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Sophia Ramesar

Sophia Ramesar

Assistant Director, College of Nursing

Recent Publications

  • Lengacher CA, Kip KE, Reich RR, Craig BM, Mogos M, Ramesar S, Paterson CL, Farias JR, Pracht E. A Cost-Effective Mindfulness Stress Reduction Program: A Randomized Control Trial for Breast Cancer Survivors. Nursing economic$. 33(4) : 210-8, 232http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26477119
  • Park JY, Lengacher CA, Reich RR, Alinat CB, Ramesar S, Le A, Paterson CL, Pleasant ML, Park HY, Kiluk J, Han H, Ismail-Khan R, Kip KE. Translational genomic research: the role of genetic polymorphisms in MBSR program among breast cancer survivors (MBSR[BC]). Translational behavioral medicine. 9(4) : 693-702, 2019. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30137607
  • Lengacher CA, Reich RR, Paterson CL, Shelton M, Shivers S, Ramesar S, Pleasant ML, Budhrani-Shani P, Groer M, Post-White J, Johnson-Mallard V, Kane B, Cousin L, Moscoso MS, Romershausen TA, Park JY. A Large Randomized Trial: Effects of Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) for Breast Cancer (BC) Survivors on Salivary Cortisol and IL-6. Biological research for nursing. 21(1) : 39-49, 2019. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30079756
  • Lengacher CA, Reich RR, Ramesar S, Alinat CB, Moscoso M, Cousin L, Marino VR, Elias MN, Paterson CL, Pleasant ML, 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. Psycho-oncology. 27(2) : 524-531, 2018. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28665541
  • Reich RR, Lengacher CA, Klein TW, Newton C, Shivers S, Ramesar S, Alinat CB, Paterson C, Le A, Park JY, Johnson-Mallard V, Elias M, Moscoso M, Goodman M, Kip KE. A Randomized Controlled Trial of the Effects of Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR[BC]) on Levels of Inflammatory Biomarkers Among Recovering Breast Cancer Survivors. Biological research for nursing. 19(4) : 456-464, 2017. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28460534
  • Reich RR, Lengacher CA, Alinat CB, Kip KE, Paterson C, Ramesar S, Han HS, Ismail-Khan R, Johnson-Mallard V, Moscoso M, Budhrani-Shani P, Shivers S, Cox CE, Goodman M, Park J. Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction in Post-treatment Breast Cancer Patients: Immediate and Sustained Effects Across Multiple Symptom Clusters. Journal of pain and symptom management. 53(1) : 85-95, 2017. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27720794
  • Lengacher CA, Reich RR, Paterson CL, Ramesar S, Park JY, Alinat C, Johnson-Mallard V, Moscoso M, Budhrani-Shani P, Miladinovic B, Jacobsen PB, Cox CE, Goodman M, Kip KE. Examination of Broad Symptom Improvement Resulting From Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction in Breast Cancer Survivors: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. 34(24) : 2827-34, 2016. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27247219
  • Lengacher CA, Reich RR, Kip KE, Paterson CL, Park HY, Ramesar S, Jim HS, Alinat CB, Park JY. Moderating Effects of Genetic Polymorphisms on Improvements in Cognitive Impairment in Breast Cancer Survivors Participating in a 6-Week Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction Program. Biological research for nursing. 17(4) : 393-404, 2015. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25882604
  • Lengacher CA, Reich RR, Paterson CL, Jim HS, Ramesar S, Alinat CB, Budhrani PH, Farias JR, Shelton MM, Moscoso MS, Park JY, Kip KE. The effects of mindfulness-based stress reduction on objective and subjective sleep parameters in women with breast cancer: a randomized controlled trial. Psycho-oncology. 24(4) : 424-32, 2015. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24943918
  • Lengacher CA, Reich RR, Kip KE, Barta M, Ramesar S, Paterson CL, Moscoso MS, Carranza I, Budhrani PH, Kim SJ, Park HY, Jacobsen PB, Schell MJ, Jim HS, Post-White J, Farias JR, Park JY. Influence of mindfulness-based stress reduction (MBSR) on telomerase activity in women with breast cancer (BC). Biological research for nursing. 16(4) : 438-47, 2014. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24486564