Principal Investigator R. Matthew Brothers, associate professor, received an American Heart Association Award for the project UTA Undergraduate Research Program to Promote Interest in Careers in the Biomedical Research Field. Amount: $164,893
Postdoctoral Fellow Miles Bartlett received an American Heart Association Award for the project Impact of microvascular dysfunction and muscle oxidative capacity on exercise intolerance in peripheral arterial disease. Amount: $140,952
Assistant Professor Ziyad Ben Taleb received an NIH: National Institute on Drug Abuse award for the project Understanding the effect of waterpipe size on smoking behavior, toxicant exposures and subjective experiences. Amount: $77,000
Assistant Professor Daniel Trott received an American Heart Association Award for the project CD8 immunosenescence and age-related hypertension. Amount: $230,998
Chueh-Lung 'Laura' Hwang, assistant professor, received an NIH: National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism award for the project Reducing blood pressure in mid-life adult binge drinkers: the role of microvascular function and sympathetic activity. Amount: $249,000
Chueh-Lung 'Laura' Hwang, assistant professor, spoke in April 2022 at the 2022 Alcohol-Induced End Organ Diseases Gordon Research Conference on the topic, Vascular Effects of Binge Drinking in Mid-life Adults.
Kristin Gigli, assistant professor, in April 2022 presented at the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners 43rd National Conference on Pediatric Health Care Virtual Conference. Her paper presentation was titled, Social Determinants of Health Needs Among Children and Adolescents with Opioid-related Hospitalizations. Gigli also spoke to the TeamPeds Talks podcast in April on Building a More Resilient Pediatric-Focused Nurse Practitioner Workforce. In May 2022, Gigli presented a poster on Building Knowledge Around the Roles of Hospital Based Advanced Practice Providers at the Children's of Alabama Nurse's Week Conference.
R, Matthew Brothers, associate professor, gave an invited talk at the Experimental Biology Conference 2022 in April titled, Skin Pigmentation, Thermoregulation, and Skin Vascular Function.
Several CONHI faculty presented at the 2022 ACSM Annual Meeting and World Conference:
Michael Nelson, associate professor, gave a presentation titled Pathophysiology of exercise intolerance in heart failure with preserved ejection fraction: Beyond peripheral oxygen delivery
Rhonda Prisby, professor, gave a presentation titled Bone Marrow Blood Vessels: The Potential Link Between Age-Related Cardiovascular and Bone Disease?
Xiangli Gu, assistant professor, gave a presentation titled Racial/Ethnic Disparities in 24-Hour Movement Behavior and Social-Emotional Problems in Early Adolescents.
In May, Elisa Stehling, clinical assistant professor, presented at the 2022 American Geriatrics Society, her presentation was titled Perceived Roles of Community Dwelling Multimorbid Older Adults in Medication Safety
Sleutel, M.R., Newcomb, P., Valdez, E., Coates, D., & Urban R. W. (2022). Exploring birth and home experiences of women with lower extremity nerve injury. Nursing for Women's Health. 26(3), el-ell.
Jarrell, L. & Perryman, K. W. (2022). Topical NSAIDs as first-line treatment for mild to moderate osteoarthritis. Clinical Advisor.
Perryman, K. (2022). Nurse practitioner preceptor education to increase role preparedness. Journal of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners. 34(5), 763-768.
Bowman, A.F., Goreth, M.B., Armstrong, A. B. & Gigli, K.H. (2022). Hospital Regulation of Pediatric- focused Nurse Practitioners: A Multistate Survey. The Journal for Nurse Practitioners. 18(5), 558-563, e1.
Johnson,A.H., Wilson, J., Magner, D., Urban, R.W., Zhang, Y., Martin, S.D. (2022). Exploring meditation profiles and predictors in nursing students. Journal of Holistic Nursing. First Published May 26,2022.
Xiangli Gu, Jean Keller, Tao Zhang, Dana R. Dempsey, Heather Roberts, Kelly A. Jeans, Wilshaw Stevens, Justine Borchard, Jonathan VanPelt, Kirsten Tulchin Francis (2022). Disparity in Built Environment and Its Impacts on Youths’ Physical Activity Behaviors During COVID-19 Pandemic Restrictions. Journal of Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities.