Name: Lea Ann Matura

Qualification: PhD

Country: United States

Affiliation:

University of Pennsylvania

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Address:

School of Nursing
Claire M. Fagin Hall
418 Curie Blvd., Room 322
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104-4217
United States

Research Interests:

Symptom managment, sleep, fatigue

Biography:

  • Dr. Matura's research focuses on symptoms management in people with cardiopulmonary disease, particularly pulmonary arterial hypertension.
  • She is interested in understanding the symptom experience and how symptoms affect outcomes such as functionality and health-related quality of life.
  • Dr. Matura is currently working to understand the biological mechanisms of symptoms including genomic susceptibility with a particular interest in fatigue and sleep.