Hilaire Thompson, PhD, RN, ARNP, CNRN, AGACNP-BC, FAAN

Adjunct Professor, Biomedical Informatics and Medical Education

Professor, Department Of Biobehavioral Nursing And Health Systems

Joanne Montgomery Endowed Professorship in Nursing, Biobehavioral Nursing and Health Systems



Innovative interventions, symptom science, lifespan health.


Dr. Thompson’s program of research has focused on both preventing and improving outcomes from traumatic brain injury, with a particular emphasis on older adults. She is examining ways in which technology can aid in injury prevention or assist in the recovery process should a traumatic injury occur. She co-leads the HEALTH-E research group https://nursing.uw.edu/article/technology-for-older-adults/ with Dr. George Demiris.

Awards and accolades:
  • Fellow of the American Academy of Nursing (FAAN)
  • Fellow, Gerontological Society of America
  • Member, Washington State Academy of Sciences


Aging and Informatics Seminar, Proposal Development, Omics and Symptom Science Seminar

Representative publications: