Heterosexual anal sex is associated with HIV seropositivity, sexual and drug-risk taking behaviors and cognition in women. XVII International AIDS Conference.(2010).
High fat diet intake during pre and periadolescence impairs learning of a conditioned place preference in adulthood.. Behav Brain Funct. 7, 21.(2011).
The Hispanic Stress Inventory-Adolescent Version: A culturally informed psychosocial assessment.. Psychol Assess. 24(1), 187-96.(2012).
HIV medication adherence among Latino and African American clients accessing mental health and substance use services.. 138th American Public Health Association Annual Meeting.(2010).
Impact of a prenatal cognitive-behavioral stress management intervention on salivary cortisol levels in low-income mothers and their infants.. Psychoneuroendocrinology. 36(10), 1480-94.(2011).
The impact of acculturation, motivation and the therapeutic alliance on treatment retention and outcomes for hispanic drug Involved Probationers. Journal of Ethnicity in Criminal Justice. 11(3), 150-180.(2013).
Impulsiveness and sex trading for drug, money, both or neither. College on Problems of Drug Dependence.(2015).
Increasing HIV-related knowledge, communication, and testing intentions among Latinos: Protege tu Familia: Hazte la Prueba.. Journal of health care for the poor and underserved. 21(3 Suppl), 148-68.(2010).
Introduction to the special issue on lesbians of African descent: contemporary perspectives.. Journal of lesbian studies. 15(1), 1-6.(2011).
Investigating stress symptomatology among Cambodian university students. International Review of Modern Sociology. 39(1), 133-164.(2013).
Issues in the assessment of "race" among Latinos: Implications for public health. Hispanic Journal of Behavioral Science. 411-24.(2011).
Juvenile methylphenidate enhances cocaine self-administration and escalation in adult rats. Western Psychological Association.(2012).
Knowledge about breast cancer and negative influences affecting breast cancer screening among women in Jordan. International Journal of Humanities and Socical Science. 2(18),(2012).
Lepold and Loeb. Social History of Crime and Punishment in America.(2012).
A look at Latina mothers' acculturation and their nutritional and physical activity habits. National Conference on Health Disparities.(2011).
Macros for managing messy data: Handling duplicate study participants, and making fuzzy matches across multiple data sets. 2011 SAS Global Forum.(2011).
The Marginalization of Critical Perspectives in Public Criminal Justice Core Curricula. Western Criminology Review. 13(3), 21-33.(2012).
The marginalization of race, class, gender, and culture courses in public criminal justice core curricula. American Society of Criminology.(2011).
A matter of equity: Gender, health care and the categorization of contraception in the Affordable Care Act. American Public Health Association 140th Annual Meeting.(2012).
Medical service use among recipients of HIV prevention services in Los Angeles County. Journal of Health and Human Services Administration. 36(4),(2014).
Mental health care for urban, low-income, diverse communities. Traumatic Stresspoints. 26(4),(2012).
Multivariate clinical trials for randomized experiments in the behavioral sciences. Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, Inc.(In Press).
Perceived environmental threats as a factor in reproductive behavior: An examination of American youth. Evolution and Human Behavior. 33(6), 647-656.(2012).
Perception of HIV risk and feelings of vulnerability. 118th Annual American Psychological Association Convention.(2010).
Personality indicators of women who report heterosexual anal sex. American Psychological Association 118th Annual Convention.(2010).