Bannière Template Répertoire des professeurs

Kelsey Needham-Dancause

Département des sciences de l'activité physique

Poste : Professeure

Courriel : needham-dancause.kelsey@uqam.ca

Téléphone : (514) 987-3000 poste 5263

Local : SB-4660

Domaines d'expertise

  • Origines développementales de la santé et des maladies
  • Obesité
  • Stress et comportements de santé pendant la grossesse
  • Les disparités en santé
  • Santé publique, santé mondiale

Langues

  • Français
  • Anglais
  • Général
  • Enseignement et supervision
  • Publications
  • Communications
  • Réalisations
  • Distinctions
  • Services à la collectivité

Cheminement académique

Mai 2010 - Mai 2014
Boursière postdoctorale
Université McGill, Département de psychiatrie; Centre de recherche de l'Hôpital Douglas, Division de recherche psychosociale
Montréal (Québec) Canada

Août 2006 - Mai 2010
Ph.D., Biological Anthropology
Binghamton University, Department of Anthropology
Binghamton NY, USA

Août 2004 - Juillet 2006
MA, Biological Anthropology
University of Kansas, Department of Anthropology
Lawrence KS, USA

Août 1997 - Mai 2001
B.S. (Cum Laude), Psychology; Minor in Women's Studies
Kansas State University, Department of Psychology
Manhattan KS, USA











Liens d’intérêt

Unités de recherche

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Projets de recherche en cours

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Partenaires (organismes, entreprises)

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Affiliations externes principales

  • Institut Santé et société Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM), Montréal (Québec) Canada (Septembre 2015)
  • Société canadienne de santé internationale Ottawa, ON, Canada (Août 2015)
  • Centre de recherche en développement humain Université Concordia, Montréal (Québec) Canada (Mars 2010)
  • Human Biology Association USA (Août 2004)
  • American Association of Physical Anthropologists USA (Août 2004 )
  • Mid-America Alliance for African Studies USA (Août 2004)

Prix et distinctions

  • Distinguished Service Award, 2001 Kansas State University Housing and Dining Services
  • Golden Key Academic National Honor Society Member, 1999
  • National Residence Hall Honorary Association Member, 1998-2001
  • National Leadership Award, 1997 American Youth Foundation
  • Robert J. Byrd Honors Scholarship, 1997

Publications

Zhang, H., Dancause, K. N., Laplante, D. P., Liu, A., Brunet, A., O’Hara, M. W.,... King, S. Prenatal maternal stress predicts mixed-handedness at 30 months: the Iowa Flood Study. Journal of Developmental Origins of Health and Disease.


Bernard, P., Romain, A. J., Caudroit, J., Chevance, G., Carayol, M., Gourlan, M., Needham Dancause, K. et Moullec, G. (2018). Cognitive behavior therapy combined with exercise for adults with chronic diseases: Systematic review and meta-analysis. Health Psychology, 37(5), 433–450. http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/hea0000578.


Cao-Lei, L., Dancause, K. N., Elgbeili, G., Laplante, D. P., Szyf, M. et King, S. (2018). DNA methylation mediates the effect of maternal cognitive appraisal of a disaster in pregnancy on the child's C-peptide secretion in adolescence: Project Ice Storm. PLoS One, 13(2), e0192199. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0192199.


Pomer, A., Buffa, G., Taleo, F., Sizemore, J. H., Tokon, A., Taleo, G.,... Dancause, K. N. (2018). Relationships between psychosocial distress and diet during pregnancy and infant birthweight in a lower-middle income country: 'healthy mothers, healthy communities' study in Vanuatu. Annals of Human Biology, 45(3), 220–228. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/03014460.2018.1459837.


Kroska, E.B., O'Hara, M. W., Elgbeili, G., Hart, K. J., Laplante, D. P., Dancause, K. N. et King, S. (2018). The impact of maternal flood-related stress and social support on offspring weight in early childhood. Archives of Women's Mental Health, 21(2), 225–233. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00737-017-0786-x.


Dancause, K.N., Mutran, D., Elgbeili, G., Laplante, D. P., Kildea, S., Stapleton, H.,... King, S. (2017). Dietary change mediates relationships between stress during pregnancy and infant head circumference measures: the QF2011 study. Maternal & Child Nutrition, 13(3), e12359. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/mcn.12359.


Sun, C., Pomer, A., Dancause, K. N., Chan, C. W., Olszowy, K. M., Silverman, H.,... Lum, J. K. (2017). Ownership of consumer electronics is associated with measures of adiposity during health transition in Vanuatu. American Journal of Human Biology, 29(2), e22928. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ajhb.22928.


Gilbert, M., Chaubet, P., Karelis, A. et Dancause, K. N. (2017). Perceptions of group exercise courses and instructors among Quebec adults. BMJ Open Sport & Exercise Medicine, 3(1), e000278. http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjsem-2017-000278.


Weitz, C.A., Olszowy, K. M., Dancause, K. N., Sun, C., Pomer, A., Silverman, H.,... Garruto, R. M. (2017). Rolling Tobacco in Banana Leaves, Newspaper, or Copybook Paper Associated With Significant Reduction in Lung Function in Vanuatu. Asia Pacific Journal of Public Health, 29(3), 180–188. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1010539517696552.


Olszowy, K.M., Sun, C., Silverman, H., Pomer, A., Dancause, K. N., Chan, C. W.,... Garruto, R. M. (2017). Secular change in adult stature associated with modernization in Vanuatu. American Journal of Human Biology, 29(5), e23008. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ajhb.23008.


Chan, C.W., Iata, H., Yaviong, J., Kalkoa, M., Yamar, S., Taleo, G., Isozumi, R., Fukui, M., Aoyama, F., Pomer, A., Dancause, K. N. et Kaneko, A. (2017). Surveillance for malaria outbreak on malaria-eliminating islands in Tafea Province, Vanuatu after Tropical Cyclone Pam in 2015. Epidemiology & Infection, 145(1), 41–45. http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0950268816002041.


Liu, G.T., Dancause, K.N., Elgbeili, G., Laplante, D.P. et King, S. (2016). Disaster-related prenatal maternal stress explains increasing amounts of variance in body composition through childhood and adolescence: Project Ice Storm. Environmental Research, 150, 1–7. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.envres.2016.04.039.


Cao-Lei, L., Dancause, K.N., Elgbeili, G., Laplante, D.P., Szyf, M. et King, S. (2016). Pregnant women's cognitive appraisal of a natural disaster affects their children's BMI and central adiposity via DNA methylation: Project Ice Storm. Early Human Development, 103, 189–192. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.earlhumdev.2016.09.013.


Cao-Lei, L., Dancause, K.N., Elgbeili, G., Massart, R., Szyf, M., Liu, A.,...King, S. (2015). DNA methylation mediates the impact of exposure to prenatal maternal stress on BMI and central adiposity in children at age 13 1/2 years: Project Ice Storm. Epigenetics, 10(8), 749–761. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/15592294.2015.1063771.


Olszowy, K.M., Pomer, A., Dancause, K. N., Sun, C., Silverman, H., Lee, G.,... Garruto, R. M. (2015). Impact of modernization on adult body composition on five islands of varying economic development in vanuatu. American Journal of Human Biology, 27(6), 832–844. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ajhb.22734.


Veru, F., Dancause, K.N., Laplante, D.P., King, S. et Luheshi, G. (2015). Prenatal maternal stress predicts reductions in CD4+ lymphocytes, increases in innate-derived cytokines, and a Th2 shift in adolescents: Project Ice Storm. Physiology & Behavior, 144, 137–145. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.physbeh.2015.03.016.


Dancause, K.N., Laplante, D. P., Hart, K., O’Hara, M.W., Elgbeili, G., Brunet, A. et King, S. (2015). Prenatal stress due to a natural disaster predicts adiposity in childhood: the Iowa flood study. Journal of Obesity, Article 570541. http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/570541.


King, S., Kildea, S., Austin, M.P., Brunet, A., Cobham, V.E., Dawson, P.A., Harris, M., Hurrion, E.M., Laplante, D.P., McDermott, B.M., McIntyre, H.D., O'Hara, M.W., Schmitz, N., Stapleton, H., Tracy, S.K., Vaillancourt, C., Dancause, K.N.,...Yong Ping, E. (2015). QF2011: a protocol to study the effects of the Queensland flood on pregnant women, their pregnancies, and their children's early development. BMC Pregnancy & Childbirth, 15, 109. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12884-015-0539-7.


Dancause, K.N., Vilar, M., Wilson, M., Soloway, L.E., DeHuff, C., Chan, C.,...Garruto, R.M. (2013). Behavioral risk factors for obesity during health transition in Vanuatu, South Pacific. Obesity, 21(1), E98–E104. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/oby.20082.


Dancause, K.N., Veru, F., Andersen, R., Laplante, D.P. et King, S. (2013). Prenatal stress due to a natural disaster predicts insulin secretion in adolescence. Early Human Development, 89(9), 773–776. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.earlhumdev.2013.06.006.


Dancause, K.N., Cao, X.J., Veru, F., Xu, S., Long, H., Yu, C.,... King, S. (2012). Brief communication: Prenatal and early postnatal stress exposure influences long bone length in adult rat offspring. American Journal of Physical Anthropology, 149(2), 307–311. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ajpa.22117.


Dancause, K.N., Vilar, M., Chan, C., DeHuff, C., Wilson, M., Soloway, L. E.,... Lum, J. K. (2012). Patterns of childhood and adolescent overweight and obesity during health transition in Vanuatu. Public Health Nutrition, 15(1), 158–166. http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S1368980011001662.


Dancause, K.N., Laplante, D. P., Fraser, S., Brunet, A., Ciampi, A., Schmitz, N. et King, S. (2012). Prenatal exposure to a natural disaster increases risk for obesity in 5 1/2-year-old children. Pediatric Research, 71(1), 126–131. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/pr.2011.18.


Dancause, K.N. (2012). Recension du livre de Robert A. McGuire et Philip R. P. Coelho, Parasites, pathogens, and progress : diseases and economic development. American Journal of Human Biology, 24(4), 581–582. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ajhb.22291.
Notes: McGuire, R. A. et Coelho, P. R. P. (2011) Parasites, pathogens, and progress : diseases and economic development. Cambridge MA : MIT Press.


King, S., Dancause, K.N., Turcotte-Tremblay, A.-M., Veru, F. et Laplante, D.P. (2012). Using natural disasters to study the effects of prenatal maternal stress on child health and development. Birth Defects Research, Part C : Embryo today, 96(4), 273–288. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/bdrc.21026.


Dancause, K.N., DeHuff, C., Soloway, L. E., Vilar, M., Chan, C., Wilson, M.,... Lum, J. K. (2011). Behavioral changes associated with economic development in the South Pacific: Health transition in Vanuatu. American Journal of Human Biology, 23(3), 366–376. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ajhb.21146.


Dancause, K.N., Vilar, M.G., Steffy, R. et Lum, J.K. (2011). Characterizing genetic diversity of contemporary pacific chickens using mitochondrial DNA analyses. PLoS One, 6(2), e16843. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0016843.


Dancause, K.N., Laplante, D.P., Oremus, C., Fraser, S., Brunet, A. et King, S. (2011). Disaster-related prenatal maternal stress influences birth outcomes: Project Ice Storm. Early Human Development, 87(12), 813–820. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.earlhumdev.2011.06.007.


Dancause, K.N., Gray, S.J. et Akol, H.A. (2010). Beer is the cattle of women: Sorghum beer commercialization and dietary intake of agropastoral families in Karamoja, Uganda. Social Science & Medicine, 70(8), 1123–1130. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.socscimed.2009.12.008.


Dancause, K.N., Yevtushok, L., Lapchenko, S., Shumlyansky, I., Shevchenko, G., Wertelecki, W. et Garruto, R. M. (2010). Chronic radiation exposure in the Rivne-Polissia region of Ukraine: Implications for birth defects. American Journal of Human Biology, 22(5), 667–674. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ajhb.21063.


Dancause, K.N., Vilar, M., DeHuff, C., Wilson, M., Soloway, L. E., Chan, C.,... Garruto, R. M. (2010). Relationships between body size and percent body fat among Melanesians in Vanuatu. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 19(3), 425–431. Récupéré de http://apjcn.nhri.org.tw/server/APJCN/19/3/425.pdf.


Dancause, K.N., Chan, C.W., Arunotai, N.H. et Lum, J.K. (2009). Origins of the Moken Sea Gypsies inferred from mitochondrial hypervariable region and whole genome sequences. Journal of Human Genetics, 54(2), 86–93. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/jhg.2008.12.


Garruto, R.M., Reiber, C., Alfonso, M.P., Gastrich, H., Needham, K., Sunderman, S.,...Shilkret, K. (2008). Risk behaviors in a rural community with a known point-source exposure to chronic wasting disease. Environmental Health, 7, 31. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1476-069X-7-31.


Cours

Direction (Depuis 1990) et d’essais doctoraux (depuis 2014)

  • Gilbert, Monique. (2017). Relations entre les perceptions des séances d'entraînement et de l'entraîneur, et la participation aux activités physiques de groupe organisées chez des adultes québécois. (Mémoire de maîtrise). Université du Québec à Montréal. Récupéré d’Archipel, l’archive de publications électroniques de l’UQAM. http://www.archipel.uqam.ca/10795.

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Communications

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