Exploring the other side of cancer care: the informal caregiver
Papastavrou Charalambous Tsangari
European Journal of Oncology Nursing, Elsevier
An Alternative Methodology for Combining Different Forecasting Models
Journal of Applied Statistics, Taylor & Francis
Funded Projects Project Title
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RANCARE- (RATIONING – MISSED CARE): An international and multidimensional problem RN4CAST-CY, a replication study The students' learning environment in the clinical area CoBeReN- (Consumer Behavior Erasmus Network): Identification and explanation of drinking consumer behavior in Europe CYPHEW – Climate change and public health: Assessment of the effects of extreme weather and development of innovative prevention and mitigation strategies The Care Project: The concept of care giving behaviors as perceived by nurses and patients Beliefs and Practices related to Breast Self-Examination among a sample of young Cypriot and Egyptian women A critical examination of the development of postgraduate level clinical competencies for critical care nurses The habit of smoking amongst teenagers and young adults in Cyprus The burden of families caring for a relative with Dementia
CNA Cyprus University of Technology Lifelong Learning Program, EU
European Regional Development Fund and RPF
Cyprus University of Technology
Cyprus University of Technology RPF and Intercollege RPF
Consultancy and Scholarly Work Period
Administrative Council of the Cyprus Statistical Society (Secretary- elected)
Member of Stochastic Modeling Techniques and Data Analysis International (SMTDA International) network (by invitation)
Member of the Administrative Council of the A.G. Leventis Foundation Scholars Association
Member of the Editorial Board of Academic Journals: Scientific Journal EuroEconomica. ISSN: 1582-8859 (since 2009); International Archives of Nursing and Health Care. ISSN: 2469-5823 (since 2015)
Member of Promotion Ranking Committees (PRC) and the Postgraduate Programmes Committee (DPPC), University of Nicosia
Member of Professional (Statistical) Associations (e.g., ASA, IMS, Bernoulli, GSI)
Journal and Conference Reviewer (15+)
Supervision of PhD dissertations and MBA theses (60+)
Consulting for projects in local and international institutions and organizations
Awards and Recognitions Year
Award for Conference Paper: “The effect of out of pocket payments on the income of hospitalized patients. Evidence from Greece”, 7th EuroMed Conference of the Academy of Business, 2014: Paper received “Best Student Award” at the Conference (with my PhD student N. Grigorakis).
The following paper was selected as Editor’s Choice: “A cross-cultural study of the concept of caring through behaviours: Patients’ and nurses’ perspectives in six different EU countries”. (Authors: Papastavrou, Efstathiou, Tsangari, Suhonen, Leino-Kilpi, Patiraki, Karlou, Balogh, Palese, Tomietto, Jarosova, Merkouris. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 68(5), 1026–1037. Publisher: Wiley)
The following paper was selected as Editor’s Choice: “Patient satisfaction as an outcome of individualised nursing care”. (Authors: Suhonen, Papastavrou, Efstathiou, Tsangari, Jarosova, Leino-Kilpi, Patiraki, Karlou, Balogh, Merkouris. Scandinavian Journal of Caring Sciences, 26, 372-380. Publisher: Wiley)
Distinction for Refereed Journal Article “The psychometric properties of the Greek version of Champion’s Health Belief Model scale”. (Authors: Tsangari and Petro-Nustas. Journal of Nursing Measurement, 20(3), 244-257. Publisher: Springer). This article was in the top 5 articles “Published in the domain of the article” even 6 years after its publication date. Source: BioMedLib, LLC
Curriculum Vitae 5
The following article is in the “Top 25 Hottest Articles in Nursing and Health Professions”: “Student nurses experience of learning in the clinical environment”. (Authors: Papastavrou, Lambrinou, Tsangari, Saarikoski, and Leino-Kilpi (2010), Nurse Education in Practice, 10(3), 176-182. Publisher: Elsevier). Source: ScienceDirect.com.
Invited Speaker at Conferences/Events (20+)
First Prize (“Lefkopoulio award”- in memory of Μ. Lefkopoulou, Professor at Harvard University), awarded by the Greek Statistical Institute in 2001, for my Ph.D. Dissertation.
Pennsylvania State University Scholarship for PhD studies (Teaching and Research Assistantship)
Academic achievement scholarship from the A.G. Leventis Foundation, for graduate studies in the United States.
Award (First Prize) for Academic Excellence and Performance, each year of attendance in the University of Cyprus - “Academic Staff Award” in “Mathematics and Statistics” in all years of studies.