Refereed Articles

Journal Articles by Arnauld Nicogossian

Doarn CR, Nicogossian AE. Policy Implications of Scholarly Publications in Health Information Technology. J World Med Health Pol 2013; At Press

Arnauld Nicogossian, Laurie A Schintler, Zafer Boybeyi (2011) “Modeling Urban Atmospheric Anthrax Spores Dispersion: Assessment of Health Impacts and Policy Implications” . World Medical & Health Policy3(3):1-16.

AE Nicogossian, CR Doarn (2011) “Armenia 1988 earthquake and telemedicine: lessons learned and forgotten”  Telemedicine and e-Health 17 (9):741-745.

CR Doarn, AE Nicogossian, AI Grigoriev, G Tverskaya, OI Orlov, EA Ilyin, KA (2010) “A summary of activities of the US/Soviet-Russian joint working group on space biology and medicine” Acta Astronautica 67 (7):649-658.

A Nicogossian, N Ebadirad, T Zimmerman, G Kreps, EJ Septimus (2010) “Influenza immunization: synthesizing and communicating the evidence” World Medical & Health Policy 2 (2):51-84

N Koizumi, A Nicogossian, A Patel, M Kloc (2010) “A Preliminary Assessment of Chlamydia and Gonnorhea Infections in the USA Communities Neighboring Military Installations” World Medical & Health Policy 2 (4):137-147.

Doarn CR, Williams D, Nicogossian AE, Williams RS. Medical Care for a Mars Transit Mission and Extended Stay on the Surface. Journal of Cosmology 2010; 12(Oct-Nov):3758-767.

H Chen, A Nicogossian, S Olsson, A Rafiq, ME Stachura, M Watanabe, P Whitten (2009) “Electronic Health”  International Journal of Telemedicine and Applications

AI Grigoriev, RS Williams, JM Comtois, V Damann, S Tachibana, AE Nicogossian (2009) “Space medicine policy development for the International Space Station” Acta Astronautica 65 (5): 603-612.

Nicogossian, A., Metscher, K., Zimmerman, T., Hanfling, D. and Wise, R. “Community Training in Bioterror Response,” Journal of Homeland Security and Emergency Management: Vol. 4 : Iss. 3, Article 10. (2007):

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Doarn, C. R., V. A. Lavrentyev, O. I. Orlov, A. E. Nicogossian, A. I. Grigoriev, E. W. Ferguson, and R. C. Merrell. “Evolution of Telemedicine in Russia: The Influence of the Space Program on Modern Telemedicine Programs.” Telemed J E Health 9, no. 1 (2003): 103-9.

Nicogossian, A. “Medicine and Space Exploration.” Lancet 362 Suppl (2003): s8-9.

Nicogossian, A. E., D. F. Pober, and S. A. Roy. “Evolution of Telemedicine in the Space Program and Earth Applications.” Telemed J E Health 7, no. 1 (2001): 1-15.

Nicogossian, A., and D. Pober. “The Future of Space Medicine.” Acta Astronaut 49, no. 3-10 (2001): 529-35.

Hamm PB, Nicogossian AE, Pool SL, Wear ML, Billica RD. “Design and current status of the longitudinal study of astronaut health” Aviat Space Environ Med. 2000 Jun;71(6):564-70.

Hamm, P. B., A. E. Nicogossian, S. L. Pool, M. L. Wear, and R. D. Billica. “Design and Current Status of the Longitudinal Study of Astronaut Health.” Aviat Space Environ Med 71, no. 6 (2000): 564-70.

Angood, P. B., C. R. Doarn, L. Holaday, A. E. Nicogossian, and R. C. Merrell. “The Spacebridge to Russia Project: Internet-Based Telemedicine.” Telemed J 4, no. 4 (1998): 305-11.

Doarn, C. R., A. E. Nicogossian, and R. C. Merrell. “Applications of Telemedicine in the United States Space Program.” Telemed J 4, no. 1 (1998): 19-30.

Nicogossian, A., S. Pool, and C. Sawin. “Status and Efficacy of Countermeasures to Physiological Deconditioning from Space Flight.” Acta Astronaut 36, no. 7 (1995): 393-8.

Nicogossian, A. E. “29th Annual Harry G. Armstrong Lecture: The Human Space Enterprise in the 21st Century.” Aviat Space Environ Med 65, no. 12 (1994): 1149-52.

Houtchens, B. A., T. P. Clemmer, H. C. Holloway, A. A. Kiselev, J. S. Logan, R. C. Merrell, A. E. Nicogossian, H. A. Nikogossian, R. B. Rayman, A. E. Sarkisian, and et al. “Telemedicine and International Disaster Response. Medical Consultation to Armenia and Russia Via a Telemedicine Spacebridge.” Prehospital Disaster Med 8, no. 1 (1993): 57-66.

Nicogossian, A. E., J. D. Rummel, L. Leveton, and R. Teeter. “Development of Countermeasures for Medical Problems Encountered in Space Flight.” Adv Space Res 12, no. 1 (1992): 329-37.

Nicogossian, A. E., and K. K. Gaiser. “The Space Life Sciences Strategy for the 21st Century.” Acta Astronaut 26, no. 6 (1992): 459-65.

Nicogossian, A. E., J. B. Charles, M. W. Bungo, C. S. Leach-Huntoon, and A. E. Nicgossian. “Cardiovascular Function in Space Flight.” Acta Astronaut 24 (1991): 323-8.

Waligora, J. M., D. J. Horrigan, and A. Nicogossian. “The Physiology of Spacecraft and Space Suit Atmosphere Selection.” Acta Astronaut 23 (1991): 171-7.

Garshnek, V., A. E. Nicogossian, and L. Griffiths. “Earth Benefits from Space Life Sciences.” Acta Astronaut 21, no. 9 (1990): 673-6.

Leach, C. S., L. F. Dietlein, S. L. Pool, and A. E. Nicogossian. “Medical Considerations for Extending Human Presence in Space.” Acta Astronaut 21, no. 9 (1990): 659-66.

Mohler, S. R., A. E. Nicogossian, P. D. McCormack, and S. R. Mohler, Jr. “Tumbling and Spaceflight: The Gemini Viii Experience.” Aviat Space Environ Med 61, no. 1 (1990): 62-6.

Nicogossian, A., F. Sulzman, M. Radtke, and M. Bungo. “Assessment of the Efficacy of Medical Countermeasures in Space Flight.” Acta Astronaut 17, no. 2 (1988): 195-8.

Tokarev, V. F., N. A. Razsolov, S. R. Mohler, and A. E. Nicogossian. “Training of Aerospace Medicine Physicians in the Soviet Union and the United States of America.” Aviat Space Environ Med 57, no. 4 (1986): 376-80.

Rambaut, P., and A. Nicogossian. “Nasa’ S Life Sciences and Space Radiation Biology.” Adv Space Res 4, no. 10 (1984): 277-83.

Dietlein, L. F., P. C. Rambaut, and A. E. Nicogossian. “Future Thrusts in Life Sciences Experimentation in Space.” Aviat Space Environ Med 54, no. 12 Pt 2 (1983): S6-8.

Mohler, S. R., and A. E. Nicogossian. “Selected Classic Aerospace Medicine Publications.” Aviat Space Environ Med 54, no. 1 (1983): 72-4.

Nicogossian, A. E., S. L. Pool, C. S. Leach, E. Moseley, and P. C. Rambaut. “Concepts for Nasa Longitudinal Health Studies.” Aviat Space Environ Med 54, no. 12 Pt 2 (1983): S68-72.

” [Principles of Nasa Longitudinal Medical Studies].” Kosm Biol Aviakosm Med 18, no. 1 (1984): 29-36.

Pool, S. L., and A. Nicogossian. “Biomedical Results of the Space Shuttle Orbital Flight Test Program.” Aviat Space Environ Med 54, no. 12 Pt 2 (1983): S41-9.
” [Biomedical Results of the Space Shuttle Orbital Flight Test Program].” Kosm Biol Aviakosm Med 18, no. 1 (1984): 45-57.

Hatton, D. V., C. S. Leach, and A. E. Nicogossian. “Collagen Breakdown and Nitrogen Dioxide Inhalation.” Arch Environ Health 32, no. 1 (1977): 33-6.

Baker, J. T., A. E. Nicogossian, G. W. Hoffler, and R. L. Johnson. “Measurement of a Single Tendon Reflex in Conjunction with a Myogram: The Second Manned Skylab Mission.” Aviat Space Environ Med 47, no. 4 (1976): 400-2.

Johnson, R. L., A. E. Nicogossian, S. A. Bergman, Jr., and G. W. Hoffler. “Lower Body Negative Pressure: The Second Manned Skylab Mission.” Aviat Space Environ Med 47, no. 4 (1976): 347-53.

Nicogossian, A., G. W. Hoffler, R. L. Johnson, and R. J. Gowen. “Determination of Cardiac Size Following Space Missions of Different Durations: The Second Manned Skylab Mission.” Aviat Space Environ Med 47, no. 4 (1976): 362-5.

Sawin, C. F., A. E. Nicogossian, J. A. Rummel, and E. L. Michel. “Pulmonary Function Evaluation During the Skylab and Apollo-Soyuz Missions.” Aviat Space Environ Med 47, no. 2 (1976): 168-72.

Johnson, R. L., G. W. Hoffler, A. Nicogossian, and S. A. Bergman, Jr. “Skylab Experiment M-092: Results of the First Manned Mission.” Acta Astronaut 2, no. 3-4 (1975): 265-96.

Wolthuis, R. A., S. A. Bergman, and A. E. Nicogossian. “Physiological Effects of Locally Applied Reduced Pressure in Man.” Physiol Rev 54, no. 3 (1974): 566-95.

Nicogossian, A., R. Bason, C. E. Billings, D. H. Stevens, and T. Ault. “Frequency-Dependence of Dynamic Lung Compliance During Acute Exposures to an Altitude of 3,962 Meters.” Aerosp Med 44, no. 11 (1973): 1251-4.

Chusid, E. L., G. G. Maher, A. Nicogossian, A. Miller, A. Teirstein, R. A. Bader, M. E. Bader, and J. Jacobson, 2nd. “The Effect of a Pressurized Environment (Hyperbaric Chamber) on Pulmonary Emphysema.” Am J Med 53, no. 6 (1972): 743-7.

Nicogossian, A., C. S. Lin, L. U. Mailloux, and E. Grishman. “Diffuse Lymphosarcoma of the Kidneys Manifested Solely as Progressive Azotemia.” Mt Sinai J Med 39, no. 4 (1972): 383-9.


Professional Magazine and Feature Articles by Arnauld Nicogossian

A. Nicogossian: Medicine and Space Exploration, invited article for Lancet (in press) 2003.

A.E. Nicogossian, “Leaving the Biosphere,” Space Times, March 2001.

A.E. Nicogossian, “NASA Embarks on New Paradigms,” U.S. Medicine, January 2001.

A.E. Nicogossian, “NASA Partners Innovation,” Countdown to the Millenium, U.S. Medicine, January 2000.

A.E. Nicogossian, “Research, Technology Development and Exploration: Perspectives on the Biomedical Sciences at NASA,” U.S Medicine, January 1999.

A.E. Nicogossian. “OLMSA Year in Review,” U.S. Medicine, January 1998.

A.E. Nicogossian. “President’s Address on Space Economics Vision in the Next Century at the AAS 35th Goddard Memorial Symposium, AAS Book of Abstracts, pp 30, March 4, 1997.

M.M. Dastoor and A.E. Nicogossian. “The Role of Technology in Monitoring Crew Health, AD Astro, pp. 36-40, March/April 1997.

A.E.Nicogossian. “Opening Address at the AAS 15th. Classified Military Symposium.” AAS Space Times, pp 1, Vol 35, N0 3, July – August 1996.

A.E. Nicogossian. “Opening Address at the AAS National Conference and 42nd Annual Meeting.” AAS Space Times, pp1-6, Vol. 35, No. 1, January – February 1996.

A.E. Nicogossian. “American Astronautical Society Position Paper on Space Exploration and Economic Development.” AAS Space Times, pp 14, Vol. 34, No. 6, November – December 1995.

A. E. Nicogossian. “Benefits from Space Research.” AAS Space Times, pp. 8-10, Vol. 32, No. 4, July-August 1993.

A. E. Nicogossian. “International Cooperation in the Space Station Era ‘The Turning Point’: Opinions and Ideas.” AAS Space Times, pp. 1, Vol. 32, No. 4, July-August 1993.

A. E. Nicogossian. “Space Station Plans Continues at NASA.” U. S. Medicine, 28:20-21, January 1992.

A. E. Nicogossian. “NASA Preparing for Mars Mission.” U. S. Medicine, 7:44-46, 1991.

A. E. Nicogossian. “NASA Foresees Era of New Frontiers.” U. S. Medicine, 26:9-13, 1990.

A. E. Nicogossian. “NASA Life Sciences: New Era Anticipated.” U. S. Medicine, 25:32, 1989.

A. E. Nicogossian. “NASA Life Sciences: New Era Anticipated.” U. S. Medicine, 25:32, 1989.

A. E. Nicogossian. “NASA Life Sciences Span Bench to Bed.” U. S. Medicine, 24:9-10, 1988.

A. E. Nicogossian. “Life, Work and Leisure in Space.” The Planetary Report, 5:2, 1985.


Journal Articles by Naoru Koizumi

Patel, A., Crooks, A. T. and Koizumi, N., “Slumulation: an Agent-based Modeling Approach to Slum Formations” (Journal of Artificial Societies and Social Simulation 2012, Vol. 15(4) 2)

Hayashi, C., Koizumi, N., et al. “Cadmium and other metal levels in autopsy samples from a cadmium-polluted area and non-polluted control areas in Japan” (Biological Trace Element Research, January 2012, Vol. 145(1))

Koizumi, N., Rothbard, A. Smith, T.E. and Mayer, J. “Communities of Color? Client-to-Client Racial Concordance in the Selection of Mental Health Programs for Caucasians and African Americans” (Health Care Management Science, December 2011, Vol. 14(4))

Koizumi, N, Nicogossian, A., Patel, A., and Kloc, M. “A Preliminary Assessment of Chlamydia and Gonnorhea Infections in the U.S.A. Communities Neighboring Military Installations” (World Medical & Health Policy, December 2010, Vol. 2 (4))

Thatchenkery S. and Koizumi N. “Lab Coats versus Business Suite, A Study of Career Preferences among Indian High School Students” (International Journal of Career Management, 2010, Vol. 15 (6): 524 – 543)

Koizumi, N. “Geographical Disparity in Access to Organ Transplant in the United States and Other Western Countries: A Prolegomenon to A Solution” (World Medical & Health Policy, July 2010, Vol. 2 (2):111-131)

Koizumi, N., Kuno, E., Rothbard, A. “Distance Matters in Choice of Mental Health Program: Policy Implications for Reducing Racial Disparities in Public Mental Health Care” (Administration and Policy in Mental Health and Mental Health Services Research, In Press, DOI:10.1007/s10488-009-0233-z, 2009)

Koizumi, N. and Ikeda M., “Relationship between Cadmium Concentration in Brown Rice and SMR or Renal Failure Mortality of the Resident in All Prefectures in Japan” (Accepted for a publication in International Archives of Occupational and Environmental Health, 2009)

Koizumi, N, Murata K, Hayashi C, Nishio H, and Goji J. “High Cadmium Accumulation among Humans and Primates: Comparison across Various Mammalian Species – A Study from Japan” (Biological Trace Element Research, Volume 121, Number 3 / March, 2008)

Koizumi, N., Sockett H., Mayer J. and Wilde J., The Washington DC Chapter in “Report on International Basic Survey on Study of Fifth Grade Students” [In Japanese], Benesse Corp. January 2008

Journal Articles by Laurie Schintler

Schintler, L.A. and G. Galiazzo (2009). Measuring And Visualizing Urban Network Dynamics: A GIS And Graph-Theoretic Approach. Reggiani, A. and P. Nijkamp (eds) Complexity and Spatial Networks: In Search of Simplicity, Springer-Verlag. pp. 209-220.

Schintler, L. A. Review of “Policy Analysis of Transport Networks,” by M. van Geenhuisen, A. Reggiani, and P. Rietveld. Growth and Change 39, no. 4 (2008): 681-683.

Schintler, L. A. “Complex Network Phenomena in Telecommunications Systems.” Networks and Spatial Economics 5, no. 4 (2005): 351-70.

Reggiani, A and L. Schintler (2005). Book review of Urban and Regional Transportation Modeling. Essays in Honor of David Boyce, Papers in Regional Science, Vol. 84 (3).

Journal Articles by Bonnie Stabile

Stabile, Bonnie B. “State Infertility Insurance Law Indicators” World Medical & Health Policy, August 2010, Volume 2, Number 3, Article 2.  Available at

Stabile, Bonnie B. “Stem Cells, Cloning and Political Liberalism” World Medical & Health Policy, May 2010, Volume 2, Number 1, Article 17.  Available at

Stabile, Bonnie B. “What’s the Matter With Kansas? Legislative Debates Over Stem Cell Research in Kansas and Massachusetts” pp. 26 – 39. Politics and the Life Sciences, June 2009, Volume 28, Number 1.

Stabile, Bonnie B. and Susan J. Tolchin “Winning Over A Cynical Public: The Debate Over Stem Cell Research and Other Biotechnologies”, co-authored Chapter 40 with Susan Tolchin, August 2008,  Routledge Handbook of Political Management, Volume Editor: Dennis W. Johnson.