Andrew F. Olshan, PhD

Olshan

Adjunct Professor
Chair, Dept. of Epidemiology, UNC School of Public Health

Specialty:

Molecular epidemiology of head and neck and childhood cancer

Education:

  • MS, Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, 1982
  • PhD, Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, 1987
  • Postdoctoral Fellow, Medical Genetics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, 1987-1989

Professional Experience:

  • Professor, Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, 2001-present
  • Adjunct Professor, Dept. of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery, UNC, 2001-present
  • Research Associate Professor, Divison of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery, Department of Surgery, UNC, 1997-2001
  • Associate Professor, Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, UNC, 1996-2001
  • Research Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery, UNC, 1994-1997
  • Assistant Professor, Dept. of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, UNC, 1991-1996
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Human Genetics, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, 1990-1991
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, 1989-1991

Recent Publications:

 

  • Olshan AF, Perreault SD, Bradley L, Buus RM, Strader LF, Jeffay SC, Lansdell L, Savitz DA, Herring A. The Healthy Men Study: A Cohort Study of Drinking Water Disinfection By-Products and Semen Quality. Fertility and Sterility, 87:554-64, 2007.
  • Trivers KF, Gammon MD, Abrahamson PE, Lund MJ, Flagg EW, Kaufman JS, Moorman PG, Cai J, Olshan AF, Porter PL, Brinton LA, Eley JW, Coates RJ. Association between reproductive factors and breast cancer survival in younger women. Breast Cancer Research and Treatment, 103:93-102, 2007.
  • Cooney MA, Daniels JL, Ross JA, Breslow NE, Pollock BH, Olshan AF. Household pesticides and the risk of Wilms Tumor. Environmental Health Perspectives, 115:134-7, 2007.
  • Hashibe M, Brennan P, Benhamou S, Castellsague X, Chen C, Curado MP, Maso LD, Daudt AW, Fabianova E, Wünsch-Filho V, Franceschi S, Hayes R, Herrero R, Koifman S, La Vecchia C, Lazarus P, Levi F, Mates D, Matos E, Menezes A, Muscat J, Eluf-Neto J, Olshan A, Rudnai P, Schwartz SM, Smith E, Sturgis EM, Szeszenia-Dabrowska N, Talamini R, Wei Q, Winn DM, Zaridze D, Zatonski W, Zhang ZF, Berthiller J, Boffetta P. Alcohol drinking in never-tobacco users and cigarette smoking in never drinkers: pooled analysis in the International Head and Neck Cancer Epidemiology (INHANCE) consortium. Journal of the National Cancer Institute, 99:777-89, 2007.
  • Puumala SE, Ross JA, Olshan AF, Robison LL, Smith FO, Spector LG. Reproductive history, infertility treatment, and the risk of acute leukemia in children with Down syndrome: A report from the Children’s Oncology Group (COG). Cancer, 110:2067-74, 2007.
  • Felini M, Olshan A, Schroeder J, North K, Carozza, Kelsey K, Rice T, Wrensch M. DNA repair polymorphisms XRCC1 and MGMT and risk of adult gliomas. Neuroepidemiology,29:55-58, 2007.
  • Bunin GR, Spector LG, Olshan AF, Robison LL, Roesler M, Grufferman S, Shu XO, Ross JA. Secular trends in response rates for controls selected by random-digit dialing in childhood cancer studies: A report from the Children’s Oncology Group. American Journal of Epidemiology, 166:109-16, 2007
  • Spector LG, Ross JA, Puumala SE, Roesler M, Olshan AF, Bunin GR. Feasibility of nationwide birth registry control selection in the United States. American Journal of Epidemiology, Am J Epidemiol. 166:852-6, 2007.
  • Luben TJ, Olshan AF, Herring AH, Jeffay S, Strader L, Buus RM, Chan RL, Savitz DA, Singer PC, Weinberg HS, Perreault SD. The healthy men study: an evaluation of exposure to disinfection by-products in tap water and sperm quality. Environ Health Perspectives, 115:1169-76, 2007.
  • Blair CK, Roesler M, Xie Y, Gamis AS, Olshan AF, Heerema NA, Robison LL, Ross JA. Vitamin supplement use among children with Down syndrome and risk of leukemia: A Children’s Oncology Group (COG) Study. Paediatric Perinatal Epidemiology, 22:288-95, 2008.
  • Cohen SS, Palmieri RT, Nyante SJ, Koralek DO, Kim S, Bradshaw P, Olshan AF: A Review: Obesity and screening for breast, cervical and colorectal cancer in women. Cancer, 112(9):1892-904, 2008.
  • Hoffman CS, Mendola P, Savitz DA, Herring AH, Loomis D, Hartmann KE, Singer PC, Weinberg HS, Olshan AF. Drinking water disinfection by-product exposure and duration of gestation. Epidemiology, 5:738-46, 2008.
  • Hoffman CS, Mendola P, Savitz DA, Herring AH, Loomis D, Hartmann KE, Singer PC, Weinberg HS, Olshan AF. Drinking water disinfection by-product exposure and fetal growth. Epidemiology, 5:729-37, 2008.
  • Daniels JL, Pan IJ, Olshan AF, Breslow NE, Bunin GR, Ross JA. Obstetric history and birth characteristics and Wilms Tumor: A report from the Children’s Oncology Group. Cancer Causes and Control, 19:1103-10, 2008.
  • Devine S, West S, Andrews E, Tennis P, Eaton S, Thorp J, Olshan A. Validation of neural tube defects in the full featured--general practice research database. Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf. 17:434-44, 2008.
  • Basta PV, Bensen JT, Tse CK, Perou CM, Sullivan PF, Olshan AF. Genetic variation in Transaldolase1 and risk of squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck. Cancer Detection and Prevention, 32:200-208, 2008.
  • Belinson S, Smith JS, Myers E, Olshan A, Belinson J, Pretorius R, Qiao YL,Hartmann K. Descriptive evidence that risk profiles for cervical intraepithelial neoplasia 1,2, and 3 are unique. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 17:2350-5, 2008.
  • Linabery A, Blair CK, Gamis AS, Olshan AF, Heerema NA, Ross JA. Congenital abnormalities and acute leukemia among children with Down syndrome: A Children’s Oncology Group study. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 17:2572-7, 2008.
  • Slickers JB, Olshan AF, Siega-Riz, AM, Honein MA, Aylsworth AS. Maternal body mass index and lifestyle exposures affect the risk of bilateral renal agenesis or hypoplasia: Findings from the National Birth Defects Prevention Study. American Journal of Epidemiology. 168:1259-67, 2008.
  • Wong-Gibbons DL, Romitti PA, Sun L, Moore CA, Reefhuis J, Bell EM, Olshan AF. Maternal periconceptional exposure to cigarette smoking and alcohol and esophageal atresia +/- tracheo-esophageal fistula. Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol. 82:776-84, 2008.
  • Siega-Riz AM, Herring AH, Olshan AF, Smith J, Moore C and the National Birth Defects Prevention Study. The Joint Effects of Maternal Prepregnancy Body Mass Index and Age on the Risk of Gastroschisis. Paediatric and Perinatal Epidemiology. 23:51-7, 2009.
  • MacLehose RF, Olshan AF, Herring AH, Honein MA, Shaw GM, Romitti PA. Bayesian methods for correcting misclassification: An example from birth defects epidemiology. Epidemiology. 20:27-35, 2009.
  • Hasan R, Olshan AF, Herring AH, Savitz DA, Siega-Riz AM, Hartmann KE. Self-reported vitamin supplementation in early pregnancy and risk of miscarriage. Am J Epidemiol. 169:1312-8, 2009.
  • Gilboa S, Strickland M, Olshan A, Werler M, Correa A. Use of antihistamine medications during early pregnancy and isolated major malformations. Birth Defects Research, Part A, Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol. 85:137-50, 2009.
  • Hasan R, Baird D, Herring AH, Olshan AF, Jonsson Funk ML, Hartmann KE. Association Between First-Trimester Vaginal Bleeding and Miscarriage. Obstetrics & Gynecology, Obstetrics and Gynecology 114:860-7, 2009.
  • Goel R, Olshan AF, Ross JA, Breslow NE, Pollock BH. Maternal exposure to medical radiation and Wilms tumor in the offspring: a report from the Children's Oncology Group. Cancer Causes Control. 20:957-63, 2009.
  • Purdue MP, Hashibe M, Berthiller J, La Vecchia C, Maso LD, Herrero R, Franceschi  S, Castellsague X, Wei Q, Sturgis EM, Morgenstern H, Zhang ZF, Levi F, Talamini R, Smith E, Muscat J, Lazarus P, Schwartz SM, Chen C, Neto JE, Wünsch-Filho V, Zaridze D, Koifman S, Curado MP, Benhamou S, Matos E, Szeszenia-Dabrowska N, Olshan AF, Lence J, Menezes A, Daudt AW, Mates IN, Pilarska A, Fabianova E, Rudnai P, Winn D, Ferro G, Brennan P, Boffetta P, Hayes RB. Type of Alcoholic Beverage and Risk of Head and Neck Cancer--A Pooled Analysis Within the INHANCE Consortium. Am J Epidemiol, 169:132-42, 2009.
  • Ognjanovic S, Puumala S, Spector LG, Smith FO, Robison LL, Olshan AF, Ross JR.  Maternal health conditions during pregnancy and acute leukemia in children with Down syndrome: A Children’s Oncology Group study. Pediatric Blood & Cancer, 52:602-8, 2009.
  • Hashibe M, Brennan P, Chuang SC, Boccia S, Castellsague X, Chen C, Curado MP, Dal Maso L, Daudt AW, Fabianova E, Fernandez L, Wünsch-Filho V, Franceschi S, Hayes RB, Herrero R, Kelsey K, Koifman S, La Vecchia C, Lazarus P, Levi F, Lence JJ, Mates D, Matos E, Menezes A, McClean MD, Muscat J, Eluf-Neto J, Olshan AF, Purdue M, Rudnai P, Schwartz SM, Smith E, Sturgis EM, Szeszenia-Dabrowska N, Talamini R, Wei Q, Winn DM, Shangina O, Pilarska A, Zhang ZF, Ferro G, Berthiller J, Boffetta P. Interaction between tobacco and alcohol use and the risk of head and neck cancer: pooled analysis in the International Head and Neck Cancer Epidemiology Consortium. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 18:541-50, 2009.
  • Puumala SE, Spector LG, Robison LL, Bunin GR, Olshan AF, Linabery AM, Roesler MA, Blair CK, Ross JA. Comparability and Representativeness of Control Groups in a Case-Control Study of Infant Leukemia: A Report From the Children's Oncology Group. Am J Epidemiol, 170:379-87, 2009.
  • Felini MJ, Olshan AF, Schroeder JC, Carozza SE, Miike R, Rice T, Wrensch M. Reproductive Factors and Hormone Use and Risk of Adult Gliomas. Cancer Causes and Control, 20(1):87-96, 2009.
  • Herdt-Losavio ML, Lin S, Chapman BR, Hooiveld M, Olshan A, Liu X, DePersis RD, Zhu J, Druschel CM. Maternal occupation and the risk of birth defects: an overview from the National Birth Defects Prevention Study. Occup Environ Med. 67:58-66, 2010.
  • Bosco JL, Tseng M, Spector LG, Olshan AF, Bunin GR. Reproducibility of reported nutrient intake and supplement use during a past pregnancy: a report from the Children's Oncology Group. Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol. 24:93-101, 2010.
  • Hasan R, Funk ML, Herring AH, Olshan AF, Hartmann KE, Baird DD. Accuracy of reporting bleeding during pregnancy. Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol. 24:31-4, 2010.
  • Devine S, West S, Andrews E, Tennis P, Eaton S, Thorp J, Olshan A. The identification of pregnancies within the general practice research database. Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety, 19:45-50, 2010.
  • Marron M, Boffetta P, Zhang ZF, Zaridze D, Wünsch-Filho V, Winn DM, Wei Q, Talamini R, Szeszenia-Dabrowska N, Sturgis EM, Smith E, Schwartz SM, Rudnai P, Purdue M, Olshan AF, Eluf-Neto J, Muscat J, Menezes A, McClean M, Matos E, Mates IN, Lissowska J, Levi F, Lazarus P, La Vecchia C, Koifman S, Kelsey K, Herrero R, Hayes RB, Franceschi S, Fernandez L, Fabianova E, Daudt AW, Dal Maso L, Curado MP, Chen C, Castellsague X, Boccia S, Benhamou S, Ferro G, Berthiller J, Brennan P, Møller H, Hashibe M. Cessation of alcohol drinking, tobacco smoking and the reversal of head and neck cancer risk. International Journal of Epidemiology, 39:182-96, 2010.
  • Chang CM, Schroeder JC, Huang WY, Dunphy CH, Baric RS, Olshan AF, Dorsey KC, Dent, GA, Cerhan JR, Lynch CF, Rothman N, Cantor KP, Blair A. Non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL) subtypes defined by common translocations: Utility of fluorescence in situ hybridization (FISH) in a case-control study. Leuk Res, 34:190-5, 2010.
  • Dragomir AD, Schroeder JC, Connolly AM, Kupper LL, Cousins DS, Olshan AF, Baird DD. Uterine Leiomyomata Associated with Self-Reported Stress Urinary Incontinence. Journal of Women’s Health, 19:245-50, 2010.
  • Wurst, KE, Poole C, Ephross SA, Olshan AF. First Trimester Paroxetine Use and the Prevalence of Congenital, Specifically Cardiac, Defects: A Meta-Analysis of Epidemiological Studies. Birth Defects Research Part A: Clinical and Molecular Teratology, 88:159-70, 2010.
  • Olshan AF, Luben TJ, Hanley NM, Perreault SD, Chan RL, Herring AH, Basta PV,  Demarini DM. Preliminary examination of polymorphisms of GSTM1, GSTT1, and GSTZ1 in relation to semen quality. Mutat Res. 688(1-2):41-46, 2010.
  • Hansen C, Luben TJ, Sacks JD, Olshan A, Jeffay S, Strader L, Perreault SD. The effect of ambient air pollution on sperm quality. Environ Health Perspect. 118:203-9, 2010.
  • Hasan R, Baird DD, Herring AH, Olshan AF, Jonsson Funk ML, Hartmann KE. Patterns and predictors of vaginal bleeding in the first trimester of pregnancy. Ann Epidemiol. 20:524-31, 2010.
  • Lubin JH, Gaudet MM, Olshan AF, Kelsey K, Boffetta P, Brennan P, Castellsague X,  Chen C, Curado MP, Maso LD, Daudt AW, Fabianova E, Fernandez L, Wünsch-Filho V, Franceschi S, Herrero R, Koifman S, La Vecchia C, Lazarus P, Levi F, Lissowska J, Mates IN, Matos E, McClean M, Menezes A, Morgenstern H, Muscat J, Neto JE, Purdue MP, Rudnai P, Schwartz SM, Shangina O, Sturgis EM, Szeszenia-Dabrowska N, Talamini R, Wei Q, Winn D, Zhang ZF, Hashibe M, Hayes RB. Body Mass Index, Cigarette Smoking, and Alcohol Consumption and Cancers of the Oral Cavity, Pharynx, and Larynx: Modeling Odds Ratios in Pooled Case-Control Data. Am J Epidemiol. 171:1250-61, 2010.
  • Chang CM, Schroeder JC, Olshan AF, Dunphy CH, Huang WI, Baric RS, Conway K, Cerhan JR, Lynch CF, Rothman N, Cantor KP, Blair A. A case-control study of tobacco use and other non-occupational risk factors for lymphoma subtypes defined by t(14;18) translocations and bcl-2 expression, Cancer Causes and Control, 21:1147-54, 2010.
  • Green RF, Devine O, Crider KS, Olney RS, Archer N, Olshan AF, Shapira SK; The National Birth Defects Prevention Study. Association of Paternal Age and Risk for Major Congenital Anomalies From the National Birth Defects Prevention Study, 1997 to 2004. Ann Epidemiol. 20:241-9, 2010.
  • Divaris K, Olshan AF, Smith J, Bell ME, Weissler MC, Funkhouser WK, Bradshaw PT. Oral health and risk for head and neck squamous cell carcinoma: the Carolina Head and Neck Cancer Study. Cancer Causes Control. 21:567-75, 2010.
  • Dragomir AD, Schroeder JC, Connolly A, Kupper LL, Hill MC, Olshan AF, Baird DD. Potential Risk Factors Associated With Subtypes of Uterine Leiomyomata. Reprod Sci. 2010 Aug 6. [Epub ahead of print]
  • Braun JM, Daniels JL, Poole, C, Olshan AF, Hornung R, Bernert, JT, Xia Y, Bearer C, Barr DB, Lanphear BP. A prospective cohort study of biomarkers of prenatal tobacco smoke exposure: the correlation between serum and meconium and their association with infant birth weight. Environmental Health 2010, 9:52.
  • Chan RL, Olshan AF, Savitz DA, Herring AH, Daniels JL, Peterson HB, Martin SL. Maternal Influences on Nausea and Vomiting in Early Pregnancy. Matern Child Health J. In Press.
  • Gaudet MM, Olshan AF, Chuang SC, Berthiller J, Zhang ZF, Lissowska J, Zaridze D, Winn DM, Wei Q, Talamini R, Szeszenia-Dabrowska N, Sturgis EM, Schwartz SM, Rudnai P, Eluf-Neto J, Muscat J, Menezes A, Matos E, Bucur A, Levi F, Lazarus P, La Vecchia C, Koifman S, Kelsey K, Herrero R, Hayes RB, Franceschi S, Wunsch-Filho V, Fernandez V, Fabianova E, Daudt AW, Dal Maso L, Curado MP, Chen C, Castellsague X, Benhamou S, Boffetta P, Brennan P, Hashibe M. Body mass index and risk of head and neck cancer in a pooled analysis of case-control studies in the International Head and Neck Cancer Epidemiology (INHANCE) Consortium. Int J Epidemiol, In Press.
  • Laughlin SK, Herring AH, Savitz DA, Olshan AF, Fielding JR, Hartmann KE, Baird  DD. Pregnancy-related fibroid reduction. Fertil Steril. 2010 Apr 27. [Epub ahead  of print]
  • Braun JM, Daniels JL, Poole C, Olshan AF, Hornung R, Bernert JT, Khoury J, Needham LL, Barr DB, Lanphear BP. Prenatal environmental tobacco smoke exposure  and early childhood body mass index. Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol. 2010 Nov;24(6):524-34. Epub 2010 Aug 16.
  • Hodgson ME, Poole CL, Olshan AF, North KE, Zeng D, Millikan RC. Smoking and selected DNA repair gene polymorphisms in controls: Systematic review and meta-analysis. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2010 Oct 8. [Epub ahead of print]
  • Chan RL, Olshan AF, Savitz DA, Herring AH, Daniels JL, Peterson HB, Martin SL. Severity and duration of nausea and vomiting symptoms in pregnancy and spontaneous abortion. Hum Reprod. 2010 Nov;25(11):2907-12. Epub 2010 Sep 22.
  • Mumford SL, Schisterman EF, Siega-Riz AM, Gaskins AJ, Steiner AZ, Daniels JL,  Olshan AF, Hediger ML, Hovey K, Wactawski-Wende J, Trevisan M, Bloom MS. Cholesterol, endocrine and metabolic disturbances in sporadic anovulatory women with regular menstruation. Hum Reprod. 2010 Nov 28. [Epub ahead of print]
  • Mordukhovich I, Reiter PL, Backes DM, Family L, McCullough LE, O'Brien KM, Razzaghi H, Olshan AF. A review of African American-white differences in risk factors for cancer: prostate cancer. Cancer Causes Control. 2010 Dec 24. [Epub ahead of print]
  • Nowicki E, Siega-Riz AM, Herring A, He K, Stuebe A, Olshan A. Predictors of Measurement Error in Energy Intake During Pregnancy. Am J Epidemiol. 2011 Jan 27. [Epub ahead of print]
  • Chen D, Truong T, Gaborieau V, Byrnes GB, Chabrier A, Chuang SC, Olshan AF, Weissler MC, Luo J, Romkes M, Buch S, Nukui T, Franceschi S, Herrero R, Talamini  R, Kelsey KT, Christensen BC, McClean MD, Lacko M, Manni JJ, Peters WH, Lubinski  J, Trubicka J, Lener MR, Muscat JE, Lazarus P, Wei Q, Sturgis EM, Zhang ZF, Chang SC, Wang LE, Schwartz SM, Chen C, Benhamou S, Lagiou P, Holcatova I, Richiardi L, Kjaerheim K, Agudo A, Castellsague X, Macfarlane TV, Barzan L, Canova C, Thakker  NS, Conway DI, Znaor A, Healy CM, Ahrens WH, Zaridze D, Szeszenia-Dabrowska N, Lissowska J, Fabianova E, Bucur A, Bencko V, Foretova L, Janout V, Curado MP, Koifman S, Menezes AM, Wunsch-Filho V, Eluf-Neto J, Fernandez L, Boccia SN, Hashibe M, Hayes RB, Boffetta PA, Brennan P, McKay JD. A sex-specific association between a 15q25 variant and upper aerodigestive tract cancers. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2011 Feb 18. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 21335511.
  • McKay JD, Truong T, Gaborieau V, Chabrier A, Chuang SC, Byrnes G, Zaridze D, Shangina O, Szeszenia-Dabrowska N, Lissowska J, Rudnai P, Fabianova E, Bucur A,Bencko V, Holcatova I, Janout V, Foretova L, Lagiou P, Trichopoulos D, Benhamou S, Bouchardy C, Ahrens W, Merletti F, Richiardi L, Talamini R, Barzan L, Kjaerheim K, Macfarlane GJ, Macfarlane TV, Simonato L, Canova C, Agudo A, Castellsagué X, Lowry R, Conway DI, McKinney PA, Healy CM, Toner ME, Znaor A, Curado MP, Koifman S, Menezes A, Wünsch-Filho V, Neto JE, Garrote LF, Boccia S, Cadoni G, Arzani D, Olshan AF, Weissler MC, Funkhouser WK, Luo J, Lubiński J, Trubicka J, Lener M, Oszutowska D, Schwartz SM, Chen C, Fish S, Doody DR, Muscat  JE, Lazarus P, Gallagher CJ, Chang SC, Zhang ZF, Wei Q, Sturgis EM, Wang LE, Franceschi S, Herrero R, Kelsey KT, McClean MD, Marsit CJ, Nelson HH, Romkes M, Buch S, Nukui T, Zhong S, Lacko M, Manni JJ, Peters WH, Hung RJ, McLaughlin J, Vatten L, Njølstad I, Goodman GE, Field JK, Liloglou T, Vineis P, Clavel-Chapelon F, Palli D, Tumino R, Krogh V, Panico S, González CA, Quirós JR, Martínez C, Navarro C, Ardanaz E, Larrañaga N, Khaw KT, Key T, Bueno-de-Mesquita HB, Peeters  PH, Trichopoulou A, Linseisen J, Boeing H, Hallmans G, Overvad K, Tjønneland A, Kumle M, Riboli E, Välk K, Voodern T, Metspalu A, Zelenika D, Boland A, Delepine  M, Foglio M, Lechner D, Blanché H, Gut IG, Galan P, Heath S, Hashibe M, Hayes RB, Boffetta P, Lathrop M, Brennan P. A Genome-Wide Association Study of Upper Aerodigestive Tract Cancers Conducted within the INHANCE Consortium. PLoS Genet.  2011 Mar;7(3):e1001333. Epub 2011 Mar 17.
  • Lubin JH, Muscat J, Gaudet MM, Olshan AF, Curado MP, Dal Maso L, Wünsch-Filho V, Sturgis EM, Szeszenia-Dabrowska N, Castellsague X, Zhang ZF, Smith E, Fernandez L, Matos E, Franceschi S, Fabianova E, Rudnai P, Purdue MP, Mates D, Wei Q, Herrero R, Kelsey K, Morgenstern H, Shangina O, Koifman S, Lissowska J, Levi F, Daudt AW, Neto JE, Chen C, Lazarus P, Winn DM, Schwartz SM, Boffetta P, Brennan P, Menezes A, Vecchia CL, McClean M, Talamini R, Rajkumar T, Hayes RB, Hashibe M. An examination of male and female odds ratios by BMI, cigarette smoking, and alcohol consumption for cancers of the oral cavity, pharynx, and larynx in pooled data from 15 case-control studies. Cancer Causes Control. 22:1217–1231, 2011
  • Linabery AM, Slater ME, Spector LG, Olshan AF, Stork SK, Roesler MA, Reaman GH, Ross JA. Feasibility of neonatal blood spot retrieval amid evolving state policies (2009-2010): A Children’s Oncology Group study. Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol. In press.
  • Ang MK, Patel MR, Yin XY, Fritchie K, Zhao N, Liu Y, Wilkerson M, Weissler MC, Shockley W, Couch ME, Zanation AM, Hackman T, Chera B, Harris SL, Miller CR, Thorne LB, Hayward MC, Funkhouser wk, Olshan AF, Shores CG, Hayes DN. High XRCC1 expression is associated with poorer survival in patients with head and neck squamous cell carcinoma. Clinical Cancer Research, In Press.
  • Hakenewerth AM, Millikan RC, Rusyn I, Herring AH, North KE, Barnholtz-Sloan JS, Funkhouser WF, Weissler MC, Olshan AF. Joint Effects of Alcohol Consumption and Polymorphisms in Alcohol and Oxidative Stress Metabolism Genes on Risk of Head and Neck Cancer. Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention, In Press.