Recent Publications

Kaplowitz, E., Truong, A. Q., Berk, J., Martin, R. A., Clarke, J. G., Wieck, M., Rich, J., & Brinkley-Rubinstein, L. (2022). Treatment preference for opioid use disorder among people who are incarcerated. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment, 137, 108690.


Carda-Auten, J., Dirosa, E. A., Grodensky, C., Nowotny, K. M., Brinkley-Rubinstein, L., Travers, D., Brown, M., Bradley-Bull, S., Blue, C., & Rosen, D. L. (2022). Jail health care in the Southeastern United States from entry to release. The Milbank Quarterly, 10.1111/1468-0009.12569. Advance online publication.


LeMasters, K., Ranapurwala, S., Maner, M., Nowotny, K. M., Peterson, M., & Brinkley-Rubinstein, L. (2022). COVID-19 community spread and consequences for prison case rates. PloS One, 17(4), e0266772.


LeMasters, K., Krajewski, T., Nowotny, K., Oser, C., Mollan, K., & Brinkley-Rubinstein, L. (2022). Context specific HIV risk: Evidence from screening into the Southern Pre-exposure Prophylaxis Study (SPECS). AIDS Care, 1–6. Advance online publication.


Biondi, B. E., Leifheit, K. M., Mitchell, C. R., Skinner, A., Brinkley-Rubinstein, L., & Raifman, J. (2022). Association of state COVID-19 vaccination prioritization with vaccination rates among incarcerated persons. JAMA Network Open, 5(4), e226960.


Segule, M. N., LeMasters, K., Peterson, M., Behne, M. F., & Brinkley-Rubinstein, L. (2022). Incarcerated workers: overlooked as essential workers. BMC Public Health, 22(1), 506.

LeMasters, K., Brinkley-Rubinstein, L., Maner, M., Peterson, M., Nowotny, K., & Bailey, Z. (2022). Carceral epidemiology: Mass incarceration and structural racism during the COVID-19 pandemic. The Lancet. Public health, 7(3), e287–e290.

Marshall, S. A., Barham, C., Neher, T., Zielinski, M. J., Brinkley-Rubinstein, L., Gorvine, M. M., & Zaller, N. (2022). Acceptability of a community health worker program to link high-risk people in jail to HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis. Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved, 33(1), 149–166.

Kaplowitz, E., Macmadu, A., Green, T. C., Berk, J., Rich, J. D., & Brinkley-Rubinstein, L. (2022). "It's probably going to save my life;" Attitudes towards treatment among people incarcerated in the era of fentanyl. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 232, 109325.

Ranapurwala, S. I., Figgatt, M. C., Remch, M., Brown, C., Brinkley-Rubinstein, L., Rosen, D. L., Cox, M. E., & Proescholdbell, S. K. (2022). Opioid overdose deaths among formerly incarcerated persons and the general population: North Carolina, 2000‒2018. American Journal of Public Health, 112(2), 300–303.