Seungmi Yang

Summary

Affiliation: McGill University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Neighborhood deprivation and maternal psychological distress during pregnancy: a multilevel analysis
    Seungmi Yang
    Department of Pediatrics, Research Institute of McGill University Health Centre, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Matern Child Health J 19:1142-51. 2015
  2. pmc Do population-based interventions widen or narrow socioeconomic inequalities? The case of breastfeeding promotion
    Seungmi Yang
    Department of Pediatrics, Research Institute of McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Canada and Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Occupational Health, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    Int J Epidemiol 43:1284-92. 2014
  3. pmc Exposure to parental smoking and child growth and development: a cohort study
    Seungmi Yang
    The Research Institute of McGill University Health Centre, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    BMC Pediatr 13:104. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Paternal alcohol consumption, family transition and child development in a former Soviet country
    Seungmi Yang
    Department of Pediatrics, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    Int J Epidemiol 41:1086-96. 2012
  5. doi request reprint The changing gender differences in life expectancy in Korea 1970-2005
    Seungmi Yang
    Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 75:1280-7. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Pre-natal and post-natal growth trajectories and childhood cognitive ability and mental health
    Seungmi Yang
    Department of Paediatrics, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    Int J Epidemiol 40:1215-26. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Birth weight and cognitive ability in childhood among siblings and nonsiblings
    Seungmi Yang
    Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Occupational Health, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Pediatrics 122:e350-8. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Gestational age differences in health and development among young Swedish men born at term
    Seungmi Yang
    Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Int J Epidemiol 39:1240-9. 2010
  9. pmc Variation in child cognitive ability by week of gestation among healthy term births
    Seungmi Yang
    The Research Institute of McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec H3Z 2Z3, Canada
    Am J Epidemiol 171:399-406. 2010
  10. pmc Duration of gestation, size at birth and later childhood behaviour
    Seungmi Yang
    Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 25:377-87. 2011

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. doi request reprint Neighborhood deprivation and maternal psychological distress during pregnancy: a multilevel analysis
    Seungmi Yang
    Department of Pediatrics, Research Institute of McGill University Health Centre, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Matern Child Health J 19:1142-51. 2015
    ..Our results highlight the importance of accounting for individual-level socioeconomic characteristics in studies of potential neighborhood effects on maternal mental health...
  2. pmc Do population-based interventions widen or narrow socioeconomic inequalities? The case of breastfeeding promotion
    Seungmi Yang
    Department of Pediatrics, Research Institute of McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Canada and Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Occupational Health, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    Int J Epidemiol 43:1284-92. 2014
    ....
  3. pmc Exposure to parental smoking and child growth and development: a cohort study
    Seungmi Yang
    The Research Institute of McGill University Health Centre, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    BMC Pediatr 13:104. 2013
    ..Using a cohort of Belarusian children, we examined differences in cognition, behaviors, growth, adiposity, and blood pressure at 6.5 years according to prenatal and postnatal exposure to parental smoking...
  4. doi request reprint Paternal alcohol consumption, family transition and child development in a former Soviet country
    Seungmi Yang
    Department of Pediatrics, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    Int J Epidemiol 41:1086-96. 2012
    ..Although major societal changes have been observed in former Soviet countries, the child health consequences of these changes have rarely been studied...
  5. doi request reprint The changing gender differences in life expectancy in Korea 1970-2005
    Seungmi Yang
    Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 75:1280-7. 2012
    ..Instead, liver disease, hypertension-related diseases, and transport accidents were major contributing causes of death to the narrowing of gender differentials in life expectancy in Korea...
  6. doi request reprint Pre-natal and post-natal growth trajectories and childhood cognitive ability and mental health
    Seungmi Yang
    Department of Paediatrics, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    Int J Epidemiol 40:1215-26. 2011
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Birth weight and cognitive ability in childhood among siblings and nonsiblings
    Seungmi Yang
    Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Occupational Health, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Pediatrics 122:e350-8. 2008
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Gestational age differences in health and development among young Swedish men born at term
    Seungmi Yang
    Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Int J Epidemiol 39:1240-9. 2010
    ....
  9. pmc Variation in child cognitive ability by week of gestation among healthy term births
    Seungmi Yang
    The Research Institute of McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec H3Z 2Z3, Canada
    Am J Epidemiol 171:399-406. 2010
    ..These findings suggest that, even among healthy children born at term, cognitive ability at age 6.5 years is lower in those born at 37 or 38 weeks and those with suboptimal fetal growth...
  10. pmc Duration of gestation, size at birth and later childhood behaviour
    Seungmi Yang
    Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 25:377-87. 2011
    ..Among school-age children born at term within normal range of birthweight, fetal growth, but not gestational age, was associated with behavioural problem scores...
  11. pmc Understanding the rapid increase in life expectancy in South Korea
    Seungmi Yang
    Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Occupational Health, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    Am J Public Health 100:896-903. 2010
    ..We assessed life expectancy increases in the past several decades in South Korea by age and specific causes of death...
  12. doi request reprint Comparison of black-white disparities in preterm birth between Canada and the United States
    Britt McKinnon
    Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health McKinnon, Yang, Kramer, Kaufman, McGill University Faculty of Medicine, Montreal, Que Institute for Health and Social Policy McKinnon, Kaufman, McGill University, Montreal, Que Department of Pediatrics Kramer, McGill University Faculty of Medicine, Montreal, Que Health Analysis Division Bushnik, Statistics Canada, Ottawa, Ont AboutKidsHealth Sheppard, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ont Dalla Lana School of Public Health Sheppard, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ont
    CMAJ 188:E19-26. 2016
    ....
  13. pmc Emergence of socioeconomic inequalities in smoking and overweight and obesity in early adulthood: the national longitudinal study of adolescent health
    Seungmi Yang
    Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, McGill University, 1020 Pine Ave West, Montreal, Quebec H3A12A, Canada
    Am J Public Health 98:468-77. 2008
    ..We examined whether socioeconomic inequalities in smoking and overweight and obesity emerged in early adulthood and the contribution of family background, adolescent smoking, and body mass index to socioeconomic inequalities...