• Monique Pappadis, M.Ed., Ph.D.

    photoAssistant Professor
    T32 Participating Faculty Member
    Department: Rehabilitation Sciences

    Email: mrpappad@utmb.edu
    : 409.747.1632

    Bio & Research

Research Interests
  • Traumatic brain injury and stroke
  • Minority aging
  • Continuity of care
  • Health literacy
  • Ethnic minority health and behavioral health disparities
  • Psychosocial adjustment to disability

  • B.S., 2003, University of Houston
  • MEd, 2008, University of Houston
  • Ph.D., 2014, University of Houston
    1. Roberts PS, Krishnan S, Burns S, Ouellette D, Pappadis MR. Inconsistent Classification of Mild Stroke and Implications of Health Services Delivery. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2020;101(7):1243-1259. doi: 10.1016/j.apmr.2019.12.013. PMID: 32001257 PMCID: PMC7311258.
    2. Hawley L., Hammond FM, Cogan A, Juengst S, Mumbower R, Pappadis MR, Waldman W, Dams-O’Connor K. Ethical considerations in chronic brain injury. J Head Trauma Rehabil. 2019;34(6):433–436. doi:10.1097/HTR.0000000000000538. PMID: 31688380 PMCID: PMC6986275.
    3. Pappadis MR, Krishnan S, Hay CC, Jones B, Sander AM, Weller SC, Reistetter TA. Lived experiences of chronic cognition and mood symptoms among community-dwelling adults following stroke: A mixed-methods analysis. Aging Ment Health. 2019;23(9):1227-1233. doi: 10.1080/13607863.2018.1481927. PMID: 30369243 PMCID: PMC6486878.
    4. Pappadis MR, Volk RJ, Krishnan S, Weller SC, Jaramillo E, Hoover DS, Giordano DS, Tan A, Sheffield KM, Housten AJ, Goodwin JS. Perceptions of overdetection of breast cancer among women 70 years of age and older: A mixed-methods analysis. BMJ Open. 2018;8(6): e022138. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2018-022138. PMID: 29903800 PMCID: PMC6009543.
    5. Pappadis MR, Sander AM, Łukaszewska B, Struchen MA, Leung P, Smith DW. Effectiveness of an educational intervention on reducing misconceptions among ethnic minorities with complicated mild to severe traumatic brain injury. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2017;98(4):751-758. doi: 10.1016/j.apmr.2016.11.016. PMID: 28007444 PMCID: PMC5812739.