Research Affiliate, Population Studies Center.
Professor, Department of Epidemiology.
Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University
Dr. Harlow is interested in reproductive and occupational epidemiology. Her research focuses on quantifying the variations in menstrual cycle characteristics across the reproductive life span, identifying host and environmental determinants of variation in menstrual cycle patterns, and occupational risks to women's health.
Sznajder, Kristin K., Sioban D. Harlow, Sarah Burgard, Yangrang Wang, Cheng Han, and Jing Liu. 2014. "Gynecologic pain related to occupational stress among female factory workers in Tianjin, China." International Journal of Occupational and Environmental Health, 20(1): 33-45. DOI. Abstract.
Gold, E., S. Crawford, N. Avis, C. Crandall, K. Matthews, L. Waetjen, Jennifer S. Lee, R. Thurston, M. Vuga, and Sioban D. Harlow. 2013. "Factors Related to Age at Natural Menopause: Longitudinal Analyses From SWAN." American Journal of Epidemiology, 178(1): 70-83. PMCID: PMC3698989. DOI. Abstract.
Knoff, J., Sioban D. Harlow, M. Yassine, and A. Soliman. 2013. "Cervical cancer screening practice and knowledge among Hispanic migrant and seasonal farmworkers of Michigan." Journal of Primary Care & Community Health, 4(3): 209-15. DOI. Abstract.
Paramsothy, P., Sioban D. Harlow, Michael R. Elliott, L. Lisabeth, S. Crawford, and J.F. Randolph. 2013. "Classifying menopause stage by menstrual calendars and annual interviews: need for improved questionnaires." Menopause, 20(7): 727-35. DOI. Abstract.
Ylitalo, K., W. Herman, and Sioban D. Harlow. 2013. "Performance-based Physical Functioning and Peripheral Neuropathy in a Population-based Cohort of Women at Midlife." American Journal of Epidemiology, 177(8): 810-817. DOI. Abstract.
Ylitalo, K., C. Karvonen-Gutierrez, N. Fitzgerald, H. Zheng, B. Sternfeld, S. El Khoudary, and Sioban D. Harlow. 2013. "Relationship of race-ethnicity, body mass index, and economic strain with longitudinal self-report of physical functioning: the Study of Women's Health Across the Nation." Annals of Epidemiology, 23(7): 401-408. DOI. Abstract.
Karvonen-Gutierrez, Carrie A., Sioban D. Harlow, Peter Mancuso, Jon Jacobson, Carlos Mendes de Leon, and Bin Nan. 2013. "Association of Leptin Levels With Radiographic Knee Osteoarthritis Among a Cohort of Midlife Women." Arthritis Care & Research, 65(6): 936-944. PMCID: PMC3620918. DOI. Abstract.
Snow, Rachel C., Rebecca Winter, and Sioban D. Harlow. 2013. "Gender Attitudes and Fertility Aspirations among Young Men in Five High Fertility East African Countries." Studies in Family Planning, 44(1): 1-24. DOI. Abstract.
Ylitalo, K., W. Herman, and Sioban D. Harlow. 2013. "Serial anthropometry predicts peripheral nerve dysfunction in a community cohort." Diabetes/Metabolism Research and Reviews, 29(2): 145-51. PMCID: PMC3565056. DOI. Abstract.
Bromberger, J., L. Schott, K. Matthews, H. Kravitz, J. Randolph, Sioban D. Harlow, S. Crawford, R. Green, and H. Joffe. 2012. "Association of past and recent major depression and menstrual characteristics in midlife: Study of Women's Health Across the Nation." Menopause, 19(9): 959-66. PMCID: PMC3404212. DOI. Abstract.