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 Biomarkers Micronutrients 25 Hydroxyvitamin D Bangladesh Weights And Measures Albumins Lysine Aflatoxins Parturition Serum Pathology Randomized Controlled Trials Newborn Infant Birth Weight Gestational Age Cohort Studies Placenta Biological Marker Aflatoxin B1 Growth Iron Health

Most Recent Papers

Limited data exist to inform our basic understanding of micronutrient requirements in pregnancy

Emily R. Smith, Siran He, Kevin C. Klatt, Matthew D. Barberio, Ali Rahnavard, Negeena Azad, Carolyn Brandt, Bethany Harker, Emily Hogan, Padmini Kucherlapaty, Dina Moradian, Alison D. Gernand, Homa K. Ahmadzia, 2021, Science advances

Variation in urine osmolality throughout pregnancy and associations with birth outcomes: A longitudinal, randomized-control trial

A Rosinger, H Bethancourt, C Latona, J John, A Kelyman, Jennifer Williams, 2021, Zeitschrift fur Ernahrungswissenschaft

Chorioamnionitis and Risk for Maternal and Neonatal Sepsis

Celeste Beck, Kelly Gallagher, Leigh A. Taylor, Jeffery A. Goldstein, Leena B. Mithal, Alison D. Gernand, 2021, Obstetrics and Gynecology on p. 1007-1022

Effect of vitamin D supplementation during pregnancy on mid-to-late gestational blood pressure in a randomized controlled trial in Bangladesh

Anita Subramanian, Jill Korsiak, Kellie E. Murphy, Abdullah Al Mahmud, Daniel E. Roth, Alison D. Gernand, 2021, Journal of Hypertension on p. 135-142

Higher maternal parathyroid hormone concentration at delivery is not associated with smaller newborn size

Huma Qamar, Nandita Perumal, Eszter Papp, Alison D. Gernand, Abdullah Al Mahmud, Daniel E. Roth, 2021, Endocrine Connections on p. 345-357

A methodology for examining the association between plasma volume and micronutrient biomarker mass and concentration in healthy eumenorrheic women

Sixtus Aguree, Alison D. Gernand, 2020, PeerJ

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

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

Maternal-Fetal Inflammation in the Placenta and the Developmental Origins of Health and Disease

Jeffery A. Goldstein, Kelly Gallagher, Celeste Beck, Rajesh Kumar, Alison D. Gernand, 2020, Frontiers in Immunology

Newborn micronutrient status biomarkers in a cluster-randomized trial of antenatal multiple micronutrient compared with iron folic acid supplementation in rural Bangladesh

Kerry J. Schulze, Alison D. Gernand, Afreen Zaman Khan, Lee S.F. Wu, Sucheta Mehra, Saijuddin Shaikh, Hasmot Ali, Abu Ahmed Shamim, Pongtorn Sungpuag, Emorn Udomkesmalee, Alain B. Labrique, Keith P. West, Parul Christian, 2020, American Journal of Clinical Nutrition on p. 1328-1337

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

Most-Cited Papers

Micronutrient deficiencies in pregnancy worldwide

Alison D. Gernand, Kerry J. Schulze, Christine P. Stewart, Keith P. West, Parul Christian, 2016, Nature Clinical Practice Endocrinology and Metabolism on p. 274-289

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

Alison D. 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 D. Gernand, Sara M. Parisi, Katherine P. Himes, Timothy L. Lash, 2014, Paediatric and Perinatal Epidemiology on p. 203-212

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 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 D. Gernand, Robert W. Platt, W. Tony Parks, Janet M. Catov, Hyagriv N. Simhan, 2014, American Journal of Epidemiology on p. 168-176

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