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HSR&D Career Development Award Enhancement Initiative

The Role of Family Caregiving in Chronic Illness: Three Studies


by Ranak Trivedi, PhD
Seminar date: 8/9/2017

Description: Dr. Trivedi will summarize findings from three studies assessing the roles, motivations, and barriers to engaging family caregivers in chronic illness self-management from the perspectives of patients, family caregivers, and clinical providers. The presentation will also review a pilot intervention study intended to improve collaboration and communication between patients and family caregivers as a way to enhance self-management. Intended audience: Researchers, clinical providers, and operational leaders who are interested in improving family engagement in clinical care.



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