Emily Arnold, PhD

2021 - Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Champion Training, University of California
Postdoctoral Fellowship, 2007 - Medicine, University of California
PhD, 2004 - Sociomedical Sciences (Anthropology), Columbia University
MA, 2000 - Sociomedical Sciences (Anthropology), Columbia University
BA, 1996 - College of Social Studies, Wesleyan University
  1. Abascal Miguel L, Maiorana A, Saggese GSR, Campbell CK, Bourdeau B, Arnold EA. A Co-Created Tool to Help Counter Health Misinformation for Spanish-Speaking Communities in the San Francisco Bay Area. International journal of environmental research and public health 2024. PMID: 38541294

  2. Lippman SA, Libby MK, Nakphong MK, Arons A, Balanoff M, Mocello AR, Arnold EA, Shade SB, Qurashi F, Downing A, Moore A, Dow WH, Lightfoot MA. A guaranteed income intervention to improve the health and financial well-being of low-income black emerging adults: study protocol for the Black Economic Equity Movement randomized controlled crossover trial. Frontiers in public health 2023. PMID: 38026401

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  4. Becker N, Kim HC, Bright DJ, Williams Iii R, Anguera JA, Arnold EA, Saberi P, Neilands TB, Pollack LM, Tan JY. Acceptability of the LetSync App Wireframes for an mHealth Intervention to Improve HIV Care Engagement and Treatment Among Black Partnered Sexual Minority Men: Findings from In-Depth Qualitative Interviews. JMIR formative research 2023. PMID: 37624634

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  25. Arnold EA, Kegeles SM, Pollack LM, Neilands TB, Cornwell SM, Stewart WR, Benjamin M, Weeks J, Lockett G, Smith CD, Operario D. A Randomized Controlled Trial to Reduce HIV-Related Risk in African American Men Who Have Sex with Men and Women: the Bruthas Project. Prevention science : the official journal of the Society for Prevention Research 2019. PMID: 30478804

  26. Arnold EA, Fuller S, Kirby V, Steward WT. The Impact Of Medicaid Expansion On People Living With HIV And Seeking Behavioral Health Services. Health affairs (Project Hope) 2018. PMID: 30179563

  27. Arnold, EA and Bailey, MM. Understanding Prevention for HIV Positive Gay Men: Innovative Approaches in Addressing the AIDS Epidemic, Leo Wilton, Editor "HIV within the House Ball Community and the Promise of Community-based Social Structures for Intervention and Support" 2017. PMID:

  28. Carrico AW, Storholm ED, Flentje A, Arnold EA, Pollack LM, Neilands TB, Rebchook GM, Peterson JL, Eke A, Johnson W, Kegeles SM. Spirituality/religiosity, substance use, and HIV testing among young black men who have sex with men. Drug and alcohol dependence 2017. PMID: 28319751

  29. Woolf-King SE, Anger A, Arnold EA, Weiss SJ, Teitel D. Mental Health Among Parents of Children With Critical Congenital Heart Defects: A Systematic Review. Journal of the American Heart Association 2017. PMID: 28151402

  30. Arnold EA, Weeks J, Benjamin M, Stewart WR, Pollack LM, Kegeles SM, Operario D. Identifying social and economic barriers to regular care and treatment for Black men who have sex with men and women (BMSMW) and who are living with HIV: a qualitative study from the Bruthas cohort. BMC health services research 2017. PMID: 28129757

  31. Sevelius JM, Keatley J, Calma N, Arnold E. 'I am not a man': Trans-specific barriers and facilitators to PrEP acceptability among transgender women. Global public health 2016. PMID: 26963756

  32. Arnold EA, Steward WT. HIV transmission in MSM: considerations for PrEP scale-up. The lancet. HIV 2016. PMID: 26847227

  33. Arnold EA, Operario D, Cornwell S, Benjamin M, Smith CD, Lockett G, Kegeles SM. The Development of a Counseling-Based HIV Prevention Intervention for African American Men Who Have Sex With Men and Women: The Bruthas Project. AIDS education and prevention : official publication of the International Society for AIDS Education 2015. PMID: 26595264

  34. Kegeles SM, Rebchook G, Tebbetts S, Arnold E. Facilitators and barriers to effective scale-up of an evidence-based multilevel HIV prevention intervention. Implementation science : IS 2015. PMID: 25889582

  35. Kirby, V, Steward, WT, Arnold, EA. California AIDS Policy Center Report Examining California’s Office of AIDS Health Insurance Premium Payment Program: Barriers and facilitators to establishing and maintaining comprehensive insurance coverage for Californians living with HIV/AIDS 2015. PMID:

  36. Binson,D, Arnold, EA, Woods, WJ, Danley, D, Lightfoot, MA, and Neilands, TB. Mentoring Institute conference proceedings Mentoring Early Career Investigators in HIV/STI Health Disparities Research 2013. PMID:

  37. Galindo GR, Walker JJ, Hazelton P, Lane T, Steward WT, Morin SF, Arnold EA. Community member perspectives from transgender women and men who have sex with men on pre-exposure prophylaxis as an HIV prevention strategy: implications for implementation. Implementation science : IS 2012. PMID: 23181780

  38. Arnold EA, Hazelton P, Lane T, Christopoulos KA, Galindo GR, Steward WT, Morin SF. A qualitative study of provider thoughts on implementing pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) in clinical settings to prevent HIV infection. Volume 7 of Issue 7. PloS one 2012. PMID: 22792384

  39. Sheran, NT, and Arnold, EA. Fairy godmothers and guardian angels: A qualitative study of gay mentorship relationships Journal of Gay and Lesbian Social Services 2012. PMID:

  40. Saleh LD, Operario D, Smith CD, Arnold E, Kegeles S. "We're going to have to cut loose some of our personal beliefs": barriers and opportunities in providing HIV prevention to African American men who have sex with men and women. AIDS education and prevention : official publication of the International Society for AIDS Education 2011. PMID: 22201236

  41. Foster ML, Arnold E, Rebchook G, Kegeles SM. 'It's my inner strength': spirituality, religion and HIV in the lives of young African American men who have sex with men. Culture, health & sexuality 2011. PMID: 21824017

  42. Operario D, Smith CD, Arnold E, Kegeles S. The Bruthas Project: evaluation of a community-based HIV prevention intervention for African American men who have sex with men and women. AIDS education and prevention : official publication of the International Society for AIDS Education 2010. PMID: 20166786

  43. Arnold EA, Galindo, GG, Gaffney, S, Steward, W, Morin, S. California AIDS Policy Center Report Examining the Impact of the HIV-related State Budget Cuts: Comparing Alameda, Fresno, and Los Angeles Counties 2010. PMID:

  44. Operario D, Smith CD, Arnold E, Kegeles S. Sexual risk and substance use behaviors among African American men who have sex with men and women. AIDS and behavior 2009. PMID: 19572194

  45. Arnold EA, Bailey MM. Constructing Home and Family: How the Ballroom Community Supports African American GLBTQ Youth in the Face of HIV/AIDS. Journal of gay & lesbian social services 2009. PMID: 23136464

  46. Eyre SL, Arnold E, Peterson E, Strong T. Romantic relationships and their social context among gay/bisexual male youth in the Castro District of San Francisco. Journal of homosexuality 2007. PMID: 18689189