Eun-Shim Nahm, PhD, RN, FAAN, FGSA



Associate Dean for the PhD Program

Co-Director, Postdoctoral Program

School Affiliation

School of Nursing


  • Informatics
  • Care Coordination


Dr. Nahm’s research focuses on the use of technology-based interventions to engage patients, caregivers, and community-dwelling older adults in their care and to promote the management of chronic conditions. She has conducted numerous studies in the nursing informatics field, including qualitative, measurement, theory testing, usability studies, and longitudinal intervention trials. In her most recent R21 study, Dr. Nahm and her team investigated the effects of a theory-based patient portal e-learning program on selected health-related outcomes in older adults with chronic illnesses. She also leads online cancer survivorship studies in collaboration with oncologists and oncology nurses. Dr. Nahm has published more than 65 peer-reviewed journal articles and seven book chapters in her area

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Tagged: Research and Innovation  

This information was last updated January 6, 2023.