Ryan Shaw

Ryan Shaw
Associate Professor in the School of Nursing, with tenure
Third Year Mentor - Epidemiology and Public Health Study Program (EPH)
Campus mail: 307 Trent Dr., 1055 Clipp, Durham, NC 27710
Phone: (919) 684-9434

Prof. Shaw  is faculty at the Duke University Schools of Nursing and Medicine. His research focuses on how patient generated health data from wearable devices, mobile phones and other emerging technologies can be used to manage and improve health outcomes in patients with chronic illnesses. With these tools he engineers models of care delivery that capitalize on the growing digital health infrastructure of health systems and society.

His work is funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), among others. He teaches classes in health informatics and mentors students to become the next generation of health scientists and clinicians. 

Education and Training

  • Duke University School of Nursing, Ph.D. 2012


Integrating Telepresence Robots Into Nursing Simulation.

This article provides an overview of the use of telepresence robots in clinical practice and describes an evaluation of an educational project in which distance-based nurse practitioner students used telepresence robots in clinical simulations wit