program evaluation

Summary

Summary: Studies designed to assess the efficacy of programs. They may include the evaluation of cost-effectiveness, the extent to which objectives are met, or impact.

Top Publications

  1. pmc Evaluating the public health impact of health promotion interventions: the RE-AIM framework
    R E Glasgow
    AMC Cancer Research Center, Denver, CO 80214, USA
    Am J Public Health 89:1322-7. 1999
  2. pmc Early loss of HIV-infected patients on potent antiretroviral therapy programmes in lower-income countries
    Martin W G Brinkhof
    Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, Bern, Switzerland
    Bull World Health Organ 86:559-67. 2008
  3. pmc Temporal changes in programme outcomes among adult patients initiating antiretroviral therapy across South Africa, 2002-2007
    Morna Cornell
    Centre for Infectious Disease Epidemiology and Research, University of Cape Town, South Africa
    AIDS 24:2263-70. 2010
  4. pmc Improving the reporting quality of nonrandomized evaluations of behavioral and public health interventions: the TREND statement
    Don C Des Jarlais
    Baron Edmond de Rothschild Chemical Dependency Institute, Beth Israel Medical Center, New York City, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:361-6. 2004
  5. ncbi Evidence suggesting that a chronic disease self-management program can improve health status while reducing hospitalization: a randomized trial
    K R Lorig
    Stanford University School of Medicine, California, USA
    Med Care 37:5-14. 1999
  6. pmc Effectiveness of interventions to promote physical activity in children and adolescents: systematic review of controlled trials
    Esther M F van Sluijs
    Medical Research Council Epidemiology Unit, Institute of Metabolic Sciences, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge CB2 0QQ
    BMJ 335:703. 2007
  7. ncbi The RE-AIM framework for evaluating interventions: what can it tell us about approaches to chronic illness management?
    R E Glasgow
    AMC Cancer Research Center, Center for Behavioral and Community Studies, 1600 Pierce Street, Denver, CO 80214, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 44:119-27. 2001
  8. doi An assessment of interactions between global health initiatives and country health systems
    Badara Samb
    World Health Organization, 20 Avenue Appia, CH 1211 Geneva, Switzerland
    Lancet 373:2137-69. 2009
  9. ncbi Quantitative evaluation of the training program of the Project P.A.T.H.S. in Hong Kong
    Daniel T L Shek
    Dept of Applied Social Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hunghom, Hong Kong, PRC
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 22:425-35. 2010
  10. doi Declines in risk behaviour and sexually transmitted infection prevalence following a community-led HIV preventive intervention among female sex workers in Mysore, India
    Sushena Reza-Paul
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    AIDS 22:S91-100. 2008

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  1. pmc Evaluating the public health impact of health promotion interventions: the RE-AIM framework
    R E Glasgow
    AMC Cancer Research Center, Denver, CO 80214, USA
    Am J Public Health 89:1322-7. 1999
    ..The authors summarize strengths and limitations of the RE-AIM model and recommend areas for future research and application...
  2. pmc Early loss of HIV-infected patients on potent antiretroviral therapy programmes in lower-income countries
    Martin W G Brinkhof
    Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, Bern, Switzerland
    Bull World Health Organ 86:559-67. 2008
    ..To analyse the early loss of patients to antiretroviral therapy (ART) programmes in resource-limited settings...
  3. pmc Temporal changes in programme outcomes among adult patients initiating antiretroviral therapy across South Africa, 2002-2007
    Morna Cornell
    Centre for Infectious Disease Epidemiology and Research, University of Cape Town, South Africa
    AIDS 24:2263-70. 2010
    ..We describe patient outcomes [mortality, loss-to-follow-up (LTFU) and retention] over time in a network of South African ART cohorts...
  4. pmc Improving the reporting quality of nonrandomized evaluations of behavioral and public health interventions: the TREND statement
    Don C Des Jarlais
    Baron Edmond de Rothschild Chemical Dependency Institute, Beth Israel Medical Center, New York City, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:361-6. 2004
    ..These guidelines emphasize the reporting of theories used and descriptions of intervention and comparison conditions, research design, and methods of adjusting for possible biases in evaluation studies that use nonrandomized designs...
  5. ncbi Evidence suggesting that a chronic disease self-management program can improve health status while reducing hospitalization: a randomized trial
    K R Lorig
    Stanford University School of Medicine, California, USA
    Med Care 37:5-14. 1999
    ..It also explored the differential effectiveness of the intervention for subjects with specific diseases and comorbidities...
  6. pmc Effectiveness of interventions to promote physical activity in children and adolescents: systematic review of controlled trials
    Esther M F van Sluijs
    Medical Research Council Epidemiology Unit, Institute of Metabolic Sciences, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge CB2 0QQ
    BMJ 335:703. 2007
    ..To review the published literature on the effectiveness of interventions to promote physical activity in children and adolescents...
  7. ncbi The RE-AIM framework for evaluating interventions: what can it tell us about approaches to chronic illness management?
    R E Glasgow
    AMC Cancer Research Center, Center for Behavioral and Community Studies, 1600 Pierce Street, Denver, CO 80214, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 44:119-27. 2001
    ..The RE-AIM framework is used as a method of systematically considering the strengths and weaknesses of chronic illness management interventions in order to guide program planning...
  8. doi An assessment of interactions between global health initiatives and country health systems
    Badara Samb
    World Health Organization, 20 Avenue Appia, CH 1211 Geneva, Switzerland
    Lancet 373:2137-69. 2009
    ..If adjustments to the interactions between GHIs and country health systems will improve efficiency, equity, value for money, and outcomes in global public health, then these opportunities should not be missed...
  9. ncbi Quantitative evaluation of the training program of the Project P.A.T.H.S. in Hong Kong
    Daniel T L Shek
    Dept of Applied Social Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hunghom, Hong Kong, PRC
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 22:425-35. 2010
    ....
  10. doi Declines in risk behaviour and sexually transmitted infection prevalence following a community-led HIV preventive intervention among female sex workers in Mysore, India
    Sushena Reza-Paul
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    AIDS 22:S91-100. 2008
    ..The key programme components were: community mobilization and peer-mediated outreach; increasing access to and utilization of sexual health services; and enhancing the enabling environment to support programme activities...
  11. pmc Translating the Diabetes Prevention Program into the community. The DEPLOY Pilot Study
    Ronald T Ackermann
    Department of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
    Am J Prev Med 35:357-63. 2008
    ..This study evaluated the delivery of a group-based DPP lifestyle intervention in partnership with the YMCA...
  12. doi Efficacy of a single computer-tailored e-mail for smoking cessation: results after 6 months
    Fam te Poel
    Care School for Public Health and Primary Care CAPHRI, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Health Educ Res 24:930-40. 2009
    ....
  13. doi Assessment of population-level effect of Avahan, an HIV-prevention initiative in India
    Marie Ng
    Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98121, USA
    Lancet 378:1643-52. 2011
    ..It was launched in 2003 in six states with a total population of 300 million and a high HIV burden. We assessed the population-level effect of the first phase of Avahan (2003-08)...
  14. ncbi Evaluating the impact of health promotion programs: using the RE-AIM framework to form summary measures for decision making involving complex issues
    Russell E Glasgow
    Kaiser Permanente Colorado, Clinical Research Unit, 335 Road Runner Lane Penrose, Denver, CO 81240, USA
    Health Educ Res 21:688-94. 2006
    ..Such approaches offer potential to help identify interventions most likely to meaningfully impact population health...
  15. ncbi Systematic review: an evaluation of major commercial weight loss programs in the United States
    Adam Gilden Tsai
    University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Ann Intern Med 142:56-66. 2005
    ..Each year millions of Americans enroll in commercial and self-help weight loss programs. Health care providers and their obese patients know little about these programs because of the absence of systematic reviews...
  16. ncbi Effect of a self-management program on patients with chronic disease
    K R Lorig
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Calif, USA
    Eff Clin Pract 4:256-62. 2001
    ..A recent randomized clinical trial demonstrated the potential of self-management to improve health status and reduce health care utilization in patients with chronic diseases...
  17. doi Prevention of adolescent problem behavior: longitudinal impact of the Project P.A.T.H.S. in Hong Kong
    Daniel T L Shek
    Department of Applied Social Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, P R C
    ScientificWorldJournal 11:546-67. 2011
    ..The present findings suggest that the Project P.A.T.H.S. is effective in preventing adolescent problem behavior in the junior secondary school years...
  18. ncbi Preventing heavy alcohol use in adolescents (PAS): cluster randomized trial of a parent and student intervention offered separately and simultaneously
    Ina M Koning
    Trimbos Institute, Netherlands Institute of Mental Health and Addiction, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Addiction 104:1669-78. 2009
    ..To evaluate the effectiveness of two preventive interventions to reduce heavy drinking in first- and second-year high school students...
  19. ncbi A review of research on fidelity of implementation: implications for drug abuse prevention in school settings
    Linda Dusenbury
    Tanglewood Research, 7700 Albert Pick Road, Suite D, Greensboro, NC 27409, USA
    Health Educ Res 18:237-56. 2003
    ..Further, researchers and providers should collaborate to develop ways of introducing flexibility into prevention programs...
  20. ncbi Rapid scale-up of antiretroviral therapy at primary care sites in Zambia: feasibility and early outcomes
    Jeffrey S A Stringer
    Schools of Medicine and Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, USA
    JAMA 296:782-93. 2006
    ..The Zambian Ministry of Health has scaled-up human immunodeficiency virus/acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (HIV/AIDS) care and treatment services at primary care clinics in Lusaka, using predominately nonphysician clinicians...
  21. pmc Explaining Michigan: developing an ex post theory of a quality improvement program
    Mary Dixon-Woods
    Department of Health Sciences, Adrian Building, University of Leicester, LE1 7AH, UK
    Milbank Q 89:167-205. 2011
    ..Understanding how and why programs work-not simply whether they work-is crucial. Good theory is indispensable to advancing the science of improvement. We argue for the usefulness of ex post theorization of programs...
  22. pmc The sustainability of new programs and innovations: a review of the empirical literature and recommendations for future research
    Shannon Wiltsey Stirman
    Women s Health Sciences Division, National Center for PTSD, Boston, MA, USA
    Implement Sci 7:17. 2012
    ..We conclude with recommendations and considerations for future research...
  23. pmc Meta-analysis of workplace physical activity interventions
    Vicki S Conn
    School of Nursing, University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri 65211, USA
    Am J Prev Med 37:330-9. 2009
    ..This comprehensive meta-analysis integrated the extant wide range of worksite physical activity intervention research...
  24. pmc Randomised controlled trial of integrated care to reduce disability from chronic low back pain in working and private life
    Ludeke C Lambeek
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    BMJ 340:c1035. 2010
    ..To evaluate the effectiveness of an integrated care programme, combining a patient directed and a workplace directed intervention, for patients with chronic low back pain...
  25. pmc A meta-analytic review of obesity prevention programs for children and adolescents: the skinny on interventions that work
    Eric Stice
    Department of Psychology, University of Texas at Austin, TX, USA
    Psychol Bull 132:667-91. 2006
    ..Other factors, including mandated improvements in diet and exercise, sedentary behavior reduction, delivery by trained interventionists, and parental involvement, were not associated with significantly larger effects...
  26. ncbi The European Smoking Prevention Framework Approach (EFSA): an example of integral prevention
    Hein de Vries
    Department of Health Education, Maastricht University, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Health Educ Res 18:611-26. 2003
    ..Future smoking prevention projects should aim to identify the effective components within the social influence approach as well as within broader approaches and on reaching sustained effects...
  27. pmc Effectiveness of exercise-referral schemes to promote physical activity in adults: systematic review
    Nefyn H Williams
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health School of Medicine, Cardiff University, North Wales Clinical School, Wrecsam
    Br J Gen Pract 57:979-86. 2007
    ..Despite the health benefits of physical activity, most adults do not take the recommended amount of exercise...
  28. pmc The effectiveness and cost effectiveness of a national lay-led self care support programme for patients with long-term conditions: a pragmatic randomised controlled trial
    Anne Kennedy
    National Primary Care Research and Development Centre, 5th Floor, Williamson Building, University of Manchester, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 61:254-61. 2007
    ..However, the clinical and cost effectiveness of such courses remains unclear...
  29. pmc The influence of context on quality improvement success in health care: a systematic review of the literature
    Heather C Kaplan
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Milbank Q 88:500-59. 2010
    ..The mixed results of success among QI initiatives may be due to differences in the context of these initiatives...
  30. ncbi Design of a 20-month comprehensive, multicomponent school-based randomised trial to promote healthy weight development among 11-13 year olds: The HEalth In Adolescents study
    N Lien
    Department of Nutrition, University of Oslo, Norway
    Scand J Public Health 38:38-51. 2010
    ..The purpose of this paper is to present the development of the intervention, the design of the effectiveness study, and the test-retest reliability of the main outcome measures in the HEalth In Adolescents (HEIA) study...
  31. ncbi Assessment of insecticide-treated bednet use among children and pregnant women across 15 countries using standardized national surveys
    Thomas P Eisele
    Department of International Health and Development, Tulane School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 80:209-14. 2009
    ..The gaps in ITN use and possession will likely persist in the absence of achieving a ratio of no more than two people per ITN...
  32. pmc Monitoring effectiveness of programmes to prevent mother-to-child HIV transmission in lower-income countries
    Elizabeth M Stringer
    Centre for Infectious Disease Research in Zambia, Lusaka, Zambia
    Bull World Health Organ 86:57-62. 2008
    ..Finally, we propose a novel community survey-based approach that could be implemented widely throughout the developing world with minor modifications to ongoing Demographic and Health Surveys...
  33. ncbi The Sonagachi Project: a sustainable community intervention program
    Smarajit Jana
    STD HIV Intervention Programme, Calcutta, India
    AIDS Educ Prev 16:405-14. 2004
    ..Project components appear to be replicable across settings within India and worldwide...
  34. doi Effectiveness of the Tier 1 Program of Project P.A.T.H.S.: findings based on three years of program implementation
    Daniel T L Shek
    Department of Applied Social Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, P R C
    ScientificWorldJournal 10:1509-19. 2010
    ..Similarly, differences between experimental participants who perceived the program to be beneficial and control participants were found...
  35. ncbi Pilot of "Families for Health": community-based family intervention for obesity
    W Robertson
    Health Sciences Research Institute, Warwick Medical School, University of Warwick, Coventry, UK
    Arch Dis Child 93:921-6. 2008
    ..To develop and evaluate "Families for Health", a new community based family intervention for childhood obesity...
  36. pmc Changes in risk behaviours and prevalence of sexually transmitted infections following HIV preventive interventions among female sex workers in five districts in Karnataka state, south India
    B M Ramesh
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    Sex Transm Infect 86:i17-24. 2010
    ..To examine the impact of a large-scale HIV prevention programme for female sex workers (FSW) in Karnataka state, south India, on the prevalence of HIV/sexually transmitted infections (STI), condom use and programme coverage...
  37. pmc An agenda for research on the sustainability of public health programs
    Mary Ann Scheirer
    Scheirer Consulting, Princeton, NJ, USA
    Am J Public Health 101:2059-67. 2011
    ..This perspective emphasizes ongoing relationships with earlier stages of a broader diffusion framework, including adoption and implementation processes...
  38. pmc Assessing the evaluability of complex public health interventions: five questions for researchers, funders, and policymakers
    David Ogilvie
    MRC Epidemiology Unit and UKCRC Centre for Diet and Activity Research, Box 296, Institute of Public Health, Forvie Site, Robinson Way, Cambridge, CB2 0SR, UK
    Milbank Q 89:206-25. 2011
    ..Recognition of this "knowledge gap" has led to calls for more and better evaluation, but decisions about priorities for evaluation also need to be addressed in regard to financial restraint...
  39. pmc Sampling-based approaches to improve estimation of mortality among patient dropouts: experience from a large PEPFAR-funded program in Western Kenya
    Constantin T Yiannoutsos
    Indiana University Division of Biostatistics, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    PLoS ONE 3:e3843. 2008
    ..Sampling-based approaches and statistical adjustment are the only scaleable methods permitting accurate estimation of M&E indices...
  40. doi Best practices in the Veterans Health Administration's MOVE! Weight management program
    Leila C Kahwati
    National Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, Veterans Health Administration, Durham, North Carolina 27705, USA
    Am J Prev Med 41:457-64. 2011
    ..Obesity is a substantial problem in the Veterans Health Administration (VHA). VHA developed and disseminated the MOVE! Weight Management Program for Veterans to its medical facilities but implementation of the program has been variable...
  41. pmc Implementing a stepped-care approach in primary care: results of a qualitative study
    Gerdien Franx
    Trimbos Institute, Netherlands Institute of Mental Health and Addiction, PO Box 725, 3500 AS Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Implement Sci 7:8. 2012
    ..To enhance the adoption of this new treatment approach, a Quality Improvement Collaborative (QIC) was initiated in the Netherlands...
  42. pmc Reconsidering community-based health promotion: promise, performance, and potential
    Cheryl Merzel
    Center for Applied Public Health, Department of Sociomedical Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:557-74. 2003
    ..The effectiveness of HIV programs appears to be related in part to extensive formative research and an emphasis on changing social norms...
  43. pmc Electronic medical record systems, data quality and loss to follow-up: survey of antiretroviral therapy programmes in resource-limited settings
    Mathieu Forster
    Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Bern, Switzerland
    Bull World Health Organ 86:939-47. 2008
    ....
  44. ncbi The World Health Organization's global strategy for prevention and assessment of HIV drug resistance
    Diane E Bennett
    World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    Antivir Ther 13:1-13. 2008
    ..As of December 2007, 25 countries were planning or implementing the strategy; seven countries report results in this supplement...
  45. ncbi Structured patient education: the diabetes X-PERT Programme makes a difference
    T A Deakin
    Nutrition and Dietetic Department, Burnley, Pendle and Rossendale Primary Care Trust, East Lancashire, UK
    Diabet Med 23:944-54. 2006
    ..To develop a patient-centred, group-based self-management programme (X-PERT), based on theories of empowerment and discovery learning, and to assess the effectiveness of the programme on clinical, lifestyle and psychosocial outcomes...
  46. ncbi Projected cost-effectiveness of statewide universal newborn hearing screening
    Ron Keren
    Department of Medicine, Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Pediatrics 110:855-64. 2002
    ....
  47. doi Healthy hearts--and the universal benefits of being physically active: physical activity and health
    Steven N Blair
    Department of Exercise Science and Epidemiology Biostatistics, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, 921 Assembly Street, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 19:253-6. 2009
    ..The current challenge is to develop programs and interventions to promote physical activity for all in our increasingly sedentary societies...
  48. pmc The effectiveness of interventions to change six health behaviours: a review of reviews
    Ruth G Jepson
    Department of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Stirling, Stirling FK94LA, UK
    BMC Public Health 10:538. 2010
    ..We excluded reviews which focussed on pharmacological treatments or those which required intensive treatments (e.g. for drug or alcohol dependency)...
  49. ncbi Outcomes of border health Spanish/English chronic disease self-management programs
    Kate R Lorig
    Patient Education Research Center, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
    Diabetes Educ 31:401-9. 2005
    ..The programs had proven effective in randomized trials, and the authors wished to determine if they would be as effective when administered by others to different populations...
  50. pmc Computer-based interventions for college drinking: a qualitative review
    Jennifer C Elliott
    Center for Health and Behavior, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY 13244, USA
    Addict Behav 33:994-1005. 2008
    ..In addition, possible moderators (e.g. baseline drinking patterns) and mediators (e.g. corrected drinking norms) have emerged. Limitations and areas for future research are discussed...
  51. doi Public-sector ART in the Free State Province, South Africa: community support as an important determinant of outcome
    Edwin Wouters
    University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium
    Soc Sci Med 69:1177-85. 2009
    ..These results provide evidence from the field that communities can be mobilized to sustain these favorable outcomes under conditions of limited human resources for healthcare...
  52. ncbi eHealth evaluation and dissemination research
    Russell E Glasgow
    Clinical Research Unit, Kaiser Permanente Colorado, Denver, Colorado, USA
    Am J Prev Med 32:S119-26. 2007
    ..These evaluations should address key dissemination issues, such as appeal, use, and robustness of eHealth programs across different subgroups, settings, conditions, outcomes, and time...
  53. pmc Intervention mapping for development of a participatory return-to-work intervention for temporary agency workers and unemployed workers sick-listed due to musculoskeletal disorders
    Sylvia J Vermeulen
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Center, PO Box 7057, 1007 MB, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 9:216. 2009
    ..This program is based on the already developed and cost-effective RTW program for employees, sick-listed due to low back pain...
  54. ncbi Longer-term primary prevention for alcohol misuse in young people: a systematic review
    D R Foxcroft
    School of Health Care, Oxford Brookes University, Oxford, UK
    Addiction 98:397-411. 2003
    ..To identify and summarize rigorous evaluations of psychosocial and educational interventions aimed at the primary prevention of alcohol misuse by young people aged up to 25 years, especially over the longer term (>3 years)...
  55. pmc Designing and evaluating complex interventions to improve health care
    Neil C Campbell
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill Health Centre, Aberdeen AB25 2AY
    BMJ 334:455-9. 2007
  56. pmc Internet-based medical education: a realist review of what works, for whom and in what circumstances
    Geoff Wong
    Research Department of Open Learning, Division of Medical Education, UCL, 4th Floor, Holborn Union Building, Whittington Campus, Highgate Hill, London N19 5LW, UK
    BMC Med Educ 10:12. 2010
    ..Prospective learners lack evidence-based guidance on how to choose between the options on offer. We aimed to produce theory driven criteria to guide the development and evaluation of Internet-based medical courses...
  57. doi A policy-based school intervention to prevent overweight and obesity
    Gary D Foster
    Center for Obesity Research and Education, Temple University, 3223 N Broad St, Suite 175, Philadelphia, PA 19140, USA
    Pediatrics 121:e794-802. 2008
    ..The prevalence and seriousness of childhood obesity has prompted calls for broad public health solutions that reach beyond clinic settings. Schools are ideal settings for population-based interventions to address obesity...
  58. pmc Evaluation of quality improvement programmes
    J Øvretveit
    Nordic School of Public Health, Karolinska Institute, Sweden
    Qual Saf Health Care 11:270-5. 2002
    ..It emphasises the important contribution which such research can make to improving the effectiveness of these programmes and to developing the science of quality improvement...
  59. pmc Assessment of generalisability in trials of health interventions: suggested framework and systematic review
    C Bonell
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London WC1E 7HT
    BMJ 333:346-9. 2006
  60. ncbi Operational effectiveness and 36 week HIV-free survival in the South African programme to prevent mother-to-child transmission of HIV-1
    Debra J Jackson
    School of Public Health, University of the Western Cape, Bellville, South Africa
    AIDS 21:509-16. 2007
    ..Previous studies on the operational effectiveness of programmes to reduce transmission of HIV from mother-to-child (PMTCT) in Africa have generally been hospital-based pilot studies with short follow-up periods...
  61. ncbi School-based HIV prevention programmes for African youth
    Melanie Gallant
    Department of Psychology, University of Windsor, 401 Sunset Ave Windsor, Ont, Canada N9B 3P4
    Soc Sci Med 58:1337-51. 2004
    ..Clearly, however, more research is needed to identify, with certainty, the factors that drive successful school-based HIV/AIDS risk reduction programmes in Africa...
  62. ncbi Determinants of mortality and nondeath losses from an antiretroviral treatment service in South Africa: implications for program evaluation
    Stephen D Lawn
    The Desmond Tutu HIV Centre, Institute for Infectious Disease and Molecular Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    Clin Infect Dis 43:770-6. 2006
    ..Understanding the determinants of key outcome measures--including death and nondeath losses--would assist in program evaluation and development.
  63. ncbi National type 2 diabetes prevention programme in Finland: FIN-D2D
    Timo Saaristo
    Finnish Diabetes Association, Tampere, Finland
    Int J Circumpolar Health 66:101-12. 2007
    ..The article describes the implementation strategy for the prevention programme for T2D...
  64. ncbi Translating the Diabetes Prevention Program: a comprehensive model for prevention training and program delivery
    M Kaye Kramer
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Am J Prev Med 37:505-11. 2009
    ..A universal framework for translation of multiple aspects of the DPP intervention, including training, support, and evaluation is needed to enhance treatment fidelity in a variety of settings...
  65. pmc Integrated HIV testing, malaria, and diarrhea prevention campaign in Kenya: modeled health impact and cost-effectiveness
    James G Kahn
    Philip R Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California, San Francisco, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e31316. 2012
    ..We modeled the potential cost-effectiveness of a scaled-up integrated prevention campaign...
  66. ncbi Measuring physical activity change in broad-reach intervention trials
    Marina M Reeves
    Cancer Prevention Research Centre, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    J Phys Act Health 7:194-202. 2010
    ..We compared the responsiveness to change (prepost intervention) of 3 commonly-used self-report measures of physical activity...
  67. ncbi The Norwegian School Fruit Programme: evaluating paid vs. no-cost subscriptions
    Elling Bere
    Department of Nutrition, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo, Box 1046 Blindern, 0316 Oslo, Norway
    Prev Med 41:463-70. 2005
    ..This study reports the effect of providing Norwegian school children with free fruit or vegetables every school day and the effect of an existing fee-based School Fruit Programme...
  68. pmc Scale-up and coverage of Avahan: a large-scale HIV-prevention programme among female sex workers and men who have sex with men in four Indian states
    Ruchi Verma
    Family Health International, New Delhi, India
    Sex Transm Infect 86:i76-82. 2010
    ....
  69. ncbi Fostering evidence-based decision-making in Canada: examining the need for a Canadian population and public health evidence centre and research network
    Lori Kiefer
    Can J Public Health 96:I1-40 following 200. 2005
  70. pmc Changes in adolescents' intake of sugar-sweetened beverages and sedentary behaviour: results at 8 month mid-way assessment of the HEIA study--a comprehensive, multi-component school-based randomized trial
    Mona Bjelland
    Department of Nutrition, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:63. 2011
    ..Further, to explore whether potential effects and parental involvement varied by adolescents' gender, weight status (WS) and parental educational level...
  71. ncbi Impact of a diabetes prevention program on body size, physical activity, and diet among Kanien'keha:ka (Mohawk) children 6 to 11 years old: 8-year results from the Kahnawake Schools Diabetes Prevention Project
    Gilles Paradis
    Direction de Santé Publique de Montréal and Division of Preventive Medicine, McGill University Health Center, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Pediatrics 115:333-9. 2005
    ..Report the 8-year impact on body size, physical activity, and diet of a community-based diabetes prevention program for elementary-school children in a Kanien'keha:ka (Mohawk) community in Canada...
  72. ncbi Dance and reducing television viewing to prevent weight gain in African-American girls: the Stanford GEMS pilot study
    Thomas N Robinson
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, The Stanford Center for Research in Disease Prevention, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Ethn Dis 13:S65-77. 2003
    ..To test the feasibility, acceptability, and potential efficacy of after-school dance classes and a family-based intervention to reduce television viewing, thereby reducing weight gain, among African-American girls...
  73. pmc Setting the stage for equity-sensitive monitoring of the maternal and child health Millennium Development Goals
    Meg E Wirth
    Task Force 4, Child Health and Maternal Health, UN Millennium Project, and Center for International Earth Science Information Network, Columbia University, Palisades, NY 10964, USA
    Bull World Health Organ 84:519-27. 2006
    ..This analysis seeks to set the stage for equity-sensitive monitoring of the health-related Millennium Development Goals (MDGs)...
  74. doi The Accelerated Child Survival and Development programme in west Africa: a retrospective evaluation
    Jennifer Bryce
    Institute for International Programs, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Lancet 375:572-82. 2010
    ..We undertook a retrospective evaluation of the programme in Benin, Ghana, and Mali...
  75. doi Subjective outcome evaluation based on secondary data analyses: the project P.A.T.H.S. in Hong Kong
    Daniel T L Shek
    Department of Applied Social Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
    ScientificWorldJournal 10:224-37. 2010
    ..11%) were also reported. The present study replicated the findings reported in previous studies and suggests that the Tier 1 Program of the Project P.A.T.H.S. is beneficial to the development of the program participants...
  76. doi Dutch obesity intervention in teenagers: effectiveness of a school-based program on body composition and behavior
    Amika S Singh
    Department of Public Health, VU University Medical Center, EMGO Institute, Van der Boechorststraat 7, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 163:309-17. 2009
    ....
  77. pmc Cost-effectiveness of a workplace intervention for sick-listed employees with common mental disorders: design of a randomized controlled trial
    Sandra H van Oostrom
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 8:12. 2008
    ..The objective of this paper is to present the design of a randomized controlled trial evaluating the cost-effectiveness of the workplace intervention compared with usual care for sick-listed employees with common mental disorders...
  78. doi Improving mothers' access to PMTCT programs in West Africa: a public health perspective
    Philippe Msellati
    IRD, UMR 145, IRD Université de Montpellier CreCSS, MMSH, 5 Rue du Chateau de l Horloge, 13094 Aix en Provence cedex 2, France
    Soc Sci Med 69:807-12. 2009
    ..Because HIV-infected pregnant women are experiencing great psychological distress, healthcare providers must use an approach that is as friendly as possible...
  79. pmc Applying clinical epidemiological methods to health equity: the equity effectiveness loop
    Peter Tugwell
    Ottawa Health Research Institute, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, 1 Stewart Street, Ottawa, ON, Canada K1N 6N5
    BMJ 332:358-61. 2006
  80. ncbi Qualitative evaluation of the Project P.A.T.H.S.: findings based on focus groups with student participants
    Daniel T L Shek
    Centre for Quality of Life, Hong Kong Institute of Asia Pacific Studies, Chinese University of Hong Kong, PRC
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 20:449-62. 2008
    ..In conjunction with the previous research findings, the present study provides further support for the effectiveness of the Tier 1 Program of the Project P.A.T.H.S. in promoting holistic development in Chinese adolescents in Hong Kong...
  81. pmc Implementing community-based perinatal care: results from a pilot study in rural Pakistan
    Zulfiqar A Bhutta
    Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan
    Bull World Health Organ 86:452-9. 2008
    ..This pilot study investigated the feasibility of delivering a package of community-based interventions for improving perinatal care using lady health workers (LHWs) and traditional birth attendants (Dais) in rural Pakistan...
  82. ncbi A framework for evaluating community-based physical activity promotion programmes in Latin America
    Thomas L Schmid
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Nutrition and Physical Activity, Physical Activity and Health Branch, 4770 Buford Highway, Mail Stop K 46, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Promot Educ 13:112-8. 2006
    ..Spanish and Portuguese language editions of the Evaluation Handbook are available from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Physical Activity and Health Branch...
  83. doi Community HIV testing for men who have sex with men: results of a pilot project and comparison of service users with those testing in genitourinary medicine clinics
    A C Bailey
    Department of Sexual Health and HIV, BSUH NHS Trust, Royal Sussex County Hospital, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 85:145-7. 2009
    ..This difference was independent of age and HIV testing history. There was no difference in rates of recent infection between the two. We conclude that community HIV testing is feasible and reaches the target group of high risk MSM...
  84. pmc A framework to evaluate research capacity building in health care
    Jo Cooke
    Primary Care and Social Care Lead, Trent Research and Development Unit, The University of Sheffield, 219 Portobello, Sheffield S1 4DP, UK
    BMC Fam Pract 6:44. 2005
    ..It is suggested that each principle operates at individual, team, organisation and supra-organisational levels. Some criteria for measuring progress are also given...
  85. pmc Reframing the dissemination challenge: a marketing and distribution perspective
    Matthew W Kreuter
    Health Communication Research Laboratory, Institute for Public Health, George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Washington University in St Louis, 700 Rosedale Ave, Campus Box 1009, St Louis, MO 63112 1408, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:2123-7. 2009
    ..Without serious investment in such infrastructure, application of proven solutions in public health practice will continue to occur slowly and rarely...
  86. ncbi Emergent themes in the sustainability of primary health care innovation
    Beverly M Sibthorpe
    Australian Primary Health Care Research Institute, Australian National University, Canberra, ACT 0200, Australia
    Med J Aust 183:S77-80. 2005
    ..Given the dearth of literature on the sustainability of primary health care innovation, there is potential to develop a program of research directed towards a future synthesis of evidence...
  87. pmc Research designs for studies evaluating the effectiveness of change and improvement strategies
    M Eccles
    Centre for Health Services Research, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Qual Saf Health Care 12:47-52. 2003
    ..The general principle underlying the choice of evaluative design is, however, simple-those conducting such evaluations should use the most robust design possible to minimise bias and maximise generalisability...
  88. ncbi Conservative treatment of obesity in an academic obesity unit. Long-term outcome and drop-out
    I Melin
    Department of Medicine Obesity Unit, Karolinska University Hospital Huddinge, Karolinska Institutet, 141 86 Stockholm, Sweden
    Eat Weight Disord 11:22-30. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to explore the outcome and the problems of drop-out in the treatment of obese outpatients at an academic obesity unit...
  89. ncbi Assessing the cost and willingness to pay for voluntary HIV counselling and testing in Kenya
    Steven Forsythe
    Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, UK
    Health Policy Plan 17:187-95. 2002
    ..However, the high cost of VCT raises concerns about the affordability of VCT in low-income countries. This study was designed to assess the costs of VCT and to identify potential ways of introducing VCT more affordably...
  90. doi A randomized community intervention to improve hypertension control among Mexican Americans: using the promotoras de salud community outreach model
    HECTOR G BALCAZAR
    University of Texas, Health Science Center at Houston, School of Public Health, El Paso Regional Campus, El Paso, TX 79902, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 20:1079-94. 2009
    ..Perceived benefits, and two heart-healthy behaviors (salt and sodium, and cholesterol and fat) were shown to be statistically significantly different between the intervention and control groups...
  91. ncbi Effectiveness of psychoeducational intervention for rural Chinese families experiencing schizophrenia--a randomised controlled trial
    Mao Sheng Ran
    Institute of Mental Health, West China Hospital, West China University of Medical Sciences, Chengdu, China
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 38:69-75. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to explore the characteristics and efficacy of psychoeducational family intervention for persons with schizophrenia in rural China...
  92. pmc Housing First, consumer choice, and harm reduction for homeless individuals with a dual diagnosis
    Sam Tsemberis
    Pathways to Housing, Inc, New York, NY 10027, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:651-6. 2004
    ..We examined the longitudinal effects of a Housing First program for homeless, mentally ill individuals' on those individuals' consumer choice, housing stability, substance use, treatment utilization, and psychiatric symptoms...
  93. ncbi Effects of hatha yoga on well-being in healthy adults in Shiraz, Islamic Republic of Iran
    Ne Hadi
    Department of Community Medicine, Shiraz Medical School, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Islamic Republic of Iran
    East Mediterr Health J 13:829-37. 2007
    ..There was significant improvement in scores for all health items. The differences according to age, sex and education level were not significant. It is concluded that yoga can improve physical and mental health, and promotes well-being...
  94. ncbi A randomised controlled trial on the effectiveness of a primary health care based counselling intervention on physical activity, diet and CHD risk factors
    Sarah Hardcastle
    University of Brighton, Eastbourne, UK
    Patient Educ Couns 70:31-9. 2008
    ..A randomised trial was conducted to compare the counselling intervention with usual care (health promotion leaflet), among 334 mostly obese patients...
  95. ncbi Effect of community-based behaviour change management on neonatal mortality in Shivgarh, Uttar Pradesh, India: a cluster-randomised controlled trial
    Vishwajeet Kumar
    International Center for Advancing Neonatal Health, Department of International Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Lancet 372:1151-62. 2008
    ..We developed an intervention of behaviour change management, with a focus on prevention of hypothermia, aimed at modifying practices and reducing neonatal mortality...
  96. ncbi Effectiveness of seven-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine against invasive pneumococcal disease: a matched case-control study
    Cynthia G Whitney
    Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Lancet 368:1495-502. 2006
    ..Our aim was to assess the effectiveness of the vaccine against various pneumococcal serotypes, and to measure the effectiveness of the recommended dose schedule and of catch-up and incomplete schedules...
  97. ncbi Testing anonymous link procedures for follow-up of adolescents in a school-based trial: the EU-DAP pilot study
    M Rosaria Galanti
    Stockholm Center for Public Health Tobacco Prevention, Box 17533 118 91 Stockholm, Sweden
    Prev Med 44:174-7. 2007
    ..To study the feasibility of an anonymous coding procedure linking longitudinal information in a multi-center trial of substance abuse prevention among adolescents...
  98. ncbi Acceptability and feasibility of a computer-tailored physical activity intervention using stages of change: project FAITH
    Corneel Vandelanotte
    Department of Movement and Sport Sciences, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Ghent University, Watersportlaan 2, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Health Educ Res 18:304-17. 2003
    ..These results suggest that this computer-tailored intervention is an acceptable and feasible tool for promoting physical activity for respondents having different stages of change, ages, gender, education levels and computer use...
  99. ncbi School-based health education programs can be maintained over time: results from the CATCH Institutionalization study
    Deanna M Hoelscher
    Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, The University of Texas Houston School of Public Health, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Prev Med 38:594-606. 2004
    ....
  100. ncbi Evaluation of a community-based rehabilitation model for chronic schizophrenia in rural India
    Sudipto Chatterjee
    Latrobe Regional Hospital, Traralgon Victoria, Australia
    Br J Psychiatry 182:57-62. 2003
    ..Community-based rehabilitation (CBR) is a model of care which has been widely used for physical disabilities in resource-poor settings...
  101. doi ChewFree.com: evaluation of a Web-based cessation program for smokeless tobacco users
    Herbert H Severson
    Oregon Research Institute, Eugene, Oregon 97405, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 10:381-91. 2008
    ..We conclude that a tailored, interactive Web-assisted cessation program can be an efficacious method for assisting adult ST users to quit...

Research Grants93

  1. Atlanta Clinical and Translational Science Institute (TL1)
    David Stephens; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..D5. Evaluation and Benchmarks. K12 program evaluation is an essential component of ACTSI activities...
  2. Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Program
    MARY ANN AMRICH; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..With continued funding from the[unreadable] Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the state of Maine could be one of the first states to[unreadable] virtually eradicate childhood lead poisoning. ..
  3. Atlanta Clinical and Translational Science Institute (KL2)
    David Stephens; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..D5. Evaluation and Benchmarks. K12 program evaluation is an essential component of ACTS! activities...
  4. Structure-Based Antagonism of HIV-1 Envelope Function in Cell Entry
    Irwin Chaiken; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..system will provide experimental paradigms for prevention and treatment of other diseases as well OVERALL PROGRAM EVALUATION: STRUCTURE-BASED ANTAGONISM OF HIV-1 ENVELOPE FUNCTION IN CELL ENTRY (PROGRAM DIRECTOR: CHAIKEN, IRWIN M...
  5. Structure-Based Antagonism of HIV-1 Envelope Function in Cell Entry
    Irwin Chaiken; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..system will provide experimental paradigms for prevention and treatment of other diseases as well OVERALL PROGRAM EVALUATION: STRUCTURE-BASED ANTAGONISM OF HIV-1 ENVELOPE FUNCTION IN CELL ENTRY (PROGRAM DIRECTOR: CHAIKEN, IRWIN M...
  6. State and Local Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Program
    Paul Hunter; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..enhancing our application allowing greater opportunities for extensive and in-depth[unreadable] program evaluation and surveillance capabilities...
  7. A Randomized Efficacy Trial of Moms and Teens for Safe Dates
    Vangie A Foshee; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..for Safe Dates in the proposed randomized trial with the ability to devote all of the funding support to program evaluation rather than to both program development and evaluation...
  8. Stroke Disparities Program
    Chelsea Kidwell; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..patients appropriately treated with intravenous tissue plasminogen activator (IV tPA);and C) to perform program evaluation of the methods used in the intervention to determine which efforts are the most effective...
  9. Stroke Disparities Program
    Chelsea Kidwell; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..patients appropriately treated with intravenous tissue plasminogen activator (IV tPA); and C) to perform program evaluation of the methods used in the intervention to determine which efforts are the most effective...
  10. Imagery-Based Trauma-Resiliency Training for Urban Police
    Bengt Arnetz; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  11. Imagery-Based Trauma-Resiliency Training for Urban Police
    Bengt Birger Arnetz; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  12. Stroke Disparities Program
    Chelsea Kidwell; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..patients appropriately treated with intravenous tissue plasminogen activator (IV tPA);and C) to perform program evaluation of the methods used in the intervention to determine which efforts are the most effective...
  13. Washington University Institute of Clinical and Translational Sciences (KL2)
    Bradley Evanoff; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..A.4 Promoting Diversity and Program Evaluation: The CCTRT will be structured to ensure successful recruitment, retention and promotion of under-represented ..
  14. New Avenues to Increase the Use of Skilled Birth Attendants in Ghana
    Jody Rae Lori; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ....
  15. THE IMPACT OF THE MEDICARE HOSPICE BENEFIT ON HOSPICES
    Vivian Ho; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..By combining data from the Health Care Financing Administration's Medicare Hospice Benefit Program Evaluation and the National Hospice Organization's National Hospice Census, the following three questions regarding ..
  16. HOSPICE EDUCATIONAL PROGRAM FOR THE SCHOOL OF MEDICINE
    Douglas Ross; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..b>Program evaluation revealed that the Web-based palliative care training is feasible, and the residents found it to be of value ..
  17. HOSPICE EDUCATIONAL PROGRAM FOR THE SCHOOL OF MEDICINE
    DOUGLAS DONALD ROSS; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..b>Program evaluation revealed that the Web-based palliative care training is feasible, and the residents found it to be of value ..
  18. HOSPICE EDUCATIONAL PROGRAM FOR THE SCHOOL OF MEDICINE
    Douglas Ross; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..b>Program evaluation revealed that the Web-based palliative care training is feasible, and the residents found it to be of value ..
  19. HOSPICE EDUCATIONAL PROGRAM FOR THE SCHOOL OF MEDICINE
    Douglas Ross; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..b>Program evaluation revealed that the Web-based palliative care training is feasible, and the residents found it to be of value ..
  20. The Anticipatory Effects of Medicare Part D on Drug Utilization
    ABBY ELIZABETH ALPERT; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..investigation quantifies the effect of announcing a policy before its implementation, with consequences for program evaluation. The idea that policy announcements can have real effects (separate from their implementation effect) on ..
  21. EFFECTIVENESS OF COMMUNITY SERVICES FOR CONDUCT PROBLEMS
    David Kolko; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Such research is especially timely given the controversy surrounding the willingness of third-party payers to cover these services. ..
  22. EFFECTIVENESS OF COMMUNITY SERVICES FOR CONDUCT PROBLEMS
    David Kolko; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Such research is especially timely given the controversy surrounding the willingness of third-party payers to cover these services. ..
  23. EFFECTIVENESS OF COMMUNITY SERVICES FOR CONDUCT PROBLEMS
    David Kolko; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Such research is especially timely given the controversy surrounding the willingness of third-party payers to cover these services. ..
  24. EFFECTIVENESS OF COMMUNITY SERVICES FOR CONDUCT PROBLEMS
    David Kolko; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..Such research is especially timely given the controversy surrounding the willingness of third-party payers to cover these services. ..
  25. Short-Term Training in Biomedical Research for Under-Represented Minorities
    Charles E Wood; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The long-term goal is to strengthen the effectiveness and relevance of biomedical science by increasing the diversity of the scientists who are performing hypothesis-driven research. (End of Abstract) ..
  26. WORKSITE INTERVENTION TO REDUCE ASSAULT INJURY
    Jess Kraus; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ....
  27. Validation of a community survey methodology for measuring PMTCT impact
    Benjamin H Chi; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..The results from the study are expected to have a direct impact on PMTCT program evaluation in Zambia and immediately inform monitoring and evaluation policy recommendations globally...
  28. University of Maryland Summer Training and Research (STAR) Program
    JAMES HAGBERG; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Scientific, social, and cultural activities in the Washington, DC area are planned. Extensive program evaluation will assess how well the program achieves pre-determined benchmarks...
  29. Theory-Driven Mixed-Methods Evaluation of PTSD Treatment Implementation in VA Res
    Joan M Cook; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The proposed study will be conducted in partnership with the Northeast Program Evaluation Program (NEPEC), which monitors all VA mental health programming nationwide, and the National Center for ..
  30. Theory-Driven Mixed-Methods Evaluation of PTSD Treatment Implementation in VA Res
    Joan Cook; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The proposed study will be conducted in partnership with the Northeast Program Evaluation Program (NEPEC), which monitors all VA mental health programming nationwide, and the National Center for ..
  31. Sustained Use of Evidence-Based PSTD Treatment in VA Residential Settings
    Joan M Cook; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..The proposed study will be conducted in partnership with the Northeast Program Evaluation Program (NEPEC), which monitors all VA mental health programming nationwide, and the National Center for ..
  32. CBT Training For Clinicians Providing Supportive Care For Cancer Survivors
    William Redd; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..b>Program evaluation will address: knowledge and skills acquired, survivor benefit, trainee and institutional up-take, and ..
  33. CBT Training For Clinicians Providing Supportive Care For Cancer Survivors
    William H Redd; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..b>Program evaluation will address: knowledge and skills acquired, survivor benefit, trainee and institutional up-take, and ..
  34. Health Sciences Library Evaluation How to Do It Manual
    Rosalind Dudden; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..in the 21st Century for the Small Health Science Library, will describe five basic library evaluation tools: program evaluation, needs assessment, benchmarking, performance improvement, and standards and guidelines...
  35. Health Sciences Library Evaluation How to Do It Manual
    Rosalind Dudden; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..in the 21st Century for the Small Health Science Library, will describe five basic library evaluation tools: program evaluation, needs assessment, benchmarking, performance improvement, and standards and guidelines...
  36. Meta-Analysis of Family-Based Prevention Programs for Adolescent Substance Abuse
    MARK JOHN VAN RYZIN; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Meta-analysis will provide results less affected by researcher and study biases, and our results will enable researchers to optimize program design for specific populations and circumstances. ..
  37. Summer Intern Program (SIP) in Environmental Health Sciences
    Marianne Wessling-Resnick; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..The program evaluation will assess how well the SIP enhanced the motivation and academic preparation and participation in ..
  38. Comparative Effectiveness of Congregation and Clinic Based Approaches to PMTCT
    ECHEZONA EDOZIE EZEANOLUE; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..testing, linkage to treatment and local oversight of the project); New York University School of Medicine (program evaluation and shares oversight with PI), Board of Regents, NSHE, obo University of Nevada, Reno (provide overall ..
  39. Hearing Loss and Quality of Life of Children and Youth
    Donald Patrick; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..that reflect this fundamental construct are needed for use in needs assessment, research, program design and program evaluation. Innovation: We intend to build a theoretically-driven QoL measure using a needs-based approach that ..
  40. Development & Dissemination of Education in Pediatric Palliative Care
    STEFAN FRIEDRICHSDORF; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..b>Program evaluation will entail measurement of the number of people trained and their improvement in attitudes, knowledge, and ..
  41. Hearing Loss and Quality of Life of Children and Youth
    Donald Patrick; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..that reflect this fundamental construct are needed for use in needs assessment, research, program design and program evaluation. Innovation: We intend to build a theoretically-driven QoL measure using a needs-based approach that ..
  42. MASTER OF SCIENCE DEGREE IN CLINICAL INVESTIGATION
    Michael Lichtenstein; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..05/01 ) Page _2 Form Page 2 Principal Investigator/Program Director (Last, first, middle): Lichtenstein, Michael J. ..
  43. UCSF-GIVI CENTER FOR AIDS RESEARCH
    Paul Volberding; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Conduct regular, ongoing strategic planning and program evaluation; and solicit internal and external advice on Center operations...
  44. UCSF-GIVI CENTER FOR AIDS RESEARCH
    Paul Volberding; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Conduct regular, ongoing strategic planning and program evaluation;and solicit internal and external advice on Center operations...
  45. Feasibility of a Home-based Self-Management Program for Chronic Fatigue
    Fred Friedberg; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  46. TRAINING AND EDUCATION COLLABORATIVE SYSTEM PREPAREDNESS AND EMERGENCY RESPONSE
    Barbara J Quiram; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  47. BALTIMORE NEEDLE EXCHANGE PROGRAM EVALUATION
    Steffanie Strathdee; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..In meeting the above specific aims, the proposed study will have an important impact on policies surrounding NEP in the United States and elsewhere. ..
  48. BALTIMORE NEEDLE EXCHANGE PROGRAM EVALUATION
    Steffanie Strathdee; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..In meeting the above specific aims, the proposed study will have an important impact on policies surrounding NEP in the United States and elsewhere. ..
  49. BALTIMORE NEEDLE EXCHANGE PROGRAM EVALUATION
    Steffanie Strathdee; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..In meeting the above specific aims, the proposed study will have an important impact on policies surrounding NEP in the United States and elsewhere. ..
  50. BALTIMORE NEEDLE EXCHANGE PROGRAM EVALUATION
    Steffanie Strathdee; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..In meeting the above specific aims, the proposed study will have an important impact on policies surrounding NEP in the United States and elsewhere. ..
  51. BALTIMORE NEEDLE EXCHANGE PROGRAM EVALUATION
    Steffanie Strathdee; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..In meeting the above specific aims, the proposed study will have an important impact on policies surrounding NEP in the United States and elsewhere. ..
  52. BALTIMORE NEEDLE EXCHANGE PROGRAM EVALUATION
    Steffanie Strathdee; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..In meeting the above specific aims, the proposed study will have an important impact on policies surrounding NEP in the United States and elsewhere. ..
  53. An Internet-Based Evaluation System for Postacute Acquired Brain Injury
    Thomas Murphy; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Although a program evaluation system of this type is well-established for inpatient rehabilitation (i.e...
  54. An Internet-Based Evaluation System for Postacute Acquired Brain Injury
    THOMAS F contact MURPHY; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Although a program evaluation system of this type is well-established for inpatient rehabilitation (i.e...
  55. An Internet-Based Evaluation System for Postacute Acquired Brain Injury
    THOMAS F contact MURPHY; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Although a program evaluation system of this type is well-established for inpatient rehabilitation (i.e...
  56. Understanding and Implementing End of Life Preferences
    ELIZABETH VIG; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..and qualitative methodologies, 2) experience in evaluation of research proposals, and 3) experience in program evaluation. The proposed research aims to promote quality of life at the end of life by investigating the patient and ..
  57. Understanding and Implementing End of Life Preferences
    ELIZABETH VIG; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..and qualitative methodologies, 2) experience in evaluation of research proposals, and 3) experience in program evaluation. The proposed research aims to promote quality of life at the end of life by investigating the patient and ..
  58. Understanding and Implementing End of Life Preferences
    ELIZABETH VIG; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..and qualitative methodologies, 2) experience in evaluation of research proposals, and 3) experience in program evaluation. The proposed research aims to promote quality of life at the end of life by investigating the patient and ..
  59. Acute Stroke Program of Interventions: Racial & Ethnic Disparities(ASPIRE)
    Chelsea Kidwell; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..patients appropriately treated with intravenous tissue plasminogen activator (IV tPA); and C) to perform program evaluation of the methods used in the intervention to determine which efforts are the most effective...
  60. Understanding and Implementing End of Life Preferences
    ELIZABETH VIG; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..and qualitative methodologies, 2) experience in evaluation of research proposals, and 3) experience in program evaluation. The proposed research aims to promote quality of life at the end of life by investigating the patient and ..
  61. Understanding and Implementing End of Life Preferences
    ELIZABETH VIG; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..and qualitative methodologies, 2) experience in evaluation of research proposals, and 3) experience in program evaluation. The proposed research aims to promote quality of life at the end of life by investigating the patient and ..
  62. The Effectiveness of an HIT-based Care Transition Information Transfer System to
    Elizabeth L Ciemins; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..b>Program evaluation will focus on specific clinical outcomes, such as patient adherence to medication instructions after ..
  63. WORKER HEALTH AND SAFETY TRAINING COOPERATIVE AGREEMENT
    Frank Martino; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..Initial results of a long-term program evaluation survey indicate that the Center's training has engendered significant improvements in workplace health and ..
  64. The Business Case for Disability Care Coordination
    Susan Palsbo; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This study extends existing work and capitalizes upon a prospectively-designed program evaluation to deliver important answers about providing care to one of our country's most vulnerable and costly ..
  65. The Effectiveness of an HIT-based Care Transition Information Transfer System to
    Elizabeth Ciemins; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..b>Program evaluation will focus on specific clinical outcomes, such as patient adherence to medication instructions after ..
  66. Multimedia Support for Caregivers of the Seriously Ill
    A Irvine; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..During the randomized program evaluation, users showed significant improvement in: a) self-efficacy to positively influence appraisals of stress and ..
  67. Multimedia Support for Caregivers of the Seriously Ill
    A Irvine; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..During the randomized program evaluation, users showed significant improvement in: a) self-efficacy to positively influence appraisals of stress and ..
  68. MBRS IMSD Program at Louisiana State University
    MARIA DA GRACA VICENTE; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Nine measurable goals are used for program evaluation to meet NIH and institutional objectives: (i) 20 LSU junior or senior IMSD Scholars perform 15 hours per ..
  69. Understanding Success Factors for African Americans in Weight Loss Programs
    Shiriki K Kumanyika; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The approach takes advantage of data sets from three clinical trials and a community program evaluation, conducted by the same research group and using the same core principles of behavioral counseling...
  70. PS09-007 Evaluating Locally-Developed Homegrown HIV Prevention Interventions
    Trista A Bingham; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..responds directly to the funding opportunity announcement RFA-PS-09-007 by proposing a systematic program evaluation of In The Meantime Men's Group's (ITMT) locally developed "MyLife MyStyle" small-group ..
  71. MBRS IMSD Program at Louisiana State University
    MARIA DA GRACA HENRIQUES VICENTE; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Nine measurable goals are used for program evaluation to meet NIH and institutional objectives: (i) 20 LSU junior or senior IMSD Scholars perform 15 hours per ..
  72. Prevention of the Complications of Bleeding Disorders Through Hemo Tmt Centers
    CHRISTINE KEMPTON; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The RCC will be responsible for program evaluation and monitoring through required affiliate reporting, data reports, assessment of Universal Data Collection (..
  73. Prevention of the Complications of Bleeding Disorders Through Hemo Tmt Centers
    PATRICIA DOMINIC; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The RCC will be responsible for program evaluation and monitoring through required affiliate reporting, data reports, assessment of Universal Data Collection (..
  74. Prevention of the Complications of Bleeding Disorders Through Hemo Tmt Centers
    PATRICIA DOMINIC; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The RCC will be responsible for program evaluation and monitoring through required affiliate reporting, data reports, assessment of Universal Data Collection (..
  75. Enhancing physical activity after breast cancer diagnosis: randomized trial
    Laura Q Rogers; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Such information is expected to improve the health and quality of life while possibly reducing fatigue and risk of cancer recurrence in breast cancer survivors. ..
  76. Enhancing physical activity after breast cancer diagnosis: randomized trial
    Laura Q Rogers; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Such information is expected to improve the health and quality of life while possibly reducing fatigue and risk of cancer recurrence in breast cancer survivors. ..
  77. Enhancing physical activity after breast cancer diagnosis: randomized trial
    Laura Rogers; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Such information is expected to improve the health and quality of life while possibly reducing fatigue and risk of cancer recurrence in breast cancer survivors. ..
  78. 8th Annual Mutant Mouse Regional Resource Center (MMRRC) Program Meeting
    KC LLOYD; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  79. CURTAILING THE USE OF SMOKELESS TOBACCO THROUGH 4-H
    CAROL D ONOFRIO; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..Important audiences for dissemination of project materials include State 4-H programs across the country, other out-of-school educational programs, and schools...
  80. Systems Approach to Obesity Prevention in Underserved Children in Texas
    DEANNA MARIE HOELSCHER; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Program sustainability will be ensured through active involvement of community partners within healthcare, childcare, schools and community sectors. ..
  81. EMBEDDING ETHICS IN A CLINICAL RESEARCH TRAINING PROGRAM
    Ruth Macklin; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..The Basic Module has a take-home examination, and the Advanced Module requires a short paper based on a revised version of the oral presentations made by scholars...
  82. Therapeutic communication during nursing home care
    LENE LEVY STORMS; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..e., nursing homes), which will complement my experience with program evaluation in community settings; and 3) quality assessment in long-tern care...
  83. TRAINING FOR CHILD PSYCHIATRY AND CHILD DEVELOPMENT
    Allan Reiss; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..D.'s, 2 Ph.D.'s). Former postdoctoral fellows from this program have obtained academic appointments and have made significant contributions to the research in child and adolescent psychiatry. ..
  84. Therapeutic communication during nursing home care
    LENE LEVY STORMS; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..e., nursing homes), which will complement my experience with program evaluation in community settings; and 3) quality assessment in long-tern care...
  85. Therapeutic communication during nursing home care
    LENE LEVY STORMS; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..e., nursing homes), which will complement my experience with program evaluation in community settings; and 3) quality assessment in long-tern care...
  86. YONKERS PROJECT: MOVING PUBLIC HOUSING RESIDENTS
    Jeanne Brooks Gunn; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..NIH support will enable the investigators to move beyond a more narrowly focused program evaluation of mobility programs, like Yonkers and Gautreaux -- whose basic premise is that moving to more affluent ..
  87. TRAINING FOR CHILD PSYCHIATRY AND CHILD DEVELOPMENT
    Allan Reiss; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..D.'s, 2 Ph.D.'s). Former postdoctoral fellows from this program have obtained academic appointments and have made significant contributions to the research in child and adolescent psychiatry. ..
  88. Therapeutic communication during nursing home care
    LENE LEVY STORMS; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..e., nursing homes), which will complement my experience with program evaluation in community settings; and 3) quality assessment in long-tern care...
  89. TRAINING FOR CHILD PSYCHIATRY AND CHILD DEVELOPMENT
    Allan Reiss; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..D.'s, 2 Ph.D.'s). Former postdoctoral fellows from this program have obtained academic appointments and have made significant contributions to the research in child and adolescent psychiatry. ..
  90. Promoting Use of Effective Early Intervention Programs
    Jan Wallander; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..that will offer both generalized and program tailored implementation training; and the Early Intervention Program Evaluation Toolkit, a CD-ROM-based toolkit that will guide El program leaders in assessing evaluation readiness of ..
  91. YONKERS PROJECT: MOVING PUBLIC HOUSING RESIDENTS
    Jeanne Brooks Gunn; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..NIH support will enable the investigators to move beyond a more narrowly focused program evaluation of mobility programs, like Yonkers and Gautreaux -- whose basic premise is that moving to more affluent ..
  92. TRAINING FOR CHILD PSYCHIATRY AND CHILD DEVELOPMENT
    Allan Reiss; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..D.'s, 2 Ph.D.'s). Former postdoctoral fellows from this program have obtained academic appointments and have made significant contributions to the research in child and adolescent psychiatry. ..