Mary Altpeter

Summary

Affiliation: University of North Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Advancing social workers' responsiveness to health disparities: the case of breast cancer screening
    Mary Altpeter
    University of North Carolina Institute on Aging, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 1030, USA
    Health Soc Work 30:221-32. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based health practice: knowing and using what works for older adults
    Mary Altpeter
    University of North Carolina Institute on Aging, 720 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Campus Box 1030, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 1030, USA
    Home Health Care Serv Q 25:1-11. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Cultivating social work leadership in health promotion and aging: strategies for active aging interventions
    Victor W Marshall
    Institute on Aging, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599 1030, USA
    Health Soc Work 30:135-44. 2005
  4. pmc Increasing use of mammography among older, rural African American women: results from a community trial
    Jo Anne Earp
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, CB 7400, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7400, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:646-54. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint An innovative approach for building health promotion program capacity: a generic volunteer training curriculum
    Ellen C Schneider
    Institute on Aging, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, CB 1030, 720 Martin Luther King, Boulevard, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 1030, USA
    Gerontologist 47:398-403. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Evaluation of group and self-directed formats of the Arthritis Foundation's Walk With Ease Program
    Leigh F Callahan
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Thurston Arthritis Research Center, 3300 Thurston Building, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 63:1098-107. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Using the RE-AIM framework to translate a research-based falls prevention intervention into a community-based program: lessons learned
    Tiffany E Shubert
    UNC Chapel Hill Institute on Aging, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 1030, USA
    J Safety Res 42:509-16. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Arthritis: the public health partnerships for improving health
    Denise G Brewster
    Physical Activity and Nutrition Branch, Chronic Disease Section, NC Division of Public Health, USA
    N C Med J 68:422-4. 2007
  9. pmc The Prevention Research Centers Healthy Aging Research Network
    Jason E Lang
    Health Care and Aging Studies Branch, Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 3:A17. 2006

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Advancing social workers' responsiveness to health disparities: the case of breast cancer screening
    Mary Altpeter
    University of North Carolina Institute on Aging, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 1030, USA
    Health Soc Work 30:221-32. 2005
    ..The findings can help social workers tailor more culturally respectful breast health interventions and have implications for the development of other efforts to eliminate health disparities...
  2. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based health practice: knowing and using what works for older adults
    Mary Altpeter
    University of North Carolina Institute on Aging, 720 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Campus Box 1030, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 1030, USA
    Home Health Care Serv Q 25:1-11. 2006
    ..The article concludes with a list of resources to help health care providers learn about, plan, and implement evidence-based health interventions and programs...
  3. ncbi request reprint Cultivating social work leadership in health promotion and aging: strategies for active aging interventions
    Victor W Marshall
    Institute on Aging, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599 1030, USA
    Health Soc Work 30:135-44. 2005
    ..Finally, using the example of promoting physical activity as a healthy aging strategy, they detail eight ways that social workers can provide leadership in promoting positive health in later life...
  4. pmc Increasing use of mammography among older, rural African American women: results from a community trial
    Jo Anne Earp
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, CB 7400, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7400, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:646-54. 2002
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint An innovative approach for building health promotion program capacity: a generic volunteer training curriculum
    Ellen C Schneider
    Institute on Aging, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, CB 1030, 720 Martin Luther King, Boulevard, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 1030, USA
    Gerontologist 47:398-403. 2007
    ..We also considered additional material that could augment common core content topics...
  6. doi request reprint Evaluation of group and self-directed formats of the Arthritis Foundation's Walk With Ease Program
    Leigh F Callahan
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Thurston Arthritis Research Center, 3300 Thurston Building, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 63:1098-107. 2011
    ..To evaluate the effects of a revised 6-week walking program for adults with arthritis, Walk With Ease (WWE), delivered in 2 formats, instructor-led group or self-directed...
  7. doi request reprint Using the RE-AIM framework to translate a research-based falls prevention intervention into a community-based program: lessons learned
    Tiffany E Shubert
    UNC Chapel Hill Institute on Aging, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 1030, USA
    J Safety Res 42:509-16. 2011
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Arthritis: the public health partnerships for improving health
    Denise G Brewster
    Physical Activity and Nutrition Branch, Chronic Disease Section, NC Division of Public Health, USA
    N C Med J 68:422-4. 2007
  9. pmc The Prevention Research Centers Healthy Aging Research Network
    Jason E Lang
    Health Care and Aging Studies Branch, Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 3:A17. 2006
    ....