M E Northridge

Summary

Affiliation: Columbia University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Environmental equity and health: understanding complexity and moving forward
    Mary E Northridge
    Harlem Health Promotion Center, Department of Sociomedical Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York City 10032, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:209-14. 2003
  2. doi request reprint The importance of location for tobacco cessation: rural-urban disparities in quit success in underserved West Virginia Counties
    Mary E Northridge
    Department of Sociomedical Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health at Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Rural Health 24:106-15. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Toward a smoke-free Harlem: engaging families, agencies, and community-based programs
    Mary E Northridge
    Department of Sociomedical Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, and Department of Pediatrics, Harlem Hospital Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 20:107-21. 2009
  4. pmc Back injury in municipal workers: a case-control study
    A H Myers
    Harlem Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Public Health 89:1036-41. 1999
  5. pmc Diesel exhaust exposure among adolescents in Harlem: a community-driven study
    M E Northridge
    Harlem Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Public Health 89:998-1002. 1999
  6. ncbi request reprint A multilevel analysis of income inequality and cardiovascular disease risk factors
    A V Diez-Roux
    Division of General Medicine, Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, USA
    Soc Sci Med 50:673-87. 2000
  7. pmc Prevalence and social correlates of cardiovascular disease risk factors in Harlem
    A V Diez-Roux
    Division of General Medicine, Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons, USA
    Am J Public Health 89:302-7. 1999
  8. ncbi request reprint Oral health and health care for older adults: a spatial approach for addressing disparities and planning services
    Luisa N Borrell
    Assistant Professor, Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, USA
    Spec Care Dentist 26:252-6. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint More than heights and weights: what parents of urban adolescents want from health care providers
    Alwyn T Cohall
    Harlem Health Promotion Center, Heilbrunn Department of Population and Family Health, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, New York 10027, USA
    J Adolesc Health 34:258-61. 2004
  10. pmc ElderSmile: A comprehensive approach to improving oral health for seniors
    Stephen Marshall
    Columbia University College of Dental Medicine, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:595-9. 2009

Detail Information

Publications27

  1. pmc Environmental equity and health: understanding complexity and moving forward
    Mary E Northridge
    Harlem Health Promotion Center, Department of Sociomedical Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York City 10032, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:209-14. 2003
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  2. doi request reprint The importance of location for tobacco cessation: rural-urban disparities in quit success in underserved West Virginia Counties
    Mary E Northridge
    Department of Sociomedical Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health at Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Rural Health 24:106-15. 2008
    ..Rural populations, including Appalachian adults, have been historically underserved by tobacco control programs and policies and little is known about their effectiveness...
  3. doi request reprint Toward a smoke-free Harlem: engaging families, agencies, and community-based programs
    Mary E Northridge
    Department of Sociomedical Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, and Department of Pediatrics, Harlem Hospital Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 20:107-21. 2009
    ..The Harlem Smoke-Free Home Campaign was launched in October 2007 based in part on these findings...
  4. pmc Back injury in municipal workers: a case-control study
    A H Myers
    Harlem Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Public Health 89:1036-41. 1999
    ..The purpose of this study was to identify factors associated with acute low back injury among municipal employees of a large city...
  5. pmc Diesel exhaust exposure among adolescents in Harlem: a community-driven study
    M E Northridge
    Harlem Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Public Health 89:998-1002. 1999
    ..This study sought individual-level data on diesel exhaust exposure and lung function among adolescents in Harlem as part of a community-driven research agenda...
  6. ncbi request reprint A multilevel analysis of income inequality and cardiovascular disease risk factors
    A V Diez-Roux
    Division of General Medicine, Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, USA
    Soc Sci Med 50:673-87. 2000
    ..Although not conclusive, findings for three of the four risk factors are suggestive of a contextual effect of income inequality, particularly among persons with lower incomes...
  7. pmc Prevalence and social correlates of cardiovascular disease risk factors in Harlem
    A V Diez-Roux
    Division of General Medicine, Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons, USA
    Am J Public Health 89:302-7. 1999
    ..This study examined the prevalence, social correlates, and clustering of cardiovascular disease risk factors in a predominantly Black, poor, urban community...
  8. ncbi request reprint Oral health and health care for older adults: a spatial approach for addressing disparities and planning services
    Luisa N Borrell
    Assistant Professor, Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, USA
    Spec Care Dentist 26:252-6. 2006
    ..By presenting multiple layers of local information juxtaposed, GIS can help provide directions for planning oral health service delivery for seniors...
  9. ncbi request reprint More than heights and weights: what parents of urban adolescents want from health care providers
    Alwyn T Cohall
    Harlem Health Promotion Center, Heilbrunn Department of Population and Family Health, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, New York 10027, USA
    J Adolesc Health 34:258-61. 2004
    ..Although participating parents wanted health care providers to counsel their adolescents on sensitive health issues, their desires and expectations were rarely met...
  10. pmc ElderSmile: A comprehensive approach to improving oral health for seniors
    Stephen Marshall
    Columbia University College of Dental Medicine, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:595-9. 2009
    ..Preliminary results indicate substantial unmet dental needs in this largely Hispanic and Black elderly population...
  11. pmc On the front lines: an environmental asthma intervention in New York City
    Patrick L Kinney
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health, 60 Haven Ave, B 1, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:24-6. 2002
    ..Although the intervention phase of the present study is not yet complete, timely reporting of our field experiences may prove useful to other groups engaged in environmental intervention trials in urban communities...
  12. pmc Lack of oral health care for adults in Harlem: a hidden crisis
    Georgina P Zabos
    School of Dental and Oral Surgery, Division of Community Health, Columbia University, 154 Haven Ave, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:49-52. 2002
    ..We sought here to determine the prevalence of oral health complaints among Harlem adults by measures of social class, as well as their access to oral health care...
  13. pmc Overlooked and underserved in Harlem: a population-based survey of adults with asthma
    Mary E Northridge
    Department of Sociomedical Sciences and the Harlem Health Promotion Center, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 110:217-20. 2002
    ..Key priorities are to determine which community education, prevention, and promotion programs are most effective and will best serve Harlem adults...
  14. pmc Childhood asthma and extreme values of body mass index: the Harlem Children's Zone Asthma Initiative
    Helen L Kwon
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 722 W 168th Street, 7th Floor, New York, NY, 10032, USA
    J Urban Health 83:421-33. 2006
    ..Early interventions that concomitantly address asthma and weight gain are needed among pre-school and school-aged children...
  15. pmc A joint urban planning and public health framework: contributions to health impact assessment
    Mary E Northridge
    Harlem Health Promotion Center, Department of Sociomedical Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:118-21. 2003
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  16. pmc Sorting out the connections between the built environment and health: a conceptual framework for navigating pathways and planning healthy cities
    Mary E Northridge
    Department of Sociomedical Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    J Urban Health 80:556-68. 2003
    ..We contend that to plan for healthy cities, we need to reinvigorate the historic link between urban planning and public health, and thereby conduct informed science to better guide effective public policy...
  17. pmc Reconnecting the mouth to the body of public health
    Mary E Northridge
    Am J Public Health 98:S81. 2008
  18. ncbi request reprint Perspectives from the front lines of tobacco control
    Barri Burrus
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 17:124-42. 2006
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  19. ncbi request reprint A life course approach to preventing and treating oral disease
    Mary E Northridge
    Soz Praventivmed 49:299-300. 2004
  20. ncbi request reprint Social determinants of health: implications for environmental health promotion
    Amy Schulz
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, University of Michigan, School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Health Educ Behav 31:455-71. 2004
    ..Finally, they recommend moving beyond environmental remediation strategies toward environmental health promotion efforts that are sustainable and explicitly designed to reduce social, environmental, and health inequalities...
  21. ncbi request reprint Advancing population health in the Harlem Children's Zone Project
    Mary E Northridge
    Soz Praventivmed 47:201-2. 2002
  22. ncbi request reprint Accounting for diversity and holding governments accountable: incorporating ethnicity into local health surveys and public health surveillance systems
    Mary E Northridge
    Soz Praventivmed 48:211-3. 2003
  23. ncbi request reprint Oral health is the measure of a just society
    Henrie M Treadwell
    National Center for Primary Care at Morehouse School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 18:12-20. 2007
    ..Here we champion the need for a national health plan that includes oral health care to promote social justice and oral health for all...
  24. pmc Housing and health
    Mary E Northridge
    Am J Public Health 92:701. 2002
  25. pmc Who are we?
    Mary E Northridge
    Am J Public Health 98:S59. 2008
  26. pmc Partnering to advance public health: making a difference through government, community, business, and academic vocations
    Mary E Northridge
    Am J Public Health 93:1205-6. 2003
  27. pmc HIV returns
    Mary E Northridge
    Am J Public Health 93:860. 2003