Publications & Presentations

Publications

Golden, A. G. (2014). Permeability of public and private spaces in reproductive healthcare seeking: Barriers to uptake of services among low income African American women in a smaller urban setting. Social Science & Medicine, 108, 137–146. doi:10.1016/j.socscimed.2014.02.034

Golden, A. G., & Pomerantz, A. (2014). Interpretative repertoires that shape low-income African American women’s reproductive health care seeking: “Don’t want to know" and "Taking charge of your health.” Health Communication. doi:10.1080/10410236.2014.898363 [Published online before print.]

Matsaganis, M. D., & Golden, A. G. (in press [accepted July 2014]). Interventions to address reproductive health disparities among African American women in a small urban community: The communicative construction of a “field of health action.” Journal of Applied Communication Research.

Matsaganis, M. D., Golden, A. G., & Scott, M. (2014). Communication infrastructure theory and reproductive health disparities: Enhancing storytelling network integration by developing interstitial actors. International Journal of Communication, 8, 1495–1515. Retrieved from http://ijoc.org/index.php/ijoc/article/viewFile/2566/1145

 

Presentations

Golden, A. G., Medved, C. E., & Andaya, E. (2014, November). Communicating organizational values about the relationship between work and healthcare seeking: The case of low wage women workers and reproductive health. Paper accepted for presentation at the annual meeting of the National Communication, Chicago, IL.

Wilkin, H. A., Matsaganis, M. D., & Golden, A. G. (2014, November). A social ecological approach to community-based health communication interventions. Paper accepted for presentation at the annual conference of the American Public Health Association (APHA), New Orleans, LA.

Matsaganis, M. D., & Golden, A. G. (2014, August). Challenges to addressing reproductive health disparities in a smaller urban setting. Paper presented at the annual conference of the Society for the Study of Social Problems (SSSP), San Francisco, Paper presented at the annual conference of the Society for the Study of Social Problems (SSSP), San Francisco, CA.

Golden, A. G., Medved, C. E., & Andaya, E. (2014, June). “Can You Come in Two Hours Earlier?”: An Exploratory Study of Interrelationships Between Low Wage Work and Reproductive Healthcare Seeking. Paper presented at the Conference of the Work and Family Researchers Network, New York, NY.

Matsaganis, M. D., & Golden, A. G. (2014, April). Does size really matter? Place-based challenges to addressing reproductive health disparities in a smaller urban setting. Paper presented at the biennial Kentucky Conference for Health Communication, Lexington, KY.

Golden, A. G., & Matsaganis, M. D. (2014, March). "It’s showing how much we care for ya’ll": Processes of social support in a peer health advocate intervention to address reproductive health disparities. Paper presented at the Center for the Elimination of Health Disparities 10th Anniversary Symposium. Albany, NY.

Golden, A. G., & Andaya, E. (2014, March). Peer health advocates as messengers and members in a participatory community-based health intervention to promote reproductive health. Competitive poster presented at Sixth Annual Health Disparities Conference, Teachers College, Columbia University, New York.

Golden, A. G., & Matsaganis, M. D. (2013, November). The power of peers to connect: A community-based reproductive health intervention. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the National Communication Association, Washington, DC.

Matsaganis, M. D., Golden, A. G., & Scott, M. E. (2013, June). A communication infrastructure approach to reproductive health disparities: Engaged research as a storytelling network intervention. Competitive poster presented at the International Communication Association annual convention, London, UK.

Scott, M. E., Elia, A., & Golden, A. G. (2013, June). A communicative analysis of the effectiveness of sexual health screening conducted in a low-income housing complex. Paper presented at the International Communication Association annual convention, London, UK.

Golden, A. G., Matsaganis, M. D., & Curry, R. (2012, November). Multilevel analysis of an academic-community collaboration to reduce reproductive health disparities through sustainable community intervention. Competitive poster presented at the 2012 Summit on the Science of Eliminating Health Disparities, National Harbor, MD.

Golden, A. G., & Pomerantz, A. (2012, April). Neglected barriers to underserved African American women’s reproductive healthcare seeking practices: “Don’t Want to Know” as an account for not seeking services. Paper presented at the Kentucky Conference on Health Communication, Lexington, KY.

Golden, A. G., & Pomerantz, A. (2011, November). Intermediate and behavioral health outcomes of community education events: Evidence from interventions to increase reproductive healthcare seeking among small town, low income African American women. Paper presented at the APHA Annual Meeting, Washington, DC.

Golden, A. G., Pomerantz, A., & Scott, M. (2011, August). Becoming part of the environment of the underserved: An ecologically informed intervention to increase reproductive healthcare seeking among low income African American women. Paper presented at the National Conference on Health Communication, Marketing, and Media of the CDC, Atlanta.

Golden, A. G., & Pomerantz, A. (2011, April). Communicating in time: Temporal dimensions of community health promotion. Competitive poster presented at the D.C. Health Communication Conference, Fairfax, VA.

Golden, A. G. (2010, November). A reproductive healthcare organization’s challenges in serving the underserved in a small-town setting: An ecological analysis. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the National Communication Association, San Francisco.

Golden, A. G. (2010, October). Constructions of the good life in research: Our research participants and ourselves. Panel discussion organized for the annual meeting of the Organization for the Study of Communication, Language and Gender, St. Petersburg, FL.

Golden, A. G. (2009, November). African American women voice their preferences for reproductive healthcare: Qualitative research findings from a small town setting. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the National Communication Association, Chicago.

Golden, A. G. (2008, May). Understanding privacy concerns in accessing reproductive healthcare for low-income African American women in a small-town Setting: Intersections of organizational and individual identities and the social construction of public and private. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the International Communication Association, Montreal.

Golden, A. G. (2007, October). Understanding privacy concerns in accessing reproductive healthcare among low-income African American women in a small-town setting: The ecology of the individual-organization relationship. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Organization for the Study of Communication, Language and Gender, Omaha, NE.