GREGORY EVAN MILLER

Summary

Affiliation: University of British Columbia
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc Low early-life social class leaves a biological residue manifested by decreased glucocorticoid and increased proinflammatory signaling
    Gregory E Miller
    Department of Psychology, Child and Family Research Institute, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 106:14716-21. 2009
  2. pmc Clustering of depression and inflammation in adolescents previously exposed to childhood adversity
    Gregory E Miller
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Biol Psychiatry 72:34-40. 2012
  3. pmc Serum contents of endocannabinoids are correlated with blood pressure in depressed women
    W S Vanessa Ho
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Lipids Health Dis 11:32. 2012
  4. ncbi Depressive symptoms and the regulation of proinflammatory cytokine expression in patients with coronary heart disease
    Gregory E Miller
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, 2136 West Mall, Vancouver BC, Canada V6T 1Z4
    J Psychosom Res 59:231-6. 2005
  5. ncbi Clinical depression and regulation of the inflammatory response during acute stress
    Gregory E Miller
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Psychosom Med 67:679-87. 2005
  6. doi Health psychology: developing biologically plausible models linking the social world and physical health
    Gregory Miller
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, V6T 1Z4, British Columbia, Canada
    Annu Rev Psychol 60:501-24. 2009
  7. pmc Harsh family climate in early life presages the emergence of a proinflammatory phenotype in adolescence
    Gregory E Miller
    University of British Columbia, 2136 W Mall Ave, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada V6T 1Z4
    Psychol Sci 21:848-56. 2010
  8. ncbi Unfavorable socioeconomic conditions in early life presage expression of proinflammatory phenotype in adolescence
    Gregory Miller
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Psychosom Med 69:402-9. 2007
  9. pmc Chronic interpersonal stress predicts activation of pro- and anti-inflammatory signaling pathways 6 months later
    Gregory E Miller
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Psychosom Med 71:57-62. 2009
  10. pmc Life stress and diminished expression of genes encoding glucocorticoid receptor and beta2-adrenergic receptor in children with asthma
    Gregory E Miller
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, 2136 West Mall, Vancouver, BC, Canada V6T 1Z4
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103:5496-501. 2006

Research Grants

  1. Biological Embedding of Early-Life SES
    GREGORY EVAN MILLER; Fiscal Year: 2010
  2. Biological Embedding of Early-Life SES
    GREGORY EVAN MILLER; Fiscal Year: 2011

Detail Information

Publications62

  1. pmc Low early-life social class leaves a biological residue manifested by decreased glucocorticoid and increased proinflammatory signaling
    Gregory E Miller
    Department of Psychology, Child and Family Research Institute, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 106:14716-21. 2009
    ..Although these response patterns could serve adaptive functions during acute threats to well-being, over the long term they might exact an allostatic toll on the body that ultimately contributes to the chronic diseases of aging...
  2. pmc Clustering of depression and inflammation in adolescents previously exposed to childhood adversity
    Gregory E Miller
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Biol Psychiatry 72:34-40. 2012
    ..However, research on depression and inflammation has yielded conflicting findings, fostering speculation that these conditions associate only in certain subgroups, such as patients exposed to childhood adversity...
  3. pmc Serum contents of endocannabinoids are correlated with blood pressure in depressed women
    W S Vanessa Ho
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Lipids Health Dis 11:32. 2012
    ....
  4. ncbi Depressive symptoms and the regulation of proinflammatory cytokine expression in patients with coronary heart disease
    Gregory E Miller
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, 2136 West Mall, Vancouver BC, Canada V6T 1Z4
    J Psychosom Res 59:231-6. 2005
    ..This study examined whether depressive symptoms are associated with the dysregulation of inflammatory cytokine production in response to an in vitro infectious challenge...
  5. ncbi Clinical depression and regulation of the inflammatory response during acute stress
    Gregory E Miller
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Psychosom Med 67:679-87. 2005
    ..This study examined whether clinical depression is associated with a differential inflammatory response to an acute bout of psychological stress...
  6. doi Health psychology: developing biologically plausible models linking the social world and physical health
    Gregory Miller
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, V6T 1Z4, British Columbia, Canada
    Annu Rev Psychol 60:501-24. 2009
    ....
  7. pmc Harsh family climate in early life presages the emergence of a proinflammatory phenotype in adolescence
    Gregory E Miller
    University of British Columbia, 2136 W Mall Ave, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada V6T 1Z4
    Psychol Sci 21:848-56. 2010
    ..If sustained, these tendencies may place children from harsh families on a developmental trajectory toward the chronic diseases of aging...
  8. ncbi Unfavorable socioeconomic conditions in early life presage expression of proinflammatory phenotype in adolescence
    Gregory Miller
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Psychosom Med 69:402-9. 2007
    ..Unfavorable socioeconomic status (SES) circumstances early in life are associated with heightened vulnerability to respiratory and cardiovascular diseases in adulthood. However, little is known about mechanisms underlying this phenomenon...
  9. pmc Chronic interpersonal stress predicts activation of pro- and anti-inflammatory signaling pathways 6 months later
    Gregory E Miller
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Psychosom Med 71:57-62. 2009
    ..To understand the mechanisms underlying chronic interpersonal difficulties and their detrimental influence on mental and physical health...
  10. pmc Life stress and diminished expression of genes encoding glucocorticoid receptor and beta2-adrenergic receptor in children with asthma
    Gregory E Miller
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, 2136 West Mall, Vancouver, BC, Canada V6T 1Z4
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103:5496-501. 2006
    ..To the extent that it diminishes sensitivity to the antiinflammatory properties of glucocorticoids or the bronchodilatory properties of beta-agonists, this process could explain the increased asthma morbidity associated with stress...
  11. ncbi If it goes up, must it come down? Chronic stress and the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenocortical axis in humans
    Gregory E Miller
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia UBC, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Psychol Bull 133:25-45. 2007
    ..Finally, HPA activity is shaped by a person's response to the situation; it increases with subjective distress but is lower in persons with posttraumatic stress disorder...
  12. pmc A functional genomic fingerprint of chronic stress in humans: blunted glucocorticoid and increased NF-kappaB signaling
    Gregory E Miller
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Biol Psychiatry 64:266-72. 2008
    ..Chronic stressors are known to increase vulnerability to medical illness, but the mechanisms underlying this phenomenon are poorly understood...
  13. ncbi Relation of depressive symptoms to C-reactive protein and pathogen burden (cytomegalovirus, herpes simplex virus, Epstein-Barr virus) in patients with earlier acute coronary syndromes
    Gregory E Miller
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Am J Cardiol 95:317-21. 2005
    ..In doing so, they highlight a mechanism through which depressive symptoms might foster morbidity and mortality among patients who have cardiac disease...
  14. pmc Psychological stress in childhood and susceptibility to the chronic diseases of aging: moving toward a model of behavioral and biological mechanisms
    Gregory E Miller
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia
    Psychol Bull 137:959-97. 2011
    ..Acting in concert with other exposures and genetic liabilities, the resulting inflammation drives forward pathogenic mechanisms that ultimately foster chronic disease...
  15. ncbi Pathways linking depression, adiposity, and inflammatory markers in healthy young adults
    Gregory E Miller
    Department of Psychology, Washington University, Campus Box 1125, One Brookings Drive, St Louis, MO 63130, USA
    Brain Behav Immun 17:276-85. 2003
    ..99; NNFI =.99; RMSEA =.05). It did not support a sickness behavior model in which the inflammatory molecules arising from expanded adipose tissue promote depressive symptoms...
  16. ncbi Cynical hostility, depressive symptoms, and the expression of inflammatory risk markers for coronary heart disease
    Gregory E Miller
    Department of Psychology, Washington University, Saint Louis, Missouri, USA
    J Behav Med 26:501-15. 2003
    ..These findings highlight the importance of considering both the independent and interactive relationships among psychosocial characteristics involved in disease...
  17. ncbi Psychological stress and antibody response to influenza vaccination: when is the critical period for stress, and how does it get inside the body?
    Gregory E Miller
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Psychosom Med 66:215-23. 2004
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  18. ncbi You've gotta know when to fold 'em: goal disengagement and systemic inflammation in adolescence
    Gregory E Miller
    University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Psychol Sci 18:773-7. 2007
    ..Because excessive inflammation contributes to a variety of adverse medical outcomes, these findings suggest that in some contexts, persistence may actually undermine well-being and good health...
  19. pmc Pathways to resilience: maternal nurturance as a buffer against the effects of childhood poverty on metabolic syndrome at midlife
    Gregory E Miller
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia V6T 1Z4, Canada
    Psychol Sci 22:1591-9. 2011
    ..However, results were consistent with a buffering scenario, in which high levels of maternal nurturance offset the metabolic consequences of childhood disadvantage...
  20. doi Parental support and cytokine activity in childhood asthma: the role of glucocorticoid sensitivity
    Gregory E Miller
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 123:824-30. 2009
    ..This problem is especially difficult because stress elicits secretion of cortisol, a hormone that dampens airway inflammation and ameliorates asthma symptoms...
  21. ncbi Differentiating the impact of episodic and chronic stressors on hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenocortical axis regulation in young women
    Teresa J Marin
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Health Psychol 26:447-55. 2007
    ..To explore the potential downstream consequences of altered HPA dynamics, the authors also assessed indicators of metabolic control and systemic inflammation...
  22. ncbi Clinical depression and inflammatory risk markers for coronary heart disease
    Gregory E Miller
    Department of Psychology, Washington University, St Louis, Missouri 63130, USA
    Am J Cardiol 90:1279-83. 2002
    ..Increased body mass appears to be partially, although not completely, responsible for this relation...
  23. ncbi Acute deviations from long-term trait depressive symptoms predict systemic inflammatory activity
    Nicolas Rohleder
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, 2136 West Mall, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Brain Behav Immun 22:709-16. 2008
    ..While higher levels of inflammatory mediators have been found in dysphoric individuals, it is not known whether long-term or short-term mood changes are responsible for this phenomenon...
  24. ncbi Chronic psychological stress and the regulation of pro-inflammatory cytokines: a glucocorticoid-resistance model
    Gregory E Miller
    Department of Psychology, Washington University, St Louis, Missouri 63130, USA
    Health Psychol 21:531-41. 2002
    ..Findings suggest a novel pathway by which chronic stress might alter the course of inflammatory disease...
  25. doi Biologic cost of caring for a cancer patient: dysregulation of pro- and anti-inflammatory signaling pathways
    Nicolas Rohleder
    Brandeis University, Department of Psychology, Waltham, MA 02454, USA
    J Clin Oncol 27:2909-15. 2009
    ..This study observed familial caregivers of patients with brain cancer for a year after diagnosis and tracked changes in neurohormonal and inflammatory processes...
  26. ncbi Regret intensity, diurnal cortisol secretion, and physical health in older individuals: evidence for directional effects and protective factors
    Carsten Wrosch
    Department of Psychology, Centre for Research in Human Development, Concordia University, Montreal, PQ, Canada
    Psychol Aging 22:319-30. 2007
    ..In addition, the intervention evidenced a beneficial effect on the association between initial regret intensity and increased sleep problems over time...
  27. pmc Parent psychological states predict changes in inflammatory markers in children with asthma and healthy children
    Jutta M Wolf
    University of British Columbia, Department of Psychology, 2136 West Mall, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Brain Behav Immun 22:433-41. 2008
    ..These changes in inflammatory makers may represent one biological mechanism underlying the association between parental distress and child asthma morbidity...
  28. pmc Heart rate variability and markers of inflammation and coagulation in depressed patients with coronary heart disease
    Robert M Carney
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    J Psychosom Res 62:463-7. 2007
    ..Cardiac autonomic nervous system (ANS) dysregulation, proinflammatory processes, and procoagulant processes have been suggested as possible explanations...
  29. ncbi Adaptive self-regulation of unattainable goals: goal disengagement, goal reengagement, and subjective well-being
    Carsten Wrosch
    Department of Psychology, Concordia University, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 29:1494-508. 2003
    ..In addition, the results showed that goal disengagement and goal reengagement can have interactive effects on subjective well-being. The importance of the findings for effective self-regulation and successful development are discussed...
  30. doi What do trajectories of childhood socioeconomic status tell us about markers of cardiovascular health in adolescence?
    Teresa J Marin
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, 2136 West Mall, Vancouver, BC, Canada V6T 1Z4
    Psychosom Med 70:152-9. 2008
    ....
  31. pmc Double-exposure to acute stress and chronic family stress is associated with immune changes in children with asthma
    Teresa J Marin
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, 2136 West Mall Avenue, Vancouver, Canada
    Psychosom Med 71:378-84. 2009
    ..To understand how psychological stress heightens risk for asthma flare-ups, we examined the relationship between acute stress, chronic family stress, and the production of asthma-related cytokines...
  32. pmc Clinical potentials for measuring stress in youth with asthma
    Hannah M C Schreier
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, 2136 West Mall, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z4, Canada
    Immunol Allergy Clin North Am 31:41-54. 2011
    ..In addition, this kind of information seems to be more robustly linked to pediatric asthma outcomes of interest...
  33. doi The psychobiology of trait shame in young women: extending the social self preservation theory
    Nicolas Rohleder
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Health Psychol 27:523-32. 2008
    ..While this is supported in acute stress studies, there is no data on chronic experiences of shame...
  34. doi Mere visual perception of other people's disease symptoms facilitates a more aggressive immune response
    Mark Schaller
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, 2136 West Mall, Vancouver, British Columbia V6T 1Z4, Canada
    Psychol Sci 21:649-52. 2010
    ..These results provide the first empirical evidence that visual perception of other people's symptoms may cause the immune system to respond more aggressively to infection. Adaptive origins and functional implications are discussed...
  35. doi Depression and oxidative damage to lipids
    Sarah Yager
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 35:1356-62. 2010
    ..In conclusion, oxidative damage to lipid molecules may represent a common pathophysiological mechanism by which depressed individuals become more vulnerable to atherosclerosis and its clinical sequelae...
  36. pmc Socioeconomic status associated with exhaled nitric oxide responses to acute stress in children with asthma
    Edith Chen
    University of British Columbia, Department of Psychology, Canada
    Brain Behav Immun 24:444-50. 2010
    ..This study suggests that lower SES children with asthma may be more vulnerable to heightened airway inflammation in response to stress...
  37. pmc Neighbourhood socioeconomics status predicts non-cardiovascular mortality in cardiac patients with access to universal health care
    Claire L Heslop
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Atherosclerosis Specialty Laboratory, James Hogg iCAPTURE Centre, Providence Heart Lung Institute, University of British Columbia St Paul s Hospital, Vancouver, Canada
    PLoS ONE 4:e4120. 2009
    ....
  38. doi How low socioeconomic status affects 2-year hormonal trajectories in children
    Edith Chen
    University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada V6T1Z4
    Psychol Sci 21:31-7. 2010
    ....
  39. ncbi Uncoupling of social zeitgebers and diurnal cortisol secretion in clinical depression
    Cinnamon Stetler
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, 2136 West Mall, Vancouver, BC, Canada V6T 1Z4
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 29:1250-9. 2004
    ..This lack of social entrainment may underlie some of the circadian disturbances in depression...
  40. ncbi Blunted cortisol response to awakening in mild to moderate depression: regulatory influences of sleep patterns and social contacts
    Cinnamon Stetler
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Abnorm Psychol 114:697-705. 2005
    ..These psychosocial factors may contribute to a normal CAR, but their regulatory influence may become disrupted during mild to moderate clinical depression...
  41. ncbi Written disclosure of experiences with racial discrimination and antibody response to an influenza vaccine
    Cinnamon Stetler
    University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Int J Behav Med 13:60-8. 2006
    ..The attributional ambiguity sometimes associated with racism may inhibit the benefits of disclosure interventions for these types of stressors...
  42. ncbi Socioeconomic status and inflammatory processes in childhood asthma: the role of psychological stress
    Edith Chen
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 117:1014-20. 2006
    ..Although social environment variables such as socioeconomic status (SES) have been linked to childhood asthma, little is known about the psychobiological mechanisms underlying this relationship...
  43. pmc Stress and inflammation in exacerbations of asthma
    Edith Chen
    University of British Columbia, Department of Psychology, 2136 West Mall, Vancouver, BC, Canada V6T 1Z4
    Brain Behav Immun 21:993-9. 2007
    ..Empirical evidence for this model is reviewed, and conclusions and future research directions are discussed...
  44. pmc The role of the social environment in children and adolescents with asthma
    Edith Chen
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 176:644-9. 2007
    ..Biopsychosocial models of asthma have been proposed in the literature, but few empirical tests of social factors at various levels of influence have been conducted...
  45. doi Symptoms of depression and impaired endothelial function in healthy adolescent women
    Lianne M Tomfohr
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Behav Med 31:137-43. 2008
    ..Most patients in our sample had subclinical depressive symptoms, suggesting that even mild affective difficulties are capable of negatively influencing endothelial function in otherwise healthy youngsters...
  46. doi Diurnal cortisol secretion and 2-year changes in older adults' physical symptoms: the moderating roles of negative affect and sleep
    Carsten Wrosch
    Department of Psychology, Centre for Research in Human Development, Concordia University, Montreal, QC H4B 1R6, Canada
    Health Psychol 27:685-93. 2008
    ..The authors expected that physical health effects would emerge particularly when cortisol disturbances co-occur in the context of high levels of trait negative affect or poor sleep...
  47. ncbi Loneliness, social network size, and immune response to influenza vaccination in college freshmen
    Sarah D Pressman
    Department of Psychology, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Health Psychol 24:297-306. 2005
    ..None of these variables were associated with social network size, and hence none were potential mediators of the relation between network size and immunization response...
  48. doi Depressive symptoms can be useful: self-regulatory and emotional benefits of dysphoric mood in adolescence
    Carsten Wrosch
    Department of Psychology, Centre for Research in Human Development, Concordia University, Montreal, QC, Canada
    J Pers Soc Psychol 96:1181-90. 2009
    ..The findings suggest that depressive symptomatology may serve adaptive functions by facilitating the development of goal disengagement capacities in adolescence...
  49. ncbi Psychological stress and disease
    Sheldon Cohen
    Department of Psychology, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    JAMA 298:1685-7. 2007
  50. ncbi Depression as a risk factor for cardiac mortality and morbidity: a review of potential mechanisms
    Robert M Carney
    Department of Psychiatry, Suite 420, Behavioral Medicine Center, Washington University School of Medicine, 4625 Lindell Boulevard, St Louis, MO 63108, USA
    J Psychosom Res 53:897-902. 2002
    ..inflammatory processes. Despite recent advances in our understanding of these potential mechanisms, further research is needed to determine how depression increases risk for cardiac morbidity and mortality...
  51. ncbi Physical health problems, depressive mood, and cortisol secretion in old age: buffer effects of health engagement control strategies
    Carsten Wrosch
    Department of Psychology, Centre for Research in Human Development, Concordia University, and Douglas Hospital Research Center, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Health Psychol 26:341-9. 2007
    ..It was expected that adaptive levels of HECS would buffer the adverse effects of physical health problems on depressive mood and diurnal cortisol secretion...
  52. ncbi Applying mixed regression models to the analysis of repeated-measures data in psychosomatic medicine
    Ekin Blackwell
    University of British Columbia, Department of Psychology, 2136 West Mall, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z4, Canada
    Psychosom Med 68:870-8. 2006
    ..The goal of this article is to introduce readers to mixed regression models, which provide a more flexible and accurate framework for managing repeated-measures data...
  53. pmc Circulating endocannabinoids and N-acyl ethanolamines are differentially regulated in major depression and following exposure to social stress
    Matthew N Hill
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, B C, Canada
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 34:1257-62. 2009
    ..The magnitude of these responses did not differ between depressed and control subjects. These are the first data to demonstrate that the peripheral endocannabinoid/NAE system is responsive to exposure to stress...
  54. ncbi Increased serum levels of 8-hydroxy-2'-deoxyguanosine in clinical depression
    Michael J Forlenza
    Faculty of Health Sciences, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada
    Psychosom Med 68:1-7. 2006
    ..We sought to understand the pathophysiological effects of depression by examining group differences in serum levels of 8-hydroxy-2'-deoxyguanosine (8-OHdG), a biomarker of oxidative damage...
  55. ncbi Depression and obstructive sleep apnea in patients with coronary heart disease
    Robert M Carney
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Psychosom Med 68:443-8. 2006
    ..Obstructive sleep apnea/hypopnea syndrome (OSAHS) is frequently comorbid with depression and is also a risk factor for cardiac events. Undetected OSAHS could help explain the increased risk associated with depression...
  56. pmc Psychological stress and the human immune system: a meta-analytic study of 30 years of inquiry
    Suzanne C Segerstrom
    Department of Psychology, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40506, USA
    Psychol Bull 130:601-30. 2004
    ..loss). Subjective reports of stress generally did not associate with immune change. In some cases, physical vulnerability as a function of age or disease also increased vulnerability to immune change during stressors...
  57. ncbi Where there is depression, there is inflammation... sometimes!
    Alexander H Glassman
    Biol Psychiatry 62:280-1. 2007
  58. ncbi Is it beneficial to involve a family member? A meta-analysis of psychosocial interventions for chronic illness
    Lynn M Martire
    University of Pittsburgh, Department of Psychiatry and University Center for Social and Urban Research, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
    Health Psychol 23:599-611. 2004
    ..Although statistically significant aggregate effects were found, they were generally small in magnitude. These findings provide guidance in developing future interventions in this area...
  59. ncbi Giving up on unattainable goals: benefits for health?
    Carsten Wrosch
    Concordia University, Department of Psychology and Centre for Research in Human Development, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 33:251-65. 2007
    ..The results also indicate that subjective well-being can mediate the associations between goal disengagement tendencies and physical health...
  60. ncbi Social integration of daily activities and cortisol secretion: a laboratory based manipulation
    Cinnamon A Stetler
    Furman University, Greenville, SC, USA
    J Behav Med 31:249-57. 2008
    ..However, cortisol slope differences were significant when participants had contact with someone whom they usually saw every day. Social relationships that provide daily contact may have the strongest influence on biological rhythms...
  61. ncbi The Great Debate, revisited
    Kenneth E Freedland
    Psychosom Med 68:179-84. 2006

Research Grants3

  1. Biological Embedding of Early-Life SES
    GREGORY EVAN MILLER; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..It examines the idea that poverty in early childhood changes the way the immune system functions, and does so in a fashion that persists across the lifespan and renders a person vulnerable to diseases in adulthood. ..
  2. Biological Embedding of Early-Life SES
    GREGORY EVAN MILLER; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..It examines the idea that poverty in early childhood changes the way the immune system functions, and does so in a fashion that persists across the lifespan and renders a person vulnerable to diseases in adulthood. ..