RENA JOY PASICK

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The Minority Training Program in Cancer Control Research: impact and outcome over 12 years
    Rena J Pasick
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, 1450 3rd Street, MC 0128, San Francisco, CA, 94158 9001, USA
    J Cancer Educ 27:443-9. 2012
  2. pmc Intention, subjective norms, and cancer screening in the context of relational culture
    Rena J Pasick
    Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94158 9001, USA
    Health Educ Behav 36:91S-110S. 2009
  3. pmc Behavioral theory in a diverse society: like a compass on Mars
    Rena J Pasick
    Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94158 9001, USA
    Health Educ Behav 36:11S-35S. 2009
  4. pmc Increasing ethnic diversity in cancer control research: description and impact of a model training program
    Rena J Pasick
    University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0981, USA
    J Cancer Educ 18:73-7. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint A critical review of theory in breast cancer screening promotion across cultures
    Rena J Pasick
    Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0981, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 29:351-68. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Lessons learned from community-based cancer screening intervention research
    Rena J Pasick
    Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0981, USA
    Cancer 101:1146-64. 2004
  7. pmc Adult daughters' influence on mothers' health-related decision making: an expansion of the subjective norms construct
    Pamela K Washington
    School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA
    Health Educ Behav 36:129S-44S. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Cancer screening for underserved women: the Breast and Cervical Cancer Intervention Study
    Robert A Hiatt
    Northern California Cancer Center, Fremont, California, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:1945-9. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Healthy colon, healthy life: a novel colorectal cancer screening intervention
    Judith M E Walsh
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94115, USA
    Am J Prev Med 39:1-14. 2010
  10. pmc Healthy colon, healthy life (colon sano, vida sana): colorectal cancer screening among Latinos in Santa Clara, California
    Judith M E Walsh
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    J Cancer Educ 25:36-42. 2010

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. doi request reprint The Minority Training Program in Cancer Control Research: impact and outcome over 12 years
    Rena J Pasick
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, 1450 3rd Street, MC 0128, San Francisco, CA, 94158 9001, USA
    J Cancer Educ 27:443-9. 2012
    ..The MTPCCR model is successful because it targets underrepresented minorities who are capable of doctoral studies but have not yet chosen that path...
  2. pmc Intention, subjective norms, and cancer screening in the context of relational culture
    Rena J Pasick
    Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94158 9001, USA
    Health Educ Behav 36:91S-110S. 2009
    ..The authors examine the appropriateness of subjective norms and intentions in the context of relational culture and identify inconsistencies that suggest varied meanings from those intended by behavioral theorists...
  3. pmc Behavioral theory in a diverse society: like a compass on Mars
    Rena J Pasick
    Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94158 9001, USA
    Health Educ Behav 36:11S-35S. 2009
    ..This article describes the study methods, summarizes main findings, and preview the detailed results presented in the other articles in this issue...
  4. pmc Increasing ethnic diversity in cancer control research: description and impact of a model training program
    Rena J Pasick
    University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0981, USA
    J Cancer Educ 18:73-7. 2003
    ..The Minority Training Program in Cancer Control Research is designed to encourage underrepresented master's level health science students to pursue doctoral training and careers in research...
  5. ncbi request reprint A critical review of theory in breast cancer screening promotion across cultures
    Rena J Pasick
    Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0981, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 29:351-68. 2008
    ..Common and alternative treatments of fatalism exemplify this approach, and descriptive and intervention research exemplars further highlight the integration of screening behavior and sociocultural context...
  6. ncbi request reprint Lessons learned from community-based cancer screening intervention research
    Rena J Pasick
    Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0981, USA
    Cancer 101:1146-64. 2004
    ..To build more systematically on existing research, recommendations are made for new directions in basic behavioral and intervention research...
  7. pmc Adult daughters' influence on mothers' health-related decision making: an expansion of the subjective norms construct
    Pamela K Washington
    School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA
    Health Educ Behav 36:129S-44S. 2009
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  8. doi request reprint Cancer screening for underserved women: the Breast and Cervical Cancer Intervention Study
    Robert A Hiatt
    Northern California Cancer Center, Fremont, California, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:1945-9. 2008
    ..To report on the effect of the Breast and Cervical Cancer Intervention Study (BACCIS), a multicomponent intervention conducted in the San Francisco Bay Area between 1992 and 1997...
  9. doi request reprint Healthy colon, healthy life: a novel colorectal cancer screening intervention
    Judith M E Walsh
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94115, USA
    Am J Prev Med 39:1-14. 2010
    ..Colorectal cancer (CRC) screening rates are increasing, but they are still low, particularly in ethnic minority groups. In many resource-poor settings, fecal occult blood test (FOBT) is the main screening option...
  10. pmc Healthy colon, healthy life (colon sano, vida sana): colorectal cancer screening among Latinos in Santa Clara, California
    Judith M E Walsh
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    J Cancer Educ 25:36-42. 2010
    ..CRC screening among Latinos is low. Younger patients, women, and patients of female physicians receive more screening...
  11. pmc Social and cultural meanings of self-efficacy
    Nancy J Burke
    Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center and Department of Anthropology, History, and Social Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Health Educ Behav 36:111S-28S. 2009
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  12. pmc Perceived susceptibility to illness and perceived benefits of preventive care: an exploration of behavioral theory constructs in a transcultural context
    Galen Joseph
    Department of Anthropology, History, and Social Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Health Educ Behav 36:71S-90S. 2009
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  13. pmc Theorizing social context: rethinking behavioral theory
    Nancy J Burke
    Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center and Department of Anthropology, History, and Social Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0981, USA
    Health Educ Behav 36:55S-70S. 2009
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  14. pmc Behavioral constructs and mammography in five ethnic groups
    Susan L Stewart
    Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0981, USA
    Health Educ Behav 36:36S-54S. 2009
    ..Additional in-depth inquiry is required to refine assessment of constructs...
  15. ncbi request reprint Recruiting low-income healthy women to research: an exploratory study
    Galen Joseph
    University of California, Comprehensive Cancer Center and Institute for Health Policy Studies, San Francisco, CA 94143 0981, USA
    Ethn Health 12:497-519. 2007
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  16. pmc Ethnic differences in decisional balance and stages of mammography adoption
    Regina Otero-Sabogal
    Institute for Health and Aging, University of California San Francisco, CA 94143 0646, USA
    Health Educ Behav 34:278-96. 2007
    ..The application of the TTM for mammography is supported in a multiethnic and multilingual sample...
  17. ncbi request reprint How do older Chinese women view health and cancer screening? Results from focus groups and implications for interventions
    Wenchi Liang
    Ethn Health 9:283-304. 2004
    ..To qualitatively assess Chinese American women's views of health and illness and the potential influences of culture and language on cancer screening behavior...
  18. ncbi request reprint The effectiveness of a community outreach intervention to improve follow-up among underserved women at highest risk for cervical cancer
    Linda P Engelstad
    Alameda County Medical Center, 1411 East 31st Street, Oakland, CA 94602, USA
    Prev Med 41:741-8. 2005
    ..This study was designed to evaluate the effectiveness of an outreach and counseling intervention at improving the rate of follow-up of abnormal Pap smears among women at Alameda County Medical Center, Oakland, CA...
  19. pmc Progress in the pipeline: replication of the minority training program in cancer control research
    Antronette K Yancey
    Department of Health Services and Center to Eliminate Health Disparities, UCLA School of Public Health, CA 90095, USA
    J Cancer Educ 21:230-6. 2006
    ..This paper evaluates the replicability of an NCI-funded didactic/experiential program to increase the diversity of doctorally-prepared cancer disparities investigators...
  20. ncbi request reprint Developing and validating a measure of Chinese cultural views of health and cancer
    Wenchi Liang
    Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Educ Behav 35:361-75. 2008
    ..Chinese cultural views consist of at least seven domains and may influence older women's breast, cervical, and CRC screening...
  21. pmc The costs of an outreach intervention for low-income women with abnormal Pap smears
    Todd H Wagner
    VA Health Economics Resource Center, 795 Willow Rd, MPD 152, Menlo Park, CA 94025, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 4:A11. 2007
    ..This randomized controlled trial evaluated and compared the total cost and cost per follow-up of a tailored outreach intervention plus usual care with the total cost and cost per follow-up of usual care alone...

Research Grants24

  1. BEHAVIORAL CONTRUCTS AND CULTURE IN CANCER SCREENING
    Rena Pasick; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Items will be further refined and tested in a survey with the remaining 750 women six months later, yielding culturally appropriate measures that better predict breast cancer screening among Filipinas and Latinas. ..
  2. Interactive Outreach: CIS-Link to the Underserved
    Rena Pasick; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Efficacy of the CIS protocols will be tested using pre- and post-call interviews of kiosk users. The conceptual framework is drawn from Subjective Culture, Anxiety/Uncertainty Management, and Social Learning theories. ..
  3. INCREASING DIVERSITY IN CANCER CONTROL RESEARCH
    Rena Pasick; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Dissemination plans include development of a proposal for a new site with colleagues at the Baylor College of Medicine/NCI Community Network, Redes en Accion. ..
  4. Statewide Communication to Reach Diverse Low Income Women
    Rena Pasick; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Feasibility of recruitment of Asian immigrants will be assessed through 200 attempts. Qualitative research will explore women's perceptions of recruitment and their understanding of the intervention. ..
  5. Statewide Communication to Reach Diverse Low Income Women
    Rena Pasick; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Feasibility of recruitment of Asian immigrants will be assessed through 200 attempts. Qualitative research will explore women's perceptions of recruitment and their understanding of the intervention. ..
  6. Statewide Communication to Reach Diverse Low Income Women
    RENA JOY PASICK; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Feasibility of recruitment of Asian immigrants will be assessed through 200 attempts. Qualitative research will explore women's perceptions of recruitment and their understanding of the intervention. ..
  7. Statewide Communication to Reach Diverse Low Income Women
    Rena Pasick; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Feasibility of recruitment of Asian immigrants will be assessed through 200 attempts. Qualitative research will explore women's perceptions of recruitment and their understanding of the intervention. ..
  8. Cross-Cultural Communication and Colorectal Screening
    Rena Pasick; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Results will inform an intervention to be tested in a subsequent study...
  9. Statewide Communication to Reach Diverse Low Income Women
    RENA JOY PASICK; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Feasibility of recruitment of Asian immigrants will be assessed through 200 attempts. Qualitative research will explore women's perceptions of recruitment and their understanding of the intervention. ..