Affiliation: University of Michigan
- Neighborhood influences on the association between maternal age and birthweight: a multilevel investigation of age-related disparities in healthMagdalena Cerda
Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan, 3632 SPH Tower, 109 Observatory Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
Soc Sci Med 66:2048-60. 2008..The findings support the hypothesis that the relationship between maternal age and birthweight varies between neighborhoods. Indicators of neighborhood disadvantage help to explain such differences...
- Comorbid forms of psychopathology: key patterns and future research directionsMagdalena Cerda
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Health and Society Scholars Program, Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
Epidemiol Rev 30:155-77. 2008..Given the significant mental health burden placed by comorbid disorders, and their high prevalence across populations, research on the key risk factors for clustering of psychopathology is needed...
- Alcohol use trajectories among adults in an urban area after a disaster: evidence from a population-based cohort studyMagdalena Cerda
Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
Addiction 103:1296-307. 2008..Alcohol use increased in the New York City (NYC) metropolitan area in the first months after the 11 September 2001 terrorist attacks...
- Prescription opioid mortality trends in New York City, 1990-2006: examining the emergence of an epidemicMagdalena Cerda
Department of Epidemiology, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health, New York, NY 10032, USA
Drug Alcohol Depend 132:53-62. 2013..Conclusions: The distinct epidemiologic profiles exhibited by analgesic and methadone overdose fatalities highlight the need to define drug-specific public health prevention efforts. ..
- Cumulative and recent psychiatric symptoms as predictors of substance use onset: does timing matter?Magdalena Cerda
Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
Addiction 108:2119-28. 2013..relative influence of recent and more chronic psychiatric symptoms on alcohol and marijuana use initiation and (ii) are there sensitive developmental periods when psychiatric symptoms have a stronger influence on substance use initiation?..
- Longitudinal determinants of posttraumatic stress in a population-based cohort studySandro Galea
Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48104 2548, USA
Epidemiology 19:47-54. 2008..Posttraumatic stress disorder is a prevalent and disabling psychologic pathology. Longitudinal research on the predictors of posttraumatic stress symptomatology is limited...
- 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, NY 10032, USA
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...
- 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....
- Policing and risk of overdose mortality in urban neighborhoodsAmy S B Bohnert
Serious Mental Illness Treatment Research and Evaluation Center, Department of Veterans Affairs, Ann Arbor, MI 48105, USA
Drug Alcohol Depend 113:62-8. 2011..We hypothesized that levels of police activity, congruent with fears of police arrest, are positively associated with drug overdose mortality...
- Psychopathology in the aftermath of the Haiti earthquake: a population-based study of posttraumatic stress disorder and major depressionMagdalena Cerda
Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
Depress Anxiety 30:413-24. 2013....
- 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...
- 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...
- Immediate and longer-term stressors and the mental health of Hurricane Ike survivorsSarah R Lowe
Department of Epidemiology, Columbia University, Mailman School of Public Health, New York, New York, USA
J Trauma Stress 26:753-61. 2013..The findings suggest that policies and interventions can reduce the impact of disasters on mental health by preventing and alleviating both immediate and longer-term postdisaster stressors. ..