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Selected Publications

Faculty Publications

C. Andrew Aligne, MD, MPH, Rachael Phelps, MD, Jessica L. VanScott, MPH, Sarah A. Korones, BA, Katherine B, Greenberg, MD. Impact of the Rochester LARC Initiative on adolescents' utilization of long-acting reversible contraception. American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology:

C. Andrew Aligne. Overcrowding and Mortality During the Influenza Pandemic of 1918. American Journal of Public Health: April 2016, Vol. 106, No. 4, pp. 642-644. doi:10.2105/AJPH.2015.303018

Collins G, Lavender M, Sheffield P, Aligne CA.Cyclopedia: sustaining a positive youth development program through community partnership. Int J Disabil Hum Dev 2013;12 (4): 457-465

Shah SD, Aligne CA. Pediatrics in the community: the Haiti earthquake. Pediatr Rev. 2011 Jan;32(1):34

Jee S, Szilagyi M, Blatt S, Meguid V, Auinger P, Szilagyi P. Timely identification of mental health problems in two foster care medical homes. Children and Youth Service Review. 2010 May; 32 (5):685-690.

Rezet B, Hoffman BD, Kaczorowski J, Aligne CA. Pediatrics in the community: integrating community pediatrics into residency training. Pediatr Rev. 2010 Apr;31(4):159-60.

Ritter V, Catalanotto F, Lossius M, Aligne CA. Pediatrics in the community: "keep smiling!" the Florida fluoride project. Pediatr Rev. 2010 Jan;31(1):30.

Alexander Z, Tricia Michels T, Aligne CA. Pediatrics in the Community: Bulletproof: Using Media as a Tool for Advocacy Pediatr. Rev., Sep 2009; 30: 37

Cuttriss N, Aligne CA. Pediatrics in the Community: Global Help For Children Who Have Diabetes: AYUDA and Campo Amigo Ecuador Pediatr. Rev., Oct 2009; 30: 401 - 402.

Golzari M, Aligne CA. Pediatrics in the community: rattling the bars for change: medical homes for youth exiting juvenile detention. Pediatr Rev. 2009 Apr;30(4):151

Ray K, Aligne CA. Pediatrics in the Community: Practicing Pediatrics With the Meter Running. Pediatr. Rev., Jan 2009; 30: 22

Aligne CA. Prevention of Smoking. In: AAP Textbook of Pediatric Care; McInerny T, Editor. American Academy of Pediatrics, Chicago 2008.

Aligne CA. Community-wide approaches to child health. In: AAP Textbook of Pediatric Care; McInerny T, Editor. American Academy of Pediatrics, Chicago 2008.

Cowell K, Horstmann S, Linebarger J, Meaker P, Aligne CA. A "vaccine" against violence: coping power. Pediatr Rev. 2008 Oct;29(10):362-3.

Minkovitz CS, O’Connor KG, Grason H, Chandra A, Aligne CA, Kogan MD, Tayloe D. Pediatricians’ Involvement in Community Child Health from 1989 to 2004. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2008;162(7):658-664

Pickering C., Roth E., Aligne CA. Pediatrics in the community: the Beacon Burners Running Program: empowering kids to run round and round without reinventing the wheel. Pediatrics in Review. 29(7):249-50, 2008 Jul

Warren MD. Bryant T. Agan M. Aligne CA. Pediatrics in the community: a smoking ban in the heart of tobacco country. Pediatrics in Review. 29(4):137-8, 2008 Apr.

Fieldston E. Aligne CA. Pediatrics in the community: ballroom dance for L.I.F.E.: mad hot community pediatrics. Pediatrics in Review. 28(7):276-7, 2007 Jul

Haggerty RJ, Aligne CA, Bell MK, Limbos MA. Pediatrics in the Community: The Earn-A-Bike Program Pediatr Rev. 2007 Jan ;28 (1):23-25

Leonard K, Mosquera M, Aligne CA. Pediatrics in the community: taking a collective breath to help children who have asthma. Pediatr Rev. 2007 Apr ;28 (4):152-3

Taylor DR. Aligne CA. Pediatrics in the community: connecting pediatricians to the community at the speed of light. Pediatrics in Review. 28(10):386-7, 2007 Oct.

Dozier A, Aligne CA, Schlabach MB. What is asthma control? Discrepancies between parents' perceptions and official definitions. J Sch Health. 2006 Aug ;76 (6):215-8

Aligne CA. Kraft’s “healthy” meal? You may as well eat candy. [Letter] BusinessWeek, Sept.26, 2005: 19-20.

Aligne CA, Kaczorowski J. Afterword. Pediatrics, Apr 2005 (4 Suppl); 115: 1212.

Duggan A, Jarvis J, Derauf DC, Aligne CA & Kaczorowski J. The Essential Role of Research in Community Pediatrics. Pediatrics. 2005 Apr;115(4 Suppl):1195.

Haggerty RJ, Aligne CA. Community pediatrics: the Rochester story. Pediatrics. 2005 Apr;115(4 Suppl):1136-8.

Hoekelman R. Commentary: Pre-Primary Care Pediatrics. Pediatrics. 2005 Apr;115(4 Suppl):1148-9.

Satcher D, Kaczorowski J, Topa D.  The Expanding Role of the Pediatrician in Improving Child Health in the 21st Century. Pediatrics. 2005 Apr;115(4 Suppl):1124-8.

Shipley LJ. Teaching Community Pediatrics to Pediatric Residents: Strategic Approaches and Successful Models for Education in Community Health and Child Advocacy. Pediatrics. 2005 Apr;115(4 Suppl):1150-7.

Christy C, Aligne CA, Auinger P, Pulcino T, and Weitzman M. Effectiveness of influenza vaccine for the prevention of asthma exacerbations. Arch. Dis. Child. 2004 89(8): 734-735

DiFranza J, Aligne CA, Weitzman M. Prenatal and environmental tobacco smoke exposure and children’s health. Pediatrics. 2004 Apr;113(4 Suppl):1007-15.

Kaczorowski J, Aligne CA, Halterman JS, Allan MJ, Aten MJ, Shipley LJ. A Block Rotation in Community Health and Child Advocacy: Improved Competency of Pediatric Residency Graduates. Ambulatory Pediatrics. 2004;4: 238-288

Chin NP, Aligne CA, Stronzcek A, Shipley LJ, Kaczorowski J. Evaluation of a Community-Based Pediatrics Residency Rotation Using Narrative Analysis. Academic Medicine. 2003;78(12):1266-70

Aligne CA, Moss M, Auinger P, Weitzman M. Association of pediatric dental caries with passive smoking. JAMA. 2003;289:1258-1264.

Forbis SG, Aligne CA. Poor Readability of Written Asthma Management Plans Found in National Guidelines. Pediatrics 2002;109(4):e52.

Garfunkel L, Kaczorowski J, Christy C, eds. Mosby’s Pediatric Clinical Advisor:Instant Diagnosis and Treatment1st ed. St. Louis, MO: Mosby Inc; 2002.

Weitzman M, Byrd RS, Aligne CA, Moss M. The effects of tobacco exposure on children's behavioral and cognitive functioning: Implications for clinical and public health policy and future research. Neurotoxicol Teratol. 2002 May-Jun;24(3):397-406.

Aligne CA. Passive smoking and children. In: Resource Manual for Pediatric Residency Training on Tobacco: A Resource for Residency Training Directors. Hymowitz N, Schwab J, Torres M eds. University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey, Newark, NJ, 2001.

Aligne CA, Stoddard JJ. Deaths and injuries from house fires. New Engl J Med. 2001 Oct 4;345(14):1064; discussion 1065.

Lanphear BP, Aligne CA, Auinger P, Weitzman M, Byrd RS. Residential exposures associated with asthma in US children. Pediatrics, 2001;107:505-511.

Aligne CA. Prevention of Smoking. In: Primary Pediatric Care 4th edition, Hoekelman RA, Adam HM, Nelson NM, eds. Mosby, Inc: St. Louis, MO, 2000, pp. 321-324.

Aligne CA, Auinger P, Byrd RS, Weitzman M. Risk factors for pediatric asthma: contributions of poverty, race and urban residence. Am J Resp and Critical Care Med, 2000;162:873-877.

Aligne CA, Christy C, Jain S. Inadvertent tobacco advertising in physicians’ offices. JAMA, 2000;285:43-44.

Halterman JS, Aligne CA, Auinger P, McBride JT, Szilagyi PG. Inadequate therapy for asthma among children in the United States. Pediatrics, 2000;105:272-276.

Aligne CA. Children and Tobacco. In: Ambulatory Pediatrics 5th edition, Haggerty RJ, Green M, Weitzman M, eds. WB Saunders Co: Philadelphia, PA, April 1999, pp. 40-44.

Aligne CA and Stoddard JJ. Tobacco and children: An economic evaluation of the medical effects of parental smoking. Arch Ped & Adol Med,1997;151:648-653.