united states government agencies
Summary: Agencies of the FEDERAL GOVERNMENT of the United States.
Publications207 found, 100 shown here
- Hurricane Katrina disaster diplomacyIlan Kelman
National Center for Atmospheric Research, 3450 Mitchell Lane, Boulder, CO 80301, USA
Disasters 31:288-309. 2007..The evidence presented is used to discuss the potential implications of Hurricane Katrina disaster diplomacy, indicating that factors other than disaster-related activities generally dominate diplomatic relations and foreign policy...
- Research requirements for operational decision-making using models of fatigue and performanceKarl E Friedl
US Army Medical Research and Materiel Command, Frederick, MD, USA
Aviat Space Environ Med 75:A192-9. 2004..Users should be made aware that current models and tests are not likely to encompass all of the aspects of human performance that are relevant to field environments and occupations...
- Food fight: the battle over redefining competitive foodsSheila Fleischhacker
School of Law, Loyola University of Chicago, 25 E Pearson St, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
J Sch Health 77:147-52. 2007..Environmental and policy influences are potentially the most powerful-and yet the least understood-strategies for reversing the current childhood obesity epidemic...
- New federal guidelines for physician-pharmaceutical industry relations: the politics of policy formationSusan Chimonas
Center on Medicine as a Profession CMAP, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) 24:949-60. 2005..We also explore the implications--some intended, others unanticipated--of the final document...
- Death at a discount: how the tobacco industry thwarted tobacco control policies in US military commissariesElizabeth A Smith
Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, Box 0612 San Francisco, CA 94143 0612, USA
Tob Control 16:38-46. 2007..Tobacco use also impairs short-term troop readiness...
- The implications of TRICARE on medical readinessShonna L Mulkey
U S Army Baylor University Graduate Program in Health Care Administration, AMEDD Center and School, 3151 Scott Road, Fort Sam Houston, TX 78234, USA
Mil Med 169:16-22. 2004..Operational expense was a decisive factor with the reserve component option significantly less costly than the TRICARE alternative. Weaknesses and strengths of each option were identified and discussed, and alternatives were recommended...
- Military deployment health surveillance policy and its application to Special Operations ForcesRichard T Hartman
Headquarters U S Special Operations Command, Office of the Command Surgeon, MacDill Air Force Base, FL 33621 5323, USA
Mil Med 169:1-6. 2004..Preliminary evaluation indicates that deployment health surveillance implementation could be improved with the introduction of policy awareness education, training, and technology...
- Operating in orange: what do you do?John Erich
Emerg Med Serv 33:46-7. 2004
- Regulatory and judicial oversight of nonprofit hospitalsDavid M Studdert
N Engl J Med 356:625-31. 2007
- Creating a health care agenda for the Department of Homeland SecurityEric K Noji
United States Public Health Service, USA
Manag Care 12:7-12. 2003..Local response and coordination with federal authorities and the issues inherent in these efforts are discussed in depth in the presentations that begin on the following page of this publication...
- Military medical ethics--physician first, last, alwaysGeorge J Annas
Department of Health Law, Bioethics, and Human Rights, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, USA
N Engl J Med 359:1087-90. 2008
- Roadmap for public health workforce preparednessBernard J Turnock
Division of Community Health Sciences, Illinois Public Health Preparedness Center, Illinois Regional Health Workforce Center, University of Illinois at Chicago, School of Public Health, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
J Public Health Manag Pract 9:471-80. 2003....
- The homeland security communications mistakeWilliam E Ott
CPCS Technologies, North Carolina, USA
JEMS 28:90-1. 2003
- Biodefense: who's in charge?Victoria Sutton
Center for Biodefense, Law and Public Policy, Texas Tech University School of Law, USA
Health Matrix Clevel 13:117-58. 2003
- Genes, race, and population: avoiding a collision of categoriesJonathan Kahn
Hamline University School of Law, 1536 Hewitt Ave, St Paul, MN 55104, USA
Am J Public Health 96:1965-70. 2006..It offers a framework to manage the tension involved in using existing federally mandated categories of race and ethnicity alongside new scientific findings about human genetic variation...
- High-throughput laboratories for Homeland and National SecurityScott P Layne
Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
Biosecur Bioterror 1:123-30. 2003
- Throwing money at biodefenseLaura Defrancesco
Nat Biotechnol 22:375-8. 2004
- Antitrust angst. Providers continue to seek clarity from feds on what types of deals and clinical affiliations would run afoul of the lawGregg Blesch
Mod Healthc 37:28-30. 2007
- The Pentagon attack of September 11, 2001: a burn center's experienceMarion H Jordan
The Burn Center at Washington Hospital Center, Washington, DC, USA
J Burn Care Rehabil 26:109-16. 2005..3) The reserve capacity of burn beds in the United States is limited, and the burn centers and the American Burn Association must continue to seek recognition and support from Congress and the federal agencies for optimal preparedness...
- Burn specialty teamsRob Sheridan
Burn Specialty Team 1, International Medical Surgical Response Team East
J Burn Care Rehabil 26:170-3. 2005..It appears that this can be most effectively accomplished through participation in the Burn Specialty Team Program, which has been developed to rapidly augment emergency medical teams with burn expertise...
- Plenary Session II: American Burn Association Disaster Readiness PlanMarion H Jordan
Committee on Organization and Delivery of Burn Care and Ad Hoc Disaster Response Planning Committee, American Burn Association, Chicago, Illinois, USA
J Burn Care Rehabil 26:183-91. 2005
- Pharmaceuticals and the strategic national stockpile programAmy Stewart
Division of Disaster Planning and Readiness, Illinois Department of Public Health, 500 E Monroe Street, Springfield, IL 62701, USA
Dent Clin North Am 51:857-69, vii. 2007..Finally, the important role of the dental profession for dispensing medication and providing mass immunization in the event of a disaster is described...
- Disastrous expenses. Knowing where to send the bills after disaster strikes can make it easier for hospitals to pick up the pieces and stay in businessCinda Becker
Mod Healthc 37:64, 66, 68 passim. 2007
- Engaging the dental workforce in disaster mitigation to improve recovery and responseNicholas 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 response health services in the aftermath of natural disasters...
- Emergency response system in the United StatesHarold G Koenig
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, GRECC VA Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
South Med J 100:924-5. 2007
- Homeland security and public health: role of the Department of Veterans Affairs, the US Department of Homeland Security, and implications for the public health communityKristi L Koenig
Emergency Management Strategic Healthcare Group, Veterans Health Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs, Washington, DC, USA
Prehosp Disaster Med 18:327-33. 2003..Challenges and opportunities for public health are highlighted...
- The Department of Defense pharmacy benefit management programKevin Ridderhoff
U S Army Baylor University Graduate Program in Health Care Administration, U S Army Medical Department Center and School, 3151 Scott Road, Fort Sam Houston, TX 78234 6135, USA
Mil Med 170:302-4. 2005..To accelerate the efficiency and effectiveness the enterprise-wide pharmacy benefit manager has already achieved, DoD should increase the funding, staff, and authority of the PEC...
- Insurers. Like a locomotive. Insurer protected rail clerks, now setting IT standardsJoseph Mantone
Mod Healthc 34:28, 30. 2004
- Billions for biodefense: federal agency biodefense funding, FY2001-FY2005Ari Schuler
Research Analyst at the Biosecurity Center of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Baltimore, Maryland 21202, USA
Biosecur Bioterror 2:86-96. 2004..In total, approximately $14.5 billion has been funded for civilian biodefense through FY2004, with an additional $7.6 billion in the President's budget request for FY2005...
- FEMA's organized response with a pediatric subspecialty team: the National Disaster Medical System response: a pediatric perspectiveDebra L Weiner
Department of Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Pediatrics 117:S405-11. 2006
- Does consumer satisfaction information matter? Evidence on member retention in FEHBP plansMing Tai-Seale
Texas A and M University, USA
Med Care Res Rev 61:171-86. 2004....
- Biological threat characterization research: a critical component of national biodefenseJames B Petro
Joint Military Intelligence College, Bolling AFB, Washington, DC 20340 5100, USA
Biosecur Bioterror 3:295-308. 2005..This article articulates the need for a coordinated national biological threat characterization program, discusses some of the principal challenges associated with such research, and suggests a few options for their resolution...
- Perspectives on coordination from the Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense/Health AffairsElspeth Cameron Ritchie
Mental Health Policy, Falls Church, VA 22041 3206, USA
Mil Med 167:31-2. 2002..However, the different teams initially had difficulties with communication and command and control issues. This article describes the perspective from Health Affairs on coordination of those efforts...
- Providing nursing care with federal disaster-relief teamsJacquelyn M Riley
Emergency Department, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 110 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02215, USA
Disaster Manag Response 1:76-9. 2003
- The Strategic National Stockpile: roles and responsibilities of health care professionals for receiving the stockpile assetsDebraelee Esbitt
Strategic National Stockpile Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road NE, MS D 08, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
Disaster Manag Response 1:68-70. 2003..A brief overview of the SNS Program and the role of local and state health care providers for receiving the SNS assets are reviewed...
- Cyber terrorRichard Haugh
Hosp Health Netw 77:60-4, 2. 2003..How can your hospital protect its IT system before and after such insidious attacks...
- Three meanings of capacity; or, why the federal government is most likely to lead on insurance access issuesJoseph White
Center for Policy Studies, Case Western Reserve University, USA
J Health Polit Policy Law 28:217-44. 2003..But that leadership could take the form of either the expanding or contracting of access to insurance...
- National strategy for pandemic influenza released; $3.8 billion appropriated for pandemic preparednessMichael Mair
Biosecur Bioterror 4:2-5. 2006
- Human experiments and national security: the need to clarify policyJonathan D Moreno
Center for Biomedical Ethics, University of Virginia, USA
Camb Q Healthc Ethics 12:192-5. 2003
- Challenges in the federal regulation of pain management technologiesLars Noah
University of Florida in Gainesville, USA
J Law Med Ethics 31:55-74. 2003
- Strategic National Stockpile program: implications for military medicineJames T Need
Battelle Memorial Institute, Hampton, VA 23669 4054, USA
Mil Med 171:698-702. 2006..This article describes the SNS program and discusses issues of relevance to medical treatment facility commanders and Department of Defense medical planners and logisticians...
- How does the employer contribution for the federal employees health benefits program influence plan selection?Curtis S Florence
Department of Health Policy and Management, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) 22:211-8. 2003..We find that there is little risk segmentation in the FEHBP and that reducing the premium subsidy would lower government premium spending and slightly increase risk segmentation...
- Consumer driven healthcare and the birth of health reimbursement arrangementsRandall K Abbott
Manag Care Q 10:4-7. 2002..Communication, education, and the use of Web-enabled technology are critical elements of this process...
- IRS ruling makes patient power a reality for all employersGreg Scandlen
National Center for Policy Analysis, Dallas, USA
Manag Care Q 10:1-3. 2002..HRAs are far more flexible in design than earlier efforts such as Medical Savings Accounts or Flexible Spending Accounts. Ironically, because of the IRS, innovation is likely to continue in the area of employee benefits...
- Overview of command and control issues: setting the stageJames A Geiling
Medical Corps, U S Army, DiLorenzo TRICARE Health Clinic, Washington, DC 20310 5801, USA
Mil Med 167:3-5. 2002..Understanding the setting better facilitates the lessons learned in providing mental health support to this horrific event...
- Hospitals review plans in wake of latest threatsJeff Tieman
Mod Healthc 32:10-1. 2002
- The Patriot Act: violating trustees' trust?Roger A Ritvo
Auburn University, Montgomery, AL, USA
Trustee 59:29-30. 2006
- High-speed advanced sensors for bioterror weapons. What we have done, what more needs to be done now, and what needs to be done in the futureC Robert Kline
IEEE Eng Med Biol Mag 21:43-7. 2002
- Oregon v. Ashcroft: the battle over the soul of medicineBen A Rich
Bioethics Program, University of California, Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, USA
Camb Q Healthc Ethics 12:310-21. 2003
- Hospitals may see stars. HHS' Leavitt floats trial balloon on ratingsMatthew DoBias
Mod Healthc 36:8-9. 2006
- Development of the Vaccine Analytic Unit's research agenda for investigating potential adverse events associated with anthrax vaccine adsorbedDaniel C Payne
Bacterial Vaccine Preventable Diseases Branch, Epidemiology and Surveillance Division, National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 16:46-54. 2007..The focus of this report is to describe the process by which the VAU's anthrax vaccine safety research plan was developed following a comprehensive review of these topics...
- Navigating NHTSA: an interview with Drew Dawson. Interview by Raphael M. BarishanskyDrew Dawson
EMS Division, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, USA
Emerg Med Serv 35:39-40. 2006
- Risk assessment of the National Institute of Standards and Technology petroleum crude oil standard water accommodated fraction: further application of a copepod-based, full life-cycle bioassayAdriana C Bejarano
Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina 29208, USA
Environ Toxicol Chem 25:1953-60. 2006..Naupliar-stage survival and developmental endpoints were the most sensitive indicators of exposure to the NIST crude oil WAF..
- Joint Commission under fire. GAO study shows possibility of conflicts: StarkAndis Robeznieks
Mod Healthc 37:10. 2007
- The president's scientistNeal F Lane
James A Baker III Institute for Public Policy, Rice University, Houston, TX 77005, USA
Cell 139:847-50. 2009..The science advisor to the US president has the opportunity to influence how scientific research is supported by the federal government, as well as the ways in which science and technology can be applied to meet the needs of society...
- Environmental objections to the PAVE PAWS radar system: a scientific reviewRobert K Adair
Department of Physics, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8121
Radiat Res 159:128-34. 2003..I discuss those standards that are sufficiently well defined to be subject to analysis and show that they are not based on sound quantitative reasoning...
- Tax-exempt targets. IRS introduces initiative to examine executive compensation, excess benefitsMark Taylor
Mod Healthc 34:10-1. 2004
- How cheap are Canada's drugs really?Aidan Hollis
Department of Economics, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
J Pharm Pharm Sci 7:215-6. 2004..This article compares pharmaceutical prices paid by governments in the United States and Canada...
- Public health. Building microbial forensics as a response to bioterrorismBruce Budowle
Federal Bureau of Investigation, Laboratory Division, Quantico, VA 22135, USA
Science 301:1852-3. 2003....
- When self-regulation, market forces, and private legal actions fail: appropriate government regulation and oversight is necessary to ensure minimum standards of quality in long-term health careAlexander D Eremia
Georgetown University Hospital, USA
Ann Health Law 11:93-124, table of contents. 2002....
- Keeping the heart on. Healthcare organizations remain a prime target for the IRS, and the environment isn't likely to become any less taxingMark Taylor
Mod Healthc 36:24-6, 28. 2006
- Information=power. Modern Healthcare's third annual 100 Most Powerful ranking attests to the prominence of IT, quality and patient-safety initiativesMichael Romano
Mod Healthc 34:6-7, 38-42, 44-9, 1. 2004..The person topping the 2004 list is a newcomer who recently vaulted to prominence. Who is he, and what other industry movers and shakers made the ranking...
- Don't sell social science shortDennis S Ojima
Science 312:1470. 2006
- The U.S. Army Center for Health Promotion and Preventive Medicine response to the Pentagon attack: a multipronged prevention-based approachJames D Wells
U S Army Center for Health Promotion and Preventive Medicine, MD 21010 5403, USA
Mil Med 167:64-7. 2002....
- Competition still driving compensation. Execs' pay packages stay healthy even in climate of growing scrutinyMelanie Evans
Mod Healthc 37:S1-5. 2007
- US government previews biotech surveyAlexandra Goho
Nat Biotechnol 21:837-8. 2003
- In search of intelligent solutionsKenneth L Burgess
Hooper, Lundy and Bookman, San Francisco, CA, USA
Provider 28:21-3. 2002
- Where the heroes are: a tribute to military MLTsCarren Bersch
MLO Med Lab Obs 35:22-5. 2003
- Poor communication blamed for delays to US visasGeoff Brumfiel
Nature 427:766. 2004
- Taxonomic distribution of Streptomyces species capable of producing bioactive compounds among strains preserved at NITE/NBRCKozue Anzai
NITE Biological Research Center NBRC, National Institute of Technology and Evaluation NITE, 2 5 8, Kazusakamatari, Kisarazu shi, Chiba, 292 0818, Japan
Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 80:287-95. 2008..Further information on the relationship between the microbial taxonomy and the bioactive compounds produced would be useful for the utilization of industrial microorganisms...
- Cancer incidence rates among Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) employees: 1974-1997M Donald Whorton
WorkCare, Inc, Alameda, California 94502, USA
Am J Ind Med 45:24-33. 2004..This paper reports the results of a surveillance effort to update our understanding of the patterns of cancer incidence in this population...
- Patterns and trends in injuries due to chemicals based on OSHA occupational injury and illness statisticsM Sam Mannan
Mary Kay O Connor Process Safety Center Chemical Engineering Department, Texas A and M University System, College Station, TX 77843 3122, USA
J Hazard Mater 163:349-56. 2009..This paper provides a detailed analysis of injuries due to chemicals using OSHA's SOII data, which offers valuable insight into measures that should be taken to reduce injuries due to chemicals...
- Acute hazardous substance releases resulting in adverse health consequences in children: Hazardous Substances Emergency Events Surveillance system, 1996-2003Wendy A Wattigney
Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry, Division of Health Studies, Epidemiology and Surveillance Branch, Atlanta, GA 30345, USA
J Environ Health 70:17-24; discussion 40, 45. 2007..Wide dissemination of safety recommendations and education programs is required to protect children from needless environmental dangers...
- Long-term water-quality changes in East Fork Poplar Creek, Tennessee: background, trends, and potential biological consequencesArthur J Stewart
Environmental Sciences Division, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, TN 37831, USA
Environ Manage 47:1021-32. 2011..Nutrient enrichment may be one of the more challenging problems remaining before further biological improvements occur...
- Anthrax investigation. NAS study may fail to settle anthrax caseYudhijit Bhattacharjee
Science 322:27. 2008
- After Katrina. Katrina leaves behind a pile of scientific questionsJohn Bohannon
Science 309:1981. 2005
- Death renews biosecurity debateAmber Dance
Nature 454:672. 2008
- When the world is not your oysterJ Jed Brown
Science 309:244. 2005
- Cuts in Homeland Security researchFrancis Busta
Science 313:1571. 2006
- Sample excess benefit tax opinionJoseph C Mandarino
J Health Law 38:137-44. 2005
- Climate of opportunityAmanda Haag
Nature 448:618-9. 2007
- Finding the truthM A Gaston
J Dent Hyg 78:1. 2004
- Detection of diagnostic and therapeutic radionuclides by US homeland security: a new travel hazardJim R Stockigt
Med J Aust 183:552. 2005
- Metabolite profiling of a NIST Standard Reference Material for human plasma (SRM 1950): GC-MS, LC-MS, NMR, and clinical laboratory analyses, libraries, and web-based resourcesYamil Simón-Manso
Biomolecular Measurement Division, National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, Maryland 20899 8380, United States
Anal Chem 85:11725-31. 2013..In-house computational tools have been developed or modified for MS data processing and interactive web display. All data and programs are freely available online at http://peptide.nist.gov/ and http://srmd.nist.gov/ . ..
- Not so fast! DOJ speaks on HIPAA criminal liabilityKim H Roeder
Health Care Group, Powell Goldstein LLP, Atlanta, USA
GHA Today 49:3. 2005
- Nuclear energy in the service of biomedicine: the U.S. Atomic Energy Commission's radioisotope program, 1946-1950Angela N H Creager
Department of History and Program in History of Science, Princeton University, 129 Dickinson Hall, Princeton, NJ 08544 1017, USA
J Hist Biol 39:649-84. 2006..In the early postwar years, radioisotopes signified the government's commitment to harness the atom for peace, particularly through contributions to biology, medicine, and agriculture...
- Changing courseGeoff Brumfiel
Nature 447:516-7. 2007
- U.S. budget. Democratic Congress begins to put its stamp on scienceEli Kintisch
Science 316:1828-9. 2007
- The role of leadership in trauma response: Pentagon Family Assistance CenterMitzi Thomas-Lawson
89th Medical Group, Life Skills Support Center, Andrews AFB, MD 20762, USA
Mil Med 167:71-2. 2002
- Changes in Aleut concerns following the stakeholder-driven Amchitka independent science assessmentJoanna Burger
Nelson Biological Laboratory, Division of Life Sciences, Rutgers University, Piscataway, NJ 08854 8082, USA
Risk Anal 29:1156-69. 2009....
- Addressing the need for alternative transportation fuels: the Joint BioEnergy InstituteHarvey W Blanch
Joint BioEnergy Institute, Department of Chemical Engineering, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720, USA
ACS Chem Biol 3:17-20. 2008
- Disassociate from this plan. Pre-empting state regulation of insurance pools would hurt consumersMila Kofman
Georgetown University s Health Policy Institute, USA
Mod Healthc 34:21. 2004
- Research ethics and consent in the intensive care unitJohn M Luce
Medical and Surgical Intensive Care Units, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California, San Francisco, California 94110, USA
Curr Opin Crit Care 9:540-4. 2003..The subject of research ethics and informed consent in the ICU has recently received unprecedented attention during the past year, the reasons for which are reviewed herein...
- New facilities. ITER tops DOE's list of next big science projectsDavid Malakoff
Science 302:1126-7. 2003
- The biscuit breakerDan Ephron
Newsweek 152:48-50. 2008
- Adviser gears up to bring scientists to matters of stateGeoff Brumfiel
Nature 425:439. 2003
- Perspectives of U.S. government agencies on the potential role of greater scientific understanding of low-dose radiation effects in establishing regulatory health protection guidanceThomas S Tenforde
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements, 7910 Woodmont Avenue, Suite 400, Bethesda, MD 20814 3095, USA
Health Phys 97:516-8. 2009....
- Organizational changes and immigrationKathrin S Mautino
Mautino and Mautino, 444 West C Street, Suite 320, San Diego, California 92101 4297, USA
J Immigr Health 5:97-8. 2003
- Improved efficiency of extraction of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) from the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Standard Reference Material Diesel Particulate Matter (SRM 2975) using accelerated solvent extractionSilvia Masala
Department of Analytical Chemistry, Arrhenius Laboratory, Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden
Anal Bioanal Chem 401:3305-15. 2011..The requirement is especially relevant to the human carcinogen benzo[a]pyrene, which is commonly used as an indicator of the carcinogenic risk presented by PAH mixtures...
- Doctors with multi-state practices beware: new DEA regulation could affect youFrederick R Ball
Duane Morris LLP, Chicago, IL, USA
J Med Pract Manage 23:104-5. 2007
- Changing demographics and vision restrictions in civilian pilots and their clinical implicationsVan B Nakagawara
FAA CAMI, Vision Research Team, AAM 610, P O Box 25082, Oklahoma City, OK 73125, USA
Aviat Space Environ Med 75:785-90. 2004..The purpose of this study is to examine demographic statistics present in the civil airman population, including vision restrictions, and their relevance to the clinical care of aviators...
- ECONOMIC IMPACT OF INJURY/ILLNESS IN CAREER ROOFERSLaura Welch; Fiscal Year: 2004..5) Assess and describe the impact of work-related conditions and aging on the ability of roofers to remain employed in their trade. ..
- Child & Family Disaster Research Training & EducationBetty Pfefferbaum; Fiscal Year: 2008..6) To design a modular, multidisciplinary research-training curriculum on child and family disaster mental health incorporating modern principles of public mental health and a scientifically informed developmental psychopathology model. ..
- Experimental Standards and Computational Platform for HTP ProteomicsEugene Kolker; Fiscal Year: 2009..1) is well beyond the scope of any single project, the experimental standards and computational platform can provide the basis for development, validation, and comparative analysis of models and methods at each step in the pipeline. ..
- Long-Term Effects of the Moving-to-Opportunity Experiment on Youth ViolenceJens Ludwig; Fiscal Year: 2008..abstract_text> ..
- The Place of Race in Gene Patenting and Drug DevelopmentJonathan Kahn; Fiscal Year: 2008..The guidelines will be employed when reviewing applications that use race and/or ethnicity in a manner that is premised upon an underlying assumption that such categories are somehow genetic. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- GREAT LAKES REGIONAL NODECHARLES SCHUSTER; Fiscal Year: 2004..In summary we believe that the GLRN has a very strong research team, the administrative infrastructure to manage the program, and enthusiastic CTPs anxious to participate in the NIDA CTN. ..
- SURVEILLANCE METHODS FOR HEALTH CARE AND RELATED WORKERSJohn Dement; Fiscal Year: 2004..Results of the case-based surveillance effort also will have broad application to health care workers. ..
- PREDICTING DEPRESSION OUTCOMES IN MEDICALLY ILL ELDERSHarold Koenig; Fiscal Year: 2003..It will also provide important information to both guide future clinical trials and identify barriers to effective treatment of depression in these patients. ..
- ESCAPE Mechanistic SubstudiesRobert Califf; Fiscal Year: 2003..Catecholamines are also being collected at baseline and 3 months. In addition, the ESCAPE investigators are all ready capturing detailed demographic, clinical, and physiological information as part of the protocol for the primary study. ..
- Complex Isopathic Drug Development for NeuroprotectionWayne Jonas; Fiscal Year: 2003....
- Colliding Categories: Haplotypes, Race & EthnicityJonathan Kahn; Fiscal Year: 2003..The project will disseminate its findings through a consensus article, web-based materials, a national conference to be held during its second year, and a published symposium growing out of that conference. ..
- A SCHOOL PROGRAM TO ENHANCE BONE HEALTH IN GIRLSDeanna Hoelscher; Fiscal Year: 2002..Secondary hypotheses at the school level are: intervention schools will offer (1) more calcium-containing foods; and (2) more opportunities for weight-bearing activities than control schools. ..