Edmond D. Shenassa, ScD, is an adjunct associate professor of community health and is currently at the University of Maryland School of Public Health in the Section of Maternal and Child health
Reading, R., Haynes, r., Shenassa, E. (2005). Neighbourhood influences on child injury risk. Children, Youth and Environments, 15, 165-185.
Shenassa, E. & Brown, M.J. (2004) Maternal smoking and infantile gastrointestinal dysregualtion: The case of colic. Pediatrics,114,e497-e506
Shenassa, E., Rogers, M., Spalding, K., & Roberts, M. (2004). Safer storage of firearms at home and risk of suicide: A study of protective factors in a nationally representative sample. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, 58, 841-848.
Shenassa, E. & Daskalakis, C. (2004). Smoking prevention: Implications of study design, research setting, and goals. Nicotine & Tobacco Research, 6, 321-325.
Shenassa, E., Stubbendick, A., & Brown, M.J. (2004). Social disparities in the risk of non-fatal hsopitalized pediatric injuries: A multilevel study. American Journal of Public Health, 94, 633-639.
Shenassa, E., Catlin, S., & Buka, S. (2003). Lethality of firearms relative to other suicide methods: A population based study. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, 57, 120-124.
Buka, S., Shenassa, E., & Niaura, R. (2003). Elevated risk of tobacco dependence among offpsring of mothers who smoke during pregnancy: A 30-year prospective study. American Journal of Psychiatry, 160:1978-1984.
Shenassa, E., McCaffery, J. Swan, G., Khroyan,T., Lyons, M., Lerman, C. et al. (2003) Intergenerational transmission of tobacco use and dependence: A transdisciplinary perspective. Nicotine & Tobacco Research, 5, s55-s69.
Shenassa, E. (2002). Delivering the goods: The relevance of classification accuracy to the design of community intervention and prevention programs. Journal of Community Psychology, 30, 197-210.
Shenassa, E., & Earls, F. (2001). On the application of psychology to public health: Identification versus explanation. Journal of Community Psychology, 29, 83-85.
Shenassa, E. (2001). Society, physical health and modern epidemiology. Epidemiology, 12, 467-470.
Shenassa, E. (1999). Application of capture-recapture methods to epidemiological studies of alcohol related problems. Alocholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, 23, 1843-1847
Shenassa, E., Daskalakis, C., & Buka, S. (in press). Utility of indices of gun availability in the community. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health.
New Investigator Symposia Award, Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco, 2001.