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overview *Please note Dr. Berkman will be on sabbatical from September 2020 - September 2021. Dr. Berkman is the director of the Harvard Center for Population and Development Studies (HCPDS) and the Thomas D. Cabot Professor of Public Policy and of Epidemiology at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. She is an internationally recognized social epidemiologist whose work focuses extensively on social and policy influences on health outcomes. Her research orients toward understanding inequalities in health related to socioeconomic status, different racial and ethnic groups, and social networks, support and isolation. Dr. Berkman is the principal investigator of the Health and Aging Study in Africa: A Longitudinal Study of an INDEPTH Community in South Africa (HAALSI), a program project funded by the National Institute on Aging. HAALSI aims to study the drivers and consequences of HIV and non-communicable diseases in an aging population in Agincourt, South Africa. She is currently a member of the Conseil Scientifique de l'Institut de Recherche en Sante Publique (IReSP) in France. She has been actively involved since 1994 on the GAZEL study, a cohort of 20,000 French employees of EDF-GDF, the large natural gas-electricity company. In May 2017, Dr. Berkman was appointed faculty director of the PhD program in population health sciences at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. She is author or co-author of several books and 300 publications/chapters. In 2003, she co-edited (with Ichiro Kawachi) Social Epidemiology, a groundbreaking textbook on this burgeoning field. A second edition was published in 2014 with co-authors Kawachi and Maria Glymour. In recent years, she served as a co-PI on the Work, Family & Health Network, a study involving workplace practices and employee and family health. From 2002-2016, she served as co-site director of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Health & Society Scholars program. Prior to becoming director of the HCPDS, Dr. Berkman was chair of the Department of Society, Human Development and Health at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health (1995 - 2008) and was former head of the division of chronic disease epidemiology at Yale University.
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Academic Article Social ties and mental health.
Academic Article Depression, heart rate variability, and acute myocardial infarction.
Academic Article Social integration is associated with fibrinogen concentration in elderly men.
Academic Article Psychosocial intervention in stroke: Families in Recovery from Stroke Trial (FIRST).
Academic Article Social networks and inflammatory markers in the Framingham Heart Study.
Academic Article Assessment of social relationships in elderly patients.
Academic Article Sociodemographic characteristics of the neighborhood and depressive symptoms in older adults: using multilevel modeling in geriatric psychiatry.
Academic Article Sex differences in survival after myocardial infarction in older adults: a community-based approach.
Academic Article Looking beyond age and race: the structure of networks, functions of support, and chronic stress.
Academic Article Do psychosocial work factors and social relations exert independent effects on sickness absence? A six year prospective study of the GAZEL cohort.
Academic Article Social networks and disability transitions across eight intervals of yearly data in the New Haven EPESE.
Academic Article Caregiving and risk of coronary heart disease in U.S. women: a prospective study.
Academic Article The persistent impact of breast carcinoma on functional health status: prospective evidence from the Nurses' Health Study.
Academic Article Social conditions and distress in elderly persons: findings from the MacArthur Studies of Successful Aging.
Academic Article Low perceived social support and post-myocardial infarction prognosis in the enhancing recovery in coronary heart disease clinical trial: the effects of treatment.
Academic Article Prognostic importance of emotional support for elderly patients hospitalized with heart failure.
Academic Article Mortality and physical functioning in epidemiologic studies of three older populations.
Academic Article Beyond single indicators of social networks: a LISREL analysis of social ties among the elderly.
Academic Article Risk factors for heart failure in the elderly: a prospective community-based study.
Academic Article Social integration and concentrations of C-reactive protein among US adults.
Academic Article Depressive symptoms in extended-care employees: children, social support, and work-family conditions.
Academic Article The health impact of living with a cognitively impaired elderly spouse: depressive symptoms and social functioning.
Academic Article Social engagement and depressive symptoms in late life: longitudinal findings.
Academic Article Maternal social and pyschological conditions and physical growth in low-income children in Piauí, Northeast Brazil.
Academic Article Prospective study of job insecurity and coronary heart disease in US women.
Academic Article Depressive symptomatology and incident cognitive decline in an elderly community sample.
Academic Article Stressful life events and depressive symptoms among the elderly. Evidence from a prospective community study.
Academic Article Which influences cognitive function: living alone or being alone?
Academic Article Incorporating home demands into models of job strain: findings from the work, family, and health network.
Academic Article Social relations and self-reported health: a prospective analysis of the French Gazel cohort.
Academic Article Socioeconomic inequalities in childhood undernutrition in India: analyzing trends between 1992 and 2005.
Academic Article Relation of social integration to inflammatory marker concentrations in men and women 70 to 79 years.
Academic Article Variation of socioeconomic gradients in children's developmental health across advanced Capitalist societies: analysis of 22 OECD nations.
Academic Article Social ties in relation to health status of low-income Brazilian women.
Academic Article The role of social relations in health promotion.
Academic Article Social support and prognosis in patients at increased psychosocial risk recovering from myocardial infarction.
Academic Article Anxiety disorders during acute bereavement: risk and risk factors.
Academic Article When is baseline adjustment useful in analyses of change? An example with education and cognitive change.
Academic Article Socioeconomic status, occupational characteristics, and sleep duration in African/Caribbean immigrants and US White health care workers.
Academic Article Racial disparities in job strain among American and immigrant long-term care workers.
Academic Article Structural characteristics of social networks and their relationship with social support in the elderly: who provides support.
Academic Article Living arrangements, social integration, and change in functional health status.
Academic Article Caregiving to children and grandchildren and risk of coronary heart disease in women.
Academic Article Employment status, social ties, and caregivers' mental health.
Academic Article Does childhood schooling affect old age memory or mental status? Using state schooling laws as natural experiments.
Academic Article Social integration and mortality: a prospective study of French employees of Electricity of France-Gas of France: the GAZEL Cohort.
Academic Article Decline in physical function following hip fracture.
Academic Article A multivariate analysis of health-related practices: a nine-year mortality follow-up of the Alameda County Study.
Academic Article The Families In Recovery From Stroke Trial (FIRST): primary study results.
Academic Article Education determines a nation's health, but what determines educational outcomes? A cross-national comparative analysis.
Academic Article Family networks: predictors of nursing home entry.
Academic Article Social ties and cognitive recovery after stroke: does social integration promote cognitive resilience?
Academic Article Well-being and social capital on planet earth: cross-national evidence from 142 countries.
Academic Article Risk factors for coronary heart disease among older men and women: a prospective study of community-dwelling elderly.
Academic Article Social networks, host resistance, and mortality: a nine-year follow-up study of Alameda County residents.
Academic Article Nighttime heart rate and survival in depressed patients post acute myocardial infarction.
Academic Article Psychosocial predictors of stroke outcomes in an elderly population.
Academic Article Assessing social networks and social support in epidemiologic studies.
Academic Article Predictors of mortality and institutionalization after hip fracture: the New Haven EPESE cohort. Established Populations for Epidemiologic Studies of the Elderly.
Academic Article Socioeconomic status, structural and functional measures of social support, and mortality: The British Whitehall II Cohort Study, 1985-2009.
Academic Article Psychosocial experiences influence functioning: new risks, new outcomes.
Academic Article Two shorter forms of the CES-D (Center for Epidemiological Studies Depression) depression symptoms index.
Academic Article Social support and depressive symptoms in the elderly.
Academic Article Effects of treating depression and low perceived social support on clinical events after myocardial infarction: the Enhancing Recovery in Coronary Heart Disease Patients (ENRICHD) Randomized Trial.
Academic Article Emotional support and survival after myocardial infarction. A prospective, population-based study of the elderly.
Academic Article Depression as a risk factor for mortality after acute myocardial infarction.
Academic Article Black-white differences in risk of becoming disabled and recovering from disability in old age: a longitudinal analysis of two EPESE populations.
Academic Article Cognitive impairment and mortality in the community-dwelling elderly.
Academic Article Test of item-response bias in the CES-D scale. experience from the New Haven EPESE study.
Academic Article Social support, social networks, social cohesion and health.
Academic Article Behavioral and psychosocial predictors of physical performance: MacArthur studies of successful aging.
Academic Article Lack of association between cholesterol and coronary heart disease mortality and morbidity and all-cause mortality in persons older than 70 years.
Academic Article Relative deprivation in income and self-rated health in the United States.
Academic Article From social integration to health: Durkheim in the new millennium.
Academic Article The mental health effects of multiple work and family demands. A prospective study of psychiatric sickness absence in the French GAZEL study.
Academic Article Allocation of household responsibilities influences change in dietary behavior.
Academic Article Psychosocial treatment within sex by ethnicity subgroups in the Enhancing Recovery in Coronary Heart Disease clinical trial.
Academic Article Variation in the impact of social network characteristics on physical functioning in elderly persons: MacArthur Studies of Successful Aging.
Academic Article Consequences of driving cessation: decreased out-of-home activity levels.
Academic Article A prospective study of job strain and coronary heart disease in US women.
Academic Article Social network analysis and coronary heart disease.
Academic Article Effects of social integration on preserving memory function in a nationally representative US elderly population.
Academic Article The assessment of social networks and social support in the elderly.
Academic Article Assessing the physical health effects of social networks and social support.
Academic Article Interrelationships of peak expiratory flow rate with physical and cognitive function in the elderly: MacArthur Foundation studies of aging.
Academic Article Cognitive functioning and the incidence of limitations in activities of daily living in an elderly community sample.
Academic Article Dimensions of social support and depression in patients at increased psychosocial risk recovering from myocardial infarction.
Academic Article The influence of social relationships on aging and the development of cardiovascular disease--a review.
Academic Article The impact of social stressors and social networks on pediatric medical care use.
Academic Article Functional disability before myocardial infarction in the elderly as a determinant of infarction severity and postinfarction mortality.
Academic Article A prospective community-based pilot study of risk factors for the investigation of elder mistreatment.
Academic Article Social support, volunteering and health around the world: cross-national evidence from 139 countries.
Academic Article High, usual and impaired functioning in community-dwelling older men and women: findings from the MacArthur Foundation Research Network on Successful Aging.
Academic Article Social relationships, social support, and patterns of cognitive aging in healthy, high-functioning older adults: MacArthur studies of successful aging.
Academic Article A short social support measure for patients recovering from myocardial infarction: the ENRICHD Social Support Inventory.
Academic Article Social disengagement and incident cognitive decline in community-dwelling elderly persons.
Academic Article Social networks and health-related quality of life in breast cancer survivors: a prospective study.
Academic Article Social networks, support, and health: taking the next step forward.
Academic Article Social support and physical disability in older people after hospitalization: a prospective study.
Academic Article Intercommunity variations in the association between social ties and mortality in the elderly. A comparative analysis of three communities.
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Concept Survival Analysis
Concept Cluster Analysis
Concept Analysis of Variance
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Concept Least-Squares Analysis
Concept Intention to Treat Analysis
Concept Factor Analysis, Statistical
Concept Multivariate Analysis
Concept Social Support
Academic Article Predictors of help-seeking behaviour among women exposed to violence in Nigeria: a multilevel analysis to evaluate the impact of contextual and individual factors.
Academic Article Comparison of self-reported and Medicare claims-identified acute myocardial infarction.
Academic Article Mothering alone: cross-national comparisons of later-life disability and health among women who were single mothers.
Academic Article Work-family conflict, cardiometabolic risk, and sleep duration in nursing employees.
Academic Article The long-term mortality impact of combined job strain and family circumstances: A life course analysis of working American mothers.
Academic Article Validation of Biomarkers of CVD Risk from Dried Blood Spots in Community-Based Research: Methodologies and Study-Specific Serum Equivalencies.
Grant Causal Effects of Education on Elder Cognitive Decline
Grant Health and Aging in Africa: Longitudinal Studies of an INDEPTH Community
Grant International Comparisons of Well-Being, Health and Retirement
Grant Archiving the occupational cohorts in the Work, Family, and Health Network
Grant Neighborhood Effects on Health and Functioning of Elders
Grant The Center for the Global Demography of Aging
Academic Article Physical Function in an Aging Population in Rural South Africa: Findings From HAALSI and Cross-National Comparisons With HRS Sister Studies.
Academic Article A Bright Side to the Work-Family Interface: Husbands' Support as a Resource in Double-and-Triple-Duty Caregiving Wives' Work Lives.
Academic Article Childhood deprivation and later-life cognitive function in a population-based study of older rural South Africans.
Academic Article Caring for the elderly at work and home: Can a randomized organizational intervention improve psychological health?
Academic Article Age and Gender Differences in Social Network Composition and Social Support Among Older Rural South Africans: Findings From the HAALSI Study.
Academic Article Interviewer-driven variability in social network reporting: results from Health and Aging in Africa: a Longitudinal Study of an INDEPTH community (HAALSI) in South Africa.
Academic Article Adolescent Sexual Initiation: A Cross-Classified Multilevel Analysis of Peer Group-, School-, and Neighborhood-Level Influences.
Academic Article Social contact, social support, and cognitive health in a population-based study of middle-aged and older men and women in rural South Africa.
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