Affiliation: New York Academy of Medicine
- Estimating co-occurring behavioral trajectories within a neighborhood context: a case study of multivariate transition models for clustered dataMagdalena Cerda
Center for Urban Epidemiologic Studies, New York Academy of Medicine, 1216 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10029, USA
Am J Epidemiol 168:1190-203. 2008..These models can prove instrumental in answering the persistent questions about possible sequential relations among problem behaviors...
- Misdemeanor policing, physical disorder, and gun-related homicide: a spatial analytic test of "broken-windows" theoryMagdalena Cerda
Center for Urban Epidemiologic Studies, New York Academy of Medicine, New York City, NY 10029, USA
Epidemiology 20:533-41. 2009..It has been hypothesized that "broken-windows" policing is associated with lower homicide rates and that physical disorder may mediate this association. However, the empiric evidence is limited and conflicting...
- Genetic and environmental influences on psychiatric comorbidity: a systematic reviewM Cerda
Center for Urban Epidemiologic Studies, New York Academy of Medicine, New York, NY, 10029, USA
J Affect Disord 126:14-38. 2010....
- Investigating the effect of social changes on age-specific gun-related homicide rates in New York City during the 1990sMagdalena Cerda
New York Academy of Medicine, 1216 Fifth Ave, New York, NY 10029, USA
Am J Public Health 100:1107-15. 2010..We assessed whether New York City's gun-related homicide rates in the 1990s were associated with a range of social determinants of homicide rates...
- The relationship between neighborhood poverty and alcohol use: estimation by marginal structural modelsMagdalena Cerda
Center for Urban Epidemiologic Studies, New York Academy of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
Epidemiology 21:482-9. 2010....
- A prospective population based study of changes in alcohol use and binge drinking after a mass traumatic eventMagdalena Cerda
Center for Urban Epidemiologic Studies, 1216 Fifth Avenue, New York Academy of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
Drug Alcohol Depend 115:1-8. 2011..Disaster-related exposures may have a particularly strong impact among individuals with a history of social and economic adversity, widening preexisting health disparities...
- Reducing violence by transforming neighborhoods: a natural experiment in Medellín, ColombiaMagdalena Cerda
Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 722 West 168th Street, Room 527, New York, NY 10032, USA
Am J Epidemiol 175:1045-53. 2012..25, 95% confidence interval 0.11, 0.67). These results show that interventions in neighborhood physical infrastructure can reduce violence...
- Comorbidity among depression, conduct disorder, and drug use from adolescence to young adulthood: examining the role of violence exposuresMagdalena Cerda
Department of Epidemiology, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health, 722 W 168th St, New York, NY 10032, USA
J Trauma Stress 24:651-9. 2011....
- The role of race/ethnicity in alcohol-attributable injury in the United StatesKatherine M Keyes
Department of Epidemiology, Columbia University, 722 West 168th Street, 7th Floor, New York, NY 10032, USA
Epidemiol Rev 34:89-102. 2012..The authors review potential social determinants of racial/ethnic disparities in alcohol-attributable injuries and identify directions for further research on these patterns...
- Potentially traumatic events and the risk of six physical health conditions in a population-based sampleKatherine M Keyes
Department of Epidemiology, Columbia University, New York, New York New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, New York
Depress Anxiety 30:451-60. 2013..Potentially traumatic events (PTEs) are common in the population, yet, the impact of total burden and specific types of PTEs on physical health has not been systematically investigated...
- Beyond income: material resources among drug users in economically-disadvantaged New York City neighborhoodsDanielle C Ompad
Center for Health, Identity, Behavior, and Prevention Studies and Department of Nutrition, Food Studies and Public Health, Steinhardt School of Culture, Education and Human Development, New York University, New York, NY 10003, United States
Drug Alcohol Depend 120:127-34. 2012..Further, most do not include illegal income sources that may be relevant to drug-using populations...
- Adolescent marijuana use from 2002 to 2008: higher in states with medical marijuana laws, cause still unclearMelanie M Wall
Department of Biostatistics, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032 3727, USA
Ann Epidemiol 21:714-6. 2011..Since 1996, 16 states have legalized marijuana use for medical purposes. The current study provides a scientific assessment of the association of medical marijuana laws (MML) and adolescent marijuana use using national data...