Christopher Weiss

Summary

Affiliation: Columbia University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Big school, small school: (re)testing assumptions about high school size, school engagement and mathematics achievement
    Christopher C Weiss
    Quantitative Methods in the Social Sciences QMSS, Institute for Social and Economic Research and Policy ISERP, Columbia University, 420 West 118th Street, Room 811, Mail Code 3355, New York, NY 10027, USA
    J Youth Adolesc 39:163-76. 2010
  2. pmc Reconsidering access: park facilities and neighborhood disamenities in New York City
    Christopher C Weiss
    Institute for Social and Economic Research and Policy, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    J Urban Health 88:297-310. 2011
  3. pmc Neighborhood walkability and active travel (walking and cycling) in New York City
    Lance Freeman
    Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    J Urban Health 90:575-85. 2013
  4. pmc Socio-economic status, neighbourhood food environments and consumption of fruits and vegetables in New York City
    Darby Jack
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Public Health Nutr 16:1197-205. 2013
  5. pmc Associations between body mass index and park proximity, size, cleanliness, and recreational facilities
    Andrew Rundle
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, 722 West 168th Street, Room730, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Health Promot 27:262-9. 2013
  6. pmc Individual- and school-level sociodemographic predictors of obesity among New York City public school children
    Andrew Rundle
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 176:986-94. 2012
  7. pmc Body mass index, safety hazards, and neighborhood attractiveness
    Gina S Lovasi
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Prev Med 43:378-84. 2012
  8. pmc Neighborhood food environment and walkability predict obesity in New York City
    Andrew Rundle
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 117:442-7. 2009
  9. pmc Place of birth, duration of residence, neighborhood immigrant composition and body mass index in New York City
    Yoosun Park
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York NY, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 5:19. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Bullying among pediatric patients with food allergy
    Jay A Lieberman
    Elliot and Roslyn Jaffe Food Allergy Institute, Division of Allergy and Immunology, Department of Pediatrics, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 105:282-6. 2010

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Publications10

  1. doi request reprint Big school, small school: (re)testing assumptions about high school size, school engagement and mathematics achievement
    Christopher C Weiss
    Quantitative Methods in the Social Sciences QMSS, Institute for Social and Economic Research and Policy ISERP, Columbia University, 420 West 118th Street, Room 811, Mail Code 3355, New York, NY 10027, USA
    J Youth Adolesc 39:163-76. 2010
    ..However, it is important to note that each group size affects different students differently, eliminating the ability to prescribe an ideal cohort or school size...
  2. pmc Reconsidering access: park facilities and neighborhood disamenities in New York City
    Christopher C Weiss
    Institute for Social and Economic Research and Policy, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    J Urban Health 88:297-310. 2011
    ..Policy efforts to enhance the recreational opportunities in urban areas should expand beyond a focus on availability to consider also the hazards and disincentives that may influence park usage...
  3. pmc Neighborhood walkability and active travel (walking and cycling) in New York City
    Lance Freeman
    Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    J Urban Health 90:575-85. 2013
    ..The results suggest that neighborhood walkability is associated with higher engagement in active travel. ..
  4. pmc Socio-economic status, neighbourhood food environments and consumption of fruits and vegetables in New York City
    Darby Jack
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Public Health Nutr 16:1197-205. 2013
    ..The objective of the present study was to assess the interrelationships between these risk factors as predictors of fruit and vegetable consumption...
  5. pmc Associations between body mass index and park proximity, size, cleanliness, and recreational facilities
    Andrew Rundle
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, 722 West 168th Street, Room730, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Health Promot 27:262-9. 2013
    ..To determine whether body mass index (BMI) is associated with proximity to neighborhood parks, the size of the parks, their cleanliness, and the availability of recreational facilities in the parks...
  6. pmc Individual- and school-level sociodemographic predictors of obesity among New York City public school children
    Andrew Rundle
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 176:986-94. 2012
    ..13, 95% CI: 1.10, 1.18). The authors conclude that individual sociodemographic characteristics and school-level sociodemographic composition are associated with obesity among New York City public school students...
  7. pmc Body mass index, safety hazards, and neighborhood attractiveness
    Gina S Lovasi
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Prev Med 43:378-84. 2012
    ..However, these neighborhood characteristics may not be equally relevant to health across all settings and population subgroups...
  8. pmc Neighborhood food environment and walkability predict obesity in New York City
    Andrew Rundle
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 117:442-7. 2009
    ..Differences in the neighborhood food environment may contribute to disparities in obesity...
  9. pmc Place of birth, duration of residence, neighborhood immigrant composition and body mass index in New York City
    Yoosun Park
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York NY, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 5:19. 2008
    ..To investigate this theory we incorporated measures of neighborhood immigrant composition into analyses of individual's body mass index (BMI) and generation of immigration and duration of residence in the U.S...
  10. doi request reprint Bullying among pediatric patients with food allergy
    Jay A Lieberman
    Elliot and Roslyn Jaffe Food Allergy Institute, Division of Allergy and Immunology, Department of Pediatrics, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 105:282-6. 2010
    ..There are reports of children and teens with food allergy being harassed because of their food allergy, yet no study to date has attempted to characterize these occurrences...