Kimberly Oosterhouse

Kimberly Oosterhouse


Dr. Oosterhouse is an Assistant Professor in the Marcella Niehoff School of Nursing at Loyola University Chicago. Dr. Oosterhouse has expertise in adult critical care nursing, nursing education, and older adult nursing care. As a result of personal and clinical experiences, Dr. Oosterhouse’s plan of research focuses on delirium in older adults: awareness, prevention, early identification, and management in acute care to improve older adult health outcomes. Currently, she is investigating the use of natural language processing to retrospectively screen for patients with delirium from electronic health records.

10:20 am - 11:35 am
Grand 3

NIDUS Pilot Award Research Presentation

Moderator: Michael Avidan, MBBCh, Washington University, St.Louis, MO & Sharon Inouye, MD, MPH , Harvard Medical School, MA MSc
• Potentiation of α-amino-3-hydroxy-5-methyl-4-isoxazolepropionic Acid Receptors (AMPAR) by Highly-sulfated Chondroitin Sulfate: a Novel Contributor to Sepsis-associated Delirium
Joseph Hippensteel MD, University of Colorado School of Medicine, CO
• Computable Phenotyping of Delirium: Analyzing the Unstructured Data
Kimberly Oosterhouse PhD, RN, Loyola University, Chocago,Il
• Profiling Postoperative Neuroinflmmation ina Mouse Model of Delirium Superimposed on Parkinson’s Disease
Ravikanth Velagapudi PhD, Duke University,NC