Barbara A. Dennison
School of Public Health, SUNY
Director, Bureau of Health Risk Reduction
NYS Department of Health
150 Broadway 3 West
Albany, New York 12204
- M. D. - University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI
Pediatric Aspects of Cardiovascular Disease Prevention
Epidemiology and Prevention Obesity
Epidemiology and Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease
Dennison BA, Straus JH, Mellits ED, Charney E. Childhood
physical fitness tests: a predictor of adult physical
activity levels? Pediatrics 1988; 82:324-330.
Dennison BA, Kikuchi DA, Srinivasan SR, Webber LS,
Berenson GS. Serum total cholesterol screening for the
detection of elevated low-density lipoprotein in children
and adolescents: the Bogalusa Heart Study. Pediatrics
Dennison BA, Levine DM. Randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled,
two-period crossover clinical trial of psyllium fiber
in children with hypercholesterolemia. J Pediatr 1993;
Thompson FE, Dennison BA. Dietary sources of fats and
cholesterol in U.S. children aged 2 through 5 years.
Am J Public Health 1994; 84:799-806.
Dennison BA, Rockwell HL, Baker SL: Excess fruit juice
consumption by preschool-aged children is associated
with short stature and obesity. Pediatrics 1997; 99:15-22.
Dennison BA, Jenkins PL, Rockwell HL. Development and
validation of an instrument to assess child dietary
fat intake. Prev Med 2000; 31:214-224.
Dennison BA, Erb TA, Jenkins PL. Predictors of dietary
milk fat intake by preschool children. Prev Med 2001;
Dennison BA, Erb TA, Jenkins PL. Television viewing
and television in bedroom associated with overweight
risk among low-income preschool children. Pediatrics
Dennison BA, Russo TJ, Burdick PA, Jenkins PL. An intervention
to reduce television viewing by preschool children:
Arch Pediatr Adoles Med 2004; 158:170-176.
Giddings S, Dennison BA, Birch LL, Daniels SR, Gilman
MW, Lichtenstein AH, Rattay KT, Steinberger J, Stettler
N, Van Horn LV. Dietary recommendations for children
and adolescents: a guide for practitioners. Consensus
statement from the American Heart Association. Circulation
Sellers KS, Russo TR, Dennison BA. Role of childcare
centers in preventing childhood overweight. J Early
Childhood Res 2005; 3(3):227-242.
Dennison BA, Edmunds LS, Stratton HH, Pruzek RM. Rapid
infant weight gain predicts childhood overweight: Obesity
2006; 14: 491-499
Faith MS, Dennison BA, Edmunds LS, Stratton HH. Fruit
juice intake predicts increased and adiposity gain in
children from low-income families: Weight Status - by
- environment intervention. Pediatrics 2006; 118(5):2066-2075.