Cristina Cu Hendrix
Associate Professor in the School of Nursing, with tenure

Dr. Hendrix’ program of research deals with the older adult population. Her dissertation investigated improving ways to assess for elderly depression in institutionalized settings. During her doctoral work, Dr. Hendrix was also involved in providing for an experiential training program for Alzheimer’s caregivers. In her present pilot, Dr. Hendrix investigates the feasibility of offering the individualized experiential training approach to enhance self-efficacy in symptom management skills of caregivers of older cancer patients. Dr. Hendrix is also a co-investigator in a study investigating the effects of interdisciplinary geriatric-based interventions on older cancer patients.

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