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Research interests

My research interests include the role of dietary composition, and of eating and physical activity patterns, in the etiology, prevention, and treatment of type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease throughout the lifespan.

Research interests

  • epidemiology
  • cardiovascular disease
  • nutrition
  • type 2 diabetes
  • fitness
  • exercise
  • diet
  • physical activity
  • obesity
  • public health

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Projects 2004 2020

Research Output 1994 2019

1 Citation (Scopus)

Associations of accelerometer-measured sedentary time and physical activity with prospectively assessed cardiometabolic risk factors: The CARDIA study

Whitaker, K. M., Gabriel, K. P., Buman, M. P., Pereira, M. A., Jacobs, D. R., Reis, J. P., Gibbs, B. B., Carnethon, M. R., Staudenmayer, J., Sidney, S. & Sternfeld, B., Jan 1 2019, In : Journal of the American Heart Association. 8, 1, e010212.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Young Adult
Coronary Vessels
Exercise
Waist Circumference
HDL Cholesterol

Changes in psychological and cognitive outcomes after green versus suburban walking: A pilot crossover study

de Brito, J. N., Pope, Z. C., Mitchell, N. R., Schneider, I. E., Larson, J. M., Horton, T. H. & Pereira, M. A., Aug 2 2019, In : International journal of environmental research and public health. 16, 16, 2894.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Cross-Over Studies
Walking
Psychology
Anxiety
Linear Models

Enrollment Strategies, Barriers to Participation, and Reach of a Workplace Intervention Targeting Sedentary Behavior

Mullane, S. L., Rydell, S. A., Larouche, M. L., Toledo, M. J. L., Feltes, L. H., Vuong, B., Crespo, N. C., Gaesser, G. A., Estabrooks, P. A., Pereira, M. A. & Buman, M. P., Feb 1 2019, In : American Journal of Health Promotion. 33, 2, p. 225-236 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Workplace
workplace
employee
participation
Saints
1 Citation (Scopus)
Open Access
Statistical Factor Analysis
factor analysis
Exercise
Cluster Analysis
Linear Models
Preschool Children
Parents
Physicians
Weights and Measures
Diet