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2022

  1. Wiginton JM, Murray SM, Augustinavicius J, Maksut JL, Anderson BJ,Sey K, Ma Y, Flynn CP, German D, Higgins E, Menza TW, Orellana ER, Flynn AB, Al-Tayyib A, Kienzle J, Shields G, Lopez Z, Wermuth P, Baral SD. Metrics of Sexual Behavior Stigma Among Cisgender Men Who Have Sex With Men in 9 Cities Across the United States. Am J Epidemiol. 2022 Jan 1;191(1):93-103. doi: 10.1093/aje/kwab240.
  2. Malenfant JH, Eslami M, Dao BL, Moore L, Green N, Silver D, OYong K, Ruparelia A, Fisher R, Wood JS, Faisal M, Washburn F, Shvartsblat S, Jewell MP, Romo T, Foo C, Salazar A, Aguirre S, Balter S, Bhaurla S, Buenrrostro S, Bui K, Cho KY, Chun K, Civen R, Clarke A, Danza P, Fernandes P, Fountas N, Gambon M, Gragnani CM, Griffin A, Guerra L, Guerrero A, Hooshmand K, Claire Jarashow M, Knight W, Kuo AA, Ngo T, Nunez DM, Obara A, Rawson K, Terashita D, Rajagopalan S, Rubin ZA, Gounder P. Seroprevalence of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 Among Skilled Nursing Facility Residents and Staff Members-Los Angeles County, August-September 2020. J Infect Dis. 2022 Feb 1;225(3):367-373. doi: 10.1093/infdis/jiab281.
  3. Marshall B, Salabarría-Peña Y, Johnson W, Moore L. Reaching racial/ethnic and sexual and gender minorities with HIV prevention information via social marketing.Eval Program Plann. 2022 Feb;90:101982. doi: 10.1016/j.evalprogplan.2021.101982. Epub 2021 Jul 30.
  4. Marshall B, Salabarría-Peña Y, Douglas C, Nakelsky S,Pichon LC. The utility of evaluation in optimizing implementation and improvement of HIV prevention programming.Eval Program Plann. 2022 Feb;90:101980. doi: 10.1016/j.evalprogplan.2021.101980. Epub 2021 Jul 27.
  5. Nakelsky S, Moore L, Garland WH. Using evaluation to enhance a pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) social marketing campaign in real time in Los Angeles County, California. Eval Program Plann. 2022 Feb;90:101988. doi: 10.1016/j.evalprogplan.2021.101988. Epub 2021 Aug 13.
  6. Menendez T,Barragan NC, Kuo T, Morrison JL. Using Health Navigators to Connect At-Risk Clients to Community Resources. J Public Health Manag Pract. 2022 Mar-Apr 01;28(2):E397-E403. doi: 10.1097/PHH.0000000000001396.
  7. Schievink WI, Maya MM, Moser FG, Simon P, Nuño M. Incidence of spontaneous intracranial hypotension in a community: Beverly Hills, California, 2006-2020.Cephalalgia. 2022 Apr;42(4-5):312-316. doi: 10.1177/03331024211048510. Epub 2021 Sep 23.
  8. Nicholas W, Sood N, Lam CN, Kotha R, Hu H, Simon P. Did prioritizing essential workers help to achieve racial/ethnic equity in early COVID-19 vaccine distribution? The LA pandemic surveillance cohort study. Am J Ind Med. 2022 Apr;65(4):231-241. doi: 10.1002/ajim.23335.
  9. Cardenas VM, Kennedy JL, Williams M, Nembhard WN, Zohoori N, Du R, Jin J, Boothe D, Fischbach LA, Kirkpatrick C, Modi Z, Caid K, Owens S, Forrest JC, James L, Boehme KW, Olgaard E, Gardner SF, Amick BC 3rd. State-wide random seroprevalence survey of SARS-CoV-2 past infection in a southern US State, 2020. PLoS One. 2022 Apr 27;17(4):e0267322. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0267322
  10. Lee K, Trujillo L, Olansky E, Robbins T, Brune CA, Morris E, Finlayson T, Kanny D, Wejnert C; National HIV Behavioral Surveillance among Transgender Women Study Group; National HIV Behavioral Surveillance among Transgender Women Study Group. Factors Associated with Use of HIV Prevention and Health Care Among Transgender Women - Seven Urban Areas, 2019-2020. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2022 May 20;71(20):673-679. doi: 10.15585/mmwr.mm7120a1.
  11. Lam CN, Nicholas W, De La Torre A, Chan Y, Unger JB, Sood N, Hu H. Factors associated with parents' willingness to vaccinate their children against COVID-19: The LA pandemic surveillance cohort study. AIMS Public Health. 2022 May 25;9(3):482-489. doi: 10.3934/publichealth.2022033.
  12. Rosen AD, Beltran J, Thomas E, Miller J, Robie B, Walseth S, Backes S, Leachman N, Chang AH, Bratcher A, Frederes A, Romero R, Beas I, Alvarado J, Cruz B, Tabajonda M, Shover CL. COVID-19 Vaccine Acceptability and Financial Incentives among Unhoused People in Los Angeles County: a Three-Stage Field Survey. J Urban Health. 2022 Jun;99(3):594-602. doi: 10.1007/s11524-022-00659-x.
  13. Nyamathi A, Morisky D, Wall SA, Yadav K, Shin S, Hall E, Chang AH, White K, Arce N, Parsa T, Salem BE. Nurse-led intervention to decrease drug use among LTBI positive homeless adults. Public Health Nurs. 2022 Jul;39(4):778-787. doi: 10.1111/phn.13044. Epub 2022 Jan 10.
  14. Olsen EO, Roth NM, Aveni K, Santos P, Sizemore L, Halai UA, Nestoridi E, Barton JE, Mobley E, Siebman S, Fussman C, Mbotha D, Dzimira P, Silcox KM, Khuwaja S, Roscom D, Lush M, Chicchelly S, Delgado-López C, Schlosser L, Read J, Ellington SR, Hall AJ, Gilboa SM, Tong VT, Woodworth KR. SARS-CoV-2 infections among neonates born to pregnant people with SARS-CoV-2 infection: Maternal, pregnancy and birth characteristics. Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol. 2022 Jul;36(4):476-484. doi: 10.1111/ppe.12883.
  15. Drabo EF, Moucheraud C, Nguyen A, Garland WH, Holloway IW, Leibowitz A, Suen SC. Using Microsimulation Modeling to Inform EHE Implementation Strategies in Los Angeles County. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2022 Jul 1;90(S1):S167-S176. doi: 10.1097/QAI.0000000000002977.
  16. Cates J, Baker JM, Almendares O, Kambhampati AK, Burke RM, Balachandran N, Burnett E, Potts CC, Reagan-Steiner S, Kirking HL, Sugerman D, Parashar UD, Tate JE;Hepatitis of Unknown Etiology Group. Interim Analysis of Acute Hepatitis of Unknown Etiology in Children Aged <10 Years - United States, October 2021-June 2022. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2022 Jul 1;71(26):852-858. doi: 10.15585/mmwr.mm7126e1
  17. Cheng H, McGovern MP, Garneau HC, Hurley B, Fisher T, Copeland M, Almirall D. Expanding access to medications for opioid use disorder in primary care clinics: an evaluation of common implementation strategies and outcomes. Implement Sci Commun. 022 Jul 6;3(1):72. doi: 10.1186/s43058-022-00306-1.
  18. Sleboda P, Bruine de Bruin W, Arangua L, Gutsche T. With Self-Reported Dietary Behaviors and Body Mass Index. Front Nut. 2022 Jul 14;9:894557. doi: 10.3389/fnut.2022.894557.
  19. Kennedy AJ, George JS, Rossetti G, Brown CO, Ragins K, Dadiomov D, Trotzky-Sirr R, Sanchez G, Llamas H, Hurley B. Providing Low-barrier Addiction Treatment Via a Telemedicine Consultation Service During the COVID-19 Pandemic in Los Angeles, County: An Assessment 1 Year Later.J Addict Med, 2022 Jul 16. doi: 10.1097/ADM.0000000000001034.
  20. Nyamathi AM, Gelberg L, Lee D, Arce N, Patten-Jones A, Yadav K, Goodwine M, Alikhani M, Yao M, Chang AH, Salem BE. Perceptions of Homeless Adults and Their Providers on Coping With the Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic on Mental Health, Substance Use, and Harm Reduction Services. Glob Qual Nurs Res. 2022 Jul 27;9:23333936221108712. doi: 10.1177/23333936221108712.
  21. DeFosset AR, Sivashanmugam M, Mosst J, Kuo T. Clinic- and Community-Based National Diabetes Prevention Programs in Los Angeles. Health Educ Behav. 2022 Aug;49(4):647-657. doi: 10.1177/10901981211016759. Epub 2021 May 29.
  22. Van Groningen KM, Dao BL, Gounder P. Declines in invasive pneumococcal disease (IPD) during the COVID-19 pandemic in Los Angeles county.J Infect. 2022 Aug;85(2):174-211. doi: 10.1016/j.jinf.2022.05.002. Epub 2022 May 9.
  23. Chang AH. Challenging Health Inequities in Tuberculosis Elimination. Am J Public Health. 2022 Aug;112(8):1084-1085. doi: 10.2105/AJPH.2022.306950.
  24. Nguyen A, Drabo EF, Garland WH, Moucheraud C, Holloway IW, Leibowitz A, Suen SC. Are Unequal Policies in Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis Uptake Needed to Improve Equality? An Examination Among Men Who Have Sex with Men in Los Angeles County. AIDS Patient Care STDS2022 Aug;36(8):300-312. doi: 10.1089/apc.2022.0011.
  25. Seelman SL, Bazaco MC, Wellman A, Hardy C, Fatica MK, Huang MJ, Brown AM, Garner K, Yang WC, Norris C, Moulton-Meissner H, Paoline J, Bicking Kinsey C, Kim JJ, Kim M, Terashita D, Mehr J, Crosby AJ, Viazis S, Crist MB. Burkholderia cepacia complex outbreak linked to a no-rinse cleansing foam product, United States - 2017-2018. Epidemiol Infect.2022 Aug 4;150:e154. doi: 10.1017/S0950268822000668.
  26. Grace B, Taylor Lucas C, Shetgiri R, Cardenas K, Perez de la Garza G, Pak Y, Yee JK. Physical Activity Counseling and Documentation by Pediatric Residents in Primary Care: Before and After Introduction of the FITT Principle. Clin Pediatr (Phila). 2022 Aug 17:99228221115989. doi: 10.1177/00099228221115989.
  27. Bassi S, Nazar GP, Joshi N, Sharma N, Pandian A, Deepa M, Mohan S, Patel SA, Ali MK, McNeill A, Tandon N, Mohan V, Prabhakaran D, Arora M. Anxiety and depression among adult tobacco users during the COVID-19 restrictions in India. Front Psychiatry.2022 Aug 23;13:964949. doi: 10.3389/fpsyt.2022.964949.
  28. Mobasher Z, Baldwin SB, Navarro B, Bressler-Montgomery D, King J, Family L, Smith LV, Kuo T. Knowledge and perceptions of human trafficking among community-based and faith-based organization members in South Los Angeles. Glob Health Promot. 2022 Sep;29(3):45-56. doi: 10.1177/17579759211028177.
  29. Shah MD, Szilagyi PG, Shetgiri R, Delgado JR, Vangala S, Thomas K, Dudovitz RN, Vizueta N, Darling J, Kapteyn A. Trends in Parents' Confidence in Childhood Vaccines During the COVID-19 Pandemic. Pediatrics. 022 Sep 1;150(3):e2022057855. doi: 10.1542/peds.2022-057855.
  30. Suvada KA, Quan SF, Weaver MD, Sreedhara M, Czeisler MÉ, Como-Sabetti K, Lyfield R, Grounder P, Traub E, Amoon A, Ladva CN, Howard ME, Czeisler CA, Rajaratnam SMW, Ekwueme DU, Flannery B, Lane RI. Intent among Parents to Vaccinate Children before Pediatric COVID-19 Vaccine Recommendations, Minnesota and Los Angeles County, California-May-September 2021. Vaccines (Basel). 2022 Sep 1;10(9):1441. doi: 10.3390/vaccines10091441.
  31. Curran KG, Eberly K, Russell OO, Snyder RE, Phillips EK, Tang EC, Peters PJ, Sanchez MA, Hsu L, Cohen SE, Sey EK, Yin S, Foo C, Still W, Mangla A, Saafir-Callaway B, Barrineau-Vejjajiva L, Meza C, Burkhardt E, Smith ME, Murphy PA, Kelly NK, Spencer H, Tabidze I, Pacilli M, Swain CA, Bogucki K, DelBarba C, Rajulu DT, Dailey A, Ricaldi J, Mena LA, Daskalakis D, Bachmann LH, Brooks JT, Oster AM; Monkeypox, HIV, and STI Team. HIV and Sexually Transmitted Infections Among Persons with Monkeypox - Eight U.S. Jurisdictions, May 17-July 22, 2022 MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2022 Sep 9;71(36):1141-1147. doi: 10.15585/mmwr.mm7136a1.
  32. Dibble KE, Murray SM, Wiginton JM, Maksut JL, Lyons CE, Aggarwal R, Augustinavicius JL, Al-Tayyib A, Sey EK, Ma Y, Flynn C, German D, Higgins E, Anderson BJ, Menza TW, Orellana ER, Flynn AB, Wermuth PP, Kienzle J, Shields G, Baral SD. Associations between HIV testing and multilevel stigmas among gay men and other men who have sex with men in nine urban centers across the United States. BMC Health Serv Res. 2022 Sep 20;22(1):1179. doi: 10.1186/s12913-022-08572-4.
  33. Neffa-Creech D, Plant A, Montoya JA, Oruga R, Kilgore EA, Fraser R, Tesema L. Development and evaluation of a social marketing campaign to address methamphetamine use in Los Angeles County. BMC Public Health. 2022 Sep 22;22(1):1796. doi: 10.1186/s12889-022-14180-y.
  34. Bell CN, Thomas Tobin CS, Robles B, Spears EC, Thorpe RJ Jr. Familial Financial Assistance and Body Mass Index in Black College Graduates.J Racial Ethn Health Disparities. 2022 Oct;9(5):1850-1860. doi: 10.1007/s40615-021-01122-4
  35. Xu K, Finn LE, Geist RL, Prestel C, Moulton-Meissner H, Kim M, Stacey B, McAllister GA, Gable P, Kamali T, de St Maurice A, Yang S, Perkins KM, Crist MB. Mycobacterium chimaera infections among cardiothoracic surgery patients associated with heater-cooler devices-Kansas and California, 2019. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 022 Oct;43(10):1333-1338. doi: 10.1017/ice.2021.396.
  36. Newton SM, Reeves EL, O'Malley Olsen E, Woodworth KR, Farr SL, Galang RR, Reynolds MR, Harvey E, Shi J, Nestoridi E, Barton J, Ngo VP, Lush M, Longcore ND, Dzimira P, Im LK, Sokale A, Siebman S, Delgado López C, Chen T, Mobley EL, Khuwaja S, Romitti PA, Fredette C, Ellis EM, Silcox K, Hall AJ, Azziz-Baumgartner E, Gilboa SM, Shapiro-Mendoza CK, Tong VT. Preterm birth among pregnant persons with severe acute respiratory syndrome Coronavirus 2 infection.J Perinatol.2022 Oct;42(10):1328-1337. doi: 10.1038/s41372-022-01467-6.
  37. Glenn BA, Nonzee NJ, Herrmann AK, Crespi CM, Haroutunian GG, Sundin P, Chang LC, Singhal R, Taylor VM, Bastani R. Impact of a Multi-Level, Multi-Component, System Intervention on HPV Vaccination in a Federally Qualified Health Center. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev.2022 Oct 4;31(10):1952-1958. doi: 10.1158/1055-9965.EPI-22-0156.
  38. Shover CL, Rosen A, Mata J, Robie B, Alvarado J, Frederes A, Romero R, Beltran J, Bratcher A, Chang AH, Choi KR, Garcia C, Shoptaw S, Guha P, Richard L, Sixx G, Baez A, Coleman A, Harvell S, Jackson S, Lee C, Swan J, Torres K, Kantrim EU, McKeever M, Nguyen A, Rice A, Rosales M, Spoliansky J, Bromley E, Behforouz H, Gelberg L, Gorbach PM, Rimoin AW, Thomas EH. ngaging Same-Day Peer Ambassadors to Increase Coronavirus Disease 2019 Vaccination Among People Experiencing Unsheltered Homelessness in Los Angeles County: A Hybrid Feasibility-Evaluation Study. J Infect Dis.022 Oct 7;226(Supplement_3):S346-S352. doi: 10.1093/infdis/jiac291.
  39. Jones PS, Yeh KW, Brosnan HK, Regos-Stewart D, Ngo C, Kwon J, Chang AH. Evaluation of the Homeless Management Information System for COVID-19 Surveillance Among People Experiencing Homelessness. J Infect Dis. 2022 Oct 7;226(Supplement_3):S327-S334. doi: 10.1093/infdis/jiac335.
  40. Bell CN, Robles B, Singleton CR, Thomas Tobin CS, Spears EC, Thorpe RJ Jr. Association between Proximity to Food Sources and Dietary Behaviors in Black and White College Graduates. Am J Health Behav. 2022 Oct 17;46(5):515-527. doi: 10.5993/AJHB.46.5.3.
  41. Simner PJ,Hindler JA, Bhowmick T, Das S, Johnson JK, Lubers BV, Redell MA, Stelling J, Erdman SM. What's New in Antibiograms? Updating CLSI M39 Guidance with Current Trends. J Clin Microbiol. 2022 Oct 19;60(10):e0221021. doi: 10.1128/jcm.02210-21. Epub 2022 Aug 2
  42. Johnson KA, Levy M, Brosnan H, Kohn RP, Cohen SE. Texting Lost-to-follow-up PrEP Patients from a San Francisco Sexual Health Clinic.Prev Sci.2022 Nov;23(8):1448-1456. doi: 10.1007/s11121-022-01397-x.
  43. Chang AH, Kwon JJ, Shover CL, Greenwell L, Gomih A, Blake J, Del Rosario A, Jones PS, Fisher R, Balter S, Brosnan HK. COVID-19 Mortality Rates in Los Angeles County Among People Experiencing Homelessness, March 2020-February 2021.Public Health Rep.2022 Nov-Dec;137(6):1170-1177. doi: 10.1177/00333549221115658.
  44. Fischbach L, Civen R, Boyd H, Flores DM, Cloud J, Smith LV, King J, Alvarez F, Kuo T. Factors Influencing COVID-19 Vaccine Acceptance in the Workplace: Results From a Rapid Survey at 2 Corporations in Los Angeles County, California, 2021. Public Health Rep.2022 Nov-Dec;137(6):1207-1216. doi: 10.1177/00333549221118086.
  45. Newhouse CN, Finn L, Gragnani CM, Hathaway S, Nunez D, Malenfant J, Fernandes P, Kim M, Terashita D, Balter S. Epidemiology of Exposures, Preceding Illness and Testing History in Children With Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children in the First 18 Months of the COVID-19 Pandemic, Los Angeles County, California. Pediatr Infect Dis J.2022 Nov 1;41(11):e453-e455. doi: 10.1097/INF.0000000000003688.
  46. Garcia V, Sklyar L, Caldwell JI, Shah D, Prudencio JM, Kuo T. MyPlate and urban low-income Asian Americans in the United States: a study to improve nutrition education. J Public Health Policy. 2022 Nov 9. doi: 10.1057/s41271-022-00377-3.
  47. Hall EW, Gounder P, Angles J, Nelson NP, Rosenberg ES, Weng MK. Evaluating the cost-effectiveness of hepatitis B vaccination strategies in high-impact settings for adults. J Viral Hepat. 2022 Dec;29(12):1115-1126. doi: 10.1111/jvh.13759.
  48. Kricorian K, Civen R, Equils O. COVID-19 vaccine hesitancy: misinformation and perceptions of vaccine safety. Hum Vaccin Immunother. 2022 Dec 31;18(1):1950504. doi: 10.1080/21645515.2021.1950504.

2021

  1. Woodworth KR, Reynolds MR, Burkel V, Gates C, Eckert V, McDermott C, Barton J, Wilburn A, Halai UA, Brown CM, Bocour A, Longcore N, Orkis L, Lopez CD, Sizemore L, Ellis EM, Schillie S, Gupta N, Bowen VB, Torrone E, Ellington SR, Delaney A, Olson SM, Roth NM, Whitehill F, Zambrano LD, Meaney-Delman D, Fehrenbach SN, Honein MA, Tong VT, Gilboa SM. A Preparedness Model for Mother-Baby Linked Longitudinal Surveillance for Emerging Threats.Matern Child Health J. 2021 Jan 4:1–9. doi: 10.1007/s10995-020-03106-y. Epub ahead of print.
  2. Archuleta J, Chao SM. Maternal Characteristics that Impact Postpartum Weight Retention: Results from the 2016 Los Angeles Mommy and Baby (LAMB) Follow-Up Study. Matern Child Health J. 2021 Jan;25(1):151-161. doi: 10.1007/s10995-020-03082-3.
  3. Green G, DeFosset AR, Gase LN, Kuo T. Addressing Challenges to Coordinating the Implementation of Place-Based Chronic Disease Prevention Interventions in Los Angeles. J Public Health Manag Pract. 2021 Mar-Apr 01;27(2):135-143. doi: 10.1097/PHH.0000000000001117.
  4. Ragonnet-Cronin M, Benbow N, Hayford C, Poortinga K, Ma F, Forgione LA, Sheng Z, Hu YW, Torian LV, Wertheim JO. Sorting by Race/Ethnicity Across HIV Genetic Transmission Networks in Three Major Metropolitan Areas in the United States. AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses. 2021 Feb 8. doi: 10.1089/AID.2020.0145.
  5. Woolhandler S, Himmelstein DU, Ahmed S, Bailey Z, Bassett MT, Bird M, Bor J, Bor D, Carrasquillo O, Chowkwanyun M, Dickman SL, Fisher S, Gaffney A, Galea S, Gottfried RN, Grumbach K, Guyatt G, Hansen H, Landrigan PJ, Lighty M, McKee M, McCormick D, McGregor A, Mirza R, Morris JE, Mukherjee JS, Nestle M, Prine L, Saadi A, Schiff D, Shapiro M, Tesema L, Venkataramani A. Public policy and health in the Trump era. Lancet. 2021 Feb 20;397(10275):705-753. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(20)32545-9.
  6. Green G, DeFosset AR, Sivashanmugam M, Mosst J, Kuo T. Current practices, facilitators, and barriers experienced by program providers implementing the National Diabetes Prevention Program in Los Angeles County. Transl Behav Med. 2021 Mar 16;11(2):430-440. doi: 10.1093/tbm/ibaa033.
  7. D'Addario L,Kuo T, Robles B. Do knowledge about sodium, health status by self-report, and having hypertension predict sodium consumption behaviors among Southern California hospital employees? Transl Behav Med. 2021 Mar 23:ibaa148. doi: 10.1093/tbm/ibaa148. Epub ahead of print.
  8. Chan EYL, Smullin C, Clavijo S, Papp-Green M, Park E, Nelson M, Giarratano G, Wagman JA. A qualitative assessment of structural barriers to prenatal care and congenital syphilis prevention in Kern County, California. PLoS One. 2021 Apr 1;16(4):e0249419. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0249419.
  9. Sood N, Shetgiri R, Rodriguez A, Jimenez D, Treminino S, Daflos A, Simon P. Evaluation of the Abbott BinaxNOW rapid antigen test for SARS-CoV-2 infection in children: Implications for screening in a school setting. PLoS One. 2021 Apr 5;16(4):e0249710. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.024971
  10. Belay ED, Abrams J, Oster ME, Giovanni J, Pierce T, Meng L, Prezzato E, Balachandran N, Openshaw JJ, Rosen HE,Kim M, Richardson G, Hand J, Tobin-D'Angelo M, Wilson S, Hartley A, Jones C, Kolsin J, Mohamed H, Colles Z, Hammett T, Patel P, Stierman B, Campbell AP, Godfred-Cato S. Trends in Geographic and Temporal Distribution of US Children With Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome During the COVID-19 Pandemic. JAMA Pediatr. 2021 Apr 6. doi: 10.1001/jamapediatrics.2021.0630. Epub ahead of print.
  11. Nianogo RA, Emeruwa IO, Gounder P, Manuel V, Anderson NW, Kuo T, Inkelas M, Arah OA. Optimal uses of pooled testing for COVID-19 incorporating imperfect test performance and pool dilution effect: An application to congregate settings in Los Angeles County. J Med Virol. 2021 Sep;93(9):5396-5404. doi: 10.1002/jmv.27054. Epub 2021 May 27.
  12. Charlton CL, Hull N, Sloma CR, Bonifas M, Johnson M, Strain AK, Wolford T, Staley S, Perkins C, Razzaque R, Courtney C, Bind EP. How To Prepare for the Unexpected: a Public Health Laboratory Response. Clin Microbiol Rev. 2021 May 12;34(3):e00183-20. doi: 10.1128/CMR.00183-20.
  13. DeFosset AR, Sivashanmugam M, Mosst J, Kuo T. Clinic- and Community-Based National Diabetes Prevention Programs in Los Angeles. Health Educ Behav. 2021 May 29:10901981211016759. doi: 10.1177/10901981211016759. Epub ahead of print.
  14. Malenfant JH, Eslami M, Dao BL, Moore L, Green N, Silver D, OYong K, Ruparelia A, Fisher R, Wood JS, Faisal M, Washburn F, Shvartsblat S, Jewell MP, Romo T, Foo C, Salazar A, Rajagopalan S, Rubin ZA, Gounder P. Seroprevalence of SARS-CoV-2 Among Skilled Nursing Facility Residents and Staff Members - Los Angeles County, August-September 2020. J Infect Dis. 2021 May 24:jiab281. doi: 10.1093/infdis/jiab281. Epub ahead of print.
  15. Burhenn P, Economou D, Uranga C, Okamoto C, Kim H, Roberts E, Sun CL, Arsenyan A, Yang R, Chang H, Mitani D, Katheria V, Loscalzo M, Hurria A, Dale W. Geriatric Oncology Workshop (GrOW): Development and Evaluation of a Nationwide Nursing Curriculum. J Geriatr Oncol. 2021 May;12(4):649-657. doi: 10.1016/j.jgo.2020.10.003. Epub 2020 Oct 17.
  16. Traub E, Amoon AT, Rollin-Alamillo L, Haddix M, Poortinga K, Ibrahim M, Feregrino G, Foo C, Itano A, Lee R, Fisher R, Jarashow C, Balter S, Gounder P. Excess Mortality Associated With the COVID-19 Pandemic-Los Angeles County, March-September 2020. J Public Health Manag Pract. 2021 May-Jun 01;27(3):233-239. doi: 10.1097/PHH.0000000000001344.
  17. Sood N, Shetgiri R, Rodriguez A, Jimenez D, Treminino S, Daflos A, Simon P. BinaxNOW rapid antigen test for SARS-CoV-2 infection in children: Implications for screening in a school setting. PLoS One2021 Apr 5;16(4):e0249710. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0249710.
  18. Chan EYL, Smullin C, Clavijo S, Papp-Green M, Park E, Nelson M, Giarratano G, Wagman JA. A qualitative assessment of structural barriers to prenatal care and congenital syphilis prevention in Kern County, California. PLoS One. 2021 Apr 1;16(4):e0249419. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0249419.
  19. Vaculik K, Luu M, Howard LE, Aronson W, Terris M, Kane C, Amling C, Cooperberg M, Freedland SJ, Daskivich TJ. Time Trends in Use of Radical Prostatectomy by Tumor Risk and Life Expectancy in a National Veterans Affairs Cohort. JAMA Netw Open. 2021 Jun 1;4(6):e2112214. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2021.12214.
  20. Skaathun B, Ragonnet-Cronin M, Poortinga K, Sheng Z, Hu YW, Wertheim JO. Interplay Between Geography and HIV Transmission Clusters in Los Angeles County. Open Forum Infect Dis. 2021 Apr 24;8(6):ofab211. doi: 10.1093/ofid/ofab211.
  21. D'Addario L, Kuo T, Robles B. Do knowledge about sodium, health status by self-report, and having hypertension predict sodium consumption behaviors among Southern California hospital employees? Transl Behav Med. 2021 Jun 17;11(6):1254-1263. doi: 10.1093/tbm/ibaa148.
  22. Winglee K, McDaniel CJ, Linde L, Kammerer S, Cilnis M, Raz KM, Noboa W, Knorr J, Cowan L, Reynolds S, Posey J, Sullivan Meissner J, Poonja S, Shaw T, Talarico S, Silk BJ. Logically Inferred Tuberculosis Transmission (LITT): A Data Integration Algorithm to Rank Potential Source Cases. Front Public Health. 2021 Jun 21;9:667337. doi: 10.3389/fpubh.2021.667337.
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2019

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  2. Gase LN, Green G, Montes C, Kuo T. Understanding the Density and Distribution of Restaurants in Los Angeles County to Inform Local Public Health Practice Prev Chronic Dis. 2019 Jan 17;16:E06.
  3. Green G, Gase LN, Singh C, Kuo T.Evaluating streetscape modifications in Los Angeles, California with a health lens. Californian J Health Promot. 2019;17(1):10-23. DOI: 10.32398/cjhp.v17i1.2220.
  4. Higashi J, Barry P. Not So Fast: Slowing Tuberculosis Decline in California. Am J Public Health 2019 Feb;109(2):187-189.
  5. Van Putten I, Chang KSG, Baldwin SB, Stoklosa H; HEAL Trafficking. Utilizing health care professionals in community health centers to prevent human trafficking. Prev Med. 2019 Feb;119:99.
  6. Kim M, Zahn M, Reporter R, Askar Z, Green N, Needham M, Rosen H, Kimura A, Terashita D. Outbreak of Foodborne Botulism Associated With Prepackaged Pouches of Liquid Herbal Tea. Open Forum Infectious Diseases. 2019;6(2):1-5.
  7. McKinnell JA, Bhaurla S, Marquez-Sung P, Pucci A, Baron M, Kamali T, Bugante J, Schwartz B, Balter S, Terashita D, Butler-Wu S, Gunzenhauser J, Hindler J, Humphries RM. Public Health Efforts Can Impact Adoption of Current Susceptibility Breakpoints, but Closer Attention from Regulatory Bodies Is Needed. J Clin Microbiol. 2019 Feb 27;57(3). pii: e01488-18.
  8. Pitasi MA, Kerani RP, Kohn R, Murphy RD, Pathela P, Schumacher CM, Tabidze I, Llata E. Chlamydia, Gonorrhea, and Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection Among Transgender Women and Transgender Men Attending Clinics that Provide Sexually Transmitted Disease Services in Six US Cities: Results From the Sexually Transmitted Disease Surveillance Network. Sex Transm Dis. 2019 Feb;46(2):112-117
  9. Equils O, Kellogg C, Baden L, Berger W, Connolly S. Logistical and structural challenges are the major obstacles for family medicine physicians' ability to administer adult vaccines. Hum Vaccin Immunother. 2019;15(3):637-642.
  10. Jewell MP, Lai ES, Thompson J, Fox M, Kuo T. Higher pricing of fresh produce is more likely in SNAP-Ed eligible neighborhoods when adjacent non-program eligible neighborhoods are mixed income.Prev Med Rep. 2019 Feb 8;14:100817.
  11. Couto Souza PH, Berti-Couto SA, Majewski CNM, da Silva IC, Donaduzzi LC, Silva IMV, Lisboa MDC, Lee UK, Friedlander IK, Friedlander AH.Association of calcified carotid artery plaque in panoramic images and diagonal earlobe crease. Dentomaxillofac Radiol. 2019 Feb;48(2):20170256
  12. Rohrbach LA, Donatello RA, Moulton BD, Afifi AA, Meyer KI, De Rosa CJ. Effectiveness Evaluation of It's Your Game: Keep It Real, a Middle School HIV/Sexually Transmitted Infection/Pregnancy Prevention Program. J Adolesc Health. 2019 Mar;64(3):382-389.
  13. Nicholas W, Vidyanti I, Caesar E, Maizlish N. Routine Assessment of Health Impacts of Local Transportation Plans: A Case Study From the City of Los Angeles. Am J Public Health. 2019 Mar;109(3):490-496. doi: 10.2105/AJPH.2018.304879. Epub 2019 Jan 24.
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  18. Deavenport-Saman A, Piridzhanyan A, Solomon O, Phillips Z, Kuo T, Yin L. Early Childhood Obesity Among Underserved Families: A Multilevel Community-Academic Partnership. Am J Public Health. 2019 Apr;109(4):593-596.
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2018

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