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  • Stevens, Robin, In Press

    Stevens, R., Bleakly, A., Dunaev, J., Hennesey, M., & Gilliard-Matthews, S. (In Press) #digital hood: Engagement with risk content on social media among Black and Hispanic youth. Journal of Urban Health.  

  • Stevens, Robin, 2018

    Lightfoot, M., Wu, N., Hughes, S., Desmond, K., Tevendale, H., & Stevens, R. (2018). Risk factors for substance use among youth experiencing homelessness. Journal of Child and Adolescent Substance Abuse. doi:https://doi.org/10.1080/1067828X.2018.1500964 

  • Stevens, Robin, 2017

    Zhang, J., Jemmott, J.B., O’Leary, A., Stevens, R., Jemmott, L.S., Icard, L.D., Hsu, J., & Rutledge, S.E. (2017) Efficacy and mediation of a theory-based physical activity intervention for African  American men who have sex with men: A randomized controlled trial. Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 51(1), 106-116. DOI:10.1007/s12160-016-9832-6.

  • Stevens, Robin, 2017

    Stevens, R., Icard, L., Jemmott, J.B., O’Leary, A., Rutledge, S., Hsu, J., & Stephens-Shields, A. (2017). Risky trade: Individual and neighborhood-level socio-demographics associated with transactional sex among urban African American MSM. Journal of Urban Health, Oct: 94(5):676-682. DOI: 10.1007/s11524-017-0187-5.

  • Stevens, Robin, 2017

    Stevens, R.,  Gilliard-Matthews, S, Dunaev*, J, Todhunter-Reid*, A., Brawner, B., Stewart, J. (2017). Social media use and sexual risk reduction behavior among minority youth: Seeking safe sex information. Nursing Research.  Sep/Oct;66(5):368-377. DOI: 10.1097/NNR.0000000000000237 

  • Stevens, Robin, 2017

    Brawner, B., Guthrie, B., Stevens, R., Taylor, L., Eberhart, M.G., Schensul, J.J. (2017) Place still matters: Racial/ethnic and geographic disparities in HIV transmission and disease burden. Journal of Urban Health. (2017) 94: 716. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11524-017-0198-2 

  • Stevens, Robin, 2016

    Gilliard-Matthews, S., Stevens, R., Nilsen, M., & Dunaev, J. (2016). “If drugs does that to you, then I don’t want it. Resiliency Among Non-Marijuana Using Adolescents”. Journal of Youth Studies, .10.1177/1461444815625941

  • Stevens, Robin, 2016
    Stevens, R., Gilliard-Matthews, S., Dunaev, J., Woods, M., & Brawner, B. (2016). The digital hood: Social media use among youth in disadvantaged neighborhoods. New Media & Society, Published online before print, 42377.10.1177/1461444815625941
  • Stevens, Robin, 2016

    Stevens, R., Dunaev, J.*, Malven, E.*, Bleakley, A., & Hull, S. (2016). Social media in the sexual lives of African American and Latino youth: Challenges and opportunities. Media & Communication, 4(3), 60-70. DOI:10.17645/mac.v4i3.524

  • Stevens, Robin, 2015

    Gilliard-Matthews, S., Stevens, R., Nilsen, M., & Dunaev, J. (2015). You see it everywhere. It’s just natural. Contextualizing the role of peers, family and neighborhood in initial substance use. Deviant Behavior, 36(6), 492-509.10.1080/01639625.2014.944068

  • Stevens, Robin, 2014
    Stevens, R., & Hornik, R. (2014). AIDS in black & white: The influence of newspaper coverage of HIV/AIDS on HIV/AIDS testing among African Americans and White Americans, 1993-2007. Journal of Health Communication, 19(8), 893-906.10.1080/10810730.2013.864730
  • Stevens, Robin, 2014

    O’Leary, A., Jemmott, J. Stevens, R., Rutledge, S., & Icard, L. (2014). Optimism and education buffer the effects of syndemic factors on HIV status among black men who have sex with men. AIDS and Behavior, 18(11), 2080-2088.10.1007/s10461-014-0708-0

  • Stevens, Robin, 2014
    Stevens, R., Gillard-Matthews, S., Nilsen, M., Malven, E., & Dunaev, J. (2014). Socio-ecological factors in sexual decision making among urban female adolescents. Journal of Obstetric, Gynecologic, & Neonatal Nursing, 43(5), 644-654.10.1111/1552-6909
  • Stevens, Robin, 2014
    Jemmott, J., Jemmott, LS., O�Leary, A., Rutledge, S. Icard, L, Stevens, R., & Stephens, A. (2014). On the efficacy and mediation of a one-on-one HIV risk-reduction intervention for African American men who have sex with men: A randomized controlled trial. AIDS and Behavior, 19(7), 1247-62.10.1007/s10461-014-0961-2
  • Stevens, Robin, 2013
    Stevens, R., Bernadini, S., & Jemmott, J. (2013). Social environment and sexual risk-taking among gay and transgender African American youth. Culture, Health and Sexuality, 15(10), 42383.10.1080/13691058.2013.809608
  • Stevens, Robin, 2013
    Stevens, R., & Hull, S. (2013). The color of AIDS: U.S. newspaper coverage of HIV/AIDS from 1992-2007. Critical Arts: North-South Media Conversations, 27(3), 352-369.10.1080/02560046.2013.800668
  • Stevens, Robin, 2010
    Jordan, A., Bleakley, A., Manganello, J., Hennessy, M., Stevens, R., & Fishbein, M. (2010). The role of television access in viewing time of U.S. adolescents. Journal of Children and Media, 4(4), 355-370.10.1080/17482798.2010.510004
  • Stevens, Robin, 2010
    Nagler, R.H., Romantan, A., Kelly, B.J., Stevens, R.S., Gray, S.W., Hull, S.J., Ramirez, A.S., & Hornik, R.C. (2010). How do cancer patients navigate the public information environment? Understanding patterns and motivations for movement among information sources. Journal of Cancer Education, 25(3), 360-370.10.1007/s13187-010-0054-5
  • Stevens, Robin, 2010
    Jemmott, J. B. III, Jemmott, L. S., & Stevens, R. (2010). Past Research on Related Abstinence and Safer-Sex Interventions�Reply. Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine, 164(7), 679-681.
  • Stevens, Robin, 2008
    Bleakley, A., Fishbein, M., Hennessy, M., Jordan, A., Chernin, A., & Stevens, R. (2008). Developing respondent-based multi-media measures of exposure to sexual content. Communication Methods and Measures, 1-2(2), 43-64.10.1080/19312450802063040
  • Stevens, Robin, 2007
    Niederdeppe, J., Hornik, R., Kelly, B., Frosch, D., Romantan, A., Stevens, R., Barg, F., Weiner, J., & Schwarz, S. (2007). Examining the dimensions of cancer-related information scanning and seeking behavior. Health Communication, 2(22), 153-167.10.1080/10410230701454189