Jennifer Beam Dowd

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Affiliation: University of Michigan
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Early childhood origins of the income/health gradient: the role of maternal health behaviors
    Jennifer Beam Dowd
    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Soc Sci Med 65:1202-13. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Does the predictive power of self-rated health for subsequent mortality risk vary by socioeconomic status in the US?
    Jennifer Beam Dowd
    Center for Social Epidemiology and Population Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48104 2548, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 36:1214-21. 2007
  3. pmc Socioeconomic disparities in the seroprevalence of cytomegalovirus infection in the US population: NHANES III
    J B Dowd
    Department of Epidemiology, Center for Social Epidemiology and Population Health, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Epidemiol Infect 137:58-65. 2009
  4. pmc Cytomegalovirus antibody levels, inflammation, and mortality among elderly Latinos over 9 years of follow-up
    Eric T Roberts
    Department of Epidemiology, 3659 SPH Tower, 109 Observatory, Ann Arbor, MI 48104 2548, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 172:363-71. 2010
  5. pmc Seropositivity to cytomegalovirus, inflammation, all-cause and cardiovascular disease-related mortality in the United States
    Amanda M Simanek
    Department of Epidemiology, Center for Social Epidemiology and Population Health, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e16103. 2011
  6. pmc Persistent pathogens linking socioeconomic position and cardiovascular disease in the US
    Amanda M Simanek
    Center for Social Epidemiology and Population Health School of Public Health University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 38:775-87. 2009
  7. pmc Predictors of inflammation in U.S. children aged 3-16 years
    Jennifer Beam Dowd
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Hunter College, School of Public Health, City University of New York, New York, New York 10010, USA
    Am J Prev Med 39:314-20. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Does self-reported health bias the measurement of health inequalities in U.S. adults? Evidence using anchoring vignettes from the Health and Retirement Study
    Jennifer Beam Dowd
    School of Public Health, Hunter College, City University of New York CUNY, NY 10010, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 66:478-89. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Does self-rated health mean the same thing across socioeconomic groups? Evidence from biomarker data
    Jennifer Beam Dowd
    Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Hunter College, City University of New York, NY 10010, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 20:743-9. 2010
  10. pmc The impact of bisphenol A and triclosan on immune parameters in the U.S. population, NHANES 2003-2006
    Erin M Rees Clayton
    Department of Epidemiology, Center for Social Epidemiology and Population Health, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, 48109 2029, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 119:390-6. 2011

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Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint Early childhood origins of the income/health gradient: the role of maternal health behaviors
    Jennifer Beam Dowd
    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Soc Sci Med 65:1202-13. 2007
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Does the predictive power of self-rated health for subsequent mortality risk vary by socioeconomic status in the US?
    Jennifer Beam Dowd
    Center for Social Epidemiology and Population Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48104 2548, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 36:1214-21. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study is to test whether the predictive power of an individual's self-rated health (SRH) on subsequent mortality risk differs by socioeconomic status (SES) in the United States...
  3. pmc Socioeconomic disparities in the seroprevalence of cytomegalovirus infection in the US population: NHANES III
    J B Dowd
    Department of Epidemiology, Center for Social Epidemiology and Population Health, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Epidemiol Infect 137:58-65. 2009
    ....
  4. pmc Cytomegalovirus antibody levels, inflammation, and mortality among elderly Latinos over 9 years of follow-up
    Eric T Roberts
    Department of Epidemiology, 3659 SPH Tower, 109 Observatory, Ann Arbor, MI 48104 2548, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 172:363-71. 2010
    ..Further studies investigating methods for reducing IgG antibody response to CMV are warranted...
  5. pmc Seropositivity to cytomegalovirus, inflammation, all-cause and cardiovascular disease-related mortality in the United States
    Amanda M Simanek
    Department of Epidemiology, Center for Social Epidemiology and Population Health, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e16103. 2011
    ..We utilized a U.S. nationally representative study to examine whether CMV infection is associated with all-cause and CVD-related mortality. We also assessed whether CRP level mediated or modified these relationships...
  6. pmc Persistent pathogens linking socioeconomic position and cardiovascular disease in the US
    Amanda M Simanek
    Center for Social Epidemiology and Population Health School of Public Health University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 38:775-87. 2009
    ....
  7. pmc Predictors of inflammation in U.S. children aged 3-16 years
    Jennifer Beam Dowd
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Hunter College, School of Public Health, City University of New York, New York, New York 10010, USA
    Am J Prev Med 39:314-20. 2010
    ..Little is known about the correlates of low-grade inflammation in U.S. children...
  8. doi request reprint Does self-reported health bias the measurement of health inequalities in U.S. adults? Evidence using anchoring vignettes from the Health and Retirement Study
    Jennifer Beam Dowd
    School of Public Health, Hunter College, City University of New York CUNY, NY 10010, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 66:478-89. 2011
    ..We use anchoring vignettes to test and adjust for reporting differences by education, race/ethnicity, and gender in self-reported health in 6 domains (pain, sleep, mobility, memory, shortness of breath, and depression)...
  9. doi request reprint Does self-rated health mean the same thing across socioeconomic groups? Evidence from biomarker data
    Jennifer Beam Dowd
    Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Hunter College, City University of New York, NY 10010, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 20:743-9. 2010
    ..We test whether levels of biological risk differ by SES for those with the same SRH...
  10. pmc The impact of bisphenol A and triclosan on immune parameters in the U.S. population, NHANES 2003-2006
    Erin M Rees Clayton
    Department of Epidemiology, Center for Social Epidemiology and Population Health, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, 48109 2029, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 119:390-6. 2011
    ..Exposure to environmental toxicants is associated with numerous disease outcomes, many of which involve underlying immune and inflammatory dysfunction...
  11. doi request reprint Did national folic acid fortification reduce socioeconomic and racial disparities in folate status in the US?
    Jennifer Beam Dowd
    Center for Social Epidemiology and Population Health, Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 37:1059-66. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study is to determine the impact of the 1998 US Food and Drug Administration folic acid fortification policy on disparities in folate status in the United States...
  12. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic gradients in immune response to latent infection
    Jennifer Beam Dowd
    Center for Social Epidemiology and Population Health, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI 48104 2548, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 167:112-20. 2008
    ..It provides suggestive evidence that modulation of the immune system via latent infections may play a role in the observed associations between socioeconomic position and disease...