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Publications

2014

Behlau I, Martin KV, Martin JN, Naumova EN, Cadorette JJ, Sforza T, Dohlman CH. Boston keratoprosthesis infectious endophthalmitis: incidence and prevention. Acta Ophthalmologica. October 2013. (accepted)

2013

Sarkar R, Sivarathinaswamy P, Thangaraj B, Sindhu KNC, Ajjampur SSR, Muliyil J, Balraj V, Naumova EN, Ward H, Kang G. Burden of childhood diseases and malnutrition in a semi-urban slum in southern India. BMC Public Health. 2013 Jan 30;13(1):87.

Sarkar R, Ajjampur SSR, Prabakaran AD, Geetha JC, Thuppal VS, Kane A, Duara J, Muliyil JP, Balraj V, Naumova EN, Ward H, Kang G. Cryptosporidiosis among children in an endemic semi-urban community in southern India: does a protected drinking water source decrease infection? Clinical Infectious Diseases. 2013; May 24, doi:10.1093/cid/cit28

Revich BA, Shaposhnikov DA, Gurfinkel YI, Naumova EN. The influence of meteorological and geomagnetic factors on acute myocardial infarction and stroke in Moscow, Russia. Journal of Biometeorology. 2013. May 23.

Economos CD, Hyatt RR, Must A, Goldberg JP, Kuder JF, Naumova EN, Collings JJ, Nelson ME. Shape Up Somerville two-year results: A community-based environmental change intervention sustains a BMI z-score decrease in children. Preventive Medicine. May 2013.

Jagai JS, Rosenbaum BJ, Pierson SM, Messer LC, Rappazzo K, Naumova EN, Lobdell DT. Putting regulatory data to work at the service of public health: utilizing data collected under the Clean Water Act. Water Quality, Exposure and Health. 2013. 1-9.doi:10.1007/s12403-013-0095-1

Sarkar R, Kang G, Naumova EN. Rotavirus seasonality and age effects in a birth cohort study of southern India. PLoS ONE. 2013; 8 (8), e71616.

Liss A, Bontrager E, Naumova EN, Marshak A. Dar Sila Oracle: designing an early warning system for drought conditions in Dar Sila region of Eastern Chad. In the Proceedings of the 34th Asian Conference on Remote Sensing.Thailand. December 2013.

Wu R, Liss A, Chui K, Naumova EN. Assessing health effects of ambient temperature: a time series perspective. In the Proceedings of the STATISTICS-2013: Socio-Economic Challenges and Sustainable Solutions.Hyderabad, India. December 2013.

2012

Liss A, Koch M, Naumova EN. Depiction of Climate Zones in the Conterminous United States Using Remote Sensing: Application to Public Health and Vulnerability Assessment. The 33rd Asian Conference On Remote Sensing; November, 2012; Pattaya, Thailand.

Jagai J, Fefferman NH, Naumova EN. Waterborne disease surveillance. In: Encyclopedia of Environmental Health. Eds. J. Nriagu, S. Kcew, T. Kawamoto, J. Patz, and D. Rennie. Elsevier Science. 2011. (ISBN: 978-0-444-52273-3)

Sarkar R, Rao S, Ward H, Kang G, Naumova EN. Analysis of immune responses in longitudinal settings: A tutorial in Biostatistics. BMC Medical Research Methodology. 2012. (on-line).

Griffin DW, McEntee J, Casronovo D, Durant JL, Lyles M, Naumova EN. Remote sensing applications for assessing the effects of air quality on human health: An emphasis on volcanic ash and desert dust. In: Environmental Tracking for Public Health Surveillance. Taylor&Francis Press. 2012.

Zeeman SI, Weinstein P, Fearnley E, Skelly C, Naumova EN, Jagai JS, Casronovo D, McEntee J, Koch M, Hamner S, Ford T. Water, water quality and health. In: Environmental Tracking for Public Health Surveillance. Taylor&Francis Press. 2012.

Jagai J, Griffiths GK, Kirshen PK, Webb P, Naumova EN. Seasonal Patterns of Gastrointestinal Illness and Streamflow along the Ohio River. IJERPH. 2012 (on-line).

Borad AJ, Allison GM, Wang D, Ahmed S, Karim MM, Kane AV, Moy J, Hibberd PL, Rao Ajjampur SS, Kang G, Calderwood SB, Ryan ET, Naumova EN, Khan WA, Ward HD. Systemic Antibody Responses to the Immunodominant p23 Antigen and p23 Polymorphisms in Children with Cryptosporidiosis in Bangladesh. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2012 Feb;86(2):214-222.

Sarkar R, Ajjampur S, Ward H, Kang G, Naumova EN. Analysis of immune responses in quasi-experimental settings: a tutorial in biostatistics. BMC Medical Research Methodology. 2012 Jan 3;12(1):1. doi:10.1186/1471-2288-12-1

Jagai JS, Griffiths JK, Kirshen P, Webb PM, Naumova EN. Seasonal Patterns of Gastrointestinal Illness and Streamflow along the Ohio River. International Journal of EnvironmentalResearch and Public Health. 2012 [Epub ahead of print]

Jagai JS, Sarkar R, Castronovo D, Kattula D, Ward H, Kang G, Naumova EN. Seasonality of Rotavirus in South Asia: A Meta-Analysis Approach. PLoS ONE. May, 2012. (on-line)

Moorthy M, Castronovo D, Abraham AM, Bhattacharyya S, Gradus S, Gorski J, Naumov YN, Fefferman NH, Naumova EN. Deviations in influenza seasonality: odd coincidence or obscure consequence? Clinical Microbiology and Infection. 2012 Oct;18(10):955-962. doi: 10.1111/j.1469-0691.2012.03959.x

Spedden E, White JD, Kaplan DL, Naumova EN, Staii C. Elasticity maps of living neurons measured by combined fluorescence and atomic force microscopy. Biophysical Journal. 2012. (on-line)

McEntee J, Naumova EN. Building capacity between the private emergency food system and the local food movement: Working towards food justice and sovereignty in the global North. Journal of Agriculture, Food Systems, and Community Development. 2012. 3(1):1-19.

Sarkar R, Ajjampur SS, Muliyil J, Ward H, Naumova EN, Kang G. Serum IgG Responses and Seroconversion Patterns to Cryptosporidium gp15 among Children in a Birth Cohort in South India. Clin Vaccine Immunol. 2012 Jun;19(6):849-54.

Must A, Phillips SM, Naumova EN. Occurrence and timing of childhood overweight and mortality: findings from the Third Harvard Growth Study. J Pediatr. 2012 May;160(5):743-50.

Sarkar R, Ajjampur SS, Ward HD, Kang G, Naumova EN. Analysis of human immune responses in quasi-experimental settings: tutorial in biostatistics. BMC Med Res Methodol. 2012 Jan 3;12:1.

2011

Cohen SA, Naumova EN. Age-Adjustment in National Biosurveillance Systems. Infectious Disease Informatics. 2011 – Springer

Feffeman NH, Naumova EN. Innovation in observation: a vision for early outbreak detection. Emerging Health Threats Journal, 2011 - eht-journal.net

Harris AM, Sempértegui F, Estrella B, Narváez X, Egas J, Woodin M, Durant JL, Naumova EN, Griffiths JK. Air pollution and anemia as risk factors for pneumonia in Ecuadorian children: a retrospective cohort analysis. Environ Health. 2011 Nov 3;10:93.

Mor SM, Aminawung JA, Demaria A, Naumova EN. Pneumonia and influenza hospitalization in HIV-positive seniors. Epidemiol Infect. 2011 Sep;139(9):1317-25.

Allison GM, Rogers KA, Borad A, Ahmed S, Karim MM, Kane AV, Hibberd PL, Naumova EN, Calderwood SB, Ryan ET, Khan WA, Ward HD. Antibody responses to the immunodominant Cryptosporidium gp15 antigen and gp15 polymorphisms in a case-control study of cryptosporidiosis in children in Bangladesh. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2011 Jul;85(1):97-104.

Chui KK, Jagai J, Griffiths J, Naumova E. Hospitalization of the Elderly in the United States for Nonspecific Gastrointestinal Diseases: A Search for Etiological Clues. Am J Public Health. 2011 Nov;101(11):2082-6

Chui KK, Cohen SA, Naumova EN.  Snowbirds and infection--new phenomena in pneumonia and influenza hospitalizations from winter migration of older adults: a spatiotemporal analysis. BMC Public Health. 2011 Jun 7;11:444.

Petrova GV, Naumova EN, Gorski J. The Polyclonal CD8 T Cell Response to Influenza M158-66 Generates a Fully Connected Network of Cross-Reactive Clonotypes to Structurally Related Peptides: A Paradigm for Memory Repertoire Coverage of Novel Epitopes or Escape Mutants. J Immunol. 2011 Apr 25. doi:10.4049/jimmunol.1004031

Naumov YN, Naumova EN, Yassai MB, Gorski J. Selective T Cell Expansion during Aging of CD8 Memory Repertoires to Influenza Revealed by Modeling. J Immunol. 2011 Apr 22. doi: 10.4049/jimmunol.1100091

Chui KKH, Wenger JB, Cohen SA, Naumova EN. Visual Analytics for Epidemiologists: Understanding the Interactions Between Age, Time, and Disease with Multi-Panel Graphs. PLoS ONE. 2011. Feb;6(2): e14683. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0014683

Cohen SA, Chui KKH, Naumova EN. Measuring disease burden in the older population using the slope-intercept method for population log-linear estimation (SIMPLE). Statistics in Medicine. 2011. Feb 28;30(5):480-8. doi: 10.1002/sim.3886. Epub 2011 Feb 2.   

Cohen SA, Chui KK, Naumova EN. Influenza vaccination in young children reduces influenza-associated hospitalizations in older adults, 2002-2006. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2011 Feb;59(2):327-32. doi: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2010.03271.x. Epub 2011 Jan 28.

2010

Naumova EN. Visual analytics for immunologists: Data compression and fractal distributions. Self Nonself. 2010 Jul;1(3):241-249. Epub 2010 Jun 30.

Lofgren ET, Wenger JB, Fefferman NH, Bina D, Gradus S, Bhattacharyya S, Naumov YN, Gorski J, Naumova EN. Disproportional effects in populations of concern for pandemic influenza: insights from seasonal epidemics in Wisconsin, 1967-2004. Influenza Other Respi Viruses. 2010 Jul;4(4):205-12.

Economos CD, Hennessy E, Sacheck JM, Shea MK, Naumova EN. Development and testing of the BONES physical activity survey for young children. BMC Musculoskelet Disord. 2010 Aug 31;11:195.

Egorov AI, Sempértegui F, Estrella B, Egas J, Naumova EN, Griffiths JK. The effect of Helicobacter pylori infection on growth velocity in young children from poor urban communities in Ecuador. Int J Infect Dis. 2010 Sep;14(9):e788-91. Epub 2010 Jul 17.

Naumova EN. Visual analytics for immunologists: Data compression and fractal distributions. Self Nonself. 2010 Jul;1(3):241-249. Epub 2010 Jun 30.

Cohen SA, Klassen AC, Ahmed S, Agree EM, Louis TA, Naumova EN. Trends for influenza and pneumonia hospitalization in the older population: age, period, and cohort effects. Epidemiol Infect. 2010 Jan 8:1-11. [Epub ahead of print]   

Egorov AI, Montuori Trimble LM, Ascolillo L, Ward HD, Levy DA, Morris RD, Naumova EN, Griffiths JK. Recent diarrhea is associated with elevated salivary IgG responses to Cryptosporidium in residents of an eastern Massachusetts community. Infection. 2010 Apr;38(2):117-23. Epub 2010 Mar 26.

Jagai JS, Griffiths JK, Kirshen PH, Webb P, Naumova EN. Patterns of Protozoan Infections: Spatiotemporal Associations with Cattle Density. Ecohealth. 2010 Mar 13. [Epub ahead of print]

Rioux CL, Tucker KL, Mwamburi M, Gute DM, Cohen SA, Brugge D. Residential traffic exposure, pulse pressure and C-reactive protein: Consistency and contrast among exposure characterization methods. Environmental Health Perspectives (2010). E-published ahead of print.   

Mor SM, Tumwine JK, Ndeezi G, Srinivasan MG, Kaddu-Mulindwa DH, Tzipori S, Griffiths JK. Respiratory cryptosporidiosis in HIV-seronegative children, Uganda: potential for respiratory transmission. Clin Infect Dis. 2010;50(10):1366-72.    

Wenger JB, Naumova EN. Seasonal synchronization of influenza in the United States older adult population. PLoS One. 2010 Apr 15;5(4):e10187.

2009

Castronovo DA, Chui KK, Naumova EN. Dynamic maps: a visual-analytic methodology for exploring spatio-temporal disease patterns. Environ Health. 2009 Dec 30;8:61.   

Chui KK, Webb P, Russell RM, Naumova EN. Geographic variations and temporal trends of Salmonella-associated hospitalization in the U.S. elderly, 1991-2004: a time series analysis of the impact of HACCP regulation. BMC Public Health. 2009 Dec 3;9:447.   

Cohen, SA. A review of demographic and infrastructural factors and potential solutions to the physician and nursing shortage predicted to impact the growing US elderly population. Journal of Public Health Management and Practice. 2009; 15(4):352-62.   

Cohen SA, Agree EM, Ahmed S, Naumova EN. Grandparental caregiving, income inequality, and respiratory infections in US seniors. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health (2009), Epublished ahead of print.   

Jagai J, Naumova E. Clostridium difficile-associated disease in the elderly, United States. Emerg Infect Dis. 2009; 15:343-44.   

Jagai JS, Castronovo DA, Monchak J, Naumova EN. Seasonality of cryptosporidiosis: A meta-analysis approach. Environ Res. 2009; 109:465-78.   

Muchiri JM, Ascolillo L, Mugambi M, Mutwiri T, Ward HD, Naumova EN, Egorov AI, Cohen S, Else JG, Griffiths JK. Seasonality of Cryptosporidium oocyst detection in surface waters of Meru, Kenya as determined by two isolation methods followed by PCR. J Water Health. 2009;7(1):67-75.

Mor SM, DeMaria A, Jr., Griffiths JK, Naumova EN. Cryptosporidiosis in the elderly population of the United States. Clin Infect Dis. 2009; 48:698-705.

Mor SM, Tumwine JK, Naumova EN, Ndeezi G, Tzipori S. Microsporidiosis and malnutrition in children with persistent diarrhea, Uganda. Emerg Infect Dis. 2009; 15:49-52.   

Mor SM, Tzipori S. Cryptosporidiosis in children in Sub-Saharan Africa: a lingering challenge. Clin Infect Dis. 2008 Oct 1; 47(7):915-21    

Naumova EN, Gorski J, Naumov YN. Two Compensatory Pathways Maintain Long-Term Stability and Diversity in CD8 T Cell Memory Repertoires. J Immunol. 2009.   

Naumova EN, Parisi SM, Castronovo D, Pandita M, Wenger J, Minihan P. Pneumonia and influenza hospitalizations in elderly people with dementia. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2009 Dec;57(12):2192-9. Epub 2009 Oct 26.

Fefferman NH, Traniello JFA. Social Insects as Models in Epidemiology: Establishing the Foundation for an Interdisciplinary Approach to Disease and Sociality. In Organization of Insect Societies: From Genome to Sociocomplexity eds J. Gadau and J. Fewell. Harvard University Press. 2009.

Yassai MB, Naumov YN, Naumova EN, Gorski J. A clonotype nomenclature for T cell receptors. Immunogenetics. 2009; 61:493-502.

2008

Brachtl MV, Durant JL, Perez CP, Oviedo J, Sempertegui F, Naumova EN, Griffiths JK. Spatial and temporal variations and mobile source emissions of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in Quito, Ecuador. Environ Pollut. 2009 Feb;157(2):528-36. Epub 2008 Nov 11.   

Cohen SA, Egorov AI, Jagai JS, Matyas BT, DeMaria A Jr, Chui KK, Griffiths JK, Naumova EN. The SEEDs of two gastrointestinal diseases: socioeconomic, environmental, and demographic factors related to cryptosporidiosis and giardiasis in Massachusetts. Environ Res. 2008 Oct;108(2):185-91.   

Naumov YN, Naumova EN, Yassai MB, Kota K, Welsh RM, Selin LK. Multiple glycines in TCR alpha-chains determine clonally diverse nature of human T cell memory to influenza A virus. J Immunol. 2008 Nov 15;181(10):7407-19.    

Naumova EN, Cohen SA. Commentary: population-level risk factors, population health, and health policy. J Public Health Policy. 2008 Sep;29(3):290-8.  

Naumova EN, Gorski J, Naumov YN. 2008: Simulation studies for a multistage dynamic process of immune memory response to influenza: experiment in silico. Ann. Zool. Fennici. 2008, 45:369-84.

Naumova EN, MacNeill IB. Time-distributed effect of exposure and infectious outbreaks. Environmetrics. Published Online: 2 Jun 2008.   

O'Neil EA, Naumova EN. Defining outbreak: breaking out of confusion. J Public Health Policy. 2007 Dec;28(4):442-55.