Our Research


VanDevanter, N., Kovner, C. T., Raveis, V. H., McCollum, M., & Keller, R. (2014). Challenges of Nurses’ Deployment to Other New York City Hospitals in the Aftermath of Hurricane SandyJournal of Urban Health91(4), 603-614.


Gershon, R. R., Kraus, L. E., Raveis, V. H., Sherman, M. F., & Kailes, J. I. (2012). Emergency preparedness in a sample of persons with disabilities. American journal of disaster medicine, 8(1), 35-47.


Gershon RRM, Dailey M, Magda LA, Riley HE, Conolly J, Silver A. Safety in the home healthcare sector: development of a new household safety checklist. Journal of Patient Safety. 2012; 8(2) 51-9.


Portacolone E. The myth of independence for older Americans living alone in the Bay Area of San Francisco: A critical reflection. Ageing and Society 2011; 31:803-828.


Raveis V.H., Pretter, S. & Carrero, M. (2010). It should have been happening to me’: The psychosocial issues older caregiving mothers experience. Journal of Family Social Work, 13:131-148.



Gershon, R. R., Qureshi, K. A., Rubin, M. S., & Raveis, V. H. (2007). Factors associated with high-rise evacuation: qualitative results from the World Trade Center evacuation studyPrehospital and Disaster Medicine22(3), 165.


Gershon, Robyn R.M., Qureshi, Kristine A., Stone, Patricia W., Pogorzelska, Margaret, C. Ashman, C., Silver, Alexis., Damsky, M., Burdette, C., Gebbie, Kristine M. & Raveis, Victoria H.(2007) “Home Health Care Challenges and Avian Influenza.” Home Health Care Management and Practice, 20:58-69.


Gershon RRM, Canton AN, Raveis VH, Silver A, Chen CC, Qureshi KA, Sherman MF, Stone, PW. Household-related hazardous conditions with implications for patient safety in the home healthcare sector. Journal of Patient Safety. 2008;4(4):227-234.