Shigeko (Seiko) Izumi
PhD, RN, FPCN
Associate Professor, Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) School of Nursing
Dr. Izumi is an experienced nursing researcher and educator with a track record of research and publications related to palliative care, quality of nursing care, testing and implementation of nursing care models. Her patient-centered care coordination model based on qualitative research findings described roles and practice of nurse care coordinators (2018) and is particularly relevant to design of this project. She will be the co-Project Director (co-PDs) and will co-lead the project including planning, conducting, analyzing, developing and piloting a new community-based nursing service model and disseminating findings from the project.