Meredith Minkler

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Promoting environmental justice through community-based participatory research: the role of community and partnership capacity
    Meredith Minkler
    School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley 94720 7360, USA
    Health Educ Behav 35:119-37. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Sowing the seeds for sustainable change: a community-based participatory research partnership for health promotion in Indiana, USA and its aftermath
    Meredith Minkler
    Department of Community Health and Human Development, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
    Health Promot Int 21:293-300. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Gradient of disability across the socioeconomic spectrum in the United States
    Meredith Minkler
    School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
    N Engl J Med 355:695-703. 2006
  4. pmc Community-based research partnerships: challenges and opportunities
    Meredith Minkler
    School of Public Health, University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, CA 9420 7360, USA
    J Urban Health 82:ii3-12. 2005
  5. doi request reprint Using community-based participatory research to design and initiate a study on immigrant worker health and safety in San Francisco's Chinatown restaurants
    Meredith Minkler
    School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720 7360, USA
    Am J Ind Med 53:361-71. 2010
  6. pmc Linking science and policy through community-based participatory research to study and address health disparities
    Meredith Minkler
    Health and Social Behavior Program, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:S81-7. 2010
  7. pmc Sí se puede: using participatory research to promote environmental justice in a Latino community in San Diego, California
    Meredith Minkler
    UC Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, USA
    J Urban Health 87:796-812. 2010
  8. pmc Community-based participatory research and policy advocacy to reduce diesel exposure in West Oakland, California
    Priscilla A Gonzalez
    Berkeley Media Studies Group, Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
    Am J Public Health 101:S166-75. 2011
  9. pmc Promoting environmental health policy through community based participatory research: a case study from Harlem, New York
    Victoria Breckwich Vásquez
    Center for Public Health Practice, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
    J Urban Health 83:101-10. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Attitudes of people with disabilities toward physician-assisted suicide legislation: broadening the dialogue
    Pamela Fadem
    University of California at Berkeley, School of Public Health, USA
    J Health Polit Policy Law 28:977-1001. 2003

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  1. ncbi request reprint Promoting environmental justice through community-based participatory research: the role of community and partnership capacity
    Meredith Minkler
    School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley 94720 7360, USA
    Health Educ Behav 35:119-37. 2008
    ..Case study contexts and characteristics, policy-related outcomes, and findings related to community and partnership capacity are presented, with implications drawn for other CBPR partnerships with a policy focus...
  2. ncbi request reprint Sowing the seeds for sustainable change: a community-based participatory research partnership for health promotion in Indiana, USA and its aftermath
    Meredith Minkler
    Department of Community Health and Human Development, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
    Health Promot Int 21:293-300. 2006
    ..Success factors, barriers and sustainability benchmarks are discussed. The case study offers an example of the potential of CBPR for helping to lay the groundwork for long-term sustainable change in support of healthier communities...
  3. ncbi request reprint Gradient of disability across the socioeconomic spectrum in the United States
    Meredith Minkler
    School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
    N Engl J Med 355:695-703. 2006
    ..We attempted to determine whether a gradient in functional limitation exists across the full spectrum of income among persons 55 years of age or older...
  4. pmc Community-based research partnerships: challenges and opportunities
    Meredith Minkler
    School of Public Health, University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, CA 9420 7360, USA
    J Urban Health 82:ii3-12. 2005
    ..s guidelines for appraising CBPR projects, are highlighted as useful tools for urban health researchers seeking to apply this collaborative approach and to deal effectively with the difficult ethical challenges it can present...
  5. doi request reprint Using community-based participatory research to design and initiate a study on immigrant worker health and safety in San Francisco's Chinatown restaurants
    Meredith Minkler
    School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720 7360, USA
    Am J Ind Med 53:361-71. 2010
    ..Restaurant workers have among the highest rates of work-related illness and injury in the US, but little is known about the working conditions and occupational health status of Chinese immigrant restaurant workers...
  6. pmc Linking science and policy through community-based participatory research to study and address health disparities
    Meredith Minkler
    Health and Social Behavior Program, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:S81-7. 2010
    ....
  7. pmc Sí se puede: using participatory research to promote environmental justice in a Latino community in San Diego, California
    Meredith Minkler
    UC Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, USA
    J Urban Health 87:796-812. 2010
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  8. pmc Community-based participatory research and policy advocacy to reduce diesel exposure in West Oakland, California
    Priscilla A Gonzalez
    Berkeley Media Studies Group, Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
    Am J Public Health 101:S166-75. 2011
    ..Finally, we discussed implications for research, policy, and practice...
  9. pmc Promoting environmental health policy through community based participatory research: a case study from Harlem, New York
    Victoria Breckwich Vásquez
    Center for Public Health Practice, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
    J Urban Health 83:101-10. 2006
    ..Lessons for other urban community-academic partnerships interested in using CBPR to promote healthy public policy are discussed...
  10. ncbi request reprint Attitudes of people with disabilities toward physician-assisted suicide legislation: broadening the dialogue
    Pamela Fadem
    University of California at Berkeley, School of Public Health, USA
    J Health Polit Policy Law 28:977-1001. 2003
    ..In addition, the findings are seen as reinforcing the need for the public health community to become more engaged in this central ethical debate...
  11. doi request reprint Adapting to context in community-based participatory research: "participatory starting points" in a Chinese immigrant worker community
    Charlotte Chang
    Labor Occupational Health Program, School of Public Health, University of California, 2223 Fulton St, 4th Floor, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Am J Community Psychol 51:480-91. 2013
    ..We conclude by sharing lessons learned and their implications for CBPR and partnerships with immigrant communities more broadly...
  12. pmc Community-based participatory research: implications for public health funding
    Meredith Minkler
    School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley 94720 7360, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:1210-3. 2003
    ..The authors suggest strategies for addressing such issues and make a case for increasing support of CBPR as an important tool for action-oriented and community-driven public health research...
  13. ncbi request reprint Social support and social action organizing in a "grey ghetto": the tenderloin experience. 1982-83
    Meredith Minkler
    School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA
    Int Q Community Health Educ 25:49-61. 2005
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  14. ncbi request reprint Ethical challenges for the "outside" researcher in community-based participatory research
    Meredith Minkler
    School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley 94720 7360, USA
    Health Educ Behav 31:684-97. 2004
    ..Green et al.'s guidelines for appraising CBPR projects then are highlighted as an important tool for helping CBPR partners better address the challenging ethical issues often inherent in this approach...
  15. doi request reprint Photovoice: a review of the literature in health and public health
    Caricia Catalani
    School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
    Health Educ Behav 37:424-51. 2010
    ..Particularly among highly participatory projects, photovoice appears to contribute to an enhanced understanding of community assets and needs and to empowerment...
  16. ncbi request reprint Ethical dilemmas in participatory action research: a case study from the disability community
    Meredith Minkler
    School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley 94720 7360, USA
    Health Educ Behav 29:14-29. 2002
    ..The implications of these issues for health educators and others engaged in community-based PAR efforts are presented...
  17. ncbi request reprint Civic engagement and older adults: a critical perspective
    Marty Martinson
    California Senior Leaders Project, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
    Gerontologist 46:318-24. 2006
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  18. ncbi request reprint Community based participatory research: a promising approach for increasing epidemiology's relevance in the 21st century
    Margaret W Leung
    Division of Health and Social Behavior, University of California, Berkeley, School of Public Health, 140 Warren Hall, Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 33:499-506. 2004
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  19. ncbi request reprint African American grandparents raising grandchildren: a national study using the Census 2000 American Community Survey
    Meredith Minkler
    Department of Health and Social Behavior, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 60:S82-92. 2005
    ..The objective of this work was to determine the prevalence, sociodemographic characteristics, and service utilization patterns of African American grandparents raising grandchildren compared with noncaregiving peers...
  20. doi request reprint Videovoice: community assessment in post-Katrina New Orleans
    Caricia E C V Catalani
    University of California, School of Public Health, Berkeley, California, USA
    Health Promot Pract 13:18-28. 2012
    ..Despite such challenges, this method may provide community-academic partnerships with the opportunity to equitably engage in research, produce independent media, and mobilize for action...
  21. ncbi request reprint Using community-based participatory research to shape policy and prevent lead exposure among Native American children
    Dana M Petersen
    School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, USA
    Prog Community Health Partnersh 1:249-56. 2007
    ..Tribal Efforts Against Lead (TEAL) was designed and implemented to study and address this problem using a lay health advisor model...
  22. pmc A community-based participatory worksite intervention to reduce pesticide exposures to farmworkers and their families
    Alicia L Salvatore
    Berkeley Media Studies Group, Berkeley, CA 94704, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:S578-81. 2009
    ..Some behaviors, such as hand washing before eating and many targeted after-work behaviors, did not improve, indicating a need for additional intervention...
  23. ncbi request reprint Housing issues and realities facing grandparent caregivers who are renters
    Esme Fuller-Thomson
    University of Toronto, Canada
    Gerontologist 43:92-8. 2003
    ..This study determined the prevalence of grandparents raising grandchildren who are living in rental housing and explored the sociodemographic characteristics and challenges faced by such renters...
  24. ncbi request reprint Facilitators of well-functioning consortia: national Healthy Start program lessons
    Mildred Thompson
    PolicyLink, 101 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94607, USA
    Health Soc Work 28:185-95. 2003
    ..Implications for social work practice and for policy are provided...
  25. ncbi request reprint Environmental justice research and action: a case study in political economy and community-academic collaboration
    Mansoureh Tajik
    University of Massachusetts, Lowell, MA 01854, USA
    Int Q Community Health Educ 26:213-31. 2006
    ..Implications for other CBPR partnerships are discussed...
  26. ncbi request reprint American Indian/Alaskan Native grandparents raising grandchildren: findings from the Census 2000 Supplementary Survey
    Esme Fuller-Thomson
    Faculty of Social Work, University of Toronto, ON, Canada
    Soc Work 50:131-9. 2005
    ..Implications for social work practice are presented and recommendations for policy and research are discussed...
  27. pmc Community-based participatory research: lessons learned from the Centers for Children's Environmental Health and Disease Prevention Research
    Barbara A Israel
    University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 113:1463-71. 2005
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  28. pmc Functional limitations among older American Indians and Alaska natives: findings from the census 2000 supplementary survey
    Esme Fuller-Thomson
    Faculty of Social Work, University of Toronto, 246 Bloor Street West, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Public Health 95:1945-8. 2005
    ..001). American Indian and Alaska Natives have high disability rates, and many are not receiving benefits for which they qualify...
  29. ncbi request reprint Self, society, and the "new gerontology"
    Martha B Holstein
    Department of Religious Studies, DePaul University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Gerontologist 43:787-96. 2003
    ..We argue that these unexamined features may further harm older people, particularly older women, the poor, and people of color who are already marginalized. We conclude by suggesting forms of resistance to this univocal standard...
  30. ncbi request reprint Addressing food security through public policy action in a community-based participatory research partnership
    Victoria Breckwich Vásquez
    Community Health Action and Assessment Section, City of Berkeley Public Health Division, California, USA
    Health Promot Pract 8:342-9. 2007
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