Amanda Joy Anderson, MSN, MPA, RN (PhD candidate)

Amanda Anderson.

Pronouns: she/her
X: @ajandersonrn
Faculty Advisor: Suzanne Dickerson, PhD, RN

Research& Scholarship

Dissertation Title

"Exploring Cross-Sector Collaboration for People Experiencing Homelessness after Hospitalization: A Relational Analytics Study of a Network of Care Coordination Professionals"

Dissertation Committee

  • Chair: Suzanne Dickerson, School of Nursing
  • Sharon Hewner, School of Nursing
  • Ekaterina Noyes, School of Public Health & Health Professions
  • Sanjukta Smith, School of Management

Research Interests

  • Cross-sector collaboration
  • People experiencing homelessness
  • Social network analysis

Recent Publications

Anderson, A. J., Noyes, K., & Hewner, S. (2023). Expanding the evidence for cross-sector collaboration in implementation science: creating a collaborative, cross-sector, interagency, multidisciplinary team to serve patients experiencing homelessness and medical complexity at hospital dischargeFrontiers in Health Services3

Anderson, A., & Hewner, S. (2021). Care coordination. A concept analysis. American Journal of Nursing, 121(12), 30-38. 

Nye, C., & Anderson, A. (2021). Transgender and gender diverse nursing care. American Journal of Nursing, 121(10), 53-57. 


Anderson, A. (2023). A mixed methods analysis of cross-sector collaboration within a regional network of health & social agencies coordinating care of people experiencing homelessness [Podium presentation]. International Network of Social Network Analysis Sunbelt 2023 Conference, Portland, OR, United States.

Anderson, A. (2022). Organizational network analysis of cross-sector providers serving people experiencing homelessness: Does relational coordination matter? [Podium presentation]. European Conference on Social Networks, Greenwich, UK.

Anderson, A., & Bowen, E. (2021). Applying normalization process theory to understand homeless service providers’ readiness for change in cross-sector care transitions during COVID-19 [Virtual podium presentation]. 14th Annual Conference on the Science of Dissemination and Implementation in Health.

Funding & Fellowships

  • Shirley D. DeVoe Nursing Research Support Fund Doctoral Dissertation Research Award, 2023
  • Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Clinical Scholars Fellow, October 2020–December 2023
  • Greater New York Hospital Association/United Hospital Fund Clinical Quality Fellow, January 2018–June 2019
  • Herman Biggs & Josiah Macy Jr. Foundation Health Policy Scholars Graduate Fellow, August 2015-January 2016

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