Kathryn Records
Kathryn Records, PhD, RN, FAAN

Hubert C. Moog Endowed Professor of Nursing

PhD Program Director

211 Seton Hall
College of Nursing, South Campus

Email: recordsk@umsl.edu
Phone: 314-516-6076
Fax: 314-516-7093

Education

  • BS, Nursing, University of Colorado Health Science Center, Denver, CO
  • MS, Maternal Newborn Nursing, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
  • PhD, Clinical Nursing Research, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ

Selected Grants

  • Records, K. (2016). CARMA 2: Collaborations for Advanced Research Methods and Analysis 2. Funded by the University of Missouri, April 1 2016 – 2019. 
  • Records, K. (2015). CARMA: Collaborations for Advanced Research Methods and Analysis. Funded by the University of Missouri, January 1 – December 31, 2015 - 2018. 
  • Records, K. (UMSL PI, original UMSL Site PI M. Barton-Burke); Other Site PIs: Bettencourt, A., Cheng, M., & Cheng, A.L. (2015 – 2016; no cost extension 2016-2017). Technology Delivered Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction for Young Breast Cancer Survivors and Their Partners.  Funded by the University of Missouri Interdisciplinary Intercampus Research Program, July 10 2015 – Present. $165,000.
  • Records, K., & Gerstein, E. (2015). Birth ‘N Babies feasibility study. Funded by the Hubert C Moog Endowment fund. ($7500). Recruitment and mixed methods data collection. 
  • Madres para la Salud (Mothers for Health) - Co-Investigator, National Institutes of Health, $1.2M, 2009-2013

Selected Publications

  • *Twidwell, J., & Records, K., (2017). An integrative review of predictors of undergraduate program success. International Journal of Nursing Education, 14(1). Retrieved from https://www.degruyter.com/view/j/ijnes.2017.14.issue-1/ijnes-2016-0040/ijnes-2016-0040.xml
  • Records, K. & Hanko, S. (2016). Decision support to enhance prenatal care using the screening, brief intervention, and referral to treatment model. Journal for Nurse Practitioners, 12(9), 605-612.
  • Records, K. & Laake, D. (2016). Prenatal vitamins at conception or earlier. In J. Adams (Ed.), The science behind the healthy child guide (Chapter 1). Dallas, TX: Neurological Health Foundation. Available at: http://www.neurologicalhealth.org/
  • Reocrds, K. (2016). Prenatal care and medical testing. In J. Adams (Ed.), The science behind the healthy child guide (Chapter 13). Dallas, TX: Neurological Health Foundation. Available at: http://www.neurologicalhealth.org/
  • Records, K. (2016). Reducing stress during pregnancy. In J. Adams (Ed.), The science behind the healthy child guide (Chapter 16). Dallas, TX: Neurological Health Foundation. Available at: http://www.neurologicalhealth.org/
  • Records, K. (2016). Maintaining optimal weight throughout pregnancy. In J. Adams (Ed.), The science behind the healthy child guide (Chapter 17). Dallas, TX: Neurological Health Foundation. Available at: http://www.neurologicalhealth.org/
  • Records, K. (2016). Intimate partner violence (Chapter 18). In J. Smith & S. Mattson (Eds.), Core curriculum in maternal newborn nursing (5th ed.). St. Louis, MO: Elsevier.
  • Records, K., & Tanaka, L. (2016). Normal pregnancy (Chapter 5). In J. Smith & S. Mattson (Eds.), Core curriculum in maternal newborn nursing (5th ed.). St. Louis, MO: Elsevier.
  • Vega-Lopez, S., Pignotti, G.A., Keller, C., Todd, M., Ainsworth, B., Belyea, M., Williams, A.N., Records, K., Coonrod, D., & Permana, P. (2015). Participation in a social-support physical activity intervention modestly improves lipoprotein cholesterol distribution among postpartum sedentary Hispanic women. Journal of Physical Activity and Health<,em>, 12, 1289-1297.
  • Records, K. (2015). Obesity and women’s health [Guest Editor]. Journal of Obstetric, Gynecologic, and Neonatal Nursing, 44(6), 758-759.
  • Pignotti, G.A., Vega-Lopez, S., Keller, C., Belyea, M., Ainsworth, B., Nagle Williams, A., Records, K., Coonrod, D., & Permana, P. (2015). Comparison and evaluation of dietary quality between older and younger Mexican-American women. Public Health Nutrition, 18(14), 2615-2624.
  • *Wiseman, P., & Records, K. (2015). Using theory to drive Influenza-related text messaging interventions. Accepted by the International Journal of e-Health and Communication, 6(2), 44-58.
  • Records, K., Keller, C., Coonrod, D., Todd, M. Ainsworth, B.A., Vega-Lopez, S., Nagle Williams, A., Permana, P. (2015). Correlates of depressive symptoms after birth for Latinas who are overweight or obese. Health Care for Women International, 36(3), 356-374. doi: 10.1080/07399332.2014.973956

Selected Presentations

  • *Yakubu, A., & Records, K. (2017). A case management referral network to treat women with perinatal mood and anxiety disorders in an urban city. Submitted to the American Public Health Association’s 2017 Annual Meeting & Expo, Atlanta, GA, November 4-8. (Refereed).
  • *Yakubu, A., Records, K., & Michaels, J. (2017). Creating a regional behavioral health network for pregnant and postpartum women. Two hour workshop presented at the National Association of City and County Health Organizations’ Annual Meeting, Pittsburgh, PA, July 11-13. (Refereed).
  • Wipke-Tevis, D., Records, K., & Schmer, C. (2017). Collaborating to incorporate emerging areas of nursing science. Podium presentation at the American Association of Colleges of Nursing Doctoral Education Conference, San Diego, CA, January 18-21. (Refereed).
  • *Apugan, Z.D., & Records, K. (2016). Well-being of African American older adults in nursing homes. Poster presentation at the Council for the Advancement of Nursing Science, Washington DC, September 15-17.  (Refereed).
  • *Twidwell, J., & Records, K. (2016). Use of standardized exams as a predictive admission criterion: An integrative review. Poster presentation at the 3rd Annual Nursing & Allied Health Educators Conference at Sea, June 7-14. 

Other Scholarly Activities

  • Records, K. (2013). Strategies for working effectively as a junior investigator. One-hour webinar for the American Association of Colleges of Nursing for 200 registered attendees. Webinar archived until November 5, 2016 at AACN.nche.edu/webinar (Invited workshop presentation).
  • Records, K. (2011). Postpartum depression. One-hour presentation on KFNX radio show Hot Health Topics (Phoenix, AZ). Moderator Dr. B. Melnyk. Co-presenter Dr. Linda Chambliss. April 11.

Honors and Awards

  • Invited Reviewer, Canadian Institutes of Health Research, August 2017 – 2020
  • Appointed  Member, Association of Women’s Health Research Committee, January 2017 – December 2019.
  • Invited Reviewer, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Special Emphasis Panels: November 2015 – February 2016. 
  • Invited Reviewer, National Institutes of Health, Nursing and Related Clinical Sciences Study Section, August-October 2012; April – June, 2014; August – October 2014. 
  • Appointed Member, Sigma Theta Tau International Research Review Committee, ongoing
  • 2014 Reviewer of the Year, Journal of Obstetric, Gynecologic, and Neonatal Nursing
  • Hubert C. Moog Endowed Professorship, Appointed, June 2013

Memberships

  • American Academy of Nursing
  • National Institutes of Health, Reviewer
  • Association of Women's Health, Obstetric, and Gynecologic Nursing
  • Sigma Theta Tau International
  • Perinatal Resource Network in the Maternal, Child, and Family Health Coalition, St. Louis, MO