Native American Transcultural Nursing and Care Research

I have participated in health disparities research with Native American (NA) tribes in the area of cancer for over 10 years. Topical areas include: culturally appropriate cancer education, HPV vaccine barriers in NA youth, and smoking cessation. 

Jana Lauderdale [Email]
Assistant Dean Office of Diversity and Inclusion, School of Nursing

SW Oklahoma, Comanche Nation; Alabama, Poarch Creek Band of Indians; Mississippi Band of Choctaw

Contacts N/A
Program Type

Research, Training or Education

Funding Type



North America

Global Health Topics

Maternal and Child Health, Other


Undergraduate students; Nursing students (MSN, DNP)

Program Length

Flexible, depending on the individuals interests and needs

VU Affiliation

The program is affiliated with Vanderbilt.


The program does not have a language requirement.