Selected PMH Members
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.
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
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.