Tonya Roberts

Position title: Associate Professor, CARE Co-Director

Tonya Roberts, PhD, RN conducts research to help improve the quality of life for frail older adults who require long-term care. She is particularly interested in enhancing the personalization of care in ways that allow older adults to achieve their individual life and care goals, and in developing interventions that activate and engage older adults in their own care and long-term care environments. She is the Karen Frick Pridham Professor in Family-Centered Care and one of two faculty co-Directors of CARE.