Chris (James C.) Slaughter, DrPH

Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
Department of Biostatistics
2525 West End Avenue, Suite 11000
Nashville, TN  37203-1738
james.c.slaughter at

Phone: 615.322.0439


Research Interests

  • Longitudinal data analysis for observational studies
  • Latent variable methods
  • Bayesian statistics
  • Reproductive health applications
  • AlfrescoGit


  • DrPH in Biostatistics 2007
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • Dissertation: Bayesian Latent Variable Methods for Fetal Growth and Development
  • Advisor: Amy H Herring

  • MS in Biostatistics 2000
  • University of Washington
  • Advisor: Thomas Lumley

  • BS in Cell and Molecular Biology 1998
  • BS in Mathematics 1998
  • Tulane University

Work Experience

  • Associate Professor 2015-Present
  • Assistant Professor 2007-2015
  • Vanderbilt University, Department of Biostatistics

  • Research Scientist 2000-2002
  • UW-EPA NW Research Center for Particulate Matter and Health

Courses Taught

Vanderbilt Collaborations

  • Gastroenterology
  • Neonatology
  • Vaccine Center
  • Pediatrics

Published Papers

  1. Charles MK, Cooper WO, Jansson LM, Dudley J, Slaughter JC, Patrick SW. Male Sex Associated With Increased Risk of Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome. Hosp Pediatr. 2017 Jun;7(6):328-334. doi: 10.1542/hpeds.2016-0218. Epub 2017 May 2.
  2. Choksi Y, Slaughter JC, Vaezi MF and other. Esophageal Mucosal Impedance Patterns Discriminate Patients With Eosinophilic Esophagitis From Patients With GERD. Clinical Gastro. and Hepatology. Accepted.
  3. O'Connor M, Austin E, Aschner J, Slaughter JC, and others. Pulmonary hypertension in the premature infant population: analysis of echocardiographic findings and biomarkers. Pediatric Pulmonology. Accepted
  4. John T Benjamin , Riet van der Meer , James C Slaughter , Steven Steele , Erin J Plosa , Jennifer M Sucre , Paul E Moore , Judy L. Aschner , Timothy S Blackwell , and Lisa R Young. Inverse Relationship Between Soluble RAGE and Risk for Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medice. Accepte. Epub ahead of print.
  5. Herington J, Slaughter JC, and others. Prostaglandin-endoperoxide synthase 1 (Ptgs1) mediates the timing of parturition in mice despite unhindered uterine contractility. Endocrinology. Accepted.
  6. Raucci FJ, Parra DA, Christensen JT, Hernandez LE, Markham LW, Xu M, Slaughter JC, and Soslow JH. Synthetic Hematocrit Derived from the Longitudinal Relaxation of Blood Can Lead to Clinically Significant Errors in Measurement of Extracellular Volume Fraction in Pediatric and Young Adult Patients Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance. Accepted
  7. Jain S, Slaughter JC, and others. Cerebral Regional Oxygen Saturation trends in Infants with Hypoxic-Ischemic Encephalopathy. Early Human Development. Accepted
  8. OBrien C, Herington J, Brown N, Pence I, Paria B, Slaughter JC, Reese J, and Mahadevan-Jansen A. In vivo Raman spectral analysis of impaired cervical remodeling in a mouse model of delayed parturition. Scientific Reports. Accepted.
  9. Kim C, Wellons M, Slaughter JC and others. Anti-Mullerian hormone, follicle stimulating hormone, antral follicle count, and risk of menopause within 5 years. Maturitas. Accepted
  10. Hatch D, Slaughter JC, and others. American Journal of Perinatology. Accepted.
  11. Willis ZI, Gillon J, Xu M, Slaughter JC, Di Pentima MC. Reducing Antimicrobial Use in an Academic Pediatric Institution: Evaluation of the Effectiveness of Prospective Audit with Real-Time Feedback. Journal of the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society. EPub ahead of print. PMID: 28339590
  12. Reese J, Shelton EL, Slaughter JC, McNamara PJ. Prophylactic Indomethacin Revisited. Journal of Pediatrics. 2017 Apr 7. PMID: 28396028
  13. Laborde CJ, Bell CS, Slaughter JC, Valdastri P, Obstein KL. Evaluation of a novel tablet application for improvement in colonoscopy training and mentoring (with video). Gastrointest Endosc. 2017 Mar;85(3):559-565.e1. PMID: 27480289
  14. DaVee T, Geevarghese SK, Slaughter JC, Yachimski PS. Refractory anastomotic bile leaks after orthotopic liver transplantation are associated with hepatic artery disease. Gastrointest Endosc. 2017 May;85(5):984-992. PMID: 27623104
  15. Romano-Keeler J, Azcarate-Peril MA, Weitkamp JH, Slaughter JC, McDonald WH, Meng S, Latuga MS, Wynn JL. Oral colostrum priming shortens hospitalization without changing the immunomicrobial milieu. Journal of Perinatology. 2017 Jan;37(1):36-41. PMID: 27684425
  16. McKane M, Soslow JH, Xu M, Saville BR, Slaughter JC, Burnette WB, Markham LW. Does Body Mass Index Predict Premature Cardiomyopathy Onset for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy? J Child Neurol. 2017 Apr;32(5):499-504. PMID: 28084148
  17. Maitre NL, Key AP, Chorna OD, Slaughter JC, Matusz PJ, Wallace MT, Murray MM. Current Biology. 2017 Apr 3;27(7):1048-1054. PMID: 28318973
  18. Soslow JH, Xu M, Slaughter JC, Stanley M, Crum K, Markham LW, Parra DA. Evaluation of Echocardiographic Measures of Left Ventricular Function in Patients with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy: Assessment of Reproducibility and Comparison to Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2016 Oct;29(10):983-991. PMID: 27544870
  19. Gilchuk I, Gilchuk P, Sapparapu G, Lampley R, Singh V, Kose N, Blum DL, Hughes LJ, Satheshkumar PS, Townsend MB, Kondas AV, Reed Z, Weiner Z, Olson VA, Hammarlund E, Raue HP, Slifka MK, Slaughter JC, Graham BS, Edwards KM, Eisenberg RJ, Cohen GH, Joyce S, Crowe JE Jr. Cross-Neutralizing and Protective Human Antibody Specificities to Poxvirus Infections. Cell. 2016 Oct 20;167(3):684-694.e9. PMID: 27768891. PMC5093772
  20. Krill JT, Naik RD, Higginbotham T, Slaughter JC, Holzman MD, Francis DO, Garrett CG, Vaezi MF. Association Between Response to Acid-Suppression Therapy and Efficacy of Antireflux Surgery in Patients With Extraesophageal Reflux. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2016 Nov 10. PMID: 27840185
  21. Rice S, Obstein K, Slaughter JC, and others. Video on diet prior to outpatient colonoscopy does not improve quality of bowel preparation: A prospective, randomized, controlled trial. American Journal of Gastroenterology. 2016 Nov;111(11):1564-1571. PMID: 27753434
  22. Kavitt RT, Lal P, Yuksel ES, Ates F, Slaughter JC, Garrett CG, Higginbotham T, Vaezi MF. Esophageal Mucosal Impedance Pattern is Distinct in Patients With Extraesophageal Reflux Symptoms and Pathologic Acid Reflux. J Voice. 2016 Aug 2. PMID: 27495970
  23. Ahn A, Wang L, Slaughter JC, Nguyen AM, Ossoff RH, Francis DO. Serial full-thickness excision of dysplastic vocal fold Leukoplakia: diagnostic or therapeutic? Laryngoscope. 2016 Apr;126(4):923-7. doi: 10.1002/lary.25609. PMID: 26527122
  24. Pointer SD, Rickstrew J, Slaughter JC, Vaezi MF, Silver HJ. Dietary Carbohydrate Intake, Insulin Resistance, and Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD): A Pilot Study in European and African-American Obese Women. Alimentary Pharmacology and Therapeutics. 2016 Nov;44(9):976-988. doi: PMID: 27582035.
  25. Hooper CW, Delaney C, Streeter T, Yarboro MT, Poole SD, Brown N, Slaughter JC, Cotton RB, Reese J, Shelton EL. Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) exposure constricts the mouse ductus arteriosus in utero. AJP-Heart and Circulatory Physiology. 2016 Sep 1;311(3):H572-81. PMID: 27371685
  26. Bangaru S, Nieusma T, Kose N, Thornburg NJ, Finn JA, Kaplan BS, King HG, Singh V, Lampley RM, Sapparapu G, Cisneros A 3rd, Edwards KM, Slaughter JC, Edupuganti S, Lai L, Richt JA, Webby RJ, Ward AB, Crowe JE Jr. Recognition of influenza H3N2 variant virus by human neutralizing antibodies. JCI Insight. 2016 Jul 7;1(10). PMID 27482543. PMC4962875
  27. Gillon J, Xu M, Slaughter J, Di Pentima MC. Vancomycin use: Room for improvement among hospitalized children. Journal of Pharmacy Practice. 2016 Apr 4. PMID: 27044642
  28. Matthews MA1, Aschner JL, Stark AR, Moore PE, Slaughter JC, Steele S, Beller A, Milne GL, Settles O, Chorna O, Maitre NL. Increasing F2-Isoprostanes in the first month after birth predicts poor respiratory and neurodevelopmental outcomes in very preterm infants. Journal of Perinatology. 2016 Sep;36(9):779-83. PMID: 27171764
  29. Wiese DM, Horst SN, Brown CT, Allaman MM, Hodges ME, Slaughter JC, Druce JP, Beaulieu DB, Schwartz DA, Wilson KT, Coburn LA. Serum Fatty Acids Are Correlated with Inflammatory Cytokines in Ulcerative Colitis. PLOS ONE. 2016 May 26;11(5):e0156387. PMID: 27227540. PMCID: PMC4882051
  30. Hatch LD, Grubb PH, Lea AS, Walsh WF, Markham MH, Whitney GM, Slaughter JC, Stark AR, Ely EW. Endotracheal Intubation in Neonates: A Prospective Study of Adverse Safety Events in 162 Infants. J Pediatr. 2016 Jan;168:62-66. PMID: 26541424
  31. Cassani L, Slaughter JC, Yachmiski P. Adherence to therapy for Barrett’s esophagus-associated neoplasia. United European Gastroenterology Journal. 2016 Feb;4(1):42-8. PMID: 26966521.
  32. Gaines LS, Slaughter JC, Horst SN, Schwartz DA, Beaulieu DB, Haman KL, Wang L, Martin CF, Long MD, Sandler RS, Kappelman MD. Association between affective-cognitive symptoms of depression and exacerbation of Crohn’s Disease. American Journal of Gastroenterology. 2016 Jun;111(6):864-70. PMID: 27045927
  33. Flyak AI, Shen X, Murin CD, Turner HL, David JA, Fusco ML, Lampley R, Kose N, Ilinykh PA, Kuzmina N, Branchizio A, King H, Brown L, Bryan C, Davidson E, Doranz BJ, Slaughter JC, Sapparapu G, Klages C, Ksiazek TG, Saphire EO, Ward AB, Bukreyev A, Crowe JE Jr. Cross-reactive and potent neutralizing antibody responses in human survivors of natural ebolavirus infection. Cell. 2016 Jan 28;164(3):392-405. PMID: 26806128 PMCID: PMC4733404.
  34. Francis DO, Slaughter JC, Ates F, Higginbotham T, Stevens KL, Garrett CG, Vaezi MF. Airway Hypersensitivity, Reflux, and Phonation Contribute to Chronic Cough. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2016 Mar;14(3):378-84. PMID: 26492842
  35. Soslow J, Damon SM, Crum K, Lawson M, Slaughter JC, Xu M, Arai AE, Sawyer DB, Parra DA, Damon BM, Markham LW. Increased myocardial native T1 and extracellular volume in patients with Duchenne muscular dystrophy. Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance. 2016 Jan 21;18(1):5. doi: 10.1186/s12968-016-0224-7. PMID: 26795569
  36. Stefanescu B, Slaughter JC, and others. Improved filtering of pulse oximeter monitoring alarms in the NICU: bedside significance. Respir Care. 2016 Jan;61(1):85-9. doi: 10.4187/respcare.04177. Oct 27. PMID: 26508772
  37. Bates JT, Pickens JA, Schuster JE, Johnson M, Tollefson SJ, Williams JV, Davis NL, Johnston RE, Schultz-Darken N, Slaughter JC, Smith-House F, Crowe JE Jr. Immunogenicity and efficacy of alphavirus-derived replicon vaccines for respiratory syncytial virus and human metapneumovirus in nonhuman primates. Vaccine. 2016 Feb 10;34(7):950-6. doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2015.12.045. PMID: 26772634. PMC4731299
  38. Ergen WF, Pasricha T, Hubbard FJ, Higginbotham T, Givens T, Slaughter JC, Obstein KL. Providing hospitalized patients with an educational booklet increases the quality of colonoscopy bowel preparation. Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology. 2015 Dec 8. PMID: 26681487
  39. Godown J, Slaughter JC, Fossey SC, McKane M, Dodd DA. Risk Factors for the Development of Donor-Specific Antibodies after Pediatric Heart Transplantation. Pediatric Transplantation. 2015 Dec;19(8):906-10. doi: 10.1111/petr.12606. PMID: 26412798.
  40. Kavitt RT, Ates F, Slaughter JC, Higginbotham T, Shepherd BD, Sumner EL, Vaezi MF. Randomized controlled trial comparing esophageal dilation to no dilation among adults with esophageal eosinophilia and dysphagia. Dis Esophagus. 2015 Jul 30. PMID: 26228516
  41. Samir P, Rahul, Slaughter JC, Link AJ. Environmental Interactions and Epistasis Are Revealed in the Proteomic Responses to Complex Stimuli. PLoS One. 2015 Aug 6;10(8):e0134099. PMID: 26247773
  42. Aschner JL, Anderson A, Slaughter JC, Aschner M, Steele S, Beller A, Mouvery A, Furlong HM, Maitre NL. Neuroimaging identifies increased manganese deposition in infants receiving parenteral nutrition. Am J Clin Nutr. 2015 Dec;102(6):1482-9. doi: 10.3945/ajcn.115.116285. PMID: 26561627
  43. Glenn KR, Slaughter JC, Fowke JH, Buchowski MS, Matthews CE, Signorello LB, Blot WJ, Lipworth L. Physical activity, sedentary behavior and all-cause mortality among blacks and whites with diabetes. Ann Epidemiol. 2015 Jun 9. PMID: 26141652
  44. Nair S, Slaughter JC, Kabagambe E, Terry G, Wellons M and others. Anti-Mullerian Hormone is Associated with Natural Menopause in a Population-Based Sample: The CARDIA Women's Study. Maturitas. 2015 Aug;81(4):493-8. doi: 10.1016/j.maturitas.2015.06.026. PMID: 26139426
  45. Chorna O, Heathcock J, Key A, Noritz G, Carey H, Hamm E, Nelin MA, Murray M, Needham A, Slaughter JC, Maitre NL. Early childhood constraint therapy for sensory/motor impairment in cerebral palsy: a randomised clinical trial protocol. BMJ Open. 2015 Dec 7;5(12):e010212. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2015-010212. PMID: 26644127
  46. Wiese DM, Beaulieu D, Slaughter JC, Horst S, Wagnon J, Duley C, Annis K, Nohl A, Herline A, Muldoon R, Geiger T, Wise PE, Schwartz DA. Use of Endoscopic Ultrasound to Guide Adalimumab Treatment in Perianal Crohn's Disease Results in Faster Fistula Healing. Inflammatory Bowel Diseases. 2015 Jul;21(7):1594-9. PMID: 25985245
  47. Stefanescu B, Frewan N, Slaughter JC, and O'Shea T. Volume Guarantee Pressure Support Ventilation in extremely preterm infants and neurodevelopmental outcome at 18 months. J Perinatol. 2015 Jun;35(6):419-23. doi: 10.1038/jp.2014.228. PMID: 25569681
  48. Willis JR, Sapparapu G, Murrell S, Julien JP, Singh V, King HG, Xia Y, Pickens JA, LaBranche CC, Slaughter JC, Montefiori DC, Wilson IA, Meiler J, Crowe JE Jr. Redesigned HIV antibodies that exhibit enhanced neutralizing potency and breadth. The Journal of Clinical Investigation. 2015 Jun 1;125(6):2523-31. PMID: 25985274
  49. Flyak AI, Ilinykh PA, Murin CD, Garron T, Shen X, Fusco ML, Hashiguchi T, Bornholdt ZA, Slaughter JC, Sapparapu G, Klages C, Ksiazek TG, Ward AB, Saphire EO, Bukreyev A, Crowe JE Jr.. Mechanism of human antibody-mediated neutralization of marburg virus. Cell. 2015 Feb 26;160(5):893-903. doi: 10.1016/j.cell.2015.01.031. PMID: 25723164. PMC4344968
  50. Ates F, Yuksel ES, Higginbotham T, Slaughter JC, Mabary J, Kavitt RT, Garrett CG, Francis D, Vaezi MF. Mucosal Impedance Discriminates GERD From Non-GERD Conditions. Gastroenterology. 2015 Feb;148(2):334-43. PMID: 25448923
  51. Nicholson MR, Thomsen IP, Slaughter JC, Creech CB, Edwards KM.. Novel Risk Factors for Recurrent Clostridium difficile Infection in Children. Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology & Nutrition. 2015 Jan;60(1):18-22. PMID: 25199038
  52. Yüksel ES, Ipek S, Topal F, Koç G, Akpınar Z, Slaughter JC, Oyar O, Unsal B. Assessment of presence and grade of activity in ileal Crohn's disease.Turk J Gastroenterol. 2014 Jun;25(3):264-70. PMID: 25141314
  53. Vucovich M, Cotton R, Shelton E, Goettel J, Ehinger N, Poole S, Brown N, Wynn J, Paria B, Slaughter JC, Clark R, Rojas M, Reese J (2014). Aminoglycside-mediated relaxation of the ductus arteriosus in sepsis-associated PDA. American Journal of Physiology - Heart and Circulatory Physiology. 2014 Sep 1;307(5):H732-40. PMID: 24993047
  54. Chorna O, Solomon JE, Slaughter JC, Stark AR, Maitre NL. Abnormal sensory reactivity in preterm infants during the first year correlates with adverse neurodevelopmental outcomes at 2 years of age (2014). Archives of Disease in Childhood. 2014 Nov;99(6):F475-9. PMID: 25053637
  55. Maitre NL, Slaughter JC, Aschner JL, Key AP (2014). Hemisphere Differences in Speech-Sound Event-Related Potentials in Intensive Care Neonates: Associations and Predictive Value for Development in Infancy. Journal of Child Neurology. 2014 Jul;29(7):903-11. PMID: 23864588
  56. Stouch AN, Zaynagetdinov R, Barham WJ, Stinnett AM, Slaughter JC, Yull FE, Hoffman HM, Blackwell TS, Prince LS. IKK-beta Activity Drives Fetal Lung Macrophage Maturation Along a Non-M1/M2 Paradigm. The Journal of Immunology (2014) Aug 1;193(3):1184-93. PMID 24981452.
  57. Maitre N, Henderson G, Gogliotti S, Pearson J, Simmons A, Wang L, Slaughter JC, Key, A. Feasibility of ERP methodology to evaluate changes in cortical processing after rehabilitation in children with cerebral palsy: a pilot study. Journal of Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychology 2014 Jun 23:1-11. PMID: 24953907
  58. Romano-Keeler J, Moore DJ, Wang C, Brucker RM, Fonnesbeck C, Slaughter JC, Li H, Curran DP, Meng S, Correa H, Lovvorn HN 3rd, Tang YW, Bordenstein S, George AL Jr, Weitkamp JH. (2014). Early life establishment of site-specific microbial communities in the gut.. Gut Microbes. 2014 Mar 1;5(2):192-201. doi: 10.4161/gmic.28442. PMID: 24637795.
  59. Maitre NL, Slaughter JC, Stark AR, Aschner JL, Anderson AW (2014). Validation of a brain MRI relaxometry protocol to measure effects of preterm birth at a flexible postnatal age. BMC Pediatrics. 14:84. doi:10.1186/1471-2431-14-84. PMID: 24678975
  60. Bates JT, Keefer C, Slaughter JC, Kulp D, Schief W, Crowe JE (2014) Escape from neutralization by the respiratory syncytial virus-specific neutralizing monoclonal antibody palivizumab is driven by changes in on-rate of binding to the fusion protein. Virology. 2014 Apr;454-455:139-44. PMID: 24725940. PMC4004766
  61. Chorna O, Slaughter JC, Wang L, Stark A, Maitre, NL (2014). A Pacifier-Activated Music Player with mother’s voice improves oral feeding in preterm infants Pediatrics. 2014 Mar;133(3):462-8. PMID: 24534413.
  62. Coburn LA, Horst SN, Chaturvedi R, Brown CT , Allaman MM, Scull BP, Singh K, Piazuelo MB, Chitnavis MV, Hodges ME, Rosen MJ, Williams CM, Slaughter JC, Beaulieu DB, Schwartz DA, Wilson KT (2013). High-throughput multi-analyte Luminex profiling implicates eotaxin-1 in ulcerative colitis. PLOS ONE. 2013 Dec 18;8(12):e82300. PMID: 24367513
  63. Casner M, Hoesli SJ, Slaughter JC, Hill M, Weitkamp JH (2014). Incidence of Catheter Related Bloodstream Infections in Neonates Following Removal of Peripherally Inserted Central Venous Catheters. Pediatric Critical Care Medicine. 2014 Jan;15(1):42-8. doi: 10.1097/PCC.0b013e31829f5feb. PMID: 24141656
  64. Yachimski P, Shi C, Slaughter JC, Washington MK (2013). Endoscopic mucosal resection of Barrett's esophagus detects high prevalence of subsquamous intestinal metaplasia. World Journal of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy. 2013 Dec 16;5(12):590-4. PMID: 24368934
  65. Coggins SA, Wynn JL, Hill ML, Slaughter JC, Ozdas-Weitkamp A, Jalloh O, Waitman LR, Carnevale RJ, Weitkamp JH (2013). Use of a computerized C-reactive protein (CRP) based sepsis evaluation in very low birth weight (VLBW) infants: A five-year experience. PLOS ONE. 2013 Nov 11;8(11):e78602. PMID: 24244325.
  66. Maitre NL, Smolinsky C, Slaughter JC, Stark AR. (2013). Adverse neurodevelopmental outcomes after exposure to phenobarbital and levetiracetam for the treatment of neonatal seizures. Journal of Perinatology. 2013 Nov;33(11):841-6. PMID: 24051577
  67. Maitre NL, Slaughter JC, Aschner JL (2013). Early prediction of cerebral palsy after neonatal intensive care using motor development trajectories in infancy. Early Human Development. 2013 Oct;89(10):781-6. PMID: 23856349
  68. Gillam-Krakauer M, Cochran CM, Slaughter JC, Polavarapu S, McElroy SJ, Hernanz-Schulman M, Engelhardt B (2013). Correlation of abdominal rSO(2) with superior mesenteric artery velocities in preterm infants. Journal of Perinatology. 2013 Aug;33(8):609-12. PMID: 23392317.
  69. Cassani L, Sumner E, Slaughter JC, Yachimski P (2013). Directional distribution of neoplasia in Barrett's esophagus is not influenced by distance from the gastroesophageal junction. Gastrointestinal Endoscopy. 2013 Jun;77(6):877-82. PMID: 23528657
  70. Francis DO, Rymer JA, Slaughter JC, Choksi Y, Jiramongkolchai P, Ogbeide E, Tran C, Goutte M, Garrett CG, Hagaman D, Vaezi MF (2013). High Economic Burden of Caring for Patients With Suspected Extraesophageal Reflux. American Journal of Gastroenterology. 2013 Jun;108(6):905-11. PMID: 23545710.
  71. Rice NT, Hu Y, Slaughter JC, Ward RM (2013). Pelvic Mesh Complications in Women Before and After the 2011 FDA Public Health Notification. Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery. 2013 Nov-Dec;19(6):333-8. PMID: 24165446.
  72. Wilson AJ, Liu AY, Roland JT, Adebayo OB, Fletcher SA, Slaughter JC, Saskowski J, Crispens MA, Jones HW, James S, Fadare O, Khabele D. (2013). TR3 modulates platinum resistance in ovarian cancer. Cancer Research. 2013 Aug 1;73(15):4758-69. PMID: 23720056
  73. Martinez-Finley EJ, Chakraborty S, Slaughter JC, and Aschner M (2013). Early-life exposure to methylmercury in wildtype and pdr-1/parkin knockout C. elegans. Neurochemical Research. Aug;38(8):1543-52. PMID: 23609499
  74. Stefanescu BM, Hetu C, Slaughter JC, O'Shea TM, and Shetty AK (2013). A Pilot Study of Biotene OralBalance Gel for Oral Care in Mechanically Ventilated Preterm Neonates. Contemporary Clinical Trials. Jul;35(2):33-9. PMID: 23608625.
  75. Cotton RB, Shah LP, Poole SD, Ehinger NJ, Brown N, Shelton EL, Slaughter JC, Baldwin HS, Paria BC, Reese J (2013). Cimetidine-associated patent ductus arteriosus is mediated via a cytochrome P450 mechanism independent of H2 receptor antagonism. Journal of Molecular and Cellular Cardiology. Jun;59:86-94. PMID: 23454087.
  76. Yuksel ES, Slaughter JC, Mukhtar N, Ochieng M, Sun G, Goutte M, Muddana S, Gaelyn Garrett C, Vaezi MF (2013). An oropharyngeal pH monitoring device to evaluate patients with chronic laryngitis. Neurogastroenterology and Motility. May;25(5):e315-23. PMID: 23495894
  77. Fike CD, Dikalova A, Slaughter JC, Kaplowitz MR, Zhang Y, Aschner JL (2013). Reactive oxygen species reducing strategies improve pulmonary arterial responses to nitric oxide in piglets with chronic hypoxia-induced pulmonary hypertension Antioxidants and Redox Signaling. May 10;18(14):1727-38. PMID: 23244497.
  78. Gowda M, Danford JM, Hu Y, Slaughter JC, Zimmerman CW, Ward RM (2013). Clinical findings associated with bladder trabeculations in women. International Urogynecology Journal. Jul;24(7):1167-71. PMID: 23160872
  79. Noto JM, Gaddy JA, Lee JY, Piazuelo MB, Friedman DB, Colvin CDC, Romero-Gallo J, Suarez G, Loh J, Slaughter JC, Tan S, Morgan DR, Wilson KT, Bravo LE, Correa P, Cover TL, Amieva MR, Peek RM (2013). Iron deficiency accelerates Helicobacter pylori-induced carcinogenesis in rodents and humans. Journal of Clinical Investigation. Jan 2;123(1):479-92. PMID: 23257361.
  80. Kavitt RT, Yuksel ES, Slaughter JC, Garrett CG, Hagaman D, Higginbotham T, Vaezi MF (2013). The Role of Impedance Monitoring in Patients With Extraesophageal Symptoms. The Laryngoscope. Oct;123(10):2463-8. PMID: 23857711
  81. Kavitt RT, Higginbotham T, Slaughter JC, Patel D, Yuksel ES, Lominadze Z, Abou-Ismail A, Pasricha T, Garrett CG, Hagaman D, Vaezi MF (2012). Symptom reports are not reliable during ambulatory reflux monitoring. Am J Gastroenterol. Dec;107(12):1826-32. PMID: 23090349.
  82. Yuksel ES, Higginbotham T, Slaughter JC, Mabary J, Kavitt R, Garrett CG, Vaezi MF (2012). Use of direct endoscopic guided mucosal impedance measurement as a novel technique to diagnose GERD. Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology. Dec;107(12):1826-32. PMID: 22642956
  83. Chen JX, OMara PW, Poole SD, Brown N, Ehinger NJ, Slaughter JC, Paria BC, Aschner JL, Reese J (2012). Isoprostanes as physiological mediators of transition to newborn life: Novel mechanisms regulating patency of the term and preterm ductus arteriosus. Pediatric Research. Aug;72(2):122-8. PMID: 22565502
  84. Zhang C, Sherman MP, Prince LS, Bader D, Weitkamp JH, Slaughter JC, McElroy SJ (2012). Paneth cell ablation in the presence of Klebsiella pneumonia induces necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC) like injury in immature murine small intestine. Disease Models and Mechanisms. Jul;5(4):522-32. PMID: 22328592.
  85. Francis DO, Sumner E, Goutte M, Slaughter JC, Garrett CG, Hagaman D, Vaezi M (2012). Feasibility of dual wireless esophageal pH monitoring: randomized blinded sham-controlled trial. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. Jul;147(1):91-7. PMID: 2236804
  86. Saritas Yuksel E, Hong SK, Strugala V, Slaughter JC, Goutte M, Garrett CG, Dettmar PW, Vaezi MF. (2012). Rapid Salivary Pepsin Test: Blinded Assessment of Test Performance in GERD. The Laryngoscope. Jun;122(6):1312-6. PMID: 22447277.
  87. Gold KP, Ward RM, Zimmerman CW, Biller DH, McGuinn S, Slaughter JC, Dmochowski RR. (2011). Factors Associated With Exposure of Transvaginally-placed Polypropylene Mesh for Pelvic Organ Prolapse. International Urogynecology Journal. Oct;23(10):1461-6. PMID: 22447037.
  88. Fletcher KC, Goutte M, Slaughter JC, Garrett CG, Vaezi MF (2011). Significance and degree of reflux in patients with primary extraesophageal symptoms. Laryngoscope. Dec;121(12):2561-5. PMID: 22109753
  89. McElroy SJ, Prince LS, Weitkamp JH, Reese J, Slaughter JC, Polk DB. (2011). Tumor Necrosis Factor Receptor 1-Dependent Depletion of Mucus in Immature Small Intestine: A Potential Role in Neonatal Necrotizing Enterocolitis. AJP Gastrointestinal and Livery Physiology. Oct;301(4):G656-66. PMID: 21737776
  90. Slaughter JC, Goutte M, Rymer JA, Oranu AC, Schneider JA, Garrett CG, Hagaman D, Vaezi MF (2011). Caution about Over-Interpretation of Symptom Indices in Reflux Monitoring for Refractory Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease. Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology. Oct;9(10):868-74. PMID: 21782769
  91. Francis DO, Goutte M, Slaughter JC, Garrett CG, Hagaman D, Holzman MD, Vaezi MF (2011). Traditional reflux parameters and not impedance monitoring predict outcome post fundoplication in extra-esophageal reflux Laryngoscope. Sep;121(9):1902-9. PMID: 22024842.
  92. Fike CD, Aschner JL, Slaughter JC, Kaplowitz MR, Zhang Y, Pfister SL (2011). Pulmonary arterial responses to reactive oxygen species are altered in newborn piglets with chronic hypoxia-induced pulmonary hypertension Pediatric Research. Aug;70(2):136-41. PMID: 21516056
  93. Nagy TA, Allen SS, Wroblewski LE, Flaherty DK, Slaughter JC, Perez-Perez G, Israel DA, Peek RM (2011). Helicobacter pylori induction of eosinophil migration is mediated by the cag pathogenicity island via microbial-epithelial interactions. American Journal of Pathology. Apr;178(4):1448-52. PMID:21406172
  94. Vaezi MF, Hagaman DD, Slaughter JC, Tanner SB, Duncavage JA, Allocco CT, Sparkman C, Clement LE, Wasden CM, Wirth D, Goutte M, McCafferty BA, Lanza DC (2010). Proton Pump Inhibitor Therapy Improves Symptoms in Post Nasal Drainage. Gastroenterology. 39(6):1887-1893. PMID: 20801120
  95. Fike CD, Pfister S, Slaughter JC, Kaplowitz M, Zhang Y, Zeng H, Frye N, Aschner JL (2010). Protein Complex Formation with Heat Shock Protein 90 (Hsp90) in Chronic Hypoxia-Induced Pulmonary Hypertension in Newborn Piglets. American Journal of Physiology, Heart and Circulatory Physiology. 299: 1190-1204. PMID: 20693398
  96. Vaezi MF, Slaughter JC, Smith BS, Washington MK, Jerome WG, Garret CG, Hagaman D, Goutte M (2010). Dilated Intercellular Space does not Discriminate Controls from Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease or Chronic Laryngitis. Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics. 32 (7) 916-924. PMID: 20735783
  97. Maitre NL, Marshall DD, Goldstein RF, Slaughter JC, Price WA. (2010). Necrotizing enterocolitis in infants with periventricular hemorrhagic infarction: associations and outcomes. Neonatology. 99(2):97-103 PMID: 20664299
  98. Hill ML, Baldwin L, Slaughter JC, Walsh WF, Weitkamp J-H (2010). A Silver Alginate-Coated Dressing to Reduce Peripherally Inserted Central Catheter (PICC) Infections in NICU Patients - a Pilot Randomized Controlled Trial. The Journal of Perinatology. Jul;30(7):469-73. PMID: 20010613
  99. Hong SS, Maltz BE, Coburn LA, Slaughter JC, Chaturvedi R, Schwartz DA, Wilson KT (2010). Increased Serum Levels of L-Arginine in Ulcerative Colitis and Correlation with Disease Severity Inflammatory Bowel Disease. 16(1): 105-111. PMCID: PMC2795785
  100. Brown N, Morrow JD, Slaughter JC, Paria BC, Reese J (2009). Restoration of on-time embryo implantation corrects the timing of parturition in cytosolic phospholipase A2 group IVA deficient mice. Biology of Reproduction. 81 (6): 1131-1138. PMID: 19684335
  101. Maitre NL, Marshall DD, Price W, Slaughter JC, O’Shea TM, Goldstein R (2009). Neurodevelopmental outcomes of infants with unilateral or bilateral periventricular hemorrhagic infarction. Pediatrics. 124(6): E1153-E1160. PMID: 19948617
  102. Slaughter JC, Herring AH, and Thorp JM (2009). A Bayesian Latent Variable Mixture Model for Longitudinal Fetal Growth. Biometrics. 65(4) 1233-1242. PMID: 19432784
  103. Pritchett JM, Aslam M, Slaughter JC, Ness RM, Garrett CG, Vaezi MF (2009). Efficacy of Esophageal Impedance/pH Monitoring in Patients With Refractory Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease, on and off Therapy. Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology. 7(7): 743-748. PMID: 19281866
  104. Sun G, Muddana S, Slaughter JC, Vaezi MF (2009). A New pH Catheter for Laryngopharyngeal Reflux: Normal Values. The Laryngoscope. 119(8) 1639-1643. PMID: 19504553
  105. Hartmann KE, McPheeters ML, Biller DH, Ward RM, McKoy JN, Jerome RN, Micucci SR, Meints L, Fisher JA, Scott T, Slaughter JC, Blume JD (2009). Treatment of Overactive Bladder in Women. Evidence Report/Technology Assessment No. 187 (Prepared by the Vanderbilt Evidence-based Practice Center under Contract No. 290-2007-10065-I.) AHRQ Publication No. 09-E017. Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. August. 2009. PMID: 19947666
  106. Johnson JL, Muller KE, Slaughter JC, Gurka MJ, Gribbin MJ, Simpson SL (2009). POWERLIB: SAS/IML Software for Computing Power in Multivariate Linear Models Journal of Statistical Software. 30(5), 1-27.
  107. Falcone MT, Garrett CG, Slaughter JC, Vaezi M (2009). Transnasal esophagoscopy findings: Interspecialty comparion. Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery. 140(6): 812-815. PMID: 19467395
  108. Aschner JL, Zeng H, Kaplowitz MR, Zhang Y, Slaughter JC, Fike CD (2009). Heat shock protein 90 (Hsp90)/eNOS interactions mature with postnatal age in the pulmonary circulation of the piglet. Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol. 296(3), 555-564. PMCID: PMC2660212
  109. Fike CD, Slaughter JC, Kaplowitz MR, Zhang Y, and Aschner JL (2008). Reactive oxygen species from NADPH oxidase contribute to altered pulmonary vascular responses in newborn piglets with chronic hypoxia-induced pulmonary hypertension. Lung, Cellular, and Molecular Physiology. 295(5), 881-888. PMCID: PMC2584882
  110. Slaughter JC, Herring AH, and Hartmann KE (2008). Bayesian Modeling of Embryonic Growth Using Latent Variables. Biostatistics, 9(2), 373-89. PMID: 18056115
  111. Schildcrout JS, Sheppard L, Lumley TS, Slaughter JC, Koenig JQ, Shapiro GG (2006). Ambient air pollution and asthma aggravation in children: An eight-city analysis. American Journal of Epidemiology, 164(6), 505-517.
  112. Sheppard L, Slaughter JC, Schildcrout J, Liu S, and Lumley T (2005). Exposure and Measurement Contributions to Estimates of Acute Air Pollution Effects. Journal of Exposure Analysis and Environmental Epidemiology, 15, 366-376.
  113. Slaughter JC, Kim E, Sheppard L, Sullivan JH, Larson TV, Claiborn C (2005). Association between particulate matter and emergency room visits, hospital admissions, and mortality in Spokane, Washington. Journal of Exposure Analysis and Environmental Epidemiology, 15, 153-159.
  114. Slaughter JC, Koenig JQ, Reinhardt TL (Jan 2004). Association between Lung Function and Exposure to Smoke among Firefighters at Prescribed Burns. Journal of Occupational and Environmental Hygiene, 1(1), 45-49.
  115. Slaughter JC, Lumley T, Sheppard L, Koenig JQ, and Shapiro GG (Oct 2003). Effects of Ambient Air Pollution on Symptom Severity and Medication Usage in Children with Asthma. Annals of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology, 91(4), 346-353.
  116. Kim E, Larson TV, Hopke PK, Slaughter C, Sheppard LE, and Claiborn C (2003). Source Identification of PM2.5 in an Arid Northwest U.S. City by Positive Matrix Factorization. Atmospheric Research, 66, 291-305.
  117. Liu L-JS, Slaughter JC, Larson TV (2002). Comparison of Light Scattering Devices and Impactors for Particulate Measurements in Indoor, Outdoor, and Personal Environments. Environ Sci Technol, 36, 2977-2986.

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