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Janet Austin Tooze, Ph.D.Wake Forest School of Medicine

Janet Austin Tooze, Ph.D.

Associate Professor,



Clinical Interests

Physical Fitness and Exercise Prescription, Cancer Prevention, Epidemiology, Nutrition

Contact Information

Academic: 336-716-3833 | Department: 336-716-2011

Email: jtooze@wakehealth.edu

Education & Training

  • A.B., Earlham College, 1990
  • Ph.D., University of Colorado-Boulder, 2000
  • M.P.H., Harvard School of Public Health, 2001
  • Fellowship, Natl Cancer Institute (NIH), 2004

Memberships

  • Am Statistical Assoc
  • Biometric Society
Janet Austin Tooze, Ph.D.

Janet Austin Tooze, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Biostatistical Sciences
Comprehensive Cancer Center
Sticht Center on Aging
Translational Science Institute

Research Interests

diabetes, epidemiology, hypertension, metabolism, nutrition, prevention

Contact Information

Academic: 336-716-3833 | Department: 336-716-2011

Email: jtooze@wakehealth.edu

Recent Publications

Liese AD, Crandell JL, Tooze JA, Fangman MT, Couch SC, Merchant AT, Bell RA, Mayer-Davis EJ. Relative validity and reliability of an FFQ in youth with type 1 diabetes. Public Health Nutr. 2015;18(3):428-437.

Lewis JA, Petty WJ, Tooze JA, Miller DP, Chiles C, Miller AA, Bellinger C, Weaver KE. Low-dose CT lung cancer screening practices and attitudes among primary care providers at an academic medical center. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2015;24(4):664-670.

Maggiore R, Callahan K, Parker I, Tooze J, Hsu T, Klepin H. Cancer care training content of US Geriatric Medicine Fellowship Programs: a survey of geriatrics fellowship program directors [abstract]. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2015;63(Suppl 1):S54-S55.

Williams JA, Sink KM, Tooze JA, Atkinson HH, Cauley JA, Yaffe K, Tylavsky FA, Rubin SM, Simonsick EM, Kritchevsky SB, Houston DK. Low 25-hydroxyvitamin D concentrations predict incident depression in well-functioning older adults: the Health, Aging, and Body Composition Study. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. 2015;70(6):757-763.

Houston DK, Tooze JA, Garcia KR, Visser M, Tylavsky FA, Hue TF, Lee JS, Murphy RA, Simonsick EM, Harris TB, Newman AB, Kritchevsky SB. Protein intake and incident mobility limitations in older adults: the Health ABC Study [abstract]. J Frailty Aging. 2015;4(Suppl 1):30.

Gardner AR, Diz DI, Tooze JA, Miller CD, Petty J. Injury patterns associated with hypotension in pediatric trauma patients: a national trauma database review. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2015;78(6):1143-1148.

Milliron BJ, Vitolins MZ, Tooze JA. Usual dietary intake among female breast cancer survivors is not significantly different from women with no cancer history: results of the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 2003-2006. J Acad Nutr Diet. 2014;114(6):932-937.

Elliot K, Tooze JA, Geller R, Powell BL, Pardee TS, Ritchie E, Kennedy L, Callahan KE, Klepin HD. The prognostic importance of polypharmacy in older adults treated for acute myelogenous leukemia (AML). Leuk Res. 2014;38(10):1184-1190.

Hatcher JL, Sterba KR, Tooze JA, Day TA, Carpenter MJ, Alberg AJ, Sullivan CA, Fitzgerald NC, Weaver KE. Tobacco use and surgical outcomes in head and neck cancer patients. Head Neck. 2014;():.

Lewis J, Petty WJ, Tooze JA, Miller DP, Chiles C, Miller AA, Weaver KE. Low-dose CT lung cancer screening practices and attitudes among primary care providers at an academic medical center [abstract]. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2014;90(Suppl 5):S7-S8.

Houston DK, Tooze JA, Garcia KR, Visser M, Tylavsky FA, Newman AB, Harris TB, Kritchevsky SB. Protein intake and lower extremity physical performance in older adults: the Health ABC Study [abstract]. J Nutr Health Aging. 2014;18(6):632.

Houston DK, Tooze J, Garcia KR, Visser M, Tylavsky FA, Newman AB, Harris TB, Kritchevsky SB. Protein intake and lower extremity physical performance in older adults: the Health ABC Study [abstract]. Gerontologist. 2014;54(Suppl 2):460.

Houston DK, Neiberg RH, Tooze JA, Hausman DB, Johnson MA, Cauley JA, Bauer DC, Shea MK, Schwartz GG, Williamson JD, Harris TB, Kritchevsky SB. Low 25-hydroxyvitamin D predicts the onset of mobility limitation and disability in community-dwelling older adults: the Health ABC Study. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. 2013;68(2):181-187.

Palmer NR, Tooze JA, Turner AR, Xu J, Avis NE. African American prostate cancer survivors' treatment decision-making and quality of life. Patient Educ Couns. 2013;90(1):61-68.

Klepin HD, Geiger AM, Tooze JA, Kritchevsky SB, Williamson JD, Pardee TS, Ellis LR, Powell BL. Geriatric assessment predicts survival for older adults receiving induction chemotherapy for acute myelogenous leukemia. Blood. 2013;121(21):4287-4294.

Geiger AM, Castellino SM, Tooze JA, Altschuler A, Month S, Mertens AC, Nekhlyudov L, Greene SM. Potential role of community-based healthcare system data in research on survivors of adolescent and young adult cancer. J Adolesc Young Adult Oncol. 2013;2(2):53-58.

Gardner A, Poehling KA, Miller CD, Tooze JA, Petty J. Isolated head injury is a cause of shock in pediatric trauma patients. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2013;29(8):879-883.

Tooze JA, Troiano RP, Carroll RJ, Moshfegh AJ, Freedman LS. A measurement error model for physical activity level as measured by a questionnaire with application to the 1999-2006 NHANES questionnaire. Am J Epidemiol. 2013;177(11):1199-1208.

Dewi FN, Wood CE, Lees CJ, Willson CJ, Register TC, Tooze JA, Franke AA, Cline JM. Dietary soy effects on mammary gland development during the pubertal transition in nonhuman primates. Cancer Prev Res (Phila Pa). 2013;6(8):832-842.

Morrell RM, Tooze JA, Harmon MS, Carter AF, DeTroye AT, Lesser GJ. An automated system for detecting nonadherence in laboratory testing and monitoring for myelosuppression in patients receiving self-administered oral chemotherapy. J Oncol Pract. 2013;9(5):E268-E271.

Ip EH, Zhang Q, Schwartz R, Tooze J, Leng X, Han H, Williamson DA. Multi-profile hidden Markov model for mood, dietary intake, and physical activity in an intervention study of childhood obesity. Stat Med. 2013;32(19):3314-3331.

Klepin HD, Tooze JA, Song EY, Geiger AM, Foley KL. Age-related treatment disparities among medicaid beneficiaries with metastatic colorectal cancer. J Gerontol Geriatr Res. 2013;2(4):134.

Demons JL, Tooze JA, Davis BR, Shertzer-Skinner R, Kearsley L, Gottlieb R, Williamson JD, Houston DK. Vitamin D deficiency is associated with fall-related risk factors in home-bound older adults [abstract]. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2012;60(4 Suppl):S199.

Barbour KE, Houston DK, Cummings SR, Boudreau R, Prasad T, Sheu Y, Bauer DC, Tooze JA, Kritchevsky SB, Tylavsky FA, Harris TB, Cauley JA. Calciotropic hormones and the risk of hip and nonspine fractures in older adults: the Health ABC Study. J Bone Miner Res. 2012;27(5):1177-1185.

Houston DK, Tooze JA, Demons JL, Davis B, Shertzer-Skinner R, Kearsley L, Gottlieb R, Williamson JD. Improving 25-hydroxyvitamin D status in home-bound elders and its effect on falls [abstract]. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2012;60(Suppl 4):S9.

Wilson V, Neiberg R, Tooze JA, Sink KM, Shea K, Williamson J, Kitzman DW, Hausman DB, Cauley J, Bauer D, Harris T, Kritchevsky SB, Houston DK. 25-hydroxyvitamin D and cardiovascular disease in the Health ABC Study [abstract]. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2012;60(Suppl 4):S89.

Houston DK, Tooze JA, Demons J, Davis B, Shertzer-Skinner R, Kearsley L, Gottlieb R, Williamson J. Improving vitamin D status in home-bound elders [abstract]. FASEB J. 2012;26(Meeting Abstracts):245.3.

Shaltout HA, Tooze JA, Rosenberger E, Kemper KJ. Time, touch, and compassion: effects on autonomic nervous system and well-being. Explore (NY). 2012;8(3):177-184.

Weaver KE, Danhauer SC, Tooze JA, Blackstock AW, Spangler J, Thomas L, Sutfin EL. Smoking cessation counseling beliefs and behaviors of outpatient oncology providers. Oncologist. 2012;17(3):455-462.

Tooze JA, Krebs-Smith SM, Troiano RP, Subar AF. The accuracy of the Goldberg method for classifying misreporters of energy intake on a food frequency questionnaire and 24-h recalls: comparison with doubly labeled water. Eur J Clin Nutr. 2012;66(5):569-576.

Ganz PA, Barry JM, Burke W, Col NF, Corso PS, Dodson E, Hammond ME, Kogan BA, Lynch CF, Newcomer L, Seifter EJ, Tooze JA, Viswanath K, Wessells H. National Institutes of Health State-of-the-Science Conference: role of active surveillance in the management of men with localized prostate cancer. Ann Intern Med. 2012;156(8):591-595.

Foley KL, Song EY, Klepin H, Geiger A, Tooze J. Screening colonoscopy among colorectal cancer survivors insured by Medicaid. Am J Clin Oncol. 2012;35(3):205-211.

Castellino SM, Tooze JA, Flowers L, Hill DF, McMullen KP, Shaw EG, Parsons SK. Toxicity and efficacy of the acetylcholinesterase (AChe) inhibitor donepezil in childhood brain tumor survivors: a pilot study. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2012;59(3):540-547.

Yaroch AL, Tooze J, Thompson FE, Blanck HM, Thompson OM, Colon-Ramos U, Shaikh AR, McNutt S, Nebeling LC. Evaluation of three short dietary instruments to assess fruit and vegetable intake: the National Cancer Institute's food attitudes and behaviors survey. J Acad Nutr Diet. 2012;112(10):1570-1577.

Houston DK, Tooze JA, Neiberg RH, Hausman DB, Johnson MA, Cauley JA, Bauer DC, Cawthon PM, Shea MK, Schwartz GG, Williamson JD, Tylavsky FA, Visser M, Simonsick EM, Harris TB, Kritchevsky SB. 25-hydroxyvitamin D status and change in physical performance and strength in older adults: the Health, Aging, and Body Composition Study. Am J Epidemiol. 2012;176(11):1025-1034.

Kritchevsky SB, Tooze JA, Neiberg RH, Schwartz GG, Hausman DB, Johnson MA, Bauer DC, Cauley JA, Shea MK, Cawthon PM, Harris TB, Rubin SM, Tylavsky FA, Houston DK. 25-Hydroxyvitamin D, parathyroid hormone, and mortality in black and white older adults: the Health ABC study. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2012;97(11):4156-4165.

Kemper K, Shaltout H, Tooze J, Rosenberger E. Time, touch, and compassion: effects on autonomic nervous system and well-being [abstract]. BMC Complement Altern Med. 2012;12(Suppl 1):P371.

Castellino SM, Geiger AM, Mertens AC, Leisenring WM, Tooze JA, Goodman P, Stovall M, Robison LL, Hudson MM. Morbidity and mortality in long-term survivors of Hodgkin lymphoma: a report from the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study. Blood. 2011;117(6):1806-1816.

Houston DK, Tooze JA, Hausman DB, Johnson MA, Nicklas BJ, Miller ME, Neiberg RH, Marsh AP, Newman AB, Kritchevsky SB, et al. Change in 25-hydroxyvitamin D and physical performance in older adults. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. 2011;66(4):430-436.

Sedjo RL, D'Agostino RB Jr, Ahnen D, Levin TR, Haffner SM, Tooze JA, Byers T. Lack of association between insulin sensitivity and colorectal adenoma risk. Nutr Cancer. 2011;63(1):6-11.

Foley KL, Tooze JA, Klepin HD, Song E-Y, Geiger AM. Adjuvant chemotherapy among medicaid-enrolled patients diagnosed with nonmetastatic colon cancer. Am J Clin Oncol. 2011;34(2):120-124.

Klepin HD, Danhauer SC, Tooze JA, Stott K, Daley K, Vishnevsky T, Powell BL, Mihalko SL. Exercise for older adult inpatients with acute myelogenous leukemia: a pilot study. J Geriatr Oncol. 2011;2(1):11-17.

Houston DK, Tooze JA, Neiberg RH, Hausman DB, Johnson MA, Cauley JA, Bauer DC, Schwartz GG, Williamson JD, Kritchevsky SB, et al. Serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D and recurrent falls: the Health ABC Study [abstract]. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2011;59(Suppl 1):S14.

Shea MK, Houston DK, Nicklas BJ, Davis CC, Hsu F-C, Tooze JA, Church TS, Kritchevsky SB. Circulating 25-hydroxyvitamin-D [25(OH)D] and inflammation in older community-dwelling adults [abstract]. FASEB J. 2011;25(Meeting Abstracts):595.2.

Geller R, Tooze JA, Powell BL, Klepin H. The prevalence and prognostic significance of polypharmacy in older adults treated for acute myelogenous leukemia (AML) [abstract]. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2011;59(Suppl 1):S57.

Shea MK, Houston DK, Tooze JA, Davis CC, Johnson MA, Hausman DB, Cauley JA, Bauer DC, Tylavsky F, Kritchevsky SB, et al. Correlates and prevalence of insufficient 25-hydroxyvitamin D status in black and white older adults: the Health, Aging and Body Composition Study. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2011;59(7):1165-1174.

Castellino SM, Tooze JA, Flowers L, Parsons SK. The Peabody Picture Vocabulary Test as a pre-screening tool for global cognitive functioning in childhood brain tumor survivors. J Neurooncol. 2011;104(2):559-563.

Zhang S, Midthune D, Guenther PM, Krebs-Smith SM, Kipnis V, Dodd KW, Buckman DW, Tooze JA, Freedman L, Carroll RJ. A new multivariate measurement error model with zero-inflated dietary data, and its application to dietary assessment. Ann Appl Stat. 2011;5(2B):1456-1487.

Houston DK, Tooze JA, Davis CC, Chaves PHM, Hirsch CH, Robbins JA, Arnold AM, Newman AB, Kritchevsky SB. Serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D and physical function in older adults: the Cardiovascular Health Study All Stars. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2011;59(10):1793-1801.

Klepin HD, Geiger AM, Tooze JA, Kritchevsky SB, Williamson JD, Ellis LR, Levitan D, Pardee TS, Isom S, Powell BL. The feasibility of inpatient geriatric assessment for older adults receiving induction chemotherapy for acute myelogenous leukemia. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2011;59(10):1837-1846.

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Associate Professor, Biostatistical Sciences

Clinical Interests

Physical Fitness and Exercise Prescription, Cancer Prevention, Epidemiology, Nutrition

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