People : Primary Faculty

Orlando Gomez, Ph.D.

Contact Information

Professor, Department of Public Health Sciences and Pediatrics
305-243-6863 (office)
305-243-5544 (fax)
Clinical Research Building, Room 1068
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Research Interests

Statistical Methods in Epidemiology, Survey Design and Analysis, Clinical Trials, Cardiovascular Disease Epidemiology, Diabetes, HIV/AIDS Epidemiology, Sensory Impairment

Recent Publications

Pinheiro PS, Sherman RL, Fleming LE, Gómez-Marín O, Wohler B, MacKinnon JA, Levin GM. HOIA: an Alternative Hispanic Origin Identification Algorithm for Cancer Registries. Journal of Registry Management, 35(4):149-156, 2008.

Willens HJ, Chirinos JA, Gómez-Marín O, Fertel DP, Ghany RA, Alfonso CE, Hare JM. Noninvasive Differentiation of Pulmonary Arterial and Venous Hypertension Using Conventional and Tissue Doppler Imaging Echocardiography.
J Am Soc Echocardiography, 21(6):715-719, 2008.

Willens HJ, Gómez-Marín O, Chirinos JA, Goldberg R, Lowery MH, Iacobellis G. Comparison of Epicardial and Pericardial Fat Thickness Assessed by Echocardiography in African-American and non-Hispanic White Men: A Pilot Study.
Ethnicity and Disease, 18(3):311-316, 2008.

Estores IM, Olsen D, Gómez-Marín O. Silver hydrogel urinary catheters: Evaluation of safety and efficacy in single patient with chronic spinal cord injury. JRRD, 45(1):135-140, 2008

Willens HJ, Chirinos JA, Gómez-Marín O, Hare JM, de Marchena E. Prevalence of Mitral Annulus Calcification in African Americans: Comparison with non-Hispanic Whites and Hispanics.
Ethnicity and Disease, 18(4):48-52, 2008.

Kolber MA, Saenz MO, Gómez-Marín O, Tamariz LJ. Race and ethnicity impact on the maximum proliferative response in peripheral blood lymphocytes from HIV-seropositive individuals. HIV Med. 8(6):401-5, 2007.

Sipski ML, Alexander CJ, Gómez-Marín O, Spalding J. The Effects of Spinal Cord Injury on Psychogenic Sexual Arousal in Males. Journal of Urology 177(1):247-251, 2007.

Eaton MJ, Quintero-Wolfe S, Martinez M, Hernandez M, Furst C, Huang J, Frydel BR, Gómez-Marín O. Subarachnoid Transplant of a Human Neuronal Cell Line Attenuates Chronic Allodynia and Hyperalgesia After Excitotoxic Spinal Cord Injury in the Rat. The Journal of Pain 8(1): 33-50, 2007.

Lee DJ, Gómez-Marín O, Lam BL, Zheng DD, Arheart KL , Christ SL, Caban A. Severity of Concurrent Visual and Hearing Impairment and Mortality: The 1986-1994 National Health Interview Survey. Journal of Aging and Health 19:382-396, 2007.