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Founding Director, International Initiative on Spatial Lifecourse Epidemiology (ISLE)

Ph.D. Health Geography, Louisiana State University, USA

M.S. Spatial Epidemiology, University of Florida, USA

M.S. Remote Sensing and Global Positioning SystemUniversity of Chinese Academy of Sciences, China

B.Eng. Environmental Engineering (major) & Geographic Information Systems (minor), Nanjing Agricultural University, China

 

Expertise

Spatial lifecourse epidemiology, health geography, global health

Obesity, obesogenic environment and behavior, chronic diseases

Measurement of healthcare accessibility and utilization, population modeling

Geographic Information Systems (GIS), remote sensing, Global Positioning System (GPS)

Spatio-temporal analysis, spatial statistics, geospatial modeling, mixed effects modeling

 

Prizes and awards

2015 HCUP Outstanding Article of the Year AwardAgency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), 2016

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Research Output 2010 2019

  • 795 Citations
  • 13 h-Index
  • 48 Article
  • 3 Conference contribution
3 Downloads (Pure)

Association between access to convenience stores and childhood obesity: A systematic review

Xin, J., Zhao, L., Wu, T., Zhang, L., Li, Y., Xue, H., Xiao, Q., Wang, R., Xu, P., Visscher, T., Ma, X. & Jia, P., 5 Jul 2019, In : Obesity reviews. p. 1-25 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
File
Pediatric Obesity
Library Science
Weights and Measures
Far East
Feeding Behavior
2 Citations (Scopus)

Association between perceived access to public transport stops and physical activity among adults in Nanjing, Mainland China: A cross-sectional study

Wang, Z., Ma, Y., Qin, Z., Ye, Q., Xu, Z., Han, L., Jia, P. & Xu, F., 1 Jun 2019, In : Journal of Transport and Health. 13, p. 12-18 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

public transport
cross-sectional study
China
Cross-Sectional Studies
Health
10 Downloads (Pure)

Association of neighborhood built environments with childhood obesity: evidence from a 9-year longitudinal, nationally representative survey in the US

Jia, P., Xue, H., Cheng, X., Wang, Y. & Wang, Y., Jul 2019, In : Environment international. 128, p. 158-164 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
File
obesity
recreational facility
urban planning
built environment
census
5 Downloads (Pure)

Differential effects of distance decay on hospital inpatient visits among subpopulations in Florida

Jia, P., Wang, F. & Xierali, I., 28 Jun 2019, In : Environmental monitoring and assessment. 191, suppl 2, p. 1-16 16 p., 381.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
File
subpopulation
health care
Health insurance
health insurance
accessibility

Earth Observation: Investigating Noncommunicable Diseases from Space

Jia, P., Stein, A., James, P., Brownson, R. C., Wu, T., Xiao, Q., Wang, L., Sabel, C. E. & Wang, Y., 1 Apr 2019, In : Annual Review of Public Health. 40, p. 85-104 20 p., 24.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Observation
Research
Technology
United Nations
Environmental Exposure

Activities 2017 2018

  • 4 Organising a conference, workshop, ...

The 2nd Belt and Road Initiative Global Health International Congresses 2018

Peng Jia (Chair)
23 Nov 201825 Nov 2018

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventOrganising a conference, workshop, ...

The 2018 ISPRS Technical Commission III Symposium

Peng Jia (Organiser)
7 May 201811 May 2018

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventOrganising a conference, workshop, ...

1st International Symposium on Lifecourse Epidemiology and Spatial Science 2018

Peng Jia (Organiser)
16 Jul 201820 Jul 2018

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventOrganising a conference, workshop, ...

The 1st Belt and Road Initiative Global Health International Congresses 2017

Peng Jia (Chair)
24 Sep 201727 Sep 2017

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventOrganising a conference, workshop, ...