• Dr. Waters completed her Ph.D. in the UAB Lifespan Developmental Psychology Program in 2010. Her research focuses on aging, specifically the psychosocial factors that impact informal caregivers. Dr. Waters has taught several courses for the Psychology Department but most recently Research Methods online.
  • Selected Publications

    Academic Article

    Year Title Altmetric
    2018 Associations of Multimorbid Medical Conditions and Health-Related Quality of Life among Older African American Men 2018
    2013 Family caregiving and all-cause mortality: Findings from a population-based propensity-matched analysisAmerican Journal of Epidemiology.  178:1571-1578. 2013
    2013 Correlates of health-related quality of life in african american and caucasian stroke caregiversRehabilitation Psychology.  58:28-35. 2013
    2013 Caregiving strain and all-cause mortality: Evidence from the REGARDS study 2013
    2013 Does caregiver well-being predict stroke survivor depressive symptoms? A mediation analysisTopics in Stroke Rehabilitation.  20:44-51. 2013
    2013 Mediators of the Association Between Driving Cessation and Mortality Among Older AdultsJournal of Aging and Health.  25:249S-269S. 2013
    2011 Quality of life after stroke: A prospective longitudinal studyQuality of Life Research.  20:799-806. 2011
    2011 Race and gender differences in 1-year outcomes for community-dwelling stroke survivors with family caregiversStroke.  42:626-631. 2011
    2009 Driving cessation and health trajectories in older adults 2009
    2009 Family caregiving and emotional strain: Associations with quality of life in a large national sample of middle-aged and older adultsQuality of Life Research.  18:679-688. 2009
    2009 Problems and benefits reported by Stroke family caregivers: Results from a prospective epidemiological studyStroke.  40:2129-2133. 2009
    2009 Driving status and three-year mortality among community-dwelling older adults 2009
    1990 A critical study of the APACHE II scoring system using earlier data collectionArchives of emergency medicine.  7:16-20. 1990
    1990 Scoring and outcome audit systems relevant to emergency medicineArchives of emergency medicine.  7:9-15. 1990
    1988 Apache II scoresAnaesthesia.  43:896-897. 1988

    Full Name

  • Martinique Waters