Janice V Bowie

Summary

Affiliation: Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Factors associated with overweight and obesity among Mexican Americans and Central Americans: results from the 2001 California Health Interview Survey
    Janice V Bowie
    Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, 624 North Broadway, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 4:A10. 2007
  2. pmc Spirituality and care of prostate cancer patients: a pilot study
    Janice Bowie
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Faculty of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, 624 North Broadway, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 95:951-4. 2003
  3. pmc Community experiences and perceptions related to demolition and gut rehabilitation of houses for urban redevelopment
    Janice Bowie
    The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 624 North Broadway, Room 743, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Urban Health 82:532-42. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint A review of breast, cervical, and colorectal cancer screening interventions in older women
    Janice V Bowie
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Cancer Control 12:58-69. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Alcohol-use problems in young black adults: effects of religiosity, social resources, and mental health
    Janice V Bowie
    Department of Health, Behavior and Society, The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 624 North Broadway, Room 743, Baltimore, Maryland 21205 1996, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 67:44-53. 2006
  6. pmc Cancer prevention behaviors in low-income urban whites: an understudied problem
    Janice V Bowie
    Center for Health Disparities Solutions, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Urban Health 86:861-71. 2009
  7. doi request reprint How old are African American women when they receive their first mammogram? Results from a church-based study
    Janice V Bowie
    Department of Health, Behavior and Society, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 624 North Broadway, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Community Health 33:183-91. 2008
  8. pmc The interrelationship between hypertension and blood pressure, attendance at religious services, and race/ethnicity
    Caryn N Bell
    Hopkins Center for Health Disparities Solutions, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Relig Health 51:310-22. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Smoking-cessation interventions for U.S. young adults: a systematic review
    Andrea C Villanti
    Department of Health, Behavior and Society, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Am J Prev Med 39:564-74. 2010
  10. pmc The community research, education, and practice consortium: building institutional capacity for community-based public health
    Susan Defrancesco
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Department of Health Policy and Management, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Public Health Rep 117:414-20. 2002

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. pmc Factors associated with overweight and obesity among Mexican Americans and Central Americans: results from the 2001 California Health Interview Survey
    Janice V Bowie
    Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, 624 North Broadway, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 4:A10. 2007
    ..This study examines, separately, the social, cultural, and behavioral factors associated with overweight and obesity among Mexican American adults and among Central American adults...
  2. pmc Spirituality and care of prostate cancer patients: a pilot study
    Janice Bowie
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Faculty of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, 624 North Broadway, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 95:951-4. 2003
    ..To explore the integration of spirituality into medical care for African-American men coping with prostate cancer...
  3. pmc Community experiences and perceptions related to demolition and gut rehabilitation of houses for urban redevelopment
    Janice Bowie
    The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 624 North Broadway, Room 743, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Urban Health 82:532-42. 2005
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  4. ncbi request reprint A review of breast, cervical, and colorectal cancer screening interventions in older women
    Janice V Bowie
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Cancer Control 12:58-69. 2005
    ..Although effective community-based breast and cervical interventions have been conducted, there is an urgent need for amplification of colorectal cancer screening...
  5. ncbi request reprint Alcohol-use problems in young black adults: effects of religiosity, social resources, and mental health
    Janice V Bowie
    Department of Health, Behavior and Society, The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 624 North Broadway, Room 743, Baltimore, Maryland 21205 1996, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 67:44-53. 2006
    ..Here we examine the relationship between alcohol problems and religiosity, hypothesizing that social resources may mediate this relationship...
  6. pmc Cancer prevention behaviors in low-income urban whites: an understudied problem
    Janice V Bowie
    Center for Health Disparities Solutions, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Urban Health 86:861-71. 2009
    ..Findings illustrate the need for further examination of health behaviors in low SES white urban populations who may share health risks with their poor minority urban counterparts...
  7. doi request reprint How old are African American women when they receive their first mammogram? Results from a church-based study
    Janice V Bowie
    Department of Health, Behavior and Society, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 624 North Broadway, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Community Health 33:183-91. 2008
    ..A better understanding of African American women's mammography practice including early screening is needed to reduce this population's disproportionate breast cancer mortality risk...
  8. pmc The interrelationship between hypertension and blood pressure, attendance at religious services, and race/ethnicity
    Caryn N Bell
    Hopkins Center for Health Disparities Solutions, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Relig Health 51:310-22. 2012
    ..These results further demonstrate the benefits of increased attendance at religious services on hypertension/BP, but suggest that these benefits were not as advantageous for all...
  9. doi request reprint Smoking-cessation interventions for U.S. young adults: a systematic review
    Andrea C Villanti
    Department of Health, Behavior and Society, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Am J Prev Med 39:564-74. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to conduct a systematic review of smoking-cessation interventions for U.S. young adults (aged 18-24 years)...
  10. pmc The community research, education, and practice consortium: building institutional capacity for community-based public health
    Susan Defrancesco
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Department of Health Policy and Management, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Public Health Rep 117:414-20. 2002
  11. ncbi request reprint Community-based cancer screening programs in older populations: making progress but can we do better?
    Barbara Curbow
    Social and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Prev Med 38:676-93. 2004
    ..Identifying characteristics of successful interventions can assist researchers in the development of future studies...
  12. doi request reprint Health behaviors and all-cause mortality in african american men
    Roland J Thorpe
    1Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Mens Health 7:8S-18S. 2013
    ..Efforts to improve longevity should focus on developing age-tailored health promoting strategies and interventions aimed at smoking cessation and increasing physical activity in young and middle-aged African American men. ..
  13. pmc Association between race, place, and preventive health screenings among men: findings from the exploring health disparities in integrated communities study
    Roland J Thorpe
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Mens Health 7:220-7. 2013
    ..This underscores the importance of accounting for social context in public health campaigns targeting preventive screenings in men...
  14. ncbi request reprint Exploring the discourse between genetic counselors and Orthodox Jewish community members related to reproductive genetic technology
    Ilana Suez Mittman
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Maryland at Baltimore, School of Medicine, 807 S Clinton Street, Baltimore, MD 21224 4030, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 65:230-6. 2007
    ..This study evaluated the discourse between genetic counselors and Orthodox Jewish community members' perceptions of reproductive genetic technology...