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Michael Yedidia

Michael Yedidia

Research Professor, Center for State Health Policy, Rutgers University

myedidia@ifh.rutgers.edu

848-932-4645

Institute for Health, Health Care Policy and Aging Research
Rutgers University
112 Paterson St
New Brunswick, NJ 08901-1293

Titles

  • Research Professor, Center for State Health Policy, Rutgers University

Education

  • PhD, Department of Sociology, Brandeis University, Department of Sociology, 1976
  • MPH, School of Medicine, Yale University, 1970
  • BA, University of California-Davis, 1968

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Journal Articles

2018

DeWeese, R. S., M. Todd, A. Karpyn, M. J. Yedidia, M. Kennedy, M. Bruening, C. Wharton and P. Ohri-Vachaspati. 2018. Short-form audit instrument for assessing corner store healthfulness. American Journal of Health Promotion 32(1):224-232. DOI: 10.1177/0890117116679059. (link )

2016

DeWeese, R. S., M. Todd, A. Karpyn, M. J. Yedidia, M. Kennedy, M. Bruening, C. M. Wharton and P. Ohri-Vachaspati. 2016. Healthy store programs and the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC), but not the Supplemental Nutrition Assistant Program (SNAP), are associated with corner store healthfulness. Preventive Medicine Reports 4(Dec):256-261. DOI: 10.1016/j.pmedr.2016.06.018. (link )

2014

Tang, X., P. Ohri-Vachaspati, J. K. Abbott, R. M. Aggarwal, D. L. Tulloch, K. Lloyd and M. J. Yedidia. 2014. Associations between food environment around schools and professionally measured weight status for middle and high school students. Childhood Obesity 10(6):511-517. DOI: 10.1089/chi.2014.0065. (link )

2013

DeWeese, R. S., M. J. Yedidia, D. L. Tulloch and P. Ohri-Vachaspati. 2013. Neighborhood perceptions and active school commuting in low-income cities. American Journal of Preventive Medicine 45(4):393-400. (link )

Ohri-Vachaspati, P., K. Lloyd, D. DeLia, D. L. Tulloch and M. J. Yedidia. 2013. A closer examination of the relationship between children's weight status and the food and physical activity environment. Preventive Medicine 57(3):162-167. DOI: 10.1016/j.ypmed.2013.05.009. (link )

2011

Ohri-Vachaspati, P., D. Martinez, M. J. Yedidia and N. Petlick. 2011. Improving data accuracy of commercial food outlet databases. American Journal of Health Promotion 26(2):116-122. DOI: 10.4278/ajhp.100120-QUAN-21. (link )