Jennifer Griffith, Dr.P.H., M.P.H.

Jennifer Griffith, Dr.P.H., M.P.H.

Associate Dean for Public Health Practice/Associate Professor

Health Policy & Management
212 Adriance Lab Rd.
1266 TAMU
College Station, TX   77843-1266

Phone: 979-436-9426

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Education and Training

  • DrPH, Health Behavior and Health Education, University of North Carolina School of Public Health- 2004
  • MPH, Social and Behavioral Health, Texas A&M School of Public Health- 2000
  • BA, Biology, Texas A&M University- 1998

Recent Publications

  • Spaulding, A., Gamm, L., Griffith, J.M. (2010). Studer Unplugged: Identifying Underlying Managerial Concepts, Hospital Topics, 88(1), 1-9.
  • Sheridan, S. L., Behrend, L., Vy, M.B., Griffith, J.M., Pignone, M.P. (2009).Individuals’ responses to global CHD risk: a focus group study. Patient Education and Counseling. 76(2), 233-9.
  • Griffith, J. M., Lewis, C. L., Hawley, S., Sheridan, S. L., & Pignone, M. P. (2009). Randomized trial of presenting absolute v. relative risk reduction in the elicitation of patient values for heart disease prevention with conjoint analysis. Medical Decision Making, 29(2), 167-174.
  • Artzberger, J.J., Carpender, S.K., Griffith, J.M., Pennel, C.L., and Quiram, B.J. (2009).Building Rural Public Health Preparedness Capacity for Pandemic Influenza: An Evaluation of Engaging Public and Private Community Partners, Texas Public Health Association Journal, 61(4).
  • Lewis, C. L., Moore, C. G., Golin, C. E., Griffith, J., Tytell-Brenner, A., & Pignone, M. P. (2008). Resident physicians' life expectancy estimates and colon cancer screening recommendations in elderly patients. Medical Decision Making, 28(2), 254-261.
  • Griffith, J.M. Kovacs, M., Lewis, C., Fowler, F., Wright, G., Pignone, M. (2008) Should a Colon Cancer Screening Decision Aid Include the Explicit Option of No Testing? A Controlled Trial Comparing Two Decision Aid Videos. BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 8:10.
  • Griffith, J.M., Lewis, C., Brenner, A.R., Pignone, M. (2008)The effect of offering different numbers of colorectal cancer screening test options in a decision aid video: a pilot randomized trial BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 8:4.
  • Lewis CL, Moore CG, Golin CE, Griffith JM, Brenner AT, Pignone MP. (2008). Resident physicians life expectancy estimates and colon cancer screening recommendations in elderly patients. Medical Decision Making , 28(2):254-61.
  • Griffith, J.M., Sorenson, J.R., Bowling, J.M., Jennings-Grant, T.L.(2005). Effectiveness and feasibility of patient prenatal genetic screening and testing education with an interactive computer program in clinical settings. Health Behavior and Education, 32(5):613-26.
  • Griffith, J.M., Sorenson, J.R., Jennings-Grant, T.L., Fowler, B. (2005) Development of an Interactive Computer-Assisted Instruction (ICAI) program for patient prenatal genetic screening and carrier testing for use in clinical settings. Patient Education and Counseling, 59: 199-204.
  • Griffith, J.M. (1999). Texas A&M University System Health Science Center School of Rural Public Health and the Texas Department of Public Health Continuing Education Survey (Executive Summary), School of Rural Public Health, College Station, Texas.
  • Robinson, J III, Griffith, J.M., Ballard, D.J. (1998). Texas Youth Health Risk Behavior. Richardson, Texas: Region 10 Education Service Center.