Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

Year Title Altmetric
2018 Physical Activity and Related Psychosocial Outcomes From a Pilot Randomized Trial of an Interactive Voice Response System–Supported Intervention in the Deep South 2018
2018 A Randomized Pilot Trial of a Novel Behavioral Intervention for Chronic Pain Tailored to Individuals with HIV 2018
2018 Rationale and design of the tele-exercise and multiple sclerosis (TEAMS) study: A comparative effectiveness trial between a clinic- and home-based telerehabilitation intervention for adults with multiple sclerosis (MS) living in the deep south 2018
2018 Promotion of physical activity and exercise in multiple sclerosis: Importance of behavioral science and theory. 2018
2018 Intervention Mapping to develop a Social Cognitive Theory-based intervention for chronic pain tailored to individuals with HIV 2018
2018 Acceptability of a mobile phone app for measuring time use in breast cancer survivors (life in a day): Mixed-methods study 2018
2018 Physical Activity Maintenance Following Home-Based, Individually Tailored Print Interventions for African American Women 2018
2018 Telehealth intervention for Latina breast cancer survivors: A pilot 2018
2017 Pilot Trial of a Home-based Physical Activity Program for African American Women 2017
2017 Rationale, design, and baseline findings from a pilot randomized trial of an IVR-Supported physical activity intervention for cancer prevention in the Deep South: The DIAL study 2017
2017 Physical activity maintenance among Spanish-speaking Latinas in a randomized controlled trial of an Internet-based intervention 2017
2017 A web-based physical activity intervention for Spanish-speaking Latinas: A costs and cost-effectiveness analysis 2017
2016 Applying Psychological Theories to Promote Long-Term Maintenance of Health Behaviors 2016
2016 Promoting Physical Activity among Underserved Populations 2016
2016 Pasos Hacia La Salud: A randomized controlled trial of an internet-delivered physical activity intervention for Latinas 2016
2016 Rationale, design, and baseline findings from HIPP: A randomized controlled trial testing a home-based, individually-tailored physical activity print intervention for African American women in the Deep South 2016
2016 Results of a Culturally Adapted Internet-Enhanced Physical Activity Pilot Intervention for Overweight and Obese Young Adult African American Women 2016
2016 Social support and physical activity change in Latinas: Results from the Seamos Saludables trial. 2016
2016 Using interactive Internet technology to promote physical activity in Latinas: Rationale, design, and baseline findings of Pasos Hacia La Salud 2016
2015 Cost effectiveness of a mail-delivered individually tailored physical activity intervention for Latinas vs. a mailed contact control 2015
2015 Moderating Effects of Health Literacy on Change in Physical Activity Among Latinas in a Randomized Trial 2015
2015 Using web-based technology to promote physical activity in latinas: Results of the muévete Alabama pilot study 2015
2015 Does Short Sleep Lead to Obesity Among Children and Adolescents? Current Understanding and Implications 2015
2015 Twelve-month physical activity outcomes in Latinas in the Seamos Saludables trial 2015
2014 Lessons Learned from the Development and Implementation of Two Internet-enhanced Culturally Relevant Physical Activity Interventions for Young Overweight African-American Women. 2014
2014 Activo: Assessing the feasibility of designing and implementing a physical activity intervention for latino men 2014
2014 Physical activity and quality of life among university students: Exploring self-efficacy, self-esteem, and affect as potential mediators 2014
2014 Applying Psychological Theories to Promote Healthy Lifestyles 2014
2014 Internet-Based Physical Activity Interventions 2014
2013 The seamos saludables study: A randomized controlled physical activity trial of latinas 2013
2013 Health literacy predicts change in physical activity self-efficacy among sedentary Latinas 2013
2013 Developing an intervention to address physical activity barriers for African-American women in the deep south (USA) 2013
2013 Feasibility and acceptability of using pedometers as an intervention tool for Latinas 2013
2013 Physical Activity in Latinas: Social and Environmental Influences 2013
2013 Physical Activity and Social Cognitive Theory Outcomes of an Internet-Enhanced Physical Activity Intervention for African American Female College Students. 2013
2012 Rationale, design, and baseline findings from Seamos Saludables: A randomized controlled trial testing the efficacy of a culturally and linguistically adapted, computer- tailored physical activity intervention for Latinas 2012
2012 Making a difference: Enhancing exercise adherence for breast cancer survivors 2012
2012 Extant health behaviors and uptake of standardized vs tailored health messages among cancer survivors enrolled in the FRESH START trial: A comparison of fighting-spirits vs fatalists 2012
2011 Updated evidence in support of diet and exercise interventions in cancer survivors 2011
2011 Impact of baseline BMI upon the success of Latina participants enrolled in a 6-month physical activity intervention 2011
2010 USING THE TRANSTHEORETICAL MODEL TO PROMOTE PHYSICAL ACTIVITY 2010
2010 Health Promotion in Latinos 2010
2010 Feasibility of using computer-tailored and internet-based interventions to promote physical activity in underserved populations. 2010
2009 A Culturally Adapted Physical Activity Intervention for Latinas. A Randomized Controlled Trial 2009
2009 Interventions to Promote Physical Activity Among African Americans 2009
2009 Assessing and Enhancing Self-Efficacy For Physical Activity 2009
2009 Physical Activity Interventions in Minority Populations 2009
2009 Promoting Physical Activity in Low Income African Americans: Project LAPS. 2009
2008 Living Well with Living Wills: Application of Protection Motivation Theory to Living Wills Among Older Caucasian and African American Adults 2008
2008 Community resources for smoking cessation 2008
2008 The Psychosocial Vulnerability Model as a Predictor of Coronary Artery Disease 2008
2007 Attitudes Toward Health Care Providers and Appointment Attendance in HIV/AIDS Patients 2007
2007 Development and Validation of the Weekly Stress Inventory-Short Form 2007
2007 A stage-targeted physical activity intervention among a predominantly African-American low-income primary care population 2007
2005 Barriers to physical activity among predominantly low-income African-American patients with type 2 diabetes 2005
2004 Use of the Beck Depression Inventory-II with African American primary care patients 2004
2004 Attitudes toward HIV Health Care Providers scale: Development and validation 2004

Chapter

Year Title Altmetric
2011 Impact of acculturation on physical activity and dietary behaviors in Latinos.  185-195. 2011

Teaching Activities

  • HB698 - Master's-Level Directed Res (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • HB724 - Adv Behavioral Science Theory (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • HB798 - Doctoral-Level Directed Res (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • HB799 - Doctoral Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • HB624Q - Adv Social and Beh Sci Online (Summer Term 2019) 2019
  • HB799 - Doctoral Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2019) 2019
  • HB697 - Internship (Summer Term 2019) 2019
  • HB698 - Master's-Level Directed Res (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • HB799 - Doctoral Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • HB698 - Master's-Level Directed Res (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • HB798 - Doctoral-Level Directed Res (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • HB799 - Doctoral Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • HC112 - Honors Seminar Public Hlth (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • HB624Q - Advanced Social and Beh Theory (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • HB798 - Doctoral-Level Directed Res (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • HB697 - Internship (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • HB698 - Master's-Level Directed Res (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • HB697 - Internship (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • HB798 - Doctoral-Level Directed Res (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • HB624 - Adv Theory Behav Sci (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • HB624Q - Advanced Social and Beh Theory (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • HB698 - Master's-Level Directed Res (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • HB724 - Adv Behavioral Science Theory (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • HB798 - Doctoral-Level Directed Res (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • HC112 - Honors Seminar Public Hlth (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • HB698 - Master's-Level Directed Res (Summer Term 2017) 2017
  • HB798 - Doctoral-Level Directed Res (Summer Term 2017) 2017
  • HB697 - Internship (Summer Term 2017) 2017
  • HB697 - Internship (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • HB798 - Doctoral-Level Directed Res (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • HB624 - Adv Theory Behav Sci (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • HB624Q - Advanced Social and Beh Theory (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • HB724 - Adv Behavioral Science Theory (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • HB798 - Doctoral-Level Directed Res (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • HB605 - Phys Actv Public Hlth (Summer Term 2016) 2016
  • HB798 - Doctoral-Level Directed Res (Summer Term 2016) 2016
  • HB697 - Internship (Summer Term 2016) 2016
  • HB698 - Master's-Level Directed Res (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • HB798 - Doctoral-Level Directed Res (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • HB624 - Adv Theory Behav Sci (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • HB697 - Internship (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • HB724 - Adv Behavioral Science Theory (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • HB798 - Doctoral-Level Directed Res (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • HB605 - Phys Actv Public Hlth (Summer Term 2015) 2015
  • HB798 - Doctoral-Level Directed Res (Summer Term 2015) 2015
  • HB697 - Internship (Summer Term 2015) 2015
  • HB698 - Master's-Level Directed Res (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • HB798 - Doctoral-Level Directed Res (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • HB624 - Adv Theory Behav Sci (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • HB724 - Adv Behavioral Science Theory (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • HB798 - Doctoral-Level Directed Res (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • HB605 - Phys Actv Public Hlth (Summer Term 2014) 2014
  • HB697 - Internship (Summer Term 2014) 2014
  • HB697 - Internship (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • HB799 - Doctoral Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • HB697 - Internship (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • HB799 - Doctoral Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • HB697 - Internship (Summer Term 2013) 2013
  • HB798 - Doctoral-Level Directed Res (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • HB798 - Doctoral-Level Directed Res (Fall Term 2012) 2012
  • HB799 - Doctoral Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2012) 2012
  • HB798 - Doctoral-Level Directed Res (Summer Term 2012) 2012
  • HB799 - Doctoral Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2012) 2012
  • HB697 - Internship (Summer Term 2012) 2012
  • HB600 - Social/Behavioral Sci Core (Spring Term 2012) 2012
  • HB600 - Social/Behavioral Sci Core (Spring Term 2012) 2012
  • HB798 - Doctoral-Level Directed Res (Spring Term 2012) 2012
  • HB799 - Doctoral Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2012) 2012
  • HB605 - Phys Actv Public Hlth (Fall Term 2011) 2011
  • HB698 - Master's-Level Directed Res (Fall Term 2011) 2011
  • HB798 - Doctoral-Level Directed Res (Summer Term 2011) 2011
  • HB697 - Internship (Summer Term 2011) 2011
  • HB600 - Social/Behavioral Sci Core (Spring Term 2011) 2011
  • HB600 - Social/Behavioral Sci Core (Spring Term 2011) 2011
  • HB697 - Internship (Spring Term 2011) 2011
  • HB699 - MR Level Proj Res Health Educ (Spring Term 2011) 2011
  • HB697 - Internship (Fall Term 2010) 2010
  • HB699 - MR Level Proj Res Health Educ (Fall Term 2010) 2010
  • HB699 - MR Level Proj Res Health Educ (Summer Term 2010) 2010
  • Full Name

  • Dorothy Pekmezi