Maida P Galvez

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Affiliation: Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Associations between neighborhood resources and physical activity in inner-city minority children
    Maida P Galvez
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10023, USA
    Acad Pediatr 13:20-6. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Effective risk communication in children's environmental health: lessons learned from 9/11
    Maida P Galvez
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, 1 Gustave L Levy Place, Box 1512, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Pediatr Clin North Am 54:33-46, viii. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Race and food store availability in an inner-city neighbourhood
    Maida P Galvez
    Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Public Health Nutr 11:624-31. 2008
  4. pmc Childhood obesity and neighborhood food-store availability in an inner-city community
    Maida P Galvez
    Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Acad Pediatr 9:339-43. 2009
  5. pmc Childhood obesity and the built environment
    Maida P Galvez
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    Curr Opin Pediatr 22:202-7. 2010
  6. pmc Dietary and physical activity behaviors of New York City children from different ethnic minority subgroups
    Nita Vangeepuram
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Pediatrics, Division of General Pediatrics, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Acad Pediatr 12:481-8. 2012
  7. pmc Asthma and physical activity in multiracial girls from three US sites
    Nita Vangeepuram
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY, USA
    J Asthma 51:193-9. 2014
  8. pmc Temporal variability in urinary concentrations of perchlorate, nitrate, thiocyanate and iodide among children
    Nancy Mervish
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 22:212-8. 2012
  9. pmc Local food environments are associated with girls' energy, sugar-sweetened beverage and snack-food intakes
    Andrea L Deierlein
    1Department of Preventive Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, 17 East 102nd Street D3 130, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Public Health Nutr 17:2194-200. 2014
  10. pmc Dietary flavonol intake is associated with age of puberty in a longitudinal cohort of girls
    Nancy A Mervish
    Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Nutr Res 33:534-42. 2013

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Publications16

  1. pmc Associations between neighborhood resources and physical activity in inner-city minority children
    Maida P Galvez
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10023, USA
    Acad Pediatr 13:20-6. 2013
    ..We describe how availability of physical activity resources varies by individual and block characteristics and then examine its associations with physical activity levels of Latino and black children in East Harlem, New York City...
  2. ncbi request reprint Effective risk communication in children's environmental health: lessons learned from 9/11
    Maida P Galvez
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, 1 Gustave L Levy Place, Box 1512, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Pediatr Clin North Am 54:33-46, viii. 2007
    ..This article describes the theory behind effective risk communication using examples from events following September 11, 2001. It shares lessons learned and provides a template for risk communication that can guide pediatric providers...
  3. ncbi request reprint Race and food store availability in an inner-city neighbourhood
    Maida P Galvez
    Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Public Health Nutr 11:624-31. 2008
    ..Less is known about whether differences in availability of resources by African American or Latino race/ethnicity exist within a single minority community...
  4. pmc Childhood obesity and neighborhood food-store availability in an inner-city community
    Maida P Galvez
    Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Acad Pediatr 9:339-43. 2009
    ....
  5. pmc Childhood obesity and the built environment
    Maida P Galvez
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    Curr Opin Pediatr 22:202-7. 2010
    ..Whereas studies on the impacts of neighborhood factors on adult obesity are relatively common, studies examining these same factors on childhood obesity are far fewer...
  6. pmc Dietary and physical activity behaviors of New York City children from different ethnic minority subgroups
    Nita Vangeepuram
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Pediatrics, Division of General Pediatrics, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Acad Pediatr 12:481-8. 2012
    ..To examine racial/ethnic differences in diet and physical activity behaviors in ethnic minority New York City children...
  7. pmc Asthma and physical activity in multiracial girls from three US sites
    Nita Vangeepuram
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY, USA
    J Asthma 51:193-9. 2014
    ..Our objective was to investigate the association between asthma diagnosis and physical activity and to examine differences in these associations by race/ethnicity, weight status and caregiver education...
  8. pmc Temporal variability in urinary concentrations of perchlorate, nitrate, thiocyanate and iodide among children
    Nancy Mervish
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 22:212-8. 2012
    ..Surrogate analysis show that single-spot urine samples reliably categorize participant's exposure providing support for the use of a single sample as an exposure measure in epidemiological studies that use relative ranking of exposure...
  9. pmc Local food environments are associated with girls' energy, sugar-sweetened beverage and snack-food intakes
    Andrea L Deierlein
    1Department of Preventive Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, 17 East 102nd Street D3 130, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Public Health Nutr 17:2194-200. 2014
    ..To describe availability and frequency of use of local snack-food outlets and determine whether reported use of these outlets was associated with dietary intakes...
  10. pmc Dietary flavonol intake is associated with age of puberty in a longitudinal cohort of girls
    Nancy A Mervish
    Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Nutr Res 33:534-42. 2013
    ..13). Consistent with biologic properties of phytoestrogens that indicate hormonal activity, their consumption may be associated with reproductive end points, even in childhood. ..
  11. pmc Associations between phthalate metabolite urinary concentrations and body size measures in New York City children
    Susan L Teitelbaum
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Department of Preventive Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Place, Box 1057, NY 10029, USA
    Environ Res 112:186-93. 2012
    ..To examine prospectively associations between urinary phthalate metabolite concentrations and body size measures in children...
  12. pmc Measures of obesity associated with asthma diagnosis in ethnic minority children
    Nita Vangeepuram
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, 1 Gustave L Levy Place, Box 1512, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Obes 2011:517417. 2011
    ..63 (95% CI 1.12-2.39), 1.50 (95% CI 1.02-2.21), and 1.56 (95% CI 1.04-2.34), resp.). Conclusions. This study found a significant association between increased body size and asthma diagnosis, regardless of the measurement examined...
  13. pmc Breastfeeding versus formula-feeding and girls' pubertal development
    Aarti Kale
    School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, USA
    Matern Child Health J 19:519-27. 2015
    ....
  14. pmc Are Parental Perceptions of Child Activity Levels and Overall Health More Important than Perceptions of Weight?
    Nita Vangeepuram
    Department of Population Health Science and Policy, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, 1 Gustave L Levy Place Box 1077, New York, NY, 10029, USA
    Matern Child Health J 20:1456-63. 2016
    ..Study findings informed community-based initiatives for reducing diabetes risk among children. ..
  15. doi request reprint Environmental justice and the health of children
    Philip J Landrigan
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY USA
    Mt Sinai J Med 77:178-87. 2010
    ..Documentation of linkages between health disparities and environmental injustice is an important step toward achieving environmental justice...
  16. pmc Obesity in the 21st century
    Maida P Galvez
    Environ Health Perspect 111:A684-5. 2003