Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2019 Do Women Know Their Prepregnancy Weight? 2019
2019 Self-efficacy, infant feeding practices, and infant weight gain: An integrative review 2019
2019 Reasons for Late-Night Eating and Willingness to Change:A Qualitative Study in Pregnant Black Women 2019
2019 Parental Self-Efficacy in New Mothers Predicts Infant Growth 2019
2018 Associations of neonatal adiponectin and leptin with growth and body composition in African American infants 2018
2018 Association of early pregnancy body mass index with post-partum weight change among African-American women 2018
2018 Children's food and satiety responsiveness in association with post-prandial glucose following a standardized liquid meal 2018
2018 Dietary Patterns Among Overweight and Obese African-American Women Living in the Rural South 2018
2017 Longitudinal Analysis of Nut-Inclusive Diets and Body Mass Index Among Overweight and Obese African American Women Living in Rural Alabama and Mississippi, 2011-2013 2017
2016 Association of late-night carbohydrate intake with glucose tolerance among pregnant African American women 2016
2016 Ethnic differences in the consistency and accuracy of perceived exertion 2016
2016 Relatively low β-cell responsiveness contributes to the association of BMI with circulating glucose concentrations measured under free-living conditions among pregnant African American women 2016
2015 Prospective associations of eating behaviors with weight gain in infants 2015
2015 Monitoring of infant feeding behavior using a jaw motion sensor 2015
2015 Prospective associations of eating behaviors with weight gain in infants 2015
2014 Return of hunger following a relatively high carbohydrate breakfast is associated with earlier recorded glucose peak and nadir 2014
2014 Arterial elasticity, strength, fatigue, and endurance in older women 2014
2014 Effects of a eucaloric reduced-carbohydrate diet on body composition and fat distribution in women with PCOS 2014
2014 Effects of a eucaloric reduced-carbohydrate diet on body composition and fat distribution in women with PCOS 2014
2014 Gut hormone activity of children born to women with and without gestational diabetes 2014
2014 Use of a simple liquid meal test to evaluate insulin sensitivity and beta-cell function in children 2014
2013 Favourable metabolic effects of a eucaloric lower-carbohydrate diet in women with PCOS 2013
2013 Effects of diet macronutrient composition on body composition and fat distribution during weight maintenance and weight loss 2013
2013 Effects of diet macronutrient composition on body composition and fat distribution during weight maintenance and weight loss 2013
2013 Gestational and early life influences on infant body composition at 1 year 2013
2013 Gestational and early life influences on infant body composition at 1 year. 2013
2012 Common variants in the LAMA5 gene associate with fasting plasma glucose and serum triglyceride levels in a cohort of pre- and early pubertal children. 2012
2012 Body composition at 6 months of life: Comparison of air displacement plethysmography and dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry 2012
2012 Effects of habitual diet on ethnic differences in serum total ghrelin 2012
2012 Higher postprandial serum ghrelin among African-American girls before puberty 2012
2012 Circulating ghrelin and GLP-1 are not affected by habitual diet 2012
2012 A higher-carbohydrate, lower-fat diet reduces fasting glucose concentration and improves β-cell function in individuals with impaired fasting glucose 2012
2012 Overweight status and intrauterine exposure to gestational diabetes are associated with children's metabolic health 2012
2012 Common variants in the LAMA5 gene associate with fasting plasma glucose and serum triglyceride levels in a cohort of pre-and early pubertal children 2012
2011 Dietary macronutrient composition affects β cell responsiveness but not insulin sensitivity 2011
2011 Higher maternal gestational glucose concentration is associated with lower offspring insulin sensitivity and altered β-cell function 2011
2011 Maternal obesity, metabolic health, and prenatal programming of offspring obesity 2011
2011 Age-related changes in insulin sensitivity and β-cell function among European-American and African-American women 2011
2011 Maternal glucose concentration during pregnancy predicts fat and lean mass of prepubertal offspring 2011
2010 Possible link between mothers high blood sugar during pregnancy and childrens reduced insulin sensitivity? 2010
2010 Adiposity and Β-cell function: Relationships differ with ethnicity and age 2010
2010 Glucose metabolism and diet predict changes in adiposity and fat distribution in weight-reduced women 2010
2010 Perception of exercise difficulty predicts weight regain in formerly overweight women 2010
2010 Exercise training prevents regain of visceral fat for 1 year following weight loss 2010
2010 Fat distribution, aerobic fitness, blood lipids, and insulin sensitivity in African-American and European-American women 2010
2010 Ethnicity-specific anthropometric predictors of metabolic risk in women. 2010
2010 Self-reported low vitality, poor mental health, and low dietary restraint are associated with overperception of physical exertion 2010
2009 Associations among body size dissatisfaction, perceived dietary control, and diet history in African American and European American women 2009
2009 Perception of Others' Body Size Influences Weight Loss and Regain for European American but Not African American Women 2009
2009 Effect of dietary adherence with or without exercise on weight loss: A mechanistic approach to a global problem 2009
2008 Effect of a cage divider permitting social stimuli on stress and food intake in rats 2008
2007 High intake of palatable food predicts binge-eating independent of susceptibility to obesity: An animal model of lean vs obese binge-eating and obesity with and without binge-eating 2007
2007 Body composition and endocrine status of long-term stress-induced binge-eating rats 2007
2007 A history of caloric restriction induces neurochemical and behavioral changes in rats consistent with models of depression 2007
2007 A history of human-like dieting alters serotonergic control of feeding and neurochemical balance in a rat model of binge-eating 2007
2006 Binge eating in rats produced by combining dieting with stress. 2006
2005 PYY3-36 as an anti-obesity drug target 2005
2005 Combined dieting and stress evoke exaggerated responses to opioids in binge-eating rats 2005
2005 Feeding response to melanocortin agonist predicts preference for and obesity from a high-fat diet 2005
2004 Stress and hunger alter the anorectic efficacy of fluoxetine in binge-eating rats with a history of caloric restriction 2004
2004 Erratum: Does gut hormone PVY3-36 decrease food intake in rodents? (Nature (2004) 430 (165) DOI:10.1038/nature03019) 2004
2004 Change in CCK-8 response after diet-induced obesity and MC3/4-receptor blockade 2004
2004 Jejunal administration of linoleic acid increases activity of neurons in the paraventricular nucleus of the hypothalamus 2004
2004 Jejunal administration of linoleic acid increases activity of neurons in the paraventricular nucleus of the hypothalamus. 2004
2004 Physiology: does gut hormone PYY3-36 decrease food intake in rodents? 2004
2003 The role of palatable food and hunger as trigger factors in an animal model of stress induced binge eating 2003
2003 The CNS melanocortin system: A biological weapon against the threat of obesity 2003
2002 A new animal model of binge eating: Key synergistic role of past caloric restriction and stress 2002
2002 Incidence of chaotic eating behaviors in binge-eating disorder: Contributing factors 2002

Investigator On

  • UAB Nutrition Obesity Research Center (NORC)  awarded by National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases/NIH/DHHS 2018 - 2022
  • UAB Nutrition Obesity Research Center - Metabolism Core  awarded by National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases/NIH/DHHS 2018 - 2022
  • Intergenerational Transmission of Obesity  awarded by American Heart Association 2017 - 2021
  • Intergenerational Transmission of Obesity - Intergenerational Transmission of Obesity: Antental Mother and Beyond Birth Offspring  awarded by American Heart Association 2017 - 2021
  • Effect Of Increased Enteral Protein On Body Composition Of Preterm Infants: A Randomized Trial  awarded by KAUL PEDIATRIC RESEARCH INSTITUTE 2018 - 2020
  • In-Home Obesity Prevention to Reach Low-Income Infants Through Maternal and Social Transmission  awarded by University of Southern California 2017 - 2018
  • UAB Nutrition Obesity Research Center  awarded by National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases/NIH/DHHS 2017 - 2018
  • UAB Nutrition Obesity Research Center - Metabolism Core  awarded by National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases/NIH/DHHS 2017 - 2018
  • Enhanced Body Composition and Infant Feeding Analysis for UAB Core  awarded by UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA HEALTH SERVICES FOUNDATION 2014 - 2018
  • UAB Nutrition Obesity Research Center (NORC)  awarded by National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases/NIH/DHHS 2017
  • UAB Nutrition Obesity Research Center (NORC) - Metabolism Core  awarded by National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases/NIH/DHHS 2017
  • UAB Nutrition Obesity Research Center  awarded by National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases/NIH/DHHS 2012 - 2017
  • UAB Nutrition Obesity Research Center - NORC Pilot and Feasibility Program  awarded by National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases/NIH/DHHS 2012 - 2017
  • Prematurity Prevention and Research Related to the Microbiome (PREPARE-M)  awarded by UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA HEALTH SERVICES FOUNDATION 2015 - 2016
  • Prematurity Prevention and Research Related to the Microbiome (PREPARE-M)  awarded by UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA HEALTH SERVICES FOUNDATION 2013 - 2015
  • Private Grant  awarded by MEDTRONIC, INC. 2012 - 2013
  • Full Name

  • Paula Chandler-Laney