Renee M Johnson

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Gun possession among Massachusetts batterer intervention program enrollees
    Emily F Rothman
    Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Eval Rev 30:283-95. 2006
  2. pmc Are household firearms stored less safely in homes with adolescents?: Analysis of a national random sample of parents
    Renee M Johnson
    Harvard Injury Control Research Center, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:788-92. 2006
  3. doi request reprint Gun carrying by high school students in Boston, MA: does overestimation of peer gun carrying matter?
    David Hemenway
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Harvard Injury Control Research Center, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Adolesc 34:997-1003. 2011
  4. pmc Neighborhood-level factors associated with physical dating violence perpetration: results of a representative survey conducted in Boston, MA
    Emily F Rothman
    Community Health Sciences Department, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    J Urban Health 88:201-13. 2011
  5. pmc The built environment and depressive symptoms among urban youth: A spatial regression study
    Dustin T Duncan
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Spat Spatiotemporal Epidemiol 5:11-25. 2013
  6. pmc Peer violence perpetration among urban adolescents: dispelling the myth of the violent immigrant
    Joanna Almeida
    Northeastern University, Boston, MA, USA
    J Interpers Violence 26:2658-80. 2011
  7. pmc Who are the owners of firearms used in adolescent suicides?
    Renee M Johnson
    Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 40:609-11. 2010
  8. pmc Substance use, generation and time in the United States: the modifying role of gender for immigrant urban adolescents
    Joanna Almeida
    Simmons School of Social Work, Boston, MA, USA
    Soc Sci Med 75:2069-75. 2012
  9. pmc U.S. tabloid magazine coverage of a celebrity dating abuse incident: Rihanna and Chris Brown
    Emily F Rothman
    Department of Community Health Sciences, Boston University School of Public Health, 801 Massachusetts Avenue, Floor 3, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Health Commun 17:733-44. 2012
  10. pmc Does the alcohol make them do it? Dating violence perpetration and drinking among youth
    Emily F Rothman
    Department of Community Health Sciences, Boston University School of Public Health, 801 Massachusetts Avenue, Floor 3, Crosstown Center, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Epidemiol Rev 34:103-19. 2012

Research Grants

  1. MINORITY PRE-DOCTORAL FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM
    Renee Johnson; Fiscal Year: 2004

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint Gun possession among Massachusetts batterer intervention program enrollees
    Emily F Rothman
    Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Eval Rev 30:283-95. 2006
    ..Recommendations for strengthening relevant gun laws both within and outside of Massachusetts are discussed...
  2. pmc Are household firearms stored less safely in homes with adolescents?: Analysis of a national random sample of parents
    Renee M Johnson
    Harvard Injury Control Research Center, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:788-92. 2006
    ..To examine whether firearms are more frequently stored loaded, unlocked, or both in households with adolescents only (aged 13-17 years) compared with households with younger children only (aged 0-12 years)...
  3. doi request reprint Gun carrying by high school students in Boston, MA: does overestimation of peer gun carrying matter?
    David Hemenway
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Harvard Injury Control Research Center, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Adolesc 34:997-1003. 2011
    ..Social marketing campaigns designed to lower young people's perceptions about the prevalence of peer gun carrying may be a promising strategy for reducing actual gun carrying among youth...
  4. pmc Neighborhood-level factors associated with physical dating violence perpetration: results of a representative survey conducted in Boston, MA
    Emily F Rothman
    Community Health Sciences Department, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    J Urban Health 88:201-13. 2011
    ..However, when we used the adult version of the neighborhood assessment data, no neighborhood factor predicted dating violence. The implications and limitations of these findings are discussed...
  5. pmc The built environment and depressive symptoms among urban youth: A spatial regression study
    Dustin T Duncan
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Spat Spatiotemporal Epidemiol 5:11-25. 2013
    ..While our results overall suggest that the built environment minimally influences youth depressive symptoms, additional research is needed, including to understand our results in the unexpected direction...
  6. pmc Peer violence perpetration among urban adolescents: dispelling the myth of the violent immigrant
    Joanna Almeida
    Northeastern University, Boston, MA, USA
    J Interpers Violence 26:2658-80. 2011
    ..Results suggest that perpetration of violence worsens with increased time in the U.S. Research is needed to identify factors that contribute to the acquisition of behaviors such as violence among recently arrived immigrant youth...
  7. pmc Who are the owners of firearms used in adolescent suicides?
    Renee M Johnson
    Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 40:609-11. 2010
    ..Findings replicate results from previous research and highlight the importance of limiting youth access to firearms...
  8. pmc Substance use, generation and time in the United States: the modifying role of gender for immigrant urban adolescents
    Joanna Almeida
    Simmons School of Social Work, Boston, MA, USA
    Soc Sci Med 75:2069-75. 2012
    ..The effects of generation and time in US on substance use differ by gender and the particular substance...
  9. pmc U.S. tabloid magazine coverage of a celebrity dating abuse incident: Rihanna and Chris Brown
    Emily F Rothman
    Department of Community Health Sciences, Boston University School of Public Health, 801 Massachusetts Avenue, Floor 3, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Health Commun 17:733-44. 2012
    ..Instead, the majority of articles communicated mixed messages about dating abuse, and many minimized the seriousness of partner abuse perpetration. Advocacy is needed to improve future tabloid media framing of dating abuse incidents...
  10. pmc Does the alcohol make them do it? Dating violence perpetration and drinking among youth
    Emily F Rothman
    Department of Community Health Sciences, Boston University School of Public Health, 801 Massachusetts Avenue, Floor 3, Crosstown Center, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Epidemiol Rev 34:103-19. 2012
    ..Studies designed to investigate the youth alcohol-DVP link specifically, and whether results vary by individuals' gender, developmental stage, or culture, are needed...
  11. ncbi request reprint Training mental healthcare providers to reduce at-risk patients' access to lethal means of suicide: evaluation of the CALM Project
    Renee M Johnson
    Boston University School of Public Health, Department of Community Health Sciences, 801 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Arch Suicide Res 15:259-64. 2011
    ..Findings also indicate that the workshop influenced participants' attitudes, beliefs, and skills regarding conducting lethal means counseling...
  12. pmc Perpetration of physical assault against dating partners, peers, and siblings among a locally representative sample of high school students in Boston, Massachusetts
    Emily F Rothman
    Department of Community Health Sciences, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 164:1118-24. 2010
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  13. pmc Emotional distress among LGBT youth: the influence of perceived discrimination based on sexual orientation
    Joanna Almeida
    Northeastern University, School of Health Professions, Institute on Urban Health Research, Stearns Building, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Youth Adolesc 38:1001-14. 2009
    ..Perceived discrimination is a likely contributor to emotional distress among LGBT youth...
  14. pmc Neighborhood-level LGBT hate crimes and current illicit drug use among sexual minority youth
    Dustin T Duncan
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA Harvard Youth Violence Prevention Center, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA Electronic address
    Drug Alcohol Depend 135:65-70. 2014
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  15. pmc Association between neighborhood safety and overweight status among urban adolescents
    Dustin T Duncan
    Department of Society, Human Development and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    BMC Public Health 9:289. 2009
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  16. ncbi request reprint Do partners with children know about firearms in their home? Evidence of a gender gap and implications for practitioners
    Tamera Coyne-Beasley
    Department of Pediatrics, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7220, USA
    Pediatrics 115:e662-7. 2005
    ..Thus, the objective of this study was to examine the level of agreement on household firearms and storage practices among cohabiting partners...
  17. pmc Storage of poisonous substances and firearms in homes with young children visitors and older adults
    Tamera Coyne-Beasley
    Injury Prevention Research Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Am J Prev Med 28:109-15. 2005
    ..This study examines storage of poisons and firearms among households with older adults, and households where young children reside compared to those where they visit only...
  18. ncbi request reprint Firearm ownership and storage practices, U.S. households, 1992-2002. A systematic review
    Renee M Johnson
    Injury Prevention Research Center, School of Public Health, Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Am J Prev Med 27:173-82. 2004
    ..This systematic review of published articles (1992 to 2002) provides prevalence estimates of firearm ownership and storage practices in U.S. households...
  19. ncbi request reprint The association of handgun ownership and storage practices with safety consciousness
    Tamera Coyne-Beasley
    Injury Prevention Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Community Pediatrics, School of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27599 7225, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:763-8. 2002
    ..As with other injury prevention practices, education about safe firearm storage is recommended to prevent injuries to children...

Research Grants1

  1. MINORITY PRE-DOCTORAL FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM
    Renee Johnson; Fiscal Year: 2004
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