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    Milagros Rosal PhD

    TitleProfessor
    InstitutionUniversity of Massachusetts Medical School
    DepartmentMedicine
    AddressUniversity of Massachusetts Medical School
    55 Lake Avenue North
    Worcester MA 01655
    Phone508-856-3173
      Other Positions
      InstitutionUMMS - Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences
      DepartmentClinical Population Health Research

        Overview 
        Narrative

        Education

        Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, Catholic University, Andres Bello, Venezuela, 1981
        Master of Science in Applied Psychology, Nova University, FL, 1986
        Master of Science in Clinical Psychology, Nova University, FL, 1989
        Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology, Nova University, FL, 1992

        Teaching

        Supervision and Mentoring of Faculty, Fellows, Interns and Students:

        Faculty

        • Senaida Fernandez, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, New York University School of Medicine, 2008-present
        • Angela Restreppo, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Department of Medicine, UMMC, 2008-2010
        • Diane Blake, MD, Department of Pediatrics, UMMS, 1999-2004
        • Yunsheng Ma, MD, Division of Preventive and Behavioral Medicine, UMMS, 1994-2002

        Fellows

        • M. Christine David, DO. MPH Thesis, 2008-2010
        • Senaida Fernandez, Ph.D. Post-doctoral research scientist, 2007-2008
        • Jamie Bodenlos, Ph.D., Post-doctoral research fellow, 2006-2008
        • Angela Restrepo, MD, Research fellow, 2005-2008
        • Olga Gumieniak, MD, Research fellow, 2002-2003
        • Dorothea von Goeler, MD, MPH, 2001-2002
        • Rodolfo Reni, MD, Foreign medical graduate, 1998-1999

        Students and Interns

        • Alejandro Arroyo, NIH Minority Summer Intern, 2010
        • Yendelela Cuffee, Ph.D. candidate CPHR, 2009-2011
        • Lauren Geller, Ph.D. Doctoral thesis, 2009-2011
        • Ashley Keller, Ph.D. candidate CPHR, 2009-2010
        • Lynn DiTaranto, Independent study, 2008-2009
        • Sarah Burns, Independent study, 2007-2008
        • Jennifer Maddox, 3rd year student, Howard University, summer intern, 2003
        • Karen Zakrzewski, erd year student, College of the Holy Cross, 1999-2000

         

        Services

        UMASS

        • Member, Strategic Planning Workgroup, Division of Preventive and Behavioral Medicine, 2010-present
        • Member, Diabetes Interest Group, 2010-present
        • Member, Admissions Committee, Clinical & Population Health Research (CPHR), Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, 2009-present
        • Member, Multicultural Research Academic Interest Group, 2009
        • Chair, Faculty Diversity Scholars Program Committee, 2008-present
        • Member, Behavior, Health and Disease Task Force, UMass Life Sciences Initiative, 2008
        • Member, Psychology Steering Committee, 2007-pressent
        • Member, Financial Taskforce, Division of Preventive and Behavioral Medicine, 2006-present
        • Member, Senior Advisory Group, Division of Preventive and Behavioral Medicine, 2006-present
        • Chair, Obesity and Diabetes Workshop, Clinical and Populaton Health Research Retreat, 2004
        • Member, Women's Faculty Committee, 2001-present

        NATIONAL

        • Member, NIDDK Special Emphasis Panel (ZDK1 GRB-1 J1), 2007
        • Member, NIDDK Special Emphasis Panel (ZDK1 GRB-1 M2), 2004
        • Chair, Adherence Track, Society of Behavioral Medicine Planning Committee, 2004
        • Member, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation's National Advisory Committee: Health e-Technology Initiative, 2002-2004

         

         

         

         

         

        Research Overview

        Dr. Rosal is an Associate Professor in the Division of Preventive and Behavioral Medicine. Her research interests include:

        • Treatment adherence
        • Health behavior change (smoking,diet, physical activity)
        • Stress
        • Women's health
        • Minority health
        • Adjustment to chronic illness
        • Diabetes and cardiovascular disease prevention
        • Diabetes self-management
        • Mood and anxiety disorder

         

        On Going Projects/ Grants

        Barriers and Facilitators of Mental Health Services Utilization among Latinos
        NIMH R01MH085653 (Role: MPI with Stephenie Lemon, Ph.D.)5/1/11-2/28/15
        This prospective cohort study will use an ecological framework to examine the impact of culturally specific sources of stress and resources on mental health services utilization among Latinos in Lawrence, MA.

        Percent Dietary Saturated Fat Composition in Pregnancy & Postpartum Weight Loss
        UMMS CCTS (Role:Co-PI with Tiffany Moore-Simas, MD) 1/1/11-12/31/13
        This prospective cohort study will use an ecological framework to examine the impact of culturally specific sources of stress and resources on mental health services utilization among Latinos in Lawrence, MA.

        Improving Orthopedic Outcomes Through a National TJR Registry NIH/AHRQ P50HS0188910 (Role: Co-Investigator; PI: Patricia Franklin, MD)9/30/10-9/29/14 The proposed national orthopedic outcome registry will collect important patient, surgical, and delivery setting data to answer critical patient and surgeon questions about optimal implant selection, surgical timing and approach, and peri-operative care for the large number of patients who undergo total joint replacement and other procedures each year. Research will also address TJR value in young patients and use disparities.

        Virtual World Health Behavior Counseling for Patients with Diabetes
        NIH (Role: subcontract PI; PI: John Weicha, MD) 9/30/10-9/29/12
        This pilot study will evaluate the feasibility of a theory-driven iintervention delivered through interactive sessions within a virtual reality environment (i.e., Second Life or SO) to improve diabetes self-management health behaviors.

        UMMS Prevention Research Center for Obesity and Related Conditions
        CDC U48DP001933 (Role: Co-Investigator; PI: Stephenie Lemon, Ph.D.) 9/30/09-9/29/14
        This center grant is developing community-based participatory research infrastructure among organizations in Worcester, MA to develop public health workforce capacity and community-responsive interventions and programs.

        Diabetes Self-Management for Disengaged Low-Income Latinos
        CDC U48DP001933 (Role: Co-PI; PI: Sephenie Lemon, Ph.D.)9/30/09-9/29/14
        This RCT will test the effectiveness of disseminating of an evidence-based self-management intervention among low-income Latinos with diabetes who are disengaged from safety net institutions using community health workers.

        Case Management for Underserved Hispanic Type 2 Diabetes Population
        NIH/NIDDK R01DK084325 (Role: subcontract PI; PI: Garry Welch, Ph.D.)7/01/09-6/30/14
        This study will evaluate a practice-based, culturally sensitive Case Management Intervention (CMI) that targets system, provider and patient barriers to diabetes care. A randomized clinical trial will compare the effect of the CMI versus Usual Care (UC) in improving HbA1C, blood pressure and LDL cholesterol among low-income Hispanic patients with poorly controlled type 2 diabetes.

        Promoting Breast Cancer Screening in Non-Adherent Women
        NIH/NCI R01CA132935 (Role: Co-Investigator; PIs: R. Luckmann & M. Costanza)3/27/09-1/31/14
        This study will compare the effectiveness of 3 interventions on adherence to screening mammography guidelines, and determine the incremental cost per unit increase in on-time mammography utilization of the interventions.

         



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        1. Franklin PD, Rosal MC. Can knee arthroplasty play a role in weight management in knee osteoarthritis? Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2013 May; 65(5):667-8.
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        2. Bertoia ML, Triche EW, Michaud DS, Baylin A, Hogan JW, Neuhouser ML, Freiberg MS, Allison MA, Safford MM, Li W, Mossavar-Rahmani Y, Rosal MC, Eaton CB. Long-term alcohol and caffeine intake and risk of sudden cardiac death in women. Am J Clin Nutr. 2013 Jun; 97(6):1356-63.
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        3. Zheng H, Rosal MC, Oatis CA, Li W, Franklin PD. Tailored system to deliver behavioral intervention and manage data in randomized trials. J Med Internet Res. 2013; 15(4):e58.
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        4. Rosal MC, Heyden R, Mejilla R, Rizzo Depaoli M, Veerappa C, Wiecha JM. Design and Methods for a Comparative Effectiveness Pilot Study: Virtual World vs. Face-to-Face Diabetes Self-Management. JMIR Res Protoc. 2012; 1(2):e24.
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        5. Ma Y, Hébert JR, Manson JE, Balasubramanian R, Liu S, Lamonte MJ, Bird CE, Ockene JK, Qiao Y, Olendzki B, Schneider KL, Rosal MC, Sepavich DM, Wactawski-Wende J, Stefanick ML, Phillips LS, Ockene IS, Kaplan RC, Sarto GE, Garcia L, Howard BV. Determinants of Racial/Ethnic Disparities in Incidence of Diabetes in Postmenopausal Women in the U.S.: The Women's Health Initiative 1993-2009. Diabetes Care. 2012 Jul 25.
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        6. Lakey SL, Lacroix AZ, Gray SL, Borson S, Williams CD, Calhoun D, Goveas JS, Smoller JW, Ockene JK, Masaki KH, Coday M, Rosal MC, Woods NF. Antidepressant Use, Depressive Symptoms, and Incident Frailty in Women Aged 65 and Older from the Women's Health Initiative Observational Study. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2012 May; 60(5):854-61.
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        7. Ockene IS, Tellez TL, Rosal MC, Reed GW, Mordes J, Merriam PA, Olendzki BC, Handelman G, Nicolosi R, Ma Y. Outcomes of a Latino community-based intervention for the prevention of diabetes: the Lawrence Latino Diabetes Prevention Project. Am J Public Health. 2012 Feb; 102(2):336-42.
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        8. Rosal MC, Ayers D, Li W, Oatis C, Borg A, Zheng H, Franklin P. A randomized clinical trial of a peri-operative behavioral intervention to improve physical activity adherence and functional outcomes following total knee replacement. BMC Musculoskelet Disord. 2011; 12:226.
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        9. Shah RU, Winkleby MA, Van Horn L, Phillips LS, Eaton CB, Martin LW, Rosal MC, Manson JE, Ning H, Lloyd-Jones DM, Klein L. Education, Income, and Incident Heart Failure in Post-Menopausal Women The Women's Health Initiative Hormone Therapy Trials. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2011 Sep 27; 58(14):1457-64.
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        10. Ma Y, Balasubramanian R, Pagoto SL, Schneider KL, Culver AL, Olendzki B, Tinker L, Liu S, Safford M, Sepavich DM, Rosal MC, Ockene JK, Carnethon M, Zorn M, Hébert JR. Elevated depressive symptoms, antidepressant use, and diabetes in a large multiethnic national sample of postmenopausal women. Diabetes Care. 2011 Nov; 34(11):2390-2.
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        11. Costanza ME, Luckmann R, White MJ, Rosal MC, Cranos C, Reed G, Clark R, Sama S, Yood R. Design and methods for a randomized clinical trial comparing three outreach efforts to improve screening mammography adherence. BMC Health Serv Res. 2011; 11:145.
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        12. Fernandez S, Olendzki B, Rosal MC. A dietary behaviors measure for use with low-income, spanish-speaking Caribbean latinos with type 2 diabetes: the latino dietary behaviors questionnaire. J Am Diet Assoc. 2011 Apr; 111(4):589-99.
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        13. Lemon SC, Rosal MC, Welch G. Measuring quality of life in low-income, Spanish-speaking Puerto Ricans with type 2 diabetes residing in the mainland U.S. Qual Life Res. 2011 Nov; 20(9):1507-11.
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        14. Rosal MC, Ockene IS, Restrepo A, White MJ, Borg A, Olendzki B, Scavron J, Candib L, Welch G, Reed G. Randomized trial of a literacy-sensitive, culturally tailored diabetes self-management intervention for low-income latinos: latinos en control. Diabetes Care. 2011 Apr; 34(4):838-44.
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        15. Rosal MC, Borg A, Bodenlos JS, Tellez T, Ockene IS. Awareness of diabetes risk factors and prevention strategies among a sample of low-income latinos with no known diagnosis of diabetes. Diabetes Educ. 2011 Jan-Feb; 37(1):47-55.
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        16. Ma Y, Chiriboga DE, Pagoto SL, Rosal MC, Li W, Merriam PA, Hébert JR, Whited MC, Ockene IS. Association between Depression and C-Reactive Protein. Cardiol Res Pract. 2010; 2011:286509.
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        17. Rosal MC, White MJ, Borg A, Scavron J, Candib L, Ockene I, Magner R. Translational research at community health centers: challenges and successes in recruiting and retaining low-income Latino patients with type 2 diabetes into a randomized clinical trial. Diabetes Educ. 2010 Sep-Oct; 36(5):733-49.
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        18. Ma Y, Ockene IS, Rosal MC, Merriam PA, Ockene JK, Gandhi PJ. Randomized Trial of a Pharmacist-Delivered Intervention for Improving Lipid-Lowering Medication Adherence among Patients with Coronary Heart Disease. Cholesterol. 2010; 2010:383281.
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        19. Costanza ME, Luckmann RS, Rosal M, White MJ, Lapelle N, Partin M, Cranos C, Leung KG, Foley C. Helping men make an informed decision about prostate cancer screening: A pilot study of telephone counseling. Patient Educ Couns. 2011 Feb; 82(2):193-200.
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        20. Hsia J, Rodabough RJ, Manson JE, Liu S, Freiberg MS, Graettinger W, Rosal MC, Cochrane B, Lloyd-Jones D, Robinson JG, Howard BV. Evaluation of the American Heart Association cardiovascular disease prevention guideline for women. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2010 Mar; 3(2):128-34.
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        21. Lemon SC, Zapka J, Li W, Estabrook B, Rosal M, Magner R, Andersen V, Borg A, Hale J. Step ahead a worksite obesity prevention trial among hospital employees. Am J Prev Med. 2010 Jan; 38(1):27-38.
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        22. Smoller JW, Allison M, Cochrane BB, Curb JD, Perlis RH, Robinson JG, Rosal MC, Wenger NK, Wassertheil-Smoller S. Antidepressant use and risk of incident cardiovascular morbidity and mortality among postmenopausal women in the Women's Health Initiative study. Arch Intern Med. 2009 Dec 14; 169(22):2128-39.
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        23. Rosal MC, White MJ, Restrepo A, Olendzki B, Scavron J, Sinagra E, Ockene IS, Thompson M, Lemon SC, Candib LM, Reed G. Design and methods for a randomized clinical trial of a diabetes self-management intervention for low-income Latinos: Latinos en Control. BMC Med Res Methodol. 2009; 9:81.
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        24. Tindle HA, Chang YF, Kuller LH, Manson JE, Robinson JG, Rosal MC, Siegle GJ, Matthews KA. Optimism, cynical hostility, and incident coronary heart disease and mortality in the Women's Health Initiative. Circulation. 2009 Aug 25; 120(8):656-62.
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        25. Pagoto SL, Ma Y, Bodenlos JS, Olendzki B, Rosal MC, Tellez T, Merriam P, Ockene IS. Association of depressive symptoms and lifestyle behaviors among Latinos at risk of type 2 diabetes. J Am Diet Assoc. 2009 Jul; 109(7):1246-50.
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        26. Costanza ME, Luckmann R, White MJ, Rosal MC, LaPelle N, Cranos C. Moving mammogram-reluctant women to screening: a pilot study. Ann Behav Med. 2009 Jun; 37(3):343-9.
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        27. Lemon SC, Zapka J, Li W, Estabrook B, Magner R, Rosal MC. Perceptions of worksite support and employee obesity, activity, and diet. Am J Health Behav. 2009 May-Jun; 33(3):299-308.
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        28. Merriam PA, Tellez TL, Rosal MC, Olendzki BC, Ma Y, Pagoto SL, Ockene IS. Methodology of a diabetes prevention translational research project utilizing a community-academic partnership for implementation in an underserved Latino community. BMC Med Res Methodol. 2009; 9:20.
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        29. Lemon SC, Rosal MC, Zapka J, Borg A, Andersen V. Contributions of weight perceptions to weight loss attempts: differences by body mass index and gender. Body Image. 2009 Mar; 6(2):90-6.
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        30. Zapka J, Lemon SC, Estabrook B, Rosal MC. Factors related to weight loss behavior in a multiracial/ethnic workforce. Ethn Dis. 2009; 19(2):154-60.
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        31. Brunner R, Dunbar-Jacob J, Leboff MS, Granek I, Bowen D, Snetselaar LG, Shumaker SA, Ockene J, Rosal M, Wactawski-Wende J, Cauley J, Cochrane B, Tinker L, Jackson R, Wang CY, Wu L. Predictors of adherence in the Women's Health Initiative Calcium and Vitamin D Trial. Behav Med. 2009; 34(4):145-55.
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        32. Brunner RL, Cochrane B, Jackson RD, Larson J, Lewis C, Limacher M, Rosal M, Shumaker S, Wallace R. Calcium, vitamin D supplementation, and physical function in the Women's Health Initiative. J Am Diet Assoc. 2008 Sep; 108(9):1472-9.
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        33. Ma Y, Hébert JR, Li W, Bertone-Johnson ER, Olendzki B, Pagoto SL, Tinker L, Rosal MC, Ockene IS, Ockene JK, Griffith JA, Liu S. Association between dietary fiber and markers of systemic inflammation in the Women's Health Initiative Observational Study. Nutrition. 2008 Oct; 24(10):941-9.
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        34. Olendzki BC, Ma Y, Hébert JR, Pagoto SL, Merriam PA, Rosal MC, Ockene IS. Underreporting of energy intake and associated factors in a Latino population at risk of developing type 2 diabetes. J Am Diet Assoc. 2008 Jun; 108(6):1003-8.
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        35. LaPelle N, Costanza ME, Luckmann R, Rosal MC, White MJ, Stark JR. Staging mammography nonadherent women: a qualitative study. J Cancer Educ. 2008; 23(2):114-21.
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        36. Rosal MC, Benjamin EM, Pekow PS, Lemon SC, von Goeler D. Opportunities and challenges for diabetes prevention at two community health centers. Diabetes Care. 2008 Feb; 31(2):247-54.
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        37. Costanza ME, Luckmann R, Stoddard AM, White MJ, Stark JR, Avrunin JS, Rosal MC, Clemow L. Using tailored telephone counseling to accelerate the adoption of colorectal cancer screening. Cancer Detect Prev. 2007; 31(3):191-8.
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        38. Tinker LF, Rosal MC, Young AF, Perri MG, Patterson RE, Van Horn L, Assaf AR, Bowen DJ, Ockene J, Hays J, Wu L. Predictors of dietary change and maintenance in the Women's Health Initiative Dietary Modification Trial. J Am Diet Assoc. 2007 Jul; 107(7):1155-66.
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        39. Carbone ET, Rosal MC, Torres MI, Goins KV, Bermudez OI. Diabetes self-management: perspectives of Latino patients and their health care providers. Patient Educ Couns. 2007 May; 66(2):202-10.
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        40. Ma Y, Olendzki BC, Chiriboga D, Rosal M, Sinagra E, Crawford S, Hafner AR, Pagoto SL, Magner RP, Ockene IS. PDA-assisted low glycemic index dietary intervention for type II diabetes: a pilot study. Eur J Clin Nutr. 2006 Oct; 60(10):1235-43.
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        41. Costanza ME, Luckmann R, Stoddard AM, Avrunin JS, White MJ, Stark JR, Clemow L, Rosal MC. Applying a stage model of behavior change to colon cancer screening. Prev Med. 2005 Sep-Oct; 41(3-4):707-19.
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        42. King JA, Rosal MC, Ma Y, Reed GW. Association of stress, hostility and plasma testosterone levels. Neuro Endocrinol Lett. 2005 Aug; 26(4):355-60.
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        43. Ockene JK, Barad DH, Cochrane BB, Larson JC, Gass M, Wassertheil-Smoller S, Manson JE, Barnabei VM, Lane DS, Brzyski RG, Rosal MC, Wylie-Rosett J, Hays J. Symptom experience after discontinuing use of estrogen plus progestin. JAMA. 2005 Jul 13; 294(2):183-93.
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        44. White MJ, Stark JR, Luckmann R, Rosal MC, Clemow L, Costanza ME. Implementing a computer-assisted telephone interview (CATI) system to increase colorectal cancer screening: a process evaluation. Patient Educ Couns. 2006 Jun; 61(3):419-28.
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        45. Rosal MC, Olendzki B, Reed GW, Gumieniak O, Scavron J, Ockene I. Diabetes self-management among low-income Spanish-speaking patients: a pilot study. Ann Behav Med. 2005 Jun; 29(3):225-35.
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        46. Carbone ET, Lennon KM, Torres MI, Rosal MC. Testing the feasibility of an interactive learning styles measure for U.S. Latino adults with type 2 diabetes and low literacy. Int Q Community Health Educ. 2005-2006; 25(4):315-35.
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        47. Rosal MC, Ockene JK, Luckmann R, Zapka J, Goins KV, Saperia G, Mason T, Donnelly G. Coronary heart disease multiple risk factor reduction. Providers' perspectives. Am J Prev Med. 2004 Aug; 27(2 Suppl):54-60.
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        48. Rosal MC, Goins KV, Carbone ET, Cortes DE. Views and preferences of low-literate Hispanics regarding diabetes education: results of formative research. Health Educ Behav. 2004 Jun; 31(3):388-405.
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        49. Rosal MC, King J, Ma Y, Reed GW. Stress, social support, and cortisol: inverse associations? Behav Med. 2004; 30(1):11-21.
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        50. Rosal MC, Carbone ET, Goins KV. Use of cognitive interviewing to adapt measurement instruments for low-literate Hispanics. Diabetes Educ. 2003 Nov-Dec; 29(6):1006-17.
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        51. von Goeler DS, Rosal MC, Ockene JK, Scavron J, De Torrijos F. Self-management of type 2 diabetes: a survey of low-income urban Puerto Ricans. Diabetes Educ. 2003 Jul-Aug; 29(4):663-72.
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        52. Hsia J, Rodabough R, Rosal MC, Cochrane B, Howard BV, Snetselaar L, Frishman WH, Stefanick ML. Compliance with National Cholesterol Education Program dietary and lifestyle guidelines among older women with self-reported hypercholesterolemia. The Women's Health Initiative. Am J Med. 2002 Oct 1; 113(5):384-92.
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        53. Matthews CE, Ockene IS, Freedson PS, Rosal MC, Merriam PA, Hebert JR. Moderate to vigorous physical activity and risk of upper-respiratory tract infection. Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2002 Aug; 34(8):1242-8.
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        54. Kearney MH, Rosal MC, Ockene JK, Churchill LC. Influences on older women's adherence to a low-fat diet in the Women's Health Initiative. Psychosom Med. 2002 May-Jun; 64(3):450-7.
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        55. Rosal MC, Ockene JK, Ma Y, Hebert JR, Merriam PA, Matthews CE, Ockene IS. Behavioral risk factors among members of a health maintenance organization. Prev Med. 2001 Dec; 33(6):586-94.
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        56. Wilcox S, Shumaker SA, Bowen DJ, Naughton MJ, Rosal MC, Ludlam SE, Dugan E, Hunt JR, Stevens S. Promoting adherence and retention to clinical trials in special populations: a women's health initiative workshop. Control Clin Trials. 2001 Jun; 22(3):279-89.
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        57. Rosal MC, Ebbeling CB, Lofgren I, Ockene JK, Ockene IS, Hebert JR. Facilitating dietary change: the patient-centered counseling model. J Am Diet Assoc. 2001 Mar; 101(3):332-41.
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        58. Matthews CE, Freedson PS, Hebert JR, Stanek EJ, Merriam PA, Rosal MC, Ebbeling CB, Ockene IS. Seasonal variation in household, occupational, and leisure time physical activity: longitudinal analyses from the seasonal variation of blood cholesterol study. Am J Epidemiol. 2001 Jan 15; 153(2):172-83.
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        59. Sherman AM, Bowen DJ, Vitolins M, Perri MG, Rosal MC, Sevick MA, Ockene JK. Dietary adherence: characteristics and interventions. Control Clin Trials. 2000 Oct; 21(5 Suppl):206S-11S.
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        60. Rosal MC, Ockene JK, Hurley TG, Reiff S. Prevalence and co-occurrence of health risk behaviors among high-risk drinkers in a primary care population. Prev Med. 2000 Aug; 31(2 Pt 1):140-7.
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        61. Harmatz MG, Well AD, Overtree CE, Kawamura KY, Rosal M, Ockene IS. Seasonal variation of depression and other moods: a longitudinal approach. J Biol Rhythms. 2000 Aug; 15(4):344-50.
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        62. King JA, Rosal MC, Ma Y, Reed G, Kelly TA, Stanek EJ, Ockene IS. Sequence and seasonal effects of salivary cortisol. Behav Med. 2000; 26(2):67-73.
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        63. Merriam PA, Ockene IS, Hebert JR, Rosal MC, Matthews CE. Seasonal variation of blood cholesterol levels: study methodology. J Biol Rhythms. 1999 Aug; 14(4):330-9.
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        64. Rosal MC, Ockene JK, Ma Y, Hebert JR, Ockene IS, Merriam P, Hurley TG. Coronary Artery Smoking Intervention Study (CASIS): 5-year follow-up. Health Psychol. 1998 Sep; 17(5):476-8.
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        65. Rosal MC, Ockene JK, Hurley TG, Kalan K, Hebert JR. Effectiveness of nicotine-containing gum in the Physician-Delivered Smoking Intervention Study. Prev Med. 1998 Mar-Apr; 27(2):262-7.
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        66. Rosal MC, Ockene IS, Ockene JK, Barrett SV, Ma Y, Hebert JR. A longitudinal study of students' depression at one medical school. Acad Med. 1997 Jun; 72(6):542-6.
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        67. Hibberd PL, Surman OS, Bass M, Tolkoff-Rubin NE, Cosimi AB, Schooley RT, Doran M, Delvecchio A, Rosal M, Rubin R. Psychiatric disease and cytomegalovirus viremia in renal transplant recipients. Psychosomatics. 1995 Nov-Dec; 36(6):561-3.
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        68. Rosal MC, Downing J, Littman AB, Ahern DK. Sexual functioning post-myocardial infarction: effects of beta-blockers, psychological status and safety information. J Psychosom Res. 1994 Oct; 38(7):655-67.
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