Associate Professor of Nursing
College of Behavioral, Social and Health Sciences
Contact: 864-656-2160 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Shirley Timmons is an associate professor in the School of Nursing. She is a certified nurse educator with research interests in minority health, health disparities, HIV/AIDS prevention, church-based health services, and health promotion.
For more information, see her Department Profile.
Shirley works in collaboration with GHS clinical researchers in the Center for Integrative Oncology and Survivorship Cancer Institute to help low-income breast cancer survivors through stress reduction therapy. She is also working with an embedded scholar to develop and evaluate self-management for health in chronic conditions. She is currently principal investigator of a funded research project to develop a dynamic population model of hypertension and stroke-related interventions using micro-simulation.
Health Disparities, African-American Health, Faith-Based Health Programs, Population and Community Health