Scholarly Journals--Published

  • Ioffe, Y.J., Hong, L., Joachim-Célestin, M., Soret, C., Montgomery, S., and Untermaehrer, J.J. (2023). Genetic Testing in the Latinx community: Impact of acculturation and provider relationships. Gynecologic Oncology 169, 125-130. (12/2022) (link)
  • Joachim-Célestin, M., Rockwood, N.J., Clarke, C., & Montgomery S.B. Evaluating the Full Plate Living lifestyle intervention among low-income Latinas with and without food insecurity. Women's Health (London, England). 2022; 18, 17455057221091350. (04/2022) (link)
  • Joachim-Célestin, M., Gamboa-Maldonado, T., Dos Santos, H., & Montgomery S.B. (2021). Delivering an intervention to Hispanic/Latinos with pre-diabetes and diabetes. Early evidence of success in a longitudinal mixed method study. INQUIRY: The Journal of Health Care Organization, Provision, and Financing. (11/2021) (link)
  • Lee, L.K., Ruano, E., Fernandez, P., Ortega, S., Lucas, C., & Joachim-Célestin, M. (2021). Workforce Readiness Training: A Comprehensive Training Model That Equips Community Health Workers to Work at The Top of Their Practice and Profession. Frontiers in Public Health. 9:673208. doi: 10.3389/fpubh.2021.673208 (06/2021) (link)
  • Joachim-Célestin, M., Chara, R. & Montgomery, S.B. (2021). Living Near an Immigration Detention Center: Impact on Latinas’ Health. J Immigrant Minority Health.  (05/2021) (link)
  • Joachim-Célestin, M., Gamboa-Maldonado, T., Dos Santos, H., & Montgomery S.B. (2020). A Qualitative Study on the Perspectives of Latinas Enrolled in a Diabetes Prevention Program. Is the Cost of Prevention too High? J Primary Care Community Health (07/2020) (link)
  • Deshields, S., Joachim-Célestin, M., Lara M., Miller, L.M., DaCosta Davis, S.S., Montgomery S.B. & Clarke, C. (2019). Intention to Implement a Healthy Lifestyle: Does Acculturation Make a Difference? Journal of Quality in Health Care & Economics. (11/2019) (link)
  • Miller, L., Joachim-Célestin, M., Lara, M., Deshields, S., DaCosta Davis, S., Montgomery, SB., & Clarke, C. (2019). Acculturation, familial support, and unhealthful dietary patterns: evaluating notable trends in a Latino population. Harvard Public Health Review. 2019; 23. (09/2019) (link)
  • Clarke, C., Joachim-Célestin, M., Lara, M, Rea, B., & Montgomery, S.B. (2019). Diabetes, Obesity and its Root Causes: A Latino Perspective. Diabetes and Obesity International Journal, Vol. 4, Issue 3. DOI: 10.23880/doij-16000211   (07/2019) (link)
  • Clarke, C., Joachim-Célestin, M., Rae, B., Lara M., & Montgomery, S.B. (2019). Immigration to the US: The insidious health risk factor. Journal of Health Science, 7. DOI:10.17265/2328-7136/2019.04.004 (04/2019) (link)


  • Soret, C., Joachim-Celestin, M., Hong, L., Schwartz, Z., Montgomery, S., Unternaehrer, J., and Ioffe, Y. (2022). Education and context matter when it comes to genetic testing among Latinx women (424). Gynecologic Oncology 166, S213-S214. (08/2022) (link)
  • Ioffe, Y., Hong, L., Joachim-Celestin, M., Soret, C., Schwartz, Z., Montgomery, S., and Unternaehrer, J. (2022). Exploring the role of acculturation in promoting genetic testing in the Latinx community (417). Gynecologic Oncology 166, S210-S211. (08/2022) (link)

Online Publications

  • Joachim-Célestin, M., Montgomery, S.B. March 2021. Full Plate Living Intervention curriculum - English and Spanish. Includes the facilitator guide, participant guide and fiber guide supplement for community health workers leading this culturally-adapted Spanish intervention.  (03/2021) (link)
  • Hopkins, G.L., McBride, D., Bacon, S., & Joachim-Célestin, M. (2011).  Ministerial Spouses Association. General Conference Ministerial Association. Family meals.  (2011) (link)

Non-Scholarly Journals

  • Hopkins, G.L., McBride, D., Bacon, S., & Joachim-Célestin, M. (2011). Health Benefits of Family Meals. The family that eats together:  A gift that can promote your family’s health and keep your children on track.  Ministry Magazine, 83(6), 13-16. (2011). (06/2011) (link)
  • Hopkins, G.L., McBride, D., Bacon, S., & Joachim-Célestin, M. (2011).  Faith at the Table. Australian Record, 16(8), 10-12. (04/2011)
  • Hopkins, GL, McBride, D., & Célestin, M. (2011). “Policy Proposal to New Zealand Government for Preventing Alcohol Use Through Implementing Service Learning in Schools.” (2011)
  • Hopkins, G.L., McBride, D., Bacon, S., & Joachim-Célestin, M. (2011). Eat with your kids. Signs of the Times, 138(8), 10-13. (2011)