Adolescent Sexual and Reproductive Health

 
 

Other Products, Publications, Presentations, Products and Media Highlights
 
 
 
Products:
 

2011. Mmari, Kristin. “Review: Adolescent Sexual and Reproductive Health.” Monograph: AstraZeneca.

 

Publications:
 
2013. N Pilgrim, M Wawer, R Gray, J Sekasanvu, T Lutalo, F Nalugoda, D Serwadda, S Ahmed. Family structure effects on early sexual debut among adolescent girls in Rakai, Uganda. Vulnerable Children and Youth Studies. Published online before print. October 1, 2013,.doi: 10.1080/17450128.2013.842027
 
2013. Mmari, K., Sabherwal, S. "A Review of Risk and Protective Factors for Adolescent Sexual and Reproductive Health in Developing Countries: An Update." Journal of Adolescent Health. (in press)
 
2013. Pilgrim N., Ahmed, S., Gray, R., Sekasanvu, J., Lutalo, T., Nalugoda, F., Serwadda, D., Wawer, M. "Sexual Coercion among Adolescent Women in Rakai, Uganda: Does Family Structure Matter? Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 28(6):1289-313.
 
2013. Astone, N.M., Pleck, J.H., Dariotis, J.K., Marcell, A.V., Emerson, M., Shapiro, S.L., Sonenstein, F.L. “In their Prime:” Sexual Risk Behavior among Men in their 30s. Perspectives on Sexual and Reproductive Health.

2013. Steiner, R.,* Finocchario-Kessler, S.,  Dariotis, JK. "The time has come to engage HIV providers in conversations with their reproductive age clients about fertility desires and intentions: A historical review of the HIV epidemic in the United States."  American Journal of Public Health. *previous graduate advisee.

2013. Kimmel, A., Williams, T.T., Veinot, T., Campbell, B., Valacak, M., Campbell, T. Kruger, D. (2012) “I make sure I am safe and I make sure I have myself in every way possible”: African-American Youth Perspectives on Sexuality Education. Sex Education: Sexuality, Society, and Learning. DOI: 10.1080/14681811.2012.709840

2012. Williams, T.T., Dodd, D., Campbell, B., Pichon, L.C., & Griffith, D. M. (2012). "Discussing adolescent sexual health in African American churches." Journal of Religion and Health. DOI: 10.1007/s10943-012-9632-7

Pichon, L.C., Williams, T.T., & Campbell, B.C. (accepted for publication). Faith leaders’ beliefs concerning HIV prevention – 30 years into the epidemic. Family and Community Health.

2012. Sonenstein, F.L."The internet, teenagers, and sexual health information: a cautionary tale." Israel Journal of Health Policy Research, 1:39.
 
2012. Gallinsky, A.M. and Sonenstein, F.L. "Relationship Commitment, Perceived Equity, and Sexual Enjoyment Among Young Adults in the United States." Archives of Sexual Behavior. (Epub ahead of print) 
 
2012. Dariotis, J.K. "Exploring risk-taking and risk avoidance from a "Whole Person" vantage point". Epidemic Proportions, 9(1): 54-59.
 

2012. Pichon, L.C., Griffith, D.M., Williams, T.T., Allen, J.O., Campbell, B., Addo, A.Comfort level discussing sexual health behavior and HIV prevention in a faith-setting. Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved. (in press)

 

2012. Williams, T.T., & Sanchez, B. Parental involvement (and Uninvolvement) at an inner-city high school. Urban Education, 47(3), 625-652.

 

2012. Williams, T.T., Mance, G., Caldwell, C., & Antonucci, T. The Role of prenatal stress and maternal support in postpartum psychological well-being among African American adolescent fathers. Journal of Black Psychology.

 

2012. Williams, T.T., Griffith, D.M., Pichon, L., Campbell, B., Allen, J.O. & Sanchez, J. (2012). Involving faith based organizations in adolescent HIV prevention. Progress in Community Health Partnerships Research, Education and Action, 5(4), 425-431.

 
 
2011. Gallinsky, A.M. and Sonenstein, F.L. "The Association Between Developmental Assets and Sexual Enjoyment Among Emerging Adults in the United States." Journal of Adolescent Health, 48(6): 610-615.
 
2011. Pilgrim, N., and Blum, R.. (e-pub ahead of publication). “Protective and Risk Factors Associated with Adolescent Sexual and Reproductive Health in the English-speaking Caribbean: A Literature Review." Journal of Adolescent Health. Available online 12 June 2011, ISSN 1054-139X, DOI: 10.1016/j.jadohealth.2011.03.004.  
 
2011. Finocchario-Kessler, S., Bastos, F.I., Malta, M., Anderson, J., Goggin, K., Sweat, M., Dariotis, J., Bertoni, N., Kerrigan, D. "Discussing Childbearing with HIV-infected Women of Reproductive Age in Clinical Care: A Comparison of Brazil and the US." AIDS and Behavior.
 
 
2010. Finocchario-Kessler, S., Sweat, M., Dariotis, J.K., Trent, M., Kerrigan, D., Keller, J., Anderson, J. "Understanding high fertility desires and intentions among a sample of urban women living with HIV." AIDS, 14(5): 1106-1014.
 

2010. Johnson, S., Sudhinaraset, M., Blum, RW. 

Neuromaturation and Adolescent Risk Taking: Why Development is not Determinism.”  Journal of Adolescence Research, (25): 4-23.

 

2010. Finocchario-Kessler, S., Dariotis, J.K., Sweat, M., Trent, M., Keller, J., Anderson, J. "Do HIV-infected women want to discuss fertility plans with providers and are those conversations occurring?" AIDS Patient Care and STDs, 24(5): 317-323.

2009. Dariotis, J.K., Pleck, J.H., Sonenstein, F.L., Astone, N.M., & Sikakis, F. "What are the consequences of relying upon self-reports of sexually transmitted diseases? Lessons learned about recanting in a longitudinal study." Journal of Adolescent Health, 45(2): 187-192.
 
2009. Finocchario-Kessler, S., Dariotis, J.K., Sweat, M., Keller, J., Trent, M., Anderson, J. "Do HIV-infected Women Want to Discuss Reproductive Plans with Providers; and Are Those Conversations Occurring?" Contraception, 80(2): 22.
 
2009. Dariotis, J.K. Violating the Status Quo: Understanding Non-Normative Family Formation Intentions Among Youth. Under consideration for a special demography edition of Marriage and Family Review.
 
 
October, 2008. Sonenstein, Freya. “Can We Afford to Be Complacent About Teens’ Use of Condoms?” Editorial, Journal of Adolescent Health, (43): 313-314.

2008. Dariotis, J.K., Sonenstein, F.L., Gates, G.J., Capps, R., Astone, N.M., Pleck, J.H., Sifakis, F., & Zeger, S. "
Differentiating Sexual Risk Behaviors as Young Men Transition to Adulthood." Perspectives on Sexual and Reproductive Health, 40(4): 218-225. 

2008. Dariotis, J.K., Bumbarger, B.K., Duncan, L.G., & Greenberg, M.T. "How Do Implementation Efforts Relate to Program Adherence? Examining the Role of Organizational, Implementer, and Program Factors." Journal of Community Psychology, 36: 744-760.

2008, December. Charles. V.E., Polis C.B., Sridhara, S.K., and Blum. R.W. “Abortion and long-term mental health outcomes: A systematic review of the evidence.” Contraception, 78(6): 436-450.

2008, December. Charles, V.E. and Blum, R.W. “High-Risk Sexual Behavior and the Core Competencies framework.” Invited chapter, Youth at Risk: Core Competencies to Prevent Problem Behaviors and Promote Positive Youth Development.

2008. Charles V.E., Polis, C.B., Sridhara SK, & Blum, R.W. “Abortion and Minors: Psychological Consequences.” Invited chapter, Chicago Companion to the Child, University of Chicago Press.

2008. Oberlander, S.E., Black, M.M., & Starr, R.H., Jr. Mothers and grandmothers: An intergenerational approach to adolescent parenthood. American Journal of Community Psychology, 39: 34-46.

Spring, 2008. Sonenstein, Freya L.
What About the Boys? Johns Hopkins Public Health Special Issue, 20-23.

2008. Fatusi, Adesegun O., Blum, R.W. “
Predictors of Early Sexual Initiation among a Nationally Representative Sample of Nigerian Adolescents.” BMC Public Health, 8:136.

2007. Downing, R.A., LaVeist, T.A., & Bullock, H.E. "Intersections of Ethnicity and Social Class in Provider Advice Regarding Reproductive Health." American Journal of Public Health 97:1803-1807.

2007. Trent, M., Clum, G., & Roche, K. M. "
Sexual Victimization and Reproductive Health Outcomes in Urban Youth." Ambulatory Pediatrics, 7: 313-316.

2007. Marcell, A.V. and Halpern-Felsher, B. "
Adolescents’ beliefs about preferred resources for help vary depending on the health issue." J Adol Health, 41(1):61-8.

2007. Marcell, A.V. "The Adolescent Male. Chapter 7 in Clinical Men’s Health: Evidence in Practice." Ed. Heidelbaugh, J. First Edition.

2007. Tandon, S.D., Parillo, K. M., Jenkins, C.J., Jenkins, J., & Duggan, A.K. "
Promotion of service integration among home visiting programs and community coalitions working with low-income pregnant and parenting women." Health Promotion Practice, 8: 79-87.

2006. Black, M.M., Bentley, M.E., Papas, M.A., Oberlander, S., Teti, L.O., McNary, S., Le, K., & O’Connell, M. “
Delaying second births among adolescent mothers: A randomized controlled trial of a home-based mentoring program." Pediatrics, 118:1087-1099.

2006. Blum, R., Mmari, K. "
Risk and Protective Factors Affecting Adolescent Reproductive Health in Developing Countries: an Analysis of Adolescent Sexual and Reproductive Health Literature from Around the World: Summary." World Health Organization.

2006. Costenbader, E., Astone, N.M., & Latkin C. “
The Dynamics Of Injection Drug Users’ Personal Networks And HIV Risk Behaviors.” Addiction, 101, 1003-1013: 2006.

2006. Le, Linh Cu, Blum, R.W., Magnani, R., Hewett, P. “
A Pilot of Audio Computer-Assisted Self-Interview for Youth Reproductive Health Research in Vietnam.” J of Adolesc Health, 38 (6): 740-747.

2005. Ohene, S.A., Halcon, L., Ireland, M., McNeely, C.A. “Sexual abuse history, risk behavior and sexually transmitted diseases: The impact of age at abuse.” Journal of Sexually Transmitted Diseases, 32(6):358-63.

2005. Tandon, S.D., Parillo, K.M., & Keefer, M. “Hispanic women’s perceptions of patient-centeredness during prenatal care: A mixed-method study.” Birth, 32(4): 312-318.

2005. Tandon, S.D., Parillo, K.M., Jenkins, C.J., & Duggan, A.K. “Formative evaluation of home visitors’ role in addressing poor mental health, domestic violence, and substance abuse among low-income pregnant and parenting women.” Maternal and Child Health Journal, 9(3): 273-283.

2005. Sieving, R., Fee, R., McNeely, C.A., Hellerstedt, W., and Snyder, J. “Reliability of Self-Reported Contraceptive Use and Sexual Behaviors among Adolescent Girls.” Journal of Sex Research, 42(2): 159-66.

2005. Rock, E.M., Ireland, M., Resnick, M., McNeely, C.A. “A Rose by Any Other Name: Perceived Knowledge, Actual Knowledge, and Adolescent Sexual Risk Behavior.” Pediatrics, 115(3): 667-72.

2005. Pierre, T.S., & Dariotis, J.K. “Understanding Low Fertility: The Impact of Life-Course Competition on Fertility Behavior in Developed Nations” (Chapter 17; pp. 235-250). In Alan Booth & Ann C. Crouter, The New Population Problem: Why Families in Developed Countries are Shrinking and What It Means. Mahwah, NJ:
Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.

2004. Sonenstein, F.L., Shilpa, P., & Scarcella, C. "Future Directions for Family Planning Research: A Framework for Title X Family Planning Service Delivery Improvement Research." Washington, D.C., The Urban Institute.

2004. Blum, R.W. "Uganda AIDS Prevention: A, B, C and Politics." J Adolesc Health, 34(5): 428-432.

2004. Gurman, T., Borzekowski, D.L.G. "Condom Use Among Latino College Students." Journal of American College Health, 52:169-178.

2004. Ohene, S.A., Ireland, M., Blum, R.W. “Sexually-Inexperienced Caribbean Youth: Correlates of Delayed Sexual Debut.” J Adolesc Fam Health, 3(4):177-184.

2004. Sonenstein, F.L. “What teenagers are doing right: changes in sexual behavior over the past decade.” J Adolesc Health, 35(2):77-8.
 

Presentations:

May, 2013. Dariotis, J.K., & Cardona, K.M.  Feasibility of Using SMS Text Message Survey Methods to Collect Weekly HIV-Risk Behavior Data Among 18-24 Year Old Urban and County Youth: A Success Story.  Paper presentation submission for the Annual Meeting of the Society for Prevention Research Annual Meeting, May 28-31, 2013, San Francisco, CA.

April, 2013. Lui, P., Dimitrov, I., Andrews, T., Crane, D., Dariotis, J.K., Desmond, J., Dumas, J., Gilbert, G., Kumar, A., Leroux, J., MacIntosh, B., Yang, S., Xiao, G., & Lu, H.  Multi-site evaluations of a TRUST MRI technique to measure brain oxygenation.  Paper presentation at the Annual Meeting of International Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM), April 20-26, 2013, Salt Lake City, Utah.

April, 2013. Mendelson, T., Greenberg, M.T., Feagans Gould, L., Dariotis, J.K., Harris, A.R., & Leaf, P.J.  Promoting Well-Being Among Urban Youth with School-Based Yoga.  Presentation at the Mindful Families, Schools, and Communities: Research-to-Practice Promoting Child Well-Being Conference, April 17, 2013, University of Washington.
 
April, 2013. Astone, N.M., Pleck, J.H., Dariotis, J.K., Marcell, A.V., Emerson, M., Shapiro, S.L., Sonenstein, F.L (2013). “In their Prime:”  Sexual Risk Behavior among Men in their 30s.  Paper presentation for the 2013 Annual Conference of the Population Association of America.  New Orleans, LA.

April, 2013. Hinson, L., Dariotis, J.K., Pleck, J.H., Marcell, A., & Emerson, M.  (April 2013).  Timing and Predictors of Early Mortality among a Cohort of American Men from the National Survey of Adolescent Males.  Poster presentation for the 2013 Annual Conference of the Population Association of America, New Orleans, LA. 

February, 2013. Mendelson, T., Greenberg, M.T., Feagans Gould, L., Harris, A.R., Dariotis, J.K., & Leaf, P.J.  (February 2013),  School-Based Mindfulness and Yoga for Urban Youth. Presentation at the Bridging the Hearts and Minds of Youth Conference, University of California at San Diego.


March, 2013. Dariotis, J.K.  Power, Sample Size, Mixed Models, Repeated Measures, Clustering, … and the Kitchen Sink  Invited discussant for the Symposium on Finding Power and Sample Size for Mixed Models in Study Designs with Repeated Measures and Clustering at the 34th annual meeting of the Society of Behavioral Medicine.  San Francisco, CA.

March, 2013. Pichon, L.C., Williams, T.T., Williams, A.L. Partnering with churches to provide HIV related services – A Provider’s perspective. Poster to be presented at the 34th annual meeting of the Society of Behavioral Medicine. San Francisco, CA. Annals of Behavioral Medicine.

Moore, K.A. (presenting author), Dariotis, J.K. (presenting author), Terzian, M., Harbin, V., & Bell, K. Teen birth rates in the US from 1990 to 2008:  The roles of state policies and expenditures.  Paper presentation at 2012 APPAM Conference, November 8-10, Baltimore, MD.
 
November, 2012. Williams, T.T., Dodd, D., Campbell, B., Pichon, L.C., Griffith, D.M. The role of religious parents in adolescent sexual health decision-making. Poster presented at the 140th Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association. San Francisco, CA.

October, 2012. Pichon, L.C. & Williams. Faith-based organizational readiness to engage in community-based participatory action research and HIV prevention. Paper presented at the 25th Annual Meeting of the United States Conference on AIDS. Las Vegas, NV.

June, 2012. Dariotis, J.K. Addressing the Disconnect between Youth Risk Intentions and Behaviors: Connecting DOTs (Determinants, Outcomes, Trajectories). Invited talk as The University of Delaware, Human Development and Family Studies Department & Research and Development Center, Newark, DE.
 
May, 2012.Pilgrim, N., Ahmed, S., Gray, R., Sekasanvu, J., Lutalo, T., Nalugoda, Rf., Serwadda, D., Wawer, M. Sexual Coercion among Adolescent Women in Rakai, Uganda: Does Family Structure Matter? Poster Presentation at the Johns Hopkins Women's Health Research Group's Annual Symposium: Violence Against Women, Baltimore, MD.
 
Spring, 2012. Lindberg, L.D., Marcell, A.V. Young people's sexual and reproductive health care receipt in the U.S. Poster presentation at the Society for Adolescent Health and Medicine Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA.
 
Spring, 2012. Donaldson, A.A., Ellen, J.M., Marcel, A.V. Impact of combined parent and formal source sexual health information on adolescents' sexual health behaviors. Poster presentation at the Society for Adolescent Health and Medicine Annual Meeting, New Orlean, LA.
 
April, 2012. Pichon, L.C., Williams, T.T., Campbell, B., Parker, S. Informing Faith-Based HIV initiatives: Application of CBPR and multiple methods used in proggram planning and implementation. Paper presented at the 33rd Annual Meeting of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, New Orleans, LA.
 
November, 2011. Williams, T.T.Williams, T.T., Griffith, D.M.; Pichon, L.C.; Campbell, B. Dodd, D. (2011, November). Role of Faith-Based Organizations in Adolescent Sexual Decision-Making. Paper presented at the 139th Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association. Washington, DC.
 
November, 2011. Dariotis, J.K. "One Size Does Not Fit All: Differentiating Urban Youth Based on Exposures, Reactions, and Internal Resources." Paper Presentation: APHA Annual Conference, Washington, D.C.
 
November, 2011. Williams, T. "The Role of Faith-Based Organizations in Adolescent Sexual Decision-Making." Invited Presentation: APHA Annual Conference, Washington, D.C.
 
October, 2011. Marcell, A., Allan, E., Watson, C., Sonenstein, F. "Effectiveness of a Brief Curriculum to Change Young African-American Men's Sexual/Reproductive Health and Healthcare Behaviors." Invited Presentation: APHA Annual Conference, Washington, D.C.

 

October, 2011. Paluzzi, P., Sonenstein, F. "Developing a City-Wide Strategic Plan to Reduce Teen Births: A Community Partnership." Invited Presentation: APHA Annual Conference, Washington, D.C.

June 24, 2010. Brooks, K. "The Center for Adolescent Health." Invited presentation: HIV/AIDS Prevention Summit, Baltimore, MD.

June 14, 2011. Pilgrim, N.  “Youth and Family Planning.”  Invited presentation: The Ninth Annual Summer Institute in Reproductive Health and Development, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD.
 

May 18, 2010. Blum, R. “The Challenges of Health Behaviors during Adolescence.” Keynote address: Health and Care International Drug Abuse Prevention, Washington D.C.

 
April 30, 2010. Brooks, K. "The Center for Adolescent Health." Invited presentation: The After-School Institute's HIV Prevention Training and Awareness Initiative, Baltimore, MD.
 

March, 2010. Robert A.C. and Sonenstein F.L. “Adolescents Reports of Communication with Their Parents about Sexually Transmitted Diseases and Birth Control: 1988, 1995 and 2002.” Invited presentation: Annual Meeting of the Society for Research on Adolescence, Philadelphia, PA.

 

March 6, 2010. Blum, R. “Setting the Stage:  Overview of Key ARSH Disparities Issues.”  Invited presentation: Adolescent Reproductive and Sexual Health Summit, National Harbor, MD.

 

March 2, 2010. Blum, R. “Adolescent Health:  Global needs and opportunities.” Invited presentation: Child Health Week 2010, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.  Baltimore, MD.

 

January, 2010. Blum, R. “HIV Counseling:  Understanding Needs, Developing Approaches.” Invited presentation: Hanoi School of Public Health, Hanoi, Vietnam.

 

2009. Trevitt, J., and Astone, NM. "Describing Repeat Abortions in Eurasia: A Comparison of Women in Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, and Kyrgyzstan." Invited presentation: Annual meeting of the Population Association of America, Detroit, MI.

October 2008: Sonenstein, Freya. "Teen Fathers and Partners of Teen Mothers: An Overview." Presentation: Teen Fatherhood Plenary, Healthy Teen Network, Albuquerque, NM.
 
April 2008. Dariotis, Jacinda. “Differentiating Sexual Risk Behaviors as Young Men Transition to Adulthood.” Paper and poster presentation: 2008 Annual Population, Family, and Reproductive Health Research Day, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD. 2009.
 
September, 2007. Charles, Vignetta. “Abortion and long-term mental health outcomes: A systematic review of the evidence.” Presentation: Department of Population, Family, and Reproductive Health Seminar Series, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD.

March, 2007 Dariotis, J.K. “To sow or not to sow one’s oats: To what extent are voluntary childless and small family size intentions protective for men? “ Presentation: 35th Annual Psychosocial Workshop, New York, NY.

March, 2007. Gurman, Tilly, “Sexual content in fictional narrative television programs popular among Latino adolescents: Implications for Latino adolescent sexual health.” Presentation: CDC PRC 2007 Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA.
 
 
November, 2006. Gurman, Tilly and Orkis, Jennifer. “Let’s Get It On: Implications of sexual content in African American situation comedies.” Poster presentation: American Public Health Association Annual Meeting, November 6, 2006.
May, 2006. Dariotis, Jacinda. “Men who do not intend to spread their seed: Examining the protective role of voluntary childless intentions among men.” Poster presentation: 2006 Annual Conference of the Society for Prevention Research, San Antonio, TX.

March, 2006. Dariotis, Jacinda. “How can we discuss fertility-related behaviors without talking about fertility intentions? “ Presentation: 34th Annual Psychosocial Workshop, Los Angeles, CA.

March, 2006. Dariotis, Jacinda. “When do family formation intentions emerge? Evidencing distinctness among early adolescent youth.” Poster presentation: 2006 Annual Conference of the Population Association of America, Los Angeles, CA..

November, 2005. Dariotis, Jacinda. “Violating the status quo: Understanding non-normative expected family sizes.” Poster presentation: 2005 Annual Conference for the National Council on Family Relations, Phoenix, AZ.

April, 2005. Dariotis, J.K. “What predicts fertility intention persistence and change during adolescence and middle adulthood?” Poster presentation: 2005 Annual Conference of the Population Association of America, Philadelphia, PA.
 
April, 2004. Dariotis, Jacinda. “Fertility Intention Emergence, Persistence, and Process during Late Adolescence and Early Adulthood: Voluntary Childlessness as a Special Case.” Paper presentation: 2004 Annual Conference of the Population Association of America, Boston, MA.
 
 

Media Highlights:
 
Febrauray, 2012. "Walking in Someone Else's Shoes." Article quoting Dr. Adena Galinsky's study linking young adults' sexual enjoyment levels with the key developmental assets of empathy, self-esteem and autonomy.
 
September, 2011. "Linking Pleasure and Health." Article quoting Dr. Adena Galinsky's study linking young adults' sexual enjoyment levels with the key developmental assets of empathy, self-esteem and autonomy.
 
June, 2011. "Higher Empathy Levels in Men, Better Sex," article ran on UPI website quoting Dr. Adena Galinsky's study linking young adults' sexual enjoyment levels with the key development assets of empathy, self-esteen and autonomy.
 
June, 2011. "Self-Confidence, Empathy May Make for Better Sex," article ran in USA Today quoting Dr. Adena Galinsky's study linking young adults' sexual enjoyment levels with the key development assets of empathy, self-esteem and autonomy/
 
June, 2011. "The Ingredients for Great Sex," article in the Chicago Sun-Times quoting Dr. Adena Galinsky's study linking young adults' sexual enjoyment levels with the key development assets of empathy, self-esteem and autonomy.
 
June, 2011. "Self Confidence, Empathy May Make for Better Sex," article in U.S. News and World Report quoting Dr. Adena Galinsky's study linking young adults' sexual enjoyment levels with the key development assets of empathy, self-esteem and autonomy.
 
June, 2011. "Self-Esteem, Empathy Make for Better Sex," article in MSNBC.com quoting Dr. Adena Galinsky's study linking young adults' sexual enjoyment levels with the key development assets of empathy, self-esteem and autonomy.
 
June, 2011. "Why Men Who are Good Listeners are Better at Sex," article in UK Daily Mail quoting Dr. Adena Galinsky's study linking young adults' sexual enjoyment levels with the key development assets of empathy, self-esteem and autonomy.
 
June, 2011. "Study Links Empathy, Self-Esteem and Autonomy with Increased Sexual Enjoyment," article in Science Daily quoting Dr. Adena Galinsky's study linking young adults' sexual enjoyment levels with the key development assets of empathy, self-esteem and autonomy.
 
December, 2010. "Ready or Not," an editorial by Dr. Freya Sonenstein for the OSI blog Audacious Ideas.
 
December, 2008. "Studying the Truth about Consequences," an editorial citing a recent study questioning the validity of "post-abortion stress syndrome" conducted by Center staff member Vignetta Charles and Dr. Robert Blum, chairman of the Department of Population, Family and Reproductive Health. The article appeared December 8, 2008 in the Baltimore Sun newspaper.
 
December, 2008. "Abortion Not Seen Linked with Depression," a news article featuring an interview with Vignette Charles and Dr. Robert Blum. The article first appeared December 4, 2008 in YAHOO! News. Similar articles citing the article by Vignetta Charles et al titled "Abortion and Mental Health: A Systematic Review of the Evidence" that was published in the journal Contraception in December, 2008 (see Publications above) also appeared on the ABC News website, U.S. News and World Report, the Daily Mail, the Washington Post, and Reuters News Service.
 
 
September, 2008. “Teen Dads Often Cropped Out of the Picture,” a newspaper article challenging stereotypes of young men who become fathers, featuring quotes by Freya Sonenstein. The article appeared September 21, 2008, in the Denver Post.
 
August, 2008. “Teen Pregnancy on the Rise,” a radio story about the impact of teen pregnancy featuring an interview with Dr. Freya Sonenstein. Interview aired on WYPR radio August 28, 2008.

Spring, 2008. “You Can’t Save Lives If You Don’t Talk About Sex,” a series of articles about sexual health featuring Center staff Dr. Freya Sonenstein, Kathleen Cardona, Dr. Robert Blum, Laurie Schwab Zabin, Adena Galinsky, Kathleen Roche, Beth Marshall, and Dr. Clea McNeely, as well as former Youth Advisory Committee (YAC) members Ikia Means and Quinta Ocain. Articles ran in the Spring, 2008 issue of Johns Hopkins Public Health Magazine.

 
April, 2006. “’The World’ Profiles Baltimore Program that Teaches Pregnant Undocumented Immigrants about Public Health Benefits,” a BBC radio interview with Tilly A. Gurman, MPH, about her Spanish-language soap opera created to educate Latina women about health care access. Airing on the BBC radio April 5, 2006.
 
 
 
 
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