Dr. Pallav Deka

Pallav Deka

Fellow

Assistant Professor and PhD Pipeline Program Coordinator
Health Promotion and Risk Reduction

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Dr. Pallav Deka’s research investigates strategies using modern technology and equipment for bringing about positive behavior changes through social engagement, an essential element for bringing about lifestyle/behavioral changes. Even though the beneficial effects of regular exercise is well known, it is a struggle for most people to adhere to recommended exercise guidelines. Deka’s is certified as an Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (AGACNP) by American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) and a Registered Nurse and Nurse Practitioner.

Research interests:

  • Exercise adherence
  • Heart failure
  • Cardiac patients

 

Classes taught:

NURS 300 and NURS 301: Face-to-face and online undergraduate Pathophysiology

Journal Reviewer:

  • European Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing (Impact Factor: 2.763)
  • Journal of Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation and Prevention (Impact Factor: 1.815)
  • Journal of Sports Medicine and Physical Fitness (Impact Factor: 1.215)
  • Heart and Lung (Impact Factor: 1.657)
  • British Medical Journal Global Health (Impact Factor: 19)
  • Journal of Rehabilitation Medicine (Impact Factor: 2.202)

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