Campus-Wide Interdisciplinary Partners
Bringing different disciplines together to plan, promote, and support self-management research in patients, families, and communities to prevent and manage chronic health conditions
JITA Grant Recipient: Marcia Shade, PhD, RN
Large and small feasibility funding available
Focused on Self-Management Research
We put an emphasis on scalable and practical health promotion, illness prevention, and chronic disease self-management
Promoting the Use of Technologies
The Center seeks to fund studies that accelerate the use of technologies in the self-management for chronic conditions in urban, rural and under served populations.
|UNMC for the Record
The Hearst Foundations in Nebraska is awarding a $150,000 grant to UNMC's Center for Patient, Family and Community Engagement in Chronic Care Management. Read more...
|Project to use mobile app smart scale for chronic disease self-management
Pilot project that will use a mobile app and smart scale for chronic disease self-management of co-occurring cardiometabolic conditions... Read more...
|CENTRIC JITA funded researcher conducts study on pain management
UNMC College of Nursing researchers are conducting a pilot study to evaluate the use of the "smart" Google Home Mini device to help older adults manage their pain... Read more...
|Kate Lorig of the Self-Management Resource Center visits UNMC to mentor faculty
Dr. Lorig met with researchers for consultations throughout the day and gave a noon keynote presentation on "The State of Science in Chronic Disease Self-Management" Read more...
|CENTRIC seeking new members
Members of the UNMC CENTRIC Center have the opportunity to take advantage of benefits that include... Read more...
|Study using smartphones to monitor patient at risk for heart disease
A heart disease risk-reduction study using smartphones and other technology will be offered to Nebraska residents... Read more...
|CENTRIC funds pilot projects supporting self-management
CENTRIC funded two pilot projects in December 2017 that will support self-management of chronic conditions. Read more...