Chandra Y. Osborn, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Faculty Appointments
Assistant Professor of Medicine Assistant Professor of Biomedical Informatics
M.P.H., Public Health, Northwestern University, Evanston/Chicago, IllinoisPh.D., Psychology (Social/Health), University of Connecticut, Stamford, ConnecticutM.A., Psychology (Social/Health), University of Connecticut, Stamford, ConnecticutB.A., Psychology & Sociology, California State University, San Marcos, California
Office Address
Division of General Internal Medicine and Public Health & Center for Health Behavior and Health Education
2525 West End Ave, #370
Nashville, TN 37203
Research Keywords
Behavior Change, Behavioral Informatics, Diabetes, Health Disparities, Health Literacy & Numeracy, Medication Adherence
Clinical Research Keywords
Health Communication, Health Disparities, Chronic Disease Self-management, Diabetes, Health Literacy & Numeracy, Information-Motivation-Behavioral Skills Model of Heath Behavior Change
Osborn CY, Gonzalez JS. Measuring insulin adherence among adults with type 2 diabetes. J Behav Med [print-electronic]. 2016 Apr 4/9/2016; PMID: 27062271, PII: 10.1007/s10865-016-9741-y, DOI: 10.1007/s10865-016-9741-y, ISSN: 1573-3521.

Liu Y, Qian HZ, Ruan Y, Wu P, Osborn CY, Jia Y, Yin L, Lu H, He X, Shao Y, Vermund SH. Frequent HIV testing: Impact on HIV risk among Chinese men who have sex with men. J. Acquir. Immune Defic. Syndr [print-electronic]. 2016 Mar 3/19/2016; PMID: 27003496, DOI: 10.1097/QAI.0000000000001001, ISSN: 1944-7884.

Osborn CY, Mayberry LS, Kim JM. Medication adherence may be more important than other behaviours for optimizing glycaemic control among low-income adults. J Clin Pharm Ther [print-electronic]. 2016 Mar 3/4/2016; PMID: 26939721, DOI: 10.1111/jcpt.12360, ISSN: 1365-2710.

Liu Y, Osborn CY, Qian HZ, Yin L, Xiao D, Ruan Y, Simoni JM, Zhang X, Shao Y, Vermund SH, Amico KR. Barriers and facilitators of linkage to and engagement in HIV care among HIV-positive men who have sex with men in China: A qualitative study. AIDS Patient Care STDS. 2016 Feb; 30(2): 70-7. PMID: 26784360, PMCID: PMC4753635, DOI: 10.1089/apc.2015.0296, ISSN: 1557-7449.

Kammer JR, Hosler AS, Leckman-Westin E, DiRienzo G, Osborn CY. The association between antidepressant use and glycemic control in the Southern Community Cohort Study (SCCS). J. Diabetes Complicat [print-electronic]. 2015 Nov 11/11/2015; PMID: 26615906, PII: S1056-8727(15)00436-5, DOI: 10.1016/j.jdiacomp.2015.10.017, ISSN: 1873-460X.

Heerman WJ, Wallston KA, Osborn CY, Bian A, Schlundt DG, Barto SD, Rothman RL. Food insecurity is associated with diabetes self-care behaviours and glycaemic control. Diabet. Med [print-electronic]. 2015 Aug 8/28/2015; PMID: 26314941, DOI: 10.1111/dme.12896, ISSN: 1464-5491.

Cavanaugh KL, Osborn CY, Tentori F, Rothman RL, Ikizler TA, Wallston KA. Performance of a brief survey to assess health literacy in patients receiving hemodialysis. Clin Kidney J [print-electronic]. 2015 Aug; 8(4): 462-8. PMID: 26251719, PMCID: PMC4515892, PII: sfv037, DOI: 10.1093/ckj/sfv037, ISSN: 2048-8505.

Nelson LA, Mulvaney SA, Gebretsadik T, Ho YX, Johnson KB, Osborn CY. Disparities in the use of a mHealth medication adherence promotion intervention for low-income adults with type 2 diabetes. J Am Med Inform Assoc [print-electronic]. 2015 Jul 7/17/2015; PMID: 26186935, PII: ocv082, DOI: 10.1093/jamia/ocv082, ISSN: 1527-974X.

Wagner JA, Tennen H, Feinn R, Osborn CY. Self-reported discrimination, diabetes distress, and continuous blood glucose in women with type 2 diabetes. J Immigr Minor Health. 2015 Apr; 17(2): 566-73. PMID: 24469589, PMCID: PMC4548265, DOI: 10.1007/s10903-013-9948-8, ISSN: 1557-1920.

Mayberry LS, Egede LE, Wagner JA, Osborn CY. Stress, depression and medication nonadherence in diabetes: test of the exacerbating and buffering effects of family support. J Behav Med [print-electronic]. 2015 Apr; 38(2): 363-71. PMID: 25420694, PMCID: PMC4355092, DOI: 10.1007/s10865-014-9611-4, ISSN: 1573-3521.

Wright Nunes JA, Osborn CY, Ikizler TA, Cavanaugh KL. Health numeracy: perspectives about using numbers in health management from African American patients receiving dialysis. Hemodial Int [print-electronic]. 2015 Apr; 19(2): 287-95. PMID: 25358522, PMCID: PMC4489845, DOI: 10.1111/hdi.12239, ISSN: 1542-4758.

Liu Y, Ruan Y, Vermund SH, Osborn CY, Wu P, Jia Y, Shao Y, Qian HZ. Predictors of antiretroviral therapy initiation: a cross-sectional study among Chinese HIV-infected men who have sex with men. BMC Infect. Dis. 2015; 15(1): 570. PMID: 26714889, PMCID: PMC4696158, PII: 10.1186/s12879-015-1309-x, DOI: 10.1186/s12879-015-1309-x, ISSN: 1471-2334.

Davis SE, Osborn CY, Kripalani S, Goggins KM, Jackson GP. Health literacy, education levels, and patient portal usage during hospitalizations. AMIA Annu Symp Proc. 2015; 2015: 1871-80. PMID: 26958286, PMCID: PMC4765631, ISSN: 1942-597X.

Mayberry LS, Osborn CY. Family involvement is helpful and harmful to patients' self-care and glycemic control. Patient Educ Couns [print-electronic]. 2014 Dec; 97(3): 418-25. PMID: 25282327, PMCID: PMC4254324, PII: S0738-3991(14)00382-6, DOI: 10.1016/j.pec.2014.09.011, ISSN: 1873-5134.

Osborn CY, Mayberry LS, Wagner JA, Welch GW. Stressors may compromise medication adherence among adults with diabetes and low socioeconomic status. West J Nurs Res [print-electronic]. 2014 Oct; 36(9): 1091-110. PMID: 24569697, PMCID: PMC4143498, PII: 0193945914524639, DOI: 10.1177/0193945914524639, ISSN: 1552-8456.

Lyles CR, Sarkar U, Osborn CY. Getting a technology-based diabetes intervention ready for prime time: a review of usability testing studies. Curr. Diab. Rep. 2014 Oct; 14(10): 534. PMID: 25173689, PMCID: PMC4164626, DOI: 10.1007/s11892-014-0534-9, ISSN: 1539-0829.

Bailey SC, Brega AG, Crutchfield TM, Elasy T, Herr H, Kaphingst K, Karter AJ, Moreland-Russell S, Osborn CY, Pignone M, Rothman R, Schillinger D. Update on health literacy and diabetes. Diabetes Educ [print-electronic]. 2014 Sep; 40(5): 581-604. PMID: 24947871, PMCID: PMC4174500, PII: 0145721714540220, DOI: 10.1177/0145721714540220, ISSN: 1554-6063.

Chakkalakal RJ, Kripalani S, Schlundt DG, Elasy TA, Osborn CY. Disparities in using technology to access health information: Race versus health literacy. 2014.

Meyers AG, Salanitro A, Wallston KA, Cawthon C, Vasilevskis EE, Goggins KM, Davis CM, Rothman RL, Castel LD, Donato KM, Schnelle JF, Bell SP, Schildcrout JS, Osborn CY, Harrell FE, Kripalani S. Determinants of health after hospital discharge: rationale and design of the Vanderbilt Inpatient Cohort Study (VICS). BMC Health Serv Res. 2014; 14: 10. PMID: 24397292, PMCID: PMC3893361, PII: 1472-6963-14-10, DOI: 10.1186/1472-6963-14-10, ISSN: 1472-6963.

Wallston KA, Cawthon C, McNaughton CD, Rothman RL, Osborn CY, Kripalani S. Psychometric properties of the brief health literacy screen in clinical practice. J Gen Intern Med [print-electronic]. 2014 Jan; 29(1): 119-26. PMID: 23918160, PMCID: PMC3889960, DOI: 10.1007/s11606-013-2568-0, ISSN: 1525-1497.

Mayberry LS, Osborn CY. Empirical validation of the information-motivation-behavioral skills model of diabetes medication adherence: a framework for intervention. Diabetes Care [print-electronic]. 2014; 37(5): 1246-53. PMID: 24598245, PMCID: PMC3994934, PII: dc13-1828, DOI: 10.2337/dc13-1828, ISSN: 1935-5548.

Mayberry LS, Rothman RL, Osborn CY. Family members' obstructive behaviors appear to be more harmful among adults with type 2 diabetes and limited health literacy. J Health Commun. 2014; 19 Suppl 2: 132-43. PMID: 25315589, PMCID: PMC4199389, DOI: 10.1080/10810730.2014.938840, ISSN: 1087-0415.

Mayberry LS, Gonzalez JS, Wallston KA, Kripalani S, Osborn CY. The ARMS-D out performs the SDSCA, but both are reliable, valid, and predict glycemic control. Diabetes Res. Clin. Pract [print-electronic]. 2013 Nov; 102(2): 96-104. PMID: 24209600, PMCID: PMC3915929, PII: S0168-8227(13)00327-6, DOI: 10.1016/j.diabres.2013.09.010, ISSN: 1872-8227.

White RO, Osborn CY, Gebretsadik T, Kripalani S, Rothman RL. Health literacy, physician trust, and diabetes-related self-care activities in Hispanics with limited resources. J Health Care Poor Underserved. 2013 Nov; 24(4): 1756-68. PMID: 24185168, PMCID: PMC3916094, PII: S1548686913400293, DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2013.0177, ISSN: 1548-6869.

Osborn CY, Wallston KA, Shpigel A, Cavanaugh K, Kripalani S, Rothman RL. Development and validation of the General Health Numeracy Test (GHNT). Patient Educ Couns [print-electronic]. 2013 Jun; 91(3): 350-6. PMID: 23433635, PMCID: PMC3644342, PII: S0738-3991(13)00006-2, DOI: 10.1016/j.pec.2013.01.001, ISSN: 1873-5134.

Osborn CY, Mulvaney SA. Development and feasibility of a text messaging and interactive voice response intervention for low-income, diverse adults with type 2 diabetes mellitus. J Diabetes Sci Technol. 2013 May; 7(3): 612-22. PMID: 23759393, PMCID: PMC3869128, ISSN: 1932-2968.

Wade-Vuturo AE, Mayberry LS, Osborn CY. Secure messaging and diabetes management: experiences and perspectives of patient portal users. J Am Med Inform Assoc [print-electronic]. 2013 May 5/1/2013; 20(3): 519-25. PMID: 23242764, PMCID: PMC3628058, PII: amiajnl-2012-001253, DOI: 10.1136/amiajnl-2012-001253, ISSN: 1527-974X.

Osborn CY, de Groot M, Wagner JA. Racial and ethnic disparities in diabetes complications in the northeastern United States: the role of socioeconomic status. J Natl Med Assoc. 2013; 105(1): 51-8. PMID: 23862296, PMCID: PMC3852686, ISSN: 1943-4693.

Osborn CY, Mayberry LS, Wallston KA, Johnson KB, Elasy TA. Understanding patient portal use: implications for medication management. J. Med. Internet Res. 2013; 15(7): e133. PMID: 23823974, PMCID: PMC3713921, PII: v15i7e133, DOI: 10.2196/jmir.2589, ISSN: 1438-8871.

Wagner JA, Tennen H, Feinn R, Finan PH. Racial discrimination and metabolic control in women with type 2 diabetes. Ethn Dis. 2013; 23(4): 421-7. PMID: 24392603, ISSN: 1049-510X.

Salanitro AH, Osborn CY, Schnipper JL, Roumie CL, Labonville S, Johnson DC, Neal E, Cawthon C, Businger A, Dalal AK, Kripalani S. Erratum to: effect of patient- and medication-related factors on inpatient medication reconciliation errors [letter]. J Gen Intern Med. 2012 Oct; 27(10): 1393. PMID: 22836952, PMCID: PMC3445675, DOI: 10.1007/s11606-012-2149-7, ISSN: 1525-1497.

Salanitro AH, Osborn CY, Schnipper JL, Roumie CL, Labonville S, Johnson DC, Neal E, Cawthon C, Businger A, Dalal AK, Kripalani S. Effect of patient- and medication-related factors on inpatient medication reconciliation errors. J Gen Intern Med [print-electronic]. 2012 Aug; 27(8): 924-32. PMID: 22350761, PMCID: PMC3403136, DOI: 10.1007/s11606-012-2003-y, ISSN: 1525-1497.

Mayberry LS, Osborn CY. Family support, medication adherence, and glycemic control among adults with type 2 diabetes. Diabetes Care [print-electronic]. 2012 Jun; 35(6): 1239-45. PMID: 22538012, PMCID: PMC3357235, PII: dc11-2103, DOI: 10.2337/dc11-2103, ISSN: 1935-5548.

Osborn CY, Egede LE. The relationship between depressive symptoms and medication nonadherence in type 2 diabetes: the role of social support. Gen Hosp Psychiatry [print-electronic]. 2012 May; 34(3): 249-53. PMID: 22401705, PMCID: PMC3345067, PII: S0163-8343(12)00030-8, DOI: 10.1016/j.genhosppsych.2012.01.015, ISSN: 1873-7714.

Cawthon C, Walia S, Osborn CY, Niesner KJ, Schnipper JL, Kripalani S. Improving care transitions: the patient perspective. J Health Commun. 2012; 17 Suppl 3: 312-24. PMID: 23030579, PMCID: PMC3603351, DOI: 10.1080/10810730.2012.712619, ISSN: 1087-0415.

Singh, R, Simons, JP, Self, WT, Tetlock, PE, Zemba, Y, Yamaguchi, S, Osborn, CY, Fisher, JD, May, J, Kaur, S. Association, culture, and collective imprisonment: Tests of a two-route causal-moral model. Basic and Applied Social Psychology. 2012; 34: 269-77.

Osborn, CY. How do we reduce racial/ethnic disparities in diabetes medication adherence?. Diabetes Management. 2012; 2((5)): 357-9.

Osborn CY, Rosenbloom ST, Stenner SP, Anders S, Muse S, Johnson KB, Jirjis J, Jackson GP. MyHealthAtVanderbilt: policies and procedures governing patient portal functionality. J Am Med Inform Assoc [print-electronic]. 2011 Dec; 18 Suppl 1: i18-23. PMID: 21807648, PMCID: PMC3241162, PII: amiajnl-2011-000184, DOI: 10.1136/amiajnl-2011-000184, ISSN: 1527-974X.

Mulvaney SA, Rothman RL, Osborn CY, Lybarger C, Dietrich MS, Wallston KA. Self-management problem solving for adolescents with type 1 diabetes: intervention processes associated with an Internet program. Patient Educ Couns [print-electronic]. 2011 Nov; 85(2): 140-2. PMID: 21030194, PMCID: PMC3046216, PII: S0738-3991(10)00595-1, DOI: 10.1016/j.pec.2010.09.018, ISSN: 1873-5134.

Mayberry LS, Kripalani S, Rothman RL, Osborn CY. Bridging the digital divide in diabetes: family support and implications for health literacy. Diabetes Technol. Ther [print-electronic]. 2011 Oct; 13(10): 1005-12. PMID: 21718098, PMCID: PMC3182674, DOI: 10.1089/dia.2011.0055, ISSN: 1557-8593.

Mulvaney SA, Hood KK, Schlundt DG, Osborn CY, Johnson KB, Rothman RL, Wallston KA. Development and initial validation of the barriers to diabetes adherence measure for adolescents. Diabetes Res. Clin. Pract [print-electronic]. 2011 Oct; 94(1): 77-83. PMID: 21737172, PMCID: PMC3200487, PII: S0168-8227(11)00330-5, DOI: 10.1016/j.diabres.2011.06.010, ISSN: 1872-8227.

White RO, Osborn CY, Gebretsadik T, Kripalani S, Rothman RL. Development and validation of a Spanish diabetes-specific numeracy measure: DNT-15 Latino. Diabetes Technol. Ther [print-electronic]. 2011 Sep; 13(9): 893-8. PMID: 21714674, PMCID: PMC3160266, DOI: 10.1089/dia.2011.0070, ISSN: 1557-8593.

Osborn CY, Amico KR, Cruz N, Perez-Escamilla R, Kalichman SC, O'Connell AA, Wolf SA, Fisher JD. Development and Implementation of a Culturally Tailored Diabetes Intervention in Primary Care. Transl Behav Med. 2011 Sep; 1(3): 568-479. PMID: 23412908, PMCID: PMC3569725, DOI: 10.1007/s13142-011-0064-9, ISSN: 1869-6716.

Osborn CY, Patel KA, Liu J, Trott HW, Buchowski MS, Hargreaves MK, Blot WJ, Cohen SS, Schlundt DG. Diabetes and co-morbid depression among racially diverse, low-income adults. Ann Behav Med. 2011 Jun; 41(3): 300-9. PMID: 21104461, PMCID: PMC3098929, DOI: 10.1007/s12160-010-9241-1, ISSN: 1532-4796.

Wagner JA, Osborn CY, Mendenhall EA, Budris LM, Belay S, Tennen HA. Beliefs about racism and health among African American women with diabetes: a qualitative study. J Natl Med Assoc. 2011 Mar; 103(3): 224-32. PMID: 21528110, PMCID: PMC3082367, ISSN: 1943-4693.

Osborn CY, Paasche-Orlow MK, Bailey SC, Wolf MS. The mechanisms linking health literacy to behavior and health status. Am J Health Behav. 2011 Jan; 35(1): 118-28. PMID: 20950164, PMCID: PMC3085858, PII: 10.5555/ajhb.2011.35.1.118, ISSN: 1945-7359.

Wallston KA, Osborn CY, Wagner LJ, Hilker KA. The Perceived Medical Condition Self-Management Scale applied to persons with HIV/AIDS. J Health Psychol [print-electronic]. 2011 Jan; 16(1): 109-15. PMID: 20656769, PMCID: PMC3102598, PII: 1359105310367832, DOI: 10.1177/1359105310367832, ISSN: 1461-7277.

Kripalani S, Osborn CY, Vaccarino V, Jacobson TA. Development and evaluation of a medication counseling workshop for physicians: can we improve on 'take two pills and call me in the morning'?. Med Educ Online [print-electronic]. 2011; 16: PMID: 21915162, PMCID: PMC3171175, PII: MEO-16-7133, DOI: 10.3402/meo.v16i0.7133, ISSN: 1087-2981.

Osborn CY, Cavanaugh K, Wallston KA, Kripalani S, Elasy TA, Rothman RL, White RO. Health literacy explains racial disparities in diabetes medication adherence. J Health Commun. 2011; 16 Suppl 3: 268-78. PMID: 21951257, PMCID: PMC3561717, DOI: 10.1080/10810730.2011.604388, ISSN: 1087-0415.

Osborn CY, Amico KR, Cruz N, O'Connell AA, Perez-Escamilla R, Kalichman SC, Wolf SA, Fisher JD. A brief culturally tailored intervention for Puerto Ricans with type 2 diabetes. Health Educ Behav [print-electronic]. 2010 Dec; 37(6): 849-62. PMID: 21076128, PMCID: PMC3082938, PII: 1090198110366004, DOI: 10.1177/1090198110366004, ISSN: 1552-6127.

Osborn CY, Mayberry LS, Mulvaney SA, Hess R. Patient web portals to improve diabetes outcomes: a systematic review. Curr. Diab. Rep. 2010 Dec; 10(6): 422-35. PMID: 20890688, PMCID: PMC3086814, DOI: 10.1007/s11892-010-0151-1, ISSN: 1539-0829.

Osborn CY, Bains SS, Egede LE. Health literacy, diabetes self-care, and glycemic control in adults with type 2 diabetes. Diabetes Technol. Ther [print-electronic]. 2010 Nov; 12(11): 913-9. PMID: 20879964, PMCID: PMC3000637, DOI: 10.1089/dia.2010.0058, ISSN: 1557-8593.

Osborn CY, Rivet Amico K, Fisher WA, Egede LE, Fisher JD. An information-motivation-behavioral skills analysis of diet and exercise behavior in Puerto Ricans with diabetes. J Health Psychol [print-electronic]. 2010 Nov; 15(8): 1201-13. PMID: 20453056, PMCID: PMC3086815, PII: 1359105310364173, DOI: 10.1177/1359105310364173, ISSN: 1461-7277.

Wynia MK, Johnson M, McCoy TP, Griffin LP, Osborn CY. Validation of an organizational communication climate assessment toolkit. Am J Med Qual [print-electronic]. 2010 Nov; 25(6): 436-43. PMID: 20445131, PII: 1062860610368428, DOI: 10.1177/1062860610368428, ISSN: 1555-824X.

Waldrop-Valverde D, Osborn CY, Rodriguez A, Rothman RL, Kumar M, Jones DL. Numeracy skills explain racial differences in HIV medication management. AIDS Behav [print-electronic]. 2010 Aug; 14(4): 799-806. PMID: 19669403, PMCID: PMC2891293, DOI: 10.1007/s10461-009-9604-4, ISSN: 1573-3254.

Wagner JA, Tennen H, Osborn CY. Lifetime depression and diabetes self-management in women with Type 2 diabetes: a case-control study. Diabet. Med. 2010 Jun; 27(6): 713-7. PMID: 20546294, PMCID: PMC3086788, PII: DME2996, DOI: 10.1111/j.1464-5491.2010.02996.x, ISSN: 1464-5491.

Osborn CY, Trott HW, Buchowski MS, Patel KA, Kirby LD, Hargreaves MK, Blot WJ, Cohen SS, Schlundt DG. Racial disparities in the treatment of depression in low-income persons with diabetes. Diabetes Care [print-electronic]. 2010 May; 33(5): 1050-4. PMID: 20185741, PMCID: PMC2858173, PII: dc09-1929, DOI: 10.2337/dc09-1929, ISSN: 1935-5548.

Osborn CY, Egede LE. Validation of an Information-Motivation-Behavioral Skills model of diabetes self-care (IMB-DSC). Patient Educ Couns [print-electronic]. 2010 Apr; 79(1): 49-54. PMID: 19699601, PMCID: PMC3042801, PII: S0738-3991(09)00319-X, DOI: 10.1016/j.pec.2009.07.016, ISSN: 1873-5134.

Egede LE, Osborn CY. Role of motivation in the relationship between depression, self-care, and glycemic control in adults with type 2 diabetes. Diabetes Educ [print-electronic]. 2010 Mar; 36(2): 276-83. PMID: 20179250, PMCID: PMC3085853, PII: 0145721710361389, DOI: 10.1177/0145721710361389, ISSN: 1554-6063.

Osborn CY, Davis TC, Bailey SC, Wolf MS. Health literacy in the context of HIV treatment: introducing the Brief Estimate of Health Knowledge and Action (BEHKA)-HIV version. AIDS Behav [print-electronic]. 2010 Feb; 14(1): 181-8. PMID: 19023653, DOI: 10.1007/s10461-008-9484-z, ISSN: 1573-3254.

White RO, DeWalt DA, Malone RM, Osborn CY, Pignone MP, Rothman RL. Leveling the field: addressing health disparities through diabetes disease management. Am J Manag Care. 2010 Jan; 16(1): 42-8. PMID: 20148604, PMCID: PMC2914617, PII: 12561, ISSN: 1936-2692.

Ciampa PJ, Osborn CY, Peterson NB, Rothman RL. Patient numeracy, perceptions of provider communication, and colorectal cancer screening utilization. J Health Commun. 2010; 15 Suppl 3: 157-68. PMID: 21154091, PMCID: PMC3075203, PII: 930956508, DOI: 10.1080/10810730.2010.522699, ISSN: 1087-0415.

Osborn CY, Cavanaugh K, Wallston KA, Rothman RL. Self-efficacy links health literacy and numeracy to glycemic control. J Health Commun. 2010; 15 Suppl 2: 146-58. PMID: 20845200, PMCID: PMC3082364, PII: 926961293, DOI: 10.1080/10810730.2010.499980, ISSN: 1087-0415.

Osborn CY, Kozak C, Wagner J. Theory in practice: helping providers address depression in diabetes care. J Contin Educ Health Prof. 2010; 30(3): 172-9. PMID: 20872772, PMCID: PMC3093133, DOI: 10.1002/chp.20078, ISSN: 1554-558X.

Wynia MK, Osborn CY. Health literacy and communication quality in health care organizations. J Health Commun. 2010; 15 Suppl 2: 102-15. PMID: 20845197, PMCID: PMC3086818, PII: 926957463, DOI: 10.1080/10810730.2010.499981, ISSN: 1087-0415.

Osborn, CY, Cavanaugh, K, Kripalani, S. Strategies to address low health literacy and numeracy in diabetes [editorial]. Clinical Diabetes. 2010; 28((4)): 171-5.

Osborn CY, Cavanaugh K, Wallston KA, White RO, Rothman RL. Diabetes numeracy: an overlooked factor in understanding racial disparities in glycemic control. Diabetes Care [print-electronic]. 2009 Sep; 32(9): 1614-9. PMID: 19401443, PMCID: PMC2732142, PII: dc09-0425, DOI: 10.2337/dc09-0425, ISSN: 1935-5548.

Osborn, CY. Shared decision making requires statistical literacy [editorial]. American Medical Association - Virtual Mentor (Clinical Pearl). 2009; 11((4)): 301-5.

Osborn CY. Shared decision making requires statistical literacy. Virtual Mentor. 2009; 11(4): 301-5. PMID: 23195063, PII: virtualmentor.2009.11.4.cprl1-0904, DOI: 10.1001/virtualmentor.2009.11.4.cprl1-0904, ISSN: 1937-7010.

Osborn, CY, Fisher, JD. Diabetes education: Integrating theory, cultural considerations, and individually-tailored content [editorial]. Clinical Diabetes. 2008; 26((4)): 148-50.

Persell SD, Osborn CY, Richard R, Skripkauskas S, Wolf MS. Limited health literacy is a barrier to medication reconciliation in ambulatory care. J Gen Intern Med [print-electronic]. 2007 Nov; 22(11): 1523-6. PMID: 17786521, PMCID: PMC2219798, DOI: 10.1007/s11606-007-0334-x, ISSN: 1525-1497.

Osborn CY, Paasche-Orlow MK, Davis TC, Wolf MS. Health literacy: an overlooked factor in understanding HIV health disparities. Am J Prev Med. 2007 Nov; 33(5): 374-8. PMID: 17950402, PII: S0749-3797(07)00465-5, DOI: 10.1016/j.amepre.2007.07.022, ISSN: 0749-3797.

Khankari K, Eder M, Osborn CY, Makoul G, Clayman M, Skripkauskas S, Diamond-Shapiro L, Makundan D, Wolf MS. Improving colorectal cancer screening among the medically underserved: a pilot study within a federally qualified health center. J Gen Intern Med [print-electronic]. 2007 Oct; 22(10): 1410-4. PMID: 17653808, PMCID: PMC2305844, DOI: 10.1007/s11606-007-0295-0, ISSN: 1525-1497.

Osborn CY, Weiss BD, Davis TC, Skripkauskas S, Rodrigue C, Bass PF, Wolf MS. Measuring adult literacy in health care: performance of the newest vital sign. Am J Health Behav. 2007 Sep; 31 Suppl 1: S36-46. PMID: 17931135, DOI: 10.5555/ajhb.2007.31.supp.S36, ISSN: 1087-3244.

Wolf MS, Davis TC, Osborn CY, Skripkauskas S, Bennett CL, Makoul G. Literacy, self-efficacy, and HIV medication adherence. Patient Educ Couns [print-electronic]. 2007 Feb; 65(2): 253-60. PMID: 17118617, PII: S0738-3991(06)00265-5, DOI: 10.1016/j.pec.2006.08.006, ISSN: 0738-3991.

Osborn, CY, Johnson, BT, Fisher, JD. After 9/11 at ground zero: The anxiety-buffering effects of worldview support on the first anniversary of 9/11. Basic Appl Soc Psych. 2006; 28((4)): 303-10.

Fisher JD, Cornman DH, Osborn CY, Amico KR, Fisher WA, Friedland GA. Clinician-initiated HIV risk reduction intervention for HIV-positive persons: Formative Research, Acceptability, and Fidelity of the Options Project. J. Acquir. Immune Defic. Syndr. 2004 Oct 10/1/2004; 37 Suppl 2: S78-87. PMID: 15385903, PII: 00126334-200410012-00004, ISSN: 1525-4135.