David E Jacobs

Summary

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of housing interventions and health: introduction, methods, and summary findings
    David E Jacobs
    National Center for Healthy Housing, Columbia, Maryland 21044, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 16:S5-10. 2010
  2. pmc The relationship of housing and population health: a 30-year retrospective analysis
    David E Jacobs
    National Center for Healthy Housing, Columbia, Maryland 21044, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 117:597-604. 2009
  3. pmc Exposure of U.S. children to residential dust lead, 1999-2004: II. The contribution of lead-contaminated dust to children's blood lead levels
    Sherry L Dixon
    National Center for Healthy Housing, Columbia, Maryland 21044, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 117:468-74. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Window replacement and residential lead paint hazard control 12 years later
    Sherry L Dixon
    National Center for Healthy Housing, 10320 Little Patuxent Parkway, Suite 500, Columbia, MD 21044, USA
    Environ Res 113:14-20. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Monetary benefits of preventing childhood lead poisoning with lead-safe window replacement
    Rick Nevin
    National Center for Healthy Housing, USA
    Environ Res 106:410-9. 2008
  6. pmc Nurse case management and housing interventions reduce allergen exposures: the Milwaukee randomized controlled trial
    Jill Breysse
    National Center for Healthy Housing, Columbia, MD, USA
    Public Health Rep 126:89-99. 2011
  7. pmc Exposure of U.S. children to residential dust lead, 1999-2004: I. Housing and demographic factors
    Joanna M Gaitens
    Healthy Housing Solutions, Inc, Columbia, Maryland 21044, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 117:461-7. 2009
  8. doi request reprint An examination of interventions to reduce respiratory health and injury hazards in homes of low-income families
    Sherry L Dixon
    The National Center for Healthy Housing, 10320 Little Patuxent Parkway, Suite 500, Columbia, MD 21044, USA
    Environ Res 109:123-30. 2009
  9. pmc Linking public health, housing, and indoor environmental policy: successes and challenges at local and federal agencies in the United States
    David E Jacobs
    National Center for Healthy Housing, Columbia, Maryland 21044, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 115:976-82. 2007
  10. pmc Environmental health disparities in housing
    David E Jacobs
    National Center for Healthy Housing, Washington, DC, USA
    Am J Public Health 101:S115-22. 2011

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Detail Information

Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of housing interventions and health: introduction, methods, and summary findings
    David E Jacobs
    National Center for Healthy Housing, Columbia, Maryland 21044, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 16:S5-10. 2010
    ..This article highlights the project's research methods and summary findings, and its companion articles detail the evidence reviews for specific housing interventions...
  2. pmc The relationship of housing and population health: a 30-year retrospective analysis
    David E Jacobs
    National Center for Healthy Housing, Columbia, Maryland 21044, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 117:597-604. 2009
    ..We analyzed the relationship between health status and housing quality over time...
  3. pmc Exposure of U.S. children to residential dust lead, 1999-2004: II. The contribution of lead-contaminated dust to children's blood lead levels
    Sherry L Dixon
    National Center for Healthy Housing, Columbia, Maryland 21044, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 117:468-74. 2009
    ..The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention collected health, housing, and environmental data in a single integrated national survey for the first time in the United States in 1999-2004...
  4. doi request reprint Window replacement and residential lead paint hazard control 12 years later
    Sherry L Dixon
    National Center for Healthy Housing, 10320 Little Patuxent Parkway, Suite 500, Columbia, MD 21044, USA
    Environ Res 113:14-20. 2012
    ..Lead-safe window replacement is an important element of lead hazard control, weatherization, renovation and housing investment strategies and should be implemented broadly to protect children...
  5. ncbi request reprint Monetary benefits of preventing childhood lead poisoning with lead-safe window replacement
    Rick Nevin
    National Center for Healthy Housing, USA
    Environ Res 106:410-9. 2008
    ..In addition, such a window replacement effort would reduce peak demand for electricity, carbon emissions from power plants, and associated long-term costs of climate change...
  6. pmc Nurse case management and housing interventions reduce allergen exposures: the Milwaukee randomized controlled trial
    Jill Breysse
    National Center for Healthy Housing, Columbia, MD, USA
    Public Health Rep 126:89-99. 2011
    ..Dust loading (mass per surface area) is a means of measuring total dust and the total amount of allergen present...
  7. pmc Exposure of U.S. children to residential dust lead, 1999-2004: I. Housing and demographic factors
    Joanna M Gaitens
    Healthy Housing Solutions, Inc, Columbia, Maryland 21044, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 117:461-7. 2009
    ..In 1999-2004, the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) collected dust lead (PbD) loading samples from the homes of children 12-60 months of age...
  8. doi request reprint An examination of interventions to reduce respiratory health and injury hazards in homes of low-income families
    Sherry L Dixon
    The National Center for Healthy Housing, 10320 Little Patuxent Parkway, Suite 500, Columbia, MD 21044, USA
    Environ Res 109:123-30. 2009
    ..A tailored healthy homes improvement package significantly improves self-reported respiratory health and safety, reduces respiratory health and injury hazards, and can be implemented in concert with a mobile clinical setting...
  9. pmc Linking public health, housing, and indoor environmental policy: successes and challenges at local and federal agencies in the United States
    David E Jacobs
    National Center for Healthy Housing, Columbia, Maryland 21044, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 115:976-82. 2007
    ..The U.S. experience shows that policymakers should adopt a prevention-oriented, comprehensive multi-disciplinary approach at all levels of government to prevent unhealthy buildings, houses, and communities...
  10. pmc Environmental health disparities in housing
    David E Jacobs
    National Center for Healthy Housing, Washington, DC, USA
    Am J Public Health 101:S115-22. 2011
    ..Yet the experience with childhood lead poisoning in the United States has shown that housing-related disparities can be reduced. Effective interventions should be implemented to reduce environmental health disparities related to housing...
  11. pmc Health outcomes and green renovation of affordable housing
    Jill Breysse
    National Center for Healthy Housing, Columbia, MD, USA
    Public Health Rep 126:64-75. 2011
    ..This study sought to determine whether renovating low-income housing using "green" and healthy principles improved resident health and building performance...
  12. ncbi request reprint Validation of a 20-year forecast of US childhood lead poisoning: Updated prospects for 2010
    David E Jacobs
    National Center for Healthy Housing, USA
    Environ Res 102:352-64. 2006
    ..Finally, combining housing and health data could be applied to forecasting other housing-related diseases and injuries...
  13. ncbi request reprint A qualitative review of housing hazard assessment protocols in the United States
    David E Jacobs
    National Center for Healthy Housing, Columbia, MD 21044, USA
    Environ Res 102:13-21. 2006
    ..Standardizing and validating such protocols can help move beyond the existing limited categorical approaches and will help improve both substandard housing quality and public health...

Research Grants1

  1. EVIDENCE-BASED PRACTICE: IMPLEMENTING HEALTHY HOMES INTERVENTIONS - 5001.6
    David Jacobs; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Project Narrative File(s) FileName MimeType 9786-Mandatory_Healthy_Homes_conference_ grant_application__3-2-08_final.pdf application/pdf Tracking Number: GRANT00427144 ..