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Gayenell S. Magwood

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InstitutionMedical University of South Carolina
DepartmentDEPARTMENT OF NURSING OPERATING
AddressP.O. Box MSC 160
521
College of Nursing - 99 Jonathan Lucas St.
Phone843-792-0685
Fax843-792-2099
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    Dr. Gayenell S. Magwood is professor in the College of Nursing at the Medical University of South Carolina. Her research interests include health disparities, community-based interventions related to multiple risk reduction, particularly cardiometabolic risk, chronic disease prevention and management.

    Dr. Magwood a respected researcher, educator and mentor, has combined her passion and advocacy with her science to inform best practices for building, enhancing, and sustaining partnerships with communities; on major grants contributing expertise in the intersection of community and health systems. She has served as PI and Co-Investigator on numerous federally funded and other extramurally funded research contributing expertise for development and implementation of community engaged interventions and multi-level community-based participatory research with underserved communities.

    Dr. Magwood has consulted with national and international communities and served as expert reviewer for numerous entities. She has led academic-community partnered teams, making seminal contributions to the science of community engaged research and coalition building with ethnic minority populations. Her work has led to success with national competitive NIH awards and wide spread dissemination. Her expertise is widely solicited and many professional and advocacy contributions reflect the breadth of her impact and influence in nursing science, team and community science and collaboration.

    She is a Fellow of the American Academy of Nursing and a Fellow of the American Heart Association.

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    Cardiometabolics, CVD/Stroke, Biobehavioral, Disease Prevention, Minorities, Women-s Health, Diabetes, Community Engagement, Health Disparities, Health Equity.

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    1. Magwood GS, Ellis C, Nichols M, Burns SP, Jenkins C, Woodbury M, Adams R. Barriers and Facilitators of Stroke Recovery: Perspectives From African Americans With Stroke, Caregivers and Healthcare Professionals. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2019 Jun 26. PMID: 31255440.
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    2. Buie JNJ, Hammad SM, Nietert PJ, Magwood G, Adams RJ, Bonilha L, Sims-Robinson C. Differences in plasma levels of long chain and very long chain ceramides between African Americans and whites: An observational study. PLoS One. 2019; 14(5):e0216213. PMID: 31067249.
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    3. Wood KA, Magwood GS, DeVon HA. Cardiovascular and Stroke Nursing Council Science in Review. J Am Heart Assoc. 2019 Apr 02; 8(7):e012522. PMID: 30922160.
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    4. Williams LS, Nemeth LS, Johnson E, Armaignac DL, Magwood GS. Telemedicine Intensive Care Unit Nursing Interventions to Prevent Failure to Rescue. Am J Crit Care. 2019 Jan; 28(1):64-75. PMID: 30600229.
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    5. Marebwa BK, Adams RJ, Magwood GS, Basilakos A, Mueller M, Rorden C, Fridriksson J, Bonilha L. Cardiovascular Risk Factors and Brain Health: Impact on Long-Range Cortical Connections and Cognitive Performance. J Am Heart Assoc. 2018 Dec 04; 7(23):e010054. PMID: 30520672.
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    6. Williams LS, Johnson E, Armaignac DL, Nemeth LS, Magwood GS. A Mixed Methods Study of Tele-ICU Nursing Interventions to Prevent Failure to Rescue of Patients in Critical Care. Telemed J E Health. 2019 May; 25(5):369-379. PMID: 30036175.
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    7. Walter KR, Ford ME, Gregoski MJ, Kramer RM, Knight KD, Spruill L, Nogueira LM, Krisanits BA, Phan V, La Rue AC, Lilly MB, Ambs S, Chan K, Turner TF, Varner H, Singh S, Uribarri J, Garrett-Mayer E, Armeson KE, Hilton EJ, Clair MJ, Taylor MH, Abbott AM, Findlay VJ, Peterson LL, Magwood G, Turner DP. Advanced glycation end products are elevated in estrogen receptor-positive breast cancer patients, alter response to therapy, and can be targeted by lifestyle intervention. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2019 Feb; 173(3):559-571. PMID: 30368741.
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    8. Marebwa BK, Adams RJ, Magwood GS, Kindy M, Wilmskoetter J, Wolf M, Bonilha L. Fibroblast growth factor23 is associated with axonal integrity and neural network architecture in the human frontal lobes. PLoS One. 2018; 13(9):e0203460. PMID: 30192823.
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    9. Bauza C, Martin R, Yeatts SD, Borg K, Magwood G, Selassie A, Ford ME. Determining the Joint Effect of Obesity and Diabetes on All-Cause Mortality and Cardiovascular-Related Mortality following an Ischemic Stroke. Stroke Res Treat. 2018; 2018:4812712. PMID: 30174819.
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    10. Burns SP, Mueller M, Magwood G, White BM, Lackland D, Ellis C. Racial and ethnic differences in post-stroke subjective cognitive decline exist. Disabil Health J. 2019 01; 12(1):87-92. PMID: 30115583.
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    11. Buie JNJ, Stanley A, Nietert PJ, Logan A, Adams RJ, Magwood GS. Racial Disparities in Arterial Stiffness Between Healthy Whites and African Americans in the United States: A Meta-analysis. J Natl Med Assoc. 2019 Feb; 111(1):7-17. PMID: 30129482.
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    12. Bauza C, Yeatts SD, Borg K, Magwood G, Martin RH, Selassie A, Ford ME. Determining the joint effect of obesity and diabetes on functional disability at 3-months and on all-cause mortality at 1-year following an ischemic stroke. BMC Endocr Disord. 2018 Jun 18; 18(1):40. PMID: 29914457.
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    13. Burns SP, White BM, Magwood G, Ellis C, Logan A, Jones Buie JN, Adams RJ. Racial and ethnic disparities in stroke outcomes: a scoping review of post-stroke disability assessment tools. Disabil Rehabil. 2019 Jul; 41(15):1835-1845. PMID: 29569497.
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    14. Adams RJ, Ellis C, Magwood G, Kindy MS, Bonilha L, Lackland DT. Commentary: Addressing Racial Disparities in Stroke: The Wide Spectrum Investigation of Stroke Outcome Disparities on Multiple Levels (WISSDOM). Ethn Dis. 2018; 28(1):61-68. PMID: 29467568.
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    15. Jenkins F, Mueller M, Gibson LM, Gregoski MJ, Jenkins C, Magwood GS. Screening for Physical Activity and Cardiometabolic Risk Factors Among Rural African-American Women. J Natl Black Nurses Assoc. 2017 Dec; 28(2):1-6. PMID: 30282134.
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    16. White BM, Magwood GS, Burns SP, Ellis C. Sex Differences in Patient-Reported Poststroke Disability. J Womens Health (Larchmt). 2018 04; 27(4):518-524. PMID: 29064306.
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    17. Magwood GS, White BM, Ellis C. Stroke-Related Disease Comorbidity and Secondary Stroke Prevention Practices Among Young Stroke Survivors. J Neurosci Nurs. 2017 Oct; 49(5):296-301. PMID: 28817502.
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    18. Ellis C, Magwood G, White BM. Racial Differences in Patient-Reported Post-Stroke Disability in Older Adults. Geriatrics (Basel). 2017 May 23; 2(2). PMID: 31011026.
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    19. Halbert CH, McDonald JA, Magwood G, Jefferson M. Beliefs about Genetically Targeted Care in African Americans. J Natl Med Assoc. 2017 Summer; 109(2):98-106. PMID: 28599763.
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    20. Jenkins F, Jenkins C, Gregoski MJ, Magwood GS. Interventions Promoting Physical Activity in African American Women: An Integrative Review. J Cardiovasc Nurs. 2017 Jan/Feb; 32(1):22-29. PMID: 26544170.
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    21. White BM, Logan A, Magwood GS. Access to Diabetes Care for Populations Experiencing Homelessness: an Integrated Review. Curr Diab Rep. 2016 11; 16(11):112. PMID: 27665302.
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    22. Ford ME, Magwood G, Brown ET, Cannady K, Gregoski M, Knight KD, Peterson LL, Kramer R, Evans-Knowell A, Turner DP. Disparities in Obesity, Physical Activity Rates, and Breast Cancer Survival. Adv Cancer Res. 2017; 133:23-50. PMID: 28052820.
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    23. Nichols M, Nemeth LS, Magwood G, Odulana A, Newman S. Exploring the Contextual Factors of Adolescent Obesity in an Underserved Population Through Photovoice. Fam Community Health. 2016 Oct-Dec; 39(4):301-9. PMID: 27536935.
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    24. Andrews JO, Mueller M, Dooley M, Newman SD, Magwood GS, Tingen MS. Effect of a smoking cessation intervention for women in subsidized neighborhoods: A randomized controlled trial. Prev Med. 2016 09; 90:170-6. PMID: 27423320.
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    25. Sutton SM, Magwood GS, Nemeth LS, Jenkins CM. Conceptual Model of Weight Management in Overweight and Obese African-American Females. Nurs Forum. 2017 Apr; 52(2):73-87. PMID: 27309975.
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    26. Shearer JE, Jenkins CH, Magwood GS, Pope CA. Contested Ownership of Disease and Ambulatory-Sensitive Emergency Department Visits for Type 2 Diabetes. Am J Med Sci. 2016 Apr; 351(4):400-6. PMID: 27079346.
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    27. Sutton SM, Magwood GS, Jenkins CH, Nemeth LS. A Scoping Review of Behavioral Weight Management Interventions in Overweight/Obese African American Females. West J Nurs Res. 2016 08; 38(8):1035-66. PMID: 26927607.
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    28. Baruth M, Sharpe PA, Magwood G, Wilcox S, Schlaff RA. Body Size Perceptions among Overweight and Obese African American Women. Ethn Dis. 2015 Nov 05; 25(4):391-8. PMID: 26674119.
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    29. Monfre JM, Kelechi TJ, Magwood GS, Mueller M. Development and Psychometric Evaluation of the Symptom Intrusiveness Rating Scale Among Individuals Experiencing Pain Associated With Chronic Wounds. J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs. 2015 Sep-Oct; 42(5):474-9. PMID: 26336044.
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    30. Hughes Halbert C, Welch B, Lynch C, Magwood G, Rice L, Jefferson M, Riley J. Social determinants of family health history collection. J Community Genet. 2016 Jan; 7(1):57-64. PMID: 26280996.
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    31. Sieverdes JC, Nemeth LS, Magwood GS, Baliga PK, Chavin KD, Brunner-Jackson B, Patel SK, Ruggiero KJ, Treiber FA. Patient-Centered mHealth Living Donor Transplant Education Program for African Americans: Development and Analysis. JMIR Res Protoc. 2015 Aug 10; 4(3):e84. PMID: 26265532.
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    32. Sieverdes JC, Nemeth LS, Magwood GS, Baliga PK, Chavin KD, Ruggiero KJ, Treiber FA. African American kidney transplant patients' perspectives on challenges in the living donation process. Prog Transplant. 2015 Jun; 25(2):164-75. PMID: 26107278.
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    33. Nichols M, Newman S, Nemeth LS, Magwood G. The influence of parental participation on obesity interventions in african american adolescent females: an integrative review. J Pediatr Nurs. 2015 May-Jun; 30(3):485-93. PMID: 25648656.
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    34. Spruill IJ, Magwood GS, Nemeth LS, Williams TH. African Americans' Culturally Specific Approaches to the Management of Diabetes. Glob Qual Nurs Res. 2015 Jan-Dec; 2. PMID: 27175439.
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    35. Spruill IJ, Coleman BL, Powell-Young YM, Williams TH, Magwood G. Non-Biological (Fictive Kin and Othermothers): Embracing the Need for a Culturally Appropriate Pedigree Nomenclature in African-American Families. J Natl Black Nurses Assoc. 2014 Dec; 25(2):23-30. PMID: 27134343.
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    36. Andrews JO, Mueller M, Newman SD, Magwood G, Ahluwalia JS, White K, Tingen MS. The association of individual and neighborhood social cohesion, stressors, and crime on smoking status among African-American women in southeastern US subsidized housing neighborhoods. J Urban Health. 2014 Dec; 91(6):1158-74. PMID: 25316192.
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    37. McDonald JA, Vadaparampil S, Bowen D, Magwood G, Obeid JS, Jefferson M, Drake R, Gebregziabher M, Hughes Halbert C. Intentions to donate to a biobank in a national sample of African Americans. Public Health Genomics. 2014; 17(3):173-82. PMID: 24942180.
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    38. Hudson SM, Mueller M, Hester WH, Magwood GS, Newman SD, Laken MA. At-risk characteristics for hospital admissions and ED visits. J Spec Pediatr Nurs. 2014 Apr; 19(2):183-93. PMID: 24589213.
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    39. Zapka J, Amella E, Magwood G, Madisetti M, Garrow D, Batchelor-Aselage M. Challenges in efficacy research: the case of feeding alternatives in patients with dementia. J Adv Nurs. 2014 Sep; 70(9):2072-2085. PMID: 24612316.
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    40. Hudson SM, Newman SD, Hester WH, Magwood GS, Mueller M, Laken MA. Factors influencing hospital admissions and emergency department visits among children with complex chronic conditions: a qualitative study of parents' and providers' perspectives. Issues Compr Pediatr Nurs. 2014 Mar; 37(1):61-80. PMID: 24423943.
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    41. Magwood GS, Andrews JO, Zapka J, Cox MJ, Newman S, Stuart GW. Institutionalization of community partnerships: the challenge for academic health centers. J Health Care Poor Underserved. 2012 Nov; 23(4):1512-26. PMID: 23698666.
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    42. Andrews JO, Tingen MS, Jarriel SC, Caleb M, Simmons A, Brunson J, Mueller M, Ahluwalia JS, Newman SD, Cox MJ, Magwood G, Hurman C. Application of a CBPR framework to inform a multi-level tobacco cessation intervention in public housing neighborhoods. Am J Community Psychol. 2012 Sep; 50(1-2):129-40. PMID: 22124619.
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    43. Davis BH, Pope C, Mason PR, Magwood G, Jenkins CM. "It's a wild thing, waiting to get me": stance analysis of African Americans with diabetes. Diabetes Educ. 2011 May-Jun; 37(3):409-18. PMID: 21515541.
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    44. Newman SD, Andrews JO, Magwood GS, Jenkins C, Cox MJ, Williamson DC. Community advisory boards in community-based participatory research: a synthesis of best processes. Prev Chronic Dis. 2011 May; 8(3):A70. PMID: 21477510.
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    45. Jenkins, C, Magwood, G, Hossler, C, Thomas, V, Linnen, F. In: Diabetes in black America: public health and clinical solutions to a national crisis. Jack, L. Editor. Community health workers and their roles in diabetes prevention and control. 2010.
    46. Jenkins C, Pope C, Magwood G, Vandemark L, Thomas V, Hill K, Linnen F, Beck LS, Zapka J. Expanding the chronic care framework to improve diabetes management: the REACH case study. Prog Community Health Partnersh. 2010; 4(1):65-79. PMID: 20364080.
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    47. Jenkins, C, Magwood, G, Carlson, B, Thomas, V, Linnen, F . In: Improving community health and reducing disparities. Liburd, L. (Ed.). REACH: Charleston and Georgetown Diabetes Coalition: Improving outcomes for African Americans with diabetes. 2010.
    48. Liao Y, Tucker P, Siegel P, Liburd L, Giles WH. Decreasing disparity in cholesterol screening in minority communities--findings from the racial and ethnic approaches to community health 2010. J Epidemiol Community Health. 2010 Apr; 64(4):292-9. PMID: 19666632.
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    49. Magwood GS, Jenkins C, Zapka J. Validation of diabetes health-related quality-of-life instruments using cognitive interviewing with older African Americans. J Nurs Meas. 2009; 17(3):195-220. PMID: 20069949.
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    50. Magwood GS, Zapka J, Jenkins C. A review of systematic reviews evaluating diabetes interventions: focus on quality of life and disparities. Diabetes Educ. 2008 Mar-Apr; 34(2):242-65. PMID: 18375775.
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    51. Carlson BA, Neal D, Magwood G, Jenkins C, King MG, Hossler CL. A community-based participatory health information needs assessment to help eliminate diabetes information disparities. Health Promot Pract. 2006 Jul; 7(3 Suppl):213S-22S. PMID: 16760247.
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    52. Neal D, Magwood G, Jenkins C, Hossler CL. Racial disparity in the diagnosis of obesity among people with diabetes. J Health Care Poor Underserved. 2006 May; 17(2 Suppl):106-15. PMID: 16809878.
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    53. Magwood, G., Zapka, J, Neal, D. & Jenkins, C. The Gerontologist. Assessing health literacy in older African Americans with diabetes in a REACH community. 2006; 46(1):553.
    54. Jenkins C, McNary S, Carlson BA, King MG, Hossler CL, Magwood G, Zheng D, Hendrix K, Beck LS, Linnen F, Thomas V, Powell S, Ma'at I. Reducing disparities for African Americans with diabetes: progress made by the REACH 2010 Charleston and Georgetown Diabetes Coalition. Public Health Rep. 2004 May-Jun; 119(3):322-30. PMID: 15158111.
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    55. King MG, Jenkins C, Hossler C, Carlson B, Magwood G, Hendrix K. People with diabetes: knowledge, perceptions, and applications of recommendations for diabetes management. Ethn Dis. 2004; 14(3 Suppl 1):S128-33. PMID: 15682782.
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    56. Abu-Realh MH, Magwood G, Narayan MC, Rupprecht C, Suraci M. The use of complementary therapies by cancer patients. Nursingconnections. 1996; 9(4):3-12. PMID: 9110793.
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