Over the past several years our research team has been involved in a large number of projects both as principle investigator and as a collaborating organization. This is a comprehensive list of all our publications.

The database below includes our publications with restricted access, if you would like to access them please contact research@accessalliance.ca.

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Breast and Colorectal Cancer Screening Barriers among Immigrants and Refugees: A Mixed-Methods Study at Three Community Health Centres in Toronto, Canada. Almagir, A.K.M., Lofters, A.K., Nitti, N., Shakya, Y.B., Wang, A.M.Q., Yung, E.M. 2019 Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health. Healthcare Access Restricted Access, Peer Reviewed
Breast and Colorectal Cancer Screening Barriers among Immigrants and Refugees: A Mixed-Methods Study at Three Community Health Centres in Toronto, Canada Almagir, A.K.M., Lofters, A.K., Nitti, N., Shakya, Y.B., Wang, A.M.Q., Yung, E.M. 2020 Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health. Healthcare Access & Equity Restricted Access, Peer Reviewed
Severe Neonatal Morbidity Among Births to Refugee Women Bassil, K., Cole, D.C., Hyman, I., Moineddin, R., Shakya, Y.B., Urquia, M., Wanigaratne, S. 2016 Maternal Child Health Journal Immigrant & Refugee Health Peer Reviewed (Restricted Access)
Reflexivity: A Methodological Tool in the Knowledge Translation Process? Alley, S., Jackson, S., Shakya, Y.B. 2015 Health Promotion Practice Healthcare Access & Equity Peer Reviewed (Restricted Access)
Newcomer Refugee Youth as ‘Resettlement Champions’ for their Families: Vulnerability, Resilience and Empowerment Akbari, A., Berhane, N., Forster, J., Guruge, S., Htoo. S., Hynie, M., Jandu, B., Murtaza, R., Shakya, Y.B., Spasevski, M. 2014 Refuge and Resilience: Promoting Resilience and Mental Health Among Resettled Refugees and Forced Migrants Immigrant & Refugee Health, Mental Health Peer Reviewed (Restricted Access)
Newcomer Youth Self-Esteem: A Community-Based Mixed Methods Study of Afghan, Columbian, Sudanese and Tamil Youth in Toronto, Canada. Islam, F., Khanlou, N., Oudeh, E., Shakya, Y.B. 2014 Refuge and Resilience: Promoting Resilience and Mental Health Among Resettled Refugees and Forced Migrants Immigrant & Refugee Health, Mental Health Peer Reviewed (Restricted Access)
A pilot with computer-assisted psychosocial risk –assessment for refugees Abuelaish, I., Ahmad, F., Ahmadzi, H.M., Khoaja, K., Li. J., Lou, W., Norman, C.D., Shakya, Y.B. 2012 BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making Immigrant & Refugee Health Peer Reviewed
Refugee Youth and Migration: Using Arts-Informed Research to Understand Changes in Their Roles and Responsibilities Abiyo, S., Akbari, A., Guruge, S., Htoo. S., Hynie, M., Shakya, Y.B. 2015 Forum: Qualitative Social Research Sozialforschung Immigrant & Refugee Health Peer Reviewed
Self-management, health service use and information seeking for diabetes care among recent immigrants in Toronto Creatore, M., Hyman, I., Kljujic, D., Patychuk, D., Rummens, J.A., Shakya, Y.B., Vissandjee, B., Zaidi, Q. 2012 Chronic Diseases and Injuries in Canada Healthcare Access & Equity, Immigrant & Refugee Health Peer Reviewed
Self-Management, Health Service Use and Information Seeking for Diabetes Care among Black Caribbean Immigrants in Toronto Bhamani, M., Boqaileh, F., Gucciardi, E., Hyman, I., Kljujic, D., Patychuk, D., Rummens, J.A., Shakya, Y.B. 2013 Canadian Journal of Diabetes Healthcare Access & Equity, Immigrant & Refugee Health Peer Reviewed