Kelly M Bower
Affiliation: Johns Hopkins University
- Perceived racial discrimination and mental health in low-income, urban-dwelling whitesKelly M Bower
Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
Int J Health Serv 43:267-80. 2013..This study demonstrates that perceived racial discrimination is common in poor urban whites. Further, exposure to discrimination that is perceived as a stressor is associated with mental illness...
- Environmental and socio-economic factors as contributors to racial disparities in diabetes prevalenceThomas A LaVeist
Hopkins Center for Health Disparities Solutions, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 624 N Broadway, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
J Gen Intern Med 24:1144-8. 2009....
- Racial Residential Segregation and Disparities in Obesity among WomenKelly M Bower
Hopkins Center for Health Disparities Solutions, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
J Urban Health 92:843-52. 2015..In order to address the disparately high rates of obesity among black women, health policies need to address the economic, political, and social forces that produce racially segregated neighborhoods...
- The intersection of neighborhood racial segregation, poverty, and urbanicity and its impact on food store availability in the United StatesKelly M Bower
Hopkins Center for Health Disparities Solutions, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, USA Department of Community and Public Health, Johns Hopkins School of Nursing, 525 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA Electronic address
Prev Med 58:33-9. 2014..Neighborhood racial residential segregation, poverty, and urbanicity independently affect food store availability, but the interactions among them have not been studied...