2013 Publications

Wendy Snowdon, Astika Raj, Erica Reeve, Rachael LT Guerrero, Jioje Fesaitu, Katia Cateine, Charlene Guignet. Processed foods available in the Pacific Islands. Global Health. 2013; 9: 53. Published online 2013 Oct 25. doi: 10.1186/1744-8603-9-53. PMCID: PMC4016479

David AM. Chapter 14—Smokeless Tobacco Use in the Western Pacific Region. In: National Cancer Institute and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Smokeless Tobacco and Public Health: A Global Perspective. Bethesda, MD: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and National Institutes of Health, National Cancer Institute. NIH Publication No. 14-7983; 2014.

David AM, Cruz PJ, Mercado SP, Li D. Building tobacco cessation capacity in the U.S.-affiliated Pacific Islands. Health Promot Pract. 2013;14 (Suppl 5):88S-95S. PMCID: PMC3898900.

David AM, Lew R, Lyman AK, Otto C, Robles R, Cruz GJ. Eliminating tobacco-related disparities among Pacific islanders through leadership and capacity building: promising practices and lessons learned. Health Promot Pract. 2013;14 (Suppl 6):10S-7S. PMCID: PMC3846162.

Fialkowski MK, Debaryshe B, Bersamin A, Nigg C, Leon Guerrero R, Rojas G, Areta AA, Vargo A, Belyeu- Camacho T, Castro R, Luick B, Novotny R, the CHL Team. A Community Engagement Process Identifies Environmental Priorities to Prevent Early Childhood Obesity: The Children’s Healthy Living (CHL) Program for Remote Underserved Populations in the US Affiliated Pacific Islands, Hawaii and Alaska. Matern Child Health J. 2013. PMCID: PMC4220109.

Haddock RL. Shining light on cancer in the Pacific. Hawai’i Journal of Medicine. 2013;72:107-8. PMCID: PMC3602951.

Haddock RL, Paulino YC, Bordallo R. Viral hepatitis and liver cancer on the Island of Guam. Asian Pac J Cancer Prev. 2013;14:3175-6. PMID: 23803099; PMCID: PMC4372300.

Ka’opua LS, Diaz TP, Park SH, Bowen T, Patrick K, Tamang S, Braun KL. Colorectal cancer screening at the nexus of HIV, minority statuses, and cultural safety. Am J Health Edu. 2013;45(1), 42-51. PMCID: PMC3956657.

Moss J. ‘Money talks. And the society we live in is very harsh.’ Cancer care-seeking from the perspectives of Guam’s Chamorros. J. Indigenous Social Development. 2013;2:1-17. NIHMS664542.

Novotny R, Fialkowski MK, Areta AA, Bersamin A, Braun K, Debaryshe B, Deenik J, Dunn M, Hollyer J, Kim J, Leon Guerrero RT, Nigg CR, Takahashi R, Wilkens LR. University of Hawai’i Cancer Center Connection: The Pacific Way to Child Wellness: The Children’s Healthy Living Program for Remote Underserved Minority Populations of the Pacific Region (CHL). Hawaii J Med Public Health. 2013;72:406-8. PMCID: PMC3831571.

Snowdon W, Raj A, Reeve E, Guerrero RL, Fesaitu J, Cateine K, Guignet C. Processed foods available in the Pacific Islands. Global Health. 2013;9:53. PMCID: PMC4016479.

Wilkens LR, Novotny R, Fialkowski MK, Boushey CJ, Nigg C, Paulino Y, Leon Guerrero R, Bersamin A, Vargo D, Kim J, Deenik J. Children’s Healthy Living (CHL) Program for remote underserved minority populations in the Pacific region: rationale and design of a community randomized trial to prevent early childhood obesity. BMC Public Health. 2013;13:944-56. PMCID: PMC3851862.