James C Hersey

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Affiliation: RTI International
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The efficacy and cost-effectiveness of a community weight management intervention: a randomized controlled trial of the health weight management demonstration
    James C Hersey
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC, USA
    Prev Med 54:42-9. 2012
  2. pmc Discussions about preventive services: a qualitative study
    Karen E Lasser
    Department of Medicine, Cambridge Health Alliance and Harvard Medical School, Cambridge, MA, USA
    BMC Fam Pract 9:49. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Food shopping practices are associated with dietary quality in low-income households
    J Hersey
    Research Triangle Institute, Washington, DC 20036, USA
    J Nutr Educ 33:S16-26. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint The effects of state counterindustry media campaigns on beliefs, attitudes, and smoking status among teens and young adults
    James C Hersey
    RTI, 1615 M Street, NW, Suite 740, Washington, DC 20036 3209, USA
    Prev Med 37:544-52. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint The theory of "truth": how counterindustry campaigns affect smoking behavior among teens
    James C Hershey
    RTI International, Washington, DC 20036 3209, USA
    Health Psychol 24:22-31. 2005
  6. pmc How state counter-industry campaigns help prime perceptions of tobacco industry practices to promote reductions in youth smoking
    J C Hersey
    RTI International, Washington, DC 20036, USA
    Tob Control 14:377-83. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Are menthol cigarettes a starter product for youth?
    James C Hersey
    RTI International, Washington, DC 20036, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 8:403-13. 2006
  8. doi request reprint Menthol cigarettes contribute to the appeal and addiction potential of smoking for youth
    James C Hersey
    Research Triangle Institute International, Washington, DC 20005, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 12:S136-46. 2010
  9. doi request reprint The association between funding for statewide programs and enactment of obesity legislation
    James Hersey
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC, USA
    J Nutr Educ Behav 42:51-6. 2010
  10. pmc Getting to the truth: evaluating national tobacco countermarketing campaigns
    Matthew C Farrelly
    Research Triangle Institute, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:901-7. 2002

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Publications16

  1. doi request reprint The efficacy and cost-effectiveness of a community weight management intervention: a randomized controlled trial of the health weight management demonstration
    James C Hersey
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC, USA
    Prev Med 54:42-9. 2012
    ..The study investigated the efficacy and cost-effectiveness of a cognitive-behavioral weight management program, complemented by an interactive Web site and brief telephone/e-mail coaching...
  2. pmc Discussions about preventive services: a qualitative study
    Karen E Lasser
    Department of Medicine, Cambridge Health Alliance and Harvard Medical School, Cambridge, MA, USA
    BMC Fam Pract 9:49. 2008
    ..Elderly minority patients are less likely to receive influenza vaccination and colorectal cancer screening than are other patients. Communication between primary care providers (PCPs) and patients may affect service receipt...
  3. ncbi request reprint Food shopping practices are associated with dietary quality in low-income households
    J Hersey
    Research Triangle Institute, Washington, DC 20036, USA
    J Nutr Educ 33:S16-26. 2001
    ..05) associated with increased consumption of nutrients as measured through a single 24-hour recall. These findings suggest that food shopping practices are an important area for nutrition education with low-income audiences...
  4. ncbi request reprint The effects of state counterindustry media campaigns on beliefs, attitudes, and smoking status among teens and young adults
    James C Hersey
    RTI, 1615 M Street, NW, Suite 740, Washington, DC 20036 3209, USA
    Prev Med 37:544-52. 2003
    ..This study sought to identify the pathways through which state-funded counterindustry media campaigns influence beliefs and attitudes regarding tobacco industry practices and smoking status...
  5. ncbi request reprint The theory of "truth": how counterindustry campaigns affect smoking behavior among teens
    James C Hershey
    RTI International, Washington, DC 20036 3209, USA
    Health Psychol 24:22-31. 2005
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  6. pmc How state counter-industry campaigns help prime perceptions of tobacco industry practices to promote reductions in youth smoking
    J C Hersey
    RTI International, Washington, DC 20036, USA
    Tob Control 14:377-83. 2005
    ..This study assessed the impact of state media campaigns that prominently feature counter-industry messages on youth cigarette smoking, beyond the effects of price, secular trends, tobacco control efforts, and the national truth campaign...
  7. ncbi request reprint Are menthol cigarettes a starter product for youth?
    James C Hersey
    RTI International, Washington, DC 20036, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 8:403-13. 2006
    ..The study suggests that menthol cigarettes are a starter product that may be associated with smoking uptake by youth...
  8. doi request reprint Menthol cigarettes contribute to the appeal and addiction potential of smoking for youth
    James C Hersey
    Research Triangle Institute International, Washington, DC 20005, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 12:S136-46. 2010
    ..Menthol cigarettes are a common choice of cigarettes among young smokers that contribute to the addictive potential of cigarette smoking...
  9. doi request reprint The association between funding for statewide programs and enactment of obesity legislation
    James Hersey
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC, USA
    J Nutr Educ Behav 42:51-6. 2010
    ..This paper investigates the possible role of these programs in state policy change...
  10. pmc Getting to the truth: evaluating national tobacco countermarketing campaigns
    Matthew C Farrelly
    Research Triangle Institute, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:901-7. 2002
    ..This study examines how the American Legacy Foundation's "truth" campaign and Philip Morris's "Think. Don't Smoke" campaign have influenced youths' attitudes, beliefs, and intentions toward tobacco...
  11. doi request reprint Effects of front-of-package and shelf nutrition labeling systems on consumers
    James C Hersey
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709, USA
    Nutr Rev 71:1-14. 2013
    ..More research is needed to determine the effects of FOP nutrition labeling on consumers' actual shopping behaviors and dietary intakes...
  12. doi request reprint Systematic review of public health branding
    W Douglas Evans
    RTI International, Washington, DC, USA
    J Health Commun 13:721-41. 2008
    ..More rigorous research is needed, however, on how branded health messages impact specific populations and behaviors...
  13. pmc Impact of the CDC's Section 317 Immunization Grants Program funding on childhood vaccination coverage
    David B Rein
    Health, Social Science, and Economic Research unit of RTI International, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Am J Public Health 96:1548-53. 2006
    ..Policymakers charged with funding public health programs should consider this study's findings, which indicate that money allocated to vaccine activities translates directly into higher vaccine coverage rates...
  14. doi request reprint A novel approach to selecting and weighting nutrients for nutrient profiling of foods and diets
    Joanne E Arsenault
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    J Acad Nutr Diet 112:1968-75. 2012
    ..Most profiling systems use similar weighting factors across nutrients due to lack of scientific evidence to assign levels of importance to nutrients...
  15. pmc Self-reported exposure to policy and environmental influences on smoking cessation and relapse: a 2-year longitudinal population-based study
    James Nonnemaker
    RTI International, 3040 Cornwallis Road, P O Box 12194, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 8:3591-608. 2011
    ..A number of policies may have an influence on multiple cessation outcomes. However, the effect varies by cessation outcome, and statistical significance is influenced by model specification...
  16. ncbi request reprint Integrating evaluation tools to assess nutrition education
    J C Hersey
    Research Triangle Institute, Washington, DC 20036, USA
    J Nutr Educ 33:S2-3. 2001
    ..The special issue grew out of a series of USDA working groups to identify evaluation tools for nutrition education with low-income families.* I express my thanks to the many individuals who contributed to this effort...