Scott Emory Moore, PhD, RN, APRN, AGPCNP-BC

Assistant Professor
Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing

Teaching Information

Teaching Interests

  • Nursing Theory
  • Ethics
  • Genetics
  • Care of Vulnerable Populations
  • Health Policy

Research Information

Research Interests

  • Gerontology and Biological Aging
  • LGBTQ+ Health
  • Behavioral Economics and Decision Science
  • mHealth and Technology
  • Complexity Science

Research Projects

  • Sex Specific Mechanisms in the Symptom Experience Among HIV+ Women in the CNICS Cohort. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Disease. (Webel and Moore, MPI) 8/10/2018-4/30/2020.

  • Exploring Sex-Based Differences in People Aging with HIV. American Nurses Foundation Nursing Research Grant. (Moore, PI) 09/01/2017-08/31/2019.

Awards and Honors

Distinguished Dissertation Award
Southern Nursing Research Society Aging/Gerontology Research Interest Group
Patricia G. Archbold Scholar 2014-2016
National Hartford Center for Gerontological Nursing Excellence
Student Scholarship Award
American College of Nurse Practitioners
The Oliver Kent Cecil and Bettye C. Cecil Fellowship in Geriatrics and Genetics, 2012-2016
Promise of Nursing for South Carolina Video Challenge--Finalist
Johnson & Johnson
New Investigator Award
Midwest Nursing Research Society Health of Diverse Populations Research Interest Group


  • Moore, S.E., Holaday, B., Meehan, N., & Watt, P. (2015) “Exploring mHealth as a New Route to Bridging the Nursing Theory-Practice Gap.” Research and Theory for Nursing Practice. 29(1). 38-52.
  • Holaday, B., & Moore, S.E. (2016) “Newborn Screening in the Genomic Era.” The South Carolina Nurse23(2), 12-3.
  • Moore, S. E., Voss, J., & Webel, A. (In Press). Sex-based differences in plasma cytokine concentrations and sleep disturbance relationships among people living with HIV. Journal of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care.

  • Moore, S.E. (2018). Human Immunodeficiency Virus. In J. Fitzpatrick, C. Alfes, & R. Hickman (Eds.), A guide to mastery in clinical nursing (pp. 337-9). New York, NY: Springer.
  • Moore, S. E., Ulbrich, H. H., Hepburn, K., Holaday, B., Mayo, R., Sharp, J., & Pruitt, R. H. (2018). Behavioral Economics: A New Lens for Understanding Genomic Decision Making. Journal of Nursing Scholarship, 50(3), 241–248.


Doctor of Philosophy
Healthcare Genetics
Clemson University
Master of Science in Nursing
Clemson University
Bachelor of Science in Nursing
University of South Carolina, Upstate
Bachelor of Arts
Presbyterian College