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Abbie Kirkendall, Ph.D.

Associate Professor


Dr. Kirkendall completed her PhD in Social Welfare from State University of New York at Buffalo. A former hospice inpatient and home care social worker Professor Kirkendall's research focus includes end-of-life care for the elderly and for older individuals with intellectual disabilities, and the influence of organizational behavior on the provision of long-term care.