Academic Publications

Recent published works relating to outreach work conducted by the University of Kansas Medical Center. Individuals active in the Institute for Community Engagement are in bold.


Kreuter, M., Fernandez, M. E., Brown, M., Cofta-Woerpel, L., Pfeiffer, D., Adams-Piphus, B., Krebill, H., Gonzalez, D. A., Campos, D. M., Kirklin, G. T., Betsworth, S., Casey, C., & Luke, D. (2012). Increasing information-seeking about HPV vaccination through community partnerships in African American and Hispanic communities. Family and Community Health, 35(1), 15-30.


Kennedy, M., Dobbie, A. E., Timberlake, G., & Klein, R. (in press). Improving the teaching and learning of fundoscopy skills: The Timberlake Eye Model. Education for Primary Care.

Cook, D.J., Nazir, N., Skalacki, M., Grube, C. D., & Choi, W. S. (2011). Impact of a multidisciplinary disaster response exercise. Journal of Emergency Management, 9(4), 35-43.

Doolittle, G., Spaulding, R., Martin, K., Krebill, H., Spaulding, A., & Cook, D. (2011). Midwest Cancer Alliance clinical trials, education and research across the Kansas telemedicine network. [Abstract]. Telemedicine and E-Health, 17(4), A-1-A-122.

Doolittle, G. C., Spaulding, A. O., & Williams, A. R. (2011). The decreasing cost of telemedicine and telehealth. Telemedicine and e-Health, 17(9), 671-675.

Grady, B., Myers, K. M., Nelson, E. L., Belz, N., Bennett, L., Carnahan, L., Decker, V. B., Holden, D., Perry, G., Rosenthal, L., Rowe, N., Spaulding, R., Turvey, C. L., White, R., & Voyles, D. (2011). Evidence-based practice for telemental health. Telemedicine and E-Health, 17(2), 131-48.

Nelson, E. L., Bui, T., & Sharp, S. (2011). Telemental health competencies: Training examples from a youth depression telemedicine clinic. In M. Gregerson (Ed.), Technology Innovations for Behavioral Education (pp. 41-48). New York: Springer.

Nelson, E. L., Bui, T. N., & Velasquez, S. E. (2011). Telepsychology: Research and practice overview. Child & Adolescent Psychiatric Clinics of North America, 20(1), 67-79.

Nelson, E. L., Peacock, G., Bui, T., & Banitt Duncan, A. (in press). School-based telemedicine and adherence to national guidelines for ADHD evaluation. Psychological Services.

Nelson, E. L., & Velasquez, S. E. (2011). Implementing psychological services over televideo. Professional Psychology: Research and Practice, 42(6), 534-542.

Spaulding, R., Cain, S., & Sonnenschein, K. (2011). Urban telepsychiatry: Uncommon service for a common need. Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Clinics of North America, 20(1), 29-39.

Spaulding, R., Stevens, D., & Velasquez, S. E. (2011). Experience with telehealth for sleep monitoring and sleep laboratory management. Journal of Telemedicine and Telecare. 17(7), 346-9.

Velasquez, S. E., Banitt Duncan, A., & Nelson, E. L. (in press). Technological innovations in rural mental health service delivery. In B. Smalley, J. Warren, & J. Rainer (Eds.), Rural Mental Health. New York: Springer.

Whitten, P., Cook, D. J., & Cornacchione, J. (2011). Telemedicine: Reviewing the Past, Looking Toward the Future. In T. Thompson & R. Parrott (2nd ed.), Routledge Handbook of Health Communication (pp. 84-99). New York: Taylor & Francis.


Chumley, H., Honeck, S., Kennedy, M., & Meyer, M. (2010). The Kansas Medical Student Loan program: A successful tuition-service exchange model. Academic Medicine, 85(11), 1676.

Pingleton, S. K., & Davis, D. (2010). Education of quality and safety requires learning about clinical data. American Journal of Medicine, 123(12), 1073-1074.

Pingleton, S. K., Davis, D. A., & Dickler, R. M. (2010). Characteristics of quality and patient safety curricula in major teaching hospitals. American Journal of Medical Quality, 25(4), 305-311.

Cohen, Z., Ferguson, S., Krupinski, E., Puskin, D., & Spaulding, R. J. (2010). Implementation and evaluation of telehealth tools and technologies. Telemedicine and e-Health, 16(1), 96-102.

Nelson, E. L., & Bui, T. (2010). Rural telepsychology services for children and adolescents. Journal of Clinical Psychology, 66(5), 490-501.

Nelson, E. L., Miller, E. A., & Larson, K. A. (2010). Reliability associated with the Roter Interaction Analysis System (RIAS) adapted for the telemedicine context. Patient Education and Counseling, 78(1), 72-8.

Rochester, P. W., Townsend, J. S., Given, L., Krebill, H., Balderrama, S., & Vinson, C. (2010). Comprehensive cancer control: Progress and accomplishments. Cancer Causes and Control, 21(12), 1967-1977.

Spaulding, R., Belz, N., DeLurgio, S., & Williams, A. R. (2010). Cost savings of telemedicine utilization for child psychiatry in a rural Kansas community. Telemedicine and e-Health, 16(8), 1-6.

Spaulding, R. J., Alloway, G., & Coffman, M. (2010). Cost-benefit of a Kansas home telehealth pilot project. Telemedicine and e-Health Journal, 16(Suppl 1), S-32.

Spaulding, R. J., Nelson, E. L., & Patch, G. (2010). Kansas school-based telehealth goals and outcomes. Telemedicine and e-Health Journal, 16(Suppl 1), S-64.


Berg-Copas, G., Ahlers-Schmidt, C. R., Wetta-Hall, R., & Cook, D. (2009). Perspectives of health care issues in rural kansas communities: An analysis of strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats. Kansas Journal of Medicine, 2(3), 62-71.

Davis, K. C., Spaulding, R. J., & Cook, D. (2009). Connecting high school science students with medical student mentors. Telemedicine and e-Health, 15(Suppl 1), S106.

Nelson, E., Cain, S., & Khanna, P. (2009). Diagnostic efficacy of child telepsychiatry services for a school population. Telemedicine and e-Health, 15(Suppl 1), S71-72.

Nelson, E. L., & Patch, G. (2009). Evolution of reimbursement policy in telemental health clinics. Telemedicine and e-Health, 15(Suppl 1), S75-76.

Nelson, E. L., Sharma, M., & Bui, T. (2009). Survey of state regulatory practices for telemedicine and psychology. Telemedicine and e-Health, 15(Suppl 1), S-48.

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