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Melissa Hall Goodman
Southeast Area
Research Associate
melissa.goodman@ars.usda.gov
Phone: (662) 686-3918
Room 328
DELTA HEALTH ALLIANCE
435 STONEVILLE ROAD
STONEVILLE, MS, 38776


Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Gestational weight gain: results from the Delta Healthy Sprouts comparative impact trial - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (12-Jul-16)
Baseline demographic, anthropometric, psychosocial, and behavioral characteristics of rural, Southern women in early pregnacy - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Thomson, J.L., Tussing-Humphreys, L.M., Goodman, M.H., Olender, S. 2016. Baseline demographic, anthropometric, psychosocial, and behavioral characteristics of rural, Southern women in early pregnacy. Maternal and Child Health Journal. DOI: 10.1007/s10995-016-2016-y.
Moderators of intervention dose effects on diet quality and physical activity changes in a church-based, multicomponent, lifestyle study: Delta Body and Soul III - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Thomson, J.L., Zoellner, J.M., Tussing-Humphreys, L.M., Goodman, M.H. 2016. Moderators of intervention dose effects on diet quality and physical activity changes in a church-based, multicomponent, lifestyle study: Delta Body and Soul III . Health Education Research. 10.1093/her/cyw008.
Diet quality of a pregnant, primarily African American cohort residing in the Mississippi Delta: Delta Healthy Sprouts - (Abstract Only) - (28-Jan-16)
Psychosocial constructs were not mediators of intervention effects for dietary and physical activity outcomes in a church-based,lifestyle intervention: Delta Body and Soul III Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Thomson, J.L., Tussing-Humphreys, L.M., Zoellner, J.M., Goodman, M.H. 2016. Psychosocial constructs were not mediators of intervention effects for dietary and physical activity outcomes in a church-based,lifestyle intervention: Delta Body and Soul III. Public Health Nutrition. 2016;19 (11):2060-2069.10.1017/S1368980015003602.
Associations among maternal nutrition and infant birth outcomes in a cohort of pregnant, primarily African American, rural, Southern women: Delta Healthy Sprouts - (Abstract Only) - (02-Dec-15)
Participant adherence indicators predict changes in dietary, physical activity, and clinical outcomes in church-based, diet and supervised physical activity intervention: Delta Body and Soul III Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Thomson, J.L., Tussing-Humphreys, L.M., Goodman, M.H., Zoellner, J.M. 2015. Participant adherence indicators predict changes in dietary, physical activity, and clinical outcomes in church-based, diet and supervised physical activity intervention: Delta Body and Soul III. American Journal of Health Behavior. 39(3):409-420.
Diet quality and physical activity outcome improvements resulting from a church-based diet and supervised physical activity intervention for rural, southern, Africian American adults: Delta Body and Soul III - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Thomson, J.L., Goodman, M.H., Tussing-Humphreys, L.M. 2015. Diet quality and physical activity outcome improvements resulting from a church-based diet and supervised physical activity intervention for rural, southern, Africian American adults: Delta Body and Soul III. Journal of Health Promotion Practice. DOI: 101.1177/1524839914566851.
Delta healthy sprouts: a randomized comparative effectiveness trail to promote maternal weight control and reduce childhood obesity in the Mississippi Delta Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Thomson, J.L., Tussing-Humphreys, L.M., Goodman, M.H. 2014. Delta healthy sprouts: a randomized comparative effectiveness trail to promote maternal weight control and reduce childhood obesity in the Mississippi Delta. Contemporary Clinical Trials. 38:82-91.
Baseline characteristics of a pregnant, primarily African American cohort residing in the Mississippi Delta: delta healthy sprouts - (Abstract Only) - (19-Feb-14)
StartSmart: a randomized intervention to promote maternal weight control and reduce childhood obesity in the Mississippi Delta - (Abstract Only) - (13-Feb-13)
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