Alison Gernand

Ann Atherton Hertzler Early Career Professor in Global Health; Assistant Professor of Nutritional Sciences

Alison  Gernand

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Publication Tags

Mothers Pregnancy Vitamin D Micronutrients 25 Hydroxyvitamin D Biomarkers Weights And Measures Aflatoxins Albumins Cohort Studies Lysine Growth Serum Income Parturition Pathology Lactation Vitamin A Malnutrition Dietary Minerals Aflatoxin B1 Health Birth Weight Gestational Age Iron

Most Recent Papers

Multi-region saliency-aware learning for cross-domain placenta image segmentation

Zhuomin Zhang, Dolzodmaa Davaasuren, Chenyan Wu, Jeffery A. Goldstein, Alison Diane Gernand, James Z. Wang, 2020, Pattern Recognition Letters on p. 165-171

AI-PLAX: AI-based placental assessment and examination using photos

Yukun Chen, Zhuomin Zhang, Chenyan Wu, Dolzodmaa Davaasuren, Jeffery A. Goldstein, Alison D. Gernand, James Z. Wang, 2020, Computerized Medical Imaging and Graphics

Micronutrient Supplementation During Pregnancy, Birth Weight and Neonatal Mortality in Uganda: A Causal Mediation Analysis

Paddy Ssentongo, Djibril Ba, Claudio Fronterre, Jessica Ericson, Alison Gernand, Ming Wang, Ping Du, Duanping Liao, Vernon Chinchilli, Steven Schiff, 2020, Current Developments in Nutrition on p. 912-912

Association of Undernutrition and Neonatal, Infant and Under-5 Mortality: Evidence from 62 Low-Income and Middle-Income Countries

Paddy Ssentongo, Joseph Lewcun, Anna Ssentongo, Djibril Ba, Claudio Fronterre, Jessica Ericson, Alison Gernand, Ming Wang, Ping Du, Vernon Chinchilli, Steven Schiff, 2020, Current Developments in Nutrition on p. 911-911

Plasma volume variation across the menstrual cycle among healthy women of reproductive age

Sixtus Aguree, Hilary J. Bethancourt, Leigh A. Taylor, Asher Y. Rosinger, Alison D. Gernand, 2020, Physiological Reports

Food insecurity and micronutrient status among ghanaian women planning to become pregnant

Ruth Adisetu Pobee, Sixtus Aguree, Esi Komeley Colecraft, Alison D. Gernand, Laura E. Murray-Kolb, 2020, Nutrients

Setting research priorities on multiple micronutrient supplementation in pregnancy

Filomena Gomes, Megan W. Bourassa, Seth Adu-Afarwuah, Clayton Ajello, Zulfiqar A. Bhutta, Robert Black, Elisabete Catarino, Ranadip Chowdhury, Nita Dalmiya, Pratibha Dwarkanath, Reina Engle-Stone, Alison D. Gernand, Sophie Goudet, John Hoddinott, Pernille Kæstel, Mari S. Manger, Christine M. McDonald, Saurabh Mehta, Sophie E. Moore, Lynnette M. Neufeld, Saskia Osendarp, Prema Ramachandran, Kathleen M. Rasmussen, Christine Stewart, Christopher Sudfeld, Keith West, Gilles Bergeron, 2020, Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences on p. 76-88

Setting Research Priorities on Multiple Micronutrient Supplementation in Pregnancy

F Gomes, M Bourassa, S Adu-Afarwuah, C Ajello, Z Bhutta, R Black, E Catarino, R Chowdhury, N Dalmiya, P Dwarkanath, R Engle-Stone, Alison Gernand, S Goudet, J Hoddinott, P Kaestel, M Manger, C McDonald, S Mehta, S Moore, L Neufeld, S Osendarp, P Ramachandran, K Rasmussen, C Stewart, C Sudfeld, K West, G Bergeron, 2019, Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences

The Upper Level – Examining Risk of Excess Micronutrient Intake in Pregnancy from Antenatal Supplements

Alison Gernand, 2019, Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences

Concurrent Micronutrient Deficiencies Are Low and Micronutrient Status Is Not Related to Common Health Indicators in Ghanaian Women Expecting to Become Pregnant

Alison D. Gernand, Sixtus Aguree, Ruth Pobee, Esi K. Colecraft, Laura E. Murray-Kolb, 2019, Current Developments in Nutrition

Most-Cited Papers

Maternal serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D and measures of newborn and placental weight in a U.S. multicenter cohort study

Alison Diane Gernand, Hyagriv N. Simhan, Mark A. Klebanoff, Lisa M. Bodnar, 2013, Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism on p. 398-404

Validity of birth certificate-derived maternal weight data

Lisa M. Bodnar, Barbara Abrams, Marnie Bertolet, Alison Diane Gernand, Sara M. Parisi, Katherine P. Himes, Timothy L. Lash, 2014, Paediatric and Perinatal Epidemiology on p. 203-212

Vitamin D supplementation in pregnancy and lactation and infant growth

D. E. Roth, S. K. Morris, S. Zlotkin, Alison Diane Gernand, T. Ahmed, S. S. Shanta, E. Papp, J. Korsiak, J. Shi, M. M. Islam, I. Jahan, F. K. Keya, A. R. Willan, R. Weksberg, M. Mohsin, Q. S. Rahman, P. S. Shah, K. E. Murphy, J. Stimec, L. G. Pell, H. Qamar, A. Al Mahmud, 2018, New England Journal of Medicine on p. 535-546

Maternal vitamin D status and small-for-gestational-age offspring in women at high risk for preeclampsia

Alison D. Gernand, Hyagriv N. Simhan, Steve Caritis, Lisa M. Bodnar, 2014, Obstetrics and Gynecology on p. 40-48

Maternal vitamin D status and spontaneous preterm birth by placental histology in the US collaborative perinatal project

Lisa M. Bodnar, Mark A. Klebanoff, Alison Diane Gernand, Robert W. Platt, W. Tony Parks, Janet M. Catov, Hyagriv N. Simhan, 2014, American Journal of Epidemiology on p. 168-176

Aflatoxin exposure during the first 1000 days of life in rural South Asia assessed by aflatoxin B<sub>1</sub>-lysine albumin biomarkers

John D. Groopman, Patricia A. Egner, Kerry J. Schulze, Lee S.F. Wu, Rebecca Merrill, Sucheta Mehra, Abu A. Shamim, Hasmot Ali, Saijuddin Shaikh, Alison Gernand, Subarna K. Khatry, Steven C. LeClerq, Keith P. West, Parul Christian, 2014, Food and Chemical Toxicology on p. 184-189

Maternal Vitamin D status and infant anthropometry in a US multi-centre cohort study

Cara L. Eckhardt, Alison D. Gernand, Daniel E. Roth, Lisa M. Bodnar, 2015, Annals of Human Biology on p. 215-222

Maternal serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D and placental vascular pathology in a multicenter US cohort

Alison D. Gernand, Lisa M. Bodnar, Mark A. Klebanoff, W. Tony Parks, Hyagriv N. Simhan, 2013, American Journal of Clinical Nutrition on p. 383-388

Maternal Weight and Body Composition during Pregnancy Are Associated with Placental and Birth Weight in Rural Bangladesh<sup>1,2</sup>

Alison D. Gernand, Parul Christian, Rina Rani Paul, Saijuddin Shaikh, Alain B. Labrique, Kerry J. Schulze, Abu Ahmed Shamim, Keith P. West, 2012, Journal of Nutrition on p. 2010-2016

Maternal vitamin D supplementation during pregnancy and lactation to promote infant growth in Dhaka, Bangladesh (MDIG trial)

Daniel E. Roth, Alison D. Gernand, Shaun K. Morris, Brendon Pezzack, M. Munirul Islam, Michelle C. Dimitris, Shaila S. Shanta, Stanley H. Zlotkin, Andrew R. Willan, Tahmeed Ahmed, Prakesh S. Shah, Kellie E. Murphy, Rosanna Weksberg, Sanaa Choufani, Rashed Shah, Abdullah Al Mahmud, 2015, Trials