Dr. Walton is currently an Assistant Professor at the University of Hartford. She was awarded the Jonas Nurse Scholar Program Scholarship. Dr. Walton holds a PhD in nursing, a master's degree in nursing, and a bachelor of science in nursing from the University of Connecticut. Dr. Walton's research interests include improving quality of life for people with dementia, improving care for people with psychiatric needs, and research related to enhancing the scholarship of teaching in the nursing profession.
Title : Presentation Improving transitions of care for persons with dementia from the hospital to the long-term care setting: A mixed methods study