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Linda R. Phillips, RN, PhD, FAAN

Linda R. Phillips, RN, PhD, FAAN

[CONTACT INFORMATION]
UCLA School of Nursing
5-133A Factor Building
Los Angeles, CA 90095
Phone: (310) 206-0908
Fax: (310) 206-3241
E-mail: lrphillips@sonnet.ucla.edu

[AFFILIATION]
Professor, Audrienne H. Moseley Endowed Chair in Nursing, UCLA School of Nursing

[AWARDS & RECOGNITION]
Distinguished Practitioner, National Academics of Practice, 1985
Fellow, American Academy of Nursing, 1986
First Award for Excellence in Research, Beta Mu Chapter Sigma Theta Tau, 1987
University of Arizona, Mortar Board Citation Award, April 1988
Sigma Theta Tau, International Nursing Honorary Society, Elisabeth McWilliams Founder's Award for Excellence in Research, 1995
College of Nursing 40th Anniversary Award for Excellence in Research, 1997
Fellow, Gerontology Society of America, 2001
First Western Institute of Nursing/John A. Hartford Foundation Award for Gerontological Nursing, 2001
F-NINR Pathfinder Award, 2005
Gerontologist of the Year, Arizona Geriatric Society, 2005

[RESEARCH INTERESTS]
Care of frail elders in institutions including assisted living facilities
Elder abuse in homes and in institutions
Family caregiving for frail elders
Late-life domestic violence and end-of-life caregiving
Nursing interventions to promote functional behavior among elders with dementia
Special emphasis on nursing aspects of cross-cultural research on aging with Mexican-American and Asian groups