Faculty Detail

Mina Attin, PhD, RN

Assistant Professor
Mina Attin

Contact Information

255 Crittenden Blvd. Box SON Rochester, NY 14642
Work: 276-6123


Postdoctoral Fellow, 2007. University of Illinois, Chicago, IL, US

Doctor of Philosophy , 2005. University of California, Los Angeles, CA, US

Master of Science , 1993. University of California , Los Angeles, CA, US

Bachelor of Science , 1988. California State University , Los Angeles, CA, US


Predicting Adverse Events from Cardiac Signals. 2016 - 2017. Goergen Institute for Data Science Collaborative Pilot Award Program in Health Analytics.

An insight into in-hospital cardiac arrest: Patient, nurse and hospital characteristics. 8/2012 - 8/2014. Sharp Grossmont Foundation-Award .

An insight into in-hospital cardiac arrest: Patient, nurse and hospital characteristics. 2009 - 2011. University Grant Program Award .


Attin M, Wang L, Soroushmehr SM, Lin CD, Lemus H, Spadafore M, Najarian K.. (2016). Digitization of Electrocardiogram From Telemetry Prior to In-hospital Cardiac Arrest: A Pilot Study. Biological Research for Nursing, 18 (2), 230-6.

Attin M, Feld G, Wang L, Najarian K, Shandily S, Saboriazad P, Lemus H, Lin C-D. (2015). Electrocardiogram characteristics prior to in-hospital cardiac arrest. Journal of clinical monitoring and computing, 29 (3), 385-392.

Attin M, Xu Y, Lin CD, Lemus H.. (2015). A potential impact of nursing characteristics prior to in-hospital cardiac arrest: a self-reported study. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 24 (23), 3736-8.

Attin M, Winslow K, Smith T. (2014). Animation shows promise in initiating timely cardiopulmonary resuscitation: Results of a pilot study. CIN Computers Informatics Nursing, 32 (4), 166-171.

Attin M & Davidson J. (2011). Using QRS morphology and QTc interval to prevent complications and cardiac arrest. Critical Care Quarterly, 34 (3), 246-253.

Attin M, Clusin WT. (2009). Basic concepts of optical mapping techniques in cardiac electrophysiology. Biological Research in Nursing, 11, 187-194.

Attin M, Ideker RE, Pogwizd SM. (2008). Mechanistic insights into ventricular arrhythmias from mapping studies in humans. Heart Rhythm, 5 (6), S53-S58.

Wu S, Weiss JN, Chou CC, Attin M, Hayashi H, Lin SF. (2005). Dissociation of membrane potential and intracellular calcium during ventricular fibrillation. Journal of Cardiovascular Electrophysiology, 16 (2), 186-192.

Omichi C, Lamp ST, Lin SF, Yang J, Baher A, Zhou S, Attin M, Lee MH, Karagueuzian HS, Kogan B, Qu Z, Garfinkel A, Chen PS, Weiss JN. (2004). Intracellular Ca dynamics in ventricular fibrillation. American Journal of Physiology, 286 (5), H1836-44.

Attin M, Cardin S, See V, Doring L, Dunn D, Ellstrom K, Erickson V, Etchepare M, Gawlinski A, Haley T, Henneman E, Keckeisen M, Malmet M, Olsen L. (2002). An educational project to improve knowledge related to pulse oximetry. American Journal of Critical Care, 11 (6), 529-34.

Attin M. (2001). Electrophysiology Study: A Comprehensive Review. Journal of Critical Care, 10 (4), 260-273.

Koren MJ, Buda C, Henry W, …Attin M,… . (1997). Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation and Paroxysmal Supraventricular Tachycardia With Bidisomide. Circulation, 96 (8), 2625-263.


Promising New Investigator.
University of Rochester, School of Nursing, 2016

National Research Service Award T32 .
National Institute of Health, 2007

Individual Predoctoral Kirschtein - NRSA Fellowship.
National Institute of Health, 2002


Sigma Theta Tau International-Honor Society of Nursing , Member

American Association of Critical Care Nurses , Member

American Heart Association , Member

ENRS: Eastern Nursing Research Society

American Nursing Foundation