Epidemiology and Biostatistics



Achee, N. L., Gould, F., Perkins, T. A., Reiner Jr, R. C., Morrison, A. C., Ritchie, S. A., ... & Scott, T. W. (2015). A critical assessment of vector control for dengue prevention. PLoS Negl Trop Dis9(5), e0003655.

Bai, J., Xun, P., Morris, S., Jacobs Jr, D. R., Liu, K., & He, K. (2015). Chromium exposure and incidence of metabolic syndrome among American young adults over a 23-year follow-up: the CARDIA Trace Element Study. Scientific reports5, 15606.

Baik, C. S., Brasky, T. M., Pettinger, M., Luo, J., Gong, Z., Wactawski-Wende, J., & Prentice, R. L. (2015). Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drug and Aspirin Use in Relation to Lung Cancer Risk among Postmenopausal Women. Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers & Prevention24(5), 790-797.

Battle, K.E., Cameron, E., Guerra, C.A., Golding, N., Duda, K.A., Howes, R.E., Elyazar, I.R.F., Price, R.N., Baird, J.K., Reiner, Jr., R.C.,  & Smith, D.L. (2015). Defining the relationship between Plasmodium vivax parasite rate and clinical disease. Malaria journal14(1), 191.

Battle, K. E., Guerra, C. A., Golding, N., Duda, K. A., Cameron, E., Howes, R. E., Elyazar, I.R.F., Baird, J.K., Reiner, Jr., R.C., Gething, P.W. & Smith, D. L. (2015). Global database of matched Plasmodium falciparum and P. vivax incidence and prevalence records from 1985–2013. Scientific data2, 150012.

Bidulescu, A., Francis, D. K., Ferguson, T. S., Bennett, N. R., Hennis, A. J., Wilks, R., ... & Sullivan, L. W. (2015). Disparities in hypertension among black Caribbean populations: a scoping review by the US Caribbean Alliance for Health Disparities Research Group (USCAHDR). International journal for equity in health14(1), 125.

Brady, O. J., Godfray, H. C. J., Tatem, A. J., Gething, P. W., Cohen, J. M., McKenzie, F. E., Perkins, T.A., Reiner Jr, R.C., ... & Lindsay, S. W. (2015). Adult vector control, mosquito ecology and malaria transmission. International health7(2), 121-129.

Chen, B. C., Luo, J., & Hendryx, M. (2015). Zinc compound air releases from Toxics Release Inventory facilities and cardiovascular disease mortality rates. Environmental research142, 96-103.

Chen, C., Xun, P., Nishijo, M., Sekikawa, A., & He, K. (2015). Cadmium exposure and risk of pancreatic cancer: a meta-analysis of prospective cohort studies and case–control studies among individuals without occupational exposure history. Environmental Science and Pollution Research22(22), 17465-17474.

Chen, Z., Huang, H., & Qiu, P. (2015). Comparison of multiple hazard rate functions. Biometrics. 72, 39-45.

Chen, Z., Zhang, G., & Li, J. (2015). Goodness-of-fit test for meta-analysis. Scientific reports5, 16983.

Chomistek, A. K., Chiuve, S. E., Eliassen, A. H., Mukamal, K. J., Willett, W. C., & Rimm, E. B. (2015). Healthy lifestyle in the primordial prevention of cardiovascular disease among young women. Journal of the American College of Cardiology65(1), 43-51.

Cornelis, M. C., Fornage, M., Foy, M., Xun, P., Gladyshev, V. N., Morris, S., ... Jordan, J. M., Mozaffarian, D., & He, K. (2015). Genome-wide association study of selenium concentrations. Human molecular genetics, 24(5), 1469-1477.

Davis, A., Best, J., Luo, J., Van Der Pol, B., Dodge, B., Meyerson, B., ... & Social Entrepreneurship for Sexual Health Research Group. (2015). Risk behaviours, HIV/STI testing and HIV/STI prevalence between men who have sex with men and men who have sex with both men and women in China. International journal of STD & AIDS, 0956462415596302.

Davis, A., Best, J., Wei, C., Luo, J., Van Der Pol, B., Meyerson, B., ... & Social Entrepreneurship for Sexual Health Research Group. (2015). Intimate partner violence and correlates with risk behaviors and HIV/STI diagnoses among men who have sex with men and men who have sex with men and women in China: A hidden epidemic. Sexually transmitted diseases42(7), 387-392.

Davis, S. K., Xu, R., Gebreab, S. Y., Riestra, P., Gaye, A., Khan, R. J., ... & Bidulescu, A. (2015). Association of ADIPOQ gene with type 2 diabetes and related phenotypes in African American men and women: the Jackson Heart Study. BMC genetics16(1), 147.

Dibaba, D., Xun, P., Yokota, K., White, E., & He, K. (2015). Magnesium intake and incidence of pancreatic cancer: the VITamins and Lifestyle study. British journal of cancer. 113(11), 1615-1621.

Dragan, E. M., Chen, Z., & Ondo, W. G. (2015). Does idiopathic restless legs syndrome delay onset and reduce severity of Parkinson's disease: a pilot study. International Journal of Neuroscience125(7), 526-530.

Gierut, J. A., Morrisette, M. L., & Dickinson, S. L. (2015). Effect size for single-subject design in phonological treatment. Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research58(5), 1464-1481.

Gorczyca, A. M., He, K., Xun, P., Margolis, K. L., Wallace, J. P., Lane, D., ... & Luo, J. (2015). Association between magnesium intake and risk of colorectal cancer among postmenopausal women. Cancer Causes & Control26(12), 1761-1769.

Guo, X., Dai, J., Xun, P., Jamieson, L. M., & He, K. (2015). Sport facility proximity and physical activity: Results from the Study of Community Sports in China. European journal of sport science15(7), 663-669.

Hendryx, M., & Luo, J. (2015). A test of vitamin D benefits on respiratory health mediated through inflammatory markers. Chronic respiratory disease12(1), 24-30.

Hendryx, M., & Luo, J. (2015). An examination of the effects of mountaintop removal coal mining on respiratory symptoms and COPD using propensity scores. International journal of environmental health research25(3), 265-276.

Howes, R. E., Reiner Jr, R. C., Battle, K. E., Longbottom, J., Mappin, B., Ordanovich, D., ... & Smith, D. L. (2015). Plasmodium vivax transmission in Africa. PLoS Negl Trop Dis9(11), e0004222.

Huang, H., & Chen, Z. (2015). Bayesian composite quantile regression. Journal of Statistical Computation and Simulation85(18), 3744-3754.

Jabson, J. M., Bowen, D., Weinberg, J., Kroenke, C., Luo, J., Messina, C., ... & Tindle, H. A. (2015). Psychosocial Clusters and their Associations with Well-Being and Health: An Empirical Strategy for Identifying Psychosocial Predictors Most Relevant to Racially/Ethnically Diverse Women’s Health. Clinical medicine insights. Women's health9(Suppl 1), 31-40.

Kelly, K. M., Bhattacharya, R., Dickinson, S., & Hazard, H. (2015). Health Behaviors Among Breast Cancer Patients and Survivors. Cancer nursing38(3), E27-E34.

Kelly, K. M., Ellington, L., Schoenberg, N., Jackson, T., Dickinson, S., Porter, K., ... & Andrykowski, M. (2015). Genetic counseling content: How does it impact health behavior?. Journal of behavioral medicine38(5), 766-776.

Kelly, K. M., Schoenberg, N., Wilson, T. D., Atkins, E., Dickinson, S., & Paskett, E. (2015). Cervical cancer worry and screening among appalachian women. The journal of primary prevention36(2), 79-92.

Khankari, N. K., Bradshaw, P. T., Steck, S. E., He, K., Olshan, A. F., Shen, J., ... & Teitelbaum, S. L. (2015). Dietary intake of fish, polyunsaturated fatty acids, and survival after breast cancer: A population‐based follow‐up study on Long Island, New York. Cancer121(13), 2244-2252.

Khankari, N. K., Bradshaw, P. T., Steck, S. E., He, K., Olshan, A. F., Shen, J., ... & Teitelbaum, S. L. (2015). Polyunsaturated fatty acid interactions and breast cancer incidence: a population-based case-control study on Long Island, New York. Annals of epidemiology25(12), 929-935.

Kim, Y. S., Xun, P., & He, K. (2015). Fish consumption, long-chain omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acid intake and risk of metabolic syndrome: a meta-analysis. Nutrients7(4), 2085-2100.

Kraemer, M. U., Perkins, T. A., Cummings, D. A., Zakar, R., Hay, S. I., Smith, D. L., & Reiner, R. C. (2015). Big city, small world: density, contact rates, and transmission of dengue across Pakistan. Journal of the Royal Society Interface12(111), 20150468.

Lewis, C., Xun, P., Fly, A. D., Luo, J., & He, K. (2015). Fish Oil Supplementation and Quality of Life in Stage II Colorectal Cancer Patients: A 24-Month Follow-Up Study. Nutrition and cancer67(8), 1241-1248.

Li, M., He, Z., Schaid, D. J., Cleves, M. A., Nick, T. G., & Lu, Q. (2015). A powerful nonparametric statistical framework for family-based association analyses. Genetics200(1), 69-78.

Liu, L. Y., Salamova, A., He, K., & Hites, R. A. (2015). Analysis of polybrominated diphenyl ethers and emerging halogenated and organophosphate flame retardants in human hair and nails. Journal of Chromatography A1406, 251-257.

Liu, Q., & Chen, Z. (2015). Improved approaches with calibrated neighboring joint density to steganalysis and seam-carved forgery detection in JPEG images. ACM Transactions on Intelligent Systems and Technology (TIST)5(4), 63.

Luo, J., Hendryx, M., Safford, M. M., Wallace, R., Rossom, R., Eaton, C., ... & Margolis, K. L. (2015). Newly Developed Chronic Conditions and Changes in Health‐Related Quality of Life in Postmenopausal Women. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society63(11), 2349-2357.

Luo, J., Hendryx, M., Virnig, B., Wen, S., Chlebowski, R., Chen, C., ... & Margolis, K. L. (2015). Pre-existing diabetes and breast cancer prognosis among elderly women. British journal of cancer. 2113(5), 827-832.

Musani, S. K., Fox, E. R., Kraja, A., Bidulescu, A., Lieb, W., Lin, H., ... & Kao, W. L. (2015). Genome-wide association analysis of plasma B-type natriuretic peptide in African Americans: the Jackson Heart Study. Circulation: Cardiovascular Genetics, CIRCGENETICS-114.

Petrick, J. L., Steck, S. E., Bradshaw, P. T., Chow, W. H., Engel, L. S., He, K., ... & Gammon, M. D. (2015). Dietary flavonoid intake and Barrett's esophagus in western Washington State. Annals of epidemiology25(10), 730-735.

Petrick, J. L., Steck, S. E., Bradshaw, P. T., Trivers, K. F., Abrahamson, P. E., Engel, L. S., He, K., ... & Vaughan, T. L. (2015). Dietary intake of flavonoids and oesophageal and gastric cancer: incidence and survival in the United States of America (USA). British journal of cancer112(7), 1291-1300.

Reiner, R. C., Geary, M., Atkinson, P. M., Smith, D. L., & Gething, P. W. (2015). Seasonality of Plasmodium falciparum transmission: a systematic review. Malaria journal14(1), 343.

Reiner, R. C., Guerra, C., Donnelly, M. J., Bousema, T., Drakeley, C., & Smith, D. L. (2015). Estimating malaria transmission from humans to mosquitoes in a noisy landscape. Journal of The Royal Society Interface12(111), 20150478.

Reiner Jr, R. C., Le Menach, A., Kunene, S., Ntshalintshali, N., Hsiang, M. S., Perkins, T. A., ... & Smith, D. L. (2015). Mapping residual transmission for malaria elimination. Elife4, e09520.

Riestra, P., Gebreab, S. Y., Xu, R., Khan, R. J., Bidulescu, A., Correa, A., ... & Davis, S. K. (2015). Gender-specific associations between ADIPOQ gene polymorphisms and adiponectin levels and obesity in the Jackson Heart Study cohort. BMC medical genetics16(1), 65.

Ruan, H., Xun, P., Cai, W., He, K., & Tang, Q. (2015). Habitual sleep duration and risk of childhood obesity: systematic review and dose-response meta-analysis of prospective cohort studies. Scientific reports5, 16160.

Shen, J., Poole, J. C., Topel, M. L., Bidulescu, A., Morris, A. A., Patel, R. S., ... & Gibbons, G. H. (2015). Subclinical Vascular Dysfunction Associated with Metabolic Syndrome in African Americans and Whites. The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism100(11), 4231-4239.

Shungin, D., Winkler, T. W., Croteau-Chonka, D. C., Ferreira, T., Locke, A. E., Mägi, R., ... & Workalemahu, T. (2015). New genetic loci link adipose and insulin biology to body fat distribution. Nature518(7538), 187-196.

Wang, A., Kubo, J., Luo, J., Desai, M., Hedlin, H., Henderson, M., ... & Manson, J. E. (2015). Active and passive smoking in relation to lung cancer incidence in the Women's Health Initiative Observational Study prospective cohort. Annals of Oncology26(1), 221-230. 

Zhang, G., & Chen, Z. (2015). Inferences on correlation coefficients of bivariate log-normal distributions. Journal of Applied Statistics42(3), 603-613.

Zhang, J., Guo, X. L., Seo, D. C., Xu, A. Q., Xun, P., Xiang, J., ... & Lu, Z. L. (2015). Inaccuracy of self-reported low sodium diet among Chinese: Findings from baseline survey for Shandong & Ministry of Health Action on Salt and Hypertension (SMASH) project. Biomedical and Environmental Sciences28(2), 161-167.

Zhang, R., Chomistek, A. K., Dimitrakoff, J. D., Giovannucci, E. L., Willett, W. C., Rosner, B. A., & Wu, K. (2015). Physical activity and chronic prostatitis/chronic pelvic pain syndrome. Medicine and science in sports and exercise47(4), 757.

Zhu, N., Jacobs, D. R., Meyer, K. A., He, K., Launer, L., Reis, J. P., ... & Steffen, L. M. (2015). Cognitive function in a middle aged cohort is related to higher quality dietary pattern 5 and 25 years earlier: the CARDIA study. The journal of nutrition, health & aging19(1), 33-38.

Zhu, N., Jacobs, D. R., Schreiner, P. J., Launer, L. J., Whitmer, R. A., Sidney, S., ... He, K., & Erus, G. (2015). Cardiorespiratory fitness and brain volume and white matter integrity The CARDIA Study. Neurology84(23), 2347-2353.