Health Related Quality of Life
Cross-cultural health care
Genetics/Genomics Nursing Education
Advance Adult Health Nursing
Essentials of Professional Nursing Practice
Genetics Program for Nursing Faculty supported by National Human Genome Research Institute of the NIH and the Cincinnati Children's Hospital in Cincinnati, Ohio
Proposed, developed and coordinated collaboration agreement and activities between Eastern Michigan University School of Nursing and the National Yang-Ming University (NYMU) School of Nursing in Taipei, Taiwan (2004-2007)
Virginia M. Lan
Postdoctoral Research Fellowship - NIH/NIA Public Health and Aging - University of Michigan
PhD - University of Michigan
MSN - Catholic University of America, School of Nursing
BSN - University of the Philippines
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Pu, C-Y., Lan, C-F., Chou, Y-J., Lan, V. M., & Lang, H-C. (2007). Are people more willingto gamble as death is near? Comparison of standard gambling scores among five cancers. Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstrct=945724
Pu, C-Y., Lan, V. M., Chou, Y-J., & Lan, C-F. (in press). The crowding-out effects of tobacco and alcohol where expenditures are low: Analyzing expenditure data for Taiwan. Social Science and Medicine.
Pu. C-Y., Lan, V. M., Lan, C-F., & Lang, H-C. (in press). The determinants of traditional Chinese medicine and acupuncture utilization for cancer patients with simultaneous conventional treatment. European Journal of Cancer Care.
Clark, J. & Lan, V. M. (2004). Heart failure patient learning needs after hospital discharge. Applied Nursing Research, 17(3), 150-157.
Lan, V. M. (2003). Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS). In S. Price and L. Wilson (Eds.) Pathophysiology: Clinical concepts of disease processes (pp. 173-189). St. Louise: Mosby.
Su, Y.L., Sheng, W.Y., Chiu, L.F. & Lan, V. M. (1992). A survey on nurses' knowledge and attitude toward caring for AIDS patients in a teaching hospital, VGH Nursing, 9(4), 429-440.
Lan, V. M. (1988). American students' transcultural nursing experiences at VGH: An evaluation, VGH Nursing, 5(4), 349-356.
Lan, V.M. (1988). Precautions nurses should take to minimize risks of acquired infections. VGH Nursing, 5(1), 85-88.
Lan, V.M. (1986). The value of cultural assessment in quality nursing care, VGH Nursing, 3(2), 170-174.
Lan, V.M. Survey of Genetics Content in Baccalaureate Nursing Programs in Asian Countries. Podium presentation at the International Society of Nurses in Genetics (ISONG) Conference, October 11, 2006, Bourbon Hotel, New Orleans.
Lan, V.M. Survey of Genetics Content in BSN Programs in the Philippines: Preliminary report. Paper presented at the 15th Annual Eastern Michigan Scholarly Achievement Day, McKenny Union, Ypsilanti, Michigan, March 8, 2006
Lan, V.M. Genomics Research: Implications for Nursing Practice and Education. National Yang-Ming University School of Nursing, September 23, 2004
Lan, V.M., Liang, J., Chang, M.C., Lin, H.S., & Chuang, I.L. Transitions in functional status among the elderly in Taiwan. Paper presented at the Midwest Nursing Research Society 22nd Annual Research Conference in Columbus, Ohio, March 31, 1998
Editorial/Review Activities: Journals
Applied Nursing Research, 2003-present
Online Journal of Nursing Issues (OJIN) 1996-2006
Midwest Nursing Research Society (MNRS), Membership
Sigma Theta Tau International, Rho & Eta Rho Chapters, Membership
International Society of Nurses in Genetics, Membership
Gerontological Society of America, Membership