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Dr. Sadak's Resume

 Curriculum Vitae

Tatiana Sadak PhD, ARNP

Box 357263

Seattle, WA 98195-7266

(206) 459-1158

sadakt@uw.edu

 CERTIFICATION AND LICENSURE

Registered Nurse, WA

Certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, WA, ANCC

First Aid CPR for Health Care Professionals, WA

 

Education

University of Washington School of Nursing

                  PhD in Nursing Science (geropsychiatric focus), 2011

MN (geropsychiatric focus), 2008

BSN equivalent, 2006

Seattle Pacific University School of Psychology

                  BA Psychology (gerontology focus), 1997

Green River Community College

                  AA (general studies), 1995

 

Professional Experience and Training

2012-present                      Geropsychiatric Nurse Practitioner, Geriatric and Dementia Specialist, Psychiatric Wellness and Dementia Care, LLC.

                                                      Memory care; shared medical visit model for dementia patients and family care partners; assessment, differential diagnosis, neuropsychiatric testing, medications management, therapy, biofeedback, neurofeedback, medicinal foods, clinical hypnosis.
Lynnwood, WA

2011-present                      Assistant Professor, Geriatric Mental Health Nursing
Department of Psychosocial and Community Health
University of Washington School of Nursing
Seattle, WA

2009-2012                             Adult and Older Adult Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
Geropsychiatric and Dementia Specialist

                                                      Shifa Health, Mill Creek, WA

2010-2012                             Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

                                                      On-call Attending, Prescriber of the Day

                                                      Navos Inpatient Mental Health Hospital

                                                      Seattle, WA        

2008-present                      Geropsychiatric and Dementia Content Consultant

                                                      Bio-behavioral Nursing and Health Systems

                                                      Psychosocial and Community Health

                                                      Undergraduate and graduate nursing courses

                                                      University of Washington School of Nursing

2009-2010                             Pre-doctoral Research Assistant

                                                      Bio-behavioral Nursing and Health Systems

                                                      Improving Mental Health Care Practices in Primary Care of low-income patients Bridging health care disparities

                                                      University of Washington School of Nursing, Seattle WA

2008-2009                             Pre-doctoral Teaching Assistant

                                                      Psychosocial and Community Health Department

                                                      Gerontology-Geriatrics; Neurobiological Basis of Psychiatric Disability; Psychopharmacology

                                                      University of Washington School of Nursing, Seattle WA

2001-2006                             Clinical Research Study Coordinator

                                                      Grant Writer and Grant Manager

                                                      Assisted with securing funding and preparing publications

                                                      Seattle Biomedical and Clinical Research Center

                                                      Puget Sound Veteran’s Hospital, Seattle WA

1999-2001                             Dementia Unit Manager
Team leader, Dementia educator
Patient and Family Care Specialist
Eastside Medical and Rehabilitation (formerly Sunrise)
Bellevue, WA

1996-1999                             Therapeutic Recreation Director (Interim Social Work Director)
Program development and implementation for long-term care, assisted living and dementia patients
Eastside Medical and Rehabilitation (formerly Sunrise)
Bellevue, WA

1993-1996                             Therapeutic Recreation Assistant
Long-term care and assisted living
Norse Home Retirement Community, Seattle, WA

AWARDS, SCHOLARSHIPS, HONORS

2015                        Elected chair of the UW SON Research and Intramural Funding committee

2014-15                 State of WA Alzheimer’s Plan Advisory Coalition. Health Services sub-committee. Appointed by the governor.

2013-16                 Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Nurse Faculty Scholar

2014                        Microsoft Faculty Fellow. Microsoft technology enriched instruction faculty development training. UW Seattle, WA

2013-2014           Teaching Scholars Fellow, Department of Biomedical Informatics and Medical Education. UW Seattle, WA

2013                        John A Hartford Foundation Interdisciplinary Communication Conference attendee

2012                        American Geriatrics Society Resident Scientific Poster Award

2011-13                 John A Hartford Foundation. Claire M. Fagin Postdoctoral Fellow

2009-2011           John A Hartford Foundation. Building Academic Geriatric Nursing Capacity Pre-doctoral Scholar

2007-on                 Sigma Theta Tau Nursing Honor Society (Psi-at-Large Chapter)

2009                        Cambridge Who’s Who Among Executive and Professional Women in the

                                    Field of Research, Medicine and Health Care

2006-2008           De Tornyay Center for Healthy Aging, UW Healthy Aging Scholar Seattle, WA

2008                        Nursing Graduate Education Enhancement Fund Scholarship, UW SON, Seattle, WA

2007                        American Association of Psychiatric Practicing Nurses Poster Award, Seattle WA

2007                        Association of Advanced Practice Psychiatric Nurses Scholarship, Seattle, WA

2007                        UW Academic Excellence Dean Award, Seattle, WA

2006                        UW Retirement Association Scholarship, Seattle, WA

2004-2005           Volunteer of the Year Award, North Home Retirement Community, Seattle, WA

1995-1998           Psi Chi Psychology Honor Society President, Seattle Pacific University, Seattle, WA

1995                        Mortar Board Honor Society President, Seattle Pacific University, Seattle, WA

 

 

Research Experience

(Includes grants funded, reviewer, collaborative & consultation activities)

Funded Research Grants, including training grant (funds listed are annual direct costs)

1.         NIH Palliative Care Clinical Trials Intensive. Palliative Care Research Cooperative. (Training costs, May 2016)

2.         Franciscan Palliative Care Academy. (Training Costs, March 2016)

3.         HRSA. UW. Create and sustain academic and community structures in support of ensuring competence of DNP students, cardiology fellows, PharmDs, and Social Work trainees in caring for persons with Advanced Heart Failure (AHF) in an inter-professional collaborative practice environment. (Consultant, 10% FTE, total grant 2.1 mil, 2015-16)

4.         RIFP. UW SON. Defining and Measuring Dementia Caregiver Activation in Hospice. (PI. $25,000, 2015-16)

5.         DeTornyay Center for Healthy Aging. Defining and Measuring Dementia Caregiver Activation in Hospice. (PI. $15,000, 2015-16)

6.         New York University School of Nursing Hartford Geriatric Research Summer Institute Grant writing training. UW SON Summer Faculty Dean Funding. (Training costs, Summer 2014)

7.         University of Maryland and John A. Hartford Foundation Dissemination & Implementation Research Program. Focus on manuscript development. (12 month manuscript preparation support 2013-14)

8.         Robert Wood Johnson Nurse Faculty Scholar. Focus on developing independent program of research, teaching and service expertise. University of Washington School of Nursing. (PI. $350,000, 2013-16)

9.         John A. Hartford Geriatric Scholars Program in Intervention Research at John Hopkins University School of Nursing (Training costs, Summer/Fall 2013; 3 months grant writing support summer 2014)

10.      John A. Hartford Foundation Building Academic Geriatric Nursing Capacity, Claire M. Fagin Fellowship in support of postdoctoral training and intervention research project: Efficacy of an Outpatient Group Visit Model for Dementia Patients and Their Family Caregivers Enrolled in a Memory Disorders Clinic. Mentor, Dr. Cornelia Beck (PI. $120,000, 2011-2013)

11.      John A. Hartford Foundation. Building Academic Geriatric Nursing Capacity Pre-doctoral Scholarship in support of doctoral coursework and dissertation—secondary data analysis of National Alzheimer’s Disease Coordinating Center Database titled, Exploring Multidimensional Complexity in the Dementias: Dementia Diagnoses, Stages of Severity, Co-existing Physical Illnesses and Neuropsychiatric Symptoms. Chair: Dr. Barbara Cochrane. (PI. $100,000, 2009-2011)

12.      University of Washington School of Nursing Grant. Targeting Everett’s Healthcare Disparities (TEHD). (Research Assistant. PI-Bond.) Designed and maintained mental heath database. Wrote and enforces depression and PTSD screening, diagnosis and treatment protocols. Provided education for primary care clinicians. (2009)

13.      United Way grant. Integrated Mental Health Services in Primary Health Care. (Grant Writer, consultant. PI-Gordon). Collected required data, prepared grant reports and assisted with securing additional funding. (2009)

14.      ENDEAR (Effective Nursing Dementia Education & Acute Care Resources). A 20-module Dementia Training Manual for Acute Care Hospital Nurses. Masters project. Supported by grants from the De Tornyay Center for Healthy Aging, ($10,000), UW Retirement Association ($2,500), American Association of Psychiatric Practicing Nurses ($1,500) and UW Nursing Graduate Education Enhancement Fund ($1,000, 2007-8)

15.      Seattle Veterans Hospital. The Effect of Testosterone Treatment on Depressive Symptoms in Older Men with Age-Associated Hypogonadism and Subsyndromal Depression (Project Manager/ Research Coordinator, PI-Shores MM). Solvay Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Assisted with all phases of research from grant writing and recruitment to preparing manuscripts. ($62,172, 2004-2006)

16.      Seattle Veterans Hospital. The Effect of Testosterone on Depressive Symptoms and Quality of Life in Older Men with Age-Associated Hypogonadism and Subsyndromal Depression (PI-Shores MM). Unimed Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Protocol UMD-02-097) Role: Project Manager/ Research Coordinator. Assisted with all phases of research from grant writing and recruitment to preparing manuscripts. ($11,534, 2002)

17.      Seattle Veterans Hospital. The Effect of Testosterone Treatment on Depressive Symptoms and Quality of Life in Older Men with Age-Associated Hypogonadism and Subsyndromal Depression (PI-Shores MM). American Federation on Aging Research (AFAR). Role: Project Manager/ Research Coordinator. Assisted with all phases of research from grant writing, and recruitment to preparing manuscripts. ($50,000, 2003-2005)

18.      Seattle Pacific University. Stress, Physical Activities and Quality of Life. (PI-Lustyk K). Intramural funding in Department of Psychology, Seattle Pacific University. Role: Research Coordinator. Collected data, participated in poster preparation and presentation. (1995-1997)

19.      Seattle Pacific University. Interviewing elderly hospice care patients about their spiritual beliefs and attitudes about death and dying. (Mentor-McHenry. D) Qualitative Research. Undergraduate honors project, Department of Psychology, Seattle Pacific University. (1997)

 

Applications Under Review (as of February 22, 2016)

1.         NIH R21 (PAR-15-351: Research on Informal and Formal Caregiving for Alzheimer's Disease). A Customized Integrated eHealth Monitoring System for AD Caregivers. Role: Co-Investigator, PI: Fitzpatrick, UW Dept. of Medicine

2.         NIH R21. (PAR-15-351: Research on Informal and Formal Caregiving for Alzheimer's Disease ). Promoting Caregiver Resilience during Medical Crises of Persons Living with Dementia. Role: PI.

3.         Soujourns Scholar Leadership Program (Cambia Health Foundation). Dementia Palliative Care: Promoting Caregivers’ Resilience during Acute Deterioration of Patient’s Health. Role: PI

4.         RRF, UW. Promoting Dementia Caregiver Self-Care. Role. PI

 

Publications

Peer Reviewed Journal Articles (* denotes data-based publication)

Shores MM., Platas A., Legner V., Kivlahan D., Li E, Matsumoto A., Sadak T. et al. (2004). The effect of testosterone on depressive symptoms and function in hypogonadal men with subsyndromal depression. Gerontologist, 44(sp iss 1), 33-33

Shores MM., Ryan-Dykes P., Williams R., Mamerto B., Sadak T., Pascualy M., Felker B., Zweigle M., Nichol P., and Peskind ER. (2004). Identifying undiagnosed dementia in residential care veterans via telemedicine examination. International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 19, 101-108

Sadak T. (2008). Response to the editorial “Nursing Science and Dementia Care”. Western Journal of Nursing Research. 6(30), 640-1

Shores MM., Kivlahan DR., Sadak T., Li EJ, Matsumoto AM. (2009). A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study of testosterone treatment in hypogonadal older men with subthreshold depression (dysthymia or minor depression). J Clin Psychiatry, 70(7), 1009-16

Sadak, T. I., Katon, J., Beck, C., Cochrane, B. B., & Borson, S. (2013). Key Neuropsychiatric Symptoms in Common Dementias: Prevalence and Implications for Caregivers, Clinicians, and Health Systems. Res Gerontol Nurs, 7(1):44-52doi: 10.3928/19404921-20130918-01

Borson, S., Scanlan, J. M., Sadak, T., Lessig, M., & Vitaliano, P. (2014). Dementia Services Mini-Screen: A Simple Method to Identify Patients and Caregivers in Need of Enhanced Dementia Care Services. Am J Geriatr Psychiatry. doi: 10.1016/j.jagp.2014.11.001

Sadak, T., Korpak, A., & Borson, S. (2015). Measuring caregiver activation for health care: Validation of PBH-LCI:D. Geriatr Nurs, 36(4), 284-292. doi: 10.1016/j.gerinurse.2015.03.003

Sadak, T., Souza, A., Borson, S. (2015). Toward Assessment of Dementia Caregiver Activation for Health Care: A Systematic Review of Related Constructs and Measures. Res in Gerontol Nurs. 1-11. doi:10.3928/19404921-20151019-02

Sadak, T., Wright J., Borson S. (2015). Managing Your Loved One’s Health. Care management tool for dementia caregivers. J of Appl Gerontol. (accepted with revisions)

Sadak, T., Wright, J., Korpak, A., Noel, M Borson, S. Clinician Friendly Measure of Dementia Caregiver Stress. Annals of Family medicine. (under review)

Sadak, T., Ishado, E., Borson, S. Adaptation of a Caregiver Activation Questionnaire for use with African American and Hispanic Caregivers. Journ of Transcult Gerontol. (preparing for submission)

Sadak T., Ishado E., Borson S. Family Caregiver’s Experiences Maintaining Self-Care During Acute Illness and Hospitalization of a Person Living with Dementia. (preparing for submission)

 

Non-refereed Journal Articles, E-media

Sadak T. (2007). Clinically Speaking. AAPPN Association of Advanced Practice Psychiatric Nurses Newsletter, Summer

Sadak T. (2008). Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner Legacy: Interview with Linda Olsen. AAPPN Association of Advanced Practice Psychiatric Nurses Newsletter. Fall

Sadak T. (2008). Response to the Editorial “Nursing Science and Dementia Care”. Western Journal of Nursing Research. 6(30), 640-1

Sadak T (2014). Dementia Caregiver Activation. RWJF Future of Health Care. Blog. Spring, 2015

 

Peer Reviewed Abstracts

(*denotes data-based publication)

*Paschane, A.A., Lustyk, M.K.B, Widman, L., Sadak, T. (2002). Effect of Control and Stress on Quality of Life. American Psychological Association, Chicago, IL

*Shores MM., Matsumoto AM., Sadak TI., Kivlahan DR. (2007). Testosterone Replacement Decreases Depressive Symptoms in Older Hypogonadal Men with Subsyndromal Depression. Association of Geriatric Psychiatry, New Orleans, LA

Sadak T. (2007). Developing Concise and Effective Geriatric Dementia Training Curriculum for Registered Nurses in a Hospital Acute Care Setting. AAPPN Association of Advanced Practice Psychiatric Nurses Conference, Seattle, WA

*Shores MM., Matsumoto A., Sadak T., Kivlahan D. (2008). Testosterone Replacement Decreases Depressive Symptoms in Older Hypogonadal Men with Subsyndromal Depression. Proceedings of 6th World Congress on the Aging Male, Tampa, FL

*Sadak T. (2010). Dementia Multimorbidity Model. John A Hartford Building Academic Geriatric Nursing Capacity Leadership Conference. New Orleans, LA

*Sadak T., Borson S., Cochrane B., Herting J., Katon J., Kukull W., Logsdon R. (April 2012) Multidimensional Complexity in the Dementias: Diagnosis, Stage, Comorbidity and Neuropsychiatric Symptoms. Neurology. 78.P07.160.

*Sadak T., Katon J., Borson S. (April 2012). Defining Dementia Multimorbidity in a Large National Sample. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. Volume 60, Issue s4, April 2012, Pages: S1–S242

*Sadak T., Katon J., Borson S. (July 2012). Multimorbidity in Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementias. Alzheimer’s & Dementia. The Journal of the Alzheimer’s Association.

Borson, S., Logsdon, R.G., Sadak, T., Chodosh, J. (2013). Redesigning Health Care for Dementia: From Wish Through Policy to Practice. American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry 21(3 Supplement 1): 30

*Sadak T., Beck C., Borson S. (November 2013). Development of Caregiver Activation for Dementia Dyad Interventions Questionnaire (CADDI-Q). Gerontological Society of America. Annual Conference. New Orleans, LA

 

PRESENTATIONS

 

Scientific and Poster Presentations (primary author/presenter unless otherwise noted)

Sadak T., (December 2015). Caregiver – Clinician Partnership Towards Improving Patient Outcomes. RWJF. National Meeting. Albuquerque, NM

Sadak T., (November 2015). Research in Dementia Care: the Hartford Institute Highlights Emerging Geriatric Nursing Researchers. “Measuring Caregiver Activation for Health Care”. Symposium. Gerontological Society of America. Orlando, FL

Sadak T., (November 2014). Validation of Partnering for Better Health: Living with Chronic Illness [PBH:LCH] questionnaire. Poster and symposium. RWJF National meeting. New Orleans, LA

Sadak T., Beck C., Borson S. (November 2013). Development of Caregiver Activations for Dementia Interventions Questionnaire (CADDI-Q). Poster. Gerontological Society of America national conference. New Orleans, LA

Sadak T., Beck C., Borson S. (September 2013). Development of Caregiver Activations for Dementia Interventions Questionnaire (CADDI-Q). Poster. Working together for elder friendly future conference. UW, Seattle, WA

Sadak T., Beck C., Borson S. (July 2013). Defining a New Concept: Dementia Caregiver Activation. Hartford Interprofessional Communication Conference. Chicago, IL

Sadak T., Katon J., Borson S., (July 16, 2012) Poster. Multimorbidity in Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementias. Alzheimer’s Association International Conference. Vancouver, Canada

Sadak T., Katon J., Borson S. (May 5, 2012). Poster. Defining Dementia Multimorbidity in a Large National Sample. The American Geriatric Society Conference. Seattle, WA

Sadak T., Borson S., Cochrane B., Herting J., Katon J., Kukull W., Logsdon R. (April 25, 2012). Poster. Multidimensional Complexity in the Dementias: Diagnosis, Stage, Comorbidity, and Neuropsychiatric Symptoms. American Academy of Neurology Conference. New Orleans, LA

Sadak T., Borson S., Cochrane B., Herting J., Katon J., Kukull W., Logsdon R. (April 18, 2012). Presentation. Dementia Diagnoses, Neuropsychiatric Symptoms and Physical Comorbidities. Western Institute of Nursing Conference. Portland, OR

Sadak T. Exploring Multidimensional Complexities in the Dementias: Neuropsychiatric Symptoms and Medical Comorbidity. (2010). Poster. Building Academic Geriatric Nursing Capacity Hartford Foundation Leadership Conference. New Orleans, LA

Sadak T. (2008). Presentation. ENDEAR: Effective Nursing Education & Acute Care Resources. Presentation. de Tornyay Center For Healthy Aging Scholars Reception. Seattle, WA

Shores MM., Matsumoto A., Sadak T., Kivlahan D. (2008). Poster. Testosterone Replacement Decreases Depressive Symptoms in Older Hypogonadal Men with Subsyndromal Depression. 6th World Congress on the Aging Male, Tamp, FL

Shores MM., Matsumoto AM., Sadak T., Kivlahan DR. (2007). Poster. Testosterone Replacement Decreases Depressive Symptoms in Older Hypogonadal Men with Subsyndromal Depression. American Association of Geriatric Psychiatry, New Orleans, LA

Sadak T. (2007). Poster. Developing Concise and Effective Geriatric Dementia Training Curriculum for Registered Nurses in a Hospital Acute Care Setting. University of Washington Dean’s Club Luncheon. Seattle, WA

Sadak T. (2007). Presentation. Developing Concise and Effective Geriatric Dementia Training Curriculum for Registered Nurses in a Hospital Acute Care Setting. de Tornyay Center for Healthy Aging Scholars Reception. Seattle, WA

Sadak T. (2007). Poster section and oral presentation. Developing Concise and Effective Geriatric Dementia Training Curriculum for Registered Nurses in a Hospital Acute Care Setting. AAPPN Spring Conference. Seattle, WA

Sadak T. (2007). Poster. Developing Concise and Effective Geriatric Dementia Training Curriculum for Registered Nurses in a Hospital Acute Care Setting. Sigma Theta Tau Nursing Honor Society (Psi-at-Large Chapter) Induction. Seattle, WA

Paschane, A.A., Lustyk, M.K.B, Widman, L., Sadak, T. (2002). Poster. Effect of Control and Stress on Quality of Life. American Psychological Association, Chicago, IL

 

Scientific Presentations as Invited Speaker

Sadak T. (May 2016). Alzheimer’s Association WA. Early Memory Loss Conference. Keynote Speaker. Tacoma, WA

Sadak T. (October 2015). Panelist. State of WA Alzheimer’s Plan Town Hall. Everett, WA

Sadak T. (September 2015). “Measuring Caregiver Activation in Hospice”. Cambia Palliative Care Center. UW Palliative Care Center. Seattle, WA

Sadak T. (September 2015). “Managing Dementia in Acute Care Settings.” UW Harborview Hospital. Seattle, WA

Sadak T. (April 2015). “Measuring Caregiver Activation”. UW Harborview Hospital. BAND. Brain, Aging, and Neuro-degeneration Symposium. Seattle, WA

Sadak T. (March 2015). UW SON Dawgs Days in the Desert. Fundraising events in Palm Springs and Orange County. Keynote Speaker. Partnering for better health: Living well with dementia. CA

Sadak T. (March 2015). Addressing Psychiatric Issues in Patients with Primary Neurological Disorders. Neurology Nursing Symposium. Seattle, WA

Sadak T. (November 2014). Alzheimer’s Association of WA. Eastern WA regional conference. Keynote Speaker. Yakima, WA

Sadak T. (October 2014). Sigma Kappa, Mu. Alzheimer’s Association Fundraising Gala. Keynote Speaker. Seattle, WA

Sadak T., (August 2014). Alzheimer’s Association Town Hall. Invited Speaker. Everett, WA

Sadak T., (August 2014). Caregiving in Dementia. Tulalip Native American Reservation. Invited Speaker. Tulalip, WA

Sadak T. (June 2014). Neuropsychotropic Drug Therapy Conference. Pharmacological Interventions for Dementias. UW SON. Neurology Conference. Seattle, WA

Sadak T. (May 2014). Alzheimer’s Association of WA. Annual Conference. Building Partnership Between Dementia Care Partners and Clinicians. Seattle, WA

Sadak T. (April 2014). Inter Professional Education. RWJF Leadership Meeting. LA, CA

Sadak T. (March 2014). Keynote Speaker. Alzheimer’s Association of WA. Snohomish County Caregiver Conference. 1. Dementia Research Update. Lynnwood, WA

Sadak T. (February 2014). NSG 552: Social Determinants of Health and Health Equity Provider Bias Panel Discussion. Panelist. UW SON, Seattle, WA

Sadak T. (February 2014, January 2015). Invited speaker for an Elder Abuse and Mistreatment Council. Seattle, WA

Sadak T. (November 2013). Ecology of Human Health. PhD course UW SON. Guest lecture. Developing a Research and Academic Career. Seattle, WA

Sadak T. (November 2013). National Hartford Centers of Gerontological Nursing Excellence (NHCGNE) 13th Annual Leadership Conference. Exerting Health System Leadership In and Through Professional Organizations. New Orleans, LA

Sadak T. (August 2013). Dementia Expert Researcher. Alzheimer’s Association. Town Hall. Mount Vernon, WA

Sadak T. (April 2013). Neuropsychiatric Symptoms and Dementia Multimorbidity. Alzheimer’s Association of WA Regional Conference. Seattle, WA

Sadak T. (March 2013). Caregiver Activation for Dementia Interventions (CADI). Symposium. American Association of Geriatric Psychiatry. LA, CA

Sadak T. (October 2012). Roles of Different Clinical Specialties in Dementia Diagnosis and Care. Advanced Practice in Primary and Acute Care Conference. Seattle, WA

Sadak T. (May, 2012). Mental Health Support for Older Adults. National Gerontological Nursing Association (NGNA) Meeting. Speaker, Panel Discussion Participant. Seattle, WA

Sadak T. Saving Lives: Understanding Suicide and Accidental Fatal Overdose Among the Elderly. (2011). Presentation. American Association of Psychiatric Practicing Nurses. Seattle, WA

Sadak TI. (November, 2011). Gero-psychiatric Nursing. Guest Lecturer. NURS 417. University of Washington. Faculty: Dr. Kroening

Sadak TI. (2011). Dementia and Delirium: Diagnostics and Nursing Interventions. Guest Lecture Undergraduate Nursing Course. University of Washington. Faculty: Dr. Thompson. Seattle, WA

Sadak TI. (2011). What’s that in your head? Introduction to Neurobiology. 4th grade St. John’s Catholic School. Faculty: Ms. Roach. Greenwood, WA

Sadak TI. (2010). Pathophysiology of Anxiety and Depression. Undergraduate Nursing Course. University of Washington. Faculty: Dr. Bond. Seattle, WA

Sadak TI. (2008-13). Geriatric Psychopharmacology–the Art of Prescribing. Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner Psychopharmacology Course. University of Washington. Faculty: Dr. Elmore. Seattle, WA

Sadak TI. (2008-13). Neurobiology of Aging From Health to Pathology. Guest lecture. Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Biological Aspects of Psychiatric Disability Course. University of Washington. Primary faculty: Dr. Elmore. Seattle, WA

 

SERVICE, PROFESSIONAL AND COMMUNITY

Professional and Academic Memberships

Palliative Care Research Cooperative (PCRC)

American Association of Geriatric Psychiatry (AAGP)

Academy of Neurology (AAN)

American Geriatrics Society (AGS)

American Psychiatric Nurses Association (APNA)

Alzheimer’s Association International (AAI)

Alzheimer’s Society of Washington

Association of Advanced Practice Psychiatric Nurses (AAPPN), Washington

Gerontological Society of America (GSA)

HeartMath Biofeedback Institute

National Gerontological Nursing Association (NGNA)

Neuroscience Education Institute (NEI)

Northwest Coalition for Geriatric Nursing Education

Psychiatric Consultation Group

Psi Chi Psychology Honor Society

Seattle Counselors Association

Sigma Theta Tau Nursing Honor Society (Psi-at-Large Chapter)

 

Scientific Journals and Grants Peer Reviewer

Grants

                  UW SON RIFP

                  UW RRF

                  The Health Research Board, Ireland

                  Alzheimer’s Association International

Journals

Journal of the American Geriatric Society

Journal of Gerontological Nursing

Journal of Comparative Effectiveness Research

Journal of Applied Gerontology

Dementia: The International Journal of Social Research and Practice

Research in Gerontological Nursing

Professional Activities and Community Service

State of WA Alzheimer’s Disease Plan, Workgroup member. Medical and Health Services Sub-committee. (Nominated by the president of the Alzheimer’s Association of WA and appointed by the governor Inslee.) 2014-15

Board Member of the Alzheimer’s Association Snohomish County Regional Advisory Council. 2013-present

Co-chair and policy committee member, Seattle Chapter Association of the Advanced Practice Psychiatric Nurses. 2012-2015

John A Hartford Foundation Centers for Geriatric Nursing Excellence Alumni Association. Geriatric Psychiatry committee member. 2012-present

John A Hartford Foundation Centers for Geriatric Nursing Excellence peer mentor and peer mentoring committee member. 2012-present

Paws on Science. Represented UW School of Nursing (2010-14)

Northwest Coalition for Geriatric Nursing Education annual meeting participant. Pacific Lutheran University. Tacoma, WA, 2010

American Association of Psychiatric Practicing Nurses. Volunteer, assisted with conference registration and new membership recruitment campaign. Seattle, WA, 2010

Neuro-psychotropic Drug Therapy Continuing Education Nursing Conference. Volunteer, assisted with coordination. UW, Seattle, WA, 2010.

Dementia Continuing Nursing Education Conference. Volunteer, assisted with coordination. UW, Seattle, WA, 2010

The American Psychiatric Nurses Association. Institute for Safe Environments Older Adults Steering Committee contributed to a manuscript: Expert Consensus: Practice Recommendations for Use of Seclusion and Restraints in Dementia Patients. Arlington, VA, 2009

Center for Interdisciplinary Geriatric Research Affiliate. UW, WA. 2008-present

University of Washington Memory Disorders Geriatric Psychiatry Clinic. Clinical Cross-cultural Consultations with Russian speaking patients and families. 2009

Mission Care Rehabilitation Center. Workshop presenter: Dementia Care for Professionals and Family Caregivers. 2008

Consultant Outreach Services for Vulnerable Elderly in the Community. 2008-9

Psychiatric Consultation Group. Aging and Neurodegenerative Disorders (roundtable discussion facilitator). 2008

Association of Advanced Practice Psychiatric Nurses. Diagnosis and Care of Dementia Patients in General Advanced Psychiatric Nursing Practice (roundtable discussion facilitator). Winter, 2007

Facilitator: closing drive fundraiser and mental health screenings, 45th St. Teen Shelter, Seattle, WA,2007

Fundraiser, AAPPN auction. Seattle, WA, 2007

Volunteer, Foss Home (long-term care facility). Seattle, WA, 2006-2007

Volunteer, North Home Retirement Community. 2001-2005

 

Continuing Medical Education and Community Presentations

Sadak T. (2014, 2015). Acute Nursing Care of People Living With Dementia. UWCNE. Developed and taught on-line education course that will be offered for 3 years

Sadak T. (2014). Neurpsychiatric Drug Therapy, Dementia and Comorbid Conditions. UWCNE. Developed and taught on-line education course that will be offered for 3 years

Sadak T. (2010-12). Biofeedback as an Adjunct Therapy for Managing Anxiety, Depression, Sleep and Eating Disorders. CME Provider Update. Shifa Health Psychiatric Clinic. Mill Creek, WA

Sadak T. (2010-12). Manage Stress, Before It Manages You. Seminars for community members and health care professionals. Shifa Health Psychiatric Clinic. Mill Creek, WA

Sadak TI. (2009). Managing PTSD in Primary Care Setting. CME Provider Update. Providence Primary Care Clinic. Everett, WA

Sadak TI. (2009). Incorporating Depression Screening Into Primary Care. Phq9 Algorithm. CME Provider Update. Providence Primary Care Clinic. Everett, WA

Sadak TI. (2009). IMPACT–Collaborative Models for Addressing Depression in Primary Care. CME Provider Update. Providence Primary Care Clinic. Everett, WA

 

SERVICE, ADMINISTRATIVE AND ACADEMIC

Department of Psychosocial & Community Health

Department of Psychosocial and Community Health SSocial Committee member. 2012-2016. University of Washington. Seattle, WA

School of Nursing

RIFP review committee chair. 2016- present. University of Washington. Seattle, WA

DeTornyay Center for Healthy Aging. Executive Committee Member. 2014-present. University of Washington. Seattle, WA

Royalty Research Fund. University of Washington. External Reviewer–Neuroscience. 2013-present. University of Washington. Seattle, WA

Foundations for Inter-professional Education, principle faculty. 2013-present. University of Washington. Seattle, WA

RIFP review committee member. 2013- present. University of Washington. Seattle, WA

DeTornyay Center for Health Aging. Education Visioning Committee Chair. Spring 2014. University of Washington. Seattle, WA

Jonas Scholars Selection Committee member. Fall, 2014. University of Washington. Seattle, WA

University of Washington School of Nursing. PhD Admissions Committee (application reviewer). 2012, 2014. University of Washington. Seattle, WA

De Tornyay Center For Healthy Aging. Advisory Board Member. 2009-2014. University of Washington. Seattle, WA

Advanced Practice Education: Collaborative Mental Health Care training grant.  Advisory Board Member. 2012-2015. University of Washington. Seattle, WA

 

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