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Diane L. Elliot M.D.

Dr. Elliot was the principal investigator for the ATHENA (Athletes Targeting Healthy Exercise and Nutrition Alternatives) study for young women athletes. She is currently the principal investigator of the PHLAME (Promoting Healthy Lifestyles: Alternative Models' Assessing More Effects) study among fire fighters. Her clinical areas of focus include health promotion, adolescent athletes, muscle disorders, obesity research and primary care general internal medicine.

  • Residency:

    • Medicine-University of California, San Francisco

Memberships and associations

  • Internal medicine, 1979

Publications

  • "Safety and health support for home care workers : The COMPASS randomized controlled trial." American Journal of Public Health  In: , Vol. 106, No. 10, 01.10.2016, p. 1823-1832.
  • "Weight control intervention for truck drivers : The SHIFT Randomized controlled trial, United States." American Journal of Public Health In: , Vol. 106, No. 9, 01.09.2016, p. 1698-1706.
  • "Empiric validation of a process for behavior change." Translational Behavioral Medicine In: , Vol. 6, No. 3, 01.09.2016, p. 449-456.
  • "The Electronic Health Record Objective Structured Clinical Examination : Assessing Student Competency in Patient Interactions While Using the Electronic Health Record." Academic Medicine In: , 21.06.2016.
  • "Sleep, dietary, and exercise behavioral clusters among truck drivers with obesity." Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine In: , Vol. 58, No. 3, 01.03.2016, p. 314-321.
  • "Factors associated with occupational injuries in seasonal young workers." Occupational Medicine In: , Vol. 66, No. 2, 01.03.2016, p. 164-167.
  • "The SHIELD (safety & health improvement : Enhancing law enforcement departments) study mixed methods longitudinal findings." Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine  In: , Vol. 58, No. 5, 2016, p. 492-498.
  • "Effectiveness of total worker health interventions." Journal of Occupational Health Psychology  In: , Vol. 20, No. 2, 01.04.2015, p. 226-247.
  • "The COMPASS pilot study : a total worker Health™ intervention for home care workers." Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine  In: , Vol. 57, No. 4, 01.04.2015, p. 406-416.
  • "The COMmunity of Practice And Safety Support (COMPASS) total worker health™ study among home care workers : Study protocol for a randomized controlled trial." Trials  In: , Vol. 15, No. 1, 411, 27.10.2014.
  • "Digital Video Technology and Production 101 : Lights, Camera, Action." Health Promotion Practice In: , Vol. 15, No. 1, 01.2014, p. 86-90.
  • "Characterizing the needs of a young working population : Making the case for total worker health in an emerging workforce." Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine  In: , Vol. 55, No. 12 SUPPL., 12.2013.
  • "Understanding the durability of a fire department wellness program." American Journal of Health Behavior In: , Vol. 37, No. 5, 09.2013, p. 693-702.
  • "Health promotion for adolescent childhood leukemia survivors : Building on prevention science and ehealth." Pediatric Blood and Cancer  In: , Vol. 60, No. 6, 06.2013, p. 905-910.
  • "Factors in adoption of a fire department wellness program : Champ-and-chief model." Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine In: , Vol. 55, No. 4, 04.2013, p. 424-429.
  • "Economic benefit of the PHLAME wellness programme on firefighter injury." Occupational Medicine In: , Vol. 63, No. 3, 04.2013, p. 203-209.
  • "Surgery clerkship evaluations drive improved professionalism." Journal of Surgical Education In: , Vol. 70, No. 1, 01.2013, p. 149-155.
  • "National athletic trainers' association position statement : Anabolic-androgenic steroids." Journal of Athletic Training In: , Vol. 47, No. 5, 10.2012, p. 567-588.
  • "Mechanisms of motivational interviewing in health promotion : A Bayesian mediation analysis." International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity In: , Vol. 9, 69, 08.06.2012.
  • "Cardiovascular risk factors in multi-ethnic middle school students : The HEALTHY primary prevention trial." Pediatric obesity In: , Vol. 7, No. 3, 06.2012, p. 230-239.
  • "Worksite wellness program implementation : A model of translational effectiveness." Translational Behavioral Medicine In: , Vol. 2, No. 2, 06.2012, p. 228-235.
  • "Body mass index as a predictor of firefighter injury and workers' compensation claims." Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine In: , Vol. 54, No. 5, 05.2012, p. 579-582.
  • "Athletes Targeting Healthy Exercise and Nutrition Alternatives : Harm Reduction/Health Promotion Program for Female High School Athletes."   Handbook of Prevention and Intervention Programs for Adolescent Girls. John Wiley and Sons, 2012. p. 206-239.
  • "Substrate oxidation and cardiac performance during exercise in disorders of long chain fatty acid oxidation." Molecular Genetics and Metabolism In: , Vol. 105, No. 1, 01.2012, p. 110-115.
  • "Medical student perceptions of a behavioural and social science curriculum." Mental Health in Family Medicine In: , Vol. 8, No. 4, 12.2011, p. 215-226.
  • "The PHLAME (Promoting Healthy Lifestyles : Alternative Models' Effects) Firefighter Study: Testing Mediating Mechanisms." Journal of Occupational Health Psychology  In: , Vol. 16, No. 4, 10.2011, p. 501-513.
  • "Worksite health promotion in six varied US Sites : Beta testing as a needed translational step." Journal of Environmental and Public Health In: , Vol. 2011, 797646, 2011.
  • "The IGNITE (investigation to guide new insight into translational effectiveness) trial : Protocol for a translational study of an evidenced-based wellness program in fire departments." Implementation Science In: , Vol. 5, No. 1, 73, 08.10.2010.
  • "A School-based intervention for diabetes risk reduction." New England Journal of Medicine In: , Vol. 363, No. 5, 29.07.2010, p. 443-453.
  • "Efficacy of tart cherry juice in reducing muscle pain during running : A randomized controlled trial." Journal of the International Society of Sports Nutrition In: , Vol. 7, 17, 07.05.2010.

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