Jacqueline Kerr

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Do neighborhood environments moderate the effect of physical activity lifestyle interventions in adults?
    Jacqueline Kerr
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, Calit2, Atkinson Hall, 3rd Floor, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093 0811, USA
    Health Place 16:903-8. 2010
  2. pmc Utility of passive photography to objectively audit built environment features of active transport journeys: an observational study
    Melody Oliver
    Human Potential Centre, National Institute for Public Health and Mental Health Research, Auckland University of Technology, Auckland, New Zealand
    Int J Health Geogr 12:20. 2013
  3. pmc Using wearable cameras to categorise type and context of accelerometer-identified episodes of physical activity
    Aiden R Doherty
    British Heart Foundation Health Promotion Research Group, Department of Public Health, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 10:22. 2013
  4. pmc Perceived neighborhood environmental attributes associated with adults' transport-related walking and cycling: Findings from the USA, Australia and Belgium
    Delfien Van Dyck
    Department of Movement and Sport Sciences, Ghent University, Watersportlaan 2, 9000, Ghent, Belgium
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:70. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Using the SenseCam to improve classifications of sedentary behavior in free-living settings
    Jacqueline Kerr
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0811, USA
    Am J Prev Med 44:290-6. 2013
  6. pmc The relationship between outdoor activity and health in older adults using GPS
    Jacqueline Kerr
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, UCSD, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 9:4615-25. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Assessing reliability and validity of the GroPromo audit tool for evaluation of grocery store marketing and promotional environments
    Jacqueline Kerr
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, La Jolla, CA 92093 0811, USA
    J Nutr Educ Behav 44:597-603. 2012
  8. pmc Applying the ecological model of behavior change to a physical activity trial in retirement communities: description of the study protocol
    Jacqueline Kerr
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, UCSD, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 33:1180-8. 2012
  9. pmc Outdoor physical activity and self rated health in older adults living in two regions of the U.S
    Jacqueline Kerr
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, UCSD, San Diego, CA, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:89. 2012
  10. pmc Predictors of trips to food destinations
    Jacqueline Kerr
    University of California, San Diego, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:58. 2012

Detail Information

Publications43

  1. pmc Do neighborhood environments moderate the effect of physical activity lifestyle interventions in adults?
    Jacqueline Kerr
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, Calit2, Atkinson Hall, 3rd Floor, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093 0811, USA
    Health Place 16:903-8. 2010
    ..Overweight women were more likely to increase their physical activity over time if they perceived better safety from traffic. This study suggests that psychosocial interventions can help men overcome environmental barriers to walking...
  2. pmc Utility of passive photography to objectively audit built environment features of active transport journeys: an observational study
    Melody Oliver
    Human Potential Centre, National Institute for Public Health and Mental Health Research, Auckland University of Technology, Auckland, New Zealand
    Int J Health Geogr 12:20. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the utility of wearable cameras to objectively audit and quantify environmental features along work-related walking and cycling routes...
  3. pmc Using wearable cameras to categorise type and context of accelerometer-identified episodes of physical activity
    Aiden R Doherty
    British Heart Foundation Health Promotion Research Group, Department of Public Health, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 10:22. 2013
    ..This study investigates the feasibility of wearable cameras to objectively categorise the behaviour type and context of participants' accelerometer-identified episodes of activity...
  4. pmc Perceived neighborhood environmental attributes associated with adults' transport-related walking and cycling: Findings from the USA, Australia and Belgium
    Delfien Van Dyck
    Department of Movement and Sport Sciences, Ghent University, Watersportlaan 2, 9000, Ghent, Belgium
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:70. 2012
    ..We investigated the direction and shape of relationships of perceived neighborhood attributes with transport-related cycling and walking in three countries; and examined whether these associations differed by country and gender...
  5. doi request reprint Using the SenseCam to improve classifications of sedentary behavior in free-living settings
    Jacqueline Kerr
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0811, USA
    Am J Prev Med 44:290-6. 2013
    ..There are known errors in tools employed to assess sedentary behavior. Studies of accelerometers have been limited to laboratory environments...
  6. pmc The relationship between outdoor activity and health in older adults using GPS
    Jacqueline Kerr
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, UCSD, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 9:4615-25. 2012
    ..Future analyses will shed light on potential causal relationships and could inform guidelines for outdoor activity...
  7. doi request reprint Assessing reliability and validity of the GroPromo audit tool for evaluation of grocery store marketing and promotional environments
    Jacqueline Kerr
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, La Jolla, CA 92093 0811, USA
    J Nutr Educ Behav 44:597-603. 2012
    ..To evaluate reliability and validity of a new tool for assessing the placement and promotional environment in grocery stores...
  8. pmc Applying the ecological model of behavior change to a physical activity trial in retirement communities: description of the study protocol
    Jacqueline Kerr
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, UCSD, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 33:1180-8. 2012
    ..To describe the intervention protocol for the first multilevel ecological intervention for physical activity in retirement communities that addresses individual, interpersonal and community influences on behavior change...
  9. pmc Outdoor physical activity and self rated health in older adults living in two regions of the U.S
    Jacqueline Kerr
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, UCSD, San Diego, CA, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:89. 2012
    ..Differences in self rated health and physical activity minutes were compared across three physical activity settings (indoor only, outdoor only, both indoor and outdoor)...
  10. pmc Predictors of trips to food destinations
    Jacqueline Kerr
    University of California, San Diego, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:58. 2012
    ..Further, studies have not considered neighborhood design as a predictor of food purchasing behavior...
  11. doi request reprint Using global positioning systems in health research: a practical approach to data collection and processing
    Jacqueline Kerr
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California San Diego, 92093 0811, USA
    Am J Prev Med 41:532-40. 2011
    ..Information presented here will allow researchers to make an informed decision about incorporating this readily available technology into their studies. This work reflects the state of the art in 2011...
  12. doi request reprint Community food environment, home food environment, and fruit and vegetable intake of children and adolescents
    Ding Ding
    Graduate School of Public Health, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    J Nutr Educ Behav 44:634-8. 2012
    ..To determine (1) reliability of new food environment measures; (2) association between home food environment and fruit and vegetable (FV) intake; and (3) association between community and home food environment...
  13. ncbi request reprint Home, school, and neighborhood environment factors and youth physical activity
    Rachel A Millstein
    SDSU UCSD Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego, CA, USA
    Pediatr Exerc Sci 23:487-503. 2011
    ..Modifiable factors like increasing access to equipment at home and school, and improving neighborhood aesthetics may impact youth PA. To optimize explanation of youth PA, factors from multiple environments need to be considered...
  14. pmc Neighborhood built environment and income: examining multiple health outcomes
    James F Sallis
    Department of Psychology, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    Soc Sci Med 68:1285-93. 2009
    ..Lower- and higher-income groups benefited similarly from living in high-walkability neighborhoods. Adults in higher-income neighborhoods had lower BMI and higher physical QoL...
  15. ncbi request reprint Validation of the Neighborhood Environment Walkability Scale (NEWS) items using geographic information systems
    Marc A Adams
    Dept of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, USA
    J Phys Act Health 6:S113-23. 2009
    ..Concurrent validity of Neighborhood Environment Walkability Scale (NEWS) items was evaluated with objective measures of the built environment using geographic information systems (GIS)...
  16. pmc Interactions between psychosocial and built environment factors in explaining older adults' physical activity
    Jordan A Carlson
    Joint Doctoral Program in Public Health, San Diego State University and University of California, San Diego, 3900 Fifth Avenue, Suite 310, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    Prev Med 54:68-73. 2012
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  17. doi request reprint Neighborhood environment profiles for physical activity among older adults
    Marc A Adams
    University of California, San Diego, Division of Behavioral Medicine, Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, La Jolla, CA, USA
    Am J Health Behav 36:757-69. 2012
    ..To explore among older adults whether multivariate neighborhood profiles were associated with physical activity (PA) and BMI...
  18. doi request reprint Is fear of strangers related to physical activity among youth?
    Ding Ding
    Joint Doctoral Program in Public Health, Department of Psychology, San Diego State University, 3900 5th Avenue, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    Am J Health Promot 26:189-95. 2012
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  19. doi request reprint Exercise aids, neighborhood safety, and physical activity in adolescents and parents
    Jacqueline Kerr
    1Department of Psychology, San Diego State University, University of California, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 40:1244-8. 2008
    ..To investigate the relationships among exercise aids available at home, physical activity, and perceived neighborhood safety...
  20. doi request reprint Neighborhood Environment Walkability Scale for Youth (NEWS-Y): reliability and relationship with physical activity
    Dori Rosenberg
    Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego State University and University of California, 3900 5th Avenue, Suite 310, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    Prev Med 49:213-8. 2009
    ..To examine the psychometric properties of the Neighborhood Environment Walkability Scale-Youth (NEWS-Y) and explore its associations with context-specific and overall physical activity (PA) among youth...
  21. ncbi request reprint Reliability and validity of CHAMPS self-reported sedentary-to-vigorous intensity physical activity in older adults
    Eric B Hekler
    Stanford Prevention Research Center, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA
    J Phys Act Health 9:225-36. 2012
    ..Further, this study explored over-reporting and double-reporting...
  22. doi request reprint Is the relationship between the built environment and physical activity moderated by perceptions of crime and safety?
    Nicole L Bracy
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, 3900 Fifth Avenue, Suite 310, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 11:24. 2014
    ..To tease out these relationships, crime, pedestrian, and traffic safety were examined as moderators of built environment associations with physical activity...
  23. pmc Development, scoring, and reliability of the Microscale Audit of Pedestrian Streetscapes (MAPS)
    Rachel A Millstein
    SDSU UCSD Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, 3900 Fifth Avenue, Suite 310, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    BMC Public Health 13:403. 2013
    ..We present the development, scoring, and reliability of the Microscale Audit of Pedestrian Streetscapes (MAPS) tool and its theoretically-based subscales...
  24. doi request reprint Sedentary behaviors of adults in relation to neighborhood walkability and income
    Justine Kozo
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    Health Psychol 31:704-13. 2012
    ..To inform public health approaches to influencing sedentary behaviors, an understanding of correlates is required...
  25. pmc A latent profile analysis of neighborhood recreation environments in relation to adolescent physical activity, sedentary time, and obesity
    Gregory J Norman
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 16:411-9. 2010
    ..OBJECTIVEV: This study examined whether multivariate profiles of the neighborhood recreation environment were associated with adolescent physical activity, sedentary time, and obesity...
  26. pmc Neighborhood environment profiles related to physical activity and weight status: a latent profile analysis
    Marc A Adams
    San Diego State University, 3900 Fifth Avenue, Suite 310, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    Prev Med 52:326-31. 2011
    ..The current analysis explored whether a range of reported BE features associated with adults' physical activity produced distinct multivariate patterns, and tested whether adults' PA and body mass differed by BE profiles...
  27. doi request reprint Reliability and validity of destination-specific barriers to walking and cycling for youth
    Holly Forman
    Department of Psychology, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    Prev Med 46:311-6. 2008
    ..To investigate the psychometric properties of a new measure of barriers youth encounter while walking to specific destinations and to validate the measure with self-reported walking to these destinations...
  28. pmc Objectively measured physical activity is related to cognitive function in older adults
    Jacqueline Kerr
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla, California Moores UCSD Cancer Center, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla, California
    J Am Geriatr Soc 61:1927-31. 2013
    ..To explore the relationship between cognitive functioning and time spent at different intensities of physical activity (PA) in free-living older adults...
  29. pmc Adolescent screen time and rules to limit screen time in the home
    Ernesto R Ramirez
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093 0811, USA
    J Adolesc Health 48:379-85. 2011
    ..To investigate associations between adolescent screen time behaviors, screen time rules, and presence of electronic media in the bedrooms of adolescents...
  30. ncbi request reprint Evaluating a brief self-report measure of neighborhood environments for physical activity research and surveillance: Physical Activity Neighborhood Environment Scale (PANES)
    James F Sallis
    Dept of Psychology, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA, USA
    J Phys Act Health 7:533-40. 2010
    ..The current study evaluated test-retest and alternate-form reliability of PANES items compared with multi-item subscales from the longer NEWS-A (Neighborhood Environment Walkability Scale--Abbreviated)...
  31. ncbi request reprint Active commuting to school: Associations with environment and parental concerns
    Jacqueline Kerr
    Department of Psychology, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 38:787-94. 2006
    ....
  32. doi request reprint Neighborhood environment and psychosocial correlates of adults' physical activity
    Brian E Saelens
    Seattle Children s Research Institute and the University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98145 5005, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 44:637-46. 2012
    ..There is growing interest in identifying neighborhood environment factors related to physical activity...
  33. doi request reprint Latent growth curve modeling of adolescent physical activity: testing parallel process and mediation models
    Scott C Roesch
    San Diego State University, San Diego, California, USA
    J Health Psychol 14:313-25. 2009
    ..However, mediation analyses did not reveal statistically significant intervention-mediated effects...
  34. doi request reprint Feasibility and outcomes of a multilevel place-based walking intervention for seniors: a pilot study
    Dori Rosenberg
    SDSU UCSD Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, 3900 Fifth Avenue, Suite 310, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    Health Place 15:173-9. 2009
    ..Steps per day were very low at baseline and increased significantly at post-test. The findings indicate that a multilevel site-specific intervention is feasible and acceptable for increasing steps among seniors living in a CCRC...
  35. doi request reprint The Active Living Research program: six years of grantmaking
    James F Sallis
    Department of Psychology, San Diego State University, San Diego, California, USA
    Am J Prev Med 36:S10-21. 2009
    ..ALR has been renewed through 2012. The new mission is to use a $15.4 million research budget to contribute to reversing the childhood obesity epidemic, especially among youth in the highest-risk groups...
  36. pmc Brief scales to assess physical activity and sedentary equipment in the home
    Dori E Rosenberg
    Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego State University and the University of California, San Diego, CA, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 7:10. 2010
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  37. pmc Exergames for subsyndromal depression in older adults: a pilot study of a novel intervention
    Dori Rosenberg
    Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology University of California San Diego UCSD San Diego State University SDSU, San Diego, CA, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 18:221-6. 2010
    ..The authors assessed the feasibility, acceptability, and short-term efficacy and safety of a novel intervention using exergames (entertaining video games that combine game play with exercise) for SSD in older adults...
  38. doi request reprint Elementary school practices and children's objectively measured physical activity during school
    Jordan A Carlson
    University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Dr, La Jolla, CA 92093 USA Electronic address
    Prev Med 57:591-5. 2013
    ..To examine the relation of physical activity practices covering physical education (PE), recess, and classroom time in elementary schools to children's objectively measured physical activity during school...
  39. ncbi request reprint Randomized control trial of a behavioral intervention for overweight women: impact on depressive symptoms
    Jacqueline Kerr
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093 0811, USA
    Depress Anxiety 25:555-8. 2008
    ....
  40. ncbi request reprint An ecological approach to creating active living communities
    James F Sallis
    Department of Psychology, San Diego State University, San Diego, California 92103, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 27:297-322. 2006
    ..Collaborations with policy researchers may improve the likelihood of translating research findings into changes in environments, policies, and practices...
  41. pmc Sharing good NEWS across the world: developing comparable scores across 12 countries for the Neighborhood Environment Walkability Scale (NEWS)
    Ester Cerin
    Institute of Human Performance, University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Rd SAR, Hong Kong 111 113, Hong Kong
    BMC Public Health 13:309. 2013
    ..This information is also highly relevant to non-IPEN studies employing the NEWS/NEWS-A, which is one of the most popular measures of perceived environment globally...
  42. pmc Metabolism and breast cancer risk: frontiers in research and practice
    Ruth E Patterson
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, Moores UCSD Cancer Center, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0901, USA
    J Acad Nutr Diet 113:288-96. 2013
    ..As these relationships become clearer, future studies will be needed to develop effective intervention programs to prevent breast cancer and improve cancer prognosis by promoting a healthy lifestyle...
  43. pmc The 2011-2016 Transdisciplinary Research on Energetics and Cancer (TREC) initiative: rationale and design
    Ruth E Patterson
    University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 24:695-704. 2013
    ..Recognition of the complex, multidimensional relationship between excess adiposity and cancer control outcomes has motivated the scientific community to seek new research models and paradigms...

Research Grants1

  1. MIPARC - Multilevel Intervention for Physical Activity in Retirement Communities
    Jacqueline Kerr; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Older adults will greatly benefit from increasing their activity levels and this study will inform the design and provision of physical activity opportunities in retirement communities. ..