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profileRebekka M Lee, S.D.

TitleResearch Scientist
InstitutionHarvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
DepartmentDept of Social and Behavioral Sciences
AddressHarvard School of Public Health, SHDH
Landmark Ctr, Room 439
401 Park Dr
Boston MA 02215
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2011 - 2013Donald and Sue Pritzker Scholar
2011Health Communication Doctoral Fellow
2014 - 2016Mentored Training for Dissemination and Implementation Research in Cancer Fellow

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R21CA201567     (LEE, REBEKKA MAIRGHREAD)Jul 1, 2016 - Jun 30, 2018
Effective Training Models for Implementing Health-Promoting Practices Afterschool
Role: Principal Investigator

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  1. Kenney EL, Wintner S, Lee RM, Austin SB. Obesity Prevention Interventions in US Public Schools: Are Schools Using Programs That Promote Weight Stigma? Prev Chronic Dis. 2017 Dec 28; 14:E142. PMID: 29283880.
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  2. Kenney EL, Lee RM, Brooks CJ, Cradock AL, Gortmaker SL. What Do Children Eat in the Summer? A Direct Observation of Summer Day Camps That Serve Meals. J Acad Nutr Diet. 2017 Jul; 117(7):1097-1103. PMID: 28330733.
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  3. Cradock AL, Barrett JL, Giles CM, Lee RM, Kenney EL, deBlois ME, Thayer JC, Gortmaker SL. Promoting Physical Activity With the Out of School Nutrition and Physical Activity (OSNAP) Initiative: A Cluster-Randomized Controlled Trial. JAMA Pediatr. 2016 Feb; 170(2):155-62. PMID: 26641557.
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  4. Kenney EL, Davison KK, Austin SB, Giles CM, Cradock AL, Lee RM, Gortmaker SL. Validity and reliability of a simple, low-cost measure to quantify children's dietary intake in afterschool settings. J Acad Nutr Diet. 2015 Mar; 115(3):426-32. PMID: 25596895.
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  5. Lee RM, Emmons KM, Okechukwu CA, Barrett JL, Kenney EL, Cradock AL, Giles CM, deBlois ME, Gortmaker SL. Validity of a practitioner-administered observational tool to measure physical activity, nutrition, and screen time in school-age programs. Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act. 2014 Nov 28; 11:145. PMID: 25429898; PMCID: PMC4264534.
  6. Kenney EL, Austin SB, Cradock AL, Giles CM, Lee RM, Davison KK, Gortmaker SL. Identifying sources of children's consumption of junk food in Boston after-school programs, April-May 2011. Prev Chronic Dis. 2014 Nov 20; 11:E205. PMID: 25412028; PMCID: PMC4241369.
  7. Lee RM, Okechukwu C, Emmons KM, Gortmaker SL. Impact of implementation factors on children's water consumption in the Out-of-School Nutrition and Physical Activity group-randomized trial. New Dir Youth Dev. 2014; 2014(143):79-101. PMID: 25530242.
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  8. Mozaffarian RS, Lee RM, Kennedy MA, Ludwig DS, Mozaffarian D, Gortmaker SL. Identifying whole grain foods: a comparison of different approaches for selecting more healthful whole grain products. Public Health Nutr. 2013 Dec; 16(12):2255-64. PMID: 23286205; PMCID: PMC4486284.
  9. Giles CM, Kenney EL, Gortmaker SL, Lee RM, Thayer JC, Mont-Ferguson H, Cradock AL. Increasing water availability during afterschool snack: evidence, strategies, and partnerships from a group randomized trial. Am J Prev Med. 2012 Sep; 43(3 Suppl 2):S136-42. PMID: 22898163.
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  10. Gortmaker SL, Lee RM, Mozaffarian RS, Sobol AM, Nelson TF, Roth BA, Wiecha JL. Effect of an after-school intervention on increases in children's physical activity. Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2012 Mar; 44(3):450-7. PMID: 21814151.
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  11. Mozaffarian RS, Andry A, Lee RM, Wiecha JL, Gortmaker SL. Price and healthfulness of snacks in 32 YMCA after-school programs in 4 US metropolitan areas, 2006-2008. Prev Chronic Dis. 2012; 9:E38. PMID: 22239753; PMCID: PMC3310067.
  12. Gortmaker SL, Lee R, Cradock AL, Sobol AM, Duncan DT, Wang YC. . Disparities in youth physical activity in the United States: 2003-2006. Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise. 2012; 5(44):888-93.
  13. Lee RM & Gortmaker SL. Brownson RC, Colditz G, Proctor E (Eds). Dissemination and Implementation Research in Health: Translating Science to Practice. Health dissemination and implementation within schools. 2012.
  14. Mozaffarian RS, Wiecha JL, Roth BA, Nelson TF, Lee RM, Gortmaker SL. Impact of an organizational intervention designed to improve snack and beverage quality in YMCA after-school programs. Am J Public Health. 2010 May; 100(5):925-32. PMID: 19833987; PMCID: PMC2853616.
  15. Lee R, Ramsey PG, Sweeney B. Engaging young children in activities & conversations about race & social class. Young Child. 2008; 6(63):68-76.
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