Danielle Downs

Professor of Kinesiology and Obstetrics & Gynecology

Danielle Downs

Huck Affiliations

Publication Tags

Exercise Pregnancy Weight Gain Energy Intake Obesity Gestational Weight Gain Pregnant Women Overweight Longitudinal Studies Sleep Parents Postpartum Period Child Mothers Model Predictive Control Motivation Cohort Studies Mental Health Healthy Diet Fathers Energy Weights And Measures Education Feeding Behavior Health

Most Recent Publications

P Giacobbi, Danielle Downs, T Haggerty, S Pidhorskyi, D Long, M Clemmer, M Olfert, S Steinman, K Kinnamon, N Rao, H Staggs, T Hulsey, D Adjeroh, Journal of Midwifery and Women's Health on p. 664-670

Women's beliefs of pain after childbirth: Critical insight for promoting behavioral strategies to regulate pain and reduce risks for maternal mortality

Abigail M. Pauley, Krista S. Leonard, Nicole Cumbo, Isabella F. Teti, Jaimey M. Pauli, Mohamed Satti, Mark Stephens, Tammy Corr, Robert W. Roeser, Richard S. Legro, A. Dhanya Mackeen, Lisa Bailey-Davis, Danielle Symons Downs, 2023, Patient Education and Counseling

Alison Divine, Chris Blanchard, Cecilia Benoit, Danielle Symons Downs, Ryan E. Rhodes, 2022, Sleep Health on p. 475-483

Low prenatal resting energy expenditure and high energy intake predict high gestational weight gain in pregnant women with overweight/obesity

Krista S. Leonard, Danielle Symons Downs, 2022, Obesity Research and Clinical Practice on p. 281-287

Katherine M McNitt, Emily E Hohman, Daniel E Rivera, Penghong Guo, Abigail M. Pauley, Alison D Gernand, Danielle Symons Downs, Jennifer S Savage, 2022, Nutrients

Optimizing behavioral interventions to regulate gestational weight gain with sequential decision policies using hybrid model predictive control

D Rivera, Penghong Guo, D Symons Downs, Daniel E. Rivera, Jennifer Williams, Yuwen Dong, Sunil Deshpande, P Guo, J Savage, Emily E. Hohman, K Leonard, Abigail M. Pauley, Krista S. Leonard, A Pauley, Leonard, Danielle Symons Downs, 2022, Computers and Chemical Engineering

Obstetricians' prescribing practices for pain management after delivery

A Mackeen, R Vigh, L Davis, M Satti, N Cumbo, A Pauley, K Leonard, Mark Stephens, Tammy E. Corr, R. W. Roeser, Timothy Deimling, Richard S. Legro, Jaimey M. Pauli, Danielle Symons Downs, 2022, Pain Management on p. 645-652

Nishat Bhuiyan, Lorna H. McNeill, Melissa Bopp, Danielle Symons Downs, Scherezade K. Mama, 2022, Integrative Medicine Research

A control-based observer approach for estimating energy intake during pregnancy

Luca Ranghetti, Daniel E. Rivera, Penghong Guo, Antonio Visioli, A Visioi, D Symons Downs, J Savage, Jennifer Savage Williams, Danielle Symons Downs, 2022, International Journal of Robust and Nonlinear Control

Systematic review of the associations between prenatal sleep behaviours and components of energy balance for regulating weight gain

Abigail M. Pauley, Ginger A. Moore, Scherezade Kelly Mama, Peter Molenaar, Danielle Symons Downs, 2022, Journal of Sleep Research

Most-Cited Papers

Postpartum anxiety and maternal-infant health outcomes

Ian M. Paul, Danielle S. Downs, Eric W. Schaefer, Jessica S. Beiler, Carol S. Weisman, 2013, Pediatrics on p. e1218-e1224

Physical activity and sedentary behavior across 12 months in cohort samples of couples without children, expecting their first child, and expecting their second child

Ryan E. Rhodes, Chris M. Blanchard, Cecilia Benoit, Ryna Levy-Milne, Patti Jean Naylor, Danielle Symons Downs, Darren E.R. Warburton, 2014, Journal of Behavioral Medicine on p. 533-542

Emily E. Pearce, Kelly R. Evenson, Danielle Symons Downs, Allan Steckler, 2013, American Journal of Lifestyle Medicine on p. 38-50

Rebecca L. Bassett-Gunter, Ryna Levy-Milne, Patti Jean Naylor, Danielle Symons Downs, Cecilia Benoit, Darren E.R. Warburton, Chris M. Blanchard, Ryan E. Rhodes, 2013, International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity

Self-determined to exercise? leisure-time exercise behavior, exercise motivation, and exercise dependence in youth

Danielle Symons Downs, Jennifer S. Savage, Jennifer M. DiNallo, 2013, Journal of Physical Activity and Health on p. 176-184

Comparison of the dietary intakes of new parents, second-time parents, and nonparents: A longitudinal cohort study

Gabriella Nasuti, Chris Blanchard, Patti Jean Naylor, Ryna Levy-Milne, Darren E.R. Warburton, Cecilia Benoit, Danielle Symons Downs, Ryan E. Rhodes, 2014, Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics on p. 450-456

Danielle Symons Downs, Jennifer S. Savage, Daniel E. Rivera, Joshua M. Smyth, Barbara J. Rolls, Emily E. Hohman, Katherine M. McNitt, Allen R. Kunselman, Christy Stetter, Abigail M. Pauley, Krista S. Leonard, Penghong Guo, 2018, JMIR Research Protocols

Yuwen Dong, Daniel E. Rivera, Danielle Symons Downs, Jennifer Savage Williams, Diana M. Thomas, Linda Marie Collins, 2013, Proceedings of the 2013 American Control Conference on p. 1970-1975

Danielle Symons Downs, Jennifer M. DiNallo, Leann L. Birch, Ian M. Paul, Jan S. Ulbrecht, 2017, Psychology of Sport and Exercise on p. 73-81

Jennifer S. Savage, Danielle Symons Downs, Yuwen Dong, Daniel E. Rivera, 2014, American Journal of Public Health on p. 1247-1254