Publications Committee

The purpose of the Publications Committee is to work actively with the journal of the society, the American Journal of Epidemiology, to consider ways in which to optimize function of the society and of the journal for mutual benefit.

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Maria Argos

Publications Committee Co-Chair

Maria Argos is an associate professor of epidemiology in the School of Public Health at the University of Illinois at Chicago. She received her MPH in environmental health sciences and PhD in epidemiology from Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health. Dr. Argos is an environmental and molecular epidemiologist, whose research interests include the health effects of arsenic exposure in children and adults, novel methods for the identification of gene-environment interactions, and precision health.   


UIC School of Public Health
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Bryan James

Publications Committee Co-Chair

Bryan D. James is associate professor at the Rush Alzheimer’s Disease Center, and Department of Internal Medicine, Section of Epidemiology Research, at Rush University Medical Center. He received his PhD in epidemiology of aging from Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. His research focuses on identifying social and lifestyle risk factors for Alzheimer’s disease, dementia, cognitive decline and disability at the population level. He is currently funded by the National Institute on Aging to examine why hospitalization leads to faster cognitive decline in many older adults.


Rush Alzheimer’s Disease Center
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Chicago, IL 60612
Phone: (312) 563-2112
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Matthew Fox

Publications Committee Co-Chair

Matthew Fox, DSc, MPH, is Professor in the Department Global Health & Development and in the Department of Epidemiology at Boston University. Dr. Fox joined the center in 2001. His research interests include treatment outcomes in HIV-treatment programs, infectious disease epidemiology (with specific interests in HIV and pneumonia), and epidemiologic methods. Dr. Fox works on ways to improve retention in HIV-care programs in South Africa from the time of testing HIV-positive through long-term treatment. As part of this work, he is involved in analyses to assess the impact of changes in South Africa¹s National Treatment Guidelines for HIV.  Read more


Boston University School of Public Health
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Boston, MA 02118
Tele: (617) 358-2062



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