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Colleen Keller

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Biography: 

Colleen Keller (PhD, FAHA, FAAN) is a Regents’ Professor and Foundation Professor in Women’s Health in the College of Nursing and Health Innovation. She is also the director of the Center for Healthy Outcomes in Aging and co-director of the T32 Transdisciplinary Training in health disparities science at Arizona State University. Her research interests include diet and physical exercise for vulnerable populations. 

Education: 
  • Family Nurse Practitioner, University of Texas-Arlington
  • Ph.D. University of New Mexico
  • M.S.N. The Ohio State University
  • B.S.N. Arizona State University
Research Interests: 

Diet and physical exercise for vulnerable populations.

Publications: 

For a current list of publications and research activity visit Experts.asu.edu.

Research Activity: 
Fall 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
NUR 799Dissertation
Spring 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
NUR 690Reading and Conference
Honors / Awards: 
  • Regents' Professor, 2011
  • ASU’s first Foundation Professor in Women’s Health, 2008
  • The Yellow Rose of Texas Award for Excellence in Education, 1998
  • Rosemary Kerr McKevitt Memorial Research Award, 1997
  • Outstanding Clinical Student Award, The University of Texas at Arlington, 1993
  • Service Award, Black Women's Task Force, 1992 Fellow, American Heart Association (elected), 1991
Service: 
  • College of Nursing and Healthcare Innovation Clinic, (2007 - Present)
  • Planning Committee, Member (2007 - Present)
  • Community Advisory Board Mujeres Prosumer, (2006 - Present)
  • Health Education Research, Reviewer (2006 - Present)
  • Planned Parenthood, (2005 - Present)
  • Advisory Board, (2005 - Present)
  • Nursing Research Committee, Member (2005 - Present)
  • Research Committee, (2005 - Present)
  • Research in Nursing and Health, Reviewer (2004 - Present)
  • American Journal of Preventive Medicine, Reviewer (2003 - Present)
  • Journal of American Women’s Medical Association, Reviewer (2001 - Present)
  • Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing, Reviewer (2001 - Present)
  • American Heart Association, Abstract Reviewer (2000 - Present)
  • Nursing Research, Reviewer (2000 - Present)
  • Southern Nursing Research Journal, Reviewer (1998 - Present)
  • Geriatric Nursing, (1996 - Present)
  • National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculty (NONPF), Abstract Reviewer (1996 - Present)
  • Women’s Health, Reviewer (1996 - Present)
  • American Heart Association, Collateral Reviewer (1995 - Present)
  • American Nurses Foundation, Collateral Reviewer (1995 - Present)
  • Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing, Reviewer (1995 - Present)
  • Sigma Theta Tau, Delta Alpha Chapter, Research Committee, Member (1995 - Present)
  • Southern Nurses Research Society, Abstract Reviewer (1995 - Present)
  • WB Saunders, Textbook Reviewer (1995 - Present)
  • American Association of Critical Care Nurses, (1992 - Present)
  • Sigma Theta Tau International, Collateral Reviewer (1992 - Present)
  • Search Committee, Member (2007 - 2008)
  • Search committee: College of Nursing and Healthcare Innovation, Chair (2007 - 2008)
  • 50th Anniversary Committee, Co-chair (2006 - 2008)
  • Geriatric Nursing, (2007 - 2007)
  • Planning Committee, (2007 - 2007)
  • Promotion and Tenure Committee, Member (2006 - 2007)
  • National Academies of Practice, (2006 - 2006)
  • Promotion and Tenure Committee, Member (2004 - 2006)
  • Ad Hoc committee, Co-chair (2005 - 2005)
  • Alamo Advisory Board, (2004 - 2005)
  • Mini-Medical School Planning Committee, Member (2004 - 2005)
  • President’s Clinical Excellence Award Committee, Member (2004 - 2005)
  • American Heart Association, Behavior Science, (2003 - 2005)
  • General Clinical Research Center Advisory Committee, Member (2001 - 2005)
  • Planned Parenthood, (1996 - 2005)
  • American Heart Association, (1994 - 2005)
  • University Physician’s Group-Geriatric clinic, (2004 - 2005)
  • American College of Sports Medicine, (2004 - 2004)
  • Deans Committee, Member (2002 - 2004)
  • Executive Committee, Member (2002 - 2004)
  • University of Texas Health Science Center, Interim Dean (2002 - 2004)
  • Department of Family Nursing Care, Chair (2001 - 2004)
  • Biomedical Research Foundation, (2002 - 2003)
  • Policy Advisory Board, (2002 - 2003)
  • Joint PhD Subcommittee, Member (2000 - 2002)
  • Ella Austin Community Health Clinic, (1995 - 2002)
  • Search Committee, Chair (2001 - 2001)
  • Department of Family Nursing Care, Interim Chair (2000 - 2001)
  • Search Committee Chairman, Chair (2000 - 2001)
  • Committee on Graduate Studies, Member (1999 - 2001)
  • IRG (Institutional Review for Grants), Member (1998 - 2001)
  • Program Committee (Graduate), Member (1999 - 2000)
  • Research Committee, Chair (1999 - 2000)
  • Research University of Texas Health Science Center, Associate Director (1999 - 2000)
  • Search Committee, Chair (1999 - 2000)
  • Statistical Scientist Search Committee, Chair (1999 - 2000)
  • Promotion and Tenure Committee, Chair (1998 - 2000)
  • American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Nominations Committee, Member (1997 - 2000)
  • American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Research Committee, Member (1997 - 2000)
  • American Heart Association, Collateral Reviewer (1995 - 2000)
  • Institutional Review Board, Member (1995 - 2000)