Jason D Boardman

Summary

Affiliation: University of Colorado
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Do schools moderate the genetic determinants of smoking?
    Jason D Boardman
    Department of Sociology and Population Program, Institute of Behavioral Science, University of Colorado at Boulder, 327 UCB, Boulder, CO 80309 0327, USA
    Behav Genet 38:234-46. 2008
  2. pmc Is the gene-environment interaction paradigm relevant to genome-wide studies? The case of education and body mass index
    Jason D Boardman
    Institute of Behavioral Science, University of Colorado, 1440 15th Street, Boulder, CO, 80309 0483, USA
    Demography 51:119-39. 2014
  3. pmc How social and genetic factors predict friendship networks
    Jason D Boardman
    Department of Sociology, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO 80309 0327, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 109:17377-81. 2012
  4. pmc The association between parent's health and the educational attainment of their children
    Jason D Boardman
    University of Colorado Boulder, Institute of Behavioral Science, 1440 15th Street, Boulder, CO 80309 0483, USA
    Soc Sci Med 75:932-9. 2012
  5. pmc Social disorder, APOE-E4 genotype, and change in cognitive function among older adults living in Chicago
    Jason D Boardman
    Institute of Behavioral Science, University of Colorado, 1440 15th St, Boulder, CO 80303, USA
    Soc Sci Med 74:1584-90. 2012
  6. pmc Trends in the genetic influences on smoking
    Jason D Boardman
    Department of Sociology and Institute of Behavioral Science, University of Colorado at Boulder, 219 Ketchum Hall, 327 UCB, Boulder, CO 80309 0327, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 51:108-23. 2010
  7. pmc Ethnicity, body mass, and genome-wide data
    Jason D Boardman
    Institute of Behavioral Science and University of Colorado Population Center, University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado 80309 0483, USA
    Biodemography Soc Biol 56:123-36. 2010
  8. pmc Stress trajectories, health behaviors, and the mental health of black and white young adults
    Jason D Boardman
    Department of Sociology, Institute of Behavioral Science, University of Colorado, 1440 15th Street, Boulder, CO 80309 0483, USA
    Soc Sci Med 72:1659-66. 2011
  9. pmc Population composition, public policy, and the genetics of smoking
    Jason D Boardman
    Department of Sociology and Institute of Behavioral Science, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO 80309 0327, USA
    Demography 48:1517-33. 2011
  10. pmc Stressful life events and depression among adolescent twin pairs
    Jason D Boardman
    Department of Sociology, Institute of Behavioral Science, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO 80309 0483, USA
    Biodemography Soc Biol 57:53-66. 2011

Research Grants

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Publications25

  1. pmc Do schools moderate the genetic determinants of smoking?
    Jason D Boardman
    Department of Sociology and Population Program, Institute of Behavioral Science, University of Colorado at Boulder, 327 UCB, Boulder, CO 80309 0327, USA
    Behav Genet 38:234-46. 2008
    ..These findings make important contributions to the literature on gene-environment interactions...
  2. pmc Is the gene-environment interaction paradigm relevant to genome-wide studies? The case of education and body mass index
    Jason D Boardman
    Institute of Behavioral Science, University of Colorado, 1440 15th Street, Boulder, CO, 80309 0483, USA
    Demography 51:119-39. 2014
    ..We highlight the fact that GWAS is just one use of genome-wide data, and we encourage demographers to develop methods that incorporate this vast amount of information from respondents into their analyses. ..
  3. pmc How social and genetic factors predict friendship networks
    Jason D Boardman
    Department of Sociology, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO 80309 0327, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 109:17377-81. 2012
    ..Our work highlights the fundamental role played by broad social structures in the extent to which genetic factors explain complex behaviors, such as friendships...
  4. pmc The association between parent's health and the educational attainment of their children
    Jason D Boardman
    University of Colorado Boulder, Institute of Behavioral Science, 1440 15th Street, Boulder, CO 80309 0483, USA
    Soc Sci Med 75:932-9. 2012
    ..These findings add an important intergenerational component to research on the relationship between socioeconomic status and health...
  5. pmc Social disorder, APOE-E4 genotype, and change in cognitive function among older adults living in Chicago
    Jason D Boardman
    Institute of Behavioral Science, University of Colorado, 1440 15th St, Boulder, CO 80303, USA
    Soc Sci Med 74:1584-90. 2012
    ..Our findings support the non-causal social push gene-environment interaction model...
  6. pmc Trends in the genetic influences on smoking
    Jason D Boardman
    Department of Sociology and Institute of Behavioral Science, University of Colorado at Boulder, 219 Ketchum Hall, 327 UCB, Boulder, CO 80309 0327, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 51:108-23. 2010
    ....
  7. pmc Ethnicity, body mass, and genome-wide data
    Jason D Boardman
    Institute of Behavioral Science and University of Colorado Population Center, University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado 80309 0483, USA
    Biodemography Soc Biol 56:123-36. 2010
    ..In this case, adjusting for genetic background has no bearing on the influence of self-identified ethnicity...
  8. pmc Stress trajectories, health behaviors, and the mental health of black and white young adults
    Jason D Boardman
    Department of Sociology, Institute of Behavioral Science, University of Colorado, 1440 15th Street, Boulder, CO 80309 0483, USA
    Soc Sci Med 72:1659-66. 2011
    ..These findings contribute to unresolved issues regarding mental and physical health disparities among blacks and whites...
  9. pmc Population composition, public policy, and the genetics of smoking
    Jason D Boardman
    Department of Sociology and Institute of Behavioral Science, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO 80309 0327, USA
    Demography 48:1517-33. 2011
    ..These findings support the social push perspective and make important contributions to the social demography and genetic epidemiology of smoking as well as to the gene-environment interaction literatures...
  10. pmc Stressful life events and depression among adolescent twin pairs
    Jason D Boardman
    Department of Sociology, Institute of Behavioral Science, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO 80309 0483, USA
    Biodemography Soc Biol 57:53-66. 2011
    ..Our findings suggest that attempts to characterize the causal effect of SLEs on mental health should limit their list of SLEs to those that are outside of the control of the individual...
  11. pmc State-level moderation of genetic tendencies to smoke
    Jason D Boardman
    Department of Sociology, Institute of Behavioral Science, University of Colorado at Boulder, 219 Ketchum Hall, 327 UCB, Boulder, CO 80309 0327, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:480-6. 2009
    ..I examined genetic influences on smoking among adolescents and differences in the heritability of smoking across states in the United States...
  12. ncbi request reprint Health pessimism among black and white adults: the role of interpersonal and institutional maltreatment
    Jason D Boardman
    Department of Sociology, Population Program, Institute of Behavioral Science, University of Colorado at Boulder, 219 Ketchum Hall, 327 UCB, Boulder, CO 80309 0327, USA
    Soc Sci Med 59:2523-33. 2004
    ..This suggests that the increased risk of health pessimism among black adults is due in part to race differences in the perception of interpersonal maltreatment...
  13. pmc Sex differences in the heritability of resilience
    Jason D Boardman
    Department of Sociology and Institute of Behavioral Science, University of Colorado at Boulder, CO 80309 0327, United States of America
    Twin Res Hum Genet 11:12-27. 2008
    ..However, compared to women, men appear to derive additional benefits from environmental mastery that may enable otherwise sex-neutral resilient tendencies to manifest...
  14. pmc Self-rated health among U.S. adolescents
    Jason D Boardman
    Department of Sociology, Population Program, Institute of Behavioral Science, University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, Colorado 80309 0327, USA
    J Adolesc Health 38:401-8. 2006
    ..Two competing understandings of SRH are tested: SRH as a spontaneous health assessment or as an enduring self-concept...
  15. pmc Race differentials in obesity: the impact of place
    Jason D Boardman
    Department of Sociology and Population Program, Institute of Behavioral Science, 219 Ketchum Hall, 327 UCB, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO 80309 0327, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 46:229-43. 2005
    ..These findings support the underlying assumptions of both institutional and social models of neighborhood effects...
  16. ncbi request reprint Stress and physical health: the role of neighborhoods as mediating and moderating mechanisms
    Jason D Boardman
    Department of Sociology and Population Program, Institute of Behavioral Science, University of Colorado at Boulder, CO 80309 0327, USA
    Soc Sci Med 58:2473-83. 2004
    ..Further, high levels of neighborhood stability provide an important buffer to the otherwise deleterious effects of increased stress levels on adults' overall health...
  17. pmc Genetic sensitivity to peer behaviors: 5HTTLPR, smoking, and alcohol consumption
    Jonathan Daw
    University of Colorado Boulder, Boulder, CO 80309 0483, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 54:92-108. 2013
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  18. pmc Stable genes and changing environments: body mass index across adolescence and young adulthood
    Brett C Haberstick
    Institute for Behavioral Genetics, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO 80309 0447, USA
    Behav Genet 40:495-504. 2010
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  19. ncbi request reprint Race/ethnic and sex differentials in body mass among US adults
    Justin T Denney
    Population Program, Institute of Behavioral Science, and Department of Sociology, University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado 80309 0484, USA
    Ethn Dis 14:389-98. 2004
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  20. pmc Perceived peer delinquency and the genetic predisposition for substance dependence vulnerability
    Tanya M M Button
    Institute for Behavioral Genetics, Campus Box 447, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO 80309, United States
    Drug Alcohol Depend 100:1-8. 2009
    ..The magnitudes of both shared and non-shared environmental influences were negligible among those who perceived their peers to be least delinquent and were greater among those with higher levels of perceived peers' delinquency...
  21. doi request reprint A life course model of self-rated health through adolescence and young adulthood
    Shawn Bauldry
    Department of Sociology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 230 Hamilton Hall CB 3210, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3210, USA
    Soc Sci Med 75:1311-20. 2012
    ..In turn, efforts to promote healthy behaviors in young adulthood, after the completion of secondary school, may be especially strategic in the promotion of health in later adulthood...
  22. pmc Parental incarceration and gender-based risks for increased body mass index: evidence from the National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent Health in the United States
    Michael E Roettger
    Institute of Behavioral Science, University of Colorado at Boulder, 1440 15th Street, Boulder, CO 80302, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 175:636-44. 2012
    ..Results suggest a stress internalization process that, for the first time, links parental incarceration with obesity among women...
  23. pmc Polygenic risk predicts obesity in both white and black young adults
    Benjamin W Domingue
    Institute of Behavioral Science, University of Colorado Boulder, Boulder, CO, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 9:e101596. 2014
    ..To test transethnic replication of a genetic risk score for obesity in white and black young adults using a national sample with longitudinal data...
  24. pmc Weight overestimation as an indicator of disordered eating behaviors among young women in the United States
    Amanda Conley
    Department of Sociology, University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado 80309 0484, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 40:441-5. 2007
    ..This paper examines the association between weight overestimation and symptoms of disordered eating behaviors using a nationally representative sample of young women...
  25. ncbi request reprint Low birth weight, social factors, and developmental outcomes among children in the United States
    Jason D Boardman
    Population Research Center, Department of Sociology, 1800 Main Building, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX 78712, USA
    Demography 39:353-68. 2002
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Research Grants2

  1. THE SOCIAL DETERMINANTS OF GENETIC EXPRESSION: A LIFE-COURSE PERSPECTIVE
    Jason Boardman; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The long-term goal of this project is to collect original data in an effort to highlight the social determinants of genetic expression. These studies would be structured around the hypotheses and findings that stem from this project. ..