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Education/Academic qualification

PHD, University of Connecticut-Stoors

… → 2002

MS, University of Connecticut-Stoors

… → 2000

BS, University of La Salle

… → 1997

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Research Output 1997 2019

  • 1429 Citations
  • 19 h-Index
  • 58 Article
  • 1 Comment/debate
  • 1 Review article

Effects of a lifestyle intervention on markers of cardiometabolic risk and oxidized lipoproteins among obese adolescents with prediabetes

Rentería-Mexía, A., Vega-Lopez, S., Olson, M. L., Swan, P., Lee, C., Williams, A. N. & Shaibi, G., Mar 1 2019, In : Public Health Nutrition. 22, 4, p. 706-713 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Prediabetic State
Hispanic Americans
Life Style

Food insecure college students and objective measurements of their unused meal plans

Van Woerden, I., Hruschka, D., Vega-Lopez, S., Schaefer, D. R., Adams, M. & Bruening, M., Apr 1 2019, In : Nutrients. 11, 4, 904.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
college students
food security

High Prevalence of Undiagnosed Hyperglycemia in Low-Income Overweight and Obese Hispanic Women in Oregon

Lindberg, N. M., Vega-Lopez, S., LeBlanc, E. S., Leo, M. C., Stevens, V. J., Gille, S., Arias-Gastélum, M., Shuster, E., Meenan, R., Vaughn, K. A., Shaw, M. C. & Turner, A., Jan 1 2019, In : Journal of Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Prediabetic State
Hispanic Americans
chronic illness
low income
1 Citation (Scopus)
Risk Reduction Behavior
African Americans
Randomized Controlled Trials

Association of added sugar intake and caries-related experiences among individuals of Mexican origin

Vega-Lopez, S., Lindberg, N. M., Eckert, G. J., Nicholson, E. L. & Maupomé, G., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Community Dentistry and Oral Epidemiology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle


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