Affiliation: University of Washington
- Who conceals their smoking status from their health care provider?Jennifer Stuber
School of Social Work, University of Washington, Box 354900, 4101 15th Avenue NE, Seattle, WA 98105 6299, USA
Nicotine Tob Res 11:303-7. 2009..The decline in the social acceptability of tobacco use has the potential consequence that smokers may conceal their smoking from health care providers...
- Smoking and the emergence of a stigmatized social statusJennifer Stuber
University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
Soc Sci Med 67:420-30. 2008..These findings suggest important points of leverage to harness the powerful role of stigma in the smoking epidemic and raise concerns about the possible role of stigma in the production of smoking disparities...
- Stigma, prejudice, discrimination and healthJennifer Stuber
School of Social Work, University of Washington, United States
Soc Sci Med 67:351-7. 2008
- Social factors associated with AIDS and SARSDon C Des Jarlais
Beth Israel Medical Center, 160 Water Street, 24th Floor, New York, NY 10038, USA
Emerg Infect Dis 11:1767-9. 2005..We conducted a survey of 928 New York City area residents to assess knowledge and worry about AIDS and SARS. Specific sociodemographic groups of persons were more likely to be less informed and more worried about contracting the diseases...
- Interpersonal discrimination and the health of illicit drug usersMichael Young
Center for Urban Epidemiologic Studies, New York Academy of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 31:371-91. 2005..Discrimination may contribute to poor mental and physical health in this marginalized population, potentially complicating the provision of substance abuse treatment...
- For the patient. Does discrimination affect the mental health of substance abusers?Thomas Minior
Ethn Dis 13:549-50. 2003
- Was there unmet mental health need after the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks?Jennifer Stuber
The Division of Health and Science Policy, The New York Academy of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 41:230-40. 2006..Correlates of help seeking from professionals for mental health problems after the attacks and barriers to care were also assessed...
- Sources of stigma for means-tested government programsJennifer Stuber
Institute for Social Economic Research and Policy, Columbia University, 8th Floor, 420 West 118th Street, New York, NY 10027, USA
Soc Sci Med 63:933-45. 2006..These findings suggest new points of leverage for addressing the potentially deleterious consequences of stigma...
- Panic reactions to terrorist attacks and probable posttraumatic stress disorder in adolescentsBetty Pfefferbaum
University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, 73104, USA
J Trauma Stress 19:217-28. 2006..Future studies should use longitudinal designs to examine the course and pathogenic pathways for the development of panic, PTSD, and other anxiety disorders after exposure to disasters...
- Gender disparities in posttraumatic stress disorder after mass traumaJennifer Stuber
The Division of Health and Science Policy, The New York Academy of Medicine, New York, USA
Gend Med 3:54-67. 2006..Using peri-event panic symptomatology after a traumatic event to determine the risk of posttraumatic symptoms may suggest avenues for intervention that can decrease the burden of PTSD in women...
- Stigma, discrimination and the health of illicit drug usersJennifer Ahern
Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan School of Public Health, 109 Observatory Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
Drug Alcohol Depend 88:188-96. 2007..The association of stigma and discrimination with poor health among drug users suggests the need for debate on the relative risks and benefits of stigma and discrimination in this context...
- State mental hospitals and their host communities: the origins of hostile public reactionsNancy Wolff
Institute for Health, Health Care Policy, and Aging Research, 30 College Avenue, New Brunswick, NJ 08901 1293, USA
J Behav Health Serv Res 29:304-17. 2002..These results suggest that the best way to improve relations between hospitals and their host communities is for hospitals to behave like "good" neighbors...
- Stigma and coercion in the context of outpatient treatment for people with mental illnessesBruce Link
Epidemiology, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
Soc Sci Med 67:409-19. 2008..Future policy needs not only to find ways to insure that people who need treatment receive it, but to achieve such an outcome in a manner that minimizes circumstances that induce perceptions of coercion...
- Posttraumatic stress disorder in Manhattan, New York City, after the September 11th terrorist attacksSandro Galea
Center for Urban Epidemiologic Studies, New York Academy of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
J Urban Health 79:340-53. 2002..These findings can help guide resource planning for future disasters in densely populated urban areas...
- Posttraumatic stress reactions in new York City children after the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacksGerry Fairbrother
Division of Health and Science Policy, The New York Academy of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
Ambul Pediatr 3:304-11. 2003..To assess the prevalence of posttraumatic stress reactions (PTSR) in New York City (NYC) children following the September 11, 2001, attacks and determine the key predictors of PTSR...
- Tobacco control, stigma, and public health: rethinking the relationsRonald Bayer
Center for the History and Ethics of Public Health, Department of Social Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health, New York, NY 10027, USA
Am J Public Health 96:47-50. 2006..use and its associated morbidity and mortality; an ineffective, counterproductive, and moralizing approach that leads to a dead end; or a signal of public health achievement? If the latter is the case, are there unacknowledged costs?..
- Disparities in mental health treatment following the World Trade Center Disaster: implications for mental health care and health services researchJoseph A Boscarino
Division of Health and Science Policy, The New York Academy of Medicine, New York, New York 10029 5293, USA
J Trauma Stress 18:287-97. 2005....
- The association between multiple domains of discrimination and self-assessed health: a multilevel analysis of Latinos and blacks in four low-income New York City neighborhoodsJennifer Stuber
Division of Health and Science Policy, The New York Academy of Medicine, New York 10029-5283, USA
Health Serv Res 38:1735-59. 2003..CONCLUSIONS: Discrimination due to race and other attributes was a significant correlate of mental health among Latinos and blacks independent of other accepted determinants of health...
- Unmet need for counseling services by children in New York City after the September 11th attacks on the World Trade Center: implications for pediatriciansGerry Fairbrother
Division of Health and Science Policy, New York Academy of Medicine, New York, New York 10029 5283, USA
Pediatrics 113:1367-74. 2004....
- An examination of enrollment of children in public health insurance in New York City through facilitated enrollmentGerry Fairbrother
Division of Health and Science Policy, The New York Academy of Medicine, New York, New York 10029 5283, USA
J Urban Health 81:191-205. 2004..In a multivariable analysis, some of the factors associated with success in enrollment included being assisted by a community-based facilitated enroller, knowledge of required documents, and having lost a child's other health insurance...
- Stigma and other determinants of participation in TANF and MedicaidJennifer Stuber
Division of Health and Science Policy, New York Academy of Medicine, USA
J Policy Anal Manage 23:509-30. 2004..The results suggest that the image of the adult Medicaid program remains tied to perceptions about welfare and provides guidance to policymakers about how to improve participation rates...
- Teachers in the aftermath of terrorism: a case study of one New York City schoolRose L Pfefferbaum
Terrorism and Disaster Preparedness Center, Phoenix College, 1202 West Thomas Road, Phoenix, AZ 85013, USA
Fam Community Health 27:250-9. 2004..By and large, teachers coped by talking to others and/or a health professional, but felt ill-equipped to intervene with students and expressed substantial need for assistance...
- Barriers to Medicaid enrollment: who is at risk?Jennifer Stuber
The New York Academy of Medicine, 1216 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10029, USA
Am J Public Health 95:292-8. 2005..We identified factors associated with levels of knowledge about Medicaid eligibility rules and perceived Medicaid enrollment barriers...
- Behavior problems in New York City's children after the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacksJennifer Stuber
Division of Health and Science Policy, New York Academy of Medicine, New York, NY 10029-5293, USA
Am J Orthopsychiatry 75:190-200. 2005..In the 1st few months after a disaster, the identification of children who need mental health treatment may be complicated by a dampened behavioral response or by a decreased sensitivity of parental assessment to behavioral problems...
- Racial differences in discrimination experiences and responses among minority substance usersThomas Minior
Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, New York, USA
Ethn Dis 13:521-7. 2003..These differences may help explain racial and ethnic differences in health among marginalized populations, and identify avenues for effective, targeted intervention...
- Determinants of counseling for children in Manhattan after the September 11 attacksJennifer Stuber
Division of Health and Science Policy of the New York Academy of Medicine, New York City, NY 10029 5283, USA
Psychiatr Serv 53:815-22. 2002..The authors assessed the prevalence and correlates of counseling for experiences related to the disaster received by children aged four to 18 years living in Manhattan...