Mercedes R Carnethon

  • 24966 Citations
1999 …2025
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Research Interests

Epidemiologic studies of cardiovascular disease, with a focus on health behaviors including diet, physical activity and sleep and in populations defined by race/ethnicity, age and gender.

Education/Academic qualification

PhD, University of North Carolina

… → 2000

Research interests

  • Cardiovascular Diseases
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Endocrinology
  • Epidemiology
  • Kidney
  • Metabolism
  • Nutritional and Metabolic Diseases
  • Public Health
  • Sleep and Sleep Disorders

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Grants 1999 2025

Research Output 2000 2019

1 Citation (Scopus)

10-Year Risk Equations for Incident Heart Failure in the General Population

Khan, S. S., Ning, H., Shah, S. J., Yancy, C. W., Carnethon, M. R., Berry, J. D., Mentz, R. J., O'Brien, E., Correa, A., Suthahar, N., de Boer, R. A., Wilkins, J. T. & Lloyd-Jones, D. M., May 21 2019, In : Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 73, 19, p. 2388-2397 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heart Failure
Primary Prevention

Association of Childhood History of Parental Incarceration and Juvenile Justice Involvement With Mental Health in Early Adulthood

Heard-Garris, N. J., Sacotte, K. A., Winkelman, T. N. A., Cohen, A., Ekwueme, P. O., Barnert, E., Carnethon, M. R. & Davis, M. M., Sep 4 2019, In : JAMA network open. 2, 9, p. e1910465

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Social Justice
Mental Health
Mental Health Associations
Odds Ratio
Criminal Law

Association of Fitness With Racial Differences in Chronic Kidney Disease

Paluch, A. E., Pool, L. R., Isakova, T., Lewis, C. E., Mehta, R. C., Schreiner, P. J., Sidney, S., Wolf, M. & Carnethon, M. R., Jul 1 2019, In : American Journal of Preventive Medicine. 57, 1, p. 68-76 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chronic Renal Insufficiency
Glomerular Filtration Rate
Blood Pressure
Exercise Test

Association of Social Adversity with Comorbid Diabetes and Depression Symptoms in the Hispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latinos Sociocultural Ancillary Study: A Syndemic Framework

McCurley, J. L., Gutierrez, A. P., Bravin, J. I., Schneiderman, N., Reina, S. A., Khambaty, T., Castañeda, S. F., Smoller, S., Daviglus, M. L., O'Brien, M. J., Carnethon, M. R., Isasi, C. R., Perreira, K. M., Talavera, G. A., Yang, M. & Gallo, L. C., Mar 27 2019, In : Annals of Behavioral Medicine. 53, 11, p. 975-987 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hispanic Americans
Odds Ratio
1 Citation (Scopus)

Associations of accelerometer-measured sedentary time and physical activity with prospectively assessed cardiometabolic risk factors: The CARDIA study

Whitaker, K. M., Gabriel, K. P., Buman, M. P., Pereira, M. A., Jacobs, D. R., Reis, J. P., Gibbs, B. B., Carnethon, M. R., Staudenmayer, J., Sidney, S. & Sternfeld, B., Jan 1 2019, In : Journal of the American Heart Association. 8, 1, e010212.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Young Adult
Coronary Vessels
Waist Circumference
HDL Cholesterol