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Scholarly/Professional Conference Presentations

 

2018

Lanzi RG, Footman A, Jackson A, Araya B, Ott C, Sterling R, & Davis T. Love with No Exceptions: A Community-Engaged Faith-Based HIV Training with African Methodist Episcopal (AME) Clergy and Laity in the Deep South.  Oral Presentation at the APHA Annual Meeting & Expo. San Diego, CA. (Nov 13)

 

2018

Lanzi RG, Wise J, Ott C, Footman A, Araya B, Hardy C, Walker C, Latham C, Stockett R, Daniels G, Alexander M, & Kempf MC.  Clergy and Faith Leaders’ Perspectives on a Community-Based Approach to HIV-Integrated Screening.  Oral Presentation at APHA Annual Meeting & Expo. San Diego, CA. (Nov 12)

 

2018

Davies SL, Murphy B, Crawford M, Clay O, & Smith T.  At-risk males are finally heeding the message about consistent condom use: Why aren’t their female counterparts doing the same?  Poster Presentation at APHA Annual Meeting & Expo. San Diego, CA. (Nov 11)  

2018

Palihapitya M, Sharma N, Altschuld J, Hamann S, White J, & Hites L.  Needs Assessment: Adding New Tools to the Toolbox.  Ignite Session Oral Presentation at American Evaluation Association Annual Conference.  Cleveland, Ohio. (Nov 2)

 

2018

Dave G, Hites L, Harvey J, & Paranal R.  How can evaluation facilitate truth and address power to impact translational science? Oral Presentation at American Evaluation Association Annual Conference.  Cleveland, Ohio. (Nov 1)

 

2018

Wakelee J. Luring Grant Reviewers into Your Web: Using Social Network Analysis to Demonstrate Research Collaborations for Grant Proposals.  Invited Panel Presentation for Pre-Conference Research, Technology, and Development Topical Interest Group of the American Evaluation Association.  American Evaluation Association Annual Conference, Cleveland Ohio. (October 31)

 

2018

Footman A, Hannon L, & Davies S. The need for community engagement to overcome social and structural barriers. Poster Presentation at 2018 Community Engagement Institute.  Hoover, Alabama (October 12)

 

2018

Richardson M & Tyson S. A Community-engaged Approach to Understanding Environmental Health Priorities in Urban and Rural Alabama.  Poster Presentation at 2018 Community Engagement Institute.  Hoover, Alabama (October 12)

 

2018

White-Williams C & Campbell A.  Dispensing Hope to Improve Medication Adherence. Poster Presentation at 2018 Community Engagement Institute.  Hoover, Alabama (October 12)

 

2018

Burns S.  Addressing Disability Access and Inclusion in Four Birmingham Neighborhoods Undergoing Revitalization. Poster Presentation at 2018 Community Engagement Institute.  Hoover, Alabama (October 12)

 

2018

Brown K, Tyson S, Richardson M, & Evans M.  How to work with research institutions to address the issues your community sees as priorities.  Panel Presentation at Neighborhoods, USA Annual Conference.  Birmingham, Alabama. (May 23)

 

2018

Boles C, Couture M, Graham T, Hoge A, Rainey C, Siler A, Sheffield S, Spencer S, Richardson M, & Badham A.  Bridging the Gap Between Water Resource Education and BAMA Kids. Gulf South Summit, Birmingham, Alabama (April 4-6)

 

2018

Kraemer RR, Erdmann N, Wakelee J, Hites L, Nichols A, Nellore A, & Merlin J.  Pathways: Development of a Course to Prepare Medicine Trainees for Careers in Academic Medicine.  Oral Presentation at Southern Society of General Internal Medicine Regional Meeting, New Orleans, Louisiana. (February 23)

 
2017

Bello F, Fordham M, Walton R, Jackson E, DeRamus R, Kay ES, Rafferty N, Rastegar J, Jackson L, Musgrove K, Lee Y, & Batey DS.  Exploring Community-Level Barriers and Facilitators of HIV Health: An Exploratory Qualitative Study. 145th Annual American Public Health Association Meeting & Expo, Atlanta, Georgia (November 4-8).

 
2017

Tyson S, Brown K, & Gohlke J.  Climate Change as one of Many Pressing Public Health Priorities in Alabama.  145th Annual American Public Health Association Meeting & Expo, Atlanta, Georgia (November 4-8).

 
2017

Richardson M, Evans M, Tyson S, Johnson E, Threadgill-Matthews S, &Gohlke J. Focus Group and Survey Methods to Facilitate Community-Based Adaptation Strategies. 145th Annual American Public Health Association Meeting & Expo, Atlanta, Georgia (November 4-8).

 
2017

Wu CYH, Gohlke J, Zaitchik B, Swarup S, & Kim BS.  Influence of Spatial Resolution for Exposure Estimation in Determining the Association Between Heatwaves and Adverse Health Outcomes. 145th Annual American Public Health Association Meeting & Expo, Atlanta, Georgia (November 4-8).

 
2017

Johnson E, Threadgill-Matthews S, Richardson M, Gohlke J, & Evans M.  Getting Residents Involved in Defining Personal Heat Exposure in a Rural Setting While Supporting Chronic Disease Prevention.  145th Annual American Public Health Association Meeting & Expo, Atlanta, Georgia (November 4-8).

 
2017

Jetelina K, Gonzales JR, Cuccaro P, Peskin M, Pompeii L, Atem F, Elliott MN, Davies S, & Schuster MA.  Self Reporting Discrepancies of Bullying Victimization and Perpetration Measures. 145th Annual American Public Health Association Meeting & Expo, Atlanta, Georgia (November 4-8).

 
2017

Davies S, Lanzi RG, & Garner S.  Women Living with HIV: Faith and Prayer as Sources of Support. 145th Annual American Public Health Association Meeting & Expo, Atlanta, Georgia (November 4-8).

 
2017

Kempf MC, Ott C, Azuero A, Wise J, Davies S, & Lanzi RG.  Barriers to HIV Testing Among Primary Care Providers and Patients in Alabama.  145th Annual American Public Health Association Meeting & Expo, Atlanta, Georgia (November 4-8).

 
2017

Swarup S, Gohlke J, & Bohland J.  A Microsimulation Model of Population Heat Exposure.  2nd International Workshop on Agent Based Modeling of Urban Systems (AMBUS).  Sao Paulo, Brazil. (May 8-9).

 

2017

Baker L & Corimer L.  Preparing Households with Pets for Disasters: A Community Collaboration.  Public Health Preparedness Summit. Atlanta, GA. (April 25-28)

 

2017

Batey DS.  Formation of a Telemedical-Legal Partnership for Increasing Access to Health and Justice in Alabama.  Social Inclusion and Social Justice Conference. Shippensburg, PA. (April 7)

 

2017

Batey DS.  The Interplay of Neighborhood and HIV Health: Preliminary Findings through a Community- Engaged Lens.  Social Inclusion and Social Justice Conference. Shippensburg, PA. (April 7)

 

2016

Davies SL, Hannon L, & Lee, Y.  Using Positive Deviance Strategies to Lead HIV Prevention Efforts in the African American Community. 144th Annual American Public Health Association Meeting & Expo, Denver, Colorado.  (October 29-November 2)

 

2016

Davies SL, Hannon L, & Lee, Y.  African-American Young Males’ Perceptions of Community, Families, and Fatherhood.  144th Annual American Public Health Association Meeting & Expo, Denver, Colorado.  (October 29-November 2) 

 

2016

Gohlke, J.  Informing Climate Change Adaptation Strategies through Community-Engaged Research on Personal Heat Exposure. 144th Annual American Public Health Association Meeting & Expo, Denver, Colorado.  (October 29-November 2)

 

2016

Tyson S, Gohlke J, Evans M, Bernhard M, Johnson E, & Threadgill S.  A Community Partner Perspective on Personal Heat Exposure Measurement in Urban and Rural Alabama. 144th Annual American Public Health Association Meeting & Expo, Denver, Colorado.  (October 29-November 2)

 

2016

Batey DS, Walton R, Fordham MA, DeRamus R, Jackson E, Bello FO, Kay ES, Rafferty N, Rastegar J, Lee Y, & Musgrove K.  Community Context and HIV Health Outcomes: Who Knows Better than the Community Itself?  2016 Community Engagement Institute. Birmingham, Alabama. (October 14)

 

2016

Talley MH & Mazzarella K.  Impact of Community Health Workers for Uninsured Adults with Diabetes at the Path Clinic: A Pilot Project (Phase I).  2016 Community Engagement Institute. Birmingham, Alabama. (October 14)

 

2016

Lanzi RG, Kempf  M, Hardy C, Bowman T, Partridge E, & Saag M. Universal Screening for HIV and Hepatitis C Infection:  Engaging the Deep South Network for Cancer Conrol’s Community Health Advisors in the Development and Implementation Process. 11th Annual Health Disparities Research Symposium.  Birmingham, Alabama. (April 21)

 

2015

Bernhard MC, Evans MB, Gohlke JM, Johnson E, Kent ST, McClure LA, Sloan ME, Threadgill S, & Tyson SB.  Community-Research Partnership for Measuring Personal Heat  Exposure in an Urban and Rural Environment. UAB Public Health Research and Practice  Day. Birmingham, Alabama.  (April 6)

 

2015

Fifolt, M., Wakelee, J., & Hites, L.  Snowmageddon 2014: Addressing the Needs of Individuals with Disabilities in an Emergency Situation. Evaluation 2015: Exemplary Evaluations in a Multicultural World, Chicago, Illinois. (November 9-14)

 
2015

Nassel, A.F., & Burkart, H.B.  Geospatial Focused Needs Assessment:  Using Needs Assessment to Support Improved Care Delivery and Reduce Emergency Department Use. Evaluation 2015: Exemplary Evaluations in a Multicultural World, Chicago, Illinois. (November 9-14)

 
2015

Nassel, A.F., Burkart, H.B., & Su, W. Random Sampling in Demographically Diverse Areas using Geospatial Technology.  Evaluation 2015: Exemplary Evaluations in a Multicultural World, Chicago, Illinois. (November 9-14)

 
2015

Burkart, H.B., Nassel, A.F., & Su, W.  Assessing the Social Determinants of Obesity in Latino Immigrants: Using Geographic Information Systems (GIS) from Start to Finish in a Study Design. Evaluation 2015: Exemplary Evaluations in a Multicultural World, Chicago, Illinois. (November 9-14)

 
2015

Lanzi RG, Kempf M, Hardy C, Bowman T, Partridge E, & Saag M.  Engaging the Deep South Network for Cancer Control Community Health Scholars in the Development and Implementation Process for a HIV and Hepatitis C Awareness Initiative.  Invited Presentation, Center for AIDS Research (CFAR) National Meeting, Seattle, Washington. (November 4-6)

 
2015

Chen, M., Davies, S.L., Snyder, S., & Lanzi, R.G.  Risk Factors of Maternal Mental Health and Parenting Functioning: My Sister’s Keeper.  143rd Annual American Public Health Association Annual Meeting, Chicago, Illinois. (November 1-4)

 
2015

Davies, S.L., Lee, Y., & Hannon, L.  Influence of Community Social Capital on Personal Identity, Sexual Risk, and Future Aspirations Among African American Emerging Adult Males. 143rd Annual American Public Health Association Annual Meeting, Chicago, Illinois. (November 1-4) 

 
2015

Davies, S.L., Lee, Y., Thind, H., Andreae, S., & Hannon, L.  Challenges Facing African American Communities in the Deep South as Perceived by Young Adult Males, Other Residents, and Local Leaders. 143rd Annual American Public Health Association Annual Meeting, Chicago, Illinois. (November 1-4)

 
2015

Murphy, B.E., Carodine, A.G., Crawford, M.S., & Davies, S.L.  CITY Health II: Combining Local Artists, Entertainment Education, and Social Media to Reduce the Risk in African American Emerging Adults in Birmingham.  2nd Annual Community Engagement Institute, Birmingham, Alabama (October 2)

 
2015

Gohlke JM, Tyson S, Brown K, Threadgill-Matthews S, Johnson E, & Datcher K. The Rules of Engagement: Fully Involving Communities in Collaborative Research. 2nd Annual Community Engagement Institute, Birmingham, Alabama (October 2)

 
2015

Antoine LH, Bernhard MC, Tyson SB, Brown K, & Gohlke JM.  Education to Action: Supporting Youth Leadership through Environmental Health Education. 2nd Annual Community Engagement Institute, Birmingham, Alabama (October 2)

 
2015

Lanzi RG, Kempf M, Hardy C, Bowman T, Partridge E, & Saag M.  Community Based Efforts to Engage the Deep South Network for Cancer Control’s Community Health Scholars in the Development and Implementation of an HIV and Hepatitis C Awareness and Screening I Initiative. 2nd Annual Community Engagement Institute, Birmingham, Alabama. (October 2)

 

2015

Geisler, W. Influence of Chlamydia trachomatis Organism Load on Reinfection Risk. (Poster) World STI & HIV Congress.  Brisbane, Australia. (September 13-16)

 

2015

Pritchett, M.C., Oster, R., Safford, M.M., Agne, A.A., & Cherrington, A.L.  Is Social Support Associated with Diabetes Distress and Glycemic Control in African Americans with Type 2 Diabetes?  (Poster).  Diabetes Research Centers NIDDK Medical Student Research Symposium, Nashville, Tennessee. (August 6-7).

 

2015

Coker, T.R., Elliott, M.N., Toomey, S.L., Schwebel, D.C., Tortolero, S.R., Cuccaro, P., Davies, S.L., Visser, S., & Schuster, M.A.  A Longitudinal Analysis of Racial/Ethnic Disparities in ADHD Diagnosis and Treatment.  2015 Pediatric Academic Societies Annual Meeting, San Diego, California. (April 25-28)

 

2015

Fowler, K.B., Davies, S.L., Kempf, M.C., Boppana, S.B., Cannon, M.J., & Edwards, R.K. Lack of Awareness and Knowledge about Congenital Cytomegalovirus (CMV) Infection in  Young Urban Pregnant Women.  5th Congenital CMV Conference and 15th Annual  CMV/Beta Herpes Virus Workshop, Brisbane, Australia. (April 20-24)

 
2015

Hites L, Wakelee J, Beck, H, & Lowery J.  Understanding the Barriers and Facilitators to Volunteerism in Alabama’s Strategic National Stockpile Distribution System.  Public Health Preparedness Summit.  Atlanta, GA. (April 18-22

 
2015

Allen S, Hites L, Echols M, & Michael M.  Translating the Birmingham Neighborhood Leaders Survey into Innovative Action.  UAB Public Health Research Day.  Birmingham, AL. (April 9)

 
2015

Fifolt M, Preskitt J, Lanzi R, Johns E, & Strichik T.  Understanding the Utilization Patterns of Families in a Home Visiting System in Alabama. (April 9

 
2015

Graff, S., Chang, M., Singh, L., & Davies, S.  The Community Matters 20/20 Assessment as a Vehicle for Patient Empowerment, Process, Improvement, and Service Learning at Equal Access Birmingham.  Society of Student-Run Free Clinics Conference, Atlanta, Georgia. (February 7-8)

 

 

Core Projects

CITY- Health (2009-2014)

 

2014

Tucker JA, Cheong, J, & Chandler SD.  Selecting Communication Channels for Substance Misuse Prevention with At-risk Emerging Adults in the Southern U.S.  Psicosalud 2014.  Havana, Cuba. (November 10-14, 2014)

2014

Chandler SD, Cheong JW, & Tucker JA. Substance Use, Sexual Practices, and Social Network Reinforcement Among African American Emerging Adult Women Living in Disadvantaged Urban Neighborhoods. (Poster). UAB Public Health Research Day, Birmingham, Alabama. (April 10)

2014

Cheong JW, Tucker JA, & Chandler SD. Perceived Quality of Life, Substance Use, and Risky Sexual Practices Among African American Youths Living in Underserved Urban Neighborhoods. (Poster). UAB Public Health Research Day, Birmingham, Alabama. (April 10)

2013

Cheong JW, Tucker JA, & Simpson CA.  Time Perspective Predicts Substance Use by Disadvantaged Urban Emerging Adults.  American Psychological Association Divisions 28/50 Collaborative Perspectives on Addiction Inaugural Conference, Atlanta, Georia. (May 3-4, 2013)

2013

Tucker JA, Cheong J, CHandler SD, Davies SL, LEwis TH, & Simpson CA. Substance Use and Behavioral Impulsivity Predict Sexual Risk Taking in Emerging Adults (Poster). American Psychological Association Annual Convention, Honolulu, HI (July 31-August 4, 2013)  

2012

Chandler SD, Borch CA, Tucker JA, Lewis T, Kerbawy S, Simpson CA, & Davies SL.  Researching African-American Emerging Adults in Disadvantaged Urban Areas in Alabama for Health Risk Assessment: Utility of Respondent Driven Sampling. 4th Annual UAB School of Public Health Research Day, Birmingham, Alabama.
(April 3, 2012)

2011

Tucker JA, Simpson CA, Borch CA, Chandler S, & Kerbawy S.  Community Influences Transitions of Youth (CITY) Health: Core Project UAB Prevention Research Center.  3rd Annual UAB Public Health Research Day, Birmingham, AL. (April 5, 2011)

 

Flying Sparks (2004-2009)

2010 Kohler CL, Foushee HR, Faola M, Cutter G, Michael M. Evaluation of the Flying Sparks Community Health Promotion Intervention (Poster). Prevention Research Centers Program 2011 Annual Conference: The Changing Face of Public Health Research and Practice, Atlanta, Georgia. (April 13-14, 2011)

 


 

Special Interest Projects

Integration and Evaluation of an Existing Cancer Survivorship Material into a Clinical Setting (2006-2009)

2014

Pisu M, Funkhouser E, Juarez L, Bevis K, Alvarez R, &  Martin MY.  Worries of African American and White Women Diagnosed with Ovarian Cancer.  7th Biennial Cancer Survivorship Research Conference.  Atlanta, Georgia.  (June 18-20, 2014)

2010

Martin M, Evans M, Oster R, Kratt P, Pollack L, Smith JL, Dignan M, Hullet S, & Pisu M. Evaluating the American Cancer Society’s ‘I Can Cope’ Among Lower Income Minorities. 5th Biennial Cancer Survivorship Research Conference: Recovery and Beyond, Washington, D.C. (June 17-19, 2010)

2010

Martin M, Kratt P, Oster R, Evans M, Choi H, Andrews S, & Pisu M. Impact of Spirituality on Quality of Life in Lower-Income, Predominantly Minority Cancer Survivors. International Psycho-Oncology Society’s Congress of Psycho-Oncology Annual Meeting, Quebec, Quebec, Canada. (May 25-29, 2010)                                  - Martin's IPOS Abstract

2010

Martin M, Kratt P, Oster R, Evans M, Choi H, Andrews S, & Pisu M. Impact of Spirituality on Quality of Life of Lower Income Predominantly Minority Cancer Survivors. UAB Minority Health Research Center 5th Annual Health Disparities Research Forum, Birmingham, Alabama. (April 21, 2010)

2010

Andrews S. Determinants for Decision Making Preferences in Lower Income Predominantly Minority Cancer Survivors. Society of Behavioral Medicine Annual Meeting, Seattle, Washington. (April 7-10, 2010)

 


 

Other Research and PRC Related Activities

Community Health Scholar Grants

2014

Dulin Keita A, Hannon L, Clay O, Adams I, & Rogers M.  Changes in Neighborhood Built/Social Features and Odds of Physical Activity.  2014 International Society of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity.  San Diego, California.  (May 21-24, 2014)

    2014                        

Preskitt J, Fifolt M, Goldfarb S, Lanzi R, & Kilburn J. A CBPR Approach to Assessing Needs of Children in Jefferson County, Alabama. (Poster). UAB Public Health Research Day, Birmingham, Alabama. (April 10)

   2013   

Antoine L, Bernhard MC, Tyson SB, Brown K, Gohlke JM. Education to Action: Supporting Youth Leadership through Environmental Health Education. (Poster). UAB Public Health Research Day, Birmingham, Alabama. (April 10)

2013

Lanzi RG, Tyson S & Davies SL. CBPR's Importance and Critical Role in Research as Evidenced in, "My Sister's Keeper" : A CBPR Coalition to Strengthen Maternam Mental and Family Resilience in a Southern, Urban, Low Income Community. 141st APHA Annual Meeting and Expo. Boston, MA.

2013

Gohlke JM, Tyson S, & Brown K. Education to Action: Supporting Youth Leadership in Environmental Health. Annual Brownfields Conference (Community Driven Research in the Southeast Roundtable, Session 2016), Atlanta, Georgia (May 15-17, 2013)

2013

Menear KS, Neumeier WH, Hites LS, Carter J, & Stephens B. Physical Activity be and for Individuals with Autism: Cross- Group Comparison (Poster). 2013 American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance National Convention and Exposition, Research Consotium Conference. Charlotte, North Carolina (April 23-27, 2013)

2013

Davies SL, Gaines-Lanzi R, Thind H, & Tyson S. Lessons Learned Using CBPR to Strengthen Maternal Meantal Health and Family Resilience in a Southern, Low Income, Urban Community. UAB Public Health Research Day, Birmingham, Alabama. (April 2)

2012

Keita AD, Hannon L, Buys D, Casazza K, & Clay O. Changing the Sociostructural Environmental through HOPE VI: A Mixed-Methods Approach to Examine Community Residents' Expectations for their Community, Health, & Physical Activity (Poster). National Institutes of Health 2012 Summit on the Science of Eliminating Health Disparties. National Harbor, Maryland. (December 17-19)

2012

Davies SL, Gaines- Lanzi R, Thind H, & Tyson S. Lessons Learned Using CBPR to Strengthen Maternal Mental Health and Family Resilience in a Southern, Low Income, Urban Community. 140th Annual American Public Health Association Meeting & Expo, San Francisco, California. (October 27-31)

2012

Menear KS, Neumeier WH, Hites LS, Carter J, & Stephens B. Statewide Survey of Physical Activity Participation by Individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders (Poster). North American Federation of Adapted Physical Activity Conference, Birmingham, Alabama. (October 11-13)

2012

Menear KS, Neumeier WH, Menear KS, Hites LS, Cater J, & Stephen B. Perceptions and Desires of Increased Physical Activity in Individual with Autism Spectrum  Disorders. UAB Civitan International Research Center Annual Neurodevelopment Simpson Ramsey Symposium, Birmingham, Alabama. (April 26)

2012

Menear KS, Neumeier WH, Hites LS, Carter J, & Stephens B. Statewide Survey of Non-Physical Activity Providers Working with Individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders (Poster). National Consortium for Physical Education and Recreation for Individuals with Disabilities Annual Conference, Reston, Virginia. (July 19-21)

2012

Neumeier, WH, Menear KS, Hites L, Carter J, & Stephens B. Perceptions and Desires of Increased Physical Activity in Individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders. UAB Civitan International Research Center Annual Neurodevelopment Simpson Ramsey Symposium, Birmingham, Alabama. (April 26)

2012

Sisiopiku VP, Cotten SR, & Hale TM. Motorcycle Safety in the State of Alabama. Southern District/ Great Lakes District Institute of Transportation Engineers (SKITE/GLITE) Joint Annual Meeting, Lexington, Kentucky. (April 15-18)

2012

Dansby EO & Waterbor JW. Dental Student Training in Wilcox County. UAB School of Public Health Research Day, Birmingham, Alabama. (April 3)

2012

Hale TM, Sisiopiku VP, & Cotten SR. The Relationship of Internet Safety Information Seeking on Risky Riding Behavior and Use of Protective Gear Among an Online Motorcycle Community. Transpotation Research Board Annual Meeting, Washington, DC. (January 22-26)

2011

Keita AD. Changing Neighborhood Structures: The Effects of a Hope VI Housing Program for Community, Health, and Physical Activity. Prevention Research Centers Program 2011 Annual Conference: The Changing Face of Public Health Research and Practices, Atlanta, Georgia. (April 13-14, 2011)

2011

Drentea P & Guo, L. Debt and Financial Worry: Data and Community Partnership, A Blended Methodological Approach. 74th Annual Meeting of the Southern Sociological Society, Jacksonville, Florida. (April 6-9, 2011)

2011

Drentea P& Guo, L. Debt and Financial Worry: Data and Community Partnership, A Blend Methodological Approach. 74th Annual Meeting of the Southern Sociological Society, Jacksonville, Florida. (April 6-9, 2011).

 

Extreme Heat Events: Evolving Risk Patterns in Urban and Rural Community

 2014  

Bernhard MC, Kent ST, McClure LA, Evans MB, & Gohlke JM. A Novel Approach to Measuring Heat Exposure, Thermal Preference, and Time Spent Outdoors. (Poster). UAB Public Health Research Day, Birmingham, Alabama. (April 10)

2013

Bernhard MC, Evans MB, Kent ST, Johnson E, Threadgill SL, Tyson S, Becker SM, & Gohlke JM. Identifying Environmental Health Priorities in Underserved Minority Populations: A Study of Urban vs. Rural Communities (Poster). UAB Public Health Research Day, Birmingham, Alabama. (April 2, 2013)                                                                            

2013 Bernhard MC, Evans MB, Kent ST, Johnson E, Threadgill SL, Tyson S, Becker SM, & Gohlke JM. Identifying Environmental Health Priorities in Underserved Miniority Populations: A Study of Urban vs. Rural Communities (Poster). 8th Annual UAB Health Disparities Research Symposium, Birmingham, Alabama. (February 28, 2013)
   
   
Collaboration and Partnerships
2013

Gohlke J, Zaitchik B, Kent S, Smith T, Bernhard M, Evans M, Maples E, Crider K, Threadgill S, Johnson E, Tyson S, & McClure L. Community Engaged Research in Urban and Rural Settings to Identify Health Risks from Extreme Heat Events. National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences Extreme Weather, Climate and Health: Putting Science into Practice Meeting. Washington, DC. Abstract: http://www.niehs.nih.gov/about/visiting/events/pastmtg/2013/dert-climate/

2013

Allen S, Hites L, Echols M, & Michael M. Translating the Birmingham Neighborhood Leaders Survey Data into Innovative Action. Clinical Translational Science Awards Annual Community Engagment Meeting, "Science of Community Engaged Research: Future Directions." Bethseda, MD. (August 22-23, 2013)

2013

Bernhard MC, Evans MB, Kent ST, Johnson E, Threadgill SL, Tyson S, Becker SM, & Gohlke JM. Identifying Environmental Health Priorities in Underserved Minority Populations: A Study of Rural vs. Urban COmmunites. UAB Public Health Research Day, Birmingham, AL (April 2)

2013

Bernhard MC, Evans MB, Kent ST, Johnson E, Threadgill SL, Tyson S, Becher SM, & Gohlke JM. Identifying Environmental Health Priorities in Underserved Minority Populations: Study of Rural vs. Urban Communities. 8th Annual Health Disparities Research Symposium, Birmingham, AL. (February 28)

2012

Allen S, Hites L, & Cooper L. Healthy Change in Your Community Challenge with African American Youth Aged 7-13. 140th Annual American Public Health Association Meeting & Expo, San Francisco, CA. (October 27-31)

2012

Allen S, Cooper L, Fernandez J, Hites L, & Michael M. Healthy change in Your Community Challenge (Poster). 5th Annual Clinical Translational Science Awards Annual Community Engagement Meeting, Washington, DC. (August 23-24)

2012

Richardson B, Willig A, Agne A, & Cherrington A. Diabetes Connect: African American Patients' Perceptions of the Community Health Worker Model for Diabetes Care. 33rd Annual Meeting of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, New Orleans, LA. (April 11-14)

2012

Willig AL, Richardson BS, Agne AA, & Cherrington A. Intuitive Eating Practives Among African American Women Living with Diabetes. 33rd Annual Meeting of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, New Orleans, LA. (April 11-14)

2011

Davis R, Gumbs WS, Agne A, & Cherrington A. Health Care Professionals' Perspectives on the Use of the Community Health Worker Model for Diabetes. 32nd Annual Meeting of the Society fo Behavioral Medicine, Washington, DC. (April 27-30)

2011

Gumbs WS, Davis R, Agne A, & Cherrington A. Provider Perception of the Community Health Worker's Role in Diabetes Prevention and Management at a Community Hospital. 32nd Annual Meeting of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, Washington, DC. (April 27-30)

2011

Upadhyay DK, Agne AA, Evans MB, & Cherrington A. Giving Back to the Community: Dissemination of Results in a Community-Based Paticipatory Research Study on Diabetes in Alabama. 32nd Annual Meeting of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, Washington, DC.

2011

Adusumill S, Upadhyay DK, Agne AA, Evans MB, & Cherrington A. Giving BAck to the Community: Dissemination of Results in a Community- Based Participatory Research Study on Diabetes in Alabama. 32nd Annual Meeting of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, Washington, DC. (April 27-30)

2011

Adusumlli S, Upadhyay DK, & Kerbawy S. Building Community Capacity to Improve Social Determinants of Health: Congregations for Public Health and UAB Center for the Study of Community Health. 3rd Annual UAB Public Health Research Day, Birmingham, AL. (April5)

Training

                Interprofessional Global Health Service Learning

  2014   

Sathiakumar N, Wilson L, Frazier M, Savage G, Tucker D, McElderry C, Evans M, & Smith TL. An Interprofessional Global Health Service Learning Initiative: Preparing Students for Work in the Global Village. (Poster). UAB Public Health Research Day, Birmingham, Alabama. (April 10)

                2014   

Carter W, Dhawan A, Voss S, Sathiakumar N, Wilson L, Frazier M, & Smith T. Creating and Piloting a Vulnerability Index to Assess Health Needs of the Homeless Population in Central Alabama. (Poster). UAB Public Health Research Day, Birmingham, Alabama. (April 10)

        2014               

Shannon WB, Viegas AT, Smith TL, Sathiakumar N, Wilson L, & Frazier M. Evaluation of West End Community Garden’s 5th Annual Collard Green Cookoff and Wellness Expo. (Poster). UAB Public Health Research Day, Birmingham, Alabama. (April 10)

2013

Sathiakumar N, Wilson L, Frazier M, Savage G, Tuscker D, McElderry C, Evans M, & Ryan T. An Interprofessional Global Health Service Learning Initiative: Preparing Students for Work in the Global Village. Annual Meeting of the Southern Regional Educational Board Council on Collegiate Education for Nursing. Atlanta, GA

 

                Environmental Public Health Online Courses (EPHOC)

2012 McCormick LC, Kunz J, Hites L, Wakelee J, & Radke V. Environmental Public Health Online Courses (EPHOC): Training and Evaluation Outcomes (Poster). National Environmental Health Association 76th Annual Educational Conference, San Francisco, California. (June 28-30)
2010

Struzick T. Environmental Public Health Online Courses: Overview. Interstate Environmental Health Seminar, Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. (July 21-13, 2010)

2010

Struzick T. Environmental Health: The Social Work Perspective. Alabama Environmental Health Association, Birmingham, Alabama

2010

Struzick T. Protocol for Assessing Excellence in Environmental Health. Tools for Change, Inc. 2 Day Workshop, Albany, Georgia. (June 11-12, 2010)

 

Policy

                Radio Dramas

     2012            

Frazier M, Massingale S, Bowen M, & Kohler C. Engaging a Community in Developing an Entertainment-Education Spanish Language Radio Novella. 140th Annual American Public Health Association Meeting & Expo, San Francisco, California          

2012

Kohler C, Frazier M, Bowen M, Massingale S, & Hunter E. A Spanish Language Radio Drama for Obesity and Tobacco Prevention. 140th Annual American Public Health Association Meeting & Expo, San Francisco, California. (October 27-31)

2012

Massingale S, Frazier M, & Kohler C. Use of Audience Response Systerms or 'Clickers' to Evaluate Episodes to Promote Healthy Behaviors Among Hispanics. 140th Annual American Public Health Association Meeting & Expo, San Francisco, California. (October 27-31)

2012

Kohler C, Frazier M, Bowen M, Massingale S, & Hunter E. Go Easy on the Empanadas! Results from a Pilot Test of a Spanish Language Radio Novella. National Conference on Health Communication, Marketing & Media, Atlanta, Georgia. (August 7-9)

2011

Sood S, Kohler C, & Kawamura Y. Evaluation of BodyLove, a U.S.- Based Radio Serial Drama for Prevention and Control of Chronic Diseases among African American Adults. 5th Annual International Entertainment Education Conference, New Delhi, India. (November 17-20)

2011

Campos S, Kohler C, Askelson NM, Ortiz C, Spies EL, & Losch ME. Language Barriers and Access are not the Only Obstacles Latinas Face in Using Family Planning: A Qualitative Examination of the Role of Communication (Poster). 139th Annual American Public Health Association Meeting & Expo, Washington, DC. (October 29 - November 2)

2012

Bussey K & Hites L. Jefferson County Alabama’s Approach to Point of Purchase Tobacco Advisory Signage: When Mandated Signage is not an Option (Poster). 140th Annual American Public Health Association Meeting & Expo, San Francisco, California. (October 27-31)

 

Evaluation

2014

Hites LS.  Assessing Disaster Preparedness with Minimal Resources.  Evaluation 2014: Visionary Evaluation for a Sustainable, Equitable Future.  Denver, Colorado. (October 15-18, 2014)

2014

Fifolt M, Wakelee J, & Hites L.  Assessing Campus Safety Needs.  Evaluation 2014: Visionary Evaluation for a Sustainable, Equitable Future.  Denver, Colorado. (October 15-18, 2014)

2014

Nassel AF, Beck HM, & Su W.  Using GIS to Visualize and Compare Crime Incidence with Perception. Evaluation 2014: Visionary Evaluation for a Sustainable, Equitable Future.  Denver, Colorado. (October 15-18, 2014)

2014

Hites, L., Wakelee, J., & Fifolt, M. Disturbing the Power Structure: Adding the Clinical Nurse Leader Role to the Nursing Hierarchy.   Poster presentation at the 11th European Academy of Occupational Health Psychology Conference, London, United Kingdom. (April 14-16)

2014

Sinkfield, T., Wakelee, J., Evans, M., & Hites, L. With Every Heartbeat is Life: A Heart Health Prevention Program in African American Congregations. Poster presentation at the UAB Annual Public Health Research Day, Birmingham, Alabama. (April 10)

2014

Hites, L., Wakelee, J., Carpenter, R, Eldridge-Auffant, L., Fifolt, M., Cochran G, & Nassel, A. Assessing the Preparedness of Individuals with Disabilities Utilizing the State of Alabama Independent Living (SAIL) Service. Poster presented at Public Health Preparedness Summit, Atlanta, Georgia. (April 1-4)

2013

Hites LS, Fifolt M, Beck H, Su W, Kerbawy S, Wakelee J, & Nassel A. A Geospatial Mixed Methods Approach to Campus Safety. UAB Core Day, Birmingham, AL. (November 14) 

2013

Hites LS & Lyons SA. Matching Objectives with Expected Outcomes: A Common Metrics Approach for Measurement of Complex Systems. Evaluation 2013: Evaluation Practice in the Early 21st Century. Washington, D.C. (October 14-16).

2013

Hites LS & Wakell JF. Assessing Impact in Emergency Preparedness and Response Training. Evaluation 2013: Evaluation 2103: Evaluation Practice in the Early 21st Century. Washington, D.C.(October 14-16).

2013

Hites LS, Wakelee JF, & West M. Assessing Regional Capability to Care for People with Disabilities During Disaster: A Needs Assessment/ Gap Analysis Approach. Public Health Preparedness Summit, Atlanta, Georgia (March 12-15, 2013).

2012

Hites LS, Wakelee JF, & Fifolt M. Assessing the Physical Needs and Capabilities of Individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders. Evaluation 2012: 26th Annual Conference of the American Evaluation Association, Minneapolis, Minnesota. (October 24-27, 2012)

2011

Hites L & Wakelee J. Evaluating Intervention Effectiveness During the Policy Change Process: Communities Putting Prevention to Work (CPPW) and Prevention Research Centers (PRC) Leveraging Community Engagement Resources. Evaluation 2011: 25th Annual Conference of the American Evaluation Association, Anaheim, California. (November 2-5, 2011)

2011

Hites, LS, Wakelee, JF, & McCormick, LC. From HSEEP to PICES: Applying Lessons Learned in Emergency Preparedness to Policy Change Management (Poster). National Association of County & City Health Officials Annual Conference. Hartford, Connecticut. (July 20-22, 2011)

 

 

 

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