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TitleAdjunct Professor
InstitutionBaylor College of Medicine
DepartmentDepartment of Family and Community Medicine
DivisionFamily & Community Medicine
Address6100 S. Main St.
Rice University
Houston TX 77005
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    1. Diep CS, Baranowski T, Kimbro RT. Acculturation and weight change in Asian-American children: Evidence from the ECLS-K:2011. Prev Med. 2017 Mar 23. PMID: 28344119.
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    2. Kimbro RT, Sharp G, Denney JT. Home and away: Area socioeconomic disadvantage and obesity risk. Health Place. 2017 Mar; 44:94-102. PMID: 28214705.
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    3. Brewer M, Kimbro RT, Denney JT, Osiecki KM, Moffett B, Lopez K. Does neighborhood social and environmental context impact race/ethnic disparities in childhood asthma? Health Place. 2017 Feb 17; 44:86-93. PMID: 28219854.
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    4. Kranjac AW, Kimbro RT, Denney JT, Osiecki KM, Moffett BS, Lopez KN. Comprehensive Neighborhood Portraits and Child Asthma Disparities. Matern Child Health J. 2017 Feb 08. PMID: 28181157.
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    5. Denney JT, Kimbro RT, Heck K, Cubbin C. Social Cohesion and Food Insecurity: Insights from the Geographic Research on Wellbeing (GROW) Study. Matern Child Health J. 2017 Feb; 21(2):343-350. PMID: 27439421.
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    6. Chen TA, Baranowski T, Moreno JP, O'Connor TM, Hughes SO, Baranowski J, Woehler D, Kimbro RT, Johnston CA. Obesity status trajectory groups among elementary school children. BMC Public Health. 2016; 16:526. PMID: 27387030; PMCID: PMC4936201.
    7. Kimbro RT, Kaul B. Physical Activity Disparities Between US-born and Immigrant Children by Maternal Region of Origin. J Immigr Minor Health. 2016 Apr; 18(2):308-17. PMID: 25750136.
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    8. Sharp G, Denney JT, Kimbro RT. Multiple contexts of exposure: Activity spaces, residential neighborhoods, and self-rated health. Soc Sci Med. 2015 Dec; 146:204-13. PMID: 26519605.
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    9. Chen TA, Baranowski T, Moreno JP, O'Connor TM, Hughes SO, Baranowski J, Woehler D, Kimbro RT, Johnston CA. Obesity status transitions across the elementary years: use of Markov chain modelling. Pediatr Obes. 2016 Apr; 11(2):88-94. PMID: 25854860.
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    10. Taylor WC, Kimbro RT, Evans-Hudnall G, Haughton McNeill L, Barnes AS. Sedentary behavior, body mass index, and weight loss maintenance among African American women. Ethn Dis. 2015; 25(1):38-45. PMID: 25812250.
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    11. Brewer M, Kimbro RT. Neighborhood context and immigrant children's physical activity. Soc Sci Med. 2014 Sep; 116:1-9. PMID: 24963898.
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    12. Hernandez DC, Kimbro RT. The association between acculturation and health insurance coverage for immigrant children from socioeconomically disadvantaged regions of origin. J Immigr Minor Health. 2013 Jun; 15(3):453-61. PMID: 22610692; PMCID: PMC4472450.
    13. Kimbro RT, Denney JT. Neighborhood context and racial/ethnic differences in young children's obesity: structural barriers to interventions. Soc Sci Med. 2013 Oct; 95:97-105. PMID: 23089614.
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    14. Barnes AS, Kimbro RT. Descriptive study of educated African American women successful at weight-loss maintenance through lifestyle changes. J Gen Intern Med. 2012 Oct; 27(10):1272-9. PMID: 22539067; PMCID: PMC3445685.
    15. Schachter A, Kimbro RT, Gorman BK. Language proficiency and health status: are bilingual immigrants healthier? J Health Soc Behav. 2012 Mar; 53(1):124-45. PMID: 22382721.
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    16. Kimbro RT, Brooks-Gunn J, McLanahan S. Young children in urban areas: links among neighborhood characteristics, weight status, outdoor play, and television watching. Soc Sci Med. 2011 Mar; 72(5):668-76. PMID: 21324574; PMCID: PMC3058513.
    17. Kimbro RT, Bzostek S, Goldman N, Rodríguez G. Race, ethnicity, and the education gradient in health. Health Aff (Millwood). 2008 Mar-Apr; 27(2):361-72. PMID: 18332490.
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    18. Kimbro RT, Brooks-Gunn J, McLanahan S. Racial and ethnic differentials in overweight and obesity among 3-year-old children. Am J Public Health. 2007 Feb; 97(2):298-305. PMID: 17194857; PMCID: PMC1781385.
    19. Goldman N, Kimbro RT, Turra CM, Pebley AR. Socioeconomic gradients in health for white and Mexican-origin populations. Am J Public Health. 2006 Dec; 96(12):2186-93. PMID: 17077396; PMCID: PMC1698173.
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