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Research Output 1998 2019

  • 712 Citations
  • 16 h-Index
  • 65 Article
  • 2 Letter
  • 1 Comment/debate
2019

Accuracy of Parent-Measured and Parent-Estimated Heights and Weights in Determining Child Weight Status

Ohri-Vachaspati, P., Acciai, F., Delia, D., Lloyd, K. & Yedidia, M. J., Jan 1 2019, In : JAMA Pediatrics.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Weights and Measures

Community food environment moderates association between health care provider advice to lose weight and eating behaviors

Lorts, C., Adams, M., Tasevska, N., Tulloch, D., Yedidia, M., Hooker, S. P. & Ohri-Vachaspati, P., Sep 1 2019, In : Preventive Medicine Reports. 15, 100926.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Feeding Behavior
Health Personnel
Weights and Measures
Food
Beverages

Healthy food access in low-income high-minority communities: A longitudinal assessment—2009–2017

Ohri-Vachaspati, P., DeWeese, R., Acciai, F., Delia, D., Tulloch, D., Tong, D., Lorts, C. & Yedidia, M., Jul 1 2019, In : International journal of environmental research and public health. 16, 13, 2354.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Food
Censuses
Hispanic Americans
Pharmacies
Information Storage and Retrieval

Participation in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program and Dietary Behaviors: Role of Community Food Environment

Lorts, C., Tasevska, N., Adams, M., Yedidia, M. J., Tulloch, D., Hooker, S. P. & Ohri-Vachaspati, P., Jan 1 2019, In : Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Food Assistance
Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program
eating habits
foods
Food
1 Citation (Scopus)

School Food and Physical Activity Environment: A Longitudinal Analysis of Four School Districts in New Jersey

Acciai, F., Yedidia, M. J., DeWeese, R., Martinelli, S. & Ohri-Vachaspati, P., Jan 1 2019, In : Journal of Adolescent Health.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Exercise
Food
Lunch
Habits
Students
Lunch
Students
Observational Studies
Communication
2018

Demographic relationships to students' fruit and vegetable intake

Hurley, J. C., Bruening, M., Ohri-Vachaspati, P. & Adams, M., Nov 1 2018, In : American Journal of Health Behavior. 42, 6, p. 60-69 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

vegetables
Vegetables
Fruit
Lunch
Demography
1 Citation (Scopus)

Examining the Feasibility of Healthy Minimum Stocking Standards for Small Food Stores

Karpyn, A., DeWeese, R., Pelletier, J. E., Laska, M. N., Ohri-Vachaspati, P., Deahl-Greenlaw, A., Ughwanogho, O. & Jilcott Pitts, S. B., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program
food storage
staple foods
nut butters
interviews
2 Citations (Scopus)

Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Program and Requests for Fruits and Vegetables Outside School Settings

Ohri-Vachaspati, P., Dachenhaus, E., Gruner, J., Mollner, K., Hekler, E. B. & Todd, M., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

raw vegetables
raw fruit
Vegetables
Fruit
vegetables

Friendship as a social mechanism influencing body mass index (BMI) among emerging adults

Bruening, M., van Woerden, I., Schaefer, D. R., Hruschka, D., Slade, A., Whisner, C., Dunton, G. F., Todd, M., Ohri-Vachaspati, P. & Laska, M. N., Dec 1 2018, In : PLoS One. 13, 12, e0208894.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

interpersonal relationships
body mass index
Body Mass Index
Students
students
1 Citation (Scopus)

Impact of the 2010 us Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act on School Breakfast and Lunch participation rates between 2008 and 2015

Vaudrin, N., Lloyd, K., Yedidia, M. J., Todd, M. & Ohri-Vachaspati, P., Jan 1 2018, In : American Journal of Public Health. 108, 1, p. 84-86 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lunch
Hunger
Breakfast
Meals
Students
3 Citations (Scopus)

Patterns of food and physical activity environments related to children's food and activity behaviors: A latent class analysis

DeWeese, R., Ohri-Vachaspati, P., Adams, M., Kurka, J., Han, S. Y., Todd, M. & Yedidia, M. J., Jan 1 2018, In : Health and Place. 49, p. 19-29 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

physical activity
Exercise
food
Food
food consumption
1 Citation (Scopus)

Predicted Impact of the Food and Drug Administration’s Menu-Labeling Regulations on Restaurants in 4 New Jersey Cities

Gruner, J., DeWeese, R., Lorts, C., Yedidia, M. J. & Ohri-Vachaspati, P., Feb 1 2018, In : American Journal of Public Health. 108, 2, p. 234-240 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Restaurants
United States Food and Drug Administration
Odds Ratio
Geographic Mapping
Censuses

Predictors of Farmers' Market Shopping among People Receiving Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Benefits

Freedman, D. A., Lee, E., Ohri-Vachaspati, P., Trapl, E., Borawski, E., Bess, K. & Flocke, S., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : American Journal of Community Psychology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Food Assistance
nutrition
farmer
assistance
market

School-Level Practices and Perceptions Associated With Salad Bars in Schools

Bruening, M., Adams, M., Ohri-Vachaspati, P. & Hurley, J., Jun 1 2018, In : Journal of School Health. 88, 6, p. 416-422 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

school
nutrition
Lunch
manager
Food Services
3 Citations (Scopus)

Short-Form Audit Instrument for Assessing Corner Store Healthfulness

DeWeese, R., Todd, M., Karpyn, A., Yedidia, M. J., Kennedy, M., Bruening, M., Wharton, C. & Ohri-Vachaspati, P., Jan 1 2018, In : American Journal of Health Promotion. 32, 1, p. 224-232 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

audit
Vegetables
Patient Selection
Statistical Factor Analysis
nutrition
2 Citations (Scopus)

The Association among Emotions and Food Choices in First-Year College Students Using mobile-Ecological Momentary Assessments

Ashurst, J., Van Woerden, I., Dunton, G., Todd, M., Ohri-Vachaspati, P., Swan, P. & Bruening, M., May 2 2018, In : BMC Public Health. 18, 1, 573.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Emotions
Students
Food
Meat
Fast Foods
2017
3 Citations (Scopus)
Snacks
Costs and Cost Analysis
Fruit
Nutritive Value
Students
9 Citations (Scopus)

Farmers' Market Use Patterns Among Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Recipients With High Access to Farmers' Markets

Freedman, D. A., Flocke, S., Shon, E. J., Matlack, K., Trapl, E., Ohri-Vachaspati, P., Osborne, A. & Borawski, E., 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Food Assistance
Motivation
Food
Vegetables
Fruit
3 Citations (Scopus)

Prevalence and Implementation Practices of School Salad Bars Across Grade Levels

Bruening, M., Adams, M., Ohri-Vachaspati, P. & Hurley, J., Jan 1 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : American Journal of Health Promotion.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

school grade
school
food
nutrition
Food
2016

Authors' Response

Adams, M., Bruening, M., Ohri-Vachaspati, P. & Hurley, J. C., Jul 1 2016, In : Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. 116, 7, p. 1077-1078 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

8 Citations (Scopus)

BeWell24: development and process evaluation of a smartphone “app” to improve sleep, sedentary, and active behaviors in US Veterans with increased metabolic risk

Buman, M., Epstein, D., Gutierrez, M., Herb, C., Hollingshead, K., Huberty, J., Hekler, E. B., Vega-Lopez, S., Ohri-Vachaspati, P., Hekler, A. C. & Baldwin, C. M., Sep 1 2016, In : Translational Behavioral Medicine. 6, 3, p. 438-448 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Veterans
Sleep
Exercise
Life Style
Smartphone
1 Citation (Scopus)
Beverages
nationalities and ethnic groups
beverages
income
sugars
3 Citations (Scopus)
Health Personnel
Weight Loss
Poverty
Insurance Coverage
Health Insurance
7 Citations (Scopus)
Feeding Behavior
Health Personnel
Weights and Measures
Fruit
Snacks
5 Citations (Scopus)
Food Preferences
Food and Beverages
menu planning
Beverages
cross-sectional studies
7 Citations (Scopus)
Food Assistance
Food
United States Department of Agriculture
9 Citations (Scopus)

Improvements and disparities in types of foods and milk beverages offered in elementary school lunches, 2006-2007 to 2013-2014

Turner, L., Ohri-Vachaspati, P., Powell, L. & Chaloupka, F. J., Mar 1 2016, In : Preventing chronic disease. 13, 3, 150395.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Food and Beverages
Lunch
Milk
Solanum tuberosum
Hispanic Americans
22 Citations (Scopus)
salad bars
plate waste
school lunch
Lunch
vegetable consumption
7 Citations (Scopus)
Social Support
Weights and Measures
Exercise
Students
Weight Gain
6 Citations (Scopus)
salad bars
school lunch
Lunch
elementary schools
school meals
26 Citations (Scopus)

Systematic Review of Factors Influencing Farmers' Market Use Overall and among Low-Income Populations

Freedman, D. A., Vaudrin, N., Schneider, C., Trapl, E., Ohri-Vachaspati, P., Taggart, M., Ariel Cascio, M., Walsh, C. & Flocke, S., Jul 1 2016, In : Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. 116, 7, p. 1136-1155 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

farmers' markets
systematic review
Poverty
income
Vegetables
2015
16 Citations (Scopus)

Child-directed marketing inside and on the exterior of fast food restaurants

Ohri-Vachaspati, P., Isgor, Z., Rimkus, L., Powell, L. M., Barker, D. C. & Chaloupka, F. J., Jan 1 2015, In : American Journal of Preventive Medicine. 48, 1, p. 22-30 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fast Foods
Restaurants
Marketing
Meals
Play and Playthings
4 Citations (Scopus)

Development and reliability testing of a fast-food restaurant observation form

Rimkus, L., Ohri-Vachaspati, P., Powell, L. M., Zenk, S. N., Quinn, C. M., Barker, D. C., Pugach, O., Resnick, E. A. & Chaloupka, F. J., Sep 1 2015, In : American Journal of Health Promotion. 30, 1, p. 9-18 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fast Foods
Restaurants
Observation
food
Beverages
12 Citations (Scopus)

Disparities in the Availability and Price of Low-Fat and Higher-Fat Milk in US Food Stores by Community Characteristics

Rimkus, L., Isgor, Z., Ohri-Vachaspati, P., Zenk, S. N., Powell, L. M., Barker, D. C. & Chaloupka, F. J., Dec 1 2015, In : Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. 115, 12, p. 1975-1985 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

grocery stores
low fat milk
milk fat
Milk
Fats
21 Citations (Scopus)

Sociodemographic Disparities among Fast-Food Restaurant Customers Who Notice and Use Calorie Menu Labels

Green, J. E., Brown, A. G. & Ohri-Vachaspati, P., Jul 1 2015, In : Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. 115, 7, p. 1093-1101 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

fast food restaurants
Fast Foods
Restaurants
menu planning
Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act
1 Citation (Scopus)

The influence of parental nativity, neighborhood disadvantage and the built environment on physical activity behaviors in Latino youth

Echeverría, S. E., Ohri-Vachaspati, P. & Yedidia, M. J., Apr 1 2015, In : Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health. 17, 2, p. 519-526 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hispanic Americans
Exercise
Active Biological Transport
Parents
Geographic Mapping
2 Citations (Scopus)
Students
Weights and Measures
Obesity
Geographic Mapping
Multivariate Analysis
19 Citations (Scopus)
salad bars
Choice Behavior
Food Services
Food Preferences
health promotion
2014
4 Citations (Scopus)

A biobehavioral model of weight loss associated with meditative movement practice among breast cancer survivors

Larkey, L., Vega-Lopez, S., Keller, C., McClain, D., Ainsworth, B., Ohri-Vachaspati, P., Smith, L. & Jeong, M., 2014, In : Health Psychology Open. 1, 1

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Weight Gain
Survivors
Weight Loss
Breast Neoplasms
Weights and Measures
8 Citations (Scopus)

Associations between food environment around schools and professionally measured weight status for middle and high school students

Tang, X., Ohri-Vachaspati, P., Abbott, J., Aggarwal, R., Tulloch, D. L., Lloyd, K. & Yedidia, M. J., Dec 1 2014, In : Childhood Obesity. 10, 6, p. 511-517 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Students
Weights and Measures
Food
Restaurants
Geographic Mapping
38 Citations (Scopus)

Fast-food menu offerings vary in dietary quality, but are consistently poor

Kirkpatrick, S. I., Reedy, J., Kahle, L. L., Harris, J. L., Ohri-Vachaspati, P. & Krebs-Smith, S. M., 2014, In : Public Health Nutrition. 17, 4, p. 924-931 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fast Foods
Food Chain
Fruit
Sodium
Databases
15 Citations (Scopus)
Lunch
Nutritive Value
Meals
Students
Parents
42 Citations (Scopus)

Relative and absolute availability of healthier food and beverage alternatives across communities in the United States

Zenk, S. N., Powell, L. M., Rimkus, L., Isgor, Z., Barker, D. C., Ohri-Vachaspati, P. & Chaloupka, F., Nov 1 2014, In : American Journal of Public Health. 104, 11, p. 2170-2178 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Food and Beverages
Bread
Hispanic Americans
Food
Triticum
20 Citations (Scopus)

The relative contribution of layers of the Social Ecological Model to childhood obesity

Ohri-Vachaspati, P., DeLia, D., DeWeese, R., Crespo, N. C., Todd, M. & Yedidia, M. J., Nov 7 2014, In : Public Health Nutrition. 18, 11, p. 2055-2066 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pediatric Obesity
Weights and Measures
Parents
Logistic Models
Geographic Mapping
12 Citations (Scopus)
Vegetables
Fruit
Focus Groups
Reward
Food
2013
19 Citations (Scopus)

A closer examination of the relationship between children's weight status and the food and physical activity environment

Ohri-Vachaspati, P., Lloyd, K., DeLia, D., Tulloch, D. & Yedidia, M. J., Sep 2013, In : Preventive Medicine. 57, 3, p. 162-167 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Exercise
Weights and Measures
Food
Multivariate Analysis
Research
34 Citations (Scopus)

Development and reliability testing of a food store observation form

Rimkus, L., Powell, L. M., Zenk, S. N., Han, E., Ohri-Vachaspati, P., Pugach, O., Barker, D. C., Resnick, E. A., Quinn, C. M., Myllyluoma, J. & Chaloupka, F. J., Nov 2013, In : Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior. 45, 6, p. 540-548 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Observation
Food
Costs and Cost Analysis
Food and Beverages
Vegetables
2 Citations (Scopus)
United States Department of Agriculture
Lunch
Food
Nutrition Policy
Nutritionists