Primary Faculty

Plante C., Sandhu N., Bandara T., Fuller D., Neudorf C. (2022). Defining the “local public health unit” for public health systems and services research in Canada. Canadian Journal of Public Health. doi: 

Malkin J., Allen Scott L., Machado A.A., Teare G., Snider J., Tirmizi S.F.A., Bandara T., Rathwell M., Neudorf C. Factors influencing human papillomavirus school-based immunization in Alberta: A mixed-methods study protocol. PLoS ONE 17(12): e0278472.

Bandara T., Neudorf C., Muhajarine N. (2022). An equitybased assessment of immunizationrelated responses in urban Alberta during the 2014 measles outbreak: A comparative analysis between Calgary and Edmonton. Canadian Journal of Public Health: doi: 10.17269/s41997-021-00578-5.                                                           

Plante C., Bandara T., Littlejohns L.B., Sandhu N., Pham A., Neudorf C. (2021). Surveying the local public health response to COVID-19 in Canada: Study Protocol. PLOS ONE. 16(11): e0259590.

Nasser R., Cammer A., Bandara T., Bovee, S. (2021). Staff perceptions of a mealtime management educational video for training in long term care homes. Canadian Journal of Dietetic Practice and Research.  15;1-6. doi:10.3148/cjdpr-2020-031. 

Bielska IA, Embrett M, Jewett L, Buote R, Manis DR, Parikh M, Speicher DJ, Agarwal G, Nartowski R, Finnegan H, Bandara T, Hamilton CB, Moore E, Liu RH, Roher SIG, Lopatina E, Nguyen DTK, Lawrence L, Lukewich J. (2020). Canada’s Multi-Jurisdictional COVID-19 Public Health Response – January to May 2020. Public Health and Governance/Zdrowie Publiczne i Zarządzanie; 18(1):88-105.

Bandara T, Musto R, Kancir J, Neudorf C. Public health physician perspectives on developing and deploying clinical practice guidelines during the 2009 H1N1 pandemic. (2020). Healthcare Management Forum. 33(4).

Goodridge, D., Bandara, T., Marciniuk, D., Hutchinson, S., Crossman, L., Kachur, B., Higgins, D., Bennett, A. (2019). Promoting chronic disease management in persons with complex social needs: A qualitative descriptive study. Chronic Respiratory Disease.  January 2019. doi: 10.1177/1479973119832025.

Fuller, D., Neudorf, J., Lockhart, S., Plante, C., Roberts, H., Bandara, T., Neudorf, C. (2019). Individual- and area-level socioeconomic inequalities in diabetes mellitus in Saskatchewan between 2007 and 2012: A cross-sectional analysis. Canadian Medical Association Journal Open. January 21, 2019: doi: 10.9778/cmajo.20180042.

Bandara, T., Banerjee, A., Dhillon, J., Rafferty, E. (2015). Developing the tools to manage complex crises: Training students in interdisciplinarity. Pedagogy in Health Promotion. December 2, 2015: doi: 10. 1177/2373379915614867.


*Palubiski, L., Crizzle, A.M. (2016). Evidence based review of fitness-to-drive and return-to-driving following traumatic brain injury. Geriatrics: Special issue on Impaired driving skills in older adults, 1(3):17.

Rapoport M.J., Sukhawathanakul, P., Naglie, G., Tuokko, H., Myers, A.M., Crizzle, A.M., Korner-Bitensky, N., Vrkljan, B., Bedard, M., Porter, M., Mazer, B., Gelinas, I., Man-Son-Hing, M., Marshall, S. (2016). Is cognitive performance associated with older adults’ driving behaviours and attitudes over time? Canadian Journal on Aging: Special Issue: Older Driver Research, in press.

Crizzle, A.M, Classen, S, LaFranca, C., Silver, W., Eisenschenk, S. (2015). The effect of anti-epileptic drug levels on the driving performance of people with epilepsy. Open Journal of Occupational Therapy3(4), 1-11.

Crizzle, A.M., Myers, A.M. (2013). Examination of naturalistic driving practices in drivers with Parkinson’s disease compared to age and gender-matched controls.  Accident Analysis and Prevention, 50, 724-731.

Vrkljan, B.H., Myers, A.M., Crizzle, A.M., Blanchard, R.A., Marshall, S. (2013). Evaluating medically at-risk drivers: A survey of assessment practices in Canada.Canadian Journal of Occupational Therapy80(5), 295-303.

Crizzle, A.M., Classen, S., Uc, E. (2012). Parkinson’s disease and driving: An evidence based review. Neurology, 79, 2067-2074. 

Crizzle, A.M., Newhouse, I.  (2006). Is physical exercise beneficial for persons with Parkinson’s disease?  Clinical Journal of Sports Medicine,16, 422-425.  

Schurer M J., Rafferty E., Schwandt M., Zeng W., Farag M., Jenkins E. (2016) Toxoplasmosis and Toxocariasis: An Assessment of Human Immunodeficiency Virus Comorbidity and Health-Care Costs in Canada. American Journal of Tropical Medicine.

Fiedeldey-Van Dijk C, Rowan M, Dell C, Mushquash C, Hopkins C, Fornssler B, Hall L, Mykota D, Farag M, Shea B. Honoring Indigenous culture-as-intervention: Development and validity of the Native Wellness AssessmentTM. Journal of Ethnicity in Substance Abuse. 2015 Mar 15:1-38.

Caldbick S., Wu X., Lynch T., Al-Khatib N., Andkhoie M., Farag M. The Financial Burden of Out of Pocket Prescription Drug Expenses in Canada. (2015) International Journal of Health Economics and Management: Volume 15, Issue 3, Page 329-33

Rowan M., Poole N., Shea B.,Gone J.P., Mykota D., Farag M., Hopkins C., Hall L., Mushquash C., and Dell C. (2015) A scoping study of cultural interventions to treat addictions in Indigenous populations: methods, strategies, and insights from a Two-Eyed Seeing approach. Substance abuse treatment, prevention, and policy, 10(1), 26.

Schurer, J. M., Rafferty, E., Farag, M., Zeng, W., & Jenkins, E. J. (2015). Echinococcosis: An Economic Evaluation of a Veterinary Public Health Intervention in Rural Canada. PLoS Neglected  Tropical Diseases, 9(7), e0003883.

Andkhoie M., Pandovska-Pelivanova E., Emmanue S., Lateef F., Szafron M., Farag ME. (2014) Demand and Burden of Dental Care in Canadian Households. International Journal of Economics and Finance; 6(9), p73.

Rowan M., Poole N., Shea B.,Gone J.P., Mykota D., Farag M., Hopkins C., Hall L., Mushquash C., and Dell C. (2014) Cultural interventions to treat addictions in Indigenous populations: findings from a scoping study. Substance abuse treatment, prevention, and policy, 9(1), 34.

Farag M., Nandakumar A.K., Wallack S.S., Gaumer G., Hodgkin D., Erbil C. (2013) Health Spending, Health Outcomes and the Role of Good Governance, International Journal of Health Care Finance and Economics, volume 13, Issue 1,Pages 33-52

Farag M., Nandakumar A.K., Wallack S.S., Gaumer G., Hodgkin D., Erbil C. (2012) The Income Elasticity of Health Care Spending in Developing and Developed Countries. International Journal of Health Care Finance and Economics Volume 12, Issue 2, Page 145-162

Farag M., Nandakumar A.K., Wallack S.S., Gaumer G., Hodgkin D. (2009). Donor Funding and Government Health Spending in Developing Countries. Health Affairs 28, no.4. pages 1045-1055

MacKinnon, J. (2016) Sooner, Safer, Smarter: Wait Times in Canada and the Saskatchewan Surgical Initiative, Fraser Institute

MacDonald Laurier Institute video featuring Dr. J. MacKinnon and her report Health Care Reform from the Cradle of Medicare.

MacKinnon, J. (2014) Health Care Reform from the Cradle of Medicare for the MacDonald Laurier Institute (MLI).

Paternak, A., S. Hon Ng, R. Buchanan, S. Mertens, G.K. Mutwiri, V. Gerdts and H. Wilson. 2014. Oral antigen exposure in newborn piglets induces oral immunity in response to systemic immunization in response to systemic vaccination in later life. BMC Veterinary Research

Dar, A., S. Tikoo, A. Potter, L.A. Babiuk, H. Townsend, V. Gerdts and G. Mutwiri. 2014. CpG-ODNs induced changes in cytokine/chemokine genes expression associated with suppression of infectous bronchitis virus replication in chicken lungs. Veterinary Immunology & Imunopathology. 160: 209-17.

Levast, B., S. Awate, L.A. Babiuk, G.K. Mutwiri, V. Gerdts and S. van Drunen Littel-van den Hurk. Vaccine potentiation by combination adjuvants. 2014. Vaccines (in press).

Awate, S., H. Wilson, B. Singh, L.A. Babiuk and G.K. Mutwiri. 2014. The adjuvant PCEP induces recrutiment of myeloid and lymhoid cells in injection site and draining lymph node. Vaccine. 32: 2420-7.

Jimbo, S., P. Griebel, L.A. Babiu and G.K. Mutwiri. 2014. IL-10-secreting cells are present in sheep jejunal Peyer's patches during fetal development. Cell & Tissue Research.356: 417-25.

Awate, S., L.A. Babiuk and G.K. Mutwiri. 2013. Mechanisms of action of adjuvants. Frontiers in Immunology. 4:114.

Gerdts, V., G. Mutwiri, J. Richards, S. van den Hurk and A. Potter. 2013. Carrier molecules in Veterinary Vaccines. Vaccine. 31: 596-602.

Lohmann, K.,  A.M. Lopez, S.T. Manning, F.J. Marques, R. Brownlie, A.L. Allen, A.E. Sangster, G. Mutwiri, V. Gerdts, A. Potter and H.G.G. Townsend. 2013. Failure of a VapA/CpG ODN vaccine to protect foals against experimental Rhodococcus equi pneumonia despite induction of VapA-specific antibody and IFN-γ response. Canadian Journal of Veterinary Research. 77: 161-9.

A. Awate, H.L. Wilson, K. Lai, L.A. Babiuk and G. Mutwiri 2012. Activation of adjuvant core response genes by the novel adjuvant PCEP. Molecular Immunology. 51: 292-303.

L.M. Lobanova, N.F. Eng, M. Satkunarajah, G.K. Mutwiri, J.M. Rinin and A.N. Zakhartchouk. 2012. The recombinant globular head of the measles virus hemaglutinin protein as a subunit vaccine against measles. Vaccine. 30: 3061-3067.

A. Dar, K. Lai, D. Dent, A. Potter, V. Gerdts, L.A. Babiuk and G.K. Mutwiri. 2012. Administration of poly[di(sodium carboxylatoethylphenoxy)]phosphazene (PCEP) as an adjuvant activated mixed Th1/Th2 immune responses in pigs. Veterinary Immunology and Immunpathology. 146: 289-295.

R. Buchanan, R., Y. Popowych, C. Dagenais, N. Asic, G.K. Mutwiri, A.A. Potter, L.A. Babiuk, P.J. Griebel and H.L. Wilson. 2012. Interferon -gamma and B-cell activating factor (BAFF) promote bovine B cell activation independent of TLR9 and T-cell signaling. Veterinary Immunology and Immunopathology. 145 (1-2): 453-63.

A. Andrianov and G.K. Mutwiri. 2012. Intradermal immunization using coated microneedles containing an immunoadjuvant. Vaccine. 30: 4355-4360.

A. Dar, A., S. Gomis, I. Shirley, G. K. Mutwiri, R. Brownlee, A. Potter, V. Gerdts and S. Tikoo. 2012. Pathotypic and Molecular characterization of a fowl adenovirus associated with inclusion body hepatitis in Saskatchewan chickens. Avian Diseases. 56 (1): 73-81.

S. Garlapati, N. Eng, T. Kiros, J. Kindrachuk, G. K. Mutwiri, R. Hancock, S. Halperin, A. Potter, L. Babiuk and V. Gertds. 2011.Immunization with PCEP microparticles containing pertussis toxoid, CpG ODN and a synthetic innate defense regulator peptide induces protective immunity against pertussis. Vaccine. 29 (38): 6540-8.

R. Huntsman, J. Elliott, E. Lewis, C Moore-Hepburn, J. Alcorn, H. Mansell, J.P. Appendino, R.E. Belanger, S. Corley, B. Crooks, A.M. Denny, Y. Finkelstein, A. Finley, R. Fung, A. Gilpin, C. Litalien, J. Jacobs, T.F. Oberlander, A. Palm, J. Palm, M. Polewicz, D. Quinn, S.R. Rassekh, A. Repetski, M.J. Rieder, A. Robson-McKay, B. Seifert, A. Shackelford, H. Siden, M. Szafron, G. Jong, R. Vallancourt, L.E. Kelly (2023). Removing barriers to accessing medical cannabis for paediatric patients. Paediatrics and Child Health. March 2023. pxac129.

J. Longworth, M. Szafron, A. Gruza, K. Da Silva. (2023). Cannabis and cannabinoid medications for
the treatment of chronic orofacial pain: A scoping review.
Dentistry Review. March 2023. 3(1): 15 pages.

S. Sattar, K. R. Haase, S. M.H. Alibhai, K. Penz, M. Szafron, S. Harenberg, E. Amir, S. Kuster,
E. Pitters, D. Campbell, M. L. McNeely. (2022).
Feasibility and efficacy of a remotely delivered fall prevention exercise program for community-dwelling older adults with cancer: Protocol for the STABLE trial. Journal of Geriatric Oncology. 13(8): 1273-1280.

M. Shafiee, P. Keshavarz, G. Lane, P. Pahwa, M. Szafron, D. Jennings, H. Vatanparast. (2022). Food Security Status of Indigenous Peoples in Canada According to the 4 Pillars of Food Security: A Scoping Review. Advances in Nutrition. 13(6): November 2022: 25372558.

C. Ochieng, S. Anand, G. Mutwiri, M. Szafron, and K. Alphonsus. (2021). Factors associated with COVID-19 vaccine hesitancy among visible minority groups from a global context: a scoping review. Vaccines. 9(12): 1445.

R. Huntsman, L. Kelly, J. Alcorn, J.P. Appendix, R. Belanger, B. Crooks, Y. Finkelstein, A. Gilpin, E. Lewis, C. Litalien, J. Jacobs, C. Moore-Hepburn, T. Oberlander, S.R. Rassekh, A. Repetski, M. Rieder, A. Shackelford, H. Siden, M. Szafron, G. Jong, R. Vaillancourt. (2021). Improving the regulation of medical cannabis in Canada to better serve pediatric patients. Canadian Medical Association Journal. 193(41): E1596-E1599.

M.E.J. Walker, M.L. Szafron, and J.M. Anonson. (2021). An International Spatial Analysis of Welfare Spendings Influence on Measles. Global Journal of Health Science. 13(10): 9-18.

H. Mansell, D. Quinn, L. Kelly, M. Szafron, and J. Alcorn. (2021). Pharmacokinetics and perceptions of children and young adults using Cannabis for ADHD and ODD: Protocol for a Mixed-Methods Proof-of-Concept Study. Journal of Medical Internet Research. 10(10): e31281.

P. Goundar, T. Macaulay, M. Szafron. (2021). A comparative analysis of laws on recreational cannabis edibles between Canada and the United States of America. International Journal of Drug Policy. 94: 103191.

M.E. Walker, D. Tchir, M. Szafron, and J. Anonson. (2021). The influence of welfare spending on national immunization outcomes: A scoping review. Scandinavian Journal of Public
. 49(6):628-638.

S.L. Finch, A.M. Rosenberg, A.J. Kusalik, F. Maleki, E. Rezaei, A. Baxter-Jones, S. Benseler, G. Boire,
D. Cabral, S. Campillo, G. Chdeville, A.L. Chetaille, P. Dancey, C. Duffy, K.W. Duffy, J. Guzman,
K. Houghton, A.M. Huber, R. Jurencak, B. Lang, R.M. Laxer, K. Morishita, K.G. Oen, R.E. Petty,
S.E. Ramsey, J. Roth, R. Schneider, R. Scuccimarri, E. Stringer, S.M.L. Tse, L.B. Tucker, S.E. Turvey,
M. Szafron, S. Whiting, R.S. Yeung, H. Vatanparast: BBOP Study Group. (2021). Higher concentrations of vitamin D in Canadian children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis compared to healthy controls are associated with more frequent use of vitamin D supplements and season of birth. Nutrition Research. 92:139-149.

M. Andkhoie, M. Szafron∗. (2021). Geographic disparities in Saskatchewan prostate cancer incidence and its association with physician density: analysis using Bayesian models. BMC Cancer. 21(1):948.

M. Andkhoie, M. Szafron*. (2020). Geographic factors associated with time-to-treatment outcomes for radiation therapy among localized prostate cancer patients in Saskatchewan.
Journal of Cancer Policy. 26: 100259.

M. Andkhoie, M. Szafron*. (2020). The impact of geographic location on Saskatchewan prostate cancer patient treatment choices: a multilevel and spatial analysis. Journal of Rural Health. 36: 564-576.

D. Tchir, M. Farag, M. Szafron*. (2020). Prostate specific antigen (PSA) screening rates and factors associated with screening in Eastern Canadian men: Findings from cross-sectional survey data. Canadian Urological Association Journal. 14(7):E319-E327.

D. Tchir, M. Szafron*. (2020).Occupational Health Needs and Predicted Well-Being in Office Workers Undergoing Web-Based Health Promotion Training: Cross-Sectional Study.
Journal of Medical Internet Research. 22(4): 1-10.

M. Andkhoie, D. Meyers M. Szafron. (2019). Factors underlying treatment decision-making for localized prostate cancer in the U.S. and Canada: A scoping review using principal component analysis. Canadian Urology Association Journal. 13(7):E220-5.

S. McClean, K. Baerg, J. Smith-Fehr, M. Szafron. (2018). Cost savings with transcutaneous screening versus total serum bilirubin for newborn jaundice in a hospital and community settings: a cost minimization analysis. Canadian Medical Association Journal Open. 6(3):E285-E291.

R. Bethune, N. Absher, M. Obiagwu, T. Qarmout, M. Steeves, M. Yagyoubi, R. Tikoo, M. Szafron, C. Dell, M. Farag. (2018). Social determinants of self-reported health
for Canada’s Indigenous peoples: a public health approach
. Public Health.

E. Z. Movassagh, A. D. G. Baxter-Jones, S. Kontulainen, S. Whiting, M. Szafron, H. Vatanparast. (2018). Vegetarian-style dietary pattern during adolescence has long-term positive impact on bone from adolescence to young adulthood: a longitudinal study. Nutrition Journal. 17:36.

H. Vatanparast, S. Whiting, A. Hossain, N. Mirhosseini, A. T. Merchant, M. Szafron. (2017). National pattern of grain products consumption among Canadians in association with body weight status. BMC Nutrition. 3:59.

B. McDonald, M. Kulkarni, M. Andkhoie, J. Kendall, S. Gall, S. Chelladurai,
M. Yaghoubi, S. McClean, M. Szafron
, M. Farag. (2017). Determinants of self-reported mental health and utilization of mental health services in Canada. International Journal of Mental Health. 46(4):299-311.

S. Bajaj, S. Ramayanam, S. Enebeli, H. Nsohtabien, M. Andkhoie, M. Yaghoubi, S. Gall, M. Szafron, M. Farag. (2017). Risk Factors For Sexually Transmitted Diseases in Canada and Provincial Variations. Social Medicine. 11(2): 62-69.

W.I.A. Bonner, M. Andkhoie, C. Thompson, M. Farag, M. Szafron∗. (2017). Patterns and factors of problematic marijuana use in the Canadian population: Evidence from three cross-sectional surveys. Canadian Journal of Public Health. 108(2): 110-116.

W.I.A. Bonner, R. Weiler, R. Orisatoki, X. Liu, M. Andkhoie, D. Ramsay,
M. Yaghoubi, M. Steeves, M. Szafron, M. Farag. (2017). Determinants of self-perceived health for Canadians aged 40 and older and policy implications. International Journal
for Equity in Health
. 16:94 (9pp).

E. Raffery, W.I.A. Bonner, J. Code, K. McBride, M. Andkhoie, R. Tikoo,
S. McClean
, C. Dell, M. Szafron, M. Farag. (2017). Factors influencing risky single occasion drinking in Canada and policy implications. Archives of Public Health. 75:22 (11pp).

W.R.D. Duff, P.D. Chilibeck, D.G. Candow, J.J. Gordon, R.S. Mason, R. Taylor-Gjevre, B. Nair, M. Szafron, A.D.G. Baxter-Jones, G.A. Zelle, S.A. Kontulainen. (2017). Effects of ibuprofen and resistance training on bone and muscle: A randomized controlled trial in older women. Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise. 49(4): 633-640.

S. Huffman, M. Szafron. (2017). Social correlates of leisure-time sedentary behaviours in Canadian adults. Preventive Medicine Reports. 5: 268-274.

E.Z. Movassagh, S. Kontulainen, A.D.G. Baxter-Jones, S. Whiting, M. Szafron,
M. Papadimitropoulos, H. Vatanparast. (2017).
Are milk and alternatives and fruit and vegetable intakes during adolescence associated with cortical and trabecular bone structure, density, and strength in adulthood? Osteoporosis International. 28(2): 609-619.

S. Bermedo-Carrasco, C. Waldner, J.N. Pena-Sanchez, M. Szafron. (2016). Spatial variations in cervical cancer prevention in Colombia: Geographical differences and associated socio- demographic factors. Spatial and Spatio-temporal Epidemiology. November, 19:78-90.

R.B. Magiri, K. Lai, A.M. Chaffey, H.L. Wilson, Berry W.E., M.L. Szafron,
G.K. Mutwiri. (2016).
Response of immune response genes to adjuvants
poly [di(sodium carboxylatoethylphenoxy)phosphazene] (PCEP), CpG oligodeoxynucleotide and emulsigen at intradermal injection site in pigs
Veterinary Immunology and Immunopathology. 175(July): 57-63.

W.R.D. Duff, S.A. Kontulainen, D.G. Candow, J.J. Gordon, R.S. Mason, R. Taylor-Gjevre, B. Nair, Michael Szafron, A.D.G. Baxter-Jones, G.A. Zello, P.D. Chilibeck. (2016). Effects of low-dose ibuprofen supplementation and resistance training on bone and muscle in postmenopausal women: A randomized controlled trial. Bone Reports. 5: 96-103.

H. Li, A. Bowen, M. Szafron, J. Moraros, and N. Muhajarine. (2015). Maternal mental health: a shared care approach. Primary Health Care Research & Development. June:1-9.

S. Bermedo-Carrasco, J.N. Pena-Sanchez, R. Lepnurm, M. Szafron, and C. Waldner. (2015). Inequities in cervical cancer screening among Colombian women: a multilevel analysis of a nationwide survey. Cancer Epidemiology. Apr;39(2):229-36. doi: 10.1016/j.canep.2015.01.011. Epub 2015 Feb 21.

B. J. Davison, M. Szafron, C. Gutwin, & K. Visvanathan. (2014). Using a Web-Based Decision Support Intervention to Facilitate Patient-Physician Communication at Prostate Cancer Treatment Discussions. Canadian Oncology Nursing Journal. 24(4):241-255.

M. Andkhoie, E. Pandovska-Pelivanova, S. Emmanuel, F. Lateef, M. Szafron, and M. Farag. (2014). Demand and Burden of Dental Care in Canadian Households. International Journal of Economics and Finance. 6(9):73-82.

M. E. Walker, J. Anonson, and M. Szafron. (2014). Economist intelligence unit democracy index in relation to health services accessibility: a regression analysis. International Health. Oct 3. pii: ihu064.

M. A. Cheston, K. McGregor, C. E. Soteros, and M. L. Szafron∗. (2014). New evidence on the asymptotics of knotted lattice polygons via local strand-passage models.
Journal of Statistical Mechanics: Theory and Experiment. 2 (25pp).

M. L. Szafron and C.E. Soteros. (2011). The effect of juxtaposition angle on knot reduction in
a lattice model of strand passage,
Journal of Physics A: Mathematical and Theoretical. 44 322001 (11pp).

M. L. Szafron and C.E. Soteros. (2011). Knotting probabilities after a local strand passage in unknotted self-avoiding polygons, Journal of Physics A: Mathematical and Theoretical.
44 245003 (30pp).

M. Andkhoie, M. Szafron. (2020). Does distance to prostate cancer assessment center predict location for radiation therapy treatment center? Canadian Urology Association 2020 Annual Meeting. S56. June 22-26, 2020.

W. Duff, S. Kontulainen, J. Rooke, R. Taylor-Gievre, B. Nair, M. Szafron, A. Baxter-Jones, G. Zello, D. Candow, and P. Chilibeck. (2015). Abstract: Effect of Ibuprofen and exercise training on bone, body composition, and strength in older women. American College of Sports Medicine, San Diego, CA, United States

C. Soterosand M. Szafron. (2014). Crossing-sign discrimination and knot reduction for a lattice model of strand passage. Biochemical Society Transactions. 41: 576-581

C. Soteros, K. Ishihara, K. Shimokawa, M. Szafron, and M. Vazquez. (2011). Signed unknotting number and knot chirality discrimination via strand passage. Statistical Physics and
Topology of Polymers with Ramifications to Structure and Function of DNA and
Proteins; Aug 2-6, 2010; YITP, Kyoto.
Progress of Theoretical Physics Supplement. 191:78-95.

Brownlie R, P. Kumar, L. A. Babiuk and Suresh K Tikoo*. (2015) Recombinant Bovine Adenovirus -3 Co-Expressing Bovine Respiratory Syncytial Virus Glycoprotein G and Truncated Glycoprotein gD of Bovine Herpesvirus-1 Induce Immune Responses in Cotton Rats. Molecular Biotechnology 57:58-64

Kulshreshtha V, L. E. Ayalew, A. Islam and Suresh K. Tikoo* (2014). Conserved arginines of BAdV-3 33K protein are important for transportin 3 mediated transport and virus replication”. PLOS1 14 Jul; 9(7):e101216

Dar, Arshud , Suresh K Tikoo, Andy Potter, Lorne A. Babiuk, Volker Gerdts and George Mutwiri. 2014 CpG-ODNs induced changes in cytokine/chemokines genes expression leading to suppression of infectious bronchitis virus replication in chicken lungs. Vet. Immunol. ImunoPathol. 160:209-217.

Anand, SK, J. Singh, A. Gaba and Suresh K. Tikoo* (2014). Effect of bovine adenovirus-3 on mitochondria. Veterinary Research 45:45.

Kumar, P., Ayalew L. E., Godson, D. L., Gaba A., Babiuk, LA, and S. K. Tikoo* (2014). Mucosal immunization of calves with recombinant bovine adenovirus-3 coexpressing truncated form of bovine herpesvirus-1 gD and bovine IL-6. Vaccine 32:3300-3306

Truong, T, Hani Boshra, Carissa Embury-Hyatt1, Charles Nfon, Volker Gerdts, Suresh K Tikoo, Lorne A. Babiuk, Pravesh Kara, Arshad Mather, David Wallace, Shawn Babiuk (2014). Tissue tropism and pathogenesis of peste des petits ruminants virus in sheep and goats following experimental infection PLOS ONE e87145

Anand, S., Amit Gaba, Jaswant Singh and Suresh K Tikoo* (2014) Bovine adenovirus-3 pVII localizes to mitochondria and modulate ATP synthesis, mitochondrial CA2+ and mitochondrial membrane potential. Journal of General
Virology 95:442-452.

* denotes corresponding author.

Associate and Emeritus Faculty

Feng, C.X. (2015). Bayesian joint modeling of correlated counts data with application to adverse birth outcomes. Journal of Applied Statistics, 42(6), Jan2015

Zhang, Y. +, Feng, C.X. +, Ma, C.N. , Yang, P., Tang, S., Lau, A., Sun, W.J. and Wang, Q.Y. (2015). The impact of temperature and humidity measures on H7N9 outbreak - evidence from China. International Journal of Infectious Diseases. 30:122-4, Jan2015 +Equally contributed.

Bermedo-Carrasco, S., Feng, C.X., Nicolás Peña-Sánchez, J. and Lepnurm, R. (2014) Predictors of having heard about human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination among Colombian women: factors for cervical cancer prevention. Gaceta Sanitaria. 2015 Mar-Apr;29(2):112-7     

Li, L., Qiu, S., Zhang, B., and Feng, C.X. (2015). Approximating Cross-validatory Predictive Evaluation in Bayesian Latent Variables Models with Integrated IS and WAIC. [published online by Statistics and Computing on 2015 June].

Zhang, Y., Shen, Z.X., Ma, C.N., Feng, C.X., Shankar, N., Svendsen, E.R., Tang, S., Peng, Y., Sun, W.J. and Wang, Q.Y. (2015). Cluster of human infections with avian influenza A (H7N9) cases: a temporal and spatial analysis International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 12(1), 816-828, 2015

Duff P, Shoveller J, Chettiar J, Feng, C.X., Nicoletti R, Shannon K. Sex Work and Motherhood: Social and Structural Barriers to Health and Social Services for Pregnant and Parenting Street and Off-Street Sex Workers.(2015) Health Care Women. 2015 Sep;36(9):1039-55

Muldoon KA, Deering KN, Feng, C.X., Shoveller JA, Shannon K. (2015) Sexual relationship power and intimate partner violence among sex workers with non-commercial intimate partners in a Canadian setting. AIDS Care. 27(4), 2015

Deering KN, Montaner JS, Chettiar J, Jia J, Ogilvie G, Buchner C, Feng, C.X., Strathdee SA, Shannon K. Successes and gaps in uptake of regular, voluntary HIV testing for hidden street- and off-street sex workers in Vancouver, Canada.(2015) AIDS Care. 2015;27(4):499-506

Xu, T., Lin, D., Liang, H., Chen, M., Tong, W., Mu, Y., Feng, C.X., Gao, Y., Zheng, Y. and Sun, W. The association between season of pregnancy and birth-sex among Chinese. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. [2014; Aug11(8):8166-74]

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Malmuthuge N, Griebel PJ, Guan LL. 2015. Role of the microbiome in the development and function of the gastrointestinal tract of newborn calves. Frontiers in Veterinary Science 23

Ahmed KA, Wang L, Mousseau D, Griebel, PJ, Xiang J. 2015. mTOR signal threshold switches T-cell fate by kinesin motor KIF13A. Journal of Leukocyte Biology 98(3):313-8.

Griebel, PJ. 2015. BVDV Vaccination in North America: Risks Versus Benefits. Animal Health Research Reviews 16(1): 27-32.

Liang G, Malmuthuge N, Guan LL, Griebel PJ. 2015. Model Systems to Analyze the Role of miRNAs and Commensal Microflora in Bovine Mucosal Immune System Development. Molecular Immunology 66:57-66.

Zhou M Chen Y, Griebel PJ, Guan LL. 2014. Methanogen Prevalence throughout the Gastrointestinal Tract of Pre-Weaned Dairy Calves. Gut Microbes 5(5):628-38. 

Griebel PJ, Hill K, Stookey J. 2014. How Stress Alters Immune Responses During Respiratory Infection. Animal Health Research Reviews 15(2): 161-165.

Mirabzadeh-Ardakani A, Griebel P, Schmutz SM. 2014. Identification of a non-coding exon in the bovine DEFB103 gene. Gene 551,183-188.

Arsenault RJ, Maattanen P, Daigle J, Potter A, Griebel P, Napper S. From Mouth to Macrophage: Mechanisms of Innate Immune Subversion by Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis. Frontiers Veterinary Research 45:54

Robertson AJ, Trost B,  Scruten E, Robertson T, Mostajeran M, Conner W, Kusalik A, Griebel P, Napper S. 2014. Identification of Developmentally-Specific Kinotypes and Mechanisms of Varroa Mite Resistance through Whole Organism Kinome Analysis. Frontiers Genetics May 21;5:139. doi: 10.3389