Elizabeth A Dodson

Summary

Affiliation: Washington University School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint "Everyone should be able to choose how they get around": how Topeka, Kansas, passed a complete streets resolution
    Elizabeth A Dodson
    Research Assistant Professor, Brown School and Prevention Research Center in St Louis, Washington University in St Louis, 621 Skinker Blvd, St Louis, MO 63130 E mail
    Prev Chronic Dis 11:E25. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint State legislators' work on public health-related issues: what influences priorities?
    Elizabeth A Dodson
    Prevention Research Center in St Louis, and Brown School, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 19:25-9. 2013
  3. pmc A review of obesity-themed policy briefs
    Elizabeth A Dodson
    Prevention Research Center in St Louis, Brown School, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Am J Prev Med 43:S143-8. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Preventing childhood obesity through state policy: qualitative assessment of enablers and barriers
    Elizabeth A Dodson
    Saint Louis University School of Public Health, St Louis, MO, USA
    J Public Health Policy 30:S161-76. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Use of evidence-based interventions in state health departments: a qualitative assessment of barriers and solutions
    Elizabeth A Dodson
    George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Prevention Research Center in St Louis, Washington University, 660 S Euclid Avenue, Campus Box 8109, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 16:E9-E15. 2010
  6. pmc Communicating evidence-based information on cancer prevention to state-level policy makers
    Ross C Brownson
    Alvin J Siteman Cancer Center, Washington University School of Medicine, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 103:306-16. 2011
  7. pmc Barriers to evidence-based decision making in public health: a national survey of chronic disease practitioners
    Julie A Jacobs
    Prevention Research Center in St Louis, Saint Louis University School of Public Health, St Louis, MO, USA
    Public Health Rep 125:736-42. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Physical activity and diabetes: opportunities for prevention through policy
    Anjali D Deshpande
    Division of Health Behavior Research, Washington University School of Medicine, 4444 Forest Park Ave, Box 8504, St Louis, MO 63108, USA
    Phys Ther 88:1425-35. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Development and reliability testing of the Worksite and Energy Balance Survey
    Christine M Hoehner
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Department of Surgery, Washington University in St Louis, Missouri, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 19:S105-13. 2013
  10. pmc Methods of generating state revenue for breast cancer prevention and early detection: an analysis of pink dollars
    Amy A Eyler
    Washington University in St Louis, George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Prevention Research Center in St Louis, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Public Health Rep 126:733-40. 2011

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. doi request reprint "Everyone should be able to choose how they get around": how Topeka, Kansas, passed a complete streets resolution
    Elizabeth A Dodson
    Research Assistant Professor, Brown School and Prevention Research Center in St Louis, Washington University in St Louis, 621 Skinker Blvd, St Louis, MO 63130 E mail
    Prev Chronic Dis 11:E25. 2014
    ..One barrier to physical activity is a lack of safe places to be active, such as bike paths and sidewalks. Complete Streets, streets designed to enable safe access for all users, can help provide safe places for activity...
  2. ncbi request reprint State legislators' work on public health-related issues: what influences priorities?
    Elizabeth A Dodson
    Prevention Research Center in St Louis, and Brown School, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 19:25-9. 2013
    ..Furthermore, researchers seeking to influence policy face an incomplete understanding of what influences legislators' decisions regarding which issues will receive their limited time and focus...
  3. pmc A review of obesity-themed policy briefs
    Elizabeth A Dodson
    Prevention Research Center in St Louis, Brown School, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Am J Prev Med 43:S143-8. 2012
    ..The purposes of this project were to identify a collection of obesity-related policy briefs, analyze the content, and make recommendations for model policy briefs...
  4. doi request reprint Preventing childhood obesity through state policy: qualitative assessment of enablers and barriers
    Elizabeth A Dodson
    Saint Louis University School of Public Health, St Louis, MO, USA
    J Public Health Policy 30:S161-76. 2009
    ..Although the total number of informants was modest, their valuable insights provide policymakers and practitioners with a set of enablers and barriers to be considered when pursuing state-level policy...
  5. doi request reprint Use of evidence-based interventions in state health departments: a qualitative assessment of barriers and solutions
    Elizabeth A Dodson
    George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Prevention Research Center in St Louis, Washington University, 660 S Euclid Avenue, Campus Box 8109, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 16:E9-E15. 2010
    ..Specifically, it identified barriers to using EBDM commonly faced by state-level chronic disease practitioners and solutions for increasing the use of EBDM...
  6. pmc Communicating evidence-based information on cancer prevention to state-level policy makers
    Ross C Brownson
    Alvin J Siteman Cancer Center, Washington University School of Medicine, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 103:306-16. 2011
    ..We explored factors that influence the likelihood that state-level policy makers will find a policy brief understandable, credible, and useful...
  7. pmc Barriers to evidence-based decision making in public health: a national survey of chronic disease practitioners
    Julie A Jacobs
    Prevention Research Center in St Louis, Saint Louis University School of Public Health, St Louis, MO, USA
    Public Health Rep 125:736-42. 2010
    ..This study investigated state and territorial chronic disease practitioners' self-reported barriers to evidence-based decision making (EBDM)...
  8. doi request reprint Physical activity and diabetes: opportunities for prevention through policy
    Anjali D Deshpande
    Division of Health Behavior Research, Washington University School of Medicine, 4444 Forest Park Ave, Box 8504, St Louis, MO 63108, USA
    Phys Ther 88:1425-35. 2008
    ..Policy interventions to increase population levels of physical activity show promise for diabetes prevention. Physical therapists are uniquely suited to influence primary prevention efforts for diabetes...
  9. doi request reprint Development and reliability testing of the Worksite and Energy Balance Survey
    Christine M Hoehner
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Department of Surgery, Washington University in St Louis, Missouri, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 19:S105-13. 2013
    ..Development of psychometrically sound measures of worksite environments and policy supports for physical activity and healthy eating are needed for use in public health research and practice...
  10. pmc Methods of generating state revenue for breast cancer prevention and early detection: an analysis of pink dollars
    Amy A Eyler
    Washington University in St Louis, George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Prevention Research Center in St Louis, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Public Health Rep 126:733-40. 2011
    ..We assessed income tax check-offs, specialty license plates, and lottery tickets as ways states raise funds for the early detection and prevention of breast cancer...
  11. ncbi request reprint Worksite policies and environments supporting physical activity in midwestern communities
    Elizabeth A Dodson
    Saint Louis University School of Public Health Community Health, Prevention Research Center, Department of Community Health, 3545 Lafayette Ave, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Am J Health Promot 23:51-5. 2008
    ..To examine the association of worksite policies and environments to physical activity...
  12. ncbi request reprint Gestational weight gain and pregnancy outcomes in obese women: how much is enough?
    Deborah W Kiel
    Department of Community Health, Saint Louis University, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 110:752-8. 2007
    ..To examine the effect of gestational weight change on pregnancy outcomes in obese women...