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Jay Christian, PhD

Cancer Center Member

jay christian

Research Programs:
Cancer Prevention and Control

College of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology

Faculty Rank:
Assistant Professor

Research Focus

Spatial analysis, tobacco and other behavioral risk factors, environmental exposures.

Contact Information

111 Washington Ave. #211B
Lexington, KY 40506
United States

Phone
859-218-2016

Publications

  1. Factors associated with smoking abstinence after diagnosis of early stage lung cancer. Hopenhayn C, Christian WJ, Christian A, Studts J, Mullett T. Lung Cancer 80.1 (2013): 55-61.
  2. Population cancer risks associated with coal mining: a systematic review. Jenkins WD, Christian WJ, Mueller G, Robbins KT. PloS one 8.8 (2013): e71312.
  3. Using geospatial technologies to explore activity-based retail food environments. Christian WJ. Spatial and spatio-temporal epidemiology 3.4 (2012): 287-295.
  4. Exploring geographic variation in lung cancer incidence in Kentucky using a spatial scan statistic: elevated risk in the Appalachian coal-mining region. Christian WJ, Huang B, Rinehart J, Hopenhayn C. Public Health Reports (2011): 789-796.
  5. Acceptance of the HPV vaccine for adolescent girls: analysis of state-added questions from the BRFSS. Christian WJ, Christian A, Hopenhayn C. Journal of Adolescent Health 44.5 (2009): 437-445.

Education