Environmental/Occupational Epidemiology Journal Club

Spring 2024

 Select Mondays 1:00 – 2:00 pm ET 

Spring 2024
1/29/24 Zoom Kristen Cowan

Pre-doctoral trainee – UNC Chapel Hill

Armstrong, Ben. Models for the Relationship between Ambient Temperature and Daily Mortality. Epidemiology, vol. 17, no. 6, 2006, pp. 624–31. JSTOR, http://www.jstor.org/stable/20486290.

Kim, Yoonhee, et al. Heat-Related Mortality in Japan After the 2011 Fukushima Disaster: An Analysis of Potential Influence of Reduced Electricity Consumption. Environmental Health Perspectives 125.7 (2017) ProQuest

2/26/24 Zoom Diana Pacyga

Postdoctoral trainee – UNC Chapel Hill

Lin, P.D., Cardenas, A., Hauser, R., Gold, D.R., Kleinman, K.P., Hivert, M.F., Fleisch, A.F., Calafat, A.M., Sanchez-Guerra, M., Osorio-Yanez, C., Webster, T.F., Horton, E.S., Oken, E., 2020. Dietary characteristics associated with plasma concentrations of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances among adults with pre-diabetes: Cross-sectional results from the Diabetes Prevention Program Trial. Environ Int 137, 105217.

Susmann, H.P., Schaider, L.A., Rodgers, K.M., Rudel, R.A., 2019. Dietary Habits Related to Food Packaging and Population Exposure to PFASs. Environ Health Perspect 127, 107003.

3/25/24 Zoom Sam Neally

Pre-doctoral trainee – UNC Chapel Hill

Wallwork RS, Colicino E, Zhong J, Kloog I, Coull BA, Vokonas P, Schwartz JD, Baccarelli AA, Ambient Fine Particulate Matter, Outdoor Temperature, and Risk of Metabolic Syndrome, American Journal of Epidemiology, Volume 185, Issue 1, 2017

Alpérovitch A, Lacombe J, Hanon O, et al. Relationship Between Blood Pressure and Outdoor Temperature in a Large Sample of Elderly Individuals: The Three-City Study. Arch Intern Med. 2009;169(1):75–80.

4/8/24 Zoom Christina Norris

Pre-doctoral trainee – UNC Chapel Hill

Chakrabarti, S., Khan, M. T., Kishore, A., Roy, D., & Scott, S. P. (2019). Risk of acute respiratory infection from crop burning in India: estimating disease burden and economic welfare from satellite and national health survey data for 250 000 persons. Int J Epidemiol, 48(4), 1113-1124.

Mnatzaganian, C. L., Pellegrin, K. L., Miyamura, J., Valencia, D., & Pang, L. (2015). Association between sugar cane burning and acute respiratory illness on the island of Maui. Environ Health, 14, 81.