Selected Publications & Articles

Peer Reviewed Publications

Ahn, S., Phillips, K.L., Ory, M., & Smith, M. (2011). Correlates of volunteering among aging Texans: The roles of health indicators, spirituality, and social engagement. Maturitas, 69(3), 257-62.

Brown, C.S., Baker, T.A., Aiken-Morgan, A., Harden, J.T., Mingo, C., Phillips, K.L., Washington, T., & Whitfield, K. (2014). Reviewing our roots: Blacks in gerontology. Gerontologist, 54(1), 108-16.

Paxton, R.J., Phillips, K.L., Jones, L.A., Chang, S., Taylor, W.C., Courneya, K., & Pierce, J.P. (2012). Associations between physical activity, body mass index, and health related quality of life in an ethnically diverse sample of breast cancer survivors. Cancer, 118(16), 4024-4031.

Phillips, K.L., Chiriboga, D.A., & Jang, Y. (2011). Patient perceptions of the interpersonal sensitivity of their health care providers: The potential role of patient-provider racial/ethnic concordance. The Patient: Patient-Centered Outcomes Research, 5(3), 175-183.

Phillips, K.L., Chiriboga, D.A., & Jang, Y. (2012). Predictors of client-provider racial/ethnic concordance among older health service users. Journal of Best Practices in Health Professions Diversity: Research, Education and Policy, 4(2), 657-668. 

Phillips, K.L., Chiriboga, D.A., & Jang, Y. (2012). Satisfaction with care: The role of patient-provider racial/ethnic concordance and interpersonal sensitivity. Journal of Aging & Health, 24(7), 1079-1090.

Phillips, K.L., Copeland, L.A., & Zeber, J.E. Stock, E.M., Tsan, J.Y., & MacCarthy, A.A. (2015). Racial/ethnic disparities in monitoring and treating metabolic parameters among schizophrenia patients receiving antipsychotic medications. American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 23(6), 596-606.

Phillips, K.L., Rogers, C. & Morgan, A. (2017) Perceptions of Chronic Disease Among Older African Americans: A Qualitative Analysis. Journal of Health Disparities Research and Practice, 10(4).  

Phillips, K.L., Smith, M.L., Ory, M., Ahn, S., & Hochhalter, A.K. (2012). Correlates of initiating colorectal cancer screening beginning at age 50. Journal of Community Health, 38(1), 23-30.



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