Manuscripts and Publications
Demographic and sociocultural risk factors for adulthood weight gain in Hispanic/Latinos: results from the Hispanic Community Health Study / Study of Latinos (HCHS/SOL).. BMC Public Health. 21(1):2064.. 2021.
Diet quality comparisons in Hispanic/Latino siblings: Results from the Hispanic Community Children's Health Study/Study of Latino Youth (SOL Youth).. Appetite. 169:105809.. 2022.
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.
Dietary Patterns and Years Living in the United States by Hispanic/Latino Heritage in the Hispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latinos (HCHS/SOL).. J Nutr. 151(9):2749-2759.. 2021.
Elucidating the Multidimensionality of Socioeconomic Status in Relation to Metabolic Syndrome in the Hispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latinos (HCHS/SOL).. Int J Behav Med. 27(2):188-199.. 2020.
Examining the impact of the Cultural Gap Narrative on Family Functioning and Youth Substance Use among the Health Study/Study of latino Youth (HCHS/SOL Youth) population.. J Immigr Minor Health. 24(6):1526-1533.. 2022.
Factor structure of the Perceived Stress Scale-10 (PSS) across English and Spanish language responders in the HCHS/SOL Sociocultural Ancillary Study.. Psychol Assess. 29(3):320-328.. 2017.
Family Environment and the Metabolic Syndrome: Results from the Hispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latinos (HCHS/SOL) Sociocultural Ancillary Study (SCAS).. Ann Behav Med. 49(6):793-801.. 2015.
Findings from the Hispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latinos on the Importance of Sociocultural Environmental Interactors: Polygenic Risk Score-by-Immigration and Dietary Interactions.. Front Genet. 12:720750.. 2021.
Food Insecurity Among Hispanic/Latino Youth: Who Is at Risk and What Are the Health Correlates? J Adolesc Health. 64(5):631-639.. 2019.
Food Insecurity and Cardiometabolic Markers: Results From the Study of Latino Youth.. Pediatrics. 149(4). 2022.
Genetic and stress influences on the prevalence of hypertension among hispanics/latinos in the hispanic community health study/study of latinos (HCHS/SOL).. Blood Press. 31(1):155-163.. 2022.
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.
Genome-wide association study of body fat distribution traits in Hispanics/Latinos from the HCHS/SOL.. Hum Mol Genet. 30(22):2190-2204.. 2021.
Gestational diabetes and cardiovascular risk factors and disease in U.S. Hispanics/Latinas in the Hispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latinos (HCHS/SOL).. Women Health. 59(5):481-495.. 2019.
Glycemic control among U.S. Hispanics/Latinos with diabetes from the HCHS/SOL Sociocultural Ancillary Study: do structural and functional social support play a role? J Behav Med. 38(1):153-9.. 2015.
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.
Healthy dietary patterns and risk of cardiovascular disease in US Hispanics/Latinos: the Hispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latinos (HCHS/SOL).. Am J Clin Nutr. 116(4):920-927.. 2022.
The Hispanic Community Children's Health Study/Study of Latino Youth (SOL Youth): design, objectives, and procedures.. Ann Epidemiol. 24(1):29-35.. 2014.
The Hispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latinos Sociocultural Ancillary Study: sample, design, and procedures.. Ethn Dis. 24(1):77-83.. 2014.
Influence of Stress, Gender, and Minority Status on Cardiovascular Disease Risk in the Hispanic/Latino Community: Protocol for a Longitudinal Observational Cohort Study.. JMIR Res Protoc. 10(5):e28997.. 2021.
Intergenerational Transmission of Childhood Adversity in Parents and their Children's BMI in the Hispanic Community Children's Health Study/Study of Latino Youth (HCHS/SOL Youth).. J Psychosom Res. 131:109956.. 2020.
A longitudinal analysis of nondaily smokers: the Hispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latinos (HCHS/SOL).. Ann Epidemiol. 49:61-67.. 2020.
Long-Term Exposure to Ambient Air Pollution and Cognitive Function Among Hispanic/Latino Adults in San Diego, California.. J Alzheimers Dis. 79(4):1489-1496.. 2021.