara Given, a University Distinguished Professor and associate dean for research in the College of Nursing, will be inducted as a Fellow in the American Psychosocial Oncology Society Feb. 16.
For close to five decades, Given has pioneered oncology nursing, exploring everything from family home care to symptom management. She currently leads the college’s efforts to improve oral chemotherapy, and has helped thousands of patients and their families with her community-based care research.
– Excerpted from the College of Nursing website “Pioneering with Intention”