Natalie B Slopen

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Psychosocial stress and cigarette smoking persistence, cessation, and relapse over 9-10 years: a prospective study of middle-aged adults in the United States
    Natalie Slopen
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 24:1849-63. 2013
  2. pmc Socioeconomic and other social stressors and biomarkers of cardiometabolic risk in youth: a systematic review of less studied risk factors
    Natalie Slopen
    Center on the Developing Child, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e64418. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Childhood adversity and cell-mediated immunity in young adulthood: does type and timing matter?
    Natalie Slopen
    Center on the Developing Child, 50 Church St, 4th Floor, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Brain Behav Immun 28:63-71. 2013
  4. pmc Childhood adversity and inflammatory processes in youth: a prospective study
    Natalie Slopen
    Center on the Developing Child, Harvard University, United States Harvard School of Public Health, United States
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 38:188-200. 2013
  5. pmc Alterations in neural processing and psychopathology in children raised in institutions
    Natalie Slopen
    Center on the Developing Child, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 69:1022-30. 2012
  6. pmc Psychosocial stressors and cigarette smoking among African American adults in midlife
    Natalie Slopen
    Center on the Developing Child, Harvard University, 50 Church Street, 4th Floor, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 14:1161-9. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Common patterns of violence experiences and depression and anxiety among adolescents
    Natalie Slopen
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, USA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 47:1591-605. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Childhood adversity and immune and inflammatory biomarkers associated with cardiovascular risk in youth: a systematic review
    Natalie Slopen
    Center on the Developing Child, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, United States
    Brain Behav Immun 26:239-50. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Age analysis of newspaper coverage of mental illness
    Natalie B Slopen
    The University of Chicago Center for Psychiatric Rehabilitation Chicago, Illinois, USA
    J Health Commun 12:3-15. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Sex, stressful life events, and adult onset depression and alcohol dependence: are men and women equally vulnerable?
    Natalie Slopen
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, USA
    Soc Sci Med 73:615-22. 2011

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. pmc Psychosocial stress and cigarette smoking persistence, cessation, and relapse over 9-10 years: a prospective study of middle-aged adults in the United States
    Natalie Slopen
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 24:1849-63. 2013
    ..To address this need, we examined the association between a variety of psychosocial stressors and smoking persistence, cessation, and relapse over 9-10 years among adults in the United States (n = 4,938, ages 25-74)...
  2. pmc Socioeconomic and other social stressors and biomarkers of cardiometabolic risk in youth: a systematic review of less studied risk factors
    Natalie Slopen
    Center on the Developing Child, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e64418. 2013
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Childhood adversity and cell-mediated immunity in young adulthood: does type and timing matter?
    Natalie Slopen
    Center on the Developing Child, 50 Church St, 4th Floor, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Brain Behav Immun 28:63-71. 2013
    ..004). This study extends prior research linking early adversity and immune function, and provides initial evidence that childhood adversity has a persistent influence on immune responses to latent infection in adulthood...
  4. pmc Childhood adversity and inflammatory processes in youth: a prospective study
    Natalie Slopen
    Center on the Developing Child, Harvard University, United States Harvard School of Public Health, United States
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 38:188-200. 2013
    ..Few prospective studies have examined whether childhood adversity influences inflammation in an observable manner during childhood or adolescence and if these effects are sustained over time...
  5. pmc Alterations in neural processing and psychopathology in children raised in institutions
    Natalie Slopen
    Center on the Developing Child, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 69:1022-30. 2012
    ..Although this deprivation is likely to disrupt brain development in ways that increase the risk for psychopathology, neurodevelopmental mechanisms linking adverse early environments to psychopathology remain poorly understood...
  6. pmc Psychosocial stressors and cigarette smoking among African American adults in midlife
    Natalie Slopen
    Center on the Developing Child, Harvard University, 50 Church Street, 4th Floor, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 14:1161-9. 2012
    ..Limited research has comprehensively examined psychosocial stressors in relation to smoking among Blacks...
  7. doi request reprint Common patterns of violence experiences and depression and anxiety among adolescents
    Natalie Slopen
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, USA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 47:1591-605. 2012
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Childhood adversity and immune and inflammatory biomarkers associated with cardiovascular risk in youth: a systematic review
    Natalie Slopen
    Center on the Developing Child, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, United States
    Brain Behav Immun 26:239-50. 2012
    ..The purpose of this review is to evaluate research on the relationship between adversity and CVD-relevant immune biomarkers in youth, assess the consistency of the findings, and consider what additional research is needed...
  9. ncbi request reprint Age analysis of newspaper coverage of mental illness
    Natalie B Slopen
    The University of Chicago Center for Psychiatric Rehabilitation Chicago, Illinois, USA
    J Health Commun 12:3-15. 2007
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Sex, stressful life events, and adult onset depression and alcohol dependence: are men and women equally vulnerable?
    Natalie Slopen
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, USA
    Soc Sci Med 73:615-22. 2011
    ..These results indicate the resistance of sex differences in MD and AD to simple explanations, and suggest the need for more nuanced models that incorporate both physiological and social aspects of vulnerability...
  11. pmc Adversities in childhood and adult psychopathology in the South Africa Stress and Health Study: associations with first-onset DSM-IV disorders
    Natalie Slopen
    Harvard School of Public Health, Harvard University, 677 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115, United States
    Soc Sci Med 71:1847-54. 2010
    ....
  12. doi request reprint The impact of exposure to interpersonal violence on gender differences in adolescent-onset major depression: results from the National Comorbidity Survey Replication (NCS-R)
    Erin C Dunn
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Depress Anxiety 29:392-9. 2012
    ..Despite substantial efforts, gaps remain in our understanding of this disparity. This study tested whether gender differences in adolescent-onset depression arise because of female's greater exposure or sensitivity to violence...