2019

Fergie J, Gonzales T, Jiang X, Fryzek J, Rizzo CP. Respiratory syncitial virus hospitalizations (RSVH) and all-cause bronchiolitis hospitalizations (BH) among 29-34 weeks gestational age (wGA) preterm infants before and after the 2014 American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) immunoprophylaxis policy change using the Children’s Hospital Association’s Pediatric Health Information System (PHIS). Poster presentation at IDWeek, Washington, DC, October 2–6, 2019.

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Röth A,  Fryzek J, Jiang X, Reichert H, Morales J, Broome CM. Seasonal patterns of thromboembolic events in cold agglutinin disease (CAD) in the United States. Presentation at 81st Annual Meeting of the Japanese Society of Hematology, Tokyo, Japan, October 11–13, 2019.

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Röth A, Fryzek J, Jiang X, Reichert H, Morales J, Broome CM. Seasonal patterns of anemia, hemolytic markers, healthcare resource utilization, and thromboembolic events in cold agglutinin disease. Presentation at German Society for Hematology and Medical Oncology, Berlin, Germany, October 11–14, 2019.

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Urban J, Wikoff D, Suh M, Britt J, Harvey S, Chappell G, Haws L. Comparison of NTP OHAT and US EPA TSCA study quality criteria: Trichloroethylene (TCE) and congenital heart defects (CHDs) as a case study. Poster at Society of Toxicology Annual Meeting, Baltimore, MD, March 2019.

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Babik, I, Movva N, Cunha A, Lobo MA. 2019. Characterization of self-feeding and problem solving in children with arm movement impairments. Poster presented at the Society for Research in Child Development Biennial Conference, Baltimore, MD. March 2019.

Klosterbuer A, Neutel JM, Cohen SS, Periman S. Plasma glucose and insulin response to high protein oral nutritional supplements in adults with type 2 diabetes mellitus. Poster at ASPEN 2019 Nutrition Science & Practice Conference, March 2019, Phoenix, AZ.

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ApSimon M, Johnston C, Winder B, Cohen SS, Hopkins B. Narrowing the protein deficit gap in critically ill patients using a very high protein enteral formula. Poster at ASPEN Nutrition Science & Practice Conference, Phoenix, AZ, March 2019.

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Mavunda K, Jiang X, Ambrose C. The prevalence of diagnosed chronic lung disease in US infants by gestational age: Implications for RSV policy. Pediatric Academic Societies, Baltimore, Maryland, April 27–30, 2019.

Su J, Bylsma LC, Jiang X, Morales Arias J, Jain N, Nordyke RJ. Healthcare resource utilization among commercially insured cold agglutinin disease patients in the United States. Poster presentation at International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research, New Orleans, Louisiana, May 18–22, 2019.

Mavunda K, Jiang X, Ambrose C. The prevalence of diagnosed chronic lung disease in US infants by gestational age: Implications for RSV policy. Celebration of Pediatric Pulmonology and Sleep, Orlando, FL, February 15–17, 2019.

Lowe K, Bylsma LC, Levin-Sparenberg ED, Sangaré L, Fryzek J, Alexander DD. Prevalence of KRAS, NRAS, and BRAF gene mutations in metastatic colorectal cancer patients: A systematic literature review and meta-analysis. Poster presentation at Gastrointestinal Cancers Symposium, San Francisco, California, January 17-19, 2019.

Lowe K, Bylsma LC, Dean R, Gillezeau C, Sangaré L, Alexander DD, Fryzek J. The incidence of infusion reactions associated with monoclonal antibody drugs targeting the epidermal growth factor receptor in metastatic colorectal cancer patients: A systematic literature review and meta-analysis. Poster presentation at Gastrointestinal Cancers Symposium, San Francisco, California, January 2019.

2018

Ambrose C, Jiang X, Mavunda K. The prevalence of diagnosed chronic lung disease in US infants by gestational age: Implications for RSV policy. ID Week, San Francisco, California, October 4, 2018.

Fryzek JP, Bylsma LC, Nordyke RJ, Sorensen HT. Rare disease epidemiology: A Danish population-based program. Poster presented at National Organization for Rare Disorders’ Rare Disease and Orphan Products Breakthrough Summit, Washington, D.C., October 2018.

Cronin-Fenton D, Dalvi T, Fryzek J, Hansen H, Hamilton-Dutoit S, Hedgeman E, Mellemgaard A, Norgaard M, Pedersen L, Potter D, Rasmussen TR, Rigas J, Shire N, Sorensen HT, Walker J. PD-L1 expression, EGFR and KRAS mustations in stage III unresectables non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) patients. Presented at the International Society for Pharmacoepidemiology Annual Conference, August 22-26, 2018, Prague, Czech Republic.

Bylsma LC, Gulbech Ording A, Froslev T, Mehnert F, Fryzek J, Morales Arias J, Roth A, Sorensen HT, Berentsen S. Occurrence, survival, and thromboembolic risk in cold agglutinin disease: a population-based cohort analysis. Presented at the 23rd Congress of the European Hematology Association, June 14-17 2018, Stockholm, Sweden.

Cronin-Fenton D, Dalvi T, Hedgeman E, Norgaard M, Pedersen L, Hansen H, Fryzek J, Walker J, Mellemgaard A, Rasmussen TR, Shire N, Rigas J, Potter D, Hamilton-Dutoit S, Sorensen HT. PD-L1 expression, EGFR and KRAS mustations in stage III unresectables non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) patients. Presented at the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) Annual Meeting 2018, April 14-18, 2018, Chicago, IL.

Bylsma LC, Gulbech Ording A, Froslev T, Mehnert F, Fryzek JP, Morales Arias J, Roth A, Sorensen HT, Berentsen S. Occurrence, survival, and thromboembolic risk in cold agglutinin disease: a population-based cohort analysis. Presented at the 23rd Congress of the European Hematology Association, June 14-17 2018, Stockholm, Sweden.

Cronin-Fenton D , Dalvi T, Hedgeman E, Norgaard M, Pedersen L, Hansen H, Fryzek J, Walker J, Mellemgaard A, Rasmussen TR, Shire N, Rigas J, Potter D, Hamilton-Dutoit S, Sorensen HT. PD-L1 expression, EGFR and KRAS mustations in stage III unresectables non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) patients. Presented at the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) Annual Meeting 2018, April 14-18, 2018, Chicago, IL.

Czerkies L, Kineman B, Cohen S, Reichert H, Carvalho R. A pooled analysis of growth and tolerance of infants exclusively fed a partially hydrolyzed whey or intact protein-based infant formulas. Presented at the 5th International Conference on Nutrition and Growth, March 1-3, 2018, Paris, France.

Bylsma LC, Gillezeau C, Garawin T, Kelsh M, Fryzek J, Sangare L, Lowe KA. Prevalence of RAS and BRAF Mutations in Metastatic Colorectal Cancer (mCRC) Patients by Tumor Location. Presented at the Gastrointestinal Cancers Symposium, January 18-20, 2018, San Francisco, CA.

Reichert H, Fryzek J, Bylsma LC. Survival synthesis: methods for meta-analysis of survival rates and aggregation of survival data. Presented at the 12th International Conference on Health Policy Statistics, January 10-12, 2018, Charleston, SC.

Suh M, Wikoff D, Harvey S, Mittal L, Lipworth L, Goodman M, Goodmanson A, Ring C, Rohr A, Proctor D. Hexavalent chromium and stomach cancer: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Presented at Joint Annual Meeting of International Society of Exposure Science and International Society for Environmental Epidemiology (ISES-ISEE 2018), Ottawa, Canada, August 2018.

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2017

Cronin-Fenton D, Dalvi T, Hedgeman E, Norgaard M, Pedersen L, Hansen H, Fryzek J, Lawrence D, Walker J, Mellemgaard A, Rasmussen TR, Shire N, Rigas J, Potter D, Hamilton-Dutoit S, Sorensen HT. PD-L1 expression, EGFR and KRAS mutations in First-Line Therapy (1L) for non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) patients. Presented at the 18th World Conference on Lung Cancer of the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer (IASLC) 2017, October 15-18, 2017, Yokohama, Japan.

Broome C, Cunningham JM, Mullins M, Jiang X, Bylsma L, Fryzek J, Rosenthal A. Incidence of Thromboembolic Events Is Increased in a Retrospective Analysis of a Large Cold Agglutinin Disease (CAD) Cohort. Presented at the American Society of Hematology, December 9-12, 2017, Atlanta, GA.

Cohen SS, Chamberlain AM, Killian JM, Monda KL, Weston SA, Okerson T. Monitoring Frequency After the Diagnosis of Diabetes or Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease. Presented at the American Heart Association Scientific Sessions, November 11-15, 2017, Anaheim, CA.

Periman S, Neutel J, Cohen SS, Ochoa JB. Consumption of high protein meal replacements improves glycemic response in type 2 diabetic adult patients. Presented at ObesityWeek, October 29 – November 2, 2017, Washington, DC.

Chen L, Telch J, Cekola P, Cohen S, Huhmann M. Pediatric Nutrition Needs Met with a High Calorie Peptide-Based Enteral Formula. Presented at the Food and Nutrition Conference and Expo, October 21, 2017, Chicago, IL.

Minor G, Cekola P, Cohen S, Huhmann M. Meeting Pediatric Nutrition Needs with an Enteral Formula Containing Real Food. Presented at the Food and Nutrition Conference and Expo, October 21, 2017, Chicago, IL.

Cronin-Fenton D , Dalvi T, Hedgeman E, Norgaard M, Pedersen L, Hansen H, Fryzek J, Lawrence D, Walker J, Mellemgaard A, Rasmussen TR, Shire N, Rigas J, Potter D, Hamilton-Dutoit S, Sorensen HT. PD-L1 expression, EGFR and KRAS mutations in First-Line Therapy (1L) for non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) patients. Presented at the 18th World Conference on Lung Cancer of the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer (IASLC) 2017, October 15-18, 2017, Yokohama, Japan.

Ruzin A, Levin-Sparenberg E, Pastula, Jiang X, Fryzek J, Tovchigrechko A, Lu B, Yu L, Hackett J, Villafana T, Esser MT. Characterization of RSV Strains Among U.S. Patients in the OUTSMART RSV Program During 2015-16. Presented at ID Week 2017, October 4-6, 2017, San Diego, CA.

Okerson T, Cohen SS, Killian JM, Weston SA, Monda KL, Chamberlain AM. Changes in Lipid-Lowering Therapy Following a Cardiovascular Event in Patients with Diabetes Mellitus. Presented at the 53rd Annual Meeting of the European Assocation for the Study of Diabetes, September 11-15, 2017, Lisbon, Portugal.

Huhmann MB, Neutel J, Cohen SS, Ochoa JB. High Protein, Low Carbohydrate, 100% whey Based Enteral Formula is Associated with Lower Blood Glucose Response. Presented at the 39th ESPEN Congress, Sept 9-12 2017, The Hague, Netherlands.

Suh M, Harvey S, Wikoff D, Mittal L, Ring C, Goodmanson A, Proctor D. Meta-analysis of hexavalent chromium and stomach cancer. Poster presented at Society of Toxicology Annual Meeting, Baltimore, MD, March 13, 2017.

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Soff GA, Ray-Coquard I, Marfil Rivera LJ, Fryzek J, Mullins M, Bylsma LC, Park JK. Literature Review of Thrombopoietin Receptor Agonists (TPO-RA) for Chemotherapy-Induced Thrombocytopenia (CIT). Presented at the European Society for Medical Oncology 2017 Congress, September 8-12, 2017, Madrid, Spain.

Einstein AJ, Sesso HD, Cohen SS, Boerma M, Chambers C, Darcy S, Gerber TC, Hirshfield J, Little MP, Mulrooney DA, Held KD, Boice JD. Classification of cardiovascular causes of death for radiation epidemiologic studies: initial application to cohorts of radiation workers, radiographers, and atomic veterans. Presented at the European Society of Cardiology Congress 2017, August 26-30, 2017, Barcelona, Spain.

Chamberlain AM, Cohen SS, Killian JM, Weston SA, Okerson T, Monda KL. Changes in Lipid-Lowering Therapy Prescription Patterns following a Second Cardiovascular Disease Event. Presented at the European Society of Cardiology Congress 2017, August 26-30, 2017, Barcelona, Spain.

Cohen SS, Chamberlain AM, Killian JM, Monda KL, Weston SA, Okerson T. Comparison of Lipid-Lowering Treatment in Patients with Diabetes and/or Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease. Presented at the American Diabetes Association’s 77th Scientific Sessions, June 9-13, 2017, San Diego, CA.

Chouinard J, Czerkies L, Cekola P, Ochoa J, Cohen SS, Steel C, Periman S. Meeting nutritional needs with reformulated adult tube feeding formulas. Presented at the Canadian Foundation for Dietetic Research Program at the Dietitians of Canada Annual Conference, June 8-9, 2017, St. John’s, Newfoundland, Canada.

Ruterbusch JJ, Bylsma LC, Fryzek J, Barlev A, et al. Bicalutamide Treatment Patterns in Elderly Prostate Cancer Patients: A Historical Cohort Study Using the Surveillance, Epidemiology and End Results Program (SEER)-Medicare Database. Presented at the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR) Annual International Meeting, May 20-24, 2017, Boston, MA.

Fryzek JP, Ruterbusch JJ, Garabrant DH, Dalvi T, Beebe-Dimmer JL. Healthcare Resource Utilization and Costs of Care for Mesothelioma Medicare Beneficiaries. Presented at the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR) 22nd Annual International Meeting, May 20-24, 2017, Boston, MA.

Babik I, Cunha A, Movva N, Lobo MA. Longitudinal effects of an exoskeletal garment on reaching and object manipulation in children with arm movement impairments. Poster presentation at the Society for Research in Child Development Biennial Conference, Austin, TX, April 2017.

Movva N, Babik I, Lobo MA. Self-feeding behavior in typically developing children and children with arm movement impairments. Poster presentation at the Society for Research in Child Development Biennial Conference Austin, TX, April 2017.

Chamberlain AM, Cohen SS, Killian JM, Monda KL, Hedgeman E, Weston SA, Okerson T. Lipid-lowering Therapy Prescription Patterns and Predictors of High Intensity Statin Prescriptions in Patients With Diabetes or Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease. Presented at the American Heart Association’s Epidemiology and Prevention – Lifestyle 2017 Scientific Sessions, March 7, 2017, Portland, OR.

2016

Cronin-Fenton D, Dalvi T, Hedgeman E, Norgaard M, Pedersen L, Mortensen K, Midta A, Shire N, Brody R, Fryzek J, Lawrence D, Rigas J, Potter D, Walker J, Mellemgaard A, Rasmussen TR, Hamilton-Dutoit S, Sorensen HT. An interim assessment of key biomarkers (programmed cell death receptor ligand 1 (PD-L1) expression and epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) in third-line therapy non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) patients: A Danish cohort study. Presented at the 41st European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO) Congress, October 7-11 2016, Copenhagen, Denmark.

Chamberlain AM, Cohen SS, Killian JM, Beaubrun AC, Monda KL, Hedgeman E, Weston SA, Okerson T. Lipid-Lowering Therapy Prescriptions Immediately Before and After the Diagnosis of Diabetes or Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease. Presented at the American Heart Association Scientific Sessions, November 1, 2016, New Orleans, LA.

Pastula S, Hackett J, Coalson J, Jiang X, Villafana T, Fryzek J. Burden of Respiratory Syncytial Virus Disease among Adults in the United States from 1997 to 2012. Presented at ID Week 2016, October 26-30, 2016, New Orleans, LA.

Cronin-Fenton D , Dalvi T, Hedgeman E, Norgaard M, Pedersen L, Mortensen K, Midta A, Shire N, Brody R, Fryzek J, Lawrence D, Rigas J, Potter D, Walker J, Mellemgaard A, Rasmussen TR, Hamilton-Dutoit S, Sorensen HT. An interim assessment of key biomarkers (programmed cell death receptor ligand 1 (PD-L1) expression and epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) in third-line therapy non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) patients: A Danish cohort study. Presented at the 41st European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO) Congress, October 7-11 2016, Copenhagen, Denmark.

Pastula S, Hackett J, Coalson J, Jiang X, Villafana T, Fryzek J. Burden of respiratory syncytial virus disease among adults in the United States from 1997 to 2012. Presented at the International Society for Influenza and Other Respiratory Virus Diseases (ISIRV) 2016 – Options IX For the Control of Influenza, August 24-28, 2016, Chicago, IL.

Cetin K, Callaghan F, Fryzek J, Bylsma L, Bezold C, Mehta B. Safety and Efficacy/Effectiveness of 2nd-line Treatments in Immune Thrombocytopenia (ITP): A Systematic Review of the Literature. Presented at the 32nd International Conference on Pharmacoepidemiology & Therapeutic Risk Management, August 25-28, 2016, Dublin, Ireland.

Cetin K, Callaghan F, Fryzek J, Bylsma L, Bezold C, Mehta B. Safety and Efficacy/Effectiveness of Second-line Treatments in Patients with Immune Thrombocytopenia: A Systematic Review of the Literature. Presented at the 21st Congress of the European Hematology Association, June 9 – 12, 2016, Copenhagen, Denmark.

Fryzek J, Alexander DD, Summers N, Fraysse J, Reichert H, Townes L, Vanderpuye-Orgle J. Indirect treatment comparison of cabazitaxel for patients with metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer who have been previously treated with a docetaxel-containing regimen. Presented at the 21st Annual International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR), May 21-25, 2016, Washington, DC.

Pastula S, Hackett J, Coalson J, Jiang X, Villafana T, Fryzek J. Burden of Respiratory Syncytial Virus Disease Among Adults in the United States from 1997 to 2012. Presented at the 21st Annual International Society for Pharacoeconomics and Outcomes Research, May 21-25, 2016, Washington, DC.

Suh M, Crump K, Mittal L, Hirsch S, Valdes Salgado R, BartlettC, Van Landingham C, Rohr A, Proctor DM. Inhalation cancer risk assessment of hexavalent chromium based on updated mortality for Painesville chromate production workers. Presented at the Society of Toxicology’s 55th Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA, March 13-17, 2016.

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Suh M. Cumulative risk assessment of urban air toxics: A pilot study in San Antonio, Texas. Presented in the “Quantitative Cumulative Risk Assessment: Is it Feasible Today?” Session of the Society of Toxicology’s 55th Annual Meeting, , New Orleans, LA, March 13-17, 2016.

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Meddings J, Kuhn L, Reichert H. Indwelling Urinary Catheter Awareness, Order, and Indications in ICUs. Presented at the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America (SHEA) Annual Meeting, May 18-21, 2016, Atlanta, GA.

Meddings J, Reichert H, Smith SN, McMahon LF Jr. How do hospital grades publicly displayed on Medicare’s Hospital Compare website compare to whether a hospital was penalized for readmissions and hospital-acquired conditions? Presented at the Society of General Internal Medicine (SGIM) 2016 Annual Meeting, May 11-14, 2016, Hollywood, FL.

Meddings J, Reichert H, Smith SN, et al. How do patient and community-level measures of patient functional status, social support and socioeconomic status compare in predicting the risk of readmission for pneumonia and heart failure? Presented at the Society of General Internal Medicine (SGIM) 2016 Annual Meeting, May 11-14, 2016, Hollywood, FL.

Cetin K, Callaghan F, Fryzek JP, Bylsma LC, Bezold C, Mehta B. Safety and Efficacy/Effectiveness of Second-line Treatments in Patients with Immune Thrombocytopenia: A Systematic Review of the Literature. Presented at the Thrombosis & Hemostasis Summit of North America 2016, April 14-16, 2016, Chicago, IL.

Bylsma LC. Safety and Efficacy/Effectiveness of Second-line Treatments in Patients with Immune Thrombocytopenia: A Systematic Review of the Literature. Presented at the 3rd Biennial Summit of the Thrombosis & Hemostasis Societies of North America, April 14-16, 2016, Chicago, IL.

Bylsma LC, Alexander DD. A Review and Meta-analysis of Prospective Studies of Red and Processed Meat, Meat Cooking Methods, Heme Iron, Heterocyclic Amines and Prostate Cancer. Presented at the Experimental Biology Conference, April 2-6, 2016, San Diego, CA.

Babik I, Movva N, Lobo MA. Novel Playskin LiftTM exoskeletal garment improves multimodal object exploration in at-risk infants. Poster presentation at the Combined Sections Meeting of the American Physical Therapy Association, Anaheim, CA, February 2016.

Babik I, Movva N, Lobo MA. Hand-use for reaching and object exploration in infants with impaired upper extremity functioning: Preferences vs. affordances. Poster presentation at the 20th Biennial Meeting of the International Society for Infant Studies, New Orleans, LA, May 2016.

Babik I, Movva N, Lobo MA. Object exploration in typically developing and at-risk infants: developmental patterns and possible interventions. Paper symposium presentation at the 20th Biennial Meeting of the International Society for Infant Studies, New Orleans, LA, May 2016.

Babik I, Movva N, Lobo MA. Impact of the Playskin LiftTM, a novel exoskeletal garment, on reaching and object exploration behaviors in infants at-risk. Poster presentation at the Cerebral Palsy Research Symposium, Newark, DE, May 2016.

Cohen SS, Shirey-Rice J, Hardin J, Monda K, Fryzek JP, Fazio S, Denny JC, Wei WQ, Lipworth LL. Identification of patients with familial hypercholesterolemia (FH) using the Dutch Lipid Network (DLN) criteria in Electronic Health Records (EHR). Presented at the American Heart Association EPI Lifestyle Scientific Sessions, March 1-4, 2016, Phoenix, AZ.

2015

Miller PE, Bylsma LC, Alexander DD. A Review and Meta-Analysis of Red Meat Consumption and Type 2 Diabetes. Presented at the Experimental Biology Conference, March 28-April 1, 2015, Boston, MA.

Cohen SS, Kabagambe EK, Shirey-Rice J, Hardin J, Monda K, Fryzek JP, Fazio S, Denny JC, Wei WQ, Lipworth LL. Achievement of LDL-cholesterol reduction targets is associated with reduced cardiovascular disease risk among patients with familial hypercholesterolemia in a large electronic medical record database. Presented at the American Heart Association 2015 Scientific Sessions, November 7-11, 2015, Orlando, FL.

Meddings J, Reichert H, Smith S, Iwashyna T, Langa K, Hofer T, McGuirk H, McMahon LF Jr. Functional status, social support and wealth impact readmissions for pneumonia and heart failure beyond standard Medicare risk-adjustors. Presented at the 11th International Conference on Health Policy Statistics, October 7-9, 2015, Providence, RI.

Fryzek J, Doucette A, Jiang X, Coalson J, McLaurin K, Ambrose CS. Trends in Respiratory Syncytial Virus and Bronchiolitis Infant Hospitalization Rates in High-Risk Infants in a US Nationally Representative Database (1997–2012). Presented at ID Week, October 7-11 2015, San Diego, CA.

Meddings J, Reichert H, Smith SN, McMahon LF Jr. How do hospital grades publicly displayed on Medicare’s Hospital Compare website compare to whether a hospital was penalized for readmissions and hospital-acquired conditions? Presented at the 2015 Agency for Heathcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) Research Conference, October 4-6, 2015, Crystal City, VA.

Lipworth LL, Shirey-Rice J, Wei WQ, Hardin J, Shi G, Monda K, Fryzek JP, Fazio S, Cohen SS, Denny JC. Identification and characterization of heterozygous familial hypercholesterolemia patients using the Vanderbilt University Medical Center Synthetic Derivative database. Presented at the European Society for Cardiology Congress, August 29 – September 1, 2015, London, United Kingdom.

Doucette A, Hedgeman E, Fryzek J. Assessing the Agreement of Hospitalization Estimates Between Three Nationally Representative US Hospital Discharge Databases, the Nationwide Inpatient Sample (NIS), the National Hospital Discharge Survey (NHDS) and the Kid’s Inpatient Database (KID). Presented at the International Conference of Pharmacoepidemiology, August 24-26 2015, Boston, MA.

Meddings J, Reichert H, Smith S, Iwashyna T, Langa K, Hofer T, McGuirk H, McMahon LF Jr. Functional status, social support and wealth impact readmissions for pneumonia and heart failure beyond standard Medicare risk-adjustors. Academy Health Annual Research Meeting, June 14-15, 2015, Minneapolis, MN.

Proctor D, Suh M, Thompson C, Hixon, G. Inhalation cancer risk assessment of titanium dioxide. Presented at the Society of Toxicology’s 54th Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, March 22-26 2015.

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Suh M, Mittal L, Hirsch S, Valdes R, Bartlett C, Rohr A, Proctor D. Lung cancer risk in chromate production workers exposed to hexavalent chromium. Presented at the Society of Toxicology’s 54th Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, March 22-26, 2015 .

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Brorby G, Suh M, Bichteler A, Proctor D. Use of cluster analysis and homogeneity testing to characterize distributions of exposures among beryllium workers: Tools for developing occupational exposure limits from quantitative risk assessment.  Presented at International Society of Exposure Science 25th Annual Meeting, Henderson, NV, October 18-22, 2015.

Miller PE, Bylsma LC, Alexander, DD. A Review and Meta-Analysis of Red Meat Consumption and Type 2 Diabetes. Presented at the Experimental Biology Conference, March 28-April 1, 2015, Boston, MA.

Doucette A, Jiang X, Fryzek J, Coalson J, McLaurin K, Ambrose CS. Comparison of trends in bronchiolitis and respiratory syncytial virus infant hospitalizations rates in 3 US nationally representative databases. Presented at the Pediatric Academic Societies Annual Meeting, April 25-28 2015, San Diego, CA.

Liu B, Karath SM, Sekeres MA, Fryzek JP, Mutetwa BT, Sreekantaiah C, Mason C, Kolitz, Taioli E. Insights into the spatial clustering and disease etiology of myelodysplastic syndromes. Presented at the New York City Epidemiology Forum, February 27, 2015, New York City, NY.

Babik I, Libassi L, Movva N, Lobo MA. Rehabilitation intervention changing the dynamics of movement in children with arthrogryposis. Poster presentation at the Society for Research in Child Development Biennial Conference, Philadelphia, PA, March 2015.

Movva N, Babik I, Lobo MA. Reaching new levels with the Playskin LiftTM exoskeletal garment in infants born with brain injury. Poster presentation at the Undergraduate Research and Service Celebratory Symposium at UD, Newark, DE, August 2015.

Babik I, Movva N, Lobo MA. Manipulation of arm support changes the movement dynamics of the trunk, and hands in children with arthrogryposis. Poster presentation at the 12th Motor Control Summer School (MCSS-XII); Antiochian Village, Bolivar, PA, May/June 2015.

Movva N, Babik I, Lobo MA. Effectiveness of the first exoskeletal garment (Playskin LiftTM) to improve reaching and object exploration in infants born with brain injury. Poster presentation at the Northeast Regional IDeA Conference, Bar Harbor, Maine, September 2015.

2014

Kerath SM, Sekeres MA, Fryzek JP, Mutetwa BT, Sreekantaiah C, Mason CR, Kolitz J, Taioli E. Clinical characteristics and outcomes in a large sample of MDS patients. Presented at the American Public Health Association (APHA) Annual Meeting and Exposition, November 15-19 2014, New Orleans, LA.

Meddings J, Saint S, Krein S, Gaies E, Reichert H, Hickner A, McNamara S, Mody L. Systematic review of interventions to reduce catheter-associated urinary tract infection in the long-term care setting. Presented at ID Week, October 10, 2014, Philadelphia, PA.

Reichert H, McMahon LF, Meddings J. Did hospital-acquired pressure ulcer rates decrease after implementation of non-payment as a comorbidity with the 2008 Hospital-Acquired Conditions Initiative? Presented at the Academy Health Annual Research Meeting, June 8-10, 2014, San Diego, CA.

Reichert H, McMahon LF, Meddings J. Risk-adjusting hospital-acquired pressure ulcer rates from administrative data: how do hospitals perform by the risk-adjusted AHRQ Patient Safety Indicator 3 compared to a proposed measure using risk-standardization applied by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services for other outcomes? Presented at the Academy Health Annual Research Meeting, June 8-10, 2014, San Diego, CA.

Reichert H, Welch K. Conceptualizing Statistics: A Heuristic Approach. Presented at the University of Michigan’s Division of General Medicine Spring Retreat, May 1, 2014, Ann Arbor, MI.

Budelmann C, Reichert H, Meddings J. Are you ex-Foley-ating? A hospital-wide intervention to decrease urinary catheter use, including nurse-directed positive-reinforcement strategies. Presented at the Society of General Internal Medicine Annual Meeting, April 23-26, 2014, San Diego, CA.

Reichert H, McMahon LF, Meddings J. Hospital-acquired catheter-associated urinary tract infections: reported by mandate to the National Healthcare Safety Network, but rarely listed as diagnoses in claims data. Presented at the Society of General Internal Medicine Annual Meeting, April 23-26, 2014, San Diego, CA.

Hedgeman E, Lipworth L, Lowe K, Saran R, Do T, Fryzek J. International burden of chronic kidney disease: review of the literature and online data systems. National Kidney Foundation Spring Clinical Meeting, April 22-26, 2014, Las Vegas, NV.

Proctor DM, Suh M, Tachovsky JA, Abraham L, Hixon JG, Brorby GP, Campleman SL. 2014. Cumulative risk assessment of urban air toxics: A pilot study in San Antonio, Texas. Presented at the Society of Toxicology’s 53rd Annual Meeting, Phoenix, AZ, March 23-27, 2014.

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Reichert H, Welch K. Conceptualizing Statistics: A Heuristic Approach. Presented at the 2014 American Statistical Association (ASA) Conference on Statistical Practice, February 20-22, 2014, Tampa, FL.

Reichert H, Meddings J. What’s so Standard About Risk Standardization? Presented at the 2014 American Statistical Association (ASA) Conference on Statistical Practice, February 20-22, 2014, Tampa, FL.

Reichert, H. Qualtrics (and other survey tools): Beyond Opinion Surveys. Presented at the University of Michigan Institute for Healthcare Policty and Innovation (IHPI) Methods Seminar, February 1, 2014, Ann Arbor, MI.

Movva N, Babik I, Galloway JC, Lobo MA. Use of an innovative rehabilitation device for infants to improve upper extremity functionality. Poster presentation at the Undergraduate Research and Service Celebratory Symposium, Newark, DE, August 2014.

2013

Metha J, Le-Ruet O, Fryzek J, Iqbal U, Olivares R, Mesa R. Epidemiology of primary myelofibrosis, essential thrombocythemia, and polycythemia vera in the European Union. Presented at the European Cancer Congress (ESMO), September 27-October 1, 2013, Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Franzblau A , Broadwater K, Luksemburg W, Maier M, Jiang X, Garabrant DH, Demond A. Serum Concentrations of Polychlorinated Dibenzo-p-dioxins Among Users of Ball Clay. Presented at the Joint ISEE, ISES and ISIAQ Environmental Health Conference, August 19-23 2013, Basel, Switzerland.

Meddings J, Reichert H, Grazier KL, Rogers MAM, Hofer T, McMahon LF. Effect of Payment Changes for Pressure Ulcers from the Hospital-Acquired Conditions Initiative: A Statewide Analysis. Presented at the 2013 AcademyHealth Annual Research Meeting, June 23-25, 2013, Baltimore, MD.

Meddings J, Reichert H, Rogers MAM, Hofer T, McMahon LF. Risk-adjusting Hospital-acquired Pressure Ulcer Rates from Claims Data: Teaching Hospitals Beware. Presented at the 2013 AcademyHealth Annual Research Meeting, June 23-25, 2013, Baltimore, MD.

Bylsma LC. Parental Trust in Health Information Sources and Influenza Vaccination in Children. Presented at the Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists (CSTE) Annual Conference, June 9-13, 2013, Pasadena, CA.

Reichert, H. Risk Standardization. Presented at the Institute for Healthcare Policy and Innovation (IHPI) Methods Seminar, June 1, 2013, Ann Arbor, MI.

Meddings J, Reichert H, Rogers MAM, Hofer T, McMahon LF. Risk-adjusting Hospital-acquired Pressure Ulcer Rates from Claims Data: Teaching Hospitals Beware. Presented at the 2013 Society of General Internal Medicine Annual Meeting, April 24-27, 2013, Denver, CO.

Meddings J, Reichert H, Grazier KL, Rogers MAM, Hofer T, McMahon LF. Effect of Payment Changes for Pressure Ulcers from the Hospital-Acquired Conditions Initiative: A Statewide Analysis. Presented at the 2013 Society of General Internal Medicine Annual Meeting, April 24-27, 2013, Denver, CO.

2012

Nielsen Nguyen M, Skovbo S, Svaneby D, Pedersen L, Fryzek J. The prevalence of X-linked hypohidrotic ectodermal dysplasia in Denmark, 1995-2010. Presented at the American Society of Human Genetics Annual Meeting, November 6-10, 2012, San Francisco, CA.

Li J, Dalvi T, Pawaskar M, Tsai K, Caspard H, Fryzek J. Recent trends in the characteristics of patients with distant stage breast cancer in the United States Surveillance, Epidemiology and End Stage Disease program. Presented at the 2012 CTRC−AACR San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium, December 4-8, 2012, San Antonio, TX.

Bylsma LC. Characterization of Diet and Dietary Exposures to Genotoxic Compounds in Pregnant Women of Mexico City. Presented at the University of Michigan School of PUblic Health (UMSPH) Epidemiology Poster Session and UM Student Global Health Day, November 16, 2012, Ann Arbor, MI.

Nielsen Nguyen M, Pedersen, Olesen Braae A, Wang L, Hou J, Mackey H, McCusker M, Basset-Seguin N, Fryzek J. The incidence of metastatic basal cell carcinoma in Denmark, 1997-2010. Presented at the 6th World Meeting of Interdisciplinary Melanoma/Skin Cancer Centers in conjunction with the 8th EADO Congress, November 14-17 2012, Barcelona, Spain.

Nielsen Nguyen M, Skovbo S, Svaneby D, Pedersen L, Fryzek JP. The prevalence of X-linked hypohidrotic ectodermal dysplasia in Denmark, 1995-2010. Presented at the American Society of Human Genetics Annual Meeting, November 6-10, 2012, San Francisco, CA.

Meddings J, Reichert H, Saint S, McMahon LF. Why are hospital rates of catheter-associated UTIs so low in claims data? Presented at the 2012 Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America / ID Week, October 17-21, 2012, San Diego, CA.

Suh M, Ke JG, Hixon G, Proctor DM. Urinary perchlorate, nitrate, thiocyanate and thyroid hormone levels in participants of National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) 2001-2002. Presented at the International Society of Environmental Epidemiology’s 24th Annual Meeting, Columbia, SC, August 26-30, 2012.

Yoon D, Fryzek JP, Doemland ML, Kim SM. Prescription pattern dispensed from pharmacies in South Korea, using national health insurance data. Presented at the 28th International Conference on Pharmacoepidemiology & Therapeutic Risk Management, August 23-26, 2012, Barcelona, Spain.

Skovbo S, Nguyen-Nielsen, Pedersen, Sørensen HT, Fryzek J. The Prevalence of X-linked Hypohidrotic Ectodermal Dysplasia in Denmark from 1995-2010. Presented at the 28th International Conference on Pharmacoepidemiology & Therapeutic Risk Management, August 23-26, 2012, Barcelona, Spain.

Johannesdottir SA, Christiansen CF, Johansen MB, Olsen M, Xu Xiao, Lash TL, Sørensen HT, Fryzek JP. Healthcare resource utilization associated with hospitalization for acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and subsequent post-hospitalization recurrence and death a: a Danish cohort study. Presented at the 28th International Conference on Pharmacoepidemiology & Therapeutic Risk Management, August 23-26, 2012, Barcelona, Spain.

Kuehn C, Watson H, Ong K, Mohamed M, Ochoa JA, Fryzek J. Descriptive Epidemiology of Medical Device Use among Patients with Breast, Lung or Prostate Cancer in the National Inpatient Sample. Presented at the 28th International Conference on Pharmacoepidemiology & Therapeutic Risk Management, August 23-26, 2012, Barcelona, Spain.

Meddings J, Reichert H, Rogers MAM, Hofer TP, McMahon L. Adjusting for patients’ clinical risk of urinary tract infections: a necessary step in pay-for-performance when comparing by hospital-acquired complication rates. Presented at the 2012 AcademyHealth Annual Meeting, June 24-26, 2012, Orlando, FL.

Meddings J, Reichert H, McMahon L. Hospital report cards for hospital-acquired pressure ulcers: How good are the grades? Presented at the 2012 AcademyHealth Annual Meeting, June 24-26, 2012, Orlando, FL.

Meddings J, Reichert H, Rogers MAM, Iwashyna TJ, McMahon L. Hospitals reporting better adherence to perioperative blood clot prophylaxis do not report lower rates of hospital-acquired post-operative blood clots. Presented at the 2012 AcademyHealth Annual Meeting, June 24-26, 2012, Orlando, FL.

Fordyce T, Mowat F, Fryzek J, Lau E. Incidence of metastatic hormone receptor positive (HR+) breast cancer in the United Kingdom: Data Needed. Presented at the 17th Annual International Society for Pharacoeconomics and Outcomes Research, June 2-6, 2012, Washington, DC.

Cohen SS, Signorello LB, Cope EL, Blot WJ. Body mass index at age 21 in relation to all-cause mortality among black and white adults. Presented at the Society for Epidemiologic Research Annual Meeting, June 1, 2012, Minneapolis, MN.

Meddings J, Reichert H, Rogers MAM, Iwashyna TJ, McMahon L. Hospitals reporting better adherence to perioperative blood clot prophylaxis do not report lower rates of hospital-acquired post-operative blood clots. Presented at the 2012 Society of General Internal Medicine Annual Meeting, May 9-12, 2012, Orlando, FL.

Meddings J, Reichert H, McMahon L. Hospital report cards for hospital-acquired pressure ulcers: How good are the grades? Presented at the 2012 Society of General Internal Medicine Annual Meeting, May 9-12, 2012, Orlando, FL.

Meddings J, Reichert H, Rogers MAM, Hofer TP, McMahon L. Adjusting for patients’ clinical risk of urinary tract infections: a necessary step in pay-for-performance when comparing by hospital-acquired complication rates. Presented at the 2012 Society of General Internal Medicine Annual Meeting, May 9-12, 2012, Orlando, FL.

2011

Yong M, Christiansen CF, Gammelager H, Sværke C, Chia V, Atchison C, Fryzek J. Healthcare resource utilization among breast cancer patients with bone metastases and skeletal-related events: a population-based cohort study in Denmark (1997 – 2009). Presented at the 34th Annual San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium, December 6-10, 2011, San Antonio, TX.

Mitchell J, Mehta J, Lau E, Fryzek J. National-level descriptive epidemiology of pediatric acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Presented at the 24th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, April 13-16, 2011, Baltimore, MD.

Jiang X, Zwica L, Knutson K, Towey T, Hedgeman E, Franzblau A, Chen Q, Lee S-Y, Sima C, Gillespie BW, Adriaens P, Demond A, Lepkowski J, Ward B, Ladronka K, Olson K, Sinibaldi J, Chang S-C, Gwinn D, Swan S, Garabrant D. Measurements of Household Dust Concentrations of PCDDs, PCDFs, and PCBs from a Community in Michigan, USA. Presented at the 32nd International Symposium on Halogenated Persistent Organic Pollutants – Dioxin 2011, August 21-25, 2011, Brussels, Belgium.

Jiang X, Knutson K, Zwica L, Lee S-Y, Chen Q, Hong B, Zhong X, Hao W, Towey T, Gillespie BW, Demond A, Adriaens P, Lepkowski J, Franzblau A, Garabrant D. The University of Michigan Dioxin Exposure Study: Predictors of Household Dust PCDD, PCDF, and PCB concentrations. Presented at the 32nd International Symposium on Halogenated Persistent Organic Pollutants – Dioxin 2011, August 21-25, 2011, Brussels, Belgium.

2010

Fryzek J, Makari D, Martone WJ, Groothuis JR. Trends in Inpatient RSV Hospitalization in Young Children: An 8-Year Cohort Study using the US National Hospital Discharge Survey. Presented at the 3rd Congress of the European Academy of Paediatric Societies, October 23-26, 2010, Copenhagen, Denmark.

Groothuis JR, Fryzek J, Makari D, Martone WJ. Respiratory Syncytial Virus Hospitalization (RSVH) in infants with Chronic Lung Disease: An 8 year Retrospective National Hospital Survey. Presented at the 3rd Congress of the European Academy of Paediatric Societies, October 23-26, 2010, Copenhagen, Denmark.

Groothuis JR, Fryzek J, Makari D, Martone WJ. Respiratory Syncytial Virus Hospitalization (RSVH) in infants with Chronic Lung Disease: An 8 year Retrospective National Hospital Survey. Presented at the 2010 Pediatric Academic Societies’ Annual Meeting, May 1-4, 2010, Vancouver, BC, Canada.

Jiang X, Hao W, Garabrant DH, Franzblau A, Gillespie BW, Lepkowski J, Adriaens P, Demond A, Jolliet O. Associations of Fish and Game Intake with Human Serum Dioxin Concentrations. Presented at the 31st International Symposium on Halogenated Persistent Organic Pollutants – Dioxin 2010, September 12-16, 2010, San Antonio, TX.

Hao W, Jolliet O, Jiang X, Garabrant D, Franzblau A, Adriaens P, Demond A, Gillespie B, Lepkowski J. The University of Michigan Dioxin Exposure Study: Dioxin intake due to fish and game consumption in a dioxin-contaminated area. Presented at the 31st International Symposium on Halogenated Persistent Organic Pollutants – Dioxin 2010, September 12-16, 2010, San Antonio, TX.

Fryzek JP, Makari D, Martone WJ, Groothuis JR. Trends in Inpatient RSV Hospitalization in Young Children: An 8-Year Cohort Study using the US National Hospital Discharge Survey. Presented at the 3rd Congress of the European Academy of Paediatric Societies, October 23-26, 2010, Copenhagen, Denmark.

Groothuis JR, Fryzek JP, Makari D, Martone WJ. Respiratory Syncytial Virus Hospitalization (RSVH) in infants with Chronic Lung Disease: An 8 year Retrospective National Hospital Survey. Presented at the 3rd Congress of the European Academy of Paediatric Societies, October 23-26, 2010, Copenhagen, Denmark.

Franzblau A, Garabrant D, Gillespie B, Jiang X, Adriaens P, Demond A, Jolliet O, Lepkowski J. Implications of the EPA’s new preliminary remediation goals for residential soil based on the University of Michigan Dioxin Exposure Study. Presented at the 31th International Symposium on Halogenated Persistent Organic Pollutants – Dioxin 2010, September 12-16, 2010, San Antonio, TX.

Garabrant D, Jiang X, Franzblau A, Adriaens P, Demond A, Gillespie B, Jolliet O, Lepkowski J, Hao W. The University of Michigan Dioxin Exposure Study: Relationship between residential soil, household dust, and serum dioxin levels. Presented at the 31th International Symposium on Halogenated Persistent Organic Pollutants – Dioxin 2010, September 12-16, 2010, San Antonio, TX.

Jiang X, Hao W, Garabrant DH, Franzblau A, Gillespie BW, Lepkowski J, Adriaens P, Demond A, Jolliet O. Associations of Fish and Game Intake with Human Serum Dioxin Concentrations. Presented at the 31th International Symposium on Halogenated Persistent Organic Pollutants – Dioxin 2010, September 12-16, 2010, San Antonio, TX.

Hao W, Jolliet O, Jiang X,Garabrant D, Franzblau A, Adriaens P, Demond A, Gillespie B, Lepkowski J. The University of Michigan Dioxin Exposure Study: Dioxin intake due to fish and game consumption in a dioxin-contaminated area. Presented at the 31th International Symposium on Halogenated Persistent Organic Pollutants – Dioxin 2010, September 12-16, 2010, San Antonio, TX.

Hao W, Jolliet O, Jiang X , Chang C-W, Towey T, Wenger Y, Garabrant D, Franzblau A, Adriaens P, Demond A, Gillespie B, Lepkowski J. The University of Michigan Dioxin Exposure Study: A pharmacokinetic modeling approach to investigate the predictors of serum TCDD concentration. Presented at the 31th International Symposium on Halogenated Persistent Organic Pollutants – Dioxin 2010, September 12-16, 2010, San Antonio, TX.

Youk AO, Buchanich JM, Marsh GM, Fryzek JP. An Ecological Study of Cancer Mortality Rates in High Altitude Counties of the United States. Presented at the Society of Epidemiological Research, June 23-26, 2010, Seattle, WA.

Beebe-Dimmer J, Schwartz KA, Cetin K, Morgenstern H, Yee C, Bartoces M, Shahinian V, Fryzek J, Acquavella J. Incidence of cataract among elderly prostate cancer patients receiving androgen deprivation therapy in the United States using the Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results-Medicare database. Presented at the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Conference, June 9-11, 2010, Chicago, IL.

Groothuis JR, Fryzek JP, Makari D, Martone WJ. Respiratory Syncytial Virus Hospitalization (RSVH) in infants with Chronic Lung Disease: An 8 year Retrospective National Hospital Survey. Presented at the 2010 Pediatric Academic Societies’ Annual Meeting, May 1-4, 2010, Vancouver, BC, Canada.

2009

Yong M, Jensen AO, Jacobsen JB, Nørgaard M, Fryzek JP, Sørensen HT. The Incidence of Bone Metastases and Skeletal-Related Events in Breast Cancer Patients: A Population-Based Cohort Study in Denmark (1999 – 2007). 32nd Annual San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium, San Antonio, TX. December 9-13, 2009.

Garabrant DH, Hong B, Jolliet O, Chen Q, Jiang X, Franzblau A, Lepkowski J, Adriaens P, Demond A, Hedgeman E, Knutson K, Towey T, Gillespie B. “UMDES results from the linear and logistic regression models. International Society for Exposure Science, Minneapolis, MN, November 1, 2009.

Yong M, Jensen AO, Jacobsen JB, Nørgaard M, Fryzek JP, Sørensen HT. The prognostic implications of bone metastases and skeletal-related events on breast cancer survival: A population-based cohort study in Denmark (1999-2007). American Society of Clinical Oncology Breast Cancer Symposium. San, Francisco, CA. October 8-10, 2009.

Langeberg W, O’Malley C, Critchlow C, Fryzek J. Prevalence of comorbidities at breast cancer diagnosis and subsequent risk of renal failure. American Society of Clinical Oncology Breast Cancer Symposium, San Francisco, CA. October 8-10, 2009.

Cohen SS, Gammon MD, Millikan RC, North KE, Lange EM, Signorello LB, Blot WJ, Matthews CE. Serum adiponectin in relation to body mass index and other behavioral and environmental predictors in African-American and white women.Obesity Society Annual Meeting, Washington, DC. October 1, 2009.

Jiang X, Chen Q, Garabrant D, Hong B, Gillespie B, Lepkowski J, Franzblau A, Adriaens P, Demond A. Logistic Regression Models of High Serum Dioxin Level. Dioxin 2009 Conference, Beijing, China. August 27, 2009.

Hong B,Garabrant D, Jiang X, Chen Q, Franzblau A, Gillespie B, Lepkowski J, Adriaens P, Demond A.  Factors that Predict Serum Concentration of 2,3,7,8-TCDD in People from Michigan. USA Dioxin 2009 Conference, Beijing, China. August 27, 2009.

Gillespie B, Reichert H, Chen Q, Franzblau A, Lepkowski J, Adriaens P, Demond A, Luksemburg W, Garabrant D. Estimating population percentiles using the Turnbull estimator when some data are below the limit of detection. Dioxin 2009 Conference, Beijing, China. August 27, 2009.

Garabrant D, Hong B, Jolliet O, Chen Q, Jiang X, Franzblau A, Lepkowski J, Adriaens P, Demond A, Hedgeman E, Knutson K, Towey T, Gillespie B. Public Health Impact of Dioxin Exposure Pathways in the UMDES, Based on Linear Regression Models. Dioxin 2009 Conference, Beijing, China. August 27, 2009.

Franzblau A, Hedgeman E, Jiang X, Chen Q, Hong B, Knutson K, Towey T, Adriaens P, Demond A, Gillespie B, Jolliet O, Lepkowski J, Garabrant D. The University of Michigan Dioxin Exposure Study: An Investigation of Serum Outliers for TEQ, 2,3,7,8-TCDD, 2,3,4,7,8-PeCDF, and PCB-126. Dioxin 2009 Conference, Beijing, China. August 27, 2009.

Norgaard M, Jensen AO, Farkas DK, Pedersen L, Fryzek JP, Zhao S, Sorensen HT. Factors associated with Receipt of Splenectomy for Patients with Chronic Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura-A Nationwide Cohort Study. Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety 18: S158-S159. August 1, 2009.

Franzblau A, Hedgeman E, Jiang X, Chen Q, Hong B, Knutson K, Towey T, Adriaens P, Demond A, Gillespie B, Jolliet O, Lepkowski J, Garabrant D. “The University of Michigan Dioxin Exposure Study: An investigation of serum outliers for TEQ, 2,3,7,8-TCDD, 2,3,4,7,8-PeCDF and PCB-126. Dioxin 2009 Conference, Beijing, China. August 1, 2009.

Gatto N, Kelsh M, HaMai D, Suh M, Proctor D. A meta-analysis of the relationship between occupational exposure to hexavalent chromium and cancers of the gastrointestinal tract. Society of Toxicology 48th Annual Meeting, Baltimore, MD, March 2009.

Schoonon WM, Li L, Fryzek JP, Kaye JA. Medical Contraindictions for Splenectomy among Adults with Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura: Data from the General Practice Research Database 14th Annual Meeting of the European-Hematology- Association, Berlin, Germany. June 4-7, 2009.

Cherkowski G, Dietrich J, Chen F, Fryzek J, Bridges K. Heparin use and venous thromboembolism (VTE) among cancer patients receiving chemotherapy with a prior history of VTE. American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Conference, Orlando, FL.May 29 – June 2, 2009.

Fryzek JP, Cetin K, Nørgaard M, Jensen AO, Jacobsen JB, Sørensen HT. The prognostic significance of bone metastases and skeletal-related events (SREs) in prostate cancer survival: a population-based historical cohort study in Denmark (1999-2007) American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Conference, Orlando, FL. May 29 – June 2, 2009.

Barlev A, Yong M, Cherkowski G, Cetin K, Fryzek JP. Prevalence of early-stage prostate and estrogen receptor positive breast cancer patients receiving primary androgen deprivation therapy and aromatase inhibitors in the United States. American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Conference, Orlando, FL. May 29 – June 2, 2009.

Langeberg W, O’Malley C, Critchlow C, Fryzek J. Risk of acute renal failure among breast cancer patients and chemotherapy treatment of breast cancer patients with a history of renal insufficiency in a commercially-insured population in the United States. American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Conference, Orlando, FL. May 29 – June 2, 2009.

Yong M, Jensen AO, Jacobsen JB, Nørgaard M, Fryzek JP, Sørensen HT. Survival associated with bone metastases and skeletal-related events in breast cancer patients: a population-based cohort study in Denmark (1999 – 2007) American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Conference, Orlando, FL. May 29 – June 2, 2009.

Christiansen CF, Johansen MB, Christensen S, Langeberg W, Fryzek J, Sørensen HT. Incidence of Acute Kidney Injury in Cancer Patients: A Population-based Cohort Study in Denmark. American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Conference, Orlando, FL. May 29 – June 2, 2009.

Schoonen W, Aagnes B, Bray F, Hansen S, Fryzek J, Weiderpass E. Incidence of Myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS) in the geographically defined area of South-Western Greece. 10th International Symposium on Myelodysplastic Syndromes, Patras, Greece. May 6-9, 2009.

Schoonen W, Asgnes B, Bray F, Hansen S, Fryzek J, Weiderpass E. Incidence of myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS) and Chronic Myelomonocytic leukemia (CMML) in Norway 1993-2006. 10th Symposium on Myelodysplastic Syndromes, Patras, Greece. May 6-9, 2009.

Taioli E, Du Y, Yong M, Fryzek J. Incidence of Myelodysplastic Syndrome in Western Pennsylvania 10th International Symposium on Myelodysplastic Syndromes, Patras, Greece. May 6-9, 2009.

Taioli E, Du Y, Fryzek J, Sekeres M. Literature review on the Epidemiology of Myelodysplastic Syndrome (MDS). 10th International Symposium on Myelodysplastic Syndromes. Patras, Greece. May 6-9, 2009.

Schoonen W, Strupp C, Aul C, Fryzek J, Germing U. Incidence and prevalence of Myelodysplastic Syndromes (MDS) in Duesseldorf 1996-2005, 10th Internationals Symposium on Myelodysplastic Syndromes, Patras, Greece. May 1, 2009.

Jiang X, Chen Q, Garabrant DH, Hong B, Gillespie B, Lepkowski J, Franzblau A, Adriaens P, Demond A. Logistic Regression Models of High Serum Dioxin Levels 30th International Symposium on Halogenated Persistent Organic Pollutants – Dioxin 2009. 2009.

2008

Hong B, Garabrant D, Chen Q, Chang C-W, Jiang X, Hedgeman E, Gillespie B, Lepkowski J, Franzblau A. Variable selection methods influence the identification of factors that predict serum dioxin concentrations in Michigan, USA, ISEE-ISEA Joint Annual Conference, Pasadena, CA. October 1. 2008.

Schoonen WM, Cronin-Fenton DP, Riis A, Farkas D, Johnsen SP, Fryzek JP, Sorensen HT. Transfusion use among cancer patients: a population-based cohort study, 33rd ESMO Congress, Stockholm, Sweden. September 12-16 2008.

Jensen AO, Nørgaard M, Cronin-Fenton D, Rubino A, Fryzek JP, Sørensen HT. Accuracy of ICD-10 discharge diagnoses of skeletal related events (SREs) and bone metastases secondary to prostate cancer and breast cancer in a Danish population-based hospital registry 24th International Conference on Pharmacoepidemiology & Therapeutic Risk Management, Copenhagen, Denmark. August 17-20, 2008.

Jolliet O, Wenger Y, Adriaens P, Chang C-W, Chen Q, Franzblau A, Gillespie BW, Hedgeman E, Hong B, Jiang X, Knutson K, Lepkowski J, Milbrath MO, Reichert H, Towey T, Garabrant D. Explaining age dependency using pharmacokinetic modeling in the analysis of blood TCDD concentrations. Dioxin 2008 Conference, Birmingham, England. August 1, 2008.

Garabrant DH, Hong B, Chen Q, Chang C-W, Jiang X, Franzblau A, Lepkowski J, Adriaens P, Demond A, Hedgeman E, Knutson K, Towey T, Gillespie BW. Factors that predict serum PCB concentrations in Michigan, USA. Dioxin 2008 Conference, Birmingham, England. August 1, 2008.

Knutson K, Hong B, Jiang X, Hedgeman E, Chen Q, Chang C-W, Towey T, Gillespie BW, Franzblau A, Lepkowski J, Adriaens P, Demond A, Garabrant DH. The relationship between dioxin concentrations in blood and breast feeding. Dioxin 2008 Conference. Birmingham, England. August 1, 2008.

Garabrant D, Hong B, Chen Q, Chang C-W, Jiang X, Franzblau A, Lepkowski J, Adriaens P, Demond A, Hedgeman E, Knutson K, Towey T, Gillespie BW Predictors of serum PCDF concentrations in people from, Michigan, USA.Dioxin 2008 Conference,Birmingham, England. August 1, 2008.

Gillespie BW, Reichert H, Chang C-W, Hedgeman E, Hong B, Chen Q, Jolliet O, Knutson K, Lee S-Y, Lepkowski J, Olsen K, Adriaens P, Demond A, Towey T, Ward B, Luksemburg W, Maier M, Franzblau A, Garabrant D, and University of Michigan Dioxin Exposure Study Team. “Predictors of 7 dioxin congeners in background US populations: Data from two Michigan counties and the US National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey. Dioxin 2008 Conference, Birmingham, England. August 1, 2008.

Gillespie BW, Reichert H, Chang C-W, Hedgeman E, Hong B, Chen Q, Jolliet O, Knutson K, Lee S-Y, Lepkowski J, Olsen K, Adriaens P, Demond A, Towey T, Ward B, Luksemburg W, Maier M, Franzblau A, Garabrant D, and University of Michigan Dioxin Exposure Study Team. Predictors of 8 furan congeners in background US populations: Data from two Michigan counties and the US National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey. Dioxin 2008 Conference, Birmingham, England. August 1, 2008.

Jolliet O, Wenger Y, Adriaens P, Chang C-W, Chen Q, Franzblau A, Gillespie BW, Hedgeman E, Hong B, Jiang, X, Knutson K, Lepkowski J, Milbrath MO, Reichert H, Towey T and Garabrant D. Influence of age on dioxin serum concentrations as a function of congener half-life and historical peak food consumption Dioxin 2008 Conference, Birmingham, England. August 1, 2008.

Schoonen W, Thomsen RW, Körmendiné Farkas D, Riis A, Fryzek JP, Sorensen HT. Incidence of infections in splenectomised patients and general population comparisons: nationwide cohort study in Denmark 13th Congress of the European Heamatology Association, Copenhagen, Denmark. June 12-15, 2008.

Schoonen W, Thomsen RW, Körmendiné Farkas D, Riis A, Fryzek JP, Sorensen HT.Splenectomy for trauma or Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP) and risk of infections, venous thromboembolic events and death. 13th Congress of the European Heamatology Association, Copenhagen, Denmark. June 12-15, 2008.

Carducci MA, Cetin K, Markus R, Fryzek JP. Time trends in the epidemiology of newly diagnosed stage IV prostate cancer in the United States: An analysis of data from the Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER) Program (1988-2003). American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Conference, Chicago, IL. May 30 – June 3, 2008.

Cetin K, Cronin-Fenton DP, Søndergaard F, Pedersen L, Fryzek JP, Acquavella JF, Baron JA, Sørensen HT Risk of venous thromboembolism (VTE) in Danish cancer patients: a population-based cohort study from 1997 to 2005. American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Conference, Chicago, IL. May 30 – June 3, 2008.

Fryzek JP, Thomsen RW, Thomsen HF, Nørgaard TM, Cetin K, McLaughlin JK, Tarone RE, Sørensen HT The risk of cholecystitis in patients with cancer and the general population in a population-based cohort study in Western Denmark, 1995-2003. American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Conference, Chicago, IL. May 30 – June 3, 2008.

2007

Sekeres MA, Kantarjian H, List A, Schoonen M, Fryzek JP, Paquette R, Maciejewski JP. Characteristics of Patients with Myelodysplastic Syndromes (MDS) in the United States from 4528 Physician Surveys The American Society of Hematology 49th Annual Meeting, Atlanta, Georgia. December 8-11, 2007.

Gillespie B, Chang C-W, Hedgeman E, Reichert H, Hong B, Chen Q, Jolliet O, Knutson K, Lee S-Y, Lepkowski J, Olsen K, Adriaens P, Demond A, Towey T, Zwica L, Ladronka K, Ward B, Luksemburg W, Maier M, Franzblau A, Garabrant D. Predictors of serum 2378-TCDD and 23478-PentaCDF concentration in a background population in Michigan, USA and in a representative USA sample. Society for Risk Analysis, San Antonio, TX. December 1, 2007.

Cohen SS, Matthews CE, Fowke JH, Buchowski M, Signorello LB, Blot WJ. Racial differences in serum levels of adiponectin and leptin: Pilot results from the Southern Community Cohort Study. American Association for Cancer Research Science of Cancer Health Disparities Meeting, Atlanta, GA. November 1, 2007.

Cronin-Fenton DP, Søndergaard F, Pedersen L, Fryzek JP, Cetin K , Acquavella J, Sørensen HT. A population-based cohort study of the incidence of venous thromboembolism in Danish cancer patients compared to the general population.4th International Congress on Thrombosis and Haemostatic Issues in Cancer, Bergamo, Italy. October 26-28, 2007.

Garabrant D, Chen Q, Hong B, Jiang X, Franzblau A, Lepkowski J, Adriaens P, Demond A, Hedgeman E, Knutson K, Zwika L, Lee S-Y, Chang C-W, Olsen K, Towey T, Jolliet O, Wenger Y, Gillespie B. Logistic regression model for predicting high serum 2,3,7,8-TCDD concentrations in or near the flood plain of the Tittabawassee River, Michigan, USA. Dioxin 2007 Conference, Tokyo, Japan. September 1, 2007

Kaye JA, Schoonen WM, Fryzek JP. ITP Incidence And Mortality In UK General Practice Research Database. 12th Congress of the European Heamatology Association. Vienna, Austria. June 7-10, 2007.

Fryzek JP, Kuehn CM, Deuson R, Kaye JA MDS Incidence and Mortality in UK General Practice Research Database. 9th International Symposium on Myelodysplastic Syndromes, Florence, Italy. May 16-19, 2007.

2005

Fallick C, Fryzek J, Wingate S, Healey C, Barnett P, Grinder D, Gramsky C, Golden J. Inability to tolerate Optimal Neurohormonal Blockage Predicts Poor Survival in Heart Failure. 54th Annual Scientific Session of the American-College-of-Cardiology , Orlando, FL. March 6, 2005.

Henriksen TF, Fryzek JP, Hölmich LR, McLaughlin JK, Krag C, Karlsen R, Kjøller K, Olsen J, Friis S. Reconstructive breast implantation after mastectomy for breast cancer: Clinical outcomes in a nationwide, prospective cohort study. 10th congress of European Societies of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery (ESPRAS), Vienna, Austria. 2005.

Hölmich LR, Fryzek JP, Kjøller K, Breiting VB, Jørgensen A, Krag C, McLaughlin JK. The diagnosis of silicone breast implant rupture: Clinical findings compared with findings at magnetic resonance imaging 10th congress of European Societies of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery (ESPRAS), Vienna, Austria. 2005.

Henriksen TF, Fryzek JP, Hölmich LR, McLaughlin JK, Kjoller K, Hoyer AP, Olsen JH, Friis S. Surgical intervention and capsular contracture after breast augmentation: a prospective study of risk factors 10th congress of European Societies of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery (ESPRAS), Vienna, Austria. 2005.

2004

Wadström T, Fryzek JP, Demirjian S, Choi JW, Garabrant DH, Nyrén O, Ye W, Nilsson I, Ljungh Å Antibodies to Helicobacter bilis in patients with pancreatic carcinoma. European Helicobacter Study Group. Vienna, Austria. September 1, 2004.

Henriksen TF, Fryzek JP, Friis S. Cosmetic and reconstructive breast implantations anno 2004 Results from a nationwide implant registry. EQUAM-Consensus Conference, Groningen, Netherlands. June 1, 2004.

2003

Marano DE, White KL, Fryzek JP, Blot WJ Retrospective Exposure Assessment in an Epidemiological Study of Titanium Dioxide Manufacturing Workers. American Industrial Hygiene Conference and Exposition, Dallas, TX. May 12, 2003.

Hölmich LR, Vejborg IM, Conrad C, Sletting S, Fryzek JP, Høier-Madsen M, McLaughlin JK, Kjøller K, Friis. The spontaneous course of silicone implant rupture (in Danish). Danish Society for Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Roskilde. May 9, 2003.

Hölmich LR, Friis S, Fryzek JP, Vejborg IM, Conrad C, Sletting S, Kjøller K, McLaughlin JK, Olsen JH. Rupture of silicone breast implants – how often? A study of rupture incidens (in Danish). Danish Society for Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Roskilde. May 9, 2003.

2002

Henriksen TF, Fryzek JP, Hölmich LR, Friis S. The Danish Registration System. The EQUAM-Consensus Conference, Groningen, Netherlands. June 1, 2002.

Henriksen TF, Fryzek JP, Hölmich LR, Friis S. Status of Breast Implants, a Prospective Evaluation of Cosmetic and Reconstructive Breast Implantation. The EQUAM-Consensus Conference, Groningen, Nethlerlands. June 1, 2002.

Beebe-Dimmer JL , Yee C, Dalvi T, Fryzek J, Garabrant D, Schwartz AG, Gadgeel SM. Mesothelioma in the United States: A Surveillance, Epidemiology and End Results (SEER)-Medicare investigation of treatment patterns and survival. American-Society-of-Clinical-Oncology (ASCO), Chicago, IL. May 29-June 2, 2015.

Henriksen TF, Hölmich LR, Friis S, Fryzek JP. Status of Breast Implantation. DSPR annual meeting, Denmark. 2002.

2001

Hölmich LR, Kjøller K, Fryzek J, Vejborg I, Conrad C, Sletting S, Høyer-Madsen M, McLaughlin JK, Breiting V, Friis S. Implant Rupture and Self-reported Symptoms in Unselected Danish Women with Cosmetic Silicone Breast Implants. Danish Surgical Society, Copenhagen, Denmark. November 22-23, 2001.

Jacobsen PH, Friis S, Fryzek JP, Hölmich LR, Kjøller K, McLaughlin JK. Mortality Following Cosmetic Breast Surgery in Denmark. Danish Surgical Society, København. November 22-23, 2001.

Hölmich LR, Kjøller K, Fryzek J, Jacobsen PH, McLaughlin JK, Friis S. implant Rupture and Self-reported Symptoms in Unselected Danish Women with Cosmetic Breast Implants. American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS/PSEF/ASMS) 70th Annual scientific meeting, Orlando, FL. November 3-7, 2001.

Jacobsen PH, Friis S, Fryzek JP, Hölmich LR, Kjøller K, McLaughlin JK. Mortality Following Cosmetic Breast Surgery in Denmark American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS/PSEF/ASMS) Annual scientific meeting, Orlando, FL. November 3-7, 2001.

Jacobsen PH, Friis S, Fryzek JP, Hölmich LR, Kjøller K, McLaughlin JK. Mortality Following Cosmetic Breast Surgery in Denmark. 9th congress of European Societies of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery (ESPRAS), Rome, Italy. September 16-20, 2001.

Hölmich LR, Kjøller K, Fryzek J, Jacobsen PH, McLaughlin JK, Friis S. Implant Rupture and Self-reported Symptoms in Unselected Danish Women with Cosmetic Silicone Breast Implants. 9th Congress of European Societies of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery (ESPRAS), Rome, Italy. September 16-20, 2001.

Hölmich LR, Kjøller K, Vejborg I, Conrad C, Sletting S, McLaughlin JK, Fryzek J, Lipworth L, Jacobsen PH, Breiting V, Brandt B, Jørgensen A, Olsen JH. Prevalence of Silicone Breast Implant Rupture (in Danish) Danish Surgical Society, Herlev, Denmark. April 19-20, 2001.

1997

Nowakowski B, Fryzek J, Eberspacher H, Smith M, Bolin N, Von Essen S. Organic dust toxic syndrome and respiratory symptoms in a farming environment. American Thoracic Society International Conference, San Francisco, CA. May 21, 1997.

Kinnard MS, Fryzek JP, Schenk M, Garabrant DH. The Association of Peptic Ulcer Disease and Pancreatic Cancer. Annual Meetings Of American Gastroenterologcal Association And American Association For The Study Of Liver Diseases, Washington, D.C. May 11-14, 1997.

Fryzek JP, Kolar C, Leed-Kelly A, Lawson TA Acetyltransferase, Diet and Smoking as Determinants of Pancreas Cancer University of Nebraska Medical Center Epply Cancer Institute Cancer Expo Omaha, NE April 20, 1997.

Wisdom K, Fryzek JP, Havstad SL, Tiley BC. Patient Utilization Patterns by Race in a Large Health Maintenance Organization. Chicago Health Services Research Symposium, Chicago, IL. January 30-31, 1997.

1996

Schenk MJ, Fryzek JP, Garabrant DG, Braselton WE, Vaitkevicius VK. A Case-control Study of Serum DDE Levels and Pancreas Cancer. Joint Conference of the American Association for Cancer Research and the International Agency for Research on Cancer, Budapest, Hungary. October 21-22, 1996.

Wisdom K, Fryzek JP, Anderson RM, Dreiling MC, Havstad SL, Spencer H, Tiley BC .Race-Specific Differences in Diabetes Care Determined Using Computerized Data. 55th Scientific Meeting of the American Diabetes Association, Atlanta, GA. May 1, 1996.

1995

Fryzek JP, Garabrant DH. Hanash S, Braselton EW, Schenk MJ. DDT and Related Compounds and Pancreas Cancer. Histopathobiology of Neoplasia Workshop, Keystone, CO. July 9-16, 1995.