M Fishbein

Summary

Affiliation: University of Pennsylvania
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Theory-based behavior change interventions: comments on Hobbis and Sutton
    Martin Fishbein
    Annanberg Public Policy Center, School of Communication, University of Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    J Health Psychol 10:27-31; discussion 37-43. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint The role of theory in HIV prevention
    M Fishbein
    Public Policy Center, Annenberg School for Communication University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
    AIDS Care 12:273-8. 2000
  3. pmc A reasoned action approach to health promotion
    Martin Fishbein
    Annenberg Public Policy Center, Annenberg School for Communication and Center of Excellence in Cancer Communication Research, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Med Decis Making 28:834-44. 2008
  4. pmc Avoiding the boomerang: testing the relative effectiveness of antidrug public service announcements before a national campaign
    Martin Fishbein
    Annenberg Public Policy Center, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 19104, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:238-45. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Changing behavior to prevent STDs/AIDS
    M Fishbein
    Public Policy Center, Annenberg School for Communication, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 63:S175-81. 1998
  6. pmc The effectiveness of gateway communications in anti-marijuana campaigns
    Marco C Yzer
    Annenberg Public Policy Center, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Health Commun 8:129-43. 2003
  7. pmc An assessment of the relationship between condom labels and HIV-related beliefs and intentions
    Amy Bleakley
    Annenberg Public Policy Center, Annenberg School for Communication, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    AIDS Behav 12:452-8. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Predictors of intentions to perform six cancer-related behaviours: roles for injunctive and descriptive norms
    Aaron Smith-McLallen
    Annenberg School for Communication, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Psychol Health Med 13:389-401. 2008
  9. pmc How sources of sexual information relate to adolescents' beliefs about sex
    Amy Bleakley
    Annenberg Public Policy Center, Annenberg School for Communication, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Am J Health Behav 33:37-48. 2009
  10. pmc Validating an index of adolescent sexual behavior using psychosocial theory and social trait correlates
    Michael Hennessy
    Public Policy Center, Annenberg School for Communication, University of Pennsylvania, 3620 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    AIDS Behav 12:321-31. 2008

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications32

  1. ncbi request reprint Theory-based behavior change interventions: comments on Hobbis and Sutton
    Martin Fishbein
    Annanberg Public Policy Center, School of Communication, University of Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    J Health Psychol 10:27-31; discussion 37-43. 2005
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint The role of theory in HIV prevention
    M Fishbein
    Public Policy Center, Annenberg School for Communication University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
    AIDS Care 12:273-8. 2000
    ..This paper will describe and define these variables and show how they can be used in the development of behavioural interventions...
  3. pmc A reasoned action approach to health promotion
    Martin Fishbein
    Annenberg Public Policy Center, Annenberg School for Communication and Center of Excellence in Cancer Communication Research, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Med Decis Making 28:834-44. 2008
    ..e., subjective) norms. After describing the theory and addressing some of the criticisms directed at a reasoned action approach, the paper illustrates how the theory can be applied to understanding and changing health related behaviors...
  4. pmc Avoiding the boomerang: testing the relative effectiveness of antidrug public service announcements before a national campaign
    Martin Fishbein
    Annenberg Public Policy Center, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 19104, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:238-45. 2002
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Changing behavior to prevent STDs/AIDS
    M Fishbein
    Public Policy Center, Annenberg School for Communication, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 63:S175-81. 1998
    ..These variables are identified and two multi-site studies are described to illustrate how these variables can be used to guide the development of effective behavior change interventions in both community and clinic settings...
  6. pmc The effectiveness of gateway communications in anti-marijuana campaigns
    Marco C Yzer
    Annenberg Public Policy Center, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Health Commun 8:129-43. 2003
    ..The results suggest that the gateway message should not be used in anti-drug interventions...
  7. pmc An assessment of the relationship between condom labels and HIV-related beliefs and intentions
    Amy Bleakley
    Annenberg Public Policy Center, Annenberg School for Communication, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    AIDS Behav 12:452-8. 2008
    ..In contrast, from an HIV prevention perspective, the CDC condom language appears to offer a better alternative to the current condom label for unmarried populations...
  8. doi request reprint Predictors of intentions to perform six cancer-related behaviours: roles for injunctive and descriptive norms
    Aaron Smith-McLallen
    Annenberg School for Communication, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Psychol Health Med 13:389-401. 2008
    ..Implications for designing behaviour-specific communications and interventions are discussed...
  9. pmc How sources of sexual information relate to adolescents' beliefs about sex
    Amy Bleakley
    Annenberg Public Policy Center, Annenberg School for Communication, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Am J Health Behav 33:37-48. 2009
    ..To examine how sources of sexual information are associated with adolescents' behavioral, normative, and control beliefs about having sexual intercourse using the integrative model of behavior change...
  10. pmc Validating an index of adolescent sexual behavior using psychosocial theory and social trait correlates
    Michael Hennessy
    Public Policy Center, Annenberg School for Communication, University of Pennsylvania, 3620 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    AIDS Behav 12:321-31. 2008
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  11. doi request reprint Predicting intentions to engage in cancer prevention and detection behaviors: examining differences between Black and White adults
    Aaron Smith-McLallen
    University of Pennsylvania, Annenberg School for Communication, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Psychol Health Med 14:180-9. 2009
    ..Results suggest that interventions targeting these behaviors should be tailored by behavior and by ethnicity...
  12. pmc Experimental evaluation of antitobacco PSAs: effects of message content and format on physiological and behavioral outcomes
    Andrew A Strasser
    Transdisciplinary Tobacco Use Research Center, University of Pennsylvania, 3535 Market Street, Suite 4100, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 11:293-302. 2009
    ..Research on what makes an effective PSA has had mixed outcomes. The present study tested the effects of specific message features in antitobacco PSAs, using theory-based physiological and self-report outcomes...
  13. pmc Differentiating between precursor and control variables when analyzing reasoned action theories
    Michael Hennessy
    Public Policy Center, Annenberg School for Communication, University of Pennsylvania, 3620 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA, 19104, USA
    AIDS Behav 14:225-36. 2010
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  14. pmc Estimating the longitudinal association between adolescent sexual behavior and exposure to sexual media content
    Michael Hennessy
    Public Policy Center, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 19104, USA
    J Sex Res 46:586-96. 2009
    ..Although changes in exposure to sex content are highly associated with changes in sexual behavior among Whites, there is little or no association between changes in these variables among Blacks...
  15. pmc Reducing firearm violence: a research agenda
    Janet Weiner
    Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6218, USA
    Inj Prev 13:80-4. 2007
    ..This article summarizes the Collaborative's conclusions and identifies priorities for research and funding...
  16. ncbi request reprint Public opinion on sex education in US schools
    Amy Bleakley
    Annenberg Public Policy Center, Annenberg School for Communication, University of Pennsylvania, 3620 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:1151-6. 2006
    ..To examine US public opinion on sex education in schools to determine how the public's preferences align with those of policymakers and research scientists...
  17. pmc Evaluating the risk and attractiveness of romantic partners when confronted with contradictory cues
    Michael Hennessy
    Public Policy Center, Annenberg School for Communication, University of Pennsylvania, 3620 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    AIDS Behav 11:479-90. 2007
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  18. doi request reprint Elicitation of cognitions related to HIV risk behaviors in persons with mental illnesses: implications for prevention
    Julie Tennille
    University of Pennsylvania, Center for Mental Health Po licy and Services Research Psychiatry, School of Social Policy and Practice, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Psychiatr Rehabil J 33:32-7. 2009
    ..This study explored HIV risk behaviors in persons with mental illnesses and introduces findings from focus groups conducted during the development phase of an HIV primary and secondary prevention intervention study...
  19. ncbi request reprint Using intervention theory to model factors influencing behavior change. Project RESPECT
    M Fishbein
    University of Pennsylvania, USA
    Eval Health Prof 24:363-84. 2001
    ..Project RESPECT was effective through changing attitudes and self-efficacy for females in both counseling interventions. For males, only enhanced counseling had significant effects on these two mediator variables...
  20. pmc The effect of marijuana scenes in anti-marijuana public service announcements on adolescents' evaluation of ad effectiveness
    Yahui Kang
    Annenberg School for Communication, University of Pennsylvania, PA, USA
    Health Commun 24:483-93. 2009
    ..It may also help researchers design more effective anti-marijuana ads by isolating adverse elements in the ads that may elicit boomerang effects in the target population...
  21. ncbi request reprint Using theory to understand how interventions work: Project RESPECT, condom use, and the Integrative Model
    Fen Rhodes
    Department of Psychology Emeritus, California State University Long Beach, Long Beach, USA
    AIDS Behav 11:393-407. 2007
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  22. doi request reprint HIV interventions affect behavior indirectly: results from the AIDS Community Demonstration Projects
    Marco Yzer
    School of Journalism and Mass Communication, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    AIDS Care 20:456-61. 2008
    ..We conclude that to understand how HIV prevention programs work, program evaluations need to assess how the intervention affected what it was designed to change: one or more critical behavioral determinants...
  23. ncbi request reprint Problems with condom use among patients attending sexually transmitted disease clinics: prevalence, predictors, and relation to incident gonorrhea and chlamydia
    Lee Warner
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Division of Reproductive Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 167:341-9. 2008
    ..032). Both consistency of use and use problems must be considered in studies of highly infectious STD to avoid underestimating condom effectiveness...
  24. doi request reprint Editorial: contexts and complexity - special considerations in HIV and social science
    Lorraine Sherr
    AIDS Care 20:507-8. 2008
  25. ncbi request reprint Conducting Internet-based HIV/STD prevention survey research: considerations in design and evaluation
    Willo Pequegnat
    Center for Mental Health Research on AIDS, National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    AIDS Behav 11:505-21. 2007
    ..Strategies promoting minority participant recruitment, minimizing attrition, validating participants, and compensating participants are discussed. Throughout, the implications on budget and realistic timetabling are identified...
  26. pmc Relationships of stigma and shame to gonorrhea and HIV screening
    J Dennis Fortenberry
    Section of Adolescent Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:378-81. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the relationships between stigma and shame associated with seeking treatment for sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) and undergoing testing for gonorrhea and HIV...
  27. ncbi request reprint Condom effectiveness for reducing transmission of gonorrhea and chlamydia: the importance of assessing partner infection status
    Lee Warner
    National Center for HIV, STD and TB Prevention, Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 159:242-51. 2004
    ..73). Restricting analyses to participants with known exposure to infected partners provides a feasible and efficient mechanism for reducing confounding from differential exposure to infected partners in condom effectiveness studies...
  28. ncbi request reprint Questions raised by a reasoned action approach: comment on Ogden (2003)
    Icek Ajzen
    Health Psychol 23:431-4. 2004
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  29. ncbi request reprint Incidence of herpes simplex virus type 2 infection in 5 sexually transmitted disease (STD) clinics and the effect of HIV/STD risk-reduction counseling
    Sami L Gottlieb
    Department of Medicine, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colorado, USA
    J Infect Dis 190:1059-67. 2004
    ..controls). The possible benefit of RRC in preventing acquisition of HSV-2 infection offers encouragement that interventions more specifically tailored to genital herpes may be useful and should be an important focus of future studies...
  30. ncbi request reprint Elicitation of salient beliefs related to drug preparation practices among injection drug users in Puerto Rico
    HECTOR M COLON
    Center for Addiction Studies, School of Medicine, Universidad Central del Caribe, Bayamón Puerto Rico
    AIDS Behav 9:363-75. 2005
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  31. pmc Understanding tailoring in communicating about health
    Robert P Hawkins
    Center for Health Systems Research nalysis, University of Wisconsin, 1513 University Avenue, 3107e Mechanical Engineering Building, Madison, WI 53703, USA
    Health Educ Res 23:454-66. 2008
    ..The paper illustrates how this framework can be systematically applied in generating research questions and identifying appropriate study designs for tailoring research...
  32. ncbi request reprint Targeting norm-related beliefs about marijuana use in an adolescent population
    Xiaoquan Zhao
    Department of Communication, George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia 20030, USA
    Health Commun 19:187-96. 2006
    ..Priming effects also were observed but generally ran counter to predictions. Implications of the findings for anti-drug campaigns are discussed. Potential explanations for the unexpected priming effects also are offered...

Research Grants3

  1. JUDGMENT & SEARCH STRATEGY /PARTNER SELECTION /SAFE SEX
    Martin Fishbein; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..These studies will contribute to the future development of interventions to help people make decisions about potential partners that will reduce their risk of acquiring HIV or other STDs. ..
  2. REASONED ACTION, MEDIA PRIMING, AND ANTIDRUG CAMPAIGNS
    Martin Fishbein; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..These studies will contribute to the refinement of anti-drug media strategies, providing specific advice about how to choose and combine advertisements to maximize effects. ..
  3. Effects of Media on Adolescent AIDS-Related Behavior
    Martin Fishbein; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..In summary, this research uses a theoretically grounded, methodologically sound approach to more fully examine the relationships between media exposure and AIDS-related sexual behavior. ..