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Beth Weitzman

Professor of Public Health & Policy

    1980 …2019

    Research output per year

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    Research Output

    2019

    Short relative leg length is associated with overweight and obesity in Mexican immigrant women

    Vilar-Compte, M., Macinko, J., Weitzman, B. C. & Avendaño-Villela, C. M., Jul 3 2019, In : International Journal for Equity in Health. 18, 1, 103.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    2017

    The current limits of calorie labeling and the potential for population health impact

    Breck, A., Mijanovich, T., Weitzman, B. C. & Elbel, B., Sep 1 2017, In : Journal of Public Policy and Marketing. 36, 2, p. 227-235 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    2015

    Letter: Mending hearts

    Weitzman, B. & Rubin, M. S., Jun 29 2015, New York Times (Science Times).

    Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationLetter

    2013

    Calorie labeling, Fast food purchasing and restaurant visits

    Elbel, B., Mijanovich, T., Dixon, L. B., Abrams, C., Weitzman, B., Kersh, R., Auchincloss, A. H. & Ogedegbe, G., Nov 1 2013, In : Obesity. 21, 11, p. 2172-2179 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Good Evaluation Measures: More Than Their Psychometric Properties

    Weitzman, B. C. & Silver, D., Mar 1 2013, In : American Journal of Evaluation. 34, 1, p. 115-119 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

    2012

    How residential mobility and school choice challenge assumptions of neighborhood place-based interventions

    Silver, D., Weitzman, B. C., Mijanovich, T. & Holleman, M., Jan 1 2012, In : American Journal of Health Promotion. 26, 3, p. 180-183 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    More than a paycheck? The impact of summer youth employment on student's educational engagement and success

    Leos-Urbel, J., Schwartz, AE., Weinstein, M. & Weitzman, B., Jun 2012, IESP. (IESP Policy Brief; no. 02-12)

    Research output: Book/ReportOther report

    2011

    Lifting boatswithout closing gaps: Child health outcomes in distressed us cities from 1992-2002

    Silver, D., Mijanovich, T., Uyei, J., Kapadia, F. & Weitzman, B. C., Feb 1 2011, In : American journal of public health. 101, 2, p. 278-284 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    2010

    Disaster in context: The effects of 9/11 on youth distant from the attacks

    Mijanovich, T. & Weitzman, B. C., Dec 1 2010, In : Community mental health journal. 46, 6, p. 601-611 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    2009

    Does the Racial Composition of the School Environment Influence Children's Body Mass Index?

    Bernell, S. L., Mijanovich, T. & Weitzman, B. C., Jul 1 2009, In : Journal of Adolescent Health. 45, 1, p. 40-46 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Finding the impact in a messy intervention: Using an integrated design to evaluate a comprehensive citywide health initiative

    Weitzman, B. C., Mijanovich, T., Silver, D. & Brecher, C., Dec 1 2009, In : American Journal of Evaluation. 30, 4, p. 495-514 20 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    2008

    If you build it, will they come? Estimating unmet demand for after-school programs in america's distressed cities

    Weitzman, B. C., Mijanovich, T., Silver, D. & Brazill, C., Sep 1 2008, In : Youth and Society. 40, 1, p. 3-34 32 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Long-term associations of homelessness with children's well-being

    Shinn, M., Schteingart, J. S., Williams, N. C., Carlin-Mathis, J., Bialo-Karagis, N., Becker-Klein, R. & Weitzman, B. C., Feb 1 2008, In : American Behavioral Scientist. 51, 6, p. 789-809 21 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    2007

    Research design [videorecording]: The survey

    Alport, J. & Weitzman, B., 2007

    Research output: Non-textual formDigital or Visual Products

    Research design [video recording]: The experiment

    Alport, J. & Weitzman, B., 2007

    Research output: Non-textual formDigital or Visual Products

    2006

    Race, segregation, and physicians' participation in medicaid

    Greene, J., Blustein, J. & Weitzman, B. C., Jun 1 2006, In : Milbank Quarterly. 84, 2, p. 239-272 34 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    2005

    Following the money: Using expenditure analysis as an evaluation tool

    Brecher, C., Silver, D., Searcy, C. & Weitzman, B. C., Jun 1 2005, In : American Journal of Evaluation. 26, 2, p. 166-188 23 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Integrating a comparison group design into a theory of change evalutation: The case of the urban health initiative

    Weitzman, B., Silver, D. & Dillman, K. N., 2005, Evaluation research methods. Stern, E. (ed.). Sage Press, (Sage benchmarks in social research methods).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

    2004

    Academic achievement among formerly homeless adolescents and their continuously housed peers

    Rafferty, Y., Shinn, M. & Weitzman, B. C., May 1 2004, In : Journal of School Psychology. 42, 3, p. 179-199 21 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Letter: Disorder in the schools

    Weitzman, B. & Mijanovich, T., Oct 25 2004, New York Times.

    Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationLetter

    New York City

    Weitzman, B. & Fischer, S. N., 2004, Encyclopedia of homelessness. Berkshire Publishing

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionary

    Social networks and homelessness among women heads of household

    Toohey, S. M., Shinn, M. & Weitzman, B. C., Mar 1 2004, In : American journal of community psychology. 33, 1-2, p. 7-20 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Teen pregnancy and urban youth: Competing truths, complacency, and perceptions of the problem

    Gallup-Black, A. & Weitzman, B. C., May 1 2004, In : Journal of Adolescent Health. 34, 5, p. 366-375 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    What does government spend on children? Evidence from five cities

    Brecher, C., Searcy, C., Silver, D. & Weitzman, B., Mar 2004, Brookings Institute.

    Research output: Other contribution

    Letter: The mood? In a word, anxiety

    Weitzman, B., Dec 13 2003, New York Times.

    Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationLetter

    Letter: A problem remains

    Weitzman, B. & Gallup-Black, A., Dec 30 2003, New York Times.

    Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationLetter

    Which "Broken Windows" Matter? School, Neighborhood, and Family Characteristics Associated with Youths' Feelings of Unsafety

    Mijanovich, T. & Weitzman, B. C., Sep 1 2003, In : Journal of Urban Health. 80, 3, p. 400-415 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    2002

    Integrating a comparison group design into a theory of change evaluation: The case of the urban health initiative

    Weitzman, B. C., Silver, D. & Dillman, K. N., Jan 1 2002, In : American Journal of Evaluation. 23, 4, p. 371-385 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Letter: Students feeling unsafe

    Weitzman, B. & Mijanovich, T., Sep 18 2002, New York Times.

    Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationLetter

    Mother-child separations among homeless and housed families receiving public assistance in New York City

    Cowal, K., Shinn, M., Weitzman, B. C., Stojanovic, D. & Labay, L., Oct 1 2002, In : American journal of community psychology. 30, 5, p. 711-730 20 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Setting an agenda for local action: The limits of expert opinion and community voice

    Silver, D., Weitzman, B. & Brecher, C., Jan 1 2002, In : Policy Studies Journal. 30, 3, p. 362-378 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    1999

    Improving quality of care

    Weitzman, B., 1999, Jonas and Kovner's health care delivery in the United States. 6 ed. Springer Publishing

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

    The relationship of residential instability to medical care utilization among poor mothers in New York City

    Duchon, L. M., Weitzman, B. C. & Shinn, M., Dec 1 1999, In : Medical care. 37, 12, p. 1282-1293 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Tracing the path out of homelessness: The housing patterns of families after exiting shelter

    Stojanovic, D., Weitzman, B. C., Shinn, M., Labay, L. E. & Williams, N. P., Mar 1 1999, In : Journal of Community Psychology. 27, 2, p. 199-208 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    1998

    Health management education partnerships: more than technology transfer.

    Brecher, C., Schall, E. & Weitzman, B., Jan 1 1998, In : The Journal of health administration education. 16, 2, p. 169-179 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Homelessness

    Marybeth, M., Weitzman, B. & Hopper, K., 1998, Encyclopedia of mental health. Friedman, D. H. (ed.). Academic Press, Vol. 2. p. 393-402

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionary

    Predictors of homelessness among families in New York City: From shelter request to housing stability

    Shinn, M., Weitzman, B. C., Stojanovic, D., Knickman, J. R., Jiménez, L., Duchon, L., James, S. & Krantz, D. H., Nov 1998, In : American journal of public health. 88, 11, p. 1651-1657 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access

    Predictors of shelter use among low income families: Psychiatric history, substance abuse, and victimization

    Weitzman, B., 1998, Homeless in America. Herman, D. & Susser, E. (eds.). APHA, (APHA reprint series #3).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

    1997

    Letter: A way to cut out crime

    Weitzman, B. & Silver, D., Sep 21 1997, New York Times.

    Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationLetter

    1996

    Homeless families are different

    Shinn, M. & Weitzman, B., 1996, Homelessness in America: A reference book. Baumohl, J. (ed.). National Coalition for the Homeless and Oryx Press

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

    Letter: Not so rootless

    Weitzman, B. & Shinn, M., Jun 30 1996, New York Times.

    Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationLetter