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Dr. Jason Douglas

Assistant Professor
Crean College of Health and Behavioral Sciences; Health Sciences
Office Location: Crean Hall 136
Phone: (714) 516-5612
Stony Brook University, Bachelor of Arts
City University of New York Hunter College, Master of Arts
The Graduate School and University Center of the CUNY, Ph.D.

Recent Creative, Scholarly Work and Publications

Subica, A. M., & Douglas, J. A. (2019). Engaging Disadvantaged Communities in Targeting Tobacco-Related Health Disparities and Other Health Inequities. International Quarterly of Community Health Education, 40(1), 3–6. https://doi.org/10.1177/0272684X19839866
Douglas, J. A., Archer, R. S., & Alexander, S. E. (2019). Ecological determinants of respiratory health: Examining associations between asthma emergency department visits, diesel particulate matter, and public parks and open space in Los Angeles, California. Preventive Medicine Reports, 14, 100855. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pmedr.2019.100855
Subica, A. M., Douglas, J. A., Kepple, N. J., Villanueva, S., & Grills, C. T. (2018). The geography of crime and violence surrounding tobacco shops, medical marijuana dispensaries, and off-sale alcohol outlets in a large, urban low-income community of color. Preventive Medicine, 108, 8–16. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ypmed.2017.12.020
Douglas, J. A., Briones, M. D., Bauer, E. Z., Trujillo, M., Lopez, M., & Subica, A. M. (2018). Social and environmental determinants of physical activity in urban parks: Testing a neighborhood disorder model. Preventive Medicine, 109, 119–124. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ypmed.2018.01.013
Douglas, J. A. (2016). What’s good in the ‘hood: the production of youth, nature, and knowledge. In L. Shillington & A. M. Murnaghan (Ed.), Children, Nature, and Cities. Burlinton, VT: Ashgate Publishing Company.
Subica, A. M., Grills, C. T., Villanueva, S., & Douglas, J. A. (2016). Community Organizing for Healthier Communities: Environmental and Policy Outcomes of a National Initiative. American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 51(6), 916–925. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amepre.2016.06.020
Douglas, J. A., Grills, C. T., Villanueva, S., & Subica, A. M. (2016). Empowerment Praxis: Community Organizing to Redress Systemic Health Disparities. American Journal of Community Psychology. https://doi.org/10.1002/ajcp.12101
Subica, A. M., Grills, C. T., Douglas, J. A., & Villanueva, S. (2016). Communities of Color Creating Healthy Environments to Combat Childhood Obesity. American Journal of Public Health, 106(1), 79–86.
Douglas, J. A. (2015). When ‘dem come: The Political Ecology of (Un) Sustainable Tourism in Cockpit Country, Jamaica. In K. Bosak & S. McCool (Ed.), Reframing Sustainable Tourism. New York, NY: Springer Publishing.
Grills, C., Cooke, D., Douglas, J. A., Villanueva, S., Subica, A. M., & Hudson, B. (2015). Culture, Racial Socialization, and Positive African American Youth Development. Journal of Black Psychology, 0095798415578004. http://doi.org/10.1177/0095798415578004