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Charles R. Rogers PhD

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Center Associate Director, Associate Professor

Institution: Medical College of Wisconsin
Department: Institute for Health and Equity
Division: Epidemiology
Program: Administration

image of /images/ORCIDiD_icon16x16.png   https://orcid.org/0000-0002-3571-8229

Member of the Cancer Center


I am willing to mentor a junior faculty member.
I am willing to collaborate on research projects.


Research Areas of Interest

  • African Americans
  • Colorectal Neoplasms
  • Early Detection of Cancer
  • Health Status Disparities
  • Healthcare Disparities
  • Masculinity
  • Men
  • Psychometrics
  • Risk Factors
  • Surveys and Questionnaires
  • Publications (50)

  • Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities in Delay to Initiation of Intensity-Modulated Radiotherapy. (Hutten RJ, Weil CR, Gaffney DK, Kokeny K, Lloyd S, Rogers CR, Suneja G) JCO Oncol Pract 2022 Aug 05:OP2200104 PMID: 35930751 08/06/2022    
  • The COMPASS study: A prospective, randomized, multi-center trial testing the impact of a clinic-based intervention informing patients of colorectal cancer screening options on screening completion. (Griffin JM, Finney Rutten LJ, Zhu X, Feng Z, Rogers CR, Marsh TL, Inadomi JM) Contemp Clin Trials 2022 08;119:106852 PMID: 35842109 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85134546461 07/17/2022    
  • Socioeconomic status and depressive symptoms: An individual-participant data meta-analysis on range restriction and measurement in the United States. (Korous KM, Bradley RH, Luthar SS, Li L, Levy R, Cahill KM, Rogers CR) J Affect Disord 2022 Oct 01;314:50-58 PMID: 35798179 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85133788469 07/08/2022    
  • Association Between Pre-pregnancy and Pregnancy Physical Abuse, Partner-related Stress, and Post-partum Depression: Findings from the Utah Pregnancy Risk Assessment and Monitoring System (UT-PRAMS), 2016-2018. (Kah K, Dailey-Provost J, Stanford JB, Rogers CR, Schliep K) Utah Womens Health Rev 2022;6 PMID: 35706583 PMCID: PMC9195473 06/17/2022    
  • Structural Racism and Cancer: Calls to Action for Cancer Researchers to Address Racial/Ethnic Cancer Inequity in the United States. (Best AL, Roberson ML, Plascak JJ, Peterson CE, Rogers CR, Hastert TA, Molina Y) Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2022 06 01;31(6):1243-1246 PMID: 35642391 PMCID: PMC9306268 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85131220135 06/02/2022    
  • Barriers and Facilitators of Fruit and Vegetable Consumption among Nigerian Adults in a Faith-Based Setting: A Pre-Intervention Qualitative Inquiry. (Odukoya OO, Odediran O, Rogers CR, Ogunsola F, Okuyemi KS) Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 2022 May 01;23(5):1505-1511 PMID: 35633531 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85131108677 05/29/2022    
  • Investigating Racial Differences in Allostatic Load by Educational Attainment among Non-Hispanic Black and White Men. (Gilmore DR, Carreño TM, Zare H, Moore JX, Rogers CR, Brooks E, Petersen E, Kennedy C, Thorpe RJ Jr) Int J Environ Res Public Health 2022 04 30;19(9) PMID: 35564878 PMCID: PMC9105841 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85129162333 05/15/2022    
  • Early-Onset Colorectal Cancer Survival Differences and Potential Geographic Determinants Among Men and Women in Utah. (Rogers CR, Korous KM, Brooks E, De Vera MA, Tuuhetaufa F, Lucas T, Curtin K, Pesman C, Johnson W, Gallagher P, Moore JX) Am Soc Clin Oncol Educ Book 2022 Apr;42:1-16 PMID: 35522914 PMCID: PMC9327138 05/07/2022    
  • The Black Panther, Masculinity Barriers to Medical Care, and Colorectal Cancer Screening Intention Among Unscreened American Indian/Alaska Native, Black, and White Men. (Brooks E, Islam JY, Perdue DG, Petersen E, Camacho-Rivera M, Kennedy C, Rogers CR) Front Public Health 2022;10:814596 PMID: 35462819 PMCID: PMC9019156 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85128611488 04/26/2022    
  • Factors Associated with Colorectal Cancer Prevalence Among Long-Haul Truck Drivers in the United States. (Rogers CR, May FP, Petersen E, Brooks E, Lopez JA, Kennedy CD, Thiese MS) Am J Health Promot 2022 Sep;36(7):1142-1151 PMID: 35410488 PMCID: PMC9420779 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85129277747 04/13/2022    
  • Genetic Evaluation for Hereditary Cancer Syndromes Among African Americans: A Critical Review. (Khan A, Rogers CR, Kennedy CD, Lopez A, Jeter J) Oncologist 2022 04 05;27(4):285-291 PMID: 35380723 PMCID: PMC8982373 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85128160551 04/06/2022       1 Citation
  • Worsening Racial Disparities in Utilization of Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy. (Hutten RJ, Weil CR, Gaffney DK, Kokeny K, Lloyd S, Rogers CR, Suneja G) Adv Radiat Oncol 2022 May-Jun;7(3):100887 PMID: 35360509 PMCID: PMC8960883 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85126920495 04/02/2022    
  • Investigation of Differences in Allostatic Load among Black Men by Level of Educational Attainment: High School Graduates Experience the Highest Levels of Stress. (Rogers CR, Moore JX, Gilmore DR, Petersen E, Brooks E, Kennedy C, Thorpe RJ Jr) Int J Environ Res Public Health 2022 03 17;19(6) PMID: 35329267 PMCID: PMC8949026 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85126461942 03/26/2022       1 Citation
  • Masculinity Barriers to Ever Completing Colorectal Cancer Screening among American Indian/Alaska Native, Black, and White Men (Ages 45-75). (Rogers CR, Perdue DG, Boucher K, Korous KM, Brooks E, Petersen E, Inadomi JM, Tuuhetaufa F, Levant RF, Paskett ED) Int J Environ Res Public Health 2022 03 05;19(5) PMID: 35270762 PMCID: PMC8910566 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85125595180 03/11/2022       2 Citations
  • Factors associated with colorectal cancer screening intent and uptake among adult Non-Hispanic Black men. (Rogers CR, Figueroa R, Brooks E, Petersen EM, Kennedy CD, Gray Ii DM, Sapienza M, Hung M) Am J Cancer Res 2021;11(12):6200-6213 PMID: 35018252 PMCID: PMC8727804 01/13/2022    
  • Protocol for #iBeatCRC: a community-based intervention to increase early-onset colorectal cancer awareness using a sequential explanatory mixed-methods approach. (Rogers CR, Brooks E, Curtin K, De Vera MA, Qeadan F, Rogers TN, Petersen E, Gallagher P, Pesmen C, Johnson W, Henley C, Hickman W, Newcomb E, Korous KM, Handley MA) BMJ Open 2021 12 03;11(12):e048959 PMID: 34862279 PMCID: PMC8647393 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85120931964 12/05/2021    
  • Qualitative inquiry of cancer caregiving during young adulthood: responsibilities, challenges, teamwork, and social support. (Waters AR, Gren LH, Rogers CR, Kirchhoff AC, Warner EL) J Psychosoc Oncol Res Pract 2021 Oct-Dec;3(4) PMID: 34746795 PMCID: PMC8570566 11/09/2021    
  • Psychometric Properties and Analysis of the Masculinity Barriers to Medical Care Scale Among Black, Indigenous, and White Men. (Rogers CR, Brooks E, Petersen E, Campanelli P, Figueroa R, Kennedy C, Thorpe RJ Jr, Levant RF) Am J Mens Health 2021 Sep-Oct;15(5):15579883211049033 PMID: 34636686 PMCID: PMC8516392 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85117077372 10/13/2021       2 Citations
  • Barriers to and Facilitators of Recruitment of Adult African American Men for Colorectal Cancer Research: An Instrumental Exploratory Case Study. (Rogers CR, Matthews P, Brooks E, Le Duc N, Washington C, McKoy A, Edmonson A, Lange L, Fetters MD) JCO Oncol Pract 2021 05;17(5):e686-e694 PMID: 33974818 PMCID: PMC8258132 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85105769703 05/12/2021       3 Citations
  • Racial disparities in COVID-19 outcomes exist despite comparable Elixhauser comorbidity indices between Blacks, Hispanics, Native Americans, and Whites. (Qeadan F, VanSant-Webb E, Tingey B, Rogers TN, Brooks E, Mensah NA, Winkfield KM, Saeed AI, English K, Rogers CR) Sci Rep 2021 04 22;11(1):8738 PMID: 33888833 PMCID: PMC8062526 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85104755592 04/24/2021       8 Citations
  • Community Health Behaviors and Geographic Variation in Early-Onset Colorectal Cancer Survival Among Women. (Holowatyj AN, Langston ME, Han Y, Viskochil R, Perea J, Cao Y, Rogers CR, Lieu CH, Moore JX) Clin Transl Gastroenterol 2020 12;11(12):e00266 PMID: 33512797 PMCID: PMC7678794 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85096935841 01/30/2021       6 Citations
  • Polycystic ovary syndrome and postpartum depression symptoms: a population-based cohort study. (Koric A, Singh B, VanDerslice JA, Stanford JB, Rogers CR, Egan DT, Agyemang DO, Schliep K) Am J Obstet Gynecol 2021 06;224(6):591.e1-591.e12 PMID: 33412131 PMCID: PMC8285068 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85100375484 01/08/2021       6 Citations
  • Challenges to Reintegration: A Qualitative Intrinsic Case-Study of Convicted Female Sex Traffickers (Love DA, Fukushima AI, Rogers TN, Petersen E, Brooks E, Rogers CR) Feminist Criminology 2021 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85117088362 01/01/2021       1 Citation
  • Psychosocial determinants of colorectal Cancer screening uptake among African-American men: understanding the role of masculine role norms, medical mistrust, and normative support. (Rogers CR, Rogers TN, Matthews P, Le Duc N, Zickmund S, Powell W, Thorpe RJ Jr, McKoy A, Davis FA, Okuyemi K, Paskett ED, Griffith DM) Ethn Health 2022 07;27(5):1103-1122 PMID: 33249920 PMCID: PMC8163893 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85096903447 12/01/2020       6 Citations
  • Interventions for increasing colorectal cancer screening uptake among African-American men: A systematic review and meta-analysis. (Rogers CR, Matthews P, Xu L, Boucher K, Riley C, Huntington M, Le Duc N, Okuyemi KS, Foster MJ) PLoS One 2020;15(9):e0238354 PMID: 32936812 PMCID: PMC7494124 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85091127663 09/17/2020       5 Citations
  • The association between preconception body mass index and subfertility among Hispanic and non-Hispanic women: A cross-sectional study from Utah's Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System survey (2012-2015). (Hu Q, Lee J, Nelson J, Harris M, Ess RH, Rogers CR, Sanders J, VanDerslice J, Stanford JB, Schliep KC) Utah Womens Health Rev 2020;2020 PMID: 32914149 PMCID: PMC7480950 09/12/2020    
  • Racial Disparities in COVID-19 Mortality Among Essential Workers in the United States. (Rogers TN, Rogers CR, VanSant-Webb E, Gu LY, Yan B, Qeadan F) World Med Health Policy 2020 Sep;12(3):311-327 PMID: 32837779 PMCID: PMC7436547 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85089152291 08/25/2020       128 Citations
  • Correlates of Physical Activity, Psychosocial Factors, and Home Environment Exposure among U.S. Adolescents: Insights for Cancer Risk Reduction from the FLASHE Study. (Xu L, Rogers CR, Halliday TM, Wu Q, Wilmouth L) Int J Environ Res Public Health 2020 08 09;17(16) PMID: 32784865 PMCID: PMC7459931 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85089342723 08/14/2020       5 Citations
  • Examining factors underlying geographic disparities in early-onset colorectal cancer survival among men in the United States. (Rogers CR, Moore JX, Qeadan F, Gu LY, Huntington MS, Holowatyj AN) Am J Cancer Res 2020;10(5):1592-1607 PMID: 32509399 PMCID: PMC7269786 06/09/2020    
  • Single cigarette purchasers among adult U.S. smokers (Azagba S, Shan L, Manzione LC, Latham K, Rogers C, Qeadan F) Preventive Medicine Reports March 2020;17 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85078132947 03/01/2020       2 Citations
  • Rural-urban disparities in colorectal cancer survival and risk among men in Utah: a statewide population-based study. (Rogers CR, Blackburn BE, Huntington M, Curtin K, Thorpe RJ Jr, Rowe K, Snyder J, Deshmukh V, Newman M, Fraser A, Smith K, Hashibe M) Cancer Causes Control 2020 Mar;31(3):241-253 PMID: 32002718 PMCID: PMC7033015 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85078860646 02/01/2020       13 Citations
  • The Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative (BFHI): An Early Cross-Sectional Analysis of PRAMS Phase 8 Data on Hospital Practices and Breastfeeding Outcomes in Utah and Wyoming. (Bliss JC, Mensah NA, Rogers CR, Stanford JB, VanDerslice J, Schliep KC) Utah Womens Health Rev 2020;2020 PMID: 33954298 PMCID: PMC8095720 01/01/2020    
  • Association Between Family/Neighborhood Cancer Risk Factors and Adolescent Dietary Behaviors: A Parent-Adolescent Dyadic Analysis (Xu L, Odum M, Rogers CR, Wu Q, Wilmouth L) American Journal of Lifestyle Medicine 2020 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85089590627 01/01/2020    
  • Study protocol for developing #CuttingCRC: a barbershop-based trial on masculinity barriers to care and colorectal cancer screening uptake among African-American men using an exploratory sequential mixed-methods design. (Rogers CR, Okuyemi K, Paskett ED, Thorpe RJ Jr, Rogers TN, Hung M, Zickmund S, Riley C, Fetters MD) BMJ Open 2019 07 24;9(7):e030000 PMID: 31345981 PMCID: PMC6661686 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85069928820 07/28/2019       5 Citations
  • Examining Colorectal Cancer Risk Awareness and Food Shelf Use Among Health Center Patients. (Obidike OJ, Rogers CR, Caspi CE) J Racial Ethn Health Disparities 2019 10;6(5):1021-1029 PMID: 31168698 PMCID: PMC6739125 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85072058707 06/07/2019       3 Citations
  • Maternal Buffering of Adolescent Dysregulation in Socially Appetitive Contexts: From Behavior to the Brain. (Rogers CR, Perino MT, Telzer EH) J Res Adolesc 2020 03;30(1):41-52 PMID: 30957359 PMCID: PMC6779482 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85063988928 04/09/2019       3 Citations
  • Social Services Professionals' Views of Barriers to Supporting Homeless Noncustodial Fathers. (Rogers TN, Rogers CR) Fam Relat 2019 Feb;68(1):39-50 PMID: 30799889 PMCID: PMC6386457 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85055258000 02/26/2019       5 Citations
  • Attitudes Toward Genomic Testing and Prostate Cancer Research Among Black Men. (Rogers CR, Rovito MJ, Hussein M, Obidike OJ, Pratt R, Alexander M, Berge JM, Dall'Era M, Nix JW, Warlick C) Am J Prev Med 2018 11;55(5 Suppl 1):S103-S111 PMID: 30670195 PMCID: PMC6352989 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85055652448 01/24/2019       29 Citations
  • A qualitative study of barriers and enablers associated with colorectal cancer screening among Somali men in Minnesota. (Rogers CR, Obidike OJ, Wallington SF, Hussein M, Mahamed ZA, Sampson J) Ethn Health 2021 02;26(2):168-185 PMID: 29973057 PMCID: PMC6320306 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85049644375 07/06/2018       3 Citations
  • Mentoring, Training, and Scholarly Productivity Experiences of Cancer-Related Health Disparities Research Trainees: Do Outcomes Differ for Underrepresented Scientists? (Felder TM, Braun KL, Wigfall L, Sevoyan M, Vyas S, Khan S, Brandt HM, Rogers C, Tanjasiri S, Armstead CA, Hébert JR) J Cancer Educ 2019 06;34(3):446-454 PMID: 29430610 PMCID: PMC6087686 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85041899753 02/13/2018       4 Citations
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening Uptake's Association With Psychosocial and Sociodemographic Factors Among Homeless Blacks and Whites. (Rogers CR, Robinson CD, Arroyo C, Obidike OJ, Sewali B, Okuyemi KS) Health Educ Behav 2017 12;44(6):928-936 PMID: 28978252 PMCID: PMC5681385 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85033471731 10/06/2017       5 Citations
  • Perceptions of Chronic Disease Among Older African Americans: A Qualitative Analysis. (Phillips KL, Rogers CR, Aiken-Morgan AT) J Health Dispar Res Pract 2017;10(4):52-60 PMID: 29503763 PMCID: PMC5831544 01/01/2017    
  • Measuring Factors Associated with Colorectal Cancer Screening among Young Adult African American Men: A Psychometric Study. (Rogers CR, Goodson P, Obidike OJ) J Immigr Minor Health 2018 02;20(1):101-106 PMID: 27815663 PMCID: PMC5418108 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84994300003 11/07/2016       3 Citations
  • Depression Symptoms Among Homeless Smokers: Effect of Motivational Interviewing. (Robinson CD, Rogers CR, Okuyemi KS) Subst Use Misuse 2016 08 23;51(10):1393-7 PMID: 27267588 PMCID: PMC4929022 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84976299775 06/09/2016       7 Citations
  • Predictors of Intention to Obtain Colorectal Cancer Screening Among African American Men in a State Fair Setting. (Rogers CR, Goodson P, Dietz LR, Okuyemi KS) Am J Mens Health 2018 07;12(4):851-862 PMID: 27161985 PMCID: PMC5101175 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85017898486 05/11/2016       14 Citations
  • Masculinity, Racism, Social Support, and Colorectal Cancer Screening Uptake Among African American Men: A Systematic Review. (Rogers CR, Mitchell JA, Franta GJ, Foster MJ, Shires D) Am J Mens Health 2017 Sep;11(5):1486-1500 PMID: 26483293 PMCID: PMC4835264 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85027706139 10/21/2015       21 Citations
  • Factors Associated with Colorectal Cancer Screening among Younger African American Men: A Systematic Review. (Rogers CR, Goodson P, Foster MJ) J Health Dispar Res Pract 2015;8(3):133-156 PMID: 26435888 PMCID: PMC4590998 10/06/2015    
  • Integrating smoking cessation and alcohol use treatment in homeless populations: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial. (Ojo-Fati O, John F, Thomas J, Joseph AM, Raymond NC, Cooney NL, Pratt R, Rogers CR, Everson-Rose SA, Luo X, Okuyemi KS) Trials 2015 Aug 29;16:385 PMID: 26320081 PMCID: PMC4552980 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84940040871 09/01/2015       8 Citations
  • Getting to the Heart of Being the Match: A Qualitative Analysis of Bone Marrow Donor Recruitment and Retention Among College Students. (Kaster EC, Rogers CR, Jeon KC, Rosen B) Health Educ (Muncie) 2014;46(1):14-19 PMID: 25632376 PMCID: PMC4306578 01/30/2015    
  • Male Role Norms, Knowledge, Attitudes, and Perceptions of Colorectal Cancer Screening among Young Adult African American Men. (Rogers CR, Goodson P) Front Public Health 2014;2:252 PMID: 25506049 PMCID: PMC4245902 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85027714942 12/17/2014       19 Citations
  • Last update: 08/14/2022