My research has been published in a variety of peer-reviewed journals, including: CriminologyJournal of Criminal Justice, British Journal of Criminology, Criminal Justice and Behavior Justice Quarterly, Journal of Interpersonal Violence, Journal of Correctional Health Care, Victims & OffendersInternational Journal of Prisoner Health, and Social Science & Medicine. My work has also been featured in op-eds for the Hill as well as in interviews with the BBC.

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The COVID-19 pandemic and operational challenges, impacts, and lessons learned: 

A multi-methods study of U.S. prison systems” 

(Health & Justice, 2023)


"'It makes him feel even farther away:' 

Disruptions in Communication among Families Impacted by Incarceration during the COVID-19 Pandemic"

(Criminal Justice and Behavior, 2023)


"Older adults perspectives of death and dying in prison"

(Journal of Criminal Justice, 2022)


"Mental illness and racial disparities in correctional staff-involved violence:

An analysis of jails in the United States"

(Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 2022) 


"The keepers: Returning citizens' experiences of staff misconduct in state prisons"

(Criminal Justice and Behavior, 2022)


"Health information seeking behaviors in prison: Results from the U.S. PIAAC survey

(Journal of Correctional Health Care, 2022)


"Incarceration as a fundamental social cause of health inequalities:

Jails, prisons, and vulnerability to COVID-19"

(British Journal of Criminology, 2021)


"Institutional responses to the COVID-19 pandemic in American prisons"

(Victims & Offenders, 2020)


"Gladiator school: Returning citizens' experiences with secondary violence exposure in prison"

(Victims & Offenders, 2020)

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