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Gyasi Moscou-Jackson, RN, MHS, PhD

Gyasi Moscou-Jackson

Doctoral Type:

PhD Alumni




Jerilyn Allen, ScD, RN, FAAN
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Dr.. Moscou-Jackson completed her PhD in the summer of 2015. Prior to enrollment in the PhD program she completed a Masters in Health Science with a focus in health communication at the Johns Hopkins University School of Public Health before completing her BSN degree at Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing.  Her dissertation, titled “Examination of Sleep in African-American Adults with Sickle Cell Disease,” focused on predictors and outcomes of insomnia symptoms in adults with sickle cell disease.

Dissertation Focus

Sickle Cell Disease, Sleep/Insomnia Symptomatology, Symptom Management

Major Achievement(s)

  • NIH/NINR F31 Predoctoral Individual Fellowship Award (2013-Present)
  • NIH/NINR T32 Cardiovascular Training Grant (2011-2013)
  • Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honors Society, Nu Beta Chapter 2009