Julie S Townsend

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Health behaviors and cancer screening among Californians with a family history of cancer
    Julie S Townsend
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Genet Med 15:212-21. 2013
  2. pmc Evidence-based interventions and screening recommendations for colorectal cancer in comprehensive cancer control plans: a content analysis
    Julie S Townsend
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 6:A127. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Incidence of testicular cancer in the United States, 1999-2004
    Julie S Townsend
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Am J Mens Health 4:353-60. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Targeting children through school-based education and policy strategies: comprehensive cancer control activities in melanoma prevention
    Julie S Townsend
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 65:S104-13. 2011
  5. pmc Persistent cigarette smoking and other tobacco use after a tobacco-related cancer diagnosis
    J Michael Underwood
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    J Cancer Surviv 6:333-44. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Racial and regional disparities in lung cancer incidence
    J Michael Underwood
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Cancer 118:1910-8. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Surveillance of demographic characteristics and health behaviors among adult cancer survivors--Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System, United States, 2009
    J Michael Underwood
    CDC, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    MMWR Surveill Summ 61:1-23. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Cancer screening and history of sexual violence victimization among U.S. adults
    Lisa C Watson-Johnson
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotions, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 21:17-25. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Use of Evidence-Based Practices and Resources Among Comprehensive Cancer Control Programs
    C Brooke Steele
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control Dr Steele, Ms Townsend, and Ms Fonseka, Division of Population Health Ms Stockmyer, and Division of Blood Disorders Dr Richardson, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia and Health and Analytics Group, Battelle Memorial Institute, Columbus, Ohio Drs Rose and Chovnick
    J Public Health Manag Pract 21:441-8. 2015
  10. ncbi request reprint Use of 2001-2002 Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System data to characterize cancer survivors in North Carolina
    Lisa C Richardson
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway NE, Mailstop K 55, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    N C Med J 72:20-7. 2011

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. pmc Health behaviors and cancer screening among Californians with a family history of cancer
    Julie S Townsend
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Genet Med 15:212-21. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare health behaviors and cancer screening among Californians with and without a family history of cancer...
  2. pmc Evidence-based interventions and screening recommendations for colorectal cancer in comprehensive cancer control plans: a content analysis
    Julie S Townsend
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 6:A127. 2009
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  3. doi request reprint Incidence of testicular cancer in the United States, 1999-2004
    Julie S Townsend
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Am J Mens Health 4:353-60. 2010
    ..Monitoring incidence rates for rare cancers by race/ethnicity has improved with national population-based cancer registry coverage. Disparities in diagnosis stage have implications for effective treatment of TGCTs...
  4. doi request reprint Targeting children through school-based education and policy strategies: comprehensive cancer control activities in melanoma prevention
    Julie S Townsend
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 65:S104-13. 2011
    ..Primary school-based educational strategies are proven interventions to raise children's awareness and knowledge about sun safety...
  5. pmc Persistent cigarette smoking and other tobacco use after a tobacco-related cancer diagnosis
    J Michael Underwood
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    J Cancer Surviv 6:333-44. 2012
    ..These risks may be even higher among tobacco-related cancer survivors (TRCS). We describe tobacco use behaviors among TRCS, other cancer survivors, and people without a history of cancer...
  6. doi request reprint Racial and regional disparities in lung cancer incidence
    J Michael Underwood
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Cancer 118:1910-8. 2012
    ..We examined data from 2004 to 2006 for lung cancer incidence rates by demographics, including race and geographic region, to identify potential health disparities...
  7. ncbi request reprint Surveillance of demographic characteristics and health behaviors among adult cancer survivors--Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System, United States, 2009
    J Michael Underwood
    CDC, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    MMWR Surveill Summ 61:1-23. 2012
    ..Using data from the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), this report provides a descriptive state-level assessment of demographic characteristics and health behaviors among cancer survivors aged ≥18 years...
  8. doi request reprint Cancer screening and history of sexual violence victimization among U.S. adults
    Lisa C Watson-Johnson
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotions, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 21:17-25. 2012
    ..Little is known about the effect a history of sexual violence (SV) victimization has on the likelihood of reporting screening tests for cancer. This study investigates the association between SV victimization and cancer screening behaviors...
  9. doi request reprint Use of Evidence-Based Practices and Resources Among Comprehensive Cancer Control Programs
    C Brooke Steele
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control Dr Steele, Ms Townsend, and Ms Fonseka, Division of Population Health Ms Stockmyer, and Division of Blood Disorders Dr Richardson, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia and Health and Analytics Group, Battelle Memorial Institute, Columbus, Ohio Drs Rose and Chovnick
    J Public Health Manag Pract 21:441-8. 2015
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Use of 2001-2002 Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System data to characterize cancer survivors in North Carolina
    Lisa C Richardson
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway NE, Mailstop K 55, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    N C Med J 72:20-7. 2011
    ..We used Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS) data to examine demographic characteristics, health status, quality of life, and preventive health behaviors among adult cancer survivors in North Carolina...
  11. doi request reprint Comprehensive Cancer Control Partners' Use of and Attitudes About Evidence-Based Practices
    C Brooke Steele
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway NE, Mail Stop F 76, Chamblee Building No 107, 4th Floor, Atlanta, GA 30341 Email
    Prev Chronic Dis 12:E113. 2015
    ..However, the extent of EBP use among awardees and their partners is not well understood...
  12. pmc Health behaviors and quality of life among colorectal cancer survivors
    Elizabeth A Rohan
    From the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Chamblee, Georgia
    J Natl Compr Canc Netw 13:297-302. 2015
    ..To examine, at the population level, health behaviors, comorbidities, and health-related quality of life among colorectal cancer (CRC) survivors compared with other cancer survivors and persons without cancer...
  13. pmc Physician visits and preventive care among Asian American and Pacific Islander long-term survivors of colorectal cancer, USA, 1996-2006
    C Brooke Steele
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Cancer Surviv 8:70-9. 2014
    ..We describe patterns in receipt of preventive services among API long-term colorectal cancer (CRC) survivors...
  14. doi request reprint Comprehensive cancer control programs and coalitions: partnering to launch successful colorectal cancer screening initiatives
    Laura C Seeff
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 21:2023-31. 2010
    ..This paper summarizes several national initiatives and features several Comprehensive Cancer Control Program colorectal cancer control successes...
  15. doi request reprint Adherence of Primary Care Physicians to Evidence-Based Recommendations to Reduce Ovarian Cancer Mortality
    Sherri L Stewart
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 25:235-41. 2016
    ..Expansion of these efforts to all populations may help improve adherence to recommendations and reduce ovarian cancer mortality. ..