Affiliation: University of Texas at El Paso
- Translational health research: perspectives from health education specialistsHolly J Mata
Hispanic Health Disparities Research Center, The University of Texas at El Paso, 500 University Ave, El Paso, TX, 79968, USA
Clin Transl Med 1:27. 2012..A conceptual framework adapted from translational health disparities research that highlights the level and scope of translational research necessary for changes in practice and policy is also provided...
- Factors influencing participation in worksite wellness programs among minority and underserved populationsSharon E Thompson
Department of Health Promotion, College of Health Sciences, The University of Texas at El Paso, TX 79902, USA
Fam Community Health 28:267-73. 2005..Culturally sensitive and appropriate programs must be developed to engage economically challenged minority and other underserved populations...
- An innovative program to fund health-oriented student projects and researchRonald F Bybee
Physical Therapy Program, College of Health Sciences, University of Texas at El Paso, 79902, USA
J Am Coll Health 53:85-7. 2004..Similar programs can be replicated at other US universities. Establishing a general fund and identifying contributors may be a viable option, although finding a foundation or agency to fund the project poses a challenge...
- Alcohol use and abuse by adolescents: the impact of living in a border communitySarah A McKinnon
Association of Schools of Public Health, Washington, DC, USA
J Adolesc Health 34:88-93. 2004..To determine the rates of alcohol consumption and alcohol-related risk behaviors among a sample of high school students living on the U.S.-Mexico border, as well as to investigate factors associated with alcohol use among this population...