STEVE B WING

Summary

Affiliation: University of North Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Air pollution from industrial swine operations and blood pressure of neighboring residents
    Steve Wing
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7400, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 121:92-6. 2013
  2. pmc Social responsibility and research ethics in community-driven studies of industrialized hog production
    Steve Wing
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hil 27599 7435, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 110:437-44. 2002
  3. pmc Objectivity and ethics in environmental health science
    Steve Wing
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 111:1809-18. 2003
  4. pmc Age at exposure to ionising radiation and cancer mortality among Hanford workers: follow up through 1994
    S Wing
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7400, USA
    Occup Environ Med 62:465-72. 2005
  5. pmc Integrating epidemiology, education, and organizing for environmental justice: community health effects of industrial hog operations
    Steve Wing
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, CB 7435, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7435, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:1390-7. 2008
  6. pmc Air pollution and odor in communities near industrial swine operations
    Steve Wing
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7435, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 116:1362-8. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Ethics for environmental health research: the case of the U.S. Nuclear weapons industry
    Steve Wing
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC 27599 2089, USA
    New Solut 20:179-87. 2010
  8. pmc Cancer risks near nuclear facilities: the importance of research design and explicit study hypotheses
    Steve Wing
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7435, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 119:417-21. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Air pollution, lung function, and physical symptoms in communities near concentrated Swine feeding operations
    Leah Schinasi
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7435, USA
    Epidemiology 22:208-15. 2011
  10. pmc The potential impact of flooding on confined animal feeding operations in eastern North Carolina
    Steve Wing
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7400, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 110:387-91. 2002

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Publications21

  1. pmc Air pollution from industrial swine operations and blood pressure of neighboring residents
    Steve Wing
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7400, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 121:92-6. 2013
    ..Malodor and pollutant concentrations have been associated with self-reported stress and altered mood in prior studies...
  2. pmc Social responsibility and research ethics in community-driven studies of industrialized hog production
    Steve Wing
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hil 27599 7435, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 110:437-44. 2002
    ..Community-driven research partnerships can help address problems in research ethics and can enhance the social responsibility of researchers and their institutions...
  3. pmc Objectivity and ethics in environmental health science
    Steve Wing
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 111:1809-18. 2003
    ..By considering the history and philosophy of their disciplines, practicing researchers can increase the rigor, objectivity, and social responsibility of environmental health science...
  4. pmc Age at exposure to ionising radiation and cancer mortality among Hanford workers: follow up through 1994
    S Wing
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7400, USA
    Occup Environ Med 62:465-72. 2005
    ..Studies of workers at the plutonium production factory in Hanford, WA have led to conflicting conclusions about the role of age at exposure as a modifier of associations between ionising radiation and cancer...
  5. pmc Integrating epidemiology, education, and organizing for environmental justice: community health effects of industrial hog operations
    Steve Wing
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, CB 7435, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7435, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:1390-7. 2008
    ..Research could affect policy through its findings and its mobilization of communities...
  6. pmc Air pollution and odor in communities near industrial swine operations
    Steve Wing
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7435, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 116:1362-8. 2008
    ..Odors can affect health and quality of life. Industrialized animal agriculture creates odorant compounds that are components of a mixture of agents that could trigger symptoms reported by neighbors of livestock operations...
  7. doi request reprint Ethics for environmental health research: the case of the U.S. Nuclear weapons industry
    Steve Wing
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC 27599 2089, USA
    New Solut 20:179-87. 2010
    ..Organizing by workers and affected communities can bring about a better understanding of the health effects of ionizing radiation as well as more ethical research practices...
  8. pmc Cancer risks near nuclear facilities: the importance of research design and explicit study hypotheses
    Steve Wing
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7435, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 119:417-21. 2011
    ..S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission asked the National Academy of Sciences to update a 1990 study of cancer risks near nuclear facilities. Prior research on this topic has suffered from problems in hypothesis formulation and research design...
  9. doi request reprint Air pollution, lung function, and physical symptoms in communities near concentrated Swine feeding operations
    Leah Schinasi
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7435, USA
    Epidemiology 22:208-15. 2011
    ..We examined associations of reported hog odor and of monitored air pollutants with physical symptoms and lung function in people living within 1.5 miles of hog operations...
  10. pmc The potential impact of flooding on confined animal feeding operations in eastern North Carolina
    Steve Wing
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7400, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 110:387-91. 2002
    ..Our analysis suggests that flood events have a significant potential to degrade environmental health because of dispersion of wastes from industrial animal operations in areas with vulnerable populations...
  11. pmc Environmental injustice in North Carolina's hog industry
    S Wing
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7400, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 108:225-31. 2000
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  12. pmc Intensive livestock operations, health, and quality of life among eastern North Carolina residents
    S Wing
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 2089, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 108:233-8. 2000
    ..Long-term physical and mental health impacts could not be investigated in this study...
  13. ncbi request reprint A case control study of multiple myeloma at four nuclear facilities
    S Wing
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599 7400, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 10:144-53. 2000
    ..The exposure age effect is at odds with interpretations of A-bomb survivor studies but in agreement with several studies of cancer among nuclear workers...
  14. ncbi request reprint Greater sensitivity to ionizing radiation at older age: follow-up of workers at Oak Ridge National Laboratory through 1990
    D B Richardson
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 27599 8050, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 28:428-36. 1999
    ..Since biological changes occur as adults age, a potentially important question in these investigations is whether sensitivity to the carcinogenic effects of ionizing radiation changes with age at exposure...
  15. pmc Radiation and mortality of workers at Oak Ridge National Laboratory: positive associations for doses received at older ages
    D B Richardson
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 8050, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 107:649-56. 1999
    ..These findings suggest increases in cancer mortality associated with low-level external exposure to ionizing radiation and potentially greater sensitivity to the carcinogenic effects of ionizing radiation with older ages at exposure...
  16. ncbi request reprint Missing annual external radiation dosimetry data among Hanford workers
    D Richardson
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599 8050, USA
    J Expo Anal Environ Epidemiol 9:575-85. 1999
    ..Missing annual external dosimetry records should be considered as a potential source of bias and uncertainty in investigations of radiation-cancer associations among Hanford workers...
  17. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of annual external radiation doses at values near minimum detection levels of dosimeters at the Hanford nuclear facility
    D Richardson
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599 8050, USA
    J Expo Anal Environ Epidemiol 10:27-35. 2000
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  18. ncbi request reprint Methods for investigating age differences in the effects of prolonged exposures
    D B Richardson
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 27599 8050, USA
    Am J Ind Med 33:123-30. 1998
    ..These methods are illustrated with occupational cohort data for employees of Oak Ridge National Laboratory. The methods presented in this paper should facilitate examination of the effects of aging on sensitivity to prolonged exposures...
  19. pmc Concentrated swine feeding operations and public health: a review of occupational and community health effects
    D Cole
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7400, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 108:685-99. 2000
    ..However; an evaluation of the published literature; and a recognition of the elements that may be compromising these studies; provides the foundation from which future studies may develop...
  20. ncbi request reprint Income, income inequality, and cardiovascular disease mortality: relations among county populations of the United States, 1985 to 1994
    Mark W Massing
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    South Med J 97:475-84. 2004
    ..This study was undertaken to describe relations among population-level income, income equality, and mortality due to cardiovascular disease, coronary heart disease, and stroke...
  21. ncbi request reprint Cancer risk from low-level ionizing radiation: the role of age at exposure
    D B Richardson
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599-8050, USA
    Occup Med 16:191-218. 2001
    ..Further attention to modifying factors in radiation-cancer associations, such as age at exposure, may help to protect workers and the public by improving our understanding of sensitivity variation within populations...

Research Grants14

  1. Local Health Impacts of Land Application of Sewage Sludge
    Steven Wing; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Recruitment will be accompanied by environmental health and environmental justice education conducted under the leadership of experienced community based organizations. ..
  2. Local Health Impacts of Land Application of Sewage Sludge
    Steven Wing; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Recruitment will be accompanied by environmental health and environmental justice education conducted under the leadership of experienced community based organizations. ..
  3. COMMUNITY HEALTH & ENVIRONMENTAL REAWAKENING
    Steven Wing; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  4. Community Health Effects of Industrial Hog Operations
    Steven Wing; Fiscal Year: 2005
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  5. AGRICULTURAL DUST AND CHILDHOOD ASTHMA SYMPTOMS
    Steve Wing; Fiscal Year: 2004
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  6. Local Health Impacts of Land Application of Sewage Sludge
    Steven B Wing; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Recruitment will be accompanied by environmental health and environmental justice education conducted under the leadership of experienced community based organizations. ..