Doctoral Thesis Titles

Below is a sampling of Maternal and Child Health Doctoral Thesis titles reported in the past years

2015

  • Media, Health, Communication, and the Cancer Risk Factors of Smoking and Obesity
  • Determinants of Global Maternal and Neonatal Morbidity and Mortality

2014

  • The Development and Importance of Self-Regulation: A Public Health Perspective
  • The Effect of Early Intervention Programs for High-Risk Infants on School-Age Special Services Use and Parental Domain-Specific Self Efficacy
  • The Impact of Educational Attainment and Literacy on Dementia, Depressive Symptoms, and Mortality
  • Childhood Origins of Adult Disease: Social Disadvantages, Psychological Functioning, and Cardiometabolic Risk

2013

  • Spillover Effects of the Great Recession  on Health
  •  The Intersections of Discrimination, Bullying and Coping Among Ethnically Diverse Urban Youth: Highlighting Weight-Based Discrimination Though a Mixed-Methods Framework

2012

  • The Etiology of Youth Depression: From Genes to School Social Environments.
  • Social Determinants of Pregnancy-Related Mortality and Care seeking for Obstetric Complications in Bangladesh.
  • Examining Risk Factors for Intimate Partner Violence Perpetration and Victimization in the General Population.
  • A_Sleep in the city: Examining the consequences and Context of Sleep Deprivation in Urban Youth
  • Risk and Protective Factors of Disordered Weight Control Behaviors Among Youth

2011

  • Evaluating the Success of School-Based Cafeteria Intervention
  • The Etiology of Youth Depression: From Genes to School Social Environments
  • Social Determinants of Pregnancy-Related Mortality and Care Seeking for Obstetric Complications in Bangladesh
  • Examining Risk Factors for Intimate Partner Violence Perpetration and Victimization in the General Poplaution
  • A_Sleep in the City: Examining the Consequences and Context of Sleep Deprivation in Urban Youth
  • Risk and Protective Factors of Disordered Weight Control Behaviors Among Youth

2010

  • Using the Social Contextual Model of Health Behavior Change to Improve Worker Health
  • Heterogeneity in the Genetic and Developmental Etiology of Autistic Traits
  • Maternal Behaviors: Associations with Child Behaviors and Weight
  • The Nature of Child Maltreatment and Psychological Adjustment Over Time: Results from the National Survey of Child and Adolescent Well-Being
  • The Etiology of the Adolescence Substance Use Disorders: Family and Neighborhood Risks