students

Summary

Summary: Individuals enrolled in a school or formal educational program.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Cohort profile: The Thai Cohort of 87,134 Open University students
    Adrian C Sleigh
    National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, ANU College of Medicine and Health Sciences, The Australian National University, Canberra, Australia
    Int J Epidemiol 37:266-72. 2008
  2. ncbi Stress and suicidal ideas in adolescent students in Chandigarh
    Priti Arun
    Department of Psychiatry, Government Medical College and Hospital, Chandigarh, India
    Indian J Med Sci 63:281-7. 2009
  3. ncbi Knowledge and practice of breast-self examination among female undergraduate students of Ahmadu Bello University Zaria, northwestern Nigeria
    U M D Gwarzo
    Department of Community Medicine, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria
    Ann Afr Med 8:55-8. 2009
  4. pmc Normative misperceptions and temporal precedence of perceived norms and drinking
    Clayton Neighbors
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Box 356560, Seattle, Washington 98195 6560, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 67:290-9. 2006
  5. doi Drinking at European universities? A review of students' alcohol use
    Matthias Wicki
    Swiss Institute for the Prevention of Alcohol and Drug Problems SIPA, Research Department, PO Box 870, CH 1001 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Addict Behav 35:913-24. 2010
  6. doi Can stand-alone computer-based interventions reduce alcohol consumption? A systematic review
    Zarnie Khadjesari
    e Health Unit, Research Department of Primary Care and Population Health, University College London, Royal Free Hospital, London, UK
    Addiction 106:267-82. 2011
  7. doi Randomized controlled trial of proactive web-based alcohol screening and brief intervention for university students
    Kypros Kypri
    School of Medicine and Public Health, David Maddison Clinical Sciences Bldg, University of Newcastle, Callaghan, New South Wales 2308, Australia
    Arch Intern Med 169:1508-14. 2009
  8. ncbi Prevalence of internet addiction and comparison of internet addicts and non-addicts in Iranian high schools
    Lily Ghassemzadeh
    Tarbiat Moallem University, Tehran, Iran
    Cyberpsychol Behav 11:731-3. 2008
  9. pmc Prevalence of substance use among college students in Eldoret, western Kenya
    Lukoye Atwoli
    Department of Mental Health, Moi University School of Medicine, PO Box 4606, Eldoret 30100, Kenya
    BMC Psychiatry 11:34. 2011
  10. doi A systematic review of randomized controlled trials: Web-based interventions for smoking cessation among adolescents, college students, and adults
    Heidi E Hutton
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 13:227-38. 2011

Research Grants

  1. Determinants of Maternal and Child Health in India
    Sonalde Desai; Fiscal Year: 2006
  2. NATIONAL WORKSHOP 'BLACK DENTISTRY IN THE 21ST CENTURY
    Michael Razzoog; Fiscal Year: 1991
  3. NATIONAL WORKSHOP ON BLACK DENTISTRY IN THE 21ST CENTURY
    Michael Razzoog; Fiscal Year: 1991
  4. The Effects of Insiderness on Data in the Dominican Republic
    MARIANO SANA; Fiscal Year: 2009
  5. UNM Initiative to Maximize Student Diversity (IMSD)
    MARGARET C WERNER WASHBURNE; Fiscal Year: 2010
  6. UNM Initiative to Maximize Student Diversity (IMSD)
    Margaret Werner Washburne; Fiscal Year: 2009
  7. UNM Initiative to Maximize Student Diversity (IMSD)
    Margaret Werner Washburne; Fiscal Year: 2009
  8. UNM Initiative to Maximize Student Diversity (IMSD)
    Margaret Werner Washburne; Fiscal Year: 2009
  9. The Effects of Insiderness on Data in the Dominican Republic
    MARIANO SANA; Fiscal Year: 2010
  10. Initiative for Maximizing Student Diversity in the Biomedical Sciences at Norther
    Alice Coulter Gibb; Fiscal Year: 2010

Detail Information

Publications263 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Cohort profile: The Thai Cohort of 87,134 Open University students
    Adrian C Sleigh
    National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, ANU College of Medicine and Health Sciences, The Australian National University, Canberra, Australia
    Int J Epidemiol 37:266-72. 2008
  2. ncbi Stress and suicidal ideas in adolescent students in Chandigarh
    Priti Arun
    Department of Psychiatry, Government Medical College and Hospital, Chandigarh, India
    Indian J Med Sci 63:281-7. 2009
    School students in India have a high stress level and high rate of deliberate self-harm...
  3. ncbi Knowledge and practice of breast-self examination among female undergraduate students of Ahmadu Bello University Zaria, northwestern Nigeria
    U M D Gwarzo
    Department of Community Medicine, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria
    Ann Afr Med 8:55-8. 2009
    ..We assessed knowledge and practice of breast-self examination (BSE) among female undergraduate students of Ahmadu Bello University Zaria, Nigeria.
  4. pmc Normative misperceptions and temporal precedence of perceived norms and drinking
    Clayton Neighbors
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Box 356560, Seattle, Washington 98195 6560, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 67:290-9. 2006
    Previous research has shown that students overestimate the drinking of their peers, and that perceived norms are strongly associated with drinking behavior...
  5. doi Drinking at European universities? A review of students' alcohol use
    Matthias Wicki
    Swiss Institute for the Prevention of Alcohol and Drug Problems SIPA, Research Department, PO Box 870, CH 1001 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Addict Behav 35:913-24. 2010
    High volumes of alcohol consumption and risky single occasion drinking (RSOD) among university students have been shown to be associated with considerable harm to both those who consume alcohol and their fellow students...
  6. doi Can stand-alone computer-based interventions reduce alcohol consumption? A systematic review
    Zarnie Khadjesari
    e Health Unit, Research Department of Primary Care and Population Health, University College London, Royal Free Hospital, London, UK
    Addiction 106:267-82. 2011
    ..To determine the effects of computer-based interventions aimed at reducing alcohol consumption in adult populations...
  7. doi Randomized controlled trial of proactive web-based alcohol screening and brief intervention for university students
    Kypros Kypri
    School of Medicine and Public Health, David Maddison Clinical Sciences Bldg, University of Newcastle, Callaghan, New South Wales 2308, Australia
    Arch Intern Med 169:1508-14. 2009
    University students drink more heavily than their nonstudent peers and are often unaware that their drinking is risky and exceeds normative levels...
  8. ncbi Prevalence of internet addiction and comparison of internet addicts and non-addicts in Iranian high schools
    Lily Ghassemzadeh
    Tarbiat Moallem University, Tehran, Iran
    Cyberpsychol Behav 11:731-3. 2008
    In this study, 1968 high-school students were selected randomly through clustering, who responded to the Persian version of four measures: the Internet Addiction Test (IAT), UCLA Loneliness Scale, Rosenberg Self-Esteem Scale, and Matson ..
  9. pmc Prevalence of substance use among college students in Eldoret, western Kenya
    Lukoye Atwoli
    Department of Mental Health, Moi University School of Medicine, PO Box 4606, Eldoret 30100, Kenya
    BMC Psychiatry 11:34. 2011
    Substance use among college and university students predicts substance related problems in later life. Few studies on this phenomenon have been carried out in low income countries, and most focus on primary and secondary school students...
  10. doi A systematic review of randomized controlled trials: Web-based interventions for smoking cessation among adolescents, college students, and adults
    Heidi E Hutton
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 13:227-38. 2011
    ..We performed a systematic review of randomized controlled trials (RCTs) of smoking cessation to evaluate the efficacy of Web-based interventions in adults, college students, and adolescents.
  11. pmc Proximity of fast-food restaurants to schools and adolescent obesity
    Brennan Davis
    School of Business and Management, Azusa Pacific University, Azusa, CA, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:505-10. 2009
    We examined the relationship between fast-food restaurants near schools and obesity among middle and high school students in California.
  12. ncbi Binge drinking and associated health risk behaviors among high school students
    Jacqueline W Miller
    Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy, NE, Mailstop K 55, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Pediatrics 119:76-85. 2007
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  13. doi Proposed diagnostic criteria and the screening and diagnosing tool of Internet addiction in college students
    Chih Hung Ko
    Department of Psychiatry, Kaohsiung Medical University Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Compr Psychiatry 50:378-84. 2009
    The aims of this study were to develop diagnostic criteria of Internet addiction for college students (DC-IA-C) with diagnostic interviews and to establish the optimal cutoff points of the Chen Internet Addiction Scale (CIAS) for the ..
  14. ncbi Early age of first drunkenness as a factor in college students' unplanned and unprotected sex attributable to drinking
    Ralph Hingson
    Boston University School of Public Health Social and Behavioral Sciences Department, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Pediatrics 111:34-41. 2003
    ..This study explores whether first getting drunk at a younger age is associated with a greater likelihood of college students reporting that they had unplanned or unprotected sexual intercourse because of their drinking.
  15. pmc Alcohol mixed with energy drinks: consumption patterns and motivations for use in U.S. college students
    Cecile A Marczinski
    Department of Psychological Science, Northern Kentucky University, Highland Heights, KY 41042, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 8:3232-45. 2011
    Binge drinking in college students is widespread and known to cause significant harms and health hazards for the drinker...
  16. ncbi Trends in college binge drinking during a period of increased prevention efforts. Findings from 4 Harvard School of Public Health College Alcohol Study surveys: 1993-2001
    Henry Wechsler
    Department of Health and Social Behavior at the Harvard School of Public Health in Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Am Coll Health 50:203-17. 2002
    The 2001 Harvard School of Public Health College Alcohol Study surveyed students at 119 4-year colleges that participated in the 1993, 1997, and 1999 studies...
  17. pmc Providing web-based feedback and social norms information to reduce student alcohol intake: a multisite investigation
    Bridgette M Bewick
    Academic Unit of Psychiatry and Behavioural Sciences, Leeds Institute of Health Sciences, University of Leeds, Leeds, United Kingdom
    J Med Internet Res 12:e59. 2010
    Unhealthy alcohol use among university students is cause for concern, yet the level of help seeking behavior for alcohol use is low within the student population...
  18. doi Smoking among university students: a gender analysis
    Ahmed Mandil
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, College of Medicine, King Saud University KSU, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    J Infect Public Health 3:179-87. 2010
    ..paper were to estimate the consumption patterns of tobacco use among King Saud University (KSU) undergraduate students; and investigate different risk factors which may contribute to tobacco use among female students...
  19. doi Stigma and help seeking for mental health among college students
    Daniel Eisenberg
    Department of Health Policy and Management, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 66:522-41. 2009
    ..Using a random sample of 5,555 students from a diverse set of 13 universities, we conducted one of the first empirical studies of the association of help-..
  20. doi Sleep patterns and predictors of disturbed sleep in a large population of college students
    Hannah G Lund
    Department of Psychology, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia, USA
    J Adolesc Health 46:124-32. 2010
    To characterize sleep patterns and predictors of poor sleep quality in a large population of college students. This study extends the 2006 National Sleep Foundation examination of sleep in early adolescence by examining sleep in older ..
  21. doi Curbing problem drinking with personalized-feedback interventions: a meta-analysis
    Heleen Riper
    Innovation Centre of Mental Health and Technology, Trimbos Institute Netherlands Institute of Mental Health and Addiction, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Am J Prev Med 36:247-55. 2009
    ..A meta-analysis was performed to examine the overall effectiveness of brief, single-session personalized-feedback interventions without therapeutic guidance...
  22. ncbi Motives and perceived consequences of nonmedical ADHD medication use by college students: are students treating themselves for attention problems?
    David L Rabiner
    Duke University, Durham, NC 27708, USA
    J Atten Disord 13:259-70. 2009
    This study examines why college students without a prescription take ADHD medication, what they perceive the consequences of this to be, and whether attention problems are associated with this behavior.
  23. pmc Alcohol use, partner type, and risky sexual behavior among college students: Findings from an event-level study
    Jennifer L Brown
    Center for Health and Behavior, Department of Psychology, Syracuse University, 430 Huntington Hall, Syracuse, New York 13244, USA jlbrow03syr edu
    Addict Behav 32:2940-52. 2007
    Alcohol use is prevalent among college students and may contribute to elevated rates of sexual risk taking. Using event-level data, the hypothesis that partner type would moderate the effect of alcohol consumption on condom use was tested...
  24. ncbi BASC-2 PRS profiles for students with high-functioning autism spectrum disorders
    Martin A Volker
    Department of Counseling, School and Educational Psychology, University at Buffalo, State University of New York, Buffalo, NY, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 40:188-99. 2010
    ..Screening indices suggested that the Developmental Social Disorders scale was highly effective in differentiating between the two groups...
  25. ncbi Caffeinated cocktails: energy drink consumption, high-risk drinking, and alcohol-related consequences among college students
    Mary Claire O'Brien
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 15:453-60. 2008
    ..This study examines the relationship between energy drink use, high-risk drinking behavior, and alcohol-related consequences...
  26. 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...
  27. doi The theory of planned behavior and binge drinking among undergraduate students: assessing the impact of habit strength
    Paul Norman
    Department of Psychology, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
    Addict Behav 36:502-7. 2011
    ..theory of planned behavior (TPB) to the prediction of binge drinking intentions and behavior among undergraduate students and to test whether habit strength explains additional variance in binge drinking behavior...
  28. ncbi Validity of the Pittsburgh Sleep Quality Index (PSQI) among Nigerian university students
    Olutayo O Aloba
    Department of Mental Health, Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospitals Complex, Ile Ife, Osun State, Nigeria
    Sleep Med 8:266-70. 2007
    ..problems and detection of them remain largely an unidentified public health issue, especially among university students. This study aims to assess the validity of the Pittsburgh Sleep Quality Index (PSQI) among Nigerian university ..
  29. pmc A survey of energy drink consumption patterns among college students
    Brenda M Malinauskas
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA
    Nutr J 6:35. 2007
    ..young adult consumers, there has been little research regarding energy drink consumption patterns among college students in the United States...
  30. ncbi International study of heavy drinking: attitudes and sociodemographic factors in university students
    Cecile Dantzer
    Department of Psychology, University of Savoy, Chambery, France
    J Am Coll Health 55:83-9. 2006
    The authors studied the prevalence of heavy drinking among students in 21 developed and developing countries using an anonymous survey of 7,846 male and 9,892 female students aged 17 to 30 years...
  31. ncbi Social inequalities in food exposure around schools in an urban area
    Yan Kestens
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine and Central Hospital Research Center, University of Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Am J Prev Med 39:33-40. 2010
    ..Although the positive association between area-level deprivation and fast-food outlets offering high-calorie foods has been well documented, few studies have evaluated food sources around school settings...
  32. ncbi Attitudes toward parenthood and awareness of fertility among postgraduate students in Sweden
    Agneta Skoog Svanberg
    Department of Women s and Children s Health, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Gend Med 3:187-95. 2006
    ..Postponing childbirth is becoming increasingly common in Western countries, especially among women with higher education...
  33. doi A brief social-belonging intervention improves academic and health outcomes of minority students
    Gregory M Walton
    Department of Psychology, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Science 331:1447-51. 2011
    ..The intervention was expected to be particularly beneficial to African-American students (N = 49), a stereotyped and socially marginalized group in academics, and less so to European-American students (..
  34. ncbi Female university students' attitudes to future motherhood and their understanding about fertility
    Tanja Tyden
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Döbelnsgatan 2, S 752 37, Uppsala, Sweden
    Eur J Contracept Reprod Health Care 11:181-9. 2006
    As highly educated women tend to postpone childbearing, the purpose was to explore female university students' attitudes to future motherhood and their understanding about fertility.
  35. ncbi Prevalence of pathological Internet use among university students and correlations with self-esteem, the General Health Questionnaire (GHQ), and disinhibition
    Katie Niemz
    Psychology Division, Nottingham Trent University, Nottingham, United Kingdom
    Cyberpsychol Behav 8:562-70. 2005
    ..common findings in the literature and provide more evidence for the existence of Internet addiction among students--a population considered to be especially vulnerable...
  36. doi An observational study of how young people search for online sexual health information
    Eric R Buhi
    Department of Community and Family Health, University of South Florida, College of Public Health, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
    J Am Coll Health 58:101-11. 2009
    ..Little is known about the quality of online sexual health information, how young people access the Internet to answer their sexual health questions, or an individual's ability to sort through myriad sources for accurate information...
  37. ncbi Internet addiction among Greek adolescent students
    Konstantinos E Siomos
    Psychiatric Unit, Medical School, University of Thessaly, Larissa, Greece
    Cyberpsychol Behav 11:653-7. 2008
    This research aimed to assess the prevalence of Internet addiction among Greek adolescent students, ages 12 to 18. The sample of 2,200 students was recruited from 120 classes among 85 schools in Thessaly, Greece...
  38. doi Active school transportation in the Greater Toronto Area, Canada: an exploration of trends in space and time (1986-2006)
    Ron N Buliung
    Department of Geography, University of Toronto at Mississauga, 3359 Mississauga Road N, Mississauga, Ontario, Canada
    Prev Med 48:507-12. 2009
    ..This study describes temporal and spatial trends in active transportation for school trips in the Greater Toronto Area, Canada's largest city-region...
  39. pmc Bullying behaviors among US youth: prevalence and association with psychosocial adjustment
    T R Nansel
    Division of Epidemiology, Statistics, and Prevention Research, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, 6100 Executive Blvd, Room 7B05, MSC 7510, Bethesda, MD 20892 7510, USA
    JAMA 285:2094-100. 2001
    ..Although violence among US youth is a current major concern, bullying is infrequently addressed and no national data on the prevalence of bullying are available...
  40. ncbi Peer influences on college drinking: a review of the research
    B Borsari
    Center for Health and Behavior, Syracuse University, NY 13244 2340, USA
    J Subst Abuse 13:391-424. 2001
    Peer pressure is consistently implicated in the excessive drinking of college students. However, both theory and empirical findings suggest that peer pressure is a combination of three distinct influences: overt offers of alcohol, ..
  41. ncbi Three strategies for changing attributions about severe mental illness
    P W Corrigan
    University of Chicago Center for Psychiatric Rehabilitation, Tinley Park, IL 60477, USA
    Schizophr Bull 27:187-95. 2001
    ..One hundred and fifty-two students at a community college were randomly assigned to one of the three strategies or a control condition...
  42. ncbi Effects of a brief motivational intervention with college student drinkers
    B Borsari
    Department of Psychology, Syracuse University, New York 13244 2340, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 68:728-33. 2000
    ..Sixty students who reported binge drinking 2 or more times in the past 30 days were randomly assigned to either a no-treatment ..
  43. doi Long-term effects of a parent and student intervention on alcohol use in adolescents: a cluster randomized controlled trial
    Ina M Koning
    Trimbos Institute, Netherlands Institute of Mental Health and Addiction, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Am J Prev Med 40:541-7. 2011
    ..Early onset of drinking among Dutch adolescents is highly prevalent. A lower age of onset is associated with several developmental and social risks...
  44. pmc Basic math in monkeys and college students
    Jessica F Cantlon
    Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, Center for Cognitive Neuroscience, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America
    PLoS Biol 5:e328. 2007
    ..Our data demonstrate that nonverbal arithmetic is not unique to humans but is instead part of an evolutionarily primitive system for mathematical thinking shared by monkeys...
  45. pmc Perceptions and behaviors related to hand hygiene for the prevention of H1N1 influenza transmission among Korean university students during the peak pandemic period
    Jae Hyun Park
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Sungkyunkwan University College of Medicine, Suwon, Korea
    BMC Infect Dis 10:222. 2010
    ..This study was performed to better assess the perceptions, motivating factors, and behaviors associated with the use of hand washing to prevent H1N1 influenza transmission during the peak pandemic period in Korea...
  46. doi Me and my 400 friends: the anatomy of college students' Facebook networks, their communication patterns, and well-being
    Adriana M Manago
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    Dev Psychol 48:369-80. 2012
    ..socialization context of Facebook during the transition to adulthood, an online survey was distributed to college students at a large urban university; participants answered questions about their relationships by systematically sampling ..
  47. ncbi Absolute pitch among American and Chinese conservatory students: prevalence differences, and evidence for a speech-related critical period
    Diana Deutsch
    Department of Psychology, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093, USA
    J Acoust Soc Am 119:719-22. 2006
    ..Music conservatory students in the U.S. and China were tested...
  48. pmc Improving educational achievement and anaemia of school children: design of a cluster randomised trial of school-based malaria prevention and enhanced literacy instruction in Kenya
    Simon Brooker
    Malaria Public Health and Epidemiology Group, Kenya Medical Research Institute Wellcome Trust Research Programme, Nairobi, Kenya
    Trials 11:93. 2010
    ..This study aims to evaluate the impact of school-based malaria prevention and enhanced literacy instruction on the health and educational achievement of school children in Kenya...
  49. pmc Individual-level interventions to reduce college student drinking: a meta-analytic review
    Kate B Carey
    Center for Health and Behavior, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY 13244 2340, USA
    Addict Behav 32:2469-94. 2007
    ..b>Students receiving interventions also reported fewer alcohol-related problems over longer intervals...
  50. pmc Food consumption frequency and perceived stress and depressive symptoms among students in three European countries
    Rafael T Mikolajczyk
    Faculty of Sport, Health and Social Care, University of Gloucestershire, Oxstalls Lane, Gloucester GL2 9HW, UK
    Nutr J 8:31. 2009
    ....
  51. ncbi Normative beliefs, misperceptions, and heavy episodic drinking in a british student sample
    John McAlaney
    School of Social Sciences, University of Paisley, Paisley, Scotland, UK
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 68:385-92. 2007
    ..S. college system. The aim of the current study, therefore, was to investigate heavy episodic drinking and normative misperceptions in a U.K. university setting...
  52. ncbi Prevalence of daily breakfast intake, iron deficiency anaemia and awareness of being anaemic among Saudi school students
    Bahaa Abalkhail
    Department of Community Medicine and Primary Heath Care, College of Medicine and Allied Health Sciences, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
    Int J Food Sci Nutr 53:519-28. 2002
    ..The objectives of this study were to identify the nutritional habits and the prevalence of anaemia among school students in Jeddah, as well as to recognize the students' awareness of their anaemic nutritional status...
  53. pmc Effect of school district policy change on consumption of sugar-sweetened beverages among high school students, Boston, Massachusetts, 2004-2006
    Angie L Cradock
    Department of Society, Human Development and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 8:A74. 2011
    ..The objective of this study was to determine whether high school students' consumption of sugar-sweetened beverages declined after this new policy was implemented.
  54. ncbi Web-based screening and brief intervention for hazardous drinking: a double-blind randomized controlled trial
    Kypros Kypri
    Injury Prevention Research Unit, University of Otago Medical School, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Addiction 99:1410-7. 2004
    ..However, problems have been highlighted with respect to its implementation in health-care systems, not least of which is a reluctance of some doctors to discuss alcohol proactively with their patients...
  55. ncbi Internet addiction and psychiatric symptoms among Korean adolescents
    Keum Seong Jang
    College of Nursing, Chonam National University, Chonam Research Institute of Nursing Science, 5 Hak dong, Dong Gu, Gwangju 501 746, Republic of Korea
    J Sch Health 78:165-71. 2008
    ....
  56. doi Mental health problems and help-seeking behavior among college students
    Justin Hunt
    Division of Health Services Research, Department of Psychiatry, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, Arkansas 72205, USA
    J Adolesc Health 46:3-10. 2010
    Mental disorders are as prevalent among college students as same-aged non-students, and these disorders appear to be increasing in number and severity...
  57. doi Energy-drink consumption in college students and associated factors
    Sema Attila
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    Nutrition 27:316-22. 2011
    To investigate the frequency of energy-drink consumption and associated factors in a group of college students.
  58. pmc Is the health and wellbeing of university students associated with their academic performance? Cross sectional findings from the United Kingdom
    Walid El Ansari
    Faculty of Sport, Health and Social Care, University of Gloucestershire, Gloucester, UK
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 7:509-27. 2010
    ..the associations between health awareness, health behaviour, subjective health status, and satisfaction of students with their educational experience as independent variables and three outcomes of educational achievement as ..
  59. ncbi Lifestyle risk factors of students: a cluster analytical approach
    Lorna J Dodd
    Department of Psychology and Counselling, Newman University College, Genners Lane, Bartley Green, Birmingham, B32 3NT, United Kingdom
    Prev Med 51:73-7. 2010
    Unhealthy lifestyle behaviours have been identified as a problem amongst students. This present study investigated the prevalence and clustering of five lifestyle risk factors within a UK Higher Education (HE) institution during the ..
  60. pmc Dirt cheap and without prescription: how susceptible are young US consumers to purchasing drugs from rogue internet pharmacies?
    Lana Ivanitskaya
    The Herbert H and Grace A Dow College of Health Professions, Central Michigan University, Mount Pleasant, MI, USA
    J Med Internet Res 12:e11. 2010
    ..This study examined how well students enrolled in a U.S. higher education institution could identify clearly unsafe pharmacies.
  61. ncbi Population-based study of asymptomatic infection with Chlamydia trachomatis among female and male students
    Hirohisa Imai
    Department of Epidemiology, National Institute of Public Health, Wako Shi, Saitama 351 0197, Japan
    Int J STD AIDS 21:362-6. 2010
    There are few epidemiological studies of asymptomatic chlamydial infection among students in non-medical settings with minimal bias and improved accuracy; thus, useful data from screening among students are limited...
  62. pmc Modeling seasonal influenza outbreak in a closed college campus: impact of pre-season vaccination, in-season vaccination and holidays/breaks
    Kristin L Nichol
    Research Service, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e9548. 2010
    College and university students experience substantial morbidity from influenza and influenza-like illness, and they can benefit substantially from vaccination...
  63. pmc Household effects of school closure during pandemic (H1N1) 2009, Pennsylvania, USA
    Thomas L Gift
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 16:1315-7. 2010
    ..b>Students spent 77% of the closure days at home, 69% of students visited at least 1 other location, and 79% of households ..
  64. pmc Precursor or sequela: pathological disorders in people with Internet addiction disorder
    Guangheng Dong
    Department of Psychology, Zhejiang Normal University, Jinhua, People s Republic of China
    PLoS ONE 6:e14703. 2011
    ....
  65. ncbi Personal, family, social, and environmental correlates of active commuting to school
    Anna Timperio
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Deakin University, Melbourne, Victoria, and The Children s Hospital at Westmead, University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Am J Prev Med 30:45-51. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine personal, family, social, and environmental correlates of active commuting to school among children...
  66. ncbi Physical activity and sports team participation: associations with academic outcomes in middle school and high school students
    Claudia K Fox
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of General Pediatrics, University of Minnesota, 717 Delaware St, 3rd Floor, Minneapolis, MN 55414, USA
    J Sch Health 80:31-7. 2010
    ..studies have found that higher physical activity levels are associated with greater academic achievement among students. However, it remains unclear whether associations are due to the physical activity itself or sports team ..
  67. ncbi Cardiac arrest in schools
    Katayoun Lotfi
    Emergency Medical Services Division, Public Health Seattle and King County, 401 Fifth Ave, Suite 1200, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Circulation 116:1374-9. 2007
    ..The purpose of the present study is to improve understanding of the epidemiology of cardiac arrest in the school setting, with a special focus on the role of school-based automated external defibrillators...
  68. doi Travel health risk perceptions and prevention behaviors of US study abroad students
    Laurie B Hartjes
    University of Wisconsin Madison School of Nursing, Madison, WI 53792, USA
    J Travel Med 16:338-43. 2009
    The number of American study abroad students increased more than 150% in the past decade, along with growth in destinations with increased health risks...
  69. ncbi Relative efficacy of a brief motivational intervention for college student drinkers
    J G Murphy
    Department of Psychology, Auburn University, Alabama 36849 5214, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 15:373-9. 2001
    The authors evaluated the efficacy of Brief Alcohol Screening and Intervention for College Students (BASICS: L. A. Dimeff, J. S. Baer, D. R. Kivlahan, & G. A...
  70. ncbi Age and gender differences in objectively measured physical activity in youth
    Stewart G Trost
    School of Human Movement Studies, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 34:350-5. 2002
    The purpose of this study was to evaluate age and gender differences in objectively measured physical activity (PA) in a population-based sample of students in grades 1-12.
  71. doi Electronic screening and brief intervention for risky drinking in Swedish university students--a randomized controlled trial
    Diana Stark Ekman
    Division of Social Medicine and Public Health Science, Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Addict Behav 36:654-9. 2011
    ..in alcohol consumption over time after a series of e-SBIs was conducted with two groups of young adult students who were considered risky drinkers...
  72. pmc Change in dietary energy density after implementation of the Texas Public School Nutrition Policy
    Jason A Mendoza
    US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service Children s Nutrition Research Center, Academic General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, and Dan L Duncan Cancer Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030 2600, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 110:434-40. 2010
    ..Two years of lunch food records were collected from middle school students in Southeast Texas at three public middle schools: baseline (2001-2002) and 1 year after implementation of the ..
  73. doi Understanding college students' fruit consumption. Integrating habit strength in the theory of planned behaviour
    Gert Jan de Bruijn
    Department of Communication Science, Amsterdam School of Communications Research ASCoR, University of Amsterdam, Kloveniersburgwal 48, 1012 CX Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Appetite 54:16-22. 2010
    ..Cross-sectional data were available from undergraduate students (n=538; mean age=21.19; S.D.=2...
  74. ncbi Self-medication amongst university students of Karachi: prevalence, knowledge and attitudes
    Syed Nabeel Zafar
    Aga Khan University, Karachi
    J Pak Med Assoc 58:214-7. 2008
    To determine the prevalence, attitude and knowledge of self-medication amongst university students of Karachi, Pakistan.
  75. ncbi Associations among condom use, sexual behavior, and knowledge about HIV/AIDS. A study of 13,293 public school students
    Vilma Tapia-Aguirre
    National School of Public Health of Mexico, Instituto Nacional de Salud Publica, Mexican Ministry of Health, Cuernavaca, Morelos, Mexico
    Arch Med Res 35:334-43. 2004
    ..This school-based study explored associations between Mexican young people's condom use, other sexual behaviors, and HIV/AIDS knowledge...
  76. doi Connecting to young adults: an online social network survey of beliefs and attitudes associated with prescription opioid misuse among college students
    Sarah Lord
    1National Development and Research Institutes, New York, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 46:66-76. 2011
    ..of motives and attitudes associated with patterns of nonmedical prescription opioid medication use among college students was conducted on Facebook, a popular online social networking Web site...
  77. doi Is use of the human papillomavirus vaccine among female college students related to human papillomavirus knowledge and risk perception?
    Andrea S Licht
    Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Elm and Carlton, Buffalo, New York 14263, USA
    Sex Transm Infect 86:74-8. 2010
    ..The aims of this study were to assess HPV vaccination rates and to examine whether knowledge and risk perceptions regarding HPV were associated with the reported use of the HPV vaccine among female college students.
  78. ncbi Young students' use of the Internet for mental health information and support
    A Horgan
    Catherine McAuley School of Nursing and Midwifery, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 17:117-23. 2010
    ..This quantitative descriptive study aimed to elicit the views of 922 University students, aged between 18 and 24 years, on using the Internet for mental health information and support...
  79. ncbi Persistence of heavy drinking and ensuing consequences at heavy drinking colleges
    Toben F Nelson
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, 55454, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 70:726-34. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine drinking levels, related harms, and secondhand effects of alcohol use at heavy drinking colleges between 1993 and 2005 at colleges with high levels of drinking in 1993...
  80. doi Poll results: look who's doping
    Brendan Maher
    Nature 452:674-5. 2008
  81. ncbi Positive and negative consequences of alcohol consumption in college students
    Crystal L Park
    Department of Connecticut, University of Connecticut, 406 Babbidge Road Unit 1020, Storrs, CT 06296, USA
    Addict Behav 29:311-21. 2004
    While the negative consequences of alcohol use in college students are well known, less is known about the relationships of these consequences to alcohol consumption patterns...
  82. ncbi Self-medication practices with antibiotics and antimalarials among Sudanese undergraduate university students
    Abdelmoneim I Awad
    Faculty of Pharmacy, Department of Pharmacy Practice, Kuwait University, Kuwait City, Kuwait
    Ann Pharmacother 41:1249-55. 2007
    ..In many developing countries, up to 60-80% of health problems are self-medicated...
  83. doi Childbearing, the desire to have children, and awareness about the impact of age on female fertility among Finnish university students
    Aira Virtala
    Finnish Student Health Service, Tampere, Finland
    Eur J Contracept Reprod Health Care 16:108-15. 2011
    To describe Finnish university students' childbearing histories, desires concerning childbearing, and awareness regarding the impact of age on female fertility.
  84. doi Development of a Web-based alcohol intervention for university students: processes and challenges
    Jonathan Hallett
    WA Centre for Health Promotion Research, Curtin University, Perth, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 28:31-9. 2009
    ..We describe the process of developing and implementing an electronic screening and brief intervention in a large university population...
  85. ncbi Effects of Tai Chi exercise on physical and mental health of college students
    Yong Tai Wang
    Department of Physical Therapy, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Am J Chin Med 32:453-9. 2004
    ..The purpose of this pilot study is to examine the effects of Tai Chi Quan, a body-mind harmony exercise, on college students' perceptions of their physical and mental health...
  86. ncbi School bullying and tackling strategies in Hong Kong
    Dennis S W Wong
    Department of Applied Social Studies, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Int J Offender Ther Comp Criminol 48:537-53. 2004
    ..Other than suppressive tactics, adopting a comprehensive antibullying strategy such as assisting students to develop adequate self-competency, strong social skills, and good relationships with parents and teachers seems ..
  87. ncbi Beliefs and attitudes related to narghile (waterpipe) smoking among university students in Syria
    Wasim Maziak
    Syrian Center for Tobacco Studies, Institute of Epidemiology and Social Medicine, University of Muenster, Germany
    Ann Epidemiol 14:646-54. 2004
    ..To assess the beliefs and attitudes related to narghile (waterpipe) smoking that are likely to contribute to its increased popularity among young people in Syria...
  88. doi Observed sex differences in fast-food consumption and nutrition self-assessments and beliefs of college students
    Kristin L Morse
    Department of Nutrition and Health Sciences, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE 68583 0806, USA
    Nutr Res 29:173-9. 2009
    Americans frequently eat fast foods, but do college students? The objective was to determine the influence of sex on fast-food consumption and nutrition self-assessments and beliefs of a group of college students...
  89. doi Prevalence of pediculosis capitis among schoolchildren in Greece and risk factors: a questionnaire survey
    Vladeni Soultana
    Dermatology Clinic, Medical School, University of Thessaly, Thessaly, Greece
    Pediatr Dermatol 26:701-5. 2009
    ..The number of family members was correlated positively with the risk of being infected with pediculosis at least once. The children's gender, their age, and family size were correlated with the risk of infection...
  90. ncbi Bullying, psychosocial adjustment, and academic performance in elementary school
    Gwen M Glew
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington School of Medicine, 1959 NE Pacific Street, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 159:1026-31. 2005
    ..However, no large studies in the United States have examined the prevalence of bullying during elementary school or its association with objective measures of school attendance and achievement...
  91. doi The relationship between life satisfaction and health behavior: a cross-cultural analysis of young adults
    Nina Grant
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London, WC1E 6BT, UK
    Int J Behav Med 16:259-68. 2009
    ..Positive well-being has been associated with a range of favorable health outcomes. The contribution of health-promoting behaviors is unclear...
  92. doi Drinking and alcohol-related harm among New Zealand university students: findings from a national Web-based survey
    Kypros Kypri
    School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Newcastle, Callaghan, New South Wales, Australia
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 33:307-14. 2009
    Alcohol-related harm is pervasive among college students in the United States of America and Canada, where a third to half of undergraduates binge drink at least fortnightly. There have been no national studies outside North America...
  93. ncbi An interactive web-based method of outreach to college students at risk for suicide
    Ann Haas
    American Foundation for Suicide Prevention AFSP, New York, NY 10005, USA
    J Am Coll Health 57:15-22. 2008
    From 2002 to 2005, the authors tested an interactive, Web-based method to encourage college students at risk for suicide to seek treatment.
  94. ncbi Repeated measures of recent headache, neck and upper back pain in Australian adolescents
    K Grimmer
    Centre for Allied Health Evidence, University of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia
    Cephalalgia 26:843-51. 2006
    ..Commencing in 1999, we followed a cohort of South Australian students through 5 years of secondary schooling...
  95. ncbi School absenteeism and school refusal behavior in youth: a contemporary review
    Christopher A Kearney
    Department of Psychology, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, Las Vegas, NV 89154 5030, USA
    Clin Psychol Rev 28:451-71. 2008
    ....
  96. ncbi A cohort study among university students: identification of risk factors for Epstein-Barr virus seroconversion and infectious mononucleosis
    Dorothy H Crawford
    Clinical and Molecular Virology Laboratory, School of Biomedical Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Summerhall, Edinburgh, EH9 1QH, United Kingdom
    Clin Infect Dis 43:276-82. 2006
    ..A vaccine against Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) infection is in clinical trials. Up-to-date information on risk factors for EBV infection and infectious mononucleosis (IM) among young adults is required to inform a vaccination strategy...
  97. pmc Correlates of cigarette smoking among male college students in Karachi, Pakistan
    Shafquat Rozi
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Department of Community Health Sciences, Aga Khan University, Stadium Road, PO Box 3500, Karachi, Pakistan
    BMC Public Health 7:312. 2007
    ..Therefore, it is important to understand the factors that might influence their smoking habit. Our study aims to assess the influence of factors that encourage college students to smoke cigarettes.
  98. ncbi A review of studies of sexual behaviour of school students in sub-Saharan Africa
    Sylvia F Kaaya
    Department of Psychiatry, Muhimbili University College of Health Sciences, Dares Salaam, Tanzania
    Scand J Public Health 30:148-60. 2002
    This is a review of articles on sexual behaviour of school students in sub-Saharan Africa published between 1987 and 1999. The objective was to describe what is known in this regard and identify gaps in knowledge.
  99. ncbi The nature of adolescents' relationships with their "very important" nonparental adults
    Margaret R Beam
    University of California Irvine, USA
    Am J Community Psychol 30:305-25. 2002
    ..Theoretical and practical implications of these findings are discussed...
  100. ncbi Dietary, physical activity and sedentary behaviour among Australian secondary students in 2005
    Maree Scully
    Centre for Behavioural Research in Cancer, The Cancer Council Victoria, 1 Rathdowne Street, Carlton, Victoria 3053, Australia
    Health Promot Int 22:236-45. 2007
    The aim of this study was to provide a current assessment of Australian secondary students' self-reported dietary, physical activity and sedentary behaviour...
  101. pmc Objectively measured physical activity in urban alternative high school students
    John R Sirard
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 40:2088-95. 2008
    Alternative high school (AHS) students are an underserved population of youth at greater risk for poor health behaviors and outcomes. Little is known about their physical activity patterns.

Research Grants145 found, 100 shown here

  1. Determinants of Maternal and Child Health in India
    Sonalde Desai; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  2. NATIONAL WORKSHOP 'BLACK DENTISTRY IN THE 21ST CENTURY
    Michael Razzoog; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ....
  3. NATIONAL WORKSHOP ON BLACK DENTISTRY IN THE 21ST CENTURY
    Michael Razzoog; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ....
  4. The Effects of Insiderness on Data in the Dominican Republic
    MARIANO SANA; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  5. UNM Initiative to Maximize Student Diversity (IMSD)
    MARGARET C WERNER WASHBURNE; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Our IMSD prepares at least 40 students for graduate school, and supports at least 10 graduate students to complete their degrees in biomedical, ..
  6. UNM Initiative to Maximize Student Diversity (IMSD)
    Margaret Werner Washburne; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Our IMSD prepares at least 40 students for graduate school, and supports at least 10 graduate students to complete their degrees in biomedical, ..
  7. UNM Initiative to Maximize Student Diversity (IMSD)
    Margaret Werner Washburne; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Our IMSD prepares at least 40 students for graduate school, and supports at least 10 graduate students to complete their degrees in biomedical, ..
  8. UNM Initiative to Maximize Student Diversity (IMSD)
    Margaret Werner Washburne; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Our IMSD prepares at least 40 students for graduate school, and supports at least 10 graduate students to complete their degrees in biomedical, ..
  9. The Effects of Insiderness on Data in the Dominican Republic
    MARIANO SANA; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  10. Initiative for Maximizing Student Diversity in the Biomedical Sciences at Norther
    Alice Coulter Gibb; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..improve retention, academic achievement and, ultimately, graduate school enrollment of underrepresented minority students in biomedical research fields...
  11. CUMC Community-Oriented Primary Care Research Endowment
    Cam Enarson; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..to establish a Community-Oriented Primary Care (COPC) Public Health Research Endowment to build capacity to train students in COPC public health research in underserved communities...
  12. CUMC Community-Oriented Primary Care Research Endowment
    Cam Enarson; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..to establish a Community-Oriented Primary Care (COPC) Public Health Research Endowment to build capacity to train students in COPC public health research in underserved communities...
  13. CUMC Community-Oriented Primary Care Research Endowment
    Cam Enarson; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..to establish a Community-Oriented Primary Care (COPC) Public Health Research Endowment to build capacity to train students in COPC public health research in underserved communities...
  14. Determinants of Maternal and Child Health in India
    Sonalde Desai; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  15. Determinants of Maternal and Child Health in India
    Sonalde Desai; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  16. Determinants of Maternal and Child Health in India
    Sonalde Desai; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  17. DEMOGRAPHIC INFLUENCES ON FAMILY AND SCHOOL TRANSITIONS
    ROBERT MARE; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ....
  18. DEMOGRAPHIC INFLUENCES ON FAMILY AND SCHOOL TRANSITIONS
    Christopher Winship; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ....
  19. FORMATION AND STABILITY OF MARITAL AND COHABITING UNIONS
    Larry Bumpass; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..Our earlier work will be extended with particular emphasis on material relating to separation experience collected from persons separated in the last 10 years...
  20. DYNAMICS OF FAMILY WELL-BEING DURING ECONOMIC CRISIS
    John Strauss; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ....
  21. DYNAMICS OF FAMILY WELL-BEING DURING ECONOMIC CRISIS
    John Strauss; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  22. DYNAMICS OF FAMILY WELL-BEING DURING ECONOMIC CRISIS
    John Strauss; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ....
  23. CAREER-ENTRY PROCESS AND YOUNG MEN'S MARITAL BEHAVIOR
    VALERIE OPPENHEIMER; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..A major goal is to assess the relative importance of the career maturity and engagement variables in explaining the large black/white differences in marriage timing and marital instability...
  24. FAMILIES, COMMUNITIES AND YOUTH OUTCOMES IN SOUTH AFRICA
    David Lam; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The project will also analyze the effect of economic shocks and family disruption on the outcomes of young people such as school enrollment grade advancement and employment...
  25. FAMILIES, COMMUNITIES AND YOUTH OUTCOMES IN SOUTH AFRICA
    David Lam; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The project will also analyze the effect of economic shocks and family disruption on the outcomes of young people such as school enrollment grade advancement and employment...
  26. FAMILIES, COMMUNITIES AND YOUTH OUTCOMES IN SOUTH AFRICA
    David Lam; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The project will also analyze the effect of economic shocks and family disruption on the outcomes of young people such as school enrollment grade advancement and employment...
  27. FAMILIES, COMMUNITIES AND YOUTH OUTCOMES IN SOUTH AFRICA
    David Lam; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The project will also analyze the effect of economic shocks and family disruption on the outcomes of young people such as school enrollment grade advancement and employment...
  28. FAMILIES, COMMUNITIES AND YOUTH OUTCOMES IN SOUTH AFRICA
    David Lam; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The project will also analyze the effect of economic shocks and family disruption on the outcomes of young people such as school enrollment grade advancement and employment...
  29. Health, Environment and Social Structure in India
    REEVE VANNEMAN; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..3. Build institutional linkages between premiere scholars in the field of environmental studies, economics, sociology and public health in India and the United States. ..
  30. Health, Environment and Social Structure in India
    REEVE VANNEMAN; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..3. Build institutional linkages between premiere scholars in the field of environmental studies, economics, sociology and public health in India and the United States. ..
  31. PREPARE: Post-Baccalaureate Research Education Program and Retention Enhancement
    JAMBOOR VISHWANATHA; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Entry of underrepresented minority students into doctoral study in the biomedical sciences in Texas, and indeed, in the nation, remains low despite ..
  32. PREPARE: Post-Baccalaureate Research Education Program and Retention Enhancement
    JAMBOOR VISHWANATHA; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Entry of underrepresented minority students into doctoral study in the biomedical sciences in Texas, and indeed, in the nation, remains low despite ..
  33. PREPARE: Post-Baccalaureate Research Education Program and Retention Enhancement
    JAMBOOR VISHWANATHA; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Entry of underrepresented minority students into doctoral study in the biomedical sciences in Texas, and indeed, in the nation, remains low despite ..
  34. PREPARE: Post-Baccalaureate Research Education Program and Retention Enhancement
    JAMBOOR VISHWANATHA; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Entry of underrepresented minority students into doctoral study in the biomedical sciences in Texas, and indeed, in the nation, remains low despite ..
  35. Female Anti-Problem Drinking Group & Campus Initiatives
    Joseph LaBrie; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..monthly alcohol-related programs with faculty/staff, and on-going alcohol and women's health programs for students. It is hypothesized that students attending WISE UP groups will report fewer alcohol-related problems, decreased ..
  36. Female Anti-Problem Drinking Group & Campus Initiatives
    Joseph LaBrie; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..monthly alcohol-related programs with faculty/staff, and on-going alcohol and women's health programs for students. It is hypothesized that students attending WISE UP groups will report fewer alcohol-related problems, decreased ..
  37. Drug Abuse Trajectories in the Transition to Adulthood: Risk Factors and Outcomes
    Amelia M Arria; Fiscal Year: 2010
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): An estimated 21 percent of the nation's 7.5 million full-time college students have used an illicit drug in the past month...
  38. Internet as Supplier: Preventing Adolescent Use of Non-Medical Addictive Rx
    Amelia M Arria; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This study will obtain information directly from adolescents about their use of the internet and other sources to obtain drugs. ..
  39. The Natural History and Consequences of Ecstasy Use
    Amelia Arria; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..broader implications for the description and prediction of illicit drug use patterns in general among college students. A longitudinal prospective study of a large sample of college students at the University of Maryland, College ..
  40. Internet as Supplier: Preventing Adolescent Use of Non-Medical Addictive Rx
    Amelia Arria; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This study will obtain information directly from adolescents about their use of the internet and other sources to obtain drugs. ..
  41. Drug Abuse Trajectories in the Transition to Adulthood: Risk Factors and Outcomes
    Amelia Arria; Fiscal Year: 2009
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): An estimated 21 percent of the nation's 7.5 million full-time college students have used an illicit drug in the past month...
  42. The Natural History and Consequences of Ecstasy Use
    Amelia Arria; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..broader implications for the description and prediction of illicit drug use patterns in general among college students. A longitudinal prospective study of a large sample of college students at the University of Maryland, College ..
  43. The Natural History and Consequences of Ecstasy Use
    Amelia Arria; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..broader implications for the description and prediction of illicit drug use patterns in general among college students. A longitudinal prospective study of a large sample of college students at the University of Maryland, College ..
  44. The Natural History and Consequences of Ecstasy Use
    Amelia Arria; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..broader implications for the description and prediction of illicit drug use patterns in general among college students. A longitudinal prospective study of a large sample of college students at the University of Maryland, College ..
  45. The Natural History and Consequences of Ecstasy Use
    Amelia Arria; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..broader implications for the description and prediction of illicit drug use patterns in general among college students. A longitudinal prospective study of a large sample of college students at the University of Maryland, College ..
  46. The Natural History and Consequences of Ecstasy Use
    Amelia Arria; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..broader implications for the description and prediction of illicit drug use patterns in general among college students. A longitudinal prospective study of a large sample of college students at the University of Maryland, College ..
  47. The Natural History and Consequences of Ecstasy Use
    Amelia Arria; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..broader implications for the description and prediction of illicit drug use patterns in general among college students. A longitudinal prospective study of a large sample of college students at the University of Maryland, College ..
  48. Depression Prevention Program for High-Risk Adolescents
    Eric Stice; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Thus, the proposed project should provide a rigorous evaluation of this promising brief prevention program and should advance knowledge regarding the prevention of this pernicious psychiatric problem. ..
  49. TEST OF A DISSONANCE EATING DISORDER PREVENTION PROGRAM
    Eric Stice; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Thus, the proposed study should be the definitive test of this new promising eating disorder prevention program and should significantly advance our knowledge regarding the prevention of this pervasive psychiatric problem. ..
  50. Eating Disorders Prevention: An Effectiveness Trial for At-Risk College Students
    ERIC M contact STICE; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..inducing activities that decrease thin-ideal internalization in high-risk female high school and college students with body dissatisfaction reduces eating disorder risk factors, eating disorder symptoms, and risk for onset of ..
  51. Risk and Maintenance Factors for Bulimic Pathology
    Eric Stice; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  52. TEST OF A DISSONANCE EATING DISORDER PREVENTION PROGRAM
    Eric Stice; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Thus, the proposed study should be the definitive test of this new promising eating disorder prevention program and should significantly advance our knowledge regarding the prevention of this pervasive psychiatric problem. ..
  53. Depression Prevention Program for High-Risk Adolescents
    Eric Stice; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Thus, the proposed project should provide a rigorous evaluation of this promising brief prevention program and should advance knowledge regarding the prevention of this pernicious psychiatric problem. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  54. Risk and Maintenance Factors for Bulimic Pathology
    Eric Stice; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  55. Eating Disorder Prevention Program Effectiveness Trial
    Eric Stice; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..g. will use random assignment, an attention control condition, blinded diagnostic interviews, multiple-reporter data, and a long-term follow-up). ..
  56. Relation of Consummatory and Anticipatory Food Reward to Obesity
    Eric Stice; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..An improved understanding of the neural substrates that contribute to obesity should inform the development of more effective prevention and treatment interventions for this pernicious medical condition. ..
  57. Depression Prevention Program for High-Risk Adolescents
    Eric Stice; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Thus, the proposed project should provide a rigorous evaluation of this promising brief prevention program and should advance knowledge regarding the prevention of this pernicious psychiatric problem. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  58. TAILORED COMMUNICATIONS FOR COLORECTAL CANCER SCREENING
    CHARLES BASCH; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..This proposal addresses the need for research assessing tailored communications to increase CRC screening in minority groups. ..
  59. Evaluating Alternative Retinopathy Screening Approaches
    CHARLES BASCH; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..These interventions are practical, have potential for widespread dissemination, and can translate basic and clinical research to achieve public health benefits. ..
  60. Evaluating Alternative Retinopathy Screening Approaches
    CHARLES BASCH; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..These interventions are practical, have potential for widespread dissemination, and can translate basic and clinical research to achieve public health benefits. ..
  61. Evaluating Alternative Retinopathy Screening Approaches
    CHARLES BASCH; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..These interventions are practical, have potential for widespread dissemination, and can translate basic and clinical research to achieve public health benefits. ..
  62. TAILORED COMMUNICATIONS FOR COLORECTAL CANCER SCREENING
    CHARLES BASCH; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..This proposal addresses the need for research assessing tailored communications to increase CRC screening in minority groups. ..
  63. TAILORED COMMUNICATIONS FOR COLORECTAL CANCER SCREENING
    CHARLES BASCH; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..This proposal addresses the need for research assessing tailored communications to increase CRC screening in minority groups. ..
  64. Evaluating Alternative Retinopathy Screening Approaches
    CHARLES BASCH; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..These interventions are practical, have potential for widespread dissemination, and can translate basic and clinical research to achieve public health benefits. ..
  65. Alcohol-Related Risky Sex Prevention
    Melissa Lewis; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..is to reduce alcohol consumption, alcohol-related risky sex, and their negative consequences among college students. Specific aims of this research will be accomplished in three distinct studies...
  66. Identity & Context in HIV Prevention for Hispanic Youth
    SETH SCHWARTZ; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  67. The Role of Culture in Thriving and Risk Behavior in Hispanic Adolescents
    Seth J Schwartz; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Provided that our hypotheses are supported, this will suggest that family strengthening interventions may be important for Hispanic immigrant families - a sizeable and rapidly growing segment of the U.S. population. ..
  68. Identity & Context in HIV Prevention for Hispanic Youth
    SETH SCHWARTZ; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  69. The Role of Culture in Thriving and Risk Behavior in Hispanic Adolescents
    SETH SCHWARTZ; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Provided that our hypotheses are supported, this will suggest that family strengthening interventions may be important for Hispanic immigrant families - a sizeable and rapidly growing segment of the U.S. population. ..
  70. Alcohol-Related Risky Sex Prevention
    Melissa Lewis; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..is to reduce alcohol consumption, alcohol-related risky sex, and their negative consequences among college students. Specific aims of this research will be accomplished in three distinct studies...
  71. The Role of Culture in Thriving and Risk Behavior in Hispanic Adolescents
    Seth J Schwartz; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Provided that our hypotheses are supported, this will suggest that family strengthening interventions may be important for Hispanic immigrant families - a sizeable and rapidly growing segment of the U.S. population. ..
  72. The Role of Culture in Thriving and Risk Behavior in Hispanic Adolescents
    Seth J Schwartz; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Provided that our hypotheses are supported, this will suggest that family strengthening interventions may be important for Hispanic immigrant families - a sizeable and rapidly growing segment of the U.S. population. ..
  73. Children's Dietary Recalls: Methodology and Accuracy
    SUZANNE BAXTER; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Results from this methodological project could have major implications for how 24hDRs are obtained from children in future national surveys, NIH-funded studies, and other studies. ..
  74. Drug Abuse Trajectories in the Transition to Adulthood: Risk Factors and Outcomes
    Amelia Arria; Fiscal Year: 2008
    Project Summary/Abstract An estimated 21% of the nation[unreadable]s 7.5 million full-time college students have used an illicit drug in the past month...
  75. Memory Errors in Children's Dietary Recalls
    SUZANNE BAXTER; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Healthful dietary habits will decrease the risk of such chronic diseases as cardiovascular diseases. ..
  76. Exploring strategies to increase school breakfast consumption in middle schools
    Karen Cullen; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..is to investigate delivery methods and promotional strategies to improve SB participation among middle school students, implement the delivery methods and promotional strategies, and obtain participation rate data needed to ..
  77. Familys' Web: Cancer Prevention for Daughters
    Karen Cullen; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..This feasibility or pilot study will provide the foundation for a full scale intervention focused on dietary change. ..
  78. INCREASING SCHOOL SNACK BAR FRUIT AND VEGETABLE INTAKE
    Karen Cullen; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Previous school interventions targeted elementary schools where students only have the choice of the school lunch meal...
  79. Family Eats: Cancer Prevention for Families
    Karen Cullen; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..This is a relatively low cost method for improving health and quality of life. ..
  80. INCREASING SCHOOL SNACK BAR FRUIT AND VEGETABLE INTAKE
    Karen Cullen; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Previous school interventions targeted elementary schools where students only have the choice of the school lunch meal...
  81. Family Eats: Cancer Prevention for Families
    Karen Cullen; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This is a relatively low cost method for improving health and quality of life. ..
  82. INCREASING SCHOOL SNACK BAR FRUIT AND VEGETABLE INTAKE
    Karen Cullen; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Previous school interventions targeted elementary schools where students only have the choice of the school lunch meal...
  83. Children's Dietary Recalls: Methodology and Accuracy
    SUZANNE BAXTER; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Results from this methodological project could have major implications for how 24hDRs are obtained from children in future national surveys, NIH-funded studies, and other studies. ..
  84. Children's Dietary Recalls: Methodology and Accuracy
    SUZANNE BAXTER; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Results from this methodological project could have major implications for how 24hDRs are obtained from children in future national surveys, NIH-funded studies, and other studies. ..
  85. Children's Dietary Recalls: Prompts, Retention Interval, and Accuracy
    Suzanne Domel Baxter; Fiscal Year: 2010
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  86. Memory Errors in Children's Dietary Recalls
    SUZANNE BAXTER; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Healthful dietary habits will decrease the risk of such chronic diseases as cardiovascular diseases. ..
  87. Children's Dietary Recalls: Methodology and Accuracy
    SUZANNE BAXTER; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Results from this methodological project could have major implications for how 24hDRs are obtained from children in future national surveys, NIH-funded studies, and other studies. ..
  88. Sexual Orientation, Substance Use and Mental Health
    SEAN MCCABE; Fiscal Year: 2008
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  89. Nonmedical Prescription Drug Use among College Students
    SEAN MCCABE; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..S. college students (e.g., Johnston et al., 2003; Mohler-Kuo et al., 2003)...
  90. Sexual Orientation, Substance Use and Mental Health
    SEAN MCCABE; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  91. Prescription Drug Abuse Among College Students
    SEAN MCCABE; Fiscal Year: 2005
    The objective of this R03 application "Prescription Drug Abuse Among College Students" is to improve the understanding of nonmedical use and diversion of prescription drugs among college students...
  92. Personalized Feedback Intervention for Marijuana Use
    Christine Lee; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..university, through the development of efficacious prevention and intervention techniques for first-year college students. Marijuana use is the most commonly used illicit substance among college students, with up to 35% of students ..
  93. EVENT-LEVEL ANALYSIS OF EXPECTANCIES, ALCOHOL USE, AND CONSEQUENCES
    Christine M Lee; Fiscal Year: 2010
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Alcohol use, misuse and resulting negative consequences among college students have been extensively documented...
  94. Event Specific Prevention
    Christine M Lee; Fiscal Year: 2010
    Heavy drinking among college students continues to be an epidemic problem throughout the United States...