Publications for Kirk

Westat researchers publish on a wide array of topics that further our understanding of the field and focus on improving lives through research. Selected publications that communicate our findings, including books, peer-reviewed articles and technical reports, conference proceedings, and more are presented here.

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Boyle, R.G., D'Silva, J., Stanton, C.A., Carusi, C., and Tang, Z. (2017). Disparities in cigarette smoking and use of other tobacco products in Minnesota, 2003-14. Journal of Public Health, 1-8.DOIPubMed
Brooks, G.P., Diaz, E.A., and Johanson, G.A. (2017). A precision-based and adaptive approach to number of replications for Monte Carlo studies of robustness and power. General Linear Model Journal, 43(1), 31-49.Source (PDF)
McGurk, S.R., Drake, R.E., Xie, H., Riley, J., Milfort, R., Hale, T.W., and Frey, W.D. (2017). Cognitive predictors of work among Social Security Disability Insurance beneficiaries with psychiatric disorders enrolled in IPS supported employment. Schizophrenia Bulletin.DOIPubMed
2017 Publications
Boyer, C.B., Greenberg, L., Chutuape, K., Walker, B., Monte, D., Kirk, J., and Ellen, J.M. (2017). Exchange of sex for drugs or money in adolescents and young adults: An examination of sociodemographic factors, HIV-related risk, and community context. Journal of Community Health, 42(1), 90-100.DOIPubMed
2014 Publications
Loo, J.D., Conklin, L., Fleming-Dutra, K., Deloria, K.M., Park, D., Kirk, J., Goldblatt, D., O'Brien, K.M., and Whitney, C. (2014). Systematic review of the effect of pneumococcal conjugate vaccine dosing schedules on prevention of pneumonia. Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal, 33(suppl. 2), S140-S151.DOIPubMed
Conklin, L., Loo, J.D., Kirk, J., Fleming-Dutra, K.E., Deloria, K.M., Park, D.E., Goldblatt, D., O'Brien, K.M., and Whitney, C. (2014). Systematic review of the effect of pneumococcal conjugate vaccine dosing schedules on vaccine-type invasive pneumococcal disease among young children. Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal, 33(suppl. 2), S109-S118.DOIPubMed
Fleming-Dutra, K.E., Conklin, L., Loo, J.D., Knoll, M.D., Park, D.E., Kirk, J., Goldblatt, D., Whitney, C., and O'Brien, K.M. (2014). Systematic review of the effect of pneumococcal conjugate vaccine dosing schedules on vaccine-type nasopharyngeal carriage. Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal, 33(suppl. 2), S152-S160.DOIPubMed
Loo, J., Conklin, L., Fleming-Dutra, K., Knoll, M.D., Park, D., Kirk, J., Goldblatt, D., O'Brien, K.M., and Whitney, C.G. (2014). Systematic review of the indirect effect of pneumococcal conjugate vaccine dosing schedules on pneumococcal disease and colonization. Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal, 33(suppl. 2), S161-S171.DOIPubMed
Loo, J., Conklin, L., Deloria, K.M., Fleming-Dutra, K., Park, D., Kirk, J., Johnson, T.S., Goldblatt, D., O'Brien, K.M., and Whitney, C. (2014). Methods for a systematic review of pneumococcal conjugate vaccine dosing schedules. Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal, 33(suppl. 2), S182-S187.PubMed