Florida International University

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Organization: Florida International University
Country: USA

Top Publications

  1. pmc Evidence for optimism: behavior therapies and motivational interviewing in adolescent substance abuse treatment
    Mark J Macgowan
    Community Based Intervention Research Group, College of Public Health and Social Work, Florida International University, 11200 SW 8th Street, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am 19:527-45. 2010
  2. ncbi Patterns of gastrointestinal parasitism among five sympatric prairie carnivores: are males reservoirs?
    Aaron J Wirsing
    Department of Biological Sciences, Marine Biology Program, Florida International University, Biscayne Bay Campus MSB 351, North Miami, Florida 33181, USA
    J Parasitol 93:504-10. 2007
  3. ncbi Estimation of parameters in logistic and log-logistic distribution with grouped data
    Yan Yan Zhou
    Department of Statistics, Florida International University, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    Lifetime Data Anal 13:421-9. 2007
  4. ncbi Food safety practices among pregnant women and mothers in the women, infants, and children program, Miami, Florida
    Mary Jo Trepka
    Stempel School of Public Health, Florida International University, 11200 S W 8th Street, HLS II Room 595, Miami, Florida 33199, USA
    J Food Prot 70:1230-7. 2007
  5. ncbi Prevention, prevention, prevention: nutrition for successful aging
    Nancy S Wellman
    National Resource Center on Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Aging, Department of Dietetics and Nutrition, Stempel School of Public Health, Florida International University, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 107:741-3. 2007
  6. pmc A mathematical model of the dynamics of Salmonella Cerro infection in a US dairy herd
    P P Chapagain
    Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA
    Epidemiol Infect 136:263-72. 2008
  7. ncbi Composition and diversity patterns in metazoan parasite communities and anthropogenic disturbance in stream ecosystems
    A D Hernandez
    Department of Ecology, Evolution and Natural Resources, and Graduate Program in Ecology and Evolution, Rutgers the State University, 14 College Farm Road, New Brunswick, New Jersey 08901, USA
    Parasitology 134:91-102. 2007
  8. pmc Incorporating social anxiety into a model of college problem drinking: replication and extension
    Lindsay S Ham
    Florida International University, Department of Psychology, Miami, FL, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 20:348-55. 2006
  9. ncbi Fragments as islands: a synthesis of faunal responses to habitat patchiness
    James I Watling
    Florida International University, Department of Biological Sciences, OE 167, University Park, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    Conserv Biol 20:1016-25. 2006
  10. ncbi Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and substance use risk behaviors among tri-ethnic adolescents of Florida
    WayWay M Hlaing
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Stempel School of Public Health, Florida International University, 12000 SW 8th Street HLS II 584, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    AIDS Behav 11:239-51. 2007

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Publications62

  1. pmc Evidence for optimism: behavior therapies and motivational interviewing in adolescent substance abuse treatment
    Mark J Macgowan
    Community Based Intervention Research Group, College of Public Health and Social Work, Florida International University, 11200 SW 8th Street, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am 19:527-45. 2010
    ..The findings from this article underscore the value of individual and group behavior therapies and motivational interviewing in helping reduce mild to serious AOD use among adolescents...
  2. ncbi Patterns of gastrointestinal parasitism among five sympatric prairie carnivores: are males reservoirs?
    Aaron J Wirsing
    Department of Biological Sciences, Marine Biology Program, Florida International University, Biscayne Bay Campus MSB 351, North Miami, Florida 33181, USA
    J Parasitol 93:504-10. 2007
    ....
  3. ncbi Estimation of parameters in logistic and log-logistic distribution with grouped data
    Yan Yan Zhou
    Department of Statistics, Florida International University, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    Lifetime Data Anal 13:421-9. 2007
    ..d.f. of the log-logistic distribution are also estimated based on the MLEs. The methodology is further studied with simulations and exemplified with a data set with artificially introduced grouping from a locomotive life test study...
  4. ncbi Food safety practices among pregnant women and mothers in the women, infants, and children program, Miami, Florida
    Mary Jo Trepka
    Stempel School of Public Health, Florida International University, 11200 S W 8th Street, HLS II Room 595, Miami, Florida 33199, USA
    J Food Prot 70:1230-7. 2007
    ..Although all women in the WIC program could benefit from food safety education, these findings indicate that women during their first pregnancy should especially be targeted for food safety education...
  5. ncbi Prevention, prevention, prevention: nutrition for successful aging
    Nancy S Wellman
    National Resource Center on Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Aging, Department of Dietetics and Nutrition, Stempel School of Public Health, Florida International University, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 107:741-3. 2007
  6. pmc A mathematical model of the dynamics of Salmonella Cerro infection in a US dairy herd
    P P Chapagain
    Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA
    Epidemiol Infect 136:263-72. 2008
    ..A more realistically distributed (gamma-distributed) infectious period using multiple stages of infection was considered. The basic reproduction number was calculated and relevance to the intervention strategies is discussed...
  7. ncbi Composition and diversity patterns in metazoan parasite communities and anthropogenic disturbance in stream ecosystems
    A D Hernandez
    Department of Ecology, Evolution and Natural Resources, and Graduate Program in Ecology and Evolution, Rutgers the State University, 14 College Farm Road, New Brunswick, New Jersey 08901, USA
    Parasitology 134:91-102. 2007
    ..Understanding structure and function of animal communities from these naturally depauperate ecosystems is important before continued anthropogenic changes result in the extirpation or extinction of their unique fauna...
  8. pmc Incorporating social anxiety into a model of college problem drinking: replication and extension
    Lindsay S Ham
    Florida International University, Department of Psychology, Miami, FL, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 20:348-55. 2006
    ....
  9. ncbi Fragments as islands: a synthesis of faunal responses to habitat patchiness
    James I Watling
    Florida International University, Department of Biological Sciences, OE 167, University Park, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    Conserv Biol 20:1016-25. 2006
    ....
  10. ncbi Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and substance use risk behaviors among tri-ethnic adolescents of Florida
    WayWay M Hlaing
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Stempel School of Public Health, Florida International University, 12000 SW 8th Street HLS II 584, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    AIDS Behav 11:239-51. 2007
    ..Future research should seek to identify sources and consequences of such variations in risk behavior and design culturally appropriate prevention programs for adolescents...
  11. ncbi CDE and non-CDE dietitians' knowledge of exercise and content of exercise programs for older adults with type 2 diabetes
    Valerie A George
    Department of Dietetics and Nutrition, Stempel School of Public Health, Florida International University, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    J Nutr Educ Behav 38:157-62. 2006
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  12. ncbi Coral diseases near Lee Stocking Island, Bahamas: patterns and potential drivers
    Joshua D Voss
    Department of Biological Sciences, Florida International University, Miami, Florida 33199, USA
    Dis Aquat Organ 69:33-40. 2006
    ..However, in 2003 BBD and WP were clumped. This is the first study, to our knowledge, that quantitatively documents coral disease dynamics on reefs surrounding LSI...
  13. ncbi Dysexecutive agraphia: a major executive dysfunction sign
    Alfredo Ardila
    Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, Florida International University, Miami, Florida 33199, USA
    Int J Neurosci 116:653-63. 2006
    ..Three illustrative cases are presented. It is finally suggested that questions regarding the ability to write should be included in dementia questionnaires and executive functioning testing...
  14. ncbi Medical and psychosocial experiences of family caregivers with children fed enterally at home
    Evelyn B Enrione
    Department of Dietetics and Nutrition, Florida International University, Miami, 33199, USA
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 29:413-9. 2005
    ..This study determined whether caregivers report psychosocial situations more frequent and difficult to manage than medical situations...
  15. ncbi Disengaged and authoritarian parenting behavior of depressed mothers with their toddlers
    Martha Pelaez
    Department of Educational and Psychological Studies, COE 213, Florida International University, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    Infant Behav Dev 31:145-8. 2008
  16. pmc Phylogenetic review of tonal sound production in whales in relation to sociality
    Laura J May-Collado
    Florida International University, Department of Biological Sciences, 11200 SW 8th Street, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    BMC Evol Biol 7:136. 2007
    ..Here we summarize data from over 300 studies on cetacean tonal sounds and social structure and phylogenetically test existing hypotheses on their co-evolution...
  17. ncbi Normal aging increases cognitive heterogeneity: analysis of dispersion in WAIS-III scores across age
    Alfredo Ardila
    Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, Florida International University, HLS139, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    Arch Clin Neuropsychol 22:1003-11. 2007
    ..In other abilities (e.g., visuoconstructive abilities and fund of general information), normal aging is associated with a more homogenous pattern of decline...
  18. pmc Effect of maternal depression on child behavior: a sensitive period?
    Daniel M Bagner
    Department of Psychology, Florida International University, 11200 S W 8th Street, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 49:699-707. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the effect of maternal depression during the child's first year of life (i.e., sensitive period) on subsequent behavior problems...
  19. pmc Alcohol use accelerates HIV disease progression
    Marianna K Baum
    Florida International University, Robert Stempel College of Public Health and Social Work, Miami, Florida 33199, USA
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 26:511-8. 2010
    ..The effect of alcohol abuse on viral load, however, appears to be through reduced adherence to ART...
  20. doi Colorectal cancer screening preferences among African Americans: which screening test is preferred?
    Richard C Palmer
    Robert Stempel School of Public Health, Florida International University, 11200 SW 8th Street, HLS 571, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    J Cancer Educ 25:577-81. 2010
    ..Enabling individuals without CRC screening experience to first complete FOBT might prepare them to later participate in colonoscopy screening...
  21. ncbi Can the C(5)H(5) + C(5)H(5) --> C(10)H(10) --> C(10)H(9) + H/C(10)H(8) + H(2) reaction produce naphthalene? An Ab initio/RRKM study
    A M Mebel
    Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Florida International University, Miami, Florida 33199, USA
    J Phys Chem A 113:9825-33. 2009
    ..The alternative product, fulvalene, can potentially contribute to the growth of cyclopentafused polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons...
  22. ncbi Development and evaluation of a novel artificial catheter-deliverable prosthetic heart valve and method for in vitro testing
    Thomas E Claiborne
    Biomedical Engineering Department, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York, NY 11794 8181, USA
    Int J Artif Organs 32:262-71. 2009
    ..The device is intended to create superior characteristics in comparison to tissue-based percutaneous valves...
  23. pmc Directionality of change in youth anxiety treatment involving parents: an initial examination
    Wendy K Silverman
    Department of Psychology, Child and Family Psychosocial Research Center, Florida International University, University Park, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 77:474-85. 2009
    ..Findings highlight the need for research on directionality and mechanisms of change to move from evidence-based treatments toward evidence-based explanations of treatment outcome...
  24. doi Optical spectroscopy for in-vitro differentiation of pediatric neoplastic and epileptogenic brain lesions
    Wei Chiang Lin
    Miami Children s Hospital, Brain Institute and Florida International University, Department of Biomedical Engineering, 10555 West Flagler St, EAS 2673 Miami, Florida 33131, USA
    J Biomed Opt 14:014028. 2009
    ..The outcomes of the study suggest that certain unique compositional and structural characteristics of pediatric neoplastic and epileptogenic brain can be detected using optical spectroscopy in vitro...
  25. doi The experience of being an Asthma Amigo in a program to decrease asthma episodes in Hispanic children
    Sandra Lobar
    Florida International University College of Nursing and Health Sciences, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    J Pediatr Nurs 23:364-71. 2008
    ..Findings suggested that being an Asthma Amigo helped in gaining entrée into the community and in spreading the message of asthma triggers and prevention...
  26. doi Genetic and phenotypic heterogeneity in ovarian failure: overview of selected candidate genes
    Joe Leigh Simpson
    Florida International University, College of Medicine, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1135:146-54. 2008
    ..Analysis of other genes is necessary, including many likely to show novel mechanisms of action...
  27. doi A two-stage model for concurrent sequences
    Susan M Schneider
    Department of Psychology, Florida International University, Miami, FL 33199, United States
    Behav Processes 78:429-41. 2008
    ..The logic of the model suggests a new way of understanding the mechanisms underlying behavioural units...
  28. doi Twelve-month-olds' understanding of prior actions and final goals
    James Todd
    University of Toledo, 2801 W Bancroft Street, Toledo, OH 43609, United States
    Infant Behav Dev 31:311-5. 2008
    ..Twelve-month-olds were habituated to trials in which a grasping action preceded the holding of an object. Infants recovered looking to test events when a new object was held, but only when this was preceded by prior contact with the object...
  29. ncbi Stress detection in computer users based on digital signal processing of noninvasive physiological variables
    Jing Zhai
    Digital Signal Processing Laboratory, Florida International University, 10555 W Flagler Street, Miami, FL 33174, USA
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 1:1355-8. 2006
    ..It was also found that the pupil diameter was the most significant affective state indicator, compared to the other three physiological signals monitored...
  30. ncbi A strategy for improving community effectiveness of HIV/AIDS intervention design: the Community Readiness Model in the Caribbean
    H Virginia McCoy
    Robert Stempel School of Public Health, Florida International University, Miami, Florida 33199, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 42:1579-92. 2007
    ..Community collaborators identify the interplay of social, structural, and political-economic factors for effective prevention...
  31. ncbi Specific phobia
    Wendy K Silverman
    Child Anxiety and Phobia Program, Child and Family Psychosocial Research Center, Department of Psychology, Florida International University, University Park Campus, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am 14:819-43, ix-x. 2005
    ..Finally, a case study is offered that serves to illuminate the major topics outlined in the article...
  32. ncbi The curve is still out there: a reply to Bushman, Wang, and Anderson's (2005) "Is the curve relating temperature to aggression linear or curvilinear?"
    Ellen G Cohn
    School of Policy and Management, Florida International University, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 89:67-70. 2005
    ..It appears that linear relationships between temperature and aggression identified by B. J. Bushman et al. are less ubiquitous than might be believed and that the curve is still out there...
  33. ncbi Application of non-market valuation to the Florida Keys marine reserve management
    Mahadev G Bhat
    Department of Environmental Studies, Florida International University, University Park, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    J Environ Manage 67:315-25. 2003
    ..The results provide a strong economic justification for designing user-based funding mechanisms in order to make the MR program self-sustaining in the future...
  34. pmc Serotonin modulates the electric waveform of the gymnotiform electric fish Brachyhypopomus pinnicaudatus
    Philip K Stoddard
    Department of Biological Sciences, Florida International University, Miami FL 33199, USA
    J Exp Biol 206:1353-62. 2003
    ..These findings are consistent with the emerging view that serotonin facilitates different adaptive responses to acute and chronic social challenge and stress...
  35. ncbi Evidence against the presence of NMDA receptors at a central glutamatergic synapse in leeches
    Eric Wu
    Neuroscience Program, Department of Physiology and Biophysics, University of Miami School of Medicine, 1600 NW 10th Avenue, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Invert Neurosci 4:157-64. 2002
    ..Therefore, there are evidently no NMDA receptors at the P to AP synapse, suggesting other mechanisms of associative learning in leeches...
  36. ncbi Improving access to primary health care for chronic drug users: an innovative systemic intervention for providers
    H Virginia McCoy
    Department of Public Health, Florida International University, 3000 N E, 151 Street, ACI 394, North Miami, FL 33181, USA
    J Behav Health Serv Res 29:445-57. 2002
    ..This intervention revealed potential to build bridges between health care providers and CDUs. By overcoming provider resistance, primary care access can be realized for this and other disadvantaged populations...
  37. ncbi Targeting "hydrolytic" activity of the S-adenosyl-L-homocysteine hydrolase
    S F Wnuk
    Department of Chemistry, Florida International University, Miami, Florida 33199, USA
    Mini Rev Med Chem 1:307-16. 2001
    ..Design and synthesis of the novel adenine nucleosides as well their interaction with AdoHcy hydrolase are discussed in this review...
  38. ncbi Nursing the spirit: the Framework of Systemic Organization
    Marie Luise Friedemann
    Shool of Nursing, Florida International University, North Miami 33181, USA
    J Adv Nurs 39:325-32. 2002
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  39. ncbi Generalization of learning in three-and-a-half-month-old infants on the basis of amodal relations
    Lorraine E Bahrick
    Department of Psychology, Florida International University, Miami 33199, USA
    Child Dev 73:667-81. 2002
    ..Although this knowledge is not restricted to the events of original learning, it cannot yet be flexibly extended across a variety of contexts...
  40. ncbi Test-retest reliability of anxiety symptoms and diagnoses with the Anxiety Disorders Interview Schedule for DSM-IV: child and parent versions
    W K Silverman
    Child and Family Psychosocial Research Center, Department of Psychology, Florida International University, Miami 33199, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 40:937-44. 2001
    ..To examine the test-retest reliability of the DSM-IV anxiety symptoms and disorders in children with the Anxiety Disorders Interview Schedule for DSM-IV: Child and Parent Versions (ADIS for DSM-IV:C/P)...
  41. ncbi "What else could he have done?" Creating false answers in child witnesses by inviting speculation
    N Schreiber
    Psychologisches Institut IV, Westfalische Wilhelms Universitat Munster, Germany
    J Appl Psychol 86:525-32. 2001
    ..The short-term effect is explained by a speculation-as-misinformation assumption, whereas the long-term effect is explained by the use of a metastrategy...
  42. ncbi Psychometric properties of the State-Trait Anxiety Inventory among Japanese clinical outpatients
    N Iwata
    Life Course and Health Research Center, Florida International University, Miami 33199, USA
    J Clin Psychol 56:793-806. 2000
    ..Similarities and differences in the factor structure of the STAI-JY were discussed in comparison with those reported earlier for the general population in Japan and for individuals in Western countries...
  43. ncbi Intravascular irradiation using Re-186 liquid-filled balloon catheters: correlation between experimental and theoretical studies
    A J McGoron
    Department of Radiology, University of Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Cardiovasc Radiat Med 1:368-75. 1999
    ..This investigation evaluated the agreement between Monte Carlo simulations and experimental radiation dose measurements for a radioisotope liquid-filled balloon catheter in a tissue equivalent phantom...
  44. ncbi Dehydration of mature and immature sickle red blood cells during fast oxygenation/deoxygenation cycles: role of KCl cotransport and extracellular calcium
    A J McGoron
    Department of Radiology and the Division of Hematology Oncology, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Blood 95:2164-8. 2000
    ..Density increase was not dependent on the presence of chloride, making it unlikely that KCl cotransport was an important pathway under these conditions. (Blood. 2000;95:2164-2168)..
  45. ncbi First-job preferences and expectations of pharmacy students: intergender and interethnic comparisons
    M J Carvajal
    Department of Economics, Florida International University, Miami 33199, USA
    J Am Pharm Assoc (Wash) 39:32-40. 1999
    ..To identify and measure intergender and interethnic differences in preferences and expectations of pharmacy students...
  46. ncbi Language representation and working memory with bilinguals
    Alfredo Ardila
    Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, Florida International University, 12230 NW 8th Street, Miami, FL 33182, USA
    J Commun Disord 36:233-40. 2003
    ..It will be concluded that in addition to the "phonological system," the WM model should include a "semantic system," involving a "semantic store" and a "semantic search" process...
  47. ncbi Harm reduction: a social work practice model and social justice agenda
    Jo Brocato
    Outpatient Substance Abuse Services, Miami Behavioral Health Center, School of Social Work, Florida International University, Miami, FL, USA
    Health Soc Work 28:117-25. 2003
    ..They examine current drug policies, the consequences of the policies, and, in particular, how the policies affect social workers as practitioners, agents of social control, and guardians of social justice...
  48. ncbi The facets of anxiety sensitivity represented in the childhood anxiety sensitivity index: confirmatory analyses of factor models from past studies
    Wendy K Silverman
    Child and Family Psychosocial Research Center, Department of Psychology, Florida International University, Miami 33199, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 112:364-74. 2003
    ..Results support a hierarchical factor model in that there was a strong general factor, explaining 71% of the variance. Findings are discussed in the context of anxiety sensitivity theory and research with children and adolescents...
  49. ncbi Predictors of engagement and retention into a parent-centered, ecodevelopmental HIV preventive intervention for Hispanic adolescents and their families
    Guillermo Prado
    Stempel School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Florida International University, 11200 SW 8th St HLS 597 Miami, FL 33199, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 31:874-90. 2006
    ..The influence of retention on changes in adolescent HIV-risk attitudes was also examined...
  50. ncbi Integrated study of topographical functional maps based on an auditory comprehension paradigm using an eigensystem study and spectrum analysis
    Mercedes Cabrerizo
    Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Florida International University, Miami, FL 33174, USA
    Brain Topogr 17:151-63. 2005
    ..The algorithm as developed in this study could be extended in its application to other brain functional mapping tasks given its simple but effective practical mathematical foundation...
  51. pmc Cultural adaptation in translational research: field experiences
    Jessy G Devieux
    Florida International University, AIDS Prevention Program, College of Health and Urban Affairs Public Health, North Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    J Urban Health 82:iii82-91. 2005
    ..The experiences of Florida International University's AIDS Prevention Program in translating HIV primary and secondary prevention interventions among ..
  52. ncbi The development of infant learning about specific face-voice relations
    Lorraine E Bahrick
    Department of Psychology, Florida International University, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    Dev Psychol 41:541-52. 2005
    ....
  53. ncbi Aging in introductory and life cycle nutrition textbooks
    Nancy S Wellman
    National Policy and Resource Center on Nutrition and Aging, Florida International University, OE 200, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    Gerontol Geriatr Educ 24:67-86. 2004
    ..These textbooks may not help students acquire the broad knowledge needed to work with older adults or develop positive attitudes about aging. Recommendations for authors, publishers, and instructors are provided...
  54. ncbi A bioinstrumentation system for the identification of EEG correlates of tinnitus
    Maroof H Choudhury
    Biomedical Engineering Department, Florida International University, Miami, FL 33174, USA
    Biomed Sci Instrum 41:169-74. 2005
    ..The instrumental setup permits the study of AEP responses during silence, as well as to observe the transitional nature of the AEP...
  55. pmc Risk factors for lead poisoning among Cuban refugee children
    Mary Jo Trepka
    Robert R Stempel School of Public Health, Florida International University, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    Public Health Rep 120:179-85. 2005
    ..This study was designed to explore whether parental activities such as repairing cars, welding, and rebuilding car batteries are risk factors for lead poisoning among Cuban refugee children in Miami-Dade County...
  56. ncbi Detection of interictal spikes and artifactual data through orthogonal transformations
    Malek Adjouadi
    Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Florida International University, Miami, Florida 33174, USA
    J Clin Neurophysiol 22:53-64. 2005
    ..8 per hour of continuous EEG. These are positive results that support further development of this algorithm for prolonged EEG recordings on ambulatory subjects and to serve as a support mechanism to the decisions made by EEG experts...
  57. ncbi Use of thickened liquids in skilled nursing facilities
    Victoria H Castellanos
    Department of Dietetics and Nutrition, and Long Term Care Institute, National Policy and Resource Center on Nutrition and Aging, Florida International University, Miami, 33199, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 104:1222-6. 2004
    ..Long-term care residents are routinely provided with thickened liquids for the management of dysphagia. The objective of this study was to identify the prevalence of thickened liquid use in skilled nursing facilities...
  58. ncbi The role of omnivorous crayfish in littoral communities
    Nathan J Dorn
    W K Kellogg Biological Station and Department of Zoology, Michigan State University, Hickory Corners, Michigan 49060, USA
    Oecologia 140:150-9. 2004
    ..Although the effects of omnivorous crayfish on littoral communities can be large, their complex effects do not fit neatly into current theories about trophic interactions or freshwater community structure...
  59. ncbi The aims and accomplishments of comparative psychology
    Robert Lickliter
    Department of Psychology, Florida International University, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    Dev Psychobiol 44:26-30. 2004
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  60. ncbi The evolutionary origins of electric signal complexity
    Philip K Stoddard
    Department of Biological Sciences, Florida International University, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    J Physiol Paris 96:485-91. 2002
    ..But, while juveniles and females remain protected from predators, breeding males modify their EODs in ways that enhance their conspicuousness to predators...
  61. ncbi Developmental dynamics: toward a biologically plausible evolutionary psychology
    Robert Lickliter
    Department of Psychology, Florida International University, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    Psychol Bull 129:819-35. 2003
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  62. ncbi Does expert psychological testimony inform or influence juror decision making? A social cognitive analysis
    M B Kovera
    Department of Psychology, Florida International University, Miami 33181, USA
    J Appl Psychol 82:178-91. 1997
    ..Implications for the use of procedural innovations in sexual abuse trials are discussed...

Research Grants62

  1. Retrospective cohort study of racial disparities in HIV survival, Florida
    Mary Jo Trepka; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This supports the National Center for Minority Health and Health Disparities mission to "reduce and ultimately eliminate health disparities." ..
  2. Retrospective cohort study of racial disparities in HIV survival, Florida
    Mary Jo Trepka; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This supports the National Center for Minority Health and Health Disparities mission to "reduce and ultimately eliminate health disparities." ..
  3. Parent Mediation of Child Anxiety CBT Outcome
    Wendy Silverman; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  4. Parent Mediation of Child Anxiety CBT Outcome
    Wendy K Silverman; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  5. Therapy Specificity and Mediation in Family & Group CBT
    Wendy Silverman; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..g., growth curve modeling) will be used. ..
  6. Psychosocial Mediation Trials and Minority Trainees
    Wendy Silverman; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The candidate is a tenured Full Professor of Psychology at Florida International University, Miami...
  7. Perinatal Determinants of Intersensory Perception
    Robert Lickliter; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..abstract_text> ..
  8. PERINATAL DETERMINANTS OF INTERSENSORY RESPONSIVENESS
    Robert Lickliter; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  9. Death in the PICU/NICU: Parent and Family Functioning
    JoAnne Youngblut; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Research in this area is crucial so that health care professionals can identify parents and families at risk for poor outcomes and target them for early intervention to prevent or minimize undesirable effects. ..
  10. Children's Responses to Sibling Death in NICU/PICU in 3 Racial/Ethnic Groups
    JOANNE M contact YOUNGBLUT; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This study will identifying surviving siblings at risk for poor outcomes so that parents, family members and health care professionals can intervene to promote health and functioning of both the children and their families. ..
  11. Death in the PICU/NICU: Parent and Family Functioning
    JoAnne Youngblut; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Research in this area is crucial so that health care professionals can identify parents and families at risk for poor outcomes and target them for early intervention to prevent or minimize undesirable effects. ..
  12. Death in the PICU/NICU: Parent and Family Functioning
    JoAnne M Youngblut; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Research in this area is crucial so that health care professionals can identify parents and families at risk for poor outcomes and target them for early intervention to prevent or minimize undesirable effects. ..
  13. Development of Intermodal Perception of Social Events: Infancy to Childhood
    Lorraine Bahrick; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Findings are easily translated to real world settings and can serve as a basis for interventions for developmental delays. ..
  14. Development of Intermodal Perception of Social Events: Infancy to Childhood
    Lorraine E Bahrick; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Findings are easily translated to real world settings and can serve as a basis for interventions for developmental delays. ..
  15. CHILD AND FAMILY FUNCTIONING AFTER PEDIATRIC HEAD TRAUMA
    JoAnne Youngblut; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..If nursing research and care can facilitate achieving these objectives, burden on health care, educational, and family systems will be reduced. ..
  16. INTERSENSORY REDUNDANCY & THE DEVELOPMENT OF PERCEPTION
    Lorraine Bahrick; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  17. Audiovisual Interactions in Categorization
    Lorraine Bahrick; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Future research will include investigations of other categories and interactions of other modality combinations. ..
  18. Alcohol & Antiretrovirals in HIV Infection, Oxidative Stress and Liver Disease
    Marianna K Baum; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  19. HIV and HIV/HCV-Infection, Disease Progression, Oxidative Stress and Antioxidants
    Marianna K Baum; Fiscal Year: 2010
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  20. Zinc Therapy in Zinc Deficient HIV+ Drug Users
    Marianna Baum; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  21. HIV and HIV/HCV-Infection, Disease Progression, Oxidative Stress and Antioxidants
    Marianna Baum; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  22. HIV Disease, Drug Abuse, & Nutrient Therapy in Botswana
    Marianna Baum; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Since antiretroviral therapies are not readily available to HIV infected adults in most countries in Africa, this study may provide an alternative approach to retard HIV progression. ..
  23. HIV Disease, Drug Abuse, & Nutrient Therapy in Botswana
    Marianna Baum; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Since antiretroviral therapies are not readily available to HIV infected adults in most countries in Africa, this study may provide an alternative approach to retard HIV progression. ..