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Barr-Anderson DJ, Sisson SB. Media use & sedentary behavior in adolescents: What do we know, what has been done, and where do we go? Adolescent Medicine: State of the Art Review. 2012;23(3):511-528.

Barr-Anderson DJ, Adams-Wynn AW, DiSantis KI, Kumanyika S. Family-focused physical activity, diet, and obesity interventions in African-American girls: a systematic review. Obesity Reviews. 2013;14(1):29-51. PMID: 23057473

Barr-Anderson DJ, Laska MN, Veblen-Mortenson S, Farbakhsh K, Dudovitz B, Story M. A school-based, peer leadership physical activity intervention for 6th graders: Feasibility and results of a pilot study. Journal of Physical Activity and Health. 2012;9(4):492-499. PMID: 21945980

Graham DJ, Bauer KW, Friend S, Barr-Anderson DJ, Neumark-Sztainer D. Personal, behavioral, and socio-environmental correlates of concurrent and longitudinal physical activity among adolescent girls. Journal of Physical Activity and Health. 2012 Dec 17. [Epub ahead of print.]

Barr-Anderson DJ, Fulkerson JA, Smyth M, Himes JH, Hannan PJ, Holy Rock B, Story M. Associations American Indian children’s screen-time behavior with parental perceptions of children’s screen time, and media-related resources in the home. Preventing Chronic Disease. 2011;8(5):A105. PMID: 21843408 PMCID: PMC3181178.

Camacho-Minano MJ, LaVoi N, Barr-Anderson DJ. Interventions to promote physical activity among young and adolescent girls: A systematic review. Health Education Research. 16 Jun 2011;epub ahead of print. PMID: 21680763

Patnode C, Lytle LA, Erickson DJ, Sirard JR, Barr-Anderson DJ, Story M. Physical activity and sedentary activity patterns among children and adolescents: a latent class analysis approach. Journal of Physical Activity and Health. 2011 May:8(4):457-67. PMID: 21597117

McCormack LA, Laska MN, Veblen-Mortenson S, Barr-Anderson DJ, Story M. Weight-related teasing in a racially diverse sample of children. Journal of American Dietetic Association. Journal of American Dietetic Association. 2011;111:431-436. PMID: 21338744

Barr-Anderson DJ, AuYoung M, Whitt-Glover MC, Glenn BA, Yancey AK. Structural re-integration of short bouts of physical activity in organizational routine: a systematic review of the literature. American Journal of Preventive Medicine. 2011 Jan;40(1):76-93. PMID: 21146772

Patnode CD, Lytle LA, Erickson DJ, Sirard JR, Barr-Anderson DJ, Story M. The relative influence of demographic, individual, social, and environmental factors on physical activity among boys and girls. International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity. 2010;7:79. PMID: 21407429

Barr-Anderson DJ, Robinson-O'Brien R, Hannan PJ, Haines J, Neumark-Sztainer D. Parent report vs child perception of familial support: which is more associated with child's physical activity and television viewing behavior? Journal of Physical Activity and Health. 2010;7(3):364-8. PMID: 20551493. PMCID: PMC2919283

Heitzler CD, Lytle LA, Erickson DJ, Barr-Anderson DJ, Sirard JR, Story M. Evaluating a Model of Youth Physical Activity. American Journal of Health Behavior. 2010; 34(5):593-606. PMID: 20524889

Fox CK, Barr-Anderson DJ, Neumark-Sztainer D, Wall M. Physical activity and sports participation: Associations with academic outcomes in middle school and high school students. Journal of School Health. 2010;80(1):31-7. PMID: 20051088

Nelson MC, Larson NI, Barr-Anderson DJ, Neumark-Sztainer D, Story M. Disparities in dietary intake, meal patterning and home food environments among young adults non-students and 2-year and 4-year college students. American Journal of Public Health. 2009;99:1216-19. PMID: 19443824

Walters S, Barr-Anderson DJ, Wall M, Neumark-Sztainer D. Does participation in organized sports predict future physical activity for adolescents from diverse economic backgrounds? Journal of Adolescent Health. 2009;44(3):268-74. PMID: 19237113

Barr-Anderson DJ, Larson NI, Nelson MC, Neumark-Sztainer D, Story M. Does television viewing predict dietary intake five years later in high school students and young adults? International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity. 2009;6:7. PMID: 19183442. PMCID: PMC2643350

Barr-Anderson DJ, Neumark-Sztainer D, Lytle L, Schmitz K, Pratt C, Ward D, Conway T, Strikmiller P, Pate R. But I Like PE: Factors associated with enjoyment of physical education class in middle school girls. Research Quarterly for Exercise and Sport. 2008;79:18-27. PMID: 18431947. PMCID: PMC2430627

Barr-Anderson DJ, van den Berg P, Neumark-Sztainer DR, Story MT. Characteristics associated with older adolescents who have a TV in their bedroom. Pediatrics. 2008;121(4):718-24. PMID: 18381536

Sirard JR, Barr-Anderson DJ. Physical activity in adolescents: from associations to interventions. Journal of Adolescent Health. 2008;42:327-8. PMID: 18346656

Barr-Anderson DJ, Young DR, Gittelsohn J, Cohen S, Neumark-Sztainer D, Sallis J, Saunders R, Webber, L. Structured physical activity and psychosocial correlates in middle school girls. Preventive Medicine. 2007;44(5):404-9. PMID: 17363050

Lucas JW, Barr-Anderson DJ, Kington RS. Health status of Non-Hispanic US- and foreign-born Black and White Persons: United States, 1992-95. Vital and Health Statistics 10. 2005;(226):1-20. PMID: 16089101

Lucas JW, Barr-Anderson DJ, Kington RS. Health status, health insurance, and health care utilization patterns of immigrant Black men. American Journal of Public Health. 2003;93(10):1740-7. PMID: 14534231