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Theses/Dissertations from 2010

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Governance and HIV Prevalence in African Countries, Lod C. Hambanou

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Safe Routes to School: Launching the Program at Oak Grove Elementary School, Susan Henderson

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Examining the Influence of Economic and Political Factors Upon Access to Improved Water and Sanitation in Select African Nations, 2005-2008, Dlorah C. Jenkins

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Associations of Race, Age, and Socioeconomic Status among Women with Prediabetes: An Examination of Nhanes Data 2005-2006 Regarding Prediabetes Risk, Rose T. Kattakayam

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A Survey of Georgia Adult Protective Services Staff Regarding Elder Abuse Laws and Policies: Determining Training Needs, Judith Kerr

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Injection Safety in Central Asia, Omer Khan

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Examining the Mental Health of Public Housing Residents in Atlanta, Georgia, Christy Kill

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The Association between Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) and the Risk of HIV/AIDS in Kenyan Girls and Women (15-49 Years), Rosemary G. Kinuthia

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Epidemiology of Adiposity in Childbearing Ghanaian Women, Emma Roselyne Konan Mrs

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An Examination of the Relationship between Levels of Drinking Water Quality and the Occurrence of Self-Reported Diarrheal Disease: A Prospective Cohort Study in the Dominican Republic, 2005-2006., Shannon M. Kraft

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An Analysis of Household-reported Health Status and Socio-demographic Characteristics Associated with Adolescent Influenza Vaccination Rates in the United States: 2008 National Immunization Survey-Teen, Lindy Liu

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Elevated BMI-associated Characteristics of Patients with Invasive MRSA Infection in the Atlanta, Georgia Metro Area, 2005-2008, Lauren R. Lorentzson

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A SWOT Analysis of the Protecting Pedestrians on the Move Project, Victoria Rock Lynch

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An Exploratory Examination of Afghan Women Socio Economic Status (SES) and Child Health Indicator, Zakia Maroof

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An Examination of the Socio-Demographic Characteristics Associated with Adult Vaccination Prevalence for Preventable Diseases in the United States, Jessica Mastrodomenico

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Refugees in DeKalb County: A Capstone Project, Andrew C. Moore

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Health Care Disparities and Chronic Disease Burden: Policy Implications for NGOs, Stella S. Obot

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Injection Safety Patient Notification Communication Toolkit, Brian J. Panasuk

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Assessment of Existing Mercury Fact Sheets for Development of a Revised Mercury Fact Sheet, Subash C. Patel

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A Comparative Analysis of the Attitudes towards People Living with HIV/AIDS between Haiti and the Dominican Republic, Georges Perrin

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An Examination of the Socio-Demographic Characteristics and Perceptions of Cycling among Students at Georgia State University, Nancy B. Pope

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Maternal Autonomy as a Protective Factor in Child Nutritional Outcome in Tanzania, Hannah Murphy Ross-Suits

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Risk Factors for Childhood Immunization Incompletion in Ethiopia, Sharmily G. Roy

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Characteristics and Etiology of Moderate-to-Severe Diarrhea of Acute, Prolonged Acute, and Persistent Duration among Children Less than 5 Years Old in Rural Western Kenya, 2008-2010, Katharine A. Schilling

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A Proposal for Enhancing and Measuring Infant-Directed Maternal Utterances and Incidental Teaching within the SafeCare® Parent-Infant Interaction Module, Megan O. Smith

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The Impact of Physical Activity on the Association between Smoking and Hypertension, Sobhan Tadjalli

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Examining the Impact of Development, Tobacco Taxation, and Tobacco Prices on Global Adult Male Smoking Prevalence, Michael Brandon Talley

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A Geographical Examination of Social, Behavioral, and Demographic Determinants Association with Hepatitis C Viral Infection in the State of Georgia, Terran A. Terrell

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A Comparison of Methods to Assess Practitioner Fidelity in a Parent-Training Program, Ashwini Tiwari

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A Systematic Review Examining the Added Value of Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene Interventions for Preventive Chemotherapy Programs on Reducing the Prevalence of Trachoma, Anyess R. Travers

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Using Benchmarking Methodology to Evaluate the Effectiveness of In-Home Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT), Jessica R. Valente

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Cigar Crisis: The Need for Community Based Practices, Christopher D. Watson

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Creating a Tobacco-Free Residential Substance Abuse Treatment Facility: A Toolkit for Designing an Effective Intervention, Carrie F. Whitney

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Effectiveness of a Pre-Release Planning Program for HIV-Positive Offenders Exiting Georgia Prisons: A Qualitative Evaluation Approach, Claire A. Willeford

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An Examination of Foodborne Outbreaks of Salmonella Enteritidis in the United States, 1973-2008, Ashton P. Wright

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Examination of the Association between Patient Empowerment and Diabetes Management among an Urban African American Population by Gender, Age, Socioeconomic Status and Education Level, Nyo Yamonn

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An Examination of Known Tuberculosis Risk Factors and their Correlation across the United States, David Young

Theses/Dissertations from 2009

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Exploratory Study Describing Outcomes Attributable to Catheter-Associated Bloodstream Infection (CA-BSI) with Staphylococcus aureus in Non-ICU Patients at Grady Memorial Hospital during 2006, Alene Albritton

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Analysis of the Association of Pesticide Exposure and Onset of Wheeze and Asthma in Early Childhood among Puerto Rican Children in New York City, 2002-2004, Melannie Alexander

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Attitudes Supporting Violence and Involvement in Peer Violence Perpetration and Victimization among Youths in a High-Risk Urban Community, Bina Ali

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An Examination of the Association between HIV-related Knowledge, Attitudes, and Behaviors and HIV Infection Status in Ghana., Francis Boateng Annor

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Assessment and Comparison of Behavior Risk Factor Surveillance Systems for the U.S., Canada, and Italy., Carolina Arana

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Race/Ethnicity: Is it an Outcome Predictor in Patients with Heart Failure?, Digant V. Bhatt

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A Spatial Analysis of Demographic Factors of West Nile Virus in Georgia, Sarah Bryant Boos

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Evaluation of Surveillance for Acute (Meningitis) Encephalitis Syndrome (AES/AMES), Kathleen F. Cavallaro

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The Impact of Socioeconomic Status on the Asthma Prevalence in Minority Children, Adrienne Cunningham

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Investigating the Association of White Male Lung Cancer Mortality and State of Residence, Thomas Jeffrey Doker

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Is Maternal Headache a Risk Factor for Congenital Heart Disease?, Ariuntsatsral Ariunaa Erdenebileg

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Do Variations in State Mandatory Child Abuse and Neglect Report Laws affect Report Rates among Medical Personnel?, Amanda Ellen Faulkner

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Examining the Need for Cultural Adaptations to an Evidence-Based Parent Training Model, Kimberly Frederick

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Physical Fighting and Suicidal Ideation among Students in Uganda: A Comparison between Boys and Girls in an Urban and Rural Setting, Elizabeth Mae Gaylor

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Utilization of PRECEDE Model to Identify Risk Factors of Sexual Initiation and Engagement in Unprotected Sex among Adolescents, Panji Fortuna Hadisoemarto

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A Survey of Water Storage Practices and Beliefs in Households in Bonao, Dominican Republic in 2005, Shelley Holt

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Using iPhones to Enhance and Reduce Face-to-Face Home Safety Sessions, Julie Jabaley

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Physical Activity and Associated Factors Assessment among Adults with Arthritis in the United States, Amelia Jewett

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An Evaluation of Consumer Satisfaction of SafeCare® Provider Trainings, Courtney R. Jones

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Exploring Culturally Specific Practices that Might Exacerbate the Spread of HIV/AIDS in the Luhya Community of Western Kenya, Christine Kibui

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Does Educational Intervention Reduce the Number of Food Violations., Karen Koechlin M. Koechlin

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Examining Sexually Transmitted Disease Transmission Dynamics in Chlamydia Positive and Negative Adolescent Population using Social Network Analysis, Phuongthao Tuyen Lam

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Trends in Toxin Profiles of Human Shiga Toxin-Producing Escherichia Coli (STEC) O157 Strains, United States, 1996-2008, Molly Maitland Leeper

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The Impact of Primary Language Spoken at Home and Overweight among Latino Boys and Girls in the United States, Maria Cecilia Miranda-Pierangeli

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Examination of Tdap Vaccination Rates by Post-Partum Women in Georgia; Understanding How Birthing Hospitals Play a Role in the Prevention of Pertussis., Amy Caroline Mistretta

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Risk Factors for Financial Exploitation among an Urban Adult Population in the United States, Anna E. Mistretta

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State Medicaid Agencies Approaches to Quality Improvement: Implications for Policy, Practice and Health Outcomes, Dev Nair

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Examination of County Level Differences in Drinking Consequences, Urbanicity, Poverty, and Alcohol Outlet Density among the Most-at-Risk and Least-at-Risk Counties in Georgia, Karen O'Quin

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Strategic Plan for Autism, Christopher Perry

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Perceptions of Tuberculosis among the Karen-Burmese Population in DeKalb County, Georgia, Ren Peterkin

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Evaluation of Diabetes Education for Latinos Living in a Metropolitan Area, Anna Rockett Potter

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Factors Associated with the Illegal Sales of Alcohol to Underage Persons in Georgia, Jonathan A. Powell

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The Modifiable Risk Factors for Snoring and the Implications for Chronic Disease, Hari Prasad Ravipati

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Child Sexual and Physical Abuse as Precursors for Homelessness in Adolescence, Jacqueline Nicole Rion

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An Evaluation of the Utilization and Outcomes of a Georgia County Board of Health Innovative Worksite Wellness Policy, Danna Lane Sanders

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"When the Dog Bites..." A Socio-ecological Approach to Dog Bite Injury Prevention by Targeting Dog Owners in the United States, Saswati Dolly Sinha

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CDC.gov's Web-based Outreach Channels for H1N1 Flu (Swine Flu), Joanne Lisa Stein

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A Spatial Analysis of the Relationship between Pedestrian Crash Events and Features of the Built Environment in Downtown Atlanta, Emily Palmer Taquechel

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The Ecology of the Availability and Access to Healthy Food in Atlanta, Georgia, Tina M. Taylor

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An Analysis of Postpartum Depression and Care Seeking Behaviors in Georgia, Sarah Elizabeth Tennyson

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Comparing Obesity Trends in Rural Versus Urban Peru from 1991 to 2005, Dana Timar

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Prevalence and Correlates of Gender Based Violence among Conflict Affected Women: Findings from Two Congolese Refugee Camps in Rwanda, Etobssie Wako

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Baseline Knowledge Assessment of Cobb County Safe Kids Inspection Station Participants, Laurie Elizabeth Whorton

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Welcome to America: A Culturally-Appropriate Resource Manual for Karen Refugees in DeKalb County, Georgia, Jamie Woods

Theses/Dissertations from 2008

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Examining Facilities with Multiple Violations to Assess the Consent Order Process as a Compliance Tool to Protect Environmental Quality and Public Health in the State of Georgia, Kimberly Austin

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Effects of Estimated Exposure to Cumulative Traffic-Related Pollutants on Asthma, Cardiovascular, and Stroke Outcomes in an Urban Area, Vickie L. Boothe

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A Comparison of Time of Stroke Symptom Onset to Hospital Arrival in Urban and Rural Hospitals Involved in the Georgia Coverdell Acute Stroke Registry, Laura Pople Bracci

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Drug Use and Risk Behavior Patterns for HIV in Men Who Have Sex with Men, Arathi M. Chakragiri

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Hispanic Migrants and Cross-border Disease Control of Arizona's Vaccine Preventable Diseases, Karen Chocho

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Investigating Potential Risk Factors of Childhood Asthma Re-Hospitalizations in DeKalb County, Georgia, Renyea Colvin

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Political, Economic, Social, and Health-related Correlates of HIV/AIDS Prevalence in the Eastern Mediterranean Region of WHO, Dena Elimam

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Understanding the HIV Risk Behaviors in Haiti:A Rural-Urban Comparison, Regine Alexandra Emilien

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Mental Health Impact of Disasters, Saman Faisal

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Index of Central Obesity as a Parameter to Evaluate Metabolic Syndrome for White, Black, and Hispanic Adults in the United States, Rebecca Lynn Griesemer

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Examination of the Association between Discussion of HIV Status and High-Risk Sexual Behaviors of MSM in Atlanta, Auntre' Dojuan Hamp

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Examining the Association between Parental Smoking and Adolescent Age of Smoking Initiation in Africa, Jessica Lauren Howell

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The Prevalence of Visual Impairments of the Prekindergarten Children in Georgia and Evaluation of Associated Risk Factors, Yuqi Huang

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Tuberculosis (TB)Progress toward Millennium Development Goals (MDGS) and DOTS in Who Eastern Mediterranean Region (EMR), Khoaja M. Khaled

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Self-Identified Barriers to Asthma Management among Urban Families, Nastassia Lovie Laster

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Racial and Geographic Differences among Callers to the Georgia Tobacco Quit Line, October, 2005- April, 2007, Ban A. Majeed

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Patterns of Sunscreen Application in Lifeguards, Parents and Children, Travis James Mann

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An Analysis of Georgia Schools’ Compliance and Implementation of Federally Mandated School Wellness Policies, Eryn M. Marchiolo

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Examining Correlations with Frequency of Walking Trips In Metropolitan Areas, Michelle J. Marcus