Gilbert Gee

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Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc A life course perspective on how racism may be related to health inequities
    Gilbert C Gee
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:967-74. 2012
  2. pmc Disentangling the effects of racial and weight discrimination on body mass index and obesity among Asian Americans
    Gilbert C Gee
    Department of Community Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of California, Los Angeles, 650 Charles E Young Dr S, Room 41 296A, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1772, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:493-500. 2008
  3. pmc Associations between racial discrimination, limited English proficiency, and health-related quality of life among 6 Asian ethnic groups in California
    Gilbert C Gee
    650 Charles E Young Drive South, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1772, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:888-95. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Racial discrimination and health among Asian Americans: evidence, assessment, and directions for future research
    Gilbert C Gee
    School of Public Health, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1772, USA
    Epidemiol Rev 31:130-51. 2009
  5. pmc English proficiency and language preference: testing the equivalence of two measures
    Gilbert C Gee
    Department of Community Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1772, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:563-9. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Does health predict the reporting of racial discrimination or do reports of discrimination predict health? Findings from the National Longitudinal Study of Youth
    Gilbert Gee
    UCLA, Community Health Sciences, 650 Charles E Young Dr South, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Soc Sci Med 68:1676-84. 2009
  7. pmc Social support as a buffer for perceived unfair treatment among Filipino Americans: differences between San Francisco and Honolulu
    Gilbert C Gee
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, 1420 Washington Heights, Room M5224, Ann Arbor, MI 48103 2029, USA
    Am J Public Health 96:677-84. 2006
  8. pmc Relationships between self-reported unfair treatment and prescription medication use, illicit drug use, and alcohol dependence among Filipino Americans
    Gilbert C Gee
    School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Am J Public Health 97:933-40. 2007
  9. pmc A nationwide study of discrimination and chronic health conditions among Asian Americans
    Gilbert C Gee
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Am J Public Health 97:1275-82. 2007
  10. pmc Self-reported discrimination and mental health status among African descendants, Mexican Americans, and other Latinos in the New Hampshire REACH 2010 Initiative: the added dimension of immigration
    Gilbert C Gee
    School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Am J Public Health 96:1821-8. 2006

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Publications21

  1. pmc A life course perspective on how racism may be related to health inequities
    Gilbert C Gee
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:967-74. 2012
    ..g., education) or disadvantaged contexts (e.g., prison). This variation in time and exposure can contribute to racial inequities in life expectancy and other health outcomes across the life course and over generations...
  2. pmc Disentangling the effects of racial and weight discrimination on body mass index and obesity among Asian Americans
    Gilbert C Gee
    Department of Community Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of California, Los Angeles, 650 Charles E Young Dr S, Room 41 296A, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1772, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:493-500. 2008
    ..We examined whether racial discrimination is associated with increased body mass index (BMI) and obesity among Asian Americans. Further, we explored whether this association strengthens with increasing time in the United States...
  3. pmc Associations between racial discrimination, limited English proficiency, and health-related quality of life among 6 Asian ethnic groups in California
    Gilbert C Gee
    650 Charles E Young Drive South, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1772, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:888-95. 2010
    ..We examined the association of racial discrimination and limited English proficiency with health-related quality of life among Asian Americans in California...
  4. doi request reprint Racial discrimination and health among Asian Americans: evidence, assessment, and directions for future research
    Gilbert C Gee
    School of Public Health, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1772, USA
    Epidemiol Rev 31:130-51. 2009
    ....
  5. pmc English proficiency and language preference: testing the equivalence of two measures
    Gilbert C Gee
    Department of Community Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1772, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:563-9. 2010
    ..We also examined whether modeling preference or proficiency as continuous or categorical variables changed our inferences...
  6. doi request reprint Does health predict the reporting of racial discrimination or do reports of discrimination predict health? Findings from the National Longitudinal Study of Youth
    Gilbert Gee
    UCLA, Community Health Sciences, 650 Charles E Young Dr South, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Soc Sci Med 68:1676-84. 2009
    ..The findings also indicate that future research should carefully attend to the patterns and timing of discrimination...
  7. pmc Social support as a buffer for perceived unfair treatment among Filipino Americans: differences between San Francisco and Honolulu
    Gilbert C Gee
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, 1420 Washington Heights, Room M5224, Ann Arbor, MI 48103 2029, USA
    Am J Public Health 96:677-84. 2006
    ..We examined whether perceived unfair treatment is associated with health conditions, whether social support moderates this association, and whether such relationships differ by location...
  8. pmc Relationships between self-reported unfair treatment and prescription medication use, illicit drug use, and alcohol dependence among Filipino Americans
    Gilbert C Gee
    School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Am J Public Health 97:933-40. 2007
    ..We examined associations between self-reported unfair treatment and prescription medication use, illicit drug use, and alcohol dependence...
  9. pmc A nationwide study of discrimination and chronic health conditions among Asian Americans
    Gilbert C Gee
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Am J Public Health 97:1275-82. 2007
    ..We examined whether self-reported everyday discrimination was associated with chronic health conditions among a nationally representative sample of Asian Americans...
  10. pmc Self-reported discrimination and mental health status among African descendants, Mexican Americans, and other Latinos in the New Hampshire REACH 2010 Initiative: the added dimension of immigration
    Gilbert C Gee
    School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Am J Public Health 96:1821-8. 2006
    ..We examined whether self-reported racial discrimination was associated with mental health status and whether this association varied with race/ethnicity or immigration status...
  11. ncbi request reprint Traffic stress, vehicular burden and well-being: a multilevel analysis
    Gilbert C Gee
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, 1420 Washington Heights, Room M5224, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Soc Sci Med 59:405-14. 2004
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  12. pmc Racial discrimination and psychological distress: the impact of ethnic identity and age among immigrant and United States-born Asian adults
    Tiffany Yip
    Department of Psychology, Fordham University, Bronx, NY 10458, USA
    Dev Psychol 44:787-800. 2008
    ..The importance of age and immigrant status for the association between ethnic identity, discrimination, and well-being among Asians in the United States is discussed...
  13. pmc Returning to the "homeland": work-related ethnic discrimination and the health of Japanese Brazilians in Japan
    Takashi Asakura
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, Tokyo Gakugei University, 4 1 1, Nukuikita, Koganei, Tokyo 184 8501, Japan
    Am J Public Health 98:743-50. 2008
    ..Further, we examined interactions between discrimination and education on well-being...
  14. pmc Workplace discrimination and health among Filipinos in the United States
    Arnold B de Castro
    School of Nursing, University of Washington, Box 357263, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:520-6. 2008
    ..We examined the association between work discrimination and morbidity among Filipinos in the United States, independent of more-global measures of discrimination...
  15. pmc A multilevel analysis of the relationship between institutional and individual racial discrimination and health status
    Gilbert C Gee
    Training Program in Identity, Self, Role, and Mental Health, Department of Sociology, Indiana University, Ballantine Hall 744, 1020 E Kirkwood Avenue, Bloomington, IN 47405 7103, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:615-23. 2002
    ..This study examined whether individual (self-perceived) and institutional (segregation and redlining) racial discrimination was associated with poor health status among members of an ethnic group...
  16. pmc Relationship between job dissatisfaction and physical and psychological health among Filipino immigrants
    A B de Castro
    University of Washington School of Nursing, Seattle, WA, USA
    AAOHN J 56:33-40. 2008
    ..Findings also suggest that job-related experiences should be considered when examining disparate health for immigrant, minority populations...
  17. pmc The association between self-reported racial discrimination and 12-month DSM-IV mental disorders among Asian Americans nationwide
    Gilbert C Gee
    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Soc Sci Med 64:1984-96. 2007
    ..Should these associations ultimately be shown enduring and causal, they suggest that policies designed to reduce discrimination may help improve mental health...
  18. pmc Immigration-related factors and mental disorders among Asian Americans
    David T Takeuchi
    University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98105, USA
    Am J Public Health 97:84-90. 2007
    ..We examined lifetime and 12-month rates of any depressive, anxiety, and substance abuse disorders in a national sample of Asian Americans. We focused on factors related to nativity and immigration as possible correlates of mental disorders...
  19. ncbi request reprint The Association between self-reported discrimination, physical health and blood pressure: findings from African Americans, Black immigrants, and Latino immigrants in New Hampshire
    Andrew M Ryan
    Heller School for Social Policy and Management, Brandeis University in Waltham, Massachusetts, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 17:116-32. 2006
    ..Future research should evaluate how factors associated with acculturation or cumulative exposure to discriminatory stressors may affect the protective resources of immigrants...
  20. pmc Environmental health disparities: a framework integrating psychosocial and environmental concepts
    Gilbert C Gee
    University of Michigan School of Public Health, Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 112:1645-53. 2004
    ..When not counterbalanced by resources, stressors may lead to heightened vulnerability to environmental hazards...
  21. ncbi request reprint Neighborhood social conditions mediate the association between physical deterioration and mental health
    Daniel J Kruger
    University of Michigan, 1420 Washington Heights, Ann Arbor, MI 48106 1248, USA
    Am J Community Psychol 40:261-71. 2007
    ..These findings suggest that upstream interventions designed to improve neighborhood conditions as well as proximal interventions focused on social relationships, may promote well-being...