Positions

Overview

  • Dr. C. Ann Gakumo is internationally known for her research in addressing health disparities and low health literacy in African Americans living with HIV. In addition to her research, she has made significant contributions in advancing health literacy initiatives and global health into health professional education
  • Research Overview

  • Health literacy; health disparities; racial disparities; HIV; medication adherence; treatment adherence; chronic disease management; comorbidities; older adults; peer-based social support; mHealth; technological approaches; intervention development; culturally-tailored interventions; health numeracy; health communication; patient-centered outcomes; leadership in nursing; workforce diversity; health policy; advocacy; social isolation
  • Teaching Activities

  • NUR410 - Evidence-Based Practice in Nur (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • NUR410 - Evidence-Based Practice in Nur (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • NUR321L - Nursing Skills Development II (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • NUR447L - Synthesis and Assim Practicum (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • NUR410 - Evidence-Based Practice in Nur (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • NUR528 - Pathophysiology for AMNP (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • NUR311L - Nursing Skills Development I (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • NUR410 - Evidence-Based Practice in Nur (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • NUR410 - Evidence-Based Practice in Nur (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • NUR410 - Evidence-Based Practice in Nur (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • NUR490 - Independent Study in Nursing (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • NUR490 - Independent Study in Nursing (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • NUR327L - Concepts Adult Hlth Nur I Prac (Summer Term 2016) 2016
  • NUR313L - Concepts Professional Nur Prac (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • NUR313L - Concepts Professional Nur Prac (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • NUR313L - Concepts Professional Nur Prac (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • NUR383 - Health Literacy (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • NUR798 - Research Practicum (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • NUR798 - Research Practicum (Summer Term 2014) 2014
  • NUR799 - Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • NUR799 - Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2013) 2013
  • NUR486 - Sem III: Proj Implement/SL (Fall Term 2012) 2012
  • NUR484 - Sem II:Serv Lrning Proj Dev/SL (Summer Term 2012) 2012
  • NUR486 - Sem III: Proj Implement/SL (Summer Term 2012) 2012
  • NUR356L - Foundations Prof Nur Practicum (Spring Term 2012) 2012
  • NUR368 - Sem I:Intr Nur Schlr/Inform/SL (Spring Term 2012) 2012
  • NUR484 - Sem II:Serv Lrning Proj Dev/SL (Spring Term 2012) 2012
  • NUR356L - Foundations Prof Nur Practicum (Fall Term 2011) 2011
  • NUR368 - Sem I:Intr Nur Schlr/Inform/SL (Fall Term 2011) 2011
  • NUR486 - Sem III: Proj Implement/SL (Fall Term 2011) 2011
  • NUR502L - Foundations Clinical Practice (Summer Term 2011) 2011
  • NUR355 - Foundations Professional Nur (Spring Term 2011) 2011
  • NUR356L - Foundations Prof Nur Practicum (Spring Term 2011) 2011
  • NUR355 - Foundations Professional Nur (Fall Term 2010) 2010
  • NUR435 - Nursing of the Adult (Fall Term 2010) 2010
  • NUR435 - Nursing of the Adult (Fall Term 2010) 2010
  • NUR512 - Patho Adv Generalist (Summer Term 2010) 2010
  • NUR355 - Foundations Professional Nur (Spring Term 2010) 2010
  • NUR356L - Foundations Prof Nur Practicum (Spring Term 2010) 2010
  • NUR456L - Leader Management Practicum (Spring Term 2010) 2010
  • Awards And Honors

  • President's Diversity Champion Award (Faculty category), 2017
  • Summer Expo Award in Health Sciences Research (Research Mentor), 2016
  • Butler Williams Scholar, 2016
  • Top 5 Most Highly Cited Papers (2014 - 2016) Co-author, 2016
  • Most Outstanding Black Faculty Member, 2015
  • Nominee, Dean's Innovation in Teaching Award, 2015
  • Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Nurse Faculty Scholar, 2014
  • Top Abstract Submission, Behavioral Science Category, 2014
  • Nominee, Early Career Investigator Award, 2013
  • Nominee, Dean's Academic Nursing Early Career Award, 2013
  • Patient Centered Outcomes Research Institutional Award, 2012
  • Recognized among Who's Who in Alabama, 2011
  • Nominee, Health Literacy Innovative Program Award, 2011
  • Health Disparities Research Training Award Scholar, 2010
  • Early and Translational Investigator Mentorship Nominee, 2010
  • Charles Barkley Health Disparities Investigator Postdoctoral Award Recipient, 2009
  • Outstanding Graduate Student Award in PhD/ Nursing, 2009
  • Listed among "Who's Who in Birmingham", 2009
  • Poster Award Recipient, 2009
  • 1st Place Podium Presentation Award, 2008
  • Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Scholarship, 2008
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham Nursing Alumni Association Outstanding Graduate Student of the Year, 2008
  • Birmingham Regional Organization of Nurse Leaders' Graduate Scholarship, 2008
  • Alabama State Nurses Association Graduate Scholarship, 2008
  • Alabama Nurses Foundation Graduate Scholarship, 2008
  • Association of Nurses in AIDS Care Diversity Mentorship Scholarship, 2007
  • Eileen Marie Mahan Endowed Nursing Scholarship, 2007
  • Marie O'Koren Nursing Scholarship, 2007
  • Mable E. Lamb Endowed Nursing Scholarship, 2006
  • Alabama Board of Nursing Post Baccalaureate Scholarship, 2006
  • Gladys Farmer Colvin Endowed Nursing Scholarship, 2006
  • Benjamin & Roberta Russell Endowed Nursing Scholarship, 2006
  • Full Name

  • C Ann Gakumo