Papers & Presentations
RIMI faculty and students are engaged in a variety of research activities. The following is a list of recent publications and presentations.
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Research reported in this publication was supported by the National Institute On Minority Health And Health Disparities of the National Institutes of Health under Award Number P20MD003942. The content is solely the responsibility of the authors and does not necessarily represent the official views of the National Institutes of Health.
Dickerson, D. L., Fisher D. G., Reynolds G. L., Napper L. E., & Baig S. (In Press). Age of first substance use among Native Americans in Southern California. American Journal on Addiction.
D'Anna, L., Margolis A. D., Warner L., Korosteleva O., O'Donnell L., Rietmeijer C. A., et al. (In Press). Condom use problems during anal sex among men who have sex with men (MSM): findings from the Safe in the City Study. AIDS Care: AIDS Impact Special Issue.
Brocato, J. J. (In Press). The impact of acculturation, motivation, and the therapeutic alliance on treatment retention and outcomes for Hispanic drug involved probationers.. Sexuality Research and Social Policy.
Frederick, B. J., & Fradella HF. (In Press). Lepold and Loeb: Social History of Crime and Punishment in America. Sage Publications.
Frederick, B. J. (In Press). The marginalization of critical perspectives in public criminal justice core curricula. Western Criminology Review.
Hershberger, SL., Fisher D. G., & Wiens BL. (In Press). Multivariate clinical trials for randomized experiments in the behavioral sciences. Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, Inc.
Harshbarger, C., O'Donnell L., Warner L., Margolis A. D., Richardson D. B., Novey S., et al. (In Press). Operationalizing effectiveness for HIV and STI prevention interventions: The Safe in the City example. American Journal of Preventive Medicine.
Davis, J. (In Press). Perceived Environmental Threat as a Factor in Reproductive Behavior: An Examination of American Youth Evolution & Human Behavior. Evolution & Human Behavior.
Ghafoori, B., Barragan Barragan B., Tohidian N., & Palinkas L. (In Press). Racial and ethnic differences in mental health outcomes among urban survivors of trauma and violence. Journal of Traumatic Stress.
D'Anna, L., Nguyen HD., Reynolds G. L., Fisher D. G., Janson M., Chen C., et al. (In Press). The relationship between sexual minority verbal harassment and utilization of health services: Results from Countywide Risk Assessment Survey (CRAS) 2004. Journal of Gay and Lesbian Social Services.
Rasmussen, A C. (2012). On the agenda? Framing and coverage of health disparities in mainstream and ethnic newspapers. Western Political Science Association Annual Meeting.
Reynolds, G. L., Fisher D. G., & Napper L. E. (2012). Assessment of risky injection practices associated with hepatitis B, hepatitis C, and human immunodeficiency virus and using the blood-borne virus transmission risk assessment questionnaire.. Journal of Addictive Diseases. 31(1), 80-8.
Rasmussen, A C. (2012). The Condom as “Permission slip”: Synecdoche and Contestation in New York City HIV/AIDS Education Policy Discourse. Sexuality Research and Social Policy. 9, 293-305.
Cervantes, R. C., Fisher D. G., Cárdova D., & Napper L. E. (2012). The Hispanic Stress Inventory-Adolescent Version: A culturally informed psychosocial assessment.. Psychol Assess. 24(1), 187-96.
Shin, C., Pipkin J., Kozanian O., Rios V., Kaplan G., Pullaro A., et al. (2012). Juvenile methylphenidate enhances cocaine self-administration and escalation in adult rats. Western Psychological Association.
Rasmussen, A C. (2012). A matter of equity: Gender, health care and the categorization of contraception. California State University, Long Beach Women's Research Colloquium.
Mills, J. (2012). Playgrounds in post-disaster environments: Racial disparity in access to resources and exposure to hazards in New Orleans neighborhoods. Annual meeting of the Association of American Geographers.
D'Anna, L., Drda M., & Peong V. (2012). Promoting Cambodian and Latino Health through a Community-based Partnership. National Health Promotion Summit.
Peong, V., Aguilar M., & D'Anna L. (2012). Promoting Cambodian and Latino Health Using Grassroots Data Collection Strategies. American Public Health Association.
Ghafoori, B., Barragan Barragan B., Tohidian N., & Palinkas L. (2012). Racial and ethnic differences in symptom severity of PTSD, GAD, and depression in trauma-exposed, urban, treatment-seeking adults.. J Trauma Stress. 25(1), 106-10.
Zavala, A. R. (2011). Acetaminophen enhances the rewarding effects of hydrocodone. Society of Neuroscience.
Reynolds, G. L., Fisher D. G., & Napper L. E. (2011). African American men and HIV testing in Long Beach. American Journal of Public Health. 101(6), 966-67.