Margie Skeer

Summary

Affiliation: Boston University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The descriptive epidemiology of local restaurant smoking regulations in Massachusetts: an analysis of the protection of restaurant customers and workers
    M Skeer
    Boston University School of Public Health, Social and Behavioral Sciences Department, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Tob Control 12:221-6. 2003
  2. pmc Town-level characteristics and smoking policy adoption in Massachusetts: are local restaurant smoking regulations fostering disparities in health protection?
    Margie Skeer
    Social and Behavioral Sciences Department, Boston University School of Public Health, MA 02118, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:286-92. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Smoking in Boston bars before and after a 100% smoke-free regulation: an assessment of early compliance
    Margie Skeer
    Social and Behavioral Sciences Department, Boston University School of Public Health, MA 02118, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 10:501-7. 2004
  4. pmc Health system and personal barriers resulting in decreased utilization of HIV and STD testing services among at-risk black men who have sex with men in Massachusetts
    Matthew J Mimiaga
    The Fenway Institute, Fenway Health, Boston, MA 02119, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 23:825-35. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Problematic alcohol use and HIV risk among Black men who have sex with men in Massachusetts
    Sari L Reisner
    Fenway Health, The Fenway Institute, 1340 Boylston Street, 8th Floor, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    AIDS Care 22:577-87. 2010
  6. pmc Beyond anal sex: sexual practices associated with HIV risk reduction among men who have sex with men in Boston, Massachusetts
    Sari L Reisner
    The Fenway Institute, Fenway Community Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02119, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 23:545-50. 2009
  7. pmc Moderate levels of depression predict sexual transmission risk in HIV-infected MSM: a longitudinal analysis of data from six sites involved in a "prevention for positives" study
    CONALL O'CLEIRIGH
    Department of Psychiatry, Behavioral Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 1 Bowdoin Square, 7th Floor, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    AIDS Behav 17:1764-9. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Clinically significant depressive symptoms as a risk factor for HIV infection among black MSM in Massachusetts
    Sari L Reisner
    The Fenway Institute, Fenway Health, 1340 Boylston Street, 8th Floor, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    AIDS Behav 13:798-810. 2009
  9. pmc Sexually transmitted disease (STD) diagnoses and mental health disparities among women who have sex with women screened at an urban community health center, Boston, MA, 2007
    Sari L Reisner
    The Fenway Institute, Fenway Health, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 37:5-12. 2010
  10. pmc Functional impairment and health care utilization among HIV-infected men who have sex with men: the relationship with depression and post-traumatic stress
    CONALL O'CLEIRIGH
    Fenway Health, Boston, MA, USA
    J Behav Med 32:466-77. 2009

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. pmc The descriptive epidemiology of local restaurant smoking regulations in Massachusetts: an analysis of the protection of restaurant customers and workers
    M Skeer
    Boston University School of Public Health, Social and Behavioral Sciences Department, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Tob Control 12:221-6. 2003
    ..To describe the range of restaurant smoking regulations in the 351 cities and towns in Massachusetts, and to analyse the level of protection from secondhand smoke exposure guaranteed by these regulations...
  2. pmc Town-level characteristics and smoking policy adoption in Massachusetts: are local restaurant smoking regulations fostering disparities in health protection?
    Margie Skeer
    Social and Behavioral Sciences Department, Boston University School of Public Health, MA 02118, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:286-92. 2004
    ..We identified and quantified differences in sociodemographic characteristics of communities relative to the strength of local restaurant smoking regulations in Massachusetts...
  3. ncbi request reprint Smoking in Boston bars before and after a 100% smoke-free regulation: an assessment of early compliance
    Margie Skeer
    Social and Behavioral Sciences Department, Boston University School of Public Health, MA 02118, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 10:501-7. 2004
    ..Therefore, with proper time and preparation, public health practitioners can change social norms before a ban goes into effect and can implement smoke-free policies smoothly and with immediate compliance...
  4. pmc Health system and personal barriers resulting in decreased utilization of HIV and STD testing services among at-risk black men who have sex with men in Massachusetts
    Matthew J Mimiaga
    The Fenway Institute, Fenway Health, Boston, MA 02119, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 23:825-35. 2009
    ..Additional provider training is warranted to educate HCPs about the specific health care needs of Black MSM, in order to facilitate access to timely, culturally competent HIV and STD testing and treatment services for this population...
  5. doi request reprint Problematic alcohol use and HIV risk among Black men who have sex with men in Massachusetts
    Sari L Reisner
    Fenway Health, The Fenway Institute, 1340 Boylston Street, 8th Floor, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    AIDS Care 22:577-87. 2010
    ..HIV prevention interventions with Black MSM may benefit from incorporating screening and/or treatment for alcohol problems, as well as screening for co-morbid depressive symptoms...
  6. pmc Beyond anal sex: sexual practices associated with HIV risk reduction among men who have sex with men in Boston, Massachusetts
    Sari L Reisner
    The Fenway Institute, Fenway Community Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02119, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 23:545-50. 2009
    ..12; p < 0.05) in the previous 12 months. Identifying and understanding such factors associated with risk reduction behaviors may be important to consider in designing effective prevention interventions to promote sexual health for MSM...
  7. pmc Moderate levels of depression predict sexual transmission risk in HIV-infected MSM: a longitudinal analysis of data from six sites involved in a "prevention for positives" study
    CONALL O'CLEIRIGH
    Department of Psychiatry, Behavioral Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 1 Bowdoin Square, 7th Floor, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    AIDS Behav 17:1764-9. 2013
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  8. doi request reprint Clinically significant depressive symptoms as a risk factor for HIV infection among black MSM in Massachusetts
    Sari L Reisner
    The Fenway Institute, Fenway Health, 1340 Boylston Street, 8th Floor, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    AIDS Behav 13:798-810. 2009
    ..HIV prevention interventions for Black MSM may benefit from incorporating screening and/or treatment for depression, allowing MSM who are depressed to respond more effectively to behavioral change approaches...
  9. pmc Sexually transmitted disease (STD) diagnoses and mental health disparities among women who have sex with women screened at an urban community health center, Boston, MA, 2007
    Sari L Reisner
    The Fenway Institute, Fenway Health, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 37:5-12. 2010
    ..However, there remains a dearth of research exploring these indicators alongside sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) and WSW sexual health...
  10. pmc Functional impairment and health care utilization among HIV-infected men who have sex with men: the relationship with depression and post-traumatic stress
    CONALL O'CLEIRIGH
    Fenway Health, Boston, MA, USA
    J Behav Med 32:466-77. 2009
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  11. ncbi request reprint The effects on smokers of Boston's smoke-free bar ordinance: a longitudinal analysis of changes in compliance, patronage, policy support, and smoking at home
    Lois Biener
    Center for Survey Research, University of Massachusetts, Boston, MA 02125, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 13:630-6. 2007
    ..We prospectively examined effects of the implementation of a smoking ban in bars on Boston, Massachusetts, smokers...
  12. pmc Project enhance: a randomized controlled trial of an individualized HIV prevention intervention for HIV-infected men who have sex with men conducted in a primary care setting
    Steven A Safren
    Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Health Psychol 32:171-9. 2013
    ..S. living with HIV and have the greatest number of new infections. This study was designed to test a brief, culturally relevant prevention intervention for HIV-infected MSM, which could be integrated into HIV care...
  13. ncbi request reprint Secondhand smoke exposure in the workplace
    Margie Skeer
    Social and Behavioral Sciences Department, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Am J Prev Med 28:331-7. 2005
    ..Currently, there is little understanding of the relationship between the strength of workplace smoking policies and the likelihood and duration, not just the likelihood, of exposure to secondhand smoke at work...
  14. pmc A review of HIV antiretroviral adherence and intervention studies among HIV-infected youth
    Sari L Reisner
    Fenway Institute, Fenway Community Health, Boston, MA 02119, USA
    Top HIV Med 17:14-25. 2009
    ..Secondary HIV prevention interventions for youth represent a possible mode through which to deliver individually tailored adherence skill building and counseling to improve medication adherence...
  15. pmc Exposure to secondhand smoke and excess lung cancer mortality risk among workers in the "5 B's": bars, bowling alleys, billiard halls, betting establishments, and bingo parlours
    M Siegel
    Boston University School of Public Health, Social and Behavioral Sciences Department, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Tob Control 12:333-8. 2003
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  16. doi request reprint Differential HIV risk behavior among men who have sex with men seeking health-related mobile van services at diverse gay-specific venues
    Sari L Reisner
    The Fenway Institute, Fenway Community Health, 7 Haviland Street, Boston, MA 02115 2683, USA
    AIDS Behav 13:822-31. 2009
    ..Differentiating risk behavior by venue type provides valuable information with which to effectively target interventions to reach MSM at greatest risk...
  17. pmc A prospective study of familial conflict, psychological stress, and the development of substance use disorders in adolescence
    Margie Skeer
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 104:65-72. 2009
    ..Evidence for this is largely based on cross-sectional studies which have been unable to establish the temporality of this association and investigate underlying pathways...
  18. pmc Which HIV-infected men who have sex with men in care are engaging in risky sex and acquiring sexually transmitted infections: findings from a Boston community health centre
    K H Mayer
    The Fenway Institute, Fenway Health, 1340 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Sex Transm Infect 86:66-70. 2010
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