Human Environments Avalysis Laboratory

Publications

Journal Papers

Published

Charyk-Stewart, T., Clark, A., Gilliland, J., Miller, M. R., Edwards, J., Haidar, T., Batey, B., . . . Merritt, N. (2016). Home safe home: Evaluation of a childhood home safety program. Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery
Sadler, R. C., Clark, A. F., Wilk, P., O'Connor, C., & Gilliland, J. A. (2016). Using GPS and activity tracking to reveal the influence of adolescents’ food environment exposure on junk food purchasing. Canadian Journal of Public Health, 107 (Supplement 1), eS14-eS20.
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Mitchell, C. A., Clark, A. F., & Gilliland, J. A. (2016). Built environment influences of children’s physical activity: Examining differences by neighbourhood size and sex. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 13 (1), 130.
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Clark, A. F., & Scott, D. M. (2016). Barriers to walking: An investigation of adults in Hamilton (Ontario, Canada). International journal of environmental research and public health, 13 (2), 179.
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Clark, A. F., Bent, E. A., & Gilliland, J. A. (2016). Shortening the trip to school: Examining how children’s active school travel is influenced by shortcuts in London, Canada. Environment & Planning B: Urban Design, 43 (3), 499-514.
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Loebach, J. E., & Gilliland, J. A. (2016). Free range kids? Using GPS-derived activity spaces to examine children’s neighborhood activity and mobility. Environment & Behavior, 48 (3), 421-453.
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Sadler, R. C., Gilliland, J. A., & Arku, G. (2016). Theoretical issues in the 'food desert' debate and ways forward. GeoJournal, 81 (3), 443-455.
Gilliland, J. A., Sadler, R. C., Clark, A. F., O'Connor, C., Milczarek, M., & Doherty. S. T. (2015). Using a smartphone application to promote healthy dietary behaviours and local food consumption. BioMed Research International
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Sibbald, S. L., Graham, R., & Gilliland, J. A. (2015). The public health response to ‘do-it-yourself’ urbanism. Global Health Promotion
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Charyk-Stewart, T., Gilliland, J. A., Parry, N. G., & Fraser, D. D. (2015). An evidence-based method for targeting an abusive head trauma prevention media campaign and its evaluation. Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery, 79 (5), 748-755.
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Sadler, R.C., & Gilliland, J. A. (2015). Comparing children’s GPS tracks with non-objective geospatial measures of exposure to junk food. Spatial and Spatio-Temporal Epidemiology, 14 (15), 55-61.
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Gilliland, J. A., Clark, A., F., Tucker, P., Prapavessis, H., Avison, W., & Wilk, P. (2015). The ACT-i-Pass study protocol: How does free access to recreation opportunities impact children’s physical activity levels?. BMC Public Health., December (15), 1286.
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Gilliland, J. A., Clark, A. F., Kobrzynski, M., & Filler, G. (2015). Convenience sampling of children presenting to hospital-based outpatient clinics to estimate childhood obesity levels in local surroundings. American Journal of Public Health, 105 (7), 1332-1335.
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Sadler, R., Arku, G., & Gilliland, J. (2015). A comparative analysis of place branding in Michigan and Ontario. Urban Research and Practice, 9 (1), 16-36.
Lafreniere, D., & Gilliland, J. A. (2015). All the world's a stage: A GIS framework for recreating personal time-space from qualitative and quantitative sources. Transactions in GIS, 19 (2), 225–246.
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Sadler, R. C., Arku, G., & Gilliland, J. A. (2015). Local food networks as catalysts for food policy change to improve health and build the economy. Local Environment: The International Journal of Justice and Sustainability, 20 (9), 1103-1121.
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Clark, A. F., Scott, D. M., & Yiannakoulias, N. (2014). Examining the relationship between active travel, weather, and the built environment: A multilevel approach using a GPS-enhanced dataset. Transportation, 41 (2), 325-338.
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Crilly, R. G., Kloseck, M., Chesworth, B., Mequanint, S., Sadowski, E., & Gilliland, J. A. (2014). Comparison of hip fracture and osteoporosis medication prescription rates across Canadian provinces. Osteoporos Int, 25 (1), 205-210.
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Sadler, R. C., Gilliland, J. A., & Arku, G. (2014). Stakeholder and policy maker perception of key issues in food systems planning and policy making. Journal of Hunger & Environmental Nutrition, 9 (1), 1-15.
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Holtz, C., Gilliland, J. A., Thind, A., Wilk, P., & Campbell, M. K. (2014). Neighbourhood variation and inequity of primary health service use by mothers from London-Middlesex, Ontario. World Health & Population, 15 (2), 32-42.
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Sarma, S., Zaric, G. S., Campbell, M. K., & Gilliland, J. A. (2014). The effect of physical activity on adult obesity: Evidence from the Canadian NPHS panel. Economics and Human Biology, 14 (July), 1-21.
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Hollands, S., Campbell, M. K., Gilliland, J. A., & Sarma, S. (2014). Association between neighbourhood fast-food and full-service restaurant density and BMI: A cross-sectional study of Canadian adults. Canadian Journal of Public Health, 105 (3), e172-e178.
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Clark, A. F., & Scott, D. M. (2013). Does the social environment influence active travel? An investigation of walking in Hamilton, Canada. Journal of Transport Geography, 31 (July), 278-285.
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Dunae, P., Lafreniere, D., Gilliland, J. A., & Lutz, J. (2013). Urban wageworkers and their dwellings in the Pacific Northwest: A GIS case study and new epistemology. Labour/ Le Travail, 71 (Fall),
Stewart, T. C., McClafferty, K., Shkrum, M., Comeau, J. L., Gilliland, J., & Fraser, D. D. (2013). A comparison of injuries, crashes, and outcomes for pediatric rear occupants in traffic motor vehicle collisions. J Trauma Acute Care Surg, 74 (2), 628-633.
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Charyk-Stewart, T., Gilliland, J. A., & Fraser, D. D. (2013). An epidemiologic profile of pediatric concussions: Identifying urban and rural differences. J Trauma Acute Care Surg, 76 (3), 736-42.
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Sarma, S., Devlin, R. A., Gilliland, J. A., Campbell, K. M., & Zaric, G. S. (2013). The effect of leisure-time physical activity on obesity, diabetes, high BP and heart disease among Canadians: Evidence from 2000/01 to 2005/06. Canadian Centre for Health Economics
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Glen, K. E., Thomas, H. M., Loebach, J. E., Gilliland, J. A., & Gobert, C. P. (2013). Fruit and vegetable consumption among urban Canadian schoolchildren living in a socioeconomically disadvantaged neighbourhood. Canadian Journal of Dietetic Practice and Research, 74 (3), 114-118.
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Hollands, S., Campbell, K. M., Gilliland, J. A., & Sarma, S. (2013). A spatial analysis of the association between restaurant density and BMI in Canadian adults. Preventive Medicine, 57 (4), 258-264.
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Dunae, P. A., Lafreniere, D. J., Gilliland, J. A., & Lutz, J. S. (2013). Dwelling places, social spaces: Revealing the environments of urban workers in Victoria using historical GIS. Labour/Le Travail, 72 (Fall), 37-73.
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Ridge, M., Lafreniere, D., & Nesbit, S. (2013). Creating deep maps and spatial narratives through design. International Journal of Humanities and Arts Computing, 7 (1-2), 176-189.
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Sadler, R. C., Gilliland, J. A.,& Arku, G. (2013). A food retail-based intervention on food security and consumption. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 10 (8), 3325-3346.
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Sadler, R. C., Clark, M. A., & Gilliland, J. A. (2013). An economic impact comparative analysis of farmers’ markets in Michigan and Ontario. Journal of Agriculture, Food Systems, and Community Development, 3 (3), 61–81.
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Sadler, R. C., Gilliland, J. A., & Arku, G. (2013). Community development and the influence of new food retail sources on the price and availability of nutritious food. Journal of Urban Affairs, 35 (4), 471-491.
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He, M., Tucker, P., Irwin, D. J., Gilliland, J. A., Larsen, K., & Hess, P. (2012). Obesogenic neighborhoods: The impact of neighborhood restaurants and convenience stores on adolescents' food consumption behaviors. Public Health Nutrition, 15 (12), 2331-2339.
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Healy, M. A., Gilliland, J. A. (2012). Quantifying the magnitude of environmental exposure misclassification when using imprecise address proxies in public health research. Spatial and Spatio-Temporal Epidemiology, 3 (1), 55-67.
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He, M., Tucker, P., Gilliland, J. A., Irwin, J. D., Larsen, K., & Hess, P. (2012). The influence of local food environments on adolescents’ food purchasing behaviors. Int J of Environmental and Public Health Research, 9 (4), 1458-1471.
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Larsen, K., Gilliland, J. A., & Hess, P. M. (2012). Route based analysis to capture the environmental influences on a child's mode of travel between home and school. Annals of the Association of American Geographers, 102 (6), 1348-1365.
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Gilliland, J. A., Rangel, C. Y., Healy, M. A., Tucker, P., Loebach, J. E., Hess, P. M., He, M., Irwin, J. D., & Wilk, P. (2012). Linking childhood obesity to the built environment: A multi-level analysis of home and school neighbourhood factors associated with body mass index. Canadian Journal of Public Health, 103 (Suppl. 3), S15-S21.
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Novak, M., & Gilliland, J. A. (2011). Form, function and fluidity of the central retail district in London, Canada: 1880-1930. Social Science History, 35 (4), 543-570.
Arku, G., Kemp, J., & Gilliland, J. A. (2011). An analysis of public debates over urban growth patterns in the City of London, Ontario. Local Environment, 16 (2), 147-163.
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Dunae, P. A., Lutz, J. S., Lafreniere, D. J., & Gilliland, J. A. (2011). Making the inscrutable, scrutable: Race and space in Victoria’s Chinatown, 1891. B.C. Studies, 169 (Spring), 51-80.
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Novak, M., & Gilliland, J. A. (2011). Trading places: A historical geography of retailing in London, Canada. Social Science History, 35 (4), 543-570.
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Gilliland, J. A., Olson, S. H., & Gauvreau, D. (2011). Did segregation increase as the city expanded? Montreal 1881-1901. Social Science History, 35 (4), 465-503.
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Stewart, T. C., Polgar, D., Gilliland, J. A., Tanner, D. A., Girotti, M. J., Parry, N., & Fraser, D. D. (2011). Shaken baby syndrome and a triple-dose strategy for its prevention. Journal of Trauma-Injury Infection & Critical Care, 71 (6), 1801-1807.
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Sadler, R. C., Gilliland, J. A., & Arku, G. (2011). An application of the edge effect in measuring accessibility to multiple food retailer types in rural Southwestern Ontario, Canada. International Journal of Health Geographics, 10 (34), 1-14.
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Lafreniere, D., & Rivet, D. (2010). Rescaling the past through mosaic historical cartography. Journal of Maps, 6 (1), 417-422.
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Gilliland, J. A., & Olson, S. (2010). Residential segregation in the industrializing city: A closer look. Urban Geography, 31 (1), 29-58.
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Tanner, D. A., Kloseck, M., Crilly, R. G., Chesworth, B., & Gilliland, J. A. (2010). Hip fracture types in men and women change differently with age. BMC Geriatrics, 10 (12), 1-4.
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Hayek, M., Novak, M., Arku, G., & Gilliland, J. A. (2010). Mapping industrial legacies: Building a spatially-referenced comprehensive brownfield database in GIS. Planning Practice & Research, 25 (4), 461-475.
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Gilliland, J. A., & Loebach, J. (2010). Child-led tours to uncover children's perceptions and use of neighborhood environments. Children, Youth and Environments, 20 (1), 52-90.
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Hayek, M., Arku, G., & Gilliland, J. A. (2010). Assessing London Ontario’s brownfield redevelopment effort to promote urban intensification. Local Environment, 15 (4), 389-402.
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Forward, K., Chan, M., Charyk-Stewart, T., Gilliland, J. A., Campbell, C., & Fraser, D. D. (2010). Injury analyses in rural children: Comparison of Old-Order Anabaptists and non-Anabaptists. Journal of Trauma, 69 (5), 1294-1299.
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Tucker, P., Irwin, J. D., Gilliland, J. A., He, M., Larsen, K., & Hess, P. (2009). Environmental influences on physical activity levels in youth. Health & Place, 15 (1), 357-363.
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Brandon, C. A., Gill, D. P., Speechley, M., Gilliland, J. A., & Jones, G. R. (2009). Physical activity levels of older community-dwelling adults are influenced by summer weather variables. Applied Physiology, Nutrition & Metabolism, 34 (2), 182-190.
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Novak, M., &Gilliland, J. A. (2009). ‘Buried beneath the waves’: Using GIS to examine the social and physical impacts of a historical flood. Digital Studies, 1 (2),
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Larsen, K., Gilliland, J. A., Hess, P. M., Tucker, P., Irwin, J., & He, M. (2009). The influence of the physical environment and sociodemographic characteristics on children’s mode of travel to and from school. American Journal of Public Health, 99 (3), 520-526.
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Larsen, K., & Gilliland, J. A. (2009). A farmer's market in a food desert: Evaluating impacts on the price and availability of healthy food. Health & Place, 15 (4), 1158-1162.
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Tucker, P., Irwin, J. D., Gilliland, J.A., & He, M. (2008). Adolescents’ perspective of home, school and neighborhood environmental influences on physical activity and dietary behaviors. Children, Youth and Environments, 18 (2), 12-35.
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Larsen, K., & Gilliland, J. A. (2008). Mapping the evolution of ‘food deserts’ in a Canadian city: Supermarket accessibility in London, Ontario, 1961-2005. International Journal of Health Geographics, 7 (16), 1-16.
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Tucker, P., Gilliland, J. A., & Irwin, J. D. (2007). Splashpads, swings, and shade: Parents' preferences for neighbourhood parks. Canadian Journal of Public Health, 98 (3), 198-202.
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Tucker, P., & Gilliland, J. A. (2007). The effect of season and weather on physical activity: A systematic review. Public Health, 121 (12), 909-922.
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Gilliland, J. A., & Novak, M. (2006). Positioning the past with the present: On integrating fire insurance plans and GIS for urban environmental history. Environmental History, 11 (1), 136-139.
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Gauthier, P., & Gilliland, J. A. (2006). Mapping urban morphology: A classification scheme for interpreting contributions to the study of urban form. Urban Morphology, 10 (1), 41-50.
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Gilliland, J. A., & Gauthier, P. (2006). The study of urban form in Canada. Urban Morphology, 10 (1), 51-66.
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Wilson, D. H., Gilliland, J. A., Ross, N. A., Derevensky, J., & Gupta, R. (2006). Video lottery terminal access and gambling among high school students in Montréal. Canadian Journal of Public Health, 97 (3), 202-206.
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Gilliland, J. A., Holmes, M., Irwin, J. D., & Tucker, P. (2006). Environmental equity is child’s play: Mapping recreational opportunities in urban neighbourhoods. Vulnerable Children and Youth Studies, 1 (3), 256-268.
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Gilliland, J. A., & Ross, N. A. (2005). Opportunities for video lottery terminal gambling in Montréal: An environmental analysis. Canadian Journal of Public Health, 96 (1), 55-59.
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Gilliland, J. A. (2004). Muddy shore to modern port: The redimensioning of Montreal’s waterfront time-space. Canadian Geographer, 48 (4), 448-472.
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Gilliland, J. A., & Olson, S. (2003). Montréal, l’avenir du passé. GÉOinfo, Jan-Feb5-7.
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Gilliland, J. A. (2003). It’s about time: Exploring the fourth dimension in the morphology of urban disasters. Urban Morphology, 7 (2), 110-112.
Gilliland, J. A. (2002). Society and space in the Industrial City. Urban History Review / Revue d’histoire urbaine, 31 (1), 3-4.
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Gilliland, J. A. (2002). The creative destruction of Montreal: Street widenings and urban (re)development in the nineteenth century. Urban History Review / Revue d’histoire urbaine, 31 (1), 37-51.
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Gilliland, J. (2000). Book Review of Concise Historical Atlas of Canada, W.G. Dean, C. Heidenreich, T.F. McIlwraith, and J. Warkentin, editors, G.J. Matthews and B. Moldofsky, cartographers. Historical Geography, 28 (1), 285-287.
Gilliland, J. A. (2000). Urban morphology in the ‘Steel City’. Urban Morphology, 4 (2), 102-103.
Gilliland, J. A., & Olson, S. (1998). Claims on housing space in nineteenth-century Montreal. Urban History Review / Revue d’histoire urbaine, 26 (2), 3-16.
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Sendbeuhler, M., & Gilliland, J. A. (1998). ...to produce the highest type of manhood and womanhood: The Ontario Housing Act, 1919, and a new suburban ideal. Urban History Review / Revue d’histoire urbaine, 26 (2), 42-55.
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Gilliland, J. A. (1998). Modeling residential mobility in Montreal, 1860-1900. Historical Methods: A Journal of Quantitative and Interdisciplinary History, 31 (1), 27-42.
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In Press

Loebach, J., & Gilliland, J. A. (In Press) Linking play and place: Examining patterns in children’s neighbourhood activity and mobility using qualitative GIS. Children’s Geographies
Campbell, E. E., Dworatzek, P. D., Penava, D., de Vrijer, B., Gilliland, J. A., Matthews, J. I., & Seabrook, J. A. (In Press) Factors that influence excessive gestational weight gain: Moving beyond assessment and counselling. The Journal of Maternal-Fetal and Neonatal Medicine, 10 (February), 1-5.
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Gilliland, J. A, Sadler, R. C, Clark, A. F, O'Connor, C., Milczarek, M. & Doherty, S. T. (In Press) Using a smartphone application to promote healthy dietary behaviours and local food consumption. BioMed Research International
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Nash, D. M., Gilliland, J. A., Evers, S. E., Wilk, & Campbell, M. K. (In Press) Determinants of diet quality in pregnancy in a Canadian cohort: Does neighborhood food environment play a role?. J Nutr Educ Behav

Chapters In Books

Published

Lutz, J., Dunae, P., Gilliland, J., Lafreniere, D., Harvey, M. (2013). Turning Space Inside Out: Spatial History and Race in Victorian Victoria. In Jennifer Bonnell and Marcel Fortin (Eds.), Assessing the Landscape: Historical GIS Research in Canada Calgary: University of Calgary Press.
Gilliland, J. (2012). Fire and urban form: destruction and reconstruction in nineteenth-century Montreal. In G. Bankoff, U. Luebken, J. Sand (Eds.), Flammable Cities: Urban Conflagration and the Making of the Modern World Milwaukee: University of Wisconsin Press.
Schwartzman, K., Brassard, P., Gilliland, J., Dufaux, F., Henry, K., Buckeridge, D, Olson, S. (2012). Bridging the Cultures of Research. In N. Chrisman (Eds.), The Added Value of Scientific Networking (NCE-GEOIDE) Cité Universitaire, Québec: GEOIDE Network.
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Dunae, P.A., Lutz, J.S., Lafreniere, D.J., and Gilliland, J.A. (2011). Making the Inscrutable, Scrutable: Race and Space in Victoria’s Chinatown, 1891. In Mackie and Wynne (Eds.), Home Truths: Highlights from BC History Madeira Park, BC: Harbour Publishing.
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Gilliland, J. (2010). The built environment and obesity: trimming waistlines through neighborhood design. In Bunting, T., P. Filion, & R. Walker (Eds.), Canadian Cities in Transition (4th Edition) Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press.
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Gilliland, J. (2000). Visions and Revisions of House and Home: A Half-Century of Change in Montreal's ‘Cité-jardin’. In H. Nicol and G. Halseth (Eds.), (Re)Development at the Urban Edges Waterloo, ON: Geography Publication Series, University of Waterloo.

In Press

Oiamo, T., Lafreniere, D., & Parr, J (). The Making of a Key North American Environment of Mobility: the Windsor-Detroit Borderland. In Colin Coates, Jay Young, and Ben Bradley (Eds.), Moving Natures: Mobility and the Environment in Canadian History Calgary: University of Calgary Press.

Reports

Published

Gilliland, J. and R. Sadler. (2012). Mapping Environmental Barriers and Enablers for Healthy Living in Chatham-Kent.Chatham, ON:Chatham-Kent Public Health Unit
Gilliland, J., and Sadler, R.C. (2012). Assessing the Impact of Food Environments on Healthy Eating, Obesity & Health in Chatham-Kent.Chatham, ON:Chatham-Kent Public Health Unit
Sadler, R.C., Kulon, S., and Gilliland, J. (2012). Mapping Environmental Barriers and Enablers for Healthy Food Consumption in Sarnia-Lambton.Sarnia, ON:Sarnia-Lambton Community Health Services Department
Sadler, R.C., Kulon, S., and Gilliland, J. (2012). Assessing the Impact of Food Environments on Healthy Eating, Obesity & Health in Sarnia-Lambton.Sarnia, ON:Sarnia-Lambton Community Health Services Department
Sadler, R.C., Kulon, S., and Gilliland, J. (2012). Mapping Opportunities for Healthy Eating and Healthy Physical Activity in Grey-Bruce, Ontario.Owen Sound, ON:Grey Bruce Health Unit
Gilliland, J., D. Rivet, & S. Fitzpatrick (2012). Healthy City/Active London: Evidence-Based Recommendations for Policies to Promote Walking and Biking.London, ON:Middlesex-London Health Unit
Gilliland, J. (2010). Mapping Opportunities for Physical Activity and Healthy Eating in Elgin-St. Thomas.St. Thomas, Ontario:Elgin-St.Thomas Health Unit
Gilliland, J. and J. Loebach. (2010). Healthy Eating, Healthy Physical Activity in the Westminster Neighbourhood of London, Ontario. Baseline Survey 2: Grades 5-8.London, Ontario:Child & Youth Network
Gilliland, J. and J. Loebach. (2010). Healthy Eating, Healthy Physical Activity in the Westminster Neighbourhood of London, Ontario. Baseline Survey 3: Older Youth.London, Ontario:Child & Youth Network
Sheppard, A. and J. Gilliland (). A Programme Statement for the Engineering Complex.Montreal, Quebec:Faculty of Engineering, McGill University
Gilliland, J. and F. Dufaux (). Space Allocations in the Lorne M. Trottier Information Technology Building.Montreal, Quebec:University Planning Office, McGill University
Gilliland, J. and F. Dufaux (). Recommendations for the Space Programming of the Lorne M. Trottier Information Technology Building.Montreal, Quebec:University Planning Office, McGill University