Judith Siegel

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint AIDS diagnosis and depression in the Multicenter AIDS Cohort Study: the ameliorating impact of pet ownership
    J M Siegel
    University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    AIDS Care 11:157-70. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint Overweight and depressive symptoms among African-American women
    J M Siegel
    Department of Community Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1772, USA
    Prev Med 31:232-40. 2000
  3. pmc A worksite obesity intervention: results from a group-randomized trial
    Judith M Siegel
    Department of Community Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of California, Los Angeles, Box 95 1772, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1772, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:327-33. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Role models, ethnic identity, and health-risk behaviors in urban adolescents
    Antronette K Yancey
    UCLA Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center and School of Public Health, Department of Health Services, Box 956900, A2 125 CHS, Los Angeles, CA 90095 6900, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:55-61. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Psychological distress following urban earthquakes in California
    Linda B Bourque
    School of Public Health, Center for the Health Sciences, Los Angeles, California 90095 1772, USA
    Prehosp Disaster Med 17:81-90. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Challenges in improving fitness: results of a community-based, randomized, controlled lifestyle change intervention
    Antronette K Yancey
    Department of Health Services, UCLA School of Public Health, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 15:412-29. 2006
  7. pmc Correlation of obesity with elevated blood pressure among racial/ethnic minority children in two Los Angeles middle schools
    William J McCarthy
    Department of Health Services, UCLA School of Public Health, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 5:A46. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint First-aid training and capabilities of the lay public: a potential alternative source of emergency medical assistance following a natural disaster
    Megumi Kano
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    Disasters 29:58-74. 2005
  9. pmc Fighting cancer with fitness: dietary outcomes of a randomized, controlled lifestyle change intervention in healthy African-American women
    William J McCarthy
    Department of Health Services, UCLA School of Public Health, CA 90095, USA
    Prev Med 44:246-53. 2007

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint AIDS diagnosis and depression in the Multicenter AIDS Cohort Study: the ameliorating impact of pet ownership
    J M Siegel
    University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    AIDS Care 11:157-70. 1999
    ..This beneficial effect of pet ownership occurred principally among persons who reported fewer confidants. These results suggest that by enhancing companionship for some HIV-infected persons, pets may buffer the stressful impact of AIDS...
  2. ncbi request reprint Overweight and depressive symptoms among African-American women
    J M Siegel
    Department of Community Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1772, USA
    Prev Med 31:232-40. 2000
    ..This study examines overweight and depressive symptoms among urban African-American women, taking into account demographic factors, health status and practices, and psychosocial constructs...
  3. pmc A worksite obesity intervention: results from a group-randomized trial
    Judith M Siegel
    Department of Community Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of California, Los Angeles, Box 95 1772, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1772, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:327-33. 2010
    ..We used a participatory process to develop an obesity intervention appropriate for elementary school personnel...
  4. ncbi request reprint Role models, ethnic identity, and health-risk behaviors in urban adolescents
    Antronette K Yancey
    UCLA Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center and School of Public Health, Department of Health Services, Box 956900, A2 125 CHS, Los Angeles, CA 90095 6900, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:55-61. 2002
    ..However, there has been little empirical evaluation of the relationship between role model or mentor characteristics and health behaviors...
  5. ncbi request reprint Psychological distress following urban earthquakes in California
    Linda B Bourque
    School of Public Health, Center for the Health Sciences, Los Angeles, California 90095 1772, USA
    Prehosp Disaster Med 17:81-90. 2002
    ..The implications of research findings for practitioners in the field are discussed...
  6. ncbi request reprint Challenges in improving fitness: results of a community-based, randomized, controlled lifestyle change intervention
    Antronette K Yancey
    Department of Health Services, UCLA School of Public Health, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 15:412-29. 2006
    ..This study tested the efficacy of an 8-week culturally targeted nutrition and physical activity intervention on body composition...
  7. pmc Correlation of obesity with elevated blood pressure among racial/ethnic minority children in two Los Angeles middle schools
    William J McCarthy
    Department of Health Services, UCLA School of Public Health, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 5:A46. 2008
    ..We explored the potential for using obesity or fitness level as screening variables for cardiovascular disease risk factors in these students...
  8. ncbi request reprint First-aid training and capabilities of the lay public: a potential alternative source of emergency medical assistance following a natural disaster
    Megumi Kano
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    Disasters 29:58-74. 2005
    ..With the appropriate training and skill retention, lay members of the public can potentially contribute to a post-disaster medical response...
  9. pmc Fighting cancer with fitness: dietary outcomes of a randomized, controlled lifestyle change intervention in healthy African-American women
    William J McCarthy
    Department of Health Services, UCLA School of Public Health, CA 90095, USA
    Prev Med 44:246-53. 2007
    ..This study tested the efficacy of an 8-week, culturally targeted community-based nutrition and physical activity promotion intervention, Fight Cancer with Fitness! (FCF)...

Research Grants3

  1. Obesity in school staff:Participatory environmental model
    Judith Siegel; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Beyond improving the health status of school personnel, healthy teachers have the potential to create an optimistic school climate, serve as role models to students, and reinforce positive health messages. ..
  2. Obesity in school staff:Participatory environmental model
    Judith Siegel; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Beyond improving the health status of school personnel, healthy teachers have the potential to create an optimistic school climate, serve as role models to students, and reinforce positive health messages. ..
  3. Obesity in school staff:Participatory environmental model
    Judith Siegel; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Beyond improving the health status of school personnel, healthy teachers have the potential to create an optimistic school climate, serve as role models to students, and reinforce positive health messages. ..