Barbara Beacham, PhD, MSN

Institute on Community Integration
6-175 Weaver-Densford Hall
308 Harvard Street SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455
Phone: 612-624-6658
Email: [email protected]
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Last Updated: September 28, 2018


Discipline Coordinators: Nursing
Project/Program/Clinic Contacts: LEND Core Faculty - Pediatric Nursing Practitioner PhD program
Discipline(s): Nursing-Family/Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
AUCD Council Membership: No Council Membership
Research: Family management of children with chronic health conditions, development of self-care and health care autonomy, mixed methods.
Education: PhD, University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, 2013
MSN, Seton Hall University (Pediatric Care Nurse Practioner), 2003
BSN, Thomas Edison State College (Nursing), 1998
AS, Helene Fuld School of Nursing, Mercer County Community College, 1994
Service: Co-operative Membership: Child and Family Health


Dr. Beacham received her PhD from the University of Pennsylvania in August 2013 and currently a post-doctoral fellow training in Behavioral Nursing Research at Indiana University School of Nursing. Her dissertation, "Perspectives of Family Management from School-Aged Children with Chronic Health Conditions: Through the Eyes of the Children", was funded by the National Institute of Nursing Research (T32NR007100 and F31NR011524). Her dissertation described the views of children 8-13 years old with a variety of chronic health conditions.