Janice L. Hastrup, PhD

Research Associate Professor, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine

Contact Information

321 Park Hall
Buffalo, NY 14260
Phone: 716-645-3650 x321
Fax: 716-645-3801
Email: jhastrup@buffalo.edu

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Research Interests: social influences and cognitive factors that affect beliefs about health, community interventions, methodological issues, stress, and emotional development

Selected Publications

  • Marshall JR, Hastrup JL, Ross JS. Mismeasurement and the resonance of strong confounders: Correlated errors. Am J Epidemiol. 1999; 150(1):88-96.
  • Cummings KM, Hastrup JL, Swedrock T, Hyland A, Perla J, Pauly JL. Consumer perception of risk associated with filters contaminated with glass fibers. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2000; 9(9):977-979.
  • Hastrup JL, Kraemer DT, Bornstein R, Trezza G. Crying frequency across the lifespan. Chapter in R. Cornelius & A. Vingerhoets (Eds.), Adult crying: Psychological and psychobiological aspects. 2000; pp. 55-70. Harwood.
  • Hastrup JL, Cummings KM, Swedrock T, Hyland A, Pauly JL. Consumers' knowledge and beliefs about the safety of cigarette filters. Tob Control. 2001; 10(1):84.
  • Feskanich D, Hastrup JL, Marshall JR, Colditz GA, Stampler MJ, Willett WC, Kawachi l. Stress and suicide in the Nurses' Health Study. J Epidemiol Community Health. 2002; 56(2):95-98.
  • Piniewski-Bond J, Celestino PB, Mahoney MC, Farrell CD, Bauer JE, Hastrup JL, Cummings KM. A cancer genetics education campaign: Delivering parallel messages to clinicians and the public. J Cancer Educ. 2003; 18(2):96-99.
  • Bansal MA, Cummings KM, Hyland A, Bauer JE, Hastrup JL, Steger C. Do smokers want to know more about the cigarettes they smoke? Results from the EDUCATE study. Nicotine Tob Res. 2004; 6 Suppl 3:S289-302.
  • Cummings KM, Hyland A, Giovino GA, Hastrup JL, Bauer JE, Bansal MA. Are smokers adequately informed about the health risks of smoking and medicinal nicotine? Nicotine Tob Res. 2004; 6 Suppl 3:S333-340.
  • Keefe SE, Hastrup JL, Thomas SN. Psychological testing in Appalachia. In S. E. Keefe (Ed.), Appalachian cultural competency. 2005; Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press.
  • Hastrup JL, Thomas SN, Edelstein MR. Fear of cancer in a rural Appalachian community following notification of an environmental hazard. Research in Social Problems and Public Policy. 2007; 14:91-118.

revised: 2007.11.18