Robyn Wojeck earned her BSN from the University of Miami in 2014 and her MSN from Vanderbilt University in 2015. While at the University of Miami, she was inducted into Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing as well as Mortar Board Honor Society. During her nursing studies, she was selected for the VA Learning Opportunities Residency (VALOR) program where she began working with veterans living with multiple chronic diseases. Additionally, Robyn worked as a research assistant during this time, which ignited her passion for nursing research. Upon graduation from Vanderbilt University with her MSN, Robyn began working as a Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) in the emergency department at several large, urban Level 1 Trauma Centers. Robyn is currently a PhD student at Duke University School of Nursing and her research interests focus on the impact of chronic illness, specifically in those living with autoimmune diseases.
Research/Clinical Practice Area: Jonas Scholar – Chronic Health
Dissertation: The Symptom Experience of Living with Systemic Sclerosis