2005, Volume 2

FROM THE PRESIDENT OF THE FLORIDA PUBLIC HEALTH ASSOCIATION

FPHA President's Message for the Florida Public Health Review
Judy E. Perkin,
pp 3
Posted March 15, 2005

FROM THE EDITOR IN CHIEF

The Florida Public Health Review Celebrates A Birthday – Now What?
Robert J. McDermott
pp 1-2
Posted March 15, 2005

PRACTICE NOTES

Addressing the Marion County Health Department's Need for A Comprehensive Resource Detailing Florida Medicare's Medical Necessity Policies
Ines G. Alamo, Diane M. Harrell
pp 30-34
Posted April 4, 2005

Jumping through Summer: Challenges of Starting a Jump Rope Program
Joyce E. (Jen) Nickelson,  Sue Whetzel,  Paul Williams
pp 60-62
Posted June 7, 2005 

The Public Health Leadership Institute of Florida: Training Leaders and Linking Academic Public Health with the Practice Community
W. Michael Reid, Danielle C. Landis
pp 121-125
Posted Oct. 28, 2005

STATE OF THE ART REVIEW

A Summary of Florida's Law of Quarantine of Persons and Public Health Law Reform Issues
Ann L. Abbott
pp 10-16
Posted March 18, 2005

RESEARCH

Kids on the Move: The Effects of a Short-Term Physical Activity Program in a Group of Rural Elementary School Students
Kim Curry, Elmire D. Cantey, Carol Rykard
pp 4-9
Posted March 18, 2005

School Health Promotion Activities in Miami-Dade County, Florida
WayWay M. Hlaing, Kristy A. Siegel
pp 23-29
Posted March 18, 2005

A Comparison of Seasonal Resident and Year-Round Resident Hospitalizations in Florida
Tiffany A. Radcliff,  Aram Dobalian, R. Paul Duncan
pp 63-72
Posted June 7, 2005 

HIV Seroprevalence and Risk Exposure Categories among Clients Attending Sexually Transmitted Disease Clinics, Miami-Dade County, Florida, 1990-1999
Marlene LaLota, Luis Miguel Garcia, Eduardo Valverde, Melinda Waters, Rodolfo Boucugnani, Thomas Liberti
pp 73-81
Posted July 1, 2005

Economic Incentives to Florida Cities: Conflict of Interest and Needed Strategies in Reducing Florida's High Crash and Fatality Rates
Barbara Langland-Orban, Seena Salyani, Etienne E. Pracht
pp 82-91
Posted July 11, 2005

Problem Behaviors vs. the Situational Adversity Approach: HIV Risk Behaviors of Homeless Youth in Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Melanie J. Simmons, Marlene LaLota
pp 96-107
Posted Aug. 23, 2005

Prescription Drug Recalls on Florida's Medicaid Preferred Drug List
Josephine M. Kershaw, A. Mark Freeman, Charisma Y. Atkins, Marisa A. Lewis
pp 108-114
Posted Oct. 12, 2005

Public Health Practitioner Expert Opinion for Recommending Revisions to a Community Nutrition MPH Curriculum
Judy E. Perkin, Catherine Christie, Desiree Hayes
pp 126-130
Posted Dec. 19, 2005

OUR PUBLIC HEALTH HISTORY

Pioneer in Florida Public Health Nursing: The Work of Joyce Ely, RN
Kim Curry
pp 17-22
Posted March 18, 2005

Our Public Health History in Florida: Interview with Peter J. Levin
Robert J. McDermott
pp 35-38
Posted April 29, 2005 

Our Public Health History in Florida: Interview with Charles S. Mahan
Robert J. McDermott
pp 39-43
Posted May 2, 2005

Our Public Health History in Florida: Interview with Laurence G. Branch
Robert J. McDermott
pp 44-45
Posted May 11, 2005

Our Public Health History in Florida: Interview with Donna J. Petersen
Robert J. McDermott
pp 46-49
Posted June 3, 2005

Our Public Health History in Florida: Interviews with the Department Chairs
Robert J. McDermott
pp 50-59
Posted June 6, 2005

University of South Florida College of Public Health: Reflections on Doctoral Education 1987 - 2005
Karen M. (Kay) Perrin, Robert J. McDermott
pp 92-95
Posted July 11, 2005

"A Black Spot": Florida's Crusade against Venereal Disease, Prostitution, and Female Sexuality During World War II
Troy Thompson 
pp 115-120
Posted Oct 17, 2005

*The opinions expressed by authors of articles and letters published in the Florida Public Health Review are not necessarily those of the Florida Public Health Association or the University of Tampa.