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Barbara Waag Carlson

TitleDean,Asoc for Research
InstitutionUniversity of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
DepartmentNursing Academic Programs
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    Collapse Biography 
    Collapse education and training
    University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PABSN5/1982Nursing
    University of North Carolina , Chapel Hill, NCMSN5/1990Critical Care Nursing, Nursing Educaion
    University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NCPh.D.12/1997Nursing, Minor-Experimental Psychology/Biomedical Instrumentation
    University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NCPost Doctorate5/2000Brain Imaging/Neurocognitive Assessment
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    2016 - presRobert and Doris Klabzuba Professor in Nursing Science, OUHSC
    2015Excellence in Scholarship Award, OUHSC
    2013Fellow Status, The University of North Carolina Institute on Aging
    2013Faculty Delegate, Annual Faculty Boot Camp, “The Entrepreneurial Mindset—Maximizing Faculty Impact”, UNC-Chapel Hill
    2012Presentation of Distinction, US Council for the Advancement of Nursing Science
    2011Fellow, Health Sciences Section, The Gerontological Society of America
    2011D. Jean Wood Scholarship Award for Excellence in Nursing Research, Southern Nursing Research Society
    2010Mary Martha and Ed Stinnet Visiting Scholar, University of Texas at Houston
    2008The Laurel Archer Copp Literary Achievement Award, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
    2004Gordon H. DeFriese Career Development Award in Aging Research, Institute on Aging, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
    2002Faculty Delegate, International Doctoral Symposia, Coleraine, Northern Ireland, Cambridge University
    1999Clinical Medicine Research Award, The Gerontological Society of America
    1999Postdoctoral Trainee Travel Award, National Institutes of Health-Federal Drug Administration
    1998 - 2000Postdoctoral Fellowship (T32NR07091), NIH, National Institute of Nursing Research
    1997James Speight Scholarship, The University of North Carolina
    1992 - 1995National Research Service Award (NRSA NRO6821), NIH, National Center for Nursing Research
    1991Outstanding Graduate Student Award, Alpha Alpha Chapter, Sigma Theta Tau
    1989 - 1990Nursing Scholar Fellowship Award, State of North Carolina
    1982Outstanding Senior Award, The University of Pittsburgh Alumni Association
    1982Graduate with Distinction: Summa Cum Laude, The University of Pittsburgh
    1981Induction into Sigma Theta Tau, Eta Chapter, The University of Pittsburgh
    1978 - 1982University of Pittsburgh Undergraduate Scholarship, University of Pittsburgh
    1978 - 1982Senatorial Scholarship, State of Pennsylvania
    1078 - 1982March of Dimes Nursing Scholarship, Pennsylvania Chapel of the March of Dimes

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    1928711     (CARLSON, BARBARA WAAG)Oct 1, 2019 - Sep 30, 2020
    National Science Foundation
    FW-HTF-P: Robotic Health Assistants: A New Human-Machine Partnership in Home Healthcare
    Role: Multiple PI:

         (YUAN, HAN)Sep 1, 2016 - Aug 30, 2018
    Oklahoma Center for the Advancement of Science and Technology
    Multi-Modal Imaging of Brain Networks in Middle-Aged and Older Adults
    Role: Co-Investigator

         (CARLSON, BARBARA WAAG)Oct 1, 2014
    Prebyterian Health Foundation
    Comparison of Cerebral Oxygenation and Cerebrovascular Reactivity during Sleep in Preclinical Mild Cognitive Impairment with Lewy Bodies and Amnestic Mild Cognitive Impairment
    Role: Principal Investigator

    R01NR008032     (CARLSON, BARBARA WAAG)Apr 1, 2002 - Dec 31, 2008
    Respiratory Peridocity and Cognitive Decline in Elders
    Role: Principal Investigator

    F31NR006821     (CARLSON, BARBARA WAAG)Mar 14, 1993
    Role: Principal Investigator

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    1. Allen D, Carlson BW, Carlson JR, Raynor RH, Neelon VJ. Assessing Discrepancies in Neurocognitive and Patient-Reported Measures of Brain Tumor Survivors. Oncol Nurs Forum. 2020 01 01; 47(1):E1-E12. PMID: 31845910.
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    2. Carlson BW, Duke J, Jones KR, Carlson JR, Craft MA, Coleman-Jackson R, Hershey LA. Sleep-Disordered Breathing and Cerebral Oxygenation During Sleep in Adults With Mild Cognitive Impairment. Res Gerontol Nurs. 2018 11 01; 11(6):283-292. PMID: 30452061.
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    3. Carlson BW, Craft MA, Carlson JR, Razaq W, Deardeuff KK, Benbrook DM. Accelerated vascular aging and persistent cognitive impairment in older female breast cancer survivors. Geroscience. 2018 06; 40(3):325-336. PMID: 29804200.
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    4. O'Keeffe J, Carlson B, DeStefano L, Wenger M, Craft M, Hershey L, Hughes J. EEG fluctuations of wake and sleep in mild cognitive impairment. Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc. 2017 07; 2017:3612-3615. PMID: 29060680.
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    5. Palmer MH, Marquez CS, Kline KV, Morris E, Linares B, Carlson BW. Hydrate for health: listening to older adults' need for information. J Gerontol Nurs. 2014 Oct; 40(10):24-30; quiz 32-3. PMID: 25275782.
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    6. Carlson BW, Palmer MH. Nocturia in older adults: implications for nursing practice and aging in place. Nurs Clin North Am. 2014 Jun; 49(2):233-50. PMID: 24846470.
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    7. Logan JG, Barksdale DJ, Carlson J, Carlson BW, Rowsey PJ. Psychological stress and arterial stiffness in Korean Americans. J Psychosom Res. 2012 Jul; 73(1):53-8. PMID: 22691560.
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    8. Carlson BW, Neelon VJ, Carlson JR, Hartman M, Bliwise DL. Cerebral oxygenation in wake and during sleep and its relationship to cognitive function in community-dwelling older adults without sleep disordered breathing. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. 2011 Jan; 66(1):150-6. PMID: 21076087.
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    9. Carlson BW, Neelon VJ, Carlson JR, Hartman M, Dogra S. Cerebrovascular disease and patterns of cerebral oxygenation during sleep in elders. Biol Res Nurs. 2009 Apr; 10(4):307-17. PMID: 19144652.
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    10. Carlson BW, Carlson JR, Neelon VJ, Hartman M. Tailoring protocols to successfully recruit and retain older adults in a longitudinal study of sleep and cognition. Res Gerontol Nurs. 2008 Oct; 1(4):232-7. PMID: 20077997.
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    11. Shirley S, Davis LL, Carlson BW. The relationship between body mass index/body composition and survival in patients with heart failure. J Am Acad Nurse Pract. 2008 Jun; 20(6):326-32. PMID: 18588660.
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    12. Carlson BW, Neelon VJ, Carlson JR, Hartman M, Dogra S. Exploratory analysis of cerebral oxygen reserves during sleep onset in older and younger adults. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2008 May; 56(5):914-9. PMID: 18384588.
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    13. Singh SS, Carlson BW, Hsiao HS. Evaluation of heart rate variability indices using a real-time handheld remote ECG monitor. Telemed J E Health. 2007 Dec; 13(6):657-62. PMID: 18047419.
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    14. Carlson BW, Neelon VJ, Carlson JR, Hartman M, Dogra S. Respiratory periodicity and electroencephalogram arousals during sleep in older adults. Biol Res Nurs. 2007 Apr; 8(4):249-60. PMID: 17456586.
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    15. Barroso J, Burrage J, Carlson J, Carlson BW. Salivary cortisol values in HIV-positive people. J Assoc Nurses AIDS Care. 2006 May-Jun; 17(3):29-36. PMID: 16829360.
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    16. Carlson BW, Mascarella JJ. [Changes in sleep patterns in COPD. A new vital sign in the surveillance of individuals with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease]. Servir. 2004 Jul-Aug; 52(4):185-8. PMID: 15453659.
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    17. Carlson BW, Mascarella JJ. Changes in sleep patterns in COPD. Am J Nurs. 2003 Dec; 103(12):71-4. PMID: 14702569.
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    18. Rubin DA, McMurray RG, Harrell JS, Carlson BW, Bangdiwala S. Accuracy of three dry-chemistry methods for lipid profiling and risk factor classification. Int J Sport Nutr Exerc Metab. 2003 Sep; 13(3):358-68. PMID: 14669935.
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    19. Carlson BW, Neelon VJ. Evaluation of variables to characterize respiratory periodicity during sleep in older adults. Biol Res Nurs. 2002 Apr; 3(4):176-88. PMID: 12184661.
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