Deborah R. Rexrode

Breast Cancer Doctor-Patient Concurrence

The purpose of the study was to explore the level of agreement between physicians, nurses and breast cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy regarding the goal of the chemotherapy. The study was conducted through self-administered surveys with physicians, nurses, and patients.
Year
2007
Area of Survey Study

UVA Economic Impact Analysis

This study was requested by the UVA President`s Office to measure the impact of the University on the local and state economies. This was the fourth study commissioned by the Weldon Cooper Center and its predecessor. The most recent study was published in 1990. The 2005-2006 study was co-directed by John L. Knapp and William H. Shobe. The survey included a sample of the faculty and administration, the clerical and technical staff, the service and maintenance workers, and the students. The questionnaire was programmed into Sensus Web for all four groups with a mail-out component for service and maintenance workers who may not have computer access.
Year
2005
Area of Survey Study

Botetourt County Agriculture

CSR assisted the Center for Economic and Policy Studies (also a unit of the Weldon Cooper Center for Public Service) to conduct three focus groups regarding the status of agriculture in Botetourt County, and agricultural development needs and opportunities. Three focus groups were held in February 2015. CSR delivered a technical report to CEPS, and CEPS delivered a final written report to the county.
Year
2014
Area of Survey Study