Student Publications

Peer-reviewed Publications

Student names are in bold.

Vivoda, J. M., Cao, J., Koumoutzis, A., Harmon, A., & Babulal, G. (2020). Planning for driving retirement: The effect of driving perceptions, driving events, and assessment of driving alternatives. Transportation Research Part F: Traffic Psychology and Behavior

Corpora, M., Kelley, M., Kasler, K., Heppner, A., Van Haitsma, K., & Abbott, K. M. (Accepted) “It’s been a whole new world”: Staff perceptions of implementing a person-centered communication intervention during COVID-19. Journal of Gerontological Nursing, (47)5

Corpora, M., Liggett, E., & Leone, A. F. (2021). The effects of guided imagery and hand massage on wellbeing and pain in palliative care: Evaluation of a pilot study. Complementary Therapies in Clinical Practice, 42(101303). doi:10.1016/j.ctcp.2021.101303

 Dikhtyar, O., Cummins, P. A., McGrew, K., & Bahr, P. R. (2020). Strategies employed by Ohio community colleges to improve labor market outcomes for older students. Community College Journal of Research and Practice, 1-12. Doi: 10.1080/10668926.2020.1738289

Janssen, L.M., Kinney, J.M., Farfsing, K.M. (2020). Through the Montessori looking-glass: Barriers to implementing a Montessori-based intervention. Journal of Applied Gerontology,1-5.

Kennedy, K.A., Applebaum, R., & Bowblis, J.R. (2020). Facility-level factors associated with CNA turnover and retention: lessons for the long-term services industry. The Gerontologist. Advance online publication.

Applebaum, R., Nelson, I., Straker, J.K., & Kennedy, K. (2020). Policy does matter: Changing an unchangeable long-term services system. The Journal of Elder Policy, 1(1), 21-38. doi: 10.18278/jep.1.1.2

Kennedy, K.A
., Applebaum, R., Bowblis, J.R., & Straker, J.K. (2020). Organizational factors associated with retention of direct care workers: A comparison of nursing homes and assisted living facilities. The Gerontologist. Advance online publication.

Kennedy, K.A., Hua, C.L., & Nelson, I.M. (2020). A comparison of emergency preparedness policies by long-term care setting type in Ohio: Assisted living settings lag behind nursing homes in key areas. Journal of Applied Gerontology, 1-10.

Koumoutzis, A., Cichy, K. E., Dellmann-Jenkins, M., & Blankemeyer, M. (2020). Age differences and similarities in associated stressors and outcomes among young, midlife, and older adult family caregivers. The International Journal of Aging and Human Development.

Koumoutzis, A., Stemen, S. E., Maharjan, R., Heston-Mullins, J., Mayberry, P. S., & Applebaum, R. (2020). Local initiatives to fund services for older Americans: Community recognition of the importance of social care. The Journal of Applied Gerontology. Advance access publication July 27, 2020. doi: 10.1177/0733464820944325

Koumoutzis, A. & Cichy, K. E. (2020). What’s eating you?: Risk factors for poor health behaviors among family caregivers. Journal of Aging and Mental Health. 10.1080/13607863.2020.1805722

Heston-Mullins, J. & Koumoutzis, A. (2021-in press). Care management in residential settings: Added benefit or unnecessary duplication? Generations.

Nwakasi, C., C., Brown, J., S., Subedi., S., & Esiaka, D. (2020). Depression, functional disability, and accessing health care among older adults in Ghana and South Africa: A comparative study based on WHO Global Ageing and Adult Health (SAGE). Aging & Mental Health.

Stemen, S. E. (2020). "I can't explain it": An examination of social convoys and after death communication narratives. Death Studies. Advance access publication September 25, 2020. doi: 10.1080/07481187.2020.1825296

Stemen, S. E. (2020). “They’re in my heart, mind, and cells”: What continuing bonds reveal about social networks. The Gerontologist, 60(6), 1085-1093. doi: 10.1093/geront/gnz188 *Article selected as Editor’s Choice.

Stemen, S. E., de Medeiros, K., & Radina, M. E. (2020). Exploring cause of death as a factor in social convoy membership: The case of Pauline. The Journal of Women and Aging. Advance access publication November 11, 2020. doi: 10.1080/08952841.2020.1825033

Sun, N., Hua, C. L., Qiu, X., & Brown, J. S. (2020). Urban and Rural Differences in Trajectories of Depressive Symptoms in Later Life in the United States. Journal of Applied Gerontology, 0733464820972527.

Valenti, K.G., Janssen, L.M., de Medeiros, K., & Enguidanos, S. (2021). We speak a different language: End-of-life and bereavement experiences of older lesbian, gay, and bisexual women who have lost a spouse or partner. Qualitative Health Research, 1-10.

Vivoda, J. M., Walker, R. M., Cao, J., & Koumoutzis, A. (2020). How Accumulated Wealth Affects Driving Reduction and Cessation. The Gerontologist.