Jenine K Harris

Summary

Affiliation: Washington University School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Information-seeking among chronic disease prevention staff in state health departments: use of academic journals
    Jenine K Harris
    Brown School, Washington University in St Louis, One Brookings Dr, Campus Box 1196, St Louis, MO 63130 E mail
    Prev Chronic Dis 11:E138. 2014
  2. pmc Are public health organizations tweeting to the choir? Understanding local health department Twitter followership
    Jenine K Harris
    Brown School, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, MO, United States
    J Med Internet Res 16:e31. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Policy activity and policy adoption in rural, suburban, and urban local health departments
    Jenine K Harris
    George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, Missouri 63130, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 19:E1-8. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Mapping the development of research on physical activity and the built environment
    Jenine K Harris
    Brown School, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, MO, USA Electronic address
    Prev Med 57:533-40. 2013
  5. pmc Social media adoption in local health departments nationwide
    Jenine K Harris
    George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, MO 63130, USA
    Am J Public Health 103:1700-7. 2013
  6. pmc Local health department use of twitter to disseminate diabetes information, United States
    Jenine K Harris
    Brown School, Washington University in St Louis, One Brookings Dr, St Louis, MO 63130, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 10:E70. 2013
  7. doi request reprint The network of web 2.0 connections among state health departments: new pathways for dissemination
    Jenine K Harris
    Brown School, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, Missouri 63130, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 19:E20-4. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint Communication ties across the national network of local health departments
    Jenine K Harris
    George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, MO, USA
    Am J Prev Med 44:247-53. 2013
  9. pmc Drawbacks and benefits associated with inter-organizational collaboration along the discovery-development-delivery continuum: a cancer research network case study
    Jenine K Harris
    George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Washington University in St, Louis, One Brookings Drive, Campus Box 1196, St, Louis, MO 63130, USA
    Implement Sci 7:69. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Network influences on dissemination of evidence-based guidelines in state tobacco control programs
    Douglas A Luke
    1Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, MO, USA
    Health Educ Behav 40:33S-42S. 2013

Detail Information

Publications32

  1. ncbi request reprint Information-seeking among chronic disease prevention staff in state health departments: use of academic journals
    Jenine K Harris
    Brown School, Washington University in St Louis, One Brookings Dr, Campus Box 1196, St Louis, MO 63130 E mail
    Prev Chronic Dis 11:E138. 2014
    ..On average, 45.7% of staff per state health department use journals. Common barriers to use included lack of time, lack of access, and expense. Strategies for increasing journal use are provided. ..
  2. pmc Are public health organizations tweeting to the choir? Understanding local health department Twitter followership
    Jenine K Harris
    Brown School, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, MO, United States
    J Med Internet Res 16:e31. 2014
    ..Past research found that only 61% of local health departments met standards for informing and educating constituents, suggesting a considerable gap between current practices and best practice...
  3. doi request reprint Policy activity and policy adoption in rural, suburban, and urban local health departments
    Jenine K Harris
    George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, Missouri 63130, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 19:E1-8. 2013
    ..16-0.27; P < .05). Local health departments should increase participation in policy activity to facilitate public health policy adoption nationwide...
  4. ncbi request reprint Mapping the development of research on physical activity and the built environment
    Jenine K Harris
    Brown School, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, MO, USA Electronic address
    Prev Med 57:533-40. 2013
    ..This study aims to understand the current structure of physical activity and built environment (PABE) research and identify gaps to address as the field continues to rapidly develop...
  5. pmc Social media adoption in local health departments nationwide
    Jenine K Harris
    George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, MO 63130, USA
    Am J Public Health 103:1700-7. 2013
    ..We also examined the number of tweets per month for Twitter accounts as an indicator of social media use by LHDs...
  6. pmc Local health department use of twitter to disseminate diabetes information, United States
    Jenine K Harris
    Brown School, Washington University in St Louis, One Brookings Dr, St Louis, MO 63130, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 10:E70. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to examine how LHDs are using social media to educate and inform the public about diabetes...
  7. doi request reprint The network of web 2.0 connections among state health departments: new pathways for dissemination
    Jenine K Harris
    Brown School, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, Missouri 63130, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 19:E20-4. 2013
    ..More information is needed on the feasibility and effectiveness of using Web 2.0 for dissemination and other public health activities...
  8. ncbi request reprint Communication ties across the national network of local health departments
    Jenine K Harris
    George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, MO, USA
    Am J Prev Med 44:247-53. 2013
    ..Dissemination of such strategies, a necessary precursor to implementation, occurs through networks of relationships and can be facilitated by weak network ties, whereas implementation is associated with strong network ties...
  9. pmc Drawbacks and benefits associated with inter-organizational collaboration along the discovery-development-delivery continuum: a cancer research network case study
    Jenine K Harris
    George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Washington University in St, Louis, One Brookings Drive, Campus Box 1196, St, Louis, MO 63130, USA
    Implement Sci 7:69. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine benefits and drawbacks associated with organizational collaboration across the discovery-development-delivery research continuum...
  10. ncbi request reprint Network influences on dissemination of evidence-based guidelines in state tobacco control programs
    Douglas A Luke
    1Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, MO, USA
    Health Educ Behav 40:33S-42S. 2013
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  11. pmc Communication about childhood obesity on Twitter
    Jenine K Harris
    The authors are with the Brown School, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, MO
    Am J Public Health 104:e62-9. 2014
    ..Little is known about the use of social media as a tool for health communication. We used a mixed-methods design to examine communication about childhood obesity on Twitter...
  12. pmc Systems analysis of collaboration in 5 national tobacco control networks
    Douglas A Luke
    Center for Tobacco Policy Research, Brown School of Social Work, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, MO 63112, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:1290-7. 2010
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  13. ncbi request reprint Methods in public health services and systems research: a systematic review
    Jenine K Harris
    George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, Missouri 63130, USA
    Am J Prev Med 42:S42-57. 2012
    ..Methods used in PHSSR articles, reports, and other documents were reviewed to assess their methodologic strengths and challenges in light of PHSSR goals...
  14. ncbi request reprint Assembling the puzzle for promoting physical activity in Brazil: a social network analysis
    Ross C Brownson
    Prevention Research Center in St Louis, George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Washington University, St Louis, MO, USA
    J Phys Act Health 7:S242-52. 2010
    ..In conjunction with Project GUIA (Guide for Useful Interventions for Physical Activity in Brazil and Latin America), the aim of this study was to conduct a social network analysis of physical activity in Brazil...
  15. doi request reprint Differences in smokers and nonsmokers' assessments of an educational campaign about tobacco use
    Jenine K Harris
    Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, MO 63130, USA
    Health Educ Behav 38:574-83. 2011
    ..45; R (2) = .21). These findings indicate that media campaigns about tobacco use should approach smokers and nonsmokers differently...
  16. doi request reprint How does network structure affect partnerships for promoting physical activity? Evidence from Brazil and Colombia
    Diana C Parra
    Prevention Research Center in St Louis, George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Soc Sci Med 73:1365-70. 2011
    ..5 vs. 2.5 barriers) for collaboration. Future studies should focus on how these different network structures affect the implementation and uptake of evidence-based PA interventions...
  17. pmc Demographic and geographic differences in exposure to secondhand smoke in Missouri workplaces, 2007-2008
    Jenine K Harris
    George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Washington University in St Louis, Campus Box 1196, One Brookings Dr, Saint Louis, MO 63130, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 8:A135. 2011
    ..The objective of this study was to examine disparities in workplace secondhand smoke exposure in a state without a comprehensive statewide smokefree workplace law and to use this information in considering a statewide law...
  18. ncbi request reprint "Anti-smoking data are exaggerated" versus "the data are clear and indisputable": examining letters to the editor about tobacco
    Sarah Moreland-Russell
    a Center for Tobacco Policy Research, George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, Missouri 63112, USA
    J Health Commun 17:443-59. 2012
    ..Tobacco control advocates should increase their use of narrative strategies and collectivity in order to better connect with the public and policymakers...
  19. pmc Tobacco coverage in print media: the use of timing and themes by tobacco control supporters and opposition before a failed tobacco tax initiative
    Jenine K Harris
    Center for Tobacco Policy Research, Saint Louis University School of Public Health, 3545 Lafayette Ave, Suite 300, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Tob Control 19:37-43. 2010
    ..We examined how tobacco issues were presented in Missouri's print media leading up to the 2006 election...
  20. pmc Referrals among cancer services organizations serving underserved cancer patients in an urban area
    Jenine K Harris
    Center for Tobacco Policy Research, Washington University, St Louis, MO, USA
    Am J Public Health 101:1248-52. 2011
    ..We observed a need for increased awareness building among provider organizations, broader geographic coverage among organizations, and increased utilization of tobacco cessation and financial assistance services...
  21. doi request reprint Mapping the multidisciplinary field of public health services and systems research
    Jenine K Harris
    George Warren Brown School of Social Work at Washington University in St Louis, Missouri 63130, USA
    Am J Prev Med 41:105-11. 2011
    ..PHSSR currently lacks a clear identity integrating the many theories, approaches, and disciplines contributing to the field...
  22. doi request reprint Seeing the forest and the trees: using network analysis to develop an organizational blueprint of state tobacco control systems
    Jenine K Harris
    Saint Louis University, School of Public Health, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Soc Sci Med 67:1669-78. 2008
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Individual and community influences on adherence to directives in the event of a plague attack: survey results
    Ricardo J Wray
    Saint Louis University, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Disaster Med Public Health Prep 6:253-62. 2012
    ..Past research has shown that adherence to these directives depends on individual beliefs and circumstances. This report presents new research about the effects of community factors on adherence...
  24. ncbi request reprint Exempting casinos from the Smoke-free Illinois Act will not bring patrons back: they never left
    Jenine K Harris
    George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Washington University in St Louis, One Brookings Drive, St Louis, MO 63130, USA
    Tob Control 21:373-6. 2012
    ..This study examined the influence of the act on casino admissions in Illinois and neighbouring states in light of the economy...
  25. pmc Connecting discovery and delivery: the need for more evidence on effective smoking cessation strategies for people living with HIV/AIDS
    Jenine K Harris
    Department of Community Health, Saint Louis University School of Public Health, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:1245-9. 2010
    ..Increasing linkages between discovery science and delivery science may facilitate a faster transition to delivery of smoking cessation interventions for people living with HIV/AIDS...
  26. pmc Promoting state health department evidence-based cancer and chronic disease prevention: a multi-phase dissemination study with a cluster randomized trial component
    Peg Allen
    Prevention Research Center in St, Louis, Brown School, Washington University in St, Louis, 621 Skinker Blvd, St, Louis, MO 63130 4838, USA
    Implement Sci 8:141. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study is to learn how best to promote the adoption of evidence based public health practice related to chronic disease prevention...
  27. doi request reprint The role of interorganizational partnerships in health services provision among rural, suburban, and urban local health departments
    Kate Beatty
    Department of Community Health, Saint Louis University School of Public Health, St Louis, Missouri 63104, USA
    J Rural Health 26:248-58. 2010
    ..LHDs utilize financial, human, and informational resources and develop partnerships with local NGOs to provide public health services...
  28. doi request reprint Perceptions of personal risk about smoking and health among Bosnian refugees living in the United States
    Jenine K Harris
    George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, MO 63130, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 14:413-9. 2012
    ..High smoking rates and smokers' optimism related to health indicate that culturally tailored educational and cessation interventions are needed for Bosnian refugee communities...
  29. pmc Using social network analysis to understand Missouri's system of public health emergency planners
    Jenine K Harris
    Saint Louis University School of Public Health, St Louis, MO, USA
    Public Health Rep 122:488-98. 2007
    ..This study examined the human infrastructure of the Missouri public health emergency planning system in 2006...
  30. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based public health practice among program managers in local public health departments
    Paul Campbell Erwin
    Department of Public Health, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tennessee Dr Erwin Prevention Research Center in St Louis, Brown School, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, Missouri Drs Harris and Brownson Division of Public Health Sciences and Alvin J Siteman Cancer Center, Washington University School of Medicine, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, Missouri Ms Smith, Ms Duggan, and Dr Brownson and National Association of County and City Health Officials, Washington, District of Columbia Ms Leep
    J Public Health Manag Pract 20:472-80. 2014
    ..We assessed the use of administrative-evidence based practices (A-EBPs) among managers of programs in chronic diseases, environmental health, and infectious diseases from a sample of local health departments (LHDs) in the United States...
  31. ncbi request reprint Getting the word out: multiple methods for disseminating evaluation findings
    Nancy B Mueller
    Center for Tobacco Policy Research, Saint Louis University, 3545 Lafayette Ave, Suite 300, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 14:170-6. 2008
    ..To evaluate the effectiveness of different strategies for disseminating evaluation results to program stakeholders...
  32. pmc Incidence of childhood and adolescent melanoma in the United States: 1973-2009
    Jeannette R Wong
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Pediatrics 131:846-54. 2013
    ..We also investigated incidence trends by UV-B exposure levels...