Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

Year Title Altmetric
2020 Poverty, insurance, and region as predictors of epilepsy treatment among US adultsEpilepsy and Behavior.  107. 2020
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 healthAdvances in Medical Sociology.  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 and Minority 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 individualsCurrent HIV/AIDS Reports.  10:324-332. 2013
2013 Faith-based HIV prevention and counseling programs: Findings from the Cincinnati census of religious congregationsAIDS and Behavior.  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 and Minority Health.  13:647-658. 2011
2011 Spirituality and religiosity in patients with HIV: A test and expansion of a modelAnnals of Behavioral Medicine.  41:92-103. 2011
2009 Change in quality of life after being diagnosed with HIV: A multicenter longitudinal studyAIDS Patient Care and STDS.  23:931-937. 2009
2008 Seizure control in patients with epilepsy: The physician vs. medication factorsBMC Health Services Research.  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/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
2006 Modeling the effects of spirituality/religion on patients' perceptions of living with HIV/AIDSJournal of General Internal Medicine.  21. 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 influences 2004
2003 Psychopathology and quality of life: Psychogenic non-epileptic seizures versus epilepsy 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 - 2020
  • 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