Janice V Bowie

Summary

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

Publications

  1. pmc Translating evidence-based interventions for implementation: Experiences from Project HEAL in African American churches
    Cheryl L Holt
    Department of Behavioral and Community Health, University of Maryland, School of Public Health, 2369 School of Public Health Building 255, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Implement Sci 9:66. 2014
  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. 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
  8. 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
  9. pmc Health behaviors and all-cause mortality in African American men
    Roland J Thorpe
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Am J Mens Health 7:8S-18S. 2013
  10. 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

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Publications21

  1. pmc Translating evidence-based interventions for implementation: Experiences from Project HEAL in African American churches
    Cheryl L Holt
    Department of Behavioral and Community Health, University of Maryland, School of Public Health, 2369 School of Public Health Building 255, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Implement Sci 9:66. 2014
    ..Project HEAL (Health through Early Awareness and Learning) is an implementation trial that aims to compare two strategies of implementing evidence-based cancer communication interventions in African American faith-based organizations...
  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. 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...
  8. 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...
  9. pmc Health behaviors and all-cause mortality in African American men
    Roland J Thorpe
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, 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. ..
  10. 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...
  11. 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...
  12. doi request reprint Race, Social and Environmental Conditions, and Health Behaviors in Men
    Roland J Thorpe
    Program for Men s Health Research, Hopkins Center for Health Disparities Solutions, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland Drs Thorpe, Kennedy Hendricks, Coa, Bell, Bowie, and LaVeist Departments of Health, Behavior and Society Drs Thorpe, Coa, Bell, and Bowie and Health Policy and Management Drs Kennedy Hendricks, Young, and LaVeist, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland Institute for Research on Men s Health Dr Griffith and Center for Medicine, Health and Society Dr Griffith, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee Center for Health of Minority Males, The University of Mississippi Medical Center and Jackson State University, Jackson Dr Bruce and Department of Criminal Justice and Sociology, Jackson State University, Jackson, Mississippi Dr Bruce
    Fam Community Health 38:297-306. 2015
    ..Public health interventions and health promotion strategies should consider the social environment when seeking to better understand men's health disparities. ..
  13. 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)...
  14. 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
  15. 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...
  16. doi request reprint The Association Between Educational Attainment and Diabetes Among Men in the United States
    SHANTA M WHITAKER
    Program for Research on Men s Health, Hopkins Center for Health Disparities Solutions, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Mens Health 8:349-56. 2014
    ..Identifying why educational attainment is associated with diabetes outcomes in some racial/ethnic groups but not others is essential for diabetes treatment and management. ..
  17. pmc Disentangling race and social context in understanding disparities in chronic conditions among men
    Roland J Thorpe
    Program for Research on Men s Health, Hopkins Center for Health Disparities Solutions, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Urban Health 92:83-92. 2015
    ..Policies and interventions aiming to reduce disparities in chronic conditions should focus on modifying social aspects of the environment...
  18. doi request reprint Explaining Racial Disparities in Obesity Among Men: Does Place Matter?
    Roland J Thorpe
    Program for Research on Men s Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Mens Health 9:464-72. 2015
    ..Social environment may be a key determinant of health when seeking to understand race disparities in obesity among Black and White men...
  19. doi request reprint The contribution of social and environmental factors to race differences in dental services use
    Colby H Eisen
    Hopkins Center for Health Disparities Solutions, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 624 N Broadway Ste 441, Baltimore, MD, 21205, USA
    J Urban Health 92:415-21. 2015
    ..Within this low-income racially integrated sample, African Americans participated in dental services more than whites. Place of living is an important factor to consider when seeking to understand race differences in dental service use...
  20. doi request reprint The Moderating Role of Gender in the Relationship Between Tobacco Outlet Exposure and Tobacco Use Among African American Young Adults
    Qiana Brown
    Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 624 North Broadway, Baltimore, MD, 21205, USA
    Prev Sci 17:338-46. 2016
    ....
  21. 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...