Summary: A process whereby representatives of a particular interest group attempt to influence governmental decision makers to accept the policy desires of the lobbying organization.
Publications201 found, 100 shown here
- "A phony way to show sincerity, as we all well know": tobacco industry lobbying against tobacco control in Hong KongJ Knight
School of Public Health, Room 129A, Edward Ford Building A27, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
Tob Control 13:ii13-21. 2004..To examine the tobacco industry's efforts to influence public policy and block the legislative process on tobacco control in Hong Kong, 1973 to 1997...
- Mass media, 'monsters' and mental health clients: the need for increased lobbyingJ R Cutcliffe
Mental Health Nursing and Practice Development, School of Health Sciences, University of Ulster, Belfast, UK
J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 8:315-21. 2001..Such increased lobbying should occur on behalf of, and in collaboration with, service users, and accordingly the authors describe a range ..
- The tobacco industry's worldwide ETS consultants project: European and Asian componentsJoaquin Barnoya
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education, Institute for Health Policy Studies, Cardiovascular Research Institute, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
Eur J Public Health 16:69-77. 2006....
- Tobacco Institute lobbying at the state and local levels of government in the 1990sC P Morley
Department of Cancer Prevention, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, New York 14263, USA
Tob Control 11:I102-9. 2002OBJECTIVE: To describe variation in Tobacco Institute (TI) lobbying expenditures across states and test whether these expenditures vary in relationship to measures of tobacco control activity at the state level...
- "Care and feeding": the Asian environmental tobacco smoke consultants programmeM Assunta
School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
Tob Control 13:ii4-12. 2004..To review the tobacco industry's Asian environmental tobacco smoke (ETS) consultants programme, focusing on three key nations: China, Hong Kong, and Malaysia...
- Corporate philanthropy, lobbying, and public health policyLaura E Tesler
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education, University of California, San Francisco, USA
Am J Public Health 98:2123-33. 2008..Philip Morris explicitly linked philanthropy to government affairs and used contributions as a lobbying tool against public health policies...
- A mire of highly subjective and ineffective voluntary guidelines: tobacco industry efforts to thwart tobacco control in MalaysiaM Assunta
School of Public Health, Room 129A, Edward Ford Building A27, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
Tob Control 13:ii43-50. 2004..To describe tobacco industry efforts in Malaysia to thwart government efforts to regulate tobacco promotion and health warnings...
- "If we can just 'stall' new unfriendly legislations, the scoreboard is already in our favour": transnational tobacco companies and ingredients disclosure in ThailandR Mackenzie
Centre on Global Change and Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1 7HT, UK
Tob Control 13:ii79-87. 2004....
- State legislators' perceptions of lobbyists and lobbying on tobacco control issuesJ E Cohen
Department of Health Policy and Administration, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
Tob Control 6:332-6. 1997..To determine state legislators' perceptions about health and tobacco lobbyists, their frequency of contact with these lobbyists, and the amount of campaign contributions from health professional organisations and the tobacco industry...
- The Duluth clean indoor air ordinance: problems and success in fighting the tobacco industry at the local level in the 21st centuryTheodore Tsoukalas
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education, University of California, San Francisco 94143-1390, USA
Am J Public Health 93:1214-21. 2003..Health advocates should assume that the tobacco industry will oppose all local tobacco control measures indirectly, directly, or both. Clean indoor air ordinances should be framed as workplace safety issues...
- State Medicaid managed care enrollment: understanding the political calculus that drives Medicaid managed care reformsEtienne E Pracht
University of South Florida, USA
J Health Polit Policy Law 32:685-731. 2007....
- What it takes for Congress to actClyde H Evans
Association of Academic Health Centers, 1400 16th St NW, Suite 720, Washington, DC 20036, USA
Am J Health Promot 18:177-81. 2003..Part 2 presents some observations about the basic structure and process that have implications for advocates. Part 3 translates these observations into concrete strategies for effective advocacy...
- Interview with Dearell Niemeyer, tobacco policy expert. Interview by Ellen JonesDearell Niemeyer
Tobacco Technical Assistance Consortium (TTAC, USA
Health Promot Pract 4:17-22. 2003
- "The law was actually drafted by us but the Government is to be congratulated on its wise actions": British American Tobacco and public policy in KenyaPreeti Patel
Centre on Global Change and Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
Tob Control 16:e1. 2007..Analysis of recent tobacco control debates and a case study of BAT's response to the emergence of competition in Kenya are used to explore the company's ability to shape public policy and its treatment of tobacco farmers...
- Tobacco industry manipulation of researchLisa A Bero
Department of Clinical Pharmacy, School of Pharmacy, Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California, San Francisco 94143, USA
Public Health Rep 120:200-8. 2005
- Germany: Tobacco industry still dictates policyThilo Grüning
Tob Control 16:2. 2007
- Who is talking for you?Barbara Mossman
ENT Department, Cardinal Glennon Children s Medical Center, Saint Louis, MO, USA
ORL Head Neck Nurs 25:20-1. 2007..The focus of this year's week-long program was lobbying, not only as a privilege, but also as a nurse's responsibility...
- The politics of lead toxicology and the devastating consequences for childrenDavid Rosner
Columbia University, Mailman School of Public Health, New York, USA
Am J Ind Med 50:740-56. 2007..This article will draw on our previous work and add new documentation of the trajectory of industry attempts to keep out of the public view the tremendous threat of lead poisoning to children...
- School nurses' opinions about the prevention of tobacco useBonita Reinert
The University of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg, MS 39406, USA
J Community Health Nurs 22:205-11. 2005..An implication of these results is that school nurse education should include policy and activism components...
- More bills coming due. Although Medicare reform has passed Congress, the final package remains uncertain. And what about the fate of other health legislation?Tony Fong
Mod Healthc 33:28-31. 2003
- Health policy report: collaboration--it's everywhere!Jan Lanier
Ohio Nurses Rev 82:11. 2007
- Upstream reflections on environmental health: an abbreviated history and framework for actionPatricia G Butterfield
Montana State University Bozeman, Montana, USA
ANS Adv Nurs Sci 25:32-49. 2002..Together these actions can help formalize nursing's role in responding to citizens' concerns about environmental health problems...
- The tobacco industry and secondhand smoke: lessons from Central and South AmericaJoaquin Barnoya
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education, Cardiovascular Research Institute, Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California, San Francisco, USA
Ethn Dis 13:S88-90. 2003..Further delay in implementing smoke-free environments will only increase the burden of cardiovascular disease in both areas of the world...
- How policy changes can influence society and nursing practicePhyllis G Cooper
Nurs Forum 42:1. 2007
- Can health care improve foreign policy?Jane Hokanson Hawks
Urol Nurs 25:319-20. 2005
- Health care lobbying in the United StatesSteven H Landers
Department of Family Medicine, University Hospitals and Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
Am J Med 116:474-7. 2004..of different organizations, we examined the efforts of health care organizations to influence policy decisions by lobbying lawmakers...
- Influencing health care policy with our children in mindCecilia Grindel
Medsurg Nurs 14:277-8. 2005
- Tobacco--government goes for the jugularChris Bateman
S Afr Med J 94:150, 152. 2004
- Said another way: nurses and politics: what's your political IQ?Hila J Spear
Nursing, Liberty University, 1971 University Blvd, Lynchburg, VA 24502, USA
Nurs Forum 41:38-40. 2006
- Preemption in public health: the dynamics of clean indoor air lawsELVA YANEZ
Tulsa City County Health Department, Tulsa, OK, USA
J Law Med Ethics 31:84-5. 2003
- German tobacco industry's successful efforts to maintain scientific and political respectability to prevent regulation of secondhand smokeA Bornhäuser
Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum, Heidelberg, Germany
Tob Control 15:e1. 2006..To examine the tactics the tobacco industry in Germany used to avoid regulation of secondhand smoke exposure and to maintain the acceptance of public smoking...
- Tobacco settlement seen as opportunity lost to curb cigarette useRenee Twombly
J Natl Cancer Inst 96:730-2. 2004
- Political context of the World Health Organization: sugar industry threatens to scupper the WHOSarah Boseley
Int J Health Serv 33:831-3. 2003..S. Secretary of Health and Human Services to use his influence to get the WHO report withdrawn. The WHO strongly rejects the sugar lobby's criticisms...
- Out of the running. Healthcare is a back-burner issue this election yearMatthew DoBias
Mod Healthc 36:8-10. 2006
- Tobacco industry strategy to undermine tobacco control in FinlandH Hiilamo
National Research and Development Centre for Welfare and Health, Lintulahdenkuja 4, 00530 Helsinki, Finland
Tob Control 12:414-23. 2003..To identify and explain tobacco industry strategy in undermining tobacco control measures in Finland and results of these interferences in tobacco policy development during the 1980s and early 1990s...
- Casting votes on healthcare. Midterm election referendums bring big money, potential impact on healthcare-mostly with anti-smoking proposalsMark Taylor
Mod Healthc 36:6-7, 1. 2006..quot;The cost has gone up to get something on the ballot, and you need an organization to push those measures," she says...
- Legislative face-offKen Ortolon
Tex Med 101:26-33. 2005
- FDA legislationMichael Givel
Department of Political Science, University of Oklahoma, 455 West Lindsey, Room 205, Norman, OK 73019, USA
Tob Control 16:217-8. 2007
- A health policy paradox: the mind-body disconnect in primary mental healthcare policy. Part IMargaret McAllister
J Am Acad Nurse Pract 17:163-7. 2005
- The tobacco industry's use of Wall Street analysts in shaping policyB C Alamar
Center for Tobacco Control, Research and Education, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
Tob Control 13:223-7. 2004....
- Hedging their bets: tobacco and gambling industries work against smoke-free policiesL L Mandel
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143-1390, USA
Tob Control 13:268-76. 2004..Tobacco control advocates need to be aware of the connections between the tobacco and gambling industries in relation to smoke-free environments and work to expose them to the public and to policy makers...
- Where there's smoke there's money: tobacco industry campaign contributions and U.S. Congressional votingDouglas A Luke
Saint Louis University School of Public Health, St Louis, Missouri 63104, USA
Am J Prev Med 27:363-72. 2004..Tobacco use is the leading preventable cause of death in the United States. A direct contributor to this massive health burden is the effectiveness of the tobacco industry's activities, including campaign contributions...
- Competing interests: the importance of transparencyMartin McKee
Eur J Public Health 13:193-4. 2003
- Special report: Washington outlookJonathan Gardner
Mod Healthc 32:30-3. 2002
- State of the ballot battles. Medical liability reform, funds to support children's hospitals, ER services and stem-cell research among measures in voters' handsMark Taylor
Mod Healthc 34:22-5. 2004
- Policy makers' perspectives on tobacco control advocates' roles in regulation developmentT Montini
Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, and Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143-0936, USA
Tob Control 10:218-24. 2001..CONCLUSIONS: There is an important role for tobacco control advocates in the policy development process in regulatory agencies...
- Prospects for tobacco control in Zimbabwe: a historical perspectiveG Woelk
Department of Community Medicine, University of Zimbabwe, Box A178 Avondale, Harare, Zimbabwe
Health Policy 57:179-92. 2001..the mainly white, commercial farmers with a new land acquisition policy, but intense national and international lobbying prevented its implementation...
- "The world's most hostile environment": how the tobacco industry circumvented Singapore's advertising banM Assunta
School of Public Health, Room 129A, Edward Ford Building A27, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006 Australia
Tob Control 13:ii51-7. 2004....
- Tobacco industry opposition to designating environmental tobacco smoke through E-codesMichael Givel
Department of Political Science, The University of Oklahoma, Norman, Oklahoma 73019, USA
J Public Health Policy 26:75-89. 2005..This regulatory action based on current scientific evidence and medical decision-making contradicts the industry's claim that no deaths are conclusively associated with environmental tobacco smoke...
- Physician sovereignty and the purchasers' revoltJill Quadagno
Florida State University, USA
J Health Polit Policy Law 29:815-34; discussion 1005-19. 2004
- Smoke-free airlines and the role of organized labor: a case studyJocelyn Pan
Community Health Program, Tufts University, 112 Packard Avenue, Medford, MA 02155, USA
Am J Public Health 95:398-404. 2005..This case illustrates the potential for successful partnerships between unions and tobacco control policy advocates when developing smoke-free worksite policies...
- Oklahoma tobacco policy-makingMichael Givel
Department of Political Science, The University of Oklahoma, 455 West Lindsey, Room 217, Norman, Oklahoma 73019, USA
J Okla State Med Assoc 98:89-94. 2005..To document and analyze comprehensive Oklahoma state tobacco policy-making trends and their link to public health trends...
- The shaping of health care policyKevin C Gottlieb
Department of Public Administration, Maxwell School, Syracuse University, USA
Manag Care 11:4-7; discussion 7. 2002
- Turning free speech into corporate speech: Philip Morris' efforts to influence U.S. and European journalists regarding the U.S. EPA report on secondhand smokeMonique E Muggli
Tobacco Document Consultancy, St. Paul, MN 55105, USA
Prev Med 39:568-80. 2004..Certainly, on the topic of the health effects of secondhand smoke, more scrutiny is warranted from these organizations for articles written by their members lest the public be misinformed and thus ill served...
- Advocacy in '03: Why me?Rick Pollack
Hosp Health Netw 77:68. 2003
- The power of paperwork: how Philip Morris neutralized the medical code for secondhand smokeDaniel M Cook
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education, University of California, San Francisco (UCSF, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) 24:994-1004. 2005..quot; Tactics to prevent adoption of the new code included third-party lobbying, Paperwork Reduction Act challenges, and backing an alternative coding arrangement...
- America's uninsured. Rethinking the problem that won't go awayTerese Hudson Thrall
Hosp Health Netw 76:30-4, 36, 38-40. 2002..Why does this seeming apathy--and political paralysis--prevail and what will it take to galvanize health care stakeholders to action?..
- The doctor is in (maybe). Legislation targets physician-owned hospitals, casting a shadow on interest by doc-investors and leading to greater deal scrutinyJessica Zigmond
Mod Healthc 37:28-30. 2007
- Surprise US election results may boost biotechJeffrey L Fox
Nat Biotechnol 20:1176. 2002
- Pharmaceutical industry agenda setting in mental health policiesR Gosden
University of Wollongong, 20 Hill Street, Austinmer, NSW 2515, Australia
Ethical Hum Sci Serv 3:147-59. 2001..However, policies tailored to their commercial purpose are not necessarily beneficial either for patients or the society at large...
- Shattuck Lecture: improving American healthNicholas Freudenberg
N Engl J Med 357:2405; author reply 2406-7. 2007
- Federal antitrust policy and physician discontent: defining moments in the struggle for congressional reliefCarl F Ameringer
University of Wisconsin, Oshkosh, USA
J Health Polit Policy Law 27:543-74. 2002..The evidence suggests that in both instances, although twenty years apart, consumer groups and federal bureaucrats determined the outcome in favor of corporate medicine...
- Washington settles into gridlock on Medicare fix and SCHIP reauthorizationKarla Fultz McHenry
Iowa Medical Society, USA
Iowa Med 97:12. 2007
- Tobacco interests or the public interest: 20 years of industry strategies to undermine airline smoking restrictionsPeggy Lopipero
Department of Clinical Pharmacy, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0613, USA
Tob Control 15:323-32. 2006..To understand the evolution of 20 years of tobacco industry strategies to undermine federal restrictions of smoking on aircraft in the United States...
- So many healthcare issues, so little time to address them. As Congress returns to the Hill, providers rush to get their voices heard before time runs outSusanna Duff
Mod Healthc 32:10-1. 2002
- Political coalitions for mutual advantage: the case of the Tobacco Institute's Labor Management CommitteeEdith D Balbach
Community Health Program, Tufts University, 112 Packard Ave, Medford, MA 02155, USA
Am J Public Health 95:985-93. 2005..While public health advocates missed an opportunity to partner with unions on the issue of smoke-free worksites during the era studied, they can use a similar strategy to form coalitions with unions...
- [Hallux valgus surgery in 2005. Conventional, mini-invasive or percutaneous surgery? Uni- or bilateral? Hospitalisation or one-day surgery?]T Leemrijse
Cliniques Universitaires Saint Luc, UCL, 1200 Bruxelles, Belgique
Rev Chir Orthop Reparatrice Appar Mot 94:111-27. 2008..In addition, financial and lobbying pressure appears to have an influence on our choices, affecting the freedom of our therapeutic decision-making...
- Sexual and bodily rights as human rights in the Middle East and North AfricaLiz Ercevik Amado
Women for Women s Human Rights New Ways, Istanbul, Turkey
Reprod Health Matters 12:125-8. 2004..and sexual health; sexuality and comparative penal law; sexual rights in international documents; advocacy and lobbying. Sexual rights, sexual health and education, sexual violence and adolescent sexuality were explored in depth, ..
- Niche players in health policy: medical specialty societies in Congress 1969-2002Aaron Rabinowitz
Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, USA
Soc Sci Med 71:1341-8. 2010..Specialization in medicine has segmented lobbying roles, such that specialty societies have a different focus than the AMA...
- Perceptions of the gift relationship in organ and tissue donation: Views of intensivists and donor and recipient coordinatorsRhonda Shaw
Sociology Social Policy, Victoria University of Wellington, PO Box 600, Wellington, New Zealand
Soc Sci Med 70:609-15. 2010..of life" discourse among pro-donation advocates, transplantation specialists, and within organisations lobbying for improved donation rates to promote the benefits of organ donation among members of the general public...
- Promoting and protecting the health of children and young peopleK Licence
Public Health Medicine, Oxford City Primary Care Trust, Headington, UK
Child Care Health Dev 30:623-35. 2004..This paper is based on a selective review of evidence relating to health promotion in childhood, carried out to support the external working group on the 'Healthy Child' module of the Children's National Service Framework...
- Learning from international policies on trans fatty acids to reduce cardiovascular disease in low- and middle-income countries, using Mexico as a case studyCarolina Pérez-Ferrer
Lewisham Primary Care Trust, Stanley Street, London, SE8 4BG, UK
Health Policy Plan 25:39-49. 2010..Voluntary reduction of TFA by the food industry, following food labelling and/or consumer lobbying, has been the approach in several countries but with varying levels of success, and resulting in major ..
- Development of health technology assessment in FranceCaroline Weill
National School of Public Health, Paris, France
Int J Technol Assess Health Care 25:108-11. 2009..The aim of this study was to describe the history of health technology assessment (HTA) in France...
- Embracing the new professionalism: self-regulation, mandatory reporting and their discontentsMalcolm Parker
University of Queensland
J Law Med 18:456-66. 2011..Yet now, in response to the lobbying of State and federal health ministers by the medical profession, mainly in relation to the impairment provisions, ..
- Effectiveness of tax and price policies in tobacco controlFrank J Chaloupka
Economics, College of Business Administration, Health Policy and Administration, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Tob Control 20:235-8. 2011....
- Are drug companies living up to their human rights responsibilities? The perspective of the former United Nations Special Rapporteur (2002-2008)Paul Hunt
Human Rights Centre, Department of Law, University of Essex, Essex, United Kingdom
PLoS Med 7:e1000330. 2010..for transparency, management, monitoring and accountability, pricing, and ethical marketing, and against lobbying for more protection in intellectual property laws, applying for patents for trivial modifications of existing ..
- British American Tobacco's tactics during China's accession to the World Trade OrganizationFei Zhong
Guangzhou Municipal Center of Disease Control and Prevention, Guangzhou, China
Tob Control 16:133-7. 2007..Among foreign tobacco companies, British American Tobacco (BAT) was the most active lobbyist during China's WTO negotiations...
- Advocacy training in US advanced pediatric dentistry training programsHoma Amini
Section of Pediatric Dentistry, The Ohio State University College of Dentistry, Columbus, Ohio, USA
Pediatr Dent 30:141-6. 2008..This study: (1) assessed pediatric dentistry residency program directors' attitudes toward and involvement in advocacy training; and (2) identified types and extent of advocacy training in U.S. pediatric dentistry programs...
- The perils of ignoring history: Big Tobacco played dirty and millions died. How similar is Big Food?Kelly D Brownell
Rudd Center for Food Policy andObesity, Yale University, 309 Edwards Street, New Haven, CT06520 8369, USA
Milbank Q 87:259-94. 2009..In the hope that the food history will be written differently, this article both highlights important lessons that can be learned from the tobacco experience and recommends actions for the food industry...
- [Health consequences of the tobacco epidemic in West African French-speaking countries and current tobacco control]Vera Luiza da Costa e Silva
Tobacco Free Initiave Organization Mondiale de la Sant e, Gen eve
Promot Educ . 2005..This fear is derived mainly from the arguments of the tobacco industry. Apart from lobbying governments, the tobacco industry uses all kinds of strategies to market their products in these countries and ..
- Women in Arab countries: challenging the patriarchal system?Philippe Fargues
Euro Mediterranean Consortium for Applied Research on International Migration, Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies, European University Institute, Florence, Italy
Reprod Health Matters 13:43-8. 2005..These factors, and women's activism and civil and political lobbying for the reform of personal status now underway in a number of Arab countries, could all challenge the patriarchal ..
- Hookworm-related anaemia among pregnant women: a systematic reviewSimon Brooker
London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2:e291. 2008..communities, but its importance in causing maternal anaemia is poorly understood, and this has hampered effective lobbying for the inclusion of anthelmintic treatment in maternal health packages...
- Adolescent sexuality and sexual behaviorJennifer Feldmann
Baylor College of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Adolescent and Sport Medicine Section, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, Texas, USA
Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol 14:489-93. 2002..Trends in adolescent sexual behavior are changing, and health care professionals must be aware of these trends to provide necessary medical care and education to this population...
- A glimpse into 30 years of struggle against prostitution by the women's liberation movement in NorwayAgnete Strøm
The Women s Front of Norway, Bergen, Norway
Reprod Health Matters 17:29-37. 2009..This article describes the struggle and the main actors in lobbying for the law...
- Reducing firearm-related violence on college campuses-police chiefs' perceptions and practicesAmy Thompson
Department of Health and Rehabilitation Services, The University of Toledo, Toledo, Ohio, USA
J Am Coll Health 58:247-54. 2009Firearms are used in the majority of college aged suicides and homicides. With recent efforts by various gun lobbying groups to have firearms more accessible to college students on campuses, there is the potential for more firearm-related ..
- The value of advocacy in promoting social change: implementing the new Domestic Violence Act in South AfricaS Usdin
Soul City Institute for Health and Development Communication, Johannesburg, South Africa
Reprod Health Matters 8:55-65. 2000..of coalition building to draw on diverse strengths, and the use of a combination of advocacy tools, including lobbying, media advocacy and social mobilisation to achieve campaign goals...
- Prediction of Medicare drug formulary drugs for treatment of overactive bladderJoseph A Grocela
Department of Urology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Bigelow 1102, Boston, MA 02114, USA
J Urol 176:252-5; discussion 255-6. 2006..Establishment of the Medicare Part D drug formulary will allow cost containment but still absorb patient and physician preferences as well as a consideration of efficacy and safety data...
- Media portrayal of mental illness and its treatments: what effect does it have on people with mental illness?Heather Stuart
Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Abramsky Hall, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
CNS Drugs 20:99-106. 2006..Media lobbying and press liaison should take on a central role for mental health professionals, not only as a way of speaking ..
- University students with learning disabilities advocating for changeD Roer-Strier
School of Social Work, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem, 91905 Israel
Disabil Rehabil 24:914-24. 2002..This paper describes an option for treating students with LD that is based on a theoretical perspective that understands these students as an excluded population and emphasizes the importance of their empowerment...
- Are drug companies living up to their human rights responsibilities? Moving toward assessmentSofia Gruskin
Program on International Health and Human Rights, Department of Global Health and Population, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
PLoS Med 7:e1000310. 2010..for transparency, management, monitoring and accountability, pricing, and ethical marketing, and against lobbying for more protection in intellectual property laws, applying for patents for trivial modifications of existing ..
- Hungry for Hungary: examples of tobacco industry's expansionismT Szilagyi
Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Sydney 2006, Australia
Cent Eur J Public Health 11:38-43. 2003....
- The medical malpractice crisis: what is the cause? Is there a cure?Debra Cascardo
The Cascardo Consulting Group, One Fox Run, Armonk, NY 10504, USA
J Med Pract Manage 22:283-6. 2007..Malpractice reform is highly contentious with doctors, insurance companies, and other business interests lobbying to shield themselves from the high cost of lawsuits and multi-million dollar awards, and trial attorneys and ..
- Reimbursement to advanced practice nurses (APNs) through MedicareS T Wong
University of California, San Francisco, USA
Image J Nurs Sch 31:167-73. 1999..Help in understanding the complexities of policy making and in strategizing future policy activities is needed. Given their vast numbers, nurses are a formidable group with potential to influence policy...
- Understanding consumer participation in mental health: Issues of power and changeWanda Bennetts
NorthWestern Mental Health, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Int J Ment Health Nurs 20:155-64. 2011..These findings demonstrate that managers consider there to be hope for consumers, brought about by collective action and lobbying, and through consumer participation in less-restrictive parts of the service (community settings).
- Are drug companies living up to their human rights responsibilities? The Merck perspectiveGeralyn S Ritter
Merck and Co, Whitehouse Station, New Jersey, USA
PLoS Med 7:e1000343. 2010..for transparency, management, monitoring and accountability, pricing, and ethical marketing, and against lobbying for more protection in intellectual property laws, applying for patents for trivial modifications of existing ..
- Lobbying: everyone's responsibilityL M Harkavy
LMH Health Associates, Inc, Potomac, MD 20854
Am J Infect Control 17:154-8. 1989..Infection control is almost unique in this respect. It is crucial to our patients, the employers for whom we work, and to ourselves that we share this information with those who decide public policy...
- Taxation as prevention and as a treatment for obesity: the case of sugar-sweetened beveragesNicole L Novak
Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
Curr Pharm Des 17:1218-22. 2011..Although the beverage industry is fighting such taxes with massive lobbying and public relations campaigns, support for the policies is increasing, especially when revenue is earmarked for ..
- Vaccination and risk communication: summary of a workshop, Arlington Virginia, USA, 5-6 October 2000J Leask
Department of Public Health and Community Medicine and National Centre for Immunisation Research and Surveillance, University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
J Paediatr Child Health 38:124-8. 2002..In an environment of increased consumerism, interest in alternative health practices and anti-vaccination lobbying, media reports that call into question the safety of scheduled vaccines can significantly raise parents' concerns...
- An assessment of the developmental, reproductive, and neurotoxicity of endosulfanMarilyn H Silva
Department of Pesticide Regulation, California Environmental Protection Agency, 1001 I Street, Sacramento, CA 95812, USA
Birth Defects Res B Dev Reprod Toxicol 86:1-28. 2009..Nevertheless, pressure groups are lobbying for a worldwide ban...
- Improving geriatrics training in internal medicine residency programs: best practices and sustainable solutionsDavid C Thomas
Mount Sinai School of Medicine and New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
Ann Intern Med 139:628-34. 2003..examinations, increasing numbers of faculty members able to teach and model geriatric care, developing "effective medical resident teaching" courses for nonphysician faculty, and lobbying for improved systems of care.
- How nurse practitioners obtained provider status: lessons for pharmacistsJohn Michael O'Brien
American Society of Health System Pharmacists, Bethesda, MD, USA
Am J Health Syst Pharm 60:2301-7. 2003..health care providers and assign specific monetary values to their services, so they undertook an aggressive lobbying campaign...
- Tobacco Industry Documents on ETS-The Next FrontRichard Hurt; Fiscal Year: 2007..with ETS exposure; 2) To identify the scope of the tobacco industry's efforts in Brazil in the areas of ETS, lobbying against smoke-free indoor air legislation, and other discoverable subject areas such as genetically altered ..
- Organized Labor and TobaccoEdith Balbach; Fiscal Year: 2009..To implement these interventions in states with strong unions, public health must work with organized labor. This project will study the factors that facilitate and impede that relationship with a goal of improving it. ..
- Labor and the Tobacco IndustryEdith Balbach; Fiscal Year: 2004..Case studies will focus on clean indoor air, tobacco tax increases, and employment discrimination at the federal, state, and local level. ..
- Organized Labor and TobaccoEdith Balbach; Fiscal Year: 2007..To implement these interventions in states with strong unions, public health must work with organized labor. This project will study the factors that facilitate and impede that relationship with a goal of improving it. ..
- Glycemic Index, Obesity, Insulin Resistance and CVD RiskDavid Ludwig; Fiscal Year: 2005..The project's key personnel and consultants include individuals with a diversity of expertise and perspective, ensuring a rigorous and impartial evaluation of study hypotheses. ..
- Impact/HIV Intervention/Adolescent Males Leaving JailNicholas Freudenberg; Fiscal Year: 2005..This sub-study will also be used to tailor the intervention tested in this proposal for adolescent females. ..
- Smoking Cessation Intervention with Building Trade UnionElizabeth Barbeau; Fiscal Year: 2006..If shown to be effective, this intervention could be readily disseminated to a national network of building trade union apprenticeship programs, which collectively train approximately 183,000 apprentices each year. ..
- Hypoxia signaling to checkpoint activation and apoptosisWafik El Deiry; Fiscal Year: 2009..The work may lead to new strategies for limiting tumor growth at its earliest stages. ..
- A Novel Diet-Phenotype Interaction Affecting Body WeightDavid S Ludwig; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- ISEE 19th Annual ConferenceDaniel Wartenberg; Fiscal Year: 2007..ISEE provides a variety of forums for discussion, critical reviews, collaborations and education issues for environmental exposures and their human health effects. ..
- Network for Translational Research: Optical ImagingWafik El Deiry; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- A Regional, Multi-Institutional Academic Partnership for Excellence in EPHTDaniel Wartenberg; Fiscal Year: 2007..We see these efforts as an important step from individual EPHT partner programs towards national EPHT network and collaboration. ..
- Glycemic Load and infant birth weight in pregnant/glucose intolerant womenDavid Ludwig; Fiscal Year: 2007..A successful outcome of this study will provide preliminary data upon which to design a multi- centered clinical trial. ..
- Popular Diets, Metabolism, and CVD RiskDavid Ludwig; Fiscal Year: 2007..This study should have major public health implications to the millions of Americans currently following diets to decrease body weight and risk for CVD. ..
- Reducing Sugar-Sweetened Beverage Consumption in Overweight AdolescentsDavid Ludwig; Fiscal Year: 2007..These results should have immediate public health application, and aid in the design of future, comprehensive obesity prevention interventions. ..
- Reducing Sugar-Sweetened Beverage Consumption in Overweight AdolescentsDavid Ludwig; Fiscal Year: 2009..These results should have immediate public health application, and aid in the design of future, comprehensive obesity prevention interventions. ..
- APICAL JUNCTIONAL COMPLEXES OF THE RPELAWRENCE RIZZOLO; Fiscal Year: 2001..Recent advances in the development of reagents coupled with this novel culture model will advance our understanding of this essential structure of the outer blood-retinal barrier. ..
- KILLER/DR5 AND TUMORIGENESISWafik El Deiry; Fiscal Year: 2001..These experiments could lead to novel strategies for anti-cancer therapy. ..
- ADHERENCE TO PROTEASE INHIBITORSJudith Erlen; Fiscal Year: 2002..Longitudinal data analytic techniques will be used. PWHIV's who adhere to therapy will live longer and require fewer hospitalizations, less skilled nursing care, and less home care, thus reducing the costs of their health care. ..
- POLARITY OF RETINAL PIGMENTED EPITHELIUMLAWRENCE RIZZOLO; Fiscal Year: 1993
- Physical/social hazards--jobs, race, gender and healthElizabeth Barbeau; Fiscal Year: 2003....
- Management Decisions in Financial Conflicts of InterestLisa Bero; Fiscal Year: 2002..Our findings will allow us to develop a framework for decision-making regarding conflict identification and management. ..
- Life Skills Curriculum as an HIV/STD Prevention StrategySusan Pick; Fiscal Year: 2006..Qualitative measures will also be used to assess perceived impact and impressions of curriculum among both teachers and students, providing the basis for widespread dissemination among government officials in Mexico. ..
- Sugar-sweetened Beverages and Weight Gain in ChildrenDavid Ludwig; Fiscal Year: 2003..abstract_text> ..
- Reducing Sugar-Sweetened Beverage Consumption in Overweight AdolescentsDavid S Ludwig; Fiscal Year: 2010..These results should have immediat public health application, and aid in the design of future, comprehensive obesity prevention interventions. ..
- Modulation of sensitivity & imaging therapeutic response of hypoxic cancer cellsWafik El Deiry; Fiscal Year: 2009..The progress of this work is likely to have impact on the development of novel therapeutic approaches that have high potential for clinical translation. ..
- CARP, A Novel Cell Death RegulatorWafik El Deiry; Fiscal Year: 2006..Specific Aim 3: To study the functional consequences of perturbing or blocking CARP expression. These studies should provide novel insights into the cellular control of the extrinsic pathway of apoptosis. ..
- Unique BRCA1 transcriptional response leading to repairWafik El Deiry; Fiscal Year: 2006..Our studies will increase our understanding of the mechanism of action of BRCA1 and may provide novel strategies for therapeutic design, for example by targeting DDB2. ..
- A Qualitative Study of Editorial Decision-MakingLisa Bero; Fiscal Year: 2003..abstract_text> ..
- Hypoxia signaling to checkpoint activation and apoptosisWafik El Deiry; Fiscal Year: 2007..The work may lead to new strategies for limiting tumor growth at its earliest stages. ..
- Treatment and Costs of Neonatal Jaundice in a Large HMOThomas Newman; Fiscal Year: 2007..The results of this study will help make neonatal jaundice guidelines and treatment decisions more evidence based. ..