Boyd, Mary R.


Dr. Boyd's primary areas of research include alcohol and drug disorders in women, co-occurring disorders, intimate partner violence, and intimate partner related homicides and suicides

Biographical Profile

College of Nursing

Interest Background

Interest Keywords
Nursing, alcohol disorders, drug disorders, Intimate partner violence
Institutional Focus Areas
Behavioral Sciences, Health Sciences
Personal Focus Areas
Alcohol and other drug disorders, Co-occurring disorders, Intimate partner violence

Professional Preparation(Education & Training)

Dates Institution Location Degree Field of Study
1995 University of Virginia Charlottesville, VA PhD Nursing
1976 University of Mississippi Jackson, MS MN Nursing
1973 University of Mississippi Jackson, MS BSN Nursing

Recognition Awards, Honors, & Fellowships

Dates Type Description Foundation/Entity
2016 Award Research Award (with Vera Polyakova & Beverly Baliko) Association for Distance Education and Independent Learning
Award Palmetto Gold
Award Recipient of the Outstanding Graduate Teaching Award
Award Exc ellence in Teaching Award, Motar Board
Award New Investigator Award presented at Research Day, Center for Health Promotion & Risk Reduction in Special Populations
Award Membership, Sigma Theta Tau
Award Member, University of Mississippi School of Nursing Honor Society
Award Member, Alpha Lambda Delta, University of Mississippi, Freshman Honor Society
Award Member, Phi Kappa Phi, University of Mississippi
Award Finalist in Michael J. Mungo Undergraduate Teaching Award
Award Nominated for State Council of Higher Education of Virginia (SCHEV) fellowship, State Council of Higher Education of Virginia
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