Special Issue "Emerging and Chronic Diseases: Application of Geospatial Approach"
A special issue of International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health (ISSN 1660-4601). This special issue belongs to the section "Health Behavior, Chronic Disease and Health Promotion".
Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (30 June 2021).
Interests: neighborhood social environment; cardiovascular disease risk; psychosocial factors; biomarkers of stress; wearables; mHealth/eHealth; spatial epidemiology; geographic information system; health disparities; ecological momentary assessment
2. Intramural Research Program, National Institute on Minority and Health Disparities, NIH, 10 Center Drive, Room 5-5332, MSC 1454, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
Interests: neighborhood social environment and cardiovascular risk factors; neighborhood socioeconomic deprivation and obesity; systems science approaches in development of multilevel physical activity interventions; biologic markers of chronic stress from adverse environmental conditions
Dr. Kosuke Tamura
Dr. Tiffany M. Powell-Wiley
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- geographic information system
- coronavirus disease 2019
- chronic diseases
- perceived and objective neighborhood environment
- spatial epidemiology
- heart disease
- physical activity
- neighborhood segregation
- longitudinal and cross-sectional design
- mediation analyses