Dale Dagar Maglalang
PhD, MA, MSW, MPH, BA, BS
Areas of Expertise: Social Work, Social Determinants of Health, Smoking, Substance Use, Discrimination, Racism, Race and Ethnicity, Sexual and Gender Minorities, Immigration and Immigrant Health
Dale Dagar Maglalang (he/they) is an Assistant Professor at NYU Silver School of Social Work. He was previously a Postdoctoral Research Associate with the Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies at the Brown University School of Public Health. Dr. Maglalang’s research examines social, cultural, and structural determinants of health, specifically how racism and other forms of oppression influence Black, Indigenous, and People of Color (BIPOC) populations. He has a particular focus on substance use and the intersection of BIPOC with their gender, sexual orientation, and immigrant identities. Furthermore, his research also aims to intervene on the negative effects of racism and other forms of oppression through the implementation of randomized clinical trials informed by strength-based approaches, critical theories and frameworks, and the use of technology.
Dr. Maglalang earned his BS in Human Development and BA in Asian American Studies at the University of California, Davis, MA in Asian American Studies at San Francisco State University, MPH in Epidemiology at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, and MSW and PhD in Social Work at Boston College. He was a T32 NIH/NHLBI Postdoctoral Researcher at the Stanford Prevention Research Center at Stanford University School of Medicine.
A Mixed-Methods Study of the Experiences of Black, Indigenous, and People of Color MSW Students during the COVID-19 Pandemic
Maglalang, D. D., Harris, A. N., Tucker, T. B. & Parchment, T. M., Sep 1 2023, In : Social Work Research. 47, 3, p. 182-194 13 p.
Medical Mistrust, Perceived Discrimination, and Race: a Longitudinal Analysis of Predictors of COVID-19 Vaccine Hesitancy in US Adults
Morgan, K. M., Maglalang, D. D., Monnig, M. A., Ahluwalia, J. S., Avila, J. C. & Sokolovsky, A. W., Aug 2023, In : Journal of Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities. 10, 4, p. 1846-1855 10 p.
Change in E-cigarette risk perception and smoking behavior of Black and Latinx individuals who smoke
Lee, S. C., Maglalang, D. D., Avila, J. C., Leavens, E. L. S., Nollen, N. L., Pulvers, K. & Ahluwalia, J. S., Apr 1 2023, In : Drug and alcohol dependence. 245, 109824.
Social Influence of E-cigarette Use among Asian Americans in California
Maglalang, D. D., Fong, L., Gapuz, V. J., Navarro, K., Yoo, G. J. & Le, M. N., Feb 2023, In : American Journal of Health Behavior. 47, 1, p. 173-181 9 p.
A qualitative exploration of the continuum of help-seeking among Asian American breast cancer survivors
Peregrina, H. N., Maglalang, D. D., Hwang, J. & Yoo, G. J., 2023, In : Social Work in Health Care. 62, 10, p. 345-358 14 p.
Correlates of smoking during COVID-19 in the LGBTQI + cancer survivor population
Maglalang, D. D., Lyerly, R., Scout, N., Avila, J. C. & Ahluwalia, J. S., 2023, In : Journal of Cancer Survivorship..
Recency of Cannabis Vaping in Sexual Minorities in Wave 5 of the Population Assessment of Tobacco and Health (PATH) Study
Maglalang, D. D., Hu, Y., Baslock, D., Daus, J. D., Cano, M. & Ahluwalia, J., 2023, In : Substance Use and Misuse..
Socioeconomic status across the life course and smoking cessation among older adult smokers in the U.S
Avila, J. C., Lee, S., Osuoha, E., Maglalang, D. D., Sokolovsky, A. & Ahluwalia, J. S., Dec 2022, In : Addictive Behaviors. 135, 107454.
The Role of financial STRain and educaTional aTTainmenT on Smoking abSTinence of afRican ameRicanS and WhiTeS Who Smoke
Maglalang, D. D., Avila, J. C., Ahluwalia, J. S., Murphy, C. M., Alexander, A. C. & Nollen, N. L., Jun 2022, In : Ethnicity and Disease. 32, 3, p. 223-230 8 p.
Perceived discrimination and cognitive function among older Puerto Ricans in Boston: The mediating role of depression
Wang, K., Maglalang, D. D., Woo, B., De Fries, C. M., Hasche, L. K. & Falcón, L. M., May 2022, In : International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry. 37, 5, GPS5717.
Model Minority Mutiny: addressing anti-Asian racism during the COVID-19 pandemic in social work
Maglalang, D. D., Rao, S., Woo, B. & Wang, K., 2022, In : Journal of Ethnic and Cultural Diversity in Social Work. 31, 3-5, p. 292-301 10 p.
The Movement for Ethnic Studies: A Tool of Resistance and Self-Determination for Social Work Education
Maglalang, D. D., Sangalang, C. C., Mitchell, F. M., Lechuga-Peña, S. & Nakaoka, S. J., 2022, In : Journal of Social Work Education. 58, 4, p. 733-746 14 p.
A randomized controlled trial of a therapeutic relational agent for reducing substance misuse during the COVID-19 pandemic
Prochaska, J. J., Vogel, E. A., Chieng, A., Baiocchi, M., Maglalang, D. D., Pajarito, S., Weingardt, K. R., Darcy, A. & Robinson, A., Oct 1 2021, In : Drug and alcohol dependence. 227, 108986.
Workplace Discrimination and Short Sleep Among Healthcare Workers: The Buffering Effect of People-Oriented Culture
Maglalang, D. D., Katigbak, C., López Gómez, M. A., Sorensen, G., Hopcia, K., Hashimoto, D. M., Pandey, S., Takeuchi, D. T. & Sabbath, E. L., Oct 1 2021, In : Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine. 63, 10, p. 857-864 8 p.
“Theory’s Cool, But Theory With No Practice Ain’t Shit…”: Critical Theories and Frameworks to Dismantle Racism in Social Work Education and Practice
Maglalang, D. D. & Rao, S., Sep 23 2021, In : Advances in Social Work. 21, 2-3, p. 672-689 18 p.
Centering Ethnic Studies in Health Education: Lessons From Teaching an Asian American Community Health Course
Maglalang, D. D., Peregrina, H. N., Yoo, G. J. & Le, M. N., Jun 2021, In : Health Education and Behavior. 48, 3, p. 371-375 5 p.
Job and family demands and burnout among healthcare workers: The moderating role of workplace flexibility
Maglalang, D. D., Sorensen, G., Hopcia, K., Hashimoto, D. M., Katigbak, C., Pandey, S., Takeuchi, D. & Sabbath, E. L., Jun 2021, In : SSM - Population Health. 14, 100802.
Race and Ethnicity in the Social Work Grand Challenges
Rao, S., Woo, B., Maglalang, D. D., Bartholomew, M., Cano, M., Harris, A. & Tucker, T. B., Jan 1 2021, In : Social Work (United States). 66, 1, p. 9-17 9 p.
Associations of Sociodemographic Factors With Health-Related Social Networks Among Premigration Filipinos
Maglalang, D., Castro, A. B. d., Gee, G., Sabbath, E. L., Tran, T. V. & Takeuchi, D. T., Oct 1 2020, In : Social Work in Public Health. 35, 8, p. 669-678 10 p.
Older Chinese Americans’ Perspectives on Physical Activity: A Mixed Methods Study
Katigbak, C., Maglalang, D. D., Nguyen, T., Wang, M. & Lo, C. L., May 1 2020, In : Journal of Applied Gerontology. 39, 5, p. 472-480 9 p.
Ecological determinants of volunteerism among Asian and Latinx immigrants in California, US
Wang, K., Woo, B. & Maglalang, D. D., Apr 2 2020, In : Journal of Civil Society. 16, 2, p. 158-173 16 p.
Racial Discrimination, Ethnic-Racial Socialization, and Cultural Identities Among Asian American Youths
Woo, B., Maglalang, D. D., Ko, S., Park, M., Choi, Y. & Takeuchi, D. T., 2020, In : Cultural Diversity and Ethnic Minority Psychology..
Cultural Perspectives on Tobacco Use and Cessation Among Chinese American Immigrants: A Community-Engaged Qualitative Study
Katigbak, C., Maglalang, D. D., Chao, Y. Y., Au, H., Liang, W. & Zuo, S., Jul 1 2019, In : Journal of Transcultural Nursing. 30, 4, p. 350-358 9 p.
Personal motivations of Asian Americans who use ends: A qualitative study
Maglalang, D. D., Le, M. N., Yoo, G. J. & Del Mundo, G. O., 2019, In : American Journal of Health Behavior. 43, 4, p. 680-690 11 p.
Unmet Needs of Asian American and Pacific Islander Cancer Survivors
Le, M. N., Nguyen, G. T., Pan, Z., Maglalang, D. D., Butt, F., Bautista, R., Nitta, M. & Barg, F. K., Jun 1 2017, In : Journal of Cancer Education. 32, 2, p. 374-381 8 p.
"I don't have to explain, people understand": Acceptability and cultural relevance of a mobile health lifestyle intervention for Filipinos with type 2 diabetes
Maglalang, D. D., Yoo, G. J., Ursua, R. A., Villanueva, C., Chesla, C. A. & Bender, M. S., Mar 1 2017, In : Ethnicity and Disease. 27, 2, p. 143-154 12 p.
Associations with E-cigarette use among Asian American and Pacific Islander young adults in California
Maglalang, D. D., Brown-Johnson, C. & Prochaska, J. J., Dec 1 2016, In : Preventive Medicine Reports. 4, p. 29-32 4 p.