public health practice

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Summary: The activities and endeavors of the public health services in a community on any level.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Markers of inflammation and cardiovascular disease: application to clinical and public health practice: A statement for healthcare professionals from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the American Heart Association
    Thomas A Pearson
    Circulation 107:499-511. 2003
  2. ncbi Evidence-based public health: a fundamental concept for public health practice
    Ross C Brownson
    Prevention Research Center, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 30:175-201. 2009
  3. pmc Tools for implementing an evidence-based approach in public health practice
    Julie A Jacobs
    Prevention Research Center in St Louis, Brown School, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 9:E116. 2012
  4. pmc Criteria for evaluating evidence on public health interventions
    L Rychetnik
    Effective Healthcare Australia, School of Population Health and Health Services Research, University of Sydney, Australia
    J Epidemiol Community Health 56:119-27. 2002
  5. ncbi Effect of exercise on cognitive performance in community-dwelling older adults: review of intervention trials and recommendations for public health practice and research
    Mark Snowden
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, School of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 59:704-16. 2011
  6. pmc Integrating climate change adaptation into public health practice: using adaptive management to increase adaptive capacity and build resilience
    Jeremy J Hess
    Climate and Health Program, Division of Environmental Hazards and Health Effects, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 120:171-9. 2012
  7. ncbi Fostering evidence-based decision-making in Canada: examining the need for a Canadian population and public health evidence centre and research network
    Lori Kiefer
    Can J Public Health 96:I1-40 following 200. 2005
  8. pmc A systematic review of collaboration and network research in the public affairs literature: implications for public health practice and research
    Danielle Varda
    University of Colorado s School of Public Affairs, Denver, CO 80217 3364, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:564-71. 2012
  9. ncbi The public health workforce
    Hugh Tilson
    Public Health Leadership Program, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7400, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 25:341-56. 2004
  10. pmc Systems thinking and modeling for public health practice
    Scott J Leischow
    Am J Public Health 96:403-5. 2006

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  1. ncbi Markers of inflammation and cardiovascular disease: application to clinical and public health practice: A statement for healthcare professionals from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the American Heart Association
    Thomas A Pearson
    Circulation 107:499-511. 2003
  2. ncbi Evidence-based public health: a fundamental concept for public health practice
    Ross C Brownson
    Prevention Research Center, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 30:175-201. 2009
    ..Challenges and opportunities (e.g., political issues, training needs) for disseminating EBPH are reviewed. The concepts of EBPH outlined in this article hold promise to better bridge evidence and practice...
  3. pmc Tools for implementing an evidence-based approach in public health practice
    Julie A Jacobs
    Prevention Research Center in St Louis, Brown School, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 9:E116. 2012
    ....
  4. pmc Criteria for evaluating evidence on public health interventions
    L Rychetnik
    Effective Healthcare Australia, School of Population Health and Health Services Research, University of Sydney, Australia
    J Epidemiol Community Health 56:119-27. 2002
    ..Study design alone is an inadequate marker of evidence quality in public health intervention evaluation...
  5. ncbi Effect of exercise on cognitive performance in community-dwelling older adults: review of intervention trials and recommendations for public health practice and research
    Mark Snowden
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, School of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 59:704-16. 2011
    ..Future research should report exercise adherence, use longer study durations, and determine the clinical relevance of measures used...
  6. pmc Integrating climate change adaptation into public health practice: using adaptive management to increase adaptive capacity and build resilience
    Jeremy J Hess
    Climate and Health Program, Division of Environmental Hazards and Health Effects, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 120:171-9. 2012
    ..Public health adaptation is imperative, but there has been little discussion of how to increase adaptive capacity and resilience in public health systems...
  7. ncbi Fostering evidence-based decision-making in Canada: examining the need for a Canadian population and public health evidence centre and research network
    Lori Kiefer
    Can J Public Health 96:I1-40 following 200. 2005
  8. pmc A systematic review of collaboration and network research in the public affairs literature: implications for public health practice and research
    Danielle Varda
    University of Colorado s School of Public Affairs, Denver, CO 80217 3364, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:564-71. 2012
    ....
  9. ncbi The public health workforce
    Hugh Tilson
    Public Health Leadership Program, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7400, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 25:341-56. 2004
    ..The authors review the major questions confronting the field and introduce key components of current thinking about approaches to improvement...
  10. pmc Systems thinking and modeling for public health practice
    Scott J Leischow
    Am J Public Health 96:403-5. 2006
  11. ncbi Use of evidence-based interventions in state health departments: a qualitative assessment of barriers and solutions
    Elizabeth A Dodson
    George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Prevention Research Center in St Louis, Washington University, 660 S Euclid Avenue, Campus Box 8109, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 16:E9-E15. 2010
    ..Specifically, it identified barriers to using EBDM commonly faced by state-level chronic disease practitioners and solutions for increasing the use of EBDM...
  12. ncbi Family history in public health practice: a genomic tool for disease prevention and health promotion
    Rodolfo Valdez
    Office of Public Health Genomics, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 31:69-87 1 p following 87. 2010
    ..Their goal is to create family history tools that have decision support capabilities and are compatible with electronic health records. These advances will help realize the potential of family history as a public health tool...
  13. ncbi Bridging the gap: translating research into policy and practice
    Ross C Brownson
    Prevention Research Center in St Louis, George Warren Brown School of Social, Washington University in St Louis, 660 S Euclid, Campus Box 8109, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Prev Med 49:313-5. 2009
    ..The most effective strategies to bridge the gap between research and practice, will have at their heart, effective academic-practice-policy maker partnerships...
  14. pmc Heat wave morbidity and mortality, Milwaukee, Wis, 1999 vs 1995: an improved response?
    Marc G Weisskopf
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Epidemiology Program Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:830-3. 2002
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  15. ncbi CDC/AHA Workshop on Markers of Inflammation and Cardiovascular Disease: Application to Clinical and Public Health Practice: clinical use of inflammatory markers in patients with cardiovascular diseases: a background paper
    Luigi M Biasucci
    Circulation 110:e560-7. 2004
    ..Whether CRP also should be used as a guide to therapy is still a matter of discussion that deserves further, properly designed studies...
  16. pmc The African Field Epidemiology Network--networking for effective field epidemiology capacity building and service delivery
    Sheba Nakacubo Gitta
    African Field Epidemiology Network, Kampala, Uganda
    Pan Afr Med J 10:3. 2011
    ..AFENET will continue to play a role in coordinating, advocacy, and building capacity for epidemic disease preparedness and response...
  17. pmc Designing and conducting tabletop exercises to assess public health preparedness for manmade and naturally occurring biological threats
    David J Dausey
    RAND Corporation, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    BMC Public Health 7:92. 2007
    ..This paper summarizes lessons learned from tabletop exercises about public health emergency preparedness and about the process of developing, conducting, and evaluating them...
  18. ncbi A knowledge transfer strategy for public health decision makers
    M Dobbins
    McMaster University, School of Nursing, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Worldviews Evid Based Nurs 1:120-8. 2004
    ..The research team believes strongly that consultation with potential users is crucial to ensure the conduct of relevant and timely research as well as the development of an effective knowledge transfer strategy...
  19. ncbi Globalisation and the prevention and control of non-communicable disease: the neglected chronic diseases of adults
    R Beaglehole
    WHO, Geneva, Switzerland
    Lancet 362:903-8. 2003
    ..The progress made in controlling the tobacco industry is a modest cause for optimism...
  20. pmc Assessing the evaluability of complex public health interventions: five questions for researchers, funders, and policymakers
    David Ogilvie
    MRC Epidemiology Unit and UKCRC Centre for Diet and Activity Research, Box 296, Institute of Public Health, Forvie Site, Robinson Way, Cambridge, CB2 0SR, UK
    Milbank Q 89:206-25. 2011
    ..Recognition of this "knowledge gap" has led to calls for more and better evaluation, but decisions about priorities for evaluation also need to be addressed in regard to financial restraint...
  21. pmc Toward a transdisciplinary model of evidence-based practice
    Jason M Satterfield
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of California, 400 Parnassus Ave, A 405, San Francisco, CA 94143 0320, USA
    Milbank Q 87:368-90. 2009
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  22. ncbi Recent advances in public health systems research in the United States
    Timothy W Van Wave
    Office of the Chief of Public Health Practice, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 31:283-95. 2010
    ..New methods such as network analysis and public health practice-based research networks demonstrate the potential for new insight to our understanding of how systems and ..
  23. ncbi Availability, affordability, and prescribing pattern of medicines in Sudan
    Abdol Majid Cheraghali
    Department of Pharmacology, Baqiyatallah Medical Science University, 19945 Tehran, Iran
    Pharm World Sci 31:209-15. 2009
    ..To evaluate availability, affordability and prescribing pattern of medicines in both public and private health sectors of Sudan...
  24. ncbi CDC/AHA Workshop on Markers of Inflammation and Cardiovascular Disease: Application to Clinical and Public Health Practice: laboratory tests available to assess inflammation--performance and standardization: a background paper
    William L Roberts
    Circulation 110:e572-6. 2004
    ..If 2 hsCRP results are averaged, then the imprecision requirements are relaxed slightly. Clinical validation of these performance requirements is also required...
  25. pmc Barriers to evidence-based decision making in public health: a national survey of chronic disease practitioners
    Julie A Jacobs
    Prevention Research Center in St Louis, Saint Louis University School of Public Health, St Louis, MO, USA
    Public Health Rep 125:736-42. 2010
    ..This study investigated state and territorial chronic disease practitioners' self-reported barriers to evidence-based decision making (EBDM)...
  26. pmc Improving the quality of health care for chronic conditions
    J E Epping-Jordan
    Health Care for Chronic Conditions CCH, Noncommunicable Diseases and Mental Health NMH, World Health Organization, 20 Avenue Appia, CH 1211 Geneva 27, Switzerland
    Qual Saf Health Care 13:299-305. 2004
    ..The framework provides a flexible but comprehensive base on which to build or redesign health systems in accordance with local resources and demands...
  27. ncbi Preparing for the next pandemic
    Michael T Osterholm
    Infectious Disease Research and Policy, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
    N Engl J Med 352:1839-42. 2005
  28. ncbi Diffusion theory and knowledge dissemination, utilization, and integration in public health
    Lawrence W Green
    Helen Diller Comprehensive Cancer Center, and Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Medicine University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0981, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 30:151-74. 2009
    ..Finally, we suggest ways to blend diffusion with other theory and evidence in guiding a more decentralized approach to dissemination and implementation in public health, including changes in the ways we produce the science itself...
  29. pmc Integrating genetic studies of nicotine addiction into public health practice: stakeholder views on challenges, barriers and opportunities
    M J Dingel
    University of Minnesota Rochester, Rochester, MN, USA
    Public Health Genomics 15:46-55. 2012
    ..Will emerging genetic research strengthen tobacco control programs? In this empirical study, we interview stakeholders in tobacco control to illuminate debates about the role of genomics in public health...
  30. ncbi An innovative National Rural Health Mission capacity development initiative for improving public health practice in India
    Preeti Negandhi
    Public Health Foundation of India, New Delhi, India
    Indian J Public Health 56:110-5. 2012
    ..The efforts of this program emphasize on improved public health practice and are a unique pathway to a better health system...
  31. pmc Introducing the National Collaborating Centres for Public Health
    Barbara Medlar
    Office of Public Health Practice, Public Health Agency of Canada, Ottawa, Ont
    CMAJ 175:493-4. 2006
  32. ncbi Applying Lean principles and Kaizen rapid improvement events in public health practice
    GENE SMITH
    North Carolina State University Industrial Extension Service, Raleigh, NC, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 18:52-4. 2012
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  33. pmc Legal issues in newborn screening: implications for public health practice and policy
    Jennifer Kraszewski
    George Washington University, School of Public Health and Health Services, USA
    Public Health Rep 121:92-4. 2006
  34. ncbi Exploring the role of complementary and alternative medicine in public health practice and training
    Adam Burke
    Institute for Holistic Healing Studies, Department of Health Education, San Francisco State University, San Francisco, CA 94132, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 11:931-6. 2005
    ..Although conventional medicine has responded actively, the response from public health has been far less pronounced. To examine the potential for integrating CAM into public health contexts, an exploratory survey was conducted...
  35. pmc Implications of Internet availability of genomic information for public health practice
    B W Hesse
    National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, 6130 Executive Boulevard, Bethesda, MD 20892 7365, USA
    Public Health Genomics 15:201-8. 2012
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  36. ncbi The impact of genomics on public health practice: the case for change
    R L Zimmern
    Foundation for Genomics and Population Health, 2 Worts Causeway, Cambridge, UK
    Public Health Genomics 15:118-24. 2012
    b>Public health practice will not be able in the 21st century to ignore the impact of genomics, cell and molecular biology...
  37. ncbi Disaster epidemiology: prudent public health practice in the Pacific Islands
    Nana Yeboaa Twum-Danso
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, 69 Butler Street, SE, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Pac Health Dialog 9:58-63. 2002
    ..See Table 1...
  38. ncbi The growing impact of globalization for health and public health practice
    Ronald Labonte
    Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Annu Rev Public Health 32:263-83. 2011
    ..The article concludes with a call for national governments, especially those of wealthier nations, to take greater account of global health and its social determinants in all their foreign policies...
  39. pmc Integrating social theory into public health practice
    Louise Potvin
    Lea Roback Centre for Research on Social Health Inequalities, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Am J Public Health 95:591-5. 2005
    ..We believe advances in contemporary social theory that are founded on a critique of modernity and that articulate a coherent theory of practice should be considered when addressing these critical challenges...
  40. ncbi Prevention and control of coronary heart disease and stroke--nomenclature for prevention approaches in public health: a statement for public health practice from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
    George A Mensah
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3717, USA
    Am J Prev Med 29:152-7. 2005
    ..facilitate communication in these multiple settings, a simplified classification of prevention levels for public health practice is essential...
  41. ncbi AIDS denialism and public health practice
    Pride Chigwedere
    Harvard School of Public Health AIDS Initiative and Department of Immunology and Infectious Diseases, Harvard School of Public Health, FXB 402, 651 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    AIDS Behav 14:237-47. 2010
    ..deaths from AIDS, and discuss the key implications of the relationship between AIDS denialism and public health practice. We provide a brief history of how the cause of AIDS was investigated, of how HIV fulfills Koch's ..
  42. ncbi Efforts to locate low-income women for a study on mammography rescreening: implications for public health practice
    Janet Kay Bobo
    Battelle Centers for Public Health Research and Evaluation, Seattle, Washington 98109, USA
    J Community Health 31:249-61. 2006
    b>Public health practice often requires locating individuals in the community...
  43. ncbi Meeting local needs while developing public health practice skills: a model community-academic partnership
    Lainie Rutkow
    SOURCE Student Outreach Resource Center, Johns Hopkins University Schools of Medicine, Nursing, and Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 15:425-31. 2009
    ..to develop relevant skills, yet students have few opportunities to gain experience with community-level public health practice beyond work with health departments...
  44. ncbi CDC/AHA Workshop on Markers of Inflammation and Cardiovascular Disease: Application to Clinical and Public Health Practice: overview
    Thomas A Pearson
    Circulation 110:e543-4. 2004
  45. ncbi Integrating adult learning principles into training for public health practice
    Rebecca L Bryan
    Health Communication Laboratory at the School of Public Health at Saint Louis University, St Louis, Missouri 63104, USA
    Health Promot Pract 10:557-63. 2009
    ..Training guided by these principles should facilitate adult learning, collaborative efforts, and mutual respect between agencies, practitioners, and community partners...
  46. pmc Assessment of epidemiology capacity in state health departments, 2004-2009
    Matthew L Boulton
    Center of Excellence for Public Health Workforce Studies, University of Michigan School of Public Health, 1415 Washington Heights, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Public Health Rep 126:84-93. 2011
    ..This article summarizes findings of the 2009 assessment and analyzes five-year (2004-2009) trends in the epidemiology workforce...
  47. ncbi Health care workers' ability and willingness to report to work during public health emergencies
    Andy Stergachis
    Northwest Center for Public Health Practice, University of Washington, Seattle, WA98195, USA
    Disaster Med Public Health Prep 5:300-8. 2011
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  48. ncbi Implications of chemical mixtures in public health practice
    C T De Rosa
    Division of Toxicology, Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry, U S Department of Health and Human Services Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Toxicol Environ Health B Crit Rev 7:339-50. 2004
    ..The five other priority research areas the agency identified are exposure, susceptible populations, communities and tribal involvement, evaluation/surveillance of health effects, and health promotion/prevention...
  49. ncbi An outbreak of Ebola in Uganda
    S I Okware
    Uganda Ministry of Health, Kampala, Uganda
    Trop Med Int Health 7:1068-75. 2002
    ..Thus all levels of the community spontaneously demonstrated solidarity and response to public health interventions. Even in areas of relative insecurity, rebel abductions diminished considerably...
  50. ncbi Public health responses to the risks of climate variability and change in the United States
    Kristie L Ebi
    ESS, LLC, Alexandria, VA, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 51:4-12. 2009
    ..Discuss issues related to the capacity of the United States to effectively adapt to current and future climate change...
  51. ncbi CDC/AHA Workshop on Markers of Inflammation and Cardiovascular Disease: Application to Clinical and Public Health Practice: report from the laboratory science discussion group
    Gary L Myers
    Circulation 110:e545-9. 2004
  52. pmc Public health emergency preparedness exercises: lessons learned
    Paul D Biddinger
    Harvard School of Public Health Center for Public Health Preparedness, 677 Huntington Ave, Landmark Center, 3rd Floor East, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Public Health Rep 125:100-6. 2010
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  53. ncbi Stroke awareness: surveillance, educational campaigns, and public health practice
    Gayle H Payne
    Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity and Obesity, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 16:345-58. 2010
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  54. pmc The science of eliminating health disparities: summary and analysis of the NIH summit recommendations
    Irene Dankwa-Mullan
    National Institutes of Health, National Center on Minority Health and Health Disparities, 6707 Democracy Boulevard, Suite 800, Bethesda, MD 20892 5465, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:S12-8. 2010
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  55. ncbi Public health certification
    Kristine M Gebbie
    Hunter College School of Nursing, New York, NY 10010, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 30:203-10. 2009
    ..same examination, or a similar one; (b) how will this general certificate relate to specialized areas of public health practice which are also learned elsewhere; and (c) how will we assess the public health competence of public health ..
  56. pmc Local public health workers' perceptions toward responding to an influenza pandemic
    Ran D Balicer
    Epidemiology Department, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Be er Sheva, Israel
    BMC Public Health 6:99. 2006
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  57. pmc Reconsidering community-based health promotion: promise, performance, and potential
    Cheryl Merzel
    Center for Applied Public Health, Department of Sociomedical Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:557-74. 2003
    ..The effectiveness of HIV programs appears to be related in part to extensive formative research and an emphasis on changing social norms...
  58. pmc Monitoring community responses to the SARS epidemic in Hong Kong: from day 10 to day 62
    J T F Lau
    Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    J Epidemiol Community Health 57:864-70. 2003
    ..To report the evolution in perceptions and behaviours of the general public in response to the severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) epidemic in Hong Kong...
  59. pmc Replicating success: developing a standard FETP curriculum
    Denise A Traicoff
    Division of Global Public Health Capacity Development, Coordinating Office for Global Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Decatur, GA 30333, USA
    Public Health Rep 123:28-34. 2008
    ..This article describes the process that was used to develop the curriculum, which, together with needs assessment and evaluation, is crucial for successful training programs...
  60. ncbi Partnerships in international applied epidemiology training and service, 1975-2001
    M E White
    Epidemiology Program Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 154:993-9. 2001
    ..In 2001, new programs are planned or in development in India, Argentina, China, and Russia...
  61. ncbi Laboratory epidemiologist: skilled partner in field epidemiology and disease surveillance in Kenya
    M Kariuki Njenga
    Global Disease Detection Division, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Nairobi, Kenya
    J Public Health Policy 29:149-64. 2008
    ..Early indicators suggest programmatic success: the start of laboratory-based disease reporting and better laboratory involvement in outbreak responses...
  62. ncbi Re-visioning public health ethics: a relational perspective
    Nuala P Kenny
    Department of Bioethics, Dalhousie University, 5849 University Avenue, Halifax, NS B3H 4H7
    Can J Public Health 101:9-11. 2010
    ..Public policy response to crisis must not forseeably increase existing inequities...
  63. ncbi Utility of qualitative research findings in evidence-based public health practice
    Susan M Jack
    School of Nursing, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Public Health Nurs 23:277-83. 2006
    ..Model of Evidence (2001) situates qualitative research findings as a credible source of evidence for public health practice. This article answers the following questions: (1) where does qualitative research fit within the paradigm ..
  64. ncbi The promise and pitfalls of systematic reviews
    Patricia Dolan Mullen
    Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, School of Public Health, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 27:81-102. 2006
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  65. ncbi CDC/AHA Workshop on Markers of Inflammation and Cardiovascular Disease: Application to Clinical and Public Health Practice: report from the clinical practice discussion group
    Sidney C Smith
    Circulation 110:e550-3. 2004
  66. pmc Facilitating access to pre-processed research evidence in public health
    Paula Robeson
    Faculty of Health Sciences, McMaster University, 1200 Main St, W, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Public Health 10:95. 2010
    ..While the public health sector in Canada is working toward evidence-informed decision making, considerable barriers, including efficient access to synthesized resources, exist...
  67. doi Consistent risk factor monitoring systems underpins good public health practice
    Fiona C Bull
    BHF National Centre for Physical Activity and Health, School of Sports and Exercise Science, Loughborough University, UK
    Prev Med 47:154-5. 2008
  68. ncbi Community responses to naturally occurring asbestos: implications for public health practice
    M R Culley
    Department of Psychology, Georgia State University, PO Box 5010, Atlanta, GA 30302 5010, USA
    Health Educ Res 25:877-91. 2010
    ..Implications for improved public health practice are discussed.
  69. pmc Assessment of local public health workers' willingness to respond to pandemic influenza through application of the extended parallel process model
    Daniel J Barnett
    Johns Hopkins Center for Public Health Preparedness, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 4:e6365. 2009
    ..We thus aim to use the EPPM as a lens for examining the influences of perceived threat and efficacy on local public health workers' response willingness to pandemic influenza...
  70. ncbi Use of systematic reviews in the development of new provincial public health policies in Ontario
    Maureen Dobbins
    School of Nursing, McMaster University, Ontario, Canada
    Int J Technol Assess Health Care 20:399-404. 2004
    The study determined whether the results of recently completed systematic reviews evaluating the effectiveness of public health interventions were used in the development of new provincial policies for public health practice.
  71. pmc Gauging U.S. Emergency Medical Services workers' willingness to respond to pandemic influenza using a threat- and efficacy-based assessment framework
    Daniel J Barnett
    Johns Hopkins Preparedness and Emergency Response Research Center, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e9856. 2010
    ..We thus propose using an EPPM-informed assessment of EMS workers' perspectives toward fulfilling their influenza pandemic response roles...
  72. ncbi Survey of hospital healthcare personnel response during a potential avian influenza pandemic: will they come to work?
    Charlene B Irvin
    St John Hospital and Medical Center, Detroit, Michigan, USA
    Prehosp Disaster Med 23:328-35. 2008
    ..In order to prepare for pandemics, it is important to assess the likelihood that hospital personnel would report to work and to identify the issues that may affect this decision...
  73. ncbi Public health workforce development: progress, challenges, and opportunities
    Maureen Y Lichtveld
    Public Health Practice Program Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 9:443-50. 2003
    ..Although significant challenges remain, there is convergence on priorities for competency development, research questions to be addressed and next steps in the national dialogue on certification and credentialing in public health...
  74. pmc Impact of genotyping of Mycobacterium tuberculosis on public health practice in Massachusetts
    Ann C Miller
    Massachusetts Department of Public Health, Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts 02130, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 8:1285-9. 2002
    ..We describe the impact that genotyping had on public health practice in Massachusetts and some limitations of the technique...
  75. ncbi EpiQMS: an Internet application for access to public health data for citizens, providers, and public health investigators
    Richard E Hoskins
    Washington State Department of Health, Olympia, Washington, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 8:30-6. 2002
    Access to epidemiologic data is critical to public health practice. Unfortunately, most published data are out of date and live databases are inaccessible because of issues of confidentiality, varying user needs, cost, security concerns, ..
  76. pmc Severe acute respiratory syndrome: a challenge for public health practice in Hong Kong
    A Lee
    Centre for Health Education and Health Promotion, School of Public Health, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
    J Epidemiol Community Health 57:655-8. 2003
    ..The dictum of public health practice especially for infectious disease is "prevention better than cure"...
  77. ncbi Minisymposium on obesity: overview and some strategic considerations
    S K Kumanyika
    Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 6021, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 22:293-308. 2001
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  78. ncbi Looking ahead: addressing ethical challenges in public health practice
    Nancy M Baum
    Department of Health Management and Policy at the University of Michigan School of Public Health in Ann Arbor, USA
    J Law Med Ethics 35:657-67, 513. 2007
    ..in identifying potential ethical challenges and in assessing the moral considerations that underlie public health practice - and possibly even, if the conditions are met, reduce the creation of ethical tension...
  79. ncbi Bioterrorism with zoonotic disease: public health preparedness lessons from a multiagency exercise
    Brian A Jackson
    Division of Public Health, Georgia Department of Human Resources, USA
    Biosecur Bioterror 4:287-92. 2006
    ..The exercise is described and broader policy lessons regarding preparedness planning are discussed...
  80. ncbi Using the power of googling and health informatics to improve public health practice
    Martin LaVenture
    Am J Prev Med 33:75-6. 2007
  81. ncbi Evidence-based public health practice: improving the quality and quantity of the evidence
    E Waters
    Centre for Community Child Health, University of Melbourne, Royal Children s Hospital, Flemington Road, Parkville, VIC 3052, Australia
    J Public Health Med 24:227-9. 2002
    ..The Cochrane Collaboration Health Promotion and Public Health field offers public health practitioners the opportunity to be involved in these developments, and/or to employ the array of relevant systematic reviews in their practice...
  82. ncbi Responding to pandemic influenza: a local perspective
    Laurie A Doxtator
    Leeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit, Brockville, ON
    Can J Public Health 95:27-31. 2004
    ..To assess, via a tabletop exercise, the ability of a rural health unit to manage an influenza pandemic...
  83. pmc Emotional and behavioral consequences of bioterrorism: planning a public health response
    Bradley D Stein
    RAND Corporation, 1700 Main Street, Santa Monica, CA 90407, USA
    Milbank Q 82:413-55, table of contents. 2004
    ..The article concludes by reflecting on the evidence and experts' perspectives to suggest actions to be taken now and future policy and research priorities...
  84. ncbi Antiretroviral treatment strategies in resource-limited settings
    Anna K Person
    Division of Infectious Diseases and International Health, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Curr HIV/AIDS Rep 4:73-9. 2007
    ..As access to antiretroviral therapy has improved, there is an urgent need to develop better strategies for initiating and monitoring therapy, including the scale-up of viral load testing...
  85. ncbi CDC/AHA Workshop on Markers of Inflammation and Cardiovascular Disease: Application to Clinical and Public Health Practice: report from the population science discussion group
    Stephen P Fortmann
    Circulation 110:e554-9. 2004
    ..Gaps in the research and the public health practice implications are also discussed...
  86. pmc Chronic disease control in public health practice: looking back and moving forward
    Ross C Brownson
    Department of Community Health and Prevention Research Center, Saint Louis University School of Public Health, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Public Health Rep 119:230-8. 2004
  87. ncbi Similarities and differences in homelessness in Amsterdam and New York City
    J Sleegers
    Department of Youth and Mental Health of the Municipal Health Service, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Psychiatr Serv 51:100-4. 2000
    ..Thus institutional factors such as fragmentation of services and lack of community programs for difficult-to-serve people are a likely explanation of the growing number of homeless people in Amsterdam...
  88. ncbi The Turning Point Social Marketing National Excellence Collaborative: integrating social marketing into routine public health practice
    Sylvia Pirani
    Office of Local Health Services, New York State Department of Health, Albany, NY 12237, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 11:131-8. 2005
    ..The Collaborative has also made advances in incorporating and institutionalizing the practice of social marketing within public health in participating states...
  89. ncbi Syndromic surveillance in public health practice, New York City
    Richard Heffernan
    Bureau of Communicable Disease, New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, New York, New York 10013, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 10:858-64. 2004
    ..Eighty-three percent of the signals for diarrhea and 88% of the signals for vomiting occurred during periods of suspected norovirus and rotavirus transmission...
  90. pmc Applicability and generalisability of the results of systematic reviews to public health practice and policy: a systematic review
    Nizar Ahmad
    Centre d Epidemiologie Clinique, Hopital Hotel Dieu, AP HP Assistance Publique des Hôpitaux de Paris, 1 Place du Parvis Notre Dame, Paris 75181, France
    Trials 11:20. 2010
    ..e., whether the results of a trial can be reasonably applied or generalized to a definable group of patients in a particular setting in routine practice, also called external validity or generalisability)...
  91. pmc Models of population health: their value for US public health practice, policy, and research
    Daniel J Friedman
    Am J Public Health 93:366-9. 2003
  92. ncbi Credentialing the public health workforce: an idea whose time has come
    Joan P Cioffi
    Public Health Practice Program Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 9:451-8. 2003
    ..The authors challenge public health leaders to become actively involved in framing the issues so the best possible strategies can be developed...
  93. ncbi Public health in the new era: improving health through collective action
    Robert Beaglehole
    Evidence for Information and Policy, WHO, Geneva, Switzerland
    Lancet 363:2084-6. 2004
  94. pmc Race/ethnicity and OMB Directive 15: implications for state public health practice
    D J Friedman
    Research and Evaluation, Massachusetts Department of Public Health, Boston 02108, USA
    Am J Public Health 90:1714-9. 2000
    ....
  95. pmc A framework for developing evaluation tools used in Washington State's Healthy Communities projects
    Lynne T Smith
    Center for Public Health Nutrition, University of Washington, Seattle, Wash 98195, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 3:A64. 2006
    ..The new tool provides feedback to community partners to help guide project implementation and tests the applicability of a theoretical model to public health practice.
  96. ncbi MAPP and the evolution of planning in public health practice
    Patrick Lenihan
    University of Illinois at Chicago, School of Public Health, 60613, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 11:381-8. 2005
    Mobilizing for Action through Planning and Partnerships, the most recent planning tool in public health practice, is built upon a long history of planning by local public health agencies (LPHAs)...
  97. pmc Strengthening the legal foundation for public health practice: a framework for action
    A D Moulton
    Public Health Practice Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Am J Public Health 91:1369. 2001
    ..It has also led to concerted efforts to strengthen the legal foundation for public health practice. In this editorial, the authors present a framework for collaborative research, analysis, and development ..
  98. pmc Legal issues in health information: implications for public health practice and policy
    Sara Rosenbaum
    Department of Health Policy, George Washington University Medical Center, School of Public Health and Health Services, USA
    Public Health Rep 120:350-2. 2005
  99. pmc Pandemic influenza and pregnant women
    Sonja A Rasmussen
    National Center of Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 14:95-100. 2008
    ..Finally, healthcare facilities need to develop plans to minimize exposure of pregnant women to ill persons, while ensuring that women receive necessary care...
  100. ncbi Public health accreditation: progress on national accountability
    Hugh H Tilson
    Annu Rev Public Health 29:xv-xxii. 2008
  101. ncbi Pandemic policy and planning considerations for universities: findings from a tabletop exercise
    Randal Beaton
    School of Nursing, Department of Epidemiology, Northwest Center for Public Health Practice, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98125 7263, USA
    Biosecur Bioterror 5:327-34. 2007
    ..Policy and planning recommendations are offered that address each of these challenges faced by UW as well as other major research universities and colleges...

Research Grants71

  1. 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. ..
  2. 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]..
  3. In Situ Simulation to Detect and Prevent Near Misses during Critical Events
    William Riley; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Our intervention to improve patient safety is based on an advanced set of event sets and debriefing techniques in use by the Federal Aviation Agency (FAA). [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  4. RE-AIM Evaluation of Tailored Smoking Harm Reduction
    Russell Glasgow; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  5. Unplugged and Media Savvy: Reducing the Impact of "Screen" Time
    Donna Johnson; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ....
  6. Impact of Non-Commercialism Policy in Seattle Schools
    Donna Johnson; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Helping to implement and evaluate a real-life policy holds greater promise for sustainability and for building coalitions between researchers, public health agencies and public schools . ..
  7. DEVELOPING FAMILY-FOCUSED PREVENTIONS: COPARENTING
    Mark Feinberg; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  8. Pilot Study of Sibling Prevention Program
    MARK ETHAN FEINBERG; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Developing and disseminating new, effective preventive programs such as the one proposed would have substantial public health benefits for individuals, families, and society. ..
  9. A Qualitative Study of Household Smoking Policies
    Michelle Kegler; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Findings from this formative research will provide the foundation upon which to design and test effective strategies for creating smoke-free homes in rural, low-income communities. ..
  10. SMOKING CONTROL IN MCH CLINICS:DISSEMINATION STRATEGIES
    Clara Manfredi; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Cost/effectiveness analysis will be conducted relative to the effect of the dissemination strategies in producing better: a) program implementation, and b) smoking cessation outcomes. ..
  11. A Panel Study of Quit Smoking Processes in Low-SES Women
    Clara Manfredi; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..We will repeat the analyses with the two merged data sets, to assess the individual and area SES effects on smoking cessation processes on a total sample with greater variation on these variables. ..
  12. A SOCIAL NETWORK-BASED INTERVENTION TO REDUCE LEAD EXPOS
    Michelle Kegler; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Process evaluation methods include documentation of lay health advisory contacts and interviews with youth and adult volunteers. ..
  13. Surveillance: The Ethics of Public Health Reporting
    Ronald Bayer; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The project will inform discussion of the ethics of public health surveillance and contribute to the development of public policy sensitive to privacy and confidentiality as well as the demands of research and public health. ..
  14. Physical Activity, Obesity and Diabetes Prevention
    Ross Brownson; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..g., computerized tailoring, GIS mapping). Study findings will be disseminated in collaboration with co- investigators, federal agencies, and other public health agencies to a variety of professional audiences. ..
  15. Strategies to Help Adult ER Patients Quit Smoking
    Steven Bernstein; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..If patients with a smoking-related diagnosis for the ER visit are more likely to quit than those with nonsmoking-related ICD9, then this supports the construct of the teachable moment. ..
  16. FIELD CENTER - GENETICS OF HYPERTENSION
    Richard Cooper; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The resulting synthesis of ideas and amassed data permits rigorous hypothesis testing not otherwise possible and will hasten understanding of the previously elusive genetic variation responsible for disease risk. ..
  17. REGULATION OF FOLATE CATABOLISM
    PATRICK STOVER; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..2). to determine the risk that folate catabolism contributes to folate-associated pathologies. (3). to establish relationships between catecholamines and folate metabolism. ..
  18. Religious Involvement among Older African Americans
    Linda Chatters; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The data analytic approaches to be used include regression, logistic regression, multi-nominal logistic regression and structural equation modeling. ..
  19. Health Literacy and Child Prevention Injury
    Andrea Gielen; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  20. Literacy and Mortality Among Elderly Persons
    Michael Wolf; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  21. Collaborative Care of Depression in Nursing Homes
    Mark Snowden; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ....
  22. Religious responses to HIV/AIDS in Brazil
    Richard Parker; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The extensive and in depth fieldwork is necessary given the scope of the project and its goal of assessing the role of religious organizations in the country's mobilization in response to AIDS. ..
  23. Development of Relationship Dynamics and STI/HIV Risk
    J Fortenberry; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Developmental trends in relationship formation, relationship quality, coital frequency and condom use will be assessed by latent growth curve analysis. ..
  24. Racial Discrimination and Risk of Chronic Disease
    Nancy Krieger; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  25. Understanding Change in Physical Activity Postpartum
    KELLY EVENSON; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This proposal directly addresses the need to better understand multi-level factors involved in physical activity behavior change, RFA #CA-04-009 "Mechanisms of Physical Activity Behavior Change". ..
  26. HHV-8 Transmission Among Men Who Have Sex with Men
    Corey Casper; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Start with Principal Investigator. List all other key personnel in alphabetical order, last name first. Name Organization Role on ..
  27. Implementing EHS Net in Lowa
    KEN SHARP; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..abstract_text> ..
  28. Breast Cancer After The Women?s Health Initiative Study: Declining Incidence?
    Nancy Krieger; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The knowledge gained will lead to new insights about the causes of breast cancer and ways its incidence can be reduced. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  29. TRANSFERRING DRUG ABUSE TREATMENT AND ASSESSMENT RESOURC
    D Simpson; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  30. Reducing Oral Cancer Disparities in Florida
    Scott Tomar; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Effectiveness of the interventions will be measured through population-based surveys and utilization of the hotline and clinics. ..
  31. Comorbid Substance Abuse and Long-Term Health Outcomes in Schizophrenia
    DEANNA KELLY; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..This will be an important step for improving the lives of people with schizophrenia. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  32. NEW BIOMARKERS OF NEUROTOXICITY
    Marc Weisskopf; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  33. Targeting Acute HIV
    Christopher Pilcher; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Perform detailed cost effectiveness modeling in order to optimize acute HIV-centered efforts at HIV prevention. ..
  34. Exercise to Relieve Cancer-Related Insomnia and Fatigue
    Elizabeth Coleman; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..As their physical activity and functional status improve, patients can continue to manage their activities of daily living and may be more likely to continue cancer treatment, thus increasing their survival chances. ..
  35. Changing from Conventional to Risperidone Decanoate
    Nancy Covell; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Subjects will be interviewed with quantitative instruments at baseline and at follow-up intervals for 1 year. ..
  36. Obesity and Neighborhood Characteristics
    Wenjun Li; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The feasibility of extending the research into a larger geographic region will be assessed, and a R01 grant application will be prepared. ..
  37. A Comprehensive Database of Cost-Effectiveness Analyses
    Peter Neumann; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The web-based data should also understand the needs of different scientists to be understood and policymakers, and bridges to be built across disparate communities. ..
  38. WEIGHT CONTROL FOR BLACK WOMEN'S CARDIOVASCULAR HEALTH
    Shiriki Kumanyika; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Two chapters will be randomized to each arm and will each recruit and follow 25 women. Individual adherence and chapter-level implementation variables will be assessed. ..
  39. Industry-Sponsored Research Contracts:An Empirical Study
    Michelle Mello; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The data will be analyzed descriptively and with chi-squared tests and regression analysis. ..
  40. A TRIAL TO REDUCE HEPATITIS C AMONG INJECTION DRUG USERS
    Michael Stein; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  41. GENETICS OF THE METABOLIC SYNDROME IN JAPANESE AMERICANS
    Melissa Austin; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  42. OPTICAL ASSESSMENT OF DERMAL EXPOSURE AND ABSORPTION
    Richard Fenske; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  43. PREVENTING ALCOHOL EXPOSED PREGNANCY AFTER A JAIL TERM
    Patricia Mullen; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The study will use an RCT design (n=270) to test the intervention's effect on alcohol consumption and birth control use 6 months after release. ..
  44. DETERMINING/UNDERSTANDING BARRIERS TO ADULT IMMUNIZATION
    Richard Zimmerman; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..This project will furnish relevant, up-to-date to enhance policy planning, practice management and medical education. ..
  45. Improving Hypertension Treatment in Africa
    Richard Cooper; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Whether our project yields a "positive" or "negative" result in relation to the main goal of identifying an effective clinical method, the outcome will have far-reaching implications for health care policy in that region. ..
  46. Risk for Workplace Violence in Long-Haul Truckers
    Debra Anderson; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Content analysis will be used to describe, analyze, and interpret the qualitative data for core consistencies and meanings described by truckers. ..
  47. MAINTAINING HIV RISK REDUCTION AMONG NEEDLE EXCHANGERS
    Michael Stein; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Our results will have policy implications for needle exchange programs where many IDUs have initiated HIV risk reduction. ..
  48. Effects of perinatal endocrine disrupters in children
    Philippe Grandjean; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Modern statistical methods will be used to determine whether these outcome variables are associated with estrogen, thyroid, or Ah receptor abnormalities and specific contaminant exposures prenatally or postnatally. ..
  49. CYTOREDUCTIVE CHEMOTHERAPY TARGETING HIV RESERVOIRS
    Christopher Pilcher; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..the PI with supervised laboratory experiences and didactic training in addition to a closely supervised clinical research experience, leading to R01 submission and establishment of the PI as an independent investigator ..
  50. Cardiac-Related Mortality with Atypical Antipsychotics
    DEANNA KELLY; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..This study is important as data on long-term health outcomes with atypical antipsychotics is lacking from the literature. ..
  51. Third International Conference on Urban Health
    Hortensia Amaro; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  52. Topical virucides to prevent oral transmission
    Koen van Rompay; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..If topical tenofovir administration were effective, then this simple strategy would be highly affordable for developing countries. ..
  53. Socioeconomic Trends in Breast Cancer Incidence
    Nancy Krieger; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Results of this investigation will provide new insights into social determinants of and secular changes in breast cancer incidence, with implications for breast cancer surveillance, screening and control. ..
  54. Effects of Dioxin on Vietnamese Civilians
    David Carpenter; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..7. ..
  55. ANTIDEPRESSANT TREATMENT TO REDUCE HIV RISK AMONG IDUS
    Michael Stein; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
  56. BREAST CANCER AND FUNCTION IN AGING WOMEN
    Graham Colditz; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ....
  57. Cell Biology of Mycobacterium tuberculosis Infection
    David G Russell; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..tuberculosis. We propose determining how the bacterium's metabolism is realigned to access these carbon sources. ..
  58. Development of a Novel Strategy of Adjuvant Discovery
    David Russell; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..It is anticipated that this final aim will develop into a new grant application that will enable us to test the effectiveness of a range of microbial products for their efficacy as adjuvants. ..
  59. Zeiss LSM510 Meta Confocal Microscope
    David Russell; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..These data will extend ongoing, NIH-funded programs for identification of new drug targets, vaccines and adjuvants. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  60. HEALTH PROMOTION THROUGH BLACK CHURCHES
    Ken Resnicow; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Recruitment and retention of participants will be maximized by several strategies including incentives for each church, and the use of church liaisons to assist in participant recruitment and tracking. ..
  61. Increasing CRC Screening in Health Plan Members
    Karen Glanz; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  62. GLYOXYLATE SHUNT AND PARASITISM BY MYCOBACTERIUM SPP
    David Russell; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..We will use the recombinant enzymes to screen drug libraries at GlaxoWellcome. Structural information generated by Dr. Sacchettini will be central to the development of effective inhibitors against these enzymes. ..
  63. Prospective evaluation of IGF and IL-6 Dysregulation and Multiple Myeloma
    Graham A Colditz; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The team is led from by Drs. Colditz and Anderson and is supported by a senior statistician (Dr. Rosner) and a study director (Dr. Birmann) who is funded, in part, through a K award. ..
  64. Metabolism of M. tuberculosis: New Targets for MDR TB
    David Russell; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  65. Florida Model for Oral Cancer Control, Phase I
    Scott Tomar; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  66. Food Safety Task Force Conference
    Timothy Jones; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Abstract Not Provided ..
  67. Ethical Challenges in Lead Poisoning Prevention Research
    Nancy Kass; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The investigators hypothesize that our approach can produce models for education of diverse communities and EH scientists. ..