Interdisciplinary Training in Research Violence Affecting Families and Youth. The goal of this application for interdisciplinary research preparation is to train nursing, public health and medical scholars in the science of risk factors and interventions for and physical and mental health and developmental problems and behaviors subsequent to violence. Pre and post doctoral fellows will be mentored by experienced violence researchers from multiple disciplines to conduct: 1) policy and practice relevant epidemiological and clinical risk factor analysis and theory testing studies, and 2) design and test primary, secondary and tertiary interventions to prevent, identify, and ameliorate violence and the occurrence and/or recurrence of physical and mental health and developmental and behavioral sequelae. They will obtain interdisciplinary training to address emerging intersections of bodies of knowledge related to violence: HIV/AIDS and violence, physiological outcomes of violence, and health disparities related to differences in violent experiences. The scholars obtain interdisciplinary content in: 1) risk factors for and physical and mental health and developmental outcomes of violence (experiencing and exposure to community, family, youth and collective violence, suicide, violence against women and children) 2) social, ethnic and cultural influences on violence etiology and outcomes including violence related health disparities and how health disparities in access to care can result in more severe physical and mental health outcomes for ethnic minority populations, 3) culturally appropriate interventions and evaluations, 4) ethical issues and social responsibility in the conduct of violence related research, and 5) multiple methods approaches to violence related research. Additional opportunities for training in the HIV/AIDS interface and physiological antecedents and sequelae also are available, as well as health care and community agencies for translation research. We have successfully trained 25 predoctoral and 6 postdoctoral fellows in 10 years of funding from NIMH and have multiple highly qualified applicants for each position. Our Core Faculty now includes more developmental experts and HIV/AIDS violence expertise. This application seeks support for 2 postdoctoral and 5 predoctoral positions. Public Health Relevance: Violence and witnessing violence results in intertwined mental and physical health problems for adults and children. Risk factors for violence are also multifaceted and include individual, family and community factors. Interdisciplinary training is necessary for nursing, public health and medical researchers to understand and design appropriate violence prevention and interventions to prevent future violence and health problems.
Violence and witnessing violence results in intertwined mental and physical health problems for adults and children. Risk factors for violence are also multifaceted and include individual, family and community factors. Interdisciplinary training is necessary for nursing, public health and medical researchers to understand and design appropriate violence prevention and interventions to prevent future violence and health problems.
|Paterno, Mary T; Hayat, Matthew J; Wenzel, Jennifer et al. (2017) A Mixed Methods Study of Contraceptive Effectiveness in a Relationship Context Among Young Adult, Primarily Low-Income African American Women. J Racial Ethn Health Disparities 4:184-194|
|Garfinkel, Danielle B; Alexander, Kamila A; McDonald-Mosley, Reagan et al. (2017) Predictors of HIV-related risk perception and PrEP acceptability among young adult female family planning patients. AIDS Care 29:751-758|
|Pearson, Erin; Andersen, Kathryn L; Biswas, Kamal et al. (2017) Intimate partner violence and constraints to reproductive autonomy and reproductive health among women seeking abortion services in Bangladesh. Int J Gynaecol Obstet 136:290-297|
|Alexander, Kamila A; Volpe, Ellen M; Abboud, Sarah et al. (2016) Reproductive coercion, sexual risk behaviours and mental health symptoms among young low-income behaviourally bisexual women: implications for nursing practice. J Clin Nurs 25:3533-3544|
|Grace, Karen Trister; Anderson, Jocelyn C (2016) Reproductive Coercion: A Systematic Review. Trauma Violence Abuse :|
|Reinert, Katia G; Campbell, Jacquelyn C; Bandeen-Roche, Karen et al. (2016) The Role of Religious Involvement in the Relationship Between Early Trauma and Health Outcomes Among Adult Survivors. J Child Adolesc Trauma 9:231-241|
|Brawner, Bridgette M; Alexander, Kamila A; Fannin, Ehriel F et al. (2016) The Role of Sexual Health Professionals in Developing a Shared Concept of Risky Sexual Behavior as it Relates to HIV Transmission. Public Health Nurs 33:139-50|
|Grace, Karen Trister (2016) Caring for Women Experiencing Reproductive Coercion. J Midwifery Womens Health 61:112-5|
|Sabri, Bushra; Campbell, Jacquelyn C; Dabby, Firoza Chic (2016) Gender Differences in Intimate Partner Homicides Among Ethnic Sub-Groups of Asians. Violence Against Women 22:432-53|
|Sabri, Bushra; St Vil, Noelle M; Campbell, Jacquelyn C et al. (2015) Racial and ethnic differences in factors related to workplace violence victimization. West J Nurs Res 37:180-96|
Showing the most recent 10 out of 31 publications