Joan R Cates

Summary

Affiliation: University of North Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Partnering With Middle School Students to Design Text Messages About HPV Vaccination
    Joan R Cates
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Health Promot Pract 16:244-55. 2015
  2. pmc Intervention effects from a social marketing campaign to promote HPV vaccination in preteen boys
    Joan R Cates
    School of Journalism and Mass Communication, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Campus Box 3365, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3365, United States Electronic address
    Vaccine 32:4171-8. 2014
  3. pmc Designing messages to motivate parents to get their preteenage sons vaccinated against human papillomavirus
    Joan R Cates
    School of Journalism and Mass Communication, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, USA
    Perspect Sex Reprod Health 44:39-47. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Racial differences in HPV knowledge, HPV vaccine acceptability, and related beliefs among rural, southern women
    Joan R Cates
    School of Journalism and Mass Communication, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3365, USA
    J Rural Health 25:93-7. 2009
  5. pmc How parents hear about human papillomavirus vaccine: implications for uptake
    Joan R Cates
    School of Journalism and Mass Communication, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 3365, USA
    J Adolesc Health 47:305-8. 2010
  6. pmc Statewide HPV vaccine initiation among adolescent females in North Carolina
    Paul L Reiter
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 37:549-56. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Disparities in how parents are learning about the human papillomavirus vaccine
    Jessica Hughes
    Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27516, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:363-72. 2009

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. doi request reprint Partnering With Middle School Students to Design Text Messages About HPV Vaccination
    Joan R Cates
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Health Promot Pract 16:244-55. 2015
    ..Text messages with lower scores emphasized threats of disease if not vaccinated. Participants (68%) preferred doctors as their information source. Text messaging to adolescents may be a strategy to improve HPV knowledge and vaccination. ..
  2. pmc Intervention effects from a social marketing campaign to promote HPV vaccination in preteen boys
    Joan R Cates
    School of Journalism and Mass Communication, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Campus Box 3365, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3365, United States Electronic address
    Vaccine 32:4171-8. 2014
    ..In 2011, HPV vaccination of boys was recommended by CDC for routine use at ages 11-12. We conducted and evaluated a social marketing intervention with parents and providers to stimulate HPV vaccination among preteen boys...
  3. pmc Designing messages to motivate parents to get their preteenage sons vaccinated against human papillomavirus
    Joan R Cates
    School of Journalism and Mass Communication, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, USA
    Perspect Sex Reprod Health 44:39-47. 2012
    ..Parents are typically unaware of male HPV vaccine; messages that might motivate them to get their preteenage sons vaccinated are unexplored...
  4. doi request reprint Racial differences in HPV knowledge, HPV vaccine acceptability, and related beliefs among rural, southern women
    Joan R Cates
    School of Journalism and Mass Communication, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3365, USA
    J Rural Health 25:93-7. 2009
    ..Because cervical cancer mortality in the United States is twice as high among black women as white women and higher in rural areas, providing human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine to rural black adolescents is a high priority...
  5. pmc How parents hear about human papillomavirus vaccine: implications for uptake
    Joan R Cates
    School of Journalism and Mass Communication, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 3365, USA
    J Adolesc Health 47:305-8. 2010
    ..To examine correlates of human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine awareness and information sources in a state requiring schools to inform parents about HPV vaccine...
  6. pmc Statewide HPV vaccine initiation among adolescent females in North Carolina
    Paul L Reiter
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 37:549-56. 2010
    ..We estimated the statewide level of HPV vaccine initiation among adolescent girls in North Carolina and identified correlates of vaccine initiation...
  7. doi request reprint Disparities in how parents are learning about the human papillomavirus vaccine
    Jessica Hughes
    Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27516, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:363-72. 2009
    ..We examined whether human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine awareness, HPV knowledge, and use of information sources about the vaccine differ by sociodemographic characteristics associated with cervical cancer...