Cynthia Peden-McAlpine, PhD, ACNS, BC

Professor
Cynthia Peden-McAlpine

Contact

Office Address

6 -109 Weaver Densford Hall
308 Harvard St SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455
United States

Titles

Professor
Distinguished Graduate Teaching Professor

Education

PhD, Adelphi University
Major: Nursing

MS, Pace University
Major: Nursing-Adult Health

BS, Pace University
Major: Nursing

RN, St. Vincents Medical Center

Licensures and Certifications

Medical Surgical Nursing, CNS

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Biography

Research Summary

Specialty areas are expert thinking in RN nursing practice and advanced nursing practice; family values and beliefs in end-of-life decision-making for cognitively impaired elders; end of life issues in critical care; extending expertise in nursing practice; qualitative research methods.

Teaching Summary

Academic Interests and Focus
Qualitative design and methods; Intervention models for adults/elders with chronic health conditions; Implementing advanced practice roles with adults; Advanced practice nursing for adults; Theory and theory development for research; The discipline of nursing; Qualitative Data Analysis

Professional Memberships

Center for Child and Family Health Promotion Research

Center for Aging Science and Care Innovation

Grants and Patents

Selected Grants

Award: Learning How Expert Critical Care Nurses Think: An Actio
Principal Investigator: Peden-McAlpine, Cynthia
Sponsoring Organization: American Assoc of Critical-Care Nurses
Award Dates: 2020 - 2022

Award: Learning How to Think From Expert Nurses: The Power of P
Principal Investigator: Peden-McAlpine, Cynthia
Sponsoring Organization: Minnesota Nurses Association
Award Dates: 2019 - 2023

Award: Improving Outcomes for Families and Older Adults: Adult
Principal Investigator: Gaugler, Joseph E
Sponsoring Organization: Johns Hopkins University
Award Dates: 2016 - 2021

Award: The Personal Health Record for Persons with Dementia and
Principal Investigator: Gaugler, Joseph E
Sponsoring Organization: NIH NINR Natl Inst of Nursing
Award Dates: 2014 - 2017

Award: Morality and Nurses' Communicative Work Regarding Four T
Principal Investigator: Liaschenko, Joan
Sponsoring Organization: Minnesota Nurses Association
Award Dates: 2011 - 2013

Award: The Experience of Community Living Men with Fecal Incont
Principal Investigator: Peden-McAlpine, Cynthia
Sponsoring Organization: Rehabilitation Nursing Foundation
Award Dates: 2009 - 2010

Award: Extending Pediatric Critical Care Nurses' Expertise in F
Principal Investigator: Peden-McAlpine, Cynthia
Sponsoring Organization: American Assoc of Critical-Care Nurses
Award Dates: 2001 - 2009