Susan Harlap

Summary

Affiliation: Columbia University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Gestational diabetes as a risk factor for pancreatic cancer: a prospective cohort study
    M C Perrin
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, New York University, 550 1st Avenue, New York, NY 10017, USA
    BMC Med 5:25. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Late fetal death in offspring and subsequent incidence of prostate cancer in fathers: the Jerusalem Perinatal Study cohort
    S Harlap
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Prostate 67:989-98. 2007
  3. pmc The Jerusalem Perinatal Study cohort, 1964-2005: methods and a review of the main results
    Susan Harlap
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, New York 10032, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 21:256-73. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Prostate cancer in fathers with fewer male offspring: the Jerusalem Perinatal Study cohort
    Susan Harlap
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 722 W 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 99:77-81. 2007
  5. pmc Incidence of schizophrenia among second-generation immigrants in the jerusalem perinatal cohort
    Cheryl Corcoran
    New York State Psychiatric Institute, Unit 2, 1051 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Schizophr Bull 35:596-602. 2009
  6. pmc Effect of socioeconomic status and parents' education at birth on risk of schizophrenia in offspring
    Cheryl Corcoran
    Dept of Psychiatry, New York State Psychiatric Institute, Columbia University, 1051 Riverside Drive, Unit 2, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 44:265-71. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Prenatal stress and affective disorders in a population birth cohort
    Karine Kleinhaus
    Departments of Psychiatry, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Bipolar Disord 15:92-9. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Olfaction and cognition in schizophrenia: sex matters
    Dolores Malaspina
    Institute for Social and Psychiatric Initiatives, New York University School of Medicine, 500 1st Ave, NBV 22N14, New York, NY 10016, USA
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 24:165-75. 2012
  9. pmc Catatonic schizophrenia: a cohort prospective study
    Karine Kleinhaus
    Department of Psychiatry, New York University School of Medicine, 550 First Avenue, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Schizophr Bull 38:331-7. 2012
  10. pmc Tetrachloroethylene exposure and risk of schizophrenia: offspring of dry cleaners in a population birth cohort, preliminary findings
    Mary C Perrin
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, New York, 10032, USA
    Schizophr Res 90:251-4. 2007

Research Grants

  1. CANCER IN THE JERUSALEM PERINATAL STUDY COHORT
    Susan Harlap; Fiscal Year: 1999
  2. CANCER IN THE JERUSALEM PERINATAL STUDY COHORT
    Susan Harlap; Fiscal Year: 2000
  3. CANCER IN THE JERUSALEM PERINATAL STUDY COHORT
    Susan Harlap; Fiscal Year: 2001
  4. CANCER IN THE JERUSALEM PERINATAL STUDY COHORT
    Susan Harlap; Fiscal Year: 2002
  5. Cancer In the Jerusalem Perinatal Study
    Susan Harlap; Fiscal Year: 2003
  6. Cancer In the Jerusalem Perinatal Study
    Susan Harlap; Fiscal Year: 2004
  7. Cancer In the Jerusalem Perinatal Study
    Susan Harlap; Fiscal Year: 2005

Detail Information

Publications31

  1. pmc Gestational diabetes as a risk factor for pancreatic cancer: a prospective cohort study
    M C Perrin
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, New York University, 550 1st Avenue, New York, NY 10017, USA
    BMC Med 5:25. 2007
    ..There were 54 cases of pancreatic cancer ascertained from the Israel Cancer Registry during follow-up...
  2. ncbi request reprint Late fetal death in offspring and subsequent incidence of prostate cancer in fathers: the Jerusalem Perinatal Study cohort
    S Harlap
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Prostate 67:989-98. 2007
    ..We sought to determine whether risk of prostate cancer was altered in men who had fathered stillborn offspring...
  3. pmc The Jerusalem Perinatal Study cohort, 1964-2005: methods and a review of the main results
    Susan Harlap
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, New York 10032, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 21:256-73. 2007
    ..Characteristics of this unique population are shown. Findings from the study are reviewed and a list of references is provided. The cohorts provide a unique source of data for a wide variety of studies...
  4. ncbi request reprint Prostate cancer in fathers with fewer male offspring: the Jerusalem Perinatal Study cohort
    Susan Harlap
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 722 W 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 99:77-81. 2007
    ..0001) but did not change with the number of daughters. These findings suggest that a Y chromosome locus may be involved in prostate cancer risk in this population...
  5. pmc Incidence of schizophrenia among second-generation immigrants in the jerusalem perinatal cohort
    Cheryl Corcoran
    New York State Psychiatric Institute, Unit 2, 1051 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Schizophr Bull 35:596-602. 2009
    ..Few contemporary studies have evaluated the risk of schizophrenia among second-generation immigrants in other parts of the world...
  6. pmc Effect of socioeconomic status and parents' education at birth on risk of schizophrenia in offspring
    Cheryl Corcoran
    Dept of Psychiatry, New York State Psychiatric Institute, Columbia University, 1051 Riverside Drive, Unit 2, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 44:265-71. 2009
    ..Instead, a modest increase in risk for schizophrenia was observed only for those born at the bottom of the social ladder...
  7. doi request reprint Prenatal stress and affective disorders in a population birth cohort
    Karine Kleinhaus
    Departments of Psychiatry, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Bipolar Disord 15:92-9. 2013
    ..We examined the relationship of the timing of an acute psychosocial threat during pregnancy to the incidence of affective disorders in offspring using data from a large birth cohort...
  8. doi request reprint Olfaction and cognition in schizophrenia: sex matters
    Dolores Malaspina
    Institute for Social and Psychiatric Initiatives, New York University School of Medicine, 500 1st Ave, NBV 22N14, New York, NY 10016, USA
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 24:165-75. 2012
    ..These findings indicate significant sex differences in olfactory processing in schizophrenia. Combining the sexes in research analyses may obscure important differences...
  9. pmc Catatonic schizophrenia: a cohort prospective study
    Karine Kleinhaus
    Department of Psychiatry, New York University School of Medicine, 550 First Avenue, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Schizophr Bull 38:331-7. 2012
    ..This study is the first to describe catatonia using prospectively collected data and to examine how catatonic schizophrenia differs from, or resembles, other types of schizophrenia...
  10. pmc Tetrachloroethylene exposure and risk of schizophrenia: offspring of dry cleaners in a population birth cohort, preliminary findings
    Mary C Perrin
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, New York, 10032, USA
    Schizophr Res 90:251-4. 2007
    ..We observed an increased incidence of schizophrenia in offspring of parents who were dry cleaners (RR=3.4, 95% CI, 1.3-9.2, p=0.01). Tetrachloroethylene exposure warrants further investigation as a risk factor for schizophrenia...
  11. ncbi request reprint Advancing paternal age and autism
    Abraham Reichenberg
    Department of Psychiatry and Seaver Center for Autism Research, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Place, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 63:1026-32. 2006
    ..Maternal and paternal ages are associated with neurodevelopmental disorders...
  12. pmc Maternal household crowding during pregnancy and the offspring's risk of schizophrenia
    David Kimhy
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Schizophr Res 86:23-9. 2006
    ..We tested the hypothesis that a similar link is present in humans...
  13. doi request reprint Older paternal age strongly increases the morbidity for schizophrenia in sisters of affected females
    Mary Perrin
    Department of Psychiatry, New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 153:1329-35. 2010
    ..The authors speculate that the hypothesized paternally expressed genes on the X chromosome might play some role in these observations...
  14. ncbi request reprint Paternal age and preeclampsia
    Susan Harlap
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Kaplan Cancer Center, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Epidemiology 13:660-7. 2002
    ..Paternal aging is associated with premeiotic damage to spermatogonia, a mechanism by which new point mutations are introduced into the gene pool. We hypothesized that paternal age might contribute to preeclampsia...
  15. pmc Olfactory processing, sex effects and heterogeneity in schizophrenia
    Dolores Malaspina
    New York University School of Medicine, Institute for Social and Psychiatric Initiatives, 500 1st Avenue, NBV 22N10, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Schizophr Res 135:144-51. 2012
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  16. pmc Paternal age and sporadic schizophrenia: evidence for de novo mutations
    Dolores Malaspina
    Columbia University Department of Psychiatry New York State Psychiatric Institute, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Am J Med Genet 114:299-303. 2002
    ..7 years) than familial patients; so later childbirth was not attributable to parental psychiatric illness. These findings support the hypothesis that de novo mutations contribute to the risk for sporadic schizophrenia...
  17. ncbi request reprint Lung cancer risk in white and black Americans
    Steven D Stellman
    American Health Foundation, One Dana Road, Valhalla, NY 10595, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 13:294-302. 2003
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  18. ncbi request reprint Paternal age and intelligence: implications for age-related genomic changes in male germ cells
    Dolores Malaspina
    New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Psychiatr Genet 15:117-25. 2005
    ..There are also substantial genetic influences on intelligence, so de novo genetic events in male germ cells, which accompany advancing paternal age, may plausibly influence offspring intelligence...
  19. ncbi request reprint Cancer screening among older women in a culturally insular community
    Steven M Albert
    Gertrude H Sergievsky Center, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Prev Med 39:649-56. 2004
    ..We investigated whether older women in one such community were less likely to be screened for breast, cervical, and colorectal cancer than other women in the same geographic area...
  20. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic x-rays and risk of epithelial ovarian carcinoma in Jews
    Susan Harlap
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 12:426-34. 2002
    ..To test the hypothesis that there would be ethnic differences in susceptibility to ionizing radiation from diagnostic x-rays...
  21. pmc Very high birth weight of offspring is associated with an increased risk of leukemia in their mothers: results of a population-based cohort study
    Ora Paltiel
    School of Public Health, Hadassah Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel
    Leuk Res 32:1709-14. 2008
    ..Potential mechanisms include shared exposures of high birth weight infants and their mothers, possibly to radiation or growth factors, or genetic pathways leading to both high birth weight and leukemia...
  22. ncbi request reprint Ethnic ancestry and increased paternal age are risk factors for breast cancer before the age of 40 years
    Inbal Weiss-Salz
    Department of Health Services Research, Ministry of Health, Jerusalem, Isreal
    Eur J Cancer Prev 16:549-54. 2007
    ..The excess risk of early breast cancer associated with ancestry from Iraq, Iran and Afghanistan suggests involvement of genetic determinants, environmental exposures and/or lifestyle factors and mandates further investigation...
  23. pmc Birthweight of offspring and mortality of parents: the Jerusalem perinatal study cohort
    Yechiel Friedlander
    Unit of Epidemiology, Hebrew University School of Public Health, Jerusalem, Israel
    Ann Epidemiol 17:914-22. 2007
    ..Distinguishing between risks of outcomes in mothers from fathers potentially provides clues as to the relative roles of genetic versus nongenetic mechanisms underlying these associations...
  24. pmc Prepregnancy body mass index, hypertensive disorders of pregnancy, and long-term maternal mortality
    Margaret E Samuels-Kalow
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8063, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 197:490.e1-6. 2007
    ..This study examines the relationship between elevated prepregnancy body mass index (BMI), HDP, and postpregnancy mortality...
  25. ncbi request reprint Late stillbirths and long-term mortality of mothers
    Ronit Calderon-Margalit
    Hadassah Hebrew University Braun School of Public Health, Jerusalem, Israel
    Obstet Gynecol 109:1301-8. 2007
    ..To assess whether women who experienced stillbirths have an excess risk of long-term mortality...
  26. ncbi request reprint The interval between cancer diagnosis among mothers and offspring in a population-based cohort
    Ora Paltiel
    Braun School of Public Health, Hadassah Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel
    Fam Cancer 6:121-9. 2007
    ..We explored the possibility that ascertainment bias influences cancer detection in families, bearing upon the time interval between diagnosis of affected mothers and offspring...
  27. ncbi request reprint The risk of cancer following hospitalization for infection in infancy: a population-based cohort study
    Ora Paltiel
    School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Hadassah Hebrew University Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:1964-8. 2006
    ..Our aim was to examine this association in the Jerusalem Perinatal Study, a population-based cohort comprising all offspring from western Jerusalem and surroundings born from 1964 to 1976...
  28. ncbi request reprint Birth weight and other risk factors for acute leukemia in the Jerusalem Perinatal Study cohort
    Ora Paltiel
    Braun School of Public Health and Community Medicine, and Department of Hematology, Hadassah Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 13:1057-64. 2004
    ..To assess the effect of birth weight of children and their siblings and other perinatal/parental factors on the risk of acute leukemia...
  29. pmc Cancer after pre-eclampsia: follow up of the Jerusalem perinatal study cohort
    Ora Paltiel
    Braun School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Hadassah Hebrew University, Jerusalem 91120, Israel
    BMJ 328:919. 2004
    ..To compare the incidence of cancer among women with and without a history of pre-eclampsia...
  30. ncbi request reprint Long-term mortality after preeclampsia
    Edmund F Funai
    Section of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8063, USA
    Epidemiology 16:206-15. 2005
    ..Many believe that preeclampsia is not associated with future morbidity or mortality. We sought to investigate the long-term risk of mortality in women with preeclampsia, focusing on those known to be subsequently normotensive...
  31. ncbi request reprint Epithelial ovarian carcinoma and fertility of parents
    Susan Harlap
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, New York University School of Medicine, NY 10016, USA
    Epidemiology 13:59-65. 2002
    ..If confirmed in other data sets, these findings imply that sibship size might have confounded previous estimates of risk associated with a family history of cancer or with Jewish ethnicity...

Research Grants7

  1. CANCER IN THE JERUSALEM PERINATAL STUDY COHORT
    Susan Harlap; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..The results may identify women who would benefit from intensive screening or provide new clues to the etiology of breast cancer. ..
  2. CANCER IN THE JERUSALEM PERINATAL STUDY COHORT
    Susan Harlap; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..The results may identify women who would benefit from intensive screening or provide new clues to the etiology of breast cancer. ..
  3. CANCER IN THE JERUSALEM PERINATAL STUDY COHORT
    Susan Harlap; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The results may identify women who would benefit from intensive screening or provide new clues to the etiology of breast cancer. ..
  4. CANCER IN THE JERUSALEM PERINATAL STUDY COHORT
    Susan Harlap; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The results may identify women who would benefit from intensive screening or provide new clues to the etiology of breast cancer. ..
  5. Cancer In the Jerusalem Perinatal Study
    Susan Harlap; Fiscal Year: 2003
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  6. Cancer In the Jerusalem Perinatal Study
    Susan Harlap; Fiscal Year: 2004
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  7. Cancer In the Jerusalem Perinatal Study
    Susan Harlap; Fiscal Year: 2005
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