Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

Year Title Altmetric
2019 How family caregivers of persons with advanced cancer assist with upstream healthcare decision-making: A qualitative studyPLoS ONE.  14. 2019
2019 Trust but Verify: Exploring the Role of Treatment-Related Information and Patient-Physician Trust in Shared Decision Making Among Patients with Metastatic Breast CancerJournal of Cancer Education2019
2019 What Is Important When Making Treatment Decisions in Metastatic Breast Cancer? A Qualitative Analysis of Decision-Making in Patients and OncologistsOncologist2019
2018 Factors Associated with Family Caregivers' Confidence in Future Surrogate Decision Making for Persons with CancerJournal of Palliative Medicine.  21:1705-1712. 2018
2018 Incongruence between women's survey- and interview-determined decision control preferences: A mixed methods study of decision-making in metastatic breast cancerPSYCHO-ONCOLOGY.  27:1950-1957. 2018
2018 Mind-Body Interventions for Individuals With Heart Failure: A Systematic Review of Randomized TrialsJournal of Cardiac Failure.  24:186-201. 2018
2018 Lay navigation across the cancer continuum for older cancer survivors: Equally beneficial for Black and White survivors?Journal of Geriatric Oncology2018
2018 Surrogates’ Perceptions of Service Quality While Making Decisions for ICU PatientsWestern Journal of Nursing Research2018
2017 Mind-body interventions for individuals with heart failure: A systematic review of randomized trialsJournal of Cardiac Failure.  24:186-201. 2017
2016 Differences between women's preferred and actual experience with 'shared decision-making': A mixed method studyJournal of Clinical Oncology2016
2016 “An addendum to breast cancer”: the triple negative experienceSupportive Care in Cancer.  24:3715-3721. 2016
2015 Biologic, demographic, and social factors affecting triple negative breast cancer outcomesClinical Journal of Oncology Nursing.  19:62-67. 2015
2014 The Practical Use of the Latest Standards of Electrocardiography (PULSE) Trial: Nursing-focused intervention improves nurses' knowledge and quality of ECG monitoringCirculation2014
2012 Exploration of women's experiences with triple-negative breast cancerCancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers, & Prevention2012
2011 Casual attribution among cancer survivors of the ten most common cancersJournal of Psychosocial Oncology2011
2011 Causal attribution among cancer survivors of the 10 most common cancersJournal of Psychosocial Oncology.  29:121-140. 2011
2010 Unnecessary arrhythmia monitoring and underutilization of ischemia and QT interval monitoring in current clinical practice: Baseline results of the practical use of the latest standards for electrocardiography trialJournal of Electrocardiology.  43:542-547. 2010
2010 Deficiencies in nurses' knowledge of electrocardiographic monitoring: Baseline results of the PULSE TrialAmerican Journal of Critical Care2010
2010 Deficiencies in nurses' knowledge and substandard practice related to ECG monitoring: Baseline results of the PULSE TrialEuropean Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing2010
2003 "Openings"Side by Side. Boston: Dana Farber Cancer Institute2003
1992 The role of women's movements in democratic transition: A case study of BrazilSwords & Ploughshares: A Chronicle of International Affairs.  2. 1992
Incongruence between women’s survey- & interview-determined decision control preferences
Modifiable factors of family caregivers’ confidence in making potential future surrogate decisions for persons with cancer

Education And Training

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing Science, Yale University 2014
  • Master of Nursing in Psychiatric / Mental Health Nurse / Nursing, Yale University 2009
  • Master of Public Health in Family and Community Services, Harvard University 2006
  • Master of Education in Psychology, Harvard University 1997
  • Master of Arts in Development Economics and International Development, American University 1995
  • Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and Government, University of Delaware 1989
  • Awards And Honors

  • Outstanding Work, 2018
  • Research Scholar, 2017
  • Scholarly Dissemination Award, 2016
  • Center Scholar, 2016
  • Roberts Scholar, 2016
  • Connecticut Holistic Association Prize, 2015
  • Excellence in Diversity Award, 2015
  • Roberts Scholar, 2015
  • Roberts Scholar, 2014
  • Excellence in Diversity Award, 2014
  • Graduate Student Assembly Award, 2014
  • McLeod-Blue-Skye Nursing Scholarship, 2014
  • Virginia McCorkle Scholarship, 2014
  • Doctoral Degree Scholarship in Cancer Nursing, 2014
  • "90 Nurses for 90 Years" Award, 2013
  • McLeod-Blue-Skye Nursing Scholarship, 2013
  • Doctoral Degree Scholarship in Cancer Nursing, 2013
  • Susan G. Komen for the Cure Disparities Training Grant, 2013
  • Doctoral Degree Scholarship in Cancer Nursing, 2012
  • Susan G. Komen for the Cure Disparities Training Grant, 2012
  • Susan G. Komen for the Cure Disparities Training Grant, 2011
  • Lorraine G. Spranzo Scholarship, 2011
  • AACN/Johnson & Johnson Minority Nurse Faculty Scholarship, 2011
  • AACN/Johnson & Johnson Minority Nurse Faculty Scholarship, 2010
  • AACN/Johnson & Johnson Minority Nurse Faculty Scholarship, 2009
  • Sigma Theta Tau Rising Star of Scholarship and Research, 2009
  • Professional Nurse Trainee Scholarship, 2009
  • Yale School of Nursing Scholarship, 2009
  • Janssen Scholar, 2008
  • Sigma Theta Tau Induction, 2008
  • Professional Nurse Trainee Scholarship, 2008
  • Yale School of Nursing Scholarship, 2008
  • Professional Nurse Trainee Scholarship, 2007
  • Yale School of Nursing Scholarship, 2007
  • Yale School of Nursing Scholarship, 2006
  • Harvard Club of Delaware Scholarship, 2005
  • Louis and Ida Tatelman Award, 2005
  • Harvard Club of Delaware Scholarship, 1996
  • Full Name

  • Yasemin Turkman