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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Impact of Family Loss and Separation on Refugee Youth: Implications for Policy and Programs: Scoping Review Abojedi, A., Almagir, A.K.M., Hynie, M., Janczur, A., McKenzie, K., Nudel, S., Roche, B., Siddiqui, S. 2020 Special Edition Immigrant & Refugee Health, Mental Health Open Access, Peer Reviewed
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)
Aspirations for Higher Education among Newcomer Refugee Youth in Toronto: Expectations, Challenges, and Strategies Abiyo, S., Akbari, A., Alley, S., Guruge, S., Htoo. S., Hynie, M., Khogali, A., Malik, M., Murtaza, R., Shakya, Y.B. 2011 Refuge Economic Security & Health Peer Reviewed
Health and growth status of immigrant and refugee children in Toronto, Ontario: A retrospective chart review Hoffmann. S.M., Lofters, A.K., Polsky, J.Y., Rouleau, K.D., Salehi, L. 2015 Paediatric Child Health Immigrant & Refugee Health 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)
Precarious work experiences of racialized immigrant women in Toronto: A community based study Athar, S., Merolli, J., Premji, S., Shakya, Y.B., Spasevski, M. 2014 Just Labour: A Canadian Journal of Work and Society Economic Security & Health 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. 2019 Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health. Healthcare Access Peer Reviewed, Restricted Access
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 Peer Reviewed, Restricted Access
Conducting an Evaluation Audit as a Quality Improvement Approach for Non-profits: A Canadian Case Study. Almagir, A.K.M., Janczur, A., Nerad, S., Saroli, M. 2019 J for Worldwide Holistic Sustainable Development; Evaluation Research Open Access, Peer Reviewed