E E Hatch

Summary

Affiliation: Boston University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Social disparities in exposures to bisphenol A and polyfluoroalkyl chemicals: a cross-sectional study within NHANES 2003-2006
    Jessica W Nelson
    Boston University School of Public Health, Department of Environmental Health, 715 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Environ Health 11:10. 2012
  2. pmc Caffeinated beverage and soda consumption and time to pregnancy
    Elizabeth E Hatch
    Department of Epidemiology, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Epidemiology 23:393-401. 2012
  3. pmc Urogenital abnormalities in men exposed to diethylstilbestrol in utero: a cohort study
    Julie R Palmer
    Slone Epidemiology Center of Boston University, Boston, MA, USA
    Environ Health 8:37. 2009
  4. pmc Preterm birth, fetal growth, and age at menarche among women exposed prenatally to diethylstilbestrol (DES)
    Elizabeth E Hatch
    Department of Epidemiology, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Reprod Toxicol 31:151-7. 2011
  5. pmc Association of endocrine disruptors and obesity: perspectives from epidemiological studies
    E E Hatch
    Department of Epidemiology, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Int J Androl 33:324-32. 2010
  6. pmc Association of urinary phthalate metabolite concentrations with body mass index and waist circumference: a cross-sectional study of NHANES data, 1999-2002
    Elizabeth E Hatch
    Department of Epidemiology, Boston University School of Public Health, 715 Albany St, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Environ Health 7:27. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Age at natural menopause in women exposed to diethylstilbestrol in utero
    Elizabeth E Hatch
    Department of Epidemiology, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 164:682-8. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Reproductive and hormonal factors and risk of brain tumors in adult females
    Elizabeth E Hatch
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, Rockville, MD, USA
    Int J Cancer 114:797-805. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Incidence of squamous neoplasia of the cervix and vagina in women exposed prenatally to diethylstilbestrol (United States)
    E E Hatch
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 12:837-45. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Cancer risk in men exposed in utero to diethylstilbestrol
    W C Strohsnitter
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 93:545-51. 2001

Detail Information

Publications38

  1. pmc Social disparities in exposures to bisphenol A and polyfluoroalkyl chemicals: a cross-sectional study within NHANES 2003-2006
    Jessica W Nelson
    Boston University School of Public Health, Department of Environmental Health, 715 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Environ Health 11:10. 2012
    ..Bisphenol A (BPA) and polyfluoroalkyl chemicals (PFCs) are suspected endocrine disrupting compounds known to be ubiquitous in people's bodies. Population disparities in exposure to these chemicals have not been fully characterized...
  2. pmc Caffeinated beverage and soda consumption and time to pregnancy
    Elizabeth E Hatch
    Department of Epidemiology, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Epidemiology 23:393-401. 2012
    ..Many epidemiologic studies have evaluated the association between caffeine and fertility, with inconsistent results. Some studies suggest that various caffeine-containing beverages may affect fertility differently...
  3. pmc Urogenital abnormalities in men exposed to diethylstilbestrol in utero: a cohort study
    Julie R Palmer
    Slone Epidemiology Center of Boston University, Boston, MA, USA
    Environ Health 8:37. 2009
    ..Diethylstilbestrol (DES), a synthetic estrogen widely prescribed to pregnant women during the 1940s70s, has been shown to cause reproductive problems in the daughters. Studies of prenatally-exposed males have yielded conflicting results...
  4. pmc Preterm birth, fetal growth, and age at menarche among women exposed prenatally to diethylstilbestrol (DES)
    Elizabeth E Hatch
    Department of Epidemiology, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Reprod Toxicol 31:151-7. 2011
    ..16; 95% CI=0.97, 1.39). This study provides evidence that prenatal DES exposure was associated with fetal growth and gestational length, which may mediate associations between DES and health outcomes in later life...
  5. pmc Association of endocrine disruptors and obesity: perspectives from epidemiological studies
    E E Hatch
    Department of Epidemiology, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Int J Androl 33:324-32. 2010
    ..As this field of research advances, there are challenging methodological questions that must be considered by both epidemiologists and toxicologists...
  6. pmc Association of urinary phthalate metabolite concentrations with body mass index and waist circumference: a cross-sectional study of NHANES data, 1999-2002
    Elizabeth E Hatch
    Department of Epidemiology, Boston University School of Public Health, 715 Albany St, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Environ Health 7:27. 2008
    ..Although diet and activity are key factors in the obesity epidemic, laboratory studies suggest that endocrine disrupting chemicals may also affect obesity...
  7. ncbi request reprint Age at natural menopause in women exposed to diethylstilbestrol in utero
    Elizabeth E Hatch
    Department of Epidemiology, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 164:682-8. 2006
    ..Age at menopause has been related, albeit inconsistently, to several exposures, but, to the authors' knowledge, this is the first study to suggest that a prenatal exposure may influence reproductive lifespan...
  8. ncbi request reprint Reproductive and hormonal factors and risk of brain tumors in adult females
    Elizabeth E Hatch
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, Rockville, MD, USA
    Int J Cancer 114:797-805. 2005
    ..The findings suggest that hormonal exposures early in life may be associated with risk of glioma, but the evidence is inconsistent and does not point clearly to a specific causal or protective hypothesis...
  9. ncbi request reprint Incidence of squamous neoplasia of the cervix and vagina in women exposed prenatally to diethylstilbestrol (United States)
    E E Hatch
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 12:837-45. 2001
    ..The purpose of the current study was to evaluate the long-term risk of developing high-grade squamous neoplasia of the genital tract among women exposed prenatally to DES...
  10. ncbi request reprint Cancer risk in men exposed in utero to diethylstilbestrol
    W C Strohsnitter
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 93:545-51. 2001
    ..This study was conducted to investigate the association between prenatal DES exposure and cancer risk in men via prospective follow-up...
  11. pmc Residential exposure to magnetic fields: an empirical examination of alternative measurement strategies
    D Baris
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892 7240, USA
    Occup Environ Med 56:562-6. 1999
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  12. ncbi request reprint Cellular-telephone use and brain tumors
    P D Inskip
    Epidemiology and Biostatistics Program, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA
    N Engl J Med 344:79-86. 2001
    ..If such a risk does exist, the matter would be of considerable public health importance, given the rapid increase worldwide in the use of these devices...
  13. pmc Birth weight and breast cancer risk
    R Troisi
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Br J Cancer 94:1734-7. 2006
    ..In these data, high birth weight was associated with breast cancer risk in younger and in more educated women, but was not associated overall...
  14. doi request reprint The association between in utero cigarette smoke exposure and age at menopause
    William C Strohsnitter
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Tufts New England Medical Center, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 167:727-33. 2008
    ..The possibility that active cigarette smoking modifies this effect is also suggested...
  15. ncbi request reprint Infertility among women exposed prenatally to diethylstilbestrol
    J R Palmer
    Slone Epidemiology Unit, Boston University School of Medicine, Brookline, MA 02446, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 154:316-21. 2001
    ..2, 4.6), respectively. The present findings indicate that diethylstilbestrol-exposed women have a higher risk of infertility than do unexposed women and that the increased risk of infertility is primarily due to uterine or tubal problems...
  16. pmc An internet-based prospective study of body size and time-to-pregnancy
    Lauren A Wise
    Department of Epidemiology, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Hum Reprod 25:253-64. 2010
    ..Recent studies have shown that both female and male obesity may delay time-to-pregnancy (TTP). Little is known about central adiposity or weight gain and fecundability in women...
  17. pmc Exposure to polyfluoroalkyl chemicals and cholesterol, body weight, and insulin resistance in the general U.S. population
    Jessica W Nelson
    Department of Environmental Health, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 118:197-202. 2010
    ..Polyfluoroalkyl chemicals (PFCs) are used commonly in commercial applications and are detected in humans and the environment worldwide. Concern has been raised that they may disrupt lipid and weight regulation...
  18. pmc A successful implementation of e-epidemiology: the Danish pregnancy planning study 'Snart-Gravid'
    Krista F Huybrechts
    Department of Epidemiology, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Eur J Epidemiol 25:297-304. 2010
    ..The successful conduct of this pilot study suggests that the internet may be a useful tool to recruit and follow subjects in prospective cohort studies...
  19. pmc Secondary sex ratio among women exposed to diethylstilbestrol in utero
    Lauren A Wise
    Slone Epidemiology Center, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 115:1314-9. 2007
    ..Previous studies have suggested an association between endocrine-disrupting compounds and secondary sex ratio...
  20. ncbi request reprint Time to pregnancy and secondary sex ratio in men exposed prenatally to diethylstilbestrol
    Lauren A Wise
    Slone Epidemiology Center, Boston University, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 166:765-74. 2007
    ..92 (95% confidence interval: 0.80, 1.04) comparing the exposed with the unexposed. In conclusion, prenatal DES exposure was not associated with a significant decrease in either fecundability or secondary sex ratio...
  21. ncbi request reprint Cancer risk in women prenatally exposed to diethylstilbestrol
    Rebecca Troisi
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Int J Cancer 121:356-60. 2007
    ..Given that the population is still young, continued follow-up is necessary to assess the overall carcinogenic impact of prenatal DES exposure...
  22. ncbi request reprint Prenatal diethylstilbestrol exposure and risk of breast cancer
    Julie R Palmer
    Slone Epidemiology Center, Boston University, 1010 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:1509-14. 2006
    ..The findings support the hypothesis that prenatal hormone levels influence breast cancer risk...
  23. ncbi request reprint Risk of breast cancer in women exposed to diethylstilbestrol in utero: prelimiinary results (United States)
    Julie R Palmer
    Slone Epidemiology Unit, Boston University School of Medicine, MA 02215, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 13:753-8. 2002
    ..We evaluated the relation of in-utero DES exposure to the risk of adult breast cancer...
  24. ncbi request reprint Risk of benign gynecologic tumors in relation to prenatal diethylstilbestrol exposure
    Lauren A Wise
    Slone Epidemiology Center, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 105:167-73. 2005
    ..To investigate the association between prenatal diethylstilbestrol (DES) exposure and risk of benign gynecologic tumors...
  25. ncbi request reprint Self-reported electrical appliance use and risk of adult brain tumors
    Ruth A Kleinerman
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, 6120 Executive Boulevard, EPS 7044, Rockville, MD 20852 7238, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 161:136-46. 2005
    ..Overall, results indicate that extremely low frequency electromagnetic fields from commonly used household appliances are unlikely to increase the risk of brain tumors...
  26. ncbi request reprint Maternal smoking during pregnancy and risk of brain tumors in the offspring. A prospective study of 1.4 million Swedish births
    Daniel R Brooks
    Department of Epidemiology, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 15:997-1005. 2004
    ..We conducted a prospective study on a large birth cohort in Sweden...
  27. ncbi request reprint Laterality of brain tumors
    Peter D Inskip
    Epidemiology and Biostatistics Program, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Natioanl Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 22:130-8. 2003
    ..Associations between tumor laterality and symptoms may influence the probability or timing of diagnosis, possibly differentially by marital status...
  28. ncbi request reprint Breast cancer incidence in women prenatally exposed to maternal cigarette smoke
    William C Strohsnitter
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Tufts New England Medical Center, 750 Washington Street, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Epidemiology 16:342-5. 2005
    ..At the start of this study, cigarette smoking history was obtained directly from the mother...
  29. ncbi request reprint Preeclampsia risk in women exposed in utero to diethylstilbestrol
    Rebecca Troisi
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 110:113-20. 2007
    ..To assess whether preeclampsia risk is elevated in pregnancies of diethylstilbestrol (DES)-exposed daughters...
  30. ncbi request reprint Sociodemographic indicators and risk of brain tumours
    Peter D Inskip
    Epidemiology and Biostatistics Program, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 32:225-33. 2003
    ....
  31. pmc Household solvent exposures and childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia
    D M Freedman
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Executive Plaza South, Room 7087, 6120 Executive Blvd, Bethesda, MD 20892 7238, USA
    Am J Public Health 91:564-7. 2001
    ..This study explored the risk of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) associated with participation by household members in hobbies or other home projects involving organic solvents...
  32. ncbi request reprint Psychosexual characteristics of men and women exposed prenatally to diethylstilbestrol
    Linda Titus-Ernstoff
    Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Dartmouth Medical School, and the Norris Cotton Cancer Center, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Epidemiology 14:155-60. 2003
    ..The adverse effects of prenatal exposure on the genitourinary tract in men and the reproductive tract in women are well established, but the possible effects on psychosexual characteristics remain largely unknown...
  33. pmc Breast cancer risk factors in relation to breast density (United States)
    Linda Titus-Ernstoff
    Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, One Medical Center, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 17:1281-90. 2006
    ..Evaluate known breast cancer risk factors in relation to breast density...
  34. ncbi request reprint Menstrual and reproductive characteristics of women whose mothers were exposed in utero to diethylstilbestrol (DES)
    Linda Titus-Ernstoff
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, and the Norris Cotton Cancer Center, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 35:862-8. 2006
    ..We report menstrual and reproductive characteristics in a unique cohort comprising daughters of women exposed prenatally to DES...
  35. ncbi request reprint Reproductive outcomes in men with prenatal exposure to diethylstilbestrol
    Kimberly M Perez
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Buffalo, State of New York, Buffalo, New York, USA
    Fertil Steril 84:1649-56. 2005
    ..To examine prenatal diethylstilbestrol (DES) exposure in relation to male reproductive outcomes...
  36. doi request reprint Offspring of women exposed in utero to diethylstilbestrol (DES): a preliminary report of benign and malignant pathology in the third generation
    Linda Titus-Ernstoff
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, and the Norris Cotton Cancer Center, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Epidemiology 19:251-7. 2008
    ..Specifically, these studies show an elevated incidence of reproductive tumors in the female offspring of prenatally-exposed mice...
  37. pmc Use of clomifene during early pregnancy and risk of hypospadias: population based case-control study
    Henrik Toft Sørensen
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Aarhus University Hospital, DK 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark
    BMJ 330:126-7. 2005
  38. doi request reprint Cervical screening and general physical examination behaviors of women exposed in utero to diethylstilbestrol
    Elizabeth A Camp
    School of Public Health, University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, TX, USA
    J Low Genit Tract Dis 12:111-7. 2008
    ..To estimate whether women exposed in utero to diethylstilbestrol (DES) report receiving more cervical and general physical examinations compared to unexposed women...

Research Grants3

  1. The Association between obesity, central adiposity and endocrine disruptors
    ELIZABETH HATCH; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The study is limited by its cross-sectional nature. Nevertheless, it may provide important clues for future, epidemiologic studies of the effect of these environmental contaminants on the risk of obesity. ..
  2. A Pilot Study Of Internet Recruitment and follow-up among Reproductive Age Women
    ELIZABETH HATCH; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..If successful, we envision this study to be the first of more elaborate studies that employ the internet to enroll cohort members into long-term follow-up studies. ..
  3. An internet based prospective study of time to pregnancy
    Elizabeth E Hatch; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Identifying modifiable risk factors for infertility and miscarriage is an important public health goal, especially because the effectiveness of treatments for these conditions is relatively poor. ..