government agencies

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Summary: Administrative units of government responsible for policy making and management of governmental activities in the U.S. and abroad.

Top Publications

  1. pmc Work characteristics predict psychiatric disorder: prospective results from the Whitehall II Study
    S A Stansfeld
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, UK
    Occup Environ Med 56:302-7. 1999
  2. ncbi A retrospective evaluation of a score system adopted by the Ministry of Health, Brazil in the diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis in childhood: a case control study
    Clemax Couto Sant'Anna
    Departamento de Pediatria, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brasil
    Rev Inst Med Trop Sao Paulo 45:103-5. 2003
  3. ncbi [Evaluation of a scoring system recommended by the Brazilian Ministry of Health for the diagnosis of childhood tuberculosis]
    Ethel Leonor Noia Maciel
    Nucleo de Doencas Infecciosas, Universidade Federal do Espirito Santo, Vitoria, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 24:402-8. 2008
  4. ncbi Diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis by score system in children and adolescents: a trial in a reference center in Bahia, Brazil
    Clemax Couto Sant'Anna
    Martagão Gesteira Puericulture and Pediatrics Institute of the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
    Braz J Infect Dis 8:305-10. 2004
  5. ncbi Is tuberculosis difficult to diagnose in childhood and adolescence?
    João Carlos Coelho Filho
    José Silveira Foundation, Salvador, Brazil
    J Bras Pneumol 37:288-93. 2011
  6. pmc What do government agencies consider in the debate over added sugars?
    David M Klurfeld
    USDA Agricultural Research Service, Beltsville, MD, USA
    Adv Nutr 4:257-61. 2013
  7. pmc Health research funding agencies' support and promotion of knowledge translation: an international study
    Jacqueline M Tetroe
    Canadian Institutes of Health Research, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Milbank Q 86:125-55. 2008
  8. ncbi Clinical research in the United States at a crossroads: proposal for a novel public-private partnership to establish a national clinical research enterprise
    William F Crowley
    Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston 02114, USA
    JAMA 291:1120-6. 2004
  9. ncbi Job insecurity in white-collar workers: toward an explanation of associations with health
    J E Ferrie
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London Medical School, England
    J Occup Health Psychol 6:26-42. 2001
  10. pmc Global Infectious Disease Surveillance at DoD Overseas Laboratories, 1999-2007
    J Jeremy Sueker
    Armed Forces Health Surveillance Center, Silver Spring, Maryland 20910, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 82:23-7. 2010

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Publications256 found, 100 shown here

  1. pmc Work characteristics predict psychiatric disorder: prospective results from the Whitehall II Study
    S A Stansfeld
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, UK
    Occup Environ Med 56:302-7. 1999
    ..The impact of work on the risk of future psychiatric disorder has been examined in few longitudinal studies. This was examined prospectively in a large epidemiological study of civil servants...
  2. ncbi A retrospective evaluation of a score system adopted by the Ministry of Health, Brazil in the diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis in childhood: a case control study
    Clemax Couto Sant'Anna
    Departamento de Pediatria, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brasil
    Rev Inst Med Trop Sao Paulo 45:103-5. 2003
    ..67), tuberculin skin test >10mm (OR = 8.23). The best cut-off point to the diagnosis of PTB was 30 points, where the score system was more accurate, with sensitivity of 88.9% and specificity of 86.5%...
  3. ncbi [Evaluation of a scoring system recommended by the Brazilian Ministry of Health for the diagnosis of childhood tuberculosis]
    Ethel Leonor Noia Maciel
    Nucleo de Doencas Infecciosas, Universidade Federal do Espirito Santo, Vitoria, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 24:402-8. 2008
    ....
  4. ncbi Diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis by score system in children and adolescents: a trial in a reference center in Bahia, Brazil
    Clemax Couto Sant'Anna
    Martagão Gesteira Puericulture and Pediatrics Institute of the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
    Braz J Infect Dis 8:305-10. 2004
    ..Among patients who had been vaccinated more than 2 years before, there was a 9 times higher risk of finding a tuberculin test above 10 mm in individuals with probable TB in comparison with the patients with possible or unlikely TB...
  5. ncbi Is tuberculosis difficult to diagnose in childhood and adolescence?
    João Carlos Coelho Filho
    José Silveira Foundation, Salvador, Brazil
    J Bras Pneumol 37:288-93. 2011
    ..To determine the sensitivity of the scoring system proposed by the Brazilian National Ministry of Health in 2002 for the diagnosis of tuberculosis in children and adolescents suspected of having the disease...
  6. pmc What do government agencies consider in the debate over added sugars?
    David M Klurfeld
    USDA Agricultural Research Service, Beltsville, MD, USA
    Adv Nutr 4:257-61. 2013
    ..Federal government agencies have different responsibilities related to the food supply including research, food safety, nutrition ..
  7. pmc Health research funding agencies' support and promotion of knowledge translation: an international study
    Jacqueline M Tetroe
    Canadian Institutes of Health Research, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Milbank Q 86:125-55. 2008
    ..Our team asked thirty-three agencies from Australia, Canada, France, the Netherlands, Scandinavia, the United Kingdom, and the United States about their role in promoting the results of the research they fund...
  8. ncbi Clinical research in the United States at a crossroads: proposal for a novel public-private partnership to establish a national clinical research enterprise
    William F Crowley
    Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston 02114, USA
    JAMA 291:1120-6. 2004
    ..All participants in the US health care delivery system must come together to focus on system-wide improvements that will benefit the public...
  9. ncbi Job insecurity in white-collar workers: toward an explanation of associations with health
    J E Ferrie
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London Medical School, England
    J Occup Health Psychol 6:26-42. 2001
    ..Apart from a minor role for social support at work in both sexes and a modest role for job demands in women, adverse changes in these factors explain little of the job insecurity-health relationship...
  10. pmc Global Infectious Disease Surveillance at DoD Overseas Laboratories, 1999-2007
    J Jeremy Sueker
    Armed Forces Health Surveillance Center, Silver Spring, Maryland 20910, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 82:23-7. 2010
    ..Areas for further program strengthening are identified...
  11. pmc U.S. Government engagement in support of global disease surveillance
    Rebecca L Katz
    U S Department of State, Washington, DC, USA
    BMC Public Health 10:S13. 2010
    ..This paper aims to describe the agencies and offices working directly on global disease surveillance capacity building in order to clarify the United States Government interagency efforts in this space...
  12. pmc Off-label use of medicines in children: can available evidence avoid useless paediatric trials? The case of proton pump inhibitors for the treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease
    Giovanni Tafuri
    Utrecht Institute for Pharmaceutical Sciences, Utrecht University, P O Box 80 082, 3508 TB, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Eur J Clin Pharmacol 65:209-16. 2009
    ..In some cases of drug therapy, the available evidence might be sufficient to extend the indications to children without further clinical studies...
  13. pmc An uncertain future: the health effects of threats to employment security in white-collar men and women
    J E Ferrie
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London Medical School, England
    Am J Public Health 88:1030-6. 1998
    ..This study examined changes in the health status of civil servants whose employment security was threatened...
  14. pmc State implementation of the Breast and Cervical Cancer Prevention and Treatment Act of 2000: a collaborative effort among government agencies
    Cynthia French
    Program Services Branch, Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3717, USA
    Public Health Rep 119:279-85. 2004
    ..Implementation of the BCCPTA requires collaboration and coordination among many government agencies, including the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, ..
  15. ncbi Factors associated with success of market authorisation applications for pharmaceutical drugs submitted to the European Medicines Agency
    Jan Regnstrom
    European Medicines Agency EMEA, London, UK
    Eur J Clin Pharmacol 66:39-48. 2010
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  16. pmc Development of a health-protective drinking water level for perchlorate
    David Ting
    Pesticide and Environmental Toxicology Branch, Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment, California Environmental Protection Agency, Oakland, California 94612, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 114:881-6. 2006
    ..We consider the PHG to be adequately protective of sensitive subpopulations, including pregnant women, their fetuses, infants, and people with hypothyroidism...
  17. ncbi Preparing military installations for pandemic influenza through tabletop exercises
    Jean Lin Otto
    Armed Forces Health Surveillance Center, Silver Spring, MD 20910, USA
    Mil Med 175:7-13. 2010
    ..Relevant policy implications for installation-level pandemic influenza readiness include access to higher level plans, strategic utilization of assets to optimize surge capacity, and cross-training of personnel...
  18. pmc Research governance delays for a multicentre non-interventional study
    Andrew A Mallick
    Bristol Institute of Child Life and Health, Academic Unit of Child Health, Level 6, UBHT Education Centre Upper Maudlin Street, Bristol BS2 8AE, UK
    J R Soc Med 102:195-8. 2009
    ..To evaluate the delay in research governance approval for a non-interventional, multicentre study in the United Kingdom...
  19. ncbi Bioterrorism preparedness for local health departments
    Anne Morse
    Kent State College of Nursing, USA
    J Community Health Nurs 19:203-11. 2002
    ..We have started this self-assessment and planning process. This bioterrorism guide has provided some structure for us and may be helpful for other local health departments as they begin this process...
  20. pmc The pitfalls of bioterrorism preparedness: the anthrax and smallpox experiences
    Hillel W Cohen
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Ave, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:1667-71. 2004
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  21. ncbi Perspective on the tragedy at the World Trade Center
    Joel Shufro
    New York Committee for Occupational Safety and Health NYCOSH, New York, New York 10010, USA
    Am J Ind Med 42:557-9. 2002
  22. ncbi Pharmaceuticals, the state and the global harmonisation process
    John Abraham
    Centre for Research in Health and Medicine, Department of Sociology, University of Sussex, School of Social Sciences, Arts E Building, Falmer, Brighton BN1 9SN, UK
    Aust Health Rev 28:150-60. 2004
    ..However, evidence is presented to suggest that these legitimising claims are not tenable...
  23. ncbi Medical planning considerations in consequence management
    Pietro D Marghella
    Joint Chiefs of Staff, USA
    Front Health Serv Manage 19:15-23. 2002
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  24. ncbi The impact of federal funding on local bioterrorism preparedness
    Zarnaaz Bashir
    Bioterrorism and Emergency Response, National Association of County and City Health Officials, Washington, DC, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 10:475-8. 2004
  25. ncbi Health departments' implementation of public health's core functions: an assessment of health impacts
    E W Ford
    Tulane University, 1430 Tulane Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70112 26992, USA
    Public Health 119:11-21. 2005
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  26. ncbi Bioterrorism preparedness. III: State and federal programs and response
    Jerry L Mothershead
    Navy Environmental Health Center, 620 John Paul Jones Circle, Suite 1100, Portsmouth, VA 23708, USA
    Emerg Med Clin North Am 20:477-500. 2002
    ....
  27. pmc Interorganizational relationships within state tobacco control networks: a social network analysis
    Melissa Krauss
    Center for Tobacco Policy Research, Saint Louis University School of Public Health, MO 63104, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 1:A08. 2004
    ..Structural aspects of these networks could help describe the process of implementing a state's tobacco control program, but have not yet been examined...
  28. ncbi The role of risk and future land use in cleanup decisions at the Department Of Energy
    Joanna Burger
    Division of Life Sciences, Rutgers University, 604 Allison Road, Piscataway, NJ 08845 8082, USA
    Risk Anal 24:1539-49. 2004
    ..For the nation, balancing among risks is essential within sites and among Department of Energy sites, as well as among other remediation sites (such as those of Department of Defense and Superfund sites)...
  29. ncbi Legal preparedness for bioterrorism
    Gene W Matthews
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Law Med Ethics 30:52-6. 2002
    ..This article covers three aspects of the policy debate: the experience in one state from a legislative perspective, a discussion from an academic viewpoint, and one example of the role of enhanced powers from the response perspective...
  30. ncbi Protecting our vulnerable food supply
    Robert M Pestronk
    Genesee County Health Department, Flint, Michigan, USA
    J Law Med Ethics 30:96-104. 2002
    ..Even when a supportive law is in place and the will and resources to make the law work exist, competing political and economic world-views are constantly at work to amend the law and thus adversely affect the public's health...
  31. ncbi The future of public health preparedness
    Sam Nunn
    J Law Med Ethics 30:202-9. 2002
    ..Finally, he discusses major security challenges facing the United States...
  32. ncbi Perchlorate regulation faces further delay
    Rebecca Renner
    Environ Sci Technol 37:166A-167A. 2003
  33. ncbi Agency, contract and governance: shifting shapes of accountability in the health care arena
    Carolyn Hughes Tuohy
    University of Toronto
    J Health Polit Policy Law 28:195-215. 2003
    ..Accountability mechanisms must clearly locate responsibility for actions and must allow for the exercise of professional judgment...
  34. ncbi Antibiotic resistance: who is winning the war? Introductory remarks
    Albert T Sheldon
    US Food and Drug Administration, Center for Drug Evaluation and Research, Division of Anti Infective Drug Products, Maryland 20850, USA
    Int J Toxicol 22:129-30. 2003
    ..Finally, the national and global strategies developed by federal agencies in the Public Health Action Plan to Combat Antimicrobial Resistance are outlined...
  35. ncbi Invited editorial: a whether forecast
    R H Corbett
    J Radiol Prot 23:239-40. 2003
  36. ncbi US and UK policies governing research with humans
    Karen J Maschke
    The Hastings Center, 12 Malcom Gordon Road, Garrison, NY 10524, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 171:47-55. 2003
  37. ncbi The Human Genome Project: lessons from large-scale biology
    Francis S Collins
    National Human Genome Research Institute, National Institutes of Health, Building 31, Room 4B09, 9000 Rockville Pike, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Science 300:286-90. 2003
  38. ncbi Overview of overseas humanitarian, disaster, and civic aid programs
    Jeff Drifmeyer
    Center for Disaster and Humanitarian Assistance Medicine, Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Mil Med 168:975-80. 2003
    ..This offers possibilities for enhancing host nation infrastructure, allowing improvements beyond the short period of most military humanitarian projects...
  39. ncbi Defining susceptibility for microbial risk assessment: results of a workshop
    John Balbus
    Center for Risk Science and Public Health, The George Washington University School of Public Health and Health Services, The George Washington University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20052, USA
    Risk Anal 24:197-208. 2004
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  40. ncbi Environmental pediatrics and its impact on government health policy
    Lynn Goldman
    Environmental Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 20815, USA
    Pediatrics 113:1146-57. 2004
    ..More recently, these issues have been taken up by states and in the international arena...
  41. ncbi Unmanaged care: towards moral fairness in health care coverage
    Sharona Hoffman
    Case Western Reserve University School of Law, USA
    Indiana Law J 78:659-721. 2003
    ..This Article suggests an analytical framework that can be utilized to determine which interventions are appropriate and evaluates a variety of means by which moral fairness could be promoted in the arena of health care coverage...
  42. ncbi Holding civic medicine accountable: will Morreim's liability scheme work in a disaster?
    Griffin Trotter
    Center for Health Care Ethics and Emergency Medicine Division, Saint Louis University, Health Services Center, Salus Center, 3645 Lafayette Ave, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    J Med Philos 28:339-57. 2003
    ..This problem can be mitigated, I argue, by examining and clarifying the apparent social compact between society and healthcare...
  43. ncbi Administrative law and the public's health
    Eleanor D Kinney
    Center for Law and Health, Indiana University School of Law at Indianapolis, USA
    J Law Med Ethics 30:212-23. 2002
  44. ncbi The biological threat to U.S. water supplies: Toward a national water security policy
    Jennifer B Nuzzo
    Center for Biosecurity of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Baltimore, Maryland 21202, USA
    Biosecur Bioterror 4:147-59. 2006
    ..This includes developing a national research agenda to appropriately identify and characterize waterborne threats and making funds available to implement security improvements...
  45. ncbi Preparedness and response to bioterrorism
    R C Spencer
    Bristol Public Health Laboratory, Level 8, Bristol Royal Infirmary, Marlborough Street, Bristol BS2 8HW, UK
    J Infect 43:104-10. 2001
    ..These protocols will be published on the Department of Health and PHLS web sites...
  46. pmc Advancing health and environmental disease tracking: a 5-year follow-up study
    Jill S Litt
    School of Medicine, University of Colorado, Department of Preventive Medicine and Biostatistics, Denver, CO 80262, USA
    Am J Public Health 97:456-63. 2007
    ..Our goal was to gain an understanding of the extent to which environmental public health tracking (EPHT) has progressed since the release of the 2000 Pew Environmental Health Commission report examining the nation's EPHT infrastructure...
  47. ncbi Domestic preparedness: the grand illusion
    P M Maniscalco
    George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, USA
    Emerg Med Serv 30:46-51, 55. 2001
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  48. pmc Survey of state practices during the 2004-2005 influenza vaccine shortage
    Tom T Shimabukuro
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Office of Workforce and Career Development, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Public Health Rep 122:311-8. 2007
    ..The availability and use of practitioner contact lists and having a relatively high vaccine supply early in the season were associated with smaller decreases in coverage from the previous non-shortage season...
  49. pmc Development of a survey instrument to measure connectivity to evaluate national public health preparedness and response performance
    Barry C Dorn
    Program on Health Care Negotiation and Conflict Resolution, Harvard School of Public Health, 401 Park Dr, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Public Health Rep 122:329-38. 2007
    ..To focus evaluation on the latter, we evaluated the linkages among individuals, organizations, and systems using the construct of "connectivity" and developed a measurement instrument...
  50. ncbi Share and share alike: deciding how to distribute the scientific and social benefits of genomic data
    Morris W Foster
    Department of Anthropology, University of Oklahoma, Norman, Oklahoma 73019, USA
    Nat Rev Genet 8:633-9. 2007
    ..We suggest that the complex interplay of stakeholders and their interests, rather than single-issue and single-stakeholder perspectives, should be considered when deciding genomic data-sharing policies...
  51. ncbi Re-building distribution networks to assure future microbicide access
    Anna Forbes
    Global Campaign for Microbicides, Washington, DC, USA
    AIDS Public Policy J 20:92-101. 2005
    ..This article describes how these policies weaken, rather than strengthen, the capacity of distribution networks to play an urgently needed role in microbicide roll-out when the time comes...
  52. ncbi Engaging the dental workforce in disaster mitigation to improve recovery and response
    Nicholas G Mosca
    Division of Health Services, Mississippi State Department of Health, 570 East Woodrow Wilson Street, Jackson, MS 39215 1700, USA
    Dent Clin North Am 51:871-8, vii-viii. 2007
    ..State dental associations should work with government agencies and emergency management groups to increase awareness of the importance for collaborative emergency ..
  53. pmc Medical toxicology and public health - update on research and activities at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry
    Manish Patel
    Division of Environmental Hazards and Health Effects, National Center for Environmental Health, CDC, USA
    J Med Toxicol 2:83-4. 2006
  54. pmc Medical toxicology and public health--update on research and activities at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry
    Michael Schwartz
    Division of Toxicology and Environmental Medicine, ATSDR
    J Med Toxicol 3:139-40. 2007
  55. ncbi The form and context of federalism: meanings for health care financing
    George France
    Istituto di Studi sui Sistemi Regionali Federali e sulle Autonomie, Rome, Italy
    J Health Polit Policy Law 33:649-705. 2008
    ..S. federalism may be overall less favorable to the development of well-functioning HCF policies, the inferior performance of these policies is to be principally attributed to context...
  56. ncbi The politics of public health policy
    Thomas R Oliver
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 27:195-233. 2006
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  57. ncbi Media, audience, and policy perspectives in health broadcasting
    P V Sharada
    Reproductive and Child Health Project, Commissionerate of Family Welfare, Government of Andhra Pradesh, Hyderabad, India
    Health Commun 13:387-408. 2001
    ..The study adopts a mix of both quantitative and qualitative techniques. The findings reveal limited convergence, indicating the need for more effective reflection of the policy guidelines into media programs...
  58. ncbi New departments address disability issues
    Diana Hinton Noel
    National Conference of State Legislatures, Washington, D C, USA
    NCSL Legisbrief 13:1-2. 2005
  59. ncbi Medical Reserve Corps: strengthening public health and improving preparedness
    Marna L Hoard
    United States Public Health Service, Office of the US Surgeon General, Medical Reserve Corps Program, Rockville, MD 20857, USA
    Disaster Manag Response 3:48-52. 2005
    ..These Medical Reserve Corps units supplement the existing public health and emergency response entities in the community...
  60. ncbi Doubt is their product
    David Michaels
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Health, George Washington University School of Public Health and Health Services, USA
    Sci Am 292:96-101. 2005
  61. ncbi The privatization of human services: myths, social capital and civil society
    Lawrence L Martin
    Center for Community Partnerships, University of Central Florida, USA
    J Health Hum Serv Adm 27:175-93. 2004
    ..Second, the privatization of the human services is a world wide phenomenon that transcends politics and ideology. Third, the privatization of human services helps to promote civil society and generate social capital...
  62. ncbi [The role of public health service in prevention and control of infectious diseases in the Federal Republic of Germany. Tasks, structures and responsibilities--an overview]
    A Wirtz
    Hessisches Sozialministerium, Wiesbaden
    Bundesgesundheitsblatt Gesundheitsforschung Gesundheitsschutz 48:971-8. 2005
    ..Specialized practitioners are needed to ensure professional and fast-acting responses, both for the prevention and control of infectious diseases...
  63. pmc Health departments in the U.S. 1920-1988: statements of mission with special reference to the role of C.-E.A. Winslow
    J F Jekel
    Dept. of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06510-3333
    Yale J Biol Med 64:467-79. 1991
    ..g., AIDS and Lyme disease), environmental hazards, and medical care institutions requires a strong public health presence...
  64. ncbi Update on federal activities related to hospital funding for disaster preparedness
    Nancie Bechtel
    Central Ohio Trauma System COTS, Columbus, OH, USA
    J Trauma Nurs 11:79-83. 2004
  65. ncbi The legal powers of health agencies--recent developments
    Vincent A Sikora
    East Tennessee State University, USA
    J Environ Health 64:27-8. 2002
  66. ncbi Bioterrorism, biodefense, and biotechnology in the military: a comparative analysis of legal and ethical issues in the research, development, and use of biotechnological products on American and British soldiers
    Ashley R Melson
    The Berkeley Law Firm, PC, USA
    Albany Law J Sci Technol 14:E1-E44. 2004
  67. ncbi Centralized drug review processes in Australia, Canada, New Zealand, and the United kingdom
    Steven G Morgan
    University of British Columbia
    Health Aff (Millwood) 25:337-47. 2006
    ..Rigor of process and transparency of data and rationale are believed to be important for maximizing the impact and political acceptability of the processes...
  68. pmc Impact of targeted programs on health systems: a case study of the polio eradication initiative
    Benjamin Loevinsohn
    Department of Vaccines and Biologicals, World Health Organization, 20 Ave Appia, 1211 Geneva 27, Switzerland
    Am J Public Health 92:19-23. 2002
    ..Improved planning in disease eradication initiatives can minimize disruptions in the delivery of other services. Future initiatives should include indicators and baseline data for monitoring effects on health systems development...
  69. ncbi Gene transfer for neurologic disease: agencies, policies, and process
    Jerry R Mendell
    Center for Neuromuscular Disorders, Children s Research Institute, Department of Neurology, The Ohio State University, WA 3024, 700 Children s Drive, Columbus, OH 43205, USA
    Neurology 63:2225-32. 2004
    ..The links provided to all appropriate Web sites will facilitate the process for the clinician investigator...
  70. ncbi Policies and guidelines outside the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry: influencing oral health care for persons with special health care needs
    Martha Ann Keels
    Department of Pediatrics and Surgery, Duke University, Durham, NC, USA
    Pediatr Dent 29:140-2. 2007
    ..AAPD should be aware of these activities and develop such policies in concert with other organizations where feasible...
  71. ncbi What the federal government can do about the nonmedical determinants of health
    Nicole Lurie
    U S Department of Health and Human Services, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 21:94-106. 2002
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  72. ncbi "Agriculture at risk: A report to the nation"--a historical review, critical analysis, and implications for future planning
    K J Donham
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Health, College of Public Health, University of Iowa, Iowa City 52242, USA
    J Agric Saf Health 8:9-35. 2002
    ..This article concludes with an analysis of the limitations of the AAR report, changes in exposed populations over the past decade, and specific recommendations on future actions to address the issues...
  73. ncbi Newspaper reporting of screening mammography
    J Wells
    Health Services Research Unit, Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Oxford, Institute of Health Sciences, Old Road, Oxford OX3 7LF, United Kingdom
    Ann Intern Med 135:1029-37. 2001
    ..Medical journalism may benefit from identification of standards similar to those used for reporting medical research...
  74. ncbi Directed donation: what is a transplant center to do?
    Debera Palmeri
    Hartford Hospital Transplant Program, Hartford, CT, USA
    Nephrol Nurs J 32:701-2. 2005
  75. ncbi What defines a public health emergency? An analysis of the strategic national stockpile and the National Childhood Vaccine Injury Act: the need for prevention of nonterror national medical emergencies
    Kapil Kumar Bhanot
    The Catholic University of America, USA
    J Contemp Health Law Policy 21:137-67. 2004
  76. ncbi Responding to the global HIV/AIDS crisis: a Peace Corps for health
    Fitzhugh Mullan
    Department of Health Policy, George Washington University, Washington, DC 20006, USA
    JAMA 297:744-6. 2007
  77. ncbi Proposed Office of Men's Health Would address 'silent health crisis'
    Stacye Bruckbauer
    J Natl Cancer Inst 95:1038-9. 2003
  78. ncbi Tropical Whitefly IPM Project
    Francisco J Morales
    Tropical Whitefly IPM Project, International Centre for Tropical Agriculture, CIAT, Apartado Aereo 6713, Cali, Colombia
    Adv Virus Res 69:249-311. 2007
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  79. ncbi Genetic toxicology: web resources
    Robert R Young
    BioReliance, 14920 Broschart Road, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Toxicology 173:103-21. 2002
    ..Various government agencies have active genetic toxicology research programs or use genetic toxicology data to assist fulfilling the ..
  80. ncbi Building capacity for health promotion--a case study from China
    Kwok Cho Tang
    Department of Chronic Diseases and Health Promotion, World Health Organization, 20 Avenue Appia, CH 1211 Geneva 27, Switzerland
    Health Promot Int 20:285-95. 2005
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  81. ncbi Self-rescue swimming in cold water: the latest advice
    Michel B Ducharme
    Human Protection and Performance, Defence R and D Canada Toronto, 1133 Sheppard Ave W, Toronto, ON M3M 3B9, Canada
    Appl Physiol Nutr Metab 32:799-807. 2007
    ..a person do after accidental immersion in cold water? For a long time, aquatic safety organizations and government agencies stated that swimming should not be attempted, even when a personal flotation device (PFD) is worn...
  82. pmc Early initiation of and exclusive breastfeeding in large-scale community-based programmes in Bolivia and Madagascar
    Elizabeth Jean Baker
    Academy for Educational Development 1825 Connecticut Avenue, NW Washington, DC 20009 5 721, USA
    J Health Popul Nutr 24:530-9. 2006
    ..In Madagascar, it started high at 86% in 2000, increased during the implementation of the programme, and by 2004, was 91%. These results were achieved quickly and sustained over the course of the intervention...
  83. pmc Assessing effects of a media campaign on HIV/AIDS awareness and prevention in Nigeria: results from the VISION Project
    Joseph Keating
    Department of International Health and Development, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, 1440 Canal Street, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    BMC Public Health 6:123. 2006
    ..The VISION Project used a mass-media campaign that focused on reproductive health and HIV/AIDS prevention. This paper assesses to what extent program exposure translates into increased awareness and prevention of HIV/AIDS...
  84. pmc Epidemiology of fetal alcohol syndrome in American Indians, Alaskan Natives, and Canadian Aboriginal peoples: a review of the literature
    L Burd
    Department of Pediatrics, University of North Dakota, School of Medicine, Grand Forks
    Public Health Rep 109:688-93. 1994
    ..of several publications on fetal alcohol syndrome were reviewed, and four prominent researchers and four government agencies were contacted to identify unpublished articles...
  85. ncbi Nutrition labelling: perspectives of a bi-national agency for Australia and New Zealand
    Margaret A Curran
    Australia New Zealand Food Authority, Australia
    Asia Pac J Clin Nutr 11:S72-6. 2002
    ..The new Code has had extensive input from government agencies, industry and consumers...
  86. ncbi Modern strategies to prevent coronary sequelae and stroke in hypertensive patients differ from the JNC V Consensus Guidelines
    L Tobian
    American Society of Hypertension, New York, NY
    Am J Hypertens 7:859-72. 1994
    In recent years, government agencies of many countries have established consensus guidelines for the evaluation and treatment of hypertension...
  87. ncbi An ecosystem report on the Panama Canal: monitoring the status of the forest communities and the watershed
    Roberto Ibáñez
    Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, Unit 0948, APO, Miami, Florida, USA
    Environ Monit Assess 80:65-95. 2002
    ..But impacts of hunting and pollution near towns are clear, and the burgeoning population will exacerbate these impacts in the next few decades. Changes in policies regarding forest protection and pollution control are necessary...
  88. ncbi Administrative initiatives for reducing inappropriate prescribing of psychotropic drugs in nursing homes: how successful have they been?
    Carmel M Hughes
    School of Pharmacy, Queen s University Belfast, Belfast, Northern Ireland
    Drugs Aging 22:339-51. 2005
    ..However, US government agencies have responded to continuing concerns about nursing home care through the implementation of quality ..
  89. pmc Reaching the unreachable: barriers of the poorest to accessing NGO healthcare services in Bangladesh
    Nizam U Ahmed
    Save the Children USA, Bangladesh Country Office, House 1A 2, Road 91, Gulshan 2, Dhaka 1212, Bangladesh
    J Health Popul Nutr 24:456-66. 2006
    ..Treatment with credit and waived payment for the poorest were also recommended as affordable alternative private healthcare services for the poor...
  90. ncbi Strengthening cost-effectiveness analysis in Thailand through the establishment of the health intervention and technology assessment program
    Sripen Tantivess
    Health Intervention and Technology Assessment Program, Ministry of Public Health, Nonthaburi, Thailand
    Pharmacoeconomics 27:931-45. 2009
    ..Although the HITAP is well financed by a number of government agencies and international organizations, the programme is vulnerable to shortages of qualified research staff, as ..
  91. ncbi Medical counterbioterrorism: the response to provide anthrax prophylaxis to New York City US Postal Service employees
    Robert Partridge
    Office of Emergency Preparedness, Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, MD, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 41:441-6. 2003
    We describe and analyze a recent rapid deployment of disaster medical assistance teams and other government agencies to provide medical screening and anthrax prophylaxis to New York City US Postal Service employees potentially exposed to ..
  92. ncbi Diagnosis and treatment of vitamin D deficiency
    J J Cannell
    Atascadero State Hospital, 10333 El Camino Real, Atascadero, California 93422, USA
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 9:107-18. 2008
    ..A common misconception is that government agencies designed present intake recommendations to prevent or treat vitamin D deficiency. They did not...
  93. pmc Gains in awareness, ownership and use of insecticide-treated nets in Nigeria, Senegal, Uganda and Zambia
    Carol A Baume
    Academy for Educational Development, 1825 Connecticut Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20009, USA
    Malar J 7:153. 2008
    ..Using national ITN monitoring data from the USAID-sponsored AED/NetMark project, this article examines the extent to which these activities were successful in increasing awareness, ownership, and use of nets and ITNs...
  94. pmc Inventory of data sources for estimating health care costs in the United States
    Jennifer L Lund
    Health Services and Economics Branch, Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892 7344, USA
    Med Care 47:S127-42. 2009
    ..To develop an inventory of data sources for estimating health care costs in the United States and provide information to aid researchers in identifying appropriate data sources for their specific research questions...
  95. ncbi Safety of iodine based water sterilization for travelers
    L Goodyer
    Department of Pharmacy, Kings College London, UK
    J Travel Med 7:38. 2000
    ....
  96. ncbi Collaborative partnership for clinical pharmacy services in Kenya
    Sonak D Pastakia
    Department of Pharmacy Practice, Purdue University School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, West Lafayette, IN, USA
    Am J Health Syst Pharm 66:1386-90. 2009
    ..A collaborative partnership for clinical pharmacy services in Kenya is described...
  97. ncbi Government-NGO collaboration and sustainability of orphans and vulnerable children projects in southern Africa
    Alana Rosenberg
    Center for Interdisciplinary Research on AIDS, Yale University School of Medicine, 135 College Street, Suite 200, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Eval Program Plann 31:51-60. 2008
    ..of attention within the field of evaluation to inter-organizational relationships, specifically those with government agencies, as a factor in sustainability...
  98. pmc Workplace and home smoking restrictions and racial/ethnic variation in the prevalence and intensity of current cigarette smoking among women by poverty status, TUS-CPS 1998-1999 and 2001-2002
    Vickie L Shavers
    National Cancer Institute, Division of Cancer Control and Population Science, Applied Research Program, Health Service and Economics Branch, 6130 Executive Blvd, MSC 7344, EPN Room 4005, Bethesda, MD 20892 7344, USA
    J Epidemiol Community Health 60:34-43. 2006
    Recognition of the health consequences of exposure to environmental tobacco smoke has led government agencies and many employers to establish policies that restrict cigarette smoking in public and workplaces...
  99. ncbi Trends in adoption of electronic health records by family physicians in Washington State
    Glen R Stream
    Clinical Information Services, Rockwood Clinic, 14408 East Sprague Avenue, Spokane, Washington 99216, USA
    Inform Prim Care 17:145-52. 2009
    Electronic health record (EHR) adoption is encouraged by health plans, government agencies, and both the American Academy of Family Physicians and the Washington Academy of Family Physicians (WAFP), but rates of EHR adoption by family ..
  100. pmc Chicago area methyl parathion response
    Kenneth G McCann
    Illinois Department of Public Health, Division of Environmental Health, Environmental Toxicology Section, Springfield, Illinois, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 110:1075-8. 2002
    ..in the Chicago, Illinois, area methyl parathion (MP) response with several other federal, state, and local government agencies beginning in April 1997...
  101. ncbi Brazil's mental health adventure
    Richard Weingarten
    Connecticut Mental Health Center, 34 Park Street, New Haven, CT 06519, USA
    Psychiatr Rehabil J 26:303-5. 2003
    ..I see myself as having the opportunity to be a link between the mental health worlds of the U.S. and Brazil. I believe the two countries have much to offer each other when it comes to mental health...

Research Grants76

  1. Novel Reagents and Methods for Rapid and High Throughput Detection of Aflatoxin C
    ALAN AI PING WEI; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Our long term goal is to develop these technologies into robust products for approvals by AOAC and government agencies worldwide for deployment as a rapid and high throughput tool to combat the threat of AF...
  2. Multiplex Serodiagnostic Protein Microarray
    PHILIP LOUIS FELGNER; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..These will be available to RCE investigators, government agencies and to private businesses through licensing agreements...
  3. Predictive Toxicological Paradigms to Establish Inhalation Toxicology Models
    ANDRE ELIAS NEL; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The goal of this project is to develop reliable and reproducible protocols that can be used by academic centers, industry and government agencies as a screen for nanomaterial safety.
  4. IRS insecticides for malaria control and child neurodevelopment in South Africa
    Brenda Eskenazi; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This study aims to provide data to evaluate the risk/benefit of different methods of malaria control and for the development of appropriate interventions to reduce exposure to pregnant women and children. ..
  5. MCRC for Rheumatic Diseases in African Americans
    Gary S Gilkeson; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..providers, the general public, investigators and health professionals at other academic health centers and government agencies. We propose two innovative, high impact projects supported by three cores...
  6. Life Events, Psychophysiological Mediators, Cognitive Decline and Dementia
    Peter P Vitaliano; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Given the relationship between age and dementia, government agencies have warned of a dementia epidemic...
  7. Chiang Mai University HIV/AIDS Clinical Trials Unit
    Thira Sirisanthana; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Finally, Thailand is perhaps the only county in the world where the CRF_01 AE form of HIV can be optimally studied. ADMINISTRATIVE COMPONENT: ..
  8. More and Better Lungs: Ex-Vivo Perfusion of Lungs from Non-Heart-Beating Donors
    Thomas M Egan; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..With N.C. state government agencies, we will develop practices and policies to improve the yield of successful lung retrieval from NHBDs that ..
  9. The 8th Annual Cerebral Cavernous Malformations (CCM) Scientific Meeting
    AMY LEE AKERS; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..will require global collaboration from stakeholders in research, clinical care, advocacy, industry, and government agencies. Facilitating these advancements and collaborations is a priority of Angioma Alliance - the patient ..
  10. Translational Neurotech Summit
    CASEY LYNCH; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..neuroscience, executives in the neurotechnology industry, the investment community and federal government agencies (in particular NINDS, NIMH, and NIDA)...
  11. CMV 2012 - combined 4th Congenital Cytomegalovirus Conference and 14th Internatio
    DEBORAH HYE SPECTOR; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Aim 3 is to foster new collaborations and partnerships between industry, basic and clinical scientists, and government agencies. Aim 4 promotes public education and awareness of the prevalence of congenital CMV infection and impact on ..
  12. SIS_REQUESTING A PURCHASE ORDER IN THE AMOUNT OF $615,000 TO SUPPORT FOR THE NAT
    David Blackburn; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..behalf of the Bethesda Hospitals Emergency Preparedness Partnership (BHEPP) and in conjunction with other government agencies and organizations, in addition to the basic mission of the Library to collect, organize and disseminate ..
  13. Impact of Hurricane Sandy on Morbidity and Mortality in NYC
    Tiffany Harris; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Despite the best efforts of many government agencies and other organizations, 43 deaths were directly attributed to Hurricane Sandy in NYC, primarily due to ..
  14. Clinical Development of Combination Plague/Smallpox Vaccine
    CHARALAMBOS PARTIDOS; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..small business (Inviragen), research institutions (University of Wisconsin, Colorado State University), and government agencies (United States Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases, USGS National Wildlife Health Center)..
  15. Optimizing Linkage and Retention to Hypertension Care in Rural Kenya
    Valentin Fuster; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  16. LYMPHOCYTE-MEDIATED IMMUNITY TO ANAPLASMA MARGINALE
    Reginald Valdez; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..These equipment and facilities are, however, assumed to be available in the laboratory of Dr. Knowles based on his research activities. ..
  17. Technical Information Research Resources for Cancer Preventive Agent Development
    Caroline Sigman; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..recommendations of the NCI Board of Scientific Advisors;and by other NCI staff, officials of other government agencies, and other scientists (e.g...
  18. Nurse Management of Hypertension in Rural Western Kenya
    Rajesh Vedanthan; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..abstract_text> ..
  19. Cognitive and Emotional Sources of Wisdom in Decision Making Across the Lifespan
    Eric J Johnson; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..g., on retirement saving and decumulation and on health care choices) from government agencies to individuals. The tenuous evidence for the effectiveness of fluid intelligence "training" (Owen et al...
  20. Causes of early mortality in HIV-infected Africans on antiretroviral therapy
    ABRAHAM MOSIGISI SIIKA; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ....
  21. Plant-Derived hepatitis B Vaccine from Biomanufacturing System to Clinical Trial
    Robert Britt; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..To prevent escape of transgenic materials strict regulations have been put into effect by government agencies as a matter of oversight...
  22. Malaria in Africa: A History of Infections and Interventions, 1900-2010
    JAMES LEWIS ADRIAN WEBB; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..The United States Government, through the President's Malaria Initiative, is actively engaged in malaria control in Africa. This project is squarely aligned with the larger mission of the National Institutes of Health. ..
  23. 2011-2013 Workshop on Health IT and Economics (WHITE)
    Ritu Agarwal; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The conference also attracted attendees from congressional and government agencies, as well as industry practitioners, including CBO, ONC, NIH, AHRQ, RWJ, HIMSS, Intermountain Healthcare, ..
  24. Kinetic image cytometry assays for neuronal activity/toxicity
    Patrick M McDonough; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The assay will be of interest to government agencies including the US Environmental Protection Agency, and NIH institutes (NCI and NHCLBI) as well as to both ..
  25. High Throughput Immunoassay for Flagellin
    Eva King; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..can be marketed by the applicant, Indoor Biotechnologies, to allergy/immunology researchers in academia, government agencies, pharmaceutical companies and vaccine manufacturers, worldwide...
  26. Prevention of temporary hearing loss with AuraQuell
    PETER BOXER; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..improve the quality of life for millions, and decrease healthcare costs for individuals, businesses, and government agencies. OtoMedicine Inc...
  27. Psychosocial Effects on Patient Adherence, Allostatic Load, and Chronic Disease
    Douglas W Roblin; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..be corrected by acknowledging the benefits of social support and stress mitigation in the curriculum of health promotion programs offered through government agencies, community organizations, and both public and private insurance plans.
  28. Long Term Effects of Infant Wantedness
    David M Bishai; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..This project will make significant gains in our ability to say whether investments in family planning are cost effective compared to other strategies for achieving Millennium Development Goals for maternal and child health. ..
  29. Uncertainties in Modeling Spatially-Resolved Climate Change Health Impacts
    Yang Liu; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..The uncertainty analysis will help government agencies develop robust and appropriate responses to health impacts caused by climate change, and allocate resources ..
  30. Feasibility of Supercritical Carbon Dioxide Sterilization for Absorbable Suture M
    JANET L HUIE; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Recently the EPA and other government agencies have started to monitor ETO in response to personal and environmental issues...
  31. Colorado State University Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory Participation in the V
    Kristy Pabilonia; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..CSUVDL routinely contributes to outreach and service activities for animal owners, livestock producers and government agencies. Since its acceptance into the Vet-LRN in 2011, the CSUVDL has been active in all aspects of Vet-LRN ..
  32. AFrica Focus on Intervention Research for Mental health (AFFIRM)
    Ezra S Susser; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..research in sub-Saharan Africa;3) To establish a network of collaboration between researchers, NGOs and government agencies that facilitates the translation of research knowledge into policy and practice;4) To collaborate with ..
  33. Development of a vulnerability profile of the psychological sequelae of Hurricane
    Emanuela Taioli; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This profile will be accompanied by tables and other user-friendly charts and diagrams for local government agencies, mental health agencies, emergency preparedness agencies, health care workers, and the NSLIJHS (among ..
  34. ASSURING RADIATION PROTECTION
    RUTH EVELYN MCBURNEY; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..of x-ray trends, practice guidelines, and other model procedures and reports for use by state and local government agencies in maintaining effective radiation programs...
  35. More than Training: Workers' Rights Centers Empowering Hazard Awareness/ Response
    Linda S Forst; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..contractors rather than day laborers, and engage in direct action or group action and file complaints to government agencies, suggesting strong self-efficacy. While work hazards are a concern, few centers address them...
  36. Health Effects and Geochemistry of Arsenic and Manganese
    Joseph H Graziano; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..with government and the NIEHS SRP Center: As and Mn Exposure in Groundwater" works with several government agencies to help understand and solve their local groundwater problems...
  37. An Intregated System for the Epidemiological Application of Earth Observation Tec
    Michael C Wimberly; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..In both of these case studies, we will actively partner with public health practitioners from government agencies and non-governmental organizations to gain feedback on the usability of the decision support tools and the ..
  38. Strategies to Improve Vaccination Coverage in Child Care Centers and Preschools
    Julie H Shakib; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..best practices that can be recommended by the CDC and other national organizations to state and local government agencies, CCCS, and preschools to ensure that children in child care settings are fully immunized.
  39. Chemical and Toxicological Analysis of Air Quality Using a Novel Device
    CHRISTOPHER H PRICE; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..These improvements will permit the expansion of the target market to include regulatory and defense government agencies, and industry users such as pharmaceutical manufacturers and product testers.
  40. Unattended Vapor Intrusion Monitor
    Sanjay V Patel; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..The VIM will be sold directly to remediation specialists and government agencies for use in their research and remediation programs...
  41. Improving Care Transitions for Persons Receiving Long-Term Services &Supports
    ROBYN IRENE STONE; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..is a broad-based coalition of the nation's leading long- term care, health and consumer advocates, and government agencies, focused on improving the effectiveness and efficiency of care and quality of life of people receiving long-..
  42. NIAAA Outreach, Communications, and Conference Support
    MELINDA MOYER; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..and fosters partnerships and collaboration with other NIH Institutes, Federal, State, and local government agencies, and national and international organizations...
  43. NIAAA Outreach, Communications, and Conference Support
    MELINDA MOYER; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..and fosters partnerships and collaboration with other NIH Institutes, Federal, State, and local government agencies, and national and international organizations...
  44. Toxicology Education Summit
    Aaron Barchowsky; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..g., American Chemical Society), academia, and government agencies for toxicological curricular content that will advance the understanding and practice of toxicology by ..
  45. NIAAA Outreach, Communications, and Conference Support
    MELINDA MOYER; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..and fosters partnerships and collaboration with other NIH Institutes, Federal, State, and local government agencies, and national and international organizations...
  46. Complex and Self-serving Altruism in Research
    Dan Ariely; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Each year, billions of dollars flow from government agencies like the National Institutes of Health to academic research labs throughout the country...
  47. NIAAA Outreach, Communications, and Conference Support
    MELINDA MOYER; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..and fosters partnerships and collaboration with other NIH Institutes, Federal, State, and local government agencies, and national and international organizations...
  48. NIAAA Outreach, Communications, and Conference Support
    MELINDA MOYER; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..and fosters partnerships and collaboration with other NIH Institutes, Federal, State, and local government agencies, and national and international organizations...
  49. Reducing Health Disparities in Vulnerable African American Families and Communiti
    RONALD LLOYD BRAITHWAITE; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..that integrates our intenvoven network of partnerships with academic institutions, civic organizations, government agencies, community-based organizations, schools, prisons, neighborhood clinics, health providers and policy makers...
  50. Towards Effective and Efficient Adoption of Health IT in Home Health Care
    Günes Koru; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..key solutions and strategies that can be implemented by HHAs as well as other parties such as vendors and government agencies. Rich and detailed contextual data will be collected by using qualitative methods involving interviews with ..
  51. Enhancing Information Dissemination on Health Disparities Research: A Database
    Bill Bowers; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..S. government entities. The existence of such a database will be a boon to researchers, clinicians, and government agencies that deal with underserved populations and minorities and any groups that suffer from health disparities...
  52. Enzymatic Detection of Petroleum in Seafood
    JOSEPH FRANCIS KREBS; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Our new test kits will provide seafood producers and government agencies such as the FDA and NOAA with much-needed cost-effective, reliable and sensitive tools to detect petroleum ..
  53. Emerging Issues in Safe and Sustainable Mobility for Older Persons
    Karlene K Ball; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Persons is designed to bring scientists, policy makers, industry stakeholders, and representatives from government agencies together to openly discuss issues and potential solutions to barriers with respect to the safe mobility of ..
  54. Local Health Impacts of Land Application of Sewage Sludge
    Steven B Wing; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..been dismissed by government officials have low trust in authorities and in health research conducted by government agencies and university researchers who have ties with sludge generators and industries that profit from sludge ..
  55. Discovering the Future of Pediatric IBD Care
    Wallace Crandall; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..However, rarely do professional societies, foundations, government agencies and patients and their families work together to establish and implement an integrated research agenda...
  56. Effects-Related Biomarkers of Environmental Neurotoxic Exposures
    Evan P Gallagher; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The Research Translation Core will ensure timely and appropriate communication of our research findings to relevant stakeholders, including government agencies, community groups, and the private sector.
  57. (CDC R49) Center for Injury Research and Policy
    Gary Smith; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..collaboration among its world-class team of research scientists, staff, and partners, including government agencies, non-governmental organizations, public and private sector entities, community groups, professionals, ..
  58. Randomized Controlled Trial of the P.L.A.Y. Project Intervention for Autism
    Richard Solomon; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..A successful trial would encourage private insurers and government agencies to approve major increases in funding for autism intensive intervention services, resulting in wide ..
  59. Rapid detection of toxic petroleum residues in seafood
    JOSEPH FRANCIS KREBS; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Our test kit will provide seafood producers and government agencies such as the FDA and NOAA with a much-needed cost-effective, reliable and sensitive tool to detect petroleum ..
  60. Health Care Reform and Disparities in the Care and Outcomes of Trauma Patients
    Wenjun Li; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Multi-level models will be used to analyze data routinely collected by MA government agencies between 2002 and 2011, including 1) Trauma Surveillance Systems, 2) Emergency Department Discharge Database,..
  61. 2/2 GEOHealth Development of the West Africa GEOHealth Hub: The Gambia
    Rex A Kuye; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Methods will include: (1) contacting all relevant academic institutions, NGOs, and government agencies in the 15-country West Africa sub-region to assess their potential for expanded regional collaborations;(2) ..
  62. Small molecule inhibitors of ricin and shiga toxins
    Jon D Robertus; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Our goal is create ricin (and homologous shiga toxin) inhibitors that can prevent, or alleviate toxicity in animals and serve as the basis for development, by commercial or government agencies, of true antidote drugs.
  63. Workshop on Interactive Systems in Healthcare (WISH) 2012
    Wanda Pratt; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Furthermore, we hope that government agencies-including funding, policy, and service agencies such as AHRQ-will find the research presented at the ..
  64. Workshop on Interactive Systems in Health Care 2011
    Madhu C Reddy; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Furthermore, we hope that government agencies-including funding, policy, and service agencies such as AHRQ-will find the research presented at the ..
  65. Mental Health Services and Global Trade
    Howard Waitzkin; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..S. government agencies, multinational banking and trade organizations, international and national health organizations, ..
  66. Collaborative Study:Workplace Musculoskeletal Disorders
    David Rempel; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This data is critical for employers, employees and government agencies in order to establish the most effective prevention strategies...
  67. Global Trade and U.S. Health Policies
    Howard Waitzkin; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..S. government agencies, multinational banking and trade organizations, international and national health organizations, ..
  68. ISSUES IN ANIMAL HEALTH AND VETERINARY MEDICINE
    Mary Poos; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..The ':Panel will respond to specific requests for studies by government agencies and others, as well focus on broad-spectrum issues of education and policy in the area of animal health and ..
  69. ECRI Institute Technology Assessment Policy Conference 2009
    JEFFREY LERNER; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..companies, medical device manufacturers, research organizations and consumer groups, and State and Federal government agencies, as well as elected officials and members of the judiciary...
  70. Tissue engineered osteochondral patella resurfacing
    James Cook; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..disability, morbidity, and financial and emotional costs to patients, the health-care industry, government agencies, and tax-payers...
  71. ENHANCED LOCAL LYMPH NODE ASSAY USING FLOW CYTOMETRY
    GEORGE DEGEORGE; Fiscal Year: 2000
    The Animal Welfare Act (AWA) and government agencies require, when available, the use of alternative methods which address the Reduction, Refinement and Replacement (3R's) of animal studies...
  72. Community Assist of Southern Arizona
    RAMON ESTRADA; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..childhood lead poisoning; and 4) to further act as liaison between the community and researchers and government agencies. The two measurable goals of CASA are reduction in the number of visits to school nurses caused by ..
  73. co-Trimoxazole in Zambian Infants (TZI)
    CHRISTOPHER GILL; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  74. Evaluation of a Web-based Instrument for Service-Level Cost Estimation in Drug Ab
    Laura J Dunlap; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The Web SASCAP will help researchers and government agencies disseminate information on the costs of treatment programs and health interventions without excessive costs ..
  75. The Emergence of Institutional Elder Care in China
    Vincent Mor; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Research findings will also inform potential consumers of institutional LTC services and government agencies interested in policy making, planning and regulations in this area...