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Quick, Virginia

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Postdoctoral Fellow





6100 Executive Blvd Room 7B13, MSC 7510
Bethesda Md 20892-7510
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Rockville Md 20852

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Virginia Quick, Ph.D., R.D., is a postdoctoral fellow in the NIH Intramural Research Training Award program. She holds her Bachelor of Science and Doctorate degrees in Nutritional Sciences from Rutgers University and is a registered dietitian. Before coming to NIH/NICHD she was a postdoctoral research fellow in the Interdisciplinary Research Training in Child and Adolescent Primary Care Fellowship Training Program at the University of Minnesota’s Division of Epidemiology and Community Health. There she collaborated with the Project EAT (Eating and Activity among Teens and Young Adults) team at the School of Public health on various research projects. Dr. Quick’s main research of interest includes examining eating behaviors, body image and disordered eating in youth and young adults, particularly those with chronic illness.

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Publications (PubMed):

Title Authors Publication Date
Changes in body weight and fat mass of men and women in the first year of college: A study of the "freshman 15".Hoffman DJ,Policastro P,Quick V,Lee SKJ Am Coll Health2006 Jul-Aug
Self-weighing behaviors in young adults: tipping the scale toward unhealthy eating behaviors?Quick V,Larson N,Eisenberg ME,Hannan PJ,Neumark-Sztainer DJ Adolesc Health2012 Nov
Weight regulation practices of young adults. Predictors of restrictive eating.Quick VM,Byrd-Bredbenner CAppetite2012 Oct
Case-control study of disturbed eating behaviors and related psychographic characteristics in young adults with and without diet-related chronic health conditions.Quick VM,McWilliams R,Byrd-Bredbenner CEat Behav2012 Aug
Disturbed Eating Severity Scale (DESS) places disturbed eating risk on a continuum.Quick VM,Byrd-Bredbenner CAppetite2012 Aug
Sneakers and spokes: an assessment of the walkability and bikeability of U.S. postsecondary institutions.Horacek TM,White AA,Greene GW,Reznar MM,Quick VM,Morrell JS,Colby SM,Kattelmann KK,Herrick MS,Shelnutt KP,Mathews A,Phillips BW,Byrd-Bredbenner CJ Environ Health2012 Mar
Sweet and salty. An assessment of the snacks and beverages sold in vending machines on US post-secondary institution campuses.Byrd-Bredbenner C,Johnson M,Quick VM,Walsh J,Greene GW,Hoerr S,Colby SM,Kattelmann KK,Phillips BW,Kidd T,Horacek TMAppetite2012 Jun
What foods are US supermarkets promoting? A content analysis of supermarket sales circulars.Martin-Biggers J,Yorkin M,Aljallad C,Ciecierski C,Akhabue I,McKinley J,Hernandez K,Yablonsky C,Jackson R,Quick V,Byrd-Bredbenner CAppetite2013 Mar
Fatty, Fatty, Two-by-Four: Weight-Teasing History and Disturbed Eating in Young Adult Women.Quick VM,McWilliams R,Byrd-Bredbenner CAm J Public Health2013 Mar
Eating Disorders Examination Questionnaire (EDE-Q): norms for US college students.Quick VM,Byrd-Bredbenner CEat Weight Disord2013 Mar
Evaluation of the food store environment on and near the campus of 15 postsecondary institutions.Horacek TM,Erdman MB,Reznar MM,Olfert M,Brown-Esters ON,Kattelmann KK,Kidd T,Koenings M,Phillips B,Quick V,Shelnutt KP,White AAAm J Health Promot2013 Mar
Chronic illness and disordered eating: a discussion of the literature.Quick VM,Byrd-Bredbenner C,Neumark-Sztainer DAdv Nutr2013 May 1
Personal, behavioral and socio-environmental predictors of overweight incidence in young adults: 10-yr longitudinal findings.Quick V,Wall M,Larson N,Haines J,Neumark-Sztainer DInt J Behav Nutr Phys Act2013 Mar 25
Prevalence of adolescents' self-weighing behaviors and associations with weight-related behaviors and psychological well-being.Quick V,Loth K,MacLehose R,Linde JA,Neumark-Sztainer DJ Adolesc Health2013 Jun
Last Updated Date: 11/30/2012
Last Reviewed Date: 11/30/2012
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