Mona Mowafi

Summary

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Are neighborhood education levels associated with BMI among adults in Cairo, Egypt?
    Mona Mowafi
    Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02114, United States
    Soc Sci Med 72:1274-83. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Is access to neighborhood green space associated with BMI among Egyptians? A multilevel study of Cairo neighborhoods
    Mona Mowafi
    Harvard School of Public Health, Department of Society, Human Development and Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Health Place 18:385-90. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Socioeconomic status and obesity in Cairo, Egypt: a heavy burden for all
    Mona Mowafi
    Harvard School of Public Health, Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, United States Electronic address
    J Epidemiol Glob Health 4:13-21. 2014

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. doi request reprint Are neighborhood education levels associated with BMI among adults in Cairo, Egypt?
    Mona Mowafi
    Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02114, United States
    Soc Sci Med 72:1274-83. 2011
    ..The cross-sectional nature of our study does not allow for causal interpretations, however, so further studies exploring why the neighborhood education-BMI association is so significant is warranted...
  2. doi request reprint Is access to neighborhood green space associated with BMI among Egyptians? A multilevel study of Cairo neighborhoods
    Mona Mowafi
    Harvard School of Public Health, Department of Society, Human Development and Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Health Place 18:385-90. 2012
    ..Other aspects of the urban environment should be evaluated to better understand neighborhood variations in obesity in Cairo...
  3. doi request reprint Socioeconomic status and obesity in Cairo, Egypt: a heavy burden for all
    Mona Mowafi
    Harvard School of Public Health, Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, United States Electronic address
    J Epidemiol Glob Health 4:13-21. 2014
    ..These findings suggest that obesity programs and policies should be targeted at all SES groups in Cairo, although specific mechanisms may vary by SES and should be explored further in future studies. ..