Faculty Profile for Dr. Matthew Brooks

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Dr. Matthew Brooks
School Director - Professor — School of Health Administration
Professor — School of Health Administration
ENC 250 & 201
phone: (512) 245-2238

Biography Section

Biography and Education

Dr. Brooks is a retired Army Medical Service Corps officer where he was a hospital administrator in the Federal Health Sector for over 21 years, culminating in serving as the Deputy Commander for Administration for the 14th Combat Support Hospital in Iraq 2009. He was the Deputy Program Director and Associate Professor at the 11th ranked Army-Baylor MHA/MBA dual-degree program for five years. He is currently a tenured Associate Professor & Director, School of Health Administration at Texas State University in the College of Health Professions. He also is currently a CAHME Fellow and member of the CAHME Standards Council serving a three year term. He holds dual board certifications in healthcare administration and public health. He has published many articles in several healthcare journals and presents frequently at national conferences.

Research Interests

Veteran’s health; life-course and aging; generational differences; strategic management; Military Medicine

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Mileski, M., Brooks, M. S., Topinka, J. B., Hamilton, G., Land, C., Mitchell, T., … McClay, R. (2019). Are Alarming and/or Alerting Devices Effective in Reducing Falls in Long-Term Care (LTC) Facilities?  A Systematic Review. Healthcare. https://doi.org/10.3390/healthcare7010051; New journal, will be added to JCR in June 2020.
  • Mileski, M., Brooks, M. S., Kirsch, A., Lee, F., LeVieux, A., & Ruiz, A. (2019). Positive Physical and Mental Outcomes for Residents in Nursing Facilities Using Music: A Systematic Review. Clinical Interventions in Aging, 14, 301–319. https://doi.org/10.2147/CIA.S189486; JCR IF—2.585, 5 year, 3.195; JCR Rank—Q3, 31/53 Geriatrics & Gerontology; Scopus Cite Score—2.77; Scimago SJR—1.001, H-index—59;
  • Fulton, L. V., & Brooks, M. S. (2018). An Evaluation of Alternatives for Providing Care to Veterans. Healthcare, 6(3). https://doi.org/https://doi.org/10.3390/healthcare6030092 Emerging Sources Citation Index
  • Mileski, M., Topinka, J. B., Brooks, M. S., Lonidier, C., Linker, K., & Vander Veen, K. (2018). Sensory and Memory Stimulation as a Means to Care for Individuals with Dementia in Long-Term Care Facilities: A Literature Review. Clinical Interventions in Aging, 2018: 13, 967–974. https://doi.org/10.2147/CIA.S153113; JCR IF—2.585, 5 year, 3.195; JCR Rank—Q3, 31/53 Geriatrics & Gerontology; Scopus Cite Score—2.77; Scimago SJR—1.001, H-index—59;
  • Mileski, M., Kruse, C. S., Brooks, M. S., Haynes, C., Collingwood, Y., & Rodriguez, R. (2017). Factors Concerning Veterans with Dementia, Their Caregivers, and Coordination of Care: A Systematic Review. Military Medicine, 182(11), e1904–e1911. https://doi.org/10.7205/MILMED-D-16-00396; JCR IF—0.853, 5 year, 1.159; JCR Rank—Q3, 120/160 Medicine, General & Internal; Scopus Cite Score—0.74; Scimago SJR—0.357, H-index—60;

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Recipient: 2nd Place Faculty/Student Research Forum, College of Health Professions - Texas State University. February 1, 2017
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Presidential Distinction Award for Excellence in Service, College of Health Professions - Texas State University. January 1, 2014
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Alphi Chi Favorite Professor, Texas State University Chapter of Alpha Chi Honor Society. January 1, 2013
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Runner-Up Presidential Award for Excellence in Teaching, College of Health Professions - Texas State University. January 1, 2013
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Faculty Excellence Award Outstanding Service at the Associate Professor level, College of Health Professions - Texas State University. January 1, 2012

Selected Grants

  • Brooks, Matthew S. Texas Research Incentive Program (TRIP), $60000. (Funded: October 1, 2019 - Present). Grant.
  • Brooks, Matthew S. Private / Foundation / Corporate, $120000. (Funded: September 1, 2019 - Present). Grant.
  • Brooks, Matthew S. Private / Foundation / Corporate, $120000. (Funded: September 1, 2018 - Present). Grant.
  • Brooks, Matthew S. Texas Research Incentive Program (TRIP), $50000. (Funded: October 1, 2017 - Present). Grant.
  • Brooks, Matthew S. P.M. & J.G. Williamson Fund Grant, $100000. (Funded: September 1, 2017 - Present). Grant.

Selected Service Activities

Member
Graduate College Research Support Fellowship Committee
May 1, 2019-Present
Member
Academic Program Review Work Group
January 1, 2019-Present
Member
Institutional Effectiveness Council
June 1, 2018-Present
Member
Faculty Development Advisory Committee
June 1, 2018-Present
Member
Council of Associate Deans for Academic Assessment
June 1, 2018-Present