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Eva Diaz Fuentes

TitleAssistant Professor
InstitutionUniversity of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
DepartmentPeds Pediatrics, College of Medicine
DivisionPeds Developmental Nutrition
AddressR12110 ACH Research Institute
1212 Marshall Street
Mail Slot # 512-20B
Little Rock AR 72202
ORCID ORCID Icon0000-0002-3528-677X Additional info
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    Associate Director of the Physical Activity Core at the Arkansas Children's Nutrition Center

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    I am a pediatrician-scientist and my research focuses on physical activity and nutritional interventions as a means to promote optimal development and health trajectories of children.

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    ACRI #TBD     (KNECHT, KENNETH R)Jul 23, 2013 - May 31, 2018
    UAMS ACHRI Flow Through
    Test for Surveillance Rejection in Cardiac Transplants
    Role: Principal Investigator

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    1. Diaz EC, Williams DK, Howie EK, B?rsheim E, Andres A. Offspring sex modifies the association between early-pregnancy adiposity and 2-year-old physical activity-The Glowing Study. Int J Obes (Lond). 2024 Apr; 48(4):542-549. PMID: 38245658.
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    2. Diaz EC, Adams SH, Weber JL, Cotter M, B?rsheim E. Elevated LDL-C, high blood pressure, and low peak V? O2 associate with platelet mitochondria function in children-The Arkansas Active Kids Study. Front Mol Biosci. 2023; 10:1136975. PMID: 37033448.
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    3. Tas E, Bai S, Mak D, Diaz EC, Dranoff JA. Obesity, but not glycemic control, predicts liver steatosis in children with type 1 diabetes. J Diabetes Complications. 2022 Dec; 36(12):108341. PMID: 36345110.
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    4. Diaz EC, Williams DK, Cotter M, Sims CR, Wolfe RR, Andres A, B?rsheim E. Breastfeeding duration modifies the association between maternal weight status and offspring dietary palmitate oxidation. Am J Clin Nutr. 2022 08 04; 116(2):404-414. PMID: 35404455.
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    5. Diaz EC, Weber JL, Adams SH, Young CG, Bai S, B?rsheim E. Cardiorespiratory Fitness Associates with Blood Pressure and Metabolic Health of Children-The Arkansas Active Kids Study. Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2021 11 01; 53(11):2225-2232. PMID: 34280939.
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    6. Hudson JL, Baum JI, Diaz EC, B?rsheim E. Dietary Protein Requirements in Children: Methods for Consideration. Nutrients. 2021 May 05; 13(5). PMID: 34063030.
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    7. Tas E, Bai S, Ou X, Mercer K, Lin H, Mansfield K, Buchmann R, Diaz EC, Oden J, B?rsheim E, Adams SH, Dranoff J. Fibroblast Growth Factor-21 to Adiponectin Ratio: A Potential Biomarker to Monitor Liver Fat in Children With Obesity. Front Endocrinol (Lausanne). 2020; 11:654. PMID: 33071964.
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    8. Allman BR, Diaz EC, Andres A, B?rsheim E. Divergent Changes in Serum Branched-Chain Amino Acid Concentrations and Estimates of Insulin Resistance throughout Gestation in Healthy Women. J Nutr. 2020 07 01; 150(7):1757-1764. PMID: 32275314.
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    9. Lavefve L, Brownmiller C, Howard L, Reeves D, Adams SH, Chen JR, Diaz EC, Mauromoustakos A. Changes in Polyphenolics during Storage of Products Prepared with Freeze-Dried Wild Blueberry Powder. Foods. 2020 Apr 09; 9(4). PMID: 32283703.
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    10. Heard-Lipsmeyer ME, Diaz EC, Sims CR, Sobik SR, Ruebel ML, Thakali KM, Krukowski RA, Cleves M, B?rsheim E, Shankar K, Andres A. Maternal Adiposity is Associated with Fat Mass Accretion in Female but not Male Offspring During the First 2 Years of Life. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2020 03; 28(3):624-630. PMID: 32030918.
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    11. Diaz EC, Cleves MA, DiCarlo M, Sobik SR, Ruebel ML, Thakali KM, Sims CR, Dajani NK, Krukowski RA, B?rsheim E, Badger TM, Shankar K, Andres A. Parental adiposity differentially associates with newborn body composition. Pediatr Obes. 2020 04; 15(4):e12596. PMID: 31856430.
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    12. Allman BR, Diaz Fuentes E, Williams DK, Turner DE, Andres A, B?rsheim E. Obesity Status Affects the Relationship Between Protein Intake and Insulin Sensitivity in Late Pregnancy. Nutrients. 2019 Sep 11; 11(9). PMID: 31514469.
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    13. Rose S, Carvalho E, Diaz EC, Cotter M, Bennuri SC, Azhar G, Frye RE, Adams SH, B?rsheim E. A comparative study of mitochondrial respiration in circulating blood cells and skeletal muscle fibers in women. Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab. 2019 09 01; 317(3):E503-E512. PMID: 31211617.
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    14. Diaz EC, Herndon DN, Cleves MA, Mlcak RP, Aarsland A, B?rsheim E. Clearance of Indocyanine Green in Severe Pediatric Burns. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2019 05; 86(5):817-822. PMID: 30589752.
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    15. Diaz EC, B?rsheim E, Shankar K, Cleves MA, Andres A. Prepregnancy Fat Free Mass and Associations to Glucose Metabolism Before and During Pregnancy. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2019 05 01; 104(5):1394-1403. PMID: 30496579.
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    16. Diaz EC, Herndon DN, Lee J, Porter C, Cotter M, Suman OE, Sidossis LS, B?rsheim E. Predictors of muscle protein synthesis after severe pediatric burns. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2015 Apr; 78(4):816-22. PMID: 25807408.
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    17. Diaz EC, Herndon DN, Porter C, Sidossis LS, Suman OE, B?rsheim E. Effects of pharmacological interventions on muscle protein synthesis and breakdown in recovery from burns. Burns. 2015 Jun; 41(4):649-57. PMID: 25468473.
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    18. Porter C, Cotter M, Diaz EC, Jennings K, Herndon DN, B?rsheim E. Amino acid infusion fails to stimulate skeletal muscle protein synthesis up to 1 year after injury in children with severe burns. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2013 Jun; 74(6):1480-5. PMID: 23694875.
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    19. Herndon DN, Rodriguez NA, Diaz EC, Hegde S, Jennings K, Mlcak RP, Suri JS, Lee JO, Williams FN, Meyer W, Suman OE, Barrow RE, Jeschke MG, Finnerty CC. Long-term propranolol use in severely burned pediatric patients: a randomized controlled study. Ann Surg. 2012 Sep; 256(3):402-11. PMID: 22895351.
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