Gassen J., Proffitt Leyva R.P., Mengelkoch S., White J.D., Peterman J.L., Prokosch M.L., Bradshaw H.K., Eimerbrink M.J., Corrigan E.K., Cheek D.J., Boehm G.W. and Hill S.E. Day length predicts investment in human immune function: Shorter days yield greater investment. Psychoneuroendocrinology. 2019 May-doi.org/10.1016/j.psyneuen.2019.05.011
Gassen J., Prokosch M.L., Eimerbrink M.J., Proffitt Leyva R.P., White J.D., Peterman J.L., Burgess A., Cheek D.J., Kreutzer A., Nicolas S.C., Boehm G.W. and Hill S’E. (2019). Inflammation predicts decision-making characterized by impulsivity, present focus, and an inability to delay gratification. Sci Rep. 2019 Mar 20;9(1):4928-4938. doi: 10.1038/s41598-019-41437-1 https://www.nature.com/articles/s41598-019-41437-1
Shah, M., Bailey, S., Glockener, A., Kreutzer, A., Adams-Huet, B., Cheek, D. J., & Mitchell, J., (2019) The effect of acute exercise on postprandial endothelial function in postmenopausal women: Randomized cross-over study. Journal of Investigative Medicine Published Online First: 05 March 2019. Doi: 10.1136/jim-2019-000992.
White, M.M., Walker, D.K., Howington, L.L., & Cheek, D.J. (2018). Pharmacogenomics and Psychiatric Nursing. Issues in Mental Health Nursing. https://doi.org/10.1080/01612840.2018.1513615
Bashore, L.M., Daniels, G., Borchers, L., & Howington, L.L., and Cheek, D.J. (2018). Facilitating faculty competency to integrate genomics into nursing curriculum within a private U.S. university. Nursing: Research and Review, 8:9-14; doi: https://doi.org/10.2147/NRR.S165852
Cheek D, and Howington L. (2018). Pharmacogenomics in Critical Care. AACN Advanced Critical Care. 29(1):36-42.
Cheek, D.J. and Howington, L.H. (2017). Patient care in the dawn of the genomic age. New scientific developments come with new nursing considerations. American Nurse Today, 12(3), 16-22. (CE)
Cheek, D.J. (2017). Pharmacogenomics: Strategies for individualized care. Nursing Critical Care2017, 12(1), 22-31.
Flanagan, A., & Cheek, D. J. (2016). Anesthetic management of a patient with mitochondrial encephalopathy, lactic acidosis and stroke-like symptoms (MELAS): a case study. Anesthesia eJournal, 4(1):20-25.
Sherrod, M. M., Cheek, D. J., & Seale, A. (2016). Improved patient outcomes with oral heart failure medications in the home healthcare setting. Home Healthcare Now, 34(5), 242-253. May, CE
Cheek, D.J. & Bashore, L., Brazeau, D. (2015). Pharmacogenomics and implications for nursing practice. Journal of Nursing Scholarship, 47(6):496-504. Article first published online: 15 OCT 2015 DOI: 10.1111/jnu.12168
Cheek, D. & Brazeau, D. (2015). Genetically modified. Nursing Management-UK, 22(3):13.
Tenney, H., Molinar, M., Villarreal, B., Eaton, S., Howington, L. & Cheek, D.J. (2017-Feb). The effects of oral contraceptives on vascular endothelial function as measured by salivary biomarkers and flow-mediated dilation. Poster presentation at Southern Nursing Research Society, Dallas, Texas.
Borcher, L., Bashore, L., Cheek, D.J., Howington, L. & Daniels, G. (August 4-6, 2016). The integration of genomics/genetics into a nursing curriculum: Enhancing faculty competency. Podium presentation, ISONG 29th World Congress, Dublin, Ireland.
Cheek, D.J. (2016, October 20). Integrating Pharmacogenomics into healthcare. Invited to present Keynote at Barnes Jewish Hospital Research Conference, St. Louis, Missouri.
Cheek, D.J. (2014, June 26). Pharmacogenomics and the older adult. Invited, Keynote Speaker at Cedar-Sinai Medical Center, Geri and Richard Brawerman Nursing Institute-Nursing Research Conference, Los Angeles, California.
Cheek, D.J. (2016, June 18). Pharmacogenomics and your clinical practice. Invited to present at Texas Clinical Nurse Specialist Symposium, Round Rock, Texas.
Bashore, L., Borcher, L., Cheek, D.J., Howington, L & Daniels, G. (June 6-8, 2016). Support to Integrate of Genomics &Genetics into Nursing Curriculums. Poster presentation, STTI 3rd European Regional Conference, Utrecht, The Netherlands.
Cheek, D.J. (2013, May). Pharmacogenomics and clinical practice. Invited to present at AACN-NTI, Boston, Massachusetts.
Cheek, D.J. (2013, March). Advanced Pharmacotherapeutics (invited speaker). National Association of Clinical Nurse Specialist (100 attendees), San Antonio, Texas.
Recipient of the International Society of Nurses in Genetics (ISONG) Founder Award in Excellence for Genetics Education, 2015
Recipient of the Ruth Eloise Sperry Teaching Award, 2010
Nominated for the Dean’s Research Award, Harris College of Nursing and Health Sciences Representative, 2009
Nominated by a member of the TCU House of Student Representative for the 2009 SGA Academic Excellence Award, 2009
Recipient of 3rd Prize in Clinical Writing Award by Nursing2007, 2007
Recipient of the Faculty of the Year Award by Student Nurses Association, 2007
Nominated for the Chancellor’s Award for Distinguished Research and Creative Activity, College of Health and Human Sciences representative, 2004
Named Abell-Hanger Professor of Gerontological Nursing, 2004
Fellow of the American Heart Association and Council on Cardiovascular Nursing (FAHA), 2002
Invited Fellow Inaugural NIH/NINR Summer Genetic Institute, summer 2000
Recipient of Young Investigator Award from American Motility Society, 1992
Named Abell-Hanger Professor of Gerontological Nursing, 2004. Fellow of the American Heart Association and Council on Cardiovascular Nursing (FAHA), 2002
American Association of Critical Care Nurses, 1982-present. American Heart Association-Council on Cardiovascular Nursing, 1998-present. American Nurse Association/Texas Nurse Association, 2004-present. American Physiological Society, 1999-present. American Society for Pharmacological and Experimental Therapeutics, 1994-present. International Society of Nurses in Genetics (ISONG), 2009-present. National Association of Clinical Nurse Specialist (NACNS), 2005-present. National Gerontological Nursing Association, 2004-present. Southern Nursing Research Society, 2002-present.
International Society of Nursing in Genetics (ISONG)-Elected Board Member, 2014-2016. Texas Nurses Association, District 3—Immediate Past President—2013–2014. Texas Nurses Association, District 3-President—2011-2013. Southern Nursing Research Society (SNRS)-Communication liaison with Program Committee 2012. Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM)—Summer Conference Planning Committee-2010-2011. Doctoral Education Conference SubCommittee-American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN), 2010-12. Research Committee, National Gerontological Nursing Association (NGNA), 2005-2013. International Society of Nursing in Genetics (ISONG)-Plenary Committee, 2009-2010. Chair, AACN NTI Workgroup, 2004-05.