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Stacy Barnes, Ph.D.

Stacy Barnes
Stacy Barnes, Ph.D.Marquette University

Cudahy Hall, 240-J

MilwaukeeWI53201United States of America
(414) 288-3709

Associate Professor and Director, Wisconsin Geriatric Education Center

Highest Degree and Institution

Ph.D., Marquette University

Courses Taught

HEAL 1025:  Culture and Health

HEAL 4901-HEAL 5901:  Interdisciplinary Palliative Care

Research Interests

Dr. Barnes is a social gerontologist whose research focuses on the social connections between older adults and the community in which they live. She is especially interested in older adults’ connections to family members, informal (unpaid) caregivers, and healthcare providers.

Professional Affiliations

American Evaluation Association (AEA)

American Geriatrics Society (AGS)

Gerontological Society of America (GSA)

Milwaukee Waukesha Aging Consortium

National Association of Geriatric Education Centers (NAGEC)

National Association for Geriatric Education (NAGE)


Social Gerontology


TeamSTEPPS Master Trainer, Agency for Healthcare Research & Quality

Fellowship in Primary Health Care Policy, U.S. Department of Health & Human Services


Link to Marquette University E-Publications - Barnes


2019 – 2020, PI. “Wisconsin Geriatric Education Consortium” awarded by Bader Philanthropies.

2015 – 2020, PI (Co-PI: Barczi, S.; Duthie, E.; Grams, D.; Malone, M.). “Geriatrics Workforce Enhancement Program” awarded by the U.S. Health Resources & Services Administration (U1QHP28712).

2018 – 2019, PI (Co-I: Bekhert, A.; Gretebeck, K.; Keller, A.; & Schroeder, P.). “Community Engaged Research Partnership Development” awarded by Marquette University.

2017 – 2018, Co-I (PI: Emery-Tiburcio, E). “GWEP Network Meeting: Electronic Health Record Engagement” awarded by the American Geriatrics Society’s Geriatric Workforce Enhancement Program Coordinating Center.

2010 – 2015, PI (Co-PI: Barczi, S.; Duthie, E.; Grams, D.; Malone, M.). “Wisconsin Geriatric Education Center” awarded by the U.S. Health Resources & Services Administration (UB4HP19062).

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