Selected Publications

Articles In Academic Journals

Year Title
2011 Comparing self-reported ethnicity to genetic background measures in the context of the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA).BMC Genetics.
2010 An Examination of the Association of Selected Toxic Metals with Total and Central Obesity Indices: NHANES 99-02International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 3332-3347.
2010 Endocrine Disruptors and Obesity: An Examination of Selected Persistent Organic Pollutants in the NHANES 1999–2002 DataInternational Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 2988-3005.
2009 An African Ancestry-Specific Allele of Cytotoxic T-Lymphocyte Associated Protein 4 (CTLA4) Confers Protection against Rheumatoid Arthritis in African-Americans.Plos Genetics. e1000424.
2009 Multiple Imputation to Correct for Measurement Error in Genetic Structured Association Testing.Human Heredity. 65-72.
2009 Retraction in: An African Ancestry-Specific Allele of Cytotoxic T-Lymphocyte Associated Protein 4 (CTLA4) Confers Protection against Rheumatoid Arthritis in African-Americans.Plos Genetics. 1-8.
2009 The use of plasmodes as a supplement to simulations: A simple example evaluating individual admixture estimation methodologies.Computational Statistics and Data Analysis. 1755-1766.
2008 Review and evaluation of methods correcting for population stratification with a focus on underlying statistical principles.Human Heredity. 67-86.
2007 Correcting for measurement error in individual ancestry estimates in structured association tests.Genetics. 1823-1833.
2006 Regional Admixture Mapping and Structured Association Testing: Conceptual Unification and an Extensible General Linear Model.Plos Genetics. 1254-1264.

Chapters

Year Title
2007 Overview of Genetic Studies in Polygenic Obesity and Methodological ChallengesObesity: Genomics and Pos genomics. New York, NY: Informa Healthcare.

Conference Papers

Year Title
2006 Within cluster resampling methods in association analysis with pedigree data.