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Journal Articles Published Recently by CDHA Affiliates, Partial List:

Canudas-Romo, V., J. M. Aburto, V. M. Garcia-Guerrero, and H. Beltran-Sanchez. 2017. “Mexico’s Epidemic of Violence and Its Public Health Significance on Average Length of Life.” Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health 71(2):188-93. doi: 10.1136/jech-2015-207015.

Curtis, K., and H. O’Connell. 2017. “Historical Racial Contexts and Contemporary Spatial Differences in Racial Inequality.” Spatial Demography 5(2):73-97. doi: 10.1007/s40980-016-0020-x.

DeLamater, J., K. Weinfurt, and K. Flynn. 2017. “Patients’ Conceptions of Terms Related to Sexual Interest, Desire, and Arousal.” The Journal of Sexual Medicine 14(11):1327-35. doi:

Deshpande, S., R. Hasegawa, A. Rabinowitz, J. Whyte, C. Roan, A. Tabatabaei, M. Baiocchi, J. Karlawish, C. Master, and D. S. Small. 2017. “Association of Playing High School Football with Cognition and Mental Health Later in Life.” JAMA Neurology 74(8):909-18. doi: 10.1001/jamaneurol.2017.1317.

Dill-McFarland, K., Z.-Z. Tang, J. Kemis, R. Kerby, G. Chen, A. Palloni, T. Sorenson, F. Rey, and P. Herd. “Close Social Relationships Correlate with Human Gut Microbiota Composition.” Scientific Reports 9 (2019): article number 703. doi: 10.1038/s41598-018-37298-9.

Domingue, B., D. Belsky, J. Fletcher, D. Conley, J. Boardman, and K. M. Harris. 2018. “The Social Genome of Friends and Schoolmates in the National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent to Adult Health.” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1711803115.

Engelman, M., B. Kestenbaum, M. Zuelsdorff, N. Mehta, and D. Lauderdale. 2017. “Work Disability among Native-Born and Foreign-Born Americans: On Origins, Health, and Social Safety Nets.” Demography 54(6):2273-300. doi: 10.1007/s13524-017-0617-8.

Engelman, M., C. Seplaki, and R. Varadhan. 2017. “A Quiescent Phase in Human Mortality? Exploring the Ages of Least Vulnerability.” Demography 54(3):1097-118. doi: 10.1007/s13524-017-0569-z.

Esteve, A., C. Schwartz, J. van Bavel, I. Permanyer, M. Klesment, and J. García-Román. 2016. “The End of Hypergamy: Global Trends and Implications.” Population and Development Review 42(4):615-25. doi: 10.1111/padr.12012.

Fletcher, J., M. Vidal-Fernandez, and B. Wolfe. 2017. “Dynamic and Heterogeneous Effects of Sibling Death on Children’s Outcomes.” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1709092115.

Fletcher, J. 2017. “Gender-Specific Pathways of Peer Influence on Adolescent Suicidal Behaviors.” Socius 3:2378023117729952. doi: 10.1177/2378023117729952.

Fletcher, J., and D. Frisvold. 2017. “The Relationship between the School Breakfast Program and Food Insecurity.” Journal of Consumer Affairs 51(3):481-500. doi: 10.1111/joca.12163.

Graham, E., et al. 2017. “Personality Predicts Mortality Risk: An Integrative Data Analysis of 15 International Longitudinal Studies.” Journal of Research in Personality 70 (Supplement C):174-86. doi: 10.1016/j.jrp.2017.07.005.

Grol-Prokopczyk, H. 2017. “Sociodemographic Disparities in Chronic Pain, Based on 12-Year Longitudinal Data.” Pain 158(2):313-22. doi: 10.1097/j.pain.0000000000000762.

Herd, P. 2017. “A Primer on the Wisconsin Longitudinal Study: 60 Years of Social Data Combined with Genetic Data.” Innovation in Aging 1 (Supplement 1):1337-37. doi: 10.1093/geroni/igx004.4904.

Herd, P., N. C. Schaeffer, K. DiLoreto, K. Jacques, J. Stevenson, F. Rey, and C. Roan. 2017. “The Influence of Social Conditions across the Life Course on the Human Gut Microbiota: A Pilot Project with the Wisconsin Longitudinal Study.” The Journals of Gerontology. Series B, Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences. doi: 10.1093/geronb/gbx029.

Herd, P., A. Palloni, F. Rey, and J. Dowd. “Social and Population Health Science Approaches to Understand the Human Microbiome.” Nature Human Behavior 2 (2018): 808-815. doi: 10.1038/s41562-018-0452-y.

Holmes, C. J. 2018. “Today’s Decisions, Tomorrow’s Outcomes: Does Self-Control Explain the Educational Smoking Gradient?” Social Science Research 70:229-41. doi: 10.1016/j.ssresearch.2017.10.009.

Jackson, H., M. Engelman, and K. Bandeen-Roche. 2017. “Robust Respondents and Lost Limitations: The Implications of Nonrandom Missingness for the Estimation of Health Trajectories.” Journal of Aging and Health. doi: 10.1177/0898264317747079.

Johnson, K., K. Curtis, and D. Egan-Robertson. 2017. “Frozen in Place: Net Migration in Sub-National Areas of the United States in the Era of the Great Recession.” Population and Development Review. doi: 10.1111/padr.12095.

Kindig, D., J. Nobles, and M. Zidan. 2018. “Meeting the Institute of Medicine’s 2030 U.S. Life Expectancy Target.” American Journal of Public Health 108(1):87-92. doi: 10.2105/ajph.2017.304099.

Lazar, K., R. Koscik, L. Bautista, M. Sager, B. Hermann, S. Asthana, Sterling C. Johnson, C. Carlsson, and C. Engelman. “Association of Cholesterol and Cholesterol Metabolism Genes with Cognitive Function in a Population Enriched for a Parental History of Alzheimer’s Disease.” Alzheimer’s & Dementia: The Journal of the Alzheimer’s Association 13(7):P654. doi: 10.1016/j.jalz.2017.06.773.

Lee, C., C. L. Coe, and C. Ryff. 2017. “Social Disadvantage, Severe Child Abuse, and Biological Profiles in Adulthood.” Journal of Health and Social Behavior 58(3):371-86. doi: 10.1177/0022146516685370.

Palloni, A. and H. Beltrán-Sánchez. 2017. “Discrete Barker Frailty and Warped Mortality Dynamics at Older Ages.” Demography 54(2):655-71. doi: 10.1007/s13524-017-0548-4.

Raymo, J., and A. Shibata. 2017. “Unemployment, Nonstandard Employment, and Fertility: Insights from Japan’s ‘Lost 20 Years.'” Demography 54(6):2301-29. doi: 10.1007/s13524-017-0614-y.

Richards, M., J. Marti, J. C. Maclean, J. Fletcher, and D. Kenkel. 2017. “Tobacco Control, Medicaid Coverage, and the Demand for Smoking Cessation Drugs.” American Journal of Health Economics 3(4):528-49. doi: 10.1162/ajhe_a_00087.

Seltzer, N., and J. Nobles. 2017. “Post-Disaster Fertility: Hurricane Katrina and the Changing Racial Composition of New Orleans.” Population and Environment 38(4):465-90. doi: 10.1007/s11111-017-0273-3.

Stoffel, C., E. Carpenter, B. Everett, J. Higgins, and S. Haider. 2017. “Family Planning for Sexual Minority Women.” Seminars in Reproductive Medicine 35(5):460-68. doi: 10.1055/s-0037-1604456.

Vogelsang, E., J. Raymo, J. Liang, E. Kobayashi, and T. Fukaya. 2017. “Population Aging and Health Trajectories at Older Ages.” The Journals of Gerontology: Series B. doi: 10.1093/geronb/gbx071.

Warren, J., C. Milesi, K. Grigorian, M. Humphries, C. Muller, and E. Grodsky. 2017. “Do Inferences About Mortality Rates and Disparities Vary by Source of Mortality Information?” Annals of Epidemiology 27(2):121-27. doi: 10.1016/j.annepidem.2016.11.003.