education

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Summary: Acquisition of knowledge as a result of instruction in a formal course of study.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Child mortality in India: the community-level effect of education
    Øystein Kravdal
    Department of Economics, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Popul Stud (Camb) 58:177-92. 2004
  2. ncbi Redesigned immunization card and center-based education to reduce childhood immunization dropouts in urban Pakistan: a randomized controlled trial
    Hussain R Usman
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Department of Community Health Sciences, The Aga Khan University, P O Box 3500, Stadium Road, Karachi 74800, Pakistan
    Vaccine 27:467-72. 2009
  3. ncbi Does education mediate the relationship between IQ and age of first birth? A behavioural genetic analysis
    Michelle Neiss
    Division of Family Studies and Human Development, University of Arizona, Tucson 85721, USA
    J Biosoc Sci 34:259-75. 2002
  4. ncbi Sex differences in intelligence. Implications for education
    D F Halpern
    Department of Psychology, California State University, San Bernardino 92407, USA
    Am Psychol 52:1091-102. 1997
  5. pmc The importance of education to increase the use of bed nets in villages outside of Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Julie K Ndjinga
    Kinoise Clinic, AV de La Justice N 36, Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Malar J 9:279. 2010
  6. pmc Social protection to support vulnerable children and families: the potential of cash transfers to protect education, health and nutrition
    M Adato
    International Food Policy Research Institute and Regional Network on AIDS, Food Security, and Livelihoods, 2033 K St NW, Washington, DC 20006, USA
    AIDS Care 21:60-75. 2009
  7. ncbi Neuroanatomical correlates of aging, cardiopulmonary fitness level, and education
    Brian A Gordon
    Department of Psychology, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Champaign, IL 61820, USA
    Psychophysiology 45:825-38. 2008
  8. ncbi Maternal education and child health: is there a strong causal relationship?
    S Desai
    Center on Population, Gender and Social Inequality, University of Maryland at College Park 20742 1315
    Demography 35:71-81. 1998
  9. pmc Open hearts build lives: positive emotions, induced through loving-kindness meditation, build consequential personal resources
    Barbara L Fredrickson
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 95:1045-62. 2008
  10. pmc Education attenuates the association between dietary patterns and cognition
    Tasnime N Akbaraly
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 27:147-54. 2009

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  1. ncbi Child mortality in India: the community-level effect of education
    Øystein Kravdal
    Department of Economics, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Popul Stud (Camb) 58:177-92. 2004
    When assessing the health benefits of increased education in less developed countries, many researchers have been concerned about the omission of important determinants of an individual's education from the models...
  2. ncbi Redesigned immunization card and center-based education to reduce childhood immunization dropouts in urban Pakistan: a randomized controlled trial
    Hussain R Usman
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Department of Community Health Sciences, The Aga Khan University, P O Box 3500, Stadium Road, Karachi 74800, Pakistan
    Vaccine 27:467-72. 2009
    ..We assessed the effect of a redesigned immunization card and center-based education to mothers on DPT3 completion...
  3. ncbi Does education mediate the relationship between IQ and age of first birth? A behavioural genetic analysis
    Michelle Neiss
    Division of Family Studies and Human Development, University of Arizona, Tucson 85721, USA
    J Biosoc Sci 34:259-75. 2002
    This study presents a multivariate behavioural genetic analysis of the relationship between education, intelligence and age of first birth...
  4. ncbi Sex differences in intelligence. Implications for education
    D F Halpern
    Department of Psychology, California State University, San Bernardino 92407, USA
    Am Psychol 52:1091-102. 1997
    ..Societal implications and applications to teaching and learning are suggested...
  5. pmc The importance of education to increase the use of bed nets in villages outside of Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Julie K Ndjinga
    Kinoise Clinic, AV de La Justice N 36, Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Malar J 9:279. 2010
    ..However, the success of this bed net campaign depends on sufficient bed net use in all age groups. This study was designed to examine the factors affecting bed net use in villages outside of Kinshasa...
  6. pmc Social protection to support vulnerable children and families: the potential of cash transfers to protect education, health and nutrition
    M Adato
    International Food Policy Research Institute and Regional Network on AIDS, Food Security, and Livelihoods, 2033 K St NW, Washington, DC 20006, USA
    AIDS Care 21:60-75. 2009
    ..Cash transfers worldwide have demonstrated large impacts on the education, health and nutrition of children...
  7. ncbi Neuroanatomical correlates of aging, cardiopulmonary fitness level, and education
    Brian A Gordon
    Department of Psychology, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Champaign, IL 61820, USA
    Psychophysiology 45:825-38. 2008
    Fitness and education may protect against cognitive impairments in aging. They may also counteract age-related structural changes within the brain...
  8. ncbi Maternal education and child health: is there a strong causal relationship?
    S Desai
    Center on Population, Gender and Social Inequality, University of Maryland at College Park 20742 1315
    Demography 35:71-81. 1998
    ..the first round of Demographic and Health Surveys for 22 developing countries, we examine the effect of maternal education on three markers of child health: infant mortality, children's height-for-age, and immunization status...
  9. pmc Open hearts build lives: positive emotions, induced through loving-kindness meditation, build consequential personal resources
    Barbara L Fredrickson
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 95:1045-62. 2008
    ....
  10. pmc Education attenuates the association between dietary patterns and cognition
    Tasnime N Akbaraly
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 27:147-54. 2009
    ..As individual food items are not consumed in isolation, we examined the association between dietary patterns and cognitive function, with special attention to the role of education in this association.
  11. pmc The developing social brain: implications for education
    Sarah Jayne Blakemore
    Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, University College London, 17 Queen Square, London WC1N 3AR, UK
    Neuron 65:744-7. 2010
    ..Finally, I will attempt to draw out potential implications of this new research for education policy and for human wellbeing.
  12. ncbi Influencing brain networks: implications for education
    Michael I Posner
    Department of Psychology, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403 1227, USA
    Trends Cogn Sci 9:99-103. 2005
    In our view, a central issue in relating brain development to education is whether classroom interventions can alter neural networks related to cognition in ways that generalize beyond the specific domain of instruction...
  13. pmc Effect of training on the use of long-lasting insecticide-treated bed nets on the burden of malaria among vulnerable groups, south-west Ethiopia: baseline results of a cluster randomized trial
    Amare Deribew
    Department of Epidemiology, Jimma University, Jimma, Ethiopia
    Malar J 9:121. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to present the design and baseline results of a cluster randomized trial on the effect of training of household heads on the use of LLITN...
  14. pmc The influence of childhood IQ and education on social mobility in the Newcastle Thousand Families birth cohort
    Lynne F Forrest
    Institute of Health and Society, Newcastle University, Sir James Spence Institute, Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 4LP, UK
    BMC Public Health 11:895. 2011
    ..This study examined the association of such factors with intra-generational and inter-generational social mobility within the Newcastle Thousand Families 1947 birth cohort...
  15. ncbi Simulated interprofessional education: an analysis of teaching and learning processes
    Mary van Soeren
    Canadian Health Care Innovations, Guelph, Ontario, Canada
    J Interprof Care 25:434-40. 2011
    Simulated learning activities are increasingly being used in health professions and interprofessional education (IPE). Specifically, IPE programs are frequently adopting role-play simulations as a key learning approach...
  16. ncbi Visitor interest in zoo animals and the implications for collection planning and zoo education programmes
    Andrew Moss
    Discovery and Learning Division, North of England Zoological Society, Chester Zoo, Chester, United Kingdom
    Zoo Biol 29:715-31. 2010
    As zoos have sought to further their conservation missions, they have become powerful providers of environmental education. Outside of "formal" education initiatives, such as those designed for school and other organized groups, or ..
  17. ncbi Self-administered behavioral family intervention for parents of toddlers: Part I. Efficacy
    Alina Morawska
    Parenting and Family Support Centre, School of Psychology, University of Queensland, St Lucia, QLD, Australia
    J Consult Clin Psychol 74:10-9. 2006
    ..The intervention effects were maintained at 6-month follow-up. The implications of the findings for the population-level delivery of behavioral family interventions are discussed...
  18. pmc Interactive seminars or small group tutorials in preclinical medical education: results of a randomized controlled trial
    Zuzana de Jong
    Department of Rheumatology, Leiden University Medical Center, The Netherlands
    BMC Med Educ 10:79. 2010
    ..This study examines the educational effectiveness of small group tutorials and interactive seminars and students' preferences for and satisfaction with these formats...
  19. ncbi Dyslexia: a new synergy between education and cognitive neuroscience
    John D E Gabrieli
    Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences and Harvard Massachusetts Institute of Technology MIT Division of Health Sciences and Technology and McGovern Institute for Brain Research, MIT, 43 Vassar Street, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
    Science 325:280-3. 2009
    ..A combination of evidence-based teaching practices and cognitive neuroscience measures could prevent dyslexia from occurring in the majority of children who would otherwise develop dyslexia...
  20. ncbi Effect of age and education on the Trail Making Test and determination of normative data for Japanese elderly people: the Tajiri Project
    Ryusaku Hashimoto
    Department of Behavioral Neurology, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 60:422-8. 2006
    ..for Japanese subjects; therefore, the purpose of the present paper was to investigate the effect of age and education on the TMT in 155 healthy elderly adults with clinical dementia rating 0 (healthy)...
  21. ncbi Education, other socioeconomic indicators, and cognitive function
    Sunmin Lee
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 157:712-20. 2003
    The authors investigated the relation of educational attainment, husband's education, household income, and childhood socioeconomic status to cognitive function and decline among community-dwelling women aged 70-79 years...
  22. ncbi Education techniques for lifelong learning: principles of adult learning
    Jannette Collins
    Department of Radiology, University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, E3 311 Clinical Science Center, 600 Highland Ave, Madison, WI 53792 3252, USA
    Radiographics 24:1483-9. 2004
    The adult education literature supports the idea that teaching adults should be approached in a different way than teaching children and adolescents (preadults). Many aspects of effective teaching apply to all age groups...
  23. ncbi Public education - a progress report
    Mark Woodhead
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9WL, UK
    J Antimicrob Chemother 60:i53-5. 2007
    For inappropriate antibiotic prescribing to be reduced, education of the public in addition to the medical profession is essential, so that antibiotics are not the expected outcome of every medical consultation...
  24. ncbi Modeling the information preferences of parents of children with mental health problems: a discrete choice conjoint experiment
    Charles E Cunningham
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Neurosciences, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 36:1123-38. 2008
    ..Simulations predicted that maximizing utilization and realizing the potential benefits of CMH information would require knowledge transfer strategies consistent with each segment's preferences...
  25. ncbi Education and the course of cognitive decline in Alzheimer disease
    R S Wilson
    Rush Alzheimer s Disease Center, Rush University Medical Center, 600 South Paulina, Suite 1038, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Neurology 63:1198-202. 2004
    To test the hypothesis that higher level of education is related to more rapid cognitive decline in Alzheimer disease (AD).
  26. ncbi The prevalence of atopic dermatitis in children is influenced by their parents' education: results of two cross-sectional studies conducted in Upper Austria
    Andrea S Weber
    Department of Epidemiology, Centre of Public Health, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 21:1028-35. 2010
    ..school children and examined the association between the prevalence of AD in children and their parents' education at two points in time...
  27. ncbi Daily primary school physical education: effects on physical activity during adult life
    F Trudeau
    Universite du Quebec a Trois Rivieres, Canada
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 31:111-7. 1999
    The purpose of this investigation was to study the influence of a daily primary school physical education program on physical activity (PA) level, attitudes toward physical activity, and perceptions of barriers to physical activity ..
  28. ncbi Education, occupation, and prevalence of dementia: findings from the Conselice study
    Giovanni Ravaglia
    Department of Internal Medicine, Cardioangiology, and Hepatology, University Hospital S Orsola Malpighi, Bologna, Italy
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 14:90-100. 2002
    ..The associations of dementia with two modifiable risk factors, education and occupation, were also evaluated. Overall dementia prevalence was 5.9% (95% confidence interval 4.3-7...
  29. ncbi Normative data for the Animal, Profession and Letter M Naming verbal fluency tests for Dutch speaking participants and the effects of age, education, and sex
    Wim Van der Elst
    Maastricht Brain and Behavior Institute, European Graduate School of Neuroscience EURON, Department of Psychiatry and Neuropsychology, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 12:80-9. 2006
    ..Regression-based normative data were prepared for the 3 VFTs, and the advantages of using a regression-based normative approach instead of a traditional normative approach are discussed...
  30. ncbi Where the education system and women's bodies collide: The social and health impact of girls' experiences of menstruation and schooling in Tanzania
    Marni Sommer
    Department of Sociomedical Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Adolesc 33:521-9. 2010
    The global development community has focused in recent decades on closing the gender gap in education, but has given insufficient attention to the specific needs of pre- and post-pubescent girls as they transition to young womanhood ..
  31. ncbi Controlled clinical trial of interpersonal psychotherapy versus parenting education program for depressed pregnant women
    Margaret G Spinelli
    New York State Psychiatric Institute, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, 10032, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 160:555-62. 2003
    ..APA has identified treatment of depression during pregnancy as a priority for clinical guidelines...
  32. ncbi The impact of income, education and health on lifestyle in a large urban population of Poland (Cindi programme)
    Włodzimierz Stelmach
    Regional Health Authority, Lodz, Poland
    Int J Occup Med Environ Health 17:393-401. 2004
    The objective of our study was to examine the impact of income, education chronic diseases and self-rated health on health behavior (smoking, alcohol consumption, physical activity, diet) in a large urban population of Poland.
  33. ncbi AMEE Education Guide no. 29: evaluating educational programmes
    John Goldie
    Department of General Practice and PrimaryCare, Community Based Sciences, University of Glasgow, UK
    Med Teach 28:210-24. 2006
    ....
  34. ncbi Mother's education and child health: is there a nurturing effect?
    Yuyu Chen
    Guanghua School of Management and IEPR, Peking University, Beijing 100871, China
    J Health Econ 28:413-26. 2009
    In this paper, we examine the effect of maternal education on the health of young children by using a large sample of adopted children from China...
  35. pmc Experience with using second life for medical education in a family and community medicine education unit
    Elena Melús-Palazón
    Family and Community Medicine Education Unit, Aragonese Health Service, Zaragoza I Zone, Eugenio Lucas 31 33, 50018, Zaragoza, Spain
    BMC Med Educ 12:30. 2012
    The application of new technologies to the education of health professionals is both a challenge and a necessity. Virtual worlds are increasingly being explored as a support for education.
  36. ncbi Mixed reality in education, entertainment, and training
    Charles E Hughes
    University of Central Florida, USA
    IEEE Comput Graph Appl 25:24-30. 2005
  37. ncbi The Community Parent Education Program (COPE): treatment effects in a clinical and a community-based sample
    Lisa B Thorell
    Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Clin Child Psychol Psychiatry 14:373-87. 2009
    ..present study is the first European evaluation of the Canadian parent training programme called Community Parent Education Program (COPE)...
  38. pmc Education and reported onset of symptoms among individuals with Alzheimer disease
    Catherine M Roe
    Division of Biostatistics, Alzheimer s Disease Research Center, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63108, USA
    Arch Neurol 65:108-11. 2008
    To examine whether reported age at onset of dementia symptoms among participants with Alzheimer disease (AD) is later for those with fewer years of education and, if so, to see if education is attributed to delayed detection of symptoms.
  39. ncbi Factors that influence cancer patients' and relatives' anxiety following a three-person medical consultation: impact of a communication skills training program for physicians
    Aurore Lienard
    Unité de Recherche en Psychosomatique et Psycho oncologie, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Bruxelles, Belgium
    Psychooncology 17:488-96. 2008
    ....
  40. ncbi Education, occupation, and dementia: the Bavarian school sisters study
    Horst Bickel
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munchen, Germany
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 27:548-56. 2009
    ....
  41. ncbi Supporting formal education to improve quality of health care provided by mothers of children with malaria in rural western Kenya
    Rose Kakai
    Maseno University, School of Public Health and Community Development, P O Box 333 40105 Maseno, Kenya
    J Infect Dev Ctries 3:548-53. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the effect of education, occupation, and family income on the choice of health care options for malaria.
  42. ncbi Impact of worker education on respiratory symptoms and sensitization in bakeries
    D Fishwick
    Health and Safety Laboratory, Buxton, UK
    Occup Med (Lond) 61:321-7. 2011
    ..Flour exposure is known to cause significant respiratory problems...
  43. pmc Added value measures in education show genetic as well as environmental influence
    Claire M A Haworth
    Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Centre, King s College London, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 6:e16006. 2011
    ..The pervasiveness of genetic influence in how and how much children learn is compatible with an active view of learning in which children create their own educational experiences in part on the basis of their genetic propensities...
  44. ncbi Treating oppositional defiant disorder in primary care: a comparison of three models
    John V Lavigne
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry 10, Children s Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL 60614, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 33:449-61. 2008
    ..To determine if a nurse-led or psychologist-led parent-training program was more successful than a minimal intervention in treating early childhood Oppositional Defiant Disorder (ODD) in pediatric primary care...
  45. pmc Non-pharmacological treatment of hypertension in primary health care: a comparative clinical trial of two education strategies in health and nutrition
    Amanda G Ribeiro
    Departamento de Nutrição e Saúde, Universidade Federal de Vicosa, Av Peter Henry Rolfs, s n Campus Universitario, Viçosa MG Brazil
    BMC Public Health 11:637. 2011
    ..This study was conducted to compare two intervention strategies regarding the adherence of adult women to dietary changes recommended for the treatment of hypertension in a community covered by Primary Health Care Unit...
  46. pmc Applying instructional design theories to bioinformatics education in microarray analysis and primer design workshops
    Aviv Shachak
    Department of Information Science, Bar Ilan University, Ramat Gan 52900, Israel
    Cell Biol Educ 4:199-206. 2005
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  47. ncbi Integrating research and education at research-extensive universities with research-intensive communities
    Ketaki V Desai
    Michael E DeBakey Institute, Texas A and M University, College Station, Texas 77843 4466, USA
    Adv Physiol Educ 32:136-41. 2008
    ....
  48. ncbi Quality of life in patients suffering from seborrheic dermatitis: influence of age, gender and education level
    Jacek C Szepietowski
    Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Allergology, Mycologic Section of Polish Dermatological Society, Wroclaw Medical University, Wroclaw, Poland
    Mycoses 52:357-63. 2009
    ..All participants were divided into subgroups according to gender, age and education level...
  49. pmc Sanitary pad interventions for girls' education in Ghana: a pilot study
    Paul Montgomery
    Centre for Evidence Based Intervention, University of Oxford, Oxford, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 7:e48274. 2012
    Increased education of girls in developing contexts is associated with a number of important positive health, social, and economic outcomes for a community...
  50. ncbi Social class disparities in health and education: reducing inequality by applying a sociocultural self model of behavior
    Nicole M Stephens
    Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University, 2001 Sheridan Road, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
    Psychol Rev 119:723-44. 2012
    The literature on social class disparities in health and education contains 2 underlying, yet often opposed, models of behavior: the individual model and the structural model...
  51. ncbi A survey of the current utilization of asynchronous education among emergency medicine residents in the United States
    Mike Mallin
    Dr Mallin is assistant professor, Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Surgery, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah Dr Schlein is a resident, Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Surgery, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah Dr Doctor is a resident, Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Surgery, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah Dr Stroud is assistant professor, Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Surgery, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah Dr Dawson is assistant professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky Dr Fix is assistant professor, Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Surgery, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah
    Acad Med 89:598-601. 2014
    Medical education is transitioning from traditional learning methods. Resident interest in easily accessible education materials is forcing educators to reevaluate teaching methodology.
  52. ncbi Training and dissemination of cognitive behavior therapy for depression in adults: a preliminary examination of therapist competence and client outcomes
    Anne D Simons
    Department of Psychology, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403 1227, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 78:751-6. 2010
    ..In this study, the authors examined the feasibility and effectiveness of training community therapists to deliver cognitive behavior therapy (CBT) for depression...
  53. ncbi Health, education and time preference
    Marjon van der Pol
    University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK
    Health Econ 20:917-29. 2011
    b>Education has been shown to be the most important correlate of health. However, the mechanism through which education influences health has been largely unexplained. Grossman argued that education improves health production efficiency...
  54. ncbi The DeStress for Success Program: effects of a stress education program on cortisol levels and depressive symptomatology in adolescents making the transition to high school
    S J Lupien
    Centre for Studies on Human Stress, Research Center of the Mental Health Institute, Louis H Lafontaine Hospital, Canada
    Neuroscience 249:74-87. 2013
    ..In the present study, we evaluated whether a school-based education program developed according to the current state of knowledge on stress in psychoneuroendocrinology decreases ..
  55. pmc Is it possible to improve residents breaking bad news skills? A randomised study assessing the efficacy of a communication skills training program
    A Lienard
    Clinique de Psycho Oncologie et des Soins Supportifs, Institut Jules Bordet, Brussels, Belgium
    Br J Cancer 103:171-7. 2010
    ..This study aims to assess the efficacy of a 40-h training programme designed to teach residents the communication skills needed to break the bad news...
  56. ncbi Social disparities in tobacco use in India: the roles of occupation, education and gender
    B Prabhakar
    Healis Sekhsaria Institute for Public Health, Navi Mumbai, India
    Indian J Cancer 49:401-9. 2012
    Identifying social disparities in patterns of tobacco use with regard to education, occupation, and gender characteristics can provide valuable insights into the tobacco use patterns of the population.
  57. pmc Transfer of communication skills to the workplace during clinical rounds: impact of a program for residents
    Aurore Lienard
    Institut Jules Bordet, Brussels, Belgium
    PLoS ONE 5:e12426. 2010
    ..This study aims to assess the efficacy of a 40-hour training program designed to improve patients' satisfaction and residents' communication skills during their daily clinical rounds...
  58. ncbi Tenure metrics: bibliometric education and services for academic faculty
    Dean Hendrix
    University of Buffalo, New York 14214, USA
    Med Ref Serv Q 29:183-9. 2010
    ..This column highlights the implementation, assessment, and challenges of UB HSL's "Tenure Metrics" program...
  59. ncbi Technology and informal education: what is taught, what is learned
    Patricia M Greenfield
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Science 323:69-71. 2009
    ..Formal education must adapt to these changes, taking advantage of new strengths in visual-spatial intelligence and compensating ..
  60. ncbi A new model for collaborative continuing professional development
    Dianne Delva
    Queen s University, Faculty of Health Sciences Continuing Professional Development, KFL and A Community Care Access Centre, KFL and A Public Health, Canada
    J Interprof Care 22:91-100. 2008
    ..Evaluations suggest that the case scenario and consultation approach successfully focused participants to address relevant local issues to improve collaboration among community providers...
  61. ncbi E-learning in surgical education and training
    Mike Larvin
    Academic Division of Surgery, School of Graduate Entry Medicine and Health, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    ANZ J Surg 79:133-7. 2009
    ..E-learning has become a fixed feature within Higher and Professional Education and has been prioritized by Universities around the world, as well as all six Surgical Royal Colleges...
  62. ncbi The economic impact of HIV/AIDS on the education sector in Zambia
    Nicholas C Grassly
    Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology and the Partnership for Child Development, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College London, UK
    AIDS 17:1039-44. 2003
    To estimate and project the economic impact of HIV/AIDS on the supply of education in Zambia.
  63. ncbi [Age- and education-specific reference values for the cognitive test of the SIDAM (Structured interview for the diagnosis of dementia of the Alzheimer type, multi-infarct dementia and dementias of other etiology according to ICD-10 and DSM-IV)]
    A Busse
    Klinik und Poliklinik fur Psychiatrie, Universitat Leipzig, Johannisallee 20, 04317 Leipzig, Germany
    Z Gerontol Geriatr 35:565-74. 2002
    ..At present there is no age- or education-specific standardization...
  64. pmc Age 26 cost-benefit analysis of the child-parent center early education program
    Arthur J Reynolds
    Institute of Child Development, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Child Dev 82:379-404. 2011
    ..Males, 1-year preschool participants, and children from higher risk families derived greater benefits. Findings provide strong evidence that sustained programs can contribute to well-being for individuals and society...
  65. ncbi Effects of parenting education with expectant and new parents: a meta-analysis
    Martin Pinquart
    Department of Educational and Developmental Psychology, Philipps University of Marburg, Marburg, Germany
    J Fam Psychol 24:316-27. 2010
    ..In addition, we found that older studies reported greater effect sizes. We conclude that parenting-focused interventions are effective and should be made accessible to more expectant and new parents...
  66. pmc The continuing benefits of education: adult education and midlife cognitive ability in the British 1946 birth cohort
    Stephani L Hatch
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 62:S404-14. 2007
    Evidence shows education positively impacts cognitive ability. However, researchers have given little attention to the potential impact of adult education on cognitive ability, still malleable in midlife...
  67. ncbi Demography, Education, and Democracy: global trends and the case of Iran
    Wolfgang Lutz
    Leader of the World Population Program at the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis IIASA, Laxenburg, Austria Director of the Vienna Institute of Demography VID of the Austrian Academy of Sciences Professor of Social and Economic Statistics at the WU Vienna University of Economics and Business and Professorial Research Fellow at Oxford University
    Popul Dev Rev 36:253-81. 2010
    ..growth, the greater age detail of this new dataset resolves earlier ambiguities about the effect of improving education as assessed using a global set of national time series...
  68. ncbi Effects of a two-school-year multifactorial back education program in elementary schoolchildren
    Elisabeth Geldhof
    Department of Movement and Sports Sciences, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 31:1965-73. 2006
    ..A quasi-experimental pre/post design...
  69. ncbi A randomized controlled trial of breastfeeding support and education for adolescent mothers
    Karen A Wambach
    University of Kansas School of Nursing, Kansas City, KS 66160, USA
    West J Nurs Res 33:486-505. 2011
    ..trial drawing on the theory of planned behavior and developmental theory was conducted to determine if an education and counseling intervention provided by a lactation consultant-peer counselor team increased breastfeeding ..
  70. ncbi Evaluation of a peer led parenting intervention for disruptive behaviour problems in children: community based randomised controlled trial
    Crispin Day
    Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services Research Unit, Department of Psychology, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London SE5 8AF, UK
    BMJ 344:e1107. 2012
    ..To evaluate the effectiveness of a peer led parenting intervention delivered to socially disadvantaged families...
  71. ncbi Effects of voice training and voice hygiene education on acoustic and perceptual speech parameters and self-reported vocal well-being in female teachers
    Irma Ilomaki
    Department of Speech Communication and Voice Research, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    Logoped Phoniatr Vocol 33:83-92. 2008
    Voice education programs may help in optimizing teachers' voice use. This study compared effects of voice training (VT) and voice hygiene lecture (VHL) in 60 randomly assigned female teachers...
  72. ncbi Education modulates cortisol reactivity to the Trier Social Stress Test in middle-aged adults
    Alexandra J Fiocco
    Centre for Studies on Human Stress, Douglas Hospital Research Centre, Verdun, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H4H 1R3
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 32:1158-63. 2007
    The present study assessed the modulating effect of education level on cortisol reactivity to the Trier Social Stress Test (TSST) in a sample of 101 middle-aged adults (22 males, 79 females) between the ages of 50 and 65...
  73. ncbi Cognition, functional status, education, and the diagnosis of dementia and mild cognitive impairment in Spanish-speaking elderly
    Silvia Mejia
    Doctoral Program in Psychology, Faculty of Psychology, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico
    Appl Neuropsychol 11:196-203. 2004
    ..Influence of education on sensitivity and specificity values varied along the tests...
  74. ncbi Education, employment, insurance, and marital status among 694 survivors of pediatric lower extremity bone tumors: a report from the childhood cancer survivor study
    Rajaram Nagarajan
    Division of Pediatric Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    Cancer 97:2554-64. 2003
    ..The authors described psychosocial outcomes (education, employment, health insurance, and marriage) for survivors of pediatric lower extremity bone tumors.
  75. ncbi Consumer-led demand side financing in health and education and its relevance for low and middle income countries
    Tim Ensor
    Oxford Policy Management, 6 St Aldates Courtyard, 38 St Aldates, Oxford OXI IBN, UK
    Int J Health Plann Manage 19:267-85. 2004
    There is increasing awareness that supply subsidies for health and education services often fail to benefit those that are most vulnerable in a community...
  76. ncbi Evolution and medicine in undergraduate education: a prescription for all biology students
    Michael F Antolin
    Department of Biology, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado 80523, USA
    Evolution 66:1991-2006. 2012
    ..Our goal is to aid in building the scientific foundation in evolutionary biology for all students, and to encourage evolutionary biologists to join in the integration of evolution and medicine...
  77. pmc HIV treatment produces economic returns through increased work and education, and warrants continued US support
    Harsha Thirumurthy
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 31:1470-7. 2012
    ..A modest case can also be made in favor of having private companies in HIV-affected countries provide antiretroviral therapy to their employees and dependents, thus sharing some of the burden of funding HIV treatment...
  78. ncbi The relationship between the reading and signing skills of deaf children in bilingual education programs
    Daan Hermans
    Pontem, Wijchenseweg 122, 6538 SX Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Deaf Stud Deaf Educ 13:518-30. 2008
    ..task in Sign Language of the Netherlands and in written Dutch to a group of 87 deaf children from bilingual education programs...
  79. pmc Introducing an online community into a clinical education setting: a pilot study of student and staff engagement and outcomes using blended learning
    Kathleen Gray
    Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Med Educ 10:6. 2010
    ..growing reasons to use both information and communication functions of learning technologies as part of clinical education, but the literature offers few accounts of such implementations or evaluations of their impact...
  80. ncbi Developing a diabetes prevention education programme for community health-care workers in Thailand: formative findings
    Kitti Sranacharoenpong
    Institute of Nutrition, Mahidol University, Nakhon Pathom, Thailand
    Prim Health Care Res Dev 12:357-69. 2011
    The aim of this study was to investigate barriers to and supports for implementing a diabetes prevention education programme for community health-care workers (CHCWs) in Chiang Mai province, Thailand...
  81. ncbi Promoting early literacy in pediatric practice: twenty years of reach out and read
    Barry Zuckerman
    Department of Pediatrics, Boston University School of Medicineand Boston Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Pediatrics 124:1660-5. 2009
    ..ROR also has become a model for a different way of thinking about parent education during primary care encounters, based less on telling and more on creating real-time learning experiences...
  82. ncbi More evidence for reach out and read: a home-based study
    Carol Cohen Weitzman
    Department of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8064, USA
    Pediatrics 113:1248-53. 2004
    ....
  83. pmc Academic specialist education in headache medicine. Next move for the headache community
    Paolo Martelletti
    J Headache Pain 6:103-4. 2005
  84. ncbi Culture and education: new frontiers in brain plasticity
    Daniel Ansari
    Numerical Cognition Laboratory, Department of Psychology, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario N6A 3K7, Canada
    Trends Cogn Sci 16:93-5. 2012
    ..Moreover, brain imaging has revealed how education changes the brain...
  85. ncbi Otolaryngology in undergraduate medical education
    Adrienne Wong
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of Western Ontario, London, ON, Canada
    J Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 38:38-48. 2009
    Otolaryngologic problems are common in primary care but are underrepresented in undergraduate medical education (UME)...
  86. ncbi Improving adherence to dementia guidelines through education and opinion leaders. A randomized, controlled trial
    D R Gifford
    Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Ann Intern Med 131:237-46. 1999
    ..Educational methods that encourage physicians to adopt practice guidelines are needed...
  87. pmc Paradoxical risk perception and behaviours related to Avian Flu outbreak and education campaign, Laos
    Hubert Barennes
    Institut Francophone pour la Médecine Tropicale, Vientiane, Lao PDR
    BMC Infect Dis 10:294. 2010
    ..Few studies have addressed the impact of outbreaks and education campaigns on a smallholder producer system...
  88. ncbi Cognitive tutor: applied research in mathematics education
    Steven Ritter
    Carnegie Learning, Inc, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15219, USA
    Psychon Bull Rev 14:249-55. 2007
    ..The current widespread use of the software is allowing us to test hypotheses across large numbers of students. We believe that this will lead to new approaches both to understanding mathematical cognition and to improving instruction...
  89. ncbi Mini mental state examination and the Addenbrooke's cognitive examination: effect of education and norms for a multicultural population
    P S Mathuranath
    Cognition and Behavioral Neurology Center, Department of Neurology, Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology SCTIMST, Trivandrum, Kerala, India
    Neurol India 55:106-10. 2007
    ..To derive population norms on the Malayalam adaptation of Addenbrooke's Cognitive Examination (M-ACE) and the inclusive Malayalam mini mental state examination (M-MMSE)...
  90. ncbi The education and employment status of patients with inflammatory bowel diseases
    Sheetal R Marri
    Department of Medicine, University of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 11:171-7. 2005
    ..This review describes the effects that IBD has on the continuum of education and employment...
  91. ncbi Patient characteristics influencing evaluation of written medicine information: lessons for patient education
    Michelle M Koo
    Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Ann Pharmacother 39:1434-40. 2005
    Written medicine information (WMI) is considered an important component of patient education. Despite the wealth of information on many aspects of WMI, there is a paucity of studies examining how patient characteristics influence use and ..
  92. ncbi Translating data into meaning: education in conservation biology
    Carol Brewer
    Division of Biological Sciences, University of Montana, Missoula, MT 59812, USA
    Conserv Biol 20:689-91. 2006
  93. ncbi Life-long intellectual activities mediate the predictive effect of early education on cognitive impairment in centenarians: a retrospective study
    M Kliegel
    Institute of Psychology, Department of Gerontopsychology, University of Zurich, Schaffhauserstr 15, CH 8006, Zurich, Switzerland
    Aging Ment Health 8:430-7. 2004
    The purpose of this study was to examine the hypothesis of whether early education and/or maintaining intellectual activities over the life-course have the power to protect against cognitive impairment even in extremely old adults...
  94. ncbi Challenges in adopting evidence-based school drug education programmes
    Helen W Cahill
    Australian Youth Research Centre, Faculty of Education, The University of Melbourne, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 26:673-9. 2007
    The paper discusses the school-based challenges that may moderate the implementation of evidence-based drug education in schools.
  95. ncbi Inequalities in life expectancy by education and socioeconomic transition in Lithuania
    Ramune Kalediene
    Department of Health Management, Kaunas University of Medicine, Kaunas, Lithuania
    Medicina (Kaunas) 44:713-22. 2008
    ..To present changes in life expectancy of males and females by the level of educational achievement and describe different aspects of inequalities in life expectancy over the decade of socioeconomic transition in Lithuania...
  96. ncbi Addressing diversity in clinical nursing education: support for preceptors
    Cynthia Johnston
    City of Hamilton Public Health Services, 1 Hughson Street, N, Hamilton Ontario L8R 3L5, Canada
    Nurse Educ Pract 9:340-7. 2009
    ..that does address diversity and learning primarily examines the influence of culture and language in classroom education. Few resources are available to guide preceptors as they engage in "real life" real-time clinical learning ..
  97. ncbi Evaluating for long-term impact of an environmental education program at the Kalinzu Forest Reserve, Uganda
    C W Kuhar
    Disney s Animal Kingdom, Lake Buena Vista, FL 32830, USA
    Am J Primatol 72:407-13. 2010
    Although the importance of evaluating the effectiveness of conservation education programs cannot be underestimated, few evaluations of these programs and their resulting impact on the environment have been conducted...
  98. ncbi Low education and childhood rural residence: risk for Alzheimer's disease in African Americans
    K S Hall
    Department of Psychiatry, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis 46202 5111, USA
    Neurology 54:95-9. 2000
    To examine the relationship between level of education and childhood rural residence as possible risk factors for AD in African Americans in Indianapolis.
  99. ncbi Culture, education, and the attribution of physical causality
    Kaiping Peng
    University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 29:1272-84. 2003
    ..In Study 1, Americans and Chinese with no formal physics education were found to emphasize different causes in their explanations for eight physical events, with Americans ..
  100. ncbi Education research: communication skills for neurology residents: structured teaching and reflective practice
    Christopher J Watling
    Department of Clinical Neurological Sciences, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    Neurology 69:E20-6. 2007
    ..This study aimed to enhance learning of these skills and to encourage reflective practice around communication skills...
  101. ncbi Effects of culture and education on neuropsychological testing: a preliminary study with indigenous and nonindigenous population
    F Ostrosky-Solis
    Laboratory of Neuropsychology and Psychophysiology, Faculty of Psychology, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Lomas de Reforma, Mexico, DF
    Appl Neuropsychol 11:188-95. 2004
    We analyzed the influence of education and of culture on the neuropsychological profile of an indigenous and a nonindigenous population...

Research Grants93

  1. Sun Valley Workshop on Skeletal Biology
    David Burr; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..An Advisory Panel is formed of session chairs. There are plans to advertise and distribute a summary of the workshop, partly using Web-based resources. ..
  2. SUPPORT CONTRACT FOR THE NTP INTERAGENCY CENTER/VALIDATION OF ALT METHODS
    David Allen; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..The Panel recommended that studies should be conducted to further characterize the in vitro test methods and that testing strategies should be designed in coordination with ICCVAM. ..
  3. SUPPORT CONTRACT FOR THE NTP INTERAGENCY CENTER/VALIDATION OF ALT METHODS
    David Allen; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..The Panel recommended that studies should be conducted to further characterize the in vitro test methods and that testing strategies should be designed in coordination with ICCVAM. ..
  4. Regulation of thyroid hormone levels by central and peripheral pathways
    KRISTEN RACHEL VELLA; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..abstract_text> ..
  5. Tobacco Control Research Branch Scientific and Technical Services Support
    KOURTNEY MARSHALL; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  6. Metabolic mechanisms of antiestrogen resistance in breast cancer
    UBALDO EMILIO MARTINEZ OUTSCHOORN; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..I hope to become a physician scientist who links the laboratory and clinical research aspects to improve the lives of patients with breast cancer. 1 ..
  7. Expanding Vietnamese Community and Academic Infrastructure for Health Research
    Bang H Nguyen; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  8. Addressing Psychosocial Disparities in Rural Hispanic Cancer Survivors
    Rachel M Ceballos; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..g., low education/income, rural), and assess program materials...
  9. TSAD AS AN EPOR/JAK2 ADAPTOR AND ERYTHROPOIETIC REGULATOR
    DONALD JOSEPH MCCRANN; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  10. Optimization of adoptive immunotherapy with autologous CD20-specific T cells
    Brian Till; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  11. UT GASTROENTEROLOGY / HEPATOLOGY RESEARCH TRAINING PROGRAM
    Ezra Burstein; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Altogether, this program is designed to train individuals who will be effective investigators and academic leaders in the fields of Gastroenterology and Hepatology. ..
  12. Assessment of Bone Composition Through a Novel Liquid/Solid State MRI Method
    Ara Nazarian; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..abstract_text> ..
  13. Assessment of Bone Composition Through a Novel Liquid/Solid State MRI Method
    Ara Nazarian; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ....
  14. CD4+ T cells in Invasive Aspergillosis
    Amariliz Rivera; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Moreover, the successful completion of the proposed studies is likely to contribute to the development of novel therapeutic interventions to combat invasive fungal diseases. ..
  15. Surveillance of Serum Contents by Mast Cells and Regulation of Allergic Immunity
    Laurence E Cheng; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The candidate will also be positioned to compete for further funding opportunities as he develops an independent research program. ..
  16. Biologic Activities of IL-36 Cytokines in Psoriasis
    Andrew Johnston; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  17. Metabolic Syndrome and Breast Cancer: Effects of a Combined Exercise Intervention
    Christina Dieli-Conwright; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Survival rates for breast cancer are relatively high translating to a need for healthy living to diminish risk of other diseases such as diabetes and cardiovascular disease. ..
  18. Serotonin, Autism, and investigating cell types for CNS disorders.
    Joseph D Dougherty; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The approach proposed here has the potential to provide those cellular targets for treatments. ..
  19. Core Center for BioBehavioral Sciences of Communication Disorders
    Mabel L Rice; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..PARC works collaboratively with the DEEC and ATT cores in developing the data management systems for integrative science. ..
  20. Liver cancer risk and prevention among persons living with HIV/AIDS
    LESLEY SUEJEAN PARK; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  21. Th2 Cytokines and Signaling in Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    Michael J Rosen; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This project will advance our understanding of the influence of Th2 inflammation on therapeutic outcome in children with IBD and determine the potential of the Th2-inducing cytokine IL-33 as a target for future UC therapy. ..
  22. MT VET COBRE II CORE A: ADMINISTRATIVE CORE
    Mark T Quinn; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Thus, this network also facilitates rapid and seamless communication between investigators and Mentors, including those at UM and the Rocky Mountain Laboratories...
  23. Molecular pathogenesis and genetic diversification of childhood falciparum malari
    STEVE MYER TAYLOR; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..abstract_text> ..
  24. Transforming Women's Health: Discovery, Development, and Delivery
    Ellen M Daley; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Such an approach to research, practice and policy is necessary to improve health and decrease disparities in women's health across the lifespan in Florida and beyond. ..
  25. FAMU RCMI Pharmaceutical Research Center
    Karam F A Soliman; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..the nation as it seeks to increase the number of minority research investigators, thereby, improving the education and research effectiveness in addressing health care issues affecting minorities and African American ..
  26. Toll-like Receptor 2, Vitamin D, and Extrapulmonary Tuberculosis
    CHRISTINA A FISKE; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..tuberculosis infection to active disease. This knowledge would have significant implications for tuberculosis vaccine development and tuberculosis preventive efforts. ..
  27. Academic-Community Partnerships to Brdge Across the U.S. Pacific Islands
    Alice Tse; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..to improve health conditions, reduce health disparities and assure the provision of primary health care, health education, health promotion, and disease prevention services for children in the region...
  28. VCU Building Interdisciplinary Research Careers in Women's Health
    Jerome F Strauss; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ....
  29. Modulating Secondary Damage Following Traumatic Brain Injury in the Child
    Stuart H Friess; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The goal of this proposal is to develop new and effective therapies to treat acute traumatic brain injury in children utilizing an immature large animal model. ..
  30. The role of diet-induced obesity in cognitive impairment
    CATRINA SIMS ROBINSON; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The expertise that Dr. Robinson will gain from the group of mentors and consultants will prove to be vital to her development into a young independent neuroscientist. ..
  31. International Workshop on Opportunistic Protists (IWOP-12, 13 and 14)
    Louis M Weiss; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Although the opportunistic protists are difficult to study significant advances have resulted from the scientific interactions facilitated by the bi-annual IWOP meetings. ..
  32. Outcomes and Predictors in Mild Cognitive Impairment
    Mary Ganguli; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..The Awardee will also continue to organize trainee workshops in neglected areas such as project management, principles of neuropsvcholoav for non-psvcholoaists. and scientific writing skills. ..
  33. Role of Cofilin and Wnt Signaling in Neural Crest Development
    O apos NEIL WIGGAN; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..abstract_text> ..
  34. 2011 Cell-Cell Fusion Gordon Research Conference and Seminar
    NANCY RYAN GRAY; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ....
  35. Patient-centered approaches to diagnosing coronary heart disease
    JOSEPH ABIODUN LADAPO; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..My coursework will be completed at NYU's Graduate School of Arts and Science;Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development;Stern School of Business;and the School of Medicine...
  36. Androgen Modulation of Neurodegeneration in Dopamine Neurons
    Rebecca L Cunningham; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Nopage numbering necessary. Not to exceed 3 publications;2 for predoctoral candidates.) E3 Check if Appendix is included PHS 416-1 (Rev. 10/05) Page 4 Form Page 4 ..
  37. Defining the role of Amot lipid binding in cellular proliferation and migration
    ANN CAROL KIMBLE-HILL; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Hence, all elements of this proposal (e.g. research, training, etc.) will be used o prepare and apply for a NIH R01 in the fourth year of the award to further her independent research status. ..
  38. Cognitive Complaints and Decline and B-Amyloid Deposition in Non-Demented Elderly
    BETH ELLEN SNITZ; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The results could lead to the development of a new scale to initially screen for the presence of very early AD brain changes, potentially leading to improved future treatment outcomes. ..
  39. Novel mechanisms to increase beta cell regeneration by p27
    SENTA K GEORGIA; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..from the responsibility of didactic teaching responsibilities, participation in intellectually stimulating and education seminars, exposure to new model systems and new techniques, immersion in a stimulating and supportive ..
  40. Developing, Validating, and Implementing a CKD Predictive Model (DELVECKD)
    KHALED A ABDEL-KADER; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Khaled Abdel-Kader has completed prior training in nephrology and a master's in medical education with formal training in adult learning, medical errors, and cognitive theory as well as introductory coursework ..
  41. NEURAL RESPONSE TO INSULIN RESISTANCE TREATMENTS
    JASON J HASSENSTAB; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  42. Regulation of hepcidin and iron metabolism in liver disease
    Julia Goodnough; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Nor has she had an opportunity to present her research at a national meeting. Plans for these kinds of valuable experiences were not found in the application. ..
  43. UNC-CH Nutrition Obesity Research Center
    Steven H Zeisel; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..We measure our success as a Center by the strength of our membership, the investment in nutrition and obesity research, and the quantity and quality of publications generated by our members. ..
  44. Repurposing cholinesterase inhibitors for smoking cessation
    REBECCA ASHARE; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This comprehensive, interdisciplinary mentored approach will enhance my clinical research skills and my ability to compete successfully for R01 funding and establish an independent program of research. ..
  45. PA-06-555 Senior Scientist Research and Mentorship Award (K05)
    GEORGE EDWARD WOODY; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ....
  46. Unifying Mechanisms of Neurological Disorders: Scientific, Translational, and Cli
    JOAN MARIE CRANMER; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..NEUROTOXICOLOGY 26 will focus on common mechanisms in neurological disease and the role of environmental exposures and gene-environment interactions in the development of neurological disease and disorders. ..
  47. Integrated Smoking Cessation and Mood Management for Cardiac Patients
    Andrew M Busch; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The proposed work aims to develop such a treatment based on Behavioral Activation, an approach that has shown promise as an integrated treatment for smoking and mood management in other populations. ..
  48. Infectious Disease Genomics and Bioinformatics Training in Brazil
    Jessica C Kissinger; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..But, the new data are complex and require sophisticated computational analyses and databases. This proposal is designed to train a new generation of researchers in endemic areas to use this new data to help cure disease...
  49. Phosphoproteomics of Extinction and Reconsolidation of Drug Memories
    Mary M Torregrossa; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  50. Regulation of Macrophages in Obesity-Enhanced Colon Cancer:Benefits of Quercetin
    ELIZABETH ANGELA MURPHY; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  51. The Biodemographic Determinants of Life Span
    James R Carey; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Three of these workshops will be held at research field sites including Kibale National Park, Uganda (Project 2), Rum Island, Scotland (Project 5), and Bolivia (Project 6). ..
  52. Established Investigator Award in Cancer Prevention and Control
    Thomas L Vaughan; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..tailored to the absolute risk of specific populations that will be useful for a) health policy development, b) education, c) clinical decision-making, and d) designing future research...
  53. Intratesticular Sex Steroids and Spermatogenesis in Man
    MARA YVONNE ROTH; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The clinical trials described in this proposal, coupled with didactic training and workshops in career development, provide the skills and expertise necessary for an independent investigative career. ..
  54. Motivational Interviewing and Physical Activity Behavior Change in Arthritis
    Linda Ehrlich-Jones; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..This research will help health professionals understand how people with arthritis view the motivational interviewing process and how it helps them improve their physical activity behavior. ..
  55. Shifts in the Gastrointestinal Metabolome During Clostridium difficile Infection
    CASEY THERIOT; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..abstract_text> ..
  56. The 24th Annual Symposium on Career Opportunities in Health Professions from Apri
    Thomas Adams; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Cheryl Gilbreath, Health Insurance Specialist with the Center of Medicare and Medicaid Services in MD), education (Dr. Douglas M. Willis, Professor at Texas Southern University) and research (Dr...
  57. Pediatric Nephrology Seminar XXXIX
    GASTON E ZILLERUELO; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..This is consistent with the Healthy People 2010 goal of helping individuals of all ages increase life expectancy and improve their quality of life, specifically in the areas of maternal, infant and child health. ..
  58. Pituitary Development in a Novel Animal Model of Pediatric Hormone Deficiency
    KELLY PRINCE; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..This type of analysis is not possible in the patients. The findings will contribute to improved diagnosis and treatment of these diseases. ..
  59. Use of Optogenetics to Assess the Role of Climbing Fibers in Motor Learning
    Rhea R Kimpo; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..abstract_text> ..
  60. Curcumin and chemoprevention of H. pylori-associated gastric carcinogenesis
    Rupesh Chaturvedi; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..However, in the application, we will test the hypothesis that curcumin specifically induces apoptosis in gastric epithelial cells with DNA damage and will thus have an overall effect of decreasing cancer risk. ..
  61. Cell Death Regulation by Pro-Apoptotic BOK During Hematopoiesis
    Samuel G Katz; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  62. Distress Tolerance Treatment for Weight Concern in Smoking Cessation Among Women
    Erika Litvin Bloom; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..1-2), the group-based Distress Tolerance Treatment for Weight Concern (DT-W) and a comparison group-based Health Education (HE) intervention will be developed and piloted...
  63. Nuclear magnetic Tirho relaxation in acute and chronic myocardial infarctions
    Walter R T Witschey; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This training will prepare Dr. Witschey to achieve his career goals to advance our understanding and treatment of cardiac disease through novel and interdisciplinary techniques combined with basic science research. ..
  64. Chicago Prevention and Intervention Epicenter (Chicago PIE)
    ROBERT ALAN WEINSTEIN; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The impact on ICU infection and prescribing characteristics of doctors will be assessed. To further assess the interventions, costs of averted outcomes and of the interventions will be compared. OPRIONAL OBEJCTIVE SCORE: 2 ..
  65. XV INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS OF NUTRITION
    RICHARD ALLISON; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ....
  66. Para un Futuro: Feasability of a Photovoice approach to Increase Latino Parent-Ad
    Meagan Gallagher; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..health, as well as to increase understanding of the use of research to support the integration of sexual health education into the high school curriculum...
  67. ETHICS COURSE SCIENTIST-PARTICIPANT PARTNERSHIPS
    Celia Fisher; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ....
  68. Building a Joint International IRB for Moi University and Indiana University
    ERIC MARK MESLIN; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  69. Basic Mechanisms of the Epilepsies Workshops
    Antonio Delgado Escueta; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..5 million persons) and worldwide (50-100 million persons) and still there are no cures and treatments that put a dent in the stable prevalence and incident rates of the epilepsies. ..
  70. ETHICAL ISSUES IN INTERNATIONAL HEALTH RESEARCH
    Richard Cash; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..An interactive case is being produced this year on the responsibility of researchers to the community. Lastly we have created a website to provide general information and a forum to discuss the cases and questions in research ethics...
  71. Workplace Violence Training for Nurses
    LISA MCELANEY; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Pre- and post-tests for each training module will help track learning. Continuing education credits will be awarded to program graduates...
  72. NUCLEAR RISK MANAGEMENT FOR NATIVE COMMUNITIES
    Robert Goble; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..5) Conducting outreach both to other Native communities and environmental health scientists. Comprehensive evaluation procedures will be implemented. ..
  73. PRF 10th Anniversary Workshop on Progeria - "From Bench to Bedside in a Decade"
    Leslie B Gordon; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..is to discover the cause, treatment and cure for Progeria and its aging-related disorders, through research and education. An exciting effort for research into Progeria and its relationship to cardiovascular disease and aging has been ..
  74. ANNUAL BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH WORKSHOPS
    JOSE TORRES RUIZ; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..An evaluation plan is provided. ..
  75. Training Leaders to Improve Healthcare Quality in Emergency Settings for Children
    Charles Macias; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Committee, a proposal for this conference to be hosted by the AAP was accepted by their continuing medical education office. The needs assessment and preliminary planning was conducted by the committee in January of 2008...
  76. 7th International Workshops on Opportunistic Protists
    EDNA KANESHIRO; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Lindsay is a physically handicapped individual. A member of the Local Arrangements committee is a female native American graduate student. ..
  77. Sun Valley Workshop on Skeletal Biology
    David Burr; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..It provides vertically-oriented information, from the basic science to clinical pathology, to practitioners and scientists who may not be completely familiar with all aspects of these diseases of public health concern. ..
  78. REPRODUCTIVE MEDICINE AND THE LAW WORKSHOPS
    Robert Rebar; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..These workshops are expected to be the first in an ongoing dialogue between medical and legal scholars in their efforts to provide sound legal guidance for patients undergoing ART. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  79. Sun Valley Workshop on Skeletal Biology
    David Burr; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..An Advisory Panel is formed of session chairs. There are plans to advertise and distribute a summary of the workshop, partly using Web-based resources. ..
  80. Application and Dissemination of a Culture-Centered Approach to Tailoring Compara
    Mohan Jyoti Dutta; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  81. Physipatogenesis of malaria anemia in humans & monkeys
    Socrates Herrera; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..These activities will profit from a long tradition of international training developed at the School of Health of Universidad del Valle, in Cali. ..
  82. International Workshops on Iron and Copper Homeostasis
    Michael Garrick; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The organizers face a demand for a continuation and series. Clearly one can expect the third - fifth conferences to extend the success of the previous two to more scientists and trainees and more interacting metals ..
  83. 11th International Conference on Developmental Nephrology
    Jordan A Kreidberg; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The goal of this R13 application is to provide partial travel and lodging support for up to 10 young scientists to participate in this dynamic meeting. ..
  84. Sun Valley Workshop on Skeletal Biology
    David Burr; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..There are plans to advertise and distribute a summary of the workshop, partly using Web-based resources. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  85. 1991 TESTIS WORKSHOP
    Bernard Robaire; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..Two poster sessions that will be given in conjunction with wine and cheese sessions will allow all participants to present voluntary contributions of their most recent research findings...
  86. 2009 NHP Models for AIDS Conference
    Amitinder Kaur; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  87. Native Navigation across the Cancer Continuum in Comanche Nation
    Valerie S Eschiti; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..strategy of employing trained individuals to assist others to navigate the health care system to receive needed education and services...
  88. Multimedia Motivational Interviewing Training for Physical Therapists
    ROBIN INLANDER; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..its overall ?look and feel ?; and also a main menu that will contain access to a portion of the multimedia MI education program that will be ready for use by the viewer...
  89. Neuroimaging of MS - State of the Art and Future Directions
    Oded Gonen; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..5 million patients worldwide. ..
  90. Implementing Evidence-Based Drug Treatment in Criminal Justice Settings
    Steven Belenko; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  91. INCLEN 2000: WORKSHOPS FOR IMPROVING THE QUALITY OF CARE
    David Fraser; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Continuing education sessions are an opportunity for participants to explore new ideas; obtain hands-on experience in the use of new ..
  92. Biomedical Imaging Research Opportunities Workshop
    C Partain; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The Workshop is planned for 3/1-2/04 in Bethesda, MD. ..
  93. INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS OF VIROLOGY
    ROLAND RUECKERT; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..S.A . Virological research has application to the fields of infectious, immunologic, neoplastic, hematologic, circulatory, neural, developmental, chronic and degenerative diseases as well as in basic genetic and biotechnological research...