C Minkovitz

Summary

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

Publications

  1. pmc Changes in children's oral health status and receipt of preventive dental visits, United States, 2003-2011/2012
    Mahua Mandal
    College of Dental Medicine and Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, New York
    Prev Chronic Dis 10:E204. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Pediatricians' involvement in community child health from 2004 to 2010
    Cynthia S Minkovitz
    MPP, Department of Population, Family, and Reproductive Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe St, E4636, Baltimore, MD 21205
    Pediatrics 132:997-1005. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Pediatricians' involvement in community child health from 1989 to 2004
    Cynthia S Minkovitz
    Department of Population, Family and Reproductive Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 162:658-64. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Pediatricians' perspectives regarding community child health: training, involvement, and expectations according to age
    Cynthia S Minkovitz
    Department of Population, Family and Reproductive Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe St, E4636, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA E mail
    Pediatrics 120:1036-43. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Healthy Steps for Young Children: sustained results at 5.5 years
    Cynthia S Minkovitz
    Department of Population, Family, and Reproductive Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe St, E4636, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Pediatrics 120:e658-68. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Community pediatrics: gender differences in perspectives of residents
    Cynthia S Minkovitz
    Department of Population, Family and Reproductive Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 6:326-31. 2006
  7. pmc Have professional recommendations and consumer demand altered pediatric practice regarding child development?
    C Minkovitz
    Department of Population and Family Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins School of Hygiene and Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Urban Health 75:739-50. 1998
  8. ncbi request reprint Maternal depressive symptoms and children's receipt of health care in the first 3 years of life
    Cynthia S Minkovitz
    Department of Population and Family Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Pediatrics 115:306-14. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint A practice-based intervention to enhance quality of care in the first 3 years of life: the Healthy Steps for Young Children Program
    Cynthia S Minkovitz
    Department of Population and Family Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    JAMA 290:3081-91. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint The effect of parental monetary sanctions on the vaccination status of young children: an evaluation of welfare reform in Maryland
    C Minkovitz
    Department of Population and Family Health Sciences, The Johns Hopkins University School of Hygiene and Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 153:1242-7. 1999

Detail Information

Publications33

  1. pmc Changes in children's oral health status and receipt of preventive dental visits, United States, 2003-2011/2012
    Mahua Mandal
    College of Dental Medicine and Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, New York
    Prev Chronic Dis 10:E204. 2013
    ..This study examined changes in parent-reported children's oral health status and receipt of preventive dental visits in 50 states and the District of Columbia...
  2. doi request reprint Pediatricians' involvement in community child health from 2004 to 2010
    Cynthia S Minkovitz
    MPP, Department of Population, Family, and Reproductive Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe St, E4636, Baltimore, MD 21205
    Pediatrics 132:997-1005. 2013
    ..The objective was to compare community involvement in 2004 and 2010 and factors associated with participation in the past year...
  3. doi request reprint Pediatricians' involvement in community child health from 1989 to 2004
    Cynthia S Minkovitz
    Department of Population, Family and Reproductive Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 162:658-64. 2008
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Pediatricians' perspectives regarding community child health: training, involvement, and expectations according to age
    Cynthia S Minkovitz
    Department of Population, Family and Reproductive Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe St, E4636, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA E mail
    Pediatrics 120:1036-43. 2007
    ..In this study we examined whether pediatricians' training, perspectives, and involvement in community activities vary by age...
  5. ncbi request reprint Healthy Steps for Young Children: sustained results at 5.5 years
    Cynthia S Minkovitz
    Department of Population, Family, and Reproductive Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe St, E4636, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Pediatrics 120:e658-68. 2007
    ..We sought to determine whether Healthy Steps for Young Children has sustained treatment effects at 5.5 years, given early findings demonstrating enhanced quality of care and improvements in selected parenting practices...
  6. ncbi request reprint Community pediatrics: gender differences in perspectives of residents
    Cynthia S Minkovitz
    Department of Population, Family and Reproductive Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 6:326-31. 2006
    ..We assessed gender differences in pediatric residents' involvement in and perspectives regarding community activities...
  7. pmc Have professional recommendations and consumer demand altered pediatric practice regarding child development?
    C Minkovitz
    Department of Population and Family Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins School of Hygiene and Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Urban Health 75:739-50. 1998
    ..We investigate whether there are differences in provider practices and satisfaction with regard to children's development (based on length of time in practice)...
  8. ncbi request reprint Maternal depressive symptoms and children's receipt of health care in the first 3 years of life
    Cynthia S Minkovitz
    Department of Population and Family Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Pediatrics 115:306-14. 2005
    ..Maternal depression is widely recognized to negatively influence mother-child interactions and children's behavior and development, but little is known about its relation to children's receipt of health care...
  9. ncbi request reprint A practice-based intervention to enhance quality of care in the first 3 years of life: the Healthy Steps for Young Children Program
    Cynthia S Minkovitz
    Department of Population and Family Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    JAMA 290:3081-91. 2003
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint The effect of parental monetary sanctions on the vaccination status of young children: an evaluation of welfare reform in Maryland
    C Minkovitz
    Department of Population and Family Health Sciences, The Johns Hopkins University School of Hygiene and Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 153:1242-7. 1999
    ..To determine whether financial sanctions to Aid to Families With Dependent Children (AFDC) recipients can be used to improve vaccination coverage of young children...
  11. ncbi request reprint Associations between maternal and child health status and patterns of medical care use
    Cynthia S Minkovitz
    Women s and Children s Health Policy Center, Department of Population and Family, Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 2:85-92. 2002
    ..To determine associations in health status and health care utilization between mothers and their children...
  12. ncbi request reprint Developmental specialists in pediatric practices: perspectives of clinicians and staff
    Cynthia S Minkovitz
    Department of Population and Family Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 3:295-303. 2003
    ..To investigate how introducing early child-development specialists (Healthy Steps Specialists) and enhanced developmental services into routine pediatric care affects perspectives of clinicians and staff...
  13. ncbi request reprint Use of social services by pregnant Medicaid eligible women in Baltimore
    C S Minkovitz
    Department of Population and Family Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Hygiene and Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Matern Child Health J 3:117-27. 1999
    ..To use linked health and social service databases to determine differences in the use of social services by pregnant women in different managed care systems...
  14. ncbi request reprint Early effects of the healthy steps for young children program
    C Minkovitz
    Department of Population and Family Health Sciences, The Johns Hopkins University School of Hygiene and Public Health, 624 N Broadway, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 155:470-9. 2001
    ..Future surveys and medical record reviews will address whether these findings persist and translate into improved language development, better utilization of well-child care, and an effect on costs...
  15. ncbi request reprint Maternal and child factors affecting high-volume pediatric emergency department use
    Karen P Zimmer
    Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 22:301-8. 2006
    ..To describe maternal and child characteristics associated with high-volume nonurgent pediatric emergency department (ED) use...
  16. ncbi request reprint Children's television exposure and behavioral and social outcomes at 5.5 years: does timing of exposure matter?
    Kamila B Mistry
    Department of Population, Family, and Reproductive Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Pediatrics 120:762-9. 2007
    ..However, there are limited prospective studies to address how timing of media exposure influences children's health...
  17. ncbi request reprint Stigma starts early: gender differences in teen willingness to use mental health services
    Anita Chandra
    Department of Population and Family Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    J Adolesc Health 38:754.e1-8. 2006
    ..To explore gender differences and the role of stigma in teen willingness to use mental health services...
  18. ncbi request reprint Parental satisfaction with early pediatric care and immunization of young children: the mediating role of age-appropriate well-child care utilization
    Ashley H Schempf
    Department of Population and Family Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 161:50-6. 2007
    ..To prospectively evaluate the impact of parental satisfaction on childhood immunization and the mediating role of age-appropriate well-child care...
  19. doi request reprint Multiple births are a risk factor for postpartum maternal depressive symptoms
    Yoonjoung Choi
    Department of International Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, 615 North Wolfe St, E8648, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Pediatrics 123:1147-54. 2009
    ..The purpose of the study was to assess the relationship between multiple births and maternal depressive symptoms measured 9 months after delivery...
  20. ncbi request reprint Community pediatrics: a consistent focus in residency training from 2002 to 2005
    Barry S Solomon
    Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 7:321-4. 2007
    ..To assess changes in community pediatrics training from 2002 to 2005...
  21. ncbi request reprint Validity of maternal report of acute health care use for children younger than 3 years
    Deborah D'Souza-Vazirani
    Department of Population and Family Health Sciences, The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 159:167-72. 2005
    ..National household surveys often rely on parents' recall to assess children's use of health care services. However, little is known about the accuracy of parental reporting of hospitalizations and emergency department (ED) use...
  22. ncbi request reprint Training in community pediatrics: a national survey of program directors
    Barry S Solomon
    Dyson Initiative National Evaluation DINE Team, Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 4:476-81. 2004
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Quality of clinical reports on behavioral interventions for hypertension
    L Ebony Boulware
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Prev Med 34:463-75. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to provide clinicians with the confidence to employ behavioral interventions for hypertension and to guide researchers in the development and reporting of studies...
  24. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of pediatric emergency department use at an urban medical center
    Karen P Zimmer
    Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 21:84-9. 2005
    ..This study examines general demographic trends over a 3-year period and examines whether there are factors associated with varying acuity at an urban academic pediatric ED...
  25. ncbi request reprint Pediatricians' use of language services for families with limited English proficiency
    Dennis Z Kuo
    Division of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 200 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Pediatrics 119:e920-7. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to examine pediatricians' provision of language services to patients with limited English proficiency and the pediatrician, practice, and state characteristics associated with use of these services...
  26. ncbi request reprint Maternal depression: an old problem that merits increased recognition by child healthcare practitioners
    Karen P Zimmer
    Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Curr Opin Pediatr 15:636-40. 2003
    ..This article will review the magnitude, impact, and suggested screening interventions for maternal depression...
  27. ncbi request reprint Factors influencing community pediatrics training in residency
    Cynthia S Minkovitz
    J Pediatr 150:119-20, 120.e1-2. 2007
  28. ncbi request reprint The timing of maternal depressive symptoms and mothers' parenting practices with young children: implications for pediatric practice
    Kathryn Taaffe McLearn
    Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health, New York, New York, USA
    Pediatrics 118:e174-82. 2006
    ..For clinicians, data are limited about when or how often to screen for maternal depressive symptoms or how to target anticipatory guidance to address parental needs...
  29. doi request reprint The effect of parental immigration authorization on health insurance coverage for migrant Latino children
    Andrea C Weathers
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, The University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7445, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 10:247-54. 2008
    ..To examine if immigration authorization among parents is associated with health insurance coverage for migrant Latino children...
  30. ncbi request reprint Utilization of medical and health-related services among school-age children and adolescents with special health care needs (1994 National Health Interview Survey on Disability [NHIS-D] Baseline Data)
    Wendy E Weller
    Department of Health Policy, Management, and Behavior, University at Albany, State University of New York, Albany 12144, USA
    Pediatrics 112:593-603. 2003
    ..To determine how sociodemographic factors and type of insurance influence use of medical and health-related services by children with special health care needs (CSHCN), after controlling for need...
  31. pmc Narrowing the income gaps in preventive care for young children: families in healthy steps
    Kathryn Taafe McLearn
    National Center for Children in Poverty, Mailman School of Public Health at Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    J Urban Health 81:556-67. 2004
    ..A universal practice-based intervention such as Healthy Steps has the potential to reduce income disparities in the utilization of preventive services, timely well child care, and satisfaction with care...
  32. pmc Developmental services in primary care for low-income children: clinicians' perceptions of the Healthy Steps for Young Children program
    Kathryn Taaffe McLearn
    National Center for Children in Poverty, Mailman School of Public Health at Columbia University, New York, New York 10027, USA
    J Urban Health 81:206-21. 2004
    ..The Healthy Steps program enabled low-income practices to achieve similar levels of clinician satisfaction as middle- and high-income practices despite having reported lower levels at the beginning months of the program...
  33. ncbi request reprint Maternal depressive symptoms at 2 to 4 months post partum and early parenting practices
    Kathryn Taaffe McLearn
    National Center for Children in Poverty, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:279-84. 2006
    ..To determine whether maternal depressive symptoms, reported when infants are 2 to 4 months old, are associated with mothers' early parenting practices...

Research Grants5

  1. Parenting Effects of Healthy Steps: Utilization & Expec
    Cynthia Minkovitz; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..This study will inform policy and practice regarding whether or not a parenting intervention, highly targeted to child development and behavior when children are 0-3, has effects when children are 5 years of age. ..
  2. Parenting Effects of Healthy Steps: Utilization & Expec
    Cynthia Minkovitz; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..This study will inform policy and practice regarding whether or not a parenting intervention, highly targeted to child development and behavior when children are 0-3, has effects when children are 5 years of age. ..
  3. Parenting Effects of Healthy Steps: Utilization & Expec
    Cynthia Minkovitz; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..This study will inform policy and practice regarding whether or not a parenting intervention, highly targeted to child development and behavior when children are 0-3, has effects when children are 5 years of age. ..
  4. The Health and Social Context of Infant Death: Reflections from South Africa
    Cynthia Minkovitz; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..It also will provide client-based information that will enable the development of targeted interventions and policies to address these factors and improve service systems and community resources. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  5. The Health and Social Context of Infant Death: Reflections from South Africa
    Cynthia Minkovitz; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..It also will provide client-based information that will enable the development of targeted interventions and policies to address these factors and improve service systems and community resources. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..