C. Perry Brown, MSPH, DrPH

Professor Epidemiology and Biostatistics
LOCATION: 207F Frederick S. Humphries Science Research Center
EMAIL: perry.brown@famu.edu
PHONE: 850-599-8839
CV: Link to CV

Selective Publications
  • Lebby, K; Tan, F., Brown, P. (2009) “Maternal Factors and Disparities Associated With Oral Clefts”, Ethnicity and Disease, 20:1, s1-146, Spring 2010

  • Ashford A, Lopez I, Brown P. (2009) “Exploring the effect of sexual education on sexual health risk behaviors: analysis of the 2003 and 2007 Youth Risk Behavior Surveys in Florida and Alabama”, Florida Public Health Review Journal

  • Rahman S, Hu H, McNeely E, Rahman S, Krieger N, Waterman P, et al. (2008). Social and Environmental Risk Factors for Hypertension in African Americans. Florida Public Health Review 5:64-72.

  • Brown, CP; Ross, L; Lopez, I; Thornton, A; Kiros, G. (2008) “Disparities in the receipt of cardiac revascularization procedures between Blacks and Whites: an analysis of secular trends”, Ethnicity and Disease, 18, s2-112

  • Earp, JK, P Brown, F Jones, U Onubogu (2007). Evaluation of Nurse Practitioner-Led After-Hour Telephone Triage in Primary Care Journal of Best Practices in Health Professions Diversity: Research, Education, and Practice, 1:2, 93-112

  • Fennal, M; Brown, P. (2007). The Relationship between Obesity and Poverty in Children. Journal of Chi Eta Phi Sorority, 52:1, 10-16

  • Harper, KM; Brown, CP, (2003). Perception of Environment among African-American Residents in Selected Neighborhoods in Hillsborough County, Florida. Applied Environmental Education and Communication, 2:221-226.

  • Kirksey, O.; Johnson, T.; Brown, C.; Glenn, Z. (2003). Attitudes of Florida Pharmacists Concerning The Use of Emergency Contraception. Florida Pharmacy Today, December, 10-13

  • Kirksey, O; Jones, J; Emanuel, A; Harper, K; Brown, P. (2003). Evaluation of a Diabetes Patient Care Program for Pharmacists. Florida Pharmacy Today, October, 14-17

  • Copeland, M.; Hollis, A.L.; Close, F.T.; Brown, C.P. (2003). Risk for Occupational Transmission of Bloodborne Pathogens Via Needle-Sticks To Environmental Services Workers. Florida Journal of Environmental Health,180, March.

  • Jones, J.M.; Campbell, E.S.; , C.P.; Kirksey, O. (2001). Willingness to Obtain Immunizations from a Pharmacist. Florida Pharmacy Today, December.

  • Linn, JG, L. Garnelo, B.A. Husaini, C. Brown, A.S. Banzaken, Y.N. Stringfield (2001). HIV Prevention For Indigenous People of the Amazon Basin. Cellular and Molecular Biology 47(6) 1009-1015.

  • Burnsed, LE; Brown, CP; Harris, CM; Jones, CF; McDougle, W. (2001). Demographic Factors Associated with Cardiac Revascularization: A Retrospective Analysis. Florida Health Care Journal 2:1.

  • Nobles, R; Harris, CM; Brown, CP. (2000). The Epidemiology of Primary Amoebic Meningoencephalitis. Journal of Florida Environmental Health Association, March.

  • Nobles, R.E.; Brown, P; Rose, J; Lipp, E. (2000). The Investigation and Analysis of Swimming-associated Illness Using the Fecal Indicator Enterococcus in Southern Florida’s Marine Water. Journal of Florida Environmental Health Association, June.

  • Thadepalli, H., U. Reddy, S. Chuah, F. Thadepalli, C. Malilay, R. Polzer, A. Esfandiari, C.P. Brown, S. Gollapudi (1997). A In Vivo Efficacy of Trovafloxacin (CP-99, 217), “A New Quinolone, in Superimental Intra Abdominial Abscesses Caused by Bacteroids fragilis and Escherichica Coli. Journal of Atimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy March Vol41(3); 583-586.

  • Dent, C., Sussman, St., Elickson, P, Brown, P., Richardson, J. (1996). Drug Use Prevention and Ethnicity: Is Current Drug Abuse Prevention Programming Generalizable Across Ethnic Groups. American Behavioral Scientist 39:7.

  • Parham, G.P., Shaver, M., Brown, P., Zumwalt, T., et. al. (1994). Significance of a First-Time Atypical Papanicolaou Smear in a Young, High-Risk African-American and Latino-American Population”. JNMA 86:4, 273-277.

  • Esfandiari, A; Jordan, W.C.; Brown, C.P. (1995). Prevalence of Enteric Parasitic Manifestations Among First Time Attendees of the HIV Clinics of the King/Drew Medical Center. Cellular and Molecular Biology 41: (Suppl. 1) S19-S23.

  • Davis, I.J., Brown, C.P., Allen, F., Davis, T., Waldron, D. (1995). African-American Myths and Health Care: The Sociocultural Theory. Journal of The National Medical Association, 87:11.

  • Nagachinta,T., Brown, C.P., Cheng, F. et al. (1994). HIV-1 Seroprevalence in an Inner City Public City Hospital”. JNMA, 86:5, 358-362.

  • Davis, D., Bustamante, A., Brown, C.P., Wolde-Tsadik, G, Savage, E. (1994). The Urban Church and Cancer Control: a Source of Social Influence in Minority Communities. Public Health Reports, July – August, Vol. 109., No. 4, 500-506.

  • Ogunyemi, D.; Brown, P., Hassan R.W. (1993). Racial and Ethnic Determinants of Birth Defects and Infant Mortality in a Low Income Minority Hospital Population: A Review of 67, 349 Deliveries. Journal of Maternal-Fetal Medicine, 2:124 – 128.

  • Haynes, M.A., Wolde-Tsadik, G., Brown, C.P., et al. (1989). Cancer Rate Differentials Between Blacks and Whites of Three Metropolitan Areas. JNMA 81:3.

  • Bath, P.E., Ramberger, A., Brown, P., Quon, D. (1986). Quantitative Concepts in Avoiding Intraocular Lens Damage from the Nd:YAG Laser in Posterior Capsulotomy. J. Cataract Refract. Surg. 12:262.

  • Bath, P.E., Ramberger, A.B., Brown, P. (1986). A Comparison of Nd:YAG Laser Damage Thresholds for PMMA and Silicone Intraocular Lenses. Invest. Opthalmal Vis Sci 27:795.

  • Valentine, J.L., Baloh, R.W., Browdy, B.L., Gonick, H.C., Brown, C.P., et al., (1982). , et al., “Subclinical Effects of Chronic Increased Lead Absorption – A Prospective Study. Part IV. Evaluation of Heme Synthesis Effects,” Journal of Occupational Medicine, 24:120, 1982.

  • Spivey, G.H., Baloh, R.W., Brown, C.P., et al., (1980). Subclinical Effects of Chronic Increased Lead Absorption – A Prospective Study. Part III: Neurologic Findings at Follow-up Examination. Journal of Occupational Medicine, 22:607.

  • Baloh, R.W., Langhofer, L., Brown, C.P., and Spivey, G.H. (1980). Quantitative Eye Tracking Tests in Neurotoxicologic Studies. Am. J. Ind. Med. 1:109.

  • Brown, C.P., Spivey, G.H., Valentine, J.L., and Browdy, B.L. (1980). Cigarette Smoking and Lead Levels in Occupationally Exposed Workers. J. Tox. Env. Health, 6:877.

  • Spivey, G.H., Brown, C.P., Baloh, R.W., et al. (1979). Subclinical Effects of Chronic Increased Lead Absorption – A Prospective Study. Part I: Study Design and Analysis of Symptoms. Journal of Occupational Medicine, 21:423.

  • Baloh, R.W., Spivey, G.H., Brown, C.P., et al. (1979). Subclinical Effects of Chronic Increased Lead Absorption A Prospective Study. Part II: Results of Baseline Neurologic Testing. Journal of Occupational Medicine, 21:490.

  • Baloh, R.W., Campion, D.S., Spivey, G.H., Brown, C.P. et al. (1979). Neurological Effects of Increased Lead Absorption: A Longitudinal Study. Arch Hig Rada Toksikol 30 (Suppl):163.