Tracy Pritchard

Tracy J. Pritchard

Asst Professor

Procter Hall

217

CON AD for Nursing Research - 0038

University of Cincinnati
College of Nursing, Institute for Nursing Research and Scholarship
Cincinnati, Ohio 45221-0038

Education

Ph.D, University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine, Department of Molecular and Cellular Physiology Cincinnati, OH, 2007 (Systems Biology and Physiology Program)

B.S, High Distinction, Ohio Northern University, College of Arts and Sciences, Department of Biology Ohio, 2002 (Biology )

Research Support

Investigators:Pritchard TJ 2016 University of Cincinnati University of Cincinnati Diversity Incentive Grant Role:PI $2,000 Active Type:Grant Level:University

2015 Department of Health and Human Services. Office of Minority Health Pathways for Emerging Healthcare Leaders Role:Project Evaluator $2,500,000 Type:Grant

2015 Department of Health and Human Services. Health Resources and Services Administration Interprofessional Rounding to Improve Interprofessional Collaboration Role:Project Evaluator $1,234,027 Type:Grant

2015 University of Cincinnati Diversity Incentive Grant “Not to Exclude You, But…” Stopping Microaggression in Academic Nursing Role:Co-Investigator $4,827.50 Type:Grant

2014 University of Cincinnati Diversity Incentive Grant Inclusion in Action Role:Co-Investigator $10,000 Type:Grant

Investigators:Pritchard TJ 2011 University of Cincinnati University Research Council Postdoctoral Fellow Research Grant Role:Principal Investigator $5,000 Completed Type:Grant

2012 -To Present Role:Grant Writer

Grant: #NIH T32 HL007382 Investigators:Schwartz, A 2008 -2012 NIH Ruth L. Kirschsein National Research Service Award. Training in Cardiovascular Biology. Role:trainee Completed Type:Grant

Publications

Published Abstracts

Haghighi K, Pritchard TJ, Singh VP, Das P, Vanderbilt E, Rubinstein J, and Kranias EG (2014. )A Human G109E Polymorphism in Inhibitor-1 Compromises Cardiomyocyte Function and Induces Arrhythmias .[Abstracy]Circulation,

Chen L, Song H, Kotlikoff MI, Lee J, Pritchard TJ, Paul RJ, Li M, and Blaustein MP (2013. )Blood Pressure Correlates Directly with the Expression Level of High Ouabain Affinity α2 Na+ Pumps in Arterial Smooth Muscle .[Abstracy]Hypertension,

Cai W, Qian J, Pritchard T, Florea S, Lam C, and Kranias EG (2010. )Microrna765 Impairs Cardiomyocyte Contractility by Targeting Protein Phosphatase 1 Inhibitor-1 .[Abstracy]Circulation,

Pritchard TJ, Dorn GW, and Kranias EG (2009. )A Human Inhibitor-1 Polymorphism, G109E, Impairs Cardiomyocyte Function and Promotes Susceptibility to Arrhythmia .[Abstracy]Circulation,

Pritchard TJ and Paul RJ (2008. )Na+-K+ ATPase and Ca2+ Clearance Proteins: A Coordinated Unit in Smooth Muscle? .[Abstracy]FASEB J,

Pritchard TJ, Bullard DP, Lynch RM, and Paul RJ (2007. )Regulation of Na+-K+ ATPase (NKA) α-Isoforms and Contractility in Smooth Muscle: Evidence from Transgenic Mice .[Abstracy]FASEB J,

Pritchard TJ, Bullard DP, Lynch RM, and Paul RJ (2006. )Increased Expression of the α1- and α2-Subunits of the Na+-K+ ATPase (NKA) in Mouse Smooth Muscle: Differential Roles in Vascular Function and Hypertension .[Abstracy]FASEB J,

Lynch RM, Nullmeyer KD, Pritchard T, and Paul RJ (2006. )Ca2+ Homeostasis in Aortic Smooth Muscle Cells from Mice Expressing a Na+-K+ ATPase (NKA) α2-Isoform Transgene Specifically in Smooth Muscle .[Abstracy]FASEB J,

Staton TJ, Bullard DP, Lorenz JN, and Paul RJ (2005. )The Role of the Na+-K+ ATPase (NKA) α-Isoforms in Mouse Smooth Muscle and Hypertension .[Abstracy]FASEB J,

Staton TJ, Stegemeyer MA, Parvatiyar K, Paul RJ, and Strauch AR (2004. )Overexpression of α1 and α2-Isoform Specific Na+-K+ ATPase in Mouse Smooth Muscle .[Abstracy]FASEB J,

Peer Reviewed Publications

Pritchard, Tracy J; Perazzo, Joseph D; Holt, Julie A; Fishback, Benjamin P; McLaughlin, Michaela; Bankston, Karen D; Glazer, Greer (2016. )Evaluation of a Summer Bridge: Critical Component of the Leadership 2.0 Program.The Journal of Nursing Education, ,55 (4 ),196-202

Smith, Carolyn R; Martsolf, Donna S; Draucker, Claire Burke; Shambley-Ebron, Donna Z; Pritchard, Tracy J; Maler, Jeffrey (2016. )Stimulating Research Interest and Ambitions in Undergraduate Nursing Students: The Research-Doctorate Pipeline Initiative.The Journal of Nursing Education, ,55 (3 ),133-40

Haghighi, Kobra; Pritchard, Tracy J*; Liu, Guan-Sheng; Singh, Vivek P; Bidwell, Philip; Lam, Chi Keung; Vafiadaki, Elizabeth; Das, Parthib; Ma, Jianyong; Kunduri, Swati; Sanoudou, Despina; Florea, Stela; Vanderbilt, Erica; Wang, Hong-Shang; Rubinstein, Jack; Hajjar, Roger J; Kranias, Evangelia G (2015. )Human G109E-inhibitor-1 impairs cardiac function and promotes arrhythmias.Journal of Molecular and Cellular Cardiology, ,89 (Pt B ),349-59

Chen, Ling; Song, Hong; Wang, Youhua; Lee, Jane C; Kotlikoff, Michael I; Pritchard, Tracy J; Paul, Richard J; Zhang, Jin; Blaustein, Mordecai P (2015. )Arterial alpha2-Na+ pump expression influences blood pressure: lessons from novel, genetically engineered smooth muscle-specific alpha2 mice.American Journal of Physiology. Heart and Circulatory Physiology, ,309 (5 ),H958-68

Pritchard, Tracy J; Kawase, Yoshiaki; Haghighi, Kobra; Anjak, Ahmad; Cai, Wenfeng; Jiang, Min; Nicolaou, Persoulla; Pylar, George; Karakikes, Ioannis; Rapti, Kleopatra; Rubinstein, Jack; Hajjar, Roger J; Kranias, Evangelia G (2013. )Active inhibitor-1 maintains protein hyper-phosphorylation in aging hearts and halts remodeling in failing hearts.Plos One, ,8 (12 ),e80717

Qian, Jiang; Vafiadaki, Elizabeth; Florea, Stela M; Singh, Vivek P; Song, Weizhong; Lam, Chi Kung; Wang, Yigang; Yuan, Qunying; Pritchard, Tracy J; Cai, Wenfeng; Haghighi, Kobra; Rodriguez, Patricia; Wang, Hong-Sheng; Sanoudou, Despina; Fan, Guo-Chang; Kranias, Evangelia G (2011. )Small heat shock protein 20 interacts with protein phosphatase-1 and enhances sarcoplasmic reticulum calcium cycling.Circulation Research, ,108 (12 ),1429-38

Pritchard, Tracy J; Bowman, Peggy Sue; Jefferson, Andrew; Tosun, Metiner; Lynch, Ronald M; Paul, Richard J (2010. )Na(+)-K(+)-ATPase and Ca(2+) clearance proteins in smooth muscle: a functional unit.American Journal of Physiology. Heart and Circulatory Physiology, ,299 (2 ),H548-56

Baines, Christopher P; Pritchard, Tracy J (2009. )Basic Cardiovascular Sciences Conference 2009: molecular mechanisms of cardiovascular disease.Circulation Research, ,105 (12 ),1162-3

Pritchard, Tracy J; Kranias, Evangelia G (2009. )Junctin and the histidine-rich Ca2+ binding protein: potential roles in heart failure and arrhythmogenesis.The Journal of Physiology, ,587 (Pt 13 ),3125-33

Ren, Xiao-Ping; Wu, Jinghai; Wang, Xiaohong; Sartor, Maureen A; Qian, Jiang; Jones, Keith; Nicolaou, Persoulla; Pritchard, Tracy J; Fan, Guo-Chang (2009. )MicroRNA-320 is involved in the regulation of cardiac ischemia/reperfusion injury by targeting heat-shock protein 20.Circulation, ,119 (17 ),2357-66

Pritchard, Tracy J; Parvatiyar, Michelle; Bullard, Daniel P; Lynch, Ronald M; Lorenz, John N; Paul, Richard J (2007. )Transgenic mice expressing Na+-K+-ATPase in smooth muscle decreases blood pressure.American Journal of Physiology. Heart and Circulatory Physiology, ,293 (2 ),H1172-82

Perazzo J, Martsolf D, Pritchard T, and Tehan R (2015. )Translating the news: A grounded theory of care initiation by individuals living with HIV .The Qualitative Report, ,20 (9 ),1499

Cai WF, Liu GS, Lam CK, Florea S, Qian J, Zhao W, Pritchard T, Haghighi K, Lebeche D, Lu LJ, Deng J, Fan GC, Hajjar RJ, and Kranias EG (2015. )Up-regulation of micro-RNA765 in human failing hearts is associated with post-transcriptional regulation of protein phosphatase inhibitor-1 and depressed contractility .Eur J Heart Fail, ,27 (8 ),782

Cai W, Pritchard TJ, Florea S, Lam C, Han P, Zhou X, Yuan Q, Lehnart SE, Allen PD, and Kranias EG (2012. )Ablation of junctin or triadin exacerbates cardiac ischemia-reperfusion injury via endoplasmic reticulum stress and calpain activation. Cardiovascular Research, ,94 (2 ),333-341

Haghighi K, Pritchard T, Bossuyt J, Waggoner JR, Yuan Q, Fan GC, Osinka H, Anjak A, Rubinstein J, Robbins J, Bers DM, and Kranias EG (2012. )The human phospholamban Arg14-deletion mutant localizes to plasma membrane and interacts with the Na/K-ATPase .Journal of Molecular and Cellular Cardiology, ,52 (3 ),773-782

Other Publications

Pritchard TJ and Nicolaou P. (2008. )Report from the XXX North American Section Meeting. Heart News and Views, 16 (2 ),1-3

Book Chapter

Pritchard TJ, Edes I, and Kranias EG (2011 )Ca2+ -ATPases Cell Physiology Source Book Fourth Edition .Academic Press

Presentations

Invited Presentations

Bakas, T. and Pritchard, T. (2016. )Mentoring the Next Generation of Scholars .University of Cincinnati College of Nursing Educational Forum, University of Cincinnati College of Nursing. Workshop. .Level:College

Pritchard, T. J., Gillespie, G., Lanzillotta, J., Brown, S., Bankston, K. B., and Glazer, G. (2016. )Thinking Outside the Box: A Panel Discussion of Unconventional Strategies to Promote a Culture of Diversity and Inclusion .University of Cincinnati 8th Annual Diversity and Inclusion Conference., University of Cincinnati . Conference. .Level:University

Shehab, M., Gillespie, G., Pritchard, T., Bankston, K., and Glazer, G. (2016. )“Not to Exclude You, But…” Microagression in Academic Nursing .University of Cincinnati 8th Annual Diversity and Inclusion Conference, University of Cincinnati . Conference. .Level:University

Martsolf, D. and Pritchard, T. (2016. )Funding Dissertations: Whys and Hows .University of Cincinnati College of Nursing Educational Forum, University of Cincinnati College of Nursing . Workshop. .Level:College

McGinnis, K., Pritchard, T., Bankston, K., and Glazer, G. (2015. )Leadership 2.0: A Winning Combination for Nursing’s Next Generation .National Academic Advising Association, Las Vegas, NV. Conference. .Level:National

Perazzo, J. (speaker), Martsolf, D., Pritchard, T., and Tehan, R. (2015. )Translating the news: A grounded theory of care initiation by individuals living with HIV .American Assembly of Men in Nursing Regional Conference, Cincinnati, OH. Conference. .Level:Regional

Perazzo, J. (speaker), Martsolf, D., Pritchard, T., and Tehan, R. (2015. )Care initiation by individuals living with HIV .Midwest Nursing Research Society Conference, Indianapolis, IN. Conference. .Level:Regional

Glazer, G., Bankston, K., Pritchard, T., Gillespie, G., and Burno, J. (2015. )Inclusion in Action through Scholarly Learning and Discourse .University of Cincinnati 7th Annual Diversity Conference, University of Cincinnati . Conference. .Level:University

Beery, T. and Pritchard, T. (2014. )Program Grant Evaluation .University of Cincinnati College of Nursing Educational Forum, University of Cincinnati College of Nursing. Workshop. .Level:College

Pritchard, T., Bankston, K., and Glazer, G. (2014. )Doing a 180-A College’s Journey to Implementing Evidence Based Approaches to Building Diversity and Inclusive Excellence .University of Cincinnati 6th Annual Diversity Conference, University of Cincinnati . Conference. .Level:University

Burno, J., Kelly, T., and Pritchard, T. (2014. )Hurray, I was awarded the grant! Oh no, now what? .University of Cincinnati College of Nursing Educational Forum, University of Cincinnati College of Nursing. Workshop. .Level:College

Bankston, K., Pritchard, T., and Glazer, G. (2014. )Evidence-Based Practice for Developing an Education Program .University of Cincinnati College of Nursing Educational Forum, University of Cincinnati College of Nursing. Workshop. .Level:College

Martsolf, D. and Pritchard, T. (2013. )Literature Review to Argument: Making your Case for Funding .University of Cincinnati College of Nursing Educational Forum, University of Cincinnati College of Nursing. Workshop. .Level:College

Burno, J., Kelly, T., and Pritchard, T. (2013. )Funding Opportunities Search and How to Read the Call .University of Cincinnati College of Nursing Educational Forum, University of Cincinnati College of Nursing. Workshop. .Level:College

Beery, T., Martsolf, D. S., and Pritchard, T. (2013. )I Have a Research/Teaching Interest: How Do I Develop it to be Fundable? .University of Cincinnati College of Nursing Educational Forum, University of Cincinnati College of Nursing. Workshop. .Level:College

Martsolf, D. and Pritchard, T. (2013. )Literature Review to Argument: Making your Case for Funding .University of Cincinnati College of Nursing Educational Forum, University of Cincinnati College of Nursing. Workshop. .Level:College

Martsolf, D., Burno, J., Pritchard, T., Sellmeyer, R., Pflum, J., and Kelly, T. (2012. )Money and Time: How to Ask for What You Want and Use What You Get, Grant Budgeting and Management .University of Cincinnati College of Nursing Educational Forum., University of Cincinnati College of Nursing. Workshop. .Level:College

Pritchard, T. “Transgenic Mice Expressing Na+-K+ ATPase (NKA) in Smooth Muscle Have Coordinate Increased Ca2+ Transport Proteins and Decreased Blood Pressure.” Systems Biology and Physiology Retreat .University of Cincinnati Genome Research Institute., University of Cincinnati . Conference. .Level:Department

Pritchard, T. (2006. )Role of α-subunits of Na+-K+ ATPase in Subcellular Ca2+ Signaling. FASEB Experimental Biology Meeting, San Francisco, CA. Professional Meeting. .Level:National

Pritchard, T. (2005. )The Role of the Na+-K+ ATPase α-isoforms in Vascular Smooth Muscle and Hypertension. .Department of Molecular and Cellular Physiology, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine., University of Cincinnati . UC. .Level:Department

Poster Presentations

Glazer, G., Bankston, K., Pritchard, T., Gillespie, G., and Burno, J. (2015. )Inclusion in Action through Scholarly Learning and Discourse .University of Cincinnati Research Week 2015, University of Cincinnati . .UC. .Level:University

Pritchard, T. J., Dorn, G. W., Singh, V. P., Anjak, A., Rubinstein, J., and Kranias, E. G. (2010. )Human G109E inhibitor-1 depresses cardiomyocyte contractility and promotes aftercontractions .Gordon Research Conference: Cardiac Regulatory Mechanisms, New London, NH. .Conference. .Level:National

Pritchard, T. J., Dorn, G. W., and Kranias, E.G. (2009. )A human inhibitor-1 polymorphism, G109E, impairs cardiomyocyte function and promotes susceptibility to arrhythmia .American Heart Association Scientific Sessions, Orlando, FL. .Professional Meeting. .Level:National

Pritchard, T. J. and Paul, R. J. (2008. )Na+-K+ ATPase and Ca2+ clearance proteins: A coordinated unit in smooth muscle? .FASEB Experimental Biology, San Diego, CA. .Professional Meeting. .Level:National

Pritchard, T. J., Bullard, D. P., Lynch, R. M., and Paul, R. J. (2007. )Regulation of Na+-K+ ATPase (NKA) alpha-isoforms and contractility in smooth muscle: Evidence from transgenic mice .FASEB Experimental Biology, Washington, DC. .Professional Meeting. .Level:National

Pritchard, T. J., Bullard, D. P., Lynch, R. M., and Paul, R. J. (2006. )Increased expression of the alpha1- and alpha2-subunits of the Na+-K+ ATPase (NKA) in mouse smooth muscle: Differential roles in vascular function and hypertension .FASEB Experimental Biology, San Francisco, CA. .Professional Meeting. .Level:National

Staton, T. J., Bullard, D. P., Lorenz, J. N., and Paul, R. J. (2005. )The role of the Na+-K+ ATPase (NKA) alpha-isoforms in mouse smooth muscle and hypertension .FASEB Experimental Biology, San Diego, CA. .Professional Meeting. .Level:National

Staton, T. J., Stegemeyer, M. A., Parvatiyar, K., Paul, R. J., and Strauch, A. R. (2004. )Overexpression of alpha1 and alpha2-isoform specific Na+-K+ ATPase in mouse smooth muscle .FASEB Experimental Biology, Washington, DC. .Professional Meeting. .Level:National

Lecture

Pritchard, T. J. Impact of social inequality on education and health .University of Cincinnati College of Nursing. UC. Level:College

Pritchard, T. J. What it means to be a PhD student? .University of Cincinnati College of Nursing. UC. Level:College

Honors and Awards

2014 YWCA Rising Star Leadership Program Completed selective program to become eligible to sit on not-for-profit boards in Cincinnati Level:Local

2013 YWCA Rising Star

2008 -2012 Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award NIH T32 HL007382 Level:National

2002 -2005 University Distinguished Graduate Fellowship University of Cincinnati Level:University

2002 -2004 Functional Genomics Fellowship University of Cincinnati Level:University Type:Fellowship

2002 Harvey Evert Huber Award in Physiology and Medicine Ohio Northern University Level:University

2002 Phi Kappa Phi Honorary

2002 Kappa Mu Epsilon Honorary

2001 Beta Beta Beta Honorary

1999 -2002 Dean’s List (9 quarters), Ohio Northern University Level:University

1999 -2002 Arts and Science Scholarship, Ohio Northern University Level:University

1998 -2002 General Scholarship Ohio Northern University Level:University

1998 Dean’s Scholarship Ohio Northern University Level:University

2007 1st place poster competition Systems Biology and Physiology Retreat, Genome Research Institute, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine Level:Department

Service

University of Cincinnati College of Nursing (Decanal Review Committee )Type:University/College Service Level:College 2015 -2016

University of Cincinnati College of Nursing ( Institute for Nursing Research and Scholarship Search Committee )Member Type:Departmental Service Level:Department 2015 -2016

University of Cincinnati Type:University/College Service Level:University 2015

University of Cincinnati College of Nursing Type:Departmental Service Level:Department 2014 -2015

University of Cincinnati Type:University/College Service Level:University 2014

University of Cincinnati (Cancer Institute Retreat )Type:University/College Service Level:University 2014

University of Cincinnati College of Nursing Type:Departmental Service Level:College 2013

(University of Cincinnati College of Nursing )Type:Departmental Service Level:College 2013

University of Cincinnati Type:Departmental Service Level:College 2013

University of Cincinnati Type:University/College Service Level:University 2013

University of Cincinnati Type:Service to Student Groups Level:College 2013

University of Cincinnati (Southwest District Science Engineering Expo )Judge Type:University/College Service Level:University 2013 -2015

University of Cincinnati Judge Type:University/College Service Level:University 2011

University of Cincinnati College of Medicine Type:University/College Service Level:University 2010 -2011

University of Cincinnati Judge Type:University/College Service Level:University 2009

University of Cincinnati College of Medicine Type:University/College Service Level:University 2008 -2012

Type:Community Service Level:Local 2008

Ohio Northern University Judge 2008

Ohio Northern University Mentor Level:State 2007

University of Cincinnati Judge Type:University/College Service Level:University 2007 -2010

University of Cincinnati Judge Type:University/College Service Level:University 2007 -2012

University of Cincinnati Type:University/College Service Level:University 2005

University of Cincinnati Coordinator Type:University/College Service Level:University 2005

University of Cincinnati Type:University/College Service Level:University 2004 -2005

University of Cincinnati Type:University/College Service Level:University 2003 -2004

(Diversity Advisory Council )Type:University/College Service Level:College 2014 -To Present

(Undergraduate Research Scholars ) Coordinator Type:Departmental Service Level:Department 2014 -To Present

(Data Work Group )Co-Chair Type:University/College Service Level:College 2013 -To Present

(Evaluation Task Force )Member Type:University/College Service Level:College 2013 -To Present

(University of Cincinnati Foundation New Systems Project Team )Representative Type:University/College Service Level:College 2013 -2014

Urban Universities for HEALTH (Metrics Learning Group )Member Type:University/College Service Level:National 2013 -2013

University of Cincinnati (Postdoctoral Fellow Association )Member Type:University/College Service Level:University 2009 -2012

University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Center for Cardiovascular Sciences Type:Departmental Service Level:Department 2010 -2012

University of Cincinnati College of Medicine (Health Sciences Graduate Student Association )Member Type:University/College Service Level:College 2005 -2007

University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Department of Molecular and Cellular Physiology (Physiology Student Organization )President Type:Departmental Service 2002 -2007

Positions and Work Experience

2015 -To Present Director of Center for Educational Research, Scholarship and Innovation, Institute for Nursing Research and Scholarship, University of Cincinnati, College of Nursing, Cincinnati, Ohio

2012 -To Present Research Associate/Grant Writer, Institute for Nursing Research and Scholarship, University of Cincinnati, College of Nursing, Cincinnati, Ohio

2011 - Adjunct Assistant Professor, University of Cincinnati Blue Ash College, Department of Biology, Cincinnati, Ohio

2008 -2012 Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Department of Pharmacology and Cell Biophysics, Cincinnati, Ohio

2007 -2008 Visiting Assistant Professor, Department of Biological and Allied Health Sciences, Ohio Northern University College of Arts and Sciences, Ada, OH

2014 - Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio

2004 -2006 Instructor, Summer Premedical Enrichment Program, Taught Medical Physiology (included lecture and laboratory) with a cardiophysiology emphasis., University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio

Post Graduate Training and Education

2008-2012 Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Pharmacology and Cell Biophysics, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, ,Cincinnati, OH

Professional Affiliation

2016 -To Present: Member, Board of Directors Visiting Nurse Association of Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky,

2009 -2012: Member American Heart Association,

2004 -To Present: Member American Physiological Society,

2009 -2012: Consultant Provided consultation to a biotechnology company that develops molecular based therapies for heart disease. Nanocor Therapeutics,

Preferred Information

PhD

Contact Information

Research - University of Cincinnati
College of Nursing, Institute for Nursing Research and Scholarship
Ohio, 45221-0038
Phone: 513-558-2847
tracy.pritchard@uc.edu