T N Robinson

Summary

Affiliation: Stanford University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Preventing childhood obesity: a solution-oriented research paradigm
    Thomas N Robinson
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305 5705, USA
    Am J Prev Med 28:194-201. 2005
  2. pmc Family, community and clinic collaboration to treat overweight and obese children: Stanford GOALS-A randomized controlled trial of a three-year, multi-component, multi-level, multi-setting intervention
    Thomas N Robinson
    Solutions Science Lab, Department of Pediatrics and Stanford Prevention Research Center, Stanford University School of Medicine, Medical School Office Building, 1265 Welch Road, 1st Floor, Stanford, CA 94305 USA Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, 770 Welch Road, Suite 100, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA Stanford Prevention Research Center, Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Medical School Office Building, 1265 Welch Road, Stanford, CA 94305, USA Center for Policy Outcomes and Prevention, Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine and Lucile Packard Children s Hospital at Stanford, 117 Encina Commons, Suite 182, Stanford, CA 94305, USA Center for Healthy Weight, Stanford University School of Medicine and Lucile Packard Children s Hospital at Stanford, Medical School Office Building, 1265 Welch Road, 1st Floor, Stanford, CA 94305, USA Electronic address
    Contemp Clin Trials 36:421-35. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Is parental control over children's eating associated with childhood obesity? Results from a population-based sample of third graders
    T N Robinson
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of General Pediatrics, Stanford Center for Research in Disease Prevention, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California 94304, USA
    Obes Res 9:306-12. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Television viewing and childhood obesity
    T N Robinson
    Division of General Pediatrics and Stanford Center for Research in Disease Prevention, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
    Pediatr Clin North Am 48:1017-25. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Effects of reducing television viewing on children's requests for toys: a randomized controlled trial
    T N Robinson
    Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 22:179-84. 2001
  6. pmc A randomized controlled trial of culturally tailored dance and reducing screen time to prevent weight gain in low-income African American girls: Stanford GEMS
    Thomas N Robinson
    Division of General Pediatrics and Stanford Prevention Research Center, Stanford University School of Medicine, 1070 Arastradero Road, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 164:995-1004. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Effects of reducing children's television and video game use on aggressive behavior: a randomized controlled trial
    T N Robinson
    Department of Pediatrics and Center for Research in Disease Prevention, Stanford University School of Medicine, 1000 Welch Rd, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 155:17-23. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Reducing children's television viewing to prevent obesity: a randomized controlled trial
    T N Robinson
    Department of Pediatrics, Stanford Center for Research in Disease Prevention, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, Calif 94304, USA
    JAMA 282:1561-7. 1999
  9. ncbi request reprint Effects of fast food branding on young children's taste preferences
    Thomas N Robinson
    Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305 5705, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 161:792-7. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Primary care interventions to reduce television viewing in African-American children
    B Sophia Ford
    School of Medicine, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Am J Prev Med 22:106-9. 2002

Detail Information

Publications55

  1. ncbi request reprint Preventing childhood obesity: a solution-oriented research paradigm
    Thomas N Robinson
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305 5705, USA
    Am J Prev Med 28:194-201. 2005
    ....
  2. pmc Family, community and clinic collaboration to treat overweight and obese children: Stanford GOALS-A randomized controlled trial of a three-year, multi-component, multi-level, multi-setting intervention
    Thomas N Robinson
    Solutions Science Lab, Department of Pediatrics and Stanford Prevention Research Center, Stanford University School of Medicine, Medical School Office Building, 1265 Welch Road, 1st Floor, Stanford, CA 94305 USA Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, 770 Welch Road, Suite 100, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA Stanford Prevention Research Center, Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Medical School Office Building, 1265 Welch Road, Stanford, CA 94305, USA Center for Policy Outcomes and Prevention, Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine and Lucile Packard Children s Hospital at Stanford, 117 Encina Commons, Suite 182, Stanford, CA 94305, USA Center for Healthy Weight, Stanford University School of Medicine and Lucile Packard Children s Hospital at Stanford, Medical School Office Building, 1265 Welch Road, 1st Floor, Stanford, CA 94305, USA Electronic address
    Contemp Clin Trials 36:421-35. 2013
    ..To test the effects of a three-year, community-based, multi-component, multi-level, multi-setting (MMM) approach for treating overweight and obese children...
  3. ncbi request reprint Is parental control over children's eating associated with childhood obesity? Results from a population-based sample of third graders
    T N Robinson
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of General Pediatrics, Stanford Center for Research in Disease Prevention, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California 94304, USA
    Obes Res 9:306-12. 2001
    ..These findings have been widely endorsed; however, the direct relationship between parental control of children's intake and their children's degree of overweight has not been shown in a generalized sample...
  4. ncbi request reprint Television viewing and childhood obesity
    T N Robinson
    Division of General Pediatrics and Stanford Center for Research in Disease Prevention, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
    Pediatr Clin North Am 48:1017-25. 2001
    ..The results of this randomized, controlled trial provide evidence that television viewing is a cause of increased body fatness and that reducing television viewing is a promising strategy for preventing childhood obesity...
  5. ncbi request reprint Effects of reducing television viewing on children's requests for toys: a randomized controlled trial
    T N Robinson
    Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 22:179-84. 2001
    ..These findings suggest that reducing television viewing is a promising approach to reducing the influences of advertising on children's behavior...
  6. pmc A randomized controlled trial of culturally tailored dance and reducing screen time to prevent weight gain in low-income African American girls: Stanford GEMS
    Thomas N Robinson
    Division of General Pediatrics and Stanford Prevention Research Center, Stanford University School of Medicine, 1070 Arastradero Road, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 164:995-1004. 2010
    ..To test a 2-year community- and family-based obesity prevention program for low-income African American girls: Stanford GEMS (Girls' health Enrichment Multi-site Studies)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Effects of reducing children's television and video game use on aggressive behavior: a randomized controlled trial
    T N Robinson
    Department of Pediatrics and Center for Research in Disease Prevention, Stanford University School of Medicine, 1000 Welch Rd, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 155:17-23. 2001
    ..The relationship between exposure to aggression in the media and children's aggressive behavior is well documented. However, few potential solutions have been evaluated...
  8. ncbi request reprint Reducing children's television viewing to prevent obesity: a randomized controlled trial
    T N Robinson
    Department of Pediatrics, Stanford Center for Research in Disease Prevention, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, Calif 94304, USA
    JAMA 282:1561-7. 1999
    ..Some observational studies have found an association between television viewing and child and adolescent adiposity...
  9. ncbi request reprint Effects of fast food branding on young children's taste preferences
    Thomas N Robinson
    Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305 5705, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 161:792-7. 2007
    ..To examine the effects of cumulative, real-world marketing and brand exposures on young children by testing the influence of branding from a heavily marketed source on taste preferences...
  10. ncbi request reprint Primary care interventions to reduce television viewing in African-American children
    B Sophia Ford
    School of Medicine, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Am J Prev Med 22:106-9. 2002
    ..Data are lacking on primary care interventions to reduce children's television viewing. Low-income African-American children watch greater amounts of television than their peers...
  11. ncbi request reprint Ethnic variation in cardiovascular disease risk factors among children and young adults: findings from the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 1988-1994
    M A Winkleby
    Stanford Center for Research in Disease Prevention, Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, Calif 94304 1825, USA
    JAMA 281:1006-13. 1999
    ..Knowledge about ethnic differences in cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk factors among children and young adults from national samples is limited...
  12. ncbi request reprint Prospective study of risk factors for the initiation of cigarette smoking
    J D Killen
    Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California 94304, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 65:1011-6. 1997
    ..The data suggest that future research is needed to examine potential gender differences that may have implications for the next generation of smoking-prevention programs...
  13. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of quality control procedures for 24-h dietary recalls: results from the Girls Health Enrichment Multisite Studies
    Karen W Cullen
    Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030 2600, USA
    Prev Med 38:S14-23. 2004
    ..Quality control methods are key components of dietary assessment, but have rarely been evaluated...
  14. pmc Stanford GEMS phase 2 obesity prevention trial for low-income African-American girls: design and sample baseline characteristics
    Thomas N Robinson
    Department of Pediatrics and Stanford Prevention Research Center, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 29:56-69. 2008
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  15. ncbi request reprint Overweight concerns and body dissatisfaction among third-grade children: the impacts of ethnicity and socioeconomic status
    T N Robinson
    Department of Pediatrics and the Stanford Center for Research in Disease Prevention, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California 94304, USA
    J Pediatr 138:181-7. 2001
    ..Young Latina and African American girls manifest equivalent or higher levels of disordered eating attitudes and behaviors as white and Asian American girls...
  16. pmc Objectively measured physical activity and cardiovascular disease risk factors in African American girls
    Sofiya Alhassan
    Stanford Prevention Research Center, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    Ethn Dis 18:421-6. 2008
    ..This study examines the associations between objectively measured physical activity and cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk factors in preadolescent African American girls...
  17. ncbi request reprint The effects of increasing outdoor play time on physical activity in Latino preschool children
    Sofiya Alhassan
    Stanford Prevention Research Center, Department of Medicine and Division of General Pediatrics, University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305 5705, USA
    Int J Pediatr Obes 2:153-8. 2007
    ..A randomized controlled pilot study to test the hypothesis that increasing preschool children's outdoor free play time increases their daily physical activity levels...
  18. ncbi request reprint African-American girls' dietary intake while watching television
    Donna M Matheson
    Stanford Prevention Research Center, Stanford University School of Medicine, 211 Quarry Road, Stanford, CA 94305 5705, USA
    Obes Res 12:32S-37S. 2004
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  19. ncbi request reprint Assessing weight-related biochemical cardiovascular risk factors in African-American girls
    Darrell M Wilson
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    Obes Res 12:73S-83S. 2004
    ..We examined the feasibility of obtaining fasting blood samples and report correlates of these biochemical markers in an understudied population sample...
  20. doi request reprint Effects of a college course about food and society on students' eating behaviors
    Eric B Hekler
    Stanford Prevention Research Center, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305 5705, USA
    Am J Prev Med 38:543-7. 2010
    ..Health education programs for promoting a healthful diet have shown limited success in clinical trials...
  21. ncbi request reprint Are certain multicenter randomized clinical trial structures misleading clinical and policy decisions?
    Helena Chmura Kraemer
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University, 401 Quarry Road, 5717, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 26:518-29. 2005
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  22. ncbi request reprint Does children's screen time predict requests for advertised products? Cross-sectional and prospective analyses
    Lisa J Chamberlain
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics and Stanford Prevention Research Center, Stanford University School of Medicine, 750 Welch Road, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:363-8. 2006
    ..To examine children's screen media exposure and requests for advertised toys and food/drinks...
  23. doi request reprint Identifying subgroups of U.S. adults at risk for prolonged television viewing to inform program development
    Abby C King
    Department of Health Research and Policy, Stanford University School of Medicine, California, 94305, USA
    Am J Prev Med 38:17-26. 2010
    ..Although adverse health effects of prolonged TV viewing have been increasingly recognized, little population-wide information is available concerning subgroups at greatest risk for this behavior...
  24. ncbi request reprint Definition of metabolic syndrome in preadolescent girls
    Carolyn H Chi
    Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University and the Lucile Packard Children s Hospital at Stanford, Stanford Prevention Research Center, Stanford, California 94305 5208, USA
    J Pediatr 148:788-792. 2006
    ..To compare and contrast proposed definitions of metabolic syndrome in pediatrics, and to determine prevalence of metabolic syndrome in preadolescent females when applying different criteria...
  25. pmc Withdrawal symptoms over time among adolescents in a smoking cessation intervention: do symptoms vary by level of nicotine dependence?
    Steffani R Bailey
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford Prevention Research Center, Suite 300, Palo Alto, CA 94304 1334, USA
    Addict Behav 34:1017-22. 2009
    ..Craving was rated as the most problematic symptom at the baseline assessment. The results of this study may help guide the development of future research on diagnostic and cessation treatment strategies for teens...
  26. doi request reprint Team sports for overweight children: the Stanford Sports to Prevent Obesity Randomized Trial (SPORT)
    Dana L Weintraub
    Division of General Pediatrics and Stanford Prevention Research Center, Stanford University School of Medicine, 211 Quarry Rd, Hoover Pavilion, Room N032, Stanford, CA 94305 5705, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 162:232-7. 2008
    ..To evaluate the feasibility, acceptability, and efficacy of an after-school team sports program for reducing weight gain in low-income overweight children...
  27. ncbi request reprint Do Mexican-American mothers' food-related parenting practices influence their children's weight and dietary intake?
    Donna M Matheson
    Stanford Prevention Research Center, CA 94305, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 106:1861-5. 2006
    ..These associations differed in food-secure and food-insecure households. Overall, pressure to eat was highly associated with children's weight, but the temporal nature of these relationships cannot be discerned...
  28. ncbi request reprint Randomized clinical trial of the efficacy of bupropion combined with nicotine patch in the treatment of adolescent smokers
    Joel D Killen
    Department of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 72:729-35. 2004
    ..These findings are encouraging and suggest new avenues for research. For example, treatments of the kind examined in this report, augmented by extended maintenance therapies, may yield higher long-term success rates...
  29. ncbi request reprint Major depression among adolescent smokers undergoing treatment for nicotine dependence
    Joel D Killen
    Stanford Prevention Research Center, Stanford University School of Medicine, Hoover Pavilion, Room N072, 211 Quarry Road, CA 94305 5705, USA
    Addict Behav 29:1517-26. 2004
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint Agreement among measures of asthma status: a prospective study of low-income children with moderate to severe asthma
    Paul J Sharek
    Division of General Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California, USA
    Pediatrics 110:797-804. 2002
    ..Understanding the relationship between these measures may facilitate more parsimonious and valid evaluation strategies without loss of information...
  31. ncbi request reprint Validity of children's food portion estimates: a comparison of 2 measurement aids
    Donna M Matheson
    Stanford Center for Research in Disease Prevention, Stanford University School of Medicine, 1000 Welch Rd, Palo Alto, CA 94304 1825, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:867-71. 2002
    ..Although children's self-reports of food intake are widely used, there is little research on their ability to estimate food portions...
  32. ncbi request reprint Dance and reducing television viewing to prevent weight gain in African-American girls: the Stanford GEMS pilot study
    Thomas N Robinson
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, The Stanford Center for Research in Disease Prevention, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Ethn Dis 13:S65-77. 2003
    ..To test the feasibility, acceptability, and potential efficacy of after-school dance classes and a family-based intervention to reduce television viewing, thereby reducing weight gain, among African-American girls...
  33. ncbi request reprint Children's food consumption during television viewing
    Donna M Matheson
    Stanford Prevention Research Center, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305 5705, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 79:1088-94. 2004
    ..Television viewing is associated with childhood obesity. Eating during viewing and eating highly advertised foods are 2 of the hypothesized mechanisms through which television is thought to affect children's weight...
  34. ncbi request reprint The 30-second effect: an experiment revealing the impact of television commercials on food preferences of preschoolers
    D L Borzekowski
    Stanford Center for Research in Disease Prevention, Palo Alto, Calif, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 101:42-6. 2001
    ..Furthermore, advocates should raise the public policy issue of advertising and young children, especially given the recent epidemic of childhood obesity and the ever-changing media environment...
  35. ncbi request reprint Effects of a videotape to increase use of poison control centers by low-income and Spanish-speaking families: a randomized, controlled trial
    Nancy R Kelly
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, Stanford, California, USA
    Pediatrics 111:21-6. 2003
    ..A videotape intervention was designed to address these barriers to PCC use...
  36. pmc A randomized trial of the effects of reducing television viewing and computer use on body mass index in young children
    Leonard H Epstein
    Behavioral Medicine Laboratory, Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, State University of New York at Buffalo, Farber Hall, 3435 Main St, Room G56, Bldg 26, Buffalo, NY 14214 3000, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 162:239-45. 2008
    ..To assess the effects of reducing television viewing and computer use on children's body mass index (BMI) as a risk factor for the development of overweight in young children...
  37. ncbi request reprint Do adolescent smokers experience withdrawal effects when deprived of nicotine?
    J D Killen
    Department of Medicine, Center for Research in Disease Prevention, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California 94304 1885, USA
    Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 9:176-82. 2001
    ..As in previous research with adults, expectancies concerning the effects of nicotine replacement also influenced perceptions of withdrawal...
  38. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based community pediatrics: building a bridge from bedside to neighborhood
    Lee M Sanders
    Department of Pediatrics, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, 1601 NW 12th Ave, Suite 4063, PO Box 016820 D820, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Pediatrics 115:1142-7. 2005
    ..Practical elements of each pillar are described and illustrated by specific examples from community-based efforts of pediatricians and are accompanied by specific resources to aid pediatricians in their future community health work...
  39. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of a multicomponent self-management program in at-risk, school-aged children with asthma
    Richard S Shames
    Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 92:611-8. 2004
    ..We developed a novel multiple-component intervention that included the use of an asthma education video game intended to promote adoption of asthma self-management behaviors and appropriate asthma care...
  40. ncbi request reprint Predicting failure of outpatient laparoscopic cholecystectomy
    Thomas N Robinson
    Department of Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, USA
    Am J Surg 184:515-8; discussion 518-9. 2002
    ..We hypothesized that patients in whom same day discharge (SDD) is unlikely may be identified preoperatively...
  41. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular health in childhood: A statement for health professionals from the Committee on Atherosclerosis, Hypertension, and Obesity in the Young (AHOY) of the Council on Cardiovascular Disease in the Young, American Heart Association
    Christine L Williams
    Circulation 106:143-60. 2002
  42. ncbi request reprint Common design elements of the Girls health Enrichment Multi-site Studies (GEMS)
    James Rochon
    Biostatistics Center, George Washington University, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Ethn Dis 13:S6-14. 2003
    ..This report presents the basic study design, a brief overview of the interventions, the measurements taken and their rationale, and procedures both for compiling the collaborative database, and performing site-specific analyses...
  43. ncbi request reprint Phase 1 of the Girls health Enrichment Multi-site Studies (GEMS): conclusion
    Shiriki K Kumanyika
    Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Penn 19104 6021, USA
    Ethn Dis 13:S88-91. 2003
    ....
  44. ncbi request reprint Promoting physical activity in children and youth: a leadership role for schools: a scientific statement from the American Heart Association Council on Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Metabolism (Physical Activity Committee) in collaboration with the Co
    Russell R Pate
    Circulation 114:1214-24. 2006
  45. ncbi request reprint Parental cultural perspectives in relation to weight-related behaviors and concerns of African-American girls
    Bettina M Beech
    Department of Psychology, University of Memphis, Memphis, TN 38152, USA
    Obes Res 12:7S-19S. 2004
    ..To determine whether cultural perspectives of parents may influence children's eating and physical activity behaviors and patterns of weight gain...
  46. ncbi request reprint Prevention Conference VII: Obesity, a worldwide epidemic related to heart disease and stroke: Group IV: prevention/treatment
    Rebecca M Mullis
    Circulation 110:e484-8. 2004
  47. ncbi request reprint Measurement characteristics of activity-related psychosocial measures in 8- to 10-year-old African-American girls in the Girls Health Enrichment Multisite Study (GEMS)
    Nancy E Sherwood
    Health Partners Research Foundation, Minneapolis, MN 55440 1524, USA
    Prev Med 38:S60-8. 2004
    ....
  48. ncbi request reprint Physical activity self-report and accelerometry measures from the Girls health Enrichment Multi-site Studies
    Margarita S Treuth
    Center for Human Nutrition, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Prev Med 38:S43-9. 2004
    ..Valid and reliable physical activity checklists are needed to assess effectiveness of interventions. This study tested the validity and reliability of the Girls health Enrichment Multi-site Studies (GEMS) Activity Questionnaire...
  49. ncbi request reprint Overweight in children and adolescents: pathophysiology, consequences, prevention, and treatment
    Stephen R Daniels
    Circulation 111:1999-2012. 2005
    ..In addition, treatment approaches are presented, including behavioral, pharmacological, and surgical treatment. Childhood and adolescent overweight is one of the most important current public health concerns...
  50. ncbi request reprint Clinical practice. Overweight children and adolescents
    William H Dietz
    Division of Nutrition and Physical Activity, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    N Engl J Med 352:2100-9. 2005
  51. ncbi request reprint Measurement characteristics of weight concern and dieting measures in 8-10-year-old African-American girls from GEMS pilot studies
    Nancy E Sherwood
    School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Prev Med 38:S50-9. 2004
    ..Reliability and validity were established for weight concern measures completed by 8-10-year-old African-American girls participating in a pilot obesity prevention program...
  52. ncbi request reprint Obesity prevention in primary care
    Thomas N Robinson
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:217-8. 2006
  53. ncbi request reprint Associations among familism, language preference, and education in Mexican-American mothers and their children
    Andrea J Romero
    Mexican American Studies and Research Center, University of Arizona, Tucson 85721 0023, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 25:34-40. 2004
    ..Protective influences of cultural maintenance deserve further attention in longitudinal studies and in relation to the physical and mental health of youth...
  54. ncbi request reprint The remote, the mouse, and the no. 2 pencil: the household media environment and academic achievement among third grade students
    Dina L G Borzekowski
    Department of Population and Family Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 159:607-13. 2005
    ..Media can influence aspects of a child's physical, social, and cognitive development; however, the associations between a child's household media environment, media use, and academic achievement have yet to be determined...
  55. ncbi request reprint Estimating physical activity from incomplete accelerometer data in field studies
    Sofiya Alhassan
    Dept of Kinesiology, University of Massachusetts, Amherts, MA 01003 0258, USA
    J Phys Act Health 5:S112-25. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to develop a data-driven approach for analyzing incomplete accelerometer data from field-base studies...

Research Grants16

  1. SPORT: Sports to Prevent Obesity Randomized Trial
    Thomas Robinson; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  2. REDUCING TELEVISION VIEWING TO PREVENT CHILDHOOD OBESITY
    Thomas Robinson; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ....
  3. Environmental Strategies & Behavior Change to Reduce Overeating in Obese Children
    Thomas N Robinson; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..If effective, the clinical and public health implications would be great, providing a new paradigm to address the obesity epidemic. ..
  4. Ethnic Dance & Screen Time Reduction to Prevent Weight Gain in Latina Girls
    Thomas Robinson; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..However, effective prevention programs are lacking. We propose to develop and test a promising and potentially generalizable public health program for Latina girls...
  5. Ethnic Dance & Screen Time Reduction to Prevent Weight Gain in Latina Girls
    Thomas Robinson; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..However, effective prevention programs are lacking. We propose to develop and test a promising and potentially generalizable public health program for Latina girls...
  6. Ethnic Dance & Screen Time Reduction to Prevent Weight Gain in Latina Girls
    Thomas Robinson; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..However, effective prevention programs are lacking. We propose to develop and test a promising and potentially generalizable public health program for Latina girls...
  7. INNOVATIVE OBESITY PREVENTION FOR AFRICAN-AMERICAN GIRLS
    Thomas Robinson; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..4. To conduct analyses to evaluate potential moderators and mediators of intervention effects on primary and secondary outcomes. ..
  8. Type 2 Diabetes Primary Prevention for At Risk Girls
    Thomas Robinson; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..We will also perform baseline and prospective risk factor/targeting studies and process studies, to better understand the relevance of the results and the intervention. ..
  9. Type 2 Diabetes Primary Prevention for At Risk Girls
    Thomas Robinson; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..We will also perform baseline and prospective risk factor/targeting studies and process studies, to better understand the relevance of the results and the intervention. ..
  10. Type 2 Diabetes Primary Prevention for At Risk Girls
    Thomas Robinson; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..We will also perform baseline and prospective risk factor/targeting studies and process studies, to better understand the relevance of the results and the intervention. ..
  11. Type 2 Diabetes Primary Prevention for At Risk Girls
    Thomas Robinson; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..We will also perform baseline and prospective risk factor/targeting studies and process studies, to better understand the relevance of the results and the intervention. ..
  12. REDUCING TELEVISION VIEWING TO PREVENT CHILDHOOD OBESITY
    Thomas Robinson; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ....
  13. REDUCING TELEVISION VIEWING TO PREVENT CHILDHOOD OBESITY
    Thomas Robinson; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ....
  14. Ethnic Dance & Screen Time Reduction to Prevent Weight Gain in Latina Girls
    Thomas N Robinson; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..However, effective prevention programs are lacking. We propose to develop and test a promising and potentially generalizable public health program for Latina girls...