Publications from CGEC staff


Blackwood, J., Shubert, TE., Chase, C., Fogerty, K., The Influence of Mild Cognitive Impairment on Measures of Fall Risk in Community Dwelling Older Adults. Alzheimer's Association International Conference in Boston, MA, July 13-18, 2013.

Blackwood, J., Shubert TE., Chase, C., Fogarty, K., The Relationship Between Fall Risk and Executive Function in Community Dwelling Older Adults. Michigan Physical Therapy Association Fall Conference, Southfield, MI. October 2013.

Blackwood, J., Shubert TE., Chase, C., Fogarty, K., The Effect of a Computerized Cognitive Training Program on Fall Risk in a Group of Community Dwelling Older Adults. The Gerontological Society of America's 66th Annual Scientific Meeting, New Orleans, LA. November 2013.

Bomberger, SA., Ryan-Smith, A., Marks, B., Shubert, TE., The Influence of Cognitive Function on Clinical Balance Assessments in Community-Dwelling Elderly. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, Vol 45:5 Supplement.

Clarke C., Lowman S., DeWalt D., Busby-Whitehead J., Roberts E., An Innovative Approach to Teaching Health Literacy Using Standardized Patients. The Gerontologist Program Abstracts. November 2012, (Program Book), Abstract 720 (269): 116

Clarke, C., Swager, P., Maximizing Data Management Systems to Capture Educational Program Performance: Three Models of Qualitative and Quantitative Data.  Symposium Gerontological Society of America. New Orleans, LA. November 24, 2013.

DeSumma, M., Shubert TE., Whitney S., Lopez-Lennon, C., Geriatrics Balance and Falls SIG Balance in the Continuum of Care: Preventing Injuries and Re-Hospitalizations. American Physical Therapy Combined Sections Meeting, San Diego, CA, January 2013.

Ferguson B., Lowman S., Dewalt D., Assessing Literacy in Clinical Settings: The Patient Perspective, Journal of Health Communication, 2011; 16(2): 124-134.

Friedman, D.B., Laditka, J.N., Hunter R., Ivey S., Wu B., Laditka S.B., Tseng W., Corwin S., Liu R., Matthews A.E., Getting the Message Out About Brain Health, The Gerontologist 2009 49: S50-S60.

Hughes S L., Willams B, Molina L C., Bayles C, Bryant L, Harris J, Hunter R, Ivey S, Watkins K., Characteristics of physical activity programs for older adults, The Gerontologist 2005 45: 700-704.

Ladtika J.N., Beard R.L. Bryant L.L., Fetterman D., Hunter R., Ivey S., Logsdon R.G., Sharkey J.R., Wu B., Promoting Cognitive Health: A Formative Research Collaboration of the Healthy Aging Research Network, The Gerontologist 2009 49: S12-17.

LaMantia, M., Platts-Mills T, Biese K., Khandelwal C., Forbach C., Cairns C., Busby-Whitehead J., Kizer J., Predicting hospital admission/returns to the emergency dept for elderly patients, Acad Emerg Med 2009; In Press.

LaMantia M, Scheunemann L.P., Vreia A., Busby-Whitehead J., Hanson L.C., Interventions to improve transitional care between nursing homes and hospital, J Am Geriatric Soc, 2010. In Press.

Lowman S., Hunter R., Reddy S., Immigrant Elders, North Carolina Medical Journal, 2008; 69(5): 389-392. (commentary).

Matthews A.E., Ladtika S.B., Ladtika J.N., Wilcox S., Corwin S.J., Liu R., Friedman D.B., Hunter R., Tseng W., Logsdon R.G., Older Adults' Perceived Physical Activity Enablers and Barriers, Journal of Aging and Physical Activity, 2010; 18(2): 119-140.

McWilliams A., Rosemond C., Roberts E., Calleson D., Busby-Whitehead J., Home-based interdisciplinary service-learning experience, Gerontology and Geriatrics Education, 2008: 28(3): 89-104.

Ory, M.G., St. John, J., Beaudoin, C. E., Shubert, T., Rosemond, C., Howell, D., & Smith, M. L. (2013). Developing, implementing, and disseminating a falls prevention curriculum for community health workers. Gerontological Society of America Annual Conference, November 20-24, 2013, New Orleans, LA.

Satariano, W.A., Ivey S.L., Kurtovich E., Kealey M., Hubbard A.E., Bayles C.M., Bryant L.L., Hunter R.H., Prohaska T.R., Lower-Body Function, Neighborhoods, and Walking in an Older Population, American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 2010; 38(4), 419-428.

Schneider, E.C., Bomberger, S. A., Altpeter, M., Smith, M. L., Ory, M. G., Shubert, T., & Scheirer, M. A. (2013). State-based fall prevention coalitions: Policies implemented, barriers encountered, successful strategies.  Gerontological Society of America Annual Conference, November 20-24, 2013, New Orleans, LA.

Schneider, EC., Beattie, BL.  Frontiers in Public Health.  April 27, 2015.

Schrodt LA, Garbe KC, Chaplin R, Busby-Whitehead J, Shubert T.E., An Effective Community–Academic Partnership to Extend the Reach of Screenings for Fall Risk . Prev Chronic Dis 2013;10:120213. DOI:

Lori A. Schrodt, Kathie C. Garbe, and Tiffany E. Shubert, Trained Community Providers Conduct Fall Risk Screenings With Fidelity: An Effective Model for Expanding Reach. Health Promot Pract 1524839913514752, first published on December 27, 2013 doi:10.1177/1524839913514752

Shubert, T.E., McCulloch K., Hartman M., Giuliani C.A., The Effects of an Exercise-Based Balance Intervention on Physical & Cognitive Performance for Older Adults, Journal of Geriatric Physical Therapy, Oct-Dec 2010; 33(4): 157-164

Shubert, TE., Evidence-Based Exercise Prescription for Balance and Falls Prevention: A Current Review of the Literature, Journal of Geriatric Physical Therapy, July-September 2011; 34(3): 100-108

Shubert, TE., Clarke, C. B., Bomberger, S. A., Smith, M. L., & Ory, M. G. (2013). Evidence-based fall prevention for physical therapists: The reach, implementation and evaluation of an online training program on physical therapy practice. Gerontological Society of America Annual Conference, November 20-24, 2013, New Orleans, LA.

Shubert, TE., Rosemond, C, Womack, J, Fraser M, Clarke, C, Busby-Whitehead, J. EMS, The Department of Aging and UNC – An innovative model to link high risk fallers with evidence-based interventions and resources. (2013) The Gerontological Society of America Annual Conference, November 20-24, 2013, New Orleans, LA.

Shubert, TE., Clarke, C, Bomberger, S, Roberts, E, Busby-Whitehead, J. Developing an online training program for evidence-based fall prevention: Physical Therapists and the Otago Exercise Program. (2013) The Gerontological Society of America Annual Conference, November 20-24, 2013, New Orleans, LA.

Shubert, TE., Opportunities, Resources and Implementation of Evidence-based Fall Risk Management in the Clinical Setting. 5th Annual Older Adult Falls Prevention Webcast. Florida Department of Health, Injury, Prevention Program. September 2013. Tallahasee, FL.

Shubert, TE., Smith, ML., Prizer, LP., Ory, MG., Complexities of Fall Prevention in Clinical Settings: A Commentary. Gerontologist. July 25 2013

Shubert, TE., Research to Community-The Evolution of a Sustainable Fall Risk Management Partnership. National Institute of Senior Centers NISC Award Webinar. September 2013. Washington, DC.

Shubert, TE.,  Smith, MA., Ory, MG., Clarke, CB., Bomberger, SA., Roberts, E., Busby-Whitehead, J.  Translation of the Otago Exercise Program for adoption and implementation in the United States.  Frontiers in Public Health.  April 27, 2015.

St. John, JA., Shubert, TE., Smith, ML., Rosemond, CA., Howell, DA., Beaudoin, CE., Ory, MG., Developing and evidence-based fall prevention curriculum for community health workers. Frontiers in Public Health.  April, 27, 2015.