SELECTED PUBLICATIONS SUPPORTED BY THE U54

Faculty members in italics, Students/trainees underlined 

  • Alfred, LJ, Beerman, PB, Tahir, Z, LaHousse, S, Russell, P, Sadler GR. Increasing Underrepresented Scientists in Cancer Research: the UCSD CURE Program. Journal Cancer Education. 26:223–227, 2011. PMCID: PMC3098349
  • Barnack-Tavlaris, J. L., Garcini, L., Sanchez, O., Hernandez, I., & Navarro, A. M. Focus group discussions in community-based participatory research to inform the development of a Human papillomavirus (HPV) educational intervention for Latinas in San Diego. Journal of Cancer Education. (Sept. 2012) (27) 4. Supp. p. S268.
  • Harry KM, Malcarne VL, Branz P, Fager M, Garcia BD, Sadler GR. (2012). Evaluating a Skin Cancer Education Program for the Deaf Community. Journal of Cancer Education. (Doi: 10.1007/s13187-012-0367-7)  27:501–506.
  • Merz EL, Malcarne VL, Ko CM, Sadler M, Kwack L, Varni JW, Sadler GR. Dyadic concordance among prostate cancer patients and their partners and health-related quality of life: Does it matter?  Psychol Health. 2011 Jun;26(6):651-66. PMCID: PMC3216478
  • Moy, K.L., Sallis, J.F., David, K. Health indicators of Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islanders in the UnitedStates. Journal of Comm Health 2010;35(1):81-92.
  • Thompson K, Grabowski J, Saltzstein SL, Sadler GR, Blair SL. Adenoid cystic breast carcinoma: is axillary staging necessary in all cases? Results from the California Cancer Registry. Breast J. 2011 Sep-Oct;17(5):485-9.  PMID:21790841
  • Murray, K.E., Liang, A., Barnack-Tavlaris, J., Navarro, A. (in press). The reach and rationale for community health fairs. Journal of Cancer Education.
  • Murray, K.E., Sheik-Mohamed, A., & Ndunduyenge, G. (in press). Health and prevention among East African Women in the U.S. Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved.
  • Sadler GR, Beerman PR, Lee K, Hung J, Nguyen H, Cho J, Huang W. Promoting breast cancer screening among Asian American women:  the Asian Grocery Store-Based Cancer Education Program. J Cancer Educ. (In Press).
  • Sadler GR, Gonzales J, Mumman M, Cullen L, LaHousse SF, Malcarne V, Conde V, Riley N. Adapting a program to inform African American and Hispanic American women about cancer clinical trials. J Cancer Educ. 2010 Jun; 25(2):142-5. PMID: 20146043 [PMCID - in process]
  • Sadler GR, Lee HC, Lim RS, Fullerton J. Recruitment of hard-to-reach population subgroups via adaptations of the snowball sampling strategy. Nurs Health Sci. 2010 Sep 1;12(3):369-74. PMID: 20727089
  • Summers C, Saltzstein SL, Blair SL, Tsukamoto TT, Sadler GR.  Racial/Ethnic Differences in Early Detection of Breast Cancer: A Study of 250,985 Cases from the California Cancer Registry. Journal of Women’s Health. 2010 Feb; 19(2):203-7.
  • Stafford HS, Saltzstein SL, Shimasaki S, Sanders C, Downs TM, Sadler GR. Racial/Ethnic and Gender Disparities in Renal Cell Carcinoma Incidence and Survival. Journal of Urology. May 2008; 179(5):1704-8.
  • Shinagawa SM, Oda A: Time Traveler: From Survivor to Advocate, chapter in Handbook of Asian American Health, Yoo G, Le M-N, Oda A (Eds).  New York: Springer Publishing.  (2012)

SELECTED PROFESSIONAL PRESENTATIONS BY FACULTY AND TRAINEES/STUDENTS

Faculty members in italics, Trainees/students underlined

  • Barnack-Tavlaris, J. L., Navarro, A., Murray, K., McKennett, M., McNicholas, L., & Sanchez, O. (2010, October). Increasing pap testing with a community based educational intervention in the Latina population. Poster presented at the Third American Association for Cancer Research Conference on the Science of Cancer Health Disparities in Racial/Ethnic Minorities and the Medically Underserved, Miami, FL.
  • Cavallera, L. C., Malcarne, V. L., Arredondo, E., Lemus, H., Riley, N., & Sadler, G. R (2010, April). Family history of breast cancer and cancer worry as predictors of mammogram screening in Hispanic American women. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, Seattle, WA.
  • Coleman, T., & Navarro AM (2011, July). A Systematic Review of Publications on Colorectal Cancer in African-Americans.  Poster presented at the Cancer Health Disparities Summit, Bethesda, MD.
  • Cordero, E.D., Dimsdale, J.E., & Navarro, A. (2012, April). Fatigue experiences and assessment among Hispanic cancer patients. Poster session presented at the annual conference of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, New Orleans, LA.
  • Cordero, E.D., Navarro, A., Peacher, D., Palomino, H. (2010, October). Cancer care experiences in a predominantly Latino sample. Poster presented at the 2010 International Cancer Education Conference, San Diego, CA.
  • Dawson, B., Lepule, J., Wickhem, K.M., Barnack-Tavlaris, J. & Syme, M.L. (January 2013). Samoan perspectives of the strengths and barriers to physical activity in their communities. Poster to be presented at the National Multicultural Summit in Houston, TX.
  • Fralin L, Salgado S, Coronado RG, Hernandez I, Sanchez O, Navarro A. (July 2011). Building long term partnerships through a community health festival. Poster presented at the CRCHD Cancer Health Disparities Program Meetings & Summit, Bethesda, MD.
  • García, E., Navarro, AM, Fralin, L, Schwab, R., Sánchez, O., Coronado, R. (2012, October). Strengthening Participation in Biorepositories:  One Minute-One Opportunity. Poster presented at the Fifth American Association for Cancer Research Conference on the Science of Cancer Health Disparities in Racial/Ethnic Minorities and the Medically Underserved, San Diego, CA.
  • Hardy, Syvera. Speaker. “Cancer Disparities: Community Partners and Research Resources” Community Base Organizations Outreach and Education. UCSD.Moores Cancer Center, September 28, 2010.
  • Hardy, Syvera. Speaker. “Building Healthier Communities through Partnerships” UCSD Atkinson Hall, January 29, 2010.
  • Iweriebor, E., Klonoff, E., Harbach, H., Thompson, B (2012, May). Biobanking Education – Crafting Solid Key Messages about Biobanking – Make it Simple!! Roundtable discussion facilitated at the Cancer, Culture & Literacy: 8th Biennial Conference. Clearwater Beach, FL.
  • Iweriebor, E., Klonoff, E., Harbach, H., Thompson, B., Vadgama, J., & Navarro, A.(2012, June). (BMaP): Regional Collaboration Addressing Biospecimen Sharing and Colorectal Cancer. Poster to be presented at the Intercultural Council 2012 Biennial Symposium on Minorities, the Medically Underserved & Health Equity, Houston, TX.
  • Junious M, Alfred L, Bunggay V, Dao M, Malcarne V, Sadler GR. Growing Minority Scientists for Careers in Cancer Research: Tracking and Evaluation. Poster Presentation at American Association for Cancer Research, March 31-April 4, 2012 in Chicago, IL (entered in the MICR Undergraduate Poster Competition).
  • LaHousse, S. F., Mumman, M., Foster-Fishman, P.G., Malcarne, V. M., Sadler, G. R., & Riley, N. (2009, October). Factors associated with mammography screening utilization among Latinas: A revision of the Behavioral Model of Health Services Use. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Association for Cancer Education, Houston, TX.
  • Lepule, T. & Aina, S. (2011, July). Promoting Healthy Lifestyle and Cancer Awareness through a Pacific Islander Fitness Day. Poster presented at the American Association for Cancer Research: 4 Annual Cancer Health Disparities Workshop, Washington D.C.
  • Lizarraga, Lolita, Speaker: “Cancer Survivor Panel, Un Dia de Educacion y Esperanza”, Latino Cancer Symposium, University of San Diego Moores Cancer Center, La Jolla, CA, May 8, 2010.
  • Moy KK, Lepule T. Cancer Screening behaviors of Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islanders in the US. Poster presented at the 2009 American Cancer Society – Health Equity: Through the Cancer Lens., Las Vegas, Nevada.
  • Murray, K., Barbour, L.G., Morlett, A., & Garcini, L. (2011, October). Latinos and political advocacy for cancer control.  Paper presented at the 2011 Annual American Public Health Association (APHA) conference, Washington, D.C.
  • Murray, K., Navarro, A., Barnack-Tavlaris, J. L., Minero, L., & Sanchez, O. (2010, October). Changes in healthcare utilization following community cancer education programs. Poster presented at the Third American Association for Cancer Research Conference on the Science of Cancer Health Disparities in Racial/Ethnic Minorities and the Medically Underserved, Miami, FL.
  • Murray, K., Navarro, A., Barnack-Tavlaris, J.L., McNicholas, L., & Sanchez, O. (2010, October). Changes in nutrition knowledge and behaviors among Latina women following community cancer education programs. Paper presented at the 2010 International Cancer Education Conference on the Impact of Cancer Education on Patients, Practitioners and the Public, San Diego, CA.
  • Murray, K., Sheik-Mohamed, A., & Ndunduyenge, G. (2010, October). Health Challenges for African Women & Families. Poster presented at the African Refugee Health Conference, Lewiston, Maine.
  • Navarro A, Ndunduyenge G, Sanchez O, Lepule T (April, 2011). Childhood cancer late effects: Knowledge base and meaningful resources from a community perspective at NCI CRCHD Program Meeting. Presented at the American Association for Cancer Research: 4 Annual Cancer Health Disparities Workshop, Washington D.C.
  • Navarro, A. M., Sanchez, O., Sung, O., Shaver, J., Bruzdzinski, C., Colorectal Cancer Screening Latino Community Health Worker Program, American Association of Public Health Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, PA, October 2009.
  • Navarro, A. M. Invited Speaker, Latina Community Health Advisor Programs in Cancer Prevention and Control: A Glance Back and a Look Forward, Cancer Center Round Table Talks, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS, June 2010.
  • Navarro, A., Bernal, C., Coronado, R. G., Fralin, L., Garcia-Gonzalez , E., & Sanchez, O. Poster presentation entitled “The Por La Vida Today Series: A Community Health Advisor Program” at the Intercultural Council 2012 Biennial Symposium on Minorities, the Medically Underserved & Health Equity, to be held on June 27-July 1 in Houston, TX.
  • Navarro, AM, Klonoff-Cohen, H., Lepule, J., Ndunduyenge, G., Sánchez, O.   (2012, April). Childhood cancer late effects: Knowledge base and meaningful resources from a community perspective Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Association for Cancer Research, Chicago, IL.
  • Ndunduyenge G, Sanchez O, Bernal C, Santillanez E, Navarro A (2011, July). Health Literacy and Culturally Competent Translation Procedures in Action at NCI CRCHD Program Meeting. Poster presented at the Cancer Health Disparities Summit, Bethesda, MD.
  • Pan, T. M., Sobel, R. M., Malcarne, V. L., & Sadler, G. R. (2012, June). Age, sleep quality, and depressed mood as predictors of fatigue in African American cancer survivors.  Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Cancer Survivorship Research Conference, Arlington, VA.
  • Riley, N., Sadler, G. R., Malcarne, V. L., & Conde, V. (2010, March). The impact of clinical trials education on African American and Hispanic American women’s willingness to participate in clinical trials. Paper presented at the annual conference of the American Psychosocial Oncology Society, New Orleans, LA.
  • Roma, V., Malcarne, V. L., Varni, J. W., & Sadler, G. R.  (2010, April). Prostate cancer side effects and distress in patients and spouses.  Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Cancun, Mexico.
  • Sadler GR, Beerman PR, Hung J, Lee K, Nguyen, H, Cho J, Huang W. Promoting Breast Cancer Screening Among Asian American Women: The Asian Grocery Store-Based Education Program.  Presentation at the American Association for Cancer Education Meeting, October 2009. Houston, TX.
  • Sadler GR, Malcarne V, Sobel R. The Barriers and Benefits to Clinical Trials Participation Scale. Oral Abstract 66 at the 2012 International Cancer Education Conference, September 19-22, 2012, Ann Arbor, Michigan.
  • Sadler GR, Malcarne VL, & Nakaji M (2008, August).  Validating psychological instruments: Essential tools for shrinking the cancer disparities gap.  Paper presented at World Cancer Congress, Geneva, Switzerland.
  • Salzstein S, Sadler G, Chen S J.  Helping Students Use a Cancer Registry to Define and Solve Clinical Questions and Publish the Results. J Cancer Educ. 2010 Supplement:21. Poster Presentation at the American Association for Cancer Education in San Diego, CA, in October 2010.
  • Sanchez, O., Bernal, C., Coronado, R. G., Fralin, L., Hernandez, I., & Ndunduyenge, G. Oral presentation entitled “The Por La Vida Community Health Advisor Program: Time Flies (or 25 Years Later)” at the Intercultural Council 2012 Biennial Symposium on Minorities, the Medically Underserved & Health Equity, to be held on June 27-July 1 in Houston, TX
  • Sanchez, O. Barnack-Tavlaris, J. L., Garcini, L., Hernandez, I., Coronado, G., & Navarro, A. M. (2011). Development of a community-based intervention for human papilloma virus vaccine education program in the San Diego Latino/a community. Poster presented at the American Association for Cancer Research Conference on The Science of Cancer Health Disparities, Washington, DC.
  • Santillanez, E., Klonoff, E., Navarro, A., Lepule, J. T., Ndunduyenge, G., & Danoff-Burg, S. (2012, June). Cancer Disparities Community Partners and Research Resource (CDCPAR):  Community Participation in Action. Oral presentation to be presented at Intercultural Council 2012 Biennial Symposium on Minorities, the Medically Underserved & Health Equity, Houston, TX.
  • Shinagawa, Susan. Faculty Presenter/Session Moderator, “Why Consider Cancer Survivorship Research?: The View From My Window: Perspectives of a Cancer Survivor/ Activist on the Importance of Cancer Control Research”, Cancer Survivorship Research Session, Careers in Cancer Control Research Summer Institute Program, Minority Training Program in Cancer Control Research, University of California, San Francisco (MTPCCR – UCSF), San Francisco, CA, June 10, 2011
  • Solorzano MT, LaHousse SF, Riley N, Sadler GR, Roesch SC.  Psychosocial and Cultural Predictors of Mammography Use by Latinas. Proceedings of the Western Psychological Association’s Annual Meeting, April, 2010.
  • Solorzano MT, Malcarne VL, LaHousse SF, Riley N, Sadler GR, & Roesch SC (2009, April).  Psychosocial and cultural predictors of mammography use by Latinas.  Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Portland, OR.
  • Villaseñor VN, Sobel RM, Behar AI, Malcarne VL, Santiago K, Sadler GR. Computer literacy, language preference and cancer beliefs among Hispanic American community members. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Association for Cancer Education, Buffalo, NY.
  • Zhu, S-H, Cummins S, Gamst A, Hernandez S, Pelayo H, Navarro A. Low Frequency Smoking Among Latinos: Poster presentation 4/11/12 at the TRDRP annual investigators meeting in Sacramento (Linking Tobacco Control Research and Practice for a Healthier California).

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