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Stewart, O.T., Carlos, H.A., Lee, C., Berke, E.M., Hurvitz, P.M., Li, L., Moudon A.V., Doescher, M. P. Secondary GIS built environment data for health research: Guidance for data development. Journal of Transport and Health. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jth.2015.12.003

Stewart, O.,T., Moudon, A.V., Fesinmeyer, M.D., Zhou, C, Saelens, B.E. The association between park visitation and physical activity measured with accelerometer, GPS, and travel diary. Health & place. 2016;38:82-8. Epub 2016/01/23. doi: 10.1016/j.healthplace.2016.01.004. PubMed PMID: 26798965; PMCID: Pmc4783178.

Tang, W., Aggarwal, A., Liu Z., Acheson, M., Rehm,  C.D., Moudon, .A..V., Drewnowski, A.. Validating self-reported food expenditures against food store and eating-out receipts. European journal of clinical nutrition. 2016;70(3):352-7. Epub 2015/10/22. doi: 10.1038/ejcn.2015.166. PubMed PMID: 26486299; PMCID: Pmc4775333.

Tang W., Aggarwal A., Moudon A.V., Drewnowski A.. Self-reported and measured weights and heights among adults in Seattle and King County. BMC obesity. 2016;3:11. Epub 2016/02/27. doi: 10.1186/s40608-016-0088-2. PubMed PMID: 26918195; PMCID: Pmc4757992.


Kang, B., Scully, J.Y., Stewar,t O., Hurvitz, P.M., Moudon, A.V. Split-Match-Aggregate (SMA) Baek SR, Moudon AV, Saelens BE, Kang B, Hurvitz PM, Bae CC. Comparisons of Physical Activity and Walking Between Korean Immigrant and White Women in King County, WA. Journal of immigrant and minority health / Center for Minority Public Health. 2015. Epub 2015/10/31. doi: 10.1007/s10903-015-0290-1. PubMed PMID: 26514149.

Drewnowski A, Aggarwal A, Cook A, Stewart O, Moudon AV. Geographic disparities in Healthy Eating Index scores (HEI-2005 and 2010) by residential property values: Findings from Seattle Obesity Study (SOS). Preventive medicine. 2016;83:46-55. Epub 2015/12/15. doi: 10.1016/j.ypmed.2015.11.021. PubMed PMID: 26657348; PMCID: Pmc4724229.

Drewnowski A, Aggarwal A, Tang W, Moudon AV. Residential property values predict prevalent obesity but do not predict 1-year weight change. Obesity (Silver Spring, Md). 2015;23(3):671-6. Epub 2015/02/17. doi: 10.1002/oby.20989. PubMed PMID: 25684713; PMCID: Pmc4340814.
algorithm: integrating sidewalk data with transportation network data in GIS. International Journal of Geographical Information Science. 2015 doi: 10.1080/13658816.2014.981191

Drewnowski, A., Rehm, C. D., Moudon, A.V., Arterburn, D. The geography of diabetes by census tract in a large sample of insured adults in King County, Washington, 2005-2006. Preventing Chronic Disease. 2014 11: E125. doi: 10.5888/pcd11.140135.PMID: 25058671

Drewnowski, A., Aggarwal, A, Rehm, C.D., Cohen-Cline, H., Hurvitz, P.M., Moudon, A.V. Environments perceived as obesogenic have lower residential property values. American Journal of Preventive Medicine. 2014, 47(3):260-74. doi: 10.1016/j.amepre.2014.05.006. Epub 2014 Jul 19. PMID: 25049218

Barrington, W.E., Beresford, S.A., Koepsell, T.D., Duncan, G.E., Moudon, A.V. Worksite neighborhood and obesogenic behaviors: findings among employees in the Promoting Activity and Changes in Eating (PACE) trial. American Journal of Preventive Medicine. 2015, 48(1):31-41. doi: 10.1016/j.amepre.2014.08.025. Epub 2014 Nov 6. PMID  25442234

Drewnowski, A., Aggarwal, A., Tang, W., Moudon, A.V. Residential property values predict prevalent obesity but do not predict 1-year weight change. Obesity. 2015; 23(3):671-676. NIHMSID: NIHMS643325 PMID: 25684713 PMCID: PMC4340814

Jiao, J., Moudon, A.V., Kim, S.Y., Hurvitz, P.M., Drewnowski, A. Health implications of adults' eating at and living near fast food or quick service restaurants. Nutrition & Diabetes. 2015; 5:e171. PMID 26192449 PMCID: PMC4521173

Cohen-Cline, H., Lau R., Moudon, A.V., Turkheime,r E., Duncan, G.E. Associations between fast-food consumption and Body Mass Index: A cross-sectional study in adult twins. Twin Research and Human Genetics. 2015; 18(4):375-82. PMID: 26005202

Moudon, A.V. An alternative pedagogic model for doctoral education in urban design. Journal of Urban Design. 2015, doi: 10.1080/13574809.2015.1092377

Quistberg, D.A., Howard, E.J., Ebel, B.E., Moudon, A.V., Saelens, B.E., Hurvitz, P.M., Curtin, J.E., Rivara, F.P. Multilevel models for evaluating the risk of pedestrian-motor vehicle collisions at intersections and mid-blocks. Accident Analysis & Prevention. 2015, 84:99-111. PMID: 26339944.

Huang R., Moudon, A.V., Cook, A.J., Drewnowski, A. The spatial clustering of obesity: does the built environment matter? Journal of Human Nutrition and Diet. 2015, 28(6):604-12. doi: 10.1111/jhn.12279. Epub 2014 Oct 3.


Aggarwal, A., Cook, A. J., Jiao, J., Seguin, R. A., Vernez Moudon, A., Hurvitz, P. M., Drewnowski, A. Access to supermarkets and fruit and vegetable consumption. American Journal of Public Health. 2014, 104(5), 917-23. PMID: 24625173

Berke, E. M., Vernez-Moudon, A. Built environment change: A framework to support health-enhancing behaviour through environmental policy and health research. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health. 2014, 68(6): 586-590.

Drewnowski, A., Aggarwal, A., Hurvitz, P. M., Monsivais, P., Rehm, C. D., Moudon, A. V.

Drewnowski et al. Respond. American Journal of Public Health. 2013 103(1), e2-3.

Drewnowski, A., Moudon, A. V., Jiao, J., Aggarwal, A., Charreire, H., Chaix, B. Food environment and socioeconomic status influence obesity rates in Seattle and in Paris. Int J Obes (Lond). 2014 38(2): 306-14.

Duncan, G. E., Mills, B., Strachan, E., Hurvitz, P., Huang, R., Moudon, A. V., Turkheimer, E. Stepping towards causation in studies of neighborhood and environmental effects: How twin research can overcome problems of selection and reverse causation. Health & Place. 2014, 27: 106-111.

Hurvitz, P. M., Moudon, A. V., Kang, B., Saelens, B. E., Duncan, G. E. Emerging technologies for assessing physical activity behaviors in space and time. Frontier in Public Health. 2014,  2, 2. PMID: 24479113

Hurvitz, P.M., Moudon, A.V., Kang, B., Fesinmeyer, M.D., Saelens, B.E. How far from home? The locations of physical activity in an urban U.S. setting. Preventive Medicine. 2014, 69:181-186. doi: 10.1016/j.ypmed.2014.08.034. Epub 2014 Oct 5. PMID: 25285750

Stewart, O., Moudon, A.V., Claybrooke, C. Multistate evaluation of safe routes to school programs. American Journal of Health Promotion. 2014, 28(3 Suppl): S89-96. doi: 10.4278/ajhp.130430-QUAN-210.PMID: 24380471

Saelens, B. E., Vernez Moudon, A., Kang, B., Hurvitz, P. M., Zhou, C. Relation between higher physical activity and public transit use. American Journal of Public Health. 2014 104(5), 854-859.

Vernez Moudon, A., Drewnowski, A., Duncan, G. E., Hurvitz, P. M., Saelens, B. E., Scharnhorst, E. Characterizing the food environment: Pitfalls and future directions. Public Health Nutrition. 2014 16(7); 1238-1243.

Doescher M. P., Lee C., Berke E.M, Adachi-Mejia A. M., Lee C., Stewart O., Patterson D. G., Hurvitz P. M., Carlos H. A., Duncan G. E., Moudon A. V. The built environment and utilitarian walking in small U.S. towns. Prev Med. 2014 Sep 6;69C:80-86. doi: 10.1016

Stewart, O. T., Moudon, A. V. Using the built environment to oversample walk, transit, and bicycle travel. Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment. 2014, 32(0): 15-23. doi: 10.1016/j.trd.2014.06.012.


Kang, B., Moudon, A.V., Hurvitz, P.M., Reichley, L., Saelens, B.E., Walking objectively measured: classifying accelerometer data with GPS and travel diaries. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise. 2013, 45(7), 1419-28. PMID: 23439414

Perry, C.K., Herting, G.R., Berke, E.M., Nguyen, H.Q., Moudon, A.V., Beresford, S.A., Ockene, J.K., Manson, J.E., LaCroix, A.Z. Does neighborhood walkability moderate the effects of intrapersonal characteristics on amount of walking in post-menopausal women? Health & Place. 2013, 21: 39–45.


Duncan, G. E., Dansie, E. J., Strachan, E., Munsell, M., Huang, R., Moudon, A. V., Goldberg, J., Buchwald, D. Genetic and environmental influences on residential location in the U.S. Health & Place. 2012,18(3): 515-519.

Drewnowski, A., Aggarwal, A., Hurvitz, P.M., Monsivais, P., Moudon, A.V. Obesity and supermarket access: proximity or price? American Journal of Public Health. 2012 102: e74-80.

Hurvitz, P.M., Moudon, A.V. Home vs. non-home neighborhood: Quantifying differences in exposure to the built environment. American Journal of Preventive Medicine. 2012, 42(4): 411-417.

Jiao, J.F., Moudon, A.V., Ulmer, J., Hurvitz, P.M., Drewnowski, A. How to Identify Food Deserts: Measuring Physical and Economic Access to Supermarkets in King County, WA. American Journal of Public Health. 2012, 102(10): e32-39.

Rehm, C.D., Moudon, A.V., Hurvitz, P.M., Drewnowski, A. Residential property values are associated with obesity among women in King County, WA, USA. Social Science and Medicine. 2012, 75: 491-495.

Sohn, D.W., Moudon, A.V., Lee, J. The economic value of walkable neighborhoods. Urban Design International. 2012, 17(2): 115-128.

Stewart, O., Moudon, A.V., Claybrooke, C. Common ground: Eight factors that influence walking and biking to school. Transportation Policy. 2012, (24): 240-248.


de Montigny, L., Moudon, A. V., Leigh, B. C. and Kim, S. Y. A spatial analysis of the physical and social environmental correlates of discarded needles. Health & Place. 2011 17(3):757-66.

Jiao, J., Moudon, A.V., and Drewnowsk,i A. Grocery shopping: how individuals and built environments influence travel mode choice. Transportation Research Record. 2011, 2230:85-95.

Moudon, AV, Cook AJ, Ulmer J, Hurvitz PM, Drewnewski, A. A Neighborhood Wealth Metric for Use In Health Studies. American Journal of Preventive Medicine. 2011 41(1): 88–97.

Moudon, A. V., Lin, L., Jiao, J., Hurvitz, P. and Reeves, P. The risk of pedestrian injury and fatality in collisions with motor vehicles, A social ecological study of state routes and city streets in King County, Washington. Accident and Analysis Prevention. 2011, 43: 11-24.

Moudon, A. V., Sohn, D. W., Kavage, S. and Mabry, J. E. Transportation-efficient land use mapping index (TELUMI), A tool to assess multimodal transportation options in metropolitan regions. International Journal of Sustainable Transportation. 2011, 5 (2): 111-133. doi: 10.1080/15568311003624262

Moudon, V., Cook, A. J., Ulmer, J., Hurvitz, P. M. and Drewnowski, A. A Neighborhood wealth metric for use in health studies. 2011, 41 (1): 88-97

Poortinga, W., Gebel, K., Bauman, A. and Moudon, A. V. Neighborhood environment, physical activity and obesity. In: Nriagu J. O. ed. Encyclopedia of Environmental Health, Burlington: Elsevier, 2011, 4: 44–53.


de Montigny, L., Moudon, A. V., Leigh, B. C. and Young, S. Y. Assessing a drop box programme: A spatial analysis of discarded needles. International Journal of Drug Policy. 2010, 21 (3): 208-14.

Lin, L., Moudon, A. V. Objective versus subjective measures of the built environment, which are most effective in capturing associations with walking? Health & Place. 2010 16(2): 339-348.


Hurvitz, P. M., Moudon, A. V., Rehm, C. D., Streichert, L. C. and Drewnowski, A. Arterial roads and area socioeconomic status are predictors of fast food restaurant density in King County, WA. International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity. 2009 6:46 doi:10.1186/1479-5868-6-46

Matthews, S. A., Moudon, A. V. and Daniel, M. Work Group II: Using Geographic Information Systems for enhancing research relevant to policy on diet, physical activity, and weight. American Journal of Preventive Medicine. 2009, 36(4 Suppl 1): S171-176.

Moudon, A. V. Real Noise from the Urban Environment How Ambient Community Noise Affects Health and What Can Be Done About It. American Journal of Preventive Medicine. 2009, 37(2):167-71.


Duncan, G. E., Goldberg, J., Noonan, C., Moudon, A. V., Hurvitz, P., Buchwald, D. Unique Environmental Effects on Physical Activity Participation: A Twin Study. 2008, PLoS ONE. 3(4): e2019 doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0002019.

Lovasi, G. S., Moudon, A. V., Pearson, A. L., Hurvitz, P.M., Larson, E.B., Siscovick, D.S., Berke, E.M., Lumley, T., and Psaty, B.M. Using built environment characteristics to predict walking for exercise. International Journal of Health Geographics. 2008 7(10). DOI: 10.1186/1476-072X-7-10

Lovasi, G. S., Moudon, A. V., Smith, N. L., Lumley T., Larson EB, Sohn D.W., Siscovick D.S., Psaty B.M. Evaluating options for measurement of neighborhood socioeconomic context: Evidence from a myocardial infarction case-control study. Health & Place. 2008,14(3): 453-67.

Moudon, A. V., Lin, L., Hurvitz, P. M. and Reeves, P. The risk of a pedestrian collision occurrence: A case-control study of collision locations on state routes in King County and Seattle, Washington. Transportation Research Record. 2008, 2073: (1): 25-38.

Sohn, D. W., Moudon, A. V. The economic value of office clusters: An analysis of assessed property values, regional form, and land use mix in King County, Washington. Journal of Planning and Education Research. 2008 (28): 86-99.


Berke, E., Koepsell, T., Moudon, A. and Hoskins, R. Association of the built environment with physical activity and obesity in older persons. American Journal of Public Health. 2007, 97(3):1-7.

Berke, E. M., Gottlieb, L. M., Moudon, A. V. and Larson, E. B. Protective Association of Neighborhood Walkability with Depression in Older Males. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 2007, 55(4):526-33.

Moudon, A. V., Lee, C., Cheadle, A. D., Garvin, C. W., Johnson, D. B. and Schmid, TL, Weathers RD. Attributes of environments supporting walking. American Journal of Health Promotion. 2007, 21(5): 448-459.


Lee C, Moudon A. The 3Ds + R: Quantifying land use and urban form correlates of walking. Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment. 2006, 1(3): 204-215.

Lee, C., Moudon, A. V. and Courbois, J. Y. Built Environment and behavior: Spatial sampling using parcel data. Annals of Epidemiology. 2006, 16(5):387-394.

Moudon, A. V. Environmental correlates of walking for transportation or recreation purposes. Journal of Physical Activity and Health., 2006, (3 Suppl 1): S77-98.

Moudon, A. V., Lee, C., Cheadle, A. D., et al. Operational definitions of walkable neighborhood: Theoretical and empirical insights. Journal of Physical Activity and Health. 2006, (3 Suppl 1): S99-117.


Kavage, S., Moudon, A. V., Mabry, J. E. and Pergakes, N. Transportation efficient land use regulations and their application in the Puget Sound region. Transportation Research Record. 2005, 1902:44-54.

Moudon AV, Lee C, Cheadle AD, Collier CW, Johnson DB, Schmid TL, Weathers RD. Cycling and the built environment, a U.S. perspective. Transportation Research D. 2005, 10(3): 245-261.

Moudon, A. V. Active living research and the urban design, planning, and transportation disciplines. American Journal of Preventive Medicine. 2005, 28: 214-215.

Moudon, A. V., Drewnowski, A. Fat neighborhoods: Spatial epidemiology meets urban form. North West Public Health. 2005.

Moudon, A. V., Kavage, S., Mabry, J. E. and Sohn, D. W. Transportation-efficient land use mapping index. Transportation Research Record. 2005, 1902:134-144.

Moudon, A. V., Lee, C., Cheadle, A. D., et al. Cycling and the built environment, a U.S. perspective. Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment. 2005, 10(3):245-261.


Hess, P. M., Moudon, A. V. and Matlick, J. M. Pedestrian safety and transit corridors. Journal of Public Transportation. 2004; 7: 73-93

Lee, C., Moudon, A. V. Physical activity and environment research in the health field: Implications for urban and transportation planning practice and research. Journal of Planning Literature 2004, 19:147-181.


Moudon, A. V., Lee, C. Walking and biking: An evaluation of environmental audit instruments. American Journal of Health Promotion. 2003, 18: 21-37.


Koepsell, T., McCloskey, L., Wolf, M., M, Moudon A.V., Buchner D., Kraus J., and Patterson M. Crosswalk markings and the risk of pedestrian motor vehicle collisions in older pedestrians. Journal of the American Medical Association. 2002, 288: 2136-43.

Moudon, A. V., Hess, P. M., Matlick, J. M. and Pergakes, N. Pedestrian location identification tools: Identifying suburban areas with potentially high latent demand for pedestrian travel. Transportation Research Record. 2002, 1818: 94-101.


Hess, P. M., Moudon, A. V. and Logsdon, M. Measuring land use patterns. Transportation Research Record. 2001, 1780: 17-24.


Moudon, A. V. Proof of goodness: A substantive basis for the new urbanism. Places. 2000, 13: 38-43.

Moudon, A. V. Unconvincing places. Places. 2000, 13: 38.

Moudon, A. V., Hess, P. M. Suburban clusters: The nucleation of multi-family housing in the suburban areas of the Puget Sound. Journal of the American Planning Association. 2000, 66: 243-264.


Hess, P. M., Moudon, A. V., Snyder, M. C. and Stanilov, K. Site design and pedestrian travel. Transportation Research Record. 1999, 9-19.
Moudon, A. V., Hess, P. M. Suburban clusters. Wharton Real Estate Review. 1999, 3:47-55.


Moudon, A. V., Hess, P. M., Snyder, M. C. and Stanilov, K. Site design effects on pedestrian travel behavior in medium-density environments. Transportation Research Record. 1998, 1578: 48-55.


Moudon, A. V. Urban morphology as an emerging interdisciplinary field. Journal of Urban Morphology. 1997, 3-10.


Moudon, A. V., and O. Stewart. Tools for Estimating VMT Reductions from Built Environment Changes. 2013.

Moudon, A. V., B. Kang, J. Scully and O. Stewart. Sidewalk Data in King County's Urban Growth Boundary. 2013.

Hallenbeck, M. E., O. Stewart, and A. V. Moudon. A Framework for Monitoring the Performance of Demand Management and Vehicle Miles Traveled (VMT) Reduction Activities. 2013.