REBECCA P. WINSETT, Ph.D., M.S.N, B.S.N.

Associate Professor
Nursing-Academic Programs

Office: 507 920 MADISON BUILDING
920 MADISON AVENUE
MEMPHIS TN 381630000
Tel: (812) 454-1993
rwinsett@uthsc.edu

Education

  • Ph.D., University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Nursing
  • M.S.N., University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Nursing
  • B.S.N., University of Evansville, IN, Nursing

Research interest/specialty

Dr. Winsett has been actively involved in quality of life and health outcomes research in transplant recipients. Her current research examines the use of telehealth for transplant recipients.

Research interest/specialty

Dr. Winsett has been actively involved in quality of life and health outcomes research in transplant recipients. Her current research examines the use of telehealth for transplant recipients.

Publications

  1. Winsett, RP. Review: multicomponent educational interventions improve some outcomes in predialysis and dialysis care. Evid Based Nurs, 12 (1), 18, 2009.
  2. Cetingok, M, Winsett, RP, Russell, CL, Hathaway, DK. Relationships between sex, race, and social class and social support networks in kidney, liver, and pancreas transplant recipients. Prog Transplant, 18 (2), 80-8, 2008.
  3. Winsett, RP, Cashion, AK. The nursing research process. Nephrol Nurs J, 34 (6), 635-43, 2008.
  4. Winsett, RP, Thompson, DA, Gower, G, Leimig, R, Lloyd, M, Hathaway, DK. Implementing randomized assignment in a nursing clinical randomized control trial. Prog Transplant, 17 (2), 150-6, 2007.
  5. Winsett, RP. Facilitated advance care planning in end stage renal disease positively enhanced patients' hope. Evid Based Nurs, 10 (2), 64, 2007.
  6. Winsett, RP. "Striving for normalcy" was the core process in the symptom experience related to the threat of rejection after a lung transplant. Evid Based Nurs, 8 (3), 95, 2005.
  7. 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.
  8. Chang, CF, Winsett, RP, Gaber, AO, Hathaway, DK. Cost-effectiveness of post-transplantation quality of life intervention among kidney recipients. Clin Transplant, 18 (4), 407-14, 2004.
  9. Cetingok, M, Winsett, RP, Hathaway, DK. A comparative study of quality of life among the age groups of kidney transplant recipients. Prog Transplant, 14 (1), 33-8, 2004.
  10. Winsett, RP, Russell, C, Grewal, HP, Shokouh-Amiri, MH, Gaber, AO. Perceptions of the donation process from adult-to-adult living liver donors. Prog Transplant, 13 (2), 123-9, 2003.
  11. Ackerman, TF, Winsett, RP. Ethics and regulation in organ procurement research. Prog Transplant, 12 (4), 257-63; quiz 264-5, 2002.
  12. 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.
  13. Winsett, RP. Attitudes about organ transplantation reflected different conceptions of the body. Evid Based Nurs, 5 (1), 31, 2002.
  14. Goedecke, PA, Winsett, RP, Martin, JC, Hathaway, DK, Gaber, AO. Development of a Web site for transplant patient education. Prog Transplant, 11 (3), 208-13, 2001.
  15. Schneider, S, Winsett, RP, Reed, L, Hathaway, DK. Use of structured self-monitoring in transplant education. Prog Transplant, 11 (2), 133-6, 2001.
  16. Carter, JM, Winsett, RP, Rager, D, Hathaway, DK. A center-based approach to a transplant employment program. Nephrol News Issues, Suppl, S18-22, 2001.
  17. Winsett, RP. Nursing research leads to practice changes. Tenn Nurse, 64 (1), 18-9, 2001.
  18. Lewis, K, Winsett, RP, Cetingok, M, Martin, J, Hathaway, K. Social network mapping with transplant recipients. Prog Transplant, 10 (4), 262-6, 2000.
  19. Carter, JM, Winsett, RP, Rager, D, Hathaway, DK. A center-based approach to a transplant employment program. Prog Transplant, 10 (4), 204-8, 2000.
  20. Stratta, RJ, Gaber, AO, Shokouh-Amiri, MH, Egidi, MF, Grewal, HP, Reddy, KS, Hathaway, DK, Winsett, RP, Alloway, RR, Gaber, LW, Britt, LG. Experience with portal-enteric pancreas transplant at the University of Tennessee-Memphis. Clin Transpl, 239-53, 1999.
  21. Winsett, RP, Hathaway, DK. Predictors of QoL in renal transplant recipients: bridging the gap between research and clinical practice. Posttransplant Quality of Life Intervention Study Group. ANNA J, 26 (2), 235-40, 1999.
  22. Winsett, RP. Posttransplant quality of life: a decade of descriptive studies leading to practice interventions. Posttransplant Quality of Life Intervention Study Group. J Transpl Coord, 8 (4), 236-40, 1998.
  23. 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.
  24. 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.
  25. Hughes, TA, Gaber, AO, Amiri, HS, Wang, X, Elmer, DS, Winsett, RP, Hathaway, DK, Hughes, SM. Kidney-pancreas transplantation. The effect of portal versus systemic venous drainage of the pancreas on the lipoprotein composition. Transplantation, 60 (12), 1406-12, 1995.
  26. Moore, LW, Smith, SO, Winsett, RP, Acchiardo, SR, Gaber, AO. Factors affecting erythropoietin production and correction of anemia in kidney transplant recipients. Clin Transplant, 8 (4), 358-64, 1994.
  27. Hughes, TA, Gaber, AO, Amiri, HS, Wang, X, Elmer, DS, Winsett, RP, Hathaway, DK, Hughes, SM, Ghawji, M. Lipoprotein composition in insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus with chronic renal failure: effect of kidney-pancreas transplantation. Transplant Proc, 26 (2), 500, 1994.
  28. Hughes, TA, Gaber, AO, Amiri, HS, Wang, X, Elmer, DS, Winsett, RP, Hathaway, DK, Hughes, SM, Ghawji, M. Lipoprotein composition in insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus with chronic renal failure: effect of kidney and pancreas transplantation. Metabolism, 43 (3), 333-47, 1994.
  29. Hathaway, DK, Tolley, EA, Blakely, ML, Winsett, RP, Gaber, AO. Development of an index to predict posttransplant diabetes mellitus. Clin Transplant, 7 (4), 330-8, 1993.
  30. Hughes, TA, Osama Gaber, A, Shokouh-Amiri, MH, Kaminska, ES, Hathaway, DK, Winsett, RP, Elmer, DS, Wang, X. Lipoprotein level improvements with pancreas-kidney transplantation. Transplant Proc, 24 (3), 840-1, 1992.
  31. Gaber, AO, Jordan, IL, Winsett, RP, Ammons, JA, Phillips, DC, Vera, SR, Roy, S, Britt, LG. The effect of donor source on the outcome of living related renal transplantation. Transplant Proc, 22 (2), 340-1, 1990.
  32. Gaber, AO, Blakely, ML, Massie, JD, Gaber, LW, Winsett, RP, Vera, SR, Britt, LG. Renal transplant blood flow on TcDPTA scan predicts recovery from delayed graft function. Transplant Proc, 22 (2), 400-1, 1990.
  33. Peters, TG, Stanford, GC, Hidayet, A, Winsett, RP, Britt, LG, Vera, SR. Conventional immunosuppressive therapy in modern renal transplantation. South Med J, 81 (7), 867-71, 1988.