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Chandylen L. NightingaleWake Forest School of Medicine

Chandylen L. Nightingale

Assistant Professor,

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Department: 336-716-2011


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Chandylen L. Nightingale

Chandylen L. Nightingale

Assistant Professor, Social Sciences & Health Policy
Office of Women in Medicine and Science
Sticht Center on Aging

Research Interests

Caregivers; Head and Neck Neoplasms; Self Concept; Mental Health; Social Support
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Contact Information

Department: 336-716-2011


Recent Publications

Contextual and stress process factors associated with head and neck cancer caregivers' physical and psychological well-being. Paek MS, Nightingale CL, Tooze JA, Milliron BJ, Weaver KE, Sterba KR.. Eur J Cancer Care (Engl). 2018;27(2):e12833.

A prospective biopsychosocial investigation into head and neck cancer caregiving. Nightingale CL, Pereira DB, Curbow BA, Wingard JR, Carnaby GD.. Biol Res Nurs. 2017;19(1):87-96.

Barriers and facilitators associated with colonoscopy completion in individuals with multiple chronic conditions: a qualitative study. Sultan S, Partin MR, Shah P, LeLaurin J, Freytes IM, Nightingale CL, Fesperman SF, Curbow BA, Beyth RJ.. Patient Prefer Adherence. 2017;11():985-994.

Burden, quality of life, and social support in caregivers of patients undergoing radiotherapy for head and neck cancer: a pilot study. Nightingale CL, Curbow BA, Wingard JR, Pereira DB, Carnaby GD.. Chronic Illn. 2016;12(3):236-245.

Interest in wellness programs among caregivers of head and neck cancer patients [abstract]. Nightingale C, Weaver K, Tooze J, Milliron BJ, Paek MS, Sterba K.. Psychooncology. 2015;24(Suppl 2):189.

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