Sue A Kaplan
Affiliation: New York University
- "When you walk in the rain, you get wet": a qualitative study of Ghanaian immigrants' perspective on the epidemiological paradoxSue A Kaplan
Department of Population Health, New York University School of Medicine, Translational Science Building, 227 East 30th Street, 6th Floor, New York, NY, 10016, USA
J Immigr Minor Health 17:255-62. 2015..Although some vulnerabilities are unique to their experience as immigrants, many of the risk factors they described are the same as those that affect other residents in the communities in which they live. ..
- The perception of stress and its impact on health in poor communitiesSue A Kaplan
Department of Population Health, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, USA
J Community Health 38:142-9. 2013....
- Opening doors and building capacity: employing a community-based approach to surveyingSue A Kaplan
The Robert F Wagner Graduate School of Public Service, New York University, NY, USA
J Urban Health 81:291-300. 2004..The participating CBOs continue to be deeply engaged in the coalition's work, and many of the surveyors are active as community health advocates and have taken leadership roles within the coalition...
- Racial and ethnic disparities in health: a view from the South BronxSue A Kaplan
The Robert F Wagner Graduate School of Public Service, New York University, USA
J Health Care Poor Underserved 17:116-27. 2006..The paper suggests how health care institutions might respond to these perceptions...
- Stirring up the mud: using a community-based participatory approach to address health disparities through a faith-based initiativeSue A Kaplan
Center for Health and Public Service Research, Robert F Wagner Graduate School for Public Service, New York University, USA
J Health Care Poor Underserved 20:1111-23. 2009..Finally, the study identifies the challenges that lie ahead, including issues of program institutionalization and sustainability...
- The role of faith-based institutions in addressing health disparities: a case study of an initiative in the southwest BronxSue A Kaplan
Robert F Wagner Graduate School of Public Service, New York University, USA
J Health Care Poor Underserved 17:9-19. 2006..Given the churches' demonstrated ability to pull people together, to motivate and to inspire, there is great potential for faith-based interventions, and models developed through such interventions, to address health disparities...
- Fostering organizational change through a community-based initiativeSue A Kaplan
New York University s Robert F Wagner Graduate School of Public Service and Center for Health and Public Service Research in New York City, New York, USA
Health Promot Pract 7:181S-90S. 2006..The study identifies factors that seemed to contribute to or hinder such institutional change and suggests several strategies for coalitions and funders that are seeking to promote and sustain organizational change...