Chanam Lee

Summary

Affiliation: Texas A and M University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint From sedentary to active school commute: Multi-level factors associated with travel mode shifts
    Chanam Lee
    Department of Landscape Architecture and Urban Planning, College of Architecture, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 3137, United States Electronic address
    Prev Med . 2016
  2. doi request reprint Beyond distance: children's school travel mode choice
    Chanam Lee
    Department of Landscape Architecture and Urban Planning, College of Architecture, Texas A and M University, 014 Williams Administration Building, College Station, TX 77843 3137, USA
    Ann Behav Med 45:S55-67. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Neighborhood walking among overweight and obese adults: age variations in barriers and motivators
    Chanam Lee
    Department of Landscape Architecture and Urban Planning, College of Architecture, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 3137, USA
    J Community Health 38:12-22. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Personal, social, and environmental correlates of walking to school behaviors: case study in Austin, Texas
    Xuemei Zhu
    Department of Architecture and Department of Landscape Architecture and Urban Planning, College of Architecture, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 3137, USA
    ScientificWorldJournal 8:859-72. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Context-specific correlates of walking behaviors to and from school: do they vary across neighborhoods and populations?
    Xuemei Zhu
    Dept of Architecture, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX, USA
    J Phys Act Health 8:S59-71. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint TCOPPE school environmental audit tool: assessing safety and walkability of school environments
    Chanam Lee
    Dept of Landscape Architecture and Urban Planning, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX
    J Phys Act Health 10:949-60. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Correlates of walking to school and implications for public policies: survey results from parents of elementary school children in Austin, Texas
    Xuemei Zhu
    Department of Architecture, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 3137, USA
    J Public Health Policy 30:S177-202. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Walking and neighborhood environments for obese and overweight patients: perspectives from family physicians
    Yan Hong
    Department of Social and Behavioral Health, School of Rural Public Health, Texas A and M Health Science Center, School of Rural Public Health, College Station, TX 77843 1266, USA
    Fam Med 44:336-41. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Using Walk Score™ and Neighborhood Perceptions to Assess Walking Among Middle-Aged and Older Adults
    Samuel D Towne
    Department of Health Promotion and Community Health Sciences, Texas A and M Health Science Center School of Public Health, 1266 TAMU, College Station, TX, 77843 1266, USA
    J Community Health 41:977-88. 2016
  10. doi request reprint Walkability and safety around elementary schools economic and ethnic disparities
    Xuemei Zhu
    Department of Architecture, Texas A and M University, College Station, Texas, USA
    Am J Prev Med 34:282-90. 2008

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Publications17

  1. doi request reprint From sedentary to active school commute: Multi-level factors associated with travel mode shifts
    Chanam Lee
    Department of Landscape Architecture and Urban Planning, College of Architecture, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 3137, United States Electronic address
    Prev Med . 2016
    ..Sedentary-to-active mode shifts may be encouraged by providing walking-promotion programs and by reducing travel distances and safety threats en route to school...
  2. doi request reprint Beyond distance: children's school travel mode choice
    Chanam Lee
    Department of Landscape Architecture and Urban Planning, College of Architecture, Texas A and M University, 014 Williams Administration Building, College Station, TX 77843 3137, USA
    Ann Behav Med 45:S55-67. 2013
    ..Long distance is a leading environmental barrier to walking to school and requires long-term, multilevel interventions. Meanwhile, childhood obesity remains highly prevalent, calling for more immediate solutions...
  3. doi request reprint Neighborhood walking among overweight and obese adults: age variations in barriers and motivators
    Chanam Lee
    Department of Landscape Architecture and Urban Planning, College of Architecture, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 3137, USA
    J Community Health 38:12-22. 2013
    ..Observed age variations suggest that future interventions may be more effective if tailored to address age-specific barriers...
  4. doi request reprint Personal, social, and environmental correlates of walking to school behaviors: case study in Austin, Texas
    Xuemei Zhu
    Department of Architecture and Department of Landscape Architecture and Urban Planning, College of Architecture, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 3137, USA
    ScientificWorldJournal 8:859-72. 2008
    ..Health and disparity issues require further attention, as many underprivileged children have no other means of school transportation but walking in unsafe and poor environments...
  5. ncbi request reprint Context-specific correlates of walking behaviors to and from school: do they vary across neighborhoods and populations?
    Xuemei Zhu
    Dept of Architecture, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX, USA
    J Phys Act Health 8:S59-71. 2011
    ..To address this knowledge gap, this study compared 4 elementary school settings (low-income inner-city; mid- to low-income, urban with and without freeway in attendance area; and high-income suburban) in Austin, Texas...
  6. ncbi request reprint TCOPPE school environmental audit tool: assessing safety and walkability of school environments
    Chanam Lee
    Dept of Landscape Architecture and Urban Planning, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX
    J Phys Act Health 10:949-60. 2013
    ..It presents the conceptual basis and the development process of this instrument, and the methods and results of the reliability assessments...
  7. doi request reprint Correlates of walking to school and implications for public policies: survey results from parents of elementary school children in Austin, Texas
    Xuemei Zhu
    Department of Architecture, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 3137, USA
    J Public Health Policy 30:S177-202. 2009
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  8. ncbi request reprint Walking and neighborhood environments for obese and overweight patients: perspectives from family physicians
    Yan Hong
    Department of Social and Behavioral Health, School of Rural Public Health, Texas A and M Health Science Center, School of Rural Public Health, College Station, TX 77843 1266, USA
    Fam Med 44:336-41. 2012
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Using Walk Score™ and Neighborhood Perceptions to Assess Walking Among Middle-Aged and Older Adults
    Samuel D Towne
    Department of Health Promotion and Community Health Sciences, Texas A and M Health Science Center School of Public Health, 1266 TAMU, College Station, TX, 77843 1266, USA
    J Community Health 41:977-88. 2016
    ..Identifying neighborhood factors associated with promoting walking among this population can enable stakeholders (e.g., researchers, planners, and policy makers) to direct interventions focusing on the built environment. ..
  10. doi request reprint Walkability and safety around elementary schools economic and ethnic disparities
    Xuemei Zhu
    Department of Architecture, Texas A and M University, College Station, Texas, USA
    Am J Prev Med 34:282-90. 2008
    ..Children's physical inactivity and obesity are growing public health problems in the U.S., especially among low-income, minority populations. Walking to school may help address these problems...
  11. pmc Social and environmental predictors of walking among older adults
    Marcia G Ory
    Department of Health Promotion and Community Health Sciences, Texas A and M Health Science Center School of Public Health, College Station, Texas, 77843, USA
    BMC Geriatr 16:155. 2016
    ..This study examines the influences of sociodemographic, health, and environmental characteristics on older adults' walking behaviors, and the role physicians can play in promoting physical activity...
  12. doi request reprint Neighborhood safety factors associated with older adults' health-related outcomes: A systematic literature review
    Jaewoong Won
    Department of Landscape Architecture and Urban Planning, College of Architecture, Texas A and M University, 3137 TAMU, College Station, TX, 77843 3137, USA Electronic address
    Soc Sci Med 165:177-86. 2016
    ..Neighborhood safety is important for older adults' health and wellbeing, but there has not been a synthesis in the literature of what is currently known about this construct...
  13. doi request reprint Correlates of Receiving a Recommendation for More Physical Activity From a Primary Care Provider
    Samuel N Forjuoh
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Baylor Scott and White Health, Texas A and M Health Science Center College of Medicine, Temple, Texas Department of Health Promotion and Community Health Sciences, School of Public Health, Texas A and M University, College Station, Texas Electronic address
    Am J Prev Med 52:207-214. 2017
    ..Demographic and behavioral correlates of receiving a recommendation for more physical activity (PA) from a PCP by overweight/obese patients were assessed...
  14. doi request reprint Site and neighborhood environments for walking among older adults
    Zhe Wang
    Texas A and M University, College of Architecture, College Station, TX 77840, USA
    Health Place 16:1268-79. 2010
    ..Both site-level and neighborhood environmental supports appear important in promoting walking among older adults...
  15. doi request reprint Active commuting to school: a test of a modified integrative model
    Wenhua Lu
    Department of Health and Kinesiology, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX, USA
    Am J Health Behav 38:900-13. 2014
    ..To test a modified integrative model (IM) in explaining parents' intention toward active commuting to school (ACS) and children's ACS...
  16. pmc The Seniors' Outdoor Survey: An Observational Tool for Assessing Outdoor Environments at Long-Term Care Settings
    SUSAN RODIEK
    Department of Architecture, Center for Health Systems and Design, Texas A and M University, College Station
    Gerontologist 56:222-33. 2016
    ..To describe the development and psychometric testing of the Seniors' Outdoor Survey (SOS), an instrument for evaluating how well the outdoor space in a long-term care setting supports the preferences and outdoor usage of residents...
  17. pmc A retrospective study on changes in residents' physical activities, social interactions, and neighborhood cohesion after moving to a walkable community
    Xuemei Zhu
    Department of Architecture, Center for Health Systems and Design, Texas A and M University, 3137 TAMU, College Station, TX 77843 3137, USA Electronic address
    Prev Med 69:S93-7. 2014
    ..This study is to examine changes in residents' physical activities, social interactions, and neighborhood cohesion after they moved to a walkable community in Austin, Texas...