Publications by Year




  • Biddle T, Chakraborty R, Li Q, Maltz M, Gerrard J, Lo DD. The drying Salton Sea and asthma: A perspective on a “natural” disaster. Berkeley Undergraduate Journal of Classics. 2022;76(1):27-36. doi: 10.3733/ca.2022a0003.
  • Biddle TA, Yisrael K, Drover R, Li Q, Maltz MR, Topacio TM, et al. Aerosolized Desert Dusts Collected Near a Drying Lake and Pulmonary Inflammation in Mice: Implications for Environmental Exposures and Asthma. bioRxiv. 2022. doi: 10.1101/2022.09.07.506987.
  • Gehlbach D, Vázquez E, Ortiz G, Li E, Sánchez CB, Rodríguez S, et al. Perceptions of the Coronavirus and COVID-19 testing and vaccination in Latinx and Indigenous Mexican immigrant communities in the Eastern Coachella Valley. BMC Public Health. 2022;22(1):1019-. doi: 10.1186/s12889-022-13375-7.
  • Glenn DE, Merenstein JL, Bennett IJ, Michalska KJ. Anxiety symptoms and puberty interactively predict lower cingulum microstructure in preadolescent Latina girls. Scientific Reports. 2022;12(1):20755-. doi: 10.1038/s41598-022-24803-4.
  • Maltz MR, Carey CJ, Freund HL, Botthoff JK, Hart SC, Stajich JE, et al. Landscape Topography and Regional Drought Alters Dust Microbiomes in the Sierra Nevada of California. Frontiers in Microbiology. 2022;13:856454-. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2022.856454.
  • Miao Y, Porter WC, Schwabe K, LeComte-Hinely J. Evaluating health outcome metrics and their connections to air pollution and vulnerability in Southern California's Coachella Valley. Sci Tot Environ. 2022;821:153255-. doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2022.153255.
  • Nieri T, Zimmer A, Vaca JM, Tovar A, Cheney A. A Systematic Review of Research on Non-Maternal Caregivers' Feeding of Children 0-3 Years. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2022;19(21). Epub 20221104. doi: 10.3390/ijerph192114463. PubMed PMID: 36361342; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC9658782.
  • Park S, Qin X, Lee C. Estimation and sensitivity analysis for causal decomposition in health disparity research. Sociological Methods & Research. 2022:4912412110675. doi: 10.1177/00491241211067516.
  • Polonijo AN, Sein S, Maldonado R, Delos Santos J, Brown B. Promoting vaccination during rapid HIV testing: Recommendations from men who have sex with men in California. Health & Social Care in the Community. 2022;30(5):e2580-e9. doi:
  • Ramirez A, Tovar A, Garcia G, Nieri T, Hernandez S, Sastre M, et al. Involvement of Non-Parental Caregivers in Obesity Prevention Interventions among 0-3-Year-Old Children: A Scoping Review. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2022;19(8). Epub 20220418. doi: 10.3390/ijerph19084910. PubMed PMID: 35457780; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC9031125.


  • Biddle TA, Li Q, Maltz MR, Tandel PN, Chakraborty R, Yisrael K, et al. Salton Sea aerosol exposure in mice induces a pulmonary response distinct from allergic inflammation. Sci Tot Environ. 2021;792:148450. doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2021.148450.
  • Gehlbach D, Vázquez E, Ortiz G, Li E, Sánchez CB, Rodríguez S, et al. COVID-19 testing and vaccine hesitancy in Latinx farm-working communities in the eastern Coachella Valley. Research Square. 2021. doi: 10.21203/
  • Harari L, Lee C. Intersectionality in quantitative health disparities research: A systematic review of challenges and limitations in empirical studies. Social Science & Medicine (1982). 2021;277:113876-. doi: 10.1016/j.socscimed.2021.113876.
  • Henry Akintobi T, Sheikhattari P, Shaffer E, Evans CL, Braun KL, Sy AU, et al. Community Engagement Practices at Research Centers in U.S. Minority Institutions: Priority Populations and Innovative Approaches to Advancing Health Disparities Research. Int J Environ Res Pub Health. 2021;18(12):6675. doi: 10.3390/ijerph18126675.
  • Lee C, Park S, Boylan JM. Cardiovascular Health at the Intersection of Race and Gender: Identifying Life-Course Processes to Reduce Health Disparities. J Geront B, Psych and Soc Sci. 2021;76(6):1127-39. doi: 10.1093/geronb/gbaa208.
  • Ofili EO, Sarpong D, Yanagihara R, Tchounwou PB, Fernández-Repollet E, Malouhi M, et al. The Research Centers in Minority Institutions (RCMI) Consortium: A Blueprint for Inclusive Excellence. Int J Environ Res Pub Health. 2021;18(13):6848. doi: 10.3390/ijerph18136848.
  • Yanagihara R, Berry MJ, Carson MJ, Chang SP, Corliss H, Cox MB, et al. Building a Diverse Workforce and Thinkforce to Reduce Health Disparities. Int J Environ Res Pub Health. 2021;18(4):1569. doi: 10.3390/ijerph18041569.