Grace Sembajwe

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Effects of job strain on fatigue: cross-sectional and prospective views of the job content questionnaire and effort--reward imbalance in the GAZEL cohort
    Grace Sembajwe
    Department of Society, Human Development and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Occup Environ Med 69:377-84. 2012
  2. pmc A hazardous substance exposure prevention rating method for intervention needs assessment and effectiveness evaluation: the Small Business Exposure Index
    Anthony D LaMontagne
    McCaughey Centre VicHealth Centre for the Promotion of Mental Health and Community Wellbeing, Melbourne School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, VIC 3010, Australia
    Environ Health 8:10. 2009
  3. doi request reprint National income, self-reported wheezing and asthma diagnosis from the World Health Survey
    G Sembajwe
    Dept of Society, Human Development and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Eur Respir J 35:279-86. 2010
  4. doi request reprint The influence of sociodemographic characteristics on agreement between self-reports and expert exposure assessments
    Grace Sembajwe
    Department of Work Environment, University of Massachusetts Lowell, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Ind Med 53:1019-31. 2010
  5. pmc Ergonomic practices within patient care units are associated with musculoskeletal pain and limitations
    Jack T Dennerlein
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Ind Med 55:107-16. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Occupational injuries among nurses and aides in a hospital setting
    Leslie I Boden
    Department of Environmental Health, Boston University School of Public Health, 715 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Am J Ind Med 55:117-26. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Social disparities in the burden of occupational exposures: results of a cross-sectional study
    Margaret M Quinn
    Department of Work Environment, University of Massachusetts Lowell, Lowell, Massachusetts 01854, USA
    Am J Ind Med 50:861-75. 2007
  8. doi request reprint The association of major depressive episodes with income inequality and the human development index
    Manuel Cifuentes
    Work Environment Department, University of Massachusetts Lowell, One University Avenue, Kitson Hall 200, Lowell, Massachusetts 01854, USA
    Soc Sci Med 67:529-39. 2008
  9. pmc The role of the work context in multiple wellness outcomes for hospital patient care workers
    Glorian Sorensen
    Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 53:899-910. 2011

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. doi request reprint Effects of job strain on fatigue: cross-sectional and prospective views of the job content questionnaire and effort--reward imbalance in the GAZEL cohort
    Grace Sembajwe
    Department of Society, Human Development and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Occup Environ Med 69:377-84. 2012
    ....
  2. pmc A hazardous substance exposure prevention rating method for intervention needs assessment and effectiveness evaluation: the Small Business Exposure Index
    Anthony D LaMontagne
    McCaughey Centre VicHealth Centre for the Promotion of Mental Health and Community Wellbeing, Melbourne School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, VIC 3010, Australia
    Environ Health 8:10. 2009
    ....
  3. doi request reprint National income, self-reported wheezing and asthma diagnosis from the World Health Survey
    G Sembajwe
    Dept of Society, Human Development and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Eur Respir J 35:279-86. 2010
    ..These findings support the need for continued global respiratory illness surveillance for disease prevention, health policy and management...
  4. doi request reprint The influence of sociodemographic characteristics on agreement between self-reports and expert exposure assessments
    Grace Sembajwe
    Department of Work Environment, University of Massachusetts Lowell, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Ind Med 53:1019-31. 2010
    ....
  5. pmc Ergonomic practices within patient care units are associated with musculoskeletal pain and limitations
    Jack T Dennerlein
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Ind Med 55:107-16. 2012
    ..With the high prevalence of musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) for patient care unit workers, prevention efforts through ergonomic practices within units may be related to symptoms associated with typical work-related MSDs...
  6. doi request reprint Occupational injuries among nurses and aides in a hospital setting
    Leslie I Boden
    Department of Environmental Health, Boston University School of Public Health, 715 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Am J Ind Med 55:117-26. 2012
    ..Recent studies have quantified risks and demonstrated a higher risk for aides than for nurses. However, no detailed studies to date have used OSHA injury definitions to allow for better comparability across studies...
  7. ncbi request reprint Social disparities in the burden of occupational exposures: results of a cross-sectional study
    Margaret M Quinn
    Department of Work Environment, University of Massachusetts Lowell, Lowell, Massachusetts 01854, USA
    Am J Ind Med 50:861-75. 2007
    ....
  8. doi request reprint The association of major depressive episodes with income inequality and the human development index
    Manuel Cifuentes
    Work Environment Department, University of Massachusetts Lowell, One University Avenue, Kitson Hall 200, Lowell, Massachusetts 01854, USA
    Soc Sci Med 67:529-39. 2008
    ..39), one would expect to see an increase in the prevalence of MDE from 4.0% to 6.2%. These findings raise important questions about the role of income inequality on social forces that can lead to depression...
  9. pmc The role of the work context in multiple wellness outcomes for hospital patient care workers
    Glorian Sorensen
    Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 53:899-910. 2011
    ..To examine the relationships among low back pain (LBP), inadequate physical activity, and sleep deficiency among patient care workers, and of these outcomes to work context...