Conference Presentations and Posters

2016
Heinze, J., Carter, P. M., Walton, M. A., & Cunningham, R. (2016, October). Patterns of peer and intimate partner violence in a high-risk youth sample: A latent transition analysis. Oral presented at the APHA Annual Meeting and Expo, Denver, CO.
2015
Eisman, A., Zimmerman, M. A., Kruger, D. J., Miller, A. L., Reischl, T. M., Franzen, S. P., & Morrel-Samuels, S. (2015). Psychological Empowerment Among Urban Youth: Measurement Model and Associations with Youth Outcomes. Presented at the 2015 APHA Annual Meeting & Expo (Oct. 31 - Nov. 4, 2015), APHA. Retrieved from https://apha.confex.com/apha/143am/webprogram/Paper338648.html
Jegede, B., Krusky, A. L., Griffith, D. M., Canady, R., Nickel, H., Dunbar, P., … Potts, T. (2015). Recommendations & Lessons Learned from a State-Level Public Health Equity Initiative. Presented at the 2015 APHA Annual Meeting & Expo (Oct. 31 - Nov. 4, 2015), APHA. Retrieved from https://apha.confex.com/apha/143am/webprogram/Paper333510.html
Lopez, W., Sanders, L., Harner, M., Waller, A., Ledón, C., Llanes, M., & Kruger, D. J. (2015). Community level psychosocial health effects of immigration home raids: A case study in Washtenaw County. Presented at the 2015 APHA Annual Meeting & Expo (Oct. 31 - Nov. 4, 2015), APHA. Retrieved from https://apha.confex.com/apha/143am/webprogram/Paper318063.html
Roehler, D., Heinze, J., Grogan-Kaylor, A., & Zimmerman, M. A. (2015). Association between early exposure to violence in mid-adolescence and later pro-violence beliefs in early adulthood among inner-city individuals (Poster). Presented at the 143rd APHA Annual Meeting and Expo (Oct. 31 - Nov. 4, 2015), APHA. Retrieved from https://apha.confex.com/apha/143am/webprogram/Paper328103.html
Schmidt, C., Stoddard, S., & Pierce, J. (2015). Lending a Helping Hand: Relationship between Cumulative Neighborhood Promotive Factors and Adolescents’ Contribution to their Community and Pro-Social Related Hoped-for Possible Selves. Presented at the 143rd APHA Annual Meeting and Expo (Oct. 31 - Nov. 4, 2015), APHA. Retrieved from https://apha.confex.com/apha/143am/webprogram/Paper317798.html
2014
Brenner, A. B., Aiyer, S., Heinze, J., Hsieh, H. F., Mistry, R., & Zimmerman, M. A. (2014, June). Stress Vulnerability and Desensitization to Neighborhood Level Home Foreclosure and Future Health Outcomes. Extended abstract accepted for publication presented at the 14th International Conference on Social Stress Research, Vancouver, BC, Canada.
Campbell, T., Veinot, T., & Grodzinski, A. (2014, November). Trust and engagement in an online social networking intervention focused on enhancing HIV/STD resilience among African American youth. Poster presented at the American Medical Informatics Association Conference, Washington, D.C.
Kruger, D. J., Ledón, C., Waller, A., Llanes, M., & Isela Flores, G. (2014, May). Community involvement promotes success in a Latino/a health survey project. Symposium presented at the Society for Community Research and Action at the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
Kruger, D. J., Waller, A., Ledón, C., & Llanes, M. (2014, May). Barriers to dental care predict greater Latino/a permanent tooth loss. Poster presented at the Association for Psychological Science’s Annual Convention, San Francisco, CA.
Kruger, D. J., Ledón, C., Waller, A., Sheldon, S. P., Llanes, M., Isela Flores, G., … Siddiqui, A. (2014, May). Encuesta Buenos Vecinos: Building capacity to promote Latino/a health. Poster presented at the Society for Community Research and Action at the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
Kruger, D. J., Crichlow, V. J., Hollis, M. E., McGarrell, E. F., Jefferson, B. M., Reischl, T. M., & Zimmerman, M. A. (2014, May). Violent crime density, trust in police, and intentions to contact police. Poster presented at the Association for Psychological Science’s Annual Convention, San Francisco, CA.
Kruger, D. J., Aiyer, S. M., Caldwell, C. H., Reischl, T. M., & Zimmerman, M. A. (2014, May). Neighborhood scarcity of adult men predicts adolescent violence. Poster presented at the Association for Psychological Science’s Annual Convention, San Francisco, CA.
Reischl, T., Bland, L. B., Campbell, B., Grodzinski, A., Franzen, S., Morrel-Samuels, S., … Zimmerman, M. A. (2014, November). HIV/STI Outreach, Prevention and Education (HOPE): Effects on Healthy Sexuality Knowledge, perceived norms, efficacy and behavior. New Orleans, LA.
Rheingans, C., Ledón, C., Waller, A., & Kruger, D. J. (2014, March). Encuesta Buenos Vecinos: Building capacity to promote Washtenaw County Latino/a health. Presented at the Julian Samora Research Institute, East Lansing, MI.
Riaño-Mojica, E., Ledón, C., Waller, A., Kruger, D. J., Sheldon, S. P., Llanes, M., & Isela Flores, G. (2014, April). Youth leadership in the Encuesta Buenos Vecinos project. Presented at the La Academia del Pueblo Latino/a and Latin American Research Conference, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI.
Roche, J. S., Cunningham, R. M., Walton, M. A., & Zimmerman, M. A. (2014, June). An ED-Based Youth Violence Prevention Intervention for Urban Youth: Project Sync. Abstract presented at the 3rd Annual Michigan Pediatric Trauma Conference, Grand Rapids, MI.
Sloan, J. L., Kodjebacheva, G., Kunkel, L., Smith, K. D., & Kruger, D. J. (2014, May). Identifying barriers to children’s dental care with a community-wide health survey. Poster presented at the Association for Psychological Science’s Annual Convention, San Francisco, CA.
Waller, A., Kruger, D. J., Ledón, C., Sheldon, S. P., Llanes, M., Riaño-Mojica, E., … Isela Flores, G. (2014, March). Latino Health Equity is Crucial in Washtenaw County. Poster presented at the Partnerships for Patient-Centered Outcomes Research, Ann Arbor, MI.
2013
Eisman, A., Stoddard, S. A., Heinze, J., & Zimmerman, M. A. (2013, November). Violence exposure and depressive symptoms among urban youth: A growth curve analysis. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Boston, MA.
Epstein-Ngo, Q. M., Walton, M. A., Chermack, S. T., Blow, F. C., Booth, B. M., Zimmerman, M. A., & Cunningham, R. M. (2013, June). Substance use and motivations for violence: Event-level analyses of gender differences in antecedents to dating vs. peer violence. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the College on Problems of Drug Dependence, San Diego, CA.
Franzen, S., Bland, L., Reischl, T., Grodzinski, A., Campbell, T., Campbell, B., … Zimmerman, M. (2013, November). Psychosocial predictors of healthy sex behaviors among African American young adults. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Boston, MA.
Garrity, A., Grodzinski, A., Frazier-Kouassi, S., Morrel-Samuels, S., & Committee, S. S. (2013, March). Making data useful: Using multiple methods to share the results of a community health survey to improve health. Poster presented at the 5th Annual Michigan Institute for Clinical and Health Research (MICHR) Community Engagement Conference, Ann Arbor, MI. Retrieved from http://prc.sph.umich.edu/wp-content/uploads/2011/12/STYH-Dissemination-Poster-FINAL-2.pdf
Grodzinski, A., Turner, A., Hawkins, B., Morrel-Samuels, S., Campbell, B., Campbell, T., … Zimmerman, M. A. (2013, November). Implementing a social media marketing strategy to engage African American young adults in an online intervention to prevent HIV and sexually transmitted infections. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Boston, MA.
Grodzinski, A., Garrity, A., Frazier-Kouassi, S., & Morrel-Samuels, S. (2013, November). Giving Back: Sharing the results of a community health survey to improve health outcomes. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Boston, MA.
Johnson, P., Okungbowa-Ikponmwosa, J., Roberts, S., Santee, E., Franzen, S., Campbell, B., & Campbell, T. (2013, February). Promoting healthy sexual education through HOPE (HIV/STI Outreach, Prevention, and Education) Parties: A community based initiative process evaluation. Presented at the 5th Annual Minority Health in the Midwest Conference, Chicago, IL.
Kodjebacheva, G., Koleilat, M., & Kruger, D. J. (2013, April). The relationship between fear of crime and body mass index in a demographically representative sample. Poster presented at the 12th Annual Michigan Epidemiology Conference, Ann Arbor, MI.
Kruger, D. J. (2013, May). Geographic health patterns. Invited talk presented at the Genesee County Health Department’s Public Health Week Annual Conference, Flint, MI.
Kruger, D. J. (2013, April). Male scarcity impacts social and health patterns in modern human populations. Invited talk presented at the Biomedical Anthropology Lecture series, Binghamton, NY.
Kruger, D. J., Aiyer, S. M., Caldwell, C. H., Klein, H. M., & Zimmerman, M. A. (2013, April). Scarcity of adult men predicts higher youth assault rates. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
Kruger, D. J., Hassinger, B. R., Marsh, N. A., Thomsen, A. J., & Zimmerman, M. A. (2013, May). The community impact of adult male scarcity. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
Kruger, D. J., Ledon, C., Waller, A., Epstein, J., Isela Flores, G., Llanes, M., & Rheingans, C. (2013, March). Community leadership and participation enhances outcomes in the Encuesta Buenos Vecinos project. Poster presented at the 5th Annual MICHR Community Engagement Conference, Ann Arbor, MI.
Krusky, A., Heinze, J., Reischl, T., Aiyer, S., Franzen, S., & Zimmerman, M. A. (2013, November). Urban Produce Gardens and Maintenance of Nearby Parcels. Presented at the American Society of Criminology Conference, Atlanta, GA.
Porter, B., Krusky, A., Franzen, S. P., Zimmerman, M. A., & Kruger, D. J. (2013, April). Reliance on the Internet for health information predicts high HIV risk. Poster presented at the University of Michigan Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program Spring Research Symposium, Ann Arbor, MI.
Reischl, T. M., Krusky, A., Zimmerman, M. A., Aiyer, S. M., Kruger, D. J., Franzen, S., & Lipton, R. (2013, June). Assessing social disorganization: Reliability and validity analyses of the Parcel Assessment Tool (PAT). Poster presented at the Biennial Conference of the Society for Community Research and Action, Miami, FL.
Stoddard, S. A., Saulson, R., & Zimmerman, M. A. (2013, November). Cumulative risk and promotive factors and physical and relational aggression during early adolescence. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Boston, MA.
Turner, A., Hawkins, B., Grodzinski, A., Campbell, T., Morrel-Samuels, S., Campbell, B., & Zimmerman, M. (2013, March). Using social media to engage young adults in an online intervention to prevent HIV/STIs. Poster presented at the 5th Annual Michigan Institute for Clinical and Health Research (MICHR) Community Engagement Conference, Ann Arbor, MI. Retrieved from http://prc.sph.umich.edu/wp-content/uploads/2011/12/HOPE_Poster-michr-2013-final.pdf
Zimmerman, M. A., Aiyer, S. M., Reischl, T. M., & Morrel-Samuels, S. (2013, June). Michigan Youth Violence Prevention Center: A Multi-Level Approach for Preventing Youth Violence. Poster presented at the 2013 Biennial Conference of the Society for Community Research and Action, Miami, FL.
2012
Aiyer, S. (2012, April). An ecological approach to understanding delinquency and desistance. Presented at the Emerging Scholar Interdisciplinary Network (ESIN) and Program on Research for Black Americans (PRBA) Postdoctoral Work Group Mini-Conference, Ann Arbor, MI.
Aiyer, S., & Zimmerman, M. A. (2012, May). Examining promotive factors for juvenile non-offending behavior and desistance from crime. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the Society for Prevention Research, Washington, DC.
Aiyer, S., Gaskin, J., Miller, A. L., Morrel-Samuels, S., Reischl, T., Warren, N., … Zimmerman, M. (2012, April). MI-YVPC: A community-based, multi-level approach to youth violence prevention. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the Michigan Institute for Clinical and Health Research, Ann Arbor, MI.
Alexander, V., Paberzs, A., Piechowski-Whitney, P., Bell, L., Calhoun, K., Watkins, M., … Sampselle, C. (2012, October). Exploring the experiences and impact of Community Research ASsociates (CRAs) in building infrastructure for community-engaged research: A multi-institution survey of RC4 projects. Roundtable. Roundtable presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, San Francisco, CA.
Campbell, B., & Morrel-Samuels, S. (2012, March). HOPE Project: A Community Based Intervention to Prevent HIV and STIs in young adults. Keynote presented at the Great Lakes Chapter – Society for Public Health Education Annual Conference, Bay City, MI.
Choe, D., Stoddard, S. A., & Zimmerman, M. A. (2012, March). The developmental trajectory of African Americans’ family conflict in high school: Effects on adjustment outcomes in adulthood (Poster). Poster presented at the Biennial Meeting of the Society for Research on Adolescents, Vancouver, BC, Canada.
Eisman, A. B., Zimmerman, M., & Bauermeister, J. A. (2012, October). Risk and promotive factors associated with violent behavior among urban youth: Consideration of sex differences.  (Poster). Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, San Francisco, CA.
Gordon-Messer, D., Bauermeister, J. A., Soler, J., & Zimmerman, M. A. (2012, October). Online Peer Networks: Examining the relationship between composition of young adults online networks and their AOD behaviors. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, San Francisco, CA.
Griffith, D. M., Carr, A., Jegede, B., Allen, J. O., Canady, R., Weir, S., … Celestin, C. (2012, October). PRIME: A state health department effort to build organizational capacity to reduce health disparities. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, San Francisco, CA.
Kruger, D. J. (2012, March). Effectively democratizing data: Facilitating public health practice with a a community-based survey.  Invited presentation. Presented at the Great Lakes Chapter of the Society for Public Health Education Spring Conference, Bay City, MI.
Kruger, D. J. (2012, February). Interdisciplinary Research. Invited talk presented at the University of Michigan’s Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP), Ann Arbor, MI.
Kruger, D. J. (2012, April). Democratizing data for health promotion with a community-based survey. Presented at the National Health Promotion Summit, Washington, DC.
Kruger, D., & Cupal, S. (2012, October). Speak To Your Health! Community Survey: A tool for community capacity building and policy for health promotion. Roundtable presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, San Francisco, CA.
Kruger, D. J., Reischl, T., Franzen, S., Miller, A. L., Stoddard, S., & Zimmerman, M. A. (2012, October). Importance of present time orientation in predicting early adolescent violence. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, San Francisco, CA.
Kruger, D. J., Carty, D. C., French-Turner, T. M., & Brownlee, S. (2012, April). Genesee County REACH: Documenting successes in African American infant mortliaty reduction. Presented at the National Health Promotion Summit, Washington, DC.
Kruger, D. J., Carrothers, J., & Greenberg, E. C. (2012, May). Increasing economic adversity is associated with worse self-reported physical and mental health. Poster presented at the Association for Psychological Science, Chicago, IL.
Kruger, D. J., Krusky, A., Franzen, S., & Zimmerman, M. (2012, October). Reliance on the Internet for health information predicts high HIV risk. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, San Francisco, CA.
Kruger, D. J., Reischl, T. M., Brownlee, S., De Loney, E. H., Campbell, B., & Carty, D. C. (2012, October). Assessing the long-term impact of the Undoing Racism Workshop. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, San Francisco, CA.
Kruger, D. J., Valacak, M., Campbell, B., & Greenberg, E. (2012, October). High STI incidence in racial geographic isolates. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, San Francisco, CA.
Kruger, D. J., Munsell, M. A., & French-Turner, T. M. (2012, May). Building a healthy baby: Neighborhood structural deterioration predicts birth outcomes. Poster presented at the special meeting of the Society for Community Research and Action, Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
Kruger, D. J., Munsell, M. A., French-Turner, T. M., & Brownlee, S. (2012, April). Building a healthy baby: Neighborhood structural deterioration predicts low-weight births. Presented at the National Health Promotion Summit, Washington, D.C.
Krusky, A., Reischl, T., Carr, A., Griffith, D. M., Jegede, B., & Dunn, D. (2012, October). Evaluating Undoing Racism and health equity training with a state health department. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, San Francisco, CA.
Krusky, A., Reischl, T., Zimmerman, M. A., Lipton, R., Franzen, S., Miller, A. L., & Aiyer, S. (2012, October). Property parcel maintenance and public health: Developing the Property Assessment Tool (PAT). Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, San Francisco, CA.
Pingel, E., Ziv, T., Cham, H., & Zimmerman, M. (2012, October). “I ain’t got nowhere to go but up”: Visions of success and struggle among African Americans transitioning into adulthood in Flint, Michigan. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, San Francisco, CA.
Reischl, T. (2012, April). Youth Empowerment Solutions for Violence Prevention. Presented at the Michigan State University Human Development Initiative Brown Bag Presentation.
Sloan, J. L., & Kruger, D. J. (2012, June). Sleep quality mediates the relationship between fear of crime and mental health. Poster presented at the Association for Psychological Science Annual Convention, Chicago, IL.
Stoddard, S. A., Zimmerman, M. A., & Choe, D. (2012, March). Urban adolescents and violence exposure: Perils and prospects to predict future violence. Presented at the Biennial Meeting of the Society for Research on Adolescents, Vancouver, BC, Canada.
Stoll, S. C. (2012, November). FOCUS on Epilepsy. Presented at the American Epilepsy Society 66th Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA.
Stoll, S., Gorelick, A., Derry, R., Selwa, K. R., & Clark, N. (2012, November). Skills for Better Support: Developing Self-Regulation Skills among Family Members to Improve the Quality of Informal Help Provided to Adults With Epilepsy. San Diego, CA.
Thompson, N., Patel, A., Selwa, L., Begley, C., Fraser, R., Johnson, S., & Stoll, S. (2012, November). Preventing Depression in Epilepsy: Project UPLIFT. Presented at the American Epilepsy Society 66th Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA.
Zimmerman, M. A. (2012). From Broken Windows to Busy Streets: Youth Empowerment Solutions. Presented at the School of Social Service Administration, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL.
Zimmerman, M. A., Reischl, T., Morrel-Samuels, S., Miller, A. L., & Aiyer, S. M. (2012, October). MI-YVPC: A community-based, multi-level approach to youth violence prevention. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, San Francisco, CA.
2011
Bauermeister, J. A., Zimmerman, M. A., Johns, M. M., & Virtual Networks Team. (2011, April). Innovative recruitment using online networks: Lessons from the development and implementation of a web-based Respondent Driven Sampling (webRDS) Strategy. Paper presented at the Sex:Tech 2011, San Francisco, CA.
Bauermeister, J. A., Johns, M. M., & Zimmerman, M. (2011, November). Role of online communities in young adults (YA) alcohol and other drug use (AOD): Examining the relationship between AOD and permissive norms within YA’s online networks (Poster). Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Washington, DC.
Bauermeister, J. A., Zimmerman, M., Johns, M. M., Volz, E., & Glowacki, T. (2011, November). Innovative recruitment using online networks: Lessons learned from an online study of alscohol and other drug use (AOD) using a web-based Respondent Driven Sampling (WebRDS) strategy (Poster). Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Washington, DC.
Bauermeister, J. A., Johns, M. M., Stoddard, S. A., & Zimmerman, M. (2011, November). Examining the relationship between young adults’ internet use and their psychological well-being: A risk and resilience perspective. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Washington, DC.
Brenner, A., Bauermeister, J. A., & Zimmerman, M. A. (2011, November). Neighborhood context and perceptions of stress over time: an ecological model of neighborhood stressors and intrapersonal and interpersonal resources and coping. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Washington, DC.
Caldwell, C. H., Bell, L., Darrington, J. D., de Loney, E. H., & Brooks, C. L. (2011, November). Planning for sustainability: The Fathers and Sons Program and the Flint community. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Washington, DC.
Campbell, T., Kimmel, A., & Kruger, D. (2011, Ocotober). Youth definitions of healthy sexuality: Implications for social technology use. Poster presented at the Annual National Outreach Scholarship Conference, East Lansing, MI.
Choe, D., & Zimmerman, M. A. (2011, November). Transactional Processes of African American adolescents’ family conflict and violent behavior and their effects on mental health during the transition to adulthood (Poster). Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Washington, DC.
Darrington, J. D., Caldwell, C. H., Gurin-Sands, C., & Blake, K. (2011, November). Depression and Masculinity in nonresident African-American father. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Washington, DC.
Estrada-Martinez, L. M., Caldwell, C., Bauermeister, J. A., & Zimmerman, M. A. (2011, November). Different life-domain stressors and the development of violent behaviors among African Americans transitioning into adulthood. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Washington, DC.
Fadel, H., Reischl, T., Franzen, S., Pal, S., & Valade, D. (2011, June). Evaluating school-based childhood obesity prevention programs and partnerships. Paper presented at the Academy Health Annual Research Meeting, Seattle, WA.
Griffith, D. M., Gunter, K., Coffen, J., & Allen, J. O. (2011, November). Engendering Men 4 Health: How do we consider ethnicity and gender in African American men’s health interventions? Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Washington, DC.
Grodzinski, A. (2011, November). Social Media for Public Health. Paper presented at the Michigan Cancer Consortium Annual Meeting, Lansing, MI.
Grodzinski, A. (2011, December). Social Media in Public Health. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Michigan Oral Health Association, Lansing, MI.
Grodzinski, A., Morrel-Samuels, S., Franzen, S., Campbell, T., Campbell, B., & Zimmerman, M. A. (2011, November). Lessons learned in planning and implementing an Internet-based intervention to prevent sexually transmitted infections among African-American young adults. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Washington, DC.
Grodzinski, A., Campbell, B., Morrel-Samuels, S., & Zimmerman, M. A. (2011, April). Lessons Learned in Developing and Implementing an e-intervention for  STD prevention and education. Paper presented at the PRC Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA.
Hurd, N., Stoddard, S. A., & Zimmerman, M. A. (2011, November). Characteristics to African American adolescents’ mental health outcomes: a multilevel mediation path analysis. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Washington, DC.
Johns, M. M., Bauermeister, J. A., & Zimmerman, M. A. (2011, November). Sexual attraction and psychological well-being in young women. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Washington, DC.
Kruger, D. J. (2011, April). The economic crisis and the health of Genesee County: Results from the 2009 Speak to Your Health! Community Survey. Invited talk presented at the Genesee County Annual Public Health Week Conference, Flint, MI.
Kruger, D. J. (2011, September). The Prevention Research Center of Michigan’s Speak To Your Health! Community Survey. Invited talk presented at the Department of Psychology, University of Dertroit Mercy, Detroit, MI.
Messer-Gordon, D., Grodzinski, A., Bauermeister, J. A., & Zimmerman, M. A. (2011, November). Sexting:  An emerging sexual behavior in online communities. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Washington, DC.
Piechowski-Whitney, P., Lota, K., Sampselle, C., Bell, L., Calhoun, K., Talsma, F., … Zimmerman, M. A. (2011, November). What does infrastucture building look like to engage community partners in research. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Washington, DC.
Pingel, E., Bauermeister, J. A., Elkington, K. S., Caldwell, C. H., & Zimmerman, M. A. (2011, November). Sexual risk behavior trajectories in adolescence and the tranisition to adulthood: The role of mother and father support. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Washington, DC.
Reischl, T., Franzen, S., Fadel, H., & Pal, S. (2011, November). Effects of parent engagement and community partnerships on school-based childhood obesity prevention. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Washington, DC.
Reischl, T., Franzen, S., Fadel, H., & Pal, S. (2011, June). Multi-level Models Predicting the Effectiveness of School-based Childhood Obesity Prevention Programs. Paper presented at the Biennial Meeting of the Society for Community Research and Action, Chicago, IL.
Reischl, T., Krusky, A., & Jegede, B. (2011, October). Training about Equity, Racism and Disparities: What the Public Health Workforce Already Knows and What they Learn. Presented at the Michigan Premier Public Health Conference, Lansing, MI.
Skolarus, L. E., Brown, D. L., Murphy, J., Bailey, S., Fowlkes, S., Morgenstern, L. B., & Zimmerman, M. A. (2011, November). Association of health advice from family and friends and behavioral intent to call 911 for Stroke among African Americans. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Washington, D.C.
Sonnega, J. (2011, April). Where you live: How well you sleep. Paper presented at the Genesee County  Annual Public Health Week Conference, Flint, MI.
Stoddard, S. A., Bauermeister, J. A., & Zimmerman, M. A. (2011, November). Examining the relationship between purpose and meaning in life and alcohol and other drug use in young adulthood. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Washington, DC.
Stoddard, S. A., Bauermeister, J. A., & Zimmerman, M. A. (2011, October). Effects of cumulative risks and promotive factors on violent behavior among urban adolescents: A longitudinal analysis of Resiliency Theory (Poster). Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Washington, DC.
Stoddard, S. A., Zimmerman, M. A., & Bauermeister, J. A. (2011, March). Effects of cumulative risks and promotive factors on violent behavior amon urban adolescents: A longitudinal analysis of resiliency theory. Paper presented at the Society for Adolescent Health and Medicine Annual Meeting, Seattle, WA.
Stoddard, S. A., Bauermeister, J. A., & Zimmerman, M. A. (2011, November). Effects of cumulative risks and promotive factors on violent behavior among urban adolescents: A longitudinal analysis of Resiliency Theory (Poster). Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Washington, DC.
Stoll, S., Gorelick, A., Derry, R., Selwa, L., Youatt, E., & Clark, N. (2011, December). FOCUS On Epilepsy: Development And Piloting Of A Program Designed To Develop Self Regulation Skills And Strengthen Social Support For Adults With Refractory Epilepsy. Presented at the American Epilepsy Society 65th Annual Meeting, Baltimore, MD.
Williams, T., Griffith, D. M., Pichon, L. C., Campbell, B., & Dodd, D. (2011, November). Role of faith-based organizations in adolescent decision-making. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Washington, DC.
Zimmerman, M. A. (2011, May). Adolescent resiliency: Theory, research, and practice. Invited lecture presented at the University of Florence, Florence, Italy.
Zimmerman, M. A. (2011, September). Behavior Change for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention. Presented at the Universidad del Este, Puerto Rico.
Zimmerman, M. A. (2011, June). From Bullying to Broken Windows: Youth Violence in Michigan. Presented at the University of Michigan Wolverine Caucus, Lansing, MI.
Zimmerman, M. A., Reischl, T., Morrel-Samuels, S., Franzen, S., & Hutchison, P. M. (2011, November). Youth Empowerment Solutions for Positive Youth Development: Engaging middle school youth in their communities. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Washington, DC.
2010
Aaronson, S., Goldberg, C. S., Jackson, E., DuRussel-Weston, J., Palma-Davis, L., Zimmerman, M. A., … Eagle, K. (2010, November). Empowering Youth: A Project Healthy Schools and Life in Action Collaboration. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Denver, CO.
Bell, L., Campbell, B., De Loney, E. H., Elliot, H., Key, K., & Sparks, A. (2010, November). CBOP–A model for building community institutions for social justice in community-based participatory research. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Denver, CO.
Bell, L., Caldwell, C., Tsuchiya, K., & Ward, J. (2010, November). Intervention before the intervention: Lessons Learned in Developing the Fathers and Sons Program. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Denver, CO.
Brickey, T., Lied, D., Cochran, S., & Miller, A. L. (2010, April). Implementing the Strengthening Families Program with children of incarcerated mothers: Can I pick from the prize box? Presented at the Michigan Institute for Clinical and Health Research (MICHR) Improving Children’s Health through Community-Engaged Research Conference, Ann Arbor, MI.
Brown, S., Ramsay, L. M., Cochran, S., & Miller, A. L. (2010, April). Empty promises and overworking the love: Thoughts from caregivers of children with incarcerated parents. Presented at the Michigan Institute for Clinical and Health Research (MICHR) Improving Children’s Health through Community-Engaged Research Conference, Ann Arbor, MI.
Campbell, B., Morrel-Samuels, S., Grodzinski, A., Bell, L., Sparks, A., Piechowski-Whitney, P., … Zimmerman, M. (2010, November). Partners In Research: Engagement for Action. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Denver, CO.
Clark, S. J. (2010, October). Vaccine Financing in the Practice Setting. Presented at the Minnesota Immunization Conference.
Clark, S. J. (2010, October). H1N1 Vaccine:  After the Panic, What’s Left? Presented at the Minnesota Immunization Conference.
Clark, N., & Stoll, S. (2010, November). Epilepsy Management: Today’s New Tools and Tactics. New Community Based Programs and eTools for Depression Treatment and Epilepsy Self Management Webinar.
Clark, N., Derry, R., Youatt, E., Sweetman, M., & Stoll, S. (2010, December). Managing Epilepsy: Perspectives of Professionals With and Without Epilepsy. Poster presented at the American Epilepsy Society 64th Annual Meeting, San Antonio, TX.
De Loney, E. H., Caldwell, C., Ward, J., & Achampong, A. (2010, November). Understanding the impact of history and culture on African American fatherhood. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Denver, CO.
Elkington, K., Bauermeister, J. A., & Zimmerman, M. A. (2010, November). Parents, peers and sexual risk in African American youth: The role of substance abuse. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Denver, CO.
Elkington, K., Bauermeister, J. A., & Zimmerman, M. (2010, April). Psychological distress, substance use and HIV/STI risk behaviors among youth. Paper presented at the Midyear Meeting of the Society of Public Health  Education and the Prevention Research Centers Program, Atlanta, GA.
Elkington, K., Bauermeister, J. A., & Zimmerman, M. (2010, March). Psychological distress, substance use, and HIV/STI risk behaviors in youth. Poster presented at the Biennial Meeting of the Scoiety for Research on Adolescence, Philadelphia, PA.
Fadel, H., Reischl, T., Franzen, S., Kihn, K., Pal, S., & Valade, D. (2010, June). Implementing a Comprehensive Toolkit Approach to Childhood Obesity in Elementary Schools. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of Academy Health, Boston, MA.
Froyen, L., Hindman, A., Miller, A. L., & Skibbe, L. (2010, April). Patterns of parental involvement in Head Start: An examination of the FACES dataset. Presented at the Biennial Conference on Human Development, New York, NY.
Griffith, D. M., Gunter, K., Gaines, H., & Allen, J. O. (2010, November). Implications of Black men’s “Hierarchy of Responsibilities” for health behavior interventions. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Denver, CO.
Griffith, D. M., Gunter, K., Allen, J. O., & Gaines, H. (2010, May). Work & Family > personal health: Black men’s perspectives on physical activity and healthy eating. Poster presented at the Resource Centers for Minority Aging Research Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, PA.
Griffith, D. M., Gunter, K., Allen, J. O., & Gaines, H. (2010, April). “We are overcommitted...”: Implications for African American men’s eating and exercise. Paper presented at the Black Men for Social Change, REACH U.S., Genesee County Health Department, Flint, MI.
Grodzinski, A., Morrel-Samuels, S., & Campbell, T. (2010, October). Lessons Learned in Creating an E-intervention to Prevent HIV and STDs. Presented at the Michigan Premier Public Health Conference, Bay City, MI.
Hindman, A., Skibbe, L., & Miller, A. L. (2010, June). Developmental Ecological Perspectives on Head Start Children’s Development and Learning: Five Studies using the FACES Datasets. Paper presented at the 10th National Head Start Research Conference, Washington, DC.
Hurd, N., & Zimmerman, M. (2010, June). Natural mentors, racial identity and long-term education attainment: Improving our understanding of how mentors promote positive youth outcomes. Presented at the Society for the Psychological Study of Ethnic Minority Issues, Ann Arbor, MI.
Hurd, N., Zimmerman, M. A., & Bauermeister, J. A. (2010, March). Social influences on African American adolescents’ future orientation: A path to educational attainment. Presented at the Biennial Meeting of the Society for Research on Adolescence, Philadelphia, PA.
Johns, M. M., Bauermeister, J. A., & Zimmerman, M. A. (2010, March). Individual and area correlates of HIV testing among African American youth tranisitioning from adolescence into young adulthood. Poster presented at the Biennial Meeting of the Society for Research on Adolescence, Philadelphia, PA.
Key, K. (2010, November). Engaging urban youth in public health and health careers as a cause for social justice: A youth perspective on best practices. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Denver, CO.
Key, K. (2010, November). How current institutional practices/policies may threaten the existence of authentic CBPR partnerships, policy and products: A community perspective. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Denver, CO.
Key, K., De Loney, E. H., Greene-Moton, E., & Richmond, A. (2010, November). National Communitiy  Based Organization Network (NCBON): A National Model for Social Justice in communities to mobilize community based organizations for research. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Evaluation Association, Denver, CO.
Kruger, D. J. (2010, August). Sex differences in human mortality rates as a function of life history and male mating competition. Paper presented at the Biennial Congress of the International Society for Human Ethology, Madison, WI.
Kruger, D. J. (2010, March). The Prevention Research Center of Michigan’s Speak To Your Health! Community Survey. Invited talk presented at the College of Health and Human Development, Pennsylvania State University, State College, PA.
Kruger, D. J., & De Loney, E. H. (2010, February). Incarceration is a factor influencing health disparities in African American communities. Presented at the National Association of African American Studies, Baton Rouge, LA.
Kruger, D. J., & Figueredo, A. J. (2010, June). Health related correlates of life history strategy in a representative communiity sample. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Human Behavior and Evolution Society, Eugene, OR.
Kruger, D. J., & Turbeville, A. (2010, November). Impact of economic decline on community health indicators. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Denver, CO.
Kruger, D. J., & Turbeville, A. (2010, May). Impact of economic decline on community health indicators. Poster presented at the Society for Community Research and Action at the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
Kruger, D. J., & Turner, T. M. (2010, February). Genesee County, Michigan REACH: A successful African American infant mortality reduction initiative. Presented at the National Association of African American Studies, Baton Rouge, LA.
Kruger, D. J., & Valerio, M. A. (2010, November). Examining place effects and asthma in an adult population: Zip codes, fast food and asthma. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Denver, CO.
Kruger, D. J., Turner, T., Brownlee, S., & Turbeville, A. (2010, November). Promoting social justice through a community based African American infant mortality reduction program. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Denver, CO.
Kruger, D. J., Turner, T., Hill, L., Campbell, B., Sparks, A., Dunn, D., … Turbeville, A. (2010, November). Undoing racism through a community-based African American infant mortality reduction program. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Denver, CO.
Norris, C., Foley, K., Cochran, S., & Miller, A. L. (2010, April). Overcoming obstacles: Implementing an evidence-based parenting program in correctional and community settings. Paper presented at the Michigan Institute for Clinical and Health Research (MICHR) Improving Children’s Health through Community-Engaged Research Conference, Ann Arbor, MI.
Pichon, L. C., Campbell, B., Griffith, D. M., & Allen, J. O. (2010, April). Assessment of African American Faith Leaders’ Implementation of a Community Based Participatory Research HIV Prevention Program. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, Seattle, WA.
Pichon, L. C., Campbell, B., Griffith, D. M., Allen, J. O., Addo, A., Williams, T., … Marshall, Q. (2010, November). Denominational differences in implementing a faith-based HIV curriculum. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Denver, CO.
Piechowski-Whitney, P., Bell, L., Calhoun, K., Talsma, F., & Watkins, M. (2010, November). Advocating for change in clinical and health research: The importance of clinical research associates. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Denver, CO.
Piechowski-Whitney, P., White, M., Thomas, D. L., & Vereen, D. R. (2010, November). How does CBPR fit (or not) into CTSAs: The Michigan Case. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Denver, CO.
Reischl, T. (2010, November). Program evaluations for grant-making programs. Training presented at the Kresge Foundation, Troy, MI.
Roehler, D. R., & Kruger, D. J. (2010, March). Health inequalities based on income and race in Genesee County, MI. Poster presented at the Interdisciplinary Group on Poverty and Inequality Spring Conference, Ann Arbor, MI.
Turbeville, A., Kruger, D. J., French-Turner, T. M., Dunn, D., & Chisom, R. (2010, May). Undoing racism via the REACH U.S. infant mortality reduction initiative. Poster presented at the Society for Community Research and Action at the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
Turner, T., Brownlee, S., & Kruger, D. J. (2010, November). On the bench and in the trench: Experiences in an African American infant mortality reduction program. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Denver, CO.
Valerio, M. A., & Kruger, D. J. (2010, May). Examining place effects and asthma in an adult population: Zip codes, fast food and asthma. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the Thoracic Society, New Orleans, LA.
Williams, T., Sanchez, J., Campbell, B., Griffith, D. M., Allen, J. O., Pichon, L. C., & Williams, Q. (2010, November). HIV prevention in Faith-Based Settings: YOUR Blessed Health Youth Outcomes. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Denver, CO.
Zimmerman, M. A. (2010, November). Behavior Change for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention. Presented at the NIHA Forum, National University of Singapore Global Asia Institute, Singapore.
2009
Bauermeister, J. A., Zimmerman, M., & Caldwell, C. (2009, November). Condom use among urban youth across the high school years: the role of neighborhood characteristics. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Philadelphia, PA.
Bauermeister, J. A., Zimmerman, M., & Caldwell, C. (2009, August). Condom use among urban youth across the high school years: the role of neighborhood characteristics. Presented at the Meeting of the International Academy of Sex Research, San Juan, Puerto Rico.
Brenner, A. (2009, March). Neighborhood characteristics and drug use: The role of context in adolescent marijuana use. Part of a panel discussion presented at the Emerging Issues in Poverty and Inequality Conference, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI.
Brenner, A., Zimmerman, M., & Caldwell, C. (2009, November). Neighborhood variation in alcohol use for African American and White youth. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Philadelphia, PA.
Campbell, B., & Zimmerman, M. (2009, October). Partners In Research: Engagement for Action. Poster presented at the NIH Partners In Research Conference, Bethesda, MD.
Campbell, B., & Zimmerman, M. (2009, May). Partners In Research: Engagement for Action. Poster presented at the Michigan Institute for Clinical Research Annual Symposium, Ann Arbor, MI.
Campbell, B., & Zimmerman, M. (2009, August). Partners In Research: Engagement for Action. Poster presented at the NIH Partners In Research Meeting, Atlanta, GA.
Campbell, B., Pichon, L. C., Griffith, D. M., & Allen, J. O. (2009, August). YOUR Blessed Health: A faith-based, CBPR approach to addressing HIV/AIDS among African Americans. Presented at the CDC/ASPH Institute for HIV Prevention Leadership Conference, Atlanta, GA.
Campbell, B., Pichon, L. C., Griffith, D. M., & Allen, J. O. (2009, September). YOUR Blessed Health: Educating Faith-Based Organizations to Mobilizing communities about HIV/AIDS Awareness. Paper presented at the Health Ministries Association Michigan Chapter Inaugural Regional Conference, Sterling Heights, MI.
De Loney, E. H., Bell, L., Campbell, B., Key, K., Sparks, A., & Allen, J. O. (2009, November). Do current institutional practices/policies threaten the existence of authentic CBPR? Presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Philadelphia, PA. Retrieved from https://apha.confex.com/apha/137am/webprogram/Paper205026.html
Griffith, D. M., Johnson, J. L., Allen, J. O., & Hill, G. (2009, July). Two sides of African American men’s health: Perspectives on the role of women in men’s health from the Men 4 Health Study. Poster presented at the Office of Health Disparities of the American Cancer Society Conference, Health Equity: Through the Cancer Lens, Las Vegas, NV.
Griffith, D. M., Hill, G., & Gaines, H. (2009, April). Improving African American men’s health: Considerations, challenges & strategies. Workshop presented at the Genesee County Health Department Public Health Week Conference, Flint, MI.
Grodzinski, A. (2009, November). Engaging Communities and Enhancing Collaboration: Harnessing the power of new media technology for cancer prevention and control. (Invited Keynote Address). Keynote presented at the Michigan Cancer Consortium Annual Meeting, Lansing, MI.
Grodzinski, A., & Mayman, G. (2009, August). Coaching, creativity and commitment: Training the workforce for Public Health 2.0. Presented at the National Conference on Health Communication, Atlanta, GA.
Grodzinski, A., Mayman, G., & Townsend, W. (2009, November). Web 2.0 for Public Health. Learning Institute Workshop presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Philadelphia, PA.
Hurd, N., Bauermeister, J. A., & Zimmerman, M. (2009, October). Predictors of occupational outcomes among African American emerging adults:  An analysis of positive influences. Poster presented at the 4th Conference on Emerging Adulthood, Atlanta, GA.
Johnson, J. L., Griffith, D. M., Allen, J. O., Herbert, K., Hill, G., & Gaines, H. (2009, November). Close to home: Women’s perspectives on African American men’s eating and physical activity. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Philadelphia, PA.
Key, K., Bell, L., Campbell, B., de Loney, E. H., Sparks, A., & Allen, J. O. (2009, November). CBPR partnerships, policy and products: A community perspective. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Philadelphia, PA. Retrieved from https://apha.confex.com/apha/137am/webprogram/Paper205002.html
Kruger, D. J. (2009, November). Building a healthy baby: Neighborhood structural deterioration predicts low-weight births. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Philadelphia, PA.
Kruger, D. J., & De Loney, E. H. (2009, May). Incarceration of close others affects mental and physical health. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
Kruger, D. J., & Munsell, M. (2009, July). Life History, environmental context, and maternal somatic investment. Poster presented at the International Society for Human Ethology Summer Institute, Orono, ME.
Kruger, D. J., & Munsell, M. (2009, July). Neighborhood structural deterioration is inversely associated with maternal somatic investment. Poster presented at the meeting of the North Eastern Evolutionary Psychology Society, Oswego, NY.
Kruger, D. J., & Munsell, M. (2009, May). Differential maternal somatic investment in response to local environmental variation in a modern population. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the Human Behavior and Evolution Society, Fullerton, CA.
Kruger, D. J., & Turner, T. M. (2009, September). Research and evaluation for a promising infant mortality reduction program. Poster presented at the International Population Conference of the International Union for the Scientific Study of Population, Marrakech, Morocco.
Kruger, D. J., & Valerio, M. A. (2009, November). Association between psychosocial factors and asthma in a demographically representative adult population.  (Poster presentation). Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Philadelphia, PA.
Kruger, D. J., Munsell, M., & Turner, T. (2009, May). Using Geographical Information Systems in an infant mortality reduction initiative. Poster presented at the special meeting of the Society for Community Research and Action at the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
Kruger, D. J., Shirey, L., & Hamacher, L. (2009, May). Using a community based survey to facilitate policy development. Poster presented at the Partners for Healthy Communities Symposium, Ann Arbor, MI.
Kruger, D. J., Shirey, L., & Hamacher, L. (2009, May). Using a community based survey to facilitate policy development. Poster presented at the Special Meeting of the Society for Community Research and Action at the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
Mayman, G., Grodzinski, A., & Townsend, W. (2009, November). Web 2.0 and Local Public Health. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Philadelphia, PA.
Mayman, G., Townsend, W., & Grodzinski, A. (2009, March). Creating a blog for your health department. Presented at the Michigan Public Health Technology Conference, Lansing, MI.
Mayman, G., Grodzinski, A., & Townsend, W. (2009, March). Health marketing with Web 2.0 and social technologies. Presented at the Michigan Public Health Technology Conference, Lansing, MI.
Mayman, G., Grodzinski, A., & Townsend, W. (2009, November). Creating a blog for your public health organization. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Philadelphia, PA.
Mayman, G., Townsend, W., Grodzinski, A., & Allee, N. (2009, May). Social technologies for health communications. Poster presented at the Medical Library Association, Honolulu, HI.
Mayman, G., Grodzinski, A., & Townsend, W. (2009, March). Web 2.0 and public health. Presented at the Michigan Public Health Technology Conference, Lansing, MI.
Reischl, T. M., & Franzen, S. P. (2009, November). Call and Response: Developing a Collaborative Evaluation Plan for a New Community-Based Program. Presented at the 22nd Annual Conference of the American Evaluation Association, Denver, CO.
Reischl, T., Franzen, S., Morrel-Samuels, S., Allen, J. O., Grodzinski, A., & Zimmerman, M. (2009, November). Multi-method Participatory Evaluation of a Community Beautification Program. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Evaluation Association, Philadelphia, PA.
Reischl, T. M., Franzen, S. P., & Morrel-Samuels, S. (2009, June). Collaborative Evaluation of the Ruth Mott Foundation Beautification Plan. Poster presented at the 12th Biennial Conference of the Society for Community Research and Action, Montclair, NJ.
Valerio, M. A., & Kruger, D. J. (2009, May). Exploring the association between psychosocial factors and asthma in an adult population. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Thoracic Society, San Diego, CA.
Zimmerman, M. (2009, April). Adolescent resilience and empowerment. Keynote presented at the University of Victoria’s Centre for Youth and Society Conference, Victoria, BC.
Private-sector cost and reimbursement for vaccines: financial impact of combination vaccines. (2009, May). Presented at the Pediatric Academic Societies Annual Meeting, Baltimore, MD.
2008
Bauermeister, J. A., Zimmerman, M., Caldwell, C., Xue, Y., & Gee, G. (2008, August). Sex partner age differences and sex risk behaviors among African American youth. Poster presented at the 2008 International World AIDS Conference, Mexico City, Mexico.
Campbell, B., Griffith, D. M., Shirey, L., Kruger, D. J., Robinson, K. J., & Leverette, E. (2008, October). Getting the facts: Using a local community health survey for community mobilization around HIV/AIDS. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, San Diego, CA.
Carty, D. C., Kruger, D. J., Turner, T. M., Campbell, B., De Loney, E. H., & Lewis, Y. (2008, October). Impact of an integrated anti-racism, community mobilization, and infant mortality prevention program on community racial attitudes and health status. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, San Diego, CA.
DiFazio, L. A., & Kruger, D. J. (2008, March). Fast food locations and dietary habits in Genesee County, MI. Poster presented at the University of Michigan’s Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP) Research Scholars Research Forum, Ann Arbor, MI.
Griffith, D. M. (2008, October). Patterns and causes of racial and gender disparities in health: Implications for African American men’s health. Workshop presented at the Michigan Department of Community Health’s Conference, Addressing Racial & Ethnic Health Disparities through Public Policy: Exploring Effective Strategies, Detroit, MI.
Hurd, N. M., & Zimmerman, M. A. (2008, August). Natural Mentoring Relationships among Adolescent Mothers: A Study of Resilience. Poster presented at the American Psychological Association Annual Convention, Boston, MA.
Hurd, N., & Zimmerman, M. (2008, March). Natural mentors and adolescent health: A longitudinal analysis of African American youth transitioning into adulthood. Poster presented at the Society for Research on Adolescence Biennial Meeting, Chicago, IL.
Kretman, S., Morrel-Samuels, S., Zimmerman, M., Roberts, E., Franzen, S., & Reischl, T. (2008, October). Empowering youth to create change: A community-level violence prevention curriculum. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, San Diego, CA.
Kruger, D. J. (2008, December). Using Geographical Information Systems for effective health assessment and evaluation. Presented at the Centers for Disease Control’s REACH U.S. Technical Assistance Workshop, Atlanta, GA.
Kruger, D. J., & De Loney, E. H. (2008, March). The impact of incarceration on community health disparities. Poster presented at the 3rd Annual Health Disparities Conference, Columbia University, New York, NY.
Kruger, D. J., & De Loney, E. H. (2008, May). Incarceration adversely affects the mental and physical health of friends and family members. Poster presented at the Annual Convention of the Association for Psychological Science, Chicago, IL.
Kruger, D. J., & Shirey, L. (2008, October). Community-based local health surveillance as a tool for informing policy change. Presented at the Michigan Premier Public Health Conference, Kalamazoo, MI.
Kruger, D. J., Turner, T. M., & Youra, K. (2008, October). Using Geographical Information Systems to facilitate an infant mortality reduction initiative. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, San Diego, CA.
Kruger, D. J., Carty, D. C., Turner, T. M., Campbell, B., De Loney, E. H., & Lewis, Y. (2008, October). Developing and monitoring system change around social determinants of health: Lessons learned from a successful infant mortality reduction program. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, San Diego, CA.
Kruger, D. J., Turner, T. M., & Munsell, M. (2008, October). Using Geographical Information Systems to facilitate an infant mortality reduction initiative. Poster presented at the Michigan Premier Public Health Conference, Kalamazoo, MI.
Kruger, D. J., Turner, T., Lewis, Y., & Carty, D. (2008, March). A community partnership designed to reduce disparities in infant mortality. Symposium presented at the Third Annual Health Disparities Conference, Columbia University, New York, NY.
Kruger, D. J., De Loney, E. H., Sparks, A., & Sonnega, J. (2008, October). Health impact of incarceration on friends and family in the community. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, San Diego, CA.
Kruger, D. J., Shirey, L., White, A., Goldon, A., & De Loney, E. H. (2008, October). Using a community-based public health survey to address restaurant tobacco policies. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, San Diego, CA.
Kruger, D. J., Hamacher, L., Shirey, L., Morrel-Samuels, S., & Lewis, Y. (2008, October). Establishing a county health insurance plan with the aid of a community based health survey. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, San Diego, CA.
Mayman, G., Grodzinski, A., Allee, N., Townsend, W., Perorazio, A., & Truong, H. (2008, May). Creating a roadmap: Web 2.0 and local public health practice. Presented at the Medical Library Association Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL.
Reischl, T. M., Kaminski, J., Zimmerman, M. A., Kruger, D. J., Morrel-Samuels, S., Franzen, S., & Roberts, E. (2008, May). The challenges of empowering youth to mobilize community-level change and to evaluate the effects. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Society for Prevention Research, San Francisco, CA.
Rodriguez-Hager, R., Lewis, E. Y., De Loney, E. H., & Platt, J. E. (2008, October). Communities of color: Perspectives on race-based medicine. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, San Diego, CA.
Schornack, B., & Kruger, D. J. (2008, April). The relationship between the location of parks and gymnasiums with exercise and health in Genesee County, MI. Poster presented at the University of Michigan’s Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP) Spring Research Symposium, Ann Arbor, MI.
Sonnega, J., & Kruger, D. J. (2008, May). Using a community based health survey to inform planning for sleep health promotion in an urban setting. Poster presented at the Society for Public Health Education Midyear Scientific Conference, Chicago, IL.
Sonnega, J., & Kruger, D. J. (2008, October). Using a community based health survey to describe local rates of depression and anxiety and inform efforts at mental health promotion. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, San Diego, CA.
Sparks, A., Howell, C., Johnson, T., & Kannan, S. (2008, October). Design and implementation of the Five-by-Five community fruit-stand activity in Flint, Michigan. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, San Diego, CA.
Wieseneck, S., Kruger, D. J., Matney, J., & Reischl, T. (2008, April). The relationship between fear of crime and a healthy lifestyle in Flint, MI. Presented at the Michigan Epidemiology Conference, East Lansing, MI.
Zimmerman, M. A. (2008, November). Adolescencia y reisgos en salud. Invited address presented at the Chilean Society of Behavioral Medicine and Health Psychology, Santiago. Chile.
Zimmerman, M. A. (2008, November). Sex risk behavior in adolescence and the transition to adulthood: Translating research into practice. Invited address presented at the 50th Celebration of the Department of Psychology, Catholic University, Santiago, Chile.
Zimmerman, M. (2008, December). Youth violence: It’s a public health issue. Presented at the Public Health Grand Rounds, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Office of Public Health Practice, Ann Arbor, MI.
Physician adoption of ACIP recommendations for vaccinating adolescents against pertussis using Tdap. (2008, May). Presented at the Pediatric Academic Societies Meeting, Honolulu, HI.
Physician adoption of ACIP recommendations for vaccinating adolescents against pertussis using Tdap. (2008, March). Presented at the National Immunization Conference, Atlanta, GA.
Physician attitudes toward vaccine reimbursement: A national survey. (2008, March). Presented at the National Immunization Conference, Atlanta, GA.
Private-sector cost and reimbursement for childhood vaccines. (2008, March). Presented at the National Immunization Conference, Atlanta, GA.
2007
Alaimo, K., Wilkerson, R., Mosack, J., Bassett, E., Petersmarck, K., Grost, L., … Panken, S. (2007, November). Michigan’s Promoting Active Communities program: Building local capacity for physical activity environments through self-assessment. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Washington, D.C.
Bassett, E., Alaimo, K., Wilkerson, R., & Grost, L. (2007, October). How Reliable is Michigan’s Promoting Active Communities Self-Assessment Tool? Preliminary Insights from the Community Audit Process. Presented at the Association of Collegiate Schools of Planning Conference, Milwaukee, WI.
Campbell, B., Griffith, D. M., Robinson, K., Lewis, E. Y., De Loney, E. H., & Sparks, A. (2007, November). YOUR Blessed Health: Balancing church doctrine and HIV education. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Washington, DC.
Cunningham, R. M., Walton, M. A., Xue, Y., Stanley, R., Manchio, A., Zimmerman, M. A., … Blow, F. C. (2007, October). Injuries among teens seeking care in an inner city ER: An opportunity for universal screening. Paper presented at the 2007 Injury and Violence Prevention Research Conference (SAVIR), Columbus, OH.
Cunningham, R. M., Walton, M. A., Zimmerman, M., Stanley, R., Chermack, S. T., Bingham, C. R., & Shope, J. (2007, May). SafERTeens: Computerized screening and brief intervention for teens at-risk for youth violence. Abstract presented at the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL.
Franks, M., & Kruger, D. J. (2007, October). Documenting effectiveness in a successful infant mortality disparity reduction community initiative. Symposium presented at the Michigan Premier Public Health Conference, Dearborn, MI.
Griffith, D. M. (2007, November). Invisible men: Examining determinants of African American men’s health. Presented at the Wayne State University President’s Biennial Conference on Health Disparities, Detroit, MI.
Griffith, D. M., De Loney, E. H., Allen, J. O., Campbell, B., Lewis, Y., & Sparks, A. (2007, November). Race, racism and CBPR: Taming the elephant in the room. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Washington, DC.
Hudson, D. L., Khan, A., Zimmerman, M. A., & Devnarain, B. (2007, November). Exploring factors of youth violence in South Africa. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Washington, D.C.
Hurd, N. M., Zimmerman, M. A., & Xue, Y. (2007, March). Negative adult influences and the protective effects of role models: A study with urban adolescents. Paper presented at the Biennial Meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development, Boston, MA.
Kruger, D. J. (2007, March). Using community based research to facilitate action oriented health education. Invited talk presented at the Meeting of the Foundation for the International Medical Relief of Children, Ann Arbor, MI.
Kruger, D. J., & Lanthorn, H. E. (2007, May). The impact of three types of insecurity on mental and physical health. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
Kruger, D. J., & Turner, T. (2007, November). Identifying best practices in a successful program to reduce disparities in infant mortality. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Washington, DC.
Kruger, D. J., & Turner, T. (2007, November). Documenting effectiveness in a successful infant mortality reduction program. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Washington, DC.
Kruger, D. J., & Turner, T. (2007, November). Best practices and policy changes in reducing disparities in infant mortality. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Washington, D.C.
Kruger, D. J., Morrel-Samuels, S., Slonim, A., & Davis-Satterla, L. (2007, May). Developing a Cross-Site Evaluation Tool for Diverse Health Interventions. Poster presented at the special meeting of the Society for Community Research and Action at the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
Kruger, D. J., Turner, T., & Lewis, Y. (2007, October). Documenting success in an infant mortality reduction program. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the Society for Public Health Education, Alexandria, VA.
Kruger, D. J., Turner, T., & Lewis, Y. (2007, November). Using a community implemented activity to address racial disparities in infant mortality in Genesee County, Michigan. Symposium presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Washington, DC.
Kruger, D. J., Turner, T., & Lewis, Y. (2007, November). The successes of a community partnership designed to reduce disparities in infant mortality. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Washington, DC.
Kruger, D. J., Turner, T., & Franks, M. (2007, October). Documenting effectiveness in a successful infant mortality disparity reduction community initiative. Presented at the Michigan Premier Public Health Conference, Dearborn, MI.
Kruger, D. J., Shirey, L., & Lewis, Y. (2007, October). Democratizing data: Local dissemination strategies for a community-based health survey. Paper presented at the Michigan Premier Public Health Conference, Dearborn, MI.
Reischl, T., Zimmerman, M. A., Morrel-Samuels, S., Franzen, S., Roberts, E. E., & Tyson, Y. (2007, November). Youth Empowerment Solutions: Connecting youth with neighborhood organizations to create community change. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Washington, D.C.
Walton, M. A., Cunningham, R. M., Chermack, S. T., Zimmerman, M., Bingham, C. R., Shope, J., & Blow, F. C. (2007, June). Multiple risk behaviors among teens at an urban emergency department: Alcohol and violence. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the Research Society on Alcoholism, Chicago, IL.
Zimmerman, M. A. (2007, March). Examining cultural validity in the risk identification of ethnically diverse children and adolescents. Paper presented at the Biennial Meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development, Boston, MA.
Nurses’ knowledge, attitudes, and practices related to influenza vaccination. (2007, March). Presented at the National Immunization Conference, Kansas City, MO.
2006
Alaimo, K., Bassett, E., Petersmarck, K., Wilkerson, R., Mendez, M., & Mosack, J. (2006, April). Active Living Promotion and Surveillance in Michigan: Promoting Active Communities Award. Presented at the International Congress on Physical Activity and Public Health, Atlanta, GA.
Alaimo, K., Bassett, E., Wilkerson, R., Petersmarck, K., Mosack, J., Coutts, C., … Stegmier, L. (2006, February). Promoting Active Community Environments:  Development of Michigan’s Self-Assessment Tool. Poster presented at the Robert Wood Johnson Active Living By Design Annual Conference, Coronado, CA.
Bauermeister, J. A., Zimmerman, M., Xue, Y., & Caldwell, C. (2006, November). Working during adolescence and emerging adulthood and exposure to older sex partners: Sex risk behaviors among African American youth. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Boston, MA.
Bauermeister, J. A., Zimmerman, M. A., Xue, Y., & Caldwell, C. (2006, August). Employment during adolescence and emerging adulthood: Does working increase African American youth’s sex risk behaviors? Paper presented at the International World AIDS Conference, Toronto, Canada.
Griffith, D. M., De Loney, E. H., Allen, J. O., Campbell, B., Lewis, Y., & Sparks, A. (2006, November). Costs of Participation for Community-Based Organizations: Building Stability and Capacity to Address Health Disparities. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Boston, MA.
Kruger, D. J. (2006, March). Using GIS for Public Health Research. Invited poster presented at the University of Michigan Health Sciences Poster Dinner, Ann Arbor, MI.
Kruger, D. J., Noble, K., & Shirey, L. A. (2006, November). Planning diabetes intervention efforts with geographical information systems. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Boston, MA.
Kruger, D. J., Slonim, A., & Davis-Satterla, L. (2006, September). Developing a Cross-Site Evaluation Tool For Diverse Health Disparity Reduction Programs. Presented at the CDC’s 2006 National Health Promotion Conference, Atlanta, GA.
Kruger, D. J., Noble, K., & Shirey, L. A. (2006, May). Using GIS to facilitate community lead screening efforts and evaluation. Poster presented at the special meeting of the Society for Community Research and Action at the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
Kruger, D. J., Noble, K., & Shirey, L. (2006, November). Using Geographical Information Systems to monitor and improve childhood lead screening. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Boston, MA.
Kruger, D. J., Zimmerman, M. A., & Morgenstern, H. (2006, May). The unique relationship of sleep problems to mental and physical health. Poster presented at the Annual Convention of the American Psychological Society, New York, NY.
Lewis, Y., & Kruger, D. J. (2006, November). Mapping a message for faith leaders. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Boston, MA.
Pestronk, R. M. (2006). Task Force for Healthy Kids. Presented at the Grand Blanc High School, Grand Blanc, MI.
Schlemmer, E. R., Kruger, D. J., & Lanthorn, H. E. (2006, March). Speak to Your Health! Community Survey. Poster presented at the Michigan Undergraduate Research Forum, Lansing, MI.
Schlemmer, E. R., Kruger, D. J., & Lanthorn, H. E. (2006, April). The influence of religious beliefs related to health on health behaviors. Poster presented at the University of Michigan’s Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP) Spring Research Symposium, Ann Arbor, MI.
Xue, Y., & Zimmerman, M. A. (2006, March). Alcohol use and violent behavior among African American youth from adolescence to emerging adulthood. Paper presented at the Biennial Meeting of the Society for Research on Adolescence, San Francisco, CA.
Xue, Y., Zimmerman, M. A., & Barnett, T. E. (2006, March). Longitudinal relationships between exposure to community violence and violent behavior among urban African American adolescents. Paper presented at the Biennial Meeting of the Society for Research on Adolescence, San Francisco, CA.
Zimmerman, M. A. (2006, November). Examining cultural validity in the risk identification of ethnically diverse children and adolescents. Discussant presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Boston, MA.
Zimmerman, M. A. (2006, April). A youth participation model for assessing environmental risk and protective factors and developing interventions for youth violence in Flint, Michigan. Paper presented at the World Conference on Injury Prevention and Safety Promotion, Durban, South Africa.
Zimmerman, M. A., & Schwartz, R. (2006, November). Publish or perish? Pre-Conference Workshop III presented at the Annual Meeting of the Society for Public Health Education (SOPHE), Boston, MA.
Preferences for the childhood immunization schedule: Results of focus groups with immunization providers. (2006, October). Presented at the US Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices, Atlanta, GA.
2005
Alaimo, K. (2005, May). Healthy Communities: What’s land use got to do with it? Presented at the Michigan State University Land Policy Program’s 2005 Michigan Land Use Summit, Lansing, MI.
Bell, L. (2005). Project overview presented at UM-Flint Community Assessment Class. Presented at the Urban Health and Wellness Center, Flint, MI.
Brady, J. S. (2005). Update of the Speak to Your Health!
Brady, J. S., Kruger, D. J., & Shirey, L. A. (2005, August). Facilitating Community Understanding of Survey Data Using a Map Library. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Washington, DC.
Fergus, S., & Zimmerman, M. A. (2005, December). Sexual risk trajectories in adolescence and the transition to adulthood: Modeling mother and father support as resilience factors in a predominantly African-American sample. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Philadelphia, PA.
Fergus, S., & Zimmerman, M. A. (2005, April). Resilience and sexual risk behavior among urban adolescents: The compensatory and protective effects of mother and father support. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, Boston, MA.
Fergus, S., & Zimmerman, M. A. (2005, December). Sexual risk behavior growth trajectories in adolescence and young adulthood: Models of resilience. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Philadelphia, PA.
Fergus, S., & Zimmerman, M. A. (2005, December). Sexual risk behavior growth trajectories in adolescence and the transition to adulthood: Modeling mother and father support as resilience factors in a predominantly African-American sample. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Philadelphia, PA.
Griffith, D. M., Tran, A. N., Mason, M., Cotten, M., Fearrington, N. D., Horton, E., … Eng, E. (2005). Am I my brother’s keeper? The role of socialization in African American men’s help-seeking. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Philadelphia, PA.
Hudson, D., & Wong, N. T. (2005, December). Video Voice: Adapting Photovoice to create a culturally relevant research methodology for African American youth. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Philadelphia, PA.
Hudson, D., & Wong, N. T. (2005, December). What youth are saying about youth violence: lessons learned from Video Voice. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Philadelphia, PA.
Kruger, D. J. (2005). The Prevention Research Center Community Survey. Flint, MI.
Kruger, D. J., & Sparks, A. (2005, June). Youth violence, perceptions of community characteristics, and civic engagement. Poster presented at the Society for Community Research and Action Biennial Conference, Urbana, IL.
Kruger, D. J., Brady, J. S., Shirey, L. A., & Sparks, A. (2005, June). Neighborhood Physical Conditions and Perceptions of Social Conditions. Poster presented at the Society for Community Research and Action Biennial Conference, Urbana, IL.
Kruger, D. J., Brady, J. S., & Shirey, L. A. (2005, June). Understanding diabetes risk and enhancing community intervention efforts. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Urbana, IL.
Kruger, D. J., Reischl, T. M., Morrel-Samuels, S., & Zimmerman, M. A. (2005). Assault Injuries and Perceptions of Neighborhood Crime and Safety. Poster presented at the special meeting of the Society for Community Research and Action at the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
Kruger, D. J., Brady, J., Hutchinson, P., Morrel-Samuels, S., Reischl, T. M., Shirey, L., & Zimmerman, M. A. (2005, May). Using geographical information systems to facilitate community based interventions. Poster presented at the Special Meeting of the Society for Community Research and Action, Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
Kruger, D. J., Brady, J., Lewis, E. Y., & Shirey, L. (2005, March). Using geographical information systems to facilitate community based public health planning of diabetes intervention efforts. Paper presented at the 19th National Conference on Chronic Disease Prevention and Control, Atlanta, GA.
Oiyemhonlan, B., & Greene-Moton, E. (2005). African American Adolescents Promoting Policy and Advocacy: Translating Community-Based Public Health Research into Policy. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Philadelphia, PA.
Prevention Research Center of Michigan Community Survey, C. (2005). Speak to Your Health! Survey Roll-Out 2005. Flint, MI.
Reischl, T. M., & Franzen, S. (2005, November). Addressing racial inequities in maternal & child health care:  The Flint/Genesee County Friendly AccessSM Project. Report presented at the Greater Flint Health Coalition Board of Directors Meeting, Flint, MI.
Reischl, T. M., & Lewis, Y. (2005, June). Spiritual Engagement and Health: Learning from a Community Survey. Poster presented at the Society for Community Research and Action Biennial Conference, Urbana, IL.
Reischl, T. M., Franzen, S., & Kunkel, L. (2005, December). Flint/Genesee County Friendly AccessSM Project: A community coalition using data, strategic planning, and community action to improve maternal and child health services. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Philadelphia, PA.
Reischl, T. M., Franzen, S., Skorcz, S., & Kunkel, L. (2005, March). Addressing racial inequities in maternal health care:  The Flint/Genesee County Friendly AccessSM Project. Presented at the National Conference on Chronic Disease Prevention and Control, Atlanta, GA.
Shirey, L. A. (2005). The Health of Genesee County. Flint, MI.
Xue, Y., Zimmerman, M. A., & Caldwell, C. H. (2005, April). Neighborhood disadvantage and urban youth’s cigarette smoking: The protective role of prosocial activities. Paper presented at the Biennial Meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development, Atlanta, GA.
Zimmerman, M. A. (2005, March). Youth violence: Application of empowerment theory and adolescent resilience. Paper presentation, Columbia University, New York, NY.
2004
Alaimo, K., Petersmarck, K., Wilkerson, R., Mendez, M., & Bassett, E. (2004, December). Designing Healthy Michigan Communities. Presented at the Division of Nutrition and Physical Activity, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, DHHS, Atlanta, GA.
Alaimo, K., Brady, J., Greene-Moton, E., Isichei, P. A., Kruger, D., Morrel-Samuels, S., … Shirey, L. (2004, February). Prevention Research Center of Michigan: Speak To Your Health! Community Survey. Presented at the National Conference in Chronic Disease Prevention and Control, Washington, D.C.
Fergus, S., & Zimmerman, M. A. (2004, July). Sexual risk behavior in adolescence and the transition to adulthood: Specification of a piecewise growth model for a predominantly African-American sample. Paper presented at the International AIDS Conference, Bangkok, Thailand.
Hearst, M. (2004, May). Does individual-level trust and social support alter the effects of perceived discrimination on self-reported health status? Poster presented at the Interdisciplinary Conversations on Social Capital Conference, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN.
Hicken, M., Zimmerman, M., & Green-Moton, E. (2004, November). Social environment and mental health: Moderating effects of racial identity on discrimination. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Washington, D.C.
Kohn-Wood, L. P., Barnett, T. E., Caldwell, C. H., Zimmerman, M. A., Chavous-Sellers, T., Sellers, R. M., & Behrendt, D. E. (2004, March). Gender effects in the association between depressive symptoms and violent behavior over time. Paper presented at the Biennial Meeting of the Society for Research on Adolescence, Baltimore, MD.
Kruger, D. J., & Reischl, T. (2004, November). Understanding the relationship of neighborhood conditions and perceptions to mental health. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Washington, D.C.
Kruger, D. J., Shirey, L., & Morrel-Samuels, S. (2004, August). The PRC Speak To Your Health Community Survey. Invited symposium presented at the Annual Conference of the Michigan Association for Local Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI.
Kruger, D. J., Shirey, L., & Brady, J. (2004, November). Using geographical information systems to facilitate community based public health planning. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Washington, D.C.
Morrel-Samuels, S., Reischl, T. M., & Zimmerman, M. A. (2004, June). Assault Injuries and Perceptions of Neighborhood Crime and Safety. Presented at the 7th World Conference on Injury Prevention and Safety Promotion, Vienna, Austria.
Morrel-Samuels, S., Reischl, T. M., Kruger, D. J., Zimmerman, M., & Ivy, W. (2004, June). Assault injuries and perceptions of neighborhood safety in Genesee County, Michigan, U.S.A. Poster presented at the World Conference on Injury Prevention and Safety Promotion, Vienna, Austria.
Zimmerman, M. A. (2004, May). Keynote speech presented at the European Association for Research on Adolescence Biennial Conference, Porto, Portugal.
Zimmerman, M., Bauermeister, J. A., Barnett, T., & Caldwell, C. H. (2004, August). Working in high school and the transition to adulthood among African American youth. Paper presented at the American Psychological Association Annual Convention, Honolulu, HI.
2003
Fergus, S., Zimmerman, M. A., & Barnett, T. E. (2003, November). Sexual risk behavior among African-American adolescents: A model of the effects of parental social support. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, San Francisco, CA.
Griffith, D. M., Mebane, E. M., Allison, L. L., Eng, E., & Thomas, J. C. (2003, November). Exploring ecological factors impacting rural African American men’s health. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, San Francisco, CA.
Reischl, T. M., & Reynolds, L. (2003, October). Secondary Data Report No. 1: Descriptive analyses on low-income mothers and children in Genesee County. Report presented at the meetings of the Flint/Genesee County Friendly Access Leadership Team and Steering Committee, the P.R.I.D.E. Medical Services Committee and the Greater Flint Health Coalition Board of Directors, Flint, MI.
Reynolds, L. (2003, October). Project overview. Presented at the Baker Community College, Flint, MI.
Skorcz, S. (2003, June). Project overview. Presented at the meeting of Mott Children’s Health Center Board of Directors, Flint, MI.
Steinman, K. J., & Zimmerman, M. A. (2003, April). Patterns of religious activity during adolescence: Stability, change and influences on risk behavior. Paper presented at the Integrating Research on Spirituality and Health and Well-Being into Service Delivery: A Research Conference, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD.
2002
Bryant, A., Gao, R., & Zimmerman, M. A. (2002, April). What do adolescents do after school? Extracurricular participation and psychosocial outcomes among adolescents from urban schools. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Educational Research Association, New Orleans, LA.
Bryant, A. L., Gao, R., & Zimmerman, M. A. (2002, April). Do urban youth profit from sports, church and school activities? Examining extracurricular participation and adolescent outcomes. Paper presented at the Biennial Meeting of the Society for Research on Adolescence, New Orleans, LA.
Fergus, S., & Zimmerman, M. A. (2002, November). Antecedents of cigarette smoking trajectories among urban, African-American adolescents. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Philadelphia, PA.
Morrel-Samuels, S., Zimmerman, M. A., Traver, D., White, S., Wong, N., & Buchanan, S. (2002, May). Guns, greed and gossip: A qualitative analysis of student essays on youth violence. Paper presented at the World Conference on Injury Prevention and Control, Montreal, QC, Canada.
Schmeelk-Cone, K. H., & Zimmerman, M. A. (2002, April). Transitions to adulthood affect violent behavior, risky sexual behavior and substance use in Caucasian and African-American youth. Paper presented at the Biennial Meeting of the Society for Research on Adolescence, New Orleans, LA.
Schmeelk-Cone, K. H., Zimmerman, M. A., & Abelson, J. (2002, April). Cortisol reactivity in a non-threatening situation: Relation to current and past behavior. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Society for Behavioral Medicine, Washington, D.C.
Zimmerman, M. A. (2002, May). Empowerment theory and implications for practice. Keynote presented at the Annual Conference of the Michigan Dietetic Association, Livonia, MI.
Zimmerman, M. A., & Morrel-Samuels, S. (2002, May). Flint Youth Violence Prevention Center. Paper presented at the World Conference on Injury Prevention and Control, Montreal, QC, Canada.
Zimmerman, M. A., Cowan, A., Collett van Rooyen, C., & Lecher, A. (2002, June). Violent behavior among South African adolescents: The protective effects of organizational involvement. Paper presented at the Annual Conference of the American Psychological Society, New Orleans, LA.
2001
Caldwell, C. H., Zimmerman, M. A., Bernat, D. H., & Sellers, R. M. (2001, April). Racial identity, maternal support, and psychological distress among African American adolescents. Paper presented at the Biennial Meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development, Minneapolis, MN.
Chavous, T., Bernat, D. H., Caldwell, C. H., & Zimmerman, M. A. (2001, April). Racial identity and academic outcomes among African American adolescents: A person-oriented approach. Paper presented at the Biennial Meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development, Minneapolis, MN.
Davis, M. M., & Zimmerman, M. A. (2001, April). Psychosocial factors and parenting behavior in young adulthood. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Pediatric Academic Society, Baltimore, MD.
Holden, D. J., Austin, W. D., Evans, W. D., Zimmerman, M. A., Messeri, P., & Haviland, L. (2001, October). Development of a survey to assess youth empowerment within the context of tobacco control. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Atlanta, GA.
Sellers, R. M., Caldwell, C. H., Bernat, D. H., & Zimmerman, M. A. (2001, April). Racial identity and alcohol use in a sample of academically at-risk African American high school students. Paper presented at the Biennial Meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development, Minneapolis, MN.
Steinman, K., & Zimmerman, M. A. (2001, June). Religiosity and risk behavior among African-American adolescents: Concurrent association and longitudinal influence. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Society for Prevention Research, Washington, D.C.
Tarver, D. B., Wong, N. T., Neighbors, H. W., & Zimmerman, M. A. (2001, December). Suicidal ideation and father involvement among African American male adolescents: A study of resiliency. Paper presented at the Safe USA Conference, Atlanta, GA.
Zimmerman, M. A., & Schmeelk-Cone, K. H. (2001, August). Racial identity, discrimination, and psychological distress among high school students. Paper presented at the American Psychological Association Annual Convention, San Francisco, CA.
2000
Bingenheimer, J. B., & Zimmerman, M. A. (2000, March). Parental and peer attachment, family decision making and natural mentors among urban youth. Paper presented at the Biennial Meeting of the Society of Research on Adolescence, Chicago, IL.
Bryant, A. L., & Zimmerman, M. A. (2000, March). Academic experiences and attitudes and change in substance use during adolescence: Integrating developmental, motivational, and contextual perspectives. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Educational Research Association, New Orleans, LA.
Miller, A. L., Notaro, P. C., & Zimmerman, M. A. (2000, March). Stability and change in friendship orientation: Associations with multiple domains of urban African-American adolescent functioning. Paper presented at the Biennial Meeting of the Society of Research on Adolescence, Chicago, IL.
Newman, P. A., & Zimmerman, M. A. (2000, July). Cumulative risk and protective factors for HIV related sexual behavior among urban adolescents: A social ecological approach. Paper presented at the International AIDS Conference, Durban, South Africa.
Notaro, P. C., Gelman, S. A., & Zimmerman, M. A. (2000, April). Domain boundaries in cognitive development: Children’s reasoning about the consequences of psychogenic bodily reactions. Paper presented at the Biennial Meeting of the Conference on Human Development, Memphis, TN.
Zimmerman, M. A. (2000, February). The Flint Adolescent Study: An analysis of resiliency theory. Paper presented at the School of Public Health, Havana, Cuba.
Zimmerman, M. A. (2000, February). HIV-AIDS prevention strategies for community-based programs. Paper presented at the School of Public Health, Havana, Cuba.
1999
Bentler, P. M., Newcomb, M. D., & Zimmerman, M. A. (1999, January). Cigarette use and drug use progression: A comparison of growth trajectory and lagged effect hypotheses. Paper presented at the Conference on Stages and Pathways of Involvement in Drug Use: Examining the Gateway Hypothesis, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA.
Bryant, A. L., & Zimmerman, M. A. (1999, April). Adolescent substance use and school apathy: A developmental perspective examining motivational, peer, and family factors. Paper presented at the Biennial Meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development, Albuquerque, NM.
Bryant, A. L., & Zimmerman, M. A. (1999, April). Adolescent substance use and school apathy: Examining the link from a developmental perspective. Poster presented at the Biennial Meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development, Albuquerque, NM.
Sellers, R. M., Caldwell, C., Zimmerman, M. A., & Hilkene, D. (1999, June). Racial identity and substance abuse in a sample of academically at-risk, African-American, high-school students. Paper presented at the Biennial Meeting of the Society for Community Research and Action, New Haven, CT.
Zimmerman, M. A. (1999, March). Empowerment theory: Implications for research and practice. Invited paper presented at the Flemish Institute for Health Promotion, Brussels, Belgium.
Zimmerman, M. A. (1999, March). Fathers and adolescent resiliency: Results from the Flint Adolescent Study. Presented at the Annual Dr. Fleming A. Barbour Community Conference, Flint, MI.
Zimmerman, M. A. (1999, March). Integrating theory and practice: Psychology and public health. Paper presented at the Flemish Health Psychology Society, Catholic University, Leuven, Belgium.
Zimmerman, M. A. (1999, November). Publication issues in public health education. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Society for Public Health Education, Chicago, IL.