Robin Austin, PhD, DNP, DC, RN-BC, FAMIA, FNAP

Assistant Professor
Robin Austin

Contact

Office Address

6-178 Weaver Densford
308 Harvard Street SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455
United States

Titles

Assistant Professor

Education

PhD, University of Minnesota
Major: Nursing

DNP, Loyola University Chicago

MS, Excelsior College
Major: Nursing Education
Minor: Graduate Certificate in Health Care Informatics

AS, Excelsior College
Major: Nursing

BES, St. Cloud State University
Major: Athletic Training

Licensures and Certifications

Nursing Informatics Certification, American Nurses Credentialing Center
Faculty Leadership Development Program (LEADS), University of Minnesota, School of Nursing

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Biography

Honors and Recognition

  • Outstanding Graduate Nursing Student Award, University of Minnesota School of Nursing Alumni Society, 2018
  • University of Minnesota, Board of Regents Scholarship, 2018
  • University of Minnesota Board of Regents Scholarship, 2017
  • University of Minnesota, Board of Regents Scholarship, 2016
  • HIMSS-MN Chapter Graduate Nursing Informatics Student Scholarship, 2015
  • HRSA Nurse Faculty Loan Repayment Program, 2014
  • Maggie Cox Writers Award, American Association Nursing Informatics (ANIA), 2012

Publications

Selected Publications

Austin, R. R., Mathiason, M. A., Lindquist, R. A., McMahon, S. K., Pieczkiewicz, D. S., Monsen, K. A., 2021. Understanding Women’s Cardiovascular Health Using MyStrengths+MyHealth: A Patient‐Generated Data Visualization Study of Strengths, Challenges, and Needs Differences. Journal of Nursing Scholarship, 53 (5): 634-642.
doi: https://doi.org/10.1111/jnu.12674

Monsen, K. A., Austin, R. R., Goparaju, B., Clarence Jones, R., Mathiason, M. A., Pirsch, A., Eder, M., 2021. Exploring Large Community‐ and Clinically‐Generated Datasets to Understand Resilience Before and During the COVID‐19 Pandemic. Journal of Nursing Scholarship, 53 (3): 262-269.
doi: https://doi.org/10.1111/jnu.12634

Michalowski, M., Austin, R. R., Mathiason, M. A., Maganti, S., Schorr, E., Monsen, K. A., 2018. Relationships among interventions and health literacy outcomes for sub-populations: A data-driven approach. Kontakt, 20 (4): e319-e325.
doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.kontakt.2018.10.009

Gao, G., Kerr, M., Lindquist, R., Chi, C. L., Mathiason, M., Austin, R. R., Monsen, K. A., 2018. A strengths-based data capture model: mining data-driven and person-centered health assets. JAMIA Open,

Austin, R. R., Schulz, C., Monsen, K. A., 2017. An informatics approach to interprofessional management of low back pain: A feasibility study using the Omaha System. Journal of Innovation in Health Informatics, 24 (3): 268-274.
doi: https://doi.org/10.14236/jhi.v24i3.929

Austin, R. R., Hull, S., Westra, B., 2014. Blue button movement: Engaging ourselves and patients. CIN: Computers, Informatics, Nursing, 32 (1): 7-9.
doi: https://doi.org/10.1097/CIN.0000000000000044

Austin, R. R., et al, 2013. Engaging consumers in health information technology: A collaborative event.. CIN: Computers, Informatics, Nursing, 31 (3): 105-106.
doi: https://doi.org/10.1097/NXN.0b013e31828c46ec

Austin, R. R., Hiniker, J., Westra, B. L., 2012. Engaging consumers through health information technology. CIN: Computers, Informatics, Nursing, 30 (8): 400-401.
doi: https://doi.org/10.1097/NXN.0b013e31826a7d1f

Austin, R. R., Monsen, K. A., Schulz, C., An Informatics Approach to Interprofessional Management of Low Back Pain: A Feasibility Study using the Omaha System. Journal of Innovation in Health Informatics, 24 (3): 268.
doi: https://doi.org/10.14236/jhi.v24i3.929

Presentations

Selected Presentations

Austin, R. R. "Use of the MyStrength+MyHealth App to Identify Strengths, Challenges, and Needs for a Whole-person Approach to Care for Women with Circulation Signs/Symptoms", Minneapolis, Minnesota, October 01, 2018.

Austin, R. R. "Precision Health for Personalized Wellness", Earl E. Bakken Center for Spirituality and Healing Summer Institute , June 18, 2018.

Austin, R. R. "Use of the MyStrength+MyHealth App to identify Strengths, Challenges, and Needs for a Whole-person Personalized Approach to Care for Women with Circulation-related Problems", International Congress Integrative Medicine and Health, Baltimore, Maryland, May 01, 2018.

Austin, R. R. "Feasibility of Capturing Consumer Self-Reported Strengths, Challenges, and Needs Using the MyStrengths-MyHealth App", Midwestern Nursing Research Society, Cleveland, Ohio, April 01, 2018.

Austin, R. R. "Feasibility of using the MyStrengths+MyHealth App by consumers", Partnership Scientific Team Meeting, November 16, 2017.

Austin, R. R. "Feasibility of using the MyStrengths MyHealth app by older adult women with heart disease to document strengths, challenges, and needs", 4th International Conference Home Healthcare, Hospice, and Information Technology, Washington, District of Columbia, November 03, 2017.

Austin, R. R. "Use of patient-facing Omaha System terms in the MyStrengths MyHealth app", Omaha System Community of Practice, September 21, 2017.

Austin, R. R. "Precision Health for Personalized Wellness ", Earl E. Bakken Center for Spirituality and Healing Summer Institute, June 17, 2017.

Austin, R. R. "Future Trends in Patient and Family Education", Nurses Week Presentation Children’s Hospital and Clinics of Minnesota, May 10, 2017.

Austin, R. R. "Future Trends in Patient and Family Education", Nurses Week Presentation Children’s Hospital and Clinics of Minnesota , May 08, 2017.

Austin, R. R. "Introducing the MyStrengths MyHealth App", Omaha System International Conference, April 21, 2017.

Austin, R. R. "Introduction to Integrative Healing Practices: A Foundation for Advanced Nursing Practice", 2nd Annual International Nursing Symposium, Tucson, Arizona, April 01, 2017.

Austin, R. R. "Putting Patient Data into Action: The Use of Patient-Generated Health Data in Clinical Care and Research", 38th Annual Meeting and Scientific Sessions of the Society of Behavioral Medicine Pre-conference seminar, San Diego, California, March 29, 2017.

Austin, R. R. "Patient Generated Health Data in Action", 40th AMIA Annual Symposium – Pre-Symposium Seminar, Chicago, Illinois, November 11, 2016.

Austin, R. R. "Precision Health and Nursing ", Office of Nursing Research, School of Nursing , October 31, 2016.

Austin, R. R. "Precision Health and Nursing Informatics ", Nursing Informatics Deep Day, School of Nursing , September 21, 2016.

Austin, R. R. "Patient Engagement and Experience Genius Bar ", HIMSS Population Health Forum, September 11, 2016.

Austin, R. R. "Data Science Implementation Research", Knowledge Discovery – Big Data Preconference , June 03, 2016.

Austin, R. R. "Get My Health Data", AHC Institute for Health Informatics Grand Rounds , February 26, 2016.

Austin, R. R. "Feasibility of Mapping Low Back Pain Guidelines to the Omaha System", Omaha System International Conference, Eagan, Minnesota, April 18, 2015.

Austin, R. R. "Engaging Older Adults in Health IT", HIMSS Patient Engagement Summit, Orlando, Florida, February 10, 2015.

Austin, R. R. "Mapping EBP Low Back Pain Guidelines", Omaha System Users Group , January 10, 2015.

Austin, R. R. "The Patient Engagement Movement", AHC Institute for Health Informatics Grand, October 15, 2014.

Austin, R. R. "New User for Omaha System – Lessons Learned", Omaha System Users Group, September 22, 2014.

Austin, R. R. "Result of an E-Health Literacy Program for Older Adults", Minnesota E-Health Summit, Bloomington, Minnesota, June 13, 2013.

Austin, R. R. "E-Health Literacy for Older Adults", Midwest Nursing Research Society , Chicago, Illinois, March 08, 2013.

Austin, R. R. "E-Health Literacy for Older Adults: A Proposed DNP Capstone Project ", Minnesota E-Health Summit , Bloomington, Minnesota, June 10, 2012.

Grants and Patents

Selected Grants

Award: Training in Informatics for Underrepresented Minority St
Principal Investigator: Wurtz, Rebecca
Sponsoring Organization: DHHS Office of the Nat'l Coord. for Hlth
Award Dates: 2021 - 2025