Margaret Hicken

Summary

Affiliation: University of Michigan
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Racial and ethnic differences in the association between obesity and depression in women
    Margaret T Hicken
    1 Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 22:445-52. 2013
  2. pmc Black-white blood pressure disparities: depressive symptoms and differential vulnerability to blood lead
    Margaret T Hicken
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 2029, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 121:205-9. 2013
  3. pmc A novel look at racial health disparities: the interaction between social disadvantage and environmental health
    Margaret T Hicken
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:2344-51. 2012
  4. doi request reprint How cumulative risks warrant a shift in our approach to racial health disparities: the case of lead, stress, and hypertension
    Margaret Hicken
    Robert Wood Johnson Health and Society Scholar at the Center for Social Epidemiology and Population Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 30:1895-901. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Black-white differences in age trajectories of hypertension prevalence among adult women and men, 1999-2002
    Arline T Geronimus
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Ethn Dis 17:40-8. 2007
  6. pmc "Weathering" and age patterns of allostatic load scores among blacks and whites in the United States
    Arline T Geronimus
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, University of Michigan School of Public Health, 1420 Washington Heights, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Am J Public Health 96:826-33. 2006

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. pmc Racial and ethnic differences in the association between obesity and depression in women
    Margaret T Hicken
    1 Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 22:445-52. 2013
    ..White, but not Black or Mexican American women showed a positive association. Next research steps could include examination of factors that vary by race/ethnicity that may link obesity to depression...
  2. pmc Black-white blood pressure disparities: depressive symptoms and differential vulnerability to blood lead
    Margaret T Hicken
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 2029, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 121:205-9. 2013
    ..Differential vulnerability, through which stress alters vulnerability to the effects of environmental hazards, is an emergent notion in environmental health that may contribute to these disparities...
  3. pmc A novel look at racial health disparities: the interaction between social disadvantage and environmental health
    Margaret T Hicken
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:2344-51. 2012
    ..Specifically, we examined (1) whether race modifies the association between blood lead and blood pressure and (2) whether socioeconomic status (SES) plays a role in this modifying effect...
  4. doi request reprint How cumulative risks warrant a shift in our approach to racial health disparities: the case of lead, stress, and hypertension
    Margaret Hicken
    Robert Wood Johnson Health and Society Scholar at the Center for Social Epidemiology and Population Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 30:1895-901. 2011
    ..Federal and state agencies and research institutions should develop strategic plans to learn more about these connections and apply the broader findings to policies to reduce health disparities...
  5. ncbi request reprint Black-white differences in age trajectories of hypertension prevalence among adult women and men, 1999-2002
    Arline T Geronimus
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Ethn Dis 17:40-8. 2007
    ..To describe age patterns of hypertension prevalence in young through middle-aged adults and to test the hypothesis that hypertension prevalence rises more rapidly with age among Blacks than Whites in the United States...
  6. pmc "Weathering" and age patterns of allostatic load scores among blacks and whites in the United States
    Arline T Geronimus
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, University of Michigan School of Public Health, 1420 Washington Heights, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Am J Public Health 96:826-33. 2006
    ..We considered whether US Blacks experience early health deterioration, as measured across biological indicators of repeated exposure and adaptation to stressors...