Laura S. Rozek, Ph.D.

Laura Rozek

Associate Professor in Environmental Health Sciences

Associate Director, SPH Office of Global Public Health

6630 SPH Tower      Vcard icon
1415 Washington Heights
Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109-2029

Office: (734) 615-9816; Fax: (734) 763-8095


Website(s): Rozek Lab Website

Curriculum Vitae (PDF)

Courses Taught

EHS500: Principles of Environmental Health Sciences    Syllabus (PDF)
EHS504: Genes and the Environment
PUBHLTH305: The Environment And Human Health    Syllabus (PDF)


Ph.D., Epidemiologic Sciences, University of Michigan, 2005
M.A., Statistics, University of Michigan, 2005
M.S., Epidemiology, University of Washington, 1999
B.S., University of Notre Dame, Biology, 1994

Selected Publications

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Zhang, Y., Y.H. Lin, T.D. Johnson, L.S. Rozek and M.A. Sartor (2014). PePr: a peak-calling prioritization pipeline to identify consistent or differential peaks from replicated ChIP-Seq data. Bioinformatics, 39(18), 2568-75.

Park, Y., M.E. Figuroa, L.S. Rozek and M.A. Sartor (2014). MethylSig: a whole genome DNA methylation analysis pipeline. Bioinfomatics, 30(17), 2414-22.

Arthur A.E., K.E. Peterson, J. Shen, Z. Djuric, J.M. Taylor, J.R. Hebert, S.A. Duffy, L.A. Peterson, E.L. Bellile, J.R. Whitfield, D.B. Chepeha, M.J. Schipper, G.T. Wolf and L.A. Rozek (2014). Diet and proinflammatory cytokine levels in head and neck squamous cell carcinoma. Cancer, 120(17), 2704-12.

Virani S, H. Sirplung H, L.S. Rozek LS and R. Meza (2014). Escalating burden of breast cancer in southern Thailand: Analysis of 1990-2010 incidence and prediction of future trends Cancer Epidemiology, 38(3), 235-43.

Ramnath N, E. Nadal, C.K. Jeon, J. Sandoval, J. Colacino, L.S. Rozek, P.J. Christensen, M. Esteller, D.G. Beer and S.H. Kim (2014). Epigenetic regulation of vitamin D metabolism in human lung adenocarcinoma. Journal Thoracic Oncology, 9(4), 473-82.

Darr, O.A., J.A. Colacino, A.L. Tang, J.B. McHugh, E.L. Bellile, C.R. Bradford, M.P. Prince, D.B. Chepeha, L.S. Rozek and J.S. Moyer (2014). Epigenetic alterations in metastatic cutaneous carcinoma. Head Neck, Epub ahead of print.

Rozek, L.S., D.C. Dolinoy, M.A. Sartor and G.S. Omenn (2014). Epigenetics: relevance and implications for public health. Annu Rev Public Health, 35, 105-22.

Colacino, J.A., A.E. Arthur, K.K.Ferguson and L.S. Rozek (2014). Dietary antioxidant and anti-inflammatory intake modifies the effect of cadmium exposure on markers of systemic inflammation and oxidative stress. Environmental Research, 131, 6-12.

Kim J.H,, M.A. Sartor, L.S. Rozek, C. Faulk, O.S. Anderson, T.R. Jones, M.S. Nahar and D.C. Dolinoy (2014). Perinatal bisphenol A exposure promotes dose-dependent alterations of the mouse methylome. BMC Genomics

Chinn S.B., M.E. Spector, E.L. Bellile, L.S. Rozek, T. Lin, T.N.Teknos, M.E. Prince, C.R. Bradford, S.G. Urba, T.E. Carey, A. Eisbruch, G.T. Wolf, F.P. Worden and D.B. Chepeha (2014). Efficacy of induction selection chemotherapy vs primary surgery for patients with advanced oral cavity carcinoma. JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg, 140(2), 134-42.