ERIN N KOBETZ

Summary

Affiliation: University of Miami
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Burden of Human Papillomavirus among Haitian Immigrants in Miami, Florida: Community-Based Participatory Research in Action
    Erin Kobetz
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami Leonard Miller School of Medicine, Clinical Research Building, Suite 1033 1120 NW 14th Street, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    J Oncol 2012:728397. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Impacts of the 2010 Haitian earthquake in the diaspora: findings from Little Haiti, Miami, FL
    Erin Kobetz
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, 1120 NW 14th St, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 15:442-7. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Perceptions of HPV and cervical cancer among Haitian immigrant women: implications for vaccine acceptability
    E Kobetz
    University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida, USA
    Educ Health (Abingdon) 24:479. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Contextualizing the survivorship experiences of Haitian immigrant women with breast cancer: opportunities for health promotion
    Erin Kobetz
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Florida, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 38:555-60. 2011
  5. pmc Knowledge of HPV among United States Hispanic women: opportunities and challenges for cancer prevention
    Erin Kobetz
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, 1120 NW 14 Street, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    J Health Commun 15:22-9. 2010
  6. doi request reprint One size does not fit all: differences in HPV knowledge between Haitian and African American women
    Erin Kobetz
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:366-70. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Barriers to breast cancer screening among Haitian immigrant women in Little Haiti, Miami
    Erin Kobetz
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, 1120 NW 14th Street, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 12:520-6. 2010
  8. pmc Patnè en Aksyon: addressing cancer disparities in Little Haiti through research and social action
    Erin Kobetz
    Miller School of Medicine and University of Miami Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, Division of Cancer Prevention and Control C202, 1120 NW 14th St, CRB Suite 1528, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:1163-5. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Mammography use among Haitian women in Miami, Florida: an opportunity for intervention
    Erin Kobetz
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, 1120 NW 14th Street, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 12:418-21. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Women with HIV are more commonly infected with non-16 and -18 high-risk HPV types
    Nathalie Dauphin McKenzie
    Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33129, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 116:572-7. 2010

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. pmc Burden of Human Papillomavirus among Haitian Immigrants in Miami, Florida: Community-Based Participatory Research in Action
    Erin Kobetz
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami Leonard Miller School of Medicine, Clinical Research Building, Suite 1033 1120 NW 14th Street, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    J Oncol 2012:728397. 2012
    ..S. population. The high prevalence of oncogenic types in women over 60 years may indicate a substantial number of persistent infections at high risk of progression to precancer...
  2. ncbi request reprint Impacts of the 2010 Haitian earthquake in the diaspora: findings from Little Haiti, Miami, FL
    Erin Kobetz
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, 1120 NW 14th St, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 15:442-7. 2013
    ..This study contributes to the discourse on designing culturally-responsive mental health initiatives for the Haitian diaspora and the ability of existing community-academic partnerships to rapidly adapt to community needs...
  3. ncbi request reprint Perceptions of HPV and cervical cancer among Haitian immigrant women: implications for vaccine acceptability
    E Kobetz
    University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida, USA
    Educ Health (Abingdon) 24:479. 2011
    ..However, previous research has not fully examined Haitian women's perceptions of, and barriers to, HPV vaccination, which is essential for informing future intervention. The current paper aims to fill this gap...
  4. doi request reprint Contextualizing the survivorship experiences of Haitian immigrant women with breast cancer: opportunities for health promotion
    Erin Kobetz
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Florida, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 38:555-60. 2011
    ..To examine challenges faced by Haitian immigrant women managing a breast cancer diagnosis...
  5. pmc Knowledge of HPV among United States Hispanic women: opportunities and challenges for cancer prevention
    Erin Kobetz
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, 1120 NW 14 Street, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    J Health Commun 15:22-9. 2010
    ..Failing to do so may preclude opportunity to understand, as well as to attenuate, cancer disparity...
  6. doi request reprint One size does not fit all: differences in HPV knowledge between Haitian and African American women
    Erin Kobetz
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:366-70. 2010
    ..The current study examines potential differences in knowledge of human papilloma virus (HPV) between Haitian women living in Little Haiti, Miami, Florida, and a national sample of predominately African American women...
  7. doi request reprint Barriers to breast cancer screening among Haitian immigrant women in Little Haiti, Miami
    Erin Kobetz
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, 1120 NW 14th Street, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 12:520-6. 2010
    ..Screening barriers must be examined and understood from the social contexts in which they are produced in order to create meaningful interventions...
  8. pmc Patnè en Aksyon: addressing cancer disparities in Little Haiti through research and social action
    Erin Kobetz
    Miller School of Medicine and University of Miami Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, Division of Cancer Prevention and Control C202, 1120 NW 14th St, CRB Suite 1528, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:1163-5. 2009
    ..The results indicate that Haitian women are underscreened and underscore the importance of community involvement in study implementation...
  9. doi request reprint Mammography use among Haitian women in Miami, Florida: an opportunity for intervention
    Erin Kobetz
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, 1120 NW 14th Street, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 12:418-21. 2010
    ..Such findings, though not surprising, suggest that grouping all black persons, regardless of ancestry, into one research category may mask variation in disease risk...
  10. doi request reprint Women with HIV are more commonly infected with non-16 and -18 high-risk HPV types
    Nathalie Dauphin McKenzie
    Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33129, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 116:572-7. 2010
    ..To review and summarize evidence from clinical, translational and epidemiologic studies which have examined the clinically relevant aspects of HPV type prevalence and cervical dysplasia in HIV-infected women...

Research Grants1

  1. Partners in Action: A UM/ Little Haiti Collaborative United Against Breast Cancer
    Erin Kobetz; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Our primary objective is to inform understanding of why Haitian women experience excess breast cancer mortality, and to use such understanding to direct future research and intervention initiatives to attenuate this disparity. ..