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Bradley M. Appelhans, PhD

Bradley M. Appelhans, PhD
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  • Psychology, Clinical
Faculty Rank: Assistant Professor
Medical or Graduate Education: Arizona State University
Internship: University of Illinois Medical Center - Clinical Psychology
Fellowship: Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine - Cancer Prevention and Control
Clinical Expertise:
  • Stress management
  • Weight management
Research Interests:
  • Neurobehavioral processes that promote obesity
  • Novel approaches to the prevention of obesity-related diseases
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Below is a list of scientific publications for which this practitioner was either the primary author or a contributor. Citations come from PubMed, a database of biomedical literature, life science journals and online books. PubMed is a service of the US Library of Medicine at the National Institutes of Health. Click on the title of the cited work for more information (this will take you directly to Listings go back five years.

  1. Beverages contribute extra calories to meals and daily energy intake in overweight and obese women.
    Appelhans BM, Bleil ME, Waring ME, Schneider KL, Nackers LM, Busch AM, Whited MC, Pagoto SL
    Physiol. Behav.
    2013 Sep 14
  2. Food Insecurity Is Linked to a Food Environment Promoting Obesity in Households With Children.
    Nackers LM, Appelhans BM
    J Nutr Educ Behav
    2013 Nov-Dec
  3. Feasibility and acceptability of Internet grocery service in an urban food desert, Chicago, 2011-2012.
    Appelhans BM, Lynch EB, Martin MA, Nackers LM, Cail V, Woodrick N.
    Prev Chronic Dis. 2013
    2013 May 2
    10:E67. doi: 10.5888/pcd10.120299.
  4. Reliable change in depression during behavioral weight loss treatment among women with major depression.
    Busch AM, Whited MC, Appelhans BM, Schneider KL, Waring ME, Debiasse MA, Oleski JL, Crawford SL, Pagoto SL.
    Obesity (Silver Spring). 2013
    2013 Mar
    21(3):E211-8. doi: 10.1002/oby.20113.
  5. Sleep duration and weight change in midlife women: the SWAN sleep study.
    Appelhans BM, Janssen I, Cursio JF, Matthews KA, Hall M, Gold EB, Burns JW, Kravitz HM.
    Obesity (Silver Spring). 2013
    2013 Jan
    21(1):77-84. doi: 10.1002/oby.20251.
  6. A call for an end to the diet debates.
    Pagoto SL, Appelhans BM
    2013 Aug 21
  7. Childhood adversity and pubertal timing: Understanding the origins of adulthood cardiovascular risk.
    Bleil ME, Adler NE, Appelhans BM, Gregorich SE, Sternfeld B, Cedars MI.
    Biol Psychol. 2013
    2013 Apr
    93(1):213-9. doi: 10.1016/j.biopsycho.2013.02.005. Epub 2013 Feb 18.
  8. Delay discounting and intake of ready-to-eat and away-from-home foods in overweight and obese women.
    Appelhans BM, Waring ME, Schneider KL, Pagoto SL, Debiasse MA, Whited MC, Lynch EB.
    Appetite. 2012
    2012 Oct
    59(2):576-84. doi: 10.1016/j.appet.2012.07.009. Epub 2012 Jul 20.
  9. Pubertal timing, androgens, and obesity phenotypes in women at midlife.
    Bleil ME, Appelhans BM, Adler NE, Gregorich SE, Sternfeld B, Cedars MI.
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2012
    2012 Oct
    97(10):E1948-52. doi: 10.1210/jc.2012-1972. Epub 2012 Aug 3.
  10. How well does the body adiposity index capture adiposity change in midlife women?: The SWAN fat patterning study.
    Appelhans BM, Kazlauskaite R, Karavolos K, Janssen I, Kravitz HM, Dugan S, Burns JW, Shipp-Johnson K, Powell LH.
    Am J Hum Biol. 2012
    2012 Nov-Dec
    24(6):866-9. doi: 10.1002/ajhb.22330. Epub 2012 Sep 27.
  11. Depression severity, diet quality, and physical activity in women with obesity and depression.
    Appelhans BM, Whited MC, Schneider KL, Ma Y, Oleski JL, Merriam PA, Waring ME, Olendzki BC, Mann DM, Ockene IS, Pagoto SL.
    J Acad Nutr Diet. 2012
    2012 May
    112(5):693-8. doi: 10.1016/j.jand.2012.02.006. Epub 2012 Apr 25.
  12. Sleep Duration and Weight Change in Midlife Women: The SWAN Sleep Study.
    Appelhans BM, Janssen I, Cursio JF, Matthews KA, Hall M, Gold EB, Burns JW, Kravitz HM.
    Obesity (Silver Spring). 2012
    2012 Jun 25. doi: 10.1038/oby.2012.175. [Epub ahead of print]
  13. The emotional eating scale. Can a self-report measure predict observed emotional eating?
    Schneider KL, Panza E, Appelhans BM, Whited MC, Oleski JL, Pagoto SL.
    Appetite. 2012
    2012 Apr
    58(2):563-6. doi: 10.1016/j.appet.2012.01.012. Epub 2012 Jan 14.
  14. Socioeconomic status, energy cost, and nutrient content of supermarket food purchases.
    Appelhans BM, Milliron BJ, Woolf K, Johnson TJ, Pagoto SL, Schneider KL, Whited MC, Ventrelle JC.
    Am J Prev Med. 2012
    2012 Apr
    42(4):398-402. doi: 10.1016/j.amepre.2011.12.007.
  15. Association of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and Obesity in a Nationally Representative Sample.
    Pagoto SL, Schneider KL, Bodenlos JS, Appelhans BM, Whited MC, Ma Y, Lemon SC.
    Obesity (Silver Spring).
    2011 Oct 20
    doi: 10.1038/oby.2011.318
  16. A Point-of-Purchase Intervention Featuring In-Person Supermarket Education Affects Healthful Food Purchases.
    Milliron BJ, Woolf K, Appelhans BM.
    J Nutr Educ Behav.
    2011 Nov 18
  17. Response style and vulnerability to anger-induced eating in obese adults.
    Appelhans BM, Whited MC, Schneider KL, Oleski J, Pagoto SL.
    Eat Behav.
    2011 Jan
  18. Time to abandon the notion of personal choice in dietary counseling for obesity?
    Appelhans BM, Whited MC, Schneider KL, Pagoto SL.
    J Am Diet Assoc.
    2011 Aug
  19. Inhibiting Food Reward: Delay Discounting, Food Reward Sensitivity, and Palatable Food Intake in Overweight and Obese Women.
    Appelhans BM, Woolf K, Pagoto SL, Schneider KL, Whited MC, Liebman R.
    Obesity (Silver Spring).
    2011 Apr 7
  20. HPA axis response to stress predicts short-term snack intake in obese women.
    Appelhans BM, Pagoto SL, Peters EN, Spring BJ.
    2010 Feb
  21. Trait anxiety, but not trait anger, predisposes obese individuals to emotional eating.
    Schneider KL, Appelhans BM, Whited MC, Oleski J, Pagoto SL.
    2010 Dec
  22. Circulating leptin moderates the effect of stress on snack intake independent of body mass.
    Appelhans BM.
    Eat Behav.
    2010 Aug
  23. Emotional and cardiovascular sensitization to daily stress following childhood parental loss.
    Luecken LJ, Kraft A, Appelhans BM, Enders C.
    Dev Psychol.
    2009 Jan
  24. Acute tryptophan depletion and sweet food consumption by overweight adults.
    Pagoto SL, Spring B, McChargue D, Hitsman B, Smith M, Appelhans B, Hedeker D.
    Eat Behav.
    2009 Jan
  25. Neurobehavioral inhibition of reward-driven feeding: implications for dieting and obesity.
    Appelhans BM.
    Obesity (Silver Spring).
    2009 Apr
  26. Abuse potential of carbohydrates for overweight carbohydrate cravers.
    Spring B, Schneider K, Smith M, Kendzor D, Appelhans B, Hedeker D, Pagoto S.
    Psychopharmacology (Berl).
    2008 May
  27. Nicotine effects on affective response in depression-prone smokers.
    Spring B, Cook JW, Appelhans B, Maloney A, Richmond M, Vaughn J, Vanderveen J, Hedeker D.
    Psychopharmacology (Berl).
    2008 Feb
  28. Heart rate variability and pain: associations of two interrelated homeostatic processes.
    Appelhans BM, Luecken LJ.
    Biol Psychol.
    2008 Feb

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