Guillermo Prado

Summary

Affiliation: Florida International University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Predictors of engagement and retention into a parent-centered, ecodevelopmental HIV preventive intervention for Hispanic adolescents and their families
    Guillermo Prado
    Stempel School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Florida International University, 11200 SW 8th St HLS 597 Miami, FL 33199, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 31:874-90. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint The prevention of HIV transmission in Hispanic adolescents
    Guillermo Prado
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Stempel School of Public Health, Florida International University, 11200 SW 8th Street HLS II 597, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 84:S43-53. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Familias Unidas: the efficacy of an intervention to promote parental investment in Hispanic immigrant families
    Hilda Pantin
    Center for Family Studies, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    Prev Sci 4:189-201. 2003
  4. pmc Methodological challenges in designing efficacious drug abuse and HIV preventive interventions for Hispanic adolescent subgroups
    Hilda Pantin
    Department of Psychiatry, Center for Family Studies, University of Miami, FL 33136, USA
    J Urban Health 82:iii92-102. 2005
  5. pmc A randomized controlled trial of a parent-centered intervention in preventing substance use and HIV risk behaviors in Hispanic adolescents
    Guillermo Prado
    Center for Family Studies, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 75:914-26. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Cruising in cyber space: comparing Internet chat room versus community venues for recruiting Hispanic men who have sex with men to participate in prevention studies
    M Isabel Fernandez
    Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Nova Southeastern University, College of Osteopathic Medicine, 3200 South University Drive, 4th Fl Terry Bldg, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33314, USA
    J Ethn Subst Abuse 6:143-62. 2007
  7. pmc Patterns of substance use onset among Hispanics in Puerto Rico and the United States
    Mildred M Maldonado-Molina
    University of Florida, College of Medicine, Department of Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, 1329 SW 16th St, Room 5130, Box 100177, Gainesville, FL 32610 0177, USA
    Addict Behav 32:2432-7. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Prospective association between dieting and smoking initiation among adolescents
    Mildred M Maldonado-Molina
    University of Florida, College of Medicine, Department of Epidemiology and Health Policy Research and Institute for Child Health Policy, Gainesville, Florida 32610 0177, USA
    Am J Health Promot 22:25-32. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Negative effects on family functioning from psychosocial treatments: a recommendation for expanded safety monitoring
    Jose Szapocznik
    Center for Family Studies, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    J Fam Psychol 21:468-78. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Drug abuse in African American and Hispanic adolescents: culture, development, and behavior
    Jose Szapocznik
    Center for Family Studies, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Annu Rev Clin Psychol 3:77-105. 2007

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Predictors of engagement and retention into a parent-centered, ecodevelopmental HIV preventive intervention for Hispanic adolescents and their families
    Guillermo Prado
    Stempel School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Florida International University, 11200 SW 8th St HLS 597 Miami, FL 33199, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 31:874-90. 2006
    ..The influence of retention on changes in adolescent HIV-risk attitudes was also examined...
  2. ncbi request reprint The prevention of HIV transmission in Hispanic adolescents
    Guillermo Prado
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Stempel School of Public Health, Florida International University, 11200 SW 8th Street HLS II 597, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 84:S43-53. 2006
    ..Seven specific recommendations are advanced in areas that have the potential to further the field of HIV prevention for Hispanic adolescents...
  3. ncbi request reprint Familias Unidas: the efficacy of an intervention to promote parental investment in Hispanic immigrant families
    Hilda Pantin
    Center for Family Studies, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    Prev Sci 4:189-201. 2003
    ..The findings suggest that Familias Unidas is efficacious in promoting protection and reducing risk for adolescent problem behaviors in poor immigrant Hispanic families...
  4. pmc Methodological challenges in designing efficacious drug abuse and HIV preventive interventions for Hispanic adolescent subgroups
    Hilda Pantin
    Department of Psychiatry, Center for Family Studies, University of Miami, FL 33136, USA
    J Urban Health 82:iii92-102. 2005
    ..Finally, the article presents methods for designing, adapting, and evaluating "flexible" interventions for use with Hispanic adolescent subgroups...
  5. pmc A randomized controlled trial of a parent-centered intervention in preventing substance use and HIV risk behaviors in Hispanic adolescents
    Guillermo Prado
    Center for Family Studies, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 75:914-26. 2007
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Cruising in cyber space: comparing Internet chat room versus community venues for recruiting Hispanic men who have sex with men to participate in prevention studies
    M Isabel Fernandez
    Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Nova Southeastern University, College of Osteopathic Medicine, 3200 South University Drive, 4th Fl Terry Bldg, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33314, USA
    J Ethn Subst Abuse 6:143-62. 2007
    ..Implications of our findings for using Internet chatrooms as recruitment venues are discussed...
  7. pmc Patterns of substance use onset among Hispanics in Puerto Rico and the United States
    Mildred M Maldonado-Molina
    University of Florida, College of Medicine, Department of Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, 1329 SW 16th St, Room 5130, Box 100177, Gainesville, FL 32610 0177, USA
    Addict Behav 32:2432-7. 2007
    ..Examine patterns of progression in substance use among Hispanic youth 13 to 17 years of age from two longitudinally representative studies...
  8. ncbi request reprint Prospective association between dieting and smoking initiation among adolescents
    Mildred M Maldonado-Molina
    University of Florida, College of Medicine, Department of Epidemiology and Health Policy Research and Institute for Child Health Policy, Gainesville, Florida 32610 0177, USA
    Am J Health Promot 22:25-32. 2007
    ..To examine the relation between dieting and smoking initiation among adolescents...
  9. ncbi request reprint Negative effects on family functioning from psychosocial treatments: a recommendation for expanded safety monitoring
    Jose Szapocznik
    Center for Family Studies, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    J Fam Psychol 21:468-78. 2007
    ..Therefore, it is important to conduct further research to determine whether safety studies should be required for psychosocial treatments...
  10. ncbi request reprint Drug abuse in African American and Hispanic adolescents: culture, development, and behavior
    Jose Szapocznik
    Center for Family Studies, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Annu Rev Clin Psychol 3:77-105. 2007
    ..However, each of these groups encompasses considerable genetic, historical, social, and cultural heterogeneity. Investigation across such diversity will yield a more complete picture of the human condition...
  11. pmc Effects of integrated trauma treatment on outcomes in a racially/ethnically diverse sample of women in urban community-based substance abuse treatment
    Hortensia Amaro
    Institute on Urban Health Research, Bouve College of Health Sciences, Northeastern University, Boston, MA, USA
    J Urban Health 84:508-22. 2007
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint Crystal methamphetamine: a source of added sexual risk for Hispanic men who have sex with men?
    M Isabel Fernandez
    Nova Southeastern University, College of Osteopathic Medicine, 4th Floor Terry Building, 3200 S University Drive, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33328 2018, United States
    Drug Alcohol Depend 86:245-52. 2007
    ..To determine whether use of crystal methamphetamine increases HIV risk behaviors beyond the risk associated with use of other recreational drugs among Hispanic men who have sex with men (HMSM)...
  13. ncbi request reprint Outpatient drug abuse treatment for Hispanic adolescents
    Jose Szapocznik
    Center for Family Studies, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Leonard M Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 84:S54-63. 2006
    ..Family-based approaches, which typically appear to be most efficacious with adolescents in general, may also have the greatest potential to treat drug abuse in Hispanic adolescents...
  14. pmc Ecodevelopmental HIV prevention programs for Hispanic adolescents
    Hilda Pantin
    Center for Family Studies, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 74:545-58. 2004
    ..Principles for designing prevention programs to offset these risks are offered on the basis of an ecodevelopmental HIV prevention program that has been developed and is currently being tested...
  15. pmc Religious involvement, coping, social support, and psychological distress in HIV-seropositive African American mothers
    Guillermo Prado
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Center for Family Studies, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    AIDS Behav 8:221-35. 2004
    ....
  16. pmc Structural ecosystems therapy for HIV-seropositive African American women: effects on psychological distress, family hassles, and family support
    Jose Szapocznik
    Center for Family Studies, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 72:288-303. 2004
    ..Implications for further intervention development are discussed...
  17. doi request reprint Adolescent neurological development and its implications for adolescent substance use prevention
    Barbara Lopez
    Department of Cardiology, Leonard M Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, 1425 N W 10th Avenue, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    J Prim Prev 29:5-35. 2008
    ....

Research Grants1

  1. PS07-003, Minority HIV/AIDS Research Initiative (MARI)
    Guillermo Prado; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The knowledge expected to be gained from this study will aid in the development of interventions to reduce drug use, unprotected sexual behavior, and HIV in Hispanic adolescents. ..