Seungmi Yang

Assistant ProfessorAssistant Professor Seungmi Yang

Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health
Purvis Hall
1020 Pine Avenue West
Montreal, Quebec, H3A 1A2
seungmi.yang [at] (Email )

Departmental Profile

Recent Publications:

Bushnik T, Yang S, Kramer MS, Kaufman JS, Sheppard AJ, Wilkins R. The 2006 Canadian Birth-Census Cohort. Health Reports (in press)

Yang S, Kestens Y, Dahhou M, Daniel M, Kramer MS. Neighborhood deprivation and maternal psychological distress during pregnancy: A multilevel analysis. Maternal and Child Health Journal 2015; 19(5):1142-1151

Richmond R, Skugarevsky O, Yang S, Kramer MS, Wade KH, Patel R, Bogdanovich N, Vilchuck K, Sergeichick N, Davey Smith G, Oken E, Martin RM. The association of early child cognitive development and behavioural difficulties with preadolescent problematic eating attitudes. PLoS One 2014: 9(8); e104132 doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0104132

Riedel C, Schönberger K, Yang S, Koshy G, Chen Y-C, Gopinath B, Ziebarth S, von Kries R. Parental smoking and childhood obesity: Higher effect estimates for maternal smoking in pregnancy compared to paternal smoking - A meta-analysis. International Journal of Epidemiology 2014 doi: 10.1093/ije/dyu150

Yang S, Platt RW, Dahhou M, Kramer MS. Do population-wide interventions widen or narrow socioeconomic inequalities? The case of a breastfeeding promotion. International Journal of Epidemiology 2014: 43 (4); 1284-1292. doi: 10.1093/ije/dyu051

Yang S, Decker A, Kramer MS. Exposure to Parental Smoking and Child Growth and Development. BMC Pediatrics 2013;13:104-.

Smithers LG, Lynch JW, Yang S, Dahhou M, Kramer MS. The Impact of Neonatal Growth on IQ and Behavior at Early School Age. Pediatrics 2013;132(1):e53- e60.

Yang S, Khang Y-H, Chun H, Harper S, Lynch J. The Changing Gender Differences in Life Expectancy in Korea 1970-2005. Social Science & Medicine 2012;25:1280- 1287.

Yang S, Kramer MS. Paternal Alcohol Consumption, Family Transition, and Child Development in a Former Soviet Union Country. International Journal of Epidemiology 2012;41(4): 1086-1096.

Yang S, Tilling K, Martin R, Davies N, Ben-Shlomo Y, Kramer MS. Prenatal and Postnatal Growth Trajectory and Child Cognitive Ability and Behavior at Age 6.5. International Journal of Epidemiology 2011;40(5):1215-26. (Evaluated by the Faculty of 1000)