Carmen D Samuel-Hodge

Summary

Affiliation: University of North Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Optimized probability sampling of study sites to improve generalizability in a multisite intervention trial
    Jennifer L Kraschnewski
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 7:A10. 2010
  2. pmc Family diabetes matters: a view from the other side
    Carmen D Samuel-Hodge
    Department of Nutrition, Gillings School of Global Public Health, School of Medicine, and Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7426, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 28:428-35. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Rationale, design, and sample characteristics of a practical randomized trial to assess a weight loss intervention for low-income women: the Weight-Wise II Program
    Carmen D Samuel-Hodge
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Gillings School of Global Public Health and School of Medicine, Department of Nutrition, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7426, United States
    Contemp Clin Trials 33:93-103. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Randomized trial of a behavioral weight loss intervention for low-income women: the Weight Wise Program
    Carmen D Samuel-Hodge
    Department of Nutrition, School of Medicine, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 17:1891-9. 2009
  5. pmc Family functioning and weight loss in a sample of african americans and whites
    Carmen D Samuel-Hodge
    University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Ann Behav Med 40:294-301. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Lifestyle intervention for prevention and treatment of type 2 diabetes
    Carmen D Samuel-Hodge
    Department of Nutrition, Schools of Medicine and Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Nurs Clin North Am 41:567-88, vii. 2006
  7. pmc A church-based diabetes self-management education program for African Americans with type 2 diabetes
    Carmen D Samuel-Hodge
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Department of Nutrition, Schools of Medicine and Public Health, CB 7426, 1700 Airport Rd, Room 246, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 8140, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 3:A93. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Familial roles of older African-American women with type 2 diabetes: testing of a new multiple caregiving measure
    Carmen D Samuel-Hodge
    Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27599 8140, USA
    Ethn Dis 15:436-43. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint A comparison of self-reported energy intake with total energy expenditure estimated by accelerometer and basal metabolic rate in African-American women with type 2 diabetes
    Carmen D Samuel-Hodge
    Department of Nutrition, Schools of Public Health and Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 8140, USA
    Diabetes Care 27:663-9. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Reliability and validity of a measure of perceived diabetes and dietary competence in African American women with type 2 diabetes
    Carmen D Samuel-Hodge
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1700 Airport Road, CB 8140, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 8140, USA
    Diabetes Educ 28:979-88. 2002

Detail Information

Publications24

  1. pmc Optimized probability sampling of study sites to improve generalizability in a multisite intervention trial
    Jennifer L Kraschnewski
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 7:A10. 2010
    ..We used an optimized probability sampling protocol to select an unbiased, representative sample of study sites to prepare for a randomized trial of a weight loss intervention...
  2. pmc Family diabetes matters: a view from the other side
    Carmen D Samuel-Hodge
    Department of Nutrition, Gillings School of Global Public Health, School of Medicine, and Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7426, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 28:428-35. 2013
    ..Many qualitative studies describe family diabetes interactions from the perspective of adults living with diabetes, but we have not heard from family members...
  3. doi request reprint Rationale, design, and sample characteristics of a practical randomized trial to assess a weight loss intervention for low-income women: the Weight-Wise II Program
    Carmen D Samuel-Hodge
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Gillings School of Global Public Health and School of Medicine, Department of Nutrition, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7426, United States
    Contemp Clin Trials 33:93-103. 2012
    ..The results of this study should be informative to key stakeholders interested in real world weight loss interventions for low-income mid-life women...
  4. doi request reprint Randomized trial of a behavioral weight loss intervention for low-income women: the Weight Wise Program
    Carmen D Samuel-Hodge
    Department of Nutrition, School of Medicine, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 17:1891-9. 2009
    ..05). Of the 72 WWP participants, 64, 47, and 19% lost at least 3, 5, and 7% of their initial body weight, respectively. In conclusion, the WWP was associated with statistically significant and clinically important short-term weight loss...
  5. pmc Family functioning and weight loss in a sample of african americans and whites
    Carmen D Samuel-Hodge
    University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Ann Behav Med 40:294-301. 2010
    ..Traditionally, weight management behavioral research has focused on individual-level influences, with little attention given to interpersonal factors that relate to the family behavioral context...
  6. ncbi request reprint Lifestyle intervention for prevention and treatment of type 2 diabetes
    Carmen D Samuel-Hodge
    Department of Nutrition, Schools of Medicine and Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Nurs Clin North Am 41:567-88, vii. 2006
    ....
  7. pmc A church-based diabetes self-management education program for African Americans with type 2 diabetes
    Carmen D Samuel-Hodge
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Department of Nutrition, Schools of Medicine and Public Health, CB 7426, 1700 Airport Rd, Room 246, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 8140, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 3:A93. 2006
    ..This paper describes a church-based diabetes self-management education intervention for African Americans, a randomized controlled trial to evaluate the intervention, and baseline characteristics of study participants...
  8. ncbi request reprint Familial roles of older African-American women with type 2 diabetes: testing of a new multiple caregiving measure
    Carmen D Samuel-Hodge
    Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27599 8140, USA
    Ethn Dis 15:436-43. 2005
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint A comparison of self-reported energy intake with total energy expenditure estimated by accelerometer and basal metabolic rate in African-American women with type 2 diabetes
    Carmen D Samuel-Hodge
    Department of Nutrition, Schools of Public Health and Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 8140, USA
    Diabetes Care 27:663-9. 2004
    ..This study assesses the validity of dietary data from African-American women with type 2 diabetes by comparing reported energy intake (EI) with total energy expenditure (TEE) estimated by an accelerometer and basal metabolic rate (BMR)...
  10. ncbi request reprint Reliability and validity of a measure of perceived diabetes and dietary competence in African American women with type 2 diabetes
    Carmen D Samuel-Hodge
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1700 Airport Road, CB 8140, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 8140, USA
    Diabetes Educ 28:979-88. 2002
    ..Internal structure, reliability, and construct validity were evaluated...
  11. pmc Coping styles, well-being, and self-care behaviors among African Americans with type 2 diabetes
    Carmen D Samuel-Hodge
    Department of Nutrition, Schools of Public Health and Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1700 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, CB 7426, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7426, USA
    Diabetes Educ 34:501-10. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to describe how coping styles among African Americans with type 2 diabetes relate to diabetes appraisals, self-care behaviors, and health-related quality of life or well-being...
  12. doi request reprint Translation of a behavioral weight loss intervention for mid-life, low-income women in local health departments
    Carmen D Samuel-Hodge
    Department of Nutrition, Gillings School of Public Health and School of Medicine, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA UNC Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 21:1764-73. 2013
    ..To translate a behavioral weight loss intervention for mid-life, low-income women in real world settings...
  13. ncbi request reprint A randomized trial of an intervention to improve self-care behaviors of African-American women with type 2 diabetes: impact on physical activity
    Thomas C Keyserling
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    Diabetes Care 25:1576-83. 2002
    ..To determine whether a culturally appropriate clinic- and community-based intervention for African-American women with type 2 diabetes will increase moderate-intensity physical activity (PA)...
  14. doi request reprint A randomized trial of a church-based diabetes self-management program for African Americans with type 2 diabetes
    Carmen D Samuel-Hodge
    Department of Nutrition, School of Public Health and Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7426, USA
    Diabetes Educ 35:439-54. 2009
    ..The MI received standard educational pamphlets by mail. Outcomes were assessed at 8 and 12 months; the primary outcome was comparison of 8-month A1C levels...
  15. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of a behavioral weight loss intervention for low-income women: the Weight-Wise Program
    Alison Gustafson
    Department of Nutrition, School of Medicine, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27519, USA
    Prev Med 49:390-5. 2009
    ..Assess the cost-effectiveness of a 16-week weight loss intervention (Weight-Wise) for low-income midlife women...
  16. doi request reprint Perceived and objective measures of the food store environment and the association with weight and diet among low-income women in North Carolina
    Alison A Gustafson
    University of North Carolina Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, and Department of Nutrition, Gillings School of Global Public Health, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 218 331 2082, USA
    Public Health Nutr 14:1032-8. 2011
    ..The present study aimed to highlight the similarities and differences between perceived and objective measures of the food store environment among low-income women and the association with diet and weight...
  17. ncbi request reprint Linking clinical care to community resources for cardiovascular disease prevention: the North Carolina Enhanced WISEWOMAN project
    Stephanie B Jilcott
    Department of Nutrition, School of Medicine and Public Health, and the Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7426, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 15:569-83. 2006
    ..We also present the study design and baseline results of the randomized trial to evaluate the enhanced intervention...
  18. ncbi request reprint Randomized trial of a clinic-based, community-supported, lifestyle intervention to improve physical activity and diet: the North Carolina enhanced WISEWOMAN project
    Thomas C Keyserling
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Prev Med 46:499-510. 2008
    ..To determine if a clinic-based behavioral intervention program for low-income mid-life women that emphasizes use of community resources will increase moderate intensity physical activity (PA) and improve dietary intake...
  19. pmc Expanding the obesity research paradigm to reach African American communities
    Shiriki K Kumanyika
    University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, CCEB, 8th Floor Blockley Hall, 423 Guardian Dr, Philadelphia PA 19104 6021, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 4:A112. 2007
    ..This expanded paradigm, for which development is ongoing, poses new challenges for researchers who focus on obesity and obesity-related health disparities but also promises discovery of new directions that can lead to new solutions...
  20. pmc Design and implementation of an interactive website to support long-term maintenance of weight loss
    Victor J Stevens
    Kaiser Permanente, Center for Health Research, Portland, OR 97227, USA
    J Med Internet Res 10:e1. 2008
    ..Internet-based weight loss maintenance programs offer considerable potential for meeting this need. Careful design processes are required to maximize adherence and minimize attrition...
  21. ncbi request reprint Achieving healthy weight in African-American communities: research perspectives and priorities
    Shiriki K Kumanyika
    Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, 19104 6021, USA
    Obes Res 13:2037-47. 2005
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint Extending the reach of public health nutrition: training community practitioners in multilevel approaches
    Charlene G Sanders
    Division of Nutrition and Physical Activity, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 13:589-97. 2004
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Validation of a brief dietary assessment to guide counseling for cardiovascular disease risk reduction in an underserved population
    Stephanie B Jilcott
    World Harvest Mission, Bundibugyo, Uganda
    J Am Diet Assoc 107:246-55. 2007
    ..The Dietary Risk Assessment is one such tool modified over time to reflect emerging evidence concerning diet and CVD risk...

Research Grants4

  1. Intensive Behavioral Weight Management in Public Health Settings
    Carmen Samuel Hodge; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..For this group, we will conduct a second round of process and outcome evaluations. Also, for both groups, we will evaluate maintenance of weight loss 6 months post intervention. ..
  2. Family-Based Diabetes Self-Management Training for African American Adults
    Carmen Samuel Hodge; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....