Frances Barg, PhD, MEd

Frances Barg, PhD, MEd
CPHI Senior Fellow

Title: Professor, Family Medicine and Community Health/PSOM
Email: bargf@uphs.upenn.edu

Public Health Interests:

environmental health, culture, global health

Current Public-Health Related Activities:

I am a medical anthropologist. I am currently looking at community concerns related to asbestos exposure, contextual factors affecting the uptake of mental health services, and implementation science.

Select Publications:

N Dowshen, S Lee, J Franklin, M Castillo, F Barg: Access to medical and mental health services across the HIV care continuum among young transgender women: A qualitative study. Transgender Health 2(1): 81-90, July 2017.

Schreiber CA, Chavez V, Whittaker PG, Ratcliffe SJ, Easley E, Barg FK: Treatment Decisions at the Time of Miscarriage Diagnosis. Obstetrics & Gynecology 128(6): 1347-56, Dec 2016 Notes: E-pub ahead of print: DOI: 10.1097/AOG.0000000000001753

Clapp JT, Roberts JA, Dahlberg B, Berry LS, Jacobs LM, Emmett EA, Barg FK: Realities of environmental toxicity and their ramifications for community engagement. Social Science & Medicine 170: 143-51, December 2016 Notes: E-pub ahead of print: doi: 10.1016/j.socscimed.2016.10.019. \

Ahmad FS, Barg FK, Bowles KH, Alexander M, Goldberg LR, French B, Kangovi S, Gallagher TR , Paciotti B, Kimmel SE : Comparing perspectives of patients, caregivers and clinicians on heart failure management. Journal of Cardiac Failure 22 (3): 210-7, Mar 2016 Notes: PMCID4847723.