L Strunin

Summary

Affiliation: Boston University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Parental monitoring and alcohol use among Mexican students
    Lee Strunin
    Department of Community Health Sciences, Boston University School of Public Health, 801 Massachusetts Ave, Boston, MA 02118, USA Electronic address
    Addict Behav 38:2601-6. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Preventing cancer: a community-based program for youths in public housing
    Lee Strunin
    Department of Community Health Sciences, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02118 2605, USA
    J Adolesc Health 52:S83-8. 2013
  3. pmc The GirlStars program: challenges to recruitment and retention in a physical activity and health education program for adolescent girls living in public housing
    Lee Strunin
    Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 7:A42. 2010
  4. pmc Country of origin, age of drinking onset, and drinking patterns among Mexican American young adults
    Lee Strunin
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Boston University School of Public Health, 715 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 91:134-40. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint The workers' compensation system: worker friend or foe?
    Lee Strunin
    Social and Behavioral Sciences Department, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02118 2394, USA
    Am J Ind Med 45:338-45. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Family consequences of chronic back pain
    Lee Strunin
    Social and Behavioral Sciences Department, School of Public Health, Boston University, 715 Albany Street, TW2, Boston, MA 02118 2526, USA
    Soc Sci Med 58:1385-93. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Cultural identification and alcohol use among "Black" adolescents
    L Strunin
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Boston University School of Public Health, Massachusetts 02118 2526, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 36:2025-41. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Assessing alcohol consumption: developments from qualitative research methods
    L Strunin
    Social and Behavioral Sciences Department, Boston University School of Public Health, MA 02118 2526, USA
    Soc Sci Med 53:215-26. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Paths of reentry: employment experiences of injured workers
    L Strunin
    Social and Behavioral Sciences Department, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Am J Ind Med 38:373-84. 2000
  10. ncbi request reprint Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome transmission: changes in knowledge and behaviors among teenagers, Massachusetts statewide surveys, 1986 to 1988
    R Hingson
    Boston University School of Public Health, MA 02118
    Pediatrics 85:24-9. 1990

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Publications15

  1. pmc Parental monitoring and alcohol use among Mexican students
    Lee Strunin
    Department of Community Health Sciences, Boston University School of Public Health, 801 Massachusetts Ave, Boston, MA 02118, USA Electronic address
    Addict Behav 38:2601-6. 2013
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  2. doi request reprint Preventing cancer: a community-based program for youths in public housing
    Lee Strunin
    Department of Community Health Sciences, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02118 2605, USA
    J Adolesc Health 52:S83-8. 2013
    ..Such programs have the potential to engage adolescent males living in public housing in activities that reduce cancer-related behaviors and increase protective behaviors...
  3. pmc The GirlStars program: challenges to recruitment and retention in a physical activity and health education program for adolescent girls living in public housing
    Lee Strunin
    Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 7:A42. 2010
    ..After-school programs can reduce high-risk behaviors and strengthen schools, families, and communities...
  4. pmc Country of origin, age of drinking onset, and drinking patterns among Mexican American young adults
    Lee Strunin
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Boston University School of Public Health, 715 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 91:134-40. 2007
    ..While findings suggest that being foreign born may be protective, further research on social and cultural factors impacting drinking onset and related outcomes among young Mexican Americans may help inform prevention efforts...
  5. ncbi request reprint The workers' compensation system: worker friend or foe?
    Lee Strunin
    Social and Behavioral Sciences Department, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02118 2394, USA
    Am J Ind Med 45:338-45. 2004
    ..This study determines both similarities and differences in how workers experience their interactions with the workers' compensation systems in Florida and Wisconsin...
  6. ncbi request reprint Family consequences of chronic back pain
    Lee Strunin
    Social and Behavioral Sciences Department, School of Public Health, Boston University, 715 Albany Street, TW2, Boston, MA 02118 2526, USA
    Soc Sci Med 58:1385-93. 2004
    ..Moreover, they suggest that attention should be focused on social structural factors such as the provision of medical services and social support to reduce the impact of chronic back pain on family members...
  7. ncbi request reprint Cultural identification and alcohol use among "Black" adolescents
    L Strunin
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Boston University School of Public Health, Massachusetts 02118 2526, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 36:2025-41. 2001
    ..Sociocultural factors, context and the basis of drinking need to be addressed in programs for youth...
  8. ncbi request reprint Assessing alcohol consumption: developments from qualitative research methods
    L Strunin
    Social and Behavioral Sciences Department, Boston University School of Public Health, MA 02118 2526, USA
    Soc Sci Med 53:215-26. 2001
    ..Strategies are suggested for improving the methodology used to assess drinking patterns among adolescents...
  9. ncbi request reprint Paths of reentry: employment experiences of injured workers
    L Strunin
    Social and Behavioral Sciences Department, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Am J Ind Med 38:373-84. 2000
    ..An injury at work can result in a change in jobs or employers, unemployment, or withdrawal from the labor force. Substantial life changes can occur, often mediated by the initial attempt to return to employment...
  10. ncbi request reprint Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome transmission: changes in knowledge and behaviors among teenagers, Massachusetts statewide surveys, 1986 to 1988
    R Hingson
    Boston University School of Public Health, MA 02118
    Pediatrics 85:24-9. 1990
    ..Teenagers who had spoken to physicians about AIDS were much more likely to have adopted condom use to avoid HIV exposure. However, although 80% of adolescents saw a physician in the past year, only 13% were counseled about AIDS...
  11. ncbi request reprint Whither bedside teaching? A focus-group study of clinical teachers
    Subha Ramani
    Department of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine and Boston Medical Center, MA 02118, USA
    Acad Med 78:384-90. 2003
    ..This study explored faculty's perceptions of the barriers to and their strategies for increasing and improving bedside teaching...
  12. doi request reprint Why might adverse childhood experiences lead to underage drinking among US youth? Findings from an emergency department-based qualitative pilot study
    Emily F Rothman
    Department of Community Health Sciences, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 45:2281-90. 2010
    ..Study limitations are noted and future research is suggested...
  13. pmc Using resident health advocates to improve public health screening and follow-up among public housing residents, Boston, 2007-2008
    Jo Anna Rorie
    Department of Community Health Sciences, Boston University School of Public Health, 801 Massachusetts Ave 442, Boston, MA 02118 2526, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 8:A15. 2011
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  14. ncbi request reprint Alcohol, drugs, and adolescent sexual behavior
    L Strunin
    School of Public Health, Boston University, Massachusetts
    Int J Addict 27:129-46. 1992
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint Understanding rehospitalization risk: can hospital discharge be modified to reduce recurrent hospitalization?
    Lee Strunin
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Hosp Med 2:297-304. 2007
    ..A high rate of unnecessary rehospitalization has been shown to be related to a poorly managed discharge processes...

Research Grants1

  1. Alcohol-Related Risk and Protective Factors among Mexican Students
    Lee Strunin; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..It also addresses the drinking behaviors of young people at the age at which periodic or high-risk drinking is greatest as well as factors that allow some young adults to discontinue harmful drinking patterns. ..