Christian
N. Nouryan, MA

About the researcher:

Specialty:

Geriatrics

Research Interests:

  • Working with geriatric fellows to develop and submit abstracts, posters and manuscripts.
  • Assisting a variety of departments throughout the health system in research design, implementation and analysis.
  • Grant submissions, data collection and analysis for large scale multi-year randomized trials.

Research focus:

Research training opportunities for residents and fellows

  • Collaborative research with several departments within the health system including: Oncology, Geriatrics, Rehabilitation, Biostatistics, Cardiothoracic Surgery, Home Care, Cardiology, Pharmacy, Emergency Department and Palliative Care. 
  • Randomized trials, chart reviews, and surveys.

Education

Hofstra University

Degree: MA
Field of study: Industrial/Organisational Pyschology

Honors and awards

2015 - 2017

Fan Fox and Leslie R. Samuels Foundation - Improving quality of life for older adults in Queens, NY: An outpatient collaborative team model for an innovative breast cancer and aging program.

2015 - 2017

Manhasset women's coalition against breast cancer - Improving quality of life for older adults in Long Island, NY with breast cancer: An outpatient collaborative team model for an innovative breast cancer and aging program.

2014 - 2016

PCORI - Telehealth self-management program in older adults living with heart failure in health disparity communities

Publications

  • Hall MH, Esposito RA, Pekmezaris R, Lesser M, Moravick D, Jahn L, Blenderman R, Akerman M, Nouryan CN, Hartman AR. Cardiac surgery nurse practitioner home visits prevent coronary artery bypass graft readmissions. Ann Thorac Surg. 2014;97(5):1488-93; discussion 1493-5.
  • Robles-Suarez J, Sinvani LD, Rosen L, Nouryan CN, Wolf-Klein G. Hydration Status of Long Term Care Residents Rehospitalized Within 30 Days of Hospital Discharge. In Press - The Journal of Nursing Home Research Sciences. In Press - Published on line 12/2014.
  • Araw AC, Araw AM, Pekmezaris R, Nouryan CN, Sison C, Tommasulo B, Wolf-Klein GP. Medical orders for life-sustaining treatment: is it time yet? Palliat Support Care. 2014;12(2):101-5.
  • Sinvani LD, Beizer J, Akerman M, Pekmezaris R, Nouryan C, Lutsky L, Cal C, Dlugacz Y, Masick K, Wolf-Klein G. Medication reconciliation in continuum of care transitions: a moving target. J Am Med Dir Assoc. 2013;14(9):668-72.
  • Sinvani, LD; Nouryan, CN; Pekmezaris, R; Wolf-Klein, G. Vitamins and Dietary Supplements: Controversy and Confusion. Clinical Geriatrics 2013; 21(5).