Kelsey Needham-Dancause

Kelsey Needham-Dancause

Professeure
Téléphone : (514) 987-3000 poste 5263
Local : SB-4660
Langues : Français, Anglais
Liens d'intérêt
Informations générales

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











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)
Enseignement
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

Directions de thèses et mémoires

Mémoires

Publications

Articles scientifiques
  • 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.