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Rosanna DeMarco, PhD, RN, PHCNS-BC, APHN-BC, FAAN

UMass Boston

Rosanna DeMarcoConceptual Interests

  • Public Health Nursing
  • HIV Secondary and Tertiary Prevention
  • Marie-Luise Friedemann: Framework of Systemic Organization and Behavior Change (Family Nursing Theory)
  • Dana Jack: Theory of Silencing the Self and Safe Sex Negotiation (Social Psychology)
  • Social Ecological Model and Behavior Risk Reduction
  • Quality and Safety in Nurse Workplace (Bullying and Lateral Violence)

Population Interests

  • Black Women Living with HIV Infection
  • Employed Nurses
  • Populations Experiencing Health Disparities

Methodological Interests

  • Community-based, participatory research
  • Experimental, Intervention Research
  • Psychometrics/Measurement
  • Narrative Analyses/Directed or Non-Directed Content Analyses
  • Focus Group and Individual Interviews
  • Peer-led Interventions
  • Mixed Methods
  • Storytelling Narrative Communication as an intervention and booster (film/video/DVD)

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