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David J. Canning, Ph.D.

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  1. R01AG048037 (CANNING, DAVID J) Sep 1, 2014 - Nov 30, 2020
    Welfare Effects of Balancing the Federal Social Security and Health Care Budgets
    Role: Principal Investigator
  2. P01AG041710 (BERKMAN, LISA F) Sep 15, 2013 - May 31, 2022
    Health and Aging in Africa: Longitudinal Studies of an INDEPTH Community
    Role: Co-Principal Investigator
  3. P30AG024409 (BLOOM, DAVID E) Sep 15, 2004 - Jun 30, 2021
    The Center for the Global Demography of Aging
    Role: Co-Principal Investigator

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  1. Canning D. Inappropriate use of global health metrics for analysis of the determinants of health. Lancet. 2021 05 29; 397(10289):2048. PMID: 34062141.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  2. Karra M, Fink G, Canning D. Facility distance and child mortality: a multi-country study of health facility access, service utilization, and child health outcomes. Int J Epidemiol. 2017 06 01; 46(3):817-826. PMID: 27185809.
    Citations: 32     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  3. Canning D, Shah IH, Pearson E, Pradhan E, Karra M, Senderowicz L, Bärnighausen T, Spiegelman D, Langer A. Institutionalizing postpartum intrauterine device (IUD) services in Sri Lanka, Tanzania, and Nepal: study protocol for a cluster-randomized stepped-wedge trial. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2016 11 21; 16(1):362. PMID: 27871269.
    Citations: 18     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  4. Doubova SV, Guanais FC, Pérez-Cuevas R, Canning D, Macinko J, Reich MR. Attributes of patient-centered primary care associated with the public perception of good healthcare quality in Brazil, Colombia, Mexico and El Salvador. Health Policy Plan. 2016 Sep; 31(7):834-43. PMID: 26874326.
    Citations: 13     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  5. Vable AM, Canning D, Glymour MM, Kawachi I, Jimenez MP, Subramanian SV. Can social policy influence socioeconomic disparities? Korean War GI Bill eligibility and markers of depression. Ann Epidemiol. 2016 Feb; 26(2):129-135.e3. PMID: 26778285.
    Citations: 9     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  6. Finlay JE, Moucheraud C, Goshev S, Levira F, Mrema S, Canning D, Masanja H, Yamin AE. The Effects of Maternal Mortality on Infant and Child Survival in Rural Tanzania: A Cohort Study. Matern Child Health J. 2015 Nov; 19(11):2393-402. PMID: 26100131.
    Citations: 10     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  7. Doubova SV, Pérez-Cuevas R, Canning D, Reich MR. Access to healthcare and financial risk protection for older adults in Mexico: secondary data analysis of a national survey. BMJ Open. 2015 Jul 21; 5(7):e007877. PMID: 26198427.
    Citations: 8     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  8. McGovern ME, Bärnighausen T, Salomon JA, Canning D. Using interviewer random effects to remove selection bias from HIV prevalence estimates. BMC Med Res Methodol. 2015 Feb 05; 15:8. PMID: 25656226.
    Citations: 5     Fields:    Translation:HumansPHPublic Health
  9. Bowser D, Canning D, Okunogbe A. The impact of tobacco taxes on mortality in the USA, 1970-2005. Tob Control. 2016 Jan; 25(1):52-9. PMID: 25352561.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimals
  10. Bloom DE, Canning D, Moore M. Optimal Retirement with Increasing Longevity. Scand J Econ. 2014 Jul; 116(3):838-858. PMID: 24954970.
    Citations: 2     
  11. Vollmer S, Holzmann H, Ketterer F, Klasen S, Canning D. The emergence of three human development clubs. PLoS One. 2013; 8(3):e57624. PMID: 23516413.
    Citations: 2     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  12. Canning D. Axiomatic foundations for cost-effectiveness analysis. Health Econ. 2013 Dec; 22(12):1405-16. PMID: 23440955.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  13. Hogan DR, Salomon JA, Canning D, Hammitt JK, Zaslavsky AM, Bärnighausen T. National HIV prevalence estimates for sub-Saharan Africa: controlling selection bias with Heckman-type selection models. Sex Transm Infect. 2012 Dec; 88 Suppl 2:i17-23. PMID: 23172342.
    Citations: 22     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  14. Canning D, Schultz TP. The economic consequences of reproductive health and family planning. Lancet. 2012 Jul 14; 380(9837):165-71. PMID: 22784535.
    Citations: 90     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  15. Canning D. The causes and consequences of demographic transition. Popul Stud (Camb). 2011 Nov; 65(3):353-61. PMID: 21973179.
    Citations: 6     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  16. Bärnighausen T, Bor J, Wandira-Kazibwe S, Canning D. Interviewer identity as exclusion restriction in epidemiology. Epidemiology. 2011 May; 22(3):446. PMID: 21464660.
    Citations: 6     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  17. Canning D, Razzaque A, Driessen J, Walker DG, Streatfield PK, Yunus M. The effect of maternal tetanus immunization on children's schooling attainment in Matlab, Bangladesh: follow-up of a randomized trial. Soc Sci Med. 2011 May; 72(9):1429-36. PMID: 21507538.
    Citations: 12     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  18. Finlay JE, Özaltin E, Canning D. The association of maternal age with infant mortality, child anthropometric failure, diarrhoea and anaemia for first births: evidence from 55 low- and middle-income countries. BMJ Open. 2011 Jan 01; 1(2):e000226. PMID: 22021886.
    Citations: 73     Fields:    
  19. Bärnighausen T, Bor J, Wandira-Kazibwe S, Canning D. Correcting HIV prevalence estimates for survey nonparticipation using Heckman-type selection models. Epidemiology. 2011 Jan; 22(1):27-35. PMID: 21150352.
    Citations: 48     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  20. Bärnighausen T, Bloom DE, Canning D, Friedman A, Levine OS, O'Brien J, Privor-Dumm L, Walker D. Rethinking the benefits and costs of childhood vaccination: the example of the Haemophilus influenzae type b vaccine. Vaccine. 2011 Mar 16; 29(13):2371-80. PMID: 21159324.
    Citations: 28     Fields:    Translation:HumansCellsPHPublic Health
  21. Farahani M, Subramanian SV, Canning D. Effects of state-level public spending on health on the mortality probability in India. Health Econ. 2010 Nov; 19(11):1361-76. PMID: 19937613.
    Citations: 17     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  22. Canning D, Bowser D. Investing in health to improve the wellbeing of the disadvantaged: reversing the argument of Fair Society, Healthy Lives (the Marmot Review). Soc Sci Med. 2010 Oct; 71(7):1223-1226. PMID: 20692084.
    Citations: 8     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  23. Akachi Y, Canning D. Health trends in Sub-Saharan Africa: conflicting evidence from infant mortality rates and adult heights. Econ Hum Biol. 2010 Jul; 8(2):273-88. PMID: 20634153.
    Citations: 8     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  24. Bloom DE, Canning D, Hu L, Liu Y, Mahal A, Yip W. The Contribution of Population Health and Demographic Change to Economic Growth in China and India. J Comp Econ. 2010 Mar 01; 38(1):17-33. PMID: 20419074.
    Citations: 17     
  25. Farahani M, Subramanian SV, Canning D. The effect of changes in health sector resources on infant mortality in the short-run and the long-run: a longitudinal econometric analysis. Soc Sci Med. 2009 Jun; 68(11):1918-25. PMID: 19362762.
    Citations: 25     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  26. Bärnighausen T, Bloom DE, Canning D, O'Brien J. Accounting for the full benefits of childhood vaccination in South Africa. S Afr Med J. 2008 Nov; 98(11):842, 844-6. PMID: 19177886.
    Citations: 9     Fields:    Translation:HumansPHPublic Health
  27. Mahal A, Canning D, Odumosu K, Okonkwo P. Assessing the economic impact of HIV/AIDS on Nigerian households: a propensity score matching approach. AIDS. 2008 Jul; 22 Suppl 1:S95-101. PMID: 18664961.
    Citations: 14     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  28. Bloom DE, Canning D, Fink G. Urbanization and the wealth of nations. Science. 2008 Feb 08; 319(5864):772-5. PMID: 18258907.
    Citations: 26     Fields:    
  29. Bloom DE, Canning D. Mortality traps and the dynamics of health transitions. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2007 Oct 09; 104(41):16044-9. PMID: 17913890.
    Citations: 7     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  30. Akachi Y, Canning D. The height of women in Sub-Saharan Africa: the role of health, nutrition, and income in childhood. Ann Hum Biol. 2007 Jul-Aug; 34(4):397-410. PMID: 17620149.
    Citations: 14     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  31. Bloom DE, Canning D. Commentary: The Preston Curve 30 years on: still sparking fires. Int J Epidemiol. 2007 Jun; 36(3):498-9; discussion 502-3. PMID: 17550948.
    Citations: 18     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  32. Bloom DE, Canning D, Mansfield RK, Moore M. Demographic Change, Social Security Systems, and Savings. J Monet Econ. 2007 Jan 01; 54(1):92-114. PMID: 19865594.
    Citations: 15     
  33. Canning D. Priority setting and the 'neglected' tropical diseases. Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg. 2006 Jun; 100(6):499-504. PMID: 16540135.
    Citations: 18     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  34. Canning D. The economics of HIV/AIDS in low-income countries: the case for prevention. J Econ Perspect. 2006; 20(3):121-42. PMID: 17176527.
    Citations: 14     Fields:    Translation:HumansPHPublic Health
  35. Bloom DE, Canning D. Policy forum: public health. The health and wealth of nations. Science. 2000 Feb 18; 287(5456):1207, 1209. PMID: 10712155.
    Citations: 83     Fields:    Translation:HumansPHPublic Health
  36. Greenman DA, Gunderson JG, Canning D. Parents' attitudes and patients' behavior: a prospective study. Am J Psychiatry. 1989 Feb; 146(2):226-30. PMID: 2912264.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
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