Sherry Baron

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Body mass index, playing position, race, and the cardiovascular mortality of retired professional football players
    Sherry L Baron
    Surveillance Branch, Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Am J Cardiol 109:889-96. 2012
  2. pmc Partnerships for environmental and occupational justice: contributions to research, capacity and public health
    Sherry Baron
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4676 Columbia Parkway, R 17, Cincinnati, OH 45226, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:S517-25. 2009
  3. pmc Injuries in child laborers in the informal sector in Mexico City, Mexico, 1997
    Sherry L Baron
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, OH 45226, USA
    Public Health Rep 120:598-600. 2005
  4. doi request reprint Protecting home health care workers: a challenge to pandemic influenza preparedness planning
    Sherry Baron
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:S301-7. 2009
  5. pmc Workplace assaults on nursing assistants in US nursing homes: a multilevel analysis
    SangWoo Tak
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations, and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cincinnati, OH 45226, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:1938-45. 2010
  6. pmc The role for community-based participatory research in formulating policy initiatives: promoting safety and health for in-home care workers and their consumers
    Fang Gong
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:S531-8. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Pandemic influenza and farmworkers: the effects of employment, social, and economic factors
    Andrea L Steege
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cincinnati, OH 45226, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:S308-15. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Occupation as socioeconomic status or environmental exposure? A survey of practice among population-based cardiovascular studies in the United States
    Leslie A MacDonald
    Industrywide Studies Branch, Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations, and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226 1998, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 169:1411-21. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Associations of work hours with carotid intima-media thickness and ankle-brachial index: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA)
    Luenda E Charles
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, HELD BEB, MS L 4050, 1095 Willowdale Rd, Morgantown, WV 26505 2888, USA
    Occup Environ Med 69:713-20. 2012
  10. pmc Associations of occupation, job control and job demands with intima-media thickness: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA)
    Kaori Fujishiro
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluation, and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226, USA
    Occup Environ Med 68:319-26. 2011

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. doi request reprint Body mass index, playing position, race, and the cardiovascular mortality of retired professional football players
    Sherry L Baron
    Surveillance Branch, Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Am J Cardiol 109:889-96. 2012
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  2. pmc Partnerships for environmental and occupational justice: contributions to research, capacity and public health
    Sherry Baron
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4676 Columbia Parkway, R 17, Cincinnati, OH 45226, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:S517-25. 2009
    ..Our findings underscore the importance of community participation in developing effective, culturally sensitive interventions and emphasize the importance of systematic program planning and evaluation...
  3. pmc Injuries in child laborers in the informal sector in Mexico City, Mexico, 1997
    Sherry L Baron
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, OH 45226, USA
    Public Health Rep 120:598-600. 2005
  4. doi request reprint Protecting home health care workers: a challenge to pandemic influenza preparedness planning
    Sherry Baron
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:S301-7. 2009
    ..We summarize findings from a national stakeholder meeting, which highlighted the need to integrate home health care employers, workers, community advocates, and labor unions into the planning process...
  5. pmc Workplace assaults on nursing assistants in US nursing homes: a multilevel analysis
    SangWoo Tak
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations, and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cincinnati, OH 45226, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:1938-45. 2010
    ..We examined risk factors for injuries to nursing assistants from assaults by nursing home residents at both the individual and the organizational level...
  6. pmc The role for community-based participatory research in formulating policy initiatives: promoting safety and health for in-home care workers and their consumers
    Fang Gong
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:S531-8. 2009
    ..Results indicated that a strong community partnership, participation, and shared values contributed to successful formulation of policy initiatives...
  7. doi request reprint Pandemic influenza and farmworkers: the effects of employment, social, and economic factors
    Andrea L Steege
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cincinnati, OH 45226, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:S308-15. 2009
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Occupation as socioeconomic status or environmental exposure? A survey of practice among population-based cardiovascular studies in the United States
    Leslie A MacDonald
    Industrywide Studies Branch, Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations, and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226 1998, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 169:1411-21. 2009
    ..Existing data could be used more effectively to examine the contribution of work-related social and environmental conditions to the development of modifiable cardiovascular disease through multiple pathways...
  9. doi request reprint Associations of work hours with carotid intima-media thickness and ankle-brachial index: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA)
    Luenda E Charles
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, HELD BEB, MS L 4050, 1095 Willowdale Rd, Morgantown, WV 26505 2888, USA
    Occup Environ Med 69:713-20. 2012
    ..Long working hours may be associated with cardiovascular disease (CVD). The objective was to investigate cross-sectional associations of work hours with carotid intima-media thickness (CIMT) and ankle-brachial index (ABI)...
  10. pmc Associations of occupation, job control and job demands with intima-media thickness: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA)
    Kaori Fujishiro
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluation, and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226, USA
    Occup Environ Med 68:319-26. 2011
    ..This study examined associations between various occupational characteristics and carotid artery intima-media thickness (IMT) in a multi-ethnic sample...
  11. doi request reprint Racial and ethnic disparities in work-related injuries and socio-economic resources among nursing assistants employed in US nursing homes
    SangWoo Tak
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations, and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Am J Ind Med 53:951-9. 2010
    ..We aimed to estimate the proportion of nursing assistants (NAs) in the US with work-related injuries and insufficient socio-economic resources by race/ethnicity...
  12. doi request reprint Surveillance of occupational health disparities: challenges and opportunities
    KERRY SOUZA
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
    Am J Ind Med 53:84-94. 2010
    ..Identifying and reducing occupational health disparities is one of NIOSH's priority areas under the National Occupational Research Agenda (NORA)...
  13. doi request reprint Factorial invariance, scale reliability, and construct validity of the job control and job demands scales for immigrant workers: the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis
    Kaori Fujishiro
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, 4676 Columbia Pkwy R 15, Cincinnati, OH 45226, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 13:533-40. 2011
    ..For a better understanding of immigrants' job stress, the concept of job demands should be expanded and immigrants' expectations for job control explored...
  14. doi request reprint Influenza vaccination coverage among US nursing home nursing assistants: the role of working conditions
    Matthew Groenewold
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Alice Hamilton Laboratory, Cincinnati, OH 45226, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 13:85.e17-23. 2012
    ..To estimate influenza vaccination coverage among nursing assistants (NAs) working in US nursing homes, and to identify demographic and occupational predictors of vaccination status among NAs...
  15. doi request reprint Translating questionnaire items for a multi-lingual worker population: the iterative process of translation and cognitive interviews with English-, Spanish-, and Chinese-speaking workers
    Kaori Fujishiro
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluation, and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226, USA
    Am J Ind Med 53:194-203. 2010
    ..Developing multi-language questionnaire items is a complex process; however, very little has been documented in the literature...
  16. pmc Research and dissemination needs for ergonomics in agriculture
    Cheryl Fairfield Estill
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Public Health Rep 117:440-5. 2002
    ..The participants also presented ideas for disseminating information to farm owners and workers...
  17. ncbi request reprint Occupational health in Mexico
    Tania Carreon
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations and Field Studies, NIOSH, 4676 Columbia Parkway, Mailstop R 16, Cincinnati, OH 45226, USA
    Occup Med 17:437-53, iv. 2002
    ..This article concludes with a list of the new challenges for OSH in Mexico...
  18. pmc Formative research in occupational health and safety intervention for diverse, underserved worker populations: a homecare worker intervention project
    Fang Gong
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4676 Columbia Pkwy, MS R 17, Cincinnati, OH 45226, USA
    Public Health Rep 124:84-9. 2009
    ..Investigators conducted systematic formative research to gather information to guide intervention development...
  19. pmc Biomonitoring of chemical exposure among New York City firefighters responding to the World Trade Center fire and collapse
    Philip Edelman
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Environmental Health, Division of Laboratory Sciences, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 111:1906-11. 2003
    ..Biomonitoring was used to characterize firefighter exposure at the WTC disaster. Although some of the chemicals analyzed showed statistically significant differences, these differences were generally small...
  20. ncbi request reprint Physical and mental health symptoms among NYC transit workers seven and one-half months after the WTC attacks
    Loren C Tapp
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations, and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226, USA
    Am J Ind Med 47:475-83. 2005
    ..On September 11, 2001, 600-800 New York City transit (NYCT) workers were working near the World Trade Center (WTC) Towers. After the disaster, employees reported physical and mental health symptoms related to the event...