Lindsey Horrell, Ph.D., MPH, RN, is an assistant professor at the Connell School of Nursing. Dr. Horrell completed her graduate training at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and her undergraduate degree at Bellarmine University. Her program of research focuses on health communication for chronic disease prevention and management, particularly among adolescent and young adult cancer survivors (AYAs). Her research is currently focused on 1) optimizing communication approaches to engage AYAs in behavioral interventions post-treatment and 2) developing supportive care programs for AYAs transitioning from active treatment to survivorship care.
Dr. Horrell teaches courses in evidence based practice and population health, and she is a member of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing, the Society of Behavioral Medicine, and the Oncology Nursing Society.