Publications

| Archana J. McEligot, Ph.D. | Shari McMahan, Ph.D., MS, CHES | Michele Mouttapa, Ph.D. | Daniela Rubin, Ph.D. |
| Elaine Rutkowski, Ph.D. RN, CNS | Clay Sherman Ph.D. | Jie Wu Weiss, Ph.D. | Lenny Wiersma Ph.D. |
| Books/Monographs |

Archana J. McEligot, Ph.D.

McEligot, A., Mouttapa M., Ziogas A., & Anton-Culver H.  (2009). Diet and predictors of  dietary intakes in women with family history of breast and/or ovarian cancer.  Cancer Epidemiology, 33:419-23.

Shari McMahan, Ph.D., MS, CHES

Guzman, E. & McMahan, S. (2007). Breastfeeding as a primary diabetes prevention strategy among low-income Latina women. Californian Journal of Health Promotion, 5,1-11.

Moczulski, V., McMahan, S., Weiss, J., Beam, W., & Chandler, L. (2007). Commuting behaviors, obesity risk, and the built environment. American Journal of Health Studies, 22, 26-32.

Ng, T., McMahan, S., Tanjasiri, S., Beam, W., & Mouttapa, M. (2009). Comparison of Body Mass Index (BMI) categories based on Asian and Universal Standards and Language Spoken at Home Among Asian American University Students. American Journal of Health Education, 40, 37-44

Singh, S. & McMahan, S. (2006). An evaluation of the relationship between academic performance and physical fitness measures in California schools. Californian Journal of Health Promotion, 4, 207-214.

Michele Mouttapa, Ph.D.

McEligot, A., Mouttapa M., Ziogas A., & Anton-Culver H.  (2009). Diet and predictors of  dietary intakes in women with family history of breast and/or ovarian cancer.  Cancer Epidemiology, 33:419-23.

Mouttapa, M., Weiss, J ., & Hermann, M. (2008).  Is Image Everything?  The Role of Self-Image in the Relationship between Family Functioning and Substance Use among Hispanic Adolescents.  Substance Use and Misuse, 44.

Ng, T., McMahan, S., Tanjasiri, S., Beam, W., & Mouttapa, M. (2009). Comparison of Body Mass Index (BMI) categories based on Asian and Universal Standards and Language Spoken at Home Among Asian American University Students. American Journal of Health Education, 40, 37-44

Ora, A. G., Mouttapa, M., Weiss, J., & Weissmuller, P. (2008). Food Security and Homelessness in the City of Anaheim. Californian Journal of Health Promotion.

Daniela Rubin, Ph.D.

Bowles, J., Hales, D., Tate, D., Rubin D., Benjamin, S., & Ward, D. (2008). Physical activity environment in child care centers: relationships to physical activity behavior. American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 34:23-29

Rubin, D., McMurray, R., Harrell, J., Thorpe, D., & Hackney, A. (2008) Vigorous physical activity and cytokines in adolescents. European Journal of Applied Physiology, 103:495-500

Rubin, D., McMurray, R., Harrell J., Hackney, A., Thorpe, D., & Haqq,A. (2008). The association between insulin resistance and cytokines in adolescents: the role of weight status and exercise Metabolism: Clinical and Experimental. 57:683-690.

Rubin, D., McMurray, R., & Harrell, J. (2008). Insulin and weight status in adolescents: independent effects of intensity of physical activity and peak aerobic power. Pediatric Exercise Science. 20:29-39.

Wiersma, L., & Rubin, D. (2008). The development and effectiveness of Active Kids: A park-based after-school physical activity intervention for Hispanic youth. Paper submitted to the Journal of Physical Activity and Health, September 12, 2008.

Elaine Rutkowski, Ph.D. RN, CNS

James, K., Connelly, C., Rutkowski, E., McPherson, D., Garcia, L., Mareno, N., & Zirkle, D.,  (2008). Family-based Weight Management with Latino Mothers and Children.  Journal f   or Specialists in Pediatric Nursing (JSPN), 30(30), 1-14.

Clay Sherman Ph.D.

Sherman, C. (2008). Training Elementary School Classroom Teachers to Lead Developmentally Appropriate Physical Education. Journal of Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance, 79(9), 33-39.

Wiersma, L., & Sherman, C. (2008). The responsible use of youth fitness testing to enhance student motivation, enjoyment, and performance. [A psychological perspective] Measurement in Physical Education and Exercise Science, 12, 167-183. (invited article in Special Issue)

Wiersma, L., & Sherman, C. (2008). The responsible use of youth fitness testing to enhance student motivation, enjoyment, and performance. Measurement in Physical Education and Exercise Science, 12, 167-183.

Jie Wu Weiss, Ph.D. 

Moczulski, V., McMahan, S., Weiss, J., Beam, W., & Chandler, L. (2007). Commuting behaviors, obesity risk, and the built environment. American Journal of Health Studies, 22, 26-32.

Mouttapa, M., Weiss, J ., & Hermann, M. (2008).  Is Image Everything?  The Role of Self-Image in the Relationship between Family Functioning and Substance Use among Hispanic Adolescents.  Substance Use and Misuse, 44.

Ora, A. G., Mouttapa, M., Weiss, J., & Weissmuller, P. (2008). Food Security and Homelessness in the City of Anaheim. Californian Journal of Health Promotion.

Weiss, J., Merrill, V., & Gritz, E., (2007). Ethnic variation in the association between weight concern and adolescent smoking.  Addictive Behaviors, 32, 2311-2316.

Weiss, J., Garbanati, J., Tanjasiri, S., & Palmer, P. (2006). Effects of family functioning and self-image on adolescent smoking initiation among Asian American subgroups. Journal of Adolescent Health, 39,221-228.

Lenny Wiersma Ph.D.

Rowe, D., Raedeke, T. D., Wiersma, L., & Mahar, M. (2007). Investigating the youth physical activity promotion model: Internal structural and external validity evidence for a potential measurement model. Pediatric Exercise Science, 19, 420-435.

Wiersma, L., & Fifer, A. (2008). ‘The schedule has been tough but we think it’s worth it’:The joys, challenges, and perspectives of youth sport parents. Journal of Leisure Research, 40(4), 505-530.

Wiersma, L., & Rubin, D. (2008). The development and effectiveness of Active Kids: A park-based after-school physical activity intervention for Hispanic youth. Paper submitted to the Journal of Physical Activity and Health, September 12, 2008.

Wiersma, L., & Sherman, C. (2008). The responsible use of youth fitness testing to enhance student motivation, enjoyment, and performance. [A psychological perspective] Measurement in Physical Education and Exercise Science, 12, 167-183. (invited article in Special Issue)

Wiersma, L., & Sherman, C. (2008). The responsible use of youth fitness testing to enhance student motivation, enjoyment, and performance. Measurement in Physical Education and Exercise Science, 12, 167-183.

BOOKS/MONOGRAPHS

Altamirano, W., Weiss J., Gomel, J., & McMahan, S. (2008). A Mother's Decision Making Process: When Feeding Their Preschool Age Child. VDM Verlag Dr. Müller Aktiengesellschaft & Co. KG, Dudweiler Landstr. 125 a, 66123 Saarbrücken, Germany.

Altamirano, W., Weiss J., Gomel, J., & McMahan, S. (2009). Feeding pre-school age children; a mother's decision making study. VDM Verlag Dr. Müller Aktiengesellschaft & Co. KG, Dudweiler Landstr. 125 a, 66123 Saarbrücken, Germany.  

 

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