Mario A. Davidson, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

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Faculty Appointments
Assistant Professor of Biostatistics
Ph.D., Teaching & Learning, Ohio State University, Columbus, OhioM.A., Teaching & Learning, Ohio State University, Columbus, OhioM.S., Statistics, Ohio State University, Columbus, OhioM.S., Mathematics, Tennessee State University, Nashville, TennesseeB.S., Tennessee State University, Nashville, Tennessee
Office Address
S-2323 Medical Center North
Nashville, TN 37232-2158
Kroop SF, Chung CP, Davidson MA, Horn L, Damp JB, Dewey C. Rheumatologic skills development: what are the needs of internal medicine residents?. Clin. Rheumatol [print-electronic]. 2016 Aug; 35(8): 2109-15. PMID: 26694057, PMCID: PMC4919226, PII: 10.1007/s10067-015-3150-4, DOI: 10.1007/s10067-015-3150-4, ISSN: 1434-9949.

Patel MB, Wilson LD, Bregman JA, Leath TC, Humble SS, Davidson MA, de Riesthal MR, Guillamondegui OD. Neurologic Functional and Quality of Life Outcomes after TBI: Clinic Attendees versus Non-Attendees. J. Neurotrauma [print-electronic]. 2015 Jul 7/1/2015; 32(13): 984-9. PMID: 25683481, PMCID: PMC4492588, DOI: 10.1089/neu.2014.3652, ISSN: 1557-9042.

Andresen JM, Girard TD, Pandharipande PP, Davidson MA, Ely EW, Watson PL. Burst suppression on processed electroencephalography as a predictor of postcoma delirium in mechanically ventilated ICU patients. Crit. Care Med. 2014 Oct; 42(10): 2244-51. PMID: 25072756, PMCID: PMC4493889, DOI: 10.1097/CCM.0000000000000522, ISSN: 1530-0293.

Gregg JR, Horn L, Davidson MA, Gilbert J. Patient enrollment onto clinical trials: the role of physician knowledge. J Cancer Educ. 2014 Mar; 29(1): 74-9. PMID: 24163050, DOI: 10.1007/s13187-013-0548-z, ISSN: 1543-0154.

Tarpley MJ, Davidson MA, Tarpley JL. The role of the nonphysician educator in general surgery residency training: from outcome project and duty-hours restrictions to the next accreditation system and milestones. J Surg Educ [print-electronic]. 2014 Jan; 71(1): 119-24. PMID: 24411434, PII: S1931-7204(13)00164-5, DOI: 10.1016/j.jsurg.2013.06.004, ISSN: 1878-7452.

Tiggelaar SM, Rafalski M, Davidson MA, Hu Y, Burnett L. HPV knowledge and vaccine acceptability in Appalachian Tennessee and Kentucky, USA [letter]. J Fam Plann Reprod Health Care. 2014 Jan; 40(1): 75-6. PMID: 24347591, PII: jfprhc-2013-100697, DOI: 10.1136/jfprhc-2013-100697, ISSN: 1471-1893.

Damp J, Anthony R, Davidson MA, Mendes L. Effects of transesophageal echocardiography simulator training on learning and performance in cardiovascular medicine fellows. J Am Soc Echocardiogr [print-electronic]. 2013 Dec; 26(12): 1450-1456.e2. PMID: 24055126, PII: S0894-7317(13)00634-2, DOI: 10.1016/j.echo.2013.08.008, ISSN: 1097-6795.

Estopinal CB, van Dijk JH, Sitali S, Stewart H, Davidson MA, Spurrier J, Vermund SH. Availability of volunteer-led home-based care system and baseline factors as predictors of clinical outcomes in HIV-infected patients in rural Zambia. PLoS ONE [print-electronic]. 2012; 7(12): e49564. PMID: 23236351, PMCID: PMC3517597, PII: PONE-D-11-09321, DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0049564, ISSN: 1932-6203.

Buscariollo DL, Davidson MA, Black M, Russell WE, Rothman RL, Moore DJ. Factors that influence parental attitudes toward enrollment in type 1 diabetes trials. PLoS ONE [print-electronic]. 2012; 7(8): e44341. PMID: 22937171, PMCID: PMC3429434, PII: PONE-D-11-21531, DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0044341, ISSN: 1932-6203.

Shepard ME, Sastre EA, Davidson MA, Fleming AE. Use of individualized learning plans among fourth-year sub-interns in pediatrics and internal medicine. Med Teach. 2012; 34(1): e46-51. PMID: 22250694, DOI: 10.3109/0142159X.2012.638013, ISSN: 1466-187X.

Cook RE, Ciampa PJ, Sidat M, Blevins M, Burlison J, Davidson MA, Arroz JA, Vergara AE, Vermund SH, Moon TD. Predictors of successful early infant diagnosis of HIV in a rural district hospital in Zamb├ęzia, Mozambique. J. Acquir. Immune Defic. Syndr. 2011 Apr; 56(4): e104-9. PMID: 21266912, PMCID: PMC3073723, DOI: 10.1097/QAI.0b013e318207a535, ISSN: 1944-7884.

Koehler DM, Shipman J, Davidson MA, Guillamondegui O. Is early venous thromboembolism prophylaxis safe in trauma patients with intracranial hemorrhage. J Trauma. 2011 Feb; 70(2): 324-9. PMID: 21307729, PII: 00005373-201102000-00010, DOI: 10.1097/TA.0b013e31820b5d22, ISSN: 1529-8809.

Ghodasara SL, Davidson MA, Reich MS, Savoie CV, Rodgers SM. Assessing student mental health at the Vanderbilt University School of Medicine. Acad Med. 2011 Jan; 86(1): 116-21. PMID: 21099385, DOI: 10.1097/ACM.0b013e3181ffb056, ISSN: 1938-808X.

Kappa SF, Gorden DL, Davidson MA, Wright JK, Guillamondegui OD. Intraoperative blood loss predicts hemorrhage-related reoperation after orthotopic liver transplantation. Am Surg. 2010 Sep; 76(9): 969-73. PMID: 20836345, ISSN: 0003-1348.

Moore RD, Schuman TA, Scott TA, Mann SE, Davidson MA, Labadie RF. Exostoses of the external auditory canal in white-water kayakers. Laryngoscope. 2010 Mar; 120(3): 582-90. PMID: 20066729, DOI: 10.1002/lary.20781, ISSN: 1531-4995.

Sastre EA, Burke EE, Silverstein E, Kupperman A, Rymer JA, Davidson MA, Rodgers SM, Fleming AE. Improvements in medical school wellness and career counseling: A comparison of one-on-one advising to an Advisory College Program. Med Teach. 2010; 32(10): e429-35. PMID: 20854149, DOI: 10.3109/0142159X.2010.498486, ISSN: 1466-187X.