Joanne C. Sandberg, Ph.D.Wake Forest School of Medicine

Joanne C. Sandberg, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor,

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Academic: 336-716-4308 | Department: 336-716-4479


Education & Training

  • Ph.D., Vanderbilt University, 2000
Joanne C. Sandberg, Ph.D.

Joanne C. Sandberg, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Family & Community Medicine
Comprehensive Cancer Center
Maya Angelou Center for Health Equity

Research Interests

cancer/oncogenesis, genomics and proteomics, men?s health issues, minority health issues, occupational health, prevention, rehabilitation, women's health issues, education outreach, diabetes, medical technology/devices, nursing research

Contact Information

Academic: 336-716-4308 | Department: 336-716-4479


Recent Publications

Sandberg JC, Nguyen HT, Quandt SA, Chen H, Summers P, Walker FO, Arcury TA. Sleep quality among Latino farmworkers in North Carolina: examination of the job control-demand-support model. J Immigr Minor Health. 2016;18(3):532-541.

Sandberg JC, Spears Johnson CR, Nguyen HT, Talton JW, Quandt SA, Chen H, Summers P, Arcury TA. Mobile and traditional modes of communication among male Latino farmworkers: implications for health communication and dissemination. J Immigr Minor Health. 2016;18(3):522-531.

Rodriguez G, Trejo G, Schiemann E, Quandt SA, Daniel SS, Sandberg JC, Arcury TA. Latina workers in North Carolina: work organization, domestic responsibilities, health, and family life. J Immigr Minor Health. 2016;18(3):687-696.

Arcury TA, Sandberg JC, Mora DC, Talton JW, Quandt SA. North Carolina Latino farmworkers' use of traditional healers: a pilot study. J Agromedicine. 2016;():.

Sandberg JC, Grzywacz JG, Suerken CK, Altizer KP, Quandt SA, Nguyen HT, Bell RA, Lang W, Arcury TA. Older adults' use of care strategies in response to general and upper respiratory symptoms. J Appl Gerontol. 2015;34(3):NP41-61.

Arcury TA, Nguyen HT, Sandberg JC, Neiberg RH, Altizer KP, Bell RA, Grzywacz JG, Lang W, Quandt SA. Use of complementary therapies for health promotion among older adults. J Appl Gerontol. 2015;34(5):552-572.

Quandt SA, Sandberg JC, Grzywacz JG, Altizer KP, Arcury TA. Home remedy use among African American and white older adults. J Natl Med Assoc. 2015;107(2):121-129.

Arcury TA, Summers P, Talton JW, Chen H, Sandberg JC, Spears Johnson CR, Quandt SA. Heat illness among North Carolina Latino farmworkers. J Occup Environ Med. 2015;57(12):1299-1304.

Sandberg JC, Rodriguez G, Howard TD, Quandt SA, Arcury TA. 'He beat you in the blood': knowledge and beliefs about the transmission of traits among Latinos from Mexico and Central America. J Immigr Minor Health. 2015;():.

Sandberg JC, Suerken CK, Quandt SA, Altizer KP, Bell RA, Lang W, Nguyen HT, Grzywacz JG, Arcury TA. Self-reported sleep difficulties and self-care strategies among rural older adults. J Evid Based Complementary Altern Med. 2014;19(1):36-42.

Sandberg JC, Talton JW, Quandt SA, Chen H, Weir M, Doumani WR, Chatterjee AB, Arcury TA. Association between housing quality and individual health characteristics on sleep quality among Latino farmworkers. J Immigr Minor Health. 2014;16(2):265-272.

Sandberg JC, Strom C, Arcury TA. Strategies used by breast cancer survivors to address work-related limitations during and after treatment. Womens Health Issues. 2014;24(2):E197-E204.

Arcury TA, Bell RA, Altizer KP, Grzywacz JG, Sandberg JC, Quandt SA. Attitudes of older adults regarding disclosure of complementary therapy use to physicians. J Appl Gerontol. 2013;32(5):627-645.

Spears CR, Sandberg JC, O'Neill JL, Grzywacz JG, Howard TD, Feldman SR, Arcury TA. Recruiting underserved mothers to medical research: findings from North Carolina. J Health Care Poor Underserved. 2013;24(4):1801-1815.

Altizer KP, Quandt SA, Grzywacz JG, Bell RA, Sandberg JC, Arcury TA. Traditional and commercial herb use in health self-management among rural multiethnic older adults. J Appl Gerontol. 2013;32(4):387-407.

Sandberg JC, Grzywacz JG, Talton JW, Quandt SA, Chen H, Chatterjee AB, Arcury TA. A cross-sectional exploration of excessive daytime sleepiness, depression, and musculoskeletal pain among migrant farmworkers. J Agromedicine. 2012;17(1):70-80.

Sandberg JC, Ge Y, Nguyen HT, Arcury TA, Johnson AJ, Hwang W, Gage HD, Reynolds T, Carr JJ. Insight into the sharing of medical images: physician, other health care providers, and staff experiences in a variety of medical settings. Appl Clin Inform. 2012;3(4):475-487.

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Assistant Professor, Family & Community Medicine

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