Rebeccah E Mercado

Rebeccah E Mercado,

Clinical Research Manager, Pediatric Research Hub

Department: MD-PEDS-GENERAL
Business Phone: (352) 627-9322
Business Email: rebeccahmercado@ufl.edu

Accomplishments

Superior Accomplishment Award
2020 · University of Florida

Research Profile

Open Researcher and Contributor ID (ORCID)

0000-0001-8820-9367

Areas of Interest
  • Community Programs
  • Digital Health
  • Health Behavior
  • Health Communication
  • Health Education
  • Health Outcomes
  • Health outcomes research
  • Pediatric research

Publications

2021
Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder medications and BMI trajectories: The role of medication type, sex and age.
Pediatric obesity. 16(4) [DOI] 10.1111/ijpo.12738. [PMID] 33064373.
2021
Streamlining primary care screening for adverse childhood experiences.
Pediatric research. 90(3):499-501 [DOI] 10.1038/s41390-020-01341-1. [PMID] 33446922.
2021
The influence of selection bias on identifying an association between allergy medication use and SARS-CoV-2 infection.
EClinicalMedicine. 37 [DOI] 10.1016/j.eclinm.2021.100936. [PMID] 34104879.
2020
A Centralized Research Hub in a Pediatric Academic Center.
The Journal of pediatrics. 218:5-6 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jpeds.2019.12.001. [PMID] 32089187.
2020
Associations Between a Healthy Start Program Prenatal Risk Screening Tool and Adverse Birth Outcomes: A Study Using the Mother/Infant Dyad Screening Cohort.
Journal of women's health (2002). 29(5):647-655 [DOI] 10.1089/jwh.2019.7712. [PMID] 31895651.
2020
Identifying adverse childhood experiences in pediatrics to prevent chronic health conditions.
Pediatric research. 87(2):362-370 [DOI] 10.1038/s41390-019-0613-3. [PMID] 31622974.
2020
Simple tests of cardiorespiratory fitness in a pediatric population.
PloS one. 15(9) [DOI] 10.1371/journal.pone.0238863. [PMID] 32886730.
2020
Specific adverse childhood experiences and their association with other adverse childhood experiences, asthma and emotional, developmental and behavioral problems in childhood.
Pediatric research. 88(1):100-109 [DOI] 10.1038/s41390-020-0784-y. [PMID] 32051534.
2019
How Health Care Providers Can Use Digital Health Technologies to Inform Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Decision Making and Promote the HPV Vaccine Uptake Among Adolescents and Young Adults.
BioResearch open access. 8(1):84-93 [DOI] 10.1089/biores.2018.0051. [PMID] 31223517.
2018
mHealth Technology Use and Implications in Historically Underserved and Minority Populations in the United States: Systematic Literature Review
JMIR mHealth and uHealth. 6(6) [DOI] 10.2196/mhealth.8383. [PMID] 29914860.
2018
Novel Interventions and Assessments Using Patient Portals in Adolescent Research: Confidential Survey Study
Journal of Medical Internet Research. 20(3) [DOI] 10.2196/jmir.8340. [PMID] 29563077.
2018
Utilizing mHealth Technology to Increase Knowledge and HPV Vaccine Uptake in Adolescents: A Qualitative Study
. 9(1)
2017
Evaluating Access to Prescribed Medications and Associated Psychiatric Comorbidities in Transgender Youth
Hormone Research in Paediatrics. 88:26-27
2017
EVALUATING ACCESS TO PRESCRIBED MEDICATIONS AND ASSOCIATED PSYCHIATRIC COMORBIDITIES IN TRANSGENDER YOUTH
Hormone Research in Paediatrics. 88:26-27
2017
EVALUATING ACCESS TO PRESCRIBED MEDICATIONS AND ASSOCIATED PSYCHIATRIC COMORBIDITIES IN TRANSGENDER YOUTH
Hormone Research in Paediatrics. 88:26-27
2017
Physical Literacy in a Multidisciplinary Clinic
Hormone Research in Paediatrics. 88:320-320
2016
Content Analysis of Anti-Tobacco Videogames: Characteristics, Content, and Qualities.
Games for health journal. 5(3):216-23 [DOI] 10.1089/g4h.2015.0096. [PMID] 27096576.
2016
Meaningful Use of a Confidential Adolescent Patient Portal.
The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine. 58(2):134-40 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jadohealth.2015.10.015. [PMID] 26802988.
2015
Development of a Coding Instrument to Assess the Quality and Content of Anti-Tobacco Video Games
Cyberpsychology Behavior and Social Networking. 18(7):417-425 [DOI] 10.1089/cyber.2015.0051. [PMID] 26167842.
2015
How to Design Tobacco Prevention and Control Games for Youth and Adolescents: A Qualitative Analysis of Expert Interviews.
Games for health journal. 4(6):488-93 [DOI] 10.1089/g4h.2015.0013. [PMID] 26230046.
mHealth Technology Use and Implications in Historically Underserved and Minority Populations in the United States: Systematic Literature Review (Preprint)
. [DOI] 10.2196/preprints.8383.
Novel Interventions and Assessments Using Patient Portals in Adolescent Research: Confidential Survey Study (Preprint)
. [DOI] 10.2196/preprints.8340.

Education

Master of Science, Health Education and Behavior
2013 · University of Florida
Bachelors of Science, Psychology
2010 · University of Florida

Contact Details

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