Liza S Rovniak

Summary

Affiliation: Pennsylvania State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Feasibility of using a compact elliptical device to increase energy expenditure during sedentary activities
    Liza S Rovniak
    Department of Medicine, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, United States Department of Public Health Sciences, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, United States Electronic address
    J Sci Med Sport 17:376-80. 2014
  2. pmc Engineering online and in-person social networks to sustain physical activity: application of a conceptual model
    Liza S Rovniak
    Departments of Medicine and Public Health Sciences, Penn State College of Medicine, Hershey, PA, USA
    BMC Public Health 13:753. 2013
  3. pmc Engaging community businesses in human immunodeficiency virus prevention: a feasibility study
    Liza S Rovniak
    Center for Behavioral Epidemiology and Community Health, Graduate School of Public Health, San Diego State University, San Diego, California, USA
    Am J Health Promot 24:347-53. 2010
  4. pmc Adults' physical activity patterns across life domains: cluster analysis with replication
    Liza S Rovniak
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, 500 University Drive, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Health Psychol 29:496-505. 2010
  5. pmc Medical center farmers markets: a strategic partner in the patient-centered medical home
    Daniel R George
    Assistant Professor, Department of Humanities, Penn State College of Medicine, 500 University Dr, Hershey, PA 17033 e mail
    Prev Chronic Dis 10:E127. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint A strength training program for primary care patients, central pennsylvania, 2012
    Christopher N Sciamanna
    Penn State Hershey Medical Center, Division of General Internal Medicine, H034, 500 University Dr, Hershey, PA 17033 e mail
    Prev Chronic Dis 11:E107. 2014
  7. pmc Complete home smoking bans and antitobacco contingencies: a natural experiment
    Melbourne F Hovell
    Centre for Behavioral Epidemiology and Community Health, Graduate School of Public Health, San Diego State University, CA
    Nicotine Tob Res 16:186-96. 2014
  8. doi request reprint Efficacy of a weight-loss website based on positive deviance. A randomized trial
    Jennifer L Kraschnewski
    Department of Medicine, Penn State College of Medicine, 500 University Drive, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Am J Prev Med 41:610-4. 2011
  9. pmc Public health potential of farmers' markets on medical center campuses: a case study from Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
    Daniel R George
    Department of Humanities, Pennsylvania State College of Medicine, Hershey, USA
    Am J Public Health 101:2226-32. 2011
  10. pmc Fidelity issues in secondhand smoking interventions for children
    Marilyn Johnson-Kozlow
    San Diego State University, San Diego, CA 92123, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 10:1677-90. 2008

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. pmc Feasibility of using a compact elliptical device to increase energy expenditure during sedentary activities
    Liza S Rovniak
    Department of Medicine, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, United States Department of Public Health Sciences, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, United States Electronic address
    J Sci Med Sport 17:376-80. 2014
    ..A secondary aim was to evaluate if two accelerometers attached to the elliptical device could provide reliable and valid assessments of participants' frequency and duration of elliptical device use...
  2. pmc Engineering online and in-person social networks to sustain physical activity: application of a conceptual model
    Liza S Rovniak
    Departments of Medicine and Public Health Sciences, Penn State College of Medicine, Hershey, PA, USA
    BMC Public Health 13:753. 2013
    ....
  3. pmc Engaging community businesses in human immunodeficiency virus prevention: a feasibility study
    Liza S Rovniak
    Center for Behavioral Epidemiology and Community Health, Graduate School of Public Health, San Diego State University, San Diego, California, USA
    Am J Health Promot 24:347-53. 2010
    ..To explore the feasibility of engaging community businesses in human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) prevention...
  4. pmc Adults' physical activity patterns across life domains: cluster analysis with replication
    Liza S Rovniak
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, 500 University Drive, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Health Psychol 29:496-505. 2010
    ..Identifying adults' physical activity patterns across multiple life domains could inform the design of interventions and policies...
  5. pmc Medical center farmers markets: a strategic partner in the patient-centered medical home
    Daniel R George
    Assistant Professor, Department of Humanities, Penn State College of Medicine, 500 University Dr, Hershey, PA 17033 e mail
    Prev Chronic Dis 10:E127. 2013
    ..The number of medical center-based farmers markets has increased in the past decade, but little is known about how such organizations contribute to the preventive health goals of the patient-centered medical home...
  6. ncbi request reprint A strength training program for primary care patients, central pennsylvania, 2012
    Christopher N Sciamanna
    Penn State Hershey Medical Center, Division of General Internal Medicine, H034, 500 University Dr, Hershey, PA 17033 e mail
    Prev Chronic Dis 11:E107. 2014
    ..Primary care providers can recommend strength training programs to use "Exercise as Medicine," yet few studies have examined the interest of primary care patients in these programs...
  7. pmc Complete home smoking bans and antitobacco contingencies: a natural experiment
    Melbourne F Hovell
    Centre for Behavioral Epidemiology and Community Health, Graduate School of Public Health, San Diego State University, CA
    Nicotine Tob Res 16:186-96. 2014
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Efficacy of a weight-loss website based on positive deviance. A randomized trial
    Jennifer L Kraschnewski
    Department of Medicine, Penn State College of Medicine, 500 University Drive, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Am J Prev Med 41:610-4. 2011
    ..Incorporating weight-control practices used by individuals with long-term weight-loss success ("positive deviants") may improve the efficacy of web-based weight control interventions...
  9. pmc Public health potential of farmers' markets on medical center campuses: a case study from Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
    Daniel R George
    Department of Humanities, Pennsylvania State College of Medicine, Hershey, USA
    Am J Public Health 101:2226-32. 2011
    ....
  10. pmc Fidelity issues in secondhand smoking interventions for children
    Marilyn Johnson-Kozlow
    San Diego State University, San Diego, CA 92123, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 10:1677-90. 2008
    ..Enhancing methodological and theoretical fidelity will speed identification of valid theoretical precepts that will, in turn, guide effective public health prevention programs...
  11. pmc Characterizing customers at medical center farmers' markets
    Jennifer L Kraschnewski
    Departments of Medicine and Public Health Sciences, The Pennsylvania State University, College of Medicine, 500 University Drive, Hershey, PA, 17033, USA
    J Community Health 39:727-31. 2014
    ..If farmers' markets can broaden their reach to more diverse populations, they may play an important role in contributing to community health. ..
  12. pmc Dangers and opportunities for social media in medicine
    Daniel R George
    Department of Humanities, Penn State Hershey College of Medicine, Hershey, Pennsylvania, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 56:453-62. 2013
    ..Finally, it describes the most promising avenues through which professionals can use social media in medicine-improving patient communication, enhancing professional development, and contributing to public health research and service. ..
  13. pmc Reducing the gap between the economic costs of tobacco and funds for tobacco training in schools of public health
    Liza S Rovniak
    Center for Behavioral Epidemiology and Community Health, Graduate School of Public Health, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA 92123, USA
    Public Health Rep 121:538-46. 2006
    ....
  14. ncbi request reprint Enhancing theoretical fidelity: an e-mail-based walking program demonstration
    Liza S Rovniak
    Center for Behavioral Epidemiology and Community Health, Graduate School of Public Health, San Diego State University, CA 92123, USA
    Am J Health Promot 20:85-95. 2005
    ..To examine the extent to which theoretical fidelity, or precision in replicating theory-based recommendations, influenced the effectiveness of two walking programs based on social cognitive theory (SCT)...