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Health Education

Curriculum Vitae
Research Interests
Prevention Education
Program Evaluation
Reproductive Health
Sex Education
  • Professor, Dept of Health & Kinesiology, Texas A&M University (2008 - present)
  • Associate Professor, Dept. of Health & Kinesiology, Texas A&M University (2003 - present)
  • Assistant Professor, Dept. of Health & Kinesiology, Texas A&M University (1999 - 2003)
  • Assistant Professor, Division of Education, The University of Texas at San Antonio (1996 - 1999)
  • Graduate Research Assistant, Dept. of Kinesiology and Health Education, The University of Texas at Austin (1994 - 1996)
  • Graduate Teaching Assistant, Dept. of Kinesiology and Health Education, The University of Texas at Austin (1992 - 1994)

Ph.D., Health Education, University of Texas at Austin (1996)
M.A., General Theological Studies, Covenant Theological Seminary (1992)
M.Ph., Philosophy of Education, Catholic University of Campinas (1989)
B.A., Linguistics, Universidade Estadual de Campinas (1979)
CEHD603. Writing Pub Education And Hd Research
CEHD689. Special Topics In Professional Wrtng Grd Sch
HLTH425. Health Program Evaluation
HLTH605. Health Research Methods
HLTH632. Health Program Evaluation
HLTH639. Beh Found Of Health Education
HLTH649. Advanced Health Behavior Theory
HLTH684. Professional Internship
HLTH685. Directed Studies
Qian Ji, Ph.D. (Summer 2021)
Daniel Valdez, Jr. (Summer 2018)
Hong Liu (Fall 2017)
Megan Stiefel Patterson (Spring 2016)
Wuraola Jacobs (Spring 2015)
Kwon Chan Jeon (Fall 2014)
Charles Rogers (Fall 2013)
Brittany Rosen (Summer 2013)
Kristina Garcia (Spring 2011)
Jing Zhang (Spring 2010)
Tomeka Michelle Robinson (Fall 2009)
Heather Honore (Summer 2008)
Adam Barry (Summer 2007)
Lei-Shih Chen (Spring 2007)
Carla Cheatham (Fall 2006)
Eric Buhi (Spring 2006)
Catherine Rasberry (Spring 2006)
Sarah Dunsmore (Fall 2005)
Kelly Wilson (Spring 2004)
Sandra Gayle Suther (Fall 2003)
Books and Monographs
Goodson, P. (2009) Theory in Health Promotion Research and Practice : Thinking Outside the Box. Jones & Bartlett, Publishers.
Journal Articles
Chen, L.S., Yeh, Y., Goodson, P., Zhao, S., Jung, E., Muenzenberger, A., & Kwok, O.M, Ma, P. (2019). Training Texas public health professionals and professionals-in-training in genomics. American Journal of Health Promotion, 33(8), 1159-1165
Megan S. Patterson & Patricia Goodson (2019) Social network analysis for assessing college-aged adults' health: A systematic review, Journal of American College Health,67:1, 59-67, DOI: 10.1080/07448481.2018.1462820
Patterson, M.S. Prochnow, T., & Goodson, P. (2019). The Spread and Utility of Social Network Analysis across a Group of Health Behavior Researchers. Health Behavior Research, 2 (4), Article 8.
Acosta, S., *Chen, X., Goltz, H., Goodson, P., & Padr[243][243]n, Y. (2018). A case study of novice bilingual education teachers conducting action research and diffusing teaching innovations. Urban Education. Advance online publication. doi:10.1177/0042085918805148 (Impact Factor, 2017: 2.1)
Acosta, S., Chen, X., Goltz, H., Goodson, P., Padron, Y. (2018). A Case Study of Novice Bilingual Education Teachers Conducting Action Research and Diffusing Teaching Innovations. Urban Education, online first: DOI: 10.1177/0042085918805148 Secondary
Adam E. Barry, Danny Valdez, Patricia Goodson, Leigh Szucs & Jovanni V. Reyes (2018): Moving college health research forward: Reconsidering our reliance on statistical significance testing, Journal of American College Health, DOI: 10.1080/07448481.2018.1470091
Chen, X., Goodson, P., Acosta, S., Barry, A. E., & McKyer, E.L.J. (2018). Assessing health literacy among Chinese speakers in the U.S. with limited English proficiency. Health Literacy Research and Practice. HLRP: Health Literacy Research and Practice [48]22 Vol. 2, No. 2, 2018, e94 [48]13 e106.
Patterson, M. S. & Goodson, P. (2018) Social network analysis for assessing college-aged adults' health: A systematic review. Journal of American College Health. doi: 0.1080/07448481.2018.1462820 (published online May 31, 2018).
Patterson, M. S., & Goodson, P. (2018). The role of ego networks in compulsive exercise behavior among college sorority women. Journal of Physical Activity & Health, 15(10), 755-762. doi: 10.1123/jpah.2017-0570
Rogers, C.R., Goodson, P., Dietz, L.R., Okuyemi, K.S. (2018). Predictors of Intention to Obtain Colorectal Cancer Screening Among African American Men in a State Fair Setting. American Journal of Men[48]19s Health, 12(4), 851-862.
Valdez, D., Pickett, A.C., Goodson, P. (2018). Topic Modeling: Latent Semantic Analysis for the Social Sciences. Social Science Quarterly, 99 (5), 1665 1679. DOI: 10.1111/ssqu.12528
Bergman, M.W., Goodson, P., Honore-Goltz, H. (2017). Exploring Genetic Numeracy Skills in a Sample of U.S. University Students. Frontiers in Public Health, 5:229. doi: 10.3389/fpubh.2017.00229
Patterson, M.S., Goodson, P. (2017). Using Social Network Analysis to Better Understand Compulsive Exercise Behavior Among a Sample of Sorority Members. Journal of Physical Activity and Health, 14, 360-367.
Goltz, H.H., Bergman, M., Goodson, P. (2016). Explanatory Models of Genetics and Genetic Risk among a Selected Group of Students. Frontiers in Public Health, 4(June): 111. doi:10.3389/fpubh.2016.111
Huerta, M., Goodson, P., Beigi, M., Chlup, D. (2016). Graduate students as academic writers: writing anxiety, self-efficacy and emotional intelligence. Higher Education Research & Development, 2016. Published online:
Jacobs, W., Goodson, P., Barry, A.E. & McLeroy, K. (2016). The role of gender in adolescents' social networks and alcohol, tobacco, and drug use: A systematic review. Journal of School Health, 86(5), 322-333
Jacobs, W., Goodson,P., Barry, A.E., McLeroy, K.R., McKyer, E.L., Valente, T.W. (2016). Adolescent Social Networks and Alcohol Use: Variability by Gender and Type. Substance Use and Misuse. Published online December 23, 2016:
Rahn, R.N., Pruitt, B., Goodson, P. (2016). Utilization and limitations of the American College Health Assessment instrument: A systematic review. Journal of American College Health, 64 (3), 214-237
Rogers, C.R., Goodson, P., Obidike, O.J. (2016). Measuring factors associated with colorectal cancer screening among young adult African American Men: A Psychometric Study. Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health. Published online: DOI 10.1007/s10903-016-0523-y
Acosta, S., Goltz, H.H., Goodson, P. (2015). Autoethnography in action research for health education practitioners. Action Research 13(4), 411-431. DOI: 10.1177/1476750315573589
Chen, L.S.b, Goodson, P., Jung, E . aPopoola, O.a Kwok, O.M. & Muenzenberger, A. (2015). A survey of Texas health educators[8217] family health history-based practice. American Journal of Health Behavior, 39(5):632-639. (1.270IF). PMID: 26248173
Chen, X., Goodson, P., Acosta, S. (2015). Blending Health Literacy With an English as a Second Language Curriculum: A Systematic Literature Review. Journal of Health Communication, 20 (sup 2), 101-111. DOI: 10.1080/10810730.2015.1066467
Diep, C. S., Lu, W., McKyer, E. L. J., Goodson, P., Guidry, J. J., Murano, P. S., & Liew, J. (2015). Influences of fruit and vegetable intake among Asian youth on Texas WIC. Health Behavior and Policy Review, 2(6), 429-437. doi: 10.14485/HBPR.2.6.3
Goodson, P. (2015). Researching Genes, Behavior, and Society to Improve Population Health: A Primer in Complex Adaptive Systems as an Integrative Approach. In: Perry, B.L. (Ed). Genetics, Health and Society. Advances in Medical Sociology 16, 127-156
Jacobs, W., Jeon, K.C., Goodson, P., Valente, T.W. (2015). What[48]19s love got to do with it? Adolescent romantic networks and substance use. International Journal of Adolescence and Youth, DOI 10.1080/02673843.2015.1122643
Jeon, K.C., Goodson, P. (2015). Alcohol and sex: the influence of friendship networks on co-occurring risky health behaviors of US adolescents. International Journal of Adolescence and Youth, DOI: 10.1080/02673843.2015.1110954.
Lu, W., McKyer, E.L., Lee, C., Ory, M.G., Goodson, P., Wang, S. (2015). Children[48]19s active commuting to school: an interplay of self-efficacy, social economic disadvantage, and environmental characteristics. International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity, 12:29. DOI 10.1186/s12966-015-0190-8
Rogers, CR, Goodson, P., Foster, M. (2015). Factors Associated with Colorectal Cancer Screening among Younger African American Men: A Systematic Review. Journal of Health Disparities Research and Practice, 8(3), 133-156.
Rosen BL, Goodson P, Thompson B, Wilson KL. (2015). School nurses[8217] knowledge, attitudes, perceptions of role as opinion leader, and professional practice regarding human papillomavirus vaccine for youth. Journal of School Health 85, 73-81.
Sosa, E.T., Mckyer, E.L., Pruitt, B., Goodson, P., Castillo, L. (2015). The complexities of childhood obesity: A qualitative study among Mexican American Mothers. Journal of Health Disparities Research and Practice, 8 (3), 28-41.
Chen, L. S., Goodson, P, Jung, E., Muenzenberger, A., Xu, L., Kwok, O., Li, M. (2014). Effectiveness of a Genomics Web-based training for health educators in Texas. Genetics in Medicine, 16, 271[8211]278 [ISI 2014 impact factor: 7.329]
Dinah Harriger, Wenhua Lu, E Lisako J McKyer, Buzz E. Pruitt, Goodson, P. Assessment of school wellness policies implementation by benchmarking against diffusion of innovation framework. The Journal of School Health, doi: 10.1111/josh.12145
Goodson, P. (2014). Questioning the HIV-AIDS hypothesis: 30 years of dissent. Frontiers in Public Health 2:154. doi: 10.3389/fpubh.2014.00154
Lu W., McKyer ELJ., Lee, C., Ory, MG., Goodson, P., Wang, S. (2014). Perceived Barriers of Children[48]19s Active Commuting to School: A Systematic Review of Empirical, Methodological and Theoretical Evidence. Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act. (IF:3.68) 2014;11(140). DOI: 10.1186/s12966-014-0140-x
Lu W., McKyer ELJ, Lee C, Wang S, Goodson P, Ory MG. Active Commuting to School: A Test of an Integrative Model of Behavior Prediction. Am J Health Behav. (IF:1.31) 2014;38(6):900-913.
Rogers, CR & Goodson, P. (2014). Male role norms, knowledge, attitudes, and perceptions of colorectal cancer screening among young adult African American men. Frontiers in Public Health 2: 252
Sosa, E.T., McKyer, E.L.J., Goodson, P., Castillo, L. (2014). Mexican American mothers[48]19 perceptions of their role in obesity prevention: A Qualitative study. Journal of Research in Obesity, Vol. 2014 (2014). Article ID 845124, DOI: 10.5171/2014.845124
Chen, L.S., Goodson, P. (2013). Genomics Education and Training Needs of U.S. Health Educators: A (Qualitative) Pilot Study. Health Promotion Practice, 14(1):44-52
Chen LS, Goodson P, Jung E, Muenzenberger A, Xu L, Kwok OM, Li M (2013). Effectiveness of a Web-based genomics training for health educators in Texas. Genetics in Medicine
Diep CS, Foster MJ, McKyer ELJ, Goodson P, Guidry JJ, & Liew J. (2013). What are Asian-American Youth Consuming? Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health in press (Published online 09.01.2013. DOI 10.1007/s10903-013-9905-6).
Diep, C. S., Foster, M., McKyer, E. L. J., Goodson, P., Guidry, J. J., & Liew, J. (2013). What are Asian-American youth consuming? A systematic literature review. Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health
Goodson, P., Chen, L.S., Muezenberger, A., Xu, L., Jung, E. (2013). Genomics Education for Health Educators in Texas: The Family Health History Training Program. Public Health Genomics, 16(5): 233-240
Michel, K.L., Goodson, P., & Pruitt, B.E. (2013). Mr. & Mrs: A Social Cognitive Approach to Understanding how the Marital context Influences Physical Activity. Californian Journal of Health Promotion, 11(2), 73-85
Rosen, B; Goodson, P. (2013-2014). A Recommendation to Use the Diffusion of Innovations Theory to Understand School Nurses[48]19 Role in HPV Vaccine Uptake. International Quarterly of Community Health Education, 34(1): 37-49
Barry, A.E., Goodson, P. (2012). Contextual factors influencing U.S. College Students' Decisions to Drink Responsibly. Substance Use & Misuse, 47, 1172-1184
Ettienne-Gittens, R., McKyer, ELJ., Goodson, P. and Guidry, J. (2012). Evaluating the health education curriculum: Where's the Nutrition? Journal of Health Behavior and Public Health, 2 (3), 27-30
Ettienne-Gittens, R., McKyer, E.L.J., Goodson, P., Guidry, F., Outley, C. (2012). What about health educators? Nutrition education for Allied Health Professionals: A review of the literature. American Journal of Health Education, 43 (5), 288-309
Jeon, K.C., Chen, L.S., Goodson, P. (2012). Abortion Decision-Making after Prenatal Diagnosis of Sex Chromosome Abnormality: A Systematic Review of the Literature. Genetics in Medicine, 14(1): 27-38
Jeon, K.C., Chen, L.S., & Goodson, P. (2012). Decision to abort after a prenatal diagnosis of sex chromosome abnormality: A systematic review of the literature. Genetics in Medicine, 14 (1), 27-38
Jeon, K.C., Chen, L.S., Goodson, P. (2012). Response to Pieters et al. Genetics in Medicine, 14(5): 559
Michel, K.L., Goodson, P., Pruitt, B.E. (2012). A Systems Theory Perspective to Understanding Marital Physical Activity. American Journal of Health Studies, 27(3), 146 - 156
Barry, A.E., & Goodson, P. (2011). Developing and testing the CHORDS: Characteristics of Responsible Drinking Survey. American Journal of Health Promotion, 25(6)
Barry, A., & Goodson, P. (2011). How college students conceptualize and practice responsible drinking. Journal of American College Health, 59(4), 304 - 312
Buhi, E. R., Goodson, P., Neilands, T. B., & Blunt, H. B. (2011). Adolescent sexual abstinence: A test of an integrative theoretical framework. Health Education & Behavior, 38(1), 63-79
Menn, M., Goodson, P., Pruitt, B., Peck-Parrott, K. (2011). Terminology of sexuality expressions that exclude penetration: A Literature Review. American Journal of Sexuality Education, 6:4, 343-359
Menn, Mindy, M.S., Goodson, Patricia, Pruitt, Buzz, and Peck-Parrott, Kelli. Terminology of Sexuality Expressions that Exclude Penetration: A Literature Review, American Journal of Sexuality Education, 6:343-356, 2011
Zhang, J. & Goodson, P. (2011). Acculturatio and psychosocial adjustment of Chinese international students: Examining mediation and moderation effects. International Journal of Intercultural Relations, 35, 614-627
Zhang, J. & Goodson, P. (2011). Predictors of international students' psychosocial adjustment to life in the United States: A systematic review. International Journal of Intercultural Relations, 35, 139-162
Barry AE, Goodson P. (2010). Use (and Misuse) of the Responsible Drinking Message in Public Health and Alcohol Advertising: A Review. Health Education & Behavior, 37(2): 288-303
Chen, L.S. and Goodson, P. (2010). Web-based Survey of U.S. Health Educators: Challenges and Lessons. American Journal of Health Behavior, 34(1): 3-11
Goodson, P. (2010). Sexual Activity in Middle to Later Life: Better health leads to frequent, good quality sex in older adults (Editorial). British Medical Journal 340: c850
Robinson, T., Goodson, P. (2010). Religious and Genomics/Genetics Beliefs: An Exploratory Study. American Journal of Bioethics (AJOB) Primary Research, 1(2): 35-42
Chen, L.S., Goodson, P. (2009). Barriers to Adopting Genomics into Public Health Education: A Mixed Methods Study. Genetics in Medicine, 11(2):104-110. (IS1 2007 impact factor: 3.32)
Buhi, E.R., Goodson P., Neilands, T.B. (2008). Out of sight, not out of mind: Strategies for handling missing data. American Journal of Health Behavior, 32 (1), 83-92.
Chen, L.S., Goodson, P.' (2008). Does Individuals' Perception of Personal Risk of Lung Cancer Affect Their Attitudes toward Protective Health Behavior? Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 35 (Supplement): S71
Chen, L.S., Goodson, P. (2008). Web-based Research: Lessons Learned from the Health Promotion and Genetics/Genomics Survey. Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 35 (Supplement): S21
Chen, L.S., Kwok O.M., Goodson, P. (2008). U.S. Health Educators' Likelihood of Adopting Genomic Competencies into Health Promotion. American Journal of Public Health, 98(9):1651-1657. (IS1 2007 impact factor: 3.61)
Wilson, K., Pruitt, B.E., Goodson, P. (2008). The impact of middle school principals on adoption of abstinence-only-until-marriage programs in their schools curriculum. American Journal of Health Education 39(5), 258-271.
Buhi, E., Goodson P. (2007). Predictors of Adolescent Sexual Behavior and Intention: A Theory-Guided Systematic Review. Journal of Adolescent Health, 40, 4-21.
Buhi, E., Goodson, P., Neilands, T. (2007). Structural Equation Modeling: A Primer for Health Behavior Researchers. American Journal of Health Behavior, 31(1),74-85.
Chen, L.S., Goodson. P. (2007). Entering the Public Health Genomics Era: Why Must Health Educators Develop Genomic Competencies? American Journal of Health Education, 38(3):158-166 (feature article) (accepted with no revision)
Chen, L.S., Goodson, P. (2007) Factors Affecting Acceptance or Decline of Cystic Fibrosis Carrier Testing/ screening: A Theory-Guided Systematic Review. Genetics in Medicine, 9(7):442-450. (IS1 2007 impact factor: 3.32)
Chen, L.S. & Goodson, P. (2007). Factors affecting decisions to accept or decline cystic fibrosis carrier testing/screening: A theory-guided systematic review. Genetics in Medicine, 9(7), 442-450.
Chen, L.S. & Goodson, P. (2007). Public Health Genomics knowledge and attitudes: A survey of public health educators in the United States. Genetics in Medicine, 9 (8), 496-503.
Chen, L.S., Goodson, P. (2007). Public Health Genomics Knowledge and Attitudes: A survey of Public Health Educators in the U.S. Genetics in Medicine, 9(8):496-503 (IS1 2007 impact factor: 3.32)
Chen, L.S., Goodson, P. (2007). The Effects of Age, Race, Educational Level, and Number of Children on Cystic Fibrosis Carrier Testing Decision-Making: A Meta- Analysis. Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 33 (Supplement): S194
Chen, L.S., Goodson, P. (2007). Translating Genomic Research into Health Promotion: A Qualitative Study of Health Educators' Concerns. Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 33 (Supplement): S045
Goodson, P. & Buhi, E. (2007). Behavioral skills and adolescent sexual risk behavior:. Letters to the editor Authors' Reply. Journal of Adolescent Health, 41, 212.
Rasberry, C. N. & Goodson, P. (2007). Predictors of secondary abstinence among a sample of college undergraduates. Archives of Sexual Behavior.
Rasberry, C.N., Goodson, P., Buhi, E.R., Pruitt, B.E., Wilson K., Suther, S.G. (2007). Texas abstinence educators self-efficacy to motivate youth sexual abstinence. American Journal of Sex Education, 2(3), 59-78.
Watkins D.C., Green B.L., Goodson P, Guidry J., Stanley C.S. (2007). Using Focus Groups to Explore the Stressful Life Events of Black College Men. Journal of College Student Development, 48(1), 105-118.
Buhi, E., & Goodson, P. (2006). Reaction Brief: Abstinence education: Research and Practice [150] A reaction to Young and Penhollow. American Journal of Health Education, 37 (4), 253-254.
Chen, L.S., Goodson P. (2006). Entering the Public Health Genomics Era: Why Must Health Educators Develop Genomic Competencies? American Journal of Health Education, 38 (3), 157 [150] 165.
Chen, L.S., Goodson, P. (2006). Psychosocial Factors Affecting the Acceptance or the Decline of Cystic Fibrosis Carrier Testing/Screening: A Systematic Review. Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 31 (Supplement): S035
Dunsmore, S. & Goodson, P. (2006). Motivation for healthy behavior: A review of health promotion research. American Journal of Health Education, 37(3), 170 [150] 183.
Goodson P., Buhi, E.R., Dunsmore, S.C. (2006). Self-esteem and adolescent sexual behaviors, attitudes, and intentions: A systematic review. Journal of Adolescent Health, 38, 310-319.
Goodson, P., Pruitt, B.E., Suther, S., Wilson, K. & Buhi, E. (2006). Is abstinence education theory-based? The underlying logic of abstinence education programs in Texas. Health Education and Behavior, 33 (2), 252-271.
Rasberry, C. N. & Goodson, P. (2006). Personal "Pix": Producing Powerful Professional Portfolios. In K. Goldman and K. Schmalz (Eds.), Health Promotion Practice, 7(4), 372-375.
Chen, L.S., Goodson, P. (2005). Factors Affecting Decision-Making Regarding Reproductive Genetic Testing: A Systematic Review. Annals of Behavioral - Medicine, 29 (Supplement): S120
Goodson, P. & Chen, L.S. (2005). Reactions to Reproductive Genetic Testing: A Systematic Review of Factors Affecting Abortion Decision-Making. Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 29 (Supplement): S153
Wilson, K.L., Goodson, P., Pruitt, B.E., Buhi, E., Davis-Gunnels, E. (2005). A review of 21 Curricula for Abstinence-Only-Until-Marriage Programs. Journal of School Health, 75(3): 90-98.
Suther, S. & Goodson, P. (2004). Texas physicians' perceptions of genomic medicine as an innovation. Clinical Genetics, 65, 368-377.
Goodson, P., Suther, S., Pruitt, B.E., & Wilson, K. (2003). Defining abstinence: Views of directors, instructors, and participants in abstinence-only-until-marriage program in Texas. Journal of School Health, 73(3), 91-96.
Suther, S., and Goodson, P. (2003). Barriers to the provision of genetic services by primary care physicians: A systematic review of the literature. Genetics in Medicine, 5(2), 70-76.
Goodson, P. (2002). Predictors of Intention to Promote Family Planning: A Survey of Protestant Seminarians in the United States. Health Education and Behavior, 29(5), 521-541.
Goodson, P., McCormick, D., & Evans A. (2001). Searching for sexually explicit materials on the Internet: An exploratory study of college students' behavior and attitudes. Archives of Sexual Behavior, 30(2), 101-118.
Goodson, P., McCormick D., & Evans A. (2001). Sex on the Internet: College Students' Emotional Arousal when Viewing Sexually Explicit Materials On-Line. Journal of Sex Education and Therapy, 25(4), 252-260.
Goodson, P., Smith, M.M., Evans, A., Meyer, B., & Gottlieb, N.H., (2001). Maintaining Prevention in Practice: Survival of PIPP in Primary Care Settings. American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 20(30), 184-189.
Goodson, P., McCormick, D., & Evans, A. (2000). Sex and the Internet: a survey instrument to assess college students' behavior and attitudes. CyberPsychology and Behavior, 3(2), 129-149.
Goodson, P., Gottlieb, N.H., & Radcliffe, M. (1999). Put Prevention Into Practice: Evaluation of Program Initiation in Nine Texas Clinical Sites. American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 17(1), 73-78.
Smith, M.M., Gottlieb, N.H., Meyer, B., Huang, P.H., & Goodson, P. (1999). Chart documentation of clinical preventive services at nine Texas clinics. Texas Medicine, 95(8), 56-62.
Conklin, S.C. and Goodson, P. (1998). Sexuality education for clergy: empirical data, current efforts, future needs. Journal of Sex Education and Therapy, 23(1), 33-41.
Book Chapters
Goodson, P., Walsh-Buhi, E., Reeves, S., Wilson, K.L. (2017). Abstinence Education. In: R.J.R. Levesque (ed). Encyclopedia of Adolescence. DOI 10.1007/978-3-319-32132-5_54-2
Goodson, P., & Buhi, E.R.. (2012). Abstinence Education. In R.J. Levesque (Ed.). Encyclopedia of Adolescence (pp. 12-19). New York, NY: Springer
Goodson, P. (2011). Theory as Practice. In: J.B. Butts & K. L. Rich (Eds). Philosophies and theories for advanced nursing practice. (pp. 71-87). Sudbury, MA: Jones & Bartlett Learning
Rasberry, C.N. & Goodson, P. (2006). Health Education. In: F. English (Ed). Encyclopedia of Educational Leadership and Administration. Pp 452 - 455 Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications.
Goodson, P. (2002). Working with nontraditional and underprepared students in health education. In: L Michaelsen, A.B. Knight, L.D. Fink, (Eds.). Team-Based Learning: A Transformative Use of Small Groups. Westport, Connecticut, Praeger Publishers. Reprinted by Stylus, Publishing; Sterling, VA in 2004.
Other Publications and Presentations
Jeon, K.C., Goodson, P. (2015). US adolescents[48]19 friendship networks and health risk behaviors: a systematic review of studies using social network analysis and Add Health data. PeerJ 3:e1052; DOI 10.7717/peerj.1052
Goodson, P. & Zhang, J. (2008). Peering through Stained Glass Windows: How Religion Colors U.S. Adolescents' Sexuality. A review of Forbidden Fruit: Sex & Religion in the Lives of American Teenagers by Mark Regnerus. Journal of Sex Research (accepted in July 2007).
Goodson, Pruit, Buhi, Wilson, Rasberry & Gunnels.(2003). Abstinence education evaluation: Phase 5 Technical Report.
Faculty Development Leave
PI. TAMU Dean of Faculties (State)
2016-01-01 — 2016-05-31
PESCA: Treating HIV infection in children: Parents' decisions to initiate, delay, refuse, or discontinue drug therapy
PI. TAMU Office of the Vice President for Research - PESCA (State)
2015-05-01 — 2016-04-30
Responsible Drinking: Definitions and Practices of Young Adults
PI. University of Florida-Gainesville (State)
2012-04-01 — 2014-03-31
Responsible Drinking: Definitions and Practices of Young Adults
PI. Purdue University (State)
2011-04-01 — 2013-03-31
Development, Implementation, and Evaluation of a Cancer Genomics Training Program for Health
Co-PI (). American Cancer Society (Private)
2011-01-01 — 2014-12-31
Development, Implementation, and Evaluation Cancer Genomes Education and Training for Texas Health Educators
Co-PI (). Cancer Prevention & Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT) (State)
2010-08-01 — 2013-01-31
Decisions to forgo or not adhere to antiretroviral therapies for HIV infection: A pilot study of long-term nonprogressors (LTNPs)
PI. TAMU CEHD Leonard Ponder Endowed Chair Research Grant (State)
2009-09-01 — 2013-08-31
Relating the Christian Faith to Knowledge, Attitudes and Practices Regarding Human Stem-Cell Research
PI. Louisville Institute, The (Private)
2007-09-01 — 2008-05-31
Abstinence Education Program Evaluation
Co-PI (). Texas Department of Health (State)
2000-10-01 — 2005-09-30
2013 Dean's Roundtable - Outstanding Educator Awar. Outstanding Educator Award. (2013)
2017-2018 Outstanding Mentoring Award. Women's faculty network - TAMU. (2018)
Armstrong Scholar Award. Department of Health and Kinesiology. (2008)
Association of Former Students. Awarded Association of Former Students Distinguished Achievement Award. (2010)
Association of Former Students. Distinguished Achievement Award for Teaching. (2005)
Best undergrad poster award. Emily Davis undergrad research project partner (TAMU). (2003)
Division of Health and Safety Research Award (2002)
Foundation for the advacement of health education. Ann E. Nolte Writing Award. (2016)
Montague. Center for Teaching Excellence. (2002)
Outstanding Graduate Student. Sandy Suther is a doctoral student (TAMU). (2003)
Outstanding New Faculty. COE Development Council Award. (2000)
PIPER Teaching Award. Sole Nominee for TAMU, State Level Competition. (2012)
Presidential Professor Award. University Award. (2012)
Editorial Board Member. Journal of Sex Research (2009 - 2009)
Chair. Roles and Expectations for Health Educators Committee. (2010)
Chair. TAMU Chapter for the Text and Academic Author's Association. (2015)
Director. CEHD Writing Initative POWER Series. (2010)