Flo Harrison

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Affiliation: University of East Anglia
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint How well do modelled routes to school record the environments children are exposed to?: a cross-sectional comparison of GIS-modelled and GPS-measured routes to school
    Flo Harrison
    UKCRC Centre for Diet and Activity Research CEDAR, MRC Epidemiology Unit, University of Cambridge School of Clinical Medicine, Box 285 Institute of Metabolic Science, Cambridge Biomedical Campus, Cambridge CB2 0QQ, UK
    Int J Health Geogr 13:5. 2014
  2. pmc Comparing the accuracy of two secondary food environment data sources in the UK across socio-economic and urban/rural divides
    Thomas Burgoine
    UKCRC Centre for Diet and Activity Research, Institute of Public Health, Box 296, Forvie Site, Robinson Way, University of Cambridge, Cambridge CB2 0SR, UK
    Int J Health Geogr 12:2. 2013
  3. pmc School related factors and 1yr change in physical activity amongst 9-11 year old English schoolchildren
    Joyce A Mantjes
    Center for Human Movement Sciences, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Section F, PO Box 196, Groningen 9700 AD, The Netherlands
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:153. 2012
  4. pmc Food and drink consumption at school lunchtime: the impact of lunch type and contribution to overall intake in British 9-10-year-old children
    Flo Harrison
    School of Environmental Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich NR4 7JT, UK
    Public Health Nutr 16:1132-9. 2013
  5. pmc A framework for understanding school based physical environmental influences on childhood obesity
    Flo Harrison
    School of Environmental Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich, NR4 7JT, United Kingdom
    Health Place 18:639-48. 2012
  6. pmc School level correlates with adiposity in 9-10 year old children
    Flo Harrison
    School of Environmental Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK
    Health Place 17:710-6. 2011
  7. pmc Environmental correlates of adiposity in 9-10 year old children: considering home and school neighbourhoods and routes to school
    Flo Harrison
    School of Environmental Sciences, University of East Anglia, Earlham Road, Norwich NR4 7JT, United Kingdom
    Soc Sci Med 72:1411-9. 2011
  8. pmc The impact of rainfall and school break time policies on physical activity in 9-10 year old British children: a repeated measures study
    Flo Harrison
    School of Environmental Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich NR4 7JT, UK
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:47. 2011
  9. pmc Physical activity and dietary behaviour in a population-based sample of British 10-year old children: the SPEEDY study (Sport, Physical activity and Eating behaviour: environmental Determinants in Young people)
    Esther M F van Sluijs
    Medical Research Council Epidemiology Unit, Institute of Metabolic Science, Box 285, Addenbrookes Hospital, Hills Road, Cambridge, CB2 0QQ, UK
    BMC Public Health 8:388. 2008
  10. pmc Local food outlets, weight status, and dietary intake: associations in children aged 9-10 years
    Amy Jennings
    School of Medicine and School of Environmental Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich, United Kingdom
    Am J Prev Med 40:405-10. 2011

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Publications12

  1. doi request reprint How well do modelled routes to school record the environments children are exposed to?: a cross-sectional comparison of GIS-modelled and GPS-measured routes to school
    Flo Harrison
    UKCRC Centre for Diet and Activity Research CEDAR, MRC Epidemiology Unit, University of Cambridge School of Clinical Medicine, Box 285 Institute of Metabolic Science, Cambridge Biomedical Campus, Cambridge CB2 0QQ, UK
    Int J Health Geogr 13:5. 2014
    ..We compared modelled GIS routes and actual Global Positioning Systems (GPS) measured routes in a free-living sample of children using varying travel modes...
  2. pmc Comparing the accuracy of two secondary food environment data sources in the UK across socio-economic and urban/rural divides
    Thomas Burgoine
    UKCRC Centre for Diet and Activity Research, Institute of Public Health, Box 296, Forvie Site, Robinson Way, University of Cambridge, Cambridge CB2 0SR, UK
    Int J Health Geogr 12:2. 2013
    ..This paper assessed the accuracy of UK Points of Interest (POI) data, compared to local council food outlet data for the county of Cambridgeshire...
  3. pmc School related factors and 1yr change in physical activity amongst 9-11 year old English schoolchildren
    Joyce A Mantjes
    Center for Human Movement Sciences, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Section F, PO Box 196, Groningen 9700 AD, The Netherlands
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:153. 2012
    ..In this study we investigated how objectively measured one-year changes in physical activity may be associated with school-related factors in 9- to 10-year-old British children...
  4. pmc Food and drink consumption at school lunchtime: the impact of lunch type and contribution to overall intake in British 9-10-year-old children
    Flo Harrison
    School of Environmental Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich NR4 7JT, UK
    Public Health Nutr 16:1132-9. 2013
    ....
  5. pmc A framework for understanding school based physical environmental influences on childhood obesity
    Flo Harrison
    School of Environmental Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich, NR4 7JT, United Kingdom
    Health Place 18:639-48. 2012
    ..Consideration is also given to where future work may best be directed...
  6. pmc School level correlates with adiposity in 9-10 year old children
    Flo Harrison
    School of Environmental Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK
    Health Place 17:710-6. 2011
    ..These data suggest that few school factors are associated with FMI, and provide limited pointers to inform potential future school-based interventions to reduce obesity...
  7. pmc Environmental correlates of adiposity in 9-10 year old children: considering home and school neighbourhoods and routes to school
    Flo Harrison
    School of Environmental Sciences, University of East Anglia, Earlham Road, Norwich NR4 7JT, United Kingdom
    Soc Sci Med 72:1411-9. 2011
    ....
  8. pmc The impact of rainfall and school break time policies on physical activity in 9-10 year old British children: a repeated measures study
    Flo Harrison
    School of Environmental Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich NR4 7JT, UK
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:47. 2011
    ..This study aims to examine the association between PA and rainfall in 9-10 year old children, and how it may be modified by school policies...
  9. pmc Physical activity and dietary behaviour in a population-based sample of British 10-year old children: the SPEEDY study (Sport, Physical activity and Eating behaviour: environmental Determinants in Young people)
    Esther M F van Sluijs
    Medical Research Council Epidemiology Unit, Institute of Metabolic Science, Box 285, Addenbrookes Hospital, Hills Road, Cambridge, CB2 0QQ, UK
    BMC Public Health 8:388. 2008
    ..We present here the analyses of the PA, dietary and anthropometry data...
  10. pmc Local food outlets, weight status, and dietary intake: associations in children aged 9-10 years
    Amy Jennings
    School of Medicine and School of Environmental Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich, United Kingdom
    Am J Prev Med 40:405-10. 2011
    ..Limited evidence suggests that there may be interactions between environmental factors at a neighborhood level and the development of obesity, with the availability and accessibility of food outlets being potentially important...
  11. pmc Impact of neighbourhood food environment on food consumption in children aged 9-10 years in the UK SPEEDY (Sport, Physical Activity and Eating behaviour: Environmental Determinants in Young people) study
    Paula Skidmore
    School of Medicine, University of East Anglia, Norwich NR4 7JT, UK
    Public Health Nutr 13:1022-30. 2010
    ..Poor diet in childhood increases risk of obesity but the relationship between access to food and children's food choice is underexplored. We determined relationships between distance to and density of food outlets on children's food choice...
  12. pmc School environments and physical activity: The development and testing of an audit tool
    Natalia R Jones
    School of Environmental Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich, Norfolk NR4 7TJ, United Kingdom
    Health Place 16:776-83. 2010
    ..The characteristics of school grounds may influence pupil's physical activity levels...