2012

Scientific Papers in Press or Under Journal Peer Review 2012

  • Emerson J, Hull P, Schlundt D, Reece M, Cain V, Levine R, Husaini B. Challenges and strategies in serving the uninsured in Nashville, Tennessee. J. Amb Care Management. J Ambul Care Manage. 2012 Oct;35(4):324-335.PMID: 22955092 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]
  • Nation, M., Bess, K., Voight, A., Perkins, D.D., Juarez, P.D. (2011). Levels of Community Engagement in Youth Violence Prevention: the Role of Power in Sustaining Successful University-Community Partnerships, Am J Community Psychol,  48, 2-7, DOI: 10.1007/s10464-010-9421-y Published on-line ahead of print. DOI 10.1007/s10464-101-9414-x.
  • Juarez, PD.  Social Network Analysis and Youth Violence.  (2012).  Chapter 14.  In:  Injury Research: Theories, Methods, and Approaches.  Li Guohua; Baker Susan P., ( Eds.). In Press. 1st Edition., 2012, 750 p. ISBN 978-1-4614-1598-5.
  • Senturias YSN, Durkin KM, Nagle L, Zoorob R. “Pregnancy and Alcohol Use: What OB-GYNs Know, Believe, and Do About It.” Journal of the Kentucky Medical Association. 2012Feb;(110):49-57

Book Chapters

  • Juarez, PD.  Social Network Analysis and Youth Violence.  (2012).  Chapter 14.  In:  Injury Research: Theories, Methods, and Approaches.  Li Guohua; Baker Susan P. (Eds.). 1st Edition., 2012, 750 p. ISBN 978-1-4614-1598-5.

Published Abstracts and Posters

  • Husaini B, Cain V, Samad Z, Sampson U, Levine R. Persistent variation in heart failure by race, gender and age in Tennessee and California: An analysis of hospital discharge data. Accepted for Presentation. American Society of Hypertension. New York, New York. May 19-22, 2012. JCH April 2012. 14 (Suppl 1). pp A 78-9.
  • Levine R, Kilbourne B, Sampson U, Kihlberg C, Cain V, Ekundayo J, Husaini B. Congestive heart failure mortality among US elderly. 1999-2007. American Society of Hypertension. New York, New York: May 19-22, 2012. JCH April 2012. 14(Suppl 1) p. A 39.
  • Hull PC, Zoorob R, Buchowski MS, Beech, B, Candeo J. “Healthy Families Study: Design of a Childhood Obesity Prevention Trial for Hispanic Families” The Obesity Society’s 30th Annual Scientific Meeting. Submitted March 2012.

Abstracts Submitted for Review

  • Levine RS, Williams JC. Conflicts of interest, government employment, and cancer risk among vulnerable populations. Bioethics Conference on Cancer Health Disparities Research. January 18-21, 2012. Tuskegee University, Tuskegee, AL.
  • Husaini B, Sampson U, Cain V, Samad Z, Levine R, Moonis M. Hospitalization cost of heart failure: Examining effect of depression among 16,889 heart failure patients in 2008 by race and gender. World Congress of Cardiology. April 18-21, 2012. Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
  • Chen Z, Chakrabarty S, Levine RS, Aliyu M, Ding T, Jackson LL.Work-Related Knee Injuries Treated in Emergency Departments in the United States, 1998-2007. American College of Environmental and Occupational Medicine Education. American Occupational Health Conference. Los Angeles, CA. April 29-May 2, 2012.
  • Husaini BA, Emerson J, Hull C, Oates V, Cain VA, Jones J, Kihlberg C, Levine RS. Nashville Children Eating Well (CHEW) for Health. Society for Nutrition Education and Behavior (SNEB). Washington, D.C. July 14-17, 2012.
  • Husaini BA, Cain V, Samad Z, Levine R. Race and Age  Impact  Treatment Cost of Heart Failure in 2008: An Analysis of 16,889 Patients. Heart Failure Society of America. September 9-12, 2012. Seattle, WA.
  • Agboto VK, Levine RS, Setodju C, Ding T, Rust G, Kilbourne B, Sanderson M, Pisu M Hennekens CH. A method to address community effect modification and avoid bias in evaluating mammogram interventions. American Public Health Association. San Francisco, CA. October 27-31, 2012.
  • DeGrubb M, Kilbourne B, Kihlberg C, Levine RS. Demographic and geographic variations in Breast Cancer mortality among US Hispanics. American Public Health Association. San Francisco, CA. October 27-31, 2012.
  • Levine RS, Kilbourne B, Pisu M, Sanderson M, Cain V, Fadden M-K, Husaini B, Zoorob R, Juarez P, Hennekens CH. Geographic variations in utilization of screening mammography by Medicare American Public Health Association. San Francisco, CA. October 27-31, 2012.
  • Kilbourne B, Levine RS, Cain V, Sanderson M, Fadden M-K, Pisu M, Zoorob R, Juarez P, Hennekens CH. Medicare Coverage and Decreased Disparities in Rates of Mammography Screening Among Black Women in the Delta. American Public Health Association. San Francisco, CA. October 27-31, 2012.
  • Sanderson M, Levine RS, Fadden M-K, Kilbourne B, Pisu M, Cain V, Husaini B, Juarez P, Zoorob R, Hennekens CH. Mammography screening rates and breast cancer screening mortality by race across SEER sites. American Public Health Association. San Francisco, CA. October 27-31, 2012.
  • Levine R, Kilbourne B, Al-Hamdan M, Hood D, Im W, Lichtveld M, Matthew-Juarez P, Robinson P, Wilson S Kilbourne K, Skelton T, Crosson W, Estes M, Estes S, Juarez P. Fine particulate matter, infant mortality, and residential segregation. Summit: The Science of Racial Disparities. Washington, D.C. October 31-November 4, 2012. Washington, D.C.
  • Juarez Pl Hood D, Im W, Levine R, Matthews-Juarez P, Al-Hamdan M, Langston M, Lichtveld M, Robinson P, Wilson S. The public health exposome project.Summit: The Science of Racial Disparities. October 31-November 4, 2012. Washington, D.C.
  • Zoorob R, Sidani M, Kalliny M, Durkin K, Levine R. Predictors of non-compliance in primary care patients with chronic diseases. . RCMI International Symposium on Health Disparities. December 10-13, 2012. San Juan, Puerto Rico.
  • Husaini B, Sharp L, Cain V, Orum G, Novony M, Bazargan M, Moonis M, Levine R. In California, heart failure rates decline yet racial/ethnic disparities persist (2007-2009). American Heart Association. November 7-10, 2012. Los Angeles, CA.
  • De Grubb M, Kilbourne B, Kihlberg C, Levine R. Racial and gender differences in colon and recto-sigmoid cancer mortality between Hispanic and non-Hispanic US residents, 1999-2009. RCMI International Symposium on Health Disparities. December 10-13, 2012. San Juan, Puerto Rico.
  • Juarez, PD. The Effects of Service Learning on Teen Seat Belt Usage. APHA, San Francisco, Dec. 2012.
  • Juarez, PD. The Meharry Public Health Exposome Project: Towards Eliminating Health Disparities. APHA. San Francisco. Dec 2012.
  • Juarez, PD. The TN Men’s Report Card. APHA. San Francisco, Dec. 2012.

Professional Presentations   

  • Member, Appointed to the Community-Level Health Promotion Study Section, the Center for Scientific Review, National Institutes of Health. July 2012 – June 2016.
  • Member, Special Emphasis Panel, Patient Centered Outcomes Research Institute, Pilot Projects Review, Washington DC, February 22, 2012.
  • Juarez, PD. The Public Health Exposome. Panel presentation, 2012 Summit on the Science of Eliminating Health Disparities, National Harbor,  MD. Dec. 2012.
  • Juarez, PD. The Effects of Service Learning on Teen Seat Belt Usage. APHA, San Francisco, Oct. 2012.
  • Juarez, PD. The Meharry Public Health Exposome Project: Towards Eliminating Health Disparities. APHA. San Francisco. Oct. 2012.
  • Juarez, PD & Im W.  Public Participatory Mapping to Reduce Health Disparities in Tennessee. GIS-Pro 2012: URISA’s 50th Annual Conference for GIS Professionals. Portland, OR, Oct. 2012.
  • Juarez, PD. Public Health Exposome Project: A Transdisciplinary Approach to Promoting EJ and Eliminating Health Disparities. Region 4 Environmental Justice Conference, EPA. Aug. 2012.
  • Juarez, PD. The Health Disparities Exposome Project: Incorporating Environment into Health Disparities Research. Center for Reducing Health Disparities, College of Public Health, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE. March 28, 2012.
  • Guest Speaker, The Tom Joyner Morning Show, Youth Violence, January 4, 2012.

Editioral  Activities

  • Juarez, PD.  2012—pres.     Guest Editorial Review Board. Progress in Community Health Partnerships: Research Education and Action. 

Study Sections

  • Juarez, PD.  Member, Special Emphasis Panel, Patient Centered Outcomes Research Institute, Pilot Projects Review, Washington DC, February 22, 2012. 
  • Juarez, PD.  2012 – pres.   Member, Appointed to the Community-Level Health Promotion Study Section, the Center for Scientific Review, National Institutes of Health. July 2012 – June 2016. 

Community Activities and Awards

  • Guest Speaker, The Tom Joyner Morning Show, Youth Violence, January 4, 2012.
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