Jeannette R. Ickovics, PhD
Dr. Ickovics is an expert on women’s health, with a particular focus on HIV/AIDS, including both prevention and adjustment to disease. Her community-based research -- funded with more than $20 million in grants from the NIH, CDC, and private foundations -- is characterized by methodological rigor and cultural sensitivity. Her research studies have evaluated the effectiveness and translation of an innovative group prenatal care program to improve perinatal outcomes and reduce risk of HIV and other sexually transmitted infections.
- Professor of Epidemiology, Yale School of Public Health, New Haven, CT
- Professor of Psychology, Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, CT
- Director, Social and Behavioral Sciences Program, Yale School of Public Health, New Haven, CT
- Director, CARE: Community Alliance for Research and Engagement, Yale Center for Clinical Investigation, New Haven, CT
- Deputy Director, Yale Center for Interdisciplinary Research on AIDS, New Haven, CT
- PhD, 1989, George Washington University, Applied Social Psychology
- Earnshaw, V. A., Carroll-Scott, A., Rosenthal, L., Chwastiak, L., Santilli, A., & Ickovics, J. R. (2013). Preventive discussions with health care providers: Exploring differences by race/ethnicity and place. Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved, 24(1), 185-196.
- Earnshaw, V. A., Rosenthal, L., Lewis, J., Stasko, E. C., Tobin, J. N., Lewis, T. T.,...Ickovics, J. R. (2013). Maternal experiences with everyday discrimination and infant birth weight: A test of mediators and moderators among young, urban women of color. Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 45(1), 13-23.
- Rosenthal, L., Carroll-Scott, A., Earnshaw, V. A., Santilli, A., & Ickovics, J. R. (2012). The importance of full time work for urban adults' mental and physical health. Social Science and Medicine, 75(9), 1692-1696..
- Sipsma, H. L., Ickovics, J. R., Lin, H., & Kershaw, T. S. (2012). Future expectations among adolescents: A latent class analysis. American Journal of Community Psychology, 50(1-2), 169-181.
- Wheeler, R., Earnshaw, V. A., Kershaw, T., & Ickovics, J. R. (2012). Postpartum sexually transmitted disease: Refining our understanding of the population risk. Sexually Transmitted Diseases, 39(7), 509-513.
- A Different Language
- A Great Way to Network
- Aim High
- Develop Your Niche
- Formal and Informal Support
- Integration of Work and Family
- It Started With a Review Article
- It's Bidirectional
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- Publication is Currency
- Start With a Review Article
- Timing Community Work