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Carla Hermann PhD, RN

Professor
MSN Program Director

Life Sciences 202
Phone: (812) 941-2220
carherm@iu.edu

Biography

Carla Hermann, PhD, RN is Professor and MSN Program Director at Indiana University Southeast School of Nursing. Dr. Hermann has over 30 years of experience teaching nursing students at the baccalaureate, masters and doctoral levels. She was previously director of a PhD in nursing program at a research intensive university. She has been a Principal Investigator and co-Principal Investigator on numerous grants focused on spirituality, quality of life and symptom management in patients near the end of life. Dr. Hermann has been involved in numerous interprofessional educational endeavors. She was a co-investigator on a National Cancer Institute-funded project that designed, implemented and evaluated a comprehensive educational program for nursing, medical, social work and chaplaincy students. Her current project involves training interprofessional teams from across the United States in methods to design and implement programs to improve palliative care for individuals with cancer. Dr. Hermann’s volunteer work focuses on providing services for individuals with cancer and for hospice patients and their caregivers.

Academic Background

  • Doctorate

    • University of Kentucky, Lexington, USA
    • Doctor of Philosophy, Major in Research
  • Masters

    • University of Kentucky, Lexington, USA
    • Masters of Science in Nursing, Major in Nursing Education
  • Bachelors

    • University of Louisville, Louisville, USA
    • Bachelors of Science in Nursing, Major in Nursing

Professional Interests

Teaching

Nursing research; Nursing education; Oncology and palliative care; Adult nursing

Research

Quality of life in patients near the end of life; Symptom management in advanced cancer patients; Spiritual needs of patients; Interprofessional Education 

Publications

Journal Articles

  • Hines-Martin, V., Starks, S., Hermann, C., Smith, M., & Chatman, J.M. (2019). Understanding culture in context: An important next step for patient emotional well-being and nursing. Nursing Clinics of North America, 54 (4), 609-623.
  • Hermann, C.P., Keeney, C.E., Looney, S.W. (2016). A longitudinal perspective of the symptom experience of patients with lung cancer near the end of life. Journal of Hospice and Palliative Nursing, 18 (2), 100-107.
  • Hermann, C.P., Head, B.A., Black, K., & Singleton, K. (2016). Preparing nursing students for interprofessional practice: The interdisciplinary curriculum for oncology palliative care education. Journal of Professional Nursing, 32 (1), 62-71.

Campus Events

Volleyball vs. St. Mary-of-the-Woods

Volleyball vs. St. Mary-of-the-Woods

September 17th, 2021

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Women’s Tennis vs. TBA

Women’s Tennis vs. TBA

September 18th, 2021

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Men’s Tennis vs. TBA

Men’s Tennis vs. TBA

September 18th, 2021

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

CANCELED: Family Day Out: Louisville Science Center

CANCELED: Family Day Out: Louisville Science Center

September 18th, 2021

10:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Volleyball vs. (RV)Indiana University Kokomo

Volleyball vs. (RV)Indiana University Kokomo

September 18th, 2021

12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

IU Football vs. Cincinnati

IU Football vs. Cincinnati

September 18th, 2021

12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

IU Southeast Drive-in Movie Night: Black Widow

IU Southeast Drive-in Movie Night: Black Widow

September 18th, 2021

8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Sigma Kappa EC Meeting

Sigma Kappa EC Meeting

September 19th, 2021

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Sigma Kappa Informal Meeting

Sigma Kappa Informal Meeting

September 19th, 2021

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Weekly Home Group Meetings

Weekly Home Group Meetings

September 19th, 2021

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Monday Bible Study

Monday Bible Study

September 20th, 2021

12:15 PM - 1:15 PM

The Fabulous Equinox Orchestra

The Fabulous Equinox Orchestra

September 20th, 2021

7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

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