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David Abramson

Clinical Associate Professor of Global Public Health

1993 …2019
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Research Output 1993 2019

2019

Cross-Sectional Psychological and Demographic Associations of Zika Knowledge and Conspiracy Beliefs Before and After Local Zika Transmission

Piltch-Loeb, R., Zikmund-Fisher, B. J., Shaffer, V. A., Scherer, L. D., Knaus, M., Fagerlin, A., Abramson, D. & Scherer, A. M., Jan 1 2019, In : Risk Analysis.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Demography
Psychology
Self Efficacy
Disease Outbreaks
Communicable Diseases

Housing Transitions and Recovery of Older Adults Following Hurricane Sandy

Merdjanoff, A., Piltch-Loeb, R., Friedman, S. & Abramson, D., Aug 21 2019, In : The journals of gerontology. Series B, Psychological sciences and social sciences. 74, 6, p. 1041-1052 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cyclonic Storms
housing
Disasters
age group
disaster

Hurricanes and healthcare: A case report on the influences of Hurricane Maria and managed Medicare in treating a Puerto Rican resident

Mellgard, G., Abramson, D., Okamura, C. & Weerahandi, H., Nov 8 2019, In : BMC Health Services Research. 19, 1, 818.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Cyclonic Storms
Medicare
Hispanic Americans
Delivery of Health Care
Puerto Rico
Disease Outbreaks
Emerging Communicable Diseases
Tablets
Multivariate Analysis
Public Health
2018

Factors associated with continued food insecurity among households recovering from hurricane Katrina

Clay, L. A., Papas, M. A., Gill, K. B. & Abramson, D., Aug 3 2018, In : International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 15, 8, 1647.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cyclonic Storms
Food Supply
Odds Ratio
Disasters
Confidence Intervals

How the US Population Engaged with and Prioritized Sources of Information about the Emerging Zika Virus in 2016

Piltch-Loeb, R., Merdjanoff, A. & Abramson, D., May 1 2018, In : Health security. 16, 3, p. 165-177 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Public health
Viruses
source of information
virus
Public Health

Variations in Healthcare Provider Use of Public Health and Other Information Sources by Provider Type and Practice Setting during New York City's Response to the Emerging Threat of Zika Virus Disease, 2016

Quinn, C., Poirot, E., Sanders Kim, A., Viswanath, A. L., Patel, S. N., Abramson, D. & Piltch-Loeb, R., Jul 1 2018, In : Health security. 16, 4, p. 252-261 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Public health
mental hygiene
Viruses
source of information
Health Personnel
2017

Application of a Theoretical Model Toward Understanding Continued Food Insecurity Post Hurricane Katrina

Clay, L. A., Papas, M. A., Gill, K. & Abramson, D., Jul 31 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness. p. 1-10 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cyclonic Storms
Food Supply
Theoretical Models
Disasters
Social Support
Zika virus
Risk perception
risk perception
Public health
Viruses

Social capital, neighborhood disorder, and disaster recovery

Clay, L., Papas, M., Abramson, D. & Kendra, J., Jul 1 2017, In : Journal of Emergency Management. 15, 4, p. 233-246 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Disasters
social capital
disaster
housing
Recovery

The Women and Their Children's Health (WaTCH) study: Methods and design of a prospective cohort study in Louisiana to examine the health effects from the BP oil spill

Peters, E. S., Rung, A. L., Bronson, M. H., Brashear, M. M., Peres, L. C., Gaston, S., Sullivan, S. M., Peak, K., Abramson, D., Fontham, E. T. H., Harrington, D., Oral, E. & Trapido, E. J., Jul 1 2017, In : BMJ Open. 7, 7, e014887.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Petroleum Pollution
Cohort Studies
Prospective Studies
Interviews
Health
2016

Crisis Decision-Making During Hurricane Sandy: An Analysis of Established and Emergent Disaster Response Behaviors in the New York Metro Area

Chandler, T., Abramson, D., Panigrahi, B., Schlegelmilch, J. & Frye, N., May 11 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness. p. 1-7 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cyclonic Storms
Disasters
Decision Making
Public Health
Organizations
2015

Foreword

Fothergill, A., Peek, L. A., Abramson, D. & Redlener, I., 2015, Children of Katrina. First ed. (The Katrina bookshelf).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

The Medical Home and Care Coordination in Disaster Recovery: Hypothesis for Interventions and Research

Kanter, R. K., Abramson, D., Redlener, I. & Gracy, D., Apr 23 2015, In : Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness. 9, 4, p. 337-343 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Patient-Centered Care
Disasters
Home Care Services
Research
Primary Health Care
2014

Preparedness and emergency response research centers: Early returns on investment in evidence-based public health systems research

Qari, S. H., Abramson, D., Kushma, J. A. & Halverson, P. K., Nov 1 2014, In : Public Health Reports. 129, p. 1-4 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Disaster Planning
Civil Defense
Public Health Schools
Public Health
Research

School interventions after the Joplin tornado

Kanter, R. K. & Abramson, D., 2014, In : Prehospital and Disaster Medicine. 29, 2, p. 214-217 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tornadoes
Students
Public Health Nurses
Disasters
Counseling

The Resilience Activation Framework: a Conceptual Model of How Access to Social Resources Promotes Adaptation and Rapid Recovery in Post-disaster Settings

Abramson, D., Grattan, L. M., Mayer, B., Colten, C. E., Arosemena, F. A., Bedimo-Rung, A. & Lichtveld, M., 2014, In : Journal of Behavioral Health Services and Research. 42, 1, p. 42-57 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Disasters
activation
resilience
disaster
resources

The Science and Practice of Resilience Interventions for Children Exposed to Disasters

Wizemann, T. M., Snair, M. R., Altevogt, B. M., Forum on Medical and Public Health Preparedness for Catastrophic Events, Institute of Medicine (U.S.) & Abramson, D., 2014, Preparedness, response, and recovery considerations for children and families: workshop summary. 207 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2012

Hurricane Sandy: Lessons learned, again

Abramson, D. & Redlener, I., Dec 2012, In : Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness. 6, 4, p. 328-329 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Relief Work
Disaster Medicine
Disaster Planning
Cyclonic Storms
Disasters

Measuring the impact of hurricane katrina on access to a personal healthcare provider: The use of the national survey of children's health for an external comparison group

Stehling-Ariza, T., Park, Y. S., Sury, J. J. & Abramson, D., Apr 2012, In : Maternal and Child Health Journal. 16, SUPPL. 1, p. 170-177 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cyclonic Storms
Health Personnel
Propensity Score
Family Health
Insurance Coverage
2011

Persistence of mental health needs among children affected by hurricane Katrina in New Orleans

Olteanu, A., Arnberger, R., Grant, R., Davis, C., Abramson, D. & Asola, J., 2011, In : Prehospital and Disaster Medicine. 26, 1, p. 3-6 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cyclonic Storms
Mental Health
Mental Health Services
Case Management
Disasters

Rural and suburban population surge following detonation of an improvised nuclear device: A new model to estimate impact

Meit, M., Redlener, I., Briggs, T. W., Kwanisai, M., Culp, D. & Abramson, D., Mar 2011, In : Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness. 5, SUPPL. 1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Suburban Population
Rural Population
Disasters
Equipment and Supplies
Civil Defense
2010
Cyclonic Storms
Affective Symptoms
Parents
Mental Health
Disasters
Emergency Responders
Cyclonic Storms
Emergencies
Public Health
Mississippi

Measuring individual disaster recovery: A socioecological framework

Abramson, D., Stehling-Ariza, T., Park, Y. S., Walsh, L. & Culp, D., Sep 2010, In : Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness. 4, SUPPL. 1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cyclonic Storms
Disasters
Mental Health
Psychology
Structural Models

Recovery research, Katrina's fifth anniversary, and lessons relearned

Redlener, I. & Abramson, D., Sep 2010, In : Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness. 4, SUPPL. 1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21st Century History
20th Century History
Disaster Medicine
Cyclonic Storms
Explosions
2009

Lessons from Katrina – What Went Wrong, What Was Learned, Who’s Most Vulnerable

Abramson, D., Redlener, I. & Garfield, R., 2009, In : Cardozo Journal of Law and Gender. 14, 2, p. 783 - 790

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2008

Analyzing postdisaster surveillance data: The effect of the statistical method

Di Maggio, C., Abramson, D. & Galea, S., Jun 2008, In : Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness. 2, 2, p. 119-126 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Disasters
September 11 Terrorist Attacks
Bayes Theorem
Surveys and Questionnaires
Emergencies

Prevalence and predictors of mental health distress post-katrina: Findings from the gulf coast child and family health study

Abramson, D., Stehling-Ariza, T., Garfield, R. & Redlener, I., Jun 2008, In : Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness. 2, 2, p. 77-86 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Family Health
Mental Health
Disasters
Cyclonic Storms
Mississippi
2007

Children and Megadisasters: Lessons Learned in the New Millennium

Garrett, A. L., Grant, R., Madrid, P., Brito, A., Abramson, D. & Redlener, I., 2007, In : Advances in Pediatrics. 54, 1, p. 189-214 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Disasters
Cyclonic Storms
Terrorism
Cuba
Aptitude

Housing need, housing assistance, and connection to HIV medical care

Aidala, A. A., Lee, G., Abramson, D., Messeri, P. & Siegler, A., Nov 2007, In : AIDS and Behavior. 11, SUPPL. 2

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

HIV
Patient Acceptance of Health Care
Insurance Coverage
Health Insurance
Health Status

Patient satisfaction with different interpreting methods: A randomized controlled trial

Gany, F., Leng, J., Shapiro, E., Abramson, D., Motola, I., Shield, D. C. & Changrani, J., Nov 2007, In : Journal of General Internal Medicine. 22, SUPPL. 2, p. 312-318 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Patient Satisfaction
Randomized Controlled Trials
Language
Communication Barriers
Privacy

Public health disaster research: surveying the field, defining its future.

Abramson, D., Morse, S. S., Garrett, A. L. & Redlener, I., Jul 2007, In : Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness. 1, 1, p. 57-62 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Public Health Administration
Disaster Medicine
Disaster Planning
Health Services Research
Disasters
2006

HIV-positive men sexually active with women: Sexual behaviors and sexual risks

Aidala, A. A., Lee, G., Moon-Howard, J., Caban, M., Abramson, D. & Messeri, P., Jul 2006, In : Journal of Urban Health. 83, 4, p. 637-655 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Unsafe Sex
Sexual Behavior
HIV
drug use
Safe Sex
2003

Antiretroviral therapy and declining AIDS mortality in New York City

Messeri, P., Gunjeong, L., Abramson, D., Aidala, A., Chiasson, M. A. & Jessop, D. J., Apr 2003, In : Medical Care. 41, 4, p. 512-521 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
AIDS
mortality
death
human being

Antiretroviral therapy and declining AIDS mortality in New York City

Messeri, P., Gunjeong, L., Abramson, D., Aidala, A., Chiasson, M. A. & Jessop, D. J., Jan 1 2003, In : Medical Care. 41, 4, p. 512-521 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
Highly Active Antiretroviral Therapy
Mortality
HIV
Therapeutics
2002

The impact of ancillary HIV services on engagement in medical care in New York City

Messeri, P. A., Abramson, D., Aidala, A. A., Lee, F. & Lee, G., Aug 2002, In : AIDS Care - Psychological and Socio-Medical Aspects of AIDS/HIV. 14, SUPPL. 1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

medical care
HIV
Case Management
Primary Health Care
Mental Health
1999

Passing the Test: New York’s Newborn HIV Testing Policy, 1987-1997

Stoto, M. A., Almario, D. A., McCormick, M. C., Committee on Perinatal Transmission of HIV, Institute of Medicine (U.S.), Board on Children, Youth, and Families, National Research Council (U.S.) & Abramson, D., 1999, Reducing the odds: preventing perinatal transmission of HIV in the United States. Washington, D.C: National Academy Press, 397 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1997

Medicine & Public Health: the Power of Collaboration

Lasker, R. D., Committee on Medicine and Public Health, New York Academy of Medicine & Abramson, D., 1997, New York, NY: Center for the Advancement of Collaborative Strategies in Health, the New York Academy of Medicine. 178 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

1996
Women's Health
Primary Prevention
Counseling
HIV
Delivery of Health Care

Summary Tables for Client Survey. The First Cases. C.H.A.I.N. Technical Report #4

Healton, C., Messeri, P., Aidala, A. A. & Abramson, D., 1995, Columbia School of Public Health.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report