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A developmental cascade perspective of paediatric obesity: A systematic review of preventive interventions from infancy through late adolescence

St. George, S. M., Agosto, Y., Rojas, L. M., Soares, M., Bahamon, M., Prado, G. & Smith, J. D., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Obesity Reviews.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Pediatric Obesity
Parenting
Life Style
Randomized Controlled Trials
Research
3 Citations (Scopus)
infectious disease
urbanization
infectious diseases
global warming
arthropods

Evidence-based prevention programs targeting youth mental and behavioral health in primary care: A systematic review

Rojas, L. M., Bahamón, M., Wagstaff, R., Ferre, I., Perrino, T., Estrada, Y., StGeorge, S., Pantin, H. & Prado, G. J., Mar 1 2019, In : Preventive Medicine. 120, p. 85-99 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Primary Health Care
Mental Health
Advisory Committees
Databases
PubMed

HIV prevention intervention for substance users: A review of the literature

Elkbuli, A., Polcz, V., Dowd, B., McKenney, M. & Prado, G. J., Jan 3 2019, In : Substance Abuse: Treatment, Prevention, and Policy. 14, 1, 1.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Drug Users
HIV
HIV Seropositivity
Theoretical Models
Coitus

Impact of population displacement and forced movements on the transmission and outbreaks of Aedes-borne viral diseases: Dengue as a model

Abdul-Ghani, R., Mahdy, M. A. K., Al-Eryani, S. M. A., Fouque, F., Lenhart, A. E., Alkwri, A., Al-Mikhlafi, A. M., Wilke, A. B. B., Thabet, A. A. Q. & Beier, J. C., Sep 1 2019, In : Acta Tropica. 197, 105066.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Severe Dengue
Dengue
Aedes
Virus Diseases
Disease Outbreaks
1 Citation (Scopus)

Mosquito Adaptation to the Extreme Habitats of Urban Construction Sites

Wilke, A. B. B., Caban-Martinez, A. J., Ajelli, M., Vasquez, C., Petrie, W. & Beier, J. C., Jan 1 2019, In : Trends in Parasitology.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
Construction Industry
Culicidae
Ecosystem
Mosquito Control
Arboviruses

Structural Design and Data Requirements for Simulation Modelling in HIV/AIDS: A Narrative Review

the Localized HIV Modeling Study Group, Jan 1 2019, In : PharmacoEconomics.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
HIV
Uncertainty
Cost-Benefit Analysis
Health
Independent Living
Hypoglycemia
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Injections
Therapeutics
2 Citations (Scopus)

The Influence of Families on LGBTQ Youth Health: A Call to Action for Innovation in Research and Intervention Development

Newcomb, M. E., Lasala, M. C., Bouris, A., Mustanski, B., Prado, G. J., Schrager, S. M. & Huebner, D. M., May 1 2019, In : LGBT Health. 6, 4, p. 139-145 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Health
Research
Transgender Persons
Heterosexuality
Sexual Minorities

Waivers of parental consent for sexual minority youth

Smith, A. U. & Schwartz, S. J., Jan 1 2019, In : Accountability in Research. 26, 6, p. 379-390 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

minority
suicide
health
victimization
discrimination
2018
22 Citations (Scopus)

Alma-Ata at 40 years: reflections from the Lancet Commission on Investing in Health

Watkins, D. A., Yamey, G., Schäferhoff, M., Adeyi, O., Alleyne, G., Alwan, A., Berkley, S., Feachem, R., Frenk, J., Ghosh, G., Goldie, S. J., Guo, Y., Gupta, S., Knaul, F., Kruk, M., Nugent, R., Ogbuoji, O., Qi, J., Reddy, S., Saxenian, H. & 3 others, Soucat, A., Jamison, D. T. & Summers, L. H., Oct 20 2018, In : The Lancet. 392, 10156, p. 1434-1460 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Health
1 Citation (Scopus)

Association between Sustained Poverty and Changes in Body Mass Index, 1990-2015

Elfassy, T., Glymour, M. M., Kershaw, K. N., Carnethon, M., Llabre, M., Lewis, C. E., Schneiderman, N. & Zeki Al Hazzouri, A., Jun 1 2018, In : American Journal of Epidemiology. 187, 6, p. 1240-1249 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Poverty
Body Mass Index
Growth
Young Adult
Coronary Vessels
9 Citations (Scopus)

Culture's Influence on Stressors, Parental Socialization, and Developmental Processes in the Mental Health of Children of Immigrants

Kim, S. Y., Schwartz, S. J., Perreira, K. M. & Juang, L. P., May 7 2018, In : Annual Review of Clinical Psychology. 14, p. 343-370 28 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Socialization
Mental Health
Minors
Refugees
Hispanic Americans
1 Citation (Scopus)

Development and evaluation of addiction treatment programs in Latin America

Marín-Navarrete, R., Medina-Mora, M. E., Pérez-López, A. & Horigian, V., Jul 1 2018, In : Current Opinion in Psychiatry. 31, 4, p. 306-314 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Latin America
Substance-Related Disorders
Residential Treatment
Delivery of Health Care
Therapeutics
3 Citations (Scopus)

Genetic basis of hearing loss in Spanish, Hispanic and Latino populations

Mittal, R., Patel, A. P., Nguyen, D., Pan, D. R., Jhaveri, V. M., Rudman, J. R., Dharmaraja, A., Yan, D., Feng, Y., Chapagain, P., Lee, D. J., Blanton, S. H. & Liu, X. Z., Mar 20 2018, In : Gene. 647, p. 297-305 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Hearing Loss
Hispanic Americans
Population
Genes
Genetic Predisposition to Disease
5 Citations (Scopus)

Identity Development in Immigrant Youth: A Multilevel Contextual Perspective

Schwartz, S. J., Meca, A., Ángel Cano, M., Lorenzo-Blanco, E. I. & Unger, J. B., Jan 1 2018, In : European Psychologist. 23, 4, p. 336-349 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Emigration and Immigration
Contextual
Immigrants
Biculturalism
Immigration
12 Citations (Scopus)

Lung health in era of climate change and dust storms

Schweitzer, M. D., Calzadilla, A. S., Salamo, O., Sharifi, A., Kumar, N., Holt, G., Campos, M. A. & Mirsaeidi, M., May 1 2018, In : Environmental Research. 163, p. 36-42 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Climate Change
dust storm
Dust
Climate change
Health
10 Citations (Scopus)

Rift Valley Fever in Egypt and other African countries: Historical review, recent outbreaks and possibility of disease occurrence in Egypt

Kenawy, M. A., Abdel-Hamid, Y. M. & Beier, J. C., May 1 2018, In : Acta Tropica. 181, p. 40-49 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

historical geographic locations
Rift Valley Fever
Rift Valley fever
disease occurrence
Egypt
2 Citations (Scopus)

The future is now-prospective study of radiosurgery for more than 4 brain metastases to start in 2018!

Roberge, D., Brown, P. D., Whitton, A., O'Callaghan, C., Leis, A., Greenspoon, J., Smith, G. L., Hu, J., Nichol, A., Winch, C. & Chan, M. D., Sep 13 2018, In : Frontiers in Oncology. 8, SEP, 380.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
Radiosurgery
Prospective Studies
Neoplasm Metastasis
Brain
Radiotherapy
2017
10 Citations (Scopus)

Are Eating Disorders Risk Factors for Type 2 Diabetes? A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis

Nieto-Martínez, R., González-Rivas, J. P., Medina-Inojosa, J. R. & Florez, H. J., Dec 1 2017, In : Current Diabetes Reports. 17, 12, 138.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Meta-Analysis
Binge-Eating Disorder
Bulimia Nervosa
Anorexia Nervosa
92 Citations (Scopus)

Current vector control challenges in the fight against malaria

Benelli, G. & Beier, J. C., Oct 1 2017, In : Acta Tropica. 174, p. 91-96 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

vector control
malaria
Malaria
Culicidae
Mosquito Control
1 Citation (Scopus)

Historical overview of infantile visceral leishmaniasis in El Agamy, Alexandria, Egypt

Kassem, H. A., Beier, J. C. & El Sawaf, B. M., Dec 1 2017, In : Acta Tropica. 176, p. 335-339 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

disease reservoirs
visceral leishmaniasis
Visceral Leishmaniasis
Egypt
Psychodidae
18 Citations (Scopus)

Metformin and ageing: improving ageing outcomes beyond glycaemic control

Valencia, W. M., Palacio, A. M., Tamariz, L. & Florez, H. J., Sep 1 2017, In : Diabetologia. 60, 9, p. 1630-1638 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Metformin
Randomized Controlled Trials
Research
Animal Models
Learning
5 Citations (Scopus)

Promoting Social Nurturance and Positive Social Environments to Reduce Obesity in High-Risk Youth

Wilson, D. K., Sweeney, A. M., Kitzman-Ulrich, H., Gause, H. & StGeorge, S., Mar 1 2017, In : Clinical Child and Family Psychology Review. 20, 1, p. 64-77 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Social Environment
Obesity
Systems Theory
Personal Autonomy
cognitive theory

Radiotherapy for metastatic breast cancer in Mexico: Results from the 2015 national survey

Álvarez-Águila, N., Cook, H., Prada, D., Mota-García, A., Herrera, L. A., Mohar-Betancourt, A., Meneses-García, A. & Knaul, F., Jan 1 2017, In : Revista de Investigacion Clinica. 69, 1, p. 11-19 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Mexico
Radiotherapy
Breast Neoplasms
Private Practice
Radio
2 Citations (Scopus)

Reaching the Unreachable: Novel Approaches to Telemedicine Screening of Underserved Populations for Vitreoretinal Disease

for the Innovative Network for Sight (INSIGHT) Research Group, Jul 3 2017, In : Current Eye Research. 42, 7, p. 963-970 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Telemedicine
Vulnerable Populations
Retinal Diseases
Eye Diseases
Patient Satisfaction
1 Citation (Scopus)

Thinking Differently in Global Health in Oncology Using a Diagonal Approach: Harnessing Similarities, Improving Education, and Empowering an Alternative Oncology Workforce

Rodriguez, N. M., Brant, J. M., Pendharkar, D., Arreola-Ornelas, H., Bhadelia, A., de Lima Lopes, G. & Knaul, F., Jan 1 2017, In : American Society of Clinical Oncology educational book. American Society of Clinical Oncology. Annual Meeting. 37, p. 416-425 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Education
Neoplasms
Population
United Arab Emirates
Oman
2016
17 Citations (Scopus)

Addressing gaps on risk and resilience factors for alcohol use outcomes in sexual and gender minority populations

Talley, A. E., Gilbert, P. A., Mitchell, J., Goldbach, J., Marshall, B. D. L. & Kaysen, D., Jul 1 2016, In : Drug and Alcohol Review. 35, 4, p. 484-493 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

resilience
alcohol
Alcohols
minority
gender
3 Citations (Scopus)

Family-Based Treatments for Adolescent Substance Use

Horigian, V., Anderson, A. R. & Szapocznik, J., Oct 1 2016, In : Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Clinics of North America. 25, 4, p. 603-628 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Family Therapy
Therapeutics
Behavior Therapy
Mental Disorders
Substance-Related Disorders
13 Citations (Scopus)

Malaria vector research and control in Haiti: A systematic review

Frederick, J., Saint Jean, Y., Lemoine, J. F., Dotson, E. M., Mace, K. E., Chang, M., Slutsker, L., Le Menach, A., Beier, J. C., Eisele, T. P., Okech, B. A., Beau De Rochars, V. M., Carter, K. H., Keating, J. & Impoinvil, D. E., Jul 22 2016, In : Malaria Journal. 15, 1, 376.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Haiti
Malaria
Research
Ecology
Culicidae
3 Citations (Scopus)

Onchocerciasis in Yemen: Time to take action against a neglected tropical parasitic disease

Abdul-Ghani, R., Mahdy, M. A. K. & Beier, J. C., Oct 1 2016, In : Acta Tropica. 162, p. 133-141 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Yemen
onchocerciasis
Onchocerciasis
Parasitic Diseases
parasitoses
9 Citations (Scopus)

Recent treatment guidelines for managing adult patients with sickle cell disease: challenges in access to care, social issues, and adherence

Adams-Graves, P. & Jordan, L. B., Jun 2 2016, In : Expert Review of Hematology. 9, 6, p. 541-552 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Sickle Cell Anemia
Guidelines
Transition to Adult Care
Public Health Practice
Premature Mortality
9 Citations (Scopus)

The power of integration: Radiotherapy and global palliative care

Rodin, D., Grover, S., Elmore, S. N., Knaul, F., Atun, R., Caulley, L., Herrera, C. A., Jones, J. A., Price, A. J., Munshi, A., Gandhi, A. K., Shah, C. & Gospodarowicz, M., 2016, In : Annals of palliative medicine. 5, 3, p. 209-217 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Palliative Care
Radiotherapy
Neoplasms
Capacity Building
Health Personnel
12 Citations (Scopus)

The Role of Fear-Related Behaviors in the 2013–2016 West Africa Ebola Virus Disease Outbreak

Shultz, J. M., Cooper, J. L., Baingana, F., Oquendo, M. A., Espinel, Z., Althouse, B. M., Marcelin, L. H., Towers, S., Espinola, M., McCoy, C. B., Mazurik, L., Wainberg, M. L., Neria, Y. & Rechkemmer, A., Nov 1 2016, In : Current Psychiatry Reports. 18, 11, 104.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever
Western Africa
Fear
Disease Outbreaks
Faith Healing
3 Citations (Scopus)

Transcultural Endocrinology: Adapting Type-2 Diabetes Guidelines on a Global Scale

Nieto-Martínez, R., González-Rivas, J. P., Florez, H. J. & Mechanick, J. I., Dec 1 2016, In : Endocrinology and Metabolism Clinics of North America. 45, 4, p. 967-1009 43 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Endocrinology
Practice Guidelines
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Guidelines
Evidence-Based Practice