Joseph Janakes, Frank Akpati, and Angela Sojobi (all Nursing) all successfully defended their doctorates in Nursing Dissertations. Their topics were as follows:
- Joseph Janakes: “The Effects of Real-Time Computerized Needle Tip Location Feedback on State Anxiety and Immediate Performance of Simulated Ultrasound-Guided Regional Anesthesia”
- Frank Akpati: "Investigating Acculturation, Health-Promoting Lifestyle, and Health Status Among Nigerian Immigrants in the United States"
- Angela Sojobi: “Social Support of Mexican Immigrant Women with Gestational Diabetes Mellitus: A Constructivist Grounded Theory Study”