Ellis, K. R. (2022). Cancer and Caregiving Among Older Black Americans and Families. Annual Review of Gerontology and Geriatrics, Volume 41, 2021: Black Older Adults in the Era of Black Lives Matter, 211.
Ellis, K. R., Cuthbertson, C. C., Carthron, D. et al (2021). A Longitudinal Observational Study of Multimorbidity and Partner Support for Physical Activity Among People with Osteoarthritis. International Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 28(6), 746-758.
Ellis, K. R., Raji, D., Olaniran, M. et al. (2021). A systematic scoping review of post-treatment lifestyle interventions for adult cancer survivors and family members. Journal of Cancer Survivivorship. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11764-021-01013-x
Ellis, K. R., Hecht, H, K., Young, T, L., Oh, S., Thomas, S., Hoggard, L., Ali, Z., Olawale, R., Carthron, D., Corbie-Smith, G., & Eng, E. (2020). Chronic Disease Among African American Families: A Systematic Scoping Review. Preventing Chronic Disease, 17: 190431.
Black, K., Eng, E., Schaal, J., Johnson, L., Nichols, H., Ellis, K. R., Rowley, D. (2020). "The other side of through: Young breast cancer survivors’ spectrum of sexual and reproductive health needs from diagnosis to survivorship." Qualitative Health Research, 30(13), 2019-2032.
Ellis, K. R., Black, K. Z., Baker, S., Cothern, C., Davis, K., Doost, K., Goestch, C., Griesemer, I., Guerrab, F., Lightfoot, A. F., Padilla, N., Samuel, C. A., Schaal, J. C., Yongue, C., & Eng, E. (2020). Racial Differences in the Influence of Health Care System Factors on Informal Support for Cancer Care Among Black and White Breast and Lung Cancer Survivors. Family & Community Health, 43(3), 200–212.
Samuel, C.A., Mbah, O., Schaal, J., Eng, E., Black, K., Baker, S., Ellis, K., Guerrab, F., Jordan, L., Lightfoot, A., Robertson, L., Yongue, C., Cykert, S. (2020). The Role of Patient-Physician Relationship on Health Related Quality of Life and Pain in Cancer Patients. Supportive Care in Cancer, 28, 2615-2626.
Hoggard, L., Volpe, V., Thomas, A., Wallace, E., & Ellis, K.R. (2019). The role of emotional eating in the links between racial discrimination and physical and mental health. Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 42(6), 1091-1103.
Kowitt, S., Ellis, K.R., Carlisle, V., Bhushan, N., Black, K., Cranley, N., Eng, G., Martin, M., McGuirt, J., Sokol, R., Tang, P., Vines, A., Walker, J., Fisher, E. (2019). Peer support opportunities across the cancer care continuum: a systematic scoping review of recent peer-reviewed literature. Supportive Care in Cancer, 27(1), 97-108.
Ellis, K.R., Young, T., Carthron, C., Simms, M., McFarlin, S., Davis, K., Dave, G, Corbie-Smith, G, & Cene’, C. (2019). Perceptions of rural African American adults about the role of family in understanding and addressing risk factors for cardiovascular disease. American Journal of Health Promotion, 33(5), 708-717.
Katapodi, M.C., Ellis, K.R., Nikolaidis, C., Schmidt, F., Eicher, M., & Northouse, L. (2018). Predictors and interdependence of family support in a random sample of long-term young breast cancer survivors and their biological relatives. Cancer Medicine, 7(10), 4980–4992.
Corbie-Smith, G., Wiley-Cene, C., Bess, K., Young, T., Dave, G., Ellis, K.R., Hoover, S.M., Feng-Chang, L., Wynn, M., McFarlin, S., & Ede, J. (2018). Heart Matters: A study protocol for a community based randomized trial aimed at reducing cardiovascular risk in a rural, African American community. BMC Public Health, 18(1), 938.
Carthron, D. L., Phillips, A., Cuthbertson, C. C., Ellis, K. R., Altpeter, M., Callahan, L. F., Bahorski, S., & Rini, C. (2018). Four Methods of Recruiting Couples Into a Longitudinal Study of Physical Activity in People With Osteoarthritis: Recruitment, Retention, and Lessons Learned. Frontiers in Public Health, 6, 197.
Samuel, C.A., Schaal, J., Robertson, L., Kollie, J., Baker, S., Black, K., Mbah, O., Dixon, C., Ellis, K.R., Eng, E., Guerrab, F., Jones, N., Kotey, A., Morse, C., Taylor, J., Whitt, V., & Cykert, S. (2018) Racial differences in symptom management experiences during breast cancer treatment. Supportive Care in Cancer, 26(5), 1425-1435.
Samuel, C.A., Lightfoot, A.F., Schaal, J., Yongue, C., Black, K., Ellis, K.R., Robertson, L., Smith, B., Jones, N., Foley, K., Kollie, J., Mayhand, A., Morse, C., Eng, E., Guerrab, F. (2018). Establishing and sustaining new community-based participatory research (CBPR) partnerships using the CBPR charrette model: Lessons from the Cancer Health Accountability for Managing Pain and Symptoms (CHAMPS) Study. Progress in Community Health Partnerships, 12(1), 89-99.
Titler, M.G., Visovatti, M., Shuman, C., Ellis, K.R., Dockham, B., Yakusheva, O., & Northouse, L. (2017). Effectiveness of implementing a dyadic psychoeducational intervention for cancer patients and family caregivers. Supportive Care in Cancer, 25(11), 3395-3406.
Ellis, K.R., Janevic, M.R., Kershaw, T., Caldwell, C.H., Janz, N.K., & Northouse, L. (2017). Engagement in health-promoting behaviors and patient-caregiver interdependence in dyads facing advanced cancer: An exploratory study. Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 40(3), 506-519.
Ellis, K.R., Janevic, M.R., Kershaw, T., Caldwell, C.H., Janz, N.K., & Northouse, L. (2017). Meaning-based coping, chronic conditions and quality of life in advanced cancer & caregiving. Psycho-Oncology, 26(9), 1316-1323.
Song, L., Rini, C., Ellis, K.R., & Northouse, L. (2016). Appraisals, dyadic communication, and quality of life over time among couples coping with prostate cancer. Supportive Care in Cancer, 24(9), 3757-3765.
Kershaw, T., Ellis, K.R., Yoon, H., Schafenacker, A., Katapodi, M., & Northouse, L. (2015). The interdependence of advanced cancer patients’ and their family caregivers’ mental health, physical health, and self-efficacy over time. Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 49(6), 901-911.
Lambert, S., Yoon, H., Ellis, K.R., Northouse, L. (2015). Measuring appraisal during advanced cancer: Psychometric testing of the appraisal of caregiving scale. Patient Education & Counseling, 98(5), 633-639.
Ellis, K.R., Griffith, D.M., Allen, J.O., Thorpe, R.J., & Bruce, M.A. (2015). “If you do nothing about stress, the next thing you know, you’re shattered”: Perspectives on stress, coping and health among African American men. Social Science & Medicine, 139, 107-114.
Ellis, K. R., Caldwell, C. H., Assari, S., & De Loney, E. H. (2014). Nonresident African- American Fathers' Influence on Sons' Exercise Intentions in the Fathers and Sons Program. American Journal of Health Promotion, 29(2), 89-98.