Chisom Chimah Kanu, M.S.

Graduate Student
PHR 2.210

Previous Education:

  • M.S. in Pharmacy, The University of Texas Austin, TX
  • B.S. in Pharmacy,¬†University of Nigeria, Nsukka

Research Interests:

  • Patient activation – having patients with chronic medical conditions become active partners in managing their health

Dissertation topic:

  • Relationship between Patient Activation, Health Literacy, and Health Outcomes in Breast Cancer Patients.


  • Thach AC, Chimah CN, Makhinova T, Brown CM. A Review of Methodologies Used to Assess Adherence to Disease Modifying Therapies Among Patients with Multiple Sclerosis.
  • Chimah CN, Brown CM, Barner JC, Chapman CJ, Walker HA. The Effect of a Tailored Patient Activation Intervention in Inflammatory Bowel Disease Patients: A Pilot Study.
  • Shah S, Rascati K, Chimah C, Shukla N. Cost Comparison Analysis of Recurrent Clostridium Difficile Treated with Fecal Microbiota Transplants vs. Antimicrobial Therapy.
  • Nduaguba S, Chimah, C, Barner J, Schnur K. Healthcare Utilization and Costs among Post-menopausal Women on Adjuvant Endocrine Therapy.
  • Kanu C, Thach A, Desai P, Sapra S. Exploratory Analysis to modify AMGEN migraine PROs for use in clinical practice.

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