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Jayakaran Job, MD, DrPH
Professor, Preventive Medicine
School of Medicine
Professor, School of Public Health
School of Public Health
Professor, Medicine
School of Medicine
Professor, School of Public Health
School of Public Health
Presentations    General Academic Presentation
  • Job, J S. (July 7-12, 2014) The Non-Communicable Disease Pandemic: Can we stop it? The 2nd Global Conference on Health and Lifestyle. Sponsored by the General Conference of SDAs Health Ministries, Geneva, Switzerland.

    ( 9/2014 )
  • Job J S. Infectious Diseases—A Global Perspective.  Seminar for the Preventive Medicine Residency Program. Preventive Medicine Department, Loma Linda University School of Medicine, Loma Linda, CA. October 23, 2006 ( 9/2014 )
  • Grantsmanship for Health Professionals. J S Job.  Seminar for Fellows Program sponsored by the Division of Neonatal Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Loma Linda University School of Medicine, Loma Linda, CA.  October 19, 2005.

    ( 9/2014 )
  • Invited speaker on “Emerging Diseases of public health importance” at the Asia Public Health 2000 conference held in Trivandrum, Kerala State, India from November 4-13, 1997.  Also served as consultant in the workshop that was held concurrently to discuss public health related concerns in Asia.  Sponsored by the Johns Hopkins University and the Ministry of Health, Kerala State, India.

    ( 9/2014 )
  • Conducted a Loma Linda University-sponsored workshop on “Grantwriting and program planning for health professionals” and provided technical consultative services for Adventist Health International: Haiti in Port-au Prince, Haiti, January 21-23, 1998.

    ( 9/2014 )
  Research Presentations -- International
  • Singh P, Yel D, Sovann S, Khieng S, Job J, Rudatsikira E, Petersen F, Knutsen S, Ferry L.  Beliefs about ‘Smoke-free’ areas and tobacco use among Cambodian adults vary by gender. Poster presentation at the 11th Annual Meeting of the Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco (SRNT) and the 7th Annual SRNT European Conference, Prague, Czech Republic, March 20-23, 2005 ( 9/2014 )
  • Ferry L, Petersen F, Rudatsikira E, Job, J, Knutsen S, Khieng S, Cheng O, Vorn V,  Sovann S.  Cambodian Medical Students Tobacco Use and Beliefs: Healthy Doc: Healthy Patient Study. .  Poster presentation at the 11th Annual Meeting of the Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco (SRNT) and the 7th Annual SRNT European Conference, Prague, Czech Republic, March 20-23, 2005.

    ( 9/2014 )
  • Rudatsikira E, Job, J S, Ferry, L, Knutsen S et al.  Certificate of Tobacco Prevention and Control: A New Approach to Educate Health Professionals.  Poster presentation at the 11th Annual Meeting of the Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco (SRNT) and the 7th Annual SRNT European Conference, Prague, Czech Republic, March 20-23, 2005 ( 9/2014 )
  • Singh, P, Daravuth Y, Eng C, Job, J et al.  Maternal tobacco use and maternal malnutrition associated with increased infant mortality rates in Cambodia.  The 14th World Conference on Tobacco or Health, March 8-12, 2009, Mumbai, India.

    Other accepted submissions (in which J S Job is also listed as a co-author) at the above conference:

    1. Healthy Doc--Healthy Patient survey: Cambodian medical students’ tobacco-related beliefs and practices;

    2. Healthy Doc--Healthy Patient survey: Lao People’s Democratic Republic (PDR) medical students’ tobacco-related beliefs and practices;

    3. Buddhist beliefs about tobacco use among adults in Cambodia: Findings from a National Survey.

    ( 9/2014 )
  • Rudatsikira E, Job, JS, Knutsen, S. . "Certificate of Tobacco Prevention and Control: A New approach to educate health professionals." 7th Annual Society for Research on Nicotine/Tobacco. Prague, Czech Republic ( 3/2005 )
  • E Rudatsikira, J Job, Ferry L etal. "Tobacco Prevention and Research Capacity Building in Cambodia and Lao PDR." 7th Asia Pacific Conference on Tobacco or Health. Gyeongju Hilton Hotel, S Korea ( 9/2004 )
  • Singh, P, Ferry L, Job, JS et al. "Knowledge and Attitudes about tobacco use among rural Cambodian adults vary by gender." 7th Asia Pacific Conference on Tobacco or Health. Gyeongju Hilton Hotel, S Korea ( 9/2004 )
  Research Presentations -- National
  • Phillips R, Merritt TA, Mitchell R, Goldstein MR, Job, Jayakaran, Rudatsikira E.  Prevention 
    of post-partum smoking relapse in mothers of infants in the neonatal intensive care unit.
    The 2010 Pediatric Academic Societies (PAS) Annual Meeting. Vancouver, BC, Canada,
    May 1-4, 2010.
    ( 9/2014 )
  • Rudatsikira, E, Job, J S et al.  Association between Mothers' Use of Traditional Healers and Immunization among Haitian Children. Oral presentation at the 2007 Society for Epidemiologic Research (SER) Annual Meeting in Boston, Massachusettes, June 17, 2007. (Abstract #652)

    ( 9/2014 )
  • Ramsey, N, Job, JS, Arole S, Arole, R.  Empowering adolescent girls: Study based at Comprehensive Rural Health Project in Jamkhed, India.  Poster presentation at the 134th Annual Meeting and Exposition, American Public Health Association (APHA), November 4-8, 2006, Boston, Massachusettes. (Abstract 127912)

    ( 9/2014 )
  • Lopez JR, Singh PN, Yel D,  Job J, Ferry L, Knutsen S. Variables associated with Tobacco use 
    during Pregnancy: Findings from a Nationwide sample of Cambodian Women. Am J Epidemiol
    2010; 171(Suppl):S638
    ( 9/2014 )
  • De Borba-Silva, M., Singh, P., Dos Santos, H., Job, J. S., Brink, T. L., &Montgomery, S.(2013, April 19). The Growing Fad of Hookah Waterpipe Use among Four-Year and Two-Year (Community) College Students.  Presented at 64th Annual Meeting of Society for Public Health Education (SOPHE),Orlando FL.

    ( 8/2014 )
  • De Borba-Silva, M., Singh, P., Dos Santos, H., Job, J. S., Brink, T. L., & Montgomery, S.(2013, March 1). Hookah. Presented at Annual State Meeting Health Services Association of California Community Colleges (HSACCC), Temecula CA. ( 8/2014 )
  • De Borba-Silva, M., Singh, P., Dos Santos, H., Job, J. S., Brink, T. L., & Montgomery, S. (2013, May 30-31). Collegiate Hookah Waterpipe Use:Urgent Need for Prevention, Cessation, and Control Measures.  2013 Annual Meeting of American College Health Association (ACHA), Boston MA.



    ( 8/2014 )
  • Singh P, Job JS et al. "Design, validation and administration of a nationwide survey of adult tobacco use in Cambodia." 13th World Conf on Tobacco or Health. Washington DC ( 7/2007 )
  • Rudatsikira E, Job, JS et al. "Assoc between mother's use of traditional healers among Haitian children." Soc of Epidem Research (SER). Boston, MA ( 6/2007 )
  • Ramsey N, Job, JS et al. "Empowering Adolescent Girls: JAMKHED, India experience." 134th Annual Meeting SPHA. Boston, MA ( 11/2006 )
  • Singh P, Daravuth Y, Sinn S, Job J, Rudatsikira E, Petersen F, Montgomery S, Ferry L, Knutsen S.  Design, validation, and administration of a nationwide survey of adult tobacco use in Cambodia.  The 13th World Conference on Tobacco or Health.  Washington DC, USA, July 12-15, 2006.

    ( 7/2006 )
  • Singh, P, Job, JS et al.  Validity and Reliability of Survey Items on Tobacco Use among Cambodian Adults.  Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco (SRNT), 12th Annual Meeting, Feb 15-18, 2006. Orlando, Florida.

    ( 2/2006 )
  • Rudatsikira E, Job, JS, Ferry L et al.  Web-based Certificate in Tobacco Control Methods. Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco (SRNT), 12th Annual Meeting, Feb 15-18, 2006. Orlando, Florida.

    ( 2/2006 )
  • Gaede D, Montgomery S, Job, JS. "Readiness factors for teaching abstinence-based HIV/AIDS programs." 132nd Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association. Washington DC ( 11/2004 )
  Poster Presentation
  • Natto Z, Singh P, Job J, Knutsen S. Cotinine Levels among Betel Quid Users and Cigarette 
    Smokers In Cambodia: A Comparative Study. Am J Epidemiol 2010;171(Suppl):S118
    ( 9/2014 )
  • Singh PN, Batech M, Wiafe S, Oshiro B, Chinnock R, Morris T, Job, J.  Spatial and Temporal trends in Maternal Tobacco Use in San Bernardino County: Effects of Migration and Economic Recession?  Am J Epidemiol; 173 (Suppl): S43, June 2011(3rd North American Congress in Epidemiology). ( 9/2014 )
  • Urankar Y. Kwon D, Job J, Singh P. Burden of Oral Cancer Cases attributable to Smokeless 
    Tobacco Use in Cambodia: Findings From A National Prevalence Survey. Monday, Westin
    Convention Center, Pittsburgh.  April 11, 2011
    http://www.nationaloralhealthconference.com/docs/2011%20Abstracts.pdf ( 9/2014 )
  • Singh PN, Natto Z, Yel D, Job J, Ferry L, Knutsen S. Betel Quid Use and Traditional Medicine
    in Relation to Infectious Disease Outcomes In Cambodia. Am J Epidemiol 2010;171(Suppl):S136
    ( 9/2014 )
  • Neergaard J, Singh PN, Job J, Montgomery S. Waterpipe Smoking and Nicotine Exposure: A Review and Meta-Analysis of the Current Evidence. 13th Annual Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco Meeting (Austin, Texas) ( 5/2007 ) Link... ( 9/2014 )
  • Ferry L, Petersen F, Vongphosy M, Somsamouth K, Kongsayasak A, Sengphacham P, 
    Boualay M, Phommaseng S, Job J, Rudatsikira E, Singh P, Knutsen S, Frank E.  Lao
    medical students’ health behaviors (tobacco, alcohol, and exercise) and preventive
    counseling beliefs (Healthy Doc-Healthy Patient).  13th World Conference on Tobacco or Health
    Washington DC, USA, July 12-15, 2006. http://2006.confex.com/uicc/wctoh/techprogram/P8956.HTM
    ( 7/2006 )
  • Ferry L, Petersen F, Sunbaunat Ka, Yel D, Sin S, Vorn V, Chengli B, Job J, Rudatsikira E,
    Singh P, Knutsen S, Frank E.  Cambodian medical students’ health behaviors (tobacco,
    alcohol, and exercise) and preventive counseling beliefs (Healthy Doc-Healthy Patient). 
    13th World Conference on Tobacco or Health.  Washington DC, USA, July 12-15, 2006.
    http://2006.confex.com/uicc/wctoh/techprogram/P7386.HTM
    ( 7/2006 )