Bizu Gelay, Harvard University"Screening pregnant women for suicidal behavior in electronic medical records: diagnostic codes vs. clinical notes processed by natural language processing"Craig S Meyer, University of California at San Francisco"Evaluating predictive model discrimination using multiple sources of electronic health data: How much data do we need?"Ellicott Matthay, Division of Epidemiology, University of California-Berkeley School of Public Health"Novel use and combinations of population-based big data for the study of rare outcomes and transient ecological exposures"Hannah H Leslie, Harvard University"Quality measures for health system quality measurement: harnessing big data to advance global health"Steven J Mooney, University of Washington"Data Sharing in Big Data Epidemiology: 2 Novel-ish Approaches"
Cardiovascular epidemiology through the lifespan to inform prevention
Marcia P Jimenez, Brown University"Neighborhood green space access at birth, childhood and adulthood associated with blood pressure trajectories across the life course"Farah Qureshi, Harvard University"Comparing the impact of positive psychosocial resources on favorable cardiovascular health in young adulthood"Mathilde Lavigne-Robichaud, Universite Laval"Job Strain and the Prevalence of Uncontrolled Hypertension Among White-collar Workers"Stephanie Mayne, Northwestern University"Longitudinal Associations of Neighborhood Crime and Safety with Blood Pressure: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA)"Steven D Barger, Northern Arizona University"Social Integration and Ten-year Cardiovascular Mortality in a US Probability Sample"
Elements of Aging: Biology, Neighborhood and Methods
Mary Haan, University of California at San Francisco
Andreea M Rawlings, Oregon State University"Assessing misclassification in records and proxy interviews to categorize dementia in the Cardiovascular Health Study (CHS): a probabilistic bias analysis"Diane S Lauderdale, University of Chicago"Sleep duration and disruption as risk factors for mortality: comparison of subjective and objective sleep measures in a national cohort of older adults"Michelle R Caunca, University of Miami"Long Term Patterns of Neighborhood-Level Racial Segregation and Midlife Cognitive Performance: Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) Study"Reem Waziry, Harvard University"Can biological age predict mortality and morbidity more accurately than chronological age? Findings from the Rotterdam Study"Lori Chibnik, Harvard University"Trends in Incidence of Dementia and Alzheimer's Disease"
Environmental Exposures and a Spectrum of Reproductive and Developmental Health Outcomes
Session Chair(s): David SavitzDate: 2018-06-20 Time: 1:30 pm - 3:00 pmLocation: Constellation A
Audrey Gaskins, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health"Effects of fine particular matter and black carbon on markers of ovarian reserve and response among women undergoing in vitro fertilization"Elizabeth Hatch, Boston University School of Public Health"Male Cellular Telephone Use and Fecundability in a North American Preconception Cohort Study"Anya Cutler, Emory University Rollins School of Public Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention"Maternal Concentrations of Serum Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances during Pregnancy and Birth Size in British Boys"Carrie Nobles, National Institutes of Health, NICHD"Ambient air pollution and intrauterine growth restriction: physician diagnosis of intrauterine growth restriction versus population-based small-for-gestational age"Mingyu Zhang, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health"Maternal exposure to ambient PM 2.5 in the third trimester is associated with increased risk for childhood elevated blood pressure: Findings from the Boston Birth Cohort"Akhgar Ghassabian, New York University School of Medicine"Neonatal concentrations of endocrine disrupting chemicals and child behavioral difficulties in a longitudinal US cohort"
Patterns, Predictors, and Policy in HIV/STI Epidemiology
Session Chair(s): Peter RebeiroDate: 2018-06-20 Time: 1:30 pm - 3:00 pmLocation: Chesapeake A
Diana M Sheehan, Florida International University"The longitudinal relationship between county social disorganization and chlamydia rates in the United States"Rodman Turpin, University of Maryland, College Park"Perceived stress and incident sexually transmitted infections in a prospective cohort study"Catherine Lesko, John Hopkins University"Measurement of current substance use in a cohort of HIV-infected persons in continuity HIV care"Andrew E Cressman, Brown University"The relationship between discrimination and missed scheduled HIV care appointments among women living with HIV"Keri L Calkins, John Hopkins University"CD4 decline and associated mortality following cancer treatment among people with HIV in the era of antiretroviral therapy."
Sung Hoon Park, Department of Cancer Control and Population Health"Cannabis Smoking and Risk of Cancer: A Meta-analysis of Observational Studies"Julia Schleimer, Columbia University"Investigating the relationships between perceived availability of marijuana, perceived risk of marijuana use, and use of marijuana among adolescents in Chile, Argentina, and Uruguay over time"Alyssa F Harlow, Boston University School of Public Health"Socio-economic and racial/ethnic differences in e-cigarette uptake among cigarette smokers: Longitudinal analysis of the Population Assessment of Tobacco and Health (PATH) study"Brian J Fairman, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development"Neighborhood Socioeconomic Disadvantage, Disorder, and Alcohol Availability Associated with Binge Drinking from Adolescence into Early Adulthood"Jacqueline Goldman, Brown University"Harm reduction practices and other correlates associated with experiencing a fentanyl-related overdose among young adults who use drugs"
Holly Stewart, University of California at Berkeley"Gender, Occupational Class, and Mental Health: Evidence from a Retrospective Cohort Study of U.S. Aluminum Manufacturers"Suzanne M Dufault, University of California at Berkeley"Deaths of despair in an iconic industrial cohort of autoworkers"Susanne Strohmaier, Harvard University"Nightshift work before and during pregnancy and offspring mental health disorders in adolescence"Jason Y Y Wong, National Institutes of Health"Cumulative occupational exposure to diesel engine exhaust and hematologic parameters in the UK Biobank"Sadie Costello, University of California, Berkeley"Estimating counterfactual risk of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease mortality under hypothetical interventions on occupational exposure to diesel exhaust"Kelly M Reavis, United States Department of Veterans Affairs"Associations between traumatic brain injury and self-reported listening difficulty in complex acoustic environments among post-9/11 war veterans"
Cancer epidemiology: etiology and impact
Session Chair(s): Elizabeth PlatzDate: 2018-06-20 Time: 3:30 pm - 5:00 pmLocation: Chesapeake B
Cari Kirahara, National Institutes of Health"Benign Thyroid Diseases and Risk of Thyroid Cancer: A Nationwide Cohort Study"Song-Yi Park, Hawaii Community College"Physical activity and colorectal cancer risk in the Multiethnic Cohort Study"Jessica L Petrick, National Institutes of Health"Diabetes in relation to Barrett’s esophagus and esophageal/esophagogastric junction adenocarcinomas: a pooled analysis from the International BEACON Consortium"Deirdre K Tobias, Harvard University"A prospective study of circulating branched-chain amino acids (BCAAs) and obesity-related cancer risk in women"Jessica Yasmine Islam, University of North Carolina"Cancers Averted Among HIV-Infected Adults During 2008-2012"Mingyang Song, Harvard University"Latency Estimation for Chronic Disease Risk"
Rebecca C Stebbins, University of North Carolina"Persistent Disparities in Pathogen Burden in the U.S., 1999 – 2014"Katherine A Moon, John Hopkins University"Individual and Community-Level Risk Factors of Lyme disease in Pennsylvania using Electronic Health Records"Elizabeth T Rogawski, University of Virginia"The potential impact of interventions to reduce enteropathogen infection early in life on child growth: results from the MAL-ED study"Anastasia S Lambrou, John Hopkins University"Relation of occupational facemask usage on influenza virus carriage and self-reported influenza in industrial hog operation (IHO) workers in North Carolina, 2013-2014"Karena Volesky, McGill University"Cancers attributable to infections in the United States in 2014"May A Beydoun, National Institutes of Health"Helicobacter pylori sero-positivity and its association with incident all-cause and Alzheimer dementia in large national surveys"
Examining dietary, behavioral, & medical exposures in relation to fertility-related outcomes
Feiby L Nassan, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health"Administration of antineoplastic drugs, use of personal protective equipment, and fecundity in female nurses"Meghan Angley, Emory University"Infertility among African American women with systemic lupus erythematosus compared to healthy women: A pilot study"Amelia K Wesselink, Boston University School of Public Health"Phytoestrogen intake and fecundability in a North American cohort of pregnancy planners"Alexandra Purdue-Smithe, University of Massachusetts Amherst"Dairy consumption and risk of early natural menopause"Kristen Upson, Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences"Cadmium exposure and ovarian reserve in women ages 35-49 years: The impact of urinary creatinine adjustment method on results"
Pharmacoepidemiologic research: Addressing pressing public health priorities through novel study design and analytic methods
Jessica C Young, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill"Medical use of newly marketed ER opioid analgesics tends to focus on back and joint pain, not cancer pain."Chelsea Canan, University of Virginia"Trends in opioid and non-opioid prescription oral analgesic use by HIV status"Jenny Sun, Department of Epidemiology, Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health"A novel claims-based algorithm to predict opioid overdose in the US"Katsiaryna Bykov, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health"Case-crossover design in pharmacoepidemiologic studies of drug interactions"Xiaojuan Li, Harvard Medical School & Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute"Effects of time-varying stress-ulcer prophylaxis strategies on risk of ventilator associated events"
Methods for mediation analysis: recent developments as well as comparing and integrating approaches
Mollie Wood, University of Oslo"Are associations between prenatal antidepressant exposure and toddler behavior mediated by gestational age at birth?"Andrea Bellavia, Harvard University"Integrating methods for environmental mixtures in mediation analysis: a statistical tool for evaluating environmental health disparities"Laura Corlin, Tufts University"The use of an instrument for a mediator in mediation analysis: A simulation study and application to an environmental epidemiology example"Judith Rijnhart, Vanderbilt University"Comparison of methods for longitudinal mediation analysis using cognitive health data"Eleanor Murray, Harvard University"Mechanistic models require input parameters that often cannot be estimated without bias"
Innovative studies in global health
Session Chair(s): Ezra SusserDate: 2018-06-21 Time: 10:00 am - 11:30 amLocation: Constellation A
Yan Chai, University of California, Los Angeles"Longer Paid Maternity Leave Increases Breastfeeding Duration: Longitudinal evidence from 41 low- and middle-income countries"Precious Esie, Columbia University"Depressive symptoms among married women in rural Bangladesh: impact of intimate partner violence exposure and severity"Sara McElroy, University of California, San Diego"Decomposition of Maternal Education and Wealth Inequalities in Child Mortality and Access to Safe Water and Sanitation and Hygiene in Ethiopia"Adrienne Epstein, University of California at San Francisco"Drought and Undernutrition Among Children Under 5 in Uganda"Alexander Perlmutter, Columbia University"Gender differences in nonmedical prescription drug use trends among adolescents in three South American countries from 2007-2015"Nanor Minoyan, School of Public Health, Université de Montréal"Questioning the gold standard: methodological concerns in cluster randomized trials of public health interventions in low- and middle-income countries"
Session Chair(s): Hazel NicholsDate: 2018-06-21 Time: 10:00 am - 11:30 amLocation: President
Katie O'Brien, National Institutes of Health"The influence of breast cancer diagnosis on changes in serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D over time"Jamie Madden, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland"A comparison of methodological approaches on the association between de novo vitamin D supplement use post-diagnosis and breast cancer mortality"Hailey Banack, McGill University"Survivor Bias, Selective Attrition, and Reverse Causality, Oh My"Crystal S Langlais, University of California at San Francisco"Obesity and prostate cancer recurrence following radical prostatectomy"Katherine Ornstein, The Maine School of Science and Mathematics"Reconstructing caregiving family networks among cancer decedents using Danish population-based registries"
Exploring diabetes epidemiology: From genomics and hormones to environmental and social factors
Session Chair(s): Tamarra James-ToddDate: 2018-06-21 Time: 10:00 am - 11:30 amLocation: Chesapeake B
Randi K Johnson, University of Colorado Denver"Differential sex effects of X chromosome methylation on development of type 1 diabetes: The Diabetes Autoimmunity Study in the Young"Katherine Bowers, Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services"The Association Between Gestational Weight Patterns in Early Pregnancy and Large-for-Gestational Age Infants Among Women with Type I Insulin-Dependent Diabetes"Mengying Li, National Institutes of Health"Plasma Levels of Prolactin and Progesterone in Association with Gestational Diabetes Risk and Cardiometabolic Profile in a Prospective Multi-Racial Pregnancy Cohort"Mohammad L Rahman, National Institutes of Health"Persistent Organic Pollutants and Gestational Diabetes Among Healthy Non-Obese Women in NICHD Fetal Growth Studies, Singletons"Saranya Ravi, ESIC Medical College and PGIMSR"Do supportive family behaviors promote diabetes self-management in resource limited urban settings? – a cross sectional study."Melanie Jacobson, New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene"Gentrification, neighborhood displacement, and incident diabetes among World Trade Center Health Registry enrollees, 2003–2016"
The epidemiology of aging enters adolescence: awkward and eye-opening discoveries that could mature the field
Session Chair(s): Jennifer WeuveDate: 2018-06-21 Time: 10:00 am - 11:30 amLocation: Baltimore/Annapolis
Karen C Schliep, University of Utah"Do routinely collected electronic medical records accurately measure Alzheimer disease and related dementia diagnoses?"Alden Lawrence Gross, John Hopkins University"Do people with Alzheimer’s disease improve with repeated testing? Unpacking the role of content and context in retest effects"Anusha Vable, University of California at San Francisco"Early-life socioeconomic status and late-life disparities in memory functioning among US military veterans and non-veterans."Tali Elfassy, University of Miami"Income volatility in young adulthood is associated with incident cardiovascular disease and all-cause mortality: the CARDIA study."Tara McAlexander, John Hopkins University"Association between unconventional natural gas development (UNGD) activity and hospitalization among heart failure patients in northeastern Pennsylvania, 2008-2015"
Innovative Methods in Violence Epidemiology
Session Chair(s): Ali Rowhani-RahbarDate: 2018-06-21 Time: 10:00 am - 11:30 amLocation: Constellation B
Hsing-Hua S Lin, University of Pittsburgh"Life-course impact of childhood maltreatment on midlife health-related quality of life in women: longitudinal mediation analysis for potential pathways"Ellicott Matthay, "Exposure to community violence and risk of self-harm in California: A multi-level population-based case-control study"Kriszta Farkas, University of California at Berkeley"Police use of force training reforms and injuries and deaths due to legal intervention in Richmond, California"Rose Kagawa, University of California Davis"Conditional Cash Transfers and Violence: A Quasi-Experimental Study of Mexico’s Oportunidades Program"Tess A Gilbert, United States Department of Veterans Affairs"Fatal and Non-Fatal Firearm Injuries among post-9/11 Veterans in Oregon"Ava Hamilton, Columbia University"How could firearm disqualification among those with a history of intimate partner violence affect population and female-specific rates of homicide? An agent-based modeling approach"
Natural experiments and population health interventions
Session Chair(s): Laura AndersonDate: 2018-06-21 Time: 10:00 am - 11:30 amLocation: Chesapeake A
Hannah Laqueur, University of California Davis"Impact of Marijuana Legalization in Uruguay on Adolescent Use of Other Substances"Koichiro Shiba, Harvard University"Long-term impact of disaster experiences on cardiometabolic risk: A natural experiment from the 2011 Great East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami"Jeanette A Stingone, Maine School of Science and Mathematics"Using linked public health data systems to investigate the relationship between early intervention services and 3rd grade standardized test scores among lead-exposed children"Michelle L Nolan, New York Health Department"Understanding the effect of a public health detailing campaign on initial exposure to opioid analgesic prescriptions"Samantha Raymond, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, CUNY School of Public Health"The effect of the Affordable Care Act on human papillomavirus vaccine uptake among young women: Findings from NHANES, 2007-2014"
OTC, Rx, & Opioids: Patterns of use & emerging evidence in perinatal and pediatric epidemiology
Jasleen S Arneja, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto"Association between maternal acetaminophen use and adverse birth outcomes in a pregnancy and birth cohort"Samantha E Parker, Boston University School of Public Health"Maternal Acetaminophen Use and Problem Behavior in Childhood and Adolescense"Amani Hamad, University of Manitoba"Prenatal Antibiotics Exposure and the Risk of Autism Spectrum Disorders: A Population-Based Cohort Study"Andrew Olshan, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill"Paternal preconception cannabis use and risk of birth defects in the National Birth Defects Prevention Study"Sarah C Haight, Division of Reproductive Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention"Trends in Opioid Use Disorder Reported at Delivery Hospitalization, 1999-2014"Laura Gressler, University of Maryland"Age Variations in the prevalence of opioid use disorders, treatment, and treatment types in a Commercially Insured Population of Pregnant Women in the United States"
Instrumental variables and Mendelian randomization: A simple idea that became complicated.
Session Chair(s): Miguel HernanDate: 2018-06-21 Time: 4:15 pm - 5:45 pmLocation: Constellation B
Madeline Travers, CUNY School of Public Health"Caffeine and Ischemic Heart Disease: A Mendelian Randomization Study"Neil Davies, University of Bristol"Cognition, education and health: evidence from bivariate Mendelian randomization and the UK Biobank"Jerzy Eisenberg-Guyot, University of Washington Department of Epidemiology"A comparison of two-stage least squares instrumental variable methods for estimating causal exposure effects in social epidemiology"Kara E Rudolph, University of California, Davis"Estimation of direct effects in an instrumental variable setting: a proposed method and example estimating effects of a randomized housing trial on adolescent substance use"Jeremy A Labrecque, Erasmus MC"Challenges to the interpretation of Mendelian randomization estimates with time-varying exposures"
Big questions and novel approaches in dementia epidemiology
Laura J Samuel, Johns Hopkins Institutions"Financial resources predict incident dementia independent of education in a nationally representative cohort of U.S. older adults"Monica Ospina-Romero, University of California at San Francisco"History of Cancer and Memory Decline: Results from the Health and Retirement Study"Willa D Brenowitz, University of California at San Francisco"Hearing impairment and dementia risk: evaluating reverse causation using a genetic risk score for Alzheimer’s disease"Venxia Walker, Bristol University"Can treatments for hypertension be repurposed for the treatment of dementia?"Chloe W Eng, University of California at San Francisco"Memory change after stroke: has the relationship weakened in recent years?"
Jacqueline M Torres, University of California at San Fransisco"Local immigration enforcement and preterm birth in California counties"Laura Pryor, John Hopkins University"A longitudinal study of the association between childhood family food insecurity and young adulthood mental health."Bonnie Janzen, University of Saskatchewan"Income Inequities in Women’s Mental Health: Exploring the Role of Unpaid Family Work"Geetanjali D Datta, University of Iowa"Cervical cancer screening, immigrant status, and access to primary care physicians in Montreal, Canada: A causal mediation analysis"Dong Zhang, University of Iowa"Neighborhood Socioeconomic Status Trajectory and Colorectal Cancer"
Epidemiology of self-injurious behavior: current understanding and future directions
Anita Spiess, U.S. Army Public Health Center Behavioral and Social Health Outcomes Practice Division"Opioid Prescriptions and Suicidal Overdose"Qiu-Yue Zhong, Harvard University"Use of natural language processing in electronic medical records to identify pregnant women with suicidal behavior: towards a solution to the complex classification problem"Sidra Goldman-Mellor, University of California-Merced"Predictors of adolescent emergency department visits for self-injury: A case-control study using statewide data from California"Marine Azevedo Da Silva, Columbia University"Long-term occupational trajectories and suicide: a 22-year follow-up of the GAZEL cohort study"Jing Wang, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention"Examining Trends in Fatal and Nonfatal Suicide Attempts to Understand Increasing Suicide Rates, United States, 2006-2014"Veronica A Pear, University of California Davis"Drugs and despair: an analysis of community-level opioid overdoses and suicide"
Contextual Influences on Obesity
Session Chair(s): Cara Eckhardt, Rachel WidomeDate: 2018-06-21 Time: 4:15 pm - 5:45 pmLocation: Chesapeake A
Yichen Zhong, Drexel University"A Propensity Score Weighted Difference-in-Differences Analysis to Test Beverage Tax Impacts on Beverage Consumption"Hiroyuki Hikichi, Harvard University"Residential relocation and risk of obesity: A natural experiment from the 2011 Great East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami"Elizabeth Widen, University of Texas at Austin"Classifying pregnancy weight gain trajectories in the NICHD Fetal Growth Studies"Vanessa M Oddo, University of Washington"The Association Between Non-standard Work Schedules and Overweight"Buyun Liu, University of Iowa"Association of bisphenol A and its substitutes, bisphenol F and bisphenol S, with obesity in U.S. children and adolescents: a nationally representative population-based study"Melissa N Poulsen, Geisinger Health System"Disentangling the contribution of community-level factors to child body mass index across diverse geographies"
Sarah Brown, University of Maryland School of Medicine"The vaginal microbiota and behavioral factors associated with genital Candida albicans detection in reproductive-age women"Sydney Willis, Boston University"Female Sleep Patterns and Fecundability in a North American Preconception Cohort"Cole Haskins, University of Iowa"Prevalence of Preexisting Mental Illness in SEER-Medicare ER+ Breast Cancer Patients"Rahul Gondalia, Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina"Leukocytes and exposure to ambient particulate matter air pollution in the Women’s Health Initiative"Erid J Roseen, Department of Family Medicine, Boston Medical Center"Association of Back Pain with All-Cause and Cause-Specific Mortality Among Older White Women in the Study of Osteoporotic Fractures"Larisa Tereshchenko, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai"Sex Differences in the Cross-sectional and Longitudinal Associations of Electrocardiographic Global Electrical Heterogeneity with Cardiac Structure and Function in the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) Study"