Victoria M. Taylor
M.P.H., University of Washington, Epidemiology, 1989.
B.M.B.S. (M.D.), Nottingham University, Medicine, 1978.
B.Med.Sci., Nottingham University, Community Health, 1976.
Dr. Taylor's primary research focus is cancer control in immigrant populations. She is currently the Principal Investigator for three research projects focusing on Asian immigrant/refugee communities: Cervical Cancer Control in Vietnamese Women, Hepatitis B ESL Education for Chinese, and Liver Cancer Control in North American Chinese. Dr. Taylor has recently completed two studies addressing cervical cancer control among Cambodian American and Chinese American/Canadian women. Additionally, Dr. Taylor is the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center Principal Investigator for the Asian American Network for Cancer Awareness, Research, and Training (AANCART). AANCART is a Community Network to Reduce Health Disparities and involves investigators from the University of Hawaii, University of California (Davis, Los Angeles, and San Francisco), and Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center/University of Washington. Each regional site focuses on one Asian American sub-group; the Seattle site focuses on the Cambodian community.
Understanding HPV Vaccine Uptake Among Cambodian American Girls.. Journal of community health.. 2014.
Evaluation of a Hepatitis B Lay Health Worker Intervention for Cambodian Americans.. Journal of community health.. 2013.
Physical activity among Cambodian Americans: an exploratory study.. Journal of community health. 37(5):1040-8.. 2012.
HPV Vaccination Uptake Among Cambodian Mothers.. Journal of cancer education : the official journal of the American Association for Cancer Education. 27(1):145-148.. 2012.
Factors Associated with Hepatitis B Testing Among Cambodian American Men and Women.. Journal of immigrant and minority health / Center for Minority Public Health. 14(1):30-38.. 2012.
Preparedness for Cardiac Emergencies Among Cambodians with Limited English Proficiency.. Journal of community health. 37(1):176-180.. 2012.
Theoretically Informed Correlates of Hepatitis B Knowledge among Four Asian Groups: The Health Behavior Framework.. Asian Pacific journal of cancer prevention : APJCP. 13(4):1687-92.. 2012.
To Be Healthy and To Live Long, We Have To Exercise: Psychosocial Factors Related to Physical Activity among Cambodian Americans.. Journal of community health. 36(3):381-8.. 2011.
Understanding suboptimal human papillomavirus vaccine uptake among ethnic minority girls.. Cancer epidemiology, biomarkers & prevention : a publication of the American Association for Cancer Research, cosponsored by the American Society of Preventive Oncology. 20(7):1463-72.. 2011.
Chumnguh thleum: understanding liver illness and hepatitis B among Cambodian immigrants.. Journal of community health. 36(1):27-34.. 2011.
Hepatitis B ESL education for Asian immigrants.. Journal of community health. 36(1):35-41.. 2011.
Immigration, acculturation and chronic back and neck problems among Latino-Americans.. Journal of immigrant and minority health / Center for Minority Public Health. 13(2):194-201.. 2011.
Lessons learned from the application of a Vietnamese surname list for survey research.. Journal of immigrant and minority health / Center for Minority Public Health. 13(2):345-51.. 2011.
Hepatitis B Knowledge and Practices among Cambodian Americans.. Asian Pacific journal of cancer prevention : APJCP. 12(4):957-61.. 2011.
Evaluation of a cervical cancer control intervention using lay health workers for Vietnamese American women.. American journal of public health. 100(10):1924-9.. 2010.
Factors associated with hepatitis B testing among Vietnamese Americans.. Journal of general internal medicine. 25(7):694-700.. 2010.
Constructing a theoretically based set of measures for liver cancer control research studies.. Preventive medicine. 50(1-2):68-73.. 2010.
Integrating theory into community interventions to reduce liver cancer disparities: The Health Behavior Framework.. Preventive medicine. 50(1-2):63-7.. 2010.
Continuity of care and colorectal cancer screening by Vietnamese American patients.. Asian Pacific journal of cancer prevention : APJCP. 11(4):1125-31.. 2010.
Cost effectiveness of a program to promote screening for cervical cancer in the Vietnamese-American population.. Asian Pacific journal of cancer prevention : APJCP. 11(3):717-22.. 2010.
Evaluation of a hepatitis B educational ESL curriculum for Chinese immigrants.. Canadian journal of public health. Revue canadienne de santé publique. 100(6):463-6.. 2009.
Evaluation of a hepatitis B lay health worker intervention for Chinese Americans and Canadians.. Journal of community health. 34(3):165-72.. 2009.
A cross-border comparison of hepatitis B testing among chinese residing in Canada and the United States.. Asian Pacific journal of cancer prevention : APJCP. 10(3):483-90.. 2009.
HPV vaccine knowledge and beliefs among Cambodian American parents and community leaders.. Asian Pacific journal of cancer prevention : APJCP. 10(3):339-44.. 2009.
Pap smear receipt among Vietnamese immigrants: the importance of health care factors.. Ethnicity & health. 14(6):575-89.. 2009.