ROSALIND J contact WRIGHT

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Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Stress-related programming of autonomic imbalance: role in allergy and asthma
    Rosalind J Wright
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, and Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Chem Immunol Allergy 98:32-47. 2012
  2. pmc Protocol for investigating genetic determinants of posttraumatic stress disorder in women from the Nurses' Health Study II
    Karestan C Koenen
    Department of Society, Human Development and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    BMC Psychiatry 9:29. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Response to child abuse in the pediatric emergency department: need for continued education
    R J Wright
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston 02115, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 15:376-82. 1999
  4. ncbi request reprint Prenatal maternal stress and early caregiving experiences: implications for childhood asthma risk
    Rosalind J Wright
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 21:8-14. 2007
  5. pmc Transdisciplinary research strategies for understanding socially patterned disease: the Asthma Coalition on Community, Environment, and Social Stress (ACCESS) project as a case study
    Rosalind J Wright
    Channing Laboratory, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cien Saude Colet 13:1729-42. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Health effects of socially toxic neighborhoods: the violence and urban asthma paradigm
    Rosalind J Wright
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 181 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Clin Chest Med 27:413-21, v. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint The impact of stress on the development and expression of atopy
    Rosalind J Wright
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Curr Opin Allergy Clin Immunol 5:23-9. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Alternative modalities for asthma that reduce stress and modify mood states: evidence for underlying psychobiologic mechanisms
    Rosalind J Wright
    Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, and the Pulmonary Critical Care Division, Boston s Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 93:S18-23. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Chronic caregiver stress and IgE expression, allergen-induced proliferation, and cytokine profiles in a birth cohort predisposed to atopy
    Rosalind J Wright
    Channing Laboratory, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 181 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 113:1051-7. 2004
  10. pmc Perinatal stress and early life programming of lung structure and function
    Rosalind J Wright
    Channing Laboratory, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 181 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02116, USA
    Biol Psychol 84:46-56. 2010

Research Grants

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Publications54

  1. doi request reprint Stress-related programming of autonomic imbalance: role in allergy and asthma
    Rosalind J Wright
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, and Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Chem Immunol Allergy 98:32-47. 2012
    ..Epigenetic dysregulation of gene expression may be a fundamental mechanism for programming of early neural-immune processes...
  2. pmc Protocol for investigating genetic determinants of posttraumatic stress disorder in women from the Nurses' Health Study II
    Karestan C Koenen
    Department of Society, Human Development and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    BMC Psychiatry 9:29. 2009
    ..Although twin studies suggest genetic influences account for substantial variance in PTSD risk, little progress has been made in identifying variants in specific genes that influence liability to this common, debilitating disorder...
  3. ncbi request reprint Response to child abuse in the pediatric emergency department: need for continued education
    R J Wright
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston 02115, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 15:376-82. 1999
    ..Pediatric emergency physicians are on the front line to identify and respond to child abuse. The physician's response to suspected child abuse cases is influenced by educational content and experience...
  4. ncbi request reprint Prenatal maternal stress and early caregiving experiences: implications for childhood asthma risk
    Rosalind J Wright
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 21:8-14. 2007
    ..In addition, social stressors during the early part of a child's life may also affect the HPA axis and thence dysregulation of immune system functioning with implications for the development of asthma...
  5. pmc Transdisciplinary research strategies for understanding socially patterned disease: the Asthma Coalition on Community, Environment, and Social Stress (ACCESS) project as a case study
    Rosalind J Wright
    Channing Laboratory, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cien Saude Colet 13:1729-42. 2008
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  6. ncbi request reprint Health effects of socially toxic neighborhoods: the violence and urban asthma paradigm
    Rosalind J Wright
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 181 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Clin Chest Med 27:413-21, v. 2006
    ..This article focuses on violence exposure as a useful paradigm to understand how chronic social stressors may influence asthma expression...
  7. ncbi request reprint The impact of stress on the development and expression of atopy
    Rosalind J Wright
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Curr Opin Allergy Clin Immunol 5:23-9. 2005
    ..The primary objective is to review recent evidence updating our understanding of the role for psychological stress in atopy...
  8. ncbi request reprint Alternative modalities for asthma that reduce stress and modify mood states: evidence for underlying psychobiologic mechanisms
    Rosalind J Wright
    Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, and the Pulmonary Critical Care Division, Boston s Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 93:S18-23. 2004
    ..To review the evidence supporting a role for psychological interventions in the treatment of asthma, with particular emphasis on underlying psychobiological mechanisms...
  9. ncbi request reprint Chronic caregiver stress and IgE expression, allergen-induced proliferation, and cytokine profiles in a birth cohort predisposed to atopy
    Rosalind J Wright
    Channing Laboratory, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 181 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 113:1051-7. 2004
    ..Psychologic stress modifies immune function and cytokine production...
  10. pmc Perinatal stress and early life programming of lung structure and function
    Rosalind J Wright
    Channing Laboratory, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 181 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02116, USA
    Biol Psychol 84:46-56. 2010
    ..This overview discusses the evidence linking psychological factors to alterations in these interrelated physiological processes that may, in turn, influence childhood lung function and identifies gaps in our understanding...
  11. pmc Violence: an unrecognized environmental exposure that may contribute to greater asthma morbidity in high risk inner-city populations
    R J Wright
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Pulmonary and Critical Care Division, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 109:1085-9. 2001
    ..Change in policies that address the social, economic, and political factors that contribute to crime and violence in urban America may have broader impact...
  12. ncbi request reprint Parental stress as a predictor of wheezing in infancy: a prospective birth-cohort study
    Rosalind J Wright
    Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, The Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 165:358-65. 2002
    ..These findings suggest a more direct mechanism may be operating between stress and wheeze in early childhood. Stress may contribute significantly to the population burden of preventable childhood respiratory illness...
  13. pmc Epidemiology of stress and asthma: from constricting communities and fragile families to epigenetics
    Rosalind J Wright
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 181 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Immunol Allergy Clin North Am 31:19-39. 2011
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  14. pmc Stress and childhood asthma risk: overlapping evidence from animal studies and epidemiologic research
    Rosalind J Wright
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School and Department of Society, Human Development and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA
    Allergy Asthma Clin Immunol 4:29-36. 2008
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  15. doi request reprint War-related stressors are associated with asthma risk among older Kuwaitis following the 1990 Iraqi invasion and occupation
    R J Wright
    Channing Laboratory 181 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Epidemiol Community Health 64:630-5. 2010
    ..Associations were examined between war-related stressors and incident asthma in elderly Kuwaiti civilians following the Iraqi invasion...
  16. ncbi request reprint Stress and atopic disorders
    Rosalind J Wright
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 116:1301-6. 2005
    ..Critical periods of development, including in utero environment, are underscored. The role of genetics and gene-by-environment interactions is also discussed...
  17. pmc Community violence and asthma morbidity: the Inner-City Asthma Study
    Rosalind J Wright
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Pulmonary and Critical Care Division, and the Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:625-32. 2004
    ..We examined the association between exposure to violence and asthma among urban children...
  18. ncbi request reprint Advancing a multilevel framework for epidemiologic research on asthma disparities
    Rosalind J Wright
    Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Chest 132:757S-769S. 2007
    ..Is it simply asthma disparities or is it social disparities in asthma?..
  19. pmc Relationships among prenatal aeroallergen exposure and maternal and cord blood IgE: project ACCESS
    Junenette L Peters
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Mass 02215, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 123:1041-6. 2009
    ..Whereas some evidence suggests that antigen sensitization may begin prenatally, the influence of maternal allergen exposure during pregnancy has not been fully elucidated...
  20. pmc Witnessing community violence in residential neighborhoods: a mental health hazard for urban women
    Cheryl Clark
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Center for Community Health and Health Equity, Brigham and Women s Hospital, and Department of Biostatistics, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    J Urban Health 85:22-38. 2008
    ..Community violence interventions must incorporate efforts to protect the mental health of adult women who witness events in their neighborhoods...
  21. pmc Parental characteristics, somatic fetal growth, and season of birth influence innate and adaptive cord blood cytokine responses
    Diane R Gold
    Channing Laboratory, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Mass, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 124:1078-87. 2009
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  22. doi request reprint Cumulative violence exposure and self-rated health: longitudinal study of adolescents in the United States
    Renée Boynton-Jarrett
    Division of General Pediatrics, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Pediatrics 122:961-70. 2008
    ..The goal was to determine whether cumulative exposure to violence in childhood and adolescence contributes to disparities in self-rated health among a nationally representative sample of US adolescents...
  23. ncbi request reprint Caretaker-child concordance for child's exposure to violence in a preadolescent inner-city population
    Carey Conley Thomson
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:818-23. 2002
    ..Effective screening for exposure to violence (ETV) in the pediatric setting depends on informant reliability and recognition of patients at increased risk. Pediatricians screening for children's ETV often rely on parent reporting...
  24. pmc Violence exposure, a chronic psychosocial stressor, and childhood lung function
    Shakira Franco Suglia
    Harvard School of Public Health, Department of Environmental Health, Landmark 415W, 401 Park Drive, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Psychosom Med 70:160-9. 2008
    ..Chronic psychosocial stressors, including violence, and neuropsychological and behavioral development in children as well as physiologic alterations that may lead to broader health effects...
  25. pmc Moving towards making social toxins mainstream in children's environmental health
    Rosalind J Wright
    The Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 181 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02067, USA
    Curr Opin Pediatr 21:222-9. 2009
    ..Although traditional disciplinary research theory and methods have focused separately on how social and physical environmental factors affect children's health, evolving research underscores important integrated effects...
  26. pmc Posttraumatic stress symptoms related to community violence and children's diurnal cortisol response in an urban community-dwelling sample
    Shakira Franco Suglia
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Landmark 415W, 401 Park Drive, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Int J Behav Med 17:43-50. 2010
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  27. ncbi request reprint Domestic violence is associated with adult and childhood asthma prevalence in India
    S V Subramanian
    Department of Society, Human Development and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 36:569-79. 2007
    ..Little is known on the influence of stressful psychosocial circumstances in predicting asthma. We examine the link between asthma prevalence and domestic violence (DV) in a nationally representative sample of adults and children in India...
  28. pmc Maternal interpersonal trauma and cord blood IgE levels in an inner-city cohort: a life-course perspective
    Michelle Judith Sternthal
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Medicine and Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Mass 02215, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 124:954-60. 2009
    ..Prenatal stress affects immunocompetence in offspring, although the underlying mechanisms are not well understood...
  29. ncbi request reprint Association between iron deficiency and blood lead level in a longitudinal analysis of children followed in an urban primary care clinic
    Robert O Wright
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital, The Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Pediatr 142:9-14. 2003
    ..To determine if iron deficiency (ID) is longitudinally associated with lead poisoning...
  30. pmc Interaction of stress, lead burden, and age on cognition in older men: the VA Normative Aging Study
    Junenette L Peters
    Department of Environment Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 118:505-10. 2010
    ..However, the modifying potential of psychosocial stress on the neurotoxicity of lead and their combined relationship to aging-associated decline have not been fully examined...
  31. ncbi request reprint A matter of life and breath: childhood socioeconomic status is related to young adult pulmonary function in the CARDIA study
    Benita Jackson
    Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 33:271-8. 2004
    ..But prospective studies are sparse across young adulthood, an important phase in pulmonary development...
  32. pmc Prenatal maternal stress and cord blood innate and adaptive cytokine responses in an inner-city cohort
    Rosalind J Wright
    The Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 182:25-33. 2010
    ..Objectives: Associations among prenatal maternal stress and cord blood mononuclear cell (CBMC) cytokine responses were prospectively examined in the Urban Environment and Childhood Asthma Study (n = 557 families)...
  33. ncbi request reprint Day care attendance in early life, maternal history of asthma, and asthma at the age of 6 years
    Juan C Celedon
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 167:1239-43. 2003
    ..Our findings suggest that maternal history of asthma influences the relation between day care-related exposures and childhood asthma...
  34. ncbi request reprint Breathing easy: a prospective study of optimism and pulmonary function in the normative aging study
    Laura D Kubzansky
    Department of Health and Social Behavior, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Ann Behav Med 24:345-53. 2002
    ..These data are the first to link optimism with higher levels of pulmonary function and slower rate of pulmonary function decline in older men, a protective effect that is independent of smoking...
  35. pmc Lifetime maternal experiences of abuse and risk of pre-natal depression in two demographically distinct populations in Boston
    Janet W Rich-Edwards
    Connors Center for Women s Health and Gender Biology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 40:375-84. 2011
    ..To investigate lifetime history of interpersonal abuse and risk of pre-natal depression in socio-economically distinct populations in the same city...
  36. pmc Maternal intimate partner violence and increased asthma incidence in children: buffering effects of supportive caregiving
    Shakira Franco Suglia
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 163:244-50. 2009
    ..To examine the relationship between maternal intimate partner violence (IPV) and asthma onset in children and the role of supportive caregiving factors in modifying this relationship...
  37. pmc Social determinants: taking the social context of asthma seriously
    David R Williams
    Harvard School of Public Health, Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard University, 677 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 123:S174-84. 2009
    ..Effective initiatives for the prevention and treatment of childhood asthma need to address these nonmedical determinants of the prevalence of asthma...
  38. pmc Maternal self-esteem, exposure to lead, and child neurodevelopment
    Pamela J Surkan
    Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Neurotoxicology 29:278-85. 2008
    ..Moreover, there was evidence that maternal self-esteem attenuated the negative effects of lead exposure, although the interaction fell short of conventional levels of statistical significance...
  39. pmc Association between lung function and cognition among children in a prospective birth cohort study
    Shakira Franco Suglia
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Landmark 415W, 401 Park Drive, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Psychosom Med 70:356-62. 2008
    ..A number of studies have demonstrated a relationship between lung function and cognition among adults, but this relationship has not been studied among children...
  40. pmc Synergistic effects of traffic-related air pollution and exposure to violence on urban asthma etiology
    Jane E Clougherty
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 115:1140-6. 2007
    ..Asthma, for example, disproportionately affects lower-income urban communities, where air pollution and social stressors may be elevated...
  41. pmc Land use regression modeling of intra-urban residential variability in multiple traffic-related air pollutants
    Jane E Clougherty
    Harvard School of Public Health, Department of Environmental Health, Landmark Center 4th Floor West, PO Box 15677, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Environ Health 7:17. 2008
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  42. doi request reprint Child abuse and smoking among young women: the importance of severity, accumulation, and timing
    Hee Jin Jun
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Adolesc Health 43:55-63. 2008
    ..We examined the association between severity, accumulation, and timing of abuse in childhood and adolescence and smoking status among young women...
  43. pmc Intimate partner violence and cigarette smoking: association between smoking risk and psychological abuse with and without co-occurrence of physical and sexual abuse
    Hee Jin Jun
    Channing Laboratory, Harvard Medical School Brigham and Women s Hospital, 181 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:527-35. 2008
    ..We examined the association between psychological abuse in a current relationship and current cigarette smoking among women, with and without the co-occurrence of physical or sexual abuse...
  44. pmc Association between traffic-related black carbon exposure and lung function among urban women
    Shakira Franco Suglia
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 116:1333-7. 2008
    ..Although a number of studies have documented the relationship between lung function and traffic-related pollution among children, few have focused on adult lung function or examined community-based populations...
  45. pmc Contribution of race/ethnicity and country of origin to variations in lifetime reported asthma: evidence for a nativity advantage
    S V Subramanian
    Department of Society, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115 6096, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:690-7. 2009
    ..We assessed the relative contribution of Hispanic ethnicity, country of origin, and nativity to lifetime prevalence of asthma among mothers and children enrolled in the Project on Human Development in Chicago Neighborhoods...
  46. doi request reprint Disparities in child abuse victimization in lesbian, bisexual, and heterosexual women in the Nurses' Health Study II
    S Bryn Austin
    Division of Adolescent and Young Adult Medicine, Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 17:597-606. 2008
    ..One underlying factor may be heightened risk for abuse victimization in childhood in lesbian and bisexual women...
  47. pmc Associations of maternal lifetime trauma and perinatal traumatic stress symptoms with infant cardiorespiratory reactivity to psychological challenge
    Michelle Bosquet Enlow
    Department of Psychiatry, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Psychosom Med 71:607-14. 2009
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  48. pmc Creation of a community violence exposure scale: accounting for what, who, where, and how often
    Shakira Franco Suglia
    Department of Environmental Health, and Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Trauma Stress 21:479-86. 2008
    ..Incorporating detailed event circumstance information that is grounded in traumatic stress theory may reduce measurement error in the assessment of children's community violence exposure...
  49. doi request reprint Association between maternal intimate partner violence and incident obesity in preschool-aged children: results from the Fragile Families and Child Well-being Study
    Renée Boynton-Jarrett
    Department of General Pediatrics, Boston University School of Medicine, 88 E Newton St, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 164:540-6. 2010
    ..To examine the impact of chronicity of maternal intimate partner violence (IPV) on obesity risk among preschool-aged children...
  50. pmc Biomarkers of lead exposure and DNA methylation within retrotransposons
    Robert O Wright
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 118:790-5. 2010
    ..Changes in DNA methylation within white blood cells may result from cumulative exposure to environmental metals such as lead. Bone lead, a marker of cumulative exposure, may therefore better predict DNA methylation than does blood lead...
  51. pmc Does harboring hostility hurt? Associations between hostility and pulmonary function in the Coronary Artery Risk Development in (Young) Adults (CARDIA) study
    Benita Jackson
    Department of Psychology, Clark Science Center, Smith College, Northampton, MA 01063, and Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, USA
    Health Psychol 26:333-40. 2007
    ..To examine the cross-sectional association between hostility and pulmonary function (PF) and its consistency across race/ethnicity-gender groups...
  52. ncbi request reprint Make no bones about it: increasing epidemiologic evidence links vitamin D to pulmonary function and COPD
    Rosalind J Wright
    Chest 128:3781-3. 2005
  53. doi request reprint Exploring biopsychosocial influences on asthma expression in both the family and community context
    Rosalind J Wright
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 177:129-30. 2008
  54. doi request reprint Stressful life events and asthma in adolescents
    Mary E Turyk
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 19:255-63. 2008
    ..Assessing and addressing the effects of stressful life events may be helpful in managing asthma in inner city adolescents...

Research Grants21

  1. Impact of Violence on Obesity and Reproductive Axes in Youth
    Rosalind Wright; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..In addition, salivary cortisol rhythms will be examined in relation to history of violence exposure and as a mediator between violence exposure and the proposed outcomes in a subsample (n=1200). ..
  2. Stress, Environment, and Genetics in Urban Asthma
    Rosalind Wright; Fiscal Year: 2009
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  3. Impact of Violence on Obesity & Reproductive Axes in Youth
    Rosalind J Wright; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..In addition, salivary cortisol rhythms will be examined in relation to history of violence exposure and as a mediator between violence exposure and the proposed outcomes in a subsample (n=1200). ..
  4. Perinatal Programming of Infant Stress Reactivity and the Atopic Phenotype
    ROSALIND J contact WRIGHT; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Given the enormous cost in the management of atopic patients in the United States, understanding the earliest stages of development offers significant potential benefits to society. ..
  5. CHRONIC LIFE STRESS AND INCIDENT ASTHMA IN ADULT WOMEN
    Rosalind Wright; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..To our knowledge, this would be the first large-scale (N=64,000) longitudinal study of the association between a specific chronic life stressor (i.e., violence) and the incidence of asthma in adult women. ..
  6. MULTI-LEVEL ANALYSIS OF URBAN CHILDHOOD ASTHMA RISK
    Rosalind Wright; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..An additional feature of the proposal is the opportunity to involve under represented minority students (predoctoral and summer interns) from two NIH-funded grants whose principal investigator is a co-investigator on this proposal. ..
  7. Air pollution, stress and urban child development
    Rosalind J Wright; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Such knowledge may inform efforts to design programs that improve neurodevelopmental trajectories in high-risk urban populations disproportionately exposed to adverse physical and social environments. ..