Michael L. Coates, M.D.
Professor, Family & Community Medicine
Hispanic Americans; Food-Processing Industry; Occupational Diseases; Workplace; Health Promotion
Academic: 336-716-3724 | Department: 336-716-4479
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Evidence of organizational injustice in poultry processing plants: possible effects on occupational health and safety among Latino workers in North Carolina. Marin AJ, Grzywacz JG, Arcury TA, Carrillo L, Coates ML, Quandt SA.. Am J Ind Med. 2009;52(1):37-48.
Ethnographic evaluation of a lay health promoter program to reduce occupational injuries among Latino poultry processing workers. Marin A, Carrillo L, Arcury TA, Grzywacz JG, Coates ML, Quandt SA.. Public Health Rep. 2009;124(Suppl 1):36-43.
Using lay health promoters in occupational health: outcome evaluation in a sample of Latino poultry-processing workers. Grzywacz JG, Arcury TA, Marin A, Carrillo L, Coates ML, Quandt SA.. New Solut. 2009;19(4):449-466.
Work-family conflict: experiences and health implications among immigrant Latinos. Grzywacz JG, Arcury TA, Marin A, Carrillo L, Burke B, Coates ML, Quandt SA.. J Appl Psychol. 2007;92(4):1119-1130.
The organization of work: implications for injury and illness among immigrant Latino poultry-processing workers. Grzywacz JG, Arcury TA, Marin A, Carrillo L, Coates ML, Burke B, Quandt SA.. Arch Environ Occup Health. 2007;62(1):19-26.
Pterygium among Latino migrant farmworkers in North Carolina. Taylor SL, Coates ML, Vallejos Q, Feldman SR, Schulz MR, Quandt SA, Fleischer AB Jr, Arcury TA.. Arch Environ Occup Health. 2006;61(1):27-32.
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