Magdalena Cerda

Summary

Affiliation: Columbia University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Prescription opioid mortality trends in New York City, 1990-2006: examining the emergence of an epidemic
    Magdalena Cerda
    Department of Epidemiology, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 132:53-62. 2013
  2. pmc Psychopathology in the aftermath of the Haiti earthquake: a population-based study of posttraumatic stress disorder and major depression
    Magdalena Cerda
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Depress Anxiety 30:413-24. 2013
  3. pmc The course of posttraumatic stress symptoms and functional impairment following a disaster: what is the lasting influence of acute versus ongoing traumatic events and stressors?
    M Cerda
    Department of Epidemiology, Columbia University, University Mailman School of Public Health, 722 W168th St, 10032, New York, NY, USA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 48:385-95. 2013
  4. pmc Reducing violence by transforming neighborhoods: a natural experiment in Medellín, Colombia
    Magdalena Cerda
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 722 West 168th Street, Room 527, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 175:1045-53. 2012
  5. pmc Medical marijuana laws in 50 states: investigating the relationship between state legalization of medical marijuana and marijuana use, abuse and dependence
    Magdalena Cerda
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 722 W168th St, New York, NY 10032 3727, United States
    Drug Alcohol Depend 120:22-7. 2012
  6. pmc Comorbidity among depression, conduct disorder, and drug use from adolescence to young adulthood: examining the role of violence exposures
    Magdalena Cerda
    Department of Epidemiology, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health, 722 W 168th St, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Trauma Stress 24:651-9. 2011
  7. pmc Lifetime income patterns and alcohol consumption: investigating the association between long- and short-term income trajectories and drinking
    Magdalena Cerda
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 722 W 168th St, Room 527, NY, United States
    Soc Sci Med 73:1178-85. 2011
  8. pmc Revisiting the role of the urban environment in substance use: the case of analgesic overdose fatalities
    Magdalena Cerda
    Magdalena Cerdá, Katherine M Keyes, Karestan C Koenen and Sandro Galea are with the Department of Epidemiology, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health, New York, NY Yusuf Ransome is with the Department of Sociomedical Sciences, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health Kenneth Tardiff is with the Department of Psychiatry, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY David Vlahov is with the School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco
    Am J Public Health 103:2252-60. 2013
  9. pmc Investigating the effect of social changes on age-specific gun-related homicide rates in New York City during the 1990s
    Magdalena Cerda
    New York Academy of Medicine, 1216 Fifth Ave, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:1107-15. 2010
  10. doi request reprint The relationship between neighborhood poverty and alcohol use: estimation by marginal structural models
    Magdalena Cerda
    Center for Urban Epidemiologic Studies, New York Academy of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Epidemiology 21:482-9. 2010

Detail Information

Publications25

  1. pmc Prescription opioid mortality trends in New York City, 1990-2006: examining the emergence of an epidemic
    Magdalena Cerda
    Department of Epidemiology, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 132:53-62. 2013
    ..Conclusions: The distinct epidemiologic profiles exhibited by analgesic and methadone overdose fatalities highlight the need to define drug-specific public health prevention efforts. ..
  2. pmc Psychopathology in the aftermath of the Haiti earthquake: a population-based study of posttraumatic stress disorder and major depression
    Magdalena Cerda
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Depress Anxiety 30:413-24. 2013
    ....
  3. pmc The course of posttraumatic stress symptoms and functional impairment following a disaster: what is the lasting influence of acute versus ongoing traumatic events and stressors?
    M Cerda
    Department of Epidemiology, Columbia University, University Mailman School of Public Health, 722 W168th St, 10032, New York, NY, USA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 48:385-95. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the influence of acute hurricane-related exposures and ongoing post-hurricane exposures on the short- and long-term course of posttraumatic stress symptoms (PTSS) and functional impairment (FI)...
  4. pmc Reducing violence by transforming neighborhoods: a natural experiment in Medellín, Colombia
    Magdalena Cerda
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 722 West 168th Street, Room 527, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 175:1045-53. 2012
    ..25, 95% confidence interval 0.11, 0.67). These results show that interventions in neighborhood physical infrastructure can reduce violence...
  5. pmc Medical marijuana laws in 50 states: investigating the relationship between state legalization of medical marijuana and marijuana use, abuse and dependence
    Magdalena Cerda
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 722 W168th St, New York, NY 10032 3727, United States
    Drug Alcohol Depend 120:22-7. 2012
    ..We tested the relationship between state-level legalization of medical marijuana and marijuana use, abuse, and dependence...
  6. pmc Comorbidity among depression, conduct disorder, and drug use from adolescence to young adulthood: examining the role of violence exposures
    Magdalena Cerda
    Department of Epidemiology, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health, 722 W 168th St, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Trauma Stress 24:651-9. 2011
    ....
  7. pmc Lifetime income patterns and alcohol consumption: investigating the association between long- and short-term income trajectories and drinking
    Magdalena Cerda
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 722 W 168th St, Room 527, NY, United States
    Soc Sci Med 73:1178-85. 2011
    ..Lifetime income patterns may have an indirect association with alcohol use, mediated through current socioeconomic conditions...
  8. pmc Revisiting the role of the urban environment in substance use: the case of analgesic overdose fatalities
    Magdalena Cerda
    Magdalena Cerdá, Katherine M Keyes, Karestan C Koenen and Sandro Galea are with the Department of Epidemiology, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health, New York, NY Yusuf Ransome is with the Department of Sociomedical Sciences, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health Kenneth Tardiff is with the Department of Psychiatry, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY David Vlahov is with the School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco
    Am J Public Health 103:2252-60. 2013
    ....
  9. pmc Investigating the effect of social changes on age-specific gun-related homicide rates in New York City during the 1990s
    Magdalena Cerda
    New York Academy of Medicine, 1216 Fifth Ave, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:1107-15. 2010
    ..We assessed whether New York City's gun-related homicide rates in the 1990s were associated with a range of social determinants of homicide rates...
  10. doi request reprint The relationship between neighborhood poverty and alcohol use: estimation by marginal structural models
    Magdalena Cerda
    Center for Urban Epidemiologic Studies, New York Academy of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Epidemiology 21:482-9. 2010
    ....
  11. pmc Cumulative and recent psychiatric symptoms as predictors of substance use onset: does timing matter?
    Magdalena Cerda
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Addiction 108:2119-28. 2013
    ..relative influence of recent and more chronic psychiatric symptoms on alcohol and marijuana use initiation and (ii) are there sensitive developmental periods when psychiatric symptoms have a stronger influence on substance use initiation?..
  12. pmc Estimating co-occurring behavioral trajectories within a neighborhood context: a case study of multivariate transition models for clustered data
    Magdalena Cerda
    Center for Urban Epidemiologic Studies, New York Academy of Medicine, 1216 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 168:1190-203. 2008
    ..These models can prove instrumental in answering the persistent questions about possible sequential relations among problem behaviors...
  13. doi request reprint Alcohol use trajectories among adults in an urban area after a disaster: evidence from a population-based cohort study
    Magdalena Cerda
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Addiction 103:1296-307. 2008
    ..Alcohol use increased in the New York City (NYC) metropolitan area in the first months after the 11 September 2001 terrorist attacks...
  14. doi request reprint Potentially traumatic events and the risk of six physical health conditions in a population-based sample
    Katherine M Keyes
    Department of Epidemiology, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Depress Anxiety 30:451-60. 2013
    ..Potentially traumatic events (PTEs) are common in the population, yet, the impact of total burden and specific types of PTEs on physical health has not been systematically investigated...
  15. pmc Beyond income: material resources among drug users in economically-disadvantaged New York City neighborhoods
    Danielle C Ompad
    Center for Health, Identity, Behavior, and Prevention Studies and Department of Nutrition, Food Studies and Public Health, Steinhardt School of Culture, Education and Human Development, New York University, New York, NY 10003, United States
    Drug Alcohol Depend 120:127-34. 2012
    ..Further, most do not include illegal income sources that may be relevant to drug-using populations...
  16. doi request reprint Understanding the rural-urban differences in nonmedical prescription opioid use and abuse in the United States
    Katherine M Keyes
    Katherine M Keyes, Magdalena Cerdá, and Sandro Galea are with the Department of Epidemiology, Columbia University, New York, NY Joanne E Brady is with the Department of Epidemiology and the Department of Anesthesiology, Columbia University Jennifer R Havens is with the Department of Behavioral Science, Center on Drug and Alcohol Research, University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Lexington
    Am J Public Health 104:e52-9. 2014
    ..A systematic consideration of the contexts that create differences in availability, access, and preferences is critical to understanding how drug use context varies across geography. ..
  17. pmc Neighborhood influences on the association between maternal age and birthweight: a multilevel investigation of age-related disparities in health
    Magdalena Cerda
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan, 3632 SPH Tower, 109 Observatory Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Soc Sci Med 66:2048-60. 2008
    ..The findings support the hypothesis that the relationship between maternal age and birthweight varies between neighborhoods. Indicators of neighborhood disadvantage help to explain such differences...
  18. doi request reprint Concurrent partnerships and HIV risk among men who have sex with men in New York City
    Hong Van Tieu
    From the Laboratory of Infectious Disease Prevention, Lindsley F Kimball Research Institute, New York Blood Center, New York, NY
    Sex Transm Dis 41:200-8. 2014
    ..This study describes the prevalence of concurrency and its association with serodiscordant/serostatus unknown unprotected anal or vaginal intercourse (SDUI) among MSM in New York City...
  19. pmc The role of race/ethnicity in alcohol-attributable injury in the United States
    Katherine M Keyes
    Department of Epidemiology, Columbia University, 722 West 168th Street, 7th Floor, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Epidemiol Rev 34:89-102. 2012
    ..The authors review potential social determinants of racial/ethnic disparities in alcohol-attributable injuries and identify directions for further research on these patterns...
  20. doi request reprint Comorbid forms of psychopathology: key patterns and future research directions
    Magdalena Cerda
    Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Health and Society Scholars Program, Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Epidemiol Rev 30:155-77. 2008
    ..Given the significant mental health burden placed by comorbid disorders, and their high prevalence across populations, research on the key risk factors for clustering of psychopathology is needed...
  21. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal determinants of posttraumatic stress in a population-based cohort study
    Sandro Galea
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48104 2548, USA
    Epidemiology 19:47-54. 2008
    ..Posttraumatic stress disorder is a prevalent and disabling psychologic pathology. Longitudinal research on the predictors of posttraumatic stress symptomatology is limited...
  22. pmc A prospective population based study of changes in alcohol use and binge drinking after a mass traumatic event
    Magdalena Cerda
    Center for Urban Epidemiologic Studies, 1216 Fifth Avenue, New York Academy of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 115:1-8. 2011
    ..Disaster-related exposures may have a particularly strong impact among individuals with a history of social and economic adversity, widening preexisting health disparities...
  23. pmc Adolescent marijuana use from 2002 to 2008: higher in states with medical marijuana laws, cause still unclear
    Melanie M Wall
    Department of Biostatistics, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032 3727, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 21:714-6. 2011
    ..Since 1996, 16 states have legalized marijuana use for medical purposes. The current study provides a scientific assessment of the association of medical marijuana laws (MML) and adolescent marijuana use using national data...
  24. doi request reprint Immediate and longer-term stressors and the mental health of Hurricane Ike survivors
    Sarah R Lowe
    Department of Epidemiology, Columbia University, Mailman School of Public Health, New York, New York, USA
    J Trauma Stress 26:753-61. 2013
    ..The findings suggest that policies and interventions can reduce the impact of disasters on mental health by preventing and alleviating both immediate and longer-term postdisaster stressors. ..
  25. pmc Methods to measure the impact of home, social, and sexual neighborhoods of urban gay, bisexual, and other men who have sex with men
    Beryl A Koblin
    Laboratory of Infectious Disease Prevention, Lindsley F Kimball Research Institute, New York Blood Center, New York, New York, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e75878. 2013
    ..The resultant dataset offers the opportunity to conduct analyses that will yield context-specific and nuanced understandings of the relations among neighborhood space, and the well-being and health of urban MSM. ..