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DANNY BALLARD
Professor Emeritus, Health and Kinesiology
Office#: 319 Blocker
Mail Stop: 4243
Office Phone: (979) 845-7649
E-mail:
No longer in the college
Primary Emphasis Area: Health Education
Vita: View Document
Short Bio
* Professor of Health Education, Texas A&M University, 1999-present
* Associate Professor of Health Education, Texas A&M University, 1991-1999
* Assistant Professor of Health Education, Texas A&M University, 1985-1990
* Assistant Professor of Health Education, Idaho State University, 1982-1985
* Lecturer, Health and Physical Education, Oklahoma State University, 1977-1982
* Classroom Teacher, Houston and Pasadena, Texas ISDs, 1966-1968, 1969-1977
Area(s) of Emphasis
Health and Safety
Research Interests
Issues in Women's Health
Professional Development
School Health Education
Stress
Publications (journal articles, books, book chapters)*

1. Hall MB, Guidry JJ, McKyer EL, Outley C, Ballard D. (2014). Assessment of Health Disparities Related Academic Preparation among Public Health Department Staff. Education in Medicine Journal. 6(3): e5-12. DOI:10.5959/eimj.v6i3.255

2. Hall MB, Guidry JJ, McKyer EL, Outley C, Ballard D. (2014). Association Analysis of Reported Attitudes and Culturally Competent Behavior Engagement among Public Health Department Employees. Journal of Health Disparities Research and Practice. 7(3):15-24.

3. Hall MB, Guidry JJ, McKyer ELJ, Outley C., Ballard D. (2013). Continuing Education Effects on Cultural Competence Knowledge and Skills Building among Health Professionals. Online Journal of Health Allied Sciences, 12(2):3

4. Kolander, CA, Ballard, DJ & Chandler, C. "Contemporary Women's Health: Issues for Today and the Future" 4e.

5. Kolander, CA, Ballard, DJ & Chandler, C. "Contemporary Women's Health (Press): Issues for Today and the Future" 4e.

6. Kolander, D., Ballard, D.J., & Chandler, C. (2007). Contemporary Women's Health: Issues for Today and the Future, 3rd. McGraw-Hill: Dubuque, IA.

7. Kolander, C., Ballard, D.J., & Chandler, C. (2005). Contemporary Women's Health: Issues for Today and the Future, 2 ed. - Instructor's Manual and Test Bank. Dubuque, IA: McGraw-Hill.

8. Ballard, D.J. (2005). Executive Summary of the Texas School Health Profile. Austin, TX: Texas Education Agency.

9. Ballard, D.J. (2005). School Health Profile: The Status of Health Education in Texas. Austin, TX: Texas Education Agency.

10. Knight, M.Y., Ballard, D.J., Sherman, N.W., & Elledge, J.E. (2004). Preliminary analysis of validity and reliability for the Health Components Violence. Journal of Academic Inquiry, 1(1), 24-36.

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* Publication was joint-authored with students
Diss Publication was from a dissertation
ROS Publication was from a record of study

College of Education and Human Development Grants and Contracts
No current grants/contracts
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Professional Leadership/Service (International/National)

(2005). President.  AAHPERD

(2005). Board of Governors.  AAHPERD

(2005). Executive Committee.  AAHPERD

(2005). Chair.  AAHPERD

(2003). Board of Governors.  American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance, Southern district AAHPERD Rep

(2000). Board of Directors.  American School Health Association (ASHA)

Awards

Alabama PRIDE Award. 

Southern District Acknowledgement Award. 

(2010). Professional Service Health Education Award.  American Association for Health Education (AAHE)

(2010). Women's Progress Award.  Administrators Award

(2009). Gold Medal.  International Council for Health, Physical Education, Sport and Dance

(2008). Recipient.  Recipient of the Texas Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, & Dance Honor Award

(2008). Biennial Distinguished Administrator of the Year.  Recipient of the International Council for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, Sport and Dance (ICHPER-SD)

(2008). Outstanding Educator Award.  Texas A&M College of Education and Human Development

(2001). Fellow.  American School Health Association

(2001). Fellow.  American Association for Health Education

(2000). Extraordinary Service Award.  COE Development Council

(1999). Health Professional of the Year.  Southern District - American Association for Health Professionals

(1998). Educator of the Year.  Texas Association of Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Parks

(1997). Teaching.  Sourthern District AHPERD

(1995). Honor Award.  Southern District AHPERD

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