Discovery Park Undergraduate Research Internship Program

"CPIP: Social and behavioral influences on physician communication with cancer patients"

About the Project

Project Time & Type:
Full-Year 2011 - CPIP
Research area(s):
cancer, communciation
Project Description:
This is a project that will examine how physicians communicate with cancer patients. You would be involved in analyzing communication data, examining how pain, medication, and prognosis is discussed.
Expected Student Contributions:
Coding of audio recordings or transcripts, participate in meeting about the project, We will be starting up a new project and developing measures,
Related Website(s):
http://www.cfs.purdue.edu/cdfs/rhc/
Desired Qualifications:
None
Estimated Weekly Hours:
6
Department awards independent research credits for this project?
Yes, 2 credit hours

Professor in Charge

Name:
Shields, Cleveland
Deptartment/College:
Human development and family studies

Student Supervisor

Name:
Cleveland G Shields
Title:
Associate Professor

Cooperating Faculty

Name:
Haslyn Hunte
Deptartment/College:
HHS, H& K
Name:
Cleveland G Shields