Mark A Pereria

Summary

Affiliation: University of Minnesota
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Validity and reliability of a home environment inventory for physical activity and media equipment
    John R Sirard
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 5:24. 2008
  2. pmc Television, physical activity, diet, and body weight status: the ARIC cohort
    Anne Marie Meyer
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 5:68. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Dietary fiber and risk of coronary heart disease: a pooled analysis of cohort studies
    Mark A Pereira
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN55454, USA
    Arch Intern Med 164:370-6. 2004
  4. pmc Preventing and managing cardiometabolic risk: the logic for intervention
    Mark A Pereira
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454 1015, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 6:2568-84. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Coffee consumption and risk of type 2 diabetes mellitus: an 11-year prospective study of 28 812 postmenopausal women
    Mark A Pereira
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, 1300 S Second Street, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Arch Intern Med 166:1311-6. 2006
  6. pmc Predictors of change in physical activity during and after pregnancy: Project Viva
    Mark A Pereira
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55454, USA
    Am J Prev Med 32:312-9. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Fast-food habits, weight gain, and insulin resistance (the CARDIA study): 15-year prospective analysis
    Mark A Pereira
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Lancet 365:36-42. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Sugar-sweetened beverages, weight gain and nutritional epidemiological study design
    Mark A Pereira
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Br J Nutr 99:1169-70. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Breakfast eating and weight change in a 5-year prospective analysis of adolescents: Project EAT (Eating Among Teens)
    Maureen T Timlin
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Pediatrics 121:e638-45. 2008
  10. pmc Coffee, tea, and incident type 2 diabetes: the Singapore Chinese Health Study
    Andrew O Odegaard
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 88:979-85. 2008

Detail Information

Publications41

  1. pmc Validity and reliability of a home environment inventory for physical activity and media equipment
    John R Sirard
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 5:24. 2008
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  2. pmc Television, physical activity, diet, and body weight status: the ARIC cohort
    Anne Marie Meyer
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 5:68. 2008
    ..Television (TV) watching is the most common leisure activity in the United States. Few studies of adults have described the relationship between TV and health behaviors such as physical activity, diet, and body weight status...
  3. ncbi request reprint Dietary fiber and risk of coronary heart disease: a pooled analysis of cohort studies
    Mark A Pereira
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN55454, USA
    Arch Intern Med 164:370-6. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to conduct a pooled analysis of dietary fiber and its subtypes and risk of coronary heart disease...
  4. pmc Preventing and managing cardiometabolic risk: the logic for intervention
    Mark A Pereira
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454 1015, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 6:2568-84. 2009
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Coffee consumption and risk of type 2 diabetes mellitus: an 11-year prospective study of 28 812 postmenopausal women
    Mark A Pereira
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, 1300 S Second Street, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Arch Intern Med 166:1311-6. 2006
    ..Our objective was to examine the association between total, caffeinated, and decaffeinated coffee intake, as assessed by food frequency questionnaire at baseline, and risk of incident type 2 diabetes mellitus...
  6. pmc Predictors of change in physical activity during and after pregnancy: Project Viva
    Mark A Pereira
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55454, USA
    Am J Prev Med 32:312-9. 2007
    ..Few studies document longitudinal changes in physical activity from prepregnancy to the postpartum period...
  7. ncbi request reprint Fast-food habits, weight gain, and insulin resistance (the CARDIA study): 15-year prospective analysis
    Mark A Pereira
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Lancet 365:36-42. 2005
    ..We aimed to investigate the association between reported fast-food habits and changes in bodyweight and insulin resistance over a 15-year period in the USA...
  8. ncbi request reprint Sugar-sweetened beverages, weight gain and nutritional epidemiological study design
    Mark A Pereira
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Br J Nutr 99:1169-70. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Breakfast eating and weight change in a 5-year prospective analysis of adolescents: Project EAT (Eating Among Teens)
    Maureen T Timlin
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Pediatrics 121:e638-45. 2008
    ..This study was conducted to examine the association between breakfast frequency and 5-year body weight change in 2216 adolescents...
  10. pmc Coffee, tea, and incident type 2 diabetes: the Singapore Chinese Health Study
    Andrew O Odegaard
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 88:979-85. 2008
    ..Increasing coffee intake was inversely associated with risk of type 2 diabetes in populations of European descent; however, data from high-risk Asian populations are lacking as are data on tea intake in general...
  11. pmc The association of hip circumference with incident hip fracture in a cohort of postmenopausal women: the Iowa Women's Health Study
    Emily D Parker
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 18:836-41. 2008
    ..As the mean age of the U.S. population increases, the public health burden of osteoporotic fractures is expected to increase. This study prospectively examined the independent association of hip circumference with hip fracture...
  12. pmc The interaction of childhood height and childhood BMI in the prediction of young adult BMI
    Steven D Stovitz
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:2336-41. 2008
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  13. pmc Relationships between energy balance knowledge and the home environment
    Megan E Slater
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 111:556-60. 2011
    ..72, P=0.003). Youth and/or parent knowledge alone was not significantly associated with most characteristics of the home environment, supporting the importance of developing intervention strategies that target the family as a whole...
  14. pmc Child height and the risk of young-adult obesity
    Steven D Stovitz
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55414, USA
    Am J Prev Med 38:74-7. 2010
    ..Childhood obesity is a major risk factor for adult obesity, and obese children tend to be taller than their normal-weight peers...
  15. pmc Soft drink and juice consumption and risk of physician-diagnosed incident type 2 diabetes: the Singapore Chinese Health Study
    Andrew O Odegaard
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 171:701-8. 2010
    ..34, 2.16) compared with those who gained less weight (RR = 1.20, 95% CI: 1.03, 1.41). Relatively frequent intake of soft drinks and juice is associated with an increased risk for development of type 2 diabetes in Chinese men and women...
  16. pmc BMI, all-cause and cause-specific mortality in Chinese Singaporean men and women: the Singapore Chinese health study
    Andrew O Odegaard
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e14000. 2010
    ..We aimed to examine the association between body mass index (BMI), all cause and cause-specific mortality to determine the optimal range of BMI in relation to mortality in Chinese men and women in Singapore...
  17. pmc Breakfast frequency and quality may affect glycemia and appetite in adults and children
    Mark A Pereira
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    J Nutr 141:163-8. 2011
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  18. ncbi request reprint Associations of plant food, dairy product, and meat intakes with 15-y incidence of elevated blood pressure in young black and white adults: the Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) Study
    Lyn M Steffen
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 82:1169-77; quiz 1363-4. 2005
    ..Consumption of plant foods and dairy and meat products may moderate increases in blood pressure...
  19. pmc Dietary patterns and incident type 2 diabetes in chinese men and women: the singapore chinese health study
    Andrew O Odegaard
    Division of Epidemiology and CommunityHealth, University ofMinnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Diabetes Care 34:880-5. 2011
    ..To empirically derive dietary patterns and examine their association with incident type 2 diabetes...
  20. ncbi request reprint Within-person variation in serum lipids: implications for clinical trials
    Mark A Pereira
    University of Minnesota, School of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 33:534-41. 2004
    ..Materials and Methods The authors studied within-person variation in serum total and high density lipoprotein (HDL) cholesterol in 458 participants of 27 dietary intervention studies in Wageningen, The Netherlands, from 1976 to 1995...
  21. pmc Interactions between race/ethnicity and anthropometry in risk of incident diabetes: the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis
    Pamela L Lutsey
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 172:197-204. 2010
    ..However, the generally low level of adiposity in Chinese led to a relatively low diabetes occurrence...
  22. ncbi request reprint Whole grain food intake elevates serum enterolactone
    David R Jacobs
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
    Br J Nutr 88:111-6. 2002
    ..Serum enterolactone concentrations can be raised by eating a diet rich in whole grains...
  23. pmc Association of hip circumference with incident diabetes and coronary heart disease: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities study
    Emily D Parker
    HealthPartners Research Foundation, 8170 33rd Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN 55406 1524, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 169:837-47. 2009
    ..00, 0.92, 0.75, 0.63, 0.50). Although excess adiposity is a general risk factor for diabetes and CHD, for a given BMI and waist circumference, greater hip circumference appears to lessen the risk of diabetes and CHD...
  24. pmc BMI and diabetes risk in Singaporean Chinese
    Andrew O Odegaard
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Diabetes Care 32:1104-6. 2009
    ..We examined the association between BMI and incident type 2 diabetes because detailed prospective cohort data on this topic in Asians are scarce...
  25. doi request reprint Adolescent beverage habits and changes in weight over time: findings from Project EAT
    Michelle S Vanselow
    Division of EpidemiologyCommunity Health School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 90:1489-95. 2009
    ..Obesity in adolescence has been increasing in the past several decades. Beverage habits among adolescents include increased consumption of sugar-sweetened beverages and decreased consumption of milk...
  26. pmc High-molecular-weight adiponectin and the risk of type 2 diabetes in the ARIC study
    Na Zhu
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Suite 300, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55454, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 95:5097-104. 2010
    ..Adiponectin circulates in plasma as three oligomeric isoforms. High-molecular-weight (HMW) adiponectin is thought to be the most biologically active form of adiponectin in terms of glucose homeostasis...
  27. doi request reprint Food security and metabolic syndrome in U.S. adults and adolescents: findings from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 1999-2006
    Emily D Parker
    HealthPartners Research Foundation, Minneapolis, MN 55440 1524, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 20:364-70. 2010
    ..S. adults and adolescents. We hypothesized that compared with those in food-secure households, adolescents and adults living in food-insecure households would have increased odds of (MetS)...
  28. ncbi request reprint Trans fatty acids, insulin resistance, and type 2 diabetes
    Andrew O Odegaard
    School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, 1300 South Second Street, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Nutr Rev 64:364-72. 2006
    ..More experimental research in humans is needed to further address this question...
  29. ncbi request reprint Breakfast frequency and quality in the etiology of adult obesity and chronic diseases
    Maureen T Timlin
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55454, USA
    Nutr Rev 65:268-81. 2007
    ..Only four relatively small and short-term randomized trials have examined breakfast consumption and body weight or chronic disease risk, with mixed results. Large, long-term, randomized trials are needed...
  30. ncbi request reprint Occupational physical activity in the atherosclerosis risk in communities study
    Kelly R Evenson
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27514, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 13:351-7. 2003
    ..The purposes of this study were to describe occupational activity and to quantify the association between occupational and leisure activity in 2991 African American and 8566 White middle-aged adults...
  31. ncbi request reprint Physical activity, relative body weight, and risk of death among women
    David R Jacobs
    N Engl J Med 351:2753-5. 2004
  32. ncbi request reprint Antioxidant vitamins and coronary heart disease risk: a pooled analysis of 9 cohorts
    Paul Knekt
    National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    Am J Clin Nutr 80:1508-20. 2004
    ..Epidemiologic studies have suggested a lower risk of coronary heart disease (CHD) at higher intakes of fruit, vegetables, and whole grain. Whether this association is due to antioxidant vitamins or some other factors remains unclear...
  33. ncbi request reprint Types of carbohydrates and risk of cardiovascular disease
    Mark A Pereira
    Department of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School and Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 12:115-22. 2003
    ..More long-term controlled trials are needed to improve our understanding of efficacy and mechanisms. Women and a variety of racial/ethnic groups should be represented in these studies whenever possible...
  34. ncbi request reprint Whole-grain intake and the risk of type 2 diabetes: a prospective study in men
    Teresa T Fung
    Programs in Nutrition, Simmons College, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 76:535-40. 2002
    ..Certain dietary components may play a role in the prevention of type 2 diabetes...
  35. ncbi request reprint Effect of whole grains on insulin sensitivity in overweight hyperinsulinemic adults
    Mark A Pereira
    Department of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School, and the Department of Medicine, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 75:848-55. 2002
    ..Epidemiologic studies have found whole-grain intake to be inversely associated with the risk of type 2 diabetes and heart disease...
  36. ncbi request reprint Dairy consumption, obesity, and the insulin resistance syndrome in young adults: the CARDIA Study
    Mark A Pereira
    Department of Medicine, Children s Hospital, 300 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    JAMA 287:2081-9. 2002
    ..Although diet has been postulated to influence IRS, the independent effects of dairy consumption on development of this syndrome have not been investigated...
  37. ncbi request reprint Effects of fast-food consumption on energy intake and diet quality among children in a national household survey
    Shanthy A Bowman
    US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, Beltsville, Maryland, USA
    Pediatrics 113:112-8. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to test the hypothesis that fast-food consumption adversely affects dietary factors linked to obesity risk...
  38. ncbi request reprint Compensation for energy intake from fast food among overweight and lean adolescents
    Cara B Ebbeling
    Division of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine, Children s Hospital, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    JAMA 291:2828-33. 2004
    ..However, if fast food and obesity are causally related, the question arises of why some children who frequently eat fast food do not become overweight...
  39. ncbi request reprint Effects of a low-glycemic load diet on resting energy expenditure and heart disease risk factors during weight loss
    Mark A Pereira
    Department of Medicine, Children s Hospital, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    JAMA 292:2482-90. 2004
    ..Weight loss elicits physiological adaptations relating to energy intake and expenditure that antagonize ongoing weight loss...
  40. ncbi request reprint Breakfast habits, nutritional status, body weight, and academic performance in children and adolescents
    Gail C Rampersaud
    Food Science and Human Nutrition Department, Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences, University of Florida, SW 23rd Drive, FETL Building 685, Gainesville, FL 32611 0720, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 105:743-60; quiz 761-2. 2005
    ..We advocate consumption of a healthful breakfast on a daily basis consisting of a variety of foods, especially high-fiber and nutrient-rich whole grains, fruits, and dairy products...
  41. ncbi request reprint Weighing in on glycemic index and body weight
    Mark A Pereira
    Am J Clin Nutr 84:677-9. 2006

Research Grants3

  1. Genetic and Environmental Determinants of Type 2 Diabetes in Chinese Singaporeans
    Mark Pereira; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The study has tremendous potential to improve our understanding of type 2 diabetes risk in Southeast Asians, leading to improved prevention efforts. ..
  2. Genetic and Environmental Determinants of Type 2 Diabetes in Chinese Singaporeans
    Mark A Pereira; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The study has tremendous potential to improve our understanding of type 2 diabetes risk in Southeast Asians, leading to improved prevention efforts. ..