Led by Dr. Brian Saelens, this observational study is evaluating cross-sectional and longitudinal associations of neighborhood-level activity and nutrition environments with children's weight status and obesity.
Saelens, BE, Glanz, K, Frank, LD, Couch, S, Zhou, C, Colburn, T, and Sallis, JF, Two-Year Changes in Child Weight Status, Diet, and Activity by Neighborhood Nutrition and Physical Activity Environment, The Obesity Society (Editor’s Choice), August 7, 2018
Saelens BE, Sallis JF, Frank LD, Couch SC, Zhou C, Colburn T, Cain KL, Chapman J, Glanz K. Obesogenic neighborhood environments related to child and parent obesity: The Neighborhood Impact on Kids (NIK) Study. In Press, American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 2012.
Frank LD, Saelens BE, Chapman J, Sallis JF, Kerr J, Glanz K, Couch SC, Learnihan V, Zhou C, Colburn T, Cain C. Objective assessment of obesogenic environments in youth: GIS methods and spatial findings from the Neighborhood Impact on Kids (NIK) Study. In Press, American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 2012.