David Levy

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Affiliation: Georgetown University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The Effect of Tobacco Control Policies on US Smokeless Tobacco Use: A Structured Review
    David T Levy
    Department of Oncology, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC
    Nicotine Tob Res . 2016
  2. pmc The Application of a Decision-Theoretic Model to Estimate the Public Health Impact of Vaporized Nicotine Product Initiation in the United States
    David T Levy
    Department of Oncology, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC
    Nicotine Tob Res . 2016
  3. pmc The role of public policies in reducing smoking prevalence: results from the Michigan SimSmoke tobacco policy simulation model
    David T Levy
    Population Sciences, Department of Oncology, Georgetown University, 3300 Whitehaven Street NW, Suite 4100, Washington, DC, 20007, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 27:615-25. 2016
  4. doi request reprint Estimating the Potential Impact of Tobacco Control Policies on Adverse Maternal and Child Health Outcomes in the United States Using the SimSmoke Tobacco Control Policy Simulation Model
    David Levy
    Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University, Washington, DC
    Nicotine Tob Res 18:1240-9. 2016
  5. pmc Gauging the Effect of U.S. Tobacco Control Policies From 1965 Through 2014 Using SimSmoke
    David T Levy
    Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University, Washington, District of Columbia Electronic address
    Am J Prev Med 50:535-42. 2016
  6. doi request reprint The benefits from complying with the framework convention on tobacco control: a SimSmoke analysis of 15 European nations
    David T Levy
    Cancer Prevention and Control Program, Department of Oncology, Georgetown University, Washington, DC 20007, USA, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Dublin 2, Ireland and TobaccoFree Research Institute Ireland, Dublin 8, Ireland
    Health Policy Plan 29:1031-42. 2014
  7. pmc Comparing effects of tobacco use prevention modalities: need for complex system models
    Steve Sussman
    Departments of Preventive Medicine and Psychology, University of Southern California, Soto Street Building 302A, 2001 N, Soto Street, Los Angeles, CA, 90033 9045, USA
    Tob Induc Dis 11:2. 2013
  8. pmc Italy SimSmoke: the effect of tobacco control policies on smoking prevalence and smoking attributable deaths in Italy
    David Levy
    Department of Epidemiology, Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Via La Masa, 19 20156, Milan, Italy
    BMC Public Health 12:709. 2012
  9. pmc Smoking-related deaths averted due to three years of policy progress
    David T Levy
    Department of Oncology, Georgetown University, 3300 Whitehaven Street NW, Suite 4100, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Bull World Health Organ 91:509-18. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Simulation modeling of policies directed at youth sugar-sweetened beverage consumption
    David T Levy
    Cancer Control, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University, Washington, DC, USA
    Am J Community Psychol 51:299-313. 2013

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Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint The Effect of Tobacco Control Policies on US Smokeless Tobacco Use: A Structured Review
    David T Levy
    Department of Oncology, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC
    Nicotine Tob Res . 2016
    ..While the focus has been mostly on cigarette-oriented policies, it is important to gauge the effects of policies targeting other products. We review and critique the literature on how policies affect smokeless tobacco (ST)...
  2. pmc The Application of a Decision-Theoretic Model to Estimate the Public Health Impact of Vaporized Nicotine Product Initiation in the United States
    David T Levy
    Department of Oncology, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC
    Nicotine Tob Res . 2016
    ..VNP uptake may encourage or deflect progression to cigarette smoking in those who would not have otherwise smoked, thereby undermining or accelerating reductions in smoking prevalence seen in recent years...
  3. pmc The role of public policies in reducing smoking prevalence: results from the Michigan SimSmoke tobacco policy simulation model
    David T Levy
    Population Sciences, Department of Oncology, Georgetown University, 3300 Whitehaven Street NW, Suite 4100, Washington, DC, 20007, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 27:615-25. 2016
    ..We consider the effect of those policies and additional policies consistent with MPOWER goals on smoking prevalence and smoking-attributable deaths (SADs)...
  4. doi request reprint Estimating the Potential Impact of Tobacco Control Policies on Adverse Maternal and Child Health Outcomes in the United States Using the SimSmoke Tobacco Control Policy Simulation Model
    David Levy
    Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University, Washington, DC
    Nicotine Tob Res 18:1240-9. 2016
    ..Studies also reveal the impact that tobacco control policies have on prenatal smoking. The purpose of this study is to estimate the effect of tobacco control policies on prenatal smoking prevalence and adverse MCH outcomes...
  5. pmc Gauging the Effect of U.S. Tobacco Control Policies From 1965 Through 2014 Using SimSmoke
    David T Levy
    Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University, Washington, District of Columbia Electronic address
    Am J Prev Med 50:535-42. 2016
    ..The year 2014 marked the 50th Anniversary of the first Surgeon General's Report. This paper estimates the effect of tobacco control policies in the U.S. after the 1964 Report using the SimSmoke tobacco control simulation model...
  6. doi request reprint The benefits from complying with the framework convention on tobacco control: a SimSmoke analysis of 15 European nations
    David T Levy
    Cancer Prevention and Control Program, Department of Oncology, Georgetown University, Washington, DC 20007, USA, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Dublin 2, Ireland and TobaccoFree Research Institute Ireland, Dublin 8, Ireland
    Health Policy Plan 29:1031-42. 2014
    ..This article compares the predicted impact of tobacco tax increases alone and as part of a comprehensive tobacco control strategy on smoking prevalence and smoking-attributable deaths (SADs) across 15 European countries...
  7. pmc Comparing effects of tobacco use prevention modalities: need for complex system models
    Steve Sussman
    Departments of Preventive Medicine and Psychology, University of Southern California, Soto Street Building 302A, 2001 N, Soto Street, Los Angeles, CA, 90033 9045, USA
    Tob Induc Dis 11:2. 2013
    ..Studying tobacco use prevention as a complex system is considered as a means to maximize effects from combinations of prevention types. Future studies will need to more systematically consider the role of combined programming...
  8. pmc Italy SimSmoke: the effect of tobacco control policies on smoking prevalence and smoking attributable deaths in Italy
    David Levy
    Department of Epidemiology, Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Via La Masa, 19 20156, Milan, Italy
    BMC Public Health 12:709. 2012
    ..The present study aims to evaluate the effect of past and project the effect of future tobacco control policies on smoking prevalence and associated premature mortality in Italy...
  9. pmc Smoking-related deaths averted due to three years of policy progress
    David T Levy
    Department of Oncology, Georgetown University, 3300 Whitehaven Street NW, Suite 4100, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Bull World Health Organ 91:509-18. 2013
    ..To evaluate the global impact of adopting highest-level MPOWER tobacco control policies in different countries and territories from 2007 to 2010...
  10. doi request reprint Simulation modeling of policies directed at youth sugar-sweetened beverage consumption
    David T Levy
    Cancer Control, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University, Washington, DC, USA
    Am J Community Psychol 51:299-313. 2013
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  11. pmc The Brazil SimSmoke policy simulation model: the effect of strong tobacco control policies on smoking prevalence and smoking-attributable deaths in a middle income nation
    David Levy
    Population Sciences, Department of Oncology, Georgetown University, Washington DC, USA
    PLoS Med 9:e1001336. 2012
    ..This paper estimates the effect of these stricter policies on smoking prevalence and associated premature mortality, and the effect that additional policies may have...
  12. pmc Chapter 10: A macro-model of smoking and lung cancer: examining aggregate trends in lung cancer rates using the CPS-I and CPS-II and two-stage clonal expansion models
    David T Levy
    Population Sciences, Department of Oncology, Georgetown University, 3300 Whitehaven St NW, Washington, DC 2007, USA
    Risk Anal 32:S125-41. 2012
    ..Systematic biases were observed from TSCE models using CPS-I and CPS-II data to estimate smoking-related lung cancer deaths...
  13. pmc The role of public policies in reducing smoking: the Minnesota SimSmoke tobacco policy model
    David T Levy
    Department of Oncology, Georgetown University, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Am J Prev Med 43:S179-86. 2012
    ..Modeling is used to examine policy effects on smoking prevalence and smoking-attributable deaths...
  14. pmc The potential effects of tobacco control in China: projections from the China SimSmoke simulation model
    David Levy
    Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Population Science, Department of Oncology, Georgetown University, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    BMJ 348:g1134. 2014
    ..To use a computer simulation model to project the potential impact in China of tobacco control measures on smoking, as recommended by the World Health Organization Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC), being fully implemented...
  15. doi request reprint Tobacco Policies in Louisiana: Recommendations for Future Tobacco Control Investment from SimSmoke, a Policy Simulation Model
    David Levy
    Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University, 3300 Whitehaven St, NW, Suite 4100, Washington, DC, 20007, USA
    Prev Sci 17:199-207. 2016
    ..These three policies have a substantial effect on smoking prevalence and attributable deaths and are likely to encounter more favor in the Louisiana legislature than increasing the state excise tax. ..
  16. pmc Smoking and adverse maternal and child health outcomes in Brazil
    David Levy
    Department of Oncology, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University, Washington, DC
    Nicotine Tob Res 15:1797-804. 2013
    ..Less research has been conducted in low and middle income countries, but a burgeoning literature can be found for Brazil...
  17. pmc Complying with the framework convention for tobacco control: an application of the Abridged SimSmoke model to Israel
    David Levy
    Department of Oncology, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC USA
    Isr J Health Policy Res 5:41. 2016
    ..The Abridged SimSmoke tobacco control policy simulation model is applied to Israel to estimate the effects on reducing smoking-attributable mortality resulting from full implementation of MPOWER policies...
  18. doi request reprint E-cigarette use 1 year later in a population-based prospective cohort
    Michael S Amato
    The Schroeder Institute for Tobacco Research and Policy Studies at Truth Initiative, Washington DC, USA
    Tob Control . 2016
    ..Results suggested that individuals reporting use on ≤5 days in the past 30 were likely to discontinue use, and should be excluded from estimates of population prevalence...
  19. pmc Collaborative modeling of the impact of obesity on race-specific breast cancer incidence and mortality
    Yaojen Chang
    Cancer Prevention and Control Program, Department of Oncology, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, 3300 Whitehaven Street, Suite 4100, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 136:823-35. 2012
    ..Despite its modest impact on breast cancer control and race disparities, obesity remains one of the few known modifiable risks for cancer and other diseases, underlining its relevance as a public health target...