Selected Publications

Academic Article

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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
2018 Twenty-five-Year Follow-up of Short-term Cancer Research Trainees at the University of Alabama at Birmingham: a Brief ReportJournal of Cancer Education2018
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

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