Dr. Oza-Frank is an epidemiologist and dietitian interested in clinical and translational research as it relates to childhood diabetes, obesity, growth; gestational diabetes; breastfeeding; prematurity; and preconception health.
Oza-Frank,Reena; Bhatia,Anisha; Smith,Christine. 2013. Combined Peer Counselor and Lactation Consultant Support Increases Breastfeeding in the NICU. BREASTFEEDING MEDICINE. Vol. 8, no. 6. (December): 509-510.
Rogers,Lynette,K; Graf,Amanda,E; Bhatia,Anisha; Leonhart,Karen,L; Oza-Frank,Reena. 2013. Associations between Maternal and Infant Morbidities and sRAGE within the First Week of Life in Extremely Preterm Infants. PLOS ONE. Vol. 8, no. 12. (December): ee82537.
Staimez,Lisa,R; Weber,Mary,Beth; Narayan,K,MVenkat; Oza-Frank,Reena. 2013. A systematic review of overweight, obesity, and type 2 diabetes among Asian American subgroups. Current diabetes reviews. Vol. 9, no. 4. (July): 312-331.
Oza-Frank R, Hade EM, Conrey EJ. 2012. Inter-rater reliability of Ohio school-based overweight and obesity surveillance data. Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. Vol. 112, no. September: 1410-4.
Weber MB, Oza-Frank R, Staimez LR, Ali MK, Narayan KMV. 2012. Type 2 Diabetes in Asians: Prevalence, Risk Factors, and Effectiveness of Behavioral Intervention at Individual and Population Levels. Annual Review of Nutrition. Vol. 21, no. August: 417-39.
Oza-Frank R, Chan C, Liu K, Burke G, Kanaya AM. 2012. Incidence of Type 2 Diabetes by Nativity Status in the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA). Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health. Vol. epub, no. July: eepub.
Oza-Frank R, Zavodny M, Cunningham SA. 2012. Beverage displacement between elementary to middle school, 2004-2007. Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. Vol. epub, no. July: eepub.
Oza-Frank, R. 2012. Postpartum diabetes testing among women with recent gestational diabetes mellitus history. In American Diabetes Association 72nd Scientific Sessions
Oza-Frank, R. 2012. Resources to improve care among women with a history of gestational diabetes: A provider perspective. In American Diabetes Association 72nd Scientific Sessions
Jaacks LM, Oza-Frank R, et al. 2012. Migration status in relation to clinical characteristics and barriers to care among youth with diabetes in the US. Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health. Vol. epub, no. April: eepub.
Oza-Frank R, Cunningham SA. 2012. Highlighting Resources to Study Cardiovascular Disease and Diabetes in U.S. Immigrants. ISRN Public Health. Vol. 2012, no. January: 1-9.
Oza-Frank,Reena; Siegal,Mark,D. 2011. Body mass index measurement in schools: partnering with oral health. JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH DENTISTRY. Vol. 71, no. 4. (October): 301-307.
Oza-Frank R; Stephenson R; Narayan KM. 2011. Diabetes prevalence by length of residence among US immigrants. Journal Of Immigrant And Minority Health / Center For Minority Public Health. Vol. 13, no. 1. (February): e1.
Oza-Frank R; Narayan KM. 2010. Effect of length of residence on overweight by region of birth and age at arrival among US immigrants. Public Health Nutrition. Vol. 13, no. 6. (June): e868.
Luo M; Oza-Frank R; Narayan KM; Gokulakrishnan K; Mohan V. 2010. Serum total adiponectin is associated with impaired glucose tolerance in Asian Indian females but not in males. Journal Of Diabetes Science And Technology. Vol. 4, no. 3. (May): e645.
Oza-Frank R; Cunningham SA. 2010. The weight of US residence among immigrants: a systematic review. Obesity Reviews: An Official Journal Of The International Association For The Study Of Obesity. Vol. 11, no. 4. (April): e271.
Oza-Frank R; Narayan KM. 2010. Overweight and diabetes prevalence among US immigrants. American Journal Of Public Health. Vol. 100, no. 4. (April): e661.
Oza-Frank R, Cunningham SA. The weight of US residence among immigrants: a systematic review. Obes Rev. 2010 Apr;11(4):271-80. Epub 2009 Jun 16. Review. PubMed ID: 19538440
Narayan KM; Aviles-Santa L; Oza-Frank R; Pandey M; Curb JD; McNeely M; Araneta MR; Palaniappan L; Rajpathak S; Barrett-Connor E. 2010. Report of a National Heart, Lung, And Blood Institute Workshop: heterogeneity in cardiometabolic risk in Asian Americans In the U.S. Opportunities for research. Journal Of The American College Of Cardiology. Vol. 55, no. 10. (March): e966.
Oza-Frank R; Ali MK; Vaccarino V; Narayan KM. 2009. Asian Americans: diabetes prevalence across U.S. and World Health Organization weight classifications. Diabetes Care. Vol. 32, no. 9. (September): e1644.
Oza-Frank R; Cheng YJ; Narayan KM; Gregg EW. 2009. Trends in nutrient intake among adults with diabetes in the United States: 1988-2004. Journal Of The American Dietetic Association. Vol. 109, no. 7. (July): e1173.
Roshania R; Narayan KM; Oza-Frank R. 2008. Age at arrival and risk of obesity among US immigrants. Obesity (Silver Spring, Md.). Vol. 16, no. 12. (December): e2669.
Stephenson,Rob; Argeseanu,Solveig; Oza-Frank,Reena; Hutcheson,Mark; Narayan,K,MVenkat. 2008. CARDIOMETABOLIC RISK AMONG THE FOREIGN-BORN POPULATION IN THE UNITED STATES: NEW PATHWAYS FOR INNOVATIVE RESEARCH AND HEALTH POLICY. ETHNICITY & DISEASE. Vol. 18, no. 3. (June): 277-277.
Oza-Frank,Reena; Narayan,KM Venkat. 2008. Masked heterogeneity in obesity between immigrant subgroups. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH. Vol. 98, no. 6. (June): 967-968.
Oza-Frank R, Zhang P, Imperatore G, Narayan KM. 2008. Health Care Cost and Utilization. In The Epidemiology of Diabetes in Youth. Edited by Dabelea D, Klingensmith G. New York City: Informa Healthcare.
Dasari SR, Oza-Frank R, Venkat Narayan KM. 2008. Diabetes Mellitus Prevention. In International Encyclopedia of Public Health. Edited by Kris Heggenhougen and Stella Quah. San Diego: Academic Press.
Muhammad RD, Oza-Frank R, et al. Opportunities for the prevention of invasive pneumococcal disease among high-risk adults. Clinical Infectious Diseases.
Short V, Oza-Frank R, Conrey EJ. Pre-conception Health Indicators among Appalachian women: 1997-2005. Maternal and Child Health Journal.
Kachoria R, Oza-Frank R. Predictors of breastfeeding initiation by maternal diabetes status, Ohio 2006-2011. Diabetic Medicine.
Oza-Frank R. Postpartum diabetes screening among women with recent gestational diabetes mellitus: PRAMS 2009-2010. Maternal and Child Health Journal.
Stephenson R, Argeseanu S, Oza-Frank R, Hutcheson M, Narayan KM. Cardiometabolic risk among the foreign-born population in the United States: new pathways for innovative research and health policy. Ethn Dis. 2008 Summer;18(3):277. PubMed ID: 18785438
Oza-Frank R, Hade EM, Norton A, Scarpitti H, Conrey EJ. Trends in body mass index among Ohio’s 3rd grade children: 2004-2010. Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetic.
Oza-Frank R, Siegal M. Body Mass Index Measurement in Schools: Partnering with Oral Health. Journal of Public Health Dentistry. In press.
Enger R, Oza-Frank R, Cunningham SA. The School Breakfast Program: A view of the present and considerations for the future. Journal of School Health.
Oza-Frank R, Ko JY, Wapner A, Rodgers L, Bouchard JM, Conrey EJ. Improving care for women with a history of gestational diabetes — a provider perspective. Maternal and Child Health Journal.