Monica L Wendel
Affiliation: Texas A and M University
- The evolving role of partnerships in addressing community public health issues: policy and ethical implicationsMonica L Wendel
Center for Community Health Development, Texas A and M School of Rural Public Health, College Station, USA
Organ Ethic 4:53-64. 2007..An argument is presented for a national dialogue seeking societal agreement to approach access and health from a perspective of solidarity...
- Use of technology to increase access to mental health services in a rural Texas communityMonica L Wendel
Center for Community Health Development, Texas A and M Health Science Center, School of Rural Public Health, College Station, TX 77843, USA
Fam Community Health 34:134-40. 2011..This article describes the telehealth counseling model, presents lessons learned in the process, and presents recommendations for others interested in utilizing similar strategies...
- The impact of stand-biased desks in classrooms on calorie expenditure in childrenMark E Benden
Department of Environmental and Occupational Health, Texas A and M Health Science Center School of Rural Public Health, College Station, TX, USA
Am J Public Health 101:1433-6. 2011..The treatment group experienced significant increases in calorie expenditure over the control group, a finding that has implications for policy and practice...
- Using stand/sit workstations in classrooms: lessons learned from a pilot study in TexasJamilia J Blake
Department of Educational Psychology, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843, USA
J Public Health Manag Pract 18:412-5. 2012..This article presents lessons learned from the pilot study that may prove useful for others implementing similar interventions and calls for additional research on the academic benefits of standing for students...
- Increasing access to care for Brazos Valley, Texas: a rural community of solutionWhitney R Garney
Center for Community Health Development, Texas A and M School of Rural Public Health, College Station, TX 77843 1266, USA
J Am Board Fam Med 26:246-53. 2013..Through collaboration with local entities, these partnerships have been successful in continuing to expand services and initiating health improvements within their rural communities...
- Interorganizational network changes among health organizations in the Brazos Valley, TexasMonica L Wendel
Center for Community Health Development, School of Rural Public Health, Texas A and M Health Science Center, 1266 TAMU, College Station, TX 77843 1266, USA
J Prim Prev 31:59-68. 2010..Changes in interorganizational networks illustrate progress in the Brazos Valley. Contextual factors provide some insight into how the process has unfolded...
- Using Community-Based Participatory Research to Disseminate a Mass Media Campaign Into Rural CommunitiesWhitney R Garney
a Center for Community Health Development, School of Rural Public Health, Texas A and M University, College Station, Texas, USA
J Health Commun 20:799-806. 2015..The findings suggest that Weight of the Nation is a catalyst for increasing awareness about obesity and initiating changes in intention and efficacy perceptions. ..
- Assessing depression in rural communitiesDaniel F Brossart
Department of Educational Psychology, Texas A and M University, College Station, Texas 77843 4225, USA
J Clin Psychol 69:252-63. 2013..Examined the severity of depressive symptoms and the rates of probable depression assessed by different instruments that were included in two separate surveys of residents in a predominately rural region of the United States...
- The evaluation of the impact of a stand-biased desk on energy expenditure and physical activity for elementary school studentsMark E Benden
School of Public Health, Texas A and M University Health Science Center, 1266 TAMU, College Station, TX 77843, USA
Int J Environ Res Public Health 11:9361-75. 2014..The use of a standing desk showed a significant higher mean energy expenditure by 0.16 kcal/min (p < 0.0001) in the fall semester, and a higher EE by 0.08 kcal/min (p = 0.0092) in the spring semester. ..
- The political and policy implications of a rating system of community capacity to improve population healthJames N Burdine
Community Health Development Program, School of Rural Public Health, Texas A and M University System Health Science Center, College Station 77845, USA
Fam Community Health 26:254-67. 2003....