Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

Year Title Altmetric
2019 Applying the Housing First approach to single-site permanent supportive housingJournal of Social Distress and the Homeless.  28:24-33. 2019
2019 Veterans' Assignment to Single-Site Versus Scattered- Site Permanent Supportive HousingAmerican Journal of Orthopsychiatry2019
2018 Do young black men who have sex with men in the deep south prefer traditional over alternative STI testing?PLoS ONE.  13. 2018
2018 Is There a Continuum of Risk for Sexually Transmitted Infections among African American Women?Sexually Transmitted Diseases.  45:e20-e22. 2018
2017 Housing first on a large scale: Fidelity strengths and challenges in the VA's HUD-VASH programPsychological Services.  14:118-128. 2017
2017 Sexually Transmitted Infection Risk among Women Is Not Fully Explained by Partner NumbersSouthern Medical Journal.  110:161-167. 2017
2017 Sexual orientation and sexual health services utilization among women in the United StatesPreventive Medicine.  95:74-81. 2017
2016 Ethnographic Observation of a Housing First Approach to Case Management at Four VA Medical Centers.Psychiatric Services.  67:1384-1385. 2016
2016 Sexual Orientation and Sexual and Reproductive Health among African American Sexual Minority Women in the U.S. SouthWomen's Health Issues.  26:612-621. 2016
2016 Chlamydia trachomatis infection in African American women who exclusively have sex with womenInternational Journal of STD and AIDS.  27:978-983. 2016
2016 Substance use among persons with homeless experience in primary careSubstance Abuse.  37:534-541. 2016
2016 Trichomonas vaginalis Nucleic Acid Amplification Testing at an Urban HIV ClinicSexually Transmitted Diseases.  43:483-488. 2016
2016 Priorities in the primary care of persons experiencing homelessness: Convergence and divergence in the views of patients and provider/expertsPatient Preference and Adherence.  10:153-158. 2016
2015 Experience of primary care among homeless individuals with mental health conditionsPLoS ONE.  10. 2015
2015 Housing first and the risk of failure: A comment on Westermeyer and Lee (2013)Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease.  203:559-562. 2015
2014 Making Housing First Happen: Organizational Leadership in VA’s Expansion of Permanent Supportive HousingJournal of General Internal Medicine.  29:835-844. 2014
2014 Added benefit of nucleic acid amplification testing for the diagnosis of Trichomonas vaginalis among men and women attending a sexually transmitted diseases clinicClinical Infectious Diseases.  59:834-841. 2014
2014 Timing and momentum in VA's path toward housing first: In replyPsychiatric Services.  65:836-837. 2014
2014 VA's expansion of supportive housing: Successes and challenges on the path toward housing firstPsychiatric Services.  65:641-647. 2014
2014 Development of the primary care quality-homeless (PCQ-H) instrument: A practical survey of homeless patients' experiences in primary careMedical Care.  52:734-742. 2014
2014 Families of choice and noncollegiate sororities and fraternities among lesbian and bisexual african-American women in a southern community: Implications for sexual and reproductive health researchSexual Health.  11:24-30. 2014
2014 Lack of evidence for sexual transmission of genital Candida species among women who have sex with women: A mixed methods studySexually Transmitted Infections.  90:165-170. 2014
2014 Lower sexually transmissible infection prevalence among lifetime exclusive women who have sex with women compared with women who have sex with women and menSexual Health.  11:592-593. 2014
2014 Sexual partnership characteristics of African American women who have sex with women; impact on sexually transmitted infection riskSexually Transmitted Diseases.  41:611-617. 2014
2013 Comparing homeless persons' care experiences in tailored versus nontailored primary care programsAmerican Journal of Public Health.  103. 2013
2013 Bacterial vaginosis among African American women who have sex with womenSexually Transmitted Diseases.  40:751-755. 2013
2013 Trichomonas vaginalis infection among women receiving gynaecological care at an Alabama HIV ClinicSexually Transmitted Infections.  89:514-518. 2013
2013 Sexual behaviors, perception of sexually transmitted infection risk, and practice of safe sex among southern african american women who have sex with womenSexually Transmitted Diseases.  40:395-400. 2013
2013 Misperceptions regarding protective barrier method use for safer sex among African-American women who have sex with womenSexual Health.  10:138-141. 2013
2013 Sexual Orientation Disclosure to Health Care Providers Among Urban and Non-Urban Southern LesbiansWomen and Health.  53:41-55. 2013
2013 Suicide Ideation and Suicide Attempts Among White Southern LesbiansJournal of Gay and Lesbian Mental Health.  17:4-20. 2013
2012 Sexual Orientation, Partnership Formation, and Substance Use in the Transition to AdulthoodJournal of Youth and Adolescence.  41:167-178. 2012
2010 Health Behaviors and Health Care Utilization of Southern LesbiansWomen's Health Issues.  20:178-184. 2010
2010 Sexual Orientation, Parental Support, and Health During the Transition to Young AdulthoodJournal of Youth and Adolescence.  39:1189-1198. 2010
2010 Age differences in the correlates of problematic alcohol use among Southern LesbiansJournal of Studies on Alcohol.  71:295-298. 2010
2008 Ethnic Differences in the Correlates of Mental Distress Among Homeless WomenWomen's Health Issues.  18:26-34. 2008
2006 Correlates of HIV-related stigma among HIV-positive mothers and their uninfected adolescent childrenWomen and Health.  44:19-42. 2006
2005 Women’s STD prevention and detection practices: The specificity of social location.Race, Gender, Class.  12:59-81. 2005

Teaching Activities

  • PUH697Q - Internship Online (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • PUH292 - Seminars in Public Health (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • PUH697Q - Internship Online (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • BST601Q - Biostatistics Online (Summer Term 2019) 2019
  • PUH495 - PUH Capstone Experience (Summer Term 2019) 2019
  • PUH697Q - Internship Online (Summer Term 2019) 2019
  • PUH697 - Practice Placement (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • PUH498 - Undergraduate Research (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • PUH498 - Undergraduate Research (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • PUH697 - Practice Placement (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • PUH697Q - Internship Online (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • PUH697 - Practice Placement (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • BST601Q - Biostatistics (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • PUH491 - Directed Study (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • PUH697 - Practice Placement (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • PUH697Q - Internship Online (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • BST601Q - Biostatistics (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • PUH250 - Biostatistics (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • PUH697 - Practice Placement (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • BST601 - Biostatistics (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • PUH250 - Biostatistics (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • BST601Q - Biostatistics (Summer Term 2017) 2017
  • BST601Q - Biostatistics (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • PUH250 - Biostatistics (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • BST601 - Biostatistics (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • PUH250 - Biostatistics (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • BST601 - Biostatistics (Summer Term 2016) 2016
  • BST601Q - Biostatistics (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • PUH250 - Biostatistics (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • DENT1110 - Dentistry & Culture (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • BST601 - Biostatistics (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • PUH250 - Biostatistics (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • SW321 - Stats for Social Work Res (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • SOC489 - The Research Experience (Summer Term 2011) 2011
  • SOC489L - Research Experience Lab (Summer Term 2011) 2011
  • SOC702 - Profession of Sociology (Summer Term 2011) 2011
  • SOC220 - Changing Gender Roles (Spring Term 2011) 2011
  • SOC703 - Advanced Statistics (Spring Term 2011) 2011
  • SOC240 - Family Conflict and Violence (Fall Term 2010) 2010
  • SOC335 - Sexual Identity and Diversity (Fall Term 2010) 2010
  • SOC410 - Social Statistics (Fall Term 2010) 2010
  • SOC410L - Social Statistics Lab (Fall Term 2010) 2010
  • SOC410L - Social Statistics Lab (Fall Term 2010) 2010
  • SW321 - Stats for Social Work Res (Fall Term 2010) 2010
  • SW321L - Stats for Social Work Lab (Fall Term 2010) 2010
  • SW321L - Stats for Social Work Lab (Fall Term 2010) 2010
  • SOC400 - Research Methods (Summer Term 2010) 2010
  • SOC400L - Research Methods Lab (Summer Term 2010) 2010
  • SOC702 - Profession of Sociology (Summer Term 2010) 2010
  • SOC220 - Changing Gender Roles (Spring Term 2010) 2010
  • SOC703 - Advanced Statistics (Spring Term 2010) 2010
  • SOC335 - Sexual Identity and Diversity (Fall Term 2009) 2009
  • SOC410 - Social Statistics (Fall Term 2009) 2009
  • SOC410L - Social Statistics Lab (Fall Term 2009) 2009
  • SOC220 - Changing Gender Roles (Spring Term 2009) 2009
  • SOC703 - Advanced Statistics (Spring Term 2009) 2009
  • WS280 - Spec Topics in Women's Studies (Spring Term 2009) 2009
  • SOC135 - Human Sexuality (Fall Term 2008) 2008
  • SOC410 - Social Statistics (Fall Term 2008) 2008
  • SOC410L - Social Statistics Lab (Fall Term 2008) 2008
  • SOC220 - Changing Gender Roles (Spring Term 2008) 2008
  • SOC703 - Advanced Statistics (Spring Term 2008) 2008
  • SOC135 - Human Sexuality (Fall Term 2007) 2007
  • SOC410 - Social Statistics (Fall Term 2007) 2007
  • SOC410L - Social Statistics Lab (Fall Term 2007) 2007
  • Education And Training

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Sociology, University of Virginia 2004
  • Awards And Honors

    Full Name

  • Erika Austin