Nicholas Riano, MAS

Clinical Research Coord. Asst.

Nicholas Riano, MAS is Dr. Christina Mangurian’s Clinical Research Coordinator. He received his BA in Psychology from UC Berkeley in 2015, and his Master of Advanced Study in Criminology, Law and Society from UC Irvine in 2017. His research interests include assessing medical illness in forensic severely mentally ill populations and developing interventions for this unique underserved population. He is also interested in the study of implicit racial bias and structural racism.
Publications
  1. Thomas MD, Vittinghoff E, Koester KA, Dahiya P, Riano NS, Cournos F, Dawson L, Olfson M, Pinals DA, Crystal S, Walkup J, Shade S, Mangurian C, Arnold EA. Examining the Impact of State-Level Factors on HIV Testing for Medicaid Enrollees with Schizophrenia. Journal of acquired immune deficiency syndromes (1999) 2023. PMID: 37229531


  2. Kan E, Riano N, Beardslee J, Frick P, Steinberg L, Cauffman E. Race Differences in the Association Between Binge Drinking and Treatment Among First-Time Justice-System-Impacted Youth. Alcohol and alcoholism (Oxford, Oxfordshire) 2023. PMID: 36151735


  3. Mangurian C, Thomas MD, Mitsuishi F, Goldman LE, Niu G, Handley MA, Riano NS, Hwong A, Essock S, Dilley J, Newcomer JW, Schillinger D. Lessons Learned From a New Reverse-Integration Model to Improve Primary Care Screening in Community Mental Health Settings. "It's not the doctor - it's me." How self-blame obscures language and other structural barriers to diabetes care mong low-income Latinos with limited English Proficiency. 2022. PMID: 35138129


  4. Riano NS, Borowsky HM, Arnold EA, Olfson M, Walkup JT, Vittinghoff E, Cournos F, Dawson L, Bazazi AR, Crystal S, Mangurian C. HIV Testing and Counseling at U.S. Substance Use Treatment Facilities: A Missed Opportunity for Early Identification. Psychiatric services (Washington, D.C.) 2021. PMID: 34126780


  5. Sudler A, Cournos F, Arnold E, Koester K, Riano NS, Dilley J, Liu A, Mangurian C. The case for prescribing PrEP in community mental health settings. The lancet. HIV 2021. PMID: 33493438


  6. Vance MC, Riano NS, Jagsi R, Guzman MJ, Beeler W, Linos E, Mangurian C. Assessment of Paid Childbearing and Family Leave Policies for Administrative Staff at Top US Medical Schools. JAMA internal medicine 2020. PMID: 31961376


  7. Van Niel MS, Bhatia R, Riano NS, de Faria L, Catapano-Friedman L, Ravven S, Weissman B, Nzodom C, Alexander A, Budde K, Mangurian C. The Impact of Paid Maternity Leave on the Mental and Physical Health of Mothers and Children: A Review of the Literature and Policy Implications. Harvard review of psychiatry 2020. PMID: 32134836


  8. Jones N, Niu G, Thomas M, Riano NS, Hinshaw SP, Mangurian C. Peer Specialists in Community Mental Health: Ongoing Challenges of Inclusion. Psychiatric services (Washington, D.C.) 2019. PMID: 31500546


  9. Hansen H, Riano NS, Meadows T, Mangurian C. Alleviating the Mental Health Burden of Structural Discrimination and Hate Crimes: The Role of Psychiatrists. The American journal of psychiatry 2018. PMID: 30269535


  10. Riano NS, Linos E, Accurso EC, Sung D, Linos E, Simard JF, Mangurian C. Paid Family and Childbearing Leave Policies at Top US Medical Schools. Volume 319 of Issue 6. JAMA 2018. PMID: 29450516


  11. Mangurian C, Packman W, Riano NS, Kearney J. The need to support caregivers during pediatric bone marrow transplantation (BMT): A case report. Volume 16 of Issue 3. 2018. PMID: 29380715


  12. Mangurian C, Modlin C, Williams L, Essock S, Riano NS, Shumway M, Newcomer JW, Dilley JW, Schillinger D. A Doctor is in the House: Stakeholder Focus Groups About Expanded Scope of Practice of Community Psychiatrists. Volume 54 of Issue 5. 2017. PMID: 29185153


  13. Mangurian C, Riano NS, Newcomer JW. First-Episode Schizophrenia and Diabetes Risk. Volume 74 of Issue 7. 2017. PMID: 28538958


  14. James M, Thomas M, Frolov L, Riano NS, Vittinghoff E, Schillinger D, Newcomer JW, Mangurian C. Rates of Cervical Cancer Screening Among Women With Severe Mental Illness in the Public Health System. Volume 68 of Issue 8. 2017. PMID: 28412897


  15. Seal J, Lee B, Leary M, Riano N, Mangurian C. Implementation of a violence risk assessment tool on a safety-net inpatient psychiatry unit. Volume 47. 2017. PMID: 28342564