Erica Soltero Lab

Soltero Lab Publications




Yields and costs of recruitment methods with participant phenotypic characteristics for a diabetes prevention research study in an underrepresented pediatric population. Vander Wyst KB, Olson ML, Hooker E, Soltero EG, Konopken YP, Keller CS, Castro FG, Williams AN, Fernández ADR, Patrick DL, Ayers SL, Hu HH, Peña A, Pimentel J, Knowler WC, Shaibi GQ.Trials. 2020 Aug 14;21(1):716. doi: 10.1186/s13063-020-04658-8.PMID: 32799920 

Stakeholder perspectives and sustainability of an integrated care model for the prevention and management of obesity: the Childhood Obesity Research Demonstration (CORD) project. Lee RE, Parker NH, Hallett AM, Kao D, Modelska MJ, Rifai HS, Soltero EG, O'Connor DP.Transl Behav Med. 2020 Jul 15:ibaa058. doi: 10.1093/tbm/ibaa058. Online ahead of print.PMID: 32667038

Familism, Self-Esteem, and Weight-Specific Quality of Life Among Latinx Adolescents With Obesity. Arévalo Avalos MR, Ayers SL, Patrick DL, Jager J, Castro FG, Konopken YP, Olson ML, Keller CS, Soltero EG, Williams AN, Shaibi GQ.J Pediatr Psychol. 2020 Sep 1;45(8):848-857. doi: 10.1093/jpepsy/jsaa047.PMID: 32632446

Sex as a moderator of body composition following a randomized controlled lifestyle intervention among Latino youth with obesity. Vander Wyst KB, Olson ML, Keller CS, Soltero EG, Williams AN, Peña A, Ayers SL, Jager J, Shaibi GQ.Pediatr Obes. 2020 Jun;15(6):e12620. doi: 10.1111/ijpo.12620. Epub 2020 Feb 18.PMID: 32072749 

Evaluating a pragmatic estimate of insulin sensitivity in Latino youth with obesity. Peña A, Olson ML, Soltero EG, Lee C, Toledo MJ, Ayers SL, Shaibi GQ.Clin Obes. 2020 Apr;10(2):e12353. doi: 10.1111/cob.12353. Epub 2020 Jan 21.PMID: 31962378




Cross-Country Comparison of School Neighborhood Food Environments in Houston, Texas and Guadalajara, Mexico. Soltero EG, Ledoux TA, O'Connor DP, Moore QL, Berger Cardoso J, Lee RE.J Prim Prev. 2019 Dec;40(6):591-606. doi: 10.1007/s10935-019-00568-x.PMID: 31655950

Lessons Learned From Implementing of Garden Education Program in Early Child Care. Soltero EG, Parker NH, Mama DrPH SK, Ledoux TA, Lee RE.Health Promot Pract. 2019 Aug 30:1524839919868215. doi: 10.1177/1524839919868215. Online ahead of print.PMID: 31470753

Sustainability via Active Garden Education: Translating Policy to Practice in Early Care and Education. Lee RE, Soltero EG, Ledoux TA, Sahnoune I, Saavadra F, Mama SK, McNeill LH.J Sch Health. 2019 Apr;89(4):257-266. doi: 10.1111/josh.12734. Epub 2019 Feb 5.PMID: 30723904 

Design and methodology of a cluster-randomized trial in early care and education centers to meet physical activity guidelines: Sustainability via Active Garden Education (SAGE). Lee RE, Lorenzo E, Szeszulski J, Arriola A, Bruening M, Estabrooks PA, Hill J, Marsiglia FF, O'Connor T, Pollins KS, Shaibi GQ, Soltero E, Todd M.Contemp Clin Trials. 2019 Feb;77:8-18. doi: 10.1016/j.cct.2018.12.003. Epub 2018 Dec 12.PMID: 30550775
¡Viva Maryvale!: A Multilevel, Multisector Model to Community-Based Diabetes Prevention. Soltero EG, Ramos C, Williams AN, Hooker E, Mendez J, Wildy H, Davis K, Hernandez V, Contreras OA, Silva M, Lish E, Shaibi GQ.Am J Prev Med. 2019 Jan;56(1):58-65. doi: 10.1016/j.amepre.2018.07.034.PMID: 30573148

Decreased GlycA after lifestyle intervention among obese, prediabetic adolescent Latinos. Olson ML, Rentería-Mexía A, Connelly MA, Vega-López S, Soltero EG, Konopken YP, Williams AN, Castro FG, Keller CS, Yang HP, Todd MW, Shaibi GQ.J Clin Lipidol. 2019 Jan-Feb;13(1):186-193. doi: 10.1016/j.jacl.2018.09.011. Epub 2018 Sep 22.PMID: 30342918 




Effects of a Community-Based Diabetes Prevention Program for Latino Youth with Obesity: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Soltero EG, Olson ML, Williams AN, Konopken YP, Castro FG, Arcoleo KJ, Keller CS, Patrick DL, Ayers SL, Barraza E, Shaibi GQ.Obesity (Silver Spring). 2018 Dec;26(12):1856-1865. doi: 10.1002/oby.22300. Epub 2018 Nov 14.PMID: 30426694

Socioeconomic status differences in food consumption following a laboratory-induced stressor. Langer SL, Soltero EG, Beresford SA, McGregor BA, Albano DL, Patrick DL, Bowen DJ.Health Psychol Open. 2018 Oct 12;5(2):2055102918804664. doi: 10.1177/2055102918804664. eCollection 2018 Jul-Dec.PMID: 30345065




Association of Discrimination and Stress With Cardiometabolic Risk Factors in Ethnic Minority Women. Shin CN, Soltero E, Mama SK, Sunseri C, Lee RE.Clin Nurs Res. 2017 Dec;26(6):694-712. doi: 10.1177/1054773816669448. Epub 2016 Sep 13.PMID: 27625035

Associations Between Objective and Self-Report Measures of Traffic and Crime Safety in Latino Parents of Preschool Children. Soltero EG, Cerin E, Lee RE, O'Connor TM.J Immigr Minor Health. 2017 Oct;19(5):1109-1120. doi: 10.1007/s10903-016-0498-8.PMID: 27680746

Contribution of Psychosocial Factors to Physical Activity in Women of Color in the Saving Lives Staying Active (SALSA) Study. Mama SK, McNeill LH, Soltero EG, Orlando Edwards R, Lee RE.J Aging Phys Act. 2017 Jul;25(3):351-359. doi: 10.1123/japa.2015-0239. Epub 2017 Jun 28.PMID: 27834574

Preventing diabetes in obese Latino youth with prediabetes: a study protocol for a randomized controlled trial. Soltero EG, Konopken YP, Olson ML, Keller CS, Castro FG, Williams AN, Patrick DL, Ayers S, Hu HH, Sandoval M, Pimentel J, Knowler WC, Frick KD, Shaibi GQ.BMC Public Health. 2017 Mar 16;17(1):261. doi: 10.1186/s12889-017-4174-2.PMID: 28302101

Sustainability via Active Garden Education (SAGE): results from two feasibility pilot studies. Lee RE, Parker NH, Soltero EG, Ledoux TA, Mama SK, McNeill L.BMC Public Health. 2017 Mar 10;17(1):242. doi: 10.1186/s12889-017-4163-5.PMID: 28283032

Characterization of the School Neighborhood Food Environment in Three Mexican Cities. Soltero EG, Ortiz Hernández L, Jauregui E, Lévesque L, Lopez Y Taylor J, Barquera S, Lee RE.Ecol Food Nutr. 2017 Mar-Apr;56(2):139-151. doi: 10.1080/03670244.2016.1274261. Epub 2017 Jan 19.PMID: 28103081

Improved Physical Activity Screening Enhances Intervention Effectiveness in Ethnic Minority Women: A Longitudinal Study. Mama SK, Leach HJ, Soltero EG, Lee RE.Health Promot Pract. 2017 Jan;18(1):54-61. doi: 10.1177/1524839916657325. Epub 2016 Jul 9.PMID: 27357202

Applying the RE-AIM conceptual framework for the promotion of physical activity in low- and middle-income countries. Lee RE, Galavíz KI, Soltero EG, Rosales Chavez J, Jauregui E, Lévesque L, Ortiz Hernández L, Lopez y Taylor J, Estabrooks PA. Revista Latino-Americana de Enfermagem, 25. 2017;25:e2923




The impact of religiosity on dietary habits and physical activity in minority women participating in the Health is Power (HIP) study. Ansari S, Soltero EG, Lorenzo E, Lee RE.Prev Med Rep. 2016 Dec 21;5:210-213. doi: 10.1016/j.pmedr.2016.12.012. eCollection 2017 Mar.PMID: 28070479 

A Multisite Study of Environmental Correlates of Active Commuting to School in Mexican Children. Jauregui A, Soltero E, Santos-Luna R, Hernández-Barrera L, Barquera S, Jáuregui E, Lévesque L, López-Taylor J, Ortiz-Hernández L, Lee R.J Phys Act Health. 2016 Mar;13(3):325-32. doi: 10.1123/jpah.2014-0483. Epub 2015 Aug 13.PMID: 26284941

Influence of parental perception of school safety and gender on children's physical activity in Mexico: A cross sectional study. Hutchens A, Soltero EG, Barquera S, Lévesque L, Jauregui E, Lopez y Taylor J, Lee RE. Salud Publica Mex. 2016;58(1):7-15. PMID: 26879502.

Disentangling associations of neighborhood street scale elements with physical activity in Mexican school children. Lee RE, Soltero EG, Jáuregui A, Mama SK, Barquera S, Jáuregui E, Lopez y Taylor J, Ortiz Hernández L, Lévesque L. Environ Behav. 2016;48(1):150-71.




Feasibility and Acceptability of Adapting the Eating in the Absence of Hunger Assessment for Preschoolers in the Classroom Setting. Soltero EG, Ledoux T, Lee RE.Eat Behav. 2015 Dec;19:68-71. doi: 10.1016/j.eatbeh.2015.06.006. Epub 2015 Jul 2.PMID: 26172567

Are physical activity studies in Hispanics meeting reporting guidelines for continuous monitoring technology? A systematic review. Layne CS, Parker NH, Soltero EG, Rosales Chavez J, O'Connor DP, Gallagher MR, Lee RE.BMC Public Health. 2015 Sep 18;15:917. doi: 10.1186/s12889-015-2266-4.PMID: 26384488

Does social support mediate the relationship among neighborhood disadvantage, incivilities, crime and physical activity? Soltero EG, Hernandez DC, O'Connor DP, Lee RE.Prev Med. 2015 Mar;72:44-9. doi: 10.1016/j.ypmed.2014.12.030. Epub 2015 Jan 3.PMID: 25562756

Contribution of neighborhood income and access to quality physical activity resources to physical activity in ethnic minority women over time. Lee RE, Mama SK, Adamus-Leach HJ, Soltero EG.Am J Health Promot. 2015 Mar-Apr;29(4):210-6. doi: 10.4278/ajhp.130403-QUAN-148. Epub 2014 Feb 13.PMID: 24524382