Wendy Miller is director of the Social Network Health Research Lab at the IU School of Nursing, where she oversees interdisciplinary projects that focus on capturing patient voice. Her independent program of research is focused on generating knowledge that will advance the state of the science in the area of chronic disease self-management, with particular emphasis on the population of adults with epilepsy. Specifically, she focuses on improving the quality of life of people with epilepsy via patient-centered interventions.
Her research program consists of an interdisciplinary team involving researchers from nursing, public health, informatics, law, and medicine. Miller has a specific interest in complex systems analysis of social media data/big data. She is also experienced in tool development.
Areas of Expertise
Epilepsy, nursing, critical care nursing, adult health/nursing, big data research, chronic disease self-management.