Michele J Eliason

Summary

Affiliation: San Francisco State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Comparing women with and without disabilities in five-site "Healthy Weight" interventions for lesbian/bisexual women over 40
    Michele J Eliason
    Department of Health Education, HSS 110, San Francisco State University, 1600 Holloway, San Francisco, CA 94132, USA Electronic address
    Disabil Health J . 2016
  2. doi request reprint A systematic review of the literature on weight in sexual minority women
    Michele J Eliason
    Department of Health Education, San Francisco State University, San Francisco, California Electronic address
    Womens Health Issues 25:162-75. 2015
  3. doi request reprint Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer/questioning nurses' experiences in the workplace
    Michele J Eliason
    Department of Health Education, San Francisco State University, CA 94132, USA
    J Prof Nurs 27:237-44. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) physicians' experiences in the workplace
    Michele J Eliason
    Department of Health Education, San Francisco State University, San Francisco, California 94132, USA
    J Homosex 58:1355-71. 2011
  5. doi request reprint A new classification system for lesbians: the Dyke Diagnostic Manual
    Michele J Eliason
    Department of Health Education, San Francisco State University, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Lesbian Stud 14:401-14. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Nursing's silence on lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender issues: the need for emancipatory efforts
    Michele J Eliason
    Department of Health Education, San Francisco State University San Francisco, CA, USA
    ANS Adv Nurs Sci 33:206-18. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Chronic illness care for lesbian, gay, & bisexual individuals
    Suzanne L Dibble
    Institute for Health and Aging, School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Nurs Clin North Am 42:655-74; viii. 2007
  8. doi request reprint The "Something Else" of Sexual Orientation: Measuring Sexual Identities of Older Lesbian and Bisexual Women Using National Health Interview Survey Questions
    Michele J Eliason
    Department of Health Education, San Francisco State University, San Francisco, California Electronic address
    Womens Health Issues 26:S71-80. 2016
  9. doi request reprint Sexual issues in special populations: lesbian and gay individuals
    Suzanne Dibble
    Institute for Health and Aging, School of Nursing, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Semin Oncol Nurs 24:127-30. 2008
  10. pmc Nowhere to go: how stigma limits the options of female drug users after release from jail
    Juliana van Olphen
    Department of Health Education, San Francisco State University, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy 4:10. 2009

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. doi request reprint Comparing women with and without disabilities in five-site "Healthy Weight" interventions for lesbian/bisexual women over 40
    Michele J Eliason
    Department of Health Education, HSS 110, San Francisco State University, 1600 Holloway, San Francisco, CA 94132, USA Electronic address
    Disabil Health J . 2016
    ..Lesbian/bisexual women with physical disabilities (LBPD) are an under-studied population...
  2. doi request reprint A systematic review of the literature on weight in sexual minority women
    Michele J Eliason
    Department of Health Education, San Francisco State University, San Francisco, California Electronic address
    Womens Health Issues 25:162-75. 2015
    ..In 2008, Bowen et al. published a review of the existing research on sexual minority women and obesity, finding no methodologically strong studies with representative sampling procedures...
  3. doi request reprint Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer/questioning nurses' experiences in the workplace
    Michele J Eliason
    Department of Health Education, San Francisco State University, CA 94132, USA
    J Prof Nurs 27:237-44. 2011
    ..Efforts to correct the current workplace climate for LGBTQ employees would involve (a) changes in workplace policies, (b) education of the health care workforce, and (c) advocacy from nursing professional organizations...
  4. doi request reprint Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) physicians' experiences in the workplace
    Michele J Eliason
    Department of Health Education, San Francisco State University, San Francisco, California 94132, USA
    J Homosex 58:1355-71. 2011
    ..Few had received any formal education on LGBT issues in medical school or residency. It appears that medical schools and health care workplaces continue to ignore LGBT issues and operate in discriminatory fashion far too often...
  5. doi request reprint A new classification system for lesbians: the Dyke Diagnostic Manual
    Michele J Eliason
    Department of Health Education, San Francisco State University, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Lesbian Stud 14:401-14. 2010
    ..The DDM may help to reduce the pain and suffering found in many lesbian relationships where one or both partners are afflicted...
  6. doi request reprint Nursing's silence on lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender issues: the need for emancipatory efforts
    Michele J Eliason
    Department of Health Education, San Francisco State University San Francisco, CA, USA
    ANS Adv Nurs Sci 33:206-18. 2010
    ..Only 0.16% of articles focused on lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender health (8 of nearly 5000 articles) and were biased toward authors outside of the United States. We discuss the impact of this silence...
  7. ncbi request reprint Chronic illness care for lesbian, gay, & bisexual individuals
    Suzanne L Dibble
    Institute for Health and Aging, School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Nurs Clin North Am 42:655-74; viii. 2007
    ....
  8. doi request reprint The "Something Else" of Sexual Orientation: Measuring Sexual Identities of Older Lesbian and Bisexual Women Using National Health Interview Survey Questions
    Michele J Eliason
    Department of Health Education, San Francisco State University, San Francisco, California Electronic address
    Womens Health Issues 26:S71-80. 2016
    ..Terminology related to sexuality and gender is constantly evolving, and multiple factors are at play when individuals answer questions on surveys...
  9. doi request reprint Sexual issues in special populations: lesbian and gay individuals
    Suzanne Dibble
    Institute for Health and Aging, School of Nursing, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Semin Oncol Nurs 24:127-30. 2008
    ..To provide an overview of health care needs and related sexuality issues of lesbian and gay patients...
  10. pmc Nowhere to go: how stigma limits the options of female drug users after release from jail
    Juliana van Olphen
    Department of Health Education, San Francisco State University, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy 4:10. 2009
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Effects of Mindfulness Interventions on Health Outcomes in Older Lesbian/Bisexual Women
    Natalie Ingraham
    Lyon Martin Health Services, a Program of HealthRight360, San Francisco, California Electronic address
    Womens Health Issues 26:S53-62. 2016
    ..The Healthy Weight in Lesbian and Bisexual Women study funded five programs (n = 266 LB women age ≥40); two examined effects of mindfulness interventions on health outcomes...
  12. doi request reprint An exploration of terminology related to sexuality and gender: arguments for standardizing the language
    Michele J Eliason
    a Department of Health Education, San Francisco State University, San Francisco, California, USA
    Soc Work Public Health 29:162-75. 2014
    ..The article ends with recommendations for beginning a productive dialogue among health researchers to create some consistency in the terminology used to assess sexuality and gender. ..
  13. doi request reprint The last drag: an evaluation of an LGBT-specific smoking intervention
    Michele J Eliason
    Department of Health Education, San Francisco State University, San Francisco, California 94132, USA
    J Homosex 59:864-78. 2012
    ..The Last Drag is an effective, low-cost, LGBT-specific community intervention that can be replicated in other communities...
  14. pmc Are therapeutic communities therapeutic for women?
    Michele J Eliason
    College of Nursing, The University of Iowa and Institute for Health and Aging, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy 1:3. 2006
    ..The literature review highlights the gaps where TC treatment ignores or exacerbates issues that are common to addicted women, or uses methods that may be contradictory to women's recovery...
  15. doi request reprint An ecological framework for sexual minority women's health: factors associated with greater body mass
    Michele J Eliason
    a Department of Health Education, San Francisco State University, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Homosex 62:845-82. 2015
    ..We argue that lack of attention to the upstream social determinants of health may result in individual-level victim blaming and interventions that do not address the root causes of minority stress or increased weight. ..
  16. doi request reprint Correlates of wellbeing among African American lesbians
    Suzanne L Dibble
    Institute for Health and Aging, University of California, San Francisco, California 94118, USA
    J Homosex 59:820-38. 2012
    ..Health-related quality of life was associated with depression and spirituality, but not religion. This study highlights the need for subjective measures of health-related quality of life as well as checklists of diseases and disorders...