Martha Tingen

Charles W. Linder, M.D. Chair in Pediatrics

Martha Tingen

Charles W. Linder, M.D. Chair in Pediatrics


Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Population Health Science

The Graduate School

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Pediatrics

College of Nursing
Department of Physiological and Technological Nursing

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  • HS 3356


  • Ph.D., Nursing Sci University of South Carolina -, 1995

  • MSN, Registered Nursing, Nursing Ad Medical College of Georgia, 1983

  • BSN, Nursing - Registered Nurse Tra University of South Carolina -, 1979


  • Nurse Practitioner Certification American Nurses Credentialing Center, 1995

Awards & Honors

  • Executive Leadership in Academic Medicine (ELAM) Fellow Program 2014

  • Fellow into the American Academy of Nursing 2013

  • Outstanding Researcher Award Georgia Health Sciences University Research Institute (GHSURI), 2012

  • Outstanding Clinical Science Faculty Research Award School of Medicine, MCG, 2009

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • BIOM 8215

    Fundamentals of Oncology I


Selected Recent Publications

  • Comparison of asthma prevalence among African American teenage youth attending public high schools in rural Georgia and urban Detroit, 2014
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • The Association of Individual and Neighborhood Social Cohesion, Stressors, and Crime on Smoking Status Among African-American Women in Southeastern US Subsidized Housing Neighborhoods, 2014
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Comparison of enrollment rates of African-American families into a school-based tobacco prevention trial using two recruitment strategies in urban and rural settings, 2013
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Application of a CBPR Framework to Inform a Multi-level Tobacco Cessation Intervention in Public Housing Neighborhoods, 2012
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Community-Based Participatory Research and Smoking Cessation Interventions: A Review of the Evidence, 2012
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Professional Service

  • National Institutes of Health, SBIR & STTR applications, RPHB C- 2013 - Present

    Role: Other
  • 10 Study Section 2012 - Present

  • Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) study section review by NIH, ZRG1 CB J 70R / PCORI 7 2012 - Present

    Role: Chairperson
  • NIH Study Section: Community-Level Health Promotion [CLHP] 2010 - Present

  • NIH Community-Level Health Promotion Study Section 2009 - Present

    Role: Reviewer, Ad Hoc Reviewer