David Dzewaltowski

Summary

Affiliation: Kansas State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Model of the home food environment pertaining to childhood obesity
    Richard R Rosenkranz
    Community Health Institute and Department of Kinesiology at Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas 66506, USA
    Nutr Rev 66:123-40. 2008
  2. pmc The healthy options for nutrition environments in schools (Healthy ONES) group randomized trial: using implementation models to change nutrition policy and environments in low income schools
    Karen J Coleman
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Southern California Permanente Medical Group, 100 S Los Robles, 2nd Floor, Pasadena, CA 91101, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:80. 2012
  3. pmc A group-randomized controlled trial for health promotion in Girl Scouts: healthier troops in a SNAP (Scouting Nutrition & Activity Program)
    Richard R Rosenkranz
    Department of Human Nutrition, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS, USA
    BMC Public Health 10:81. 2010
  4. pmc Healthy youth places: a randomized controlled trial to determine the effectiveness of facilitating adult and youth leaders to promote physical activity and fruit and vegetable consumption in middle schools
    David A Dzewaltowski
    Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas 66506, USA
    Health Educ Behav 36:583-600. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint RE-AIM: evidence-based standards and a Web resource to improve translation of research into practice
    David A Dzewaltowski
    K State Research and Extension, Community Health Institute, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA
    Ann Behav Med 28:75-80. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Behavior change intervention research in community settings: how generalizable are the results?
    David A Dzewaltowski
    Community Health Institute, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA
    Health Promot Int 19:235-45. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint The future of physical activity behavior change research: what is needed to improve translation of research into health promotion practice?
    David A Dzewaltowski
    Community Health Institute, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA
    Exerc Sport Sci Rev 32:57-63. 2004
  8. pmc HOP'N after-school project: an obesity prevention randomized controlled trial
    David A Dzewaltowski
    Department of Kinesiology, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 7:90. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Longitudinal and cross-sectional influences on youth fruit and vegetable consumption
    Karly S Geller
    Department of Human Nutrition and Community Health Institute, Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas 66506, USA
    Nutr Rev 67:65-76. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Physical activity programming in family child care homes: providers' perceptions of practices and barriers
    Bronwyn Fees
    Kansas State University, Manhattan, 66506, USA
    J Nutr Educ Behav 41:268-73. 2009

Research Grants

  1. YOUTH ENVIRONMENTS PROMOTING NUTRITION AND ACTIVITY
    David Dzewaltowski; Fiscal Year: 2002

Detail Information

Publications32

  1. doi request reprint Model of the home food environment pertaining to childhood obesity
    Richard R Rosenkranz
    Community Health Institute and Department of Kinesiology at Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas 66506, USA
    Nutr Rev 66:123-40. 2008
    ..The present review includes selected literature relevant to the home food environment's influence on obesity with the aim of presenting an ecologically informed model for future research and intervention in the home food environment...
  2. pmc The healthy options for nutrition environments in schools (Healthy ONES) group randomized trial: using implementation models to change nutrition policy and environments in low income schools
    Karen J Coleman
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Southern California Permanente Medical Group, 100 S Los Robles, 2nd Floor, Pasadena, CA 91101, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:80. 2012
    ....
  3. pmc A group-randomized controlled trial for health promotion in Girl Scouts: healthier troops in a SNAP (Scouting Nutrition & Activity Program)
    Richard R Rosenkranz
    Department of Human Nutrition, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS, USA
    BMC Public Health 10:81. 2010
    ..This study evaluated the effectiveness of an intervention program delivered through Girl Scout Junior troops that was designed to foster healthful troop meeting environments and increase obesity prevention behaviors at home...
  4. pmc Healthy youth places: a randomized controlled trial to determine the effectiveness of facilitating adult and youth leaders to promote physical activity and fruit and vegetable consumption in middle schools
    David A Dzewaltowski
    Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas 66506, USA
    Health Educ Behav 36:583-600. 2009
    ..Proxy efficacy to influence school PA environments mediated the program effects. Building the skills and efficacy of adults and youth to lead school environmental change may be an effective method to promote youth PA...
  5. ncbi request reprint RE-AIM: evidence-based standards and a Web resource to improve translation of research into practice
    David A Dzewaltowski
    K State Research and Extension, Community Health Institute, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA
    Ann Behav Med 28:75-80. 2004
    ..Operating with similar conditions and resources, it is unlikely that evidence-based behavioral medicine (EBBM) practices will be more successfully implemented...
  6. ncbi request reprint Behavior change intervention research in community settings: how generalizable are the results?
    David A Dzewaltowski
    Community Health Institute, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA
    Health Promot Int 19:235-45. 2004
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint The future of physical activity behavior change research: what is needed to improve translation of research into health promotion practice?
    David A Dzewaltowski
    Community Health Institute, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA
    Exerc Sport Sci Rev 32:57-63. 2004
    ..The Reach, Efficacy/Effectiveness, Adoption, Implementation, and Maintenance (RE-AIM) framework provides a useful way of organizing and reporting these factors...
  8. pmc HOP'N after-school project: an obesity prevention randomized controlled trial
    David A Dzewaltowski
    Department of Kinesiology, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 7:90. 2010
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  9. doi request reprint Longitudinal and cross-sectional influences on youth fruit and vegetable consumption
    Karly S Geller
    Department of Human Nutrition and Community Health Institute, Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas 66506, USA
    Nutr Rev 67:65-76. 2009
    ..Furthermore, this review illuminates several methodological issues, offering suggestions to strengthen comparisons between studies. Research designs that incorporate longitudinal, cross-sectional, and time-lag data are warranted...
  10. doi request reprint Physical activity programming in family child care homes: providers' perceptions of practices and barriers
    Bronwyn Fees
    Kansas State University, Manhattan, 66506, USA
    J Nutr Educ Behav 41:268-73. 2009
    ..To examine family child care home (FCCH) providers' perceptions of appropriate physical activity (PA), current practices, and perceived barriers to inclusion of PA within their programs...
  11. doi request reprint Disparities in obesity prevalence due to variation in the retail food environment: three testable hypotheses
    Paula B Ford
    Department of Human Nutrition, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA
    Nutr Rev 66:216-28. 2008
    ....
  12. doi request reprint Measuring children's self-efficacy and proxy efficacy related to fruit and vegetable consumption
    Karly S Geller
    Department of Human Nutrition and Community Health Institute, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA
    J Sch Health 79:51-7. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to develop a scale assessing children's self-efficacy and proxy efficacy for FVC at after-school programs and at home...
  13. ncbi request reprint Mother-daughter resemblance in BMI and obesity-related behaviors
    Richard R Rosenkranz
    Department of Human Nutrition, Youth Health Behavior Research Lab, Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas 66506, USA
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 22:477-89. 2010
    ..This study sought to determine the association between mother-daughter resemblance in body mass index (BMI) and obesity-related behaviors and whether connectedness moderated those associations...
  14. ncbi request reprint Reporting of validity from school health promotion studies published in 12 leading journals, 1996-2000
    Paul Estabrooks
    Dept of Kinesiology, and Office of Community Health, Kansas State University, 8 Natatorium, OCH, KSU, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA
    J Sch Health 73:21-8. 2003
    ..To increase the potential to translate controlled research to "real-world" practice conditions, a stronger emphasis should be placed on reporting the representativeness of the sample of students and schools...
  15. ncbi request reprint Measurement of self-efficacy and proxy efficacy for middle school youth physical activity
    David A Dzewaltowski
    Community Health Institute, Kansas State University, USA
    J Sport Exerc Psychol 29:310-32. 2007
    ..From sixth through seventh grade, changes in SEPA scales were associated with changes in PA. Studies should test whether interventions targeting self-efficacy and proxy efficacy influence PA...
  16. ncbi request reprint Effect of elimination games on physical activity and psychosocial responses in children
    Karla E Foster
    Dept of Kinesiology, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS, USA
    J Phys Act Health 7:475-83. 2010
    ..This study evaluated the effect of elimination and nonelimination games on objectively measured physical activity and psychosocial responses in children...
  17. ncbi request reprint Physical activity promotion through primary care
    Paul A Estabrooks
    Community Health Institute and Department of Kinesiology, Kansas State University, Manhattan, USA
    JAMA 289:2913-6. 2003
  18. ncbi request reprint Comparing the relationships between different types of self-efficacy and physical activity in youth
    Gregory J Ryan
    Department of Kinesiology and Research Extension Office of Community Health, Kansas State University, Manhattan 66506, USA
    Health Educ Behav 29:491-504. 2002
    ..This suggests that strengthening young persons' belief in their ability to find and create environments that support physical activity might promote increases in their physical activity...
  19. pmc Results of the first year of active for life: translation of 2 evidence-based physical activity programs for older adults into community settings
    Sara Wilcox
    Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Am J Public Health 96:1201-9. 2006
    ..We evaluated the effects of 2 evidence-based physical activity interventions on self-reported physical activity and related outcomes in midlife and older adults...
  20. ncbi request reprint Beginning with the application in mind: designing and planning health behavior change interventions to enhance dissemination
    Lisa M Klesges
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
    Ann Behav Med 29:66-75. 2005
    ..older adults, adults, children, and adolescents). Further, possible discrepancies between site populations of varying health statuses are discussed, and an ecological framework is proposed for use in future investigations on retention...
  21. ncbi request reprint Prevention of the epidemic increase in child risk of overweight in low-income schools: the El Paso coordinated approach to child health
    Karen J Coleman
    Graduate School of Public Health, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA 92116, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 159:217-24. 2005
    ..To assess the impact on children's health of translating an evidence-based national intervention trial (Child and Adolescent Trial for Cardiovascular Health [CATCH]) to low-income elementary schools with primarily Hispanic students...
  22. ncbi request reprint The future of health behavior change research: what is needed to improve translation of research into health promotion practice?
    Russell E Glasgow
    Kaiser Permanente Colorado and AMC Cancer Research Center, Denver, Colorado, USA
    Ann Behav Med 27:3-12. 2004
    ..It is well documented that the results of most behavioral and health promotion studies have not been translated into practice...
  23. doi request reprint Review of external validity reporting in childhood obesity prevention research
    Lisa M Klesges
    Department of Epidemiology and Cancer Control, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38105 2794, USA
    Am J Prev Med 34:216-23. 2008
    ..To demonstrate this potential, recent reports of childhood obesity prevention interventions were evaluated on the extent to which external validity dimensions were reported...
  24. ncbi request reprint Healthy youth places promoting nutrition and physical activity
    David A Dzewaltowski
    Health Educ Res 17:541-51. 2002
    ..The Project develops a place-based dissemination model of multiple levels (project, school and place) that are hypothesized to build the skills and efficacy of leaders (school staff and youth) that implement environmental changes...
  25. ncbi request reprint Toward a better understanding of the influences on physical activity: the role of determinants, correlates, causal variables, mediators, moderators, and confounders
    Adrian E Bauman
    School of Community Medicine and Public Health, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Am J Prev Med 23:5-14. 2002
    ..This article examines the factors that are correlated with and that may have a causal relationship to physical activity...
  26. ncbi request reprint The relationships between delivery agents' physical activity level and the likelihood of implementing a physical activity program
    Paul Estabrooks
    Clinical Research Unit, Kaiser Permnnanente Colorado, Denver, Colorado 80237 8066, USA
    Am J Health Promot 18:350-3. 2004
    ..To determine the relationships between delivery agents'physical activity characteristics and subsequent adoption of a physical activity promotion program for community implementation...
  27. ncbi request reprint Evaluating the impact of health promotion programs: using the RE-AIM framework to form summary measures for decision making involving complex issues
    Russell E Glasgow
    Kaiser Permanente Colorado, Clinical Research Unit, 335 Road Runner Lane Penrose, Denver, CO 81240, USA
    Health Educ Res 21:688-94. 2006
    ..Such approaches offer potential to help identify interventions most likely to meaningfully impact population health...
  28. ncbi request reprint Are we creating relevant behavioral medicine research? Show me the evidence!
    Lisa M Klesges
    Ann Behav Med 31:3-4. 2006
  29. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the computerized ACTIVITYGRAM instrument and the previous day physical activity recall for assessing physical activity in children
    Gregory J Welk
    Department of Health and Human Performance, Iowa State University, Ames 50011, USA
    Res Q Exerc Sport 75:370-80. 2004
    ..The study also revealed no differences in PDPAR values or associations, when a simpler scoring procedure was used instead of the traditional more complex metabolic equivalent-based approach...
  30. pmc TREND: an important step, but not enough
    David A Dzewaltowski
    Am J Public Health 94:1474; author reply 1474-5. 2004
  31. ncbi request reprint Response from the Behavior Change Consortium Representatives and Translation Work Group: the issue is one of impact, not of world view or preferred approach
    Russell E Glasgow
    Kaiser Permanente Colorado, Denver 80237, USA
    Health Educ Res 17:696-9. 2002
  32. ncbi request reprint Behavior change intervention research in healthcare settings: a review of recent reports with emphasis on external validity
    Russell E Glasgow
    AMC Cancer Research Center, Center for Behavioral and Community Studies, Denver, Colorado 80214, USA
    Am J Prev Med 23:62-9. 2002
    ..This paper reviews the extent to which this research has reported on elements of internal and external validity, with emphasis on the extent to which research has been conducted in representative settings with representative populations...

Research Grants4

  1. YOUTH ENVIRONMENTS PROMOTING NUTRITION AND ACTIVITY
    David Dzewaltowski; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The impact of the program on hypothesized personal, environmental, and behavioral determinants of F&V and PA will also be measured. Process evaluation will monitor environmental change, program implementation, and system changes. ..