Rachel Johnson Thornton

Associate Professor

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African Americans Medicine & Life Sciences
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Obesity Medicine & Life Sciences
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Hispanic Americans Medicine & Life Sciences

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Research Output 2001 2019

A community-based system dynamics approach suggests solutions for improving healthy food access in a low-income urban environment

Mui, Y., Ballard, E., Lopatin, E., Thornton, R. L. J., Pollack Porter, K. M. & Gittelsohn, J., May 1 2019, In : PloS one. 14, 5, e0216985.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
crime
Dynamical systems
income
Food
food storage

Bridging the Housing and Health Policy Divide: Lessons in Community Development From Memphis and Baltimore

Stacy, C. P., Schilling, J., Gourevitch, R., Lowy, J., Meixell, B. & Thornton, R. J., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Housing Policy Debate.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

health policy
housing policy
community development
public health
health impact

Do Neighborhoods Matter? A Systematic Review of Modifiable Risk Factors for Obesity among Low Socio-Economic Status Black and Hispanic Children

Johnson, K. A., Showell, N. N., Flessa, S., Janssen, M., Reid, N., Cheskin, L. J. & Thornton, R. J., Feb 1 2019, In : Childhood Obesity. 15, 2, p. 71-86 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Hispanic Americans
Obesity
Economics
Social Class
Population
Open Access
Social Support
African Americans
Blood Pressure
Health Behavior
Disease Management

Systematic Review of Natural Experiments for Childhood Obesity Prevention and Control

Bramante, C. T., Thornton, R. J., Bennett, W., Zhang, A., Wilson, R., Bass, E. B. & Tseng, E., Jan 1 2019, In : American Journal of Preventive Medicine. 56, 1, p. 147-158 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Pediatric Obesity
Food and Beverages
Population Control
Public Policy
PubMed