Yuki Asakura

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Name
Yuki Asakura
E-mail
y-asakurauhe.ac.jp
Job title
Nurse Scientist/ Palliative Care Advanced Practice Nurse
Degree
PhD

Profile

Dr. Yuki Asakura has more than 25 years of nursing experience in oncology and bone marrow transplant.

She earned her PhD from the University of Colorado in 2013. She has specialized knowledge in ethics, palliative care, and quality of life, caring praxis, and has teaching experience in research methods, statistics, quality improvement, and ethics.

She currently provides palliative care consultation at Parker Adventist Hospital as an advanced practice nurse, and serve as a nurse scientist at Penrose-St. Francis Health Services.

Dr. Asakura is also an evidence review member and the Scientific articles for Oncology Nursing Society, and a research committee chair and communication committee chair for the Metro Denver Chapter of Oncology Nursing Society.

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Jun 2018
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Today
Nurse Scientist, Professional Development, Parker Adventist Hospital
 
Nov 2017
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Today
Adjunct Assistant Professor, College of Nursing, University of Colorado
 
Jul 2016
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Today
Nurse Scientist, Nursing Administration, Penrose-St. Francis Health Services
 
Apr 2015
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Today
Assistant Professor adjunct, School of Nursing, University of Human Environments
 
Dec 2013
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Today
Advanced Practice Nurse, Palliative care, Parker Adventist Hospital
 

Awards & Honors

 
Oct 2018
National Magnet Nurse of the Year Award, American Nurses Credentialing Center
 
Feb 2018
Judy Lentz Oncology Scholarship, Hospice and Palliative Care Nurses Association
 
Feb 2017
Palliative care Advanced Practice Nurse, Mission Achievement Award, Parker Adventist Hospital
 
May 2016
Nightingale Luminary Award, Colorado Nurses Foundation
 
Nov 2017
Mentorship Award, Sigma Theta Tau International Honor’s Society of Nursing Alpha Kappa chapter
 

Published Papers

 
Perceptions of future and advance care planning for Japanese women with early stage gynecological and breast cancer
Yuki Asakura
University of Colorado      May 2013   [Refereed]
Dissemination of the Five Wishes Advance Directive at Work
Yuki Asakura
Journal of Hospice & Palliative Nursing   14(8) 551-558   Dec 2012   [Refereed]
PERCEPTION OF ADVANCE CARE PLANNING FOR WOMEN WITH EARLY STAGE CANCER
Yuki Asakura
44nd Annual Communicating Nursing Research Conference Western Institute of Nursing      Apr 2011   [Refereed]
LIVED EXPERIENCE OF ADVANCE CARE PLANNING FOR WOMEN WITH CANCER: A TRANSCULTURAL STUDY
Yuki Asakura
42nd Annual Communicating Nursing Research Conference Western Institute of Nursing      Apr 2009   [Refereed]

Books etc

 
Chapter 4 Patient's Right and Decision Making
Yuki Asakura
ヌーヴェルヒロカワ   2018   
Chapter IX Nursing education in the US.
Asakura, Y., Magilvy, K., Erikson, V.
Tokyo, Nankodo   2018   
Chapter 19: Home care system and End-of-Life Care system in foreign countries and trend in research; Section 1: End-of-Life at home in the United States
Yuki Asakura
Kyoto, Minerva-Shobo   2015   
Chapter 18: Organizing and Analyzing Data,
Yuki Asakura, Regina Fink (Part:Joint Work)
University of Colorado Hospital's Research and Evidence-Based Practice Manual, 3rd edition   2014   
Cancer Nursing and Palliative Care Education at University of Colorado College of Nursing
Yamamoto, K., Asakura, Y., Oba, M., & Kameishi, C. (Part:Joint Work)
The Showa University Journal of Nursing and Rehabilitation Sciences, 11(3), 87-93   2013   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Identifying EBP Strength in Multidisciplinary team
Yuki Asakura
Centura Health EBP, Research & Innovation Conference, Denver University, Denver, CO   2 Nov 2018   
Structured Shared Decision-Making Model to Gain Patient’s Participation
Yuki Asakura
the Oncology Nursing Society Congress 2018, May 17–20, 2018 Washington, DC   20 May 2018   
Planning a Project (a Guide for Evidence-Based-Practice) [Invited]
Yuki Asakura
4th Annual Reaching for the Peak of Practice: Evidence Based Practice and Research Conference   23 Feb 2018   
Palliative Care – Theory Guided Practice
Yuki Asakura
at 4th Annual Reaching for the Peak of Practice: Evidence Based Practice and Research Conference, Colorado Springs, CO   23 Feb 2018   
An Innovative Advance Care Planning Model: Concept Analysis and Meta-synthesis
Yuki Asakura
the Western Institute of Nursing’s 50th Annual Communicating Nursing Research Conference, April 19–22, 2017, Denver, Colorado.   20 Apr 2017