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Ken Wallston

Distinguished Faculty



Recognized as an international leader in health psychology and behavioral medicine. He has taught quantitative research methods to four decades of VUSN students and has mentored countless nurse researchers. He is best known as one of the developers of the Multidimensional Health Locus of Control scales. He has developed numerous other instruments and has published over 100 journal articles and book chapters. He was named the Joe B. Wyatt Distinguished University Professor in 2007.

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