Silvia Tejeda, PhD
Health disparities and health promotion in the Latino population with particular interest in developing strategies to reduce cancer risk in this population
Recent and Noteworthy Publications
For a more detailed list of publications by Dr. Tejada, see this PubMed list.
Tejeda S, Gallardo RI, Ferrans CE, Rauscher GH. Breast cancer delay in Latinas: the role of cultural beliefs and acculturation. J Behav Med. 2016 Aug 29. [Epub ahead of print.]
Anderson EE, Tejeda S, Childers K, Stolley MR, Warnecke RB, Hoskins KF. Cancer risk assessment among low-income women of color in primary care: a pilot study. J Oncol Pract. 2015 Jul;11(4):e460-7. [See abstract.]
Tejeda S, Darnell JS, Cho YI, Stolley MR, Markossian TW, Calhoun EA. Patient barriers to follow-up care for breast and cervical cancer abnormalities. J Womens Health (Larchmt). 2013;22(6):507-517. [See abstract.]
Matthews AK, Tejeda S, Johnson TP, Berbaum ML, Manfredi C. Correlates of quality of life among African American and white cancer survivors. Cancer Nurs. 2012;35(5):355-364. [See abstract.]
Tejeda S, Thompson B, Coronado GD, Martin DP, Heagerty PJ. Predisposing and enabling factors associated with mammography use among Hispanic and non-Hispanic white women living in a rural area. J Rural Health. 2009;25(1):85-92. [See abstract.]
Tejeda S, Thompson B, Coronado GD, Martin DP. Barriers and facilitators related to mammography use among lower educated Mexican women in the USA. Soc Sci Med. 2009;68(5):832-9. [See abstract.]
Tejeda S, Thompson B, Coronado GD, Heagerty PJ, Martin DP. Celebremos La Salud: a community-based intervention for Hispanic and non-Hispanic white women living in a rural area. J Community Health. 2008 Sep 27. [See abstract.]
Coronado GD, Thompson B, Tejeda S, Godina R, Chen L. Sociodemographic factors and self-management practices related to type 2 diabetes among Hispanics and non-Hispanic whites in a rural setting. J Rural Health. 2007;23(1):49-54.
Tejeda S, Thompson B, Coronado GD, Rees JM. A cervical cancer curriculum for Hispanic adolescents in rural high schools: A pilot study. J Health Care Poor Underserved. 2006;17(4):734-744.
Coronado GD, Thompson B, Tejeda S, Godina R. Attitudes and beliefs among Mexican Americans about type 2 diabetes. J Health Care Poor Underserved. 2004;15(4):576-588.