preventive medicine

Summary

Summary: A medical specialty primarily concerned with prevention of disease (PRIMARY PREVENTION) and the promotion and preservation of health in the individual.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi The education of physicians: a CDC perspective
    Denise Koo
    Career Development Division, Office of Workforce and Career Development, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Acad Med 83:399-407. 2008
  2. ncbi Multiple Health Behavior Research represents the future of preventive medicine
    James O Prochaska
    Cancer Prevention Research Center, 2 Chafee Road, University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI 02881, USA
    Prev Med 46:281-5. 2008
  3. pmc A bibliometric analysis in the fields of preventive medicine, occupational and environmental medicine, epidemiology, and public health
    Elpidoforos S Soteriades
    Alfa Institute of Biomedical Sciences AIBS, Athens, Greece
    BMC Public Health 6:301. 2006
  4. pmc Is opportunistic disease prevention in the consultation ethically justifiable?
    Linn Getz
    Office of Human Resources, Landspitali University Hospital, IS 101 Reykjavik, Iceland
    BMJ 327:498-500. 2003
  5. pmc The arrogance of preventive medicine
    David L Sackett
    Trout Research and Education Centre at Irish Lake, Markdale, Ont
    CMAJ 167:363-4. 2002
  6. ncbi The burden of prevention: downstream consequences of Pap smear testing in the elderly
    B E Sirovich
    White River Junction VA Hospital, Vermont, and Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, New Hampshire, USA
    J Med Screen 10:189-95. 2003
  7. ncbi Randomized controlled trial of a computer strategy to increase general practitioner preventive care
    B Bonevski
    New South Wales Cancer Council, Cancer Education Research Program CERP, Locked Bag 10, Wallsend, New South Wales, 2287, Australia
    Prev Med 29:478-86. 1999
  8. ncbi Global risk scores and exercise testing for predicting all-cause mortality in a preventive medicine program
    Mehmet K Aktas
    Department of Medicine, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    JAMA 292:1462-8. 2004
  9. ncbi Mobile real-time data acquisition system for application in preventive medicine
    Sebastian Neubert
    Institute of Preventive Medicine, University of Rostock, Rostock, Germany
    Telemed J E Health 16:504-9. 2010
  10. pmc Epidemiology competencies and preventive medicine residencies: do they mix and map?
    Matthew L Boulton
    University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Public Health Rep 123:136-48. 2008

Research Grants

  1. Mechanism of action of omega-3 fatty acids in brain injury
    CHARLES NICHOLAS SERHAN; Fiscal Year: 2010
  2. CARDIA Echocardiography Reading Center
    Joao A C Lima; Fiscal Year: 2012
  3. CARDIA
    Sharina D Person; Fiscal Year: 2010
  4. CARDIA
    O Dale Williams; Fiscal Year: 2011
  5. CARDIA ECHO RC
    Joao A C Lima; Fiscal Year: 2011
  6. CARDIA ECHO RC CAN 9-8470189
    Joao Lima; Fiscal Year: 2009
  7. CARDIA ECHO RC
    Joao Lima; Fiscal Year: 2010
  8. Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) Study - CC
    James Shikany; Fiscal Year: 2012
  9. Attenuation of androgen deprivation therapy-induced metabolic syndrome by diet
    Oleg Varlamov; Fiscal Year: 2013
  10. Economic Consequences of Advanced Testing for Subclinical Cardiovascular Disease
    Leslee J Shaw; Fiscal Year: 2010

Detail Information

Publications225 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi The education of physicians: a CDC perspective
    Denise Koo
    Career Development Division, Office of Workforce and Career Development, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Acad Med 83:399-407. 2008
    ....
  2. ncbi Multiple Health Behavior Research represents the future of preventive medicine
    James O Prochaska
    Cancer Prevention Research Center, 2 Chafee Road, University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI 02881, USA
    Prev Med 46:281-5. 2008
    Given the disease and cost burdens, Multiple Health Behavior Research represents the future of preventive medicine. Growing evidence in this special issue and beyond indicates that simultaneous and sequential interventions can be ..
  3. pmc A bibliometric analysis in the fields of preventive medicine, occupational and environmental medicine, epidemiology, and public health
    Elpidoforos S Soteriades
    Alfa Institute of Biomedical Sciences AIBS, Athens, Greece
    BMC Public Health 6:301. 2006
    Research in the fields of Preventive Medicine, Occupational/Environmental Medicine, Epidemiology and Public Health play an important role in the advancement of knowledge...
  4. pmc Is opportunistic disease prevention in the consultation ethically justifiable?
    Linn Getz
    Office of Human Resources, Landspitali University Hospital, IS 101 Reykjavik, Iceland
    BMJ 327:498-500. 2003
  5. pmc The arrogance of preventive medicine
    David L Sackett
    Trout Research and Education Centre at Irish Lake, Markdale, Ont
    CMAJ 167:363-4. 2002
  6. ncbi The burden of prevention: downstream consequences of Pap smear testing in the elderly
    B E Sirovich
    White River Junction VA Hospital, Vermont, and Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, New Hampshire, USA
    J Med Screen 10:189-95. 2003
    ..Although cervical cancer is an unusual cause of death among women 65 and older, most elderly women in the US report continuing to undergo periodic Pap smear screening...
  7. ncbi Randomized controlled trial of a computer strategy to increase general practitioner preventive care
    B Bonevski
    New South Wales Cancer Council, Cancer Education Research Program CERP, Locked Bag 10, Wallsend, New South Wales, 2287, Australia
    Prev Med 29:478-86. 1999
    ....
  8. ncbi Global risk scores and exercise testing for predicting all-cause mortality in a preventive medicine program
    Mehmet K Aktas
    Department of Medicine, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    JAMA 292:1462-8. 2004
    ..The usefulness of exercise stress test results and global cardiovascular risk systems for predicting all-cause mortality in asymptomatic individuals seen in clinical settings is unclear...
  9. ncbi Mobile real-time data acquisition system for application in preventive medicine
    Sebastian Neubert
    Institute of Preventive Medicine, University of Rostock, Rostock, Germany
    Telemed J E Health 16:504-9. 2010
    ..A Web-based management application facilitates a continuous remote monitoring of the physiological and the subjective data of the subject...
  10. pmc Epidemiology competencies and preventive medicine residencies: do they mix and map?
    Matthew L Boulton
    University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Public Health Rep 123:136-48. 2008
    corrected] This article maps the program requirements of the University of Michigan preventive medicine residency (PMR) to the newly established Centers for Disease Control and Prevention/Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists ..
  11. ncbi Improving preventive care by prompting physicians
    E A Balas
    School of Medicine, University of Missouri, Columbia 65211, USA
    Arch Intern Med 160:301-8. 2000
    ..To assess the impact of prompting physicians on health maintenance, answer questions regarding the mode of delivery, and identify opportunities and limitations of this information intervention...
  12. ncbi Assessing integration of clinical and public health skills in preventive medicine residencies: using competency mapping
    Eden V Wells
    Preventive Medicine Residency, Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 2029, USA
    Am J Prev Med 42:S107-16. 2012
    ..mapping process for assessing the integration of clinical and public health skills in a newly developed Community Health Center (CHC) rotation at the University of Michigan School of Public Health Preventive Medicine residency.
  13. pmc Reporting guidelines: optimal use in preventive medicine and public health
    Karyn Popham
    Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, University of Texas School of Public Health, Houston TX 77030, USA
    Am J Prev Med 43:e31-42. 2012
    ..This paper provides consistent information about guidelines for preventive medicine and public health and a framework and sequential approach for selecting them...
  14. ncbi General practice receptionists' attitudes and beliefs towards preventive medicine before and after training and support interventions
    M A Carnegie
    Centre for Drug and Alcohol Studies, Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Fam Pract 13:504-10. 1996
    Receptionists are an integral part of the primary care service. We aimed to discover their views on preventive medicine issues.
  15. ncbi Inorganic-organic magnetic nanocomposites for use in preventive medicine: a rapid and reliable elimination system for cesium
    Yoshihisa Namiki
    Institute of Clinical Medicine and Research, The Jikei University School of Medicine, Kashiwa, Japan
    Pharm Res 29:1404-18. 2012
    ..To investigate the potential use of Prussian blue-coated magnetic nanoparticles, termed "Prussian blueberry", to bring about the magnetic elimination of cesium...
  16. ncbi Creating e-learning resources in preventive medicine for developing countries
    Shariq Khoja
    J Telemed Telecare 13:105-6. 2007
  17. ncbi The prospect of genome-guided preventive medicine: a need and opportunity for genetic counselors
    Julianne M O'Daniel
    Duke Institute for Genome Sciences and Policy, Duke University, 450 Research Drive, LSRC B342C, Box 91009, Durham, NC 27708, USA
    J Genet Couns 19:315-27. 2010
    One of the major anticipated benefits of genomic medicine is the area of preventive medicine. Commercially available genomic profiling is now able to generate risk information for a number of common conditions several of which have ..
  18. ncbi Vitamin D in preventive medicine: are we ignoring the evidence?
    Armin Zittermann
    Department of Nutrition Science, University of Bonn, Endenicher Allee 11 13, 53115 Bonn, Germany
    Br J Nutr 89:552-72. 2003
    ..The oral dose necessary to achieve adequate serum 25(OH)D levels is probably much higher than the current recommendations of 5-15 microg/d...
  19. pmc Prompting clinicians about preventive care measures: a systematic review of randomized controlled trials
    Judith W Dexheimer
    Department of Biomedical Informatics, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 15:311-20. 2008
    ..Despite increased implementation of electronic health records, randomized controlled trials evaluating computerized reminder systems are infrequent...
  20. pmc Does the chronic care model serve also as a template for improving prevention?
    R E Glasgow
    AMC Cancer Research Center, USA
    Milbank Q 79:579-612, iv-v. 2001
    ..They share the need to alter reactive acute-care-oriented practice to accommodate the proactive, planned, patient-oriented longitudinal care required for both prevention and chronic care...
  21. ncbi Physical activity counseling in the adult primary care setting: position statement of the American College of Preventive Medicine
    Dawn Marie Jacobson
    University of California San Diego, Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, San Diego, California, USA
    Am J Prev Med 29:158-62. 2005
  22. pmc Risk factor thresholds: their existence under scrutiny
    M R Law
    Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine, Department of Environmental and Preventive Medicine, Barts and The London, Queen Mary s School of Medicine and Dentistry, London EC1M 6BQ
    BMJ 324:1570-6. 2002
  23. ncbi Clinical prevention and population health: curriculum framework for health professions
    Janet Allan
    American Association of Colleges of Nursing
    Am J Prev Med 27:471-6. 2004
    ..the initial product of the Healthy People Curriculum Task Force convened by the Association of Teachers of Preventive Medicine and the Association of Academic Health Centers...
  24. ncbi Case-based teaching in preventive medicine: rationale, development, and implementation
    John W Epling
    SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, New York 13210, USA
    Am J Prev Med 24:85-9. 2003
    ..With its emphasis on small-group learning, clinical relevance, and adaptability to a variety of learner and instructor needs, the C-POP project effectively integrates prevention concepts into medical education...
  25. ncbi [Co-author and keyword networks and their clustering appearance in preventive medicine fields in Korea: analysis of papers in the Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, 1991~2006]
    Minsoo Jung
    Department of Medical Sociology, Graduate School of Public Health, Seoul National University, Korea
    J Prev Med Public Health 41:1-9. 2008
    This study evaluated knowledge structure and its effect factor by analysis of co-author and keyword networks in Korea's preventive medicine sector.
  26. ncbi Evaluation of a preventive medicine curriculum: incorporating a case-based approach
    Sally M Sutphen
    SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, New York 13210, USA
    Am J Prev Med 24:90-4. 2003
    ..Assessment instruments were developed to measure student skills before and after an education intervention at State University of New York (SUNY)-Upstate Medical University...
  27. ncbi A computerized reminder system to increase the use of preventive care for hospitalized patients
    P R Dexter
    Department of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, Regenstrief Institute for Health Care, Richard L. Roudebush Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Indianapolis 46202, USA
    N Engl J Med 345:965-70. 2001
    ..4 percent vs. 27.6 percent, P<0.001). CONCLUSIONS: A majority of hospitalized patients in this study were eligible for preventive measures, and computerized reminders significantly increased the rate of delivery of such therapies...
  28. ncbi [Alpha-tocopherol and alpha-lipoic acid. An antioxidant synergy with potential for preventive medicine]
    Oscar Gonzalez-Perez
    Laboratorio de Neurociencias, Facultad de Psicologia, Universidad de Colima
    Rev Invest Clin 60:58-67. 2008
    ..Therefore, alpha-lipoic acid and vitamin E may play an important role in clinical preventive medicine and human nutrition.
  29. ncbi Ethnic differences in preventive medicine: the example of Jewish Ethiopian women in Israel
    Howard Tandeter
    Department of Family Medicine, Siaal Research Center for Family Medicine and Primary Care, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 9:452-6. 2007
    ..Studies have found ethno-cultural disparities in health care delivery in different countries. Minority populations may receive lower standards of care...
  30. pmc What are the roles and responsibilities of the media in disseminating health information?
    Gary Schwitzer
    University of Minnesota School of Journalism and Mass Communication, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    PLoS Med 2:e215. 2005
    ....
  31. pmc Air pollution exposure assessment for epidemiologic studies of pregnant women and children: lessons learned from the Centers for Children's Environmental Health and Disease Prevention Research
    Frank Gilliland
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 113:1447-54. 2005
    ..If these lessons are applied, the National Children's Study offers a unique opportunity to assess the adverse effects of air pollution on interrelated health outcomes during the critical early life period...
  32. pmc Community-based participatory research: lessons learned from the Centers for Children's Environmental Health and Disease Prevention Research
    Barbara A Israel
    University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 113:1463-71. 2005
    ....
  33. ncbi American College of Preventive Medicine Practice Policy statement. Weight management counseling of overweight adults
    H Nawaz
    Yale Prevention Research Center, Yale University School of Medicine, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Derby, CT 06418, USA
    Am J Prev Med 21:73-8. 2001
    On the basis of a review of the current literature and recommendations, the American College of Preventive Medicine presents a practice policy statement on weight management counseling of overweight adults.
  34. ncbi New advances in nanomedicine: diagnosis and preventive medicine
    Chiming Wei
    Department of Surgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 N Wolfe Street Harvey 606, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Med Clin North Am 91:871-9. 2007
    This article describes the use of nanobiologic techniques in diagnosis and preventive medicine. It discusses the engineering of fluorescent and bioluminescent proteins to visualize biologic functions; single-molecule measurements of ..
  35. ncbi A threat to the public health workforce: evidence from trends in preventive medicine certification and training
    D S Lane
    Department of Preventive Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook, 11794 8036, USA
    Am J Prev Med 18:87-96. 2000
    Evidence of a growing need for preventive medicine specialists is the congruence between needed competencies for practice in the current health care environment, as identified by the Council on Graduate Medical Education (COGME) and in ..
  36. ncbi Shared medical decision making. A new tool for preventive medicine
    Robert M Kaplan
    Am J Prev Med 26:81-3. 2004
  37. pmc Principles and practices of neurodevelopmental assessment in children: lessons learned from the Centers for Children's Environmental Health and Disease Prevention Research
    Kim N Dietrich
    University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Department of Environmental Health, and the Cincinnati Children s Environmental Health Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 113:1437-46. 2005
    ..The human neurodevelopmental phenotype will be most clearly represented in models that include environmental chemical exposures, the social milieu, and complex human genetic characteristics that we are just beginning to understand...
  38. ncbi Impact of a preventive medicine and nutrition curriculum for medical students
    Molly B Conroy
    General Medicine Division, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Prev Med 27:77-80. 2004
    ..At Harvard Medical School, second-year students take a preventive medicine and nutrition (PMN) course...
  39. pmc Exploiting cellular-developmental evolution as the scientific basis for preventive medicine
    J S Torday
    Department of Pediatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine, Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute at Harbor UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, Los Angeles, California 90502, United States
    Med Hypotheses 72:596-602. 2009
    ..Since we have employed principles involved in all of development, this approach is amenable to all biologic structures, functions, adaptations, maladaptations, and diseases, providing an operational basis for preventive medicine.
  40. ncbi [Preventive medicine in times of a rapid epidemiologic transition in Korea]
    Jung Han Park
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Catholic University of Daegu School of Medicine
    J Prev Med Public Health 39:2-6. 2006
    Ever since the foundation of the Korean Society for Preventive Medicine in 1947, members of the Society had made remarkable contributions to the public health development and national health promotion...
  41. ncbi Interactive health communication in preventive medicine: internet-based strategies in teaching and research
    M J Fotheringham
    School of Health Sciences, Deakin University, Victoria, Australia
    Am J Prev Med 19:113-20. 2000
    ..technologies is expanding the range and flexibility of intervention and teaching options available in preventive medicine and the health sciences...
  42. pmc Medicalisation, limits to medicine, or never enough money to go around?
    Nick Freemantle
    BMJ 324:864-5. 2002
  43. ncbi Education of preventive medicine residents: alcohol, tobacco, and other drug abuse
    Toni Abrams Weintraub
    Clinical Addiction Research and Education CARE Unit, Section of General Internal Medicine, Development of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Am J Prev Med 24:101-5. 2003
    Generalist physicians' addiction training is inadequate, but general preventive medicine residency (PMR) programs have not been studied...
  44. pmc Differences in preventive health quality by residency year. Is seniority better?
    Lisa L Willett
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Alabama, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 0012, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 20:825-9. 2005
    ..It is assumed that the performance of more senior residents is superior to that of interns, but this has not been assessed objectively...
  45. ncbi Study of reference values and biological variation: a necessity and a model for Preventive Medicine Centers
    Gerard Siest
    Centre de Medecine Preventive, Vandoeuvre les Nancy, France
    Clin Chem Lab Med 42:810-6. 2004
    Laboratory tests were at the origin of the modern approach to the evaluation of the health status in many Preventive Medicine Centers...
  46. ncbi Extending palliative care is there a role for preventive medicine?
    Theodore Zwerdling
    University of California, Davis Medical Center Program in Palliative and Hospice Care, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    J Palliat Med 8:486-9. 2005
    ..providers can effectively reduce the risk of illness in families by employing methods and strategies of preventive medicine. We illustrate three such cases...
  47. ncbi A randomized outpatient trial of a decision-support information technology tool
    Michael Apkon
    Yale New Haven Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Conn, USA
    Arch Intern Med 165:2388-94. 2005
    ..Congress mandated the evaluation of Problem-Knowledge Couplers (PKC Corp, Burlington, Vt), a decision-support tool proposed for the Department of Defense's new health information network...
  48. pmc Lessons Learned for the Study of Childhood Asthma from the Centers for Children's Environmental Health and Disease Prevention Research
    Peyton A Eggleston
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 113:1430-6. 2005
    ..Medications confounded the definition of asthma disease activity, and must be repeatedly and systematically estimated. Despite these many challenges, the Children's Centers successfully conducted long-term studies of asthma...
  49. pmc Lessons learned for the National Children's Study from the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences/U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Centers for Children's Environmental Health and Disease Prevention Research
    Carole A Kimmel
    National Children s Study Interagency Coordinating Committee, National Center for Environmental Assessment, Office of Research and Development, U S Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 113:1414-8. 2005
    ..It is hoped that these articles will be of value to others who are embarking on studies of children's environmental health...
  50. ncbi Teaching population health as a basic science at Harvard Medical School
    Jonathan A Finkelstein
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Acad Med 83:332-7. 2008
    ..Preclinical courses represent a progressive step in developing a workforce of physicians who embrace their responsibility to improve the health of the population as a whole, as well as the health of the patient in front of them...
  51. ncbi Prevention science and positive youth development: competitive or cooperative frameworks?
    Richard F Catalano
    Social Development Research Group, School of Social Work, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98115, USA
    J Adolesc Health 31:230-9. 2002
    ..To examine the convergence in the critiques and recommendations for the future of programs to promote healthy development and prevent problem behaviors among children and adolescents...
  52. ncbi [The precautionary principle: advantages and risks]
    M Tubiana
    , , Paris
    J Chir (Paris) 138:68-80. 2001
    ..The precautionary principle, and its applications, must be precise and detailed within a well-defined framework...
  53. pmc Training medical students in community health: a novel required fourth-year clerkship at the University of Rochester
    Scott McIntosh
    Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14627 8969, USA
    Acad Med 83:357-64. 2008
    ..clerkship was added to the fourth-year curriculum that focuses on the "practice" of community health and preventive medicine. The goal is to offer intensive experiential training to develop skills in community health improvement by ..
  54. ncbi An enhancement strategy for integration of population health into medical school education: employing the framework developed by the Healthy People Curriculum Task Force
    Kathryn Waldrop Kerkering
    Division of Community Health and Preventive Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, The Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27834, USA
    Acad Med 83:345-51. 2008
    ..This approach, as opposed to a separate and distinct course, seeks to reinforce the interconnectedness of communities, families, and individuals...
  55. ncbi Providing well child care for military families: what every provider needs to consider
    Carol L Budzik
    Naval Medical Center, 34520 Bob Wilson Drive, Suite 100, San Diego, CA 92134, USA
    Pediatr Ann 37:185-8. 2008
  56. ncbi Residency education, preventive medicine, and population health care improvement: the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Leadership Preventive Medicine approach
    Tina Foster
    Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center DHMC, Dartmouth Hitchcock Leadership Preventive Medicine Residency DHLPMR Program, Lebanon, NH, USA
    Acad Med 83:390-8. 2008
    In 2003, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center (DHMC) inaugurated its Leadership Preventive Medicine residency (DHLPMR), which combines two years of leadership preventive medicine (LPM) training with another DHMC residency...
  57. ncbi The MD-MPH program at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
    Russell Harris
    UNC School of Medicine, UNC School of Public Health, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Acad Med 83:371-7. 2008
    ....
  58. ncbi Measuring progress in cancer control: a bird's eye view
    Patrick L Remington
    Oncologist 8:539-40. 2003
  59. ncbi Steps to improve the teaching of public health to undergraduate medical students in Canada
    Ian Johnson
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Acad Med 83:414-8. 2008
    ..Other barriers remain to be addressed; these include lack of faculty (critical mass), inadequate support for local champions, inadequate methods of student assessment, and poor image as an attractive specialty/few role models...
  60. ncbi Eliminating disparities: empowering health promotion within preventive medicine
    Robin Dibble
    American College of Preventive Medicine, Washington, DC, USA
    Am J Health Promot 18:195-9. 2003
    ..special issue, this brief paper first examines the current and optimal roles of health promotion within Preventive Medicine, including five physician roles for improving modifiable public health-risk behavior burdens: (1) ..
  61. ncbi Well-child care: looking back, looking forward
    Lynn M Olson
    Department of Research, American Academy of Pediatrics, 141 Northwest Point Blvd, Elk Grove Village, IL 60007, USA
    Pediatr Ann 37:143-51. 2008
  62. ncbi Care for children and evidence-based medicine
    Robert D Sege
    Boston University of Medicine, Massachusetts, USA
    Pediatr Ann 37:168-72. 2008
    ..Integration of these various concerns underlies the art of modern practice, provides the assistance that families want, and leads to continued professional satisfaction...
  63. ncbi Discerning bright futures of electronic health records
    Joseph H Hagan
    University of Vermont College of Medicine, USA
    Pediatr Ann 37:173-9. 2008
    ..This is the challenge in the development of electronic health records for the primary care of children and youth...
  64. ncbi Prevention and health education: how recent advances in the science and art of health education have been applied in practical ways within medical and other settings for prevention and public health
    Gulsun Aydemir
    Ege University Izmir Ataturk School of Health, Bornova Izmir, Turkey
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 4:71-4. 2003
    ....
  65. doi The power of prevention and what it requires
    Steven H Woolf
    Department of Family Medicine, Virginia Commonwealth University, 1200 E Broad St, Richmond, VA 23298, USA
    JAMA 299:2437-9. 2008
  66. ncbi Hip-Hop to Health Jr., an obesity prevention program for minority preschool children: baseline characteristics of participants
    Melinda R Stolley
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, The Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 710 N Lake Shore Drive, 12th Floor, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Prev Med 36:320-9. 2003
    ..The present study reports baseline data from an obesity prevention intervention developed for minority preschool children...
  67. ncbi Improving the health of the community: Duke's experience with community engagement
    J Lloyd Michener
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Acad Med 83:408-13. 2008
    ....
  68. ncbi Will genomics widen or help heal the schism between medicine and public health?
    Muin J Khoury
    National Office of Public Health Genomics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway NE, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Am J Prev Med 33:310-7. 2007
    ..A strong medicine-public health partnership in the genomics era is needed for the translation of all scientific discoveries for the benefit of population health...
  69. ncbi The effectiveness of interventions to increase physical activity. A systematic review
    Emily B Kahn
    Division of Prevention Research and Analytic Methods, Epidemiology Program Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Prev Med 22:73-107. 2002
    ..These recommendations should serve the needs of researchers, planners, and other public health decision makers...
  70. ncbi The emerging case-control study: lung cancer in relation to tobacco smoking
    James J Schlesselman
    Department of Biostatistics, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, and University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Prev Med 43:251-5. 2006
    ..The exceptionally high relative risk of lung cancer that was found has had far-reaching medical, social, and economic consequences...
  71. pmc The evolving role of radiologists within the health care system
    Paul Martin Knechtges
    Department of Radiology, University of Michigan Hospital, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0302, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 4:626-35. 2007
    ..It is through these roles that radiologists will continue to find new ways to add value to the health care system...
  72. ncbi Is Israel ready for disease management?
    Ariel Linden
    Linden Consulting Group, Portland, OR, USA
    Isr Med Assoc J 8:667-71. 2006
    ..While ultimately the decision to invest in DM lies with stakeholders at various institutional levels in Israel, this paper is intended to provide direction and support for that decision-making process...
  73. pmc Bill Kane passionate practitioner
    Marcia Quackenbush
    ETR Associates, 4 Carbonero Way, Scotts Valley, CA 95066, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:1949-52. 2008
    ..He served as executive director of both the American College of Preventive Medicine and the Association for the Advancement of Health Education...
  74. ncbi [New progress in public health]
    Armando Muzzi
    Ig Sanita Pubbl 61:419-24. 2005
  75. ncbi Evolutionary health promotion
    S Boyd Eaton
    Department of Anthropology, Emory University, 2887 Howell Mill Road NW, Atlanta, GA 30327, USA
    Prev Med 34:109-18. 2002
    ..3) Integrate epidemiological, mechanistic, and genetic data with evolutionary principles to create an overarching formulation upon which to base persuasive, consistent, and effective recommendations...
  76. ncbi Protecting children from toxic exposure: three strategies
    Tee L Guidotti
    Center for Risk Science and Public Health, Department of Environmental and Occupational Health, School of Public Health and Health Services, George Washington University, Washington, DC, USA
    Pediatr Clin North Am 54:227-35, vii. 2007
    ..There are three basic strategies to protect children: individual intervention, the preventive medicine strategy, and the public health strategy...
  77. ncbi Fetal, childhood, and adolescence interventions leading to adult disease prevention
    Helen D Pratt
    Behavioral and Developmental Pediatrics Division, Michigan State University Kalamazoo Center for Medical Studies, Kalamazoo, MI 49048, USA
    Prim Care 34:203-17; abstract v. 2007
    ....
  78. ncbi Sexually transmitted infections. Initiatives for prevention
    S Rachel Skinner
    School of Paediatrics and Child Health, University of Western Australia, Princess Margaret Hospital, Subiaco, Western Australia
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 19:285-94. 2007
    ..In addition, promising strategies for the promotion of sexual health and reduction of STIs in young Australians, are discussed...
  79. ncbi Prevention in the year 2002: some news, some issues
    Judith M E Walsh
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Departments of Medicine and Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, 1701 Divisadero St, Suite 500, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    Prim Care 29:727-49, xi. 2002
    ..Although we have made progress, many challenges remain...
  80. ncbi Reshuffle at infectious disease center ruffles many feathers
    Emma Marris
    Nat Med 12:5. 2006
  81. ncbi Public health challenges in Kyrgyzstan: developing a new curriculum
    Vincent O'Brien
    Faculty of Health and Social Care, St Martin s College, Lancaster, England
    Rural Remote Health 5:461. 2005
    ..It also explains how a new public health curriculum will equip Kyrgyz students with the knowledge and skills to work effectively with urban and rural communities in this geographically remote region of Central Asia...
  82. ncbi The Cochrane Health Promotion and Public Health Field--expanding and promoting the evidence base
    Jodie Doyle
    Cochrane Health Promotion and Public Health Field, PO Box 154, Carlton South, Vic, Australia 3052
    Promot Educ 9:96-7, 116, 127. 2002
  83. ncbi Commentary on 'Screening for chlamydia infection: recommendations and rationale'
    Jamesetta A Newland
    Am J Nurs 102:93. 2002
    ..Screening for Chlamydial Infection: Recommendations and Rationale..
  84. ncbi U.S. Preventive Services Task Force: screening for lipid disorders in adults: recommendations and rationale
    Alfred O Berg
    U S Preventive Services Task Force, MD 20852, USA
    Am J Nurs 102:91, 93, 95. 2002
  85. ncbi Promoting science-based prevention in communities
    J David Hawkins
    Social Development Research Group, University of Washington, 9725 3rd Avenue NE, Suite 401, Seattle, WA 98115, USA
    Addict Behav 27:951-76. 2002
    ..This paper describes the background and use of the CTC operating system and results of evaluations of implementation of the system...
  86. ncbi Evidence-informed physical activity guidelines for Canadian adults
    Darren E R Warburton
    Cardiovascular Physiology and Rehabilitation Laboratory, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC
    Can J Public Health 98:S16-68. 2007
    ..It also appears that the prevention of weight gain and the maintenance of weight loss require greater physical activity levels than current recommendations...
  87. ncbi Using decision analytic methods to assess the utility of family history tools
    Anupam Tyagi
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Prev Med 24:199-207. 2003
    ..article addresses the issue of how to examine the utility of a family history tool for public health and preventive medicine. We propose the use of a decision analytic framework for the assessment of a family history tool and ..
  88. ncbi Screening for chlamydia infection: recommendations and rationale. U.S. Preventive Services Task Force
    Alfred O Berg
    US Preventive Forces Task Force, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Am J Nurs 102:87-92; discussion 93. 2002
  89. ncbi Personal cancer prevention and screening practices among Asian Indian physicians in the United States
    Ranjita Misra
    Health and Kinesiology Department, Texas A and M University, 4243, 158P Read Building, College Station 77843 4243, USA
    Cancer Detect Prev 28:269-76. 2004
    ..Additionally, our respondents were less likely than other physicians to practice cancer screening behaviors. Results support the need to promote regular cancer prevention and screening among Asian Indian physicians...
  90. ncbi Translating science to practice: community and academic perspectives
    Graham A Colditz
    Department of Surgery, Washington University, Campus Box 8109, 660 S Euclid Ave, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 14:144-9. 2008
    ..Changes in the approaches used to structure and implement scientific advances into practice will help achieve the enormous potential to advance the health of the population...
  91. ncbi Integrating evidence-based clinical and community strategies to improve health
    Judith K Ockene
    Division of Preventive and Behavioral Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts 01655, USA
    Am J Prev Med 32:244-52. 2007
    ....
  92. ncbi The prevention research centers as models of practice-based evidence two decades on
    Lawrence W Green
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics and the Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    Am J Prev Med 33:S6-8. 2007
  93. ncbi Acting on synergies between clinic and community strategies to improve preventive medicine
    Karen Peters
    School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, IL, USA
    J Fam Pract 53:970-3. 2004
  94. ncbi The future pediatrician: promoting children's health and development
    Edward L Schor
    The Commonwealth Fund, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Pediatr 151:S11-6. 2007
    ....
  95. ncbi Understanding the relationship between market competition and students' ratings of the managed care content of their undergraduate medical education
    E G Campbell
    Institute for Health Policy, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Acad Med 76:51-9. 2001
    ..More research is needed to confirm graduating students' perceptions of the inadequacy of their instruction in CCAs related to managed care, particularly once they have gained experience treating patients in managed care environments...
  96. ncbi Repairing damaged care
    Barry S Levy
    Tufts University School of Medicine, Massachusetts, USA
    Mich Health Hosp 39:52-3. 2003
    ....
  97. ncbi Transforming the healthcare system: a focus on prevention
    William D Novelli
    AARP, USA
    Healthc Financ Manage 62:94-9. 2008
    ..But more needs to be done, and healthcare financial executives can help...
  98. doi Responding to the challenge: population health education for physicians
    Rika Maeshiro
    Acad Med 83:319-20. 2008
  99. ncbi An ounce of prevention
    Stephen B Hanauer
    Nat Clin Pract Nephrol 4:173. 2008
  100. ncbi Application of the social ecological model in folic acid public health initiatives
    Lisa A Quinn
    Gannon University, Villa Maria School of Nursing, 109 University Square, Erie, PA 16541 0001, USA
    J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 34:672-81. 2005
    ..This article analyzes the use of the social ecological model in folic acid public health initiatives and emphasizes assessing the outcomes of such initiatives...
  101. pmc Prophylactic interventions on children: balancing human rights with public health
    F M Hodges
    Department of History, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520 8324, USA
    J Med Ethics 28:10-6. 2002
    ..Applying these criteria, we consider the specific examples of prophylactic mastectomy, immunisations, cosmetic ear surgery, and circumcision...

Research Grants71

  1. Mechanism of action of omega-3 fatty acids in brain injury
    CHARLES NICHOLAS SERHAN; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..leading to new insights on how omega-3 fatty acids can be used as supplements that, in turn, may be used in preventive medicine. Also, the total organic chemical synthesis of these mediators will be the foundation for the development ..
  2. CARDIA Echocardiography Reading Center
    Joao A C Lima; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..This knowledge is needed for designing preventive medicine policies that address the growing epidemic of obesity and reduce the public health burden of CVD, and that ..
  3. CARDIA
    Sharina D Person; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This knowledge is needed for designing preventive medicine policies that address the growing epidemic of obesity and reduce the public health burden of CVD, and that ..
  4. CARDIA
    O Dale Williams; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..This knowledge is needed for designing preventive medicine policies that address the growing epidemic of obesity and reduce the public health burden of CVD, and that ..
  5. CARDIA ECHO RC
    Joao A C Lima; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..This knowledge is needed for designing preventive medicine policies that address the growing epidemic of obesity and reduce the public health burden of CVD, and that ..
  6. CARDIA ECHO RC CAN 9-8470189
    Joao Lima; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This knowledge is needed for designing preventive medicine policies that address the growing epidemic of obesity and reduce the public health burden of CVD, and that ..
  7. CARDIA ECHO RC
    Joao Lima; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This knowledge is needed for designing preventive medicine policies that address the growing epidemic of obesity and reduce the public health burden of CVD, and that ..
  8. Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) Study - CC
    James Shikany; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..This knowledge is needed for designing preventive medicine policies that address the growing epidemic of obesity and reduce the public health burden of CVD, and that ..
  9. Attenuation of androgen deprivation therapy-induced metabolic syndrome by diet
    Oleg Varlamov; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..of Nursing Research and to the mission of the National Cancer Institute to promote research related to preventive medicine and the management of side effects of conventional cancer treatment, as well as to develop complementary ..
  10. Economic Consequences of Advanced Testing for Subclinical Cardiovascular Disease
    Leslee J Shaw; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Challenge Area: 04-HL-104 - To perform secondary analyses of existing data to answer important clinical and preventive medicine research questions, specifically to determine the cost effectiveness of preventive interventions...
  11. Genome-wide and Linkage Study of Quantitative Emphysema Phenotypes
    Stephen S Rich; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..to Challenge Area 04-HL-104, "Perform secondary analyses of existing data to answer important clinical and preventive medicine research questions...
  12. Training in Environmental Health to Reduce Chronic Disease in Latin America
    Philip J Landrigan; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The goal of the Division of International Health of the Department of Community and Preventive Medicine at Mount Sinai School of Medicine is to train health professionals in Latin America to implement research ..
  13. Molecular Epidemiology of the Vaginal Microbiome
    Rebecca M Brotman; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..is an Assistant Professor with the Institute for Genome Sciences and the Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine at the University of Maryland School of Medicine...
  14. Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) Study - Field Center
    KIANG J LIU; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..These plans will accelerate the growth of knowledge needed for designing preventive medicine policies that address the growing epidemic of obesity and reduce the public health burden of CVD, and that ..
  15. Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) Study - Field Center
    KIANG J LIU; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..These plans will accelerate the growth of knowledge needed for designing preventive medicine policies that address the growing epidemic of obesity and reduce the public health burden of CVD, and that ..
  16. CARDIA
    KIANG J LIU; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..These plans will accelerate the growth of knowledge needed for designing preventive medicine policies that address the growing epidemic of obesity and reduce the public health burden of CVD, and that ..
  17. Reasons for Racial Disparities in Venous Thromboembolism
    NEIL ADRIAN ZAKAI; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Challenge Topic, 04-HL- 104: Perform secondary analyses of existing data to answer important clinical and preventive medicine research questions...
  18. CARDIA
    KIANG J LIU; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..These plans will accelerate the growth of knowledge needed for designing preventive medicine policies that address the growing epidemic of obesity and reduce the public health burden of CVD, and that ..
  19. CARDIA
    KIANG J LIU; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..These plans will accelerate the growth of knowledge needed for designing preventive medicine policies that address the growing epidemic of obesity and reduce the public health burden of CVD, and that ..
  20. CARDIA
    Stephen Sidney; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This knowledge is needed for designing preventive medicine policies that address the growing epidemic of obesity and reduce the public health burden of CVD, and that ..
  21. CARDIA
    Pamela J Schreiner; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This knowledge is needed for designing preventive medicine policies that address the growing epidemic of obesity and reduce the public health burden of CVD, and that ..
  22. Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) Study - Field Center
    Pamela Schreiner; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This knowledge is needed for designing preventive medicine policies that address the growing epidemic of obesity and reduce the public health burden of CVD, and that ..
  23. CARDIA
    Stephen Sidney; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..This knowledge is needed for designing preventive medicine policies that address the growing epidemic of obesity and reduce the public health burden of CVD, and that ..
  24. CARDIA
    Sharina Person; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This knowledge is needed for designing preventive medicine policies that address the growing epidemic of obesity and reduce the public health burden of CVD, and that ..
  25. CARDIA
    Pamela Schreiner; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..This knowledge is needed for designing preventive medicine policies that address the growing epidemic of obesity and reduce the public health burden of CVD, and that ..
  26. CARDIA
    Cora E Lewis; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..This knowledge is needed for designing preventive medicine policies that address the growing epidemic of obesity and reduce the public health burden of CVD, and that ..
  27. Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) Study - Field Center
    Pamela Schreiner; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..This knowledge is needed for designing preventive medicine policies that address the growing epidemic of obesity and reduce the public health burden of CVD, and that ..
  28. Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) Study - Field Center
    Stephen Sidney; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..This knowledge is needed for designing preventive medicine policies that address the growing epidemic of obesity and reduce the public health burden of CVD, and that ..
  29. CARDIA
    Pamela J Schreiner; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This knowledge is needed for designing preventive medicine policies that address the growing epidemic of obesity and reduce the public health burden of CVD, and that ..
  30. CARDIA
    Stephen Sidney; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This knowledge is needed for designing preventive medicine policies that address the growing epidemic of obesity and reduce the public health burden of CVD, and that ..
  31. CARDIA
    Cora E Lewis; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This knowledge is needed for designing preventive medicine policies that address the growing epidemic of obesity and reduce the public health burden of CVD, and that ..
  32. Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) - Field Center
    Cora E Lewis; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This knowledge is needed for designing preventive medicine policies that address the growing epidemic of obesity and reduce the public health burden of CVD, and that ..
  33. Risk prediction of atrial fibrillation: clinical, biological and genetic markers
    EMELIA J contact BENJAMIN; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Challenge Topic, 04-HL-104: Perform secondary analysis of existing data to answer important clinical and preventive medicine research questions...
  34. Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) - Field Center
    Cora E Lewis; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..This knowledge is needed for designing preventive medicine policies that address the growing epidemic of obesity and reduce the public health burden of CVD, and that ..
  35. CARDIA
    Cora E Lewis; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This knowledge is needed for designing preventive medicine policies that address the growing epidemic of obesity and reduce the public health burden of CVD, and that ..
  36. Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) Study - Field Center
    Stephen Sidney; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This knowledge is needed for designing preventive medicine policies that address the growing epidemic of obesity and reduce the public health burden of CVD, and that ..
  37. Benaroya Research Institute/UCDHSC Autoimmune Cooperative Study Group
    George S Eisenbarth; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Cooperative Study Group has been recruited from the Departments of Immunology, Pediatrics, Medicine, and Preventive Medicine/Epidemiology, and the Human Medical Genetics Program...
  38. Plan for Cardiovascular Research Training in Advanced Biostatistics, Aging, and H
    Dorairaj Prabhakaran; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The Department of Preventive Medicine at Northwestern has a long track record of research and pre- and post-doctoral research training in these 3 ..
  39. Multi-Ethnic Study of Autoimmunity and Cardiovascular Disease
    Darcy S Majka; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Aims will be accomplished by a team of investigators in the Division of Rheumatology and Department of Preventive Medicine at Northwestern University...
  40. Comparative effectiveness of noninvasive cardiac imaging
    Marcelo F Di Carli; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..broad Challenge area (04) Perform secondary analyses of existing data to answer important clinical and preventive medicine research questions, 04-HL-104...
  41. Better Understanding of the Neuroprotective Mechanisms of Korean Ginseng in Strok
    SYLVAIN DORE; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Ginseng has been reported to be neuroprotective and a potential preventive medicine, but the underlying cellular mechanisms are still unclear...
  42. Global Health Partnership at UCSD and SDSU
    Steffanie Strathdee; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..global health tracks within the UCSD/SDSU joint doctoral programs in public health, MPH program and preventive medicine residency program;3) To develop educational and outreach opportunities that will engage the next generation ..
  43. Salt appetite & vascular remodeling in fetal origin
    Zhice Xu; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Together, the focused and integrated approaches of this project will yield important information in preventive medicine, regarding the development of the RAS controlling that is critical for fluid volume and cardiovascular ..
  44. TRAINING PROGRAM IN DIABETES RESEARCH
    Georgeanna J Klingensmith; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..This application has the support of the Departments of Pediatrics, Medicine, Preventive Medicine and The Children's Hospital of Denver (TCH)...
  45. Weight-Related Measures and CVD in African American and White Adults
    June Stevens; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Challenge Topic, 04-HL-104: "Perform secondary analyses of existing data to answer important clinical and preventive medicine research questions...
  46. In-Utero Smoke, Vitamin C and Newborn Lung Function
    CYNTHIA T MCEVOY; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Sonia Buist, Professor of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, OHSU;Dr. Dawn Peters, biostatistician, OHSU;and Dr. Michael Wall, Chief, Division of Pediatric Pulmonology...
  47. Diabetes, Nutrition and Obesity Research Training Program
    Terry G Unterman; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..opportunities for focused mentored training in laboratory-based and clinical research, behavioral and preventive medicine, and community-based research related to diabetes and obesity...
  48. Analysis of five year follow-up data from the Weight Loss Maintenance Trial
    Victor J Stevens; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Challenge Topic 04-HL-104: Perform secondary analyses of existing data to answer important clinical and preventive medicine research questions...
  49. P30 - Center Core Grant for Vision Research
    Linda M Zangwill; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics and Biostatistics Research Center (BRC) in the Department of Family and Preventive Medicine (Dr...
  50. Epidemiologic Study of Risk Factors and Biomarkers of Atrial Fibrillation
    Alvaro Alonso; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Challenge Topic, 04- HL-104: Perform secondary analyses of existing data to answer important clinical and preventive medicine research questions. Atrial fibrillation (AF) is the most frequent cardiac arrhythmia in clinical practice...
  51. Suppression of Mutagenesis with Antioxidants
    WILFREDO HERNANDEZ; Fiscal Year: 2012
    b>Preventive medicine is the rational response to the rising medical costs. This response includes a renewed emphasis on antioxidant foods and supplements to lower risk from cancer, which is now the number one fatal disease...
  52. Oregon Multidisciplinary Training Program in Emergency Medicine Clinical Research
    Craig D Newgard; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Department of Medical Informatics &Clinical Epidemiology;the Department of Public Health &Preventive Medicine;and the Department of Biomedical Engineering...
  53. Using Novel Behavioral Approaches to Improve Long-Term Weight Loss Outcomes
    Jason Lillis; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The WCDRC is part of the Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine (CBPM) at The Miriam Hospital, which has an excellent research infrastructure to support trainee ..
  54. Using CBPR to Implement Smoking Cessation in an Urban American Indian Community
    Christine Makosky Daley; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..program, causing the center director to contact the University of Kansas Medical Center Department of Preventive Medicine. Since that time, the larger AI/AN community in Kansas and Missouri has been working collaboratively with ..
  55. Career Development in Women's Health (CDWH)
    Andrea Dunaif; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..based in seven departments in Feinberg School of Medicine (Medicine, Neurology, Obstetrics &Gynecology, Preventive Medicine, and Psychiatry &Behavioral Sciences) and Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences (Molecular Biosciences, ..
  56. Force spectroscopy platform for label free genome sequencing
    DMITRI VEZENOV; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..to obtain genetic information of individuals efficiently and rapidly is critical to the advancement of preventive medicine, as well as to introduction of new therapies and medical devices in all areas of clinical medicine...
  57. PATHOPHYSIOLOGY OF MYOCARDIAL DISEASE
    DAVID ALAN KASS; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..imaging and computational modeling, epidemiology, risk assessment, genome-wide association research, preventive medicine strategies, clinical/translational studies in electrophysiology, coronary disease, and heart failure, and ..
  58. Occupational Safety and Health Training Project Grant
    Carrie A Redlich; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..program leading to board eligibility for certification in Occupational Medicine by the American Board of Preventive Medicine as well as a Masters of Public Health (MPH) Degree...
  59. Short Term Research Training for Medical Students
    SOLOMON SIDNEY SOLOMON; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Diseases, (6) Infectious Disease and Immunology, (7) Cancer, (8) Neurosciences, (9) Visual System, and (10) Preventive Medicine. Seventy-two faculty members, holding over $32.5 million in annual grant awards and $33...
  60. Prenatal air pollution, DNA methylation and early signs of atherosclerosis
    CARRIE VAN DOREN BRETON; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..2007 from the Harvard School of Public Health and is currently an Assistant Professor in the Department of Preventive Medicine at the University of Southern California where she is part of a highly interactive environmental health ..
  61. The Women's Health Study: Addition of New Data to Maximize its Research Impact
    Julie E Buring; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Challenge Topic 04-HL-104: Perform secondary analyses of existing data to answer important clinical and preventive medicine research questions...
  62. Improving breastfeeding outcomes by interventions targeted toward at-risk infants
    VALERIE JANE FLAHERMAN; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..As a specialist both in pediatrics and in preventive medicine. Dr...
  63. CONTACT LENSES AND MYOPIA (CLAMP) STUDY
    JEFFREY WALLINE; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..examinations and his doctoral thesis, which will focus on his coursework in Physiological Optics and Preventive Medicine. Dr...
  64. Cerebrovascular Mechanism of Grape Polyphenols-Alcohol
    SYLVAIN DORE; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Polyphenols and moderate wine consumption have been suggested as preventive medicine, but the cellular mechanisms are unclear...
  65. Potential Neuroprotective Mechanism of Korean Ginseng use in Global Ischemia
    SYLVAIN DORE; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Ginseng has been reported to be neuroprotective and a potential preventive medicine, but the underlying cellular mechanisms are still unclear...
  66. BOTANICAS IN ETHNIC HEALTHCARE
    Michael Jones; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Because 38% of Latinos and 22% of African Americans lack health insurance, they have limited access to preventive medicine and often delay professional treatment. Botanicas have burgeoned as an alternative health resource...
  67. Novel Technologies to Identify Preclinical Coronary Disease in High Risk Families
    Lewis C Becker; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The goal of this proposed challenge grant study is to advance personalized preventive medicine using a comparative effectiveness research model...
  68. A Telephone-Based Cancer Education & Prevention Intervention for Teens
    KENNETH TERCYAK; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..professional recommendations to address cancer and chronic disease prevention strategies with teens during preventive medicine and gynecology visits...
  69. IMPACT OF PHYSICAL FITNESS AND EXERCISE ON HEALTH
    Steven Blair; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..study sample consists of 10,809 women and 36,764 men who have been or will be examined at least once at a preventive medicine clinic during the interval from 1970 to 1998...
  70. HEALTH STATUS AND FAMILY SUPPORT OF THE ELDERLY
    ROBERT SCHOENI; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Robert B. Wallace is Head of the Department of Preventive Medicine and will, therefore, provide a clinical perspective to the research. Moreover, Dr...
  71. MEDICAL IGNORANCE (QQQ) COLLABORATORY K12 CURRICULUM
    Marlys Witte; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Research Center), bone and joint diseases (Arthritis Center), neurosciences, respiratory diseases, and preventive medicine (new College of Public Health)...