Researcher Profile

Researcher Profile

Patricia Y. Miranda, PhD, MPH

Patricia Y. Miranda, PhD, MPH

Associate Professor, Health Policy and Administration
Assistant Professor, Department of Public Health Sciences
Scientific Program:Cancer Control
pym1@psu.edu

Research Interests

  • Breast Neoplasms
  • Health
  • Delivery of Health Care
  • Early Detection of Cancer
  • Depression
  • Population
  • Hispanic Americans
  • Neoplasms
  • Mammography
  • Health Insurance
  • Vaccination
  • Human Influenza

Recent Publications

2019

Bleser, WK, Miranda, PY & Salmon, DA 2019, 'Child Influenza Vaccination and Adult Work Loss: Reduced Sick Leave Use Only in Adults With Paid Sick Leave' American Journal of Preventive Medicine, vol. 56, no. 2, pp. 251-261. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amepre.2018.09.013

2018

Campbell, AG & Miranda, PY 2018, 'Breastfeeding Trends Among Very Low Birth Weight, Low Birth Weight, and Normal Birth Weight Infants', Journal of Pediatrics, vol. 200, pp. 71-78. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpeds.2018.04.039
BeLue, R, Ndiaye, K, Miranda, PY, Ndao, F & Canagarajah, P 2018, 'Diabetes management in Senegalese families: A dyadic-narrative illustration' Chronic Illness, vol. 14, no. 3, pp. 182-193. https://doi.org/10.1177/1742395317719141

2017

Miranda, PY, Yao, N, Snipes, SA, Belue, R, Lengerich, E & Hillemeier, MM 2017, 'Citizenship, length of stay, and screening for breast, cervical, and colorectal cancer in women, 2000–2010', Cancer Causes and Control, vol. 28, no. 6, pp. 589-598. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10552-017-0887-x
Bleser, WK, Young, SI & Miranda, PY 2017, 'Disparities in Patient- and Family-Centered Care During US Children's Health Care Encounters: A Closer Examination', Academic Pediatrics, vol. 17, no. 1, pp. 17-26. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.acap.2016.06.008
Miranda, PY, Reyes, A, Hudson, D, Yao, N, Bleser, WK, Snipes, SA & Belue, R 2017, 'Reports of self-rated health by citizenship and homeownership, United States 2000–2010' Preventive Medicine, vol. 100, pp. 3-9. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ypmed.2017.03.006
Wilkie, SK, Bleser, WK, Miranda, PY & Belue, R 2017, 'Role of depressive symptoms in mediating socioeconomic disparities in diabetes risk misperception' American Journal of Health Behavior, vol. 41, no. 3, pp. 348-357. https://doi.org/10.5993/AJHB.41.3.14
Elewonibi, B & Miranda, PY 2017, 'Using mammograms to predict preventive health services behavior and mortality in women', Preventive Medicine Reports, vol. 5, pp. 27-32. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pmedr.2016.10.012

2016

Bleser, WK, Elewonibi, BR, Miranda, PY & Belue, R 2016, 'Complementary and alternative medicine and influenza vaccine uptake in US children', Pediatrics, vol. 138, no. 5, e20154664. https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2015-4664
Bleser, WK, Miranda, PY & Jean-Jacques, M 2016, 'Erratum: Racial/ethnic disparities in influenza vaccination of chronically-ill US adults: The mediating role of perceived discrimination in healthcare (Medical Care (2016) 54 (570-577))' Medical Care, vol. 54, no. 7, pp. 734. https://doi.org/10.1097/MLR.0000000000000597
Elewonibi, BR, Thierry, AD & Miranda, PY 2018, 'Examining Mammography Use by Breast Cancer Risk, Race, Nativity, and Socioeconomic Status', Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health, vol. 20, no. 1, pp. 59-65. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10903-016-0502-3
Lapeyrouse, LM, Miranda, PY, Morera, OF, Heyman, JMC & Balcazar, HG 2017, 'Healthcare use and mammography among latinas with and without health insurance near the US-Mexico Border', Journal of Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities, vol. 4, no. 2, pp. 282-287. https://doi.org/10.1007/s40615-016-0227-y
Bleser, WK, Miranda, PY & Jean-Jacques, M 2016, 'Racial/ethnic disparities in influenza vaccination of chronically ill US adults the mediating role of perceived discrimination in health care', Medical care, vol. 54, no. 6, pp. 570-577. https://doi.org/10.1097/MLR.0000000000000544

2015

Snipes, SA, Smyth, JM, Murphy, DJ, Miranda, PY & Ishino, FAM 2015, 'Provision increases reported PPE use for mexican immigrant farmworkers: An mhealth pilot study', Journal of occupational and environmental medicine, vol. 57, no. 12, pp. 1343-1346. https://doi.org/10.1097/JOM.0000000000000563
Reyes, AM & Miranda, PY 2015, 'Trends in Cancer Screening by Citizenship and Health Insurance, 2000–2010', Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health, vol. 17, no. 3, pp. 644-651. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10903-014-0091-y

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