Research Impact (Publications)

This page lists publications with CHEER faculty, affiliates, post-docs, or staff as an author. The primary focus is health equity and/or engagement research across a variety of topics and communities.


  • Boamah SA, Hamadi HY, Havaei F, Smith H, Webb FJ. Striking a balance between work and play: The effects of work-life interference and burnout on faculty turnover intentions and career satisfaction. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 2022 Jan; 19, 809.
  • Khubchandani J, Price JK, Sharma S, Wiblishauser MJ, Webb FJ. COVID-19 pandemic and weight gain in American adults: A nationwide population-based study. Diabetes & Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research & Reviews. January 2022; 16(1):
  • Khubchandani J, Price J, Sharma S, Webb FJ. COVID-19 infection survivors and the risk of depression and anxiety symptoms: A nationwide study of adults in the United States. European Journal of Internal Medicine. Available online 12 January 2022:
  • Livingood W, Lukens Bull K, Biegner S, Kaunitz A, Howard L, Jefferson V, Geisselmaier P, Michel I, Bilello L. Incorporating Black women’s perspectives into long-acting reversible contraception implementation. F S Rep. 2022;3(2):80-90. doi:


  • Gaillard T, Neff D, Webb F. Recruitment and retention of culturally diverse older adults into aging research: Investigation planning to explore intergenerational influence. Alzheimer’s & Dementia. 2021 Dec 31;17(S10).
  • Jean-Louis A, Webb F. Knowledge, Preferences and Willingness to Use At-Home Prostate and Colorectal Cancer Screening Tests in African American and Haitian Men. Ecancermedicalscience. 2021 Oct; 15:1310.
  • Khubchandani J, Sharma S, Price JH, Wiblishauser MJ, Sharma M, Webb FJ. COVID-19 Morbidity and Mortality in Social Networks: Does It Influence Vaccine Hesitancy? International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 2021 Sept; 18(18), 9448:
  • Litvintchouk A, Bilello L, Smotherman C, Lukens Bull K. Hospitalized patients co-diagnosed with infective endocarditis and opioid drug dependence in Florida, 2015-2018. Journal of Hospital Administration. 2021 Aug;10(4): 26-31.
  • Webb F, Jones C, Jones R, Morga K, Bilello L, Khubchandani J. Acculturative status, age and hypertension among African American women. International Journal of Community Medicine and Public Health. 2021 May; 8(5):
  • Khubchandani J, Sharma S, Wiblishauser M, Price J, Webb F. COVID-19 related information and psychological distress: Too much or too bad? Brain Behav Immun Health. 2021 Mar; 12: 100213.
  • Khubchandani J, Sharma S, Price JH, Wiblishauser MJ, Sharma M, Webb FJ. COVID-19 Vaccination Hesitancy in the United States: A Rapid National Assessment. J Community Health. 2021 Apr; 46(2):270-277. Epub 2021 Jan 3. PubMed PMID: 33389421; PMCID: PMC7778842.
  • Tucker C, Roncoroni J, Klein K, Derias T, Ateyah W, Williams J, Nmezi N, Shah N, Bilello L, Anton S. Views of Black women patients with obesity on desired and undesired weight-focused clinical encounters. Clinical Obesity. 2021;11(5):e12468.
  • Scuderi C, Lourie EM, Webb LK, Haddad C, Patel G, Bilello L. (2021). Training primary care physicians on EHR use during COVID-19. Journal of Medical Practice Management. 37(1): 379-382.