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Mack, J. W., Walling, A., Dy, S., Antonio, A. L. M., Adams, J., Keating, N. L., & Tisnado, D. (2015). Patient beliefs that chemotherapy may be curative and care received at the end of life among patients with metastatic lung and colorectal cancer. Cancer.

Walling, A. M., Weeks, J. C., Kahn, K. L., Tisnado, D., Keating, N. L., Dy, S. M., Arora, N. K., Mack, J. W., Pantoja, P. M., & Malin, J. L. (2015). Symptom prevalence in lung and colorectal cancer patients. Journal of Pain and Symptom Management, 49(2), 192-202. (Epub Jun 26, 2014).


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Dy, S. M., Walling, A. M., Mack, J. W., Malin, J. M., Pantoja, P., Lorenz, K. A., & Tisnado, D. M. (2014). Evaluating the quality of supportive oncology using patient-reported data. Journal of Oncology Practice, JOP-2013.

Fitzpatrick, V., Mouttapa, M., Tanjasiri, S. P., & Napoli, J. (2014). Predictors of women’s emergency contraception use and men’s support of partner’s use among college students. Californian Journal of Health Promotion, 12(2), 78-89.

Kwon, D. H., Tisnado, D. M., Keating, N. L., Klabunde, C. N., Adams, J. L., Rastegar, A., Hornbrook, M. C., & Kahn, K. L. (2014). Physician-reported barriers to referring cancer patients to specialists. Cancer, 121(1), 113-122.

McEligot, A., Chandler, L., Tran, N., Pillazar, L., & Steinberg, F. (2014). Cultural context is associated with intent to pursue nutrition careers in a diverse population (118.4). The FASEB Journal28(1 Supplement), 118-4.

Tanjasiri, S. P., Weiss, J. W., Mouttapa, M., Santos, L. S., DeGuzman, J. L., May, V. T., Quitugua, L. & Vaivao, D. (2014). Abstract B67: Role of social support in Pap test decision making among Pacific Islander women. Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers & Prevention23(11 Supplement), B67-B67.


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Meh, C., Gill, J., & Kim, D. H. (2013). A comparison of skin cancer knowledge, attitude, and protective behavior in African American students in east and west coasts. Californian Journal of Health Promotion, 11(3), 25-35.

Palmer, P. H., Lee, C., Sablan-Santos, L., Lepule, T. J., Pang, V. K., Tui’one, V., Schmidt-Vaivao, D., Sur, R. & Tanjasiri, S. P. (2013). Eliminating tobacco disparities among Native Hawaiian Pacific Islanders through policy change the role of community-based organizations. Health Promotion Practice, 1524839913486150.

Sur, R., Peters, R., Beck, L. L., Fifita, M., Gonzalez, M., Guevara, L., Palmer, P. H. & Tanjasiri, S. P. (2013). A Pacific Islander organization’s approach towards increasing community colorectal cancer knowledge and beliefs. Californian Journal of Health Promotion, 11(2), 12-20.

Tanjasiri, S. P., Lew, R., Mouttapa, M., Lipton, R., Lew, L., Has, S., & Wong, M. (2013). Environmental influences on tobacco use among Asian American and Pacific Islander youth. Health promotion practice14(5 suppl), 40S-47S.

Walling, A. M., Tisnado, D., Asch, S. M., Malin, J. M., Pantoja, P., Dy, S. M., Ettner, S. L., Zisser, A. P., Schreibeis-Baum, H., Lee, M. & Lorenz, K. A. (2013). The quality of supportive cancer care in the veterans affairs health system and targets for improvement. JAMA Internal Medicine, 173(22), 2071-2079.


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Braun, K. L., Nguyen, T. T., Tanjasiri, S. P., Campbell, J., Heiney, S. P., Brandt, H. M., ... & Hébert, J. R. (2012). Operationalization of community-based participatory research principles: assessment of the National Cancer Institute's Community Network Programs. American Journal of Public Health102(6), 1195-1203.

Fowble, B. L., Einck, J. P., Kim, D. N., McCloskey, S., Mayadev, J., Yashar, C., ... & Hwang, E. S. (2012). Role of postmastectomy radiation after neoadjuvant chemotherapy in stage II-III breast cancerInternational Journal of Radiation Oncology* Biology* Physics83(2), 494-503.

Love, G. D., & Tanjasiri, S. P. (2012). Using entertainment-education to promote cervical cancer screening in Thai women. Journal of Cancer Education27(3), 585-590.

Moy, K. L., Sallis, J. F., Trinidad, D. R., Ice, C. L., & McEligot, A. J. (2012). Health behaviors of native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander adults in California. Asia-Pacific Journal of Public Health24(6), 961-969.

McEligot, A. J., McMullin, J., Pang, K. A., Bone, M., Winston, S., Ngewa, R., & Tanjasiri, S. P. (2012). Dietary intakes, obesity and health behaviors in Native Hawaiians residing in Southern California. Hawai'i Journal of Medicine & Public Health71(5), 124.

McEligot, A. J., Ziogas, A., & Anton-Culver, H. (2012). Interactions between XRCC3 polymorphisms and circulating folate concentrations on survival after breast cancer diagnosis. The FASEB Journal26, 243-7.

McEligot, A. J., Ziogas, A., & Anton-Culver, H. (2012). MTHFR gene polymorphisms and circulating folate concentrations are associated with survival after breast cancer diagnosis. The FASEB Journal26, 647-6.

Rose, D. E., Tisnado, D. M., Tao, M. L., Malin, J. L., Adams, J. L., Ganz, P. A., & Kahn, K. L. (2012). Prevalence, predictors, and patient outcomes associated with physician co‐management: Findings from the Los Angeles Women's Health Study. Health Services Research47(3pt1), 1091-1116.

Tanjasiri, S. P., Mouttapa, M., Sablan-Santos, L., & Quitugua, L. F. (2012). What promotes cervical cancer screening among Chamorro women in California?. Journal of Cancer Education27(4), 725-730.


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Liu, L., Tanjasiri, S. P., & Cockburn, M. (2011). Challenges in identifying Native Hawaiians and Pacific Islanders in population-based cancer registries in the US. Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health13(5), 860-866.

Malin, J. L., O'Neill, S. M., Asch, S. M., Dy, S. M., Walling, A. M., Tisnado, D., Antonio, A. L., & Lorenz, K. A. (2011). Quality of supportive care for patients with advanced cancer in a VA medical center. Journal of Palliative Medicine, 14(5), 573-577.

Mouttapa, M., Robertson, T. P., McEligot, A. J., Weiss, J. W., Hoolihan, L., Ora, A., & Trinh, L. (2011). The personal nutrition planner: a 5-week, computer-tailored intervention for women. Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior, 43(3), 165-172.

Shakib, S., Mouttapa, M., Cen, S., Blanco, L., & Unger, J. B. (2013). Variation in Parenting Characteristics and Adolescent Smoking by Parental Immigration Status. Journal of Cultural Diversity20(2), 80.

Tanjasiri, S.P., Wiersma, L. D., Briand, G., Faletau, V., Lepule, J., Nacpil, L., & Eichenauer, J. (2011). Balancing community and university aims in a study of obesity and physical activity in Pacific Islander youth. Progress in Community Health Partnerships, 5(1), 15-21.

Weiss, J. W., Mouttapa, M., Cen, S., Johnson, C. A., & Unger, J. (2011). Longitudinal effects of hostility, depression, and bullying on adolescent smoking initiationJournal of Adolescent Health48(6), 591-596.

Wiersma, L. D., Tanjasiri, S.P., Moy, K. L., & McEligot, A. (in press). Physical activity and nutrition among Pacific Islander youth: An exploratory investigation. International Journal of Prevention, Practice, and Research, Accepted August, 2010.


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McEligot, A.J., McMullin, J., Pang, K., Bone, M., Winston, S., Ngewa, R., Tanjasiri, S.P.  (2010). Diet, psychosocial factors related to diet and exercise, and cardiometabolic conditions in Southern Californian Native Hawaiians. Hawai'i Medical Journal, 69(2), 16 – 21.

McMullin,J., Bone, M., Pang, K., Pang, K., McEligot, A.J. (2010).  Native Hawaiian Voices:  Enhancing the Role of Cultural Values in Community Based Participatory Research.  California Journal of Health Promotion, 8, 52 – 62. 

Nguyen, T.N., Tran, J.H., Kagawa-Singer, M., Foo, M.A. (2010).  A Qualitative Assessment of Community-Based Breast Health Navigator Services for Southeast Asian Women in Southern California: Recommendations for Developing a Navigator Training Curriculum. American Journal of Public Health, 101(1), 87-93.

Rose, D. E., Tisnado, D. M., Malin, J. L., Tao, M. L., Maggard, M. A., Adams, J., Ganz, P. A., & Kahn, K. L. (2010). Use of interpreters by physicians treating limited English proficient women with breast cancer: results from the provider survey of the Los Angeles Women's Health Study. Health Services Research45(1), 172-194.

Tanjasiri, S.P. & Peters, R. (2010). Reducing Cancer Health Disparities among Pacific Islanders in the U.S. Californian Journal of Health Promotion, 8, vii-x.

Tisnado, D. M., Sablan-Santos, L., Guevara, L., Quitugua, L., Castro, K., Aromin, J., Quenga, J., & Tran, J. (2010). A case study in Chamorro community and academic engagement for a community-partnered research approach. Californian Journal of Health Promotion, 8(SE), 39-51.


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2009 and Prior

Barranco, W.T., Kim, D.H., Stella, S.L. Jr., & Eckhert, C. D. (2009). Boric acid inhibits stored Ca(2+) release in DU-145 prostate cancer cells. Cell Biology and Toxicology, 25(4), 309-320.

Chen, J. Y., Tao, M. L., Tisnado, D., Malin, J., Ko, C., Timmer, M., Adams, J. L., Ganz, P. A., & Kahn, K. L. (2008). Impact of physician–patient discussions on patient satisfaction. Medical Care46(11), 1157.

Eckhert, C.D., Barranco, W.T., & Kim, D.H. (2007). Boron and Prostate Cancer a Model for Understanding Boron Biology. In Xu, F. et al. (Eds.), Advances in plant and animal boron nutrition: proceedings of the 3rd International Symposium on all Aspects of Plant and Animal Boron Nutrition (pp. 297-297). New York, NY: Springer.

Gill, J.K., Franke, A.A., Steven Morris, J., Cooney, R.V., Wilkens, L.R., Le Marchand, L., Goodman, M.T., Henderson, B.E., Kolonel, L.N. (2009). Association of selenium, tocopherols, carotenoids, retinol and 15-isoprostane F2t in serum or urine with prostate cancer risk: the multiethnic cohort. Cancer Causes and Control, 20(7), 1161-71.

Gill, J.K., Maskarinec, G., Wilkens, L.R., Pike, M.C., Henderson, B.E., Kolonel, L.N. (2007). Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) and breast cancer risk: the Multiethnic Cohort. American Journal of Epidemiology, 166(10), 1150-1158.

Gill, J.K., Press MF, Patel AV, Bernstein L. (2006).  Oral contraceptive use and risk of breast carcinoma in situ. Cancer Causes and Controls, 17(9), 1155-1162.

Kahn, K. L., Tisnado, D. M., Adams, J. L., Liu, H., Chen, W. P., Hu, F. A., Mangione, C. M., Hays, R. D., & Damberg, C. L. (2007). Does Ambulatory Process of Care Predict Health‐Related Quality of Life Outcomes for Patients with Chronic Disease?. Health Services Research, 42(1p1), 63-83.

Klabunde, C. N., Ambs, A., Keating, N. L., He, Y., Doucette, W. R., Tisnado, D., Clauser, S., & Kahn, K. L. (2009). The role of primary care physicians in cancer care. Journal of General Internal Medicine24(9), 1029-1036.

McEligot, A.J., Im T, Dillman RO, West JG, Salem R, Haque R, Anton-Culver H. (2008). Abstracting height and weight from medical records, and breast cancer pathologic factors.  Cancer Causes Control, 19, 1217-26.

McEligot, A.J., Mouttapa, M., Ziogas, A., Anton-Culver, H.  (2009). Diet and predictors of dietary intakes in women with family history of breast and/or ovarian cancer.  Cancer Epidemiology, 33, 419-23.

McEligot, A.J., Largent J, Ziogas, A., Peel, D., & Anton-Culver, H. (2006).  Dietary Fat, Fiber, Vegetable, and Micronutrients Are Associated With Overall Survival in Postmenopausal Women Diagnosed With Breast Cancer.  Nutrition and Cancer, 55, 132-40.

Nguyen, T.N., Tanjasiri, S.P., Kagawa-Singer, M., Tran, J.H., Foo. M.A. (2008). Community Health Navigators for Breast- and Cervical-Cancer Screening Among Cambodian and Laotian Women: Intervention Strategies and Relationship-Building Processes.  Health Promotion Practice, 9(4), 356-367.

Nguyen, T.N. & Kagawa-Singer, M.  (2008). Overcoming barriers to cancer care through health navigation programs.  Seminars in Oncology Nursing, 24 (4), 270-278.

Tanjasiri, S.P., Kagawa-Singer, M., Nguyen, T.N., & Foo, M.A.  (2002).  Collaborative Research as an essential component for addressing cancer disparities among Southeast Asian and Pacific Islander women. Health Promotion Practice, 3(2), 144-154.

Tisnado, D. M., Malin, J. L., Tao, M. L., Ganz, P., Rose‐Ash, D., Hu, A. F., Adams, J., & Kahn, K. L. (2009). The structural landscape of the health care system for breast cancer care: Results from the Los Angeles Women’s Health Study. The Breast Journal, 15(1), 17-25. (Epub Dec 12, 2008).

Zell, J.A., McEligot A.J., Ziogas, A., Holcombe, R.F., Anton-Culver, H. (2007).  Differential effects of wine consumption on colorectal cancer outcomes based on family history of the disease.  Nutrition and Cancer, 59, 36-45.


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