Disclosing a Down Syndrome Diagnosis: The Who, When, and How of It

  • Kyle McDougle University of Utah
  • Lauren Clark University of Utah, College of Nursing

Author Biographies

Kyle McDougle, University of Utah
Senior majoring in Health Promotion and Education.
Lauren Clark, University of Utah, College of Nursing
Professor Lauren Clark completed a post-doctoral certificate in Medical Anthropology from the University of Arizona and a fellowship in cultural anthropology methods sponsored by the National Science Foundation.  Her research focus on health disparities among diverse and marginalized populations has directed her exploration into child feeding and parenting among Mexican immigrant and Mexican American families, as well as participatory research among disability communities in the areas of nutrition and physical activity.  As a qualitative researcher she elicits and analyzes how people come to understand their health and illness situations and act on that understanding. She is a Fellow of the Society for Applied Anthropology, a Fellow of the American Academy of Nursing, and a Transcultural Nursing Scholar.
Published
2017-06-08
How to Cite
MCDOUGLE, Kyle; CLARK, Lauren. Disclosing a Down Syndrome Diagnosis: The Who, When, and How of It. Undergraduate Research Journal, [S.l.], june 2017. Available at: <http://epubs.utah.edu/index.php/URJ/article/view/3875>. Date accessed: 22 oct. 2017.
Issue
Section
College of Nursing

Keywords

Down Syndrome; Disclosure