KEN R SMITH, PhD portrait
  • Distinguished Professor, Family And Consumer Studies
  • Director, Pedigree and Population Resource (Utah Population Database), Population Sciences, Huntsman Cancer Institute
  • Adjunct Professor, Sociology Department
  • Adjunct Professor, Biomedical Informatics Resrch

Research Keywords

  • Demography

Grants, Contracts & Research Gifts

  • NEIGHBORHOOD CHARACTERISTICS AND BODY MASS INDEX: SELECTION OR CAUSATION? PI: SMITH, KEN R . 09/01/2009 - 08/31/2010. Total project budget to date: $0.00
  • NEIGHBORHOOD CHARACTERISTICS AND BODY MASS INDEX: SELECTION OR CAUSATION? PI: SMITH, KEN R . 09/01/2009 - 08/31/2010. Total project budget to date: $0.00
  • NEIGHBORHOOD CHARACTERISTICS AND BODY MASS INDEX: SELECTION OR CAUSATION? PI: SMITH, KEN R . 09/01/2008 - 08/31/2009. Total project budget to date: $0.00
  • THE UTAH STUDY OF FERTILITY, LONGEVITY AND AGING . PI: SMITH, KEN R . 09/01/2007 - 06/30/2010. Total project budget to date: $0.00
  • THE UTAH STUDY OF FERTILITY, LONGEVITY AND AGING . PI: SMITH, KEN R . 09/01/2006 - 08/31/2007. Total project budget to date: $0.00
  • THE UTAH STUDY OF FERTILITY, LONGEVITY AND AGING . PI: SMITH, KEN R . 09/01/2005 - 08/31/2006. Total project budget to date: $0.00
  • THE UTAH STUDY OF FERTILITY, LONGEVITY AND AGING . PI: SMITH, KEN R . 09/01/2004 - 08/31/2005. Total project budget to date: $0.00
  • THE UTAH STUDY OF FERTILITY, LONGEVITY AND AGING . PI: SMITH, KEN R . 09/16/2003 - 08/31/2004. Total project budget to date: $0.00
  • KINSHIP AND SOCIO-DEMOGRAPHIC DETERMINANTS OF MORTALITY . PI: SMITH, KEN R . 07/15/2002 - 08/31/2003. Total project budget to date: $0.00
  • KINSHIP AND SOCIO-DEMOGRAPHIC DETERMINANTS OF MORTALITY . PI: SMITH, KEN R . 09/15/1999 - 08/31/2003. Total project budget to date: $0.00
  • KINSHIP AND SOCIODEMOGRAPHIC DETERMINANTS OF MORTALITY . PI: SMITH, KEN R . 09/30/1998 - 08/31/1999. Total project budget to date: $0.00
  • KINSHIP AND SOCIO-DEMOGRAPHIC DETERMINANTS OF MORTALITY . PI: SMITH, KEN R . 09/30/1998 - 08/31/1999. Total project budget to date: $0.00
  • KINSHIP AND SOCIO-DEMOGRAPHIC DETERMINANTS OF MORTALITY . PI: SMITH, KEN R . 09/01/1997 - 08/31/1998. Total project budget to date: $0.00
  • ADVERSE SELECTION, LIFE INSURANCE, AND GENETIC TESTING . PI: SMITH, KEN R . 09/30/1996 - 09/29/1999. Total project budget to date: $0.00
  • KINSHIP AND SOCIO-DEMOGRAPHIC DETERMINANTS OF MORTALITY . PI: SMITH, KEN R . 09/30/1996 - 08/31/1997. Total project budget to date: $0.00
  • ADVERSE SELECTION, LIFE INSURANCE, AND GENETIC TESTING . PI: SMITH, KEN R . 09/30/1995 - 09/29/1996. Total project budget to date: $0.00
  • WIDOWHOOD, ECONOMIC STATUS, AND PANEL ATTRITION . PI: SMITH, KEN R. 04/01/1988 - 12/31/1989. Total project budget to date: $0.00
  • WIDOWHOOD, ECONOMIC STATUS, AND PANEL ATTRITION . PI: SMITH, KEN R . 04/01/1987 - 03/31/1988. Total project budget to date: $0.00

Current Grants as Pi or Co-I

Smith Ken R.. “Early Life Conditions, Survival and Health: A Pedigree-Based Population Study.” 5 Year NIA Grant, $3,900,000 Direct Costs, 2011-2016 (Smith is PI).

 

Stroup, Antoinette and Ken R. Smith. “Improving SEER SES Data: Linkage with State Vital Records and Birth Certificate Data.” $80,000 direct costs grant from Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (2007-2008) 2011-2012 (Smith is a Joint Principal Investigator).

 

Brown, Barbara, "Complete the Streets 3 Ways:  Effects on activity and BMI." NCI 5-year grant, $2,380,000 direct costs, 2011-2016 (Smith is Co-I).

 

Stanford, Joseph.  “Outcomes of infertility treatment in clinic and population-based cohorts.” NICHD 2 year grant $224,250 direct costs, 2009-2012 (Smith is Investigator).

 

Gutmann, Myron. “Demographic Analysis of Longitudinal Historical Data.” NICHD 3-Year Teaching Grant, $148,701 direct costs, 2005-2008, renewed for 5 years 2009-2013 (Smith is Instructor).

 

Norton, Maria. “Lifespan Stressors and Alzheimer’s Disease: The Cache County Study,” 3 year grant NIA, $324,813 direct costs (Smith is sub-contract PI).

 

Smith, Ken R., Lori Kowaleski-Jones, Cathleen Zick, Barbara Brown, Ikuho Yamada, Jessie Fan. “Neighborhood Characteristics and Body Mass Index: Selection or Causation?” NIDDK 4 year grant, $275,000 Direct; $91,000 Administrative Supplement for 2009-2012 (Smith and Kowaleski-Jones share PI position).

Geographical Regions of Interest

  • United States of America
    Pioneer Utah and the West.
  • Canada
    Historical Demography of Quebec.

Publications

  • Dribe M, Breschi M, Gagnon A, Gauvreau D, Hanson HA, Maloney TN, Mazzoni S, Molitoris J, Pozzi L, Smith KR, and Vezina H. “Socioeconomic status and fertility decline: Insights from historical transitions in Europe and North America.” Population Studies 71(1):3-21. Published, 03/2017.
  • Anderson RE, Hanson HA, Lowrance WT, Redshaw J, Oottamasathien S, Schaeffer A, Johnstone E, Aston KI, Carrell DT, Cartwright P, Smith KR, and Hotaling JM. “Childhood Cancer Risk in the Siblings and Cousins of Men with Poor Semen Quality.” The Journal of Urology 197(3 Pt 2):898-905. Published, 03/2017.
  • Allen-Brady K, Firszt R, Fang JC, Wong J, Smith KR, Peterson KA. “Population-based Familial Aggregation of Eosinophilic Esophagitis Suggests a Genetic Contribution.” Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology . Published, 02/10/2017.
  • Samadder NJ, Valentine JF, Guthery S, Singh H, Bernstein CN, Wan Y, Wong J, Boucher K, Pappas L, Rowe K, Bronner M, Ulrich CM, Burt RW, Curtin K, and Smith KR. “Colorectal Cancer in Inflammatory Bowel Diseases: A Population-Based Study in Utah.” Digestive Diseases and Sciences pgs 1-7. Published, 01/03/2017.
  • Christensen ED, Berger J, Alashari MM, Coon H, Robison C, Ho HT, Adams DR, Gahl WA, Smith KR, Opitz JM, and Johnson DR. “Sudden infant death “syndrome”-insights and future directions from a utah population database analysis.” American Journal of Medical Genetics Part A 173(1):177-182. Published, 01/2017.
  • Stroup AM, Herget KA, Hanson HA, Reed DL, Butler JT, Henry KA, Harrell CJ, Sweeney C, and Smith KR. “Baby Boomers and Birth Certificates: Early-Life Socioeconomic Status and Cancer Risk in Adulthood.” Cancer Epidemiology and Prevention Biomarkers 26(1):75-84. Published, 01/2017.
  • Hanson HA, Mayer EN, Anderson RE, Aston KI, Carrell DT, Berger J, Lowrance WT, Smith KR, and Hotaling JM. “Risk of childhood mortality in family members of men with poor semen quality.” Human Reproduction 32(1):239-247. Published, 01/2017.
  • Hashibe M, Abdelaziz S, Al-Temimi M, Fraser A, Boucher KM, Smith K, Chin Y, Lee A, Rowe K, Rowley B, Daurelle M, Holton AE, VanDerslice J, Richiardi L, Bishoff J, Lowrance W, and Stroup A. “Long-term health effects among testicular cancer survivors” Journal of Cancer Survivorship 10(6):1051-1057. Published, 12/2016.
  • Gonzalez CD, Randall RL, Wright J, Spraker-Perlman H, Ying J, Sweeney C, Smith KR, and Kirchhoff AC. “Long-term survivors of childhood bone and soft tissue sarcomas are at risk of hospitalization.” Pediatric blood & cancer . Published, 12/01/2016.
  • Samadder NJ, Smith KR, Wong J, Hanson H, Boucher K, Burt RW, Charlton M, Byrne KR, Gallegos-Orozco JF, Koptiuch C, and Curtin K. “Familial Risk of Biliary Tract Cancers: A Population-Based Study in Utah.” Digestive Diseases and Sciences 61(12):3627-3632. Published, 12/2016.
  • Schacht R, Tharp D, and Smith KR. “Marriage markets and male mating effort: violence and crime are elevated where men are rare.” Human Nature 27(4):489-500. Published, 12/2016.
  • Brown BB, Smith KR, Tharp D, Werner CM, Tribby CP, Miller HJ, and Jensen W. “A Complete Street Intervention for Walking to Transit, Non-Transit Walking, and Bicycling: A Quasi-Experimental Demonstration of Increased Use.” Journal of physical activity and health 13(11):1210-1219. Published, 11/2016.
  • Wirostko BM, Curtin K, Ritch R, Thomas S, Allen-Brady K, Smith KR, Hageman GS, and Allingham RR. “Risk for Exfoliation Syndrome in Women with Pelvic Organ Prolapse: A Utah Project on Exfoliation Syndrome (UPEXS) Study.” JAMA Ophthalmology. 1:134(11):1255-1262. Published, 11/01/2016.
  • Caplin DA, Smith KR, Ness KK, Hanson HA, Smith SM, Nathan PC, Hudson MM, Leisenring WM, Robison LL, Oeffinger KC. “Effect of Population Socioeconomic and Health System Factors on Medical Care of Childhood Cancer Survivors: A Report from the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study.” Journal of Adolescent and Young Adult Oncology . Published, 10/18/2016.
  • Chaurasia P, McClean SI, Nugent CD, Cleland I, Zhang S, Donnelly MP, Scotney BW, Sanders C, Smith K, Norton MC, and Tschanz J. “Modelling assistive technology adoption for people with dementia.” Journal of Biomedical Informatics 63: 235-248. Published, 10/2016.
  • Zimmer Z, Hanson HA, and Smith KR. “Offspring Socioeconomic Status and Parent Mortality within a Historical Population. Demography 53(5):1583-1603. Published, 10/2016.
  • Smith KR, Hanson HA, Brown BB, Zick CD, Kowaleski-Jones L, and Fan JX. “Movers and stayers: how residential selection contributes to the association between female body mass index and neighborhood characteristics.” International Journal of Obesity 40(9):1384-91. Published, 09/2016.
  • Zick CD, Smith KR, and Mayer RN. “Planning Ahead or Living a Day at a Time? A Family History of AD and Retirement Planning.” American Journal of Alzheimer’s disease and Other Dementias 31(6):516-523. Published, 09/2016.
  • Anderson RE, Hanson HA, Patel DP, Johnstone E, Aston KI, Carrell DT, Lowrance WT, Smith KR, and Hotaling JM. “Cancer risk in first-and second-degree relatives of men with poor semen quality.” Fertility and Sterility 106 (3):731-738. Published, 09/2016.
  • Brown BB, Tharp D, Tribby CP, Smith KR, Miller HJ, and Werner CM. “Changes in bicycling over time associated with a new bike lane: Relations with kilocalories energy expenditure and body mass index.” Journal of Transport & Health 3(3):357-365. Published, 09/2016.
  • Theilen LH, Fraser A, Hollingshaus MS, Schliep KC, Varner MW, Smith KR, and Esplin MS. “All-cause and cause-specific mortality after hypertensive disease of pregnancy.” Obstetrics & Gynecology 2016 Aug. 128(2):238-244. Published, 08/2016.
  • Nguyen QC, Kath S, Meng HW, Li D, Smith KR, VanDerslice JA, Wen M, and Li F. “Leveraging geotagged Twitter data to examine neighborhood happiness, diet, and physical activity.” Applied Geography 73, 77-88. Published, 08/2016.
  • Tribby CP, Miller HJ, Brown BB, Werner CM, and Smith KR. “Analyzing walking route choice through built environments using random forests and discrete choice techniques.” Environment and Planning B: Planning and Design. Published, 07/2016.
  • Peterson K, Firszt R, Fang J, Wong J, Smith KR, and Brady KA. “Risk of Autoimmunity in EoE and Families: A Population-Based Cohort Study.” The American Journal of Gastroenterology 111(7):926-32. doi: 10.1038/ajg.2016.185. Published, 07/2016.
  • Nugent C, Cleland I, McClean SI, Hartin P, Donnelly M, Zhang S, Scotney B, Tschanz J, Norton MC, Sanders C, Smith KR, and Behrens S. “TAUT: Technology adoption and prediction tools for everyday technologies.” Alzheimer’s & Dementia: The Journal of the Alzheimer’s Association 12(7)273-274. Published, 07/01/2016.
  • Stanford JB, Sanders JN, Simonsen SE, Hammoud A, Gibson M, and Smith KR. “Methods for a Retrospective Population-based and Clinic-based Subfertility Cohort Study: the Fertility Experiences Study.” Paediatric and perinatal epidemiology 30(4):397-407. Published, 07/2016.
  • Brown BB, Werner CM, Smith KR, Tribby CP, Miller HJ, Jensen WA, and Tharp D. “Environmental, behavioral, and psychological predictors of transit ridership: Evidence from a community intervention.” Journal of Environmental Psychology 46, 188-196. Published, 06/2016.
  • Miller HJ, Tribby CP, Brown BB, Smith KR, Werner CM, Wolf J, Wilson L, Simas Oliveira MG. "Public transit generates new physical activity: evidence from individual GPS and accelerometer data before and after light rail construction in a neighborhood of Salt Lake City, Utah, USA." Health & Place 36:8-17. Published, 05/2016.
  • Bolund E, Lummaa V, Smith KR, Hanson HA, and Maklakov AA. “Reduced costs of reproduction in females mediate a shift from a male-biased to a female-biased lifespan in humans.” Scientific Reports 6: 24672. Published, 04/2016.
  • Hanson HA, Horn KP, Rasmussen KM, Hoffman JM, and Smith KR. “Is Cancer Protective for Subsequent Alzheimer’s Disease Risk? Evidence From the Utah Population Database.” The Journals of Gerontology Series B: Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences 2016 April 21. [Epub ahead of print]. Accepted, 04/2016.
  • Gawron AJ, Fang CF, Wong J, Smith K, and Peterson K. “302 Increased Familial and Spousal Risk of Barrett’s Esophagus in Patients with Barrett’s Esophagus: Insights from the Utah Population Database.” Gastroenterology 150(4)68-69. Published, 04/01/2016.
  • Samadder NJ, Smith KR, Hanson H, Pimentel R, Wong J, Boucher K, Akerley W, Gilcrease G, Ulrich CM, Burt RW, and Curtin K. "Familial Risk in Patients with Carcinoma of Unknown Primary." JAMA Oncology pgs 1-7. Published, 03/2016.
  • Norton MC, Fauth E, Clark CJ, Hatch D, Greene D, Pfister R, Tschanz JT, Smith KR. "Family member deaths across adulthood predict Alzheimer's disease risk: The Cache County Study." International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry 31(3):256-263. Published, 03/2016.
  • Zimmer Z, Hanson HA, Smith K. "Childhood socioeconomic status, adult socioeconomic status, and old-age health trajectories: Connecting early, middle, and late life." Demographic Research 34(10):285-320. Published, 02/14/2016.
  • Samadder NJ, Curtin K, Pappas L, Boucher K, Mineau GP, Smith K, Fraser A, Wan Y, Provenzale D, Kinney AY, Ulrich C, and Burt RW. “Risk of incident colorectal cancer and death after colonoscopy: a population-based study in Utah.” Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology 2016 Feb. 14(2):279-286. Published, 02/2016.
  • Hanson HA, Anderson RE, Aston KI, Carrell DT, Smith KR, Hotaling JM. "Subfertility increases risk of testicular cancer: evidence from population-based semen samples." Fertiity and Sterility 105(2):322-8. Published, 02/2016.
  • Werner CM, Brown BB, Tribby CP, Tharp D, Flick K, Miller HJ, Smith KR, Jensen W. "Evaluating the attractiveness of a new light rail extension: Testing simple change and displacement change hypotheses." Transport Policy 45,15-23. Published, 01/31/2016.
  • Theilen L, Fraser A, Hollingshaus M, Schliep K, Varner M, Smith K, and Esplin S. “45: Long-term mortality risk following hypertensive disease of pregnancy (HDP).” American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology, 214(1)31-32. Published, 01/2016.
  • Hollingshaus MS, Coon H, Crowell SE, Gray DD, Hanson HA, Pimentel R, and Smith KR. “Differential Vulnerability to Early-Life Parental Death: The Moderating Effects of Family Suicide History on Risks for Major Depression and Substance Abuse in Later Life.” Biodemography and Social Biology 62(1):105-125. Published, 01/2016.
  • Samadder NJ, Smith KR, Hanson H, Pimentel R, Wong J, Boucher K, Ahnen D, Singh H, Ulrich CM, Burt RW, and Curtin K. "Increased Risk of Colorectal Cancer Among Family Members of All Ages, Regardless of Age of Index Case at Diagnosis." Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology 13(13):235-2311. Published, 12/31/2015.
  • Hanson HA, Smith KR, Zimmer Z. "Reproductive History and Later-Life Comorbidity Trajectories: A Medicare-Linked Cohort Study from the Utah Population Database." Demography 52(6):2021-2049. Published, 12/01/2015.
  • Reither EN, Land KC, Jeon SY, Powers DA, Masters RK, Zheng H, Hardy MA, Keyes KM, Fu Q, Hanson HA, Smith KR, Utz RL, Yang CY. "Clarifying hierarchical age-period-cohort models: A rejoinder to Bell and Jones." Social Science & Medicine . Published, 11/30/2015.
  • Zick CD, Mayer RN, Smith KR."Putting it off: family breast cancer history and women's retirement planning." Psycho-Oncology 24(11):1500-1505. Published, 11/01/2015.
  • Teague WS, Zick CD, Smith KR. "Soft Transport Policies and Ground-Level Ozone: An Evaluation of the "Clear the Air Challenge" in Salt Lake City." Policy Studies Journal 43(3):399-415. Published, 08/01/2015.
  • Zick CD, Mayer RN, Smith KR. "Family Health Histories and Their Impact on Retirement Confidence." Journal of Aging and Health 27(5):775-796. Published, 08/01/2015.
  • Bowman ZS, Smith KR, Silver RM. "Cesarean Delivery and Risk for Subsequent Ectopic Pregnancy." American Journal of Perinatology 32(9):815-820. Published, 07/2015.
  • Brown BB, Werner CM, Tribby CP, Miller HJ, Smith KR. "Transit use, physical activity, and body mass index changes: objective measures associated with complete street light-rail construction." American Journal of Public Health 105(7):1468-1474. Published, 07/2015.
  • Wu W, Witherspoon DJ, Fraser A, Clark E AS, Rogers A, Stoddard GJ, Manuck TA, Chen K, Esplin MS, Smith KR, Varner MW, Jorde LB. "The heritability of gestational age in a two-million member cohort: implications for spontaneous preterm birth." Human Genetics 134(7):803-808. Published, 07/01/2015.
  • Tribby CP, Miller HJ, Brown BB, Werner CM, Smith KR. "Assessing built environment walkability using activity-space summary measures." Journal of Transport and Land Use 9(1):1-21. Published, 06/02/2015.
  • Hollingshaus MS, Smith KR. "Life and death in the family: Early parental death, parental remarriage, and offspring suicide risk in adulthood." Social Science & Medicine 131:181-189. Published, 04/30/2015.
  • Samadder NJ, Smith KR, Mineau GP, Pimentel R, Wong J, Boucher K, Pappas L, Singh H, Ahnen D, Burt RW, and Curtin K. "Familial colorectal cancer risk by subsite of primary cancer: a population-based study in Utah." Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics 41(6):573-580. Published, 03/01/2015.
  • Adams TD, Hammoud AO, Davidson LE, Laferrere B, Fraser A, Stanford JB, Hashibe M, Greenwood JLJ, Kim J, Taylor D, Watson AJ, Smith KR, McKinlay R, Simper SC, Smith SC, and Hunt SC. "Maternal and neonatal outcomes for pregnancies before and after gastric bypass surgery." International Journal of Obesity 39(4):686-94. Published, 02/03/2015.
  • Shah KK, Hanson HA, Smith K, Jamal M. "Mo1100 Increased Incidence of Barrett's Esophagus and Esophageal Malignancy in Individuals with Gastroesophageal Reflux Diagnosed in Childhood." Gastroenterology 148(4):S-606. Published, 01/04/2015.
  • Hotaling J, Anderson R, Hanson H, Patel D, Redshaw J, Zhang C, Presson A, Aston K, Carrell D, and Smith K. "MP76-12 Grandpaternal Age and Semen Quality: Evidence from the Utah Population Database." The Journal of Urology 193(4):e988. Published, 01/04/2015.
  • Hanson HA, Smith KR, Stroup AM, Harrell CJ. "An age-period-cohort analysis of cancer incidence among the oldest old, Utah 1973-2002." Popultion Studies 69(1):7-22. Published, 01/02/2015.
  • Curtin K, Fleckenstein AE, Robison RJ, Crookston MJ, Smith KR, Hanson GR. "Methamphetamine/amphetamine abuse and risk of Parkinson's disease in Utah: a population-based assessment." Drug and Alcohol Dependence 146, 30-38. Published, 01/01/2015.
  • Samadder N, Curtin K, Wong J, Pappas L, Tuohy T, Mineau G, Smith K, Pimentel R, Boucher K, Garrido-Laguna I, Provenzale D, Burt R. "Epidemiology and Familial Risk of Synchronous and Metachronous Colorectal Cancer: A Population-based Study in Utah." Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology 12 (12), 2078-2084. e2. Published, 12/31/2014.
  • Greene D, Tschanz JT, Smith KR, Østbye T, Corcoran C, Welsh-Bohmer KA, Norton MC. "Impact of Offspring Death on Cognitive Health in Late Life: The Cache County Study." The American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry 22 (11):1307-1315. Published, 11/30/2014.
  • Temby OF, Smith KR. "The association between adult mortality risk and family history of longevity: The moderating effects of socioeconomic status." Journal of Biosocial Science 46 (06), 703-716. Published, 11/01/2014.
  • Samadder NJ, Curtin K, Tuohy TMF, Rowe RG, Mineau GP, Smith KR, Pimentel R, Wong J, Boucher K, Burt R. "Increased risk of colorectal neoplasia among family members of patients with colorectal cancer: a population-based study in Utah." Gastroenterology 147(4), 814-821. e5. Published, 10/31/2014.
  • Smith KR, Hanson HA, Norton MC, Hollingshaus MS, Mineau GP. "Survival of Offspring who Experience Early Parental Death: Early Life Conditions and Later Life Mortality." Social Science & Medicine 119, 180-190. Published, 10/31/2014.
  • Darlington TM, Pimentel R, Smith K, Bakian AV, Jerominski L, Cardon J, Camp NJ, Callor WB, Grey T, Singleton M, Yandell M, Renshaw PF, Yurgelun-Todd DA, Gray D, and Coon H. "Identifying rare variants for genetic risk through a combined pedigree and phenotype approach: application to suicide and asthma." Transl Psychiatry 4:e471. Published, 10/21/2014.
  • Low KJ, Turnbull AR, Smith KR, Hilliard TN, Hole LJ, Meecham Jones DJ, Williams MM, Donaldson A. "A case of congenital central hypoventilation syndrome in a three-generation family with non-polyalanine repeat PHOX2B mutation." Pediatric Pulmonology 49 (10), E140-E143. Published, 10/01/2014.
  • Brown BB, Werner CM, Smith KR, Tribby CP, Miller HJ. "Physical activity mediates the relationship between perceived crime safety and obesity." Preventive Medicine 66, 140-144. Published, 09/30/2014.
  • Stanford JB, Smith KR, Varner MW. "Impact of Instruction in the Creighton Model FertilityCare System on Time to Pregnancy in Couples of Proven Fecundity: Results of a Randomised Trial." Paediatric and Perinatal Epidemiology 28 (5), 391-399. Published, 09/01/2014.
  • Fan JX, Hanson HA, Zick CD, Brown BB, Kowaleski-Jones L, Smith KR. "Geographic scale matters in detecting the relationship between neighbourhood food environments and obesity risk: an analysis of driver license records in Salt Lake County, Utah." BMJ open 4 (8), e005458. Published, 08/01/2014.
  • Brown BB, Wilson L, Tribby CP, Werner CM, Wolf J, HJ Miller, KR Smith. "Healthy Bouts of Activity: Integrating GPS and Accelerometry for Map-Prompted Bout Recalls." British Journal of Sports Medicine 48 (13), 1054. Published, 07/01/2014.
  • Brown BB, Wilson L, Tribby CP, Werner CM, Wolf J, Miller HJ, Smith KR. "Adding maps (GPS) to accelerometry data to improve study participants' recall of physical activity: a methodological advance in physical activity research." British Journal of Sports Medicine 48(13), 1054-1058. Published, 07/01/2014.
  • Kirchoff AC, Fluchel MN, Wright J, Ying J, Sweeney C, Bodson J, Stroup AM, Smith KR, Fraser A, Kinney AY. "Risk of Hospitalization for Survivors of Childhood and Adolescent Cancer." Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers & Prevention 23(7):1280-1289. Published, 07/01/2014.
  • Eijkemans MJC, van Poppel F, Habbema DF, Smith KR, Leridon H, te Velde ER. "Too old to have children? Lessons from natural fertility populations." Human Reproduction 29(6):1304-1312. Published, 06/01/2014.
  • Samadder N, Curtin K, Tuohy TMF, Pappas L, Boucher K, Provenzale D, Rowe KG, Mineau GP, Smith K, Pimental R, Kirchhoff AC, Burt RW. "Characteristics of Missed or Interval Colorectal Cancer and Patient Survival: a Population-based Study." Gastroenterology 146(4):950-960. Published, 04/30/2014.
  • Maloney TN, Hanson H, Smith KR. "Occupation and fertility on the frontier: Evidence from the state of Utah" Demographic Research Volume 30, Article 29, Pages 853-886. Published, 03/19/2014.
  • Zick CD, Smith KR, Mayer RN, Taylor LB. "Family, Frailty, and Fatal Futures? Own-Health and Family-Health Predictors of Subjective Life Expectancy." Research on Aging 36(2):244-266. Published, 03/01/2014.
  • Warner EL, Fluchel MD, Wright J, Fraser A, Stroup AM, Smith KR, AY Kinney AY, Kirchoff AC. "A Population-based study of childhood cancer survivors' body mass index." Journal of Cancer Epidemioloy 2014. Published, 01/09/2014.
  • Hurdel JF, Smith KR, Mineau GP. "Mining electronic health records: an additional perspective." Nature Genetics Review 14(1):75. Published, 12/2013.
  • Tribby CP, Miller HJ, Song Y, Smith KR. "Do air quality alerts reduce traffic? An analysis of traffic data from the Salt Lake City metropolitan area, Utah, USA." Transport Policy 30:173-185. Published, 11/30/2013.
  • Curtin K, Smith KR, Fraser A, Pimental R, Kohlmann W, Schiffman JD. "Familial risk of childhood cancer and tumors in the li-fraumeni spectrum in the utah population database: Implications for genetic evaluation in pediatric practice." Internationl Joural of Cancer 133(10):2444-2453. Published, 11/15/2013.
  • Coon H, Darlington T, Pimentel R, Smith KR, Huff CD, Hu H, Jerominski L, Hansen J, Klein M, Callor WB, Byrd J, Bakian A, Crowell SE, McMahon WM, Rajamanickam V, Camp NJ, McGlade E, Yurgelun-Todd D, Grey T, Gray D. "Genetic risk factors in two Utah pedigrees at high risk for suicide." Translational Psychiatry 3(11):e325. Published, 11/01/2013.
  • Bilder DA, Bakian AV, Viskochil J, Clark EAS, Botts EL, Smith KR, Pimental R, McMahon WM, Coon H. "Maternal Prenatal Weight Gain and Austism Spectrum Disorders." Pediatrics 132(5):e:1276-e1283. Published, 11/01/2013.
  • Fan JX, Brown BB, Hanson H, Kowaleski-Jones L, Smith KR, Zick CD. "Moderate to Vigorous Physical Activity and Weight Outcomes: Does Every Minute Count?" American Journal of Health Promotion 28(1) 41-49. Published, 09/2013.
  • Tschanz JT, Pfister R, Wanzek J, Corcoran C, Smith K, Tschanz BT, Steffens DC, Østbye T, Welsh‐Bohmer KA, and Norton MC. "Stressful life events and cognitive decline in late life: moderation by education and age. The Cache County Study." International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry 28(8) 821-830. Published, 08/01/2013.
  • Norton M, Munger R, Tschanz J, Corcoran C, Smith K. "Multiple deaths of first-degree relatives during childhood predicts inflammation in late-life: A factor related to Alzheimer's disease risk." Alzheimer's & Dementia: The Journal of the Alzheimer's Association 9(4):P489-P489. Published, 07/01/2013.
  • KR Smith, HA Hanson, MS Hollingshaus. "BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutations and female fertility." Current Opinion Obstetrics Gynecology 25(3):207-213. Published, 06/01/2013.
  • Zick CD, Smith KR, Kowaleski-Jones L, Uno C, Merrill BJ. "Harvesting more than vegetables: the potential weight control benefits of community gardening." American Journal of Public Health 103(6):1110-1115. Published, 06/2013.
  • N Samadder, Karen Curtin, Therese Tuohy, Lisa Pappas, Kenneth M Boucher, Dawn Provenzale, Kerry Rowe, Geraldine P Mineau, Ken Smith, Richard Pimentel, Anne C Kirchhoff, Randall W Burt. "8 Prevalence and Predictors of Missed or Interval Colorectal Cancer: A Population-based Study in Utah. Gastroenterology 144(5):S-1-S2. Published, 05/31/2013.
  • Al-Temimi MHH, Fraser AM, Lee YCA, Rowe KG, Rowley BD, Daurelle M, Smith KR, VanDerslice J, Richiardi L, and Hashibe M. "Late effects among testicular cancer survivors (1994-2011)." Journal of Clinical Oncology 31(15). Published, 05/20/2013.
  • Bilder D, Botts EL, Smith KR, Pimentel R, Farley M, Viskochil J, McMahon WM, et al. "Excess Mortality and Causes of Death in Autism Spectrum Disorders: A Follow up of the 1980s Utah/UCLA Autism Epidemiologic Study."Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders 43(5) 1196-1204. Published, 05/01/2013.
  • R Lindahl-Jacobsen, HA Hanson, A Oksuzyan, GP Mineau, K Christensen, KR Smith. "The male-female health-survival paradox and sex differences in cohort life expectancy in Utah, Denmark, and Sweden 1850-1910." Annals of Epidemiology 23(4):161-166. Published, 04/30/2013.
  • HA Hanson, KR Smith. "Early Origins of longevity: prenatal exposures to food shortage among early Utah pioneers." Journal of Developmental Origins of Health and Disease 4(2):170-181. Published, 04/2013.
  • Brown BB, Smith KR, Hanson H, Fan JX, Kowaleski-Jones L, Zick CD. "Neighborhood Design for Walking and Biking: Physical Activity and Body Mass Index." American Journal of Preventive Medicine 44(3):231-238. Published, 03/31/2013.
  • Stanford JB, Smith KR. "Marital fertility and income: moderatng effects of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints religion in Utah." Journal of Biosocial Science 45(2):239-248. Published, 03/01/2013.
  • CD Zick, H Hanson, JX Fan, KR Smith, L Kowaleski-Jones, BB Brown, I Yamada. "Re-visiting the relationship between neighborhood environment and BMI: an instrumental variables approach to correcting for residential selection bias." International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 10(1):27. Published, 02/20/2013.
  • Kirchhoff AC, Yi J, Wright J, Warner EL, and Smith KR. "Marriage and divorce among young adult cancer survivors."Journal of Cancer Survivorship 6(4):441-450. Published, 08/2012.
  • Yamada I, Brown BB, Smith KR, Zick CD, Kowaleski-Jones L, and Fan JX. "Mixed Land Use and Obesity: An Empirical Comparison of Alternative Land Use Measures and Geographic Scales."The Professional Geographer 64(2):157-177. Published, 06/2012.
  • Robson SL, Smith KR. "Parity progression ratios confirm higher lifetime fertility in women who bear twins." Proceedings of the Royal Society B 279 (1738):2512-2514. Published, 06/2012.
  • Curtin K, Smith KR, Fraser AM, Pimentel R, Kohlmann W, Schiffman JD. "Familial risk in pediatric cancer and implications for practice." Journal of Clinical Oncology 30(15). Published, 05/20/2012.
  • Schiffman JD, Smith KR, Burningham Z, Kohlmann W, Curtin K. "Family history of clinical outcome in pediatric oncology."Journal of Clinical Oncology 30(15). Published, 05/20/2012.
  • Kerber RA, O'Brien E, Boucher K, Smith KR, Cawthon R. "A genome-wide study replicates linkage of 3p22-24 to extreme longevity in humans and identifies possible additional loci." PLOS One 7(4): e34746. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0034746. Published, 04/10/2012.
  • Smith KR, Hanson HA, Mineau GP, Buys S. "Effects of BRCA1 and BRCA2 Mutations on Female Fertility and Later-Life Survival." Proceedings of the Royal Society B 279(1732):1389-1395. Published, 04/07/2012.
  • Hawkes K, Smith KR, Blevins JK. "Human actuarial aging increases faster when background death rates are lower: A consequence of differential heterogeneity? Evolution 66(1):103–114,(selected for Faculty1000 http://f1000.com/13478958). Published, 01/2012.
  • Smith KR, Zick CD, Kowaleski-Jones L, Brown BB, Fan JX, and Yamada I. "Effects of Neighborhood Walkability on obesity: Comparing adolescents and young adults to assess selection and causal influences." Social Science Research 40(5):1445-1455. Published, 01/01/2012.
  • Robson SL and Smith KR. "Twinning in humans: maternal heterogeneity in reproduction and survival." Proceedings of the Royal Society B, 2011 Dec 22;278(1725):3755-61 (featured in the Economist http://www.economist.com/node/18678953). Published, 12/22/2011.
  • Smith KR, Zick CD, Kowaleski-Jones L, Brown BB, Fan JX, Yamada I. "Effects of Neighorhood walkability on healthy weight: assessing selection and causal influences." Socia Science Research 40(5):1445-1455. Published, 09/30/2011.
  • Norton MC, Smith KR, Østbye T, Tschanz JT, Schwartz S, Corcoran C, Breitner JCS, Steffens DC, Skoog I, Rabins PV, Welsh-Bohmer KA. "Early Parental Death and Remarriage of Widowed Parents as Risk Factors for Alzheimer’s Disease. The Cache County Study. American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry 19(9):814-824. In press, 09/30/2011.
  • Korinek K and Smith KR, "Prenatal care among immigrant and racial-ethnic minority women in a new immigrant destination: Exploring the impact of immigrant legal status." Social Science and Medicine, 2011 72:10:1695-1703. Published, 05/2011.
  • Moorad JA, Promislow D, Smith KR, Wade MJ. "Mating system change reduces the strength of sexual selection in an American frontier population of the 19th century," Evolution & Human Behavior, 2011, 32:2: 147-155. Published, 03/31/2011.
  • Stone MB, Botto L, Feldkamp M, Smith KR, Roling L, Yamashiro D, Alder S. "Parents' Views of Quality of Life of Their Children with Cleft Lip and Palate as Reported in Focus Groups." Journal of Craniofacial Surgery, 2010; 21:1358-1364. Published, 09/2010.
  • Kowaleski-Jones L, Brown BB, Fan JX, Smith KR, Zick CD. "Are You What Your Mother Weighs? Evaluating the Impact of Maternal Weight Trajectories on Youth Overweight" (2009) Maternal and Child Health Journal, 2010 Sep; 14(5):680-6. Published, 09/2010.
  • Hawkes, Kristen, Ken R. Smith. Do Women Stop Early? Similarities in Fertility Decline in Humans and Chimpanzees. New York Academy of Sciences, 1204:43-53. Published, 08/2010.
  • Norton, Maria C., Ken R. Smith, Truls Østbye, JoAnn T. Tschanz, Chris Corcoran, Sarah Schwartz, Kathleen W. Piercy, Peter V. Rabins, David C. Steffens, Ingmar Skoog, John C. S. Breitner, Kathleen A. Welsh-Bohmer. Greater Risk of Dementia When Spouse Has Dementia? The Cache County Study. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 2010; 58: 895-900. Published, 06/2010.
  • Hawkes, Kristen, Ken R. Smith, Shannen L. Robson. “Assessing demographic aging: differences and similarities between humans and chimpanzees.” American Journal of Human Biology (2009) 21(4): 578 - 586. Published, 07/01/2009.
  • Smith, Ken R., Gagnon, A., Cawthon, R.M., Mineau, G.P., Mazan, R., Desjardins, B. Familial aggregation of survival and late female reproduction. Journals of Gerontology - Series A Biological Sciences and Medical Sciences, (2009) 64 (7), pp. 740-744. Published, 06/2009.
  • Hawkes, Kristen, Smith, Ken R. Evaluating grandmother effects. American Journal of Physical Anthropology, (2009) 140 (1), pp. 173-176. Published, 06/2009.
  • Norton, Maria C., Truls Østbye, Ken R. Smith, Ronald G. Munger, JoAnn T. Tschanz. “Early Parental Death and Late-life Dementia Risk: Findings from the Cache County Study.”Age and Ageing (2009) 38: 340 - 343. Published, 06/2009.
  • Gagnon, Alain, Ken R. Smith, Marc Tremblay, Hélène Vézina, Paul Paré, Bertrand Desjardins, “Is there a trade-off between fertility and longevity? A comparative study of three large historical demographic databases accounting for mortality selection,” American Journal of Human Biology (2009) 21(4): 533-540. Published, 06/2009.
  • Brown, B., Yamada, I., Smith, Ken R., Zick, C., Kowaleski-Jones, L., & Fan, J. Mixed land use and walkability: Variations in land use measures and relationships with BMI, overweight, and obesity. Health and Place, (2009). 15, 1130-1141. Published, 06/2009.
  • Zick, Cathleen D., Ken R. Smith, Jessie X. Fan, Barbara B. Brown, Ikuho Yamada, Lori Kowaleski-Jones. Running to the Store? The relationship between neighborhood environments and the risk of obesity, Social Science and Medicine, 2009, 69:1493-1500. Published, 06/2009.
  • Smith, Ken R., Mineau, G.P., Garibotti, G., Kerber, R. Effects of childhood and middle-adulthood family conditions on later-life mortality: Evidence from the Utah Population Database, 1850-2002. Social Science and Medicine, (2009) 68 (9), pp. 1649-1658. Published, 05/31/2009.
  • Smith, Ken R., Barbara B. Brown, Ikuho Yamada, Lori Kowaleski-Jones, Cathleen D. Zick, Jessie X. Fan. “Walkability and Body Mass Index: Density, Design, and New Diversity Measures.” American Journal of Preventive Medicine 2008 35(3): 237-244. Published, 06/2008.
  • Shaff, Kimberly, Nicholas Wolfinger, Lori Kowaleski-Jones, Ken R. Smith, “Family Structure Transitions and Child Achievement,” Sociological Spectrum 2008 28(6): 681 – 704. Published, 06/2008.
  • Heidi A. Hamann, Timothy W. Smith, Ken R. Smith, Robert T. Croyle, John M. Ruiz, John Kircher, Jeffrey R. Botkin. “Interpersonal Responses Among Sibling Dyads Tested for BRCA1/BRCA2 Gene Mutations.” Health Psychology 2008 27(1): 100-109. Published, 06/2008.
  • Harrell, Janna, Ken R. Smith, Geraldine Mineau, “Are Girls Good and Boys Bad? The Effects of Sex Composition of Offspring on Parental Mortality Past Age 50,” Human Nature 2008; 19(1):56-69. Published, 03/01/2008.
  • Stroup, Antoinette, Ken R. Smith, “Familial Effects of BRCA1 Genetic Mutation Testing: Changes in Perceived Family Functioning,” Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers and Prevention 2007, 16: 135-141. Published, 06/2007.
  • O’Brien Elizabeth, Richard Kerber, Ken R. Smith, Geraldine Mineau, Ken Boucher, and Diana Lane Reed. “Familial mortality in the Utah Population Database: Characterizing a Human Aging Phenotype,” Journals of Gerontology: Biological Sciences. 2007, 62A: 803–812. Published, 06/2007.
  • Zick, Cathleen D., Ken R. Smith, Barbara B. Brown, Jessie X. Fan, Lori Kowaleski-Jones, “Physical Activity during the Transition from Adolescence to Adulthood,” Volume Journal of Physical Activity & Health. 2007, 4: 125–137. Published, 06/2007.
  • Fan, Jessie X., Barbara B. Brown, Lori Kowaleski-Jones, Ken R. Smith, and Cathleen D. Zick. "Patterns of Household Food Expenditures: A Cluster Analysis." Monthly Labor Review 2007, 130(4): 38-50. Published, 06/2007.
  • Penn, Dustin, Ken R. Smith, “Differential Fitness Costs of Reproduction between the Sexes,” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 2007, 104: 553-558. Published, 06/2007.
  • Kinney, A. Y., Simonsen, S. E., Baty, B. J., Mandal, D., Neuhausen, S. L., Seggar, K., Holubkov, R. Bloor, L. Smith, Ken R. (2006). "Risk reduction behaviors and provider communication following genetic counseling and BRCA1 mutation testing in an African American kindred." Journal of Genetic Counseling 2006 15(4), 293-305. Published, 08/01/2006.
  • Garibotti, Gilda, Ken R. Smith, Richard Kerber, Ken Boucher, “Longevity and Frailty in Multigenerational Families,’ Journals of Gerontology: Biological Sciences 2006, 61A(12): 1253–1261. Published, 06/2006.
  • Kinney, Anita Yeomans, Sara Ellis Simonsen, Bonnie Jeanne Baty, Diptasri Mandal, Susan L Neuhausen, Kate Seggar, Rich Holubkov, and Ken R. Smith."Acceptance of Genetic Testing for Hereditary Breast Ovarian Cancer Among Study Enrollees from an African American Kindred." American Journal of Medical Genetics 2006 140(8):813-26. Published, 04/15/2006.
  • Kinney, Anita, Lindsey Bloor, Diptasri Mandal, Bonnie Baty, Rich Holubkov, Kate Seggar, Sara Simonsen, Susan Neuhausen, Ken R. Smith. "The impact of receiving genetic test results on general and cancer-specific psychologic distress among members of an African-American kindred with a BRCA1 mutation." Cancer 2005 104:(11): 2508-2516. Published, 06/2005.
  • Ellington, L., Dudley, W.N., Baty, B. J., Upchurch, R., Larson, S., Roter, D., Wylie, J.E., Smith, K.R., Botkin, J.R. "Communication analysis of BRCA1 Genetic Counseling." Journal of Genetic Counseling 2005;14(5): 377–386. Published, 06/2005.
  • Mineau, Geraldine P., Ken R. Smith, Lee L. Bean. Adult Mortality Risks and Religious Affiliation: The Role of Social Milieu in Biodemographic Studies. Annales de Demographie Historique 2004:(Bean, Mineau, & Anderton, 1990) 2:85-104. Published, 10/01/2004.
  • Smith, Ken R., Lee Ellington, Anna Chan, Robert T. Croyle, and Jeffery R. Botkin, “Fertility Intentions Following Testing for a BRCA1 Gene Mutation,” Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers and Prevention 2004; 13: 733 740. Published, 06/2004.
  • Cawthon, Richard M, Ken R. Smith, Elizabeth O’Brien, Anna Sivachenko, Richard A. Kerber. “Telomere length in blood after age 60 predicts mortality in humans,” The Lancet 2003; 361: 393–95. Published, 06/2003.
  • Stanford, Joseph, Ken R. Smith, and David Dunson. “Vulvar mucus observations and the probability of pregnancy”, Obstetrics and Gynecology 2003; 101:1285 93. Published, 06/2003.
  • Wolfinger, Nicholas, Kowaleski-Jones, Lori, and Ken R. Smith. “Double Impact: What Sibling Data Can Tell Us about the Long-term Negative effects of Parental Divorce?,” Social Biology 50 (1 2): 58 76 2003. Published, 06/2003.
  • Wylie, Jean, Ken R. Smith, Jeffery R. Botkin. “The Role of Spouses in Affecting the Risk of Anxiety Among BRCA1 Mutation Carriers.” American Journal of Medical Genetics 2003; 119C (1):35-44. Published, 05/15/2003.
  • Botkin, Jeffery R., Ken R. Smith, Robert T. Croyle, Bonnie J. Baty, Jean E. Nash, Debra Dutson, Anna Y. Chan, Heidi Hamann, Caryn Lerman, Jamie McDonald, Vickie Venne, John H. Ward, David E. Goldgar, Elaine Lyon. “Genetic Testing for a BRCA1 Mutation in a Large Kindred: Screening Behavior and Prophylactic Surgery in Women 2 Year Post Testing.” American Journal of Medical Genetics 2003; 118A(3): 201-209. Published, 04/30/2003.
  • Smith, Ken R., Geraldine P. Mineau, Lee. L. Bean. “Fertility and Post-Reproductive Longevity.” Social Biology 49(3):185 205, 2002. Published, 06/2002.
  • Mineau, Geraldine P., Ken R. Smith, and Lee L. Bean. 2002. “Historical Trends of Survival among Widows and Widowers” Social Science and Medicine 54:245-254. Published, 06/2002.
  • Smith, Ken R, Cathleen D. Zick, Robert N. Mayer, Jeffery R. Botkin. “Voluntary Disclosure of BRCA1 Mutation Tests Results,” Genetic Testing 2002; 6:89-92. Published, 06/2002.
  • Bean, Lee L., Ken R. Smith, and Geraldine P. Mineau. “Infant and Child Mortality in Utah Counties, 1847-1949.” Utah Historical Quarterly 2002; 70:158-173. Published, 04/2002.
  • Wainryb, Cecilia, Leigh A. Shaw, Marta Paupa, Ken R. Smith. “Childrens’, adolescents’ and young adults’ thinking about different types of disagreements,” Developmental Psychology 2001 37(3): 373 386. Published, 06/2001.
  • Nielsen, Robert B. Cathleen D. Zick, Robert N. Mayer, Ken R. Smith. 2001. Genetic Testing and the Demand for Cancer Insurance. J of Consumer Policy 2001; 24:1-21. Published, 06/2001.
  • Kerber, Richard A., Elizabeth O’Brien, Ken R. Smith, and Richard M. Cawthon, “Familial Excess Longevity in Utah Genealogies,” Journals of Gerontology: Biological Sciences 2001 Mar;56(3):B130 9. Published, 03/2001.
  • Hamann, Heidi A., Robert T. Croyle, Ken R. Smith, Barbara N. M. Quan, Kathryn McCance, and Jeffrey R. Botkin. “Interest in Support Groups Among Individuals Tested for a BRCA1 Gene Mutation,” Journal of Psychosocial Oncology 2000; 18(4): 15 37. Published, 12/18/2000.
  • Zick, Cathleen D., Ken R. Smith, Robert N. Mayer, and Jeffrey Botkin, “Genetic Testing, Adverse Selection, and the Demand for Life Insurance, American Journal of Medical Genetics 2000: 93:29-39. Published, 06/2000.
  • Stanford, Joseph B., and Ken R. Smith. “Characteristics of Women Associated with Continuing Instruction in the Creighton Model Fertility Care System.” Contraception. 2000 61(2): 121 9. Published, 06/2000.
  • Hamann, Heidi, Robert T. Croyle, Vickie Venne, Bonnie Baty, Ken R. Smith, Jeffrey Botkin. “Attitudes Toward the Genetic Testing of Children Among Individuals in a Utah-based Kindred Tested for a BRCA1 Gene Mutation.” American Journal of Medical Genetics 2000; 92:25-32. Published, 06/2000.
  • Chan Anna Y., and Ken R. Smith. “Marital Quality and Stability of Intermarried Couples: A Study of Asian-White, Black-White, and Mexican-White Couples,” Sociological Imagination 2000, 37;4:230-256. Published, 06/2000.
  • Waitzman, Norman J., Ken R. Smith, and Antoinette Stroup. “The Direct and Indirect Effects of Metropolitan Area Inequality on Mortality: A Hierarchical Analysis.” Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences December 1999; 896:347-350. Published, 12/1999.
  • Smith, Ken R., Jennifer West, Robert T. Croyle, Jeffrey R. Botkin, “Familial Context of Genetic Testing for Cancer Susceptibility: The Moderating Effect of Siblings' Test Results on Psychological Distress 1-2 Weeks After BRCA1 Mutation Testing," Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers and Prevention 1999; 8(4): 385-92. Published, 06/1999.
  • Botkin, Jeffrey R., William McMahon, Ken R. Smith, Jean Nash, "Privacy and Confidentiality in the Publication of Pedigrees: A Survey of Investigators and Biomedical Journals." Journal of the American Medical Association 1998; 76(3): 341-73. Published, 06/1998.
  • Waitzman, Norman J. and Ken R. Smith. "Separate but Lethal: The Effects of Economic Segregation on Mortality in Metropolitan America," The Milbank Quarterly 1998; 76(3):341-73. Published, 06/1998.
  • Waitzman, Norman, and Ken R. Smith, "Phantom of the Area: Poverty Residence and Mortality in the U.S.," American Journal of Public Health 1998; 88: 973-976. Published, 06/1998.
  • Smith, Ken R., Sally A. McClean. "An Introduction to the Analysis of Paired Hazard Rates in Studies of the Family" Journal of Marriage and the Family February 1998 60(1): 243 257. Published, 02/1998.
  • Croyle, Robert, Ken R. Smith, Jeffery Botkin, Bonnie Baty, Jean Nash. Psychological Responses to BRCA1 Mutation Testing: Preliminary Findings. Health Psychology 1997; 16(1):63-72. Published, 06/1997.
  • Smith, Ken R. and Norman J. Waitzman, “Effects of Marital Status on the Risk of Mortality in Poor and Non-poor Neighborhoods,” Annals of Epidemiology 1997; 7(5):343-349. Published, 06/1997.
  • Joesch, Jutta M., and Ken R. Smith, "Children's Health and Mother's Risk of Divorce," Social Biology 1997 44(3 4):159 169. Published, 06/1997.
  • Cooper, Glinda, Dale Sandler, Elizabeth Whelan, Ken R. Smith. "Association of physical and behavioral characteristics with menstrual cycle patterns in women age 29 31 years." Epidemiology 1996 Nov; 7(6): 624 8. Published, 11/1996.
  • Zick, Cathleen D, Jane McCullough, Ken R. Smith. "Tradeoffs Between Purchased Services and Time in Single-Parent and Two-Parent Families," Journal of Consumer Affairs Winter 1996. Published, 11/1996.
  • Botkin JR. Croyle RT. Smith Ken R. Baty BJ. Lerman C. Goldgar DE. Ward JM. Flick BJ. Nash JE. A model protocol for evaluating the behavioral and psychosocial effects of BRCA1 testing. Journal of the National Cancer Institute. 88(13):872- 82, 1996 Jul. Published, 07/1996.
  • Smith, Ken R., Cathleen D. Zick "The Risk of Mortality Following Widowhood: Gender Differences Between Sudden and Expected Widowhood," Social Biology 1996; 43(1-2):59-71. Published, 06/1996.
  • McCance KL. Mooney KH. Field R. Smith Ken R. Influence of others in motivating women to obtain breast cancer screening. Cancer Practice. 4(3):141 6, 1996 May Jun. Published, 05/1996.
  • Kontuly, Thomas, Ken R. Smith, and Tim Heaton. "Cultural Influences on Return and In-Migration to Utah,” Social Science Journal 32 (2) 179-193. Published, 12/31/1995.
  • Smith Ken R. Croyle RT. Attitudes toward genetic testing for colon cancer risk. American Journal of Public Health. 85(10):1435 8, 1995 Oct. Published, 10/1995.
  • Kliewer EV. Smith Ken R. Breast cancer mortality among immigrants in Australia and Canada. Journal of the National Cancer Institute. 87(15):1154-61, 1995 Aug 2. Published, 08/1995.
  • Kliewer EV. Smith Ken R. Ovarian cancer mortality among immigrants in Australia and Canada. Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention. 4(5):453 8, 1995 Jul Aug. Published, 07/1995.
  • Smith Ken R. Kliewer EV. Estimating standardized mortality odds ratios with national mortality followback data. Epidemiology. 6(1):55 60, 1995 Jan. Published, 01/1995.
  • Root, Jan, Ken R. Smith, Elizabeth Whelan, Dale Sandler, and Ann Voda. "Tracing Women Over Half a Century: Strategies to Locate Subjects Lost to Follow-Up in A Longitudinal Health Study," Research on Aging. December 1994. Published, 12/1994.
  • Smith Ken R. Waitzman NJ. Double jeopardy: interaction effects of marital and poverty status on the risk of mortality. Demography. 31(3):487 507, 1994 Aug. Published, 08/1994.
  • Whelan EA. Sandler DP. Root JL. Smith Ken R. Weinberg CR. Menstrual cycle patterns and risk of breast cancer. American Journal of Epidemiology. 140(12):1081 90, 1994. Published, 06/1994.
  • Waitzman NJ. Smith Ken R. The effects of occupational class transitions on hypertension: racial disparities among working age men. American Journal of Public Health. 84(6):945 50, 1994 Jun. Published, 06/1994.
  • Smith, Ken R., Zick CD. Linked lives, dependent demise? Survival analysis of husbands and wives. Demography. 31(1):81 93, 1994 Feb. Published, 02/1994.
  • Zick, Cathleen D., Ken R. Smith, "Marital Status, Poverty, and Gender Differences in Mortality," Journal of Marriage and the Family 1991 53(2): 327-336. Published, 06/1991.
  • Smith, Ken R., Martha L. Slattery, Tom French. "Collinear Nutrients and the Risk of Colon Cancer," Journal of Clinical Epidemiology 1991 44(7):715-724. Published, 06/1991.
  • Scammon, Debra L., Robert Mayer, and Ken R. Smith, "Alcohol Warnings: How Do You Know When You Have Had One Too Many?” Journal of Public Policy and Marketing 1991 10(1): 214-228. Published, 06/1991.
  • Zick, Cathleen D., Ken R. Smith. "Patterns of Economic Change Surrounding the Death of a Spouse," Journals of Gerontology: Social Sciences 1991 46:S310-S320. Published, 06/1991.
  • Smith, Ken R., Cathleen D. Zick, Greg J. Duncan. "Remarriage Among Recent Widowers and Widows," Demography 1991 28(3):361-374. Published, 06/1991.
  • Moser R Jr. McCance KL. Smith, Ken R. The Comprehensive Prevention Knowledge and Applications Survey Instrument: its validity and reliability. American Journal of Preventive Medicine. 7(3):136 40, 1991 May Jun. Published, 05/1991.
  • McCance KL. Moser R Jr. Smith Ken R. A survey of physicians' knowledge and application of AIDS prevention capabilities. American Journal of Preventive Medicine. 7(3):141 5, 1991 May Jun. Published, 05/1991.
  • Moser R Jr. McCance KL. Smith Ken R. Results of a national survey of physicians' knowledge and application of prevention capabilities. American Journal of Preventive Medicine. 7(6):384 90, 1991 Nov Dec. Published, 12/1990.
  • McCance, Kathryn, Kathleen Mooney, Ken R. Smith, "A Breast Cancer Knowledge Test," American Journal of Preventive Medicine 1990 6(2): 93-98. Published, 12/1989.
  • Schumacher, M. Catherine, and Ken R. Smith. " Diabetes in Utah Among Adults: Interaction Between Diabetes and Other Risk Factors for Microvascular and Macrovascular Complication," The American Journal of Public Health September 1988, v. 78(9):1195-1201. Published, 09/1988.
  • Slattery, Martha, M. Catherine Schumacher, Ken R. Smith, Dee West, and Naima Abd-Elghany. "Physical Activity, Diet, and Risk of Colon Cancer," American Journal of Epidemiology 1988, v. 128(5):989-999. Published, 06/1988.
  • Smith, Ken R., and Phyllis Moen, "Passage Through Midlife: Women's Family Role Transitions and Changes in Labor Force Participation," The Sociological Quarterly, 1988, v. 29(4):503-524. Published, 06/1988.
  • Zick, Cathleen D., and Ken R. Smith. "Recent Widowhood Remarriage, and Economic Well-Being," J of Marriage and the Family 1988, 50:233-244. Published, 02/01/1988.
  • Lyon, J. Lynn, Dee West, John Gardner, Ken R. Smith, Anne Sorenson, William Stanish. "Energy Intake: Its Relationship to Colon Cancer Risk Total Food Intake: A Risk Factor in Colon Cancer," Journal of the National Cancer Institute 1987, 78(5):853-61. Published, 06/1987.
  • Zick, Cathleen D., and Ken R. Smith. "The Immediate and Delayed Effects of Widowhood on Poverty: Patterns from the 1970's," The Gerontologist: v.26(6):669-675, December 1986. Published, 12/1986.
  • Smith, Ken R., and Cathleen D. Zick. "The Incidence of Poverty Among the Recently Widowed: Mediating Factors in the Life Course," Journal of Marriage and the Family, v.48 (August 1986):619-630. Published, 08/1986.
  • Moen, Phyllis, Ken R. Smith. "Women at Work: Commitment and Behavior over the Life Course," Sociological Forum 1986, v. 1(3):450-475. Published, 06/1986.
  • Smith, Ken R., Cathleen D. Zick, and Sally A. Lloyd. "The Dynamics of Poverty Status: A Longitudinal Comparison of Widows and Widowers," Family Perspective, v.17(1):51-63, Winter 1983. Published, 11/1983.
  • Miller, Michael K., and Ken R. Smith. "Biased Estimation in Policy Research: An Illustrative Example of Ridge Regression in a Health System Model," Rural Sociology, 45(3):483-500, Fall 1980. Published, 09/1980.