Shoba Ramanadhan

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Addressing the Vaccine Hesitancy Continuum: An Audience Segmentation Analysis of American Adults Who Did Not Receive the 2009 H1N1 Vaccine
    Shoba Ramanadhan
    Center for Community Based Research, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, 450 Brookline Ave, LW 601, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Vaccines (Basel) 3:556-78. 2015
  2. pmc Graphic health warnings as activators of social networks: A field experiment among individuals of low socioeconomic position
    Shoba Ramanadhan
    Center for Community Based Research, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, 450 Brookline Ave, LW601, Boston, MA 02215, United States Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Harvard T H Chan School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115, United States Electronic address
    Soc Sci Med . 2017
  3. pmc Social media use by community-based organizations conducting health promotion: a content analysis
    Shoba Ramanadhan
    Center for Community Based Research, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, 450 Brookline Ave, LW 703, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    BMC Public Health 13:1129. 2013
  4. pmc Perceptions of evidence-based programs among community-based organizations tackling health disparities: a qualitative study
    Shoba Ramanadhan
    Center for Community Based Research, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Health Educ Res 27:717-28. 2012
  5. pmc Addressing cancer disparities via community network mobilization and intersectoral partnerships: a social network analysis
    Shoba Ramanadhan
    Center for Community Based Research, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e32130. 2012
  6. pmc Network-based social capital and capacity-building programs: an example from Ethiopia
    Shoba Ramanadhan
    Center for Community Based Research, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, 44 Binney St, LW 703, Boston, MA 02115 USA
    Hum Resour Health 8:17. 2010
  7. pmc Informal training in staff networks to support dissemination of health promotion programs
    Shoba Ramanadhan
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Health Promot 25:12-8. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Effect of information seeking and avoidance behavior on self-rated health status among cancer survivors
    Minsoo Jung
    Department of Medical Oncology, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 92:100-6. 2013
  9. pmc Extra-team connections for knowledge transfer between staff teams
    Shoba Ramanadhan
    Department of Society, Human Development and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Health Educ Res 24:967-76. 2009
  10. pmc The communications revolution and health inequalities in the 21st century: implications for cancer control
    K Viswanath
    Harvard School of Public Health, 450 Brookline Ave LW601, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 21:1701-8. 2012

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. pmc Addressing the Vaccine Hesitancy Continuum: An Audience Segmentation Analysis of American Adults Who Did Not Receive the 2009 H1N1 Vaccine
    Shoba Ramanadhan
    Center for Community Based Research, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, 450 Brookline Ave, LW 601, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Vaccines (Basel) 3:556-78. 2015
    ..This analysis highlights the potential to use segmentation techniques to identify subgroups on the vaccine hesitancy continuum and tailor public engagement efforts accordingly. ..
  2. pmc Graphic health warnings as activators of social networks: A field experiment among individuals of low socioeconomic position
    Shoba Ramanadhan
    Center for Community Based Research, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, 450 Brookline Ave, LW601, Boston, MA 02215, United States Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Harvard T H Chan School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115, United States Electronic address
    Soc Sci Med . 2017
    ..One mechanism by which GHWs may influence smoking outcomes is by prompting interpersonal discussions within health discussion networks (the set of personal contacts with whom an individual discusses health issues)...
  3. pmc Social media use by community-based organizations conducting health promotion: a content analysis
    Shoba Ramanadhan
    Center for Community Based Research, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, 450 Brookline Ave, LW 703, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    BMC Public Health 13:1129. 2013
    ..This study assesses the extent to which CBOs engaged in health promotion use popular social media channels, the types of content typically shared, and the extent to which the interactive aspects of social media tools are utilized...
  4. pmc Perceptions of evidence-based programs among community-based organizations tackling health disparities: a qualitative study
    Shoba Ramanadhan
    Center for Community Based Research, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Health Educ Res 27:717-28. 2012
    ..An updated perspective should better incorporate CBO perspectives on evidence and place greater, and much needed, emphasis on the impact of context for EBP dissemination in community settings...
  5. pmc Addressing cancer disparities via community network mobilization and intersectoral partnerships: a social network analysis
    Shoba Ramanadhan
    Center for Community Based Research, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e32130. 2012
    ..The findings support investment in infrastructure-building and intersectoral mobilization in addressing disparities and highlight the benefits of using CBPR approaches for such work...
  6. pmc Network-based social capital and capacity-building programs: an example from Ethiopia
    Shoba Ramanadhan
    Center for Community Based Research, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, 44 Binney St, LW 703, Boston, MA 02115 USA
    Hum Resour Health 8:17. 2010
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  7. pmc Informal training in staff networks to support dissemination of health promotion programs
    Shoba Ramanadhan
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Health Promot 25:12-8. 2010
    ..To study informal skill transfer via staff networks as a complement to formal training among afterschool childcare providers implementing a health promotion program...
  8. doi request reprint Effect of information seeking and avoidance behavior on self-rated health status among cancer survivors
    Minsoo Jung
    Department of Medical Oncology, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 92:100-6. 2013
    ..In this context, we examined health information-seeking/avoidance as a potential mediator between social determinants and self-rated health (SRH) status among cancer survivors...
  9. pmc Extra-team connections for knowledge transfer between staff teams
    Shoba Ramanadhan
    Department of Society, Human Development and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Health Educ Res 24:967-76. 2009
    ..Further research on extra-team connections and knowledge transfer in low-resource, high turnover environments is needed...
  10. pmc The communications revolution and health inequalities in the 21st century: implications for cancer control
    K Viswanath
    Harvard School of Public Health, 450 Brookline Ave LW601, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 21:1701-8. 2012
    ..Drawing on illustrative data, this essay characterizes the communications revolution and elucidates its implications for cancer control, with a particular focus on communication inequalities and cancer disparities...
  11. doi request reprint Class, race, ethnicity and information needs in post-treatment cancer patients
    Ezequiel M Galarce
    Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 85:432-9. 2011
    ..The goal of this study was to develop a taxonomy of topics for which post-treatment cancer patients sought information, and to explore HISB patterns by sociodemographic factors and cancer type...
  12. pmc Effect of media use on HIV-related stigma in Sub-Saharan Africa: a cross-sectional study
    Mesfin Awoke Bekalu
    Center for Community Based Research, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America School for Mass Communication Research, University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium Department of Journalism and Communication, Bahir Dar University, Bahir Dar, Ethiopia
    PLoS ONE 9:e100467. 2014
    ....