Elizabeth Dayton

Summary

Affiliation: University of Michigan
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Measuring masculinity in research on men of color: findings and future directions
    Derek M Griffith
    Center on Men s Health Disparities, Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:S187-94. 2012
  2. doi request reprint How does health information influence African American men's health behavior?
    Derek M Griffith
    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Am J Mens Health 6:156-63. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Community-based organizational capacity building as a strategy to reduce racial health disparities
    Derek M Griffith
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, 1415 Washington Heights, 3806 SPH I, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    J Prim Prev 31:31-9. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Cultural context and a critical approach to eliminating health disparities
    Derek M Griffith
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, 109 Observatory Street, SPH I, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Ethn Dis 20:71-6. 2010
  5. pmc YOUR Blessed Health: an HIV-prevention program bridging faith and public health communities
    Derek M Griffith
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, 109 Observatory St, SPH I, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Public Health Rep 125:4-11. 2010
  6. doi request reprint YOUR Blessed Health: a faith-based CBPR approach to addressing HIV/AIDS among African Americans
    Derek M Griffith
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, School of Public Health, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 22:203-17. 2010
  7. pmc Ethnicity, nativity, and the health of American Blacks
    Derek M Griffith
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, Center on Men s Health Disparities, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 22:142-56. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Male gender role strain as a barrier to African American men's physical activity
    Derek M Griffith
    Center on Men s Health Disparities, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Health Educ Behav 38:482-91. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Considering intersections of race and gender in interventions that address US men's health disparities
    D M Griffith
    Center on Men s Health Disparities, Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Public Health 125:417-23. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Considering organizational factors in addressing health care disparities: two case examples
    Derek M Griffith
    University of Michigan School of Public Health in Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Health Promot Pract 11:367-76. 2010

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. pmc Measuring masculinity in research on men of color: findings and future directions
    Derek M Griffith
    Center on Men s Health Disparities, Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:S187-94. 2012
    ....
  2. doi request reprint How does health information influence African American men's health behavior?
    Derek M Griffith
    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Am J Mens Health 6:156-63. 2012
    ..These findings illustrate that it is critical to identify factors that influence what information men choose to believe and follow or decide to ignore...
  3. doi request reprint Community-based organizational capacity building as a strategy to reduce racial health disparities
    Derek M Griffith
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, 1415 Washington Heights, 3806 SPH I, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    J Prim Prev 31:31-9. 2010
    ..The Capacity Building project illustrates how capacity building interventions can help to identify community health needs, promote community empowerment, and reduce health disparities...
  4. ncbi request reprint Cultural context and a critical approach to eliminating health disparities
    Derek M Griffith
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, 109 Observatory Street, SPH I, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Ethn Dis 20:71-6. 2010
    ....
  5. pmc YOUR Blessed Health: an HIV-prevention program bridging faith and public health communities
    Derek M Griffith
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, 109 Observatory St, SPH I, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Public Health Rep 125:4-11. 2010
    ..The intervention includes a flexible menu of activities for faith leaders to select from according to their institutional beliefs, doctrines, and culture...
  6. doi request reprint YOUR Blessed Health: a faith-based CBPR approach to addressing HIV/AIDS among African Americans
    Derek M Griffith
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, School of Public Health, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 22:203-17. 2010
    ..YBH highlights the importance of developing and testing intervention models that originate from community-based organizations to address complex and sensitive health issues among marginalized populations...
  7. pmc Ethnicity, nativity, and the health of American Blacks
    Derek M Griffith
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, Center on Men s Health Disparities, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 22:142-56. 2011
    ..This study highlights the importance of considering ethnic diversity, nativity and immigration as independent sources of variation in health status within the American Black population...
  8. doi request reprint Male gender role strain as a barrier to African American men's physical activity
    Derek M Griffith
    Center on Men s Health Disparities, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Health Educ Behav 38:482-91. 2011
    ..These findings highlight the need for physical activity interventions that consider how health fits in the overall context of men's lives...
  9. doi request reprint Considering intersections of race and gender in interventions that address US men's health disparities
    D M Griffith
    Center on Men s Health Disparities, Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Public Health 125:417-23. 2011
    ..The paper will conclude by discussing the need to attend to the role of male gender in pathways and processes underlying racial health disparities, and the challenges of developing health promotion interventions for Black American men...
  10. doi request reprint Considering organizational factors in addressing health care disparities: two case examples
    Derek M Griffith
    University of Michigan School of Public Health in Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Health Promot Pract 11:367-76. 2010
    ..These examples illustrate the importance of adapting interventions to the organizational and institutional context and have important implications for practitioners and policy makers...
  11. doi request reprint Using national data sets to improve the health and mental health of Black Americans: challenges and opportunities
    Derek M Griffith
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Cultur Divers Ethnic Minor Psychol 15:86-95. 2009
    ..The authors conclude by discussing some of the benefits of researchers utilizing national databases that hold particular promise for addressing racial and ethnic disparities...
  12. doi request reprint Organizational empowerment in community mobilization to address youth violence
    Derek M Griffith
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 2029, USA
    Am J Prev Med 34:S89-99. 2008
    ..This framework also highlights how organizational structures and processes are central components of multilevel strategies for organizing and mobilizing community efforts to address youth violence...
  13. ncbi request reprint A structural approach to examining prostate cancer risk for rural southern African American men
    Derek M Griffith
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor 48109 2029, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 18:73-101. 2007
    ..The findings suggest that prostate cancer screening and treatment occurs in a larger structural context that has important implications for help-seeking and health promotion...
  14. ncbi request reprint National data for monitoring and evaluating racial and ethnic health inequities: where do we go from here?
    Derek M Griffith
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Health Educ Behav 33:470-87. 2006
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint Dismantling institutional racism: theory and action
    Derek M Griffith
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 481092029, USA
    Am J Community Psychol 39:381-92. 2007
    ..This paper describes the theory behind dismantling racism, the elements of the intervention strategy, and the strengths and limitations of this systems change approach...
  16. ncbi request reprint Health care quality and disparities: lessons from the first national reports
    Ed Kelley
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, US Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Med Care 43:I1-2. 2005
  17. ncbi request reprint Communication failure: basic components, contributing factors, and the call for structure
    Elizabeth Dayton
    Department of Sociology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 33:34-47. 2007
    ..Communication is a taken-for-granted human activity that is recognized as important once it has failed. Communication failures are a major contributor to adverse events in health care...
  18. ncbi request reprint Frontiers in gender-based research: health care quality data
    Ernest Moy
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Center for Quality Improvement and Patient Safety, Rockville, Maryland 20850, USA
    Womens Health Issues 17:334-7. 2007
  19. ncbi request reprint Racial and ethnic differences in patient assessments of interactions with providers: disparities or measurement biases?
    Elizabeth Dayton
    Center for Quality Improvement and Patient Safety, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, 540 Gaither Road, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Am J Med Qual 21:109-14. 2006
    ..The article then suggests strategies for refining future research on racial/ethnic disparities based on patient assessment of health care...
  20. ncbi request reprint The quality challenge
    Carolyn M Clancy
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD, USA
    Am J Med Qual 20:219-21. 2005
  21. pmc Organizational silence and hidden threats to patient safety
    Kerm Henriksen
    Agencynfor Healthcare Research and Quality, Department of Health and Human Services, 540 Gaither Road, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Health Serv Res 41:1539-54. 2006
    ..Finally, a new role for health care leaders and managers is envisioned. It is one that places high value on understanding system complexity and does not take comfort in organizational silence...