Elizabeth Anderson


  • Assistant Professor

Faculty Mentoring Status / Research & Teaching Emphasis Areas

Clinical Practice Area:

Cancer survivorship with a focus on symptom self-management (breast cancer-related lymphedema).

  • T32 Health Behavior Science Fellow (2018-2021)
  • American Cancer Society Predoctoral Scholar (2019-2021)
  • American Lymphedema Framework Project Postdoctoral Fellow (2021-2022)
  • Midwest Nursing Research Society 2022 Self-Care Research & Implementation Group Dissertation Award

Armer, J. M., Anderson, E. A., Armer, N. C., Smith, K. M., & Moffatt, C. (2021). American Lymphedema Framework Project (ALFP) report on U.S. health professional perspectives: A partnership with the International Lymphoedema Framework (ILF) Chronic Oedema/Lymphoedema Outcome Measures (COM) project. Journal of Lymphoedema, 16(1), 20-23.

Anderson, E. A. & Armer, J. M. (2021). Interventions impacting management of breast cancer-related lymphedema (BCRL) in Hispanic/Latina breast cancer survivors: A review. Hispanic Health Care International, https://doi.org/10.1177/1540415321990621

Constantine, T., Wareg, N., Anderson, E. A., & Cheng, M-H. (2020). Tracking Outcomes Following Lymphedema Treatments. In M-H. Cheng, D. Chang, & K. Patel (Eds.), PRINCIPLES AND PRACTICE OF LYMPHEDEMA SURGERY (2nd ed., Ch 26). Elsevier Inc.

Cromwell, K. D., Anderson, E. A., Wareg, N. K., & Armer, J. M. (2020). Evidence-Based Assessment and Outcomes Following Lymphedema Treatment. In M-H. Cheng, D. Chang, & K. Patel (Eds.), PRINCIPLES AND PRACTICE OF LYMPHEDEMA SURGERY (2nd ed., Ch 25). Elsevier Inc.

Anderson, E. A., Anbari, A. B., Armer, N. C., & Armer, J. M. (2019). Lymphoedema therapists: A national and international survey. Journal of Lymphoedema, 14 (1), 22-24. PMCID: PMC8442797

Conn, V. S., McCarthy, A. M., Cohen, M. Z., Anderson, C. M., Killion, C., DeVon, H. A., Topp, R., Fahrenwald, N. L., Herrick, L. M., Benefield, L. E., Smith, C. A., Jefferson, U. T., & Anderson, E. A. (2018). Pearls and pitfalls of team science. Western Journal of Nursing Research, 1-21. doi: 10.1177/0193945918793097