Entry Year


Major Area of Study

Behavioral Medicine


Keith Horvath, PhD



Research Interests

Junye’s research interests focus on structural and sociocultural determinants of health disparities among LGBTQ+ people of color (e.g., PrEP uptake; HIV testing). He also has a special interest in the intersectionality framework and aims to design/implement mHealth interventions for HIV prevention in the future.

Representative Publications
  • Ma, J., Korpak. K. A., Choukas-Bradley, S., Macapagal, K. (in press). Patterns of online relationship seeking among transgender and gender diverse adolescents: Advice for others and common inquiries. Psychology of Sexual Orientation and Gender Diversity.

  • Newcomb, M. E., Swann, G., Ma, J., Moskowitz, D., Bettin, E., Macapagal, K., & Whitton, S. W. (2021). Interpersonal and intrapersonal influences on sexual satisfaction in young male couples: Analyses of actor-partner interdependence models. Journal of Sex Research. 58(2), 183–194. https://doi.org/10.1080/00224499.2020.1820933