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Richard E Boles

TitleAssociate Professor
InstitutionUniversity of Colorado Denver - Anschutz Medical Campus

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    K23DK087826     (BOLES, RICHARD)Sep 15, 2011 - Jun 30, 2016
    Environmental Influences on Early Childhood Obesity
    Role: Principal Investigator

    R03DK107945     (BOLES, RICHARD)Jan 15, 2016 - Dec 31, 2017
    Family and Home Environment Factors Impacting Sleep Duration During Early Childhood
    Role: Principal Investigator

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    1. Hibbs-Shipp SK, Boles RE, Johnson SL, McCloskey ML, Hobbs S, Bellows LL. Development of a Quality Score for the Home Food Environment Using the Home-IDEA2 and the Healthy Eating Index-2010. Nutrients. 2019 Feb 12; 11(2). PMID: 30759760.
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    2. Bellows LL, Boles RE, Hibbs-Shipp SK, Burdell A, Johnson SL. Checklist to Capture Food, Physical Activity, and Sedentary Devices in the Home Environment: The Home Inventory Describing Eating and Activity (Home-IDEA2). J Nutr Educ Behav. 2019 Feb 04. PMID: 30733165.
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    3. Boles RE, Johnson SL, Burdell A, Davies PL, Gavin WJ, Bellows LL. Home food availability and child intake among rural families identified to be at-risk for health disparities. Appetite. 2018 Dec 13; 134:135-141. PMID: 30553878.
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    4. Cardel MI, Tong S, Pavela G, Dhurandhar E, Miller D, Boles R, Haemer M. Youth Subjective Social Status (SSS) is Associated with Parent SSS, Income, and Food Insecurity but not Weight Loss Among Low-Income Hispanic Youth. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2018 Dec; 26(12):1923-1930. PMID: 30421861.
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    5. Njardvik U, Gunnarsdottir T, Olafsdottir AS, Craighead LW, Boles RE, Bjarnason R. Incorporating Appetite Awareness Training Within Family-Based Behavioral Treatment of Pediatric Obesity: A Randomized Controlled Pilot Study. J Pediatr Psychol. 2018 Oct 01; 43(9):1017-1027. PMID: 30010923.
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    6. Andersen LM, Boles RE, Kaar JL, Gance-Cleveland B, Gauthier KI, Cason-Wilkerson R, Federspiel D, Valenzuela M, Thompson DA. Use of the Delphi Technique to Obtain Community Input on Leading Contributors to Early Childhood Obesity in Latino Communities. Hisp Health Care Int. 2018 09; 16(3):113-119. PMID: 30207164.
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    7. Knierim SD, Moore SL, Raghunath SG, Yun L, Boles RE, Davidson AJ. Home Visitations for Delivering an Early Childhood Obesity Intervention in Denver: Parent and Patient Navigator Perspectives. Matern Child Health J. 2018 Jun 23. PMID: 29936658.
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    8. Thompson DA, Johnson SL, Schmiege SJ, Vandewater EA, Boles RE, Lev J, Tschann JM. Beliefs About Child TV Viewing in Low-Income Mexican American Parents of Preschoolers: Development of the Beliefs About Child TV Viewing Scale (B-TV). Matern Child Health J. 2018 06; 22(6):849-857. PMID: 29423583.
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    9. Thompson DA, Schmiege SJ, Johnson SL, Vandewater EA, Boles RE, Zambrana RE, Lev J, Tschann JM. Screen-Related Parenting Practices in Low-Income Mexican American Families. Acad Pediatr. 2018 Sep - Oct; 18(7):820-827. PMID: 29777781.
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    10. Bellows LL, Davies PL, Courtney JB, Gavin WJ, Johnson SL, Boles RE. Motor skill development in low-income, at-risk preschoolers: A community-based longitudinal intervention study. J Sci Med Sport. 2017 Nov; 20(11):997-1002. PMID: 28506451.
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    11. Rhodes ET, Boles RE, Chin K, Christison A, Testa EG, Guion K, Hawkins MJ, Petty CR, Sallinen Gaffka B, Santos M, Shaffer L, Tucker J, Hampl SE. Expectations for Treatment in Pediatric Weight Management and Relationship to Attrition. Child Obes. 2017 04; 13(2):120-127. PMID: 28092464.
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    12. Thompson DA, Johnson SL, Vandewater EA, Schmiege SJ, Boles RE, Lev J, Tschann JM. Parenting and Preschooler TV Viewing in Low-Income Mexican Americans: Development of the Parenting Practices Regarding TV Viewing (PPRTV) Scale. J Dev Behav Pediatr. 2016 Jul-Aug; 37(6):465-74. PMID: 27355878.
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    13. Boles RE, Halbower AC, Daniels S, Gunnarsdottir T, Whitesell N, Johnson SL. Family Chaos and Child Functioning in Relation to Sleep Problems Among Children at Risk for Obesity. Behav Sleep Med. 2017 Mar-Apr; 15(2):114-128. PMID: 26745822.
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    14. Johnson SL, Davies PL, Boles RE, Gavin WJ, Bellows LL. Young Children's Food Neophobia Characteristics and Sensory Behaviors Are Related to Their Food Intake. J Nutr. 2015 Nov; 145(11):2610-6. PMID: 26423739.
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    15. Yun L, Boles RE, Haemer MA, Knierim S, Dickinson LM, Mancinas H, Hambidge SJ, Davidson AJ. A randomized, home-based, childhood obesity intervention delivered by patient navigators. BMC Public Health. 2015 May 23; 15:506. PMID: 26002612; PMCID: PMC4492174.
    16. Boles RE, Yun L, Hambidge SJ, Davidson A. Influencing the Home Food and Activity Environment of Families of Preschool Children Receiving Home-Based Treatment for Obesity. Clin Pediatr (Phila). 2015 Dec; 54(14):1387-90. PMID: 25676834; PMCID: PMC4534366.
    17. Boles RE, Gunnarsdottir T. Family meals protect against obesity: exploring the mechanisms. J Pediatr. 2015 Feb; 166(2):220-1. PMID: 25454313; PMCID: PMC4377820.
    18. Towner EK, Reiter-Purtill J, Boles RE, Zeller MH. Predictors of caregiver feeding practices differentiating persistently obese from persistently non-overweight adolescents. Appetite. 2015 Jan; 84:120-7. PMID: 25246031; PMCID: PMC4376252.
    19. Shadlow JO, Boles RE, Roberts MC, Winston L. Native American Children and Their Reports of Hope: Construct Validation of the Children's Hope Scale. J Child Fam Stud. 2015 Jun; 24(6):1707-1714. PMID: 26622164.
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    20. Boles RE, Burdell A, Johnson SL, Gavin WJ, Davies PL, Bellows LL. Home food and activity assessment. Development and validation of an instrument for diverse families of young children. Appetite. 2014 Sep; 80:23-7. PMID: 24798760; PMCID: PMC4104664.
    21. Johnson SL, Boles RE, Burger KS. Using participant hedonic ratings of food images to construct data driven food groupings. Appetite. 2014 Aug; 79:189-96. PMID: 24769294; PMCID: PMC4104662.
    22. Bellows LL, Johnson SL, Davies PL, Anderson J, Gavin WJ, Boles RE. The Colorado LEAP study: rationale and design of a study to assess the short term longitudinal effectiveness of a preschool nutrition and physical activity program. BMC Public Health. 2013 Dec 09; 13:1146. PMID: 24321701; PMCID: PMC3867674.
    23. Boles RE, Reiter-Purtill J, Zeller MH. Persistently obese youth: interactions between parenting styles and feeding practices with child temperament. Clin Pediatr (Phila). 2013 Dec; 52(12):1098-106. PMID: 23884967; PMCID: PMC3823689.
    24. Boles RE, Scharf C, Filigno SS, Saelens BE, Stark LJ. Differences in home food and activity environments between obese and healthy weight families of preschool children. J Nutr Educ Behav. 2013 May-Jun; 45(3):222-31. PMID: 23380192; PMCID: PMC3640661.
    25. Cushing CC, Bishop-Gilyard CT, Boles RE, Reiter-Purtill J, Zeller MH. Caregiver concern in adolescents with persistent obesity: the importance of quality of life assessment. J Dev Behav Pediatr. 2013 Jan; 34(1):9-14. PMID: 23275053; PMCID: PMC3593190.
    26. Brannon EE, Kuhl ES, Boles RE, Aylward BS, Ratcliff MB, Valenzuela JM, Johnson SL, Powers SW. Strategies for Recruitment and Retention of Families from Low-Income, Ethnic Minority Backgrounds in a Longitudinal Study of Caregiver Feeding and Child Weight. Child Health Care. 2013; 42(3):198-213. PMID: 24078763.
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    27. Davis AM, James RL, Boles RE, Goetz JR, Belmont J, Malone B. The use of TeleMedicine in the treatment of paediatric obesity: feasibility and acceptability. Matern Child Nutr. 2011 Jan; 7(1):71-9. PMID: 21108739; PMCID: PMC3071528.
    28. Stark LJ, Spear S, Boles R, Kuhl E, Ratcliff M, Scharf C, Bolling C, Rausch J. A pilot randomized controlled trial of a clinic and home-based behavioral intervention to decrease obesity in preschoolers. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2011 Jan; 19(1):134-41. PMID: 20395948; PMCID: PMC4374622.
    29. Boles RE, Nelson TD, Chamberlin LA, Valenzuela JM, Sherman SN, Johnson SL, Powers SW. Confirmatory factor analysis of the Child Feeding Questionnaire among low-income African American families of preschool children. Appetite. 2010 Apr; 54(2):402-5. PMID: 20043964; PMCID: PMC4372241.
    30. Boles RE, Scharf C, Stark LJ. Developing a Treatment Program for Obesity in Preschool Age Children: Preliminary Data. Child Health Care. 2010 Jan 01; 39(1):34. PMID: 20174613.
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    31. Bolling C, Crosby L, Boles R, Stark L. How pediatricians can improve diet and activity for overweight preschoolers: a qualitative study of parental attitudes. Acad Pediatr. 2009 May-Jun; 9(3):172-8. PMID: 19450777; PMCID: PMC4374621.
    32. Zeller MH, Boles RE, Reiter-Purtill J. The additive and interactive effects of parenting style and temperament in obese youth seeking treatment. Int J Obes (Lond). 2008 Oct; 32(10):1474-80. PMID: 18698318; PMCID: PMC3541051.
    33. Davis AM, Boles RE, James RL, Sullivan DK, Donnelly JE, Swirczynski DL, Goetz J. Health behaviors and weight status among urban and rural children. Rural Remote Health. 2008 Apr-Jun; 8(2):810. PMID: 18426334; PMCID: PMC2702202.
    34. Boles RE, Roberts MC. Supervising children during parental distractions. J Pediatr Psychol. 2008 Sep; 33(8):833-41. PMID: 18334495; PMCID: PMC2493508.
    35. Boles RE, Roberts MC, Vernberg EM. Treating non-retentive encopresis with rewarded scheduled toilet visits. Behav Anal Pract. 2008; 1(2):68-72. PMID: 22477690; PMCID: PMC2846588.
    36. Boles RE, Roberts MC, Brown KJ, Mayes S. Children's risk taking behaviors: the role of child-based perceptions of vulnerability and temperament. J Pediatr Psychol. 2005 Oct-Nov; 30(7):562-70. PMID: 16166245.
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    37. Brown KJ, Roberts MC, Mayes S, Boles RE. Effects of parental viewing of children's risk behavior on home safety practices. J Pediatr Psychol. 2005 Oct-Nov; 30(7):571-80. PMID: 16166246.
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