Fuqin Liu, Ph.D., RN

Associate Professor


Fuqin Liu, Ph.D., RN


ASB 118


Ph.D., Nursing Science, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
M.S., Nursing, Loma Linda University, Loma Linda, CA
B.S.N., Nursing, Adventist University of the Philippines, Cavite, Philippines
Other, Nursing, Hangzhou Normal University (Former Hangzhou Nursing School), Zhejiang, China

Research Interests

Maternal and Child Health; Reproductive Health; Partner Violence; Community Health

Latest Articles

The Lived Experiences of Family Caregivers of Persons Dying in Home Hospice: Support, Advocacy, and Information Urgently Needed
Journal of Hospice & Palliative Care Nursing (2020)
Judith McFarlane, Fuqin Liu

Recommendations on public health measures to prevent and manage respiratory infectious disease for the welfare of Guizhou province
Governance (Chinese) (2020)
Yihong Luo, Dahua Wu, Haiying Han, Fuqin Liu, Jiayou Chen

The Experiences of New Graduate Nurses Hired and Retained in Adult Intensive Care Units
Intensive and Critical Care Nursing (2018)
H DeGrande, F Liu, P Greene, Jo-Ann Stankus

Creating Emancipatory Dialogues about Identity, Research, and Health by Modernizing Interviews
Advances in Nursing Science (2018)
Doris Boutain, Robin A. EVANS-AGNEW, Fuqin Liu, Marie-Anne Rosemberg

Developing professional competence among critical care nurses: An integrative review of literature.
Intensive and Critical Care Nursing (2018)
Heather DeGrande, Fuqin Liu, JoAnn Stankus, Pamela Greene

Relationships among neonatal mortality, hospital volume, and weekday demand, and weekend birth
Canadian Journal of Nursing Research (2018)
Elizabeth Restrepo, Patti Hamilton, Fuqin Liu, Peggy Mancuso

Discussions on how to effectively promote the development of nursing research in China
Hospital Management (2017)
Fuqin Liu, H Y Han

Substance abuse and preconception care: A review of the literature
International Journal of Women's Health and Reproduction Sciences (2017)
Nila Ricks, Louise Comer, Fuqin Liu, Heather DeGrande, Olusola Adeniran

Perceived fertility control and pregnancy outcomes among abused women
Journal of Obstetric, Gynecologic, and Neonatal Nursing (2016)
F. Liu, J. McFarlane, J Maddoux, Sandra Cesario, H Gilroy

Partner abuse to mothers compromises functioning of children through maternal mental malfunctioning: Analysis of 300 mother-child pairs
Research in Nursing & Health (2016)
Fuqin Liu, J Maddoux, L Symes, J McFarlane, R Paulson

A new way to understand and address women's health in the context of complex systems: Self-organizing criticality
International Journal of Women's Health and Reproduction Sciences (2016)
Peggy Mancuso, Fuqin Liu, Elizabeth Restrepo, Patricia Hamilton, Paolo Grigolini

Development and testing of an economic index tool for abused women with children
Issues in Mental Health Nursing (2016)
John Maddoux, Heidi Gilroy, Judith McFarlane, Fuqin Liu

Applying critical discourse analysis in health policy research: Case studies in regional, organizational, and global health.
Policy, Politics & Nursing Practice (2016)
Robin Evans-Agnew, Susan Johnson, Fuqin Liu, Doris Boutain

A media study of online public responses to the news on the ending of the One-Child policy: Implications for preconception care in China
Upsala Journal of Medical Sciences (2016)
Fuqin Liu, J. M. Bao, D Boutain, M Straughn, O Adeniran

Reproductive Health Policy in China: A Study of Preconception Care in Rural China.
International Journal of Women's Health and Reproduction Sciences (2015)
Fuqin Liu

Maternal and neonatal outcomes among obese women with gestational weight gain above the new IOM recommendations
International Journal of Women's Health and Reproduction Sciences (2015)
Elizabeth Restrepo, Fuqin Liu

Preventative health screening amongst women who have experienced intimate partner violence
International Journal of Women's Health and Reproduction Sciences (2015)
Fuqin Liu, Sandra K. Cesario, Gilroy Heidi, Anne Koci, Judith McFarlane

Exploring epistemological implications of the Yin-yang theory
Journal of Theory Construction and Testing (2015)
Fuqin Liu, Stevan Harrell

Reproductive life planning: A concept analysis.
Nursing Forum (2015)
Fuqin Liu, Jennifer Parmeter, Marcia Straughn

Predicting abused women with children who return to a shelter: Development and use of a rapid assessment triage tool.
Violence Against Women: An International and Interdisciplinary Journal (2015)
Judith McFarlane, Jacquelyn Pennings, Fuqin Liu, Heidi Gilroy, Angeles Nava

Women's Functioning Following an Intervention for Partner Violence: New Knowledge for Clinical Practice from a Seven Year Study
Issues in Mental Health Nursing (2014)
Ann Koci, Judith McFarlane, Sandra K. Cesario, Fuqin Liu, Nora Montalvo-Liendo

An Integrative Review of Literature Regarding Health Concerns of Rural Dwelling Adolescents
Online Journal of Rural Research & Policy (2014)
Donna Scott Tilley, Gayle Roux, Fuqin Liu, Kyoung Lee, Suzanne Ackers

Abuse during Pregnancy Impacts Safety and Functioning of Mothers and Children for 24-Months after Delivery: A Prospective Cohort Analysis Offering Evidence for Abuse Assessment and Action during Pregnancy
Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology (2014)
Judith McFarlane, John Maddoux, Sandra Cesario, Anne Koci, Fuqin Liu

Externally Funded Projects

A media study of online public responses to the one-child to two-child policy change and its implications for preconception care in China
The Science Technology Department of Zhejiang Province (Grant ID: 2016C33G-2600031) and Hangzhou Education Bureau (Grant ID: 20141201) | $2,000.00 | 2015
Role: Principal Investigator

Internally Funded Projects

Relationships among Perinatal Outcomes, Weekend Birth, and the Nursing Workforce Supply in Texas
Texas Woman's University Research Enhancement Program | $10,000.00 | 2016
Research Grant

Reproductive life planning for Chinese college women: A pilot study
Zhejiang University, PRChina | $1,800.00 | 2015
Research Grant

Teaching and Research Grant for Equipment (TARGET)
Research Grant

Professional Affiliations

  • Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses
  • International Research Consortium on Preconception Research and Care
  • Nursing Network on Violence Against Women International
  • Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing