The UVA Office of Nursing Research oversees the scholarly work of nurses at UVA Health, focusing on evidence-based practice (EBP) and nurse-driven research.

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    Our Team:

    Nursing Research is supported by a graduate-prepared faculty.

    Pam DeGuzman Pamela B. DeGuzman, PhD, MBA, RN, CNL
    Nurse Scientist | UVA Health
    Associate Professor | UVA School of Nursing
    Claiborne Miller-Davis Claiborne Miller-Davis, MS, BA, BSN, RN-BC
    Nurse Research Coordinator | UVA Health 
    Kate Joshua

    Kate Joshua, MLIS
    Clinical Librarian 
    Claude Moore Health Sciences Library

    Meet the rest of the team!

    Program Objectives:

    Nursing at UVA Health is committed to ongoing, systematic integration of evidence-based and research practices into our clinical and operational processes.


    • Alignment of EBP and research projects with organizational and microsystem-level strategic outcomes.
    • Documented use of well-accepted frameworks and processes guiding all EBP and research projects.
    • Internal and external dissemination of patient care innovations.