lobbying

Summary

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.

Top Publications

  1. doi Pharmaceutical lobbying under postcommunism: universal or country-specific methods of securing state drug reimbursement in Poland?
    Piotr Ozierański
    Department of Sociology, University of Cambridge, Free School Lane, Cambridge, UK
    Health Econ Policy Law 7:175-95. 2012
  2. ncbi Mass media, 'monsters' and mental health clients: the need for increased lobbying
    J 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
  3. pmc "A phony way to show sincerity, as we all well know": tobacco industry lobbying against tobacco control in Hong Kong
    J Knight
    School of Public Health, Room 129A, Edward Ford Building A27, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Tob Control 13:ii13-21. 2004
  4. pmc Tobacco Institute lobbying at the state and local levels of government in the 1990s
    C P Morley
    Department of Cancer Prevention, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, New York 14263, USA
    Tob Control 11:I102-9. 2002
  5. pmc "If we can just 'stall' new unfriendly legislations, the scoreboard is already in our favour": transnational tobacco companies and ingredients disclosure in Thailand
    R 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
  6. ncbi The tobacco industry's worldwide ETS consultants project: European and Asian components
    Joaquin 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
  7. pmc A mire of highly subjective and ineffective voluntary guidelines: tobacco industry efforts to thwart tobacco control in Malaysia
    M Assunta
    School of Public Health, Room 129A, Edward Ford Building A27, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Tob Control 13:ii43-50. 2004
  8. pmc "Care and feeding": the Asian environmental tobacco smoke consultants programme
    M Assunta
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Tob Control 13:ii4-12. 2004
  9. pmc Corporate philanthropy, lobbying, and public health policy
    Laura E Tesler
    Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:2123-33. 2008
  10. pmc State legislators' perceptions of lobbyists and lobbying on tobacco control issues
    J E Cohen
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
    Tob Control 6:332-6. 1997

Research Grants

  1. Tobacco Industry Documents on ETS-The Next Front
    Richard Hurt; Fiscal Year: 2007
  2. Labor and the Tobacco Industry
    Edith Balbach; Fiscal Year: 2004
  3. Organized Labor and Tobacco
    Edith Balbach; Fiscal Year: 2007
  4. Organized Labor and Tobacco
    Edith Balbach; Fiscal Year: 2009
  5. Industry-Sponsored Research Contracts:An Empirical Study
    Michelle Mello; Fiscal Year: 2002
  6. Enhancing Human Subjects Research Protection
    ROBERT LOWMAN; Fiscal Year: 2002
  7. BIOPTERIN, CATECHOLAMINES, & NO IN REGULATING APOPTOSIS
    Robert Levine; Fiscal Year: 2002
  8. GENETIC AND IMMUNOLOGIC ANALYSIS OF MICROTUBULE PROTEINS
    Lawrence Goldstein; Fiscal Year: 2002
  9. Impact/HIV Intervention/Adolescent Males Leaving Jail
    Nicholas Freudenberg; Fiscal Year: 2005
  10. Glycemic Index, Obesity, Insulin Resistance and CVD Risk
    David Ludwig; Fiscal Year: 2005

Detail Information

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  1. doi Pharmaceutical lobbying under postcommunism: universal or country-specific methods of securing state drug reimbursement in Poland?
    Piotr Ozierański
    Department of Sociology, University of Cambridge, Free School Lane, Cambridge, UK
    Health Econ Policy Law 7:175-95. 2012
    This paper aims to fill in the gap in research on the effect of pharmaceutical lobbying on drug reimbursement policy, particularly in Poland, a post-communist country...
  2. ncbi Mass media, 'monsters' and mental health clients: the need for increased lobbying
    J 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 ..
  3. pmc "A phony way to show sincerity, as we all well know": tobacco industry lobbying against tobacco control in Hong Kong
    J 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...
  4. pmc Tobacco Institute lobbying at the state and local levels of government in the 1990s
    C P Morley
    Department of Cancer Prevention, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, New York 14263, USA
    Tob Control 11:I102-9. 2002
    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.
  5. pmc "If we can just 'stall' new unfriendly legislations, the scoreboard is already in our favour": transnational tobacco companies and ingredients disclosure in Thailand
    R 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
    ....
  6. ncbi The tobacco industry's worldwide ETS consultants project: European and Asian components
    Joaquin 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
    ..Only those countries in which the industry foresaw SHS restrictions were included. This paper describes the European and Asian components of the tobacco industry's worldwide ETS consultants program...
  7. pmc A mire of highly subjective and ineffective voluntary guidelines: tobacco industry efforts to thwart tobacco control in Malaysia
    M 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...
  8. pmc "Care and feeding": the Asian environmental tobacco smoke consultants programme
    M 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...
  9. pmc Corporate philanthropy, lobbying, and public health policy
    Laura 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...
  10. pmc State legislators' perceptions of lobbyists and lobbying on tobacco control issues
    J 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...
  11. ncbi The tobacco industry and secondhand smoke: lessons from Central and South America
    Joaquin 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...
  12. ncbi Advocacy in '03: Why me?
    Rick Pollack
    Hosp Health Netw 77:68. 2003
  13. pmc Tobacco interests or the public interest: 20 years of industry strategies to undermine airline smoking restrictions
    Peggy 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...
  14. pmc The Duluth clean indoor air ordinance: problems and success in fighting the tobacco industry at the local level in the 21st century
    Theodore 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...
  15. ncbi Upstream reflections on environmental health: an abbreviated history and framework for action
    Patricia 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...
  16. ncbi 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
  17. pmc The tobacco industry's use of Wall Street analysts in shaping policy
    B 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
    ..To document how the tobacco industry has used Wall Street analysts to further its public policy objectives...
  18. pmc Hedging their bets: tobacco and gambling industries work against smoke-free policies
    L 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
    ..To describe and understand the relationship between the tobacco and gambling industries in connection to their collaborative efforts to prevent smoke-free casinos and gambling facilities and fight smoke-free policies generally...
  19. ncbi Where there's smoke there's money: tobacco industry campaign contributions and U.S. Congressional voting
    Douglas 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...
  20. ncbi Health policy report: collaboration--it's everywhere!
    Jan Lanier
    Ohio Nurses Rev 82:11. 2007
  21. ncbi State of the ballot battles. Medical liability reform, funds to support children's hospitals, ER services and stem-cell research among measures in voters' hands
    Mark Taylor
    Mod Healthc 34:22-5. 2004
  22. ncbi Turning free speech into corporate speech: Philip Morris' efforts to influence U.S. and European journalists regarding the U.S. EPA report on secondhand smoke
    Monique E Muggli
    Tobacco Document Consultancy, St Paul, MN 55105, USA
    Prev Med 39:568-80. 2004
    ....
  23. ncbi Competing interests: the importance of transparency
    Martin McKee
    Eur J Public Health 13:193-4. 2003
  24. pmc FDA legislation
    Michael Givel
    Department of Political Science, University of Oklahoma, 455 West Lindsey, Room 205, Norman, OK 73019, USA
    Tob Control 16:217-8. 2007
  25. ncbi Tobacco--government goes for the jugular
    Chris Bateman
    S Afr Med J 94:150, 152. 2004
  26. ncbi The doctor is in (maybe). Legislation targets physician-owned hospitals, casting a shadow on interest by doc-investors and leading to greater deal scrutiny
    Jessica Zigmond
    Mod Healthc 37:28-30. 2007
  27. ncbi Preemption in public health: the dynamics of clean indoor air laws
    ELVA YANEZ
    Tulsa City County Health Department, Tulsa, OK, USA
    J Law Med Ethics 31:84-5. 2003
  28. ncbi Shattuck Lecture: improving American health
    Nicholas Freudenberg
    N Engl J Med 357:2405; author reply 2406-7. 2007
  29. ncbi Tobacco settlement seen as opportunity lost to curb cigarette use
    Renee Twombly
    J Natl Cancer Inst 96:730-2. 2004
  30. ncbi Political context of the World Health Organization: sugar industry threatens to scupper the WHO
    Sarah 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...
  31. ncbi State Medicaid managed care enrollment: understanding the political calculus that drives Medicaid managed care reforms
    Etienne E Pracht
    University of South Florida, USA
    J Health Polit Policy Law 32:685-731. 2007
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  32. pmc Tobacco industry strategy to undermine tobacco control in Finland
    H 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...
  33. ncbi Washington settles into gridlock on Medicare fix and SCHIP reauthorization
    Karla Fultz McHenry
    Iowa Medical Society, USA
    Iowa Med 97:12. 2007
  34. ncbi Pharmaceutical industry agenda setting in mental health policies
    R 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...
  35. ncbi What it takes for Congress to act
    Clyde 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...
  36. ncbi Interview with Dearell Niemeyer, tobacco policy expert. Interview by Ellen Jones
    Dearell Niemeyer
    Tobacco Technical Assistance Consortium TTAC, USA
    Health Promot Pract 4:17-22. 2003
  37. ncbi The politics of lead toxicology and the devastating consequences for children
    David 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...
  38. ncbi Health care lobbying in the United States
    Steven H Landers
    Department of Family Medicine, University Hospitals and Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Am J Med 116:474-7. 2004
    To assess the relative political influence of different organizations, we examined the efforts of health care organizations to influence policy decisions by lobbying lawmakers.
  39. ncbi America's uninsured. Rethinking the problem that won't go away
    Terese 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?..
  40. ncbi Tobacco industry opposition to designating environmental tobacco smoke through E-codes
    Michael 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...
  41. ncbi Casting votes on healthcare. Midterm election referendums bring big money, potential impact on healthcare-mostly with anti-smoking proposals
    Mark 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...
  42. pmc Political coalitions for mutual advantage: the case of the Tobacco Institute's Labor Management Committee
    Edith 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...
  43. pmc Policy makers' perspectives on tobacco control advocates' roles in regulation development
    T 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...
  44. ncbi Prospects for tobacco control in Zimbabwe: a historical perspective
    G 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...
  45. ncbi Legislative face-off
    Ken Ortolon
    Tex Med 101:26-33. 2005
  46. ncbi Out of the running. Healthcare is a back-burner issue this election year
    Matthew DoBias
    Mod Healthc 36:8-10. 2006
  47. ncbi The power of paperwork: how Philip Morris neutralized the medical code for secondhand smoke
    Daniel 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...
  48. pmc German tobacco industry's successful efforts to maintain scientific and political respectability to prevent regulation of secondhand smoke
    A 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...
  49. ncbi 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
  50. ncbi School nurses' opinions about the prevention of tobacco use
    Bonita 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...
  51. ncbi Can health care improve foreign policy?
    Jane Hokanson Hawks
    Urol Nurs 25:319-20. 2005
  52. ncbi Special report: Washington outlook
    Jonathan Gardner
    Mod Healthc 32:30-3. 2002
  53. ncbi A health policy paradox: the mind-body disconnect in primary mental healthcare policy. Part I
    Margaret McAllister
    J Am Acad Nurse Pract 17:163-7. 2005
  54. ncbi How policy changes can influence society and nursing practice
    Phyllis G Cooper
    Nurs Forum 42:1. 2007
  55. ncbi Surprise US election results may boost biotech
    Jeffrey L Fox
    Nat Biotechnol 20:1176. 2002
  56. pmc "The world's most hostile environment": how the tobacco industry circumvented Singapore's advertising ban
    M Assunta
    School of Public Health, Room 129A, Edward Ford Building A27, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006 Australia
    Tob Control 13:ii51-7. 2004
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  57. ncbi Federal antitrust policy and physician discontent: defining moments in the struggle for congressional relief
    Carl 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...
  58. ncbi 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...
  59. ncbi Physician sovereignty and the purchasers' revolt
    Jill Quadagno
    Florida State University, USA
    J Health Polit Policy Law 29:815-34; discussion 1005-19. 2004
  60. ncbi 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 out
    Susanna Duff
    Mod Healthc 32:10-1. 2002
  61. pmc Smoke-free airlines and the role of organized labor: a case study
    Jocelyn 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...
  62. ncbi Oklahoma tobacco policy-making
    Michael 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...
  63. ncbi The shaping of health care policy
    Kevin C Gottlieb
    Department of Public Administration, Maxwell School, Syracuse University, USA
    Manag Care 11:4-7; discussion 7. 2002
  64. pmc Germany: Tobacco industry still dictates policy
    Thilo Grüning
    Tob Control 16:2. 2007
  65. pmc "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 Kenya
    Preeti 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...
  66. pmc Tobacco industry manipulation of research
    Lisa 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
  67. ncbi Influencing health care policy with our children in mind
    Cecilia Grindel
    Medsurg Nurs 14:277-8. 2005
  68. doi [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...
  69. ncbi Sexual and bodily rights as human rights in the Middle East and North Africa
    Liz 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, ..
  70. doi Niche players in health policy: medical specialty societies in Congress 1969-2002
    Aaron 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...
  71. doi Perceptions of the gift relationship in organ and tissue donation: Views of intensivists and donor and recipient coordinators
    Rhonda Shaw
    Sociology Social Policy, Victoria University of Wellington, PO Box 600, Wellington, New Zealand
    Soc Sci Med 70:609-15. 2010
    ..of "gift 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...
  72. doi Learning from international policies on trans fatty acids to reduce cardiovascular disease in low- and middle-income countries, using Mexico as a case study
    Carolina 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 ..
  73. ncbi Promoting and protecting the health of children and young people
    K 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...
  74. doi Development of health technology assessment in France
    Caroline 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...
  75. ncbi Embracing the new professionalism: self-regulation, mandatory reporting and their discontents
    Malcolm 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, ..
  76. pmc 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 ..
  77. doi Effectiveness of tax and price policies in tobacco control
    Frank 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
    ....
  78. ncbi Advocacy training in US advanced pediatric dentistry training programs
    Homa 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...
  79. pmc British American Tobacco's tactics during China's accession to the World Trade Organization
    Fei 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...
  80. pmc 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...
  81. ncbi [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 ..
  82. ncbi Adolescent sexuality and sexual behavior
    Jennifer 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...
  83. doi A glimpse into 30 years of struggle against prostitution by the women's liberation movement in Norway
    Agnete 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...
  84. pmc Hookworm-related anaemia among pregnant women: a systematic review
    Simon 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...
  85. ncbi 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 ..
  86. doi Reducing firearm-related violence on college campuses-police chiefs' perceptions and practices
    Amy Thompson
    Department of Health and Rehabilitation Services, The University of Toledo, Toledo, Ohio, USA
    J Am Coll Health 58:247-54. 2009
    Firearms 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 ..
  87. ncbi The value of advocacy in promoting social change: implementing the new Domestic Violence Act in South Africa
    S 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...
  88. ncbi Prediction of Medicare drug formulary drugs for treatment of overactive bladder
    Joseph 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...
  89. ncbi 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 ..
  90. ncbi University students with learning disabilities advocating for change
    D 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...
  91. ncbi Reimbursement to advanced practice nurses (APNs) through Medicare
    S 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...
  92. doi Understanding consumer participation in mental health: Issues of power and change
    Wanda 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).
  93. ncbi 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 ..
  94. pmc Are drug companies living up to their human rights responsibilities? Moving toward assessment
    Sofia 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 ..
  95. pmc Are drug companies living up to their human rights responsibilities? The Merck perspective
    Geralyn 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 ..
  96. ncbi Hungry for Hungary: examples of tobacco industry's expansionism
    T Szilagyi
    Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Sydney 2006, Australia
    Cent Eur J Public Health 11:38-43. 2003
    ....
  97. ncbi Lobbying: everyone's responsibility
    L 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...
  98. ncbi Vaccination and risk communication: summary of a workshop, Arlington Virginia, USA, 5-6 October 2000
    J 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...
  99. ncbi Taxation as prevention and as a treatment for obesity: the case of sugar-sweetened beverages
    Nicole 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 ..
  100. doi An assessment of the developmental, reproductive, and neurotoxicity of endosulfan
    Marilyn 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...
  101. ncbi Improving geriatrics training in internal medicine residency programs: best practices and sustainable solutions
    David 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
    ..and in-training 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.

Research Grants108 found, 100 shown here

  1. Tobacco Industry Documents on ETS-The Next Front
    Richard 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 ..
  2. Labor and the Tobacco Industry
    Edith 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. ..
  3. Organized Labor and Tobacco
    Edith 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. ..
  4. Organized Labor and Tobacco
    Edith 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. ..
  5. Industry-Sponsored Research Contracts:An Empirical Study
    Michelle Mello; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The data will be analyzed descriptively and with chi-squared tests and regression analysis. ..
  6. Enhancing Human Subjects Research Protection
    ROBERT LOWMAN; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Collectively, these projects will significantly enhance human research subject protection at the University. ..
  7. BIOPTERIN, CATECHOLAMINES, & NO IN REGULATING APOPTOSIS
    Robert Levine; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..These studies may will reveal novel apoptotic regulatory mechanisms and provide new avenues for therapeutic approaches to promote neuronal survival and prevent debilitating neurological diseases, such as Parkinson's disease. ..
  8. GENETIC AND IMMUNOLOGIC ANALYSIS OF MICROTUBULE PROTEINS
    Lawrence Goldstein; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..These new components will be identified and cloned in Drosophila and then characterized in depth using genetic, cytological, and biochemical methods. ..
  9. Impact/HIV Intervention/Adolescent Males Leaving Jail
    Nicholas Freudenberg; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..This sub-study will also be used to tailor the intervention tested in this proposal for adolescent females. ..
  10. Glycemic Index, Obesity, Insulin Resistance and CVD Risk
    David 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. ..
  11. Smoking Cessation Intervention with Building Trade Union
    Elizabeth 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. ..
  12. Hypoxia signaling to checkpoint activation and apoptosis
    Wafik El Deiry; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The work may lead to new strategies for limiting tumor growth at its earliest stages. ..
  13. A Novel Diet-Phenotype Interaction Affecting Body Weight
    David S Ludwig; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  14. ISEE 19th Annual Conference
    Daniel 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. ..
  15. Network for Translational Research: Optical Imaging
    Wafik El Deiry; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  16. A Regional, Multi-Institutional Academic Partnership for Excellence in EPHT
    Daniel Wartenberg; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..We see these efforts as an important step from individual EPHT partner programs towards national EPHT network and collaboration. ..
  17. Glycemic Load and infant birth weight in pregnant/glucose intolerant women
    David Ludwig; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..A successful outcome of this study will provide preliminary data upon which to design a multi- centered clinical trial. ..
  18. Popular Diets, Metabolism, and CVD Risk
    David 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. ..
  19. Reducing Sugar-Sweetened Beverage Consumption in Overweight Adolescents
    David Ludwig; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..These results should have immediate public health application, and aid in the design of future, comprehensive obesity prevention interventions. ..
  20. Reducing Sugar-Sweetened Beverage Consumption in Overweight Adolescents
    David Ludwig; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..These results should have immediate public health application, and aid in the design of future, comprehensive obesity prevention interventions. ..
  21. KILLER/DR5 AND TUMORIGENESIS
    Wafik El Deiry; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..These experiments could lead to novel strategies for anti-cancer therapy. ..
  22. ADHERENCE TO PROTEASE INHIBITORS
    Judith 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. ..
  23. APICAL JUNCTIONAL COMPLEXES OF THE RPE
    LAWRENCE 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. ..
  24. Physical/social hazards--jobs, race, gender and health
    Elizabeth Barbeau; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  25. POLARITY OF RETINAL PIGMENTED EPITHELIUM
    LAWRENCE RIZZOLO; Fiscal Year: 1993
  26. Management Decisions in Financial Conflicts of Interest
    Lisa Bero; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Our findings will allow us to develop a framework for decision-making regarding conflict identification and management. ..
  27. Life Skills Curriculum as an HIV/STD Prevention Strategy
    Susan 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. ..
  28. Sugar-sweetened Beverages and Weight Gain in Children
    David Ludwig; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  29. Modulation of sensitivity & imaging therapeutic response of hypoxic cancer cells
    Wafik 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. ..
  30. Reducing Sugar-Sweetened Beverage Consumption in Overweight Adolescents
    David S Ludwig; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..These results should have immediat public health application, and aid in the design of future, comprehensive obesity prevention interventions. ..
  31. Unique BRCA1 transcriptional response leading to repair
    Wafik 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. ..
  32. CARP, A Novel Cell Death Regulator
    Wafik 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. ..
  33. A Qualitative Study of Editorial Decision-Making
    Lisa Bero; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..