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Bernard F. Fuemmeler, Assistant Professor in Community and Family Medicine

Bernard F. Fuemmeler
Contact Info:
Office Location:  2200 West Main Street, Suite 600, DUMC Box 104006, Durham, NC 27710
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Web Page:   http://faculty.duhs.duke.edu/faculty/info?pid=17288

Education:

M.P.H.Harvard University2003
Ph.D.Oklahoma State University at Stillwater2001
M.S.Oklahoma State University at Stillwater1998
Representative Publications   (More Publications)   (search)

  1. Corsino, L., McDuffie, J.R., Kotch, J., Coeytaux, R., Fuemmeler, B.F., Murphy, G., Miranda, M.L., Poirier, B., Morton, J., Reese, D., Baker, S., Carter, H., Freeman, R., Blue, C., Yancy, W.S. (in press). Achieving health for a lifetime: a community engaged assessment to decrease obesity in Durham, North Carolina focusing on school-age children. North Carolina Medical Journal. .
  2. Fuemmeler, B.F., Lovelady, C.A., Zucker, N.L., Ostbye, T. (in press). Parental obesity moderates relationship between childhood eating behaviors and weight. Obesity .
  3. Fuemmeler, BF; Pendzich, MK; Clark, K; Lovelady, C; Rosoff, P; Blatt, J; Demark-Wahnefried, W (2013). Diet, physical activity, and body composition changes during the first year of treatment for childhood acute leukemia and lymphoma. Journal of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, 35(6), 437-443. [doi]  [abs]
  4. Liu, Y; Murphy, SK; Murtha, AP; Fuemmeler, BF; Schildkraut, J; Huang, Z; Overcash, F; Kurtzberg, J; Jirtle, R; Iversen, ES; Forman, MR; Hoyo, C (2012). Depression in pregnancy, infant birth weight and DNA methylation of imprint regulatory elements.. Epigenetics : official journal of the DNA Methylation Society, 7(7), 735-746. [22677950], [doi]  [abs]
  5. Fuemmeler, BF; Yang, C; Costanzo, P; Hoyle, RH; Siegler, IC; Williams, RB; Ostbye, T (2012). Parenting styles and body mass index trajectories from adolescence to adulthood.. Health Psychology, 31(4), 441-449. [22545979], [doi]  [abs]
  6. Ranby, KW; Boynton, MH; Kollins, SH; McClernon, FJ; Yang, C; Fuemmeler, BF (2012). Understanding the phenotypic structure of adult retrospective ADHD symptoms during childhood in the United States.. Journal of Clinical Child & Adolescent Psychology, 41(3), 261-274. [22394329], [doi]  [abs]
  7. Bidwell, LC; Garrett, ME; McClernon, FJ; Fuemmeler, BF; Williams, RB; Ashley-Koch, AE; Kollins, SH (2012). A preliminary analysis of interactions between genotype, retrospective ADHD symptoms, and initial reactions to smoking in a sample of young adults.. Nicotine and Tobacco Research (OUP), 14(2), 229-233. [21778150], [doi]  [abs]
  8. Van Voorhees, E.E., McClernon, F.J., Fuemmeler, B.F., English, J., Holdaway, A., Hallyburton, M. Dew, R., Kollins, S. H. (2012). An examination of differences in variable maintaining smoking behavior in adult smokers with and without Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). Addiction Research and Theory, Vol 20 (1). 72-81. .
  9. Agurs-Collins, T; Fuemmeler, BF (2011). Dopamine polymorphisms and depressive symptoms predict foods intake. Results from a nationally representative sample.. Appetite, 57(2), 339-348. [21672565], [doi]  [abs]
  10. Fuemmeler, BF; Østbye, T; Yang, C; McClernon, FJ; Kollins, SH (2011). Association between attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder symptoms and obesity and hypertension in early adulthood: a population-based study.. International Journal of Obesity, 35(6), 852-862. [20975727], [doi]  [abs]
  11. 35. Brenton E.R, Fuemmeler, B.F., Abroms, L. (2011). Weight loss – there’s an app for that! But does it adhere to evidence-informed practices? Translational Behavior Medicine, 1(4): 523-529..
  12. Agurs-Collins, T., Fuemmeler, B.F. (in press). Dopamine polymorphismis and depressive symptoms predict food intake: results from a nationally representative sample. Appetite.  .
  13. Bidwell, L.C., Garret, M.E., McClernon, F.J., Fuemmeler, B.F., Williams, R.B., Ashley-Koch, A.E., Kollins, S.H. (in press). A preliminary analysis of interactions between genotype, retrospective ADHD symptoms, and initial reactions to smoking in a sample of young adults. Nicotine & Tobacco Research  .
  14. Breton E.R, Fuemmeler, B.F., Abroms, L. (2011). Weight loss – there’s an app for that! But does it adhere to evidence-informed practices? Translational Behavior Medicine, 1(4): 523-529..
  15. Fuemmeler, B.F., Anderson, C.B., Masse, L. (in press). Parent-child relationship of directly measured physical activity. International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity..
  16. Fuemmeler, BF; Anderson, CB; Mâsse, LC (2011). Parent-child relationship of directly measured physical activity.. International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity, 8, 17. [21385455], [doi]  [abs]
  17. Dedert, EA; Becker, ME; Fuemmeler, BF; Braxton, LE; Calhoun, PS; Beckham, JC (2010). Childhood traumatic stress and obesity in women: the intervening effects of PTSD and MDD.. Journal of Traumatic Stress, 23(6), 785-763. [21171140], [doi]  [abs]
  18. Dedert, E.A., Becker, M.E., Fuemmeler, B.F., Braxton, L.E., Calhoun, P.S., and Beckham, J.C. (in press). The roles of posttraumatic stress disorder and major depressive disorder in childhood traumatic stress and weight problems among women. Journal of Traumatic Stress.
  19. Fuemmeler, B.F., Ostbye, T.O, Yang, C., McClernon, F.J., and Kollins, S.H. (in press). Association between Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) symptoms and obesity and hypertension in early adulthood: A population-based study. International Journal of Obesity..
  20. Fuemmeler, BF; Dedert, E; McClernon, FJ; Beckham, JC (2009). Adverse childhood events are associated with obesity and disordered eating: results from a U.S. population-based survey of young adults.. Journal of Traumatic Stress, 22(4), 329-333. [19588510], [doi]  [abs]
  21. Anderson, CB; Hughes, SO; Fuemmeler, BF (2009). Parent-child attitude congruence on type and intensity of physical activity: testing multiple mediators of sedentary behavior in older children.. Health Psychology, 28(4), 428-438. [19594267], [doi]  [abs]
  22. Fuemmeler, BF; Agurs-Collins, T; McClernon, FJ; Kollins, SH; Garrett, ME; Ashley-Koch, AE (2009). Interactions between genotype and depressive symptoms on obesity.. Behavior Genetics, 39(3), 296-305. [19337825], [doi]  [abs]
  23. Quinlan, NP; Kolotkin, RL; Fuemmeler, BF; Costanzo, PR (2008). Psychosocial outcomes in a weight loss camp for overweight youth.. International Journal of Pediatric Obesity (Informa), 4(3), 1-9. [19107660], [doi]  [abs]
  24. Fuemmeler, BF; Pendzich, MK; Tercyak, KP (2009). Weight, dietary behavior, and physical activity in childhood and adolescence: implications for adult cancer risk.. Obesity facts, 2(3), 179-186. [20054223], [doi]  [abs]
  25. Mosher, CE; Fuemmeler, BF; Sloane, R; Kraus, WE; Lobach, DF; Snyder, DC; Demark-Wahnefried, W (2008). Change in self-efficacy partially mediates the effects of the FRESH START intervention on cancer survivors' dietary outcomes.. Psycho-Oncology, 17(10), 1014-1023. [18300337], [doi]  [abs]
  26. Chang, S; Mâsse, LC; Moser, RP; Dodd, KW; Arganaraz, F; Fuemmler, BF; Jemal, A (2008). State ranks of incident cancer burden due to overweight and obesity in the United States, 2003.. Obesity (Silver Spring, Md.), 16(7), 1636-1650. [18421271], [doi]  [abs]
  27. Roberts, ME; Fuemmeler, BF; McClernon, FJ; Beckham, JC (2008). Association between trauma exposure and smoking in a population-based sample of young adults.. Journal of Adolescent Health, 42(3), 266-274. [18295135], [doi]  [abs]
  28. Fuemmeler, BF; Agurs-Collins, TD; McClernon, FJ; Kollins, SH; Kail, ME; Bergen, AW; Ashley-Koch, AE (2008). Genes implicated in serotonergic and dopaminergic functioning predict BMI categories.. Obesity (Silver Spring, Md.), 16(2), 348-355. [18239643], [doi]  [abs]
  29. McClernon, FJ; Fuemmeler, BF; Kollins, SH; Kail, ME; Ashley-Koch, AE (2008). Interactions between genotype and retrospective ADHD symptoms predict lifetime smoking risk in a sample of young adults.. Nicotine and Tobacco Research (OUP), 10(1), 117-127. [18188752], [doi]  [abs]
  30. Fuemmeler, BF; Kollins, SH; McClernon, FJ (2007). Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder symptoms predict nicotine dependence and progression to regular smoking from adolescence to young adulthood.. Journal of Pediatric Psychology, 32(10), 1203-1213. [17602186], [doi]  [abs]
  31. Brown, RT; Fuemmeler, B; Anderson, D; Jamieson, S; Simonian, S; Hall, RK; Brescia, F (2007). Adjustment of children and their mothers with breast cancer.. Journal of Pediatric Psychology, 32(3), 297-308. [16837738], [doi]  [abs]
  32. Fuemmeler, BF; Baffi, C; Mâsse, LC; Atienza, AA; Evans, WD (2007). Employer and healthcare policy interventions aimed at adult obesity.. American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 32(1), 44-51. [17218190], [doi]  [abs]
  33. Brown, RT, Fuemmeler, BF, Anderson, D, Jamieson, S, Simonian, S, Brescia, F. Adjustment of children and their mothers with breast cancer.  Journal of Pediatric Psychology. 2007, 32, 297 – 308..
  34. Fuemmeler BF. Disease. In W.A. Darity (Ed.). International Encyclopedia of the Social Sciences, Second Edition. Farmington Hills, Mich.: Macmillan Reference USA, November 2007.
  35. Fuemmeler BF. Panel Study. In W.A. Darity (Ed.). International Encyclopedia of the Social Sciences, Second Edition. Farmington Hills, Mich.: Macmillan Reference USA, November 2007.
  36. Elkin, TD; Wollan, MO; Anderson, SL; Gaston, R; Meyer, W; Fuemmeler, BF; Holloway, FA; Martin, RE (2006). Dietary essential fatty acids and gender-specific behavioral responses in cranially irradiated rats.. Neuropsychiatric disease and treatment, 2(3), 365-374. [19412484]  [abs]
  37. Fuemmeler, BF; Mâsse, LC; Yaroch, AL; Resnicow, K; Campbell, MK; Carr, C; Wang, T; Williams, A (2006). Psychosocial mediation of fruit and vegetable consumption in the body and soul effectiveness trial.. Health Psychology, 25(4), 474-483. [16846322], [doi]  [abs]
  38. Fuemmeler, B. F., Mullins, L. L, & Carpentier, M. (2006).  Peer friendship issues and emotional well-being.  In R. T. Brown (Ed.).  Pediatric Hematology/Oncology:  A Biopsychosocial Approach.  Oxford University Press. .
  39. Metz AE, Fuemmeler BF, Brown RT. Implementation and assessment of an empirically validated intervention program to prevent tobacco use among African-American middle school youth. Journal of Clinical Psychology in Medical Settings. 2006, 13, 229-238.
  40. Mâsse, LC; Fuemmeler, BF; Anderson, CB; Matthews, CE; Trost, SG; Catellier, DJ; Treuth, M (2005). Accelerometer data reduction: a comparison of four reduction algorithms on select outcome variables.. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 37(11 Suppl), S544-S554. [16294117], [doi]  [abs]
  41. Kollins, SH; McClernon, FJ; Fuemmeler, BF (2005). Association between smoking and attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder symptoms in a population-based sample of young adults.. Archives of General Psychiatry, 62(10), 1142-1147. [16203959], [doi]  [abs]
  42. Meyer, EA; Fuemmeler, BF (2005). Commentary: psychosocial functioning of children and adolescents surviving cancer: the junior investigators' perspective.. Journal of Pediatric Psychology, 30(1), 47-49. [15610984]
  43. Fuemmeler, B. F., Mullins, L. L., Van Pelt, J., Carpentier, M. Y., & Parkhurst, J. (2005).  Posttraumatic stress symptoms and distress among parents of children with cancer.  Children’s Health Care, 34 (4), 289 - 304..
  44. Fuemmeler, BF (2004). Bridging disciplines: an introduction to the special issue on public health and pediatric psychology.. Journal of Pediatric Psychology, 29(6), 405-414. [15277584], [doi]
  45. Wiecha, JL; El Ayadi, AM; Fuemmeler, BF; Carter, JE; Handler, S; Johnson, S; Strunk, N; Korzec-Ramirez, D; Gortmaker, SL (2004). Diffusion of an integrated health education program in an urban school system: planet health.. Journal of Pediatric Psychology, 29(6), 467-474. [15277589], [doi]  [abs]
  46. Fuemmeler, B. F. (2004).  Promotion of Health Behaviors.  In R. T. Brown (Ed).  Handbook of Pediatric Psychology in the School Setting (pp. 81-98).  Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Lawrence Earlbaum.
  47. Mullins, L. L, Fuemmeler, B. F., Hoff, A., Chaney, J. M., Van Pelt, J., Ewing, C. A. (2004). The relationship of parental overprotection and perceived child vulnerability to depressive symptomotology in children with type 1 diabetes mellitus: The moderating influence of parenting stress. Children’s Health Care, 33, 21-34..
  48. Brown, R. T., Fuemmeler, B. F., & Forti, E. M. (2003).  Health disparity and access to care.  In M. Roberts (Ed), 3rd edition. Handbook of Pediatric Psychology (pp. 683- 695).  New York: The Guilford Press.
  49. Fuemmeler, B. F., Brown, R. T., Williams, L. L., & Barredo, J. (2003).  Repressive adaptation and adjustment of children with cancer and their caregivers: moderating influences of family functioning.  Family, Systems and Health, 21, 263-276..
  50. FUEMMELER, B (2002). Survivors of childhood brain tumors : behavioral, emotional, and social adjustment. Clin Psychol Rev, 22(4), 547-585. [12094511], [doi]  [abs]
  51. Fuemmeler, B. F., Elkin, T. D., & Mullins, L. L. (2002).  Survivors of Childhood Brain Tumors: Behavioral, Emotional, and Social Adjustment.  Clinical Psychology Review, 22, 547 - 585. .
  52. Fuemmeler, B. F., Taylor, C., Metz, A. E., & Brown, R. T. (2002). Risk taking and smoking tendency among primarily African American school children: moderating influences of peer social pressure.  Journal of Clinical Psychology in Medical Settings, 9, 323-330..
  53. Fuemmeler, B. F., Mullins, L. L, & Marx, B. P. (2001).  Posttraumatic stress and general distress among parents of children surviving a brain tumor.  Children’s Health Care, 30, 169-182..
  54. Mullins, L. L., Cote, M. P., Fuemmeler, B. F., Jean, V. M., Beatty, W.W., & Paul, R. H. (2001).  Illness intrusiveness, illness uncertainty, and psychological adjustment in individuals with multiple sclerosis.  Rehabilitation Psychology, 46, 139-153..
  55. Fuemmeler, B. F., Yang, C., Costanzo, P., Hoyle, R.H., Siegler, I.C., Williams, R.B., Ostbye, T. (in press). Parenting styles and BMI trajectories from adolescence into adulthood: A longitudinal study of the Add Health cohort. Health Psychology.
  56. Fuemmeler, B.F., Lovelady, C.A., Zucker, N.L., Ostbye, T. (in press). Parental obesity moderates relationship between childhood appetitive traits and weight. Obesity.
  57. Fuemmeler, B.F., Pendzich, M.K., Clark, K., Rossoff, P., Blatt, J., Lovelady , C., Demark-Wahnefried, W. (in press). Changes in weight, body composition, diet, and physical activity during the first year of treatment for childhood acute leukemia and lymphoma. Journal of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology .
  58. Ranby, K.W., Boynton, M.H., Kollins, S. H., McClernon, J., Yang, C., & Fuemmeler, B.F. (in press). Understanding the phenotypic structure of ADHD in a US population-based sample. Journal of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology.  .

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