Faculty Publications and Works in Progress

Davis, CM., Myers, HF., Nyamathi, AM., Brecht, ML., Lewis, MA., Hamilton, N. (2014) Biopsychosocial predictors of psychological functioning among African American breast cancer survivors. Journal of Psychosocial Oncology, 32 (5): 493-516.DOI:10.1080/07347332.2014.936650

Davis, CM., Myers, HF., Nyamathi, AM., Brecht, ML, Lewis, MA. (2016). The meaning of survivorship as defined by African American breast cancer survivors. Journal of Transcultural Nursing, 27(3):277-85. doi: 10.1177/1043659614561678. Epub 2014 Dec 4.

Badr, L.K., Taha, A. & Dee, V. (2013, online). Substance abuse in middle eastern adolescents living in two different countries: Spiritual, cultural, family and personal factors. Journal of Religion & Health. (DOI 10.1007/s 10943-013-9694-1)

Granillo, C., Chavez, D., Garcia, D. & Campbell, K. (2012). Ethnic and immigration status differences on child indicators of health for European Americans and Latinos. California Journal of Health Promotion, 10(Special Issue II), 15-24.

Phalen, R. and Coleman, T. (2012, online). Evaluation of course and fine particulate sources using a portable aerosol monitor in a desert community. Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology.

Campbell, K., Garcia, D., Granillo, C. & Chavez, D. (2012). Exploring the Latino paradox: How socioeconomic and immigration status impact health. Hispanic Journal of Behavioral Sciences, 34 (2), 187-207.

Vickers, C. & Goble, R. (2011). Well, now, okey dokey: English discourse markers in Spanish language medical consultations. The Canadian Modern Language Review, 67(4), 536-567.

Vickers, C., Deckert, S., Smith, W., & Morones, J. (in press). Who's the expert here? Shifts in the powerful identity in a sewing cooperative community of practice. Sociolinguistic Studies, 6(3).

Vickers, C., Lindfelt, C. & Goble, R. (in press). Narrative co-construction in the medical consultation: How agency and control affect the diagnosis, Communication & Medicine 9(2).

Vickers, C. & Deckert, S. (in press). Sewing empowerment: Examining multiple identity shifts as a Mexican immigrant woman develops expertise in a sewing cooperative community of practice. Journal of Language, Identity, and Education.

Vickers, C. & Deckert, S. (in press). Sewing empowerment: Examining multiple identity shifts as a Mexican immigrant woman develops expertise in a sewing cooperative community of practice. Journal of Language, Identity, and Education.

Vickers, C., Lindfelt, C. & Greer, M. (in press). The co-influence of the natural, built and linguistic landscape: Indexing security. Language Policy.

Vickers, C., Deckert, S. & Goble, R. (in press). Constructing language normativity through the animation of stance in Spanish language medical consultations. Health Communication.

Vickers, C., Goble, R., & Deckert, S. (under review). Medical consultations with Spanish-speaking diabetics: Creating patient identities of mastery or novice dependence. Health Education Research.

Goble, R. & Vickers, C. (under review). Always talkin' to my computer: Provider-computer interaction in bilingual medical consultations. Text & Talk.

Vickers, C. & Lindfelt, C (under review). The distribution of water in the physical linguistic landscape: Water policy, intertextuality, and social inequality, Journal of Language and Politics Today.

Lindfelt, C., Greer, M. & Vickers, C. (will be revised and resubmitted). Toward a community-based model of healthcare for Latinos in eastern Coachella, California. Sage Open Press

Greer, M., Lindfelt, C. & Vickers, C. (will be revised and submitted to Sage Open Press). Association between livability, socio-economic status and general health in a desert valley region. Journal of Planning Education and Research. Rejected, will be revised and submitted to Sage Open Press.

Chavez, D., Garcia, D., Campbell, K. & Granillo, C. (in draft stage). Bonding, bridging, and linking communities to increase health equity: A new perspective to guide engagement in community-based participatory research. Progress in Community Health Partnerships: Research, Education and Action.

Linndfelt, C. & Vickers, C. (in progress). The distribution of water in the physical and linguistic landscape: Natural resources, inequality and health. Journal of Language and Politics. In draft stage.

Phalen, R., Greer, M., Lindfelt, C. & Campbell, K. (in progress). Regional variation in PM10, asthma hospital discharges and access to healthcare in children: Coachella Valley, California. Journal of Public Health ( Health Intelligence Section). In discussion stage.

Utley, E., Curran, M., & Campbell, K. (in progress). African Americans and the future of marriage. Journal of Family Psychology.

Phalen, R., et. Al, (possible paper). Asthma triggers and air pollution exposures in Palm Springs high school students

Garcia, D., et. al, (multiple papers possible from the student survey)

Campbell, K. is working on submitting a SCORE application to NIH.

Future Grant Applications

Vickers, C. (under review) NIH: R21 Assessing Outcomes: Discussing Diet with Limited English Proficient Patients 91r21dk096345-01) Grant submitted 10/27/11

Vickers, C., Lindfelt, C & Greer, M. Social –Spatial Analysis of the Confluence of Social, Individual and Built Environment Determinants of Health. Was part of the P20 grant, will be revised and submitted in the spring to NIH as an R-15 grant application.

Grant, J & Greer, M (in progress). Perceptions of communication and information and choices by breast cancer support group members. May submit as a pilot grant in the spring

Phalen, R., et. al, Identified 2-3 research grant possibilities for spring quarter.