Marilyn Browne, Ph.D.
SUNY Assistant Professor
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics
NYS Department of Health
Congenital Malformations Registry
New York State Department of Health
Bureau of Environmental & Occupational Epidemiology
Empire State Plaza-Corning Tower, Room 1203
Albany, NY 12237
Phone: (518) 402-7974
Fax: (518) 402-7769
University at Albany, Ph.D. Epidemiology
University of Cincinnati, M.S. Epidemiology
Perinatal epidemiology, in particular congenital malformations research; environmental epidemiology.
Guest lecturer, mentor students working on thesis and dissertation projects.
Selected Publications and Presentations:
ML Browne, AT Hoyt, ML Feldkamp, SA Rasmussen, EG Marshall, CM Druschel, PA Romitti.
Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol. 2011; 91(2):93-101.
ML Browne, SA Rasmussen, AT Hoyt, et al. Maternal thyroid disease, thyroid medication use, and selected birth defects in the National Birth Defects Prevention Study. Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol. 2009; 85(7):621-8.
ML Browne, EM Bell, CM Druschel, et al. Maternal caffeine consumption and risk of cardiovascular malformations. Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol 2007; 79(7):533-543.
ML Browne. Maternal Exposure to Caffeine and Risk of Congenital Anomalies: a Systematic Review. Epidemiology 2006; 17:324-331.
ML Browne, D Varadarajulu, EL Lewis-Michl, EF Fitzgerald. Cancer incidence and asbestos in drinking water, Town of Woodstock, New York, 1980–1998. Environ Res 2005, 98(2):224-232.
ML Browne. Commentary: Priorities in epidemiological studies of drowning prevention. Int J Epidemiol 2004; 33(5):1063-4.
ML Browne, EL Lewis-Michl, AD Stark. Unintentional drownings among New York State residents, 1988-1994. Public Health Rep 2003; 118(5):448-58.
ML Browne, EL Lewis-Michl, AD Stark. Watercraft-related drownings among New York State residents, 1988-1994. Public Health Rep 2003; 118(5):459-63.
ML Browne, EL Lewis-Michl, AD Stark. Investigation and reporting practices for drownings: implications for injury prevention research in New York State. Am J Forensic Med Pathol 2002; 23(4):398-401.
ML Browne, CL Ju, GM Recer, LR Kallenbach, JM Melius, EG Horn. A prospective study of health symptoms and Aspergillus fumigatus spore counts near a grass and leaf composting facility. Compost Science & Utilization 2001; 9(3):241-249.