community institutional relations

Summary

Summary: The interactions between members of a community and representatives of the institutions within that community.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Planning and evaluating community oral health programs
    Scott 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
  2. ncbi Health sector reforms in Kenya: an examination of district level planning
    Charles O Oyaya
    Tropical Institute of Community Health and Development TICH, Kisumu, Kenya
    Health Policy 64:113-27. 2003
  3. pmc Taking social relationships seriously: lessons learned from the informed consent practices of a vaccine trial on the Kenyan Coast
    Caroline Gikonyo
    KEMRI Wellcome Trust Research Programme, P O Box 230, Kilifi, Kenya
    Soc Sci Med 67:708-20. 2008
  4. ncbi Trust and the development of health care as a social institution
    Lucy 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
  5. ncbi Ethical challenges for the "outside" researcher in community-based participatory research
    Meredith Minkler
    School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley 94720 7360, USA
    Health Educ Behav 31:684-97. 2004
  6. ncbi Ethics and community-based participatory research: commentary on Minkler
    Lawrence 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
  7. pmc Beginning community engagement at a busy biomedical research programme: experiences from the KEMRI CGMRC-Wellcome Trust Research Programme, Kilifi, Kenya
    Vicki Marsh
    KEMRI Wellcome Trust Research Programme, Kilifi, Kenya
    Soc Sci Med 67:721-33. 2008
  8. pmc Outreach-based HIV prevention for injecting drug users: a review of published outcome data
    S L Coyle
    National Institute on Drug Abuse, Rockville, MD 20857, USA
    Public Health Rep 113:19-30. 1998
  9. pmc Community-based participatory research as a tool to advance environmental health sciences
    Liam 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
  10. ncbi An intervention to increase mammography use by Korean American women
    Young H Kim
    School of Nursing, Azusa Pacific University, Azusa, CA, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 31:105-10. 2004

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  1. ncbi Planning and evaluating community oral health programs
    Scott 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...
  2. ncbi Health sector reforms in Kenya: an examination of district level planning
    Charles 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...
  3. pmc Taking social relationships seriously: lessons learned from the informed consent practices of a vaccine trial on the Kenyan Coast
    Caroline Gikonyo
    KEMRI Wellcome Trust Research Programme, P O Box 230, Kilifi, Kenya
    Soc Sci Med 67:708-20. 2008
    ....
  4. ncbi Trust and the development of health care as a social institution
    Lucy 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...
  5. ncbi Ethical challenges for the "outside" researcher in community-based participatory research
    Meredith 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...
  6. ncbi Ethics and community-based participatory research: commentary on Minkler
    Lawrence 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
  7. pmc Beginning community engagement at a busy biomedical research programme: experiences from the KEMRI CGMRC-Wellcome Trust Research Programme, Kilifi, Kenya
    Vicki Marsh
    KEMRI Wellcome Trust Research Programme, Kilifi, Kenya
    Soc Sci Med 67:721-33. 2008
    ....
  8. pmc Outreach-based HIV prevention for injecting drug users: a review of published outcome data
    S 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...
  9. pmc Community-based participatory research as a tool to advance environmental health sciences
    Liam 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
    ....
  10. ncbi An intervention to increase mammography use by Korean American women
    Young 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...
  11. ncbi Community recruitment process by race, gender, and SES gradient: lessons learned from the Community Health and Stress Evaluation (CHASE) Study experience
    Angela 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...
  12. pmc 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
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  13. pmc A partnership study of PCBs and the health of Mohawk youth: lessons from our past and guidelines for our future
    L 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...
  14. ncbi Time, tact, talent, and trust: essential ingredients of effective academic-community partnerships
    Lisa 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...
  15. pmc Linking community-based blood pressure measurement to clinical care: a randomized controlled trial of outreach and tracking by community health workers
    J Krieger
    Seattle King County Department of Public Health, Seattle, WA 98104 4099, USA
    Am J Public Health 89:856-61. 1999
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  16. pmc The role of community advisory boards: involving communities in the informed consent process
    R 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...
  17. pmc Impact of a public sensitization campaign on migraine management in France
    Anne 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...
  18. pmc Evaluation of an intervention to increase screening colonoscopy in an urban public hospital setting
    Denis 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...
  19. ncbi Participation in health care priority-setting through the eyes of the participants
    Douglas 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...
  20. pmc Holistic risk-based environmental decision making: a Native perspective
    Mary 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...
  21. pmc Trust, benefit, satisfaction, and burden: a randomized controlled trial to reduce cancer risk through African-American churches
    Giselle 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...
  22. ncbi The effectiveness of a community outreach intervention to improve follow-up among underserved women at highest risk for cervical cancer
    Linda 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...
  23. pmc Mental health research in primary care: mandates from a community advisory board
    Roberto 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...
  24. pmc The group-lending model and social closure: microcredit, exclusion, and health in Bangladesh
    Anna 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...
  25. pmc Patient navigation: a community based strategy to reduce cancer disparities
    Harold P Freeman
    J Urban Health 83:139-41. 2006
  26. ncbi Researcher and researched--community perspectives: toward bridging the gap
    M 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...
  27. pmc Civil society, health, and social exclusion in Bangladesh
    Anna 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...
  28. pmc The effects of a sensitisation campaign on unrecognised migraine: the Casilino study
    Vittorio 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...
  29. ncbi Communications with research participants and communities: foundations for best practices
    Rebecca 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...
  30. pmc Corporate social responsibility initiatives addressing social exclusion in Bangladesh
    Wendy 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...
  31. pmc Bringing health policy issues front and center in the community: expanding the role of community health coalitions
    Joel 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...
  32. pmc What is community? An evidence-based definition for participatory public health
    K 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...
  33. ncbi Exception from informed consent: viewpoint of institutional review boards--balancing risks to subjects, community consultation, and future directions
    Amy 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...
  34. ncbi Strengthening user participation through health sector reform in Colombia: a study of institutional change and social representation
    M 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...
  35. pmc Community involvement in the ethical review of genetic research: lessons from American Indian and Alaska Native populations
    Richard 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
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  36. ncbi Building community capacity in public health: the role of action-oriented partnerships
    M 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...
  37. ncbi Correlates of hospital provision of prevention and health promotion services
    E 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...
  38. ncbi Building community capacity to participate in cancer prevention research
    Martha M McKinney
    Community Health Solutions, Inc, Richmond, KY 40475, USA
    Cancer Control 13:295-302. 2006
  39. ncbi Enhancing No Child Left Behind-School mental health connections
    Brian P Daly
    College of Health Professionals, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA 19140, USA
    J Sch Health 76:446-51. 2006
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  40. ncbi A stakeholder approach to community health management
    E 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...
  41. ncbi Discussion suppers as a means for community engagement
    Linda 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...
  42. ncbi 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...
  43. ncbi Literacy for the community, by the community
    Peter 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...
  44. ncbi Educating the next generation of pediatricians in urban health care: the Anne E. Dyson Community Pediatrics Training Initiative
    Judith 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...
  45. ncbi Drawing from Freirian empowerment methods to develop and use innovative learning maps: increasing enrollment of uninsured children on Detroit's eastside
    Ellen D S Lopez
    College of Public Health and Health Professions, University of Florida, USA
    Health Promot Pract 8:181-91. 2007
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  46. ncbi Partnering with community stakeholders: engaging rural African American families in basic research and The Strong African American Families Preventive Intervention Program
    Velma 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...
  47. ncbi Overcoming barriers to effective community-based participatory research in US medical schools
    Syed 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...
  48. ncbi People Improving the Community's Health: community health workers as agents of change
    Melany Mack
    Ingham County Health Department, Lansing, Michigan, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 17:16-25. 2006
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  49. ncbi Measuring trauma center injury prevention activity: an assessment and reporting tool
    Michael 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...
  50. ncbi A community-based organization's integration of HIV and substance abuse treatment services for ex-offenders
    Danielle Strauss
    Hunter College School of Social Work, City University of New York, USA
    Soc Work Health Care 42:61-76. 2006
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  51. ncbi The Inner-City Asthma Intervention asthma counselor program: a collaborative model between physician and social worker to help empower families
    Carolyn 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...
  52. pmc Libraries reaching out with health information to vulnerable populations: guidance from research on information seeking and use
    Brenda 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...
  53. pmc Disseminating relevant health information to underserved audiences: implications of the Digital Divide Pilot Projects
    Gary 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...
  54. pmc Using evaluation to adapt health information outreach to the complex environments of community-based organizations
    Cynthia A Olney
    P O Box 4891 Greensboro, North Carolina 27404
    J Med Libr Assoc 93:S57-67. 2005
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  55. pmc Community outreach: from measuring the difference to making a difference with health information
    Judith 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...
  56. pmc "Smallball" evaluation: a prescription for studying community-based information interventions
    Charles P Friedman
    National Library of Medicine, 6705 Rockledge Drive, Suite 301, Rockledge, MD 20892, USA
    J Med Libr Assoc 93:S43-8. 2005
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  57. ncbi Seeing Community Benefit broadly. Everybody wins when hospitals collaborate with others to serve their communities
    Michael 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...
  58. ncbi Sustainable chronic disease management in remote Australia
    John 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...
  59. ncbi The Inner-City Asthma Intervention tool kit: best practices and lessons learned
    Adrienne Segoris Love
    Alliance of Community Health Plans Foundation, Washington, DC 20006, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 97:S36-9. 2006
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  60. ncbi Transformation for health: a framework for health disparities research
    M 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...
  61. pmc Evaluation of Salud Para Su Corazón (Health for your Heart) -- National Council of La Raza Promotora Outreach Program
    Hector 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
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  62. pmc Capturing change in a community--university partnership: Si Se Puede! Project
    Michele 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
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  63. ncbi Forging local level partnerships to make health programs possible
    Rita 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...
  64. pmc Delivering care out of the box: the evolution of an HIV harm reduction medical program
    Pamela 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...
  65. pmc Health policy and the coloring of an American male crisis: a perspective on community-based health services
    Amos 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...
  66. ncbi From schools to community learning centers: a program evaluation of a school reform process
    Peter 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...
  67. ncbi Family and community involvement in schools: results from the School Health Policies and Programs Study 2006
    Shannon 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...
  68. ncbi Using Photovoice to improve family planning services for immigrant Hispanics
    Lisa 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...
  69. pmc Promoting participatory research by family physicians
    Ann 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...
  70. ncbi Supporting community-based prevention and health promotion initiatives: developing effective technical assistance systems
    Roger E Mitchell
    Department of Psychology, North Carolina State University, Raleigh 27695 7801, USA
    Health Educ Behav 29:620-39. 2002
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  71. ncbi Towards unity for health: lessons for health development in Canada
    Nicole 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...
  72. ncbi Best practices in injury prevention: national award highlights programs across the nation
    Keith Griffiths
    KGB Media LLC
    JEMS 27:60-74. 2002
  73. ncbi Teen smoking cessation: making it work through school and community partnerships
    G 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...
  74. ncbi An innovative partnership to address breast cancer screening among vulnerable populations
    Monica 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...
  75. ncbi 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...
  76. ncbi Evaluating community partnerships: a response
    Bruce Spitz
    Spitz Consulting Group, USA
    J Health Polit Policy Law 27:93-103. 2002
  77. pmc Expanding the delivery of clinical preventive services through community collaboration: the SPARC model
    Douglas 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...
  78. ncbi Developing a health promotion program for faith-based communities
    Catherine 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...
  79. ncbi Managing effective participatory research partnerships
    Lucy 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...
  80. ncbi Health promoting hospitals: a typology of different organizational approaches to health promotion
    A 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...
  81. ncbi Using activity theory to evaluate and improve K-12 school and university partnerships
    Lisa C Yamagata-Lynch
    ETRA Department, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL 60115, USA
    Eval Program Plann 30:364-80. 2007
    ....
  82. ncbi Key considerations for logic model development in research partnerships: a Canadian case study
    Sarah 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...
  83. pmc Addressing health disparities and environmental justice: the National Library of Medicine's Environmental Health Information Outreach Program
    Gale 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...
  84. ncbi Evaluating the California Wellness Foundation's Health Improvement Initiative: a logic model approach
    Allen 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...
  85. pmc Woman to Woman: Community Health Information Project
    Jeffrey 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...
  86. ncbi The nurse-community health advocate team for urban immigrant primary health care
    Beverly 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
    ....
  87. pmc HIV/AIDS information outreach: a community-based approach
    Nicole 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
    ....
  88. ncbi Public education strategies for delivering breast and cervical cancer screening in American Indian and Alaska Native populations
    Carlyn E Orians
    Battelle Centers for Public Health Research and Evaluation, Seattle, Washington 98105 3949, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 10:46-53. 2004
    ....
  89. ncbi Putting the community back in community health assessment: a process and outcome approach with a review of some major issues for public health professionals
    Ravi 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...
  90. ncbi Buckle-up and smile for life: uncommon partners find common ground to collaborate and eliminate disparities. Part 1
    Hazel 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...
  91. ncbi Service learning in the medical curriculum: developing and evaluating an elective experience
    Carol 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...
  92. pmc Challenges in replicating interventions
    Stephanie 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...
  93. ncbi Community-driven medical education: the rural component
    Robert C Bowman
    Rural Medical Educator Group, National Rural Health Association, USA
    J Rural Health 19:214-7. 2003
  94. ncbi Using interagency collaboration to serve older adults with chronic care needs: the Care Advocate Program
    Gretchen 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...
  95. ncbi Assessing human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) risk among older urban adults: a model for community-based research partnership
    Kim E Radda
    Institute for Community Research, Hartford, Conn 06106, USA
    Fam Community Health 26:203-13. 2003
    ....
  96. ncbi Preparing for disaster: a way of developing community relationships
    Gail 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...
  97. ncbi Use of a university-community collaboration model to frame issues and set an agenda for strengthening a community
    Linda 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...
  98. ncbi Adapted recreational and sports programs for children with disabilities: A decade of experience
    Elizabeth 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...
  99. ncbi Do U.S. family planning clinics encourage parent-child communication? Findings from an exploratory survey
    Rachel 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...
  100. pmc Respondent-driven sampling in a study of drug users in New York City: notes from the field
    Courtney 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...
  101. ncbi TOPS: the Optimum Performance Scale approach to improving nursing home performance
    Zachary 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...

Research Grants64

  1. Advancing the Minnesota Department of Agriculture's Conformance with the Manufact
    BENJAMIN DAVID MILLER; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..abstract_text> ..
  2. Development and Implementation of a Replicable Standard Enhancement Project which
    Suzanne K Condon; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Measures to meet these goals and objectives will be carried out within the framework of the cooperative agreement. ..
  3. Experience Corps Trial: Improving Health of Older Populations through Generativit
    George 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. ..
  4. Columbia Collaborative HIV/AIDS Clinical Trials Unit
    Scott 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: ..
  5. Columbia Collaborative HIV/AIDS Clinical Trials Unit
    Scott 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: ..
  6. Responsible Retailing Program for Alcohol Retailers
    Brad 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. ..
  7. Botswana-Harvard School of Public Health AIDS Initiative Partnership CTU
    Myron 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: ..
  8. Advancing Conformance with the Voluntary National Retail Food Regulatory Program
    CARRIE 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. ..
  9. RI Department of Health, Office of Food Protection, Strategy to Advance Conforman
    ERNEST 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. ..
  10. Developing a local Retail Food Safety Program Plan using the Voluntary National R
    Manuel 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. ..
  11. Botswana-Harvard School of Public Health AIDS Initiative Partnership CTU
    Myron 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: ..
  12. Limited Competition: Advancing Conformance with the Voluntary National Retail Fo
    TONY 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. ..
  13. Initiative to Enhance Regulatory Uniformity through Education and Training (IERUE
    DEBRA JENNINGS; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..abstract_text> ..
  14. The Rochester Center for Mind-Body Research
    Jan 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. ..
  15. International Clinical Trials Unit
    John Bartlett; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  16. Clinical Vision Research Unit at UAB
    Cynthia 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. ..
  17. RURAL FAMILY AND COMMUNITY DRUG ABUSE PREVENTION PROJECT
    Richard 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. ..
  18. RURAL FAMILY AND COMMUNITY DRUG ABUSE PREVENTION PROJECT
    Richard 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]..
  19. Increasing Access to HIV Trials for Rural Minorities
    Giselle 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. ..
  20. BARRIERS TO AFRICAN AMERICAN PARTICIPATION IN RESEARCH
    Giselle 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) ..
  21. 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. ..
  22. 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? ..
  23. 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]..
  24. Woman-Focused HIV Prevention with Pregnant African-Americans in Treatment
    Wendee Wechsberg; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..g., HIV status, age, stage of pregnancy, relationships with men) that may influence response to the treatment. ..
  25. HIV Prevention and Adherence Intervention for HIV Positives and Partners in India
    CARL 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. ..
  26. Developing Health Behaviors in Middle Adolescence
    DONNA LYNN REW; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  27. How child welfare inter-agency cooperation may reduce youth HIV risk behaviors
    Rebecca 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]..
  28. Mental Health & Criminal Justice Post-doctoral Training
    Nancy Wolff; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  29. Woman Focused HIV Prevention with African-Americans
    Wendee Wechsberg; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..05/01) Page 3 Form Page 3 ..
  30. HIV Prevention in South Africa
    Wendee 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. ..
  31. A Network & Dyad HIV Prevention Intervention for Intravenous Drug User
    Carl 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]..
  32. RCT of Russian IDU Peer Network HIV Prevent Intervention
    Carl Latkin; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  33. MOHAWK CULTURE, BEHAVIOR, TOXICANT EXPOSURE AND HEALTH
    LAWRENCE SCHELL; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  34. SEXUAL HEALTH PRACTICES OF HOMELESS ADOLESCENTS
    DONNA 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. ..
  35. CANCER COURSES FOR NURSES WORKING WITH MINORITY GROUPS
    Sandra 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 ..
  36. HIV Prevention: Providers as Agents of Change for Youth
    Elizabeth 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. ..
  37. PARTNERS IN HEALTH-TEACHERS, STUDENTS, PUBLIC - PHASE 2
    E Burns; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  38. THE LONG-TERM IMPACT OF A NETWORK OUTREACH INTERVENTION
    Carl 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. ..
  39. Healthy Homes II: Environmental/Clinical Asthma Control
    James Krieger; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  40. Impact/HIV Intervention/Adolescent Males Leaving Jail
    Nicholas Freudenberg; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..This sub-study will also be used to tailor the intervention tested in this proposal for adolescent females. ..
  41. A Longitudinal Study of Health Risk Behavior in Youth
    DONNA REW; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  42. RE-AIM Evaluation of Tailored Smoking Harm Reduction
    Russell Glasgow; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  43. Mental Health Services /Criminal Justice Research Center
    Nancy Wolff; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  44. PRETREATMENT FOR AFRICAN AMERICAN CRACK ABUSERS
    Wendee Wechsberg; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
  45. Network HIV Prevention Intervention for Drug Users
    Carl Latkin; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  46. Healthy Homes & Community for High Point Families
    James 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. ..
  47. Health Disparity in Obesity and Diabetes
    Mona Fouad; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The conference will feature both didactic lectures and interactive presentations on possible reasons for health disparities. ..
  48. Integrating Sex & Drug Related HIV Risk & Transmission
    Robert Heimer; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  49. Motivational Therapy/Reduce Risk Behaviors/HIV/Youth
    Sylvie 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. ..
  50. Longitudinal Study of the RAP Peer Intervention for HIV
    Margaret Weeks; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  51. Nail Salon Hazards and Health Effects
    Cora Roelofs; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  52. Disparities in prostate cancer decision-making and QOL
    Thomas Denberg; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Knowledge gained will also lead to interventions for patients and clinicians to improve the decision-making process. ..
  53. Language, Literacy, Culture: Communication of Health Concepts
    DOUGLAS BRUGGE; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ....
  54. Health-Related Interventions for Persons Living with HIV
    Stephen 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. ..
  55. GIS, ALCOHOL MARKETING, AND ALCOHOL-RELATED OUTCOMES
    Deborah 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. ..
  56. BREAST CANCER AND FUNCTION IN AGING WOMEN
    Graham Colditz; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ....
  57. Dental Practitioners and Eating Disorder Prevention
    Rita 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. ..
  58. Intervention to Close Digital Divide in AIDS Care
    Seth 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. ..