Rachael M Jones

Summary

Affiliation: University of Illinois at Chicago
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Dose-response models for selected respiratory infectious agents: Bordetella pertussis, group a Streptococcus, rhinovirus and respiratory syncytial virus
    Rachael M Jones
    Division of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, School of Public Health University of Illinois, Chicago, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 15:832. 2015
  2. doi request reprint Multiple imputation for assessment of exposures to drinking water contaminants: evaluation with the Atrazine Monitoring Program
    Rachael M Jones
    Division of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2121 W Taylor St M C 922, Chicago, IL 60612, United States Electronic address
    Environ Res 134:466-73. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Benchmarking of a Markov multizone model of contaminant transport
    Rachael M Jones
    1 School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2121W Taylor Street M C 922, Chicago, IL 60605, USA
    Ann Occup Hyg 58:1018-31. 2014
  4. doi request reprint Experimental evaluation of a Markov multizone model of particulate contaminant transport
    Rachael M Jones
    1 School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2121W Taylor Street M C 922, Chicago, IL 60605, USA
    Ann Occup Hyg 58:1032-45. 2014
  5. doi request reprint Selecting nonpharmaceutical interventions for influenza
    Rachael M Jones
    School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Risk Anal 33:1473-88. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Hydrometeorological variables predict fecal indicator bacteria densities in freshwater: data-driven methods for variable selection
    Rachael M Jones
    Division of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2121 W Taylor St, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Environ Monit Assess 185:2355-66. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Influenza infection risk and predominate exposure route: uncertainty analysis
    Rachael M Jones
    School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2121 W Taylor St, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Risk Anal 31:1622-31. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Critical review and uncertainty analysis of factors influencing influenza transmission
    Rachael M Jones
    School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2121 W Taylor St, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Risk Anal 31:1226-42. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Comparing two-zone models of dust exposure
    Rachael M Jones
    ENVIRON International Corporation, Chicago, Illinois 60606, USA
    J Occup Environ Hyg 8:513-9. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Development and evaluation of a semi-empirical two-zone dust exposure model for a dusty construction trade
    Rachael M Jones
    ENVIRON International Corporation, Chicago, Illinois 60606, USA
    J Occup Environ Hyg 8:337-48. 2011

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Publications18

  1. doi request reprint Dose-response models for selected respiratory infectious agents: Bordetella pertussis, group a Streptococcus, rhinovirus and respiratory syncytial virus
    Rachael M Jones
    Division of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, School of Public Health University of Illinois, Chicago, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 15:832. 2015
    ..The objective of this study was to fit dose-response functions for these microbes to published experimental data...
  2. doi request reprint Multiple imputation for assessment of exposures to drinking water contaminants: evaluation with the Atrazine Monitoring Program
    Rachael M Jones
    Division of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2121 W Taylor St M C 922, Chicago, IL 60612, United States Electronic address
    Environ Res 134:466-73. 2014
    ..However, birth and other health outcomes are associated with narrow time-windows of exposure. Infrequent monitoring impedes linkage between water quality and health outcomes for epidemiological analyses...
  3. doi request reprint Benchmarking of a Markov multizone model of contaminant transport
    Rachael M Jones
    1 School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2121W Taylor Street M C 922, Chicago, IL 60605, USA
    Ann Occup Hyg 58:1018-31. 2014
    ..However, the magnitude of prediction error may be tolerable for some applications and can be avoided by incorporating turbulence by way of fluctuating velocity (e.g. turbulence intensity). ..
  4. doi request reprint Experimental evaluation of a Markov multizone model of particulate contaminant transport
    Rachael M Jones
    1 School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2121W Taylor Street M C 922, Chicago, IL 60605, USA
    Ann Occup Hyg 58:1032-45. 2014
    ..Overall, the results indicate that the Markov model is a plausible tool for modeling the fate and transport of supermicrometer particles. ..
  5. doi request reprint Selecting nonpharmaceutical interventions for influenza
    Rachael M Jones
    School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Risk Anal 33:1473-88. 2013
    ..Means by which realism can be increased in the method are discussed. ..
  6. doi request reprint Hydrometeorological variables predict fecal indicator bacteria densities in freshwater: data-driven methods for variable selection
    Rachael M Jones
    Division of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2121 W Taylor St, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Environ Monit Assess 185:2355-66. 2013
    ..Results suggest that our alternative approach is feasible and performs similarly to more resource-intensive approaches...
  7. doi request reprint Influenza infection risk and predominate exposure route: uncertainty analysis
    Rachael M Jones
    School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2121 W Taylor St, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Risk Anal 31:1622-31. 2011
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  8. doi request reprint Critical review and uncertainty analysis of factors influencing influenza transmission
    Rachael M Jones
    School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2121 W Taylor St, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Risk Anal 31:1226-42. 2011
    ..These analyses, and future experimental work, will improve parameterization of influenza transmission and risk models, facilitating more robust characterization of the magnitude and uncertainty in infection risk...
  9. doi request reprint Comparing two-zone models of dust exposure
    Rachael M Jones
    ENVIRON International Corporation, Chicago, Illinois 60606, USA
    J Occup Environ Hyg 8:513-9. 2011
    ..We suggest that applications of the mechanistic model be limited to contexts where the near-field volume is very small relative to the far-field volume...
  10. doi request reprint Development and evaluation of a semi-empirical two-zone dust exposure model for a dusty construction trade
    Rachael M Jones
    ENVIRON International Corporation, Chicago, Illinois 60606, USA
    J Occup Environ Hyg 8:337-48. 2011
    ..Predicted dust C(twa) were in concordance with measured values for the contracting crew, but under estimated measured values for the unskilled worker. Further characterization of skill-related exposure factors is indicated...
  11. doi request reprint A study of adverse birth outcomes and agricultural land use practices in Missouri
    Kirsten S Almberg
    University of Illinois at Chicago, School of Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics Division, 1603W Taylor Street, Chicago, IL 60607, United States of America Electronic address
    Environ Res 134:420-6. 2014
    ..The study aims were to assess the relationship between county-level measures of crop-specific agricultural production and adverse birth outcomes in Missouri and to evaluate the most appropriate statistical methodologies for doing so...
  12. doi request reprint Characterizing the risk of infection from Mycobacterium tuberculosis in commercial passenger aircraft using quantitative microbial risk assessment
    Rachael M Jones
    School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA
    Risk Anal 29:355-65. 2009
    ..2 cases or more under these scenarios. Use of respiratory protection by the infectious source and/or susceptible passengers reduced infection incidence up to one order of magnitude...
  13. doi request reprint Evaluation of imputation methods for microbial surface water quality studies
    Chiping Nieh
    Division of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2121 W Taylor Street, Chicago, IL 60612 7260, USA
    Environ Sci Process Impacts 16:1145-53. 2014
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  14. ncbi request reprint Benzene exposure and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma
    Martyn T Smith
    Center for Occupational and Environmental Health, School of Public Health, 216 Earl Warren Hall, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:385-91. 2007
    ..We conclude that, overall, the evidence supports an association between occupational benzene exposure and NHL...
  15. doi request reprint Factors influencing dust exposure: finishing activities in drywall construction
    Catherine E Simmons
    ENVIRON International Corporation, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    J Occup Environ Hyg 8:324-36. 2011
    ..Dust concentrations returned to pre-activity (background) levels 2-4 hr after cessation of the sanding activity...
  16. doi request reprint Community drinking water quality monitoring data: utility for public health research and practice
    Rachael M Jones
    Divisions of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences Dr Jones and Epidemiology and Biostatistics Drs Graber, Turyk, and Stayner, School of Public Health, and Department of Civil and Materials Engineering, College of Engineering Dr Rockne, University of Illinois at Chicago
    J Public Health Manag Pract 20:210-9. 2014
    ..The EPHT program has formally expanded its scope to include finished drinking water quality...
  17. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of COSHH Essentials for vapor degreasing and bag filling operations
    Rachael M Jones
    School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
    Ann Occup Hyg 50:137-47. 2006
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  18. doi request reprint Receiver-operating characteristics analysis: a new approach to predicting the presence of pathogens in surface waters
    Burcu M Yavuz
    Division of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, University of Illinois at Chicago School of Public Health, 2121 West Taylor Street, M C 922, Chicago, Illinois 60612, United States
    Environ Sci Technol 48:5628-35. 2014
    ..S. Environmental Protection Agency derived from epidemiological risk assessment. The ROC approach is flexible and can inform location-specific interpretation of water quality monitoring data and decision making. ..