Lindsey Turner

Summary

Affiliation: University of Illinois at Chicago
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Support for school-based obesity prevention efforts: attitudes among administrators at nationally representative samples of US elementary schools
    Lindsey Turner
    Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    Child Obes 9:311-8. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Classroom parties in US elementary schools: the potential for policies to reduce student exposure to sugary foods and beverages
    Lindsey Turner
    Health Policy Center, Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois Electronic address
    J Nutr Educ Behav 45:611-9. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Withholding recess from elementary school students: policies matter
    Lindsey Turner
    Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1747 West Roosevelt Road, M C 275, Room 558, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    J Sch Health 83:533-41. 2013
  4. pmc Healthier fundraising in U. S. elementary schools: associations between policies at the state, district, and school levels
    Lindsey Turner
    Health Policy Center, Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e49890. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Slow progress in changing the school food environment: nationally representative results from public and private elementary schools
    Lindsey Turner
    Health Policy Center, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1747 W Roosevelt Rd, No 558, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    J Acad Nutr Diet 112:1380-9. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Food as a reward in the classroom: school district policies are associated with practices in US public elementary schools
    Lindsey Turner
    Health Policy Center, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1747 W Roosevelt Rd, No 558, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    J Acad Nutr Diet 112:1436-42. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Geographic variations in elementary school-based physical activity practices
    Lindsey Turner
    Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1747 W Roosevelt Road, M C 275, Room 558, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    J Sch Health 82:307-10. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Examining the effectiveness of a community-based self-help program to increase women's readiness for smoking cessation
    L R Turner
    Health Research and Policy Centers, University of Illinois at Chicago, 850 W Jackson, Suite 400, Chicago, Illinois 60607, USA
    Am J Community Psychol 29:465-91. 2001
  9. doi request reprint Wide availability of high-calorie beverages in US elementary schools
    Lindsey Turner
    Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1747 W Roosevelt Road, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 165:223-8. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Social support as a moderator of the relationship between recent history of depression and smoking cessation among lower-educated women
    Lindsey R Turner
    Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 10:201-12. 2008

Detail Information

Publications26

  1. doi request reprint Support for school-based obesity prevention efforts: attitudes among administrators at nationally representative samples of US elementary schools
    Lindsey Turner
    Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    Child Obes 9:311-8. 2013
    ..The current study sought to document administrator attitudes regarding obesity and interest in improving relevant school practices (i.e., nutrition and physical activity) in elementary schools...
  2. doi request reprint Classroom parties in US elementary schools: the potential for policies to reduce student exposure to sugary foods and beverages
    Lindsey Turner
    Health Policy Center, Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois Electronic address
    J Nutr Educ Behav 45:611-9. 2013
    ..To examine associations among school, district, and state policies regarding classroom birthday and holiday parties...
  3. doi request reprint Withholding recess from elementary school students: policies matter
    Lindsey Turner
    Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1747 West Roosevelt Road, M C 275, Room 558, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    J Sch Health 83:533-41. 2013
    ....
  4. pmc Healthier fundraising in U. S. elementary schools: associations between policies at the state, district, and school levels
    Lindsey Turner
    Health Policy Center, Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e49890. 2012
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Slow progress in changing the school food environment: nationally representative results from public and private elementary schools
    Lindsey Turner
    Health Policy Center, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1747 W Roosevelt Rd, No 558, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    J Acad Nutr Diet 112:1380-9. 2012
    ..However, it is not known whether changes have occurred since the federal wellness policy mandate took effect in 2006-2007...
  6. ncbi request reprint Food as a reward in the classroom: school district policies are associated with practices in US public elementary schools
    Lindsey Turner
    Health Policy Center, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1747 W Roosevelt Rd, No 558, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    J Acad Nutr Diet 112:1436-42. 2012
    ..As of 2009-2010, only 11.9% of the districts in our study prohibited the use of food as a reward. Strengthening district policies may reduce the use of food rewards in elementary schools...
  7. ncbi request reprint Geographic variations in elementary school-based physical activity practices
    Lindsey Turner
    Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1747 W Roosevelt Road, M C 275, Room 558, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    J Sch Health 82:307-10. 2012
    ..This study examined school-based PA practices in nationally representative samples of public elementary schools, and geographic variations in those practices...
  8. ncbi request reprint Examining the effectiveness of a community-based self-help program to increase women's readiness for smoking cessation
    L R Turner
    Health Research and Policy Centers, University of Illinois at Chicago, 850 W Jackson, Suite 400, Chicago, Illinois 60607, USA
    Am J Community Psychol 29:465-91. 2001
    ..Effects of both components were sustained at 6 months, and the effects of the manual were sustained at 12 months...
  9. doi request reprint Wide availability of high-calorie beverages in US elementary schools
    Lindsey Turner
    Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1747 W Roosevelt Road, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 165:223-8. 2011
    ..To examine the availability of beverages for sale in elementary schools...
  10. doi request reprint Social support as a moderator of the relationship between recent history of depression and smoking cessation among lower-educated women
    Lindsey R Turner
    Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 10:201-12. 2008
    ..The determinants of successful quitting among lower-educated women differ between those who seek assistance and those who do not...
  11. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial characteristics associated with sun protection practices among parents of young children
    Lindsey R Turner
    Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    J Behav Med 28:77-90. 2005
    ..Results highlight the importance of parent psychosocial characteristics in predicting child sun protection...
  12. ncbi request reprint Overweight among Chicago preschool children
    L Turner
    Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago m c 275, 1747 W Roosevelt, Room 558, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    Public Health 121:51-3. 2007
  13. ncbi request reprint Adolescent smoking: are infrequent and occasional smokers ready to quit?
    Lindsey R Turner
    Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1747 W Roosevelt Road, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 40:1127-37. 2005
    ..Infrequent and occasional smokers are motivated to quit and intend to quit soon, making them an attractive target for cessation programs...
  14. ncbi request reprint School-based smoking cessation programs for adolescents: what predicts attendance?
    Lindsey R Turner
    Health Research and Policy Centers, University of Illinois at Chicago, 60607, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 6:559-68. 2004
    ..Results highlight the importance of individual characteristics in determining program participation, as well as the importance of considering school context and programmatic issues when planning school-based smoking cessation programs...
  15. ncbi request reprint Motivation and reasons to quit: predictive validity among adolescent smokers
    Lindsey R Turner
    Department of Psychology, Health Research and Policy Centers, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    Am J Health Behav 28:542-50. 2004
    ..To examine reasons to quit among adolescents in a smoking cessation program, and whether reasons were associated with subsequent cessation...
  16. ncbi request reprint Individual and contextual influences on adolescent smoking
    Lindsey Turner
    Health Research and Policy Centers, 1747 W Roosevelt Road, Room 558, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1021:175-97. 2004
    ..Finally, the need to consider both developmental and transdisciplinary approaches to understanding the development of nicotine dependence in adolescents is emphasized...
  17. pmc The impact of state laws and district policies on physical education and recess practices in a nationally representative sample of US public elementary schools
    Sandy J Slater
    Institute for Health Research and Policy and Department of Health Policy and Administration, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1747 W Roosevelt Rd, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 166:311-6. 2012
    ..To examine the impact of state- and school district-level policies on the prevalence of physical education (PE) and recess in a nationally representative sample of US public elementary schools...
  18. ncbi request reprint Walking school bus programs in U.S. public elementary schools
    Lindsey Turner
    Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
    J Phys Act Health 10:641-5. 2013
    ..This study assessed whether school-organized WSB programs varied by school characteristics, district policies, and state laws...
  19. doi request reprint Association between district and state policies and US public elementary school competitive food and beverage environments
    Jamie F Chriqui
    Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois, Chicago, IL, USA
    JAMA Pediatr 167:714-22. 2013
    ..Given the importance of developing healthy eating patterns during early childhood, policies to improve the elementary school food and beverage environments are critical...
  20. pmc Web-based support as an adjunct to group-based smoking cessation for adolescents
    Robin Mermelstein
    Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1747 W Roosevelt Rd, Rm 558 M C 275, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 8:S69-76. 2006
    ..Participants who visited the Web site rated it positively on several dimensions. Reasons for not using the Web site will be discussed, as well as its value as an adjunct...
  21. ncbi request reprint The relationship among state laws, district policies, and elementary school-based measurement of children's body mass index
    Anna Sandoval
    University of Illinois at Chicago, Institute for Health Research and Policy, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    J Sch Health 82:239-45. 2012
    ..This article examines the relationship between state law, district policy, and school-level BMI measurement practices...
  22. ncbi request reprint Are farm-to-school programs more common in states with farm-to-school-related laws?
    Linda Schneider
    Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    J Sch Health 82:210-6. 2012
    ..This article examines whether FTSPs are more common in public elementary schools (ESs) in states with a formal, FTSP law or with a related, locally grown procurement law...
  23. ncbi request reprint State Farm-to-School Laws Influence the Availability of Fruits and Vegetables in School Lunches at US Public Elementary Schools
    Lisa Nicholson
    University of Illinois at Chicago, Health Policy Center, Institute of Health Research and Policy, 1747 West Roosevelt Road, Chicago, IL 60608
    J Sch Health 84:310-6. 2014
    ....
  24. doi request reprint The impact of state safe routes to school-related laws on active travel to school policies and practices in U.S. elementary schools
    Jamie F Chriqui
    Bridging the Gap Program, Institute for Health Research and Policy and Department of Political Science, 1747W Roosevelt Road, M C 275, Room 558, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    Health Place 18:8-15. 2012
    ..These laws should be considered in addition to formal safe routes to school programs as possible influences on ATS...
  25. ncbi request reprint Elevated risk for tobacco use among men who have sex with men is mediated by demographic and psychosocial variables
    David J McKirnan
    Department of Psychology, The University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60607, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 41:1197-208. 2006
    ..Younger MSM show very high rates of smoking and are a particular intervention target. Limitations of this cross-sectional study are noted...
  26. ncbi request reprint Perceived Reactions of Elementary School Students to Changes in School Lunches after Implementation of the United States Department of Agriculture's New Meals Standards: Minimal Backlash, but Rural and Socioeconomic Disparities Exist
    Lindsey Turner
    1 Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL
    Child Obes 10:349-56. 2014
    ..The current study assessed the perceptions of school staff regarding student reactions to these changes in school lunches and how perceptions varied across schools...