2009

Scientific Papers- 2009

  • Kilbourne B, Cummings SM, Levine RS. The influence of religiousity on depression among low-income people with diabetes. Health Soc Work 2009;34:137-47.  PUB MED Link      PDF Download
  • Hutchins SS, Fiscella K, Levine RS, Ompad DC, McDonald M. Protection of racial and ethnic minority populations during an influenza pandemic. Forthcoming. Am J Pub Health. 2009.   PUB MED Link       PDF Download
  • Rust G, Satcher D, Fryer GE, Levine RS, Blumenthal DS. Public health and medical care combine to reduce cause-specific U.S. mortality rates over a half century (1950-2000). Am J Pub Health. Forthcoming. Am J Pub Health. 2009.  PUB MED Link       PDF Download
  • Levine RS, Rust G, Pisu M, Agboto V, Briggs NC, Zoorob R, Juarez PD, Hull PC, Goldzweig I, Hennekens CH.Increased Black-White disparities in mortality after the introduction of lifesaving innovations: a possible consequence of US federal laws.  PUB MED Link       PDF Download
  • *Fry-Johnson Y, Levine RS, Rowley DL, Agboto V, Rust G. United States black:white infant mortality disparities are not inevitable:Identification of community resilience independent from socioeconomic status. Submitted. Ethnicity and Disease. 2009.  PUB MED Link       PDF Download

Abstracts 2009

  • Briggs NC, Lambert EW, Goldzweig IA, Levine RS, Warren RC. Pediatric Restraint Use by Race and Hispanic Ethnicity (201490). Presented at Preventive Medicine. February 12-14, 2009. Los Angeles, CA.                            PUB MED Link       PDF Download
  • Husaini BA, Cani V, Samad Z, Merchant KB, Levine RS, Moonis M. Type of stroke by race in the stroke belt of Tennessee:A 10-year analysis. Presented at American Heart Association Quality of Care and Outcomes Research in Cardiovascular Disease and Stroke. April 23-25, 2009. Washington, D.C.  PUB MED Link       PDF Download
  • Moonis M, Cain VA, Smaad Z, Merchant KB, Levine RS, Husaini BA. Influence of co-morbid conditions and race on the treatment cost of stroke:A retrospective analysis of Tennessee patients. Presented at American Academy of Neurology. April 26-May 1, 2009. Seattle, WA.  PUB MED Link       PDF Download
  • Husaini BA, Hull P, Cain V, Samad Z, Merchant K, Gochi A, Levine RS, Moonis M. Effect of depression on healthcare cost of inpatients with stroke in 2006:An analysis by race and gender. Presented at American Society of Hypertension. May 6-9, 2009. San Francisco, CA.  PUB MED Link       PDF Download
  • Husaini BA, Cain V, Samad Z, Merchant KB, Levine RS, Moonis M. Diabetes and stroke in 2008 hospitalized patients:An analysis of healthcare cost by race and gender. Presented at the International Society of Hypertension in Blacks (ISHIB). July 10-12, 2009. Chicago, IL.  PUB MED Link       PDF Download
  • Levine RS, Agboto V, Pisu M, Briggs NC, Juarez P, Zoorob R, Linn JG, Hennekens CH. Community Co-factors, diffusion of innovation and disparities in US HIV mortality. Accepted for oral presentation. AIDS Impact Conference. September 22-25, 2009. Gaborone, Botswana.  PUB MED Link       PDF Download
  • Levine RS, Agboto VK, Sanderson M, Briggs N, Chakrabarty S, Zoorob R, Hull P, Hennekens CH. Black:white disparities:Declines in esophageal cancer mortality but not total or mortality from other causes among women. American Public Health Association. November 7-11, 2009. Philadelphia, PA.  PUB MED Link       PDF Download
  • Levine RS, Agboto VK, Sanderson M, Briggs NC, Samaniego V, Zoorob R, Hennekens CH. Secular trends in black:white disparities for US neonatal mortality from 1917 to 2005. American Public Health Association. November 7-11, 2009. Philadelphia, PA.  PUB MED Link       PDF Download
  • Levine RS, Agboto V, Briggs N, Sanderson M, Goldzweig IA, Samaniego V, Zoorob R, Hennekens CH. American Public Health Association. November 7-11, 2009. Philadelphia, PA.  PUB MED Link       PDF Download
  • Levine RS, Zoorob R, Goldzweig I, Kilbourne B, Briggs NC, Juarex P, Hull P, AgbotoV, Husaini BA, Hennekens CH.  Characteristics of Communities with Lower Mortality Rates in Black Compared with White Men . American Academy of Family Practice. October 14-17, 2009. Boston, MA.   PUB MED Link       PDF Download
  • Goldzweig I, Briggs NC, Schlundt D, Levine RS, Juarez P, Zoorob R. An Academic, Business, and Community Partnership to Translate Lifesaving Scientific Evidence About Adolescent Health Into Practice. Southern Medical Association’s Annual Scientific Assembly. December 3-5, 2009. Dallas, TX.  PUB MED Link       PDF Download

Technical Documents 2009

  • SEATBELTSR4U. Tool Kit. State Farm Alliance. June 2009. (Contributor).
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