Samuel J Clark

Summary

Affiliation: University of Washington
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint An introduction to the general temporal data model and the structured population event history register (SPEHR)
    Samuel J Clark
    Department of Sociology, University of Washington, USA
    Scand J Public Health Suppl 69:21-5. 2007
  2. pmc Returning home to die: circular labour migration and mortality in South Africa
    Samuel J Clark
    Department of Sociology, University of Washington, USA
    Scand J Public Health Suppl 69:35-44. 2007
  3. pmc Young children's probability of dying before and after their mother's death: a rural South African population-based surveillance study
    Samuel J Clark
    Department of Sociology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States of America
    PLoS Med 10:e1001409. 2013
  4. pmc Household context and child mortality in rural South Africa: the effects of birth spacing, shared mortality, household composition and socio-economic status
    Brian Houle
    Institute of Behavioral Science IBS, University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, CO, USA, MRC Wits Rural Public Health and Health Transitions Research Unit Agincourt, School of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa, Section of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK, Centre for Global Health Research, Umea University, Umea, Sweden, INDEPTH Network, Accra, Ghana, Department of African American Studies, University of Maryland College Park, College Park, MD, USA and Department of Sociology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 42:1444-54. 2013
  5. pmc The unfolding counter-transition in rural South Africa: mortality and cause of death, 1994-2009
    Brian Houle
    Department of Sociology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States of America Institute of Behavioral Science IBS, University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, Colorado, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 9:e100420. 2014
  6. pmc Mathematical models for HIV transmission dynamics: tools for social and behavioral science research
    Susan Cassels
    Center for AIDS Research and the Center for Studies in Demography and Ecology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 47:S34-9. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Childhood mortality among former Mozambican refugees and their hosts in rural South Africa
    James R Hargreaves
    Rural AIDS and Development Action Research Programme, School of Public Health, University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa
    Int J Epidemiol 33:1271-8. 2004
  8. pmc Research into health, population and social transitions in rural South Africa: data and methods of the Agincourt Health and Demographic Surveillance System
    Kathleen Kahn
    MRC Wits Rural Public Health and Health Transitions Research Unit Agincourt, School of Public Health, University of Witwatersrand, South Africa
    Scand J Public Health Suppl 69:8-20. 2007
  9. pmc Implications of mortality transition for primary health care in rural South Africa: a population-based surveillance study
    Stephen M Tollman
    MRC Wits Rural Public Health and Health Transitions Research Unit Agincourt, School of Public Health, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    Lancet 372:893-901. 2008

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint An introduction to the general temporal data model and the structured population event history register (SPEHR)
    Samuel J Clark
    Department of Sociology, University of Washington, USA
    Scand J Public Health Suppl 69:21-5. 2007
    ..Ideas supporting a standard definition for temporal population data, and a standard design for temporal databases to improve management of longitudinal population data, are presented and briefly discussed...
  2. pmc Returning home to die: circular labour migration and mortality in South Africa
    Samuel J Clark
    Department of Sociology, University of Washington, USA
    Scand J Public Health Suppl 69:35-44. 2007
    ..To examine the hypothesis that circular labour migrants who become seriously ill while living away from home return to their rural homes to convalesce and possibly to die...
  3. pmc Young children's probability of dying before and after their mother's death: a rural South African population-based surveillance study
    Samuel J Clark
    Department of Sociology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States of America
    PLoS Med 10:e1001409. 2013
    ..Therefore we investigated the relationship between young children's likelihood of dying and the timing of their mother's death and, in particular, the existence of a critical period of increased risk...
  4. pmc Household context and child mortality in rural South Africa: the effects of birth spacing, shared mortality, household composition and socio-economic status
    Brian Houle
    Institute of Behavioral Science IBS, University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, CO, USA, MRC Wits Rural Public Health and Health Transitions Research Unit Agincourt, School of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa, Section of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK, Centre for Global Health Research, Umea University, Umea, Sweden, INDEPTH Network, Accra, Ghana, Department of African American Studies, University of Maryland College Park, College Park, MD, USA and Department of Sociology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 42:1444-54. 2013
    ..However, little is known about this influence in HIV-endemic areas. We describe the effects of household characteristics on children's risk of dying in rural South Africa...
  5. pmc The unfolding counter-transition in rural South Africa: mortality and cause of death, 1994-2009
    Brian Houle
    Department of Sociology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States of America Institute of Behavioral Science IBS, University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, Colorado, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 9:e100420. 2014
    ..Rural South Africa continues to have a high burden of HIV/AIDS and TB mortality while deaths from noncommunicable diseases have increased, and both of these cause-categories show social inequalities in mortality. ..
  6. pmc Mathematical models for HIV transmission dynamics: tools for social and behavioral science research
    Susan Cassels
    Center for AIDS Research and the Center for Studies in Demography and Ecology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 47:S34-9. 2008
    ..Our aims are to demonstrate the value that these analytic tools have for social and behavioral sciences in HIV prevention research, to identify gaps in the current literature, and to suggest directions for future research...
  7. ncbi request reprint Childhood mortality among former Mozambican refugees and their hosts in rural South Africa
    James R Hargreaves
    Rural AIDS and Development Action Research Programme, School of Public Health, University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa
    Int J Epidemiol 33:1271-8. 2004
    ..We investigated differentials in mortality between children from former Mozambican refugee and host South African households in a rural sub-district in the north-east of South Africa...
  8. pmc Research into health, population and social transitions in rural South Africa: data and methods of the Agincourt Health and Demographic Surveillance System
    Kathleen Kahn
    MRC Wits Rural Public Health and Health Transitions Research Unit Agincourt, School of Public Health, University of Witwatersrand, South Africa
    Scand J Public Health Suppl 69:8-20. 2007
    ..Health and demographic surveillance is a response to the lack of a valid information base that can provide high-quality longitudinal data on population dynamics, health, and social change to inform policy and practice...
  9. pmc Implications of mortality transition for primary health care in rural South Africa: a population-based surveillance study
    Stephen M Tollman
    MRC Wits Rural Public Health and Health Transitions Research Unit Agincourt, School of Public Health, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    Lancet 372:893-901. 2008
    ..We investigated the extent and nature of this health transition and considered the implications for primary health care...