Edith Chen Publications

Edith Chen Publications

Chen, E., Miller, G. E., Yu, T., & Brody, G. H. (2018).  Unsupportive parenting moderates the effects of family psychosocial intervention on metabolic syndrome in African American youth.  International Journal of Obesity, 42, 634-640.

Miller, G. E., Chen, E., Shalowitz, M. U., Story, R. E., Leigh, A. K. K., Ham, P., Arevalo, J. M. G., & Cole, S. W. (2018). Divergent transcriptional profiles in pediatric asthma patients of low and high socioeconomic status. Pediatric Pulmonology, 53, 710-719.

Manczak, E. M., Leigh, A. K. K., Chin, C. P., & Chen, E. (2018). Consistency matters: Consistency in the timing and quality of daily interactions between parents and adolescents predicts production of proinflammatory cytokines in youth. Development and Psychopathology, 30,373-382.

Dulaney, E., Graupmann, V., Grant, K., Adam, E., & Chen, E. (2018). Taking on the stress-depression link: Meaning as a resource in adolescence. Journal of Adolescence, 65, 39-49.

Chiang, J. J., Chen, E. & Miller, G. E. (2018). Midlife self-reported social support as a buffer against premature mortality risks associated with childhood abuse. Nature Human Behaviour, 2, 261-268.

Gaydosh, L., Schorpp, K., Chen, E., Miller, G., & Harris, K. M. (2018).  College completion predicts lower depression but higher metabolic syndrome among disadvantaged minorities in young adulthood.  Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 115, 109-114.

Brody, G. H., Yu, T., Miller, G. E., Ehrlich, K. B., & Chen, E. (2018).  John Henryism coping and metabolic syndrome among young black adults.  Psychosomatic Medicine, 80, 216-221.

Miller, G. E., Chen, E., Yu, T., & Brody, G. H. (2017). Metabolic syndrome risks following the Great Recession in rural African-American young adults. Journal of the American Heart Association, e006052.

Hostinar, C. E., Ross, K. M., Chan, M., Chen, E., & Miller, G. E. (2017). Threat vigilance and socioeconomic disparities in metabolic health. Development and Psychopathology, 29, 1721-1733.

Chen, E., Shalowitz, M. U., Story, R. E., Ehrlich, K. B., Manczak, E. M., Ham, P. J., Le, V., & Miller, G. E. (2017).  Parents’ childhood socioeconomic circumstances are associated with their children’s asthma outcomes.  Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, 140, 828-835.

Chen, E., Miller, G. E., Shalowitz, M. U., Story, R. E., Levine, C. S., Hayen, R., Sbihi, H., & Brauer, M. (2017).  Difficult family relationships, residential greenspace, and childhood asthma.  Pediatrics, 139, e20163056.

Brody, G. H., Gray, J., Yu, T., Barton, A. W., Beach, S. R. H., Galván, A., MacKillop, J., Windle, M., Chen, E., Miller, G. E., & Sweet, L. H. (2017). Protective prevention effects on the association of poverty with brain development. JAMA Pediatrics, 171, 46-52.

Brody, G. H., Yu, T., Miller, G. E., & Chen, E. (2017).  Youth temperament, harsh parenting, and variation in the oxytocin receptor gene forecast allostatic load during emerging adulthood.  Development and Psychopathology, 29, 791-803.

Beach, S. R. H., Lei, M. K., Brody, G. H., Miller, G. E., Chen, E., Mandara, J., & Philibert, R. A. (2017). Smoking in young adulthood among African Americans: Interconnected effects of supportive parenting in early adolescence, pro-inflammatory epitype, and young adult stress. Development and Psychopathology, 29, 956-969.

Chen, E. Brody, G.  H., & Miller, G. E. (2017).  Childhood close family relationships and health.  American Psychologist, 72, 555-566.

Manczak, E., Levine, C., Ehrlich, K., Basu, D., McAdams, D., & Chen, E. (2017). Associations between spontaneous parental perspective-taking and stimulated cytokine responses in children with asthma.  Health Psychology, 36, 652-661.

Hostinar, C. E., Ross, K. M., Chen, E., & Miller, G. E. (2017). Early-life socioeconomic disadvantage and metabolic health disparities. Psychosomatic Medicine, 79, 514-523

Levine, C. S., Hoffer, L. C., & Chen, E. (2017). Moderators of the relationship between frequent family demands and inflammation among adolescents. Health Psychology, 36, 493-501.

Levine, C. S., Basu, D., & Chen, E. (2017).  Just world beliefs are associated with lower levels of metabolic risk and inflammation and better sleep after an unfair event.  Journal of Personality, 85, 232-243.

Manczak, E. M., Williams, D., & Chen, E. (2017).  The role of family routines in the intergenerational transmission of depressive symptoms between parents and their adolescent children.  Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology, 45, 643-656.

Levine, C. S., Manczak, E. M., Ham, P. J., Le, V., & Chen, E. (2017). The relationship between parents’ social network diversity and pulmonary function among children with asthma. Culture and Brain, 5, 71-89.

Brody, G. H., Yu, T., Chen, E., & Miller, G. E. (2017). Family-centered prevention ameliorates the association between adverse childhood experiences and prediabetes status in young Black adults. Preventive Medicine, 100, 117-122.

Schreier, H. M. C., & Chen, E. (2017).  Low-grade inflammation and ambulatory cortisol in adolescents:  Interaction between interviewer-rated versus self-rated acute stress and chronic stress.  Psychosomatic Medicine, 79, 133-142.

Ehrlich, K., Miller, G. E., & Chen, E. (2016).  Childhood adversity and adult physical health.  In D. Cicchetti (Ed.), Developmental Psychopathology (3rd ed.) (vol. 4, p. 1-42).  New York, NY:  Wiley.

Chen, E., Shalowitze, M. U., Story, R.E., Ehrlich, K.B., Levine, C.S., Hayen, R., Leigh, A. K. K., & Miller, G.E. (2016). Dimensions of socioeconomic status and childhood asthma outcomes: Evidence for distinct behavioral and biological associations. Psychosomatic Medicine, 78, 1043-1052.

Miller, G. E., Cohen, S., Janicki-Deverts, D., Brody, G. H., & Chen, E. (2016). Viral challenge reveals further evidence of skin-deep resilience in African Americans from disadvantaged backgrounds. Health Psychology, 35(11), 1225-1234.

Schreier, H. M. C., Hoffer, L. C., & Chen, E. (2016).  Social role conflict predicts stimulated cytokine production among men, not women.  Brain, Behavior, and Immunity, 58, 272-279.

Human, L. J., Chan, M., Ifthikhar, R., Williams, D., DeLongis, A., & Chen, E. (2016). Accuracy and positivity in adolescent perceptions of parent behavior:  Links with adolescent psychological adjustment and pro-inflammatory profiles.  Social Psychological and Personality Science, 7(8), 796-805.

Levine, C. S., Atkins, A. H., Waldfogel, H. B., & Chen, E. (2016).  Views of a good life and allostatic load:  Physiological correlates of theories of a good life depend on the socioeconomic context.  Self and Identity, 15(5), 536-547.

Human, L. J., Dirks, M. A., DeLongis, A., & Chen, E. (2016).  Congruence and incongruence in adolescents’ and parents’ perceptions of the family:  Using response surface analysis to examine links with adolescents’ psychological adjustment.  Journal of Youth and Adolescence, 45, 2022-2035.

Brody, G. H., Yu, T., Chen, E., Beach, S. R. H., & Miller, G. E. (2016).  Family-centered prevention ameliorates the longitudinal association between risky family processes and epigenetic aging.  Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 57(5), 566-574.

Ehrlich, K. B., Ross, K. M., Chen, E., & Miller, G. E. (2016).  Testing the biological embedding hypothesis:  Is early life adversity associated with a later proinflammatory phenotype?  Development and Psychopathology, 28, 1273-1283.

Brody, G. H., Yu, T., Miller, G. E., & Chen. E. (2016).  Resilience in adolescence, health, and psychosocial outcomes.  Pediatrics, 138, e20161042.

Chen, E., Turiano, N. A., Mroczek, D. K. & Miller, G. E. (2016).  Reports of childhood abuse associated with all-cause mortality rates in women. JAMA – Psychiatry, 73, 920-927.

Manczak, E.  M., Basu, D., & Chen, E. (2016).  The price of perspective taking: Child depressive symptoms interact with parental empathy to predict immune functioning in parents.  Clinical Psychological Science, 4, 485-492.

Chan, M., Miller, G. E., & Chen, E. (2016). Early-life socioeconomic status and metabolic outcomes in adolescents: The role of implicit affect about one’s family. Health Psychology, 35, 387-396.

Brody, G. H., Miller, G. E., Yu, T., Beach, S. R. H., & Chen, E. (2016).  Supportive family environments ameliorate the link between racial discrimination and epigenetic aging:  A replication across two longitudinal cohorts.  Psychological Science, 27, 530-541.

Schreier, H. M. C., Chen, E., & Miller, G. E. (2016).  Child maltreatment and pediatric asthma:  A review of the literature.  Asthma Research and Practice, 2, 7.

Chen, E., Miller, G. E., Yu, T., & Brody, G. H. (2016).  The Great Recession and health risks in African American youth.  Brain, Behavior, and Immunity, 53, 234-241.

Manczak, E. DeLongis, A., & Chen, E. (2016). Does empathy have a cost? Diverging psychological and physiological effects within families. Health Psychology, 35, 211-218.

Chen, E., Miller, G. E., Brody, G. H., & Lei, M. (2015).  Neighborhood poverty, college attendance, and diverging profiles of substance use and allostatic load in rural, African American youth.  Clinical Psychological Science, 3, 675-685.

El-Sheikh, M., Keiley, M., Bagley, E. J., & Chen, E. (2015). Socioeconomic adversity and women’s sleep: Stress and chaos as mediators. Behavioral Sleep Medicine, 13, 506-523.

Ehrlich, K. B., Miller, G. E., & Chen, E. (2015). Harsh parent-child conflict is associated with decreased anti-inflammatory gene expression and increased symptom severity in children with asthma.  Development and Psychopathology, 27, 1547-1554.

Ehrlich, K. B., Miller, G. E., & Chen, E. (2015). Family functioning, eosinophil activity, and symptoms in children with asthma.  Journal of Pediatric Psychology, 40, 781-789.

Miller, G. E., Yu, T., Chen, E., & Brody, G. H.  (2015).  Self-control forecasts better psychosocial outcomes but faster epigenetic aging in low-SES youth.  Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 112, 10325-10330.

Manczak, E., McLean, K., McAdams, D. P., & Chen, E. (2015).  Physiological reactivity during parent-adolescent discussions: Associations with scaffolding behaviors and relationship qualityAnnals of Behavioral Medicine, 49, 522-531.

Chen, E., McLean, K. C., & Miller, G. E. (2015). Shift-and-Persist strategies: Associations with socioeconomic status and the regulation of inflammation among adolescents and their parentsPsychosomatic Medicine, 77, 371-382.

Hostinar, C. E., Ross, K. M., Chen, E., & Miller, G. E. (2015). Modeling the association between lifecourse socioeconomic disadvantage and systemic inflammation in healthy adults: The role of self-control. Health Psychology, 34, 580-590.

Brody, G. H., Yu, T., Miller, G. E., & Chen, E.  (2015).  Discrimination, racial identity, and cytokine levels among African American AdolescentsJournal of Adolescent Health, 56, 496-501.

Jiang, R., Jones, M. J., Chen, E., Neumann, S. M., Fraser, H. B., Miller, G. E., & Kobor, M. S. (2015). Discordance of DNA methylation variance between two accessible human tissuesScientific Reports, 5, 8257.

Murphy, M. L. M., Slavich, G. M., Chen, E., & Miller, G. E. (2015).  Targeted rejection predicts decreased anti-inflammatory gene expression and increased symptom severity in youth with asthmaPsychological Science, 26, 111-121.

Grant, K. E., McMahon, S. D., Carter, J. S., Carleton, R., Adam, E., & Chen, E. (2014).  The influence of stressors on the development of psychopathology.  In M. Lewis & K. Rudolph (Eds.), The Handbook of Developmental Psychopathology (pp. 205-223).  Hoboken, NJ:  Wiley.

Brody, G. H., Lei, M., Chen, E., & Miller, G. E. (2014).  Neighborhood poverty and allostatic load in African American youths.  Pediatrics, 134, e1362-e1368.

Human, L. J., Chan, M., DeLongis, A., Roy, L., Miller, G. E., & Chen, E. (2014).  Parental accuracy regarding adolescent daily experiences: Relationships with adolescent psychological adjustment and inflammatory regulation.  Psychosomatic Medicine, 76, 603-610.

Brody, G. H., Yu, T., Chen, E., & Miller, G. E. (2014).  Prevention moderates associations between family risks and youth catecholamine levelsHealth Psychology, 33, 1435-1439.

Miller, G. E., Brody, G. H. Yu, T., & Chen, E. (2014).  Mitigating the effects of childhood disadvantage: Family-oriented intervention reduces inflammation in low-SES African American youth. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 111, 11287-11292.

Schreier, H. M. C., Roy, L. B., Frimer, L. T., & Chen, E. (2014).  Family chaos and adolescent inflammatory profiles: The moderating role of socioeconomic statusPsychosomatic Medicine, 76, 460-467.

Ross, K. M., Murphy, M. L. M., Adam, E. K., Chen, E., & Miller, G. E. (2014).  How stable are diurnal cortisol activity indices in healthy individuals? Evidence from three multi-wave studiesPsychoneuroendocrinology, 39, 184-193.

Brody, G. H., Yu, T., MacKillop, J., Miller, G. E., Chen, E., Obasi, E. M., & Beach, S. R. H.  (2014).  Catecholamine levels and delay discounting forecast drug use among African American youthsAddiction, 109, 1112-1118.

Chen, E., & Miller, G. E. (2014).  Early life environments, emotion regulation, and the biological mechanisms of disease.  In J. J. Gross (Ed.), Handbook of Emotion Regulation (2nd edition)  (p. 586-595).  New York, NY:  Guilford Press.

Powell, N. D., Sloan, E. K., Bailey, M. T., Arevalo, J. M. G., Miller, G. E., Chen, E., Kobor, M. S., Reader, B. F., Sheridan, J. F., & Cole, S. W. (2013).  Social stress up-regulates pro-inflammatory gene expression via beta-adrenergic induction of myelopoiesis.  Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 110, 16574-16579.

Kallem, S., Carroll-Scott, A., Rosenthal, L., Chen, E., Peters, S. M., McCaslin, C., & Ickovics, J. R. (2013).  Shift-and-persist: A protective factor for elevated BMI among low socioeconomic status children.  Obesity, 21, 1759-1763.

Lam, L. L., Emberly, E., Fraser, H. B., Neumann, S. B., Chen, E., Miller, G. E., & Kobor, M. S. (2013).  Reply to Suderman et al.: The importance of accounting for blood cell composition in epigenetic studies.  Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 110, E1247.

Chen, E. & Miller G. E. (2013). Socioeconomic status and health: Mediating and moderating factors. Annual Review of Clinical Psychology, 9, 723-749.

Schreier, H. M. C. & Chen, E. (2013). Socioeconomic status and the health of youth: A multi-level multi-domain approach to conceptualizing pathways. Psychological Bulletin, 139, 606-654.

Schreier, H. M. C., Schonert-Reichl, K. A., & Chen, E. (2013). Effect of volunteering on risk for cardiovascular disease in adolescents: A randomized control trial. JAMA – Pediatrics, 167, 327-332.

Chen, E., Lee, W. K., Cavey, L., & Ho, A. (2013). Role models and the psychological characteristics that buffer low socioeconomic status youth from cardiovascular risk. Child Development, 84, 1241-1252.

Brody, G. E., Yu, T., Chen, E., Miller, G. E., Kogan, S. M., & Beach, S. R. H. (2013). Is resilience only skin deep? Rural African Americans’ socioeconomic status-related risk and competence in preadolescence and psychological adjustment and allostatic load at age 19. Psychological Science, 24, 1285-1293.

Miller G.E., & Chen, E. (2013). The biological residue of childhood poverty. Child Development Perspectives, 7, 67-73.

El-Sheikh, M., Bagley, E. J., Keiley, M., Staton, L., Chen, E., & Buckhalt, J. (2013). Economic adversity and children’s sleep problems: Multiple indicators and moderation of effects. Health Psychology, 32, 849-859.

Human, L. J., Biesanz, J. C., Miller, G. E., Chen, E., Lachman, M. E., & Seeman, T. E. (2013). Is change bad? Personality change is associated with poorer psychological health and greater metabolic syndrome in midlife. Journal of Personality, 81, 249-260.

Chen, E., Schreier, H. M. C., & Chan, M. (2012). Dissecting Pathways for Socioeconomic Gradients in Childhood Asthma. In B. Evans, T. Seeman, B. Wolfe (Eds.), The Biological Consequences of Social Inequality. New York, NY: Russell Sage Foundation.

Chen E., & Miller, G.E. (2012). “Shift-and-Persist” strategies: Why being low in socioeconomic status isn’t always bad for health. Perspectives on Psychological Science, 7, 135 – 158.

Lam, L. L., Emberly, E., Fraser, H. B., Neumann, S. B., Chen, E., Miller, G. E., & Kobor, M. S. (2012). Factors underlying variable DNA methylation in a human community cohort. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 109, 17253-17260.

Chen, E. (2012). Protective factors for health among low socioeconomic status individuals. Current Directions in Psychological Science, 21, 189-193.

Evans, G. W., Chen, E., Miller, G. E., & Seeman, T. E. (2012). How poverty gets under the skin: A life course perspective. In V. Maholmes & R. King (Eds.), The Oxford Handbook of Poverty and Child Development (p. 13-36). New York, Y: Oxford University Press.

Miller, G. E., Lachman, M. E., Chen, E., Gruenewald, T. L., Karlamangla, A. S., & Seeman, T. E. (2011). Pathways to resilience: Maternal nurturance as a buffer against the effects of childhood poverty on metabolic syndrome at midlife. Psychological Science, 22, 1591-1599.

Chen, E., Strunk, R. C., Trethewey, A., Schreier, H. M. C., Maharaj, N., & Miller, G. E. (2011).  Resilience in low socioeconomic status children with asthma: Adaptations to stressJournal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, 128, 970-976.

Miller, G. E., Chen, E., & Parker, K. J. (2011).  Psychological stress in childhood and susceptibility to the chronic diseases of aging: Moving towards a model of behavioral and biological mechanisms. Psychological Bulletin, 137, 959-997.

Chan, M., Chen, E., Hibbert, A. S., Wong, J. H. K., & Miller, G. E. (2011). Implicit measures of early-life family conditions: Relationships to psychosocial characteristics and cardiovascular disease risk in adulthood. Health Psychology, 30, 570-578.

Chen, E. (2011).  Lifecourse models of how the social environment affects childhood respiratory risk. Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, 128, 346-347.

Ross, K., Martin, T., Chen, E., & Miller, G. E. (2011).  Social encounters in daily life and two-year changes in metabolic risk factors in young womenDevelopment and Psychopathology, 23, 897-906.

Chen, E., Miller, G. E., Kobor, M. S., & Cole, S. W. (2011). Maternal warmth buffers the effects of low early life socioeconomic status on pro-inflammatory signaling in adulthood. Molecular Psychiatry, 16, 729-737

Schreier, H. M. C., Miller, G. E., & Chen, E.  (2011).  Clinical potentials for measuring stress in youth with asthma. Immunology and Allergy Clinics of North America, 31, 41-54.

Schreier, H. M. C.& Chen, E. (2010). Health disparities in adolescence.  In A. Steptoe (Ed.), Handbook of Behavioral Medicine (p. 571-583).  New York, NY: Springer.

Schreier, H. M. C., & Chen, E. (2010). Socioeconomic status in one’s childhood predicts offspring cardiovascular risk. Brain, Behavior, and Immunity, 24, 1324-1331.

Hanson, M. D., & Chen, E. (2010).  Daily stress, cortisol, and sleep: The moderating role of childhood psychosocial environmentsHealth Psychology, 29, 394-402.

Walker, H. A., & Chen, E. (2010). The impact of family asthma management on biology: A longitudinal investigation of youth with asthma. Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 33, 326-334 .

Miller, G. E. & Chen, E. (2010). Harsh family climate in early life presages the emergence of pro-inflammatory phenotype in adolescence. Psychological Science, 21, 848-856

Schaller, M.,. Miller, G. E., Gervais, W. M., Yager, S., & Chen, E. (2010).  Mere visual perception of others’ disease symptoms facilitates a more aggressive immune response. Psychological Science, 21, 649-652.

Chen, E. (2010).  Digging deeper:  Understanding the biological mechanisms that connect low socioeconomic status to poor healthArchives of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine, 164, 495-496.

Cohen, S., Janicki-Deverts, D., Chen, E., & Matthews, K. A. (2010).  Childhood socioeconomic status and adult health. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, 1186, 37-55.

Schreier, H. M. C. & Chen, E. (2010). Longitudinal relationships between family routines and biological profiles among youth with asthma. Health Psychology, 29, 82-90.

Chen, E., Strunk, R. C., Bacharier, L. B., Chan, M., & Miller, G. E. (2010).  Socioeconomic status associated with exhaled nitric oxide responses to acute stress in children with asthmaBrain, Behavior, and Immunity, 24, 444-450.

Chen, E., Cohen, S., & Miller, G. E. (2010).  How low socioeconomic status affects 2-year hormonal trajectories in children.   Psychological Science, 21, 31-37.

Chen, E., & Yeung, W. J. (2009).  Measuring respiratory health in longitudinal social science surveysBiodemography and Social Biology, 55, 206-218.

Miller, G.E., Chen, E., Fok, A.K., Walker, H.A., Lim, A., Nicholls, E.F., Cole, S.W., & Kobor, M.S. (2009). Low early-life social class leaves a biological residue manifested by decreased glucocorticoid and increased proinflammatory signaling. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 106, 14716-14721.

Marin, T. J., Chen, E., Munch, J. A., & Miller, G. E. (2009). Double-exposure to acute stress and chronic family stress is associated with immune changes in children with asthma. Psychosomatic Medicine, 71, 378-384.

Walker, H. A., Chim, L., & Chen, E. (2009). The role of asthma management beliefs and behaviors in childhood asthma immune and clinical outcomes. Journal of Pediatric Psychology, 34, 379-388.

Miller, G. E., Gaudin, A., Zysk, E., & Chen, E. (2009). Parental support and cytokine activity in childhood asthma: The role of glucocorticoid sensitivity. Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, 123, 824-830.

Chen, E., Miller, G. E., Walker, H. A., Arevalo, J. M., Sung, C. Y., & Cole, S. W. (2009). Genome-wide transcriptional profiling linked to social class in asthma. Thorax, 64, 38-43.

Chen, E. & Schreier, H. M. C. (2009). Socioeconomic status and asthma in children. In R. Pawankar, S. Holgate, & L. J. Rosenwasser (Eds.), Allergy Frontiers: From Epigenetics to Future Perspectives (p. 427-440). Tokyo, Japan: Springer.

Rohleder, N., Chen, E., Wolf, J. M., & Miller, G. E. (2008). The psychobiology of trait shame in young women: Extending the Social-Self Preservation Theory. Health Psychology, 27, 523-532.

Miller, G. E., Chen, E., Sze, J., Marin, T., Arevalo, J. M. G., Doll, R., Ma, R., & Cole, S. W. (2008).  A functional genomic fingerprint of chronic stress in humans: Blunted glucocorticoid and increased NF-ĸB signaling. Biological Psychiatry, 64, 266-272.

Stanford, E. A., Chambers, C. T., Biesanz, J. C., & Chen, E. (2008). The frequency, trajectories and predictors of adolescent recurrent pain: A population-based approach. Pain, 138, 11-21.

Chen, E., Schreier, H. M. C., Strunk, R. C., & Brauer, M. (2008). Chronic traffic-related air pollution and stress interact to predict biological and clinical outcomes in asthma. Environmental Health Perspectives, 116, 970-975.

Chen, E., & Schreier, H. M. C. (2008). Does the social environment contribute to asthma? Immunology and Allergy Clinics of North America, 28, 649-664.

Wolf, J. M., Miller, G. E., & Chen, E. (2008). Parent psychological states predict changes in inflammatory markers in children with asthma and healthy children. Brain, Behavior, and Immunity, 22, 433-441.

Wolf, J. M., Nicholls, E., & Chen, E. (2008). Chronic stress, salivary cortisol, and alpha-amylase in children with asthma and healthy children. Biological Psychology, 78, 20-28.

Marin, T. J., Chen, E., & Miller, G. E. (2008). What do trajectories of childhood socioeconomic status tell us about markers of cardiovascular health in adolescence? Psychosomatic Medicine, 70, 152-159.

Miller, G. E., Chen, E., & Cole, S. (2009). Health psychology: Developing biologically plausible models linking the social world and physical health. Annual Review of Psychology, 60, 501-524.

Schreier, H.M.C., & Chen, E. (2008). Prospective associations between coping and health among youth with asthma. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 76, 790-798.

Hanson, M.D. & Chen, E. (2008). Brief Report: The Temporal Relationships Between Sleep, Cortisol, and Lung Functioning in Youth with Asthma. Journal of Pediatric Psychology, 33, 312-316.

Chen, E. (2007). The impact of socioeconomic status on physiological health: An experimental manipulation of psychosocial factors. Psychosomatic Medicine, 69, 348-355.

Chen, E., Chim, L. S., Strunk, R. C., & Miller, G. E. (2007). The role of the social environment in children and adolescents with asthma.  American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, 176, 644-649.

Chen, E., Martin, A. D., & Matthews, K. A. (2007). Issues in exploring variation in childhood socioeconomic gradients by age: A response to Case, Paxson, and Vogl. Social Science & Medicine, 64, 762-764.

Chen, E., Martin, A. D., & Matthews, K. A. (2007). Trajectories of socioeconomic status across children’s lifetimes predict health. Pediatrics, 120, e297-e303.

Chen, E., Matthews, K. A., & Zhou, F. (2007). Interpretations of ambiguous social situations and cardiovascular responses in adolescents. Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 34, 26-36.

Chen, E., & Miller, G. E. (2007). Social context as an individual difference in psychoneuroimmunology. In M.R. Irwin (Ed.) Psychoneuroimmunology 4th edition (p. 497-508). Boston, MA: Elsevier.

Chen, E. & Miller, G. E. (2007). Stress and inflammation in exacerbation of asthma. Brain, Behavior, and Immunity, 21, 993-999.

Chen, E., Oliver-Welker, T., Rodgers, D., & Strunk, R. C. (2007). Developing measures of symptom perception for children with asthma. Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, 119, 248-250.

Hanson, M.D. & Chen, E. (2007). Socioeconomic status and health behaviors in adolescence: A review of the literature. Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 30, 263-285

Hanson, M.D., & Chen, E. (2007). Socioeconomic status, race, and body mass index: The mediating role of physical activity and sedentary behaviors during adolescence. Journal of Pediatric Psychology, 32, 250-259.

Hanson, M.D., & Chen, E. (2007). Socioeconomic status and substance use behaviors in adolescents: The role of family resources versus family social status. Journal of Health Psychology, 12, 32-35.

Miller, G. E., & Chen. E. (2007). Unfavorable socioeconomic conditions in early life presage expression of pro-inflammatory phenotype in adolescence. Psychosomatic Medicine, 69, 402-409.

Miller, G. E., Chen, E., & Zhou, E. (2007). If it goes up, must it come down? Chronic stress and the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenocortical axis in humans. Psychological Bulletin, 133, 25-45.

Murali, R., Hanson, M.D., & Chen, E. (2007). Psychological stress and its relationship to cytokines and inflammatory diseases. In N.P. Plotnikoff, R. E. Faith, & A. J. Murgo (Eds.) Cytokines: Stress and Immunity, 2nd Edition (p. 29-49). Boca Raton, FL: Taylor & Francis Group.

Rohleder, N., Beulen, S. E., Chen, E., Wolf, J., & Kirschbaum, C. (2007). Stress on the dance floor: The cortisol stress response to social-evaluative threat in competitive ballroom dancers. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 33, 69-84.

Chen, E. (2006). Commentary: The role of memory in managing children’s distress during medical procedures. Journal of Pediatric Psychology, 31, 862-864.

Chen, E. & Berdan, L. E. (2006).  Socioeconomic status and patterns of parent-adolescent interactions.  Journal of Research on Adolescence. 19-27.

Chen, E., Hanson, M. D., Paterson, L. Q., Griffin, M. J., Walker, H. A., & Miller, G.E. (2006).  Socioeconomic status and inflammatory processes in childhood asthma: The role of psychological stress.  Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, 117, 1014-1020.

Chen, E., Hermann, C., Rodgers, D., Oliver-Welker, T., & Strunk, R. C. (2006).  Symptom perception in childhood asthma: The role of anxiety and asthma severity.  Health Psychology, 25, 389-395.

Chen, E., Martin, A. D., & Matthews, K. A. (2006).  Understanding Health Disparities the role of race and socioeconomic status in children’s health.  American Journal of Public Health, 96, 702-708.

Chen, E., Martin, A. D., & Matthews, K. A. (2006).  Socioeconomic status and health: Do gradients differ within childhood and adolescence?  Social Science & Medicine, 62, 2161-2170.

Chen, E., & Paterson, L. Q. (2006). Neighborhood, family, and subjective socioeconomic status: How do they relate to adolescent health? Health Psychology, 25, 704-714.

Griffin, M. J., & Chen, E. (2006).  Perceived control and immune and pulmonary outcomes in children with asthma.  Psychosomatic Medicine, 68, 493-499.

Miller, G.E., & Chen, E. (2006).Life stress and diminished expression of genes encoding the glucocorticoid receptor and b2-adrenergic receptor in children with asthma. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 103, 5496-5501.

Stetler, C., Chen, E., & Miller, G.E. (2006). Written disclosure of experiences with racial discrimination and antibody response to an influenza vaccine.  International Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 13, 60-68.

Bloomberg, G.R. & Chen, E. (2005).  The relationship of psychological stress with childhood asthma.  Immunology and Allergy Clinics of North America, 25, 83-105.

Chen, E., & Hanson, M.D. (2005).  Perceptions of threat: Understanding pathways between stress and health in adolescents.  Prevention Researcher, 12, 10-12.

Langer, D.A., Chen, E., & Luhmann, J. (2005). Attributions and Coping in Children’s Pain Experiences.  Journal of Pediatric Psychology, 30, 615-622.

Miller, G.E. & Chen, E. (Eds.) (2005).  Current Directions in Health Psychology.  Upper Saddle River, NJ:  Prentice Hall.

Murali, R. & Chen, E. (2005).  Exposure to violence and cardiovascular and neuroendocrine measures in adolescents.  Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 30, 155-163.

Chen, E. (2004). Why socioeconomic status affects the health of children: A psychosocial perspective. Current Directions in Psychological Science, 13, 112-115.

Chen, E., Cole, S. W., Kato, P. M. (2004). A Review of Empirically Supported Psychosocial Interventions for Pain and Adherence Outcomes in Sickle Cell Disease. Journal of Pediatric Psychology, 29, 197-209.

Chen, E., Langer, D., Raphaelson, Y., & Matthews, K. (2004). Socioeconomic Status and Health in Adolescents: The Role of Stress Interpretations. Child Development, 75, 1039-1052.

Chen, E., Bloomberg, G. R., Fisher, Jr., E. B., & Strunk, R. C. (2003). Predictors of repeat hospitalizations in children with asthma: The role of psychosocial and socio-environmental factors. Health Psychology, 22, 12-18.

Chen, E., Fisher, Jr., E. B., Bacharier, L. B., & Strunk, R. C. (2003). Socioeconomic Status, Stress, and Immune Markers in Adolescents With Asthma. Psychosomatic Medicine, 65, 984-992.

Chen, E. & Matthews, K. A. (2003). Development of the Cognitive Appraisal and Understanding of Social Events (CAUSE) Videos. Health Psychology, 22, 106-110.

Chen, E., Matthews, K. A., & Boyce, W. T. (2002). Socioeconomic differences in children’s health: How and why do these relationships change with age? Psychological Bulletin, 128, 295-329.

Chen, E., Matthews, K. A., Salomon, K., & Ewart, C. K. (2002). Cardiovascular reactivity during social and nonsocial stressors: Do children’s personal goals and expressive skills matter? Health Psychology, 21, 16-24.

Ewart, C. K., Jorgenson, R. S., Suchday, S., Chen, E., & Matthews, K. A. (2002). Measuring stress resilience and coping in vulnerable youth: The Social Competence Interview. Psychological Assessment, 14, 339-352.

Chen, E., & Matthews, K. A. (2001). Cognitive appraisal biases: An approach to understanding the relationship between socioeconomic status and cardiovascular reactivity in children. Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 23, 101-111.

Chen, E., Craske, M. G., Katz, E R., Schwartz, E, & Zeltzer, L. K. (2000). Pain-sensitive temperament: Does it predict procedural distress and response to psychological treatment among children with cancer? Journal of Pediatric Psychology, 25, 269-278.

Chen, E., Joseph, M. H., & Zeltzer, L.K. (2000). Behavioral and cognitive interventions in the treatment of pain. Pediatric Clinics of North America, 47, 513-525.

Chen, E., Zeltzer, L. K., Craske, M. G., & Katz, E. R. (2000). Alterations of memory in the reduction of children’s distress during repeated aversive medical procedures. Abstracted in Evidence-Based Mental Health, 3, 12.

Chen, E., Zeltzer, L. K., Craske, M. G., & Katz, E. R. (2000). Children’s memories for painful cancer treatment procedures: Implications for distress. Child Development, 71, 933-947.

Chen, E., & Matthews, K. A. (1999). Socioeconomic differences in social information processing and cardiovascular reactivity. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, 896, 417-419.

Chen, E., Zeltzer, L. K., Craske, M. G., & Katz, E. R. (1999). Alterations of memory in the reduction of children’s distress during repeated aversive medical procedures. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 67, 481-490.

Chen, E., & Craske, M. G. (1998). Risk perception and interpretations of ambiguity related to anxiety during a stressful event. Cognitive Therapy and Research, 22, 137-148.

Chen, E., Zeltzer, L. K., Bentler, P. B., Byrne, J., Nicholson, H. S., Meadows, A. T., Mills, J. L., Haupt, R., Fears, T. R., & Robison, L. L. (1998). Pathways linking treatment intensity and psychosocial outcomes among adult survivors of childhood leukemia. Journal of Health Psychology, 3, 23-38.

Chen, E., Bush, J. P., Zeltzer, L. K. (1997). Psychologic issues in pediatric pain management. In: G. M. Aronoff, W. C. V. Parris, R. P. Pawl, & P. P. Raj (Eds.), Current Review of Pain: Vol. 1. Psychiatric Management of Pain (pp. 153-164). Philadelphia, PA: Current Science.

Zeltzer, L. K., Chen, E., Weiss, R., Guo, M. D., Byrne, J., Robison, L. L., Meadows, A. T., Mills, J. L., & Nicholson, H. S. (1997). A comparison of psychological outcomes in adult survivors of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia versus sibling controls: A cooperative Children’s Cancer Group and National Institutes of Health study. Journal of Clinical Oncology, 15, 547-556.

Zeltzer, L. K., Bush, J. P., Chen, E., & Riveral, A. (1997). A psychobiologic approach to pediatric pain: Part I. History, physiology, and assessment strategies. Current Problems in Pediatrics, 27, 225-253.

Zeltzer, L. K., Bush, J. P., Chen, E., & Riveral, A. (1997). A psychobiologic approach to pediatric pain: Part II. Prevention and treatment. Current Problems in Pediatrics, 27, 261-292.

Chen, E., Lewin, M. R., & Craske, M. G. (1996). Effects of state anxiety on selective processing of threatening information. Cognition and Emotion, 10, 225-240.

Maidenberg, E., Chen, E., Craske, M. , Bohn, P., & Bytstritsky, A. (1996). Specificity of attentional bias in panic disorder and social phobia. Journal of Anxiety Disorders, 10, 529-541.

Otto, M. W., McNally, R. J., Pollack, M. H., Chen, E., & Rosenbaum, J. F. (1994). Hemispheric laterality and memory bias for threat in anxiety disorders. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 103, 828-831.