Claire Brindis, DrPH

Professor and Director
Institute for Health Policy Studies
+1 415 476-5255

Dr. Brindis is a Professor in the Department of Pediatrics, Division of Adolescent Medicine and the Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences at UCSF. She is Director of the Philip R. Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies, Dr. Brindis is Executive Director of NAHIC, Associate Director of the Public Policy Analysis & Education Center for Middle Childhood & Adolescent Health, and Director of the Bixby Center for Global Reproductive Health, UCSF.

Dr. Brindis' research interests focus on adolescent and child health policy and women's health. Dr. Brindis served as a frequent policy advisor to federal, state and local policymakers and private foundations. Her writings, publications and personal consultation in the field of adolescent pregnancy prevention were extensively utilized in the planning and implementation of various state and federal initiatives. Dr. Brindis served as Chair of the Population, Reproductive Health and Family Planning Section of the American Public Health Association and is on the Board of the Guttmacher Institute. She also participated on the Steering Committee of the CDC's National Health Objectives for the Year 2010, as well as the National Initiative to Improve Adolescent Health. She is a member of the National Advisory Committee for the National Campaign to Prevent Teen Pregnancy's Latino Pregnancy Prevention. Dr. Brindis was honored by the California Department of Health Services in 2000 with the Beverlee A. Myers Award for Excellence in Public Health, and was recognized by a California State Senate Resolution for her achievements. In 2001, she was honored by the Association of Maternal and Child Health Programs with the annual John C. MacQueen Lecture Award, and in 2001, she was honored with the Maternal and Child Health Director’s Award in recognition of her contributions made to improve the health of infants, mothers, children, adolescents, and children with special health care needs in the Nation. Among her multiple publications, Dr Brindis has co-authored a statewide comprehensive strategic plan for California, entitled Investing in Adolescent Health: A Social Imperative for California's Future. She has authored a five-volume monograph series, "Communities Responding to the Challenge of Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention," as well as a "Guidebook for Evaluating School-Based Health Centers." She also co-authored a monograph on implementing the Healthy People 2010 21 Critical Health Objectives, entitled Improving the Health of Adolescents and Young Adults: A Guide for States and Communities.

In the area of reproductive health, Dr. Brindis has led a multidisciplinary evaluation team evaluating California's Office of Family Planning's Family PACT (Planning, Access, Care and Treatment) program. Evaluation of findings indicate that this program has successfully served over a million women and men, and that for every dollar spent on the program an estimated savings of $4.48 in medical and social costs is realized through the prevention of unintended pregnancies. In addition, Dr. Brindis is conducting evaluations of statewide initiatives in Iowa and Colorado aimed at increasing the numbers of women receiving long-acting,, reversible contraceptive methods, as well as a California state-wide initiative aimed at Teenage Pregnancy Prevention . Dr. Brindis' educational background includes a Doctoral Degree in Public Health and Behavioral Sciences from U.C. Berkeley and a Master's Degree in Public Health from UCLA. A native of Argentina, Dr. Brindis is fluently bilingual in English and Spanish.

Publications: 

Validation of a survey to examine drinking-water access, practices and policies in schools.

Public health nutrition

Hecht AA, Grumbach JM, Hampton KE, Hecht K, Braff-Guajardo E, Brindis CD, McCulloch CE, Patel AI

Preterm birth: the role of knowledge transfer and exchange.

Health research policy and systems

Horvath H, Brindis CD, Reyes EM, Yamey G, Franck L

Setting the Stage: Advancing a Cancer Prevention Agenda for Young Adults.

American journal of preventive medicine

Brindis CD

Cancer Prevention During Early Adulthood: Highlights From a Meeting of Experts.

American journal of preventive medicine

Holman DM, White MC, Shoemaker ML, Massetti GM, Puckett MC, Brindis CD

Teens, Tweets, and Tanning Beds: Rethinking the Use of Social Media for Skin Cancer Prevention.

American journal of preventive medicine

Falzone AE, Brindis CD, Chren MM, Junn A, Pagoto S, Wehner M, Linos E

Adverse Childhood Experiences and Resilience: Addressing the Unique Needs of Adolescents.

Academic pediatrics

Soleimanpour S, Geierstanger S, Brindis CD

Measuring Consumer Engagement: A Review of Tools and Findings.

Journal for healthcare quality : official publication of the National Association for Healthcare Quality

Jacobs LM, Brindis CD, Hughes D, Kennedy CE, Schmidt LA

Validation of a Brief Questionnaire Against Direct Observation to Assess Adolescents' School Lunchtime Beverage Consumption.

Journal of nutrition education and behavior

Grummon AH, Hampton KE, Hecht A, Oliva A, McCulloch CE, Brindis CD, Patel AI

The Use of ACOG Guidelines: Perceived Contraindications to IUD and Implant Use Among Family Planning Providers.

Maternal and child health journal

Philliber AE, Hirsch H, Brindis CD, Turner R, Philliber S

The Role of Publicly Funded Family Planning Sites In Health Insurance Enrollment.

Perspectives on sexual and reproductive health

Yarger J, Daniel S, Antonia Biggs M, Malvin J, Brindis CD

Postpartum Contraception and Interpregnancy Intervals Among Adolescent Mothers Accessing Public Services in California.

Maternal and child health journal

Isquick S, Chang R, Thiel de Bocanegra H, Chabot M, Brindis CD

Advancing the Field of Teenage Pregnancy Prevention Through Community-Wide Pregnancy Prevention Initiatives.

The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine

Brindis CD

Characteristic Differences Between School-Based Health Centers With and Without Mental Health Providers: A Review of National Trends.

Journal of pediatric health care : official publication of National Association of Pediatric Nurse Associates & Practitioners

Larson S, Spetz J, Brindis CD, Chapman S

Building Responsive Health Systems to Help Communities Affected by Migration: An International Delphi Consensus.

International journal of environmental research and public health

Pottie K, Hui C, Rahman P, Ingleby D, Akl EA, Russell G, Ling L, Wickramage K, Mosca D, Brindis CD

Improving Receipt and Preventive Care Delivery for Adolescents and Young Adults: Initial Lessons from Top-Performing States.

Maternal and child health journal

Brindis CD, Twietmeyer L, Park MJ, Adams S, Irwin CE

Rural-Urban Differences in Awareness and Use of Family Planning Services Among Adolescent Women in California.

The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine

Yarger J, Decker MJ, Campa MI, Brindis CD

Implementation in Practice: Adaptations to Sexuality Education Curricula in California.

The Journal of school health

Arons A, Decker M, Yarger J, Malvin J, Brindis CD

CDC Grand Rounds: Adolescence - Preparing for Lifelong Health and Wellness.

MMWR. Morbidity and mortality weekly report

Banspach S, Zaza S, Dittus P, Michael S, Brindis CD, Thorpe P

A Trial of the Efficacy and Cost of Water Delivery Systems in San Francisco Bay Area Middle Schools, 2013.

Preventing chronic disease

Patel AI, Grummon AH, Hampton KE, Oliva A, McCulloch CE, Brindis CD

Maximizing School Policies to Reduce Youth Consumption of Sugar-Sweetened Beverages.

The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine

Patel AI, Brindis CD

Research and Engagement Strategies for Young Adult Immigrants Without Documentation: Lessons Learned Through Community Partnership.

Progress in community health partnerships : research, education, and action

Raymond-Flesch M, Siemons R, Brindis CD

Opportunities and Challenges for Adolescent Health Under the Affordable Care Act.

Maternal and child health journal

Tebb KP, Sedlander E, Bausch S, Brindis CD

Insuring Young Adults in the United States Through the Affordable Care Act.

The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine

Brindis CD, Irwin CE

High school students' experiences of bullying and victimization and the association with school health center use.

The Journal of school health

Lewis C, Deardorff J, Lahiff M, Soleimanpour S, Sakashita K, Brindis CD

Options for assuring access to confidential care for adolescents and young adults in an explanation of benefits environment.

The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine

Sedlander E, Brindis CD, Bausch SH, Tebb KP

One-stop shopping: efforts to integrate physical and behavioral health care in five California community health centers.

Policy brief (UCLA Center for Health Policy Research)

Pourat N, Hadler MW, Dixon B, Brindis C

Did increasing use of highly effective contraception contribute to declining abortions in Iowa?

Contraception

Biggs MA, Rocca CH, Brindis CD, Hirsch H, Grossman D

"There is no help out there and if there is, it's really hard to find": a qualitative study of the health concerns and health care access of Latino "DREAMers".

The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine

Raymond-Flesch M, Siemons R, Pourat N, Jacobs K, Brindis CD

Gender, masculinity and migration: Mexican men and reproductive health in the Californian context.

Culture, health & sexuality

Maternowska MC, Withers M, Brindis C

Tapping into water: key considerations for achieving excellence in school drinking water access.

American journal of public health

Patel AI, Hecht K, Hampton KE, Grumbach JM, Braff-Guajardo E, Brindis CD

Adolescent and young adult health in the United States in the past decade: little improvement and young adults remain worse off than adolescents.

The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine

Park MJ, Scott JT, Adams SH, Brindis CD, Irwin CE

Factors influencing the provision of long-acting reversible contraception in California.

Obstetrics and gynecology

Biggs MA, Harper CC, Malvin J, Brindis CD

Improving transition from paediatric to adult cystic fibrosis care: programme implementation and evaluation.

BMJ quality & safety

Okumura MJ, Ong T, Dawson D, Nielson D, Lewis N, Richards M, Brindis CD, Kleinhenz ME

Onsite provision of specialized contraceptive services: does Title X funding enhance access?

Journal of women's health (2002)

Thiel de Bocanegra H, Cross Riedel J, Menz M, Darney PD, Brindis CD

Seizing the opportunity: improving young adult preventive health care.

Adolescent medicine: state of the art reviews

Ozer EM, Scott JT, Brindis CD

Cost-savings from the provision of specific contraceptive methods in 2009.

Women's health issues : official publication of the Jacobs Institute of Women's Health

Foster DG, Biggs MA, Malvin J, Bradsberry M, Darney P, Brindis CD

Same-day LARC insertion attitudes and practices.

Contraception

Biggs MA, Arons A, Turner R, Brindis CD

Limited socioeconomic opportunities and Latina teen childbearing: a qualitative study of family and structural factors affecting future expectations.

Journal of immigrant and minority health / Center for Minority Public Health

Minnis AM, Marchi K, Ralph L, Biggs MA, Combellick S, Arons A, Brindis CD, Braveman P

Separation and reunification: the experiences of adolescents living in transnational families.

Current problems in pediatric and adolescent health care

Schapiro NA, Kools SM, Weiss SJ, Brindis CD

Access to levonorgestrel emergency contraception: science versus federal politics.

Women's health (London, England)

Thompson KM, Raine TR, Foster DG, Speidel JJ, Darney PD, Brindis CD, Harper CC

Redeeming qualities: exploring factors that affect women's use of reproductive health vouchers in Cambodia.

BMC international health and human rights

Brody CD, Freccero J, Brindis CD, Bellows B

Swimming upstream: the challenges and rewards of evaluating efforts to address inequities and reduce health disparities.

Evaluation and program planning

Hughes D, Docto L, Peters J, Lamb AK, Brindis C

Educational barriers, social isolation, and stable romantic relationships among pregnant immigrant Latina teens.

Hispanic health care international : the official journal of the National Association of Hispanic Nurses

Biggs MA, Combellick S, Arons A, Brindis CD

Enhancing service delivery through title x funding: findings from California.

Perspectives on sexual and reproductive health

de Bocanegra HT, Maguire F, Hulett D, Horsley K, Puffer M, Brindis CD

Observations of drinking water access in school food service areas before implementation of federal and state school water policy, California, 2011.

Preventing chronic disease

Patel AI, Chandran K, Hampton KE, Hecht K, Grumbach JM, Kimura AT, Braff-Guajardo E, Brindis CD

School-based health centers in an era of health care reform: building on history.

Current problems in pediatric and adolescent health care

Keeton V, Soleimanpour S, Brindis CD

Young adult preventive health care guidelines: there but can't be found.

Archives of pediatrics & adolescent medicine

Ozer EM, Urquhart JT, Brindis CD, Park MJ, Irwin CE

Public health: The toxic truth about sugar.

Nature

Lustig RH, Schmidt LA, Brindis CD

Critical junctures: assuring healthy outcomes for adolescents in the new millennium.

Adolescent medicine: state of the art reviews

Brindis CD, Ralph LJ

Recommendations of the IOM clinical preventive services for women committee: implications for obstetricians and gynecologists.

Current opinion in obstetrics & gynecology

Gee RE, Brindis CD, Diaz A, Garcia F, Gregory K, Peck MG, Reece EA

Creating an environmental justice framework for policy change in childhood asthma: a grassroots to treetops approach.

American journal of public health

Kreger M, Sargent K, Arons A, Standish M, Brindis CD

Health of adolescents and young adults: trends in achieving the 21 Critical National Health Objectives by 2010.

The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine

Jiang N, Kolbe LJ, Seo DC, Kay NS, Brindis CD

Race, ethnicity and differences in contraception among low-income women: methods received by Family PACT Clients, California, 2001-2007.

Perspectives on sexual and reproductive health

Dehlendorf C, Foster DG, de Bocanegra HT, Brindis C, Bradsberry M, Darney P

Estimating the fertility effect of expansions of publicly funded family planning services in California.

Women's health issues : official publication of the Jacobs Institute of Women's Health

Foster DG, Biggs MA, Rostovtseva D, de Bocanegra HT, Darney PD, Brindis CD

Willingness to have unprotected sex.

Journal of sex research

Foster DG, Higgins JA, Biggs MA, McCain C, Holtby S, Brindis CD

Mental health characteristics and health-seeking behaviors of adolescent school-based health center users and nonusers.

The Journal of school health

Amaral G, Geierstanger S, Soleimanpour S, Brindis C

Rural adolescent health: the importance of prevention services in the rural community.

The Journal of rural health : official journal of the American Rural Health Association and the National Rural Health Care Association

Curtis AC, Waters CM, Brindis C

The role of school health centers in health care access and client outcomes.

American journal of public health

Soleimanpour S, Geierstanger SP, Kaller S, McCarter V, Brindis CD

Should providers give women advance provision of emergency contraceptive pills? A cost-effectiveness analysis.

Women's health issues : official publication of the Jacobs Institute of Women's Health

Foster DG, Raine TR, Brindis C, Rostovtseva DP, Darney PD

Neighborhood poverty, aspirations and expectations, and initiation of sex.

The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine

Cubbin C, Brindis CD, Jain S, Santelli J, Braveman P

Lost opportunities in accessing reproductive health care--can pediatricians still make a difference?

The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine

Brindis CD

Clinic consortia media advocacy capacity: partnering with the media and increasing policymaker awareness.

Journal of health communication

Gardner A, Geierstanger S, Brindis C, McConnel C

Gender, culture and reproductive decision-making among recent Mexican migrants in California.

Culture, health & sexuality

Maternowska C, Estrada F, Campero L, Herrera C, Brindis CD, Vostrejs MM

Trends in adolescent and young adult health in the United States.

The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine

Mulye TP, Park MJ, Nelson CD, Adams SH, Irwin CE, Brindis CD

The role of policy advocacy in assuring comprehensive family life education in California.

Health education & behavior : the official publication of the Society for Public Health Education

Brindis CD, Geierstanger SP, Faxio A

Incorporating youth-led community participatory research into school health center programs and policies.

Public health reports (Washington, D.C. : 1974)

Soleimanpour S, Brindis C, Geierstanger S, Kandawalla S, Kurlaender T

Cost savings from the provision of specific methods of contraception in a publicly funded program.

American journal of public health

Foster DG, Rostovtseva DP, Brindis CD, Biggs MA, Hulett D, Darney PD

Empowerment and physical violence throughout women's reproductive life in Mexico.

Violence against women

Castro R, Casique I, Brindis CD

Family planning and life planning reproductive intentions among individuals seeking reproductive health care.

Women's health issues : official publication of the Jacobs Institute of Women's Health

Foster DG, Biggs MA, Ralph LJ, Arons A, Brindis CD

Use of mental health counseling as adolescents become young adults.

The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine

Yu JW, Adams SH, Burns J, Brindis CD, Irwin CE

A midcourse review of the healthy people 2010: 21 critical health objectives for adolescents and young adults.

The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine

Park MJ, Brindis CD, Chang F, Irwin CE

Innovations in preventive mental health care services for adolescents.

The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine

Buckelew SM, Yu J, English A, Brindis CD

Public savings from the prevention of unintended pregnancy: a cost analysis of family planning services in California.

Health services research

Amaral G, Foster DG, Biggs MA, Jasik CB, Judd S, Brindis CD

Lessons learned in systems change initiatives: benchmarks and indicators.

American journal of community psychology

Kreger M, Brindis CD, Manuel DM, Sassoubre L

What gets measured gets done: assessing data availability for adolescent populations.

Maternal and child health journal

Knopf DK, Jane Park M, Brindis CD, Mulye TP, Irwin CE

Trends in knowledge of emergency contraception among women in California, 1999-2004.

Women's health issues : official publication of the Jacobs Institute of Women's Health

Foster DG, Ralph LJ, Arons A, Brindis CD, Harper CC

Acculturation and the sexual and reproductive health of Latino youth in the United States: a literature review.

Perspectives on sexual and reproductive health

Afable-Munsuz A, Brindis CD

Increasing access to program information: a strategy for improving adolescent health.

Maternal and child health journal

Brindis CD, Hair EC, Cochran S, Cleveland K, Valderrama LT, Park MJ

Estimates of pregnancies averted through California's family planning waiver program in 2002.

Perspectives on sexual and reproductive health

Foster DG, Biggs MA, Amaral G, Brindis C, Navarro S, Bradsberry M, Stewart F

The health status of young adults in the United States.

The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine

Park MJ, Paul Mulye T, Adams SH, Brindis CD, Irwin CE

Moving upstream: the role of schools in improving population health.

The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine

Brindis CD

Community capacity building in CDC's Community Coalition Partnership Programs for the Prevention of Teen Pregnancy.

The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine

Chervin DD, Philliber S, Brindis CD, Chadwick AE, Revels ML, Kamin SL, Wike RS, Kramer JS, Bartelli D, Schmidt CK, Peterson SA, Valderrama LT

Neighborhood context and sexual behaviors among adolescents: findings from the national longitudinal study of adolescent health.

Perspectives on sexual and reproductive health

Cubbin C, Santelli J, Brindis CD, Braveman P

Coalition models: lessons learned from the CDC's Community Coalition Partnership Programs for the Prevention of Teen Pregnancy.

The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine

Kramer JS, Philliber S, Brindis CD, Kamin SL, Chadwick AE, Revels ML, Chervin DD, Driscoll A, Bartelli D, Wike RS, Peterson SA, Schmidt CK, Valderrama LT

Service integration and teen friendliness in practice: a program assessment of sexual and reproductive health services for adolescents.

The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine

Brindis CD, Loo VS, Adler NE, Bolan GA, Wasserheit JN

Evaluation of a peer provider reproductive health service model for adolescents.

Perspectives on sexual and reproductive health

Brindis CD, Geierstanger SP, Wilcox N, McCarter V, Hubbard A

Expanded state-funded family planning services: estimating pregnancies averted by the Family PACT Program in California, 1997-1998.

American journal of public health

Foster DG, Klaisle CM, Blum M, Bradsberry ME, Brindis CD, Stewart FH

Trends in private and public health insurance for adolescents.

JAMA

Newacheck PW, Park MJ, Brindis CD, Biehl M, Irwin CE

Adolescent substance use: beware of international comparisons.

The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine

Pirkis JE, Irwin CE, Brindis C, Patton GC, Sawyer MG

Disparities in adolescent health and health care: does socioeconomic status matter?

Health services research

Newacheck PW, Hung YY, Park MJ, Brindis CD, Irwin CE

Integrating Chlamydia trachomatis control services for males in female reproductive health programs.

Perspectives on sexual and reproductive health

McConnell JK, Packel L, Biggs MA, Chow JM, Brindis C

Meeting the reproductive health care needs of adolescents: California's Family Planning Access, Care, and Treatment Program.

The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine

Brindis CD, Llewelyn L, Marie K, Blum M, Biggs A, Maternowska C

Reproductive health in school-based health centers: findings from the 1998-99 census of school-based health centers.

The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine

Santelli JS, Nystrom RJ, Brindis C, Juszczak L, Klein JD, Bearss N, Kaplan DW, Hudson M, Schlitt J

School-based health centers: accessibility and accountability.

The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine

Brindis CD, Klein J, Schlitt J, Santelli J, Juszczak L, Nystrom RJ

Receipt of psychological or emotional counseling by suicidal adolescents.

Pediatrics

Pirkis JE, Irwin CE, Brindis CD, Sawyer MG, Friestad C, Biehl M, Patton GC

The unique health care needs of adolescents.

The Future of children / Center for the Future of Children, the David and Lucile Packard Foundation

Brindis CD, Morreale MC, English A

Advancing the adolescent reproductive health policy agenda: issues for the coming decade.

The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine

Brindis C

Native American women in alcohol and substance abuse treatment.

Journal of health care for the poor and underserved

Peterson S, Berkowitz G, Cart CU, Brindis C

Adolescents, health policy, and the American political process.

The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine

Brindis CD, Ott MA

A profile of sexually active male adolescent high school students in Lima, Peru.

Cadernos de sau´de pu´blica

Chirinos JL, Salazar VC, Brindis CD

Adolescent health insurance coverage: recent changes and access to care.

Pediatrics

Newacheck PW, Brindis CD, Cart CU, Marchi K, Irwin CE

A comparison study of an elementary school-based health center: effects on health care access and use.

Archives of pediatrics & adolescent medicine

Kaplan DW, Brindis CD, Phibbs SL, Melinkovich P, Naylor K, Ahlstrand K

Pregnancies averted among U.S. teenagers by the use of contraceptives.

Family planning perspectives

Kahn JG, Brindis CD, Glei DA

Building for the future: adolescent pregnancy prevention.

Journal of the American Medical Women's Association (1972)

Brindis C

Small-area analysis: targeting high-risk areas for adolescent pregnancy prevention programs.

Family planning perspectives

Gould JB, Herrchen B, Pham T, Bera S, Brindis C

Community health monitoring: taking the pulse of America's children.

Maternal and child health journal

Halfon N, Newacheck PW, Hughes D, Brindis C

Elementary school-based health center use.

Pediatrics

Kaplan DW, Brindis C, Naylor KE, Phibbs SL, Ahlstrand KR, Melinkovich P

Redesigning a school health workforce for a new health care environment: training school nurses as nurse practitioners.

The Journal of school health

Brindis CD, Sanghvi R, Melinkovich P, Kaplan DW, Ahlstrand KR, Phibbs SL

A profile of the adolescent male family planning client.

Family planning perspectives

Brindis C, Boggess J, Katsuranis F, Mantell M, McCarter V, Wolfe A

Substance use among pregnant adolescents: a comparison of self-reported use and provider perception.

The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine

Teagle SE, Brindis CD

Substance use and social outcomes among participants in perinatal alcohol and drug treatment.

Women's health (Hillsdale, N.J.)

Berkowitz G, Brindis C, Peterson S

Evaluating community efforts to decategorize and integrate financing of children's health services.

The Milbank quarterly

Newacheck PW, Halfon N, Brindis CD, Hughes DC

Integrating children's health services: evaluation of a national demonstration project.

Maternal and child health journal

Hughes DC, Brindis C, Halfon N, Newacheck PW

The state of adolescent health: looking back and planning ahead.

The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine

Neumark-Sztainer D, Blum RW, Brindis CD, Anglin TM, Irwin CE

Social HMOs and other capitated arrangements for children with special health care needs.

Maternal and child health journal

Newacheck PW, Hughes DC, Halfon N, Brindis C

At the crossroads: options for financing college health services in the 21st century.

Journal of American college health : J of ACH

Brindis C, Reyes P

Benchmarking the perioperative process. I. Patient routing systems: a method for continual improvement of patient flow and resource utilization.

Journal of clinical anesthesia

Rotondi AJ, Brindis C, Cantees KK, DeRiso BM, Ilkin HM, Palmer JS, Gunnerson HB, Watkins WD

Options for Recovery: California's perinatal projects.

Journal of psychoactive drugs

Brindis CD, Clayson Z, Berkowitz G

California's approach to perinatal substance abuse: toward a model of comprehensive care.

Journal of psychoactive drugs

Brindis CD, Berkowitz G, Clayson Z, Lamb B

Using a multimethod approach to measure success in perinatal drug treatment.

Evaluation & the health professions

Berkowitz G, Brindis C, Clayson Z

Improving children's access to health care: the role of decategorization.

Bulletin of the New York Academy of Medicine

Hughes DC, Halfon N, Brindis CD, Newacheck PW

Options for recovery: promoting success among women mandated to treatment.

Journal of psychoactive drugs

Berkowitz G, Brindis C, Clayson Z, Peterson S

Choice of research setting in understanding adolescent health problems.

The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine

Gans JE, Brindis CD

The associations between immigrant status and risk-behavior patterns in Latino adolescents.

The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine

Brindis C, Wolfe AL, McCarter V, Ball S, Starbuck-Morales S

Violence and Latino youth: prevention and methodological issues.

Public health reports (Washington, D.C. : 1974)

Rodriguez MA, Brindis CD

A case management program for chemically dependent clients with multiple needs.

Journal of case management

Brindis C, Pfeffer R, Wolfe A

The impact of health insurance status on adolescents' utilization of school-based clinic services: implications for health care reform.

The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine

Brindis C, Kapphahn C, McCarter V, Wolfe AL

Characteristics associated with contraceptive use among adolescent females in school-based family planning programs.

Family planning perspectives

Brindis C, Starbuck-Morales S, Wolfe AL, McCarter V

[The reproductive characteristics of adolescents and young adults in Mexico City].

Salud pu´blica de Me´xico

García-Baltazar J, Figueroa-Perea JG, Reyes-Zapata H, Brindis C, Pérez-Palacios G

What it will take: placing adolescents on the American National Agenda for the 1990s.

The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine

Brindis CD

Trends in rates of live births and abortions following state restrictions on public funding of abortion.

Public health reports (Washington, D.C. : 1974)

Korenbrot CC, Brindis C, Priddy F

Financing health care for adolescents: problems, prospects, and proposals.

Journal of adolescent health care : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine

Newacheck PW, McManus MA, Brindis C

Public policy issues affecting the health care delivery system of adolescents.

Journal of adolescent health care : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine

Brindis CD, Lee PR

Birth weight outcomes in a teenage pregnancy case management project.

Journal of adolescent health care : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine

Korenbrot CC, Showstack J, Loomis A, Brindis C

High fertility among Indochinese refugees.

Public health reports (Washington, D.C. : 1974)

Weeks JR, Rumbaut RG, Brindis C, Korenbrot CC, Minkler D

Family planning among Southeast Asian refugees.

The Western journal of medicine

Minkler DH, Korenbrot C, Brindis C