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
CENTRIC Pilot Grant Recipient: Kaleb Michaud, PhD & Elizabeth Mollard, PhD, RN
CENTRIC will fund pilot studies focused on improving self-management of chronic conditions every year.
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.
|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...
|Pilot study funding now available through CENTRIC
Pilot study funding up to $50,000 is available in fall 2018... 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...
|CENTRIC calls for letters of intent due Sept 26, 2017
CENTRIC has released a request for proposals to fund one pilot in fall 2017 in the amount of $50,000. Read more...