Publications by authors named "Yvonne L Michael"

85Publications

Everyday Walking Among Older Adults and the Neighborhood Built Environment: A Comparison Between Two Cities in North America.

Front Public Health 2020 22;8:564533. Epub 2020 Dec 22.

Department of Gerontology, Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, BC, Canada.

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December 2020

Occupations Associated with Poor Cardiovascular Health in Women: The Women's Health Initiative Observational Study.

J Occup Environ Med 2021 Jan 6;Publish Ahead of Print. Epub 2021 Jan 6.

Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Dornsife School of Public Health, Drexel University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (Nriagu, Ako, Wang, Michael), Department of Environmental and Occupational Health, Dornsife School of Public Health, Drexel University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (Roos), Department of Epidemiology, University of Iowa College of Public Health, Iowa City, Iowa (Wallace), Department of Family Medicine and Public Health University of California, San Diego, La Jolla (Allison), Texas A&M AgriLife Research, Texas A&M University System (Seguin).

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January 2021

Primary Care Accessibility Effects on Health Care Utilization Among Urban Children.

Acad Pediatr 2020 08 31;20(6):871-878. Epub 2020 May 31.

Applied Clinical Research Center, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (M Maltenfort and CB Forrest), Philadelphia, Pa.

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August 2020

Postmenopausal Breast Cancer and Physical Function Change: A Difference-in-Differences Analysis.

J Am Geriatr Soc 2020 May 24;68(5):1029-1036. Epub 2020 Jan 24.

Department of Medical Oncology and Therapeutics Research, City of Hope National Medical Center, Duarte, California.

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May 2020

Health and Health-Related Resources in Newly Designated Federally Qualified Opportunity Zones: United States, 2012-2016.

Am J Public Health 2020 03 16;110(3):407-415. Epub 2020 Jan 16.

Jana A. Hirsch, Yuzhe Zhao, Usama Bilal, and Yvonne L. Michael are with the Urban Health Collaborative, Dornsife School of Public Health, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA. Jana A. Hirsch, Usama Bilal, and Yvonne L. Michael are also with Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Dornsife School of Public Health. Kathryn M. Neckerman is with the Columbia Population Research Center, Columbia University, New York, NY.

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March 2020

Shifts in Women's Paid Employment Participation During the World War II Era and Later Life Health.

J Adolesc Health 2020 Jan;66(1S):S42-S50

Stanford University School of Medicine, Center for Population Health Sciences, Palo Alto, California; Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California.

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January 2020

Changes in physical activity after building a greenway in a disadvantaged urban community: A natural experiment.

Prev Med Rep 2019 Sep 2;15:100941. Epub 2019 Jul 2.

Urban Health Collaborative, Drexel University School of Public Health, United States of America.

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September 2019

Spatial accessibility to pediatric primary care in Philadelphia: an area-level cross sectional analysis.

Int J Equity Health 2019 05 24;18(1):76. Epub 2019 May 24.

Applied Clinical Research Center, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, 3401 Civic Center Blvd, Philadelphia, PA, 19104, USA.

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May 2019

Occupational Physical Activity and Coronary Heart Disease in Women's Health Initiative Observational Study.

J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 2019 11;74(12):1952-1958

Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Dornsife School of Public Health, Drexel University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

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November 2019

Interventions to Prevent Falls in Older Adults: Updated Evidence Report and Systematic Review for the US Preventive Services Task Force.

JAMA 2018 04;319(16):1705-1716

Kaiser Permanente Research Affiliates Evidence-based Practice Center, Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente, Portland, Oregon.

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April 2018

Longitudinal Associations of Local Cigarette Prices and Smoking Bans with Smoking Behavior in the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis.

Epidemiology 2017 11;28(6):863-871

From the aSchool of Public Health, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA; bSchool of Economics, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA; cSchool of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY; and dSchool of Public Health, University of Washington, Seattle, WA.

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November 2017

Cross-sectional and longitudinal associations of neighbourhood social environment and smoking behaviour: the multiethnic study of atherosclerosis.

J Epidemiol Community Health 2017 04 24;71(4):396-403. Epub 2016 Nov 24.

Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Drexel University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.

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April 2017

Midlife Occupational Physical Activity and Risk of Disability Later in Life: National Health and Aging Trends Study.

J Am Geriatr Soc 2016 05 5;64(5):1120-7. Epub 2016 May 5.

Department of Epidemiology, College of Public Health, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa.

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May 2016

Using an epiphytic moss to identify previously unknown sources of atmospheric cadmium pollution.

Sci Total Environ 2016 07 5;559:84-93. Epub 2016 Apr 5.

USDA Forest Service, PNW Research Station, 3200 SW Jefferson Way, Corvallis, OR 97331, USA. Electronic address:

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July 2016

Is tree loss associated with cardiovascular-disease risk in the Women's Health Initiative? A natural experiment.

Health Place 2015 Nov 1;36:1-7. Epub 2015 Sep 1.

University of North Carolina, Gillings School of Global Public Health, Chapel Hill, NC, USA.

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November 2015

Postpartum Engagement in HIV Care: An Important Predictor of Long-term Retention in Care and Viral Suppression.

Clin Infect Dis 2015 Dec 11;61(12):1880-7. Epub 2015 Aug 11.

Division of Infectious Diseases and HIV Medicine, Drexel University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

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December 2015

Occupational physical demand and risk of hip fracture in older women.

Occup Environ Med 2015 Aug 20;72(8):567-72. Epub 2015 May 20.

Department of Epidemiology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, USA.

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August 2015

Neighborhood social capital and achieved mobility of older adults.

J Aging Health 2014 Dec;26(8):1301-19

Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA, USA.

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December 2014

Aging and place--neighborhoods and health in a world growing older.

J Aging Health 2014 Dec;26(8):1251-60

University of California, San Francisco, Departments of Medicine and Epidemiology & Biostatistics, San Francisco, CA USA.

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December 2014

Caregiving frequency and physical function: the Women's Health Initiative.

J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 2015 Feb 24;70(2):210-5. Epub 2014 Jul 24.

Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Drexel University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

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February 2015

Vitamin D levels and menopause-related symptoms.

Menopause 2014 Nov;21(11):1197-203

From the 1Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente Northwest, Portland, OR; 2Quantitative Sciences Unit, Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA; 3University of Buffalo, Buffalo, NY; 4Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA; 5Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA; 6Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Drexel University School of Public Health, Philadelphia, PA; 7Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA; 8University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN; 9Division of Preventive Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA; 10Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN; 11University of Miami, Miami, FL; 12Biobehavioral Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, WA; and 13Stanford Prevention Research Center, Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA.

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November 2014

Does change in the neighborhood environment prevent obesity in older women?

Soc Sci Med 2014 Feb 2;102:129-37. Epub 2013 Dec 2.

Kaiser Permanente Northwest Center for Health Research, Portland, OR, USA. Electronic address:

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February 2014

Beyond crosswalks: reliability of exposure assessment following automated coding of free-text job descriptions for occupational epidemiology.

Ann Occup Hyg 2014 May 6;58(4):482-92. Epub 2014 Feb 6.

1. Department of Environmental and Occupational Health, School of Public Health, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA, USA.

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May 2014

The association between neighborhood social capital and cancer screening.

Am J Health Behav 2013 Sep;37(5):683-92

Division of Population Science, Department of Medical Oncology, Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA, USA.

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September 2013

Perceived barriers, resources, and training needs of rural primary care providers relevant to the management of childhood obesity.

J Rural Health 2013 Aug 22;29 Suppl 1:s17-24. Epub 2013 Feb 22.

Oregon Health & Science University, School of Nursing-La Grande Campus, La Grande, OR 97850, USA.

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August 2013

Neighborhood amenities and mobility in older adults.

Am J Epidemiol 2013 Sep 10;178(5):761-9. Epub 2013 May 10.

Center for Aging and Population Health, Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA.

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September 2013

Using inpatient hospital discharge data to monitor patient safety events.

J Healthc Risk Manag 2013 ;32(4):26-33

Department of Environmental and Occupational Health, Drexel University School of Public Health.

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January 2014

Mobility, disability, and social engagement in older adults.

J Aging Health 2013 Jun 2;25(4):617-37. Epub 2013 Apr 2.

Center for Aging and Population Health, Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA.

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June 2013

Built environment and change in body mass index in older women.

Health Place 2013 Jul 16;22:7-10. Epub 2013 Feb 16.

Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Drexel University School of Public Health, 1505 Race Street, MS 1033, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA.

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July 2013

Geriatric syndromes and incident disability in older women: results from the women's health initiative observational study.

J Am Geriatr Soc 2013 Mar 1;61(3):371-9. Epub 2013 Mar 1.

Department of Epidemiology, Center for Aging and Population Health, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA.

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March 2013

The relationship between trees and human health: evidence from the spread of the emerald ash borer.

Am J Prev Med 2013 Feb;44(2):139-45

Pacific Northwest Research Station, U.S. Department of Agriculture Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Research Station, Portland, Oregon, USA.

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February 2013

Built environment and its influences on walking among older women: use of standardized geographic units to define urban forms.

J Environ Public Health 2012 22;2012:203141. Epub 2012 Aug 22.

Population Research Center and Institute of Metropolitan Studies, Portland State University, P.O. Box 751, Portland, OR 97207, USA.

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December 2012

Vitamin D supplementation and depression in the women's health initiative calcium and vitamin D trial.

Am J Epidemiol 2012 Jul 9;176(1):1-13. Epub 2012 May 9.

Division of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts, 409 Arnold House, 715 North Pleasant Street, Amherst, MA 01003-9304, USA.

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July 2012

A photovoice documentation of the role of neighborhood physical and social environments in older adults' physical activity in two metropolitan areas in North America.

Soc Sci Med 2012 Apr 8;74(8):1180-92. Epub 2012 Feb 8.

Department of Gerontology, Simon Fraser University, 2800-515 W. Hastings St., Vancouver, BC V6B 5K3, Canada.

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April 2012

Environmental influences on children's physical activity and eating habits in a rural Oregon County.

Am J Health Promot 2011 Nov-Dec;26(2):e74-85

Oregon Health & Science University, Schoolof Nursing–La Grande Campus, La Grande, USA.

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February 2012

Serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D and physical performance in postmenopausal women.

J Womens Health (Larchmt) 2011 Nov 16;20(11):1603-8. Epub 2011 Sep 16.

Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Drexel University, 1505 Race Street, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA.

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November 2011

The urban built environment and mobility in older adults: a comprehensive review.

J Aging Res 2011 30;2011:816106. Epub 2011 Jun 30.

Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Drexel University School of Public Health, 1505 Race Street, Mail Stop 1033, Bellet 6th Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA.

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November 2011

Photovoice engages rural youth in childhood obesity prevention.

Public Health Nurs 2011 Mar-Apr;28(2):186-92. Epub 2010 Oct 18.

School of Nursing, Oregon Health & Science University, One University Blvd,. La Grande, OR 97850, USA.

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September 2011

Built environment and lower extremity physical performance: prospective findings from the study of osteoporotic fractures in women.

J Aging Health 2011 Dec 1;23(8):1246-62. Epub 2011 Jul 1.

Drexel University School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Philadelphia, PA19102, USA.

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December 2011

Physical activity and body mass: changes in younger versus older postmenopausal women.

Med Sci Sports Exerc 2012 Jan;44(1):89-97

Stanford Prevention Research Center, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305-5411, USA.

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January 2012

Combined impact of geriatric syndromes and cardiometabolic diseases on measures of functional impairment.

J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 2011 Mar 11;66(3):349-54. Epub 2011 Feb 11.

Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Drexel University, 1505 Race Street, Mail Stop 1033, Bellet 6th Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA.

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March 2011

Evaluation of a community-based, service-oriented social medicine residency curriculum.

Prog Community Health Partnersh 2011 ;5(4):433-42

Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Drexel University School of Public Health, USA.

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June 2012

Primary care-relevant interventions to prevent falling in older adults: a systematic evidence review for the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force.

Ann Intern Med 2010 Dec;153(12):815-25

Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Drexel University School of Public Health, 1505 Race Street, 6th Floor, MS 1033, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA.

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December 2010

Reconsidering the approach to prevention recommendations for older adults.

Ann Intern Med 2010 Dec;153(12):809-14

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Adult Development, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA.

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December 2010

Urban trees and the risk of poor birth outcomes.

Health Place 2011 Jan 18;17(1):390-3. Epub 2010 Nov 18.

USDA Forest Service, PNW Research Station, Portland, OR 97205, USA.

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January 2011

Aging with a disability: a systematic review of cardiovascular disease and osteoporosis among women aging with a physical disability.

Maturitas 2011 Jan 13;68(1):65-72. Epub 2010 Nov 13.

Drexel University School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA.

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January 2011

Health disparities between women with and without disabilities: a review of the research.

Soc Work Public Health 2010 May;25(3):368-86

Department Psychiatry, Columbia University, and New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, New York 10032, USA.

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May 2010

Correlations between endoscopy score and quality of life changes after sinus surgery.

Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2010 Apr;136(4):340-6

Oregon Sinus Center, Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, 97239, USA.

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April 2010

Physical activity resources and changes in walking in a cohort of older men.

Am J Public Health 2010 Apr 18;100(4):654-60. Epub 2010 Feb 18.

Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Drexel University School of Public Health, Philadelphia, PA 19102-1192, USA.

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April 2010

Neighborhood environment in studies of health of older adults: a systematic review.

Am J Prev Med 2009 Nov;37(5):455-63

Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143-0856, USA.

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November 2009

Analysis of Individual Social-ecological Mediators and Moderators and Their Ability to Explain Effect of a Randomized Neighborhood Walking Intervention.

Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 2009 Jul 30;6:49. Epub 2009 Jul 30.

Department of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, 3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Road, Portland, Oregon 97239-3098, USA.

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July 2009

Influence of stressors on breast cancer incidence in the Women's Health Initiative.

Health Psychol 2009 Mar;28(2):137-46

Department of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239-3098, USA.

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March 2009

Invited commentary: built environment and obesity among older adults--can neighborhood-level policy interventions make a difference?

Am J Epidemiol 2009 Feb 19;169(4):409-12; discussion 413-4. Epub 2009 Jan 19.

Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente Northwest, Portland, Oregon, USA.

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February 2009

Revising the senior walking environmental assessment tool.

Prev Med 2009 Mar 24;48(3):247-9. Epub 2008 Dec 24.

Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon, USA.

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March 2009

The relation between neighborhood built environment and walking activity among older adults.

Am J Epidemiol 2008 Aug 20;168(4):461-8. Epub 2008 Jun 20.

School of Nursing, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR, USA.

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August 2008

Effects of depression on quality of life improvement after endoscopic sinus surgery.

Laryngoscope 2008 Mar;118(3):528-34

Division of Rhinology and Sinus Surgery, Oregon Sinus Center, Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Portland, OR 97239, USA.

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March 2008

Findings from a community-based participatory prevention research intervention designed to increase social capital in Latino and African American communities.

J Immigr Minor Health 2008 Jun;10(3):281-9

Department of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239-3098, USA.

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June 2008

Physical activity and the risk of dementia in oldest old.

J Aging Health 2007 Apr;19(2):242-59

Department of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, 3181 S.W. Sam Jackson Park Rd. Campus Services Building 669, Mail Code CB-669, Portland, Oregon 97201-3098, USA.

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April 2007

Expression and ambivalence over expression of negative emotion: cross-sectional associations with psychosocial factors and health-related quality of life in postmenopausal women.

J Women Aging 2006 ;18(2):25-40

Department of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, 3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Road, CB 669, Portland, OR 97239-3098, USA.

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November 2006

Developing a reliable Senior Walking Environmental Assessment Tool.

Am J Prev Med 2005 Oct;29(3):215-7

Oregon Health and Science University, Department of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Portland, 97239, USA.

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October 2005

Neighborhood design and active aging.

Health Place 2006 Dec 12;12(4):734-40. Epub 2005 Sep 12.

Department of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, 3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Rd, CB 669, Portland, OR 97239-3098, USA.

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December 2006

Expression and ambivalence over expression of negative emotion:psychometric analysis in the Women's Health Initiative.

J Women Aging 2005 ;17(1-2):5-18

Department of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239-3098, USA.

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August 2005

Poder es Salud/Power for Health: an application of the community health worker model in Portland, Oregon.

J Interprof Care 2004 Nov;18(4):445-7

School of Community Health, Portland, Oregon 97207-0751, USA.

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November 2004

Building on leadership and social capital to create change in 2 urban communities.

Am J Public Health 2005 Apr;95(4):596-601

School of Community Health, Portland State University, PO Box 751, Portland, OR 97207-0751, USA.

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April 2005

Concepts guiding the study of the impact of the built environment on physical activity for older adults: a review of the literature.

Am J Health Promot 2004 Jul-Aug;18(6):435-43

Department of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon, USA.

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August 2004

Social networks and health-related quality of life in breast cancer survivors: a prospective study.

J Psychosom Res 2002 May;52(5):285-93

School of Community Health, College of Urban and Public Affairs, Portland State University, PO Box 751, OR 97207, USA.

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May 2002