Selected Publications

Academic Article

Year Title Altmetric
2021 Everyday Ritual and Ethnographic Practice: Two Cases Showing the Importance of Embodiment and Reflexivity 2021
2021 Creating “Risky” New Roles in Healthcare: Identities, Boundary-Making, and Skilling Under Rationalization and Consumer Demand 2021
2021 Valuing Black lives and the ‘Good Death’ in the United States 2021
2020 Quelling moral panics? The case of physician aid in dying in California 2020
2020 Changes in Quality of Life Among Enrollees in Hennepin Health: A Medicaid Expansion ACO. 2020
2020 Hospital and Health System Policies Concerning the California End of Life Option ActJournal of Palliative Medicine.  23:60-66. 2020
2019 Expanded definitions of the ‘good death’? Race, ethnicity and medical aid in dying 2019
2019 Hospital Responses to the End of Life Option Act: Implementation of Aid in Dying in CaliforniaJAMA Internal Medicine.  179:985-987. 2019
2019 Improving End-of-Life Care for Diverse Populations: Communication, Competency, and System Supports 2019
2019 Agency and Change in Healthcare Organizations: Workers' Attempts to Navigate Multiple Logics in Hospice Care.Journal of Health and Social Behavior.  60:3-17. 2019
2019 Agency and Change in Healthcare Organizations: Workers’ Attempts to Navigate Multiple Logics in Hospice CareJournal of Health and Social Behavior.  60:2. 2019
2019 Identity work within attempts to transform healthcare: Invisible team processesHuman Relations.  72:370-396. 2019
2019 Local Leaders’ Perspectives on Women Veterans’ Health Care: What Would Ideal Look Like?Women's Health Issues.  29:64-71. 2019
2018 Culture and Palliative Care: Preferences, Communication, Meaning, and Mutual Decision MakingJournal of Pain and Symptom Management.  55:1408-1419. 2018
2018 California's End of Life Option Act: What Can We Learn from One Year of Legalization? (TH312)Journal of Pain and Symptom Management.  55:565-565. 2018
2018 Helpfulness, Trust, and Safety of Neighborhoods: Social Capital, Household Income, and Self-Reported Health of Older Adults.Gerontologist.  58:4-14. 2018
2018 Patient Self-Defined Goals: Essentials of Person-Centered Care for Serious Illness. 2018
2017 A mixed methods study of emotional exhaustion: Energizing and depleting work within an innovative healthcare team.Journal of Interprofessional Care.  31:714-724. 2017
2017 User-centered design to improve clinical decision support in primary care.International Journal of Medical Informatics.  104:56-64. 2017
2017 Boundaried Caring and Gendered Emotion Management in Hospice Work 2017
2017 Encounter Preparedness, Satisfaction, and Performance Effects of Influence in Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) Teams.Administration and Policy in Mental Health and Mental Health Services Research.  44:441-451. 2017
2017 The Power of Community Voices for Enhancing Community Health Needs Assessments.Health Promotion Practice.  18:437-443. 2017
2017 Staff Turnover in Assertive Community Treatment (Act) Teams: The Role of Team Climate.Administration and Policy in Mental Health and Mental Health Services Research.  44:258-268. 2017
2016 Bridging Science and Religion: How Health-Care Workers as Storytellers Construct Spiritual Meanings 2016
2016 Building New Teams for Late Life Care: Lessons From LifeCourse. 2016
2016 Labors of Love: Nursing Homes and the Structures of Care Work 2016
2016 Team Practice Abandonment in Hospice: Conflicting Logics in Times of TransformationAcademy of Management Proceedings.  2016:11313-11313. 2016
2016 Understanding Emotions in Caring Work: Combining and Developing Theory Using Three Empirical CasesAcademy of Management Proceedings.  2016:11316-11316. 2016
2015 The Joy of Science 2015
2014 Cultural Correlates of Gender Integration in Science 2014
2013 Straight from the source: Accounting for scientific success 2013
2012 Emotions and the research interview: What hospice workers can teach us 2012
2012 Integrating Dark Humor and Compassion 2012
2011 Facebook’s Boundaries 2011

Education And Training

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Sociology, University of Arizona 2013
  • Master of Social or Behavioral Sciences in Sociology, University of Arizona 2008
  • Bachelor of Social or Behavioral Science in Sociology, Indiana University Bloomington 2005
  • Full Name

  • Cindy Cain