Selected Key Publications
Memory Keepers Medical Discovery Team Investigators

Allen, J. Suicide Prevention—We Know What to Do, but Will We Do It? American Journal of Public Health. 2019, 109; 668-670. DOI: 10.2105/AJPH.2019.305013. PMID: 30969819.

Crowshoe, L., Henderson, R., Jacklin, K., Calam, B., Walker, L., & Green, M. (2019). Educating for equity care framework: Addressing social barriers of type 2 diabetes with Indigenous patient. Canadian Family Physician, 65(1): 25-33. PMCID: PMC6347314. PMID: 30674510.

Rasmus, S. M., Trickett, E., Charles, B., John, S., & Allen, J. (2019). The Qasgiq Model as an Indigenous intervention: Using the cultural logic of contexts to build protective factors for Alaska Native suicide and alcohol misuse preventionCultural Diversity and Ethnic Minority Psychology, 25(1): 44-54.

Walters, K. L., Johnson-Jennings, M., Stroud, S., Rasmus, S., Charles, B., John, S., Allen, J., Kaholokula, J. K., Look. M. E., de Silva, M., Lowe, J., Baldwin, J. A., Lawrence. G., Brooks, J., Noonan, C. W., Belcourt, A., Quintana, E., Semmens, W. O., & Boulafentis, J. Growing from our roots: Strategies for developing culturally grounded health promotion interventions in American Indian, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian communities. Prevention Science. 2018; advance online. DOI: 10.1007/s11121-018-0952-z

Allen, J., Rasmus, S., Fok, C. C. T., Henry, D., & Qungasvik Team. Multi-level cultural intervention for the prevention of suicide and alcohol use risk with Alaska Native youth: A non-randomized comparison of treatment intensity. Prevention Science. 2018;19:174-185. DOI: 10.1007/s11121-017-0798-9.

Crowshoe, L. L., Henderson, R., Green, M., Jacklin, K., Walker, L., & Calam, B. (2018). Exploring Canadian physicians’ experiences with diabetes care for Indigenous patients. Canadian Journal of Diabetes, 42(3), 281-288.

Crowshoe, L., Han, H., Calam, B., Henderson, R., Jacklin, K., Walker, L., & Green, M. (2018). Impacts of educating for equity’s workshop on addressing social barriers of type 2 diabetes with Indigenous patients. Journal of Continuing Education in the Health Professions, 38(1), 49-59. DOI: 10.1097/CEH.0000000000000188. PMID: 29432332.

Lewis, J., Allen, J., Boyd, K., Rasmus, S., & Henderson, T. (2018) “We raise our grandchildren as our own:” Alaska Native grandparents raising grandchildrenJournal of Cross Cultural Gerontology, 33(3): 265-286.  DOI: 10.1007/s10823-018-9350-z. PMID: 29797108.

Jacklin, K., Henderson R., Green, M., Calam, B., Walker, L., & Crowshoe, L. (2017). Healthcare experiences of Indigenous people living with type 2 diabetes in Canada:  Sequential focus group findings from diverse Indigenous contexts. Canadian Medical Association Journal, 183(9), E106-E112. DOI: 10.1503/cmaj.161098. PMCID: PMC5250516. PMID: 28246155.

Stanley, L. R., Swaim, R. C., Kaholokula, J. K., Kelly, K. J., Belcourt, A., & Allen, J. (2017). The imperative for research to promote health equity in Indigenous communitiesPrevention Science.  DOI: 10.1007/s11121-017-0850-9. PMCID:  PMC5936666 [Available on 2019-05-06]. PMID: 29110278.

Boden-Albala, B., Allen, J., Roberts, E.T., Bulkrow, L., & Trimble, B. (2017). Ascertainment of Alaska Native stroke incidence 2005-2009:  Lessons for assessing the global burden of strokeJournal of Stroke and Cerebrovascular Diseases. 26:2019–2026. DOI: 10.1016/j.jstrokecerebrovasdis.2017.06.007.  PMID: 28716585.

Lewis, J. P., & Allen, J. (2017). Alaska Native Elders in recovery: Linkages between Indigenous cultural generativity and sobriety to promote successful agingJournal of Cross Cultural Gerontology. 32:209-222. DOI: 10.1007/s10823-017-9314-8. PMID: 28478599.

Jacklin, K., Ly, A., Green, M., Calam, B., Walker, L., & Crowshoe C. (2016). An innovative sequential focus group method for investigating diabetes care experiences with Indigenous peoples in Canada. International Journal of Qualitative Methods, 15(1), 1-12.

Henderson, J. N. (2015). Cultural Construction of Dementia Progression, Behavioral Aberrations, and Situational Ethnicity: An Orthogonal Approach. Care Management Journals. 16:95-105. PMID: 26171509.

Carson, L. D., Henderson, J. N., King, K., Klezenski, K., & Thompson, D. (2015). American Indian Diabetes Beliefs and Practices:  Anxiety, Fear, and Dread in Pregnant Women with Diabetes Mellitus.  Diabetes Spectrum. 28(4):258-263. DOI: 10.2337/diaspect.28.4.258. PMCID: PMC4647171. PMID: 26600727.

Jacklin, K., Pace, J. E., & Warry, W. (2015). Informal Dementia caregiving among Indigenous communities in Ontario, Canada. Care Management Journals, 16(2), 106-120. PMID: 26171510.

Carson, L. D., Henderson, J. N., King, K., Kleszynski, K., Thompson, D., & Mayer, P. (2014). Perceptions and Concerns Regarding Diabetes Mellitus during pregnancy among American Indian Women.  Care Management Journals. 15(4):160-169. doi: 10.1891/1521-0987.15.4.160. PMCID: PMC4540065. NIHMSID: NIHMS695877. PMID: 26294897.

Henderson, J. N. (2014). Savvy Caregiver for Indian Country. National Indian Council on Aging. Albuquerque, NM.

Jacklin, K., Walker, J., & Shawande, M. (2013). The emergence of Alzheimer’s disease and dementia as a health concern among First Nations populations in Canada. The Canadian Journal of Public Health. 2013; 104(1), e39-e44. PMID: 23618107.

Jacklin, K., & Warry, W. (2012). Forgetting and forgotten: Dementia in Aboriginal seniors. Anthropology and Aging Quarterly, 33(1), 13.

Jacklin, K., & Warry W. (2011). Decolonizing First Nations health In J. C. Kulig & A. M. Williams (Eds), Health in Rural Canada (pp 373-389). Vancouver, Canada: University of British Columbia Press.

Warry, W. (2007). Ending Denial: Understanding Aboriginal Issues. Reprinted 2008, 2009. Broadview/University of Toronto Press, pp.220.

Henderson J. N. & Traphagan, J. (2005). Cultural Factors in Dementia: Perspectives from the Anthropology of Aging. Alzheimer’s Disease and Associated Disorders. 19(4):272-274. PMID: 16327358.

Henderson J. N. (2003). Alzheimer’s Units and Special Care: A Soteriological Fantasy. In P. Stafford (Ed.). Gray Areas: Ethnographic Encounters with Nursing Home Culture. Santa Fe: School for American Research Press, pp. 153-172.

Henderson J. N., & Henderson L. C. (2002). Cultural Construction of Disease: A “Supernormal” Construct of Dementia in an American Indian Tribe. Journal of Cross-Cultural Gerontology. 17(3):197-212.

Henderson J. N., Crook, R., Crook, J, Hardy, J., Onstead, L., Carson-Henderson, L., Mayer, P., Parker, B., Petersen, R., & Williams, B. (2002). Apolipoprotein E4 Allele and Tau Allele Frequencies Among Choctaw Indians. Neuroscience Letters. 324(1):77-79. PMID: 11983299.