Kristen G Hairston

Summary

Affiliation: Wake Forest University School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Gender differences in the association of visceral and subcutaneous adiposity with adiponectin in African Americans: the Jackson Heart Study
    Aurelian Bidulescu
    Department of Community Health and Preventive Medicine, Cardiovascular Research Institute, Morehouse School of Medicine, 30310, Atlanta, GA, USA
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 13:9. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Lifestyle factors and 5-year abdominal fat accumulation in a minority cohort: the IRAS Family Study
    Kristen G Hairston
    Section of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 20:421-7. 2012
  3. pmc Five-year change in visceral adipose tissue quantity in a minority cohort: the Insulin Resistance Atherosclerosis Study (IRAS) family study
    Kristen G Hairston
    Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA
    Diabetes Care 32:1553-5. 2009
  4. pmc Sleep duration and five-year abdominal fat accumulation in a minority cohort: the IRAS family study
    Kristen G Hairston
    Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Sleep 33:289-95. 2010
  5. pmc From politics to parity: using a health disparities index to guide legislative efforts for health equity
    Bryant Cameron Webb
    Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Am J Public Health 101:554-60. 2011
  6. pmc Vitamin d, adiposity, and calcified atherosclerotic plaque in african-americans
    Barry I Freedman
    Section on Nephrology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157 1053, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 95:1076-83. 2010
  7. pmc Intensive lifestyle intervention improves physical function among obese adults with knee pain: findings from the Look AHEAD trial
    Capri G Foy
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 19:83-93. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Mentoring programs for underrepresented minority faculty in academic medical centers: a systematic review of the literature
    Bettina M Beech
    Department of Social Sciences and Health Policy, Maya Angelou Center for Health Equity, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    Acad Med 88:541-9. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint Diabetes and adverse mental health among African Americans
    David L Mount
    Maya Angelou Center for Health Equity, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Medical Center Blvd, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    N C Med J 72:400-1. 2011

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. pmc Gender differences in the association of visceral and subcutaneous adiposity with adiponectin in African Americans: the Jackson Heart Study
    Aurelian Bidulescu
    Department of Community Health and Preventive Medicine, Cardiovascular Research Institute, Morehouse School of Medicine, 30310, Atlanta, GA, USA
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 13:9. 2013
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  2. doi request reprint Lifestyle factors and 5-year abdominal fat accumulation in a minority cohort: the IRAS Family Study
    Kristen G Hairston
    Section of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 20:421-7. 2012
    ..003 and P = 0.01, respectively). Total energy expenditure was also inversely associated with accumulation of VAT. Soluble fiber intake and increased physical activity were related to decreased VAT accumulation over 5 years...
  3. pmc Five-year change in visceral adipose tissue quantity in a minority cohort: the Insulin Resistance Atherosclerosis Study (IRAS) family study
    Kristen G Hairston
    Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA
    Diabetes Care 32:1553-5. 2009
    ..05 for both). Similar trends have been observed in men. CONCLUSIONS Accumulation of abdominal fat is greatest in young adulthood. These data may be useful in identifying subgroups at risk of type 2 diabetes...
  4. pmc Sleep duration and five-year abdominal fat accumulation in a minority cohort: the IRAS family study
    Kristen G Hairston
    Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Sleep 33:289-95. 2010
    ..To study 5-year change in computed tomography (CT)-derived visceral adipose tissue (VAT) and subcutaneous adipose tissue (SAT) associated with sleep duration in 2 minority groups...
  5. pmc From politics to parity: using a health disparities index to guide legislative efforts for health equity
    Bryant Cameron Webb
    Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Am J Public Health 101:554-60. 2011
    ....
  6. pmc Vitamin d, adiposity, and calcified atherosclerotic plaque in african-americans
    Barry I Freedman
    Section on Nephrology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157 1053, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 95:1076-83. 2010
    ..Prospective trials are needed to determine the cardiovascular effects of supplemental vitamin D in this ethnic group...
  7. pmc Intensive lifestyle intervention improves physical function among obese adults with knee pain: findings from the Look AHEAD trial
    Capri G Foy
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 19:83-93. 2011
    ..The ILI condition also resulted in significant weight loss and improved fitness, which are possible mechanisms through which the ILI condition improved physical function...
  8. doi request reprint Mentoring programs for underrepresented minority faculty in academic medical centers: a systematic review of the literature
    Bettina M Beech
    Department of Social Sciences and Health Policy, Maya Angelou Center for Health Equity, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    Acad Med 88:541-9. 2013
    ..The authors conducted a comprehensive review of published mentoring programs designed for URM faculty to identify "promising practices."..
  9. ncbi request reprint Diabetes and adverse mental health among African Americans
    David L Mount
    Maya Angelou Center for Health Equity, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Medical Center Blvd, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    N C Med J 72:400-1. 2011
    ..Concern about safe insulin prescribing and administration is raised, and the importance of integrated physical and mental health care in the prevention and control of diabetes is highlighted...