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Spatial Analysis of Massage Parlor Location

Chin JJ, Takahashi LM, Wiebe DJ. (2019). Where and why do illicit businesses cluster? Comparing sexually oriented massage parlors in Los Angeles County and New York City. Journal of Planning Education and Research. (Article is forthcoming in print.)

Chin JJ, Kim A, Takahashi L, Wiebe D. (2015). Do Sexually Oriented Massage Parlor Businesses Cluster in Specific Neighborhoods? A Spatial Analysis of Indoor Sex Work In Los Angeles and Orange Counties, California. Public Health Reports. 130(5):533-542.

Organizational Social Network Characteristics and Health Program Involvement

Leung MR, Chin JJ, Petrescu-Prahova M. (2016). Involving Immigrant Religious Organizations in HIV/AIDS Prevention: The Role of Bonding and Bridging Social Capital. Social Science & Medicine. 162(2016):201-209.

Health Planning, Participatory Planning, Policy Advocacy

Chin JJ. (2018). Service-Providing Nonprofits Working in Coalition to Advocate for Policy Change. Nonprofit and Voluntary Sector Quarterly. 47(1):27–48.
Published version available at Sage Publications.

Chin JJ, Abesamis-Mendoza N. (2012). Project CHARGE: Building an Urban Health Policy Advocacy Community. Progress in Community Health Partnerships: Research, Education, and Action. 6(1):17-23. DOI: 10.1353/cpr.2012.0004.

Chin JJ. (2009). The Limits and Potential of Nonprofit Organizations in Participatory Planning: A Case Study of the New York HIV Planning Council. Journal of Urban Affairs. 31(4):431-460. DOI: 10.1111/j.1467-9906.2009.00452.x.

Children and Physical Activity

Chin JJ, Ludwig D. (2014). Cómo aumentar la actividad física de los niños durante el período del recreo en las escuelas. American Journal of Public Health. 104(S2):S200–S207.

Chin JJ, Ludwig D. (2013). Increasing Children’s Physical Activity During School Recess Periods. American Journal of Public Health. 103(7):1229-1234. DOI: 10.2105/AJPH.2012.301132.

“Place” and Health

Chin, JJ. (2017). An Ambivalent Embrace: Service Needs and Gaps for Asian Immigrants in New Destinations. Journal of Health Disparities Research and Practice. 10(3):Article 9.

Frye V, Koblin B, Chin J, Beard J, Blaney S, Halkitis P, Vlahov D and Galea S. (2010). Neighborhood-level correlates of consistent condom use among men who have sex with men: A multi-level analysis. AIDS and Behavior. 14(4):974-985. DOI: 10.1007/s10461-008-9438-5.

Chin JJ, Neilands TB, Weiss L, Mantell JE. (2008). Paradigm Shifters, Professionals and Community Sentinels: Immigrant Community Institutions’ Roles in Shaping Places and Implications for Stigmatized Public Health Initiatives. Health and Place. 14(4):864-880. DOI: 10.1016/j.healthplace.2008.01.006.

HIV Social Services

Chin JJ, Botsko B, Behar E, Finkelstein R. (2009). More than Ancillary: HIV Social Services, Intermediate Outcomes and Quality of Life. AIDS Care. 21(10):1289-1297. DOI: 10.1080/09540120902732019.

Chin JJ, Kang E, Kim JH, Martinez J, Eckholdt H. (2006). Serving Asians and Pacific Islanders with HIV/AIDS: Challenges and Lessons Learned. Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved. 17(4):910-927. DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2006.0119.

HIV Prevention Intervention Development

Koblin BA, Bonner S, Powell B, Metralexis P, Egan J, Patterson J, Xu G, Hoover D, Goodman K, Chin J, Tieu HV, Spikes P. (2012). A randomized trial of a behavioral intervention for Black MSM: The DiSH Study. AIDS. 26(4):483-488.

Religious Institution Involvement in HIV Prevention and Care

Chin JJ, Neilands TB. (2016). Chinese Immigrant Religious Institutions’ Variability in Views on Preventing Sexual Transmission of HIV. American Journal of Public Health. 106(1):110-8. doi: 10.2105/AJPH.2015.302924.

Kang E, Delzell D, Chin JJ, Behar E, and Li MY. (2013). Influences of Stigma and HIV Transmission Knowledge on Member Support for Faith-Placed HIV Initiatives in Chinese Immigrant Buddhist and Protestant Religious Institutions in New York City. AIDS Education and Prevention. 25(5):445-456.

Kang E, Chin J and Behar E. (2011). Faith-based HIV care and prevention in Asian immigrant communities in New York City: Rhetoric or reality? Journal of Psychology & Theology. 39(3):268-279 [Special Issue on Faith in Practice: Reflections on Community Psychology in Action].

Chin JJ, Li MY, Kang E, Behar E and Chen P. (2011). Civic/sanctuary orientation and HIV involvement among Chinese immigrant religious institutions in New York City. Global Public Health. 6(S2):S210-S226. DOI:10.1080/17441692.2011.595728.

Chin JJ, Mantell J, Weiss L, Bhagavan M, Luo X. (2005). Chinese and South Asian Religious Institutions and HIV Prevention in New York City. AIDS Education and Prevention. 17(5):484-502. DOI: 10.1521/aeap.2005.17.5.484.

Asian/Pacific Islander Americans and HIV/AIDS

Chin JJ, Leung M, Sheth L, Rodriguez TR. (2007). Let’s Not Ignore a Growing HIV Problem for Asians and Pacific Islanders in the U.S. Journal of Urban Health. Sep;84(5):642-7. DOI: 10.1007/s11524-007-9200-8.

Yoshikawa H, Wilson PA, Hsueh J, Rosman EA, Chin J, Kim JH. (2003). What front-line CBO staff can tell us about culturally anchored theories of behavior change in HIV prevention for Asian/Pacific Islanders. American Journal of Community Psychology. Sep;32(1-2):143-58.

Eckholdt H, Chin J, Manzon J, Kim D. (1997). The needs of Asians and Pacific Islanders living with HIV in New York City. AIDS Education and Prevention. Dec.;9(6):493-504.

Eckholdt H, Chin J. (1997). Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia in Asians and Pacific Islanders. Clinical Infectious Diseases. June;24(6):1265-1267.