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  1. Hsu A, Card A , Lin SX, Mota S, Carrasquillo O, Moran A. Changes in postmenopausal hormone replacement therapy use among women with high cardiovascular risk. Am J Public Health 2009;99(12):2184-7.
  2. Rausch JC , Perito ER, Hametz P. Obesity prevention, screening, and treatment: practices of pediatric providers since the 2007 expert committee recommendations. Clin Pediatr 2011 May;50(5):434-41.
  3. Stockwell MS, Rausch J, Sonnett M, Stanberry LR, Rosenthal SL. Parental reasons for utilization of an urban emergency department during the 2009 H1N1 influenza epidemic Pediatr Emerg Care 2011 Apr;27(4):261-5.
  4. Yen C, Jakob K, Esona MD, Peckham X, Rausch J, Hull JJ, Whittier S, Gentsch JR, Larussa P. Detection of fecal shedding of rotavirus vaccine in infants following their first dose of pentavlant rotavirus vaccine. Vaccine 2011 May 31;29(24):4151-5
  5. Winston GJ, Barr RG, Carrasquillo O, Bertoni AG, Shea S. Sex and racial/ethnic differences in cardiovascular risk factor treatment and control among persons with diabetes in the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA). Diabetes Care 2009;32(8):1467-9.
  6. Kiefer EM , Shao T, Carrasquillo O, Nabeta P, Seas C. Knowledge and attitudes of tuberculosis management in San Juan de Lurigancho district of Lima, Peru. J Infect Dev Countries 2009;3:783-8.
  7. Kiefer EM , Hankinson JL, Barr RG. The Relationship of age and height to lung function is the same for whites, African-Americans, and Hispanics. Am J Epidemiol 2011;173:376-87. [Featured research]
  8. Kiefer EM , Hankinson JL, Rabinowitz D, Barr RG. Keifer et al. respond to “On population subgroups, mathematics, and interventions.” Am J Epidemiol 2011;173:391-393.
  9. Davidson KW, Korin MR . Depression and cardiovascular disease: selected findings, controversies, and clinical implications from 2009. Cleve Clin J Med 2010;77 Suppl 3:S20-6.
  10. Korin M , Kaplan RM, Davidson KW. Evidence-Based Medicine. In: Suls JM, Davidson KW, Kaplan R M (eds.). Handbook of Health Psychology . New York: Guilford Publications. In press.
  11. Iyer P, Korin M , Higginbotham L, Davidson KW. Anger, Angry Behavior, and Health. In: Suls JM, Davidson KW, Kaplan RM (eds.). Handbook of Health Psychology . New York: Guilford
    Publications. In press.
  12. Stockwell MS , Martinez RA , Hofstetter A , Natarajan K , Vawdrey DK . Timeliness of 2009 H1N1 vaccine coverage in a low-income pediatric and adolescent population. Vaccine. 2011 Mar 31. [Epub ahead of print]
  13. Hansen JD, Shimbo D, Shaffer JA , Hong S, Borda T, Ventura A, Schwartz JE, Harlapur M, Davidson KW. Finding the glass half full? Optimism is protective of 10-year incident CHD in a population-based study: the Canadian Nova Scotia Health Survey. Int J Cardiol 2010 ;145(3):603-4.
  14. Shaffer JA, Whang W, Shimbo D, Burg M, Schwartz JE, Davidson KW. Do different depression phenotypes have different risks for recurrent coronary heart disease? Health Psych Rev 2011;eFirst.
  15. Wasson LT, Shimbo D, Rubin M, Shaffer JA , Schwartz JE, Davidson KW. Is severe vitamin D deficiency a risk factor for ischemic heart disease in patients with established cardiovascular disease? 10-year follow-up of the Nova Scotia Health Survey. Int J Cardiol 2011;148:387-389.
  16. Shaffer JA , Edmondson D, Chaplin WF, Schwartz JE, Shimbo D, Burg MM, Rieckmann N, Davidson KW. Directionality of the relationship between depressive symptom dimensions and C-reactive protein in patients with acute coronary syndromes. Psychosom Med . In press.
  17. Newman JD, Davidson KW, Shaffer JA , Schwartz JE, Chaplin W, Kirkland S, & Shimbo D. Observed hostility and the risk of incident ischemic heart disease: A prospective population study from the 1995 Canadian Nova Scotia Health Survey. J Am Coll Cardiol . In press.
  18. Silbiger JJ, Stein R, Trost B, Shaffer JA, Kim J-H, Cohen P, Kamran M. Coronary angiographic findings and conventional coronary artery disease risk factors of Indo-Guyanese immigrants with stable angina pectoris and acute coronary syndromes. Ethn Dis 2012; 22: 12-14.
  19. Shaffer JA, Wasson LT, Davidson KW, Schwartz JE, Kirkland S, Shimbo D. Blood pressure reactivity to anger provocation does not predict incident cardiovascular disease events: The Canadian Nova Scotia Health Survey [NSHS95] prospective population study. Int J Hypertens 2012, Article ID 658128
  20. Edmondson D, Shaffer JA, Denton E, Shimbo D, Clemow LP. Posttraumatic stress and myocardial infarction risk perceptions in hospitalized ACS patients. Front Clin Psychol 2012; 3: 1-4.
    Shaffer JA, Davidson KW, Schwartz JE, Shimbo D, Newman JD, Gurland BJ, Maurer MS. Prevalence and characteristics of anergia (lack of energy) in patients with acute coronary syndrome. Am J Cardiol 2012; 110: 1213-1218.
  21. Richardson S, Shaffer JA, Falzon L, Krupka D, Davidson KW, Edmondson D. Meta-analysis of perceived stress and its association with coronary heart disease. Am J Cardiol 2012; 110: 1711-1716.
  22. Singer JR, Palmas W, Teresi J, Weinstock R, Shea S, Luchsinger JA. Adiponectin and All-cause Mortality in Elderly People with Type 2 Diabetes. Diabetes Care 2012 Sep;35(9):1858-63.
  23. Oelsner EC, Pottinger TD, Burkart KM, Allison M, Buxbaum SG, Raghavan S, Rabinowitz D, Enright P, Hansel N, Kumar R, Larkin E, Lange L, Loehr L, London SJ, O'Connor GT, Papanicolaou G, Petrini M, Redline S, Thyagarajan B, Tracy R, Wilk J, White W, Rich SS, Barr RG. Adhesion molecules, endothelin-1 and lung function in seven population-based cohorts. The Candidate-gene Association Resource (CARe). Biomarkers (in press).
  24. Burkart KM, Wilk JB, Enright PL, Ahmed F, Hansel N, Haynes D, Heckbert S, Loehr L, London SJ, Lyon H, O’Connor GT, Oelsner EC, Petrini M, Redline S, Smith L, White W, Rich SS, Barr RG. Cardiovascular candidate genes are associated with lung function in European-Americans and African-Americans. The Candidate-gene Association Resource (CARe). American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine (revision requested December 2012).
  25. Hofstetter AM, Natarajan K, Rabinowitz D, Martinez RA, Vawdrey D, Arpadi S, Stockwell MS.  Timeliness of pediatric influenza vaccination compared with seasonal influenza activity in an urban community, 2004-2008. Am J Public Health. 2013 Jul;103(7):e50-8.
  26. Hofstetter AM, Natarajan K, Martinez RA, Rabinowitz D, Vawdrey DK, Stockwell MS. Influenza vaccination coverage and timeliness among children requiring two doses, 2004-2009. Prev Med. 2013 Mar;56(3-4):165-70
  27. Sirota D, Meyer D, Nieto A, Zamula A, Stockwell M, Berger-Jenkins E. In Classroom Physical Activity and Its Impact on Physical Activity Outside of School in a Hispanic Community. J Phys Act Health. 2013 Dec 20
  28. Bernstein CM, Stockwell MS, Gallagher MP, Rosenthal SL, Soren K. Mental health issues in adolescents and young adults with type 1 diabetes: prevalence and impact on glycemic control. Clin Pediatr (Phila). 2013 Jan;52(1):10-5.
  29. Uwemedimo OT, Findley SE, Andres R, Irigoyen M, Stockwell MS. Determinants of influenza vaccination among young children in an inner-city community. J Community Health. 2012 Jun;37(3):663-72.
  30. Burkart KM, Manichaikul A, Wilk JB, Ahmed FS, Burke GL, Enright P, Hansel NN, Haynes D, Heckbert SR, Hoffman EA, Kaufman JD, Kurai J, Loehr L, London SJ, Meng Y, O'Connor GT, Oelsner E, Petrini M, Pottinger TD, Powell CA, Redline S, Rotter JI, Smith LJ, Soler Artigas M, Tobin MD, Tsai MY, Watson K, White W, Young TR, Rich SS, Barr RG.  APOM and high-density lipoprotein cholesterol are associated with lung function and per cent emphysema. Eur Respir J. 2014 Apr;43(4):1003-17.
     Manichaikul A, Hoffman EA, Smolonska J, Gao W, Cho MH, Baumhauer H, Budoff M, Austin JH, Washko GR, Carr JJ, Kaufman JD, Pottinger T, Powell CA, Wijmenga C, Zanen P, Groen HJ, Postma DS, Wanner A, Rouhani FN, Brantly ML, Powell R, Smith BM, Rabinowitz D, Raffel LJ, Hinckley Stukovsky KD, Crapo JD, Beaty TH, Hokanson JE, Silverman EK, Dupuis J, O'Connor GT, Boezen HM, Rich SS, Barr RG. Genome-wide study of percent emphysema on computed tomography in the general population. The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis Lung/SNP Health Association Resource Study. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2014 Feb 15;189(4):408-18.
  31. Powell R, Davidson D, Divers J, Manichaikul A, Carr JJ, Detrano R, Hoffman EA, Jiang R, Kronmal RA, Liu K, Punjabi NM, Shahar E, Watson KE, Rotter JI, Taylor KD, Rich SS, Barr RG. Genetic ancestry and the relationship of cigarette smoking to lung function and per cent emphysema in four race/ethnic groups: a cross-sectional study. Thorax. 2013 Jul;68(7):634-42
  32. Ye S, Shaffer JA, Rieckmann N, Schwartz JE, Kronish IM, Ladapo JA, Whang W, Burg MM,
    Davidson KW. Long-term outcomes of enhanced depression treatment in patients with acute coronary syndromes. Am J Med, 2014, May 14 [Epub ahead of print]. NIHMSID: NIHMS598535
  33. Denton E, Shaffer JA, Alcántara C, Clemow L, Brondolo E. Hispanic residential ethnic density and
    depression in post-acute coronary syndrome patients: Rethinking the role of social support. Int J Soc
    Psychiatr, In Press.
  34. Voils CI, King H, Maciejewski ML, Allen KD, Yancy WS, Shaffer JA. Approaches for informing
    optimal dose of behavioral interventions. Ann Behav Med 2014, Apr 11[Epub ahead of print].
  35. Shaffer JA, Diaz K, Alcántara C, Edmondson D, Krupka DJ, Chaplin WF, Davidson KW. An
    inexpensive device for monitoring patients' weights via automated hovering. Int J Cardiol. 2014;172:e263-4. PMCID: PMC3984000 [Available on 2015/3/15]
  36. Shaffer JA, Edmondson D, Wasson LT, Falzon L, Homma K, Ezeokoli N, Li P, Davidson KW.
    Vitamin D supplementation for depressive symptoms: a systematic review and meta-analysis of
    randomized controlled trials. Psychosom Med. 2014;76:190-196. PMCID: PMC4008710 [Available on
  37. Poghosyan L, Nannini A, Finkelstein SR, Mason E, Shaffer JA. Development and psychometric testing of the Nurse Practitioner Primary Care Organizational Climate Questionnaire (NP-PCOCQ). Nur Res 2013; 62: 325-334.
  38. Edmondson D, Kronish IM, Shaffer JA, Falzon L, Burg MM. Posttraumatic stress disorder and risk for
    coronary heart disease: A meta-analytic review. Am Heart J 2013; 166: 806-814. PMCID:PMC3815706
    [Available on 2014/11/1]
  39. Edmondson D, Shaffer JA, Chaplin WF, Burg MM, Stone AA, Schwartz JE. Trait anxiety and trait
    anger measured by ecological momentary assessment and their correspondence with traditional trait questionnaires. J Res Pers 2013; 47: 843-852. PMCID: PMC3815708
  40. Burg MM, Edmondson D, Shimbo D, Shaffer JA, Kronish IM, Whang W, Alcántara C, Schwartz JE,
    Muntner P, Davidson KW. The 'perfect storm' and acute coronary syndrome onset: do psychosocial
    factors play a role? Prog Cardiovas Dis 2013; 55: 601-610. PMCID: PMC3652628.
  41. Shaffer JA, Kronish IM, Burg M, Clemow L. Edmondson D. Association of acute coronary syndromeinduced posttraumatic stress disorder symptoms with self-reported sleep. Ann Behav Med 2013; 46: 349-357. PMCID: PMC3800234 [Available on 2014/11/1]
  42. Silbiger JJ, Stein R, Roy M, Nair MK, Cohen P, Shaffer J, Pinkhasov A, Kamran M. Coronary artery
    disease in South Asian immigrants living in New York City: Angiographic findings and risk factor
    burdens. Ethn Dis 2013; 23: 292-295.
  43. Davidson KW, Bigger JT, Burg MM, Carney RM, Chaplin WF, Czajkowski S, Dornelas E, Duer-Hefele
    J, Frasure-Smith N, Freedland KE, Haas DC, Jaffe AS, Ladapo JA, Lespérance F, Medina V, Newman
    JD, Osorio GA, Parsons F, Schwartz JE, Shaffer JA, Shapiro PA, Sheps DS, Vaccarino V, Whang W,
    Ye S. Centralized, stepped, patient preference-based treatment for patients with post-acute coronary
    syndrome depression: CODIACS Vanguard randomized controlled trial. JAMA Intern Med 2013; 173:
    997-1004. PMCID: PMC3681929.
  44. Green P, Newman JD, Shaffer JA, Davidson KW, Maurer MS, Schwartz JE. Relation of living without
    a partner or spouse to physical activity after acute coronary syndromes (from the PULSE Accelerometry Substudy). Am J Cardiol 2013; 111: 1264-1269. PMCID:PMC3640672
  45. Ye S, Shaffer JA, Kang MS, Harlapur M, Muntner P, Epel E, Guernsey D, Schwartz JE, Davidson KW,
    Kirkland S, Honig LS, Shimbo D. Relation between leukocyte telomere length and incident coronary
    heart disease events. From the 1995 Canadian Nova Scotia Health Survey. Am J Cardiol 2013; 111:
    962-967. PMCID:PMC3602395
  46. Newman JD, Davidson KW, Ye S, Shaffer JA, Shimbo D, Munter P. Gender differences in calls to
    9-1-1 during an acute coronary syndrome. Am J Cardiol 2013, 111: 58-62. PMCID: PMC3715374
  47. Korin MR, Chaplin WF, Shaffer JA, Butler MJ, Ojie MJ, Davidson KW. Men's and women's health
    beliefs differentially predict coronary heart disease incidence in a population-based sample. Health Educ Behav 2012; 40: 231-239. PMCID: PMC3676270
  48. Shaffer JA, Davidson KW, Schwartz JE, Shimbo D, Newman JD, Gurland BJ, Maurer MS. Prevalence
    and characteristics of anergia (lack of energy) in patients with acute coronary syndrome. Am J Cardiol
    2012; 110: 1213-1218. PMCID: PMC3470778
  49. Newman JD, Munter P, Shimbo D, Davidson KW, Shaffer JA, Edmondson D. Post-traumatic stress
    disorder symptoms predict pre-hospital delay in patients with acute coronary syndromes. PLoS One
    2011; 6: e27640. PMCID: PMC3214073
  50. Edmondson D, Rieckmann N, Shaffer JA, Schwartz JE, Burg MM, Davidson KW, Clemow L, Shimbo
    D, Kronish IM. Posttraumatic stress disorder intrusion symptoms increase risk of major adverse cardiac events and mortality 42 months after acute coronary syndrome. J Psychiatr Res 2011; 45: 1621-1626. PMCID: PMC3210372
  51. Mosovich SA, Boone RT, Reichenberg A, Bansilai S, Shaffer J, Dahlman K, Harvey PD, Farkouh ME.
    New insights into the link between cardiovascular disease and depression. Int J Clin Pract 2008; 62:

 Research Presentations by Fellows since 2006 (of work not listed under publications)

  1. Card A, Carrasquillo O. The association between acculturation status and cardiovascular disease risk factors. J Gen Int Med 2007;22 (suppl1):152.
  2. Card A , Carrasquillo O. Using lay community health workers to increase the enrollment and recruitment of minorities in cancer clinical trials. Society of General Internal Medicine Annual Meeting.
  3. Kiefer, E , Shea S, Barr RG. Unified spirometry reference equations for adults in a multi-ethnic US population. Society of General Internal Medicine Annual Meeting.
  4. Newman JD, Berg M M, Korin MR , Shah A, Schwartz J, Davidson KW. Hostility, only in the presence of chronic inflammation, predicts incident coronary heart disease in a population-based study. Presented at the American Heart Association- Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis and Vascular Biology Annual Conference, 2009.
  5. Korin MR , Masud A, Albanese G, Davidson KW. Does believing make the difference? Women's health beliefs predict coronary heart disease incidence in a population based sample. Society for Behavioral Medicine, Montreal, Canada, 2009.
  6. Davidson KW, Mostofsky E, Korin MR , Kronish I, Schwartz J, Kirkland S, Shimbo D. Constructing constructive anger: protection against incident coronary heart disease in a population-based study. American Psychosomatic Medicine Society, 2009.
  7. Shaffer JA, Edmondson DE, Chaplin W, Schwartz JE, Stone A. Anxiety and anger in daily life: Contributions of the person and situation in momentary assessments of elicited states. Presented at 68th Annual Scientific Meeting of the American Psychosomatic Society, 2010 (Poster presentation).
  8. Shaffer JA , Davidson KW,  Kestenbaum B, Siscovick D, de Boer I. 25-hydroxyvitamin D deficiency is associated with elevated depressive symptoms: Results from the Multi-ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA). Presented at 11th International Congress of Behavioral Medicine, 2010 (Podium presentation).
  9. Shaffer JA , Edmondson D, Chaplin WF, Schwartz JE, Iyer P, Burg MM, Rieckmann N, Davidson KW. Cognitive-affective and total depression symptom severity predict changes in C-reactive protein (CRP) in patients with acute coronary syndromes (ACS). Presented at 11th International Congress of Behavioral Medicine 2010 (Poster presentation).
  10. Shaffer JA , Davidson KW, Shimbo D. Depression subtypes, inflammation, and new coronary heart disease (CHD) events in patients with known CHD. Presented at 15th World Congress on Heart Disease, 2010 (Podium presentation).
  11. Davidson KW, Shaffer JA , Schwartz JE, Kirkland SA, Mostofsky E, Fink D, Guernsey D, Shimbo D. Relationship between depression and C-reactive protein levels and first coronary heart disease event. 15th World Congress on Heart Disease, 2010 (Podium presentation).
  12. Edmondson D, Kronish I, Harlapur M, Shaffer JA, Davidson KW, Schwartz JE, Burg MM, Iyer P, Shimbo D, Clemow L, Rieckmann N. Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) symptoms predict worse long-term cardiovascular prognosis in post-acute coronary syndrome (ACS) patients. Scientific Sessions of the American Heart Association, 2010 (Podium presentation).
  13. Denton E, Shaffer JA, Davidson KW, Chaplin W. Depression phenotypes among ACS patients. Scientific Sessions of the American Heart Association, 2010 (Poster presentation).
  14. Korin MR , Chaplin WF, Shaffer JA, Butler M, Ojie M, Davidson KW. Is family history risk for incident coronary heart disease in part because of fatalistic health beliefs' influence on health behavior? An empirical test of the Mickey Mantle effect using a population-based sample. 138 th American Public Health Association Annual Meeting, 2010 (Podium presentation).
  15. Edmondson D, Shaffer JA , Denton E, Shimbo D, Clemow L. PTSD recurrence risk perceptions in acute coronary syndrome patients. 69 th Annual Scientific Meeting of the American Psychosomatic Society, 2011 (Podium presentation).
  16. Newman JD, Shimbo D, Shaffer JA , Muntner P, Edmondson D. PTSD intrusions predict pre-hospital delay in patients with myocardial infarction. American Heart Association Quality of Care and Outcomes Research Conference, 2011 (Poster presentation).
  17. Thomas O, Findley SE, Irigoyen M, Martinez RA, Stockwell MS. Ethnic disparities in influenza vaccination coverage for Latino children aged 6-36 months. Pediatric Academic Societies Meeting 2009 (Poster presentation).
  18. Thomas O , Stockwell M, Meyer D. Maternal factors associated with Medicaid/SCHIP renewal for low-income, minority children. Pediatric Academic Societies Annual Meeting 2011. (Poster presentation).
  19. Sirota D, Hametz P Portion control and vegetable consumption in the Latino community: A pilot study to establish better eating practices. Pediatric Academic Societies Meeting 2011 (Poster presentation).
  20. Sirota D , Andres Martinez R, Berger-Jenkins E, Meyer D. The effect of school physical activity on students' leisure activity in a predominantly urban Latino community. Pediatric Academic Societies Meeting 2010. (Poster presentation).
  21. Hofstetter AO , Andres Martinez R, Natarajan K, Stockwell MS. Extent and timeliness of seasonal influenza vaccination coverage in children from an underserved community, 2004-2008. Pediatric Academic Societies Meeting 2010. (Poster presentation).
  22. Hofstetter AO, Andres Martinez R, Natarajan K, Stockwell MS. Timeliness of pediatric influenza vaccination compared to seasonal influenza activity in an urban underserved community, 2004-2008. Pediatric Academic Societies Annual Meeting 2011, (Poster Symposium).National Immunization Conference 2011.
  23. Bernstein C . Soren K, Stockwell M, Rosenthal S, Gallagher MP. Mood and behavioral disorders in adolescents with type 1 diabetes. Society for Adolescent Health and Medicine Annual Meeting 2011.
  24. Siddiqui A , Westhoff C. Barriers to accessing voluntary postpartum female tubal sterilization among minority and low-income women. North American Primary Care Research Group Annual Meeting 2011.
  25. Powell RE , Hoffman EA, Hankinson JL, Austin JHM, Carr JJ, Enright P, Lederer DJ, Watson KE, Barr RG, Lung size contribution to racial-based differences in pulmonary function tests: quantitative CT in the MESA Lung Study. Presented at the American Thoracic Society Annual Meeting, Denver, 2011 (poster).
  26. Powell RE, Manichaikul A, Burkart KM, Mychaleckyj J, Raffel LJ, Rich SS, Barr RG. A genome-wide association study to assess loci associated with lung function among Hispanic-Americans and Asian-Americans: The MESA Lung SHARe Study. Presented at the American Thoracic Society Annual Meeting, Denver, 2011 (poster).
  27. Singer J, Palmas W, Shea S, Luchsinger J. Adiponectin and all-cause mortality in a cohort of elderly people with type 2 diabetes. Presented at the Society of General Internal Medicine Annual Meeting, Phoenix, AZ, 2011 (podium presentation).
  28. Powell RE , Davidson D, Divers J, Carr JJ, Detrano R, Hoffman EA, Jiang R, Kronmal R, Liu K, Punjabi NM, Shahar E, Taylor K, Watson KE, Rotter J, Rich SS, Barr RG. Does genetic ancestry modify the relationship of smoking and lung function? The MESA Lung Study. (Abstract submitted). The European Respiratory Society Annual Congress 2011.

Selected Publications by Fellows 1999-2005 Completed and/or Begun during Fellowship

  1. Lubetkin EI , Krackov SK, Storey-Johnson C. The use of questionnaires to assess achievement of course goals in medical students' longitudinal community-based clinical experiences. Acad Med 1999;74:1316-9.
  2. Lubetkin EI . Schmidt H, Charon R. Risks and benefits of early clinical exposure. Acad Med 1999;74:1153.
  3. Isasi CR , Starc TJ, Tracy R, Deckelbaum R, Berglund L, Shea S. Inverse Association of physical fitness with plasma fibrinogen level in children. Am J Epidemiol 2000;152(3):212-18.
  4. Isasi CR , Couch SC, Starc T, Deckelbaum RJ, Shea S, Berglund L. The apolipoprotein A allele is associated with an anti-atherogenic lipoprotein profile in children: Columbia Biomarkers
    Study. Pediatrics 2000;106(3):568-75.
  5. Luchsinger JA, Tang MX, Stern Y, Shea S, Mayeux R. Diabetes mellitus and risk of Alzheimer's disease and dementia with stroke in a multiethnic cohort. Am J Epidemiology 2001;154:635-41.
  6. Luchsinger JA , Pablos-Mendez A, Knirsch C, Rabinowitz D, Shea S. Antibiotic use and risk of ischemic stroke in the elderly. Am J Medicine 2001;111:361-6.
  7. Luchsinger JA , Pablos-Mendez A, Knirsch C, Rabinowitz D, Shea S. Relation of antibiotic use to risk of myocardial infarction in the general population. Am J Cardiology 2002;89:18-2.
  8. DeLaet D , Shea S, Carrasquillo O. Receipt of preventive services among privately insured minorities in managed care versus fee-for-service insurance plans. J Gen Int Med 2002;17:451-457.
  9. Pati S, Romero D, Chavkin W. Changes in utilization of health insurance and food assistance programs in Manhattan in the wake of welfare reform. Am J Pub Health 2002;92:1441-5.
  10. Isasi CR , Deckelbaum RJ, Tracy RP, Starc TJ, Berglund L, Shea S. Physical fitness and C-reactive protein level in children and young adults: Columbia BioMarkers Study. Pediatrics 2003;111:332-338.
  11. Chang JJ , Luchsinger JA, Shea S. Antihypertensive medicine class and pulse pressure in the elderly: Analysis based on the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey. Am J Med 2003;115:536-542.
  12. Luchsinger JA , Lee W , Carrasquillo O, Rabinowitz D, Shea S. Body mass index and hospitalizations in the elderly. J Am Geriatr Soc 2003;51:1615-20.
  13. Chang JJ , Rabinowitz D, Shea S. Sources of variability in blood pressure measurement using the Dinamap PRO 100 automated oscillometric device. Am J Epidemiol 2003;158:1218-1226.
  14. Pati S , Shea S, Rabinowitz D, Carrasquillo O. Does gatekeeping control costs for privately insured children? Findings from the 1996 medical expenditure panel survey. Pediatrics 2003;111:456-460.
  15. Chang J , Luchsinger JA. Antibiotics and risk of deep venous thrombosis. Int J Angiol 2003;12:55-8.
  16. DasGupta, S. Reading bodies, writing bodies: self reflection and cultural critique in a narrative medicine curriculum. Literature & Medicine 2003;22(2):241-56.
  17. DasGupta, S. We're not in Kansas anymore: men as medical mentors. This Side of Doctoring. E Lo Chin (ed) 2003.
  18. Carrasquillo O, Pati S . Disparities in Pap smear and mammography utilization by female immigrants: The role of health insurance. Prev Med 2004;39:943-950.
  19. DasGupta S . Charon R. Personal illness: Reflective writing to teach empathy. Acad Med 2004;79(4):351-6.
  20. Pickering TG, Yacoub MR . Sleep Apnea and Hypertension. In: Secondary Hypertension: Clinical Presentation, Diagnosis, and Treatment (Mansoor G, ed.). 2004; Humana Press Inc., Totowa, NJ, pp. 307-332.
  21. Hummel EK , Ubel PA. Cost and clinical practice guidelines: can two wrongs make it right? Virtual Mentor 2004; 6(12).
  22. Pati S , Shea S, Rabinowitz D, Carrasquillo O. Health expenditures for privately ensured adults in managed care gatekeeping vs. indemnity plans: Findings from the 1996 MEPS. Am J Pub Health 2005:95:288-291.
  23. Press R , Carrasquillo O, Nickolas T, Radhakrishnan J, Shea S, Barr RG. Race/ethnicity, poverty status and renal transplant outcomes. Transplantation 2005:80;917-924.
  24. Moharty S, Woolhandler S, Himmelstein DU, Pati S , Carrasquillo O, Bor DH. Health care expenditures of immigrants in the United States: A nationally representative analysis. Am J Pub Health 2005:95;1431-1438.
  25. Nash D, Katyal M, Shah NS . Trends in predictors of death due to HIV-related causes among persons living with AIDS in New York City, 1993–2001. J Urban Health 2005; 82(4):584-600.
  26. Eguchi K. Yacoub M, Pickering TG, et al. Consistency of blood pressure differences between the left and right arms. Arch Int Med 2007;167(4):388-93.
  27. Jones DP, Camargo CA Jr, Speizer FE, Barr RG. Prospective study of short stature and newly diagnosed asthma in women. Journal of Asthma 2007;44:291-295.
  28. Chehab LG, Pfeffer B, Vargas I, Chen S, Irigoyen M. Energy Up!: A novel approach to the weight management of inner-city teens J Adolesc Health 2007;40(5):474-6.
  29. Stockwell MS , Brown J, Chen S, Irigoyen M. Is there a relationship between lacking a primary care provider and child abuse? Ambul Pediatr 2007;7(6):439-44.
  30. Press R , Carrasquillo O, Sciacca R, Giardina EGV. Racial & ethnic disparities in time to follow-up after an abnormal mammogram. J Women's Health 2008;17(6):923-30.
  31. Findley SE, Irigoyen M, Sanchez M, Stockwell MS , Mejia M, Guzman L, Ferreira R, Pena O, Chen S, Andres-Martinez R. Effectiveness of a community coalition for improving child vaccination rates in New York City. Am J Public Health 2008;98(11):1959-62.
  32. Stockwell MS, Brown J, Chen S, Vaughan RD, Irigoyen M. Is underimmunization associated with child maltreatment? Ambul Pediatr 2008;8(3):210-3.
  33. Irigoyen M, Glassman ME, Chen S, Findley SE. Early onset of overweight and obesity among low-income 1- to 5-year olds in New York City. J Urban Health 2008;85(4):545-54.
  34. Findley SE, Sanchez M, Mejia M, Ferreira R, Pena O, Matos S, Stockwell MS, Irigoyen M. Effective strategies for integrating immunization promotion into community programs. Health Promot Pract 2009;10(2 Suppl):128S-137S.
  35. Findley SE, Irigoyen M, Stockwell MS, Chen S. Changes in childhood immunization disparities between central cities and their respective states, 2000 versus 2006.
    J Urban Health 2009;86(2):183-95.
  36. Stockwell MS, Findley SE, Irigoyen M, Martinez RA, Sonnett M. Change in parental reasons for use of an urban pediatric emergency department in the past decade. Pediatr Emerg Care 2010;26(3):181-5.
  37. Glassman ME , Figueroa M, Irigoyen M. Latino parents' perceptions of their ability to prevent obesity in their children. Fam Community Health 2011;34(1):4-16.

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