Cam Escoffery

Summary

Affiliation: Emory University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Internet use for health information among college students
    Cam Escoffery
    Rollins School of Public Health, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    J Am Coll Health 53:183-8. 2005
  2. pmc Formative research on creating smoke-free homes in rural communities
    Cam Escoffery
    Department of Behavioral Sciences ealth Education, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Health Educ Res 24:76-86. 2009
  3. pmc A qualitative examination of the role of small, rural worksites in obesity prevention
    Cam Escoffery
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, 1518 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 8:A75. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Development and process evaluation of a web-based smoking cessation program for college smokers: innovative tool for education
    Cam Escoffery
    Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, 1525 Clifton Road, Room 105, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 53:217-25. 2004
  5. pmc A multi-method process evaluation for a skin cancer prevention diffusion trial
    Cam Escoffery
    Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Eval Health Prof 32:184-203. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Use of computers and the Internet for health information by patients with epilepsy
    Cam Escoffery
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 12:109-14. 2008
  7. pmc Process evaluation of the Pool Cool Diffusion Trial for skin cancer prevention across 2 years
    Cam Escoffery
    Rollins School of Public Health, 1518 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Health Educ Res 23:732-43. 2008
  8. doi request reprint A qualitative study on establishing and enforcing smoking rules in family cars
    Michelle Crozier Kegler
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 10:493-7. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Content and characteristics of goals created during a self-management intervention for people with epilepsy
    Elizabeth Reisinger Walker
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Neurosci Nurs 41:312-21. 2009
  10. pmc WebEase: development of a Web-based epilepsy self-management intervention
    Colleen DiIorio
    Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, 1518 Clifton Rd, 5th Floor, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 6:A28. 2009

Detail Information

Publications25

  1. ncbi request reprint Internet use for health information among college students
    Cam Escoffery
    Rollins School of Public Health, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    J Am Coll Health 53:183-8. 2005
    ..Issues related to the credibility of the information on health Web sites were crucial considerations for students. The study found differences in Internet use for health information by gender and by level of Internet experience...
  2. pmc Formative research on creating smoke-free homes in rural communities
    Cam Escoffery
    Department of Behavioral Sciences ealth Education, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Health Educ Res 24:76-86. 2009
    ..These findings can inform interventions designed to create and maintain smoke-free households...
  3. pmc A qualitative examination of the role of small, rural worksites in obesity prevention
    Cam Escoffery
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, 1518 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 8:A75. 2011
    ..We explored social support, policies, and programmatic resources that encourage more healthful diets and participation in physical activity among employees of small, rural worksites...
  4. ncbi request reprint Development and process evaluation of a web-based smoking cessation program for college smokers: innovative tool for education
    Cam Escoffery
    Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, 1525 Clifton Road, Room 105, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 53:217-25. 2004
    ..The Internet may be a promising tool for patient education according to the process results...
  5. pmc A multi-method process evaluation for a skin cancer prevention diffusion trial
    Cam Escoffery
    Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Eval Health Prof 32:184-203. 2009
    ..This article describes program features and participant factors that facilitated local implementation, maintenance and sustainability across dispersed pools such as linkage agents, a packaged program, and adaptations of program elements...
  6. ncbi request reprint Use of computers and the Internet for health information by patients with epilepsy
    Cam Escoffery
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 12:109-14. 2008
    ..This study found that people with epilepsy have access to computers and the Internet, desire epilepsy-specific information, and are receptive to online health information on how to manage their epilepsy...
  7. pmc Process evaluation of the Pool Cool Diffusion Trial for skin cancer prevention across 2 years
    Cam Escoffery
    Rollins School of Public Health, 1518 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Health Educ Res 23:732-43. 2008
    ..These data provide information on programmatic factors that contribute to successful program diffusion...
  8. doi request reprint A qualitative study on establishing and enforcing smoking rules in family cars
    Michelle Crozier Kegler
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 10:493-7. 2008
    ..These findings have implications for designing intervention strategies to promote smoke-free cars and help family members to negotiate and enforce car smoking rules...
  9. ncbi request reprint Content and characteristics of goals created during a self-management intervention for people with epilepsy
    Elizabeth Reisinger Walker
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Neurosci Nurs 41:312-21. 2009
    ..The diversity of goal content and quality indicates that individuals should be supported in goal development and encouraged to set their own self-management goals, regardless of their readiness for behavior change...
  10. pmc WebEase: development of a Web-based epilepsy self-management intervention
    Colleen DiIorio
    Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, 1518 Clifton Rd, 5th Floor, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 6:A28. 2009
    ..The program has 2 main components: 1) the modules, which provide a tailored opportunity for learning, reflection, and goal setting, and 2) MyLog, a place to enter daily information...
  11. doi request reprint College student reactions to smoking bans in public, on campus and at home
    Carla J Berg
    Department of Behavioral Sciences ealth Education, Emory University Rollins School of Public Health, 1518 Clifton Road NE, 5th Floor, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Health Educ Res 26:106-18. 2011
    ..Participants reported concern about smokers' and bar/restaurant owners' rights, while acknowledging several benefits. Overall, 2-year college students and smokers (non-daily and daily) were less supportive of smoke-free policies...
  12. doi request reprint Perceptions of social and environmental support for healthy eating and physical activity in rural southern churches
    Michelle C Kegler
    Emory Prevention Research Center, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, 1518 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    J Relig Health 51:799-811. 2012
    ..Despite barriers to establishing healthy environments in church settings, churches are rich in social support that could be tapped to promote healthy behavior...
  13. pmc Pilot study results from a brief intervention to create smoke-free homes
    Michelle C Kegler
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Emory Prevention Research Center, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, 1518 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    J Environ Public Health 2012:951426. 2012
    ..Additionally, smokers reported smoking fewer cigarettes per day. Results suggest that the intervention is promising and warrants a rigorous efficacy trial...
  14. doi request reprint Results of a research study evaluating WebEase, an online epilepsy self-management program
    Colleen DiIorio
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 22:469-74. 2011
    ..The results highlight the usefulness of online tools to support self-management among people with epilepsy...
  15. doi request reprint Evaluation of WebEase: an epilepsy self-management Web site
    Colleen DiIorio
    Department of Behavioral Sciences ealth Education, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Health Educ Res 24:185-97. 2009
    ..The initial results are encouraging and continued development of WebEase has the potential to facilitate education and self-management strategies among people with epilepsy...
  16. pmc Parental perspectives on antismoking discussions with adolescents in rural African American households, May 2004-January 2005
    Susan Butler
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 6:A43. 2009
    ..This study is one of the first studies to examine the content of family discussions about not smoking among rural African American families from the perspective of parents and extended family members...
  17. pmc Spontaneous diffusion of an effective skin cancer prevention program through Web-based access to program materials
    Dawn M Hall
    Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 7:A125. 2010
    ..This article describes the diffusion of an effective skin cancer prevention program called Pool Cool through available Web-based program materials...
  18. ncbi request reprint A qualitative study of how families decide to adopt household smoking restrictions
    Michelle Crozier Kegler
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Fam Community Health 30:328-41. 2007
    ..These findings have implications for designing intervention strategies and messages to promote household smoking bans and help family members negotiate smoke-free homes...
  19. doi request reprint Defining "smoker": college student attitudes and related smoking characteristics
    Carla J Berg
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Emory University Rollins School of Public Health, 1518 Clifton Road NE, 5th Floor, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 12:963-9. 2010
    ..Thus, we examined (a) how college students define the term "smoker" and (b) how this definition impacts smoking behavior and attitudes...
  20. pmc Third-hand smoke as a potential intervention message for promoting smoke-free homes in low-income communities
    Cam Escoffery
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Emory University Rollins School of Public Health, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Health Educ Res 28:923-30. 2013
    ..There is a need for more scientific understanding of the potential dangers of THS and subsequent education about its exposure and harm to children and possibly adults. ..
  21. pmc A qualitative examination of home and neighborhood environments for obesity prevention in rural adults
    Michelle C Kegler
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Emory Prevention Research Center, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 5:65. 2008
    ..This paper reports characteristics of rural homes and neighborhoods related to physical activity environments, availability of healthy foods, and family support for physical activity and maintaining an ideal body weight...
  22. doi request reprint The prevention research centers' managing epilepsy well network
    Colleen K DiIorio
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 19:218-24. 2010
    ..Communication strategies and examples of research translation programs are discussed. The conclusion outlines the Network's role in the future development and dissemination of evidence-based epilepsy self-management programs...
  23. doi request reprint Balancing fidelity and adaptation: implementing evidence-based chronic disease prevention programs
    Michelle L Carvalho
    Emory Prevention Research Center, Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 19:348-56. 2013
    ..To describe adaptations that community-based organizations (CBOs) made to evidence-based chronic disease prevention intervention programs and to discuss reasons for those adaptations...
  24. doi request reprint Evaluation of the prevention programs that work curriculum to teach use of public health evidence to community practitioners
    Cam Escoffery
    Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Health Promot Pract 13:707-15. 2012
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  25. ncbi request reprint Understanding childhood lead poisoning preventive behaviors: the roles of self-efficacy, subjective norms, and perceived benefits
    Angela D Bland
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, 1518 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Prev Med 41:70-8. 2005
    ..Understanding individual and social influences on behaviors commonly recommended to prevent lead poisoning in children can guide more effective educational interventions...