School of Nursing
Dept. of Community Health Systems
University of California
San Francisco, CA 94143-0608
415-476-3221 Fax: 415-476-6042
Showed that decision latitude may influence the impact of work station ergonomics on musculoskeletal symptoms
Showed that job characteristics (biomechanical factors, employer characteristics & job strain) influence work status after the onset of carpal tunnel syndrome
Developed and tested a symptom measure for Hispanic farm workers
Current Research Interests
Musculoskeletal disorders and related disability in the workplace
Impact of work organization on occupational health & safety outcomes
Faucett J, Meyers J, Tejeda D, Janowitz I, Miles J, Kabashima J. 2000. Musculoskeletal symptoms in agriculture: measuring pain among immigrant Hispanic farmworkers. Journal of Agricultural Safety & Health 7(3):185-98.
Spiers J, Costantino M, Faucett J. 2000. Video technology in nursing research. AAOHN Journal 48:119-23.
Faucett J, Blanc P, Yelin E. 2000. The impact of carpal tunnel syndrome on work status: implications of job characteristics for staying on the job. Journal of Occupational Rehabilitation 10(1):55-69.
Faucett J. 1999. Chronic low back pain. In: Fitzpatrick J, editor. Annual review of nursing research, vol 17. New York: Springer Publ. Co.
Faucett J, Werner R. 1998. Non-biomechanical factors potentially affecting musculoskeletal disorders. In: Work-Related Musculoskeletal Disorders: The Research Base (National Research Council). Washington DC: National Academy Press.
Janowitz I, Meyers J, Tejeda D, Miles J, Duraj V, Faucett J, Kabashima J. 1998. Reducing risk factors for the development of work-related musculoskeletal problems in nursery work. Journal of Applied Occupational & Environmental Hygiene 13:9-14.
Faucett J. 1997. The ergonomics of women's work. In: Ruzek S, Olesen V, Clark A, editors. Women's Health: Complexities and Differences. The Ohio State University Press.
Blanc P, Faucett J, Cisternas M, and Yelin E. 1996. Self-reported carpal tunnel syndrome. Predictors of work disability from the National Health Interview Survey Occupational Health Supplement. American Journal of Industrial Medicine 30:362-68.
Meyers J, Bloomberg L, Faucett J, Janowitz I, and Miles J. 1995. Using ergonomics in the prevention of musculoskeletal cumulative trauma injuries in agriculture-learning from the mistakes of others. Journal of Agromedicine 2(3):11-24.
Faucett J, Rempel D. 1994. VDT-related musculoskeletal symptoms: interactions between work posture and psychosocial work factors. American Journal of Industrial Medicine 26:597-612.
Factors in Injury Control (UCSF)
OEH Nursing Research Seminar (UCSF)
Behavioral Theories for Nursing Research (UCSF)
Fellow, American Academy of Nursing
Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Society
Distinguished Service Award for Outstanding and Creative Teamwork, UC Division of Natural Resources and Agriculture (Cooperative Extension Academic Assembly Council) - 2000