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SPH Home Epidemiology & Biostatistics Faculty David Strogatz
Epi and Biostatistics

David Strogatz

Associate Professor and Chair
School of Public Health, SUNY

School of Public Health
University at Albany, SUNY
1 University Place
Rensselaer, NY 12144-3456

Phone:(518) 402-0401
Fax: (518) 402-0380
E-mail: dss01@health.state.ny.us



  • M.S.P.H. (Epidemiology), University of North Carolina, 1979
  • Ph.D. (Epidemiology), University of North Carolina, 1983

Courses Taught:
Epidemiology 501 (Principles and Methods of Epidemiology I)
Epidemiology 601 (General Topics in Epidemiologic Methods)
Epidemiology 620 (Epidemiology of Cardiovascular Disease)
Philosophy 506 (Philosophical and Ethical Issues in Public Health) co-taught with Bonnie Steinbock

Research intrests
Epidemiology of cardiovascular disease; evaluation of community-based programs for prevention of disease

Selected Publications:

Strogatz DS, Croft JB, James SA, Keenan NL, Browning SR, Garrett JM, Curtis AB. Social Support, Stress and Blood Pressure in Black Adults. Epidemiology 1997;8:482-487.

James SA, Jamijoum L, Raghunathan TE, Strogatz DS, Furth ED, Khazanie PG. Physical Activity and NIDDM in African-Americans: the Pitt County Study. Diabetes Care 1998;21:555-562.

Curtis AB, Strogatz DS, James SA, Raghunathan TE. The Contribution of Baseline Weight and Weight Gain to Blood Pressure Change in African Americans: the Pitt County Study. Annals of Epidemiology 1998;8:497-503.

Fisher BD, Strogatz DS. Community Measures of Low-Fat Milk Consumption: Comparing Store Shelves with Households. American Journal of Public Health 1999;89:235-237.

Institute of Medicine . Committee to Review the Health Effects in Vietnam Veterans of Exposure to Herbicides. Herbicide/Dioxin Exposure and Acute Myelogenous Leukemia in the Children of Vietnam Veterans. Washington, DC: National Academy Press, 2002.

Houghton JL, Strogatz DS, Torosoff MT, Smith UE, Feih SA, Kuhner PA, Philbin EF, Carr AA. African Americans with LVH Demonstrate Depressed Sensitivity of the Coronary Microcircula-tion to Stimulated Relaxation. Hypertension 2003; 42:269-276.

Armstrong DL, Strogatz DS, Wang R. United State Coronary Mortality Trend, and Community Services Associated with Occupational Structure, Among Blacks and Whites, 1984-1988. Social Science and Medicine 2004;58:2349-2361.

Institute of Medicine . Committee to Review the Health Effects in Vietnam Veterans of Exposure to Herbicides. Veterans and Agent Orange: Update 2004. Washington, DC: National Academy Press, 2005.

James SA, VanHoewyk J, Belli RF, Strogatz DS, Williams DR, Raghunathan TE. Lifecourse Socioeconomic Position and Hypertension in African American Men: the Pitt County Study. American Journal of Public Health 2006:96:812-817.

arle-Richardson G, Jenkins PL, Strogatz D, Bell EM, May JJ. Development and Initial Assessment of Objective Fatigue Measures for Apple Harvest Work. Applied Ergonomics 2006;37:719-727.


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