Christopher D. Heaney, PhD MS
Director, Johns Hopkins Environmental Health Microbiology and Immunology Laboratory (EHMIL)
Environmental Health Sciences, Bloomberg School of Public Health
Environmental epidemiology,Occupational and environmental health,Infectious disease,Water and health,Global climate change,Community-based participatory research
*=student trainee †=corresponding author
Heaney CD†, Kmush B*, Navas-Acien A, Francesconi K, Schulze K, Fairweather D, Nelson K, Klein S, Li W, Ali H, Shaikh S, Merrill R, Wu L, West K, Christian P, Labrique A. Arsenic exposure and susceptibility to hepatitis E virus infection during pregnancy. Environmental Research. 142 273–280. 2015. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.envres.2015.07.004
Nadimpalli M*, Pisanic N*, Heaney CD, Stewart JR. Equivalence of influenza A virus RNA recovery from nasal swabs when lysing the swab and storage medium versus storage medium alone. J. Virol. Meth. 2015. 217(14-17). DOI: 10.1016/j.jviromet.2015.01.008.
Nadimpalli M*, Rinsky JL*, Wing S, Hall D, Stewart J, Larsen J, Nachman KE, Love DC, Pierce E*, Pisanic N*, Strelitz J, Harduar-Morano L, Heaney CD†. Persistence of livestock-associated antibiotic-resistant Staphylococcus aureus among industrial hog operation workers in North Carolina over 14 days. Occup. Environ. Med. 2014. 72(2):90-9.
Rinsky JR*, Nadimpalli M*, Wing S, Hall D, Baron D, Price LB, Larsen J, Stegger M, Stewart J, and Heaney CD†. Livestock-associated methicillin and multidrug resistant Staphylococcus aureus is present among industrial, not antibiotic-free livestock operation workers in North Carolina. PLOS ONE. 2013. 8(7):e67641.
Heaney CD†, Sams E, Dufour A, Brenner K, Haugland R, Wymer L, Wing S, Marshall S, Serre M, Love D, Noble R, Wade TJ. Fecal indicators in sand, sand contact, and risk of enteric illness among beach-goers. Epidemiology. 2012. 23(1):95–106.