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TitleAssistant Professor
InstitutionBaylor College of Medicine
DepartmentDepartment of Pediatrics
Address1102 Bates
FC 940
Houston TX 77030
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    1. Tully C, Shneider C, Monaghan M, Hilliard ME, Streisand R. Peer Coaching Interventions for Parents of Children with Type 1 Diabetes. Curr Diab Rep. 2017 Jun; 17(6):39. PMID: 28434144.
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    2. Hilliard ME, Iturralde E, Weissberg-Benchell J, Hood KK. The Diabetes Strengths and Resilience Measure for Adolescents With Type 1 Diabetes (DSTAR-Teen): Validation of a New, Brief Self-Report Measure. J Pediatr Psychol. 2017 May 26. PMID: 28549160.
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    3. Hilliard ME, Hagger V, Hendrieckx C, Anderson BJ, Trawley S, Jack MM, Pouwer F, Skinner T, Speight J. Strengths, Risk Factors, and Resilient Outcomes in Adolescents With Type 1 Diabetes: Results From Diabetes MILES Youth-Australia. Diabetes Care. 2017 Apr 26. PMID: 28446529.
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    4. Van Name MA, Hilliard ME, Boyle CT, Miller KM, DeSalvo DJ, Anderson BJ, Laffel LM, Woerner SE, DiMeglio LA, Tamborlane WV. Nighttime is the worst time: Parental fear of hypoglycemia in young children with type 1 diabetes. Pediatr Diabetes. 2017 Apr 21. PMID: 28429581.
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    5. Brosig CL, Hilliard ME, Williams A, Armstrong FD, Christidis P, Kichler J, Pendley JS, Stamm KE, Wysocki T. Society of Pediatric Psychology Workforce Survey: Factors Related to Compensation of Pediatric Psychologists. J Pediatr Psychol. 2017 Mar 23. PMID: 28369549.
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    6. Hilliard ME, Powell PW, Anderson BJ. Evidence-based behavioral interventions to promote diabetes management in children, adolescents, and families. Am Psychol. 2016 Oct; 71(7):590-601. PMID: 27690487.
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    7. Hilliard ME, Yi-Frazier JP, Hessler D, Butler AM, Anderson BJ, Jaser S. Stress and A1c Among People with Diabetes Across the Lifespan. Curr Diab Rep. 2016 Aug; 16(8):67. PMID: 27287017.
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    8. Fegan-Bohm K, Weissberg-Benchell J, DeSalvo D, Gunn S, Hilliard M. Camp for Youth With Type 1 Diabetes. Curr Diab Rep. 2016 Aug; 16(8):68. PMID: 27292106.
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    9. Wysocki T, Brosig CL, Hilliard ME. Society of Pediatric Psychology Workforce Survey: Development of Survey Methods, Sample Characteristics, and Lessons Learned. Clin Pract Pediatr Psychol. 2016 Mar; 4(1):74-83. PMID: 28066693.
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    10. Yi-Frazier JP*, Hilliard ME*, Fitzgerald NC, Hood KK, Naughton MJ, Lang W, Seid M, Liese AD, Hockett CW, Pihoker C, Lawrence JM for the SEARCH for Diabetes in Youth Study (*Co-first authors). Whose quality of life is it anyway? Discrepancies between youth and parent health-related quality of life ratings in type 1 and type 2 diabetes. Quality of Life Research. 2016; 25:1113-1121.
    11. Gandhi K, Vu BK, Eshtehardi SS, Wasserman RM, Hilliard ME. Adherence in adolescents with Type 1 diabetes: strategies and considerations for assessment in research and practice. Diabetes Manag (Lond). 2015 Nov; 5(6):485-498. PMID: 27066110.
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    12. Hood KK, Hilliard ME, Piatt G, Ievers-Landis C. Effective strategies for behavior change in people with diabetes. Diabetes Management. 2015; 5(6):499-510.
    13. Gray WN, Monaghan MC, Gilleland Marchak J, Driscoll KA, Hilliard ME. Psychologists and the Transition From Pediatrics to Adult Health Care. J Adolesc Health. 2015 Nov; 57(5):468-74. PMID: 26499856.
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    14. Hilliard ME, Oser SM, Close KL, Liu NF, Hood KK, Anderson BJ. From Individuals to International Policy: Achievements and Ongoing Needs in Diabetes Advocacy. Curr Diab Rep. 2015 Sep; 15(9):59. PMID: 26194156.
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    15. Hilliard ME, McQuaid EL, Nabors L, Hood KK. Resilience in Youth and Families Living With Pediatric Health and Developmental Conditions: Introduction to the Special Issue on Resilience. J Pediatr Psychol. 2015 Oct; 40(9):835-9. PMID: 26275974.
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    16. Wasserman RM, Hilliard ME, Schwartz DD, Anderson BJ. Practical strategies to enhance executive functioning and strengthen diabetes management across the lifespan. Curr Diab Rep. 2015 Aug; 15(8):622. PMID: 26084581.
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    17. Wiemann CM, Hergenroeder AC, Bartley KA, Sanchez-Fournier B, Hilliard ME, Warren LJ, Graham SC. Integrating an EMR-based Transition Planning Tool for CYSHCN at a Children's Hospital: A Quality Improvement Project to Increase Provider Use and Satisfaction. J Pediatr Nurs. 2015 Sep-Oct; 30(5):776-87. PMID: 26209173.
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    18. Stirratt MJ, Dunbar-Jacob J, Crane HM, Simoni JM, Czajkowski S, Hilliard ME, Aikens JE, Hunter CM, Velligan DI, Huntley K, Ogedegbe G, Rand CS, Schron E, Nilsen WJ. Self-report measures of medication adherence behavior: recommendations on optimal use. Transl Behav Med. 2015 Dec; 5(4):470-82. PMID: 26622919.
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    19. Monaghan M, Clary L, Stern A, Hilliard ME, Streisand R. Protective Factors in Young Children With Type 1 Diabetes. J Pediatr Psychol. 2015 Oct; 40(9):878-87. PMID: 25979083.
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    20. Hilliard ME, Sparling KM, Hitchcock J, Oser TK, Hood KK. The emerging diabetes online community. Curr Diabetes Rev. 2015; 11(4):261-72. PMID: 25901500.
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    21. Hilliard ME, Anderson BJ. Contemporary faces of diabetes care for youth and young adults in the 21st century: evolution in the roles of patients and families, healthcare providers and systems, behavioral health, and the online community. Curr Diabetes Rev. 2015; 11(4):208-9. PMID: 26239946.
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    22. Hilliard ME, Riekert KA, Hovell MF, Rand CS, Welkom JS, Eakin MN. Family Beliefs and Behaviors About Smoking and Young Children's Secondhand Smoke Exposure. Nicotine Tob Res. 2015 Sep; 17(9):1067-75. PMID: 25480933.
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    23. Hilliard ME, Hahn A, Ridge AK, Eakin MN, Riekert KA. User Preferences and Design Recommendations for an mHealth App to Promote Cystic Fibrosis Self-Management. JMIR Mhealth Uhealth. 2014; 2(4):e44. PMID: 25344616; PMCID: PMC4259916.
    24. Powell PW, Hilliard ME, Anderson BJ. Motivational interviewing to promote adherence behaviors in pediatric type 1 diabetes. Curr Diab Rep. 2014 Oct; 14(10):531. PMID: 25142716; PMCID: PMC4447119.
    25. Welkom JS, Hilliard ME, Rand CS, Eakin MN, Riekert KA. Caregiver depression and perceptions of primary care predict clinic attendance in head start children with asthma. J Asthma. 2015 Mar; 52(2):176-82. PMID: 25144553.
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    26. Hilliard ME, Eakin MN, Borrelli B, Green A, Riekert KA. Medication beliefs mediate between depressive symptoms and medication adherence in cystic fibrosis. Health Psychol. 2015 May; 34(5):496-504. PMID: 25110847; PMCID: PMC4537164.
    27. Drotar D, Cortina S, Rohan JM, Somers M, Hilliard ME, Maddux M. Conducting psychological intervention research in pediatric clinical settings: Strategies and implications. Clinical Practice in Pediatric Psychology. 2014; 2:194-205.
    28. Monaghan M, Hilliard M, Sweenie R, Riekert K. Transition readiness in adolescents and emerging adults with diabetes: the role of patient-provider communication. Curr Diab Rep. 2013 Dec; 13(6):900-8. PMID: 24014075; PMCID: PMC3832624.
    29. Hilliard ME, Perlus JG, Clark LM, Haynie DL, Plotnick LP, Guttmann-Bauman I, Iannotti RJ. Perspectives from before and after the pediatric to adult care transition: a mixed-methods study in type 1 diabetes. Diabetes Care. 2014 Feb; 37(2):346-54. PMID: 24089544; PMCID: PMC3898755.
    30. Hilliard ME, Rohan JM, Rausch JR, Delamater A, Pendley JS, Drotar D. Patterns and predictors of paternal involvement in early adolescents' type 1 diabetes management over 3 years. J Pediatr Psychol. 2014 Jan-Feb; 39(1):74-83. PMID: 24013966; PMCID: PMC3894421.
    31. Lechtzin N, Hilliard ME, Horton MR. Validation of the Cough Quality-of-Life Questionnaire in patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis. Chest. 2013 Jun; 143(6):1745-9. PMID: 23519393; PMCID: PMC4694113.
    32. Hilliard ME, Lawrence JM, Modi AC, Anderson A, Crume T, Dolan LM, Merchant AT, Yi-Frazier JP, Hood KK. Identification of minimal clinically important difference scores of the PedsQL in children, adolescents, and young adults with type 1 and type 2 diabetes. Diabetes Care. 2013 Jul; 36(7):1891-7. PMID: 23340884; PMCID: PMC3687260.
    33. Wu YP, Hilliard ME, Rausch J, Dolan LM, Hood KK. Family involvement with the diabetes regimen in young people: The role of adolescent depressive symptoms. Diabetic Medicine. 2013; 30:196-602.
    34. Hilliard ME, Harris MA, Weissberg-Benchell J. Diabetes resilience: a model of risk and protection in type 1 diabetes. Curr Diab Rep. 2012 Dec; 12(6):739-48. PMID: 22956459.
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    35. Hilliard ME, Mann KA, Peugh JL, Hood KK. How poorer quality of life in adolescence predicts subsequent type 1 diabetes management and control. Patient Educ Couns. 2013 Apr; 91(1):120-5. PMID: 23182614; PMCID: PMC4467557.
    36. Hilliard ME, Wu YP, Rausch J, Dolan LM, Hood KK. Predictors of deteriorations in diabetes management and control in adolescents with type 1 diabetes. J Adolesc Health. 2013 Jan; 52(1):28-34. PMID: 23260831; PMCID: PMC4467546.
    37. Hilliard ME, Holmes CS, Chen R, Maher K, Robinson E, Streisand R. Disentangling the roles of parental monitoring and family conflict in adolescents' management of type 1 diabetes. Health Psychol. 2013 Apr; 32(4):388-96. PMID: 22545980; PMCID: PMC3811134.
    38. Modi AC, Pai AL, Hommel KA, Hood KK, Cortina S, Hilliard ME, Guilfoyle SM, Gray WN, Drotar D. Pediatric self-management: a framework for research, practice, and policy. Pediatrics. 2012 Feb; 129(2):e473-85. PMID: 22218838.
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    39. Yi-Frazier JP, Hilliard ME, Cochrane K, Hood KK. The impact of positive psychology on diabetes outcomes: A review. Psychology. 2012; 3:1116-1124.
    40. Hilliard ME, Hood KK. Taking evidence-based coping skills training to the internet. Curr Diab Rep. 2011 Dec; 11(6):464-6. PMID: 21842262; PMCID: PMC4501923.
    41. Mackey ER, Hilliard ME, Berger SS, Streisand R, Chen R, Holmes C. Individual and family strengths: an examination of the relation to disease management and metabolic control in youth with type 1 diabetes. Fam Syst Health. 2011 Dec; 29(4):314-26. PMID: 22214298.
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    42. Hilliard ME, Ernst MM, Gray WN, Saeed SA, Cortina S. Adapting pediatric psychology interventions: lessons learned in treating families from the Middle East. J Pediatr Psychol. 2012 Sep; 37(8):882-92. PMID: 21990584.
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    43. Hilliard ME, Ramey C, Rohan JM, Drotar D, Cortina S. Electronic monitoring feedback to promote adherence in an adolescent with Fanconi Anemia. Health Psychol. 2011 Sep; 30(5):503-9. PMID: 21688912.
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    44. Hilliard ME, Guilfoyle SM, Dolan LM, Hood KK. Prediction of adolescents' glycemic control 1 year after diabetes-specific family conflict: the mediating role of blood glucose monitoring adherence. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2011 Jul; 165(7):624-9. PMID: 21727273; PMCID: PMC4501924.
    45. Hilliard ME, Herzer M, Dolan LM, Hood KK. Psychological screening in adolescents with type 1 diabetes predicts outcomes one year later. Diabetes Res Clin Pract. 2011 Oct; 94(1):39-44. PMID: 21665313; PMCID: PMC3192912.
    46. Hilliard ME, Rohan JM, Carle AC, Pendley JS, Delamater A, Drotar D. Fathers' involvement in preadolescents' diabetes adherence and glycemic control. J Pediatr Psychol. 2011 Sep; 36(8):911-22. PMID: 21515643; PMCID: PMC3156586.
    47. Monaghan M, Hilliard ME, Cogen FR, Streisand R. Supporting parents of very young children with type 1 diabetes: results from a pilot study. Patient Educ Couns. 2011 Feb; 82(2):271-4. PMID: 20434293; PMCID: PMC2965294.
    48. Hilliard ME, Monaghan M, Cogen FR, Streisand R. Parent stress and child behavior among young children with type 1 diabetes. Child: Care, Health, and Development. 2011; 37:224-232.
    49. Barr R, Danziger C, Hilliard M, Andolina C, Ruskis J. Amount, content and context of infant media exposure: A parental questionnaire and diary analysis. Int J Early Years Educ. 2010 Jun 1; 18(2):107-122. PMID: 20890405.
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    50. Mitchell SJ, Hilliard ME, Mednick L, Henderson C, Cogen FR, Streisand R. Stress among fathers of young children with type 1 diabetes. Fam Syst Health. 2009 Dec; 27(4):314-24. PMID: 20047355; PMCID: PMC2853761.
    51. Monaghan MC, Hilliard ME, Cogen FR, Streisand R. Nighttime caregiving behaviors among parents of young children with Type 1 diabetes: associations with illness characteristics and parent functioning. Fam Syst Health. 2009 Mar; 27(1):28-38. PMID: 19630443.
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    52. Hilliard ME, Goeke-Morey M, Cogen FR, Henderson C, Streisand R. Predictors of diabetes-related quality of life after transitioning to the insulin pump. J Pediatr Psychol. 2009 Mar; 34(2):137-46. PMID: 18577542; PMCID: PMC2722121.
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