• Lee, Y, Walton, R, Jackson, L, & Batey, DS. Community-level factors and HIV health among older people living with HIV (PLWH) in Alabama, United States: A qualitative analysis. In press, Journal of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care.
  • Gordian-Arroyo, A, Garofalo, R, Kuhns, LM, Pearson, C, Bruce, J, Batey, DS, Radix, A, Belkind, U, Hidalgo, M, Hirshfield, S, Schrimshaw, E, & Schnall, R. Awareness, willingness, and perceived efficacy of pre-exposure prophylaxis among adolescent sexual minority males. J Urban Health. 2020 Aug 12. doi: 10.1007/s11524-020-00447-5. Online ahead of print. PMID: 32789625.
  • Fogel, JM, Bonsall, D, Cummings, V, Bowden, R, Golubchik, T, de Cesare, M, Wilson, EA, Gamble, T, del Rio, C, Batey, DS, Mayer, KH, Farley, JE, Hughes, JP, Remien, RH, Beyrer, C, Fraser, C, Eshleman, SH. Performance of a high-throughput next-generation sequencing method for analysis of HIV drug resistance and viral load. J Antimicrob Chemother. 2020 Aug 8:dkaa352. doi: 10.1093/jac/dkaa352. Online ahead of print. PMID: 32772080.
  • Schnall, R, Kuhns, L, Pearson, C, Bruce, J, Batey, DS, Radix, A, Belkind, U, Hidalgo, MA, Hirshfield, S, Ganzhorn, S, & Garofalo, R. Preliminary results from a pragmatic clinical trial of MyPEEPS Mobile to improve HIV prevention behaviors in young men. Stud Health Technol Inform. 2020 Jun 16;270:1365-1366. doi: 10.32333/SHTI200444. PMID: 32570661. Clinical Trial.
  • Lee, Y, Batey, DS, Clay, OJ, Emlet, C, Fazeli, PL, & Vance, DE. Older caregivers with HIV: An unrecognized gap in the literature. J Assoc Nurses AIDS Care. 2020 Jun 9. doi: 10.1097/JNC.0000000000000180. Online ahead of print. PMID: 3251195.
  • Batey, DS, Dong, X, Rogers, RP, Merriweather, A, Elopre, L, Rana, AI, Hall, HI, & Mugavero, MJ. Time from HIV diagnosis to viral suppression: A survival analysis of statewide surveillance data in Alabama 2012 to 2014. JMIR Public Health and Surveillance. 2020 May 22;6(2):e17217. doi: 10.2196/17217. PMID: 32045344.
  • Kuhns, LM, Garofalo, R, Hidalgo, M, Hirshfield, S, Pearson, C, Bruce, J, Batey, DS, Radix, A, Belkind, U, Jia, H, & Schnall, R. A randomized controlled efficacy trial of an mHealth HIV prevention intervention for sexual minority young men: MyPEEPS mobile study protocol. BMC Public Health. 2020 Jan 15;20(1):65. doi: 10.1186/s12889-020-8180-4. PMID: 31941475. Clinical Trial.
  • Fogel, JM, Sivay, MV, Cummings, V, Wilson, EA, Hart, S, Gamble, T, Laevendecker, O, Fernandez, R, del Rio, C, Batey, DS, Mayer, KH, Farley, J, McKinstry, L, Hughes, JP, Remien, RH, Beyrer, C, & Eshleman, SH. HIV drug resistance in a cohort of HIV-infected men who have sex with men in the United States. AIDS. 2020 Jan 1;34(1):91-101. doi: 10.1097/QAD.0000000000002394. PMID: 31634196.
  • Kay, ES, Lee, Y, Hauenstein, KK, Jackson, L, Bello, F, Fordham, M, Jackson, E, Rafferty, N, DeRamus, R, Musgrove, K, Rastegar, J, Walton, R, Mugavero, MJ & Batey, DS. “Where people are safe in their own homes”: The interplay of community factors and health among people living with HIV in the Deep South. J HIV/AIDS Soc Ser. 2020;19(2):156-172. doi: 10.1080/15381501.2020.1765225.
  • Schnall, R, Musgrove, K, & Batey, DS. Symptom profile and technology use of persons living with HIV who access services at a community-based organization in the Deep South. J Assoc Nurses AIDS Care. 2020;31(1):42-50. doi: 10.1097/JNC.0000000000000078. PMID: 30908348.
  • Batey, DS, Kay, ES, Westfall, AO, Zinski, A, Drainoni, ML, Gardner, LI, Giordano, T, Keruly, J, Rodriguez, A, Wilson, TE, & Mugavero, MJ, on behalf of the Retention in Care Study Group. Are missed- and kept-visits-based measures capturing different aspects of retention in HIV primary care? AIDS Care 2020 Jan;32(1):98-103. doi: 10.1080/09540121.2019.1659918. Epub 2019 Aug 28. PMID: 31462060.
  • Sohail, M, Rastegar, J, Long, D, Rana, A, Levitan, EB, Reed-Pickens, H, Batey, DS, Ross-Davis, K, Gaddis, K, Tarrant, A, Parmar, J, Raper, JL, & Mugavero, MJ. Data for Care (D4C) Alabama: Clinic-wide risk stratification with enhanced personal contacts for retention in HIV care via the Alabama Quality Management Group. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2019 Dec;82 Suppl 3:S192-S198. doi: 10.1097/QAI.0000000000002205. PMID: 31764254.
  • Rice, WS, Stringer, KL, Sohail, M, Crockett, KB, Atkins, GC, Kudroff, K, Batey, DS, Hicks, J, Turan, JM, Mugavero, MJ, & Turan, B. Accessing pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP): Perceptions of current and potential PrEP users in Birmingham, Alabama. AIDS Behav. 2019 Nov;23(11):2966-2979. doi: 10.1007/s10461-019-02591-9. PMID 31297683.
  • Ignacio, M, Garofalo, R, Pearson, C, Kuhns, LM, Bruce, J, Batey, DS, Radix, A, Belkind, U, Hidalgo, MA, Hirschfield, S, & Schnall, R. Pilot feasibility trial of the MyPEEPS mobile app to reduce sexual risk among young men in four cities. J Amer Med Informatics Assoc Open. 2019 Jul; 2(2): 272-279. doi: 10.1093/jamiaopen/ooz008. PMID: 31294422.
  • Kay, ES, Batey, DS, Westfall, AO, Christopoulos, K, Cole, SR, Crane, HM, Geng, EH, Keruly, JC, Kitahata, MM, Mathews, WC, Mayer, KH, Moore, RD, Napravnik, S, Saag, M, & Mugavero, MJ. Compound retention in care and all-cause mortality among people living with HIV. Open Forum Infect Dis 2019 Mar 7;6(4):ofz120. doi: 10.1093/ofid/ofz120. eCollection 2019 Apr. PMID 31041339.
  • Fredericksen, RJ, Fitzsimmons, E, Gibbons, LE, Dougherty, S, Loo, S, Shurbaji, S., Batey, DS, Avendano-Soto, S, Mathews, WC, Christopoulos, K, Mayer, KH, Mugavero, MJ, Crane, PK, & Crane, HM. Development and content validation of the Multidimensional Assessment of Perceived Social Support (MAPSS), a brief, patient-reported measure of social support for use in HIV care. AIDS Care. 2019 Jan-Dec;31(sup1):1-9. doi: 10.1080/09540121.2019.1612005. PMID 31189333.
  • Philbin, MM, Feaster, DJ, Gooden, L, Duan, R, Das, M, Jacobs, P, Lucas, GM, Batey, DS, Nijhawan, A, Jacobson, JM, Mandler, R, Daar, E, McMahon, DK, Armstrong, WS, del Rio, C, & Metsch, LR. The North-South divide: Substance use risk, care engagement, and viral suppression among hospitalized HIV-infected patients in 11 U.S. cities. Clin Infect Dis. 2019 Jan 1;68(1):146-149. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciy506. PMID: 29920584.
  • Schnall, R, Kuhns, LM, Hidalgo, MA, Powell, D, Thai, J, Hirschfield S, Pearson, C, Ignacio, M, Bruce, J, Batey, DS, Radix, A, Belkind, U, & Garofalo, R. Adaptation of a group-based HIV risk reduction intervention to a mobile app for young sexual minority men. AIDS Educ Prev. 2018 Dec;30(6):449-462. doi: 10.1521/aeap.2018.30.6.449. PMID: 30966769.
  • Kay, ES, Batey, DS, & Mugavero, MJ. The Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program: Supplementary service provision post-Affordable Care Act. AIDS Patient Care STDs. 2018 Jul;32(7):265-271. doi: 10.1089/apc.2018.0032. PMID: 29985648.
  • Maulsby, C, Enobun, B, Batey, DS, Jain, KM, The Access to Care Intervention Team, Riordan, M, Werner, M, & Holtgrave, DR. A mixed-methods exploration of the needs of people living with HIV (PLWH) enrolled in Access to Care, a national HIV linkage, retention and re-engagement in medical care program. AIDS Behav. 2018 Mar;22(3):819-828. doi: 10.1007/s10461-017-1809-3. PMID: 28550379.
  • Kay, ES, Rice, WS, Crockett, KB, Atkins, GC, Batey, DS, & Turan, B. Experienced HIV-related stigma in health care and community settings: Mediated associations with psychosocial and health outcomes. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2018 Mar 1;77(3):257-263. doi: 10.1097/QAI.0000000000001590. PMID: 29140873.
  • Murphree, J, Batey, DS, Kay, ES, Westfall, AO, & Mugavero, MJ. Suboptimal retention in care among recently released prisoners: Implications for social workers in HIV primary care. AIDS Behav. 2018 Feb;23(2):427-432. doi: 10.1007/s10461-018-2254-7. PMID: 30117078.
  • Saag, LA, Tamhane, AR, Batey, DS, Mugavero, MJ, & Eaton, EF. Mental health service utilization is associated with retention in care among persons living with HIV at a university-affiliated HIV clinic. AIDS Res Ther. 2018 Jan 16;15(1):1. doi: 10.1186/s12981-018-0188-9. PMID: 29338735.
  • Schnall, R, Kuhns, L, Hidalgo, M, Hirschfield, S, Pearson, C, Radix, A, Belkind, U, Bruce, J, Batey, DS, & Garofalo, R. Development of MyPEEPS Mobile: A behavioral intervention for young men. Stud Health Technol Inform 2018;250:31. PMID: 29857362.
  • Fifolt, M, Batey, DS, Raper, JL, Mobley, JE, & McCormick, LC. The fragile balance of community-based health care: One community’s united response when the HIV primary care safety net failed. J Public Health Manag Pract. 2017 Sep/Oct;23(5):507-514. doi: 10.1097/PHH.0000000000000566. PMID: 28437277.
  • Gibbons, LE, Fredericksen, R, Batey, DS, Dant, L, Edwards, TC, Mayer, KH, Mathews, WC, Morales, LS, Mugavero, MJ, Yang, FM, Paez, E, Kitahata, MM, Patrick, DL, Crane, HM, & Crane, PK for the Centers for AIDS Research Network of Integrated Clinical Systems (CNICS). Validity assessment of the PROMIS fatigue domain among people living with HIV. AIDS Res Ther. 2017 Apr 11;14:21. doi: 10.1186/s12981-017-0146-y. eCollection 2017. PMID: 28400850.
  • Batey, DS, Whitfield, S, Mulla, M, Stringer, KL, Durojaiye, M, McCormick L, Turan, B, Nyblade, L, Kempf, MC, & Turan, JM. Adaptation and implementation of an intervention to reduce HIV-related stigma among healthcare workers in the United States: Piloting of the FRESH Workshop. AIDS Patient Care STDs. 2016 Nov;30(11):519-527. doi: 10.1089/apc.2016.0223. PMID: 27849373.
  • Kay, ES, Batey, DS & Mugavero, MJ. The HIV treatment cascade and care continuum: Updates, goals, and recommendations for the future. AIDS Res Ther. 2016 Nov 8;13:35. doi: 10.1186/s12981-016-0120-0. eCollection 2016. PMID: 27826353. Review.
  • Gardner, LI, Marks, G, Shahani, L Giordano, TP, Wilson, TE, Drainoni, ML, Keruly, JC, Batey, DS, & Metsch, LR. Assessing efficacy of a retention-in-care intervention among HIV patients with depression, anxiety, heavy alcohol consumption, and illicit drug use. AIDS. 2016 Apr 24;30(7):1111-9. doi: 10.1097/QAD.0000000000001019. PMID: 26760454. Clinical Trial.
  • Zinski, A, Westfall, AO, Gardner, LI, Giordano, TP, Wilson, TE, Drainoni, ML, Keruly, JC, Rodriguez, AE, Malitz, F, Batey, DS, & Mugavero, MJ. The contribution of missed clinic visits to disparities in HIV viral load outcomes. Am J Public Health. 2015 Oct;105(10):2068-75. doi: 10.2105/AJPH.2015.302695. Epub 2015 Aug 13. PMID: 26270301. Clinical Trial.
  • Fredericksen, RJ, Edwards, TC, Merlin, JS, Gibbons, LE, Rao, D., Batey, DS, Dant, L, Paez, E, Church, A, Crane, PK, Crane, HM, & Patrick, DL. Patient and provider priorities for self-reported domain of HIV clinical care. AIDS Care. 2015;27(10):1255-64. doi: 10.1080/09540121.2015.1050983. Epub 2015 Aug 25. PMID: 26304263.
  • Vance, DE, Cody, SL, & Batey, DS. HIV-related cognitive dysfunction: Implications for aging and social work. Soc Work Men Health. 2015;13(6):553-570. doi: 10.1080/15332985.2014.984888.
  • Schumacher, JE, McCullumsmith, C, Mugavero, MJ, Ingle-Pang, PE, Raper, JL, Willig, JH, You, Z, Batey, DS, Crane, H, Lawrence, ST, Wright, C, Treisman, G, & Saag, MS. Routine depression screening in an HIV clinic cohort identifies patients with complex psychiatric co-morbidities who show significant response to treatment. AIDS Behav. 2013 Oct;17(8):2781-91. doi: 10.1007/s10461-012-0342-7. PMID: 23086427.
  • Pollio, DE, Batey, DS, Bender, K, Ferguson, K, & Thompson, S. Technology use among emerging adult homeless in two U.S. cities. Soc Work. 2013 Apr;58(2):173-5. doi: 10.1093/sw/swt006. PMID: 23724580. Clinical Trial.
  • Batey, DS, Hogan, VL, Cantor, R, Hamlin, CM, Ross-Davis, K, Nevin, C, Zimmerman, C, Thomas, S, Mugavero, MJ, & Willig, JH. Short communication routine HIV testing in the emergency department: Assessment of patient perceptions. AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses. 2012 Apr;28(4):352-6. doi: 10.1089/aid.2011.0074. Epub 2011 Jul 26. PMID: 21790474.
  • Laurel Hitchcock, "It All Started with a Tweet… Thoughts on Incorporating Twitter into Field Education,"Field Educator 4.2 (Fall 2014).
  • Meredith Tetloff, Laurel Hitchcock, Andrew Battista, and Deborah Lowry, "Multimodal Composition and Social Justice: Videos as a Tool of Advocacy in Social Work Pedagogy," Journal of Technology in Human Services 32 (Issue 1-2, 2014): 22-38.
  • Laurel Hitchcock and A. Battista, "Social Media for Professional Practice: Integrating Twitter with Social Work Pedagogy," Journal of Baccalaureate Social Work Education 18 (Special Issue, 2013): 33-45.
  • CM Edwards, DW Rich, JM Newell, and Laurel Hitchcock, "Trans-disciplinary teaming in early intervention: A collaborative perspective between speech-language pathology and social work," The Communication Sciences & Disorders Review 26 (No. 1, 2012): 16-22.
  • Laurel Hitchcock and Beverly Mulvihill, "Extending and Improving Care for Children with Special Health Care Needs: The Early Years of Title V, 1935-1941," Maternal and Child Health Journal 15 (No. 2, 2011): 139 – 147.
  • L. Icard, Jay Fagan, Yookyong Lee, S. Rutledge, "Father’s involvement in the lives of children in foster care," Child & Family Social Work (accepted).
  • Jay Fagan and Yookyong Lee, "Longitudinal associations among father’s perception of coparenting, partner relationships quality, and paternal stress during early childhood," Family Process 53 (No. 1, 2014): 80-96.
  • Jay Fagan and Yookyong Lee, "Explaining the association between adolescent parenting and preschoolers’ school readiness: A risk perspective," Journal of Community Psychology 41 (No. 6, 2013): 692-708.
  • Yookyong Lee, "Adolescent motherhood and capital: Interaction effects of race/ethnicity on harsh parenting," Journal of Community Psychology 41 (No. 1, 2013): 102-16.
  • Jay Fagan and Yookyong Lee, "Effects of fathers’ early risk and resilience on paternal engagement with five-year-olds," Family Relations 61 (No. 5, 2012): 878-92.
  • Jay Fagan and Yookyong Lee, "Effects of fathers’ and mothers’ cognitive stimulation and household income on toddlers’ cognition: Variations by family structure and child risk," Fathering 10 (No. 2, 2012): 140-58.
  • Hyeouk Chris Hahm, Eric Kolaczyk, Yookyong Lee, Jisun Jang, Lisa Ng, "Are Asian-American women who were maltreated as children at higher likelihood for HIV risk behaviors and adverse mental health outcomes?" Women’s Health Issues 22 (No. 1, January-February 2012): e35-e43.
  • Yookyong Lee, Jay Fagan, and Wan-Yi Chen, "Do late adolescent fathers have more depressive symptoms than older fathers?" Journal of Youth & Adolescence 41 (No. 10, 2012): 1366-81.
  • Jay Fagan and Yookyong Lee, "Do coparenting and social support have a greater effect on adolescent fathers than adult fathers?" Family Relations 60 (No. 3, 2011): 309-23.
  • Guo, Y., & Sims, O.T. (2016). HCV health policy developments in response to the national viral hepatitis action plan: A brief update. Social Work in Public Health. doi: 10.1080/19371918.2016.1188745
  • Kim, J., Lee, J. & Sims, O.T. (2016). The productive aging concept and social work students’ perceptions toward an older population, Journal of Social Service Research, doi: 10.1080/01488376.2016.1202878
  • Sims, O.T., Hilgeman, M., Standfield, H., Womack, B.G., & Maynard, Q. (in press). Prevention of suicide among older adults. The Deep South CME Network.
  • Sims, O.T., Maynard, Q.R., & Melton, P.A. (2016). Behavioral interventions to reduce alcohol use among hepatitis c patients: A systematic review. Social Work in Public Health, e1-e9. doi: 10.1080/19371918.2016.1160346
  • Sims, O.T., Pollio, D.E., Hong, B.A., Jain, M.K., & Brown, G. (2016). An assessment of concurrent drug and alcohol use among patients seeking treatment for hepatitis c. Annals of Clinical Psychiatry, 28(1), 31-36.
  • Sims, O.T. & Womack, B.G. (2015). Hepatitis C and HIV co-infection for social workers in public health, medical, and substance use treatment settings. Social Work in Public Health, 1-11. doi: 10.1080/19371918.2014.1000506.
  • North, C.S., Sims, O., Hong, B.A., Jain, M.K., Brown, G., Lisker-Melman, M., & Pollio, D.E. (2014). An empirical study of alcohol consumption by patients considering HCV treatment. The American Journal of Drug and Alcohol Abuse, e1-e6. doi: 10.3109/00952990.2014.945592.
  • Sims, O.T., Whalen, C. C., Nackerud, L. G., & Bride, B. E. (2014). Longitudinal effects of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor therapy and cytokine-related depression on hepatitis C viral logs during antiviral therapy. Journal of Clinical Psychopharmacology, 34(1), 80-84. doi: 10.1097/JCP.b013e3182a47397.
  • Sims, O.T., & Womack, B.G. (2014). Prevention and treatment of hepatitis C (HCV) associated liver disease among older adults. The Deep South CME Network.
  • Sims, O.T., Whalen, C. C., Nackerud, L. G., & Bride, B. E. (2013). Birth cohort testing for hepatitis C virus: Implications for clinical social workers in health care settings. Social Work in Health Care, 52(8), 689-703. doi: 10.1080/00981389.2013.806385.