Shannon N Zenk

Summary

Affiliation: University of Illinois at Chicago
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Classification bias in commercial business lists for retail food stores in the U.S
    Euna Han
    College of Pharmacy, Gachon University, Yeonsu gu, Incheon, Korea
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:46. 2012
  2. pmc Neighborhood food environment role in modifying psychosocial stress-diet relationships
    Shannon N Zenk
    Department of Health Systems Science, College of Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago, 845 South Damen Avenue M C 802, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Appetite 65:170-7. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Fruit and vegetable availability and selection: federal food package revisions, 2009
    Shannon N Zenk
    Department of Health Systems Science, University of Illinois at Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Am J Prev Med 43:423-8. 2012
  4. pmc Neighborhood racial composition, neighborhood poverty, and the spatial accessibility of supermarkets in metropolitan Detroit
    Shannon N Zenk
    Program in Cancer Control and Population Sciences, University of Illinois at Chicago Cancer Center, Chicago, USA
    Am J Public Health 95:660-7. 2005
  5. pmc Neighborhood retail food environment and fruit and vegetable intake in a multiethnic urban population
    Shannon N Zenk
    Department of Public Health, Mental Health, and Administrative Nursing, College of Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Am J Health Promot 23:255-64. 2009
  6. pmc Multilevel correlates of satisfaction with neighborhood availability of fresh fruits and vegetables
    Shannon N Zenk
    Department of Health Systems Science, College of Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago, 845 South Damen Avenue M C 802, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Ann Behav Med 38:48-59. 2009
  7. pmc Short-term temporal stability in observed retail food characteristics
    Shannon N Zenk
    University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Nursing, Department of Health Systems Science, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Nutr Educ Behav 42:26-32. 2010
  8. pmc "You have to hunt for the fruits, the vegetables": environmental barriers and adaptive strategies to acquire food in a low-income African American neighborhood
    Shannon N Zenk
    University of Illinois at Chicago, IL, USA
    Health Educ Behav 38:282-92. 2011
  9. pmc Activity space environment and dietary and physical activity behaviors: a pilot study
    Shannon N Zenk
    Department of Health Systems Science, College of Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago, 845 South Damen Avenue M C 802, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Health Place 17:1150-61. 2011
  10. pmc Neighborhood environment and adherence to a walking intervention in African American women
    Shannon N Zenk
    University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Health Educ Behav 36:167-81. 2009

Detail Information

Publications26

  1. pmc Classification bias in commercial business lists for retail food stores in the U.S
    Euna Han
    College of Pharmacy, Gachon University, Yeonsu gu, Incheon, Korea
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:46. 2012
    ..We evaluated the classification bias of food stores in Dun & Bradstreet (D&B) and InfoUSA commercial business lists...
  2. pmc Neighborhood food environment role in modifying psychosocial stress-diet relationships
    Shannon N Zenk
    Department of Health Systems Science, College of Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago, 845 South Damen Avenue M C 802, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Appetite 65:170-7. 2013
    ..Stress-neighborhood food environment interactions were not statistically significant. Important questions remain regarding the role of the neighborhood food environment in the stress-diet relationship that warrant further investigation...
  3. ncbi request reprint Fruit and vegetable availability and selection: federal food package revisions, 2009
    Shannon N Zenk
    Department of Health Systems Science, University of Illinois at Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Am J Prev Med 43:423-8. 2012
    ..S. Department of Agriculture's Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) food packages in 2009 had the potential to expand neighborhood FV availability...
  4. pmc Neighborhood racial composition, neighborhood poverty, and the spatial accessibility of supermarkets in metropolitan Detroit
    Shannon N Zenk
    Program in Cancer Control and Population Sciences, University of Illinois at Chicago Cancer Center, Chicago, USA
    Am J Public Health 95:660-7. 2005
    ..We evaluated the spatial accessibility of large "chain" supermarkets in relation to neighborhood racial composition and poverty...
  5. pmc Neighborhood retail food environment and fruit and vegetable intake in a multiethnic urban population
    Shannon N Zenk
    Department of Public Health, Mental Health, and Administrative Nursing, College of Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Am J Health Promot 23:255-64. 2009
    ..To examine relationships between the neighborhood food environment and fruit and vegetable intake in a multiethnic urban population...
  6. pmc Multilevel correlates of satisfaction with neighborhood availability of fresh fruits and vegetables
    Shannon N Zenk
    Department of Health Systems Science, College of Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago, 845 South Damen Avenue M C 802, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Ann Behav Med 38:48-59. 2009
    ..Little is known about influences on perceptions of neighborhood food environments, despite their relevance for food-shopping behaviors and food choices...
  7. pmc Short-term temporal stability in observed retail food characteristics
    Shannon N Zenk
    University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Nursing, Department of Health Systems Science, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Nutr Educ Behav 42:26-32. 2010
    ..This study evaluated short-term (2-week), within-season temporal stability in retail food availability, prices, and quality...
  8. pmc "You have to hunt for the fruits, the vegetables": environmental barriers and adaptive strategies to acquire food in a low-income African American neighborhood
    Shannon N Zenk
    University of Illinois at Chicago, IL, USA
    Health Educ Behav 38:282-92. 2011
    ..These findings indicate that efforts to improve neighborhood food environments should address not only food availability and prices but also the physical and social environments of stores...
  9. pmc Activity space environment and dietary and physical activity behaviors: a pilot study
    Shannon N Zenk
    Department of Health Systems Science, College of Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago, 845 South Damen Avenue M C 802, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Health Place 17:1150-61. 2011
    ..Activity spaces may provide new insights into environmental influences on obesity-related behaviors...
  10. pmc Neighborhood environment and adherence to a walking intervention in African American women
    Shannon N Zenk
    University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Health Educ Behav 36:167-81. 2009
    ..The effect of the enhanced intervention on adherence did not differ by environmental characteristics. Aspects of the environment may influence African American women who want to be more active...
  11. ncbi request reprint Fruit and vegetable access differs by community racial composition and socioeconomic position in Detroit, Michigan
    Shannon N Zenk
    University of Illinois at Chicago, Institute for Health Research and Policy, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    Ethn Dis 16:275-80. 2006
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  12. pmc Spatial equity in facilities providing low- or no-fee screening mammography in Chicago neighborhoods
    Shannon N Zenk
    Program in Cancer Control and Population Sciences, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, 60608, USA
    J Urban Health 83:195-210. 2006
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  13. ncbi request reprint Fruit and vegetable intake in African Americans income and store characteristics
    Shannon N Zenk
    Program in Cancer Control and Population Sciences, Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60608, USA
    Am J Prev Med 29:1-9. 2005
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  14. ncbi request reprint Inter-rater and test-retest reliability: methods and results for the neighborhood observational checklist
    Shannon N Zenk
    Department of Public Health, Mental Health, and Administrative Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago College of Nursing, 845 S Damen Ave, M C 802, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    Health Place 13:452-65. 2007
    ..We then present the results and discuss implications for future research efforts using direct observation in four areas: methods to evaluate reliability, instrument content and design, observer training, and data collection...
  15. ncbi request reprint US secondary schools and food outlets
    Shannon N Zenk
    College of Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Health Place 14:336-46. 2008
    ..Furthermore, urban neighborhoods with a high school versus no secondary school have more food outlets. Curbing the obesity epidemic among adolescents requires addressing the food environment surrounding schools...
  16. pmc Feasibility of using global positioning systems (GPS) with diverse urban adults: before and after data on perceived acceptability, barriers, and ease of use
    Shannon N Zenk
    College of Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago
    J Phys Act Health 9:924-34. 2012
    ..This study examined the feasibility of using GPS in terms of perceived acceptability, barriers, and ease of use in a racially/ethnically diverse sample of lower socioeconomic position (SEP)...
  17. doi request reprint Development and reliability testing of a food store observation form
    Leah Rimkus
    Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL Electronic address
    J Nutr Educ Behav 45:540-8. 2013
    ..To develop a reliable food store observational data collection instrument to be used for measuring product availability, pricing, and promotion...
  18. pmc Characteristics of mammography facility locations and stage of breast cancer at diagnosis in Chicago
    Elizabeth Tarlov
    VA Information Resource Center, Edward Hines, JR VA Hospital, Hines, IL, USA
    J Urban Health 86:196-213. 2009
    ..The results of our study suggest that areas in which the nearest mammography facilities are located may be one such geography. We hope that this study will spark research interest in the impact of health service locations on utilization...
  19. ncbi request reprint Recruitment of African American women to a walking program: eligibility, ineligibility, and attrition during screening
    JoEllen Wilbur
    University of Illinois at Chicago College of Nursing, IL 60612, USA
    Res Nurs Health 29:176-89. 2006
    ..Although our recruitment strategies may have been successful in attracting low-income AA women, we were not as successful in preventing their attrition during the screening protocol, particularly for those living in poorer neighborhoods...
  20. doi request reprint Relationships among neighborhood environment, racial discrimination, psychological distress, and preterm birth in African American women
    Carmen Giurgescu
    College of Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 41:E51-61. 2012
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  21. ncbi request reprint Food shopping behaviours and exposure to discrimination
    Shannon N Zenk
    1 University of Illinois at Chicago, 845 S Damen Avenue, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Public Health Nutr 17:1167-76. 2014
    ..The present study examined food shopping behaviours, particularly distance to grocery shop, and exposure to discrimination...
  22. doi request reprint Field validation of secondary commercial data sources on the retail food outlet environment in the U.S
    Lisa M Powell
    Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1747 W Roosevelt Road, M C 275, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    Health Place 17:1122-31. 2011
    ..The study also found that agreement levels for some outlet types differed by tract characteristics. Commercial databases must be used with caution as substitutes for on the ground data collection...
  23. doi request reprint The symptom cluster experience profile framework
    Lorna Finnegan
    College of Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 37:E377-86. 2010
    ..To present the novel Symptom Cluster Experience Profile (SCEP) framework for guiding symptom research in adult survivors of childhood cancers and other subgroups at risk for high symptom burden...
  24. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial stress and social support as mediators of relationships between income, length of residence and depressive symptoms among African American women on Detroit's eastside
    Amy J Schulz
    University of Michigan, School of Public Health, Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, Ann Arbor, 48109 2029, USA
    Soc Sci Med 62:510-22. 2006
    ..However, increased household income does not protect African American women residing in a high poverty community from distress associated with neighborhood disorder or experiences of discrimination...
  25. pmc Engaging urban residents in assessing neighborhood environments and their implications for health
    Barbara A Israel
    University of Michigan School of Public Health, 1420 Washington Heights, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    J Urban Health 83:523-39. 2006
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  26. pmc Do neighborhood economic characteristics, racial composition, and residential stability predict perceptions of stress associated with the physical and social environment? Findings from a multilevel analysis in Detroit
    Amy J Schulz
    University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    J Urban Health 85:642-61. 2008
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