Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

Year Title Altmetric
2019 Objective versus self-reported adherence to airway clearance therapy in cystic fibrosisRespiratory Care.  64:176-181. 2019
2019 Perinatal Maternal Stress and Susceptibility to Infectious Diseases in Later Childhood: An Early Life Programming PerspectiveJournal of Psychology.  153:67-88. 2019
2018 Determinants of obesity in two urban CommUnities: PerCePtions anD CommUnity-Driven solUtionsEthnicity and Disease.  28:33-42. 2018
2017 Social Determinants of Adherence to Pulmonary Rehabilitation for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary DiseaseCOPD: Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease.  14:610-617. 2017
2017 Bikeshare use in urban communities: Individual and neighborhood factorsEthnicity and Disease.  27:303-312. 2017
2017 Disparities in chronic medical conditions in the Mid-SouthEthnicity and Health.  22:196-208. 2017
2017 Does one size fit all? The role of body mass index and waist circumference in systemic inflammation in midlife by race and genderEthnicity and Health.  22:169-183. 2017
2017 Advancing the Science of Health Disparities Through Research on the Social Determinants of HealthAmerican Journal of Preventive Medicine.  52:S1-S4. 2017
2017 Perceived Discrimination and Privilege in Health Care: The Role of Socioeconomic Status and RaceAmerican Journal of Preventive Medicine.  52:S86-S94. 2017
2017 Sociodemographic Patterns of Chronic Disease: How the Mid-South Region Compares to the Rest of the CountryAmerican Journal of Preventive Medicine.  52:S31-S39. 2017
2017 Systemic Inflammation in Midlife: Race, Socioeconomic Status, and Perceived DiscriminationAmerican Journal of Preventive Medicine.  52:S63-S76. 2017
2017 The Social Determinants of Chronic DiseaseAmerican Journal of Preventive Medicine.  52:S5-S12. 2017
2016 Risk stratification model to detect early pulmonary disease in infants with cystic fibrosis diagnosed by newborn screeningPediatric Pulmonology.  51:1168-1176. 2016
2016 Dimensions of racial identity and perceived discrimination in health careEthnicity and Disease.  26:501-512. 2016
2016 Racial and gender disparities in incidence of lung and bronchus cancer in the United States: A longitudinal analysisPLoS ONE.  11. 2016
2016 Socioeconomic status and health outcomes: cystic fibrosis as a modelExpert Review of Respiratory Medicine.  10:967-977. 2016
2016 Patient navigation as a model to increase participation of African Americans in cancer clinical trialsJournal of Oncology Practice.  12:556-563. 2016
2015 Adherence to airway clearance therapy in pediatric cystic fibrosis: Socioeconomic factors and respiratory outcomesPediatric Pulmonology.  50:1244-1252. 2015

Investigator On

  • Cystic Fibrosis Training Network: Latin America  awarded by Cystic Fibrosis Foundation 2018 - 2021
  • Optimization of the Alabama CF Newborn Screening Program  awarded by Cystic Fibrosis Foundation 2018 - 2020
  • Obesity Health Disparities Research Center (OHDRC)  awarded by NATIONAL INSTITUTE ON MINORITY HEALTH AND HEALTH DISPARITIES/NIH/DHHS 2017 - 2020
  • DNA Sequencing for Newborn Nurseries in the South  awarded by HUDSONALPHA INSTITUTE FOR BIOTECHNOLOGY 2017 - 2019
  • International Workshop on Sustainable Smart Cities  awarded by NSF - National Science Foundation 2016 - 2019
  • Mid-South Transdisciplinary Collaborative Center for Health Disparities Research  awarded by NATIONAL INSTITUTE ON MINORITY HEALTH AND HEALTH DISPARITIES/NIH/DHHS 2012 - 2019
  • National Transdisciplinary Collaborative Center for African American Men's Health  awarded by University of Minnesota 2013 - 2018
  • Comprehensive Minority and Health Disparities Research Center - Phase III - Research Core  awarded by NATIONAL INSTITUTE ON MINORITY HEALTH AND HEALTH DISPARITIES/NIH/DHHS 2012 - 2018
  • Eliminating Health Disparities Through Multi-Disciplinary Translational Approaches  awarded by JACKSON STATE UNIVERSITY 2012 - 2018
  • Development of Standardized Measures of Barriers to Treatment Adherence: Field Testing and Psychometric Validation  awarded by CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL (BOSTON) 2017
  • Gulf States Collaborative Center for Health Policy Research (Gulf States CC)  awarded by BAYOU LA BATRE CLINIC 2013 - 2016
  • Gulf States Collaborative Center for Health Policy Research (Gulf States CC) - Pilot Project Core  awarded by BAYOU LA BATRE CLINIC 2013 - 2016
  • Gulf States Collaborative Center for Health Policy Research (Gulf States CC) - Research Core  awarded by BAYOU LA BATRE CLINIC 2013 - 2016
  • Education And Training

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Sociology, University of Alabama at Birmingham 2015
  • Master's Level Degree in Linguistics, Sofia University "St. Kliment Ohridski" 1989
  • Bachelor's Level Degree in Linguistics, Sofia University "St. Kliment Ohridski" 1988
  • Full Name

  • Gabriela Oates