Peer-reviewed Publications

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SIRC Publications List (as of November 2017) 

In Press

Chavez, A., Vega-Lopez, S., Eckart, R., Tarango, T., Ray, F., Shaibi, G. Q.,...Crespo, N. C. (in press). Preliminary performance outcomes among minority parents participating in a fitness and health promotion community-based program: The Athletes for Life program. American College of Sports Medicine.

Gao, X., Sun, F., Marsiglia, F. F., & Dong, X. (in press). Elder mistreatment among older Chinese Americans: The role of family cohesion. International Journal of Aging and Human Development.

Kim, B. J., Lee, Y., Sangalang, C. C., & Harris, L.(in press). The role of employment and perceived economic status on subjective well-being for older Korean Americans. International Journal of Aging and Human Development.

LeCroy, C. W. (in press).  Social skills groups with children in a school setting.  In C. R. Massat, M. S. Kelly, & R. Constable (eds.).  School Social Work: Practice, Policy, and Research (8th ed., 483-500).  Chicago, IL: Lyceum Press.

Lee, J., Lee, R. M., & Tran, A. T. (in press). Theory and measurement of foreigner objectification. Invited chapter in S. J. Schwartz & J. Unger (Eds.), The Oxford Handbook of Acculturation and Health. New York, NY: Oxford University Press.

Marsiglia, F. F., Ayers, S. L., & Kiehne, E. (in press). Reducing inhalant use in Latino adolescents through synchronized parent-adolescent interventions. Journal of Prevention and Intervention in the Community. ‡

Marsiglia, F. F., Ayers, S. L., Robbins, D., Nagoshi, J., L., Baldwin, A., & Castro, F. G. (in press). The initial assessment of a community-based intervention with Mexican-heritage parents in boosting the effects of a substance use prevention intervention with youth. Journal of Community Psychology. ‡

Marsiglia, F. F., Kiehne, E., & Ayers, S. L. (in press). Re-examining the acculturation gap: The relationship between the bi-dimensional parent-adolescent gap and risky behavior among Mexican-heritage adolescents. Journal of Early Adolescence. Doi: 10.1177/0272431616678991 ‡

Maslowsky, J., Jager, J., & Hemken, D. (in press). Interpreting latent variable interactions: Applications and extensions of the latent moderated structural equations method. International Journal of Behavioral Development.

Mendoza, N. S., Harner, V., Haseley, H., & Leedy, G. (in press). Self-perceptions of lesbians and heterosexual women living in rural environments. Journal of Gay and Lesbian Social Services.

Sangalang, C. C., Jager, J., & Harachi, T. W. (in press). Effects of maternal traumatic distress on family functioning and child mental health: An examination of Southeast Asian refugee families in the U.S. Social Science & Medicine.

Sun, A. P., Marsiglia, F. F., & Ching Cheng, Y.   (in press). A very wounded man: Helping Chinese heroin addicts. Journal of Ethnicity and Substance Abuse.

Szkupinski Quiroga, S., Glick, J., & Medina, D. (in press). Finding a way to get by: Latino household economic strategies in a time of economic and political strain. Journal of Latino and Latin American Studies.

Szkupinski Quiroga, S., Sandlin, J., & Wright, R. R. (in press). You are what you eat!?: crafting the (food) consuming subject through cooking shows. In Food Pedagogies. E. Swan and R. Flowers, eds. Suffolk: Ashgate Publishing.

Updegraff, K. A., McHale, S. M., Zeiders, K. H., Umaña-Taylor, A.J., Perez-Brena, N. J., Wheeler, L. A., & Rodríguez, S. A. (in press). Trajectories of Mexican American youth’s gender role attitudes from adolescence to young adulthood. Journal of Youth and Adolescence.

Vargas, P. A., Robles-Sotelo, E., Harris, J., & Radford, P. (in press). IT based asthma screening in low health literacy populations. Journal of Asthma.

Walker J. R., Ainsworth B., Johnson-Agbakwu, C., & Keller, C. (in press). Correlates of physical activity and diet in refugee women: A review article. Journal of Immigrant and Refugee Studies.

Walker, J. R., Nizigiyimana, J., Banke-Thomas, O., Niragira, E., Nijimbere, Y., & Johnson-Agbakwu, C. (in press). Burundian female survivors of war (SOW): Views of health before, during and post conflict. Research in the Sociology of Health Care. Great Britain: Emerald Press.

Wallace, D., Papachristos, A., Meares, T., & Fagan, F. (in press). Evaluating Chicago’s gun project: recidivism rates of gun crime offenders. Justice Quarterly. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1080/07418825.2015.1081262

Published Articles and Book Chapters


Ayers, S. L., Kulis, S. S., & Tsethlikai, M. (2017). Assessing parenting and family functioning measures for urban American Indians. Journal of Community Psychology, 45(2), 230-249. doi: 10.1002/jcop.21844

Baldwin-White, A., Kiehne, E., Umaña-Taylor, A. & Marsiglia, F. F. (2017). In pursuit of belonging: Acculturation, perceived discrimination, and ethnic racial identity among Latino youth. Social Work Research, 41(1), 43-52 doi: 10.1093/swr/svw029 ‡

Hoffman, S., Marsiglia, F. F., Nevarez, L., & Porta, M. (2017). Health literacy among youth in Guatemala City. Social Work in Public Health, 32(1), 30-37. doi: 10.1080/19371918.2016.1188741 

Kulis, S. S., Ayers, S. L., & Harthun, M. L. (2017). Substance use prevention for urban American Indian youth:  An efficacy trial of the culturally adapted Living in 2 Worlds program. Journal of Primary Prevention, 38(1), 137-158. doi:10.1007/s10935-016-0461-4 ‡

Marsiglia, F. F., Dustman, P. A., Harthun, M. L., Ritland, C. C., & Umaña-Taylor, A. (2017). Community-based effectiveness trials as a means to disseminate evidence-based and culturally responsive behavioral health interventions. Health & Social Work, 42, 108-116. ‡

Marsiglia, F. F. & Kiehne, E. (2017).  Social work with groups and substance use prevention: Rich history and untapped potential. In Garvin, C. D., Gutiérrez, L. M., & Galinsky, M. J. (eds.) Handbook of social work with groups, Second Edition (pp. 186-198). New York: NYGuilford Press.

Martinez, M. J., Marsiglia, F. F., Ayers, S. L., Nuño-Gutierrez, B. L. (2017). Mexican adolescents’ intentions to use drugs: Gender differences in the protective effects of religiosity In Merrick, J. (ed.). Public Health Yearbook 2016 (pp. 251-264). New York, NY: Nova Science Publishers, Inc.

Soltero, E. G., Konopken, Y. P., Olson, M. L., Keller, C. S., Castro, F. G., Williams, A. N., Patrick, D. L., Ayers, S. L., Hu, H. H., Sandoval, M., Pimentek, J., Knowler, W. C., Frick, K. D., & Shaibi, G. Q. (2017). Preventing diabetes in obese Latino youth with prediabetes: a study protocol for a randomized controlled trial. BMC Public Health, 17(1), 261. DOI 10.1186/s12889-017-4174-2

Williams, A. N., Konopken, Y. P., Keller, C. S., Castro, F. G., Arcoleo, K., Barraza, E., Patrick, D. L., Olson, M. L., & Shaibi, G. Q. (2017). Culturally-grounded diabetes prevention program for obese Latino youth: Rationale, design, and methods. Contemporary Clinical Trial, 54, 68-76. ‡ 

Williams, L. R., Ayón, C., Marsiglia, F. F., Kiehne, E., & Ayers, S. L. (2017). Acculturation profiles and associations with parenting among immigrant Latinos. Hispanic Journal of Behavioral Science, 39, 452 - 469. doi: 10.1177/0739986317725509‡


Ayón, C., Baldwin, A., Umaña-Taylor, A. J., Marsiglia, F. F., & Harthun, M. L. (2016). Agarra el momento/ seize the moment: Developing communication activities for a drug prevention intervention with and for Latino families in the US Southwest. Qualitative Social Work, 15(2), 281-299. ‡ Read online PMCID: PMC4764090

Benitez, T., Dodgson, J., Coe, K., & Keller, C. (2016). Utility of acculturation in physical activity research in Latina adults: An integrative review of literature. Health Education & Behavior, 23(3), 256-70. doi: 10.1177/1090198115601042

Buman, M. P., Epstein, D. R., Gutierrez, M., Herb, C., Hollingshead, K., Huberty, J. L., Hekler, E. B., Vega-López, S., Ohri-Vachaspati, P., Hekler, A. C., & Baldwin, C. M. (2016). BeWell24: Development and process evaluation of a smartphone “app” to improve sleep, sedentary, and active behaviors in US veterans with increased metabolic risk.  Translational Behavioral Medicine: Practice, Policy and Research, 6(3), 4358-48. doi: 10.1007/s13142-015-0359-3

Chan, S-M, Melnyk, B.M., & Chen, A. C. C. (2016). Psychometric study of the healthy lifestyles beliefs and perceived difficulty scales among Taiwanese adolescents. Journal of Pediatric Nursing. Oct 17. pii: S0882-5963(16)30315-3. [Epub ahead of print] doi: 10.1016/j.pedn.2016.10.003.

Chen, A. C. C., Neilands, T., Chan, S. M. & Lightfoot, M. (2016). Contextual influences on Taiwanese adolescents’ sexual attitudes and behavioral intent. Nursing and Health Sciences, 18, 355–361. 

Dillon, F. R., Odera, L., Fons-Scheyd, A., Sheu, H., Ebersole, R. C., & Spanierman, L. B. (2016). A dyadic study of multicultural counseling competence. Journal of Counseling Psychology, 63(1), 57-66. doi: 10.1037/cou0000118

Gurrola, M., Ayón, C., & Moya Salas, L. (2016). Mexican adolescents’ education and hopes in an anti-immigrant environment: The perspectives of first and second generation youth and parents. Journal of Family Issues, 37(4), 494-519. doi: 10.1177/0192513X13510298

Hager, M., & Hedberg, E. C. (2016). Institutional trust, sector confidence, and charitable giving.  Journal of Nonprofit & Public Sector Marketing, 28(2), 164-184. doi: 10.1080/10495142.2015.1011508

Hanish, L. D., Andrews, N. C. Z., Kornienko, O., Santos, C. E., Rodkin, P. C., & Granger, K. L. (2016). Being in the know: Early adolescents’ knowledge of who bullies whom. The Journal of Early Adolescence, 36(5), 646-678. doi: 10.1177/0272431615577203

Hoffman, S., & Marsiglia, F. F. (2016).  The impact of a substance use prevention program on the health literacy of youth in Guatemala City.  International Journal of Social Science Research, 4, 1-7.

Huang, C., Yabiku, S. T., Ayers, S. L., & Kronenfeld, J. J. (2016). The obesity pay gap: gender, body size, and wage inequalities – a longitudinal study of Chinese adults, 1991-2011. Journal of Population Research, 33, 221-242. doi: 10.1007/s12546-016-9170-3 ‡

Jiang, G., Sun, F. & Marsiglia, F. F. (2016). Rural-urban disparities in adolescent risky behaviors: A family social capital perspective. Journal of Community Psychology, 44,1027-1039. ‡

Johnson-Agbakwu, C. E., Flynn, P. M., Asiedu, G. B., Hedberg, E., & Radecki Breitkopf, C. (2016). Adaptation of an acculturation scale for African refugee women. Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health, 18(1), 252-62. doi: 10.1007/s10903-014-9998-6‡  Read online PMCID:PMC4183716

Joseph, R. P., Ainsworth, B. E., Keller, C., & Dodgson, J. E. (2016). Barriers to physical activity among African American women: An integrative review of the literature. Women and Health, 55(6), 679-99. doi: 10.1080/03630242.2015.1039184 Read online PMCID: PMC4516615

Kulis, S. S., Ayers, S. L., Harthun, M. L., & Jager, J. (2016). Parenting in 2 Worlds: Effects of a culturally adapted intervention for urban American Indians on parenting skills and family functioning. Prevention Science, 17(6), 721-731. doi: 10.1007/s11121-016-0657-0 Read online PMCID: PMC4939122

Kulis, S. S., Booth, J. M., & Becerra, D. (2016). Drug resistance strategies of early adolescents in Mexico: Gender differences in the influence of drug offers and relationship to the offeror. Substance Use and Misuse, 51(3), 370-382. doi: 10.3109/10826084.2015.1110171 ‡ Read online PMCID: PMC4856063

Kulis, S. S., Jager, J., Ayers, S. L., Lateef, H. & Kiehne, E. (2016). Substance use profiles of urban American Indian adolescents: A latent class analysis. Substance Use and Misuse, 51(9), 1159-1173. doi: 10.3109/10826084.2016.1160125 ‡ Read online PMCID: PMC27191732

Kulis, S., Robbins, D. E., Baker, T. M., Denetsosie, S., & Deschine, N. A. (2016). A latent class analysis of urban American Indian youth identities. Cultural Diversity and Ethnic Minority Psychology, 22(2), 215-228. doi: 10.1037/cdp0000024 ‡  Read online PMCID: PMC4615273  

Kulis, S. S., & Tsethlikai, M. (2016). Urban American Indian youth spirituality and religion: A latent class analysis. Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion, 55(4), 677-697. doi: 10.1111/jssr.12298 ‡

Li, W.W., Wu, Y., & Chen, A. C. C. (2016). A systematic review of recruitment for older Chinese immigrants in clinical trials. Asian/Pacific Island Nursing Journal, 1(2), 35-45.

Lopez, V., Dustman, P., & Williams, T. (2016). Drug-involved Mexican-origin girls’ HIV prevention needs: A pilot study. Women & Health, 56(3), 326-344. doi: 10.1080/03630242.2015.1088117

Marsiglia, F.F., Ayers, S., Baldwin, A. & Booth, J. (2016). Changing Latino adolescents’ substance use norms and behaviors:  The long term effects of synchronized youth and parent prevention interventions. Prevention Science, 17, 1-12. doi: 10.1007/s11121-015-0574-7 ‡ Read online PMCID: PMC4690799

Martinez, M. J., Kawam, E., Marsiglia, F. F., Wright-Salas, C., Ayers, S. L., Porta, M. (2016). School connectedness and substance use in Guatemalan youth: Does gender matter? Advances in Social Sciences Research Journal, 3, 185-198. doi:10.14738/assrj.34.1923

Mendoza, N. S., Resko, S., Wohlert, B., & Baldwin, A. (2016). “We have to help each other heal”: The path to recovery and becoming a professional peer support. Journal of Human Behavior in the Social Environment, 26(2), 137-148.

Okamoto, S. K., Kulis, S., Helm, S., Lauricella, M., & Valdez, J. K. (2016). An evaluation of the Ho‘ouna Pono curriculum: A pilot study of culturally grounded substance abuse prevention for rural Native Hawaiian youth. Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved, 27(2), 815-833. doi: 10.1353/hpu.2016.0061  ‡

Sangalang, C. C., Tran, A.G.T.T., Ayers, S. L., & Marsiglia, F. F. (2016). Bullying among urban Mexican- heritage adolescents: Exploring risk for substance use by status as a bully, victim, and bully-victim. Children and Youth Services Review, 61, 216-221.

Santos, C. E., &Collins, M. A. (2016). Ethnic identity, school connectedness and achievement in standardized tests among Mexican-origin youth. Cultural Diversity & Ethnic Minority Psychology, 22(3), 447-52. doi: 10.1037/cdp0000065

Shin, C. N., Fine, J., & Chen, A. C. C. (2016). Nurse educators’ perspectives on cultural competence in clinical teaching. Nursing Education Perspectives, 37(4), 224-226.

Sun, A. P., Chen, Y. C., & Marsiglia, F. F. (2016). Trauma and Chinese heroin users. Journal of Ethnicity in Substance Use, 15(2), 144-59. doi: 10.1080/15332640.2015.1011732.

Tran, A. G., Miyake, E. R., Martinez-Morales, V., & Csizmadia, A. (2016). “What are you?” Multiracial individuals’ responses to racial identification inquiries. Cultural Diversity and Ethnic Minority Psychology, 22(1), 26-37. doi: 10.1037/cdp0000031

Tran, A. T., & Sangalang, C. C. (2016). Personal discrimination and satisfaction with life: Exploring perceived functional effects of Asian American race/ethnicity as a moderator. Cultural Diversity and Ethnic Minority Psychology, 22(1), 83-92. doi: 10.1037/cdp0000052

Williams, L. R., Ayers, S. L., Baldwin, A., & Marsiglia, F. F. (2016). Delaying youth substance-use initiation: A cluster randomized controlled trial of complementary youth and parenting interventions. Journal of the Society for Social Work and Research, 7(1), 177-200.

Yoo, H. C., Jackson, K. F., Guevarra, R., Jr., Miller, M. J., & Harrington, B. (2016). Construction and initial validation of the multiracial experiences measure (MEM). Journal of Counseling Psychology, 63(2), 198-209. Read online PMCID: PMC4777648 doi: 10.1037/cou0000117


Arcoleo, K., Zayas, L.  E., Hawthorne, A., & Begay, R. (2015). Illness representation and cultural practices play a role in patient-centered care in childhood asthma: Experiences of Mexican mothers. Journal of Asthma, 52(7), 699-706. doi: 10.3109/02770903.2014.1001905 NIHMS: NIH769027 Read online: PMC4818096

Ayón, C., Williams, L. R., Marsiglia, F. F., Ayers, S. L., & Kiehne, E. (2015). A latent profile analysis of Latino parenting: The infusion of cultural values on family conflict. Families in Society, 96(3), 203-210. doi: 10.1606/1044-3894.2015.96.25 ‡ Read online PMCID: PMC4782981

Balls-Berry, J., Watson, C., Kadimpati, S., Crockett, A., Mohamed, E. A., Brown, I., Soto, M. V., Sanford, B., Halyard, M., Khubchandani, J., Dacy, L., & Davis, O. I.(2015). Black men’s perceptions and knowledge of diabetes: A church-affiliated barbershop focus group study. The Journal of Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities, 2(4), 465-472. doi: 10.1007/s40615-015-0094-y. 2015, Read online PMCID: PMC4651172

Becerra, D., Androff, D., Messing, J. T., Castillo, J., & Cimino, A. (2015). Linguistic acculturation and perceptions of quality, access, and discrimination in health care among Latinos in the U.S. Social Work in Health Care, 54(2), 134-157.  doi: 10.1080/00981389.2014.982267

Benitez, T. J., Cherrington, A., Joseph, R. P., Keller, C., Marcus, B., Meneses, K.,...Pekmezi, D. (2015). Using web-based technology to promote physical activity in Latinas: Results of the Muevete Alabama pilot study. Computers, Informatics and Nursing, 33(7), 315-324. doi: 10.1097/CIN.0000000000000162

Brittian, A. S., Kim, S. Y., Armenta, B. E., Lee, R. M., Umaña-Taylor, A. J., Schwartz, S. J., Villalta, I. K., Zamboanga, B. L., Weisskirch, R. S., Juang, L. P., Castillo, L. G., & Hudson, M. L. (2015). Do dimensions of ethnic identity mediate the association between perceived ethnic group discrimination and depressive symptoms? Cultural Diversity and Ethnic Minority Psychology, 21(1), 41-53. doi: 10.1037/a0037531

Bruening., M., Shaibi, G. Q., Williams, A., Konopken, Y., & Skelton, K., (2015). Food insecurity and quality of life among obese Latino adolescents. Experimental Biology, 29(1), 585.22.

Burnette, D. & Sun, F. (2015) Global aging in the twenty-first century: Prospects, challenges and directions for action. In B. Berkman & S D’Ambruoso (Eds.) Handbook of Social Work in Health & Aging (pp. 575-583). New York, NY: Oxford University Press.

Chamberlain, A. W., & Wallace, D. (2015). Mass reentry, neighborhood context and recidivism: examining how the distribution of parolees within and across neighborhoods impacts recidivism. Justice Quarterly, 33(5), 912-941. doi: 10.1080/07418825.2015.1012095

Chan, S. M., Lin, P. F., Chen, C. C., & Chen, C. Y. (2015). An integrative review of effect of the cognitive-behavioral therapy and behavioral therapy in overweight adolescents. Journal of Nursing and Healthcare Research, 11(4), 317−329. doi:10.6225/JNHR.11.4.317

Chao, R. C.-L., Wei, M., Spanierman, L. B., Longo, J., & Northart, D. (2015). White racial identity attitudes and White empathy: The moderation effect of openness to diversity. The Counseling Psychologist, 43(1), 94-120.

Chen, A. C. C. & Amresh, A. (2015). Developing a bilingual, computer-tailored, HPV vaccination promotion intervention for Latino parents. ACM Digital Health 2015 Proceedings. doi:

Cimino, A., Mendoza, N. S., Thieleman, K., Shively, R., & Kunz, K. (2015). Women re-entering the community: Understanding addiction and trauma-related characteristics of recidivism. Journal of Human Behavior in the Social Environment, 25(5), 468-476.

Conrow, L., Aldstadt, J., & Mendoza, N. S. (2015). A Spatio-temporal analysis of on-premises alcohol outlets and violent crime events in Buffalo, NY. Journal of Applied Geography, 58, 198-205.

Davis, O. I., & Baca, T. (2015). The journey: Living cancer out loud—Narrative intervention and CBPR in breast cancer health literacy. The Hawaii Journal of Medicine and Public Health, 74(7) Suppl1, 21. PMCID: PMC4498535

Decker, S., Spohn, C., Ortiz, N., & Hedberg, E. C. (2015). Criminal stigma, race, and ethnicity: the consequences of imprisonment for employment. Journal of Criminal Justice, 43, 108-121, doi: 10.1016/j.jcrimjus.2015.02.002.

Derlan, C., Umaña-Taylor, A. J., Toomey, R., Updegraff, K. A., & Jahromi, L. (2015). Person-environment fit: Everyday conflict and co-parenting conflict in Mexican-origin teen mother families. Cultural Diversity and Ethnic Minority Psychology, 21(1), 136-145. doi: 10.1037/a0037069

Douglass, S., & Umaña-Taylor, A. J. (2015). A brief form of the ethnic identity scale: Development and empirical validation. Identity: An International Journal of Theory and Research, 15(1), 48-65. doi: 10.1080/15283488.2014.989442

Flores, Y. N., Shaibi, G.Q., Morales, L. S., Salmerón, J., Skalicky, A. M., Edwards, T.C.,…Patrick D. L. (2015). Perceived health status and cardiometabolic risk among a sample of youth in Mexico. Qual Life Res, 24(8), 1887-1897.

Fox, A. M., Choate, D. E., Katz, C. M., & Hedberg, E. C. (2015). Evaluation of the Phoenix TRUCE project: A replication of Chicago ceasefire. Justice Quarterly, 32, 85-115. doi: 10.1080/07418825.2014.902092.

García‐Pérez, H. & Merino, M. (2015). La toma del Papanicolaou en población indígena migrante en el noroeste de México: El caso del programa “Dile a una amiga.” Letter to the editor. Salud Pública de México, 57(1), 1‐2.

Glick, J. E. & Yabiku, S. T. (2015). A moving paradox: A binational view of obesity and residential mobility. Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health, 17(2), 489-497.

González-García, Z. M., Kullo, I. J., Coletta, D. K., Mandarino, L. J., & Shaibi, G. Q. (2015). Osteocalcin and type 2 diabetes risk in Latinos: A life course approach. American Journal of Human Biology, 27(6), 859-861.

Guo, M., Li, S. J., Liu, J. Y., & Sun F. (2015). Family relations, social connections, and mental health among Latino and Asian older adults. Research on Aging, 37(2), 123-147. doi: 10.1177/0164027514523298

Hedberg, E. C., & Ayers, S. L. (2015). The power of a paired t-test with a covariate. Social Science Research, 50, 277-291. doi: 10.1016/j.ssresearch.2014.12.004  Read online PMCID:PMC4297322

Hickman, C., Jacobson, D., & Melnyk, B. M. (2015). Randomized controlled trial of the effects of a cognitive behavioral skills building intervention in adolescents with chronic daily headaches: A pilot. Journal of Pediatric Health Care, 29(1), 5-16. doi: 10.1016/j.pedhc.2014.05.001

Hoffman, S., Marsiglia, F. F., & Ayers, S. L. (2015). Religiosity and migration aspirations among Mexican youth. Journal of International Migration and Integration, 16(1), 173-186. doi: 10.1007/s12134-014-0342-8  ‡ Read online PMCID: PMC4315225

Hoffman, S., Marsiglia, F. F., Lambert, M. C., & Porta, M. (2015). A psychometric assessment of the Newest Vital Sign among youth in Guatemala City. Journal of Child and Adolescent Behaviour, (3)190, 2.

Joseph, R. P., Adams, M. A., Keller, C., & Ainsworth, B. E. (2015). Print versus a culturally-relevant Facebook and text message delivered intervention to promote physical activity in African American women: A randomized pilot trial. BMC Women’s Health15(30). doi: 10.1186/s12905-015-0186-1.

Joseph, R. P., Ainsworth, B. E., Keller, C., & Dodgson, J. E. (2015). Barriers to physical activity among African American women: An integrative review of the literature. Women & Health55(6), 679-699. doi: 10.1080/03630242.2015.1039184.

Joseph, R. P., Keller, C., Adams, M. A., & Ainsworth, B. E. (2015). Validity of two brief physical activity questionnaires with accelerometers among African American women. Primary Health Care Research & Development, 17(3), 265-276. doi: 10.1017/S1463423615000392

Keller, C., Coe, K., & Shaibi, G. (2015). Using Rituals for Intervention Refinement. Health, Culture and Society, 8(2), 37.

Kelly, S., Oswalt, K., Melnyk, B. M., & Jacobson, D. (2015). Comparison of intervention fidelity between COPE TEEN and an attention control program in a randomized controlled trial. Health Education Research, 30(2), 233-247. DOI: 10.1093/her/cyu065.

Kiehne, E. & Mendoza, N. S. (2015). Migrant and seasonal farmworker food insecurity: Prevalence, impact, risk factors, and coping strategies. Social Work in Public Health, 30(5), 397-409

Kim, J. Y., Campbell, L. E., Shaibi, G. Q., & Colletta, D. K. (2015). Gene expression profiling and association of circulating lactoferrin level with obesity-related phenotypes in Latino youth. Pediatric Obesity, 10(5), 338-344. doi: 10.1111/ijpo.269

Kim, J. Y., Goran, M. I., Toledo-Coral, C. M, Weigensberg, M. J., & Shaibi, G. Q. (2015).  Comparing glycemic indicators of prediabetes: A prospective study of obese Latino youth. Pediatric diabetes, 16(8), 640-643. doi: 10.1111/pedi.12225

Kim, B., Spohn, C., & Hedberg, E. C. (2015). Federal sentencing as a collaborative process: judges, prosecutors and disparity in sentencing. Criminology, 53(4), 597-623. doi: 10.1111/1745-9125.12090

Kleiman, S., Spanierman, L. B., & Smith, N. G. (2015). Translating oppression: Understanding how sexual minority status is associated with White men’s racial attitudes. Psychology of Men & Masculinity, 16(4), 404-415. doi: 10.1037/a0038797

Kornienko, O., Santos, C. E., & Updegraff, K. (2015). Friendship networks and ethnic-racial identity development: Contributions of social network analysis. In C. E. Santos & A. J. Umaña-Taylor (Eds.), Studying ethnic identity: Methodological and conceptual approaches across disciplines (pp. 177-202). Washington, D.C.: American Psychological Association.

Kronenfeld, J. J., & Kronenfeld, M. R. (2015). Health care reform in America. 2nd Edition. Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-Clio.

Kronenfeld, J. J. (2015). Education, social factors and health beliefs and health care
services. Research in the Sociology of Health Care. Great Britain: Emerald Press.

Kulis, S., Ayers, S. L., & Baker, T. M. (2015). Parenting in 2 Worlds: Pilot results from a culturally adapted parenting program for urban American Indians. The Journal of Primary Prevention, 36(1), 65-70. doi: 10.1007/s10935-014-0376-x PMCID:PMC4289082

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Marsiglia, F. F., Kulis, S., Booth, J. M., Nuño-Gutierrez, B. L., & Robbins, D. E. (2015). Long-term effects of the keepin’ it REAL model program in Mexico: Substance use trajectories of Guadalajara middle school students. The Journal of Primary Prevention, 36(2), 93-104. doi: 10.1007/s10935-014-0380-1 ‡ Read online PMCID: PMC4503325

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Martinez, M. J., Marsiglia, F. F., Ayers, S. L., & Nuño-Gutiérrez, B. L. (2015).  Substance use, religion and Mexican adolescent intentions to use drugs. In Friedman, B. & Merrick, J. (Eds.). Public health, social work and health inequalities (pp. 131-146). New York: Nova Publishers.

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Melnyk, B. M., Jacobson, D., Kelly, S., Belyea, M., Shaibi, G., Small, L.,O’Haver, J. A., & Marsiglia, F. (2015). Twelve-month effects of the COPE healthy lifestyles TEEN program on overweight and depressive symptoms in high school adolescents. Journal of School Health, 85, 861-870. doi: 10.1111/josh.12342

Mendoza, N. S., Perry, M. J., Derrick, J. L., Nochajski, T. H., & Farrell, M. G. (2015). Comparing the effect of two types of social support on changes in problematic alcohol use among offenders beginning drug court. Journal of Social Work Practice in the Addictions, 15, 200-214.

Nieri, T. A., Apkarian, J., Kulis, S., & Marsiglia, F. F. (2015). Effects of a youth substance use prevention program on stealing, fighting, and weapon use. The Journal of Primary Prevention, 36(1), 41-49. doi: 10.1007/s10935-014-0373-0  Read online PMCID:PMC4289019

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Tran, A. T. (2015). In these spaces: Perceived neighborhood quality as a protective factor against discrimination for Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual (LGB) adults.  Psychology of Sexual Orientation and Gender Diversity, 2(3), 345-352.

Tsethlikai, M. (2015). The cultural patterning of cognitive development: Invited commentary on Allen and Lalonde. Human Development, 58(2), 97-102.  doi: 10.1159/000381652

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Wallace D., & Schalliol, D. (2015). Testing the temporal nature of social disorder through abandoned buildings and interstitial spaces. Social Science Research, 54, 177-94. doi: 10.1016/j.ssresearch.2015.06.013

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DeMenna, J., Puppala, S., Chittoor, G., Schneider, J., Kim, J. Y., Shaibi, G. Q., Mandarino, L. J., Duggirala, R., Coletta, D. K. (2014). Association of common genetic variants with diabetes and metabolic syndrome related traits in the Arizona insulin resistance registry: A focus on Mexican American families in the Southwest. Hum Hered, 78(1):47-58. doi: 10.1159/000363411

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Hawkins S. A., Crespo N. C., & Rosseullo A. (2014). Associations of acculturation on peak bone mass and correlates of bone health in Latino women. Sports Sciences for Health, 10(2):127-133. doi: 10.1007/s11332-014-0183-z

Hodge, D. R., Sun, F. & Wolosin, R. J. (2014). Hospitalized Asian patients and their spiritual needs: Developing a model of spiritual care. Journal of Aging and Health, 26(3), 380-400. doi: 10.1177/0898264313516995

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Hoffman, S., & Marsiglia, F. F. (2014). The impact of religiosity on suicidal ideation among youth in central Mexico. Journal of Religion and Health, 53, 255-266. doi: 10.1007/s10943-012-9654-1 ‡ Read online PMCID:PMC4149292

 Jackson, C. L., Ciciollaa, L., Crnic, K. A., Luecken, L. J., Gonzales, N. A., & Coonrod, D. V. (2014).  Intimate partner violence before and during pregnancy: Related demographic and psychosocial factors and postpartum depressive symptoms among Mexican American women. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 30(4), 659-679. doi: 10.1177/0886260514535262

Jahromi, L., Guimond, A. B., Umaña-Taylor, A. J., Updegraff, K. A., & Toomey, R. B. (2014). Family context, Mexican-origin adolescent mothers’ parenting knowledge, and children’s developmental outcomes. Child Development, 85, 593-609. doi: 10.1111/cdev.12160

Johnson-Agbakwu, C. E., Allen, J., Nizigiyimana, J. F., Ramirez, G., & Hollifield, M. (2014). Mental health screening among newly arrived refugees seeking routine obstetric and gynecologic care. Psychological Services, 11(4), 470-476. ‡ Read online PMCID: PMC4228798

Johnson-Agbakwu, C. E., Helm, T., Killawi, A., & Padela, A. I. (2014). Perceptions of obstetrical interventions and female genital cutting: Insights of men in a Somali refugee community. Ethnicity & Health, 19(4), 440-457. doi: 10.1080/13557858.2013.828829 Read abstract PMID: PM23961882

Joseph, R. P., Ainsworth, B. E., Vega-López, S., & Keller, C. S. (2014). Use of the Stanford brief activity survey for physical activity assessment in postpartum Latinas: A validation study of a linguistically translated Spanish version. Hispanic Health Care International, 12(3), 146-154. doi:

Keller, C., Coe, K., & Moore. (2014). Addressing the demand for cultural relevance in intervention design. Health Promotion and Practice, 15(5), 654-663. doi: 10.1177/1524839914526204.

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Keller, C., Vega-López, S., Ainsworth, B., Nagle-Williams, A., Records, K., Permana, P., & Coonrod, D. V.  (2014). Social marketing: Approach to cultural and contextual relevance in a community-based physical activity intervention.  Health Promotion International, 29(1), 130-140.  doi: 10.1093/heapro/das053 Read online PMCID: PMC3923501

Kim, N. N., Clayton, A. H., Johnson-Agbakwu, C. E., Porst, H., & Krychman, M. L. (2014). Survey of literature – Clinical research – Female. Editorial. Journal of Sexual Medicine, 11, 8-14. doi: 10.1111/jsm.12423

Kornienko, O., & Santos, C. E. (2014). The effects of friendship network popularity on depressive symptoms during early adolescence: Moderation by fear of negative evaluation and gender. Journal of Youth and Adolescence, 43, 541-553. doi: 10.1007/s10964-013-9979-4

Larkey, L. K., Vega-López, S., Keller, C., McClain, D., Ainsworth, B. E., Ohri-Vachaspati, P., Smith, L., & Jeong. M. (2014). A biobehavioral model for exploring weight loss associated with meditative movement practice among breast cancer survivors. Health Psychology Open, 1(1), 2055102914565495. doi:10.1177/2055102914565495

Marsiglia, F. F., Booth, J. M., Ayers, S. L., Nuño-Gutierrez, B. L., Kulis, S., & Hoffman, S. (2014). Short-term effects on substance use of the keepin' it REAL pilot prevention program: Linguistically adapted for youth in Jalisco, Mexico. Prevention Science, 15(5), 694-704. doi: 10.1007/s11121-013-0421-7 ‡   PMCID: PMC3864112

Marsiglia, F. F., Gallagher, J., Secakuku-Baker, D. & Booth, J. M. (2014). Community engagement and HIV prevention with American Indian/Alaskan Native communities: Working with the whole person. In Rhodes, S. D. (ed.). Innovations in HIV prevention research and practice through community engagement (pp. 105-134). New York: Springer. doi: 10.1007/978-1-4939-0900-1_6

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Marsiglia, F. F., Nagoshi, J. L., Parsai, M. , Booth, J. M., & Castro, F .G. (2014). The parent-child acculturation gap, parental monitoring, and substance use in Mexican heritage adolescents in Mexican neighborhoods of the Southwest US. Journal of Community Psychology, 42(5), 530-543. doi: 10.1002/cop21635 ‡  Read online PMCID: PMC4235226

Marsiglia, F. F., Nagoshi, J. L., Parsai, M., & Castro, F. G. (2014). The effects of parental acculturation and parenting practices on the substance use of Mexican heritage adolescents from southwestern Mexican neighborhoods. Journal of Ethnicity in Substance Abuse, 13, 288-311. doi: 10.1080/15332640.2014.905215 ‡ Read online PMCID: PMC4206522

Marsiglia, F. F., Williams, L., Ayers, S. L., & Booth, J. M. (2014). Familias: Preparando la Nueva Generación: A randomized control trial testing the effects on positive parenting practices. Research on Social Work Practice, 24(3), 310-320. doi: 10.1177/1049731513498828 ‡ Read online PMCID:PMC4262836

Martínez, A. D., Juon, H., Lyford-Pike, V., Levine, D., & Peters, S. (2014). The association between nutrition transition score and measures of obesity: Results from a cross-sectional cardiovascular risk assessment among Latino immigrants in Baltimore. Globalization and Health, doi: 10.1186/1744-8603-10-57.

Melnyk, B. M., Kelly, S., Jacobson, D., Arcoleo, K., & Shaibi, G. Q. (2014). Improving physical activity, mental health outcomes and academic retention of college students with freshman 5 to thrive: COPE/Healthy Lifestyles. Journal of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, 26(6), 314-322. doi: 10.1002/2327-6924.12037

Mendoza, N. S. (2014). Social services and child well-being among CPS-involved families. Journal of Social Service Research, 40(3), 274-283. doi: 10.1080/01488376.2014.893949

Miranda, D. N., Coletta, D. K., Mandarino, L. J., & Shaibi, G. Q. (2014). Increases in insulin sensitivity among obese youth are associated with gene expression changes in whole blood. Obesity, 22(5):1337-44. doi: 10.1002/oby.20711 ‡ Read online PMCID: PMC4008712

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Okamoto, S. K., Kulis, S., Marsiglia, F. F., Holleran Steiker, L. K., & Dustman, P. (2014). A continuum of approaches toward developing culturally focused prevention interventions: From adaptation to grounding. The Journal of Primary Prevention, 35(2), 103-112. doi: 10.1007/s10935-10013-10334-z. Read online PMCID: PMC3943988

Padela, A. I., Peek, M., Johnson-Agbakwu, C. E., Hosseinian, M. A., & Curlin, F. (2014). Associations between religion-related factors and cervical cancer screening among Muslims in greater Chicago. Journal of Lower Genital Tract Disease, 18(4): 326-332.

Reeves, L. R., Dustman, P. A., Harthun, M. L., Kulis, S., & Brown, E. F. (2014). American Indians’ cultures: How CBPR illuminated inter-tribal cultural elements fundamental to an adaptation effort. Prevention Science, 15(4), 547-556. doi: 10.1007/s11121-012-0361-7 ‡ Read online PMCID: PMC3726553

Rivas-Drake, D., Seaton, E. K., Markstrom, C., Quintana, S., Syed, M., Lee, R., Schwartz, S. J., Umaña-Taylor, A. J., French, S., Yip, T., & Study Group on Ethnic and Racial Identity in the 21st Century (2014). Ethnic and racial identity in adolescence: Implications for psychosocial, academic, and health outcomes. Child Development, 85, 40-57. doi: 10.1111/cdev.12200

Rodriguez, C. J., Allison, M., Daviglus, M. L., Isasi, C. R., Keller, C., Leira, E. C., Palaniappan, L., Piña, I.L., Ramirez, S.M., Rodriguez, B., & Sims, M. (2014). Status of cardiovascular disease and stroke in Hispanics/Latinos in the United States: A science advisory from the American Heart Association. Circulation, 130(7), 593-625. doi:10.1161/CIR.0000000000000071

Ryder, J. R., Vega-López, S., Gaesser, G. A., Buman, M. P., & Shaibi G. Q. (2014).  Heterogeneous vascular responses to lifestyle intervention in obese Latino adolescents. Metabolic Syndrome and Related Disorders, 12(10), 509-15. doi: 10.1089/met.2014.0060 ‡  PMCID: 25162989.

Schwartz, S. J., Syed, M., Yip, T., Knight, G. P., Umaña-Taylor, A. J., Rivas Drake, D., Lee, R., & Study Group on Ethnic and Racial Identity in the 21st Century (2014). Methodological issues in ethnic and racial identity research: Theoretical precision, measurement issues, and research designs. Child Development, 85, 58-76. doi: 10.1111/cdev.12201

Stein, K., Keller, C., & Corte, C. (2014). Creando posibilidades: A cognitive model of risk behaviors in Mexican American women. Journal of Food & Nutritional Disorders, 3(3). doi: 10.4172/2324-9323.1000144

Sun, F. (2014). Caregiving stress and coping: A thematic analysis of Chinese family caregivers of persons with dementia. Dementia, 13(6), 803-818. doi: 10.1177/1471301213485593

Sun, F., Mutlu, A., & Coon, D. (2014). Service barriers faced by Chinese American families with a dementia relative: Perspectives from family caregivers and service professionals. Clinical Gerontologist, 37(2), 120-138. doi: 10.1080/07317115.2013.868848

Sun, F., Gao, X., Shen, H., & Burnette, D. (2014). Levels and correlates of knowledge about Alzheimer’s disease among older Chinese Americans. Journal of Cross-Cultural Gerontology, 29, 173-183. doi: 10.1007/s10823-014-9229-6

Sun, F., & Hodge, D. R. (2014). Latino Alzheimer’s disease caregivers and depression: Using the stress coping model to examine the effects of spirituality and religion. Journal of Applied Gerontology, 33(3), 291-315. doi: 10.1177/0733464812444462.

Szkupinski Quiroga, S., Medina, D., & Glick, J. (2014). In the belly of the beast: Effects of anti-immigration policy on Latino community members. American Behavioral Scientist. doi: 10. 1177/00027 64214537270

Toomey, R., Umaña-Taylor, A. J., Williams, D., Updegraff, K. A., & Jahromi, L. B. (2014). The impact of Arizona’s SB 1070 immigration law on health and service utilization of Mexican-origin teen mothers. American Journal of Public Health, 104, S28-S34. doi: 10.2105/AJPH.2013.301655

Umaña-Taylor, A. J., O’Donnell, M., Knight, G. P., Roosa, M. W., Berkel, C., & Nair, R. (2014). Ethnic socialization, ethnic identity, and Mexican-origin adolescents’ psychosocial functioning: Examining the moderating role of school ethnic composition. The Counseling Psychologist, 42, 170-200. doi: 10.1177/0011000013477903

Vargas, P. A., Flores, M., & Robles, E. (2014). Sleep quality and body mass index in college students: The role of sleep disturbances. Journal of American College Health, 62(8), 534-541. doi: 10.1080/07448481.2014.933344  ‡

Vega-López, S., Chavez, A., Farr, K., & Ainsworth, B. (2014). Validity and reliability of two brief physical activity questionnaires among Spanish-speaking individuals of Mexican descent. BMC Research Notes, 7(29). doi: 10.1186/1756-0500-7-29.

Villegas-Gold, R.,& Yoo, H. C. (2014). Coping with discrimination among Mexican American college students. Journal of Counseling Psychology, 61(3), 404-13. doi: 10.1037/a0036591

Wardian, J., & Sun, F. (2014). Factors associated with diabetes-related distress: Implications for diabetes self-management. Social Work in Health Care, 54(4), 364-381. doi: 10.1080/00981389.2014.884038 ‡  Read online PMCID:PMC4029338

Williams, L. R., Adams, H. L., & Nagoshi, J. L. (2014). Trust, cheating, and dating violence in Mexican American romantic relationships. Journal of the Society for Social Work and Research, 5, 339-360 doi: 10.1086/677174.

Williams, L. R. (2014). Experiences with violence in Mexican American and European American high school dating relationships. Children and Schools, 36, 115-124. doi: 10.1093/cs/cdu009.

Winham, D., Szkupinski Quiroga, S., Underiner, T., Woodson, S., & Todd, M. (2014). Integration of theater activities in cooking workshops improves healthy eating attitudes among ethnically diverse youth: A pilot study. Infant, Child & Adolescent Nutrition. 6(2), 99-108. doi: 10.1177/1941406413520323


Adams, J., Moody, J., & Morris, M. (2013). Sex, drugs & race: How behaviors differentially contribute to sti-risk network structure. American Journal of Public Health, 103(2), 322-329. doi: 10.2105/AJPH.2012.300908 Read online PMCID: PMC3558752

Ainsworth, B. E., Keller, C., Herrmann, S., Belyea, M., Records, K., Nagle-Williams, A., Vega-López, S., Permana, P., & Coonrod, D. (2013).  Physical activity and sedentary behavior patterns in postpartum Latinas: Madres para la Salud.  Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 45(7), 1298-1306. doi: 10.1249/MSS.0b013e3182863de5. Read online PMCID: PMC3686889

Anthony, E. K., & Robbins, D. E. (2013). A latent class analysis of resilient development among early adolescents living in public housing. Children and Youth Services Review, 35, 82–90. doi: 10.1016/j.childyouth.2012.10.012

Ayers, S. L., Kulis, S., & Marsiglia, F. F. (2013). The impact of ethnoracial appearance on substance use in Mexican heritage adolescents. Hispanic Journal of the Behavioral Sciences, 3, 227-240. doi: 10.1177/0739986312467940 ‡ Read online PMCID: PMC3881429

Bean, K., Davis, O. I., & Valdez, H. (2013). Bridging the digital divide: A bilingual interactive health kiosk for communities affected by health disparities. Journal of Community Informatics, 9, 2.  Read article online

Cabrera, N., Beeghly, M. J. , Brown, C., Casas, J., Palacios, N., Phinney, J., Rodriguez, J., Rodriguez, M., Rowley, S., Santos, C., Smith, E., Smith, M. B., Witherspoon, D. (2013). Positive development of minority children. Social Policy Report, 27(2), 3-22.

Calle, M. C., Vega-López, S., Segura-Pérez, S., Pérez-Escamilla, R., & Fernandez, M. L.  (2013). A dietary pattern low in fruits explains variations in inflammation and in biomarkers of cardiovascular disease in Latinos diagnosed with type-2 diabetes. British Journal of Medicine and Medical Research, 3(4), 1558-1573.

Castro, F. G., Kellison, J. G., & Marsiglia, F. F. (2013).  Ethnic and cultural minority populations. In McCrady, B. S. & Epstein, E. E. (Eds.). Addictions: A Comprehensive Guidebook (pp.758-787). New York: Oxford University Press.

Connors, K., Coonrod, D., Habak, P., Ayers, S. L., & Marsiglia, F. F. (2013). Birth outcomes of patients enrolled in Familias Sanas research project. Research in the Sociology of Health Care, 31, 143-159. doi: 10.1108/S0275-4959(2013)0000031009   ‡

Davis, O.I. (2013). Barbershop cuisine: African American foodways and narratives of health in the Black barbershop. International Journal of Men’s Health, 12, 2, 139-150. doi: 10.3149/jmh.1202.138

Davis, O. I. Bean, K., & McBride, D. (2013). Decreasing health disparities through technology: Building a community health website. Journal of Community Informatics, 9, 2. Read article online.

Elder, J. P., Holub, C., Crespo, N.C., & Lopez, N. V. (2013). Reducing health disparities in Hispanic and Latino populations. Oxford Bibliographies Online. doi: 10.1093/OBO/9780199756797-0105

Gupta, T., Way, N., McGill, R. K., Hughes, D., Santos, C., Jia, Y., Yoshikawa, H., Chen, X. & Deng, H. (2013). Gender-typed behaviors in friendships and well-being: A cross-cultural study of Chinese and American boys. Journal of Research on Adolescence, 23(1): 57–68. doi: 10.1111/j.1532-7795.2012.00824.x

Hizon, M. C., Kapadia, C., Garcia-Fillion, P., McCkekkan, D., & Shaibi, G. Q. (2013). Is A1C less concordant with OGTT in children as compared in adults? Data from a Hispanic community in Arizona. Journal of Diabetes & Metabolism, 4(7), 290. doi:10.4172/2155-6156.1000290

Keller, C., Todd, M., Ainsworth, B., Records, K., Vega-López, S., Permana, P., Coonrod, D. V. & Nagle-Williams, A. (2013).  Overweight, obesity, and neighborhood characteristics among postpartum Latinas.  Journal of Obesity. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1155/2013/916468 Read online PMCID: PMC3580903

Kim, N. N., Clayton, A.H., Johnson-Agbakwu, C. E., Porst, H., & Krychman, M. L. (2013).  Survey of literature –Current literature review. Journal of Sexual Medicine, 10(9), 2133-2140. doi: 10.1111/jsm.12290

Kim, J., Goran, M., Toledo-Coral, C., Weigensberg,M. J., Choi,  M., & Shaibi, G. Q. (2013). One hour glucose during an oral glucose challenge prospectively predicts β-cell deterioration and prediabetes in youth. Diabetes Care, 36(6), 1681-6. doi: 10.2337/dc12-1861 Read online PMCID: PMC3661793

Kulis, S., Dustman, P.A., Brown, E. F., & Martinez, M. J. (2013). Expanding urban American Indian youths’ repertoire of drug resistance skills: Pilot results from a culturally adapted prevention program. American Indian and Alaska Native Mental Health Research, 20, 35-54. doi: 10.5820/aian.2001.2013.35. ‡ Read online PMCID: PMC3670795

Kulis, S., Wagaman, M. A., Tso, C., & Brown, E. F. (2013). Exploring indigenous identities of urban American Indian youth of the southwest. Journal of Adolescent Research, 28, 271–298. doi: 10.1177/0743558413477195 ‡ Read online PMCID: PMC3677791

Lazar, J. N., Johnson-Agbakwu, C. E., Davis, O. I., & Shipp, M.P.-L. (2013). Providers’ perceptions of challenges in obstetrical care for Somali women. Obstetrics and Gynecology International. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1155/2013/149640 Read online PMCID: PMC3816065

Marsiglia, F. F. (2013). Social work practice with Mexican Americans. In M. Gray, J. Coates, M. Yellow Bird, M. & T. Hetherington (Eds.). Decolonizing social work (pp. 129-143). Surrey, England: Ashgate.

Marsiglia, F. F. & Booth, J. M. (2013). Empirical status of culturally competent practices.  In Vaughn, M. G. & Perron, B. E. (Eds.) Social work practice in the addictions (pp.165-181). New York: Springer. doi: 10.1007/978-1-4614-5357-4

Marsiglia, F. F., Booth, J. M., Baldwin, A., & Ayers, S. L. (2013). Acculturation and life satisfaction among immigrant Mexican adults. Advances in Social Work, 14(1), 49-64. ‡ Read online PMCID: PMC3881437

Marsiglia, F. F., Jacobs, B. L., Nieri, T., Smith, S. J., Salamone, D., & Booth, J. M. (2013). Effects of an undergraduate HIV/AIDS course on students’ HIV risk. Journal of HIV/AIDS and Social Services, 12, 1-18. doi: 10.1080/15381501.2013.790750 ‡ Read online PMCID: PMC3775368

Melnyk, B.,  Jacobson, D., Kelly, S., Belyea, M., Shaibi, G., Small, L., O’Haver, J., & Marsiglia, F. F. (2013). Promoting healthy lifestyles in high school adolescents: A randomized controlled trial.  American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 45, 407-415. doi: 10.1016/j.amepre.2013.05.013 Read online PMCID: PMC4285557

Melnyk, B. M., Kelly, S., Jacobson, D., Belyea, M., Shaibi, G. Q., Small, L., O’Haver, J., & Marsiglia, F. F. (2013). The COPE Healthy Lifestyles TEEN randomized controlled trial with culturally diverse high school adolescents: Baseline characteristics and methods. Contemporary Clinical Trials, 36, 41-53.  doi: 10.1016/j.cct.2013.05.013 Read online PMCID: PMC4293700

Melnyk, B. M., Kelly, S., Jacobson, D., & Shaibi, G. Q. Small, L., O'Haver, J., & Marsiglia, F. F. (2013). Improving healthy behaviors, bmi, psychosocial & academic outcomes:  A RCT test of COPE TEEN in high school adolescents. American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 45(4), 407-15. doi: 0.1016/j.amepre.2013.05.013

Mendoza, N. S., Conrow, L. Baldwin, A., & Booth, J. M. (2013).  Using GIS to describe risk and neighborhood-level factors associated with substance abuse treatment outcomes. Journal of Community Psychology, 41(7), 799-810. doi: 10.1002/jcop.21572

Mendoza, N.S., Trinidad, J., Nochajski, T. H., & Farrell. M. G. (2013). Symptoms of depression and successful drug court completion. Community Mental Health Journal, 49, 787-792. doi: 10.1007/s10597-013-9595-5

Nicotera, N., Williams, L. R., & Anthony, E. K.(2013). The ecology of youth collective socialization. Social Work Research. doi: 10.1093/swr/svt022

Nieri, T. A., Hoffman, S., Marsiglia, F. F., & Kulis, S. (2013). Interpersonal violence and its association with U.S. migration desires and plans among youths in Guanajuato, Mexico. Journal of International Migration and Integration, 13(3), 365-381. doi: 10.1007/s12134-011-0216-2 Read online PMCID: PMC3939042

Rhodes, S. D., Daniel, J., Alonzo, J., Duck, S., Garcia, M., Downs, M., Hergenrather, K. C., Alegria-Ortega, J., Miller, C., Boeving Allen, A., Gilbert, P. A., & Marsiglia F. F. (2013). A systematic community-based participatory approach to refining an evidence-based community-level intervention: The HOLA intervention for Latino men who have sex with men. Health Promotion Practice, 14, 607-616. doi: 10.1177/1524839912462391 Read online PMCID: PMC3942881

Rosen, G., Beebe, K. L., & Shaibi, G. Q. (2013). Vitamin D levels differ by cancer diagnosis and decline over time in survivors of childhood cancer. Pediatric Blood and Cancer, 60(6), 949-52. doi: 10.1002/pbc.24349

Rosen, G. P., Nguyen, H. T., & Shaibi, G. Q. (2013). Metabolic syndrome in pediatric cancer survivors: A mechanistic review. Pediatric Blood and Cancer, 60(12), 1922-8. doi: 10.1002/pbc.24703

Ryder, J. R., Vega-López, S., Djedjos, C. S., & Shaibi, G. Q. (2013). Abdominal adiposity, insulin resistance, and oxidized low-density lipoproteins in Latino adolescents. Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome, 5: 72.  doi: 10.1186/1758-5996-5-72 Read online PMCID: PMC3832228

Ryder, J. R., Vega-López, S.,, Ortega, R., Konopken, Y., & Shaibi, G. Q. (2013). Lifestyle intervention improves lipoprotein particle size and distribution without weight-loss in obese Latino adolescents. Pediatric Obesity, 8(5), E59-E63. doi: 10.1111/j.I2047T-6310.201Y3.00162.x ‡ Read online PMCID: PMC3898800

Santos, C. E., Galligan, K., Pahlke, E., & Fabes, R. A. (2013). Gender-typed behaviors, achievement and adjustment among racially and ethnically diverse boys during early adolescence. American Journal of Orthopsychiatry, 83(2-3), 252–264. doi: 10.1111/ajop.12036

Santos, C. E., & Menjívar, C. (2013). Youths’ perspective on Senate Bill 1070 in Arizona: The socio-emotional effects of immigration policy. Association of Mexican American Educators Journal, 7(2), 7-17.

Shaibi, G. Q., Coletta, D. K., Vital, V., & Mandarino, L. J. (2013). The design and conduct of a community-based registry and biorepository: A focus on cardiometabolic health in Latinos. Clinical and Translational Science, 6(6), 429-434. doi: 10.1111/cts.12114

Vega-López, S., Ausman, L. M., Matthan, N. R., & Lichtenstein, A. H. (2013). Postprandial lipid responses to standard carbohydrates used to determine glycaemic index values.  British Journal of Nutrition110(10), 1782-1788.  doi: 10.1017/S000711451300130X.

Vega-López, S., Calle, M. C., Fernandez, M. L., Kollannoor-Samuel, G., Chhabra, J., Todd, M., Segura-Pérez, S., D’Agostino, D., Damio, G. & Pérez-Escamilla, R. (2013)  Triglyceride screening may improve cardiometabolic disease risk assessment in Latinos with poorly controlled type 2 diabetes. Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved, 24(4), 1739-1755.  doi: 10.1353/hpu.2013.0171.

Wardian, J., Robbins, D. E., Wolfersteig, W., Dustman, P. A., & Johnson, T.  (2013). Validation of the DSSI-10 to measure social support in a general population. Research on Social Work Practice, 23, 100-106. doi: 10.1177/1049731512464582.

Wardian, J., Wolfersteig, W., & Schepel, E. (2013). Alcohol consumption in diverse populations: How ethnicity moderates average number of drinks per day and age. Journal of Substance Use, 18, 229-237. doi: 10.3109/14659891.2012.721445

Williams, L. R., & Anthony, E. K. (2013). A model of positive family and peer relationships  in adolescence. Journal of Child and Family Studies.   Advance online publication. doi: 10.1007/s10826-013-9876-1

Yuwen, W. C. & Chen, A. C. C. (2013). Chinese American adolescents: Perceived parenting styles and adolescents’ psychosocial health. International Nursing Review, 60(2), 236-243. doi: 10.1111/inr.12002 

Zeiders, K. H., Updegraff, K. A., Umaña-Taylor, A. J., Wheeler, L. A., Perez-Brena, N. J., & Rodriguez, S. A. (2013). Mexican-origin youths’ trajectories of depressive symptoms: The role of familism values. Journal of Adolescent Health, 53(5), 648-54. doi: 10.1016/j.jadohealth.2013.06.008 Read online PMCID: PMC4126584


Abuldcadir, J., Ahmadu, F. A., Catania, L., Essen, B., Gruenbaum, E., Johnsdotter, S., Johnson, M.C., Johnson-Agbakwu, C., Kratz, C., Sulkin, C. L., McKinley, M., Njambi, W., Shell-Duncan, B., Shweder, R. A. (2012). Seven things to know about female genital surgeries in Africa. Hastings Center Report, 6,19-27. doi: 10.1002/hast.81  Read abstract PMID:PM23138367

Ayers, S., Marsiglia, F., Hoffman, S., & Urbaeva, Z. (2012). Understanding the gendered patterns of substance use initiation among adolescents living in Mexico. International Journal of Drug Policy, 23, 251-254. doi: 10.1016/j.drugpo.2012.01.005. ‡ Read online PMCID:PMC3340434

Ayers, S. L., Marsiglia, F. F., Hoffman, S., Urbaeva, J., & Booth, J. M. (2012). Mexican adolescents’ risky sexual behavior and migration intentions. International Journal of Migration, Health and Social Care, 8(2), 56-71. doi: 10.1108/17479891211249997

Ayers, S. L., Wagaman, M. A., Geiger, J. M., Parsai, M. B., & Hedberg, E. C. (2012). Examining school-based bullying interventions using multilevel discrete time hazard modeling. Prevention Science, 13(5), 539-550. doi: 10.1007/s11121-012-0280-7 ‡ Read online PMCID:PMC3896994

Bermúdez-Parsai, M., Mullins-Geiger, J., Marsiglia, F. F., & Coonrod, D. (2012). Acculturation and health care utilization among Mexican heritage women in the United States. Maternal and Child Health Journal, 16, 1173-1179.doi: 10.1007/s10995-011-0841-6  Read abstract PMID:PM21725624

Booth, J. M., Marsiglia, F. F. & Ayers, S. L. (2012). Neighborhood safety and psychological distress: Exploring protective factors. Journal of Sociology & Social Welfare, 39, 137-156.

Burnley, J., & Johnson-Agbakwu, C. E. (2012). Pap Tests. In S. Loue & M. Sajatovic (Eds.), Encyclopedia of Immigrant Health (pp. 1172-1175).  US: Springer. doi: 10.1007/978-1-4419-5659-0

Christian-Kopp, S., Sinha, M., Chen, A. C. C., & Lovecchio, F. (2012). Social media use among adolescent patients visiting an inner city pediatric emergency department. Journal of Consumer Health on the Internet, 16(2), 147-161. 

Hudson, O., Nunez, M, & Shaibi, G. Q. (2012). Ethnicity and elevated liver transaminases among newly diagnosed children with Type 2 diabetes. BMC Pediatrics, 12, 174. doi: 10.1186/1471-2431-12-174 Read online PMCID: PMC3534506

Jackson, K. F., Yoo, H.C., Guevarra, R., Jr., & Harrington, B. (2012). Role of identity integration on the relationship between perceived racial discrimination and psychological adjustment of multiracial people. Journal of Counseling Psychology, 59(2), 240-250. doi: 10.1037/a0027639

Keller, C., Coe, K., Records, K., Ainsworth, B., Vega-López, S. & Nagle-Williams, A. (2012).  Promotoras’ roles in integrative validity and treatment fidelity efforts in randomized controlled trials. Family and Community Health, 35(2), 120-129.  doi: 10.1097/FCH.0b013e31824650a6 Read abstract PMID: PM22367259

Kim, J., Coletta, D., Mandarino, L. J., & Shaibi, G. Q. (2012). Glucose response curve and Type 2 diabetes risk in Latino adolescents. Diabetes Care, 35, 9, 1925-1930. doi: 10.2337/dc11-2476 Read online PMCID: PMC3424993

Kollannoor-Samuel, G., Vega-López, S., Chhabra, J., Segura-Pérez, S., Damio, G., & Pérez-Escamilla, R. (2012).  Food insecurity and low self-efficacy are associated with health care access barriers among Puerto-Ricans with type 2 diabetes.  Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health, 14(4), 552-562. doi: 10.1007/s10903-011-9551-9 Read online PMCID: PMC3389151

Kopak, A., Chen, A. C.C., Haas, S., & Gillmore, M. (2012).  The importance of family factors to protect against substance use-related problems among Mexican heritage and White youth. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 124, 1–2, 34–41 doi: 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2011.12.004. ‡ Read online PMCID: PMC3337392

Krychman, M., Kellog-Spadt, S., Barrows, L., Johnson-Agbakwu, C., Goldstein, I., & Goldstein, A. (2012). A hormonal contraceptive update: A decade of innovation and transformation. Journal of Sexual Medicine, 9, 8, 2196-2197. doi: 10.1111/j.1743-6109.2012.0297.x  PMID: PM22620711

Kulis, S., Hodge, D. R., Ayers, S. L., Brown, E. F., & Marsiglia, F. F. (2012). Spirituality and religion: Intertwined protective factors for substance use among urban American Indian youth. American Journal of Drug and Alcohol Abuse, 38, 444-449. doi: 10.3109/00952990.2012.670338 ‡ Read online PMCID:PMC3431460

Kulis, S., Marsiglia, F. F., Ayers, S. L., Booth, J. M., & Nuño-Gutierrez, B. L. (2012). Drug resistance and substance use among male and female adolescents in alternative secondary schools in Guanajuato, Mexico. Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs, 73, 111-119. ‡ Read online PMCID: PMC3237702

Kulis, S., Marsiglia, F. F., Kopak, A. M., Olmsted, M. E., & Crossman, A. (2012). Ethnic identity and substance use among Mexican-heritage preadolescents: Moderator effects of gender and time in the US. Journal of Early Adolescence, 32, 2, 165-199. doi: 10.1177/0272431610384484 ‡ Read online PMCID:PMC3392121

Kulis, S., Marsiglia, F. F., & Nagoshi, J. L. (2012). Gender roles and substance use among Mexican American adolescents: A relationship moderated by acculturation? Substance Use and Misuse, 47, 214-229. doi: 10.3109/10826084.2011.630438. ‡ Read online PMCID: PMC3402241

Lindberg, N. M., Stevens, V. J., Vega-López, S., Kauffman, T., Rosales Calderón, M., & Cervantes, M. A. (2012).  A weight-loss intervention program designed for Mexican-American women: Cultural adaptations and results.  Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health, 14(6),1030-1039.  doi: 10.1007/s10903-012-9616-4

Lucio, J., & Wolfersteig, W. (2012). The political and social incorporation of public housing residents: Challenges in HOPE VI community development. Community Development, 43(4), 476-491. doi: 10.1080/15575330.2012.714392

Marsiglia, F. F., Ayers, S., Gance-Cleveland, B., Mentler, K., & Booth, J. M. (2012). Beyond primary prevention of alcohol use: A culturally specific secondary prevention program for Mexican heritage adolescents. Prevention Science, 13, 241-251. doi: 10.1007/s11121-011-0263-0 ‡ Read online PMCID: PMC3401063

Marsiglia, F. F., Ayers, S. L., & Hoffman, S. (2012). Religiosity and adolescent substance use in central Mexico: Exploring the influence of internal and external religiosity on cigarette and alcohol use.  American Journal of Community Psychology, 49, 87-97. doi: 10.1007/s10464-011-9439-9 ‡ Read online PMCID: PMC3401064

Marsiglia, F. F., Nagoshi, J. L, Parsai, M. B., & Castro, F. G. (2012).  The influence of linguistic acculturation and parental monitoring on the substance use of Mexican-heritage adolescents in predominantly Mexican enclaves of the Southwest US.  Journal of Ethnicity in Substance Abuse, 11, 226-241. doi: 10.1080/15332640.2012.701566 ‡  Read online PMCID: PMC3477602

Nieri, T. (2012). School context and individual acculturation: How school composition affects Latino students’ acculturation. Sociological Inquiry, 82, 460–484. doi: 10.1111/j.1475-682X.2012.00423.x. ‡ Read online PMCID: PMC3519394

Okamoto, S. K., Helm, S., Kulis, S., Delp, J., & Dinson, A. (2012). Drug resistance strategies of rural Hawaiian youth as a function of drug offerers and types of substances: A community stakeholder analysis in rural Hawaii. Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved, 23, 1239–1252.  doi: 10.1353/hpu.2012.0102 ‡ Read online PMCID:PMC3831367

Shaibi, G. Q., Konopken, Y., Ortega, R., Hoppin, E., Keller, C. S., & Castro F. G. (2012). Effects of a culturally-grounded community-based diabetes prevention program for obese Latino adolescents. The Diabetes Educator, 38, 504-512.  doi: 10.1177/0145721712446635 ‡ Read online PMCID:PMC3840126

Sidora-Arcoleo, K., Feldman, J. M., Serebrisky, D., & Spray, A. (2012). A multi-factorial model for examining racial and ethnic disparities in acute asthma visits by children. Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 43, 1, 15-28. doi: 10.1007/s12160-011-9328-3 ‡ Read online PMCID: PMC3532905

Wang, Y., Kim, S. Y., Anderson, E. R., Chen, A. C.-C., & Yan, N. (2012). Parent-child acculturation discrepancy, perceived parental knowledge, peer deviance, and adolescent delinquency in Chinese immigrant families.  Journal of Youth and Adolescence, 41(7), 907-919. Read online PMCID: PMC3393082

Williams, L. R., Ayers, S. L., Garvey, M., Marsiglia, F. F., & Castro, F. G. (2012). The efficacy of a culturally-based parenting intervention: Strengthening open communication between Mexican-heritage parents and their adolescent children. Journal of the Society for Social Work and Research, 3, 4, 296-307. doi: 10.5243/jsswr.2012.18ng ‡ Read online PMCID: PMC3690783


Anthony, E. K., King, B., & Austin, M. J. (2011). Reducing child poverty by promoting child well-being: Identifying best practices in a time of great need.Children and Youth Services Review, 33, 1999-2009. doi: 10.1016/j.childyouth.2011.05.029.

Anthony, E. K., Samples, M., de Kervor, D. N., Ituarte, S., Lee, C., & Austin, M. J. (2010). Coming back home: The reintegration of formerly incarcerated youth with service implications. Children and Youth Services Review, 32(10), 1271-1277. doi: 10.1016/j.childyouth.2010.04.018.

Anthony, E. K., Taylor S. A., & Raffo, Z. (2011). Early intervention for substance abuse among youth and young adults with mental health conditions: An exploration of community mental health practices. Administration and Policy in Mental Health and Mental Health Services Research, 38(3), 131-141. doi: 10.1007/s10488-010-0308-x.

Berrick, J. D., Young, E. W., Cohen, E., & Anthony, E. (2011). ‘I am the face of success’: Peer mentors in child welfare. Child & Family Social Work, 16(2), 179-191. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2206.2010.00730.x.

Buchanan R.L. & Smokowski, P.R. (2011). Pathways from acculturation stress to negative friend associations among Latino adolescents. Child and Adolescent Social Work Journal, 28(5), 375-391, doi: 10.1007/s10560-011-0239-8. Read abstract online.

Castro, F. G., Boyd, S. J., Garvey, M. M., & Kellison, J. G. (2011). Latino youth's substance use intentions: Parental acculturation trajectories and parent-youth relationship factors. In R. Perez-Escamilla & H. Melgar-Quinones (Eds.). At risk: Latino children's health (pp. 223-258). Houston, TX: Arte Publico Press.

Castro, F. G. & Coe, M. K. (2011). Promoting health in Latino communities: The role of Promotoras as cultural agents of community health. In A. Benavides, E. Medobuche & P. Carlson (Eds.), Hispanics in the Southwest: Issues of immigration, education, health and public policy. Tempe, AZ: Bilingual Review Press.

Chen, A. C. C., Haas, S., Gillmore, M. R., & Kopak, A. (2011). Trajectories of depressive symptoms from adolescence to young adulthood: Chinese Americans vs. non-Hispanic Whites. Research in Nursing and Health, 34, 176-191. doi: 10.1002/nur.20429. ‡ Read online PMCID: PMC3101107

Davis, O.I. (2011).  (Re)framing health literacy: Transforming the culture of health in the
Black barbershop.  The Western Journal of Black Studies, 35(3), 176-186.

Gillmore, M. R., Chen, A. C. C., Haas, S., Kopak, A., & Robillard, A. (2011). Do family and parenting factors in adolescence influence condom use in early adulthood in a multiethnic sample of young adults?  Journal of Youth and Adolescence, 40, 1503-1516.  doi: 10.1007/s10964-011-9631-0 NIHMSID:NIHMS387085 ‡ Read abstract PMID: 21279676

Hawthorne, A., Shaibi, G. Q., Gance-Cleveland, B., & McFall, S. (2011). Grand Canyon Trekkers: School-based lunchtime walking program. The Journal of School Nursing, 27, 43-50. doi: 10.1177/1059840510391669 Read abstract PMID: 21123848

Hodge, D. R., Marsiglia, F. F., & Nieri, T. A. (2011). Religion and substance use among youth of Mexican heritage: A social capital perspective. Social Work Research, 35, 3, 137-146. doi: 10.1093/swr/35.3.137 ‡ Read online PMCID: PMC3229215

Ibe, C., & Johnson-Agbakwu, C. (2011). Female genital cutting: Addressing the issues of culture and ethics. The Female Patient, 36, 8, 28-31. Read article online.

Johnson, C. E. (2011). Sexual health during pregnancy and the postpartum. The Journal of Sexual Medicine, 8, 1267-1284. doi: 10.1111/j.1743-6109.2011.02223.x.

Keller, C., Records, K., Ainsworth, B., Belyea, M., Permana, P., Coonrod, D., Vega-López, S., & Nagle Williams, A. (2011). Madres para la Salud: Design of a theory-based intervention for postpartum Latinas. Contemporary Clinical Trials, 32, 418-427. doi: 10.1016/j.cct.2011.01.003  Read online PMCID: PMC3070052

Kollannoor-Samuel, G., Chhabra, J., Fernandez, M. L., Vega-López, S., Segura-Pérez, S., Damio, G., Calle, M. C., D’Agostino, D., & Pérez-Escamilla, R. (2011). Determinants of fasting plasma glucose and glycosylated hemoglobin levels among low income Latinos with poorly controlled type 2 diabetes. Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health, 13, 809-817. doi: 10.1007/s10903-010-9428-3 Read online PMCID: PMC3116948

Kollannoor-Samuel, G., Wagner, J., Damio, G., Segura-Pérez, S., Chhabra, J., Vega-López, S., & Pérez-Escamilla, R. (2011). Social support modifies the association between household food insecurity and depression among Latinos with uncontrolled type 2 diabetes. Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health, 13(6), 982-989.  doi: 10.1007/s10903-011-9499-9 Read online PMCID: PMC3205303

Kulis, S., & Brown, E. F. (2011). Preferred drug resistance strategies of urban American Indian youth of the southwest. Journal of Drug Education, 41, 203-235. doi: 10.2190/DE.41.2.e ‡ Read online PMCID: PMC3170049

Kulis, S., Marsiglia, F. F., Ayers, S. L., Calderón-Tena, C. O., & Nuño-Gutierrez, B. L. (2011). Gender differences in drug resistance skills of youth in Guanajuato, Mexico. Journal of Primary Prevention, 32, 113-127. doi: 10.1007/s10935-011-0239-7 ‡ Read online PMCID: PMC3132188

Kulis, S., Reeves, L. J., Dustman, P. A., & †O’Neill, M. (2011). Strategies to resist drug offers among urban American Indian youth of the Southwest: An enumeration, classification, and analysis by substance and offeror. Substance Use and Misuse, 46, 1395-1409. doi: 10.3109/10826084.2011.592433. ‡  Read online PMCID: PMC3164593  

Lopez-Class, M., Castro, F. G., & Ramirez, A. G. (2011). Conceptions of acculturation: A review and statement of critical issues. Social Science & Medicine, 72, 1555-1562. doi: 10.1016/j.socscimed.2011.03.011 ‡

Lopez, V., Kopak, A., Robillard, A., Gillmore, M. R., Holliday, R. C., & Braithwaite, R. L. (2011). Pathways to sexual risk taking among female adolescent detainees. Journal of Youth and Adolescence, 40, 945-950. doi: 10.1007/s10964-010-9623-5. ‡ Read online PMCID: PMC3209805

Marsiglia, F. F., Kulis, S., Garcia-Perez, H., & Bermudez-Parsai, M. (2011). Hopelessness, family stress, and depression among Mexican-heritage mothers in the Southwest. Health and Social Work, 36, 7-18. doi: 10.1093/hsw/36.1.7 ‡ Read online PMCID: PMC3074347

Marsiglia, F. F. Kulis, S., Hoffman, S., Calderón-Tena, C. O., Becerra, D., & Alvarez, D. (2011). Migration intentions and illicit substance use among youth in central Mexico. Substance Use and Misuse, 46, 1619-1627. doi: 10.3109/10826084.2011.590957 ‡   Read online PMCID: PMC3221015  

Marsiglia, F. F., Kulis, S., Yabiku, S. T., Nieri, T. A., & Coleman, E. (2011). When to intervene: elementary school, middle school or both? Effects of keepin' it REAL on substance use trajectories of Mexican heritage youth. Prevention Science, 12, 48-62. doi: 10.1007/s11121-010-0189-y  ‡ Read online PMCID: PMC3042028

Marsiglia, F. F., & Williams, J. H. (2011). Behavioral health equity: A call to action for social work education. Journal of Social Work Education, 47(3), 385-387. doi: 10.5175/JSWE.2011.201100099

Marsiglia, F. F., Yabiku, S. T., Kulis, S., Nieri, T. A., Parsai, M. B., & Becerra, D. (2011). The influence of linguistic acculturation and gender on the initiation of substance use among Mexican heritage preadolescents in the borderlands. Journal of Early Adolescence, 31, 271-299. doi: 10.1177/0272431610363157. ‡ Read online PMCID: PMC3108799

Nagoshi, J., Marsiglia, F. F., Parsai, M. B., & Castro, F. G. (2011). The moderating effects of ethnic identification on the relationship between parental monitoring and substance use in Mexican heritage adolescents in the Southwest US. Journal of Community Psychology, 39, 520-533. doi: 10.1002/jcop.20449. ‡ Read online PMCID: PMC3161251  

Nieri, T. A., Lee, C., Kulis, S., & Marsiglia, F. F. (2011). Acculturation among Mexican-heritage preadolescents: A latent class analysis. Social Science Research, 40, 1236-1248. doi: 10.1016/j.ssresearch.2011.02.005 ‡ Read online PMCID: PMC3139995

Parsai, M. B., Castro, F. G., Marsiglia, F. F., Harthun, M. L., & Valdez, H. (2011). Using CBPR to create a culturally grounded intervention for parents & youth to prevent risky behaviors. Prevention Science, 12, 34-47. doi: 10.1007/s11121-010-0188-z ‡ Read online PMCID: PMC3057060

Rhodes S. D., Hergenrather, K. C., Vissman, A. T., Stowers, J., Davis, A. B., Hannah, A., Alonzo, J., & Marsiglia, F. F. (2011). Boys must be men, and men must have sex with women: A qualitative CBPR study to explore sexual risk among African American, Latino, and white gay men and MSM. American Journal of Men's Health, 5, 140-151. doi: 10.1177/1557988310366298. Read online PMCID: PMC3299539

Shaibi, G. Q., Davis, J., Weigensberg, M., & Goran, M. (2011). Improving insulin resistance in obese youth: Choose your measures wisely. International Journal of Pediatric Obesity, 6, e290-e296 doi: 10.3109/17477166.2010.528766 Read abstract PMID: 21070095

Taylor, S. A., & Anthony, E. K. (2011). Infusing early intervention for substance use into community mental health services for transitioning youth. Social Work in Mental Health, 9(3), 163-180. doi: 10.1080/15332985.2010.540509.


Anthony, E. K., Austin, M. J., & Cormier, D. (2010). Early detection of prenatal substance exposure and the role of child welfare. Children and Youth Services Review, 32(1), 6-12. doi: 10.1016/j.childyouth.2009.06.006.

Anthony, E. K., & Stone, S. I. (2010). Individual and contextual correlates of adolescent health and well-being. Families in Society, 91(3), 225-233. doi: 10.1606/1044-3894.3999.

Ayón, C., Marsiglia, F. F., & Parsai, M. B. (2010). Latino family mental health: Exploring the role of discrimination and familismo. Journal of Community Psychology, 38, 742-756. doi: 10.1002/jcop.20392. ‡ Read online PMCID: PMC2947026

Castro, F. G., Barrera, M., & Holleran-Steiker, L. (2010). Issues and challenges in the design of culturally-adapted evidence-based interventions. Annual Review of Clinical Psychology, 6, 22.1-22.27. doi: 10.1146/annurev-clinpsy-033109-132032. NIHMSID: NIHMS253786 ‡

Castro, F. G., Kellison, J. G., Boyd, S., J., & Kopak, A. (2010). A methodology for conducting integrative mixed methods research and data analyses. Journal of Mixed Methods Research, 4, 342-360. doi: 10.1177/1558689810382916 . ‡ Read online PMCID: PMC3235529

Castro, F. G., Marsiglia, F. F., Kulis, S., & Kellison, J. (2010). Lifetime segmented assimilation trajectories and health outcomes in Latino and other community residents. American Journal of Public Health, 100, 669-676. doi: 10.2105/AJPH.2009.167999. ‡ Read online PMCID: PMC2836354

Castro, F. G. & Murray, K. E. (2010). Cultural adaptation and resilience: Controversies, issues, and emerging models. In J. W. Reich, A. J. Zautra & J. S. Hall (Eds.), Handbook of adult resilience: Concepts, methods and applications (pp. 375 - 403). New York: Guilford.

Chen, A. C. C., Gance-Cleveland, B., Kopak, A., Haas, S. & Gillmore, M. R. (2010). Engaging families to prevent substance use among Latino youth. Journal of Specialists in Pediatric Nursing, 15(4), 324-328. doi: 10.1111/j.1744-6155.2010.00248.x  Read article online.

Chen, A. C. C., Morrison-Beedy, D., & Han, C.-s. (2010). Assessing linguistic and cultural equivalency of two Chinese-version sexual instruments among Chinese immigrant youth. Journal of Pediatric Nursing, 25, 194–201. doi: 10.1016/j.pedn.2009.01.004 Read abstract PMID: 20430280

Chen, A. C. C., Thompson, E. A., & Morrison-Beedy, D. (2010). Multi-system influences on adolescent risky sexual behavior. Research in Nursing and Health, 33, 512-527. doi: 10.1002/nur.20409 Read abstract PMID: 21053385

Davis, O. (2010). Health disparities in our community: Reflections in art and performance—A community based participatory approach. In McLean, C. (Ed.). Creative arts in interdisciplinary practice: Inquiries for hope and change (pp. 123-149). Calgary: Detselig Enterprises Ltd. ‡

Davis, J. N., Ventura, E. E., Shaibi, G. Q., Byrd-Williams, C. E., Alexander, K. E., Vanni, A. K., Meija, M. R., Weigensberg, M. J., Spruijt-Metz, D., & Goran, M. I. (2010). Interventions for improving metabolic risk in overweight Latino youth. International Journal Pediatric Obesity, 5, 451-455. doi: 10.3109/17477161003770123 Read online PMCID: PMC3752963

Greenwood-Ericksen, M. B., Chapman, C. R., Konopken, Y., Ertl, J., & Shaibi, G. Q. (2010). Sustainability of a culturally informed community-based diabetes prevention program for obese Latino youth. Journal of Primary Care & Community Health, 1(2), 83-87. doi: 10.1177/2150131910368864. Read abstract

Kulis, S., Marsiglia, F. F., & Nagoshi, J. L. (2010). Gender, gender roles, internalizing and externalizing problem behaviors, and substance use among Mexican American adolescents. Journal of Social Work Practice in the Addictions, 10, 3, 283-307. doi: 10.1080/1533256X.2010.497033 ‡ Read online PMCID: PMC2963473

Li, W., Airriess, C., Chen, A. C. C., Leong, K. J., & Keith, V. M. (2010). Katrina and migration: Evacuation and return by African Americans and Vietnamese Americans in an eastern New Orleans suburb. The Professional Geographer, 62, 103-118. doi: 10.1080/00330120903404934.

Li, W., Airriess, C., Leong, K. J., Chen, A. C. C., & Keith, V. M. (2010). Vietnamese Americans in New Orleans East: From Vietnamese village to Asian quarter. In J. D. Rivera and D. S. Miller (Eds.), How ethnically marginalized Americans cope with catastrophic disasters: Studies in suffering and resiliency (pp 109-129). Lewiston, NY: Edwin Mellen Press.

Marsiglia, F. F. (2010). A culturally grounded approach to drug prevention with Latino children and youth. In Fortune, A. E., McCallion, P., & Briar-Lawson, K. (Eds.). Social work practice research for the 21st century (pp. 138-153). New York: Columbia University Press.

Marsiglia, F. F., Bermudez-Parsai, M., & Coonrod, D. (2010). Familias Sanas: An intervention designed to increase rates of postpartum visits among Latinas. Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved, 21, 119-131. doi: 10.1353/hpu.0.0355. ‡ Read online PMCID: PMC2944022

Marsiglia, F. F., Kulis, S., Hussaini, S. K., Nieri, T. A., & Becerra, D. (2010). Gender differences in the effect of linguistic acculturation on substance use among Mexican-origin youth in the Southwest U.S. Journal of Ethnicity in Substance Abuse, 9, 40-63. doi: 10.1080/15332640903539252 Read online PMCID: PMC2903967

Marsiglia, F. F., Peña, V., Nieri, T. A., & Nagoshi, J. L. (2010). REAL Groups: The design and immediate effects of a prevention intervention for Latino children. Social Work with Groups, 33, 103-121. doi: 10.1080/01609510903366202. ‡ Read online PMCID: PMC2904465

Marsiglia, F. F., Yabiku, S. T., Kulis, S., Nieri, T. A., & Lewin, B. (2010). Influences of school Latino composition and linguistic acculturation on a prevention program for youths. Social Work Research, 34, 6-19. doi: 10.1093/swr/34.1.6 ‡ Read online PMCID: PMC2922772

Okamoto, S. K., Helm, S., Giroux, D., Edwards, C., & Kulis, S. (2010). The development and initial validation of the Hawaiian youth drug offers survey. Ethnicity and Health, 15, 73-92. doi: 10.1080/13557850903418828. ‡ Read online PMCID: PMC2888708

Okamoto, S. K., Helm, S., Giroux, D., Kaliades, A., Kawano, K. N., & Kulis, S. (2010). A typology and analysis of drug resistance strategies of rural native Hawaiian youth. Journal of Primary Prevention, 31, 311-319. doi: 10.1007/s10935-010-0222-8 ‡  Read online PMCID: PMC3005017

Okamoto, S. K., Kulis, S., Helm, S., Edwards, C., & Giroux, D. (2010). Gender differences in drug offers of rural Hawaiian youth: A mixed-methods analysis. Affilia, 25, 291-306. doi: 10.1177/0886109910375210. ‡ Read online PMCID: PMC2919836

Parsai, M., Marsiglia, F. F., & Kulis, S. (2010). Parental monitoring, religious involvement and drug use among Latino and non-Latino youth in the southwestern United States. British Journal of Social Work, 40, 100-114. doi: 10.1093/bjsw/bcn100. Read online PMCID: PMC2799938

Parsai, M. B.., Nieri, T. A., & Villar, P. (2010). Away from home: Paradoxes of parenting for Mexican immigrant adults. Families in Society, 91, 201-208. doi: 10.1606/1044-3894.3976.

Shaibi, G. Q., Greenwood-Ericksen, M. B.., Chapman, C. R., Konopken, Y., & Ertl, J. (2010). Development, implementation, and effects of community-based diabetes prevention program for obese Latino youth. Journal of Primary Care and Community Health, 1, 3, 206–212.  doi: 10.1177/2150131910377909. ‡ Read online PMCID: PMC3068841

Sidora-Arcoleo, K., Feldman, J., Serebrisky, D., & Spray, A. (2010).Validation of the Asthma Illness Representation Scale (AIRS©). Journal of Asthma, 47, 33-40. doi: 10.3109/02770900903362668 Read abstract PMID20100018

Sidora-Arcoleo, K. J., Feldman, J. Serebrisky, D., & Spray, A. (2010). Validation of the Asthma Illness Representation Scale-Spanish (AIRS-S©). Journal of Asthma, 47, 417–421. doi: 10.3109/02770901003702832. ‡ Read online PMCID: PMC2928649

Smokowski, P.R., Bacallao, M., & Rose, R. (2010). Influence of risk factors and cultural assets on Latino adolescents' trajectories of self-esteem and internalizing symptoms. Child Psychiatry and Human Development. 41(2), 133-150. doi: 10.1007/s10578-009-0157-6 Read abstract PMID: 19672704

Vargas, P. A., Robles, E., Harris, J., & Radford, P. (2010). Using information technology to reduce asthma disparities in underserved populations: A pilot study. Journal of Asthma, 47, 889-894. doi: 10.3109/02770903.2010.497887. ‡ Read online PMCID: PMC3007599

Villagrana, M. (2010). Mental health services for children in the child welfare system: A focus on caregivers as gatekeepers. Children and Youth Services Review, 32, 691-697. doi: 10.1016/j.childyouth.2010.01.005. ‡

Villagrana, M. (2010). Pathways to mental health services for children and youth in the child welfare system: A focus on social workers’ referral. Children and Adolescent Social Work Journal, 27, 435-449. doi: 10.1007/s10560-010-0215-8. ‡

Yabiku, S. T., Marsiglia, F. F., Kulis, S., Parsai, M. B., Becerra, D., & Del-Colle, M. (2010). Parental monitoring and changes in substance use among Latino/a and non-Latino/a preadolescents in the Southwest. Substance Use and Misuse, 45, 2524-2550. doi: 10.3109/10826081003728256. ‡ Read online PMCID: PMC3108798


Anthony, E. K., Alter, C. F., & Jenson, J. M. (2009). Development of a risk and resilience-based out-of-school time program for children and youths. Social Work, 54(1), 45-55. doi: 10.1093/sw/54.1.45

Buchanan, R. & Smokowski, P.R. (2009). Pathways from acculturation stress to substance use among Latino adolescents: Results from the Latino Acculturation and Health Project, Substance Use and Misuse, 44(5), 740-762. doi: 10.1080/10826080802544216 Read abstract PMID: 19308866

Castro, F. G., & Nieri, T. A. (2009). Cultural factors in drug use etiology: Concepts, methods, and recent findings. In L. M. Scheier, ed., Handbook of drug use etiology: Theory, methods, and empirical findings (pp. 305-324). Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.

Castro, F. G., Shaibi, G. Q., & Boehm-Smith, E. (2009). Ecodevelopmental contexts for preventing Type 2 diabetes in Latino and other racial/ethnic minority populations. Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 32, 89-105. doi: 10.1007/s10865-008-9194-z. ‡ Read online PMCID: PMC2798813

Harthun, M. L., Dustman, P. A., Reeves, L. J., Hecht, M. L., & Marsiglia, F. F. (2009). Using community-based participatory research to adapt keepin’ it REAL: Creating a socially, developmentally, and academically appropriate prevention curriculum for 5th graders. Journal of Alcohol and Drug Education, 53, 12-38. ‡ Read online PMCID: PMC2971695

Henderson, T. L., Sirois, M., Chen, A. C. C., Airriess, C., Banks, D. (2009). After a disaster: Lessons in survey methodology from Hurricane Katrina. Population Research and Policy Review, 28, 67–92. doi: 10.1007/s11113-008-9114-5

Holley, L.C., Moya Salas, L., Marsiglia, F. F., Yabiku, S. T., Fitzharris, B., & Jackson, K.F. (2009). Youth of Mexican descent of the Southwest: Exploring differences in ethnic labels. Children and Schools, 31, 15-26. doi: 10.1093/cs/31.1.15  Read online PMCID: PMC2758796

Johnson, C. E. (2009). Female genital cutting. In A.T. Goldstein, C.F. Pukall & I. Goldstein (Eds.) Female sexual pain disorders (pp. 235-243), New York:Wiley.

Johnson, C. E., Ali, S. A., & Shipp, M. P-L. (2009). Building community-based participatory research partnerships with a Somali refugee community. American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 37(S), s230-s236. doi: 10.1016/j.amepre.2009.09.036. Read abstract PMID: 19896024

Kimberlin, S., Anthony, E. K., & Austin, M. J. (2009). Re-entering foster care: Trends, evidence, and implications. Children and Youth Services Review, 31(4), 471-481. doi: 10.1016/j.childyouth.2008.10.003.

Kulis, S., Marsiglia, F. F., & Nieri, T. A. (2009). Perceived discrimination versus acculturation stress: Influences on substance use among Latino youth in the Southwest. Journal of Health and Social Behavior, 50, 443-459. doi: 10.1177/002214650905000405 ‡ Read online PMCID: PMC2821707

Lee, C., Ayers, S. L., & Kronenfeld, J. J. (2009). The association between perceived provider discrimination, health care utilization, and health status in racial and ethnic minorities. Ethnicity and Disease, 19, 330-337. ‡ Read online PMCID: PMC2750098

Liu, L. L., Lau, A. S., Chen, A. C. C., Dinh, K. T., & Kim, S. Y. (2009). The influence of maternal acculturation, neighborhood disadvantage, and parenting on Chinese American adolescents’ conduct problems: Testing the segmented assimilation hypothesis. Journal of Youth and Adolescence, 38, 691-702. doi: 10.1007/s10964-008-9275-x. Read online PMCID: PMC2737107

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Marsiglia, F. F., & Kulis, S. (2009). Diversity, oppression and change: Culturally grounded social work. Chicago, IL: Lyceum Books.

Marsiglia, F. F., Kulis, S., Fitzharris, B., & Becerra, D. (2009). Acculturation gaps and problem behaviors among U.S. Southwestern Mexican youth. Social Work Forum, 42/43, 6-26. Read online PMCID: PMC3719159

Marsiglia, F. F., Kulis, S., Martinez Rodriguez, G., Becerra, D. & Castillo, J. (2009). Culturally specific youth substance abuse resistance skills: Applicability across the US-Mexico border. Research on Social Work Practice, 19, 152-164. doi: 10.1177/1049731507303886. Read online PMCID: PMC2778490

Marsiglia, F. F., Kulis, S., Parsai, M. B.., Villar, P., & Garcia, C. (2009). Cohesion and conflict: Family influences on adolescent alcohol use in immigrant Latino families. Journal of Ethnicity in Substance Abuse, 8, 400-412. doi: 10.1080/15332640903327526. ‡ Read online PMCID: PMC2802346

Marsiglia, F. F., Nieri, T. A., Valdez, E., Gurrola, M., & Marrs, C. (2009). History of violence as a predictor of HIV risk among multi-ethnic, urban youth in the Southwest. Journal of HIV/AIDS and Social Services, 8, 144 -165. doi: 10.1080/15381500903025589. Read online PMCID: PMC2794203

Marsiglia, F. F., Parsai, M. B.., & Kulis, S. (2009). Effects of familism & family cohesion on problem behaviors among adolescents in Mexican immigrant families in the Southwest U.S. Journal of Ethnic & Cultural Diversity in Social Work, 18, 203-220. doi: 10.1080/15313200903070965. ‡ Read online PMCID: PMC2768387

Marsiglia, F. F., & Smith, S. J. (2009). An exploration of ethnicity and race in the etiology of substance use: A health disparities approach. In L. Scheier, ed., Handbook of drug use etiology: Theory, methods, and empirical findings (pp. 289-304). Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.

Parsai, M., Voisine, S., Marsiglia, F. F., Kulis, S., & Nieri, T. A. (2009). The protective and risk effects of parents and peers on substance use, attitudes and behaviors of Mexican heritage female and male adolescents. Youth & Society, 40, 353-376. doi: 10.1177/0044118X08318117  Read online PMCID: PMC2686611

Smokowski, P.R., Buchanan, R.L., & Bacallao, M. (2009). Acculturation and adjustment in Latino adolescents: How cultural risk factors and assets influence multiple domains of adolescent mental health. Journal of Primary Prevention. 30(3/4), 371-394. doi: 10.1007/s10935-009-0179-7 Read abstract PMID: 19459048

Smokowski, P.R., Rose, R. A., & Bacallao, M. (2009). Acculturation and aggression in Latino adolescents: Modeling longitudinal trajectories from the Latino Acculturation and Health Project. Child Psychiatry and Human Development, 40, 589-608. doi: 10.1007/s10578-009-0146-9 Read abstract PMID: 19504182

Van Dorn, R. A., Williams, J. H., Del-Colle, M. & Hawkins, J D. (2009). Substance use, mental illness, and violence: The co-occurrence of problem behaviors among young adults. Journal of Behavioral Health Services & Research, 36, 465-477. doi: 10.1007/s11414-008-9159-6.

Wagstaff, D. A., Elek, E., Kulis, S., & Marsiglia, F. F. (2009). Using a nonparametric bootstrap to obtain a confidence interval for Pearson's r with cluster randomized data: A case study. Journal of Primary Prevention, 30, 497-512. doi: 10.1007/s10935-009-0191-y. Read online PMCID: PMC2792874

Wagstaff, D. A., Kulis, S., & Elek, E. (2009). A six-wave study of the consistency of Mexican/Mexican American preadolescents’ lifetime substance use reports. Journal of Drug Education, 39, 361-384. doi: 10.2190/DE.39.4.b Read online PMCID: PMC2892828


Airriess, C., Li, W., Leong, K. J., Chen, A. C. C., & Keith, V. (2008). Church-based social capital, networks and geographical scale: Katrina evacuation, relocation, and recovery in a New Orleans Vietnamese American community. Geoforum, 39, 1333-1346. doi: 10.1016/j.geoforum.2007.11.003

Anthony, E. K. (2008). Cluster profiles of youths living in urban poverty: Factors affecting risk and resilience. Social Work Research, 32(1), 6-17. doi: 10.1093/swr/32.1.6

Anthony, E. K., & Austin, M. J. (2008). The role of an intermediary organization in promoting research in schools of social work: The case of the Bay Area Social Services Consortium. Social Work Research, 32(4), 287-293. doi: 10.1093/swr/32.4.287 

Anthony, E. K., & Nicotera, N. (2008). Youth perceptions of neighborhood hassles and resources: A mixed method analysis. Children and Youth Services Review, 30(11), 1246-1255. doi: 10.1016/j.childyouth.2008.03.009.

Anthony, E. K., Vu, C. M., & Austin, M. J. (2008). TANF child-only cases: Identifying the characteristics and needs of children living in low-income families. Journal of Children and Poverty, 14(1), 1-20. doi: 10.1080/10796120701871231.

Harthun, M. L., Dustman, P. A., Reeves, L. J., Hecht, M. L., & Marsiglia, F. F. (2008). Culture in the classroom: Developing teacher proficiency in delivering a culturally-grounded prevention curriculum. Journal of Primary Prevention, 43, 435-454. doi: 10.1007/s10935-008-0150-z. Read online PMCID: PMC2615230

Hecht, M. L., Elek, E., Wagstaff, D. A., Kam, J. A., Marsiglia, F. F., Dustman, P. A., Reeves, L. J., & Harthun, M. L. (2008). Immediate and short-term effects of the 5th grade version of the keepin' it REAL substance use prevention intervention. Journal of Drug Education, 38, 225-251. doi: 10.2190/DE.38.3.c. Read online PMCID: PMC2892822

Holleran-Steiker, L. K., Castro, F. G., Kumpfer, K., Marsiglia, F. F., Coard, S., & Hopson, L. M. (2008). A dialogue regarding cultural adaptation of interventions. Journal of Social Work Practice in the Addictions, 8, 154-162. doi: 10.1080/15332560802112094.

Johnson, C. E., Mues, K. E., Mayne, S. L., & Kiblawi, A. N. (2008). Cervical cancer screening among immigrants and ethnic minorities: A systematic review using the Health Belief Model. Journal of Lower Genital Tract Disease, 12(3), 232-241. doi: 10.1097/LGT.0b013e31815d8d88 Read abstract PMID: 18596467

Johnson, C., & Quint, E. (2008). Reproductive health care for women with disabilities: Module 2 Sexuality. American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) Slide Lecture Kit.

Johnson, C. E., Shipp, M., Ali, S. A., Mues, K. E., Bashir, S. A., & Forman, J. (2008). Barriers to reproductive health care use among Somali immigrants with female genital cutting. Obstet Gynecol, 111(Supp 4), 56S.

Kulis, S., Marsiglia, F. F., Castillo, J., Bercerra, D., & Nieri, T. A. (2008). Drug resistance strategies and substance use among adolescents in Monterrey, Mexico. Journal of Primary Prevention, 29, 167-192. doi: 10.1007/s10935-008-0128-x. Read online PMCID: PMC3076702

Kulis, S., Marsiglia, F. F., Lingard, E. C., Nieri, T. A., & Nagoshi, J. L. (2008). Gender identity and substance use among students in two high schools in Monterrey, Mexico. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 95, 258-268. doi: 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2008.01.019.  Read online PMCID: PMC3044649

Li, W., Airriess, C., Chen, A. C. C., Leong, K. J., Keith, V. & Adams, K. (2008). Surviving Katrina and its aftermath: A comparative analysis of evacuation and community mobilization by Vietnamese Americans and African Americans in an eastern New Orleans suburb. Journal of Cultural Geography, 25, 263-286. doi: 10.1080/08873630802476235

Lou, C., Anthony, E. K., Stone, S., Vu, C. M., & Austin, M. J. (2008). Assessing child and youth well-being: Implications for child welfare practice. Journal of Evidence-Based Social Work, 5(1/2), 91-133. [Also published as a book chapter in M. J. Austin (Ed.), Evidence for child welfare practice (pp. 91-133). Binghamton, NY: Haworth Press]. doi: 10.1300/J394v05n01_05

Luengo, M. A., Kulis, S., Marsiglia, F. F., Gomez-Fraguela, J. A., Romero, E., Villar, P., & Nieri, T. A. (2008). A cross-national study of preadolescent substance use: Exploring differences between youth in Spain and Arizona. Substance Use and Misuse, 43, 1574-1596. doi: 10.1080/10826080802241078. Read online PMCID: PMC2730163

Marsiglia, F. F., Kulis, S., Luengo, M. A., Nieri, T. A., & Villar, P. (2008). Immigrant advantage? Substance use among Latin American immigrant and native-born youth in Spain. Ethnicity and Health, 13, 149-170. doi: 10.1080/13557850701830356  Read online PMCID: PMC3038204

Marsiglia, F. F., Nieri, T. A., & Becerra, D. (2008). Substance-abuse prevention and treatment: Challenges and opportunities. In R. Melnick, (Ed.), Greater Phoenix forward: Measuring and meeting our human-services needs (pp. 68-77). Arizona State University.

Reeves, L.  J., Dustman, P. A., Holleran, L., & Marsiglia, F. F. (2008). Creating culturally-grounded prevention video: Defining moments in the journey to collaboration. Journal of Social Work Practice in the Addictions, 8, 65-94. doi: 10.1080/15332560802108647 Read abstract online.

Rountree, M. A., Pomeroy, E. C., & Marsiglia, F. F. (2008). Domestic violence shelters as prevention agents for HIV/AIDS? Health and Social Work, 33, 221-228. doi: 10.1093/hsw/33.3.221

Ryan, L., Miller-Loessi, K. A., & Nieri, T. A. (2008). Relationships with adults as predictors of substance use, gang involvement, and threats to safety among disadvantaged urban high-school adolescents. Journal of Community Psychology, 35, 1-19. doi: 10.1002/jcop.20211

Smokowski, P.R. Rose, R., & Bacallao, M. (2008). Acculturation and Latino Family Processes: How cultural involvement, biculturalism, and acculturation gaps influence family dynamics. Family Relations, 57(3), 295-308. doi: 10.1111/j.1741-3729.2008.00501.x  Read abstract online.

Stromwall, L. K., Larson, N.C., Nieri, T. A., Holley, L. C., Topping, D., Castillo, J., & Ashford, J. B. (2008). Parents with co-occurring mental health and substance abuse conditions involved in child protection services: Clinical profile and treatment needs. Child Welfare, 87, 95-113.

Voisine, S., Parsai, M., Marsiglia, F. F., Kulis, S., & Nieri, T. A. (2008). Effects of parental monitoring, permissiveness, and injunctive norms on substance use among Mexican and Mexican American adolescents. Families in Society, 89, 264-273. doi: 10.1606/1044-3894.3742 Read online PMCID: PMC 2910623


Bacallao, M. & Smokowski, P.R. (2007). The costs of getting ahead: Mexican family systems after immigration. Family Relations, 56, 52-66. doi: 10.1111/j.1741-3729.2007.00439.x  Read abstract online.

Castro, F. G., & Coe, K. (2007). Traditions and alcohol use: A mixed-methods analysis. Cultural Diversity and Ethnic Minority Psychology, 13, 269-284. doi: 10.1037/1099-9809.13.4.269. Read online PMCID: PMC3235530

Castro, F. G., Nichols, E., & Kater, K. (2007). Relapse prevention with Hispanic and other populations: Can cultural resilience promote relapse prevention? In K. Witkiewitz & G.A. Marlatt (Eds.), A therapist’s guide to evidence-based relapse prevention (pp. 257-290). Burlington, MA: Elsevier.

Chen, A. C. C., Keith, V. M., Airriess, C., Li, W. & Leong, K. J. (2007). Economic vulnerability, discrimination, and Hurricane Katrina: Health among Black Katrina survivors in eastern New Orleans. Journal of the American Psychiatric Nurses Association, 13, 257-266. doi: 10.1177/1078390307307260

Chen, A. C. C., Keith, V. M., Leong, K. J. Airriess, C., Li, W., #Chung, K. Y., & #Lee, C. C. (2007). Hurricane Katrina: Prior trauma, poverty and health among Vietnamese survivors. International Nursing Review, 54, 324-331. doi: 10.1111/j.1466-7657.2007.00597.x.

Chen, A.C.C. & Thompson, E. A. (2007). Preventing adolescent risky sexual behaviors: Parents matter! Journal of Specialists in Pediatric Nursing, 12, 2, 119-122. doi: 10.1111/j.1744-6155.2007.00101.x Read abstract online.

Dixon, A. L., Yabiku, S. T., Okamoto, S. K., Tann, S. S., Marsiglia, F. F., Kulis, S., & Burke, A.M. (2007). The efficacy of a multicultural prevention intervention among urban American Indian youth in the Southwest U.S. Journal of Primary Prevention, 28, 547-568. doi: 10.1007/s10935-007-0114-8.  Read online PMCID: PMC3042736

Goodman, M. P., Bachmann, G., Johnson, C., Fourcroy, J. L., Goldstein, A., Goldstein, G., & Sklar, S. (2007). Is elective vulvar plastic surgery ever warranted, and what screening should be conducted preoperatively? Controversies in sexual medicine. J Sexual Medicine, 4, 269-276. doi: 10.1111/j.1743-6109.2007.00431.x

Johnson, C., & Nour, N. M. (2007). Surgical techniques: Defibulation of Type III female genital cutting. J Sexual Medicine, 4, 1544-1547. doi: 10.1111/j.1743-6109.2007.00616.x

Kulis, S., Marsiglia, F. F., Sicotte, D.M., & Nieri, T. A. (2007). Neighborhood effects on youth substance use in a southwestern city. Sociological Perspectives, 50, 273-301. doi: 10.1525/sop.2007.50.2.273  Read online PMCID: PMC3040571

Kulis, S., Nieri, T. A., Yabiku, S. T, Stromwall, L., & Marsiglia, F. F. (2007). Promoting reduced and discontinued substance use among adolescent substance users: Effectiveness of a universal prevention program. Prevention Science, 8, 35-49. doi: 10.1007/s11121-006-0052-3 Read online PMCID: PMC3055561

Kulis, S., Yabiku, S. T., Marsiglia, F. F., Nieri, T. A., & Crossman, A. (2007). Differences by gender, ethnicity and acculturation in the efficacy of the keepin’ it REAL model prevention program. Journal of Drug Education 37, 123-144. doi: 10.2190/C467-16T1-HV11-3V80 Read online PMCID: PMC3838635

Leong, K. J., Airriess, C., Chen, A. C. C., Keith, V. M., Li, W., Wang, Y. & Adams, K. (2007). From invisibility to hypervisibility: the complexity of race, survival, and resiliency for the Vietnamese American community in eastern New Orleans. In K. Bates and R. Swan (Ed.), Through the eye of Katrina, social justice in the United States (pp. 169-185). Durham, NC: Carolina Academic Press.

Leong, K. J., Airriess, C., Li, W., Chen, A. C. C., & Keith, V. (2007). Resilient history and the rebuilding of a community: The Vietnamese American community in New Orleans east. The Journal of American History, 94, 3, 79-88. doi: 10.2307/25095138

Smokowski, P.R. & Bacallao, M. (2007). Acculturation, internalizing mental health symptoms, and self-esteem:  Cultural experiences of Latino adolescents in North Carolina.  Child Psychiatry and Human Development, 37(3), 273-292. doi: 10.1007/s10578-006-0035-4 Read abstract PMID: 17103301

Smokowski, P.R., Chapman, M.V., & Bacallao, M. (2007) Acculturation risk and protective factors: Mediating and moderating processes in the development of mental health problems in Latino adolescents. Journal of Human Behavior and the Social Environment, 16(3), 33-56. doi: 10.1300/10911350802107710 Read article online.

Sun, A. (2007). Relapse among substance-abusing women: Components and processes. Substance Use and Misuse, 42, 1-21. doi: 10.1080/10826080601094082.

Tann, S. S., Yabiku, S. T., Okamoto, S. K., & Yanow, J. (2007). TRIADD: The risk for alcohol abuse, depression and diabetes multimorbidity in the American Indian and Alaska Native population. American Indian and Alaska Native Mental Health Research, 14, 1-23. doi: 10.5820/aian.1401.2007.5 Read online PMCID: PMC3040496

Yabiku, S. T., Kulis, S., Marsiglia, F. F., Lewin, B., Nieri, T. A., & Hussaini, S. (2007). Neighborhood effects on the efficacy of a program to prevent youth alcohol use. Substance Use and Misuse, 42, 65-87. doi: 10.1080/10826080601094264. Read online PMCID: PMC3046879

Yabiku, S. T., Rayle, A. D., Okamoto, S. K., Marsiglia, F. F., & Kulis, S. (2007). The effect of neighborhood context on the drug use of American Indian youth of the Southwest. Journal of Ethnicity in Substance Abuse, 6, 181-204. Reprinted in P.L. Myers (Ed.), 21st century research on drugs and ethnicity: Studies supported by the National Institute on Drug Abuse, NY: Haworth, 2007. doi: 10.1300/J233v06n02-11. Read online PMCID: PMC3045036


Apostolopoulos, Y., Sonmez, S., Kronenfeld, J., Castillo, E., McLendon, L., & Smith, D. (2006). STI/HIV risks for Latino migrant laborers: Exploratory ethnographies. Journal of Immigrant Health, 8, 291-302. doi: 10.1007/s10903-006-9334-2.

Ashford, J. B. (2006). Comparing the effects of judicial versus child protective service relationships on parental attitudes in the juvenile dependency process. Research on Social Work Practice, 16, 582-590. doi: 10.1177/1049731506289726.

Ashford, J. B., Holschuh, J. (2006). Fairness issues in law and mental health: Directions for future social work research. Journal of Sociology & Social Welfare, 33, 151-172.

Elek, E., Miller-Day, M., & Hecht, M. (2006). Influences of personal, injunctive, and descriptive norms on early adolescent substance use. Journal of Drug Issues, 36, 147-171. doi: 10.1177/002204260603600107 Read abstract online.

Holley, L. C., Kulis, S., Marsiglia, F. F., Keith, V. M. (2006). Ethnicity versus ethnic identity: What predicts substance use norms and behaviors? Journal of Social Work Practice in the Addictions, 6, 53-79. doi: 10.1300/J160v06n03_06 Read abstract online.

Johnson, C., & Berman, J. (2006). Androgen receptor expression in women and its relationship to sexual function. In M. M. Gelfand & T. Tulandi (Eds.), Androgens and Reproductive Aging (pp. 29-42). UK: Taylor & Francis. doi: 10.1201/b14632-5

Kulis, S., Okamoto, S., Rayle, A., & Nyakoe, S. (2006). Social contexts of drug offers among American Indian youth and their relationship to substance use. Cultural Diversity & Ethnic Minority Psychology, 12, 20-44. doi: 10.1037/1099-9809.12.1.30. Read online PMCID: PMC3046425

Marsiglia, F. F. (2006). Process of resiliency and vulnerability among Latinos. In R. Fong, R. McRoy, & C. Ortiz-Hendricks. (Eds.), Intersecting child welfare, substance abuse, and family violence (pp. 187-212). Alexandria, VA, Council on Social Work Education Press.

Marsiglia, F. F., Nieri, T. A., Stiffman, A. R. (2006). HIV/AIDS protective factors among urban American Indian youths. Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved, 17, 745-758. doi: 10.1353/hpu.2006.0128. Read online PMCID: PMC3038781

Okamoto, S. K., LeCroy, C. W., Tann, S. S., Rayle, A. D., Kulis, S., Dustman, P. A., & Berceli, D. (2006). The implications of ecologically based assessment for primary prevention with indigenous youth populations. Journal of Primary Prevention, 27, 155-177. doi: 10.1007/s10935-005-0016-6. Read online PMCID: PMC3043385

Rayle, A. D., Kulis, S., Okamoto, S. K., Tann, S. S., LeCroy, C.W., Dustman, P. A., & Burke, A.M. (2006). Who is offering and how often? Gender differences in drug offers among American Indian adolescents of the Southwest. Journal of Early Adolescence, 26, 1-22. doi: 10.1177/0272431606288551. Read online PMCID: PMC3042715

Smokowski, P.R. & Bacallao, M. (2006). Acculturation and aggression in Latino adolescents: A structural model focusing on cultural risk factors and assets. Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology, 34(5), 657-671. doi: 10.1007/s10802-006-9049-4

Warren, J. R., Hecht, M. L., Wagstaff, D. A., Elek, E., Ndiaya, K., Dustman, P. A., & Marsiglia, F. F. (2006). Communicating prevention: The effects of the keepin’ it REAL classroom videotapes and televised PSAs on middle-school students’ substance use. Journal of Applied Communication Research, 34, 210-228. doi: 10.1080/00909880600574153. Read abstract online.

Yabiku, S. T., & Farone, D. W. (2006). Social and personal coping resources, functional impairment, and perceived health status among Mexican-origin elders. Journal of Ethnic & Cultural Diversity in Social Work, 15, 31-50. doi: 10.1300/J051v15n03̱02.


Adam, M. B., McGuire, J. K., Walsh, M., Basta, J., LeCroy, C. W.(2005). Acculturation as a predictor of the onset of sexual intercourse among Hispanic and White teens. Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, 159, 261-265. doi: 10.1001/archpedi.159.3.261

Johnson, C. E., & Berman,  J. R. (2005). The role of androgens in hormone replacement therapy. Expert Opin Pharmacother, 6(11), 1815-31. doi: 10.1517/14656566.6.11.1815

Kulis, S., Marsiglia, F. F., Elek, E., Dustman, P. A., Wagstaff, D. A., & Hecht, M. L. (2005). Mexican/Mexican American adolescents and keepin’ it REAL: An evidence-based substance use prevention program. Children and Schools, 27, 133-145. doi: 10.1093/cs/27.3.133 Read online PMCID: PMC3043619

Marsiglia, F. F., Kulis, S., Nieri, T. A., & Parsai, M. (2005). God forbid! Substance use among religious and nonreligious youth. American Journal of Orthopsychiatry, 75, 585-598. doi: 10.1037/0002-9432.75.4.585. Read online PMCID: PMC3043382

Marsiglia, F. F., Kulis, S., Wagstaff, D. A., Elek, E., & Dran, D. (2005). Acculturation status and substance use prevention with Mexican and Mexican American youth. Journal of Social Work Practice in the Addictions, 5, 85-111. doi: 10.1300/J160v5n01_05. Reprinted in M. De la Rosa, L. Holleran, & L.A. Straussner (Eds.), Substance abusing Latinos: Current research on epidemiology, prevention and treatment. NY: Haworth, 2005. Read online PMCID: PMC3110070

Nieri, T. A., Kulis, S., Keith, V. M., & Hurdle, D. (2005). Body image, acculturation, and substance abuse among boys and girls in the Southwest. The American Journal of Drug and Alcohol Abuse, 31, 617-639. doi: 10.1081/ADA-200068418. Read online PMCID: PMC3043457

Tann, S. S. (2005). Implications for quality of life research in Latino populations. Journal of Transcultural Nursing 16, 136-141. doi: 10.1177/1043659604273552.


Ashford, J. B. (2004). Treating substance-abusing parents: A study of the Pima county family drug court approach. Juvenile and Family Court Journal, 55, 27-37. doi: 10.1111/j.1755-6988.2004.tb00171.x.

Ashford, J.B., & Faith, R. (2004). Testing models of justice and trust: A study of mediation in child dependency disputes. Social Work Research, 28, 18-27. doi: 10.1093/swr/28.1.18

Hecht, M. L., Marsiglia, F. F., & Kayo, R. (2004). Cultural factors in adolescent prevention. Addiction Professional, 2, 21-25.

Johnson, C., Dubey, A., & Gindoff, P. (2004).  Pituitary Lactotroph Disorders. In L. Martini (Ed.),  Encyclopedia of Endocrine Diseases: Vol. 3 (pp. 654-660). San Diego, CA: Elsevier.

Kulis, S., Marsiglia, F. F., Nieri, T. A., Sicotte, D., & Hohmann-Marriott, B. (2004). Majority rules? The effects of school ethnic composition on substance use by Mexican heritage adolescents. Sociological Focus, 37, 373-393. doi: 10.1080/00380237.2004.10571252 Read online PMCID: PMC3113510.

LeCroy, C. W. (2004). Experimental evaluation of “Go Grrrls” preventive intervention for early adolescent girls. The Journal of Primary Prevention, 25, 457-473. doi: 10.1023/B:JOPP.0000048112.10700.89

Marsiglia, F. F., Kulis, S., Hecht, M. L., & Sills, S. (2004). Ethnicity and ethnic identity as predictors of drug norms and drug use among pre-adolescents in the Southwest. Substance Use and Misuse, 39, 1061-1094. doi: 10.1081/JA-120038030.  Read online PMCID: PMC3838636

Okamoto, S. K., LeCroy, C. W., Dustman, P. A., Hohmann-Marriott, B., & Kulis, S. (2004). An ecological assessment of drug related problem situations for American Indian adolescents of the Southwest. Journal of Social Work Practice in the Addictions, 4, 47-63. doi: 10.1300/J160v04n03_04. Read online PMCID: PMC3043617

Rodriquez, G. M., & Luis Villar, M. A. (2004). Descriptive study of drug use among adolescents in higher middle education in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. Revista Latino-Americana de Enfermagem, 12, 391-397. doi: 10.1590/S0104-11692004000700014

Stromwall, L. K., & Larson, N. C. (2004). Women's experience of co-occurring substance abuse and mental health conditions. Journal of Social Work Practice in the Addictions, 4, 81-96. doi: 10.1300/J160v04n01_06.


Gosin, M. N., Dustman, P. A., Drapeau, A. E., & Harthun, M. L. (2003). Participatory action research: Creating an effective prevention curriculum for adolescents in the Southwest. Health Education Research: Theory and Practice, 18, 363-379. doi: 10.1093/her/cyf026.  Read abstract PMID: 12828237

Gosin, M., Marsiglia, F. F., & Hecht, M. L. (2003). keepin' it R.E.A.L: A drug resistance curriculum tailored to the strengths and needs of preadolescents of the Southwest. Journal of Drug Education, 33, 119-142. Read abstract PMID: 12929705

Hecht, M. L., Marsiglia, F. F., Elek, E., Wagstaff, D. A., Kulis, S., & Dustman, P. A. (2003). Culturally-grounded substance use prevention: An evaluation of the keepin’ it REAL curriculum. Prevention Science, 4, 233-248.  doi: 10.1023/A:1026016131401 Read abstract PMID: 14598996

Hurdle, D. E., Okamoto, S. K., & Miles, B. (2003). Family influences on alcohol and drug use by American Indian youth: Implications for prevention. Journal of Family Social Work, 7, 53-68. doi: 10.1300/J039v07n01_04 Read abstract online.

Kulis, S., Marsiglia, F. F., & Hurdle, D. E. (2003). Gender identity, ethnicity, acculturation and drug use: Exploring differences among adolescents in the Southwest. Journal of Community Psychology, 31, 1-22. doi: 10.1002/jcop.10041 Read online PMCID: PMC3045088

Lindenberg, C. S., Yates, S. H., Strawbridge, M., Chen, A. C. C., Hale, A., Solorzano, R. M., & Pittman, K. (2003). A web-based bilingual teen health intervention: Lessons learned. Hispanic Health Care International, 2(1), 22-30. 

Marsiglia, F. F., Miles, B.W., Dustman, P. A., & Sills, S. (2003). Ties that protect: An ecological perspective on Latino/a urban pre-adolescent drug use. Journal of Ethnic and Cultural Diversity in Social Work, 11, 191-220. doi: 10.1300/J051v11n03_03 Read abstract online.

Napoli, M., Marsiglia, F. F., & Kulis, S. (2003). Sense of belonging to school as a protective factor against drug use among urban Southwest Native American pre-adolescents. Journal of Social Work Practice in the Addictions, 3, 25-41. doi: 10.1300J160v03n02_03. Read online PMCID: PMC3045112

Waller, M. A., Okamoto, S. K., Miles, B., & Hurdle, D. E. (2003). Resiliency factors related to substance use/resistance: Perceptions of Native adolescents of the Southwest. Journal of Sociology and Social Welfare, 30, 79-94. Read article online.


Harthun, M. L., Drapeau, A. E., Dustman, P. A., & Marsiglia, F. F. (2002). Implementing a prevention curriculum: An effective researcher-teacher partnership. Education and Urban Society, 34, 353-364. doi: 10.1177/0013124502034003005 Read abstract online.

Holleran, L., Reeves, L. J., Dustman, P. A., & Marsiglia, F. F. (2002). Creating culturally grounded videos for substance abuse prevention: A dual perspective on process. Journal of Social Work Practice in the Addictions, 2, 55-78. doi: 10.1300/J160v02n01_04  Read abstract online.

Kulis, S., Marsiglia, F. F., & Hecht, M. L. (2002). Gender labels and gender identity as predictors of drug use among ethnically diverse middle school students. Youth and Society, 33, 442-475. doi: 10.1177/0044118X02033003005 Read abstract online.

Kulis, S., Napoli, M., & Marsiglia, F. F. (2002). Ethnic pride, biculturalism, and drug use norms of urban American Indian adolescents. Social Work Research, 26, 101-112. doi: 10.1093/swr/26.2.101 Read online PMCID: PMC3051189.

Marsiglia, F. F. (2002). Navigating in groups…experiencing the cultural as political. Social Work with Groups, 25, 129-137. doi: 10.1300/J009v25n01_17

Marsiglia, F. F., & Waller, M. A.(2002). Language preference and drug use among Southwestern Mexican American middle school students. Children & Schools, 25, 145-158. doi: 10.1093/cs/24.3.145

Marsiglia, F. F., & Daley, J. M. (2002). Latinos participating in multiethnic coalitions to prevent substance abuse: A case study. Journal of Human Behavior in the Social Environment, 5, 97-121. doi: 10.1300/J137v05n03_06

Stromwall, L. K. (2002). Mental health barriers to employment for TANF recipients. Journal of Poverty, 6, 109-120. doi: 0.1300/J134v06n03_05


Daley, J. M., & Marsiglia, F. F. (2001). Social diversity within nonprofit boards: Members' views on status and issues. Journal of the Community Development Society, 32, 290-309. doi: 10.1080/15575330109489683

Marsiglia, F. F., Kulis, S., & Hecht, M. L. (2001). Ethnic labels and ethnic identity as predictors of drug use and drug exposure among middle school students in the Southwest. Journal of Research on Adolescence, 11, 21-48. doi: 10.1111/1532-7795.00002 Read abstract online.

Okamoto, S. K., Hurdle, D. E., & Marsiglia, F. F. (2001). Exploring culturally-based drug resistance strategies used by American Indian adolescents of the Southwest. Journal of Alcohol and Drug Education, 47, 45-59. Read abstract online.


Daley, J. M., & Marsiglia, F. F. (2000). Community participation: Old wine in new bottles? Journal of Community Practice, 8, 61-86. doi: 10.1300/J125v08n01_04

Al-Kouatly, H. B., Johnson, C., Skupski, D., & Alonso, M. L. (2000). Double trisomy in spontaneous abortions – An 11-year review. Genetics in Medicine, 2(1), 91. doi:10.1097/00125817-200001000-00142

Marsiglia, F. F., Holleran, L., & Jackson, K. M. (2000). Assessing the effect of external resources on school-based substance abuse prevention. Social Work in Education, 22, 145-161. doi: 10.1093/cs/22.3.145

Patterson, S., & Marsiglia, F. F. (2000). Mi casa es su casa: A beginning exploration of Mexican Americans’ natural helping. Families in Society, 81, 22-31. doi: 10.1606/1044-3894.1089

Pitt, R., & Marsiglia, F. F. (2000). Like oil in water: Exploring the narratives of an undocumented worker. Reflections, 6, 18-23.


Marsiglia, F. F., & Holleran, L. (1999). I’ve learned so much from my mother: Ethnography of a group of Chicana high school students. Social Work in Education, 21, 220-237. doi: 10.1093/cs/21.4.220

Marsiglia, F. F., & Navarro, R. (1999). Acculturation status and HIV/AIDS knowledge and perception of risk among a group of Mexican American middle school students. Journal of HIV/AIDS Prevention and Education for Adolescents & Children, 3, 43-61. doi: 10.1300/J129v03n03_04

Warren, M. G., Weitz, R. & Kulis, S. (1999). The impact of managed care on physicians. Health Care Management Review, 24, 44-56.


Marsiglia, F. F., Cross, S., & Mitchell, V. (1998). Culturally grounded group work with adolescent American Indian students. Social Work with Groups, 21, 89-102. doi: 10.1300/J009v21n01_08

Warren, M. G., Weitz, R. & Kulis, S. (1998). Physician satisfaction in a changing health care environment: The impact of challenges to professional autonomy, authority, and dominance. Journal of Health and Social Behavior, 39, 356-367. 


Marsiglia, F. F., & Zorita, P. M. B.. (1996). Narratives as a means to support Latino/a students in higher education. Reflections, 2, 54-62.