Peer-reviewed articles

Agénor M, McCauley H, Peitzmeier S, Gordon AR, Haneuse S, Potter J, Austin SB. Sex of sexual partners and human papillomavirus vaccination among adolescent and young adult women in the United States. American Journal of Preventive Medicine. doi: 10.1016/j.amepre.2015.08.025.

Potter J, Peitzmeier SM, Bernstein I, Reisner SL, Alizaga M, Agénor M, Pardee DJ. Cervical cancer screening for patients on the female-to-male spectrum: a narrative review and guide for clinicians. Journal of General Internal Medicine 2015. doi: 10.1007/s11606-015-3462-8.

McCauley H, Silverman J, Decker M, Agénor M, Borrero S, Tancredi D, Miller E. Sexual and reproductive health indicators and intimate partner violence victimization among female family planning clinic patients who have sex with women and men. Journal of Women’s Health 2015;24(8):621-628.

Agénor M, Peitzmeier S, Gordon AR, Haneuse S, Potter J, Austin SB. Sexual orientation identity disparities in awareness and initiation of the human papillomavirus vaccine among U.S. women and girls: a national survey. Annals of Internal Medicine 2015. doi: 10.7326/M14-2108.

Agénor M, Bailey Z, Krieger N, Austin SB, Gottlieb BR. Exploring the cervical cancer screening experiences of black lesbian, bisexual, and queer women: the role of patient-provider communication. Women & Health 2015. doi: 10.1080/03630242.2015.1039182.

Bessett D, Prager J, Havard J, Murphy DJ, Agénor M, Foster AM.  Barriers to contraceptive access after health care reform: experiences of young adults in Massachusetts. Women’s Health Issues 2015:25;91-96.

Agénor M, Krieger N, Austin SB, Haneuse S, Gottlieb BR. At the intersection of sexual orientation, race/ethnicity, and cervical cancer screening: assessing Pap test use disparities by sex of sexual partners among black, Latina, and white U.S. women. Social Science & Medicine 2014;116:110-118.

Agénor M, Krieger N, Austin SB, Haneuse S, Gottlieb BR. Sexual orientation disparities in Papanicolaou test use among U.S. women: the role of sexual and reproductive health services. American Journal of Public Health 2014;104(2): e68-e73.

Agénor PR, Agénor M. Infrastructure, women’s time allocation, and economic development. Journal of Economics. Journal of Economics 2014;113(1):1-30.

Agénor M, Collins PY. Preventing HIV among U.S. women of color with severe mental illness: perceptions of mental health care providers working in urban community clinics. Health Care for Women International 2013;34(3-4):281-302.

Romero DR, Agénor M. U.S. fertility prevention as poverty prevention: an empirical question and social justice issue. Women’s Health Issues 2009;19(6):355-364.

Book chapters

Agénor M. What are the numbers? The epidemiology of cancer by sexual orientation and gender identity. In U Boehmer and E Ronit (Eds.), Cancer and the LGBT Community: Unique Perspectives From Risk to Survivorship. New York: Springer, 2015.

Policy and research reports

Arons J, Agénor M. Separate and unequal: the Hyde Amendment and women of color. Washington, DC: Center for American Progress, 2010. Available at:

Bessett D, Prager J, Havard J, Murphy D, Agénor M, Foster A. Young adults, health insurance, and access to contraception in the wake of health care reform: results from focus group discussions in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Cambridge, MA: Ibis Reproductive Health, 2010.

Agénor M, Pettitt Callahan K, Henchy G. Making WIC work for multicultural communities: best practices in outreach and nutrition education. Washington, DC: Food Research and Action Center, 2009. Available at:

Agénor M, Havard J, Bessett D, Foster A. Young adults and the coverage of contraceptive services in the wake of health care reform: results from an assessment of young adult-targeted health plans in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Cambridge, MA: Ibis Reproductive Health, 2009. Available at:

Agénor M, Ettinger de Cuba S, Rose-Jacobs R, Frank DA. The impact of food insecurity on the development of young, low-income black and Latino children. Washington, DC: Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies, 2006. Available at: