American Family Children's Hospital

Past Projects

Selected List of Survey Research Shared Resource Users and their Accomplishments

Jeremy Cetnar (XT)

James Cleary (CC)

Lisa Colbert (CC)

Aaron Gilson (CC)

Michael Gould (CG)

Nathan Jones (CC)

Noelle LoConte (CC)

Ana Martinez-Donate (CC)

Polly Newcomb (CC)

Amye Tevaarwerk (XT)

Amy Trentham-Dietz (CC)

Jennifer Weiss (CC)

Whitney Witt (CC) 


CC: Cancer Control    CG: Cancer Genetics    XT: Experimental Therapeutics 


Publication and Presentations


Samuelson DJ, Hesselson SE, Aperavich BA, Zan Y, Haag JD, Trentham-Dietz A, Hampton JM, Mau B, Chen KS, Baynes C, Khaw KT, Luben R, Perkins B, Shah M, Pharoah PD, Dunning AM, Easton DF, Ponder BA, Gould MN. Rat Mcs5a is a compound quantitative trait locus with orthologous human loci that associate with breast cancer risk. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 2007;104(15):6299-304. PMCID: PMC1847458.


Trentham-Dietz A, Walsh MC, Assessment of Cancer Care and Satisfaction Study Collaborators. Treatment satisfaction in relation to shared decision making, quality of life, and barriers to care among breast cancer patients. Presentation at the American Association of Cancer Research Frontiers in Cancer Prevention Research, Philadelphia, PA, 2007.


Pocobelli G, Newcomb PA, Trentham-Dietz A, Titus-Ernstoff L, Hampton JM, Egan KM. Statin use and risk of breast cancer. Cancer. 2008;112(1):27-33.


Wassenaar TR, Walsh MC, Cleary JF, Remington PL, Trentham Dietz A. Disparities in the clinical trial participation of adult cancer patients. Presentation at the annual meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Chicago, IL, 2008.


Johnson BL, Trentham-Dietz A, Koltyn KF, Colbert LH. Physical activity and function in older, long-term colorectal cancer survivors. Cancer Causes & Control : CCC. 2009;20(5):775-84. PMCID: PMC2716661.


Martinez-Donate AP. Using lay health advisors to promote breast and cervical cancer screening among Latinas: a review. Wisconsin Medical Journal. 2009;108(5):259-62.


Trentham Dietz A, Newcomb PA, Hampton JM, Kuan LY, Gould MN, Makar KW. NSAIDS, CYP2C9 genotype and breast cancer risk. American Journal of Epidemiology. 2009;169:S136.


Wernli KJ, Hampton JM, Trentham-Dietz A, Newcomb PA. Antidepressant medication use and breast cancer risk. Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety. 2009;18(4):284-90. PMCID: PMC2720762.


Kramer BJ, Kavanaugh M, Trentham-Dietz A, Walsh M, Yonker JA. Predictors of family conflict at the end of life: the experience of spouses and adult children of persons with lung cancer. The Gerontologist. 2010;50(2):215-25. PMCID: PMC2904531.


Newcomb PA, Trentham-Dietz A, Hampton JM. Bisphosphonates for osteoporosis treatment are associated with reduced breast cancer risk. British Journal of Cancer. 2010;102(5):799-802. PMCID: PMC2833248.


Walsh MC, Trentham-Dietz A, Schroepfer TA, Reding DJ, Campbell B, Foote ML, Kaufman S, Barrett M, Remington PL, Cleary JF. Cancer information sources used by patients to inform and influence treatment decisions. Journal of Health Communication. 2010;15(4):445-63.


Witt WP, Litzelman K, Wisk LE, Spear HA, Catrine K, Levin N, Gottlieb CA. Stress-mediated quality of life outcomes in parents of childhood cancer and brain tumor survivors: a case-control study. Quality of Life Research. 2010;19(7):995-1005. PMCID: PMC3057223.


Wolfert MZ, Gilson AM, Dahl JL, Cleary JF. Opioid analgesics for pain control: wisconsin physicians' knowledge, beliefs, attitudes, and prescribing practices. Pain Medicine. 2010;11(3):425-34.


LoConte NK, Williamson A, Gayle A, Weiss J, Leal T, Cetnar J, Mohammed T, Tevaarwerk A, Jones N. Increasing Disparity in Colorectal Cancer Incidence and Mortality Among African Americans and Whites: A State's Experience. Journal of Gastrointestinal Oncology. 2011;2(2):85-92. PMCID: PMC3122329.


Walsh MC, Trentham-Dietz A, Palta M. Availability of driver's license master lists for use in government-sponsored public health research. American Journal of Epidemiology. 2011;173(12):1414-8. PMCID: PMC3108090.