Clinical Associate Professor and Health Care Systems APA Coordinator
Phone: (919) 843-6211
Specialty Area: Adult Health
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
School of Nursing
Carrington Hall, CB #7460
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7460
Meg Zomorodi PhD, CNL, RN is a Clinical Assistant Professor in the School of Nursing. She earned her BSN and PhD from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Nursing. Dr. Zomorodi's dissertation focused on developing two instruments to measure nursing values and behaviors when providing end-of-life care in the intensive care unit, which was funded by the American Association of Critical Care Nurses and Sigma Theta Tau. With this work, Dr. Zomorodi plans future research aimed at improving end-of-life care delivery for intensive care patients, family members, and the nurses providing this care. Dr. Zomorodi is currently conducting research at Duke University Medical Center in the surgical, neurological, and medical intensive care units. Her research interests include intensive care nursing, leadership skills, nursing competency, and all issues related to end-of-life care. Dr. Zomorodi currently teaches leadership and med-surg for the undergraduate students and is the course coordinator for the Clinical Nurse Leader Program and Education Curriculum at the master’s level. She is active on the community level and is a member of the Hospice and Palliative Care Nurses Association, Sigma Theta Tau Alpha Alpha Chapter, and American Association of Critical Care Nurses.