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2020 Publications

Bryan Weichelt, Priya Nambisan, Rick Burke & Casper Bendixsen (2020) Finding the Edges of Problems: Social Media as an Exploratory Research Tool, Journal of Agromedicine, DOI: 10.1080/1059924X.2020.1815624 

2019 Publications

Bendixsen C. A farm kid paradox. Journal of Anthropology of North America. 

Gorucu S, Weichelt B, Pate M. Fatal agricultural injuries in Pennsylvania, 2015-2017: Comparative analysis of two systems’ data collection methods and datasets. Journal of Agricultural Safety and Health. 2019; 25(2):53-61. doi:10.13031/jash.13165

Janssen I, Berg RL, Marlenga B, Pickett W. Sleep in farm adolescents. The Journal of Rural Health. 2018; 34(4):436-41. doi:10.1111/jrh.12341

Murphy D, Gorucu S, Weichelt B, Scott E, Purschwitz M. Using multiple coding schemes for classification and coding of agricultural injury. Am J Ind Med. 2019; 62: 87–98.

Weichelt B., Heimonen T., Pilz M., Yoder A., Bendixsen C. An Argument against Cross-Platform Development: Lessons from an Augmented Reality App Prototype for Rural Emergency Responders. JMIR Mhealth Uhealth (in press).   

Weichelt B., Hooper E., Chow B. Infant Identical Triplets’ Presentation of Human Parechovirus Type 3. IDCases. (in press) ISSN 2214-2509.

Weichelt B, Bendixsen C, Keifer M. Farm Owners and Workers as Key Informants in User-Centered Occupational Health Prototype Development: A Stakeholder-Engaged Project. J Med Internet Res 2019;21(1):e9711. DOI: PMID: 30694202

Nour MM, Field WE, Ni J-Q, Cheng C. Development of methodology to document and code farm-related injuries and fatalities involving manure storage, handling and transport – with summary of 2017 incidents. Journal of Agromedicine. 2019; 24:90-100. doi:10.1080/1059924X.2018.1539420

Raygor AD, Lindberg SM. In pursuit of a 2020 vision: Evaluation findings of the National Initiative for Childhood Agricultural Injury Prevention. Madison, WI: University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute; 2018.

Pickett W, Berg RL, Kaprelian J, Marlenga B. A contemporary profile of the mental health of girls from farm and non-farm environments. Journal of Agromedicine. 2019; 30:1-10. doi:10.1080/1059924X.2019.1623142

Weichelt B, Gorucu S, Murphy D, Alves Pena A, Salzwedel M, Lee BC. Agricultural youth injuries: A review of 2015-2017 cases from U.S. news media reports. Journal of Agromedicine. 2019; 24(3):298-308. doi:10.1080/1059924X.2019.1605955

Weichelt B, Heimonen T, Gorucu S, et al. Redesigning a sentinel surveillance system for collecting and disseminating near real-time agricultural injury reports: System usability study. JMIR Form Res; 2019; 3(3):e13621. doi:10.2196/13621 

2018 Publications

Elliot V, Hagel L, Dosman J, Rana M, Lawson J, Marlenga B, Trask C, Pickett W. Resilience of Farm Women Working the Third Shift. J Agromedicine. 2018:23(1)70-77.

Lee B. Journal of Agromedicine “Leader in the Field” 2018: Dennis J. Murphy, PhD. J Agromedicine. 2017;23(1):1-2. 

Murphy D, Lee B. Leadership and Funding: Changes Ahead for Agricultural Safety and Health. J Agromedicine. 2018;23(1):3-6. 

Marlenga B, Berg R, Pickett W. National Public Health Data Systems in the United States: Applications to Child Agricultural Injury Surveillance. J Rural Health. 2018:34(3);314-321. 

Weichelt B, Serap G. Supplemental surveillance: a review of 2015 and 2016 agricultural injury data from news reports on Injury Prevention. 2018. 

Rudolphi J, Campo S, Gerr F, Rohlman D. Social and Individual Influences on Tractor Operating Practices of Young Adult Agricultural Workers. J Adolescent Health. 2018;62(5);605-611. 

Weichelt, B. Salzwedel M, Heiberger S, Lee B. Establishing a Publicly Available National Database of U.S News Articles Reporting Agriculture-Related Injuries and Fatalities. J Industrial Medicine. 2018;61(8):667-674. 

Elliot V, Crammer A, Pickett W, Marlenga B, Lawson J, Dosman J, et al. Towards a deeper understanding of parenting on farms: A qualitative study. PLOS One. 2018;13(9). 

Barnes, Kathrine L., VanWormer J, Stokley S, Vickers E, McLean H, Belongia E, and Bendixsen, C. Determinants of Human Papillomavirus Vaccine Attitudes: An Interview of Wisconsin Parents. BMC Public Health. 2018;18:746. 

Bryan Weichelt, Yoder A, Bendixsen C, Pilz M, Minor G, and Keifer M. Augmented Reality Farm MAPPER Development: Lessons Learned from an App Designed to Improve Rural Emergency Response. J Agromedicine. 2018;23(3). 

Scott Heiberger. The future of agricultural safety and health: North American Agricultural Safety Summit, February 2018, Scottsdale, Ariz. J Agromedicine. 2018;23(3):302-304. 

Athena K. Ramos, Carlo G, Grant K, Bendixsen C, Fuentes A, Gamboa R. A Preliminary Analysis of Immigrant Cattle Feedyard Worker Perspectives on Job-Related Safety Training. Safety. 2018;4(3):37. 

Bryan Weichelt, and Bendixsen C. A Review of 2016–2017 Agricultural Youth Injuries Involving Skid Steers and a Call for Intervention and Translational Research. J Agromedicine. 2018;23(4):374-380. 

2017 Publications

Marlenga B, Berg RL, Gallagher, S. News Reports and Their Role in Child Agricutlutrua lInjury Prevention. J Agromedicine. 2017;22(2): 71-77. 

Pickett W, Berg RL, Marlenga B. Social environments, risk-taking and injury in farm adolescents. 

VanWormer JJ, Barnes KL, Waring SC, Keifer MC.  Socio-environmental risk factors for medically-attended agricultural injuries in Wisconsin dairy farmers.  Injury 2017;48(7):1444-1450. 

Marolf A, Heiberger S, Evans J, Joseph L. How Agricultural Media Cover Safety Compared with Periodicals in Two Other Hazardous Industries. J Agric Saf Health. 2017;23(1): 83-94. 

Kaprelian J, Berg RL, Barnes KL, Marlenga B. Integrating Agricultural Injury Prevention with Rural Pediatrics: A Pilot Assessment. J Agromedicine. 2017;22(4):416-419. 

Bendixsen C, Barnes K, Kieke B, Schenk D, Simich J, Keifer M. Sorting Through the Spheres of Influence: Using Modified Pile Sorting to Describe Who Influences Dairy Farmers' Decision-Making About Safety. J Agrodicine. 2017;22(4):316-327. 

Marlenga B, King N, Pickett W, Lawson J, Hagel L, Dosman J, The Saskatchewan Farm Injury Cohort Study Team. Impact of sleep on injury risk amoung rural children. Paediatrics & Child Health. 2017;22(4):211-216. 

Leibman A, Simmons J, Salzwedel M, Tovar-Aguilar A, Lee B. Caring for Children While Working in Agriculture—The Perspective of Farm worker Parents. J Agromedicine. 2017;22(4):406-415. 

Lee B, Salzwedel M, Chyou P, Liebman A. Employers’ Perspective on Childcare Services for Hired Farm Workers. J Agromedicine. 2017;22(4):376-383. 

Lee B, Bendixsen C, Liebman A, Gallagher. Using the Socio-Ecological Model to Frame Agricultural Safety and Health Interventions. J Agromedicine. 2017:22(4);298-303. 

VanWomer J, Bendixsen C, Vickers E, Stokley S, McNeil M, Gee J, Belongia E, McLean H. Association between parent attitudes and receipt of human papillomavirus vaccine in adolescents. BMC Public Health. 2017:17;766. 

Pickett W, Berg R, Marlenga B. Health and Well-Being Among Young People From Canadian Farms: Associations With a Culture of Risk-Taking. J Rural Health. 2017;34(3):275-282. 

2016 Publications

Evans J and Heiberger S. Agricultural Media Coverage of Farm Safety: Review of the Literature. J Agromedicine. 2016;21(1):91-105. 

Schwebel DC, Evans WD, Hoeffler SE, Marlenga B, Nguyen SP, Jovanov E, Meltzer DO, Sheares BJ. Unintentional Child poisoning risk: A review of casual factors and prevetion Studies. J Agromedicine. 2016;46(2):109-130. 

Reyes I, Ellis T, Yoder A, Keifer MC. An Evaluation Tool for Agricultural Health and Safety Mobile Applications. J Agromedicine. 2016;21(4):301-9. 

Bendixsen C. Harvests and Cultivation: the Roles and Futures of Anthropology in Agricultural Health and Safety.  Practicing Anthropology, special edition “Anthropology and Global Health at the Crossroads.” 38.4, (2016): 59-60.

Besterman-Dahan K., Chavez M., Bendixsen C., Dillahunt-Aspillaga C. Community Reintegration of Transitioning Veterans: An Overview of Agricultural Initiatives in Veterans: Political, Social and Health Issues, ed. Milton Townsend. New York: Nova Science Publishing. 2016.

Bendixsen C. The Entanglements of Agrarian Ethics with Agrarian Risks and Leveraging Them in Agricultural Health Safety. J Agromedicine. 2016;22(1):17-25.

Barnes KL, Bendixsen CG. When this breaks down, it’s black gold: Race and Gender in Agricultural Health and Safety. J Agromedicine. 2016;22(1):56-65.