Reena Oza-Frank

Summary

Affiliation: Emory University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Age at arrival and risk of obesity among US immigrants
    Reshma Roshania
    Hubert Department of Global Health, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:2669-75. 2008
  2. pmc Asian Americans: diabetes prevalence across U.S. and World Health Organization weight classifications
    Reena Oza-Frank
    Nutrition and Health Sciences Program, Graduate Division of Biomedical and Biological Sciences, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Diabetes Care 32:1644-6. 2009
  3. doi request reprint The weight of US residence among immigrants: a systematic review
    R Oza-Frank
    Emory University, Nutrition and Health Sciences Program, Graduate Division of Biomedical and Biological Sciences, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Obes Rev 11:271-80. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Trends in nutrient intake among adults with diabetes in the United States: 1988-2004
    Reena Oza-Frank
    Graduate Division of Biomedical and Biological Sciences, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 109:1173-8. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Effect of length of residence on overweight by region of birth and age at arrival among US immigrants
    Reena Oza-Frank
    Graduate Division of Biomedical and Biological Sciences, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Public Health Nutr 13:868-75. 2010
  6. pmc Overweight and diabetes prevalence among US immigrants
    Reena Oza-Frank
    Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:661-8. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Diabetes prevalence by length of residence among US immigrants
    Reena Oza-Frank
    Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, NE, Atlanta, GA, 30322, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 13:1-8. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of overweight, obesity, and type 2 diabetes among Asian American subgroups
    Lisa R Staimez
    Emory University, Laney Graduate School, Division of Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Nutrition and Health Sciences Program, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Curr Diabetes Rev 9:312-31. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Type 2 diabetes in Asians: prevalence, risk factors, and effectiveness of behavioral intervention at individual and population levels
    Mary Beth Weber
    Nutrition and Health Sciences Department, Division of Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Annu Rev Nutr 32:417-39. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Report of a National Heart, Lung, And Blood Institute Workshop: heterogeneity in cardiometabolic risk in Asian Americans In the U.S. Opportunities for research
    K M Venkat Narayan
    Hubert Department of Global Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 55:966-73. 2010

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Publications12

  1. doi request reprint Age at arrival and risk of obesity among US immigrants
    Reshma Roshania
    Hubert Department of Global Health, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:2669-75. 2008
    ..Obesity prevention among young US immigrants should be a priority...
  2. pmc Asian Americans: diabetes prevalence across U.S. and World Health Organization weight classifications
    Reena Oza-Frank
    Nutrition and Health Sciences Program, Graduate Division of Biomedical and Biological Sciences, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Diabetes Care 32:1644-6. 2009
    ..To compare diabetes prevalence among Asian Americans by World Health Organization and U.S. BMI classifications...
  3. doi request reprint The weight of US residence among immigrants: a systematic review
    R Oza-Frank
    Emory University, Nutrition and Health Sciences Program, Graduate Division of Biomedical and Biological Sciences, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Obes Rev 11:271-80. 2010
    ..Future research is needed to identify the specific mechanisms through which living in the USA may adversely affect health outcomes...
  4. doi request reprint Trends in nutrient intake among adults with diabetes in the United States: 1988-2004
    Reena Oza-Frank
    Graduate Division of Biomedical and Biological Sciences, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 109:1173-8. 2009
    ..Weight loss through dietary modification is key to type 2 diabetes self-management, yet few nationally representative data exist on dietary trends among people with diabetes...
  5. doi request reprint Effect of length of residence on overweight by region of birth and age at arrival among US immigrants
    Reena Oza-Frank
    Graduate Division of Biomedical and Biological Sciences, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Public Health Nutr 13:868-75. 2010
    ..To estimate associations between the length of residence and overweight among US immigrants by region of birth and age at arrival...
  6. pmc Overweight and diabetes prevalence among US immigrants
    Reena Oza-Frank
    Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:661-8. 2010
    ..We estimated the prevalence of overweight and diabetes among US immigrants by region of birth...
  7. doi request reprint Diabetes prevalence by length of residence among US immigrants
    Reena Oza-Frank
    Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, NE, Atlanta, GA, 30322, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 13:1-8. 2011
    ..Diabetes prevalence reaches a plateau at 10+ years of residence and diabetes prevention efforts should, therefore, start soon after migration...
  8. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of overweight, obesity, and type 2 diabetes among Asian American subgroups
    Lisa R Staimez
    Emory University, Laney Graduate School, Division of Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Nutrition and Health Sciences Program, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Curr Diabetes Rev 9:312-31. 2013
    ..Future efforts should adopt standardized methods to understand overweight, obesity and diabetes in this growing U.S. ethnic population...
  9. doi request reprint Type 2 diabetes in Asians: prevalence, risk factors, and effectiveness of behavioral intervention at individual and population levels
    Mary Beth Weber
    Nutrition and Health Sciences Department, Division of Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Annu Rev Nutr 32:417-39. 2012
    ..Large epidemiologic studies of diabetes prevalence and risk factor profiles and translational trials identifying sustainable and culturally acceptable lifestyle programs for Asian subgroups are needed...
  10. doi request reprint Report of a National Heart, Lung, And Blood Institute Workshop: heterogeneity in cardiometabolic risk in Asian Americans In the U.S. Opportunities for research
    K M Venkat Narayan
    Hubert Department of Global Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 55:966-73. 2010
    ..S. offers a unique model to study the interaction and relationships between visceral adiposity and adipose tissue distribution and beta cell function, insulin resistance, and atherosclerosis...
  11. pmc Serum total adiponectin is associated with impaired glucose tolerance in Asian Indian females but not in males
    Menghua Luo
    Nutrition and Health Science Program, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Diabetes Sci Technol 4:645-51. 2010
    ..We investigated the association between adiponectin and IGT and between adiponectin and cardiovascular risk factors among subjects with IGT...
  12. doi request reprint Epidemiology of invasive pneumococcal disease among high-risk adults since the introduction of pneumococcal conjugate vaccine for children
    Riyadh D Muhammad
    Respiratory Diseases Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 56:e59-67. 2013
    ..The relative magnitude of these indirect effects among persons with and without PPV23 indications is unknown...