As a research team, we strive to publish findings and contribute to fields of knowledge based on projects’ data. If you would like more information on any of our articles, please feel free to contact us.
Here are some of our publications:
Andreyeva, T., Long, M.W., Henderson, K.E., & Grode, G.M. (2010). Trying to Lose Weight:
Diet Strategies among Overweight or Obese Americans in 1996 and 2003. Journal of American Dietetic Association, 110, 535-542.
Bauman, L., Coupey, S., Koeber, L., Lauby, J., Silver, E., & Stein, R. (1997). Teen Education
and Employment Network. Albee, G. and Gullotta, T. (Eds). Primary Prevention Works (pp. 313-340) Thousand Oaks: Sage Publications. DOI: 10.4135/9781452243801.n14
Bond, L., & Semaan, S. (1996). At Risk for HIV infection: Incarcerated Women in a County Jail
in Philadelphia. Women and Health, 24(4), 27-45.
Bond, L., Bowden-Proctor, J., Lauby, J., Walls, C., & Woll, M. (1997). Developing
Nontraditional Print Media for HIV Prevention: Role Model Stories for Young Urban Women. American Journal of Public Health, 87(2), 289-290.
Bond, L., Lavelle, K., & Lauby, L. (2002). A Comparison of the Risk Characteristics of Ever-
pregnant and Never-pregnant Sexually Active Adolescents. Journal of HIV/AIDS Prevention & Education for Adolescents and Children, 5(1-2), 123-137.
Bond, L., Lauby, J., & Batson, H. (2005). Individual-level and Systems-level Predictors of HIV
Testing in a Community-based Sample of 1643 Adult Men and Women. AIDS Care, 17(2), 125-140.
Bond, L., Wheeler, D.P., Millett, G.A., LaPollo, A.B., Carson, L.F., & Liau, A. (2009). Black
Men Who Have Sex with Men and the Association of Down-low Identity with HIV Risk Behavior. American Journal of Public Health, 99(S1), 92-95.
Brooks Nelson, D., Kotranski, L., Semaan, S., Collier, K., Lauby, J., Feighan, K., & Halbert, J.
(1998). The Validity of Self-reported Opiate and Cocaine Use by Out-of-Treatment Drug Users. Journal of Drug Issues, 28, 483-494.
Bryant-Stephens, T., West, C., Dirl, C., Banks, T., Briggs, V., & Rosenthal, M. (2012). Asthma
Prevalence in Philadelphia: Description of Two Community-Based Methodologies to Assess Asthma Prevalence in an Inner-City Population. Journal of Asthma, 49(6), 581-585. DOI:10.3109/02770903.2012.690476
Bryant-Stephens, T., West, C.G., & Klein, G. (2015). Impact of A Multi-Trigger Intervention on
Seasonal Patterns of Asthma Symptoms in Inner City Children. Journal of Asthma, 52(6), 565-570. DOI:10.3109/02770903.2014.99198. 2014
Carlos, J.A., Bingham, T.A., Stueve, A., Lauby, J., Ayala, G., Millett, G.A., & Wheeler, D.
(2010). The Role of Peer Support on Condom Use among Black and Latino Men who Have Sex with Men (MSM) in Three Urban Areas. AIDS Education and Prevention, 22, 430-444.
Collier, K., Kotranski, L., Semaan, S., Lauby, J., Halbert, J. & Feighan, K. (1998). Correlates
of HIV Seropositivity and HIV Testing Among Out-of-Treatment Drug Users. The American Journal of Drug and Alcohol Abuse, 24(3), 377-393.
Coughey, K., Klein, G., West, C., Diamond, J.J., Santana, A., McCarville, E., & Rosenthal, M.P.
(2010). The Child Asthma Link Line: A Coalition-initiated, Telephone-based, Care Coordination Intervention for Childhood Asthma. Journal of Asthma, 47(3), 303-309.
Cramer, R., Hexem, S., LaPollo, A., Cuffe, K.M., Chesson, H.W., Leichliter, J.S. (2016). State and Local Policies Related to Sexual Orientation in the United States. Journal of Public Health Policy. DOI: 10.1057/s41271-016-0037-9 (Data related to this project may be accessed here).
Deren, S., Kotranski, L., Beardsley, M., Collier, K., Tortu, S., Semaan, S., Lauby, J. & Hamid,
R. (1997). Crack users in East Harlem, New York and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: HIV-related Risk Behaviors and Predictors of Serostatus. American Journal of Drug and Alcohol Abuse, 23, 555-567.
Flaherty, E.W., Marecek, J., Olsen, K. & Wilcove, G. (1983). Preventing Adolescent Pregnancy:
An Interpersonal Problem-Solving Approach. Prevention in Human Services, 2(3).
Flaherty, E.W. and Olsen, K. (1982). The Impact of Federally Mandated Program Evaluation.
Community Mental Health Journal, 18(1), 56-71.
Garrigan, P., Fortunato, L., & LaSala, A. (2010). The Effects of Closure on Contour Shape
Learning. Journal of Vision, 10(7), 11-67.
Gee, G.C., Liverly, K.J., Larsen, L., Keith, J., Stone, J., & MacLeod, K. (2007). Hungry for
Respect: Discrimination Among Adults Using Emergency Food Services. Journal of Health Disparities Research and Practice, 2(1), 1-20.
Grode, G.M, Swartz, DR, Henderson, KE, O’Connell, ML, Schwartz, MB. Weight Bias among
Pre-service Physical Education Teachers and Differential Treatment of Students by Weight. Journal of Teaching in Physical Education. (Pending)
Han, C.-S., Lauby, J., Bond, L., LaPollo, A.B., & Rutledge, S.E. (2010). Magic Johnson Doesn't
Worry About How to Pay for Medicine: Experiences of Black Men Who Have Sex with Men Living with HIV. Culture, Health & Sexuality, 12(4), 387-399.
Han, C.-S., Rutledge, S.E., Bond, L., Lauby, L., & LaPollo, A.B. (2013). You’re Better
Respected When You Carry Yourself as a Man: Black Men’s Personal Accounts of the Down Low “Lifestyle.” Sexuality and Culture, 18, 89-102.
Hansen-Turton, T., Line, L., O'Connell, M., Rothman, N., & Lauby, J. (2004). The Nursing
Center Model of Health Care for the Underserved. Philadelphia: National Nursing Centers Consortium. Submitted to the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), June 2004.
Hansen-Turton, T., Ware, J., Bond, L., Doria, N., & Cunningham, P. (2013). Are Managed Care
Organizations in the United States Impeding the Delivery of Primary Care by Nurse Practitioners? A 2012 Update on Managed Care Organization Credentialing and Reimbursement Practices. Population Health Management, 16(5), 306-309.
Henderson, K.E., Grode, G.M., Bellenger, A.E., Kenney, E.L., & Schwartz, M.B. (2011).
Validity of a Measure to Assess the Child Care Nutrition and Physical Activity Environment. Journal of American Dietetic Association, (111), 306-1313.
Henderson, K. E., Grode, G. M., O’Connell, M. L., & Schwartz, M. B. (2015). Environmental
factors associated with physical activity in childcare centers. The International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity, 12(43), 1-9.
Jeffries, W.L. 4th, Marks, G., Lauby, J., Murrill, C.S., Millett, G.A. (2013). Homophobia is
associated with sexual behavior that increases risk of acquiring and transmitting HIV infection among black men who have sex with men. AIDS and Behavior, 17(4), 1442-1453.
Joseph, H., Marks, G., Belcher, F., Millett, G, Stueve, A., Bingham, T.A., Lauby, & J. (2011).
Older partner selection, sexual risk behaviour and unrecognised HIV infection among black and Latino men who have sex with men. Sexually Transmitted Infection, 87(5), 442-447.
Joshi, R., Keith, J.D., Waltz, M., Williams, M.L. (2010). The Effect of Smoking on Type 2
Diabetes Mellitus. Counter Detail - The Educational Difference, 3.
Kotranski, L., Semaan, S., Collier, K., Lauby, J., Halbert, J., & Feighan, K. (1998). Effectiveness
of an HIV Risk Reduction Counseling Intervention for Out-of-Treatment Drug Users. AIDS Education and Prevention, 10, 19-33.
Keith, J, Kleiner L.R., LaPollo, A.B. & Kotranski, L. (2014). Research, Evaluation, and
Assessment as Key Strategic Engagements in the Nonprofit Health and Human Services Sector. T. Hansen-Turten & M. Mortell (Eds.). Making Strategy Count in the Health and Human Services Sector: Lessons Learned from 20 Organizations and Chief Strategy Officers. (pp.175-186). New York, NY: Springer Publishing Company.
LaPollo, A.B., Roberts, C., Adalist-Erin A., & Sloan, N. (2003). Parental Involvement Tool Kit:
Building Parental Involvement One Parent at a Time. Philadelphia, PA: Public Health Management Corporation & United Way of Southeaster Pennsylvania’s Center for Youth Development.
LaPollo, A.B., Bond, L., & Lauby, J. (2013). Hypermasculinity and Sexual Risk among Black
and White Men who have Sex with Men and Women. American Journal of Men’s Health. Sage Publications, Inc. DOI:10.1177/1557988313512861
Lauby, J. L., Batson H., & Milnamow, M. (2010). Effects of drug use on sexual risk behavior:
Results of an HIV outreach and education program. Journal of Evidence-Based Social Work, 7, 88-102.
Lauby, J.L., Bond, L., Eroglu D. & Batson, H. (2006). Decisional balance, perceived risk and
HIV testing practices. AIDS and Behavior, 10, 83-92.
Lauby, J.L. & Jones, K.T. (2004). Risk Factors for HIV and Other STDs among Men who have
Sex with Men: Qualitative and Quantitative Assessments in Sexually Transmitted Diseases in Philadelphia: Linking Clinicians and Researchers Conference Proceedings. Becher, J., Fleck, A., Freeman, J., Metzger, D. (Eds.). Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania.
Lauby, J., Kotranski, L., Feighn, K., Collier, K., Semaan, S., & Halbert, J. (1996). Effects of
Intervention Attrition and Research Attrition on the Evaluation of an HIV Prevention Program. Journal of Drug Issues, 26, 663-677.
Lauby, J.L., LaPollo, A.B., Herbst, J.H., Painter, T.M., Batson, H., Pierre, A., & Milnamow, M.
(2010). Preventing AIDS through Live Movement and Sound (PALMS): Efficacy of a theater-based HIV prevention intervention delivered to high-risk male adolescents in juvenile justice settings. AIDS Education and Prevention, 22(5), 402-416.
Lauby, J.L., Marks, G., Bingham, T., Liu, K.L., Liau, A., Stueve, A., & Millett, G. A. (2012).
Having Supportive Social Relationships is Associated with Reduced Risk of Unrecognized HIV Infection Among Black and Latino Men who have Sex with Men. AIDS and Behavior, 16(3), 508-515.
Lauby, J.L., Millett, G.A., Bodas LaPollo, A., Bond, L., Murrill, C.S., & Marks, G. (2008).
Sexual risk behaviors of HIV-positive, HIV-negative, and serostatus-unknown Black men who have sex with men and women, Philadelphia and New York City. Archives of Sexual Behavior, 37(5), 708-19.
Lauby, J. L., & Milnamow, M. (2009). Where MSM Have Their First HIV Test: Differences by Race, Income and Sexual Identity. American Journal of Men’s Health, 3(1), 50-59.
Lauby, J.L., Semaan, S., Cohen, A., Leviton, L. Gielen, A., Pulley, L., Walls, C., & O'Campo,
P. (1998). Self- Efficacy, Decisional Balance, and Stages of Change for Condom Use Among Women at High Risk for HIV Infection. Health Education Research, 13, 343-356.
Lauby, J.L., Semaan, S., O'Connell, A., Person, B., & Vogel, A. Factors Related to Self-Efficacy
for Use of Condoms and Birth Control Among Women at Risk for HIV Infection. Women & Health, 34(3), 71-91.
Lauby, J.L., Smith, P.J., Stark, M., Person, B. & Adams, J. (2000). A Community-Level HIV
Prevention Intervention for Inner-City Women: Results of the Women and Infants Demonstration Projects. American Journal of Public Health, 90, 216-222.
Lien, R., Schillo, B.A.; Mast, J.L., Lukowski, A.V.; Lija O. Greenseid, L.O; Keith, J.D. & Keller, P.A. "Tobacco User Characteristics and Outcomes Related to Intensity of Quitline Program Use: Results From Minnesota and Pennsylvania." Journal of Public Health Management and Practice 22.5 (2016): E36-E46.
Mansfield, C., Viswanathan, M., Woodell, C., Nourani, V., Ohadike,Y.U., Lesch, J.K.,
Malveaux, F.J., Bryant-Stephens, T., Findley, S., Lara, M., Matiz, A., Valencia, G.R., Rosenthal, M., Persky, V.W., Uyeda, K., Williams, R., Banda, E., Ramirez-Diaz, E., Reyes, B.M., Montoya, J., & West, C. (2011). Outcomes From a Cross-Site Evaluation of a Comprehensive Pediatric Asthma Initiative Incorporating Translation of Evidence-Based Interventions. Health Promotion Practice, 12, 20S-33S. DOI:10.1177/1524839911412595
Marks, G., Millett, G.A., Bingham, T., Bond, L., Lauby, J., Liau, A., Murrill, C.S., & Stueve, A.
(2008). Understanding differences in HIV sexual transmission among Latino and Black Men who have sex with men: the Brothers y Hermanos Study. AIDS and Behavior, 13, 682-690.
Marks, G., Millett, G.A., Bingham, T., Lauby, J., Murrill, C.S., & Stueve, A. (2010). Prevalence and Protective Value of Serosorting and Strategic Positioning Among black and Latino Men Who Have Sex With Men. Sexually Transmitted Diseases, 37(5).
Millett, G.A., Ding, H., Lauby, J., Flores, S., & Stueve, A. (2007). Circumcision Status and HIV infection among Black and Latino Men who have Sex with Men in 3 US cities. Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome.doi:10.1097/QAI.0b013e31815b834d.
Millett, G. A., Ding, H. Marks, G. Jeffries, W., Bingham, T., Lauby, J., Murrill, C., Flores, S., & Stueve, A. (2011). Mistaken Assumptions and Missed Opportunities: Correlates of Undiagnosed HIV Infection Among Black and Latino Men Who Have Sex With Men. JAIDS, 58, 64-71.
Murrill, C.S., Bingham, T., Lauby, J., Liu, K., Wheeler, D., Carballo-Dieguez, A., Marks, G., &
Millett, G.A. (2016). Respondent-Driven Sampling in a Multi-Site Study of Black and Latino Men Who Have Sex With Men. Journal of the National Medical Association, 108(1), 69-76. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jnma.2015.12.009
Núñez, A.E., Robertson-James, C., Reels, S., Weingartner, R.M., & Bungy, B.L. (2012). Conducting a needs assessment for women and girls using a gender analysis framework: the Philadelphia Ujima coalition for a healthier community experience. Women’s Health Issues. 22(6), e527-34. DOI: 10.1016/j.whi.2012.08.002.
O’Campo, P., Fogarty, L., Gielen, A.C., Armstrong, K., Bond, L., Galavotti, C., & Green, B.M. (1999). Distribution along a stages-of-behavioral-change continuum for condom and contraceptive use among women accessed in different settings. Journal of Community Health, 24(1), 61-72.
Painter, T.M., Ngalame, P., Lucas, B, Lauby, J., & Herbst, J. (2010). Strategies Used by
Community-Based Organizations to Evaluate Their Locally Developed HIV Prevention Interventions: Lessons Learned from CDC’s Innovative Interventions Project. AIDS Education and Prevention. 22, 387-401.
Rife, N.A., Shnek, Z.M., Lauby, J.L., & Lapidus, L.B. (2001). Children’s Satisfaction with Private Music Lessons. Journal of Research in Music Education, 49, 21-32.
Rifkin, R., Williams, L. A., Grode, G. M., & Roberts-Johnson, W. A. (2015). Enhanced
evaluation data initiates a collaborative out-of-school time food sponsors work group. Journal of Public Health Management and Practice, 21, S106-S109.
Semaan, S., Kotranski, L., Collier, K., Lauby, J., Halbert, J., & Feighan, K. (1998). Temporal Trends in HIV Risk Characteristics Among Out-of-Treatment Crack-Using Women: The Need for Drug Treatment. Drugs and Society, 13, 13-34.
Semaan, S., Koranski, L., Colier, K., Lauby, J., Halbert, J. & Feighan, K. (1998). Temporal Trends in HIV Risk Behaviors of Out-of-Treatment Injection Drug Users and Injection Drug Users Who Smoke Crack. Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes and Human Retrovirology, 19, 274-281.
Semaan, S., Lauby, J., & Walls, C. (1997). Condom Use with Main Partners by Sterilized and Non-Sterilized Women. Women and Health, 25(2), 65-85. DOI:10.1300/J013v25n02_04.
Semaan, S., Lauby J., Liebman, J. (2002). Street and network sampling in evaluation studies of HIV risk-reduction interventions. AIDS Reviews, 4, 213-223.
Semaan, S., Lauby, J..O’Connell, A.A., & Cohen, A. (2003). Factors associated with perceptions of and decisional balance for condom use with main partner among women at risk for HIV infection. Women and Health, 37, 53-70.
Sherman, S.B., Grode, G.M., McCoy, T., Vander Veur, S.S., Wojtanowski, A., Foster, G.D., & Sandoval, B.A. (2015). Urban Youth's Perspectives on Corner Stores. Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, 115(2), 242-248.
Smith, D., Kuzla, N., Thorpe, J., Scott, L., & Ersek, M. (2015). Exploring Nonresponse Bias in the Department of Veterans Affairs’ Bereaved Family Survey. Journal of Palliative Medicine, 18(10), 858-864.
Tauras, J.A., Chaloupka, F.J., Keith, J.D., Brown, D.P., & Meyer, J.B. (2014). Economic Impact of a Noncomprehensive Smoke-Free Air Law. Health Promotion Practice, 15, 521.
Terry, M., Liebman, J., Person, B., Bond, L., Dillard-Smith, C., & Tunstall, C. (1999). The women and infants demonstration project: An integrated approach to AIDS prevention and research. AIDS Education and Prevention, 11(2), 107-121.
Thorpe, J., Smith, D., Kuzla, N., Scott, L., & Ersek, M. (2015). Does Mode of Survey Administration Matter? Using Measurement Invariance to Validate the Mail and Telephone Versions of the Bereaved Family Survey. Journal of Pain and Symptom Management, DOI:10.1016/j.jpainsymman.2015.11.006.
Walls, C., Lauby, J., Lavelle, K., Derby, T., & Bond, L. (1998). Exposure to a community-level HIV prevention intervention: Who gets the message? Journal of Community Health, 23(4), 281-299.
White, W.L., Weingartner, R.M., Levine, M., Evans, A.C., & Lamb, R. (2013). Recovery Prevalence and Health Profile of People in Recovery: Results of a Southeastern Pennsylvania Survey on the Resolution of Alcohol and Other Drug Problems. Journal of Psychoactive Drugs, 45(4), 287-296.
Wheeler, D.P., Lauby, J.L., Liu, K., Van Sluytman, L.G., & Murrill, C. (2008). A Comparative Analysis of Sexual Risk Characteristics Black Men Who Have Sex with Men or with Men and Women. Archives of Sex Behavior 37, 697-707.
Wilcox, M. J., Campbell, P. H., Fortunato, L., & Hoffman, J. (2013). A first look at early intervention and early childhood providers’ reports of assistive technology reuse. Journal of Special Education Technology, 28, 47-58.