Flavia Cristina Drumond Andrade Phd

 Flavia Andrade

Contact Information

Kinesiology & Community Health
Room 2011 Huff Hall
1206 South Fourth
1206 S Fourth
M/C 588
Champaign, IL 61820
Assistant Professor
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Additional Campus Affiliations

Research Interests

  • Demography, Sociology, Public Health

Selected Publications

Journal Articles

Assessing the impact of alcohol, tobacco and illegal drugs on miscarriage among pregnant women in São Paulo, Brazil. Revista de Terapia Ocupacional da Universidade de São Paulo 2013.
Career transitions and social mobility among Chinese elite athletes. Asian Journal of Exercise and Sports Science 2013.
Consumption of Dairy and Metabolic Syndrome Risk in a Convenient Sample of Mexican College Applicants Food and Nutrition Sciences 2013.
Despite an Overall Decline in U.S. Infant Mortality Rates, the Black/White Disparity Persists: Recent Trends and Future Projections Journal of Community Health 2013.
Educational and Sex Differentials in Life Expectancies and Disability-Free Life Expectancies in São Paulo, Brazil, and Urban Areas in Mexico. Journal of Aging and Health 2013.
Educational Differentials in Tobacco Use and Alcohol Consumption in Dominican Republic The International Journal of Health and Wellness 2013.
FTO genotype is associated with body mass index and waist circumference in Mexican young adults Open Journal of Genetics 2013.
Gender Differences in Depressive Symptoms and Health Behaviors among Mexican Adolescents and Young Adults Interamerican Journal of Psychology 2013.
Impact of Obesity and Weight Changes on Disability and Mortality in Brazilian Older Adults Journal of Aging and Research 2013.
Correlates of Incidence of Disability and Mortality among Older Adult Brazilians with and without Diabetes Mellitus and Stroke. BMC Public Health 2012.
Evaluation of the Psychometric Properties of the SCOFF Questionnaire in a Mexican Young Adult Sample Salud Pública de México 2012.
One-Year Follow-up Changes in Weight are related with Changes Blood Pressure in Mexican Young Adults. Public Health 2012.
Perceived Stress, Social Support, and Psychological Adjustment: A Test of the Stress-Buffering Hypothesis in a Mexican Sample Journal of Research on Adolescence 2012.
Weight status Misperception among Mexican Young Adults. Body Image: An International Journal of Research 2012.
Family and Personal Predictors of Physical Activity for Mexican Adolescents. Journal of Adolescent Health 2011.
Gender Differences in Life Expectancy and Disability-Free Life Expectancy among Older Adults in São Paulo, Brazil Women’s Health Issues 2011.
Measuring the Impact of Diabetes on Life Expectancy and Disability-Free Life Expectancy among Older Adults in Mexico The Journals of Gerontology Series B: Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences 2010.
Estimates of Diabetes and Diabetes-Free Life Expectancy in Latin America and the Caribbean. Pan American Journal of Public Health 2009.
Race and independent living among elderly Brazilians since 1980. Journal of Comparative Family Studies 36 4 2005, p. 567-582.
Estimating the stability of census-based Racial/Ethnic classifications: The case of Brazil. Population Studies 58 3 2004, p. 331-343.
Monitoring infant mortality trends in Wisconsin, 1980 to 1999. Wisconsin Medical Journal 102 8 2003, p. 27-30.
Andrade, Flavia C. D., Carvalho J.A.M. Wood, C.H Notas acerca das categorias de cor dos censos e sobre a classificação subjetiva de cor no Brasil: 1980/1990 Revista Brasileira de Estudos de Populacao 20 1 2003, p. 29-42.
Mobilidade social na região metropolitana de Belo Horizonte Nova Economia 6 1996.
Association between Retrospective self-reported weight changes during childhood and adolescence are not good predictors of metabolic syndrome risk factors in Mexican young adults Open Journal of Preventive Medicine 3 8 2013.
Life-Expectancy With and Without Cognitive Impairment among Brazilian Older Adults Archives of Gerontology and Geriatrics 2013.
The association of hemoglobin concentration with disability and decreased mobility among older Brazilians The Journal of Nutrition Health and Aging 2013.
Consumption of Dairy and Metabolic Syndrome Risk in a Convenient Sample of Mexican College Applicants Food and Nutrition Sciences 4 1 2013.
Assessing the impact of alcohol, tobacco and illegal drugs on miscarriage among pregnant women in São Paulo, Brazil Revista de Terapia Ocupacional da Universidade de São Paulo 23 2 2012.
. Perceived Stress, Social Support, and Psychological Adjustment: A Test of the Stress-Buffering Hypothesis in a Mexican Sample. Journal of Research on Adolescence 2012.

Book Contributions

Rompendo a barreira dos 60: Aplicação da técnica dos riscos competitivos à mortalidade do brasil, 1991 O aumento da população brasileira e o aumento da longevidade Rompendo a barreira dos 60: Aplicação da técnica dos riscos competitivos à mortalidade do brasil, 1991 Belo Horizonte, Brazil Cedeplar/UFMG: ABEP 2001, p. 97-126.
Padrão reprodutivo, serviços de saúde e determinantes socioeconômicos da mortalidade na infância do nordeste e do sudeste Pesquisa sobre padrões de vida, 1996-1997: Primeira infancia. Padrão reprodutivo, serviços de saúde e determinantes socioeconômicos da mortalidade na infância do nordeste e do sudeste Rio de Janeiro, Brazil IBGE 2000, p. 147-165.
Overview: Caregiving and Long-term Care of Older Latinos: Formal and Informal Care Arrangements Aging, Health, and Longevity in the Mexican-Origin Population Overview: Caregiving and Long-term Care of Older Latinos: Formal and Informal Care Arrangements Springer 2012.
Building Response Capacity: The Need for Universally Available Language Services Creating Infrastructures for Latino Mental Health. Building Response Capacity: The Need for Universally Available Language Services Springer 2011.
Changing Demographics of the Latino Population Creating Infrastructures for Latino Mental Health Changing Demographics of the Latino Population Springer 2011.