Peter S Lees

Professor Emeritus

1983 …2019

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Research Output

2019

Peak Exposures in Epidemiologic Studies and Cancer Risks: Considerations for Regulatory Risk Assessment

Checkoway, H., Lees, P. S., Dell, L. D., Gentry, P. R. & Mundt, K. A., Jan 1 2019, In : Risk Analysis.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2018

An investigation of mercury sources in the Puyango-Tumbes River: Using stable Hg isotopes to characterize transboundary Hg pollution

Schudel, G., Miserendino, R. A., Veiga, M. M., Velasquez-López, P. C., Lees, P. S. J., Winland-Gaetz, S., Davée Guimarães, J. R. & Bergquist, B. A., Jul 2018, In : Chemosphere. 202, p. 777-787 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mercury Pollution in Amapá, Brazil: Mercury Amalgamation in Artisanal and Small-Scale Gold Mining or Land-Cover and Land-Use Changes?

Adler Miserendino, R., Guimarães, J. R. D., Schudel, G., Ghosh, S., Godoy, J. M., Silbergeld, E., Lees, P. S. & Bergquist, B. A., May 17 2018, In : ACS Earth and Space Chemistry. 2, 5, p. 441-450 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2016

Environmental and occupational risk factors for progressive supranuclear palsy: Case-control study

ENGENE-PSP, May 1 2016, In : Movement Disorders. 31, 5, p. 644-652 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2015

Extended followup of a cohort of chromium production workers

Gibb, H. J., Lees, P. S. J., Wang, J. & Grace O'Leary, K., Aug 1 2015, In : American Journal of Industrial Medicine. 58, 8, p. 905-913 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Formaldehyde Exposure and Mortality Risks from Acute Myeloid Leukemia and Other Lymphohematopoietic Malignancies in the US National Cancer Institute Cohort Study of Workers in Formaldehyde Industries

Checkoway, H., Dell, L. D., Boffetta, P., Gallagher, A. E., Crawford, L., Lees, P. S. & Mundt, K. A., Jul 30 2015, In : Journal of occupational and environmental medicine. 57, 7, p. 785-794 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Serial free bisphenol A and bisphenol A glucuronide concentrations in neonates

Nachman, R. M., Fox, S. D., Golden, W. C., Sibinga, E., Groopman, J. D. & Lees, P. S. J., Jul 1 2015, In : Journal of Pediatrics. 167, 1, p. 64-69 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2014

Early Life Metabolism of Bisphenol A: A Systematic Review of the Literature

Nachman, R. M., Hartle, J. C., Lees, P. S. J. & Groopman, J. D., Mar 1 2014, In : Current environmental health reports. 1, 1, p. 90-100 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access

Laceration injuries and infections among workers in the poultry processing and pork meatpacking industries

Kyeremateng-Amoah, E., Nowell, J., Lutty, A., Lees, P. S. J. & Silbergeld, E. K., Jun 2014, In : American Journal of Industrial Medicine. 57, 6, p. 669-682 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2013

Challenges to measuring, monitoring, and addressing the cumulative impacts of artisanal and small-scale gold mining in Ecuador

Adler Miserendino, R., Bergquist, B. A., Adler, S. E., Guimarães, J. R. D., Lees, P. S. J., Niquen, W., Velasquez-López, P. C. & Veiga, M. M., Dec 1 2013, In : Resources Policy. 38, 4, p. 713-722 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Characterization of a portable method for the collection of exhaled breath condensate and subsequent analysis of metal content

Fox, J. R., Spannhake, E. W., Macri, K. K., Torrey, C. M., Mihalic, J. N., Eftim, S. E., Lees, P. S. J. & Geyh, A. S., Apr 1 2013, In : Environmental Sciences: Processes and Impacts. 15, 4, p. 721-729 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Urinary free bisphenol a and bisphenol A-glucuronide concentrations in newborns

Nachman, R. M., Fox, S. D., Golden, W. C., Sibinga, E., Veenstra, T. D., Groopman, J. D. & Lees, P. S. J., Apr 1 2013, In : Journal of Pediatrics. 162, 4, p. 870-872 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2012

Evaluation of the interactions between multiwalled carbon nanotubes and caco-2 cells

Clark, K. A., O'Driscoll, C., Cooke, C. A., Smith, B. A., Wepasnick, K., Fairbrother, D. H., Lees, P. S. J. & Bressler, J. P., Jan 1 2012, In : Journal of Toxicology and Environmental Health - Part A: Current Issues. 75, 1, p. 25-35 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Prenatal secondhand smoke exposure and infant birth weight in China

Lee, N. L., Samet, J. M., Yang, G., Zhou, M., Yang, J., Correa, A. & Lees, P. S. J., Oct 1 2012, In : International journal of environmental research and public health. 9, 10, p. 3398-3420 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2010

Chemosensory loss: Functional consequences of the world trade center disaster

Dalton, P. H., Opiekun, R. E., Gould, M., Mcdermott, R., Wilson, T., Maute, C., Ozdener, M. H., Zhao, K., Emmett, E., Lees, P. S. J., Herbert, R. & Moline, J., Sep 1 2010, In : Environmental health perspectives. 118, 9, p. 1251-1256 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Evaluation of antineoplastic drug exposure of health care workers at three university-based US cancer centers

Connor, T. H., DeBord, G., Pretty, J. R., Oliver, M. S., Roth, T. S., Lees, P. S. J., Krieg, E. F., Rogers, B., Escalante, C. P., Toennis, C. A., Clark, J. C., Johnson, B. C. & McDiarmid, M. A., Oct 2010, In : Journal of occupational and environmental medicine. 52, 10, p. 1019-1027 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2008

Circumstances of fatal lockout/tagout-related injuries in manufacturing

Bulzacchelli, M. T., Vernick, J. S., Sorock, G. S., Webster, D. W. & Lees, P. S. J., Oct 1 2008, In : American Journal of Industrial Medicine. 51, 10, p. 728-734 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

NTP-CERHR expert panel report on the reproductive and developmental toxicity of bisphenol A

Chapin, R. E., Adams, J., Boekelheide, K., Gray, L. E., Hayward, S. W., Lees, P. S. J., McIntyre, B. S., Portier, K. M., Schnorr, T. M., Selevan, S. G., Vandenbergh, J. G., Woskie, S. R. & Shelby, M. D., Jun 1 2008, In : Birth Defects Research Part B - Developmental and Reproductive Toxicology. 83, 3, p. 157-395 239 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

2007

Evaluation of long-term occupational exposure to styrene vapor on olfactory function

Dalton, P., Lees, P. S. J., Gould, M., Dilks, D., Stefaniak, A., Bader, M., Ihrig, A. & Triebig, G., Oct 1 2007, In : Chemical Senses. 32, 8, p. 739-747 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Inhibition of quantitative PCR analysis of fungal conidia associated with indoor air particulate matter

McDevitt, J. J., Lees, P. S. J., Merz, W. G. & Schwab, K. J., Mar 1 2007, In : Aerobiologia. 23, 1, p. 35-45 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2006

Development of a questionnaire to assess worker knowledge, attitudes and perceptions underlying dermal exposure

Geer, L. A., Curbow, B. A., Anna, D. H., Lees, P. S. J. & Buckley, T. J., Jan 1 2006, In : Scandinavian Journal of Work, Environment and Health. 32, 3, p. 209-218 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Health status of Army Chemical Corps Vietnam veterans who sprayed defoliant in Vietnam

Kang, H. K., Dalager, N. A., Needham, L. L., Patterson, D. G., Lees, P. S. J., Yates, K. & Matanoski, G. M., Nov 2006, In : American Journal of Industrial Medicine. 49, 11, p. 875-884 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Inter-rater agreement of assessed prenatal maternal occupational exposures to lead

Correa, A., Min, Y. I., Stewart, P. A., Lees, P. S. J., Breysse, P., Dosemeci, M. & Jackson, L. W., Nov 1 2006, In : Birth Defects Research Part A - Clinical and Molecular Teratology. 76, 11, p. 811-824 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2005

A study of urban housing demolition as a source of lead in ambient dust on sidewalks, streets, and alleys

Farfel, M. R., Orlova, A. O., Lees, P. S. J., Rohde, C., Ashley, P. J. & Chisolm, J. J., Oct 1 2005, In : Environmental research. 99, 2, p. 204-213 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biosolids compost amendment for reducing soil lead hazards: A pilot study of Orgro® amendment and grass seeding in urban yards

Farfel, M. R., Orlova, A. O., Chaney, R. L., Lees, P. S. J., Rohde, C. & Ashley, P. J., Mar 20 2005, In : Science of the Total Environment. 340, 1-3, p. 81-95 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

NTP-CERHR expert panel report on the reproductive and developmental toxicity of acrylamide

Manson, J., Brabec, M. J., Buelke-Sam, J., Carlson, G. P., Chapin, R. E., Favor, J. B., Fischer, L. J., Hattis, D., Lees, P. S. J., Perreault-Darney, S., Rutledge, J., Smith, T. J., Tice, R. R., Working, P. & Shelby, M., Feb 2005, In : Birth Defects Research Part B - Developmental and Reproductive Toxicology. 74, 1, p. 17-113 97 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

2004

Development of a method to detect and quantify Aspergillus fumigatus conidia by quantitative PCR for environmental air samples

McDevitt, J. J., Lees, P. S. J., Merz, W. G. & Schwab, K. J., Oct 1 2004, In : Mycopathologia. 158, 3, p. 325-335 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hexavalent chromium and lung cancer in the chromate industry: A quantitative risk assessment

Park, R. M., Bena, J. F., Stayner, L. T., Smith, R. J., Gibb, H. J. & Lees, P. S. J., Oct 1 2004, In : Risk Analysis. 24, 5, p. 1099-1108 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

On the Carcinogenicity Risk Assessment of Chromium Compounds (multiple letters)

Nurminen, M., Gibb, H. J., Lees, P. S. J. & Pinsky, P., Mar 2004, In : American Journal of Industrial Medicine. 45, 3, p. 308-309 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Parental Lead Exposure and Total Anomalous Pulmonary Venous Return

Jackson, L. W., Correa-Villaseñor, A., Lees, P. S. J., Dominici, F., Stewart, P. A., Breysse, P. N. & Matanoski, G., Apr 1 2004, In : Birth Defects Research Part A - Clinical and Molecular Teratology. 70, 4, p. 185-193 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2003

A New “TRISS-Like” Probability of Survival Model for Intubated Trauma Patients

Davis, E. G., MacKenzie, E. J., Sacco, W. J., Bain, L. W., Buckman, R. F., Champion, H. R. & Lees, P. S. J., Jul 2003, In : Journal of Trauma. 55, 1, p. 53-60 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

A study of urban housing demolitions as sources of lead in ambient dust: Demolition practices and exterior dust fall

Farfel, M. R., Orlova, A. O., Lees, P. S. J., Rohde, C., Ashley, P. J. & Chisolm, J. J., Jul 1 2003, In : Environmental health perspectives. 111, 9, p. 1228-1234 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Effect of DMT1 knockdown on iron, cadmium, and lead uptake in Caco-2 cells

Bannon, D. I., Abounader, R., Lees, P. S. J. & Bressler, J. P., Jan 1 2003, In : American Journal of Physiology - Cell Physiology. 284, 1 53-1, p. C44-C50

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Evaluation of three retrospective exposure assessment methods

Stewart, P. A., Lees, P. S. J., Correa, A., Breysse, P., Gail, M. & Graubard, B. I., Jul 1 2003, In : Annals of Occupational Hygiene. 47, 5, p. 399-411 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Exposure assessment for study of olfactory function in workers exposed to styrene in the reinforced-plastics industry

Lees, P. S. J., Stefaniak, A., Emmett, E. A. & Dalton, P., Jul 1 2003, In : American Journal of Industrial Medicine. 44, 1, p. 12-23 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Olfactory function in workers exposed to styrene in the reinforced-plastics industry

Dalton, P., Cowart, B., Dilks, D., Gould, M., Lees, P. S. J., Stefaniak, A. & Emmett, E., Jul 1 2003, In : American Journal of Industrial Medicine. 44, 1, p. 1-11 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2002

Uptake of lead and iron by divalent metal transporter 1 in yeast and mammalian cells

I. Bannon, D., Portnoy, M. E., Olivi, L., Lees, P. S. J., Culotta, V. C. & Bressler, J. P., Sep 28 2002, In : Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications. 295, 4, p. 978-984 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2001

Case-control study of intracranial tumors among employees at a petrochemical research facility

Beall, C., Delzell, E., Rodu, B., Sathiakumar, N., Lees, P. S. J., Breysse, P. N. & Myers, S., Jan 1 2001, In : Journal of occupational and environmental medicine. 43, 12, p. 1103-1113 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Comparison of two floor mat lead dust collection methods and their application in pre-1950 and new urban houses

Farfel, M. R., Orlova, A. O., Lees, P. S. J., Bowen, C., Elias, R., Ashley, P. J. & Chisolm, J. J., May 15 2001, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 35, 10, p. 2078-2083 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

End-user exposures to synthetic vitreous fibers: II. Fabrication and installation fabrication of commercial products

Breysse, P. N., Lees, P. S. J., Rooney, B. C., McArthur, B. R., Miller, M. E. & Robbins, C., Apr 1 2001, In : Applied Occupational and Environmental Hygiene. 16, 4, p. 464-470 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Us army chemical corps Vietnam veterans health study: Preliminary results

Kang, H. K., Dalager, N. A., Needham, L. L., Patterson, D. G., Matanoski, G. M., Kanchanaraksa, S. & Lees, P. S. J., May 16 2001, In : Chemosphere. 43, 4-7, p. 943-949 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2000

Clinical findings of irritation among chromium chemical production workers

Gibb, H. J., Lees, P. S. J., Pinsky, P. F. & Rooney, B. C., Jan 1 2000, In : American Journal of Industrial Medicine. 38, 2, p. 127-131 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Counting rules for vitreous fiber exposures

Van Orden, D. R., Breysse, P. N. & Lees, P. S. J., Dec 7 2000, In : American Industrial Hygiene Association Journal. 61, 4, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Erratum: Lung cancer among workers in chromium chemical production (American Journal of Industrial Medicine (2000) 38 (115-126))

Gibb, H. J., Lees, P. S. J., Pinsky, P. F. & Rooney, B. C., Oct 23 2000, In : American Journal of Industrial Medicine. 38, 5, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Lung cancer among workers in chromium chemical production

Gibb, H. J., Lees, P. S. J., Pinsky, P. F. & Rooney, B. C., Jul 20 2000, In : American Journal of Industrial Medicine. 38, 2, p. 115-126 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1999

Case-series investigation of intracranial neoplasms at a petrochemical research facility

Delzell, E., Beall, C., Rodu, B., Lees, P. S. J., Breysse, P. N. & Cole, P., Sep 13 1999, In : American Journal of Industrial Medicine. 36, 4, p. 450-458 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle