Selected Publications

Academic Article

Year Title Altmetric
2018 Cumulative incidence of hypertension by 55 years of age in blacks and whites: The cardia studyJournal of the American Heart Association : Cardiovascular and Cerebrovascular Disease.  7. 2018
2017 Clinic and ambulatory blood pressure in a population-based sample of African Americans: the Jackson Heart StudyJournal of the American Society of Hypertension.  11:204-212.e5. 2017
2017 Sleep, insomnia, and hypertension: current findings and future directionsJournal of the American Society of Hypertension.  11:122-129. 2017
2016 Introduction to the American Heart Association's hypertension strategically focused research networkHypertension.  67:674-680. 2016
2014 Epidemiology of Bedtime, Arising Time, and Time in Bed: Analysis of Age, Gender, and EthnicityBehavioral Sleep Medicine.  12:169-182. 2014
2013 Telehealth cognitive behavior therapy for co-occurring insomnia and depression symptoms in older adultsJournal of Clinical Psychology.  69:1056-1065. 2013
2013 Co-occurring insomnia and obstructive sleep apneaSleep Medicine.  14:824-829. 2013
2012 Cognitive arousal and sleep complaints in chronic painCognitive Therapy and Research.  36:149-155. 2012
2010 Severity of obstructive sleep apnea is related to aldosterone status in subjects with resistant hypertensionJournal of Clinical Sleep Medicine.  6:363-368. 2010
2010 Spironolactone reduces severity of obstructive sleep apnoea in patients with resistant hypertension: A preliminary reportJournal of Human Hypertension.  24:532-537. 2010
2005 Basic principles of polysomnography including electrical conceptsRespiratory Care Clinics of North America.  11:587-595. 2005


Year Title Altmetric
2012 Multiple sleep latency test and maintenance of wakefulness test.  468-473. 2012
2011 Relaxation for Insomnia.  45-54. 2011
2011 Sleep Compression.  55-59. 2011

Education And Training

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Clinical Psychology, University of Alabama 2014
  • Master of Psychology in Clinical Psychology, University of Alabama 2011
  • Bachelor of Science or Mathematics in Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham 2004
  • Full Name

  • S. Thomas