Center for Alaska Native Health Research
Institute of Arctic Biology
205 Arctic Health Research Building

 

Phone: 907-474-5528

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Publications

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Dissertations

2013

Ford, T. (2013). Becoming adults in a rural Yup'ik community: a longitudinal qualitative study exploring resilience. (Doctoral dissertation). University of Alaska Fairbanks, Fairbanks, Alaska.

Lemas, D. (2013). Gene-diet interactions and obesity among Yup’ik people living in Southwest Alaska. (Doctoral dissertation). University of Alaska Fairbanks, Fairbanks, Alaska.

Research Publications

2013

Skewes, M.C. & Gonzalez, V.M. (2013). The Biopsychosocial Model of Addiction. In Miller, P.M. (Ed.). Principles of Addiction: Comprehensive Addictive Behaviors and Disorders. Elsevier, Inc.. San Diego: Academic Press, pp. 61-70.

2012

Barrera-García, A., O’Hara, T.M., Galván-Magaña, F., Méndez-Rodríguez, L.C., Castellini, J.M., Zenteno-Savín, T. (2012). Oxidative stress indicators and trace elements in the blue shark (Prionace glauca) off the east coast of the Mexican Pacific Ocean. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology, Part C 156: 59–66. Abstract

Castellini, J.M, L.D. Rea, C.L. Lieske, K.B. Beckmen, B.S. Fadely, J.M. Maniscalco and T.M. O’Hara. (2012). Mercury concentrations in hair from neonatal and juvenile Steller sea lions (Eumetopias jubatus): implications based on age and region in this Northern Pacific marine sentinel piscivore. EcoHealth. DOI: 10.1007/s10393-012-0784-4. Abstract

Fok, C.C.T., Ramsay, J.O., Abrahamowicz, M., Fortin, P. (2012). A functional marked point process model for lupius data. The Canadian Journal of Statistics, 40, 1-13.

 

Hiratsuka VY, Brown JK, Hoeft TJ, Dillard DA. (2012) Alaska Native people’s perceptions, understandings, and expectations for research involving biological specimens. International Journal of Circumpolar Health, 71: 18642. PMCID:PMC3417706. Abstract

Knott, K.K., Boyd, D., Ylitalo, G., O’Hara, T.M. (2012). Lactational transfer of mercury and polychlorinated biphenyls in polar bears. Chemosphere. Published online http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.chemosphere.2012.02.053.

Larsen, T., Wooller, M.J., Fogel, M.L., and D.M. O'Brien (2012). Can amino acid carbon isotope ratios distinguish primary producers in a mangrove ecosystem? Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry, 26: 1541-1548.

Lemas, D.J., Wiener, H.W., O’Brien, D.M., Hopkins, S., Stanhope, K., Havel, P.J., Allison, D.B., Fernandez, J.R., Tiwari, H.K., Boyer, B.B. (2012). Genetic polymorphisms in carnitine palmitoyltransferase 1A gene are associated with variation in body composition and fasting lipid traits in Yup’ik Eskimos. Journal of Lipid Research. 53, 175-184. doi: 10.1194/jlr.P018952. PMID: 22045927. PMCID: PMC3243474. Abstract.

Lopez, E.D.S., Sharma, D.K.B., Mekiana, D., Ctibor, A. (2012). Forging a New Legacy of Trust in Research with Alaska Native College Students Using CBPR. International Journal of Circumpolar Health, 71: 18475 - http://dx.doi.org/10.3402/ijch.v71i0.18475. PMCID: PMC3459272. Abstract

Lopez, E.D.S., Vasudevan, V., Egensteiner, E., Lanzone, M., Andresen, E., Hannold, E.M., Graff, S. (2012). Florida mammographer disability training vs needs. Radiologic Technology. 83(4):337-348. Abstract

Nash, S.H., , Bersamin, A., Kristal, A.R., Hopkins, S.A., Church, R.S., Pasker, R.L., Luick, B.R., Mohatt, G.V., Boyer, B.B., and O’Brien, D.M. 2012. Stable nitrogen and carbon isotope ratios indicate traditional marine and market food intake in an indigenous circumpolar population. J. Nutr. 2012;142 84-90. PMCID: PMC3237231. Abstract

Ryman, T., Austin, M., Hopkins, S., Philip, J., O’Brien, D., Thummel, K., Boyer, B. (2012). Using exploratory factor analysis of food frequency questionnaires to identify dietary patterns among Yup’ik People. Public Health Nutrition, early online doi: 10.1017/S1368980012005411. NIHMSID428214. Abstract

Tingvold, L., Hauff, E., Allen, J., Middelthon, A-L. (2012). Seeking a balance between the past and the present: Vietnamese refugee parenting practices and adolescent well-being. International Journal of Intercultural Relations. doi:10.1016/j.ijintrel.2012.03.004. PMCID: PMC3375913.Abstract

Tingvold. L., Middelthon, A., Allen, J., & Hauff, E. (2012). Parents and children only? Acculturation and the influence of extended family members among Vietnamese refugees. International Journal of Intercultural Relations. 36 (2), 260-270. doi: 10.1016/j.intntrel.2011.03.005. NIHMSID 409815. Article

Van Hemert, C., Handel, C.M., and O’Hara, T.M. (2012). Evidence of accelerated beak growth associated with avian keratin disorder in black-capped chickadees (poecile atricapillus). Journal of Wildlife Diseases. 2012;48 686-694. Abstract

2011

Allen, J., Mohatt, G.V., Nystad, K., CIPA Team. (2011). Navigating International, Interdisciplinary, and Indigenous Collaborative Inquiry: Phase 1 in the Circumpolar Indigenous Pathways to Adulthood Project. Journal of Community Engagement and Scholarship, 4(1), 50-59. PMCID: PMC3410398. Abstract

Bernhardt, R., F.A. von Hippel, T.M. O’Hara. (2011). Chronic Perchlorate Exposure Causes Morphological Abnormalities in Developing Stickleback. Env. Tox. and Chemistry, 30(6); 1468-78.

Boyer, B.B., Dillard, D., Woodahl, E.L., Whitener, R., Thummel, K.E., Burke, W. (2011) Ethical Issues in Developing Pharmacogenetic Research Partnerships with American Indigenous Communities. Clinical Pharmacology & Therapeutics, 89 (3), 343-345. PMCID: PMC3090734.Abstract

Hueffer, K, D Holcomb, LR Ballweber, SM Gende, G Blundell, TM O’Hara. 2011. Serological surveillance of multiple pathogens in a declining harbor seal (Phoca vitulina) population in Glacier Bay National Park, Alaska, USA and a Reference Site. J. of Wildlife Diseases 47(4):

984-988

Hueffer, K., C.  Lieske, L. McGilvary, R. Hare, D. Miller, T. O'Hara. 2011. Streptococcus phocae isolated from a spotted seal (Phoca largha) with pyometra in Alaska. Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine 42(1): 108–112

Hueffer, K., T.M. O’Hara, E.H. Follmann. 2011. Adaptation of Mammalian Host-Pathogen Interactions in a Changing Arctic Environment. Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica 53:17 http://www.actavetscand.com/content/53/1/17

Knott, K.K., Boyd, D., Ylitalo, G., O’Hara, T.M. 2011. Concentrations of mercury and polychlorinated biphenyls in blood of Southern Beaufort Sea polar bears (Ursus maritimus) during spring: Variations with lipids and stable isotope values (δ15N, δ13C). Canadian Journal of Zoology. Published on the web 26 October 2011, 10.1139/z11-071

Lardon, C., Soule, S., Kernak, D., Lupie, H. (2011). Using strategic planning and organizational development principles for health promotion in an Alaska Native community. Journal of Prevention and Intervention in the Community, 39 (1), 65-76. PMCID: PMC3642202.  Abstract

Larsen, T., Ventura, M., O’Brien, D.M., Magid, J., Lomstein, B.A., and Larsen,J. (2011).

Contrasting effects of nitrogen and amino acid limitation on nutrient turnover in three species of Collembola.” Soil Biology and Biochemistry, 43, 749-759.  

Lee, Trixie N., Fridinger, Robert W., Barnes, Brian M., Buck, C. Loren, and O'Brian, Diane M. (2011).  Estimating lean mass over a wide range of body composition: a calibration of deuterium dilution in the arctic ground squirrel. Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometryrometry 25:3491-3496.

Lemas, D.J. et al., 2011. Genetic polymorphisms in carnitine palmitoyltransferase 1A gene are associated with variation in body composition and fasting lipid traits in Yup’ik Eskimos. Journal of Lipid Research, 53(1), pp.175-184. PMCID: PMC3243474. Abstract

Lewis, J. (2011). Successful aging through the eyes of Alaska Natives. What it means to be an Elder in Bristol Bay, AK. The Gerontologist.  PMID: 21357658. doi:10.1093/geront/gnr006. 2011 Feb 28[Epub ahead of print]. Abstract

Lewis, J.P., Boyd, K. (2012). Determined by the community: CBPR in Alaska Native communities building local control and self-determination. Journal of Indigenous Research. Vol. 1: Iss. 2, Article 6. Abstract

Makhoul, Z., Kristal, A.R., Gulati, R., Luick, B., Bersamin, A., O’Brien, D., Hopkins, S.E., Stephensen, C.B., Stanhope, K.L., Havel, P.J., Boyer, B. (2011). Associations of obesity with triglycerides and C-reactive protein are attenuated in adults with high red blood cell eicosapentaenoic and docosahexaenoic acids. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 65, 808-817. doi:10.1038/ejcn.2011.39. PMCID: PMC3123414. Abstract

Knott, K.K., Schenk, P., Beyerlein, S., Boyd, D., Ylitalo, G., O’Hara, T.M. (2011). Blood-based biomarkers of selenium and thyroid status indicate possible adverse biological effects of mercury and polychlorinated biphenyls in Southern Beaufort Sea polar bears. Environmental Research. Available online 8 September 2011,doi:10.1016/j.envres.2011.08.009

Knott, K.K., Boyd, D., Ylitalo, G., O’Hara, T.M. (2011). Concentrations of mercury and polychlorinated biphenyls in blood of Southern Beaufort Sea polar bears (Ursus maritimus) during spring: Variations with lipids and stable isotope values (δ15N, δ13C). Canadian Journal of Zoology. Published on the web 26 October 2011, doi:10.1139/z11-071

Miller, D., V. Woshner, E.L. Styer, S. Ferguson, M. Gray, K. Knott, R. Wells, and T. O'Hara. 2011. Histological findings in free ranging Sarasota Bay Bottlenose Dolphin Skin: Mercury, Selenium and Seasonal Factors. J. of Wildlife Diseases 47(4): 1012-1018

Rivkin, I., Lopez, E.D.S., Quaintance, T.M., Trimble, J., Hopkins, S., Fleming, C., Orr, E., Mohatt, G.V. (2011). Value of Community Partnership for Understanding Stress and Coping in Rural Yup’ik Communities: The CANHR Study. Journal of Health Disparities Research and Practice, 4(3), 1-17. NIHMS ID 305513.

Schillaci, M.A., B.P. Y-H. Lee, J. M. Castellini, M.J.C. Reid, T.M. O’Hara. 2011. Lead Levels in Singapore’s Long-tailed Macaques (Macaca fascicularis). Primates. Published On Line DOI 10.1007/s10329-011-0236-8.

Skewes, M.C., Resor, M.R., Dermen, K.H., & Blume, A.W. (2011)  Readiness to change and post-intervention drinking among Hispanic college students living on the US/Mexico border. Addictive Behaviors. 2011 Mar., 36 (3), 183-9. doi:10.1016/j.addbeh.2010.10.002.

Skewes, M.C., Vasquez, A.R., & Gonzalez, V.M. (in press).  Alcohol motives, consequences, and suicidal ideation among college students at a minority-serving institution [Abstract].  Alcoholism:  Clinical & Experimental Research. (to be published in June, 2011.) Online first publication, April 11, 2011. doi: 10.1037/a0022720

Ulturgasheva, O., Wexler, L., Kral, M., Allen, J., Mohatt, G.V., Nystad, K., CIPA Team. (2011). Navigating International, Interdisciplinary, and Indigenous Collaborative Inquiry: Phase 1 in the Circumpolar Indigenous Pathways to Adulthood Project. Journal of Community Engagement and Scholarship, 4(1), 50-59. PMCID: PMC3410398. Abstract

Van Hemert, C., C.M. Handel, J.E. Blake,R.M. Swor, T.M. O’Hara. (2011). Microanatomy of Passerine Hard-cornified Tissues:  Beak and Claw Structure of the Black-capped Chickadee (Poecile atricapillus). Journal of Morphology. Article first published online: 22 OCT 2011 |DOI: 10.1002/jmor.11023

West, K.M., Hopkins, S.E., Hopper, K.J., Mohatt, G.V., Boyer, B.B. (2011). Found in Translation: Decoding local understandings of genetics and heredity in a Yup’ik Eskimo community. Public Understanding of Science. Published online 14 March 2011.http://pus.sagepub.com/content/early/2011/03/11/0963662510397224. NIHMSID 289310.

Book/Chapters

Allen, J., Mohatt, G.V., Rasmus, S.M., Two Dogs, R., Ford, T., Iron Cloud Two Dogs, E., Moves Camp, R., (2011). Cultural Interventions for American Indian and Alaska Native Youth: The Elluam Tungiinun and Nagi Kicopi Programs, in: American Indian and Alaska Native Children and Mental Health, M.C. Sarche, P. Spicer, P. Farrell, & H.E. Fitzgerald, Eds. pp 337-364. Santa Barbara, CA: Praeger.

López, Ellen D.S., Barbara Curbow. (2011). Social and Behavioral Sciences in Public Health. In Andresen E, Defries, E (Eds.) Public Health Concepts: An Undergraduate Textbook and Toolkit. Jossey-Bass Publishers.

O’Hara, T., T. Kunito, V. Woshner, and S. Tanabe. 2011. Select Elements and Potential Adverse Effects in Cetaceans and Pinnipeds (Chapter 10). In Beyer and Meador (eds.). Environmental Contaminants in Biota: Interpreting Tissue Concentrations. 2nd Ed., CRC Press/Taylor & Francis Group, Boca Rotan, Florida USA p. ISBN: 9781420084054.

2010

Carsten-Conner, L.D.*, D.R. Papaj, and D.M. O'Brien (2010).  “Resource allocation to testes in walnut flies and implications for reproductive strategy” Journal of Insect Physiology. 56 (11), 1523-9.

Engel, G., T.M. O'Hara, T. Cardona-Marek, J. Heidrich, M. K. Chalise, R. Kyes, L. Jones-Engel. (2010). Synanthropic primates in Asia: Potential sentinels for environmental toxins. American Journal of Physical Anthropology, 142, 453-460.

Gardner, CD., Kim, S., Bersamin, A. Dopler-Nelson, M., Otten, J., Oelrich. B., Cherin, R. (2010) Micronutrient quality of weight loss diets that focus on macronutrients: Results from the A TO Z study. Am J Clin Nutr. 92(2):304-12. PMC2904033.

Gifford, V., Koverola, C., Rivkin, I.D. (2010) Factors contributing to the long-term retention of behaviorial health providers in rural Alaska.  Rural Mental Health. 34 (1), 12-22.

Kirk, C.M., S. Amstrup, Rhonda Swor, Darce Holcomb, and T.M. O’Hara.( 2010). Hematology of Southern Beaufort Sea Polar Bears (2005-2007): Biomarker for an Arctic Ecosystem Health Sentinel. EcoHealth. 2010 Jul 9. [Epub ahead of print] DOI: 10.1007/s10393-010-0322-1.

Kirk, C.M., S. Amstrup, Rhonda Swor, Darce Holcomb and Todd M. O’Hara. (2010). Morbillivirus and Toxoplasma Exposure and Association with Hematological Parameters for Southern Beaufort Sea Polar Bears: Potential Response to Infectious Agents in a Sentinel Species.EcoHealth. 2010 Jul 7. [Epub ahead of print] DOI: 10.1007/s10393-010-0323-0Lewis, J. (2010).  Memoriam for Dr. Gerald Mohatt.  Journal of American Indian Education, 49(1&2), p 6. Arizona State University Press.  

Lewis, J. (2010).  Successful aging through the eyes of Alaska Natives.  Exploring generational differences among Alaska Natives.  Journal of Cross-Cultural Gerontology, 25 (4),385-396. doi:10.1007/s10823-010-9124-8.

Lewis, J., Woods, T., Zuniga, R., & David, E. (2010). The Indigenous Peoples of Alaska: A Call for a Strength-Based and Culturally-Appropriate Approach to Mental Health. Invited publication for the American Psychological Association Communique Special Edition on Indigenous Peoples.  Published September 13, 2010.

Loring, P.A., Gerlach, C. (2010). Food security and conservation of Yukon River Salmon: Are we asking too much of the Yukon River?Sustainability, 2, 2965-2987; doi:10.3390/su2092965.

Makhoul, Z., Kristal, A.R., Gulati, R., Luick, B., Bersamin, A., Boyer, B., Mohatt, G.V. (2010). Associations of very high intakes of eicosapentaenoic and docosahexaenoic acids with biomarkers of chronic disease risk among Yup’ik Eskimos. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 91(3), 777-785. PMC2824158.

O’Hara, T.M., D. Holcomb, P. Elzer, J. Estepp, Q. Perry, S. Hagius, C. Kirk. (2010). Brucella Species Survey in Polar Bears (Ursus maritimus) of Northern Alaska: Assessing source and cross reaction with Yersinia enterocolitica. J. of Wildlife Diseases. 46 (3): 687-694.

Oppel, S., R. Federer, D.M. O’Brien, A.N. Powell, T. Hollmen (2010). “Effects of lipid extraction on stable isotope ratios in avian egg yolk – is arithmetic correction a reliable alternative?” The Auk, 127 (1), 72-78.

Oppel, S., A.N. Powell, D.M. O’Brien  (2010) King eiders use an income strategy for egg production – a case study for incorporating individual dietary variation in nutrient allocation research. Oecologia, 164 (1), 1-12. Epub 2010 Apr.4.

Plaetke, R., Balbi, F. (2010). PedMerg: Merging pedigrees to facilitate family-based genetic statistical analyses. Bioinformatics, 26 (21), 2790-2791. PMC2981498.

Skewes, M.C., Resor, M.R., Dermen, K.H., & Blume, A.W. (2011)  Readiness to change and post-intervention drinking among Hispanic college students living on the US/Mexico border. Addictive Behaviors. 2011 Mar., 36 (3), 183-9. doi:10.1016/j.addbeh.2010.10.002.

Swanson, M, Studts, T., Bardach, S., Bersamin, A., Schoenberg, N., (2010). Intergenerational Energy Balance Interventions: A Systematic Literature Review. Health Education and Behavior. Health Educ Behav. 38(2):171-97.

2009

Allen, J., Mohatt, G.V., Fok, C.T., Henry, D., The People Awakening Team. (2009). Suicide Prevention as a Community Development Process: Understanding circumpolar youth suicide prevention through community level outcomes. International Journal of Circumpolar Health, 68 (3), 274-291. PMID 19705659, PMC2875412.

Bersamin, A., Stafford RS, Winkleby MA. (2009). Predictors of hypertension awareness, treatment, and control among Mexican American women and men, J Gen Intern Med, Suppl 3, 521-7.

Burg, MA, Lopez, ED, Dailey, A, Keller, ME, Prendergast, B. (2009). The potential of survivorship care plans in primary care follow-up of minority breast cancer patients.  Journal of General Internal Medicine, 24 (Suppl 2), S467-71. PMC2763149.

Cardona-Marek, T., K. K. Knott, B. E. Meyer, T. M. O’Hara. (2009). Mercury Concentrations in Southern Beaufort Sea Polar Bears: Variation Based on Stable Isotopes of Carbon and Nitrogen. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry. Vol. 28 No. 7: 1416-1424 [PMID: 19226182]

Chung, W.K., Patki, A., Matsuoka, N., Boyer, B.B., Liu, N., Musani, S.K., Goropashnaya, A. et al. (2009). Analysis of 30 genes (355 SNPS) related to energy homeostasis for association with adiposity in European-American and Yup'ik Eskimo populations. Human Heredity, 67 (3), 193-205. PMC2715950.

Fedorov, V.,  Goropashnaya, A., Tøien, O.,  Stewart, N.,  Gracey, A., Chang, C.,  Qin, S., Pertea, G., Quackenbush, J.,  Showe, L.,  Showe, M.,  Boyer, B. and Barnes, B. (2009). Elevated expression of protein biosynthesis genes in liver and muscle of hibernating black bears (Ursus americanus). Physiol Genomics, 37, 108-118.

Goropashnaya, A., Herron, J., Sexton, M., Havel, P.J., Stanhope, K.L., Plaetke, R., Mohatt, G.V. Boyer, B.B. (2009). Relationships Between Plasma Adiponectin and Body Fat Distribution, Insulin Sensitivity, and Plasma Lipoproteins in Alaska Yup’ik ­­­Eskimos: The CANHR Study.Metabolism Clinical and Experimental, 58 (1), 22-29. PMC2629667.

Larsen T., D.L. Taylor, M.B. Leigh, D.M. O’Brien (2009). Stable isotope fingerprinting: a novel method for identifying plant, fungal or bacterial origins of amino acids. Ecology, 90 (12), 3526-3535.

Lewis, J. (2009).  “Successful aging through the eyes of Alaska Native Elders.  What it means to be an Elder in Bristol Bay, AK.  Published dissertation.

Li Chen, T., S.S. Wise, S. Kraus, F. Shaffiey, K.M. Levine, W. D. Thompson, T. Romano, T. O’Hara and J. Pierce Wise Sr. (2009). Particulate Hexavalent Chromium Is Cytotoxic and Genotoxic to the North Atlantic Right Whale (Eubalaena glacialis) Lung and Skin Fibroblasts.Environmental and Molecular Mutagenesis, 50 (5), 387-93.

Lopez, EDS, Khoury, AJ, Dailey, AB, Hall, AG, Chisholm, LR (2009).  Screening mammography: Characteristics of current, overdue, and never screeners.  Women’s Health Issues, 19 (6), 434-445.

Lopez, EDS, Fesperman, SF, Graff, SH, Schropp, S, Catalanotto, ST, Robinson, A, Major, ZI (2009). A study of bus stop accessibility: Public Health students working in partnership with the Center for Independent Living. Florida Public Health Review, 6:50-57.http://health.usf.edu/publichealth/fphr/index.htm.

Moses, S.K,. Whiting, A.V., Muir, D.C., Wang, X., O’Hara, T.M. (2009). Organic nutrients and contaminants in subsistence species of Alaska: Concentrations and Relationship to Food Preparation Method. International Journal of Circumpolar Health, 68 (4), 354-371. PMID 19917188, PMC2782891.

Moses, S.K., Whiting, A.V., Bratton, G.R., Taylor, R.J., O’Hara, T.M. (2009). Inorganic Nutrients and Contaminants in Subsistence Species of Alaska: Linking Wildlife and Human Health. International Journal of Circumpolar Health, 68 (1), 53-74. PMC2713769.

Nash, S.H., Kristal, A.R., Boyer, B.B., King, I.B., Metzgar, J.S., O’Brien, D.M. (2009) Relation between stable isotope ratios in human red blood cells and hair: implications for using the nitrogen isotope ratio of hair as a biomarker of eicosapentaenoic acid and docosahexaenoic acid. The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 90 (6): 1642-1647. PMID: 19864410; PMC2777473.

O’Brien, D.M., Kristal, A.R., Jeannet, M.A., Wilkinson M.J., Bersamin A., Luick B.R. (2009). Red blood cell delta15N: a novel biomarker of dietary eicosapentaenoic acid and docosahexaenoic acid intake. The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 89 (3), 913-919. PMC2646803.

Sears, J., Hatch, S.A., O’Brien, D.M. (2009). Disentangling effects of growth and nutritional status on seabird stable isotope ratios. Oecologia,159 (1), 41-8.

Wolsko, C., Mohatt, G.V., Lardon, C., Burket, R. (2009). Smoking, Chewing, and Cultural Identity: Prevalence and Correlates of Tobacco Use among Yup'ik Eskimos - The Center for Alaska Native Health Study. Cultural Diversity and Ethnic Minority Psychology, 15 (2). 165-172. PMID 19364203.

Books/Chapters

Schoenberg, N.E., Drew, E.M., Stoller, E.P., Kart, C. (2009) Situating Stress: Lessons from Lay Discourses on Diabetes in Anthropology and Public Health. 2nd Edition. R.Hahn and M. Inhorn (Eds.). New York: Oxford University Press. 94-113.

2008

Alhassan, S., Kim, S., Bersamin, A., Gardner, CD. (2008) Dietary adherence and weight loss success among overweight women: Results from the A TO Z weight loss study. Int J Obesity. Jun;32(6):985-91

Arar NH, Freedman BI, Adler SG, Iyengar SK, Chew EY, Davis MD, Satko SG, Bowden DW, Duggirala R, Elston RC, Guo X, Hanson RL, Igo RP Jr, Ipp E, Kimmel PL, Knowler WC, Molineros J, Nelson RG, Pahl MV, Quade SR, Rasooly RS, Rotter JI, Saad MF, Scavini M, Schelling JR, Sedor JR, Shah VO, Zager PG, Abboud HE; Family Investigation of Nephropathy and Diabetes Research Group (2008). Heritability of the severity of diabetic retinopathy: the FIND-Eye study. Invest Ophthalmol VIs Sci, 49 (9), 3839-3845.

Bersamin, A., Hanni, K., Winkleby, M.A. (2008) Predictors of trying to lose weight among   overweight and obese Mexican-Americans: a signal detection analysis. Public Health Nutrition. Mar 14:1-10

Brookens, T.J., T.M. O’Hara, R.J. Taylor, G.R. Bratton, J.T. Harvey. (2008). Total mercury body burden in the Pacific harbor seal, Phoca vitulina richardii, pup from central California. Marine Pollution Bulletin ,56 (1), 27-41.

Burek, K.A., F.M.D. Gulland, T.M. O’Hara. (2008). Effects of Climate Change on Arctic Marine Mammal Health. In Assessing the Impacts of Climate Change on Arctic Marine Mammals, Special Issue Marine Mammal Commission (U.S.); Huntington, H. and Moore, S. (Editors).Ecological Applications, 18 (2 Suppl), S126-34.

Duran, E., Firehammer, J., & Gonzalez, J. (2008). Liberation Psychology as the path toward healing cultural soul wounds. Journal of Counseling & Development, 86(3), 288-295.

Kaufman, M.R., Gradinger, R.R., Bluhm, B.A., O’Brien, D.M. (2008). Using stable isotopes to assess carbon and nitrogen turnover in the Arctic sympagic amphipod Onisimus litoralis. Oecologia, 158 (1), 11-22.

Mohatt, G.V., Rasmus, S.M., Thomas, L., Allen, J., Hazel, K., Marlatt, G.A. (2008). Risk, Resilience, and Natural Recovery: A Model of Recovery from Alcohol Abuse for Alaska Natives. Addiction, 103 (2), 205-215.

O’Brien, D.M., K.J. Min, T. Larsen, and M. Tatar  (2008). Use of stable isotopes to examine how diet restriction extends Drosophila life span.Current Biology, 18 (4), R155-R156.

Rosa, C., Blake, J.E., Bratton, G.R., Dehn, L.A., Gray, M.J., O’Hara, T.M. (2008). Heavy metal and mineral concentrations and their relationship to histopathological findings in the bowhead whale (Balaena mysticetus). Science of the Total Environment, 399 (1-3), 165-78.

Tiwari, H.K., Barnholtz-Sloan, J., Wineinger, N., Padilla, M.A., Vaughan, L.K., Allison, D.B. (2008). Review and Evaluation of Methods Correcting for Population Stratification with a Focus on Underlying Statistical Principles. Human Heredity, 66, 67-86. doi: 10.1159/000119107.

Vogt, R., Bersamin, A., Winkleby, MA. (2008) Evaluating Risk Factors and Community Interventions to Increase Control and Treatment of Asthma in a Low Income Semi-rural California Community. Journal of Asthma. 45(7):568

Wang, Y., D. Francis, D.M. O'Brien, and M.J. Wooller (2008). A protocol for preparing subfossil Chironomid head capsules (Diptera: Chironomidae) for stable isotope analysis in paleoclimate reconstruction. Journal of Paleolimnology, published online 2/20/08. p. DOI 10.1007/s10933-008-9197-3.

Wise, J.P. Sr., S.S. Wise, S. Kraus, F. Shaffiey, M. Grau, T.L. Chen, C. Perkins, W.D. Thompson, T. Zheng, Y. Zhang, T. Romano, T. O’Hara. (2008). Hexavalent Chromium Is Cytotoxic and Genotoxic to the North Atlantic Right Whale (Eubalaena glacialis) Lung and Testes Fibroblasts. Genetic Toxicology and Environmental Mutagenesis, 650, 30-38.

Woshner, V., K. Knott, R. Wells, C. Willetto, R. Swor, T. O’Hara. (2008). Mercury and Selenium in Blood of Bottlenose Dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) from Sarasota Bay, FL: Interaction and Reference to Life History and Hematologic Parameters. EcoHealth, 5 (1), DOI: 10.1007/s10393-008-0164-2.

Books/Chapters

Dana, R.H., Allen, J. (ed.) (2008). Cultural Competency Training in a Global Society. New York, Springer.

Dana, R.H., Allen, J. (2008). Globalization: Psychological problems and social needs. In: Cultural Competency Training in a Global Society. New York, Springer: 25-42.

Dana, R.H., Allen, J. (2008). The human face of globalization. In: Cultural Competency Training in a Global Society. New York, Springer:  5-24.

Dana, R.H., Allen, J. (2008). Transitions integrating research and practice. In: Cultural Competency Training in a Global Society. New York, Springer ; 67-78.

2007

Allen, J. (2007). A Multicultural Assessment Supervision Model to Guide Research and Practice. Professional Psychology: Research and Practice, 38 (3), 248-258.

Bentzen, T.W., E.H. Follmann, S.C. Amstrup, G.W. York, M.J. Wooller and T.M. O’Hara. (2007). Variation in winter feeding ecology of southern Beaufort Sea polar bears inferred from stable isotope analysis. Canadian Journal of Zoology 85, 596-608.

Bersamin, A., Luick, B.R., Ruppert, E., Stern, J.S., Zidenberg-Cherr, S. (2007). Nutrient intakes are associated with adherence to a traditional diet among Yup’ik Eskimos living in remote Alaska Native Communities: The CANHR Study. International Journal of Circumpolar Health, 66 (1), 62-70.

Boyer, B.B., Mohatt, G.V., Pasker, R.L., Drew, E.M., McGlone, K.K. (2007). Sharing results from complex disease genetics studies: a community based participatory research approach. International Journal of Circumpolar Health, 66 (1), 19-30.

Boyer, B., Mohatt, G.V., Plaetke, R., Herron, J., Stanhope, K.L., Stephensen, C., Havel, P.J., and the CANHR Project Team. (2007). Metabolic Syndrome in Yup’ik Eskimos: The Center for Alaska Native Health Research (CANHR) Study. Obesity, 15 (11), 2535-2540.

Boyer, B., Mohatt, G.V., Plaetke, R., Herron, J., Stanhope, K.L., Stephensen, C., Havel, P.J., and the CANHR Project Team. (2007). Metabolic Syndrome in Yup’ik Eskimos: The Center for Alaska Native Health Research (CANHR) Study. Obesity, 15 (11), 2535-2540.

Brookens, T.J., J.T. Harvey, and T.M. O’Hara. (2007). Trace-element concentrations in the Pacific harbor seal, Phoca vitulina richardii, in central and northern California: influence of age, sex, and trophic level.Science of the Total Environment, 372 (2-3),  676–92.

Dehn, L., Sheffield, G.G., Follmann, E.H., Duffy, L.K., Thomas, D.L., O’Hara, T.M., (2007). Feeding ecology of phocid seals and some walrus in the Alaskan and Canadian Arctic as determined by stomach contents and stable isotope analysis. Polar Biology, 30, 167-181.

Doorack, J.E., Allen, J., Battaglia, J. (2007) Co-occurring SAD symptomatology and schizophrenia at high latitude: A pilot study. International Journal of Circumpolar Health, 66 (3), 49-57.

Hopkins, S.E., Mohatt, G.V., Kwachka, P., Lardon, C. (2007). Keeping Busy: A Yup’ik/Cup’ik perspective on heath and aging.  International Journal of Circumpolar Health, 66 (1), 42-50.

Koverola, C. (2007).  Perpetuating mother-blaming rhetoric:  A commentary.  Journal of Child Sexual Abuse, 16 (1), 137-143.

Koverola, C., Murtaugh, C. A., Connors, K. M., Reeves, G., & Papas, M. A. (2007). Children exposed to intra-familial violence: Predictors of attrition and retention in treatment. Journal of Aggression, Maltreatment & Trauma, 14 (4), 19-42.

Lardon, C., Drew, E.M., Kernak, D., Lupie, H., & Soule, S. (2007). Health Promotion in Rural Alaska: Building Partnerships across Distance and Cultures. Partnership Perspectives, 6 (1),125-132

Legaspi, A.V.C., Orr, E.M., the CANHR Data Dissemination Team. (2007). Disseminating Research on Community Health and Well Being: A Collaboration Between Alaska Native Villages and the Academe. American Indian and Alaska Native Mental Health Research: the Journal of the National Center, 14 (1), 24-43.

Mohatt, G.V., Plaetke, R., Klejka, J., Luick, B.R., Lardon, C., Bersamin, A., Hopkins, S.E., Dondanville, M., Herron, J., and Boyer, B.B., (2007). The Center for Alaska Native Health Research Study: A community-based participatory research study of obesity and chronic disease-related protective and risk factors.  International Journal of Circumpolar Health, 66 (1), 8-18. PMID:17451130.

O’Brien, D.M. and M.J. Wooller (2007). Tracking human migration using stable oxygen and hydrogen isotope analyses of hair and urine.  Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry 21: 2422-2430.

Rosa, C., T.M. O’Hara, P. Hoekstra, K. Refsal J.E. Blake. (2007). Serum thyroid hormone concentrations and thyroid histomorphology as biomarkers in bowhead whales (Balaena mysticetus). Canadian Journal of Zoology 85, 609-618.

Scinicariello, F., Murray, H.E., Moffett, D.B., Abadin, H.G., Sexton, M.J., Fowler, B.A. (2007). Lead and delta-aminolevulinic acid dehydratase polymorphism: where does it lead? A meta analysis. Environ Health Perspectives, 115 (1), 35-41.

Segal, B., Saylor, B. (2007).  Social transition in the north: comparisons of drug-taking behavior among Alaska and Russian Natives.  International Journal of Circumpolar Health, 66 (1), 71-76.

Wessel, J., Schork, A.J., Tiwari, H.K, Schork, N.J. (2007). Powerful Designs for Genetic Association Studies that Consider Twins and Sibling Pairs with Discordant Genotypes. Genetic Epidemiology, 31, 789-796.

Wilkinson, M.J., Yai, Y., & O’Brien, D. (2007). Age-related variation in red blood cell stable isotope ratios (delta13C and delta15N) from two Yup’ik villages in southwest Alaska: A pilot study. International Journal of Circumpolar Health, 66 (1), 31-41.

Wolsko, C., Lardon, C., Mohatt, G.V. (2007). Stress, coping, and well-being among the Yup’ik of the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta: the role of enculturation and acculturation.   International Journal of Circumpolar Health, 66 (1), 51-60.

Books/Chapters

Mohatt, G. V., Allen, J., & Thomas, L. R. (2007). Drug and alcohol abuse in cross-cultural counseling. In P. Pedersen, J. Draguns, W. Lonner, & J. E. Trimble, (Eds.), Counseling across cultures, sixth edition. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage, 395-413.

Trimble, J.E., Gonzalez, J. (2007). Cultural Considerations and Perspectives for Providing Psychological Counseling for Native American Indians. In P. Pedersen, J. Draguns, W. Lonner, & J. E. Trimble, (Eds.), Counseling across cultures, sixth edition. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage. P.93-111.

2006

Allen, J., Mohatt, G., Rasmus, S.M., Hazel, K., Thomas, L., Lindley, S. & The People Awakening Team (2006). The tools to understand: Community as co-researcher on culture specific protective factors for Alaska Natives.  Community Action Research: Benefits to community members and service providers and simultaneously published in the Journal of Prevention & Intervention in Community, 32 (1/2), 41-61.

Barger, J. L., Barnes B. M and Boyer B. B. (2006). Regulation of UCP1 and UCP3 in arctic ground squirrels and relation with mitochondrial proton leak. Journal of Applied Physiology, 101, 339-347.

Bersamin, A., Luick, B.R., Ruppert, E., Stern, J.S., & Zidenberg-Cherr, S. (2006). Diet quality among Yup’ik Eskimos living in rural communities: The CANHR pilot study. Journal of the American Dietetic Association, 106 (7), 1055-1063.

Dehn LA, Follmann EH, Thomas DL, Sheffield, GG, Rosa C, Duffy LK, O’Hara TM. (2006). Trophic relationships in an Arctic food web and implications for trace metal transfer. Science of the Total Environment, 362 (1-3), 103-23.

Deters, P.B., Novins, D.K., Frickensher, L. (2006). Trauma and posttraumatic stress disorder symptomatology: Patterns among American Indian adolescents in substance abuse treatment. American Journal of Orthopsychiatry, 76 (3), 335-345.

Doorack, J.E., Allen, J., Battaglia, J. (2007) Co-occurring SAD symptomatology and schizophrenia at high latitude: A pilot study. International Journal of Circumpolar Health, 66 (3), 49-57.

Godard, C.A.J., S.S. Wise, R.S. Kelly, B. Goodale, S. Kraus, T. Romano, T. O’Hara & J.P. Wise Sr. (2006). Benzo[a]pyrene cytotoxicity in right whale (/Eubalaena lacialis/) skin, testis and lung cell lines. Marine Environmental Research, 62, S20-S24.

Kucklick, J.R., Krahn, M.M., Becker, P.R., Porter, B.J., Schantz, M.M., York, G.S., O’Hara, T.M., Wise, S.A. (2006). Persistent organic pollutants in Alaskan ringed seal (Phoca hispida) and walrus (Odobenus rosmarus) blubber. Journal of Environmental Monitoring, 8(8):848-54.

Min, K.J., M.F. Hogan, M. Tatar, D.M. O’Brien. (2006). Resource allocation to reproduction and soma in Drosophila: stable isotope analysis of carbon from dietary sugar.  Journal of Insect Physiology, 52 (7), 763-770.

Mohatt, G.V., Trimble, J., & Dickson, R. (2006). Psychosocial Foundations of Academic Performance in Culture Based Education Programs for American Indian and Alaska Native Youth: Reflections on a Multidisciplinary Perspective. Journal of American Indian Education (Special Issue), 45 (3), 38-59.

O’Hara, T. M., C. Hanns, G. Bratton, R. Taylor, V.M. Woshner. (2006). Essential and non-essential elements in eight tissue types from subsistence hunted bowhead whale: Nutritional and toxicological assessment. International Journal of Circumpolar Health. 65 (3), 228-42.

Reynolds, J., Wetzel, D., & O’Hara. T.M.. (2006). Human health implications of omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids in bowhead whale (Balaena mysticetus) blubber. Arctic, 59 (2), 155-164.

Saylor, B., Graves, K., Cochran, P. (2006) A Resilience-based Approach to Health Intervention Planning. Northwest Public Health,Spring/Summer.

Scott, J.H., D.M. O'Brien, M.L. Fogel, D. Emerson, H. Sun, G.D. McDonald. (2006). Determination of carbon flux through the intermediary metabolism of microbial communities utilizing amino acid GC-IRMS Analysis.  Astrobiology, 6 (6), 867-880.

Smith, H.S., P. Bjerregaard, H.M. Chan, A. Carriveau, S.V.O. Ebbesson, R.A. Etzel, R.A. Fabsitz, H. Hakonarson, C. Hild, E.D. Nobmann, J. Reading, L. Tereshchenko, T.K. Young, & B.V. Howard. (2006). Research with Arctic peoples: Unique research opportunities in heart, lung, blood and sleep disorders. Inter. J.  Circumpolar Health, 65 (1), 79-90.

Wolsko, C., Lardon, C., Hopkins, S., & Ruppert, E. (2006). Conceptions of wellness among the Yup'ik of the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta: The vitality of social and natural connection.  Ethnicity and Health, 11 (4), 345-363.

Wolsko, C., Park, B., & Judd, C. M. (2006). Considering the Tower of Babel: Correlates of assimilation and multiculturalism among ethnic minority and majority groups in the United States. Social Justice Research, 19 (3), 277-306.

Yan J, Burman A, Nichols C, Alila L, Showe LC, Showe MK, Boyer BB, Barnes BM, Marr TG. (2006). The Detection of Differential Gene Expression in Brown Adipose Tissue of Hibernating Arctic Ground Squirrels Using Mouse Microarrays. Physiol Genomics, 25 (2), 346-353, PMID:16465973.

Books/Chapters

Allen, J. (2006). Ethnic Identity Development Measures: Black Racial Identity Attitude Scale. Encyclopedia of Multicultural Psychology. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

Allen, J., Mohatt, G.V., Hazel, K., Rasmus, M., Thomas, L. & Lindley, S.  (2006). The tools to understand: Community as co-researcher on culture specific protective factors for Alaska Natives. In Reeb, R., (ed.), Community Action Research: Benefits to Community Members and Service Providers. Binghamton, NY: Haworth Press. Published simultaneously in Journal of Prevention and Intervention in the Community, 32,41-59.

Allen, J., Vaage, A. B., & Hauff, E. (2006). Refugees, asylum seekers, internally displaced persons, and trafficked individuals: Acculturation in involuntary immigration and forced displacement. In Sam, D. & Berry, J. (ed.), Cambridge Handbook of Acculturation Psychology. London: Cambridge University Press.

Koverola, C., Murtaugh, C. (2006). Domestic Violence. In Y. Jackson (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Multicultural Psychology. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications, 235-238.

Pawelko, L., & Koverola, C. (2006). Children in the crossfire: Impact of exposure to intimate partner violence.  In. K. Kendall-Tackett & Sarah Giacomoni (Eds.). Intimate Partner Violence, Civic Research Institute.

2005

Balcazar, F.E, Keys, C.B., Davis, M.I., Lardon, C., & Jones, C. (2005). Intervention research in vocational rehabilitation: Strengths and challenges. Journal of Rehabilitation, 71 (2), 40-48.

Boyer, B.B., Mohatt, G.V., Lardon, C., Plaetke, R., Luick, B.R., Hutchison, S. H., Mayolo, G.A., Ruppert, E., Bersamin, A. (2005). Building a community-based participatory research center to investigate obesity and diabetes in Alaska Natives. International Journal of Circumpolar Health, 64(3), 281-290.

Bradley, M.J., Kurtz, S.J., Jenkins, E., & O’Hara, T.M. (2005). The potential impact of climate change on infections diseases of arctic fauna.International Journal of Circumpolar Health, 64(5), 468-77.

Dehn L-A, Follmann EH, Rosa C, Duffy LK, Thomas DL, Bratton GR, Taylor RJ, O’Hara TM. (2005). Stable isotope and trace element status of subsistence hunted bowhead (Balaena mysticetus) and beluga whales (Delphinapterus leucas) in Alaska and gray whales (Eschrichtius robustus) in Chukotka. Marine Pollution Bulletin 52 (3), 301-19.

Dehn L-A, Sheffield GG, Follmann EH, Duffy LK, Thomas DL, Bratton GR, Taylor RJ, O'Hara TM. (2005). Trace elements in tissues of phocid seals harvested in the Alaskan and Canadian Arctic – Influence of age and feeding ecology. Can J Zool 83, 726–746.

Dehn L-A, Sheffield GG, Follmann EH, Duffy LK, Thomas DL, Bratton GR, Taylor RJ, O'Hara TM. (2005). Trace elements in tissues of phocid seals harvested in the Alaskan and Canadian Arctic – Influence of age and feeding ecology. Can J Zool 83, 726–746.

Hild, C.M. (2005). Multicultural engagement for learning and understanding. In R.O. van Everdingen (Ed.). Proceedings 14th Inuit Studies Conference: 11-15 August 2004, The Arctic Institute of North America, University of Calgary, Calgary Alberta, Canada (pp 95-108). Calgary, Canada: Arctic Institute of North America.  

Hoekstra, P.F., O’Hara, T.M., Backus, S.M., Hanns, C., and Muir, D.C.G.  (2005). Concentrations of persistent organochlorine contaminants in bowhead whale tissues and other biota from northern Alaska: Implications to human exposure from a subsistence diet. Environmental Research, 98(3), 329-340.

Holt, D.W., C. Hanns, T. O’Hara, K. Burek, and R. Frantz. (2005). New Distribution Records of Echinococcus multilocularis in the Brown Lemming from Barrow, Alaska, USA. J. of Wildlife Disease,s 41 (1), 257-259.

Hughes-Hanks JM, Rickard LG, Panuska C, Saucier JR, O’Hara TM, Dehn L., Rolland RM. (2005).  Prevalence of Cryptosporidium spp. andGiardia spp. in five marine mammal species.  Journal of Parasitology, 91(5), 1225-28.

Knowler, W.C., Coresh, J., Elston, R.C., Freedman, B.I., Iyengar, S., Kimmel, P.L., Olson, J. Plaetke, R., Sedor, J., Seldin, M.F., on behalf of the Family Investigation of Nephropathy and Diabetes Research Group. (2005). Family Investigation of Nephropathy and Diabetes (FIND): Design and Methods. The Journal of Diabetes and its Complications, 19, 1-5.

Koverola, C., Papas, M.A., Pitts, S. Black, M.M., Murtaugh, C., & Dubowitz, H. (2005). Longitudinal investigation of the relationship between maternal victimization, depressive symptoms, social support and children's behavior and development. Journal of Interpersonal Violence,20(12). 1-24.

Lichtenstein, M.J., Pruski, L.A., Marchall, C.E., Blalock, C.L., Liu, Y., Plaetke, R. (2005). Do middle school students really have fixed images of elders? Lack of strong evidence for a stereotype of aging. Journal of Gerontology: Social Sciences, 60B, S37-S47.

Lichtenstein, M.J., Pruski, L.A., Marshall, C.E., Blalock, C.L., Liu, Y., Plaetke, R. (2005). Disseminating the Positively Aging teaching materials: Results of a controlled trial. Educational Gerontology, 31, 541-561.

O’Brien, D.M., Boggs. C.L., and Fogel, M.L.. (2005). The amino acids used in reproduction by butterflies: a comparative study of dietary sources using compound specific stable isotope analysis. Physiological and Biochemical Zoology, 78 (5), 819-827.

O’Hara, T., Hoekstra, P.F., Hanns, C., Backus, S.M., Muir, D.C. (2005). Concentrations of selected persistent organochlorine contaminants in store bought foods from northern Alaska: Human exposure implications. International Journal of Circumpolar Health, 64 (4), 303-13.

Panchanadeswaran, S., & Koverola, C. (2005). The voices of battered women in India. Violence Against Women, 11 (6), 736-758.

Institute. Riget, F., Muir, D., Kwan, M., Savinova, T., Nyman, M., Woshner, V., & O’Hara, T.M. (2005). Circumpolar

Schoenberg, N.E., Amey, C.H., Stoller, E.P., and Drew, E.M. (2005). The Pivotal Role of Cardiac Self-Care in Treatment Timing. Social Science and Medicine, 60 (5), 1047-1060.

Schoenberg, N. E., Drew, E.M., Stoller, E.P., & Kart, C.S. (2005).  Situating stress: Lessons from lay discourses on diabetes. Medical Anthropology Quarterly, 19 (2), 171-193.

Suarez, R.W., C.A. Darveau, K. Welch, Jr., D.M. O’Brien, D.W. Roubik, P.W. Hochachka.(2005). Energy metabolism in orchid bee flight muscles: Carbohydrate fuels all.  Journal of Experimental Biology, 208, 3573-3579.

Tiwari, H.K., Holt, J., George, V., Beasley, T.M., Amos, C.I., Allison, D.B. (2005). New Joint Covariance- and Marginal-Based Tests for Association and Linkage for Quantitative Traits for Random and Non-Random Sampling. Genetic Epidemiology, 28, 48-57.

Books/Chapters

Rasmus, S.M., Atuk, A., Orr, E., & Mohatt, G.V. (2005). People Awakening: Stories of hope and courage in sobriety and substance abuse. Fairbanks, AK: University of Alaska Fairbanks, Department of Psychology.

2004

Allen, J., LeMaster, P.L., Deters, P.B. (2004). Mapping pathways to services: Description of local service systems for American Indian and Alaska Native children by circles of care. American Indian and Alaska Native Mental Health Research: The Journal of the National Center, 11, 65-86.

Bess, G., Allen, J., Deters, P.B. (2004). The evaluation life cycle: A retrospective assessment of stages and phases of the circles of care initiative. American Indian and Alaska Native Mental Health Research: The Journal of the National Center, 11, 30-41.

Boyer, B.B., Heo, M., Allison, D.B., Liebenstein, N.T., Cho, I.S., Wang, Z. Heymsfield, S. B. (2004). Comparison of body composition methodologies: determining what is most practical for the hospital, research laboratory or remote field study. International Journal of Body Composition Research, 2 (3), 115-124.

Callaway, D. (2004). The health of elders: A comparison of communities across the Bering Strait. International Journal of Circumpolar Health, Suppl. 1, 31-37.

Coll, K.M., Mohatt, G.V., LeMaster, P.L. (2004). Feasibility assessment of the service delivery model. In P.B. Deters & D.K. Novins (Eds.),American Indian and Alaska Native Mental Health Research: The Journal of the National Center, 11 (2), 99-108.

Deters, P.B., Novins, D.K., Manson, S.M. (2004). Editorial: The evaluation component of the first round of the Circles of Care initiative.American Indian and Alaska Native Mental Health Research: The Journal of the National Center, 11, ix - xii.

Elsner, R., George, J.C., O'Hara, T. (2004). Vasomotor responses of isolated peripheral blood vessels from bowhead whales: Thermoregulatory implications. Marine Mammal Science, 20 (3), 546-53.

Goropashnaya, A.V., Fedorov, V.B., Seifert, B., Pamilo, P. (2004). Limited phylogeographical structure across Eurasia in two red wood ant species Formica pratensis and F. lugubris (Hymenoptera, Formicidae). Molecular Ecology, 13 (7), 1849-58.

Grigorenko, Elena L.; Meier, Elisa; Lipka, Jerry; Mohatt, Gerald; Yanez, Evelyn; Sternberg, Robert J. (2004). Academic and practical intelligence: A case study of the Yup'ik in Alaska. By:. Learning & Individual Differences, Vol. 14 Issue 4, p183-207.

Hamrick, K.J., Smith, J. (2004). Potential future studies on the nutritional status among indigenous peoples in Alaska and the Russian Far East: Preliminary assessment of the Social Transition in the North data set. International Journal of Circumpolar Health, Suppl. 1, 43-48.

Hild, C.M. (2004). Arctic telehealth: North to the future. In J. Leppaluoto (Ed.), Proceedings of the 12th International Congress on Circumpolar Health. Oulu, Finland: International Journal of Circumpolar Health, 63 (Suppl 2), 63-70.

Jumper-Thurman, P., Allen, J., Deters, P.B. (2004). The circles of care evaluation: Doing participatory evaluation with American Indian and Alaska Native Communities. American Indian and Alaska Native Mental Health Research: The Journal of the National Center, 11, 139-154.

Kelly, J.G., Azelton, L.S., Lardon, C., Mock, L.O., Tandon, S.D. & Thomas, M. (2004). On community leadership: Stories about collaboration in action research. American Journal of Community Psychology, 33, 205-216.

Means, S.M. (2004). The Social Transition in the North: Collection and data access protocols. International Journal of Circumpolar Health, suppl. 1, 53-56.

Mohatt, G.V., Hazel, K., Allen, J.R., Stachelrodt, M., Hensel, C., Fath, R. (2004). Unheard Alaska: Participatory action on sobriety with Alaska Natives. American Journal of Community Psychology, 33 (3), 263-273.

Mohatt, G.V., Rasmus, S.M., Thomas, L., Allen, J., Hazel, K., Hensel, C. (2004). "Tied Together Like a Woven Hat:" Protective Pathways to Alaska Native Sobriety. Harm Reduction Journal, 1:10. doi:10.1186/1477-7517-1-10.PMCID: PMC535345.

Pruski, L.A., Plaetke, R., Blalock,C.L., Marshall, C.E., Lihtenstein, M.J. (2004). The Stealth Gerontology Program: Training teachers to infuse aging and age-related topics into the public school classroom. Educational Gerontology, 30, 691-710.

Saylor, B. (2004). Tribal health authorities are essential to Alaska's public health. Northwest Public Health. Fall, 6-7.

Saylor, B., Cochran, P. (2004). Forward, Special issue on Social Transitions of the North. International Journal of Circumpolar Health, 63 suppl. 1, 3-4.

Saylor, B., Hughes, G. (2004). The preliminary assessment of the social transitions of the north dataset: A comparison of STN survey and enumeration data for selected Northwest Alaskan communities. International Journal of Circumpolar Health, 63 suppl. 1, 25-30.

Seifert, B. & Goropashnaya, A.V. (2004) Ideal phenotypes and mismatching haplotypes - errors of  mtDNA treeing in ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) detected by standardized morphometry Organisms. Diversity and Evolution, 4, 295-305.

Books/Chapters

Harper, G.W., Lardon, C., Rappaport, J., Bangi, A.K., Contreras, R., Pedraza, A. (2004). Community narratives: The use of narrative ethnography in participatory community research. In L.A. Jason, C.B. Keys, Y.Suarez-Balcazar, R.R. Taylor, M.Davis, J. Durlak, & D. Isenberg (Eds.), Participatory community research: Theories and methods in action.  American Psychological Assn.: Washington, D.C.

Wolsko, C., Park, B., & Judd, C.M. (2004). Interethnic ideology and cultural diversity: a social psychological perspective. In W.N. Lee, J. Williams, & C.P. Haugtvedt (Eds.), Diversity in Advertising (pp. 75-92). Hillsdale, NJ: Erlbaum: 75-92.

2003

Arar, N.H., Hazuda, H.P., Plaetke, R., Sartorio, V., Arar, M.Y., & Abboud, H.E. (2003). Familial Clustering of Diabetic Nephropathy: Perception and risk recognition among Mexican-American patients with a family history of diabetes. Diabetes Spectrum, 16, 136-142.

Barger, J.L., Brand, M.D., Barnes, B.M., Boyer, B.B. (2003). Tissue-specific depression of mitochondrial proton leak and substrate oxidation in hibernating arctic ground squirrels.  Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol, 284 (5), 1306-13.  Epub 2003 Jan. 23.

Deters, P.B., Range, L.M. (2003). Does writing reduce Posttraumatic Stress Disorder symptoms? Violence and Victims, 18 (5), 569-580.

Hazel, K. and E. Onaga. (2003). Experimental social innovation and dissemination: The promise and its delivery. American Journal of Community Psychology, 32 (4), 285-294.

Hensel, C., Haakenson, S., Mohatt, G.V. (2003). "It's been good not drinking": Alaska Native narratives of lifetime sobriety.  Arctic Anthropology, 40(2), 75-82.

Hild, C.M. (2003). Communicating risks about Alaska Natives' food. Northwest Public Health, 20, 12-13.

Koverola, C., Heger, A. (2003).  Children exposed to domestic violence: Implications of policy and practice. Journal of Interpersonal Violence,18, 331-337.

Lardon, C. (2003). Understanding what health and wellness means to Yup’ik people: Working with Alaska Native communities to conduct research and promote health. In A.Wong (Ed.), Proceedings of the First Nations Nutrition and Health Conference, (pp. 81-85). Friends of Aboriginal Health, Vancouver, B.C.

Lichtenstein, M.J., Pruski, L.A., Marshall, C.E., Blalock, C.L., Lee, S., Plaetke, R. (2003). Sentence completion to assess children's views about aging, Gerontologist, 43, 839-848.

Pruski, L..A., Blalock, C.L., Plaetke, R., Murphy, D.L., Marshall, C.E., & Lichtestein, M.J. (2003). "Watch your mouth!"- Teaching oral health in the reading classroom. Educational Gerontology, 29, 551-564.

Saylor, B. (2003). Observations of the Healing Power of Narrative. Arctic Anthropology, 40 (2), 109-111.

Shechter, I. Dai, P. Roseman, M.A., Gupta, D.D., Boyer, B.B., Guan, G. (2003). Low temperature effect on the sterol-dependent processing of SREBPs and transcription of cholesterol and fatty acid related genes in GepG2 cells. J Lipid Res, 44 (8),1581-90, PMID:12754279.

Wolsko, C., Park, B., Judd, C.M., & Bachelor, J. (2003). Intergroup contact: Effects on group evaluations and perceived variability. Group Processes and Intergroup Relations, 6, 93-110.

Books/Chapters

Koverola, C., Panchanadeswaran, S. (2003). Intervention with women of color: Intersection of vicitimization and cultural diversity. In K. Kendall-Tackett (Ed.), Health Effects of Family Violence. (pp 45-62). Washington, D.C.; American Psychological Association

2002

Heo, M., Leibel, R.L., Jontaine, K.R., Boyer, B.B., Chung, W.K., Koulu, M., Karvonen, M.K., Pesonen, U., Rissanen, A., Laakso, M., Uusitupa, M.I.J., Chagnon, Y., Bouchard, C., Donohoue, P.A., Burns, T.L., Shuldiner, A.R., Silver, K., Andersen, R.E., Pedersen, O., Echwalk, S., Sorensen, T.I.A., Behn, P., Permutt, M.A., Jacobs, K.B., Elston, R.C., Hoffman, D.J., Allison, D.B. (2002). A meta-analytic investigation of linkage and association of common leptin receptor (LEPR) polymorphisms with body mass index and waist circumference. International Journal of Obesity, 26 (5), 640-646.

2001

Hazel, K., Mohatt, G.V. (2001). Cultural and spiritual pathways to sobriety: Informing substance abuse prevention for Native American Communities.  The Journal of Community Psychology, 29, 541-562.

Hild, C. (2001). Arctic Telemedicine Project. International Journal of Circumpolar Health, 60, 461-465.

Mohatt, G.V., Hazel, K. & Mohatt, J.W. (2001). Prevention in Alaska [Monograph]. In F. Beauvais and J. Trimble (Eds.) Perspectives on primary health promotion among American Indian and Alaska Natives.  Bethesda, MD: Heath Resources Services Administration, Public Health Service, Bureau of Primary Health Care.

Saylor, B. (2001).  Showcase: Institute for Circumpolar Health Studies. Growing our Own - The value of a local health services research capacity. Northwest Public Health, Spring/Summer, 10-11.