Stephanie A Robert

Summary

Affiliation: University of Wisconsin
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Predictors of receiving therapy among very low birth weight 2-year olds eligible for Part C early intervention in Wisconsin
    Beth Marie McManus
    Department of Health Systems, Management and Policy, Colorado School of Public Health, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    BMC Pediatr 13:106. 2013
  2. pmc US opinions on health determinants and social policy as health policy
    Stephanie A Robert
    School of Social Work, University of Wisconsin Madison, 53706, USA
    Am J Public Health 101:1655-63. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Racial segregation and health disparities between Black and White older adults
    Stephanie A Robert
    School of Social Work, University of Wisconsin Madison, 1350 University Avenue, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 61:S203-11. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint A multilevel analysis of race, community disadvantage, and body mass index among adults in the US
    Stephanie A Robert
    School of Social Work, University of Wisconsin Madison, 1350 University Ave, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Soc Sci Med 59:2421-34. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic risk factors for breast cancer: distinguishing individual- and community-level effects
    Stephanie A Robert
    School of Social Work, Center for Demography of Health and Aging, Institute for Research on Poverty, University of Wisconsin Madison, 53706, USA
    Epidemiology 15:442-50. 2004
  6. pmc Socioeconomic status and age variations in health-related quality of life: results from the national health measurement study
    Stephanie A Robert
    School of Social Work, University of Wisconsin Madison, 1350 University Avenue, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 64:378-89. 2009
  7. pmc Potential exposure to PCBs, DDT, and PBDEs from sport-caught fish consumption in relation to breast cancer risk in Wisconsin
    Jane A McElroy
    University of Wisconsin Comprehensive Cancer Center, Madison, 53726, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 112:156-62. 2004
  8. pmc Socioeconomic status and survival after an invasive breast cancer diagnosis
    Brian L Sprague
    University of Wisconsin Carbone Cancer Center, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    Cancer 117:1542-51. 2011
  9. pmc Racial disparities in health-related quality of life in a cohort of very low birthweight 2- and 3-year-olds with and without cerebral palsy
    Beth Marie McManus
    University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53726, USA
    Dev Med Child Neurol 53:467-9. 2011
  10. pmc Awareness of racial and socioeconomic health disparities in the United States: the national opinion survey on health and health disparities, 2008-2009
    Bridget C Booske
    University of Wisconsin Madison, Department of Population Health Sciences, 610 Walnut Street, Madison, WI 53726, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 8:A73. 2011

Research Grants

  1. Community Context & Health Over the Life Course
    Stephanie Robert; Fiscal Year: 2005

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. pmc Predictors of receiving therapy among very low birth weight 2-year olds eligible for Part C early intervention in Wisconsin
    Beth Marie McManus
    Department of Health Systems, Management and Policy, Colorado School of Public Health, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    BMC Pediatr 13:106. 2013
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  2. pmc US opinions on health determinants and social policy as health policy
    Stephanie A Robert
    School of Social Work, University of Wisconsin Madison, 53706, USA
    Am J Public Health 101:1655-63. 2011
    ..Increasing public knowledge about social determinants of health and mobilizing less advantaged groups may be useful in addressing broad determinants of health...
  3. ncbi request reprint Racial segregation and health disparities between Black and White older adults
    Stephanie A Robert
    School of Social Work, University of Wisconsin Madison, 1350 University Avenue, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 61:S203-11. 2006
    ..In this study, we examined whether racial segregation is associated with poorer self-rated health among older adults, and whether racial segregation helps explain race disparities in self-rated health between Black and White older adults...
  4. ncbi request reprint A multilevel analysis of race, community disadvantage, and body mass index among adults in the US
    Stephanie A Robert
    School of Social Work, University of Wisconsin Madison, 1350 University Ave, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Soc Sci Med 59:2421-34. 2004
    ..Because our evidence for women suggests that the determinants of obesity are multiple and multilevel, attempts to address this growing social problem will similarly require a multi-faceted and multilevel approach...
  5. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic risk factors for breast cancer: distinguishing individual- and community-level effects
    Stephanie A Robert
    School of Social Work, Center for Demography of Health and Aging, Institute for Research on Poverty, University of Wisconsin Madison, 53706, USA
    Epidemiology 15:442-50. 2004
    ..We examined whether women living in such communities remained at greater risk of breast cancer after controlling for individual education and other known individual-level risk factors...
  6. pmc Socioeconomic status and age variations in health-related quality of life: results from the national health measurement study
    Stephanie A Robert
    School of Social Work, University of Wisconsin Madison, 1350 University Avenue, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 64:378-89. 2009
    ..We examine whether multiple health-related quality of life (HRQoL) measures are stratified by socioeconomic status (SES) and age in the United States...
  7. pmc Potential exposure to PCBs, DDT, and PBDEs from sport-caught fish consumption in relation to breast cancer risk in Wisconsin
    Jane A McElroy
    University of Wisconsin Comprehensive Cancer Center, Madison, 53726, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 112:156-62. 2004
    ..16-2.50). In this study we found no overall association between recent consumption of sport-caught fish and breast cancer, although there may be an increased breast cancer risk for subgroups of women who are young and/or premenopausal...
  8. pmc Socioeconomic status and survival after an invasive breast cancer diagnosis
    Brian L Sprague
    University of Wisconsin Carbone Cancer Center, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    Cancer 117:1542-51. 2011
    ..However, very few studies have examined individual-level SES in relation to breast cancer survival or have assessed the contextual role of community-level SES independent of individual-level SES...
  9. pmc Racial disparities in health-related quality of life in a cohort of very low birthweight 2- and 3-year-olds with and without cerebral palsy
    Beth Marie McManus
    University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53726, USA
    Dev Med Child Neurol 53:467-9. 2011
    ..Living in a neighborhood with lowest levels of female education is associated with lower HRQoL (mean difference -5.6, 95% CI: -9.2 to -2.1), but does not explain the racial difference in HRQoL...
  10. pmc Awareness of racial and socioeconomic health disparities in the United States: the national opinion survey on health and health disparities, 2008-2009
    Bridget C Booske
    University of Wisconsin Madison, Department of Population Health Sciences, 610 Walnut Street, Madison, WI 53726, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 8:A73. 2011
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Geocoding addresses from a large population-based study: lessons learned
    Jane A McElroy
    Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53726, USA
    Epidemiology 14:399-407. 2003
    ..The goal of this project was to develop an iterative geocoding process that would achieve a high match rate in a large population-based health study...
  12. doi request reprint Relationship between neighborhood disadvantage and social function of Wisconsin 2- and 3-year-olds born at very low birth weight
    Beth Marie McManus
    School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin Madison, 610 Walnut Street, Madison, WI 53726, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 165:119-25. 2011
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint Public views on determinants of health, interventions to improve health, and priorities for government
    Stephanie A Robert
    University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53726, USA
    WMJ 107:124-30. 2008
    ..We surveyed Wisconsin adults to see what they think are the most important factors that affect health. We also examined which interventions they believe would improve health, and whether government should prioritize such interventions...
  14. doi request reprint Subjective and objective neighborhood characteristics and adult health
    Margaret M Weden
    RAND Corporation, Labor and Population, 1776 Main Street, P O Box 2138, Santa Monica, CA 90407 2138, USA
    Soc Sci Med 66:1256-70. 2008
    ..Our results demonstrate the independent associations between both objective and perceived neighborhood quality and health, and highlight the particularly strong association between perceived neighborhood quality and health...
  15. ncbi request reprint Workplace support, role overload, and job satisfaction of direct care workers in assisted living
    Rita Jing Ann Chou
    College of Social Work, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 49:208-22. 2008
    ..Enhancing job satisfaction of assisted living direct care workers will likely require a multipronged approach that includes improving institutional, supervisor, and coworker support while simultaneously directly addressing role overload...
  16. pmc Message design strategies to raise public awareness of social determinants of health and population health disparities
    Jeff Niederdeppe
    Department of Communication, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853 4203, USA
    Milbank Q 86:481-513. 2008
    ..Raising public awareness of the importance of social determinants of health (SDH) and health disparities presents formidable communication challenges...

Research Grants4

  1. Community Context & Health Over the Life Course
    Stephanie Robert; Fiscal Year: 2005
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