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2008 publications

Adler, N.E. & Rehkopf, D.H. (2008). U.S. Disparities in health: Descriptions, causes, and mechanisms. Annual Review of Public Health, 29:235-252.

Adler, N.E., Singh-Manoux, A., Schwartz, J., Stewart, J., Matthews, K., & Marmot, M.G. (2008). Social status and health: A comparison of British civil servants in Whitehall II with European- and African-Americans in CARDIA. Social Science & Medicine, 66:1034-1045.

Badrick, E., Bobak, M., Britton, A., Kirschbaum, C., Marmot, M., & Kumari, M. (2008). The relationship between alcohol consumption and cortisol secretion in an aging cohort. Journal Clinical Endocrinology Metabolism,  93:750-757.

Britton, A., Marek, M., & Marmot, M.  (2008). The cardioprotective effects of alcohol consumption: does cardiac autonomic function play a role? European Journal Epidemiology, 23(2):105-108.

Britton, A., Marmot, M., & Shipley, M.  (2008). Who benefits most from the cardioprotective properties of alcohol consumption health freaks or couch potatoes? European.Journal Epidemiology, 62:905-908.

Britton, A, Shipley, M, Singh-Manoux, A, & Marmot, M. (2008). Successful Aging: The contribution of early-life and midlife risk factors. Journal American Geriatric Society., 56(6):1098-1105.

Brondolo, E., Libby, D., Denton, E., Thompson, S., Beatty, D., Schwartz, J., Sweeney, M., Tobin, J., Cassells, A., Pickering, T. & Gerin, W. (2008). Racism and ambulatory blood pressure in a community sample. Psychosomatic Medicine, 70:49-56.

Brown, R.A., Adler, N.E., Worthman, C.M., Copeland, W.E., Costello, E.J., & Angold, A. (2008). Cultural and community determinants of subjective social status among Cherokee and White youth. Ethnicity and Health. 13(4):289-303.

Chandola, T., Britton, A., Brunner, E., Hemingway, H., Malik,  M., Kumari,  M., Badrick,  E., Kivimaki,  M.,  &  Marmot M. (2008). Work stress and coronary heart disease: what are the mechanisms? European Heart Journal, 29:640-648.

Cohen, S., Alper, C.M., Doyle, W.J., Adler, N.E., Treanor, J.J., & Turner, R.B. (2008). Objective and subjective socioeconomic status and susceptibility to the common cold. Health Psychology, 27:268-274.

Dow, W. & Schoeni, R. (2008). Economic Value of Improving the Health of Disadvantaged Americans. Technical Report for Overcoming Obstacles to Health: Report from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation to the Commission to Build a Healthier America.

Evans, G.W., Boxhill, L., & Pinkava, M. (2008). Poverty and maternal responsiveness: The role of maternal stress and social resources. International Journal of Behavioral Development, 32(3): 232-237.

Evans, G.W. & Lepore, S.J. (2008). Psychosocial processes linking the environment and mental health. In W.H. Freeman &  S. A. Stansfeld (Eds.), The impact of the environment on psychiatric disorder. London: Routledge.

Evans, G. & J. Rosenbaum (2008). Self-regulation and the income-achievement gap. Early Childhood Research Quarterly 23: 504-514.

Evans, G., Wethington, E., Coleman, M., Worms,M. & Frongillo, E. (2008). Income health inequalities among older persons: The mediating role of multiple risk exposures. Journal of Aging and Health, 20(1):107-127.

Fernald, L., Burke, H. & Gunnar, M. (2008). Salivary cortisol levels in children of low-income women with high depressive symptomatology. Development and Psychopathology, 20:423–436

Gianaros, P., Horenstein, J., Hariri, A., Sheu, L., Manuck, S., Matthews, K. & Cohen, S. (2008). Potential neural embedding of parental social standing. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, 3:91-96.

Janicki-Deverts, D., S. Cohen, Matthews, K.A. & Cullen, M.R.. (2008). History of unemployment predicts future elevations in C-reactive protein among male participants in the Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) Study. Annals of Behavioral Medicine 36(2): 176-185.

Joe, S., Stein, D.J., Seedat, S., Herman, A., & Williams, D.R. (2008). Prevalence and correlates of non-fatal suicidal behavior among South Africans. The British Journal of Psychiatry, 192:310-311.

Kawachi I., Subramanian, S.V. & Kim, D.  (Eds).  Social Capital and Health.  New York: Springer, 2008.

Kivimaki, M., Ferrie, J., Shipley, M.J., Vahtera, J., Singh-Manoux, A., Marmot, M.G. & Head, J.  (2008). Low medically certified sickness absence among employees with poor health status predicts future health improvement: the Whitehall II study. Occupational and Environmental Medicine 65:208-210.

Lutsey, P. L., A. V. Diez Roux, et al. (2008). Associations of acculturation and socioeconomic status with subclinical cardiovascular disease in the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis." Am J Public Health 98(11): 1963-70.

Marcynyszyn, L.A., Evans, G.W., & Eckenrode, J. (2008). Family instability during early and middle adolescence. Journal of Applied Developmental Psychology, 29(5):380-392.

Marsland, A., Prather, A., Petersen, K., Cohen, S. and Manuck, S. (2008). Antagonistic characteristics are positively associated with inflammatory markers independently of trait negative emotionality. Brain, Behavior, and Immunity, 22(5):753-761.

Myer, L., Stein, D.J., Grimsrud, A., Seedat, S., & Williams, D.R. (2008). “Social determinants of psychological distress in a nationally-representative sample of South African adults.” Social Science and Medicine, 66: 1828-1840.

Nabi, H., Singh-Manoux, A., Shipley, M., Gimeno, D., Marmot, M.G. & Kivimaki, M. (2008). Do psychological factors affect inflammation and incident coronary heart disease - The Whitehall II Study. Arteriosclerosis Thrombosis and Vascular Biology, 28(7):1398-1406.

Nock, M.K., Guilherme, B., Bromet, E.J., Alonso, J., Angermeyer, M., Beautrais, A., Bruffaerts, R., Chiu, W.T., de Girolamo, G., Gluzman, S., de Graaf, R., Gureje, O., Haro, J.M., Huang, Y., Karam, E., Kessler, R.C., Lepin, J.P., Levinson, D., Medina-mora, M.E., Ono, Y., Posada-Villa, J., Williams, D. (2008). Cross-national prevalence and risk factors for suicidal ideation, plans and attempts. British Journal of Psychiatry, 92:98-105.

Seeman, T., Merkin, S., Crimmins, E., Koretz, B., Charette, S. & Karlamangla, A. (2008). Education, income and ethnic differences in cumulative biological risk profiles in a national sample of US adults: NHANES III (1984-1994). Social Science and Medicine, 66(1):72-87.

Singh-Manoux, A., Britton, A., Kivimak,i M., Gueguen, A., Halcox, J., & Marmot, M. (2008). Socioeconomic status moderates the association between carotid intima-media thickness and cognition in midlife: evidence from the Whitehall II study. Atherosclerosis, 197:541-548.

Singh-Manoux, A., Britton, A., Kivimaki, M., Guéguen, A., Halcox, J., Marmot, M. (2008). Socioeconomic status moderates the association between carotid intima-media thickness and cognition in midlife: evidence from the Whitehall II study. Atherosclerosis, 197:541-548.

Sloan ,R.P., Huang, M.H,. McCreath, H., Sidney, S., Liu, K., Williams, O.D., & Seeman T. (2008). Cardiac autonomic   control and the effects of age, race, and sex: The CARDIA Study. Autonomic Neuroscience, 139: 78-85.

Steptoe, A., Badrick, E., O' Donnell,K, Kumari, M. & Marmot , M.G. (2008). Neuroendocrine and inflammatory factors associated with positive affect in healthy men and women: the Whitehall II study. American Journal Epidemiology, 167(1):96-102.

Stranges, S., Cappuccio, F.P. Kandala, N.B., Miller, M.A., Taggart, F.M., Kumari, M., Ferrie, J.E., Shipley, M.J., Brunner, E.J., & Marmot, M.G. (2008). Cross-sectional versus prospective associations of sleep duration with changes in relative weight and body fat distribution: the Whitehall II Study. American Journal of Epidemiology 167:321-329.

Williams, D.R., Herman, A., Stein, D.J., Heeringa, S.G., Jackson, P.B., Moomal, H., & Kessler, R.C. (2008). Twelve-month mental disorders in South Africa: prevalence, service use and demographic correlates in the population-based South African Stress and Health Study. Psychological Medicine, 38: 211-220.

Williams, D. R., Costa, M.V., Odunlani, A. O. & Mohammed, S A.. (2008). Moving upstream: how interventions that address the social determinants of health can improve health and reduce disparities. Journal Public Health Management Practice 14 Suppl: S8-17.

Williams, D. R. and S. A. Mohammed (2008). Poverty, Migration, and Health. A.C. Lin & D. R. Harris (Eds), The Colors of Poverty: Why Racial and Ethnic Disparities Persist. New York, Russell Sage Foundation: 135-169.