Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

Year Title Altmetric
2019 Twenty-five-Year Follow-up of Short-term Cancer Research Trainees at the University of Alabama at Birmingham: a Brief ReportJournal of Cancer Education.  34:1010-1013. 2019
2018 A prospective study of cancer survivors and risk of sepsis within the REGARDS cohortCancer Detection and Prevention.  55:30-38. 2018
2018 Automated Literature Searches for Longitudinal Tracking of Cancer Research Training Program GraduatesJournal of Cancer Education.  33:564-568. 2018
2018 Racial/ethnic disparities in de novo metastases sites and survival outcomes for patients with primary breast, colorectal, and prostate cancerCancer Medicine.  7:1183-1193. 2018
2018 Mediating Effects of Frailty Indicators on the Risk of Sepsis After CancerJournal of Intensive Care Medicine2018
2017 Disparities in Cancer Survivorship Indicators in the Deep South Based on BRFSS Data: Recommendations for Survivorship Care PlansSouthern Medical Journal.  110:181-187. 2017
2017 The National Cancer Institute R25 Cancer Education Grants Program: A Workshop ReportJournal of Cancer Education.  32:3-10. 2017
2017 Inferior outcomes for black children with high risk acute lymphoblastic leukemia and the impact of socioeconomic variablesMedical and Pediatric Oncology.  64:267-274. 2017
2016 Racial disparities in individual breast cancer outcomes by hormone-receptor subtype, area-level socio-economic status and healthcare resourcesBreast Cancer Research and Treatment.  157:575-586. 2016
2016 Availability of Healthcare Resources and Colorectal Cancer Outcomes Among Non-Hispanic White and Non-Hispanic Black AdultsJournal of Community Health.  41:296-304. 2016
2016 An Evaluation Methodology for Longitudinal Studies of Short-Term Cancer Research Training ProgramsJournal of Cancer Education.  31:84-92. 2016
2016 Career Outcomes of Graduates of R25E Short-Term Cancer Research Training ProgramsJournal of Cancer Education.  31:93-100. 2016
2015 Socioeconomic status and incidence of breast cancer by hormone receptor subtypeSpringerPlus.  4. 2015
2015 Correlates of self-reported dietary cruciferous vegetable intake and urinary isothiocyanate from two cohorts in ChinaPublic Health Nutrition.  18:1237-1244. 2015
2015 Causes of death among persons with multiple sclerosisMultiple Sclerosis and Related Disorders.  4:484-490. 2015
2015 Predictors of colorectal cancer surveillance among survivors of childhood cancer treated with radiation: A report from the Childhood Cancer Survivor StudyCancer.  121:1856-1863. 2015
2014 Cruciferous vegetables, glutathione S-transferase polymorphisms, and the risk of colorectal cancer among Chinese menAnnals of Epidemiology.  24:44-49. 2014
2014 Sustainability in a state comprehensive cancer control coalition: Lessons learnedJournal of Cancer Education.  29:188-193. 2014
2013 Fruit and vegetable intake and the risk of colorectal cancer: Results from the Shanghai Men's Health StudyCancer Causes and Control.  24:1935-1945. 2013
2013 Socioeconomic status, p53 abnormalities, and colorectal cancerJournal of Gastrointestinal Oncology.  4:40-44. 2013
2013 Trial frame refraction versus autorefraction among new patients in a low-vision clinicInvestigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science.  54:19-24. 2013
2011 Aflatoxin levels, plasma vitamins A and e concentrations, and their association with HIV and hepatitis B virus infections in Ghanaians: A cross-sectional studyJournal of the International AIDS Society.  14. 2011
2011 Auditory complications in childhood cancer survivors: A report from the childhood cancer survivor studyMedical and Pediatric Oncology.  57:126-134. 2011
2010 Aflatoxin B 1 albumin adducts in plasma and aflatoxin M 1 in urine are associated with plasma concentrations of vitamins A and EInternational Journal for Vitamin and Nutrition Research.  80:355-368. 2010
2010 Hyperthermia deaths among children in parked vehicles: An analysis of 231 fatalities in the United States, 1999-2007Forensic Science, Medicine, and Pathology.  6:99-105. 2010
2010 Ocular late effects in childhood and adolescent cancer survivors: A report from the childhood cancer survivor studyMedical and Pediatric Oncology.  54:103-109. 2010
2009 Effect of comorbidity and body mass index on the survival of African-American and Caucasian patients with colon cancerCancer.  115:5798-5806. 2009
2009 Predictive capacity of three comorbidity indices in estimating mortality after surgery for colon cancerJournal of Clinical Oncology.  27:4339-4345. 2009
2009 The Journal of Cancer Education: A retrospective review of quality indicatorsJournal of Cancer Education.  24:16-21. 2009
2008 Receipt of standard breast cancer treatment by African American and white womenInternational Journal of Medical Sciences.  5:181-188. 2008
2008 Accuracy of registry breast cancer treatment data among cases treated in urban hospitalsJournal of registry management.  35:75-80. 2008
2007 African-American and Caucasian disparities in colorectal cancer mortality and survival by data source: An epidemiologic reviewCancer Biomarkers.  3:301-313. 2007
2007 Simplified dispatch-assisted CPR instructions outperform standard protocolResuscitation.  72:108-114. 2007
2006 Visual complications in childhood cancer survivors: A Childhood Cancer Survivor Study report.Journal of Clinical Oncology.  24:9006. 2006
2006 Relationship between knowledge of cardiopulmonary resuscitation guidelines and performanceResuscitation.  69:253-261. 2006
2005 Need to educate primary caregivers about the risk factor profile of smokeless tobacco usersJournal of Cancer Education.  20:222-228. 2005
2005 Cancer incidence among a cohort of smokeless tobacco users (United States)Cancer Causes and Control.  16:1107-1115. 2005
2005 Women with polymorphisms of methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase (MTHFR) and methionine synthase (MS) are less likely to have cervical intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN) 2 or 3International Journal of Cancer.  113:991-997. 2005
2003 Re: "Chronic disease mortality in a cohort of smokeless tobacco users" (multiple letters)American Journal of Epidemiology.  158:1021-1022. 2003
2002 Chronic disease mortality in a cohort of smokeless tobacco usersAmerican Journal of Epidemiology.  156:730-737. 2002
2002 Hormone receptors and proliferation in breast carcinomas of equivalent histologic grades in pre- and postmenopausal womenInternational Journal of Cancer.  98:118-127. 2002
2002 An interdisciplinary cancer prevention and control training program in public healthJournal of Cancer Education.  17:85-91. 2002
2001 A case study in hierarchical modeling: Agriculture and prostate cancer in IowaBiometrical Journal.  43:435-445. 2001
2001 Reducing the cost of diagnosis of breast carcinoma: Impact of ultrasound and imaging-guided biopsies on a clinical breast practiceCancer.  91:324-332. 2001
2001 Longitudinal study of elbow and shoulder pain in youth baseball pitchersMedicine and science in sports.  33:1803-1810. 2001
2000 An interdisciplinary training program in nutrition sciences and cancerJournal of Cancer Education.  15:130-133. 2000
2000 Cancer prevention and control training program at the University of Alabama at BirminghamJournal of Cancer Education.  15:69-72. 2000
1999 Molecular epidemiology, pathogenesis and prevention of gastric cancerCarcinogenesis.  20:2195-2207. 1999
1999 Estimation of relative and absolute test accuracy [4] (multiple letters)Epidemiology.  10:566-568. 1999
1999 Estimation of relative and absolute test accuracy.Epidemiology.  10:566-568. 1999
1999 Understanding meta-analysis in cancer epidemiology: Dietary fat and breast cancerCancer Detection and Prevention.  23:97-106. 1999
1998 Relationships between socioeconomic status and race-specific cervical cancer incidence in the United States, 1973-1992Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved.  9:420-432. 1998
1997 Cancer incidence among predominantly black, rural-poor populations in southern statesSouthern Medical Journal.  90:986-992. 1997
1997 Breast cancer detection rates by screening mammography in elderly womenBreast Journal.  3:331-336. 1997
1997 Distribution of astigmatism among Sioux Indians in South Dakota.Journal- American Optometric Association.  68:425-431. 1997
1996 Elevated serum levels of p105(erbB-2) in patients with advanced-stage prostatic adenocarcinomaInternational Journal of Cancer.  69:398-402. 1996
1996 Relationships between beer, wine, and spirits consumption and suicide rates in U.S. States from 1977 to 1988OMEGA - Journal of Death and Dying.  32:227-240. 1996
1995 Breast cancer early detection: differences between African American and white women's health beliefs and detection practices.Oncology Nursing Forum.  22:835-837. 1995
1995 Prostate cancer screening (United States)Cancer Causes and Control.  6:267-274. 1995
1995 The photic sneeze response: a descriptive report of a clinic population.Journal- American Optometric Association.  66:372-377. 1995
1994 Comparison of suicide rates among industrial groupsAmerican Journal of Industrial Medicine.  25:197-203. 1994
1994 Concerned citizens collect cancer-incidence dataJournal of Cancer Education.  9:174-178. 1994
1994 Suicide in Alabama, 1980 to 1989Southern Medical Journal.  87:10-16. 1994
1993 Mammographic patterns and breast cancer risk: A meta-analysisBreast Disease.  6:277-284. 1993
1993 Mammographic patterns and breast cancer risk factors among women having elective screeningSouthern Medical Journal.  86:177-180. 1993
1993 Subjective terminology.Epidemiology.  4:88. 1993
1992 Agent orange: Exposure and policy [8]American Journal of Public Health.  82:127. 1992
1988 The Mortality Experience of Major-League Baseball PlayersNew England Journal of Medicine.  319:1014-1015. 1988
1988 The Mortality Experience of Major-League Baseball PlayersNew England Journal of Medicine.  318:1278-1280. 1988
1983 The interaction of bromopyruvate with the active site of 2-keto-3-deoxygluconate-6-phosphate aldolase of Pseudomonas saccharophila: Kinetics and stereochemistryJournal of Protein Chemistry.  2:187-193. 1983
1982 Relationship of site-specific cancer mortality rates to altitudeCarcinogenesis.  3:461-465. 1982
1980 The conformation of catalytically functional Schiff's bases: The pyruvate-lysine ketimine of 2-keto-3-deoxygluconate-6-phosphate aldolase of Pseudomonas putidaArchives of Biochemistry and Biophysics.  203:702-706. 1980
1979 Interaction of the chiral pyruvate analog, 2-keto-3-bromobutyrate, with pyruvate lyases. 2-Keto-3-deoxygluconate-6-phosphate aldolase of Pseudomonas putidaJournal of Biological Chemistry.  254:5862-5865. 1979

Teaching Activities

  • EPI610 - Prin of Epidemiologic Research (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • EPI697 - Internship (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • EPI697 - Internship (Summer Term 2019) 2019
  • EPI698 - Directed Research (Summer Term 2019) 2019
  • EPI603 - Injury - Epidemiologic Prin (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • EPI698 - Directed Research (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • NTR728 - Cancer Prev and Ctrl Seminar (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • EPI610 - Prin of Epidemiologic Research (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • EPI698 - Directed Research (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • EPI799 - Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • EPI698 - Directed Research (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • EPI697 - Internship (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • EPI697Q - Internship Online (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • EPI799 - Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • EPI603 - Injury - Epidemiologic Prin (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • EPI610 - Prin of Epidemiologic Research (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • EPI698 - Directed Research (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • EPI699 - Project Research (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • EPI798 - Doctoral Directed Research (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • EPI698 - Directed Research (Summer Term 2017) 2017
  • EPI699 - Project Research (Summer Term 2017) 2017
  • EPI698 - Directed Research (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • EPI699 - Project Research (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • EPI798 - Doctoral Directed Research (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • EPI603 - Injury - Epidemiologic Prin (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • EPI699 - Project Research (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • EPI713 - Cancer Epi & Ctrl (Summer Term 2016) 2016
  • EPI798 - Doctoral Directed Research (Summer Term 2016) 2016
  • EPI697 - Internship (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • EPI698 - Directed Research (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • EPI798 - Doctoral Directed Research (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • EPI603 - Injury - Epidemiologic Prin (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • EPI698 - Directed Research (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • EPI699 - Project Research (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • EPI798 - Doctoral Directed Research (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • EPI699 - Project Research (Summer Term 2015) 2015
  • EPI699 - Project Research (Summer Term 2015) 2015
  • EPI713 - Cancer Epi & Ctrl (Summer Term 2015) 2015
  • EPI798 - Doctoral Directed Research (Summer Term 2015) 2015
  • EPI699 - Project Research (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • EPI798 - Doctoral Directed Research (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • EPI699 - Project Research (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • EPI781 - Special Topics in EPI (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • EPI697 - Internship (Summer Term 2014) 2014
  • EPI713 - Cancer Epi & Ctrl (Summer Term 2014) 2014
  • EPI603 - Injury - Epidemiologic Prin (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • EPI603 - Injury - Epidemiologic Prin (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • EPI697 - Internship (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • EPI698 - Directed Research (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • EPI798 - Doctoral Directed Research (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • EPI610 - Prin of Epidemiologic Research (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • EPI610 - Prin of Epidemiologic Research (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • EPI610L - Prin Epidemiology Research Lab (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • EPI697 - Internship (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • EPI698 - Directed Research (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • EPI613 - Cancer Epi & Ctrl (Summer Term 2013) 2013
  • EPI697 - Internship (Summer Term 2013) 2013
  • EPI713 - Cancer Epi & Ctrl (Summer Term 2013) 2013
  • EPI798 - Doctoral Directed Research (Summer Term 2013) 2013
  • EPI697 - Internship (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • EPI698 - Directed Research (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • EPI699 - Project Research (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • EPI799 - Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • EPI697 - Internship (Fall Term 2012) 2012
  • EPI798 - Doctoral Directed Research (Fall Term 2012) 2012
  • EPI799 - Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2012) 2012
  • EPI613 - Cancer Epi & Ctrl (Summer Term 2012) 2012
  • EPI713 - Cancer Epi & Ctrl (Summer Term 2012) 2012
  • EPI798 - Doctoral Directed Research (Summer Term 2012) 2012
  • EPI799 - Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2012) 2012
  • EPI603 - Injury - Epidemiologic Prin (Spring Term 2012) 2012
  • EPI698 - Directed Research (Spring Term 2012) 2012
  • EPI798 - Doctoral Directed Research (Spring Term 2012) 2012
  • EPI799 - Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2012) 2012
  • EPI698 - Directed Research (Fall Term 2011) 2011
  • EPI699 - Project Research (Summer Term 2011) 2011
  • EPI613 - Cancer Epi & Ctrl (Summer Term 2011) 2011
  • EPI697 - Internship (Summer Term 2011) 2011
  • EPI713 - Cancer Epi & Ctrl (Summer Term 2011) 2011
  • EPI798 - Doctoral Directed Research (Summer Term 2011) 2011
  • EPI603 - Injury - Epidemiologic Prin (Spring Term 2011) 2011
  • EPI613 - Cancer Epi & Ctrl (Spring Term 2011) 2011
  • EPI697 - Internship (Spring Term 2011) 2011
  • EPI698 - Directed Research (Spring Term 2011) 2011
  • EPI798 - Doctoral Directed Research (Spring Term 2011) 2011
  • EPI697 - Internship (Fall Term 2010) 2010
  • EPI699 - Project Research (Fall Term 2010) 2010
  • EPI613 - Cancer Epi & Ctrl (Summer Term 2010) 2010
  • EPI713 - Cancer Epi & Ctrl (Summer Term 2010) 2010
  • EPI699 - Project Research (Summer Term 2010) 2010
  • EPI798 - Doctoral Directed Research (Summer Term 2010) 2010
  • EPI603 - Injury - Epidemiologic Prin (Spring Term 2010) 2010
  • EPI699 - Project Research (Spring Term 2010) 2010
  • EPI798 - Doctoral Directed Research (Spring Term 2010) 2010
  • STP2999 - SPECIAL TOPIC EXPERIENCE (Spring Term 2010) 2010
  • EPI610 - Prin of Epidemiologic Research (Fall Term 2009) 2009
  • EPI610 - Prin of Epidemiologic Research (Fall Term 2009) 2009
  • EPI610L - Prin Epidemiology Research Lab (Fall Term 2009) 2009
  • EPI610L - Prin Epidemiology Research Lab (Fall Term 2009) 2009
  • EPI610L - Prin Epidemiology Research Lab (Fall Term 2009) 2009
  • EPI697 - Internship (Fall Term 2009) 2009
  • EPI699 - Project Research (Fall Term 2009) 2009
  • EPI697 - Internship (Summer Term 2009) 2009
  • EPI697 - Internship (Summer Term 2009) 2009
  • EPI699 - Project Research (Summer Term 2009) 2009
  • EPI603 - Injury - Epidemiologic Prin (Spring Term 2009) 2009
  • EPI697 - Internship (Spring Term 2009) 2009
  • EPI698 - Directed Research (Spring Term 2009) 2009
  • EPI699 - Project Research (Spring Term 2009) 2009
  • EPI799 - Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2009) 2009
  • EPI610 - Prin of Epidemiologic Research (Fall Term 2008) 2008
  • EPI610 - Prin of Epidemiologic Research (Fall Term 2008) 2008
  • EPI610L - Prin Epidemiology Research Lab (Fall Term 2008) 2008
  • EPI610L - Prin Epidemiology Research Lab (Fall Term 2008) 2008
  • EPI610L - Prin Epidemiology Research Lab (Fall Term 2008) 2008
  • EPI610L - Prin Epidemiology Research Lab (Fall Term 2008) 2008
  • EPI697 - Internship (Fall Term 2008) 2008
  • EPI698 - Directed Research (Fall Term 2008) 2008
  • EPI799 - Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2008) 2008
  • EPI697 - Internship (Summer Term 2008) 2008
  • EPI698 - Directed Research (Summer Term 2008) 2008
  • EPI799 - Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2008) 2008
  • EPI603 - Injury - Epidemiologic Prin (Spring Term 2008) 2008
  • EPI697 - Internship (Spring Term 2008) 2008
  • EPI698 - Directed Research (Spring Term 2008) 2008
  • EPI699 - Project Research (Spring Term 2008) 2008
  • EPI799 - Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2008) 2008
  • EPI610 - Prin of Epidemiologic Research (Fall Term 2007) 2007
  • EPI610L - Prin Epidemiology Research Lab (Fall Term 2007) 2007
  • EPI610L - Prin Epidemiology Research Lab (Fall Term 2007) 2007
  • EPI610L - Prin Epidemiology Research Lab (Fall Term 2007) 2007
  • EPI610L - Prin Epidemiology Research Lab (Fall Term 2007) 2007
  • EPI697 - Internship (Fall Term 2007) 2007
  • EPI698 - Directed Research (Fall Term 2007) 2007
  • EPI699 - Project Research (Fall Term 2007) 2007
  • EPI798 - Doctoral Directed Research (Fall Term 2007) 2007
  • EPI799 - Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2007) 2007
  • Education And Training

  • Doctor of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham 1987
  • Master of Science in Epidemiology, University of Pennsylvania 1981
  • Doctor of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania 1980
  • Bachelor of Science or Mathematics in Biology, Drexel University 1976
  • Full Name

  • John Waterbor