Isabel D Fernandez

Summary

Affiliation: University of Rochester
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Gestational weight gain in adolescents: a comparison to the new Institute of Medicine recommendations
    I D Fernandez
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY 14642 0644, USA
    J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 24:368-75. 2011
  2. pmc Prevalence of nutritional wasting in populations: building explanatory models using secondary data
    Isabel D Fernandez
    Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Bull World Health Organ 80:282-91. 2002
  3. pmc Discordance in the assessment of prepregnancy weight status of adolescents: a comparison between the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention sex- and age-specific body mass index classification and the Institute of Medicine-based classification used fo
    Isabel Diana Fernandez
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, 601 Elmwood Ave, Box 644, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 108:998-1002. 2008
  4. pmc Association of workplace chronic and acute stressors with employee weight status: data from worksites in turmoil
    Isabel Diana Fernandez
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, 601 ElmwoodAve, Box 644, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 52:S34-41. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Recent studies in the epidemiologic assessment of physical activity, fetal growth, and preterm delivery: a narrative review
    Timothy De Ver Dye
    Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, New York, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 46:415-22. 2003
  6. pmc Elevated blood pressure, race/ethnicity, and C-reactive protein levels in children and adolescents
    Marc B Lande
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Rochester Medical Center, 601 Elmwood Ave, Box 777, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Pediatrics 122:1252-7. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Design characteristics of worksite environmental interventions for obesity prevention
    Charlotte A Pratt
    National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, Division of Epidemiology and Clinical Applications, 6701 Rockledge Drive, MSC 7936, Room 10118, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:2171-80. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Introduction and overview of worksite studies
    Charlotte A Pratt
    Division of Prevention and Population Science, NHLBI, 6701 Rockledge Drive, MSC 7936, Room 10118, Bethesda, MD 20892 7936, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:1S-3S. 2007
  9. doi request reprint "Pizza is cheaper than salad": assessing workers' views for an environmental food intervention
    Carol M Devine
    Division of Nutritional Sciences, Cornell University, 377 MVR, Ithaca, NY 14853 4401, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:57S-68S. 2007

Research Grants

  1. MENTORED CLINICAL SCIENTIST DEVELOPMENT AWARD
    Isabel Fernandez; Fiscal Year: 2004
  2. Images of a Healthy Worksite
    Isabel Fernandez; Fiscal Year: 2007

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. pmc Gestational weight gain in adolescents: a comparison to the new Institute of Medicine recommendations
    I D Fernandez
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY 14642 0644, USA
    J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 24:368-75. 2011
    ..To examine the gestational weight gain distributions of healthy adolescents with optimal birth outcomes and compare them to the current 2009 Institute of Medicine (IOM) recommendations...
  2. pmc Prevalence of nutritional wasting in populations: building explanatory models using secondary data
    Isabel D Fernandez
    Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Bull World Health Organ 80:282-91. 2002
    ....
  3. pmc Discordance in the assessment of prepregnancy weight status of adolescents: a comparison between the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention sex- and age-specific body mass index classification and the Institute of Medicine-based classification used fo
    Isabel Diana Fernandez
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, 601 Elmwood Ave, Box 644, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 108:998-1002. 2008
    ..Based on our findings, we suggest that adolescent prepregnancy weight categories be assessed using the CDC BMI charts and to examine gestational weight gain distributions exclusively among adolescents according to the CDC BMI categories...
  4. pmc Association of workplace chronic and acute stressors with employee weight status: data from worksites in turmoil
    Isabel Diana Fernandez
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, 601 ElmwoodAve, Box 644, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 52:S34-41. 2010
    ..To examine the independent and joint effects of psychosocial chronic and acute stressors with weight status and to report the intraclass correlation coefficient for body mass index (BMI)...
  5. ncbi request reprint Recent studies in the epidemiologic assessment of physical activity, fetal growth, and preterm delivery: a narrative review
    Timothy De Ver Dye
    Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, New York, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 46:415-22. 2003
  6. pmc Elevated blood pressure, race/ethnicity, and C-reactive protein levels in children and adolescents
    Marc B Lande
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Rochester Medical Center, 601 Elmwood Ave, Box 777, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Pediatrics 122:1252-7. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to determine, with a nationally representative sample of children, whether the relationship between elevated blood pressure and C-reactive protein levels may be evident before adulthood...
  7. ncbi request reprint Design characteristics of worksite environmental interventions for obesity prevention
    Charlotte A Pratt
    National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, Division of Epidemiology and Clinical Applications, 6701 Rockledge Drive, MSC 7936, Room 10118, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:2171-80. 2007
    ..This paper describes the design characteristics of the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)-funded studies that are testing innovative environmental interventions for weight control and obesity prevention at worksites...
  8. doi request reprint Introduction and overview of worksite studies
    Charlotte A Pratt
    Division of Prevention and Population Science, NHLBI, 6701 Rockledge Drive, MSC 7936, Room 10118, Bethesda, MD 20892 7936, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:1S-3S. 2007
  9. doi request reprint "Pizza is cheaper than salad": assessing workers' views for an environmental food intervention
    Carol M Devine
    Division of Nutritional Sciences, Cornell University, 377 MVR, Ithaca, NY 14853 4401, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:57S-68S. 2007
    ....

Research Grants5

  1. MENTORED CLINICAL SCIENTIST DEVELOPMENT AWARD
    Isabel Fernandez; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Given the adverse health effect of obesity and the difficulties involved in maintaining weight loss, primary prevention of obesity is of particular public health importance. ..
  2. Images of a Healthy Worksite
    Isabel Fernandez; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The strategies and tools developed will have a potential impact on 20,000 employees in the Rochester, NY area and 60,000 worldwide. ..