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This page lists publications with CHER Associates, Affiliates or post-docs as an author. The primary focus is health equity research across a variety of communities.

FEBRUARY 2024


LaPoint, M, Vu MB, Ricks, K, Flower, KB, Domino, ME, Dave, G, Berkowitz, SA. Benefits, Challenges, and Opportunities in Addressing Medicaid Beneficiaries’ Non-Medical Risks to Health: A Qualitative Analysis. Journal of Public Health Management and Practice. February 7, 2024. doi:10.1097/PHH.0000000000001874

Du C, Katz B, Shrestha P, Hori, K, Dave, G. Health Care Access and Cognitive Function in Older Adults: A Cross-Lagged Panel Longitudinal Analysis. Journal of Applied Gerontology. February 6, 2024. doi:10.1177/07334648241230015

Corbie G, Durant RW, Katz MH. Communities Reverberate From the Harm by Law Enforcement to Unarmed Black Persons. JAMA Intern Med. February 5, 2024. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2023.8002

JANUARY 2024


Calancie L, Leng XI, Whitsel EA, Cené C, Lich KH, Dave G, Corbie G. Racial disparities in stroke incidence in the Women’s Health Initiative: Exploring biological, behavioral, psychosocial, and social risk factors. SSM – Population Health. January 2024. doi:10.1016/j.ssmph.2023.101570

DECEMBER 2023


Llewellyn N, Nehl EJ, Dave G, DiazGranados D, Flynn D, Fournier D, Hoyo V, Pelfrey C, Casey S. Translation in Action: Influence, Collaboration, and Evolution of COVID-19 Research with Clinical and Translational Science Awards Consortium Support. Clin Transl Sci. December 29, 2023. doi:10.1111/cts.13700

NOVEMBER 2023


Cross LM, DeFosset A, Yusuf B, Conserve D, Anderson R, Carilli C, Kibbe W, Cohen-Wolkowiez M, Richmond A, Corbie G, Dave G. Exploring barriers and facilitators of implementing an at-home SARS-CoV-2 antigen self-testing intervention: The Rapid Acceleration of Diagnostics—Underserved Populations (RADx-UP) initiatives. PLoS ONE. November 16, 2023. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0294458

OCTOBER 2023


Rebecca BN, Frank M, Shanahan ME, Ammerman AS, Corbie G, Austin AE. State Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program policies and substance use rates. American Journal of Preventive Medicine. October 31, 2023. doi:10.1016/j.amepre.2023.10.019

SEPTEMBER 2023


Henry E, Chandler C, Laux J, Noble CC, Corbie G, Fernandez C, Dave G. Evaluating Leadership Development Competencies of Clinicians to Build Health Equity in America. Journal of Continuing Education in the Health Professions. September 7, 2023. doi: 10.1097/CEH.0000000000000526

Herbert C, Shi Q, Baek J, Wang B, Kheterpal V, Nowak C, Suvarna T, Singh A, Hartin P, Durnam B, Schrader S, Harman E, Gerber B, Barton B, Zai A, Cohen-Wolkowiez M, Corbie-Smith G, Kibbe W, Marquez J, Hafer N, Broach J, Lin H, Heetderks W, McManus DD, Soni A. Association of neighborhood-level sociodemographic factors with Direct-to-Consumer (DTC) distribution of COVID-19 rapid antigen tests in 5 US communities. BMC Public Health. September 22, 2023. doi:10.1186/s12889-023-16642-3

Johannesson JM, Glover WA, Petti CA, Veldman TH, Tsalik EL, Taylor DH, Hendren S, Neighbors CE, Tillekeratne LG, Kennedy SW, Harper B, Kibbe WA, Corbie G, Cohen-Wolkowiez M, Woods CW, Lee MJ. Access to COVID-19 testing by individuals with housing insecurity during the early days of the COVID-19 pandemic in the United States: a scoping review. Front. Public Health. 11:1237066. doi:10.3389/fpubh.2023.1237066

AUGUST 2023


D’Agostino EM, Garcia JR, Bakken SR, Wruck L, Nilles EK, Stefano TA, Martin HR, Hungler A, Lee RE, Perreira KM, Baum MK, Brown D. Examining COVID-19 testing and vaccination behaviors by heritage and linguistic preferences among Hispanic, Latino, or Spanish RADx-UP participants. Preventive Medicine Reports. 2023. doi:10.1016/j.pmedr.2023.102359

JULY 2023


Narayanasamy S, Veldman TH, Lee MJ, Glover WA II, Tillekeratne LG, Neighbors CE, Harper B, Raghavan V, Kennedy SW, Carper M, Denny T, Tsalik EL, Reller ME, Kibbe WA, Corbie G, Cohen-Wolkowiez M, Woods CW, Pett CA. RADx-UP Testing Core: Access to COVID-19 Diagnostics in Community-Engaged Research with Underserved Populations. Journal of Clinical Microbiology. 2023. doi:10.1128/jcm.00367-23

JUNE 2023


Drewry MB, Yanguela J, Khanna A, O’Brien S, Phillips E, Bevel MS, McKinley MW, Corbie G, Dave G. A Systematic Review of Electronic Community Resource Referral Systems. American Journal of Preventive Medicine. 2023. doi:10.1016/j.amepre.2023.06.001

MAY 2023


Berkowitz SA, Dave G, Venkataramani AS. Potential gaps in income support policies for those in poor health: The case of the earned income tax credit—A cross sectional analysis. SSM – Population Health. 2023. doi:10.1016/j.ssmph.2023.101429

Baxter SLKCorbie GGriffin SFContextualizing physical activity in rural adults: Do relationships between income inequality, neighborhood environments, and physical activity exist? Health Serv Res202358(Suppl. 2): 238247. doi:10.1111/1475-6773.14183

APRIL 2023


Austin AFrank MShanahan MReyes HCorbie GNaumann R. Association of State Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Eligibility Policies With Adult Mental Health and Suicidality. JAMA Netw Open. 2023;6(4):e238415. doi:10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2023.8415

Egede L, Ruiz R, Mosley-Johnson E, Aguilar-Gaxiola S, Corbie G, Wilkins C, Boulware L. Laying the groundwork to make diversity, equity, and inclusion front and center in clinical and translational research. Journal of Clinical and Translational Science. 2023 7(1), E95. doi:10.1017/cts.2023.524

MARCH 2023


Carter-Edwards L, Leverty R, Bilheimer A, Bailey L, Adeshina B, Shrestha P, Yu Z, Dave G, Cohen-Wolkowiez M, Kibbe W, Corbie G. Adapting the Evidence Academy model for virtual stakeholder engagement in a national setting during the COVID-19 pandemic. Journal of Clinical and Translational Science. 2023. doi:10.1017/cts.2023.37

FEBRUARY 2023


Taylor M, Fernandez C, Dave G, Brandert K, Larkin S, Mollenkopf, K, Corbie G. (2023). Implementing measurable goals for diversity, equity, and inclusion in Clinical and Translational Science Awards leadership. Equity in Education & Society. 2023. doi:10.1177/27526461231159920

OCTOBER 2022


LeMasters K, Renson A, Edwards JK, Robinson WR, Brinkley-Rubinstein L, Delamater P, Pence B. Inequities in life course criminal legal system sanctions: measuring cumulative involvement,
Annals of Epidemiology. 2022, doi:10.1016/j.annepidem.2022.10.007

JULY 2022


Sayward EH, Muessig K, Poteat T, Koester K, Vecchio A, Paton M, Miller SJ, Pereira N, Harris O, Myers J, Campbell C, Hightow-Weidman L. Addressing Racism’s Role in the US HIV Epidemic: Qualitative Findings From Three Ending the HIV Epidemic Prevention Projects. JAIDS Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes. 2022; 90(S1):p S46-S55, July 1, 2022. doi:10.1097/QAI.0000000000002965

JUNE 2022


Corbie G, Brandert K, Noble CC, Henry E, Dave G, Berthiume R, Green M, Fernendez C. Advancing Health Equity Through Equity-Centered Leadership Development with Interprofessional Healthcare Teams. J Gen Intern Med. 2022;37(16):4120-4129. doi:10.1007/s11606-022-07529-x

Cowan KN, Peterson M, LeMasters K, Brinkley-Rubinstein L. Overlapping Crises: Climate Disaster Susceptibility and Incarceration. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 2022; 19(12):7431. doi:10.3390/ijerph19127431

MARCH 2022


LeMasters K, Brinkley-Rubinstein L, Maner M, Peterson M, Nowotny K, Bailey Z. Carceral epidemiology: mass incarceration and structural racism during the COVID-19 pandemic. The Lancet Public Health. 2022, doi:10.1016/S2468-2667(22)00005-6.

Frerichs L, Smith C; Hoover S; Robinson-Ezekwe N; Khanna A; Ellerby B; Joyner L; Wynn M; Wrenn J; Stith D; Tessler Lindau S; Corbie G. Comparative Evaluation of 2 Work Experience Approaches for Predominantly Black Youth in a Rural Community: Implications for Public Health Workforce Development. Journal of Public Health Management and Practice. 29(1):p 21-32, 2022, doi:10.1097/PHH.0000000000001661

Forrest Behne M, Waleed C, Peterson M, Brinkley-Rubinstein L. When It Comes to Reporting Deaths of Incarcerated People, Most States Break the Law. Health Affairs. 2022.

  FEBRUARY 2022


Cené, C. W., Leng, X. I., Faraz, K., Allison, M., Breathett, K., Bird, C., Coday, M., Corbie-Smith, G., Foraker, R., Ijioma, N. N., Rosal, M. C., Sealy-Jefferson, S., Shippee, T. P., & Kroenke, C. H. (2022). Social Isolation and Incident Heart Failure Hospitalization in Older Women: Women’s Health Initiative Study Findings. Journal of the American Heart Association, e022907. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1161/JAHA.120.022907

Ranapurwala, S. I., Figgatt, M. C., Remch, M., Brown, C., Brinkley-Rubinstein, L., Rosen, D. L., Cox, M. E., & Proescholdbell, S. K. (2022). Opioid Overdose Deaths Among Formerly Incarcerated Persons and the General Population: North Carolina, 2000‒2018. American journal of public health, 112(2), 300–303. doi:10.2105/AJPH.2021.306621

Poteat TC, van der Merwe LLA. Stigma reduction is key to improving the HIV care continuum [published online ahead of print, 2022 Feb 9]. Lancet HIV. 2022;S2352-3018(21)00323-4. doi:10.1016/S2352-3018(21)00323-4

Marshall, S. A., Barham, C., Neher, T., Zielinski, M. J., Brinkley-Rubinstein, L., Gorvine, M. M., & Zaller, N. (2022). Acceptability of a Community Health Worker Program to Link High-Risk People in Jail to HIV Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis. Journal of health care for the poor and underserved, 33(1), 149–166. doi:10.1353/hpu.2022.0012

  JANUARY 2022


Williams MS, Poteat T, Bender M, Ugwu P, Burns PA. Revitalizing HIV Prevention Programs: Recommendations From Those Most Impacted by HIV in the Deep South. Am J Health Promot. 2022;36(1):155-164. doi:10.1177/08901171211041097

Tertulien T, Roberts MB, Eaton CB, Cené CW, Corbie-Smith G, Manson JE, Allison M, Nassir R, Breathett K. Association Between Race/Ethnicity and Income on the Likelihood of Coronary Revascularization Among Postmenopausal Women with Acute Myocardial Infarction: Women’s Health Initiative Study. Am Heart J. 2022;S002-8703(21): online ahead of print. doi:10.1016/j.ahj.2021.12.013.

Dubé, K, Kanazawa, J, Campbell, C, Boone, CA, Maragh-Bass, AC, Campbell, DM, Agosto-Rosario, M, Stockman, JK, Diallo, DD, Poteat, T, Johnson, M, Saberi, P, & Sauceda, JA (2022). Considerations for Increasing Racial, Ethnic, Gender, and Sexual Diversity in HIV Cure-Related Research with Analytical Treatment Interruptions: A Qualitative Inquiry. AIDS research and human retroviruses, 38(1), 50–63. https://doi.org/10.1089/AID.2021.0023

LeMasters K, Maner M, Peterson M, Brinkley-Rubinstein L. Staff Shortages In Prisons And Jails Highlight Opportunities For Decarceration. Health Affairs ForefrontJanuary 21, 2022. doi:10.1377/forefront.20220119.329328

Cene CW, Towns RJ. Sidebar: Time, Talent, and Treasure: Health Systems and the Anchor Mission Strategy for Advancing Health Equity. NC Medical Journal. January 1, 2022. doi:10.18043/ncm.83.1.13

  NOVEMBER 2021


White M, Hoover S, Holliday MK, Robinson-Ezekwe N, Corbie-Smith G, Williams A, Bess K, Frerichs L. The significant places of African American adults and their perceived influence on cardiovascular disease risk behaviors. BMC Public Health. 2018 (2021). doi:10.1186/s12889-021-12022.

Kibbe W, Corbie-Smith G. The U.S. needs to engage communities around BIPOC dataStat News. 2021.

  OCTOBER 2021


Burns PA, Hall CD, Poteat T, Mena LA, Wong FY. Living while Black, gay, and poor: The association of race, neighborhood structural disadvantage, and prep utilization among a sample of Black men who have sex with men in the deep south. AIDS Educ Prev. 2021;33(5):395-410. doi:10.1521/aeap.2021.33.5.395.

Peterson M, Brinkley-Rubinstein L. Incarceration is a health threat. Why isn’t it monitored like one? Health Affairs. October 2021. 10.1377/hblog20211014.242754. Accessed October 19, 2021.

Berkowitz SA, Palakshappa D, Rigdon J, Seligman HK, Basu S. Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Participation and Health Care Use in Older Adults: A Cohort StudyAnn Intern Med. 2021;174:1674-1682. doi:10.7326/M21-1588

  SEPTEMBER 2021


Howell BA, Puglisi L, Clark K, Albizu-Garcia C, Ashkin E, Booth T, Brinkley-Rubinstein L, Fiellin DA, Fox AD, Maurer KF, Lin H-J, McCollister K, Murphy S, Morse DS, Shavit S, Wang K, Winkelman T, Wang EA. The transitions clinic network: Post incarceration addiction treatment, healthcare, and social support (TCN-paths): A hybrid type-1 effectiveness trial of enhanced primary care to improve opioid use disorder treatment outcomes following release from jail. J Subst Abuse Treat. 2021;128:108315. doi:10.1016/j.jsat.2021.108315.

Malone J, Reisner SL, Cooney EE, Poteat T, Cannon CM, Schneider JS, Radix A, Mayer KH, Haw JS, Althoff KN, Wawrzyniak AJ, Beyrer C, Wirtz AL. Perceived HIV acquisition risk and low uptake of PrEP among a cohort of transgender women with PrEP indication in the eastern and southern United States. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2021;88(1):10-18. doi:10.1097/qai.0000000000002726.

Qua K, Yu F, Patel T, Dave G, Cornelius K, Pelfrey CM. Scholarly productivity evaluation of KL2 scholars using bibliometrics and federal follow-on funding: Cross-institution study. J Med Internet Res. 2021;23(9):e29239. doi:10.2196/preprints.29239.

Wang J, McDonald N, Cochran AL, Oluyede L, Wolfe M, Prunkl L. Health care visits during the COVID-19 pandemic: A spatial and temporal analysis of mobile device data. Health & Place. 2021;72:102679. doi:10.1016/j.healthplace.2021.102679.

Corbie-Smith G, Fernandez C. Leading Community Based Changes in the Culture of Health in the US – Experiences in Developing the Team and Impacting the Community. IntechOpen. 2021; doi:10.5772/intechopen.80243


  AUGUST 2021


Brinkley-Rubinstein L, LeMasters K, Nguyen P, Nowotny K, Cloud D, Volfovsky A. The association between intersystem prison transfers and COVID-19 incidence in a state prison system. PLOS ONE. 2021;16(8):e0256185. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0256185.

Poteat TC, Divsalar S, Streed CG, Feldman JL, Bockting WO, Meyer IH. Cardiovascular disease in a population-based sample of transgender and cisgender adults. Am J Prev Med. 2021;S0749-3797(21):Online ahead of print. doi:10.1016/j.amepre.2021.05.019.

Scheim AI, Bauer GR, Bastos JL, Poteat T. Advancing intersectional discrimination measures for health disparities research: Protocol for a bilingual mixed methods measurement study. JMIR Res Protoc. 2021;10(8):e30987. doi:10.2196/preprints.30987.

Stoner L, Barone Gibbs B, Meyer ML, Fryer S, Credeur D, Paterson C, Stone K, Hanson ED, Kowalsky RJ, Horiuchi M, Mack CP, Dave G. A primer on repeated sitting exposure and the cardiovascular system: Considerations for study design, analysis, interpretation, and translation. Front Cardiovasc Med. 2021;8:716938. doi:10.3389/fcvm.2021.716938.

Williams MS, Poteat T, Bender M, Ugwu P, Burns PA. Revitalizing HIV prevention programs: Recommendations from those most impacted by the HIV in the deep south. Am J Health Promot. 2021;8901171211041097:Online ahead of print. doi:10.1177/08901171211041097.


  JULY 2021


Brinkley-Rubinstein L, Peterson M, Martin R, Chan P, Berk J. Breakthrough SARS-COV-2 infections in prison after vaccination. NEJM. 2021:Online ahead of Print. doi:10.1056/nejmc2108479.

Davy-Mendez T, Napravnik S, Eron JJ, Cole SR, Van Duin D, Wohl DA, Gebo KA, Moore RD, Althoff KN, Poteat T, Gill MJ, Horberg MA, Silverberg MJ, Nanditha NG, Thorne JE, Berry SA. Racial, ethnic, and gender disparities in hospitalizations among persons with HIV in the United States and Canada, 2005–2015. AIDS. 2021;35(8):1229-1239. doi:10.1097/qad.0000000000002876.

LeMasters K, Oser C, Cowell M, Mollan K, Nowotny K, Brinkley-Rubinstein L. Longitudinal pre-exposure prophylaxis (PREP) acceptability, initiation and adherence among criminal justice-involved adults in the USA: The southern prep cohort study (SPECS) protocol. BMJ Open. 2021;11(7):e047340. doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2020-047340.

Poteat TC, Adams MA, Malone J, Geffen S, Greene N, Nodzenski M, Lockhart AG, Su IH, Dean LT. Delays in breast cancer care by race and sexual orientation: Results from a national survey with diverse women in the United States. Cancer. 2021:Online ahead of print. doi:10.1002/cncr.33629.

Poteat T, Mayo-Wilson LJ, Pereira N, Wright BN, Smout SA, Sawyer AN, Cathers L, Zimmerman RS, Grigsby SR, Benotsch EG. U.S. transgender women’s preferences for microeconomic interventions to address structural determinants of HIV vulnerability: A qualitative assessment. BMC Public Health. 2021;21(1):1394. doi:10.1186/s12889-021-11471-8.

Streed CG, Beach LB, Caceres BA, Dowshen NL, Moreau KL, Mukherjee M, Poteat T, Radix A, Reisner SL, Singh V. Assessing and addressing cardiovascular health in people who are transgender and gender diverse: A scientific statement from the American Heart Association. Circulation. 2021;CIR0000000000001003:Online ahead of print. doi:10.1161/cir.0000000000001003.

Viera AJ, Yano Y, Lin F, Simel DL, Yun J, Dave G, Von Holle A, Viera LA, Shimbo D, Hardy, ST, Donahue KE, Hinderliter A, Voisin CE, Jonas DE. Does This Adult Patient Have Hypertension? The Rational Clinical Examination Systematic Review. JAMA. 2021;326(4):339–347. doi:10.1001/jama.2021.4533.


  JUNE 2021


Adams LB, Baxter SL, Lightfoot AF, Gottfredson N, Golin C, Jackson LC, Tabron J, Corbie-Smith G, Powell W. Refining Black men’s depression measurement using participatory approaches: a concept mapping study. BMC Public Health. 2021;21(1):1194. doi: 10.1186/s12889-021-11137-5

Berk J, Rich JD, Brinkley-Rubinstein L. What are the greatest health challenges facing people who are incarcerated? We need to ask them. Lancet Public Health. 2021:Online First. doi: 10.1016/S2468-2667(21)00074-8.

Haley AD, Powell BJ, Walsh-Bailey C, Krancari M, Gruß I, Shea CM, Bunce A, Marino M, Frerichs L, Hassmiller Lich K, Gold R. Strengthening methods for tracking adaptations and modifications to implementation strategies. BMC Med Res Methodol. 2021;21(1):133. doi:10.1186/s12874-021-01326-6.

Logie CH, Earnshaw V, Nyblade L, Turan J, Stangl A, Poteat T, Nelson LR, Baral S. A scoping review of the integration of empowerment-based perspectives in quantitative intersectional stigma research. Glob Public Health. 2021;Online ahead of print:1-16. doi:10.1080/17441692.2021.1934061. https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/17441692.2021.1934061

Nowotny KM, Seide K, Brinkley-Rubinstein L. Risk of COVID-19 infection among prison staff in the United States. BMC Public Health. 2021;21(1):1036. doi:10.1186/s12889-021-11077-0. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8170443/

Ramsey SE, Ames EG, Uber J, Habib S, Hunt L, Brinkley-Rubinstein L, Teitelman AM, Clarke J, Kaplan C, Phillips NJ, Murphy M. Linking women experiencing incarceration to community-based HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis care: A qualitative study. AIDS Educ Prev. 2021;33(3):216-233. doi:10.1521/aeap.2021.33.3.216. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8189628/

Scott D, Pereira NM, Harrison SE, Zarwell M, Sanasi-Bhola K, Poteat T. “In the Bible belt:” The role of religion in HIV care and prevention for transgender people in the United States south. Health & Place. 2021;70:102613. doi:10.1016/j.healthplace.2021.102613. https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/34186379/

Sherman AD, Allgood S, Alexander KA, Klepper M, Balthazar MS, Hill M, Cannon CM, Dunn D, Poteat T, Campbell J. Transgender and gender diverse community connection, help-seeking, and mental health among Black transgender women who have survived violence: A mixed-methods analysis. Violence Against Women. 2021:107780122110138. doi:10.1177/10778012211013892. https://journals.sagepub.com/doi/10.1177/10778012211013892

Hanmer J, DeWalt DA, Berkowitz SA. Association between Food Insecurity and Health-Related Quality of Life: a Nationally Representative Survey. J Gen Intern Med. 2021;36(6):1638-1647. doi:10.1007/s11606-020-06492-9


  MAY 2021


Bartels SM, Gora Combs K, Lazard AJ, Shelus V, Davis CH, Rothschild A, Drewry M, Carpenter K, Newman E, Goldblatt A, Dasgupta N, Hill LM, Ribisl KM. Development and application of an interdisciplinary rapid message testing model for COVID-19 in North Carolina. Public Health Reports. 2021: Online. doi:10.1177/00333549211018676.

Berk J, Rich JD, Brinkley-Rubinstein L. Why we vaccinate incarcerated people first. EClinicalMedicine. 2021;35:100864. doi:10.1016/j.eclinm.2021.100864.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8100899/

Dubé K, Kanazawa J, Campbell C, Boone CA, Maragh-Bass AC, Campbell DM, Agosto-Rosario M, Stockman JK, Diallo DD, Poteat T, Johnson M, Saberi P, Sauceda JA. Considerations for increasing racial, ethnic, gender, and sexual diversity in HIV cure-related research with analytical treatment interruptions: A qualitative inquiry. AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses. 2021:Online ahead of print. doi:10.1089/aid.2021.0023. https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/33947268/

Feldman JL, Luhur WE, Herman JL, Poteat T, Meyer IH. Health and health care access in the U.S. transgender population health (TransPop) survey. Andrology. 2021;Online ahead of print. doi:10.1111/andr.13052.
https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/andr.13052

Jones KN, Hoover S, Glaeser E, Woods CJ, Clark M, Brewster M. Thematic qualitative content analysis of cishet allies’ activism: Perceptions of igniting events and barriers to activism. J Homosex. 2021;Online ahead of print:1-23. doi:10.1080/00918369.2021.1917220. https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/00918369.2021.1917220?needAccess=true

Kaplowitz E, Truong AQ, Macmadu A, Peterson M, Brinkley-Rubinstein L, Potter N, Green TC, Clarke JG, Rich JD. Fentanyl-related overdose during incarceration: A comprehensive review. Health Justice. 2021;9(1):13. doi:10.1186/s40352-021-00138-6. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8133055/

Poteat T, Logie CH, van der Merwe LL. Advancing LGBTQI health research. Lancet. 2021: Online. doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(21)01057-6.

Poteat T, Gallo LC, Harkness A, Isasi CR, Matthews P, Schneiderman N, Thyagarajan B, Daviglus ML, Sotres-Alvarez D, Perreira KM. Influence of stress, gender, and minority status on cardiovascular disease risk in the Hispanic/Latino community: Protocol for a longitudinal observational cohort study. JMIR Research Protocols. 2021;10(5):e28997. doi:10.2196/28997. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8138714/

Brandt K, Goel V, Keeler C, Bell GJ, Aiello AE, Corbie-Smith G, Wilson E, Fleischauer A, Emch M, Boyce RM. SARS-CoV-2 testing in North Carolina: Racial, ethnic, and geographic disparities. Health & Place. 2021;69:102576. doi:10.1016/j.healthplace.2021.102576.

Macmadu A, Brinkley-Rubinstein L. Essential strategies to curb COVID-19 transmission in prisons and jails. Am J Public Health. 2021;111(5):776-777. doi:10.2105/ajph.2021.306206.

Wirtz AL, Cooney EE, Stevenson M, Radix A, Poteat T, Wawrzyniak AJ, Cannon CM, Schneider JS, Haw JS, Case J, Althoff KN, Humes E, Mayer KH, Beyrer C, Rodriguez AE, Reisner SL, American Cohort To Study HIV Acquisition Among Transgender Women (LITE) Study Group. Digital epidemiologic research on multilevel risks for HIV acquisition and other health outcomes among transgender women in eastern and southern United States: Protocol for an online cohort. JMIR Res Protoc. 2021;10(4):e29152. doi:10.2196/29152.

Macmadu A, Adams JW, Bessey SE, Brinkley-Rubinstein L, Martin RA, Clarke JG, Green T, Rich JD, Marshall BDL. Optimizing the impact of medications for opioid use disorder at release from prison and jail settings: A microsimulation modeling study. International Journal of Drug Policy. 2021, ISSN 0955-3959, doi:10.1016/j.drugpo.2020.102841.


  APRIL 2021


Carter-Edwards L, Grewe ME, Fair AM, Jenkins C, Ray NJ, Bilheimer A, Dave G, Nunez-Smith M, Richmond A, Wilkins CH. Recognizing cross-institutional fiscal and administrative barriers and facilitators to conducting community-engaged clinical and translational research. Acad Med. 2021;96(4):558-567. doi:10.1097/acm.0000000000003893.

Macmadu A, Brinkley-Rubinstein L. Essential strategies to curb covid-19 transmission in prisons and jails. American Journal of Public Health. 2021;111(5):776-777. doi:10.2105/ajph.2021.306206.

Ellis KR, Cuthbertson CC, Carthron D, Rimmler S, Gottfredson NC, Bahorski SG, Phillips A, Corbie-Smith G, Callahan L, Rini C. A longitudinal observational study of multimorbidity and partner support for physical activity among people with osteoarthritis. Int J Behav Med. 2021: Online ahead of print. doi:10.1007/s12529-021-09985-x.

Peterson M, Behne MF, Denget B, Nowotny K, Brinkley-Rubinstein L. Uneven Rollout Of COVID-19 Vaccinations In United States Prisons. Health Affairs Blog. April 15, 2021. doi:10.1377/hblog20210413.559579


  MARCH 2021


Corbie-Smith G. Vaccine Hesitancy Is a Scapegoat for Structural Racism. JAMA Health Forum. Published online March 25, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamahealthforum.2021.0434

Alpert AB, Gampa V, Lytle MC, Manzano C, Ruddick R, Poteat T, Quinn GP, Kamen CS. I’m not putting on that floral gown: Enforcement and resistance of gender expectations for transgender people with cancer. Patient Educ Couns. 2021;S0738-3991(21):00177-00174. doi:10.1016/j.pec.2021.03.007.

Balasuriya L, Berkowitz SA, Seligman HK. Federal nutrition programs after the pandemic: Learning from P-EBT and SNAP to create the next generation of food safety net programs. Inquiry. 2021;58:004695802110051. doi:10.1177/00469580211005190.

Basu S, Akers M, Berkowitz SA, Josey K, Schillinger D, Seligman H. Comparison of fruit and vegetable intake among urban low-income US adults receiving a produce voucher in 2 cities. JAMA Netw Open. 2021;4(3):e211757. doi:10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2021.1757.

Basu S, Phillips RS, Berkowitz SA, Landon BE, Bitton A, Phillips RL. Estimated effect on life expectancy of alleviating primary care shortages in the United States. Ann Intern Med. 2021: Online ahead of print. doi:10.7326/m20-7381.

Davy-Mendez T, Napravnik S, Eron JJ, Cole SR, Van Duin D, Wohl DA, Gebo KA, Moore RD, Althoff KN, Poteat T, Gill MJ, Horberg MA, Silverberg MJ, Nanditha NG, Thorne JE, Berry SA. Racial, ethnic, and gender disparities in hospitalizations among persons with HIV in the United States and Canada, 2005–2015. AIDS. 2021:Online ahead of print. doi:10.1097/qad.0000000000002876.

Dean LT, Greene N, Adams MA, Geffen SR, Malone J, Tredway K, Poteat T. Beyond Black and White: Race and sexual identity as contributors to healthcare system distrust after breast cancer screening among US women. Psycho-Oncology. 2021:Online ahead of print. doi:10.1002/pon.5670.

Martin RA, Stein LAR, Rohsenow DJ, Belenko S, Hurley LE, Clarke JG, Brinkley-Rubinstein L. Using implementation interventions and peer recovery support to improve opioid treatment outcomes in community supervision: Protocol. J Subst Abuse Treat. 2021:108364. doi:10.1016/j.jsat.2021.108364. 

Rich AJ, Poteat T, Koehoorn M, Li J, Ye M, Sereda P, Salway T, Hogg R. Development of a computable phenotype to identify a transgender sample for health research purposes: A feasibility study in a large linked provincial healthcare administrative cohort in British Columbia, Canada. BMJ Open. 2021;11(3):e040928. doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2020-040928.


  FEBRUARY 2021


Dodson DD, Fiscus LC, Page CP, Cené CW. Listening to coworkers: A health system assessment to understand and address workplace structural inequities. NEJM. 2021. doi:10.1056/CAT.20.0589.

Berkowitz SA, Basu S. Unmet social needs and worse mental health after expiration of COVID-19 federal pandemic unemployment compensation. Health Aff (Millwood). 2021;40(3):426-434. doi:10.1377/hlthaff.2020.01990.

Berk J, Brinkley-Rubinstein L, Murphy M, Chan P, Rich J. MAb for symptomatic COVID-19 in Correctional Facilities: An important opportunity. Lancet. 2021;397(10277):877-878. doi:10.1016/s0140-6736(21)00354-8.

Chapman LE, Berkowitz SA, Ammerman A, De Marco M, Ng SW, Zimmer C, Caspi CE. Association between hourly wages and dietary intake after the first phase of implementation of the Minneapolis minimum wage ordinance. Public Health Nutr. 2021:1-31. doi:10.1017/s1368980021000707.

Poteat T, Cooney E, Malik M, Restar A, Dangerfield DT 2nd, White J. HIV prevention among cisgender men who have sex with transgender women. AIDS Behav. 2021: Online ahead of print. doi:10.1007/s10461-021-03194-z.

Fernandez CS, Green MA, Noble CC, Brandert K, Donnald K, Walker MR, Henry E, Rosenberg A, Dave G, Corbie-Smith G. Training “pivots” from the pandemic: Lessons learned transitioning from in-person to virtual synchronous training in the clinical scholars leadership program. J Healthc Leadersh. 2021;13:63-75. doi:10.2147/jhl.s282881.

Johnson KT, Palakshappa D, Basu S, Seligman H, Berkowitz SA. Examining the bidirectional relationship between food insecurity and healthcare spending. Health Serv Res. 2021: Online ahead of print. doi:10.1111/1475-6773.13641.

Berk J, Brinkley-Rubinstein L, Murphy M, Chan P, Rich J. MAb for symptomatic COVID-19 in correctional facilities: An important opportunity. Lancet. 2021;S0140-6736(21):00354-00358. doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(21)00354-8.

Rosenfeld J, Berggren R, Frerichs L. A review of the community health club literature describing water, sanitation, and hygiene outcomes. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2021;18(4):1880. doi:10.3390/ijerph18041880.

Adimora AA, Ramirez C, Poteat T, Archin NM, Averitt D, Auerbach JD, L A, Currier J, Gandhi M. HIV and women in the USA: What we know and where to go from here. Lancet. 2021;S0140-6736(21):00396-00392. doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(21)00396-2.

Berkowitz SA, Basu S. Unmet social needs and worse mental health after expiration of COVID-19 federal pandemic unemployment compensation. Health Aff (Millwood). 2021;40(3):426-434. doi:10.1377/hlthaff.2020.01990.

Corbie-Smith G, Marmot M, Bodenmann P, Jackson Y, Vu F, Wolff H. What a wonderful world. Rev Med Suisse. 2021;17:239-241.

Vest N, Johnson O, Nowotny K, Brinkley-Rubinstein L. Prison population reductions and COVID-19: A latent profile analysis synthesizing recent evidence from the Texas state prison system. J Urban Health. 2020:1-6. doi:10.37473/fic/10.1007/s11524-020-00504-z.


  JANUARY 2021


Kaplan B. Access, Equity and Neutral Space: Telehealth Beyond the Pandemic. Ann Fam Med. 2021;19:75-78. doi:10.1370/afm.2633

Kaplowitz E, Macmadu A, Green TC, Berk J, Rich JD, Brinkley-Rubinstein L. “It’s probably going to save my life;” attitudes towards treatment among people incarcerated in the era of fentanyl [published online ahead of print, 2022 Jan 22]. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2022;232:109325. doi:10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2022.109325

Howell BA, Puglisi L, Clark K, Albizu-Garcia C, Ashkin E, Booth T, Brinkley-Rubinstein L, Fiellin DA, Fox AD, Maurer KF, Lin H-J, McCollister K, Murphy S, Morse DS, Shavit S, Wang K, Winkelman T, Wang EA. The transitions clinic network: Post incarceration addiction treatment, healthcare, and social support (TCN-PATHS): A hybrid type-1 effectiveness trial of enhanced primary care to improve opioid use disorder treatment outcomes following release from jail. J Subst Abuse Treat. 2021:108315. doi:10.1016/j.jsat.2021.108315.

Hanmer J, DeWalt DA, Berkowitz SA. Association between food insecurity and health-related quality of life: A nationally representative survey. J Gen Intern Med. 2021:Online ahead of print. doi:10.1007/s11606-020-06492-9.

Casanova FO, Hamblett A, Brinkley-Rubinstein L, Nowotny KM. Epidemiology of Coronavirus disease 2019 in US immigration and customs enforcement detention facilities. JAMA Netw Open. 2021;4(1):e2034409. doi:10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2020.34409.

Nowotny KM, Bailey Z, Brinkley-Rubinstein L. The contribution of prisons and jails to US racial disparities during COVID-19. Am J Public Health. 2021;111(2):197-199. doi:10.2105/AJPH.2020.306040.

Corbie-Smith G, Wolfe MK, Hoover SM, Dave G. Centering equity and community in the recovery of the COVID-19 pandemic. N C Med Jl. 2021;82(1):62-67. doi:10.18043/ncm.82.1.62.

Essien UR, Corbie-Smith G. Opportunities for improving population health in the post-COVID-19 era. J Hosp Med. 2021;16(1):53-55. doi:10.12788/jhm.3546.

Poteat TC, van der Merwe LLA, Sevelius J, Keatley JA. Inclusion as illusion: Erasing transgender women in research with MSM. J Int AIDS Soc. 2021;24(1):e25661. doi:10.1002/jia2.25661.

Flores M, Ruiz JM, Butler EA, Sbarra DA, Garcia DO, Kohler L, Crane TE, Corbie-Smith G, Benavente V, Kroenke CH, Saquib N, Thomson CA. Does the Hispanic mortality advantage vary by marital status among postmenopausal women in the Women’s Health Initiative? Published online ahead of print. Ann Behav Med. 2021;kaaa113. doi:10.1093/abm/kaaa113

Warren E, Brinkley-Rubinstein L, Nowotny K. End the silence about what Covid-19 is doing to America’s prisons. CNN. https://www.cnn.com/2021/01/05/opinions/us-prison-covid-19-data-warren-brinkley-rubinstein-nowotny/index.html. Published January 5, 2021.

Calancie L, Frerichs L, Davis MM, Sullivan E, White AM, Cilenti D, Corbie-Smith G, Hassmiller Lich K. Consolidated framework for collaboration research derived from a systematic review of theories, models, frameworks and principles for cross-sector collaboration. PLos One. 2021;16(1):e0244501. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0244501.


  DECEMBER 2020


Ellis KR, Hecht HK, Young TL, Oh S, Thomas S, Hoggard LS, Ali Z, Olawale R, Carthron D, Corbie-Smith G, Eng E. Chronic disease among African American families: A systematic scoping review. Preventing Chronic Disease. 2020;17:E167. doi:10.5888/pcd17.190431.

Poteat T. Navigating the storm: How to apply intersectionality to public health in times of crisis. Am J Public Health. 2021;111(1):91-92. doi:10.2105/ajph.2020.305944.

Poteat T, Aqil A, Corbett D, Evans D, Dubé K. “I would really want to know that they had my back”: Transgender women’s perceptions of HIV cure-related research in the United States. PLoS One. 2020;15(12):e0244490. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0244490.

Carter-Edwards L, Grewe ME, Fair AM, Jenkins C, Ray NJ, Bilheimer A, Dave G, Nunez-Smith M, Richmond A, Wilkins CH. Recognizing cross-institutional fiscal and administrative barriers and facilitators to conducting community-engaged clinical and translational research. Acad Med. 2020;Publish Ahead of Print. doi:10.1097/acm.0000000000003893.

Lemasters K, Mccauley E, Nowotny K, Brinkley-Rubinstein L. COVID-19 cases and testing in 53 prison systems. Health Justice. 2020;8(1). doi:10.1101/2020.08.25.20181842.

Zaller N, Brinkley-Rubinstein L. MOUD Provision in Correctional Settings During Time of COVID-19: Prevention and Solutions. Journal of Addiction Medicine. 2020; 14(6), e290–e292. doi:10.1097/ADM.0000000000000758

Wang E, Brinkley-Rubinstein L, Puglisi L, Western B. Recommendations for Prioritization and Distribution of COVID-19 Vaccine in Prisons and JailsWhite Paper. 2020.

Poteat TC, Reisner SL, Miller M, Wirtz AL; American Cohort To Study HIV Acquisition Among Transgender Women (LITE). Vulnerability to COVID-19-related Harms Among Transgender Women With and Without HIV Infection in the Eastern and Southern U.S. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2020; 85(4):e67-e69. doi:10.1097/QAI.0000000000002490


  NOVEMBER 2020


Berkowitz SA, Basu S. Unemployment insurance, health-related social needs, health care access, and mental health during the COVID-19 pandemic. JAMA Intern Med. 2021;181(5):699-702. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2020.7048. https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jamainternalmedicine/fullarticle/2773234

Rich AJ, Scheim AI, Koehoorn M, Poteat T. Non-HIV chronic disease burden among transgender populations globally: A systematic review and narrative synthesis. Prev Med Rep. 2020;20:101259. doi:10.1016/j.pmedr.2020.101259.

Frerichs L, Smith N, Kuhlberg JA, Mason G, Jackson-Diop D, Stith D, Corbie-Smith G, Hassmiller Lich K. Novel participatory methods for co-building an agent-based model of physical activity with youth. PLOS ONE. 2020; 15(11): e0241108. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0241108

Dubé K, Campbell DM, Perry KE, Kanazawa JT, Saberi P, Sauceda JA, Poteat T, Evans D. Reasons People Living with HIV Might Prefer Oral Daily Antiretroviral Therapy, Long-Acting Formulations, or Future HIV Remission Options. AIDS Research and Human Retroviruses. 2020; doi:10.1089/aid.2020.0107

Burrell M, White AM, Frerichs L, Funchess M, Cerulli C, DiGiovanni L, Lich KH. Depicting “the system”: How structural racism and disenfranchisement in the United States can cause dynamics in community violence among males in urban black communities. Social Science & Medicine. 2020. doi:10.1016/j.socscimed.2020.113469

Wilder T, Poteat T, Bailey MM. LGBTQ Health and Well-Being: Where Is the U.S. Right Now? TheBodyPro. 2020.


  OCTOBER 2020


Adams LB, Richmond J, Watson SN, Cené CW, Urrutia R, Ataga O, Dunlap P, Corbie-Smith G. Community health worker training curricula and intervention outcomes in African American and Latinx communities: A systematic review. Health Educ Behav. 2020;48(4):516-531. doi:10.1177/1090198120959326.

Cruden G, Frerichs L, Powell J. B, Lanier P, Hendricks Brown C, Hasmiller Lich K. Developing a multi-criteria decision analysis tool to support the adoption of evidence-based child maltreatment prevention programs. Prev Sci. 2020; doi.org/10.1007/s11121-020-01174-8

Cruden G, Frerichs L, Powell J. B, Lanier P, Hendricks Brown C, Hasmiller Lich K. Developing a multi-criteria decision analysis tool to support the adoption of evidence-based child maltreatment prevention programs. Prev Sci. 2020; doi:10.1016/j.socscimed.2020.113469

Macmadu A, Berk J, Kaplowitz E, Mercedes M, Rich JD, Brinkley-Rubinstein L. COVID-19 and mass incarceration: a call for urgent action. The Lancet Public Health. 2020; doi:10.1016/S2468-2667(20)30231-0

Wang EA, Riley C, Wood G, Greene A, Horton N, Williams M, Violano P, Brase RM, Brinkley-Rubinstein L, Papachristos AV, Roy B. Building community resilience to prevent and mitigate community impact of gun violence: conceptual framework and intervention design. BMJ Open. 2020; 10(10), e040277. doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2020-040277


  SEPTEMBER 2020


Buchbinder M, Blue C, Juengst E, Brinkley-Rubinstein L, Rennie S, Rosen DL. Expert stakeholders’ perspectives on a Data-to-Care strategy for improving care among HIV-positive individuals incarcerated in jails. AIDS Care. 2020;32(9):1155-1161. doi:10.1080/09540121.2020.1737641.

Cowell M, Corsi C, Johnson T, Brinkley-Rubinstein L. The factors that motivate law enforcement’s use of force: a systematic review. Am J Community Psychol. 2021;67(1-2):142-151. doi:10.1002/ajcp.12460

Buchbinder M, Blue C, Rennie S, Juengst E, Brinkley-Rubinstein L, Rosen D. L. Practical and Ethical Concerns in Implementing Enhanced Surveillance Methods to Improve Continuity of HIV Care: Qualitative Expert Stakeholder Study. JMIR public health and surveillance. 2020; 6(3), e19891. doi:10.2196/19891

Zielinski MJ, Allison MK, Brinkley-Rubinstein L, Curran G, Nickolas DZ, Kirchner JAE. Making change happen in criminal justice settings: leveraging implementation science to improve mental health care. Health Justice 8, 21 (2020). doi:10.1186/s40352-020-00122-6

Greene NMalone JAdams MADean LT, Poteat T“This is some mess right here”: Exploring interactions between Black sexual minority women and health care providers for breast cancer screening and careCancer2020. doi:10.1002/cncr.33219


AUGUST 2020

Wang EAZenilman J, Brinkley-Rubinstein L. Ethical Considerations for COVID-19 Vaccine Trials in Correctional Facilities. JAMA. 2020;324(11):1031–1032. doi:10.1001/jama.2020.15589

Sevelius JM, Poteat T, Luhur WE, Reisner SL, Meyer IH. HIV Testing and PrEP Use in a National Probability Sample of Sexually Active Transgender People in the United States. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2020; 84(5):437-442. doi:10.1097/QAI.0000000000002403

Sherman ADF, Poteat TC, Budhathoki C, Kelly U, Clark KD, Campbell JC. Association of Depression and Post-Traumatic Stress with Polyvictimization and Emotional Transgender and Gender Diverse Community Connection Among Black and Latinx Transgender Women. LGBT Health. 2020; 7(7):358-366. doi:10.1089/lgbt.2019.0336


  JULY 2020


Gosiker BJ, Lesko CR, Rich AJ, Crane HM, Kitahata MM, Reisner SL, Mayer KH, Fredericksen JR, Chander G, Mathews WC, Poteat TC. Cardiovascular disease risk among transgender women living with HIV in the United States. PLoS ONE. 2020; 15(7): e0236177. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0236177

Poteat T, Malik M, van der Merwe LLA, Cloete A, Adams D, Nonyane BAS, Wirtz AL. PrEP awareness and engagement among transgender women in South Africa: a cross-sectional, mixed methods study. The Lancet HIV. 2020; 7(12), e825–e834. doi:10.1016/S2352-3018(20)30119-3

Poteat TC, Reisner SL, Miller M, Wirtz AL. COVID-19 Vulnerability of Transgender Women With and Without HIV Infection in the Eastern and Southern. medRxiv. 2020; 2020.07.21.20159327. doi:10.1101/2020.07.21.20159327

  JUNE 2020


Downer S, Berkowitz SA, Harlan T, Olstad D, Mozaffarian D. Food is medicine: actions to integrate food and nutrition into healthcare. BMJ. 2020;369;m2482. doi:10.1136/bmj.m2482

Nowotny K, Bailey Z, Omori M, Brinkley-Rubinstein L. COVID-19 Exposes Need for Progressive Criminal Justice Reform. American Journal of Public Health. 2020, 110, 967_968. doi:10.2105/AJPH.2020.305707


  MARCH – MAY 2020


Poteat T, Lassiter JM. Positive religious coping predicts self-reported HIV medication adherence at baseline and twelve-month follow-up among Black Americans living with HIV in the Southeastern United States. AIDS Care. 2019;31(8):958-964. doi:10.1080/09540121.2019.1587363.

Cavanaugh AM, Rauh MJ, Thompson CA, Alcaraz J, Mihalko WM, Bird CE, Corbie-Smith G, Rosal MC, Li W, Shadyab AH, Gilmer T, LaCroix AZ. Racial/ethnic disparities in physical function before and after total knee arthroplasty among women in the United States. JAMA Netw Open. 2020;3(5):e204937. doi:10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2020.4937.

Rich AJ, Salway T, Scheim A, Poteat T. Sexual minority stress theory: Remembering and honoring the work of Virginia Brooks. LGBT Health. 2020;7(3):1. doi:10.1089/lgbt.2019.0223.

Malta M, Legrand S, Turban J, Poteat T, Whetten K. Gender-congruent government identification is crucial for gender affirmation. The Lancet Public Health. 2020;5(4):e178-e179. doi:10.1016/S2468-2667(20)30054-2.

Poteat T, Malik M, Wirtz AL, Cooney EE, Reisner S. Understanding HIV risk and vulnerability among cisgender men with transgender partners. The Lancet HIV. 2020;7(3):e201-e208. doi:10.1016/S2352-3018(19)30346-7.

Callander D, Schneider JA, Radix A, Chaix B, Scheinmann R, Love G, Smith J, Regan SD, Kawachi I, James KS, Ransome Y, Herrera C, Reisner SL, Doroshow C, Poteat T, Watson K, Bluebond-Langner R, Toussaint N, Garofalo R, Sevelius J, Duncan DT. Longitudinal cohort of HIV-negative transgender women of colour in New York City: Protocol for the TURNNT (‘Trying to Understand Relationships, Networks and Neighbourhoods among Transgender women of colour’) study. BMJ Open. 2020;10(4):e032876. doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2019-032876.

Rosen DL, Kavee AL, Brinkley-Rubinstein L. Postrelease mortality among persons hospitalized during their incarceration. Ann Epidemiol. 2020;S1047-2797(20): 30137-X. doi:10.1016/j.annepidem.2020.03.006.

Macmadu A, Goedel WC, Adams JW, Brinkley-Rubinstein L, Green TC, Clarke JG, Martin RA, Rich JD, Marshall BD. Estimating the impact of wide scale uptake of screening and medications for opioid use disorder in US prisons and jails. Drug and Alcohol Dependence. 2020;208:107858. doi:10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2020.107858.

Wurcel AG, Dauria E, Zaller N, Nijhawan A, Beckwith C, Nowotny K, Lauren Brinkley-Rubinstein L. Spotlight on Jails: COVID-19 Mitigation Policies Needed Now. Clinical Infectious Diseases. 2020;71(15):891-2. doi:10.1093/cid/ciaa346.

Rich AJ, Williams J, Malik M, Wirtz A, Reisner S, DuBois LZ , Juster RB , Lesko CR , Davis N, Althoff KN, Cannon C, Mayer K, Elliott A, Poteat T. Biopsychosocial mechanisms linking gender minority stress to HIV comorbidities among Black and Latina transgender women (LITE Plus): Protocol for a mixed methods longitudinal study. JMIR Res Protoc. 2020;9(4):e17076. doi:10.2196/17076.


  DECEMBER 2019 – FEBRUARY 2020


Malone J, Snguon S, Dean LT, Adams MA, Poteat T. Breast Cancer Screening and Care Among Black Sexual Minority Women: A Scoping Review of the Literature from 1990 to 2017. Journal of Womens Health. 2019;28(12):1650-1660. doi:10.1089/jwh.2018.7127.

Powell W, Frerichs L, Townsley R, Mayorga M, Richmond J, Corbie-Smith G, Wheeler S, Lich KH. The potential impact of the Affordable Care Act and Medicaid expansion on reducing colorectal cancer screening disparities in African American males. PLoS One. 2020;15(1). doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0226942.

Frerichs L,Bess K, Young TL, Hoover SM, Calancie L, Wynn M, Mcfarlin S, Cené CW, Dave G, Corbie-Smith G. A cluster randomized trial of a community-based intervention among African-American adults: Effects on dietary and physical activity outcomes. Prevention Science. 2020:1-11. doi:10.1007/s11121-019-01067-5.

Sherman ADF, Clark KD, Robinson K, Noorani T, Poteat T. Trans* community connection, health, and wellbeing: A systematic review. LGBT Health. 2020;7(1):1-14. doi:10.1089/lgbt.2019.0014.

Cloud DH, Bassett MT, Graves J, Fullilove RE, Brinkley-Rubinstein L, eds. Documenting and addressing the health impacts of carceral systems. American Journal of Public Health. 2020;110(S1). doi:10.2105/ajph.2019.305475.

Duncan DT, Callander D, Bowleg L, Park SH, Brinkley-Rubinstein L, Theall KP, Hickson DA. Intersectional analysis of life stress, incarceration and sexual health risk practices among cisgender Black gay, bisexual and other men who have sex with men in the deep South of the US: The MARI study. Sexual Health. 2020;17(1). doi:10.1071/sh19062.

Brinkley-Rubinstein L, Cloud DH. Mass incarceration as a social-structural driver of health inequities: A supplement to AJPH. American Journal of Public Health. 2020;110(S1). doi:10.2105/ajph.2019.305486.

Brinkley-Rubinstein L, Crowley C, Montgomery MC, Peterson M, Zaller N, Martin R, Clarke J, Dubey M, Chan PA. Interest and knowledge of HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis in a unified jail and prison setting. Journal of Correctional Health Care. 2020:1-6. doi:10.1177/1078345819897405.

Zaller ND, Neher TL, Presley M, Horton H, Marshall SA, Zielinski MJ, Brinkley-Rubinstein L. Barriers to linking high-risk jail detainees to HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis. PLoS One. 2020;15(4):e0231951. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0231951.

Berkowitz SA, Shahid NN, Terranova J, et al. “I was able to eat what I am supposed to eat”– patient reflections on a medically-tailored meal intervention: A qualitative analysis. BMC Endocr Disord. 2020;20(1):10. doi:10.1186/s12902-020-0491-z.


  SEPTEMBER – NOVEMBER 2019


Tigges BB, Miller D, Dudding KM, Balls-Berry JE, Borawski EA, Dave G, Hafer NS, Kimminau KS, Kost RG, Littlefield K, Shannon J, Menon U, The measures of collaboration workgroup of the collaboration and engagement domain task force, National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences, National Institutes of Health. Measuring quality and outcomes of research collaborations: An integrative review. Journal of Clinical and Translational Science. 2019;3(5):261-289. doi:10.1017/cts.2019.402.

Jackman K-MP, Hightow-Weidman L, Poteat T, Wirtz AL, Kane JC, Baral SD. Evaluating psychometric determinants of willingness to adopt sexual health patient portal services among black college students: A mixed-methods approach. Journal of American College Health. 2019:1-8. doi:10.1080/07448481.2019.1660352.

Poteat T, Wirtz A, Malik M, Cooney E, Cannon C, Hardy WD, Arrington-Sanders R, Lujan M, Yamanis T. A gap between willingness and uptake: findings from mixed methods research on HIV prevention among black and Latina transgender women. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2019;82(2):131-140. doi:10.1097/qai.0000000000002112.

Shieh E, Marzinke MA, Fuchs EJ, Hamlin A, Bakshi R, Aung W, Breakey J, Poteat T, Brown T, Bumpus NN, Hendrix CW. Transgender women on oral HIV pre‐exposure prophylaxis have significantly lower tenofovir and emtricitabine concentrations when also taking oestrogen when compared to cisgender men. Journal of the International AIDS Society. 2019;22(11). doi:10.1002/jia2.25405.

Rosen JG, Malik M, Cooney EE, Wirtz AL, Yamanis T, Lujan M, Cannon C, Hardy D, Poteat T. Antiretroviral treatment interruptions among Black and Latina transgender women living with HIV: Characterizing co-occurring, multilevel factors using the gender affirmation framework. AIDS and Behavior. 2019;23(9):2588-2599. doi:10.1007/s10461-019-02581-x.

Poteat T, Wirtz AL, Reisner S. Strategies for engaging transgender populations in HIV prevention and care. Current Opinion in HIV and AIDS. 2019;14(5):393-400. doi:10.1097/coh.0000000000000563.

Brinkley-Rubinstein L, Sivaraman J, Rosen DL, Cloud DH, Junker G, Proescholdbell S, Shanahan ME, Ranapurwala SI. Association of restrictive housing during incarceration with mortality after release. JAMA Network Open. 2019;2(10). doi:10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2019.12516.

Poteat TC, Celentano DD, Mayer KH, Beyrer C, Mimiaga MJ, Friedman RK, Srithanaviboonchai K, Safren SA, HPTN 063 Study Team. Depression, sexual behavior, and HIV treatment outcomes among transgender women, cisgender women and men who have sex with men living with HIV in Brazil and Thailand: A short report. AIDS Care. 2019. doi:10.1080/09540121.2019.1668526.

Dube K, Eskaf S, Evans D, Sauceda J, Saberi P, Brown B, Averitt D, Martel K, Meija M, Campbell D, Barr L, Kanazawa J, Perry K, Patel H, Luter S, Poteat T, Auerbach JD, Wohl DA. The dose response: Perceptions of people living with HIV in the United States on alternatives to oral daily antiretroviral therapy. AIDS Research and Human Retroviruses. 2019. doi:10.1089/aid.2019.0175.

Hassmiller Lich K, O’Leary MC, Nambiar S, et al. Estimating the impact of insurance expansion on colorectal cancer and related costs in North Carolina: A population-level simulation analysis. Prev Med. 2019;129S:105847. doi:10.1016/j.ypmed.2019.105847.

Wesp LM, Malcoe LH, Elliott A, Poteat T. Intersectionality research for transgender health justice: A theory-driven conceptual framework for structural analysis of transgender health inequities. Transgender Health. 2019;4(1):287-296. doi:10.1089/trgh.2019.0039.

Peterson M, Macmadu A, Truong AQ, Rich J, Pognon K, Lurie M, Clarke JG, Brinkley-Rubinstein L. Pre-exposure prophylaxis awareness and interest among participants in a medications for addiction treatment program in a unified jail and prison setting in Rhode Island. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment. 2019;106:73-78. doi:10.1016/j.jsat.2019.08.015.

Brinkley-Rubinstein L, Johnson T. Solitary confinement and health. North Carolina Medical Journal. 2019;80(6):359-360. doi:10.18043/ncm.80.6.359.

Martin RA, Gresko SA, Brinkley-Rubinstein L, Stein L, Clarke JG. Post-release treatment uptake among participants of the Rhode Island Department of Corrections comprehensive medication assisted treatment program. Preventive Medicine. 2019;128:105766. doi:10.1016/j.ypmed.2019.105766.


  JUNE – AUGUST 2019


Young TL, Carter-Edwards L, Frerichs L, Green MA, Hassmiller-Lich K, Quarles E, Dave G, Corbie-Smith, G. Action learning cohort series: An innovative community-engaged approach for translating research into practice. Health Promotion Practice. 2019. doi:10.1177/1524839919858592.

APatel T, Rainwater J, Trochim WM, Elworth JT, Scholl L, Dave G. Opportunities for strengthening CTSA evaluation. J Clin Transl Sci. 2019;3(2-3):59–64. doi:10.1017/cts.2019.387.

Rhodes B, Costenbader B, Wilson L, Hershow R, Carroll J, Zule W, Golin C, Brinkley-Rubinstein L. Urban, individuals of color are impacted by fentanyl-contaminated heroin. International Journal of Drug Policy. 2019;73(4):1-6. doi:10.1016/j.drugpo.2019.07.008.

Freeborne N, Simmens SJ, Manson JE, Howard BV, Cené CW, Allison MA, Corbie-Smith G, Bell CL, Denburg NL, Martin LW. Perceived social support and the risk of cardiovascular disease and all-cause mortality in the womenʼs health initiative observational study. Menopause. 2019;26(7):698-707. doi:10.1097/gme.0000000000001297.

Powell W, Richmond J, Mohottige D, Yen I, Joslyn A, Corbie-Smith G. Medical mistrust, racism, and delays in preventive health screening among African-American men. Behavioral Medicine. 2019;45(2):102-117. doi:10.1080/08964289.2019.1585327.

Hershow RB, Gonzalez M, Costenbader E, Zule W, Golin C, Brinkley-Rubinstein L. Medical providers and harm reduction views on pre-exposure prophylaxis for HIV prevention among people who inject drugs. AIDS Education and Prevention. 2019;31(4):363-379. doi:10.1521/aeap.2019.31.4.363.

Kamen, C.S., Alpert, A., Margolies, L. et al. “Treat us with dignity”: a qualitative study of the experiences and recommendations of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) patients with cancer. Support Care Cancer 2019;27:2525–2532. doi:10.1007/s00520-018-4535-0.

Wirtz AL, Poteat T, Radix A, Althoff KN, Cannon CM, Wawrzyniak AJ, Cooney E, Mayer KH, Beyrer C, Rodriguez AE, Reisner SL. American cohort to study HIV acquisition among transgender women in high-risk areas (The LITE Study): Protocol for a multisite prospective cohort study in the Eastern and Southern United States (Preprint). 2019;8(10). doi:10.2196/14704.

Patel T, Rainwater J, Trochim WM, Elworth JT, Scholl L, Dave G. Opportunities for strengthening CTSA evaluation. Journal of Clinical and Translational Science. 2019;3(2-3):59-64. doi:10.1017/cts.2019.387.

Brinkley-Rubinstein L, Peterson M, Clarke J, Macmadu A, Truong A, Pognon K, Parker M, Marshall BDL, Green T, Martin R, Stein L, Rich JD. The benefits and implementation challenges of the first state-wide comprehensive medication for addictions program in a unified jail and prison setting. Drug and Alcohol Dependence. 2019;205:107514. doi:10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2019.06.016.

Zaller N, Donadeo K, Coffey J, Zielinski M, Brinkley-Rubinstein L. Screening for opioid use disorder in the largest jail in Arkansas: A brief report. Journal of Correctional Health Care. 2019;25(3):214-218. doi:10.1177/1078345819852133.

Peterson, Meghan, Josiah Rich, Alexandria Macmadu, Ashley Q. Truong, Traci C. Green, Leo Beletsky, Kimberly Pognon, and Lauren Brinkley-Rubinstein. ““One guy goes to jail, two people are ready to take his spot”: Perspectives on drug-induced homicide laws among incarcerated individuals.” International Journal of Drug Policy. 2019;70: 47-53. doi:10.1016/j.drugpo.2019.05.001.

Toro-Hernández ML, Mondragón-Barrera A, Múnera-Orozco S, Villa-Torres L, Camelo-Castillo W. Experiences with rehabilitation and impact on community participation among adults with physical disability in Colombia: Perspectives from stakeholders using a community based research approach.International Journal for Equity in Health. 2019;18(1). doi:10.1186/s12939-019-0923-4.