Alice S Ammerman

Summary

Affiliation: University of North Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The U.S. training institute for dissemination and implementation research in health
    Helen I Meissner
    Office of Behavioral and Social Sciences Research, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Implement Sci 8:12. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled trial of a public health nurse directed treatment program for rural patients with high blood cholesterol
    Alice S Ammerman
    Department of Nutrition, Schools of Public Health and Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27599, USA
    Prev Med 36:340-51. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint The efficacy of behavioral interventions to modify dietary fat and fruit and vegetable intake: a review of the evidence
    Alice S Ammerman
    Department of Nutrition, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7400, USA
    Prev Med 35:25-41. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Addressing disparities in the obesity epidemic
    Alice Ammerman
    Department of Nutrition, UNC School of Public Health, UNC Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, USA
    N C Med J 67:301-4. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Health economics in public health
    Alice S Ammerman
    University of North Carolina Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, and the Department of Nutrition, Gillings School of Global Public Health, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    Am J Prev Med 36:273-5. 2009
  6. pmc Research expectations among African American church leaders in the PRAISE! project: a randomized trial guided by community-based participatory research
    Alice Ammerman
    Department of Nutrition, Schools of Public Health and Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:1720-7. 2003
  7. doi request reprint Randomized trial of a clinic-based, community-supported, lifestyle intervention to improve physical activity and diet: the North Carolina enhanced WISEWOMAN project
    Thomas C Keyserling
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Prev Med 46:499-510. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Linking clinical care to community resources for cardiovascular disease prevention: the North Carolina Enhanced WISEWOMAN project
    Stephanie B Jilcott
    Department of Nutrition, School of Medicine and Public Health, and the Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7426, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 15:569-83. 2006
  9. pmc Childhood obesity prevention: fathers' reflections with healthcare providers
    Lisa M Lowenstein
    Department of Nutrition, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Child Obes 9:137-43. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of a behavioral weight loss intervention for low-income women: the Weight-Wise Program
    Alison Gustafson
    Department of Nutrition, School of Medicine, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27519, USA
    Prev Med 49:390-5. 2009

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications53

  1. pmc The U.S. training institute for dissemination and implementation research in health
    Helen I Meissner
    Office of Behavioral and Social Sciences Research, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Implement Sci 8:12. 2013
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled trial of a public health nurse directed treatment program for rural patients with high blood cholesterol
    Alice S Ammerman
    Department of Nutrition, Schools of Public Health and Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27599, USA
    Prev Med 36:340-51. 2003
    ..The objective of this study was to assess the effectiveness of an intervention program designed to facilitate dietary counseling for hypercholesterolemia by rural public health nurses...
  3. ncbi request reprint The efficacy of behavioral interventions to modify dietary fat and fruit and vegetable intake: a review of the evidence
    Alice S Ammerman
    Department of Nutrition, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7400, USA
    Prev Med 35:25-41. 2002
    ..A secondary goal was to explore the relative effectiveness of specific intervention features and among different population subgroups...
  4. ncbi request reprint Addressing disparities in the obesity epidemic
    Alice Ammerman
    Department of Nutrition, UNC School of Public Health, UNC Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, USA
    N C Med J 67:301-4. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Health economics in public health
    Alice S Ammerman
    University of North Carolina Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, and the Department of Nutrition, Gillings School of Global Public Health, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    Am J Prev Med 36:273-5. 2009
    ..Economic analysis is an important tool in deciding how to allocate scarce public health resources; however, there is currently a dearth of such analysis by public health researchers...
  6. pmc Research expectations among African American church leaders in the PRAISE! project: a randomized trial guided by community-based participatory research
    Alice Ammerman
    Department of Nutrition, Schools of Public Health and Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:1720-7. 2003
    ..This study sought to examine the expectations and satisfaction of pastors and lay leaders regarding a research partnership in a randomized trial guided by community-based participatory research (CBPR) methods...
  7. doi request reprint Randomized trial of a clinic-based, community-supported, lifestyle intervention to improve physical activity and diet: the North Carolina enhanced WISEWOMAN project
    Thomas C Keyserling
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Prev Med 46:499-510. 2008
    ..To determine if a clinic-based behavioral intervention program for low-income mid-life women that emphasizes use of community resources will increase moderate intensity physical activity (PA) and improve dietary intake...
  8. ncbi request reprint Linking clinical care to community resources for cardiovascular disease prevention: the North Carolina Enhanced WISEWOMAN project
    Stephanie B Jilcott
    Department of Nutrition, School of Medicine and Public Health, and the Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7426, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 15:569-83. 2006
    ..We also present the study design and baseline results of the randomized trial to evaluate the enhanced intervention...
  9. pmc Childhood obesity prevention: fathers' reflections with healthcare providers
    Lisa M Lowenstein
    Department of Nutrition, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Child Obes 9:137-43. 2013
    ..To prevent childhood obesity, parents and their children's healthcare providers need to engage in effective dialogue. We know much about mothers' experiences, but very little about fathers' experiences...
  10. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of a behavioral weight loss intervention for low-income women: the Weight-Wise Program
    Alison Gustafson
    Department of Nutrition, School of Medicine, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27519, USA
    Prev Med 49:390-5. 2009
    ..Assess the cost-effectiveness of a 16-week weight loss intervention (Weight-Wise) for low-income midlife women...
  11. ncbi request reprint A guide for developing intervention tools addressing environmental factors to improve diet and physical activity
    Stephanie B Jilcott
    Department of Nutrition, Schools of Public Health and Medicine, University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Health Promot Pract 8:192-204. 2007
    ..These tools were finalized using community members' feedback. This formative process can serve as a guide for other health promotion programs to create and use similar tools...
  12. doi request reprint Randomized trial of a behavioral weight loss intervention for low-income women: the Weight Wise Program
    Carmen D Samuel-Hodge
    Department of Nutrition, School of Medicine, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 17:1891-9. 2009
    ..05). Of the 72 WWP participants, 64, 47, and 19% lost at least 3, 5, and 7% of their initial body weight, respectively. In conclusion, the WWP was associated with statistically significant and clinically important short-term weight loss...
  13. ncbi request reprint Effects of a tailored follow-up intervention on health behaviors, beliefs, and attitudes
    Alissa D Jacobs
    Department of Nutrition, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27599, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 13:557-68. 2004
    ..Computer-tailored health messages that are mailed to participants or given in brief telephone calls offer an innovative and time-efficient alternative to ongoing face-to-face contact with healthcare providers...
  14. ncbi request reprint Implementing the WISEWOMAN program in local health departments: staff attitudes, beliefs, and perceived barriers
    Stephanie B Jilcott
    Department of Nutrition, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 27599, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 13:598-606. 2004
    ..This paper explores counselors' attitudes and beliefs about patients and perceived barriers to implementing the North Carolina Well-Integrated Screening and Evaluation for Women Across the Nation (WISEWOMAN) program...
  15. ncbi request reprint Personal, social, and environmental correlates of physical activity in North Carolina Latina immigrants
    Kelly R Evenson
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, 137 E Franklin Street, Suite 306, Chapel Hill, NC 27514, USA
    Am J Prev Med 25:77-85. 2003
    ..The objective of this study was to describe physical activity and the personal, social environmental, and physical environmental correlates for Latina immigrants...
  16. ncbi request reprint Preventing and treating obesity: pediatricians' self-efficacy, barriers, resources, and advocacy
    Eliana Miller Perrin
    Division of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7220, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 5:150-6. 2005
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Dentists' attitudes about their role in addressing obesity in patients: a national survey
    Alice E Curran
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27599 7450, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 141:1307-16. 2010
    ..The authors conducted a study to assess dentists' interest in and barriers to providing obesity counseling to patients...
  18. doi request reprint Perceived and objective measures of the food store environment and the association with weight and diet among low-income women in North Carolina
    Alison A Gustafson
    University of North Carolina Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, and Department of Nutrition, Gillings School of Global Public Health, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 218 331 2082, USA
    Public Health Nutr 14:1032-8. 2011
    ..The present study aimed to highlight the similarities and differences between perceived and objective measures of the food store environment among low-income women and the association with diet and weight...
  19. pmc Trust, benefit, satisfaction, and burden: a randomized controlled trial to reduce cancer risk through African-American churches
    Giselle Corbie-Smith
    Department of Social Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Wing D CB 7240, Chapel Hill, NC 27599
    J Gen Intern Med 18:531-41. 2003
    ..Community-based participatory research (CBPR) approaches that actively engage communities in a study are assumed to lead to relevant findings, trusting relationships, and greater satisfaction with the research process...
  20. pmc Association between physical activity and proximity to physical activity resources among low-income, midlife women
    Stephanie B Jilcott
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Department of Nutrition, School of Public Health, and the UNC CH Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7426, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 4:A04. 2007
    ..We examined correlations between perceived and objectively measured proximity to physical activity resources and then examined associations between both measures of proximity and objectively measured physical activity...
  21. doi request reprint Nutrition and physical activity in child care: results from an environmental intervention
    Dianne S Ward
    Department of Nutrition, Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    Am J Prev Med 35:352-6. 2008
    ..Few environmental interventions exist, and none target both diet and physical activity. The Nutrition and Physical Activity Self-Assessment for Child Care (NAP SACC) intervention was developed to fill this research and practice gap...
  22. pmc A social media-based physical activity intervention: a randomized controlled trial
    David N Cavallo
    Department of Nutrition, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Am J Prev Med 43:527-32. 2012
    ..This combination of reach and functionality makes online social networks a promising intervention platform for increasing physical activity...
  23. pmc Use of a pediatrician toolkit to address parental perception of children's weight status, nutrition, and activity behaviors
    Eliana M Perrin
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, 231 MacNider Building, 333 South Columbia St, CB 7225, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7225, USA
    Acad Pediatr 10:274-81. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to determine whether accuracy of parental perception of children's weight status and reports of related behaviors changed following a brief pediatrics resident intervention...
  24. pmc Primary care providers' self-efficacy and outcome expectations for childhood obesity counseling
    Lisa M Lowenstein
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Child Obes 9:208-15. 2013
    ..We explored the relationship of providers' self-efficacy, outcome expectations, and practice level support with childhood obesity counseling frequency...
  25. pmc An intervention to promote healthy weight: Nutrition and Physical Activity Self-Assessment for Child Care (NAP SACC) theory and design
    Alice S Ammerman
    Department of Nutrition, Schools of Public Health and Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 4:A67. 2007
    ..The NAP SACC program shows promise as a useful approach to promoting healthy weight behaviors in child care settings...
  26. ncbi request reprint Obesity and associated coronary heart disease risk factors in a population of low-income African-American and white women: the North Carolina WISEWOMAN project
    Tracy L Nelson
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Prev Med 35:1-6. 2002
    ..Obesity has been associated with many co-occurring coronary heart disease (CHD) risk factors as well as CHD mortality. These associations have been shown to vary between African-American and white sample populations...
  27. ncbi request reprint Pediatricians' own weight: self-perception, misclassification, and ease of counseling
    Eliana M Perrin
    Division of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, CB 7220, 130 Mason Farm Road, Fifth Floor, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7220, USA
    Obes Res 13:326-32. 2005
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint Environmental, policy, and cultural factors related to physical activity among Latina immigrants
    Kelly R Evenson
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, 137 East Franklin Street, Suite 306, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7435, USA
    Women Health 36:43-57. 2002
    ..This information can be used to develop culturally appropriate interventions to increase physical activity among Latinas...
  29. doi request reprint Starting the conversation performance of a brief dietary assessment and intervention tool for health professionals
    Amy E Paxton
    Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27599 7426, USA
    Am J Prev Med 40:67-71. 2011
    ..Starting The Conversation (STC) is an eight-item simplified food frequency instrument designed for use in primary care and health-promotion settings...
  30. doi request reprint Implementation of a school-based state policy to increase physical activity*
    Kelly R Evenson
    Department of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Bank of America Center, Chapel Hill, NC 27514, USA
    J Sch Health 79:231-8, quiz 244-6. 2009
    ..This study describes how districts are meeting the physical activity-related portion of this policy and explores the policy implementation successes and challenges...
  31. ncbi request reprint Associations of total energy and macronutrients with colon cancer risk in African Americans and Whites: results from the North Carolina colon cancer study
    Jessie Satia-Abouta
    Department of Nutrition, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 158:951-62. 2003
    ..These findings may provide an explanation for some of the racial differences in colon cancer incidence...
  32. pmc Bolstering confidence in obesity prevention and treatment counseling for resident and community pediatricians
    Eliana M Perrin
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, 231 MacNider Building, 333 South Columbia St, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7225, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 73:179-85. 2008
    ..To assess whether equipping resident pediatricians and community pediatricians with both training and practical tools improves their perceived confidence, ease, and frequency of obesity-related counseling to patients...
  33. pmc Partnerships in health disparities research and the roles of pastors of black churches: potential conflict, synergy, and expectations
    Giselle Corbie-Smith
    Department of Social Medicine, Program on Health Disparities, Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, North 725 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 102:823-31. 2010
    ..The black church is a promising site to engage in health disparities research; however, little is understood about the pastors' perspectives. We used role theory to explore their expectations, potential conflicts, and synergy with research...
  34. ncbi request reprint Associations of micronutrients with colon cancer risk in African Americans and whites: results from the North Carolina Colon Cancer Study
    Jessie Satia-Abouta
    Department of Nutrition, School of Public Health, Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 12:747-54. 2003
    ....
  35. pmc Developing effective interuniversity partnerships and community-based research to address health disparities
    Timothy S Carey
    CB 7590, Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Acad Med 80:1039-45. 2005
    ..Open discussion of problems as they arose, realistic expectations, and mutual recognition of the strengths of each institution and its faculty have been critical in achieving successful collaboration to date...
  36. ncbi request reprint Barriers to physical activity: qualitative data on caregiver-daughter perceptions and practices
    Penny Gordon-Larsen
    Department of Nutrition, Carolina Population Center, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27516, USA
    Am J Prev Med 27:218-23. 2004
    ..Few studies include data on caregiver and daughter dyads. Formative data were used to develop intervention strategies and pathways for the Girls Rule! obesity prevention intervention, in under-studied high-risk pre-adolescents...
  37. doi request reprint Validation of the school lunch recall questionnaire to capture school lunch intake of third- to fifth-grade students
    Amy Paxton
    Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 111:419-24. 2011
    ..47 servings) and intrusions (0.54 servings). In this pilot study, the school lunch recall was a valid, efficient tool for assessing school lunch intake for a small sample of third- to fifth-grade students...
  38. ncbi request reprint Counseling to promote a healthy diet in adults: a summary of the evidence for the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force
    Michael P Pignone
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    Am J Prev Med 24:75-92. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the effectiveness of counseling to promote a healthy diet among patients in primary care settings...
  39. ncbi request reprint Reliability and validity of a measure of perceived diabetes and dietary competence in African American women with type 2 diabetes
    Carmen D Samuel-Hodge
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1700 Airport Road, CB 8140, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 8140, USA
    Diabetes Educ 28:979-88. 2002
    ..Internal structure, reliability, and construct validity were evaluated...
  40. ncbi request reprint Food groups and colon cancer risk in African-Americans and Caucasians
    Jessie Satia-Abouta
    Department of Nutrition, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 4106 MacGavran Greenberg Hall, Campus Box 7461, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Int J Cancer 109:728-36. 2004
    ..These results may also explain some of the ethnic differences in colon cancer incidence...
  41. ncbi request reprint Body mass index charts: useful yet underused
    Eliana Miller Perrin
    Division of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, CB 7220, 200 Mason Farm Road, 5th Floor, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7220, USA
    J Pediatr 144:455-60. 2004
    ....
  42. ncbi request reprint Poor nutritional habits: a modifiable predecessor of chronic illness? A North Carolina Family Medicine Research Network (NC-FM-RN) study
    Nicole D Gaskins
    School of Medicine, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 20:124-34. 2007
    ..To examine associations between personal nutritional patterns and various indicators of health, disease risk, and chronic illness in a diverse, representative sample of adult patients from primary care settings...
  43. ncbi request reprint "Does skinny mean healthy?" Perceived ideal, current, and healthy body sizes among African-American girls and their female caregivers
    Mira L Katz
    Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Ethn Dis 14:533-41. 2004
    ....
  44. doi request reprint Designing and implementing a comparative effectiveness study of two strategies for delivering high quality CHD prevention: methods and participant characteristics for the Heart to Health study
    Stacey L Sheridan
    Division of General Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology, CB 7110, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, United States Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, CB 7426, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, United States Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, CB 7590, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, United States Electronic address
    Contemp Clin Trials 36:394-405. 2013
    ..In this paper, we report on the design and baseline characteristics of participants for just such a trial...
  45. ncbi request reprint A randomized trial of an intervention to improve self-care behaviors of African-American women with type 2 diabetes: impact on physical activity
    Thomas C Keyserling
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    Diabetes Care 25:1576-83. 2002
    ..To determine whether a culturally appropriate clinic- and community-based intervention for African-American women with type 2 diabetes will increase moderate-intensity physical activity (PA)...
  46. doi request reprint Examining the Influence of Price and Accessibility on Willingness to Shop at Farmers' Markets Among Low-income Eastern North Carolina Women
    Jared T McGuirt
    Department of Nutrition, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC Electronic address
    J Nutr Educ Behav 46:26-33. 2014
    ..To examine the influence of farmers' market pricing and accessibility on willingness to shop at farmers' markets, among low-income women...
  47. ncbi request reprint Validation of a brief dietary assessment to guide counseling for cardiovascular disease risk reduction in an underserved population
    Stephanie B Jilcott
    World Harvest Mission, Bundibugyo, Uganda
    J Am Diet Assoc 107:246-55. 2007
    ..The Dietary Risk Assessment is one such tool modified over time to reflect emerging evidence concerning diet and CVD risk...
  48. pmc Using body mass index to identify overweight children: barriers and facilitators in primary care
    Kori B Flower
    Charles Drew Community Health Center, Piedmont Health Services, 221 N Graham Hopedale Road, Burlington, NC 27217, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 7:38-44. 2007
    ..We used qualitative data to determine providers' familiarity with and attitudes toward recommendations for identifying overweight children and the perceived barriers and facilitators to use of BMI...
  49. ncbi request reprint Heart disease prevention for Alaska Native women: a review of pilot study findings
    Julie M Witmer
    Southcentral Foundation, Anchorage, Alaska 99508, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 13:569-78. 2004
    ..Alaska Native leaders have identified decreasing cardiovascular risk as an intervention priority...
  50. doi request reprint Understanding barriers and facilitators of fruit and vegetable consumption among a diverse multi-ethnic population in the USA
    Ming Chin Yeh
    Nutrition and Food Science, Urban Public Health Program, Hunter College, School of Health Sciences, 425 East 25th Street, New York, NY, USA
    Health Promot Int 23:42-51. 2008
    ..There is a need to improve the availability and access to fresh F&V commonly available in the home countries of Hispanic immigrants...
  51. ncbi request reprint Integrating preventive health services within community health centers: lessons from WISEWOMAN
    Glen P Mays
    Mathematica Policy Research, Inc, Washington, DC 20024, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 13:607-15. 2004
    ..Integrating WISEWOMAN's services with the culturally appropriate medical care and support services offered by community health centers may improve the program's ability to reduce CVD burden among underserved women...
  52. ncbi request reprint Development, adaptation, and implementation of a cardiovascular health program for Alaska native women
    Charlotte A Stefanich
    Southcentral Foundation in Anchorage, Alaska, USA
    Health Promot Pract 6:472-81. 2005
    ..The complete pilot study outcomes will be published separately...
  53. ncbi request reprint Extending the reach of public health nutrition: training community practitioners in multilevel approaches
    Charlene G Sanders
    Division of Nutrition and Physical Activity, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 13:589-97. 2004
    ....

Research Grants12

  1. Primary Care and Communities Tackling Obesity in Kids
    Alice Ammerman; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  2. UNC Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention
    Alice Ammerman; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Abstract not provided ..
  3. Primary Care and Communities Tackling Obesity in Kids
    Alice Ammerman; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..abstract_text> ..