Publications

Publications

  1. Savoia E, Su M, Harriman N, Testa MA. Evaluation of a School Campaign to Reduce Hatred. Journal for Deradicalization. Winter 2019/2020(21); 43-83. ISSN: 2363-9849
  2. Savoia E, Guicciardi S, Bernard DP, Harriman N, Leinhos M, Testa M. Preparedness Emergency Response Research Centers (PERRCs): Addressing Public Health Preparedness Knowledge Gaps Using a Public Health Systems Perspective. Am J Public Health. 2018 Nov;108 (S5):S363-S365. doi: 10.2105/AJPH.2018.304812.
  3. Jha A, Lin L, Short SM, Argentini G, Gamhewage G, Savoia E. Integrating emergency risk communication (ERC) into the public health system response: Systematic review of literature to aid formulation of the 2017 WHO Guideline for ERC policy and practice. PLoS One. 2018 Oct 31;13(10):e0205555. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0205555.
  4. Testa MA, Savoia E, Su M, Biddinger PD. Social Media Learning Collaborative for Public Health Preparedness. Am J Public Health. 2018 Nov;108(S5):S375-S377. doi: 10.2105/AJPH. 2018.304610. Epub 2018 Sep 27.
  5. Savoia E, Guicciardi S, Bernard DP, Harriman N, Leinhos M, Testa M. Preparedness Emergency Response Research Centers (PERRCs): Addressing Public Health Preparedness Knowledge Gaps Using a Public Health Systems Perspective. Am J Public Health. 2018 Nov;108(S5):S363-S365. doi: 10.2105/AJPH.2018.304812
  6. Bernard D, Konate S, Savoia E. Snow Storms and Vulnerable Populations: Local Public Health Activities in Response to the 2014-2015 Severe Winter Weather. Disaster Med Public Health Prep. 2018 Sep 7:1-3. doi: 10.1017/dmp.2018.81.
  7. Piltch-Loeb R, Savoia E, Wright N, Gupta R, Stoto MA. Facilitated Look-Back Analysis of Public Health Emergencies to Enhance Preparedness: A Brief Report of a Chemical Spill in Charleston, West Virginia. J Public Health Manag Pract. 2018 Mar 19. doi: 10.1097/PHH.0000000000000761.
  8. Piltch-Loeb R, Kraemer J, Nelson C, Savoia E, Osborn DR, Stoto MA. Root-Cause Analysis for Enhancing Public Health Emergency Preparedness: A Brief Report of a Salmonella Outbreak in the Alamosa, Colorado, Water Supply. J Public Health Manag Pract. 2018 Mar 7. doi: 10.1097/PHH.0000000000000763.
  9. Stoto MA, Savoia E, Nelson C, Piltch-Loeb R, Guicciardi S, Takacs J, Varela Santos C, Ciotti M. Development of a Public Health Emergency Preparedness Competency Model for European Union Member States. Euro Surveill. 2018 Dec;23(49). doi: 10.2807/1560-7917.ES.2018.23.48.1700631.
  10. Burmaz T, Selle V, Baldo V, Savoia E. Organization or Community-based Outbreak? Responding to cases of Meningitis under Epidemiologic Uncertaint In press by Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness. Disaster Med Public Health Prep. 2018 May 2:1-4. doi: 10.1017/dmp.2018.18.
  11. Stoto MA, Nelson C, Savoia E, Ljungqvist I, Ciotti M. A Public Health Preparedness Logic Model: Assessing Preparedness for Cross-border Threats in the European Health Secur. 2017 Sep/Oct;15(5):473-482. doi: 10.1089/hs.2016.0126.
  12. Nour M, Alhajri M, Farag EABA, Al-Romaihi HE, Al-Thani M, Al-Marri S, Savoia E. How Do the First Days Count? A Case Study of Qatar Experience in Emergency Risk Communication during the MERS-CoV Outbreak. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2017 Dec 19;14(12). pii: E1597. doi: 10.3390/ijerph14121597.
  13. Stoto MA, Nelson C, Savoia E, Ljungqvist I, Ciotti M. A Public Health Preparedness Logic Model: Assessing Preparedness for Cross-border Threats in the European Region. Health Secur. 2017 Sep/Oct; 15(5):473-482. doi: 10.1089/hs.2016.0126.
  14. Savoia E, Lin L, Bernard D, Klein N, James LP, Guicciardi S. Public Health System Research in Public Health Emergency Preparedness in the United States (2009-2015): Actionable Knowledge Base. Am J Public Health. 2017 Sep;107 (S2):e1-e6. doi: 10.2105/AJPH.2017.304051.
  15. Savoia E, Lin L, Gamhewage GM. A Conceptual Framework for the Evaluation of Emergency Risk Communications. Am J Public Health. 2017 Sep;107 (S2):S208-S214. doi: 10.2105/AJPH.2017.304040. Review.
  16. Savoia E., Lin L., Viswanath K. Sources of information during the 2014 West Virginia Water Crisis: a cross sectional survey. Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness, 2016 Sep 9:1-11.
  17. Savoia E., Lin L., Klein N., Montrond A. Engaging the Diaspora in Response to the 2014 Fogo Volcano Eruption in Cape Verde. Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness. 2016 Jan 19:1-2.
  18. Agboola F, Bernard D, Savoia E, Biddinger PD. Development of an Online Toolkit for Measuring Performance in Health Emergency Response Exercises. Prehosp Disaster Med. 2015 Oct; 30(5):503-8. doi: 10.1017/S1049023X15005117. Epub 2015 Sep 15.
  19. Jha A, Lin L, Savoia E. The Use of Social Media by State Health Departments in the US: Analyzing Health Communication Through Facebook. J Community Health. 2015 29;41(1):174-9.
  20. Savoia E, Stoto MA, Gupta R, Wright N and Viswanath K. Public response to the 2014 chemical spill in West Virginia: knowledge, opinions and behaviours. BMC Public Health 2015, 15:790
  21. Piltch-Loeb RN, Nelson CD, Kraemer JD, Savoia E, Stoto MA. A peer assessment approach for learning from public health emergencies. Public Health Rep. 2014; 129 Suppl 4:28-34
  22. Savoia E, Agboola F, Biddinger PD. A conceptual framework to measure system’s performance during emergency preparedness exercises. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2014 Sep 17;11(9):9712-22
  23. Lin L., Dorn B., Ashkenazi I, Savoia E. The Public Health System Response to the 2008 Sichuan Earthquake: A Literature Review and Interviews. Disasters. 2014 Oct; 38(4):753-73.
  24. Testa MA, Pettigrew ML, Savoia E. Measurement, geospatial, and mechanistic models of public health hazard vulnerability and jurisdictional risk. J Public Health Manag Pract. 2014 Sep-Oct;20 Suppl 5:S61-8
  25. Lin L., Savoia E., Viswanath K. What have we learned about communication inequalities during the H1N1 pandemic? A systematic review of the literature. BMC Public Health. 2014 May 21;14:484
  26. Savoia E, Lin L, Viswanath K. Communications in public health emergency preparedness: a systematic review of the literature. Biosecur Bioterror. 2013 Sep; 11(3):170-84.
  27. Savoia E, Preston J, Biddinger PD. A consensus process on the use of exercises and after action reports to assess and improve public health emergency preparedness and response. Prehosp Disaster Med. 2013 Jun; 28(3):305-8.
  28. Massin-Short S, Fisher VS, Bakker G, Nieratko J, Morgan S, Herrmann J, Savoia E. Administration of emergency preparedness Department of Health And Human Service funds: the experience of state and local health departments. J Public Health Manag Pract. 2013 Mar-Apr; 19(2):192-5.
  29. Savoia E, Agboola F, Biddinger PD. Use of after action reports (AARs) to promote organizational and systems learning in emergency preparedness. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2012 Aug; 9(8):2949-63.
  30. Savoia E, Testa MA, Viswanath K. Predictors of knowledge of H1N1 infection and transmission in the U.S. population. BMC Public Health. 2012 May 3; 12:328.
  31. Mills, D.A., Tomassoni, A.J., Tallon, L.A., Kade, K.A., Savoia, E. Mass Arsenic Poisoning and the Public Health Response in Maine. Disaster Med Public Health Prep. 2013 Jun; 7(3):319-26.
  32. Biddinger PD, Savoia E, Massin-Short SB, Preston J, Stoto MA. Public Health Emergency Preparedness Exercises: Lessons Learned. Public Health Reports.2010 Nov-Dec; 125 Suppl 5:100-6.
  33. Potter MA, Miner K, Barnett D, Cadigan R, Lloyd L, Olson D, parker C, Rothney E, Savoia E. The Evidence Base for effectiveness of Preparedness Training: A Retrospective Analysis. Public Health Reports. 2010 Nov-Dec; 125 Suppl 5:15-23.
  34. Savoia E, Massin-Short S, Higdon MA, Tallon L, Matechi E, Stoto MA. A toolkit to assess medical reserve corps units’ performance. Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness. 2010 Oct; 4 (3)213-9
  35. Savoia, E., Biddinger, P.D., Stoto, M.A. Inter-agencies communication and operations capabilities during a hospital functional exercise: reliability and validity of a measurement tool. Pre-hospital and Disaster Medicine.2010 Jan-Feb; 25(1):52-8.
  36. Savoia, E., Rodday, A.M., Stoto, M.A. Public Health Emergency Preparedness at the Local level: Results of a National Survey. Journal of Health Services Research 2009:44:1909-24. Epub 2009 Aug 17.
  37. Savoia, E., Massin-Short, S.B., Rodday, A.M., Aaron, L.A., Higdon, M.A., Stoto, M.A. Public Health Systems Research in Emergency Preparedness. A Review of the Literature. American Journal of Preventive Medicine 2009:150-6. Epub 2009 Jun12.
  38. Savoia, E., Testa, M.A., Biddinger, P.D., Cadigan, R.O., Koh, H., Campbell, P., Stoto, M.A. Assessing Public Health Capabilities During Emergency Preparedness Tabletop Exercises: Reliability and Validity of a Measurement Tool. Public Health Reports 2009:124:138-148.
  39. Savoia, E., Biddinger, P.D., Fox, P., Levin, D., Stone, L., Stoto, M.A. Impact of Tabletop Exercises on Participants’ Knowledge of and Confidence in Legal Authorities for Infectious Disease Emergencies. Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness. Vol 3 (2):104-110.
  40. Kade, K.A., Brinsfield, K.H., Serino, R.A., Savoia, E., Koh, H. Emergency Medical Consequence Planning and Management for National Special Security Events After September 11. 2004. Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness 2008:2:1-1.
  41. Savoia, E., Stoto, M.A., Biddinger, P.D., Campbell, P., Viswanath, K., Koh, H. Risk-communication capability for public health emergencies varies by community diversity. BMC Research Notes 2008:1:6 doi:10.1186/1756-0500-1-6
  42. Biddinger, P., Cadigan, R.O., Auerbach, B., Burstein, J., Savoia, E., Stoto, M., Koh, H. Using Tabletop Exercises to Identify Systems-Level Changes for Improving Preparedness. Public Health Rep. 2008:123(1): 96-101.
  43. Dorn, B.C., Savoia, E., Testa, M.A., Stoto, M.A., Marcus, L.J. Development of a Survey Instrument to Measure Connectivity to Evaluate National Public Health Preparedness and Response Performance. Public Health Reports 2007:122(3):329-338.
  44. Savoia, E., Fantini, M.P., Pandolfi, P.P., Dallolio, L., Collina, N. Assessing the construct validity of the Italian version of the EQ-5D: preliminary results from a cross-sectional study in North Italy. Health Qual Life Outcomes 2006:4:47
  45. Fantini, M.P., Stivanello, E., Dallolio, L., Loghi, M., Savoia, E. Persistent geographical disparities in infant mortality rates in Italy (1999-2001): comparison with France, England, Germany and Portugal. Eur J Public Health 2006:16(4):429-32.
  46. Fantini, M.P., Dallolio, L., Stivanello, E., Bravi, F., Savoia E. Cesarean section rates in Italian regions: 1998-2002. Italian Journal of Public Health 2005:2(2):49-52.
  47. Savoia, E., Morano, J., Cote, D., Rampal, S., Villa, D., Testa, M.A. Public health preparedness evaluation and measurement. Italian Journal of Public Health 2004:1(1-2):56.
  48. Mammi F, Savoia E, Manzoli L. A terrorist attack involving radioactive weapons: general recommendations for health care professionals. Difesa Sociale 2004 vol LXXXIII, (4):127-134.