Meeting Presentations

Genetic variation in cholesterol metabolism and prostate cancer aggressiveness; results from the North Carolina-Louisiana Prostate Cancer Project
Year of Publication:
05/02/2018
Author(s):
Allott E, Voruganti S, Farnan L, Steck SE, Arab L, Su LJ, Fontham ET, Mohler JL, Taylor J, Bensen JT.
Conference Name:
UNC Nutrition Research Institute
Conference Location:
North Carolina Research Campus; Kannapolis, NC

The Role of a FADS Cluster Variant on Prostate Cancer Risk: An Analysis of the North Carolina-Louisiana Prostate Cancer Project (PCaP).
Year of Publication:
05/18/2018
Author(s):
Dutta R, Rahbar E, Cui T, Seeds M, Sergeant S, Mohler JL, Fontham ETH, Smith G, Langefeld CD, Bensen JT, Chilton FH.
Conference Name:
National American Urological Association
Conference Location:
San Francisco, CA

The Role of a FADS Cluster Variant on Prostate Cancer Risk: An Analysis of the North Carolina-Louisiana Prostate Cancer Project (PCaP).
Year of Publication:
03/22/2018
Author(s):
Dutta R, Rahbar E, Cui T, Seeds M, Sergeant S, Mohler JL, Fontham ETH, Smith G, Langefeld CD, Bensen JT, Chilton FH.
Conference Name:
82nd Annual Meeting of the Southeastern Section of the AUA.
Conference Location:
Orlando, FL.

Sociodemographic, clinical, and lifestyle factors associated with prostate cancer aggressiveness in a population-based study.
Year of Publication:
04/22/2013
Author(s):
Vance TM, Wang YL, Su LJ, Fontham ETH, Bensen JT, Mohler JL, Chen MH, Chun OK.
Conference Name:
2013 Experimental Biology Meeting
Conference Location:
Boston, MA

Common genetic variations in the calcium sensing receptor (CaSR) gene, plasma 25-hydroxyvitamin D and aggressive prostate cancer in the North Carolina-Louisiana Prostate Cancer Project (PCaP)
Year of Publication:
03/12/2019
Author(s):
Zheng J, Xiao F, Bensen JT, Anwti S, Arab L, Fontham ETH, Johnson C, Mohler JL, Smith G, Su LJ, Zhang H, Woloszynska A, Steck SE.
Conference Name:
43rd Annual Meeting of the American Society of Preventive Oncology (ASPO)
Conference Location:
Tampa, FL

Associations of Genetic Polymorphisms in SLCO Transporters with Clinical Aggressiveness of Prostate Cancer in the North Carolina-Louisiana Prostate Cancer Project.
Year of Publication:
05/21/2018
Author(s):
Tang L, Zhu Q, Bensen JT, Taylor J, Smith G, Fontham ET, Pop EA, Azabdaftari G, Mohler JL, Wu Y.
Conference Name:
2018 American Urological Association Annual Meeting.
Conference Location:
San Francisco, CA

High adherence to a Mediterranean-style diet and the DASH eating plan is inversely associated with high aggressive prostate cancer in PCaP.
Year of Publication:
06/19/2018
Author(s):
Schneider L, Su, LJ, Arab L, Bensen JT, Farnan L, Fontham ETH, Hussey J, Merchant AT, Mohler JL, Steck SE.
Conference Name:
2018 Society for Epidemiologic Research 2018 Annual Meeting.
Conference Location:
Baltimore, MD

H6D polymorphism in non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug activated gene (NAG-1) and CaP progression.
Year of Publication:
04/19/2010
Author(s):
Wang, Xingya
Conference Name:
American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) 101st Annual Meeting 2010
Conference Location:
Washington, DC

Quality of life disparities in prostate cancer survivors
Year of Publication:
03/16/2017
Author(s):
Brennan C, Oral E, Spiers S, Fontham ET.
Conference Name:
10th Anniversary Health Disparities Conference
Conference Location:
New Orleans, LA

Understanding the Relationship Between Environmental Inorganic Arsenic and Prostate Cancer
Year of Publication:
12/08/2016
Author(s):
Ford MF, Mohler JL, Smith GJ, Farnan L, Hendrix LH, Watson M, Bodnar W, Cable PH, Styblo M, Fry RC, Bensen JT.
Conference Name:
EHS FEST - National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences
Conference Location:
Durham, NC

Calcium to Magnesium Intake Ratio and Prostate Cancer Aggressiveness
Year of Publication:
04/24/2017
Author(s):
Omonefe O, Lenore A, Su LJ, Bensen JT, Fontham ET, Mohler JL, Steck SE.
Conference Name:
American Society for Nutrition (ASN) for the 81th Scientific Sessions and Annual Meeting in conjunction with Experimental Biology 2017 (EB)
Conference Location:
Chicago, IL

Effect of NCCN Guideline-concordant Care on Prostate Cancer Treatment Regret and Health-related Quality of Life.
Year of Publication:
09/30/2016
Author(s):
Ellis SD, Simon DP, Popoola T, Morris BB, Mohler JL, Fontham ET, Chen RC, Bensen JT.
Conference Name:
South Central Section of the American Urological Association 95th Annual Meeting
Conference Location:
Colorado Springs, CO

Associations of polymorphisms in key androgen axis genes with clinical aggressiveness and tumor growth rate in the North Carolina-Louisiana Prostate Cancer Project (PCaP).
Year of Publication:
05/12/2016
Author(s):
Cheng T-Y D, Tang Li, Yao S, Smith GJ, Bensen JT, Fontham ETH, Attwood KM, Pop EA, Li Y, Stocking JJ, Azabdaftari G, Ambrosone CB, Mohler JL.
Conference Name:
The 3rd International Molecular Pathological Epidemiology (MPE) Meeting
Conference Location:
Boston, MA

Saturated fat and intake prostate cancer aggressiveness: results from the population-based North Carolina-Louisiana Prostate Cancer Project.
Year of Publication:
04/18/2016
Author(s):
Allott EH, Arab L, Su LJ, Farnan L, Fontham ETH, Mohler JL, Bensen JT, Steck SE.
Conference Name:
American Association for Cancer Research Annual Meeting
Conference Location:
New Orleans, LA

SNPs in vitamin D-related genes are associated with prostate cancer aggressiveness in the North Carolina-Louisiana Prostate Cancer Project (PCaP).
Year of Publication:
04/18/2016
Author(s):
Steck SE, Woloszynska-Read A, Antwi SO, Hongmei Z, Arab L, Fontham ETH, Mohler JL, Su LJ, Feifei X, Smith GJ, Trump D, Johnson C, Bensen JT.
Conference Name:
American Association for Cancer Research Annual Meeting
Conference Location:
New Orleans, LA

A Multicenter Comparison of a 17-gene Genomic Prostate Score (GPS) as a Predictor of Outcomes in African-American (AA) and Caucasian (CA) men with Clinically Localized Prostate Cancer (PCa).
Year of Publication:
10/26/2015
Author(s):
Cooperberg MR, Cullen J, Sesterhenn I, Srivastava S, Klein E, Mohler J, Lawrence HJ, Zhang N, Maddala T, Knezevic D, Tsiatis AC, Febbo PG, Carroll PR.
Conference Name:
Western Section of American Urological Association (AUA) 91st Annual Meeting
Conference Location:
Indian Wells, CA

Quality of Care Received in a Population-Based Prospective Prostate Cancer Cohort Using National Consensus Indicators.
Year of Publication:
10/19/2015
Author(s):
Holmes JA; Bensen JT; Mohler JL; Song L; Mishel M; Chen RC. Quality
Conference Name:
American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) meeting
Conference Location:
San Antonio, TX

Does the Doctor-Patient Relationship Contribute to Posttraumatic Growth in Men with Prostate Cancer?
Year of Publication:
04/22/2015
Author(s):
Addington EL, Calhoun LG, Cann A, Tedeschi RG, Furr S, Mishel M, Mohler JL, Bensen JT.
Conference Name:
36th Annual Meeting & Scientific Sessions of the Society of Behavioral Medicine (SBM).
Conference Location:
San Antonio, TX

Dietary, Supplement, and Adipose Tissue Tocopherol Levels in Relation to Prostate Cancer Aggressiveness among African- and European-Americans.
Year of Publication:
04/20/2015
Author(s):
Antwi S, Steck SE, Su LJ, Hebert JR, Zhang H, Fontham ETH, Bensen JT, Mohler JL, Arab L.
Conference Name:
American Association for Cancer Research Annual Meeting
Conference Location:
Philadelphia, PA

Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms in DNA Repair and Oxidative Stress-related Genes, Dietary Alpha and Gamma-tocopherol Intake, and Prostate Cancer Aggressiveness.
Year of Publication:
03/16/2015
Author(s):
Antwi S, Steck SE, Su LJ, Taylor JA, Hebert JR, Zhang H, Fontham ETH, Bensen JT, Smith GJ, Mohler JL, Arab L.
Conference Name:
39th Annual American Society of Preventive Oncology (ASPO)
Conference Location:
Birmingham, AL

Religious Participation Predicts Prostate Cancer Survivors’ Quality of Life
Year of Publication:
08/08/2014
Author(s):
Addington EL, Calhoun LG, Cann A, Tedeschi RG, Furr S, Song L, Mishel M, Bensen JT, Mohler JL.
Conference Name:
American Psychological Association Annual Scientific Conference
Conference Location:
Washington, DC

Biopsychosocial predictors of quality of life in CaP patients.
Year of Publication:
08/07/2014
Author(s):
Addington L, Calhoun LG, Cann A, Tedeschi RG, Furr S, Song L, Mishel M, Bensen JT, Mohler JL.
Conference Name:
American Psychological Association Annual Convention
Conference Location:
Washington, DC

Level of Cytoplasmic Thioredoxin Reductase 1 in Prostate Tissue is Associated with Prostate Cancer Gleason Score, Total Antioxidant Capacity and Erythrocyte Glutathione Peroxidase Activity.
Year of Publication:
04/28/2014
Author(s):
Vance TM, Azabdaftari G, Pop EA, Lee SG, Su LJ, Fontham ETH, Bensen JT, Mohler JL, Chen M-H, Koo1 SI, Chun OK.
Conference Name:
Experimental Biology
Conference Location:


Prostate Cancer Aggressiveness is Positively Associated with Oxidative Stress and Inversely Associated with Plasma Total Antioxidant Capacity.
Year of Publication:
04/28/2014
Author(s):
Vance TM, Lee SG, Azabdaftari G, Su JL, Fontham TH, Bensen JT, Mohler JL, Ming-Hui C, Sung IK, Chun OK.
Conference Name:
2014 Experimental Biology Meeting
Conference Location:
San Diego, CA

Associations between dietary antioxidant intake and prostate cancer aggressiveness among African and European American men in the North Carolina-Louisiana Prostate Cancer Project (PCaP)
Year of Publication:
03/10/2014
Author(s):
Antwi S, Steck SE, Su LJ., Hebert JR, Zhang H, Pittman D, Fontham ETH, Bensen JT, Mohler JL, Arab L.
Conference Name:
The American Society of Preventive Oncology Annual Meeting
Conference Location:
Arlington, VA

Multivitamin and supplement use and prostate cancer aggressiveness by race in the North Carolina-Louisiana Prostate Cancer Project (PCaP).
Year of Publication:
12/09/2013
Author(s):
McMahon DM, Steck SE, Su LJ, Zhang H, Hebert JR, Bensen JT, Fontham ETH, Mohler JL, Arab L.
Conference Name:
Sixth AACR Conference on the Science of Cancer Health Disparities in Racial/Ethnic Minorities and the Medically Underserved
Conference Location:
Atlanta, GA

Occupational and recreational physical activity in relation to prostate cancer aggressiveness: The North Carolina-Louisiana Prostate Cancer Project (PCaP).
Year of Publication:
12/09/2013
Author(s):
Antwi S, Steck SE, Su LJ, Blackard B, Arp-Adams S, Hebert JR, Fontham ETH, Bensen JT, Mohler JL, Arab L.
Conference Name:
Sixth AACR Conference on the Science of Cancer Health Disparities in Racial/Ethnic Minorities and the Medically Underserved
Conference Location:
Atlanta, GA

Ratio of plasma 1,25(OH)2D to 25(OH)D is inversely associated with aggressive prostate cancer in African Americans in the North Carolina-Louisiana Prostate Cancer Project (PCaP).
Year of Publication:
12/09/2013
Author(s):
Steck SE, Woloszynska-Read A, Arab L, McMahon D, Bensen JT, Adams J, Fontham ETH, Mohler JL, Su LJ, Zhang H, Trump D, Johnson C.
Conference Name:
Sixth AACR Conference on the Science of Cancer Health Disparities in Racial/Ethnic Minorities and the Medically Underserved
Conference Location:
Atlanta, GA

Occupational Risk Factors for High Aggressive Prostate Cancer in a Population-based Study of African Americans and European Americans.
Year of Publication:
10/28/2013
Author(s):
Su LJ, Sun W, Fontham ETH, Bensen JT, Mohler JL.
Conference Name:
Frontiers in Cancer Prevention Research Meeting
Conference Location:
National Harbor, MD

Dietary total antioxidant capacity and prostate cancer tumor stage among African and Caucasian Americans in a population-based study.
Year of Publication:
04/22/2013
Author(s):
Vance TM, Wang Y, Su JL, Fontham TH, Bensen JT, Mohler JL, Ming-Hui C, Chun OK.
Conference Name:
2013 Experimental Biology Meeting
Conference Location:
Boston, MA

Plasma 25-hydroxyvitamin D levels are associated with aggressive prostate cancer among African Americans in North Carolina-Louisiana Prostate Cancer Project (PCaP).
Year of Publication:
05/20/2013
Author(s):
Vance TM, Wang Y, Su J, Fontham ETH, Bensen JT, Mohler JL, Chen M-H, Chun OK.
Conference Name:
2013 Experimental Biology Meeting
Conference Location:


Association of food intake with prostate cancer aggressiveness of African and Caucasian Americans in a population-based study.
Year of Publication:
05/20/2013
Author(s):
Vance TM, Wang Y, Su J, Fontham ETH, Bensen JT, Mohler JL, Chen M-H, Chun OK.
Conference Name:
2013 Experimental Biology Meeting
Conference Location:
Boston, MA

Proanthocyanidin intake is inversely associated with advanced prostate tumor stages in newly diagnosed prostate cancer patients.
Year of Publication:
05/20/2013
Author(s):
Wang Y, Vance TM, Su JL, Fontham TH, Bensen JT, Mohler JL, Ming-Hui C, Chun OK.
Conference Name:
2013 Experimental Biology Meeting
Conference Location:
Boston, MA

Plasma 25-hydroxyvitamin D levels are associated with aggressive prostate cancer among African Americans in North Carolina-Louisiana Prostate Cancer Project (PCaP).
Year of Publication:
04/08/2013
Author(s):
Woloszynska-Read A, Arab L, Bensen JT, Adams J, Fontham ETH, Mohler JL, Su JL, Tabung F, Zhang H, Trump D, Johnson C, Steck SE.
Conference Name:
American Association for Cancer Research
Conference Location:
Washington, DC

Challenges in Surveying Elderly AA Men: The Experience of Two Population-based Studies in Louisiana
Year of Publication:
03/07/2013
Author(s):
Simonsen, N, Brennan C, Oral E, Fontham ETH, Luckett B, Berken J, Hayden J.
Conference Name:
Sixth Health Disparities Conference
Conference Location:
New Orleans, LA

Genome-wide methylation analyses reveal racial differences in blood DNA of prostate cancer patients from the North Carolina-Louisiana Prostate Cancer Project (PCaP) cohort.
Year of Publication:
10/29/2012
Author(s):
Woloszynska-Read A, Wang D, Song L, Mohler JL, Trump DL, Johnson C.
Conference Name:
2012 AACR Science of Cancer Health Disparities in Racial/Ethnic Minorities and the Medically Underserved
Conference Location:
San Diego, CA

Flavonoid intake and prostate cancer aggressiveness among African Americans and European Americans in PCaP.
Year of Publication:
10/16/2012
Author(s):
George RR, Steck SE, Su LJ, Mohler JL, Fontham ETH, Bensen JT, Hebert JR, Zhang H, Arab L.
Conference Name:
American Association for Cancer Research Frontiers in Cancer Prevention Meeting
Conference Location:
Anaheim, CA

Prostate Cancer Guideline-Concordance in a North Carolina Population-based Sample of African and Caucasian Americans.
Year of Publication:
06/25/2012
Author(s):
Ellis SD, Blackard B, Carpenter WR, Mishel M, Chen RC, Godley PA, Mohler JL, Bensen JT.
Conference Name:
AcademyHealth Annual Research Meeting
Conference Location:
Orlando, FL

The influence of patient-provider communication, interpersonal treatment, and communication on patient satisfaction for AA men in NC treated for CaP in PCaP.
Year of Publication:
10/19/2011
Author(s):
Moore AD, Hamilton JB, Knafl GJ, Godley PA, Carpenter WR, Bensen JT, Mohler JL, Mishel M.
Conference Name:
37th Annual Conference of Transcultural Nursing Society
Conference Location:
Las Vegas, NV

How does health literacy affect quality of life among men with newly diagnosed clinically localized prostate cancer? Findings from the North Carolina-Louisiana Prostate Cancer Project (PCaP).
Year of Publication:
07/12/2011
Author(s):
Song L, Mishel M, Bensen JT, Chen RC, Knafl GJ, Blackard B, Farnan L, Fontham, E, Su LJ, Brennan CS, Mohler JL, Godley PA.
Conference Name:
National Cancer Institute Center to Reduce Cancer Health Disparities Cancer Health Disparities Program Meetings
Conference Location:
Bethesda, MD

Full-fat and reduced-fat dairy product intake and CaP aggressiveness in AAs and EAs in PCaP.
Year of Publication:
04/11/2011
Author(s):
Steck SE, Su LJ, Arab L, Fontham E, Bensen JT, Hebert JR, Zhang H, Mohler JL.
Conference Name:
2011 Experimental Biology Meeting
Conference Location:
Washington, DC

Patient Satisfaction Influenced by Interpersonal Treatment and Communication for African American Men: The North Carolina–Louisiana Prostate Cancer Project (PCaP)
Year of Publication:
03/30/2011
Author(s):
Moore AD, Hamilton JB, Knafl GJ, Godley PA, Carpenter WR, Bensen JT, Mohler JL, Mishel M.
Conference Name:
Pacific Institute of Nursing Advancing Practice, Education & Research Conference
Conference Location:
Honolulu, HI

The Prostate Cancer Project Video
Year of Publication:
03/09/2011
Author(s):
Mohler JL, Fontham ETH
Conference Name:
Department of Defense IMPaCT Conference
Conference Location:
Orlando, FL

Obesity and CaP aggressiveness among AAs and CAs.
Year of Publication:
04/26/2010
Author(s):
Su LJ, Arab L, Steck SE, Fontham ETH, Schroeder JC, Bensen JT, Mohler JL.
Conference Name:
2010 Experimental Biology Meeting
Conference Location:
Anaheim, CA