Sarah A Burgard

Summary

Affiliation: University of Michigan
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Challenges of health measurement in studies of health disparities
    Sarah A Burgard
    University of Michigan, Department of Sociology, 500 South State Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1382, USA Electronic address
    Soc Sci Med 106:143-50. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint Working conditions and depressive symptoms: a prospective study of US adults
    Sarah A Burgard
    Department of Sociology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 55:1007-14. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Housing instability and health: findings from the Michigan Recession and Recovery Study
    Sarah A Burgard
    Department of Sociology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1382, USA
    Soc Sci Med 75:2215-24. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Perceived job insecurity and health: the Michigan Recession and Recovery Study
    Sarah A Burgard
    Department of Sociology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1382, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 54:1101-6. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Race and pregnancy-related care in Brazil and South Africa
    Sarah Burgard
    Center for Social Epidemiology and Population Health, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, 1214 South University, Ann Arbor, MI 48104, USA
    Soc Sci Med 59:1127-46. 2004
  6. pmc Putting work to bed: stressful experiences on the job and sleep quality
    Sarah A Burgard
    Department of Sociology, Population Studies Center, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 1382, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 50:476-92. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Community characteristics, sexual initiation, and condom use among young Black South Africans
    Sarah A Burgard
    University of Michigan, Department of Sociology, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1382, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 50:293-309. 2009
  8. pmc Perceived job insecurity and worker health in the United States
    Sarah A Burgard
    Department of Sociology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 48109 1382, United States
    Soc Sci Med 69:777-85. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Toward a better estimation of the effect of job loss on health
    Sarah A Burgard
    University of Michigan, Department of Sociology, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1382, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 48:369-84. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Trends and racial differences in infant mortality in South Africa
    Sarah A Burgard
    Department of Sociology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48104 2590, USA
    Soc Sci Med 62:1126-37. 2006

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. doi request reprint Challenges of health measurement in studies of health disparities
    Sarah A Burgard
    University of Michigan, Department of Sociology, 500 South State Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1382, USA Electronic address
    Soc Sci Med 106:143-50. 2014
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Working conditions and depressive symptoms: a prospective study of US adults
    Sarah A Burgard
    Department of Sociology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 55:1007-14. 2013
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Housing instability and health: findings from the Michigan Recession and Recovery Study
    Sarah A Burgard
    Department of Sociology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1382, USA
    Soc Sci Med 75:2215-24. 2012
    ..Our findings suggest the importance of considering multiple types of housing instability and using appropriate risk groups and comparison categories...
  4. doi request reprint Perceived job insecurity and health: the Michigan Recession and Recovery Study
    Sarah A Burgard
    Department of Sociology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1382, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 54:1101-6. 2012
    ..To examine the association between perceived job insecurity in the next 12 months and current health with a sample representing working-aged employed adults in southeast Michigan in late 2009/early 2010 (n, 440 to 443)...
  5. ncbi request reprint Race and pregnancy-related care in Brazil and South Africa
    Sarah Burgard
    Center for Social Epidemiology and Population Health, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, 1214 South University, Ann Arbor, MI 48104, USA
    Soc Sci Med 59:1127-46. 2004
    ....
  6. pmc Putting work to bed: stressful experiences on the job and sleep quality
    Sarah A Burgard
    Department of Sociology, Population Studies Center, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 1382, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 50:476-92. 2009
    ..These findings are discussed in relation to the sociological literatures on work, stress, and emotion...
  7. ncbi request reprint Community characteristics, sexual initiation, and condom use among young Black South Africans
    Sarah A Burgard
    University of Michigan, Department of Sociology, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1382, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 50:293-309. 2009
    ..We discuss these results and the ways they vary from predictions based on US. theory in light of conditions prevailing in contemporary South Africa...
  8. pmc Perceived job insecurity and worker health in the United States
    Sarah A Burgard
    Department of Sociology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 48109 1382, United States
    Soc Sci Med 69:777-85. 2009
    ..Results are robust to controls for sociodemographic and job characteristics, negative reporting style, and earlier health and health behaviors...
  9. ncbi request reprint Toward a better estimation of the effect of job loss on health
    Sarah A Burgard
    University of Michigan, Department of Sociology, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1382, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 48:369-84. 2007
    ..Job losses for other reasons have substantive and statistically significant effects on depressive symptoms, while effects on self-rated poor health are relatively small...
  10. ncbi request reprint Trends and racial differences in infant mortality in South Africa
    Sarah A Burgard
    Department of Sociology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48104 2590, USA
    Soc Sci Med 62:1126-37. 2006
    ..These findings are discussed in light of contemporary social and health issues in South Africa...
  11. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with contraceptive use in late- and post-apartheid South Africa
    Sarah Burgard
    Center for Social Epidemiology and Population Health, University of Michigan School of Public Health, 1214 South University, Ann Arbor, MI 48104 2548, USA
    Stud Fam Plann 35:91-104. 2004
    ..Use of injectable contraceptives is also high among black and colored women, whereas injectables are not the primary method used by Indian or white women. These findings are discussed in light of their research and policy implications...
  12. doi request reprint Debt and foregone medical care
    Lucie Kalousova
    Department of Sociology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48103, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 54:204-20. 2013
    ..These results suggest that debt is an understudied aspect of health stratification...
  13. pmc Downward social mobility and major depressive episodes among Latino and Asian-American immigrants to the United States
    Emily J Nicklett
    Department of Health Management and Policy, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 2029, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 170:793-801. 2009
    ..Policies or interventions focused only on immigrants of low social status may miss another group at risk: those who experience downward mobility from a higher social status...
  14. doi request reprint Overweight adults may have the lowest mortality--do they have the best health?
    Anna Zajacova
    Department of Sociology, College of Arts and Sciences, University of Wyoming, Laramie, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 173:430-7. 2011
    ..Prior results suggesting that the overweight BMI category corresponds to the lowest risk of mortality may not be generalizable to indicators of health risk...
  15. doi request reprint Race/Ethnicity, educational attainment, and foregone health care in the United States in the 2007-2009 recession
    Sarah A Burgard
    Sarah A Burgard is with the Departments of Sociology and Epidemiology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor Jaclynn M Hawkins is with the Departments of Sociology and Social Work, University of Michigan
    Am J Public Health 104:e134-40. 2014
    ..This study assessed possible associations between recessions and changes in the magnitude of social disparities in foregone health care, building on previous studies that have linked recessions to lowered health care use...
  16. pmc Couples' reports of household decision-making and the utilization of maternal health services in Bangladesh
    William T Story
    Department of Health Management and Policy, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Soc Sci Med 75:2403-11. 2012
    ..Finally, associations between household decision-making arrangements and health service utilization vary depending on whose report is used and the type of health service utilized...
  17. pmc Husbands' involvement in delivery care utilization in rural Bangladesh: A qualitative study
    William T Story
    Department of Health Management and Policy, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 12:28. 2012
    ..This qualitative study examines husbands' involvement during childbirth and professional delivery care utilization in a rural sub-district of Netrokona district, Bangladesh...
  18. pmc Body weight and health from early to mid-adulthood: a longitudinal analysis
    Anna Zajacova
    Department of Sociology, University of Wyoming, Dept 3293, 1000 E University Ave, Laramie, WY 82071, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 51:92-107. 2010
    ..The findings provide new support for the cumulative disadvantage perspective, documenting the increasing health inequalities in a cohort of young adults...
  19. doi request reprint Unemployment, measured and perceived decline of economic resources: contrasting three measures of recessionary hardships and their implications for adopting negative health behaviors
    Lucie Kalousova
    University of Michigan, USA Electronic address
    Soc Sci Med 106:28-34. 2014
    ..They also indicate that relying on only one measure of hardship, as many past studies have done, could lead to an incomplete understanding of the relationship between economic distress and health behaviors. ..
  20. doi request reprint Tough choices in tough times: debt and medication nonadherence
    Lucie Kalousova
    1University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Health Educ Behav 41:155-63. 2014
    ..These associations have been overlooked in past research and deserve further examination. ..