Affiliation: University of California
Deardorff J, Cham H, Gonzales N, White R, Tein J, Wong J, et al
. Pubertal timing and Mexican-origin girls' internalizing and externalizing symptoms: the influence of harsh parenting. Dev Psychol. 2013;49:1790-804 pubmed publisher
..Findings suggest that maternal harsh parenting plays a key role in the relations between early pubertal timing and behavioral and emotional outcomes among Mexican-origin girls. ..
Headen I, Mujahid M, Deardorff J, Rehkopf D, Abrams B. Associations between cumulative neighborhood deprivation, long-term mobility trajectories, and gestational weight gain. Health Place. 2018;52:101-109 pubmed publisher
..Persistent low deprivation also reduced risk of excessive GWG (RR: 0.84; 95% CI: 0.71-0.98). Long-term neighborhood deprivation contributes to patterns of GWG over women's life course. ..
Tschann J, Martinez S, Penilla C, Gregorich S, Pasch L, de Groat C, et al
. Parental feeding practices and child weight status in Mexican American families: a longitudinal analysis. Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act. 2015;12:66 pubmed publisher
..Feeding practices of both mothers and fathers were related to children's weight status, underscoring the importance of including fathers in research on parental feeding practices and child obesity. ..
Hendrick C, Cohen A, Deardorff J, Cance J. Biological and Sociocultural Factors During the School Years Predicting Women's Lifetime Educational Attainment. J Sch Health. 2016;86:215-24 pubmed publisher
..Our findings provide additional evidence that family factors should be considered when developing comprehensive and inclusive interventions in childhood and adolescence to promote lifetime educational attainment among girls. ..
Gonzales F, Jones R, Deardorff J, Windham G, Hiatt R, Kushi L. Neighborhood deprivation, race/ethnicity, and urinary metal concentrations among young girls in California. Environ Int. 2016;91:29-39 pubmed publisher
..These differential distributions of exposures may contribute to environmental health disparities later in life. ..
Penilla C, Tschann J, Deardorff J, Flores E, Pasch L, Butte N, et al
. Fathers' feeding practices and children's weight status in Mexican American families. Appetite. 2017;117:109-116 pubmed publisher
Deardorff J, Smith L, Petito L, Kim H, Abrams B. Maternal Prepregnancy Weight and Children's Behavioral and Emotional Outcomes. Am J Prev Med. 2017;53:432-440 pubmed publisher
..Maintaining healthy prepregnancy weight may be important for preventing boys' deleterious behavior outcomes in middle childhood. ..
Johnson M, Deardorff J, Davis E, Martinez W, Eskenazi B, Alkon A. The relationship between maternal responsivity, socioeconomic status, and resting autonomic nervous system functioning in Mexican American children. Int J Psychophysiol. 2017;116:45-52 pubmed publisher