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Cathy Meade, PhD, RN, FAAN

Program: Health Outcomes and Behavior


In response to our nation’s call to address the crossroads of cancer, culture, and literacy, Dr. Meade has developed many training and education programs.


    • Health Outcomes and Behavior
    • Genitourinary Oncology
    • Health Outcomes & Behavior Program
    • Health Outcomes & Behavior Program

Education & Training


  • University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, MS - Nursing Science
  • University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, PhD - Nursing Science

Cathy D. Meade’s research and education interests center on finding engaging and innovative ways to impact health disparities, producing culturally and literacy relevant cancer communications, creating sustained community-based education and outreach initiatives for medically underserved populations, and developing cancer training programs that increase the number of underrepresented scientists.  As background, she was one of first investigators to conduct studies in the area of patient understanding identifying the mismatch between patients’ reading levels and the reading levels of health information.  Practical aspects of this work have been published widely to help health professionals develop clear, easy-to-understand, and meaningful messages, instruments and interventions. Dr. Meade has served on a number of NCI work groups on Cancer and Literacy and Informed Consent in Cancer Clinical Trials for increasing awareness of the impact of literacy in healthcare.  She was a member of the Institute of Medicine’s Health Literacy Committee, which produced the 2004 report titled Health Literacy:  A Prescription to End Confusion.  Dr. Meade provides leadership for numerous funded education and training initiatives that address cancer, culture and literacy including marshaling the widely-recognized national biennial Cancer, Culture and Literacy conferences.  She also leads Project LINK (Leaders In New Knowledge), an NCI funded research year-round training program for underrepresented high school and undergraduate students. Several funded projects exemplify her community-engaged work that take into account culture, language and literacy for tackling health disparities.  She is Co-PI of the Tampa Bay Community Cancer Network (TBCCN), which addresses critical access, prevention and control issues among medically underserved populations  through outreach, training and the conduct of community-based research.  Two TBCCN projects focus on: increasing colorectal cancer screening (I-FOBT) and evaluating biobanking education in clinic settings.  In another project, a transcreated Spanish-language stress management toolkit, titled Cómo tratar el estrés durante la quimioterapia, is being evaluated in a randomized controlled trial involving Spanish-speaking Latinas receiving chemotherapy at cancer centers in Tampa and Miami.  Other areas of interest entail establishing an infrastructure for a regional network to examine scientific aspects related to biospecimen collection and biobanking systems, and creating patient navigation models for enhanced cancer care.


  • Miller SJ, Sly JR, Alcaraz KI, Ashing K, Christy SM, Gonzalez B, Lu Q, Newton RL, Redmond M, Shen M, Thomas-Purcell K, Yi J, Veinot T, Meade CD. Equity and behavioral digital health interventions: Strategies to improve benefit and reach. Transl Behav Med. 2023 Mar. Pubmedid: 36940409.
  • Cousin L, Roberts S, Brownstein NC, Whiting J, Kasting ML, Head KJ, Vadaparampil ST, Giuliano AR, Gwede CK, Meade CD, Christy SM. Factors associated with parental COVID-19 vaccine attitudes and intentions among a national sample of United States adults ages 18-45. J Pediatr Nurs. 2023 Jan.69:108-115. Pubmedid: 36716520. Pmcid: PMC9852321.
  • Turner K, Brownstein NC, Whiting J, Arevalo M, Vadaparampil S, Giuliano AR, Islam JY, Meade CD, Gwede CK, Kasting ML, Head KJ, Christy SM. Impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination among a national sample of United States adults ages 18-45: A cross-sectional study. Prev Med Rep. 2023 Feb.31:102067. Pubmedid: 36439896. Pmcid: PMC9677560.
  • Arevalo M, Brownstein NC, Whiting J, Vadaparampil ST, Head KJ, Meade CD, Islam JY, Kasting ML, Gwede CK, Barrios-Monroy V, Christy SM. Factors related to human papillomavirus vaccine uptake and intentions among adults aged 18-26 and 27-45 years in the United States: A cross-sectional study. Cancer. 2023 Apr.129(8):1237-1252. Pubmedid: 36759972.
  • Sims Z, Cousin L, Suppiah V, Stanley N, Li J, Quinn G, Martinez U, Zea AH, Simmons VN, Meade CD, Tsien F, Gwede CK. Improving Multi-site Interaction Through Remote Learning Technology: Report from a Training Program to Increase Underrepresented Undergraduate and Medical Students in Health Disparities Research. J Cancer Educ. 2022 Oct.37(5):1466-1471. Pubmedid: 33860443. Pmcid: PMC9157396.
  • Chavarria EA, Christy SM, Feng H, Miao H, Abdulla R, Gutierrez L, Lopez D, Sanchez J, Gwede CK, Meade CD. Online Health Information Seeking and eHealth Literacy Among Spanish Language-Dominant Latino Adults Receiving Care in a Community Clinic: Secondary Analysis of Pilot Randomized Controlled Trial Data. JMIR Form Res. 2022 Oct.6(10):e37687. Pubmedid: 35238785. Pmcid: PMC9614617.
  • Medina-Ramirez P, Casas L, Sutton SK, Calixte-Civil P, Brandon KO, Martinez U, Meade CD, Byrne MM, Brandon TH, Simmons VN. Hispanic/Latinx Ethnic Subgroup Differences in Sociodemographic, Sociocultural, and Smoking Characteristics in a Cessation Trial: An Exploratory Study. Nicotine Tob Res. 2022 Oct.24(10):1589-1596. Pubmedid: 35366328. Pmcid: PMC9575968.
  • Barata A, Hoogland AI, Small BJ, Acevedo KI, Antoni MH, Gonzalez BD, Jacobsen PB, Lechner SC, Tyson DM, Meade CD, Rodriguez Y, Salsman JM, Sherman AC, Sutton SK, Jim HSL. Spiritual well-being, distress and quality of life in Hispanic women diagnosed with cancer undergoing treatment with chemotherapy. Psychooncology. 2022 Nov.31(11):1933-1940. Pubmedid: 36121699.
  • Christy SM, Sutton SK, Abdulla R, Boxtha C, Gonzalez P, Cousin L, Ewing A, Montoya S, Lopez D, Beehler T, Sanchez J, Carvajal R, Meade CD, Gwede CK. A multilevel, low literacy dual language intervention to promote colorectal cancer screening in community clinics in Florida: A randomized controlled trial. Prev Med. 2022 May.158:107021. Pubmedid: 35305995. Pmcid: PMC9018599.
  • Simmons VN, Sutton SK, Medina-Ramirez P, Martinez U, Brandon KO, Byrne MM, Meade CD, Meltzer LR, Brandon TH. Self-help smoking cessation intervention for Spanish-speaking Hispanics/Latinxs in the United States: A randomized controlled trial. Cancer. 2022 Mar.128(5):984-994. Pubmedid: 34679188. Pmcid: PMC9254161.
  • Arevalo M, Brownstein NC, Whiting J, Meade CD, Gwede CK, Vadaparampil ST, Tillery KJ, Islam JY, Giuliano AR, Christy SM. Strategies and Lessons Learned During Cleaning of Data From Research Panel Participants: Cross-sectional Web-Based Health Behavior Survey Study. JMIR Form Res. 2022 Jun.6(6):e35797. Pubmedid: 35737436. Pmcid: PMC9264135.
  • Brownstein NC, Reddy H, Whiting J, Kasting ML, Head KJ, Vadaparampil ST, Giuliano AR, Gwede CK, Meade CD, Christy SM. COVID-19 vaccine behaviors and intentions among a national sample of United States adults ages 18-45. Prev Med. 2022 Jul.160:107038. Pubmedid: 35398369. Pmcid: PMC8988441.
  • Kuehnert P, Fawcett J, DePriest K, Cousin L, Ervin N, Flanagan J, Fry-Bowers E, Killion C, Maliski S, Maughan ED, Meade C, Murray T, Schenk B. Authors' response to Dr. Padgett. Nurs Outlook. 2022 Jul.70(4):557-558. Pubmedid: 35798585.
  • Ewing AP, Alalwan MA, Best AL, Parvanta CF, Coughlin EC, Dorn JM, Levin BL, Meade CD, Gwede CK. Understanding Cancer Screening Intention Among Physically Active Adults Ages 18-49. J Cancer Educ. 2022 Feb. Pubmedid: 35112296.
  • Ewing AP, Alalwan MA, Brown JA, Adekunle TE, Korley ND, Nafiu TC, Coughlin EC, Parvanta CP, Meade CD, Gwede CK, Best AL. Physically fit with a higher cancer risk? Influences of cervical cancer screening among a sample of physically active women ages 21-49 living in the United States. Prev Med Rep. 2022 Dec.30:101978. Pubmedid: 36157713. Pmcid: PMC9494240.
  • Turner K, Brownstein NC, Whiting J, Arevalo M, Islam JY, Vadaparampil ST, Meade CD, Gwede CK, Kasting ML, Head KJ, Christy SM. Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Women's Health Care Access: A Cross-Sectional Study. J Womens Health (Larchmt). 2022 Dec.31(12):1690-1702. Pubmedid: 36318766. Pmcid: PMC9805885.
  • Vamos CA, Kline N, Vázquez-Otero C, Lockhart EA, Lake PW, Wells KJ, Proctor S, Meade CD, Daley EM. Stakeholders' perspectives on system-level barriers to and facilitators of HPV vaccination among Hispanic migrant farmworkers. Ethn Health. 2022 Aug.27(6):1442-1464. Pubmedid: 33733962.
  • Hirko KA, Xu H, Rogers LQ, Martin MY, Roy S, Kelly KM, Christy SM, Ashing KT, Yi JC, Lewis-Thames MW, Meade CD, Lu Q, Gwede CK, Nemeth J, Ceballos RM, Menon U, Cueva K, Yeary K, Klesges LM, Baskin ML, Alcaraz KI, Ford S. Cancer disparities in the context of rurality: risk factors and screening across various U.S. rural classification codes. Cancer Causes Control. 2022 Aug.33(8):1095-1105. Pubmedid: 35773504. Pmcid: PMC9811397.
  • Christy SM, Cousin LA, Sutton SK, Chavarria EA, Abdulla R, Gutierrez L, Sanchez J, Lopez D, Gwede CK, Meade CD. Characterizing Health Literacy Among Spanish Language-Preferring Latinos Ages 50-75. Nurs Res. 2021 Sep.70(5):344-353. Pubmedid: 33990120. Pmcid: PMC8405461.
  • Oswald LB, Arredondo B, Kadono M, Martinez-Tyson D, Meade CD, Penedo F, Antoni MH, Soliman H, Costa RLB, Jim HSL. A mixed-methods study of cyclin-dependent kinase 4 and 6 inhibitor symptom burden and quality of life among metastatic breast cancer patients and providers. Cancer Med. 2021 Jul.10(14):4823-4831. Pubmedid: 34165265. Pmcid: PMC8290228.
  • Chavarria EA, Christy SM, Simmons VN, Vadaparampil ST, Gwede CK, Meade CD. Learner Verification: A Methodology to Create Suitable Education Materials. Health Lit Res Pract. 2021 Jan.5(1):e49-e59. Pubmedid: 34251862. Pmcid: PMC8075101.
  • Meltzer LR, Simmons VN, Piñeiro B, Drobes DJ, Quinn GP, Meade CD, Brandon KO, Palmer A, Unrod M, Harrell PT, Bullen CR, Eissenberg T, Brandon TH. Development of a Self-Help Smoking Cessation Intervention for Dual Users of Tobacco Cigarettes and E-Cigarettes. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2021 Feb.18(5). Pubmedid: 33673413. Pmcid: PMC7956571.
  • Vamos CA, Vázquez-Otero C, Kline N, Lockhart EA, Wells KJ, Proctor S, Meade CD, Daley EM. Multi-level determinants to HPV vaccination among Hispanic farmworker families in Florida. Ethn Health. 2021 Apr.26(3):319-336. Pubmedid: 30260243.
  • Meade CD, Bishop MC. New Journal Section: Cancer, Culture, and Literacy. J Cancer Educ. 2021 Apr.36(2):214. Pubmedid: 33660208.
  • Roy S, Gwede CK, Malo TL, Scherr CL, Radlein S, Meade CD, Vadaparampil ST, Park JY. Exploring Prostate Cancer Patients' Interest and Preferences for Receiving Genetic Risk Information About Cancer Aggressiveness. Am J Mens Health. 2020 May.14(3). Pubmedid: 32436757. Pmcid: PMC7243408.
  • Meade CD, Gwede CK. An invitation for optimal inclusivity: Investing in communities to advance equity in biomedical research and cancer care. Cancer. 2020 Mar.126(5):935-938. Pubmedid: 31909821.
  • Scherr CL, Nam K, Augusto B, Kasting ML, Caldwell M, Lee MC, Meade CD, Pal T, Quinn GP, Vadaparampil ST. A Framework for Pilot Testing Health Risk Video Narratives. Health Commun. 2020 Jun.35(7):832-841. Pubmedid: 30999777. Pmcid: PMC6800594.
  • Nahata L, Anazodo A, Cherven B, Logan S, Meacham LR, Meade CD, Zarnegar-Lumley S, Quinn GP. Optimizing health literacy to facilitate reproductive health decision-making in adolescent and young adults with cancer. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2020 Jul.e28476. Pubmedid: 32633029. Pmcid: PMC7785658.
  • Aguado Loi CX, Martinez Tyson D, Chavarria EA, Gutierrez L, Klasko L, Davis S, Lopez D, Johns T, Meade CD, Gwede CK. 'Simple and easy:' providers' and latinos' perceptions of the fecal immunochemical test (FIT) for colorectal cancer screening. Ethn Health. 2020 Feb.25(2):206-221. Pubmedid: 29319331. Pmcid: PMC6513709.
  • Davis SN, Wischhusen JW, Sutton SK, Christy SM, Chavarria EA, Sutter ME, Roy S, Meade CD, Gwede CK. Demographic and psychosocial factors associated with limited health literacy in a community-based sample of older Black Americans. Patient Educ Couns. 2020 Feb.103(2):385-391. Pubmedid: 31466881. Pmcid: PMC7012696.
  • Simmons VN, Sutton SK, Meltzer LR, Martinez U, Palmer AM, Meade CD, Jacobsen PB, McCaffrey JC, Haura EB, Brandon TH. Preventing smoking relapse in patients with cancer: A randomized controlled trial. Cancer. 2020 Dec.126(23):5165-5172. Pubmedid: 32902856. Pmcid: PMC7771373.
  • Meade CD, Stanley NB, Martinez-Tyson D, Gwede CK. 20 Years Later: Continued Relevance of Cancer, Culture, and Literacy in Cancer Education for Social Justice and Health Equity. J Cancer Educ. 2020 Aug.35(4):631-634. Pubmedid: 32642923. Pmcid: PMC7340770.
  • Medina-Ramirez P, Calixte-Civil P, Meltzer LR, Brandon KO, Martinez U, Sutton SK, Meade CD, Byrne MM, Brandon TH, Simmons VN. Comparing Methods of Recruiting Spanish-Preferring Smokers in the United States: Findings from a Randomized Controlled Trial. J Med Internet Res. 2020 Aug.22(8):e19389. Pubmedid: 32795986. Pmcid: PMC7455877.
  • Stevens EM, Wetter DW, Vidrine DJ, Hoover DS, Frank-Pearce SG, Nguyen N, Li Y, Waters AJ, Meade CD, Wagener TL, Vidrine JI. Enhancing Smoking Risk Communications: The Influence of Need for Cognition. Am J Health Behav. 2019 Sep.43(5):950-962. Pubmedid: 31439101. Pmcid: PMC7045173.
  • Medina-Ramírez P, Sutton SK, Martínez Ú, Meade CD, Byrne MM, Brandon KO, Meltzer LR, Gonzales FM, Brandon TH, Simmons VN. A randomized controlled trial of a smoking cessation self-help intervention for Spanish-speaking Hispanic/Latinx smokers: Study design and baseline characteristics. Contemp Clin Trials. 2019 Oct.85:105836. Pubmedid: 31473331. Pmcid: PMC6815731.
  • Kasting ML, Conley CC, Hoogland AI, Scherr CL, Kim J, Thapa R, Reblin M, Meade CD, Lee MC, Pal T, Quinn GP, Vadaparampil ST. A randomized controlled intervention to promote readiness to genetic counseling for breast cancer survivors. Psychooncology. 2019 May.28(5):980-988. Pubmedid: 30883986. Pmcid: PMC6873464.
  • Quinn GP, Bowman Curci M, Reich RR, Gwede CK, Meade CD, Vadaparampil ST. Impact of a web-based reproductive health training program: ENRICH (Educating Nurses about Reproductive Issues in Cancer Healthcare). Psychooncology. 2019 May.28(5):1096-1101. Pubmedid: 30882960. Pmcid: PMC6597246.
  • Menon U, Ashing K, Chang MW, Christy SM, Friberg-Felsted K, Rivas VG, Gwede CK, Lu Q, Meade CD, Sly J, Wang M, Yanez B, Yeary K, Yi JC, Alcaraz KI. Application of the ConNECT Framework to Precision Health and Health Disparities. Nurs Res. 2019 Mar.68(2):99-109. Pubmedid: 30540700. Pmcid: PMC6863736.
  • Gwede CK, Sutton SK, Chavarria EA, Gutierrez L, Abdulla R, Christy SM, Lopez D, Sanchez J, Meade CD. A culturally and linguistically salient pilot intervention to promote colorectal cancer screening among Latinos receiving care in a Federally Qualified Health Center. Health Educ Res. 2019 Jun.34(3):310-320. Pubmedid: 30929015. Pmcid: PMC7868960.
  • Young BR, Gwede CK, Thomas B, Vázquez-Otero C, Ewing A, Best AL, Aguado Loi CX, Martinez-Tyson D, Schneider T, Meade CD, Baldwin JA, Bryant C. A Systematic Review of U.S.-Based Colorectal Cancer Screening Uptake Intervention Systematic Reviews: Available Evidence and Lessons Learned for Research and Practice. Front Public Health. 2019 Jun.7:145. Pubmedid: 31245345. Pmcid: PMC6579825.
  • Reblin M, Kasting ML, Nam K, Scherr CL, Kim J, Thapa R, Meade CD, Lee MC, Pal T, Quinn GP, Vadaparampil ST. Health beliefs associated with readiness for genetic counseling among high risk breast cancer survivors. Breast J. 2019 Jan.25(1):117-123. Pubmedid: 30488655. Pmcid: PMC6464122.
  • Wicks MN, Alejandro J, Bertrand D, Boyd CJ, Coleman CL, Haozous E, Meade CD, Meek PM. Achieving advance care planning in diverse, underserved populations. Nurs Outlook. 2019 Feb.66(3):311-315. Pubmedid: 29724450.
  • Hyland KA, Hoogland AI, Gonzalez BD, Nelson AM, Lechner S, Tyson DM, Barata A, Gomez MF, Antoni MH, Small B, Meade CD, Jacobsen PB, Jim HSL. Evaluation of the Psychometric and Structural Properties of the Spanish Version of the Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale in Latina Cancer Patients. J Pain Symptom Manag. 2019 Aug.58(2):289-296.e2. Pubmedid: 31121250. Pmcid: PMC7181897.
  • Christy SM, Sutton SK, Gwede CK, Chavarria EA, Davis SN, Abdulla R, Schultz I, Roetzheim R, Shibata D, Meade CD. Examining the Durability of Colorectal Cancer Screening Awareness and Health Beliefs Among Medically Underserved Patients: Baseline to 12 months Post-Intervention. J Cancer Educ. 2019 Apr.34(2):297-303. Pubmedid: 29177920. Pmcid: PMC6873805.
  • Wicks MN, Alejandro J, Bertrand D, Boyd CJ, Coleman CL, Haozous E, Meade CD, Meek PM. Corrigendum to Achieving advance care planning in diverse, underserved populations Nursing Outlook 66 (2018), 311-315. Nurs Outlook. 2018 Sep.66(5):495. Pubmedid: 30205903.
  • Simmons VN, Sutton SK, Meltzer LR, Unrod M, Meade CD, Brandon TH. Long-term outcomes from a self-help smoking cessation randomized controlled trial. Psych Addic Behav. 2018 Nov.32(7):710-714. Pubmedid: 30284878. Pmcid: PMC6242763.
  • Davis SN, Govindaraju S, Jackson B, Williams KR, Christy SM, Vadaparampil ST, Quinn GP, Shibata D, Roetzheim R, Meade CD, Gwede CK. Recruitment Techniques and Strategies in a Community-Based Colorectal Cancer Screening Study of Men and Women of African Ancestry. Nurs Res. 2018 May.67(3):212-221. Pubmedid: 29698327. Pmcid: PMC5925754.
  • Piñeiro B, Díaz DR, Monsalve LM, Martínez Ú, Meade CD, Meltzer LR, Brandon KO, Unrod M, Brandon TH, Simmons VN. Systematic Transcreation of Self-Help Smoking Cessation Materials for Hispanic/Latino Smokers: Improving Cultural Relevance and Acceptability. J Health Commun. 2018 Mar.23(4):350-359. Pubmedid: 29533167. Pmcid: PMC5972386.
  • Christy SM, Schmidt A, Wang HL, Sutton SK, Davis SN, Chavarria E, Abdulla R, Quinn GP, Vadaparampil ST, Schultz I, Roetzheim R, Shibata D, Meade CD, Gwede CK. Understanding Cancer Worry Among Patients in a Community Clinic-Based Colorectal Cancer Screening Intervention Study. Nurs Res. 2018 Jul.67(4):275-285. Pubmedid: 29870517. Pmcid: PMC6023767.
  • Fleming K, Simmons VN, Christy SM, Sutton SK, Romo M, Luque JS, Wells KJ, Gwede CK, Meade CD. Educating Hispanic Women about Cervical Cancer Prevention: Feasibility of a Promotora-Led Charla Intervention in a Farmworker Community. Ethnic Dis. 2018 Jul.28(3):169-176. Pubmedid: 30038478. Pmcid: PMC6051510.
  • Poort H, Meade CD, Knoop H, Gielissen MF, Pinilla-Ibarz J, Jacobsen PB. Adapting an Evidence-Based Intervention to Address Targeted Therapy-Related Fatigue in Chronic Myeloid Leukemia Patients. Cancer Nurs. 2018 Jan.41(1):E28-E37. Pubmedid: 27832018. Pmcid: PMC5422141.
  • Lee MS, Martinez D, Gonzales BD, Small BJ, Lechner SC, Antoni MH, Vinard A, Krause M, Meade C, Jacobsen PB. Anxiety and depression in Spanish-speaking Latina cancer patients prior to starting chemotherapy. Psychooncology. 2018 Jan.27(1):333-338. Pubmedid: 28557067. Pmcid: PMC5709270.
  • Hoover DS, Wetter DW, Vidrine DJ, Nguyen N, Frank SG, Li Y, Waters AJ, Meade CD, Vidrine JI. Enhancing Smoking Risk Communications: The Influence of Health Literacy and Message Content. Ann Behav Med. 2018 Feb.52(3):204-215. Pubmedid: 29538662. Pmcid: PMC5942894.
  • Paasche-Orlow MK, Schillinger D, Weiss BD, Bickmore T, Cabral H, Chang P, Bailey SC, Dewalt DA, Fernandez A, Fransen M, Leung A, McCaffery K, Meade CD, McCormack LA, Protheroe J, Parker R, Rothman R, Rubin D, Rudd R, Sørensen K, Von Wagner C, Wolf MS, Yin HS, Ownby RL. Health Literacy and Power. Health Lit Res Pract. 2018 Aug.2(3):e132-e133. Pubmedid: 31294288. Pmcid: PMC6607841.
  • Meltzer LR, Meade CD, Diaz DB, Carrington MS, Brandon TH, Jacobsen PB, McCaffrey JC, Haura EB, Simmons VN. Development of a Targeted Smoking Relapse-Prevention Intervention for Cancer Patients. J Cancer Educ. 2018 Apr.33(2):440-447. Pubmedid: 27476432. Pmcid: PMC5288399.
  • Hoogland AI, Lechner SC, Gonzalez BD, Small BJ, Tyson DM, Asvat Y, Barata A, Gomez MF, Rodriguez Y, Jim HSL, Antoni MH, Jacobsen PB, Meade CD. Efficacy of a Spanish-Language Self-Administered Stress Management Training intervention for Latinas undergoing chemotherapy. Psychooncology. 2018 Apr.27(4):1305-1311. Pubmedid: 29462503. Pmcid: PMC5895519.
  • Quinn GP, Gwede CK, Meade CD. Diversity Beyond Race and Ethnicity: Enhancing Inclusion With an Expanded Definition of Diversity. Am J Bioethics. 2018 Apr.18(4):47-48. Pubmedid: 29621438.
  • Meltzer LR, Simmons VN, Sutton SK, Drobes DJ, Quinn GP, Meade CD, Unrod M, Brandon KO, Harrell PT, Eissenberg T, Bullen CR, Brandon TH. A randomized controlled trial of a smoking cessation self-help intervention for dual users of tobacco cigarettes and E-cigarettes: Intervention development and research design. Contemp Clin Trials. 2017 Sep.60:56-62. Pubmedid: 28648969. Pmcid: PMC5559662.
  • Christy SM, Gwede CK, Sutton SK, Chavarria E, Davis SN, Abdulla R, Ravindra C, Schultz I, Roetzheim R, Meade CD. Health Literacy among Medically Underserved: The Role of Demographic Factors, Social Influence, and Religious Beliefs. J Health Commun. 2017 Nov.22(11):923-931. Pubmedid: 29125435. Pmcid: PMC6278594.
  • Alcaraz KI, Sly J, Ashing K, Fleisher L, Gil-Rivas V, Ford S, Yi JC, Lu Q, Meade CD, Menon U, Gwede CK. The ConNECT Framework: a model for advancing behavioral medicine science and practice to foster health equity. J Behav Med. 2017 Feb.40(1):23-38. Pubmedid: 27509892. Pmcid: PMC5296246.
  • Davis SN, Christy SM, Chavarria EA, Abdulla R, Sutton SK, Schmidt AR, Vadaparampil ST, Quinn GP, Simmons VN, Ufondu CB, Ravindra C, Schultz I, Roetzheim RG, Shibata D, Meade CD, Gwede CK. A randomized controlled trial of a multicomponent, targeted, low-literacy educational intervention compared with a nontargeted intervention to boost colorectal cancer screening with fecal immunochemical testing in community clinics. Cancer. 2017 Apr.123(8):1390-1400. Pubmedid: 27906448. Pmcid: PMC5384866.
  • Díaz DB, Brandon TH, Sutton SK, Meltzer LR, Hoehn HJ, Meade CD, Jacobsen PB, McCaffrey JC, Haura EB, Lin HY, Simmons VN. Smoking relapse-prevention intervention for cancer patients: Study design and baseline data from the surviving SmokeFree randomized controlled trial. Contemp Clin Trials. 2016 Sep.50:84-89. Pubmedid: 27468664. Pmcid: PMC5564185.
  • Arevalo M, Jacobsen PB, Gwede CK, Meade CD, Quinn GP, Luque JS, Miguel GS, Watson D, Wells KJ. Development and validation of the biobanking attitudes and knowledge survey-Spanish (BANKS-SP). J Community Genet. 2016 Oct.7(4):303-314. Pubmedid: 27627979. Pmcid: PMC5138166.
  • Baik SH, Arevalo M, Gwede C, Meade CD, Jacobsen PB, Quinn GP, Wells KJ. Development and Validation of the Biomedical Research Trust Scale (BRTS) in English and Spanish. J Empir Res Hum Res Ethics. 2016 Oct.11(4):346-356. Pubmedid: 27646400. Pmcid: PMC5478706.
  • Arevalo M, Jacobsen PB, Gwede CK, Meade CD, Quinn GP, Luque JS, San Miguel GI, Watson D, Wells KJ. Erratum to: Development and validation of the biobanking attitudes and knowledge survey-Spanish (BANKS-SP). J Community Genet. 2016 Oct.7(4):315. Pubmedid: 27787753. Pmcid: PMC5138167.
  • Seijo E, Lima D, Iriabho E, Almeida J, Monico J, Echeverri M, Gutierrez S, Flores I, Lee JH, Fisher K, Grizzle WE, Sica GL, Butler C, Hicks C, Meade CD, Sodeke SO, Moroz K, Coppola D, Munoz-Antonia T. Construction and Validation of a Multi-Institutional Tissue Microarray of Invasive Ductal Carcinoma From Racially and Ethnically Diverse Populations. Cancer Control. 2016 Oct.23(4):383-389. Pubmedid: 27842327. Pmcid: PMC5268085.
  • Vadaparampil ST, Gwede CK, Meade C, Kelvin J, Reich RR, Reinecke J, Bowman M, Sehovic I, Quinn GP. ENRICH: A promising oncology nurse training program to implement ASCO clinical practice guidelines on fertility for AYA cancer patients. Patient Educ Couns. 2016 Nov.99(11):1907-1910. Pubmedid: 27241831. Pmcid: PMC5069115.
  • Christy SM, Davis SN, Williams KR, Zhao X, Govindaraju SK, Quinn GP, Vadaparampil ST, Lin HY, Sutton SK, Roethzeim RR, Shibata D, Meade CD, Gwede CK. A community-based trial of educational interventions with fecal immunochemical tests for colorectal cancer screening uptake among blacks in community settings. Cancer. 2016 Nov.122(21):3288-3296. Pubmedid: 27420119. Pmcid: PMC5073009.
  • Sehovic I, Gwede CK, Meade CD, Sodeke S, Pentz R, Quinn GP. A Web-Based Platform for Educating Researchers About Bioethics and Biobanking. J Cancer Educ. 2016 Jun.31(2):397-404. Pubmedid: 25773136. Pmcid: PMC4573774.
  • Brandon TH, Simmons VN, Sutton SK, Unrod M, Harrell PT, Meade CD, Craig BM, Lee JH, Meltzer LR. Extended Self-Help for Smoking Cessation: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Am J Prev Med. 2016 Jul.51(1):54-62. Pubmedid: 26868284. Pmcid: PMC4914420.
  • Gwede CK, Davis SN, Wilson S, Patel M, Vadaparampil ST, Meade CD, Rivers BM, Yu D, Torres-Roca J, Heysek R, Spiess PE, Pow-Sang J, Jacobsen P. Perceptions of Prostate Cancer Screening Controversy and Informed Decision Making: Implications for Development of a Targeted Decision Aid for Unaffected Male First-Degree Relatives. Am J Health Promot. 2016 Dec.29(6):393-401. Pubmedid: 24968183. Pmcid: PMC4277494.
  • Martinez Tyson DD, Jacobsen P, Meade CD. Understanding the Stress Management Needs and Preferences of Latinas Undergoing Chemotherapy. J Cancer Educ. 2016 Dec.31(4):633-639. Pubmedid: 25952939.
  • Vadaparampil ST, Christie J, Bowman M, Sehovic I, Meade CD, Gwede CK, Quinn GP. Nurse Perspectives on Referrals for Oncology Patients to Reproductive Endocrinologists: Results of a Learning Activity. J Contin Educ Nurs. 2016 Aug.47(8):376-384. Pubmedid: 27467314. Pmcid: PMC4968587.
  • Simmons VN, Klasko LB, Fleming K, Koskan AM, Jackson NT, Noel-Thomas S, Luque JS, Vadaparampil ST, Lee JH, Quinn GP, Britt L, Waddell R, Meade CD, Gwede CK. Participatory evaluation of a community-academic partnership to inform capacity-building and sustainability. Eval Program Plann. 2015 Oct.52:19-26. Pubmedid: 25863014. Pmcid: PMC4509815.
  • Meade CD, Rodriguez EM, Arevalo M, Luque JS, Harris N, Miguel GS, Gwede CK, Erwin DO. Introducing Biospecimen Science to Communities: Tools from Two Cities. Prog Community Health Partnersh. 2015 Nov.9 Suppl:51-59. Pubmedid: 26213404. Pmcid: PMC4834706.
  • Gwede CK, Koskan AM, Quinn GP, Davis SN, Ealey J, Abdulla R, Vadaparampil ST, Elliott G, Lopez D, Shibata D, Roetzheim RG, Meade CD. Patients' perceptions of colorectal cancer screening tests and preparatory education in federally qualified health centers. J Cancer Educ. 2015 Jun.30(2):294-300. Pubmedid: 25249181. Pmcid: PMC4372499.
  • Braun KL, Stewart S, Baquet C, Berry-Bobovski L, Blumenthal D, Brandt HM, Buchwald DS, Campbell JE, Coe K, Cooper LC, Espinoza P, Henry-Tillman R, Hargreaves M, James A, Salmon Kaur J, Viswanath K, Ma GX, Mandelblatt J, Meade C, Ramirez A, Scarinci I, Park Tanjasiri S, Thompson B, Vines AI, Dignan M. The National Cancer Institute's Community Networks Program Initiative to Reduce Cancer Health Disparities: Outcomes and Lessons Learned. Prog Community Health Partnersh. 2015 Dec.9 Suppl:21-32. Pubmedid: 26213401. Pmcid: PMC4698458.
  • Hébert JR, Braun KL, Meade CD, Bloom J, Kobetz E. Community-Based Participatory Research Adds Value to the National Cancer Institute's Research Portfolio. Prog Community Health Partnersh. 2015.9 Suppl:1-4. Pubmedid: 26213397. Pmcid: PMC4703947.
  • Wells KJ, Vàzquez-Otero C, Bredice M, Meade CD, Chaet A, Rivera MI, Arroyo G, Proctor SK, Barnes LE. Acceptability of a Virtual Patient Educator for Hispanic Women. Hisp Health Care Int. 2015.13(4):179-185. Pubmedid: 26671558. Pmcid: PMC4699427.
  • Meade CD, Wells KJ, Arevalo M, Calcano ER, Rivera M, Sarmiento Y, Freeman HP, Roetzheim RG. Lay navigator model for impacting cancer health disparities. J Cancer Educ. 2014 Sep.29(3):449-457. Pubmedid: 24683043. Pmcid: PMC4133280.
  • Dang JH, Rodriguez EM, Luque JS, Erwin DO, Meade CD, Chen MS. Engaging diverse populations about biospecimen donation for cancer research. J Community Genet. 2014 Oct.5(4):313-327. Pubmedid: 24664489. Pmcid: PMC4159470.
  • Davis SN, Sutton SK, Vadaparampil ST, Meade CD, Rivers BM, Patel MV, Torres-Roca JF, Heysek RV, Spiess P, Pow-Sang J, Jacobsen PB, Gwede CK. Informed decision making among first-degree relatives of prostate cancer survivors: a pilot randomized trial. Contemp Clin Trials. 2014 Nov.39(2):327-334. Pubmedid: 25465497. Pmcid: PMC4274628.
  • Vadaparampil ST, Simmons VN, Lee JH, Malo T, Klasko L, Rodriguez M, Waddell R, Gwede CK, Meade CD. Journal clubs: an educational approach to advance understanding among community partners and academic researchers about CBPR and cancer health disparities. J Cancer Educ. 2014 Mar.29(1):122-128. Pubmedid: 24078328. Pmcid: PMC4201936.
  • Lee JH, Fulp W, Wells KJ, Meade CD, Calcano E, Roetzheim R. Effect of patient navigation on time to diagnostic resolution among patients with colorectal cancer-related abnormalities. J Cancer Educ. 2014 Mar.29(1):144-150. Pubmedid: 24113902. Pmcid: PMC3945676.
  • Greiner KA, Friedman DB, Adams SA, Gwede CK, Cupertino P, Engelman KK, Meade CD, Hébert JR. Effective recruitment strategies and community-based participatory research: community networks program centers' recruitment in cancer prevention studies. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2014 Mar.23(3):416-423. Pubmedid: 24609851. Pmcid: PMC3971731.
  • Wells KJ, Arevalo M, Meade CD, Gwede CK, Quinn GP, Luque JS, San Miguel G, Watson D, Phillips R, Reyes C, Romo M, West J, Jacobsen PB. Development and validation of the biobanking attitudes and knowledge survey (BANKS). Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2014 Mar.23(3):374-382. Pubmedid: 24609846. Pmcid: PMC3955026.
  • Wells KJ, Lima DS, Meade CD, Muñoz-Antonia T, Scarinci I, McGuire A, Gwede CK, Pledger WJ, Partridge E, Lipscomb J, Matthews R, Matta J, Flores I, Weiner R, Turner T, Miele L, Wiese TE, Fouad M, Moreno CS, Lacey M, Christie DW, Price-Haywood EG, Quinn GP, Coppola D, Sodeke SO, Green BL, Lichtveld MY. Assessing needs and assets for building a regional network infrastructure to reduce cancer related health disparities. Eval Program Plann. 2014 Jun.44:14-25. Pubmedid: 24486917. Pmcid: PMC4360072.
  • Quinn GP, Koskan A, Sehovic I, Pal T, Meade C, Gwede CK. Contrasting the ethical perspectives of biospecimen research among individuals with familial risk for hereditary cancer and biomedical researchers: implications for researcher training. Genet Test Mol Biomarkers. 2014 Jul.18(7):467-473. Pubmedid: 24786355. Pmcid: PMC4094006.
  • Koskan A, Klasko L, Davis SN, Gwede CK, Wells KJ, Kumar A, Lopez N, Meade CD. Use and taxonomy of social media in cancer-related research: a systematic review. Am J Public Health. 2014 Jul.104(7):e20-e37. Pubmedid: 24832403. Pmcid: PMC4056246.
  • Unrod M, Simmons VN, Sutton SK, Meltzer LR, Harrell PT, Meade CD, Craig BM, Lee JH, Brandon TH. A randomized clinical trial of self-help intervention for smoking cessation: research design, interventions, and baseline data. Contemp Clin Trials. 2014 Jul.38(2):284-290. Pubmedid: 24865525. Pmcid: PMC4104245.
  • Simmons VN, Sutton SK, Quinn GP, Meade CD, Brandon TH. Prepartum and postpartum predictors of smoking. Nicotine Tob Res. 2014 Apr.16(4):461-468. Pubmedid: 24203933. Pmcid: PMC3954426.
  • Wells KJ, McIntyre J, Gonzalez LE, Lee JH, Fisher KJ, Jacobsen PB, Meade C, Muñoz-Antonia T, Quinn GP. Feasibility trial of a Spanish-language multimedia educational intervention. Clin Trials. 2013 Oct.10(5):767-774. Pubmedid: 23935161. Pmcid: PMC4510979.
  • Jacobsen PB, Phillips KM, Jim HS, Small BJ, Faul LA, Meade CD, Thompson L, Williams CC, Loftus LS, Fishman M, Wilson RW. Effects of self-directed stress management training and home-based exercise on quality of life in cancer patients receiving chemotherapy: a randomized controlled trial. Psychooncology. 2013 Jun.22(6):1229-1235. Pubmedid: 22715124.
  • Gwede CK, Davis SN, Quinn GP, Koskan AM, Ealey J, Abdulla R, Vadaparampil ST, Elliott G, Lopez D, Shibata D, Roetzheim RG, Meade CD. Making it work: health care provider perspectives on strategies to increase colorectal cancer screening in federally qualified health centers. J Cancer Educ. 2013 Dec.28(4):777-783. Pubmedid: 23943277. Pmcid: PMC3864594.
  • Quinn GP, Castañeda H, Pal T, Rice JL, Meade CD, Gwede CK. Risk terminology in biobanking and genetic research: what's in a name?. Am J Med Genet A. 2013 Aug.161A(8):2095-2098. Pubmedid: 23824712. Pmcid: PMC3729791.
  • Gwede CK, Ward BG, Luque JS, Vadaparampil ST, Rivers D, Martinez-Tyson D, Noel-Thomas S, Meade CD. Application of geographic information systems and asset mapping to facilitate identification of colorectal cancer screening resources. Online J Public Health Inform. 2013 Apr.2(1):2893. Pubmedid: 23569578. Pmcid: PMC3615755.
  • Lee JH, Fulp W, Wells KJ, Meade CD, Calcano E, Roetzheim R. Patient navigation and time to diagnostic resolution: results for a cluster randomized trial evaluating the efficacy of patient navigation among patients with breast cancer screening abnormalities, Tampa, FL. PLoS One. 2013.8(9):e74542. Pubmedid: 24066145. Pmcid: PMC3774725.
  • Luque JS, Castañeda H, Tyson DM, Vargas N, Meade CD. Formative research on HPV vaccine acceptability among Latina farmworkers. Health Promot Pract. 2012 Sep.13(5):617-625. Pubmedid: 21881079. Pmcid: PMC3245360.
  • Wells KJ, Lee JH, Calcano ER, Meade CD, Rivera M, Fulp WJ, Roetzheim RG. A cluster randomized trial evaluating the efficacy of patient navigation in improving quality of diagnostic care for patients with breast or colorectal cancer abnormalities. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2012 Oct.21(10):1664-1672. Pubmedid: 23045541. Pmcid: PMC3511588.
  • Gwede CK, Castro E, Brandon TH, McIntyre J, Meade CD, Munoz-Antonia T, Simmons VN, Vadaparampil ST, Jimenez J, Quinn GP. Developing strategies for reducing cancer disparities via cross-institutional collaboration: outreach efforts for the partnership between the Ponce School of Medicine and the Moffitt Cancer Center. Health Promot Pract. 2012 Nov.13(6):807-815. Pubmedid: 22167362. Pmcid: PMC3708698.
  • Brandon TH, Simmons VN, Meade CD, Quinn GP, Lopez Khoury EN, Sutton SK, Lee JH. Self-help booklets for preventing postpartum smoking relapse: a randomized trial. Am J Public Health. 2012 Nov.102(11):2109-2115. Pubmedid: 22994170. Pmcid: PMC3477952.
  • Koskan A, Arevalo M, Gwede CK, Quinn GP, Noel-Thomas SA, Luque JS, Wells KJ, Meade CD. Ethics of clear health communication: applying the CLEAN Look approach to communicate biobanking information for cancer research. J Health Care Poor Underserved. 2012 Nov.23(4 Suppl):58-66. Pubmedid: 23124500. Pmcid: PMC3735435.
  • Wells KJ, Rivera MI, Proctor SS, Arroyo G, Bynum SA, Quinn GP, Luque JS, Rivera M, Martinez-Tyson D, Meade CD. Creating a patient navigation model to address cervical cancer disparities in a rural Hispanic farmworker community. J Health Care Poor Underserved. 2012 Nov.23(4):1712-1718. Pubmedid: 23698685. Pmcid: PMC3735436.
  • Watson-Johnson LC, Bhagatwala J, Reyes-Garcia C, Hinojosa A, Mason M, Meade CD, Luque JS. Refinement of an educational toolkit to promote cervical cancer screening among Hispanic immigrant women in rural southern Georgia. J Health Care Poor Underserved. 2012 Nov.23(4):1704-1711. Pubmedid: 23698684. Pmcid: PMC3676893.
  • Luque JS, Quinn GP, Montel-Ishino FA, Arevalo M, Bynum SA, Noel-Thomas S, Wells KJ, Gwede CK, Meade CD. Formative research on perceptions of biobanking: what community members think. J Cancer Educ. 2012 Mar.27(1):91-99. Pubmedid: 21927867. Pmcid: PMC3735437.
  • Quinn GP, Koskan A, Wells KJ, Gonzalez LE, Meade CD, Pozo CL, Jacobsen PB. Cancer patients' fears related to clinical trial participation: a qualitative study. J Cancer Educ. 2012 Jun.27(2):257-262. Pubmedid: 22271582. Pmcid: PMC4095872.
  • Wilson DS, Fang B, Dalton WS, Meade CD, Koomen JM. An ET-CURE pilot project supporting undergraduate training in cancer research, emerging technology, and health disparities. J Cancer Educ. 2012 Jun.27(3):418-427. Pubmedid: 22528637. Pmcid: PMC3439555.
  • Jacobsen PB, Wells KJ, Meade CD, Quinn GP, Lee JH, Fulp WJ, Gray JE, Baz RC, Springett GM, Levine RM, Markham MJ, Schreiber FJ, Cartwright TH, Burke JM, Siegel RD, Malafa MP, Sullivan D. Effects of a brief multimedia psychoeducational intervention on the attitudes and interest of patients with cancer regarding clinical trial participation: a multicenter randomized controlled trial. J Clin Oncol. 2012 Jul.30(20):2516-2521. Pubmedid: 22614993. Pmcid: PMC4577714.
  • Wells KJ, Quinn GP, Meade CD, Fletcher M, Tyson DM, Jim H, Jacobsen PB. Development of a cancer clinical trials multi-media intervention: clinical trials: are they right for you?. Patient Educ Couns. 2012 Aug.88(2):232-240. Pubmedid: 22525803.
  • Roetzheim RG, Lee JH, Calcano ER, Meade CD, Fulp WJ, Wells KJ. Diagnostic resolution of cancer screening abnormalities at community health centers. J Health Care Poor Underserved. 2012 Aug.23(3):1280-1293. Pubmedid: 24212174. Pmcid: PMC3980860.
  • Litvin EB, Rojas A, Brandon TH, Quinn G, Meade CD, Jimenez J, Castro E, Diaz Z, Simmons VN. Cultural Acceptability of a Smoking Relapse Prevention Intervention for Pregnant Women in Puerto Rico: Providers' Feedback. Hisp Health Care Int. 2011 Sep.9(3):117-126. Pubmedid: 26617474. Pmcid: PMC4662285.
  • Luque JS, Tyson DM, Bynum SA, Noel-Thomas S, Wells KJ, Vadaparampil ST, Gwede CK, Meade CD. A SOCIAL NETWORK ANALYSIS APPROACH TO UNDERSTAND CHANGES IN A CANCER DISPARITIES COMMUNITY PARTNERSHIP NETWORK. Ann Anthropol Pract. 2011 Nov.35(2). Pubmedid: 24363957. Pmcid: PMC3867274.
  • Meade CD, Menard JM, Luque JS, Martinez-Tyson D, Gwede CK. Creating community-academic partnerships for cancer disparities research and health promotion. Health Promot Pract. 2011 May.12(3):456-462. Pubmedid: 19822724. Pmcid: PMC3653573.
  • Luque JS, Rivers BM, Gwede CK, Kambon M, Green BL, Meade CD. Barbershop communications on prostate cancer screening using barber health advisers. Am J Mens Health. 2011 Mar.5(2):129-139. Pubmedid: 20413392. Pmcid: PMC3690815.
  • Simmons VN, Jiménez JC, Castro E, Litvin EB, Gwede CK, Vadaparampil ST, Mclntyre J, Meade CD, Brandon TH, Quinn GP. Initial efforts in community engagement with health care providers: perceptions of barriers to care for cancer patients in Puerto Rico. P R Health Sci J. 2011 Mar.30(1):28-34. Pubmedid: 21449495. Pmcid: PMC3685431.
  • Quinn GP, Jimenez J, Meade CD, Muñoz-Antonia T, Gwede CK, Castro E, Vadaparampil ST, Simmons VN, McIntyre J, Crocker TT, Brandon TH. Enhancing oncology health care provider's sensitivity to cultural communication to reduce cancer disparities: a pilot study. J Cancer Educ. 2011 Jun.26(2):322-325. Pubmedid: 21479572. Pmcid: PMC3673723.
  • Luque JS, Tyson DM, Markossian T, Lee JH, Turner R, Proctor S, Menard J, Meade CD. Increasing cervical cancer screening in a Hispanic migrant farmworker community through faith-based clinical outreach. J Low Genit Tract Dis. 2011 Jul.15(3):200-204. Pubmedid: 21427607. Pmcid: PMC3735442.
  • Wells KJ, Meade CD, Calcano E, Lee JH, Rivers D, Roetzheim RG. Innovative approaches to reducing cancer health disparities: the Moffitt Cancer Center Patient Navigator Research Program. J Cancer Educ. 2011 Dec.26(4):649-657. Pubmedid: 21573740. Pmcid: PMC3679887.
  • Luque JS, Mason M, Reyes-Garcia C, Hinojosa A, Meade CD. Salud es vida: development of a cervical cancer education curriculum for promotora outreach with Latina farmworkers in rural Southern Georgia. Am J Public Health. 2011 Dec.101(12):2233-2235. Pubmedid: 22021295. Pmcid: PMC3222438.
  • Simmons VN, Quinn G, Litvin EB, Rojas A, Jimenez J, Castro E, Meade CD, Brandon TH. Transcreation of validated smoking relapse-prevention booklets for use with Hispanic populations. J Health Care Poor Underserved. 2011 Aug.22(3):886-893. Pubmedid: 21841285. Pmcid: PMC3804252.
  • Gwede CK, Jean-Francois E, Quinn GP, Wilson S, Tarver WL, Thomas KB, Vadaparampil ST, Meade CD. Perceptions of colorectal cancer among three ethnic subgroups of US blacks: a qualitative study. J Natl Med Assoc. 2011 Aug.103(8):669-680. Pubmedid: 22046844. Pmcid: PMC3999593.
  • Gwede CK, William CM, Thomas KB, Tarver WL, Quinn GP, Vadaparampil ST, Kim J, Lee JH, Meade CD. Exploring disparities and variability in perceptions and self-reported colorectal cancer screening among three ethnic subgroups of U. S. Blacks. Oncol Nurs Forum. 2010 Sep.37(5):581-591. Pubmedid: 20797950. Pmcid: PMC2946332.
  • Gwede CK, Menard JM, Martinez-Tyson D, Lee JH, Vadaparampil ST, Padhya TA, Meade CD. Strategies for assessing community challenges and strengths for cancer disparities participatory research and outreach. Health Promot Pract. 2010 Nov.11(6):876-887. Pubmedid: 19515858. Pmcid: PMC2888920.
  • Luque JS, Rivers BM, Kambon M, Brookins R, Green BL, Meade CD. Barbers against prostate cancer: a feasibility study for training barbers to deliver prostate cancer education in an urban African American community. J Cancer Educ. 2010 Mar.25(1):96-100. Pubmedid: 20146044. Pmcid: PMC2862382.
  • Luque J, Tyson DM, Lee JH, Gwede C, Vadaparampil S, Noel-Thomas S, Meade C. USING SOCIAL NETWORK ANALYSIS TO EVALUATE COMMUNITY CAPACITY BUILDING OF A REGIONAL COMMUNITY CANCER NETWORK. J Community Psychol. 2010 Jul.38(5):656-668. Pubmedid: 24049217. Pmcid: PMC3774045.
  • Gwede CK, Ward BG, Luque JS, Vadaparampil ST, Rivers D, Martinez-Tyson D, Noel-Thomas S, Meade CD. Application of Geographic Information Systems and Asset Mapping to Facilitate Identification of Colorectal Cancer Screening Resources. Online J Public Health Inform. 2010 Jan.2(1):2893. Pubmedid: 20976019.
  • Gwede CK, Ward BG, Luque JS, Vadaparampil ST, Rivers D, Martinez-Tyson D, Noel-Thomas S, Meade CD. Application of Geographic Information Systems and Asset Mapping to Facilitate Identification of Colorectal Cancer Screening Resources. Online J Public Health Inform. 2010 Jan.2(1):2893. Pubmedid: 24244805.
  • Meade CD, Menard J, Thervil C, Rivera M. Addressing cancer disparities through community engagement: improving breast health among Haitian women. Oncol Nurs Forum. 2009 Nov.36(6):716-722. Pubmedid: 19887360. Pmcid: PMC3653572.
  • Chu K, Chen MS J, Dignan M, Taylor E, Partridge E, Meade C. Parallels between the development of therapeutic drugs and cancer health disparity programs: implications for Disparities Reduction. Cancer. 2008 Nov.113(10):2790-2796. Pubmedid: 18780311.
  • Lopez EN, Simmons VN, Quinn G, Meade C, Chirikos T, Brandon T. Clinical trials and tribulations: lessons learned from recruiting pregnant ex-smokers for relapse prevention. Nicotine Tob Res. 2008 Jan.10(1):87-96. Pubmedid: 18188749. Pmcid: PMC4056986.
  • Krischer M, Xu P, Meade C, Jacobsen P. Self-administered stress management training in patients undergoing radiotherapy. J Clin Oncol. 2007 Oct.25(29):4657-4662. Pubmedid: 17876009.
  • Lee J, Herzog T, Meade C, Webb M, Brandon T. The use of GEE for analyzing longitudinal binomial data: a primer using data from a tobacco intervention. Addictive Behaviors. 2007 Jan.32(1):187-193. Pubmedid: 16650625.
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  • Brandon TH, Meade CD, Herzog TA, Chirikos TN, Webb MS, Cantor AB. Efficacy and cost-effectiveness of a minimal intervention to prevent smoking relapse: dismantling the effects of amount of content versus contact. J Consult Clin Psychol. 2004 Oct.72(5):797-808. Pubmedid: 15482038.
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  • Title: Administrative Supplement to the Cancer Center Support Grant to Strengthen the Research, Training and Outreach Capacity of the Geographic Management Cancer Health Disparities Program
    Sponsor: Nat Institutes of Health
    PI: Cleveland, J., Project PI: Gwede, C., Project PI: Meade, C.
  • Title: CARES-REACH (Colorectal Cancer Awareness, Research, Education and Screening-Rural Expansion, Access and Capacity for Health) - My Portal CARES: Web-based Portal Usage in FQHCs among Multilingual Groups
    Sponsor: Nat Institutes of Health
    PI (Contact): Gwede, C., PI (MPI): Meade, C., Project PI: Boxtha, C.
  • Title: CARES-REACH (Colorectal Cancer Awareness, Research, Education and Screening-Rural Expansion, Access and Capacity for Health) - Establishing a Biobank of Fecal Immunochemical Tests (FIT) for Gut Microbiome Measurement in a Racially/Ethnically and Geographically Diverse Population
    Sponsor: Nat Institutes of Health
    PI (Contact): Gwede, C., PI (MPI): Meade, C., Project PI: Byrd, D.
  • Title: CARES-REACH (Colorectal Cancer Awareness, Research, Education and Screening-Rural Expansion, Access and Capacity for Health)
    Sponsor: Nat Institutes of Health
    PI (Contact): Gwede, C., PI (MPI): Meade, C.
  • Title: Administrative Supplements to Cancer Center Support Grants to Strengthen the Research, Training, and Outreach Capacity of the Geographic Management of Cancer Health Disparities Program
    Sponsor: Nat Institutes of Health
    PI: Cleveland, J., Project PI: Gwede, C., Project PI: Meade, C.