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  • Jeanne McCaffery, PhD
    Associate Professor

    167 Point St, Suite 1B
    Providence, RI 02903
    Phone: 401-793-8010
    Fax: 401-793-8944
    JMcCaffery@Lifespan.org

  • Selected publications

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     McCaffery, J.M., Papandonatos, G.D., Bond, D., Lyons, M.J. & Wing, R.R. (2009). Gene x environment interaction of vigorous exercise and body mass index among male Vietnam-era Twins. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 89(4), 1011-8.

    McCaffery, J.M., Haley, A., Sweet, L., Phelan, S., Raynor, H. Del Parigi, S., Cohen, R.A., Wing, R.R. (2009). Differential fMRI response to food pictures in successful weight-loss maintainers relative to normal-weight and obese controls. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 90(4), 928-34.

    McCaffery, J.M., Duan, Q-L, Frasure-Smith, N., Barhdadi, A., Lespérance, F., Théroux, P., Rouleau, G.A., Dubé, M-P. (2009). Genetic predictors of depressive symptoms in cardiac patients. American Journal of Medical Genetics, 150B(3), 381-8.

    McCaffery, J.M., Papandonatos, G.P., Lyons, M.J. & Niaura, R. (2008). Educational attainment and the heritability of self-reported hypertension in Vietnam-era twins. Psychosomatic Medicine, 70, 781-786.

    McCaffery, J.M., Papandonatos, G.P., Lyons, M.J., Koenen, K., Purcell, S., & Niaura, R. (2007). Education level moderates the heritability of nicotine dependence in Vietnam-era twins. Psychological Medicine, October 22 (e-pub).

    Duan, Q.L., Dubé, M-P., Frasure-Smith, N., Barhdadi, A., Lesperance, F., Théroux, P., Saint-Onge, J., Rouleau, G.A., & McCaffery, J.M. (2007). Obesity and TCF7L2 variants increase risk for type 2 diabetes among cardiac patients. Diabetes Care, 30(6), 1621-3.

    McCaffery, J.M., Frasure-Smith, N., Théroux, P., Rouleau, G.A., Duan, Q., Dubé, M-P, & Lespérance, F. (2006). Common genetic vulnerability to depressive symptoms and coronary artery disease: A review of the literature and panel of potential candidate genes. Psychosomatic Medicine, 68, 187-200.

    McCaffery, J.M., Bleil, M., Pogue-Geile, M.F., Ferrell, R.E. & Manuck, S.B. (2003). Allelic variation in the serotonin transporter gene-linked polymorphic region (5-HTTLPR) and cardiovascular reactivity in young adult male and female twins. Psychosomatic Medicine, 65, 721-728.

    McCaffery, J.M., Pogue-Geile, M.F., Ferrell, R.E., Petro, N. & Manuck, S.B. (2002). Variability in ï¡- and ï¢-adrenergic receptor genes as a predictor of cardiovascular function at rest and in response to psychological challenge. Journal of Hypertension, 20, 1105-1114.

    McCaffery, J.M., Pogue-Geile, M.F., Muldoon, M.F., Debski, T.T., Wing, R.R., & Manuck, S.B. (2001). The nature of the association between diet and serum lipids in the community: a twin study. Health Psychology, 20, 341-350.