Affiliation: Georgetown University
- The potential effects of tobacco control in China: projections from the China SimSmoke simulation modelDavid Levy
Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Population Science, Department of Oncology, Georgetown University, Washington, DC 20007, USA
BMJ 348:g1134. 2014..To use a computer simulation model to project the potential impact in China of tobacco control measures on smoking, as recommended by the World Health Organization Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC), being fully implemented...
- Comparing effects of tobacco use prevention modalities: need for complex system modelsSteve Sussman
Departments of Preventive Medicine and Psychology, University of Southern California, Soto Street Building 302A, 2001 N, Soto Street, Los Angeles, CA, 90033 9045, USA
Tob Induc Dis 11:2. 2013..Studying tobacco use prevention as a complex system is considered as a means to maximize effects from combinations of prevention types. Future studies will need to more systematically consider the role of combined programming...
- Italy SimSmoke: the effect of tobacco control policies on smoking prevalence and smoking attributable deaths in ItalyDavid Levy
Department of Epidemiology, Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Via La Masa, 19 20156, Milan, Italy
BMC Public Health 12:709. 2012..The present study aims to evaluate the effect of past and project the effect of future tobacco control policies on smoking prevalence and associated premature mortality in Italy...
- Smoking-related deaths averted due to three years of policy progressDavid T Levy
Department of Oncology, Georgetown University, 3300 Whitehaven Street NW, Suite 4100, Washington, DC 20007, USA
Bull World Health Organ 91:509-18. 2013..To evaluate the global impact of adopting highest-level MPOWER tobacco control policies in different countries and territories from 2007 to 2010...
- The Brazil SimSmoke policy simulation model: the effect of strong tobacco control policies on smoking prevalence and smoking-attributable deaths in a middle income nationDavid Levy
Population Sciences, Department of Oncology, Georgetown University, Washington DC, USA
PLoS Med 9:e1001336. 2012..This paper estimates the effect of these stricter policies on smoking prevalence and associated premature mortality, and the effect that additional policies may have...
- Simulation modeling of policies directed at youth sugar-sweetened beverage consumptionDavid T Levy
Cancer Control, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University, Washington, DC, USA
Am J Community Psychol 51:299-313. 2013....
- The role of public policies in reducing smoking: the Minnesota SimSmoke tobacco policy modelDavid T Levy
Department of Oncology, Georgetown University, Washington, DC 20007, USA
Am J Prev Med 43:S179-86. 2012..Modeling is used to examine policy effects on smoking prevalence and smoking-attributable deaths...
- Chapter 10: A macro-model of smoking and lung cancer: examining aggregate trends in lung cancer rates using the CPS-I and CPS-II and two-stage clonal expansion modelsDavid T Levy
Population Sciences, Department of Oncology, Georgetown University, 3300 Whitehaven St NW, Washington, DC 2007, USA
Risk Anal 32:S125-41. 2012..Systematic biases were observed from TSCE models using CPS-I and CPS-II data to estimate smoking-related lung cancer deaths...
- Smoking and adverse maternal and child health outcomes in BrazilDavid Levy
Department of Oncology, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University, Washington, DC
Nicotine Tob Res 15:1797-804. 2013..Less research has been conducted in low and middle income countries, but a burgeoning literature can be found for Brazil...
- Collaborative modeling of the impact of obesity on race-specific breast cancer incidence and mortalityYaojen Chang
Cancer Prevention and Control Program, Department of Oncology, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, 3300 Whitehaven Street, Suite 4100, Washington, DC 20007, USA
Breast Cancer Res Treat 136:823-35. 2012..Despite its modest impact on breast cancer control and race disparities, obesity remains one of the few known modifiable risks for cancer and other diseases, underlining its relevance as a public health target...