community institutional relations
Summary: The interactions between members of a community and representatives of the institutions within that community.
Publications234 found, 100 shown here
- Planning and evaluating community oral health programsScott L Tomar
Department of Community Dentistry and Behavioral Science, University of Florida College of Dentistry, Gainesville, FL 32610 3628, USA
Dent Clin North Am 52:403-21, vii. 2008..Such approaches help ensure that stakeholders agree on the purpose of the program, work toward its success, and contribute toward its continuous improvement...
- Health sector reforms in Kenya: an examination of district level planningCharles O Oyaya
Tropical Institute of Community Health and Development TICH, Kisumu, Kenya
Health Policy 64:113-27. 2003..The authors argue that emphasis on outcomes rather than process has not supported sustainable reforms or achieved the government's goal of improving health and ensuring equity for the citizens of the country...
- Taking social relationships seriously: lessons learned from the informed consent practices of a vaccine trial on the Kenyan CoastCaroline Gikonyo
KEMRI Wellcome Trust Research Programme, P O Box 230, Kilifi, Kenya
Soc Sci Med 67:708-20. 2008....
- Trust and the development of health care as a social institutionLucy Gilson
Centre for Health Policy, University of Witwaters and and Health Economics and Financing Programme, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Johannesburg, South Africa
Soc Sci Med 56:1453-68. 2003..Finally, five conclusions are drawn for an approach to health policy analysis that takes trust seriously...
- Ethical challenges for the "outside" researcher in community-based participatory researchMeredith Minkler
School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley 94720 7360, USA
Health Educ Behav 31:684-97. 2004..Green et al.'s guidelines for appraising CBPR projects then are highlighted as an important tool for helping CBPR partners better address the challenging ethical issues often inherent in this approach...
- Ethics and community-based participatory research: commentary on MinklerLawrence W Green
Office of Science and Extramural Research, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, U S Department of Health and Human Services, USA
Health Educ Behav 31:698-701. 2004
- Beginning community engagement at a busy biomedical research programme: experiences from the KEMRI CGMRC-Wellcome Trust Research Programme, Kilifi, KenyaVicki Marsh
KEMRI Wellcome Trust Research Programme, Kilifi, Kenya
Soc Sci Med 67:721-33. 2008....
- Outreach-based HIV prevention for injecting drug users: a review of published outcome dataS L Coyle
National Institute on Drug Abuse, Rockville, MD 20857, USA
Public Health Rep 113:19-30. 1998..The authors reviewed the findings related to postintervention behavior changes and integrated findings across studies to provide the best estimate of program impact...
- Community-based participatory research as a tool to advance environmental health sciencesLiam R O'Fallon
Office of Program Development, Division of Extramural Research and Training, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709, USA
Environ Health Perspect 110:155-9. 2002....
- An intervention to increase mammography use by Korean American womenYoung H Kim
School of Nursing, Azusa Pacific University, Azusa, CA, USA
Oncol Nurs Forum 31:105-10. 2004..To test the effectiveness of a community-based intervention to increase mammography screening for Korean American women...
- Community recruitment process by race, gender, and SES gradient: lessons learned from the Community Health and Stress Evaluation (CHASE) Study experienceAngela R Burroughs
RTI International, Durham, NC, USA
J Community Health 28:421-37. 2003..We present an evaluation of the community recruitment component, why we think differences occurred, and the lessons learned from the experiences that may be applied to similar studies...
- Can public health researchers and agencies reconcile the push from funding bodies and the pull from communities?L W Green
Office on Smoking and Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
Am J Public Health 91:1926-9. 2001....
- A partnership study of PCBs and the health of Mohawk youth: lessons from our past and guidelines for our futureL M Schell
Department of Anthropology, University at Albany, State University of New York 12222, USA
Environ Health Perspect 106:833-40. 1998..Research conducted in this way--as a partnership--requires more communication, discussion, and travel, but the result is mutual satisfaction and growth...
- Time, tact, talent, and trust: essential ingredients of effective academic-community partnershipsLisa Ann Plowfield
School of Nursing, University of Delaware, Newark, USA
Nurs Educ Perspect 26:217-20. 2005..The essential elements of partnership building are discussed based on experiences of a mid-Atlantic nursing center, an academic health center established to provide care to underserved and vulnerable populations...
- Linking community-based blood pressure measurement to clinical care: a randomized controlled trial of outreach and tracking by community health workersJ Krieger
Seattle King County Department of Public Health, Seattle, WA 98104 4099, USA
Am J Public Health 89:856-61. 1999....
- The role of community advisory boards: involving communities in the informed consent processR P Strauss
Department of Dental Ecology, School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599 7450, USA
Am J Public Health 91:1938-43. 2001..These activities could help reduce the number of individual informed consent lapses, benefiting study participants and the scientific integrity of the research in question...
- Impact of a public sensitization campaign on migraine management in FranceAnne Donnet
Department of Neurology, La Timone Hospital, 264 Boulevard Saint Pierre, 13385 Marseille Cedex, France
J Headache Pain 10:241-7. 2009..Mainly patients with severe migraine attended the conferences and derived clinical benefit from the educational program. Other strategies should be developed to reach a wider population of migraine sufferers...
- Evaluation of an intervention to increase screening colonoscopy in an urban public hospital settingDenis Nash
Center for Urban Epidemiologic Studies, The New York Academy of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
J Urban Health 83:231-43. 2006..These findings suggest that there are significant health-care system barriers to colonoscopy that, when addressed, could have a significant impact on screening colonoscopy rates in the general population...
- Participation in health care priority-setting through the eyes of the participantsDouglas K Martin
Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto, 88 College Street, Toronto, Ontario M5G 1L4, Canada
J Health Serv Res Policy 7:222-9. 2002..To begin addressing these gaps, we interviewed individuals who participated on two priority-setting committees to identify key insights from participants about participation...
- Holistic risk-based environmental decision making: a Native perspectiveMary Arquette
Akwesasne Task Force on the Environment, Hogansburg, New York 13655, USA
Environ Health Perspect 110:259-64. 2002..This project is developing a community-defined model in which health is protected at the same time that traditional cultural practices, which have long been the key to individual and community health, are maintained and restored...
- Trust, benefit, satisfaction, and burden: a randomized controlled trial to reduce cancer risk through African-American churchesGiselle Corbie-Smith
Department of Social Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Wing D CB 7240, Chapel Hill, NC 27599
J Gen Intern Med 18:531-41. 2003..Community-based participatory research (CBPR) approaches that actively engage communities in a study are assumed to lead to relevant findings, trusting relationships, and greater satisfaction with the research process...
- The effectiveness of a community outreach intervention to improve follow-up among underserved women at highest risk for cervical cancerLinda P Engelstad
Alameda County Medical Center, 1411 East 31st Street, Oakland, CA 94602, USA
Prev Med 41:741-8. 2005..This study was designed to evaluate the effectiveness of an outreach and counseling intervention at improving the rate of follow-up of abnormal Pap smears among women at Alameda County Medical Center, Oakland, CA...
- Mental health research in primary care: mandates from a community advisory boardRoberto Chené
The Southwest Center for Intercultural Leadership, Albuquerque, NM, USA
Ann Fam Med 3:70-2. 2005..We wanted to obtain the viewpoints of a community advisory board in training junior minority faculty members and graduate students for community-based participatory research (CBPR) on mental health in primary care...
- The group-lending model and social closure: microcredit, exclusion, and health in BangladeshAnna T Schurmann
Carolina Population Center, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27516, USA
J Health Popul Nutr 27:518-27. 2009..For many participants, the group-lending model of microcredit can mitigate exclusionary processes and lead to improvements in health for some; for others, it can worsen exclusionary processes which contribute to health disadvantage...
- Patient navigation: a community based strategy to reduce cancer disparitiesHarold P Freeman
J Urban Health 83:139-41. 2006
- Researcher and researched--community perspectives: toward bridging the gapM Sullivan
Seattle King County Department of Public Health, Seattle Partners for Healthy Communities, Washington 98103, USA
Health Educ Behav 28:130-49. 2001..Meaningful collaboration between communities and researchers is characterized by early involvement of communities, power sharing, mutual respect, community benefit, and cultural sensitivity...
- Civil society, health, and social exclusion in BangladeshAnna T Schurmann
Carolina Population Center, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27516, USA
J Health Popul Nutr 27:536-44. 2009..The paper concludes that, with a few exceptions, civil society in Bangladesh replicates the structural inequalities of society at large...
- The effects of a sensitisation campaign on unrecognised migraine: the Casilino studyVittorio Di Piero
Dipartimento di Scienze Neurologiche, Università degli Studi La Sapienza di Roma, Via dell Università 30, I 00185, Rome, Italy
J Headache Pain 8:205-8. 2007..However, mailing campaigns do not seem to be so effective in bringing undiagnosed migraine patients into the primary care setting, and more efficient strategies have to be planned...
- Communications with research participants and communities: foundations for best practicesRebecca T Parkin
Department of Environmental and Occupational Health, School of Public Health and Health Services, The George Washington University, 2100 M Street, NW, Suite 203, Washington DC 20052, USA
J Expo Anal Environ Epidemiol 14:516-23. 2004..Researchers, sponsors, professional societies and academia all have opportunities to improve principles, policies, frameworks, guidelines and strategies to foster "best practice" communication of research results...
- Corporate social responsibility initiatives addressing social exclusion in BangladeshWendy J Werner
ICDDR, B, GPO Box 128, Dhaka 1000, Bangladesh
J Health Popul Nutr 27:545-62. 2009..The analysis found that CSR has potential for positive and lasting impact on developing countries, especifically on socially-excluded populations. However, there is a need for additional monitoring and critical evaluation...
- Bringing health policy issues front and center in the community: expanding the role of community health coalitionsJoel S Meister
Mel and Enid Zuckerman Arizona College of Public Health, Tucson, AZ 85724 5163, USA
Prev Chronic Dis 2:A16. 2005..Comprehensive, community-based chronic disease prevention interventions should address community-wide or regional policy issues that influence lifestyle behaviors associated with chronic diseases...
- What is community? An evidence-based definition for participatory public healthK M MacQueen
National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
Am J Public Health 91:1929-38. 2001..Community was defined similarly but experienced differently by people with diverse backgrounds. These results parallel similar social science findings and confirm the viability of a common definition for participatory public health...
- Exception from informed consent: viewpoint of institutional review boards--balancing risks to subjects, community consultation, and future directionsAmy A Ernst
Department of Emergency Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131 0001, USA
Acad Emerg Med 12:1050-5. 2005..In general, current treatments for EFIC conditions are unsatisfactory and many are unproven. A group of peer reviewers can act as consultants to IRBs that do not have this expertise...
- Strengthening user participation through health sector reform in Colombia: a study of institutional change and social representationM Mosquera
Escuela de Salud Publica, Universidad del Valle, Cali, Colombia
Health Policy Plan 16:52-60. 2001..Although participation in Colombia has been introduced on political, managerial and ethical grounds, this study has found that health care users do not yet have a meaningful seat around the table of decision-making bodies...
- Community involvement in the ethical review of genetic research: lessons from American Indian and Alaska Native populationsRichard R Sharp
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709, USA
Environ Health Perspect 110:145-8. 2002....
- Building community capacity in public health: the role of action-oriented partnershipsM A Veazie
Southwest Center for Community Health Promotion, College of Public Health, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, USA
J Public Health Manag Pract 7:21-32. 2001..A public health systems improvement plan supportive of local partnerships' work on specific health issues was funded and the collaborative research agenda was further refined...
- Correlates of hospital provision of prevention and health promotion servicesE Jose Proenca
Widener University, USA
Med Care Res Rev 60:58-78; discussion 79-84. 2003..Also, for-profit hospitals provide fewer prevention and health promotion services than not-for-profit hospitals. These findings have policy and management implications...
- Building community capacity to participate in cancer prevention researchMartha M McKinney
Community Health Solutions, Inc, Richmond, KY 40475, USA
Cancer Control 13:295-302. 2006
- Enhancing No Child Left Behind-School mental health connectionsBrian P Daly
College of Health Professionals, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA 19140, USA
J Sch Health 76:446-51. 2006....
- A stakeholder approach to community health managementE Jose Proenca
Widener University, USA
J Health Hum Serv Adm 26:10-34. 2003..Implications for community institutions, health care managers, and researchers are discussed...
- Discussion suppers as a means for community engagementLinda A Faust
Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown, PA 18105 7017, USA
J Rural Health 21:92-5. 2005..An overview of the implementation of the project is described...
- Sole hospital commitment to health promotion and disease prevention (HPDP) services: does ownership matter?Mei Zhao
Department of Health Administration, Virginia Commonwealth University, USA
J Health Hum Serv Adm 26:93-118. 2003..Implications for policy-makers and health care leaders are also discussed...
- Literacy for the community, by the communityPeter W Dowrick
Center on Disability Studies, University of Hawai i at Manoa, 1776 University Avenue, UA 4 6, Manoa, HI 96822, USA
J Prev Interv Community 32:81-96. 2006..The second major section presents preliminary qualitative research evidence that paraprofessional tutors progress through recognizable stages toward increased professionalism. Recommendations for future research are provided...
- Educating the next generation of pediatricians in urban health care: the Anne E. Dyson Community Pediatrics Training InitiativeJudith S Palfrey
Division of General Pediatrics, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Acad Med 79:1184-91. 2004..The authors showcase the programs of the Initiative and explore how the programs have sought buy-in from their parent institutions, faculty, residents, and communities...
- Drawing from Freirian empowerment methods to develop and use innovative learning maps: increasing enrollment of uninsured children on Detroit's eastsideEllen D S Lopez
College of Public Health and Health Professions, University of Florida, USA
Health Promot Pract 8:181-91. 2007....
- Partnering with community stakeholders: engaging rural African American families in basic research and The Strong African American Families Preventive Intervention ProgramVelma McBride Murry
Center for Family Research, Institute for Behavioral Research, The University of Georgia, Athens 30602 4527, USA
J Marital Fam Ther 30:271-83. 2004..The Center's researchers have formulated future directions for engaging rural families in basic research and preventive intervention programs...
- Overcoming barriers to effective community-based participatory research in US medical schoolsSyed M Ahmed
Center for Healthy Communities, Department of Family and Community Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
Educ Health (Abingdon) 17:141-51. 2004..Training and supporting faculty in the philosophy and methods of this approach is the cornerstone of improved community-based research...
- People Improving the Community's Health: community health workers as agents of changeMelany Mack
Ingham County Health Department, Lansing, Michigan, USA
J Health Care Poor Underserved 17:16-25. 2006....
- Measuring trauma center injury prevention activity: an assessment and reporting toolMichael J Sise
Division of Trauma, Scripps Mercy Hospital, San Diego, California 92103, USA
J Trauma 60:444-7. 2006..To develop an assessment and reporting tool for a trauma center's community partnership strategy to deliver injury prevention programs in a large metropolitan area...
- A community-based organization's integration of HIV and substance abuse treatment services for ex-offendersDanielle Strauss
Hunter College School of Social Work, City University of New York, USA
Soc Work Health Care 42:61-76. 2006....
- The Inner-City Asthma Intervention asthma counselor program: a collaborative model between physician and social worker to help empower familiesCarolyn M Rosen
Department of Pediatrics, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, New York 10029, USA
Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 97:S16-9. 2006..The objective of the ICAI program was to translate and implement the NCICAS intervention into the real-world setting...
- Libraries reaching out with health information to vulnerable populations: guidance from research on information seeking and useBrenda Dervin
Ohio State University, 3016 Derby Hall, 154 North Oval Mall, Columbus, OH 43220, USA
J Med Libr Assoc 93:S74-80. 2005..This paper is an overview and comparison of what is known about information seeking and use based on these two bodies of research, particularly as it applies to serving the needs of racial and ethnic minorities...
- Disseminating relevant health information to underserved audiences: implications of the Digital Divide Pilot ProjectsGary L Kreps
Department of Communication, George Mason University, Thompson Hall 206 MSN 3D6, Fairfax, VA 22030, USA
J Med Libr Assoc 93:S68-73. 2005..This paper examines the influence of the digital divide on disparities in health outcomes for vulnerable populations, identifying implications for medical and public libraries...
- Using evaluation to adapt health information outreach to the complex environments of community-based organizationsCynthia A Olney
P O Box 4891 Greensboro, North Carolina 27404
J Med Libr Assoc 93:S57-67. 2005....
- Community outreach: from measuring the difference to making a difference with health informationJudith M Ottoson
Institute of Public Health, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA, USA
J Med Libr Assoc 93:S49-56. 2005..The evaluation of such outreach needs to involve the community in assessing the program's process and outcomes...
- "Smallball" evaluation: a prescription for studying community-based information interventionsCharles P Friedman
National Library of Medicine, 6705 Rockledge Drive, Suite 301, Rockledge, MD 20892, USA
J Med Libr Assoc 93:S43-8. 2005....
- Seeing Community Benefit broadly. Everybody wins when hospitals collaborate with others to serve their communitiesMichael Bilton
Health Research and Educational Trust, Chicago, USA
Health Prog 86:39-43. 2005..These are models that hospital leaders should create and pursue, because they demonstrate the value of a broad view of community benefit that fully realizes the potential of hospitals' charitable purpose...
- Sustainable chronic disease management in remote AustraliaJohn Wakerman
Centre for Remote Health, PO Box 4066, Alice Springs, NT 0871, Australia
Med J Aust 183:S64-8. 2005..Other factors could both promote and inhibit. For example, the impact of key individuals was important, but could be idiosyncratic and have negative effects...
- The Inner-City Asthma Intervention tool kit: best practices and lessons learnedAdrienne Segoris Love
Alliance of Community Health Plans Foundation, Washington, DC 20006, USA
Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 97:S36-9. 2006....
- Transformation for health: a framework for health disparities researchM Christina R Esperat
School of Nursing, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Lubbock, TX 79430, USA
Nurs Outlook 53:113-20. 2005..Analytical challenges in the exploration of "third variables" are described, and the authors recommend that salient methodological issues should be addressed when conducting these types of investigations...
- Evaluation of Salud Para Su Corazón (Health for your Heart) -- National Council of La Raza Promotora Outreach ProgramHector Balcazar
University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, School of Public Health, 1100 N Stanton St, Suite 100, El Paso, TX 79902, USA
Prev Chronic Dis 2:A09. 2005....
- Capturing change in a community--university partnership: Si Se Puede! ProjectMichele A Kelley
Division of Community Health Sciences, University of Illinois at Chicago, School of Public Health, 1603 W Taylor St, Room 652, Chicago, IL 60612 4394, USA
Prev Chronic Dis 2:A22. 2005....
- Forging local level partnerships to make health programs possibleRita C Salain
N C Med J 67:58-62. 2006..North Carolina communities fare better than many because the North Carolina Office of Rural Health has demonstrated how effective state and local leadership work together to directly benefit rural communities and rural people...
- Delivering care out of the box: the evolution of an HIV harm reduction medical programPamela A Mund
Montefiore Medical Center Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA
J Health Care Poor Underserved 19:944-51. 2008..This program addresses disparities and needs of a particularly marginalized population: unstably housed substance users with HIV infection...
- Health policy and the coloring of an American male crisis: a perspective on community-based health servicesAmos L Smith
Community Foundation for Greater New Haven, 70 Audubon Street, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
Am J Public Health 93:749-52. 2003..The current design for funding and delivering health care services excludes poor men, particularly men of color. Improving the health of men requires modifications in the way health care is financed, delivered, and managed...
- From schools to community learning centers: a program evaluation of a school reform processPeter Magolda
Miami University, Oxford, OH 45056, USA
Eval Program Plann 30:351-63. 2007..This manuscript targets reformers interested in creating community learning centers and agencies interested in evaluating complex school reform initiatives...
- Family and community involvement in schools: results from the School Health Policies and Programs Study 2006Shannon Michael
Division of Adolescent and School Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway NE, MS K 12, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
J Sch Health 77:567-87. 2007..Family and community involvement in schools is linked strongly to improvements in the academic achievement of students, better school attendance, and improved school programs and quality...
- Using Photovoice to improve family planning services for immigrant HispanicsLisa R Schwartz
University of Missouri Columbia UM C School of Social Work, MO, USA
J Health Care Poor Underserved 18:757-66. 2007..This report describes the Photovoice approach, why the researchers chose it, how they implemented it, what they learned, and the benefits derived for a larger service project...
- Promoting participatory research by family physiciansAnn C Macaulay
McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Ann Fam Med 5:557-60. 2007..The main challenges to participatory research are lack of funding, expertise, and time, which may improve as more funding agencies and universities support this approach to research...
- Supporting community-based prevention and health promotion initiatives: developing effective technical assistance systemsRoger E Mitchell
Department of Psychology, North Carolina State University, Raleigh 27695 7801, USA
Health Educ Behav 29:620-39. 2002....
- Towards unity for health: lessons for health development in CanadaNicole Bolduc
Universite de Sherbrooke, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Sherbrooke, Que Canada
Educ Health (Abingdon) 20:49. 2007..It emphasized complementarity, efficiency of resource use, interprofessional collaboration and partnership. In this, SEICHP complied with TUFH criteria. Information on how it adapted and applied these with relative success is reported...
- Best practices in injury prevention: national award highlights programs across the nationKeith Griffiths
KGB Media LLC
JEMS 27:60-74. 2002
- Teen smoking cessation: making it work through school and community partnershipsG A Dino
Office of Drug Abuse Intervention Studies, Prevention Research Center, Department of Community Medicine, West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia, USA
J Public Health Manag Pract 7:71-80. 2001..Finally, it describes the process by which the American Lung Association adopted and disseminated N-O-T across West Virginia and the United States...
- An innovative partnership to address breast cancer screening among vulnerable populationsMonica E Peek
The University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA
Educ Health (Abingdon) 20:52. 2007..S. women. Vulnerable populations such as low-income women, racial/ethnic minorities, and the uninsured have lower rates of screening mammography use and bear a disproportionate burden of disease...
- Creating and testing the concept of an academic NGO for enhancing health equity: a new mode of knowledge production?Vivian Robinson
University of Ottawa, ON, Canada
Educ Health (Abingdon) 20:53. 2007..Collaborative action is required to address persistent and systematic health inequities which exist for most diseases in most countries of the world...
- Evaluating community partnerships: a responseBruce Spitz
Spitz Consulting Group, USA
J Health Polit Policy Law 27:93-103. 2002
- Expanding the delivery of clinical preventive services through community collaboration: the SPARC modelDouglas Shenson
SPARC Sickness Prevention Achieved Through Regional Collaboration, 76 Prince St, Newton, MA 02465, USA
Prev Chronic Dis 5:A20. 2008..Population-based rates of adult vaccinations and cancer screenings are low, with less than 40% of older adults up to date with routinely recommended prevention services. Delivery rates are lower still in poor and minority communities...
- Developing a health promotion program for faith-based communitiesCatherine Nuss Kotecki
School of Nursing, University of Medicine and Dentistry of Stratford, New Jersey, USA
Holist Nurs Pract 16:61-9. 2002..The article provides overall program goals, specific lesson plans, and evaluation strategies. Outcome measures include an increase in health promotion knowledge, participant satisfaction, and improved health in congregations...
- Managing effective participatory research partnershipsLucy A Savitz
Intermountain Healthcare, Institute for Health Care Delivery Research, Salt Lake City, USA
Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 33:7-15. 2007..The purpose of the partnership science subcommittee's collective discussions and reactions to tools and strategies was to promote and support effective management of organizational-based, participatory research (OBPR) partnerships...
- Health promoting hospitals: a typology of different organizational approaches to health promotionA Johnson
Department of Public Health, Flinders University, Adelaide, Australia
Health Promot Int 16:281-7. 2001..The paper concludes that more evaluative research of this type will be important if the rhetoric of healthy settings is to become a reality...
- Using activity theory to evaluate and improve K-12 school and university partnershipsLisa C Yamagata-Lynch
ETRA Department, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL 60115, USA
Eval Program Plann 30:364-80. 2007....
- Key considerations for logic model development in research partnerships: a Canadian case studySarah J Fielden
Institute of Health Promotion Research, University of British Columbia, 2206 East Mall, LPC Room 435 Vancouver, BC, Canada V6T 1Z3
Eval Program Plann 30:115-24. 2007..Recommendations challenge academics, policy-makers, service providers, and community members to reflect on the elements needed to support and manage research partnerships and the tools necessary to ensure continued collaboration...
- Addressing health disparities and environmental justice: the National Library of Medicine's Environmental Health Information Outreach ProgramGale A Dutcher
Office of Outreach and Special Populations, Division of Specialized Information Services, National Library of Medicine, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
J Med Libr Assoc 95:330-6. 2007..This paper describes the National Library of Medicine's (NLM's) oldest outreach program to a minority population, a project that has been going on for over fifteen years...
- Evaluating the California Wellness Foundation's Health Improvement Initiative: a logic model approachAllen Cheadle
Department of Health Services, University of Washington, USA
Health Promot Pract 4:146-56. 2003..By examining the relationship between these indicators over time, it should be possible to determine if any changes in intermediate or long-term outcomes are associated with Health Partnership activities...
- Woman to Woman: Community Health Information ProjectJeffrey T Huber
Texas Woman s University, 1130 John Freeman Boulevard, Houston, TX 77030, USA
J Med Libr Assoc 91:404-10. 2003..Evaluative findings indicate that academic and community-based organizations can collaborate effectively to increase women's access to electronic health information...
- The nurse-community health advocate team for urban immigrant primary health careBeverly J McElmurry
University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Nursing, 845 S Damen Ave, Room 1126, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
J Nurs Scholarsh 35:275-81. 2003....
- HIV/AIDS information outreach: a community-based approachNicole C Dancy
Office of Outreach and Special Populations, Division of Specialized Information Services National Library of Medicine, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
J Med Libr Assoc 95:323-9. 2007....
- Public education strategies for delivering breast and cervical cancer screening in American Indian and Alaska Native populationsCarlyn E Orians
Battelle Centers for Public Health Research and Evaluation, Seattle, Washington 98105 3949, USA
J Public Health Manag Pract 10:46-53. 2004....
- Putting the community back in community health assessment: a process and outcome approach with a review of some major issues for public health professionalsRavi K Sharma
Department of Behavioral and Community Health Sciences, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, 228 Parran Hall, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
J Health Soc Policy 16:19-33. 2003..Such an approach requires that professionals function less as "experts" than as resources to community members, who are engaged in every step of the process...
- Buckle-up and smile for life: uncommon partners find common ground to collaborate and eliminate disparities. Part 1Hazel J Harper
Rittenhouse Dental Group, Washington, DC, USA
Dent Assist 72:8-12. 2003..Groups working together for a common good are linked together by one common notion: Caring Counts...
- Service learning in the medical curriculum: developing and evaluating an elective experienceCarol L Elam
Office of Academic Affairs, University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Lexington, Kentucky, USA
Teach Learn Med 15:194-203. 2003..Service learning is a pedagogy that links community service with academic experience...
- Challenges in replicating interventionsStephanie G Bell
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, Maryland, USA
J Adolesc Health 40:514-20. 2007..To describe and reflect on an effort to document, through a set of 6 interventions, the process of adapting effective youth risk behavior interventions for new settings, and to provide insights into how this might best be accomplished...
- Community-driven medical education: the rural componentRobert C Bowman
Rural Medical Educator Group, National Rural Health Association, USA
J Rural Health 19:214-7. 2003
- Using interagency collaboration to serve older adults with chronic care needs: the Care Advocate ProgramGretchen E Alkema
The Andrus Gerontology Center, University of Southern California, Los Angeles 90089, USA
Fam Community Health 26:221-9. 2003..It concludes with lessons learned when partners from different settings work together to design and implement a demonstration program...
- Assessing human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) risk among older urban adults: a model for community-based research partnershipKim E Radda
Institute for Community Research, Hartford, Conn 06106, USA
Fam Community Health 26:203-13. 2003....
- Preparing for disaster: a way of developing community relationshipsGail Insko Wise
Kentucky Christian University, School of Nursing, May s Lick, KY, USA
Disaster Manag Response 5:14-7. 2007..The drill served to form a working relationship between the university and the community, which had often viewed the university as isolated. A description of the mock disaster and benefits are presented...
- Use of a university-community collaboration model to frame issues and set an agenda for strengthening a communityLinda S Thompson
Center for Community Partnerships for Children and Families, School of Nursing, University of Maryland at Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Health Promot Pract 4:385-92. 2003..Recommendations for future applications are presented...
- Adapted recreational and sports programs for children with disabilities: A decade of experienceElizabeth Moberg-Wolff
Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
J Pediatr Rehabil Med 1:155-61. 2008..recreational programs, and improved research documenting the physical and psychological benefits of adapted sports programs were also recommended to improve future SARP stability...
- Do U.S. family planning clinics encourage parent-child communication? Findings from an exploratory surveyRachel K Jones
Guttmacher Institute, New York, NY, USA
Perspect Sex Reprod Health 38:155-61. 2006..Little is known about the programs and practices that clinics have adopted to achieve this goal, or whether clinics not receiving Title X funds encourage family participation...
- Respondent-driven sampling in a study of drug users in New York City: notes from the fieldCourtney McKnight
The Baron Edmond de Rothschild Chemical Dependency Institute, Beth Israel Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
J Urban Health 83:i54-9. 2006..RDS was efficient with respect to time and economics (we did not have to hire an outreach worker) and effective in recruiting a diverse sample of drug users...
- TOPS: the Optimum Performance Scale approach to improving nursing home performanceZachary Rosenfield
Care Manag J 6:191-202. 2005..The instinctual competitive needs of each manager will urge them to use this knowledge to improve their own performance...
- Advancing the Minnesota Department of Agriculture's Conformance with the ManufactBENJAMIN DAVID MILLER; Fiscal Year: 2013..abstract_text> ..
- Development and Implementation of a Replicable Standard Enhancement Project whichSuzanne K Condon; Fiscal Year: 2013..Measures to meet these goals and objectives will be carried out within the framework of the cooperative agreement. ..
- Experience Corps Trial: Improving Health of Older Populations through GenerativitGeorge W Rebok; Fiscal Year: 2013..Overall, this program project is designed to evaluate the utility and effectiveness of Experience Corps as a social model for health promotion for an aging society. ..
- Columbia Collaborative HIV/AIDS Clinical Trials UnitScott M Hammer; Fiscal Year: 2013..Integrating HIV prevention and therapeutic research at the CTU level is an effective model for the rapid translation of study results into improvements in care and public health. ADMINISTRATIVE COMPONENT: ..
- Columbia Collaborative HIV/AIDS Clinical Trials UnitScott M Hammer; Fiscal Year: 2011..Integrating HIV prevention and therapeutic research at the CTU level is an effective model for the rapid translation of study results into improvements in care and public health. ADMINISTRATIVE COMPONENT: ..
- Responsible Retailing Program for Alcohol RetailersBrad Krevor; Fiscal Year: 2009..This project will enable the Responsible Retailing Forum to provide assistance to these alcohol beverage licensees in reducing underage sales of alcohol products and over-service of alcohol to intoxicated customers. ..
- Botswana-Harvard School of Public Health AIDS Initiative Partnership CTUMyron E Essex; Fiscal Year: 2013..The proposed PI for the CTU, Dr. M. Essex, and the proposed heads for the three CRSs, Drs. T. Villafana, I. Thior, and W. Wester would provide both intellectual and administrative leadership. ADMINISTRATIVE COMPONENT: ..
- Advancing Conformance with the Voluntary National Retail Food Regulatory ProgramCARRIE SENSEMAN; Fiscal Year: 2013..Reagents and food testing kits will be purchased to ensure the laboratory is poised to maintain capacity to respond to a foodborne illness outbreak investigation. ..
- RI Department of Health, Office of Food Protection, Strategy to Advance ConformanERNEST MAURICE JULIAN; Fiscal Year: 2013..The State intends to support FDA in this endeavor and will have a positive impact on public health and the reduction of foodborne illness in and out of state. ..
- Developing a local Retail Food Safety Program Plan using the Voluntary National RManuel Ramirez; Fiscal Year: 2013..The fifth year of the project will focus on completing Standard No. 6 by developing a Compliance and Enforcement plan and completing FDA Retail Program Standards verification audits. ..
- Botswana-Harvard School of Public Health AIDS Initiative Partnership CTUMyron E Essex; Fiscal Year: 2011..The proposed PI for the CTU, Dr. M. Essex, and the proposed heads for the three CRSs, Drs. T. Villafana, I. Thior, and W. Wester would provide both intellectual and administrative leadership. ADMINISTRATIVE COMPONENT: ..
- Limited Competition: Advancing Conformance with the Voluntary National Retail FoTONY MACALUSO; Fiscal Year: 2013..The meeting of the criteria of the Program Standards will provide a firm foundation for the WCHD's Retail Food Program that can be sustainable. ..
- Initiative to Enhance Regulatory Uniformity through Education and Training (IERUEDEBRA JENNINGS; Fiscal Year: 2012..abstract_text> ..
- The Rochester Center for Mind-Body ResearchJan Moynihan; Fiscal Year: 2009..All RCMBR investigators will be supported by the Administrative Core, the Biological and Behavioral Assessment Core, the Biostatistics Core, and the Training, Assessment, and Risk Management Core. ..
- International Clinical Trials UnitJohn Bartlett; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Clinical Vision Research Unit at UABCynthia Owsley; Fiscal Year: 2006..Furthermore, UAB has already established many community relations and research infrastructure contacts with these subpopulations that will immediately facilitate our research efforts. ..
- RURAL FAMILY AND COMMUNITY DRUG ABUSE PREVENTION PROJECTRichard Spoth; Fiscal Year: 2001..Planned modeling of intervention-related change mechanisms will include multisample structural equation and latent growth curve models of interrelationships among targeted parenting and child outcomes. ..
- RURAL FAMILY AND COMMUNITY DRUG ABUSE PREVENTION PROJECTRichard Spoth; Fiscal Year: 2007..MSEM and LGCM, along with Latent Transition Analyses, also will be used to examine developmental etiology and adolescent substance use effects on outcomes at the young adult developmental phases. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Increasing Access to HIV Trials for Rural MinoritiesGiselle Corbie Smith; Fiscal Year: 2009..In Phase 3 we will conduct a single site, 12 month assessment of the individual enrollment session and mobile unit alone and in combination using a 3 arm experimental design. ..
- BARRIERS TO AFRICAN AMERICAN PARTICIPATION IN RESEARCHGiselle Corbie Smith; Fiscal Year: 2003..Dr. Claire Sterk will guide the candidate in advanced quantitative methods. Dr. Sherman James will co-chair the advisory council and provide overall guidance on progress of the research and career development plan. (End of Abstract) ..
- Learning About Research in North Carolina (LeARN)Giselle Corbie Smith; Fiscal Year: 2006..Such information should enable development of more effective strategies for increasing the potential benefits of genetic variation research, while at the same time reducing the potential risks. ..
- NEWBORN GENETIC SCREENING:FOR WHOSE BENEFIT?Lainie Ross; Fiscal Year: 2005..OUTCOMES: The major outcomes will be a series of peer-reviewed articles and a full-length book entitled Newborn Genetic Screening: In whose Interest? For whose Benefit? ..
- Transdisciplinary Research on Urban Health Collaborative (RMI)Nicholas Freudenberg; Fiscal Year: 2008..This application will provide support for the institutionalization of these efforts at the University that educates more researchers and professionals involved in urban health than any university in the nation. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Woman-Focused HIV Prevention with Pregnant African-Americans in TreatmentWendee Wechsberg; Fiscal Year: 2007..g., HIV status, age, stage of pregnancy, relationships with men) that may influence response to the treatment. ..
- HIV Prevention and Adherence Intervention for HIV Positives and Partners in IndiaCARL A contact LATKIN; Fiscal Year: 2010..PUBLIC HEALTH RELEVANCE: This proposal has high public relevance due to the low rates of HIV medication adherence found in many impoverished communities domestically and internationally. ..
- Developing Health Behaviors in Middle AdolescenceDONNA LYNN REW; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- How child welfare inter-agency cooperation may reduce youth HIV risk behaviorsRebecca Wells; Fiscal Year: 2007..These findings will inform managers of related health and social services.yield actionable guidance to child welfare agency managers and policy makers in allocating scarce resources. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Mental Health & Criminal Justice Post-doctoral TrainingNancy Wolff; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Woman Focused HIV Prevention with African-AmericansWendee Wechsberg; Fiscal Year: 2007..05/01) Page 3 Form Page 3 ..
- HIV Prevention in South AfricaWendee Wechsberg; Fiscal Year: 2007..Aim 3. To examine the moderating and mediating effects of such factors as abuse history, HIV status, AOD use, psychological distress, and relationship power on the effectiveness of the HIV prevention interventions. ..
- A Network & Dyad HIV Prevention Intervention for Intravenous Drug UserCarl Latkin; Fiscal Year: 2007..Main outcome measures will be self-reported sex and injection risk behaviors. Self-reports will be cross-validated by urinalysis of STIs. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- RCT of Russian IDU Peer Network HIV Prevent InterventionCarl Latkin; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- MOHAWK CULTURE, BEHAVIOR, TOXICANT EXPOSURE AND HEALTHLAWRENCE SCHELL; Fiscal Year: 2004..abstract_text> ..
- SEXUAL HEALTH PRACTICES OF HOMELESS ADOLESCENTSDONNA REW; Fiscal Year: 2005..The expected outcome is an effective, brief intervention for promoting sexual health that can be delivered to homeless adolescents in an unsheltered environment. ..
- CANCER COURSES FOR NURSES WORKING WITH MINORITY GROUPSSandra Millon Underwood; Fiscal Year: 2004..to be tested will focus on the degree to which the program facilitates the integration of didactic content, thoughtful discussions, clinical/laboratory experiences, related literature, evidence-based information obtained from the ..
- HIV Prevention: Providers as Agents of Change for YouthElizabeth Woods; Fiscal Year: 2004..If these measures are useful, then an intervention can be designed to enhance provider-patient mutual exchange of information and reduce the future risk of STDs and HIV infection. ..
- PARTNERS IN HEALTH-TEACHERS, STUDENTS, PUBLIC - PHASE 2E Burns; Fiscal Year: 2002....
- THE LONG-TERM IMPACT OF A NETWORK OUTREACH INTERVENTIONCarl Latkin; Fiscal Year: 2002..The data will also used to examine associations between characteristics of sex partners and personal networks to describe sexual mixing patterns of this population. ..
- Healthy Homes II: Environmental/Clinical Asthma ControlJames Krieger; Fiscal Year: 2005....
- Impact/HIV Intervention/Adolescent Males Leaving JailNicholas Freudenberg; Fiscal Year: 2005..This sub-study will also be used to tailor the intervention tested in this proposal for adolescent females. ..
- A Longitudinal Study of Health Risk Behavior in YouthDONNA REW; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- RE-AIM Evaluation of Tailored Smoking Harm ReductionRussell Glasgow; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- Mental Health Services /Criminal Justice Research CenterNancy Wolff; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- PRETREATMENT FOR AFRICAN AMERICAN CRACK ABUSERSWendee Wechsberg; Fiscal Year: 2002..abstract_text> ..
- Network HIV Prevention Intervention for Drug UsersCarl Latkin; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- Healthy Homes & Community for High Point FamiliesJames Krieger; Fiscal Year: 2006..Throughout these activities, the project will support the capacity of residents to assess, understand and address environmental issues affecting High Point in order to become empowered to act on them. ..
- Health Disparity in Obesity and DiabetesMona Fouad; Fiscal Year: 2004..The conference will feature both didactic lectures and interactive presentations on possible reasons for health disparities. ..
- Integrating Sex & Drug Related HIV Risk & TransmissionRobert Heimer; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- Motivational Therapy/Reduce Risk Behaviors/HIV/YouthSylvie Naar King; Fiscal Year: 2003..If successful, this intervention will provide immediate assistance to vulnerable population to prevent the spread of HIV and to minimize its negative physical and psychological effects. ..
- Longitudinal Study of the RAP Peer Intervention for HIVMargaret Weeks; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- Nail Salon Hazards and Health EffectsCora Roelofs; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..
- Disparities in prostate cancer decision-making and QOLThomas Denberg; Fiscal Year: 2003..Knowledge gained will also lead to interventions for patients and clinicians to improve the decision-making process. ..
- Language, Literacy, Culture: Communication of Health ConceptsDOUGLAS BRUGGE; Fiscal Year: 2006....
- Health-Related Interventions for Persons Living with HIVStephen Morin; Fiscal Year: 2004..Not only will we be able to evaluate the program's efficacy on primary & secondary outcomes, cost, & cost-effectiveness, we will also be able to examine predictors of change & to identify barriers to implementation. ..
- GIS, ALCOHOL MARKETING, AND ALCOHOL-RELATED OUTCOMESDeborah Cohen; Fiscal Year: 2006..Because alcohol marketing is already regulated, if certain marketing techniques are disproportionately associated with alcohol consumption and alcohol-related mortality, the findings can be used to inform public policy. ..
- BREAST CANCER AND FUNCTION IN AGING WOMENGraham Colditz; Fiscal Year: 2001....
- Dental Practitioners and Eating Disorder PreventionRita DeBate; Fiscal Year: 2002..This project is unique in that it takes a theoretical approach involving the dental practitioner as a key participant in the secondary and tertiary prevention of eating disorders. ..
- Intervention to Close Digital Divide in AIDS CareSeth Kalichman; Fiscal Year: 2004..If successful, the experimental intervention could be readily implemented as a community-based program by AIDS Service Organizations, health centers, and community-based Internet access providers. ..