Delaware Journal of Public Health
Volume 4, Issue 5

Community Engaged Research

The Delaware Journal of Public Health (the Journal), a periodic, electronic publication, is the signature peer-reviewed journal of the Academy/DPHA. The Journal is Delaware-focused, but frequently includes articles, editorials, and research from national sources.

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Article 1. In this Issue: Community Engaged Research
Omar A. Khan, MD, MHS and Timothy E. Gibbs, MPH

Article 2. Why CEnR Matters for Health Equity
Heather Bittner Fagan, MD, MPH, FAAFP; Jacqueline Ortiz, MPhil; and Bettina Tweardy Riveros, Esq.

Article 3. Realizing Collective Impact for Community Health: A Wilmington Case Study
Allison Karpyn, PhD; Henry Wolgast; and Tara Tracy

Article 4. Firearm Violence in Wilmington
David Chen, MD, MPH

Article 5. Assessing Delaware Parents' Knowledge, Attitudes and Preferences About Long Acting Reversible Contraceptives for Teens Using Participatory Action Research
Krishna White, MD, MPH; Jane Bowen, MHS; Aniah Coley, MS; Alexis Marvel, BSN, RN; Jessica Walters, MD; Sarah Vater, MD; Jennette Fennimore; and Andrea Miller

Article 6. Addressing the Sexual Health of Delaware Teens through Evidence-Based and Promising Education
Christopher C. Moore, BA, LSSGB and Nicole A. Fournakis, BS

Article 7. Preparedness Buddy Initiative Helps Vulnerable Delawareans Prepare for Emergencies
Sean Dooley

Article 8. Increasing Access to Empirically-Validated Interventions for Autism Spectrum Disorder: Dissemination of PEERS into Community Health Settings
Laura Dewey, PhD; Cathy Rose, LPCMH; Jessica Mueller, PsyD; Brianna Spencer, BA; Brian Freedman, PhD

Article 9. A Stroke Reduction Health Plan for Older Adults in Rural Sussex County, Delaware
Stacey Novello, BSN, RN, CCRN; Mary Elizabeth Bowen, PhD; and Mari Griffioen, PhD, RN

Article 10. DPH Announces Sustained Funding for Overdose-Reversing Medication Naloxone
Kara Odom Walker, MD, MPH, MSHS

Article 11. Screening Wilmington Communities Through the Blood Pressure Ambassador Program
Dominique Medaglio, PharmD, MS; Candyce Norris, BS; Jamila Davis, BS

Article 12. Expanding Care for Patients Infected with Hepatitis C Through Community Partnership in Delaware
Deborah Kahal, MD; Neal Goldstein, PhD, MBI; Arlene Bincsik, RN; Tom Stephens, MD; Karla Testa, MD; Susan Szabo, MD