Julie C Lumeng

Summary

Affiliation: University of Michigan
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Associations between maternal depressive symptoms and child feeding practices in a cross-sectional study of low-income mothers and their young children
    Alison N Goulding
    Center for Human Growth and Development, University of Michigan, 300 North Ingalls Street, 10th Floor, 48109 Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 11:75. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Diurnal cortisol pattern, eating behaviors and overweight in low-income preschool-aged children
    Julie C Lumeng
    Center for Human Growth and Development, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA Department of Pediatrics, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Human Nutrition Program, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA Electronic address
    Appetite 73:65-72. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Overweight adolescents and life events in childhood
    Julie C Lumeng
    Center for Human Growth and Development, 300 North Ingalls St, 10th Floor, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5406
    Pediatrics 132:e1506-12. 2013
  4. pmc Observed assertive and intrusive maternal feeding behaviors increase child adiposity
    Julie C Lumeng
    Center for Human Growth and Development, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5406, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 95:640-7. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Social influences on formula intake via suckling in 7 to 14-week-old-infants
    Julie C Lumeng
    Center for Human Growth and Development, University of Michigan Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0406, USA
    Dev Psychobiol 49:351-61. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Providing information about a flavor to preschoolers: effects on liking and memory for having tasted it
    Julie C Lumeng
    Department of Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0406, USA
    Chem Senses 32:505-13. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Shorter sleep duration is associated with increased risk for being overweight at ages 9 to 12 years
    Julie C Lumeng
    Center for Human Growth and Development, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0406, USA
    Pediatrics 120:1020-9. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Television exposure and overweight risk in preschoolers
    Julie C Lumeng
    Center for Human Growth and Development and Department of Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0406, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:417-22. 2006
  9. pmc Epidemiology of pediatric obstructive sleep apnea
    Julie C Lumeng
    Center for Human Growth and Development, and Department of Pediatrics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0406, USA
    Proc Am Thorac Soc 5:242-52. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Ability to taste 6-n-propylthiouracil and BMI in low-income preschool-aged children
    Julie C Lumeng
    Center for Human Growth and Development, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:1522-8. 2008

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Publications44

  1. ncbi request reprint Associations between maternal depressive symptoms and child feeding practices in a cross-sectional study of low-income mothers and their young children
    Alison N Goulding
    Center for Human Growth and Development, University of Michigan, 300 North Ingalls Street, 10th Floor, 48109 Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 11:75. 2014
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Diurnal cortisol pattern, eating behaviors and overweight in low-income preschool-aged children
    Julie C Lumeng
    Center for Human Growth and Development, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA Department of Pediatrics, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Human Nutrition Program, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA Electronic address
    Appetite 73:65-72. 2014
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Overweight adolescents and life events in childhood
    Julie C Lumeng
    Center for Human Growth and Development, 300 North Ingalls St, 10th Floor, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5406
    Pediatrics 132:e1506-12. 2013
    ..To test the association of life events in childhood with overweight risk in adolescence; to examine the effects of chronicity, timing, intensity, valence, and type of life events; and to test potential moderators...
  4. pmc Observed assertive and intrusive maternal feeding behaviors increase child adiposity
    Julie C Lumeng
    Center for Human Growth and Development, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5406, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 95:640-7. 2012
    ..Few studies have examined observed maternal feeding behaviors and their potential association with child adiposity. The association between maternal prompting to eat and child adiposity has been inconsistent...
  5. ncbi request reprint Social influences on formula intake via suckling in 7 to 14-week-old-infants
    Julie C Lumeng
    Center for Human Growth and Development, University of Michigan Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0406, USA
    Dev Psychobiol 49:351-61. 2007
    ..Thus, social influences exert strong immediate impacts on suckling. Accordingly, suckling functions to obtain both nutrition from and social information about the feeder...
  6. ncbi request reprint Providing information about a flavor to preschoolers: effects on liking and memory for having tasted it
    Julie C Lumeng
    Department of Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0406, USA
    Chem Senses 32:505-13. 2007
    ..We conclude that providing affectively positive information to children about a flavor can increase their ability to recognize the flavor as previously tasted and increases hedonic rating of the flavor in children older than 4.5 years...
  7. ncbi request reprint Shorter sleep duration is associated with increased risk for being overweight at ages 9 to 12 years
    Julie C Lumeng
    Center for Human Growth and Development, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0406, USA
    Pediatrics 120:1020-9. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to test the independent associations of sleep duration and problems with overweight risk in children...
  8. ncbi request reprint Television exposure and overweight risk in preschoolers
    Julie C Lumeng
    Center for Human Growth and Development and Department of Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0406, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:417-22. 2006
    ..To test the independent effect of television exposure in preschool-aged children on overweight risk...
  9. pmc Epidemiology of pediatric obstructive sleep apnea
    Julie C Lumeng
    Center for Human Growth and Development, and Department of Pediatrics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0406, USA
    Proc Am Thorac Soc 5:242-52. 2008
    ..Less convincing data exist to prove differences in prevalence based on age. We conclude by outlining specific future research needs in the epidemiology of pediatric SDB...
  10. doi request reprint Ability to taste 6-n-propylthiouracil and BMI in low-income preschool-aged children
    Julie C Lumeng
    Center for Human Growth and Development, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:1522-8. 2008
    ..Sensitivity to the bitter compound 6-n-propylthiouracil (PROP) is genetically mediated. Sensitivity to PROP has been associated with weight status in both adults and children...
  11. pmc Children's use of adult testimony to guide food selection
    Julie C Lumeng
    Center for Human Growth and Development, University of Michigan, 300 NIB, 10th Floor, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0406, USA
    Appetite 51:302-10. 2008
    ..Providing information to children that a food is palatable in absolute terms also appears to shape children's food selection more powerfully than providing the information in comparative terms...
  12. ncbi request reprint Head Start teachers' perceptions of children's eating behavior and weight status in the context of food scarcity
    Julie C Lumeng
    Center for Human Growth and Development, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0406, USA
    J Nutr Educ Behav 40:237-43. 2008
    ..To describe Head Start teachers' perceptions of mealtime, feeding, and overweight risk in Head Start students...
  13. pmc Pre-natal exposures to cocaine and alcohol and physical growth patterns to age 8 years
    Julie C Lumeng
    Center for Human Growth and Development, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 29:446-57. 2007
    ....
  14. doi request reprint Changes in body mass index z score over the course of the academic year among children attending Head Start
    Julie C Lumeng
    Center for Human Growth and Development, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0406, USA
    Acad Pediatr 10:179-86. 2010
    ..We tested the hypothesis that among 3- to 5-year-old children attending Head Start, body mass index z score will decline during the academic year and increase during the summer...
  15. ncbi request reprint Weight status as a predictor of being bullied in third through sixth grades
    Julie C Lumeng
    Center for Human Growth and Development, 300 North Ingalls St, 10th Floor, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5406, USA
    Pediatrics 125:e1301-7. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the relationship between childhood obesity and being bullied in third, fifth, and sixth grades while testing for potential confounding and moderation...
  16. pmc Eating in larger groups increases food consumption
    Julie C Lumeng
    Center for Human Growth and Development, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Arch Dis Child 92:384-7. 2007
    ..To determine whether children's food consumption is increased by the size of the group of children in which they are eating...
  17. ncbi request reprint Maternal prompts to eat, child compliance, and mother and child weight status
    Julie C Lumeng
    Center for Human Growth and Development, and Department of Pediatrics, Division of Child Behavioral Health, 300 North Ingalls Building, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0406, USA
    J Pediatr 149:330-335. 2006
    ..To determine if there is a relationship between maternal prompting to eat, child compliance, and mother and child weight...
  18. ncbi request reprint Neighborhood safety and overweight status in children
    Julie C Lumeng
    Center for Human Growth and Development and Department of Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases, University of Michigan, 300 North Ingalls Building 10th Floor, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0406, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:25-31. 2006
    ..To determine if there is a relationship between parental perception of neighborhood safety and overweight at the age of 7 years...
  19. ncbi request reprint Association between clinically meaningful behavior problems and overweight in children
    Julie C Lumeng
    Division of Behavioral and Developmental Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, Boston University School of Medicine and Boston Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Pediatrics 112:1138-45. 2003
    ..To determine whether there is a relationship between clinically meaningful behavior problems and concurrent and future overweight in 8- to 11-year-old children...
  20. ncbi request reprint The association between flavor labeling and flavor recall ability in children
    Julie C Lumeng
    Center for Human Growth and Development, 300 North Ingalls Building, 10th Floor, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0406, USA
    Chem Senses 30:565-74. 2005
    ..We conclude that language mediates memory for flavors in young children...
  21. ncbi request reprint Preschool child care and risk of overweight in 6- to 12-year-old children
    J C Lumeng
    Department of Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases, Center for Human Growth and Development, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0406, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 29:60-6. 2005
    ..To determine if there is a relationship between center-based child care attendance from ages 3 to 5 y and future overweight at ages 6-12 y...
  22. doi request reprint Maternal perception of neighborhood safety as a predictor of child weight status: The moderating effect of gender and assessment of potential mediators
    Jason M Bacha
    Department of Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Int J Pediatr Obes 5:72-9. 2010
    ..To determine if there is a relationship between maternal perception of neighborhood safety in 3(rd) grade and weight status in 5(th) grade children, to test if gender moderates this relationship, and to identify potential mediators...
  23. doi request reprint Ability to delay gratification at age 4 years and risk of overweight at age 11 years
    Desiree M Seeyave
    Department of Emergency Medicine, and Center for Human Growth and Development, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5406, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 163:303-8. 2009
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  24. doi request reprint Maternal feeding practices become more controlling after and not before excessive rates of weight gain
    Kyung E Rhee
    Department of Pediatrics, Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 17:1724-9. 2009
    ..However, early increases in zBMI among girls were associated with later increases in CMFP. Clarifying the relationship between maternal feeding practices and child weight will inform future recommendations...
  25. pmc Controlling maternal feeding practices associated with decreased dieting behavior in sixth-grade children
    Kyung E Rhee
    Department of Pediatrics, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 110:619-23. 2010
    ..Further work is needed to better define which controlling feeding practices are beneficial for the child...
  26. doi request reprint Adolescent obesity and maternal and paternal sensitivity and monitoring
    R Neal Davis
    Division of General Pediatrics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Int J Pediatr Obes 6:e457-63. 2011
    ..To determine if adolescent obesity is associated with parenting characterized by lower sensitivity and lower monitoring of adolescent activities...
  27. ncbi request reprint Weight status in young girls and the onset of puberty
    Joyce M Lee
    University of Michigan, 300 NIB, Room 6E05, Campus Box 0456, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0456, USA
    Pediatrics 119:e624-30. 2007
    ..We sought to examine the association between weight status in early childhood and onset of puberty...
  28. pmc Maternal styles of talking about child feeding across sociodemographic groups
    Megan H Pesch
    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 111:1861-7. 2011
    ..001) and child weight status (P<0.05). More than half (60%) of children of mothers in the Conflicted Control cluster were obese. Maternal styles of talking about feeding are associated with maternal and child characteristics...
  29. doi request reprint Body mass index and timing of pubertal initiation in boys
    Joyce M Lee
    Division of Pediatric Endocrinology, Child Health Evaluation and Research Unit, University of Michigan, 300 NIB, Room 6E08, Campus Box 5456, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5456, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 164:139-44. 2010
    ..To examine the association between body mass index (BMI [calculated as weight in kilograms divided by height in meters squared]) and timing of pubertal onset in a population-based sample of US boys...
  30. pmc Beliefs about the role of parenting in feeding and childhood obesity among mothers of lower socioeconomic status
    Alison Kalinowski
    Center for Human Growth and Development, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5406, USA
    J Nutr Educ Behav 44:432-7. 2012
    ..To examine beliefs about the role of parenting in feeding and childhood obesity among mothers of lower socioeconomic status...
  31. doi request reprint Short stature in a population-based cohort: social, emotional, and behavioral functioning
    Joyce M Lee
    Pediatric Endocrinology, Child Health Evaluation and Research Unit, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5456, USA
    Pediatrics 124:903-10. 2009
    ..The goal was to determine whether there were significant differences between children of normative versus short stature in behavioral functioning and peer relationships, according to teacher and child reports...
  32. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal associations between poverty and obesity from birth through adolescence
    HEDWIG LEE
    Hedwig Lee is with the Department of Sociology, University of Washington, Seattle Megan Andrew is with the Department of Sociology, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN Achamyeleh Gebremariam is with the Child Health Evaluation and Research Unit, Julie C Lumeng is with the Center for Human Growth and Development, and Joyce M Lee is with the Child Health Evaluation and Research Unit, Pediatric Endocrinology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
    Am J Public Health 104:e70-6. 2014
    ..Conclusions. Our findings suggest that there are enduring associations between early life poverty and adolescent obesity. This stage in the life course may serve as a critical period for both poverty and obesity prevention. ..
  33. pmc Maternal perspectives on growth and nutrition counseling provided at preschool well-child visits
    Susan J Woolford
    Divisionsof General Pediatrics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0456, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 99:153-8. 2007
    ..Objective: To explore what mothers of preschoolers recall and understand about growth assessment and nutrition anticipatory guidance provided at their child's most recent well-child visit...
  34. ncbi request reprint The figure rating scale as an index of weight status of women on videotape
    Tiffany M Cardinal
    Center for Human Growth and Development, 300 North Ingalls Building, 10th Floor, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0406, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 14:2132-5. 2006
    ..To determine whether Stunkard's Figure Rating Scale (FRS) is a valid and reliable index of weight status when an unbiased observer assigns the figure ratings of adult women viewed on videotape...
  35. ncbi request reprint Sleep timing moderates the concurrent sleep duration-body mass index association in low-income preschool-age children
    Alison L Miller
    School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Mich Center for Human Growth and Development, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Mich Electronic address
    Acad Pediatr 14:207-13. 2014
    ..To test the independent main and moderating effects of sleep timing on body mass index (BMI) in low-income preschool-age children (M = 4.11 years, SD = 0.54)...
  36. pmc Enhancing self-regulation as a strategy for obesity prevention in Head Start preschoolers: the growing healthy study
    Alison L Miller
    Center for Human Growth and Development, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    BMC Public Health 12:1040. 2012
    ..Enhancing behavioral self-regulation skills in low-income children may be a unique and important intervention approach to prevent childhood obesity...
  37. ncbi request reprint Surgency and negative affectivity, but not effortful control, are uniquely associated with obesogenic eating behaviors among low-income preschoolers
    Christy Y Y Leung
    Center for Human Growth and Development, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Appetite 78:139-46. 2014
    ..Results are discussed with regard to theoretical implications for the study of childhood obesity and for applied prevention implications. ..
  38. ncbi request reprint Emotion regulation in context: the jealousy complex between young siblings and its relations with child and family characteristics
    Brenda L Volling
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 1109, USA
    Child Dev 73:581-600. 2002
    ..Results are discussed with respect to the need for future research to consider social relationships as developmental contexts for young children's emotion regulation...
  39. ncbi request reprint Biobehavioral indices of emotion regulation relate to school attitudes, motivation, and behavior problems in a low-income preschool sample
    Alison L Miller
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, University of Michigan School of Public Health, 1420 Washington Heights, SPHII, Room M5533, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1094:325-9. 2006
    ..Teachers rated child motivation, persistence/attention, learning attitudes, and internalizing/externalizing symptoms. Results reveal associations between biobehavioral markers of regulatory capacity and early school adjustment...
  40. ncbi request reprint Meaning of the terms "overweight" and "obese" among low-income women
    Samantha Ellis
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI
    J Nutr Educ Behav 46:299-303. 2014
    ..To determine how low-income, US women understand the meanings of the terms "overweight" and "obese."..
  41. ncbi request reprint Parenting styles and overweight status in first grade
    Kyung E Rhee
    Department of Pediatrics, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Pediatrics 117:2047-54. 2006
    ..The goal was to determine the relationship between the 4 parenting styles (authoritative, authoritarian, permissive, and neglectful) and overweight status in first grade...
  42. pmc I'll have what she's having: the impact of model characteristics on children's food choices
    Brandy N Frazier
    Department of Psychology, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, HI 96822, USA
    Dev Sci 15:87-98. 2012
    ..This work connects with previous research on children's understanding of social categories and also has important practical implications for how characteristics of a food-eating model can affect children's willingness to try new foods...
  43. doi request reprint Primary care physicians' knowledge of and confidence in their referrals for special education services in 3- to 5-year-old children
    Elizabeth A Hastings
    1University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 53:166-72. 2014
    ..Children 3 to 5 years old with developmental delays are eligible for special education services...
  44. doi request reprint Overweight and psychiatric illness in children
    Julie C Lumeng
    South Med J 101:347-8. 2008

Research Grants4

  1. Language/theory/food conception and eating behavior
    JULIE LUMENG; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Results of the proposed experiments will lead to the development of an intervention program to alter children's food preferences and eating behavior that will be tested in subsequent studies. ..
  2. Processes in cognitive development as targets for eating behavior interventions
    JULIE LUMENG; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..In the context of the growing childhood obesity epidemic, improved nutrition education interventions for young children are needed. ..
  3. Self-Regulation as a Biological Mechanism for Excess Weight Gain in Toddlers
    Alison L Miller; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The results could therefore be broadly applicable to more effective prevention of other unhealthy behaviors such as substance abuse. ..