Skip Navigation

Cardiovascular Disease Epidemiology Training Program


Bash  LD, Selvin E, Steffes MW, Coresh J, Astor BC.  Poor Glycemic Control in Diabetes and the Risk of Incident Chronic Kidney Disease Even in the Absence of Albuminuria and Retinopathy: The Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) Study.  Archives of Internal Medicine 2008; 168(22): 1-8.

Bash LD, Erlinger TP, Coresh J, Marsh-Manzi J, Folsom AR, Astor BC.  Inflammation, Hemostasis and the Risk of Chronic Kidney Disease in the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) Study.  American Journal of Kidney Disease 2009;53(4):596-605.

Michos ED, Melamed ML. Vitamin D and Cardiovascular Disease Risk: A Review. Current Opinion in Clinical Nutrition and Metabolic Care 2008;11(1):7-12.

Michos ED, Vaidya D, Gapstur SM, Schreiner PJ, Golden SH, Wong ND, Criqui  MH, Ouyang P. Sex Hormones, Sex Hormone Binding Globulin, and Abdominal Aortic Calcification in Women and Men in the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA).  Atherosclerosis 2008;200(2):432-8.

Melamed ML, Michos ED, Post W, Astor B. 25(OH) Vitamin D Levels and the Risk of Mortality in the General Population.  Archives of Internal Medicine 2008:168;1629-37.

Pollin IS, Kral BG, Shattuck T, Sadler MD, Boyle JR, McKillop L, Campbell C, Ashen MD, Nasir K, Redberg RF, BrintzenhofeSzoc K, Blumenthal RS, Michos ED. High Prevalence of Cardiometabolic Risk Factors in Women Considered Low Risk by Traditional Risk Assessment.  Journal of Women’s Health 2008:17:947-53.

Michos ED, Santos RD, Narla V, Pandey S, Meneghelo R, Carvalho JA, Budoff MJ, Blumenthal RS, Nasir K. Favorable cardiovascular risk factor profile is associated with reduced prevalence of coronary artery calcficiation and inflammation in asymptomatic non-diabetic white men. Preventive Cardiology 2008;11(4):189-94.

Qayyum R, Bolen S, Maruthur N, Feldman L, Wilson LM, Marinopoulos SS,Ranasinghe P, Amer M, Bass EB.Systematic review: comparative effectiveness and safety of premixed insulin analogues in type 2 diabetes. Ann Intern Med. 2008 Oct 21;149(8):549-59.

Maruthur NM, Bolen SD, Brancati FL, Clark JM. The Association of Obesity and Cervical Cancer Screening: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2008

Baptiste-Roberts K, Salafia CM, Nicholson WK, Wang NY, Duggan AL, Brancati FL. Maternal Risk Factors for Abnormal Placental Growth. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2008, 8(1):44

Baptiste-Roberts K, Barone B, Gary TL, Golden SH, Wilson L, Bass E, Nicholson WK. Risk Factors for the Development of Type 2 Diabetes among Women with Previous Gestational Diabetes: A Systematic Review. American Journal of Medicine 2009 Mar;122(3):207-214.e4. Review.

Atta M, Baptiste-Roberts K, Gary TL, Brancati FL. The natural course of microalbuminuria among African Americans with type 2 diabetes: a 3-year study. American Journal of Medicine 2009;122(1):62-72.

Baptiste-Roberts K, Salafia CM, Nicholson WK, Wang NY, Duggan AL, Brancati FL. Measures of Placental Growth as Predictors Childhood Growth. Journal of Maternal-Fetal and Neonatal Medicine 2009;22(1):13-23.

Nicholson WK, Wilson LM, Witkop CT, Baptiste-Roberts K, Bennett WL, Bolen S, Barone BB, Golden SH, Gary TL, Neale DM, Bass EB. Therapeutic Management, Delivery, and Postpartum Risk Assessment and Screening in Gestational Diabetes.  Evidence Report/ Technology Assessment No. 162 (Prepared by Johns Hopkins University Evidence-based Practice Center under Contract No. 290-02-0018) AHRQ Publication No. 08-E004. Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. March 2008 (report)

Scharpf  RB, Parmigiani G, Pevsner J, and Ruczinski I. Hidden Markov models for the assessment of chromosomal alterations using high-throughput SNP arrays. Annals of Applied Statistics 2008; 2(2) 687-713.

Scharpf  RB, Tjelmeland H, Parmigiani G, and Nobel AB. A Bayesian model for cross-study differential gene expression, Journal of the American Statistical Association, (in press)

Taylor MK, Reis JP, Sausen KP, Padilla GA, Markham AE, Potterat EG, Drummond SPA. Trait anxiety and salivary cortisol during free-living and military stress. Aviation, Space, and Environmental Medicine 2008;79(2):129-135.

Reis JP, Macera CA, Ainsworth BE, Hipp DA. Prevalence of total daily walking in the U.S., 2002-2003. Journal of Physical Activity and Health 2008;5(2):337-346.

Reis JP, von Mühlen D, Miller ER. 3rd. Relation of 25-hydroxyvitamin D and parathyroid hormone levels with metabolic syndrome among U.S. adults. European Journal of Endocrinology 2008;159(1):41-48.

Reis JP, Macera CA, Wingard DL, Araneta MR, Lindsay SP, Marshall SJ. The relation of leptin and insulin with obesity-related cardiovascular risk factors in U.S. adults. Atherosclerosis 2008;200(1):150-160.

Taylor MK, Markham AE, REIS JP, Padilla GA, Potterat EG, Drummond SPA, Mujica-Parodi LR. Physical fitness influences stress reactions to extreme military training. Military Medicine 2008;173(8):738-742.

Reis JP, Macera CA, Araneta MR, Lindsay SP, Marshall SJ, Wingard DL. Comparison of overall obesity and body fat distribution in predicting risk of mortality. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2009;17(6):1232-9.

Reis JP, Michos ED, von Mühlen D, Miller ER 3rd. Differences in vitamin D status as a possible contributor to the racial disparity in peripheral arterial disease. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition 2008;88(6):1469-77.

Reis JP, Araneta MR, Wingard DL, Macera CA, Lindsay SP, Marshall S.J.  Overall obesity and body fat distribution as predictors of mortality in U.S. white and black adults. Ann Epidemiol 2009;19(2):134-42.

Choi EK, Choi SI, Rivera JJ, Nasir K, Chang SA, Chun EJ, Kim HK, Choi DJ, Blumenthal RS, Chang, HJ. Coronary CT angiography as a screening tool for the detection of occult coronary artery disease in asymptomatic individuals. J Am Coll Cardiol 2008; 52: 357-365.

Rivera JJ, Nasir K, Choi EK, Yoon YE, Chun EJ, Choi SI, Choi DJ, Brancati FL, Blumenthal RS, Chang HJ. Detection of occult coronary artery disease in asymptomatic individuals with diabetes mellitus using non-invasive cardiac angiography. Atherosclerosis 2009;203(2):442-8

Baptiste-Roberts K, Gary TL, Beckles GL, Gregg EW, Owens M, Porterfield D, Engelgau MM. Family history of diabetes, awareness of risk factors, and health behaviors among African Americans. Am J Public Health 2007 May;97(5):907-12.

Mosca L, et. al. Evidence-based guidelines for cardiovascular disease prevention in women: 2007 update. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2007;49(11):1230-50. Review.

Blumenthal RS, Michos ED, Nasir K. Further improvements in CHD risk prediction for women. JAMA. 2007 Feb 14;297(6):641-3.

Michos ED, Blumenthal RS. Vitamin D supplementation and cardiovascular disease risk. Circulation. 2007 Feb 20;115(7):827-8.

Selvin E, Paynter NP, Erlinger TP. The effect of weight loss on C-reactive protein: a systematic review. Arch Intern Med. 2007 Jan 8;167(1):31-9. Review.

Paynter NP, Yeh HC, Voutilainen S, Schmidt MI, Heiss G, Folsom AR, Brancati FL, Kao WH. Coffee and sweetened beverage consumption and the risk of type 2 diabetes mellitus: the atherosclerosis risk in communities study. Am J Epidemiol. 2006 Dec 1;164(11):1075-84.

Menke A, Muntner P, Wildman RP, Dreisbach AW, Raggi P. Relation of borderline peripheral arterial disease to cardiovascular disease risk. Am J Cardiol. 2006 Nov 1;98(9):1226-30.

Selvin E, Coresh J, Brancati FL. The burden and treatment of diabetes in elderly individuals in the U.S. Diabetes Care. 2006 Nov;29(11):2415-9.

Menke A, Muntner P, Batuman V, Silbergeld EK, Guallar E. Blood lead below 0.48 micromol/L (10 microg/dL) and mortality among US adults. Circulation. 2006 Sep 26;114(13):1388-94. 

Selvin E, Wattanakit K, Steffes MW, Coresh J, Sharrett AR. Hemoglobin A1c (HbA1c) and peripheral arterial disease in diabetes: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) study. Diabetes Care. 2006 Apr; 29(4):877-82.

Hsu LY, Natanzon A, Kellman P, Hirsch GA, Aletras AH, Arai AE. Quantitative myocardial infarction on delayed enhancement MRI. Part I: Animal validation of an automated feature analysis and combined thresholding infarct sizing algorithm. J Magn Reson Imaging. 2006 Mar;23(3):298-308.

Blumenthal RS, Becker DM, Yanek LR, Moy TF, Michos ED, Fishman EK, Becker LC. Comparison of coronary calcium and stress myocardial perfusion imaging in apparently healthy siblings of individuals with premature coronary artery disease. Am J Cardiol. 2006 Feb 1;97(3):328-33.

Michos ED, Nasir K, Braunstein JB, Rumberger JA, Budoff MJ, Post WS, Blumenthal RS. Framingham risk equation underestimates subclinical atherosclerosis risk in asymptomatic women. Atherosclerosis. 2006 Jan;184(1):201-6.