Joyce K Stechmiller

Joyce K Stechmiller PhD, ACNP-BC, FAAN

Associate Professor

Department: Biobehavioral Nursing Science
Business Phone: (352) 273-6394
Business Email: stechjk@ufl.edu

About Joyce K Stechmiller

TEACHING

Dr. Stechmiller teaches research and theory courses for baccalaureate and Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) students. Dr. Stechmiller mentors doctoral students through chairing and participating on doctoral committees.

RESEARCH

Dr. Stechmiller’s research interests focus on biobehavioral aspects of chronic wound healing including biobehavioral mechanisms, inflammation, symptoms, nutritional status and interventions for wound healing in adults and older adults. She is currently an MPI for RO-1 NRO16986-01A1 Biobehavioral mechanisms underlying symptoms and healing outcomes in older individuals with chronic venous leg ulcers.

SERVICE

She held membership on the Board of Directors of the National Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel and was previously a Board member of the Wound Healing Society. She is a member of the Wound Healing Society, Florida Nurse Association, Sigma Theta Tau International, and Southern Nursing Research Society. She serves as an editorial consultant and peer reviewer of the Wound Repair and Regeneration, European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, International Journal of Quality Health Care, Biological Research in Nursing, Clinical Nutrition and American Journal of Critical Care. She is on the editorial board of the journal of Advances in Wound Care.

Research Profile

Immune function, nutritional status and interventions for wound healing in adults and elderly.

Publications

2010 Nutrition in Clinical Practice
2010 Nutrition in Clinical Practice
2009 Advances in Skin & Wound Care
2005 Nutrition in Clinical Practice
2002 Biological Research for Nursing

Grants

April 2018ACTIVE
Biobehavioral mechanisms underlying symptoms and healing outcomes in older individuals with CVLU
NATL INST OF HLTH NINR · Principal Investigator
November 2009ACTIVE
Spirtuality & Health
UF FOU · Project Manager

Education

1993
Adult Primary Care Nurse Post-Masters Practitioner Program
University of Florida
1991
Gerontology Certificate
University of Florida
1990
PhD – Psychology
University of Florida College of Education
1974
Master of Science in Nursing – Cardiovascular Nursing
University of Maryland
1972
Bachelor of Science in Nursing
University of Maryland

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 273-6394
Emails:
Business:
stechjk@ufl.edu
Addresses:
Mailing:
COLLEGE OF NURSING
PO BOX 100187
GAINESVILLE, FL 326100187
Physical:
HPNP COMPLEX ROOM 3222
GAINESVILLE, FL 32611