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College of Nursing

MSC09 5350
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131

Phone: 1-800-690-0934

Emily Haozous

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Associate Professor, PhD Program Director

Curriculum Vitae


(505) 272-8568

Emily A. Haozous, PhD, RN, FAAN is an Assistant Professor at the University of New Mexico College of Nursing. She was a member of the 2011 cohort of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Nurse Faculty Scholars. She received her Bachelor of Arts from University of California, Santa Cruz, and completed her graduate work at Yale, where her studies focused on oncology nursing and end of life care. Dr. Haozous’ research is focused on cancer pain and symptom management, cancer prevention, early detection and control, and eliminating health disparities in American Indians and Alaska Natives in the southwest and nationwide. Dr. Haozous’ work integrates traditional American Indian values with contemporary research methods to address health issues in underserved populations using culturally congruent approaches. Through dissemination at the local, tribal, regional, and national level, and in the community, academic, and clinical settings, she has made it a priority to communicate research results for all audiences in order to translate research from bench to bedside as quickly and effectively as possible. Dr. Haozous is a member of the Chiricahua Warm Springs Fort Sill Apache Tribe and is from Santa Fe, New Mexico.