Public-Health

Adolescent and School Health

Los-Angeles based research group implementing school-based teen pregnancy prevention programs

Center for Healthy Communities

Working to help hungry students get the nutritious food they need to stay healthy and succeed.

Bariatric study of ginger

Housing Insecurity

Effectiveness Evaluation of It’s Your Game; Keep It Real, a Middle School HIV/Sexually Transmitted Infection/Pregnancy Prevention Program

Structural Intervention With School Nurses Increases Receipt of Sexual Health Care Among Male High School Students

Adolescent males are less likely to receive health care and have lower levels of sexual and reproductive health (SRH) knowledge than adolescent females. The purpose of this study was to determine if a school-based structural intervention focused on …

Patterns of Sexual Experience Among Urban Latino and African American Ninth Grade Students

This analysis assessed patterns of sexual experience, the order in which behaviors were initiated, and associated factors, among Latino and African American ninth grade students (average age 15.2) who self-administered audio-computer-assisted surveys …