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Mattie Rhodes, PhD, RN

Clinical Professor (Part-Time)

Areas of Research: Women and heart disease; and international mentoring

220J Wende Hall

Phone: 716-829-2609



  • PhD, Sociology, State University of New York at Buffalo
  • MS, (CNS) Adult Health Nursing, State University of New York at Buffalo
  • BS, Nursing, State University of New York at Buffalo


Women and Heart Disease, Professional Attitudes, and International Mentoring


N470 Health Maintenance and Restoration
N470L Nursing Therapeutics in Health Maintenance and Restoration
N472 Management of Patient Care
N478 Concepts of Complex Acute Care Nursing
N478L (Clinical) Nursing Therapeutics: Complex Acute Care
N479 Clinical Seminar: Complex Acute Care
N440Critical Elements in Nursing Leadership


Rhodes M. L. andCurran C.C. (2005). “Use of the Human Patient Simulator to Teach Critical Thinking Skills in a Baccalaureate Nursing Program”. Computers, Informatics and Nursing

Rhodes, M. Adolescent Pregnancy and Teenage Sexuality, in Bullough B. and Bullough, V. (eds.). Nursing Issues for 90's and beyond. Springer Publishing Co: New York, 1993.

Rhodes, MHistory of Association of Black Nursing Faculty in Higher Education, in Slavin, Sarah (ed). U.S. Women’s Interest Groups, Greenwood Press: Connecticut, 1995.

Rhodes, M., Bullough, B. & Fulton, J. (1994). The Graduate Record Examination as an Admission Requirement for the Graduate Nursing Program. Journal Professional Nursing, 10, 289-296.

Maricle Karen, Whitehead Lynn, and Rhodes, M.L. (2006). “Examining Medical Errors in a Tertiary Hospital” Journal of Nursing Care Quality.

Seidl, A., Bullough, B., Haughey, B., Scherer, Y., Rhodes, M. & Brown, G. (1991). Understanding the physical and psychological effects of myocardial infarction on sexual function: A basis for sexual counseling. Rehabilitation Nursing, 16, 255-264.

Marrale, Cairn, Shipman, Jean and Rhodes, Mattie. "What Some College Students Eat."   Nutrition Today. January‑February 1986, pp. 16‑21.

Rhodes Mattie L., and Steeg Linda , Co -Founders of Dedicated Educated Unit (DEU) : Innovative Teaching Strategy to WNY Area - University of Buffalo School of Nursing 2007.


Distinguished Faculty Mentor Award, UB School of Nursing, 2008

Ruth T. McGrorey Leadership Award, District 1, NYSNA 2008

Clinical Scholarship/Educational Project Award - (Garmen Award) - 2008

Recognized by University Buffalo Career Planning and Placement for positive impact on students 2005

National Council Community and Justice – Brotherhood/Sisterhood 2006                        

Community Service Award - Healthcare

American Heart Association - Community Educator /Volunteer /Partner 2005

Who’s Who in American Nursing

Faculty Advisor Award- Minority Nursing Student Association - 2006, 2007, 2008

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