Public Health Sciences

Research Output 1976 2020

2018
2 Citations (Scopus)

Psychosocial factors associated with problem drinking among substance users with poorly controlled HIV infection

Elliott, J. C., Brincks, A. M., Feaster, D. J., Hasin, D. S., Del Rio, C., Lucas, G. M., Rodriguez, A. E., Nijhawan, A. E. & Metsch, L. R., Jan 1 2018, In : Alcohol and Alcoholism. 53, 5, p. 603-610 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Virus Diseases
Viruses
Drinking
Health
HIV
5 Citations (Scopus)

Psychosocial needs of young breast cancer survivors in Mexico City, Mexico

Hubbeling, H. G., Rosenberg, S. M., González-Robledo, M. C., Cohn, J. G., Villarreal-Garza, C., Partridge, A. H. & Knaul, F., May 1 2018, In : PLoS One. 13, 5, e0197931.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mexico
breast neoplasms
Surgery
Survivors
Education
2 Citations (Scopus)

Racial disparity and survival outcomes between African-American and Caucasian American men with penile cancer

Ritch, C., Soodana-Prakash, N., Pavan, N., Balise, R., Velasquez, M. C., Alameddine, M., Adamu, D. Y., Punnen, S., Parekh, D. J. & Gonzalgo, M. L., May 1 2018, In : BJU International. 121, 5, p. 758-763 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Penile Neoplasms
African Americans
Survival
Squamous Cell Carcinoma
5 Citations (Scopus)

Randomized controlled trial of a positive affect intervention for methamphetamine users

Carrico, A., Gόmez, W., Jain, J., Shoptaw, S., Discepola, M. V., Olem, D., Lagana-Jackson, J., Andrews, R., Neilands, T. B., Dilworth, S. E., Evans, J. L., Woods, W. J. & Moskowitz, J. T., Nov 1 2018, In : Drug and Alcohol Dependence. 192, p. 8-15 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Methamphetamine
Randomized Controlled Trials
Mindfulness
HIV
Psychology
10 Citations (Scopus)

Rapid, noninvasive detection of Zika virus in Aedes aegypti mosquitoes by near-infrared spectroscopy

Fernandes, J. N., Dos Santos, L. M. B., Chouin-Carneiro, T., Pavan, M. G., Garcia, G. A., David, M. R., Beier, J. C., Dowell, F. E., Maciel-de-Freitas, R. & Sikulu-Lord, M. T., May 23 2018, In : Science advances. 4, 5, eaat0496.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Near-Infrared Spectroscopy
Aedes
Culicidae
Arboviruses
Reverse Transcription
4 Citations (Scopus)

Recent stimulant use and leukocyte gene expression in methamphetamine users with treated HIV infection

Carrico, A., Flentje, A., Kober, K., Lee, S., Hunt, P., Riley, E. D., Shoptaw, S., Flowers, E., Dilworth, S. E., Pahwa, S. G. & Aouizerat, B. E., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Brain, Behavior, and Immunity.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Methamphetamine
HIV Infections
Leukocytes
HIV
Gene Expression
1 Citation (Scopus)

Reconciling Social Norms With Personal Interests: Indigenous Styles of Identity Formation Among Pakistani Youth

Hassan, B., Vignoles, V. L. & Schwartz, S. J., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Emerging Adulthood.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

identity formation
Social Norms
Research
Pakistan
normative orientation
1 Citation (Scopus)

Reduced Arginyltransferase 1 is a driver and a potential prognostic indicator of prostate cancer metastasis

Birnbaum, M. D., Zhao, N., Moorthy, B. T., Patel, D. M., Kryvenko, O. N., Heidman, L., Kumar, A., Morgan, W. M., Ban, Y., Reis, I. M., Chen, X., Gonzalgo, M. L., Jorda, M., Burnstein, K. L. & Zhang, F., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Oncogene.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

arginyltransferase
Prostatic Neoplasms
Neoplasm Metastasis
Cell Line
Phenotype
2 Citations (Scopus)

Reducing racial/ethnic tobacco cessation disparities via cognitive behavioral therapy: Design of a dualsite randomized controlled trial

Hooper, M. W., Lee, D. J., Simmons, V. N., Brandon, K. O., Antoni, M. H., Unrod, M., Asfar, T., Correa, J. B., Sengul, T. & Brandon, T. H., May 1 2018, In : Contemporary Clinical Trials. 68, p. 127-132 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tobacco Use Cessation
Cognitive Therapy
Smoking Cessation
Randomized Controlled Trials
Health Education
1 Citation (Scopus)

Relation of Diabetes to Cognitive Function in Hispanics/Latinos of Diverse Backgrounds in the United States

Elfassy, T., Aiello, A. E., Schneiderman, N., Haan, M. N., Tarraf, W., González, H. M., Gellman, M., Florez, H. J., Luchsinger, J. A., Wright, C. B., Grober, E. & Zeki Al Hazzouri, A., Mar 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Aging and Health.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hispanic Americans
Cognition
chronic illness
confidence
Prediabetic State

Researching Identity Styles In Pakistan: Confirmatory Factor Analysis and Associations With Commitment and Value Priorities

Hassan, B., Vignoles, V. L. & Schwartz, S. J., Jul 3 2018, In : Identity. 18, 3, p. 232-246 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pakistan
factor analysis
commitment
Values
identity formation
20 Citations (Scopus)

Revamping Mosquito-borne Disease Control to Tackle Future Threats

Fernandes, J. N., Moise, I., Maranto, G. & Beier, J. C., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Trends in Parasitology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Culicidae
Malaria
Arboviruses
Disease Outbreaks
Incidence
12 Citations (Scopus)

Rift Valley Fever in Egypt and other African countries: Historical review, recent outbreaks and possibility of disease occurrence in Egypt

Kenawy, M. A., Abdel-Hamid, Y. M. & Beier, J. C., May 1 2018, In : Acta Tropica. 181, p. 40-49 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

historical geographic locations
Rift Valley Fever
Rift Valley fever
disease occurrence
Egypt
7 Citations (Scopus)

Risk factors for transformation to higher-grade lymphoma and its impact on survival in a large cohort of patients with marginal zone lymphoma from a single institution

Alderuccio, J. P., Zhao, W., Desai, A., Gallastegui, N., Ramdial, J., Kimble, E., De La Fuente, M. I., Rosenblatt, J. D., Chapman-Fredricks, J., Vega, F., Reis, I. & Lossos, I., Dec 1 2018, In : Journal of Clinical Oncology. 36, 34, p. 3370-3380 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Lymphoma
Survival
Marginal Zone B-Cell Lymphoma
Follicular Lymphoma
104 Citations (Scopus)

Robot-assisted radical cystectomy versus open radical cystectomy in patients with bladder cancer (RAZOR): an open-label, randomised, phase 3, non-inferiority trial

Parekh, D. J., Reis, I. M., Castle, E. P., Gonzalgo, M. L., Woods, M. E., Svatek, R. S., Weizer, A. Z., Konety, B. R., Tollefson, M., Krupski, T. L., Smith, N. D., Shabsigh, A., Barocas, D. A., Quek, M. L., Dash, A., Kibel, A. S., Shemanski, L., Pruthi, R. S., Montgomery, J. S., Weight, C. J. & 12 others, Sharp, D. S., Chang, S. S., Cookson, M. S., Gupta, G. N., Gorbonos, A., Uchio, E. M., Skinner, E., Venkatramani, V., Soodana-Prakash, N., Kendrick, K., Smith, J. A. & Thompson, I. M., Jun 23 2018, In : The Lancet. 391, 10139, p. 2525-2536 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cystectomy
Urinary Bladder Neoplasms
Robotics
Disease-Free Survival
Urinary Diversion
1 Citation (Scopus)
Firefighters
Decontamination
Safety
Guidelines
Text Messaging
1 Citation (Scopus)

Sex differences in fitness outcomes among minority youth after participation in a park-based after-school program

Messiah, S., D'Agostino, E. M., Patel, H. H., Hansen, E., Mathew, M. S. & Arheart, K., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Annals of Epidemiology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sex Characteristics
Poverty Areas
School Health Services
Health Promotion
Hispanic Americans
7 Citations (Scopus)
Methamphetamine
Adrenocorticotropic Hormone
Hydrocortisone
HIV
Insulin Resistance
8 Citations (Scopus)

Skating on thin ice: Stimulant use and sub-optimal adherence to HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis

Hojilla, J. C., Vlahov, D., Glidden, D. V., Amico, K. R., Mehrotra, M., Hance, R., Grant, R. M. & Carrico, A. W., Jan 1 2018, In : Journal of the International AIDS Society. 21, 3, e25103.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Binge Drinking
HIV
Transgender Persons
Tenofovir
Cocaine
3 Citations (Scopus)

Smoking Predicts Food Insecurity Severity among Persons Living with HIV

Kim-Mozeleski, J. E., Tsoh, J. Y., Ramirez-Forcier, J., Andrews, B., Weiser, S. D. & Carrico, A., Sep 1 2018, In : AIDS and Behavior. 22, 9, p. 2861-2867 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Food Supply
Smoking
HIV
Vocational Rehabilitation
Health
3 Citations (Scopus)

Sociodemographic and survival disparities for histologic variants of bladder cancer

Jue, J. S., Sengul, T., Moore, K. J., Miao, F., Alameddine, M., Nahar, B., Punnen, S., Parekh, D. J., Ritch, C. & Gonzalgo, M. L., Feb 1 2018, In : Canadian Journal of Urology. 25, 1, p. 9179-9185 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Urinary Bladder Neoplasms
Carcinoma
Survival
Small Cell Carcinoma
Histology
4 Citations (Scopus)

Stress and Resilience: Key Correlates of Mental Health and Substance Use in the Hispanic Community Health Study of Latino Youth

Perreira, K. M., Marchante, A. N., Schwartz, S. J., Isasi, C. R., Carnethon, M. R., Corliss, H. L., Kaplan, R. C., Santisteban, D., Vidot, D., van Horn, L. & Delamater, A. M., Mar 17 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health. p. 1-10 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hispanic Americans
Mental Health
Health
Acculturation
Anxiety
5 Citations (Scopus)

Sub-basal corneal nerve plexus analysis using a new software technology

Batawi, H., Shalabi, N., Joag, M., Sengul, T., Rodriguez, J., Green, P. T., Campigotto, M., Karp, C. & Galor, A., Jan 1 2018, In : Eye and Contact Lens. 44, 5, p. S199-S205

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nerve Fibers
Software
Technology
Confocal Microscopy
Diabetes Mellitus

Substance Abuse Surveillance among Construction Workers: A Proof of Concept Alternative Approach

Caban-Martinez, A. J., Sierra, D., Ruano-Herreria, E. C. & Reidy, L., Mar 1 2018, In : Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine. 60, 3, p. e157-e158

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Substance-Related Disorders
6 Citations (Scopus)

Substance-associated elevations in monocyte activation among methamphetamine users with treated HIV infection

Carrico, A., Cherenack, E. M., Roach, M. E., Riley, E. D., Oni, O., DIlworth, S. E., Shoptaw, S., Hunt, P., Roy, S., Pallikkuth, S. & Pahwa, S. G., Mar 27 2018, In : AIDS. 32, 6, p. 767-771 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Methamphetamine
HIV Infections
Monocytes
HIV
CD4 Lymphocyte Count
12 Citations (Scopus)

Substance use disorders among immigrants in the United States: A research update

Salas-Wright, C. P., Vaughn, M. G., Clark Goings, T. T., Córdova, D. & Schwartz, S. J., Jan 1 2018, In : Addictive Behaviors. 76, p. 169-173 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Substance-Related Disorders
Alcohols
Research
Moderators
Cannabis
1 Citation (Scopus)

Survival of children and young adults with skin cancer: Analysis of a population-based Florida cancer registry: 1981-2013

Dunn, E. C., Moore, K. J., Miao, F., Kirsner, R. & Sengul, T., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Pediatric Dermatology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Skin Neoplasms
Registries
Young Adult
Survival
Population
2 Citations (Scopus)

The association of periodontal disease and cardiovascular disease risk: Results from the hispanic community health study/study of latinos

Singer, R. H., Stoutenberg, M., Feaster, D. J., Cai, J., Hlaing, W., Metsch, L. R., Salazar, C. R., Beaver, S. M., Finlayson, T. L., Talavera, G., Gellman, M. & Schneiderman, N., Jan 1 2018, In : Journal of Periodontology. 89, 7, p. 840-857 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Periodontal Diseases
Hispanic Americans
Cardiovascular Diseases
Health
Mouth Diseases
2 Citations (Scopus)

The Effects of Sample Size on the Estimation of Regression Mixture Models

Jaki, T., Kim, M., Lamont, A., George, M., Chang, C., Feaster, D. J. & Van Horn, M. L., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Educational and Psychological Measurement.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mixture Model
Sample Size
Regression Model
regression
Statistical Models
5 Citations (Scopus)

The family check-up 4 Health (FCU4Health): Applying implementation science frameworks to the process of adapting an evidence-based parenting program for prevention of pediatric obesity and excess weight gain in primary care

Smith, J. D., Berkel, C., Rudo-Stern, J., Montaño, Z., StGeorge, S., Prado, G. J., Mauricio, A. M., Chiapa, A., Bruening, M. M. & Dishion, T. J., Oct 15 2018, In : Frontiers in Public Health. 6, OCT, 293.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pediatric Obesity
Parenting
Weight Gain
Primary Health Care
Health
2 Citations (Scopus)

The future is now-prospective study of radiosurgery for more than 4 brain metastases to start in 2018!

Roberge, D., Brown, P. D., Whitton, A., O'Callaghan, C., Leis, A., Greenspoon, J., Smith, G. L., Hu, J., Nichol, A., Winch, C. & Chan, M. D., Sep 13 2018, In : Frontiers in Oncology. 8, SEP, 380.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
Radiosurgery
Prospective Studies
Neoplasm Metastasis
Brain
Radiotherapy
11 Citations (Scopus)

The Impact of Immediate Salvage Surgery on Corporeal Length Preservation in Patients Presenting with Penile Implant Infections

Lopategui, D. M., Balise, R., Bouzoubaa, L. A., Wilson, S. K. & Kava, B., Jul 1 2018, In : Journal of Urology. 200, 1, p. 171-177 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Penile Prosthesis
Replantation
Infection
Penis
Comorbidity
5 Citations (Scopus)

The nab-paclitaxel/gemcitabine regimen for patients with refractory advanced pancreatic adenocarcinoma

Palacio, S., Hosein, P., Reis, I., Akunyili, I. I., Ernani, V., Pollack, T., Macintyre, J., Restrepo, M. H., Merchan, J. R. & Lima, C. M. R., Feb 1 2018, In : Journal of Gastrointestinal Oncology. 9, 1, p. 135-139 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

gemcitabine
Adenocarcinoma
Pancreatic Neoplasms
Disease-Free Survival
Survival

The Pyraloidea (Lepidoptera) fauna of the woody savannah belt in Mali, West Africa

Poltavsky, A. N., Kravchenko, V. D., Traore, M. M., Traore, S. F., Gergely, P., Witt, T. J., Sulak, H., Beck, R. H. T., Junnila, A., Revay, E. E., Doumbia, S., Beier, J. C. & Muller, G. C., Aug 7 2018, In : Zootaxa. 4457, 1, p. 39-69 31 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mali
Hypsopygia
Western Africa
savannas
Lepidoptera
10 Citations (Scopus)
Artificial Intelligence
Internship and Residency
Radiology
Education
Nonparametric Statistics
1 Citation (Scopus)

The roles of familism and emotion reappraisal in the relations between acculturative stress and prosocial behaviors in Latino/a college students

Davis, A. N., Carlo, G., Schwartz, S. J., Zamboanga, B. L., Armenta, B., Kim, S. Y. & Opal, D., Aug 1 2018, In : Journal of Latina/o Psychology. 6, 3, p. 175-189 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hispanic Americans
Emotions
emotion
Students
student
5 Citations (Scopus)
Alcohols
Pharmaceutical Preparations
Research
Mental Health

The Use of a Brief Alcohol Use Screener to Identify Adolescents at Risk for School Discipline due to Externalizing Behaviors

Tubman, J. G., Meca, A., Schwartz, S. J. & Egbert, A. W., Jun 1 2018, In : Journal of School Health. 88, 6, p. 474-478 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

alcohol
Alcohols
adolescent
school
Alcohol

The Use of Cultural Identity in Predicting Health Lifestyle Behaviors in Latinx Immigrant Adolescents

Moise, R. K., Meca, A., Schwartz, S. J., Unger, J. B., Lorenzo-Blanco, E. I., Cano, M. Á., Szapocznik, J., Piña-Watson, B., Des Rosiers, S. E., Baezconde-Garbanati, L., Soto, D. W., Pattarroyo, M., Villamar, J. A. & Lizzi, K. M., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Cultural Diversity and Ethnic Minority Psychology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

hygiene
cultural identity
health behavior
sleep
Life Style
1 Citation (Scopus)

The "Warm Zone" Cases: Environmental Monitoring Immediately Outside the Fire Incident Response Arena by Firefighters

Caban-Martinez, A. J., Kropa, B., Niemczyk, N., Moore, K. J., Baum, J., Solle, N., Sterling, D. A. & Kobetz, E., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Safety and Health at Work.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Firefighters
Environmental Monitoring
incident
Fires
monitoring
21 Citations (Scopus)

Transgenic Mosquitoes – Fact or Fiction?

Wilke, A. B. B., Beier, J. C. & Benelli, G., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Trends in Parasitology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Culicidae
Mosquito Control
Technology
Health Services Needs and Demand
Control Groups
5 Citations (Scopus)

Trends in Utilization of Robotic and Open Partial Nephrectomy for Management of cT1 Renal Masses

Alameddine, M., Sengul, T., Moore, K. J., Miao, F., Sávio, L. F., Nahar, B., Prakash, N. S., Venkatramani, V., Jue, J. S., Punnen, S., Parekh, D. J., Ritch, C. & Gonzalgo, M. L., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : European Urology Focus.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Robotics
Nephrectomy
Kidney
Odds Ratio
Confidence Intervals
18 Citations (Scopus)

Tumor immunity and survival as a function of alternative neopeptides in human cancer

Rech, A. J., Balli, D., Mantero, A., Ishwaran, H., Nathanson, K. L., Stanger, B. Z. & Vonderheide, R. H., Mar 1 2018, In : Cancer immunology research. 6, 3, p. 276-287 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Immunity
Neoplasm Antigens
Survival
Neoplasms
Immune System

Use of an online personal health record’s Track Health function to promote positive lifestyle behaviors in Veterans with prediabetes

Sharit, J., Idrees, T., Andrade, A. D., Anam, R., Karanam, C., Valencia, W., Florez, H. J. & Ruiz, J. G., Apr 1 2018, In : Journal of Health Psychology. 23, 5, p. 681-690 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Personal Health Records
Prediabetic State
Veterans
Life Style
Exercise
3 Citations (Scopus)

Virologic response with 2 different cidofovir dosing regimens for preemptive treatment of adenovirus DNAemia in pediatric solid organ transplant recipients

Guerra Sanchez, C. H., Lorica, C. D., Arheart, K., Perez, M. M., Tekin, A. & Gonzalez, I., Jan 1 2018, In : Pediatric Transplantation. 22, 6, e13231.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Adenoviridae
Pediatrics
Transplants
Population
Safety
2 Citations (Scopus)

Who am i and why does it matter? Linking personal identity and self-concept clarity

Schwartz, S. J., Meca, A. & Petrova, M., Jan 3 2018, Self-Concept Clarity: Perspectives on Assessment, Research, and Applications. Springer International Publishing, p. 145-164 20 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Self Concept
Authorship
2017
6 Citations (Scopus)

AAFA: Associative affinity factor analysis for bot detection and stance classification in Twitter

Sadiq, S., Yan, Y., Taylor, A., Shyu, M-L., Chen, S. C. & Feaster, D. J., Nov 8 2017, Proceedings - 2017 IEEE International Conference on Information Reuse and Integration, IRI 2017. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., Vol. 2017-January. p. 356-365 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Factor analysis
Websites
Twitter
Presidential elections
5 Citations (Scopus)

A bio-behavioral intervention to decrease intravaginal practices and bacterial vaginosis among HIV infected Zambian women, a randomized pilot study

Alcaide, M. L., Chisembele, M., Malupande, E., Rodriguez, V. J., Fischl, M. A., Arheart, K. & Jones, D., May 12 2017, In : BMC Infectious Diseases. 17, 1, 338.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bacterial Vaginosis
HIV
Standard of Care
Zambia
Soaps
1 Citation (Scopus)
Nephrectomy
Renal Cell Carcinoma
Registries
Survival
Neoplasms
5 Citations (Scopus)

Activity and Sedentary Time 10 Years After a Successful Lifestyle Intervention: The Diabetes Prevention Program

Diabetes Prevention Program Research Group, Mar 1 2017, In : American Journal of Preventive Medicine. 52, 3, p. 292-299 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Life Style
Nutrition Surveys
Outcome Assessment (Health Care)
Leisure Activities
Light