Prof. Jason Kiernan, RN, BSN, MSN, PhD (in progress)

Academic Qualifications

2006 - Master of Science In Nursing - Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan
1996 - Bachelor of Science In Nursing - University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan


Mr Kiernan has decades of medical-surgical RN experience, coupled with advanced practice experience in oncology (US licensed).

Research Interests

Chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting


Kiernan, J., Stark, J., Vallerand, A. (2018).  Music interventions as a mitigant of acute and delayed chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting: a PRISMA-based systematic review.  Oncology Nursing Forum, in press (tentative pub Jan 2018)

Campbell, M., Yarandi, H., Kiernan, J., Strandmark, J. (2017). Trajectory of dyspnea and respiratory distress among patients in the last month of life. Journal of Palliative Medicine, in press

Kiernan, J. (2016). Genetic influence on chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting:  a narrative review.  Oncology Nursing Forum, 43, 3, 389-393

Kiernan, J., Vallerand, A. (2016). Cancer as a platform for genetics education in the undergraduate nursing curriculum.  Journal of Nursing Education, 55, 4, 236-239

Courses Taught:

63-373 Nursing Care of Clients with Complex Health Problems I
63-375 Nursing Care of Clients with Complex Health Problems II
63-399 Cancer:  Foundations in Hematology/Oncology
63-530 Advanced Oncology I
63-532 Advanced Oncology II