Ph.D. University of Iowa College of Nursing. 1992.
M.A. University of Iowa College of Nursing. 1978.
B.S. Mt. Mercy College. 1974.
Dr. Titler’s program of research centers on health services research with a focus in translation and implementation science, and outcomes effectiveness research targeting older adults. As a result of her expertise, she has received federal and foundation funding for her research, serves on NIH and AHRQ study section, and has published numerous clinical and research articles on evidence based practice and translation science. Additionally, Dr. Titler has provided educational and consultation services to national and international communities including Tri-Services Nursing Research, NIH, Veterans Healthcare Administration, and Singapore Ministry of Health.
Cullen, L., Titler, M.G., Rempel, G.. An advanced education program promoting Evidence-Based Practice. Western Journal of Nursing Research (In press)
Herr, K., Titler, M., Fine., Sanders., Cavanaugh, J., Swegle, J., Forcucci, C.. Assessing and treating pain in hospices: State of current evidence-based practices. Journal of Pain and Symptom Management, 39(5):803-819, 2010.
Fine, P., Herr, K., Titler, M., Cavanaugh, J., Sanders, S., Swegle, J., Forcucci, C.. The Cancer Pain Practice Index (CPPI): A measure of evidence-based practice adherence for cancer pain management in older adults in hospice care. Journal of Pain and Symptom Management, 39(5):191-802, 2010.
Titler, M.G., Moore, J. Evidence-Based Practice: A civilian perspective. Nursing Research, 59(1):S1-S6, 2010.
Titler, M.G. (Guest Editor) January/February Supplemental Issue. Research to Practice in the Military Healthcare System, Nursing Research, 59(1), (s1suppl), 2010.
Titler, M.G.. Translation science and context. Research and Theory for Nursing Practice, 24(1):35-55, 2010.
Kerr, P., Shever, L. L., Titler, M., Qin, R., Kim, T., & Picone, D. M.. The unique contribution of the nursing intervention pain management on length of stay in older patients undergoing hip procedures. Applied Nursing Research, 23(1):36-44, 2010.