Karen L. Falkner, PhD

Research Assistant Professor, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine

Associate Director, Periodontal Disease Research Center

Contact Information

65A Farber Hall
Buffalo, NY 14214
Phone: 716-829-6307
Fax: 716-829-2979
Email: falkner@buffalo.edu

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Selected Publications

  • Trevisan, M., Falkner, K.L., Russell, M., Ram, M., Muti, P., Freudenheim, J.L., Dorn, J., Nochajaski, T., Hovey, K. Drinking Pattern and Risk of Non-fatal Myocardial Infarction: A Population-based Case-control Study. Addiction 2004.
  • Moysich, K.B., Menezes, R.J., Rosani, A., Swede, H., Reid, M.E., Falkner, K.L., Cummings, K.M., Bepler, G. Regular aspirin use and lung cancer risk. BMC Cancer 2002;2:31-37.
  • Moysich, K.B., Menezes, R.J., Baker, J.A., Falkner, K.L. Environmental exposure to polychlorinated biphenyls and breast cancer risk. Reviews on Environment Health 2002;17(4):263-277.
  • Moysich, K.B., Menezes, R.J., Baker, J.A., Falkner, K.L. Environmental exposure to polychlorinated biphenyls and breast cancer risk. Reviews on Environmental Health 2002;17:249-262.
  • Fisher, R.P., Falkner, K.L., Trevisan, M., McCauley, M.R. Adapting the Cognitive Interview to Enhance Long-term (35 year) Recall of Physical Activities. Journal of Applied Psychology 2000;85:180-189.
  • Wu, T., Trevisan, M., Genco R.J., Falkner, K.L., Dorn, J.P., Sempos, C.T. Examination of the relation between periodontal health status and cardiovascular risk factors: serum total and high density lipoprotein cholesterol, C-reactive protein and plasma fibrinogen. American Journal of Epidemiology 2000;151(3):273-282.
  • Wu, T., Trevisan, M., Dorn, J.P., Falkner, K.L., Sempos, C., Genco R.J. Periodontal disease and risk of cerebrovascular disease: The First National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey and its follow-up study. Archives of Internal Medicine 2000;160(18):2749-2755.
  • Falkner, K.L., Trevisan, M., McCann, S. Participant characteristics and quality of recall of physical activity in the distant past. American Journal of Epidemiology 2001;154(9):865-872.
  • Falkner, K.L., Trevisan, M., McCann, S. Reliability of Recall of Physical Activity in the Distant Past. American Journal of Epidemiology 1999;150:195-205.
  • Genco, R.J., Wu, T.J., Grossi, S., Falkner, K.L., Zambon, J.J., Trevisan, M. Periodontal microflora related to the risk for myocardial infarction: a case-central study. J. Dental Res 1999; 78 (special issue):457.
  • Falkner, KL, Trevisan, M, Krogh, V, & Laurenzi, M. (1992). The Relation Between Ambient Temperature and Blood Pressure. Manuscript submitted for publication.
  • Falkner, KL. (1989). Introduction to Nursing Orders [Review of Introduction to Nursing Orders]. Computers in Nursing, 7(2), 82-83.
  • Falkner, KL. (1989). Introduction to Nursing Goals [Review of Introduction to Nursing Goals]. Computers in Nursing, 7(4), 185-185.
  • Falkner, Karen L. (1986). Adult Health Nursing: A Learning Guide. California: Addison-Wesley Publishing Company.

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