Recent Publications

Ayón, C. (2015). Economic, social and health effects of discrimination on Latino immigrant families.  Washington, DC: Migration Policy Institute. Available at:

Messing, J.T., Amanor-Boadu, Y., Cavanaugh, C.E., Glass, N., & Campbell, J.C. (2013). Culturally competent intimate partner violence risk assessment: Adapting the Danger Assessment for immigrant women. Social Work Research, 37(3), 263-275.  

Zayas, L.E., Wisniewski, A.M., & Kennedy, T. (2013). Instrumental activity of daily living limitations and supports in a clinic population of low-income Puerto Rican elderly adults with chronic diseases. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 61(10):1789-1795.

Sullivan, J.E. & Zayas, L.E. (2013). Passport biopsies: Hospital deportations and implications for social work. Social Work, 58(3):281-284.   

Zayas, L.E., Wisniewski, A.M., *Cadzow, R.B., & Tumiel-Berhalter, L.M. (2011). Knowledge and use of ethnomedical treatments for asthma among Puerto Ricans in an urban community. Annals of Family Medicine, 9(1):50-56.