Recent Research

This is where we’ll provide insight into recent articles related to reentry, incarceration and community supervision.


 

 

 Findings

1. Valera, P., & Kratz, M. (2013).  The illness narratives of men involved in the criminal justice system: A study of health-seeking behaviors, chronic conditions and HIV. Journal of Social Work published online 15 October 2013. doi: 10.1177/1468017313503944.

Download PDF article

2. Valera, P., Cook, S., Darout, R., Dumont, D. (2014). “They are not taking cigarettes from me…I’m going to smoke my cigarettes until the day I die. I don’t care if I get cancer:” The smoking behaviors among men under community supervision in New York City. Nicotine & Tobacco Research. doi: 10.1093/ntr/ntt280

Download PDF article

3. Valera, P., Cook, S., Macklin, R., & Chang, Y. (2014). Conducting health disparities research with criminal justice populations: Examining Research, Ethics, and Participation. Ethics & Behavior, 24, 164-174.

Download PDF article