Campbell, C., Burg, M. & Gammonley, D. (2015). Measures for
incident reporting of patient violence and aggression towards
healthcare providers: A Systematic Review. Aggression &
Campbell, C. (2015). Innovations in Governance:
Application to Social Work. Human Service Organizations:
Management, Leadership & Governance, 39(4), 399-347.
Campbell, C., Freytes, I., & Hoffman, N. (2015). A
home-based intervention's impact on caregiver burden for Veterans
with dependence performing activities of daily living: an
interdisciplinary approach. Social Work in Health Care, 54(5),
Campbell, C., McCoy, S., Hoffman, N., & ONeil, P. (2014)
Decreasing role strain for caregivers of veterans with dependence
in performing activities of daily living. Health &
Social Work, 39(4), 55-62.
Campbell, C., McCoy, S., Burg, M., & Hoffman, N. (2013).
Enhancing homecare staff safety through reducing client aggression
& violence in non-institutional care settings: a systematic
review. Home Healthcare Management and Practice,
M. Amoy Fraser
Lind, J.D., Powell-Cope, G., Chavez, M.A., Fraser, M., &
Harrow, J. (2013). Negotiating domains of patient dignity in
VA spinal cord injury units: Perspectives from interdisciplinary
care teams and veterans. Annals of Anthropological
Practice, Special Issue: Anthropology Goes Public in the VA,
Zhang, N.J. Terry, A., & McHorney, C.A. (2014). Impact of
health literacy on medication adherence: A systematic review and
meta-analysis. Annals of Pharmacotherapy, 48(6),
Cynthia Williams, Ph.D. (PAF Alum), Yara Asi, Ph.D.
(PAF 2015 graduate), Amanda Raffenaud, Matt Bagwell, Ibrahim
Williams, C., Asi, Y., Raffenaud,
A., Bagwell, M., & Zeini,
I. (2015). The effect of information technology on
hospital performance. Health Care Management Science, 1-9.
Mehmet Yesilbas, Ph.D., M.P.A., LL.B
Yesilbas, M. and Ustun, Y. (2015). A cost-benefit analysis
of the individual mandate in the health coverage system of the USA.
International Journal of Public Policy, 11
Featured Columnist in the PA Times (American
Society for Public Administration)
Yara Asi - ABD, Health Services Management and
Saleh, S., Asi, Y., & Hamed, K. (2013). Effectiveness of
integrating case studies in online and face-to-face instruction of
pathophysiology: A comparative study. Advances in Physiology
Education, 37, 201-206.
Dimachkie, M., Campbell, C., Oetjen, R., Webber, L., & Asi,
Y. (2014). Mortality Amenable to Health Care in Louisiana: Results
from a Cross-Sectional Study. International Journal of Public
Fotter, M., Malvey, D., Asi, Y., Kirshner, S., & Warren, N.
(2014). Can inbound and domestic medical tourism improve your
bottom line? Identifying the potential of a U.S. Tourism Market.
Journal of Healthcare Management, 59(1), 49-63.
"Health-Related Quality of Life in Conflict Zones: Measurement,
Outcomes, and Mediating Factors." Poster presented at the UCF
Graduate Research Forum. April 1, 2014.
"Health Information Technology and Hospital Performance: A
Measurement of Technical Efficiency." Poster presented at the UCF
Graduate Research Forum. April 1, 2014.
"Women in Humanitarian Crises." Panel presentation at the
Women at Crossroads: Literacy, Leadership, Power and Technology
Conference. February 22, 2014.
"The Impact of Conflict on Health-Related Quality of Life: A
Review of the Literature." Poster presented at the UCF College of
Medicine Global Health Conference. February 1, 2014.
"ACO involvement with RHCs: A qualitative study." Paper
presented at the American Public Health Association International
Conference and Expo. November 2013.
Bagwell. M. & Ortiz, J. "ACO involvement with RHCs: A
qualitivate study. Paper presented at the National Rural Health
Association RHC Conference (Austin, TX). October 2013; Presented at
the National Rural Health Association Conference (Louisville, KY).
"City and County Government Budget Crises in the U.S." Paper
presented at the Annual meeting of the American Society for Public
Administration, March 2013; Presented at the Southeastern
Conference for Public Administration. October 2012.
"Ethical decision making and zero tolerance: meeting the needs
of the patient and healthcare provider." Paper presented at
the 4th International Conference on Violence in the Healthcare
Sector. October 2014.
"Enhancing Homecare Staff Safety Through Reducing Client
Aggression and Violence in Non-Institutional Care Settings."
Workshop presented at the 4th International Conference on Violence
in the Healthcare Sector. October 2014.
M. Amoy Fraser
"Introduction to Veterans' Treatment Courts". Annual meeting of
the Florida Crime Prevention Association. Orlando, FL. October
Winston, J., Warren, M., Palacios, P. & Fraser, M.A..
(2014). "VA Augmentation and Switching Treatments for Depression
Study." Poster presented at VA Research Day. James A. Haley VA
Hospital, Tampa, FL. June 2014.
"A Systematic Review of Evidence of the Success of Drug
Courts for Black Offenders." Workshop presented at Annual
conference of the National Association of Blacks in Criminal
Justice. July 2014.
"Overview of Veterans Treatment Courts: Smartly and
Innovatively Serving Those Who Served." Paper presented at the
annual meeting of the American Society for Public Administration.
Fraser, M.A., Lind, J.D., Powell-Cope, G. &
Gavin-Dreschnack, D. "Case Studies: Female Veterans with Spinal
Cord Injuries Speak." Poster presented at the 2013 annual meeting
of the Academy of Spinal Cord Injury Professionals. September 2013.
Poster received award as the "Best Diversity Poster.
M. Amoy Fraser, Qingqing Lan and Bethany Waricka
"In-Prison Parent-Child Programs in Florida: An Analysis of
Programs and Case Study of Abe Brown Ministries."
Paper presented at the Southeastern Conference for Public
Administration. September 2014.
D., Levey, R., Terry, A. &
Fraser, M.A. "The Evolution of Miami-Dade County's
Two-Tier Government: Have the Original Objectives Been Conserved?"
Paper presentation at the Urban Affairs Association 45th Annual
Meeting. April 10, 2015.
Richard Levey - ABD, Governance
"The Impact of the Great Recession on Florida's Cities: What Do
the Numbers Say?" Paper presented at The Florida League of Cities
Center for Municipal Research and Innovation conference. August
Yesilbas, M., Graziani-Califano, M.
& Caputo, R. I. "Walt Disney World: The
Ultimate Public Private Partnership."Paper presented at the
Florida Political Science Association Annual Meeting,
Orlando, FL, March 2015.
"Turkish Region-Based Development Practices within the
Governance Perspective." Paper presented (as lead author) at the
Southeastern Conference for Public Administration. September,
If we can change the system and bring people together to have the right kind of conversations, then we can really make a long-term change in people's lives -- and that is the goal.
— Nancy Ellis,
Director, Center for Community Partnerships, UCF; Ph.D., public affairs, '07
I am especially proud to be a graduate of the program. The outstanding faculty and multidisciplinary curriculum have provided me with the unique opportunity to enjoy the kind of academic career I always envisioned.
— Joe Saviak,
Assistant Director and Associate Professor, Public Administration Program, Flagler College; Ph.D., public affairs, '07
Our goals are to offer students a venue for exploring interdisciplinary approaches to policy issues, building various skills for the professional work environment and creating comradery among PAF students.
— Lauren O'Bryne,
Doctoral Student and Secretary, Doctoral Program in Public Affairs Student Organization
I like the interactions that I have with my professors as advisors in developing my dissertation because they are critical, yet encouraging at the same time.
— Matt Bagwell,
Doctoral Student and Graduate Research Assistant, Rural Health Research Group