Sara L Tamers

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Are social relationships a healthy influence on obesogenic behaviors among racially/ethnically diverse and socio-economically disadvantaged residents?
    Sara L Tamers
    Harvard School of Public Health, Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Prev Med 56:70-4. 2013
  2. pmc The association between worksite social support, diet, physical activity and body mass index
    Sara L Tamers
    Harvard School of Public Health, Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, 67 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Prev Med 53:53-6. 2011
  3. pmc Exploring the role of co-worker social support on health care utilization and sickness absence
    Sara L Tamers
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 53:751-7. 2011
  4. pmc Effect of stressful life events on changes in smoking among the French: longitudinal findings from GAZEL
    Sara L Tamers
    1 Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA 2 Center for Community Based Research, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA, USA
    Eur J Public Health 25:711-5. 2015
  5. pmc Does concern motivate behavior change? Exploring the relationship between physical activity and body mass index among low-income housing residents
    Sara L Tamers
    Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA, USA
    Health Educ Behav 41:642-50. 2014
  6. pmc Intention to quit smoking and concerns about household environmental risks: findings from the Health in Common Study in low-income housing
    Glorian Sorensen
    Center for Community Based Research, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 24:805-11. 2013
  7. pmc Implementing an Integrated Health Protection/Health Promotion Intervention in the Hospital Setting: Lessons Learned From the Be Well, Work Well Study
    Glorian Sorensen
    Center for Community Based Research Dr Sorensen, Dr Nagler, Ms Theron, Ms Wallace, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA Department of Environmental Health Dr Dennerlein and Dr Wagner Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Harvard T H Chan School of Public Health Dr Sorensen, Dr Nagler, Ms Grant, Dr Nelson, Boston, MA Partners HealthCare Dr Hashimoto, Boston, MA Boston College Law School Dr Hashimoto, Newton, MA Harvard Medical School Dr Hashimoto, Dr Buxton, Boston, MA Bouvé College of Health Sciences Dr Dennerlein, Northeastern University, Boston, MA Statistical Consultant Dr Stoddard, Pelham, MA Department of Biobehavioral Health Dr Buxton, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA Department of Medicine Dr Buxton, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA Dr Buxton New England Research Institutes Mr Kenwood, Watertown, MA and Office for Total Worker Health Coordination and Research Support Dr Tamers, Office of the Director Dr Wagner, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Washington DC
    J Occup Environ Med 58:185-94. 2016
  8. pmc The impact of stressful life events on excessive alcohol consumption in the French population: findings from the GAZEL cohort study
    Sara L Tamers
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America Center for Community Based Research, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 9:e87653. 2014
  9. pmc Household food insufficiency, financial strain, work-family spillover, and depressive symptoms in the working class: the Work, Family, and Health Network study
    Cassandra A Okechukwu
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:126-33. 2012

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. pmc Are social relationships a healthy influence on obesogenic behaviors among racially/ethnically diverse and socio-economically disadvantaged residents?
    Sara L Tamers
    Harvard School of Public Health, Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Prev Med 56:70-4. 2013
    ..To examine associations between social support and ties (family, friend, and neighbors) individually and jointly with diet and physical activity among an ethnically-diverse, low-income population...
  2. pmc The association between worksite social support, diet, physical activity and body mass index
    Sara L Tamers
    Harvard School of Public Health, Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, 67 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Prev Med 53:53-6. 2011
    ..Wellness programs increasingly target worksites. The aim was to evaluate the relationship between worksite social support and dietary behaviors, physical activity, and body mass index (BMI)...
  3. pmc Exploring the role of co-worker social support on health care utilization and sickness absence
    Sara L Tamers
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 53:751-7. 2011
    ..To explore the association of baseline co-worker social support with follow-up measures of health care use and sickness absence...
  4. pmc Effect of stressful life events on changes in smoking among the French: longitudinal findings from GAZEL
    Sara L Tamers
    1 Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA 2 Center for Community Based Research, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA, USA
    Eur J Public Health 25:711-5. 2015
    ..Changes in life events may play a contributing role in changes in smoking behaviors. The objective was to examine the impact of stressful life events (SLEs) on smoking among French adults...
  5. pmc Does concern motivate behavior change? Exploring the relationship between physical activity and body mass index among low-income housing residents
    Sara L Tamers
    Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA, USA
    Health Educ Behav 41:642-50. 2014
    ..To explore relationships between concerns and physical activity and body mass index (BMI) among a racially/ethnically diverse low-income population...
  6. pmc Intention to quit smoking and concerns about household environmental risks: findings from the Health in Common Study in low-income housing
    Glorian Sorensen
    Center for Community Based Research, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 24:805-11. 2013
    ..To assess the association between intention to quit smoking and perceptions of household environmental risks among racially/ethnically diverse residents of low-income housing...
  7. pmc Implementing an Integrated Health Protection/Health Promotion Intervention in the Hospital Setting: Lessons Learned From the Be Well, Work Well Study
    Glorian Sorensen
    Center for Community Based Research Dr Sorensen, Dr Nagler, Ms Theron, Ms Wallace, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA Department of Environmental Health Dr Dennerlein and Dr Wagner Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Harvard T H Chan School of Public Health Dr Sorensen, Dr Nagler, Ms Grant, Dr Nelson, Boston, MA Partners HealthCare Dr Hashimoto, Boston, MA Boston College Law School Dr Hashimoto, Newton, MA Harvard Medical School Dr Hashimoto, Dr Buxton, Boston, MA Bouvé College of Health Sciences Dr Dennerlein, Northeastern University, Boston, MA Statistical Consultant Dr Stoddard, Pelham, MA Department of Biobehavioral Health Dr Buxton, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA Department of Medicine Dr Buxton, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA Dr Buxton New England Research Institutes Mr Kenwood, Watertown, MA and Office for Total Worker Health Coordination and Research Support Dr Tamers, Office of the Director Dr Wagner, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Washington DC
    J Occup Environ Med 58:185-94. 2016
    ..This study reports findings from a proof-of-concept trial designed to examine the feasibility and estimates the efficacy of the "Be Well, Work Well" workplace intervention...
  8. pmc The impact of stressful life events on excessive alcohol consumption in the French population: findings from the GAZEL cohort study
    Sara L Tamers
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America Center for Community Based Research, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 9:e87653. 2014
    ..Major life changes may play a causative role in health through lifestyle factors, such as alcohol. The objective was to examine the impact of stressful life events on heavy alcohol consumption among French adults...
  9. pmc Household food insufficiency, financial strain, work-family spillover, and depressive symptoms in the working class: the Work, Family, and Health Network study
    Cassandra A Okechukwu
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:126-33. 2012
    ..We evaluated the association of household-level stressors with depressive symptoms among low-wage nursing home employees...