The Journal of Health Disparities Research and Practice is a refereed online journal that explores the dimensions of health disparities globally. The Journal invites submission of original manuscripts from researchers, public health, behavioral health, clinical and social science experts and practitioner that seek to continue the discussion of health disparities in order to eradicate them.
See the Aims and Scope for a complete coverage of the journal.
Current Issue: Volume 7, Issue 7 (2014) (Special Edition Gender Based 2)
Editors' Notes-Women of Color Sexual Health Across the Lifespan
Marya Shegog and Melva Thompson-Robinson
Dramatic Plays as a Tool to Educate Young African-American Females about HIV/AIDS
Jonathan N. Livingston, James Merryweather, Jessica Mohabir, Che' Smith, Nina Smith, Jacqueline Madry, Travis Knight, Dorothy M. Singleton, Seronda A. Robinson, Lisa Cothran, Dwayne Brandon, Alexis L. Slay, and Camille Brown
Is Race a Factor in Disparate Health Problems Associated with Violence Against Women?
Gabriel M. Garcia and Marny Rivera
Educated and At-Risk: How the Shortage of Available Partners Influences Disparities in HIV Risk for College-Educated African-American Women
Valerie R. Newsome Ph.D., Collins O. Airhihenbuwa Ph.D., and Shedra Amy Snipes Ph.D.
Sexual decision making in the absence of choice: The African American female dating experience.
Michele Peake Andrasik, Hong V. Nguyen, William H. George, and Kelly F. Kajumulo
Project THANKS: A Socio-Ecological Framework For An Intervention Involving HIV Positive African American Women With Comorbidities
Meena Mahadevan, Ndidiamaka Amutah, Lauren Juliette Ramos, Emily Rose Raines, Jerome King, JodyAnn McIntosh, and Constance Leverett
Common Threads: An Integrated HIV Prevention and Vocational Development Intervention for African American Women Living with HIV/AIDS
Liza Marie Conyers, Yung-Chen Chiu, Aisha Shamburger-Rousseau, Vanessa Johnson, and Mark Misrok