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Developing and Maintaining a Successful Community-Research Partnership: The Example of La Voz, an HIV-Prevention Program

Authors: Witas, J., Maina, A.W., Purington, T., Chassler, D., Lundgren, L.M.

Date: 2006

Project: No Project Affiliation

Keywords: Research and Evaluation Methods

Oral presentation at the national conference on Public Health Social Work (PHSW) in the 21st Century, held in Boston, MA.

Cross-Disability Experiences of Barriers to Health Care Access: Consumer Perspectives

Authors: Drainoni, M.L., Andrew, J., Maisels, L., Tobias, C., Bachman, S. S.

Date: 2006

Project: NIDRR Access to Care

Keywords: Health Benefits, Selected Health Conditions

This article was published in the Journal of Disability Policy Studies in 2006. The article presents the results of a series of focus groups with people with disabilities, in which a cross-disability, lifespan perspective of disability was used.

Continuous HIV Risk Behaviors: Factors Associated with Injection and Sexual Risk Behaviors Over a 12 Month Period Among a Diverse Sample of Active Injection Drug Users

Authors: Lundgren, L.M., Chassler, D., Purington, T., Maina, A.W.

Date: 2006

Project: No Project Affiliation

Keywords: Behavioral health, HIV/AIDS

This resource provides a background of an oral presentation at the 134th annual meeting & exposition of the American Public Health Association (APHA), held in Boston, MA. This presentation about active injection drugs users (IDUS) describes the association between demographic characteristics, housing status, use of psychotropic medication and HIV risk behaviors at two time points spaced one year apart.

Mixed messages: Resident Physicians’ Experiences Learning Cross-Cultural Care

Authors: Park, E.R., Betancourt, J.R., Kim, M., Maina, A.W., Blumenthal, D., Weissman, J.S.

Date: 2005

Project: No Project Affiliation

Keywords: Health Equity, Health Inequities, Research and Evaluation Methods

This article explores a select group of residents’ perceptions of their preparedness to deliver quality care to diverse populations.

Are Resident Physicians Prepared to Deliver Quality Care to Diverse Populations?

Authors: Weissman, J.S., Betancourt, J.R., Park, E.R., Kim, M., Campbell, E.G., Clarridge, B., Lee, K., Maina, A. W.

Date: 2005

Project: No Project Affiliation

Keywords: Health Inequities, Research and Evaluation Methods

This oral presentation at the annual meeting of Academy Health in Boston, MA reviewed results from a survey to administered to assess residents’ attitudes about cross-cultural care, perception of their preparedness to deliver quality care to diverse patient populations, and educational experiences and educational climate regarding cross-cultural training.