MONA N. WICKS, Ph.D., M.S.N., B.S.N.

Professor
Nursing-Academic Programs

Office: 564 920 MADISON BUILDING
920 MADISON AVENUE
MEMPHIS TN 381632275
Tel: (901) 448-6250
mwicks@uthsc.edu

Education

  • Ph.D., Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, Nursing
  • M.S.N., University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Nursing
  • B.S.N., Memphis State, Nursing
  • A.D.N., Memphis State, Nursing - RN

Research interest/specialty

Group intervention to reduce depression and anxiety in female caregivers.

Research interest/specialty

Group intervention to reduce depression and anxiety in female caregivers.

Publications

  1. Rice, MC, Wicks, MN, Martin, JC. Health risk characteristics of Black female informal caregivers on welfare. Clin Nurs Res, 17 (1), 20-31, 2008.
  2. Wicks, MN, Bolden, L, Mynatt, S, Rice, MC, Acchiardo, SR. INSIGHT potentially prevents and treats depressive and anxiety symptoms in black women caring for chronic hemodialysis recipients. Nephrol Nurs J, 34 (6), 623-9, 2008.
  3. Sánchez, ZV, Cashion, AK, Cowan, PA, Jacob, SR, Wicks, MN, Velasquez-Mieyer, P. Perceived barriers and facilitators to physical activity in kidney transplant recipients. Prog Transplant, 17 (4), 324-31, 2007.
  4. Rice, MC, Wicks, MN. Assessing the health of women. Moving from welfare to work. AWHONN Lifelines, 9 (6), 468-72, 2006.
  5. Bolden, L, Wicks, MN. Length of stay, admission types, psychiatric diagnoses, and the implications of stigma in African Americans in the nationwide inpatient sample. Issues Ment Health Nurs, 26 (10), 1043-59, 2005.
  6. Winsett, RP, Arheart, K, Stratta, RJ, Alloway, R, Wicks, MN, Gaber, AO, Hathaway, DK. Evaluation of an immunosuppressant side effect instrument. Prog Transplant, 14 (3), 210-6, 240, 2004.
  7. Rice, MC, Wicks, MN. The importance of nursing advocacy for the health promotion of female welfare recipients. Nurs Outlook, 55 (5), 220-3, 2004.
  8. Winsett, RP, Stratta, RJ, Alloway, R, Wicks, MN, Hathaway, DK. Immunosuppressant side effect profile does not differ between organ transplant types. Clin Transplant, 15 Suppl 6, 46-50, 2002.
  9. Gaber, AO, Wicks, MN, Hathaway, DK, Burlew, BS. Sustained improvements in cardiac geometry and function following kidney-pancreas transplantation. Cell Transplant, 9 (6), 913-8, 2001.
  10. Hathaway, DK, Wicks, MN, Cashion, AK, Cowan, PA, Milstead, EJ, Gaber, AO. Posttransplant improvement in heart rate variability correlates with improved quality of life. West J Nurs Res, 22 (6), 749-68, 2000.
  11. Harris, TT, Thomas, CM, Wicks, MN, Faulkner, MS, Hathaway, DK. Subjective burden in young and older African-American caregivers of patients with end stage renal disease awaiting transplant. Nephrol Nurs J, 27 (4), 383-91, 355; discussion 392, 405, 2000.
  12. Connelly, JO, O'Keefe, N, Hathaway, D, Wicks, MN. Impact of a human interest video on living-donor kidney donation rates. J Biocommun, 26 (4), 7-10, 2000.
  13. Fleming, TL, Green, JL, Martin, JC, Wicks, MN. Effectiveness of a cardiovascular health promotion education intervention on the attitudes of urban African American school-age children. J Community Health Nurs, 17 (1), 49-60, 2000.
  14. Collins, DC, Wicks, MN, Hathaway, DK. Health-care professional perceptions of compliance behaviors in the prerenal and postrenal transplant patient. Transplant Proc, 31 (4A), 16S-17S, 1999.
  15. Hathaway, DK, Wicks, MN, Cashion, AK, Cowan, PA, Milstead, EJ, Gaber, AO. Heart rate variability and quality of life following kidney and pancreas-kidney transplantation. Transplant Proc, 31 (1-2), 643-4, 1999.
  16. Johnson, CD, Wicks, MN, Milstead, J, Hartwig, M, Hathaway, DK. Racial and gender differences in quality of life following kidney transplantation. Image J Nurs Sch, 30 (2), 125-30, 1998.
  17. Wicks, MN, Milstead, EJ, Hathaway, DK, Cetingok, M. Family caregivers' burden, quality of life, and health following patients' renal transplantation. J Transpl Coord, 8 (3), 170-6, 1998.
  18. Hathaway, DK, Cashion, AK, Milstead, EJ, Winsett, RP, Cowan, PA, Wicks, MN, Gaber, AO. Autonomic dysregulation in patients awaiting kidney transplantation. Am J Kidney Dis, 32 (2), 221-9, 1998.
  19. Hathaway, DK, Cashion, AK, Wicks, MN, Milstead, EJ, Gaber, AO. Cardiovascular dysautonomia of patients with end-stage renal disease and type I or type II diabetes. Nurs Res, 47 (3), 171-9, 1998.
  20. Wicks, MN, Hathaway, DK, Shokouh-Amiri, MH, Elmer, DS, Mcculley, R, Burlew, B, Gaber, AO. Sustained improvement in cardiac function 24 months following pancreas-kidney transplant. Transplant Proc, 30 (2), 333-4, 1998.
  21. Wicks, MN, Milstead, EJ, Hathaway, DK, Cetingok, M. Subjective burden and quality of life in family caregivers of patients with end stage renal disease. ANNA J, 24 (5), 527-8, 531-8; discussion 539-40, 1997.
  22. Hathaway, DK, Winsett, RP, Milstead, J, Wicks, MN, Gaber, AO. Quality of life outcomes associated with variable posttransplant prednisone dosing regimens. J Transpl Coord, 6 (2), 64-8, 1996.