University of Washington
Seattle, WA 98195-7266
Dr. Altman teaches clinical and theory courses in medical, surgical and obstetrical nursing. She has also received the Rheba de Tornyay Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching and the Sandra Eyres Excellence in Graduate Teaching Award.
Current Research Interests
Inflammatory and physiological changes in disorders of women and developing critically thinking in teaching nursing skills.
Areas of Funded Research
Inflammatory changes in uterine tissue in women with endometriosis and genetic variation in estrogen metabolism.