James M Raczynski

Summary

Affiliation: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Arkansas Act 1220 of 2003 to reduce childhood obesity: its implementation and impact on child and adolescent body mass index
    James M Raczynski
    Fay W Boozman College of Public Health, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
    J Public Health Policy 30:S124-40. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Overweight children, weight-based teasing and academic performance
    Rebecca A Krukowski
    Fay W Boozman College of Public Health, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR, USA
    Int J Pediatr Obes 4:274-80. 2009
  3. pmc Public policy versus individual rights in childhood obesity interventions: perspectives from the Arkansas experience with Act 1220 of 2003
    Martha M Phillips
    University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 4301 West Markham St, Slot 820, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 8:A96. 2011
  4. doi request reprint The evaluation of Arkansas Act 1220 of 2003 to reduce childhood obesity: conceptualization, design, and special challenges
    Martha M Phillips
    Fay W Boozman College of Public Health, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 4301 W Markham Street, Mail Slot 820, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
    Am J Community Psychol 51:289-98. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Changes in school environments with implementation of Arkansas Act 1220 of 2003
    Martha M Phillips
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, Arkansas, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 18:S54-61. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Creating and using index scores in the analysis of school policy implementation and impact
    Martha M Phillips
    Department of Epidemiology, Fay W Boozman College of Public Health and Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 4301 W Markham St 820, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
    J Sch Health 82:253-61. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Development and evaluation of the school cafeteria nutrition assessment measures
    Rebecca A Krukowski
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, Fay W Boozman College of Public Health, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, USA
    J Sch Health 81:431-6. 2011
  8. doi request reprint No change in weight-based teasing when school-based obesity policies are implemented
    Rebecca A Krukowski
    Fay W Boozman College of Public Health, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 162:936-42. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Parental recognition of overweight in school-age children
    Delia S West
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, Fay W Boozman College of Public Health, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:630-6. 2008

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. doi request reprint Arkansas Act 1220 of 2003 to reduce childhood obesity: its implementation and impact on child and adolescent body mass index
    James M Raczynski
    Fay W Boozman College of Public Health, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
    J Public Health Policy 30:S124-40. 2009
    ..The Arkansas experience to date may serve to inform the efforts of other states to adopt policies to address the epidemic of childhood obesity...
  2. doi request reprint Overweight children, weight-based teasing and academic performance
    Rebecca A Krukowski
    Fay W Boozman College of Public Health, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR, USA
    Int J Pediatr Obes 4:274-80. 2009
    ..Psychosocial factors, such as weight-based teasing, have been proposed as having a possible mediating role, although they remain largely unexplored...
  3. pmc Public policy versus individual rights in childhood obesity interventions: perspectives from the Arkansas experience with Act 1220 of 2003
    Martha M Phillips
    University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 4301 West Markham St, Slot 820, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 8:A96. 2011
    ..States considering similar policy approaches should address these concerns during policy development, involve multiple stakeholder groups, establish the legal basis for public policies, and develop consensus on key elements...
  4. doi request reprint The evaluation of Arkansas Act 1220 of 2003 to reduce childhood obesity: conceptualization, design, and special challenges
    Martha M Phillips
    Fay W Boozman College of Public Health, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 4301 W Markham Street, Mail Slot 820, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
    Am J Community Psychol 51:289-98. 2013
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Changes in school environments with implementation of Arkansas Act 1220 of 2003
    Martha M Phillips
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, Arkansas, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 18:S54-61. 2010
    ..We conclude that Arkansas Act 1220 of 2003 is associated with a number of changes in school environments and policies, resulting from both statewide and local initiatives spawned by the Act...
  6. doi request reprint Creating and using index scores in the analysis of school policy implementation and impact
    Martha M Phillips
    Department of Epidemiology, Fay W Boozman College of Public Health and Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 4301 W Markham St 820, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
    J Sch Health 82:253-61. 2012
    ..With multicomponent policy efforts, challenges exist in characterizing the extent of policy change across the breadth of NPA policies...
  7. doi request reprint Development and evaluation of the school cafeteria nutrition assessment measures
    Rebecca A Krukowski
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, Fay W Boozman College of Public Health, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, USA
    J Sch Health 81:431-6. 2011
    ..Foods provided in schools represent a substantial portion of US children's dietary intake; however, the school food environment has proven difficult to describe due to the lack of comprehensive, standardized, and validated measures...
  8. doi request reprint No change in weight-based teasing when school-based obesity policies are implemented
    Rebecca A Krukowski
    Fay W Boozman College of Public Health, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 162:936-42. 2008
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Parental recognition of overweight in school-age children
    Delia S West
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, Fay W Boozman College of Public Health, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:630-6. 2008
    ..Examine the accuracy of parental weight perceptions of overweight children before and after the implementation of childhood obesity legislation that included BMI screening and feedback...