Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

Year Title Altmetric
2019 Health literacy and quality of life in patients with treatment-resistant epilepsyEpilepsy and Behavior.  99. 2019
2019 Quality of life in adults enrolled in an open-label study of cannabidiol (CBD) for treatment-resistant epilepsyEpilepsy and Behavior.  95:10-17. 2019
2019 Alcohol use/abuse and help-seeking among U.S. adults: The role of racial-ethnic origin and foreign-born statusJournal of Ethnicity in Substance Abuse.  18:183-210. 2019
2019 The effects of perceived discrimination on immigrant and refugee physical and mental healthCurrent Medicinal Chemistry Central Nervous System Agents.  19:173-204. 2019
2018 Affiliate stigma and caregiver burden in intractable epilepsyEpilepsy and Behavior.  85:1-6. 2018
2017 Social correlates of health status, quality of life, and mood states in patients treated with cannabidiol for epilepsyEpilepsy and Behavior.  70:364-369. 2017
2017 Social factors in marijuana use for medical and recreational purposesEpilepsy and Behavior.  70:280-287. 2017
2017 Anxiety Disorders among US Immigrants: The Role of Immigrant Background and Social-Psychological FactorsIssues in Mental Health Nursing.  38:317-326. 2017
2017 Immigrant-based Disparities in Mental Health Care Utilization.Socius: Sociological Research for a Dynamic World.  3. 2017
2017 Nativity, raceethnicity, and dual diagnosis among us adultsResearch in the Sociology of Health Care.  35:171-191. 2017
2016 Major Depressive Disorder and Dysthymia at the Intersection of Nativity and Racial–Ethnic OriginsJournal of Immigrant Health.  18:749-763. 2016
2015 Personalities of patients with nonepileptic psychogenic statusEpilepsy and Behavior.  52:143-148. 2015
2015 Using concept mapping to mobilize a black faith community to address HIVInternational Public Health Journal.  7:117-130. 2015
2014 Social determinants of health in epilepsyEpilepsy and Behavior.  41:283-289. 2014
2014 Engaging Religious Institutions to Address Racial Disparities in HIV/AIDS: A Case of Academic-Community Partnership.Int J Res Serv Learn Community Engagem.  2:95-114. 2014
2013 Spirituality and religion among HIV-infected individualsNational Forum Teacher Education Journal.  10:324-332. 2013
2013 Faith-based HIV prevention and counseling programs: Findings from the Cincinnati census of religious congregationsExpert Review of Anticancer Therapy.  17:1839-1854. 2013
2012 Multidimensional Assessment of Spirituality/Religion in Patients with HIV: Conceptual Framework and Empirical RefinementJournal of Religion and Health.  51:1239-1260. 2012
2011 Epidemiology of alcohol abuse among US immigrant populationsJournal of Immigrant Health.  13:647-658. 2011
2011 Spirituality and religiosity in patients with HIV: A test and expansion of a modelCanadian Association of Radiologists Journal.  41:92-103. 2011
2009 Change in quality of life after being diagnosed with HIV: A multicenter longitudinal studyBioscience Reports.  23:931-937. 2009
2008 Seizure control in patients with epilepsy: The physician vs. medication factorsPrimary Care Diabetes.  8. 2008
2008 Comprehensive presurgical functional MRI language evaluation in adult patients with epilepsyEpilepsy and Behavior.  12:74-83. 2008
2007 Levetiracetam use in critically ill patientsNeurocritical Care.  7:140-147. 2007
2007 The effect of offering international health training opportunities on family medicine residency recruitingFamily Medicine.  39:255-260. 2007
2006 Changes in religiousness and spirituality attributed to HIV/AIDS: Are there sex and race differences?Journal of General Internal Medicine.  21. 2006
2006 Changes in religiousness and spirituality attributed to HIV/AIDS: are there sex and race differences?Journal of General Internal Medicine.  21 Suppl 5:S14-S20. 2006
2006 Modeling the effects of spirituality/religion on patients' perceptions of living with HIV/AIDSJournal of General Internal Medicine.  21. 2006
2006 Modeling the effects of spirituality/religion on patients' perceptions of living with HIV/AIDS.Journal of General Internal Medicine.  21 Suppl 5:S28-S38. 2006
2006 Racial/ethnic disparities in the treatment of epilepsy: What do we know? What do we need to know?Epilepsy and Behavior.  9:243-264. 2006
2006 Quality of life in medication-resistant epilepsy: The effects of patient's age, age at seizure onset, and disease durationEpilepsy and Behavior.  8:547-551. 2006
2005 Measuring depressive symptoms among treatment-resistant seizure disorder patients: POMS Depression scale as an alternative to the BDI-IIEpilepsy and Behavior.  7:266-272. 2005
2005 Measuring depressive symptoms among treatment-resistant seizure disorder patients: POMS Depression scale as an alternative to the BDI-II.Epilepsy and Behavior.  7:266-272. 2005
2004 Seizure disorders, depression, and health-related quality of lifeEpilepsy and Behavior.  5:50-57. 2004
2004 Self-reported health in Poland and the United States: A comparative analysis of demographic, family and socioeconomic influencesHealth.  8:5-31. 2004
2003 Psychopathology and quality of life: Psychogenic non-epileptic seizures versus epilepsyMedical Science Monitor.  9. 2003
2003 Quality of Life in Psychogenic Nonepileptic SeizuresEpilepsia.  44:236-242. 2003
2003 Quality of life in psychogenic nonepileptic seizuresEpilepsia.  44:236-242. 2003
2001 Family effects on self-reported health among Russian wives and husbandsSocial Science and Medicine.  53:1653-1666. 2001
2001 Gender, self-reported health, and health-related lifestyles in PolandHealth Care for Women International.  22:207-227. 2001

Chapter

Year Title Altmetric
2018 Epidemiology of Nonepileptic Seizures.  1-18. 2018
2015 Comparative Effectiveness Research.  407-410. 2015
2015 Immigrants and Refugees.  767-772. 2015
2015 National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine.  943-945. 2015
2014 Deconstructing and Addressing Health Disparities to Build Health Equity.  95-110. 2014
2014 Mobilizing a black faith community to address HIV.  95-110. 2014
2014 Contemporary Theory.  302-312. 2014
2014 Health Services Utilization among People Living with HIV/AIDS.  1142-1145. 2014
2014 International Mental Health Policies 2014
2014 Pharmaceuticals and Society.  1810-1813. 2014
2007 Immigrant Status, Poverty, and Health.  106-129. 2007

Principal Investigator On

  • Private Grant  awarded by GREENWICH BIOSCIENCES INC. 2018 - 2019
  • Investigator On

  • UAB Cannabidiol Program  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE 2014 - 2022
  • Private Grant  awarded by GW RESEARCH LTD. 2014 - 2018
  • Private Grant  awarded by GW RESEARCH LTD. 2014 - 2018
  • Teaching Activities

  • SOC283 - The Sociology of Mental Health (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • SOC780 - Advanced Medical Sociology (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • SOC278 - International Sociology (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • SOC783 - Health Care Delivery Systems (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • SOC100 - Intro to Sociology (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • SOC283 - The Sociology of Mental Health (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • SOC722 - Contemp Sociological Theory (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • SOC792 - Subst Sociological Areas Sem (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • SOC278 - International Sociology (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • SOC283 - The Sociology of Mental Health (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • SOC702 - Profession of Sociology (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • SOC791 - Subst Sociological Areas Sem (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • SOC200 - Social Change (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • SOC283 - The Sociology of Mental Health (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • SOC722 - Contemp Sociological Theory (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • SOC787 - Sociology of Mental Health (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • SOC278 - International Sociology (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • SOC734 - Global Health (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • SOC200 - Social Change (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • SOC283 - The Sociology of Mental Health (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • SOC278 - International Sociology (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • SOC722 - Contemp Sociological Theory (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • SOC200 - Social Change (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • SOC787 - Sociology of Mental Health (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • SOC722 - Contemp Sociological Theory (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • SOC792 - Subst Sociological Areas Sem (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • SOC200 - Social Change (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • SOC734 - Global Health (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • SOC200 - Social Change (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • SOC722 - Contemp Sociological Theory (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • Education And Training

  • University of Cincinnati Academic Health Center Institute for Health Policy and Health Services Research, Postdoctoral Fellowship
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Sociology, University of Cincinnati 2001
  • Awards And Honors

    Full Name

  • Magdalena Szaflarski