Belinda Reininger

Summary

Affiliation: Texas Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Socio-ecological influences on health-care access and navigation among persons of Mexican descent living on the U.S./Mexico border
    Belinda M Reininger
    Health Promotion and Behavioral Science, University of Texas Health Science Center, School of Public Health, Brownsville Regional Campus, 80 Fort Brown, Brownsville, TX, 78520, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 16:218-28. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Social capital and disaster preparedness among low income Mexican Americans in a disaster prone area
    Belinda M Reininger
    Health Promotion and Behavioral Sciences, UT School of Public Health Brownsville, 80 Fort Brown, Brownsville, TX 78520, USA
    Soc Sci Med 83:50-60. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Perceptions of social support, empowerment and youth risk behaviors
    Belinda M Reininger
    Division of Behavioral Sciences, School of Public Health, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Brownsville Regional Campus, Brownsville, TX, USA
    J Prim Prev 33:33-46. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Advancing the theory and measurement of collective empowerment: a qualitative study
    Belinda Reininger
    The Norman J Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, SC, USA
    Int Q Community Health Educ 25:211-38. 2005
  5. pmc Response to H1N1 in a U.S.-Mexico border community
    Joseph B McCormick
    University of Texas School of Public Health, Brownsville Regional Campus, Brownsville, Texas 78520, USA
    Biosecur Bioterror 8:233-42. 2010
  6. pmc Perceived barriers to exercise in Hispanic adults by level of activity
    Lorraine Bautista
    Dept of Behavioral Science, University of Texas School of Public Health, Brownsville Regional Campus, USA
    J Phys Act Health 8:916-25. 2011
  7. pmc Disturbed sleep among adolescents living in 2 communities on the Texas-Mexico border, 2000-2003
    Adriana Perez
    University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Austin, TX 78701, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 7:A40. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Sexual risk avoidance and sexual risk reduction interventions for middle school youth: a randomized controlled trial
    Christine M Markham
    Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, University of Texas Health Science Center, 7000 Fannin Street, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Adolesc Health 50:279-88. 2012
  9. pmc Nativity and nutritional behaviors in the Mexican origin population living in the US-Mexico border region
    Jared A Montoya
    Behavioral Sciences Department, University of Texas at Brownsville, Brownsville, TX, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 13:94-100. 2011
  10. pmc A multimedia educational program that increases science achievement among inner-city non-Asian minority middle-school students
    Nancy G Murray
    Behavioral Sciences, The Michael and Susan Dell Center for Advancement of Healthy Living, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, School of Public Health, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Acad Med 84:803-11. 2009

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Publications14

  1. doi request reprint Socio-ecological influences on health-care access and navigation among persons of Mexican descent living on the U.S./Mexico border
    Belinda M Reininger
    Health Promotion and Behavioral Science, University of Texas Health Science Center, School of Public Health, Brownsville Regional Campus, 80 Fort Brown, Brownsville, TX, 78520, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 16:218-28. 2014
    ..This theory-based study raises important issues if health care is to improve the health and welfare of disadvantaged populations and points to the need for greater focus on medical homes and prevention and early intervention approaches...
  2. doi request reprint Social capital and disaster preparedness among low income Mexican Americans in a disaster prone area
    Belinda M Reininger
    Health Promotion and Behavioral Sciences, UT School of Public Health Brownsville, 80 Fort Brown, Brownsville, TX 78520, USA
    Soc Sci Med 83:50-60. 2013
    ..These results extend previous findings on social capital and disaster preparedness and further characterize social capital's presence among a low income population living in a hurricane prone area...
  3. doi request reprint Perceptions of social support, empowerment and youth risk behaviors
    Belinda M Reininger
    Division of Behavioral Sciences, School of Public Health, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Brownsville Regional Campus, Brownsville, TX, USA
    J Prim Prev 33:33-46. 2012
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  4. ncbi request reprint Advancing the theory and measurement of collective empowerment: a qualitative study
    Belinda Reininger
    The Norman J Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, SC, USA
    Int Q Community Health Educ 25:211-38. 2005
    ..These findings suggest that the construct of collective empowerment can be both operationalized and evaluated at the community level...
  5. pmc Response to H1N1 in a U.S.-Mexico border community
    Joseph B McCormick
    University of Texas School of Public Health, Brownsville Regional Campus, Brownsville, Texas 78520, USA
    Biosecur Bioterror 8:233-42. 2010
    ..These simple methods should be considered for local implementation and for integration into national recommendations for epidemic preparedness and response...
  6. pmc Perceived barriers to exercise in Hispanic adults by level of activity
    Lorraine Bautista
    Dept of Behavioral Science, University of Texas School of Public Health, Brownsville Regional Campus, USA
    J Phys Act Health 8:916-25. 2011
    ..National data show that Hispanics report low levels of physical activity. Limited information on barriers to exercise in this population exists in the literature...
  7. pmc Disturbed sleep among adolescents living in 2 communities on the Texas-Mexico border, 2000-2003
    Adriana Perez
    University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Austin, TX 78701, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 7:A40. 2010
    ..We estimated the prevalence of disturbed sleep and associated factors among ninth graders living on the Texas-Mexico border...
  8. doi request reprint Sexual risk avoidance and sexual risk reduction interventions for middle school youth: a randomized controlled trial
    Christine M Markham
    Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, University of Texas Health Science Center, 7000 Fannin Street, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Adolesc Health 50:279-88. 2012
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of two, theory-based, multimedia, middle school sexual education programs in delaying sexual initiation...
  9. pmc Nativity and nutritional behaviors in the Mexican origin population living in the US-Mexico border region
    Jared A Montoya
    Behavioral Sciences Department, University of Texas at Brownsville, Brownsville, TX, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 13:94-100. 2011
    ..Despite low levels of overall acculturation in the border region dietary beliefs still exist between immigrants and US-born Mexican Americans in dietary beliefs, but, not behaviors in US-born Mexican Americans...
  10. pmc A multimedia educational program that increases science achievement among inner-city non-Asian minority middle-school students
    Nancy G Murray
    Behavioral Sciences, The Michael and Susan Dell Center for Advancement of Healthy Living, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, School of Public Health, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Acad Med 84:803-11. 2009
    ..Collaborators from The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Spring Branch Independent School District, and the Health Museum developed the modules...
  11. pmc Utilizing spatiotemporal analysis of influenza-like illness and rapid tests to focus swine-origin influenza virus intervention
    J Gaines Wilson
    Department of Chemistry and Environmental Sciences, The University of Texas at Brownsville, Brownsville, Texas 78520, USA
    Health Place 16:1230-9. 2010
    ..Given that S-OIV data is often difficult to obtain real-time during an outbreak; these findings may be of use to public health officials targeting prevention and response efforts during future flu outbreaks...
  12. ncbi request reprint An exploration of the relationship between youth assets and engagement in risky sexual behaviors
    Alexandra E Evans
    Department of Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina 29208, USA
    J Adolesc Health 35:424.e21-30. 2004
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  13. ncbi request reprint Ergonomic decision-making: a conceptual framework for experienced practitioners from backgrounds in industrial engineering and physical therapy
    Karen M Piegorsch
    Synergo, P O Box 415, Columbia, SC 29202, USA
    Appl Ergon 37:587-98. 2006
    ..Results indicate that demands of the practitioner environment and practitioner factors such as personality more strongly influence the decision-making of experienced ergonomics practitioners than does practitioner background in IE or PT...