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Melanie S. Jefferson

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InstitutionMedical University of South Carolina
DepartmentMental Hlth Disparities & Diversity
AddressP.O. Box MSC 955
BE103
68 President St.
Phone843-876-2430
Fax843-876-2344
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    Cancer/Lung, Inflammation

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    1. Zhu VJ, Lenert LA, Bunnell BE, Obeid JS, Jefferson M, Halbert CH. Correction to: Automatically identifying social isolation from clinical narratives for patients with prostate Cancer. BMC Med Inform Decis Mak. 2019 Apr 25; 19(1):89. PMID: 31023302.
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    2. Zhu VJ, Lenert LA, Bunnell BE, Obeid JS, Jefferson M, Halbert CH. Automatically identifying social isolation from clinical narratives for patients with prostate Cancer. BMC Med Inform Decis Mak. 2019 03 14; 19(1):43. PMID: 30871518.
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    3. Ford ME, Abraham-Hilaire LM, Bryant DC, Jefferson MS, LaPelle NR, Hazelton TR, Spruill IJ. Evaluating a Media Strategy to Provide Health Messages to Medically Underserved Populations. J Natl Med Assoc. 2019 Jun; 111(3):270-280. PMID: 30471774.
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    4. Halbert CH, Jefferson M, Nemeth L, Melvin CL, Nietert P, Rice L, Chukwuka KM. Weight loss attempts in a racially diverse sample of primary care patients. Prev Med Rep. 2018 Jun; 10:167-171. PMID: 29868362.
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    5. Nemeth LS, Rice LJ, Potts M, Melvin C, Jefferson M, Hughes-Halbert C. Priorities and Preferences for Weight Management and Cardiovascular Risk Reduction in Primary Care. Fam Community Health. 2017 Jul/Sep; 40(3):245-252. PMID: 28525445.
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    6. Halbert CH, Jefferson M, Melvin CL, Rice L, Chukwuka KM. Provider Advice About Weight Loss in a Primary Care Sample of Obese and Overweight Patients. J Prim Care Community Health. 2017 Oct; 8(4):239-246. PMID: 28643551.
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    7. Rice LJ, Jefferson M, Briggs V, Delmoor E, Johnson JC, Gattoni-Celli S, Savage SJ, Lilly M, Prasad SM, Kittles R, Halbert CH. Discordance in perceived risk and epidemiological outcomes of prostate cancer among African American men. Prev Med Rep. 2017 Sep; 7:1-6. PMID: 28507891.
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    8. Melvin CL, Jefferson MS, Rice LJ, Nemeth LS, Wessell AM, Nietert PJ, Hughes-Halbert C. A systematic review of lifestyle counseling for diverse patients in primary care. Prev Med. 2017 Jul; 100:67-75. PMID: 28344120.
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    9. Halbert CH, McDonald JA, Magwood G, Jefferson M. Beliefs about Genetically Targeted Care in African Americans. J Natl Med Assoc. 2017 Summer; 109(2):98-106. PMID: 28599763.
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    10. Melvin CL, Jefferson MS, Rice LJ, Cartmell KB, Halbert CH. Predictors of Participation in Mammography Screening among Non-Hispanic Black, Non-Hispanic White, and Hispanic Women. Front Public Health. 2016; 4:188. PMID: 27656640.
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    11. Halbert CH, McDonald J, Vadaparampil S, Rice L, Jefferson M. Conducting Precision Medicine Research with African Americans. PLoS One. 2016; 11(7):e0154850. PMID: 27441706.
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    12. Halbert CH, Gattoni-Celli S, Savage S, Prasad SM, Kittles R, Briggs V, Delmoor E, Rice LJ, Jefferson M, Johnson JC. Ever and Annual Use of Prostate Cancer Screening in African American Men. Am J Mens Health. 2017 Jan; 11(1):99-107. PMID: 26240090.
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    13. Ford ME, Abraham LM, Harrison AL, Jefferson MS, Hazelton TR, Varner H, Cannady K, Frichtel CS, Bagasra O, Davis L, Rivers DE, Slaughter SC, Salley JD. Mentoring Strategies and Outcomes of Two Federally Funded Cancer Research Training Programs for Underrepresented Students in the Biomedical Sciences. J Cancer Educ. 2016 Jun; 31(2):228-35. PMID: 25869579.
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    14. Halbert CH, Melvin C, Briggs V, Delmoor E, Rice LJ, Lynch C, Jefferson M, Johnson JC. Neighborhood Satisfaction and Colorectal Cancer Screening in a Community Sample of African Americans. J Community Health. 2016 Feb; 41(1):38-45. PMID: 26184107.
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    15. Rice LJ, Hughes B, Briggs V, Delmoor E, Jefferson M, Johnson JC, Halbert CH. Perceived Efficacy and Control for Neighborhood Change: the Cross-Cutting Role of Collective Efficacy. J Racial Ethn Health Disparities. 2016 12; 3(4):667-675. PMID: 27294763.
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    16. Hughes Halbert C, Welch B, Lynch C, Magwood G, Rice L, Jefferson M, Riley J. Social determinants of family health history collection. J Community Genet. 2016 Jan; 7(1):57-64. PMID: 26280996.
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    17. McDonald JA, Vadaparampil S, Bowen D, Magwood G, Obeid JS, Jefferson M, Drake R, Gebregziabher M, Hughes Halbert C. Intentions to donate to a biobank in a national sample of African Americans. Public Health Genomics. 2014; 17(3):173-82. PMID: 24942180.
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    18. Ford ME, Siminoff LA, Pickelsimer E, Mainous AG, Smith DW, Diaz VA, Soderstrom LH, Jefferson MS, Tilley BC. Unequal burden of disease, unequal participation in clinical trials: solutions from African American and Latino community members. Health Soc Work. 2013 Feb; 38(1):29-38. PMID: 23539894.
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    19. Ford M, Wahlquist A, Blake R, Green C, Streets J, Fuller E, Johnson E, Jefferson M, Etheredge J, Varner H, Johnson S, Glover S, Turner D, Garrett-Mayer E. Assessing an intervention to improve clinical trial perceptions among predominately African-American communities in South Carolina. Prog Community Health Partnersh. 2012; 6(3):249-63. PMID: 22982839.
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    20. Bryant DC, Williamson D, Cartmell K, Jefferson M. A lay patient navigation training curriculum targeting disparities in cancer clinical trials. J Natl Black Nurses Assoc. 2011 Dec; 22(2):68-75. PMID: 23061182.
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    21. Ford ME, Wahlquist AE, Ridgeway C, Streets J, Mitchum KA, Harper RR, Hamilton I, Etheredge JJ, Jefferson MS, Varner H, Campbell K, Garrett-Mayer E. Evaluating an intervention to increase cancer knowledge in racially diverse communities in South Carolina. Patient Educ Couns. 2011 May; 83(2):256-60. PMID: 20674239.
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    22. Anderson M, Hughes B, Jefferson M, Smith WT, Waterhouse JA. Gliomatous transformation and demyelinating diseases. Brain. 1980 Sep; 103(3):603-22. PMID: 7417780.
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