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Kitaw Demissie M.D., Ph.D.

Professor and Chair of Epidemiology Rutgers University – School of Public HealthEOHSI – Exposure Science and Epidemiology
Work School of Public Health Room 212 683 Hoes Lane West Piscataway NJ 08854 Work Phone: 732-235-5267 Work Fax: 732-235-4569
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Recent Publications

  1. Shao, YH, Tsai, K, Kim, S, Wu, YJ, Demissie, K. Exposure to Tomographic Scans and Cancer Risks. JNCI Cancer Spectr. 2020;4 (1):pkz072. doi: 10.1093/jncics/pkz072. PubMed PMID:32337490 PubMed Central PMC7050152
  2. Llanos, AAM, Lin, Y, Chen, W, Yao, S, Norin, J, Chekmareva, MA, Omene, C, Cong, L, Omilian, AR, Khoury, T et al.. Immunohistochemical analysis of adipokine and adipokine receptor expression in the breast tumor microenvironment: associations of lower leptin receptor expression with estrogen receptor-negative status and triple-negative subtype. Breast Cancer Res. 2020;22 (1):18. doi: 10.1186/s13058-020-1256-3. PubMed PMID:32046756 PubMed Central PMC7014630
  3. Tan, XL, E, JY, Lin, Y, Rebbeck, TR, Lu, SE, Shang, M, Kelly, WK, D'Amico, A, Stein, MN, Zhang, L et al.. Individual and joint effects of metformin and statins on mortality among patients with high-risk prostate cancer. Cancer Med. 2020;9 (7):2379-2389. doi: 10.1002/cam4.2862. PubMed PMID:32035002 PubMed Central PMC7131852
  4. Bandera, EV, Demissie, K, Qin, B, Llanos, AAM, Lin, Y, Xu, B, Pawlish, K, Plascak, JJ, Tsui, J, Omilian, AR et al.. The Women's Circle of Health Follow-Up Study: a population-based longitudinal study of Black breast cancer survivors in New Jersey. J Cancer Surviv. 2020; :. doi: 10.1007/s11764-019-00849-8. PubMed PMID:31907766
  5. Kohut, A, Earnhardt, MC, Cuccolo, NG, Kim, CS, Song, M, Girda, E, De Meritens, AB, Stephenson, R, Balica, A, Leiser, A et al.. Evaluating unplanned readmission and prolonged length of stay following minimally invasive surgery for endometrial cancer. Gynecol. Oncol. 2020;156 (1):162-168. doi: 10.1016/j.ygyno.2019.08.023. PubMed PMID:31839339
  6. Qin, B, Xu, B, Ji, N, Yao, S, Pawlish, K, Llanos, AAM, Lin, Y, Demissie, K, Ambrosone, CB, Hong, CC et al.. Intake of vitamin D and calcium, sun exposure, and risk of breast cancer subtypes among black women. Am. J. Clin. Nutr. 2020;111 (2):396-405. doi: 10.1093/ajcn/nqz302. PubMed PMID:31826233 PubMed Central PMC6997081
  7. Xing, CY, Doose, M, Qin, B, Lin, Y, Plascak, JJ, Omene, C, He, C, Demissie, K, Hong, CC, Bandera, EV et al.. Prediagnostic Allostatic Load as a Predictor of Poorly Differentiated and Larger Sized Breast Cancers among Black Women in the Women's Circle of Health Follow-Up Study. Cancer Epidemiol. Biomarkers Prev. 2020;29 (1):216-224. doi: 10.1158/1055-9965.EPI-19-0712. PubMed PMID:31719063 PubMed Central PMC6954339
  8. Szukis, HA, Qin, B, Xing, CY, Doose, M, Xu, B, Tsui, J, Lin, Y, Hirshfield, KM, Ambrosone, CB, Demissie, K et al.. Factors Associated with Initial Mode of Breast Cancer Detection among Black Women in the Women's Circle of Health Study. J Oncol. 2019;2019 :3529651. doi: 10.1155/2019/3529651. PubMed PMID:31354818 PubMed Central PMC6637674
  9. Fried, DA, Sadeghi-Nejad, H, Gu, D, Zhou, S, He, W, Giordano, SH, Pentakota, SR, Demissie, K, Helmer, D, Shen, C et al.. Impact of serious mental illness on the treatment and mortality of older patients with locoregional high-grade (nonmetastatic) prostate cancer: retrospective cohort analysis of 49 985 SEER-Medicare patients diagnosed between 2006 and 2013. Cancer Med. 2019;8 (5):2612-2622. doi: 10.1002/cam4.2109. PubMed PMID:30945473 PubMed Central PMC6536920
  10. Malhotra, J, Rotter, D, Jabbour, SK, Aisner, J, Lin, Y, Manne, S, Demissie, K. Receipt of recommended surveillance with imaging in elderly survivors of early stage non-small cell lung cancer. Lung Cancer. 2018;125 :205-211. doi: 10.1016/j.lungcan.2018.09.025. PubMed PMID:30429021
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