Amy H Herring

Amy H Herring

Sara and Charles Ayres Professor

External address: 
208 Old Chemistry Building, Box 90251, Durham, NC 27709
(919) 684-4210
Office Hours: 
Thursdays 1:30-2:30pm, Fridays 2:00-3:00pm, and by appointment. Feel free to verify via e-mail, as work-related travel may modify availability.

Selected Grants

Component A: BD-STEPS II Core at North Carolina Center for Birth Defects Research and Prevention (NC BDSTEPS II Core) awarded by University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill (Principal Investigator). 2018 to 2023

Reproducibility and Robustness of Dimensionality Reduction awarded by National Institutes of Health (Principal Investigator). 2017 to 2022

Structured nonparametric methods for mixtures of exposures awarded by National Institutes of Health (Co Investigator). 2018 to 2022

Warren, JL, Fuentes, M, Herring, AH, and Langlois, PH. "Spatiotemporal modeling of preterm birth." Handbook of Spatial Epidemiology. April 6, 2016. 649-663.

Laine, JE, Ilievski, V, Richardson, DB, Herring, AH, Stýblo, M, Rubio-Andrade, M, Garcia-Vargas, G, Gamble, MV, and Fry, RC. "Maternal one carbon metabolism and arsenic methylation in a pregnancy cohort in Mexico." Journal of Exposure Science & Environmental Epidemiology 28.5 (September 2018): 505-514. Full Text

Furlong, M, Herring, AH, Goldman, BD, Daniels, JL, Wolff, MS, Engel, LS, and Engel, SM. "Early Life Characteristics and Neurodevelopmental Phenotypes in the Mount Sinai Children's Environmental Health Center." Child Psychiatry and Human Development 49.4 (August 2018): 534-550. Full Text

Benecha, HK, Preisser, JS, Divaris, K, Herring, AH, and Das, K. "Marginalized zero-inflated Poisson models with missing covariates." Biometrical Journal. Biometrische Zeitschrift 60.4 (July 2018): 845-858. Full Text

Hoffman, K, Stapleton, HM, Lorenzo, A, Butt, CM, Adair, L, Herring, AH, and Daniels, JL. "Prenatal exposure to organophosphates and associations with birthweight and gestational length." Environment International 116 (July 2018): 248-254. Full Text

Porter, AK, Wen, F, Herring, AH, Rodríguez, DA, Messer, LC, Laraia, BA, and Evenson, KR. "Reliability and One-Year Stability of the PIN3 Neighborhood Environmental Audit in Urban and Rural Neighborhoods." Journal of Urban Health : Bulletin of the New York Academy of Medicine 95.3 (June 2018): 431-439. Full Text

Engel, SM, Villanger, GD, Nethery, RC, Thomsen, C, Sakhi, AK, Drover, SSM, Hoppin, JA, Zeiner, P, Knudsen, GP, Reichborn-Kjennerud, T, Herring, AH, and Aase, H. "Prenatal Phthalates, Maternal Thyroid Function, and Risk of Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder in the Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort." Environmental Health Perspectives 126.5 (May 10, 2018): 057004-null. Full Text

Evans-Hoeker, EA, Eisenberg, E, Diamond, MP, Legro, RS, Alvero, R, Coutifaris, C, Casson, PR, Christman, GM, Hansen, KR, Zhang, H, Santoro, N, Steiner, AZ, and Reproductive Medicine Network, . "Major depression, antidepressant use, and male and female fertility." Fertility and Sterility 109.5 (May 2018): 879-887. Full Text

Taylor, KW, Troester, MA, Herring, AH, Engel, LS, Nichols, HB, Sandler, DP, and Baird, DD. "Associations between Personal Care Product Use Patterns and Breast Cancer Risk among White and Black Women in the Sister Study." Environmental Health Perspectives 126.2 (February 21, 2018): 027011-null. Full Text

Wheeler, MW, Dunson, DB, and Herring, AH. "Bayesian Local Extremum Splines." Biometrika 104.4 (December 2017): 939-952.

Wheeler, MW, Dunson, DB, and Herring, AH. "Bayesian local extremum splines." Biometrika 104.4 (December 1, 2017): 939-952.


Aylsworth, AS, Lipinski, RJ, Botto, L, Evans, J, Frias, JL, Keppler-Noreuil, KM, Luben, TJ, Maheswaran, A, Pober, BR, Sanders, AP, Scheuerle, A, Stevenson, RE, Olshan, AF, Sulik, KK, and Herring, AH. "UPDATE ON A TIMELINE OF CRITICAL DEVELOPMENTAL STAGES FOR THE TERATOGENIC CAUSATION OF BIRTH DEFECTS." 38th Annual David W. Smith Workshop on Malformations and Morphogenesis. August 26, 2017 - August 29, 2017. Stowe, VT.: WILEY, June 1, 2018.