BSN, Nursing, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 1988
Principal Investigator, NIA R01 AG046217-01, Function and Behavior Focused Care for Nursing Home Residents with Dementia (2013-2018)
Co-Investigator, Stulman Foundation, Dissemination of Function Focused Care in Assisted Living (2013-2014)
Co-Investigator, NINR R21, Testing the Feasibility and Impact of Function Focused Care for Trauma Recovery (2013-2015)
Galik, E., Resnick, B., Hammersla, M., & Brightwater, J. (in press). Optimizing function and physical activity among nursing home residents with dementia: testing the impact of Function Focused Care. The Gerontologist.
Galik, E., & Resnick, B. (2013). Psychotropic medication use and association with physical and psychosocial outcomes in nursing home residents. Journal of Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing, 20(3), 244-252.
Resnick, B., Galik, E., & Boltz, M. (2013). Function focused care approaches: literature review of progress and future possibilities. Journal of the American Medical Directors Association, 14(5), 313-318.
Primary Teaching Areas:
NURS 687: Comprehensive Health Assessment of the Older Adult
Adult Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner Program
Academic & Professional Activities:
2013-Present: Regular Member of Graduate Faculty, University of Maryland, Baltimore