Asian American population


Shilpa Patel, Simona Kwon, Pedro Arista, Ed Tepporn, Marianne Chung, Kathy Ko Chin, Catlin Rideout, Nadia Islam, and Chau Trinh-Shevrin. Using Evidence-Based Policy, Systems, and Environmental Strategies to Increase Access to Healthy Food and Opportunities for Physical Activity Among Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians, and Pacific Islanders. American Journal of Public Health: July 2015, Vol. 105, No. S3, pp. S455-S458.


Nguyen TUN, Tran JH, Kagawa–Singer M, Foo MA. A qualitative assessment of community–based breast health navigation services for Southeast Asian women in Southern California: Recommendations for developing a navigator training curriculum. Am J Public Health 2011;101(1):87–93.


Islam NS, Khan S, Kwon S, Jang D, Ro M, Trinh–Shevrin C. Methodological issues in the collection, analysis, and reporting of granular data in Asian American populations: historical challenges and potential solutions. J Health Care Poor Underserved 2010;21(4):1354–81.

Liao Y, Tsoh JY, Chen R, et al. Decreases in smoking prevalence in Asian communities served by the Racial and Ethnic Approaches to Community Health (REACH) project. Am J Public Health2010;100(5):853–60.

Taylor VM, Jackson JC, Yasui Y, et al. Evaluation of a cervical cancer control intervention using lay health workers for Vietnamese American women. Am J Public Health 2010;100(10):1924–9.


Nguyen TT, Le G, Nguyen T, et al. Breast cancer screening among Vietnamese Americans: a randomized controlled trial of lay health worker outreach. 2009;37(4):306–13.


Silka L, Toof R, Grigg–Saito D. Eight Americas: differences in Asian communities are important. PLoS Med 2007;4(1):e41.


Kagawa–Singer M, Park Tanjasiri S, Lee SW, et al. Breast and Cervical Cancer Control Among Pacific Islander and Southeast Asian Women: Participatory Action Research Strategies for Baseline Data Collection in California. 2006;21(1, suppl):S53–S60.

Nguyen TT, McPhee SJ, Bui–Tong N, et al. Community–based participatory research increases cervical cancer screening among Vietnamese–Americans. J Health Care Poor Underserved 2006;17(2 Suppl):31–54.

Nguyen TT, McPhee SJ, Gildengorin G, et al. Papanicolaou testing among Vietnamese Americans: results of a multifaceted intervention. 2006;31(1):1–9.

Mock J, Nguyen T, Nguyen KH, Bui–Tong N, McPhee SJ. Processes and capacity–building benefits of lay health worker outreach focused on preventing cervical cancer among Vietnamese. Health Promot Pract 2006;7(3 Suppl):223S–32S.


Koch–Weser S, Grigg–Saito D, Liang S, et al. Health status of Cambodians and Vietnamese – selected communities, United States, 2001–2002. 2004;53:760–765.

Lai KQ, Nguyen TT, Mock J, McPhee SJ, Doan HT, Pham TH. Increasing Vietnamese–American physicians’ knowledge of cervical cancer and Pap testing: impact of continuing medical education programs. Ethn Dis 2004;14(3 Suppl 1):S122–7.

Tanjasiri SP, Tran JH, Kagawa–Singer M, et al. Exploring access to cancer control services for Asian–American and Pacific Islander communities in Southern California. Ethn Dis 2004;14(3 Suppl 1):S14–9.


Lam TK, McPhee SJ, Mock J, et al. Encouraging Vietnamese–American women to obtain Pap tests through lay health worker outreach and media education. 2003;18(7):516–24.

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