Henry Shelton Brown

Summary

Affiliation: Texas Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The price of access: capitalization of neighborhood contextual factors
    Henry Shelton Brown
    UTHealth School of Public Health, Austin Regional Campus Michael and Susan Dell Center for Healthy Living, Austin, TX, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 10:95. 2013
  2. pmc The cost-effectiveness of a school-based smoking prevention program in India
    H Shelton Brown
    University of Texas School of Public Health, University of Texas Administration Building UTA and Michael and Susan Dell Center for Healthy Living, 1616 Guadalupe Street, Suite 6 300, Austin, TX 78701, USA
    Health Promot Int 28:178-86. 2013
  3. pmc Crime rates and sedentary behavior among 4th grade Texas school children
    H Shelton Brown
    Michael and Susan Dell Center for Advancement of Healthy Living, Division of Management, Policy and Community Health, University of Texas School of Public Health, 313 E, 12th Street, Suite 220, Austin, TX 78701, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 5:28. 2008
  4. doi request reprint International competition and the demand for health insurance in the US: evidence from the Texas-Mexico border region
    H Shelton Brown
    Division of Management, Policy and Community Health, School of Public Health, Michael and Susan Dell Center for Advancement of Healthy Living, University of Texas, Austin, TX 78701, USA
    Int J Health Care Finance Econ 9:25-38. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Do Mexican immigrants substitute health care in Mexico for health insurance in the United States? The role of distance
    Henry Shelton Brown
    Department of Management Policy and Community Health, University of Texas Health Science Center, Austin, TX 78701, USA
    Soc Sci Med 67:2036-42. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Observable weight distributions and children's individual weight assessment
    H Shelton Brown
    Michael and Susan Dell Center for Advancement of Healthy Living, University of Texas School of Public Health, Austin, Texas, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 18:202-5. 2010
  7. pmc Differences in food consumption and meal patterns in Texas school children by grade
    Adriana Perez
    The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, School of Public Health, Division of Biostatistics, 80 Fort Brown, SPH RAHC North 200, Brownsville, TX 78520, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 4:A23. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Cigarette quitlines, taxes, and other tobacco control policies: a state-level analysis
    Henry Shelton Brown
    Division of Management, Policy and Community Health, University of Texas School of Public Health, Austin, TX 78723, USA
    Health Econ 22:741-8. 2013

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. pmc The price of access: capitalization of neighborhood contextual factors
    Henry Shelton Brown
    UTHealth School of Public Health, Austin Regional Campus Michael and Susan Dell Center for Healthy Living, Austin, TX, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 10:95. 2013
    ..This study examines the associations of better neighborhood context with neighborhood housing values...
  2. pmc The cost-effectiveness of a school-based smoking prevention program in India
    H Shelton Brown
    University of Texas School of Public Health, University of Texas Administration Building UTA and Michael and Susan Dell Center for Healthy Living, 1616 Guadalupe Street, Suite 6 300, Austin, TX 78701, USA
    Health Promot Int 28:178-86. 2013
    ..To put the cost-effectiveness of this smoking prevention program into context, it is over 24 times more cost-effective than dialysis in the USA, which costs $50,000 for a life-year...
  3. pmc Crime rates and sedentary behavior among 4th grade Texas school children
    H Shelton Brown
    Michael and Susan Dell Center for Advancement of Healthy Living, Division of Management, Policy and Community Health, University of Texas School of Public Health, 313 E, 12th Street, Suite 220, Austin, TX 78701, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 5:28. 2008
    ..We determined whether indoor sedentary behavior patterns are associated with community crime statistics. 4th graders in the U.S. are typically 9 or 10 years old...
  4. doi request reprint International competition and the demand for health insurance in the US: evidence from the Texas-Mexico border region
    H Shelton Brown
    Division of Management, Policy and Community Health, School of Public Health, Michael and Susan Dell Center for Advancement of Healthy Living, University of Texas, Austin, TX 78701, USA
    Int J Health Care Finance Econ 9:25-38. 2009
    ..The instruments are dental care utilization in Mexico and a variable measuring frequently visiting Mexico. The results show that competition from Mexico lowers the demand for health insurance coverage in the US side of the border...
  5. doi request reprint Do Mexican immigrants substitute health care in Mexico for health insurance in the United States? The role of distance
    Henry Shelton Brown
    Department of Management Policy and Community Health, University of Texas Health Science Center, Austin, TX 78701, USA
    Soc Sci Med 67:2036-42. 2008
    ..Distance within Mexico is quite important, indicating that immigrants from the South of Mexico are more likely to seek care in their communities of origin (hometowns)...
  6. doi request reprint Observable weight distributions and children's individual weight assessment
    H Shelton Brown
    Michael and Susan Dell Center for Advancement of Healthy Living, University of Texas School of Public Health, Austin, Texas, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 18:202-5. 2010
    ..These data suggest that observable weight distributions play a key role in the obesity epidemic...
  7. pmc Differences in food consumption and meal patterns in Texas school children by grade
    Adriana Perez
    The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, School of Public Health, Division of Biostatistics, 80 Fort Brown, SPH RAHC North 200, Brownsville, TX 78520, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 4:A23. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine differences in food choices between 4th-, 8th-, and 11th-grade students. The results provide information that can be used to tailor behavioral-based nutritional programs for children...
  8. doi request reprint Cigarette quitlines, taxes, and other tobacco control policies: a state-level analysis
    Henry Shelton Brown
    Division of Management, Policy and Community Health, University of Texas School of Public Health, Austin, TX 78723, USA
    Health Econ 22:741-8. 2013
    ..We found that people anticipating increases in prices begin attempting to quit by calling quitlines. Finally, the Peter Jennings media campaign was highly correlated with quitline calls...