Meena N Shankar

Meena N Shankar,

Research Coordinator II

Department: Department of Clinical and Health Psychology
Business Email: mns@phhp.ufl.edu

Board Certifications

  • Certified Clinical Research Coordinator
    ACRP
  • Licensed Dietitian/Nutritionist
    Florida Department of Health
  • Registered Dietitian/Nutritionist
    Commission on Dietetic Registration

Research Profile

Open Researcher and Contributor ID (ORCID)

0009-0005-3792-966X

Publications

2024
Investigating Contextual Notifications to Drive Self-Monitoring in mHealth Apps for Weight Maintenance
Proceedings of the CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems. [DOI] 10.1145/3613904.3641993.
2024
MyTrack+: Human-centered design of an mHealth app to support long-term weight loss maintenance.
Frontiers in digital health. 6 [DOI] 10.3389/fdgth.2024.1334058. [PMID] 38711677.
2024
Predicting high‐risk periods for weight regain following initial weight loss
Obesity. 32(1):41-49 [DOI] 10.1002/oby.23923. [PMID] 37919882.
2022
Differential impact of telehealth extended-care programs for weight-loss maintenance in African American versus white adults.
Journal of behavioral medicine. 45(4):580-588 [DOI] 10.1007/s10865-022-00291-9. [PMID] 35124742.
2022
Impact of transition from face-to-face to telehealth on behavioral obesity treatment during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Obesity (Silver Spring, Md.). 30(4):858-863 [DOI] 10.1002/oby.23383. [PMID] 35037410.
2020
Effect of Telehealth Extended Care for Maintenance of Weight Loss in Rural US Communities: A Randomized Clinical Trial.
JAMA network open. 3(6) [DOI] 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2020.6764. [PMID] 32539150.
2019
Design of the Rural LEAP randomized trial: An evaluation of extended-care programs for weight management delivered via group or individual telephone counseling.
Contemporary clinical trials. 76:55-63 [DOI] 10.1016/j.cct.2018.11.006. [PMID] 30408606.
2015
Practicality of intermittent fasting in humans and its effect on oxidative stress and genes related to aging and metabolism.
Rejuvenation research. 18(2):162-72 [DOI] 10.1089/rej.2014.1624. [PMID] 25546413.
2013
Long-term safety of dichloroacetate in congenital lactic acidosis.
Molecular genetics and metabolism. 109(2):139-43 [DOI] 10.1016/j.ymgme.2013.03.019. [PMID] 23611579.
2013
Metabolite profile analysis reveals functional effects of 28-day vitamin B-6 restriction on one-carbon metabolism and tryptophan catabolic pathways in healthy men and women.
The Journal of nutrition. 143(11):1719-27 [DOI] 10.3945/jn.113.180588. [PMID] 23966327.
2012
Long-Term Safety of Dichloroacetate in Congenital Lactic Acidosis
Mitochondrion. 12(5) [DOI] 10.1016/j.mito.2012.07.019.
2012
Marginal vitamin B-6 deficiency decreases plasma (n-3) and (n-6) PUFA concentrations in healthy men and women.
The Journal of nutrition. 142(10):1791-7 [PMID] 22955512.
2011
Genomic analysis, cytokine expression, and microRNA profiling reveal biomarkers of human dietary zinc depletion and homeostasis.
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 108(52):20970-5 [DOI] 10.1073/pnas.1117207108. [PMID] 22171008.
2008
Use of modified cornstarch therapy to extend fasting in glycogen storage disease types Ia and Ib.
The American journal of clinical nutrition. 88(5):1272-6 [PMID] 18996862.
2006
The gluten-free, casein-free diet in autism: results of a preliminary double blind clinical trial.
Journal of autism and developmental disorders. 36(3):413-20 [PMID] 16555138.

Contact Details

Emails:
Business:
mns@phhp.ufl.edu
Addresses:
Business Mailing:
PO BOX 100165
COLLEGE OF PHHP
GAINESVILLE FL 326100165