S D Stellman

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Affiliation: Columbia University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Imputation method for lifetime exposure assessment in air pollution epidemiologic studies
    Jan Beyea
    Consulting in the Public Interest CIPI, Lambertville, NJ, USA
    Environ Health 12:62. 2013
  2. pmc Exposure to fogger trucks and breast cancer incidence in the Long Island Breast Cancer Study Project: a case-control study
    Alexandra J White
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Environ Health 12:24. 2013
  3. pmc Self-reported exposure to pesticides in residential settings and risk of breast cancer: a case-control study
    Umar Farooq
    Department of Internal Medicine, Harrisburg Hospital, Pinnacle Health Hospitals, Harrisburg, PA 17104, USA
    Environ Health 9:30. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Issues of causality in the history of occupational epidemiology
    Steven D Stellman
    Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Soz Praventivmed 48:151-60. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Exposure opportunity models for Agent Orange, dioxin, and other military herbicides used in Vietnam, 1961-1971
    Steven D Stellman
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Expo Anal Environ Epidemiol 14:354-62. 2004
  6. pmc Ernst Wynder: citation analysis
    Steven D Stellman
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Prev Med 43:268-70. 2006
  7. pmc Ernst Wynder: a remembrance
    Steven D Stellman
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Prev Med 43:239-45. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Smoking and lung cancer risk in American and Japanese men: an international case-control study
    S D Stellman
    Division of Epidemiology, American Health Foundation, Valhalla, New York 10595, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 10:1193-9. 2001
  9. pmc Monitoring the tobacco use epidemic II: The agent: Current and emerging tobacco products
    Steven D Stellman
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 722 West 168th Street, New York, New York, USA
    Prev Med 48:S11-5. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Breast cancer risk in relation to adipose concentrations of organochlorine pesticides and polychlorinated biphenyls in Long Island, New York
    S D Stellman
    Divisions of Epidemiology, American Health Foundation, Valhalla, New York 10595, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 9:1241-9. 2000

Research Grants

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Publications35

  1. pmc Imputation method for lifetime exposure assessment in air pollution epidemiologic studies
    Jan Beyea
    Consulting in the Public Interest CIPI, Lambertville, NJ, USA
    Environ Health 12:62. 2013
    ..We also address challenges that arise, including choice of imputation method, potential bias in regression coefficients, and uncertainty in age-at-exposure sensitivities...
  2. pmc Exposure to fogger trucks and breast cancer incidence in the Long Island Breast Cancer Study Project: a case-control study
    Alexandra J White
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Environ Health 12:24. 2013
    ..Self-reported acute exposure to a fogger truck, which sprayed DDT prior to 1972, was hypothesized to increase the risk of breast cancer, particularly among women exposed at a young age or diagnosed with ER+PR+ breast cancer...
  3. pmc Self-reported exposure to pesticides in residential settings and risk of breast cancer: a case-control study
    Umar Farooq
    Department of Internal Medicine, Harrisburg Hospital, Pinnacle Health Hospitals, Harrisburg, PA 17104, USA
    Environ Health 9:30. 2010
    ..We, therefore, present a case-control study examining self-reported exposure to household pesticides with regard to associated risk of breast cancer...
  4. ncbi request reprint Issues of causality in the history of occupational epidemiology
    Steven D Stellman
    Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Soz Praventivmed 48:151-60. 2003
    ..The cooperation of labor unions, such as those of steel and asbestos workers, has often been a crucial factor in providing essential data...
  5. ncbi request reprint Exposure opportunity models for Agent Orange, dioxin, and other military herbicides used in Vietnam, 1961-1971
    Steven D Stellman
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Expo Anal Environ Epidemiol 14:354-62. 2004
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  6. pmc Ernst Wynder: citation analysis
    Steven D Stellman
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Prev Med 43:268-70. 2006
    ..Twenty-five papers and one book were cited in over 200 publications. His publications included 441 co-authors from a broad range of scientific disciplines...
  7. pmc Ernst Wynder: a remembrance
    Steven D Stellman
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Prev Med 43:239-45. 2006
    ..This brief remembrance provides some experiences and perspectives that influenced my career as a cancer epidemiologist...
  8. ncbi request reprint Smoking and lung cancer risk in American and Japanese men: an international case-control study
    S D Stellman
    Division of Epidemiology, American Health Foundation, Valhalla, New York 10595, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 10:1193-9. 2001
    ....
  9. pmc Monitoring the tobacco use epidemic II: The agent: Current and emerging tobacco products
    Steven D Stellman
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 722 West 168th Street, New York, New York, USA
    Prev Med 48:S11-5. 2009
    ..This Agent paper (II of V on monitoring the tobacco use epidemic) summarizes the findings and recommendations of the Agent (product) Working Group of the November, 2002, National Tobacco Monitoring, Research and Evaluation Workshop...
  10. ncbi request reprint Breast cancer risk in relation to adipose concentrations of organochlorine pesticides and polychlorinated biphenyls in Long Island, New York
    S D Stellman
    Divisions of Epidemiology, American Health Foundation, Valhalla, New York 10595, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 9:1241-9. 2000
    ..Investigations of associations with cancer at other sites should be carried out...
  11. 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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  12. ncbi request reprint Relative abundance of organochlorine pesticides and polychlorinated biphenyls in adipose tissue and serum of women in Long Island, New York
    S D Stellman
    Division of Epidemiology, American Health Foundation, New York, New York 10017, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 7:489-96. 1998
    ..All adipose-serum correlations for pesticides and most PCBs were statistically significant. Either serum or adipose OCP/PCB levels of a variety of environmental organochlorine compounds may serve as useful biomarkers of body burden...
  13. ncbi request reprint Handheld cellular telephone use and risk of brain cancer
    J E Muscat
    American Health Foundation, 1 Dana Rd, Valhalla, NY 10595, USA
    JAMA 284:3001-7. 2000
    ..A relative paucity of data exist on the possible health effects of using cellular telephones...
  14. pmc A geographic information system for characterizing exposure to Agent Orange and other herbicides in Vietnam
    Jeanne Mager Stellman
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 111:321-8. 2003
    ..To facilitate widespread use of the GIS, a user-friendly software package was developed to permit researchers to assign exposure opportunity indexes to troops, locations, or individuals...
  15. pmc Mentholated cigarettes and smoking habits in whites and blacks
    J E Muscat
    American Health Foundation, Valhalla, New York 10595, USA
    Tob Control 11:368-71. 2002
    ..To determine if cigarette mentholation is associated with the frequency of smoking and with quitting, and whether mentholation explains racial differences in these two smoking behaviours...
  16. ncbi request reprint The extent and patterns of usage of Agent Orange and other herbicides in Vietnam
    Jeanne Mager Stellman
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 600 West 168th Street, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Nature 422:681-7. 2003
    ..Our identification of specific military herbicide targets has led to a more coherent understanding of spraying. Common errors in earlier interpretations of the spray data are also discussed...
  17. ncbi request reprint Reported residential pesticide use and breast cancer risk on Long Island, New York
    Susan L Teitelbaum
    Department of Community Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave Levy Place, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 165:643-51. 2007
    ..This study is the first known to suggest that self-reported use of residential pesticides may increase breast cancer risk. Further investigation in other populations is necessary to confirm these findings...
  18. ncbi request reprint Doses of nicotine and lung carcinogens delivered to cigarette smokers
    M V Djordjevic
    Division of Cancer Etiology and Prevention, American Health Foundation, Valhalla, NY 10595, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 92:106-11. 2000
    ..We conducted this study to obtain more realistic estimates of exposure to components of cigarette smoke that affect lung cancer risk...
  19. ncbi request reprint Cancer mortality and wood dust exposure among participants in the American Cancer Society Cancer Prevention Study-II (CPS-II)
    S D Stellman
    Division of Epidemiology, American Health Foundation, New York, New York 10017, USA
    Am J Ind Med 34:229-37. 1998
    ..Excess sino-nasal cancer was not observed, but the number of cases was small...
  20. ncbi request reprint Handheld cellular telephones and risk of acoustic neuroma
    J E Muscat
    American Health Foundation, Valhalla, NY 10595, USA
    Neurology 58:1304-6. 2002
    ..In patients who used cellular telephones, the tumor occurred more often on the contralateral than ipsilateral side of the head. Further efforts should focus on potentially longer induction periods...
  21. ncbi request reprint Environmental toxins and breast cancer on Long Island. I. Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon DNA adducts
    Marilie D Gammon
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, School of Public Health, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7435, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 11:677-85. 2002
    ..These data indicate that PAH-DNA adduct formation may influence breast cancer development, although the association does not appear to be dose dependent and may have a threshold effect...
  22. ncbi request reprint Influence of type of cigarette on peripheral versus central lung cancer
    Daniel R Brooks
    Department of Epidemiology, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:576-81. 2005
    ..We reviewed radiologic data to evaluate the hypothesis that tumors in smokers of cigarettes with lower-tar yield are more likely to occur peripherally than tumors in smokers of higher-yield cigarettes...
  23. ncbi request reprint Environmental toxins and breast cancer on Long Island. II. Organochlorine compound levels in blood
    Marilie D Gammon
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, School of Public Health, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7435, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 11:686-97. 2002
    ..These findings, based on the largest number of samples analyzed to date among primarily white women, do not support the hypothesis that organochlorines increase breast cancer risk among Long Island women...
  24. ncbi request reprint Risk of lung carcinoma among users of nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs
    Joshua E Muscat
    American Health Foundation, Valhalla, New York 10595, USA
    Cancer 97:1732-6. 2003
    ..To the authors' knowledge there are little data regarding whether regular use of NSAIDs reduces the risk of developing lung carcinoma in humans...
  25. ncbi request reprint Adipose concentrations of organochlorine compounds and breast cancer recurrence in Long Island, New York
    Joshua E Muscat
    Institute for Cancer Prevention, Valhalla, New York 10595, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 12:1474-8. 2003
    ..9-5.1). In contrast to previous data showing no relationship between OC exposure and risk of breast cancer in these women, adipose PCB concentrations were associated with tumor recurrence. Pesticide levels were not related to recurrence...
  26. ncbi request reprint Residential environmental exposures and other characteristics associated with detectable PAH-DNA adducts in peripheral mononuclear cells in a population-based sample of adult females
    Sumitra Shantakumar
    Department of Epidemiology, CB 7435 McGavran Greenberg Hall, University of North Carolina School of Public Health, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7435, USA
    J Expo Anal Environ Epidemiol 15:482-90. 2005
    ..These data suggest that PAH-DNA adducts detected in a population-based sample of adult women with ambient exposure levels reflect some key residential PAH exposure sources assessed in this study, such as cigarette smoking...
  27. ncbi request reprint The Long Island Breast Cancer Study Project: description of a multi-institutional collaboration to identify environmental risk factors for breast cancer
    Marilie D Gammon
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599 7400, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 74:235-54. 2002
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  28. pmc Airborne emissions from 1961 to 2004 of benzo[a]pyrene from U.S. vehicles per km of travel based on tunnel studies
    Jan Beyea
    Consulting in the Public Interest CIPI, Lambertville, New Jersey, Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 42:7315-20. 2008
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  29. ncbi request reprint Gender differences relative to smoking behavior and emissions of toxins from mainstream cigarette smoke
    Assieh A Melikian
    New York University, School of Medicine, Department of Environmental Medicine, Tuxedo, NY 10987, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 9:377-87. 2007
    ..The present study suggests that gender differences in exposure to tobacco smoke cannot account for a higher rate of lung cancer in female smokers compared with male smokers...
  30. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for course of posttraumatic stress disorder among Vietnam veterans: a 14-year follow-up of American Legionnaires
    Karestan C Koenen
    Women s Health Sciences Division, National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, VA Boston Healthcare System, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 71:980-6. 2003
    ..Combat exposure predicted PTSD course more strongly than any other risk factor. Findings suggest recovery from PTSD is significantly influenced by perceived social support...
  31. ncbi request reprint Racial differences in exposure and glucuronidation of the tobacco-specific carcinogen 4-(methylnitrosamino)-1-(3-pyridyl)-1-butanone (NNK)
    Joshua E Muscat
    Department of Health Evaluation Sciences, Pennsylvania State Cancer Institute, Pennsylvania State College of Medicine, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Cancer 103:1420-6. 2005
    ..It has not been determined whether there are racial differences in the exposure to the cigarette smoke carcinogen 4-(methylnitrosamino)-1-(3-pyridyl)-1-butanone (NNK) and in the detoxification of NNK metabolites...
  32. pmc Comparison of CYP1A2 and NAT2 phenotypes between black and white smokers
    Joshua E Muscat
    Penn State Cancer Institute, Department of Public Health Sciences, Penn State University College of Medicine, Hershey, PA 17036, USA
    Biochem Pharmacol 76:929-37. 2008
    ..Collectively, these results indicated that phenotypic differences in NAT2 alone or in combination with CYP1A2 might help explain the higher incidence rates of transitional cell bladder cancer in whites...
  33. ncbi request reprint Effect of delivered dosage of cigarette smoke toxins on the levels of urinary biomarkers of exposure
    Assieh A Melikian
    Department of Environmental Medicine, New York University School of Medicine, Tuxedo, NY 10987, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:1408-15. 2007
    ..Thus, the intensity of the exposures significantly affects the levels of urinary biomarkers of exposure and should be taken into account in the evaluation of human exposure to cigarette smoke toxins...
  34. ncbi request reprint Charcoal cigarette filters and lung cancer risk in Aichi Prefecture, Japan
    Joshua E Muscat
    Department of Health Evaluation Sciences, Penn State Cancer Institute, Division of Population Sciences, Penn State College of Medicine, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Cancer Sci 96:283-7. 2005
    ..As the detection of a modest benefit or risk (e.g. 10-20%) that can have significant public health impact requires large samples, the findings should be confirmed or refuted in larger studies...
  35. pmc Validation and calibration of a model used to reconstruct historical exposure to polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons for use in epidemiologic studies
    Jan Beyea
    Consulting in the Public Interest, Lambertville, New Jersey, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 114:1053-8. 2006
    ..Here we report the results of four exercises to validate and calibrate the model...

Research Grants1

  1. Columbia-GHI Consortium for Claims-Based Cancer Studies
    STEVEN STELLMAN; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....