NAZRAT MIRZA

Summary

Affiliation: Children's National Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of overweight among inner city Hispanic-American children and adolescents
    Nazrat M Mirza
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC, 20010, USA
    Obes Res 12:1298-310. 2004
  2. pmc Body dissatisfaction, self-esteem, and overweight among inner-city Hispanic children and adolescents
    Nazrat M Mirza
    Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC, and National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD, USA
    J Adolesc Health 36:267.e16-20. 2005
  3. pmc Effects of high and low glycemic load meals on energy intake, satiety and hunger in obese Hispanic-American youth
    Nazrat M Mirza
    Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Int J Pediatr Obes 6:e523-31. 2011
  4. pmc Correlates of self-worth and body size dissatisfaction among obese Latino youth
    Nazrat M Mirza
    Department of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Children s National Medical Center, 111 Michigan Ave NW, Washington, DC 20001, USA
    Body Image 8:173-8. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Student perceptions of effectiveness of the eight step preceptor (ESP) model in the ambulatory setting
    Mary C Ottolini
    Department of Pediatric Medical Education, George Washington University School of Medicine, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Teach Learn Med 22:97-101. 2010

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of overweight among inner city Hispanic-American children and adolescents
    Nazrat M Mirza
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC, 20010, USA
    Obes Res 12:1298-310. 2004
    ..S. Hispanics. However, the data have been primarily from the Mexican-American community. We studied the prevalence of overweight and clinical comorbidities in children and youth of predominantly El Salvadoran ancestry...
  2. pmc Body dissatisfaction, self-esteem, and overweight among inner-city Hispanic children and adolescents
    Nazrat M Mirza
    Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC, and National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD, USA
    J Adolesc Health 36:267.e16-20. 2005
    ..Higher BMI was associated with body size dissatisfaction, lower peer esteem, and attempts to lose weight. Body size dissatisfaction was also significantly related to self-esteem in these El-Salvadoran American youth...
  3. pmc Effects of high and low glycemic load meals on energy intake, satiety and hunger in obese Hispanic-American youth
    Nazrat M Mirza
    Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Int J Pediatr Obes 6:e523-31. 2011
    ..However, the effects of LGL diets have not been systematically studied in obese Hispanic children, who stand to benefit from successful interventions...
  4. pmc Correlates of self-worth and body size dissatisfaction among obese Latino youth
    Nazrat M Mirza
    Department of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Children s National Medical Center, 111 Michigan Ave NW, Washington, DC 20001, USA
    Body Image 8:173-8. 2011
    ..Obesity intervention programs targeted to Latino youth need to address self-worth concerns among the youth as well as addressing maternal dissatisfaction with their children's body size...
  5. doi request reprint Student perceptions of effectiveness of the eight step preceptor (ESP) model in the ambulatory setting
    Mary C Ottolini
    Department of Pediatric Medical Education, George Washington University School of Medicine, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Teach Learn Med 22:97-101. 2010
    ..We then determined if students perceived faculty to be more effective teachers when they incorporated more ESP components into their precepting sessions...

Research Grants2

  1. Low glycemic diets in Latino children at risk for type 2 diabetes
    NAZRAT MIRZA; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Through this career development award, Dr. Mirza expects to become established as an independent investigator and a leader in pediatric obesity and clinical nutrition. ..