Science Advisory Committee Meeting, June 6 & 7, 2013






Exposure Core

Austin E, Zanobetti A, Coull B, Gold D, Schwartz J, Koutrakis P; Investigating Long-Term 03 trends within Characteristic Weather Profiles

Chudnovsky A, Tang C, Lyapustin A, Wang Y, Schwartz J, Koutrakis P.; A Critical Assessment of High Resolution Aerosol Optical Depth (AOD) Retrievals for Fine Particulate Matter (PM) Predictions

Habre R, Moshier E, Rohr A, Castro W, Nath A, Grunin A, Godbold J, Schachter N, Kattan M, Wolfson M, Ferguson S, Coull B, Koutrakis P; Association of Indoor and Outdoor Sources of PM2.5 with Cough and Wheeze Symptoms in Asthmatic Children in New York City

Jhun I, Coull B, Zanobetti A, Koutrakis P; Role of Nitrogen Oxides Emission Reductions in Increasing Ozone Levels in the US.

Kang C-M, Achilleos S, Wolfson M, Koutrakis P; Inter-Lab Comparison of HSPH X-Ray Fluorescence (XRF) Analysis

Koutrakis P, Habre R, Lawrence J, Coull B; A Multisite Approach to Assess Traffic Exposures

Tang C, Chudnovsky A, Lyapustin A, Koutrakis P; The Impact of Traffic on Ground Level PM2.5 in the Greater Boston Area


Biostatistics Core

Alexeeff S, Carroll R, Coull BA; Bias in Health Effect Estimates Using Predicted Air Pollution Exposures and Correction by Spatial SIMEX

Bind M-A. Schwartz J, VanderWeele J, Coull B; Mixed-Effects Causal Mediation Analysis for Longitudinal Data

Bobb J, Wellenius GA, Mittleman M, Gold D, Koutrakis P, Coull BA; Bayesian Kernal Machine Regression for Estimating the Health Effects of Air Pollution Mixtures

Fleisch AF, Gold DR, Rifas-Shiman SL, Koutrakis P, Schwartz J, Kloog I, Melly S, Coull B, Zanobetti A, Gillman MW, Oken E; Air Pollution Exposure and Glucose Intolerance in Pregnancy

Ierodiakonou D, Coull BA, Zanobeti A, Melly S, Postma DS, Boezen HM, Vonk JM, Williams PV, Shapiro GG, Lumley T, McKone EF, Hallstrand TS, Koenig JQ, Schildcrout JS, Fuhlbrigge AN, Koutrakis P, Schwartz J, Croteau-Chonka DC, Gold DR, Weiss ST; Genome-Wide Scale Gene by Air Pollutant Interaction Study on Lung Function in the Childhood Asthma Management Program

Kiomourtzoglou M-A, Coull BA, Dominici F, Koutrakis P, Schwartz J, Suh H; The Impact of Source Contribution Uncertainty on the Effects of Source-Specific PM2.5 on Hospital Admissions: A Case Study in Boston, MA

Kloog I, Nordio F, Zanobetti A, Coull BA, Koutrakis P, Schwartz JD; Short Term Effects of Particle Exposure on Hospital Admissions in the Mid-Atlantic States: A Population Estimate

Zanobetti A, Austin E, Coull BA, Schwartz J, Koutrakis P; Health Effects of Multi-Pollutant Profiles


Project 1 - Relative Toxicity of Air Mixtures

Carll A, Lamoureaux D, Jaeger T, Tortato LS, Papapostolou V, Lawrence J, Francelino H, Diaz EA, Godleski J; Cardiovascular Physiological Responses to Traffic-Derived Air Pollution Exposures

Diaz EA, Chung Y, Lamoureaux DP, Papapostolou V, Lawrence J, Francelino H, Tortato L, Faria K, Jaeger T, Wang L, Coull B, Godleski JJ; Traffic-Derived Particle Exposures With and Without Traffic-Derived Gases

Faria KM, Barnabé V, Tortato LS, Oliveira JP, Bartoli C, Papapostolou V, Lawrence J, Jaeger T, Francelino H, Diaz E, Godleski J; Assessment of Blood Flow in Major Organs with Exposure to Traffic Related Air Pollution

Papapostolou V, Lawrence JE, Wolfson JM, Ferguson ST, Koutrakis P; Particle Composition in an Urban Highway Tunnel and at an Ambient Supersite



Project 2 - Normative Aging Study (NAS)

Mehta AJ, Kubzansky LD, Coull BA, Kloog I, Koutrakis P, Sparrow D, Spiro A, Vokonas P, Schwartz J; Associations Between Changes in Air Pollution and Perceived Stress: The VA Normative Aging Study

Mehta AJ, Zanobetti A; Koutrakis P, Mittleman MA, Sparrow D, Vokonas PS, Schwartz J; Associations Between Short-Term Changes in Air Pollution and Correlates of Arterial Stiffness: The VA Normative Aging Study

Power MC, Weiskopf MG, Alexeeff SE, Wright RO, Coull BA, Spiro A III, Schwartz J, Koutrakis P, Schwartz JD; Modification of the Association Between Traffic-Related Air Pollution and Cognitive Function by HFE

Zanobetti A, Coull BA, Gryparis A, Sparrow D, Vokonas PS, Wright RO, Gold DR, Schwartz J; Associations between Arrhythmia Episodes and Temporally and Spatially Resolved Black Carbon and Particulate Matter in Elderly Patients


Project 3 - Framingham Study

Mostofsky E, Wilker EH, Zanobetti A, Wellenius GA, Gold DR, Mittleman MA; Short-Term Changes in Ambient Temperature and Risk of Ischemic Stroke

Ljungman PL, Wilker EH, Rice MB, Schwartz J, Gold DR, Koutrakis P, Benjamin EJ, Vita JA, Mitchell GF, Vasan RS, Mittleman MA, Hamburg NM; Short-term Exposures to Air Pollution and Microvascular Function

Rice MB, Ljungman PL, Wilker EH, Gold DR, Schwartz J, Koutrakis P, O'Connor GT, Mittleman MA; Short Term Exposure to Air Pollution and Lung Function in the Framingham Heart Study

Wilker EH, Ljungman PL, Rice MB, Kloog I, Schwartz J, Gold DR, Koutrakis P, Vita JA, Mitchell GF, Benjamin EJ, Hamburg NM, Mittleman MA; The Impact of Long-Term Exposure to Air Pollution on Conduit and Microvascular Function in the Framingham Offspring and Third Generation Cohorts

Wilker EH, Mostofsky E, Lue S-H, Gold DR, Schwartz J, Wellenius GA, Mittleman MA; Residential Proximity to High Traffic Roadways and Post-Stroke Mortality


Project 4 - Viva Study


Harris M, Oken E, Rifas-Shiman SL, Melly S, Zanobetti A, Coull B, Schwartz J, Koutrakis P, Sagiv S, Gold DR; Prenatal and Childhood Proximity to Roadways and Child Cognition

Melly S, Harris M, Rifas-Shiman SL, Oken E, Zanobetti A, Coull B, Schwartz J, Gold DR; Individual-Level and Area-Based Measures of Scoioeconomic Position (SEP) in Relation to Residential Proximity to Roadways

Rice MB, Rifas-Shiman S, Oken E, Wilker EH, Gillman MW, Koutrakis P, Mittleman MA, Gold Dr; Exposure to Traffic and Early Life Acute Respiratory Infection in Project Viva

van Rossem L, Rifas-Shiman SL, Melly SJ, Kloog I, Luttmann-Gibson H, Zanobetti A, Coull BA, Schwartz J, Mittleman MA, Oken E, Gillman MW, Koutrakis P, Gold DR.; Prenatal Exposure to Air pollution and Newborn Blood Pressure in Project Viva


Project 5 - National Study

Bell ML, Zanobetti A, Dominici F; Evidence on Vulnerability and Susceptibility to Health Risks Associated with Short-Term Exposure to Particulate Matter: Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Correia A, Dominici F.; Exposure Decomposition in Long-term Air Pollution Studies

Dai L, Zanobeti A, Koutrakis Pk Schwartz J; Multicity Time-Series Analysis of Effedts of Fine Particles and its Species in the US

Ierodiakonou D, Coull BA, Zanobeti A, Melly S, Postma DS, Boezen HM, Vonk JM, Williams PV, Shapiro GG, Lumley T, McKone EF, Hallstrand TS, Koenig JQ, Schildcrout JS, Fuhlbrigge AN, Koutrakis P, Schwartz J, Weiss ST, Gold DR; Ambient Air Pollution, Lung Function and Airway Responsiveness in Asthmatic Children: The Childhood Asthma Management Program

Kiomourtzoglou M-A, Zanobetti A, Schwartz J, Coull BA, Dominici F, Suh H; The Effect of Primary Organic Particles on Emergency Hospital Admissions among the Elderly in 3 US Cities

Watts K, Zigler CM, Dominici F; Bayesian Adjustment for Confounding for Multiple Exposures

Zigler CM, Dominici F, Samet J, King G; Causal Inference Methods for Estimating Long Term Health Effects of Air Quality