Research Topics

Julie Von Behren



  1. Quach T, Von Behren J, Goldberg D, Layefsky M, Reynolds P. Adverse birth outcomes and maternal complications in licensed cosmetologists and manicurists in California. Int Arch Occup Environ Health. 2015;88:823-33 pubmed publisher
    ..Women in the nail and hair care industry may be potentially at increased risk for some maternal complications, although further research is warranted. Vietnamese workers may also have increased risk for SGA. ..
  2. Von Behren J, Spector L, Mueller B, Carozza S, Chow E, Fox E, et al. Birth order and risk of childhood cancer: a pooled analysis from five US States. Int J Cancer. 2011;128:2709-16 pubmed publisher
    ..These risk estimates were based on a very large sample size, which allowed us to examine rare cancer types with greater statistical power than in most previous studies, however the biologic mechanisms remain to be elucidated. ..
  3. Gomez S, Shariff Marco S, Von Behren J, Kwan M, Kroenke C, Keegan T, et al. Representativeness of breast cancer cases in an integrated health care delivery system. BMC Cancer. 2015;15:688 pubmed publisher
  4. Von Behren J, Fisher P, Carmichael S, Shaw G, Reynolds P. An Investigation of Connections between Birth Defects and Cancers Arising in Adolescence and Very Young Adulthood. J Pediatr. 2017;185:237-240 pubmed publisher
    ..Although overall cancer risk was elevated among individuals with chromosomal birth defects, this was not observed in those with nonchromosomal birth defects, as was demonstrated previously in younger children. ..