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SPH Home Epidemiology & Biostatistics Faculty Colleen McLaughlin
Epi and Biostatistics

Colleen McLaughlin

Assistant Professor
School of Public Health, SUNY

Research Scientist
NYS Department of Health

New York State Cancer Registry, NYSDOH
Corning Tower room 536, ESP
Albany, NY 12237

Phone:(518) 474-2255
Fax: (518) 473-6789
E-mail: ccm01@health.state.ny.us



  • PhD, SUNY Albany School of Public Health, 2005
  • MPH, Epidemiology, Emory University, 1989

Courses Taught:
EPI 604 Cancer Epidemiology
EPI 601 Topics in Epidemiologic Methods

Research intrests
Cancer epidemiology and surveillance

Selected Publications:

McLaughlin CC, Baptiste MS, Schymura MJ, Nasca PC, Zdeb MS. Maternal weight, birth weight and childhood leukemia. British J Cancer. 2006;94:1738-1744.

McLaughlin CC, Baptiste MS, Schymura MJ, Nasca PC, Zdeb MS. Maternal and infant birth characteristics and hepatoblastoma. Amer J Epi. 2006;163:818-828.

Wu X, Groves FD, McLaughlin CC, Jemal A, Martin J, Chen VW. Cancer incidence patterns among adolescents and young adults in the United States. Cancer Causes Control. 2005;16:309-20.

Adelman A, McLaughlin CC, Wu XC, Chen VW, Groves F. Urbanization and incidence of acute lymphocytic leukemia among United States children ages 0-4. British J. Cancer, 2005; 92:2084-2088

Jemal A, Ward E, Wu XC, Martin HJ, McLaughlin CC, Thun MJ. Geographic patterns of prostate cancer mortality and variations in access to medical care in the United States. Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers Prevention 2005; 14:590-5.

McLaughlin CC, Wu XC, Jemal A, Martin HJ, Roche LM, Chen VW. Incidence of noncutaneous melanomas in the U.S. Cancer 2005; 103:1000-7.

Boscoe FP, McLaughlin C, Schymura MJ, Kielb CL. Visualization of the spatial scan statistic using nested circles. Health Place. 2003; 9:273-7.

Boscoe FP, McLaughlin CC. The effect of seasonal residence on cancer incidence rates. J Reg Management 2002; 29(1):3-8.

McLaughlin CC. Confidentiality protection in publicly released central cancer registry data. J Reg Management 2002; 29(3):84-88..


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