Baltimore City Male Reproductive Health Initiative

Partner: Baltimore City Health Department
 

 Publications:
 
2010. Marcell, A.V., Jagers, R.J., Mayden, B. & Mobley, C. "Exploring perceptions of health needs among young African American men." Am J Men’s Health, 4(1): 16-21, PMID: 19477738.
 
2010, Marcel, A.V., Bell, D.L., Takruri, A. "Prevalence of STI/HIV counseling services received by teen males, 1995 to 2002." J Adol Health, 46(6): 553-9, PMID: 20472212.
 
2010. Monasterio, E., Combs, N., Warner, L., Larsen-Fleming, M., St. Andrews, A.,  Schalet, A., Marcel, A.V., et al. "Sexual Health: An Adolescent Provider Toolkit." San Francisco, CA: Adolescent Health Working Group, San Francisco.

2007. Marcell, A.V., Ford, C., Pleck, J.H., Sonenstein, F.L. "
Masculine beliefs, parental communication, and adolescent males’ health care use." Pediatrics, 119(4):e965-74

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.

2005. Marcell A.V. and Halpern-Felsher, B. "
Adolescents’ health beliefs are critical in their intentions to seek physician care." Preventive Medicine, 41:118-25.
 
 
 

Products:
 
2010. Popiel, D., Marcell, A.V., Blanchard, J. Baltimore's Young Men: In Their Prime? In: Adolescent Matters: Issues Focus, Center for Adolescent Health, Winter 2010: 1-4.
 

2010. Monasterio, E., Combs, N., Warner, L., Larsen-Fleming, M., St. Andrews, A.,  Schalet, A., Marcel, A.V., et al. Sexual Health: An Adolescent Provider Toolkit. San Francisco, CA: Adolescent Health Working Group, San Francisco.

 
 
Presentations:
 
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.

 

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.

 

May 9, 2011. Sonenstein, F. and Marcell, A. “Young Male Health Disparities in Baltimore City.” Invited presentation: Baltimore City Youth Commission, Baltimore, MD.

April 16, 2010. Marcel, A.V. Policies for Male Adolescent/Reproductive Health. Presentation: Johns Hopkins Department of Pediatrics, Baltimore, MD.

 
 
 
Media Highlights:
 
April, 2010. "Vital Signs: Few Young Men Counseled on Sexual Health, Study Finds." Dr. Arik Marcel quoted in interview in the April 20 edition of The New York Times newspaper.
 
 
  
 
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