St. Paul

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Organization: St. Paul
Country: USA

Top Publications

  1. pmc Salmonella enterica pulsed-field gel electrophoresis clusters, Minnesota, USA, 2001-2007
    Joshua M Rounds
    Acute Disease Investigation and Control Section, Minnesota Department of Health, St Paul, Minnesota 55164, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 16:1678-85. 2010
  2. ncbi Regional extent of an ecosystem engineer: earthworm invasion in northern hardwood forests
    Andrew R Holdsworth
    University of Minnesota, Conservation Biology Graduate Program, 187 McNeal Hall, 1985 Buford Avenue, St Paul, Minnesota 55108, USA
    Ecol Appl 17:1666-77. 2007
  3. ncbi Mercury mass balance at a wastewater treatment plant employing sludge incineration with offgas mercury control
    Steven J Balogh
    Metropolitan Council Environmental Services, 2400 Childs Road, St Paul, MN 55106, USA
    Sci Total Environ 389:125-31. 2008
  4. ncbi Effects of earthworm invasion on plant species richness in northern hardwood forests
    Andrew R Holdsworth
    University of Minnesota, Conservation Biology Graduate Program, 187 McNeal Hall, 1985 Buford Avenue, St Paul, MN 55108, USA
    Conserv Biol 21:997-1008. 2007
  5. ncbi Socioeconomic consequences of mercury use and pollution
    Edward B Swain
    Minnesota Pollution Control Agency, St Paul 55155, USA
    Ambio 36:45-61. 2007
  6. pmc Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus at canoe camp
    Kathryn Como-Sabetti
    Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Prevention and Control Section, Minnesota Department of Health, Saint Paul, Minnesota 55164 0975, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:1759-61. 2006
  7. ncbi Multiresidue analysis of seven anticoagulant rodenticides by high-performance liquid chromatography/electrospray/mass spectrometry
    LeEtta J Marek
    Minnesota Department of Agriculture, 601 Robert Street North, St Paul, MN 55155, USA
    J Agric Food Chem 55:571-6. 2007
  8. ncbi Y-STR concordance study between Y-Plex5, Y-Plex6, Y-Plex12, PowerplexY, Y-Filer, MPI, and MPII
    Ann Marie Gross
    Minnesota BCA Forensic Science Laboratory, St Paul, MN 55106, USA
    J Forensic Sci 51:1423-8. 2006
  9. ncbi Minnesota population data on 15 STR loci using the Identifiler kit
    Ann Marie Gross
    Minnesota BCA Forensic Science Laboratory, St Paul, MN 55106, USA
    J Forensic Sci 51:1410-3. 2006
  10. pmc Comparison of multiple-locus variable-number tandem repeat analysis, pulsed-field gel electrophoresis, and phage typing for subtype analysis of Salmonella enterica serotype Enteritidis
    D Boxrud
    Minnesota Department of Health, 601 Robert Street N, P O Box 64899, Saint Paul, MN 55164 0899, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 45:536-43. 2007

Research Grants

  1. POPULATION BASED APPROACH TO INCREASE MAMMOGRAPHY USE
    Jonathan Slater; Fiscal Year: 2001
  2. Emerging Infections Programs
    Richard Danila; Fiscal Year: 2007
  3. Envirnomental Health Specialist Network
    Richard Danila; Fiscal Year: 2007
  4. Envirnomental Health Specialist Network
    Richard Danila; Fiscal Year: 2005
  5. Envirnomental Health Specialist Network
    RICHARD NORMAN DANILA; Fiscal Year: 2010

Scientific Experts

Detail Information

Publications62

  1. pmc Salmonella enterica pulsed-field gel electrophoresis clusters, Minnesota, USA, 2001-2007
    Joshua M Rounds
    Acute Disease Investigation and Control Section, Minnesota Department of Health, St Paul, Minnesota 55164, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 16:1678-85. 2010
    ..enterica pulsed-field gel electrophoresis clusters, investigation of clusters of ≥4 cases and clusters in which the first 3 case isolates were received at a public health laboratory within 7 days may improve outbreak investigations...
  2. ncbi Regional extent of an ecosystem engineer: earthworm invasion in northern hardwood forests
    Andrew R Holdsworth
    University of Minnesota, Conservation Biology Graduate Program, 187 McNeal Hall, 1985 Buford Avenue, St Paul, Minnesota 55108, USA
    Ecol Appl 17:1666-77. 2007
    ....
  3. ncbi Mercury mass balance at a wastewater treatment plant employing sludge incineration with offgas mercury control
    Steven J Balogh
    Metropolitan Council Environmental Services, 2400 Childs Road, St Paul, MN 55106, USA
    Sci Total Environ 389:125-31. 2008
    ..Overall, the treatment process is effective in removing Hg from wastewater and sequestering it in a controllable stream for secure disposal...
  4. ncbi Effects of earthworm invasion on plant species richness in northern hardwood forests
    Andrew R Holdsworth
    University of Minnesota, Conservation Biology Graduate Program, 187 McNeal Hall, 1985 Buford Avenue, St Paul, MN 55108, USA
    Conserv Biol 21:997-1008. 2007
    ..Our results provide regional evidence that invasion by Lumbricus species may be an important mechanism in reduced plant-species richness and changes in plant communities in mature forests dominated by sugar maples...
  5. ncbi Socioeconomic consequences of mercury use and pollution
    Edward B Swain
    Minnesota Pollution Control Agency, St Paul 55155, USA
    Ambio 36:45-61. 2007
    ....
  6. pmc Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus at canoe camp
    Kathryn Como-Sabetti
    Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Prevention and Control Section, Minnesota Department of Health, Saint Paul, Minnesota 55164 0975, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:1759-61. 2006
  7. ncbi Multiresidue analysis of seven anticoagulant rodenticides by high-performance liquid chromatography/electrospray/mass spectrometry
    LeEtta J Marek
    Minnesota Department of Agriculture, 601 Robert Street North, St Paul, MN 55155, USA
    J Agric Food Chem 55:571-6. 2007
    ..Limits of quantitation were as low as 1.5-4.5 ng g-1. The developed method was rapid and provided the simultaneous confirmation and quantification of the seven anticoagulant rodenticides...
  8. ncbi Y-STR concordance study between Y-Plex5, Y-Plex6, Y-Plex12, PowerplexY, Y-Filer, MPI, and MPII
    Ann Marie Gross
    Minnesota BCA Forensic Science Laboratory, St Paul, MN 55106, USA
    J Forensic Sci 51:1423-8. 2006
  9. ncbi Minnesota population data on 15 STR loci using the Identifiler kit
    Ann Marie Gross
    Minnesota BCA Forensic Science Laboratory, St Paul, MN 55106, USA
    J Forensic Sci 51:1410-3. 2006
  10. pmc Comparison of multiple-locus variable-number tandem repeat analysis, pulsed-field gel electrophoresis, and phage typing for subtype analysis of Salmonella enterica serotype Enteritidis
    D Boxrud
    Minnesota Department of Health, 601 Robert Street N, P O Box 64899, Saint Paul, MN 55164 0899, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 45:536-43. 2007
    ..These results indicate that MLVA may be a useful tool for detection and investigation of outbreaks caused by Salmonella serotype Enteritidis...
  11. ncbi A community outbreak of conjunctivitis caused by nontypeable Streptococcus pneumoniae in Minnesota
    Jessica M Buck
    Acute Disease Investigation and Control Section, Minnesota Department of Health, St Paul, MN 55164 0975, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 25:906-11. 2006
    ..The Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) was notified of an outbreak of conjunctivitis in city A with cultures positive for Streptococcus pneumoniae...
  12. ncbi Salmonella outbreaks in restaurants in Minnesota, 1995 through 2003: evaluation of the role of infected foodworkers
    Carlota Medus
    Acute Disease Investigation and Control Section, Minnesota Department of Health, P O Box 64975, St Paul, Minnesota 55164 0975, USA
    J Food Prot 69:1870-8. 2006
    ..Infected foodworkers likely serve as an important source for Salmonella transmission. Therefore, assessment of foodworker infection is essential for controlling restaurant outbreaks...
  13. ncbi Community exposure to asbestos from a vermiculite exfoliation plant in NE Minneapolis
    James Kelly
    Minnesota Department of Health, St Paul, Minnesota 55164 0975, USA
    Inhal Toxicol 18:941-7. 2006
    ..This cohort is now being investigated in a respiratory health screening study conducted by the University of Minnesota and the Minnesota Department of Health...
  14. ncbi Statewide asthma training for Minnesota school personnel
    JANET KEYSSER
    Minnesota Department of Health, 85 East Seventh Place, Ste 400, PO Box 64882, St Paul, MN 55164 0882, USA
    J Sch Health 76:264-8. 2006
  15. ncbi Investigation of exposures to commercial asbestos in northeastern Minnesota iron miners who developed mesothelioma
    Wendy M Brunner
    Chronic Disease and Environmental Epidemiology, Minnesota Department of Health, 85 East 7th Place, P O Box 64882, St Paul, MN 55164 0882, USA
    Regul Toxicol Pharmacol 52:S116-20. 2008
    ..The time between employment in these asbestos-exposed occupations and the diagnosis of mesothelioma is consistent with the 20 or more year latency period that has been observed in other studies of this cancer...
  16. pmc Trends and disparities among diabetes-complicated births in Minnesota, 1993-2003
    Heather M Devlin
    Minnesota Diabetes Program, Minnesota Department of Health, PO Box 64882, St Paul, MN 55164 0882, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:59-62. 2008
    ..8, respectively). Increases were significant in all demographic groups except gestational diabetes among American Indian mothers, and disparities worsened among all groups. Targeted interventions and surveillance improvements are needed...
  17. pmc Prehospital and emergency department capacity for acute stroke care in Minnesota
    Albert Wu Tsai
    Minnesota Department of Health, P O Box 64882, St Paul, MN 55164 0882, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 5:A55. 2008
    ..Two surveys conducted in 2006 obtained information about current practices and capacities of emergency medical services and emergency departments in Minnesota...
  18. pmc Correlation and studies of habitat selection: problem, red herring or opportunity?
    John Fieberg
    Biometrics Unit, Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, 5463 C W Broadway, Forest Lake, MN 55434, USA
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 365:2233-44. 2010
    ..Until then, variance inflation techniques and two-stage approaches should offer pragmatic and flexible approaches to modelling correlated data...
  19. doi Salmonellosis outbreak due to chicken contact leading to a foodborne outbreak associated with infected delicatessen workers
    Erin Hedican
    Acute Disease Investigation and Control Section, Minnesota Department of Health, St Paul, Minnesota 55164 0975, USA
    Foodborne Pathog Dis 7:995-7. 2010
    ..These outbreaks illustrate the complex epidemiology of salmonellosis...
  20. ncbi Expedited partner therapy: a new strategy for reducing sexually transmitted diseases in Minnesota
    Candy Hadsall
    STD and HIV Section, Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Prevention and Control Division, Minnesota Department of Health, USA
    Minn Med 92:55-7. 2009
    ..It also addresses legislation that removed the last-known legal barrier to EPT in Minnesota as well as concerns about implementation of this treatment strategy...
  21. ncbi Restaurant Salmonella Enteritidis outbreak associated with an asymptomatic infected food worker
    Erin Hedican
    Acute Disease Investigation and Control Section, Minnesota Department of Health, St Paul, Minnesota 55164 0975, USA
    J Food Prot 72:2332-6. 2009
    ....
  22. doi Minnesota's Nursing Facility Performance-Based Incentive Payment Program: an innovative model for promoting care quality
    Valerie Cooke
    Nursing Facility Rates and Policy Division, Department of Human Services, St Paul, Minnesota 55164 0973, USA
    Gerontologist 50:556-63. 2010
    ..We explain PIPP rationale and design, describe projects and participating facilities, and present findings from interviews with project leaders...
  23. doi Indoor allergens in Minnesota schools and child care centers
    Daniel C Tranter
    Minnesota Department of Health, Division of Environmental Health, P O Box 64975, St Paul, MN 55164 0975, USA
    J Occup Environ Hyg 6:582-91. 2009
    ..Modest environmental interventions can be implemented by building staff, which should result in lower allergen concentrations...
  24. ncbi What time is it? Choice of time origin and scale in extended proportional hazards models
    John Fieberg
    Biometrics Unit, Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, 5463 C West Broadway, Forest Lake, Minnesota 55025, USA
    Ecology 90:1687-97. 2009
    ..Lastly, we discuss the strengths and limitations of SPPH models relative to fully parametric approaches...
  25. doi Testing for potential contextual bias effects during the verification stage of the ACE-V methodology when conducting fingerprint comparisons
    Glenn Langenburg
    Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension Forensic Science Services, St Paul, MN 55106, USA
    J Forensic Sci 54:571-82. 2009
    ..In contrast, the novice participants were more influenced by the bias conditions and did tend to make incorrect judgments, especially when prompted towards an incorrect response by the bias prompt...
  26. ncbi Trend reversal of mercury concentrations in piscivorous fish from Minnesota lakes: 1982-2006
    Bruce A Monson
    Minnesota Pollution Control Agency, 520 Lafayette Road No, St Paul, Minnesota, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 43:1750-5. 2009
    ..6 +/- 1.3% (95% CI) per year from 1982 to 1992 and increased 1.4 +/- 0.8% per year from 1992 to 2006...
  27. pmc Gender as a moderator in the association of body weight to smoking and mental health
    Eunkyung Park
    Minnesota Department of Human Services, PO Box 64986, St Paul, MN 55164 0986, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:146-51. 2009
    ..I sought to examine gender's role as a moderator in the association of relative body weight to smoking and mental health...
  28. ncbi Outbreaks of salmonellosis in Minnesota (1998 through 2006) associated with frozen, microwaveable, breaded, stuffed chicken products
    Kirk E Smith
    Acute Disease Investigation and Control Section, Minnesota Department of Health, P O Box 64975, St Paul, Minnesota 55164 0975, USA
    J Food Prot 71:2153-60. 2008
    ..Microwave cooking is not recommended as a preparation method for these types of products, unless they are precooked or irradiated prior to sale...
  29. doi Pain management: a regulatory issue
    Shirley A Brekken
    Minnesota Board of Nursing, Minneapolis MN 55414, USA
    Nurs Adm Q 32:288-95. 2008
    ..Proactive board functions are suggested to support boards in maintaining this balance...
  30. doi Methylmercury input to the Mississippi River from a large metropolitan wastewater treatment plant
    Steven J Balogh
    Metropolitan Council Environmental Services, 2400 Childs Road, St Paul, MN 55106 6724, USA
    Sci Total Environ 406:145-53. 2008
    ..These results show the treatment plant to be effective in removing MeHg and THg from wastewater and in minimizing its impact on Hg levels in the receiving water...
  31. pmc Antimicrobial-drug susceptibility of human and animal Salmonella typhimurium, Minnesota, 1997-2003
    Stephanie D Wedel
    Acute Disease Investigation and Control Section, Minnesota Department of Health, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55164 0975, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 11:1899-906. 2005
    ..Clonal group B/AKSSuT isolates decreased over time. These data support the hypothesis that food animals are the primary reservoir of multidrug-resistant S. Typhimurium...
  32. ncbi Unplanned releases and injuries associated with aerial application of chemicals, 1995-2002
    Nancy Rice
    Minnesota Department of Health, St Paul 55164, USA
    J Environ Health 68:14-8, 28. 2005
    ..Emergency responders should be educated about the hazards associated with chemicals at aerial-application crash sites...
  33. ncbi Evaluation of numerical sediment quality targets for the St. Louis River Area of Concern
    J L Crane
    Minnesota Pollution Control Agency, Environmental Outcomes Division, 520 Lafayette Road North, St Paul, Minnesota 55155 4194, USA
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 43:1-10. 2002
    ..Louis River AOC, in the larger geographic areas of the Great Lakes, and elsewhere in North America...
  34. ncbi The future of polio eradication
    H F Hull
    Minnesota Department of Health, Minneapolis 55414, USA
    Lancet Infect Dis 1:299-303. 2001
    ..Until immunisation is stopped, high-population immunity should be maintained through uniformly high immunisation coverage with potent vaccines...
  35. ncbi Nurses' motivation to wash their hands: a standardized measurement approach
    C A O'Boyle
    Minnesota Department of Health, Division of Disease Prevention and Control, Acute Disease Epidemiology Section, Minneapolis, MN 55440, USA
    Appl Nurs Res 14:136-45. 2001
    ..The Handwashing Assessment Inventory (HAI) is a self-report instrument that is designed to measure the motivational schema of HCWs for handwashing...
  36. ncbi The Adolescent Health Review: a brief, multidimensional screening instrument
    P A Harrison
    Minnesota Department of Human Services, 444 Lafayette Road, St Paul, MN 55155 3865, USA
    J Adolesc Health 29:131-9. 2001
    ..To develop a brief, multidimensional screening instrument for adolescents that addresses psychosocial domains critical to adolescent preventive health care services...
  37. pmc Attitudes and practices regarding varicella vaccination among physicians in Minnesota: implications for public health and provider education
    K R Ehresmann
    Acute Disease Epidemiology Section, Minnesota Department of Health, Minneapolis 55414, USA
    Am J Public Health 90:1917-20. 2000
    ..This study sought to determine physicians' attitudes and practices regarding varicella vaccine...
  38. pmc An assessment of air toxics in Minnesota
    G C Pratt
    Minnesota Pollution Control Agency, Environmental Outcomes Division, St Paul, Minnesota 55155, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 108:815-25. 2000
    ..The inhalation cancer risk was apportioned to mobile sources (54%), area sources (22%), point sources (12%), and background (12%). This study provides evidence that air toxics are a public health concern in Minnesota...
  39. ncbi LC/MS analysis of cyclohexanedione oxime herbicides in water
    L J Marek
    Plant Sciences Department, North Dakota State University, Fargo, North Dakota 58103, USA Leetta
    J Agric Food Chem 48:2797-801. 2000
    ..1 microgram L(-1). We have shown that we can analyze and confirm three cyclohexanedione oxime herbicides and two metabolites in water by LC/ES/MS. This multiresidue method should also be appropriate for other cyclohexanedione oximes...
  40. ncbi The relative importance of social versus commercial sources in youth access to tobacco, alcohol, and other drugs
    P A Harrison
    Minnesota Department of Human Services, St Paul, Minnesota, 55155, USA
    Prev Med 31:39-48. 2000
    ..Youth substance use began to increase in 1992 following a decade-long decline, leading to increased interest in controlling access to tobacco, alcohol, and other drugs...
  41. ncbi The impact of foodborne calicivirus disease: the Minnesota experience
    V C Deneen
    Acute Disease Epidemiology Section, Minnesota Department of Health, Minneapolis, MN 55440, USA
    J Infect Dis 181:S281-3. 2000
    ..Results have confirmed the usefulness of characterizing foodborne disease outbreaks by epidemiologic criteria and also confirmed the importance of human caliciviruses as the leading cause of foodborne disease outbreaks in Minnesota...
  42. ncbi DSM-IV substance abuse and dependence: are there really two dimensions of substance use disorders in adolescents?
    J A Fulkerson
    Minnesota Department of Human Services, St Paul, MN 55155 3865, USA
    Addiction 94:495-506. 1999
    ..To examine the distinctness of the DSM-IV substance abuse and dependence constructs in a large, general adolescent population...
  43. ncbi Eating-disordered behaviors and personality characteristics of high school athletes and nonathletes
    J A Fulkerson
    Department of Psychology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55455, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 26:73-9. 1999
    ..To assess whether high school athletes are at risk for an eating disorder, whether personality characteristics differentiate athletes from nonathletes, and whether high levels of perfectionism put athletes at risk...
  44. ncbi A randomized community trial to increase mammography utilization among low-income women living in public housing
    J S Slater
    Cancer Control Section, Minnesota Department of Health, Minneapolis 55440, USA
    Prev Med 27:862-70. 1998
    ..A randomized trial was conducted to evaluate the impact of a community-based intervention on mammography use among low-income women living in public housing...
  45. ncbi Salmonella enteritidis contamination of ice cream associated with a 1994 multistate outbreak
    K J Vought
    Minnesota Department of Agriculture, University of Minnesota, St Paul 55107, USA
    J Food Prot 61:5-10. 1998
    ..Based on the consumption of a single sundae cone (73 g, prepackaged), which caused severe illness in an eight-year-old boy and moderate to mild illness in the adult parents, the infective dose would appear to be no more than 28 cells...
  46. ncbi Improving diabetes care and outcomes: the secondary benefits of a public health-managed care research collaboration
    Jay Desai
    Minnesota Diabetes Program, Minnesota Department of Health, P O Box 64882, St Paul, MN 55164 0882, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract . 2003
    ..Thus, Project IDEAL has been a successful collaboration of public health and managed care whose contribution to improved diabetes care in Minnesota health systems extends far beyond the original scope of the project...
  47. ncbi Public health surveillance of diabetes in the United States
    Jay Desai
    Minnesota Diabetes Program, Minnesota Department of Health, P O Box 64882, St Paul, MN 55164 0882, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract . 2003
    ..To overcome these factors, the Division of Diabetes Translation strongly emphasizes partnering with other organizations, such as the Medicare and Medicaid programs, managed care, and other chronic disease programs...
  48. ncbi Drainage effects on stream nitrate-N and hydrology in south-central Minnesota (USA)
    J A Magner
    Minnesota Pollution Control Agency, St Paul, Minnesota, USA
    Environ Monit Assess 91:183-98. 2004
    ..Frequent access to a functioning riparian zone is important for denitrification...
  49. ncbi Asthma among rural Minnesota adolescents
    Wendy M Brunner
    Chronic Disease and Environmental Epidemiology Section, Minnesota Department of Health, St Paul, Minnesota 55440 9441, USA
    J Asthma 42:787-92. 2005
    ..Despite the apparent protective effect of farm residence, asthma remains a significant public health issue among rural Minnesota adolescents...
  50. ncbi Online hyphenated liquid chromatography-nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy-mass spectrometry for drug metabolite and nature product analysis
    Zheng Yang
    Public Health Laboratory Division, Minnesota Department of Health, 2520 Silver Ln NE 204, Minneapolis, MN 55421, USA
    J Pharm Biomed Anal 40:516-27. 2006
    ..Finally, the recent applications of LC-NMR-MS to clinical metabolite and nature product analysis are summarized which have shown the benefit of this promising hyphenated technique...
  51. ncbi Elevated methylmercury concentrations and loadings during flooding in Minnesota rivers
    Steven J Balogh
    Metropolitan Council Environmental Services, St Paul, MN 55106 6724, USA
    Sci Total Environ 368:138-48. 2006
    ..Our results suggest that as flooding and wet conditions in this region increase, the production of MeHg and its export from terrestrial areas to surface waters will increase also...
  52. ncbi Changing epidemiology of invasive pneumococcal disease among older adults in the era of pediatric pneumococcal conjugate vaccine
    Catherine A Lexau
    Minnesota Department of Health, Minneapolis 55155 2538, USA
    JAMA 294:2043-51. 2005
    ..Early after its introduction, incidence of invasive pneumococcal disease declined among older adults, a group at high risk for pneumococcal disease...
  53. ncbi Effect of direct mail as a population-based strategy to increase mammography use among low-income underinsured women ages 40 to 64 years
    Jonathan S Slater
    Cancer Control Section, Minnesota Department of Health, 717 Delaware Street Southeast, P O Box 9441, Minneapolis, MN 55440 9441, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:2346-52. 2005
    ..Coupling direct mail with an incentive significantly enhances the intervention's effectiveness. Direct mail should be considered as a strategy to increase mammography use among low-income, medically underserved women...
  54. pmc Rifampin-resistant meningococcal disease
    Jean Rainbow
    Minnesota Department of Health, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55414, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 11:977-9. 2005
    ..Point mutations in the RNA polymerase Beta subunit (rpoB) gene were found in isolates from each rifampin-resistant case-patient...
  55. ncbi A field comparison of volatile organic compound measurements using passive organic vapor monitors and stainless steel canisters
    Gregory C Pratt
    Environmental Outcomes Division, Minnesota Pollution Control Agency, 520 Lafayette Road, St Paul, Minnesota 55155, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 39:3261-8. 2005
    ..We provide data and interpretation on the relative performance of the two VOC measurement methods, which facilitates intercomparisons among studies...
  56. ncbi Birth, morphologic, and blood characteristics of free-ranging white-tailed deer neonates
    Michelle Carstensen Powell
    Department of Fisheries, Wildlife, and Conservation Biology, University of Minnesota, St Paul, Minnesota 55108, USA
    J Wildl Dis 41:171-83. 2005
    ..Our findings suggest caution should be exercised when applying physiologic models derived in captivity to free-ranging deer populations...
  57. ncbi A comparison of total mercury and methylmercury export from various Minnesota watersheds
    Steven J Balogh
    Metropolitan Council Environmental Services, 2400 Childs Road, St Paul, MN 55106 6724, USA
    Sci Total Environ 340:261-70. 2005
    ..Differences in land use/land cover, drainage, soils, and other characteristics of these watersheds influence the export of both THg and MeHg in these rivers, but overall MeHg yields vary less than THg yields...
  58. ncbi Indoor allergens in settled school dust: a review of findings and significant factors
    D C Tranter
    Indoor Air Unit, Minnesota Department of Health, St Paul, MN 55164 0975, USA
    Clin Exp Allergy 35:126-36. 2005
    ..In addition, research should further examine the relationship between allergen exposure in schools and health effects, in order to develop an accurate exposure assessment model and risk levels that are specific to the school environment...
  59. ncbi Formation and operation of a statewide commission on end-of-life care in Minnesota
    Linda Norlander
    Office of Rural Health and Primary Care, Minnesota Department of Health, St Paul, Minnesota, USA
    J Palliat Med 7:839-45. 2004
    ..Innovative approaches to improving end-of-life care are needed. One strategy involves government/community partnerships to improve care...
  60. ncbi An elementary school outbreak of varicella attributed to vaccine failure: policy implications
    Brian R Lee
    Immunization, Tuberculosis, and International Health Section, Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Prevention, and Control Division, Minnesota Department of Health, Minneapolis 55414, USA
    J Infect Dis 190:477-83. 2004
    ....
  61. ncbi Comparing air dispersion model predictions with measured concentrations of VOCs in urban communities
    Gregory C Pratt
    Environmental Outcomes Division, Minnesota Pollution Control Agency, 520 Lafayette Road, St Paul, Minnesota 55155, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 38:1949-59. 2004
    ....
  62. pmc Impact of the Mammography Quality Standards Act on access in Minnesota
    J E Korn
    Cancer Control Section, Minnesota Department of Health, Minneapolis 55440 9441, USA
    Public Health Rep 112:142-5. 1997
    ....

Research Grants21

  1. POPULATION BASED APPROACH TO INCREASE MAMMOGRAPHY USE
    Jonathan Slater; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The potential for widespread incorporation of the proposed interventions are substantial because they are designed to be readily implemented by state and local health departments. ..
  2. Emerging Infections Programs
    Richard Danila; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  3. Envirnomental Health Specialist Network
    Richard Danila; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  4. Envirnomental Health Specialist Network
    Richard Danila; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  5. Envirnomental Health Specialist Network
    RICHARD NORMAN DANILA; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..abstract_text> ..