Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

Year Title Altmetric
2018 Melioidosis in India and Bangladesh: A review of case reportsAsian Pacific Journal of Tropical Medicine.  11:320-329. 2018
2018 Seroprevalence of varicella zoster virus in Colombo district, Sri LankaAsian Pacific Journal of Tropical Medicine.  11:53-57. 2018
2017 Evaluation of short-term health effects among rural women and reduction in household air pollution due to improved cooking stoves: quasi experimental studyAir Quality, Atmosphere and Health.  10:809-819. 2017
2016 Pitfalls and optimal approaches to diagnose melioidosisAsian Pacific Journal of Tropical Medicine.  9:515-524. 2016
2016 Environmental pollution by traffic noise in the city of Colombo, Sri LankaAsian Journal of Water, Environment and Pollution.  13:67-72. 2016
2015 Noise-induced hearing loss among traffic policemen in the City of Colombo, Sri LankaAsian Journal of Water, Environment and Pollution.  12:9-14. 2015
2013 Capacity building in environmental and occupational health in Sri LankaAmerican Journal of Industrial Medicine.  56:1-10. 2013
2013 Fatal occupational injuries among non-governmental employees in MalaysiaAmerican Journal of Industrial Medicine.  56:65-76. 2013
2013 MPH program at Manipal University, India-experiences, challenges, and lessons learnedAmerican Journal of Industrial Medicine.  56:20-28. 2013
2013 Prevalence of measles, mumps, rubella, and varicella susceptibility among health science students in a University in IndiaAmerican Journal of Industrial Medicine.  56:58-64. 2013
2013 Tasman spirit oil spill in Pakistan: Research response and lessons learnedAmerican Journal of Industrial Medicine.  56:124-131. 2013
2012 Biomass fuel use for cooking in Sri Lanka: Analysis of data from national demographic health surveysAmerican Journal of Industrial Medicine.  55:1122-1128. 2012
2012 Indoor fine particle (PM2.5) pollution exposure due to secondhand smoke in selected public places of Sri LankaAmerican Journal of Industrial Medicine.  55:1129-1136. 2012
2012 Respiratory health status of children from two different air pollution exposure settings of Sri Lanka: A cross-sectional studyAmerican Journal of Industrial Medicine.  55:1137-1145. 2012
2006 Methodologic issues in follow-up studies of cancer incidence among occupational groups in the United StatesAnnals of Epidemiology.  16:170-179. 2006
2001 Mortality among employees at a petrochemical research facilityAmerican Journal of Industrial Medicine.  39:29-41. 2001
1996 Mortality among workers at two triazine herbicide manufacturing plantsAmerican Journal of Industrial Medicine.  29:143-151. 1996
1992 A follow‐up study of agricultural chemical production workersAmerican Journal of Industrial Medicine.  21:321-330. 1992
1989 Comparison of Alabama Behavioral Risk Factor Surveys.Alabama medicine : journal of the Medical Association of the State of Alabama.  59:15-20. 1989
1988 Heteropagus: A case reportAnnals of Tropical Paediatrics.  8:38-41. 1988

Book

Year Title Altmetric
2012 R Manual for Health Science Researchers 2012

Chapter

Year Title Altmetric
2016 Effect of sunlight exposure on cognitive function among depressed and non-depressed participants: A REGARDS cross-sectional study.  235-256. 2016
2012 Air Quality in Developing Countries.  267-290. 2012
2010 Short- and Long-Term Effects on Human Health. Assessing the Effects of the Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill on Human Health - Workshop Summary 2010

Principal Investigator On

  • An Updated Study of Mortality Among North American Synthetic Rubber Industry Workers  awarded by INTERNATIONAL INSTITUTE OF SYNTHETIC RUBBER PRODUCERS 2020 - 2021
  • Prenatal and Early Childhood Biomass Smoke Exposure and Child Neurodevelopment  awarded by National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences/NIH/DHHS 2014 - 2020
  • UAB Synthetic Rubber Industry Workers' Study - 1,3 Butadiene and Strene and Selected Cancers and Other Diseases, Exposure Response Analyses  awarded by INTERNATIONAL INSTITUTE OF SYNTHETIC RUBBER PRODUCERS 2018 - 2019
  • UAB Synthetic Rubber Industry Workers' Study - 1,3 Butadiene and Styrene and Specific Forms of Leukemias and B-Cell Neoplasms Exposure Response Analyses  awarded by INTERNATIONAL INSTITUTE OF SYNTHETIC RUBBER PRODUCERS 2018 - 2019
  • Birmingham Aerosol Research and Inhalation Epidemiology Study (BARIES)  awarded by Electric Power Research Institute 2009 - 2018
  • An Updated Study of Mortality among North American Synthetic Rubber Industry Workers  awarded by INTERNATIONAL INSTITUTE OF SYNTHETIC RUBBER PRODUCERS 2011 - 2018
  • Particulate Matter and Black Carbon: Respiratory Health in Sri Lankan Children  awarded by UNIVERSITY OF KELANIYA 2013 - 2017
  • Conduct Research and Training in Public Health Virology  awarded by UK-India Education and Research Institute 2013 - 2016
  • Enhancing Interprofessional Global Health Learning Opportunities for UAB Students  awarded by UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA HEALTH SERVICES FOUNDATION 2012 - 2015
  • UAB- International Training and Research in Environmental and Occupational Health  awarded by Fogarty International Center/NIH/DHHS 2007 - 2014
  • Prenatal Exposure to Solid Fuel Smoke and Birth Outcomes in Sri Lanka  awarded by National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences/NIH/DHHS 2010 - 2014
  • Prenatal Lead Exposures in Pakistan: A Prelude to Prevention  awarded by National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences/NIH/DHHS 2009 - 2014
  • Further Analysis of Mortality from Lung Cancer and a Feasibility to Assess Smoking Patterns Among Synthetic Rubber Industry Employees  awarded by INTERNATIONAL INSTITUTE OF SYNTHETIC RUBBER PRODUCERS 2008 - 2011
  • Private Grant  awarded by SYNGENTA CROP PROTECTION, INC. 2008 - 2010
  • Teaching Activities

  • EPI616 - Environmental Epidemiology (Summer Term 2020) 2020
  • EPI697Q - Internship Online (Summer Term 2020) 2020
  • EPI600 - Introduction to Epidemiology (Spring Term 2020) 2020
  • EPI697 - Internship (Spring Term 2020) 2020
  • EPI698 - Directed Research (Spring Term 2020) 2020
  • EPI602 - Epidemiology Chronic Diseases (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • EPI699 - Project Research (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • EPI602 - Epidemiology Chronic Diseases (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • EPI699 - Project Research (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • EPI616 - Environmental Epidemiology (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • EPI697 - Internship (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • EPI699 - Project Research (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • EPI697Q - Internship Online (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • EPI698 - Directed Research (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • EPI602 - Epidemiology Chronic Diseases (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • EPI697 - Internship (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • EPI602 - Epidemiology Chronic Diseases (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • EPI616 - Environmental Epidemiology (Summer Term 2016) 2016
  • EPI699 - Project Research (Summer Term 2016) 2016
  • EPI699 - Project Research (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • EPI602 - Epidemiology Chronic Diseases (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • EPI698 - Directed Research (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • EPI699 - Project Research (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • EPI697 - Internship (Summer Term 2015) 2015
  • EPI699 - Project Research (Summer Term 2015) 2015
  • EPI699 - Project Research (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • EPI799 - Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • EPI616 - Environmental Epidemiology (Summer Term 2014) 2014
  • EPI697 - Internship (Summer Term 2014) 2014
  • EPI698 - Directed Research (Summer Term 2014) 2014
  • EPI699 - Project Research (Summer Term 2014) 2014
  • EPI799 - Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2014) 2014
  • EPI799 - Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • EPI699 - Project Research (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • EPI799 - Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • EPI616 - Environmental Epidemiology (Summer Term 2013) 2013
  • EPI699 - Project Research (Summer Term 2013) 2013
  • HAC301 - Prime Time Leadership (Summer Term 2013) 2013
  • DENT0110 - Special Topics-Global Health (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • EPI697 - Internship (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • EPI699 - Project Research (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • EPI799 - Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • GHS640 - Social Responsibility (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • HON112 - Community Service (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • ITS299 - Problems International Studies (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • NUR690 - Indep Study in Nursing (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • STH397 - STH Independent Study (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • EPI697 - Internship (Fall Term 2012) 2012
  • EPI799 - Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2012) 2012
  • EPI616 - Environmental Epidemiology (Summer Term 2012) 2012
  • EPI697 - Internship (Summer Term 2012) 2012
  • EPI798 - Doctoral Directed Research (Summer Term 2012) 2012
  • EPI798 - Doctoral Directed Research (Spring Term 2012) 2012
  • EPI799 - Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2012) 2012
  • EPI793 - DrPH Practicum (Fall Term 2011) 2011
  • EPI798 - Doctoral Directed Research (Fall Term 2011) 2011
  • EPI616 - Environmental Epidemiology (Summer Term 2011) 2011
  • ME798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2011) 2011
  • EPI697 - Internship (Summer Term 2011) 2011
  • EPI798 - Doctoral Directed Research (Summer Term 2011) 2011
  • EPI697 - Internship (Spring Term 2011) 2011
  • EPI798 - Doctoral Directed Research (Spring Term 2011) 2011
  • EPI798 - Doctoral Directed Research (Fall Term 2010) 2010
  • EPI616 - Environmental Epidemiology (Summer Term 2010) 2010
  • EPI697 - Internship (Summer Term 2010) 2010
  • EPI793 - DrPH Practicum (Summer Term 2010) 2010
  • EPI798 - Doctoral Directed Research (Summer Term 2010) 2010
  • EPI699 - Project Research (Spring Term 2010) 2010
  • EPI798 - Doctoral Directed Research (Spring Term 2010) 2010
  • EPI697 - Internship (Fall Term 2009) 2009
  • EPI698 - Directed Research (Fall Term 2009) 2009
  • EPI699 - Project Research (Fall Term 2009) 2009
  • EPI616 - Environmental Epidemiology (Summer Term 2009) 2009
  • EPI699 - Project Research (Summer Term 2009) 2009
  • EPI697 - Internship (Summer Term 2009) 2009
  • EPI798 - Doctoral Directed Research (Summer Term 2009) 2009
  • EPI600 - Intro to Epidemiology (Spring Term 2009) 2009
  • EPI600 - Intro to Epidemiology (Spring Term 2009) 2009
  • EPI699 - Project Research (Spring Term 2009) 2009
  • EPI697 - Internship (Fall Term 2008) 2008
  • EPI698 - Directed Research (Fall Term 2008) 2008
  • EPI699 - Project Research (Fall Term 2008) 2008
  • EPI616 - Environmental Epidemiology (Summer Term 2008) 2008
  • EPI697 - Internship (Summer Term 2008) 2008
  • EPI630 - Data Analyses Using EPI Info (Summer Term 2008) 2008
  • EPI600 - Intro to Epidemiology (Spring Term 2008) 2008
  • EPI697 - Internship (Spring Term 2008) 2008
  • EPI697 - Internship (Fall Term 2007) 2007
  • EPI799 - Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2007) 2007
  • Education And Training

  • Master of Science in Epidemiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham 1991
  • Doctor of Public Health in Epidemiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham 1990
  • Bachelor of Medicine & Surgery (MBBS) in Pre-Medicine / Pre-Medical Studies, 1968
  • Full Name

  • Nalini Sathiakumar