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Research interests

Topics of research interest include global health, health promotion of vulnerable adolescents and young adults, and prevention science, using mixed methods to advance knowledge and improve health.

External Positions

Editorial Board Member, Journal of Forensic Nursing

2016 → …

Member, International Association of Forensic Nurses


Research interests

  • global health
  • health promotion
  • personalization
  • vulnerable young adults and adolescents
  • sexual violence

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Projects 2009 2022

Research Output 1996 2020

2 Citations (Scopus)

“It’s Like a Cyber-Security Blanket”: The Utility of Remote Activity Monitoring in Family Dementia Care

Mitchell, L. L., Peterson, C. M., Rud, S. R., Jutkowitz, E., Sarkinen, A., Trost, S., Porta, C. M., Finlay, J. M. & Gaugler, J. E., Jan 1 2020, In : Journal of Applied Gerontology. 39, 1, p. 86-98 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Computer Security
Alzheimer Disease
1 Citation (Scopus)

First- and Second-Hand Experiences of Enacted Stigma Among LGBTQ Youth

Gower, A. L., Valdez, C. A. B., Watson, R. J., Eisenberg, M. E., Mehus, C. J., Saewyc, E. M., Corliss, H. L., Sullivan, R. & Porta, C. M., Jan 1 2019, In : Journal of School Nursing.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Transgender Persons
Sexual Minorities
Crime Victims

Nursing Disruption for Achieving Sustainable Development Goals by 2030

Porta, C. M., Disch, J. & Grumdahl, N., Oct 1 2019, In : Nursing administration quarterly. 43, 4, p. E1-E11

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Perceptions of Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Minority Adolescents About Labels

Porta, C. M., Gower, A. L., Brown, C., Wood, B. & Eisenberg, M. E., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Western journal of nursing research. 42, 2, p. 81-89 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sexual Behavior
Transgender Persons
British Columbia
Chi-Square Distribution
Sexual Behavior
Longitudinal Studies
Young Adult