Publications

Porras C., Sampson J.N., Herrero R., Gail M.H., Cortés B., Hildesheim A., Cyr J., Romero B., Schiller J.T., Montero C., Pinto L.A., Schussler J., Coronado K., Sierra M.S., Kim J.J., Torres C.M., Carvajal L., Wagner S., Campos N.G., Ocampo R., Kemp T.J., Zuniga M., Lowy D.R., Avila C., Chanock S., Castrillo A., Estrada Y., Barrientos G., Monge C., Oconitrillo M.Y., and Kreimer A.R. (2022).

Rationale and design of a double-blind randomized non-inferiority clinical trial to evaluate one or two doses of vaccine against human papillomavirus including an epidemiologic survey to estimate vaccine efficacy: The Costa Rica ESCUDDO trial.

Chin H.B., Kelly A., Adgent M.A., Patchel S.A., James K., Chandler D.W., Zemel B.S., Schall J.I., Ford E.G., Darge K., Stallings V.A., Baird D.D., Rogan W.J., and Umbach D.M. (2022).

Response letter to the editor from Pierre Bougnères: "Reproductive hormone concentrations and associated anatomical responses: Does soy formula affect minipuberty in boys?".

Roubinian N.H., Reese S.E., Qiao H., Plimier C., Fang F., Page G.P., Cable R.G., Custer B., Gladwin M.T., Goel R., Harris B., Hendrickson J.E., Kanias T., Kleinman S., Mast A.E., Sloan S.R., Spencer B.R., Spitalnik S.L., Busch M.P., and Hod E.A. (2022).

Donor genetic and nongenetic factors affecting red blood cell transfusion effectiveness.

McReynolds L.J., Giri N., Leathwood L., Risch M.O., Carr A.G., and Alter B.P. (2022).

Risk of cancer in heterozygous relatives of patients with Fanconi anemia.

Kresovich J.K., Park Y.-M.M., Keller J.A., Sandler D.P., and Taylor J.A. (2022).

Healthy eating patterns and epigenetic measures of biological age.

Bruce C., Gearing M.E., DeMatteis J., Levin K., Mulcahy T., Newsome J., and Wivagg J. (2022).

Financial vulnerability and the impact of COVID-19 on American households.

Stanhiser J., Jukic A.M.Z., McConnaughey D.R., and Steiner A.Z. (2022).

Omega-3 fatty acid supplementation and fecundability.

Niehoff N.M., Terry M.B., Bookwalter D.B., Kaufman J.D., O'Brien K.M., Sandler D.P., and White A.J. (2022).

Air pollution and breast cancer: An examination of modification by underlying familial breast cancer risk.

Stone M., Di Germanio C., Wright D.J., Sulaeman H., Dave H., Fink R.V., Notari E.P., Green V., Strauss D., Kessler D., Destree M., Saa P., Williamson P.C., Simmons G., Stramer S.L., Opsomer J., Jones J.M., Kleinman S., and Busch M.P. (2022).

Use of US blood donors for national serosurveillance of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 antibodies: Basis for an expanded national donor serosurveillance program.

Soneji S., Knutzen K.E., Gravely S., Elton-Marshall T., Sargent J., Lambert E., Hilmi N., Sharma E., Jackson K.J., Wang B., Robinson J., Driezen P., Bover Manderski M., Bansal-Travers M., Hyland A., Travers M., Yang D.-H., Dang R., and Fong G.T. (2021).

Transitions in frequency of hookah smoking among youth and adults: Findings from waves 1 and 2 of the Population Assessment of Tobacco and Health (PATH) Study, 2013-15.

Sharma E., Yang D.-H., and Stroud L.R. (2021).

Variations in Electronic Nicotine Delivery System (ENDS) device types and association with cigarette quit attempts.

Sikdar S., Wyss A.B., Lee M.K., Hoang T.T., Richards M., Freeman L.E.B., Parks C., Thorne P.S., Hankinson J.L., Umbach D.M., Motsinger-Reif A., and London S.J. (2021).

Interaction between genetic risk scores for reduced pulmonary function and smoking, asthma and endotoxin.

Lee M.K., Wyss A.B., Carnes M.U., Richards M., Parks C.G., Freeman L.E.B., Thorne P.S., Umbach D.M., Azcarate-Peril M.A., Peddada S.D., and London S.J. (2021).

House dust microbiota in relation to adult asthma and atopy in a US farming population.

Hoang T.T., Qi C., Paul K.C., Lee M., White J.D., Richards M., Auerbach S.S., Long S., Shrestha S., Wang T., Freeman L.E.B., Hofmann J.N., Parks C., Xu C.-J., Ritz B., Koppelman G.H., and London S.J. (2021).

Epigenome-wide DNA methylation and pesticide use in the Agricultural Lung Health Study.

Goel R., Nellis M.E., Karam O., Hanson S.J., Tormey C.A., Patel R.M., Birch R., Sachais B.S., Sola-Visner M.C., Hauser R.G., Luban N.L.C., Gottschall J., Josephson C.D., Hendrickson J.E., and Karafin M.S. (2021).

Transfusion practices for pediatric oncology and hematopoietic stem cell transplantation patients: Data from the National Heart Lung and Blood Institute Recipient Epidemiology and Donor Evaluation Study-III (REDS-III).

Nellis M.E., Goel R., Hendrickson J.E., Birch R., Patel R.M., Karafin M.S., Hanson S.J., Sachais B.S., Hauser R.G., Luban N.L.C., Gottschall J., Sola-Visner M., Josephson C.D., and Karam O. (2021).

Transfusion practices in a large cohort of hospitalized children.

Hanson S.J., Karam O., Birch R., Goel R., Patel R.M., Sola-Visner M., Sachais B.S., Hauser R.G., Luban N.L.C., Gottschall J., Josephson C.D., Hendrickson J.E., Karafin M.S., and Nellis M.E. (2021).

Transfusion practices in pediatric cardiac surgery requiring cardiopulmonary bypass: A secondary analysis of a clinical database.

Velie E.M., Marcus L.R., Pathak D.R., Hamilton A.S., DiGaetano R., Klinger R., Gollapudi B., Houang R., Carnegie N., Olson L.K., Allen A., Zhang Z., Modjesk D., Norman G., Lucas D.R., Gupta S., Rui H., and Schwartz K. (2021).

Theory, methods, and operational results of the Young Women's Health History Study: A study of young-onset breast cancer incidence in Black and White women.

Shrestha S., Parks C.G., Richards-Barber M., Chen H., and Sandler D.P. (2021).

Parkinson's disease case ascertainment in a large prospective cohort.

Sugarbaker P.H., Deng T., and Chang D. (2021).

Peritoneal cytology as an indicator of peritoneal metastases in colorectal cancer.

Douglass D., Zimmerman T.P., Narayana V., Miller A., Mittl B., Paul T.L., Nicholson T., O'Connor L., Herrick K., and Kaefer C. (2021).

Development of a tool for researchers to specify new foods to be included in the Automated Self-Administered 24-Hour (ASA24) Dietary Assessment Tool.

Dawood F.S., Naleway A.L., Flannery B., Levine M.Z., Murthy K., Sambhara S., Gangappa S., Edwards L., Ball S., Grant L., Belongia E., Bounds K., Cao W., Gross F.L., Groom H., Fry A.M., Rentz Hunt D., Jeddy Z., Mishina M., Kim S.S., Wesley M.G., Spencer S., Thompson M.G., and Gaglani M. (2021).

Comparison of the immunogenicity of cell culture-based and recombinant quadrivalent influenza vaccines to conventional egg-based quadrivalent influenza vaccines among healthcare personnel aged 18–64 years: A randomized open-label trial.

Irving S.A., Ball S.W., Booth S.M., Regan A.K., Naleway A.L., Buchan S.A., Katz M.A., Effler P.V., Svenson L.W., Kwong J.C., Feldman B.S., Klein N.P., Chung H., and Simmonds K. (2021).

A multi-country investigation of influenza vaccine coverage in pregnant individuals, 2010–2016.

Tucker J.D., Iwelunmor J., Abrams E., Donenberg G., Wilson E.C., Blachman-Demner D., Laimon L., Taiwo B.O., Kuhns L.M., John-Stewart G.C., Kohler P., Subramanian S., Ayieko J., Gbaja-Biamila T., Oladele D., Obiezu-Umeh C., Chima K.P., Jalil E.M., Falcao J., Ezechi O.C., and Kapogiannis B.G. (2021).

Accelerating adolescent HIV research in low-income and middle-income countries: Evidence from a research consortium.

Bozio C.H., Grannis S.J., Naleway A.L., Ong T.C., Butterfield K.A., DeSilva M.B., Natarajan K., Yang D.-H., Rao S., Klein N.P., Irving S.A., Dixon B.E., Dascomb K., Liao I.-C., Reynolds S., McEvoy C., Han J., Reese S.E., Lewis N., Fadel W.F., Grisel N., Murthy K., Ferdinands J., Kharbanda A.B., Mitchell P.K., Goddard K., Embi P.J., Arndorfer J., Raiyani C., Patel P., Rowley E.A., Fireman B., Valvi N.R., Griggs E.P., Levy M.E., Zerbo O., Porter R.M., Birch R.J., Blanton L., Ball S.W., Steffens A., Olson N., Williams J., Dickerson M., McMorrow M., Schrag S.J., Verani J.R., Fry A.M., Azziz-Baumgartner E., Barron M., Gaglani M., Thompson M.G., and Stenehjem E. (2021).

Laboratory-confirmed COVID-19 among adults hospitalized with COVID-19-like illness with infection-induced or mRNA vaccine-induced SARS-CoV-2 immunity — Nine states, January–September 2021.

Levy M.E., Waters A., Sen S., Castel A.D., Plankey M., Molock S., Asch F., Goparaju L., and Kassaye S. (2021).

Psychosocial stress and neuroendocrine biomarker concentrations among women living with or without HIV.

McLaren J.L., Lichtenstein J.D., Metcalfe J.D., Charlot L.R., Drake R.E., and Beasley J.B. (2021).

Psychotropic use among youths with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

Thompson M.G., Stenehjem E., Grannis S., Ball S.W., Naleway A.L., Ong T.C., DeSilva M.B., Natarajan K., Bozio C.H., Lewis N., Dascomb K., Dixon B.E., Birch R.J., Irving S.A., Rao S., Kharbanda E., Han J., Reynolds S., Goddard K., Grisel N., Fadel W.F., Levy M.E., Ferdinands J., Fireman B., Arndorfer J., Valvi N.R., Rowley E.A., Patel P., Zerbo O., Griggs E.P., Porter R.M., Demarco M., Blanton L., Steffens A., Zhuang Y., Olson N., Barron M., Shifflett P., Schrag S.J., Verani J.R., Fry A., Gaglani M., Azziz-Baumgartner E., and Klein N.P. (2021).

Effectiveness of Covid-19 vaccines in ambulatory and inpatient care settings.

Zhang T., Joubert P., Ansari-Pour N., Zhao W., Hoang P.H., Lokanga R., Moye A.L., Rosenbaum J., Gonzalez-Perez A., Martínez-Jiménez F., Castro A., Muscarella L.A., Hofman P., Consonni D., Pesatori A.C., Kebede M., Li M., Gould Rothberg B.E., Peneva I., Schabath M.B., Poeta M.L., Costantini M., Hirsch D., Heselmeyer-Haddad K., Hutchinson A., Olanich M., Lawrence S.M., Lenz P., Duggan M., Bhawsar P.M.S., Sang J., Kim J., Mendoza L., Saini N., Klimczak L.J., Islam S.M.A., Otlu B., Khandekar A., Cole N., Stewart D.R., Choi J., Brown K.M., Caporaso N.E., Wilson S.H., Pommier Y., Lan Q., Rothman N., Almeida J.S., Carter H., Ried T., Kim C.F., Lopez-Bigas N., Garcia-Closas M., Shi J., Bossé Y., Zhu B., Gordenin D.A., Alexandrov L.B., Chanock S.J., Wedge D.C., and Landi M.T. (2021).

Genomic and evolutionary classification of lung cancer in never smokers.

Embi P.J., Levy M.E., Naleway A.L., Patel P., Gaglani M., Natarajan K., Dascomb K., Ong T.C., Klein N.P., Liao I.-C., Grannis S.J., Han J., Stenehjem E., Dunne M.M., Lewis N., Irving S.A., Rao S., McEvoy C., Bozio C.H., Murthy K., Dixon B.E., Grisel N., Yang D.-H., Goddard K., Kharbanda A.B., Reynolds S., Raiyani C., Fadel W.F., Arndorfer J., Rowley E.A., Fireman B., Ferdinands J., Valvi N.R., Ball S.W., Zerbo O., Griggs E.P., Mitchell P.K., Porter R.M., Kiduko S.A., Blanton L., Zhuang Y., Steffens A., Reese S.E., Olson N., Williams J., Dickerson M., McMorrow M., Schrag S.J., Verani J.R., Fry A.M., Azziz-Baumgartner E., Barron M.A., Thompson M.G., and DeSilva M.B. (2021).

Effectiveness of 2-dose vaccination with mRNA COVID-19 vaccines against COVID-19-associated hospitalizations among immunocompromised adults — Nine states, January–September 2021.

Li Z., Hallisey E., Lewis B., Berney K., Williams A.M., Whiteman A., Rivera-González L.O., Clarke K.E.N., Clayton H., Tincher T., Opsomer J.D., Gundlapalli A., and Jones J. (2021).

Social vulnerability and rurality associated with higher SARS-CoV-2 infection-induced seroprevalence: A nationwide blood donor study, United States, July 2020 – June 2021.

Nagykaldi Z., Davis M.M., Lipman P.D., Dluzak L., and Haddad L. (2021).

From NAPCRG: Fourth International Conference on Practice Facilitation.

Hughes A.N. (2021).

Glial cells promote myelin formation and elimination.

Bailey J.E., Gurgol C., Pan E., Njie S., Emmett S., Gatwood J., Gauthier L., Rosas L.G., Kearney S.M., Robler S.K., Lawrence R.H., Margolis K.L., Osunkwo I., Wilfley D., and Shah V.O. (2021).

Early patient-centered outcomes research experience with the use of telehealth to address disparities: Scoping review.

Patel M., Oh A.Y., Dwyer L.A., D'Angelo H., Stinchcomb D.G., Liu B., Yu M., and Nebeling L.C. (2021).

Effects of buffer size and shape on the association of neighborhood SES and adult fruit and vegetable consumption.

Jones J.M., Stone M., Sulaeman H., Fink R.V., Dave H., Levy M.E., Di Germanio C., Green V., Notari E., Saa P., Biggerstaff B.J., Strauss D., Kessler D., Vassallo R., Reik R., Rossmann S., Destree M., Nguyen K.-A., Sayers M., Lough C., Bougie D.W., Ritter M., Latoni G., Weales B., Sime S., Gorlin J., Brown N.E., Gould C.V., Berney K., Benoit T.J., Miller M.J., Freeman D., Kartik D., Fry A.M., Azziz-Baumgartner E., Hall A.J., MacNeil A., Gundlapalli A.V., Basavaraju S.V., Gerber S.I., Patton M.E., Custer B., Williamson P., Simmons G., Thornburg N.J., Kleinman S., Stramer S.L., Opsomer J.D., and Busch M.P. (2021).

Estimated US infection- and vaccine-induced SARS-CoV-2 seroprevalence based on blood donations, July 2020-May 2021.

Halenar M.J., Sargent J.D., Edwards K.C., Woloshin S., Schwartz L., Emond J., Tanski S., Pierce J.P., Taylor K.A., Lauten K., Goniewicz M.L., Niaura R., Anic G., Chen Y., Callahan-Lyon P., Gardner L.D., Thekkudan T., Borek N., Kimmel H.L., Cummings K.M., Hyland A., and Brunette M.F. (2021).

Validation of an index for functionally important respiratory symptoms among adults in the nationally representative Population Assessment of Tobacco and Health Study, 2014–2016.

Kurunthachalam K., Stathis A., Mazzella M.J., Andra S.S, Barr D.B., Hecht S.S., Merrill L.S., Galusha A.L., and Parsons P.J. (2021).

Quality assurance and harmonization for targeted biomonitoring measurements of environmental organic chemicals across the Children's Health Exposure Analysis Resource laboratory network.

Price S.M., O'Donoghue A.C., Rizzo L., Sapru S., and Aikin K.J. (2021).

Opioid education and prescribing practices.

Mahoney M.C., Rivard C., Hammad H.T., Blanco C., Sargent J., Kimmel H.L., Wang B., Halenar M.J., Kang J.C., Borek N., Cummings K.M., Lauten K., Goniewicz M.L., Hatsukami D., Sharma E., Taylor K., and Hyland A. (2021).

Cardiovascular risk factor and disease measures from the Population Assessment of Tobacco and Health (PATH) Study.

Hark L.A., Kresch Y.S., De Moraes C.G., Horowitz J.D., Park L., Auran J.D., Gorroochurn P., Stempel S., Maruri S.C., Stidham E.M., Banks A.Z., Saaddine J.B., Lambert B.C., Pizzi L.T., Sapru S., Price S., Williams O.A., Cioffi G.A., and Liebmann J.M. (2021).

Manhattan Vision Screening and Follow-up Study in Vulnerable Populations (NYC-SIGHT): Design and methodology.

Hark L.A., Tan C.S., Kresch Y.S., De Moraes C.G., Horowitz J.D., Park L., Auran J.D., Gorroochurn P., Stempel S., Maruri S.C., Besagar S., Saaddine J.B., Lambert B.C., Pizzi L.T., Sapru S., Price S., Williams O.A., Cioffi G.A., and Liebmann J.M. (2021).

Manhattan Vision Screening and Follow-up Study in Vulnerable Populations: 1-Month feasibility results.

Brewer B.K., Valdes Salgado R., Evans A., Lo A., and Bhatia R. (2021).

National assessment on the compliance with the code and the national measures: Philippines Report.

Brewer B.K., Valdes Salgado R., Evans A., Lo A., and Bhatia R. (2021).

National assessment on the compliance with the code and the national measures: Mexico Report.

Aikin K.J., Sullivan H.W., Berktold J., Stein K.L., and Hoverman V.J. (2021).

Consumers' experience with and attitudes toward direct-to-consumer prescription drug promotion: A nationally representative survey.

Yu Q., Johnson M.C., Fishbein H.A., Birch R.J., Zhu X., Mardon R., Pace W., Mathew S.M., Sawyer H.L., Merrill L.S., Umbel K.D., and Jang S. (2021).

Latent class trajectory analysis of risk factors uncovers progression to type 2 diabetes.

Kline C.E., Hillman C.H., Sheppard B.B., Tennant B., Conroy D.E., Macko R.F., Marquez D.X., Petruzzello S.J., Powell K.E., and Erickson K.I. (2021).

Physical activity and sleep: An updated umbrella review of the 2018 Physical Activity Guidelines Advisory Committee report.

Viet S.M., Falman J.C., Merrill L.S., Faustman E.M., Savitz D.A., Mervish N., Barr D.B., Peterson L.A., Wright R., Balshaw D., and O'Brien B. (2021).

Human Health Exposure Analysis Resource (HHEAR): A model for incorporating the exposome into health studies.

Viet S.M., Dellarco M., Chen E., McDade T., Faustman E., Brachvogel S., Smith M., and Wright R. (2021).

Recommendations for assessment of environmental exposures in longitudinal life course studies such as the National Children's Study.

Chin H.B., Kelly A., Adgent M.A., Patchel S.A., James K., Vesper H.W., Botelho J.C., Chandler D.W., Zemel B.S., Schall J.I., Ford E.G., Darge K., Stallings V.A., Baird D.D., Rogan W.J., and Umbach D.M. (2021).

Reproductive hormone concentrations and associated anatomical responses: Does soy formula affect minipuberty in boys?.

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