University of Kentucky, Lexington (United States of America)
Dr. Chung is a Professor and a Co-director of the RICH Heart Research Program at the University of Kentucky College of Nursing. She is internationally recognized as a leading nurse researcher who has advanced the state of the science in research on the patient with cardiovascular disease and their caregiver dyads. Dr. Chung’s collaboration on novel dyadic interventions to improve patients and family caregiver in cardiovascular disease outcomes with investigators across Europe and Asia have had a global impact. Her successful program research has been continuously funded by the National Institute of Nursing Research and the American Heart Association. Dr. Chung has been recognized for her excellence in cardiovascular nursing research by multiple awards. She is a fellow in the American Heart Association and the American Academy of Nursing, and an inductee of the Sigma Theta Tau International Nurse Researcher Hall of Fame.