Past Interns

2013 Interns

Institution

Mentor

Independent Research Project

Clarissa Bons

Brigham Young University

Dr. Doug Post

Examining Adherence to Intervention Video Protocol in the C.H.A.T. Project and Reported Symptoms Based on Demographic Determinants of Health Disparities

Autumn Carey

The Ohio State University

Dr. Electra Paskett

Clinic Characteristics Affecting Time to Resolution After an Abnormal Cancer Screening Exam

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The Ohio State University

Dr. Amy Ferket

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Socioeconomic Disparities in the Delivery of Tobacco Cessation Advice

Kunal Gupta

The Ohio State University

Dr. Paul Reiter

HPV Vaccination Coverage among a National Sample of Hispanic Adolescent Females

Rachel Rohrbac

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The Ohio State University

Dr. Randi Foraker

Availability of Physical Activity Resources in Appalachia Ohio

Courtney Testani

Denison University

Dr. Susan Olivo-Marston

Analyzing Differences in Obesity and Diabetes Prevalence Between Immigrant and US-Born Populations and the Role of Acculturation

Jacob Williams

Kenyon College

Dr. Mary Ellen Wewers

The Association Between Sexual Abuse And Adherence To Risk-Appropriate Cervical Cancer Screening Guidelines: A Study of Women in Appalachia Ohio



2012 Interns

Institution

Mentor

Independent Research Project

Nicolas Bons

Brigham Young University

Dr. Paul Reiter

Accuracy of Cervical Cancer Risk Perceptions Among Women from Appalachian Ohio

Samantha DeMarsh

The Ohio State University

Dr. Susan Olivo-Marston

The Effects of Secondhand Smoke (SHS) Exposure on Respiratory Illness and Lung Function

Sheila Manina

The Ohio State University

Dr. Randi Foraker

Prevalence of Cardiovascular Health in Appalachia

Leigh Nelson

University of Michigan

School of Public Health

Dr. Mack Ruffin

Impact of Perceived Stress and Appalachian Self-identity on the Relationship between Socioeconomic Status and Risky Sexual Behavior among Women in Appalachia, Ohio

Tiffany Norman

The College of Wooster

Dr. Janice Raup-Krieger

A Comparison of Media Coverage That Addresses Appalachian Men and Women About the Risk of HPV

Joe Perrault

The Ohio State University

Dr. Chris Weghorst

Genetic Variation in CD83 and Risk of Cervical Premaliganacy

Hannah Pusey

Brigham Young University

Dr. Electra Paskett

Predictors of New Cancer Events in Breast Cancer Survivors

Sarah Pusey

Brigham Young University

Dr. Doug Post

Comparing Spanish-speaking and non Spanish-speaking Patients from the Ohio Patient Navigation Research Program (OPNRP) on Barriers to Care and Satisfaction with Care Outcomes

Tyler Syndergaard

The Ohio State University College of Medicine

Dr. Mary Ellen Wewers

Awareness of the CDC’s “Tips From Former Smokers” Campaign and Smoking Behaviors Among Adults in Appalachian Ohio



2012 Interns

Institution

Mentor

Independent Research Project

Amanda Winters

The Ohio State University

Dr. Mira Katz

A Theoretically-Based Colorectal Cancer (CRC) Educational Video
Improves CRC Screening
Knowledge and Attitudes

Jessie Wozniak

Appalachian State University

Dr.

Amy Ferketich

Evaluating Newspaper Framing and Coverage of a North Carolina Smoke-Free Indoor Air Law




2011 Interns

Institution

Mentor

Independent Research Project

Kai Cowger

Macalester College

Dr. Mack Ruffin

Spatial Epidemiologic Analysis of Cervical Cancer Cofactors in Appalachia Ohio

Emory Nelms

Beloit College

D

r. Amy Ferketich

Examining Trust by Medicaid Smokers in Appalachia Ohio Using the Trust in Physician Scale

Meaghan Novi

The Ohio State University

Dr.

Mary Ellen Wewers

A Content and Association Analysis of Cigarette and Smokeless Tobacco Advertisements in Playboy and Sports Illustrated Influencing Appalachian Males

Blessing Ogbemudia

The Ohio State University

Dr. Chris Weghorst

Stress and the Serotonin Transporter 5-HTTLPR Genotype on Depression in Appalachian Women

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