Associate Director for Cancer Prevention and Control - WVU Cancer Institute
Study design, intervention, and baseline characteristics of a group randomized trial involving a faith-based healthy eating and physical activity intervention (Walk by Faith) to reduce weight and cancer risk among overweight and obese Appalachian adults.
Baltic RD, Weier RC, Katz ML, Kennedy S, Lengerich EJ, Lesko SM, Reese D, Roberto KA, Schoenberg NE, Young GS, Dignan MB, Paskett ED.
Contemp Clin Trials. 2015; 44: 1-10.
Public education and targeted outreach to underserved women through the National Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program.
Levano W, Miller JW, Leonard B, Bellick L, Crane BE, Kennedy S, Haslage NM, Hammond W, Tharpe FS.
Cancer. 2014; 120 Suppl 16: 2591-2596.
Understanding Cancer: developing and evaluating an easy to read cancer education curriculum for the Appalachian population.
Kennedy S, Conn ME, Fickle D, Bencivenga M, Aumiller B, Stuart M, Lesko S, Dignan MB.
J Cancer Educ. 2014; 29(Supp 1): s47-s48.
Factors influencing adherence to mammography screening guidelines in Appalachian women participating in a mobile mammography program.
Vyas A, Madhavan SS, Lemasters T, Atkins E, Gainor SJ, Kennedy S, Kelly KM, Vona-Davis LC, Remick SC.
J Community Health. 2012; 37(3): 632-646.
Adapting and implementing evidence-based cancer education interventions in rural Appalachia: real world experiences and challenges.
Vanderpool RC, Gainor SJ, Conn ME, Spencer C, Allen AR, Kennedy S.
Rural Remote Health. 2011; 11(4): 1807.
Disparities in underserved white populations: the case of cancer-related disparities in appalachia.
Paskett ED, Fisher JL, Lengerich EJ, Schoenberg NE, Kennedy S, Conn ME, Roberto KA, Dwyer SK, Fickle D, Dignan MB.
Oncologist. 2011; 16(8): 1072-1081.
Bonnie's Bus: first year accomplishments and future directions.
Faulkner SL, Kennedy S, Gainor SJ, Conn ME, Allen AR, Brown PK, Madhavan SS, Vona-Davis LC, Shreiman J, Remick SC.
J Womens Health (Larchmt). 2011; 20(2): 464.
From high tech to high touch: integrating community voices in mobile mammography outreach.
Kennedy S, Stephens S, Tephabock K, Brown PK, Davis P, Keresztury J, Narsavage GL.
WV Med J. 2009; 105 Spec No: 74-77.
Human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine availability, recommendations, cost, and policies among health departments in seven Appalachian states.
Katz ML, Reiter PL, Kluhsman BC, Kennedy S, Dwyer SK, Schoenberg NE, Johnson A, Ely G, Roberto KA, Lengerich EJ, Brown PK, Paskett ED, Dignan MB.
Vaccine. 2009; 27(24): 3195-3200.
Self-test device for cytology and HPV testing in rural Appalachian women: an evaluation.
Soisson AP, Reed E, Brown PK, Ducatman BS, Armistead J, Kennedy S, Wang WX, Kramer P, Rose S.
J Reprod Med. 2008; 53(6): 441-448.
Doctor of Education, Higher Education Administration; West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV; December 2013