Amy F Wolkin

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Early detection of illness associated with poisonings of public health significance
    Amy F Wolkin
    National Center for Environmental Health Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 47:170-6. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Using poison center data for national public health surveillance for chemical and poison exposure and associated illness
    Amy F Wolkin
    National Center for Environmental Health Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 59:56-61. 2012
  3. pmc Mortality from a tornado outbreak, Alabama, April 27, 2011
    Cindy H Chiu
    Health Studies Branch, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, Mailstop F 60, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Am J Public Health 103:e52-8. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Perchlorate exposure from infant formula and comparisons with the perchlorate reference dose
    Joshua G Schier
    Division of Environmental Hazards and Health Effects, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 20:281-7. 2010
  5. pmc Serum concentrations of selected persistent organic pollutants in a sample of pregnant females and changes in their concentrations during gestation
    Richard Y Wang
    National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 117:1244-9. 2009
  6. pmc Diethylene glycol in health products sold over-the-counter and imported from Asian countries
    Joshua G Schier
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Med Toxicol 7:33-8. 2011
  7. pmc Evaluation of the National Weather Service Extreme Cold Warning Experiment in North Dakota
    Cindy H Chiu
    National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia
    Weather Clim Soc 6:22-31. 2014
  8. doi request reprint Effectiveness of Using Cellular Phones to Transmit Real-Time Shelter Morbidity Surveillance Data After Hurricane Sandy, New Jersey, October to November, 2012
    Alice M Shumate
    1Epidemic Intelligence Service, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia
    Disaster Med Public Health Prep 10:525-8. 2016
  9. pmc The role of applied epidemiology methods in the disaster management cycle
    Josephine Malilay
    Josephine Malilay, Amy F Wolkin, Amy H Schnall, Michelle N Podgornik, and Miguel A Cruz are with the National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA Michael Heumann is with HeumannHealth Consulting, Portland, OR Dennis Perrotta and Erin F Simms are with the Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists, Atlanta, GA At the time of the writing, Jennifer A Horney was with the University of North Carolina Center for Public Health Preparedness, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill David Zane is with the Texas Department of State Health Services, Austin Rachel Roisman is with the California Department of Public Health, Richmond Joel R Greenspan is with Martin Blanck and Associates, Alexandria, VA Doug Thoroughman is with the Kentucky Department for Public Health, Frankfort Henry A Anderson is with the Office of the State Health Officer Chief Medical Officer, Madison, WI Eden V Wells is with Clinical Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine Residency, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor
    Am J Public Health 104:2092-102. 2014
  10. pmc Disaster-related injuries and illnesses treated by American Red Cross disaster health services during Hurricanes Gustav and Ike
    Rebecca S Noe
    Division of Environmental Hazards andHealth Effects, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy, Chamblee, GA 30341, USA
    South Med J 106:102-8. 2013

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Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint Early detection of illness associated with poisonings of public health significance
    Amy F Wolkin
    National Center for Environmental Health Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 47:170-6. 2006
    ..Traditionally, emergency physicians and other health care providers have used poison control centers for management information; their reporting to these centers is crucial in poisoning surveillance efforts...
  2. doi request reprint Using poison center data for national public health surveillance for chemical and poison exposure and associated illness
    Amy F Wolkin
    National Center for Environmental Health Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 59:56-61. 2012
    ..This integration provides the opportunity to improve the public health response to chemical and poison exposures, minimizes morbidity and mortality, and serves as an important step forward in surveillance technology and integration...
  3. pmc Mortality from a tornado outbreak, Alabama, April 27, 2011
    Cindy H Chiu
    Health Studies Branch, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, Mailstop F 60, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Am J Public Health 103:e52-8. 2013
    ..We describe the demographics of the decedents from the tornado outbreak in Alabama on April 27, 2011; examine the circumstances of death surrounding these fatalities; and identify measures to prevent future tornado-related fatalities...
  4. doi request reprint Perchlorate exposure from infant formula and comparisons with the perchlorate reference dose
    Joshua G Schier
    Division of Environmental Hazards and Health Effects, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 20:281-7. 2010
    ..The perchlorate RfD may be exceeded when certain bovine milk-based PIFs are ingested and/or when PIFs are reconstituted with perchlorate-contaminated water...
  5. pmc Serum concentrations of selected persistent organic pollutants in a sample of pregnant females and changes in their concentrations during gestation
    Richard Y Wang
    National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 117:1244-9. 2009
    ....
  6. pmc Diethylene glycol in health products sold over-the-counter and imported from Asian countries
    Joshua G Schier
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Med Toxicol 7:33-8. 2011
    ..Based on current standards, these levels probably do not represent an acute public health threat. Additional research focusing on why DEG is found in these products and on the minimum amount of DEG needed to result in toxicity is needed...
  7. pmc Evaluation of the National Weather Service Extreme Cold Warning Experiment in North Dakota
    Cindy H Chiu
    National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia
    Weather Clim Soc 6:22-31. 2014
    ..These results suggest this community heard the new warning and took protective actions after hearing the warning...
  8. doi request reprint Effectiveness of Using Cellular Phones to Transmit Real-Time Shelter Morbidity Surveillance Data After Hurricane Sandy, New Jersey, October to November, 2012
    Alice M Shumate
    1Epidemic Intelligence Service, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia
    Disaster Med Public Health Prep 10:525-8. 2016
    ..Disaster Med Public Health Preparedness. 2015;10:525-528). ..
  9. pmc The role of applied epidemiology methods in the disaster management cycle
    Josephine Malilay
    Josephine Malilay, Amy F Wolkin, Amy H Schnall, Michelle N Podgornik, and Miguel A Cruz are with the National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA Michael Heumann is with HeumannHealth Consulting, Portland, OR Dennis Perrotta and Erin F Simms are with the Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists, Atlanta, GA At the time of the writing, Jennifer A Horney was with the University of North Carolina Center for Public Health Preparedness, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill David Zane is with the Texas Department of State Health Services, Austin Rachel Roisman is with the California Department of Public Health, Richmond Joel R Greenspan is with Martin Blanck and Associates, Alexandria, VA Doug Thoroughman is with the Kentucky Department for Public Health, Frankfort Henry A Anderson is with the Office of the State Health Officer Chief Medical Officer, Madison, WI Eden V Wells is with Clinical Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine Residency, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor
    Am J Public Health 104:2092-102. 2014
    ..Disaster epidemiology, once integrated into the disaster management cycle, can provide the evidence base to inform and enhance response capability within the public health infrastructure. ..
  10. pmc Disaster-related injuries and illnesses treated by American Red Cross disaster health services during Hurricanes Gustav and Ike
    Rebecca S Noe
    Division of Environmental Hazards andHealth Effects, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy, Chamblee, GA 30341, USA
    South Med J 106:102-8. 2013
    ..To describe the injuries and illnesses treated by the American Red Cross (Red Cross) during Hurricanes Gustav and Ike disaster relief operations reported on a new Aggregate Morbidity Report Form...
  11. doi request reprint Assessing radiation emergency preparedness planning by using community assessment for public health emergency response (CASPER) methodology
    Mawuli K Nyaku
    1Epidemic Intelligence Service assigned to the Michigan Department of Community Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GeorgiaUSA
    Prehosp Disaster Med 29:262-9. 2014
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  12. pmc Evaluation of active mortality surveillance system data for monitoring hurricane-related deaths-Texas, 2008
    Ekta Choudhary
    Division of Environmental Hazards and Health Effects, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Prehosp Disaster Med 27:392-7. 2012
    ..This surveillance system used established guidelines and case definitions to categorize deaths as directly, indirectly, and possibly related to Hurricane Ike...