Elizabeth A Kelvin

Summary

Affiliation: Columbia University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of self-reported epilepsy in a multiracial and multiethnic community in New York City
    Elizabeth A Kelvin
    G H Sergievsky Center, Columbia University, 622 West 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Epilepsy Res 77:141-50. 2007
  2. pmc Off-label use of the female condom for anal intercourse among men in New York City
    Elizabeth A Kelvin
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, New York, 10032, USA
    Am J Public Health 101:2241-4. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Investigation of familial aggregation of seizures in neurocysticercosis patients
    Elizabeth A Kelvin
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, 1051 Riverside Drive, Unit 15, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Epilepsy Res 84:67-71. 2009
  4. pmc Adding the female condom to the public health agenda on prevention of HIV and other sexually transmitted infections among men and women during anal intercourse
    Elizabeth A Kelvin
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, New York, 10032, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:985-7. 2009
  5. pmc An Approach to Developing a Prediction Model of Fertility Intent Among HIV-Positive Women and Men in Cape Town, South Africa: A Case Study
    Dan Bai
    Department of Biostatistics, Joseph Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    AIDS Behav 21:597-609. 2017
  6. pmc Seizure in people with newly diagnosed active or transitional neurocysticercosis
    Elizabeth A Kelvin
    Epidemiology and Biostatistics Track, Urban Public Health Program, CUNY School of Public Health at Hunter College, 425 East 25 St, Room 823W, New York, NY 10010, USA
    Seizure 20:119-25. 2011
  7. pmc Relationship between maternal demoralization, wheeze, and immunoglobulin E among inner-city children
    Marilyn Reyes
    Columbia Center for Children s Environmental Health, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 107:42-49.e1. 2011
  8. pmc Promoting Female Condom Use Among Female University Students in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa: Results of a Randomized Behavioral Trial
    Joanne E Mantell
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, 1051 Riverside Drive, Unit 15, New York, NY, 10032, USA
    AIDS Behav 19:1129-40. 2015
  9. pmc Anal use of the female condom: does uncertainty justify provider inaction?
    Joanne E Mantell
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    AIDS Care 21:1185-94. 2009
  10. pmc HIV/STI risk by migrant status among workers in an urban high-end entertainment centre in Eastern China
    Joanne E Mantell
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, Department of Psychiatry, New York State Psychiatric Institute, Columbia University, 1051 Riverside Drive, Unit 15, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Health Educ Res 26:283-95. 2011

Research Grants

  1. Epidemiology of Neurocysticercosis
    Elizabeth Kelvin; Fiscal Year: 2006

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Detail Information

Publications31

  1. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of self-reported epilepsy in a multiracial and multiethnic community in New York City
    Elizabeth A Kelvin
    G H Sergievsky Center, Columbia University, 622 West 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Epilepsy Res 77:141-50. 2007
    ..To estimate the prevalence of epilepsy in a racially and ethnically diverse neighborhood in New York City...
  2. pmc Off-label use of the female condom for anal intercourse among men in New York City
    Elizabeth A Kelvin
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, New York, 10032, USA
    Am J Public Health 101:2241-4. 2011
    ..7; 95% confidence interval = 2.5, 64.9; P = .002). The safety and efficacy of the female condom for anal intercourse are unknown and should be evaluated...
  3. doi request reprint Investigation of familial aggregation of seizures in neurocysticercosis patients
    Elizabeth A Kelvin
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, 1051 Riverside Drive, Unit 15, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Epilepsy Res 84:67-71. 2009
    ..The results of our analyses were null, and there was no trend toward familial aggregation of seizures in NCC patients...
  4. pmc Adding the female condom to the public health agenda on prevention of HIV and other sexually transmitted infections among men and women during anal intercourse
    Elizabeth A Kelvin
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, New York, 10032, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:985-7. 2009
    ..This demonstrates the urgent need for more protection options for anal intercourse and, more immediately, the need to evaluate the safety and efficacy of the female condom for anal intercourse...
  5. pmc An Approach to Developing a Prediction Model of Fertility Intent Among HIV-Positive Women and Men in Cape Town, South Africa: A Case Study
    Dan Bai
    Department of Biostatistics, Joseph Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    AIDS Behav 21:597-609. 2017
    ....
  6. pmc Seizure in people with newly diagnosed active or transitional neurocysticercosis
    Elizabeth A Kelvin
    Epidemiology and Biostatistics Track, Urban Public Health Program, CUNY School of Public Health at Hunter College, 425 East 25 St, Room 823W, New York, NY 10010, USA
    Seizure 20:119-25. 2011
    ..The aim of this study is to describe seizure as a presenting symptom in individuals with recently diagnosed neurocysticercosis (NCC)...
  7. pmc Relationship between maternal demoralization, wheeze, and immunoglobulin E among inner-city children
    Marilyn Reyes
    Columbia Center for Children s Environmental Health, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 107:42-49.e1. 2011
    ..However, this relationship has not been examined in inner-city African Americans and Hispanics, populations at high risk for asthma...
  8. pmc Promoting Female Condom Use Among Female University Students in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa: Results of a Randomized Behavioral Trial
    Joanne E Mantell
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, 1051 Riverside Drive, Unit 15, New York, NY, 10032, USA
    AIDS Behav 19:1129-40. 2015
    ..Introduction of a brief group-based MI FC promotion intervention with FC access holds promise for delivery in clinics and other community venues...
  9. pmc Anal use of the female condom: does uncertainty justify provider inaction?
    Joanne E Mantell
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    AIDS Care 21:1185-94. 2009
    ....
  10. pmc HIV/STI risk by migrant status among workers in an urban high-end entertainment centre in Eastern China
    Joanne E Mantell
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, Department of Psychiatry, New York State Psychiatric Institute, Columbia University, 1051 Riverside Drive, Unit 15, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Health Educ Res 26:283-95. 2011
    ..Findings suggest that adaptation to local culture over time may increase HIV/STI risk behaviours, a troublesome finding...
  11. pmc Anti-cockroach and anti-mouse IgE are associated with early wheeze and atopy in an inner-city birth cohort
    Kathleen M Donohue
    Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 122:914-20. 2008
    ....
  12. doi request reprint The effect of albendazole treatment on seizure outcomes in patients with symptomatic neurocysticercosis
    Matthew L Romo
    Epidemiology and Biostatistics Program, School of Urban Public Health at Hunter College, City University of New York, 2180 Third Avenue, New York, New York 10035, USA CUNY School of Public Health, 2180 Third Avenue, New York, New York 10035, USA
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 109:738-46. 2015
    ..The objective of this study was to further explore the effect of albendazole treatment on long-term seizure outcomes and to determine if there is evidence for a differential effect by seizure type...
  13. pmc What role does transactional sex play in the HIV/STI and reproductive health risk behaviour among high-tier entertainment centre workers in China?
    Joanne E Mantell
    a HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Glob Public Health 10:947-67. 2015
    ..However, risk behaviour was also high among those with no history of transactional sex. These findings highlight the need for targeted sexual and reproductive health initiatives for employees in these work settings. ..
  14. pmc Vulnerability to sexual violence and participation in sex work among high-end entertainment centre workers in Hunan Province, China
    Elizabeth A Kelvin
    School of Public Health at Hunter College, City University of New York, 2180 Third Avenue, New York, NY 10035, USA
    Sex Health 10:391-9. 2013
    ..China has seen a proliferation of entertainment centres that are frequented by business people. Employees at these centres often are young, female rural-to-urban migrants who may be vulnerable to sexual violence and exploitation...
  15. doi request reprint The association of living conditions and lifestyle factors with burden of cysts among neurocysticercosis patients in Ecuador
    Elizabeth A Kelvin
    CUNY School of Public Health at Hunter College, City University of New York, New York, NY 10035, USA
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 106:763-9. 2012
    ..0, p=0.007). Burden of cysts may be a useful outcome when looking to identify exposure risk factors in the absence of an uninfected control group...
  16. pmc Prenatal exposure to polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons, environmental tobacco smoke and asthma
    Maria Jose Rosa
    Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, NY 10032, USA
    Respir Med 105:869-76. 2011
    ..Here, we hypothesized that children exposed to both prenatal PAH and ETS may be at greater risk of asthma and seroatopy at ages 5-6 years, after controlling for current pollution exposure...
  17. doi request reprint Choice in HIV testing: the acceptability and anticipated use of a self-administered at-home oral HIV test among South Africans
    Elizabeth A Kelvin
    a City University New York Graduate School of Public Health and Health Policy, City University of New York, New York, New York, USA
    Afr J AIDS Res 15:99-108. 2016
    ..Thus, self-administered HIV testing could be an option added to the current testing modalities to address some important barriers to testing. ..
  18. doi request reprint Extermination strategies reported in the NYC Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 2004: prevalence and predictors
    Nancy L Ralph
    CUNY School of Public Health Hunter College, 2180 3rd Avenue NY, New York, NY, USA
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 23:392-8. 2013
    ..Higher prevalence of consumer-applied and conjoint consumer and professionally applied extermination in low-income households may reflect both economic determinants of first recourse and higher neighborhood infestation levels...
  19. pmc Intersecting identities and the association between bullying and suicide attempt among New York city youths: results from the 2009 New York city youth risk behavior survey
    Michael T Levasseur
    The City University of New York School of Public Health at Hunter College, New York, NY 10035, USA
    Am J Public Health 103:1082-9. 2013
    ..We examined the intersections of sexual minority, gender, and Hispanic ethnic identities and their interaction with experiences of bullying in predicting suicide attempt among New York City youths...
  20. pmc Immediate Blood Draw for CD4+ Cell Count Is Associated with Linkage to Care in Durban, South Africa: Findings from Pathways to Engagement in HIV Care
    Susie Hoffman
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute, Columbia University, New York, New York, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 11:e0162085. 2016
    ..We evaluated the impact of not having a day-of-diagnosis CD4+ count blood draw, as recommended by South African guidelines, on time to linkage, using data from a prospective cohort study...
  21. pmc Pregnancy intent among a sample of recently diagnosed HIV-positive women and men practicing unprotected sex in Cape Town, South Africa
    Joanne E Mantell
    Division of Gender, Sexuality and Health, HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute and Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York, NY Women s Health Research Unit, University of Cape Town School of Public Health and Family Medicine, Cape Town, South Africa Departments of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Joseph Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Cape Town School of Public Health and Family Medicine, Cape Town, South Africa Epidemiology and Biostatistics Program, The City University of New York School of Public Health, Hunter College, New York, NY City of Cape Town Department of Health, Cape Town, South Africa and University of Cape Town School of Public Health and Family Medicine, Cape Town, South Africa
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 67:S202-9. 2014
    ....
  22. pmc HIV and sexually transmitted infection risk behaviors and beliefs among Black West Indian immigrants and US-born Blacks
    Susie Hoffman
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Center, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:2042-50. 2008
    ....
  23. pmc A novel, efficient, randomized selection trial comparing combinations of drug therapy for ALS
    Paul H Gordon
    Department of Neurology, Columbia University, New York, USA
    Amyotroph Lateral Scler 9:212-22. 2008
    ..This phase II design was efficient, leading to treatment selection after just 60 patients, and can be used in other phase II trials to assess different agents...
  24. pmc Cord blood versus age 5 mononuclear cell proliferation on IgE and asthma
    Carolyn Chang
    Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, USA
    Clin Mol Allergy 8:11. 2010
    ..Our objective was to compare indoor allergen-induced CBMC with age 5 peripheral blood mononuclear cell (PBMC) proliferation and determine which may be associated with age 5 allergic immune responses and asthma in an inner city cohort...
  25. pmc Medical male circumcision and HIV risk: perceptions of women in a higher learning institution in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
    Joanne E Mantell
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, 1051 Riverside Drive, Unit 15, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Sex Health 10:112-8. 2013
    ..The aim was to explore young women's perspectives on MMC, with a view to developing clear messages about the limitations of MMC in reducing women's HIV risk...
  26. pmc Modulation of the effect of prenatal PAH exposure on PAH-DNA adducts in cord blood by plasma antioxidants
    Elizabeth A Kelvin
    Columbia Center for Children s Environmental Health, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:2262-8. 2009
    ..05; P = 0.165; among those with high carotenoids: beta = 0.06; P = 0.111). These results suggest a protective effect of micronutrients on the DNA damage and potential cancer risk associated with prenatal PAH exposure...
  27. doi request reprint The relationship between hunger and mental health outcomes among school-going Ecuadorian adolescents
    Matthew L Romo
    Epidemiology and Biostatistics Program, School of Urban Public Health at Hunter College, City University of New York, 2180 Third Avenue, New York, NY, 10035, USA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 51:827-37. 2016
    ..Our objective was to determine the relationship between hunger, symptoms of depression, and suicidal ideation among school-going Ecuadorian adolescents...
  28. pmc Inconsistencies on U.S. Departments of Health Websites Regarding Anal Use of the Female Condom
    Kristina Rodriguez
    CUNY School of Public Health, Graduate Center, 365 5th Ave, New York, NY, 10016, USA
    AIDS Behav 19:1141-9. 2015
    ..In the absence of safety and efficacy data, U.S. DOH websites are providing different and often contradictory messages about the FC for anal sex. ..
  29. doi request reprint Routine drug and food interactions during antihelminthic treatment of neurocysticercosis: a reason for the variable efficacy of albendazole and praziquantel?
    Matthew L Romo
    CUNY School of Public Health, New York, NY, USA
    J Clin Pharmacol 54:361-7. 2014
    ....
  30. doi request reprint Alanine transaminase has opposite associations with death from diabetes and ischemic heart disease in NHANES III
    C Mary Schooling
    CUNY School of Public Health at Hunter College, New York, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 22:789-98. 2012
    ..Some global regions, such as East Asia, have low mortality rates from IHD and high rates of diabetes. We hypothesized that some aspects of liver function might underlie this paradox...
  31. pmc The challenge of preventing environmentally related disease in young children: community-based research in New York City
    Frederica P Perera
    Columbia Center for Children s Environmental Health, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 60 Haven Avenue, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 110:197-204. 2002
    ..In turn, communities become better equipped to relay environmental health concerns to policy makers. In this paper we describe the center's research and its academic-community partnership and present some preliminary findings...

Research Grants1

  1. Epidemiology of Neurocysticercosis
    Elizabeth Kelvin; Fiscal Year: 2006
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