Elizabeth Goodman

Summary

Affiliation: Tufts-New England Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic disparities in insulin resistance: results from the Princeton School District Study
    Elizabeth Goodman
    Department of Pediatrics, Tufts New England Medical Center and Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Psychosom Med 69:61-7. 2007
  2. pmc Instability in the diagnosis of metabolic syndrome in adolescents
    Elizabeth Goodman
    Floating Hospital for Children at Tufts New England Medical Center, Boston, Mass, MA, USA
    Circulation 115:2316-22. 2007
  3. pmc Perceived socioeconomic status: a new type of identity that influences adolescents' self-rated health
    Elizabeth Goodman
    Tufts New England Medical Center and the Floating Hospital for Children, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    J Adolesc Health 41:479-87. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Dietary intake and cardiometabolic risk in ethnically diverse urban schoolchildren
    Lauren E Au
    Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy, Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    J Acad Nutr Diet 112:1815-21. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Maternal obesity, gestational hypertension, and preterm delivery
    Juliette Madan
    Division of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03756, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 23:82-8. 2010
  6. pmc Hostility and adiposity mediate disparities in insulin resistance among adolescents and young adults
    Elizabeth Goodman
    Floating Hospital for Children at Tufts Medical Center, Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Pediatr 157:572-7, 577.e1. 2010
  7. pmc Association of optimism with cardiometabolic risk in adolescents
    Nicolas M Oreskovic
    Center for Child and Adolescent Health Research and Policy, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Adolesc Health 52:407-12. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Consistently inconsistent: a snapshot of across- and within-state disparities in the prevalence of childhood overweight and obesity
    Christina Bethell
    Child and Adolescent Health Measurement Initiative, Department of Pediatrics, Oregon Health and Science University, 707 SW Gaines Ave, Mail Code CDRC P, Portland, OR 97219, USA
    Pediatrics 123:S277-86. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Stability of adolescent body mass index during three years of follow-up
    Nancy A Crimmins
    Department of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    J Pediatr 151:383-7. 2007
  10. pmc Breastfeeding helps explain racial and socioeconomic status disparities in adolescent adiposity
    Jessica G Woo
    Department of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Ave, MLC 5041, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    Pediatrics 121:e458-65. 2008

Research Grants

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Publications50

  1. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic disparities in insulin resistance: results from the Princeton School District Study
    Elizabeth Goodman
    Department of Pediatrics, Tufts New England Medical Center and Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Psychosom Med 69:61-7. 2007
    ..The objectives of this study were to determine whether lower socioeconomic status (SES) is associated with changes in insulin resistance in adolescents over a 3-year period and explore moderators of this effect...
  2. pmc Instability in the diagnosis of metabolic syndrome in adolescents
    Elizabeth Goodman
    Floating Hospital for Children at Tufts New England Medical Center, Boston, Mass, MA, USA
    Circulation 115:2316-22. 2007
    ..However, adolescence is a period of intense physiological change, and therefore stability of the underlying metabolic structure and clinical categorization based on metabolic risk is uncertain...
  3. pmc Perceived socioeconomic status: a new type of identity that influences adolescents' self-rated health
    Elizabeth Goodman
    Tufts New England Medical Center and the Floating Hospital for Children, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    J Adolesc Health 41:479-87. 2007
    ..In addition, the study determines whether SSS independently influences adolescents' self-rated health, an important predictor of morbidity and health service use...
  4. doi request reprint Dietary intake and cardiometabolic risk in ethnically diverse urban schoolchildren
    Lauren E Au
    Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy, Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    J Acad Nutr Diet 112:1815-21. 2012
    ..0001). Further research is warranted to determine the influence of dietary recommendations at a young age among different racial/ethnic groups on cardiometabolic health...
  5. doi request reprint Maternal obesity, gestational hypertension, and preterm delivery
    Juliette Madan
    Division of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03756, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 23:82-8. 2010
    ..To study maternal obesity as a risk factor for preterm delivery...
  6. pmc Hostility and adiposity mediate disparities in insulin resistance among adolescents and young adults
    Elizabeth Goodman
    Floating Hospital for Children at Tufts Medical Center, Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Pediatr 157:572-7, 577.e1. 2010
    ..This study explores whether the relationship between lower socioeconomic status and insulin resistance in adolescents is mediated by both physiological and psychological factors associated with increased cardiometabolic risk...
  7. pmc Association of optimism with cardiometabolic risk in adolescents
    Nicolas M Oreskovic
    Center for Child and Adolescent Health Research and Policy, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Adolesc Health 52:407-12. 2013
    ..Because cardiometabolic risk differs by race and ethnicity, we also explored whether race and ethnicity moderated the optimism-cardiometabolic risk relationship...
  8. doi request reprint Consistently inconsistent: a snapshot of across- and within-state disparities in the prevalence of childhood overweight and obesity
    Christina Bethell
    Child and Adolescent Health Measurement Initiative, Department of Pediatrics, Oregon Health and Science University, 707 SW Gaines Ave, Mail Code CDRC P, Portland, OR 97219, USA
    Pediatrics 123:S277-86. 2009
    ..The epidemic of childhood overweight and obesity is characterized by known disparities. Less is known about how these disparities vary across and within the state in which a child lives...
  9. ncbi request reprint Stability of adolescent body mass index during three years of follow-up
    Nancy A Crimmins
    Department of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    J Pediatr 151:383-7. 2007
    ..A 4-year longitudinal study was conducted to determine the prevalence of overweight, detect shifts in body mass index (BMI) distribution, and determine which adolescents were at risk for pathologic weight gain...
  10. pmc Breastfeeding helps explain racial and socioeconomic status disparities in adolescent adiposity
    Jessica G Woo
    Department of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Ave, MLC 5041, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    Pediatrics 121:e458-65. 2008
    ..Racial and socioeconomic status differences in breastfeeding behavior have also been noted. In this study, we formally test whether breastfeeding mediates the relationship between race and socioeconomic status with adolescent adiposity...
  11. doi request reprint Vitamin D intake and serum vitamin D in ethnically diverse urban schoolchildren
    Lauren E Au
    Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy, Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Public Health Nutr 15:2047-53. 2012
    ..The objective of the present study was to determine whether racial/ethnic differences in dietary vitamin D intake exist and whether they explain differences in 25(OH)D...
  12. pmc Stability of the factor structure of the metabolic syndrome across pubertal development: confirmatory factor analyses of three alternative models
    Elizabeth Goodman
    Department of Pediatrics and Public Health, Floating Hospital for Children at Tufts Medical Center, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    J Pediatr 155:S5.e1-8. 2009
    ..To test the fit and stability of 3 alternative models of the metabolic syndrome's factor structure across 3 developmental stages...
  13. pmc The relationship of retinol binding protein 4 to changes in insulin resistance and cardiometabolic risk in overweight black adolescents
    Elizabeth Goodman
    The Floating Hospital for Children at Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    J Pediatr 154:67-73.e1. 2009
    ..To assess, among overweight non-hispanic black adolescents the relationship of changes in plasma retinol binding protein 4 (RBP4) over 3 years to changes in insulin resistance (IR) and 4 associated cardiometabolic risks...
  14. pmc Depressive symptoms in severely obese compared with normal weight adolescents: results from a community-based longitudinal study
    Elizabeth Goodman
    Center for Child and Adolescent Health Policy, Massachusetts General Hospital for Children, Department of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    J Adolesc Health 49:64-9. 2011
    ..This study determined the relationship of severe obesity and depressive symptoms over 3 years in a community-based sample of non-Hispanic black and white adolescents in grades 7-12 at baseline...
  15. pmc A prospective study of psychological distress and weight status in adolescents/young adults
    Laura D Kubzansky
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Ann Behav Med 43:219-28. 2012
    ..The obesity-psychological distress relationship remains controversial...
  16. doi request reprint Understanding pediatricians' views toward school-based BMI screening in Massachusetts: a pilot study
    Stefanie A Pietras
    Center for Child and Adolescent Health Policy, Massachusetts General Hospital for Children, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Sch Health 82:107-14. 2012
    ..We assessed MA pediatricians' knowledge, attitudes, beliefs, and practices concerning BMI screening...
  17. doi request reprint Maternal obesity and neonatal Apgar scores
    Minghua Chen
    Division of Newborn Medicine, Floating Hospital for Children at Tufts Medical Center, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 23:89-95. 2010
    ..To determine whether maternal obesity in early pregnancy is associated with low neonatal 5-min Apgar scores while adjusting for confounders...
  18. pmc Genotype prediction of adult type 2 diabetes from adolescence in a multiracial population
    Jason L Vassy
    General Medicine Division, and jCenter for Child and Adolescent Health Research and Policy, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Pediatrics 130:e1235-42. 2012
    ..Understanding the risk for type 2 diabetes (T2D) early in the life course is important for prevention. Whether genetic information improves prediction models for diabetes from adolescence into adulthood is unknown...
  19. ncbi request reprint The relationships of adiponectin with insulin and lipids are strengthened with increasing adiposity
    Lisa J Martin
    Department of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 90:4255-9. 2005
    ..Because adiponectin is secreted by adipocytes, it may also act locally to counteract insulin resistance and dyslipidemia worsened by inflammation...
  20. pmc Vitamin D deficiency, adiposity, and cardiometabolic risk in urban schoolchildren
    Jennifer Sacheck
    Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy, Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    J Pediatr 159:945-50. 2011
    ..To determine the relationship between serum vitamin D levels and cardiometabolic risk factors independent of adiposity in urban schoolchildren...
  21. pmc Socioeconomic status gradients in inflammation in adolescence
    Stefanie A Pietras
    Center for Child and Adolescent Health Research and Policy, 100 Cambridge St, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Psychosom Med 75:442-8. 2013
    ..To determine whether lower socioeconomic status (SES), broadly defined, is associated with increased inflammation in adolescence and whether adiposity mediates these relationships...
  22. doi request reprint Firm foundations: strength-based approaches to adolescent chronic disease
    Richard J Chung
    Division of Adolescent Young Adult Medicine, Department of Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Curr Opin Pediatr 22:389-97. 2010
    ..Recent clinical innovations and research findings that provide evidence of the efficacy of strength-based approaches and represent a fundamental evolution in the clinical approach to adolescent care are reviewed...
  23. ncbi request reprint Impact of objective and subjective social status on obesity in a biracial cohort of adolescents
    Elizabeth Goodman
    Schneider Institute for Health Policy, Heller School for Social Policy and Management, Brandeis University MS 35, 415 South Street, Waltham, MA 02454 9110, USA
    Obes Res 11:1018-26. 2003
    ..To characterize the associations between socioeconomic status (SES), two levels of subjective social status (SSS), and adolescent obesity...
  24. pmc Socioeconomic differences in adolescent stress: the role of psychological resources
    Daniel M Finkelstein
    Mathematica Policy Research, Inc, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
    J Adolesc Health 40:127-34. 2007
    ..To investigate whether psychological resources influenced the association between parent education (PE), a marker of socioeconomic status (SES), and perceived stress...
  25. ncbi request reprint Social inequalities in biomarkers of cardiovascular risk in adolescence
    Elizabeth Goodman
    Heller School for Social Policy and Management, Brandeis University MS 35, 415 South Street, Waltham, MA 02453 9110, USA
    Psychosom Med 67:9-15. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to explore the associations between socioeconomic status, a range of biomarkers reflective of cardiovascular risks, and a cumulative physiological risk score among adolescents...
  26. pmc The public health impact of socioeconomic status on adolescent depression and obesity
    Elizabeth Goodman
    Schneider Institute for Health Policy, Heller School for Social Policy and Management, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA 02454, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:1844-50. 2003
    ..We examined the public health impact of the socioeconomic status (SES) gradient on adolescents' physical and mental health...
  27. ncbi request reprint Frequency of abnormal carbohydrate metabolism and diabetes in a population-based screening of adolescents
    Lawrence M Dolan
    Division of Endocrinology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    J Pediatr 146:751-8. 2005
    ..To document the frequency of glucose intolerance in adolescents in a population-based study of primarily African-American/Non-Hispanic whites in an urban-suburban school district...
  28. ncbi request reprint Social disadvantage and adolescent stress
    Elizabeth Goodman
    Heller School for Social Policy and Management, Brandeis University, Waltham, Massachusetts 02453 9110, USA
    J Adolesc Health 37:484-92. 2005
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  29. ncbi request reprint Contrasting prevalence of and demographic disparities in the World Health Organization and National Cholesterol Education Program Adult Treatment Panel III definitions of metabolic syndrome among adolescents
    Elizabeth Goodman
    Heller School for Social Policy and Management, Brandeis University, Waltham, Massachusetts 02454, USA
    J Pediatr 145:445-51. 2004
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  30. ncbi request reprint Adolescent sex differences in adiponectin are conditional on pubertal development and adiposity
    Jessica G Woo
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, OH 45229 3039, USA
    Obes Res 13:2095-101. 2005
    ..In this study, we hypothesized that sex differences in adiponectin would develop during puberty and would be influenced by level of adiposity...
  31. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of the role of depression in the development and persistence of adolescent obesity
    Elizabeth Goodman
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Pediatrics 110:497-504. 2002
    ..Studies have also suggested an association between depression in adolescence and higher body mass index (BMI) in adulthood. Whether depression leads to obesity or obesity causes depression is unclear...
  32. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic status, depressive symptoms, and adolescent substance use
    Elizabeth Goodman
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:448-53. 2002
    ..We hypothesized that, among teenagers, substance use was associated with SES in a graded fashion and that depression is a mechanism through which SES affects substance use behaviors...
  33. ncbi request reprint Social status, stress, and adolescent smoking
    Daniel M Finkelstein
    Mathematica Policy Research, Inc, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
    J Adolesc Health 39:678-85. 2006
    ..This study examined whether the relation between social status and perceived stress could explain the association between lower social status and increased risk of smoking...
  34. ncbi request reprint Predictors of Papanicolaou smear return in a hospital-based adolescent and young adult clinic
    Jessica A Kahn
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, MLC 4000, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 101:490-9. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to determine whether a theory-based model could explain compliance with return visits...
  35. ncbi request reprint Enhancing their likelihood for a positive future
    Elizabeth Goodman
    Pediatrics 110:1258-9; author reply 1258-9. 2002
  36. ncbi request reprint Self-reported height and weight and the definition of obesity in epidemiological studies
    Elizabeth Goodman
    J Adolesc Health 33:140-1; author reply 141-2. 2003
  37. ncbi request reprint A multilevel analysis of the relation of socioeconomic status to adolescent depressive symptoms: does school context matter?
    Elizabeth Goodman
    Schneider Institute for Health Policy, Heller School for Social Policy and Management, Brandeis University, 415 South Street, Waltham, MA 02454 9110, USA
    J Pediatr 143:451-6. 2003
    ..Multilevel modeling techniques were then used to understand how these factors are jointly associated with adolescent depressive symptoms...
  38. ncbi request reprint Statistical assessment of mediational effects for logistic mediational models
    Bin Huang
    Center for Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    Stat Med 23:2713-28. 2004
    ..Extending the proposed method to other types of mediational model and to multiple mediators are also discussed...
  39. ncbi request reprint Letting the "Gini" out of the bottle: social causation and the obesity epidemic
    Elizabeth Goodman
    J Pediatr 142:228-30. 2003
  40. ncbi request reprint The association between impulsiveness and sexual risk behaviors in adolescent and young adult women
    Jessica A Kahn
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    J Adolesc Health 30:229-32. 2002
    ..Higher impulsiveness was significantly associated with early age of first sexual intercourse, higher number of sexual partners, non-use of contraception and condoms, and prior Chlamydia infection...
  41. ncbi request reprint Definition of metabolic syndrome
    Elizabeth Goodman
    J Pediatr 150:e36; author reply e36-7. 2007
  42. ncbi request reprint Blood pressure and hypertension in an American colony (Puerto Rico) and on the USA mainland compared, 1886-1930
    Ricardo Godoy
    Heller School, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA 02454 9110, USA
    Econ Hum Biol 5:255-79. 2007
    ..Analyses of secular trends in cardiovascular health complements analyses of secular trends in anthropometric indicators and together provide a fuller view of the changing health status of a population...
  43. ncbi request reprint Re: "Effect of smoking on depressive symptomatology: a reexamination of data from the National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent Health"
    Elizabeth Goodman
    Am J Epidemiol 163:779; author reply 780-1. 2006
  44. ncbi request reprint Pediatric metabolic syndrome: smoke and mirrors or true magic?
    Elizabeth Goodman
    J Pediatr 148:149-51. 2006
  45. doi request reprint Subjective social status in the school and change in adiposity in female adolescents: findings from a prospective cohort study
    Adina R Lemeshow
    New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, Bureau of Tobacco Control, 2 Lafayette St, 21st Floor, Mailbox CN 18, New York, NY 10007, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 162:23-8. 2008
    ..To determine whether subjective social standing in school predicts a change in body mass index (BMI) in adolescent girls during a 2-year period...
  46. ncbi request reprint Trends in the use of psychotropic medications among adolescents, 1994 to 2001
    Cindy Parks Thomas
    Schneider Institute for Health Policy, Brandeis University, Waltham, Massachusetts, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 57:63-9. 2006
    ..This study examined trends in the prescription of psychotropic medications to adolescents aged 14 to 18 years in office-based care in the United States from 1994 to 2001...
  47. doi request reprint Metabolic syndrome and the mismeasure of risk
    Elizabeth Goodman
    J Adolesc Health 42:538-40. 2008
  48. ncbi request reprint Factor analysis of clustered cardiovascular risks in adolescence: obesity is the predominant correlate of risk among youth
    Elizabeth Goodman
    Heller School for Social Policy and Management, Brandeis University, MS 35, 415 South St, Waltham, MA 02453 9110, USA
    Circulation 111:1970-7. 2005
    ..The increasing rates of obesity and type 2 diabetes and the growing importance of metabolic syndrome among adolescents make assessment of CV risk clustering even more urgent in this age group...
  49. ncbi request reprint Sexually transmitted infection testing and screening in hospital-based primary care visits by women
    Jill S Huppert
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, ML 4000, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 105:390-6. 2005
    ....
  50. ncbi request reprint Adult male height in an American colony: Puerto Rico and the USA mainland compared, 1886-1955
    Ricardo A Godoy
    Heller School for Social Policy and Management, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA 02454 9110, USA
    Econ Hum Biol 5:82-99. 2007
    ..In neither case were results statistically significant. The modest changes in Puerto Rico likely reflect the offsetting role of improved health and a stagnant rural economy during the first half of the 20th century...

Research Grants2

  1. Understanding Social Status' Impact on Adolescent Health
    Elizabeth Goodman; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This work will also lay the foundation for creation of effective primary prevention strategies by providing insight into the processes through which social inequalities in health are created. ..