Angela Starkweather

Ph.D., RN, ACNP-BC, CNRN, FAAN

Professor

Associate Dean for Academic Affairs

She/Her/Hers


The Center for Accelerating Precision Pain Self-Management (CAPPS-M)

The purpose of the NINR funded Center for Accelerating Precision Pain Self-Management (P20NR016605) at the University of Connecticut School of Nursing (UConn SON) is to advance theory-based symptom SM interventions, with a focus on pain, and improve pain self-management and health outcomes in diverse populations with acute and chronic pain.

Research/Scholarship Interests

  • Addiction
  • Aging
  • Cancer
  • Cognitive function
  • Exposome
  • Epigenetics
  • Genomics
  • Mechanisms of persistent symptoms
  • Microbiome
  • Pain genetics
  • Pain mechanisms
  • Pain interventions and management
  • Symptoms/Symptom clusters

Honors & Awards

  • 2017: Virginia Henderson Award for Excellence in Research, Connecticut Nursing Association
  • 2014: Outstanding Faculty Mentor Award, Research Scholars Program
  • 2014: Fellow of the American Academy of Nursing
  • 2011: Future of Nursing Leadership Award, Virginia Nurses Association

Selected Publications

Google Scholar

Contact Information
Emailangela.starkweather@uconn.edu
Phone860-486-2633
Office LocationSH 204
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