Theresa L Osypuk
Affiliation: University of Michigan
- Individual and neighborhood differences in diet among low-income foreign and U.S.-born womenTamara Dubowitz
RAND Corporation, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
Womens Health Issues 18:181-90. 2008..However, little empirical research has focused on women and even less has focused on how the neighborhood residential environment is associated with these health differences, particularly in the area of diet...
- Are state patterns of smoking different for different racial/ethnic groups? an application of multilevel analysisTheresa L Osypuk
Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
Public Health Rep 121:563-77. 2006..We explored and mapped the variation in smoking prevalence for racial/ethnic groups by gender and state after adjusting for demographic factors...
- Were the mental health benefits of a housing mobility intervention larger for adolescents in higher socioeconomic status families?Quynh C Nguyen
Institute on Urban Health Research, Northeastern University, 360 Huntington Avenue, 310 International Village, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Health Place 23:79-88. 2013....
- The effect of immigrant generation and duration on self-rated health among US adults 2003-2007Dolores Acevedo-Garcia
Northeastern University, Bouve College of Health Sciences Institute on Urban Health Research, 360 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Soc Sci Med 71:1161-72. 2010..The continued growth of the US immigrant population and the second-generation underscore the need to examine patterns in immigrant health systematically...
- Invited commentary: residential segregation and health--the complexity of modeling separate social contextsDolores Acevedo-Garcia
Department of Society, Human Development and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 766 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Am J Epidemiol 168:1255-8. 2008....
- Support for smoke-free policies: a nationwide analysis of immigrants, US-born, and other demographic groups, 1995-2002Theresa L Osypuk
Northeastern University, Bouve College of Health Sciences, Department of Health Sciences, 316 Robinson Hall, 360 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Am J Public Health 100:171-81. 2010..We examined whether support for tobacco control policies varies by demographic group, including nativity status (i.e., immigrant versus US born)...
- Racial residential segregation and geographic heterogeneity in black/white disparity in poor self-rated health in the US: a multilevel statistical analysisS V Subramanian
Department of Society, Human Development and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, KRESGE 7th Floor, Boston MA 02115 6096, USA
Soc Sci Med 60:1667-79. 2005..Additional multilevel statistical investigations across different health outcomes are required to draw firmer conclusions regarding the adverse effects of segregation on health...
- Are racial disparities in preterm birth larger in hypersegregated areas?Theresa L Osypuk
Department of Health Sciences, Bouve College of Health Sciences, Northeastern University, Boston, MA, USA
Am J Epidemiol 167:1295-304. 2008..001). Since over 40% of Black childbearing women live in hypersegregated areas, residential segregation may be an important social determinant of racial birth disparities...
- Beyond individual neighborhoods: a geography of opportunity perspective for understanding racial/ethnic health disparitiesTheresa L Osypuk
Northeastern University, Bouve College of Health Science, Department of Health Science, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Health Place 16:1113-23. 2010..We conclude that policies must address the larger geography of opportunity within the region in addition to improving deprived neighborhoods...
- Future directions in research on institutional and interpersonal discrimination and children's healthDolores Acevedo-Garcia
Dolores Acevedo Garcia, Lindsay E Rosenfeld, and Erin Hardy are with the Institute for Child, Youth and Family Policy, The Heller School for Social Policy and Management, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA At the time of the study, Theresa L Osypuk was with the Bouve College of Health Sciences, Northeastern University, Boston, MA Nancy McArdle and all authors are with diversitydata org, Boston
Am J Public Health 103:1754-63. 2013..g., schools). ..
- Toward a policy-relevant analysis of geographic and racial/ethnic disparities in child healthDolores Acevedo-Garcia
Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, in Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) 27:321-33. 2008....
- Examining mediators of housing mobility on adolescent asthma: results from a housing voucher experimentNicole M Schmidt
Northeastern University, Institute on Urban Health Research and Practice, Bouve College of Health Sciences, 360 Huntington Ave, 310 International Village, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Soc Sci Med 107:136-44. 2014..Improving measurement of housing conditions and other potential mediators may help elucidate the "black box" of neighborhood effects. ..
- Are immigrant enclaves healthy places to live? The Multi-ethnic Study of AtherosclerosisTheresa L Osypuk
Northeastern University, Boston, MA, USA
Soc Sci Med 69:110-20. 2009..Results show that living in an immigrant enclave is not monolithically beneficial and may have different associations with different health behaviors...
- The effect of immigrant generation on smokingDolores Acevedo-Garcia
Department of Society, Human Development and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, 7th Floor, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Soc Sci Med 61:1223-42. 2005....
- Gender and crime victimization modify neighborhood effects on adolescent mental healthTheresa L Osypuk
Department of Health Sciences, Bouve College of Health Sciences, Northeastern University, 360 Huntington Ave, Robinson 316, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Pediatrics 130:472-81. 2012..Leverage an experimental study to determine whether gender or recent crime victimization modify the mental health effects of moving to low-poverty neighborhoods...
- The consequences of foreclosure for depressive symptomatologyTheresa L Osypuk
Department of Health Sciences, Northeastern University, Bouve College of Health Sciences, Boston, MA, 02115, USA
Ann Epidemiol 22:379-87. 2012..We tested whether experiencing the stressful event of a home mortgage foreclosure was associated with depressive symptomatology...
- Another Mexican birthweight paradox? The role of residential enclaves and neighborhood poverty in the birthweight of Mexican-origin infantsTheresa L Osypuk
Northeastern University, Bouve College of Health Sciences, 360 Huntington Avenue, Robinson 316, Boston, MA, USA
Soc Sci Med 70:550-60. 2010..Our findings highlight a differential effect of context by nativity, and the potential health effects of ethnic enclaves, which are possibly a marker of downward assimilation, among US-born Mexican-origin women...
- Combining direct and proxy assessments to reduce attrition bias in a longitudinal studyQiong Wu
Harvard Center for Population and Development Studies, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, USA
Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 27:207-12. 2013....
- Future directions in residential segregation and health research: a multilevel approachDolores Acevedo-Garcia
Department of Health and Social Behavior, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
Am J Public Health 93:215-21. 2003....