New Findings from the National Survey of Children's Health
Wednesday, February 14, 2007, 2:00-3:00 p.m. ET
Overview | Presenter Information | Agenda | Resources | Archive
"Sleepless in America: Inadequate Sleep and Relationship to Health and Well-Being of Our Nation’s Children", Arlene Smaldone D.N.Sc., CPNP, CDE, Judy C. Honig, DrNP, RN, EdD, CPNP, and Mary W. Byrne, PhD, MPH, FAAN
"Prevalence of Violent Disagreements in US Families: Residence, Race/Ethnicity, and Parental Stress", Charity Moore, Ph.D., M.S.P.H., Janice C. Probst, PhD, Mark Tompkins, PhD, Steven Cuffe, MD, and Amy B. Martin, DrPH
''A Multilevel Study of the Association between Economic and Social Context, Stage of Adolescence, and Physical Activity and BMI", Caroline McKay, Ph.D., Bethany A. Bell-Ellison, M.P.H., Kirsten Wallace, M.A., M.S.P.H., and John M. Ferron, Ph.D.
"The 2003 National Survey of Children's Health", Michael Kogan, Ph.D.
General Program Information
Links to Pediatric Articles
Resources for “Sleepless in America and Relationship to Health and Well-Being of Our Nation’s Children” (Arlene Smaldone's Presentation)
Resources for “A Multilevel Study of the Association between Economic and Social Context, Stage of Adolescence, and Physical Activity and BMI” (Caroline Mae McKay's Presentation)
- Conceptual Background
- Kawachi I, Berkman LF. Social cohesion, social capital, and health. In Berkman LF, Kawachi I, eds. Social Epidemiology. New York: Oxford University Press; 2000:174–190.
- Link BG, Phelan J. Social conditions as fundamental causes of disease. Journal of Health and Social Behavior. 1995;Extra Issue:80–94.
- Rose G. The Strategy of Preventive Medicine. Oxford: Oxford University Press; 1992.
- Taylor SE, Repetti RL, Seeman T. Health psychology: what is an unhealthy environment and how does it get under the skin? Annual Review of Psychology. 1997;48:411–447.
- Adolescent Health
- Lee RE, Cubbin C. Neighborhood context and youth cardiovascular health behaviors. Am J Public Health. 2002;92:428-436.
- Lowry R, Kann L, Collins JL, Kolbe LJ. The effect of socioeconomic status on chronic disease risk behaviors among US adolescents. JAMA. 1996;276:792–797.
- Pittman KP, Haymann LL. Determinants of risk for cardiovascular disease during school-age/adolescent transition. Progress in Cardiovascular Nursing. 1997;12:12–22.
- U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Physical Activity and Health: A Report of the Surgeon General. 1996. Available at: http://www.cdc.gov/nccdphp/sgr/adoles.htm. Accessed January 29, 2007.
- Contextual Influences on Health
- Backett KC, Davidson C. Lifecourse and lifestyle: the social and cultural location of health behaviors. Social Science & Medicine. 1995;40:629–638.
- Cubbin C, Hadden WC, Winkleby MA. Neighborhood context and cardiovascular disease risk factors: the contribution of material deprivation. Ethnicity & Disease. 2001;11:687–700.
- Kim D, Subramanian SV, Gortmaker SL, Kawachi I. US state- and county-level social capital in relation to obesity and physical inactivity: a multilevel, multivariate analysis. Social Science & Medicine. 2006; in press.
- Lindstrom M, Hanson BS, Ostergren PO. Socioeconomic difference in leisure-time physical activity: the role of social participation and social capital in shaping health related behaviour. Social Science & Medicine. 2001;52:441–451.
- Macintyre S, Ellaway A. Ecological approaches: rediscovering the role of the physical and social environment. In Berkman LF, Kawachi I, eds. Social Epidemiology. New York: Oxford University Press; 2000:332–348.
- Sorensen G, Emmons K, Hunt MK, Barbeau E, Goldman R, Peterson K, Kuntz K, Stoddard A, Berkman L. Model for incorporating social context in health behavior interventions: applications for cancer prevention for working-class, multiethnic populations. Preventive Medicine. 2003;37:188–197.
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