Amy A Eyler

Summary

Affiliation: Washington University School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Patterns and predictors of enactment of state childhood obesity legislation in the United States: 2006-2009
    Amy A Eyler
    George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:2294-302. 2012
  2. doi request reprint An analysis of community use policies in Missouri school districts
    Amy A Eyler
    George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Prevention Research Center in St Louis, Washington University in St Louis, 660 S Euclid, Box 8109, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Sch Health 82:175-9. 2012
  3. 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
  4. pmc Publishing on policy: trends in public health
    Amy A Eyler
    Prevention Research Center in St Louis, George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Washington University in St Louis, 660 S Euclid, Box 8109, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 8:A22. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Examination of trends and evidence-based elements in state physical education legislation: a content analysis
    Amy A Eyler
    George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Sch Health 80:326-32. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Environmental, policy, and cultural factors related to physical activity in a diverse sample of women: The Women's Cardiovascular Health Network Project--summary and discussion
    Amy A Eyler
    Saint Louis University, School of Public Health, Prevention Research Center, 3545 Lafayette Avenue, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Women Health 36:123-34. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Quantitative study of correlates of physical activity in women from diverse racial/ethnic groups: The Women's Cardiovascular Health Network Project--summary and conclusions
    Amy A Eyler
    Prevention Research Center, School of Public Health, St Louis University, 3545 Lafayette Avenue, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Am J Prev Med 25:93-103. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Quantitative study of correlates of physical activity in women from diverse racial/ethnic groups: Women's Cardiovascular Health Network Project--introduction and methodology
    Amy A Eyler
    Prevention Research Center, School of Public Health, Saint Louis University, 3545 Lafayette University, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Am J Prev Med 25:5-14. 2003
  9. pmc Measuring the environment for friendliness toward physical activity: a comparison of the reliability of 3 questionnaires
    Ross C Brownson
    Department of Community Health and Prevention Research Center, Saint Louis University School of Public Health, St Louis, MO, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:473-83. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Policies related to active transport to and from school: a multisite case study
    Amy A Eyler
    Saint Louis University School of Public Health, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Health Educ Res 23:963-75. 2008

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. pmc Patterns and predictors of enactment of state childhood obesity legislation in the United States: 2006-2009
    Amy A Eyler
    George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:2294-302. 2012
    ..We developed a content review for state policies related to childhood obesity, and we have quantitatively described the predictors of enactment...
  2. doi request reprint An analysis of community use policies in Missouri school districts
    Amy A Eyler
    George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Prevention Research Center in St Louis, Washington University in St Louis, 660 S Euclid, Box 8109, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Sch Health 82:175-9. 2012
    ....
  3. 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...
  4. pmc Publishing on policy: trends in public health
    Amy A Eyler
    Prevention Research Center in St Louis, George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Washington University in St Louis, 660 S Euclid, Box 8109, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 8:A22. 2011
    ..As policy research on public health issues continues to develop, researchers have an opportunity to increase dissemination through publication in general public health journals...
  5. doi request reprint Examination of trends and evidence-based elements in state physical education legislation: a content analysis
    Amy A Eyler
    George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Sch Health 80:326-32. 2010
    ..To develop a comprehensive inventory of state physical education (PE) legislation, examine trends in bill introduction, and compare bill factors...
  6. ncbi request reprint Environmental, policy, and cultural factors related to physical activity in a diverse sample of women: The Women's Cardiovascular Health Network Project--summary and discussion
    Amy A Eyler
    Saint Louis University, School of Public Health, Prevention Research Center, 3545 Lafayette Avenue, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Women Health 36:123-34. 2002
    ..g., family priority) while some were unique (e.g., lack of community support). Assessing and addressing the issues raised should be considered when planning physical activity-interventions for these populations...
  7. ncbi request reprint Quantitative study of correlates of physical activity in women from diverse racial/ethnic groups: The Women's Cardiovascular Health Network Project--summary and conclusions
    Amy A Eyler
    Prevention Research Center, School of Public Health, St Louis University, 3545 Lafayette Avenue, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Am J Prev Med 25:93-103. 2003
    ..The goal of the survey was to identify personal, social environmental, cultural, and physical environmental factors that are associated with physical activity status among a diverse group of women...
  8. ncbi request reprint Quantitative study of correlates of physical activity in women from diverse racial/ethnic groups: Women's Cardiovascular Health Network Project--introduction and methodology
    Amy A Eyler
    Prevention Research Center, School of Public Health, Saint Louis University, 3545 Lafayette University, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Am J Prev Med 25:5-14. 2003
    ..The goal of the survey was to identify personal, social environmental, and physical environmental factors that are associated with physical activity status among diverse groups of women...
  9. pmc Measuring the environment for friendliness toward physical activity: a comparison of the reliability of 3 questionnaires
    Ross C Brownson
    Department of Community Health and Prevention Research Center, Saint Louis University School of Public Health, St Louis, MO, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:473-83. 2004
    ..We tested the reliability of 3 instruments that assessed social and physical environments...
  10. ncbi request reprint Policies related to active transport to and from school: a multisite case study
    Amy A Eyler
    Saint Louis University School of Public Health, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Health Educ Res 23:963-75. 2008
    ..Stakeholders need to work together to stimulate action and ensure successful initiatives. Influential factors appear to be important to this process...
  11. 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...
  12. pmc State legislation savvy: a primer and tools for online legislative research in the United States
    Leah M Nguyen
    Prevention Research Center in St Louis, George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Washington University in St Louis, Campus Box 8109, 660 S Euclid Ave, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 9:E20. 2012
    ..Links to both versions are provided in the article. Legislative research tips on creating search phrases, searching bill content, bill tracking, and selecting databases and also a table of major subscription databases are provided...
  13. ncbi request reprint The epidemiology of walking for physical activity in the United States
    Amy A Eyler
    Saint Louis University School of Public Health, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 35:1529-36. 2003
    ..S. Physical Activity Study. Correlates of walking among people who never walk for physical activity, those who walk regularly, and people who walk occasionally were compared...
  14. ncbi request reprint Correlates of fat intake among urban, low income African Americans
    Amy A Eyler
    Saint Louis University School of Public Health, 3545 Lafayette Avenue, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Am J Health Behav 28:410-7. 2004
    ..To test a dietary intervention for high risk African American adults with small children...
  15. ncbi request reprint Environmental and policy factors related to physical activity in rural white women
    Amy A Eyler
    Saint Louis University, School of Public Health, Prevention Research Center, 3545 Lafayette Avenue, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Women Health 36:111-21. 2002
    ..Intervention suggestions included family exercise and work-site programs. Information gained from this study can be used to fuel further research and inform future physical activity interventions...
  16. ncbi request reprint Personal, social, and environmental correlates of physical activity in rural Midwestern white women
    Amy A Eyler
    Prevention Research Center, School of Public Health, St Louis University, 3545 Lafayette Avenue, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Am J Prev Med 25:86-92. 2003
    ..g., people living in rural environments). The study goal was to determine personal, social environmental, and physical environmental correlates of physical activity among rural white women aged 20 to 50 years...
  17. doi request reprint Policies on worksite lactation support within states and organizations
    Safina Abdulloeva
    Brown School of Social Work, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, MO 63130, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 22:769-74. 2013
    ..The issue of workplace lactation support has intensified due to the Affordable Care Act of 2010 (ACA) amendment of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) obliging employers to provide a reasonable break time for nursing mothers...
  18. pmc Measuring the impact of public health policy
    Ross C Brownson
    Prevention Research Center in St Louis, George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Washington University in St Louis, 660 S Euclid, Campus Box 8109, Saint Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 7:A77. 2010
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint Environmental, policy, and cultural factors related to physical activity in a diverse sample of women: the Women's Cardiovascular Health Network Project--introduction and methodology
    Amy A Eyler
    is affiliated Saint Louis University, School of Public Health, Prevention Research Center, 3545 Lafayette Avenue, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Women Health 36:1-15. 2002
    ..Groups represented both urban and rural living environments. This article explains the basis for this project and the methodology used. Other articles in this series explain the results from the focus groups in detail...