Irene Yen, PhD, MPH


Defining trauma in complex care management: Safety-net providers' perspectives on structural vulnerability and time.

Social science & medicine (1982)

Thompson-Lastad A, Yen IH, Fleming MD, Van Natta M, Rubin S, Shim JK, Burke NJ

Assessing Patient Activation among High-Need, High-Cost Patients in Urban Safety Net Care Settings.

Journal of urban health : bulletin of the New York Academy of Medicine

Napoles TM, Burke NJ, Shim JK, Davis E, Moskowitz D, Yen IH

Patient engagement at the margins: Health care providers' assessments of engagement and the structural determinants of health in the safety-net.

Social science & medicine (1982)

Fleming MD, Shim JK, Yen IH, Thompson-Lastad A, Rubin S, Van Natta M, Burke NJ

Racial/Ethnic Differences in the Impact of Neighborhood Social and Built Environment on Breast Cancer Risk: The Neighborhoods and Breast Cancer Study.

Cancer epidemiology, biomarkers & prevention : a publication of the American Association for Cancer Research, cosponsored by the American Society of Preventive Oncology

Conroy SM, Shariff-Marco S, Koo J, Yang J, Keegan TH, Sangaramoorthy M, Hertz A, Nelson DO, Cockburn M, Satariano WA, Yen IH, Ponce NA, John EM, Gomez SL

San Francisco childcare centers' preparedness in the prevention and management of asthma among preschool-aged children.

The Journal of asthma : official journal of the Association for the Care of Asthma

Young CA, Stookey J, Patel AI, Chan C, Evans J, Cohn K, Agana L, Yen IH, Fernandez A, Cabana MD

Utilization of fecal occult blood test in the acute hospital setting and its impact on clinical management and outcomes.

Journal of postgraduate medicine

Mosadeghi S, Ren H, Catungal J, Yen I, Liu B, Wong RJ, Bhuket T

Workplace Discrimination Is Associated With Alcohol Abuse Among Ethnically Diverse Hospital Staff.

Workplace health & safety

Thrasher AD, Wells AM, Spencer SM, Cofie L, Yen IH

Neighborhood Walkability and Walking for Transport Among South Asians in the MASALA Study.

Journal of physical activity & health

Kelley EA, Kandula NR, Kanaya AM, Yen IH

Long-term mortality of patients surviving firearm violence.

Injury prevention : journal of the International Society for Child and Adolescent Injury Prevention

Fahimi J, Larimer E, Hamud-Ahmed W, Anderson E, Schnorr CD, Yen I, Alter HJ

Development of a Tool to Evaluate Asthma Preparedness and Management in Child-Care Centers.

Pediatric allergy, immunology, and pulmonology

Young CA, Chan C, Stookey J, Patel AI, Evans J, Cohn K, Agana L, Yen IH, Fernandez A, Cabana MD

Aging and place--neighborhoods and health in a world growing older.

Journal of aging and health

Michael YL, Yen IH

Neighborhood influences on girls' obesity risk across the transition to adolescence.


Hoyt LT, Kushi LH, Leung CW, Nickleach DC, Adler N, Laraia BA, Hiatt RA, Yen IH

Developing a framework and priorities to promote mobility among older adults.

Health education & behavior : the official publication of the Society for Public Health Education

Anderson LA, Slonim A, Yen IH, Jones DL, Allen P, Hunter RH, Goins RT, Leith KH, Rosenberg D, Satariano WA, McPhillips-Tangum C

California Breast Cancer Prevention Initiatives: Setting a research agenda for prevention.

Reproductive toxicology (Elmsford, N.Y.)

Sutton P, Kavanaugh-Lynch MH, Plumb M, Yen IH, Sarantis H, Thomsen CL, Campleman S, Galpern E, Dickenson C, Woodruff TJ

Neighborhood Characteristics and ADHD: Results of a National Study.

Journal of attention disorders

Razani N, Hilton JF, Halpern-Felsher BL, Okumura MJ, Morrell HE, Yen IH

Local food environments are associated with girls' energy, sugar-sweetened beverage and snack-food intakes.

Public health nutrition

Deierlein AL, Galvez MP, Yen IH, Pinney SM, Biro FM, Kushi LH, Teitelbaum S, Wolff MS

How design of places promotes or inhibits mobility of older adults: realist synthesis of 20 years of research.

Journal of aging and health

Yen IH, Fandel Flood J, Thompson H, Anderson LA, Wong G

Impact of neighborhood and individual socioeconomic status on survival after breast cancer varies by race/ethnicity: the Neighborhood and Breast Cancer Study.

Cancer epidemiology, biomarkers & prevention : a publication of the American Association for Cancer Research, cosponsored by the American Society of Preventive Oncology

Shariff-Marco S, Yang J, John EM, Sangaramoorthy M, Hertz A, Koo J, Nelson DO, Schupp CW, Shema SJ, Cockburn M, Satariano WA, Yen IH, Ponce NA, Winkleby M, Keegan TH, Gomez SL

A pilot study using global positioning systems (GPS) devices and surveys to ascertain older adults' travel patterns.

Journal of applied gerontology : the official journal of the Southern Gerontological Society

Yen IH, Leung CW, Lan M, Sarrafzadeh M, Kayekjian KC, Duru OK

Comparing Symptom Burden in Patients with Metastatic and Nonmetastatic Cancer.

Journal of palliative medicine

Kim Y, Yen IH, Rabow MW

Built environment and mobility of older adults: important policy and practice efforts.

Journal of the American Geriatrics Society

Yen IH, Anderson LA

Does neighborhood environment influence girls' pubertal onset? findings from a cohort study.

BMC pediatrics

Deardorff J, Fyfe M, Ekwaru JP, Kushi LH, Greenspan LC, Yen IH

Older people and social connectedness: how place and activities keep people engaged.

Journal of aging research

Yen IH, Shim JK, Martinez AD, Barker JC

The influence of neighborhood food stores on change in young girls' body mass index.

American journal of preventive medicine

Leung CW, Laraia BA, Kelly M, Nickleach D, Adler NE, Kushi LH, Yen IH

Predictors of pneumonia severity in HIV-infected adults admitted to an Urban public hospital.

AIDS patient care and STDs

Chew KW, Yen IH, Li JZ, Winston LG

Integration of social epidemiology and community-engaged interventions to improve health equity.

American journal of public health

Wallerstein NB, Yen IH, Syme SL

An analysis of public health policy and legal issues relevant to mobile food vending.

American journal of public health

Tester JM, Stevens SA, Yen IH, Laraia BL

Functional recovery following musculoskeletal injury in hospital workers.

Occupational medicine (Oxford, England)

Gillen M, Cisternas MG, Yen IH, Swig L, Rugulies R, Frank J, Blanc PD

Measuring the neighborhood environment: associations with young girls' energy intake and expenditure in a cross-sectional study.

The international journal of behavioral nutrition and physical activity

Leung CW, Gregorich SE, Laraia BA, Kushi LH, Yen IH

Mobile food vending and the after-school food environment.

American journal of preventive medicine

Tester JM, Yen IH, Laraia B

Primary health-care delivery gaps among medically underserved Asian American and Pacific Islander populations.

Public health reports (Washington, D.C. : 1974)

Weir RC, Tseng W, Yen IH, Caballero J

Neighborhood environment in studies of health of older adults: a systematic review.

American journal of preventive medicine

Yen IH, Michael YL, Perdue L

The association of socioeconomic status and psychosocial and physical workplace factors with musculoskeletal injury in hospital workers.

American journal of industrial medicine

Gillen M, Yen IH, Trupin L, Swig L, Rugulies R, Mullen K, Font A, Burian D, Ryan G, Janowitz I, Quinlan PA, Frank J, Blanc P

Negative life events and quality of life in adults with asthma.


Archea C, Yen IH, Chen H, Eisner MD, Katz PP, Masharani U, Yelin EH, Earnest G, Blanc PD

Area-level socio-economic status and health status among adults with asthma and rhinitis.

The European respiratory journal

Blanc PD, Yen IH, Chen H, Katz PP, Earnest G, Balmes JR, Trupin L, Friedling N, Yelin EH, Eisner MD

Integrating qualitative research into occupational health: a case study among hospital workers.

Journal of occupational and environmental medicine / American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine

Gordon DR, Ames GM, Yen IH, Gillen M, Aust B, Rugulies R, Frank JW, Blanc PD

Impact of the home indoor environment on adult asthma and rhinitis.

Journal of occupational and environmental medicine / American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine

Blanc PD, Eisner MD, Katz PP, Yen IH, Archea C, Earnest G, Janson S, Masharani UB, Quinlan PJ, Hammond SK, Thorne PS, Balmes JR, Trupin L, Yelin EH

The psychosocial work environment and musculoskeletal disorders: design of a comprehensive interviewer-administered questionnaire.

American journal of industrial medicine

Rugulies R, Braff J, Frank JW, Aust B, Gillen M, Yen IH, Bhatia R, Ames G, Gordon DR, Janowitz I, Oman D, Jacobs BP, Blanc P

Socioeconomic gradients in health status over 29 years of follow-up after midlife: the Alameda county study.

Social science & medicine (1982)

Frank JW, Cohen R, Yen I, Balfour J, Smith M

A comprehensive study of the direct and indirect costs of adult asthma.

The Journal of allergy and clinical immunology

Cisternas MG, Blanc PD, Yen IH, Katz PP, Earnest G, Eisner MD, Shiboski S, Yelin EH

Occupational stress factors and alcohol-related behavior in urban transit operators.

Alcoholism, clinical and experimental research

Ragland DR, Greiner BA, Yen IH, Fisher JM

Income inequality and mortality in metropolitan areas of the United States.

American journal of public health

Lynch JW, Kaplan GA, Pamuk ER, Cohen RD, Heck KE, Balfour JL, Yen IH

Gender, race, class, and aging: advances and opportunities.

International journal of health services : planning, administration, evaluation

Dressel P, Minkler M, Yen I

The changing epidemiology of neural tube defects. United States, 1968-1989.

American journal of diseases of children (1960)

Yen IH, Khoury MJ, Erickson JD, James LM, Waters GD, Berry RJ