Melissa K Tibbits, PhD

  • 218 Citations
  • 9 h-Index
20072020

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Research Output

  • 218 Citations
  • 9 h-Index
  • 33 Article
  • 1 Comment/debate
  • 1 Review article
2020

Adolescent perspectives on addressing teenage pregnancy and sexually transmitted infections in the classroom and beyond

Fisher, C. M., Kerr, L., Ezer, P., Kneip Pelster, A. D., Coleman, J. D. & Tibbits, M., Jan 2 2020, In : Sex Education. 20, 1, p. 90-100 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Smoking Households Give Less to Charity

Siahpush, M., Tibbits, M., Maloney, S., Johansson, P. L., Grimm, B., Nguyen, M., Soliman, G. A., Wani, R. J. & Singh, G. K., Jun 1 2020, In : Nonprofit and Voluntary Sector Quarterly. 49, 3, p. 589-610 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Using Key Informants to Evaluate Barriers to Education and Acceptability of the HPV Vaccine in Tanzania: Implications for Cancer Education

Keehn, D. C., Chamberlain, R. M., Tibbits, M., Kahesa, C., Msami, K. & Soliman, A. S., Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Cancer Education.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2019
1 Scopus citations

Human Papillomavirus Vaccination Trends, Barriers, and Promotion Methods Among American Indian/Alaska Native and Non-Hispanic White Adolescents in Michigan 2006–2015

Kashani, B. M., Tibbits, M., Potter, R. C., Gofin, R., Westman, L. & Watanabe-Galloway, S., Jun 15 2019, In : Journal of Community Health. 44, 3, p. 436-443 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Impact of a Massage Therapy Intervention for Pediatric Palliative Care Patients and Their Family Caregivers

Weekly, T., Riley, B., Wichman, C., Tibbits, M. & Weaver, M., Jul 1 2019, In : Journal of Palliative Care. 34, 3, p. 164-167 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Patient-Centered Medical Home Measurement in School-Based Health Centers

Gregg, A., Chen, L. W., Kim, J., Tak, H. J. & Tibbits, M., Jun 1 2019, In : Journal of School Nursing. 35, 3, p. 189-202 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations
2018

Demographic differences in healthy food purchases in a corner store intervention

Tibbits, M., Wang, H., Soliman, G., Schram, S., Balluff, M., Grimm, B. L. & Siahpush, M., Oct 2 2018, In : Journal of Hunger and Environmental Nutrition. 13, 4, p. 531-539 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Impact of the community-wide adolescent health project on sexually transmitted infection testing in Omaha, Nebraska

Tibbits, M., Maloney, S., Ndashe, T. P., Grimm, B., Johansson, P. L. & Siahpush, M., Jun 2018, In : American journal of public health. 108, 6, p. 782-784 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Promoting condom use through a youth-focused community-wide free condom distribution initiative

Tibbits, M. K., Ndashe, T. P., King, K. & Siahpush, M., Nov 2018, In : American journal of public health. 108, 11, p. 1506-1508 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2017

A Retrospective Evaluation to Determine the Effectiveness of Public Health Leadership Institutes

Grimm, B. L., Tibbits, M. K., Soliman, G. A. & Siahpush, M., Mar 1 2017, In : Journal of Leadership Studies. 11, 1, p. 6-19 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Healthy Families: A Family-Based Community Intervention To Address Childhood Obesity

Dinkel, D., Tibbits, M., Hanigan, E., Nielsen, K., Jorgensen, L. & Grant, K., Oct 2 2017, In : Journal of Community Health Nursing. 34, 4, p. 190-202 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations
1 Scopus citations

Neighbourhood exposure to point-of-sale price promotions for cigarettes is associated with financial stress among smokers: Results from a populationbased study

Siahpush, M., Tibbits, M., Soliman, G. A., Grimm, B., Shaikh, R. A., McCarthy, M., Wan, N., Ramos, A. K. & Correa, A., Nov 1 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Tobacco control. 26, 6

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations
2016

Erratum: Point-of-sale cigarette marketing and smoking-induced deprivation in smokers: Results from a population-based survey (BMC Public Health (2016) 16 (302))

Siahpush, M., Shaikh, R. A., Robbins, R., Tibbits, M., Kessler, A. S., Soliman, G., McCarthy, M. & Singh, G. K., Jun 8 2016, In : BMC Public Health. 16, 1, 479.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Healthy Neighborhood Stores: Key Recommendations for Working with Owners of Small Stores in Communities of High Need

Smith, T. M., Schram, S., Tibbits, M., Wang, H. & Balluff, M., Mar 1 2016, In : Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. 116, 3, p. 395-398 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Longitudinal patterns of active leisure among South African youth: Gender differences and associations with health risk behaviours

Tibbits, M. K., Caldwell, L. L., Smith, E. A., Vergnani, T. & Wegner, L., Jan 1 2016, In : World Leisure Journal. 58, 1, p. 60-68 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Point-of-sale cigarette marketing and smoking-induced deprivation in smokers: Results from a population-based survey

Siahpush, M., Shaikh, R. A., Robbins, R., Tibbits, M., Kessler, A. S., Soliman, G., McCarthy, M. & Singh, G. K., Apr 28 2016, In : BMC Public Health. 16, 1, 2992.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Social disparities in exposure to point-of-sale cigarette marketing

Siahpush, M., Farazi, P. A., Kim, J., Michaud, T. L., Yoder, A. M., Soliman, G., Tibbits, M. K., Nguyen, M. N. & Shaikh, R. A., Dec 21 2016, In : International journal of environmental research and public health. 13, 12, 1263.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations
9 Scopus citations
2015

Association between duration of use of pharmacotherapy and smoking cessation: Findings from a national survey

Siahpush, M., Shaikh, R. A., McCarthy, M., Sikora Kessler, A., Tibbits, M. & Singh, G. K., 2015, In : BMJ open. 5, 1, e006229.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations

Dieting Increases the Likelihood of Subsequent Obesity and BMI Gain: Results from a Prospective Study of an Australian National Sample

Siahpush, M., Tibbits, M., Shaikh, R. A., Singh, G. K., Sikora Kessler, A. & Huang, T. T. K., Oct 28 2015, In : International Journal of Behavioral Medicine. 22, 5, p. 662-671 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations

Influence of school architecture and design on healthy eating: A review of the evidence

Frerichs, L., Brittin, J., Sorensen, D., Trowbridge, M. J., Yaroch, A. L., Siahpush, M., Tibbits, M. & Huang, T. T. K., Apr 1 2015, In : American journal of public health. 105, 4, p. e46-e57

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

16 Scopus citations
2014

It is better to be a fat ex-smoker than a thin smoker: Findings from the 1997-2004 national health interview survey-national death index linkage study

Siahpush, M., Singh, G. K., Tibbits, M., Pinard, C. A., Shaikh, R. A. & Yaroch, A., Sep 2014, In : Tobacco control. 23, 5, p. 395-402 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations

Partners for a Healthy City: Implementing policies and environmental changes within organizations to promote health

Feyerherm, L., Tibbits, M., Wang, H., Schram, S. & Balluff, M., Jul 2014, In : American journal of public health. 104, 7, p. 1165-1168 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Prolonged financial stress predicts subsequent obesity: Results from a prospective study of an Australian national sample

Siahpush, M., Huang, T. T. K., Sikora, A., Tibbits, M., Shaikh, R. A. & Singh, G. K., Feb 1 2014, In : Obesity. 22, 2, p. 616-621 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Scopus citations
4 Scopus citations
2013

The association of lone-motherhood with smoking cessation and relapse: Prospective results from an Australian national study

Siahpush, M., Shaikh, R. A., Tibbits, M., Huang, T. T. K. & Singh, G. K., Jul 1 2013, In : International journal of environmental research and public health. 10, 7, p. 2906-2919 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

The role of alcohol use on recent trends in distracted driving

Wilson, F. A., Stimpson, J. P. & Tibbits, M. K., Oct 1 2013, In : Accident Analysis and Prevention. 60, p. 189-192 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations
2011

Impact of HealthWise South Africa on polydrug use and high-risk sexual behavior

Tibbits, M. K., Smith, E. A., Caldwell, L. L. & Flisher, A. J., Aug 1 2011, In : Health Education Research. 26, 4, p. 653-663 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations
2010

Profiles of protection from substance use among adolescents

Syvertsen, A. K., Cleveland, M. J., Gayles, J. G., Tibbits, M. K. & Faulk, M. T., Jan 1 2010, In : Prevention Science. 11, 2, p. 185-196 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Sustaining evidence-based interventions under real-world conditions: Results from a large-scale diffusion project

Tibbits, M. K., Bumbarger, B. K., Kyler, S. J. & Perkins, D. F., Sep 1 2010, In : Prevention Science. 11, 3, p. 252-262 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

49 Scopus citations
2009

The relation between profiles of leisure activity participation and substance use among south african youth

Tibbits, M. K., Caldwell, L. L., Smith, E. A. & Wegner, L., Jan 1 2009, In : World Leisure Journal. 51, 3, p. 150-159 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations