Claire D Brindis

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Improving adolescent health policy: incorporating a framework for assessing state-level policies
    Claire D Brindis
    Philip R Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies and National Adolescent and Young Adult Health Information and Innovation Center, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0936 email
    Annu Rev Public Health 35:343-61. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint Critical junctures: assuring healthy outcomes for adolescents in the new millennium
    Claire D Brindis
    Philip R Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Adolescent Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    Adolesc Med State Art Rev 22:341-66, ix. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint A public health success: understanding policy changes related to teen sexual activity and pregnancy
    Claire D Brindis
    Center for Reproductive Health Research and Policy, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0936, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 27:277-95. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Increasing access to program information: a strategy for improving adolescent health
    Claire D Brindis
    University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Matern Child Health J 11:27-35. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Medical home for adolescents: low attainment rates for those with mental health problems and other vulnerable groups
    Sally H Adams
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Acad Pediatr 13:113-21. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Estimating the fertility effect of expansions of publicly funded family planning services in California
    Diana G Foster
    UCSF Bixby Center for Global Reproductive Health, San Francisco, California 94612, USA
    Womens Health Issues 21:418-24. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Family planning and life planning reproductive intentions among individuals seeking reproductive health care
    Diana G Foster
    Bixby Center for Reproductive Health Research and Policy, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94110, USA
    Womens Health Issues 18:351-9. 2008
  8. doi request reprint A midcourse review of the healthy people 2010: 21 critical health objectives for adolescents and young adults
    M Jane Park
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Adolesc Health 42:329-34. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Health insurance across vulnerable ages: patterns and disparities from adolescence to the early 30s
    Sally H Adams
    University of California, Department of Pediatrics, 3333 California St, Suite 245, San Francisco, CA 94143 0503, USA
    Pediatrics 119:e1033-9. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Factors influencing the provision of long-acting reversible contraception in California
    M Antonia Biggs
    Bixby Center for Global Reproductive Health, University of California, San Francisco, California
    Obstet Gynecol 123:593-602. 2014

Detail Information

Publications55

  1. doi request reprint Improving adolescent health policy: incorporating a framework for assessing state-level policies
    Claire D Brindis
    Philip R Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies and National Adolescent and Young Adult Health Information and Innovation Center, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0936 email
    Annu Rev Public Health 35:343-61. 2014
    ..A database on state policies, contextual variables, and health outcomes data can further enable researchers and policy makers to examine how these factors are associated with behaviors they aim to impact. ..
  2. ncbi request reprint Critical junctures: assuring healthy outcomes for adolescents in the new millennium
    Claire D Brindis
    Philip R Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Adolescent Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    Adolesc Med State Art Rev 22:341-66, ix. 2011
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint A public health success: understanding policy changes related to teen sexual activity and pregnancy
    Claire D Brindis
    Center for Reproductive Health Research and Policy, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0936, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 27:277-95. 2006
    ..Renewed efforts to implement narrow policy approaches (e.g., abstinence-until-marriage or restrictions to contraceptive access) need to be considered in light of existing research findings...
  4. ncbi request reprint Increasing access to program information: a strategy for improving adolescent health
    Claire D Brindis
    University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Matern Child Health J 11:27-35. 2007
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Medical home for adolescents: low attainment rates for those with mental health problems and other vulnerable groups
    Sally H Adams
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Acad Pediatr 13:113-21. 2013
    ..This study examines rates of medical home attainment and its components for adolescents and subgroups, including those with mental health conditions...
  6. doi request reprint Estimating the fertility effect of expansions of publicly funded family planning services in California
    Diana G Foster
    UCSF Bixby Center for Global Reproductive Health, San Francisco, California 94612, USA
    Womens Health Issues 21:418-24. 2011
    ..To estimate the number of unintended pregnancies averted through the provision of family planning services to low income women in Family PACT, California's Medicaid waiver program...
  7. doi request reprint Family planning and life planning reproductive intentions among individuals seeking reproductive health care
    Diana G Foster
    Bixby Center for Reproductive Health Research and Policy, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94110, USA
    Womens Health Issues 18:351-9. 2008
    ..Little research has focused on men and women's reproductive intentions before pregnancy and their perceived personal and social motivations to prevent an unintended pregnancy...
  8. doi request reprint A midcourse review of the healthy people 2010: 21 critical health objectives for adolescents and young adults
    M Jane Park
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Adolesc Health 42:329-34. 2008
    ..Expert recommendations call for broad, population-based efforts to improve adolescent health. However, changes in health policy are largely issue-based and occur incrementally...
  9. ncbi request reprint Health insurance across vulnerable ages: patterns and disparities from adolescence to the early 30s
    Sally H Adams
    University of California, Department of Pediatrics, 3333 California St, Suite 245, San Francisco, CA 94143 0503, USA
    Pediatrics 119:e1033-9. 2007
    ..Little is known about insurance patterns from adolescence through the early 30s. The objective of this study was to assess patterns and disparities in health insurance from adolescence through the early 30s...
  10. doi request reprint Factors influencing the provision of long-acting reversible contraception in California
    M Antonia Biggs
    Bixby Center for Global Reproductive Health, University of California, San Francisco, California
    Obstet Gynecol 123:593-602. 2014
    ..To assess long-acting reversible contraception (LARC) beliefs and practices among site directors who represent the family planning services delivered in their practices...
  11. ncbi request reprint Trends in private and public health insurance for adolescents
    Paul W Newacheck
    Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    JAMA 291:1231-7. 2004
    ..Further expansions of Medicaid and implementation of the State Children's Health Insurance Program (SCHIP) have opened new avenues for increasing coverage rates...
  12. pmc Disparities in adolescent health and health care: does socioeconomic status matter?
    Paul W Newacheck
    Institute for Health Policy Studies and the Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco 94118, USA
    Health Serv Res 38:1235-52. 2003
    ..National household survey...
  13. pmc Expanded state-funded family planning services: estimating pregnancies averted by the Family PACT Program in California, 1997-1998
    Diana Greene Foster
    University of California, San Francisco, 2356 Sutter St, Suite 200, UCSF Box 1744, San Francisco, CA 94143 1744, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:1341-6. 2004
    ..We estimated the impact on fertility of providing 500 000 women with contraceptives...
  14. pmc Cost savings from the provision of specific methods of contraception in a publicly funded program
    Diana Greene Foster
    Bixby Center for Global Reproductive Health, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:446-51. 2009
    ..We examined the cost-effectiveness of contraceptive methods dispensed in 2003 to 955,000 women in Family PACT (Planning, Access, Care and Treatment), California's publicly funded family planning program...
  15. ncbi request reprint The health status of young adults in the United States
    M Jane Park
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Adolescent Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0503, USA
    J Adolesc Health 39:305-17. 2006
    ....
  16. doi request reprint Latina adolescents' perceptions of their male partners' influences on childbearing: findings from a qualitative study in California
    Sarah L Schwartz
    Philip R Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Cult Health Sex 13:873-86. 2011
    ..These findings have important implications for programmes that seek to reduce teenage pregnancy in the US Latino population...
  17. doi request reprint Trends in adolescent and young adult health in the United States
    Tina Paul Mulye
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0503, USA
    J Adolesc Health 45:8-24. 2009
    ..Access to quality healthcare services remains a challenge, especially during young adulthood. Policy and research recommendations to improve health during these critical periods in the lifespan are outlined...
  18. ncbi request reprint Onsite provision of specialized contraceptive services: does Title X funding enhance access?
    Heike Thiel de Bocanegra
    1 Bixby Center for Global Reproductive Health, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, California
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 23:428-33. 2014
    ..We explored whether Title X funding enhances providers' ability to offer contraceptive methods that require specialized skills onsite...
  19. ncbi request reprint Same-day LARC insertion attitudes and practices
    M Antonia Biggs
    Bixby Center for Global Reproductive Health, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA Electronic address
    Contraception 88:629-35. 2013
    ..Little is known regarding clinicians' attitudes about or the extent to which the recommendation to offer same-day insertions for long-acting reversible contraception (LARC) is applied in practice...
  20. pmc Limited socioeconomic opportunities and Latina teen childbearing: a qualitative study of family and structural factors affecting future expectations
    Alexandra M Minnis
    Women s Global Health Imperative, RTI International, 114 Sansome Street, Suite 500, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 15:334-40. 2013
    ..In contrast, family disintegration tied to poverty figured prominently in US-born adolescents' childbearing. Limited socioeconomic opportunities may play a large role in persistently high pregnancy rates among Latina adolescents...
  21. doi request reprint Enhancing service delivery through title x funding: findings from California
    Heike Thiel de Bocanegra
    Bixby Center for Global Reproductive Health, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Perspect Sex Reprod Health 44:262-9. 2012
    ..The relative extent to which Title X-funded clinics and other Family PACT providers have incorporated enhancements beyond their core medical services has never been studied...
  22. pmc The role of school health centers in health care access and client outcomes
    Samira Soleimanpour
    University of California, San Francisco, Philip R Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies, 3333 California St, Suite 265, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:1597-603. 2010
    ..We describe the impact of school health centers in Alameda County, California, on adolescents' access to care and their mental and physical health outcomes...
  23. doi request reprint Access to reproductive healthcare for adolescents: establishing healthy behaviors at a critical juncture in the lifecourse
    Lauren J Ralph
    Philip R Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies, Bixby Center for Global Reproductive Health, University of California, San Francisco, 3333 California Street, Suite 265, San Francisco, CA 94143 0936, USA
    Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol 22:369-74. 2010
    ....
  24. doi request reprint Innovations in preventive mental health care services for adolescents
    Sara M Buckelew
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Adolesc Health 42:519-25. 2008
    ..This descriptive study examined programs designed to provide mental health-related preventive services to at-risk adolescents...
  25. pmc Redeeming qualities: exploring factors that affect women's use of reproductive health vouchers in Cambodia
    Carinne D Brody
    School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, 50 University Hall, 7360, 94720, Berkeley, CA, USA
    BMC Int Health Hum Rights 13:13. 2013
    ..In Cambodia, a reproductive health voucher program was implemented in January 2011. This study aims to explore women's early experiences accessing health services with their vouchers at accredited clinics...
  26. doi request reprint Access to levonorgestrel emergency contraception: science versus federal politics
    Kirsten M J Thompson
    Bixby Center for Global Reproductive Health, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94117, USA
    Womens Health (Lond Engl) 9:139-43. 2013
    ..Maintaining barriers to safe and effective EC is not medically necessary and conflicts with national goals to decrease teenage and unintended pregnancies...
  27. ncbi request reprint Trends in knowledge of emergency contraception among women in California, 1999-2004
    Diana G Foster
    Bixby Center for Reproductive Health Research and Policy, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    Womens Health Issues 17:22-8. 2007
    ..To examine trends in knowledge of emergency contraception (EC) and determine whether disparities in knowledge have persisted over time...
  28. ncbi request reprint Neighborhood context and sexual behaviors among adolescents: findings from the national longitudinal study of adolescent health
    Catherine Cubbin
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Perspect Sex Reprod Health 37:125-34. 2005
    ..Associations between neighborhood characteristics and adolescents' initiation of sex and contraceptive use are poorly understood...
  29. ncbi request reprint Service integration and teen friendliness in practice: a program assessment of sexual and reproductive health services for adolescents
    Claire D Brindis
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Adolesc Health 37:155-62. 2005
    ....
  30. doi request reprint Young adult preventive health care guidelines: there but can't be found
    Elizabeth M Ozer
    Division of Adolescent and Young Adult Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, 3333 California St, Ste 245, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 166:240-7. 2012
    ....
  31. pmc Public savings from the prevention of unintended pregnancy: a cost analysis of family planning services in California
    Gorette Amaral
    Bixby Center for Reproductive Health Research and Policy, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Health Sciences, Institute for Health Policy Studies, School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Health Serv Res 42:1960-80. 2007
    ..To assess the short-term economic savings associated with the prevention of unintended pregnancies through California's Medicaid family planning demonstration project...
  32. doi request reprint Health of adolescents and young adults: trends in achieving the 21 Critical National Health Objectives by 2010
    Nan Jiang
    Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Adolesc Health 49:124-32. 2011
    ..This study assessed trends in the 21 CNHOs between 1991 and 2009, and from baseline years for which 2010 targets were established to 2009, and the extent to which targets were achieved...
  33. ncbi request reprint Acculturation and the sexual and reproductive health of Latino youth in the United States: a literature review
    Aimee Afable-Munsuz
    Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Perspect Sex Reprod Health 38:208-19. 2006
    ..It is critical to identify gaps in the existing research and to ascertain the relationship between acculturation and Latino sexual behavior...
  34. ncbi request reprint Use of mental health counseling as adolescents become young adults
    Jennifer W Yu
    Philip R Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Adolesc Health 43:268-76. 2008
    ....
  35. doi request reprint Cost-savings from the provision of specific contraceptive methods in 2009
    Diana Greene Foster
    Advancing New Standards in Reproductive Health, Bixby Center for Global Reproductive Health, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California at San Francisco, Oakland, California, USA
    Womens Health Issues 23:e265-71. 2013
    ..Over the past decade, women's contraceptive options have expanded considerably, calling for the need to better understand the relative cost-benefit of new contraceptive methods...
  36. pmc Creating an environmental justice framework for policy change in childhood asthma: a grassroots to treetops approach
    Mary Kreger
    Philip R Lee Institute for Health PolicyStudies, University of California, San Francisco, SanFrancisco, California, USA
    Am J Public Health 101:S208-16. 2011
    ..Technical assistance partners from environmental science, policy advocacy, asthma prevention, and media assisted in advocacy. An evaluation team assessed progress and outcomes...
  37. pmc School-based health centers in an era of health care reform: building on history
    Victoria Keeton
    Department of Family Health Care Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    Curr Probl Pediatr Adolesc Health Care 42:132-56; discussion 157-8. 2012
    ..However, the lessons learned from the synergy of the health and school settings have major implications for the delivery of care for all providers concerned with improving the health and well-being of children and adolescents...
  38. doi request reprint Willingness to have unprotected sex
    Diana Greene Foster
    Bixby Center for Global Reproductive Health, University of California, San Francisco, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
    J Sex Res 49:61-8. 2012
    ..Findings underscore the need to make contraceptive methods accessible, easy to use, and even pleasurable...
  39. ncbi request reprint Educational barriers, social isolation, and stable romantic relationships among pregnant immigrant Latina teens
    M Antonia Biggs
    University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Hisp Health Care Int 11:38-46. 2013
    ....
  40. pmc Observations of drinking water access in school food service areas before implementation of federal and state school water policy, California, 2011
    Anisha I Patel
    Department of Pediatrics, Philip R Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 9:E121. 2012
    ..Our objective was to describe access to water at baseline and student water intake in school FSAs and to examine barriers to and strategies for implementation of drinking water requirements...
  41. ncbi request reprint School-based health centers: accessibility and accountability
    Claire D Brindis
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Adolescent Medicine, University of California San Francisco, 3333 California Street, Suite 265, San Francisco, CA 94143 0936, USA
    J Adolesc Health 32:98-107. 2003
    ....
  42. ncbi request reprint The unique health care needs of adolescents
    Claire D Brindis
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Future Child 13:117-35. 2003
  43. ncbi request reprint Meeting the reproductive health care needs of adolescents: California's Family Planning Access, Care, and Treatment Program
    Claire D Brindis
    Center for Reproductive Health Research and Policy Studies, University of California San Francisco, 3333 California Street, Suite 265, San Francisco, CA 94143 0936, USA
    J Adolesc Health 32:79-90. 2003
    ..Program evaluation was used to measure access to services, develop a profile of users, identify service utilization patterns, and assess the sensitivity of the health care system to the needs of adolescents...
  44. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of a peer provider reproductive health service model for adolescents
    Claire D Brindis
    Center for Reproductive Health Research and Policy, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Perspect Sex Reprod Health 37:85-91. 2005
    ..The use of peer providers in family planning clinics has been proposed as a strategy that could better serve sexually active adolescent populations...
  45. doi request reprint The role of policy advocacy in assuring comprehensive family life education in California
    Claire D Brindis
    Philip R Lee Institute for Health Policy and the Bixby Center for Global Reproductive Health, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Health Educ Behav 36:1095-108. 2009
    ..Implications are shared for advocates, policy makers, and funders who are developing initiatives aimed at improving the health of adolescents...
  46. ncbi request reprint What gets measured gets done: assessing data availability for adolescent populations
    David K Knopf
    National Adolescent Health Information Center, Division of Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California 94118, USA
    Matern Child Health J 11:335-45. 2007
    ....
  47. ncbi request reprint Separation and reunification: the experiences of adolescents living in transnational families
    Naomi A Schapiro
    UCSF School of Nursing, Family Health Care Nursing, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Curr Probl Pediatr Adolesc Health Care 43:48-68. 2013
    ..Gaps in the literature are highlighted and the need for research into factors that promote successful family re-engagement and overall adaptation upon reunification...
  48. ncbi request reprint Receipt of psychological or emotional counseling by suicidal adolescents
    Jane E Pirkis
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    Pediatrics 111:e388-93. 2003
    ..This study examined utilization of psychological or emotional counseling by suicidal adolescents to answer questions about the extent to which health services can contribute to the prevention of adolescent suicide...
  49. ncbi request reprint Adolescents, health policy, and the American political process
    Claire D Brindis
    National Adolescent Health Information Center, Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California San Francisco, 3333 California Street, Suite 265, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    J Adolesc Health 30:9-16. 2002
  50. ncbi request reprint Lessons learned in systems change initiatives: benchmarks and indicators
    Mary Kreger
    Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Am J Community Psychol 39:301-20. 2007
    ..We illustrate these concepts with examples from six systems change initiatives funded by The California Endowment. The need for further research is outlined...
  51. ncbi request reprint Coalition models: lessons learned from the CDC's Community Coalition Partnership Programs for the Prevention of Teen Pregnancy
    Jane S Kramer
    Center for Reproductive Health Research and Policy, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0936, USA
    J Adolesc Health 37:S20-30. 2005
    ....
  52. doi request reprint Empowerment and physical violence throughout women's reproductive life in Mexico
    Roberto Castro
    Regional Center for Multidisciplinary Research, National Autonomous University of Mexico
    Violence Against Women 14:655-77. 2008
    ..Thus, access to resources meant to empower women did not automatically decrease the risk of violence. The authors recommend specific interventions tailored to each age group, aimed at breaking the cycle of violence...
  53. ncbi request reprint Measuring public costs associated with loss of confidentiality for adolescents seeking confidential reproductive health care: How high the costs? How heavy the burden?
    Claire D Brindis
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 158:1182-4. 2004
  54. ncbi request reprint Community capacity building in CDC's Community Coalition Partnership Programs for the Prevention of Teen Pregnancy
    Doryn D Chervin
    ORC Macro, Atlanta, Georgia 30329, USA
    J Adolesc Health 37:S11-9. 2005
    ....
  55. ncbi request reprint Moving upstream: the role of schools in improving population health
    Claire D Brindis
    J Adolesc Health 37:263-5. 2005