Mandy Golman, Ph.D., M.S., MCHES

Associate Professor

Affiliate Faculty, Institute for Women's Health (IWH)

School of Health Promotion and Kinesiology

Mandy Golman, Ph.D., M.S., MCHES

Contact

mgolman@twu.edu
940-898-2865
CFO 1009

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Biography

Dr. Mandy Golman is an Associate Professor in the School of Health Promotion and Kinesiology at Texas Woman's University (TWU) where she teaches Community Health, Program Planning and Evaluation, Perspectives of Women's Health, and Strategies in Health Education Delivery. She is a multi-faceted educator, researcher, trainer, and consultant whose work spans the health spectrum to include women's wellness, eating disorder prevention, teen pregnancy, parenting, adolescent sexuality, nutrition, and the importance of positive body image. She routinely consults and conducts workshops for major school districts, private schools, and healthcare providers. Dr. Golman is the Principal Investigator (PI) and Evaluator on several grants, including a  5 year, $4.9 million-dollar grant (grant number 6 TPIAH000094-01-01) awarded in 2015 from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office of Adolescent Health.

Education

Ph.D., Health Studies, Texas Woman's University, Denton, Texas
M.S., Health Care Administration, Texas Woman's University, Denton, Texas
B.A., Psychology, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas

Research Interests

Parental Communication Around Sexual Health; Teen Pregnancy and STI Prevention; Adolescent Sexuality; Community Needs Assessment; Program Planning And Evaluation; Qualitative Research Methods, Community Based Participatory Research (CBPR); Body Image, Eating Disorders; Socio-Ecologic Model

Latest Articles

Engaging church leaders in the reduction of teen birth rate in high risk areas
International Quarterly of Community Health Education (2020)
Mandy Golman, Amy Luu, Nila Ricks

Cultural Differences in Parental Self-Efficacy in Communicating with Teens about Sex: A Pilot Study
Urban Social Work (2019)
Nila Ricks, Mandy Golman, Mia Kirby, Irene Gallegos

Analyzing long-acting reversible contraceptive access for adolescents
Journal of the American Academy of PAs (2018)
Isuri Weerasinghe, Tiffany Kindratt, Mandy Golman, Nancy Wood

Improving human papillomavirus vaccination uptake in college students: a socio-ecological perspective
American Journal of Health Education (2017)
Beth Lanning, Mandy Golman, Katie Crosslin

Chapters

Utilizing the Socio-ecological Model as a Framework for the Prevention of Teen Pregnancy
in Socio-Cultural Influences on Teenage Pregnancy and Contemporary Prevention Measures | IGI Global (2019)
Mandy Golman, Nila Ricks, Jesse Weaver, Irene Gallegos

Eating Disorders in College Students
in Eating Disorders in Special Populations | CRC Press (2017)
Mandy Golman, Marilyn Massey-Stokes, Susan Karpiel

Externally Funded Projects

Changing the Map of Teen Pregnancy through Replication of Programs Proven Effective ($855,769) Year 1 of 3
GOV-Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) | 2020
Role: Evaluator

Itp3 Innovator Award
GOV-Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) | $8,500.00 | 2019
Role: Principal Investigator

Replicating Evidence-Based Teen Pregnancy Prevention Programs to Scale in Communities with the Greatest Need Year 5 of 5
GOV-Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) | $987,500.00 | 2019
Role: Principal Investigator

Replicating Evidence-Based Teen Pregnancy Prevention Programs to Scale in Communities with the Greatest Need Year 4 of 5
GOV-Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) | $987,500.00 | 2018
Role: Principal Investigator

Replicating Evidence-Based Teen Pregnancy Prevention Programs to Scale in Communities with the Greatest Need Year 3 of 5
GOV-Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) | $987,500.00 | 2017
Role: Principal Investigator

Replicating Evidence-Based Teen Pregnancy Prevention Programs to Scale in Communities with the Greatest Need Year 2 of 5
GOV-Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) | $987,500.00 | 2016
Role: Principal Investigator

Replicating Evidence-Based Teen Pregnancy Prevention Programs to Scale in Communities with the Greatest Need Year 1 of 5
GOV-Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) | $987,500.00 | 2015
Role: Principal Investigator

Internally Funded Projects

Experiential Student Scholars Program
TWU Quality Enhancement Program (QEP) | $500.00 | 2015
Research Grant