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Offices and Awards
John Lundell, deputy director of the UI Injury Prevention Research Center, was elected to a two-year term as treasurer of the State and Territorial Injury Prevention Directors Association.
Amy O’Deen, senior assistant director at University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, was named a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives.
Clark Stanford, professor of prosthodontics in the College of Dentistry, was elected chair of the Scientific Advisory Board of the National Foundation for Ectodermal Dysplasia.
Tom Vaughn, associate professor of health management and policy in the College of Public Health, received the 2007 Outstanding Reviewer from the Health Care Management Division of the Academy of Management.
Publications and Creations
Tippie College of Business
Wong L, economics: an article, “A bivariate interval censorship model for partnership formation,” Journal of Multivariate Analysis 98(2), 2007.
College of Dentistry
Jamieson WJ; Vargas K, pediatric dentistry: an article, “Recall rates and caries experience of patients undergoing general anesthesia for dental treatment,” Pediatric Dentistry 29(3), May–June 2007.
Stanford CM, prosthodontics; Oates T; Beirne R; Ellingsen J-E: an article, “Thematic abstract review: current role of cone-beam imaging tomography in implant dentistry,” International Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Implants 22(3), 2007.
Stanford CM, prosthodontics: an article, “The role of opinion,” Journal of the American Dental Association 128(1), 2007.
Vargas KG, pediatric dentistry; Nathan JE; Qian F, preventive and community dentistry; Kupietzky A: an article, “Use of restraint and management style as parameters for defining sedation success: a survey of pediatric dentists,” Pediatric Dentistry 29(3), May–June 2007.
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
For a list of recently published books and compact discs, go to www.clas.uiowa.edu/books.
Menietti JD, Groene JB, Averkamp TF, Hospodarsky GB, Kurth WS, Gurnett DA, physics and astronomy; Zarka P: an article, “Influence of Saturnian Moons on Saturn Kilometric Radiation,” Journal of Geophysical Research 112, Aug. 10, 2007.
College of Public Health
Allareddy V, Greene BR, health management and policy: an article, “Focus group discussions in DC-MD relationships,” Journal of Ambulatory Care Management, Summer/Fall 2007.
Capuano AW, epidemiology; Dawson JD, biostatistics; Gray GC, epidemiology: an article, “Maximizing power in seroepidemiological studies through the use of the proportional odds model,” Influenza and Other Respiratory Viruses, July 26, 2007.
Culp K, nursing; Kuye R; Donham KJ, Rautiainen R, occupational and environmental health; Umbarger-Mackey M; Marquez S: an article, “Agricultural-related injury and illness in the Gambia: A descriptive survey of a rural nursing service and area farmers,” Clinical Nursing Research 16(3), August 2007.
Damiano PC, Tyler MC, public policy center; Romitti PA, epidemiology; Momany ET, public policy center; Jones MP, biostatistics; Canady JW, otolaryngology; Karnell MP, otolaryngology–head and neck; Murray JC, neonatology: an article, “Health-related quality of life among preadolescent children with oral clefts: The mother’s perspective,” Pediatrics 120(2), August 2007.
Dornfeld K, oncology; Simmons JR; Karnell L, Karnell M, Funk G, otolaryngology; Yao M, infectious diseases; Wacha J, radiation oncology; Zimmerman B, biostatistics; Buatti JM, radiation oncology: an article, “Radiation doses to structures within and adjacent to the larynx are correlated with long-term diet- and speech-related quality of life,” International Journal Radiation Oncology Biology Physics 68(3), July 1, 2007.
Dungy CI, general pediatrics; McInnes RJ; Tappin DM; Wallis AB, community and behavioral health; Oprescu F, orthopaedic surgery: an article, “Infant feeding attitudes and knowledge among socioeconomically disadvantaged women in Glasgow,” Maternal and Child Health Journal, Aug. 10, 2007.
Kilic S, GrayGC, epidemiology: an article, “Nonpharmaceutical interventions for military populations during pandemic influenza,” Kor Hek (Turkish Armed Forces Preventive Medicine Bulletin) 6, 2007.
Lehmler HJ, occupational and environmental health: a review, “Perfluorocarbon compounds as vehicles for pulmonary drug delivery,” Expert Opinion on Drug Delivery 4(3), May 2007.
Levey S, Vaughn TE, health management and policy; Koepke M; Moore D, health management and policy; Lehrman W; Sinha S: an article, “Hospital leadership and quality improvement: rhetoric versus reality,” Journal of Patient Safety 3(1), 2007.
Levinson A; Campo S, community and behavioral health; Gascoigne J; Jolly O; Zakharyan A; vu Tran Z: an article, “Smoking, but not smokers—self-labeling among college students who smoke cigarettes,” Nicotine and Tobacco Research 9, 2007.
Lubin J; Alavanja MCR; Caporaso N; Brown LM; Brownson RC; Field RW, occupational and environmental health; Garcia-Closas M; Hartge P; Hauptmann M; Hayes RB; Kleinerman R; Krewski D: an article, “Cigarette smoking and cancer: Modeling total exposure and intensity,” American Journal of Epidemiology 166(4), 2007.
Old LT; Heitbrink WA, occupational and environmental health: an article, “Wet abrasive blasting with a win nozzle—a case study,” Journal of Occupational and Environmental Hygiene 4(6), June 2007.
Segal NA, orthopaedic surgery; Felson DT; Torner JC, epidemiology; Zhu Y; Curtis JR; Niu J; Nevitt MC, Multicenter Osteoarthritis (MOST) Study Group: an article, “Greater trochanteric pain syndrome: Epidemiology and associated factors,” Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 88(8), August 2007.
Smith TC; Ryan MAK; Smith B; Reed RJ; Riddle JR; Gumbs GR; Gray GC, epidemiology: an article, “Complementary and alternative medicine use among U.S. Navy and Marine Corps personnel,” BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 7, 2007.
Spaan S; Heederik DJ; Thorne PS, occupational and environmental health; Wouters IM: an article, “Optimization of airborne endotoxin exposure assessment: Effects of filter type, transport conditions, extraction solutions, and storage of samples and extracts,” Applied and Environmental Microbiology, Aug. 3, 2007.
Subramanian U; Sutherland J; McCoy KD; Welke KF; Vaughn TE, health management and policy; Doebbeling BN: an article, “Facility-level factors influencing chronic heart failure care process performance in a national integrated health delivery system,” Medical Care 45(1), 2007.
Thorne PS, occupational and environmental health: a response, “CAFOs: Thorne responds,” Environmental Health Perspectives 115(7), July 2007.
Uc EY, Rizzo M, Anderson SW, neurology; Sparks JD, biostatistics; Rodnitzky RL, neurology; Dawson JD, biostatistics: an article, “Impaired navigation in drivers with Parkinson’s disease,” Brain, Aug. 8, 2007.
Wakefield DS, Ward MM, health management and policy; Wakefield BJ: an article, “A 10-rights framework for patient care quality and safety,” American Journal of Medical Quality 22, 2007.
Wolinsky FD, health management and policy; An H, Liu L, biostatistics; Miller TR, health management and policy; Rosenthal GE, internal medicine: an article, “Exploring the association of dual use of the VHA and Medicare with mortality: Separating the contributions of inpatient and outpatient services,” BMC Health Services Research 7(70), 2007.
Wolinsky, FD, Miller TR, health management and policy; An H, biostatistics; Geweke JF, economics; Wallace RB, Wright KB; Chrischilles EA, epidemiology; Liu L, biostatistics; Pavlik C, geography; Cook EA, health management and policy; Ohsfeldt RL; Richardson KK; Rosenthal GE, internal medicine: an article, “Hospital episodes and physician visits in the AHEAD cohort: the concordance between self-reports and Medicare claims,” Medical Care 45, 2007.