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cheryl slotnick

Research Interests:

  • Families in Transition: homeless, foster care and immigrant youth and families
  • Health Service Trends with Primary and Preventive Care
  • Health Promotion and Disease Prevention

 

Academic Rank: Associate Professor

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Education:

1973-1977  University of Delaware, Department of Nursing; B.S.N

1981-1982  Department of Nursing; M.S.

1986-1987  Johns Hopkins University, Department of Public Health; M.P.H.

1987-1992  Johns Hopkins University, Department of Public Health; Dr.P.H

 

Publications:

Articles:

  • Zlotnick C. (1984) Gathering a thesis committee. Nursing Outlook 32(6), 346. (IF is 1.541, Q1, v)
  • Zlotnick C. (1987) Pediculosis corporis and the homeless.  Journal of Community Health Nursing 4(1), 43-48. (IF is 0.559, Q4,v)
  • Zlotnick C. (1987) Why Jessie Can’t Rest.  Nursing 17(3), 120. (IF is 1.271)
  • Zlotnick C & Decker R. (1991) Home visiting outcomes and quality of life measures.  Journal of Community Health Nursing 8(4), 207-14. (IF is 0.559, Q4, v)
  • Zlotnick C. (1992) An example of a public health quality assurance system.  Public Health Nursing 9(2), 133-7. (IF is 0.813, Q3,v)
  • Zlotnick C & Cassanego M. (1992) Unemployment and Health.  Nursing and Health Care 13(2), 78-82. 
  • Robertson MJ, Zlotnick C & Westerfelt A. (1993) Homeless men and women in public alcohol treatment.  Contemporary Drug Problems 20(3), 499-519. (IF is 2.289)
  • Zlotnick C & Gould P. (1993)  Prenatal quality of life (QOL) outcomes for a public health quality assurance system. Journal of Nursing Quality Care 7(3), 35-45. (IF is 1.094, Q2, v)
  • Zlotnick C, Fischer PJ & Agnew JA. (1995) Perceptuomotor Function of Homeless Males in Alcohol Rehabilitation. Journal of Substance Abuse 7(2), 235-44.  
  • Honnas R & Zlotnick C. (1995) Quality Assurance in Action: Development of a Childhood Anemia Audit Tool. Journal of Nursing Quality Care 9(4), 72-77. (IF is 1.094, Q2, v)
  • Zlotnick C, Franchino K, St Claire N, Cox K & St John M. (1996)  The impact of family therapy of pregnant and parenting women in substance abuse treatment. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment 13(3), 195-202.  (IF is 2.10, Q2, v)
  • Fitzgerald ST, Zlotnick C & Kolodner KB. (1996) Factors Related to Functional Status Following Percutaneous Transluminal Coronary Angioplasty.  Heart and Lung 25(1), 24-30. (IF is 1.320, Q2, v)
  • Zlotnick C & Robertson MJ. (1996) Sources of Income Among Homeless Adults with Major Mental Disorders or Substance Use Disorders.  Psychiatric Services 47(2), 147-151. (IF is 2.813, Q3, v)
  • Robertson MJ, Zlotnick C & Westerfelt A. (1997)  Drug Disorders and Treatment Contact Among Homeless Men and Women in Alameda County.  American Journal of Public Health 87(2), 221-228. (IF  is 4.229, Q1, v)
  • Klee L, Kronstadt D & Zlotnick C. (1997) Foster Care's Youngest: A Preliminary Report. American Journal of Orthopsychiatry 67(2), 290-299. (IF is 2.211, Q1, v) 
  • Zlotnick C & Agnew J. (1997) Neuropsychological Function and Psychosocial Status of Alcohol Rehabilitation Program Residents. Addictive Behaviors 22(2), 183-194. (IF is 2.441, Q1, v)
  • Zlotnick C, Kronstadt D & Klee L. (1998) Foster Care Children and Family Homelessness. American Journal of Public Health 88, 1368-1370. (IF  is 4.229, Q1, v)
  • Zlotnick C, Robertson MJ & Lahiff M. (1998) A Longitudinal Perspective on Entitlement Income Among Homeless Adults. Psychiatric Services 49(8), 1039-1042. (IF is 2.813, Q3, v)
  • Zlotnick C, Robertson MJ, & Wright MA. (1999) The impact of childhood foster care and other out-of-home placement on homeless women and their children. Child Abuse and Neglect 23(11), 1057-1068. (IF is 2.340, Q1, v)
  • Zlotnick C, Kronstadt  D, & Klee  L. (1999) Essential case management services for young children in foster care. Community Mental Health Journal 35(5), 421-430. (IF is 1.146, Q3, v) 
  • Zlotnick C, Robertson MJ & Lahiff M. (1999) Getting Off the Streets: Economic Resources and Residential Exits from Homelessness. Journal of Community Psychology 27(2), 209-224.  (IF is 0.832, Q3, v) 
  • Zlotnick C, Wright MA, Cox K, Te'o I, & Stewart-Felix P. (2000) Family empowerment club:  parent support and education for related caregivers.  Child & Youth Care Forum, 29 (2), 97-112.
  • Zlotnick C & Marks L. (2002) Case Management Services Among Ten Federally-Funded Health Care for the Homeless Projects. Children’s Services: Policy, Research & Practice 5(2), 113-122.
  • Zlotnick C, Robertson MJ, & Tam T. (2002) Substance Use and Labor Force Participation Among Homeless Adults. American Journal of Drug and Alcohol Abuse 28(1), 37-53. (IF is 1.470, Q3,v)
  • Zlotnick C, Robertson MJ, & Tam T. (2003) Substance Use and Separation of Homeless Mothers from their Children. Addictive Behaviors 28(8), 1373-1383.  (IF is 2.441, Q1, v)
  • Zlotnick C, Tam T, & Robertson MJ. (2003) Disaffiliation, Substance Abuse and Exiting Homelessness. Substance Use and Misuse 38(3-6), 577-599.  (IF is 1.226, Q3, v)
  • Tam T, Zlotnick C & Robertson MJ. (2003) Longitudinal perspective:  adverse childhood events, substance abuse and labor force participation among homeless adults. American Journal of Drug and Alcohol Abuse 29(4), 829-846. (IF is 1.470, Q3, v)
  • Zlotnick C, Tam T, & Robertson MJ. (2004) Adverse Childhood Events, Substance Abuse and Measures of Affiliation. Addictive Behaviors 29(6), 1177-1181. (IF is 2.441, Q1, v)
  • Zlotnick C & Soman L. (2004)  Impact of Insurance Lapse Among Low-Income Children. Journal of Urban Health 81(4), 568-583. (IF is 1.943, Q2, v)
  • Strehlow A, Kline S, Zerger S, Zlotnick C & Profitt B. (2005) Health Care for the Homeless (HCH): Assessment of Adapted Clinical Practice Guidelines.  Journal of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners 17(11), 433-441.  (IF is 0.868,  Q3, v)
  • Zlotnick C, Tam T, & Bradley K. (2007) Impact of Adulthood Trauma on Homeless Mothers. Community Mental Health Journal 43(1), 13-32.  (IF is 1.146, Q3, v)
  • Zlotnick C. (2007) Community- versus Individual-level Indicators and Pediatric Health Care. Journal of Urban Health 84(10, 45-59.  (IF is 1.943, Q2, v)
  • Tam T, Zlotnick C & Bradley K. (2008) The link between homeless women’s mental health and service use. Psychiatric Services 59(9), 1004-1010.  (IF is 2.813, Q3, v)
  • Zlotnick C & Zerger S. (2008) Survey Findings on Characteristics and Health Status of Clients Treated by Federally Funded (US) Health Care for the Homeless Programs.  Health & Social Care in the Community, 17(1), 18-26.  (IF is 1.151, Q1, v)
  • Zlotnick C. (2009) What Research Tells us About the Intersecting Streams of Homelessness and Foster Care. American Journal of Orthopsychiatry, 79(3), 319-325. (IF is 2.211, Q1, v)
  • Zlotnick C, Tam T, & Bradley K. (2010) Long-term and Chronic Homelessness in Homeless Women and Women with Children. Social Work in Public Health (formerly Journal of Health and Social Policy), 25(4), 470-485 (IF is 0.660, Q3, v).
  • Zlotnick C, Wright M, Sanchez RM, Murga-Kusnir R & Te’o-Bennett I.  (2010)  Adaptation of Community Based Participatory Research Methods to Gain Community Input on Identifying Indicators of Successful Parenting.  Child Welfare 89(4), 9-27. (IF is 0.59)
  • Zlotnick C, Tam T & Soman LA.  (2012) Lifecourse Outcomes on Mental and Physical Health: The Impact of Foster Care on Adulthood. American Journal of Public Health 102(3), 534-540. (IF is 4.229, Q1, v)
  • Zlotnick C, Tam T & Zerger S. (2012) Common Needs but Divergent Interventions for U.S. Homeless and Foster Care Children: Results From A Systematic Review. Health & Social Care in the Community. Available online 22 Feb 2010, 0966-0410 /(IF is 1.151, Q1, v)
  • Pud D, Zlotnick C & Lowenthal E. Addictive Behaviors 37(11), 1205-1210.  (IF is 2.441, Q1, v)
  • Barbosa P, Raymonde G, Zlotnick C, Wilk J & Mitchell III JL. (2013)  Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction Training Increases Empathy and Reduces Anxiety for Graduate Healthcare Students. Education for Health: Change in Learning and Practice 26(1), 9-14. (Not Ranked)
  • Zlotnick C, Zerger S & Wolfe P. (2013) Reflecting on the 30-year evolution of health care provided to children, youth, adults and families living in homeless situations. American Journal of Public Health, 103, S199–S205 (IF is 4.229, Q1, v)
  • Zisberg A, Zlotnick C, Gur-Yaish N, Admi H, Sinoff G, & Shadmi, E.  (2014) Functional decline and satisfaction with nursing care among older hospitalized adults.  International Journal of Nursing Practice. DOI: 10.1111/ijn.12289 (IF is 0.980, Q3, v)
  • Wilhelm D & Zlotnick C. (2014)  Nursing Students in a Global Learning Environment: Creative Teaching Methods on Culture, Emotion and Communication. Journal of Transcultural Nursing, 25, 296-302.(IF is )
  • Zlotnick C, Baron-Epel O, Zusman SP & Keinan-Boker L. (2014) Trends and predictors of primary dental care health services for adults in Israel.  Community Dental Health 31(4), 212-218.  (IF is 0.767, Q4, v)
  • Zlotnick, C., & DeVoss, L. (2014). Transitional families: where do I begin? In C. Zlotnick (Ed.), Children Living in Transition: Helping Homeless and Foster Care Children and Families (pp. 3-22). New York: Columbia University Press.
  • Zlotnick, C. (2014). A systems dilemma: intergenerational foster care and homelessness. In C. Zlotnick (Ed.), Children Living in Transition: Helping Homeless and Foster Care Children and Families (pp. 205-228). New York: Columbia University Press.
  • Agmon M, Zlotnick C, & Finkelstein A. (2015) The relationship between mentoring on healthy behaviors and well-being among Israeli youth in boarding schools.   BMC-Pediatrics 15:11 DOI 10.1186/s12887-015-0327-6  (IF is 1.918, Q1, v)
  • Zlotnick C, Goldblatt H, Shadmi E, Carmeli D, & Tayshaw O. (2015) A qualitative study assessing cardiovascular risk factors: the accumulative stressors influencing societal integration of teenage African immigrants. BMC Public Health, 15:785. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12889-015-2122-6 (IF is 2.209, Q2, v)
  • Sznitman S, Zlotnick C, Harel-Fish Y. (2015) Normalization Theory:  does it accurately describe temporal changes in adolescent drunkenness and smoking? Drug and Alcohol Review  http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/dar.12351/full(IF is 2.069, Q1, v)
  • Shpigelman C, Zlotnick C, & Brand, R. (2016)   Measuring attitudes towards nurses with disabilities: A basis for promoting diversity. Journal of Nursing Education, 55(8), 441-449. DOI: 10.3928/01484834-20160715-04.   (IF is 1.060, Q2, v)
  • Zlotnick C, Jones SM, Koren A, Peters A, Torsvik M, Saffer C & Wilhelm D. (2016). Work role perspectives of clinical instructors from three countries.  Nursing Education Perspectives 37
  • Zlotnick C, Finkelstein A, & Agmon M. (2016). A matched case-control study comparing the health status of youth village alumni in Israel to the general population. Health & Social Care in the Community. doi: 10.1111/hsc.12379 (IF is 1.557, Q1, v)
  • Zlotnick C, Goldblatt H, Carmeli D, Tayshaw O, & Shadmi E. (2016)  Adolescent immigrants, the impact of gender on health status.  European Journal of Public Health, 1-6.  doi:10.1093/eurpub/ckw208 (IF is 2.751, Q1, v)
  • Zlotnick C & Shpigelman C. (Aug 2016-pending revisions) Framework for Teaching about Nursing Community Inclusivity Using the Example of Disabilities. Rehabilitation Nursing (IF is 1.156, Q2, v)
  • Zlotnick C, Lawental M, Pud D. (Accepted Nov 2016)  Double Whammy: Adverse Childhood Events and Pain Reflect Symptomology and Quality of Life in Women in Substance Abuse Treatment. Social Work in Health (IF is 0.80, Q3, v)

Articles or Chapters in Scientific Book:

  • Zlotnick, C., & DeVoss, L. (2014). Transitional families: where do I begin? In C. Zlotnick (Ed.), Children Living in Transition: Helping Homeless and Foster Care Children and Families (pp. 3-22). New York: Columbia University Press.
  • Zlotnick, C. (2014). A systems dilemma: intergenerational foster care and homelessness. In C. Zlotnick (Ed.), Children Living in Transition: Helping Homeless and Foster Care Children and Families (pp. 205-228). New York: Columbia University Press.

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