Yvonne Ford

Assistant Professor

Yvonne Ford
College of Health & Human Sciences

School of Nursing

Noble Hall 229
B.S.Nursing / Barton College
M.S.Clinical Research Management / Duke University
M.S.Clinical Leadership / Duke University
Ph.D.Nursing / The University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Research Interests

My research interest is in cardiovascular health of African American women who are breast cancer survivors and lifestyle interventions in this population. Genomic predictors of heart failure and epigentics are also an area of interest.

Recent Publications

  • Yvonne Ford (2017). ("We're different and it's okay that we're different":Long-term breast cancer survivorship among African American women). (1) 10, pp. 28-40. Journal of Best Practices in Health Professions Diversity.
  • Yvonne Ford, S Pickett (2019). (Predictors of Body Image Perception among African American Women.). pp. 193945919894709. Western Journal of Nursing Research.
  • Yvonne Ford (2019). (Stories of African-American Breast Cancer Survivors.). (2) 30, pp. 26-33. Journal of National Black Nurses' Association : JNBNA.