Consuelo H. Wilkins, M.D.

Associate Professor

consuelo.h.wilkins@meharry-vanderbilt.org
Faculty Appointments
Director, Meharry-Vanderbilt Alliance Associate Professor of Medicine
Education
M.S.C.I., Washington University, Saint Louis, MissouriM.D., Howard University, Washington, District of ColumbiaB.S., Howard University, Washington, District of Columbia
Publications
Wilkins CH, Spofford M, Williams N, McKeever C, Allen S, Brown J, Opp J, Richmond A, Strelnick AH, . Community representatives' involvement in Clinical and Translational Science Awardee activities. Clin Transl Sci [print-electronic]. 2013 Aug; 6(4): 292-6. PMID: 23919364, PMCID: PMC3884765, DOI: 10.1111/cts.12072, ISSN: 1752-8062.

Wilkins CH, Roe CM, Morris JC, Galvin JE. Mild physical impairment predicts future diagnosis of dementia of the Alzheimer's type. J Am Geriatr Soc [print-electronic]. 2013 Jul; 61(7): 1055-9. PMID: 23647233, PMCID: PMC3809089, DOI: 10.1111/jgs.12255, ISSN: 1532-5415.

Sheline YI, Disabato BM, Hranilovich J, Morris C, D'Angelo G, Pieper C, Toffanin T, Taylor WD, MacFall JR, Wilkins C, Barch DM, Welsh-Bohmer KA, Steffens DC, Krishnan RR, Doraiswamy PM. Treatment course with antidepressant therapy in late-life depression. Am J Psychiatry. 2012 Nov; 169(11): 1185-93. PMID: 23534057, PMCID: PMC3752387, DOI: 10.1176/appi.ajp.2012.12010122, ISSN: 1535-7228.

Barch DM, D'Angelo G, Pieper C, Wilkins CH, Welsh-Bohmer K, Taylor W, Garcia KS, Gersing K, Doraiswamy PM, Sheline YI. Cognitive improvement following treatment in late-life depression: relationship to vascular risk and age of onset. Am J Geriatr Psychiatry. 2012 Aug; 20(8): 682-90. PMID: 22430020, PMCID: PMC3382028, DOI: 10.1097/JGP.0b013e318246b6cb, ISSN: 1545-7214.

Wilkins CH. Communicating results of community-based participatory research. Virtual Mentor. 2011; 13(2): 81-5. PMID: 23121844, PII: virtualmentor.2011.13.2.ccas1-1102, DOI: 10.1001/virtualmentor.2011.13.2.ccas1-1102, ISSN: 1937-7010.

Sheline YI, Pieper CF, Barch DM, Welsh-Bohmer K, McKinstry RC, MacFall JR, D'Angelo G, Garcia KS, Gersing K, Wilkins C, Taylor W, Steffens DC, Krishnan RR, Doraiswamy PM. Support for the vascular depression hypothesis in late-life depression: results of a 2-site, prospective, antidepressant treatment trial. Arch. Gen. Psychiatry. 2010 Mar; 67(3): 277-85. PMID: 20194828, PMCID: PMC2838210, PII: 67/3/277, DOI: 10.1001/archgenpsychiatry.2009.204, ISSN: 1538-3636.

Wilkins CH, Roe CM, Morris JC. A brief clinical tool to assess physical function: the mini-physical performance test. Arch Gerontol Geriatr [print-electronic]. 2010 Jan; 50(1): 96-100. PMID: 19282039, PMCID: PMC2787987, PII: S0167-4943(09)00045-4, DOI: 10.1016/j.archger.2009.02.006, ISSN: 1872-6976.

Wilkins CH, Birge SJ, Sheline YI, Morris JC. Vitamin D deficiency is associated with worse cognitive performance and lower bone density in older African Americans. J Natl Med Assoc. 2009 Apr; 101(4): 349-54. PMID: 19397226, PMCID: PMC2801439, ISSN: 1943-4693.

Wilkins CH, Mathews J, Sheline YI. Late life depression with cognitive impairment: evaluation and treatment. Clin Interv Aging [print-electronic]. 2009; 4: 51-7. PMID: 19503765, PMCID: PMC2685224, ISSN: 1178-1998.

Sheline YI, Price JL, Vaishnavi SN, Mintun MA, Barch DM, Epstein AA, Wilkins CH, Snyder AZ, Couture L, Schechtman K, McKinstry RC. Regional white matter hyperintensity burden in automated segmentation distinguishes late-life depressed subjects from comparison subjects matched for vascular risk factors. Am J Psychiatry [print-electronic]. 2008 Apr; 165(4): 524-32. PMID: 18281408, PMCID: PMC4118770, PII: appi.ajp.2007.07010175, DOI: 10.1176/appi.ajp.2007.07010175, ISSN: 0002-953X.

Wilkins CH, Wilkins KL, Meisel M, Depke M, Williams J, Edwards DF. Dementia undiagnosed in poor older adults with functional impairment. J Am Geriatr Soc [print-electronic]. 2007 Nov; 55(11): 1771-6. PMID: 17916120, PII: JGS1417, DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2007.01417.x, ISSN: 1532-5415.

Wilkins CH. Osteoporosis screening and risk management. Clin Interv Aging. 2007; 2(3): 389-94. PMID: 18044189, PMCID: PMC2685263, ISSN: 1176-9092.

Wilkins CH, Sheline YI, Roe CM, Birge SJ, Morris JC. Vitamin D deficiency is associated with low mood and worse cognitive performance in older adults. Am J Geriatr Psychiatry. 2006 Dec; 14(12): 1032-40. PMID: 17138809, PII: 14/12/1032, DOI: 10.1097/01.JGP.0000240986.74642.7c, ISSN: 1064-7481.

Johnson DK, Wilkins CH, Morris JC. Accelerated weight loss may precede diagnosis in Alzheimer disease. Arch. Neurol. 2006 Sep; 63(9): 1312-7. PMID: 16966511, PII: 63/9/1312, DOI: 10.1001/archneur.63.9.1312, ISSN: 0003-9942.

Wilkins CH, Grant EA, Schmitt SE, McKeel DW, Morris JC. The neuropathology of Alzheimer disease in African American and white individuals. Arch. Neurol. 2006 Jan; 63(1): 87-90. PMID: 16401740, PII: 63/1/87, DOI: 10.1001/archneur.63.1.87, ISSN: 0003-9942.

Wilkins CH, Birge SJ. Prevention of osteoporotic fractures in the elderly. Am. J. Med. 2005 Nov; 118(11): 1190-5. PMID: 16271899, PII: S0002-9343(05)00519-X, DOI: 10.1016/j.amjmed.2005.06.046, ISSN: 1555-7162.

Sheline YI, Mintun MA, Barch DM, Wilkins C, Snyder AZ, Moerlein SM. Decreased hippocampal 5-HT(2A) receptor binding in older depressed patients using [18F]altanserin positron emission tomography. Neuropsychopharmacology. 2004 Dec; 29(12): 2235-41. PMID: 15367923, PII: 1300555, DOI: 10.1038/sj.npp.1300555, ISSN: 0893-133X.

Wilkins CH, Goldfeder JS. Osteoporosis screening is unjustifiably low in older African-American women. J Natl Med Assoc. 2004 Apr; 96(4): 461-7. PMID: 15101666, PMCID: PMC2595016, ISSN: 1943-4693.