Mira Grieser

Summary

Affiliation: University of Maryland
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Physical activity attitudes, preferences, and practices in African American, Hispanic, and Caucasian girls
    Mira Grieser
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    Health Educ Behav 33:40-51. 2006
  2. pmc Black, Hispanic, and white girls' perceptions of environmental and social support and enjoyment of physical activity
    Mira Grieser
    Department of Kinesiology, Health and Human Performance Building, University of Maryland College Park, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    J Sch Health 78:314-20. 2008
  3. pmc Policies and opportunities for physical activity in middle school environments
    Deborah R Young
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Maryland, 2312 Health and Human Performance Building, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    J Sch Health 77:41-7. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Adolescent girls' exposure to physical activity-promoting environments
    Mira Grieser
    University of Maryland School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, College Park, MD, USA
    Am J Health Behav 38:74-82. 2014
  5. pmc Formative research in school and community-based health programs and studies: "state of the art" and the TAAG approach
    Joel Gittelsohn
    Center for Human Nutrition, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21205 2179, USA
    Health Educ Behav 33:25-39. 2006
  6. pmc Girls' activity levels and lesson contexts in middle school PE: TAAG baseline
    Thomas L McKenzie
    Department of Exercise and Nutritional Sciences, San Diego State University, CA 92182 7251, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 38:1229-35. 2006
  7. pmc Recruiting a diverse group of middle school girls into the trial of activity for adolescent girls
    John P Elder
    Division of Health Promotion, Graduate School of Public Health, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA 92182, USA
    J Sch Health 78:523-31. 2008
  8. pmc Promoting physical activity in middle school girls: Trial of Activity for Adolescent Girls
    Larry S Webber
    Department of Biostatistics, Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112, USA
    Am J Prev Med 34:173-84. 2008

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. pmc Physical activity attitudes, preferences, and practices in African American, Hispanic, and Caucasian girls
    Mira Grieser
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    Health Educ Behav 33:40-51. 2006
    ..The results suggest that factors other than ethnicity contribute to girls' physical activity preferences and that distinct interventions may not be needed for each ethnic group...
  2. pmc Black, Hispanic, and white girls' perceptions of environmental and social support and enjoyment of physical activity
    Mira Grieser
    Department of Kinesiology, Health and Human Performance Building, University of Maryland College Park, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    J Sch Health 78:314-20. 2008
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  3. pmc Policies and opportunities for physical activity in middle school environments
    Deborah R Young
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Maryland, 2312 Health and Human Performance Building, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    J Sch Health 77:41-7. 2007
    ..This study examined physical activity opportunities and barriers at 36 geographically diverse middle schools participating in the Trial of Activity for Adolescent Girls...
  4. doi request reprint Adolescent girls' exposure to physical activity-promoting environments
    Mira Grieser
    University of Maryland School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, College Park, MD, USA
    Am J Health Behav 38:74-82. 2014
    ..To examine self-reported exposure to a physical activity (PA) promoting intervention and changes to school environmental PA factors...
  5. pmc Formative research in school and community-based health programs and studies: "state of the art" and the TAAG approach
    Joel Gittelsohn
    Center for Human Nutrition, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21205 2179, USA
    Health Educ Behav 33:25-39. 2006
    ..The purpose, method of development, and analyses are explained for each method...
  6. pmc Girls' activity levels and lesson contexts in middle school PE: TAAG baseline
    Thomas L McKenzie
    Department of Exercise and Nutritional Sciences, San Diego State University, CA 92182 7251, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 38:1229-35. 2006
    ..To assess girls' physical activity (PA) in middle school physical education (PE) as it relates to field site, lesson context and location, teacher gender, and class composition...
  7. pmc Recruiting a diverse group of middle school girls into the trial of activity for adolescent girls
    John P Elder
    Division of Health Promotion, Graduate School of Public Health, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA 92182, USA
    J Sch Health 78:523-31. 2008
    ..TAAG provided a unique opportunity to recruit large cohorts of randomly sampled girls within 36 diverse middle schools across the United States...
  8. pmc Promoting physical activity in middle school girls: Trial of Activity for Adolescent Girls
    Larry S Webber
    Department of Biostatistics, Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112, USA
    Am J Prev Med 34:173-84. 2008
    ..Physical activity is important for weight control and good health; however, activity levels decline in the adolescent years, particularly in girls...