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MPH Program in Health Services

Thesis and Capstone

Overview

Most students write a traditional thesis as their culminating experience. Students in the Health Systems and Policy (HSP) concentration and the MD/MPH concurrent degree program have the option of substituting a capstone project for the thesis.


Examples of Past Theses and Capstones




2016
Brian Trimble     (eMPH)
The epidemiology of parkinsonism in Alaska native people   (thesis)
Chair:  Buchwald


2016
Andrea Frey     (HSP)
Insurance churn for WA pregnant women: An analysis of network adequacy   (thesis)
Chair:  Katz
Members:  Mastroianni

2016
Odile Lallemand     (eMPH)
Developing a plan for data management for WSU's Partnership for Native Health   (capstone)
Chair:  Painter
Members:  Buchwald

2016
Patricia Montgomery     (eMPH)
Evaluation of a post discharge phone call program on thirty-day re-admission and emergency room use in patients with diabetes: A pilot program   (thesis)
Chair:  Mancl
Members:  Kopjar

2016
Gabrielle Gundersen     (eMPH)
A Group Health HPV Vaccination Promotion Program's Impact on the Initiation of the HPV Vaccine   (thesis)
Chair:  Henrikson
Members:  Mancl

2016
Julianna Alson     (COPHP)
Capacity Building for Comprehensive Sex Education in Washington: Informing Equity in Policy Development through Mapping   (capstone)
Chair:  Bezruchka


2016
Naveed Badri     (COPHP)
College-going culture in south King County schools   (capstone)
Chair:  House


2016
Omid Bagheri Garakani     (COPHP)
Sustainability in a community-based program   (capstone)
Chair:  Katz


2016
Rachel Haas     (COPHP)
Scoring Big with Fitness and Nutrition: A family engagement program at Daniel Elementary   (capstone)
Chair:  Niessen


2016
Leecreesha Hicks     (COPHP)
Washington Alliance for Better Schools (WABS) Natural Leaders Project   (capstone)
Chair:  Krishnaswamy


2016
Caitlin Lang     (COPHP)
Policy Surveillance of City Comprehensive Plans   (capstone)
Chair:  Thompson


2016
Kelsey Liu     (COPHP)
Evaluating the CAIR Project from a Reproductive Justice Standpoint   (capstone)
Chair:  Bogan


2016
Bouapanh Lor     (COPHP)
Refugee Women's Health: Development of a cervical cancer screening program   (capstone)
Chair:  Isaksen


2016
Kelsey Mesher     (COPHP)
ESJ cultural insights video storybank   (capstone)
Chair:  Nichol
Members:  Meischke

2016
Amanda Morse     (COPHP)
Data and disease in Dhaka: Patterns and perceptions of illness in an unplanned community in Mohammadpur   (capstone)
Chair:  Painter


2016
Mollie Overby     (COPHP)
Formalizing the Q Card project trainings   (capstone)
Chair:  Vander Stoep


2016
Rachel Schaeffer     (COPHP)
A resource guide for comprehensive sexual health education programming in Okanogan County   (capstone)
Chair:  Van Buren


2016
Elliott Smith     (COPHP)
Food as a community building tool: a mobile farmers market in S. Seattle   (capstone)
Chair:  Ross-Viles


2016
Amy Tseng     (COPHP)
Evaluation of the Wellness for Asian Pacific Americans (WAPA) project   (capstone)
Chair:  Painter


2016
Emily Turk     (COPHP)
Case studies of tank farm vapor exposures among Hanford nuclear site workers 2010-2015   (capstone)
Chair:  Hagopian


2016
Miranda Vargas     (COPHP)
Anti-racism toolkit for academic programs   (capstone)
Chair:  Turnberg


2016
Maya Wiener Berkowitz     (COPHP)
Palliative care models for homeless patients   (capstone)
Chair:  Thompson


2016
Chloe Winther     (COPHP)
Stress reduction projects for home care workers   (capstone)
Chair:  Meischke


2016
Nalani Yoko     (COPHP)
Vietnamese subsistence fisher alternatives pilot study   (capstone)
Chair:  Henry


2016
Aparna Sen     (eMPH)
Malaria and plasmodium.vivax treatment failure association between CYP2D6 activity and primaquine/tafenoquine drug failure   (thesis)
Chair:  Painter
Members:  Sibley

2016
Christine Dostal     (MPH)
Impact evaluation of the physical activity programs taking place at The Pike Market Senior Center   (thesis)
Chair:  Chrisman
Members:  Strickland, Halperin

2016
Ari Bell-Brown     (eMPH)
Emergency medical services vulnerable adult pilot analysis   (capstone)
Chair:  Painter
Members:  Plorde

2016
Kathleen Meehan     (eMPH)
Determine the health status of two vulnerable populations in Thurston County: Military veterans, and lesbian, gay, and bisexual persons   (capstone)
Chair:  Painter
Members:  O'Garro

2016
Michelle Martinez     (eMPH)
A combined analysis of two RCTs evaluating the effect of MBSR on self-reported emotional experience and physiological symptoms among Veterans with trauma histories   (thesis)
Chair:  Wong
Members:  Kearney

2016
Sebastian Schnellbacher     (eMPH)
Assessing perceptions of malingering by army behavioral health providers   (thesis)
Chair:  Painter
Members:  Masuda

2016
Molly Fuentes     (MS)
Auditing pediatric rehabilitation service access   (thesis)
Chair:  Rivara
Members:  Rowhani-Rahbar, Apkon

2016
Hemalatha Murugan     (MPH)
Primary care provider approaches and perceptions to preventive health delivery: A qualitative study   (thesis)
Chair:  Spigner
Members:  Wong, McKinney

2016
Jessica Silverthorne     (eMPH)
Evaluation of community-led complementary feeding and learning sessions   (thesis)
Chair:  Painter
Members:  de Campos, Denno

2016
Shaozhen Ma     (eMPH)
Incident detection of high-risk human papillomavirus infections in 18- to 24-year old female online daters   (thesis)
Chair:  Winer
Members:  Hawes

2016
Daniel Stutman     (SBS)
Time delays on the identification of the need for CPR for limited English proficient 9-1-1 callers   (thesis)
Chair:  Grembowski
Chair:  Painter
Members:  Meischke

2016
Matthew Vaughn     (HSP)
Hip fractures: The 48-hour window   (capstone)
Chair:  Dowling
Members:  Brown

2016
Daniel Gagnon     (MPH)
Partnering with Seattle parents to promote high school graduation: An evidence-based program evaluation   (thesis)
Chair:  Spigner
Members:  Kuklinski, Haggerty

2016
Sean Martin     (eMPH)
Secondary analysis studying the association between stress and absenteeism in emergency call centers   (thesis)
Chair:  Painter
Members:  Meischke

2016
Amanda Jones     (eMPH)
Assessing tools for measurements of stress in 911 call operators   (thesis)
Chair:  Painter
Members:  Meischke

2016
Mersine Bryan     (MPH)
Adherence to a Bronchiolitis clinical pathway is associated with decreased length of stay and costs   (thesis)
Chair:  Mangione-Smith
Members:  Moreno

2016
Juliet D'Alessandro     (SBS)
Tobacco retail outlet compliance in King County: Health equity and youth exposure considerations   (thesis)
Chair:  Halperin
Members:  Ross-Viles, Seto

2016
Nick Fradkin     (HSP)
Identifying and overcoming barriers to raising funds from individuals for tobacco prevention programs   (thesis)
Chair:  Halperin
Members:  Katz, Ross-Viles, Suarez

2016
Elizabeth Medeiros     (SBS)
Attitudes, perceptions, and support of student leaders for tobacco-free campus policy at the University of Washington   (thesis)
Chair:  Halperin
Members:  Ross-Viles, Ceballos

2016
Ernesto Sosa     (HSP)
Colorectal cancer control program: Measuring and evaluating improvements in colorectal cancer screening   (capstone)
Chair:  Hannon
Members:  Vu, Grembowski

2016
Dane Standish     (MPH)
Relationship between workplace productivity and physical activity among an employed healthcare workforce   (thesis)
Chair:  Fishman
Members:  Hannon

2016
Victoria Summerquist     (HSP)
Strategies to increase attendance in SNAP-Ed courses by TANF recipients   (capstone)
Chair:  Katz
Members:  Kimball

2016
Dorothy Thomas     (SBS)
There's an app for that! Technology, the built environment and health   (thesis)
Chair:  Dannenberg
Members:  Frumkin

2016
Olivia Vargas     (MCH - HSERV)
Obesity/overweight quality of life: Mexican and Mexican-American adolescents   (thesis)
Chair:  Edwards
Members:  Flores, Saelens

2016
Jooree Ahn     (SBS)
Engaging parents in child welfare: Meeting basic needs in supervised visitation   (thesis)
Chair:  Spigner
Members:  Barkan

2016
Elly Riser     (MPH)
The demographic characteristics and cardiovascular pathology of methamphetamine overdose decedents in King County, Washington   (thesis)
Chair:  Nicola
Members:  Banta-Green, Merrill

2016
Ryan Kearney     (MPH)
Emergency provider use of plain abdominal radiographs in the evaluation of suspected pediatric constipation   (thesis)
Chair:  Edwards
Members:  Klein

2016
Elizabeth Wagner     (HSP)
The influence of multimorbidity on hospital intensive care, and emergency department use at the end of life for patients with chronic conditions   (thesis)
Chair:  Patrick
Members:  Curtis

2016
Jen-Ting Yang     (MS)
Evaluation of the quality improvement project for anesthetic care of stroke codes undergoing endovascular therapy   (thesis)
Chair:  Grembowski
Members:  Sharma

2015
Joanne Nelson     (eMPH)
Comparing three year outcomes between American Indians/Alaska Natives and other racial/ethnic groups in a home visiting model designed to prevent further alcohol and drug affected births   (thesis)
Chair:  Grant
Members:  Fitzpatrick

2015
James Manning     (eMPH)
Evaluating a wellness program for public safety employees (cops and fire fighters) in Nevada   (thesis)
Chair:  Kopjar
Members:  Painter

2015
Jennifer Whitten     (eMPH)
FOCUS study: The predictability of BMI outcome from home assessment data looking at the food and physical activity environments   (thesis)
Chair:  Saelens
Members:  Painter

2015
Lauren Campbell     (MPH)
Health providers' use of social media for health promotion   (thesis)
Chair:  Moreno
Members:  Evans, Rosenblatt

2015
Katie Martin     (MPH)
Drug and alcohol policies at Tribal Colleges: A descriptive study assessing variation by college size   (thesis)
Chair:  Duran
Members:  Oberle

2015
Maria Ponz     (eMPH)
Status of the legislation and regulatory control of air quality in Latin America and the Caribbean   (capstone)
Chair:  Painter


2015
Kelly Lenart     (eMPH)
Best practices and attributes of a short-term, medical-training volunteer program for preventing host countries from receiving negative consequences as a result of poorly equipped volunteers: a qualitative study   (capstone)
Chair:  Spigner
Members:  Painter, Catherman

2015
Emily Freney     (MCH - HSERV)
A description of the attitudes and perceptions of participants on the Evidence Based Hospital Breastfeeding Support (EBBS) Learning Collaborative   (thesis)
Chair:  Johnson
Members:  Knox

2015
Juhie Kumar     (MPH)
The intersection between public health and public safety in the criminal justice system   (thesis)
Chair:  Katz
Members:  Sanford

2015
Amy Halter     (MPH)
The power of storytelling: Digital stories in the Yakima valley   (thesis)
Chair:  Thompson
Members:  Duran

2015
April Wilson     (COPHP)
Community health workers facilitating change in the U.S. health care system: A policy analysis   (capstone)
Chair:  Turnberg


2015
Kayla Down     (HSP)
Synthesis of the Patient Aligned Care Team (PACT) initiative for the United States Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Integrated Service Networks (VISN)   (capstone)
Chair:  Helfrich
Members:  Messina, Dowling

2015
Ariel Hart     (COPHP)
Undoing racism in public health: Initiating anti-racist transformation within a public health higher education institution and tools for a sustained health justice movement   (capstone)
Chair:  Nicola


2015
Vlad Simianu     (MPH)
Rethinking elective colectomy for diverticulitis at the population level   (thesis)
Chair:  Flum
Members:  Fichera

2015
Vanessa McMahan     (MS)
Alcohol use and HIV risk in the iPrEx study   (thesis)
Chair:  Williams
Members:  Heagerty

2015
Kelsey Pullar     (MPH)
Program evaluation of Cascade bicycle club's Major Taylor project   (thesis)
Chair:  Rosenberg
Members:  Arterburn

2015
Sarah Chodakewitz     (HSP)
Early adapters: Project implementation and the 10% shared savings in Southwest Washington   (capstone)
Chair:  Conrad
Members:  Fishman

2015
Alice Liu     (HSP)
Developing an implementation guide for UROSCOAP   (capstone)
Chair:  Helfrich
Members:  Gore

2015
Patricia Purcell     (MCH - HSERV)
Development of a functional assessment instrument for pediatric unilateral hearing loss   (thesis)
Chair:  Edwards
Members:  Sie

2015
Andrea Hoopes     (MCH - HSERV)
Health education for youth about long-acting reversible contraception   (thesis)
Chair:  Richardson
Members:  Ahrens

2015
Wei-Jhih Wang     (MS)
What guides research investments in translational sciences? The case for pharmaceuticals in metastatic cancers   (thesis)
Chair:  Basu
Members:  Robertson

2015
Heather McGuinness     (COPHP)
Developing an online continuing education course for health care providers: Providing clinically and culturally proficient care for transgender & gender variant patients   (capstone)
Chair:  Niessen


2015
Stephen Chang     (eMPH)
Success and efficiency of the Medicaid electronic health care record (EHR) incentive program".   (capstone)
Chair:  Spigner
Members:  Painter

2015
Christian Dimaano     (eMPH)
Effect of teaching "The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks" on student beliefs of health care, medical ethics, and health disparities   (thesis)
Chair:  Spigner
Members:  Painter

2015
Michelle Edwards     (eMPH)
Beliefs about hypertension among subjects with uncontrolled hypertension   (thesis)
Chair:  Meischke
Members:  Painter

2015
Suni Elgar     (eMPH)
A high risk pathogen team training: Personal protective equipment for health care workers in the age of Ebola Vvrus and beyond   (capstone)
Chair:  Painter


2015
Khalid Jaboori     (eMPH)
Assessing barriers in surveillance colonoscopy in individuals with pathological findings   (thesis)
Chair:  Spigner
Members:  Painter

2015
Jennifer Lee     (eMPH)
Revitalization of the University of Washington School of Public Health's emergency response plans   (capstone)
Chair:  Stergachis
Members:  Cave

2015
Crystal Snare     (eMPH)
Body mass index and neighborhood socioeconomic status in Washington State   (thesis)
Chair:  Spigner
Members:  Cunningham, Dannenberg

2015
Linnea Rooke     (MPH)
An analysis of comprehensive wellness vendors in Washington State   (thesis)
Chair:  Harris
Members:  Hannon

2015
Kelly Kauber     (eMPH)
Salmonella Knowledge, Attitudes, and Practices: A Survey of Backyard Poultry Owners Residing in the Seattle and King County, Washington.   (thesis)
Chair:  Oberle
Members:  Painter

2015
Anne Althauser     (COPHP)
Community Trans-formation: A grounded theory of stigma-reduction   (capstone)
Chair:  Vander Stoep


2015
Paula Blasi     (COPHP)
Towards Healthier Birth Outcomes: Setting Direction for YWCA's Healthy Birth Outcomes Program   (capstone)
Chair:  Hartfield


2015
Tara Bostock     (COPHP)
Meet them where they text: Implementing a Texting-for-Health program at Ballard High School in Seattle, Washington   (capstone)
Chair:  Meischke


2015
Jennifer Hagedorn     (COPHP)
The role of labor unions in creating working conditions that promote public health   (capstone)
Chair:  Hagopian


2015
Ross Howell     (COPHP)
Evaluation: A two-way street? Pursuing a seamless program evaluation experience in Yakima   (capstone)
Chair:  House


2015
Ryan Kuhar     (COPHP)
A mixed methods approach to characterizing barriers to community follow-up care for post-incarceration inmates   (capstone)
Chair:  Garrison


2015
Anastasia Mallillin     (COPHP)
Creating positive change: Empowering teachers and staff to advance sexual violence prevention efforts   (capstone)
Chair:  Ross-Viles


2015
Sarah Mitchel     (COPHP)
Wellness - using the whole school, child & community model for wellness policy revamp in KSD   (capstone)
Chair:  Krishnaswamy


2015
Sigolene Ortega     (COPHP)
Evaluating the Fred Hutchinson's Cancer Center for Center for Community Health Promotion (CCHP) community based participatory research partnership   (capstone)
Chair:  Nicola


2015
Judith Pierce     (COPHP)
Addressing vaccine hesitancy among the Russian speaking population in Eastern Washington   (capstone)
Chair:  Thompson


2015
Kelsey Stefanik-Sidener     (COPHP)
Building community capacity for type 1 diabetes management in schools creating a leadership council on diabetes management in Everett, WA   (capstone)
Chair:  Meischke


2015
Afomeia Tesfai     (COPHP)
Families' perspective on quality of care and research study   (capstone)
Chair:  Thompson


2015
Diana Vinh     (COPHP)
Small changes can make a big difference - elder fall prevention messaging   (capstone)
Chair:  Meischke


2015
Lori Jarrett     (eMPH)
Vulnerable population strategic initiative: A Shoreline fire department/emergency medical service program analysis   (capstone)
Chair:  Meischke
Members:  Painter

2015
Nicole Pelz     (eMPH)
University of Washington/Seattle Cancer Care Alliance experience with single agent Ipilimumab in advanced unresectable/metastatic melanoma.   (thesis)
Chair:  Painter
Members:  Bhatia

2015
Kathryn Defilippo     (MPH)
Parental needs in Skagit County   (thesis)
Chair:  Spigner
Members:  Klawitter

2015
Brenda Mollis     (MPH)
Increasing capacity to conduct research with electronic health records (EHR) across diverse sites in a practice based research network   (thesis)
Chair:  Baldwin
Members:  Cole

2014
Caitlin Rothermel     (SBS)
The influence of work patterns, social support, and sociodemographics on stress, anxiety, and depression among socioeconomically advantaged women with young children   (thesis)
( View in ResearchWorks )
Chair:  Meischke
Members:  Huebner

2014
Miranda Davis     (eMPH)
Association between dental caries and socioeconomic status among one to five-year-old Native American children   (thesis)
( View in ResearchWorks )
Chair:  Mancl
Chair:  Buckwald
Members:  Huebner, Milgrom, Chi

2014
Meggie Inouye     (MCH - HSERV)
Asthma control and medication use behaviors among children with written asthma action plans at home and school - 2010 Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Child Asthma Call-Back Survey   (thesis)
( View in ResearchWorks )
Chair:  Hawes
Members:  Sonney

2014
Allison Thigpen     (HSP)
The effect of insurance coverage on Tennessee children's receipt of preventive dental services and oral health   (thesis)
( View in ResearchWorks )
Chair:  Katz
Members:  Tefft

2014
Amber Pouley     (eMPH)
Interventions for child witnesses of domestic violence   (capstone)
Chair:  Duran
Members:  Spigner

2014
Michelle Karuna     (eMPH)
Quality of life of new parents participating in a community-based, professionally-facilitated new parent support group   (thesis)
( View in ResearchWorks )
Chair:  Spigner
Members:  Edwards, Kepler

2014
Sally Aerts     (eMPH)
Evidence-based care practices in older adults who have fallen   (thesis)
( View in ResearchWorks )
Chair:  Phelan
Members:  Casey

2014
Mohamed Abdi     (eMPH)
Strategies to prevent catheter-associated urinary tract infections   (capstone)
Chair:  Mancl
Members:  O'Leary

2014
Cynthia Jackson     (eMPH)
Association between mothers' milk supply and subsequent direct breastfeeding success among preterm infants: A pilot study   (thesis)
( View in ResearchWorks )
Chair:  Williams
Members:  Mancl

2014
Brian Marsh     (eMPH)
Coaching for better outcomes: Does motivational coaching help patients with diabetes achieve better control?   (capstone)
Chair:  Painter
Members:  Van Duren

2014
Carolyn Othieno     (eMPH)
Do women with complications of an incomplete abortion have different HIV infection status than women without complications?   (thesis)
( View in ResearchWorks )
Chair:  Babigumira
Members:  Painter

2014
Vicky Sandhu     (eMPH)
Time spent in complete remission (CR) and overall survival (OS) in AML patients.   (thesis)
( View in ResearchWorks )
Chair:  Wood
Members:  Dorcy, Estey

2014
Janelle Wierenga     (eMPH)
Emergent fluoroquinolone resistance in viridans streptococcal species in cancer patients   (thesis)
( View in ResearchWorks )
Chair:  Wald
Members:  Vader, Pergam

2014
Fatimit Janmohamed     (eMPH)
Project implementation manual for the Hutchinson Centre Research Institute-Uganda (HCRI-UG)   (capstone)
Chair:  Spigner
Members:  Masuda, Painter

2014
Vania Rudolf     (eMPH)
Non-opioid protocol for opioid detoxification and transition to antagonist treatment   (thesis)
( View in ResearchWorks )
Chair:  Mancl
Members:  Oberle

2014
Martha Khot     (MS)
Is the relationship between race and CPAP adherence mediated by sleep duration?   (thesis)
( View in ResearchWorks )
Chair:  Fan
Members:  Kapur

2014
Kei Togashi     (MPH)
Pulmonary artery and central venous pressures as prognostic indicators of post lung transplant outcome   (thesis)
( View in ResearchWorks )
Chair:  Treggiari
Members:  Zeliadt

2014
Brett Bell     (MPH)
Exploring the association between WalkScore and body mass index in Washington State   (thesis)
( View in ResearchWorks )
Chair:  Rosenblatt
Members:  Dannenberg

2014
Kelly Treder     (MPH)
Evaluation of the impact of school based health centers on teen pregnancy rates   (capstone)
Chair:  Rosenblatt
Members:  Shafii

2014
Kaitlin McCabe     (HSP)
Promoting universal developmental screening in Washington State: An assessment of current practices   (capstone)
Chair:  Thompson
Members:  Garrison

2014
Rubee Dev     (MCH - HSERV)
Topographical differences of infant mortality in Nepal: Demographic and Health Survey 2011   (thesis)
( View in ResearchWorks )
Chair:  Williams
Members:  Connell, Fitzpatrick

2014
Nour Chida     (eMPH)
Association between fertility rates and socioeconomic status in Tunisia   (thesis)
( View in ResearchWorks )
Chair:  Reder
Members:  Mancl

2014
Anna McConnell     (SBS)
Mental health and substance use disorder outcomes across socio-demographic subgroups among a King County Jail alternative program   (thesis)
( View in ResearchWorks )
Chair:  Spigner
Members:  Williams

2014
Elizabeth Ambriz     (HSP)
Cross Agency ESJ Health Enrollment Team members, their departments, and agencies practice effective and proactive outreach strategies to inform King County residents about health care insurance and how to enroll   (capstone)
Chair:  Thompson
Members:  Bezruchka

2014
Jane Stieber     (MCH - HSERV)
Parents' use of Benzocaine for oral pain in young children   (thesis)
( View in ResearchWorks )
Chair:  Huebner
Members:  Scott, Leggott

2014
Lauren Baba     (HSP)
Climate change as a public health issue in Washington: The development and implementation of climate change policies by local health agencies   (capstone)
Chair:  Katz
Members:  Nicola

2014
Katharine Flug     (HSP)
Fatality review expansion in Washington State   (capstone)
Chair:  Nicola
Members:  Almgren

2014
Catherine Kling     (MPH)
Smoking and surgery: Making the case for preoperative smoking cessation   (thesis)
( View in ResearchWorks )
Chair:  Flum
Members:  Varghese

2014
Aleen Raybin     (MCH - HSERV)
Teen dating violence and Latinas: Cultural factors and communication with parents   (thesis)
( View in ResearchWorks )
Chair:  Solorio
Members:  Conte, Herrenkohl

2014
Stephanie Roe     (MPH)
An initial evaluation of web-based overdose education   (thesis)
( View in ResearchWorks )
Chair:  Banta-Green
Members:  Merrill

2014
Larissa Stassek     (MCH - HSERV)
HIV testing among young Latino men who have sex with men (MSM): The role of HIV-related stigma and internalized homosexual stigma   (thesis)
( View in ResearchWorks )
Chair:  Solorio
Members:  Simoni

2014
Kari Sims     (MCH - HSERV)
Parental opinions of anti-tobacco messages within a pediatric dental office   (thesis)
Chair:  Leggott
Members:  Scott, Schiff

2014
Nicole Kim     (MPH)
Women agricultural workers' perceptions of workplace sexual harassment In Yakima Valley   (thesis)
( View in ResearchWorks )
Chair:  Carr
Members:  Nicola

2014
Molly Buice     (HSP)
Smoke signals: An analysis of policies to reduce hookah use among adolescents in Washington State   (thesis)
( View in ResearchWorks )
Chair:  Turner
Members:  Halperin

2014
Avani Sheth     (MPH)
Patient experience during a practice facilitation intervention to implement the Chronic Care Model   (thesis)
( View in ResearchWorks )
Chair:  Phillips
Members:  Parchman

2014
Jacqueline Barton     (HSP)
The New Blue H: A Report on the Findings of the 2014 Rural Health Workgroup, a Partner Project Between the Washington State Department of Health and the Washington State Hospital Association   (capstone)
Chair:  Katz
Members:  House

2014
Joseph Simonetti     (MPH)
The association between receipt of brief alcohol intervention and quality of care among veteran outpatients with unhealthy alcohol use   (thesis)
( View in ResearchWorks )
Chair:  Williams
Members:  Young

2014
Julia Correll     (SBS)
Long-term effects of the Step-Up Program on parent participants   (thesis)
( View in ResearchWorks )
Chair:  Edwards
Members:  Cusworth Walker

2014
Leah Backhus     (eMPH)
Predictors of imaging surveillance for surgically treated, early-stage lung cancer   (thesis)
( View in ResearchWorks )
Chair:  Zeliadt
Members:  Farjah

2014
Jessica Broz     (MPH)
Are coping strategies used by households during times of food insecurity associated with nutritional status for children under 5 in Lao PDR?   (thesis)
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Chair:  Gorstein
Members:  Downer

2014
Meghan Kiefer     (MPH)
Diabetes distress and diabetes outcomes: the association between distress and patient-provider communication, quality of life, and glycemic control   (thesis)
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Chair:  Nelson
Members:  Krieger

2014
Emily Cedarbaum     (MPH)
Health behaviors of the emergent young population of heroin injectors in the Seattle area   (thesis)
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Chair:  Rosenblatt
Members:  Banta-Green

2014
Maren Shipe     (MPH)
Optimizing the surgical treatment of the internationally adopted child with cleft lip and/or palate: Understanding the family experience   (thesis)
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Chair:  Edwards
Members:  Tse

2014
Tina Neogi     (MPH)
Association of obesity for hypertension by three measurements (BMI, % BF, WC)   (thesis)
Chair:  Phillips
Members:  LoGerfo, Fitzpatrick

2014
Amanda Rivera     (eMPH)
Promoting education & vocational skills: health services curriculum.   (capstone)
Chair:  Buckland
Members:  Painter

2014
Leigh Alderman     (COPHP)
"One nation...indivisible...with liberty and justice for all." Breaking our pledge: How U.S. incarceration policies divide and imprison our children and harm their health   (capstone)
Chair:  Bezruchka


2014
Lindsay Bosslet     (COPHP)
I don't always text, but when I do it's to get health insurance: Implementing a text message service for health insurance enrollment   (capstone)
Chair:  Nicola


2014
Shayla Compton     (COPHP)
Gathering credible evidence: Supporting the capacity of urban Indian health organizations to conduct program evaluations   (capstone)
Chair:  Hartfield


2014
Kyle Davidson     (COPHP)
"Entrevista Peru/Interview Peru." A mixed methods analysis of stigma and access to medical care among men who have sex with men and transgender persons living with HIV in Lima, Peru   (capstone)
Chair:  Garrison


2014
Patricia Duffy     (COPHP)
A public health model for correctional health care for Skagit County's new jail   (capstone)
Chair:  House


2014
Kathryne Forand     (COPHP)
My Health, My Way: A pilot text messaging program for teens in the Seattle school-based heatlh centers   (capstone)
Chair:  Meischke


2014
Kelly Gilmore     (COPHP)
Yes we can! Provide long-acting reversible contraception in a school-based health center: Evaluating the Neighborcare Health experience   (capstone)
Chair:  Vander Stoep


2014
Colin Maloney     (COPHP)
Implementing tobacco-free policies at behavioral health treatment facilities in King County   (capstone)
Chair:  House


2014
Johnny Mao     (COPHP)
Evaluating implementation of collaborative care for maternal depression in community health clinics   (capstone)
Chair:  Painter


2014
Lena Nachand     (COPHP)
Population level prevention: The Washington State Health Care Innovation Plan in a prevention framework   (capstone)
Chair:  Thompson


2014
Kristen Savage     (COPHP)
Soul fathers as health educators: Integrating religious leaders into Gondar, Ethiopia's heatlh care delivery system   (capstone)
Chair:  Katz


2014
Elliot Swanson     (COPHP)
A service training curriculum for community medical technicians   (capstone)
Chair:  Meischke


2014
ManChui Leung     (MPH)
Engaging immigrant religious organizations in HIV/AIDS education: The role of social networks   (thesis)
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Chair:  Petrescu-Prahova
Members:  Solorio

2014
Rachel Thompson     (eMPH)
Perioperative risk of and monitoring for hyperglycemia in spine surgery   (thesis)
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Chair:  Kopjar
Members:  Flum