Daniel J Kim

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc A multilevel analysis of key forms of community- and individual-level social capital as predictors of self-rated health in the United States
    Daniel Kim
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Urban Health 83:813-26. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint U.S. state-level social capital and health-related quality of life: multilevel evidence of main, mediating, and modifying effects
    Daniel Kim
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 17:258-69. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Food taxation and pricing strategies to "thin out" the obesity epidemic
    Daniel Kim
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Am J Prev Med 30:430-7. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint US state- and county-level social capital in relation to obesity and physical inactivity: a multilevel, multivariable analysis
    Daniel Kim
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, USA
    Soc Sci Med 63:1045-59. 2006
  5. pmc Bonding versus bridging social capital and their associations with self rated health: a multilevel analysis of 40 US communities
    D Kim
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02446, USA
    J Epidemiol Community Health 60:116-22. 2006
  6. doi request reprint Is inequality at the heart of it? Cross-country associations of income inequality with cardiovascular diseases and risk factors
    Daniel Kim
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, USA
    Soc Sci Med 66:1719-32. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Blues from the neighborhood? Neighborhood characteristics and depression
    Daniel Kim
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, 7th Floor, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Epidemiol Rev 30:101-17. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Validation of the Harvard Cancer Risk Index: a prediction tool for individual cancer risk
    Daniel J Kim
    Harvard Center for Cancer Prevention, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 57:332-40. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Brief, validated survey instruments for the measurement of fruit and vegetable intakes in adults: a review
    Daniel J Kim
    Department of Health and Social Behavior, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Prev Med 36:440-7. 2003
  10. pmc Do neighborhood socioeconomic deprivation and low social cohesion predict coronary calcification?: the CARDIA study
    Daniel Kim
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, 7th Floor, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 172:288-98. 2010

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. pmc A multilevel analysis of key forms of community- and individual-level social capital as predictors of self-rated health in the United States
    Daniel Kim
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Urban Health 83:813-26. 2006
    ..Overall, our results suggest primarily beneficial yet modest health effects of key summary forms of community social capital, and heterogeneity in some of these effects by urban context and population subgroup...
  2. ncbi request reprint U.S. state-level social capital and health-related quality of life: multilevel evidence of main, mediating, and modifying effects
    Daniel Kim
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 17:258-69. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the relation between state-level social capital and adult health-related quality of life (HRQOL) in the United States...
  3. ncbi request reprint Food taxation and pricing strategies to "thin out" the obesity epidemic
    Daniel Kim
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Am J Prev Med 30:430-7. 2006
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  4. ncbi request reprint US state- and county-level social capital in relation to obesity and physical inactivity: a multilevel, multivariable analysis
    Daniel Kim
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, USA
    Soc Sci Med 63:1045-59. 2006
    ..Overall, this study provides some evidence for the promotion of social capital as a potential strategy for addressing the burgeoning obesity epidemic...
  5. pmc Bonding versus bridging social capital and their associations with self rated health: a multilevel analysis of 40 US communities
    D Kim
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02446, USA
    J Epidemiol Community Health 60:116-22. 2006
    ..This study distinguished between the health effects of summary measures tapping into the constructs of community bonding and community bridging social capital...
  6. doi request reprint Is inequality at the heart of it? Cross-country associations of income inequality with cardiovascular diseases and risk factors
    Daniel Kim
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, USA
    Soc Sci Med 66:1719-32. 2008
    ..Future studies should consider income inequality as an independent contributor to variations in CVD burden globally...
  7. doi request reprint Blues from the neighborhood? Neighborhood characteristics and depression
    Daniel Kim
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, 7th Floor, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Epidemiol Rev 30:101-17. 2008
    ..Overall, addressing these gaps will help to identify what specific neighborhood features matter for depression, how, and for whom, and will contribute to curtailing the burden of disease associated with this major disorder...
  8. ncbi request reprint Validation of the Harvard Cancer Risk Index: a prediction tool for individual cancer risk
    Daniel J Kim
    Harvard Center for Cancer Prevention, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 57:332-40. 2004
    ..S. men and women relative to the general population. To date, the Risk Index has not been prospectively validated...
  9. ncbi request reprint Brief, validated survey instruments for the measurement of fruit and vegetable intakes in adults: a review
    Daniel J Kim
    Department of Health and Social Behavior, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Prev Med 36:440-7. 2003
    ..To date, brief validated survey instruments measuring self-reported fruit and vegetable consumption levels have not been systematically reviewed...
  10. pmc Do neighborhood socioeconomic deprivation and low social cohesion predict coronary calcification?: the CARDIA study
    Daniel Kim
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, 7th Floor, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 172:288-98. 2010
    ..03). This study provides evidence on associations of neighborhood deprivation and cohesion with CAC in younger, asymptomatic adults. Neighborhood attributes may contribute to subclinical atherosclerosis...
  11. pmc Social trust and self-rated health in US communities: a multilevel analysis
    S V Subramanian
    Department of Health and Social Behavior, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Urban Health 79:S21-34. 2002
    ..Future multilevel investigations of social capital and population health should routinely consider the cross-level nature of community or neighborhood effects...
  12. pmc Neighborhood socioeconomic status and behavioral pathways to risks of colon and rectal cancer in women
    Daniel Kim
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cancer 116:4187-96. 2010
    ..Evidence on the associations between neighborhood socioeconomic status (SES) and incident colon and rectal cancer is limited...
  13. doi request reprint Physician assessment of the likelihood of pneumonia in a pediatric emergency department
    Mark I Neuman
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 26:817-22. 2010
    ..The value of physical examination findings in the diagnosis of pneumonia in children may be limited, and the accuracy of physicians in predicting pneumonia is not known...
  14. pmc Covariation in the socioeconomic determinants of self rated health and happiness: a multivariate multilevel analysis of individuals and communities in the USA
    S V Subramanian
    Department of Society, Human Development and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, 7th Floor, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Epidemiol Community Health 59:664-9. 2005
    ..To investigate individual level determinants of self rated health and happiness, as well as the extent of community level covariation in health and happiness...
  15. ncbi request reprint Commentary: Reconciling the three accounts of social capital
    Ichiro Kawachi
    Department of Society, Human Development and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 33:682-90; discussion 700-4. 2004
  16. ncbi request reprint Report from a symposium on health communication to promote healthy lifestyles for the prevention of cancer (United States)
    Daniel J Kim
    Harvard Center for Cancer Prevention, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 13:875-7. 2002
    ..During the latter part of the symposium, symposium participants conceived of potential methods for integrating the areas of health communication research, policy, and practice to promote sustained healthy lifestyles...
  17. ncbi request reprint Cigarette smoking and the risk of systemic lupus erythematosus: a meta-analysis
    Karen H Costenbader
    Robert B Brigham Arthritis and Musculoskeletal Diseases Clinical Research Center, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 50:849-57. 2004
    ..We performed an extensive search of the medical literature for all studies examining this relationship, and performed a meta-analysis to arrive at a more precise estimate of effect...
  18. ncbi request reprint Report from a symposium on diet and breast cancer
    Daniel J Kim
    Harvard Center for Cancer Prevention, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 13:591-4. 2002
    ..The relations between metabolic factors such as body mass index, weight gain, and breast cancer risk were also highlighted...
  19. doi request reprint Lack of predictive value of tachypnea in the diagnosis of pneumonia in children
    Sonal Shah
    Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Boston Medical Center, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 29:406-9. 2010
    ..The World Health Organization (WHO) recommends the use of tachypnea as a proxy to the diagnosis of pneumonia in resource poor settings...

Research Grants2

  1. Neighborhood SES and behavioral pathways to risk of colorectal cancer in women
    Daniel Kim; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The study's efforts may thus translate into more effective reductions in the occurrence of health disparities in colorectal cancer, and reductions in the burden of colorectal cancer in the United States. ..