Patricia M. Davidson, PhD, MEd, RN, FAAN
Areas of Scholarly Expertise and InterestCardiovascular care, transitional care; underserved populations
Davidson, P., Rushton, C., Dotzenrod, J., Godack, C., Baker, D., Nolan, M. (2016). "Just and Realistic Expectations for Persons with Disabilities Practicing Nursing." AMA Journal of Ethics.
Ferguson, C., Inglis, S., Newton, P., Middleton, S., Macdonald, P., Davidson, P. (2016). "Multi-morbidity, frailty and self-care: important considerations in treatment with anticoagulation drugs. Outcomes of the AFASTER study."
Daly, J., Sindone, A., Thompson, D., Hancock, K., Chang, E., Davidson, P. (2002). “Barriers to participation in and adherence to cardiac rehabilitation programs: A critical literature review.” Progress in Cardiovascular.
Davidson, P., Daly, J., Hancock, K., Moser, D., Chang, E., Cockburn, J. (2003). “Perceptions and Experiences of Heart Disease: A Literature Review and Identification of a Research Agenda in Older Women.” European Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing.
- Cardiovascular care
- Palliative care
- Underserved populations
Awards and Honors
2016 Australian Museum Eureka Prize for Outstanding Mentor of Young Researchers
2016 Australian Financial Review 100 Women of Influence—Global Category
2015 Mometrix Most Influential Dean of Nursing in the United States
2014 Distinguished Alumni Award, University of Newcastle, Australia
2013 Distinguished Alumni Award, University of Wollongong, Australia
2013 Fellow of the Preventive Cardiovascular Nursing Association
2013 Fellow of the American Academy of Nursing
2013 Fellow of the American Heart Association
2012 University of Technology Sydney Researcher Development Award, Vice Chancellors Awards for Research Excellence
2012 Finalist, Australian Museum Eureka Prize for Outstanding Mentor of Young Researchers
2012 Sigma Theta Tau International Nurse Researcher Hall of Fame
2007 Fellow of the Australian College of Nursing
2007 Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand Cardiovascular Nursing Lecture
2006 President, International Council on Women’s Health Issues
2005 University of Western Sydney Vice Chancellors Commendation for Teaching and Post Graduate Supervision
2003 Affiliates Prize Winner, Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand
2002 Membership of Sigma Theta Tau International—Xi Omicron Chapter
2000 Nuffield Trust Clinical Leadership Scholarship
2000 Nurse of the Year, St George Hospital, Kogarah
1998 Heart Foundation Community Heart Week Award
1980 Wollongong Hospital Gold Medalist