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Biography
Prof. Arthur M. Michalek
Prof. Arthur M. Michalek
D'Youville College, USA
 
 
Qualifications
 
1980 Ph.D., Epidemiology; State University of New York at Buffalo
1977 M.S., Natural Sciences; State University of New York at Buffalo
1975 B.A., Biology; Canisius College
 
Publications (Selected) 
  1. Filstein M, Murphy M, Michalek A, Dambita C, Uhteg L, Assaf A: Monograph - Investigation of a Toxic Outbreak among Employees of a Cancer Drug Center. Bureau of Disease Control, State of New York, Dept. of Health, August 1978.
  2. Mettlin C, Kizilbash M, Michalek A: Hospital‑based Cancer Detection Programs for the Community.   J Surg Oncology 15:249‑257, 1980.
  3. Michalek A, Mettlin C, Priore R: Prostate Cancer Mortality Among Catholic Priests. J Surg Oncology, 17:129‑133, 1981.
  4. Boyle M, Michalek A, Bersani G, Nemoto T, Mettlin C:Effectiveness of a Community Program to Promote Early Breast Cancer Detection.J Surg Oncology, 18:183‑188, 1981.
  5. Michalek A, Walsh D, Burns P, Mettlin C: Report on a BSE Educational Program for Lay Audiences Conducted by Nurse Educators. Cancer Nursing, 4:385‑388, 1981.
  6. Mettlin M, Boyle M, Michalek A: Development of a Cancer Prevention‑Detection Clinic. J Surg Oncology, 19:211‑215, 1982.
  7. Michalek A, Mettlin C, Bockstahler E: Hemoccult Testing in a Cancer Screening Clinic. In Issues in Cancer Screening and Communications, Alan R. Liss Inc., 1982.
  8. Gregorio D, Cummings K, Michalek A: Delay, Stage of Disease and Survival Among White and Black Women with Breast Cancer.Am J Pub Health, 73(5):590‑593, 1983.
  9. Michalek A, Mettlin C, Cummings K, Lane W, Priore R: Use of a Population‑Based Cancer Registry in Evaluating the Effectiveness of a Cancer Screening Program. In Progress in Cancer Control: The Regional Approach, Alan R Liss Inc., 1983.
  10. Cummings K, Michalek A, Gregorio D, Walsh D: The Effects of Behavioral and Biological Factors on Stage of Disease and Survival from Breast Cancer. Cancer Detection and Prevention 6:485‑494, 1983.
  11. Cummings K, Michalek A, Mettlin C, Mittelman A: Screening for Colorectal Cancer Using the Stool Guaiac Slide Test.  Cancer 53:2201‑2205, 1984.
  12. Mettlin C, Aungst C, Michalek A, Lane W, Gamble D: Comparisons of Patient Profiles from a Comprehensive Cancer Center and the General Population. J Surg Oncology   27(1):8‑11, 1984.
  13. Michalek A, Cummings K, Pontes J: The Effects of Smoking on Recurrence and Survival from Bladder Cancer. Preventive Medicine 14:92‑98, 1985.
  14. Michalek AM, Johnson C, Cookfair DL, Mirand EA: A Summer Doorway to Science Careers. The Science Teacher 53(7):40‑43, 1986.
  15. Michalek AM, Cummings KM, Phelan J: Vitamin A and Tumor Recurrence in Bladder Cancer. Nutrition and Cancer 9(3), 1987.
  16. Cummings KM, Michalek AM, Tidings JE, Herrera L, Mettlin CJ: Results of a Public Screening Program for Colorectal Cancer. New York State Journal of Medicine 86:68‑72, 1986.
  17. "Cancer in Western New York, 1979‑1981". Western New York Tumor Registry, Roswell Park Memorial Institute, 1985.
  18. Michalek AM, Mirand EA: Impact of Federal Support on Cancer Education Programs, Journal of Cancer Education 1(2), 1986.
  19. Michalek, AM: Fecal Occult Blood Screening. Lancet Vol. I; 8486:907‑908, 1986.
  20. Michalek AM, Cummings KM, Pontes JE: Cigarette Smoking, Tumor Recurrence, and Survival from Bladder Cancer. Urology Digest 3:28‑29, 1986.
  21. Bersani GA, Michalek A, Cookfair D, Mirand, E, Hellman, R: Let's Talk: An Information Session for Cancer Patients and Their Families. In Lectures and Symposia of the 14th Int. Cancer Congress, K. Lapis and S. Eckhardt, eds. (Karger, Basel/Akademiai Kiado, Budapest) Vol. 13, pp. 207‑212, 1986.
  22. Michalek AM, Cummings KM: The Association Between Cigarette Smoking and Age at Cancer Diagnosis. Human Biology 59(4):631‑639, August, 1987.
  23. Cummings KM, Michalek AM: The Epidemiologic Necropsy. Journal American Medical Association 258(22):3254‑3255, 1987.
  24. Michalek AM, Cummings KM, Gamble D: The Use of a Cancer Registry in a Mass Screening Program for Colorectal Cancer. Cancer Prevention and Detection 11(3‑6):353‑358, 1988.
  25. Michalek AM, Wende K, Cummings KM, Aungst CW: Experience with Multiphasic Screening for Cancer. Journal of Cancer Education 3(3):187‑192, 1988.
  26. Wingate L, Croghan I, Natarajan N, Michalek AM, Jordan C: Rehabilitation of the Mastectomy Patient: A Randomized, Blind, Prospective Study. Arch Phys Med Rehabil 70:21‑24,   1989.
  27. Colburn J, Cummings KM, Michalek AM: Correlates of Adolescents' Use of smokeless Tobacco. Health Education Quarterly 16(1)91‑100, Spring 1989.
  28. Mahoney MC, Michalek AM, Cummings KM, Nasca PC, Emrich L: Mortality in a Northeastern Native American Cohort, 1955‑1989. Am J Epidemiol 129(4):818‑26, 1989.
  29. Buck G, Cookfair DL, Michalek AM, Nasca P, Standfast S, Sever L, Kramer A: Intrauterine Growth Retardation and   the Risk of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS). Am J Epidemiol 129 (5): 874‑884, 1989.  
  30. Mahoney M, Michalek AM, Cummings KM, Hanley J, Snyder R:Years of Potential Life Lost Among a Native American Population. Public Health Reports 104(3):279‑85, 1989.
  31. Mahoney, MC, Michalek AM, Cummings KM, Nasca PC, Emrich L: Cancer Mortality in a Northeastern Native American Population. Cancer 64(1):187‑190, 1989.
  32. Mahoney, MC, Michalek AM, Cummings KM, Nasca PC, Emrich L: Cancer Surveillance in a Northeastern Native American Population. Cancer 64(1):191‑195, 1989.
  33. Michalek AM, Mahoney M, Cummings KM, Hanley J, Snyder R: Mortality Patterns among a Native American Population in New York State. New York State Journal of Medicine 89(10):557‑561, 1989.
  34. Buck GM, Cookfair DL, Michalek AM, Nasca PC, Standfast SJ, Sever LE: Assessment of In Utero Hypoxia and Risk of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS). Pediatric & Perinatal Epidemiology 3:157‑173, 1989. 
  35. Mahoney MC, Ellrott MA, Michalek AM: A Mortality Analysis of Native Americans in New York State, 1980‑1986. Int J Epidemiol 18(2):403‑412, 1989.
  36. Cummings KM, Michalek AM, Carl W, Woods W, Haley NJ: Use of Smokeless Tobacco in a Group of Professional Baseball Players. Journal of Behavioral Medicine 12(6):559‑567, 1989.
  37. Michalek AM, Markello SJ, Mirand EA: AIDS: Public Response to a Telephone Information System. Journal of Cancer Education 4(4):265‑269. 1989.
  38. Petrelli NJ, Palmer M, Michalek AM, Herrera L, Mink I, Bersani G, Cummings KM: Massive Screening for Colorectal Cancer: A Single Institution's Public Commitment. Archives of Surgery; 125: 1049‑1051, 1990.
  39. Michalek AM, Mahoney MC: Cancer in Native Populations ‑ Lessons to be Learned. Journal of Cancer Education 5(4) 243‑249, 1990.
  40. Buck GM, Cookfair DL, Michalek AM, Nasca PC, Standfast SJ, Sever LE, Kramer AA. Authors Reply concerning Intrauterine Growth Retardation and Risk of SIDS.Am J Epidemiol; 1990 132(2)391.
  41. Buck GM, Michalek AM, Kramer A, Batt RE: Labor and Delivery Events and Risk of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome. Am J Epidemiol 133(9): 900‑906, 1991.
  42. Mahoney MC, Michalek AM: A Meta‑Analysis of Cancer Incidence in North American Native Populations. Int J Epidemiol 20(2) 323‑327, 1991.
  43. Buck G, Mahoney MC, Michalek AM, Powell E, Shelton J: Native American Births in Upstate New York, 1980‑86; Comparison to White, Black and Other Races. Public Health Reports 107(5):569-575, 1992.
  44. Buck GM, Michalek AM, Kramer A, Batt RE: Labor and Delivery Events and Risk of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome ‑ Response. Am J Epidemiol 135(5):586, 1992.
  45. Rosenbaum PF, Vena JE, Zielezny MA, Michalek AM: The Use of City Directories as a Supplemental Source of Occupational Data in a Case‑Control Study. Am J Ind Med 24:499-505, 1993.
  46. Green DM, Zevon MA, Reese PA, Lourie G, Michalek AM: Factors Which Influence the Survival of Patients who Survive for Five or More Years After the Diagnosis of Cancer in Childhood or Adolescence. Med Pediatr Oncol 33:139, 1993.
  47. Michalek AM, Mahoney MC, Buck G, Snyder R: Mortality Patterns Among the Youth of a Northeastern American Indian Cohort. Public Health Reports 108(3):403-407,1993.
  48. Darrow SL, Vena JE, Batt RE, Zielezny MA, Michalek AM: Menstrual Cycle Characteristics and the Risk of Endometriosis. Epidemiology 4(2):135-142, 1993
  49. McLaughlin C, Mahoney MC, Metzger B, Michalek AM, Murphy D: Mortality Patterns among Persons with Antecedent Syphilis Infection. Journal of Sexually Transmitted Diseases July-August:209-213, 1993.
  50. Ambrosone C, Mettlin C, Michalek AM, Cummings KM: Lung Cancer Histology and Family History of Cancer: Analysis of Histologic Subtypes from 872 Primary Lung Cancer Patients. Cancer 72(4): 1192-1198, 1993.