Dara D Mendez

Summary

Affiliation: University of Pittsburgh
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi Neighborhood Racial and Socioeconomic Disparities in the Food and Alcohol Environment: Are There Differences by Commercial Data Sources?
    Dara D Mendez
    Graduate School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, 130 DeSoto Street, Pittsburgh, PA, 15261, USA
    J Racial Ethn Health Disparities 3:108-16. 2016
  2. doi Stress during pregnancy: the role of institutional racism
    Dara D Mendez
    School of Medicine and Graduate School of Public Health, Departments of Psychiatry and Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Stress Health 29:266-74. 2013
  3. pmc Neighborhood socioeconomic disadvantage and gestational weight gain and loss
    Dara D Mendez
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, Pittsburgh, PA, 15261, USA
    Matern Child Health J 18:1095-103. 2014
  4. pmc Institutional racism and pregnancy health: using Home Mortgage Disclosure act data to develop an index for Mortgage discrimination at the community level
    Dara D Mendez
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Gillings School of Global Public Health, Department of Maternal and Child Health, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Public Health Rep 126:102-14. 2011
  5. doi Institutional racism, neighborhood factors, stress, and preterm birth
    Dara D Mendez
    a Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Ethn Health 19:479-99. 2014
  6. ncbi A methodology for combining multiple commercial data sources to improve measurement of the food and alcohol environment: applications of geographical information systems
    Dara D Mendez
    University of Pittsburgh, Graduate School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, Pittsburgh, USA
    Geospat Health 9:71-96. 2014

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. doi Neighborhood Racial and Socioeconomic Disparities in the Food and Alcohol Environment: Are There Differences by Commercial Data Sources?
    Dara D Mendez
    Graduate School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, 130 DeSoto Street, Pittsburgh, PA, 15261, USA
    J Racial Ethn Health Disparities 3:108-16. 2016
    ..This study examined neighborhood racial and socioeconomic disparities and the density of food and alcohol establishments. We also examined whether these disparities differed by data source...
  2. doi Stress during pregnancy: the role of institutional racism
    Dara D Mendez
    School of Medicine and Graduate School of Public Health, Departments of Psychiatry and Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Stress Health 29:266-74. 2013
    ..Future studies should consider how redlining and segregation may provide an understanding of how institutional racism and the neighbourhood context may influence stress and health of populations...
  3. pmc Neighborhood socioeconomic disadvantage and gestational weight gain and loss
    Dara D Mendez
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, Pittsburgh, PA, 15261, USA
    Matern Child Health J 18:1095-103. 2014
    ....
  4. pmc Institutional racism and pregnancy health: using Home Mortgage Disclosure act data to develop an index for Mortgage discrimination at the community level
    Dara D Mendez
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Gillings School of Global Public Health, Department of Maternal and Child Health, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Public Health Rep 126:102-14. 2011
    ..We examined the application of the index to understand the social context of health inequities by applying the residential redlining index among a cohort of pregnant women in Philadelphia...
  5. doi Institutional racism, neighborhood factors, stress, and preterm birth
    Dara D Mendez
    a Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Ethn Health 19:479-99. 2014
    ....
  6. ncbi A methodology for combining multiple commercial data sources to improve measurement of the food and alcohol environment: applications of geographical information systems
    Dara D Mendez
    University of Pittsburgh, Graduate School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, Pittsburgh, USA
    Geospat Health 9:71-96. 2014
    ..This replicable methodology was found to be useful for understanding the food and alcohol environment when local or public data are limited. ..