Yearly Archives: 2017


A cluster of vitreoretinal lymphoma in New York with possible link to the Chernobyl nuclear disaster

By |December 4th, 2017|Population Health, Research Highlights|

Leukemia & Lymphoma Kempin, Sanford, Paul T. Finger, Robert Peter Gale, John Rescigno, Jeffrey Rubin, Walter Choi, Rebecca Fisher, Alexander Aizman, Ilona Genis, Stephen C. Malamud, and Roxana Moslehi*. Click here for the full article * Denotes CSDA Associates, Affiliates, and Staff

Incorporating Space in Multimethod Research: Combining Spatial Analysis with Case-Study Research

By |December 4th, 2017|Research Highlights, Spatial Inequality|

PS: Political Science & Politics Harbers, Imke, and Matthew C. Ingram* Most outcomes that social scientists care about—including democracy, development, institutions, participation, and violence—are not distributed randomly across geographic space. Similar units are often located near one another so that phenomena of interest tend to cluster or exhibit similar patterns in space, making these phenomena [...]

Assessment of Mediastinal Lymph Node Size in Pneumococcal Pneumonia with Bacteremia

By |December 4th, 2017|Population Health|

Lung Chopra, Amit, Aakash Modi, Haroon Chaudhry, Recai Yucel*, Neha Rane, John Fantauzzi, Frederic J. Hellwitz, and Marc A. Judson. Abstract INTRODUCTION: The significance of mediastinal lymphadenopathy in bacterial pneumonia is unclear. METHODS: We performed a retrospective analysis of mediastinal lymph node size determined by chest CT in patients with bacteremic pneumococcal pneumonia. All patients [...]

Education with Racial Justice

By |December 4th, 2017|News|

December 4, 2017 CSDA Associate Kathryn Schiller discussed about her new project on Education with Racial Justice. Read more at  the UAlbany NewsCenter.

Breaking the Cycle

By |December 1st, 2017|News|

Nov. 23, 2017 CSDA Associate Melissa Tracy and Allison Appleton found a link suggesting the cycle of violence in families can be broken if the mother receives social support and if there is paternal involvement during a particular key year in the child’s life. Read more at  the UAlbany NewsCenter.

Prison Recidivism

By |November 29th, 2017|News|

Nov. 28, 2017 CSDA Associate Shawn Bushway discussed about his study on Prison Recidivism in The Conversation Read more comprehensive story at  the UAlbany NewsCenter.

William Pridemore Named SUNY Distinguished Professor

By |November 28th, 2017|News|

Nov. 27, 2017 CSDA Associate William Pridemore appointed to SUNY’s highest faculty rank. Read more at  the UAlbany NewsCenter.

How to Stay Healthy When You’re Out of a Job

By |November 28th, 2017|News|

Nov. 23, 2017 CSDA Associate Kate Strully discussed about her research on evaluating the potential for job loss to impact people's health in an articles on U.S. News & World Report

A Gift for Preeminence

By |October 23rd, 2017|News|

October 23, 2017 CSDA Associate Alan Lizotte pledged a gift to the School of Criminal Justice to promote doctoral and postdoctoral training and research . Read more at  the UAlbany NewsCenter.

Assessing Feasibility and Acceptability of mHealth among Underserved HIV+ Cocaine Users and Their Healthcare Providers

By |October 20th, 2017|Population Health|

Iproceedings Brown, Shan-Estelle, Archana Krishnan*, Yerina Ranjit, Ruthanne Marcus, and Frederick Altice ABSTRACT Background: HIV-infected individuals with comorbidities like drug addiction have difficulty staying in medical care and adhering to antiretroviral medication which, if taken regularly, results in viral suppression and greatly reduces risk of transmission to others. Since cocaine is not amenable to pharmacological [...]