Michelle L. Litchman, PhD, FNP-BC, FAANP, FADCES, FAAN
The University of Utah College of Nursing, Salt Lake City, Utah

Michelle Litchman, PhD, FNP-BC is an Assistant Professor at the University of Utah College of Nursing, Adjunct Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine, and Nurse Practitioner at the Utah Diabetes and Endocrinology Center. She serves as the Medical Director of the Intensive Diabetes Education and Support Program, a multidisciplinary diabetes self-management education and support program that integrates shared medical visits.

Her NIH and foundation-funded program of research is in the nexus between diabetes, digital health, and health disparities. Her research focuses on: 1) the social context of diabetes management in online and family environments, 2) technology mediated diabetes interventions to address health disparities; and 3) novel methods to examine real-world diabetes self-management. Her has been highlighted across national media outlets, including NPR Science Friday, and CNN. Dr. Litchman has worked closely with legislators and national professional organizations, where her research has influenced policies and practice.