Rachel Morello-Frosch

Summary

Affiliation: Brown University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The environmental "riskscape" and social inequality: implications for explaining maternal and child health disparities
    Rachel Morello-Frosch
    Center for Environmental Studies and Department of Community Health, School of Medicine, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 114:1150-3. 2006
  2. pmc Separate and unequal: residential segregation and estimated cancer risks associated with ambient air toxics in U.S. metropolitan areas
    Rachel Morello-Frosch
    Department of Community Health, School of Medicine, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02912 1943, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 114:386-93. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint The riskscape and the color line: examining the role of segregation in environmental health disparities
    Rachel Morello-Frosch
    Department of Community Health, Center for Environmental Studies, School of Medicine, Brown University, Box 1943, 135 Angell Street, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Environ Res 102:181-96. 2006
  4. doi request reprint Our environment, our health: a community-based participatory environmental health survey in Richmond, California
    Alison Cohen
    Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
    Health Educ Behav 39:198-209. 2012
  5. pmc Measuring the success of community science: the northern California Household Exposure Study
    Phil Brown
    Department of Sociology and Center for Environmental Studies, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 120:326-31. 2012
  6. pmc Pollution comes home and gets personal: women's experience of household chemical exposure
    Rebecca Gasior Altman
    Department of Sociology, Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 49:417-35. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Embodied health movements: new approaches to social movements in health
    Phil Brown
    Department of Sociology, Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Sociol Health Illn 26:50-80. 2004
  8. pmc Environmental justice and regional inequality in southern California: implications for future research
    Rachel Morello-Frosch
    College of Health and Human Services, San Francisco State University, Sat Francisco, California, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 110:149-54. 2002
  9. pmc Disentangling the exposure experience: the roles of community context and report-back of environmental exposure data
    Crystal Adams
    Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 52:180-96. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Workshop summary: connecting social and environmental factors to measure and track environmental health disparities
    Devon Payne-Sturges
    Office of Children s Health Protection, US Environmental Protection Agency, Ariel Rios Bldg, MC 1107A, 1200 Pennsylvania Ave, NW, Washington, DC 20460, USA
    Environ Res 102:146-53. 2006

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Publications11

  1. pmc The environmental "riskscape" and social inequality: implications for explaining maternal and child health disparities
    Rachel Morello-Frosch
    Center for Environmental Studies and Department of Community Health, School of Medicine, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 114:1150-3. 2006
    ..Research indicates that the double jeopardy of exposure to environmental hazards combined with place-based stressors is associated with maternal and child health (MCH) disparities...
  2. pmc Separate and unequal: residential segregation and estimated cancer risks associated with ambient air toxics in U.S. metropolitan areas
    Rachel Morello-Frosch
    Department of Community Health, School of Medicine, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02912 1943, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 114:386-93. 2006
    ..32; 95% CI, 1.16-1.51). Results suggest that disparities associated with ambient air toxics are affected by segregation and that these exposures may have health significance for populations across racial lines...
  3. ncbi request reprint The riskscape and the color line: examining the role of segregation in environmental health disparities
    Rachel Morello-Frosch
    Department of Community Health, Center for Environmental Studies, School of Medicine, Brown University, Box 1943, 135 Angell Street, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Environ Res 102:181-96. 2006
    ..We conclude with a discussion of the research and policy implications of understanding how racial residential segregation impacts environmental health disparities...
  4. doi request reprint Our environment, our health: a community-based participatory environmental health survey in Richmond, California
    Alison Cohen
    Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
    Health Educ Behav 39:198-209. 2012
    ....
  5. pmc Measuring the success of community science: the northern California Household Exposure Study
    Phil Brown
    Department of Sociology and Center for Environmental Studies, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 120:326-31. 2012
    ..Peer-reviewed publication and clinical health outcomes alone are inadequate criteria to judge the success of projects in meeting these goals; therefore, new strategies for evaluating success are needed...
  6. pmc Pollution comes home and gets personal: women's experience of household chemical exposure
    Rebecca Gasior Altman
    Department of Sociology, Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 49:417-35. 2008
    ..Our findings raise the importance of reporting even uncertain science and underscore the value of a community-based reporting strategy..
  7. ncbi request reprint Embodied health movements: new approaches to social movements in health
    Phil Brown
    Department of Sociology, Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Sociol Health Illn 26:50-80. 2004
    ..This article employs various elements of social movement theory to offer an approach to understanding embodied health movements, and provides a capsule example of one such movement, the environmental breast cancer movement...
  8. pmc Environmental justice and regional inequality in southern California: implications for future research
    Rachel Morello-Frosch
    College of Health and Human Services, San Francisco State University, Sat Francisco, California, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 110:149-54. 2002
    ..The authors propose a political economy and social inequality framework to guide future research that could better elucidate the origins of environmental inequality and reasons for its persistence...
  9. pmc Disentangling the exposure experience: the roles of community context and report-back of environmental exposure data
    Crystal Adams
    Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 52:180-96. 2011
    ..It also shows that to support policy development and/or social change, community-based participatory research efforts must attend to participants' understanding of science...
  10. ncbi request reprint Workshop summary: connecting social and environmental factors to measure and track environmental health disparities
    Devon Payne-Sturges
    Office of Children s Health Protection, US Environmental Protection Agency, Ariel Rios Bldg, MC 1107A, 1200 Pennsylvania Ave, NW, Washington, DC 20460, USA
    Environ Res 102:146-53. 2006
    ....
  11. pmc Improving disclosure and consent: "is it safe?": new ethics for reporting personal exposures to environmental chemicals
    Julia Green Brody
    Silent Spring Institute, Newton, MA 0245, USA
    Am J Public Health 97:1547-54. 2007
    ..Our discussion is informed by our experience with 120 women in a study of 89 pollutants in homes and by interviews with other researchers and institutional review board staff...