Eugen Resendiz Bontrud

Eugen Resendiz Bontrud works to promote a stronger multidisciplinary work between public health and urban research by using methodologies from both study areas. Eugen earned her master of public policy (MPP), and her Bachelor’s in Architecture from Universidad Iberoamericana in Mexico City, Mexico.

Research Interests

Urban Health

Physical Activity and its relationship to the Built Environment

Health disparities in LMICs a Latin American populations

Urban Policy for Health

Curriculum Vitae


  • Lowe M, Adlakha D, Sallis JF, Salvo D, Cerin E, Moudon AV, Higgs C, Hinckson E, Arundel J, Boeing G, Liu S, Mansour P, Gebel K, Puig-Ribera A, Mishra PB, Bozovic T, Carson J, Dygrýn J, Florindo AA, Ho TP, Hook H, Hunter RF, Lai P-C, Molina-García J, Nitvimol K, Oyeyemi AL, Ramos CDG, Resendiz E, Troelsen, J., Witlox, F., & Giles-Corti, B. (2022, 2022/06/01/). 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.  
  • O’Connor A, King AC, Banchoff A, Eyler A, Reis R, Brownson RC, Resendiz E, Holland D, Salvo D. Harnessing Citizen Science to Assess and Improve Utilization of Metropolitan Parks: the Park Activity, Recreation, and Community Study (PARCS) in St. Louis, MO. Journal of Healthy Eating and Active Living. 2021, Vol. 1, No. 4, pgs. 186-203.
  • Salvo, D,  Parra, DC,  Jáuregui, A, Resendiz, E, et al. Capacity for childhood obesity research in Latin American and US Latino populations: State of the field, challenges, opportunities, and future directions. Obesity Reviews. 2021;e13244.
  • Ramírez Varela, A., Cruz, G. I. N., Hallal, P., Blumenberg, C., da Silva, S. G., Salvo, D., Martins, R., da Silva, B. G. C., Resendiz, E., del Portillo, M. C., Monteiro, L. Z., Khoo, S., Chong, K. H., Cozzensa da Silva, M., Mannocci, A., Ding, D., & Pratt, M. (2021). Global, regional, and national trends and patterns in physical activity research since 1950: a systematic review. International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity, 18(1), 5.
  • Argumedo G, Taylor JRL, Gaytán-González A, González-Casanova I, Villalobos MFG, Jáuregui, A, Jáuregui E, Medina C, Pacheco S, Pérez M, Resendiz E, Retano R, Rodriguez M P, & Galaviz K. Mexico’s 2018 Report Card on Physical Activity for Children and Youth: Full report. Rev Panam Salud Publica. 2020;44:e26. RPSP.2020.26 
  • Galaviz K, Argumedo G, Gaytán-González A, González-Casanova I, González M, Jáuregui A, Jáuregui E, Medina C, Pacheco S, Pérez M, Resendiz E, Retano R, Rodriguez M P, López y Taylor J. Results from Mexico’s 2018 Report Card on Physical Activity for Children and Youth. Journal of Physical Activity and Health, 15 (Supplement 2), pp S384-S385.