Local Focus

Khary K. Rigg, Shannon M. Monnat, and Melody N. Chavez. 2018. “Opioid-Related Mortality in Rural America: Geographic Heterogeneity and Intervention Strategies.” International Journal of Drug Policy 57:119-129. PMID: 29754032

Shannon M. Monnat. 2018. “Factors Associated with County-Level Differences in U.S. Drug-Related Mortality Rates.” American Journal of Preventive Medicine 54(5):611-619. PMCID: PMC5292061


Shannon M. Monnat and David L. Brown. 2017. “More than a Rural Revolt: Landscapes of Despair and the 2016 Election.” Journal of Rural Studies 55C:227-236. PMCID: PMC5734668


Shannon M. Monnat. 2017. “The New Destination Disadvantage: Disparities in Hispanic Health Insurance Coverage Rates in Metropolitan and Nonmetropolitan New and Established Destinations.” Rural Sociology82(1):3-43. PMCID: PMC5415350

Shannon M. MonnatMonica A.F. Lounsbery, Thomas L. McKenzie, and Raeven Faye Chandler. 2017. “Associations between Demographic Characteristics and Physical Activity Practices in Nevada Schools.” Preventive Medicine 95(Supp):S4-S9. PMCID: PMC5292061

Shannon M. Monnat and Khary K. Rigg. 2016. “Examining Rural/Urban Differences in Prescription Opioid Misuse among U.S. Adolescents.” Journal of Rural Health 32(2):204-218. PMCID: PMC4779738

Brian C. Thiede and Shannon M. Monnat. 2016. “The Great Recession and America’s Geography of Unemployment.” Demographic Research 35(30):891-928.

Shannon M. MonnatDanielle Rhubart, and Sherrie Flynt Wallington. 2016. “Differences in Human Papillomavirus Vaccination among Adolescent Girls in Metropolitan and Non-metropolitan Areas: Considering the Moderating Roles of Maternal Socioeconomic Status and Health Care Access.” Maternal and Child Health Journal 20(2):315-325. PMCID: PMC4740204

Khary K. Rigg and Shannon M. Monnat. 2015. “Urban vs. Rural Differences in Prescription Opioid Misuse among Adults in the United States: Informing Region Specific Drug Policies and Interventions.” International Journal of Drug Policy 26:484-491. PMCID: PMC4397122