Barry Hunt

Barry Hunt

Professor

Office: 108 Herzer Bldg.
Mailing Address:
Box 9805
945 Stone Blvd.
Mississippi State, MS 39762
Education:
  • Ed.D., University of Alabama
  • M.A., University of Alabama
  • B.S., Troy State University

Research/Extension Areas:
  • Coordinated school health programs
  • Alcohol and other drug prevention programs
  • Worksite health programs

Courses Taught:
  • FNH 8513 Theory and Practice of Health Education
  • FNH 8553 Behavioral Epidemiology
  • FNH 8990 Introduction to Health Science Research
  • FNH 8143 Problems in Health Education
  • FNH 8263 Seminar in School Health

Awards:
  • Outstanding Business Retention and Expansion Program, Business Retention and Expansion International

Society Memberships:
  • American Academy of Health Behavior
  • American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance
  • American Association for Health Education
  • American Public Health Association
  • American School Health Association
  • International Council for Health, Physical Education, Recreation Sport and Dance

Publications
2017
Walker, J., B. P. Hunt, B. D. Oliver, R. D. Williams. 2017. Overlapping responsibilities of certified health education specialists and certified athletic trainers. Journal of the Louisiana Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance 81(1): 24-30:

2016
Murphy, T. C., D. K. Tidwell, M. E. Hall, R. D. Williams, C. A. Briley, B. P. Hunt. 2016. Exploring a healthy living variable using theory of planned behavior. Health Behavior and Policy Review 3(3):187-197. Download

2015
Hall, M. E., R. D. Williams, B. P. Hunt. 2015. Assessment of attitudes regarding tobacco-free campus policy and secondhand smoke exposure among college students, faculty and staff. American Journal of Health Education 46(1):48-57. Download

2015
Hall, M. E., R. D. Williams, T. M. Penhollow, K. E. Rhodes, B. P. Hunt. 2015. Factors associated with discrimination among college students. American Journal of Health Behavior 39(3):318-329. Download

2015
Hung, L. S., D. K. Tidwell, M. E. Hall, M. L. Lee, C. A. Briley, B. P. Hunt. 2015. A meta-analysis of school-based obesity prevention programs demonstrates limited efficacy of decreasing childhood obesity. Nutrition Research 35(3):229-240. Download

2015
Lee, M. L., D. K. Tidwell, C. A. Briley, J. C. Loveless, B. P. Hunt, W. B. Mikel. 2015. A community-based obesity prevention program decreased the body mass index of university-affiliated participants. Journal of Human Sciences and Extension 3(3):93-106. Download

2013
Cossman, R.E., R.D. Williams, B.P. Hunt, S.B. Slinkard, C.A. Fratesi, T.F. Day. 2013. College students' sense of cycling capability deters helmet use: Implications for safety helmet ordinances. American Journal of Health Sciences 4(2):51-54. Download

2013
Howard, G.M., D.K. Tidwell, C. Briley, and B.P. Hunt. 2013. Vitamin D and Calcium Intakes of Participants With and Without Cancer. Journal of Human Nutrition and Food Science, Vol. 1(2):1015-1020. Download

2012
Dong, B.E., R.D. Williams, B.P. Hunt. 2012. Overlapping responsibilities of Certified Health Education Specialists and Doctors of Osteopathic Medicine. Topics in Integrative Health Care 3(2) ID:3.2007. Download

2012
Murphy, T. C., D. K. Tidwell, M. E. Hall, R. D. Williams, C. A. Briley and B. P. Hunt. 2012. Physical activity and fruit and vegetable consumption habits in college student smokers, social smokers, and nonsmokers. American Journal of Health Studies.

2011
Shaikh, M.A., and B.P. Hunt. 2011. Prevalence and correlates of tobacco use among class 8 to 10 students in Peshawar, Pakistan. Eastern Mediterranean Health Journal 17(2):180-181.

2011
Williams, R.D., J. Barnes, B.P. Hunt, H.C. Winborne. 2011. Health beliefs related to secondhand smoke and smoke-free policies in a college community. American Journal of Health Studies 26(3):152-159.

2011
Williams, R.D., J. Barnes, R. Humphries, B.P. Hunt, and E. Henry. 2011. Beliefs and intentions of restaurant patrons regarding secondhand smoke exposure and smoke-free ordinances. Missouri Journal of Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance 21(1):123-131.

2010
Shumpert, K., B.P. Hunt, and M.E. Hall. 2010. An examination of the role of health promotion in physical therapy. Journal of the Mississippi Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance. 17 pp. Download

2009
Brace, A.M., M.E. Hall, and B.P. Hunt. 2008. Social, economic and health costs of unintended teen pregnancy: The circle of care intervention program in Troup County, Georgia. Journal of the Georgia Public Health Association 1(1):33-46. Download

2008
Shaikh, M.A., B.P. Hunt, and M.E. Hall. 2008. Prevalence and Correlates of tobacco use among class 4 to 9 students in Somaliland. Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association 58(11):656-657.

2008
Whitley, A.M., M.E. Hall, and B.P. Hunt. 2008. The status of certified athletic trainers and athletic protocols in Mississippi public high schools. Journal of the Mississippi Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance.

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