PUBLICATIONS

BOOK CHAPTER

McWhirter, J.E. & Orend, B. (2012). Global Public Health. In B. Orend, An Introduction to International Studies (p. 277-306). Oxford: Oxford University Press.

PEER-REVIEWED PAPERS

In Press

McWhirter, J.E. & Hoffman-Goetz, L. (accepted). Application of the Health Belief Model to U.S. magazine text and image coverage of skin cancer and recreational tanning (2000-2012). Journal of Health Communication.

Published

McWhirter, J.E. & Hoffman-Goetz, L. (2015). Skin cancer early detection information in popular U.S. magazines (2000-2012). Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, 72, 1081-1082..

McWhirter, J.E. & Hoffman-Goetz, L. (2015) Skin Deep: Coverage of skin cancer and recreational tanning in popular Canadian women’s magazines (2000-2012). Canadian Journal of Public Health, 106, e236-e243.

McWhirter, J.E. & Hoffman-Goetz, L. (2015). Coverage of skin cancer risk factors and UV behaviors in popular U.S. magazines from 2000-2012. Journal of Cancer Education, doi: 10.1007/s13187-015-0808-1

McWhirter, J.E. & Hoffman-Goetz, L. (2015). Coverage of skin cancer and recreational tanning in North American magazines before and after the landmark 2006 International Agency for Research on Cancer report. BMC Public Health, 15, 169, doi: 10.1186/s12889-015-1511-1

McWhirter, J.E. & Hoffman-Goetz, L. (2014). North American magazine coverage of skin cancer and recreational tanning before and after the WHO/IARC 2009 classification of indoor tanning devices as carcinogenic. Journal of Cancer Education, doi: 10.1007/s13187-014-0726-7

McWhirter, J.E. & Hoffman-Goetz, L. (2014). A systematic review of visual image theory, assessment, and use in skin cancer and tanning research. Journal of Health Communication, 19, 738-757.

McWhirter, J.E. & Hoffman-Goetz, L. (2013). Visual images for patient skin self-examination and melanoma detection: A systematic review of published studies. Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, 69, 47-55.

McWhirter, J.E. & Hoffman-Goetz, L. (2013). Systematic review of population-based studies on the impact of images on UV attitudes and behaviours. Health Promotion International. DOI: 10.1093/heapro/dat031

McWhirter, J.E. & Hoffman-Goetz, L. (2012). Visual images for skin cancer prevention: A systematic review of qualitative studies. Journal of Cancer Education, 27, 202-216.

McWhirter, J.E., Hoffman-Goetz, L., & Clarke, J.N. (2012). Can you see what they are saying? Breast cancer images and text in Canadian women’s and fashion magazines. Journal of Cancer Education, 27, 383-391.

McWhirter, J., Todd, L., & Hoffman-Goetz, L. (2011). Comparing written and oral measures of comprehension of cancer information by English-as-Second-Language Chinese immigrant women. Journal of Cancer Education, 26, 484-489.

McWhirter, J., Todd, L., & Hoffman-Goetz, L. (2011). Beliefs about causes of colon cancer by English-as-a-Second-Language Chinese immigrant women to Canada. Journal of Cancer Education, 26, 734-739.

Cooke, M. & McWhirter, J. (2011). Public policy and Aboriginal Peoples in Canada: Taking a lifecourse perspective. Canadian Public Policy, 37, S15-S30.

Cooke, M., Guimond, E., & McWhirter, J. (2008). The changing well-being of older adult Registered Indians: An analysis using the Registered Indian Human Development Index. Canadian Journal on Aging, 27, 385-397.

POPULAR PRESS ARTICLES

McWhirter, J. Model’s workday: Behind-the-scenes look at model’s workday, The Record (April 7 2008).

McWhirter, J. Catwalk Debut: Local models get taste of bright lights during Toronto Fashion Week, The Record (November 8 2007).