Manuscripts and Publications
Is there a link between wealth and cardiovascular disease risk factors among Hispanic/Latinos? Results from the HCHS/SOL sociocultural ancillary study. Ethn Health. 23(8):902-913.. 2018.
Theoretical foundations of the Study of Latino (SOL) Youth: implications for obesity and cardiometabolic risk.. Ann Epidemiol. 24(1):36-43.. 2014.
Targeting family functioning, acculturative stress, and sugar-sweetened beverage consumption for obesity prevention: findings from the Hispanic community children's health study/study of Latino youth.. BMC Public Health. 20(1):1546.. 2020.
Structural social support and cardiovascular disease risk factors in Hispanic/Latino adults with diabetes: results from the Hispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latinos (HCHS/SOL).. Ethn Health. 23(7):737-751.. 2018.
Sex Differences in Cardiometabolic Risk Factors among Hispanic/Latino Youth.. J Pediatr. 176:121-127.e1.. 2016.
Sex Differences in Associations of Adiposity Measures and Insulin Resistance in US Hispanic/Latino Youth: The Hispanic Community Children's Health Study/Study of Latino Youth (SOL Youth).. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 102(1):185-194.. 2017.
Psychosocial stress is associated with obesity and diet quality in Hispanic/Latino adults.. Ann Epidemiol. 25(2):84-9.. 2015.
Preconception Diet Quality Is Associated with Birth Weight for Gestational Age Among Women in the Hispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latinos.. J Acad Nutr Diet. 121(3):458-466.. 2021.
Objectively Measured Physical Activity, Sedentary Behavior, and Genetic Predisposition to Obesity in U.S. Hispanics/Latinos: Results From the Hispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latinos (HCHS/SOL).. Diabetes. 66(12):3001-3012.. 2017.
The Hispanic Community Children's Health Study/Study of Latino Youth (SOL Youth): design, objectives, and procedures.. Ann Epidemiol. 24(1):29-35.. 2014.
Gut microbiome composition in the Hispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latinos is shaped by geographic relocation, environmental factors, and obesity.. Genome Biol. 20(1):219.. 2019.
Genetic variation near IRS1 is associated with adiposity and a favorable metabolic profile in U.S. Hispanics/Latinos.. Obesity (Silver Spring). 24(11):2407-2413.. 2016.
Diet quality, excess body weight and cardiometabolic risk factors in adolescents living in São Paulo, Brazil and in the USA: differences and similarities.. Public Health Nutr. 24(13):4091-4101.. 2021.
Chronic Stress, Genetic Risk, and Obesity in US Hispanic/Latinos: Results From the Hispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latinos.. Psychosom Med. 84(7):822-827.. 2022.
Childhood Trauma and Adult Risk Factors and Disease in Hispanics/Latinos in the US: Results From the Hispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latinos (HCHS/SOL) Sociocultural Ancillary Study.. Psychosom Med. 79(2):172-180.. 2017.
Body mass index, sex, and cardiovascular disease risk factors among Hispanic/Latino adults: Hispanic community health study/study of Latinos.. J Am Heart Assoc. 3(4). 2014.
Association of systemic inflammation, adiposity, and metabolic dysregulation with asthma burden among Hispanic adults.. Respir Med. 125:72-81.. 2017.
The Association of Parental/Caregiver Chronic Stress with Youth Obesity: Findings from the Study of Latino Youth and the Hispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latinos Sociocultural Ancillary Study.. Child Obes. 13(4):251-258.. 2017.
Association of food parenting practice patterns with obesogenic dietary intake in Hispanic/Latino youth: Results from the Hispanic Community Children's Health Study/Study of Latino Youth (SOL Youth).. Appetite. 140:277-287.. 2019.
Association of cardiovascular risk factors between Hispanic/Latino parents and youth: the Hispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latino Youth.. Ann Epidemiol. 27(4):260-268.e2.. 2017.
The association of cardiorespiratory fitness with cardiometabolic factors, markers of inflammation, and endothelial dysfunction in Latino youth: findings from the Hispanic Community Children's Health Study/Study of Latino Youth.. Ann Epidemiol. 28(9):583-589.e3.. 2018.
Accuracy of Self-reported Weight in Hispanic/Latino Adults of the Hispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latinos.. Epidemiology. 28(6):847-853.. 2017.
Traditional Hispanic/Latino cultural values in relation to the prevalence of overweight and obesity among diverse Hispanics/Latinos living in the US: Results from HCHS/SOL Sociocultural Ancillary Study.. 0.