Bernard F Fuemmeler

Summary

Affiliation: Duke University Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Association between trauma exposure and smoking in a population-based sample of young adults
    Miguel E Roberts
    Duke University Medical Center Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    J Adolesc Health 42:266-74. 2008
  2. pmc Diet, physical activity, and body composition changes during the first year of treatment for childhood acute leukemia and lymphoma
    Bernard F Fuemmeler
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, DUMC, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 35:437-43. 2013
  3. pmc Childhood economic strains in predicting substance use in emerging adulthood: mediation effects of youth self-control and parenting practices
    Chien Ti Lee
    PhD, MPH, Department of Community and Family Medicine and Psychology and Neuroscience, Duke University Medical Center, DUMC 104006, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 38:1130-43. 2013
  4. pmc Individual- and community-level correlates of cigarette-smoking trajectories from age 13 to 32 in a U.S. population-based sample
    Bernard Fuemmeler
    Duke University Medical Center, Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, Durham, NC 27710, United States
    Drug Alcohol Depend 132:301-8. 2013
  5. pmc Parental obesity moderates the relationship between childhood appetitive traits and weight
    Bernard F Fuemmeler
    Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 21:815-23. 2013
  6. pmc Parenting styles and body mass index trajectories from adolescence to adulthood
    Bernard F Fuemmeler
    Community and Family Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Health Psychol 31:441-9. 2012
  7. pmc Parent-child relationship of directly measured physical activity
    Bernard F Fuemmeler
    Duke University Medical Center, Department of Community and Family Medicine, Durham, NC, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:17. 2011
  8. pmc Adverse childhood events are associated with obesity and disordered eating: results from a U.S. population-based survey of young adults
    Bernard F Fuemmeler
    Community and Family Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Trauma Stress 22:329-33. 2009
  9. pmc Interactions between genotype and depressive symptoms on obesity
    Bernard F Fuemmeler
    Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Behav Genet 39:296-305. 2009
  10. pmc Association between attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder symptoms and obesity and hypertension in early adulthood: a population-based study
    B F Fuemmeler
    Community and Family Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 35:852-62. 2011

Detail Information

Publications30

  1. pmc Association between trauma exposure and smoking in a population-based sample of young adults
    Miguel E Roberts
    Duke University Medical Center Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    J Adolesc Health 42:266-74. 2008
    ..Contrary to current smoking trends in the general population, recent findings indicate continued high smoking rates in trauma-exposed samples...
  2. pmc Diet, physical activity, and body composition changes during the first year of treatment for childhood acute leukemia and lymphoma
    Bernard F Fuemmeler
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, DUMC, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 35:437-43. 2013
    ..This pilot study evaluates changes in physical activity and body composition among children being treated for ALL and lymphoma and their parents...
  3. pmc Childhood economic strains in predicting substance use in emerging adulthood: mediation effects of youth self-control and parenting practices
    Chien Ti Lee
    PhD, MPH, Department of Community and Family Medicine and Psychology and Neuroscience, Duke University Medical Center, DUMC 104006, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 38:1130-43. 2013
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  4. pmc Individual- and community-level correlates of cigarette-smoking trajectories from age 13 to 32 in a U.S. population-based sample
    Bernard Fuemmeler
    Duke University Medical Center, Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, Durham, NC 27710, United States
    Drug Alcohol Depend 132:301-8. 2013
    ..This study explored the effects of both individual- and community-level variables in predicting cigarette use vs. non-use and level of use among adolescents as they transition into adulthood...
  5. pmc Parental obesity moderates the relationship between childhood appetitive traits and weight
    Bernard F Fuemmeler
    Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 21:815-23. 2013
    ....
  6. pmc Parenting styles and body mass index trajectories from adolescence to adulthood
    Bernard F Fuemmeler
    Community and Family Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Health Psychol 31:441-9. 2012
    ..This study assessed the relationship between parenting styles and changes in body mass index (BMI) from adolescence to young adulthood...
  7. pmc Parent-child relationship of directly measured physical activity
    Bernard F Fuemmeler
    Duke University Medical Center, Department of Community and Family Medicine, Durham, NC, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:17. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine parent-child activity correlations by gender, day of week, and time of day, using accelerometers - a method for direct assessment of physical activity...
  8. pmc Adverse childhood events are associated with obesity and disordered eating: results from a U.S. population-based survey of young adults
    Bernard F Fuemmeler
    Community and Family Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Trauma Stress 22:329-33. 2009
    ..This is the first study to note an association between childhood abuse with obesity and problematic weight management behaviors in a sample of young adults...
  9. pmc Interactions between genotype and depressive symptoms on obesity
    Bernard F Fuemmeler
    Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Behav Genet 39:296-305. 2009
    ..48; 95% CI 0.26-0.89). No similar effect was observed among females. These findings highlight that the obesity-depression relationship may vary as a function of gender and genetic polymorphism, and suggest the need for further study...
  10. pmc Association between attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder symptoms and obesity and hypertension in early adulthood: a population-based study
    B F Fuemmeler
    Community and Family Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 35:852-62. 2011
    ..To examine the associations between attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) symptoms, obesity and hypertension in young adults in a large population-based cohort...
  11. pmc Genes implicated in serotonergic and dopaminergic functioning predict BMI categories
    Bernard F Fuemmeler
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:348-55. 2008
    ..Interactions with gender and race/ethnicity were also examined...
  12. ncbi request reprint Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder symptoms predict nicotine dependence and progression to regular smoking from adolescence to young adulthood
    Bernard F Fuemmeler
    Community and Family Medicine, University Medical Center, Duke University Medical Center, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 32:1203-13. 2007
    ..To examine the association between retrospectively reported attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) symptoms and progression to smoking and the association with nicotine dependence...
  13. ncbi request reprint Employer and healthcare policy interventions aimed at adult obesity
    Bernard F Fuemmeler
    National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Am J Prev Med 32:44-51. 2007
    ..Policy strategies for curtailing obesity have been recommended, yet there has been little research on the degree of public support for policy-level interventions...
  14. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial mediation of fruit and vegetable consumption in the body and soul effectiveness trial
    Bernard F Fuemmeler
    Health Promotion Research Branch, Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Health Psychol 25:474-83. 2006
    ..9% of the total effect of the intervention on changes in FV intake. The results support the use of strategies to increase social support and self-efficacy in dietary intervention programs...
  15. doi request reprint Interactions between genotype and retrospective ADHD symptoms predict lifetime smoking risk in a sample of young adults
    F Joseph McClernon
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Cneter, Durham, NC 27708, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 10:117-27. 2008
    ..We observed neither main effects nor interactions with CYP2A6, DAT, and SLC6A4 genes. These findings suggest that genotypes associated with catecholamine neurotransmission interact with ADHD symptoms to contribute to smoking risk...
  16. pmc Dopamine polymorphisms and depressive symptoms predict foods intake. Results from a nationally representative sample
    Tanya Agurs-Collins
    Health Behavior Research Branch, Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, 6130 Executive Blvd, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Appetite 57:339-48. 2011
    ..13; LS mean any 9 allele=1.8, SE=.13, p<.05). These findings highlight that the relationship between depression and food intake may vary as a function of genetic polymorphism. Further research is needed to confirm these findings...
  17. pmc Understanding the phenotypic structure of adult retrospective ADHD symptoms during childhood in the United States
    Krista W Ranby
    Center for Child and Family Policy, Department of Community and Family Medicine, Duke University MedicalCenter, DUMC Box 104006, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 41:261-74. 2012
    ..Empirical models can be helpful in clarifying ADHD phenotypic structure that has the potential to advance research on the etiology and consequences of ADHD symptoms...
  18. pmc Nicotinic receptor gene variants interact with attention deficient hyperactive disorder symptoms to predict smoking trajectories from early adolescence to adulthood
    Chien Ti Lee
    Duke University Medical Center, Department of Psychology Neuroscience, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Addict Behav 38:2683-9. 2013
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint Association between smoking and attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder symptoms in a population-based sample of young adults
    Scott H Kollins
    Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 62:1142-7. 2005
    ..Few studies, however, have examined ADHD symptoms in nonclinical samples to determine the extent to which the number of symptoms-independent of the full diagnosis-confer risk for smoking-related outcomes...
  20. pmc Weight, dietary behavior, and physical activity in childhood and adolescence: implications for adult cancer risk
    Bernard F Fuemmeler
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Obes Facts 2:179-86. 2009
    ..Presently, sufficient evidence suggests a continued need for stronger primary prevention in cancer and obesity research via modified lifestyle behaviors earlier in the developmental spectrum, i.e. during childhood and adolescence...
  21. doi request reprint The steps to health employee weight management randomized control trial: rationale, design and baseline characteristics
    Truls Østbye
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 35:68-76. 2013
    ..The workplace can be an important setting for addressing obesity. An increasing number of employers offer weight management programs...
  22. pmc Change in self-efficacy partially mediates the effects of the FRESH START intervention on cancer survivors' dietary outcomes
    Catherine E Mosher
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, New York, NY 10022, USA
    Psychooncology 17:1014-23. 2008
    ..This study examined change in self-efficacy as a mediator of the effects of a mailed print intervention on the dietary and exercise practices of newly diagnosed breast and prostate cancer survivors...
  23. pmc Achieving health for a lifetime: a community engagement assessment focusing on school-age children to decrease obesity in Durham, North Carolina
    Leonor Corsino
    Department of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology, Duke University Medical Center, Box 3451, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    N C Med J 74:18-26. 2013
    ..Obesity is a prominent problem in the United States and in North Carolina. One way of combating it is with community-engaged interventions that foster collaboration between health-oriented organizations and community residents...
  24. doi request reprint Satiety responsiveness and the relationship between breastfeeding and weight status of toddlers of overweight and obese women
    Amber Hathcock
    Department of Pediatrics, Duke University Medical Center, PO Box 3099, Durham, NC, 27710, USA
    Matern Child Health J 18:1023-30. 2014
    ..More research is needed to characterize satiety responsiveness and its influence on the relationship between breastfeeding and childhood obesity. ..
  25. pmc Childhood traumatic stress and obesity in women: the intervening effects of PTSD and MDD
    Eric A Dedert
    Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center and Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    J Trauma Stress 23:785-63. 2010
    ..Posttraumatic stress disorder may play a particularly important role in the development of central adiposity...
  26. ncbi request reprint Accelerometer data reduction: a comparison of four reduction algorithms on select outcome variables
    Louise C Masse
    Health Promotion Research Branch, Behavioral Research Program, Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20895 7335, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 37:S544-54. 2005
    ..This paper a) reviews decision rules researchers have used in the past, b) compares the impact of using different decision rules on a common data set, and c) identifies issues to consider for accelerometer data reduction...
  27. pmc Depression in pregnancy, infant birth weight and DNA methylation of imprint regulatory elements
    Ying Liu
    School of Medicine, Duke University, Durham, NC, USA
    Epigenetics 7:735-46. 2012
    ..9% higher methylation at the PLAGL1 DMR compared with normal birth weight infants. Our findings confirm that severe maternal depressed mood in pregnancy is associated with LBW, and that MEG3 and IGF2 plasticity may play important roles...
  28. ncbi request reprint Bridging disciplines: an introduction to the special issue on public health and pediatric psychology
    Bernard F Fuemmeler
    Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, Health Promotion Research Branch, 6130 Executive Blvd, EPN 4080, MSC 7335, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 29:405-14. 2004
  29. ncbi request reprint Commentary: psychosocial functioning of children and adolescents surviving cancer: the junior investigators' perspective
    Eugene A Meyer
    Department of Pediatric Oncology, Dana Farber Cancer Institute and Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02445, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 30:47-9. 2005
  30. ncbi request reprint Diffusion of an integrated health education program in an urban school system: planet health
    Jean L Wiecha
    Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, 7th Floor, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 29:467-74. 2004
    ..Assessed the feasibility, acceptability, and sustainability of Planet Health, an interdisciplinary, integrated health education curriculum implemented in six public middle schools...

Research Grants3

  1. Intergenerational Research on Obesity Prevention: From Correlates to Intervention
    Bernard Fuemmeler; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This research proposal is aligned with NCI's strategic goals in energy balance (e.g., Transdisciplinary Research on Energetic and Cancer) and the NIH's Obesity Task Force. ..
  2. Elucidating links between ADHD symptoms and tobacco/alcohol use trajectories
    Bernard F Fuemmeler; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Such knowledge is necessary for effective preventive intervention planning and implementation. ..