Alma D Guerrero

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Racial and ethnic disparities in pediatric experiences of family-centered care
    Alma D Guerrero
    UCLA Center for Healthier Children, Families and Communities, University of California Los Angeles, 10990 Wilshire Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Med Care 48:388-93. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint Differences in the Association of Physical Activity and Children's Overweight and Obesity Status Among the Major Racial and Ethnic Groups of U.S. Children
    Alma D Guerrero
    David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA Mattel Children s Hospital UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Health Educ Behav . 2016
  3. pmc Father Involvement in Feeding Interactions with Their Young Children
    Alma D Guerrero
    David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Department of Pediatrics, Los Angeles CA, USA
    Am J Health Behav 40:221-30. 2016
  4. pmc Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Early Childhood Obesity: Growth Trajectories in Body Mass Index
    Alma D Guerrero
    Department of Pediatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Racial Ethn Health Disparities 3:129-37. 2016
  5. pmc Evaluation of the pathways for students into health professions: the training of under-represented minority students to pursue maternal and child health professions
    Alma D Guerrero
    Department of Pediatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Matern Child Health J 19:265-70. 2015
  6. doi request reprint A WIC-based curriculum to enhance parent communication with healthcare providers
    Alma D Guerrero
    UCLA Center for Healthier Children, Families and Communities, University of California, Los Angeles, 10990 Wilshire Ave, Suite 900, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    J Community Health 38:958-64. 2013
  7. pmc Latina mothers' perceptions of healthcare professional weight assessments of preschool-aged children
    Alma D Guerrero
    Department of Pediatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Matern Child Health J 15:1308-15. 2011
  8. doi request reprint An update on assessing development in the pediatric office: has anything changed after two policy statements?
    Alma D Guerrero
    UCLA Center for Healthier Children, Families and Communities, Los Angeles, Calif 90024, USA
    Acad Pediatr 10:400-4. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Disparities in provider elicitation of parents' developmental concerns for US children
    Alma D Guerrero
    Center for Healthier Children, Families, and Communities, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Pediatrics 128:901-9. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Early growth of Mexican-American children: lagging in preliteracy skills but not social development
    Alma D Guerrero
    UCLA Center for Healthier Children, Families and Communities, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Matern Child Health J 17:1701-11. 2013

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. doi request reprint Racial and ethnic disparities in pediatric experiences of family-centered care
    Alma D Guerrero
    UCLA Center for Healthier Children, Families and Communities, University of California Los Angeles, 10990 Wilshire Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Med Care 48:388-93. 2010
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  2. ncbi request reprint Differences in the Association of Physical Activity and Children's Overweight and Obesity Status Among the Major Racial and Ethnic Groups of U.S. Children
    Alma D Guerrero
    David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA Mattel Children s Hospital UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Health Educ Behav . 2016
    ..These findings suggest that some population-average exercise recommendations may not be as applicable to minority children...
  3. pmc Father Involvement in Feeding Interactions with Their Young Children
    Alma D Guerrero
    David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Department of Pediatrics, Los Angeles CA, USA
    Am J Health Behav 40:221-30. 2016
    ..To examine the associations of father-child feeding and physical interactions with dietary practices and weight status in children...
  4. pmc Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Early Childhood Obesity: Growth Trajectories in Body Mass Index
    Alma D Guerrero
    Department of Pediatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Racial Ethn Health Disparities 3:129-37. 2016
    ..The aims of this study are to describe growth trajectories in the body mass index (BMI) among the major racial and ethnic groups of US children and to identify predictors of children's BMI trajectories...
  5. pmc Evaluation of the pathways for students into health professions: the training of under-represented minority students to pursue maternal and child health professions
    Alma D Guerrero
    Department of Pediatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Matern Child Health J 19:265-70. 2015
    ..Undergraduate training programs may be an important mechanism to strengthen the pipeline of a diverse healthcare workforce...
  6. doi request reprint A WIC-based curriculum to enhance parent communication with healthcare providers
    Alma D Guerrero
    UCLA Center for Healthier Children, Families and Communities, University of California, Los Angeles, 10990 Wilshire Ave, Suite 900, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    J Community Health 38:958-64. 2013
    ..With appropriate training, WIC staff are interested in supporting population-based efforts to improve parent-physician communication about child development that can complement WIC's existing maternal and child health topics. ..
  7. pmc Latina mothers' perceptions of healthcare professional weight assessments of preschool-aged children
    Alma D Guerrero
    Department of Pediatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Matern Child Health J 15:1308-15. 2011
    ..Eliminating non-nutritive foods from the home, increasing physical activity, and involving family members in the discussion of health and weight maintenance are important strategies for the prevention and management of childhood obesity...
  8. doi request reprint An update on assessing development in the pediatric office: has anything changed after two policy statements?
    Alma D Guerrero
    UCLA Center for Healthier Children, Families and Communities, Los Angeles, Calif 90024, USA
    Acad Pediatr 10:400-4. 2010
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Disparities in provider elicitation of parents' developmental concerns for US children
    Alma D Guerrero
    Center for Healthier Children, Families, and Communities, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Pediatrics 128:901-9. 2011
    ..To examine factors associated with provider elicitation of parents' developmental concerns among US children...
  10. doi request reprint Early growth of Mexican-American children: lagging in preliteracy skills but not social development
    Alma D Guerrero
    UCLA Center for Healthier Children, Families and Communities, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Matern Child Health J 17:1701-11. 2013
    ..Growth in cognitive and social domains unfolds independently for children of Mexican heritage, even when raised in economically poor families. ..
  11. doi request reprint Creating an MCH Pipeline for Disadvantaged Undergraduate Students
    Alice A Kuo
    Department of Pediatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Matern Child Health J 19:2111-8. 2015
    ..To address minority health disparities in maternal and child health (MCH), increasing the diversity of the MCH workforce is an important strategy...
  12. pmc Obesogenic Dietary Practices of Latino and Asian Subgroups of Children in California: An Analysis of the California Health Interview Survey, 2007-2012
    Alma D Guerrero
    Alma D Guerrero and Paul J Chung are with the Department of Pediatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles UCLA Alma D Guerrero is also with the Children s Discovery and Innovation Institute, Mattel Children s Hospital, UCLA Paul J Chung is also with the Department of Health Policy and Management, UCLA Fielding School of Public Health Ninez A Ponce is with the Center for Health Policy and Management and the Center for Global and Immigrant Health, UCLA Fielding School of Public Health
    Am J Public Health 105:e105-12. 2015
    ..We examined obesogenic dietary practices among Latino and Asian subgroups of children living in California...