Robert L Williams

Summary

Affiliation: University of New Mexico
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Practical tools for qualitative community-oriented primary care community assessment
    R L Williams
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of New Mexico, USA
    Fam Med 31:488-94. 1999
  2. pmc The marriage of community-based participatory research and practice-based research networks: can it work? -A Research Involving Outpatient Settings Network (RIOS Net) study
    Robert L Williams
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, MSC 09 5040, 1 University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87131 0001, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 22:428-35. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Internet-based training in a practice-based research network consortium: a report from the Primary Care Multiethnic Network (PRIME Net)
    Robert L Williams
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, MSC09 5040, 1 University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131 0001, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 22:446-52. 2009
  4. pmc Ethics of health research in communities: perspectives from the southwestern United States
    Robert L Williams
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87131, USA
    Ann Fam Med 8:433-9. 2010
  5. doi request reprint No longer simply a Practice-based Research Network (PBRN) health improvement networks
    Robert L Williams
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 24:485-8. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Race and preventive services delivery among black patients and white patients seen in primary care
    R L Williams
    Department of Family and Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque 87131, USA
    Med Care 39:1260-7. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Can you do a community assessment without talking to the community?
    R L Williams
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque 87131, USA
    J Community Health 26:233-47. 2001
  8. doi request reprint Self determination theory and preventive care delivery: a Research Involving Outpatient Settings Network (RIOS Net) study
    Andrew L Sussman
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131 0001, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 21:282-92. 2008
  9. pmc Acanthosis Nigricans: high prevalence and association with diabetes in a practice-based research network consortium--a PRImary care Multi-Ethnic network (PRIME Net) study
    Alberta S Kong
    Department of Pediatrics, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 23:476-85. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Can we rapidly identify traditional, complementary and alternative medicine users in the primary care encounter? A RIOS Net study
    Andrew L Sussman
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131 0001, USA
    Ethn Dis 20:64-70. 2010

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Publications27

  1. ncbi request reprint Practical tools for qualitative community-oriented primary care community assessment
    R L Williams
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of New Mexico, USA
    Fam Med 31:488-94. 1999
    ..Such practical methods are also important for community-oriented primary care, an attractive model for the marriage of population perspectives and clinical primary care...
  2. pmc The marriage of community-based participatory research and practice-based research networks: can it work? -A Research Involving Outpatient Settings Network (RIOS Net) study
    Robert L Williams
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, MSC 09 5040, 1 University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87131 0001, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 22:428-35. 2009
    ..However, this marriage of CBPR and PBRNs faces many challenges, such as locus of project idea generation, time constraints, and funding limitations...
  3. doi request reprint Internet-based training in a practice-based research network consortium: a report from the Primary Care Multiethnic Network (PRIME Net)
    Robert L Williams
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, MSC09 5040, 1 University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131 0001, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 22:446-52. 2009
    ..Each existing training method has shortcomings when used in geographically dispersed PBRNs. We describe here the use and costs of Internet-based training in support of a research protocol across a PBRN consortium...
  4. pmc Ethics of health research in communities: perspectives from the southwestern United States
    Robert L Williams
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87131, USA
    Ann Fam Med 8:433-9. 2010
    ..We conducted a study to explore how community members perceive low-risk health research, the adequacy of human research protection processes, and the ethical conduct of community-based research...
  5. doi request reprint No longer simply a Practice-based Research Network (PBRN) health improvement networks
    Robert L Williams
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 24:485-8. 2011
    ..Taking into account this more robust potential, we propose a new title, the Health Improvement Network, and a new vision for Practice-based Research Networks...
  6. ncbi request reprint Race and preventive services delivery among black patients and white patients seen in primary care
    R L Williams
    Department of Family and Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque 87131, USA
    Med Care 39:1260-7. 2001
    ..Numerous studies have documented racial disparities in delivery of health care treatment services, but there is little information to determine whether similar disparities exist in the delivery of preventive services...
  7. ncbi request reprint Can you do a community assessment without talking to the community?
    R L Williams
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque 87131, USA
    J Community Health 26:233-47. 2001
    ..Regardless of their role in qualitative data gathering, there remain important roles for community members in planning and decision-making regarding their health care...
  8. doi request reprint Self determination theory and preventive care delivery: a Research Involving Outpatient Settings Network (RIOS Net) study
    Andrew L Sussman
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131 0001, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 21:282-92. 2008
    ..We examined how clinicians make preventive counseling decisions to ascertain if self-determination theory (SDT) may further clarify influences on clinicians' decisions to take time for preventive counseling...
  9. pmc Acanthosis Nigricans: high prevalence and association with diabetes in a practice-based research network consortium--a PRImary care Multi-Ethnic network (PRIME Net) study
    Alberta S Kong
    Department of Pediatrics, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 23:476-85. 2010
    ..Our objective was to establish whether this high prevalence of AN would be present in other areas...
  10. ncbi request reprint Can we rapidly identify traditional, complementary and alternative medicine users in the primary care encounter? A RIOS Net study
    Andrew L Sussman
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131 0001, USA
    Ethn Dis 20:64-70. 2010
    ..We conducted this study to determine if observable characteristics--among southwestern Hispanic and Native American persons--might suggest to the clinician that a patient is likely to use TM/CAM...
  11. doi request reprint Reports of persistent change in the clinical encounter following research participation: a report from the Primary Care Multiethnic Network (PRIME Net)
    Robert Rhyne
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 24:496-502. 2011
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  12. doi request reprint Chronic non-cancer pain: a siren for primary care--a report from the PRImary Care MultiEthnic Network (PRIME Net)
    Robert R Leverence
    PRIME Net Consortium, Department of Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque 87131, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 24:551-61. 2011
    ..Previous studies document clinician frustration and variability in CNCP management. We conducted this study to gather in-depth clinicians' views about factors that affect management of CNCP...
  13. doi request reprint Practice-based research network membership is associated with retention of clinicians in underserved communities: a Research Involving Outpatient Settings Network (RIOS Net) study
    Nityamo Sinclair-Lian
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, NM, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 21:353-5. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the association between membership in a practice-based research network and the length of employment in members' and nonmembers' current clinic sites...
  14. pmc 'They don't ask me so I don't tell them': patient-clinician communication about traditional, complementary, and alternative medicine
    Brian M Shelley
    First Choice Community Healthcare, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87105, USA
    Ann Fam Med 7:139-47. 2009
    ..Such communication can be important in anticipating possible drug-herb interactions and in assuring agreement about therapeutic plans...
  15. pmc Combining web-based and mail surveys improves response rates: a PBRN study from PRIME Net
    Philip J Kroth
    Health Sciences Informatics Program Development, Health Sciences Library and Informatics Center, MSC09 5100, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131 0001, USA
    Ann Fam Med 7:245-8. 2009
    ..Newer technology, however, does not diminish the importance of obtaining an adequate response rate...
  16. pmc Acanthosis nigricans and diabetes risk factors: prevalence in young persons seen in southwestern US primary care practices
    Alberta S Kong
    Department of Pediatrics, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, NM 87131 0001, USA
    Ann Fam Med 5:202-8. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the association of acanthosis nigricans with type 2 diabetes risk factors and disease in young persons...
  17. pmc Context of clinical care: the case of hepatitis C in underserved communities--a report from the Primary Care Multiethnic Network (PRIME Net) Consortium
    Robert R Leverence
    Department of Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131 0001, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 22:638-46. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to explore the context of care within which primary care clinicians decide to detect and initially manage HCV...
  18. ncbi request reprint Obesity counseling and guidelines in primary care: a qualitative study
    Robert R Leverence
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87131, USA
    Am J Prev Med 32:334-339. 2007
    ..The principal aim of this study was to examine the views of clinicians on obesity counseling and to compare these views to the recommendations of leading obesity guidelines...
  19. pmc The art and complexity of primary care clinicians' preventive counseling decisions: obesity as a case study
    Andrew L Sussman
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    Ann Fam Med 4:327-33. 2006
    ..Using obesity as a case study, we looked for factors that influence clinicians' decisions to include preventive counseling in the brief primary care encounter...
  20. pmc Tools for community-oriented primary care: use of key informant trees in eleven practices
    R L Williams
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque 87131, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 92:157-62. 2000
    ..Response and selection biases are important considerations in use of this technique...
  21. pmc Safety-net institutions buffer the impact of Medicaid managed care: a multi-method assessment in a rural state
    Howard Waitzkin
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of New Mexico, 2400 Tucker Avenue, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:598-610. 2002
    ..This project used a long-term, multi-method approach to study the impact of Medicaid managed care...
  22. pmc Cultivating a cycle of trust with diverse communities in practice-based research: a report from PRIME Net
    Christina M Getrich
    University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico
    Ann Fam Med 11:550-8. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to identify strategies for successfully recruiting and retaining diverse racial/ethnic communities into PBRN research studies...
  23. ncbi request reprint Practice-based assessment of tobacco usage in southwestern primary care patients: a Research Involving Outpatient Settings Network (RIOS Net) study
    Shawn Ralston
    Department of Pediatrics, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 20:174-80. 2007
    ..We conducted a case study using rates of tobacco usage among people presenting for primary care to explore comparability to general population-based rates...
  24. doi request reprint Signposts along the NIH roadmap for reengineering clinical research: lessons from the Clinical Research Networks initiative
    Robert L Williams
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:1919-25. 2008
    ..We report results and lessons learned from a key component of the Roadmap, the Clinical Research Networks initiative...
  25. ncbi request reprint Race and preventive services delivery
    Robin S Gotler
    Family Medicine Research Division, Case Western Reserve University University Hospitals of Cleveland, USA
    Fam Pract Manag 9:46. 2002
  26. pmc Social capital and health care experiences among low-income individuals
    Megan Perry
    Department of Anthropology, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:330-6. 2008
    ..We examined relationships between social capital and health service measures among low-income individuals and assessed the psychometric properties of a theory-based measure of social capital...
  27. pmc Motherhood, apple pie, and COPC
    Robert L Williams
    Ann Fam Med 2:100-2. 2004

Research Grants3

  1. Integrating and Expanding Clinical Research Networks
    Robert Williams; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..3. Collaborate with other clinical research networks to facilitate the communication and cooperation of RIOS Net with one or more additional networks. 4. Expand the RIOS Net information technology infrastructure and linkage capability...
  2. Toward a clinical trial of care integration in NM
    Robert Williams; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ....
  3. Stereotyping in medical student decision-making: presence, origins and solutions
    Robert L Williams; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Previous published evidence suggests this understudied social determinant of health is a contributor to health disparities experienced by many in the U.S. ..