PUBLICATIONS

Place
Enclaves

Gerst, K., Miranda, P. Y., Eschbach, K., Sheffield, K. M., Peek, M. K., & Markides, K. S. (2011). Protective neighborhoods: Neighborhood proportion of Mexican Americans and depressive symptoms in very old Mexican Americans. Journal of American Geriatrics Society, 59(2), 353-358.

Almeida, J, Molnar, BE, Kawachi, I, Subramanian, SV. A multilevel analysis of social ties and social cohesion among Latinos and their neighborhoods: Results from Chicago. Journal of Urban Health, 2009. 86(5): p. 745-59.

Osypuk, T. L., Bates, L. M., & Acevedo-Garcia, D. (2010). Another Mexican birthweight paradox? The role of residential enclaves and neighborhood poverty in the birthweight of Mexican origin infants. Social Science & Medicine, 70(4), 550-560.

Osypuk, T. L., Diez Roux, A. V., Hadley, C., & Kandula, N. R. (2009). Are immigrant enclaves healthy places to live? The multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis. Social Science & Medicine, 69(1), 110-120.

Viruell-Fuentes, E. A. (2007). Beyond acculturation: Immigration, discrimination, and health research among Mexicans in the United States. Social Science & Medicine, 65(7), 1524-1535.

Neighborhoods

Rosenfeld, L., Chew, G. L., Rudd, R., Emmons, K., Acosta, L., Perzanowski, M., et al. (2011). Are building-level characteristics associated with indoor allergens in the household? Journal of Urban Health, 88(1), 14-29.

Abdulrahim, S., El Shareef, M., Alameddine, M., Afifi, R. A., & Hammad, S. (2010). The potentials and challenges of an academic-community partnership in a low-trust urban context. Journal of Urban Health, 87(6), 1017-1020.

Frank, R., & Bjornstrom, E. (In press). A tale of two cities: Residential context and risky behavior among adolescents in Los Angeles and Chicago. Health & Place.

Mair, C., Diez Roux, A. V., Osypuk, T. L., Rapp, S. R., Seeman, T., & Watson, K. E. (2010). Is neighborhood racial/ethnic composition associated with depressive symptoms? The multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis. Social Science & Medicine.

Osypuk, T. L., & Acevedo-Garcia, D. (2010). Beyond individual neighborhoods: A geography of opportunity perspective for understanding racial/ethnic health disparities. Health & Place, 16(6), 1113-1123.

Rosenfeld, L., Rudd, R., Chew, G. L., Emmons, K., & Acevedo-Garcia, D. (2010). Are neighborhood-level characteristics associated with indoor allergens in the household? Journal of Asthma, 47(1), 66-75.

Walker, R. E., Keane, C. R., & Burke, J. G. (2010). Disparities and access to healthy food in the United States: A review of food deserts literature. Health Place, 16(5), 876-884.

Bird, C. E., Seeman, T. E., Escarce, J. J., Basurto-Davila, R., Finch, B. K., Dubowitz, T., et al. (2009). Neighbourhood socioeconomic status and biological "wear & tear" in a nationally representative sample of U.S. adults. Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health

Echeverria, S. E., Borrell, L. N., Brown, D., & Rhoads, G. (2009). A local area analysis of racial, ethnic, and neighborhood disparities in breast cancer staging. Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention, 18(11), 3024-3029.

Acevedo-Garcia, D., & Osypuk, T. L. (2008). Impacts of housing and neighborhoods on health: Pathways, racial/ethnic disparities, and policy directions. In J. H. Carr & N. K. Kutty (Eds.), Segregation: The Rising Costs for America (pp. 197-235). New York : Routledge.

Dubowitz, T., Heron, M., Bird, C. E., Lurie, N., Finch, B. K., Basurto-Davila, R., et al. (2008). Neighborhood socioeconomic status and fruit and vegetable intake among Whites, Blacks, and Mexican Americans in the United States. American Journal Clinical Nutrition, 87(6), 1883-1891.

Dubowitz, T., Subramanian, S. V., Acevedo-Garcia, D., Osypuk, T. L., & Peterson, K. E. (2008). Individual and neighborhood differences in diet among low-income foreign and U.S.-born women. Women's Health Issues, 18(3), 181-190.

Do, D. P., Dubowitz, T., Bird, C. E., Lurie, N., Escarce, J. J., & Finch, B. K. (2007). Neighborhood context and ethnicity differences in body mass index: A multilevel analysis using the NHANES III survey (1988-1994). Economics & Human Biology, 5(2), 179-203.

Frank, R., Cerda, M., & Rendon, M. (2007). Barrios and burbs: Residential context and health-risk behaviors among Angeleno adolescents. Journal of Health and Social Behavior, 48(3), 283-300.

Haas, J. S., Earle, C. C., Orav, J. E., Brawarsky, P., Neville, B. A., Acevedo-Garcia, D., et al. (2007). Lower use of hospice by cancer patients who live in minority versus White areas. Journal of General Internal Medicine, 22(3), 396-399.

Osypuk, T. L., & Galea, S. (2007). What level macro? Choosing appropriate levels for modeling space, place, and health. In S. Galea (Ed.), Macrosocial determinants of population health (pp. 399-435). New York, NY: Springer Media.

Datta, G. D., Subramanian, S. V., Colditz, G. A., Kawachi, I., Palmer, J. R., & Rosenberg, L. (2006). Individual, neighborhood, and state-level predictors of smoking among US Black women: A multilevel analysis. Social Science & Medicine, 63(4), 1034-1044.

Goldman, R. E., Barbeau, E., Hunt, M. K., Acevedo-Garcia, D., Emmons, K. M., Gagne, J., et al. (2008). Perceptions of health promotion and cancer prevention among adults in working-class occupations and neighborhoods. Health Education & Behavior, 35(6), 777-790.

Israel, B., Schulz, A. J., Estrada-Martinez, L., Zenk, S. N., Viruell-Fuentes, E. A., Villarruel, A., et al. (2006). Engaging Urban Residents in Assessing Neighborhood Environments and their Implications for Health. Journal of Urban Health, 83(3), 523-539.

Datta, G. D., Colditz, G. A., Kawachi, I., Subramanian, S. V., Palmer, J. R., & Rosenberg, L. (2006). Individual-, neighborhood-, and state-level socioeconomic predictors of cervical carcinoma screening among U.S. Black women: A multilevel analysis. Cancer, 106(3), 664-669.

Savoie, K. L., Savas, S. A., Hammad, A. S., Jamil, H., Nriagu, J. O., & Abdulrahim, S. (2005). Environmental justice and environmental health: Focus group assessments of the perceptions of Arab Americans in metro Detroit. Ethnicity & Disease, 15(Suppl 1), S1-41-42.

Echeverria, S. E., Diez-Roux, A. V., & Link, B. G. (2004). Reliability of self-reported neighborhood characteristics. Journal of Urban Health, 81(4), 682-701.

Metzler, M. M., Higgins, D. L., Beeker, C. G., Freudenberg, N., Lantz, P., Senturia, K. D., et al. (2003). Addressing Urban Health in Detroit, New York, and Seattle through Community-based Participatory Research Partnerships. American Journal of Public Health, 93(5), 803-811.

Lantz, P. M., Viruell-Fuentes, E. A., Israel, B., Softley, D., & Guzman, R. (2001). Can communities and academia work together on public health research? Evaluation results from a community-based participatory research partnership in Detroit. Journal of Urban Health, 78(3), 495-507.

Segregation

Osypuk, T. L., Galea, S., McArdle, N., & Acevedo-Garcia, D. (2009). Quantifying separate and unequal: Racial-ethnic distributions of neighborhood poverty in metropolitan america. Urban Affairs Review, 45(1), 25-65.

Acevedo-Garcia, D., & Osypuk, T. L. (2008). Invited commentary: Residential segregation and health-the complexity of modeling separate social contexts. American Journal of Epidemiology, 168(11), 1255-1258.

Acevedo-Garcia, D., Osypuk, T. L., McArdle, N., & Williams, D. R. (2008). Toward a policy-relevant analysis of geographic and racial/ethnic disparities in child health. Health Affairs, 27(2), 321-333.

Osypuk, T. L., & Acevedo-Garcia, D. (2008). Are racial disparities in preterm birth larger in hypersegregated areas? American Journal of Epidemiology, 167(11), 1295-1304.

Subramanian, S. V., Acevedo-Garcia, D., & Osypuk, T. L. (2005). Racial residential segregation and geographic heterogeneity in black/white disparity in poor self-rated health in the US: A multilevel statistical analysis. Social Science & Medicine, 60(8), 1667-1679.

Acevedo-Garcia, D., Lochner, K. A., Osypuk, T. L., & Subramanian, S. V. (2003). Future directions in residential segregation and health research: A multilevel approach. American Journal of Public Health, 93(2), 215-221.

Migration

Perez, D. J., Fortuna, L., & Alegria, M. (2008). Prevalence and Correlates of Everyday Discrimination among U.S. Latinos. Journal of Community Psychology, 36(4), 421-433.

Acculturation

Crist, J. D., McEwen, M. M., Herrera, A. P., Kim, S. S., Pasvogel, A., & Hepworth, J. T. (2009). Caregiving burden, acculturation, familism, and Mexican American elders' use of home care services. Research and Theory for Nursing Practice, 23(3),165-180.

Viruell-Fuentes, E. A. (2007). Beyond acculturation: Immigration, discrimination, and health research among Mexicans in the United States. Social Science & Medicine, 65(7), 1524-1535.

Dubowitz, T., Acevedo-Garcia, D., Salkeld, J., Lindsay, A. C., Subramanian, S. V., & Peterson, K. E. (2007). Lifecourse, immigrant status and acculturation in food purchasing and preparation among low-income mothers. Public Health Nutrition 10(4), 396-404.

Echeverria, S. E., & Carrasquillo, O. (2006). The roles of citizenship status, acculturation, and health insurance in breast and cervical cancer screening among immigrant women. Medical Care, 44(8), 788-792.

Dallo, F. J., & James, S. A. (2000). Acculturation and blood pressure in a community-based sample of Chaldean-American women. Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health, 2(3), 145-153.

Gold, D. R., & Acevedo-Garcia, D. (2005). Immigration to the United States and acculturation as risk factors for asthma and allergy. Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, 116(1), 38-41.

Assimilation/Segmented Assimilation

Osypuk, T. L., Bates, L. M., & Acevedo-Garcia, D. (2010). Another Mexican birthweight paradox? The role of residential enclaves and neighborhood poverty in the birthweight of Mexican origin infants. Social Science & Medicine, 70(4), 550-560.

Kaestner, R., Pearson, J. A., Keene, D., & Geronimus, A. T. (2009). Stress, allostatic load and health of Mexican immigrants. Social Science Quarterly, 90(5), 1089-1111.

Osypuk, T. L., & Acevedo-Garcia, D. (2010). Support for smoke-free policies: A nationwide analysis of immigrants, US-born, and other demographic groups, 1995-2002. American Journal of Public Health, 100(1), 171-181.

Frank, R., Cerda, M., & Rendon, M. (2007). Barrios and burbs: Residential context and health-risk behaviors among Angeleno adolescents. Journal of Health and Social Behavior, 48(3), 283-300.

Acevedo-Garcia, D., Pan, J., Jun, H. J., Osypuk, T. L., & Emmons, K. M. (2005). The effect of immigrant generation on smoking. Social Science & Medicine, 61(6), 1223-1242.

Acevedo-Garcia, D., Barbeau, E., Bishop, J. A., Pan, J., & Emmons, K. M. (2004). Undoing an epidemiological paradox: The tobacco industry's targeting of US Immigrants. American Journal of Public Health, 94(12), 2188-2193.

Nativity

Keyes, K. M., Martins, S. S., Hatzenbuehler, M. L., Blanco, C., Bates, L. M., & Hasin, D. S. (In press). Mental health service utilization for psychiatric disorders among Latinos living in the United States: The role of ethnic subgroup, ethnic identity, and language/social preferences. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology

Almeida, J, Kawachi, I, Molnar, BE, Subramanian, SV. Ethnicity and nativity status as determinants of perceived social support: Testing the concept of familism. Social Science & Medicine, 2009. 68(10): p. 1852-8.

Osypuk, T. L., Bates, L. M., & Acevedo-Garcia, D. (2010). Another Mexican birthweight paradox? The role of residential enclaves and neighborhood poverty in the birthweight of Mexican origin infants. Social Science & Medicine, 70(4), 550-560.

Gupta, J., Acevedo-Garcia, D., Hemenway, D., Decker, M. R., Raj, A., & Silverman, J. G. (2010). Intimate partner violence perpetration, immigration status, and disparities in a community health center-based sample of men. Public Health Reports, 125 (1), 79-87.

Ross-Sheriff, F., Husain, A., & Tirmazi, M. T. (2010). Mental health of muslim refugees and forced migrants: Practice, theory, and research. Journal of Muslim Mental Health, 5(1), 3-7.

Osypuk, T. L., & Acevedo-Garcia, D. (2010). Support for smoke-free policies: A nationwide analysis of immigrants, US-born, and other demographic groups, 1995-2002. American Journal of Public Health, 100(1), 171-181.

Abdulrahim, S., & Baker, W. (2009). Differences in self-rated health by immigrant status and language preference among Arab Americans in the Detroit Metropolitan Area. Social Science & Medicine, 68(12), 2097-2103.

Chae, D. H., & Ayala, G. (2009). Sexual orientation and sexual behavior among Latino and Asian Americans: Implications for unfair treatment and psychological distress. Journal of Sex Research, 1-9.

Gavin, A. R., Walton, E., Chae, D. H., Alegria, M., Jackson, J. S., & Takeuchi, D. (2010). The associations between socio-economic status and major depressive disorder among Blacks, Latinos, Asians and non-Hispanic Whites: Findings from the Collaborative Psychiatric Epidemiology Studies. Psychological Medicine, 40(1), 51-61.

Gee, G. C., Ro, A., Shariff-Marco, S., & Chae, D. (2009). Racial discrimination and health among Asian Americans: Evidence, assessment, and directions for future research. Epidemiologic Reviews, 31(1), 130-151.

Osypuk, T. L., Subramanian, S. V., Kawachi, I., & Acevedo-Garcia, D. (2009). Is workplace smoking policy equally prevalent and equally effective among immigrants? Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health, 63(10), 784-791.

Perez, D. (2009). The role of patient activation on patient–provider communication and quality of care for US and foreign born Latino patients. Journal of General Internal Medicine, 24(3), 534.

Viruell-Fuentes, E. A., & Schulz, A. J. (2009). Toward a dynamic conceptualization of social ties and context: Implications for understanding immigrant and Latino health. American Journal of Public Health, 99(12), 2167-2175.

Dubowitz, T., Subramanian, S. V., Acevedo-Garcia, D., Osypuk, T. L., & Peterson, K. E. (2008). Individual and neighborhood differences in diet among low-income foreign and U.S.-born women. Women's Health Issues, 18(3), 181-190.

Dallo, F. J., Al Snih, S., & Ajrouch, K. J. (2009). Prevalence of disability among US- and foreign-born Arab Americans: Results from the 2000 US Census. Gerontology, 55(2), 153-161.

Dallo, F. J., Borrell, L. N., & Williams, S. L. (2008). Nativity status and patient perceptions of the patient-physician encounter: Results from the Commonwealth Fund 2001 survey on disparities in quality of health care. Medical Care, 46(2), 185-191.

Gupta, J., Acevedo-Garcia, D., Hemenway, D., Decker, M. R., Raj, A., & Silverman, J. G. (2009). Premigration exposure to political violence and perpetration of intimate partner violence among immigrant men in Boston. American Journal of Public Health, 99(3), 462-469.

Bates, L. M., Acevedo-Garcia, D., Alegria, M., & Krieger, N. (2008). Immigration and generational trends in body mass index and obesity in the United States: Results of the National Latino and Asian American Survey, 2002-2003. American Journal of Publlic Health, 98(1), 70-77.

Chae, D. H., Gavin, A. R., & Takeuchi, D. T. (2006). Smoking prevalence among Asian Americans: Findings from the National Latino and Asian American Study (NLAAS). Public Health Reports, 121(6), 755-763.

Dubowitz, T., Smith-Warner, S. A., Acevedo-Garcia, D., Subramanian, S. V., & Peterson, K. E. (2007). Nativity and duration of time in the United States: Differences in fruit and vegetable intake among low-income postpartum women. American Journal of Public Health, 97(10), 1787-1790.

Ross-Sheriff, F., Tirmazi, T., & Walsh, T. R. (2007). Cultural and religious context of parenting by immigrant South Asian Muslim mothers. In L. J.E, K. Deater-Deckard & M. H. Bornstein (Eds.), Immigrant Families in Contemporary Society (pp. 194-211). New York, NY: The Guildford Press.

Strunin, L., Edwards, E. M., Godette, D. C., & Heeren, T. (2007). Country of origin, age of drinking onset, and drinking patterns among Mexican American young adults. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 91(2-3), 134-140.

Takeuchi, D. T., Zane, N., Hong, S., Chae, D. H., Gong, F., Gee, G. C., et al. (2007). Immigration-related factors and mental disorders among Asian Americans. American Journal of Public Health, 97(1), 84-90.

Dubowitz, T., Acevedo-Garcia, D., Salkeld, J., Lindsay, A. C., Subramanian, S. V., & Peterson, K. E. (2007). Lifecourse, immigrant status and acculturation in food purchasing and preparation among low-income mothers. Public Health Nutrition 10(4), 396-404.

Dallo, F. J., & Borrell, L. N. (2006). Self-reported diabetes and hypertension among Arab Americans in the United States. Ethnicity & Disease 16(3), 699-705.

Acevedo-Garcia, D., Soobader, M. J., & Berkman, L. F. (2005). The differential effect of foreign-born status on low birth weight by race/ethnicity and education. Pediatrics, 115(1), e20-30.

Generational Status

Eskenazi, B., Fenster, L., Castorina, R., Marks, A. R., Sjodin, A., Rosas, L. G., et al. (2011). A comparison of PBDE serum concentrations in Mexican and Mexican-American children living in California. Environmental Health Perspectives.

Viruell-Fuentes, E. A. (2011). “It’s a lot of work”: Racialization processes, ethnic identity formations, and their health implications. Du Bois Review: Social Science Research on Race, 8(Spring), 37-52.

Acevedo-Garcia, D., Bates, L. M., Osypuk, T. L., & McArdle, N. (2010). The effect of immigrant generation and duration on self-rated health among US adults 2003-2007. Social Science & Medicine, 71(6), 1161-1172.

Osypuk, T. L., & Acevedo-Garcia, D. (2010). Support for smoke-free policies: A nationwide analysis of immigrants, US-born, and other demographic groups, 1995-2002. American Journal of Public Health, 100(1), 171-181.

Viruell-Fuentes, E. A., & Schulz, A. J. (2009). Toward a dynamic conceptualization of social ties and context: Implications for understanding immigrant and Latino health. American Journal of Public Health, 99(12), 2167-2175.

Ayala, G. X., Baquero, B., & Klinger, S. (2008). A systematic review of the relationship between acculturation and diet among Latinos in the United States: Implications for future research. Journal of American Dietetic Association, 108(8), 1330-1344.

Viruell-Fuentes, E. A. (2007). Beyond acculturation: Immigration, discrimination, and health research among Mexicans in the United States. Social Science & Medicine, 65(7), 1524-1535.

Bates, L. M., Acevedo-Garcia, D., Alegria, M., & Krieger, N. (2008). Immigration and generational trends in body mass index and obesity in the United States: Results of the National Latino and Asian American Survey, 2002-2003. American Journal of Publlic Health, 98(1), 70-77.

Viruell-Fuentes, E. A. (2006). "My heart is always there": The Transnational practices of first-generation Mexican immigrant and second-generation Mexican American women. Identities: Global Studies in Culture and Power, 13(3), 335-362.

Acevedo-Garcia, D., Pan, J., Jun, H. J., Osypuk, T. L., & Emmons, K. M. (2005). The effect of immigrant generation on smoking. Social Science & Medicine, 61(6), 1223-1242.

Duration of Residence

Eskenazi, B., Fenster, L., Castorina, R., Marks, A. R., Sjodin, A., Rosas, L. G., et al. (2011). A comparison of PBDE serum concentrations in Mexican and Mexican-American children living in California. Environmental Health Perspectives.

Almeida, J, Johnson, RM, McNamara, M, Gupta, J. Peer violence perpetration: Dispelling the myth of the violent immigrant. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 2010.

Kaestner, R., Pearson, J. A., Keene, D., & Geronimus, A. T. (2009). Stress, allostatic load and health of Mexican immigrants. Social Science Quarterly, 90(5), 1089-1111.

Acevedo-Garcia, D., Bates, L. M., Osypuk, T. L., & McArdle, N. (2010). The effect of immigrant generation and duration on self-rated health among US adults 2003-2007. Social Science & Medicine, 71(6), 1161-1172.

Dubowitz, T., Subramanian, S. V., Acevedo-Garcia, D., Osypuk, T. L., & Peterson, K. E. (2008). Individual and neighborhood differences in diet among low-income foreign and U.S.-born women. Women's Health Issues, 18(3), 181-190.

Viruell-Fuentes, E. A. (2007). Beyond acculturation: Immigration, discrimination, and health research among Mexicans in the United States. Social Science & Medicine, 65(7), 1524-1535.

Dubowitz, T., Smith-Warner, S. A., Acevedo-Garcia, D., Subramanian, S. V., & Peterson, K. E. (2007). Nativity and duration of time in the United States: Differences in fruit and vegetable intake among low-income postpartum women. American Journal of Public Health, 97(10), 1787-1790.

Weinick, R. M., Jacobs, E. A., Stone, L. C., Ortega, A. N., & Burstin, H. (2004). Hispanic healthcare disparities: Challenging the myth of a monolithic Hispanic population. Medical Care, 42(4), 313-320.

Language

Keyes, K. M., Martins, S. S., Hatzenbuehler, M. L., Blanco, C., Bates, L. M., & Hasin, D. S. (In press). Mental health service utilization for psychiatric disorders among Latinos living in the United States: The role of ethnic subgroup, ethnic identity, and language/social preferences. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology

Gupta, J., Acevedo-Garcia, D., Hemenway, D., Decker, M. R., Raj, A., & Silverman, J. G. (2010). Intimate partner violence perpetration, immigration status, and disparities in a community health center-based sample of men. Public Health Reports, 125 (1), 79-87.

Viruell-Fuentes, E. A., Morenoff, J. D., Williams, D. R., & House, J. S. (In press). Language of interview, self-rated health, and the other Latino health puzzle. American Journal of Public Health.

Abdulrahim, S., & Baker, W. (2009). Differences in self-rated health by immigrant status and language preference among Arab Americans in the Detroit Metropolitan Area. Social Science & Medicine, 68(12), 2097-2103.

Perez, D. (2009). The role of patient activation on patient–provider communication and quality of care for US and foreign born Latino patients. Journal of General Internal Medicine, 24(3), 534.

Dubowitz, T., Subramanian, S. V., Acevedo-Garcia, D., Osypuk, T. L., & Peterson, K. E. (2008). Individual and neighborhood differences in diet among low-income foreign and U.S.-born women. Women's Health Issues, 18(3), 181-190.

Dallo, F. J., Al Snih, S., & Ajrouch, K. J. (2009). Prevalence of disability among US- and foreign-born Arab Americans: Results from the 2000 US Census. Gerontology, 55(2), 153-161.

Ayala, G. X., Baquero, B., & Klinger, S. (2008). A systematic review of the relationship between acculturation and diet among Latinos in the United States: Implications for future research. Journal of American Dietetic Association, 108(8), 1330-1344.

Akresh, I. R., & Frank, R. (2008). Health selection among new immigrants. American Journal of Public Health, 98(11), 2058-2064.

Blendon, R. J., Buhr, T., Cassidy, E. F., Perez, D. J., Sussman, T., Benson, J. M., et al. (2008). Disparities in physician care: Experiences and perceptions of a multi-ethnic America. Health Affairs, 27(2), 507-517.

Martinez, S. M., Arredondo, E. M., Perez, G., & Baquero, B. (2009). Individual, social, and environmental barriers to and facilitators of physical activity among Latinas living in San Diego County: Focus group results. Family & Community Health, 32(1), 22-33.

Perez, D. (2008). Disparities in physician care, experiences and perceptions of a multi-ethnic America. Health Affairs, 27(2), 507-517.

Dubowitz, T., Acevedo-Garcia, D., Salkeld, J., Lindsay, A. C., Subramanian, S. V., & Peterson, K. E. (2007). Lifecourse, immigrant status and acculturation in food purchasing and preparation among low-income mothers. Public Health Nutrition 10(4), 396-404.

Echeverria, S. E., & Carrasquillo, O. (2006). The roles of citizenship status, acculturation, and health insurance in breast and cervical cancer screening among immigrant women. Medical Care, 44(8), 788-792.

Elder, J. P., Ayala, G. X., Campbell, N. R., Arredondo, E. M., Slymen, D. J., Baquero, B., et al. (2006). Long-term effects of a communication intervention for Spanish-dominant Latinas. American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 31(2), 159-166.

Dallo, F. J., & James, S. A. (2000). Acculturation and blood pressure in a community-based sample of Chaldean-American women. Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health, 2(3), 145-153.

Gany, F. M., Herrera, A. P., Avallone, M., & Changrani, J. (2006). Attitudes, knowledge, and health-seeking behaviors of five immigrant minority communities in the prevention and screening of cancer: A focus group approach. Ethnicity & Health, 11(1), 19-39.

Weinick, R. M., Jacobs, E. A., Stone, L. C., Ortega, A. N., & Burstin, H. (2004). Hispanic healthcare disparities: Challenging the myth of a monolithic Hispanic population. Medical Care, 42(4), 313-320.

Identity

Keyes, K. M., Martins, S. S., Hatzenbuehler, M. L., Blanco, C., Bates, L. M., & Hasin, D. S. (In press). Mental health service utilization for psychiatric disorders among Latinos living in the United States: The role of ethnic subgroup, ethnic identity, and language/social preferences. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology

Viruell-Fuentes, E. A. (2011). “It’s a lot of work”: Racialization processes, ethnic identity formations, and their health implications. Du Bois Review: Social Science Research on Race, 8(Spring), 37-52.

Chae, D. H., & Ayala, G. (2009). Sexual orientation and sexual behavior among Latino and Asian Americans: Implications for unfair treatment and psychological distress. Journal of Sex Research, 1-9.

Viruell-Fuentes, E. A., & Schulz, A. J. (2009). Toward a dynamic conceptualization of social ties and context: Implications for understanding immigrant and Latino health. American Journal of Public Health, 99(12), 2167-2175.

Chae, D. H., & Yoshikawa, H. (2008). Perceived group devaluation, depression, and HIV-risk behavior among Asian gay men. Journal of Health Psychology, 27(2), 140-148.

Perez, D. (2008). Prevalence and correlates of everyday discrimination among U.S. Latinos. Journal of Community Psychology, 36(4), 421-433.

Perez, D. J., Fortuna, L., & Alegria, M. (2008). Prevalence and Correlates of Everyday Discrimination among U.S. Latinos. Journal of Community Psychology, 36(4), 421-433.

Viruell-Fuentes, E. A. (2007). Beyond acculturation: Immigration, discrimination, and health research among Mexicans in the United States. Social Science & Medicine, 65(7), 1524-1535.

Dallo, F. J., & James, S. A. (2000). Acculturation and blood pressure in a community-based sample of Chaldean-American women. Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health, 2(3), 145-153.

Health
Physical health

Eskenazi, B., Fenster, L., Castorina, R., Marks, A. R., Sjodin, A., Rosas, L. G., et al. (2011). A comparison of PBDE serum concentrations in Mexican and Mexican-American children living in California. Environmental Health Perspectives.

Dallo, F. J., Schwartz, K., Ruterbusch, J. J., Booza, J., & Williams, D. R. (In press). Mortality rates among Arab Americans in Michigan. Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health.

Miranda, P. Y., Tarraf, W., & Gonzalez, H. M. (In press). Breast cancer screening and ethnicity in the United States: Implications for health disparities research. Breast Cancer Research and Treatment.

Kaestner, R., Pearson, J. A., Keene, D., & Geronimus, A. T. (2009). Stress, allostatic load and health of Mexican immigrants. Social Science Quarterly, 90(5), 1089-1111.

Acevedo-Garcia, D., Bates, L. M., Osypuk, T. L., & McArdle, N. (2010). The effect of immigrant generation and duration on self-rated health among US adults 2003-2007. Social Science & Medicine, 71(6), 1161-1172.

Viruell-Fuentes, E. A., Morenoff, J. D., Williams, D. R., & House, J. S. (In press). Language of interview, self-rated health, and the other Latino health puzzle. American Journal of Public Health.

Abdulrahim, S., & Ajrouch, K. (2010). Social and cultural meanings of self-rated health: Arab immigrants in the United States. Qualitative Health Research, 20(9), 1229-1240.

Rosas, L. G., Guendelman, S., Harley, K., Fernald, L. C., Neufeld, L., Mejia, F., et al. (2011). Factors associated with overweight and obesity among children of Mexican descent: Results of a binational study. Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health, 13(1), 169-180.

Wilson, K. S., Eggleston, E., Diaz-Olavarrieta, C., & Garcia, S. G. (2010). HIV/STI Risk Among Male Mexican Immigrants in Dallas, Texas: Findings from a Pilot Study. Journal of Immigrant & Minority Health.

Abdulrahim, S., & Baker, W. (2009). Differences in self-rated health by immigrant status and language preference among Arab Americans in the Detroit Metropolitan Area. Social Science & Medicine, 68(12), 2097-2103.

Ihara, E. S. (2009). Ethnicity matters: The socioeconomic gradient in health among Asian Americans. Journal of Sociology and Social Welfare 36(2), 125-144.

Rosas, L. G., Harley, K. G., Guendelman, S., Fernald, L. C., Mejia, F., & Eskenazi, B. (2009). Maternal perception of child weight among Mexicans in California and Mexico. Maternal and Child Health Journal.

Sanchez-Vaznaugh, E. V., Kawachi, I., Subramanian, S. V., Sanchez, B. N., & Acevedo-Garcia, D. (2009). Do socioeconomic gradients in body mass index vary by race/ethnicity, gender, and birthplace? American Journal of Epidemiology 169(9), 1102-1112.

Dallo, F. J., Al Snih, S., & Ajrouch, K. J. (2009). Prevalence of disability among US- and foreign-born Arab Americans: Results from the 2000 US Census. Gerontology, 55(2), 153-161.

Acosta, L. M., Acevedo-Garcia, D., Perzanowski, M. S., Mellins, R., Rosenfeld, L., Cortes, D., et al. (2008). The New York City Puerto Rican asthma project: Study design, methods, and baseline results. Journal of Asthma, 45(1), 51-57.

Ayala, G. X., Rogers, M., Arredondo, E. M., Campbell, N. R., Baquero, B., Duerksen, S. C., et al. (2008). Away-from-home food intake and risk for obesity: Examining the influence of context. Obesity 16(5), 1002-1008.

Sanchez-Vaznaugh, E. V., Kawachi, I., Subramanian, S. V., Sanchez, B. N., & Acevedo-Garcia, D. (2008). Differential effect of birthplace and length of residence on body mass index (BMI) by education, gender and race/ethnicity. Social Science & Medicine, 67(8), 1300-1310.

Stone, L. C., & Balderrama, C. H. (2008). Health inequalities among Latinos: What do we know and what can we do? Health & Social Work, 33(1), 3-7.

Bates, L. M., Acevedo-Garcia, D., Alegria, M., & Krieger, N. (2008). Immigration and generational trends in body mass index and obesity in the United States: Results of the National Latino and Asian American Survey, 2002-2003. American Journal of Publlic Health, 98(1), 70-77.

Acevedo-Garcia, D., Soobader, M. J., & Berkman, L. F. (2007). Low birthweight among US Hispanic/Latino subgroups: The effect of maternal foreign-born status and education. Social Science & Medicine, 65(12), 2503-2516.

Albertorio-Diaz, J. R., Notzon, F. C., & Rodriguez-Lainz, A. (2007). Diabetes hospitalization at the U.S.-Mexico border. Preventing Chronic Diseases, 4(2), A28.

Cacari Stone, L., Viruell-Fuentes, E.A., Acevedo-Garcia, D. (2007). Understanding the socio-economic, health systems & policy threats to Latino health: Gaining new perspectives for the future. Californian Journal of Health Promotion, 5(Special Issue on Health Disparities & Social Justice), 82-104.

Mojica, C. M., Bastani, R., Ponce, N. A., & Boscardin, W. J. (2007). Latinas with abnormal breast findings: Patient predictors of timely diagnostic resolution. Journal of Women's Health 16(10), 1468-1477.

Albertorio-Diaz, J. R., Notzon, F. C., & Rodriguez-Lainz, A. (2007). Diabetes hospitalization at the U.S.-Mexico border. Preventing Chronic Diseases, 4(2), A28.

Dallo, F. J., & Borrell, L. N. (2006). Self-reported diabetes and hypertension among Arab Americans in the United States. Ethnicity & Disease 16(3), 699-705.

Dallo, F. J., & James, S. A. (2000). Acculturation and blood pressure in a community-based sample of Chaldean-American women. Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health, 2(3), 145-153.

Gold, D. R., & Acevedo-Garcia, D. (2005). Immigration to the United States and acculturation as risk factors for asthma and allergy. Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, 116(1), 38-41.

Acevedo-Garcia, D., Soobader, M. J., & Berkman, L. F. (2005). The differential effect of foreign-born status on low birth weight by race/ethnicity and education. Pediatrics, 115(1), e20-30.

Abdulrahim, S., & Ajrouch, K. (2005). High-effort active coping and health outcomes among older Arab immigrants. Ethnicity & Disease, 15(Suppl 1), S1-110.

Abraido-Lanza, A. F., Vasquez, E., & Echeverria, S. E. (2004). En las manos de Dios [in God's hands]: Religious and other forms of coping among Latinos with arthritis. Journal Consulting Clinical Psychology, 72(1), 91-102.

Yoshikawa, H., Wilson, P. A., Chae, D. H., & Cheng, J. F. (2004). Do family and friendship networks protect against the influence of discrimination on mental health and HIV risk among Asian and Pacific Islander gay men? AIDS Education and Prevention, 16(1), 84-100.

Acevedo-Garcia, D. (2001). Zip code-level risk factors for tuberculosis: Neighborhood environment and residential segregation in New Jersey, 1985-1992. American Journal of Public Health, 91(5), 734-741.

Albertorio, J. R., Holden-Pitt, L., & Rawlings, B. (1999). Preliminary results of the Annual Survey of Deaf and Hard of Hearing Children and Youth in Puerto Rico: The first wave. American Annals of the Deaf, 144(5), 386-394.

Zuvekas, A., Wells, B. L., & Lefkowitz, B. (2000). Mexican American infant mortality rate: Implications for public policy. Journal of Health Care for the Poor Underserved, 11(2), 243-257.

Vadgama, J. V., Wu, Y., Datta, G., Khan, H., & Chillar, R. (1999). Plasma insulin-like growth factor-I and serum IGF-binding protein 3 can be associated with the progression of breast cancer, and predict the risk of recurrence and the probability of survival in African-American and Hispanic women. Oncology, 57(4), 330-340.

Mittman, I. S., Crombleholme, W. R., Green, J. R., & Golbus, M. S. (1998). Reproductive Genetic Counseling to Asian-Pacific and Latin American Immigrants. Journal of Genetic Counseling, 7, 49-70.

Mental Health

Gerst, K., Miranda, P. Y., Eschbach, K., Sheffield, K. M., Peek, M. K., & Markides, K. S. (2011). Protective neighborhoods: Neighborhood proportion of Mexican Americans and depressive symptoms in very old Mexican Americans. Journal of American Geriatrics Society, 59(2), 353-358.

Keyes, K. M., Martins, S. S., Hatzenbuehler, M. L., Blanco, C., Bates, L. M., & Hasin, D. S. (In press). Mental health service utilization for psychiatric disorders among Latinos living in the United States: The role of ethnic subgroup, ethnic identity, and language/social preferences. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology

Lincoln, K. D., & Chae, D. H. (In press). Emotional support, negative interaction and major depressive disorder among African Americans and Caribbean Blacks: Findings from the National Survey of American Life. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology.

Almeida, J, Subramanian, SV, Kawachi, I, Molnar, BE. Is blood thicker than water?: Social support, depression and the modifying role of ethnicity/nativity status. Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health, 2011. 65(1): p. 51-6.

Borges, G, Azrael, D, Almeida, J, et al., Immigration, suicide ideation and deliberate self-injury in the Boston Youth Survey. Suicide & Life Threatening Behavior, 2011. 41(2): p. 193-202.

Mair, C., Diez Roux, A. V., Osypuk, T. L., Rapp, S. R., Seeman, T., & Watson, K. E. (2010). Is neighborhood racial/ethnic composition associated with depressive symptoms? The multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis. Social Science & Medicine.

Ross-Sheriff, F., Husain, A., & Tirmazi, M. T. (2010). Mental health of muslim refugees and forced migrants: Practice, theory, and research. Journal of Muslim Mental Health, 5(1), 3-7.

Chae, D. H., Krieger, N., Bennett, G. G., Lindsey, J. C., Stoddard, A. M., & Barbeau, E. M. (2010). Implications of discrimination based on sexuality, gender, and race/ethnicity for psychological distress among working-class sexual minorities: The United for Health Study, 2003-2004. International Journal of Health Services, 40(4), 589-608.

Gonzalez, H. M., Tarraf, W., West, B. T., Chan, D., Miranda, P. Y., & Leong, F. (2010). Antidepressant use among Asian Americans in the United States. Depression and Anxiety, 27(1), 46-55.

Miranda, P. Y., Schulz, A. J., Israel, B. A., & Gonzalez, H. M. (2010). Context of entry and number of depressive symptoms in an older Mexican-origin immigrant population. Journal of Immigrant & Minority Health.

Crist, J. D., McEwen, M. M., Herrera, A. P., Kim, S. S., Pasvogel, A., & Hepworth, J. T. (2009). Caregiving burden, acculturation, familism, and Mexican American elders' use of home care services. Research and Theory for Nursing Practice, 23(3),165-180.

Chae, D. H., & Ayala, G. (2009). Sexual orientation and sexual behavior among Latino and Asian Americans: Implications for unfair treatment and psychological distress. Journal of Sex Research, 1-9.

Gavin, A. R., Walton, E., Chae, D. H., Alegria, M., Jackson, J. S., & Takeuchi, D. (2010). The associations between socio-economic status and major depressive disorder among Blacks, Latinos, Asians and non-Hispanic Whites: Findings from the Collaborative Psychiatric Epidemiology Studies. Psychological Medicine, 40(1), 51-61.

Herrera, A. P., Lee, J. W., Nanyonjo, R. D., Laufman, L. E., & Torres-Vigil, I. (2009). Religious coping and caregiver well-being in Mexican-American families. Aging & Mental Health, 13(1), 84-91.

Chae, D. H., & Yoshikawa, H. (2008). Perceived group devaluation, depression, and HIV-risk behavior among Asian gay men. Journal of Health Psychology, 27(2), 140-148.

Perez, D. (2008). Prevalence and correlates of everyday discrimination among U.S. Latinos. Journal of Community Psychology, 36(4), 421-433.

Takeuchi, D. T., Zane, N., Hong, S., Chae, D. H., Gong, F., Gee, G. C., et al. (2007). Immigration-related factors and mental disorders among Asian Americans. American Journal of Public Health, 97(1), 84-90.

Fortuna, L. R., Perez, D. J., Canino, G., Sribney, W., & Alegria, M. (2007). Prevalence and correlates of lifetime suicidal ideation and suicide attempts among Latino subgroups in the United States. Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, 68(4), 572-581.

Snipes, S. A., Thompson, B., O'Connor, K., Godina, R., & Ibarra, G. (2007). Anthropological and psychological merge: Design of a stress measure for Mexican farmworkers. Culture Medicine and Psychiatry, 31(3), 359-388.

Yoshikawa, H., Wilson, P. A., Chae, D. H., & Cheng, J. F. (2004). Do family and friendship networks protect against the influence of discrimination on mental health and HIV risk among Asian and Pacific Islander gay men? AIDS Education and Prevention, 16(1), 84-100.

Ihara, E. S., & Takeuchi, D. T. (2004). Racial and ethnic minorities In B. L. Levin, J. Petrila & K. D. Hennessy (Eds.), Mental Health Services: A Public Health Perspective (2nd ed.). New York: Oxford University Press, Inc.

Health Care

Perez, D. (2009). The role of patient activation on patient–provider communication and quality of care for US and foreign born Latino patients. Journal of General Internal Medicine, 24(3), 534.

Frank, R., Palma-Coca, O., Rauda-Esquivel, J., Olaiz-Fernandez, G., Diaz-Olavarrieta, C., & Acevedo-Garcia, D. (2009). The relationship between remittances and health care provision in Mexico. American Journal of Public Health, 99(7), 1227-1231.

Perez, D. (2009). Effects of health insurance on quality of care among Latinos in the United States. Journal of General Internal Medicine, 24(3), 548.

Perez, D. (2009). Effects of health insurance on quality of care among Latinos in the United States. Journal of General Internal Medicine, 24(3), 548.

Perez, D. (2009). Effects of health insurance on quality of care among Latinos in the United States. Journal of General Internal Medicine, 24(3), 548.

Dallo, F. J., Borrell, L. N., & Williams, S. L. (2008). Nativity status and patient perceptions of the patient-physician encounter: Results from the Commonwealth Fund 2001 survey on disparities in quality of health care. Medical Care, 46(2), 185-191.

Blendon, R. J., Buhr, T., Cassidy, E. F., Perez, D. J., Sussman, T., Benson, J. M., et al. (2008). Disparities in physician care: Experiences and perceptions of a multi-ethnic America. Health Affairs, 27(2), 507-517.

Stone, L. C., & Balderrama, C. H. (2008). Health inequalities among Latinos: What do we know and what can we do? Health & Social Work, 33(1), 3-7.

Acevedo-Garcia, D., & Stone, L. C. (2008). State variation in health insurance coverage for U.S. citizen children of immigrants. Health Affairs, 27(2), 434-446.

Cacari Stone, L., Viruell-Fuentes, E.A., Acevedo-Garcia, D. (2007). Understanding the socio-economic, health systems & policy threats to Latino health: Gaining new perspectives for the future. Californian Journal of Health Promotion, 5(Special Issue on Health Disparities & Social Justice), 82-104.

Echeverria, S. E., & Carrasquillo, O. (2006). The roles of citizenship status, acculturation, and health insurance in breast and cervical cancer screening among immigrant women. Medical Care, 44(8), 788-792.

Albertorio, J., Masteller, J., & Cohen, R. (2006). Quickstat: Percentage of adults aged >18 years without health insurance coverage, by ethnicity-United States and counties along the United States-Mexico border, 2000- 2003.

Weinick, R. M., Jacobs, E. A., Stone, L. C., Ortega, A. N., & Burstin, H. (2004). Hispanic healthcare disparities: Challenging the myth of a monolithic Hispanic population. Medical Care, 42(4), 313-320.

Ihara, E. S., & Takeuchi, D. T. (2004). Racial and ethnic minorities In B. L. Levin, J. Petrila & K. D. Hennessy (Eds.), Mental Health Services: A Public Health Perspective (2nd ed.). New York: Oxford University Press, Inc.

Cacari Stone, L., & Quiroz, A. (2004). Una puerta abierta y puerta cerrada: Citizenship, healthcare and welfare reform in New Mexico. In A. Aparicio, K. Rai & P. Kretsedemas (Eds.), Living in the Interim: Immigration Communities and Welfare ‘Reform’ in North America: Greenwood Publishing Group, Inc.

Mueller, K. J., Curtin, T., Hawkins, D., Williams, D. M., & Lefkowitz, B. (1998). Building a research agenda: Responding to the needs of community and Migrant Health Centers. Journal of Rural Health, 14(4), 289-294.

Health Behaviors

Herrera, A. P., Meeks, T. W., Dawes, S. E., Hernandez, D. M., Thompson, W. K., Sommerfeld, D. H., et al. (2011). Emotional and cognitive health correlates of leisure activities in older Latino and Caucasian women. Psychology, Health, & Medicine, 1-14.

Frank, R., & Bjornstrom, E. (In press). A tale of two cities: Residential context and risky behavior among adolescents in Los Angeles and Chicago. Health & Place.

Elder, J. P., Arredondo, E. M., Campbell, N., Baquero, B., Duerksen, S., Ayala, G., et al. (2010). Individual, family, and community environmental correlates of obesity in Latino elementary school children. Journal of School Health, 80(1), 20-30; quiz 53-25.

Osypuk, T. L., Diez Roux, A. V., Hadley, C., & Kandula, N. R. (2009). Are immigrant enclaves healthy places to live? The multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis. Social Science & Medicine, 69(1), 110-120.

Chae, D. H., & Ayala, G. (2009). Sexual orientation and sexual behavior among Latino and Asian Americans: Implications for unfair treatment and psychological distress. Journal of Sex Research, 1-9.

Rosas, L. G., Harley, K., Fernald, L. C., Guendelman, S., Mejia, F., Neufeld, L. M., et al. (2009). Dietary associations of household food insecurity among children of Mexican descent: Results of a binational study. Journal of American Dietetic Association, 109(12), 2001-2009.

Snipes, S., Thompson, B, O'Connor, K, Shell-Duncan, B, King, D, Herrera, AP, Navarro, B. (2009). "Pesticides protect the fruit, but not the people": Using community-based ethnography to understand farmworker pesticide-exposure risks. American Journal of Public Health, 99(Suppl 3), S616-S621.

Dubowitz, T., Heron, M., Bird, C. E., Lurie, N., Finch, B. K., Basurto-Davila, R., et al. (2008). Neighborhood socioeconomic status and fruit and vegetable intake among Whites, Blacks, and Mexican Americans in the United States. American Journal Clinical Nutrition, 87(6), 1883-1891.

Dubowitz, T., Subramanian, S. V., Acevedo-Garcia, D., Osypuk, T. L., & Peterson, K. E. (2008). Individual and neighborhood differences in diet among low-income foreign and U.S.-born women. Women's Health Issues, 18(3), 181-190.

Ayala, G. X., Baquero, B., & Klinger, S. (2008). A systematic review of the relationship between acculturation and diet among Latinos in the United States: Implications for future research. Journal of American Dietetic Association, 108(8), 1330-1344.

Martinez, S. M., Arredondo, E. M., Perez, G., & Baquero, B. (2009). Individual, social, and environmental barriers to and facilitators of physical activity among Latinas living in San Diego County: Focus group results. Family & Community Health, 32(1), 22-33.

Chae, D. H., & Yoshikawa, H. (2008). Perceived group devaluation, depression, and HIV-risk behavior among Asian gay men. Journal of Health Psychology, 27(2), 140-148.

Ayala, G. X., Rogers, M., Arredondo, E. M., Campbell, N. R., Baquero, B., Duerksen, S. C., et al. (2008). Away-from-home food intake and risk for obesity: Examining the influence of context. Obesity 16(5), 1002-1008.

Chae, D. H., Takeuchi, D. T., Barbeau, E. M., Bennett, G. G., Lindsey, J., & Krieger, N. (2008). Unfair treatment, racial/ethnic discrimination, ethnic Identification, and smoking among Asian Americans in the National Latino and Asian American Study. American Journal of Public Health, 98(3), 485-492.

Chae, D. H., Takeuchi, D. T., Barbeau, E. M., Bennett, G. G., Lindsey, J. C., Stoddard, A. M., et al. (2008). Alcohol disorders among Asian Americans: associations with unfair treatment, racial/ethnic discrimination, and ethnic identification (the national Latino and Asian Americans study, 2002-2003). Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health, 62(11), 973-979.

Chae, D. H., Takeuchi, D. T., Barbeau, E. M., Bennett, G. G., Lindsey, J. C., Stoddard, A. M., et al. (2008). Alcohol disorders among Asian Americans: associations with unfair treatment, racial/ethnic discrimination, and ethnic identification (the national Latino and Asian Americans study, 2002-2003). Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health, 62(11), 973-979.

McKenzie, T. L., Baquero, B., Crespo, N. C., Arredondo, E. M., Campbell, N. R., & Elder, J. P. (2008). Environmental correlates of physical activity in Mexican American children at home. Journal of Physical Activity & Health, 5(4), 579-591.

Frank, R., Cerda, M., & Rendon, M. (2007). Barrios and burbs: Residential context and health-risk behaviors among Angeleno adolescents. Journal of Health and Social Behavior, 48(3), 283-300.

Chae, D. H., Gavin, A. R., & Takeuchi, D. T. (2006). Smoking prevalence among Asian Americans: Findings from the National Latino and Asian American Study (NLAAS). Public Health Reports, 121(6), 755-763.

Dubowitz, T., Smith-Warner, S. A., Acevedo-Garcia, D., Subramanian, S. V., & Peterson, K. E. (2007). Nativity and duration of time in the United States: Differences in fruit and vegetable intake among low-income postpartum women. American Journal of Public Health, 97(10), 1787-1790.

Strunin, L., Edwards, E. M., Godette, D. C., & Heeren, T. (2007). Country of origin, age of drinking onset, and drinking patterns among Mexican American young adults. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 91(2-3), 134-140.

Ayala, G. X., Baquero, B., Arredondo, E. M., Campbell, N., Larios, S., & Elder, J. P. (2007). Association between family variables and Mexican American children's dietary behaviors. Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior, 39(2), 62-69.

Duerksen, S. C., Elder, J. P., Arredondo, E. M., Ayala, G. X., Slymen, D. J., Campbell, N. R., et al. (2007). Family restaurant choices are associated with child and adult overweight status in Mexican-American families. Journal of American Dietetic As sociation, 107(5), 849-853.

Sorensen, G., Stoddard, A. M., Dubowitz, T., Barbeau, E. M., Bigby, J., Emmons, K. M., et al. (2007). The influence of social context on changes in fruit and vegetable consumption: Results of the healthy directions studies. American Journal of Public Health, 97(7), 1216-1227.

Dubowitz, T., Acevedo-Garcia, D., Salkeld, J., Lindsay, A. C., Subramanian, S. V., & Peterson, K. E. (2007). Lifecourse, immigrant status and acculturation in food purchasing and preparation among low-income mothers. Public Health Nutrition 10(4), 396-404.

Echeverria, S. E., & Carrasquillo, O. (2006). The roles of citizenship status, acculturation, and health insurance in breast and cervical cancer screening among immigrant women. Medical Care, 44(8), 788-792.

Arredondo, E. M., Elder, J. P., Ayala, G. X., Campbell, N., Baquero, B., & Duerksen, S. (2006). Is parenting style related to children's healthy eating and physical activity in Latino families? Health Education Research, 21(6), 862-871.

Acevedo-Garcia, D., Pan, J., Jun, H. J., Osypuk, T. L., & Emmons, K. M. (2005). The effect of immigrant generation on smoking. Social Science & Medicine, 61(6), 1223-1242.

Gany, F. M., Herrera, A. P., Avallone, M., & Changrani, J. (2006). Attitudes, knowledge, and health-seeking behaviors of five immigrant minority communities in the prevention and screening of cancer: A focus group approach. Ethnicity & Health, 11(1), 19-39.

Acevedo-Garcia, D., Barbeau, E., Bishop, J. A., Pan, J., & Emmons, K. M. (2004). Undoing an epidemiological paradox: The tobacco industry's targeting of US Immigrants. American Journal of Public Health, 94(12), 2188-2193.

Goldman, L., Eskenazi, B., Bradman, A., & Jewell, N. P. (2004). Risk behaviors for pesticide exposure among pregnant women living in farmworker households in Salinas, California. American Journal of Industrial Medicine, 45(6), 491-499.

Yu, E. S., Chen, E. H., Kim, K. K., & Abdulrahim, S. (2002). Smoking among Chinese Americans: Behavior, knowledge, and beliefs. American Journal of Public Health, 92(6), 1007-1012.

Disparities
Race/Ethnicity

Viruell-Fuentes, E. A. (2011). “It’s a lot of work”: Racialization processes, ethnic identity formations, and their health implications. Du Bois Review: Social Science Research on Race, 8(Spring), 37-52.

Gee, G. C., Ro, A., Shariff-Marco, S., & Chae, D. (2009). Racial discrimination and health among Asian Americans: Evidence, assessment, and directions for future research. Epidemiologic Reviews, 31(1), 130-151.

Ihara, E. S. (2009). Ethnicity matters: The socioeconomic gradient in health among Asian Americans. Journal of Sociology and Social Welfare 36(2), 125-144.

Sanchez-Vaznaugh, E. V., Kawachi, I., Subramanian, S. V., Sanchez, B. N., & Acevedo-Garcia, D. (2009). Do socioeconomic gradients in body mass index vary by race/ethnicity, gender, and birthplace? American Journal of Epidemiology 169(9), 1102-1112.

Acevedo-Garcia, D., & Osypuk, T. L. (2008). Impacts of housing and neighborhoods on health: Pathways, racial/ethnic disparities, and policy directions. In J. H. Carr & N. K. Kutty (Eds.), Segregation: The Rising Costs for America (pp. 197-235). New York : Routledge.

Perez, D. (2008). Prevalence and correlates of everyday discrimination among U.S. Latinos. Journal of Community Psychology, 36(4), 421-433.

Perez, D. J., Fortuna, L., & Alegria, M. (2008). Prevalence and Correlates of Everyday Discrimination among U.S. Latinos. Journal of Community Psychology, 36(4), 421-433.

Sanchez-Vaznaugh, E. V., Kawachi, I., Subramanian, S. V., Sanchez, B. N., & Acevedo-Garcia, D. (2008). Differential effect of birthplace and length of residence on body mass index (BMI) by education, gender and race/ethnicity. Social Science & Medicine, 67(8), 1300-1310.

Stone, L. C., & Balderrama, C. H. (2008). Health inequalities among Latinos: What do we know and what can we do? Health & Social Work, 33(1), 3-7.

Viruell-Fuentes, E. A. (2007). Beyond acculturation: Immigration, discrimination, and health research among Mexicans in the United States. Social Science & Medicine, 65(7), 1524-1535.

Cacari Stone, L., Viruell-Fuentes, E.A., Acevedo-Garcia, D. (2007). Understanding the socio-economic, health systems & policy threats to Latino health: Gaining new perspectives for the future. Californian Journal of Health Promotion, 5(Special Issue on Health Disparities & Social Justice), 82-104.

Albertorio, J., Masteller, J., & Cohen, R. (2006). Quickstat: Percentage of adults aged >18 years without health insurance coverage, by ethnicity-United States and counties along the United States-Mexico border, 2000- 2003.

Acevedo-Garcia, D., & Osypuk, T. L. (2006). Racial disparities in housing and health. In C. Hartman (Ed.), Poverty and Race in America: The Emerging Agendas. Washington, DC: Lexington Books.

Krieger, N., Waterman, P. D., Hartman, C., Bates, L. M., Stoddard, A. M., Quinn, M. M., et al. (2006). Social hazards on the job: Workplace abuse, sexual harassment, and racial discrimination--a study of Black, Latino, and White low-income women and men workers in the United States. International Journal Health Services: Planning, Administration, Evaluation, 36(1), 51-85.

Abdulrahim, S., & Ajrouch, K. (2005). High-effort active coping and health outcomes among older Arab immigrants. Ethnicity & Disease, 15(Suppl 1), S1-110.

Ihara, E. S., & Takeuchi, D. T. (2004). Racial and ethnic minorities In B. L. Levin, J. Petrila & K. D. Hennessy (Eds.), Mental Health Services: A Public Health Perspective (2nd ed.). New York: Oxford University Press, Inc.

Acevedo-Garcia, D., Lochner, K. A., Osypuk, T. L., & Subramanian, S. V. (2003). Future directions in residential segregation and health research: A multilevel approach. American Journal of Public Health, 93(2), 215-221.

Vadgama, J. V., Wu, Y., Datta, G., Khan, H., & Chillar, R. (1999). Plasma insulin-like growth factor-I and serum IGF-binding protein 3 can be associated with the progression of breast cancer, and predict the risk of recurrence and the probability of survival in African-American and Hispanic women. Oncology, 57(4), 330-340.

Gender

Gupta, J., Acevedo-Garcia, D., Hemenway, D., Decker, M. R., Raj, A., & Silverman, J. G. (2010). Intimate partner violence perpetration, immigration status, and disparities in a community health center-based sample of men. Public Health Reports, 125 (1), 79-87.

Sanchez-Vaznaugh, E. V., Kawachi, I., Subramanian, S. V., Sanchez, B. N., & Acevedo-Garcia, D. (2009). Do socioeconomic gradients in body mass index vary by race/ethnicity, gender, and birthplace? American Journal of Epidemiology 169(9), 1102-1112.

Gupta, J., Acevedo-Garcia, D., Hemenway, D., Decker, M. R., Raj, A., & Silverman, J. G. (2009). Premigration exposure to political violence and perpetration of intimate partner violence among immigrant men in Boston. American Journal of Public Health, 99(3), 462-469.

Sanchez-Vaznaugh, E. V., Kawachi, I., Subramanian, S. V., Sanchez, B. N., & Acevedo-Garcia, D. (2008). Differential effect of birthplace and length of residence on body mass index (BMI) by education, gender and race/ethnicity. Social Science & Medicine, 67(8), 1300-1310.

Acevedo-Garcia, D., Soobader, M. J., & Berkman, L. F. (2007). Low birthweight among US Hispanic/Latino subgroups: The effect of maternal foreign-born status and education. Social Science & Medicine, 65(12), 2503-2516.

Acevedo-Garcia, D., Soobader, M. J., & Berkman, L. F. (2005). The differential effect of foreign-born status on low birth weight by race/ethnicity and education. Pediatrics, 115(1), e20-30.

Socioeconomic Status

Gavin, A. R., Walton, E., Chae, D. H., Alegria, M., Jackson, J. S., & Takeuchi, D. (2010). The associations between socio-economic status and major depressive disorder among Blacks, Latinos, Asians and non-Hispanic Whites: Findings from the Collaborative Psychiatric Epidemiology Studies. Psychological Medicine, 40(1), 51-61.

Ihara, E. S. (2009). Ethnicity matters: The socioeconomic gradient in health among Asian Americans. Journal of Sociology and Social Welfare 36(2), 125-144.

Sanchez-Vaznaugh, E. V., Kawachi, I., Subramanian, S. V., Sanchez, B. N., & Acevedo-Garcia, D. (2009). Do socioeconomic gradients in body mass index vary by race/ethnicity, gender, and birthplace? American Journal of Epidemiology 169(9), 1102-1112.

Sanchez-Vaznaugh, E. V., Kawachi, I., Subramanian, S. V., Sanchez, B. N., & Acevedo-Garcia, D. (2008). Differential effect of birthplace and length of residence on body mass index (BMI) by education, gender and race/ethnicity. Social Science & Medicine, 67(8), 1300-1310.

Acevedo-Garcia, D., Soobader, M. J., & Berkman, L. F. (2007). Low birthweight among US Hispanic/Latino subgroups: The effect of maternal foreign-born status and education. Social Science & Medicine, 65(12), 2503-2516.

Cacari Stone, L., Viruell-Fuentes, E.A., Acevedo-Garcia, D. (2007). Understanding the socio-economic, health systems & policy threats to Latino health: Gaining new perspectives for the future. Californian Journal of Health Promotion, 5(Special Issue on Health Disparities & Social Justice), 82-104.

Acevedo-Garcia, D., Soobader, M. J., & Berkman, L. F. (2005). The differential effect of foreign-born status on low birth weight by race/ethnicity and education. Pediatrics, 115(1), e20-30.

Cross-National Approaches

Rosas, L. G., Guendelman, S., Harley, K., Fernald, L. C., Neufeld, L., Mejia, F., et al. (2011). Factors associated with overweight and obesity among children of Mexican descent: Results of a binational study. Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health, 13(1), 169-180.

Viruell-Fuentes, E. A., & Schulz, A. J. (2009). Toward a dynamic conceptualization of social ties and context: Implications for understanding immigrant and Latino health. American Journal of Public Health, 99(12), 2167-2175.

Rosas, L. G., Harley, K. G., Guendelman, S., Fernald, L. C., Mejia, F., & Eskenazi, B. (2009). Maternal perception of child weight among Mexicans in California and Mexico. Maternal and Child Health Journal.

Frank, R., Palma-Coca, O., Rauda-Esquivel, J., Olaiz-Fernandez, G., Diaz-Olavarrieta, C., & Acevedo-Garcia, D. (2009). The relationship between remittances and health care provision in Mexico. American Journal of Public Health, 99(7), 1227-1231.

Rosas, L. G., Harley, K., Fernald, L. C., Guendelman, S., Mejia, F., Neufeld, L. M., et al. (2009). Dietary associations of household food insecurity among children of Mexican descent: Results of a binational study. Journal of American Dietetic Association, 109(12), 2001-2009.

Albertorio-Diaz, J. R., Notzon, F. C., & Rodriguez-Lainz, A. (2007). Diabetes hospitalization at the U.S.-Mexico border. Preventing Chronic Diseases, 4(2), A28.

Albertorio-Diaz, J. R., Notzon, F. C., & Rodriguez-Lainz, A. (2007). Diabetes hospitalization at the U.S.-Mexico border. Preventing Chronic Diseases, 4(2), A28.

Viruell-Fuentes, E. A. (2006). "My heart is always there": The Transnational practices of first-generation Mexican immigrant and second-generation Mexican American women. Identities: Global Studies in Culture and Power, 13(3), 335-362.

Frank, R. (2005). International migration and infant health in Mexico. Journal of Immigrant & Minority Health, 7(1), 11-22.

Frank, R., & Heuveline, P. (2005). A crossover in Mexican and Mexican-American fertility rates: Evidence and explanations for an emerging paradox. Demographic Research, 12, 77-103.

Frank, R., & Hummer, R. A. (2002). The other side of the paradox: The risk of low birth weight among infants of migrant and nonmigrant households within Mexico. International Migration Review, 36(3), 746-765.

Acevedo-Garcia, D. (2001). Zip code-level risk factors for tuberculosis: Neighborhood environment and residential segregation in New Jersey, 1985-1992. American Journal of Public Health, 91(5), 734-741.

Health Paradoxes

Viruell-Fuentes, E. A. (2011). “It’s a lot of work”: Racialization processes, ethnic identity formations, and their health implications. Du Bois Review: Social Science Research on Race, 8(Spring), 37-52.

Osypuk, T. L., Bates, L. M., & Acevedo-Garcia, D. (2010). Another Mexican birthweight paradox? The role of residential enclaves and neighborhood poverty in the birthweight of Mexican origin infants. Social Science & Medicine, 70(4), 550-560.

Viruell-Fuentes, E. A., Morenoff, J. D., Williams, D. R., & House, J. S. (In press). Language of interview, self-rated health, and the other Latino health puzzle. American Journal of Public Health.

Viruell-Fuentes, E. A., & Schulz, A. J. (2009). Toward a dynamic conceptualization of social ties and context: Implications for understanding immigrant and Latino health. American Journal of Public Health, 99(12), 2167-2175.

Akresh, I. R., & Frank, R. (2008). Health selection among new immigrants. American Journal of Public Health, 98(11), 2058-2064.

Viruell-Fuentes, E. A. (2007). Beyond acculturation: Immigration, discrimination, and health research among Mexicans in the United States. Social Science & Medicine, 65(7), 1524-1535.

Acevedo-Garcia, D., Soobader, M. J., & Berkman, L. F. (2007). Low birthweight among US Hispanic/Latino subgroups: The effect of maternal foreign-born status and education. Social Science & Medicine, 65(12), 2503-2516.

Acevedo-Garcia, D., Soobader, M. J., & Berkman, L. F. (2005). The differential effect of foreign-born status on low birth weight by race/ethnicity and education. Pediatrics, 115(1), e20-30.

Acevedo-Garcia, D., Barbeau, E., Bishop, J. A., Pan, J., & Emmons, K. M. (2004). Undoing an epidemiological paradox: The tobacco industry's targeting of US Immigrants. American Journal of Public Health, 94(12), 2188-2193.

Interventions and Policies

Ayala, G. X., Elder, J. P., Campbell, N. R., Arredondo, E., Baquero, B., Crespo, N. C., et al. (2010). Longitudinal intervention effects on parenting of the Aventuras para Niños study. American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 38(2), 154-162.

Dallo, F. J., Zakar, T., Borrell, L. N., Fakhouri, M., & Jamil, H. (2011). Cancer knowledge increases after a brief intervention among Arab Americans in Michigan. Journal of Cancer Education 26(1), 139-146.

Lindberg, R. A., Shenassa, E. D., Acevedo-Garcia, D., Popkin, S. J., Villaveces, A., & Morley, R. L. (2010). Housing interventions at the neighborhood level and health: A review of the evidence. Journal of Public Health Management and Practice, 16(5 Suppl), S44-52.

Osypuk, T. L., & Acevedo-Garcia, D. (2010). Support for smoke-free policies: A nationwide analysis of immigrants, US-born, and other demographic groups, 1995-2002. American Journal of Public Health, 100(1), 171-181.

Osypuk, T. L., Subramanian, S. V., Kawachi, I., & Acevedo-Garcia, D. (2009). Is workplace smoking policy equally prevalent and equally effective among immigrants? Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health, 63(10), 784-791.

Baquero, B., Ayala, G. X., Arredondo, E. M., Campbell, N. R., Slymen, D. J., Gallo, L., et al. (2009). Secretos de la Buena Vida: Processes of dietary change via a tailored nutrition communication intervention for Latinas. Health Education Research, 24(5), 855-866.

Stone, L. C., & Balderrama, C. H. (2008). Health inequalities among Latinos: What do we know and what can we do? Health & Social Work, 33(1), 3-7.

Cacari Stone, L., Viruell-Fuentes, E.A., Acevedo-Garcia, D. (2007). Understanding the socio-economic, health systems & policy threats to Latino health: Gaining new perspectives for the future. Californian Journal of Health Promotion, 5(Special Issue on Health Disparities & Social Justice), 82-104.

Elder, J. P., Ayala, G. X., Campbell, N. R., Arredondo, E. M., Slymen, D. J., Baquero, B., et al. (2006). Long-term effects of a communication intervention for Spanish-dominant Latinas. American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 31(2), 159-166.

Osypuk, T. L., Kawachi, I., Subramanian, S. V., & Acevedo-Garcia, D. (2006). Are state patterns of smoking different for different racial/ethnic groups? An application of multilevel analysis. Public Health Reports, 121(5), 563-577.

Elder, J. P., Ayala, G. X., Campbell, N. R., Slymen, D., Lopez-Madurga, E. T., Engelberg, M., et al. (2005). Interpersonal and print nutrition communication for a Spanish-dominant Latino population: Secretos de la Buena Vida. Health Psychology, 24(1), 49-57.

Acevedo-Garcia, D., Osypuk, T. L., Werbel, R. E., Meara, E. R., Cutler, D. M., & Berkman, L. F. (2004). Does housing mobility policy improve health? Housing Policy Debate, 15(1), 49-98.

Sanchez, E. (2002). Agricultural worker health: Strategizing for structural interventions. In M. Love, Z. Clayson, P. Blumberg & L. Mamo (Eds.), Real stories: teaching cases in community health.

Syme, S. L., B. Lefkowitz, et al. (2002). Incorporating socioeconomic factors into U.S. health policy: Addressing the barriers. Health Affairs. 21(2): 113-118.

Zuvekas, A., Wells, B. L., & Lefkowitz, B. (2000). Mexican American infant mortality rate: Implications for public policy. Journal of Health Care for the Poor Underserved, 11(2), 243-257.

Auerbach, J. A., B. Kivimae Krimgold, et al. (2000). Improving health : It doesn't take a revolution. Washington, D.C., National Policy Association : Academy for Health Services Research and Health Policy.

Theory

Viruell-Fuentes, E. A. (2011). “It’s a lot of work”: Racialization processes, ethnic identity formations, and their health implications. Du Bois Review: Social Science Research on Race, 8(Spring), 37-52.

Vakalahi, H. F. O., & Ihara, E. S. (In press). Lessons learned from conducting research in indigenous cultures. Families in Society.

Gee, G. C., Ro, A., Shariff-Marco, S., & Chae, D. (2009). Racial discrimination and health among Asian Americans: Evidence, assessment, and directions for future research. Epidemiologic Reviews, 31(1), 130-151.

Viruell-Fuentes, E. A., & Schulz, A. J. (2009). Toward a dynamic conceptualization of social ties and context: Implications for understanding immigrant and Latino health. American Journal of Public Health, 99(12), 2167-2175.

Dallo, F. J., Ajrouch, K. J., & Al-Snih, S. (2008). The ancestry question and ethnic heterogeneity: The case of Arab Americans. International Migration Review, 42(2), 505-517.

Viruell-Fuentes, E. A. (2007). Beyond acculturation: Immigration, discrimination, and health research among Mexicans in the United States. Social Science & Medicine, 65(7), 1524-1535.

Subramanian, S. V., Acevedo-Garcia, D., & Osypuk, T. L. (2005). Racial residential segregation and geographic heterogeneity in black/white disparity in poor self-rated health in the US: A multilevel statistical analysis. Social Science & Medicine, 60(8), 1667-1679.

Clayson, Z., Castaneda, X., Sanchez, E. V., & Brindis, C. (2003). The intersection of culture, health and systems. In G. Cernada, Torres, I. (Ed.), Sexual and reproductive health promotion in Latino populations. Parteras, promotoras y poetas. Case Stuudies across the Americas. Amityville, NY.: Baywood

Methods

Vakalahi, H. F. O., & Ihara, E. S. (In press). Lessons learned from conducting research in indigenous cultures. Families in Society.

Abdulrahim, S., El Shareef, M., Alameddine, M., Afifi, R. A., & Hammad, S. (2010). The potentials and challenges of an academic-community partnership in a low-trust urban context. Journal of Urban Health, 87(6), 1017-1020.

Viruell-Fuentes, E. A., Morenoff, J. D., Williams, D. R., & House, J. S. (In press). Language of interview, self-rated health, and the other Latino health puzzle. American Journal of Public Health.

Makhoul, J., Nakkash, R. T., El Hajj, T., Abdulrahim, S., Kanj, M., Mahfoud, Z., et al. (2010). Development and validation of the Arab Youth Mental Health Scale. Community Mental Health Journal.

Mojica, C. M., & Bastani, R. (2010). Receipt of diagnostic tests for breast cancer: Validity of self-reports among low-income, mostly Latina, indigent women. Evaluation & the Health Proffesions 33(4), 437-451.

Acevedo-Garcia, D., & Osypuk, T. L. (2008). Invited commentary: Residential segregation and health-the complexity of modeling separate social contexts. American Journal of Epidemiology, 168(11), 1255-1258.

Larios, S. E., Ayala, G. X., Arredondo, E. M., Baquero, B., & Elder, J. P. (2009). Development and validation of a scale to measure Latino parenting strategies related to children's obesigenic behaviors: The parenting strategies for eating and activity scale (PEAS). Appetite, 52(1), 166-172.

Viruell-Fuentes, E. A. (2007). Beyond acculturation: Immigration, discrimination, and health research among Mexicans in the United States. Social Science & Medicine, 65(7), 1524-1535.

Osypuk, T. L., & Galea, S. (2007). What level macro? Choosing appropriate levels for modeling space, place, and health. In S. Galea (Ed.), Macrosocial determinants of population health (pp. 399-435). New York, NY: Springer Media.

Snipes, S. A., Thompson, B., O'Connor, K., Godina, R., & Ibarra, G. (2007). Anthropological and psychological merge: Design of a stress measure for Mexican farmworkers. Culture Medicine and Psychiatry, 31(3), 359-388.

Israel, B., Schulz, A. J., Estrada-Martinez, L., Zenk, S. N., Viruell-Fuentes, E. A., Villarruel, A., et al. (2006). Engaging Urban Residents in Assessing Neighborhood Environments and their Implications for Health. Journal of Urban Health, 83(3), 523-539.

Echeverria, S. E., Diez-Roux, A. V., & Link, B. G. (2004). Reliability of self-reported neighborhood characteristics. Journal of Urban Health, 81(4), 682-701.

Metzler, M. M., Higgins, D. L., Beeker, C. G., Freudenberg, N., Lantz, P., Senturia, K. D., et al. (2003). Addressing Urban Health in Detroit, New York, and Seattle through Community-based Participatory Research Partnerships. American Journal of Public Health, 93(5), 803-811.

Acevedo-Garcia, D., Lochner, K. A., Osypuk, T. L., & Subramanian, S. V. (2003). Future directions in residential segregation and health research: A multilevel approach. American Journal of Public Health, 93(2), 215-221.

Clayson, Z., Castaneda, X., Sanchez, E. V., & Brindis, C. (2002). Unequal power, changing landscapes: The role of the evaluator in Latino communities. American Journal of Evaluation.

Lantz, P. M., Viruell-Fuentes, E. A., Israel, B., Softley, D., & Guzman, R. (2001). Can communities and academia work together on public health research? Evaluation results from a community-based participatory research partnership in Detroit. Journal of Urban Health, 78(3), 495-507.