2020 - 2021


FACULTY (N = 11)



Deholm, Salem Associate Professor - UG & GR 7
D'Errico, Ellen Professor - GR 1
Mamier, Iris Associate Professor - GR 3
Nick, Jan Associate Professor - GR 1
Petersen, Anne Berit Assistant Professor - GR 2
Roberts, Lisa Professor - GR 16
Taylor, Elizabeth Johnston Professor - GR 15
Trippon, Myrna Assistant Professor - UG 1
Truax, Fayette Nguyen Assistant Professor - GR 3


Assistant Professors =3
Associate Professors = 2
Professors = 4

Publications = 43







Chandnani, H. K., Maxson, I. N., Mittal, D. K., Dehom, S., Moretti, A., Dinh, V. A., . . . Ejike, J. C. (2020). Endotracheal Tube Placement Confirmation 1055/s-0040-1715484with Bedside Ultrasonography in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit: A Validation Study. Journal of Pediatric Intensive Care. doi:10. Dehom, Salem


Alshammari, F., Petrofsky, J., Daher, N., Dehom, S., & Alzoghbieh, E. (2020). The Effect of Visual Feedback on Body Sway in the Elderly with Diabetes Compared to Elderly without Diabetes: Randomized Clinical Trial. Biomedical Journal of Scientific & Technical Research, 29(5), 22766-22772. Dehom, Salem


Ada, H.M., Dehom, S., D’Errico, E., Boyd, K. & Taylor, E. J. (2020). Sanctification of Work and Hospital Nurse Employment Outcomes: An Observational Study. Journal of Nursing Management. doi:10.1111/jonm.13162 Dehom, Salem
D’Errico, Ellen
Taylor, Elizabeth Johnston


Silvie, G., Ricci, J., Dehom, S., Modeste, N., Sealey, D., Tarleton, H. (2020). Heart Rate Variability and Cardiovascular Adaptations among Cancer-Survivors Following a 26-Week Exercise Intervention. Integrative Cancer Therapies. DOI: 10.1177/1534735420969816 Dehom, Salem


Bomze, L., Dehom, S., Lao, W.P., Thompson, J., Lee, N., Cragoe, A., Luceno, C. and Crawley, B. (2021), Comorbid Dysphagia and Malnutrition in Elderly Hospitalized Patients. The Laryngoscope. Dehom, Salem


Chandnani, H., Fujimoto, S., Wilson, M., Fluitt, J., Jones, J., Dehom, S., Tinsley, C. & Lopez M. (In press). BEEP: Better Etiquette for Effective Paging - Improving Daily In-Hospital Communications in the Pediatric ICU: A Quality Improvement Project. Pediatric Quality & Safety. Dehom, Salem


Dehom, S., Knutsen, S., Bahjri, K., Shavlik, D., Oda, K., Ali, H., Pompe, L., & Spencer-Hwang, R. (in press).  Racial Difference in the Association of Long-Term Exposure to Fine Particulate Matter (PM2.5) and Cardiovascular Disease Mortality among Renal Transplant Recipients. Dehom, Salem


Alshahrani, S., Dehom, S., Almutairi, D., et al. (in press 2021) Factors Influencing the Acceptance and Hesitancy towards the COVID-19 Vaccine in Saudi Arabia. Human Vaccines & Immunotherapeutic Dehom, Salem


Kang, K.-A., Mamier, I., Chun, J., & Taylor, E. J. (2021). Cross-cultural Validation of the Spiritual Interests Related to Illness Tool-Korean Version. Journal of Hospice & Palliative Nursing, 23(1), 98-108. Mamier, Iris
Taylor, Elizabeth Johnston


Mamier, I., Kim, S. M., Petersen, D., Bae, H. J., Taylor, E. J., & Kang, K. A. (in press). Spiritual needs among Koreans and Americans with advanced chronic illnesses: A cultural comparison. Journal of Clinical Nursing. Mamier, Iris
Taylor, Elizabeth Johnston


Mamier, I., Foster, K., & Pangan, J. (2021). Spirituality. In P. D. Larsen (ed.) Lubkin’s chronic illness: Impact and intervention (11th ed.) Jones & Bartlett. Mamier, Iris


Nguyen Truax, F., Morisky, D., Low, J., Carson, M. Girma, H., Nyamathi, A. (2020). Non-completion of latent tuberculosis infection treatment among Vietnamese immigrants in Southern California: A retrospective study. Public Health Nursing. DOI: 10.1111/phn.12798 Nguyen Truax, Fayette


Gardenier, D., Roberts, L. R., & Nguyen Truax, F. (in press).  Should Requirements for Nurses Be Relaxed During Emergencies? Point/Counter-point. The Journal for Nurse Practitioners. Nguyen Truax, Fayette


Nguyen Truax, F., Low, J., Mochizuki, T., Asfaha, S., Ngoc Nguyen, T., Carson, M., Katrak, S., Shah, N., & Nguyen, D. (in press for Jan. 2022). Latent Tuberculosis Infection Testing and Treatment at a Federally Qualified Health Center in Southern California: A Quality Improvement Project.  Journal of Nursing Care Quality 37(1) Nguyen Truax, Fayette


Nick, J., Roberts, L.R., & Petersen, A.B. (in press).  Effectiveness of telemonitoring on self-care behaviors among community-dwelling adults with heart failure: A quantitative systematic review.  JBI SBIR. Nick, Jan
Petersen, Anne Berit

Roberts, Lisa


Durazo, A., Hartman-Filson, M. Perez, K., Alizaga, N., Petersen, A.B., Vijayaraghavan, M. (2021). Smoke-free home intervention in permanent supportive housing: A multifaceted intervention pilot.  Nicotine & Tobacco Research, 23 (1), 63 - 70, Petersen, Anne Berit


Malika, N., Ogundimu, O., Roberts, L. R., Alemi, Q., Casiano, C., & Montgomery, S. (2020). African Immigrant Health: Prostate Cancer Attitudes, Perceptions, and Barriers. Journal of Men's Health. DOI: 10.1177/1557988320945465 Roberts, Lisa


Woods-Burnham, L., Stiel, L., Martinez, S. R., Sanchez-Hernandez, E. S., Wilson, C., Ruckle, H., Almagual, Fl, Carpten, J. D., Stern, M. C., Roberts, L. R., Williams, D. R., Montgomery, S., & Casiano, C. A. (2020) . Psychosocial stress, glucocorticoid signaling, and prostate cancer health disparities. Cancer Health Disparities Roberts, Lisa


Roberts, L. R. (2020).  Review of book [Preconception health and care: A life course approach, by J. Shawe, E. Steegers, S. Verbiest]. Doody Enterprises Inc. (national library acquisition review service for Medical Library Association), Roberts, Lisa


Roberts, L.R., Solomon, S., Solomon R. J., Montgomery, S. (2020).  Women and infertility in a pronatalist culture: Mental health in the slums of Mumbai. Int J Womens Health, 2020;12:993-1003. DOI: Roberts, Lisa


Roberts, L. R. (2020).  Review of book [Public health nursing: Population-centered health care in the community, by M. Stanhope & J. Lancaster]. Doody Enterprises Inc. (national library acquisition review service for Medical Library Association), Roberts, Lisa


Roberts, L. R. & Anderson, B. A. (2021).  Enhancing traditional birth attendant training in Guatemala. Roberts, Lisa


Roberts, L. R. (2021).  Review of book [Technology and global public health, by P. Murthy & A. Ansehl]. Doody Enterprises Inc. (national library acquisition review service for Medical Library Association), Roberts, Lisa


Roberts, L. R., Renati, S. J., Solomon, S., Montgomery, S. (2021).  Perinatal grief among poor rural and urban women in India. Int J Women’s Health, 13, 305 – 315. Roberts, Lisa


Roberts, L. R., Georges, M., Nick, J. M., & Johnston Taylor, E.  (2021).  Dedication in a difficult context: Faith-based nursing in Haiti. Journal of Christian Nursing 38(2): 82 – 91. DOI:10.1097/CNJ.0000000000000816. Roberts, Lisa


Roberts, L. R., Solomon, R. J., Solomon, S., & Montgomery, S.  (2021).  Stillbirth and infant death: Mental health among low-income mothers in Mumbai. BMC Pregnancy & Childbirth 21: 292. Roberts, Lisa


Roberts, L. R. (in press).  Ethical issues in COVID-19.  Dharma Deepika: a South Asian Journal of Missiological Research. Roberts, Lisa


Roberts, L. R. (2021).  Review of book [Health promotion: Translating evidence to practice, by M. Frenn & D. Whitehead]. Doody Enterprises Inc. (national library acquisition review service for Medical Library Association), Roberts, Lisa


Roberts, L. R. (2021).  Review of book [Counseling the nursing mother: A lactation consultant’s guide, 7th ed. by J. Lauwers & A. Swisher]. Doody Enterprises Inc. (national library acquisition review service for Medical Library Association), Roberts, Lisa


Roberts, L. R. (in press).  Review of book [Undernutrition, agriculture and public provisioning: The impact on women and children in India ed. by S.S. Vepa & B. Viswanathan]. Doody Enterprises Inc. (national library acquisition review service for Medical Library Association), Roberts, Lisa


Roberts, L. R. (in press). Review of book [Disabling mission, enabling witness: Exploring missiology through the lens of disability studies, by B. T. Conner].  Dharma Deepika. Roberts, Lisa


Gavaza, P., Rawal, B. M., & Taylor, E. J. (2021). Pharmacists’ perspectives about spiritual care: A state-wide survey. Journal of the American Pharmacists Association. Taylor, Elizabeth Johnston


Georges, M. T., & Taylor, E. J. (2020). Insights on Spiritual Care for the Deaf Community. Journal of Christian Nursing, 37(3), 158-164. Taylor, Elizabeth Johnston


Neathery, M., Taylor, E. J., & He, Z. (2020). Perceived barriers to providing spiritual care among psychiatric mental health nurses. Archives of Psychiatric Nursing, 34(6), 572-579. Taylor, Elizabeth Johnston


Taylor, E. J. (2020). During the COVID-19 pandemic, should nurses offer to pray with patients? Nursing 2020, 50(7), 42-46. Taylor, Elizabeth Johnston


Taylor, E. J. (2021). FAQ: How Can I Increase My Sense Of Sacredness In My Work? Journal of Christian Nursing, 38(2), 127. Taylor, Elizabeth Johnston


Taylor, E. J. (2021). How Can I Improve Collaboration with Chaplains? Journal of Christian Nursing, 38(1), 57. Taylor, Elizabeth Johnston


Taylor, E. J., & Madrid, A. (2020). How Can Nurses Practice Prayer Walking? Journal of Christian Nursing, 37(4), 250 Taylor, Elizabeth Johnston


Taylor, E. J., & Trippon, M. (2020). What chaplains wish nurses knew: Findings from an online survey. Holistic Nursing Practice, 34(5), 266-273 Taylor, Elizabeth Johnston
Trippon, Myrna


Santos, S., Martins, H., Capelas, M. L., Domingues, T. D., Caldeira, S., & Taylor, E. J. (in press). Validation of the Nurse Spiritual Care Therapeutics Scale in Portuguese palliative care settings: A methodological study. Taylor, Elizabeth Johnston


Gavaza, P., Rawal, B., & Taylor, E. J. (in press). Pharmacists’ spiritual care perspectives and practices: Qualitative findings from a state-wide survey. Journal of the American Pharmacists’ Association. Taylor, Elizabeth Johnston


Taylor, E. J. (in press). FAQ: Burned out? Try some self-compassion. Journal of Christian Nursing, Taylor, Elizabeth Johnston


Taylor, E. J. (in press). FAQ: How can I be grateful? Journal of Christian Nursing, Taylor, Elizabeth Johnston