Catherine Hawes, Ph.D.

Catherine Hawes, Ph.D.

Regents Professor

Health Policy & Management
212 Adriance Lab Rd.
College Station, TX   77843

Phone: 979-458-0081
Fax: 979-458-0656

Research Interests

  • Long-Term Care (LTC) Policy
  • Identifying Effective Regulatory Policies
  • Defining, Measuring, and Assuring Quality in LTC
  • Developing and Evaluating Interventions (including Assessment and Clinical Care Planning)
  • Effect of Regulation on Quality in Board and Care Homes
  • Assisted Living for the Elderly
  • Development and Evaluation of the National Nursing Home Resident Assessment System and Database
  • Processes to Detect and Prevent Elder Abuse in Residential Care Facilities

Education and Training

  • Ph.D. American Government and Policy Analysis; Law and Policy, University of Texas at Austin- 1983.
  • B.A. History and Political Science, Principia College, Elsah, Illinois- 1967.