Amy L Tobler

Summary

Affiliation: University of Florida
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Perceived racial/ethnic discrimination, problem behaviors, and mental health among minority urban youth
    Amy L Tobler
    College of Medicine, Department of Health Outcomes and Policy, Institute for Child Health Policy, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Ethn Health 18:337-49. 2013
  2. pmc Contemporary options for longitudinal follow-up: lessons learned from a cohort of urban adolescents
    Amy L Tobler
    University of Florida, College of Medicine, Department of Health Outcomes and Policy and Institute for Child Health Policy, 1329 SW 16th Street, Gainesville, FL 32610 0177, USA
    Eval Program Plann 34:87-96. 2011
  3. pmc Racial/ethnic differences in the etiology of alcohol use among urban adolescents
    Amy L Tobler
    University of Florida, College of Medicine, Department of Health Outcomes and Policy and Institute for Child Health Policy, Gainesville, Florida 32610 0177, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 72:799-810. 2011
  4. pmc Relationship between neighborhood context, family management practices and alcohol use among urban, multi-ethnic, young adolescents
    Amy L Tobler
    Department of Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, College of Medicine, Institute for Child Health Policy, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610 0177, USA
    Prev Sci 10:313-24. 2009
  5. pmc Early adolescent, multi-ethnic, urban youth's exposure to patterns of alcohol-related neighborhood characteristics
    Amy L Tobler
    Department of Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, College of Medicine, University of Florida, 1329 SW 16th Street, Rm 5130, P O Box 100177, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    J Community Health 34:361-9. 2009
  6. pmc Effects of alcohol use initiation patterns on high-risk behaviors among urban, low-income, young adolescents
    Kelli A Komro
    Department of Epidemiology and Health Policy Research and Institute for Child Health Policy, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL 32610 0177, USA
    Prev Sci 11:14-23. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Effects of home access and availability of alcohol on young adolescents' alcohol use
    Kelli A Komro
    University of Florida, College of Medicine, Department of Epidemiology and Health Policy Research and Institute for Child Health Policy, Gainesville, FL 32610 0177, USA
    Addiction 102:1597-608. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Effects of legal BAC limits on fatal crash involvement: analyses of 28 states from 1976 through 2002
    Alexander C Wagenaar
    University of Florida, College of Medicine, Department of Epidemiology and Health Policy Research and Institute for Child Health Policy, 1329 SW 16th St Rm 5130, Box 100177, Gainesville, FL 32610 0177 USA
    J Safety Res 38:493-9. 2007
  9. pmc Effects of beverage-specific alcohol consumption on drinking behaviors among urban youth
    Mildred M Maldonado-Molina
    University of Florida, College of Medicine, Department of Epidemiology and Health Policy Research and Institute for Child Health Policy, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    J Drug Educ 40:265-80. 2010
  10. pmc Preventing the link between SES and high-risk behaviors: "value-added" education, drug use and delinquency in high-risk, urban schools
    Amy L Tobler
    College of Medicine, Department of Health Outcomes and Policy, University of Florida, 1329 SW 16th Street, Rm 5130, Box 100177, Gainesville, FL 32610 0177, USA
    Prev Sci 12:211-21. 2011

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. doi request reprint Perceived racial/ethnic discrimination, problem behaviors, and mental health among minority urban youth
    Amy L Tobler
    College of Medicine, Department of Health Outcomes and Policy, Institute for Child Health Policy, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Ethn Health 18:337-49. 2013
    ..We examined perceived frequency and intensity of racial/ethnic discrimination and associations with high-risk behaviors/conditions among adolescents...
  2. pmc Contemporary options for longitudinal follow-up: lessons learned from a cohort of urban adolescents
    Amy L Tobler
    University of Florida, College of Medicine, Department of Health Outcomes and Policy and Institute for Child Health Policy, 1329 SW 16th Street, Gainesville, FL 32610 0177, USA
    Eval Program Plann 34:87-96. 2011
    ..Lessons learned from this study may inform future efforts to track and collect longitudinal data among high-risk populations...
  3. pmc Racial/ethnic differences in the etiology of alcohol use among urban adolescents
    Amy L Tobler
    University of Florida, College of Medicine, Department of Health Outcomes and Policy and Institute for Child Health Policy, Gainesville, Florida 32610 0177, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 72:799-810. 2011
    ..We examined relations between neighborhood context, home and family management practices, deviant peer affiliations, beliefs favorable to use, and alcohol use among urban African American and Hispanic adolescents...
  4. pmc Relationship between neighborhood context, family management practices and alcohol use among urban, multi-ethnic, young adolescents
    Amy L Tobler
    Department of Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, College of Medicine, Institute for Child Health Policy, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610 0177, USA
    Prev Sci 10:313-24. 2009
    ..Parent engagement in restricting alcohol access and improving family management practices may be key to preventive efforts to reduce alcohol use...
  5. pmc Early adolescent, multi-ethnic, urban youth's exposure to patterns of alcohol-related neighborhood characteristics
    Amy L Tobler
    Department of Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, College of Medicine, University of Florida, 1329 SW 16th Street, Rm 5130, P O Box 100177, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    J Community Health 34:361-9. 2009
    ..Understanding the nuances among communities may lend to development of more efficacious preventive interventions and policy initiatives, inform theory, and help prioritize limited resources...
  6. pmc Effects of alcohol use initiation patterns on high-risk behaviors among urban, low-income, young adolescents
    Kelli A Komro
    Department of Epidemiology and Health Policy Research and Institute for Child Health Policy, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL 32610 0177, USA
    Prev Sci 11:14-23. 2010
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  7. ncbi request reprint Effects of home access and availability of alcohol on young adolescents' alcohol use
    Kelli A Komro
    University of Florida, College of Medicine, Department of Epidemiology and Health Policy Research and Institute for Child Health Policy, Gainesville, FL 32610 0177, USA
    Addiction 102:1597-608. 2007
    ..The purpose of the present study was to examine the effects of parental provision of alcohol and home alcohol accessibility on the trajectories of young adolescent alcohol use and intentions...
  8. ncbi request reprint Effects of legal BAC limits on fatal crash involvement: analyses of 28 states from 1976 through 2002
    Alexander C Wagenaar
    University of Florida, College of Medicine, Department of Epidemiology and Health Policy Research and Institute for Child Health Policy, 1329 SW 16th St Rm 5130, Box 100177, Gainesville, FL 32610 0177 USA
    J Safety Res 38:493-9. 2007
    ..One approach has been to lower the legally allowable alcohol concentration for drivers. We examined the effects of changes in legal BAC limit in 28 U.S. states from January, 1976 to December, 2002...
  9. pmc Effects of beverage-specific alcohol consumption on drinking behaviors among urban youth
    Mildred M Maldonado-Molina
    University of Florida, College of Medicine, Department of Epidemiology and Health Policy Research and Institute for Child Health Policy, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    J Drug Educ 40:265-80. 2010
    ..29). Use of hard liquor was associated with increased risk of alcohol-related consequences. Early selection of certain alcoholic beverages (e.g., hard liquor) may result in negative health outcomes and problematic alcohol use over time...
  10. pmc Preventing the link between SES and high-risk behaviors: "value-added" education, drug use and delinquency in high-risk, urban schools
    Amy L Tobler
    College of Medicine, Department of Health Outcomes and Policy, University of Florida, 1329 SW 16th Street, Rm 5130, Box 100177, Gainesville, FL 32610 0177, USA
    Prev Sci 12:211-21. 2011
    ..Identifying the processes related to value-added education in order to improve school environments is warranted given the high costs associated with individual-level interventions...
  11. pmc Effects of alcohol tax and price policies on morbidity and mortality: a systematic review
    Alexander C Wagenaar
    University of Florida, College of Medicine, Department of Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Gainesville, FL 32610 0177, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:2270-8. 2010
    ..We systematically reviewed the effects of alcohol taxes and prices on alcohol-related morbidity and mortality to assess their public health impact...
  12. pmc Riskier sexual partners contribute to the increased rate of sexually transmitted diseases among youth with substance use disorders
    Stephanie A S Staras
    Department of Health Outcomes and Policy, and the Institute for Child Health Policy, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 38:413-8. 2011
    ..Sexual partner characteristics may explain the relationship between SUD and STD...
  13. pmc Trajectories or parental monitoring and communication and effects on drug use among urban young adolescents
    Amy L Tobler
    Department of Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, College of Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32610 0177, USA
    J Adolesc Health 46:560-8. 2010
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  14. doi request reprint Relationships between drinking onset, alcohol use intensity, and nighttime risk behaviors in a college bar district
    Dennis L Thombs
    Department of Behavioral Science and Community Health, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 35:421-8. 2009
    ..To identify antecedents of risk behavior events in college bar patrons...
  15. doi request reprint Beyond the clinic: improving child health through evidence-based community development
    Kelli A Komro
    Department of Health Outcomes and Policy, Institute for Child Health Policy, University of Florida, 1329 SW 16th St, Rm 5285, PO Box 100177, Gainesville, FL 32610 01, USA
    BMC Pediatr 13:172. 2013
    ..Pediatricians play a vital role in promoting the health of children in the communities they serve and can maximize their impact by advocating for and supporting efficacious, evidence-based strategies in their communities...
  16. ncbi request reprint General deterrence effects of U.S. statutory DUI fine and jail penalties: long-term follow-up in 32 states
    Alexander C Wagenaar
    University of Florida, College of Medicine, Department of Epidemiology and Health Policy Research and Institute for Child Health Policy, 1329 SW 16th St Rm 5130, Box 100177, Gainesville, FL 32610 0177, USA
    Accid Anal Prev 39:982-94. 2007
    ..We examined effects of state statutory changes in DUI fine or jail penalties for firsttime offenders from 1976 to 2002...