Karen Glanz, PhD, MPH

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George A. Weiss University Professor
Department: Biostatistics and Epidemiology
Graduate Group Affiliations

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University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology
801 Blockley Hall, 423 Guardian Drive
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6021
Office: 215-898-0613
Fax: 215-573-5315
B.A. (With Distinction, in Spanish)
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1974.
M.P.H. (Health Behavior and Health Education)
University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, 1977.
Ph.D. (Health Behavior and Health Education)
University of Michigan Rackham School of Graduate Studies, Ann Arbor, 1979.
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Selected Publications

Glenn BA, Lin T, Chang LC, Okada A, Wong WK, Glanz K, Bastani R.: Sun Protection Practices and Sun Exposure among Children with a Parental History of Melanoma. Cancer, Epidemiology, Biomarkers and Prevention 2015.

Glanz K, Volpicelli K, Jepson C, Ming ME, Schuchter L, Armstrong K. : Effects of Tailored Risk Communications for Skin Cancer Prevention and Detection: The PennSCAPE Randomized Trial. Cancer, Epidemiology, Biomarkers and Prevention 2015.

King AC, Glanz K, Patrick K.: Technologies to Measure and Modify Physical Activity and Eating Environments. American Journal of Preventive Medicine 2015.

George M, Keddem S, Barg F, Green S, Glanz K. : Perceptions of factors influencing asthma control in overweight, African American women. Journal of Asthma 2015.

Phipps EJ, Wallace SL, Stites SD, Uplinger N, Singletary SB, Hunt L, Axelrod S, Glanz K, Braitman LE.: Do Price Incentives Increase Purchase of Fruit and Vegetables? American Journal of Public Health 2015.

Glanz K, Sallis JF, Saelens BE.: Advances in Physical Activity and Nutrition Environment Assessment Tools and Applications: Recommendations. American Journal of Preventive Medicine 2015.

Glanz K, Davis EL.: Introduction to the Theme Issue Built Environment Assessment and Interventions for Obesity Prevention: Moving the Field Forward. American Journal of Preventive Medicine 2015.

Glanz K, Yackle A. : Tackling the burden of cancer in the twenty-first century: Understanding and communicating in new and future contexts. Health Education and Behavior 2015.

Kegler MC, Swan DW, Alcantara I, Feldman L, Glanz K.: The influence of rural home and neighborhood environments on healthy eating, physical activity, and weight. Prevention Science 2014.

Cain KL, Millstein RA, Sallis JF, Conway TL, Gavand K, Frank LD, Saelens BE, Geremia CM, Chapman J, Adams MA, Glanz K, King AC. : Contribution of streetscape audits to explanation of physical activity in four age groups: Validity of the Microscale Audit of Pedestrian Streetscapes (MAPS) instrument. Social Science and Medicine 2014.

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