The Catholic University of America

 Janice B. Griffin Agazio, PhD, CRNP, RN, FAANP, FAAN

Dr. Janice Agazio is currently Assistant Dean, Ordinary Professor, and the Director of the PhD and DNP programs at The Catholic University of America in the School of Nursing and an Associate Professor.  She retired from active duty in the Army Nurse Corps after twenty-two years of service following her assignment as Assistant Chief of Nursing Research Service at Walter Reed Army Medical Center.    She has specialized in pediatric nursing and is certified as a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner.  Her research includes issues related to military nursing care delivery and impact of military life upon families. She is currently the External Conway Research Scholar at Children’s National Medical Center in Washington, DC. Dr. Agazio is active in nursing professional organizations currently serving as Regional Coordinator for Region 12 of Sigma Theta Tau International, Chair of the Continuing Education Approval Committee for the Maryland Nurses Association, nominating committee for the Eastern Nursing Research Society, and a site visitor for the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education.  Active also in her community, she was appointed to the Howard County Veterans and Military Families commission. She is an active reviewer for nursing journals, and other grant and abstract review committees. Her publications and presentations have primarily related to her research on Korean-American families, technology-dependent children and their families, health promotion in working mothers; virtual reality simulation in education, and stress of hospitalization for children.  She provides consultation in qualitative methodologies; and quantitative descriptive, correlational, and experimental research designs.  

Dr. Agazio Curricula Vitae