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Faith S. Luyster, PhD


Research Assistant Professor
Health and Community Systems


    School of Nursing
415 Victoria Hall
3500 Victoria St
Pittsburgh, PA 15261

Phone: 412-383-7293
Fax: 412-624-1201
Email: fsl3@pitt.edu

Research

My research focuses on the impact of sleep disorders on health outcomes and treatment management in chronic disorders. I currently have an NIH Mentored Career Development Award (K23) in which I will be developing and testing a motivational intervention that includes significant others aimed at improving adherence to continuous positive airway pressure therapy (CPAP) in those with sleep apnea.

Teaching

I have taught NUR2000 Research for Evidence Based Practice I.

Service

I am a member of the Sleep Research Society and American Academy of Sleep Medicine.

Education

PhDKent State University, Kent, OH
Experimental Psychology
MAKent State University, Kent, OH
Experimental Psychology
BAMuskingum College, New Concord, OH
Psychology

 

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