[LINK TO MEDLINE PUBLICATIONS]
Whitaker RC, Gooze RA. Self-regulation and obesity prevention: a valuable intersection between developmental psychology and pediatrics. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. Apr 2009;163(4):386-387.
Anderson SE, Whitaker RC. Prevalence of obesity among US preschool children in different racial and ethnic groups. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2009;163(4):344-348.
Whitaker RC, Gooze RA, Hughes CC, Finkelstein DM. A national survey of obesity prevention practices in Head Start. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2009;163(12):1144-1150.
Anderson SE, Whitaker RC. Household routines and obesity in US preschool-aged children. Pediatrics. 2010;125(3):420-428.
Hughes CC, Gooze RA, Finkelstein DM, Whitaker RC. Barriers to obesity prevention in Head Start.Health Aff. 2010;29(3):454-462.
Hughes CC, Sherman SN, Whitaker, RC. How low-income mothers with overweight preschool children make sense of obesity. Qual Health Res. 2010;20(4):465-478.
Gooze RA, Hughes CC, Finkelstein DM, Whitaker RC.Reaching staff, parents, and community partners to prevent childhood obesity in Head Start. 2008.Prev Chronic Dis. 2010;7(3):A54. PMCID: PMC2879986.
Whitaker RC. The infancy of obesity prevention.Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2010;164(12):1167-9. DOI: 10.1001/archpediatrics.2010.218. PMCID: PMC3108185.
Anderson SE, Whitaker RC. Attachment security and obesity in US preschool-aged children. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med.2011;165(3):235-242. DOI:10.1001/archpediatrics.2010.292. PMCID: PMC3086349.
Gooze RA, Anderson SE, Whitaker RC. Prolonged bottle use and obesity at 5.5 years of age in US Children. J Pediatr. 2011;159(3):431-6. Epub date 5/4/2011. DOI: 10.1016/j.jpeds.2011.02.037.
O'Brien MJ, Whitaker RC. The role of community-based participatory research to inform local health policy: a case study. J Gen Intern Med. 2011; 26(12):1498-1501. Epub date9/21/11. DOI: 10.1007/s11606-011-1878-3
Ludwig J, Sanbonmatsu L, Gennetian L, Adam E, Duncan GJ, Katz LF, Kessler RC, Kling JR, Lindau ST, Whitaker RC, McDade T. Neighborhoods, obesity, and diabetes--a randomized social experiment. N Engl J Med. 2011;365(16):1509-1519. DOI: 10.1056/NEJMsa1103216
Whitaker RC. Whitaker RC. The childhood obesity epidemic: lessons for preventing socially determined health conditions. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. Nov 2011;165(11):973-975. DOI: 10.1001/archpediatrics.2011.179.NIHMSID: NIHMS319573.
Herring SJ, Henry TQ, Klotz AA, Foster GD, Whitaker RC. Perceptions of low-income African-American mothers about excessive gestational weight gain. Matern Child Health J. 2011 Dec 11. [Epub ahead of print]
Anderson SE, Gooze RA, Lemeshow S, Whitaker RC. Quality of early maternal-child relationship and risk of adolescent obesity. Pediatrics. In Press