Recent Publications


2018

2017

Gilmore D, Zorland J, Akin J, Johnson JA, Emshoff JG, Kuperminc G. Mortality risk in a sample of emergency department patients who use cocaine with alcohol and/or cannabis, Substance Abuse (2017).

Savage C, Daniels J, Johnson JA, Kesten K, Finnell DS, Seale JP. In Press. The inclusion of substance use-related content in Advanced Practice Registered Nurse curricula, Journal of Professional Nursing (2017).

Finnell DS, Savage CL, Hanson B, Sanchez M, White K, Johnson JA, Seale JP. In Press. Integrating Substance Use Content in an "Overcrowded" Nursing Curricula, Nursing Educator (2017).

Chung Y, Schamel J, Fisher A, Frew PM. Influences on Immunization Decision-Making among US Parents of Young Children, Maternal Child Health Journal (2017).

Gates ML, Staples-Horne M, Walker V, Turney A. Substance Use Disorders and Related Health Problems in an Aging Offender Population, Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved (2017).

Gates ML, Turney A, Ferguson E, Walker V, Staples-Horne M. Associations among Substance Use, Mental Health Disorders, and Self-Harm in a Prison Population: Examining Group Risk for Suicide Attempt, International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health (2017).

Coughlin SS, Prochaska JJ, Williams LB, Besenyi GM, Heboyan V, Goggans DS, Yoo W, De Leo G. Patient web portals, disease management, and primary prevention, Risk Management and Healthcare Policy (2017).

Kim S, Campbell J, Yoo W, Taylor JA, Sandler DP. Systemic Levels of Estrogen and PGE2 Synthesis in Relation to Postmenopausal Breast Cancer Risk, Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention (2017).

Yoo W, Kim S, Huh WK, Dilley S, Coughlin SS, Partridge EE, Chung Y, Dicks V, Lee J, Bae S. Recent trends in racial and regional disparities in cervical cancer incidence and mortality in United States, PLOS ONE (2017).

Smith SA, Alema-Mensah E, Yoo W, Ansa BE, Blumenthal DS. Persons who failed to obtain colorectal cancer screening despite participation in an evidence-based intervention, Journal of Community Health (2017).

Hardy DS, Stallings DT, Garvin JT, Xu H, Racette SB. Best anthropometric discriminators of incident type 2 diabetes among white and black adults: A longitudinal ARIC study, PLOS ONE (2017).

Olson KR, Justman JE, Chung Y, Parker KA, Golin CE, Lykes S. The Logic of Exchange Sex Among Women Living in Poverty. In Poverty in the United States, Springer International Publishing (2017).

 


 

2016

Gates ML, Ferguson E, Wilkins T, Ballance D, Yoo W. Psychotropic medications and changes in weight in a correctional setting: the impact on women’s health, Journal of the Georgia Public Health Association (2016).

Greene M, Johnson JA, Seale JP, Tindol A, Le K, Clemow DD, Barham AH, Miller DP. The prevalence of binge drinking among primary care residents, Substance Abuse (2016).

Yoo W, De S, Wilkins T, Smith SA, Blumenthal D. Age, Race, and regional Disparities in Colorectal Cancer Incidence Rates in Georgia between 2000 and 2012, Annals of Public Health and Research (2016).

Gates ML, Staples-Horne M, Cartier J, Best C, Stone R, Walker V, Hastings B, Yoo W, Webb NC, Braithwaite RL. A call to develop evidence-based interventions to reduce sexually transmitted infections in juvenile justice populations, Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved (2016).

Coughlin SS, Hardy D, Caplan LS. The need for culturally-tailored smartphone applications for weight control. Journal of the Georgia Public Health Association (2016). 

White S, Alva-Ruiz R, Chen L, Conger J, Kuang C, Murphy C, Okashah N, Ollila E, Smith SA, Ansa BE. The Eating and Cooking Healthy (TEACH) Kitchen: A Research Protocol , Journal of the Georgia Public Health Association (2016).

Dicks VG. A comparison of hospital utilization in urban and rural areas of South Carolina , Journal of the Georgia Public Health Association (2016).

Gates ML, Wilkins T, Hogan E, Walker V, Bradford R, Yoo W. Gender and Race Disparities in Weight Gain among Offenders Prescribed Antidepressant and Antipsychotic Medications, Health & Justice (2016).

Howell R, Johnson JA. Sexual risk-taking among alcohol and drug users presenting to the emergency department , Journal of the Georgia Public Health Association (2016).

Smith SA, Whitehead MS, Sheats JQ, Fontenot B, Alema-Mensah E, Ansa B. Formative research to develop a lifestyle application (app) for African American breast cancer survivors , Journal of the Georgia Public Health Association (2016).

Kalle A, Chung Y, Yoo W. Does actual overweight or perception of overweight elevate suicide risk in bullied vs. non-bullied students? Journal of the Georgia Public Health Association (2016).

Smith SA, Whitehead MS, Sheats JQ, Fontenot B, Alema-Mensah E, Ansa B. Engaging African Americans in developing an intervention to reduce breast cancer recurrence: A brief report. Journal of the Georgia Public Health Association (2016).

Smith SA, Alema-Mensah E, Yoo W, Ansa BE, Blumenthal DS. Persons Who Failed to Obtain Colorectal Cancer Screening Despite Participation in an Evidence-Based Intervention. Journal of Community Health (2016).

Smith SA, Ansa B. A systematic review of lifestyle interventions for chronic diseases in rural communities. Journal of the Georgia Public Health Association (2016).

Smith SA, Claridy MD, Whitehead MS, Sheats JQ, Yoo W, Alema-Mensah E, Ansa BE, Braithwaite RL. Factors associated with body mass index among African American breast cancer survivors. Journal of the Georgia Public Health Association (2016).

Ramirez, LA, Chung Y, Yoo W, Fontenot B, Ansa BE, Whitehead MS, Smith SA. Determinants of adherence to nutrition-related cancer prevention guidelines among African American breast cancer survivors, Journal of the Georgia Public Health Association (2016).

Ansa BE, White S, Chung Y, Smith SA. Trends in HIV Testing among Adults in Georgia: Analysis of the 2011–2015 BRFSS Data, International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health (2016).

Thomas P, Seale JP, Johnson JA, Dhabliwala J, Kitchens D, Okosun IS, Stokes NA, Ashley D. Impact of a quality improvement intervention to increase brief alcohol and drug interventions on a Level 1 trauma service, The American Surgeon (2016).

Gates M, Webb N, Stone R, Ballance D, Yoo W. Gender disparities in weight gain among offenders who are obese upon entering correctional facilities , Journal of the Georgia Public Health Association (2016).

Webb N, Gates M. Quality Rated childcare programs and social determinants of health in rural and non-rural Georgia, Journal of Georgia Public Health Association (2016).

Webb NC, Gates ML. Brain development: A look at four programs in Georgia that support optimal brain development, Journal of Georgia Public Health Association (2016).

Patel RB, Webb NC. The influence of Georgia's Quality Rated system on school readiness in preschool children, Journal of Georgia Public Health Association (2016).

Du XL, Zhang Y, Hardy D. Associations between hematopoietic growth factors and risks of venous thromboembolism, stroke, ischemic heart disease and myelodysplastic syndrome: findings from a large population-based cohort of women with breast cancer, Cancer Causes & Control (2016).

Garvin JT, Hardy D, Xu H. Initial Response to Program, Program Participation, and Weight Reduction Among 375 MOVE! Participants, Augusta, Georgia, 2008-2010, Preventing Chronic Disease (2016).

Frew PM, Chung Y, Fisher AK, Schamel J, Basket MM. Parental experiences with vaccine information statements: Implications for timing, delivery, and parent-provider immunization communication, Vaccine (2016).

Frew PM, Fisher AK, Basket MM, Chung Y, Schamel J, Weiner JL, Mullen J, Omer SB, Orenstein WA. Changes in childhood immunization decisions in the United States: Results from 2012 & 2014 National Parental Surveys, Vaccine (2016).

Frew PM, Kriss JL, Chamberlain AT, Malik F, Chung Y, Cortes M, Omer SB. A randomized trial of maternal influenza immunization decision-making: A test of persuasive messaging models. Human Vaccines & Immunotherapeutics (2016).