Health and Place (January 2015)
Alumnus Antwan Jones, PhD (NC 2011) published findings from his research exploring the correlation between residential instability and obesity risk in the United States In the study, Dr. Jones extracts data from a retrospective longitudinal cohort sample of nearly 14,000 racially diverse..
Family Relations: Interdisciplinary Journal of Applied Family Studies (December 2014)
In an exploratory qualitative study New Connections network member David Córdova, PhD, and colleagues, used a grounded theory approach to uncover the effects of acculturative differences..
International Journal of Drug Policy (October 2014)
New Connections network member, Khary K. Rigg, PhD, and grantee Shannon M. Monnat, PhD, collaborated on a study addressing the misuse of prescription opioids and its contributing factors by geographic classification..
Fam Community Health (2014)
New Connections scholar Anna Adachi-Mejia, PhD (NC 2007) and researchers examined the correlations between teen sleeping patterns and cell phone usage at bedtime. Under the premise that nighttime cell phone use is a health risk, interfering with sleep onset, quality, and duration..
Nursing Outlook (2014)
New Connections scholars are passionate about diversity initiatives for recruitment and retention in nursing programs. This is evident by the work conducted by New Connections scholars J. Margo Brooks Carthon, PhD (NC 2011) and James Guevara, MD, MPH (NC 2010), network member Thai-Huy Nguyen, PhD, and colleagues. This research, entitled Measuring Success Results from a National Survey of Recruitment and Retention Initiatives in the Nursing Workforce, examined the trends in...