Lance Waller






Kennedy C, Liu Y, Meng X, Strosnider H, Waller LA, Zhou Y. (2021). Developing indices to identify hotspots of skin cancer vulnerability among the Non-Hispanic White population in the United States. Annals of epidemiology

Schaber KL, Morrison AC, Elson WH, Astete-Vega H, Córdova-López JJ, Ríos López EJ, Flores WLQ, Santillan ASV, Scott TW, Waller LA, Kitron U, Barker CM, Perkins TA, Rothman AL, Vazquez-Prokopec GM, Elder JP, Paz-Soldan VA. (2021). The impact of dengue illness on social distancing and caregiving behavior. PLoS neglected tropical diseases, 15(7)

Schaber KL, Perkins TA, Lloyd AL, Waller LA, Kitron U, Paz-Soldan VA, Elder JP, Rothman AL, Civitello DJ, Elson WH, Morrison AC, Scott TW, Vazquez-Prokopec GM. (2021). Disease-driven reduction in human mobility influences human-mosquito contacts and dengue transmission dynamics. PLoS computational biology, 17(1)

Nethery RC, Rushovich T, Peterson E, Chen JT, Waterman PD, Krieger N, Waller L, Coull BA. (2021). Comparing denominator sources for real-time disease incidence modeling: American Community Survey and WorldPop. SSM - population health, (14)

Smith DK, Sullivan PS, Cadwell B, Waller LA, Siddiqi A, Mera-Giler R, Hu X, Hoover KW, Harris NS, McCallister S. (2020). Evidence of an Association of Increases in Pre-exposure Prophylaxis Coverage With Decreases in Human Immunodeficiency Virus Diagnosis Rates in the United States, 2012-2016. Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America

Kalia V, Schuur SS, Hobson KA, Chang HH, Waller LA, Hare SR, Gribble MO. (2020). Relationship between the Pacific Decadal Oscillation (PDO) and persistent organic pollutants in sympatric Alaskan seabird (Uria aalge and U. lomvia) eggs between 1999 and 2010. Chemosphere, (262)

Ko YA, Hu Y, Quyyumi AA, Waller LA, Voit EO, Ziegler TR, Lampl M, Martin GS. (2020). Comparison of physical examination and laboratory data between a clinical study and electronic health records. PloS one, 15(7)

Steele MK, Wikswo ME, Hall AJ, Koelle K, Handel A, Levy K, Waller LA, Lopman BA. (2020). Characterizing Norovirus Transmission from Outbreak Data, United States. Emerging infectious diseases, 26(8)

McLaughlin TA, Nizam A, Hayara FO, Ouma GS, Campbell A, Khayumbi J, Ongalo J, Ouma SG, Shah NS, Altman JD, Kaushal D, Rengarajan J, Ernst JD, Blumberg HM, Waller LA, Gandhi NR, Day CL, Benkeser D. (2021). Schistosoma mansoni Infection Is Associated With a Higher Probability of Tuberculosis Disease in HIV-Infected Adults in Kenya. Journal of acquired immune deficiency syndromes (1999), 86(2)

Cavany SM, España G, Lloyd AL, Waller LA, Kitron U, Astete H, Elson WH, Vazquez-Prokopec GM, Scott TW, Morrison AC, Reiner RC Jr., Perkins TA. (2020). Optimizing the deployment of ultra-low volume and indoor residual spraying for dengue outbreak response. PLoS computational biology, 16(4)

Lynch KM, Lyles RH, Waller LA, Abadi AM, Bell JE, Gribble MO. (2020). Drought severity and all-cause mortality rates among adults in the United States: 1968-2014. Environmental health : a global access science source, 19(1)

Collin LJ, Cronin-Fenton D, Ahern TP, Goodman M, McCullough LE, Waller LA, Kjærsgaard A, Damkier P, Christiansen PM, Ejlertsen B, Jensen MB, Sorensen HT, Lash TL. (2020). Early discontinuation of endocrine therapy and recurrence of breast cancer among premenopausal women. Clinical cancer research : an official journal of the American Association for Cancer Research

Manrique-Saide P, Dean NE, Halloran ME, Longini IM, Collins MH, Waller LA, Gomez-Dantes H, Lenhart A, Hladish TJ, Che-Mendoza A, Kirstein OD, Romer Y, Correa-Morales F, Palacio-Vargas J, Mendez-Vales R, Pérez PG, Pavia-Ruz N, Ayora-Talavera G, Vazquez-Prokopec GM. (2020). The TIRS trial: protocol for a cluster randomized controlled trial assessing the efficacy of preventive targeted indoor residual spraying to reduce Aedes-borne viral illnesses in Merida, Mexico. Trials, 21(1)

Cheng Q, Collender PA, Heaney AK, Li X, Dasan R, Li C, Lewnard JA, Zelner JL, Liang S, Chang HH, Waller LA, Lopman BA, Yang C, Remais JV. (2020). The DIOS framework for optimizing infectious disease surveillance: Numerical methods for simulation and multi-objective optimization of surveillance network architectures. PLoS computational biology, 16(12)

Sumetsky N, Mair C, Wheeler-Martin K, Cerda M, Waller LA, Ponicki WR, Gruenewald PJ. (2021). Predicting the Future Course of Opioid Overdose Mortality: An Example From Two US States. Epidemiology (Cambridge, Mass.), 32(1)

Kempker JA, Abril MK, Chen Y, Kramer MR, Waller LA, Martin GS. (2020). The Epidemiology of Respiratory Failure in the United States 2002-2017: A Serial Cross-Sectional Study. Critical care explorations, 2(6)

Switchenko JM, Jennings JM, Waller LA. (2020). Exploring spatially varying demographic associations with gonorrhea incidence in Baltimore, Maryland, 2002-2005. Journal of geographical systems, 22(2)

Clasen T, Checkley W, Peel JL, Balakrishnan K, McCracken JP, Rosa G, Thompson LM, Barr DB, Clark ML, Johnson MA, Waller LA, Jaacks LM, Steenland K, Miranda JJ, Chang HH, Kim DY, McCollum ED, Davila-Roman VG, Papageorghiou A, Rosenthal JP,. (2020). Design and Rationale of the HAPIN Study: A Multicountry Randomized Controlled Trial to Assess the Effect of Liquefied Petroleum Gas Stove and Continuous Fuel Distribution. Environmental health perspectives, 128(4)

Fecht D, Cockings S, Hodgson S, Piel FB, Martin D, Waller LA. (2020). Advances in mapping population and demographic characteristics at small-area levels. International journal of epidemiology, 49(Supplement_1)

Li X, Chang HH, Cheng Q, Collender PA, Li T, He J, Waller LA, Lopman BA, Remais JV. (2020). A spatial hierarchical model for integrating and bias-correcting data from passive and active disease surveillance systems. Spatial and spatio-temporal epidemiology, (35)

Chang HH, Pan A, Lary DJ, Waller LA, Zhang L, Brackin BT, Finley RW, Faruque FS. (2019). Time-series analysis of satellite-derived fine particulate matter pollution and asthma morbidity in Jackson, MS. Environmental monitoring and assessment, 191(Suppl 2)

Altherr FM, Nute AW, Zerihun M, Sata E, Stewart AEP, Gessese D, Melak B, Astale T, Ayenew G, Callahan EK, Chanyalew M, Gashaw B, Waller LA, Tadesse Z, Nash SD. (2019). Associations between Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) and trachoma clustering at aggregate spatial scales, Amhara, Ethiopia. Parasites & vectors, 12(1)

Ali F, Immergluck LC, Leong T, Waller L, Malhotra K, Jerris RC, Edelson M, Rust GS. (2019). A Spatial Analysis of Health Disparities Associated with Antibiotic Resistant Infections in Children Living in Atlanta (2002-2010). EGEMS (Washington, DC), 7(1)

Lloyd AL, Kitron U, Perkins TA, Vazquez-Prokopec GM, Waller LA. (2019). The basic reproductive number for disease systems with multiple coupled heterogeneities. Mathematical biosciences, (321)

Lyles RH, Weiss P, Waller LA. (2019). Calibrated Bayesian Credible Intervals for Binomial Proportions. Journal of statistical computation and simulation, 90(1)

Collin LJ, Ulrichsen SP, Ahern TP, Goodman M, McCullough LE, Waller LA, Bang Christensen K, Damkier P, Hamilton-Dutoit S, Lauridsen KL, Yacoub R, Christiansen PM, Ejlertsen B, Sørensen HT, Cronin-Fenton DP, Lash TL. (2020). 17β-Hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase 1:2 and breast cancer recurrence: a Danish population-based study. Acta oncologica (Stockholm, Sweden), 59(3)

Schaber KL, Paz-Soldan VA, Morrison AC, Elson WHD, Rothman AL, Mores CN, Astete-Vega H, Scott TW, Waller LA, Kitron U, Elder JP, Barker CM, Perkins TA, Vazquez-Prokopec GM. (2019). Dengue illness impacts daily human mobility patterns in Iquitos, Peru. PLoS neglected tropical diseases, 13(9)

Quick H, Waller LA. (2018). Using spatiotemporal models to generate synthetic data for public use. Spatial and spatio-temporal epidemiology, (27)

Waller LA. (2018). Estimate suggests many infant deaths in sub-Saharan Africa attributable to air pollution. Nature, 559(7713)

Pileggi SM, Jordan H, Clennon JA, Whitney E, Benbow ME, Merritt R, McIntosh M, Kimbirauskas R, Small P, Boakye D, Quaye C, Qi J, Campbell L, Gronseth J, Ampadu E, Opare W, Waller LA. (2017). Landscape and environmental influences on Mycobacterium ulcerans distribution among aquatic sites in Ghana. PLoS One, 12(4)

Waller LA, Miller GW. (2016). More than Manuscripts: Reproducibility, Rigor, and Research Productivity in the Big Data Era. Toxicological sciences : an official journal of the Society of Toxicology, 149(2)

Brooke RJ, Kretzschmar ME, Hackert V, Hoebe CJ, Teunis PF, Waller LA. (2017). Spatial Prediction of Coxiella burnetii Outbreak Exposure via Notified Case Counts in a Dose-Response Model. Epidemiology (Cambridge, Mass.), 28(1)

Alves AT, Nobre FF, Waller LA. (2016). Exploring spatial patterns in the associations between local AIDS incidence and socioeconomic and demographic variables in the state of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Spatial and spatio-temporal epidemiology, (17)

Krall JR, Chang HH, Sarnat SE, Peng RD, Waller LA. (2015). Current Methods and Challenges for Epidemiological Studies of the Associations Between Chemical Constituents of Particulate Matter and Health. Current environmental health reports, 2(4)

Chang HH, Warren JL, Darrow LA, Reich BJ, Waller LA. (2015). Assessment of critical exposure and outcome windows in time-to-event analysis with application to air pollution and preterm birth study. Biostatistics (Oxford, England), 16(3)

Goswami ND, Schmitz MM, Sanchez T, Dasgupta S, Sullivan P, Cooper H, Rane D, Kelly J, Del Rio C, Waller LA. (2016). Understanding Local Spatial Variation Along the Care Continuum: The Potential Impact of Transportation Vulnerability on HIV Linkage to Care and Viral Suppression in High-Poverty Areas, Atlanta, Georgia. Journal of acquired immune deficiency syndromes (1999), 72(1)

Tran P, Waller L. (2015). Variability in results from negative binomial models for Lyme disease measured at different spatial scales. Environmental research, (136)

Gorman DM, Gruenewald PJ, Waller LA. (2013). Linking Places to Problems: Geospatial Theories of Neighborhoods, Alcohol and Crime. GeoJournal, 78(3)

Tran PM, Waller L. (2013). Effects of landscape fragmentation and climate on Lyme disease incidence in the northeastern United States. Ecohealth, 10(4)

Waller LA. (2013). Commentary: Regarding assessments of chance in investigations of 'cluster series'. International journal of epidemiology, 42(2)

Wheeler DC, Ward MH, Waller LA. (2012). Spatial-temporal Analysis of Cancer Risk in Epidemiologic Studies with Residential Histories. Annals of the Association of American Geographers. Association of American Geographers, 102(5)

Waller LA, Särkkä A, Olsbo V, Myllymäki M, Panoutsopoulou IG, Kennedy WR, Wendelschafer-Crabb G. (2011). Second-order spatial analysis of epidermal nerve fibers. Statistics in medicine, 30(23)

McClellan WM, Wasse H, McClellan AC, Holt J, Krisher J, Waller LA. (2010). Geographic concentration of poverty and arteriovenous fistula use among ESRD patients. Journal of the American Society of Nephrology : JASN, 21(10)

Berke O, Waller L. (2010). On the effect of diagnostic misclassification bias on the observed spatial pattern in regional count data--a case study using West Nile virus mortality data from Ontario, 2005. Spatial and spatio-temporal epidemiology, 1(2-3)

Waller LA, Carlin BP. (2010). Disease mapping. Chapman & Hall/CRC handbooks of modern statistical methods, (2010)

Waller LA. (2010). Bridging gaps between statistical and mathematical modeling in ecology. Ecology, 91(12)

Hooten MB, Anderson J, Waller LA. (2010). Assessing North American influenza dynamics with a statistical SIRS model. Spatial and spatio-temporal epidemiology, 1(2-3)

Wheeler DC, Hickson DA, Waller LA. (2010). Assessing Local Model Adequacy in Bayesian Hierarchical Models Using the Partitioned Deviance Information Criterion. Computational statistics & data analysis, 54(6)

Waller LA. (2008). Statistics in disease ecology: introduction to a special issue. Environmental and ecological statistics, 15(3)

Wheeler DC, Waller LA. (2008). Mountains, valleys, and rivers: The transmission of raccoon rabies over a heterogeneous landscape. Journal of agricultural, biological, and environmental statistics, 13(4)

Lu C, Barr DB, Pearson MA, Waller LA. (2008). Dietary intake and its contribution to longitudinal organophosphorus pesticide exposure in urban/suburban children. Environmental health perspectives, 116(4)

Cook CB, Hentz JG, Miller WJ, Tsui C, Naylor DB, Ziemer DC, Waller LA. (2007). Relationship of diabetes with cardiovascular disease-related hospitalization rates, length of stay, and charges: analysis by race/ethnicity, age, and sex. Ethnicity & disease, 17(4)

Waller LA, Hill EG, Rudd RA. (2006). The geography of power: statistical performance of tests of clusters and clustering in heterogeneous populations. Statistics in medicine, 25(5)

Cook CB, Naylor DB, Hentz JG, Miller WJ, Tsui C, Ziemer DC, Waller LA. (2006). Disparities in diabetes-related hospitalizations: relationship of age, sex, and race/ethnicity with hospital discharges, lengths of stay, and direct inpatient charges. Ethnicity & disease, 16(1)

Boyd HA, Flanders WD, Addiss DG, Waller LA. (2005). Residual spatial correlation between geographically referenced observations: a Bayesian hierarchical modeling approach. Epidemiology (Cambridge, Mass.), 16(4)

Waller LA. (2004). Invited commentary: Surveilling surveillance--some statistical comments. American journal of epidemiology, 159(3)

Bowman FD, Waller LA. (2004). Modelling of cardiac imaging data with spatial correlation. Statistics in medicine, 23(6)

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