Cernada, George P.
CERNADA, George P.
PERSONAL: Born in Somerville, MA. Education: Boston College, B.S., 1959; attended Indiana University—Bloomington, 1959-61; University of California—Berkeley, M.P.H., 1965, D.P.H., 1971.
ADDRESSES: Offıce—University of Massachusetts—Amherst, P.O. Box 3585, Amherst, MA 01004-3585.
CAREER: Population Council, resident representative in Taiwan, 1965-76; University of Massachusetts—Amherst, professor of community health, 1976-90; Population Council, senior associate and director of Asian operations research, Pakistan, 1990-95; University of Massachusetts—Amherst, professor of community health, 1995—. United Service Organizations, vice chair for Taiwan, 1970-72; consultant to United Nations Fund for Population Activities, World Bank, Asian Development Bank, U.S. Agency for International Development, and several national health ministries. Military service: U.S. Army, 1961-62.
MEMBER: International Union for the Scientific Study of Population, Society for Applied Anthropology (fellow), American Anthropological Association (fellow), Society for Medical Anthropology (fellow), American Public Health Association.
AWARDS, HONORS: National Health Medal from government of Taiwan, 1994.
Taiwan Family Planning Reader, Chinese Center for International Training (Taichung, Taiwan), 1970, 3rd edition, 1994.
Basic Beliefs about Human Life relating to EthicalJudgements Family-Planning Field Workers Make about Induced Abortion, Taiwan, 1973, University of California (Berkeley, CA), 1975.
Knowledge into Action: Taiwan's Research Utilization, Baywood (Amityville, NY), 1980.
Spacing As an Alternative Strategy: India, D.K. Publishing (New Delhi, India), 1996.
Progress in Preventing AIDS?, Baywood (Amityville, NY), 1998.
Sexual and Reproductive Health Promotion in LatinoPopulations, Baywood (Amityville, NY), 2002.
Contributor to periodicals, including American Journal of Public Health and Human Organization.
WORK IN PROGRESS: A book on international development policy; research on adolescent sexuality and fertility in developing countries.
"Cernada, George P.." Contemporary Authors, New Revision Series. . Encyclopedia.com. (November 15, 2018). https://www.encyclopedia.com/arts/educational-magazines/cernada-george-p
"Cernada, George P.." Contemporary Authors, New Revision Series. . Retrieved November 15, 2018 from Encyclopedia.com: https://www.encyclopedia.com/arts/educational-magazines/cernada-george-p
Encyclopedia.com gives you the ability to cite reference entries and articles according to common styles from the Modern Language Association (MLA), The Chicago Manual of Style, and the American Psychological Association (APA).
Within the “Cite this article” tool, pick a style to see how all available information looks when formatted according to that style. Then, copy and paste the text into your bibliography or works cited list.
Because each style has its own formatting nuances that evolve over time and not all information is available for every reference entry or article, Encyclopedia.com cannot guarantee each citation it generates. Therefore, it’s best to use Encyclopedia.com citations as a starting point before checking the style against your school or publication’s requirements and the most-recent information available at these sites:
Modern Language Association
The Chicago Manual of Style
American Psychological Association
- Most online reference entries and articles do not have page numbers. Therefore, that information is unavailable for most Encyclopedia.com content. However, the date of retrieval is often important. Refer to each style’s convention regarding the best way to format page numbers and retrieval dates.
- In addition to the MLA, Chicago, and APA styles, your school, university, publication, or institution may have its own requirements for citations. Therefore, be sure to refer to those guidelines when editing your bibliography or works cited list.