Carol M Worthman

 


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Laboratory for Comparative Human Biology

Carol M. Worthman, Ph.D., Director
Samuel Candler Dobbs Professor of Anthropology


worthman@emory.edu



Education


1966-70 Pomona College (Claremont, CA)
Degree received: BA, Botany and Biology, June, 1970
magna cum laude, Phi beta Kappa
1972-73 University of California at San Diego Medical School, Department of Endocrinology (laboratory of Jack Geller)
1975-77 Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Nutrition and Food Science (laboratory of Richard Wurtman)
1970-78 Harvard University (Cambridge, MA) Degree Received: PhD, Biological Anthropology, February 1978


Areas of Interest and Current Research

Please see the Programs of Research page on this site, and also Dr. Worthman's faculty page at Emory University Department of Anthropology.

 


Publications

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Journal Articles

 

 

submitted

M.K. Melby, S. Watanabe , P.L. Whitten, and C.M. Worthman, "Sensitive high-performance liquid chromatographic method using coulometric electrode array detection for measurement of phytoestrogens in dried blood spots." Submitted to Chromatography B, 5/05.

 

 

submitted

C.M. Worthman, C. Panter Brick, and T.M. McDade, "Street vs. home, urban vs. rural, disadvantaged vs. secure: the social ecology of stress in childhood adversity." Submitted to Development and Psychopathology.

 

 

submitted

C.M. Worthman, C. Spatz Widom, and S.J. Czaja, "Cortisol responses to interview challenge in everyday settings." Submitted to Psychoneuroendocrinology.

 

 

submitted

A. Angold, S. Mustillo, C.M. Worthman, B. Krigler, and E.J. Costello. Adrenarche, puberty, and depressive symptoms in boys. Submitted to Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry.

 

 

resubmitted

Maughan, B., C.M. Worthman, E.J. Costello, R. Rowe, and A. Angold, "Developmental and social correlates of early adolescent conduct disorder in girls." Development and Psychopathology.

 

 

2005

D.J. Hruschka, B.A. Kohrt, and C.M. Worthman, "Estimating between- and within-individual variation in cortisol levels using multilevel models." Psychoneuroendocrinology 30:698-714.

 

 

2005

D.J. Hruschka, D.H. Lende, and C.M. Worthman, "Biocultural dialogues: biology and culture in psychological anthropology." Special Issue: "Biocultural anthropology," Ethos 33:1, 1-19.

 

 

2005

C.M. Worthman and J. Kuzara, "Life history and the early origins of health differentials." American Journal of Human Biology 17:95-112.

 

 

2005

C.M. Worthman and B. Kohrt. Receding horizons of health: biocultural approaches to public health paradoxes. Special issue: "The Social Production of Health: Critical Contributions from Evolutionary, Biological, and Cultural Anthropology," Carole H. Browner and Betty Wolder Levin, co-editors Social Science and Medicine 61:861-878.

 

 

2004

L. Eaves, J. Silberg, D. Foley, C. Bulik, H. Maes, A. Erkanli, A. Angold, E.J. Costello, C. Worthman (2004) Genetic and environmental influences on the relative timing of pubertal change. Twin Research 7:471-81.

 

 

2004

R. Rowe, B. Maughan, C.M. Worthman, E.J. Costello, and A. Angold, "Testosterone, antisocial behavior, and social dominance in boys: Pubertal development and biosocial interaction." Biological Psychiatry 55: 546-552.

 

 

2003

S. Mustillo, C. Worthman, A. Erkanli, G. Keeler, A. Angold, and E.J. Costello. "Obesity and psychiatric disorder: developmental trajectories." Pediatrics 111: 851-859.

 

 

2001

J. Stallings, A.S. Fleming, C. Corter, C. Worthman, & M. Steiner, "The effects of infant cries and odors on sympathy, cortisol, and autonomic responses in new mothers and nonpostpartum women." Parenting: Science and Practice 1:71-100

 

 

2000

T.M. McDade, J.F. Stallings, and C.M. Worthman, "Culture change and stress in Western Samoan youth: methodological issues in the cross-cultural study of stress and immune function." American Journal of Human Biology 12:792-802.

 

 

2000

T.M. McDade, J.F. Stallings, A. Angold, M. Burleson, J. Cacioppo, R. Glaser, and C.M. Worthman, "Epstein Barr virus antibodies in whole blood spots: a minimally-invasive method for assessing an aspect of cell mediated immunity." Psychosomatic Medicine 62(4): 560-568.

 

 

1999

A. Angold, E.J. Costello, A. Erkanli, and C.M. Worthman, "Pubertal changes in hormone levels and depression in girls." Psychological Medicine 29:1043-1053.

 

 

1999

T.M. McDade and C.M. Worthman, "Evolutionary process and the ecology of human immune function." American Journal of Human Biology 11: 705-717.

 

 

1998

T. McDade and C.M. Worthman, "The weanling's dilemma reconsidered: a biocultural analysis of breastfeeding ecology." Journal of Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics 19:286-299.

 

 

1998

J.F. Stallings, C.M. Worthman, and C. Panter-Brick, "Biological and behavioral factors influence group differences in prolactin levels among breastfeeding Nepali women." American Journal of Human Biology 10:191-210.

 

 

1998

A. Angold, E.J. Costello, and C.M. Worthman, "Puberty and depression: the roles of age, pubertal status, and pubertal timing." Psychological Medicine 28:51-61.

 

 

1998

P.A. Hunt, C. Worthman, H. Levinson, J. Stallings, R LeMarie, K. Mroz, C. Park, and M.A. Handel, "Germ cell loss in the XXY male mouse: altered X-chromosome dosage affects prenatal development." Molecular Reproduction and Development 49:101-111.

 

 

1997

C.M. Beall, G.M. Brittenham, K.P. Strohl, J. Blangero, S. Williams-Blangero, L.A. Almasy, M.J. Decker, C.M. Worthman, M.C. Goldstein, E. Vargas, M. Villena, R. Soria, A.M. Alarcon, C. Gonzales, "Ventilation and hypoxic ventilatory response of Tibetan and Aymara high altitude natives." American Journal of Physical Anthropology. 104:427-447.

 

 

1997

C.M. Worthman and J.F. Stallings, "Hormone measures in finger-prick blood spot samples: new field methods for reproductive endocrinology." American Journal of Physical Anthropology 104:1-21.

 

 

1996

C. Panter-Brick, A. Todd, R. Baker, and C. Worthman, "Comparative study of flex heart rate in three samples of Nepali boys." American Journal of Human Biology 8:653-660.

 

 

1996

C. Panter-Brick, A. Todd, R. Baker, and C. Worthman, "Heart rate monitoring of physical activity among village, school, and homeless Nepali boys." American Journal of Human Biology 8:661-672.

 

 

1996

E.J. Costello, A. Angold, B.J. Burns, D.K. Stangl, D.L. Tweed, A. Erkanli, & C.M. Worthman, "The Great Smoky Mountains Study of Youth: Goals, design, methods, and the prevalence of DSMIII-R disorders." Archives of General Psychiatry 53:1129-1136.

 

 

1996

C.M. Beall, J. Henry, C.M. Worthman, and M.C. Goldstein, "Basal metabolic rate and dietary seasonality among Tibetan nomads." American Journal of Human Biology 8:361-70.

 

 

1996

J.F. Stallings, C.M. Worthman, R. Coates, and C. Panter Brick, "Prolactin response to suckling and maintenance of postpartum amenorrhea among intensively breastfeeeding Nepali women." Endocrine Research 22:1-28.

 

 

1996

J. Rilling, C.M. Worthman, B. Campbell, J.F. Stallings, and M. Mbizva, "Ratios of plasma and salivary testosterone throughout puberty: production vs. bioavailability." Steroids 61:374-8.

 

 

1995

J.M. Dabbs, B.C. Campbell, B.A. Gladue, A.R. Midgley, M.A. Navarro, G.F. Read, E.J. Susman, L.M.J.W. Swinkels, and C.M. Worthman "Reliability of salivary testosterone measurements: a multicenter evaluation." Clinical Chemistry 41: 1581-4.

 

 

1995

C.M. Worthman, "Hormones, sex and gender." Annual Review of Anthropology 24: 593-616.

 

 

1995

R. Stavisky, E. Russell, J. Stallings, E.O. Smith, C.M. Worthman, and P.L. Whitten, "Fecal steroid analysis of ovarian cycles in free-ranging baboons." American Journal of Primatology 36:285-97.

 

 

1995

C.M. Worthman, "Ethnopediatrics: An outline." Items 49:6-10.

 

 

1994

S.B. Eaton, M.C. Pike, R.V. Short, N.C. Lee, J. Trussell, R.A. Hatcher, J.W. Wood, C.M. Worthman, N.G. Blurton Jones, M.J. Konner, K.R. Hill, R. Bailey, A.M. Hurtado. "Women's reproductive cancers in evolutionary context." Quarterly Review of Biology 69:353-367.

 

 

1994

C.M. Worthman and J.F. Stallings, "Measurement of gonadotropins in dried blood spots." Clinical Chemistry 40:448-453.

 

 

1993

A. Angold and C.M. Worthman, "Puberty onset of gender differences in rates of depression: a developmental, epidemiologic and neuroendocrine perspective." Journal of Affective Disorders 29:145-58.

 

 

1993

C.M. Worthman, C.L. Jenkins, J.F. Stallings, and D. Lai, "Attenutation of nursing-related ovarian suppression and high fertility in well-nourished, intensively breastfeeding Amele women of Lowland Papua New Guinea." Journal of Biosocial Science 25:425-43.

 

 

1993

D.F. Williamson, H.S. Kahn, C.M. Worthman, J.C. Burnette, and C.M. Russell. "Precision of recumbent anthropometry." American Journal of Human Biology 15: 159-167.

 

 

1992

C. Beall, C.M. Worthman, K.P. Strohl, B. Gothe, M. Barragan, and J. Stallings, "Salivary testosterone concentration of Aymara men native to 3600m." Annals of Human Biology 19: 67-78.

 

 

1990

C.M. Worthman, J. Stallings, and L.F. Hofman, "Sensitive salivary estradiol assay for monitoring ovarian function." Clinical Chemistry 36:1769-1773.

 

 

1989

R. M. Eley, R. P. Tarara, C. M. Worthman, and J. G. Else, "Reproduction in the vervet monkey (Cercopithecus aethiops): III, the menstrual cycle." American Journal of Primatology 17:1-10.

 

 

1987

C.M. Worthman and M.J. Konner, "Testosterone levels change with subsistence hunting effort in !Kung San men." Psychoneuroendocrinology 12:449-458.

 

 

1987

C.M. Worthman and J.W.M. Whiting, "Social change in adolescent sexual behavior, mate selection, and premarital pregnancy rates in a Kikuyu community." Ethos 15:145-165.

 

 

1987

C.M. Worthman, "Interactions of physical maturation and cultural practice in ontogeny: Kikuyu adolescents." Cultural Anthropology 2:29-38.

 

 

1985

H.S. Wall , C.M Worthman, J.G. Else, "Effects of ketamine anaesthesia, stress and repeated bleeding on the haematology of vervet monkeys." Laboratory Animals 19:138-44.

 

 

1980

M.J. Konner and C. Worthman, "Nursing frequency, gonadal function, and birth spacing among !Kung hunter-gatherers," Science 207: 788-791.

 

 

Edited Volumes

 

 

1999

C. Panter-Brick and C.M. Worthman, eds. Hormones, Health, and Behavior. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

 

 

Working Papers
 

2004

J.A. DeCaro and C.M. Worthman, "The 'time bind' and the cultural ecology of stress in metropolitan Atlanta, Georgia." Sloan MARIAL Center Working paper 030-04 [http://www.marial.emory.edu/research/index.html]

 

 

2003

C.M. Worthman, S. Mustillo, and E.J. Costello, "Time demands and child mental health: the role of family characteristics and stressful life events." Sloan MARIAL Center Working Paper 025-03 [http://www.emory.edu/COLLEGE/MARIAL/research/index.html]

 

 

2002

C.M. Worthman, J.A. DeCaro, and R. Brown, "Cultural consensus approaches to the study of American family life." Sloan MARIAL Center Working Paper 013-03. 03 [http://www.emory.edu/COLLEGE/MARIAL/research/index.html]

 

 

Book Chapters

 

 

2005

C.M. Worthman and R.A. Brown. A biocultural life history approach to the developmental psychobiology of male aggression. In: Developmental Psychobiology of Aggression, David M. Stoff and Elizabeth J. Susman, eds. Cambridge University Press. pp. 187-222.

 

 

2003

C.M. Worthman. Energetics, sociality, and human reproduction: life history theory in real life. In: Offspring: Human Fertility Behavior in Biodemographic Perspective, K.W. Wachter and R.A. Bulatao eds. Washington , DC: The National Academics Press, National Research Council, pp. 289-321.

 

 

2003

S.A. Decker, M.V. Flinn, B.G. England, & C.M. Worthman. Cultural congruity and the cortisol stress response among Dominican men. In: Social and Cultural Lives of Immune Systems, J.M. Wilce, ed. London: Routledge, pp. 147-168.

 

 

2003

A. Angold, C.M. Worthman, and E.J. Costello. Puberty and depression. In: Gender Differences at Puberty, C. Hayward, ed. New York: Cambridge University Press, pp. 137-164.

 

 

2002

C.M. Worthman. Endocrine pathways in differential well-being across the life course. In: A Life Course Approach to Women's Health, Diana Kuh and Rebecca Hardy, eds. Oxford: Oxford University Press, pp. 197-232.

 

 

2002

C.M. Worthman and M. Melby. Toward a comparative developmental ecology of human sleep. In: Adolescent Sleep Patterns: Biological, Social, and Psychological Influences, M.A. Carskadon, ed. New York: Cambridge University Press, pp. 69-117.

 

 

1999

C.M. Worthman. Emotions: you can feel the difference. In: Beyond 'Nature or Nurture': Biocultural Approaches to the Emotions, A.L. Hinton, ed. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, pp. 41-74.

 

 

1999

C.M. Worthman. Evolutionary perspectives on the onset of puberty. In: Evolutionary Medicine, W.R. Trevathan, J.J. McKenna, & E.O. Smith, eds. Oxford University Press, pp. 135-163.

 

 

1999

C. Panter-Brick and C.M. Worthman. Contributions of biological anthropology to the study of hormones, health and behavior. In: C. Panter-Brick and C.M. Worthman, eds. Hormones, Health, and Behavior. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, pp. 1-17.

 

 

1999

C.M. Worthman. Epidemiology of human development. In: C. Panter-Brick and C.M. Worthman, eds. Hormones, Health, and Behavior. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, pp. 47-104.

 

 

1999

C.M. Worthman. Faster, farther, higher: biology and the discourses on human sexuality. In: Culture, Biology and Sexuality. D.N. Suggs & A.W. Miracle, eds. Athens: University of Georgia Press, pp. 64-75.

 

 

1998

C.M. Worthman. Adolescence in the Pacific: a biosocial view. In: Adolescence in Pacific Island Societies. G. Herdt & S.C. Leavitt, eds. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, pp. 27-52.

 

 

1998

C.M. Worthman, entries on "Recumbent anthropometry" (500 words, p. 29), "Fertility" (500 words, p. 233), and "Growth and natural selection" (1000 words, pp. 365-7). Cambridge Encyclopedia of Human Growth and Development , S.J. Ulijaszek, F.E. Johnston, and M.A. Preece, eds. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

 

 

1996

C.M. Worthman. Biosocial determinants of sex ratios: survivorship, selection and socialization in the early environment. In: Long Term Consequences of Early Environment: growth, development and the lifespan developmental perspective, C.J.K. Henry & S.J. Ulijaszek, eds. Cambridge University Press, pp. 44-68.

 

 

1993

C.M. Worthman. Biocultural interactions in human development. In: Juvenile Primates: Life History, Development and Behavior, M. Pereira & L. Fairbanks, eds. Oxford: Oxford University Press, pp. 339-58.

 

 

1993

B. Zemel, C.M. Worthman, and C. Jenkins. Differences in endocrine status associated with urban-rural patterns of growth and maturation in Bundi (Gende-speaking) adolescents of Papua New Guinea . In: Urban Ecology and Health in the Third World, L.M. Schell, M.T. Smith, and A. Bilsborough, eds. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press (Human Biology Monograph Series, number 32), pp. 39-60.

 

 

1992

C.M. Worthman. Cupid and Psyche: Investigative syncretism in biological and psychosocial anthropology. In: The Social Life of Psyche: Debates and Directions in Psychological Anthropology, T. Schwarz, G.M. White, & K.A. Lutz, eds., pp. 150-178. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press (Psychological Anthropology Series).

 

 

1990

C.M. Worthman. Socioendocrinology, key to a fundamental synergy. In: Socioendocrinology of Primate Reproduction, T.E. Ziegler and F.B. Bercovitch, eds. New York: Liss-Wiley, pp. 187-212.

 

 

1986

C.M. Worthman. "Developmental dysynchrony as normative experience: Kikuyu adolescents." In: School-Age Pregnancy and Parenthood, J. B. Lancaster and B. Hamburg, eds. New York: Aldine, pp. 95-112.

 

 

Invited Book Reviews and Brief Essays

 

 

1997

C.M. Worthman, invited comment on "Hadza women''s time allocation, offspring provisioning, and the evolution of long postmenopausal life spans," K. Hawkes, J. O'Connell, and N. Blurton Jones. Current Anthropology 38:570-571.

 

 

1995

C.M. Worthman, invited comment on "Bridewealth and its correlates: quantifying change over time," M. Borgerhoff Mulder. Current Anthropology 36:597.

 

 

1995

C.M. Worthman, "Biocultural bases of human variation." ISSBD Newsletter 27 (1):10-13.

 

 

1993

C.M. Worthman, invited comment on "Death, hope, and sex: life history theory and the development of alternative reproductive strategies," J.S. Chisholm. Current Anthropology 34:17-8.

 

 

1991

C.M. Worthman, invited comment on "Intergroup aggression in chimpanzees and humans," J.H. Manson and R.W. Wrangham. Current Anthropology 32:384-5.

 

 

1991

C.M. Worthman, review of Safety Requirements for Contraceptive Steroids, F. Michal, ed. American Journal of Human Biology 3:207-8.

 

 

1991

P.J. Brown and C.M. Worthman, review of Disease and Fertility, J.A. McFalls and M.H. McFalls. Medical Anthropology Quarterly 5:85-88.

 

 

1989

B. Shore and C.M. Worthman, review of The Changing Samoans: Behavior and Health in Transition, P.T. Baker, J.M. Hanna, and T.S. Baker, eds. American Ethnologist 16:593-594.

 

 

1988

C.M. Worthman, "The measure of the difference," review of Human Growth: A Comprehensive Treatise, 2nd ed., vol. 3, F. Falkner and J.M. Tanner, eds. American Journal of Primatology 16: 181-183.

 

 

On-line Publications
   

2002

DeCaro J., Brown R., & Worthman C.M. Psychophysiology training program. http://www.emory.edu/COLLEGE/ANTHROPOLOGY/CHB/
psychophys/psychophys.html
.

   

2002

DeCaro J.A., Worthman C.M., Ternullo N.J. , Brown R., and the Laboratory for Comparative Human Biology (2002) Configuration and Research Manual: PROUST for PalmOS v1.1. Atlanta : Emory University. Available at: http://www.emory.edu/COLLEGE/ANTHROPOLOGY/CHB/PROUST.html.

   

2002

Worthman C.M., DeCaro J.A., Ternullo N.J. , Moody J., Brown R., and the Laboratory for Comparative Human Biology. Programmable Recording Of User-friendly Self-report through Time (PROUST) for PalmOS v1.1 [computer program]. Atlanta : Emory University. Available at:
http://www.emory.edu/COLLEGE/ANTHROPOLOGY/CHB/PROUST.html

 

 

Abstracts

 

 

2005

C.M. Worthman, V.J. Vitzthum, C.M. Beall, E. Vargas, M. Villena, R. Soria, H. Spielvogel. "Novel variation in diurnal rhythms of salivary testosterone in rural Bolivian men." American Journal of Physical Anthropology S40:202.

 

 

2004

S. Mustillo, C. Worthman, A. Erkanli, G. Keeler, A. Angold, E.J. Costello, "Obesity and depression: a comparison of Native American and white youth in rural North Carolina." Annual Meeting of American Public Health Association, Washington, DC, 11/6-10/2004; Am J Public Health.

 

 

2004

C.M. Worthman, "What's stress got to do with it? The social ecology of immune function." American Journal of Physical Anthropology S38:211.

 

 

2004

J. DeCaro and C.M. Worthman, "State regulation across the generations: children's autonomic arousal and their parents' daily schedules." American Journal of Physical Anthropology S38:83-4.

 

 

2004

D. J. Hruschka, B. A. Kohrt, C. M. Worthman, "Estimating inter-individual variation in human cortisol levels: mixed models applied to data from Nepal, Mongolia and the U.S." American Journal of Physical Anthropology S38:216.

 

 

2004

C.M. Worthman, "Endocrine architecture of life history and the early origins of differential well-being." American Journal of Human Biology 16(2):235.

 

 

2004

J.A. DeCaro, J.L. Kuzara, C.M. Worthman, "A busy life -- not what it seems? Exemplar of a new approach to the study of stress." American Journal of Human Biology 16(2):200.

 

 

2001

C.M. Worthman, R.A. Brown, A. Divan, M. Khalifa, E. Helmy, W. Ibrahim, and M.A. Abdel-Nasser, "Sleep patterns in Egyptian families: variable, populous, and non-consolidated." American Journal of Human Biology 13:96.

 

 

2001

J. DeCaro and C.M. Worthman, "Stress reactivity: state or trait?" American Journal of Human Biology 13: 17.

 

 

2000

P. Mason, J. Stallings, C. Worthman, D. Johnson, R. Federici, L. Albers, A. Mandalakis, J. Bledsoe, W. Ling, D. Storer, J. Parks, "The effect of institutionalization on growth and the stress response." Pediatric Research 47 [Part 2 Suppl. S]: 792.

 

 

2000

C.M. Worthman, "Get a life: androgens and the comparative endocrine architecture of life history in men." American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl. 30: 327.

 

 

2000

J.F. Stallings, V. Vitzthum, and C.M. Worthman. "Ecological correlates of diurnal variation in gonadal and adrenal activity in rural Bolivian Aymara men." American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl. 30: 289.

 

2000

J.A. De Caro and C.M. Worthman. "Human life history and mortality: a developmental evolutionary approach to differential health outcomes." American Journal of Human Biology 12: 182.

 

 

2000

C.M. Worthman "Energetics and human reproductive function: life history theory meets real life." American Journal of Human Biology 12: 221.

 

 

1999

C.M. Worthman, W. Trevathan, J.F. Stallings, and M. Burleson, "Toward a natural history of menopause." American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl. 24: 246.

 

 

1999

C.M. Worthman, "Comparative ecology of human sleep." American Journal of Human Biology 12:.

 

 

1999

T. McDade, J.F. Stallings, and C.M. Worthman "Culture change and stress in Western Samoan youth: methodological issues in the cross-cultural study of stress and immune function." American Journal of Human Biology 12:.

 

 

1999

C. Panter-Brick, H. Dobrowolska, A. Todd, R. Baker, C. Worthman, P. Lunn, & R. Drewett, "Cortisol, growth, and morbidity of children living contrasting lifestyles in Nepal and Ethiopia." Annals of Human Biology 26: 582-3.

 

 

1998

T.W. McDade, B Shell-Duncan, C.M. Worthman, and J.F. Stallings, "Methodological and conceptual issues in field studies of cell-mediated immune function." American Journal of Human Biology 10:137.

 

 

1997

C.M. Worthman, "Sex differences in endocrine regulation of life history organization." Journal of Biosocial Science 29:249-50.

 

 

1997

C.M. Worthman, C.M. Beall, and J.F. Stallings, "Population variation in reproductive function of men." American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl. 24: 246.

 

 

1997

C.M. Worthman, C.M. Beall, and J.F. Stallings, "Population differences in DHEAS across the lifespan: implications for aging." American Journal of Human Biology 9:149.

 

 

1997

J.F. Stallings, C.M. Worthman, D. Olson, and R. Barrett, "Blood spot cortisol and dehydroepiandrosterone-sulfate levels in Alzheimer's disease: association among hormone levels, agitation, and cognitive function." American Journal of Human Biology 9(1):144.

 

 

1997

J.F. Stallings, A.S. Fleming, C.M. Worthman, M. Steiner, C. Corter, M. Coote, "Mother/father differences in response to infant crying." American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl. 24: 217.

 

 

1997

T.W. McDade, J.F. Stallings, and C.M. Worthman, "Psychosocial stress and cell-mediated immune function: validation of a blood spot method for Epstein-Barr virus antibodies." American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl. 24: 164-5.

 

 

1997

M.K. Melby and C.M. Worthman, "Comparative human chronobiology: how people spend the other third of their lives." American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl. 24: 168.

 

 

1996

C.M. Worthman and T. McDade, "Anthropology meets immunology: a developmental-adaptationist model of immunocompetence." American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl. 22:247-8.

 

 

1996

T.W. McDade, C.M. Worthman, J. Rilling, J.F. Stallings, and A. Angold, "Stress, depression, gender, and immune function in American adolescents." American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl. 22:162.

 

 

1996

C. Panter-Brick, C.M. Worthman, P. Lunn, R. Baker, and A. Todd, "Urban-rural and class differences in biological markers of stress among Nepali children." American Journal of Human Biology Suppl. 8:126.

 

 

1995

J.F. Stallings, A. Angold, E.J. Costello, and C.M. Worthman, "Environmental effects on pubertal development in western adolescents: report from the North Carolina Great Smoky Mountains Study." American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl. 20:201.

 

 

1995

T. McDade, A. Angold, E.J. Costello, J.F. Stallings, & C.M. Worthman, "Physiologic bases of individual variation in pubertal timing and progression: report from the Great Smoky Mountains Study." American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl. 20:148.

 

 

1995

A. Angold, E.J. Costello, & C.M. Worthman, "Sex-differentiated effects of puberty on the relationship between adversity and symptoms of depression: a report from the Great Smoky Mountains Study." American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl. 20:58.

 

 

1995

C.M. Worthman, "Facultative adjustment of reproductive development in human males." American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl. 20:224.

 

 

1995

C.M. Worthman, "Epidemiology of human development." American Journal of Human Biology 7:138-9.

 

 

1994

C.M. Worthman, "Developmental microniche: a concept for modeling relationships of biology, behavior and culture in development." American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl. 18:210.

 

 

1994

J.F. Stallings, C. Panter-Brick, & C.M. Worthman, "Prolactin levels in nursing Tamang and Kami women: effects of nursing practices on lactational amenorrhea." American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl. 18:185-6.

 

 

1994

J. Rilling, B.C. Campbell, J.F. Stallings, & C.M. Worthman, "Ratios of plasma and salivary testosterone throughout puberty: production vs. bioavailability." American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl. 18:170.

 

 

1993

C.M. Worthman, J.F. Stallings, & C.L. Jenkins, "Developmental effects of sex-differentiated parental care among Hagahai foragers." American Journal of Physical Anthropology 90 Suppl. 16:212.

 

 

1993

J.F. Stallings, C.M. Worthman, & C.L. Jenkins, "Blood spot hormone assays in the comparative study of child development." American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl. 16:186.

 

 

1991

C.M. Worthman, J.F. Stallings, and D. Gubernick, "Measurement of hormones in blood spots: A non-isotopic assay for prolactin." American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl. 12:186-7.

 

 

1991

J. Phillips, C.M. Worthman, and J.F. Stallings, "New field techniques for detection of female reproductive status." American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl. 12:143.

 

 

1991

B. Zemel, C.M. Worthman, and C. Jenkins, "The developmental endocrinology of Bundi (Gende-speaking) adolescents of Papua New Guinea." American Journal of Physical Anthropology Anthropology Suppl. 12:188.

 

 

1990

C.M. Worthman, J.F. Stallings, and C.L. Jenkins, "Breastfeeding patterns and reproductive function among lowland Amele women of Papua New Guinea." American Journal of Physical Anthropology 81:320.

 

 

1990

J.F. Stallings and C.M. Worthman, "Salivary estradiol measures in the study of female reproductive life history." American Journal of Physical Anthropology 81:299.

 

 

1990

B. Zemel, C. Jenkins, and C. Worthman, "Differences in endocrine status explain urban-rural patterns of growth and maturation in Bundi (Gende) adolescents of Papua New Guinea." American Journal of Physical Anthropology 81: 321.

 

 

1990

J. Eiseman, B. Zemel, C. Jenkins, and C. Worthman, "Physical growth and endocrine correlates of blood pressure variation among Bundi (Gende-speaking) adolescents of Papua New Guinea." American Journal of Physical Anthropology 81:219.

 

 

1989

C.M. Worthman, J.F. Stallings, and M.E. Sweeney, "Relative effects of weight loss, decreased total body fat, and exercise on reproductive function in calorie-restricted American women." American Journal of Physical Anthropology 78:326-327.

 

 

1989

S. Katz and C.M. Worthman, "The role of DHEAS in hypertension and longevity." American Journal of Physical Anthropology 78:250-1.

 

 

1987

B. Zemel, C. Jenkins, and C.M. Worthman, "Androgens and their relationship to growth status in Bundi (Gende-speaking) adolescents of Papua New Guinea." American Journal of Physical Anthropology 72:271.

 

 

1986

C.M. Worthman, "Later-maturing populations and control of the onset of puberty." American Journal of Physical Anthropology 69:282.

 

 

1973

J. Geller and C.M. Worthman, "Isolation of a prostate cytosol steroid receptor protein," Acta Endocrinologica suppl. 23:1101.



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