Wayne State University
April Hazard Vallerand

April Hazard Vallerand

RoBUST Steering Committee

april.vallerand@wayne.edu

313-577-0359

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https://nursing.wayne.edu/profile/ag1605

April Hazard Vallerand

April Hazard Vallerand Ph.D., RN, FAAN, College of Nursing Alumni Endowed Professor at Wayne State University has focused her research on understanding the factors that affect functional status and the barriers to improving pain management in patients with pain in a variety of settings. Her current research project, which was funded by the National Cancer Institute, focuses on improving functional status in African Americans with cancer pain.

Area of Expertise

  • Pain Management
  • Pharmacologic Management of Chronic Pain
  • The Use of Opioids to Manage Chronic Pain

Department

Nursing

School/College

College of Nursing