Posts Tagged ‘health intervention’

Explore P.L.A.N.E.T. for Tested Interventions

Lisa Forster - Wednesday, 8 January 2014 08:06

Getting evidence-based interventions into the hands of health practitioners remains a challenge. One resource for practitioners involved with cancer is the Cancer Control P.L.A.N.E.T. (Plan, Link, Act, with Evidence-based Tools).  

Health practitioners and researchers can find more than 140 programs on the P.L.A.N.E.T.’s satellite site, Research-tested Intervention Programs (RTIPs). To be included on RTIPs, programs must be developed through a scientifically-based study, found to be effective and have been published in a peer-reviewed journal. Three sun safety programs developed by Klein Buendel, Inc. can be found on RTIPs.


Research Roundup: October

Miranda Reilly - Tuesday, 19 November 2013 07:39

October’s research roundup includes studies that examine the use of financial incentives in health interventions, tobacco use among those with major depressive disorder, the influence of housework on women’s physical activity levels, the association between chocolate and body mass index, and the relationship between alcohol consumption and melanoma.


Teens Offer Value in Health Interventions

Klein Buendel - Thursday, 31 October 2013 09:13

Many adults are involved in educating the public about the health dangers of tobacco. However, not everyone knows that teens are also a powerful force in awareness campaigns that discourage young people from smoking. Klein Buendel, Inc. Business Development Director Myra Keeble recently met with Breathe Easy Team members to talk about how teens can educate the public about tobacco prevention.


Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day

Klein Buendel - Tuesday, 30 April 2013 11:46

On Thursday, April 25 nine-year-old Rachel spent the day at Klein Buendel, Inc. learning about how the company operates, from finance to multimedia development. Rachel’s mom brought her to KB for “Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work” day.  We sat down with Rachel and her mom to see how the day went.


Klein Buendel Partners with San Diego State University on Cancer-Related Theater Research Project

Mary Buller - Wednesday, 26 September 2012 10:50

KB has launched a new research project. It’s a Phase II STTR project with Dr. Wayne Beach (Principal Investigator) from San Diego State University.