Christina Black

Summary

Affiliation: University of Southampton
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Measuring the healthfulness of food retail stores: variations by store type and neighbourhood deprivation
    Christina Black
    Medical Research Council Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital Tremona Road, Southampton SO16 6YD, United Kingdom
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 11:69. 2014
  2. pmc Variety and quality of healthy foods differ according to neighbourhood deprivation
    Christina Black
    Medical Research Council Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Tremona Road, Southampton SO16 6YD, England, UK
    Health Place 18:1292-9. 2012
  3. pmc Dietary inequalities: what is the evidence for the effect of the neighbourhood food environment?
    Christina Black
    Medical Research Council Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital Tremona Road, Southampton SO16 6YD, England, UK Electronic address
    Health Place 27:229-42. 2014
  4. pmc 'Making every contact count': Evaluation of the impact of an intervention to train health and social care practitioners in skills to support health behaviour change
    Wendy Lawrence
    MRC LEU, University of Southampton, UK
    J Health Psychol 21:138-51. 2016
  5. pmc Healthy conversation skills: increasing competence and confidence in front-line staff
    Christina Black
    1Medical Research Council Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Tremona Road, Southampton SO16 6YD, UK
    Public Health Nutr 17:700-7. 2014
  6. pmc Implementation of new Healthy Conversation Skills to support lifestyle changes - what helps and what hinders? Experiences of Sure Start Children's Centre staff
    Tannaze Tinati
    MRC Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit, Southampton General Hospital, University of Southampton, UK
    Health Soc Care Community 20:430-7. 2012
  7. pmc The effect of a behaviour change intervention on the diets and physical activity levels of women attending Sure Start Children's Centres: results from a complex public health intervention
    Janis Baird
    MRC Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK
    BMJ Open 4:e005290. 2014
  8. pmc The Southampton Initiative for Health: a complex intervention to improve the diets and increase the physical activity levels of women from disadvantaged communities
    Mary Barker
    Food Choice Group, MRC Epidemiology Resource Centre, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton, SO16 6YD, UK
    J Health Psychol 16:178-91. 2011

Collaborators

  • Janis Baird
  • Katharine Barnard
  • Wendy Lawrence
  • Mary Barker
  • Tannaze Tinati
  • Hazel Inskip
  • Megan Jarman
  • Sue Cradock
  • Cyrus Cooper
  • Rufia Begum
  • Anna Pease
  • Barrie Margetts
  • Jenny Davies
  • Georgia Ntani

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. pmc Measuring the healthfulness of food retail stores: variations by store type and neighbourhood deprivation
    Christina Black
    Medical Research Council Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital Tremona Road, Southampton SO16 6YD, United Kingdom
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 11:69. 2014
    ..Research measuring the full-range of in-store environmental factors concurrently is limited...
  2. pmc Variety and quality of healthy foods differ according to neighbourhood deprivation
    Christina Black
    Medical Research Council Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Tremona Road, Southampton SO16 6YD, England, UK
    Health Place 18:1292-9. 2012
    ..Dietary inequalities may be exacerbated by differences in the variety and quality of healthy foods sold locally; these factors may influence whether or not consumers purchase healthy foods...
  3. pmc Dietary inequalities: what is the evidence for the effect of the neighbourhood food environment?
    Christina Black
    Medical Research Council Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital Tremona Road, Southampton SO16 6YD, England, UK Electronic address
    Health Place 27:229-42. 2014
    ..More nuanced measures of the food environment, including multidimensional and individualised approaches, would enhance the state of the evidence and help inform future interventions. ..
  4. pmc 'Making every contact count': Evaluation of the impact of an intervention to train health and social care practitioners in skills to support health behaviour change
    Wendy Lawrence
    MRC LEU, University of Southampton, UK
    J Health Psychol 21:138-51. 2016
    ..Because it uses existing services to deliver support for behaviour change, this training intervention has the potential to improve public health at relatively low cost. ..
  5. pmc Healthy conversation skills: increasing competence and confidence in front-line staff
    Christina Black
    1Medical Research Council Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Tremona Road, Southampton SO16 6YD, UK
    Public Health Nutr 17:700-7. 2014
    ..iii) To examine the relationship between confidence and competence post-training...
  6. pmc Implementation of new Healthy Conversation Skills to support lifestyle changes - what helps and what hinders? Experiences of Sure Start Children's Centre staff
    Tannaze Tinati
    MRC Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit, Southampton General Hospital, University of Southampton, UK
    Health Soc Care Community 20:430-7. 2012
    ..Staff training requires a multi-faceted approach to address the range of perceived barriers...
  7. pmc The effect of a behaviour change intervention on the diets and physical activity levels of women attending Sure Start Children's Centres: results from a complex public health intervention
    Janis Baird
    MRC Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK
    BMJ Open 4:e005290. 2014
    ..This study evaluated the effects of a community intervention on dietary quality and levels of physical activity of women from disadvantaged backgrounds...
  8. pmc The Southampton Initiative for Health: a complex intervention to improve the diets and increase the physical activity levels of women from disadvantaged communities
    Mary Barker
    Food Choice Group, MRC Epidemiology Resource Centre, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton, SO16 6YD, UK
    J Health Psychol 16:178-91. 2011
    ..A before and after non-randomized controlled trial is being used to evaluate the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of the intervention in improving women's diets and increasing their physical activity levels...