Kiarri N Kershaw

Summary

Affiliation: Northwestern University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi Metropolitan-level ethnic residential segregation, racial identity, and body mass index among U.S. Hispanic adults: a multilevel cross-sectional study
    Kiarri N Kershaw
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 680 N Lake Shore, Suite 1400, Chicago, IL, USA
    BMC Public Health 14:283. 2014
  2. pmc Quantifying the contributions of behavioral and biological risk factors to socioeconomic disparities in coronary heart disease incidence: the MORGEN study
    Kiarri N Kershaw
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 680 N Lake Shore Drive, Suite 1400, Chicago, IL, 60611, USA
    Eur J Epidemiol 28:807-14. 2013
  3. pmc Racial and ethnic residential segregation, the neighborhood socioeconomic environment, and obesity among Blacks and Mexican Americans
    Kiarri N Kershaw
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 680 N Lake Shore Drive, Suite 1400, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 177:299-309. 2013
  4. pmc Understanding ethnic and nativity-related differences in low cardiovascular risk status among Mexican-Americans and non-Hispanic Whites
    Kiarri N Kershaw
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Prev Med 55:597-602. 2012
  5. pmc Metropolitan-level racial residential segregation and black-white disparities in hypertension
    Kiarri N Kershaw
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 680 North Lake Shore Drive, Suite 1400, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 174:537-45. 2011

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. doi Metropolitan-level ethnic residential segregation, racial identity, and body mass index among U.S. Hispanic adults: a multilevel cross-sectional study
    Kiarri N Kershaw
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 680 N Lake Shore, Suite 1400, Chicago, IL, USA
    BMC Public Health 14:283. 2014
    ..In this study we examined whether one social factor, racial identity, modified the association between ethnic residential segregation and body mass index (BMI) among Hispanics...
  2. pmc Quantifying the contributions of behavioral and biological risk factors to socioeconomic disparities in coronary heart disease incidence: the MORGEN study
    Kiarri N Kershaw
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 680 N Lake Shore Drive, Suite 1400, Chicago, IL, 60611, USA
    Eur J Epidemiol 28:807-14. 2013
    ..Addressing barriers to smoking cessation, blood pressure and weight management, and physical activity may be the most effective approaches to eliminating socioeconomic inequalities in CHD. ..
  3. pmc Racial and ethnic residential segregation, the neighborhood socioeconomic environment, and obesity among Blacks and Mexican Americans
    Kiarri N Kershaw
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 680 N Lake Shore Drive, Suite 1400, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 177:299-309. 2013
    ..These associations were not mediated by neighborhood poverty or negative income incongruity. These findings suggest variability in the interrelationships between residential segregation and obesity for black and Mexican-American women...
  4. pmc Understanding ethnic and nativity-related differences in low cardiovascular risk status among Mexican-Americans and non-Hispanic Whites
    Kiarri N Kershaw
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Prev Med 55:597-602. 2012
    ..We investigated factors associated with ethnic and nativity-related differences in the prevalence of low cardiovascular risk (optimal levels of all major cardiovascular risk factors)...
  5. pmc Metropolitan-level racial residential segregation and black-white disparities in hypertension
    Kiarri N Kershaw
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 680 North Lake Shore Drive, Suite 1400, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 174:537-45. 2011
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