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Journals in the News
18 Feb 2024: In Forbes, psychologist Mark Travers discusses affective dependence — or "love addiction" — citing definitions of the term in the 2017 Philosophy, Psychiatry, & Psychology article, "Addicted to Love: What Is Love Addiction and When Should It Be Treated?"
12 Feb 2024: The opoid crisis persists in part because of a lack of trust in the medical establishment writes Lydialyle Gibson in Vox, noting research from Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved on mistrust of medical researchers among African Americans in the wake of the infamous Tuskeegee syphilis study.
11 Feb 2024: The Black Londoners Project is using digital mapping to explore the Black history in Ontario, Canada. In a piece for The Conversation, the researchers cite a a 2008 article from Journal of Women's History on how historic documents tended to place Black women on the periphery.
9 Feb 2024: In SF Gate, researcher Deion S. Hawkins explores the conditions contributing to the prevalence of HIV in the Black queer community, including a recent study Hawkins co-authored for Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved.
28 Jan 2024: In Yahoo News, Paige Gray explores the political history of Black children's literature, from the Brownies Book and the emergence of children's sections of African American newspapers in the early 20th century, referencing a 2017 article in Children's Literature Association Quarterly.
Brookings Papers on Economic Activity was ranked as the most-cited journal in central bank publications in a recent study by the Bank for International Settlements, affirming the journal’s place in the policymaking sphere.
11 Dec 23: Georgia Public Broadcasting reports on a national initiative in seeking to increase the number of Black participants in clinical trials for treating chronic diseases and cancers, citing research from Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved.
25 Oct 23: In a Scientific American op-ed, Ashley Andreou explores the ways health care professionals can resist perpetuating barriers of care to racially marginalized patients. Among the studies cited includes “More than Tuskegee: Understanding Mistrust about Research Participation,” from a 2010 edition of Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved.
20 Oct 2023: From USA Today: LGBTQ college students face persistent barriers to getting into college and staying there, according to research such as recent work in Journal of College Student Development. But the on-campus LGBTQ resource centers are starting to disappear.
7 Oct 23: The Root's profile of actor Idris Elba and his therapy journey references research on depression in African American men from the Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved.
5 Oct 23: The Conversation considers the ways the history of colonial medicine may be currently impacting shortages in the health workforce around the world, including historical research from the Bulletin of the History of Medicine.
5 Oct 23: The University Record at University of Michigan reports on recent research in the Journal of Higher Education indicating that minority and women faculty members tend to be less likely to negotiate their pay, as compared to their peer colleagues.
4 Oct 23: In the Los Angeles Times, Paola Briseño-Gonzalez traces how coconuts were introduced to Mexico from the Philippines, citing Rudy P. Guevarra Jr.'s 2011 essay in the Journal of Asian American Studies.