UMass Worcester PRC Publications

 

The UMass Worcester Prevention Research Center (PRC) is committed to working toward optimal health of communities, families and individuals. Founded in 2009 as part of the CDC's Prevention Research Center Network, our mission is to promote health and prevent disease and disability through: real-world community engaged research, evidence-based practice, and education. We accomplish our work through partnerships with public health, community and clinical organizations. For more information on the UMass Worcester PRC, visit: www.umassmed.edu/prc. The collection below showcases publications authored by UMass Worcester Prevention Research Center faculty, staff, students and community partners.

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Publications from 2013

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Municipal officials' perceived barriers to consideration of physical activity in community design decision making, Karin Valentine Goins, Kristin L. Schneider, Ross Brownson, Cheryl Carnoske, Kelly R. Evenson, Amy Eyler, Katie Heinrich, Jill Litt, Rodney Lyn, Jay Maddock, Hannah Reed, Nancy O'Hara Tompkins, and Stephenie C. Lemon

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Lessons in promoting active living: the collaborative perspective, Jeanette Gustat, Isobel Healy, Jill Litt, Hannah Reed, Rachel G. Tabak, Karin V. Goins, Daniel Bornstein, Cheryl Carnoske, Rodney Lyn, and Amy A. Eyler

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Laxative use and incident falls, fractures and change in bone mineral density in postmenopausal women: results from the Women's Health Initiative, Bernhard Haring, Mary B. Pettinger, Jennifer W. Bea, Jean Wactawski-Wende, Ryan M. Carnahan, Judith K. Ockene, Moritz Wyler von Ballmoos, Robert B. Wallace, and Sylvia Wassertheil-Smoller

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Stiffness control of balance during dual task and prospective falls in older adults: the MOBILIZE Boston Study, Hyun Gu Kang, Lien Quach, Wenjun Li, and Lewis A. Lipsitz

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Development and validation of worksite weight-related social norms surveys, Stephenie C. Lemon, Qin Liu, Robert P. Magner, Kristin L. Schneider, and Lori Pbert

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Use of practice-based research network data to measure neighborhood smoking prevalence, Jeffrey A. Linder, Nancy A. Rigotti, Phyllis Brawarsky, Emily Z. Kontos, Elyse R. Park, Elissa V Klinger, Lucas Marinacci, Wenjun Li, and Jennifer S. Haas

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Advancing environmental and policy change through active living collaboratives: compositional and stakeholder engagement correlates of group effectiveness, Jill Litt, Hannah Reed, Susan G. Zieff, Rachel G. Tabak, Amy A. Eyler, Nancy O'Hara Tompkins, Rodney Lyn, Jeanette Gustat, Karin V. Goins, and Daniel Bornstein

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Active living collaboratives in the United States: understanding characteristics, activities, and achievement of environmental and policy change, Jill S. Litt, Hannah L. Reed, Rachel G. Tabak, Susan G. Zieff, Amy A. Eyler, Rodney Lyn, Karin V. Goins, Jeanette Gustat, and Nancy O'Hara Tompkins

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Field Testing a Food Purchasing Survey: Progress from the Residential Environment and Coronary Heart Disease Risk Factors (REACH) Pilot Study, Wenjun Li, Barbara C. Olendzki, Linda C. Churchill, Nicole M. Wedick, Rashelle B. Hayes, Rachel Duckham, Kevin J. Kane, Viji Patil, and Judith K. Ockene

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Referring patients for telephone counseling to promote colorectal cancer screening, Roger Luckmann, Mary E. Costanza, Milagros C. Rosal, Mary Jo White, and Caroline Cranos

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Policy, systems, and environmental approaches for obesity prevention: a framework to inform local and state action, Rodney Lyn, Semra Aytur, Tobey A. Davis, Amy A. Eyler, Kelly R. Evenson, Jamie F. Chriqui, Angie L. Cradock, Karin V. Goins, Jill Litt, and Ross C. Brownson

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Relations of Depressive Symptoms and Antidepressant Use to Body Mass Index and Selected Biomarkers for Diabetes and Cardiovascular Disease, Yunsheng Ma, Raji Balasubramanian, Sherry L. Pagoto, Kristin L. Schneider, James R. Hebert, Lawrence S. Phillips, Joseph S. Goveas, Annie L. Culver, Barbara C. Olendzki, James Beck, Jordan W. Smoller, Deidre M. Sepavich, Judith K. Ockene, Lisa Uebelacker, Martha Zorn, and Simin Liu

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All-Cause, Cardiovascular, and Cancer Mortality Rates in Postmenopausal White, Black, Hispanic, and Asian Women With and Without Diabetes in the United States: The Women's Health Initiative, 1993-2009, Yunsheng Ma, James R. Hebert, Raji Balasubramanian, Nicole M. Wedick, Barbara V. Howard, Milagros C. Rosal, Simin Liu, Chloe E. Bird, Barbara C. Olendzki, Judith K. Ockene, Jean Wactawski-Wende, Lawrence S. Phillips, Michael J. Lamonte, Kristin L. Schneider, Lorena Garcia, Ira S. Ockene, Philip A. Merriam, Deidre M. Sepavich, Rachel H. Mackey, Karen C. Johnson, and JoAnn E. Manson

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Assessing Availability of Healthy Options in Food Stores to Guide Community Transformation Grant Activities in Massachusetts, Barbara C. Olendzki, Thomas Land, Kevin J. Kane, Susan Svencer, Lili Chen, Hua Zheng, Viji Patil, and Wenjun Li

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Social Support for Weight Loss: Online Friends Versus Real Friends, Sherry L. Pagoto

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A Call for an End to the Diet Debates, Sherry L. Pagoto and Bradley M. Appelhans

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How behavioral science can advance digital health, Sherry L. Pagoto and Gary G. Bennett

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Efficacy vs effectiveness, Sherry L. Pagoto and Stephenie C. Lemon

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Evidence for community-based approaches to weight loss: a case for revising the Centers for Medicaid and Medicare Services reimbursement structures, Sherry L. Pagoto, Stephenie C. Lemon, Lori Pbert, Brent VanDorsten, and Jessica Whiteley

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Weight loss in persons with serious mental illness, Sherry L. Pagoto, Stephenie C. Lemon, and Jessica Whiteley

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Evidence-based strategies in weight-loss mobile apps, Sherry L. Pagoto, Kristin L. Schneider, Mirjana Jojic, Michele DeBiasse, and Devin Mann

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Randomized controlled trial of behavioral treatment for comorbid obesity and depression in women: the Be Active Trial, Sherry L. Pagoto, Kristin L. Schneider, Matthew C. Whited, Jessica L. Oleski, Philip A. Merriam, Bradley M. Appelhans, Yunsheng Ma, Barbara C. Olendzki, Molly E. Waring, A. M. Busch, Stephenie C. Lemon, Ira S. Ockene, and Sybil L. Crawford

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A school nurse-delivered intervention for overweight and obese adolescents, Lori Pbert, Susan Druker, Mary Ann Gapinski, Lauren A. Gellar, Robert P. Magner, George W. Reed, Kristin L. Schneider, and Stavroula K. Osganian

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Racial/ethnic disparities in association between dietary quality and incident diabetes in postmenopausal women in the United States: the Women's Health Initiative 1993-2005, Yongxia Qiao, Lesley F. Tinker, Barbara C. Olendzki, James R. Hebert, Raji Balasubramanian, Milagros C. Rosal, Melanie Hingle, Yiqing Song, Kristin L. Schneider, Simin Liu, Stacy Sims, Judith K. Ockene, Deidre M. Sepavich, James M. Shikany, Gioia Persuitte, and Yunsheng Ma

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Middle school food environments and racial/ethnic differences in sugar-sweetened beverage consumption: findings from the Healthy Choices study, Tracy K. Richmond, Jennifer L. Spadano-Gasbarro, Courtney E. Walls, S. Bryn Austin, Mary L. Greaney, Monica L. Wang, Solomon Mezgebu, Karen E. Peterson, and Mary L. Greaney

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Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction and Change in Health-Related Behaviors, Elena Salmoirago-Blotcher, Matthew Hunsinger, Lucas Morgan, Daniel Fischer, and James Carmody

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Change in Physical Activity after a Diabetes Diagnosis: Opportunity for Intervention, Kristin L. Schneider, Christopher Andrews, Kathleen M. Hovey, Rebecca A. Seguin, Todd Manini, Michael J. Lamonte, Karen L. Margolis, Molly E. Waring, Yi Ning, Stacy Sims, Yunsheng Ma, Judith K. Ockene, Marcia L. Stefanick, and Sherry L. Pagoto

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Assessing depression in obese women: An examination of two commonly-used measures, Kristin L. Schneider, Andrew M. Busch, Matthew C. Whited, Bradley M. Appelhans, Molly E. Waring, and Sherry L. Pagoto

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Can familial factors account for the association of body mass index with poor mental health in men or women, Ellen Schur, Kathryn M. Godfrey, Elizabeth Dansie, Dedra Buchwald, Sherry L. Pagoto, and Niloofar Afari

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Better population health through behavior change in adults: a call to action, Bonnie J. Spring; Judith K. Ockene; Samuel S. Gidding; Dariush Mozaffarian; Shirley Moore; Milagros C. Rosal; Michael D. Brown; Dorothea K. Vafiadis; Debbie L. Cohen; Lora E. Burke; Donald Lloyd-Jones; and American Heart Association Behavior Change Committee of the Council on Epidemiology and Prevention, Council on Lifestyle and Cardiometabolic Health, Council for High Blood Pressure Research, and Council on Cardiovascular and Stroke Nursing

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Challenges in sodium intake reduction and meal consumption patterns among participants with metabolic syndrome in a dietary trial, Jinsong Wang, Barbara C. Olendzki, Nicole M. Wedick, Gioia M. Persuitte, Annie L. Culver, Wenjun Li, Philip A. Merriam, James Carmody, Hua Julia Fang, Zhiying Zhang, Gin-Fei Olendzki, Liang Zheng, and Yunsheng Ma

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Beverage-consumption patterns and associations with metabolic risk factors among low-income Latinos with uncontrolled type 2 diabetes, Monica L. Wang, Stephenie C. Lemon, Barbara C. Olendzki, and Milagros C. Rosal

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Development and validation of the Lifestyle Self-Efficacy Scale for Latinos with Diabetes (LSESLD), Monica L. Wang, Stephenie C. Lemon, Garry Welch, and Milagros C. Rosal

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Environmental factors associated with disordered weight-control behaviours among youth: a systematic review, Monica L. Wang, Karen E. Peterson, Marie C. McCormick, and S. Bryn Austin

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Family physical activity and meal practices associated with disordered weight control behaviors in a multiethnic sample of middle-school youth, Monica L. Wang, Karen E. Peterson, Tracy K. Richmond, Jennifer L. Spadano-Gasbarro, Mary L. Greaney, Solomon Mezgebu, Marie C. McCormick, and S. Bryn Austin

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Dietary and physical activity factors related to eating disorder symptoms among middle school youth, Monica Wang, Courtney E. Walls, Karen E. Peterson, Tracy K. Richmond, Jennifer L. Spadano-Gasbarro, Mary L. Greaney, Emily Blood, Solomon Mezgebu, Marie C. McCormick, S. V. Subramanian, and S. Bryn Austin

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Multivitamin and mineral use and breast cancer mortality in older women with invasive breast cancer in the women's health initiative, Sylvia Wassertheil-Smoller, A P. McGinn, N. Budrys, Rowan T. Chlebowski, G. Y. Ho, K. C. Johnson, D. S. Lane, Wenjun Li, Marian L. Neuhouser, J. Saquib, James M. Shikany, Y. Song, and Cynthia A. Thomson

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Tailored system to deliver behavioral intervention and manage data in randomized trials, Hua Zheng, Milagros C. Rosal, Carol A. Oatis, Wenjun Li, and Patricia D. Franklin

Publications from 2012

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Socioeconomic status, energy cost, and nutrient content of supermarket food purchases, Bradley M. Appelhans, Brandy-Joe Milliron, Kathleen Woolf, Tricia J. Johnson, Sherry L. Pagoto, Kristin L. Schneider, Matthew C. Whited, and Jennifer C. Ventrelle

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Delay discounting and intake of ready-to-eat and away-from-home foods in overweight and obese women, Bradley M. Appelhans, Molly E. Waring, Kristin L. Schneider, Sherry L. Pagoto, Michelle A. Debiasse, Matthew C. Whited, and Elizabeth B. Lynch

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Depression severity, diet quality, and physical activity in women with obesity and depression, Bradley M. Appelhans, Matthew C. Whited, Kristin L. Schneider, Yunsheng Ma, Jessica L. Oleski, Philip A. Merriam, Molly E. Waring, Barbara C. Olendzki, Devin M. Mann, Ira S. Ockene, and Sherry L. Pagoto

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Effect of the planet health intervention on eating disorder symptoms in Massachusetts middle schools, 2005-2008, S. Bryn Austin, Jennifer L. Spadano-Gasbarro, Mary L. Greaney, Emily A. Blood, Anne T. Hunt, Tracy K. Richmond, Monica L. Wang, Solomon Mezgebu, Stavroula K. Osganian, and Karen E. Peterson

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Vitamin D Supplementation and Depression in the Women's Health Initiative Calcium and Vitamin D Trial, Elizabeth R. Bertone-Johnson, Sally I. Powers, Leslie Spangler, Joseph C. Larson, Yvonne L. Michael, Amy E. Millen, Maria N. Bueche, Elena Salmoirago Blotcher, Sylvia Wassertheil-Smoller, Robert L. Brunner, Ira S. Ockene, Judith K. Ockene, Simin Liu, and JoAnn E. Manson

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Association of past and recent major depression and menstrual characteristics in midlife: Study of Women's Health Across the Nation, Joyce T. Bromberger, Laura L. Schott, Karen A. Matthews, Howard M. Kravitz, John F. Randolph Jr., Sioban D. Harlow, Sybil L. Crawford, Robin Green, and Hadine Joffe

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Partnering for health: collaborative leadership between a community health center and the YWCA central Massachusetts, Suzanne B. Cashman, Patricia Flanagan, Matthew A. Silva, and Lucy M. Candib

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Statin Use and Risk of Diabetes Mellitus in Postmenopausal Women in the Women's Health Initiative, Annie L. Culver, Ira S. Ockene, Raji Balasubramanian, Barbara C. Olendzki, Deidre M. Sepavich, Jean Wactawski-Wende, JoAnn E. Manson, Yongxia Qiao, Simin Liu, Philip A. Merriam, Catherine Rahilly-Tierny, Fridtjof Thomas, Jeffrey S. Berger, Judith K. Ockene, J. David Curb, and Yunsheng Ma

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The Women's Health Initiative: The food environment, neighborhood socioeconomic status, BMI, and blood pressure, Tamara Dubowitz, Madhumita Ghosh-Dastidar, Christine Eibner, Mary E. Slaughter, Meenakshi Fernandes, Eric A. Whitsel, Chloe E. Bird, Adria Jewell, Karen L. Margolis, Wenjun Li, Yvonne L. Michael, Regina A. Shih, Joann E Manson, and Jose J. Escarce

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Can knee arthroplasty play a role in weight management in knee osteoarthritis, Patricia D. Franklin and Milagros C. Rosal

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Exploratory research to design a school nurse-delivered intervention to treat adolescent overweight and obesity, Lauren A. Gellar, Susan Druker, Stavroula K. Osganian, Mary Ann Gapinski, Nancy R. LaPelle, and Lori Pbert

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Depressive symptoms, antidepressant use, and future cognitive health in postmenopausal women: the Women's Health Initiative Memory Study, Joseph S. Goveas, Patricia E. Hogan, Jane Morley Kotchen, Jordan W. Smoller, Natalie L. Denburg, JoAnn E. Manson, Aruna Tummala, W. Jerry Mysiw, Judith K. Ockene, Nancy F. Woods, Mark A. Espeland, and Sylvia Wassertheil-Smoller

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Reevaluating the implications of recurrent falls in older adults: location changes the inference, Jennifer L. Kelsey, Elizabeth Procter-Gray, Sarah D. Berry, Marian T. Hannan, Douglas P. Kiel, Lewis A. Lipsitz, and Wenjun Li

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Heterogeneity of falls among older adults: implications for public health prevention, Jennifer L. Kelsey, Elizabeth Procter-Gray, Marian T. Hannan, and Wenjun Li

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Antidepressant use, depressive symptoms, and incident frailty in women aged 65 and older from the Women's Health Initiative Observational Study, Susan L. Lakey, Andrea Z. LaCroix, Shelly L. Gray, Soo Borson, Carla D. Williams, Darren Calhoun, Joseph S. Goveas, Jordan W. Smoller, Judith K. Ockene, Kamal H. Masaki, Mace Coday, Milagros C. Rosal, and Nancy F. Woods

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The effect of systematic clinical interventions with cigarette smokers on quit status and the rates of smoking-related primary care office visits, Thomas G. Land, Nancy A. Rigotti, Douglas E. Levy, Thad Schilling, Donna Warner, and Wenjun Li

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A new approach to ensuring oral health care for people living with HIV/AIDS: the dental case manager, Celeste A. Lemay, Suzanne B. Cashman, Anne McDonald, and John R. Graves

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Using qualitative methods to design a culturally appropriate child feeding questionnaire for low-income, Latina mothers, Ana Cristina Lindsay, Katrina Mucha Sussner, Mary L. Greaney, Monica L. Wang, Rachel Davis, and Karen E. Peterson

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Smoking cessation, weight gain, and risk of type 2 diabetes mellitus among postmenopausal women, Juhua Luo, Jacques E. Rossouw, Elisa Tong, Gary A. Giovino, Cathy Lee, Chu Chen, Judith K. Ockene, Lihong Qi, and Karen L. Margolis

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Determinants of Racial/Ethnic Disparities in Incidence of Diabetes in Postmenopausal Women in the U.S.: The Women's Health Initiative 1993-2009, Yunsheng Ma, James R. Hebert, JoAnn E. Manson, Raji Balasubramanian, Simin Liu, Michael J. Lamonte, Chloe E. Bird, Judith K. Ockene, Yongxia Qiao, Barbara C. Olendzki, Kristin L. Schneider, Milagros C. Rosal, Deidre M. Sepavich, Jean Wactawski-Wende, Marcia L. Stefanick, Lawrence S. Phillips, Ira S. Ockene, Robert C. Kaplan, Gloria E. Sarto, Lorena Garcia, and Barbara V. Howard

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Dietary intervention targeting increased fiber consumption for metabolic syndrome, Philip A. Merriam, Gioia Persuitte, Barbara C. Olendzki, Kristin L. Schneider, Sherry L. Pagoto, Judith L. Palken, Ira S. Ockene, and Yunsheng Ma

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Correlations of clinical and laboratory measures of balance in older men and women: The MOBILIZE boston study, Uyen-Sa D. T. Nguyen, Douglas P. Kiel, Wenjun Li, Andrew M. Galica, Hyun Gu Kang, Virginia A. Casey, and Marian T. Hannan

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Outcomes of a Latino community-based intervention for the prevention of diabetes: the Lawrence Latino Diabetes Prevention Project, Ira S. Ockene, Trinidad L. Teller, Milagros C. Rosal, George W. Reed, John P. Mordes, Philip A. Merriam, Barbara C. Olendzki, Garry Handelman, Robert J. Nicolosi, and Yunsheng Ma

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Healthy Food Accessibility in Grocery Stores in Central Massachusetts, Barbara C. Olendzki, Viji Patil, Lili Chen, Hua Zheng, Elizabeth Procter-Gray, and Wenjun Li

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The Society of Behavioral Medicine position statement on the CMS decision memo on intensive behavior therapy for obesity, Sherry L. Pagoto, Lori Pbert, and Karen M. Emmons

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A School Nurse-Delivered Intervention for Overweight and Obese Adolescents: Lessons Learned, Lori Pbert, Stavroula K. Osganian, Kristin L. Schneider, Susan Druker, Robert P. Magner, George W. Reed, Lauren A. Gellar, Mary Ann Gapinski, and Anne Sheetz

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A smartphone-supported weight loss program: design of the ENGAGED randomized controlled trial, Christine A. Pellegrini, Jennifer M. Duncan, Arlen C. Moller, Joanna Buscemi, Alyson Sularz, Andrew DeMott, Alex Pictor, Sherry L. Pagoto, Juned Siddique, and Bonnie J. Spring

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Design and Methods for a Comparative Effectiveness Pilot Study: Virtual World vs. Face-to-Face Diabetes Self-Management, Milagros C. Rosal, Robin Heyden, Roanne Mejilla, Maria Rizzo Depaoli, Chetty Veerappa, and John M. Wiecha

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The emotional eating scale. Can a self-report measure predict observed emotional eating, Kristin L. Schneider, Emily Panza, Bradley M. Appelhans, Matthew C. Whited, Jessica L. Oleski, and Sherry L. Pagoto

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Improving population health through integration of primary care and public health: providing access to physical activity for community health center patients, Matthew A. Silva, Suzanne B. Cashman, Parag Kunte, and Lucy M. Candib

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UMass Worcester Prevention Research Center Annual Report 2012, UMass Worcester Prevention Research Center

Publications from 2011

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Response style and vulnerability to anger-induced eating in obese adults, Bradley M. Appelhans, Matthew C. Whited, Kristin L. Schneider, Jessica L. Oleski, and Sherry L. Pagoto

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Time to abandon the notion of personal choice in dietary counseling for obesity, Bradley M. Appelhans, Matthew C. Whited, Kristin L. Schneider, and Sherry L. Pagoto

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Inhibiting food reward: delay discounting, food reward sensitivity, and palatable food intake in overweight and obese women, Bradley M. Appelhans, Kathleen Woolf, Sherry L. Pagoto, Kristin L. Schneider, Matthew C. Whited, and Rebecca Liebman

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Vitamin D intake from foods and supplements and depressive symptoms in a diverse Population of Older Women., Elizabeth Bertone-Johnson, Sally I. Powers, Leslie Spangler, Robert L. Brunner, Yvonne L. Michael, Joseph C. Larson, Amy E. Millen, Maria N. Bueche, Elena Salmoirago Blotcher, Simin Liu, Sylvia Wassertheil-Smoller, Judith K. Ockene, Ira S. Ockene, and JoAnn E. Manson

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Associations of mood and anxiety disorders with obesity: Comparisons by ethnicity, Jamie S. Bodenlos, Stephenie C. Lemon, Kristin L. Schneider, Madeline A. August, and Sherry L. Pagoto

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Design and methods for a randomized clinical trial comparing three outreach efforts to improve screening mammography adherence, Mary E. Costanza, Roger S. Luckmann, Mary Jo White, Milagros C. Rosal, Caroline Cranos, George W. Reed, Robin E. Clark, Susan Sama, and Robert A. Yood

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Evaluating the Implementation of a Hospital Work-Site Obesity Prevention Intervention: Applying the RE-AIM Framework, Barbara Estabrook, Jane G. Zapka, and Stephenie C. Lemon

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Model approaches for advancing interprofessional prevention education, Clyde H. Evans, Suzanne B. Cashman, Donna A. Page, and David R. Garr

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A dietary behaviors measure for use with low-income, Spanish-speaking Caribbean Latinos with type 2 diabetes: the Latino Dietary Behaviors Questionnaire, Senaida Fernandez, Barbara C. Olendzki, and Milagros C. Rosal

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The Impact of Worksite Weight-Related Social Norms on Associated Behaviors, Stephenie C. Lemon, Qin Liu, Robert P. Magner, Kristin L. Schneider, and Lori Pbert

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Measuring quality of life in low-income, Spanish-speaking Puerto Ricans with type 2 diabetes residing in the mainland U.S, Stephenie C. Lemon, Milagros C. Rosal, and Garry Welch

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Elevated Depressive Symptoms, Antidepressant Use, and Diabetes in a Large Multiethnic National Sample of Postmenopausal Women, Yunsheng Ma, Raji Balasubramanian, Sherry L. Pagoto, Kristin L. Schneider, Annie L. Culver, Barbara C. Olendzki, Lesley Tinker, Simin Liu, Monika M. Safford, Deidre M. Sepavich, Milagros C. Rosal, Judith K. Ockene, Mercedes Carnethon, Martha Zorn, and James R. Hebert

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Association between Depression and C-Reactive Protein, Yunsheng Ma, David E. Chiriboga, Sherry L. Pagoto, Milagros C. Rosal, Wenjun Li, Philip A. Merriam, James R. Hebert, Matthew Whited, and Ira S. Ockene

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Activating peripheral arterial disease patients to reduce cholesterol: a randomized trial, Mary McGrae McDermott, George W. Reed, Philip Greenland, Kathleen M. Mazor, Sherry L. Pagoto, Judith K. Ockene, Rex Graff, Philip A. Merriam, Katherine Leung, Larry Manheim, Melina R. Kibbe, Barbara C. Olendzki, William H. Pearce, and Ira S. Ockene

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A Community-Based Social Networking Intervention to Increase Walking in Dog Owners, Deirdra Murphy, Cynthia Ferrara, Jessica Oleski, Emily Panza, Laura Bowen, Brianne Bozzella, Kimberly Gada, Clara Savage, Stephenie C. Lemon, and Kristin L. Schneider

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Can we improve adherence to preventive therapies for cardiovascular health?, Judith K. Ockene, Kristin L. Schneider, Stephenie C. Lemon, and Ira S. Ockene

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Psychological Co-Morbidities of Physical Illness: A Behavioral Medicine Perspective, Sherry L. Pagoto

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The current state of lifestyle intervention implementation research: where do we go next, Sherry L. Pagoto

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Association of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and Obesity in a Nationally Representative Sample, Sherry L. Pagoto, Kristin L. Schneider, Jamie S. Bodenlos, Bradley M. Appelhans, Matthew C. Whited, Yunsheng Ma, and Stephenie C. Lemon

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Male inclusion in randomized controlled trials of lifestyle weight loss interventions, Sherry L. Pagoto, Kristin L. Schneider, Jessica L. Oleski, Juliana M. Luciani, Jamie S. Bodenlos, and Matthew C. Whited

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The Social Context as a Determinant of Weight-Related Behaviors: Focus on Social Norms, Lori Pbert and Stephenie C. Lemon

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Weaving public health education into the fabric of a family medicine residency, Stacy E. Potts, Konstantinos Deligiannidis, Suzanne B. Cashman, Marie E. Caggiano, Lisa H. Carter, Heather-Lyn Haley, and Warren J. Ferguson

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Awareness of diabetes risk factors and prevention strategies among a sample of low-income Latinos with no known diagnosis of diabetes, Milagros C. Rosal, Amy Borg, Jamie S. Bodenlos, Trinidad Tellez, and Ira S. Ockene

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Translation of the diabetes prevention program lifestyle intervention for promoting postpartum weight loss among low-income women, Milagros C. Rosal, Stephenie C. Lemon, Oanh H. T. Nguyen, Nelly E. Driscoll, and Lynn DiTaranto

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Randomized trial of a literacy-sensitive, culturally tailored diabetes self-management intervention for low-income latinos: latinos en control, Milagros C. Rosal, Ira S. Ockene, Angela Restrepo, Mary Jo White, Amy Borg, Barbara C. Olendzki, Jeffrey Scavron, Lucy M. Candib, Garry Welch, and George W. Reed

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Design and methods for a pilot randomized clinical trial involving exercise and behavioral activation to treat comorbid type 2 diabetes and major depressive disorder, Kristin L. Schneider, Sherry L. Pagoto, Barbara Handschin, Emily Panza, Susan Bakke, Qin Liu, Mihaela Blendea, Ira S. Ockene, and Yunsheng Ma

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Translation of the diabetes prevention program into a community mental health organization for individuals with severe mental illness: a case study, Kristin L. Schneider, J. Cherry Sullivan, and Sherry L. Pagoto

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Education, income, and incident heart failure in post-menopausal women: the Women's Health Initiative Hormone Therapy Trials, Rashmee U. Shah, Marilyn A. Winkleby, Linda Van Horn, Lawrence S. Phillips, Charles B. Eaton, Lisa W. Martin, Milagros C. Rosal, Joann E. Manson, Hongyan Ning, Donald M. Lloyd-Jones, and Liviu Klein

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UMass Worcester Prevention Research Center Annual Report 2011, UMass Worcester Prevention Research Center

Publications from 2010

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The Relationship Between Cognitive Function and Physical Performance in Older Women: Results From the Women's Health Initiative Memory Study, Hal H. Atkinson, Stephen R. Rapp, Jeff D. Williamson, James Lovato, John R. Absher, Margery Gass, Victor W. Henderson, Karen C. Johnson, John B. Kostis, Kaycee M. Sink, Charles P. Mouton, Judith K. Ockene, Marcia L. Stefanick, Dorothy S. Lane, and Mark A. Espeland

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Poor adherence to medications may be associated with falls, Sarah D. Berry, Lien Quach, Elizabeth Procter-Gray, Douglas P. Kiel, Wenjun Li, Elizabeth J. Samelson, Lewis A. Lipsitz, and Jennifer L. Kelsey