Recent Conference Presentations

Luehrs RE, Moreau K, Aloia M, Weinberger HD, Make B, Bowler, R, Crapo JD, Wamboldt F, Hoth KF*/Pierce GL*. Obstructive sleep apnea may exacerbate carotid artery stiffness in individuals with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. (September 2018). Poster Presentation, American Society of Hypertension meeting, Chicago, IL. * authors contributed equally.

Luehrs RE, Moreau KL, Comellas AP, Weinberger HD, Crapo JD, Wamboldt F, Hoth KF*/Pierce GL*. Long-acting beta-agonist use is associated with lower carotid artery stiffness and greater carotid artery compliance in individuals with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. (April 2018). Poster Presentation, Experimental Biology meeting, San Diego, CA. * authors contributed equally.

Heinzman J, Hoth KF, Regan E, Make BJ, Kinney G, Wamboldt FS, Holm K, Martinez C, Cho M, Silverman EK, Crapo JD, Han S, Potash J, Shinozaki G. (May 2017). GWAS and systems biology analysis of depressive symptoms in the COPDGene cohort. Poster Presentation, American Psychiatric Association meeting, San Diego, CA.

Iyer AS, Bhatt SP, Dransfeld MT, Kinney GL, Holm KE, Wamboldt FS, Hanania NA, Martinez CH, Regan EA, Foreman MG, Hoth KF*/Kim V* for the COPDGene Investigators. (May 2017). Psychological distress prospectively predicts severe exacerbations in smokers with and without airflow limitation- a longitudinal follow-up study of the COPDGene cohort.  Poster Discussion Session, American Thoracic Society meeting, Washington, DC. *authors contributed equally.

Kinner E, Hoth K, Wamboldt F, Swigris J, Sandhaus R, Aloia M, Holm K. (March, 2017). The association of marital conflict with adherence to long-term oxygen therapy among chronic lung disease patients. Society of Behavioral Medicine meeting, San Diego, CA.

Pierce GL, Newell JD, Comellas A, Hoffman EA, Warner K, Croghan A, DuBose LE, Nopoulos P, Magnotta V, Arndt S, Hoth KF. (October, 2016).  Carotid artery stiffness is associated with CT-measured lung air-trapping in COPD and controls independent of age, blood pressure and smoking history. Poster Presentation, Artery Society meeting, Copenhagen, Denmark.

Croghan A, Ward A, Meschede K, Holm KE, Kozora E, Make BJ, Weinberger HD, Bowler RP, Hoth KF. Inattention in former smokers with COPD. (June, 2016). Poster Presentation, American Academy of Clinical Neuropsychology meeting, Chicago, IL [abstract, Clin Neuropsychol].

Croghan A, Nopoulos P, Magnotta V, Axelson E, Warner K, Pierce GL, Comellas AP, Newell JD, Hoth KF. Reduced cortical thickness in individuals with COPD: A pilot study. (June, 2016). Poster Presentation, American Academy of Clinical Neuropsychology meeting, Chicago, IL [abstract, Clin Neuropsychol].

Hoth KF, Pierce GL, Comellas AP, Nopoulos P, Hoffman EA, Magnotta V, Warner K, Croghan A, DuBose LE, Harlynn E, Wamboldt F, Moser DJ, Newell Jr, JD. (May, 2016). COPD-related lung pathophysiology, aortic stiffening and altered brain structure: A magnetic resonance neuroimaging pilot study. Poster Discussion Session, American Thoracic Society meeting, San Francisco, CA [abstract, Am J Respir Crit Care Med].