Meagan Whisenant, Ph.D.  APRN
Meagan Whisenant, Ph.D. APRN
The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
Titles & Positions

  • Assistant Professor

  • John S. Dunn, Sr., Distinguished Professor in Oncology Nursing



Grant Information

Grant ID: RR200054
Grant Mechanism: 
Recruitment of First-Time, Tenure-Track Faculty Members
Recruited From: 
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Date Awarded: 
May 20, 2020
Grant Amount: 

Meagan Whisenant, Ph.D., APRN, is an assistant professor who studies symptoms associated with chronic disease and behavioral interventions for improving the patient and family caregiver symptom experience. Her work involves studying the measurement of disease- and treatment-related symptoms, variability in symptom trajectories, and methods for implementing routine symptom monitoring and management in clinical care, including patient-reported outcomes instrument development and testing. Dr. Whisenant develops and tests the usefulness of behavioral and mHealth interventions for managing the symptom experience across chronic disease settings.

Read More