Michael Slater

Summary

Affiliation: The Ohio State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Prospective influence of music-related media exposure on adolescent substance-use initiation: a peer group mediation model
    Michael D Slater
    School of Communication, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    J Health Commun 18:291-305. 2013
  2. pmc Increasing support for alcohol-control enforcement through news coverage of alcohol's role in injuries and crime
    Michael D Slater
    School of Communication, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 73:311-5. 2012
  3. pmc Assessing media campaigns linking marijuana non-use with autonomy and aspirations: "Be Under Your Own Influence" and ONDCP's "Above the Influence"
    Michael D Slater
    The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA
    Prev Sci 12:12-22. 2011
  4. pmc Media influence on alcohol-control policy support in the U.S. adult population: the intervening role of issue concern and risk judgments
    Michael D Slater
    The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210 1339, USA
    J Health Commun 14:262-75. 2009
  5. pmc News coverage of cancer in the United States: a national sample of newspapers, television, and magazines
    Michael D Slater
    School of Communication, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    J Health Commun 13:523-37. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Alcohol, illegal drugs, violent crime, and traffic-related and other unintended injuries in U.S. local and national news
    Michael D Slater
    The Ohio State University, 3022 Derby Hall, Columbus, Ohio 43210 1339, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 67:904-10. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Specification and misspecification of theoretical foundations and logic models for health communication campaigns
    Michael D Slater
    School of Communication, The Ohio State University, Columbus, 43210, USA
    Health Commun 20:149-57. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Combining in-school and community-based media efforts: reducing marijuana and alcohol uptake among younger adolescents
    Michael D Slater
    School of Communication, The Ohio State University, Columbus, 43210 1339, USA
    Health Educ Res 21:157-67. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Segmentation on a shoestring: health audience segmentation in limited-budget and local social marketing interventions
    Michael D Slater
    School of Communication, The Ohio State University, Columbus, USA
    Health Promot Pract 7:170-3. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Mediators and moderators of magazine advertisement effects on adolescent cigarette smoking
    Patricia A Aloise-Young
    Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado 80523 1876, USA
    J Health Commun 11:281-300. 2006

Research Grants

  1. In-school and community media prevention
    Michael Slater; Fiscal Year: 2007
  2. News and ad effects on alcohol risk perception
    Michael Slater; Fiscal Year: 2009
  3. COMMUNITY READINESS AND MEDIA PREVENTION CAMPAIGNE
    Michael Slater; Fiscal Year: 2002
  4. News and ad effects on alcohol risk perception
    Michael D Slater; Fiscal Year: 2010

Detail Information

Publications24

  1. doi request reprint Prospective influence of music-related media exposure on adolescent substance-use initiation: a peer group mediation model
    Michael D Slater
    School of Communication, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    J Health Commun 18:291-305. 2013
    ..This influence is in part explained by the role of music-related media content in socialization to substance-using peer groups...
  2. pmc Increasing support for alcohol-control enforcement through news coverage of alcohol's role in injuries and crime
    Michael D Slater
    School of Communication, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 73:311-5. 2012
    ..Methodologically, we provide a model for experiments permitting generalization across randomly selected message stimuli...
  3. pmc Assessing media campaigns linking marijuana non-use with autonomy and aspirations: "Be Under Your Own Influence" and ONDCP's "Above the Influence"
    Michael D Slater
    The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA
    Prev Sci 12:12-22. 2011
    ..Self-reported exposure to the ONDCP campaign predicted reduced marijuana use, and analyses partially support indirect effects of the two campaigns via aspirations and autonomy...
  4. pmc Media influence on alcohol-control policy support in the U.S. adult population: the intervening role of issue concern and risk judgments
    Michael D Slater
    The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210 1339, USA
    J Health Commun 14:262-75. 2009
    ..Tests of model fit suggest that concern precedes the more cognitive risk judgment in the mediation model...
  5. pmc News coverage of cancer in the United States: a national sample of newspapers, television, and magazines
    Michael D Slater
    School of Communication, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    J Health Commun 13:523-37. 2008
    ..Of greater public health concern was the limited coverage of prevention and detection even for highly preventable or relatively easily detected cancers. Implications of findings are discussed...
  6. ncbi request reprint Alcohol, illegal drugs, violent crime, and traffic-related and other unintended injuries in U.S. local and national news
    Michael D Slater
    The Ohio State University, 3022 Derby Hall, Columbus, Ohio 43210 1339, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 67:904-10. 2006
    ..The present study seeks to establish the extent to which media coverage acknowledges alcohol's contribution to violent crime as well as to motor vehicle injuries and other injury incidents...
  7. ncbi request reprint Specification and misspecification of theoretical foundations and logic models for health communication campaigns
    Michael D Slater
    School of Communication, The Ohio State University, Columbus, 43210, USA
    Health Commun 20:149-57. 2006
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Combining in-school and community-based media efforts: reducing marijuana and alcohol uptake among younger adolescents
    Michael D Slater
    School of Communication, The Ohio State University, Columbus, 43210 1339, USA
    Health Educ Res 21:157-67. 2006
    ..114). Results suggest that an appropriately designed in-school and community-based media effort can reduce youth substance uptake. Effectiveness does not depend on the presence of an in-school prevention curriculum...
  9. ncbi request reprint Segmentation on a shoestring: health audience segmentation in limited-budget and local social marketing interventions
    Michael D Slater
    School of Communication, The Ohio State University, Columbus, USA
    Health Promot Pract 7:170-3. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Mediators and moderators of magazine advertisement effects on adolescent cigarette smoking
    Patricia A Aloise-Young
    Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado 80523 1876, USA
    J Health Commun 11:281-300. 2006
    ..It is suggested that the effect of magazine ads on adolescents should be considered in policymaking on cigarette advertising...
  11. ncbi request reprint Alcohol use in early adolescence: the effect of changes in risk taking, perceived harm and friends' alcohol use
    Kimberly L Henry
    Institute of Behavioral Science, University of Colorado, 910 28th Street, Boulder, Colorado 80303, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 66:275-83. 2005
    ..This study instead explores the effects of changes in risk factors for individual adolescents...
  12. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of health-related web sites identified by common internet portals
    Michael D Slater
    JAMA 288:316-7. 2002
  13. pmc The National Youth Anti-Drug Media Campaign
    Steven H Kelder
    Am J Public Health 92:1211-2. 2002
  14. ncbi request reprint Sensation-seeking as a moderator of the effects of peer influences, consistency with personal aspirations, and perceived harm on marijuana and cigarette use among younger adolescents
    Michael D Slater
    Department of Journalism and Technical Communication, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado 80523 1785, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 38:865-80. 2003
    ..In addition, aspirations inconsistent with marijuana use appeared protective for high sensation-seekers...
  15. pmc Descriptions of Web sites in search listings: a potential obstacle to informed choice of health information
    Michael D Slater
    Department of Journalism and Technical Communication, Colorado State University, Fort Collins 80523 1785, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:1281-2. 2003
  16. doi request reprint Randomized trial on the 5 a day, the Rio Grande Way Website, a web-based program to improve fruit and vegetable consumption in rural communities
    David B Buller
    Klein Buendel, Inc, Golden, Colorado 80401, USA
    J Health Commun 13:230-49. 2008
    ..The comparison on the food frequency measure may have been undermined by its high variability. Websites may be successful in community settings only when they are used enough by adults to influence them...
  17. ncbi request reprint Narrative communication in cancer prevention and control: a framework to guide research and application
    Matthew W Kreuter
    Health Communication Research Laboratory, School of Public Health, Saint Louis University, 3545 Lafayette Avenue, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Ann Behav Med 33:221-35. 2007
    ..Future research needs based on these propositions are outlined and encouraged...
  18. ncbi request reprint The contextual effect of school attachment on young adolescents' alcohol use
    Kimberly L Henry
    Department of Psychology, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO 80523 1876, USA
    J Sch Health 77:67-74. 2007
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  19. ncbi request reprint A test of conversational and testimonial messages versus didactic presentations of nutrition information
    Michael D Slater
    Department of Journalism and Technical Communication, Colorado State University, Ft Collins, Colorado 80523, USA
    J Nutr Educ Behav 35:255-9. 2003
    ..Conversational and testimonial approaches to presenting messages relevant to fruit and vegetable consumption were compared with a traditional didactic message...
  20. pmc US news media coverage of tobacco control issues
    Marilee Long
    Department of Journalism and Technical Communication, C223 Clark Building, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO 80523, USA
    Tob Control 15:367-72. 2006
    ..To characterise the relative amount and type of daily newspaper, local and national TV newscast, and national news magazine coverage of tobacco control issues in the United States in 2002 and 2003...
  21. ncbi request reprint Brief measures of sensation seeking for screening and large-scale surveys
    Michael T Stephenson
    Department of Communication, Texas A and M University, 4234 TAMU, College Station, TX 77843 4234, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 72:279-86. 2003
    ..Both indices performed in ways remarkably similar to the established measures of sensation seeking and should prove useful for future research involving risky health behaviors...
  22. ncbi request reprint Using community readiness key informant assessments in a randomized group prevention trial: impact of a participatory community-media intervention
    Michael D Slater
    Journalism and Technical Communication, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO 80523, USA
    J Community Health 30:39-53. 2005
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  23. ncbi request reprint Intraindividual variability of school bonding and adolescents' beliefs about the effect of substance use on future aspirations
    Kimberly L Henry
    University of Colorado, Institute of Behavioral Science, Boulder, Colorado 80303, USA
    Prev Sci 6:101-12. 2005
    ..Furthermore, a strong intraindividual effect of school bonding was observed, indicating that as a student became more or less bonded to school his/her belief that substance use could affect future aspirations similarly changed...
  24. ncbi request reprint Alcohol advertising and youth
    Susan E Martin
    National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 26:900-6. 2002
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Research Grants21

  1. In-school and community media prevention
    Michael Slater; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..As a result, the school and community treatments are crossed and can each be assessed within an HLM framework. Cost-effectiveness data will also be collected and assessed. ..
  2. News and ad effects on alcohol risk perception
    Michael Slater; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  3. COMMUNITY READINESS AND MEDIA PREVENTION CAMPAIGNE
    Michael Slater; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  4. News and ad effects on alcohol risk perception
    Michael D Slater; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....