Selected Referred Publications
 
Journal articles
 
Barry, M.C., Threats, M., Blackburn, N.A., LeGrand, S., Dong, W., Pulley, D.V., Sallabank, G., Harper, G.W., Hightow-Weidman, L.B., Bauermeister, J.A., Muessig, K.E. (2018).  “Stay strong! Keep ya head up! Move on! It gets better!!!!”: Resilience processes in the healthMpowerment online intervention of young Black gay, bisexual and other men who have sex with men. AIDS Care.  (Link)
Flaherty, M.G., Threats, M., & Kaplan, S. (2018). Patients’ health information practices and perceptions of provider knowledge in the case of the newly discovered alpha-gal food allergy. Journal of Patient Experience.  (Link)
Book chapter
Gibson, A., Hughes-Hassell, S., & Threats, M.(2018). Critical race theory in the LIS curriculum. In Sarin, L.C., Percell, J. Jaeger, P.T. and Bertot, J.C. (eds.) Re-Envisioning the MLS: Perspectives on the Future of Library and Information Science Education(pp. 49-70). Emerald Publishing Limited. (Link)
Conference papers (selected)
 
Threats, M. (2011, February). The deterioration of urban communities of color: assessing the response to the U.S. crack epidemic. 25thAnnual National McNair Research Conference. Greensboro, NC.

Threats, M. (2010, August). The deterioration of urban communities of color: assessing the response to the U.S. crack epidemic. 18th Annual Penn State University McNair Summer Research Conference. State College, PA.

 

Threats, M. (2010, April). The deterioration of urban communities of color: assessing the response to the U.S. crack epidemic. National Conferences of Undergraduate Research Conference Proceedings. Missoula, MT.

Conference Posters

"Closing the knowledge-behavior gap: sexual health information behavior and the adoption of HIV protective and risk reduction behaviors among young, Black men who have sex with men." Association for Library and Information Science Educators Annual Conference. Denver, CO. (February 2018).

 

"Know That! Young Black Women and Personal Geographies of Information Seeking." (co-presented with Amelia Gibson)

Association for Library and Information Science Educators Annual Conference. Atlanta, GA. (January 2017)

 

"APPlify Your Health: Accessing HIV/AIDS Information Anywhere, Anytime." Medical Library Association - Mid-Atlantic Chapter Tri-Chapter Meeting. Philadelphia, PA. (September 2016).

 

"Librarians Build Communities." American Library Association Annual Conference. Chicago, IL.

(July 2013).

Upcoming Referred Conference Presentations
Oral, Panels, Doctoral Colloquia
"Microaggressions and More: Continuing the Conversation on Implicit Bias" (panel)
Medical Library Association Annual Meeting. Chicago, IL
(May 2019)
"Closing the Knowledge-Behavior Gap: The Impact of Information Behaviors and Technologies on the HIV Protective and Risk Reduction Behaviors of Young, Black Men who have Sex with Men" (Doctoral Colloquium)
iConference 2019, Washington, D.C. (April 2019)
"HIV Status Disclosure on Geosocial Networking Apps: Data Ethics, Security, and Privacy Concerns." (workshop)
Association for Information Science and Technology Annual Meeting. Vancouver, BC. (November 2018)
"Closing the Knowledge-Behavior Gap: The Impact of Sexual Health Information Behaviors on the HIV Protective and Risk Reduction Behaviors of Young, Black Men who have Sex with Men." (Doctoral Colloquium)
Association for Information Science and Technology Annual Meeting. Vancouver, BC. (November 2018). 
Referred Conference Presentations (selected)
"Librarians on the Frontline." (co-presented with Cyree Jarelle Johnson). Allied Media Conference. Detroit, MI. (June 2015).
"The gender,Black feminism & environmental justice special collection workshop series at the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library."
Eastern New York chapter of the Association of College and Research Libraries Spring Conference. Albany, NY. (April 2013). 
Invited Talks

"Minimizing barriers to health information access. Diversity Matters: Equality and Inclusion in Healthcare." (panel)

Medical Library Association – Mid-Atlantic Chapter Tri-Chapter Meeting. Philadelphia, PA. (September 2016).

 

"Civic engagement and technology: best practices."

Technology Learning Collaborative: Bringing IT Home Conference. Philadelphia, PA. (October 2014).

 

"Bridging the Digital Divide: The Electronic Village."

Technology Learning Collaborative Open Members Meeting. Philadelphia, PA. (April 2014). 

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