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Valarie Jeanine Jernigan

InstitutionUniversity of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
DepartmentCollege of Public Health-Tulsa
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    University of Maine, PortlandBA05/2000Anthropology/Geography
    University of Oklahoma Health Sciences, Oklahoma CityMPH05/2003Public Health
    University of California Berkeley, BerkeleyDrPH05/2007Public Health
    Stanford University, StanfordPostdoctoral Fellow05/2010Cardiovascular disease prevention

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    U54MD011240     (BUCHWALD, DEDRA S)Aug 1, 2016 - Feb 28, 2021
    Native-Controlling Hypertension And Risk through Technology (Native-CHART)
    Role: Co-Investigator

    R01MD011266     (JERNIGAN, VALARIE J)May 12, 2016 - Dec 31, 2020
    Food Resource Equity and Sustainability for Health or FRESH
    Role: Principal Investigator

    R01HL126578     (BUCHWALD, DEDRA S)Aug 15, 2015 - May 31, 2020
    Diet Intervention for Hypertension: Adaptation and Dissemination to Native Communities
    Role: Co-Principal Investigator

    R01HL117729     (JERNIGAN, VALARIE J)Aug 15, 2013 - May 31, 2018
    Tribal Health and Resilience in Vulnerable Environment (Thrive) Study
    Role: Principal Investigator

    P30DK092923     (MANSON, SPERO MARTIN)Sep 16, 2011 - Jul 31, 2021
    Role: Co-Investigator

    F31DK070558     (JERNIGAN, VALARIE J)May 15, 2005 - Feb 14, 2008
    Native American Chronic Disease Self-Management
    Role: Principal Investigator

    P30AG015292     (MANSON, SPERO MARTIN)Sep 30, 1997 - Jun 30, 2017
    Native Elder Research Center
    Role: Co-Investigator

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    1. Blue Bird Jernigan V, D'Amico EJ, Keawe'aimoku Kaholokula J. Prevention Research with Indigenous Communities to Expedite Dissemination and Implementation Efforts. Prev Sci. 2018 Oct 03. PMID: 30284158.
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    2. Blue Bird Jernigan V, D'Amico EJ, Duran B, Buchwald D. Multilevel and Community-Level Interventions with Native Americans: Challenges and Opportunities. Prev Sci. 2018 Jun 02. PMID: 29860640.
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    3. Blue Bird Jernigan V, Wetherill MS, Hearod J, Jacob T, Salvatore AL, Cannady T, Grammar M, Standridge J, Fox J, Spiegel J, Wiley A, Noonan C, Buchwald D. Food Insecurity and Chronic Diseases Among American Indians in Rural Oklahoma: The THRIVE Study. Am J Public Health. 2017 Mar; 107(3):441-446. PMID: 28103070.
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    4. Jernigan VBB, Wetherill M, Hearod J, Jacob T, Salvatore AL, Cannady T, Grammar M, Standridge J, Fox J, Spiegel J, Wiley A, Noonan C, Buchwald D. Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors and Health Outcomes Among American Indians in Oklahoma: the THRIVE Study. J Racial Ethn Health Disparities. 2017 Dec; 4(6):1061-1068. PMID: 27924618.
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    5. McLaury KC, Blue Bird Jernigan V, Johnson DB, Buchwald D, Duncan G. Variation in WIC Cash-Value Voucher Redemption among American Indian Reservation Communities in Washington State. J Hunger Environ Nutr. 2016; 11(2):254-262. PMID: 27453765.
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    6. Jernigan VB, Boe G, Noonan C, Carroll L, Buchwald D. Assessing Feasibility and Readiness to Address Obesity through Policy in American Indian Reservations. J Health Dispar Res Pract. 2016; 9(3):168-180. PMID: 27818849.
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    7. Jernigan VB, Hearod JB, Tran K, Norris KC, Buchwald D. An Examination of Cultural Competence Training in US Medical Education Guided by the Tool for Assessing Cultural Competence Training. J Health Dispar Res Pract. 2016; 9(3):150-167. PMID: 27818848.
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    8. Jernigan VB, Jacob T, Styne D. The adaptation and implementation of a community-based participatory research curriculum to build tribal research capacity. Am J Public Health. 2015 Jul; 105 Suppl 3:S424-32. PMID: 25905848; PMCID: PMC4455516.
    9. Blue Bird Jernigan V, Peercy M, Branam D, Saunkeah B, Wharton D, Winkleby M, Lowe J, Salvatore AL, Dickerson D, Belcourt A, D'Amico E, Patten CA, Parker M, Duran B, Harris R, Buchwald D. Beyond health equity: achieving wellness within American Indian and Alaska Native communities. Am J Public Health. 2015 Jul; 105 Suppl 3:S376-9. PMID: 25905823.
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    10. Brokenleg IS, Barber TK, Bennett NL, Peart Boyce S, Blue Bird Jernigan V. Gambling with our health: smoke-free policy would not reduce tribal casino patronage. Am J Prev Med. 2014 Sep; 47(3):290-9. PMID: 24951040.
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    11. Blue Bird Jernigan V, Brokenleg I', Burkhart M, Magdalena C, Sibley C, Yepa K. The implementation of a participatory manuscript development process with Native American tribal awardees as part of the CDC Communities Putting Prevention to Work initiative: challenges and opportunities. Prev Med. 2014 Oct; 67 Suppl 1:S51-7. PMID: 24513172; PMCID: PMC4125542.
    12. Jernigan VB, Garroutte E, Krantz EM, Buchwald D. Food Insecurity and Obesity Among American Indians and Alaska Natives and Whites in California. J Hunger Environ Nutr. 2013; 8(4):458-471. PMID: 26865900.
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    13. Jernigan VB, Salvatore AL, Styne DM, Winkleby M. Addressing food insecurity in a Native American reservation using community-based participatory research. Health Educ Res. 2012 Aug; 27(4):645-55. PMID: 21994709.
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    14. Jernigan VB, Duran B, Ahn D, Winkleby M. Changing patterns in health behaviors and risk factors related to cardiovascular disease among American Indians and Alaska Natives. Am J Public Health. 2010 Apr; 100(4):677-83. PMID: 20220114; PMCID: PMC2836357.
    15. Lorig K, Ritter PL, Laurent DD, Plant K, Green M, Jernigan VB, Case S. Online diabetes self-management program: a randomized study. Diabetes Care. 2010 Jun; 33(6):1275-81. PMID: 20299481; PMCID: PMC2875437.
    16. Jernigan VB. Community-based participatory research with Native American communities: the Chronic Disease Self-Management Program. Health Promot Pract. 2010 Nov; 11(6):888-99. PMID: 19376928; PMCID: PMC4718735.
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