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Laura Reed

Assistant Professor Nursing Advanced Practice And Doctoral Programs At University Of Tennessee Center For The Health Sciences

Scholarly Project

Work experience

Jul 2014Present

Assistant Professor-Nursing-Advanced Practice and Doctoral Programs

University of Tennessee Center for the Health Sciences
Jun 2002Jun 2014

Family Nurse Practitioner

Cordova Internal Medicine
Oct 1994Jun 2002

FNP

University of Tennessee, Memphis Transplant Program
Oct 1988Oct 1994

RN/FNP

East Memphis Kidney Clinic

References

Vicki Chandler

Marvin Miller

Supervising physician 2002-2009.

William Lofton

Supervising physician 2002-2009

Education

Aug 2012Present

DNP

University of Alabama
Jul 1999Dec 2000

MSN

University of Tennessee Health Sciences Center
Aug 1984Jun 1986

BSN

University of Tennessee Health Sciences Center

Certifications

Jan 2000Dec 2016

FNP-BC

ANCC
Jan 2000Jun 2016

APN

State of Tennessee Board of Nursing
Feb 2014Feb 2016

CPR

American Red Cross
Jul 1986Dec 2014

RN

State of Mississippi Board of Nursing

Academic Transcript (unofficial)

Recommendation Letters

Clinical Practice Logs

ANCC Certificate

Continuing Education

Heart Attack and Stroke Prevention Alliance- Advanced Cardiovascular Prevention Symposium- "Beyond the Standard of Care", February 4, 2012, The Racquet Club of Memphis, Memphis TN.

How To Promote Change in Patient Behavior Workshop,speaker Dr Mark Anshel, June 15, 2012 St. Luke Lutheran Church, Memphis TN

Bale-Doneen Method Preceptorship Course, November 8-9. 2013, Nashville, TN

Instructional Methods in Health Professions Education. University of Michigan, Coursera online courses.- in progress

Presentations-Referred

     A Retrospective Review of 2 hour Glucose Tolerance Tests To Diagnose Insulin Resistance and Type 2 Diabetes. Reed, L, Handley, M., Wright, D.B. University of Memphis Lowenberg College of Nursing, Oral presentation. June 26, 2014, Memphis, TN.

     Utilization of nurse practitioners in an outpatient transplant clinic. Reed, L., Winsett, R., Gaber, A.O., Hathaway, D.K. International Transplant Nurses Society, poster presentation. August 29-September 1, 2001, Churchill College, Cambridge England.

     Changes in 24-hour heart rate variability post kidney and kidney-pancreas transplant. Hathaway, D.K., Cashion, A.K., Cowan, P.A., Reed, L., Gaber, A.O. American Autonomic Society, October 31-November 2, 1999, Kohala Coast, Island of Hawaii.

     Autonomic symptoms diminish following kidney-pancreas and kidney transplantation. Cashion, A.K., Hathaway, D.K., Reed, L., O’Keefe, N.A., Montgomery, A.M., Culbreath, B.A., Cowan, P.A., Gaber, A.O., American Autonomic Society, October 31-November 2, 1999, Kohala Coast, Island of Hawaii.

     Autonomic modulationof 24-hour heart rate variability (HRV) improves after kidney-pancreas (KP) transplant. Hathaway, D.K., Cashion, A.K., Wicks, M.N.,Milstead, J., Reed, L. Cowan, P.A., Gaber, A.O. Internation Pancreas and Islet Transplant Associaton, August 22-25, 1999, Sydney, Australia.

     24-hour patterns of cardiac autonomic function improves post kidney and kidney –pancreas transplant. Cashion, A.K., Hathaway, D.K., Milstead, E.J., Reed, L., Gaber, A.O. American Society of Transplantation, May 15-19, 1997, Chicago, IL.

     Risk factors for polyoma virus (BK): comparative analysis in kidney and pancreas transplants. Egidi, M.F., Trofe, J., Reed, L., Gaber, L.W., Alloway, R.R., Shoukouh-Amiri, M.H., Stratta, R.J., Gaber, A.O. 7th World Congress of the International Pancreas and Islet Transplant Association. Poster presentation. Sydney, Australia, August, 1999.

     Autonomic modulation of 24-hour heart rate variability (HRV) improves after kidney-pancreas (KP) transplant.  Hathaway, D.K., Cashion, A.K., Wicks, M.N., Milstead, E.J., Reed, L., Cowan, P.A., Gaber, A.O. 7th World Congress of the International Pancreas and Islet Transplant Association. Oral presentation. Sydney, Australia, August, 1999.

     Kidney-pancreas (KP) recipients experience greater improvement in symptoms of autonomic neuropathy that kidney alone (KA) recipients. Cashion, A.K., Hathaway, D.K, Wicks, M.N., Milstead, E.J., Reed, L., Cowan, P.A., Gaber, A.O. . 7th World Congress of the International Pancreas and Islet Transplant Association. Oral presentation. Sydney, Australia, August, 1999.

     Effects of gut metabolism on tacrolimus bioavailability in renal transplantation. Alloway, R.R., Johnson, K., Chaballa, M., Russell, W., Reed, L., Hathaway, D., Shoukouh-Amiri, M.H., Vera, S., Gaber, A.O. American Society of Transplant Surgeons, May, 1997, Chicago, IL.

     Histological patterns in renal allografts under FK506 therapy. Gaber, L.W., Moore, L.W., Reed, L., Hathaway, D.K., Gaber, A.O. Oral presentation. American Society of Transpant Physicians, 15th Annual Scientific Meeting, May 26-29, 1996, Dallas, TX.

     Renal histology with varying FK506 blood levels. Gaber, L.W., Moore, L.W., Reed, L., Hathaway, D.K., Gaber, A.O. Poster presentation. XVI International Congress of the Transplantation Society, Barcelona, Spain, August, 1996.

     Gender differences in post transplant nutritional outcomes of renal allograft recipients. Moore, L.W., Smith, S.O., Russell, W., Reed, L., Gaber, L.W., Gaber, A.O. Poster presentation. American Society of Nephrology Annual Meeting, November, 1996.

Interest

Cardiovascular Disease Prevention

Hypertension

Hyperlipidemia

Diabetes Care

Honors/Awards

Sigma Theta Tau National Nursing Honor Society (1986)

Objective

To provide quality patient care in a caring and compassionate manner. To further the future of nursing by serving as a clinical advisor and preceptor to FNP students and other clinical staff members. To educate future nurses to deliver quality care in our healthcare system.To work in symbiotic relationships with other professional groups to promote patient wellness in our current healthcare environment.

Publications- referred journals

     Gaber, L.W., Moore, L.W., Reed, L., Russell, W., Alloway, R., Hathaway, D., Shokouh-

Amiri, M.H., Gaber, A.O. (1997) Renal histology with varying FK506 levels. Transplantation

Proceedings, 29, 186.

      Cetingok, M., Hathaway, D.K., Reed, L. (1997) Perceptual and behavioral manifestations of the chronic illness and recovery models among clinical transplant coordinators. Journal of  Transplant Coordination, 7(3), 116-22.

      Winsett, R.P., Hathaway, D.K., Gaber, A.O., Cetingok, M., Pannicucci, C., Chang, C.F., Tolley, E.A., Alloway, R., Reed, L., Milstead, E.J., Lewis, K., Rossi, S.J., Rager, D., Martin, J., Egidi, F. (1998) Post transplant quality of life: a decade of descriptive studies leading to practice interventions. Journal of Transplant Coordination, 8(4), 236-40.

      Winsett, R.P., Hathaway, D.K., Gaber, A.O., Cetingok, M., Pannicucci, C., Chang, C.F., Tolley, E.A., Alloway, R., Reed, L., Milstead, E.J., Lewis, K., Rossi, S.J., Rager, D., Martin, J., Egidi, F. (1999) Predictors of quality of life in renal transplant recipients: bridging the gap between research and clinical practice. ANNA Journal, 26(2), 235-40.

     Cashion, A.K., Hathaway, D.K., Milstead, E.J., Reed, L., Gaber, A.O. (1999) Changes in patterns of 24-hour heart rate variability after kidney and kidney-pancreas transplant. Transplantation, 68(12), 1846-50.

     Egidi, M.F., Trofe, J., Reed, L., Gaber, L.W., Alloway, R.R., Shokouh-Amiri, M.H., Stratta, R.J., Gaber, A.O. Risk factor for polyoma virus: A comparative analysis in kidney-pancreas and kidney transplants. American Society of Transplantation, May, 1999. Transplantation 67(7), 222.

     Schneider, S.G., Winsett, R.P., Reed, L., Hathaway, D.K. Use of structured self-monitoring by transplant recipients. 2001. Progress in Transplantation. 11 (2). 133-136.

     Alloway, R.R., Johnson, J.A., Chaballa, M., Russell, W., Reed, L., Hathaway, D.K., Amiri, H., Vera, S.R., Gaber, A.O. Effect of gut metabolism on tacrolimus bioavailability in renal transplant recipients. Transplantation. (Submitted).

Preceptorships

I serve as a clinical preceptor for the University of Tennessee Center for the Health Sciences College of Nursing FNP/DNP students as well as a preceptor for the University of Memphis College of Nursing FNP students.

Community Service

National Kidney Foundation-Memphis area volunteer 1988 to present

National Kidney Foundation-Memphis area board member 1990-1992

Mid-South Transplant Foundation Volunteer 1994-2002

Volunteer Nurse- Memphis Harding Academy Performing Arts Division 2009-present

Volunteer Nurse- Memphis Harding Academy Tennis Program 2008-present