Works (134)

Updated: January 25th, 2024 04:30

2023 journal article

Need and Interest in Nature Prescriptions to Protect Cardiovascular and Mental Health: A Nationally-Representative Study With Insights for Future Randomised Trials

HEART LUNG AND CIRCULATION, 32(1), 114–123.

By: T. Astell-Burt, J. Hipp, B. Gatersleben, D. Adlakha*, M. Marselle, K. Olcon, E. Pappas, M. Kondo ...

author keywords: Nature; Prevention; Management; Cardiovascular health; Mental health
MeSH headings : Adult; Female; Humans; Male; Australia / epidemiology; Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2; Health Personnel; Mediastinum; Mental Health
TL;DR: High levels of interest in nature prescriptions amid low levels of nature contact in many target health groups provides impetus for developing randomised trials of interventions that enable people to spend more time in nature. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: July 19, 2023

2023 article

Public health research on physical activity and COVID-19: Progress and updated priorities

Sallis, J. F., Adlakha, D., Oyeyemi, A., & Salvo, D. (2023, September). JOURNAL OF SPORT AND HEALTH SCIENCE, Vol. 12, pp. 553–556.

By: J. Sallis*, D. Adlakha n, A. Oyeyemi* & D. Salvo*

UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
3. Good Health and Well-being (OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: November 13, 2023

2023 journal article

Status and Trends of Physical Activity Surveillance, Policy, and Research in 164 Countries: Findings From the Global Observatory for Physical Activity-GoPA! 2015 and 2020 Surveys

JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL ACTIVITY & HEALTH, 20(2), 112–128.

By: A. Ramirez Varela, P. Hallal, J. Mejia Grueso, Z. Pedisic, D. Salvo, A. Nguyen, B. Klepac, A. Bauman ...

author keywords: epidemiology; guidelines and recommendations; health promotion; measurement; public health practice
TL;DR: There are large inequalities between countries and world regions in their capacity to promote PA, and Coordinated efforts are needed to reduce the inequalities and improve the global capacity for PA promotion. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: September 11, 2023

2022 journal article

"Green Enough Ain't Good Enough:" Public Perceptions and Emotions Related to Green Infrastructure in Environmental Justice Communities

International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 19(3), 1448.

By: M. Meenar*, M. Heckert* & D. Adlakha n

author keywords: biophilic urban planning; green stormwater infrastructure; social benefits; health equity; emotions; perceptions; mental health; Camden
MeSH headings : Cities; Emotions; Environmental Justice; Hot Temperature; Humans; Public Opinion
Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: February 28, 2022

2022 conference paper

Are urban design and transport policies creating healthy, active cities across the world?

Giles-Corti, B., Boeing, G., Adlakha, D., Cerin, E., Lowe, M., Higgs, C., … Sallis, J. (2022, October). Presented at the 7th Biennial Congress of the International Society for Physical Activity and Health (ISPAH), Abu Dhabi, UAE.

By: B. Giles-Corti, G. Boeing, D. Adlakha, E. Cerin, M. Lowe, C. Higgs, A. Moudon, J. Arundel ...

Event: 7th Biennial Congress of the International Society for Physical Activity and Health (ISPAH) at Abu Dhabi, UAE

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2022 journal article

Assessing the Impact of a New Urban Greenway Using Mobile, Wearable Technology-Elicited Walk- and Bike-Along Interviews

Sustainability, 14(3), 1873.

By: D. Adlakha n, M. Tully* & P. Mansour*

author keywords: wearable sensors; physical activity; walk-along; bike-along; transportation; recreation; neighbourhoods
Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: March 7, 2022

2022 conference paper

Calculation of policy-relevant spatial indicators of urban liveability: experiences of scaling a research programme from local to global

UBLISHER 10th State of Australasian Cities National Conference, 1-3 December 2021, Melbourne, Australia. Presented at the 10th State of Australasian Cities National Conference, Melbourne, Australia.

By: C. Higgs, A. Alderton, J. Rozek, D. Adlakha, H. Badland, G. Boeing, A. Both, E. Cerin ...

Event: 10th State of Australasian Cities National Conference at Melbourne, Australia on December 1-3, 2021

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: July 7, 2022

2022 article

Case study from Asia Push for pedal power: urban mobility and the rise of bicycling in Indian cities

PHYSICAL ACTIVITY IN LOW- AND MIDDLE-INCOME COUNTRIES, pp. 217–224.

By: D. Adlakha* & F. John

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: November 14, 2022

2022 journal article

City planning policies to support health and sustainability: an international comparison of policy indicators for 25 cities

The Lancet Global Health, 10(6), E882–E894.

By: M. Lowe*, D. Adlakha n, J. Sallis*, D. Salvo*, E. Cerin*, A. Moudon*, C. Higgs*, E. Hinckson* ...

MeSH headings : Cities; City Planning; Health Policy; Humans; Transportation; Urban Health
TL;DR: Despite common policy rhetoric endorsing healthy and sustainable cities, there was a paucity of measurable policy targets in place to achieve these aspirations and there is an urgent need to build capacity for health-enhancing city planning policy and governance, particularly in low-income and middle-income countries. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: July 9, 2022

2022 journal article

Creating healthy and sustainable cities: what gets measured, gets done

The Lancet Global Health, 10(6), E782–E785.

MeSH headings : Cities; Health Status; Humans; Sustainable Development
TL;DR: In this Series, eight integrated urban systems policies work together to create eight intervention foci—the 8D’s—to develop more compact cities that enable sustainable mobility, reduce NCDs and road trauma, and manage urbanisation. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: July 9, 2022

2022 speech

Design for all ages

Presented at the National Park Service, Healthy Parks Healthy People Learning Expedition, Durham, NC, USA.

By: D. Adlakha & B. Sledge

Event: National Park Service, Healthy Parks Healthy People Learning Expedition at Durham, NC, USA on March 30, 2022

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2022 conference paper

Designing for outdoor play and healthy childhoods: A call to action

Keynote presented at the US Play Coalition Conference’s Power PLAYer Panel on The Nature of Play, Clemson, South Carolina, USA.

By: D. Adlakha

Event: US Play Coalition Conference’s Power PLAYer Panel on The Nature of Play at Clemson, South Carolina, USA on April 5, 2022

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2022 journal article

Determining thresholds for spatial urban design and transport features that support walking to create healthy and sustainable cities: findings from the IPEN Adult study

The Lancet Global Health, 10(6), E895–E906.

MeSH headings : Adult; Cities; Environment Design; Health Status; Humans; Residence Characteristics; Transportation / methods; Walking
TL;DR: The results of the IPEN study are used to suggest specific target values for each feature as benchmarks for progression towards creating healthy and sustainable cities. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
11. Sustainable Cities and Communities (OpenAlex)
Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: July 9, 2022

2022 dataset

Global Healthy and Sustainable City Indicator Study Collaboration - 25 Cities spatial indicators datasets

By: C. Higgs, S. Liu, G. Boeing, J. Arundel, M. Lowe, D. Adlakha, E. Cerin, E. Hinckson ...

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: July 7, 2022

2022 article

Healthy and Sustainable City Indicators Report Series: Comparisons with 25 cities internationally

By: C. Higgs, M. Lowe, D. Adlakha, J. Arundel, G. Boeing, E. Cerin, E. Hinckson, S. Liu ...

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: July 7, 2022

2022 speech

Policies and practices connecting children to nature

Presented at the Policy Evaluation Network: Early Careers Network (PEN-ECN) Webinar.

By: D. Adlakha & B. Sledge

Event: Policy Evaluation Network: Early Careers Network (PEN-ECN) Webinar on February 8, 2022

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2022 article

Policy-Relevant Spatial Inidicators of Urban Liveability And Sustainability: Scaling From Local to Global

Higgs, C., Alderton, A., Rozek, J., Adlakha, D., Badland, H., Boeing, G., … Giles-Corti, B. (2022, October 2). URBAN POLICY AND RESEARCH, Vol. 10.

author keywords: Liveability; urban planning and health; built environment and design; epidemiological modelling; spatial data and applications; geospatial analysis; network analysis
Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: September 12, 2022

2022 journal article

The future is urban: integrated planning policies can enable healthy and sustainable cities

The Lancet Global Health, 10(6), E790–E791.

By: D. Adlakha n & F. John

MeSH headings : Cities; Forecasting; Health Status; Humans; Sustainable Development; Urban Health
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
11. Sustainable Cities and Communities (OpenAlex)
Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: July 9, 2022

2022 speech

Urban Greenways: Connecting the Divided City

Adlakha, D. (2022, June). Presented at the Queen’s University, Belfast, Ireland.

By: D. Adlakha

Event: Queen’s University at Belfast, Ireland on June 6, 2022

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2022 journal article

Using open data and open-source software to develop spatial indicators of urban design and transport features for achieving healthy and sustainable cities

The Lancet Global Health, 10(6), E907–E918.

MeSH headings : Cities; Global Health; Health Status; Humans; Software; Spatial Analysis
Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: July 9, 2022

2022 conference paper

Using open data and open-source software to develop spatial indicators of urban design and transport features for achieving healthy and sustainable cities in diverse global contexts

Presented at the Urban Transitions 2022, Sitges, Spain.

By: C. Higgs, G. Boeing, S. Liu, J. Arundel, J. Sallis, E. Cerin, M. Lowe, D. Adlakha ...

Event: Urban Transitions 2022 at Sitges, Spain

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2022 journal article

What next? Expanding our view of city planning and global health, and implementing and monitoring evidence-informed policy

The Lancet Global Health, 10(6), E919–E926.

By: B. Giles-Corti*, A. Moudon*, M. Lowe*, E. Cerin*, G. Boeing*, H. Frumkin*, D. Salvo*, S. Foster* ...

MeSH headings : COVID-19 / epidemiology; COVID-19 / prevention & control; City Planning / methods; Global Health; Health Policy; Health Promotion; Humans; Pandemics / prevention & control; Urban Health
TL;DR: A study of 25 cities in 19 countries found that, despite many well intentioned policies, few cities had measurable standards and policy targets to achieve healthy and sustainable cities. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
11. Sustainable Cities and Communities (OpenAlex)
Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: July 9, 2022

2022 review

When Moving Is the Only Option: The Role of Necessity Versus Choice for Understanding and Promoting Physical Activity in Low- and Middle-Income Countries

[Review of ]. ANNUAL REVIEW OF PUBLIC HEALTH, 44, 151–169.

By: D. Salvo*, A. Jauregui*, D. Adlakha n, O. Sarmiento* & R. Reis*

author keywords: physical activity; active transport; global health; health equity; social justice; low- and middle-income countries; LMICs
MeSH headings : Humans; Developing Countries; Exercise; Income; Public Health
TL;DR: The "necessity- versus choice-based physical activity models" framework is proposed as a conceptual tool to ground physical activity and public health research and promotion efforts in LMICs, helping ensure that these efforts are relevant, ethical, responsive, and respectful to local contexts. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: April 17, 2023

2021 journal article

A generalized framework for measuring pedestrian accessibility around the world using open data

Geographical Analysis.

By: S. Liu*, C. Higgs*, J. Arundel*, G. Boeing*, N. Cerdera*, D. Moctezuma*, E. Cerin*, D. Adlakha*, M. Lowe*, G. Giles-Corti*

TL;DR: An open source software framework to construct pedestrian accessibility indicators for cities using open and consistent data and presents a generalized method to consistently measure pedestrian accessibility at high resolution and spatially aggregated scale to allow for both within- and between-city analyses. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
11. Sustainable Cities and Communities (OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: July 9, 2022

2021 conference paper

Activity-friendly Neighbourhoods Can Benefit Noncommunicable and Infectious Diseases

Adlakha, D., & Sallis, J. F. (2021, October). Presented at the 5th Healthy City Design 2021 International Congress, London, UK.

By: D. Adlakha & J. Sallis

Event: 5th Healthy City Design 2021 International Congress at London, UK

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2021 conference paper

An open-source framework to measure pedestrian accessibility for cities worldwide

Presented at the North American Meetings of the Regional Science Council International, Denver, Colorado, USA.

By: S. Liu, C. Higgs, J. Arundel, G. Boeing, N. Cerdera, D. Moctezuma, E. Cerin, D. Adlakha, M. Lowe, B. Giles-Corti

Event: North American Meetings of the Regional Science Council International at Denver, Colorado, USA

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2021 journal article

Asian city prospects for planning and urban health

Cities & Health, 5(3), 211–214.

By: J. Liu*, D. Adlakha*, M. Grant, Y. Thomas, S. Banerjee*, B. Yongsi*, S. Jayasinghe*, C. Dora*

TL;DR: This editorial challenges urban policymakers to better align city planning processes with societal goals and public values, for sustainability, health and health equity, and to hold the people of the city as the central plank in all planning processes. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
11. Sustainable Cities and Communities (OpenAlex)
Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: July 9, 2022

2021 speech

Building active and healthy communities in Bogotá

Keynote presented at the District Institute of Recreation and Sports, Bogotá, Colombia.

By: D. Adlakha

Event: District Institute of Recreation and Sports at Bogotá, Colombia on September 21, 2021

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2021 journal article

Built environment correlates of overweight and obesity among adults in Chennai, India

Cities & Health, 5(3), 289–291.

By: D. Adlakha*, R. Brownson* & J. Hipp n

TL;DR: Built environment features may profoundly influence physical activity and counter the risk from overweight and obesity in India, the world’s most populous region and a low- and middle-income country experiencing an obesity epidemic. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
1. No Poverty (OpenAlex)
Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: July 15, 2022

2021 speech

COVID-19 and Neighborhood Design: Opportunities to Implement Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Strategies

Presented at the Webinar on Sustainable Urban Living and Mobility in Developing Nations: Integrating Inherent Strengths with Learnings from Developed Economies: Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, India.

By: D. Adlakha

Event: Webinar on Sustainable Urban Living and Mobility in Developing Nations: Integrating Inherent Strengths with Learnings from Developed Economies: Indian Institute of Technology at Kharagpur, India on December 20-22, 2021

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2021 conference paper

Calculation of policy-relevant spatial indicators of urban liveability: Experiences of scaling a research programme from local to global

Higgs, C., Alderton, A., Rozek, J., Adlakha, D., Badland, H., Boeing, G., … Giles-Corti, B. (2021, December). Presented at the State of Australasian Cities Conference, Melbourne, Australia.

By: C. Higgs, A. Alderton, J. Rozek, D. Adlakha, H. Badland, G. Boeing, A. Both, E. Cerin ...

Event: State of Australasian Cities Conference at Melbourne, Australia

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2021 journal article

Defining pathways to healthy sustainable urban development

Environment International, 146, 106236.

By: C. Tonne*, L. Adair*, D. Adlakha*, I. Anguelovski*, K. Belesova*, M. Berger*, C. Brelsford*, P. Dadvand* ...

author keywords: Urbanization; Urban extent; Urbanicity; Cities; Health; Mental health
MeSH headings : Cities; Humans; Sustainable Development; Sustainable Growth; Urban Health; Urban Renewal; Urbanization
TL;DR: Specific actions to promote health through sustainable urban development that leaves no one behind are identified, including: integrated planning; evidence-informed policy-making; and monitoring the implementation of policies. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
11. Sustainable Cities and Communities (OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: July 15, 2022

2021 journal article

Designing age-friendly communities: Exploring qualitative perspectives on urban green spaces and ageing in two Indian megacities

International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 18(4), 1491.

MeSH headings : Aged; Cities; Exercise; Female; Humans; India; Middle Aged; Parks, Recreational; Residence Characteristics
TL;DR: The findings highlight the benefits of UGS for older adults, particularly those living in socially disadvantaged or underserved communities, which often have least access to high-quality parks and green areas. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: July 9, 2022

2021 journal article

Designing intergenerational communities: Next steps for age-friendly cities in the Global South

Planning Theory and Practice, 22(3).

By: D. Adlakha, O. Sarmiento & S. Franco

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2021 speech

Equitable Opportunities for Supporting Young Children’s Healthy Eating and Physical Activity Outdoors

Presented at the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention—Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Obesity (CDC—DNPAO).

By: R. Moore, D. Adlakha & N. Cosco

Event: US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention—Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Obesity (CDC—DNPAO) on November 10, 2021

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2021 journal article

Geographic distribution of the Ciclovia and Recreovia Programs by neighborhood SES in Bogotá: How unequal is the geographic access assessed via distance-based measures?

Journal of Urban Health, 98, 101–110.

By: D. Parra*, D. Adlakha*, J. Pinzon*, A. Van Zandt*, R. Brownson* & L. Gomez*

author keywords: recreational inequalities; Ciclovia; Recreovia; Bogota
MeSH headings : Colombia; Exercise; Humans; Public Health; Residence Characteristics; Social Class; Socioeconomic Factors
TL;DR: It is shown that urban interventions are needed to promote recreational activity and reduce health disparities in under resourced, low SES areas. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
11. Sustainable Cities and Communities (OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: July 15, 2022

2021 speech

Good practices for promoting physical activity through city/rural planning

Presented at the Irish Physical Activity Research Collaboration, University of Limerick, Ireland.

By: D. Adlakha

Event: Irish Physical Activity Research Collaboration at University of Limerick, Ireland on January 11, 2021

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2021 journal article

Individual Characteristics Associated with Active Travel in Low and High Income Groups in the UK

International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 18(19), 10360.

author keywords: active travel; income; walking; cycling
MeSH headings : Adult; Body Mass Index; Humans; Income; Poverty; Travel; United Kingdom
TL;DR: Analysis of characteristics associated with undertaking AT in an adult population and by low- and high-income groups suggests that population sub-groups may benefit from targeted initiatives to support engagement in AT and prevent further widening of inequalities. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
1. No Poverty (OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: October 26, 2021

2021 journal article

Investigating the physical activity, health, wellbeing, social and environmental effects of a new urban greenway: a natural experiment (the PARC study)

International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity, 18, 142.

By: R. Hunter*, D. Adlakha n, C. Cardwell*, M. Cupples*, M. Donnelly*, G. Ellis, A. Gough*, G. Hutchinson* ...

author keywords: Urban green space; Intervention; Natural experiment; Physical activity; Health; Mental wellbeing
MeSH headings : Built Environment; Cross-Sectional Studies; Exercise; Humans; Middle Aged; Parks, Recreational; Quality of Life
TL;DR: The results indicate at this stage no intervention effect for improvements in population-level physical activity behaviour or mental wellbeing, but they show some modest improvements for secondary outcomes including positive perceptions of the environment and social capital constructs. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
11. Sustainable Cities and Communities (OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: November 15, 2021

2021 conference paper

Pedestrians, Air pollution and health

Keynote presented at the National Pedestrian Conference on Right to Walk, Parisar, Pune, India.

By: D. Adlakha

Event: National Pedestrian Conference on Right to Walk at Parisar, Pune, India on February 28, 2021

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2021 speech

Play and Move Everywhere: Creating Equitable Opportunities for Physical Activity

Adlakha, D. (2021, December). Presented at the Eat Smart, Move More NC.

By: D. Adlakha

Event: Eat Smart, Move More NC on December 2, 2021

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2021 chapter

Push for pedal power: The case for urban cycling in India

In K. Siefken, A. R. Varela, N. Schulenkorf, & T. Waqanivalu (Eds.), Physical activity in low- and middle-income countries. London: Routledge.

By: D. Adlakha & J. Felix

Ed(s): K. Siefken, A. Varela, N. Schulenkorf & T. Waqanivalu

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2021 journal article

The effect of different COVID-19 public health restrictions on mobility: A systematic review

PLOS ONE, 16(12), e0260919.

By: M. Tully*, L. McMaw*, D. Adlakha n, N. Blair*, J. McAneney*, H. McAneney*, C. Carmichael*, C. Cunningham, N. Armstrong*, L. Smith*

MeSH headings : COVID-19 / epidemiology; COVID-19 / pathology; COVID-19 / virology; Databases, Factual; Humans; Movement; Pandemics; Public Health; SARS-CoV-2 / isolation & purification
TL;DR: Public health restrictions, particularly stay-at-home orders have significantly impacted on transmission prevention behaviours, and further research is required to understand how to effectively address pandemic fatigue and to support the safe return back to normal day-to-day behaviours. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: March 7, 2022

2021 speech

The importance of walkable, activityfriendly neighborhoods in the pandemic era

Keynote presented at the Sino-UK Joint Symposium on Post Novel COVID-19 Pandemic: A Reconsideration for the Built Environment.

By: J. Sallis & D. Adlakha

Event: Sino-UK Joint Symposium on Post Novel COVID-19 Pandemic: A Reconsideration for the Built Environment on August 27, 2021

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2020 journal article

Activity-friendly neighbourhoods can benefit non-communicable and infectious diseases

Cities & Health, 5(S1), S191–S195.

By: D. Adlakha* & J. Sallis*

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2020 conference paper

Activity-friendly neighbourhoods can benefit non-communicable and infectious diseases

Adlakha, D., & Sallis, J. F. (2020, November). Presented at the 4th Healthy City Design 2020 International Congress.

By: D. Adlakha & J. Sallis

Event: 4th Healthy City Design 2020 International Congress

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2020 journal article

An international physical activity and public health research agenda to inform coronavirus disease-19 policies and practices

Journal of Sport and Health Science, 9(4), 328–334.

By: J. Sallis*, D. Adlakha*, A. Oyeyemi* & D. Salvo*

MeSH headings : Betacoronavirus; Biomedical Research; COVID-19; Coronavirus Infections; Exercise; Health Policy; Humans; Internationality; Pandemics; Pneumonia, Viral; Public Health; SARS-CoV-2; Sedentary Behavior
TL;DR: An international physical activity and public health research agenda to inform coronavirus disease-2019 policies and practices is presented. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: July 15, 2022

2020 journal article

Built environment correlates of physical activity in low-and-middle income countries: A systematic review

PLOS ONE, 15(3), e0230454.

By: S. Elshahat*, M. O’Rorke* & D. Adlakha*

MeSH headings : Built Environment / statistics & numerical data; Cross-Sectional Studies; Developing Countries / statistics & numerical data; Environment Design / statistics & numerical data; Exercise; Female; Humans; Male
TL;DR: Longitudinal research studies with objective measures are needed for inferring well-grounded PA-BE causal relationships and informing the design of evidence-based environmental interventions for increasing PA levels in LMICs. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: July 9, 2022

2020 magazine article

COVID-19 and India’s chronic disease burden: How exercise can be beneficial

Adlakha, D., Sallis, J. F., & Pratt, M. (2020, April 16). The News Minute.

By: D. Adlakha, J. Sallis & M. Pratt

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2020 weblog post

GP RED Research Brief #11. An international physical activity and public health research agenda to inform Coronavirus Disease (COVID)-19 policies and practices

Sallis, J., Adlakha, D., Oyeyemi, A., & Salvo, D. (2020, August 14). https://www.gpred.org/research-briefs/

By: J. Sallis, D. Adlakha, A. Oyeyemi & D. Salvo

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2020 journal article

Making the case for ‘physical activity security’: The 2020 WHO guidelines on physical activity and sedentary behaviour from a Global South perspective

British Journal of Sports Medicine, 54(24), 1447–1448.

By: E. Lambert*, T. Kolbe-Alexander*, D. Adlakha*, A. Oyeyemi*, N. Anokye*, S. Goenka*, P. Mogrovejo*, D. Salvo*

author keywords: sedentary; public health; physical activity; non-communicable disease
MeSH headings : COVID-19 / epidemiology; Developed Countries; Developing Countries; Exercise; Global Health / standards; Health Promotion / standards; Humans; Pandemics; Practice Guidelines as Topic; Quarantine; Research Design; SARS-CoV-2; Sedentary Behavior; World Health Organization
TL;DR: The editors suggest that under-representation of lower and middle-income countries in the PA literature is more than ‘just another research gap’, and that with rapid urbanisation in LMICs, often into poverty, it is required to view PA through the ‘lens’ of equity. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: July 15, 2022

2020 weblog post

Mengapa kota yang padat baik untuk kesehatan, bahkan selama pandemi (Translation—Why urban density is good for health – even during a pandemic

Adlakha, D., & Sallis, J. F. (2020, July 29). https://theconversation.com/mengapa-kota-yang-padat-baikuntuk-kesehatan-bahkan-selama-pandemi-143474

By: D. Adlakha & J. Sallis

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2020 journal article

Mind the gap: Gender differences in walkability, transportation and physical activity in urban India

Journal of Transport & Health, 18, 100875.

By: D. Adlakha* & D. Parra*

author keywords: Non-communicable diseases; Low- and middle-income countries; Physical activity; Built environment; Neighborhood walkability; India
TL;DR: Low engagement in leisure PA among women can be linked to prevailing socio-cultural norms that constrain women's mobility and hinder their participation in PA. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: July 15, 2022

2020 journal article

Neighbourhood supports for active ageing in urban India

Psychology and Developing Societies, 32(2), 254–277.

By: D. Adlakha*, M. Krishna*, R. Woolrych* & G. Ellis*

author keywords: Active ageing; built environment; physical activity; older adults; age-friendly cities; India
TL;DR: It is highlighted that access to neighbourhood amenities such as transportation, parks and green spaces, and opportunities for leisure and social interaction play a key role in determining older adults’ health and quality of life. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
11. Sustainable Cities and Communities (OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: July 15, 2022

2020 speech

Outdoor Learning Environment Fall Summit

Presented at the Randolph County, NC, USA.

By: D. Adlakha

Event: at Randolph County, NC, USA on September 30, 2021

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2020 journal article

The association between sedentary behavior and sarcopenia among adults aged ≥65 years in low- and middle-income countries

International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 17(5), 1708.

author keywords: sarcopenia; sedentary behavior; older adults; low- and middle-income countries
MeSH headings : Aged; Cross-Sectional Studies; Female; Gait; Hand Strength; Humans; Income; Male; Sarcopenia / etiology; Sedentary Behavior; Socioeconomic Factors
TL;DR: Public health and healthcare practitioners may wish to target reductions in sedentary behavior to aid in the prevention of sarcopenia in older adults. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
1. No Poverty (OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: July 9, 2022

2020 weblog post

Why urban density is good for health – even during a pandemic

Adlakha, D., & Sallis, J. F. (2020, July 24). https://theconversation.com/why-urban-density-is-good-for-health-evenduring-a-pandemic-142108

By: D. Adlakha & J. Sallis

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2019 speech

Active living and ageing-in-place

Presented at the Place-Age Working Group Seminar, India International Centre, New Delhi, India.

By: D. Adlakha

Event: Place-Age Working Group Seminar at India International Centre, New Delhi, India on July 16, 2019

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2019 conference paper

Ageing and health: An assessment of urban regeneration impacts on physical activity in older adults

Adlakha, D., Tully, M. A., Hunter, R. F., Donnelly, M., Prior, L., Cupples, M. E., & Kee, F. (2019, February). Presented at the Active Living Research (ALR) Annual Conference, Charleston, South Carolina, USA.

By: D. Adlakha, M. Tully, R. Hunter, M. Donnelly, L. Prior, M. Cupples, F. Kee

Event: Active Living Research (ALR) Annual Conference at Charleston, South Carolina, USA

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2019 journal article

Burned out: Workplace policies and practices can tackle occupational burnout

Workplace Health and Safety, 67(10), 531–532.

By: D. Adlakha*

author keywords: burnout; workplace health; sedentary; physical activity; health promotion
MeSH headings : Burnout, Professional / prevention & control; Exercise; Health Behavior; Health Promotion; Humans; Job Satisfaction; Motivation; Occupational Health; Policy; Workplace
TL;DR: Health promotion through workplace physical activity policies, incentives, and supports has the potential to prevent burnout. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: July 15, 2022

2019 speech

Physical activity, urban planning, and public land use: Global perspectives on platforms for improving health

Department presented at the Department of Health and Human Performance, Joseph J. Schott Health and Human Performance Speakers Series, College of Charleston, South Carolina, USA.

By: D. Adlakha

Event: Department of Health and Human Performance, Joseph J. Schott Health and Human Performance Speakers Series at College of Charleston, South Carolina, USA on February 20, 2019

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2019 journal article

The nexus between air pollution, green infrastructure and human health

Environment International, 133(Pt A), 105181.

By: P. Kumar*, A. Druckman*, J. Gallagher*, B. Gatersleben*, S. Allison*, T. Eisenman*, U. Hoang*, S. Hama* ...

author keywords: Pollution exposure; Physical and mental health; Environmental health; Passive control; City greening
MeSH headings : Air Pollution; Health; Humans; Urbanization
TL;DR: It is concluded that urban vegetation can facilitate broad health benefits, but there is little empirical evidence linking these benefits to air pollution reduction by urban vegetation, and appreciable efforts are needed to establish the underlying policies, design and engineering guidelines governing its deployment. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: July 15, 2022

2019 conference paper

Urban livability and health: Emerging lessons from a developing country

Adlakha, D., Reis, R., Giles-Corti, B., & Kee, F. (2019, February). Presented at the Active Living Research (ALR) Annual Conference, Charleston, South Carolina, USA.

By: D. Adlakha, R. Reis, B. Giles-Corti & F. Kee

Event: Active Living Research (ALR) Annual Conference at Charleston, South Carolina, USA

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2018 speech

A Bear Tracker and a Pokémon GO Researcher: What do they have in common?

Presented at the Research symposium on phone location data, GPS and GIS mapping for the Faculty of Kinesiology and Faculty of Environmental Design, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada.

By: D. Adlakha

Event: Research symposium on phone location data, GPS and GIS mapping for the Faculty of Kinesiology and Faculty of Environmental Design at University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada on May 25, 2018

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2018 journal article

Brief standing desk intervention to reduce sedentary behavior at a physical activity conference in 2016

American Journal of Public Health, 108(9), 1197–1199.

By: J. Wilson*, D. Adlakha*, C. Cunningham*, P. Best*, C. Cardwell*, A. Stephenson*, M. Murphy*, M. Tully*

MeSH headings : Adult; Congresses as Topic; Exercise; Female; Humans; Interior Design and Furnishings; Male; Sedentary Behavior
TL;DR: Providing standing tables may be a feasible and effective strategy to reduce sitting at physical activity conferences when provided with standing tables and given point-of-decision prompts. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: July 15, 2022

2018 journal article

Exploring neighbourhood environments and active commuting in Chennai, India

International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 15(9), 1840.

By: D. Adlakha*, J. Hipp n, R. Brownson* & J. Sallis*

Contributors: D. Adlakha*, J. Hipp n, J. Sallis* & R. Brownson*

author keywords: India; active commuting; public transit; physical activity; built environment
MeSH headings : Adult; Built Environment / statistics & numerical data; Cross-Sectional Studies; Environment Design; Female; Humans; India; Male; Middle Aged; Residence Characteristics; Transportation / methods; Transportation / statistics & numerical data; Young Adult
TL;DR: Different environmental attributes were associated with active commuting in Chennai, India, suggesting that these relationships are complex and may distinctly differ from those in high-income countries. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID, Crossref
Added: October 16, 2018

2018 conference paper

Investigating the impact of urban regeneration on public health: A real-world natural experiment

Adlakha, D., Tully, M. A., Hunter, R., Cupples, M. E., & Kee, F. (2018, October). Presented at the 7th Biennial Congress of the International Society for Physical Activity and Health (ISPAH), London, UK.

By: D. Adlakha, M. Tully, R. Hunter, M. Cupples & F. Kee

Event: 7th Biennial Congress of the International Society for Physical Activity and Health (ISPAH) at London, UK

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2018 journal article

Is physical activity in middle-income countries driven by necessity or choice? Exploring the roles of motor-vehicle ownership and socioeconomic status on transport-based physical activity in Cuernavaca, Mexico, and Chennai, India

Journal of Physical Activity and Health-Proceedings of the 7th International Society for Physical Activity and Health Congress, 15(S1).

By: D. Salvo, D. Adlakha, A. Hipp, R. Brownson & M. Pratt

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2018 conference paper

Is physical activity in middle-income countries driven by necessity or choice? Exploring the roles of motor-vehicle ownership and socioeconomic status on transportbased physical activity in Cuernavaca, Mexico, and Chennai, India

Salvo, D., Adlakha, D., Hipp, J. A., Brownson, R. C., & Pratt, M. (2018, October). Presented at the 7th Biennial Congress of the International Society for Physical Activity andHealth (ISPAH), London, UK.

By: D. Salvo, D. Adlakha, J. Hipp, R. Brownson & M. Pratt

Event: 7th Biennial Congress of the International Society for Physical Activity andHealth (ISPAH) at London, UK

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2018 conference paper

Liveable Cities, Liveable Lives—Reconnecting city planning and health in developing countries

Adlakha, D. (2018, October). Presented at the Urbanization and Health—Identifying Pathways to Healthy sustainable Urban Development, Hannover, Germany.

By: D. Adlakha

Event: Urbanization and Health—Identifying Pathways to Healthy sustainable Urban Development at Hannover, Germany

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2018 conference paper

Necessity driven physical activity in middle-income countries: exploring the effect of motor-vehicle ownership on active living in Cuernavaca, Mexico and Chennai, India

Salvo, D., Adlakha, D., Hipp, J. A., Brownson, R. C., & Pratt, M. (2018, February). Presented at the Active Living Research (ALR) Annual Conference, Banff, Canada.

By: D. Salvo, D. Adlakha, J. Hipp, R. Brownson & M. Pratt

Event: Active Living Research (ALR) Annual Conference at Banff, Canada

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2018 speech

Place matters: Impacts of the built environment on health and wellbeing

Presented at the Faculty Seminar Series—Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kharagpur, India.

By: D. Adlakha

Event: Faculty Seminar Series—Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) at Kharagpur, India on July 25, 2018

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2017 magazine article

Active living: Promoting physical activity through healthy environments

Access by Design, (147), 23–25.

By: D. Adlakha

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2017 speech

Big data and emerging technologies for future cities

Keynote presented at the SMArt ciTIES Network for Sustainable Urban Futures (SMARTIES Net), Kochi and New Delhi, India.

By: D. Adlakha

Event: SMArt ciTIES Network for Sustainable Urban Futures (SMARTIES Net) at Kochi and New Delhi, India on April 24-30, 2017

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2017 journal article

Examining motivations to play Pokémon GO and their influence on perceived outcomes and physical activity

JMIR Serious Games, 5(4), 21.

By: O. Marquet n, C. Alberico n, D. Adlakha* & J. Hipp n

Contributors: O. Marquet n, C. Alberico n, D. Adlakha* & J. Hipp n

author keywords: Pokemon GO; physical activity; excercise; exergames; gaming outcomes; games; recreational; motivation
TL;DR: Days during which Pokémon GO was played were positively associated with a set of beneficial health behaviors, including higher physical activity levels, more socialization, and better mood, however, results depended on personal motivations and expectations when joining the game. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 speech

Health, planning and the built environment: Insights from recent European projects

Presented at the Center for Science and Environment, New Delhi, India.

By: D. Adlakha

Event: Center for Science and Environment at New Delhi, India on June 6, 2017

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2017 chapter

Learning from outdoor webcams: Surveillance of physical activity across environments

In P. Thakuriah, N. Tilahun, & M. Zellner (Eds.), Seeing Cities through Big Data: Research Methods and Applications in Urban Informatics-Proceedings of NSF-sponsored Workshop on Big Data and Urban Informatics (pp. 471–490). New York: Springer Publishing.

By: J. Hipp, D. Adlakha, A. Eyler, R. Gernes, A. Kargol, A. Stylianou, R. Pless

Ed(s): P. Thakuriah, N. Tilahun & M. Zellner

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2017 journal article

Pokémon GO or Pokémon Gone: How can cities respond to trends in technology inking people and space?

Cities & Health, 1(1), 89–94.

By: D. Adlakha*, O. Marquet n, J. Hipp n & M. Tully*

UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
11. Sustainable Cities and Communities (OpenAlex)
Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID, Crossref
Added: September 28, 2019

2017 journal article

Quantifying the modern city: Emerging technologies and big data for active living research

Frontiers in Public Health, 5, 105.

By: D. Adlakha*

author keywords: emerging technologies; big data; active living; built environment; physical activity; mobile applications; wearable technology
TL;DR: Novel technological approaches and big data applications to measure and track human behaviors that may have broad applications across the fields of urban planning, public health, and spatial epidemiology are discussed. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
11. Sustainable Cities and Communities (OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: July 15, 2022

2017 journal article

“Can we walk?” Environmental supports for physical activity in India

Preventive Medicine, 103, S81–S89.

By: D. Adlakha*, J. Hipp n, R. Brownson*, A. A. Eyler*, C. K. Lesorogol & R. Raghavan*

Contributors: D. Adlakha*, J. Hipp n, R. Brownson*, A. A. Eyler*, C. K. Lesorogol & R. Raghavan*

author keywords: India; Non-communicable diseases; Walkability; Built environment; Physical activity; Active living
MeSH headings : Adult; Environment Design / statistics & numerical data; Exercise; Female; Humans; India; Leisure Activities; Male; Noncommunicable Diseases / prevention & control; Residence Characteristics / statistics & numerical data; Safety / statistics & numerical data; Surveys and Questionnaires; Travel / statistics & numerical data; Walking / statistics & numerical data
TL;DR: Results suggest that relationships between BE and PA in low-and-middle income countries may be context-specific, and may differ markedly from higher income countries. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: ORCID, Web Of Science, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 journal article

Adaptation and Evaluation of the Neighborhood Environment Walkability Scale in India (NEWS-India)

International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 13(4), 401.

By: D. Adlakha*, J. Hipp n & R. Brownson*

Contributors: D. Adlakha*, J. Hipp n & R. Brownson*

author keywords: India; walkability; built environment; physical activity; measurement
MeSH headings : Adolescent; Adult; Aged; Cities; Crime; Ecosystem; Environment Design; Female; Humans; India; Male; Middle Aged; Poverty; Reproducibility of Results; Residence Characteristics / statistics & numerical data; Safety; Surveys and Questionnaires; Transportation; Walking / statistics & numerical data; Young Adult
TL;DR: The adapted Neighborhood Environment Walkability Scale for India demonstrated acceptable measurement properties among Indian adults and may be a useful tool for evaluation of built environment attributes in India. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: ORCID, Web Of Science, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 conference paper

Can we walk? Environmental supports for physical activity in India

Adlakha, D., Hipp, J. A., & Brownson, R. C. (2016, November). Presented at the 6th Biennial Congress of the International Society for Physical Activity and Health (ISPAH), Bangkok, Thailand.

By: D. Adlakha, J. Hipp & R. Brownson

Event: 6th Biennial Congress of the International Society for Physical Activity and Health (ISPAH) at Bangkok, Thailand

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2016 conference paper

Crowdsourcing Plaza Crowd Analysis

Hipp, J. A., Manteiga, A., & Adlakha, D. (2016, May). Presented at the Environmental Design Research Association 47 (EDRA), Raleigh, North Carolina, USA.

By: J. Hipp, A. Manteiga & D. Adlakha

Event: Environmental Design Research Association 47 (EDRA) at Raleigh, North Carolina, USA

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2016 conference paper

Designing age-friendly societies: Impact of urban regeneration on mobility and physical activity in older adults

Adlakha, D., Tully, M. A., & Kee, F. (2016, October). Presented at the Mobility, Mood, Place: Habitats for Happy & Healthy Ageing, Edinburgh, UK.

By: D. Adlakha, M. Tully & F. Kee

Event: Mobility, Mood, Place: Habitats for Happy & Healthy Ageing at Edinburgh, UK

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2016 conference paper

Designing age-friendly societies: Impact of urban regeneration on mobility and physical activity in older adults

Adlakha, D., Tully, M. A., Hunter, R. F., Donnelly, M., Prior, L., Cupples, M. E., & Kee, F. (2016, November). Poster presented at the 6th Biennial Congress of the International Society for Physical Activity and Health (ISPAH), Bangkok, Thailand.

By: D. Adlakha, M. Tully, R. Hunter, M. Donnelly, L. Prior, M. Cupples, F. Kee

Event: 6th Biennial Congress of the International Society for Physical Activity and Health (ISPAH) at Bangkok, Thailand

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2016 conference paper

Designing age-friendly societies: Impact of urban regeneration on mobility and physical activity in older adults

Adlakha, D., Tully, M. A., Hunter, R. F., Donnelly, M., Prior, L., Cupples, M. E., & Kee, F. (2016, September). Presented at the 12th Annual Meeting & 7th Conference of the European Network for the Promotion of Health-Enhancing Physical Activity (HEPA Europe), Belfast, Ireland.

By: D. Adlakha, M. Tully, R. Hunter, M. Donnelly, L. Prior, M. Cupples, F. Kee

Event: 12th Annual Meeting & 7th Conference of the European Network for the Promotion of Health-Enhancing Physical Activity (HEPA Europe) at Belfast, Ireland

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2016 journal article

Exploring associations between perceived home and work neighborhood environments, diet behaviors, and obesity: Results from a survey of employed adults in Missouri

Preventive Medicine Reports, 4, 591–596.

By: R. Tabak*, J. Hipp n, E. Dodson*, L. Yang, D. Adlakha* & R. Brownson*

Contributors: R. Tabak*, J. Hipp n, E. Dodson*, L. Yang, D. Adlakha* & R. Brownson*

TL;DR: Investigating whether perceptions of built environment factors related to eating in the residential neighborhood will have different, independent associations with BMI and dietary behaviors than perceived built environment Factors in the worksite neighborhood found few associations after adjustment, and none were identified with the workplace neighborhood environment. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: ORCID, Crossref
Added: September 23, 2019

2016 journal article

Neighborhood-based differences in walkability, physical activity, and weight status in India

Journal of Transport & Health, 3(4), 485–499.

By: D. Adlakha*, J. Hipp n & R. Brownson*

Contributors: D. Adlakha*, J. Hipp n & R. Brownson*

author keywords: India; Walkability; Physical activity; Sedentary behavior; Body mass index; Non-communicable diseases
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
11. Sustainable Cities and Communities (OpenAlex)
Sources: ORCID, Web Of Science, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 conference paper

Reliability and Validity of Crowd Analyses in Urban Environments

Hipp, J. A., Manteiga, A., & Adlakha, D. (2016, May). Presented at the Environmental Design Research Association 47 (EDRA), Raleigh, North Carolina, USA.

By: J. Hipp, A. Manteiga & D. Adlakha

Event: Environmental Design Research Association 47 (EDRA) at Raleigh, North Carolina, USA

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2016 conference paper

Technological innovations for tracking human behavior in public spaces

Adlakha, D., Hipp, J. A., & Manteiga, A. (2016, November). Presented at the 6th Biennial Congress of the International Society for Physical Activity and Health (ISPAH), Bangkok, Thailand.

By: D. Adlakha, J. Hipp & A. Manteiga

Event: 6th Biennial Congress of the International Society for Physical Activity and Health (ISPAH) at Bangkok, Thailand

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2016 conference paper

Technological innovations for tracking human behavior in public spaces

Adlakha, D., Hipp, J. A., & Manteiga, A. (2016, September). Presented at the 12th Annual Meeting & 7th Conference of the European Network for the Promotion of Health-Enhancing Physical Activity (HEPA Europe), Belfast, Ireland.

By: D. Adlakha, J. Hipp & A. Manteiga

Event: 12th Annual Meeting & 7th Conference of the European Network for the Promotion of Health-Enhancing Physical Activity (HEPA Europe) at Belfast, Ireland

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2015 conference paper

Can we walk? Environmental supports for active travel in India

Adlakha, D. (2015, June). Presented at the Annual Meeting of the International Society of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity (ISBNPA), Edinburgh, UK.

By: D. Adlakha

Event: Annual Meeting of the International Society of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity (ISBNPA) at Edinburgh, UK

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2015 journal article

Choice of commuting mode among employees: Do home neighborhood environment, worksite neighborhood environment, and worksite policy and supports matter?

Journal of Transport & Health, 2(2), 212–218.

Contributors: L. Yang*, J. Hipp*, D. Adlakha*, C. Marx*, R. Tabak* & R. Brownson*

author keywords: Active commuting; Public transit; Neighborhood environment; Worksite support; Worksite policy; Employees
TL;DR: Both environment features and worksite supports and policies are associated with the choice of commuting mode, and future studies should use longitudinal designs to investigate the potential of promoting alternative commuting modes through worksite efforts that support sustainable commuting behaviors as well as the Potential of built environment improvements. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: ORCID, Crossref
Added: November 16, 2019

2015 journal article

Corrigendum: Use of emerging technologies to assess differences in outdoor physical activity in St. Louis, Missouri

Frontiers in Public Health, 3(MAR).

By: D. Adlakha*, E. Budd*, R. Gernes*, S. Sequeira* & J. Hipp*

Contributors: D. Adlakha*, E. Budd*, R. Gernes*, S. Sequeira* & J. Hipp*

author keywords: physical activity; parks; MapMyRun.com; socioeconomic status; web data feeds
TL;DR: This research presents a novel probabilistic procedure called “spot-spot analysis” that allows for real-time analysis of the response of the immune system to natural catastrophes. (via Semantic Scholar)
Source: ORCID
Added: August 31, 2021

2015 journal article

Home and Workplace Built Environment Supports for Physical Activity

American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 48(1), 104–107.

By: D. Adlakha*, A. Hipp*, C. Marx*, L. Yang*, R. Tabak*, E. Dodson*, R. Brownson*

Contributors: D. Adlakha*, A. Hipp*, C. Marx*, L. Yang*, R. Tabak*, E. Dodson*, R. Brownson*

MeSH headings : Adult; Aged; Environment Design / standards; Environment Design / statistics & numerical data; Feeding Behavior; Female; Food Industry / standards; Food Industry / statistics & numerical data; Fruit / supply & distribution; Humans; Interviews as Topic; Logistic Models; Male; Middle Aged; Missouri; Motor Activity; Public Facilities / standards; Public Facilities / statistics & numerical data; Recreation; Residence Characteristics / statistics & numerical data; Safety; Socioeconomic Factors; Vegetables / supply & distribution; Walking; Workplace / standards; Workplace / statistics & numerical data; Young Adult
TL;DR: Findings suggest that diverse, attractive, and walkable neighborhoods around workplaces support walking, bicycling, and use of public transit. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
11. Sustainable Cities and Communities (OpenAlex)
Sources: ORCID, Crossref
Added: November 16, 2019

2015 conference paper

Learning from Outdoor Webcams: Capturing Active Commuting Behavior Across Environments

Adlakha, D., Hipp, J. A., Alicia, M., Gernes, R., & Melody, S. (2015, February). Presented at the Active Living Research (ALR) Annual Conference, San Diego, California, USA.

By: D. Adlakha, J. Hipp, M. Alicia, R. Gernes & S. Melody

Event: Active Living Research (ALR) Annual Conference at San Diego, California, USA

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2015 speech

Recommendations for conducting international fieldwork

Adlakha, D. (2015, August). Presented at the Brown School—Ph.D. Program Professional Development Seminars., Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, USA.

By: D. Adlakha

Event: Brown School—Ph.D. Program Professional Development Seminars. at Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, USA on August 12, 2015

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2015 magazine article

Street smart

Adlakha, D. (2015, April 21). The Hindu-Property Plus, 2.

By: D. Adlakha

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2015 magazine article

The active way

Adlakha, D. (2015, December 14). Times Property, 1.

By: D. Adlakha

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2014 conference paper

Adaptation of the Neighborhood Environment Walkability Scale (NEWS) in India

Adlakha, D., & Hipp, J. A. (2014, March). Poster presented at the Active Living Research (ALR) Annual Conference, San Diego, California, USA.

By: D. Adlakha & J. Hipp

Event: Active Living Research (ALR) Annual Conference at San Diego, California, USA

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2014 speech

Navigating the doctoral program

Presented at the Brown School—Ph.D. Program Professional Development Seminars, Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, USA.

By: D. Adlakha

Event: Brown School—Ph.D. Program Professional Development Seminars at Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, USA on September 10, 2014

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2014 journal article

Use of Emerging Technologies to Assess Differences in Outdoor Physical Activity in St. Louis, Missouri

Frontiers in Public Health, 2(MAY).

By: D. Adlakha*, E. Budd*, R. Gernes*, S. Sequeira* & J. Hipp*

Contributors: D. Adlakha*, E. Budd*, R. Gernes*, S. Sequeira* & J. Hipp*

author keywords: physical activity; parks; MapMyRun.com; socioeconomic status; web data feeds
TL;DR: Online public web data feeds are analyzed to assess differences in outdoor PA by neighborhood SES in St. Louis and show that a majority of running and walking routes occur in or at least traverse through a park, however, this finding does not hold when comparing low-SES neighborhoods to higher-S ES neighborhoods in St Louis. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
1. No Poverty (OpenAlex)
Sources: ORCID, Crossref
Added: January 4, 2020

2013 conference paper

Assessing Outdoor Recreational Physical Activity and Parklands in St. Louis, MIssouri

Adlakha, D., Budd, E., & Hipp, J. A. (2013, May). Presented at the 44th Annual Conference of the Environmental Design Research Association (EDRA), Providence, Rhode Island, USA.

By: D. Adlakha, E. Budd & J. Hipp

Event: 44th Annual Conference of the Environmental Design Research Association (EDRA) at Providence, Rhode Island, USA

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2013 conference paper

Crowd-sourcing for Public Health: Capture of Outdoor Scenes to Assess Built Environment Change and Active Transportation

Adlakha, D., Hipp, J. A., Pless, R., & Gernes, R. (2013, February). Poster presented at the 18th Annual Graduate Research Symposium, St. Louis, Missouri, USA.

By: D. Adlakha, J. Hipp, R. Pless & R. Gernes

Event: 18th Annual Graduate Research Symposium at St. Louis, Missouri, USA

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2013 conference paper

Crowdsourcing for public health: capture of outdoor scenes to assess built environment change and active transportation

Adlakha, D., Hipp, J. A., Pless, R., & Gernes, R. (2013, October). Poster presented at the 6th Annual Institute for Public Health Conference, Washington University in St. Louis (St. Louis, Missouri, USA.

By: D. Adlakha, J. Hipp, R. Pless & R. Gernes

Event: 6th Annual Institute for Public Health Conference at Washington University in St. Louis (St. Louis, Missouri, USA

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2013 conference paper

Do you see what I see: crowdsource annotation of captured scenes

Proceedings of the 4th International SenseCam & Pervasive Imaging Conference on - SenseCam '13, 24–25.

By: J. Hipp*, D. Adlakha*, R. Gernes*, A. Kargol* & R. Pless*

Contributors: J. Hipp*, D. Adlakha*, R. Gernes*, A. Kargol* & R. Pless*

Event: the 4th International SenseCam & Pervasive Imaging Conference

TL;DR: Crowdsourcing was shown to be a reliable and valid workforce for annotating images of outdoor human behavior and the mean annotation of four MTurk workers proved most parsimonious for valid results. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
11. Sustainable Cities and Communities (OpenAlex)
Sources: ORCID, Crossref
Added: January 14, 2020

2013 conference paper

Effectiveness of Built environment interventions using web cameras

Sequeira, S., Hipp, J. A., Adlakha, D., Kargol, A., & Pless, R. (2013, November). Presented at the 141st American Public Health Association Annual Meeting and Exposition (APHA), Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

By: S. Sequeira, J. Hipp, D. Adlakha, A. Kargol & R. Pless

Event: 141st American Public Health Association Annual Meeting and Exposition (APHA) at Boston, Massachusetts, USA

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2013 journal article

Emerging Technologies: Webcams And Crowd-sourcing To Identify Active Transportation

American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 44(1), 96–97.

By: J. Hipp*, D. Adlakha*, A. Eyler*, B. Chang* & R. Pless*

Contributors: J. Hipp*, D. Adlakha*, A. Eyler*, B. Chang* & R. Pless*

MeSH headings : Adult; Cooperative Behavior; Crowdsourcing / methods; Humans; Internet; Motor Activity / physiology; Obesity / epidemiology; Obesity / prevention & control; Public Health; Transportation; United States / epidemiology
TL;DR: A novel transdisciplinary collaboration between public health and computer science is presented here with the goal of automatically analyzing existing public data feeds in innovative ways to quantify BE intervention effectiveness. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: ORCID, Crossref
Added: February 10, 2020

2013 conference paper

Environmental Level Factors and Obesity Prevalence in Missouri

Adlakha, D., & Budd, E. (2013, March). Poster presented at the 34th Annual Meeting and Scientific Sessions of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, San Francisco, California, USA.

By: D. Adlakha & E. Budd

Event: 34th Annual Meeting and Scientific Sessions of the Society of Behavioral Medicine at San Francisco, California, USA

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2013 journal article

Social ecological constraints to park use in communities with proximate park access

LARNet: The Cyber Journal of Applied Leisure and Recreation Research, 16(4), 23–36.

By: J. Hipp, R. Chockalingam & D. Adlakha

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2013 conference paper

The Use of Webcams and Internet Crowd-Sourcing to Evaluate Built Environment Change

Hipp, J. A., Adlakha, D., Chang, B., Eyler, A. A., & Pless, R. (2013, February). Presented at the Active Living Research (ALR) Annual Conference, San Diego, California, USA.

By: J. Hipp, D. Adlakha, B. Chang, A. Eyler & R. Pless

Event: Active Living Research (ALR) Annual Conference at San Diego, California, USA

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2013 conference paper

Use of Emerging Technologies to Assess Outdoor Physical Activity and Parklands in St. Louis, MIssouri

Adlakha, D., Hipp, J. A., Gernes, R., Budd, E., & Sequeira, S. (2013, November). Presented at the 141st American Public Health Association Annual Meeting and Exposition (APHA), Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

By: D. Adlakha, J. Hipp, R. Gernes, E. Budd & S. Sequeira

Event: 141st American Public Health Association Annual Meeting and Exposition (APHA) at Boston, Massachusetts, USA

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2013 conference paper

Use of Webcams and Crowdsourcing to Evaluate Physical Activity and Built Environment Change

Adlakha, D., Hipp, J. A., Pless, R., Eyler, A., & Gernes, R. (2013, May). Presented at the Environmental Design Research Association 44 (EDRA), Providence, Rhode Island, USA.

By: D. Adlakha, J. Hipp, R. Pless, A. Eyler & R. Gernes

Event: Environmental Design Research Association 44 (EDRA) at Providence, Rhode Island, USA

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2012 journal article

Can publicly available web cameras and mechanical Turks be used to evaluate physical activity policy and built environment change?

Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport, 15(S1), S33.

By: J. Hipp*, R. Pless*, D. Adlakha*, B. Chang* & A. Eyler*

Sources: NC State University Libraries, Crossref, ORCID
Added: March 8, 2020

2012 conference paper

Can publicly available webcams and mechanical Turks be used to evaluate physical activity policy and built environment change?

Hipp, J. A., Adlakha, D., Chang, B., Eyler, A. A., & Pless, R. (2012, October). Presented at the 4th Biennial Congress of the International Society for Physical Activity and Health (ISPAH), Sydney, Australia.

By: J. Hipp, D. Adlakha, B. Chang, A. Eyler & R. Pless

Event: 4th Biennial Congress of the International Society for Physical Activity and Health (ISPAH) at Sydney, Australia

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2012 conference paper

Environmental Level Factors and Obesity Prevalence in Missouri

Adlakha, D., & Budd, E. (2012, October). Poster presented at the 5th Annual Institute for Public Health Conference, Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, USA.

By: D. Adlakha & E. Budd

Event: 5th Annual Institute for Public Health Conference at Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, USA

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2012 conference paper

Mapping St. Louis

Adlakha, D. (2012, February). Poster presented at the 17th Annual Graduate Research Symposium, Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, USA.

By: D. Adlakha

Event: 17th Annual Graduate Research Symposium at Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, USA

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2012 conference paper

Metropolitan Transformations: The case of Boston, USA, and Nanjing, China

Adlakha, D. (2012, May). Poster presented at the 43rd Annual Conference of the Environmental Design Research Association (EDRA), Seattle, Washington, USA.

By: D. Adlakha

Event: 43rd Annual Conference of the Environmental Design Research Association (EDRA) at Seattle, Washington, USA

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2012 conference paper

Metropolitan Urban Landscapes

Adlakha, D. (2012, April). Poster presented at the Research Without Walls Annual Symposium, Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, USA.

By: D. Adlakha

Event: Research Without Walls Annual Symposium at Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, USA

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2011 speech

Architecture 101

Presented at the Sam Fox School of Design and Visual Arts—Alumni Reception, Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, USA.

By: D. Adlakha

Event: Sam Fox School of Design and Visual Arts—Alumni Reception at Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, USA

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2011 speech

Architecture for young people

Presented at the Community Service Colloquium-Gephardt Institute for Public Service, Washington University in St. Louis. St. Louis, USA.

By: D. Adlakha

Event: Community Service Colloquium-Gephardt Institute for Public Service at Washington University in St. Louis. St. Louis, USA

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2011 report

Social ecological constraints to park use in communities with quality access

In Brown School Faculty Publications (p. 13). St. Louis, MO: Centre for Social Development, Washington University.

By: J. Hipp, R. Chockalingam & D. Adlakha

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2011 speech

Sustainable cities

Presented at the Alberti Program, Sam Fox School of Design and Visual Arts, Washington University in St. Louis. St. Louis, USA.

By: D. Adlakha

Event: Alberti Program, Sam Fox School of Design and Visual Arts at Washington University in St. Louis. St. Louis, USA

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

2009 conference paper

The Sustainable City: Infrastructural Urbanism and Equitable Environmental Planning

Adlakha, D. (2009, July). Presented at the Anna University Research Symposium, Chennai, India.

By: D. Adlakha

Event: Anna University Research Symposium at Chennai, India

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 22, 2022

2008 magazine article

Go Green—Sustainable landscapes

Adlakha, D. (2008, July 26). The Hindu-Property Plus, 3.

By: D. Adlakha

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 22, 2022

2008 magazine article

Solar power, a viable and affordable option

Adlakha, D. (2008, June 7). The Hindu-Property Plus, 7.

By: D. Adlakha

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 22, 2022

2008 magazine article

Solutions for a green roof

Adlakha, D. (2008, August 9). The Hindu-Property Plus, 1.

By: D. Adlakha

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 22, 2022

2008 speech

The Future of Mega Cities

Presented at the Architect’s Conclave, Chennai, India.

By: D. Adlakha

Event: Architect’s Conclave at Chennai, India

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 22, 2022

2007 speech

Design decisions for green buildings and communities

Adlakha, D. (2007, September). Presented at the Green Building Congress, Chennai, India.

By: D. Adlakha

Event: Green Building Congress at Chennai, India on September 19, 2007

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 22, 2022

2007 conference paper

Sustainable Urbanism

Adlakha, D. (2007, July). Presented at the Graduate Architecture Student Conference, MEASI Academy of Architecture, Chennai, India.

By: D. Adlakha

Event: Graduate Architecture Student Conference, MEASI Academy of Architecture at Chennai, India

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 22, 2022

2006 speech

City, society, culture and architecture

Presented at the 12th ARCASIA Jamboree, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China.

By: D. Adlakha

Event: 12th ARCASIA Jamboree at Tsinghua University, Beijing, China on September 18, 2006

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 22, 2022

2006 chapter

Mapping Chennai

In M. S. S. Pandian, A. Srivathsan., & M. Radhakrishnan (Eds.), Project on megacities: Chennai—museum, exhibition, backyard. Chennai: INTACH.

By: D. Adlakha

Ed(s): M. Pandian, A. Srivathsan. & M. Radhakrishnan

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 22, 2022

2006 conference paper

Transition of Cities and Architecture in Asia

Adlakha, D. (2006, September). Presented at the 12th ARCASIA Jamboree, Beijing, China.

By: D. Adlakha

Event: 12th ARCASIA Jamboree at Beijing, China

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 22, 2022

conference paper

Metropolitan Landscapes: Redefining Place-making in St. Louis

Adlakha, D. Poster presented at the 43rd Annual Conference of the Environmental Design Research Association (EDRA), Seattle, Washington, USA.

By: D. Adlakha

Event: 43rd Annual Conference of the Environmental Design Research Association (EDRA) at Seattle, Washington, USA

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: July 15, 2022

Employment

Updated: July 7th, 2023 03:54

2023 - present

Delft University of Technology Delft, Zuid-Holland, NL
Associate Professor of Urban Health Faculty of Architecture and the Built Environment

2021 - 2023

North Carolina State University Raleigh, North Carolina, US
Associate Professor and Director, Natural Learning Initiative Landscape Architecture and Environmental Planning

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