health fairs

Summary

Summary: Community health education events focused on prevention of disease and promotion of health through audiovisual exhibits.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Case finding: a new approach to chronic disease prevention
    Kay Kane
    South and East Belfast Health and Social Services Trust
    Br J Community Nurs 12:163-5. 2007
  2. ncbi Predictors of prostate cancer screening among health fair participants
    B C H Chiu
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 680 N Lake Shore Drive, Suite 1102, Chicago, IL 60611 4402, USA
    Public Health 119:686-93. 2005
  3. pmc Identification of undiagnosed inflammatory arthritis in a community health fair screen
    Kevin D Deane
    University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, CO, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 61:1642-9. 2009
  4. ncbi Student-led rural health fairs: attempting to improve medical education and access to health care
    David C Landy
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    South Med J 104:598-603. 2011
  5. ncbi The financial value of services provided by a rural community health fair
    Mary Katherine Dulin
    Department of Internal Medicine, James H Quillen College of Medicine, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 17:821-9. 2006
  6. ncbi Screening, education, and associated behavioral responses to reduce risk for falls among people over age 65 years attending a community health fair
    Kirsten K Ness
    Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, University of Minnesota, MMC 715, 420 Delaware St SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Phys Ther 83:631-7. 2003
  7. ncbi Health fairs: An avenue for colon health promotion in the community
    Beverly Greenwald
    North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND 58105, USA
    Gastroenterol Nurs 26:191-4. 2003
  8. ncbi A survey of inner city youth and their parents about participation in sports
    Sharon L Busey
    Medical College of Wisconsin, Department of Pediatrics, Downtown Health Center, Milwaukee 53233, USA
    WMJ 106:307-11. 2007
  9. ncbi Health promotion and partnerships: collaboration of a community health management center, county health bureau, and university nursing program
    Chih Ling Huang
    Department of Nursing, Chang Jung Christian University, Taiwan, ROC
    J Nurs Res 10:93-104. 2002
  10. ncbi Using dissemination research to identify optimal community settings for tailored breast cancer information kiosks
    Matthew W Kreuter
    Health Communication Research Laboratory, School of Public Health, Saint Louis University, 3545 Lafayette Ave, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 14:160-9. 2008

Research Grants

  1. JACKSON HEART STUDY
    HERMAN ALFRED TAYLOR; Fiscal Year: 2009
  2. JACKSON HEART STUDY
    ASOKA S SRINIVASAN; Fiscal Year: 2013
  3. JACKSON HEART STUDY
    ASOKA S SRINIVASAN; Fiscal Year: 2011
  4. JACKSON HEART STUDY
    Herman Taylor; Fiscal Year: 2010
  5. JACKSON HEART STUDY
    Asoka Srinivasan; Fiscal Year: 2010
  6. JACKSON HEART STUDY
    HERMAN ALFRED TAYLOR; Fiscal Year: 2009
  7. Community-Based Kiosks for Hearing Screening and Education
    Martin Patrick Feeney; Fiscal Year: 2013
  8. Community-Based Kiosks for Hearing Screening and Education
    M Patrick Feeney; Fiscal Year: 2012
  9. Prostate Cancer Detection Decision-Making for Low-Income African American Men
    RENA JOY PASICK; Fiscal Year: 2013
  10. Nebraska Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS)
    Jennifer Severe-Oforah; Fiscal Year: 2013

Detail Information

Publications167 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Case finding: a new approach to chronic disease prevention
    Kay Kane
    South and East Belfast Health and Social Services Trust
    Br J Community Nurs 12:163-5. 2007
    ..Once a person was identified at an event, there was no follow up or mechanism of tracking the outcome...
  2. ncbi Predictors of prostate cancer screening among health fair participants
    B C H Chiu
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 680 N Lake Shore Drive, Suite 1102, Chicago, IL 60611 4402, USA
    Public Health 119:686-93. 2005
    ..This population-based study identified factors associated with documented PSA screening among health fair participants...
  3. pmc Identification of undiagnosed inflammatory arthritis in a community health fair screen
    Kevin D Deane
    University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, CO, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 61:1642-9. 2009
    ....
  4. ncbi Student-led rural health fairs: attempting to improve medical education and access to health care
    David C Landy
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    South Med J 104:598-603. 2011
    ..We describe health fairs conducted in rural communities to suggest how having medical students use screening tools can identify patients ..
  5. ncbi The financial value of services provided by a rural community health fair
    Mary Katherine Dulin
    Department of Internal Medicine, James H Quillen College of Medicine, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 17:821-9. 2006
    ..discussion in the literature regarding the financial value of the services provided to the participants in health fairs. This article examines the financial value of preventive services provided through a community health fair in ..
  6. ncbi Screening, education, and associated behavioral responses to reduce risk for falls among people over age 65 years attending a community health fair
    Kirsten K Ness
    Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, University of Minnesota, MMC 715, 420 Delaware St SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Phys Ther 83:631-7. 2003
    ..recognition that falling is a "geriatric syndrome," screening for risk of falls has become popular at community health fairs. The purposes of this study were to determine whether health fair screening and educational intervention would ..
  7. ncbi Health fairs: An avenue for colon health promotion in the community
    Beverly Greenwald
    North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND 58105, USA
    Gastroenterol Nurs 26:191-4. 2003
    ..GI nurses can use hospital, community, and university health fairs as an opportunity to educate their communities on the prevention of and screening for colon cancer...
  8. ncbi A survey of inner city youth and their parents about participation in sports
    Sharon L Busey
    Medical College of Wisconsin, Department of Pediatrics, Downtown Health Center, Milwaukee 53233, USA
    WMJ 106:307-11. 2007
    ..Several studies have explored motivating factors for sports participation for youth, but limited data is available regarding factors motivating inner-city children to participate in sports...
  9. ncbi Health promotion and partnerships: collaboration of a community health management center, county health bureau, and university nursing program
    Chih Ling Huang
    Department of Nursing, Chang Jung Christian University, Taiwan, ROC
    J Nurs Res 10:93-104. 2002
    ..Community-based health promotion and nursing education can be successfully connected when various disciplines and sectors form effective partnerships...
  10. ncbi Using dissemination research to identify optimal community settings for tailored breast cancer information kiosks
    Matthew W Kreuter
    Health Communication Research Laboratory, School of Public Health, Saint Louis University, 3545 Lafayette Ave, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 14:160-9. 2008
    ....
  11. ncbi HSJ people. Fit for purpose
    Brian Griffiths
    St Mary s Hospital, Portsmouth Hospitals Trust
    Health Serv J 113:34-5. 2003
  12. ncbi Health fairs extend your outreach
    Gloria Mayer
    Institute for Healthcare Advancement, La Habra, Calif, USA
    Nurs Manage 36:73-5. 2005
  13. ncbi Hepatitis B infection among Asian American Pacific Islanders in the Rocky Mountain area
    HaeOk Lee
    School of Nursing, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO 80262, USA
    Appl Nurs Res 18:2-6. 2005
    ..Despite the limitation of design, these data provide some insight on the rate of HBV infection in AAPIs because there are no data on prevalence of HBV infection of AAPIs in the Rocky Mountain Area...
  14. ncbi Using health fairs to examine health promotion behaviors of older African Americans
    Andrea Jennings-Sanders
    Department of Nursing, Cleveland State University, 1860 E 22nd Street, Rhodes Tower, 924, Cleveland, Ohio 44114, USA
    ABNF J 14:13-6. 2003
    ..b>Health fairs are just one venue of examining health promotion behaviors and providing health promotion information to older ..
  15. ncbi Sink or swim: the Titanic medication administration fair
    Kathleen R Ward
    Fort Hays State University, Hays, Kansas, USA
    J Contin Educ Nurs 39:179-84. 2008
    ..Theme-based educational experiences are effective teaching strategies that can be used to trigger participants' learning in almost any setting...
  16. ncbi Using the Omaha System to document the wellness needs of the elderly
    Lisa Ann Plowfield
    School of Nursing, College of Health Sciences, University of Delaware, 250 North College Avenue, Newark, DE 19716, USA
    Nurs Clin North Am 40:817-29, xiii. 2005
    ..The rapid pace of health fairs that offer free health services challenges record keeping...
  17. ncbi Community as client: reaching an underserved urban community and meeting unmet primary health care needs
    Judith Aponte
    Hunter Bellevue School of Nursing, The City University of New York, NY 10010, USA
    J Community Health Nurs 24:177-90. 2007
    ..In addition to the new professional partnerships developed, new clinical placements for nursing students were established...
  18. ncbi A comprehensive education plan: the key to a successful Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations survey
    Raymond Thurber
    Kent Hospital, Warwick, Rhode Island 02886, USA
    J Nurses Staff Dev 24:129-32. 2008
    ..This methodology can be utilized by staff development educators in any setting to not only prepare staff members for a successful JCAHO survey but also to meet or exceed JCAHO standards in one's everyday job...
  19. ncbi Hypertension prevalence awareness, treatment and control in North Nashville
    Michael J Blaha
    Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN, USA
    Tenn Med 99:35-7. 2006
    ..This study adds to a growing literature on the racial and geographic disparities in health status in the Unites States and cautions that data from national surveys may not be representative of individual communities...
  20. ncbi Highly specific photoscreening at the Alaska State Fair. Valid Alaska Blind Child Discovery photography and interpretation
    Robert W Arnold
    Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus Ophthalmic Associates, 542 West Second Avenue, Anchorage, Alaska 99501 2242, USA
    Alaska Med 45:34-40. 2003
    ..4%), 28 N+ (4.3%), 605 "normal" (92.4%) and no "inconclusive." This brings the total ABCD State Fair Effort to 2499 screened with 2.8% "positive," 3.6% N+, 93.4% "normal" and only 0.12% "inconclusive."..
  21. ncbi A how-to guide for conducting a community oral cancer screening
    Margaret Kuder Hamilton
    University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine, Department of Dental Public Health, USA
    Pa Dent J (Harrisb) 73:12-4. 2006
  22. ncbi Combining health promotion classroom lessons with health fair activities
    Kathy Eliason
    Community health clinical nursing instructor at Elmira College, New York, USA
    J Sch Nurs 20:50-3. 2004
    ..quot;Everyone Is Healthy at Northeast" was a success and promoted healthy lifestyle choices through creativity, collaboration, and support from the entire school community...
  23. ncbi Top grade health fair: an "A" fair to remember
    Karen Denard Goldman
    Citywide Personnel Development for the City of New York, New York, USA
    Health Promot Pract 5:217-21. 2004
  24. ncbi Nutrition education delivered at the state fair: are your portions in proportion?
    Mary Beth Penisten
    Food Science and Human Nutrition, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011 1120, USA
    J Nutr Educ Behav 36:275-7. 2004
  25. ncbi A dental school and a bank: partnership for community service
    Tom Mitchell
    University of California Los Angeles School of Dentistry, 90095 1668, USA
    J Calif Dent Assoc 33:562-4. 2005
    ..has generated a commitment from Nara Bank to provide funding and facilities support for community-based health fairs, the creation of a patient care fund, and practice loans for recent graduates who commit to practicing in ..
  26. ncbi Association between use of complementary/alternative medicine and health-related behaviors among health fair participants
    Andrew R Robinson
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, USA
    Prev Med 34:51-7. 2002
    ..The relationship between complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) and standard preventive care is not well defined...
  27. ncbi Hearing loss in migrant agricultural workers
    Peter M Rabinowitz
    Occupational and Environmental Medicine Program, Yale University School of Medicine, 135 College St, 3rd Floor, New Haven, CT, 06510, USA
    J Agromedicine 10:9-17. 2005
    ..Farmers have high rates of hearing loss, yet little is known about the hearing status of migrant agricultural workers. We performed a cross-sectional survey to assess the prevalence and impact of hearing loss in this population...
  28. ncbi Relationship between loss of libido and signs and symptoms of depression in a sample of Puerto Rican middle-aged women
    Yaniris R Avellanet
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical Sciences Campus, University of Puerto Rico, PO Box 355067, San Juan, Puerto Rico 00936 5067
    P R Health Sci J 27:85-91. 2008
    ..Future longitudinal studies should further elucidate the temporal sequence between depression and sexual dysfunctions in this population...
  29. pmc Cultural sensitivity and readability of breast and prostate printed cancer education materials targeting African Americans
    J J Guidry
    Department of Health and Kinesiology, Texas A and M University, College of Education, College Station 77843 4243, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 90:165-9. 1998
    ..Even though the materials are being developed and disseminated in health fairs, physician offices, barber shops, and other locations, the materials are still not reflective of the African-..
  30. pmc Seroepidemiology of hepatitis B virus infection: analysis of mass screening in Hawaii
    Naoky C S Tsai
    Liver Center, Hawaii Medical Center, 2230 Liliha Street, 2MA, Honolulu, HI, 96817, USA
    Hepatol Int 2:478-85. 2008
    ..To study current prevalence and risk for hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection in Hawaii, we analyzed cross-sectional data from Hawaii residents screened between July 2003 and April 2006...
  31. ncbi Testicular self-examination in young adult men
    Christine A Wynd
    University of Akron, 209 Carroll Street, Akron, OH 44325 3701, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 34:251-5. 2002
    ..To describe patterns of testicular self-examination (TSE) in a sample of young adult men and to identify factors distinguishing between men who do and do not practice TSE...
  32. ncbi Diet, physical activity, and cardiovascular disease risk factors among older Chinese Americans living in New York City
    Sally S Wong
    Food and Nutrition Services, Beth Israel Medical Center, 16th Street at 1st Avenue, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Community Health 36:446-55. 2011
    ..CVD risk factors, dietary intake, and physical activity were obtained from all participants recruited from health fairs conducted in New York City (NYC)...
  33. pmc Active for life: a work-based physical activity program
    Beverly B Green
    Department of Preventive Care, Group Health Cooperative, 1730 Minor Ave, Suite 1600, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 4:A63. 2007
    ..This paper reports the experience of implementing Active for Life in a worksite setting and its longer-term impact on physical activity...
  34. ncbi Chewing stick use among African immigrants in West Philadelphia: implications for oral health providers
    R O Wadenya
    University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, Department of Preventive and Restorative Sciences, Division of Pediatric and Community Oral Health, 240 S 40th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Community Dent Health 27:60-4. 2010
    ..To explore tooth cleaning methods used by different groups of African immigrants residing in West Philadelphia and identify reasons for its continued use after migration to the U.S...
  35. ncbi Effective colorectal cancer education for Asian Americans: a Michigan program
    Tsu Yin Wu
    School of Nursing, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    J Cancer Educ 25:146-52. 2010
    ..Japanese, Korean, and Vietnamese American communities and recruited men and women over 50 years to attend health fairs at local community/cultural centers...
  36. ncbi Depressive symptoms and diabetes control in African Americans
    Julie A Wagner
    Division of Behavioral Sciences and Community Health MC3910, University of Connecticut Health Center, 263 Farmington Ave, Farmington, CT 06030, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 11:66-70. 2009
    ..One-hundred twenty five African American diabetic adults who were attending health fairs reported demographic and medical history and provided blood samples for A1c assessment of glycemic control...
  37. ncbi Inadequate cardiovascular disease prevention in women with physical disabilities
    Theresa Capriotti
    Villanova University College of Nursing, PA 19085, USA
    Rehabil Nurs 31:94-101. 2006
    ..Participants, recruited from health fairs, completed questionnaires that explored the participants' knowledge of CVD risk factors, possession of specific ..
  38. ncbi Promotion of cancer family history awareness: Jameslink Cancer Risk Assessment Tool at community health fairs
    Kimberly M Kelly
    Human Cancer Genetics, Ohio State University, 410 W 12th Avenue, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    J Genet Couns 17:274-82. 2008
    ..Users of the Jameslink (N = 166) at eight community health fairs completed a survey including demographic, psychosocial and behavioral variables to better understand responses ..
  39. pmc Community-based strategies for recruiting older, African Americans into a behavioral intervention study
    Nancy J Ellish
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 419 W Redwood St, Ste 479, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 101:1104-11. 2009
    ..To describe community-based strategies that were effective in recruiting older African Americans into a behavioral intervention study designed to increase eye examination behavior...
  40. pmc Connecting for health literacy: health information partners
    Karyn L Pomerantz
    Health Information Partners and instructor at The George Washington University School of Public Health and Health Services, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Promot Pract 11:79-88. 2010
    ..Outreach activities focus on visits to neighborhood health centers, health fairs, health exhibits at union meetings and conferences; training programs involve hands-on, peer-led computer ..
  41. ncbi Prevalence of intestinal parasites among members of the public in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    I Jamaiah
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, University Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 36:68-71. 2005
    ..Both enjoyed eating raw fresh water fish with porridge...
  42. ncbi Racial and ethnic differences in diabetic patient-reported depression symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment
    Julie Wagner
    Department of Behavioral Sciences, University of Connecticut School of Dental Medicine, 263 Farmington Avenue, Farmington, CT 06030, USA
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 75:119-22. 2007
    ....
  43. ncbi Living post treatment: definitions of those with history and no history of cancer
    Kimberly M Kelly
    Pharmaceutical Systems and Policy, West Virginia University School of Pharmacy, Morgantown, WV, 26501, USA
    J Cancer Surviv 5:158-66. 2011
    ..Definitions of cancer survivorship from a number of professional organizations and researchers vary, but the research is scant on the meaning of cancer survivorship to people with and without a prior cancer history...
  44. ncbi Engaging Latino residents to build a healthier community in mid-city San Diego
    Kevin O'Neill
    Mid City Community Advocacy Network, San Diego, California, USA
    Am J Prev Med 34:S36-41. 2008
    ..change, the traditional delivery model of community engagement (surveys, focus groups, large and small forums, health fairs, and street fairs) was replaced with culturally specific, active engagement strategies...
  45. ncbi Effective recruitment strategies for Latino and Caucasian dementia family caregivers in intervention research
    Dolores Gallagher-Thompson
    Older Adult and Family Center, Stanford University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Palo Alto, CA, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 12:484-90. 2004
    ..However, their participation in intervention research is disproportionately low. The authors compared the participant retention rates of three different recruitment strategies in a sample of Latino and Caucasian family caregivers...
  46. ncbi Recruiting and retaining minority women: findings from the Women on the Move study
    S Liliana Escobar-Chaves
    Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, School of Public Health, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, 77030, USA
    Ethn Dis 12:242-51. 2002
    ..To describe the recruitment, enrollment, and retention of women participating in the Women on the Move study, a physical activity validation study targeting urban minority women aged 40 to 70 years...
  47. ncbi Recruitment experience in the first phase of the African American Hereditary Prostate Cancer (AAHPC) study
    C Royal
    National Human Genome Center, Howard University, Washington, DC 20059, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 10:S68-77. 2000
    ....
  48. ncbi Key attributes of health ministries in African American churches: an exploratory survey
    Lori Carter-Edwards
    Institute for Health, Social and Community Research at Shaw University, USA
    N C Med J 67:345-50. 2006
    ..However it is unknown which program attributes they perceive as important and which program attributes exist in their congregations...
  49. pmc Predictors of endoscopy in minority women
    Jennifer Christie
    Division of Gastroenterology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 97:1361-8. 2005
    ..This study evaluates the association between socioeconomic, medical and psychosocial factors and the use of endoscopy in low-income minority women...
  50. ncbi Diabetes, obesity and non-optimum blood pressure levels in a group of employees of the University of Puerto Rico, Medical Sciences Campus, 2003
    Orville M Disdier-Flores
    Diabetes Center of Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico Medical Center, Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico 00935
    P R Health Sci J 24:119-22. 2005
    ....
  51. pmc Drive-by readings: a creative strategy for tuberculosis control among immigrants
    Francesca M Gany
    Center for Immigrant Health, New York University School of Medicine, BCD D 401, 550 First Avenue, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Am J Public Health 95:117-9. 2005
    ..We explored an innovative strategy for targeted testing and disease management among immigrant communities at risk for tuberculosis...
  52. ncbi College men's knowledge, attitudes, and beliefs about testicular cancer
    Christine Makosky Daley
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS 66160, USA
    Am J Mens Health 1:173-82. 2007
    ..Simple means to educate college men included courses or assignments that focused on health issues, brief factual information, health fairs, peer educators, and celebrity guest speakers.
  53. pmc A randomized community-based intervention trial comparing faith community nurse referrals to telephone-assisted physician appointments for health fair participants with elevated blood pressure
    Arshiya A Baig
    Department of Medicine, Section of General Internal Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 25:701-9. 2010
    To measure the effect of faith community nurse referrals versus telephone-assisted physician appointments on blood pressure control among persons with elevated blood pressure at health fairs.
  54. ncbi Tioga County Fit for Life: a primary obesity prevention project
    Russell L Gombosi
    Susquehanna Internal Medicine and Pediatric Associates, Williamsport, PA 17701, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 46:592-600. 2007
    ..student/ family wellness booklets, point source healthy menus, occupational health analyses, and community health fairs. A 5-year longitudinal analysis of grade-specific rates of overweight and obesity of the participating children ..
  55. ncbi The use of health fairs in health promotion
    Alice Burron
    2BFIT, Cheyenne, Wyoming, USA
    Am J Health Promot 25:TAHP1-TAHP8, TAHP11. 2011
    b>Health fairs have been a typical intervention for most worksite and community health promotion programs. They are often one of the first types of intervention selected for use...
  56. ncbi Organization and results of student pharmacist bone mineral density screenings in women
    Adam C Harris
    College of Pharmacy, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, USA
    J Am Pharm Assoc (2003) 51:100-4. 2011
    ..To describe the organization and results of student pharmacist-run screenings of bone mineral density (BMD) among women living in the community...
  57. ncbi Childhood overweight: parental perceptions and readiness for change
    Kristen R Howard
    Spanaway Family Medical Center, WA, USA
    J Sch Nurs 23:73-9. 2007
    ..This article focuses on guiding school nurses to assess parents of school-age children at risk for obesity for readiness for health behavior change, then choosing parent-focused interventions based on their stage of readiness for change...
  58. ncbi Colorectal cancer screening among Chinese American immigrants
    Karen Kim
    Office of Community Engagement and Cancer Disparities, University of Chicago Comprehensive Cancer Center, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 14:898-901. 2012
    ..Data was collected over two consecutive years during three different health fairs. A questionnaire was used to collect demographic data...
  59. ncbi Who is making lifestyle changes due to preventive health care information? A demographic analysis
    Joseph D Cangelosi
    College of Business, University of Central Arkansas, Conway, Arkansas 72035, USA
    Health Mark Q 26:69-86. 2009
    ..Changes in social life," "sleeping habits," "getting regular exercise," and "attendance at health fairs and seminars" were also associated with the utilization of PHC information, but to a lesser extent.
  60. ncbi Lessons learned from a black and minority health fair's 15-month follow-up counseling
    Dong Chul Seo
    Department of Applied Health Science, Indiana University, 1025 E 7th St, Bloomington, IN 47405, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 103:897-906. 2011
    Little is known about the impact of community health fairs on participants' health knowledge, literacy, attitudes, or behaviors. Few health fairs have provided followup services for participants.
  61. ncbi Engaging older adults in burn prevention education: results of a community-based urban initiative
    Nicole E Leahy
    New York Presbyterian Weill Cornell Medical Center, William Randolph Hearst Burn Center, New York, New York 10065, USA
    J Burn Care Res 33:e141-6. 2012
    ..An additional 2590 seniors received education during community-based health fairs. A majority reported learning new information, found the presentation helpful, and intended to apply this ..
  62. ncbi Quantitative ultrasound of the calcaneus as a screening tool to detect osteoporosis: different reference ranges for caucasian women, african american women, and caucasian men
    R J Rothenberg
    Northeastern Ohio University College of Medicine and Forum Health Care, Youngstown, OH 44501, USA
    J Clin Densitom 7:101-10. 2004
    ..People were studied at county fairs, health fairs, and churches...
  63. ncbi Relationship between self-reported high-heeled shoe use and bone mineral density using quantitative ultrasound at a community health fair
    Crystal M Glassy
    Department of Family Medicine, University of California, Irvine, 101 The City Blvd South Bldg 200, Suite 835, Orange, CA 92868, USA
    Clin Rheumatol 32:37-41. 2013
    ..21, pā€‰=ā€‰0.003. Our study suggests that wearing high-heeled shoes does not lead to appreciable differences in BMD among community health fair participants as assessed by QUS...
  64. ncbi Increasing access to cholesterol screening in rural communities catalyzes cardiovascular disease prevention
    David C Landy
    Department of Medical Education, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida
    J Rural Health 29:360-7. 2013
    Despite increasing frequency, little evidence guides cholesterol screening in less traditional health care settings, such as rural health fairs.
  65. ncbi The role of community programmes and mass events in promoting physical activity to patients
    A Bauman
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Br J Sports Med 43:44-6. 2009
    ..activity as role models, referral to mass community participation events, and encouraging attendance at health fairs. These will not solve the inactivity crisis, but could add new approaches for clinicians, in advising their ..
  66. ncbi Kids into health careers: a rural initiative
    Lori S Lauver
    Thomas Jefferson University, Jefferson School of Nursing, Danville, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Rural Health 27:114-21. 2011
    ....
  67. pmc Use of GIS to identify optimal settings for cancer prevention and control in African American communities
    Kassandra I Alcaraz
    Health Communication Research Laboratory, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, MO 63112, USA
    Prev Med 49:54-7. 2009
    ..Rarely have Geographic Information Systems (GIS) been used to inform community-based outreach and intervention planning. This study sought to identify community settings most likely to reach individuals from geographically localized areas...
  68. pmc Engaging student health organizations in reducing health disparities in underserved communities through volunteerism: developing a student health corps
    Vickie M Mays
    Department of Psychology, University of California Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 20:914-28. 2009
    ..33% Asian Pacific Islander), predominantly at health fairs within Los Angeles County (averaging 138 attendees)...
  69. ncbi Key informant interviews with coordinators of special events conducted to increase cancer screening in the United States
    Cam Escoffery
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Department of Health Policy and Management and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, 39341
    Health Educ Res 29:730-9. 2014
    Special events such as health fairs, cultural festivals and charity runs are commonly employed in the community to increase cancer screening; however, little is known about their effectiveness...
  70. ncbi Basketball clinic educates asthmatic children
    Ronald Morton
    University of Louisville, 571 South Floyd, Suite 414, Louisville, KY 40202, USA
    Phys Sportsmed 37:112-9. 2009
    ..Hoops Kentucky program includes asthma screenings at selected YMCA after-school care facilities and community health fairs, asthma awareness seminars for sports and school coaches, and a half-day basketball event held once a year, ..
  71. ncbi Hepatitis B prevalence among Asian Americans in Michigan: an assessment to guide future education and intervention strategies
    Janilla Lee
    Programs for Multicultural Health, University of Michigan Health System, 2025 Traverwood Dr, Ste 1512, Ann Arbor, MI 48105 2197, USA
    J Community Health 35:534-42. 2010
    Free HBV (hepatitis B virus) screening was offered at 8 health fairs to Asian Americans in Southeast and West Michigan for two and a half years as a community service to study the prevalence of hepatitis B among Asian Americans in ..
  72. ncbi Validating nursing competencies using a fair format
    Diane M Carney
    Regional Health Education Center, Mercy Medical Center North Iowa, Mason City, Iowa 50401, USA
    J Nurses Staff Dev 24:124-8. 2008
    ..The purpose of this article is to describe one approach used in an acute care setting. Staff development specialists and nurse leaders played key roles in assessing, developing, and evaluating a nursing competency validation fair...
  73. pmc A pilot test of a church-based intervention to promote multiple cancer-screening behaviors among Latinas
    Jennifer D Allen
    Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA, USA
    J Cancer Educ 29:136-43. 2014
    ..Participation in small group education sessions was highest (72%), with health fairs (61%) and goal setting (50%) also being popular activities...
  74. ncbi Advance directives: results of a community education symposium
    Elizabeth B Later
    Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center, Idaho Falls, Idaho 83404, USA
    Crit Care Nurse 27:31-5; quiz 36. 2007
  75. ncbi Barriers to health care and health-seeking behaviors faced by Black men
    Cessaly T Cheatham
    School of Nursing, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7460, USA
    J Am Acad Nurse Pract 20:555-62. 2008
    ..To describe unique barriers to health care and health-seeking behaviors faced by Black men and to make recommendations to healthcare providers for improving healthcare access for Black men...
  76. ncbi Feasibility of a Spanish/English computerized decision aid to facilitate smoking cessation efforts in underserved communities
    A Paula Cupertino
    University of Kansas Medical Center, Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, Kansas City, Kansas, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 21:504-17. 2010
    ..People with poor access to medical care are more likely to smoke but are less likely to receive nicotine dependence treatment...
  77. ncbi Teen peer educators and diabetes knowledge of low-income fifth grade students
    Karen J Coleman
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Southern California Permanente Medical Group, 100 S Los Robles, 2nd Floor, Pasadena, CA, USA
    J Community Health 36:23-6. 2011
    ..01), Type 2 DM (21 vs. 52%; P < .001), and the signs of diabetes (10 vs. 39%; P < .001) after the health fair. This approach could be inexpensively integrated into any community-based health promotion with children and adolescents...
  78. ncbi Osteopathic medicine and community health fairs: increasing public awareness while improving public health
    Heather M Stamat
    Ingham Regional Medical Center, 401 W Greenlawn Ave, Lansing, MI 48910 2819, USA
    J Am Osteopath Assoc 108:397-403. 2008
    For members of the public, community health fairs are an opportunity to gather information and receive screening for a variety of common medical conditions...
  79. ncbi Promoting physical activity: a profile of health plan programs and initiatives
    Karen Fitzner
    Health Services Research, Integrated Health Resources, Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association, Chicago, USA
    Manag Care Interface 15:29-41. 2002
    ..physical activity messages into routine services for members (92%) and sponsor community races/walks and health fairs (85%)...
  80. pmc Providing consumer health information in the rural setting: Planetree Health Resource Center's approach
    M A Spatz
    Planetree Health Resource Center, Mid Columbia Medical Center, The Dalles, Oregon 97058, USA
    Bull Med Libr Assoc 88:382-8. 2000
    ..It also works hard to foster partnerships for improved health information delivery with other community organizations, including area schools. This paper describes Planetree Health Resource Center's approach to rural outreach...
  81. ncbi Learning needs as perceived by women less than or equal to 16 weeks pregnant
    Y A Camiletti
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Western Ontario
    Can J Public Health 90:229-32. 1999
    ..This survey was part of a larger community initiative to plan, develop and implement first trimester "Prenatal Health Fairs" in London, Ontario...
  82. ncbi Sun Smart Day: a pilot program for photoprotection education
    M K Buller
    Behavioral Sciences Section, Arizona Cancer Center, Tucson 85719, USA
    Pediatr Dermatol 14:257-63. 1997
    ..Also the curriculum was less difficult to implement, but the health fair was more engaging. A Sun Smart Day program may be an important first step in increasing public awareness and understanding of skin cancer and its prevention...
  83. ncbi Connect with your community. How outreach can strengthen your practice
    Christina Pope
    MGMA Connex 4:30-5, 1. 2004
    ..Four profiled medical groups exemplify getting back by giving--and keep a sound bottom line while doing so...
  84. ncbi A service-oriented teaching and learning project
    Karla Levy
    University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston School of Nursing, Galveston, TX, USA
    Pediatr Nurs 28:219-21. 2002
    ..Students were successful when given encouragement and support to create and present TL projects...
  85. ncbi A community participatory oral health promotion program in an inner-city Latino community
    M R Watson
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Baltimore College of Dental Surgery, Dental School, University of Maryland, 666 West Baltimore Street, Baltimore, MD 21201 1596, USA
    J Public Health Dent 61:34-41. 2001
    ..The main goal was to explore the feasibility of implementing such a project...
  86. ncbi Developing a health and lifestyle event for middle-aged men
    Brian Graham Mowbray
    Nurs Times 100:36-8. 2004
    ..The event was well attended and positively evaluated by the men who attended and the staff who participated...
  87. ncbi Practical ethics. Bringing reinforcements
    Teri Watson
    Hosp Health Netw 77:27. 2003
  88. ncbi Screening to the converted: an educational intervention in African American churches
    B D Mann
    MCP Hahnemann School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19129, USA
    J Cancer Educ 15:46-50. 2000
    ..Since the church is central to the organization of the African American community, the authors set out to determine whether a church-directed educational project could influence parishioners to obtain cancer screening...
  89. ncbi Performance of a new screening spirometer at a community health fair
    Robin J Schoh
    National Lung Health Education Program, 899 Logan St, 2nd Floor, Denver CO 80203 3130, USA
    Respir Care 47:1150-7. 2002
    ..Compare the results from a new screening spirometer (EasyOne) with the results from a standard laboratory spirometer (Vmax) approved by the American Thoracic Society...
  90. ncbi A student-initiated interactive course as a model for teaching reproductive health
    Elissa Meites
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Health Research and Policy, and the Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, CA 94305 5317, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 187:S30-3. 2002
    ..Students were asked to self-assess their learning of key reproductive health competencies taught in the course...
  91. ncbi A model for a children's dental health carnival
    S D Harn
    Department of Oral Biology, University of Nebraska Medical Center, College of Dentistry
    ASDC J Dent Child 58:320-7. 1991
    ..The authors would be pleased to share additional information with interested parties...
  92. ncbi Hospital health promotion: swimming or sinking in an upstream business?
    Lori L Hilgerson
    School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
    Health Promot Pract 4:56-63. 2003
    ..Although moving upstream with health promotion, an analysis of program content suggests modifications may be necessary in order to serve as effective interventions for health priorities...
  93. pmc Preventing unintentional injuries to children under 15 years in the outdoors: a systematic review of the effectiveness of educational programs
    Mark Pearson
    Peninsula Technology Assessment Group PenTAG, Peninsula Medical School, University of Exeter, Exeter, UK
    Inj Prev 18:113-23. 2012
    ....
  94. ncbi Cardiovascular disease risk factors and diabetes in Asian Indians residing in Michigan
    Tsu Yin Wu
    School of Nursing, Eastern Michigan University, 311 Everett L Marshall Building, Ypsilanti, MI 48197, USA
    J Community Health 37:395-402. 2012
    ..The sample consisted of 273 Asian Indians (AI) recruited through health fairs for surveys and blood tests throughout the state of Michigan. The prevalence of self-reported diabetes (20...
  95. ncbi High prevalence of metabolic syndrome in young Hispanic women: findings from the national Sister to Sister campaign
    Fatima Rodriguez
    Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Metab Syndr Relat Disord 11:81-6. 2013
    ..We sought to better understand the epidemiology of metabolic syndrome in Hispanic women using data from a large, community-based health screening program...
  96. ncbi Characteristics of women lost to follow-up in cardiovascular community health interventions: findings from the Sister to Sister campaign
    Sahar Naderi
    Heart and Vascular Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH, USA
    J Community Health 38:458-62. 2013
    ..In 2009, Sister to Sister, a national organization that sponsors community health fairs, provided free cardiovascular health screenings for a total of 9,443 women nationwide...
  97. ncbi Understanding consumer preferences for communication channels to create consumer-directed health promotion efforts in psychiatric rehabilitation settings
    Evelina DiFranco
    4Sight Blindness Prevention Program, Department of Ophthalmology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Psychiatr Rehabil J 29:251-7. 2006
    ..Respondents were generally unfamiliar with community health fairs and related events...
  98. ncbi Profiles, perceptions and motivations of Community Health Workers of NGOs in a border city of US-Mexico
    Beatriz Alfaro-Trujillo
    Division of Public Health, Universidad Autonoma de Baja California, School of Medicine and Psychology, Mesa de Otay, CP 22350, Tijuana, B C, Mexico
    J Community Health 37:583-90. 2012
    ..The most commonly reported activities were distribution of informational materials (59.5%) and promotion of health fairs (52.9%)...
  99. ncbi Health care practices of the foreign born Asian Indians in the United States. A community based survey
    Naveen Mehrotra
    Department of Pediatrics, UMDNJ RWJMS, One Robert Wood Johnson Place, MEB 322, New Brunswick, NJ 08903 0019, USA
    J Community Health 37:328-34. 2012
    ..In the present study, participants of the health fairs organized during South Asian cultural and religions events were asked anonymously to complete the South Asian ..
  100. pmc Internet access and online cancer information seeking among Latino immigrants from safety net clinics
    Claire Selsky
    Cancer Control Program, Lombardi Cancer Center and Department of Oncology, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington DC 20007, USA
    J Health Commun 18:58-70. 2013
    ..A cross-sectional study of 1,273 Latinos 21 years and older attending safety net clinics or health fairs was conducted from June 2007 to November 2008...
  101. ncbi Partnership among a faith-based organization and community
    Judith Aponte
    Department of Nursing, Hunter Bellevue School of Nursing, Hunter College, City University of New York, New York 10010, USA
    Holist Nurs Pract 27:162-7. 2013
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Research Grants50

  1. JACKSON HEART STUDY
    HERMAN ALFRED TAYLOR; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..To date over 700 presentations at schools, churches, lay groups and health fairs have been made by JHS staff to enhance the awareness and acceptance of critical preventive health messages...
  2. JACKSON HEART STUDY
    ASOKA S SRINIVASAN; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..To date over 700 presentations at schools, churches, lay groups and health fairs have been made by JHS staff to enhance the awareness and acceptance of critical preventive health messages...
  3. JACKSON HEART STUDY
    ASOKA S SRINIVASAN; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..To date over 700 presentations at schools, churches, lay groups and health fairs have been made by JHS staff to enhance the awareness and acceptance of critical preventive health messages...
  4. JACKSON HEART STUDY
    Herman Taylor; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..To date over 700 presentations at schools, churches, lay groups and health fairs have been made by JHS staff to enhance the awareness and acceptance of critical preventive health messages...
  5. JACKSON HEART STUDY
    Asoka Srinivasan; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..To date over 700 presentations at schools, churches, lay groups and health fairs have been made by JHS staff to enhance the awareness and acceptance of critical preventive health messages...
  6. JACKSON HEART STUDY
    HERMAN ALFRED TAYLOR; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..To date over 700 presentations at schools, churches, lay groups and health fairs have been made by JHS staff to enhance the awareness and acceptance of critical preventive health messages...
  7. Community-Based Kiosks for Hearing Screening and Education
    Martin Patrick Feeney; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..in Portland, OR, and Bay Pines, FL;community centers in Minnesota and Wisconsin;and community centers and health fairs in Columbus, OH...
  8. Community-Based Kiosks for Hearing Screening and Education
    M Patrick Feeney; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..in Portland, OR, and Bay Pines, FL;community centers in Minnesota and Wisconsin;and community centers and health fairs in Columbus, OH...
  9. Prostate Cancer Detection Decision-Making for Low-Income African American Men
    RENA JOY PASICK; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..in settings where low-income men and/or those of low educational attainment access cancer screening such as health fairs and public health clinics...
  10. Nebraska Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS)
    Jennifer Severe-Oforah; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..PRAMS information is provided in prenatal and postpartum hospital packets and during exhibits at health fairs to communicate the importance of completing the PRAMS questionnaire...
  11. Protecting the Health of Future Generations: Assessing and Preventing Exposures
    FRANK ARTHUR VON HIPPEL; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..environmental exposures through community educational programs and public policy actions, including community-based research institutes for college credit, health fairs for all community members, and workshops for health care providers.
  12. Breaking Barriers: Health Science Education in Native American Communities
    Maurice Godfrey; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Work done by students and teachers will be showcased during annual health fairs and Powwows in each tribal region...
  13. AN INNOVATIVE RFA FOR MINORITY HEALTH RESEARCH
    MARY COE; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Cancer awareness will be promoted through educational programs and health fairs. Telecommunication will be available at several sites to allow for immediate consultation...
  14. PREVENTIVE CARDIOLOGY
    Robert Suskind; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..Students will be offered a PC elective, a PC research elective and community activities including health fairs and public education sponsored by the American Heart Association...
  15. Health Behaviors Among Smokers in Public Housing Develop
    Jasjit Ahluwalia; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Smokers from each HD will be recruited through health fairs with the assistance of community health educators (CHEs)...
  16. PROJECT DISH PHASE 1
    WILLIE AUSTIN; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..will be recruited, via existing networks, to participate in community support groups, awareness sessions, and Health Fairs; middle school students will help to organize, publicize, and conduct these community awareness activities...
  17. NCI DIETARY GUIDELINES IN AFRICAN AMERICAN CHURCHES
    Boyd Switzer; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Congregation level interventions include educational food events, health fairs, and pastoral assistance with bulletins, sermons, and counseling techniques to support dietary change efforts ..
  18. DIETARY CHANGE THROUGH BLACK CHURCHES
    Ken Resnicow; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Subjects will be recruited at Health Fairs conducted Atlanta churches. There will be three data collection points; baseline, 6 month, and 1 year follow up...
  19. Prevention of HIV & STD's in Drug Using Women
    Linda Cottler; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Street outreach, bars and clubs, shelters, health fairs and daycare facilities will be used to reach these vulnerable women at risk. 2...
  20. HEALTH PROMOTION THROUGH BLACK CHURCHES
    Ken Resnicow; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..60/church). All participants will be recruited at health fairs conducted in participating churches...
  21. THE AAAS BLACK CHURCH HEALTH CONNECTION PROJECT
    Shirley Malcom; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..Activities will be suitable for use in after-school programs, health fairs, community health days in housing projects, health Sunday at churches, and exhibits in shopping malls and ..
  22. NATIONAL BLACK LEADERSHIP INITIATIVE ON CANCER II: NETWO
    David Satcher; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..lung and prostate) and will be targeted in best practices to be implemented through seminars, lectures, health fairs and other community outreach efforts...
  23. Biological Determinants of Alcohol Action in Minorities
    Robert Taylor; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Community outreach activities will be continued through radio/TV broadcasts, participation in health fairs and other events...
  24. Biological Determinants of Alcohol Action in Minorities
    Robert Taylor; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Community outreach activities will be continued through radio/TV broadcasts, participation in health fairs and other events...
  25. CONTEXTUAL LEARNING & RESEARCH SCIENCE-- CLEAR SCIENCE
    MARIAN LAMBROS; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..exhibits designed for this project will have a portability component enabling their demonstration and use in school classrooms and at activities such as health fairs, health screenings, health bazaars, and health awareness events.
  26. CANCER EDUCATION GRANT PROGRAM
    Lucile Adams Campbell; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..These activities are accomplished through multidisciplinary conferences, health fairs, and training programs.
  27. Behavioral and Physiological Responses to Race-Related Stress in Diabetic Women
    Julie Wagner; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  28. Oral Health and Quality of Life in Children
    MARITA INGLEHART; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  29. Colorectal Cancer Screening Barriers in American Indians/Alaska Natives
    CHRISTINE DALEY; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  30. Noise, Solvents, and Hearing Loss
    Peter Rabinowitz; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..A nested case control study will match cases of hearing loss identified in the cohort with controls by age at hire, year of hire, sex, and gender, to further explore these relationships. ..
  31. Parent-Child Communication & Health Risk Behavior
    SUSAN RIESCH; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Hierarchical modeling will be used to test the effects of the intervention and the mediational processes. ..
  32. GREATER DENVER LATINO CANCER PREVENTION/CONTROL NETWORK
    Estevan Flores; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Recruitment of patients to cancer clinical trials will benefit from the professional and lay education programs facilitated by the Network infrastructure. ..
  33. CANCER AWARENESS NETWORK FOR IMMIGRANT MINORITY POPULATI
    Francesca Gany; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  34. Nitric oxide and cyclooxygenase in arthritis
    Rose Fife; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  35. IMPROVING INSTITUTIONAL ANIMAL RESOURCES
    Rose Fife; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Additionally, this project will provide a second autoclave in the cage wash facility that will enable it to process the increased load of cages and other materials generated by this research. ..
  36. Role of Nitric Oxide in the Progression of Murine Cancer
    Rose Fife; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
  37. EXTRAMURAL RESEARCH FACILITIES IMPROVEMENT
    Rose Fife; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Thus, this proposal now encompasses this new service as well. ..
  38. Center on Genomics/Social Identity in African Diaspora
    Charmaine Royal; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  39. Promoting Physical Activity in Church Going Latinas
    Elva Arredondo; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  40. Minority Pre-doctoral Education to Reduce Disparities
    Matthew Kreuter; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The School of Public Health and Graduate School at Saint Louis University are strongly committed to this program, and have pledged 85% tuition scholarships for students involved. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  41. Sustainable strategies for increasing CIS use among African American and Hispanic
    Matthew Kreuter; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Because the intervention is highly integrated within current CIS structure and practices, this approach can be readily adopted if research evidence establishes its effectiveness. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  42. Faith Communities and African-American Women with T2DM
    Kelley Newlin; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The data sets will be analyzed using content analysis. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  43. Tailored messages to increase eye examination behavior
    NANCY ELLISH; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This proposal addresses the need for research to assess tailored print communications to increase eye examination behavior in a minority population at increased risk for glaucoma. ..