Judith M. Fouladbakhsh, PhD, RN, PHCNS-BC, AHN-BC, CHTP


Associate Professor, Tenured 
2008 Human Health Building 
(248) 364-8731 

Dr. Fouladbakhsh has been an Associate Professor in the SON since Fall 2014.  She is an active researcher specializing in the exploration of yoga as an alternative therapy for patients undergoing cancer chemotherapy and radiation therapy. Her research is funded by an R-15 grant from the National Institutes of Health. She is also a Reiki master and is actively involved working with the homeless in Oakland County.

  • PhD, Nursing Research, Michigan State University
  • MSN, Community Health Nursing, State University of New York at Buffalo
  • BSN, State University of New York at Buffalo
Research Area Interests
  • Complementary & Integrative Health Approaches/Therapies for Health Promotion & Symptom Management
  • Yoga for Breathing, Mood, Sleep & QOL: Lung Cancer Patients
  • Pain Management: Complementary Approaches
  • Yoga Therapy & Evidence-based Qigong for Pain Management: Breast Cancer Survivors