A member of the IMF’s Nurse Leadership Board since its inception, Joseph Tariman, PhD, ANP-BC, is Assistant Professor in the School of Nursing/College of Science and Health at DePaul University in Chicago, Illinois. The IMF congratulates Dr. Tariman on his most recent distinction: induction as Fellow to the American Academy of Nurses (AAN). AAN is a nationally recognized organization that serves the public and the nursing profession by advancing health policy and practice through the generation, synthesis, and dissemination of nursing knowledge.
Dr. Tariman earned his Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree from the University of the Visayas and a Master of Arts in Nursing degree at Cebu Doctors’ University, both in in Cebu City, Philippines, and a post-Master’s certificate in Adult Health Nurse Practitioner at the University of Miami in Coral Gables, Florida. He then received his PhD at the University of Washington in Seattle, where he completed a research fellowship that was funded by National Institute of Health and the Achievement Rewards for College Scientists’ Foundation.
In 2010, Dr. Tariman edited a seminal publication on multiple myeloma for the Oncology Nursing Society. In 2015, he collaborated with Dr. Beth Faiman to edit An Evidence-based and Treatment-focused Approach to Myeloma Nursing Care, Second Edition. In addition, Dr. Tariman has been an editor for ONS Connect, a column writer for Advance for Nurse Practitioners, and is an active member of the editorial review boards of CJON and The Oncology Nurse.
Dr. Tariman has received several awards, including: the 2011 Honored Nurse of the Year Award from the Chicago Leukemia & Lymphoma Society; the 2012 Nurse of the Year Award from Leukemia Research Foundation; and the 2013 ONS Publishing’s Outstanding Achievement for Oncology Nursing Education or Family. The IMF commends Dr. Tariman for his recent AAN Fellowship.