2018 Faculty Publications

Boysen, Gunnar 

Boysen G., Jamshidi-Parsian A, Davis MA, Siegel ER, Kore RA, Dings RPM, and Griffin RJ, Glutaminase Inhibitor CB-839 Increases Radiation Sensitivity of Lung Tumor Cells and Human Lung Tumor Xenografts in Mice. International Journal of Radiation Biology, 2018, 17:1-23, PMID: 30557074, DOI

Pouncey DL, Hartman JH, Moore PC, Dillinger DJ, Dickerson KW, Sappington DR, Smith ES 3rd, Boysen G., Miller GP., Novel isomeric metabolite profiles correlate with warfarin metabolism phenotype during maintenance dosing in a pilot study of 29 patients. Blood Coagul Fibrinolysis. 2018 Nov;29(7):602-612 PMID: 30334816, DOI

Boysen G., Response to Interpretation of Mass Spectral Data for the Cisplatin 1,2 Intrastrand Guanine-Guanine Adduct, Chemical Research and Toxicology 2018, PMID: 30215251, DOI

Pottenger LH, Boysen G., Brown K, Cadet J, Fuchs RP, Johnson GE, and Swenberg JA, Understanding the Importance of Low Molecular Weight (Ethylene Oxide- and Propylene Oxide-induced) DNA Adducts and Mutations in Risk Assessment: Insights from 15 years of Research and Collaborative Discussions. Environmental and Molecular Mutagenesis, 2018 PMID: 30536466, DOI

Barnette DA, Davis MA, Dang NL, Pidugu AS, Hughes T, Swamidass SJ, Boysen G., Miller GP, Lamisil (terbinafine) toxicity: Determining pathways to bioactivation through computational and experimental approaches, Biochemical Pharmacology,2018, 156, 10-16 PMID:30076845, DOI

Apopa P, Alley L, Penney R, Arnaoutakis K, Steliga M, Jeffus S, Bircan E, Gopalan B, Jin J, Patumcharoenpol P, Jenjaroenpun P, Wongsurawat T, Shah N, Boysen G., Ussery D, Nookaew I, Fagan P, Bebek G, Orloff M,  PARP1 is up-regulated in Non-small cell lung cancer tissues in the presence of the cyanobacterial toxin microcystin. Frontiers Microbiology 2018, 06 August 2018 PMID: 30127774, DOI

Sappington DR, Helms S, Siegel E, Penney RB, Jeffus S, Bartter T, Bartter T, Boysen G., Diagnosis of lung tumor types based on metabolomic profiles in lymph node aspirates, Cancer Treatment and Research Communications 2018, Vol. 14, 1-6 PMID: 30104001

Brown, Clare 

Brown, C.C., Tilford, J. M., Payakachat, N., Williams, D. K., Kuhlthau, K. A., Pyne, J. M., Hoefman, R. J., Brouwer, W. B. F. (2018). Measuring Health spillover effects in Caregivers of Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder: A Comparison of the EQ-5D-3L and SF-6D. Pharmacoeconomics. Forthcoming special issue.

Brown, C.C., Tilford, J.M., Bird, T. M. (2018). Medicaid Expansion of Health Insurance and Smoking Behavior. Public Health Reports. 133(3);294-302. Doi: 10.1177/0033354918763169

Brown, C., Nevola, A., Martin, B.C. (2018). Lack of Long Term Effects of the 2009 USPSTF Guidelines on Rates of Mammography Screening. J Womens Health (Larchmt). 2018;27(7)875-884. Doi: 10.1089/jwh.2017.6425.

Brown, C.C., Wei, F. (2018) The Impact of Insurance Gain and Discussions with Healthcare Providers on Quitting Smoking. Behav Med. 44(2)160-170. Doi: 1080/08964289.2017.1375455

Brown, C., Wei, F. (2018) The Impact of Insurance Gain and Discussions with Healthcare Providers on Quitting Smoking. American Association for Public Opinion Research Annual Conference, Denver, CO.

Bryant-Moore, Keneshia

Bryant-Moore, K., Bachelder, A., Rainey, L., Hayman, K., Bessette, A., & Williams, C. (2018). Use of Service Learning to Increase Masters-level Nursing Students’ Understanding of Social Determinants of Health and Health Disparities. Journal of Transcultural Nursing, 29(5):473-479.

Bryant-Moore, K., Haynes, T., Kuo, D., Stewart, M.K., Yeary, K., Smith, J., Ounpraseuth, S., Sullivan, G., McCoy, S., Hudson, B. & Harris, K. (2018). Lessons learned from using an audience response system in a community setting for research data collection. Public Health Nurs. 2018;00:1–7. https://doi.org/10.1111/phn.12397.

A., Haynes, T., Olson, M., Cottoms, N., Bryant, K., Reaves, C., Reich, M., Curran, G. & Sullivan, G. (2018). Using Deliberative and Qualitative Methods to Develop a Conceptual Model For Understanding Unmet Mental Health Need Among Rural African Americans. Health Systems and Reform. DOI: 10.1080/23288604.2017.1404180

Haynes, T., Yeary, K., Turner, J., Smith, J., Curran, G., Bryant-Moore, K., Ounpraseuth, S., Kramer, T., Harris, K., Hutchins, E. (2018) Reducing Depressive Symptoms through Behavioral Activation in Churches: A Hybrid-2 randomized effectiveness-implementation design. Contemporary Clinical Trials, 64, 22-29.

Cardenas, Victor

Whittington JR, Simmons PM, Phillips A, Gambell S, Cen R, Magann EF, Cardenas V.M. The use of electronic cigarettes in pregnancy: A review of the literature. Obstetrical and Gynecological Survey. 2018; 73 (9):544-549. doi: 10.1097/OGX.0000000000000595.

Cardenas V.M., Cen R, Clemens MM, Conner JL, Victory JL, Stallones LA, Delongchamp RR. Morbidity and mortality from farm tractor-related injuries in Arkansas, 2000-2014. Journal of Agricultural Safety and Health 2018. Journal of Agricultural Safety and Health. (in press). doi: 10.13031/jash.12828

Chen, Hsueh-fen

Chen H.F., Nevola A, Bird TM, Karim S, Morris ME, Wan F, Tilford JM. Understanding factors associated with readmission disparities among Delta region, Delta states, and Other Hospitals. Am J Manag Care. 2018; 24(5): e150-e156. PMID: 29851446.

Chen H.F., Tilford JM, Wan F, Schuldt R. CMS HCC risk scores and home health patient experience measures. Am J Manag Care. 2018; 21(10):e294-e299. PMID: 30325193.

Cornell, Carol

Yeary KHK, Moore PC, Gauss CH, Cornell C.E., Prewitt TE, Shakya S, Turner J, Scarbrough C, Porter G, Estabrooks PA. Reach and Adoption of a Randomized Weight Loss Maintenance Trial in Rural African Americans of Faith: The WORD (Wholeness, Oneness, Righteousness, Deliverance). American journal of health promotion : AJHP. 2018 October 11;:890117118805065. PubMed PMID: 30309257

Huff-Davis, A. & Cornell, C. E. & McElfish, P. & Kim Yeary, K. H. (2018). Strategies to Facilitate Equitable Resource Sharing in Community-Engaged Research. Progress in Community Health Partnerships: Research, Education, and Action12(2), 173-177.  PubMed PMID: 30270227

Yeary KH, Turner J*, Moore P, Gauss H, Cornell C.E., Prewitt TE, Tilford M, Harris K, Estabrooks P (April 2018) Preliminary outcome and process results of a randomized weight loss maintenance trial in rural African Americans of faith: The WORD. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, New Orleans, LA

Crone, Cynthia

Crone, C.C., Young, A., Martel, I.M., Vaughn, K., & Sockwell, L.R. (June 14, 2018). Passion Project:  Implementing the Healthy Love Workshop.  Poster Session 3 – Women:  Behavioral Health and HIV, 2018 CSAT Virtual Grantee Conference:  Advancing Treatment at the Intersection of Substance Use Disorders (SUD) and HIV/Viral Hepatitis.

Martel, I., Sockwell, L., Vaughn, K. Hughes, E. & Crone, C. (September 4, 2018). Addressing Human Trafficking Risk and Health Literacy Among SUD participants. Presented at the SAFE 2018 International Conference on Human Trafficking and Social Justice, Chicago, IL.

Crone, C., Forsman, A., Sockwell, L., Martel, I. (March 13, 2018). Conducted a day-long workshop with Forsman, HIV, Hep C and STIs to Regional Drug Court and Probation and Parole Officers in Osceola, AR. The workshop provided information and highlighted prevention.

Delongchamp, Robert

Cardenas, V. M.; Cen, R.; Clemens, M. M.; Conner, J. L.; Victory, J. L.; Stallones, L. & Delongchamp, R. R.: Morbidity and mortality from farm tractor and other agricultural machinery-related injuries in Arkansas. In: Journal of Agricultural Safety and Health 24 (2018), Nr. 4, S. 213–225

Jing, J.; Thapa, S.; Delhey, L.; Abouelenein, S.; Morad, W.; Delongchamp, R. & Faramawi, M. F.: The relation of blood lead and QRS| T angle in American adults. In: Archives of Environmental & Occupational Health (2018), Nr. just-accepted, S. 1–14

Johnson, E. S.; Faramawi, M.; Chedjieu, I. P.; Delongchamp, R.; Choi, K.-M. & Shen, T.: Excess lung cancer occurrence in poultry plants. Occupational risk factors: Findings for oncogenic viruses exposure and other occupational exposures. In: Environmental Research 167 (2018), S. 393–410

Thapa, S.; Delhey, L.; Jin, J.; Abouelenein, S.; Morad, W.; Delongchamp, R. & Faramawi, M. F.: Association Between Urinary Cadmium and QRS| T Angle Among Adults in the United States. In: Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine 60 (2018), Nr. 8, S. e412–e415

Elfaramawi, Mohammed

Delongchamp R, Holt A, Faramawi MF, Balamurugan A, Reeve G, Zohoori N, Bates J.Differences between Arkansas and the United States in prevalence of risk factors explain variations in ischemic heart disease mortality rates among pre-Medicare (45-64) and Medicare (65-84) age groups. European Journal of Public Health (In Press 2018).

Delongchamp R, Faramawi MF (Corresponding Author), Feingold E, Abouelenein S.  The Association Between SNPs and a Quantitative Trait: Power Calculation. Environment and European Journal of Public Health (In Press 2018)

Johnson, E. S., Faramawi, M., Chedjieu, I. P., Delongchamp, R., Choi, K. M., & Shen, T. (2018). Excess lung cancer occurrence in poultry plants. Occupational risk factors: Findings for oncogenic viruses exposure and other occupational exposures. Environ Res, 167: 393-410.

Jing, J., Thapa, S., Delhey, L., Abouelenein, S., Morad, W., Delongchamp, R., & Faramawi, M. F. (Corresponding Author). (2018). The relation of blood lead and QRS|T angle in American adults. Arch Environ Occup Health: 1-14.

A Database Study of visual outcomes and intraoperative complications of post-vitrectomy cataract  surgery. Ophthalmology. Kamel MS, Hardin JS, Jawed Fayez, Uwyadat SH, Faramawi MF, Chu CJ, Yang YC, Sallam AB (In Press 2018).

Thapa, S., Delhey, L., Jin, J., Abouelenein, S., Morad, W., Delongchamp, R., & Faramawi, M. F. (Corresponding Author) (2018). Association Between Urinary Cadmium and QRS|T Angle Among Adults in the United States. J Occup Environ Med, 60: e412-e415

Delhey LM, Faramawi MF, Wei F. Leukocyte telomere length and within visit blood pressure variability in US Adults: NAHENS 1999 – 2002. Journal of Public Health 11 (1) : 23- 25 , 2018

Fagan, Pebbles

Soule, E.K., Sakuma, K.L., Palafox, S., Pokhrel, P., Herzog, T.A., Thompson, N., Fagan, P. (in press). Content analysis of Internet marketing strategies used to promote flavored electronic cigarettes. Addictive Behaviors. 91:128-135 doi:10.1016/j.addbeh.2018.11.012.

Davis, D., Hickman, N., Choi, K., Robinson, C.D., Patten, C.A., Fagan, P., Okuyemi, K.S., Nahvi, S., Health Disparities Network (in press). Impact of SRNT Health Disparities Network’s scholarship on professional development of its recipients. Nicotine & Tobacco Research. 2018 Nov 23. doi: 10.1093/ntr/nty253.

Maloney, S.F., Soule. E.K., Palafox. S., McFadden. K., Guy. M.C., Eissenberg. T., Fagan P. (2018). A longitudinal analysis of electronic cigarette forum participation. Addictive Behaviors. pii: S0306-4603(18)30876-1. doi: 10.1016/j.addbeh.2018.08.006.

Apopa, P., Alley, L., Penney, R., Arnaoutakis, K., Steliga, M., Jeffus, S., Bircan, E., Gopalan, B., Jin, L., Patumcharoenpol, P., Jenjaroenpun, P., Wongsurawat, T., Shah, N., Boysen, G., Ussery, D., Nookaew, I., Fagan, P., Bebek, G., Orloff, M. (2018). PARP1 is up-regulated in non-small cell lung cancer tissues in the presence of the cyanobacterial toxin microcystin. Frontiers Microbiology. 9:1757. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2018.01757.

Guy, M.C., Helt, J., Palafox, S., Green, K., Soule, E.K., Maloney, S.F., Eissenberg, T., Fagan, P. (2018). Orthodox and unorthodox uses of electronic cigarettes: A surveillance of YouTube video content Nicotine & Tobacco Research. Jun 28. doi: 10.1093/ntr/nty132.

Pokhrel, P., Herzog, T.A., Fagan, P., Unger, J.B., Stacy, A.W. (2018). E-cigarette advertising exposure, explicit and implicit harm perceptions, and e-cigarette use susceptibility among non-smoking young adults. Nicotine & Tobacco Research Feb 10.doi: 10.1093/ntr/nty030.

Donald, K., Davis, A., Cottoms, N., Hale, R., Hsu, PC., Kulik, M., Bryant-Moore, K., Su, J.L., Spencer, N., Taylor, C., Ivy, Fagan, P. (November 2, 2018). Leveraging Resources through the Translational Research Institute to Engage Communities in Tobacco Related Health Disparities Research. American Association for Cancer Research, Health Disparities, New Orleans, LA.

Guy, M.C., Helt, J., Palafox, S., Green, K., Soule, E.K., Maloney, S.F., Eissenberg, T., Fagan, P. (March 2018). Portrayal of Orthodox and Unorthodox Uses of Electronic Cigarettes in YouTube videos. World Conference on Tobacco or Health, Cape Town, South Africa

Fagan, P., Guy, P., Herzog, T., Soule, E., Palafox, S., Maloney, S. Eissenberg, T. (March 2018). Nicotine Content in Electronic Cigarette Liquids Using Three Unique Samples. World Conference on Tobacco or Health, Cape Town, South Africa

Alexander, L., Fagan, P., Gardiner, P., D’Silva, J. (February 2018). Progress and Challenges Related to Eliminating Tobacco-Related Health Disparities in the United States. Society for Research on Nicotine & Tobacco, Baltimore, MD

Thompson, Noel, Fagan, P., Guy, M., Pokhrel, , Herzog, T., Soule, E., Palafox, S., Maloney, S., Eissenberg, T. (February, 2018). Arkansas E-cigarette Retail Online Study. Society for Research on Nicotine & Tobacco, Baltimore, MD

Fagan, P. (September 20, 2018). Overview of Tobacco Related Disparities. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Media Network Meeting Monthly Calls (panelist).

Alexander, LA and Fagan, P. (November 13, 2018). Tobacco Disparities & the LGBTQ Community. American Public Health Association Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA

Fagan, P. (November 30, 2018). Emerging Issues in Tobacco Prevention and Control. American Cancer Society, Heifer Center, Little Rock, AR.

Fagan, P. (October 25, 2018). Engaging Rural African American Communities in Research Aimed to Reduce Secondhand Smoke Exposure. National Cancer Institute 2nd Symposium on Cancer Health Disparities.  Bethesda, MD

Fagan, P. (October 15, 2018). Tobacco-Related Health Disparities in the United States and Emerging Issues. University of Tennessee Health Science Center Norfleet Forum, Memphis, TN

Fagan, P. (April 17, 2018). Keys to Cancer Prevention. American Association for Cancer Research, Chicago IL.

Felix, Holly

Felix HC, Rowland MB, Long CR, McElfish PA. 2018. Diabetes self-care behaviors among Marshallese adults living in the United States. Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health. 20:1500–1507. doi: 10.1007/s10903-017-0683-4.

McElfish PA, Long CR, Payakachat N, Felix H, Bursac Z, Rowland B, Hudson JS, Narcisse MR. 2018. Cost-related Nonadherence to Medication Treatment Plans: Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander National Health Interview Survey, 2014. Med Care. 2018 Apr;56(4):341-349. doi: 10.1097/MLR.0000000000000887.

McElfish PA, Long CR, Selig J, Rowland MB, Purvis R, James L. Holland A, Felix HC, Narcisse MR.  2018. Health research participation, opportunity, and willingness among minority and rural communities of Arkansas. Clinical and Translation Research. 11,:487–497; doi:10.1111/cts.12561; https://doi.org/10.1111/cts.12561

Narcisse MR, Long CR, Felix H, Rowland B, Bursac Z, McElfish PA.  2018. The Mediating Role of Sleep Quality and Quantity in the Link between Food Insecurity and Obesity across Race and Ethnicity. Obesity28:1509-1518.https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1002/oby.22266.

Narcisse MR, Felix H, Long CR, Hudson T, Payakachat N, Bursac Z, McElfish PA. 2018. Frequency and predictors of health services use by Native Hawaiians and Pacific Islanders: evidence from the U.S. National Health Interview Survey.  BMC Health Services Research, 18:575.  https://doi.org/10.1186/s12913-018-3368-3.

Felix HC, Bradway C, Bird TM, Pradhan R, Weech-Maldonado R.  2018. Safety of Obese Nursing Home Residents, Medical Care. 56(12): 1032–1034.

Li X, Chaovalitwongse WA, Curran G, Tilford JM, Felix HC, Martin BC.  Using machine learning to predict opioid overdoses among prescription opioid users.  ISPOR 23rd Annual International Meeting to be held May 19-23, 2018 at the Baltimore Convention Center in Baltimore, MD.

Dawson L, Phillips MM, Raczynski JM, Felix HC, Stewart MK, Olson M, Williams DK, Greene PG. Trust and Willingness to Participate in Research – Implications for Enrollment of Hard to Reach Populations. Society of Clinical Research Associates, SOCRA 2018 Annual Conference, New Orleans, Louisiana, September 28-30, 2018.

Li X, Chaovalitwongse WA, Curran G, Tilford JM, Felix HC, Martin BC. Using Machine Learning to Predict Opioid Overdoses Among Prescription Opioid Users. Submitted to: ISPOR 23rd Annual International Meeting, Baltimore, MD, May 19-23, 2018.  Abstract published in Value in Health, 2018 21: S245.

McElfish PA, Long CR, Kohler PO, Yeary KHK, Bursac Z, Narcisse MR, Felix HC, Rowland B, Goulden PA. August 2018 (embargoed for one year). Comparative Effectiveness of Diabetes Self-Management Education Interventions for Marshallese Diabetes Patients: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Draft Final Research Report submitted to: Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute.

Fischbach, Lori

Lischbach L, Martin B. Cohort and Case Control Studies.  In: Aparasu RR, Bentley JP, Eds, Principles of Research Design and Drug Literature Evaluation, 2st Edition:  Jones & Bartlett Learning, MA:  Burlington, 2018.

Fischbach L, Thapa S, Cardenas V, Shewale A,Azam M, Zhang Q, Gu M, Chedjieu I, Surani S. Helicobacter pylori treatment effectiveness in developing countries:  Research Day Abstract Presentations, 2018.

Gu, M., Patil, N., Fischbach, L., et al. (May, 2018). Integration of Tuberculosis (TB) Screening in The Ryan White Program in Arkansas. 2018 National TB Conference, Rancho Mirage, CA

Gu, M., Mukasa, L., et al. (May, 2018). Targeting the Birth-Cohort of the Pre-Antibiotic Era: A Proposal to Screen for Tuberculosis in Seniors in Arkansas. 2018 National TB Conference, Rancho Mirage, CA

Golbeck, Amanda

Golbeck AL, Barr TH, and Rose CA (invited paper). Preliminary report on the 2016-2017 new doctoral recipients. Notices of the AMS 65(2):172-173.

Golbeck AL, Barr TH, and Rose CA (invited paper). Report on the 2015-2016 new doctoral recipients. Notices of the AMS 65(3):771-785.

Golbeck AL. Non-US-citizens earning doctoral degrees in statistics and biostatistics departments in the US. Proceedings of the 61th World Statistics Congress, Marrakesh, Morocco, 16-21 July 2017.

Golbeck AL. (invited blog post). Amanda Golbeck on Why Choose Statistics. com. April 3 2018. http://www.statisticsviews.com/details/news/10961435/Amanda-Golbeck-on-why-choose-statistics.html

Golbeck AL. (press release) Statistics Association Presidents Establish Elizabeth L. Scott and F.N. David Lectureships. AmStat News 492:39, June 2018.

Golbeck AL, Barr TH, and Rose CA. (invited paper). 2017-2018 Faculty Salaries Report. Notices of the AMS 65(7):829-835, August 2018.

Golbeck AL, Barr TH, and Rose CA. (invited paper). Fall 2016 Departmental Profile Report. Notices of the AMS 65(8):952-962, 2018.

Golbeck, AL. (invited paper). “Scott, Elizabeth L.” In Wiley StatsRef:Statistics Reference Online. Davidian, M., Everitt, B., Kenett, RS., Longford, NT., Molenberghs, G., Piegorsch, WW., and Ruggeri, F.,  Chichester: John Wiley & Sons. doi: 10.1002/9781118445112.stat01381.pub2. 5 pp, 2018.

Golbeck AL, Barr TH, and Rose CA. (invited paper). Report on 2016-2017 Academic Recruitment, Hiring, and Attrition. Notices of the AMS 64(11):1431-1435, 2018.

Haynes, Tiffany

Haynes, T., Turner, J., Smith, J., Curran, G., Bryant-Moore, K., Ounpraseuth, S. T., … & Yeary, K. H. C. K. (2018). Reducing depressive symptoms through behavioral activation in churches: A Hybrid-2 randomized effectiveness-implementation design. Contemporary clinical trials64, 22-29.

Cheney, A. M., Haynes, T. F., Olson, M., Cottoms, N., Bryant, K., Reaves, C. M., … & Sullivan, G. (2018). Using Deliberative and Qualitative Methods to Mobilize Community Around the Mental Health Needs of Rural African Americans. Health Systems & Reform4(1), 8-18.

Bryant‐Moore, K., Haynes, T., Kuo, D. Z., Stewart, M. K., Yeary, K. H. C. K., Smith, J., … & Hudson, B. (2018). Lessons learned from using an audience response system in a community setting for research data collection. Public Health Nursing.

Bryant, K. Haynes, T. Hayman, K. (2018) Partnering with the Faith Community to Address Health Disparities, The FAITH Network. Arkansas Public Health Association 70th Annual Meeting and Expo,  Little Rock, AR.

Haynes, T., Zaller, N. (2018) Opioid Epidemic in Arkansas  Arkansas FAITH Network. Arkansas Psychological Association (ArPA) Fall Conference. Little Rock, AR.

Haynes, T., Turner, J., Smith, J., Rockenbach, J. (2018) Impact of Faith-Based Collaborations on Health Outcomes. Arkansas Public Health Association 70th Annual Meeting and Expo, Little Rock, AR.

Haynes, T.F., Bryant-Moore, K., Hayman, K. (2017) Understanding Faith Leaders’ Perspectives to Build an Infrastructure for Faith-Based Research. American Public Health Association. Atlanta, GA

Bryant-Moore, K., Haynes, T., Hayman, K. Exploration of  Faith Leader’s Perspectives on Health to Build an Infrastructure for Faith Based Research to  Eliminate Health Disparities. Impacting Global Health through Nursing Research Conference  (2018). Bossier City, LA.

Hsu, Ping-ching

Hsu PC, Kadlubar S, Acheampong D, Rogers LJ, Runnells G, McElfish PA and Schootman M. and Su LS. “Modifications of genome-wide DNA methylation profiles by county poverty levels in women residing in Arkansas.” Poster presentation at the 11th AACR Conference on The Science of Cancer Health Disparities in Racial/Ethnic Minorities and the Medically Underserved, New Orleans, Louisiana. November, 2018.

Huff A, Cottoms N, Hale R, Donald K, Hsu PC, Kulik M, Bryant-Moore K, Su LS, Spencer N, Ruffin C, Ivy Y, and Fagan P. “Leveraging Resources through the Translational Research Institute to Engage Communities in Tobacco Related Health Disparities Research.” Poster presentation at the 11th AACR Conference on The Science of Cancer Health Disparities in Racial/Ethnic Minorities and the Medically Underserved, New Orleans, Louisiana. November, 2018.

Ping-Ching Hsu, Min-Ae Song, Kenneth Riedl, Morgan Cichon, Quentin A. Nickerson, Brittney L. Keller-Hamilton, Amy K. Ferketich, Peter G. Shields. “Understanding Adolescent Exposures of Tobacco Products by Urine Metabolomics.” Poster presented at the 14th International Conference of the Metabolomics Society, Seattle, WA. June, 2018.

Jonathan Mosley, Abbas Bandukwala, Dan Bearden, Richard Beger, Bianca Bethan, Clary Clish, Surendara Dasari, Leslie Derr, Warwick Dunn, Annie Evans, Steve Fischer, Thomas Flynn, Thomas Hartung, David Herrington, Rick Higashi, Ping-Ching Hsu, Christina Jones, Maureen Kachman, Helen Karuso, Gary Kruppa, Katrice Lippa, Padma Maruvada, Ioanna Ntai, Claire O’Donovan, Mary Playdon, Dan Raftery, Daniel Shaughnessy, Amanda Souza, Tim Spaeder, Barbara Spalholz, Fariba Tayyari, Baljit Ubhi, Mukesh Verma, Tilmann Walk, Ian Wilson, Keren Witkin, Krista Zanetti. “mQACC:  A community-led effort to strengthen quality assurance (QA) and quality control (QC) practices in metabolomics research and reporting.” Poster presented at the 14th International Conference of the Metabolomics Society, Seattle, WA. June, 2018.

Daniel A. Acheampong, Susan A. Kadlubar, Issam Makhoul, Ping-Ching Hsu. “Genome-wide DNA methylation analysis reveals aberrant epigenetic age and glucocorticoid related genes in blood of breast cancer patients.” Poster presented at the 15th Annual MCBIOS Conference, Starkville, Mississippi. March, 2018.

Huang, En 

Moon S. H. and Huang E. 2018. Lipopeptide paenipeptin analogues potentiate clarithromycin and rifampicin against carbapenem-resistant pathogens. Antimicrobial agents and Chemotherapy. 62: e00329-18

Karim, Saleema

Asbridge, M., Tallon, J., Karim, S. A., Kureshi, N., Erdogan, M., & Green, R.  (2018).  A retrospective analysis of alcohol testing in trauma team activation patients at a Canadian tertiary trauma centre.  BMJ Open, 8(11), e024190.

Greer, J., Reif, R.*, Karim, S., Beck, W. C., Bhavaraju, A., Davis, B., Taylor, J. R., & Sexton, K.  (2018).  Is it safe to fly penetrating trauma in a rural state?  Journal of Surgical Research, 235, 16-21.

Duke, J., Porter, A., Karim, S., Sexton, K., & Smeds, M.  (2018).  Effects of the Affordable Care Act on Vascular Patient Amputation Rates in Arkansas.  Annals of Vascular Surgery, 54, 48-53.

Wolfe, J. D., Gardner, J. R., Beck, W. C., Taylor, JR., Bhavaraju, A., Davis, B., Kimbrough, M. K., Robertson, R. D., Karim, S. A., & Sexton, K. W.  (2018).  Morning report decreases length of stay in trauma patients.  Trauma Surgery & Acute Care Open, 3(1), e000185.

Gardner, J., Austin, P., Karim, S., Bhavaraju, A., Davis, B., Kimbrough, M. K., Beck, W., Taylor, J., & Sexton, K. W.  (2018).  Defining severe traumatic brain injury readmission rates and reasons in a rural state.  Trauma Surgery & Acute Care Open, 3(1), e000186.

Karim S. A., Pink G. H., Reiter K. L., Holmes G. M., Jones, C. B., & Woodard, E. K.  (2018). The effect of the Magnet Recognition signal on hospital financial performance.  Journal of Healthcare Management, 63(6), e131 – e146.

Ellis, S. D., Karim, S. A., Vukas, R. R., Marx, D.* & Uddin, J.*  (2018).  Four needles in a haystack:  A systematic review assessing quality of health care in specialty practice by practice type.  INQUIRY, 55:  1 – 13.

Cody, J. C., Al-Muhawas, F., Allsopp, T., Cox, M. D., Karim, S., & Dornhoffer, J. L.  (2018).  An evaluation of intraoperative testing during cochlear implantation from a time and cost perspective:  A single-center experience in the United States.  Otology & Neurotology. 39 (7):  842 – 846.

Porter, A., Karim, S., Bowman, S., Recicar, J., Bledsoe, GH., & Maxson, RT.  (2018).  Impact of a Statewide Trauma System on the Triage, Transfer, and Inpatient Mortality of Injured Patients.  Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery, 84 (5):  771 – 779, May, 2018.

Karim S. A., Pink G. H., Reiter K. L., Holmes G. M., Jones, C. B., & Woodard, E. K.  (2018).  The effect of the Magnet Recognition signal on hospital reimbursement and market share.  Nursing Economic$, 36 (3):  110 – 120.

Chen, H., Nevola, A.*, Bird, T. M., Karim, S. A., Morris, M. E., Wan, F. & Tilford, J. M. (2018).  Understanding factors associated with readmission disparities among Delta region, Delta state, and other hospitals.  The American Journal of Managed Care, 24 (5): e150 – e156.

Karim, S., Tilford, J. M., Nevola, A.*, Morris, M., Pradhan, R., & Chen, H.  Variation in Hospital Penalties Under the Hospital Readmission Reduction Program.  Presented at AcademyHealth Annual Research Meeting 2018, Seattle, Washington.

Karim, S., Chen, H., Nevola, A.*, Morris, M., Pradhan, M., Dayama, N.*, Tilford, J. M., & Wei, F.  Financial Performance of Hospitals in the Appalachian Region Under the Hospital Readmission Reduction Program and Hospital Value-Based Purchasing Program.  Presented at AcademyHealth Annual Research Meeting 2018, Seattle, Washington.

Dayama, N.*, Pradhan, R., Felix, H., Morris, M., Karim, S., & Wan, F.  Health Information Technology Adoption in Nursing Homes and Its Impact on Performance.  Presented at AcademyHealth Annual Research Meeting 2018, Seattle, Washington.

Chen, H., Nevola, A.*, Wan, F., Tilford, J. M., Karim, S., Morris, M., & Pradhan, R.  Rethinking the Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program:  Evaluation of Hospitals in the US-Mexico Border Region and Mississippi Delta Region.  Presented at AcademyHealth Annual Research Meeting 2018, Seattle, Washington.

Porter, A., Karim, S., Tilford, J. M., & Balamurugan, A.  Analyzing the Impact of the ACA and Private Option on Chronic Disease-Related Admissions.  Presented at AcademyHealth Annual Research Meeting 2018, Seattle, Washington.

Psek, W. & Karim, S. A. Let’s DISCUSS!  Developing Interview Skills and Confidence Using Simulated Situations.  Presented at 2018 AUPHA Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Page, J. C., Al-Muhawas, F., Allsopp, T., Cox, M. D., Karim, S., & Dornhoffer, J. L.  An evaluation of intraoperative testing during cochlear implantation from a time and cost perspective.  Presented at Combined Otolaryngology Spring Meetings 2018, National Harbor, Maryland.

Green, R., Erdogan, M., Kureshi, N., Karim, S., & Tallon, J.  Alcohol testing in trauma team activation patients at a Canadian tertiary trauma centre.  Presented at Trauma 2018 Annual Scientific Meeting & Conference, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

Duke, J., Porter, A., Karim, S., Sexton, K. W., & Smeds, M. R.  Effect of the Affordable Care Act on Vascular Patient Amputation Rates in Arkansas.  Presented at 2018 Vascular & Endovascular Surgery Society Annual Meeting, Vail, Colorado.

Kennon-McGill, Stefanie

Kennon-McGill S, McGill MR., EXTRAHEPATIC TOXICITY OF ACETAMINOPHEN: CRITICAL EVALUATION OF THE EVIDENCE AND PROPOSED MECHANISMS, ​ J Clin Transl Res. 2018 Jan 15

Marrus N, Kennon-McGill S, Harris B, Zhang Y, Glowinski AL, Constantino JN., Use of a Video Scoring Anchor for Rapid Serial Assessment of Social Communication in Toddlers., J Vis Exp. 2018 Mar 14

Lutkewitte AJ, Schweitzer GG, Kennon-McGill S, Clemens MM, James LP, Jaeschke H, Finck BN, McGill MR., Lipin deactivation after acetaminophen overdose causes phosphatidic acid accumulation in liver and plasma in mice and humans and enhances liver regeneration., Food Chem Toxicol. 2018 May

Clemens MM, Kennon-McGill S, Apte U, Finck BN, McGill MR. Phosphatidic acid acts on GSK3β and β-catenin to promote liver regeneration after acetaminophen induced toxicity. October, 2018. South Central Chapter of the Society of Toxicology Annual Meeting, Starksville, MS.

Clemens MM, Kennon-McGill S, Apte U, Finck BN, McGill MR. Phosphatidic acid promotes liver regeneration after acetaminophen overdose through GSK3β and β-catenin. October, 2018. Southwest Chapter of the American Chemical Society Annual Meeting, Little Rock, AR.

McGill MR, Lutkewitte AJ, Schweitzer GG, Kennon-McGill S, James LP, Jaeschke H, Finck BN. Phosphatidic acid accumulates due to lipin suppression after acetaminophen overdose in mice and humans and is important for liver regeneration. March, 2018. Society of Toxicology Annual Meeting, San Antonio, TX.

Koturbash, Igor

Ewing LE, Miousse IR, Pathak R, Skinner CM, Kosanke S, Boerma M, Hauer-Jensen M, Koturbash I. NZO/HlLtJ as a novel model for the studies on the role of metabolic syndrome in acute radiation toxicity. Int J Radiat Biol. 2018 Dec 18:1-21. doi: 10.1080/09553002.2018.1547437. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 30561233. [PubMed]

Skinner CM, Miousse IR, Ewing L, Sridharan V, Cao M, Kosanke S, Lin H, Williams DK, Avula B, Haider S, Chittiboyina A, Khan I, ElSohly M, Boerma M, Gurley BJ, Koturbash I. Impact of obesity on the toxicity of a multi-ingredient dietary supplement, OxyELITE ProTM (New Formula), using the novel NZO/HILtJ obese mouse model: Physiological and mechanistic assessments. Food Chem Toxicol 2018 Sep 30. pii: S0278-6915(18)30711-7. PMCID: PMC6219625. [PubMed]

Miousse IR, Tobacyk J, Quick CM, Jamshidi-Parsian A, Skinner CM, Kore R, Melnyk SB, Kutanzi KR, Xia F, Griffin RJ, Koturbash I. Modulation of Dietary Methionine Intake Elicits Potent, yet Distinct, Anticancer Effects on Primary Versus Metastatic Tumors. Carcinogenesis 2018 Sep 21;39(9):1117-1126. doi: 10.1093/carcin/bgy085. PubMed PMID: 29939201; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6148987. [PubMed]

Koturbash I. 2017 Michael Fry Award Lecture. When DNA is Actually Not a Target: Radiation Epigenetics as a Tool to Understand and Control Cellular Response to Ionizing Radiation. Radiat Res. 2018 Jul;190(1):5-11. doi: 10.1667/RR15027.1. PubMed PMID: 29697303. PMCID: PMC6036898. [PubMed]

Miousse IR, Ewing LE, Kutanzi KR, Griffin RJ, Koturbash I. DNA Methylation in Radiation-Induced Carcinogenesis: Experimental Evidence and Clinical Perspectives. Crit Rev Oncog. 2018;23(1-2):1-11. doi: 10.1615/CritRevOncog.2018025687. PubMed PMID: 29953365. [PubMed]

Herceg Z, Ghantous A, Wild CP, Sklias A, Casati L, Duthie SJ, Fry R, Issa J-P, Kellermayer R, Koturbash I, Kondo Y, Lepeule J, Lima SCS, Marsit CJ, Rakyan V, Saffery R, Taylor JA, Teschendorff AE, Ushijima T, Vineis P, Walker CL, Waterland RA, Wiemels J, Ambatipudi S, Degli Esposti D, Hernandez-Vargas H. (2018) Roadmap for investigating epigenetic deregulation and environmental origins of cancer*. Int J Cancer 142(5):874-882. PMID: 28836271. [PubMed] * – highlighted in IARC News

Ewing LE, Skinner CM, ElSohly MA, Gurley BJ, Koturbash I. Hepatotoxicity of cannabidiol in the mouse model.* South Central Chapter of Society of Toxicology Annual Meeting, 2018 (Starkville, MS). Award for the best student poster presentation (3rd place)

Skinner CM, Miousse IR, Ewing LE, Boerma M, Gurley BJ, Koturbash I. Integrative approach for the safety assessment of dietary supplements: OxyELITE-ProTM as a test case. South Central Chapter of Society of Toxicology Annual Meeting, 2018 (Starkville, MS).

Koturbash I, Miousse IR, Ewing LE, Skinner CM, Pathak R, Garg S, Griffin R, Hauer-Jensen M. Methionine: from DNA methylation to modulation of normal and cancerous tissue toxicity. Radiation Research Society 64th Annual Meeting, 2018 (Chicago, IL).

Ewing LE, Lumen A, Miousse IR, Skinner CM, Pathak R, Hauer-Jensen M, Koturbash I. Computational modelling of altered methionine absorption after ionizing radiation exposure. Radiation Research Society 64th Annual Meeting, 2018 (Chicago, IL).

Miousse I, Quick C, Jamshidi-Parsian A, Skinner C, Kore R, Kutanzi K, Griffin R, Koturbash I. Modulation of dietary methionine intake elicits potent, yet distinct, anticancer effects on primary versus metastatic tumors. National IDeA Symposium of Biomedical Research Excellence (NISBRE), 2018 (Washington, DC).

Ewing LE, Miousse IR, Pathak R, Garg S, Skinner CM, Melnyk S, Hendrickson H, Landes R, Tackett AJ, Lumen A, Hauer-Jensen M, Koturbash I. The Effects of Obesity on Intestinal Health after Radiation Exposure.* Conference on Normal Tissue Radiation Effects and Countermeasures (CONTREC), 2018 (Winthrop Rockefeller Institute, Petit Jean Mountain, Morrilton, AR).*- Selected for platform presentation

Miousse IR, Ewing LE, Pathak R, Garg S, Skinner CM, Melnyk S, Pavliv O, Hendrickson H, Landes R, Tackett AJ, Lumen A, Deutz NEP, Hauer-Jensen M, Koturbash I. Dietary methionine modulates the gastrointestinal response to radiation.* Conference on Normal Tissue Radiation Effects and Countermeasures (CONTREC), 2018 (Winthrop Rockefeller Institute, Petit Jean Mountain, Morrilton, AR).*- Selected for platform presentation

Ewing LE, Lumen A, Miousse IR, Pathak R, Garg S, Skinner CM, Melnyk S, Hendrickson H, Landes R, Tackett AJ, Hauer-Jensen M, Koturbash I. Physiologically-Based Pharmacokinetic (PBPK) Modeling of Methionine: A Study of Dose-Response Effects of Methionine Adequate and Supplemented Diet.* Society of Toxicology 57th Annual Meeting, 2018 (San Antonio, TX).– Pery J. Gehring Student Award Recipient

Skinner CM, Miousse IR, Lin H, Ewing LE, Kosanke SD, Williams DK, Avula B, Khan I, ElSohly MA, Gurley BJ, Koturbash I. Safety assessment of the dietary supplement OxyELITE Pro™ (New Formula) in inbred and outbred mouse strains. Society of Toxicology 57th Annual Meeting, 2018 (San Antonio, TX).

Miousse IR, Tobacyk J, Quick CM, Jamshidi-Parsian A, Skinner CM, Kore R, Pavliv O, Melnyk S, Kutanzi KR, Griffin RJ, Koturbash I. Local radiotherapy potentiates the anticancer effects of methionine deficiency by targeting one-carbon metabolism and Mat2 down-regulation. American Association for Cancer Research/Radiation Research Society Joint Workshop “Targeting cancer metabolism to improve radiotherapy”, 2018 (Big Sky, MT).

Koturbash, I. Assessment of green tea extract hepatotoxicity in a mouse model. Invited Speaker at the 17th Annual International Conference on the Science of Botanicals (ICSB), 2018 (Oxford, MS).

Koturbash, I. A preclinical safety assessment of the dietary supplement OxyElite Pro (new formula) using various mouse strains. Invited Speaker at the 17th Annual International Conference on the Science of Botanicals (ICSB), 2018 (Oxford, MS).

Koturbash, I. Do you have the guts to travel to Mars? Understanding gastrointestinal effects of space-like radiation. Invited Speaker at the Conference on Normal Tissue Radiation Effects and Countermeasures (CONTREC), 2018 (Winthrop Rockefeller Institute, Petit Jean Mountain, Morrilton, AR).

Kulik, Margarete

Kulik MC, Lisha, NE, Glantz SA. E-cigarette use is associated with lower odds of having stopped smoking: A cross-sectional study of 28 European Union countries. Am J Prev Med. 2018 Apr;54(4):603-609. doi: 10.1016/j.amepre.2017.12.017. Epub 2018 Feb 12.

Anna Huff Davis, Naomi Cottoms, Rachel Hale, Katherine Donald, Ping Ching Hsu, Margarete Kulik, Keneshia Bryant-Moore, Joseph Su, Nicola Spencer, Candace Rufn, Yana Ivy, Pebbles Fagan. Leveraging Resources through the Translational Research Institute to Engage Communities in Tobacco Related Health Disparities Research. Poster at the AARC Conference (American Association for Cancer Research Conference on the Science of Cancer Health Disparities in Racial/Ethnic Minorities and the Medically Underserved), New Orleans, LA, USA, November 2018

Landes, Reid

Landes RD, Lensing SY, Hauer-Jensen M. Interval estimators of relative potency in toxicology and radiation countermeasure studies: comparing methods and experimental designs. Journal of Biopharmaceutical Statistics. 2018 Oct. doi: 10.1080/10543406.2018.1535500.

Dennis RA, Long DE, Landes RD, Padala KP, Padala PR, Wise JN, Peterson CA, Sullivan DH, Garner KK. Tutorial for using SliceOMatic to calculate thigh area and composition from computed tomography images from older adults. PLoS ONE. 2018 Oct; 13(10): e0204529. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0204529.

Landes RD, Tang J-L. Invited. Some t-tests for N-of-1 trials with serial correlation. Meeting of the Central Arkansas Chapter of the American Statistical Association. Little Rock, AR, 11/2018

Landes RD. “Investigating the use of Bevacizumab in breast cancer patients.” Central Arkansas Christian High School statistics class; North Little Rock, AR. 10/2018.

Landes RD. “Efficient design and sample size for radiation experiments comparing LD50” Seminar at Armed Forces Radiobiology Research Institute; Bethesda, MD. 08/2018.

Tang J-L, Landes RD, Holbrook A, Mennemeier MS, Floyd JT. “Some t-tests for N-of-1 trials with serial correlation.” Joint Statistical Meetings. Vancouver, BC. 07/2018.

Landes RD, Tang J-L, Mennemeier MS, Floyd JT, Holbrook A. “Some t-tests for N-of-1 trials with serial correlation: corrections for trials with few observations.” Joint Statistical Meetings. Vancouver, BC. 07/2018.

Marshall, S. Alexandra

Marshall, S.A., Allison, M.K.*, Stewart, M.K., Thompson, N.* & Archie, D. (2018). Highest priority health and health care concerns of transgender and gender nonbinary individuals in a southern state. Transgender Health, 3 (1). Retrieved from https://www.liebertpub.com/doi/10.1089/trgh.2018.0003

Marshall, S.A. , Knight, B., Devine, M. + , Coker, C. & Stowe, Z.. (2018). Bullying Among Pregnant Teens: A Pilot Study. Journal of Adolescent and Family Health, 9 (1), Article 12 . Retrieved from https://scholar.utc.edu/jafh/vol9/iss1/12/

Morris, D., Marshall, S.A., & Demers, D. (2018). Exercise Predictors of Self-Reported Sexual Performance Among Healthy Adults. International Journal of Health Sciences, 6 (1), 1-16. doi: 10.15640/ijhs.v6n1a1

Montgomery, B.E.E., Marshall, S.A., Sanders, S.*, Cline, M. + , Snowden M. + & Phillips, M.M. (2018). Barriers and Facilitators to Sexual Health Promotion among Survivors of Violence: A Mixed Methods Study. American Journal of Sexuality Education . Retrieved from https://doi.org/10.1080/15546128.2017.1410870v

McGill, Mitchell

McGill MR, Jaeschke H. (2018) Biomarkers of drug-induced liver injury: progress and utility in research, medicine, and regulation. Expert Rev Mol Diagn. 18, 797-807.

McGill MR. (2018) The problem with predictive values: are we using the right metrics for preclinical prediction of drug hepatotoxicity? Toxicol Sci. 165, 3-4.

Lutkewitte AJ, Schweitzer GG, Kennon-McGill S, Clemens MM, James LP, Jaeschke H, Finck BN, McGill MR. (2018) Lipin deactivation after acetaminophen overdose causes phosphatidic acid accumulation in liver and plasma in mice and humans and enhances liver regeneration. Food Chem Toxicol. 115, 273-283.

McGreal SR, Bhushan B, Walesky C, McGill MR, Lebofsky M, Kandel SE, Winefield RD, Jaeschke H, Zachara NE, Zhang Z, Tan EP, Slawson C, Apte U. (2018) Modulation of O-GlcNAc levels in the liver impacts acetaminophen-induced liver injury by affecting protein adduct formation and glutathione synthesis. Toxicol Sci. 162, 599-610.

Kennon-McGill S, McGill MR. (2018) Extrahepatic toxicity of acetaminophen: critical evaluation of the evidence and proposed mechanisms. J Clin Transl Res. 3, 5.

McGill MR, Gronowski AM. (2018) Increased C-reactive protein in healthy controls. Clin Chem. 64, 242-243.

Clemens MM, Kennon-McGill S, Apte U, Finck BN, McGill MR. Phosphatidic acid acts on GSK3β and β-catenin to promote liver regeneration after acetaminophen induced toxicity. October, 2018. South Central Chapter of the Society of Toxicology Annual Meeting, Starksville, MS.

Clemens MM, Kennon-McGill S, Apte U, Finck BN, McGill MR. Phosphatidic acid promotes liver regeneration after acetaminophen overdose through GSK3β and β-catenin. October, 2018. Southwest Chapter of the American Chemical Society Annual Meeting, Little Rock, AR.

Szymanski JJ, McGill MR, Jackups R Jr. Serum folate utility and utilization in a large healthcare system. June, 2018. Academy of Clinical Laboratory Physicians and Scientists Annual Meeting, Houston, TX.

McGill MR, Lutkewitte AJ, Schweitzer GG, Kennon-McGill S, James LP, Jaeschke H, Finck BN. Phosphatidic acid accumulates due to lipin suppression after acetaminophen overdose in mice and humans and is important for liver regeneration. March, 2018. Society of Toxicology Annual Meeting, San Antonio, TX.

Montgomery, Brooke 

Montgomery, B.E.E., Marshall, S.A., Sanders, S.E., Phillips, M., Cline, M., Snowden, M. (2018) Stakeholder Identification of Barriers and Facilitators to Sexual Health Education for Female Survivors of Violence: A Mixed Methods Study. American Journal of Sexuality Education. 13(1), 18-39, DOI: 10.1080/15546128.2017.1410870

Montgomery, B.E.E., Jones, A., Sanders, S.E., McGraw, A., Williams, B., Stewart, K.E., Ounpraseuth, S. (2018) Adaptation and Pilot Testing of a Sexual Health Intervention for Female Survivors of Violence. American Journal of Sexuality Education. 13(1), 40-64, DOI: 10.1080/15546128.2017.1410871

Montgomery, B.E.E., Frew, P., Hughes, J., Wang, J., Adimora, A; Haley, D., Kuo, I., Jennings, L, El-Bassell, N., Hodder, S., on behalf of the HIV Prevention Trials Network (HPTN) 064 Study Team (2018). HIV-Risk Characteristics Associated with Violence Against Women: A Longitudinal Study Among Women in the United States. Journal of Women’s Health. 27(11):1317-1326. PMID: 29905502

Montgomery, B.E.E. (2018) Human Rights: The Violence Against Women Act Reauthorization Is Due. American Journal of Public Health 108 (11), 1490-1492.

Porter, A., Montgomery, C.O., Montgomery, B.E.E., Eastin, C., Boyette, J., Snead, G (2018). Intimate Partner Violence-Related Fractures in the United States: an 8 Year Review. Journal of Family Violence. Epub ahead of print

Amico, K.R., Ramirez, C., Caplan, M.R., Montgomery, B.E.E., Stewart J., Hodder S., Swaminathan S., Darden- Tabb N., Young A., McCauley M.B., Mayer K., Wilkin T., Landovitz R.J., Gulick R., Adimora A.A., on behalf of HPTN 069/A5305 study team and HPTN Women at Risk Group. (accepted) Perspectives of US Women participating in a candidate PrEP study: Adherence, Acceptability and Future Use Intentions. Journal of the International AIDS Society.Please excuse brevity, sent from a mobile device.

Nembhard, Wendy

NEMBHARD WN, Tang X, Li J, MacLeod S, Levy J, Schaefer GB, Hobbs CA and the National Birth Defects Prevention Study. (2018) Do Paternal Genetic Variants Increase Risk of Conotruncal Heart Defects in their Children? A Parent-Of-Origin Analysis Am J Med Gen 2018 Feb 5. doi: 10.1002/ajmg.a.38611. [Epub ahead of print] [PMID: 29399948]

Oladele CR, Sharma S, Yang J, Pathak EB, Himmelgreen D, Dagne G, NEMBHARD W, Mason T. (2018) Food and Nutrient Intakes of Jamaican Immigrants in Florida. Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health. doi: 1007/s10903-018-0770-1 [Epub ahead of print] [PMID: 29951775]

Tang X, Eberhart JK, Cleves MA, Jingyun L, MacLeod S, NEMBHARD WN, and Hobbs CA. (2018) PDGFRA gene, maternal binge drinking and obstructive heart defects. Nature: Science Reports 2018 Jul 23;8(1):11083. doi: 10.1038/s41598-018-29160-9 [PMID: 30038270]

Lee HS, Dickinson J, Tan J, NEMBHARD WN, and Bower C. (2018) Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia: Impact of contemporary management strategies on perinatal outcomes. Pren Diagnosis 2018 Oct 22. doi: 10.1002/pd.5376. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 30346634

NEMBHARD WN, Tang X, Li J, Hu Z, MacLeod SL, Stowe ZN, Webber D, and the National Birth Defects Prevention Study. Maternal and Infant Genetic Variants in Folate, Homocysteine and Trans-sulfuration Pathways, Folic Acid Supplementation and Risk of Congenital Heart Defects among Women takin Prenatal Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors during Pregnancy. Birth Defects Res, Part A; 110(Suppl):753-767; 2018, Page 763

NEMBHARD WN, Luo C, Leonard H, Bourke J and Bower C.  Intellectual Disability in Children with Congenital Heart Defects in Western Australia. International Journal of Population Data Science Vol 3 No 4 (2018) Conference Proceedings https://doi.org/10.23889/ijpds.v3i4.822

Lee HS, Dickinson J, Tan J, NEMBHARD WN, and Bower C. (2018) Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia: Impact of contemporary management strategies on perinatal outcomes. 22nd International Conference on Prenatal Diagnosis and Therapy. Antwerp, Belgium, July 8-11.

NEMBHARD WN, Tang X, Hu Z, MacLeod SL, Stowe ZN, Webber D and the National Birth Defects Prevention Study.  (2018) Maternal and Infant Genetic Polymorphisms in Folate, Homocysteine and Trans-sulfuration Pathways, Folic Acid Supplementation and Risk of Congenital Heart Defects among Women with Prenatal Exposure to Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors. Platform presentation (short talk) at the Folic Acid, Vitamin B12, and One-Carbon Metabolism FASEB Conference. Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, August 2.

Choi G, Stingone J, Desrosiers T, Olshan A, NEMBHARD W, Shaw G, Pruitt S, Romitti P, Yazdy M, Browne M, Langlois P, and Luben T. (2018) “Maternal exposure to outdoor air pollution and congenital limb deficiencies in National Birth Defects Prevention Study” Presented at the Joint Meeting of the International Society of Exposure Science and the International Society for Environmental Epidemiology (ISES-ISEE), Ottawa, Canada, August 26-30.

NEMBHARD WN, Luo C, Leonard H, Bourke J, and Bower C. Intellectual Disability in Children with Congenital Heart Defects in Western Australia. (2018) Presented at the 2018 International Population Data Linkage Conference, Banff, Alberta, Canada, September 12-14, 2018.

NEMBHARD WN, McElfish PA, Britni Ayers, PhD; R. Thomas Collins, MD; Nader Z. Rabie, MD; Yuri A. Zarate, MD; Xiaoyi Shan, PhD; Ruiqi Cen, MPH; and James A. Robbins, PhD (2018). Prevalence of Birth Defects among Immigrants from the Marshall Islands: A Controversy Revisited? Poster presentation at the Annual Meeting of the International Clearinghouse for Birth Defects Surveillance and Research. Prague, Czech Republic. September 30-October 3.

NEMBHARD WN, Tang X, Hu Z, MacLeod SL, Stowe ZN, Webber D and the National Birth Defects Prevention Study.  (2018) Maternal and Infant Genetic Polymorphisms in Folate, Homocysteine and Trans-sulfuration Pathways, Folic Acid Supplementation and Risk of Congenital Heart Defects among Women with Prenatal Exposure to Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors. Poster presentation at the Folic Acid, Vitamin B12, and One-Carbon Metabolism FASEB Conference. Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, August 1. (poster #75)

NEMBHARD WN, Tang X, Li J, MacLeod SL, Levy J, Schaefer GB and Hobbs CA and the National Birth Defects Study. (2018) Parent of Origin Effects for Common Variants in Folate, Homocysteine and Transsulfuration Pathways and Risk of Obstructive Heart Defects in a Large Population-Based Study. Poster presentation at the National Birth Defects Prevention Network & Annual Meeting of the National Birth Defects Prevention Study Atlanta, GA. March 11-13

NEMBHARD WN, McElfish PA, Shan X, Chang D, Collins RT, Rabie NZ and Robbins JM (2018). Prevalence of Birth Defects among Immigrants from the Marshall Islands. Poster presentation at the National Birth Defects Prevention Network Meeting. Atlanta, GA. March 11-13

Heinke D, Nestoridi E, Hernandez-Diaz S, Williams PL, Rich-Edwards JW, Lin AE, Van Bennekom CM, Mitchell AA, NEMBHARD WN, Fretts R, Roberts DJ, Duke W, Carmichael SL, Yazdy MM. (2018) Risk of Stillbirth among Fetuses with Non-syndromic major Birth Defects: A population-based study incorporating estimates of the impact of competing events.  Platform presentation at the National Birth Defects Prevention Network & Annual Meeting of the National Birth Defects Prevention Study. Atlanta, GA. March 11-13

Rabie NZ, Sandlin AT, Ounpraseuth S, NEMBHARD WN, Lowery C, San Miguel K, and Magann EF. Teleultrasound: A Validation Study. (2018) Annual Meeting of the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM), New York City, New York. March 24-28

Schraw JM, Desrosiers TA, NEMBHARD WN, Copeland G, Meyer RE, Brown AL, Chambers TM, Danysh HE, Sisoudiya S, Luo C, Mian A, Scheurer ME, Plon SE, and Lupo PJ.  (2018) #LB-161/4: A population-based assessment of cancer risk among children with non-chromosomal birth defects in 10 million live births. Presented at the American Association for Cancer Research Annual Meeting Chicago, Illinois, April 14-18, 2018

NEMBHARD WN, Tang X, Li J, MacLeod SL, Levy J, Schaefer GB and Hobbs CA and the National Birth Defects Study. (2018) Parent of Origin Effects for Common Variants in Folate, Homocysteine and Transsulfuration Pathways and Risk of Obstructive Heart Defects in a Large Population-Based Study. Poster presentation at the Society for Epidemiologic Research Annual Meeting. Baltimore, MD. June 19-21.

NEMBHARD WN, Tang X, Hu Z, MacLeod SL, Stowe ZN, Webber D and the National Birth Defects Prevention Study.  (2018) Maternal and Infant Genetic Variants in Folate, Homocysteine and Trans-sulfuration Pathways, Folic Acid Supplementation and Risk of Congenital Heart Defects among Women Taking Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors During Pregnancy. Platform presentation at the Annual Meeting of the Teratology Society. Clearwater, FL, June 25.

NEMBHARD, WN. “Health Disparities in Congenial Heart Defects” 5th Summit on Transparency and Public Reporting of Pediatric and Congenital Heart Disease Outcomes, Pediatric Congenital Heart Association, Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, March 10

Orloff, Mohammed 

Apopa PL, Alley L, Penney RB, Arnaoutakis K, Steliga MA, Jeffus S, Bircan E, Gopalan B, Jin J, Patumcharoenpol P, Jenjaroenpun P, Wongsurawat T, Shah N, Boysen G, Ussery D, Nookaew I, Fagan P, Bebek G, Orloff MS. PARP1 Is Up-Regulated in Non-small Cell Lung Cancer Tissues in the Presence of the Cyanobacterial Toxin Microcystin. Front Microbiol. 2018 Aug 6;9:1757. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2018.01757. PubMed PMID: 30127774.

Wanchai V, Jin J, Bircan E, Shen T, and Orloff M. Genome-wide tracts of homozygosity and exome analyses reveal repetitive elements with Barret’s esophagus/esophageal adenocarcinoma risk. BMC Bioinformatics, MCBIOS proceedings. (Accepted for publication, 2018 Sept).

NoSQL – Graph DB Hybrid model for Analysis & Knowledge Discovery. Syed S, Syed M, Jing J, Bircan E, Apopa P, Orloff M. Healthcare Data Analytics Association (HDAA) Conference, October 8-11, 2018. Seattle, Washington. (Oral and poster presentation)

Ounpraseuth, Song 

Zozus MN, Young LW, Simon AE, Garza M, Lawrence L, Ounpraseuth ST, et al. Training as an Intervention to Decrease Medical Record Abstraction Errors Multicenter Studies. Stud Health Technol Inform. 2019; in-press. (Accepted Nov. 11, 2018).

Cucciare MA, Ounpraseuth S, Curran GM, Booth BM.  Predictors of Substance Use Disorder and Mental Health Treatment Use Among Rural Adults using Stimulants over Three Years.  Substance Abuse (Accepted August 8, 2018).

Cummings K, Cottrell J, Ounpraseuth S, Stone R, Chaffin DG, Magann EF. The Effect of Hepatitis C on Maternal Bile Acid Level and the Fetal Left Ventricular Tei Index. Marshall Journal of Medicine. (Accepted March 26, 2018).

Chekuri L, Mittal D, Ounpraseuth S. Relationship between stereotypes, prejudice and social distancing in a sample of healthcare providers. The Primary Care Companion. 2018 May 24;20(3). pii: 17m02264. doi:10.4088/PCC.17m02264. PMID: 29873947

Heo S, Moser DK, Lennie TA, Fischer M, Kim J, Walsh MN, Ounpraseuth S. Changes in Heart Failure Symptoms Were Associated with Changes in Health-Related Quality of Life Over 12 Months in Patients with Heart Failure.  The Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing. 2018 Apr 24. doi:10.1097/JCN.0000000000000493. PMID: 29697502

Bryant K, Hayes T, Kuo DZ, Stewart MK, Yeary KH, Smith J, Turner J, Ounpraseuth ST, et al. Lessons Learned from using an Audience Response System in a Community Setting for Research Data Collection. Public Health Nursing. 2018 Mar 22. doi:10.1111/phn.12397. PMID: 29566271.

Cummings KF, Helmich MS, Ounpraseuth ST, Dajani NK, Magann EF. The third stage of labor in the extremely obese parurient.  Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada.  2018 Jul 11. pii: S1701-2163(17)30887-3. doi:10.1016/j.jogc.2017.12.008. PMID: 30007800

Montgomery BE, Stewart K, Jones A, Ounpraseuth S, Williams B, McGraw A.  Adaptation and Pilot Testing of a Sexual Health Intervention for Female of Violence Who Engage in High Risk Sexual Behavior.  American Journal of Sexuality Education. Vol(13), 2018. doi:https://doi.org/10.1080/15546128.2017.1410871.

Haynes T, Yeary K, Turner J, Smith J, Curran G, Bryant-Moore K,Ounpraseuth S, et al. Reducing Depressive Symptoms through Behavioral Activation in Churches: A Hybrid-2 randomized effectiveness-implementation design. Contemporary Clinical Trials. 2018 Jan;64:22-29. doi:10.1016/j.cct.2017.11.010. PMID: 29170075.

Rabie N, Ounpraseuth ST, Hughes DS, Lang P, Wiegel M, Magann EF.  The Association of the Length of the Third Stage of Labor and Blood Loss Following Vaginal Delivery. Southern Medical Journal. 2018 Mar;111(3):178-182. doi:10.14423/SMJ.0000000000000778. PMID:29505656.

Phillips, Martha 

Balamurugan, A., Phillips, M., Selig, J. P., Felix, H., & Ryan, K. (2018). Association between system factors and acute myocardial infarction mortality. Southern Medical Journal, 111(9), 556-564. DOI: 10.14423/SMJ.0000000000000853

Dawson L, Phillips MM, Raczynski JM, Felix HC, Stewart MK, Olson M, Williams DK, Greene PG. Trust and Willingness to Participate in Research – Implications for Enrollment of Hard to Reach Populations. Society of Clinical Research Associates, SOCRA 2018 Annual Conference, New Orleans, Louisiana, September 28-30, 2018.

Montgomery, B.E.E., Marshall, S.A., Sanders, S.*, Cline, M. + , Snowden M. + & Phillips, M.M. (2018). Barriers and Facilitators to Sexual Health Promotion among Survivors of Violence: A Mixed Methods Study. American Journal of Sexuality Education . Retrieved from https://doi.org/10.1080/15546128.2017.1410870v

Porter, Austin

Porter, A., Karim, S., Bowman, S., Recicar, J., Bledsoe, GH., Maxson, RT. (2018). Impact of a Statewide Trauma System on the Triage, Transfer, and Inpatient Mortality of Injured Patients. Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. Volume 84, Issue 5, May 2018, pp.771-779.

Montgomery, CO., Porter, A., Parks, C., Sachleben, B., Blasier, RD., Rabenhorst, B. (2018). Football-Related Pediatric Extremity Fractures and Dislocations: Size Matters. Orthopedics. Volume 41, Issue 4, pp. 216-221. Blue Ribbon Award

Gardner, J., Sexton, K. W., Taylor, J., Beck, W., Kimbrough, M. K., Davis, B., Bhavaraju, A., Karim, S., Porter, A. (2018). Defining Severe Traumatic Brain Injury Readmission Rates and Reasons in a Rural State. Trauma Surgery & Acute Care open, 3(1), e000186.

Prewitt, Elaine

Heo, S., McSweeney, J., Prewitt, T.E., Lee, J.Y., Moser, D.K., Shaw-Devine, A., Fier, A., Kim, J., Yeary, K.H.K. (2019). A tailored dietary sodium intervention Using technology and psychosocial support: A pilot study. J Cardiovasc Nurs. Advance, 34(2), 137-140.

Yeary KH, Moore P, Gauss CH, Cornell C, Prewitt TE, Shakya S, Turner J, Scarbrough C, Porter G, Estabrooks P (2018) Reach and adoption of a randomized weight loss maintenance trial in rural African Americans of faith: The WORD (Wholeness, Oneness, Righteousness, Deliverance). American Journal of Health Promotion Oct 11:890117118805065. doi: 10.1177/0890117118805065. [Epub ahead of print]

Raczynski, James

Dawson L, Phillips MM, Raczynski JM, Felix HC, Stewart MK, Olson M, Williams DK, Greene PG. Trust and Willingness to Participate in Research – Implications for Enrollment of Hard to Reach Populations. Society of Clinical Research Associates, SOCRA 2018 Annual Conference, New Orleans, Louisiana, September 28-30, 2018.

Rezaeiahari, Mandana

Dehghanimohammadabadi, M., Rezaeiahari, M., “Outpatient Clinic Appointment Scheduling using A Multi- objective Simulation-Optimization Approach”, INFORMS 2018 Annual Meeting, Nov. 4-7, 2018, Phoenix, Arizona, USA.

Newman, M., Rezaeiahari, M., “User engagement with News Outlets as Measured by Retweets”, IIE Annual Conference and Expo 2018, May 19-22, 2018, Orlando, Florida, USA.

Ratnayake Wijewickrama, I, Rezaeiahari, M., “Predicting Motor Vehicle Accidents in New York City”, IIE Annual Conference and Expo 2018, May 19-22, 2018, Orlando, Florida, USA.

Jia, Z., Rezaeiahari, M., “Mapping and Tracking of Greenhouse Gas Emission”, IIE Annual Conference and Expo 2018, May 19-22, 2018, Orlando, Florida, USA.

Rezaeiahari, M., “Simulation Optimization Approach for Patient Scheduling at Destination Medical Centers”, IIE Annual Conference and Expo 2018, May 19-22, 2018, Orlando, Florida, USA.

Roberson, Paula

Padala PR, Padala KP, Lensing SY, Ramirez D, Monga V, Bopp MM, Roberson PK, Dennis RA, Petty F, Sullivan DH, Burke WJ. Methylphenidate for apathy in community-dwelling older veterans with mild Alzheimer’s disease: a double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled trial. Am J Psychiatry, 2018; 175(2):159–168; published online ahead of print Sept 15,2017; doi: 10.1176/appi.ajp.2017.17030316 PMID:28945120

Sullivan DH, Sullivan SC, Bopp MM, Roberson PK, Lensing SY. BUN as an independent predictor of post-hospital-discharge mortality among older veterans.  J Nut Health Aging; 2018; https://doi.org/10.1007/s12603-018-1065-x PMID:30080216

Padala PR, Padala KP, Lensing SY, Jackson AN, Hunter CR, Parkes CM, Dennis RA, Bopp MM, Caceda R, Mennemeier MS, Roberson PK, Sullivan DH. Repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation for apathy in mild cognitive impairment: a double-blind, randomized, sham-controlled, cross-over pilot study. Psychiatry Research, 2018, 261:312-318; doi:10.1016/j.psychres.2017.12.063 PMID:29331848

Rabalais AE, Dubbert PM, Roberson PK.  Affective response to exercise in veterans participating in a substance abuse or posttraumatic stress disorder rehabilitation program.  J Military and Gov Counseling, 2018, 6(4), 226-238.

Selig, James

Balamurugan, A., Phillips, M., Selig, J. P., Felix, H., & Ryan, K. (2018). Association between system factors and acute myocardial infarction mortality. Southern Medical Journal, 111(9), 556-564. DOI: 10.14423/SMJ.0000000000000853

Swindle, T., Selig, J. P., Rutledge, J. M., Whiteside-Mansell, L., & Curran, G. (2018). Fidelity monitoring in complex interventions: a case study of the WISE intervention. Archives of Public Health, 76(1), 53. https://doi.org/10.1186/s13690-018-0292-2

McElfish, P. A., Long, C. R., Selig, J. P., Rowland, B., Purvis, R. S., James, L., Holland, A., Felix, H. C., Narcisse, M. (2018). Health research participation, opportunity, and willingness among minority and rural communities of Arkansas. Clinical and Translational Science, https://doi.org/10.1111/cts.12561

McElfish, P. M., Long, C. R., Kaholokula, J. K., Aitaoto, N., Bursac, Z., Capelle, L., Laelan, M., Bing, W. I., Riklon, S., Rowland, B., Ayers, B. L., Wilmoth, R. O., Langston, K. N., Schootman, M., Selig, J. P., Yeary, K. (2018). Design of a comparative effectiveness randomized controlled trial testing a faith-based Diabetes Prevention Program (WORD DPP) vs. a Pacific culturally adapted Diabetes Prevention Program (PILI DPP) for Marshallese in the United States. Medicine, 97(19), p e0677. doi: 10.1097/MD.0000000000010677

Lemberger, M. E., Carbonneau, K. J., Selig, J. P., & Bowers, H. (2018). The role of social-emotional mediators on middle school students’ academic growth as fostered by an evidence-based intervention. Journal of Counseling & Development, 96(1), 27-40.

Geldhof, G. J., Anthony, K. P., Selig, J. P. & Mendez-Luck, C. A. (2018). Accommodating binary and count variables in mediation: A case for conditional indirect effects. International Journal of Behavioral Development, 42(2), 300-308. https://doi.org/10.1177/0165025417727876

Stewart, Kate

Lessons learned from using an audience response system in a community setting for research data collection. Bryant-Moore K, Haynes T, Kuo DZ, Stewart MK, Yeary KHK, Smith J, Turner J, Ounpraseuth ST, Sullivan G, McCoy S, Hudson B, Harris K. Public health nursing (Boston, Mass.). 2018; 35(4):353-359. NIHMSID: NIHMS940059 PubMed [journal] PMID:29566271 PMC6055995

Developing and Piloting a Community Scientist Academy to Engage Communities and Patients in Research. Stewart MK, Spencer N, Huff Davis A, Hart C, Boateng B. Journal of clinical and translational science. 2018; 2(2):73-78. NIHMSID: NIHMS957569 PubMed [journal] PMID:30294466 PMC6171767

Assessing Community Health Priorities and Perceptions about Health Research: A Foundation for a Community-Engaged Research Program Pearl A. McElfish, Christopher R. Long, R. Michael Stephens, Nicola Spencer, Brett Rowland, Horace Spencer, M. Kathryn Stewart. Journal of Higher Education Outreach and Engagement. Vol 22, No 1 (2018).

Highest Priority Health and Health Care Concerns of Transgender and Nonbinary Individuals in a Southern State. Marshall SA, Allison MK, Stewart MK, Thompson ND, Archie DS. Transgender health. 2018; 3(1):190-200. PubMed [journal] PMID: 30581992 PMCID: PMC6301431

Health Research Funding Agencies’ Policies, Recommendations, and Tools for Dissemination. McElfish PA, Purvis RS, Stewart MK, James L, Kim Yeary KH, Long CR. Progress in community health partnerships: research, education, and action. 2018; 12(4):473-482. PubMed [journal] PMID: 30739901

Su, Joseph

Kamel MH, Tao J, Su LJ, Khalil MI, Bissada NK, Schurhamer B, Spiess PE, Davis R. Survival outcomes of organ sparing surgery, partial penectomy, and total penectomy in pathological T1/T2 penile cancer: Report from the National Cancer Data Base. Urologic Oncology: Seminars and Original Investigations. Urol Oncol. 36(2):82.e7-82.e15, 2018.

Kamel MH, Alobuia WM, Su LJ, Davis R. Incidence of Metastasis and PSA levels at Diagnosis in Gleason 3+4 vs 4+3 Prostate Cancer. Accepted for publication. Urology Annals. 10(2):203-208, 2018.

Steck SE, Omofuma OO, Su LJ, Maise AA, Woloszynska-Read A, Johnson CS, Zhang H, Bensen JT, Fontham ETH, Mohler JL, Arab L. Calcium, Magnesium, and Whole Milk Intake and High-Aggressive Prostate Cancer in the North Carolina-Louisiana Prostate Cancer Project (PCaP). American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 107(5):799-807 2018.

Allott EH, Farnan L, Steck SE, Arab L, Su LJ, Fontham ETH, Mohler JL, Bensen JT. Statin use, high cholesterol and prostate cancer progression; results from HCaP-NC. Prostate. 78(11):857-864, 2018.

Potischman N, Fang L, Hao L, Bailey R, Berrigan D, Berry RJ, Brodie A, Chao A, Chen J, Dodd K, Feng Y, Ma G, He Y, Fan J, Kimlin M, Kitahara C, Linet M, Li Z, Liu A, Liu Y, Sampson J, Su LJ, Sun J, Tasevska N, Yang L, Yang R, Zhang Q, Wang N, Wang L, Wang Y. The Chinese Children and Families Cohort Study. Nutrition Today. 53(3):104-114, 2018.

Joshi KP, Atwal D, Ravilla R, Tao J, Su LJ, Makhoul I, Hutchins L, Mahmoud F. Outcomes of Immunotherapy in Advanced Melanoma in Relation to Age. Journal of Clinical Oncology. 36: 187, 2018.

Poggiogalle E, Cherry KE, Su LJ, Kim S, Myers L, Welsh DA, Pellett A, Jazwinski SM, Ravussin E. Body composition, IGF 1 status and physical functionality in nonagenarians: Implications for osteosarcopenia. Journal of the American Medical Directors Association. Aug 24. pii: S1525-8610(18)30389-X 2018.

Schneider L, Su LJ, Arab L, Bensen JT, Farnan L, Fontham ETH, Hussey J, Merchant AT, Mohler JL, Steck SE. Dietary Patterns Based on the Mediterranean Diet and DASH Diet are Inversely Associated with High Aggressive Prostate Cancer in PCaP. Annals of Epidemiology. Sep 5. pii: S1047-2797(18)30283-7 2018.

O’Connor SN, Tao J, Su LJ. Comparison of Compliance with Cervical Cancer Screening among Women aged 18 and above in Arkansas and the United States. Journal of Health Disparities Research and Practice. 11 (4): Article 9, 2018.

Chiang TC, Koss BS, Su LJ, Tackett AJ. Combination effect of sulforaphane and epigenetic alternations reagents for metastatic melanoma treatment. AACR Targeting DNA Methylation and Chromatin for Cancer Therapy Conference. March 2018.

Huang WY, Purdue MP, Su LJ, Katki HA, Moore LE, Yegnasubramanian S, Berndt SI. Prospective study of genomic 5-methylcytosine and LINE-1 methylation levels of leukocyte DNA and colorectal cancer risk. AACR 2018 Annual Conference. April 2018.

Yeary K, Chi XF, Lensing S, Baroni H, Ferguson A, Su LJ, Estabrooks P, Tate D, Linnan L. The Wellness Lane: Use of mixed methodology to examine body weight, health behaviors, psychosocial factors, and environmental context among school bus drivers. APHA Annual Meeting November, 2018.

Allott E, Voruganti ES, Farnan L, Steck SE, Arab L, Su LJ, Fontham ETH, Mohler J, Taylor J, Bensen JT. Genetic variation in cholesterol metabolism and prostate cancer aggressiveness; results from the North Carolina-Louisiana Prostate Cancer Project. Precision Nutrition Conference 2018.

O’Connor SN, Su, LJ. Self-perceived health status, poor physical and mental health days among cancer survivors with different socioeconomic status. 11th AACR Conference on The Science of Cancer Health Disparities in Racial/Ethnic Minorities and the Medically Underserved. November, 2018.

Hsu PC, Kadlubar SA, Schootman M, McElfish PA, Su LJ. Racial differences in genome-wide DNA methylation profiles by county poverty levels among women residing in Arkansas. 11th AACR Conference on The Science of Cancer Health Disparities in Racial/Ethnic Minorities and the Medically Underserved. November, 2018.

Stahr S, Runnells G, Rogers L, Kadlubar SA, Su LJ. Reduction of Breast Cancer Risk with Physical Activity: Type and Amount in a predominately rural population. 11th AACR Conference on The Science of Cancer Health Disparities in Racial/Ethnic Minorities and the Medically Underserved. November, 2018.

Tilford, Mick

Hsueh-Fen Chen, Mick Tilford, Fei Wan, Robert Schuldt. “CMS HCC Risk Scores and Home Health Patient-Experience Measures.” Forthcoming in the American Journal of Managed Care.

Scott D. Grosse, Jamison Pike, Rieza Soelaeman, Mick Tilford. “Quantifying Family Spillover Effects in Economic Evaluations: Measurement and Valuation of Informal Care Time.” Forthcoming in Pharmacoeconomics.

Clare Brown, Mick Tilford, D. Keith Williams, Karen A. Kuhlthau, Jeffrey M. Pyne, Werner BF Brouwer, Nalin Payakachat. “Measuring Health Spillover Effects in Caregivers of Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders: A Comparison of the EQ-5D and SF-6D.” Forthcoming in Pharmacoeconomics.

Michael Preston, Glen Mays, Zoran Bursac, Billy Thomas, Jonathan Laryea, J. Mick Tilford, Michelle Odlum, Sharla Smith, Ronda Henry-Tillman. “Insurance Coverage Mandates: Impact of Physician Utilization in Moderating Colorectal Cancer Screening Rates.” American Journal of Surgery. Epub 2018 March.

Clare C. Brown, Mick Tilford, T. Mac Bird. “Improved Health and Insurance Status among Cigarette Smokers After Medicaid Expansion: 2011-2016.” Public Health Reports. Epub 2018 Jan.

Wan, Fei

Wan F. Analyzing pre-post designs using the analysis of covariance models with and without the interaction term in a heterogeneous study population. Stat Methods Med Res. 2019 Feb 13:962280219827971. doi: 10.1177/0962280219827971.

Wan F., Small D., and Mitra N. (2018) A general approach to evaluating the bias of two-stage instrumental variable estimators, Statistics in Medicine 37(12):1997-2015

Wan F. (2018)  Matched or unmatched analyses with propensity score matched data?  Statistics in Medicine,  doi.org/10.1002/sim.7976

Wan F.(2018)  Analyzing pre-post randomized studies with one post-randomization score using repeated measures and ANCOVA Models, Statistical Methods for Medical Research, doi: 10.1177 /0962280218789972.

Wan F. (2018)  A note on a naive regression-based test on the validity of an instrumental variable. Statistics in Medicine, 37(28):4330-4333

Chen HF, Tilford JM, Wan F, Schuldt R. CMS HCC risk scores and home health patient experience measures.Am J Manag Care. 2018 Oct 1;24(10):e319-e324.

Chen HF, Nevola A, Bird TM, Karim SA, Morris ME, Wan F, Tilford JM. Understanding factors associated with readmission disparities among Delta region, Delta state, and other hospitals. Am J Manag Care. 2018 May 1;24(5):e150-e156.

Miles R, Wan F, Onega TL, Lenderink-Carpenter A, O’Meara ES, Zhu W, Henderson LM, Haas JS, Hill DA, Tosteson ANA, Wernli KJ, Alford-Teaster J, Lee JM, Lehman CD, Lee CI. Underutilization of Supplemental Magnetic Resonance Imaging Screening Among Patients at High Breast Cancer Risk. J Womens Health (Larchmt). 2018 Jun;27(6):748-754. doi: 10.1089/jwh.2017.6623. Epub 2018 Jan 17.

Williams, D. Keith

Virmani T, Pillai L, Glover A, Doerhoff SM, Williams, DK, Garcia-Rill E, Larson-Prior L. Impaired step-length setting prior to turning in Parkinson’s disease patients with freezing of gait. Mov Disord. 2018 Oct 10. doi: 10.1002/mds.27499. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 30306629.

Skinner CM, Miousse IR, Ewing LE, Sridharan V, Cao M, Lin H, Williams DK, Avula B, Haider S, Chittiboyina AG, Khan IA, ElSohly MA, Boerma M, Gurley BJ, Koturbash I. Impact of obesity on the toxicity of a multi-ingredient dietary supplement, OxyELITE Pro™ (New Formula), using the novel NZO/HILtJ obese mouse model: Physiological and mechanistic assessments. Food Chem Toxicol. 2018 Dec;122:21-32. doi: 10.1016/j.fct.2018.09.067. Epub 2018 Sep 30. PubMed PMID: 30282009; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6219625.

Bradney LA, Thrush CR, Williams DK, Mizell JS; American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons’ Young Surgeons Committee. Benefits and Early Outcomes of a New Mock Oral Examination for Colorectal Surgery. Dis Colon Rectum. 2018 Oct;61(10):1130-1134. doi: 10.1097/DCR.0000000000001191. PubMed PMID: 30192319.

Pyne JM, Constans JI, Nanney JT, Wiederhold MD, Gibson DP, Kimbrell T, Kramer TL, Pitcock JA, Han X, Williams DK, Chartrand D, Gevirtz RN, Spira J, Wiederhold BK, McCraty R, McCune TR. Heart Rate Variability and Cognitive Bias Feedback Interventions to Prevent Post-deployment PTSD: Results from a Randomized Controlled Trial. Mil Med. 2018 Jul 18. doi: 10.1093/milmed/usy171. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 30020511.

Shah J, Pillai L, Williams DK, Doerhoff SM, Larson-Prior L, Garcia-Rill E, Virmani T. Increased foot strike variability in Parkinson’s disease patients with freezing of gait. Parkinsonism Relat Disord. 2018 Aug;53:58-63. doi: 10.1016/j.parkreldis.2018.04.032. Epub 2018 May 1. PubMed PMID: 29773512.

Young, Sean

Gruca, T.S., Nelson, G.C., Thiesen, L., Asprey, D.P., & Young, S.G. The workforce trends of Physician Assistants in Iowa (1995-2015). PLOS ONE, 13(10), e0204813. doi: 10.1271/journal.pone.0204813

Young, S. G., Kitchen, A., Kayali, G., & Carrel, M. Unlocking pandemic potential: prevalence and spatial patterns of key substitutions in avian influenza H5N1 in Egyptian isolates. BMC Infectious Diseases, 18(1). doi: 10.1186/s12879-018-3222-6

Zaller, Nickolas

Yang Q, Operario D, Zaller N, Huang W, Dong Y, Zhang H.  Depression and its correlations with health-risk behaviors and social capital among female migrants working in entertainment venues in China. PLoS One. 2018 Feb 28;13(2):e0191632.

Cucciare MA, Kennedy KM, Han X, Timko C, Zaller N, Booth BM.  Utilization of outpatient medical care and substance use among rural stimulant users: Do the number of visits matter? J Subst Abuse Treat. 2018 Mar;86:78-85.

Brinkley-Rubinstein L*, McKenzie M, Macmadu A*, Larney S*, Zaller N, Dauria E*, Rich J.  A randomized, open label trial of methadone continuation versus forced withdrawal in a combined US prison and jail: Findings at 12 months post-release. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2018 Mar 1;184:57-63.

Brinkley-Rubinstein L*, Zaller N, Martino S, Cloud DH*, McCauley E, Heise A, Seal D. Criminal justice continuum for opioid users at risk of overdose. Addict Behav. 2018 Feb 24. pii: S0306-4603(18)30089-3.

Brinkley-Rubinstein L*, Cloud D*, Drucker E, Zaller NOpioid Use Among Those Who Have Criminal Justice Experience: Harm Reduction Strategies to Lessen HIV Risk. Curr HIV/AIDS Rep. 2018 May 11.  [Epub ahead of print] Review.

Hadden KB, Puglisi L*, Prince L, Aminawung JA, Shavit S, Pflaum D, Calderon J, Wang EA, Zaller NHealth Literacy Among a Formerly Incarcerated Population Using Data from the Transitions Clinic NetworkJ Urban Health. 2018 Aug;95(4):547-555.

Zhao Y, Zhu X, Pérez AE, Zhang W, Shi A, Zhang Z, Gao P, Wang J, Yang C, Zaller N, Sun Y, Operario D, Zhang H.  MHealth approach to promote Oral HIV self-testing among men who have sex with men in China: a qualitative descriptionBMC Public Health. 2018 Sep 27;18(1):1146.

Zaller N, Brinkley-Rubinstein L.  Incarceration, drug use, and infectious diseases: a syndemic still not addressed.Lancet Infect Dis. 2018 Dec;18(12):1301-1302.