Assistant Professor, Department of Family and Social Medicine
I'm a family physician and clinical researcher whose research focuses on improving the quality of, and access to, reproductive health care in primary care. Currently I have a career development grant (NIH NICHD) to:
1. explore primary care providers barriers and enablers to counseling and/or inserting long-acting reversible contraception (IUDs and single rod implant) for adolescents in the United States.
2. Develop interventions to increase the proportion of primary care providers who counsel and/or insert LARC for adolescents
A. Original communications in reviewed journals
Rubin SE, Grumet S, Prine, L. Hospital religious affiliation and emergency contraceptive prescribing practices. American Journal of Public Health, 2006;96(8):1398-401.
DasGupta S, Fornari A, Geer K, Hahn L, Kumar V, Lee HJ, Rubin S, Gold M. Medical Education for Social Justice: Paulo Freire Revisited. Journal of Medical Humanities, 2006;27(4).
Rubin, SE, Godfrey EM, Gold M. Patient Attitudes Toward Early Abortion Services in the Family Medicine Clinic. Research letter in Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine, 2008;21(2):162-4.
Rubin, SE, Godfrey EM, Shapiro M, Gold M. Urban female patients’ perceptions of the family medicine clinic as a site for abortion care. Contraception, 2009;80(2):174-179.
Godfrey E, Rubin SE, Smith E, Gold M. Women’s perspectives of abortion in primary care. Journal of Women’s Health, 2010; 19(8) 547-553.
Rubin SE, Winrob I. Urban female family medicine patients’ perceptions about intrauterine contraception. Journal of Women’s Health, 2010, 19(4): 735-740.
Rubin SE, Fletcher J, Segall-Gutierrez P, Stein T, Gold M. Underuse of the IUD in contraceptive care and training. Family Medicine, 2010, 42(6): 386-387.
O'Sullivan LF, McKee DM, Rubin SE, Campos G. Primary care providers' reports of time alone and the provision of sexual health services to urban adolescent patients: results of a prospective card study. The Journal of Adolescent Health, 2010, 47(1):110-112.
Rubin SE, McKee DM, Campos G, O'Sullivan LF. Delivery of confidential care to adolescent males. Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine, 2010, 23(6) 728-735.
McKee DM, Rubin SE, Campos G, O'Sullivan LF. Challenges of providing confidential care to adolescents in urban primary care: clinician perspectives. Annals of Family Medicine, 2011, 9(1) 37-43.
Rubin SE, Fletcher J, Stein T, Segall-Gutierrez P, Gold, M. Determinants of intrauterine contraception provision among U.S. family physicians: a national survey of knowledge, attitudes and practice. Contraception, 2011, 83(5) 472-478.
Rubin SE, McKee DM, Fletcher J, Alderman E, O'Sullivan LF. Testing adolescents for sexually transmitted infections in urban primary care practices: Results from a baseline study. Journal of Primary Care and Community Health, 2011, 2(3) 209-12. DOI 10.1177/2150131911401030
B. Book chapter
Hann L, Rubin S, Schaff EA. “Newer Hormonal Methods: Contraceptive Patch” in Contraception, ed. by Parikar M, Gandhi AB, publication in India, 2006.
C. Letter to the Editor
Rubin, SE. Oral contraception-antibiotic interactions: opposing views. Journal of Family Practice. 2010, 59(10):554.
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