Deborah Chyun

Ph.D., RN, FAHA, FAAN

Dean and Professor

She/Her/Hers


Research/Scholarship Interests

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Diabetes

Honors & Awards

  • 2014: The John W. Rowe Professorship in Successful Aging
  • 2014: Fellow, New York Academy of Medicine
  • November 2013: 2013 Distinguished Nurse Researcher Award, Foundation of New York State Nurses
  • October 2013: 90 Nurses for 90 Years. (Alumni recognition award). Yale University School of Nursing
  • 2013-2014: Fellow, Leadership for Academic Nursing Program, American Association of Colleges of Nursing, Washington, D.C.
  • October 2012: Vernice Ferguson Faculty Scholar, NYU College of Nursing
  • November 2008: Fellow of the American Academy of Nursing
  • November 2006: Dorothy Sexton Mentorship Award. Delta Mu Chapter, Sigma Theta Tau
  • September 2002: Fellow of the American Heart Association and the Council on Cardiovascular Nursing
  • June 2002: Distinguished Alumna Award, Yale University School of Nursing
  • November 1999: Finalist, American Heart Association, Council on Cardiovascular Nursing, Martha N. Hill New Investigator Award
  • 1998: Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship in Geriatric Nursing Research. The John A. Hartford Foundation Institute for Geriatric Nursing, Division of Nursing, School of Education, New York University

Selected Publications

Publications on PubMed

Contact Information
Emaildeborah.chyun@uconn.edu
Phone860-486-4887
Office LocationSH 205
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