There are multiple cores organized under the Center for Patient, Family, and community Engagement in Chronic Care Management. Each community is co-chaired with a College of Nursing Faculty and has a specific focus area. If you are interested in collaborating with the center in a particular area, please contact the co-chair listed below or the center's project coordinator, Tonya Cejka ( or 402-559-6626).

Committee Chairs
Research & Scholarship

Sue Barnason, PhD, RN, APRN-CNS, FAAN
phone:  402-472-7359  email

Industry & Innovation

Anna Schwartz, PhD, FNP-BC, FAAN
phone: 402-559-4982  email 

Joe Runge, JD, MS
phone:  402-238-8141  email

Russell McCulloh, MD

Post Doctoral & Mentorship

Mariya Kovaleva, RN, PhD, MS, AGPCNP-BC
phone: 402-559-6548  email

Roxanne Vandermause, PhD, RN
phone:  402-559-5033 email
Community Engagement & Scholarship

Linda Smith, PhD, MSPH, BSN, RN
phone: 402-559-6576  email

Qualitative Methods Lab Roxanne Vandermause, PhD, RN
phone:  402-559-5033 email