Sharon Schwartz

Summary

Affiliation: Columbia University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The right answer for the wrong question: consequences of type III error for public health research
    S Schwartz
    Joseph L Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Public Health 89:1175-80. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint The use of well controls: an unhealthy practice in psychiatric research
    S Schwartz
    Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Psychol Med 41:1127-31. 2011
  3. pmc Extending the sufficient component cause model to describe the Stable Unit Treatment Value Assumption (SUTVA)
    Sharon Schwartz
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 722 West 168 Street, NY, New York 10032, USA
    Epidemiol Perspect Innov 9:3. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Mental health disparities research: the impact of within and between group analyses on tests of social stress hypotheses
    Sharon Schwartz
    Columbia University, MSPH, Epidemiology, 722 West 168th Street, room 720b, New York 10032, USA
    Soc Sci Med 70:1111-8. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Opening the Black Box: a motivation for the assessment of mediation
    Danella M Hafeman
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 38:838-45. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint A future for epidemiology?
    S Schwartz
    Joseph L Mailman School of Public Health Epidemiology, New York, New York, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 20:15-33. 1999
  7. ncbi request reprint Commentary: what can epidemiology accomplish?
    Sharon Schwartz
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 35:587-90; discussion 593-6. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Outcomes for the sociology of mental health: are we meeting our goals?
    Sharon Schwartz
    Columbia University, SPH, 630 West 168th Street, PH18 332, New York, N Y 10032, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 43:223-35. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Labeling effects of a controversial psychiatric diagnosis: a vignette experiment of late luteal phase dysphoric disorder
    S Schwartz
    The Joseph L Mailman School of Public Health at Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Women Health 30:63-75. 2000
  10. pmc Social patterning of stress and coping: does disadvantaged social statuses confer more stress and fewer coping resources?
    Ilan H Meyer
    Columbia University, New York, NY 10011, USA
    Soc Sci Med 67:368-79. 2008

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. pmc The right answer for the wrong question: consequences of type III error for public health research
    S Schwartz
    Joseph L Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Public Health 89:1175-80. 1999
    ..This discrepancy between the research focus and the research question is referred to as a type III error, one that provides the right answer for the wrong question...
  2. ncbi request reprint The use of well controls: an unhealthy practice in psychiatric research
    S Schwartz
    Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Psychol Med 41:1127-31. 2011
    ..One common practice that violates these principles is the use of well controls. In this paper we describe the bias that it can cause and discuss why the use of well controls leads to invalidity in case-control studies...
  3. pmc Extending the sufficient component cause model to describe the Stable Unit Treatment Value Assumption (SUTVA)
    Sharon Schwartz
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 722 West 168 Street, NY, New York 10032, USA
    Epidemiol Perspect Innov 9:3. 2012
    ..Approaching SUTVA from an SCC model helps clarify what SUTVA is and reinforces the connections between interaction and SUTVA...
  4. doi request reprint Mental health disparities research: the impact of within and between group analyses on tests of social stress hypotheses
    Sharon Schwartz
    Columbia University, MSPH, Epidemiology, 722 West 168th Street, room 720b, New York 10032, USA
    Soc Sci Med 70:1111-8. 2010
    ..To fully evaluate the evidence, we need to carefully consider the convergence and divergence of results across diverse methodologies...
  5. doi request reprint Opening the Black Box: a motivation for the assessment of mediation
    Danella M Hafeman
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 38:838-45. 2009
    ..We then describe the connections between these reasons and specific measures of indirect and direct effects that have been previously described...
  6. ncbi request reprint A future for epidemiology?
    S Schwartz
    Joseph L Mailman School of Public Health Epidemiology, New York, New York, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 20:15-33. 1999
    ..The proposed approach aims to preserve and build on the contributions of past eras, as well as the present one...
  7. ncbi request reprint Commentary: what can epidemiology accomplish?
    Sharon Schwartz
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 35:587-90; discussion 593-6. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Outcomes for the sociology of mental health: are we meeting our goals?
    Sharon Schwartz
    Columbia University, SPH, 630 West 168th Street, PH18 332, New York, N Y 10032, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 43:223-35. 2002
    ..I examine the premises of the current conceptual framework--the stress paradigm--in light of its ability to fulfill this goal, and I discuss the implications for the types of outcome measures we use...
  9. ncbi request reprint Labeling effects of a controversial psychiatric diagnosis: a vignette experiment of late luteal phase dysphoric disorder
    S Schwartz
    The Joseph L Mailman School of Public Health at Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Women Health 30:63-75. 2000
    ..In general, the results do not indicate a pervasive negative impact of this label. On the other hand, labeling the disorder a "psychiatric condition" did increase recommendations for psychiatric help...
  10. pmc Social patterning of stress and coping: does disadvantaged social statuses confer more stress and fewer coping resources?
    Ilan H Meyer
    Columbia University, New York, NY 10011, USA
    Soc Sci Med 67:368-79. 2008
    ..We discuss this lack of parsimony in social stress explanations for health disparities...
  11. pmc Increased risk of suicide attempts among Black and Latino lesbians, gay men, and bisexuals
    Shannon O'Donnell
    Ecole des hautes études en santé publique, Paris, France
    Am J Public Health 101:1055-9. 2011
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  12. ncbi request reprint Distinguishing distress from disorder as psychological outcomes of stressful social arrangements: can we and should we?
    Sharon Schwartz
    Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, USA
    Health (London) 11:291-9; discussion 321-6. 2007
  13. ncbi request reprint Issues in the epidemiological analysis and interpretation of intermediate biomarkers
    Andrew Rundle
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 12:491-6. 2003
    ..Similarly, analyses of BBED and D, controlling for E, do not provide insight into the role of G. We discuss how differences in the risk estimate for BBED, with and without control for E may be interpreted...
  14. pmc Lifetime prevalence of mental disorders and suicide attempts in diverse lesbian, gay, and bisexual populations
    Ilan H Meyer
    Department of Sociomedical Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 600 W 168 St, 9th Floor, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:1004-6. 2008
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  15. ncbi request reprint Assessing mediation: the necessity of theoretical considerations
    Danella Hafeman
    Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Prev Med 46:610-1. 2008