Staci Young
Medical College of Wisconsin
37Publications
8H-index
285Citations
Publications 37
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Published on Nov 1, 2018in Health & Place 3.00
Sandra Bogar2
Estimated H-index: 2
(Medical College of Wisconsin),
Staci Young8
Estimated H-index: 8
(Medical College of Wisconsin)
+ 3 AuthorsSheri Johnson1
Estimated H-index: 1
(University of Wisconsin-Madison)
Abstract The purpose of this study was to explore environmental health perspectives among urban youth. A total of 12 focus groups with 64 youth were conducted. Youth defined environmental health in a multidimensional manner which integrated aspects of the physical, social, and built environment and concentrated on the neighborhood context. A theme of environmental health resilience factors and sub-themes of safety, trust, engagement, leadership, and representation were identified and described. ...
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Published on Jul 1, 2018in American Journal of Health Promotion 1.96
Staci Young8
Estimated H-index: 8
(Medical College of Wisconsin),
Melissa DeNomie1
Estimated H-index: 1
(Medical College of Wisconsin)
+ 2 AuthorsJessie Tobin1
Estimated H-index: 1
Purpose:To discuss successes and challenges of a collaborative pilot project to increase healthy food availability in corner stores in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The Lindsay Heights Healthy Corner Store Initiative aimed to help corner stores sell high-quality produce by increasing supply of healthy foods and funding minor store upgrades to facilitate change.Design:Evaluation research.Setting:Milwaukee, Wisconsin.Participants:Corner stores; youth and adult community members.Intervention:(1) Supporting...
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Staci Young8
Estimated H-index: 8
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Laila Azam3
Estimated H-index: 3
+ 2 AuthorsChen Cui1
Estimated H-index: 1
To elicit the perspective of patients with type 2 diabetes, specific to communication with providers and health care teams.We conducted 21 focus groups with 115 adults in Midwestern primary care, endocrinology, and bariatric surgery clinics. Facilitators analyzed the transcripts using an iterative coding method.The themes of encouragement and motivation, relationship building, compassion, and communication preferences highlighted effective strategies consistent with the core components of patien...
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Jeffrey A. Morzinski12
Estimated H-index: 12
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Heather Toth3
Estimated H-index: 3
+ 2 AuthorsKaren Marcdante6
Estimated H-index: 6
Published on Oct 1, 2016in Journal of Religion & Health 1.06
Katherine Quinn6
Estimated H-index: 6
(Medical College of Wisconsin),
Julia Dickson-Gomez17
Estimated H-index: 17
(Medical College of Wisconsin),
Staci Young8
Estimated H-index: 8
(Medical College of Wisconsin)
Young, Black men who have sex with men (YBMSM) are disproportionately affected by HIV, and Black Churches may be a source of stigma which can exacerbate HIV risk and contribute to negative health and psychosocial outcomes. Findings from this study are based on 21 semi-structured interviews with pastors and ethnographic observation in six Black Churches. Interview transcripts and field notes were analyzed in MAXQDA using thematic content analysis. Although pastors espoused messages of love and ac...
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Published on Aug 1, 2015in Nurse Education Today 2.07
Vipavee Thongpriwan3
Estimated H-index: 3
(University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee),
Susan E. Leuck1
Estimated H-index: 1
(Marquette University)
+ 3 AuthorsRonda G. Hughes15
Estimated H-index: 15
(Marquette University)
Summary Objectives The purpose of this study was to describe undergraduate nursing students' attitudes toward mental health nursing and how these attitudes influenced their professional career choices in mental health nursing. Design A descriptive, online survey was utilized to examine students' perceptions of mental health nursing. A total of 229 junior and senior nursing students were recruited from eight nursing colleges in Midwestern United States to participate in this survey. Results Stude...
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Published on Dec 1, 2015in Journal of Religion & Health 1.06
Staci Young8
Estimated H-index: 8
(Medical College of Wisconsin),
Leslie Patterson7
Estimated H-index: 7
(Medical College of Wisconsin)
+ 2 AuthorsNancy Wynne1
Estimated H-index: 1
Community-based participatory research is a noted approach for improving community health and reducing health disparities. Community partnerships can serve as a catalyst for change in public health efforts. This article will apply empowerment theory and sustainability principles to an existing faith-based partnership. BRANCH Out is a partnership among 13 African American churches, the City of Milwaukee Health Department—Community Nutrition, and the Medical College of Wisconsin. The partnership g...
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Published on Oct 20, 2015in Journal of Social Service Research 0.51
Katherine Quinn6
Estimated H-index: 6
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Staci Young8
Estimated H-index: 8
+ 2 AuthorsMelanie Paul
ABSTRACTHomelessness and housing instability continue to be significant social issues facing low-income families, suggesting a need for more comprehensive, family-based approaches to housing services. This study explored the experiences of 10 HIV-positive women and their children in a Midwestern supportive housing program via in-depth interviews and 5 supportive housing staff. This study explored the challenges associated with housing stability, the availability and limitations of available supp...
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Published on Oct 25, 2015in Journal of Nursing Education and Practice
Staci Young8
Estimated H-index: 8
(Medical College of Wisconsin)
In the changing political economy of the health care environment, it is critical to understand the role of community providers serving vulnerable groups as central to their core service missions. Religion becomes salient in the work of health care providers in church communities. This study deconstructs and critically examines the factors that shape the work of nurses in urban congregations. The design utilized in-depth semi-structured interviews and a survey that included educational background...
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Published on Apr 1, 2015in Injury Prevention 2.42
Julie Halverson (Medical College of Wisconsin), Mary L. Czinner2
Estimated H-index: 2
(Medical College of Wisconsin)
+ 3 AuthorsStaci Young8
Estimated H-index: 8
(Medical College of Wisconsin)
Statement of purpose The Medical College of Wisconsin Violence Prevention Initiative (VPI) engages partner teams that consist of multiple community agencies to effectively deliver violence prevention activities. Networking and other activities by teams aim to maximise sustainability by increasing both individual organisational capacity and the inter-organisational collaborative capacity (ICC) of partner teams. By describing the VPI’s ongoing activities, experiences and results of evaluating ICC,...
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