Skip to main content

Cheryl Brohard

Brohard

Cheryl Brohard, PhD, RN, AOCN, CHPCA, CNS-ONC

Assistant Professor

  • PhD  University of Utah College of Nursing 2012
  • MSN  Case Western Reserve University Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing 1988
  • BSN  Ohio Wesleyan University Riverside School of Nursing 1981

Phone: 832-842-2960

Email: cbrohard@uh.edu

Office Hours:  Request appointment by email

Professional Expertise:

Certified Advanced Oncology Nurse, Certified Hospice and Palliative Care Administrator, ELNEC educator, Gerontology Certificate; Leadership and Management

Research Interest: 

Advance care planning, end-of-life, symptom management with oncology patients, life review and autobiographical memory

Funded Research:

1/1/2017 – 12/31/2018  C. Brohard (PI).  Building Simulation Capacity for Palliative Care grant from the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board, $155,017 award.

Publications:

Brohard, C. (Projected 2017). Initial efficacy testing of an autobiographical memory intervention on advance care planning for people with terminal cancer. Oncology Nursing Forum.  Accepted for publication.

Brohard, C. and Anderson, C. (2015). In Berry, P., Martinez, H. and Sutermaster, D. J. (Eds.), Study Guide for the Hospice and Palliative Registered Nurse, 4th ed. Dubuque, IA: Kendall Hunt Publishing Co.

Brohard, C. and Anderson, C. (2015). An overview of hospice and palliative care.  In Martinez, H. and Berry, P. (Eds.), Core Curriculum for the Hospice and Palliative Nurse Registered Nurse, 4th ed. Dubuque, IA: Kendall Hunt Publishing Co.

Brohard, C. (2014). Maximizing Outpatient Chemotherapy Reimbursement.  In Mary Gullatte (Ed.), Clinical Guide to Antineoplastic Therapy: A Chemotherapy Handbook, 3rd ed. Sudbury, Massachusetts:  Oncology Nursing Society and Jones & Bartlett Publishers.

Brohard, C. (2013). Grief. In Connie Henke Yarbro, Debra Wujcik, & Barbara Holmes Gobel (Eds.), Cancer Symptom Management, 4th ed. Burlington, Massachusetts:  Oncology Nursing Society and Jones & Bartlett Publishers.

Presentations:

Brohard, C. (2017, July). Effectiveness of High Fidelity Simulation on Undergraduate Nursing Students’ End-Of-Life Competency. Poster session presented at the Oncology Nursing Society’s 42nd Annual Congress Connections:  Elevate your Passion Advance Our Profession, Denver, CO. 

Moreland, E. & Brohard, C. (2017, June). Joining Forces with Simulation – The Use of Simulated Experiences to Incorporate Veteran Care Competencies into an accelerated undergraduate nursing program. Poster session presented at the International Nursing Association for Clinical Simulation and Learning: Simulation 2.0 Designing the Future, Washington, D.C.

Brohard, C. (2017, June). Incorporating End-Of-Life Competencies into Simulation. Poster session presented at the International Nursing Association for Clinical Simulation and Learning: Simulation 2.0 Designing the Future, Washington, D.C.

Brohard, C. (2017, May). Using Memories to Facilitate Advance Care Planning with People with Terminal Cancer. Paper presented at the International Conference on Cancer Nursing: Merging Research and Practice Across the Globe, Anaheim, CA.

Brohard Conference

Dr. Brohard presentation at International Conference of Cancer Nurses, July 2017