Summary: Social process whereby the values, attitudes, or institutions of society, such as education, family, religion, and industry become modified. It includes both the natural process and action programs initiated by members of the community.
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- Unreconciled inconsistencies: a critical review of the concept of social justice in 3 national nursing documentsBetty Bekemeier
Turning Point National Program Office, University of Washington School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
ANS Adv Nurs Sci 28:152-62. 2005....
- Who's a public intellectual?George Ritzer
Department of Sociology, University of Maryland, College Park, USA
Br J Sociol 57:209-13. 2006
- Theorizing gender in the face of social change: is there anything essential about essentialism?Thomas A Morton
School of Psychology, University of Exeter, Exeter, UK
J Pers Soc Psychol 96:653-64. 2009..Study 3 (N = 552) explored the possible consequences of expressing essentialist theories for social change. Exposure to essentialist theories increased both men's and women's acceptance of inequality...
- Achieving social change on gender-based violence: a report on the impact evaluation of Soul City's fourth seriesS Usdin
Soul City Institute for Health and Development Communication, P O Box 1290, Houghton, Johannesburg 2041, South Africa
Soc Sci Med 61:2434-45. 2005..to intervention components and a range of intermediary factors indicative of, and necessary to bring about social change. This paper reports on the evaluation, discusses its limitations and challenges as well as lessons learned ..
- Commonality and the complexity of "we": social attitudes and social changeJohn F Dovidio
Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
Pers Soc Psychol Rev 13:3-20. 2009....
- Population weighted raster maps can communicate findings of social audits: examples from three continentsSteven Mitchell
CIETcanada, 1 Stewart Street, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
BMC Health Serv Res 11:S14. 2011..Little has been reported about the process of using maps to communicate epidemiological findings...
- Yet another dark side of chivalry: Benevolent sexism undermines and hostile sexism motivates collective action for social changeJulia C Becker
Department of Psychology, Philipps University Marburg, Germany
J Pers Soc Psychol 101:62-77. 2011..research tests a model for understanding how benevolent sexism undermines, whereas hostile sexism promotes, social change. Study 1 (N = 99) and Study 2 (N = 92) demonstrate that exposing women to benevolent sexism decreases their ..
- Promoting alcohol abstinence among pregnant women: potential social change strategiesSameer Deshpande
Faculty of Management, University of Lethbridge, 4401 University Drive, Lethbridge, Canada
Health Mark Q 23:45-67. 2005..Several potential applications of social marketing directed to drinking-during- pregnancy campaigns are suggested, and possible contributions to the overall effort are explained...
- A developmental approach to mentalizing communities: I. A model for social changeStuart W Twemlow
Menninger Department of Psychiatry, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77280 9045, USA
Bull Menninger Clin 69:265-81. 2005A developmental model is proposed applying attachment theory to complex social systems to promote social change. The idea of mentalizing communities is outlined with a proposal for three projects testing the model: ways to reduce ..
- Pan-Arctic TV Series on Inuit wellness: a northern model of communication for social change?Rhonda Johnson
Department of Health Sciences, University of Alaska Anchorage, Anchorage, AK 99508 4614, USA
Int J Circumpolar Health 70:236-44. 2011....
- Community health psychology: promoting analysis and action for social changeCatherine Campbell
London School of Economics, UK
J Health Psychol 9:187-95. 2004..A distinction is made between 'accommodationist' and 'critical' perspectives, and the authors consider whether or not significant social change can come from community-level action.
- The association between depressive symptoms and social support in Taiwanese women during the monthShu Shya Heh
Department of Nursing, Fu Jen Catholic University, 510 Chung Cheng Road, Taipei County, Taiwan
Int J Nurs Stud 41:573-9. 2004..It is concluded that the ritual of doing the month provides valuable social support and may help to prevent postnatal depression in Taiwanese women...
- Depression and social change. From transcultural psychiatry to a constructivist modelM G Carta
Unità di Psichiatria, Dipartimento di Salute Pubblica, Universita di Cagliari, Via Liguria 13, 09127 Cagliari
Epidemiol Psichiatr Soc 10:46-58. 2001....
- The value of advocacy in promoting social change: implementing the new Domestic Violence Act in South AfricaS Usdin
Soul City Institute for Health and Development Communication, Johannesburg, South Africa
Reprod Health Matters 8:55-65. 2000..Our experience highlights the important role of policy advocates in connecting the multiple streams at play in the policy and legislative arena...
- Levels of change in adolescent sexual behavior in three Asian citiesLaurie Schwab Zabin
Department of Population, Family and Reproductive Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
Stud Fam Plann 40:1-12. 2009..The findings highlight the differential impact of modernization on adolescent sexual behavior as traditional societies undergo social change, and they underline the importance of context in exploring youthful transitions.
- Health and human rights: if not now, when? 1997Johnathan Mann
Am J Public Health 96:1940-3. 2006
- Dr John has gone: assessing health professionals' contribution to remote rural community sustainability in the UKJane Farmer
Department of Management, University of Aberdeen, Edward Wright Building, Dunbar Street, Aberdeen AB24 3QY, UK
Soc Sci Med 57:673-86. 2003..Since this area is poorly understood, there is a need for prospective primary research and evaluation of service redesign initiatives...
- Understanding women, health, and social change: the case of South KoreaHeeran Chun
Institute for Health and Environment, Seoul National University
Int J Health Serv 36:575-92. 2006..More detailed research is needed on the factors influencing the health of South Korean women and on related trends in other newly industrializing Asian societies...
- Facets of acculturation and their diverse relations to body shape concern in FijiAnne E Becker
Eating Disorders Clinical and Research Program, Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Int J Eat Disord 40:42-50. 2007The present study examines the relation between acculturation and body shape concern in Fiji--a society undergoing rapid social change.
- Eating behaviours and attitudes following prolonged exposure to television among ethnic Fijian adolescent girlsAnne E Becker
Department of Social Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
Br J Psychiatry 180:509-14. 2002..There are no published studies evaluating the impact of introduction of television on disordered eating in media-naïve populations...
- Reconsidering community-based health promotion: promise, performance, and potentialCheryl Merzel
Center for Applied Public Health, Department of Sociomedical Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
Am J Public Health 93:557-74. 2003..The effectiveness of HIV programs appears to be related in part to extensive formative research and an emphasis on changing social norms...
- Social change and HIV in the former USSR: the making of a new epidemicL Atlani
National Centre for Scientific Research, Centre National pour la Recherche Scientifique, Laboratoire d Ethnologie et de Sociologie Comparative UMR 7535 Paris X Nanterre University, France
Soc Sci Med 50:1547-56. 2000..Concerns are raised about the appropriateness and the scope of government and non-governmental approaches to the exploding HIV and STD epidemics...
- Power and action in critical theory across disciplines: implications for critical community psychologyHeather Davidson
Peabody College, Vanderbilt University, Box 90, Nashville, TN 37203, USA
Am J Community Psychol 38:35-49. 2006..To understand the contributions of critical scholarship to a theory of power and action for social change, we conducted a systematic analysis of a ten-year period of publications in seven journals associated with the ..
- Does contracting of health care in Afghanistan work? Public and service-users' perceptions and experienceAnne Cockcroft
CIET Trust Botswana, PO Box 1240, Gaborone, Botswana
BMC Health Serv Res 11:S11. 2011..Community-based information about the public's views and experience of health services is scarce...
- Development of a practical tool to measure the impact of publications on the society based on focus group discussions with scientistsThomas Niederkrotenthaler
Centre for Public Health, Department of General Practice and Family Medicine, Medical University of Vienna, Austria
BMC Public Health 11:588. 2011..In order to develop a practical tool for its assessment, it is important to learn about perceptions of scientists on how to measure a societal impact factor...
- Use of social audits to examine unofficial payments in government health services: experience in South Asia, Africa, and EuropeSergio Paredes-Solís
Centro de Investigacion de Enfermedades Tropicales, Universidad Autonoma de Guerrero, Acapulco, Mexico
BMC Health Serv Res 11:S12. 2011..We reviewed the main lessons from social audits of petty corruption in health services in South Asia (Bangladesh, Pakistan), Africa (Uganda and South Africa) and Europe (Baltic States)...
- Auditing Nicaragua's anti-corruption struggle, 1998 to 2009Jorge Arosteguí
CIETinternational, 511 Avenue of the Americas 132, New York, NY 10011, USA
BMC Health Serv Res 11:S3. 2011..Four social audits in 1998, 2003, 2006 and 2009 identified actions that Nicaragua could take to reduce corruption and public perception in primary health care and other key services...
- Building the community voice into planning: 25 years of methods development in social auditNeil Andersson
Centro de Investigacion de Enfermedades Tropicales, Universidad Autonoma de Guerrero, Calle Pino, El Roble, Acapulco, Mexico
BMC Health Serv Res 11:S1. 2011..Yet teams in Mexico, Nicaragua, Canada, southern Africa, and Pakistan all have more than a decade of experience in social audit, their in-service training supported by a customised Masters programme...
- Community coalition building--contemporary practice and research: introductionT Wolff
AHEC Community Partners, Office of Community Programs, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Amherst, Massachusetts, USA
Am J Community Psychol 29:165-72; discussion 205-11. 2001....
- Changing health inequalities in east and west Germany since unificationEllen Nolte
London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, European Centre on Health of Societies in Transition, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
Soc Sci Med 58:119-36. 2004..This suggests that mechanisms involved in the association of socio-economic factors and health possibly behave differently in east and west...
- Revealing the full extent of households' experiences of HIV and AIDS in rural South AfricaVictoria Hosegood
Centre for Population Studies, LSHTM, UK
Soc Sci Med 65:1249-59. 2007..We also discuss how measuring multiple episodes of illness and deaths can be recorded in household surveys in order to improve quantitative assessments of the impact of HIV and AIDS...
- Father absence and adolescent development: a review of the literatureLeah East
School of Nursing, Family and Community Health, College of Social and Health Sciences, University of Western Sydney, Penrith, NSW, Australia
J Child Health Care 10:283-95. 2006Rapid social change has seen increasing numbers of woman-headed single-parent families, meaning that more and more children are growing up without a father resident in the home...
- Schools as social complex adaptive systems: a new way to understand the challenges of introducing the health promoting schools conceptNastaran Keshavarz
Health Promotion Unit, School of Public Health, Qazvin University of Medical Sciences, Iran
Soc Sci Med 70:1467-74. 2010..These insights may, in turn, lead us to adopt more sophisticated approaches to the diffusion of new programs in school systems that account for the diverse, complex and context specific nature of individual school systems...
- South African Zulu widows in a time of poverty and social changePaul C Rosenblatt
Department of Family Social Science, 290 McNeal Hall, 1985 Buford Avenue, University of Minnesota, St Paul, MN 55108 6140, USA
Death Stud 31:67-85. 2007..Widowhood was in some cases a struggle with witchcraft--as cause of the death or as an accusation directed at the widow...
- Linking social change and developmental change: shifting pathways of human developmentPatricia M Greenfield
Department of Psychology, Univeristy of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
Dev Psychol 45:401-18. 2009P. M. Greenfield's new theory of social change and human development aims to show how changing sociodemographic ecologies alter cultural values and learning environments and thereby shift developmental pathways...
- Disruptive innovation for social changeClayton M Christensen
Harvard Business School, Boston, USA
Harv Bus Rev 84:94-101, 163. 2006..Unlike disruptive innovations, though, catalytic innovations are focused on creating social change. Catalytic innovators are defined by five distinct qualities...
- Complexities of coalition building: leaders' successes, strategies, struggles, and solutionsT Mizrahi
Education Center for Community Organizing, Hunter College School of Social Work, 129 East 79th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
Soc Work 46:63-78. 2001..Coalition leaders interviewed defined success in multiple ways. Competent leadership was the factor most often identified with coalition success...
- Spatial variation in contraceptive use in Bangladesh: looking beyond the bordersSajeda Amin
Division of Nutritional Sciences, Cornell University, USA
Demography 39:251-67. 2002This article promotes a more complete understanding of social change by analyzing spatial patterns of contraceptive use in Bangladesh and the contiguous state of West Bengal in India...
- Networks as a type of social entrepreneurship to advance population healthJane Wei-Skillern
Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley, F469, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
Prev Chronic Dis 7:A120. 2010..Public health leaders who embrace social entrepreneurship may be better able to accomplish their missions by building their networks rather than just their organizations...
- Transforming "apathy into movement": the role of prosocial emotions in motivating action for social changeEmma F Thomas
The Australian National University, Canberra, Australia
Pers Soc Psychol Rev 13:310-33. 2009..these emotions shape group processes to produce action strategies that emphasize either social cohesion or social change. These prosocial emotions have a critical but underrecognized role in creating contexts of in-group inclusion ..
- Rethinking McKeown: the relationship between public health and social changeSimon Szreter
Faculty of History, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, England
Am J Public Health 92:722-5. 2002..Consequently, the current generation of public health practitioners are having to reconstruct such a politics and practice following its virtual dismantlement during the last 2 decades of the 20th century...
- Changes in social inequality with respect to health-related living conditions of 6-year-old children in East Germany after re-unificationXianming du Prel
Institut für Umweltmedizinische Forschung IUF Heinrich Heine University Duesseldorf, Auf m Hennekamp 50, D 40225 Duesseldorf, Germany
BMC Public Health 5:64. 2005....
- ESID, dissemination, and community psychology: a case of partial implementation?Denis O Gray
Department of Psychology, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina 27695 7801, USA
Am J Community Psychol 32:359-70. 2003..of Experimental Social Innovation and Dissemination (ESID) is a critical, if not defining, element of this social change model...
- Sociocultural and developmental influences on body dissatisfaction and disordered eating attitudes and behaviors of Asian womenGrace Tsai
Johns Hopkins University, Department of Health Policy and Management, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
J Nerv Ment Dis 191:309-18. 2003..Results failed to support a link between parental control and the development of an eating disorder, and implications from a cross-cultural perspective are addressed...
- Giving everyone the health of the educated: an examination of whether social change would save more lives than medical advancesSteven H Woolf
Department of Family Medicine, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298 0251, USA
Am J Public Health 97:679-83. 2007..We examined whether correcting the social conditions that account for excess deaths among individuals with inadequate education might save more lives than medical advances (e.g., new drugs and devices)...
- Using consecutive Rapid Participatory Appraisal studies to assess, facilitate and evaluate health and social change in community settingsColin S Brown
Primary Palliative Care Research Group, Division of Community Health Sciences, University of Edinburgh, EH8 9DX, UK
BMC Public Health 6:68. 2006....
- Equity in health in unequal societies: meeting health needs in contexts of social changeG Bloom
Institute of Development Studies, University of Sussex, Brighton BN1 9RE, UK
Health Policy 57:205-24. 2001..It proposes an international public health legal framework that might include a definition of minimum standards for certain health services, to be underwritten by national and international financial commitments...
- Warsaw adolescent alcohol use in a period of social change in Poland: cluster analyses of five consecutive surveys, 1988 to 2004Katarzyna Okulicz-Kozaryn
Institute of Psychiatry and Neurology, Sobieskiego 9 str, 02 957 Warsaw, Poland
Addict Behav 33:439-50. 2008..Increased consumption amongst girls was also observed. The results are interpreted in the context of social change and several hypothetical causes of gender differences are discussed.
- Ethnic intermarriage in times of social change: the case of LatviaChristiaan W S Monden
Department of Social Cultural Sciences, Tilburg University, PO Box 90153, 5000 LE, Tilburg, The Netherlands
Demography 42:323-45. 2005We gain insight into the dynamics of ethnic intermarriage in times of social change by studying marriages between Latvians and Russians (including Belarussians and Ukrainians) that occurred in Latvia before and after independence from ..
- Précis of Paul Starr's The Social Transformation of American Medicine. 1982Paul Starr
J Health Polit Policy Law 29:575-620. 2004....
- Reprivatizing the public household? Medical care in the context of American public valuesMark Schlesinger
Yale University School of Medicine, USA
J Health Polit Policy Law 29:969-1004; discussion 1005-19. 2004
- Reason, rationalization, and professionalism in the era of managed careWilliam D White
Department of Policy Analysis and Management, Cornell University, USA
J Health Polit Policy Law 29:853-68; discussion 1005-19. 2004
- Immigration and the American centuryCharles Hirschman
Department of Sociology and Center for Studies in Demography and Ecology, University of Washington, Seattle 98115 3340, USA
Demography 42:595-620. 2005..Intermarriage between the descendants of immigrants and old-stock Americans fosters a national identity based on civic participation rather than ancestry...
- Grand narrative and its discontents: medical history and the Social Transformation of American MedicineJohn Harley Warner
Yale University, USA
J Health Polit Policy Law 29:757-80; discussion 1005-19. 2004
- Nursing issues in Hong KongSteven L Baumann
Hunter College of the City University of New York, Williston Park, New York 11596, USA
Nurs Sci Q 19:157. 2006..Hong Kong's three major university-based nursing programs, if they can work together creatively, have the potential to avert a decline in quality of healthcare in Hong Kong and advance nursing at the same time...
- Developing health and social care under the reforms of Tony Blair and Clement Attlee, Prime Ministers of Great Britain and Northern IrelandIain Graham
Institute of Health and Community Studies, Bournemouth University, Bournemouth, Dorset, United Kingdom
J Allied Health 33:42-6. 2004..This paper outlines how the Blair Government has attempted to alter health and social care within the UK and to fundamentally change how the NHS works, with particular effect on its staff...
- Nursing in Hong Kong: issues and challengesDavid R Thompson
The Nethersole School of Nursing, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
Nurs Sci Q 19:158-62. 2006..He concludes that Hong Kong needs to have a strategic plan to determine sufficient numbers of properly educated nurses...
- Starr on the corporatization and commodification of health care: the sequelClark C Havighurst
Duke University, USA
J Health Polit Policy Law 29:947-67; discussion 1005-19. 2004
- The persistence and resurgence of medical pluralismMichael S Goldstein
School of Public Health, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
J Health Polit Policy Law 29:925-45; discussion 1005-19. 2004
- The physician "surplus" and the decline of professional dominanceStephen S Mick
Department of Health Administration, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, USA
J Health Polit Policy Law 29:907-24; discussion 1005-19. 2004
- Cultural authority and the sovereignty of American medicine: the role of networks, class, and communityBernice A Pescosolido
Indiana University, USA
J Health Polit Policy Law 29:735-56; discussion 1005-19. 2004
- Policy entrepreneurship in the Social Transformation of American Medicine: the rise of managed care and managed competitionThomas R Oliver
Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, USA
J Health Polit Policy Law 29:701-33; discussion 1005-19. 2004
- What the doctors readJoel D Howell
Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan, USA
J Health Polit Policy Law 29:781-97; discussion 1005-19. 2004
- The uses of the Social Transformation of American Medicine: the case of lawTimothy Stoltzfus Jost
Washington University School of Law, USA
J Health Polit Policy Law 29:799-814; discussion 1005-19. 2004
- The Social Transformation of American Medicine: a comparative view from GermanyStefan Gress
Institute for Health Care Management, School of Business and Economics, University of Duisburg Essen, Germany
J Health Polit Policy Law 29:679-99; discussion 1005-19. 2004
- Medical authority and the culture of rightsSydney A Halpern
University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
J Health Polit Policy Law 29:835-52; discussion 1005-19. 2004
- Physicians and corporations: a corporate transformation of American medicine?Lawrence P Casalino
Department of Health Studies, University of Chicago, USA
J Health Polit Policy Law 29:869-83; discussion 1005-19. 2004
- Professional sovereignty revisited: The Network Transformation of American Medicine?Deborah A Savage
Southern Connecticut State University, USA
J Health Polit Policy Law 29:661-77; discussion 1005-19. 2004
- Sovereignty and science: revisiting the role of science in the construction and erosion of medical dominanceKeith Wailoo
Rutgers University, USA
J Health Polit Policy Law 29:643-59; discussion 1005-19. 2004
- The corporatization of American hospitalsGloria J Bazzoli
Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, USA
J Health Polit Policy Law 29:885-905; discussion 1005-19. 2004
- Professional sovereignty in a changing health care system: reflections on Paul Starr's The Social Transformation of American MedicineKeith Wailoo
Rutgers University, USA
J Health Polit Policy Law 29:557-68; discussion 1005-19. 2004
- Open moments and surprise endings: historical agency and the workings of narrative in The Social Transformation of American MedicineJennifer Klein
Yale University, USA
J Health Polit Policy Law 29:621-42; discussion 1005-19. 2004
- Teaching public health through a pedagogy of collegialityVivian Chávez
Department of Health Education, San Francisco State University, San Francisco, Calif 94132, USA
Am J Public Health 96:1175-80. 2006....
- Universal health insurance in the United States: reflections on the past, the present, and the futureBruce Vladeck
Am J Public Health 93:16-9. 2003
- Pouring rights contracts and childhood overweight: a critical theory perspectiveAndra Opalinski
School of Nursing, University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO, USA
J Spec Pediatr Nurs 11:234-43. 2006..To examine school environments, and in particular, pouring rights contracts and how they relate to childhood overweight from a critical theory perspective...
- Reconstructing the stepfamily: old myths, new storiesAnne C Jones
School of Social Work, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599, USA
Soc Work 48:228-36. 2003..In clinical practice social workers can assist stepfamilies in abandoning misguided attempts to reinvent themselves as nuclear families and to create their own commensurate and unique stepfamily story...
- Social determinants, political contexts and civil society action: a historical perspective on the Commission on Social Determinants of HealthOrielle Solar
Secretariat of the Commission on Social Determinants of Health, Department of Equity, Poverty and Social Determinants of Health, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
Health Promot J Austr 17:180-5. 2006..Plans for addressing SDH should be developed with an awareness of past similar efforts and factors that contributed to their success or failure...
- Socioeconomic activism in a changing medical workplaceJosef E Fischer
Department of Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
Am J Surg 185:6-9. 2003..All of these assumptions are incorrect. We must be at the table the next time around and we must be prepared for the crisis of access that will bring about societies' dealings with these important issues...
- Lessons for (and from) AmericaRudolf Klein
University of Bath, London School of Economics, and London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, England
Am J Public Health 93:61-3. 2003..Importing systems from countries with different histories and institutions would require a tectonic shift in the American political landscape...
- How policy changes can influence society and nursing practicePhyllis G Cooper
Nurs Forum 42:1. 2007
- Physician sovereignty and the purchasers' revoltJill Quadagno
Florida State University, USA
J Health Polit Policy Law 29:815-34; discussion 1005-19. 2004
- 'Radical blueprint for social change'? Media representations of New Labour's policies on public healthRosemary Davidson
MRC Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, Glasgow
Sociol Health Illn 25:532-52. 2003....
- The racial threatPatricia Hill Collins
Department of Sociology, University of Maryland, College Park, USA
Br J Sociol 57:205-8. 2006
- Social differentials in the decline of infant mortality in Sweden in the twentieth century: the impact of politics and policyBo Burstrom
Department of Public Health Sciences, Division of Social Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
Int J Health Serv 33:723-41; discussion 743-9. 2003....
- Black skin, 'cowboy' masculinity: a genealogy of homophobia in the African nationalist movement in Zimbabwe to 1983Marc Epprecht
Department of History, Faculty of Arts and Science, Queen s University, Canada
Cult Health Sex 7:253-66. 2005..It concludes that understanding this history could improve efforts to address concerns around sexual health in Zimbabwe and elsewhere in the region, particularly silences around same-sex sexuality in HIV/AIDS education and prevention...
- Alfred C. Kinsey and the politics of sex researchJohn Bancroft
The Kinsey Institute for Research in Sex, Gender and Reproduction, Indiana University, USA
Annu Rev Sex Res 15:1-39. 2004..Reasons why people might still oppose sex research are considered, and conclusions are reached about how sex researchers might deal with this problem...
- Needed: a modest proposalDebra Greenfield
Hastings Cent Rep 37:8; author reply 9-11. 2007
- Who will speak, and who will listen? Comments on Burawoy and public sociologyJohn Scott
Sociology, University of Essex
Br J Sociol 56:405-9. 2005
- Bookmarks for public sociologistsAmitai Etzioni
The George Washington University, USA
Br J Sociol 56:373-8; discussion 417-32. 2005
- The skeptic's guide to a movement for universal health insuranceConstance A Nathanson
Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, USA
J Health Polit Policy Law 28:443-71. 2003..The prospects for such a conjunction are not hopeless, but they are not high...
- The retreat of multiculturalism in the liberal state: theory and policyChristian Joppke
Russell Sage Foundation, New York, USA
Br J Sociol 55:237-57. 2004....
- Through the looking glass: the politics of the Medicare Prescription Drug, Improvement, and Modernization ActJonathan Oberlander
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
J Health Polit Policy Law 32:187-219. 2007..This essay explores the political lessons and policy legacies of the MMA, focusing on how the MMA fits with and deviates from established patterns in Medicare politics and how it will affect future reform...
- Intergenerational class mobility in contemporary Britain: political concerns and empirical findingsJohn H Goldthorpe
Nuffield College, Oxford
Br J Sociol 58:525-46. 2007..But this would then produce rising rates of downward mobility to exactly the same extent - an outcome apparently unappreciated by, and unlikely to be congenial to, politicians preoccupied with winning the electoral 'middle ground'...
- Policy without politics: the limits of social engineeringVicente Navarro
Department of Health and Public Policy, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
Am J Public Health 93:64-7. 2003..As international experience shows, without a strong labor-based movement willing to be radical in its protests, a universal health care program will never be accepted by the US establishment...
- How ready are we for reform? Without a shared vision, getting there will be difficultTerese Hudson Thrall
Hosp Health Netw 78:34-8, 40, 42 passim. 2004....
- The end of the golden age of doctoringJohn B McKinlay
New England Research Institute, Watertown, MA 02472, USA
Int J Health Serv 32:379-416. 2002..Until these influences are appropriately recognized and incorporated in social analyses, most policies designed to restore the professional ideal have little chance of success...
- On the recordRick Pollack
American Hospital Association, USA
Hosp Health Netw 82:72. 2008
- Coming to a billing office near you: a new MedicareJeanne Schulte Scott
Healthc Financ Manage 57:30-2. 2003
- Big changes ahead for Medicaid and MedicareKarla Fultz McHenry
Iowa Med 93:10. 2003
- Mired in the past. Medicare, Medicaid need a big dose of modernizationNewt Gingrich
Center for Health Transformation, USA
Mod Healthc 35:38. 2005
- Baby boomers get their way--againDennis Arp
AHIP Cover 45:40-4, 46. 2004
- Prevention of Complications in ThalassemiaElliott P Vichinsky; Fiscal Year: 2011..Ourmissionalsoincludesmonitorinbgloodsafety amongtransfusion-dependtehnatlassemipaatientsa,ndprovidingoutreachand educationservicestoallat-riskpopulationtshroughoutht estate. ..
- Targeting Inflammation for the Amelioration of Cisplatin-Hearing LossVickram Ramkumar; Fiscal Year: 2011..We believe the information gained from this study will lead to potentially new treatments for treating hearing loss. ..
- Transplatin: A Novel Agent to Mitigate Cisplatin ToxicityVickram Ramkumar; Fiscal Year: 2013..Overall, we believe that this study will provide the basis for the use of transplatin to alleviate cisplatin toxicities in cancer patients. ..
- Mechanism(s) of Alcoholic PancreatitisBhupendra S Kaphalia; Fiscal Year: 2011....
- Prevention of age-associated musculoskeletal loss by n-3 fatty acidsMd Mizanur Rahman; Fiscal Year: 2013..abstract_text> ..
- Iodine Nutrition and Thyroid Disease During Pregnancy and LactationANGELA MEI TIN LEUNG; Fiscal Year: 2013..abstract_text> ..
- Neuroendocrine Contribution to Behavior &Cognition in the Female LifespanC NEILL NEILL EPPERSON; Fiscal Year: 2013..abstract_text> ..
- Novel Antithrombotic Diadenosine Tetraphosphate AnalogsIVAN B YANACHKOV; Fiscal Year: 2013....
- Mother Sibling InteractionsJulie A Thompson; Fiscal Year: 2010..The proposed study is germane to the goal of identifying factors to promote the health of young children, particularly those who are at risk for maladjustment due to having a sibling with a chronic medical condition. ..
- The Ethics of Fragile X Genetic Screening and Testing Across the LifespanKruti Acharya; Fiscal Year: 2012..The results of the proposed research will be used to develop an R01 application examining the lifetime risks and benefits of carrying a genetic diagnosis for these conditions. ..
- Individualized Treatment Strategies and Optimal Hematocrit Target for Complex DiaDENNIS JOSEPH COTTER; Fiscal Year: 2010..2 MEDICARE PRESCRIPTION DRUG, IMPROVEMENT, AND MODERNIZATION ACT OF 2003 Public Law 108-173 108th Congress, SEC. 1013. RESEARCH ON OUTCOMES OF HEALTH CARE ITEMS AND SERVICES ..
- Longitudinal Studies of Autism Spectrum Disorders: 2 to 23Catherine Lord; Fiscal Year: 2012..This project will provide information that will be useful in developing new ways to improve quality of life for individuals with ASD and their families. ..
- Reforming Medicare: Beneficiary Choice, Plan Payment, and Accountable CareJOHN MICHAEL MCWILLIAMS; Fiscal Year: 2012..McWilliams'ability to achieve the short-term training and research objectives he has proposed as well as his long-term career goal of making lasting contributions as a national leader in aging research. ..
- Monitoring Social Change: Health, Reproduction, AgingBarry M Popkin; Fiscal Year: 2012....
- Translational Research on Addiction to Palatable FoodNicole M Avena; Fiscal Year: 2013..At the end of this training, I will be able to launch a career as an independent investigator and be poised to develop a comprehensive, programmatic translational research program. ..
- Antisense oligonucleotide treatment for myotonic dystrophyCharles A Thornton; Fiscal Year: 2013..No treatment is currently available that can improve the symptoms or slow the disease progression. The goal of this project is to develop a drug treatment for myotonic dystrophy. ..
- Examining Human Behavior in Dengue Prevention Efforts in Iquitos, PeruVALERIE ANDREA PAZ-SOLDAN; Fiscal Year: 2013..The findings from this study will have a wide impact on dengue prevention and control programs in Iquitos and throughout Latin America;thus this research is highly relevant to public health. ..
- Pharmacoepidemiology of Atypical Antipsychotic DrugsWilliam V Bobo; Fiscal Year: 2013..antipsychotic drugs. These studies will provide essential data for community practice that cannot be easily or feasibly addressed through randomized controlled trials or conventional post-marketing surveillance. ..
- Cognitive and Psychosocial Benefit of Caregiver Training for Ugandan HIV ChildrenMICHAEL JOSEPH BOIVIN; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- Selective Migration and the Macro Demographic Consequences of Armed ConflictNATHALIE ELIZABETH WILLIAMS; Fiscal Year: 2012..the future study of other conflicts, natural disasters, economic crises or other events of rapid and dramatic social change. This project will draw on my previous research on migration and other demographic behaviors in response to ..
- Selective Migration and the Macro Demographic Consequences of Armed ConflictNATHALIE ELIZABETH WILLIAMS; Fiscal Year: 2013..the future study of other conflicts, natural disasters, economic crises or other events of rapid and dramatic social change. This project will draw on my previous research on migration and other demographic behaviors in response to ..
- Role of Neuroinflammation in Behavioral Deficits Resulting from Chronic AlcoholClare J Wilhelm; Fiscal Year: 2013..This project will provide important new information on alcohol-induced changes in brain neurochemistry that may result in the identification or development of novel therapeutics to treat alcohol abuse/dependence disorders. ..
- Regulation of ITK in Lung AllergyConstantine D Tsoukas; Fiscal Year: 2010..Here, we propose studies that may uncover new ways of controlling the mechanisms underlying the pathogenesis of allergic asthma. ..
- Genetics of Obesity in Yup'ik EskimosBERT BRANDON BOYER; Fiscal Year: 2011..abstract_text> ..
- Multidimensional pathways to healthy aging among Filipino womenLinda S Adair; Fiscal Year: 2013..Participants live in Metro Cebu, Philippines, in a changing environment characterized by rapid urbanization, social change, and economic development, providing an ideal setting in which to study how such changes influence health and ..
- Short-Term Institutional Research Training GrantMarlys Hearst Witte; Fiscal Year: 2013..abstract_text> ..
- Barriers in Translating Genomic Research into State Public Health ProgramsLaura Senier; Fiscal Year: 2013..They are eminently qualified and fully committed to assisting Dr. Senier in her multidisciplinary training, research, and career path. ..
- Renovation and Infrastructure Upgrade of Laboratory Research Wing at Johns HopkinMichael J Klag; Fiscal Year: 2010..This project will help ensure that JHSPH continues to pioneer discovery that promotes the public's health, both now and in the future. ..
- Protection against acute inflammatory demyelinating peripheral nerve diseaseEVAN STUBBS; Fiscal Year: 2009....
- Effects of Health Insurance Coverage for Preventive Care: Evidence from MedicareShailender Swaminathan; Fiscal Year: 2012..We anticipate that the findings arising from this project will help us anticipate the effects of key preventive health care measures put in place by the Affordable Care Act (ACA). ..
- Transmission Electron Microscope for Core EM FacilityRoger Craig; Fiscal Year: 2009..Most have a direct bearing on the understanding of human disease. Access to this state-of-the-art instrument will play a key role in advancing our knowledge in these biomedically important areas. ..
- Comparative effectiveness of home care environments for diverse elders'outcomesOlga Jarrín; Fiscal Year: 2013..abstract_text> ..
- Sex, Aging and Antiretroviral PharmacologyKristine B Patterson; Fiscal Year: 2012..Moore). Relevance: The knowledge gained through this training program and from this study will be used to design studies that modulate infectivity and treatment responses through exogenous hormone supplementation. ..
- Modernization and Transformation of the New Jersey Medical School Central ResearcRobert L Johnson; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- Enhancing Control of Pulmonary Disease Through Spirometry: Project COPDMin J Joo; Fiscal Year: 2013..End of Abstract) ..
- CBPR on Active Living and Recovery for Racial/Ethnic Groups with Mental IllnessYoshitaka Iwasaki; Fiscal Year: 2010..the academic-community-practice boundaries;and (i) collective empowerment and proactive actions toward social change. This partnership, along with our Advisory Council including other stakeholders (e.g...
- Disappearing gastrointestinal microbiota in epidemic obesity.Martin J Blaser; Fiscal Year: 2013..In total, these studies will examine the relationship changing gastric and colonic bacterial population composition with metabolic phenotypes, and provide opportunities for further exploration. ..
- Non-convulsive seizures in critically ill children:physiology and outcomeNICHOLAS SCOTT ABEND; Fiscal Year: 2013..Abend with the scientific and methodological foundation to conduct independent research focused on real-time multi-modal neuro-monitoring, which has the potential to reduce neurologic injury in critically ill patients. ..
- Targeting Histone Deacetylases with Small Moleule Inhibitors in Ovarian CancerDineo Khabele; Fiscal Year: 2013..Accomplishing the aims along with the individualized research and career development plans will significantly maximize the candidate's chance of establishing a long-term scientific career in translational cancer research. ..
- Drug Cost Containment Changes and Quality of Care for Mentally Ill Dual EnrolleesStephen B Soumerai; Fiscal Year: 2012..In Aim 3 we will use both designs to examine the impact of the policy changes among at-risk subgroups (defined by somatic comorbidities and minority status) of patients with schizophrenia and bipolar disorder. ..
- Neural Prosthetic Control of Continence and MicturitionWarren M Grill; Fiscal Year: 2013..Successful completion of this project will advance the development of an effective neural prosthetic system for restoration of bladder function. ..
- University of Iowa Older Adults CERTElizabeth A Chrischilles; Fiscal Year: 2010..3. Educate providers, patients, and policy makers about therapeutic decision-making in the elderly. ..
- Inhibition of Prostate Carcinogenesis &Tumor Growth by Energy Restriction-MimetiLISA DANIELLE BERMAN-BOOTY; Fiscal Year: 2013..To test this hypothesis, we will utilize human prostate cancer cell lines, xenograft mouse models, and transgenic mice that autochthonously develop prostate cancer. ..
- Research Training in Intellectual DisabilitiesJohn G Borkowski; Fiscal Year: 2010..This training program is relevant to public health in terms of the production of new Ph.D.s who will research the causes and prevention of developmental delays in children and adolescence, especially those in poverty. ..
- Common Themes in Reproductive DiversityEllen D Ketterson; Fiscal Year: 2013....
- Attention and Memory: Mother-Child Psychophysiology and BehaviorMartha Ann Bell; Fiscal Year: 2010..Because of these critical outcomes, there is a need to examine the development of these cognitive processes and to include both genetic transmission and the influence of maternal behaviors. ..
- Multidisciplinary approaches to reproductive health in global health contextXu Qian; Fiscal Year: 2010..It is expected that this effort will help China and other developing countries to respond with increased success to local health challenges and thereby reduce disease burdens globally. ..
- Environment-person Influences on the Development of Early Alcohol Use and MisuseRichard F Catalano; Fiscal Year: 2010..Analyses will help identify modifiable influences such as school policy and family practices that can be used to prevent these problems of primary importance to the public health community. ..
- Comparative Effectiveness of Virginia Coordinated Care versus the Traditional SafWally R Smith; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- Integrated Training in Reproductive SciencesSynthia H Mellon; Fiscal Year: 2013..the interactiveness of the faculty, 3.) our substantial laboratory resources, and 4.) the outstanding environment for research in reproduction, development, endocrinology, cell biology, genetics and related areas at UCSF. ..
- Bladder Nociception: function/central projection of Sympathetic Afferent PathwayWilliam C DeGroat; Fiscal Year: 2013..The success of our proposed studies will significantly benefit millions of Americans suffering from PBS/IC. ..
- Weight Development and Mental Health Symptoms in Adolescent GirlsKathleen M McTigue; Fiscal Year: 2013....
- Virginia Tech Post-baccalaureate Research and Education Program (VT-PREP)Eric A Wong; Fiscal Year: 2013..VT-PREP will continue to be a highly valued institutional partner with Central Administration, the Graduate School, and several colleges. ..
- Infant Assessment of Early Communication Risk Factors: The ECBSCynthia J Cress; Fiscal Year: 2011....
- Translational Developmental Neuroscience of AutismAdriana Di Martino; Fiscal Year: 2013..This project has the potential to inform our understanding of the neural bases of autism, which is needed to improve early identification, refine diagnostic assessments, and yield novel treatments. ..
- The Impact of the Medicare Modernization Act of 2003 on Cancer CareHelen M Parsons; Fiscal Year: 2013..Combined, these analyses will provide the framework to identify how payment policies for chemotherapeutic drugs affect prescribing and treatment practices and health outcomes in the Medicare population. ..
- Jefferson Alumni Hall Modernization of Cage Sanitation FacilityJudith S Daviau; Fiscal Year: 2013..The procurement and installation of this equipment will result in increased personnel efficiency, less down time, significant operational savings and decreased negative environmental impact. ..
- Functional Cardiovascular 4D MRI in Congenital Heart DiseaseCynthia K Rigsby; Fiscal Year: 2013..In addition, new hemodynamic biomarkers will be derived and evaluated for their potential as prognostic markers for improved outcome prediction in patients with BAV and SVP. ..
- Estimating the Causal Effect of Interacting with Pet Dogs and CatsJEREMY NOWELL VILLETTE MILES; Fiscal Year: 2011..Using existing data from a large epidemiological study, this project will document the overall public health effects of living with dogs and cats on children and adolescents. ..
- UW SMPH CSC L3 unit rodent containment and quarantineCALVIN C PATTEN JR.; Fiscal Year: 2011..This project will have a direct and ongoing impact on public health, by creating a better environment for our research efforts, thus furthering the study of human diseases and enabling the development of innovative treatments. ..
- Short-Term Training to Increase the Diversity Pipeline in Heart/Lung/Blood ResearMarlys Hearst Witte; Fiscal Year: 2013..Detailed S/T and L/T formative/summative program and participant evaluation including database registry, individual development plans, and career portfolios, will document effectiveness and promote networking. ..
- Health Beliefs and Behavior: Cohort Studies in Pediatric Cancer SurvivorshipTARA OLIVE HENDERSON; Fiscal Year: 2011..Henderson's career development. Upon completion of this award, the applicant will have become an independent researcher leading studies aimed at maintaining the long term health of this growing population. ..
- Appalachian Regional Informatics Consortium (ARIC)Planning ProjectBrian Phillips; Fiscal Year: 2005..The innovative approach of the ARIC Project will enhance the continuity of care and create new resources that contribute to biomedical knowledge, research and medical education. ..
- GENETIC STUDY OF AUTISTIC CHILDREN AND ADOLESCENTSEdwin Cook; Fiscal Year: 1999..The statistical methods have been chosen to reduce the change of a false positive result due to population stratification. ..
- Engaging Teen Bystanders to Prevent Sexual Violence: A Web-based ApproachLINDA S BAIR; Fiscal Year: 2010..of the classroom, and pushes the intervention onto platforms that can serve as an important catalyst for pro-social change among our target age group...
- The Anticipatory Effects of Medicare Part D on Drug UtilizationABBY ELIZABETH ALPERT; Fiscal Year: 2010..Accounting for the combined effect of the anticipatory response and the response at implementation will produce a more accurate estimate of the program effect than previous studies that have considered the implementation effect alone. ..
- MODELS OF POPULATION DYNAMICSMYRON GUTMANN; Fiscal Year: 1990..The third hypothesis is "Demographic Modernization," and it is based on relationships between education, technology and urbanization and fertility. We propose to treat and reformulate these...
- IMMUNOSUPPRESSION IN A BINGE DRINKING MODELStephen Pruett; Fiscal Year: 1999..The experiments planned to investigate this issue should provide important new information about the role of endogenous glucocorticoids in regulating the balance between Th1 and Th2 cells. ..
- DIABETES IN POPULATIONS OF WEST AFRICAN ORIGINRichard Cooper; Fiscal Year: 1992....
- SOCIAL IMPACT OF ORAL DISEASE IN ELDERLY POPULATIONSAndrew Spencer; Fiscal Year: 1993..S.A. and Canada...
- Medicare Advantage?Lauren Nicholas; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- CHILD HEALTH EFFECTS OF RAPID SOCIO-DEMOGRAPHIC CHANGEBarry Popkin; Fiscal Year: 2004Rapid economic, demographic, and social change characterizes the lower income and transitional countries of the world...
- MENTAL HEALTH & SOCIAL CHANGE--A LIFE COURSE PERSPECTIVEGLEN ELDER; Fiscal Year: 1999This RSA proposal requests renewal of support for a program of longitudinal research on mental health and social change life-course perspective...
- The Genetic Basis of Human Tooth AgenesisSylvia Frazier Bowers; Fiscal Year: 2006..This research is central to the career goals of the applicant, which are to perform independent and original research that is relevant to identifying genetic factors that lead to orthodontic problems. ..
- THE WELL-BEING OF OLDER PEOPLE IN ANHUI PROVINCE CHINAMerril Silverstein; Fiscal Year: 2002The goal of this research is to investigate the effects of social change on family functioning and its consequence for the physical and psychological health of elderly people living in Anhui Province, China...
- Voice-Related Quality of Life in Dysphonic ChildrenDIANE HEATLEY; Fiscal Year: 2004..Accordingly, this research addresses an important clinical issue, and is consistent with the mission and intent of the NIDCD and PAR-00-110. ..
- JUSTICE SYSTEM REFERRALS AND ALCOHOLISM TREATMENT IMPACTRichard Speiglman; Fiscal Year: 1991The proposed research examines the impact of a major social change currently occurring in the United States, publicly supported alcoholism treatment services, namely the marked ascendancy and growth of coercive referral into treatment by ..
- EFFECTS OF ETHANOL AND ANESTHETICS ON BIOLOGIC MEMBRANESTHEODORE TARASCHI; Fiscal Year: 1993....
- Social transition and risk for disordered eatingAnne Becker; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..