2013-2011 Presentations

*  Denotes former or current GWU students  
** Denotes GWU Postdoc


2013

Alexander*, L. A., Rodriguez Muñoz, M. F., Perry, D. F., & Le, H.N. (2013, March). Evaluating the symptom structure of the BDI-II among pregnant Latinas.  Paper presented at the Eastern Psychological Association, New York, N.Y.

Alizaga*, N. & Aguayo Romero*, R. A., (2013, November). Individual factors linked to experiences of health care discrimination among transgender people. Oral presentation at the American Public Health Association 141st Annual Meeting and Exposition, Boston, MA.

Bianchi, F.T., Zea, M.C., Reisen, C.A., Poppen, P.J., & del Rio-González, A.M.  (2013, October). Male-to-female transgender individuals in Colombia and gender-based violence: What do we know and what do we still need to learn? Poster presentation at the SVRI Forum 2013: Evidence into action, Bangkok, Thailand.

del Rio*, A.M., Poppen, P.J. (2013, May). Not all norms are created equal: Descriptive vs. injunctive social norms in Colombian adolescents’ intentions to have sex. Paper presented at the Society for Prevention Research 21st Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA.

García*, L. I., Slusser, M., & Edman, J. S. (2013, October). Development and implementation of a model IPE pre-professional curriculum rooted on the IPC Core Competencies for Interprofessional Collaborative Practice (IPCP). Oral Presentation at the ASAHP Annual Conference, Orlando, FL.

Genovez*, M. (2013, October).  Prenatal depression in Salvadoran women in El Salvador and the United States.  Paper presented at the bi-annual meeting of the Marcé Society for Perinatal Mental Health, Chicago, IL.

Gonzales*, F.A., Poppen, P.J., Zea, M.C., & Vyas, A. (2013, March). Familial influences on Latino adolescents’ sexual willingness. Poster session presented at the Society of Behavioral Medicine Conference, San Francisco, CA.

Le, H. N., Perry, D. F., & Villamil, C. (2013, May).  Embedding perinatal depression screening and prevention services for Latina immigrants into WIC.  Paper presented as part of a symposium at the annual meeting of the Society for Prevention Research, San Francisco, CA.

Nettles*, C. D. (2013, May). Cognitive escape from discrimination and hate crimes related to increases in sexual risk. Poster presented at the 21st Annual Meeting of the Society for Prevention Research, San Francisco, CA.

Nettles*, C.D. (2013, May) Addressing clinical and community psychology competencies through a self-constructed internship. In M. Lemke (Chair) Guiding competencies: Critical skills to engage in community work from the perspective of students. Symposium conducted at the 2013 Biennial Conference of the Society for Community Research and Action.

Ortiz-Hernández*, S., Pérez*, C., Perry, D. F., & Le, H. N. (2013, November).  Latina mothers’ perspectives about their partners’ emotional experiences during the perinatal period.  Poster presented at the bi-annual meeting of the Marcé Society for Perinatal Mental Health, Chicago, IL.

Slusser, M., & García*, L. I. (2013, June). Lighting the Path: The design and implementation of an IPE core competency-based pre-professional curriculum in a BS in health science program. Poster presented at Collaborating Across Borders (CAB) IV, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

Snyder*, H., Lorente Molina*, M. T., Perry, D. F., & Le, H. N. (2013, November).  Fidelity evaluation of a cognitive-behavioral based course preventing perinatal depression.  Poster presented at the bi-annual meeting of the Marcé Society for Perinatal Mental Health, Chicago, IL.

Zea, M. C.  (2013, June).  Internally displaced gay, bisexual, and transgender individuals in Colombia:  Invisibility and social exclusion. Paper presented at the First International LGBT Conference, Lisbon, Portugal. 

Zea, M. C., Nieves**, K., & LHRC  (2013, May).  Sexual exile among gay and bisexual Latino immigrants in New York City.  Invited presentation at the Borders and Barriers Conference: Assessing Latino immigrant experiences of health, healthcare, and HIV services in the United States.  Center for AIDS Intervention Research (CAIR), Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee. 

Zea, M. C., Reisen, C. A., Poppen, P.J., Bianchi, F.T.  (2013, March).  Prevalencia del VIH, comportamiento sexual, y circuncisión en hombres que tienen sexo con hombres en Bogotá. Presented at Profamilia and Liga Colombiana de Lucha contra el SIDA, Bogotá, Colombia.  

 


 2012

Aguayo Romero*, R.A. & Alizaga*, N.M. (2012, October). Intersectionality of ‘queer’ and ethnic identities among transgender people in the United States. Paper presentation delivered at the First International Queer Interdisciplinary Colloquium, Quito, Ecuador. 

Aguayo Romero*, R., Dittrich, M., & Zea, M. C. (2012, May). Relationship improvement among LGBT individuals and their parents after coming out. Paper presented at The Society for the Psychological Study of Ethnic Minority Issues (APA Division 45 Conference), Ann Arbor, MI.  

Alizaga*, N.M. (2012, April). Gender roles, sexual subjectivity, and diminished subjective perceptions of sexual behavior among undergraduate women. Poster presented at the Latina Researchers Conference, New York, NY.

Alizaga*, N.M. (2012, October). Traditional gender role ideology and its potential impact on women’s sexual wellbeing and health promotive behaviors. Poster presentation delivered at the 140th American Public Health Association Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA.

Betancourt, C.F., Aguilar Pardo, M., Zea, M.C., Bianchi, F.T., Reisen, C.A., Gonzales*, F.A., & Poppen, P.J. (2012, August). Experiencias de estigma en hombres que tienen sexo con hombres (HSH) en Bogotá. Oral presentation delivered at Congreso de Prevención, Sao Paulo, Brasil.

Calabrese*, S.K., Rosenberger, J.G., Schick, V.R., Reece, M., & Novak, D.S. (2012, July). A contextual comparison of risk-related sexual practices between Black and other MSM: Sexual positioning, condoms, semen, lubricant, and enemas. Poster presented at the XIX International AIDS Conference, Washington, DC.

Calabrese*, S. K., Zea, M. C., Poppen, P. J., Bowleg, L., Young, M., & Plankey, M. W. (2012, November). Psychosexual implications of sex as a commodity for HIV + and high-risk, HIV- African American women. Paper presented at the 2012 Society for the Scientific Study of Sexuality Annual Meeting, Tampa, FL.

del Rio*, A.M. (2012, May). Factorial structure of Health-risk behaviors among adolescents in Bogotá, Colombia. Poster presented at the Society for Prevention Research 20th Annual Meeting, Washington, DC. Winner of the ECPN Student Poster Contest, Society for Prevention Research.

García*, L.I. (2012, August). To test or not to test in public venues: Young MSM (YMSM) reasons to accept and decline HIV testing. Invited presentation, CAIR Conference Series, Milwaukee, WI.

Gonzales*, F.A., Garrison, A., & Vyas, A.N. (2012, April). Impact of pregnancy and condom attitudes on youths’ condom use. Poster session presented at the Society of Behavioral Medicine Conference, New Orleans, Louisiana.

Gonzales*, F.A., Jennings, J.M., Ellen, J.M., Trent, M., Vyas, A.N. (2012, March). Person, partner, and place: A multilevel analysis of pregnancy attitudes and contraceptive use. Poster session presented at the Society for Research on Adolescence Conference, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

Gonzales*, F.A., Vyas, A., Zea, M.C., & Poppen, P.J. (2012, September). FABulous Latino youth: Ensuring fairness, autonomy, and beneficence when working with Latino adolescent research participants. Poster session presented at the National Hispanic Science Network on Drug Abuse, San Diego, California.

Lieberman*, K., Le, H. N., & Perry, D. F. (2012, October). Systematic review of perinatal depression interventions for teen mothers. Poster presented at the bi-annual meeting of the Marcé Society for Perinatal Mental Health, Paris, France.

Mancil, E., Smith, B.H., Van Eck, K., & Snyder*, H. (2012, November).  Examination of ADHD-Related Symptoms and Their Relationship to Academic Performance.  Presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, National Harbor, MD.

Mohr, A., Hull, S. J., Hollander, G., Jeffries, W. L., García*, L. I., Gasiorowicz, M., Short, K. (October, 2012). A social marketing campaign to reduce homophobia in Milwaukee, WI. Poster Presentation at the American Public Health Association Annual Convention (poster), San Francisco, CA.

Perry, D. F., Le, H. N., Yengo, J., & Lieberman*, K. (2012, October).  Integrating screening of perinatal depression into the Women, Infants, and Children’s (WIC) Program: Lessons learned from a Federally Qualified Health Center. Paper presented as part of a symposium at the bi-annual meeting of the Marcé Society for Perinatal Mental Health, Paris, France.

Schofield, C.A., Battle, C.L., Howard, M., Ortiz-Hernandez*, S. (2012, October). Symptoms of the anxiety disorders in a perinatal psychiatric sample. Poster presented at the International Biennial Meeting of the Marcé Society, Paris, France.

Zea, M.C., Bianchi, F.T., Reisen, C.A., Gonzales*, F.A., Aguilar Pardo, M., Betancourt, C.F., del Rio*, A.M., Aguayo Romero*, R., Poppen, P.J. (2012, July). Internal displacement among Colombian MSM and HIV risk. Poster presented at XIX International AIDS Conference, Washington, D.C.


2011

Aguayo Romero*, R., Gonzales*, F. A., del Rio*, A. M., Betancourt, C.F., Aguilar Pardo, M., Bianchi, F., Zea, M. C., Reisen, C., & Poppen, P.J. (2011, November). Physical and sexual risk among transgender individuals in Colombia. Oral presentation at the 2011 DC Metro Area GLBT Studies Symposium, Washington, DC.

Aguayo Romero*, R. (2011, September). Riesgos de VIH en personas transgénero de hombre-a-mujer en Bogotá, Colombia. Oral presentation at AIDS Impact Conference, Santa Fe, NM.

Betancourt, C.F., Aguilar Pardo, M., Zea, M. C., Bianchi, F.T., Reisen, C.A., Poppen, P.J., Aguayo Romero*, R., Gonzales*, F.A., & del Rio*, A.M. (2011, June). Experiencias de estigma en hombres que tienen sexo con hombres. Poster presented at the XXXIII Congress of the Inter American Society for Psychology, Medellin, Colombia.

Bianchi, F.T., Reisen, C.A., Gonzales*, F.A., Arroyo, J.C., Zea, M.C., & Poppen, P.J. (2011, September). Latino day laborers and sex workers in the Washington, DC suburbs. In E. Trenado and W. Zule (Chairs), Migration and homeless considerations. Symposium presented at the 10th International AIDS Impact Conference, Santa Fe, NM.

Bianchi, F. T., Reisen, C. A., Gonzales*, F.A., Arroyo, J. C., Zea, M. C., & Poppen, P. J. (2011, September). Jornaleros Latinos y trabajadoras sexuales en los barrios de Washington, DC. Symposium presented at the 10th International AIDS Impact Conference, Santa Fe, NM.

Bianchi, F., Zea, M. C., Reisen, C.A., Poppen, P.J., Betancourt, F., Aguilar Pardo, M., del Rio*, A. M., Aguayo Romero*, R., & Gonzales*, F.A. (2011, June). Contextualizing the experiences of Colombian MSM in the sex work industry. Poster presented at the XXXIII Congress of the Inter American Society for Psychology, Medellin, Colombia.

Calabrese,* S. K., Plankey, M.W., Zea, M.C., Poppen, P.J., Bowleg, L., & Young, M. (2011, November). “Jezebel” or “Miss Independent”? Deciphering sexual norms endorsed and perceived by African American women and their implications for sexual wellbeing. Paper presented at the 2011 Society for the Scientific Study of Sexuality Annual Meeting, Houston, TX.

Cohen-Blair*, H., Liappis, A. P., Reisen, C.A., Bianchi, F. T., Zea, M. C., Poppen, P. J., Benator, D. A., Labriola, A. M. (2011, April).  Characterizing the smoking habits of urban HIV-infected males for the development of an effective smoking cessation program. Poster presented at the 32nd annual meeting of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, Washington, D.C.

Cohen-Blair*, H., Reisen, C. A., Liappis, A. P., Bianchi, F. T., Poppen, P. J., Zea, M. C., Benator, D. A., Labriola, A. M. (2011, April).  HIV disease and sexual risk behavior: The implications of the use of erectile dysfunction medication. Poster presented at the 32nd annual meeting of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, Washington, D.C.

del Rio Gonzalez*, A.M., Gonzales*, F.A., & Zea, M.C. (2011, August). Future time perspective and use of alcohol, tobacco, and other drugs among adolescents in Bogotá, Colombia. Poster session presented at the 11th annual international conference of the National Hispanic Science Network on Drug Abuse, Miami, Florida.

Eisen, E., Nettles*, C. D., Howe, G. W., & Gedzior, A. P. (2011, June). Studying the trajectories of clinically significant depression, anxiety, and their co-morbidities over time. Poster presented at the 19th annual meeting of the Society for Prevention Research, Washington, DC.

García*, L.I., Hollander, G., & Coley, B. (2011, October). Integration of community and government resources to implement a brief HIV testing intervention using community health workers (CHWs). Oral presentation at the American Public Health Association Annual Convention, Washington, DC.

Gedzior, A. P., Weihs, K., Howe; G.W., Eisen, E., & Nettles*, C. D. (2011, June). Measuring stressful life events after job loss: A comparison of various methods. Poster presented at the 19th annual meeting of the Society for Prevention Research, Washington, DC.

Genovez*, M.G., Le, H.N. (2011, September). Identification of Salvadoran pregnant women at risk for postpartum depression. Poster presented at the 25th Annual Postpartum Support International, Seattle, WA.

Genovez*, M.G., Le, H.N. (2011, June). Screening for depression in low-Income women in El Salvador. Poster presented at the Society for Prevention Research 19th Annual Meeting, Washington, DC.

Gonzales*, F.A., Aguayo Romero*, R., del Rio Gonzalez*, A.M., Betancourt, C.F., Pardo, M.A., Bianchi, F.T., Zea, M.C., Reisen, C., & Poppen, P.J. (2011, September). HIV risk among male-to-female transgender individuals in Bogotá, Colombia. In M. Ekstrand & T. Murove (Chairs), Psychosocial factors and HIV risk. Symposium presented at the 10th International AIDS Impact Conference, Santa Fe, NM.

Howe, G. W., Gedzior, A. P., Weihs, K., Neiderhiser, J., & Nettles*, C. D., Eisen, E. (2011, June) Vulnerability to emotional disorder: Using higher-order growth models to study phenotypic and genotypic diatheses. In K. E. Masyn (Chair), The use of longitudinal phenotypes of internalizing and externalizing behaviors for the detection of genotypic diatheses. Symposium conducted at the 19th annual meeting of the Society for Prevention Research, Washington, DC.

Kaltman, S., Hurtado, A., Serrano, A., & Gonzales*, F.A. (2011, November). Factors influencing help-seeking and treatment preferences among trauma exposed Latina immigrants: A qualitative study. In Ghafoori (Chair), Racism, psychological distress, and treatment seeking in racially and ethnically diverse trauma survivors. Symposium presented at the 27th Annual Meeting of the International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies, Baltimore, Maryland.

Kassan, A. & Nakamura*, N. (2011, August). Understanding the immigration experiences of same-sex binational couples. Symposium presented at the annual meeting of the American Psychological Association, Washington, DC.

Nakamura*, N. (2011, August). Borders and margins: Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender immigrant experiences. Chair and Discussant. Symposium presented at the annual meeting of the American Psychological Association, Washington, DC.

Nakamura*, N. (2011, January). Risk and resiliency among LGBT people of color: Linking science and practice. Co-chair. Symposium presented at the biannual meeting of the National Multicultural Conference and Summit, Seattle, WA.

Nettles*, C. D., Howe, G. W., Gedzior, A. P., & Eisen, E. (2011, June). A growth mixture model characterizing short-term changes in neuroticism in the context of stressful life events. Poster presented at the 19th annual meeting of the Society for Prevention Research, Washington, DC.

Reisen, C. A., Poppen, P.J., Zea, M. C., Bianchi, F.T., Aguayo Romero*, R., del Rio,* A.M., Gonzales*, F.A., Betancourt, F., & Aguilar Pardo, M. (2011, June). An overview of a study examining HIV risk and sexual behavior among MSM in Colombia. Poster presented at the XXXIII Congress of the Inter American Society for Psychology in Medellin, Colombia.

Snyder, H.M., Lieberman*, K., Le, H.N., & Perry, D.F. (2011, March). Latina WIC Women’s Experiences with Perinatal Depression. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association. Cambridge, MA.

Suarez-Orozco, C., Zarate, M., Casas, J.M., Nakamura*, N., Tummala-Narra, U., & Yoshikawa, H. (2011, August). Humanzing the dehumanized: Psychological implications of the immigration experience. Symposium presented at the annual meeting of the American Psychological Association, Washington, D.C.

Zea, M. C. (2011, August).  Chair, Going global with lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender issues:  How psychology can contribute.  Symposium presented at the American Psychological Association Annual Meeting, Washington, DC. 

Zea, M. C., Bianchi, F.T., Reisen, C.A., Poppen, P.J., Betancourt, C.F., Aguilar Pardo, M., Aguayo Romero*, R., Gonzales*, F.A., del Rio*, A.M.  (2011, June).  Experiences of displaced MSM in Bogota, Colombia. Symposium presented at the XXXIII Congress of the Inter American Society for Psychology, Medellin, Colombia.