Katarina M Sussner

Summary

Affiliation: Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The influence of immigrant status and acculturation on the development of overweight in Latino families: a qualitative study
    Katarina M Sussner
    Department of Oncological Sciences, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 10:497-505. 2008
  2. pmc Ethnic, racial and cultural identity and perceived benefits and barriers related to genetic testing for breast cancer among at-risk women of African descent in New York City
    K M Sussner
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Department of Oncological Sciences, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Public Health Genomics 14:356-70. 2011
  3. pmc Barriers and facilitators to BRCA genetic counseling among at-risk Latinas in New York City
    Katarina M Sussner
    Department of Oncological Sciences, Cancer Prevention and Control, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Psychooncology 22:1594-604. 2013
  4. pmc Acculturation and familiarity with, attitudes towards and beliefs about genetic testing for cancer risk within Latinas in East Harlem, New York City
    Katarina M Sussner
    Department of Oncological Sciences, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, 1425 Madison Ave, Box 1130, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Genet Couns 18:60-71. 2009
  5. pmc The influence of acculturation and breast cancer-specific distress on perceived barriers to genetic testing for breast cancer among women of African descent
    Katarina M Sussner
    Department of Oncological Sciences, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Psychooncology 18:945-55. 2009
  6. doi request reprint The influence of maternal acculturation on child body mass index at age 24 months
    Katarina M Sussner
    Department of Oncological Sciences, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 109:218-25. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Interest and beliefs about BRCA genetic counseling among at-risk Latinas in New York City
    Katarina M Sussner
    Department of Oncological Sciences, Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Place, 1425 Madison Ave, Box 1130, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Genet Couns 19:255-68. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Educational needs about cancer family history and genetic counseling for cancer risk among frontline healthcare clinicians in New York City
    Katarina M Sussner
    Department of Oncological Sciences, Cancer Prevention and Control, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York City, New York 10029, USA
    Genet Med 13:785-93. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint The influence of acculturation on breast-feeding initiation and duration in low-income women in the US
    Katarina M Sussner
    Department of Oncological Sciences, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, USA
    J Biosoc Sci 40:673-96. 2008

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. pmc The influence of immigrant status and acculturation on the development of overweight in Latino families: a qualitative study
    Katarina M Sussner
    Department of Oncological Sciences, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 10:497-505. 2008
    ....
  2. pmc Ethnic, racial and cultural identity and perceived benefits and barriers related to genetic testing for breast cancer among at-risk women of African descent in New York City
    K M Sussner
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Department of Oncological Sciences, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Public Health Genomics 14:356-70. 2011
    ..However, to date, few studies have addressed critical cultural variations among this minority group and their influence on such beliefs and attitudes...
  3. pmc Barriers and facilitators to BRCA genetic counseling among at-risk Latinas in New York City
    Katarina M Sussner
    Department of Oncological Sciences, Cancer Prevention and Control, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Psychooncology 22:1594-604. 2013
    ..It is imperative to first understand factors that may impede Latinas seeking BRCA genetic counseling, as it is considered a prerequisite to testing...
  4. pmc Acculturation and familiarity with, attitudes towards and beliefs about genetic testing for cancer risk within Latinas in East Harlem, New York City
    Katarina M Sussner
    Department of Oncological Sciences, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, 1425 Madison Ave, Box 1130, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Genet Couns 18:60-71. 2009
    ..Study results may help inform the development of culturally-appropriate health education outreach materials and programs targeted to increase awareness, knowledge and understanding about genetic testing for cancer risk within Latinas...
  5. pmc The influence of acculturation and breast cancer-specific distress on perceived barriers to genetic testing for breast cancer among women of African descent
    Katarina M Sussner
    Department of Oncological Sciences, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Psychooncology 18:945-55. 2009
    ..Meanwhile, little is known regarding potential within-group acculturation and psychological differences underlying perceived barriers to genetic testing among women of African descent...
  6. doi request reprint The influence of maternal acculturation on child body mass index at age 24 months
    Katarina M Sussner
    Department of Oncological Sciences, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 109:218-25. 2009
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Interest and beliefs about BRCA genetic counseling among at-risk Latinas in New York City
    Katarina M Sussner
    Department of Oncological Sciences, Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Place, 1425 Madison Ave, Box 1130, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Genet Couns 19:255-68. 2010
    ..Meanwhile, little is known about barriers to genetic counseling among Latinas at increased risk of inherited breast cancer...
  8. doi request reprint Educational needs about cancer family history and genetic counseling for cancer risk among frontline healthcare clinicians in New York City
    Katarina M Sussner
    Department of Oncological Sciences, Cancer Prevention and Control, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York City, New York 10029, USA
    Genet Med 13:785-93. 2011
    ..This study investigated the educational needs of frontline healthcare clinicians about cancer family history and genetic counseling for cancer risk...
  9. ncbi request reprint The influence of acculturation on breast-feeding initiation and duration in low-income women in the US
    Katarina M Sussner
    Department of Oncological Sciences, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, USA
    J Biosoc Sci 40:673-96. 2008
    ....