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Valberg, PA; Long, CM; Beyer, LA. 2019

Toxicology of ambient-air particulate matter (PM).

In Toxicology Principles for the Industrial Hygienist (Second Edition). (Eds.: Luttrell, WE; Still, KR; Church, JA; Beyer, LA), American Industrial Hygiene Association, Falls Church, VA

Long, CM; Valberg, PA. 2017

Human Health Risk Assessment (HHRA) for Proposed Power Plant Projects: Methodology and Case Study.

Presented at AWMAs 110th Annual Conference & Exhibition, Pittsburgh, PA

Zu, K; Tao, G; Long, C; Goodman, J; Valberg, P. 2016

Long-range fine particulate matter from the 2002 Quebec forest fires and daily mortality in Greater Boston and New York City.

Air Qual. Atmos. Health 9:213-221.

Hamade, AK; Long, CM; Valberg, PA. 2015

Naturally occurring mineral fibers.

In Hamilton and Hardy's Industrial Toxicology (Sixth Edition). (Eds.: Harbison, RD; Bourgeois, MM; Johnson, GT), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ.

Lewandowski, TA; Chandalia, J; Valberg, PA. 2015

Ionizing radiation.

In Hamilton and Hardy's Industrial Toxicology (Sixth Edition). (Eds.: Harbison, RD; Bourgeois, MM; Johnson, GT), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ.

Valberg, PA. 2015

Electromagnetic waves (EMF and RF) and health effects.

In Hamilton and Hardy's Industrial Toxicology (Sixth Edition). (Eds.: Harbison, RD; Bourgeois, MM; Johnson, GT), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ.

Tao, G; Zu, K; Long, C; Goodman, J; Valberg, P. 2015

Forest-Fire Fine Particulate Matter and Daily Mortality in Greater Boston and New York City.

Presented at the Society of Toxicology (SOT) 54th Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, March 22-26

Peterson, M; Valberg, P. 2014

Firefighters Inhalation Exposures and the Risk of Developing Multiple Myeloma.

Presented at the Society of Toxicology (SOT) 53rd Annual Meeting, Phoenix, AZ, March 23-27

Zu, K; Tao, G; Long, C; Goodman, J; Valberg, P. 2014

Forest-Fire Fine Particulate Matter and Daily Mortality in Greater Boston.

Presented at 26th Annual International Society for Environmental Epidemiology (ISEE) Conference - From Local to Global: Advancing Science for Policy in Environmental Health, Seattle, WA, on August 25, 2014

Peterson, M; Valberg, P; Long, C. 2013

The Association of Vascular Disease with Exposure to Diesel Exhaust.

Presented at the Society of Toxicology (SOT) 52nd Annual Meeting, San Antonio, TX, March 10-14

Long, CM; Nascarella, MA; Valberg, PA. 2013

Carbon black vs. black carbon and other airborne materials containing elemental carbon: Physical and chemical distinction.

Environ. Pollut. 181:271-286.

Long, CM; Valberg, PA. 2013

Recent Developments Related to the Health Effects of Diesel Exhaust (DE): Implications for Hydraulic Fracturing and Oil & Gas Development.

20th International Petroleum Environmental Consortium Conference, San Antonio, Texas

McCunney, RJ; Muranko, HJ; Long, CM; Hamade, AK; Valberg, PA; Morfeld, P. 2012

Carbon black.

Patty's Toxicology (Sixth Edition) (Volume 5). (Ed.: Bingham, E; Cohrssen, B), John Wiley & Sons, Inc.

Hesterberg, TW; Long, CM; Bunn, WB; Lapin, CA; McClellan, RO; Valberg, PA. 2012

Health effects research and regulation of diesel exhaust: An historical overview focused on lung cancer risk.

Inhal. Toxicol. 24:1-45.

Hesterberg, TW; Bunn, WB; Valberg, PA; Long, CM. 2012

Potential health effects of exposure to diesel engine exhausts.

The Praeger Handbook of Environmental Health. Volume 3. Water, Air, and Solid Waste. (Ed.: Friis, RH), ABC-CLIO, LLC, Santa Barbara, CA

Long, C; Valberg, P. 2012

Looking at the NAAQS 40+ years later.

Gradient Trends - Risk Science & Application 53:1-2.

Hesterberg, TW; Long, CM; Sax, SN; Lapin, CA; Bunn, WB; Valberg, PA; McClellan, RO. 2011

Human health hazards of exposure to new technology diesel exhaust (NTDE)

Presented at the Society of Toxicology (SOT) 50th Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, March 6-11

Peterson, MK; Bailey, L; Dodge, DG; Goodman, JE; Valberg, PA. 2011

A Weight-of-Evidence Evaluation of Asbestos Exposure and Mesothelioma Risk Among Electricians.

Presented at the Society of Toxicology (SOT) 50th Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, March 6-11

Hesterberg, TW; Long, CM; Sax, SN; Lapin, CA; McClellan, RO; Bunn, WB; Valberg, PA. 2011

Particulate matter in new technology diesel exhaust (NTDE) is quantitatively and qualitatively very different from that found in traditional diesel exhaust (TDE).

J. Air Waste Manag. Assoc. 61:894-913.

Valberg, PA. 2011

Magnetic fields: Possible environmental health effects.

In Encyclopedia of Environmental Health, Volume 3. (Ed.: Nriagu, JO), Elsevier B.V.

Hesterberg, TW; Long, CM; Lapin, CA; Hamade, AK; Valberg, PA. 2010

Diesel exhaust particulate (DEP) and nanoparticle exposures: What do DEP human clinical studies tell us about potential human health hazards of nanoparticles?

Inhal. Toxicol. 22:679-694.

Valberg, P; Long, CM. 2010

Do brain cancer rates correlate with ambient exposure levels of criteria air pollutants or hazardous air pollutants (HAPs)?

Air Qual. Atmos. Health 5:115-123.

Valberg, PA. 2010

Cell phone radio waves are not X-rays.

Gradient Trends - Risk Science & Application 47:3,5.

Prueitt, RL; Goodman, JE; Valberg, PA. 2009

Radionuclides in cigarettes may lead to carcinogenesis via p16INK4a inactivation.

J. Environ. Radioact. 100:157-161.

Hesterberg, TW; Lapin, CA; Long, CM; Valberg, PA. 2009

Diesel-Exhaust Particulate (DEP) and Nanoparticle (NP) Exposures: Can DEP Tell Us About Potential Health Risks of NP?

Presented at the Society of Toxicology (SOT) 48th Annual Meeting, Baltimore, MD, March 15-19

Goodman, JE; Nascarella, MA; Valberg, PA. 2009

Ionizing radiation: A risk factor for mesothelioma .

Cancer Causes Control 20:1237-1254.

Hesterberg, TW; Long, CM; Bunn, WB; Sax, SN; Lapin, CA; Valberg, PA. 2009

Non-cancer health effects of diesel exhaust: A critical assessment of recent human and animal toxicological literature.

Crit. Rev. Toxicol. 39:195-227.

Hesterberg, TW; Bunn, WB; McClellan, RO; Hamade, AK; Long, CM; Valberg, PA. 2009

Critical review of the human data on short-term nitrogen dioxide (NO2) exposures: Evidence for NO2 no-effect levels.

Crit. Rev. Toxicol. 39:743-781.

Valberg, PA; Bruch, J; McCunney, RJ. 2009

Are rat results from intratracheal instillation of 19 granular dusts a reliable basis for predicting cancer risk?

Regul. Toxicol. Pharmacol. 54:72-83.

Hesterberg, TW; Valberg, PA; Long, CM; Bunn, WB III; Lapin, C. 2009

Laboratory studies of diesel exhaust health effects: Implications for near-roadway exposures.

EM Mag. :12-16.

Bowers, TS; Valberg, PA. 2007

Non-Linear Exposure-Response Relationships Between Ambient PM-10 and Daily Mortality.

Presented at the Society of Toxicology (SOT) 46th Annual Meeting, Charlotte, NC, March 25-29

Valberg, PA; van Deventer, TE; Repacholi, MH. 2007

Workgroup report: Base stations and wireless networks-radiofrequency (RF) exposures and health consequences.

Environ. Health Perspect. 115:416-424.

Valberg, PA. 2007

Modulated RF energy: Mechanistic viewpoint on the health implications.

In Base Stations and Wireless Networks: Exposures and Health Consequences. Proceedings, International Workshop on Base Stations and Wireless Networks: Exposures and Health Consequences. (Eds.: Repacholi, M; van Deventer, E; Ravazzani, P), World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland

Valberg, P; Long, CM; Sax, SN. 2006

Integrating studies on carcinogenic risk of carbon black: Epidemiology, animal exposures, and mechanism of action.

J. Occup. Environ. Med. 48:1291-1307.

Hesterberg, TW; Bunn, WB III; Chase, GR; Valberg, PA; Slavin, TJ; Lapin, CA; Hart, GA. 2006

A critical assessment of studies on the carcinogenic potential of diesel exhaust.

Crit. Rev. Toxicol. 36:727-726.

Stout, NC; Valberg, PA. 2005

Bayes' Law, sequential uncertainties, and evidence of causation in toxic tort cases.

U. Mich. J. Law Reform 38:781-910.

Valberg, PA. 2004

Is PM more toxic than the sum of its parts? Risk-assessment toxicity factors vs. PM-mortality "effect functions".

Inhal. Toxicol. 16:19-29.

Bunn, WB; Hesterberg, TW; Valberg, PA; Slaving, TJ; Hart, G; Lapin, CA. 2004

A reevaluation of the literature regarding the health assessment of diesel engine exhaust.

Inhal. Toxicol. 16:889-900.

Brain, JD; Kavet, R; McCormick, M; Poole, C; Silverman, LB; Smith, TJ; Valberg, PA; Van Etten, RA; Weaver, JC. 2003

Childhood leukemia: Electric and magnetic fields (EMF) as possible risk factors.

Environ. Health Perspect. 111:962-970.

Valberg, PA. 2003

Ambient particulates and health effects.

McCunney, R.J. (ed.) 2003. A Practical Approach to Occupational and Environmental Medicine (Third Edition). Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Philadelphia

Valberg, PA. 2003

Possible noncausal bases for correlations between low concentrations of ambient particulate matter and daily mortality.

Nonlinearity Biol. Toxicol. Med. 1:521-530.

Bunn, WB; Valberg, PA; Slavin, TJ; Lapin, CA. 2002

What is new in diesel.

Int. Arch. Occup. Environ. Health 75:122-132.

Watson, AY; Valberg, PA. 2001

Carbon black and soot: Two different substances.

AIHAJ 62:218-228.

McCunney, RJ; Muranko, HJ; Valberg, PA. 2001

Carbon black.

Bingham, E., B. Cohrssen, and C.H. Powell (Eds.) 2001. Patty's Toxicology (Fifth Edition). Volume 8. John Wiley & Sons, Inc.

Valberg, PA; Watson, AY. 2000

Lack of concordance between reported lung-cancer risk levels and occupation-specific diesel-exhaust exposure.

Inhal. Toxicol. 12:199-208.

Valberg, PA; Drivas, PJ; McCarthy, S; Watson, AY. 1996

Evaluating the health impacts of incinerator emissions.

J. Hazard. Mater. 47:205-227.

Slayton, TM; Beck, BD; Reynolds, KA; Chapnick, SD; Valberg, PA; Yost, LJ; Schoof, RA; Gauthier, TD; Jones, L. 1996

Issues in arsenic cancer risk assessment.

Environ. Health Perspect. 104:1012-1014.

Drivas, PJ; Valberg, PA; Murphy, BL; Wilson, R. 1996

Modeling indoor air exposure from short-term point source releases.

Indoor Air 6:271-277.