Carmen <span>S.</span> Rodriguez, PhD, ARNP-BC, AOCN
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Carmen S. Rodriguez, PhD, ARNP-BC, AOCN



    • Health Outcomes & Behavior Program

Education & Training

    • University of Miami, MSN/MBA - Adult Health
    • University of Florida, ARNP - Adult Health/Oncology
    • University of South Florida, PhD - Nursing/Gerontology
    • John A. Hartford Foundation, Postdoctoral Fellow - Gerontology/Cancer
    • University of Florida - CTSI, MS - Clinical and Translational Research

  • Lengacher CA, Reich RR, Ramesar S, Alinat CB, Moscoso M, Cousin L, Marino VR, Elias MN, Paterson CL, Rodriguez CS, Wang HL, Kip KE, Meng H, Park JY. Feasibility of the mobile mindfulness-based stress reduction for breast cancer (mMBSR(BC)) program for symptom improvement among breast cancer survivors. Psychooncology. 2017 Jun. Pubmedid: 28665541.
  • Wang HL, Ji M, Visovsky C, Rodriguez CS, Elliott AF, Gwede CK, Padhya TA, Ridley MB, McMillan SC. Clinically Relevant Four-Level Cancer-Related Fatigue Among Patients With Various Types of Cancer. J Adv Pract Oncol. 2016 Oct;7(1):23-37. Pubmedid: 27713842. Pmcid: PMC5045276.
  • Rodriguez CS, Spring HJ, Rowe M. Nurses' experiences of communicating with hospitalized, suddenly speechless patients. Qual Health Res. 2015 Feb;25(2):168-178. Pubmedid: 25225048.
  • McMillan SC, Rodriguez C, Wang HL, Elliott A. Issues Faced by Family Caregivers of Hospice Patients with Head and Neck Cancers. ORL Head Neck Nurs. 2015;33(2):8, 10-8, 13. Pubmedid: 26263580.
  • Nightingale CL, Rodriguez C, Carnaby G. The impact of music interventions on anxiety for adult cancer patients: a meta-analysis and systematic review. Integr Cancer Ther. 2013 Sep;12(5):393-403. Pubmedid: 23625027.
  • Rodriguez CS, Rowe M, Koeppel B, Thomas L, Troche MS, Paguio G. Development of a communication intervention to assist hospitalized suddenly speechless patients. Technol Health Care. 2012;20(6):489-500. Pubmedid: 23187014. Pmcid: PMC4018578.
  • Thomas LA, Rodriguez CS. Prevalence of sudden speechlessness in critical care units. Clin Nurs Res. 2011 Nov;20(4):439-447. Pubmedid: 21746891.
  • Rodriguez CS, Blischak DM. Communication needs of nonspeaking hospitalized postoperative patients with head and neck cancer. Appl Nurs Res. 2010 May;23(2):110-115. Pubmedid: 20420999.
  • Rodriguez C, Rowe M. Use of a speech-generating device for hospitalized postoperative patients with head and neck cancer experiencing speechlessness. Oncol Nurs Forum. 2010 Mar;37(2):199-205. Pubmedid: 20189925.
  • Rodriguez CS, VanCott ML. Speech impairment in the postoperative head and neck cancer patient: nurses' and patients' perceptions. Qual Health Res. 2005 Sep;15(7):897-911. Pubmedid: 16093369.
  • Rodriguez CS, McMillan S, Yarandi H. Pain measurement in older adults with head and neck cancer and communication impairments. Cancer Nurs. 2004 Nov;27(6):425-433. Pubmedid: 15632781.
  • Rodriguez CS. Pain measurement in the elderly: a review. Pain Manag Nurs. 2001 Jun;2(2):38-46. Pubmedid: 11706769.
  • Rodriguez CS, Ash CR. Programmed instruction: cancer therapy. Associated late effects (III). Cancer Nurs. 1996 Oct;19(5):392-400. Pubmedid: 8885488.
  • Rodriguez CS, Ash CR. Programmed instruction: Cancer therapy. Associated late effects. Cancer Nurs. 1996 Jun;19(3):214-227. Pubmedid: 8674030.
  • Rodriguez CS, Ash CR. Programmed instruction: cancer therapy. Associated late effects (IV). Cancer Nurs. 1996 Dec;19(6):455-464. Pubmedid: 8972978.
  • Rodriguez CS, Ash CR. Programmed instruction: cancer therapy. Associated late effects (II). Cancer Nurs. 1996 Aug;19(4):320-328. Pubmedid: 8768690.