Publications

1. Abdel Rasoul GM, Abou Salem ME, Mechael AA, Hendy OM, Rohlman DS, Ismail AA. Effects of occupational pesticide exposure on children applying pesticides. Neurotoxicology. 2008 Sep;29(5):833-8. doi: 10.1016/j.neuro.2008.06.009. PubMed PMID: 18662718.

2. Farahat FM, Fenske RA, Olson JR, et al. Chlorpyrifos exposures in Egyptian cotton field workers. Neurotoxicology. 2010;31(3):297-304.

3. Ismail AA, Rohlman DS, Abdel Rasoul GM, Abou Salem ME, Hendy OM. Clinical and biochemical parameters of children and adolescents applying pesticides. Int J Occup Environ Med. 2010 Jul;1(3):132-43. PubMed PMID: 23022799.

4. Farahat FM, Ellison CA, Bonner MR, et al. Biomarkers of chlorpyrifos exposure and effect in Egyptian cotton field workers. Environ Health Perspect. 2011;119(6):801-806.

5Rohlman DS, Anger WK, Lein PJ. Correlating neurobehavioral performance with biomarkers of organophosphorous pesticide exposure. Neurotoxicology. 2011 Mar;32(2):268-76. doi: 10.1016/j.neuro.2010.12.008. Epub 2010 Dec 21. Review. PubMed PMID: 21182866; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3057226.

6. Lein PJ, Bonner MR, Farahat FM, et al. Experimental strategy for translational studies of organophosphorus pesticide neurotoxicity based on real-world occupational exposures to chlorpyrifos. Neurotoxicology. 2012;33(4):660-668.

7. London L, Beseler C, Bouchard MF, Bellinger DC, Colosio C, Grandjean P, Harari R, Kootbodien T, Kromhout H, Little F, Meijster T, Moretto A, Rohlman DS, Stallones L. Neurobehavioral and neurodevelopmental effects of pesticide exposures. Neurotoxicology. 2012 Aug;33(4):887-96. doi: 10.1016/j.neuro.2012.01.004. Epub 2012 Jan 17. PubMed PMID: 22269431; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3371394.

8. Ismail AA, Bodner TE, Rohlman DS. Neurobehavioral performance among agricultural workers and pesticide applicators: a meta-analytic study. Occup Environ Med. 2012 Jul;69(7):457-64. doi: 10.1136/oemed-2011-100204Epub 2012 Jan 19. Review. PubMed PMID: 22267395; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3969985.

9Rohlman DS, Nuwayhid I, Ismail A, Saddik B. Using epidemiology and neurotoxicology to reduce risks to young workers. Neurotoxicology. 2012 Aug;33(4):817-22. doi: 10.1016/j.neuro.2012.02.012. Epub 2012 Feb 25. PubMed PMID: 22394482; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3400703.

10. Crane AL, Abdel Rasoul G, Ismail AA, Hendy O, Bonner MR, Lasarev MR, Al-Batanony M, Singleton ST, Khan K, Olson JR, Rohlman DS. Longitudinal assessment of chlorpyrifos exposure and effect biomarkers in adolescent Egyptian agricultural workers. J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol. 2013 Jul;23(4):356-62. doi: 10.1038/jes.2012.113. Epub 2013 Jan 16. PubMed PMID: 23321857; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3926695.

11. Khan K, Ismail AA, Abdel Rasoul G, Bonner MR, Lasarev MR, Hendy O, Al-Batanony M, Crane AL, Singleton ST, Olson JR, Rohlman DS. Longitudinal assessment of chlorpyrifos exposure and self-reported neurological symptoms in adolescent pesticide applicators. BMJ Open. 2014 Mar 4;4(3):e004177. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2013-004177PubMed PMID: 24595133; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3948636.

12Rohlman DS, Ismail AA, Abdel-Rasoul G, Lasarev M, Hendy O, Olson JR. Characterizing exposures and neurobehavioral performance in Egyptian adolescent pesticide applicators. Metab Brain Dis. 2014 Sep;29(3):845-55. doi: 10.1007/s11011-014-9565-9Epub 2014 May 16. PubMed PMID: 24833556; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4465098.

13. Callahan CL, Al-Batanony M, Ismail AA, Abdel-Rasoul G, Hendy O, Olson JR, Rohlman DS, Bonner MR. Chlorpyrifos exposure and respiratory health among adolescent agricultural workers. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2014 Dec;11(12):13117-29. doi:10.3390/ijerph111213117PubMed PMID: 25590099; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4276666

14. Singleton ST, Lein PJ, Dadson OA, McGarrigle BP, Farahat FM, Farahat T, Bonner MR, Fenske RA, Galvin K, Lasarev MR, Anger WK, Rohlman DS, Olson JR. Longitudinal assessment of occupational exposures to the organophosphorous insecticides chlorpyrifos and profenofos in Egyptian cotton field workers. Int J Hyg Environ Health. 2015 Mar;218(2):203 11. doi: 10.1016/j.ijheh.2014.10.005. Epub 2014 Nov 7. PubMed PMID: 25466362; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4323691.

15Tshala-Katumbay D, Mwanza JC, Rohlman DS, Maestre G, Oriá RB. A global perspective on the influence of environmental exposures on the nervous system. Nature. 2015 Nov 19;527(7578):S187-92. doi: 10.1038/nature16034. Review. PubMed PMID: 26580326; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4772865. 

16Rohlman DS, Ismail AA, Rasoul GA, Bonner MR, Hendy O, Mara K, Wang K, Olson JR. A 10-month prospective study of organophosphorus pesticide exposure and neurobehavioral performance among adolescents in Egypt. Cortex. 2016 Jan;74:383-95. doi: 10.1016/j.cortex.2015.09.011. Epub 2015 Oct 20. PubMed PMID: 26687929; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4786370. 

17. Ismail AA, Bonner MR, Hendy O, Abdel Rasoul G, Wang K, Olson JR, Rohlman DS. Comparison of neurological health outcomes between two adolescent cohorts exposed to pesticides in Egypt. PLoS One. 2017 Feb 23;12(2):e0172696. PubMed PMID: 28231336.

18. Ismail AA, Wang K, Olson JR, Bonner MR,  Hendy O, Abdel Rasoul G, Rohlman DS. The impact of repeated organophosphorus pesticide exposure on biomarkers and neurobehavioral outcomes among adolescent pesticide applicators. Journal of Toxicology and Environmental Health, Part A Current Issues 2017. doi: 10.1080/15287394.2017.1362612

19. Callahan CL, Hamad LA, Olson JR, Ismail AA, Abdel-Rasoul G, Hendy O, Rohlman DS, Bonner MR. Longitudinal assessment of occupational determinants of chlorpyrifos exposure in adolescent pesticide workers in Egypt. International Journal of Hygiene and Environmental Health 2017. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijheh.2017.09.006

20. Kasemy ZA, Kamel GM, Abdel-Rasoul GM, Ismail AA. Environmental and Health Effects of Benzene Exposure among Egyptian Taxi Drivers. Journal of Environmental and Public Health 2019;2019:1–6. doi:10.1155/2019/7078024.

Publications Under Review

1. Rohlman DS, Ismail AA, Bonner MR, Abdel Rasoul GM, Hendy OM, Ortega L, Wang K, Olson JR. Occupational Pesticide Exposure and Symptoms of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder in Adolescent Pesticide Applicators in Egypt. (Under Review)

Presentations

1. Abdel Rasoul GM, Ismail A, Rohlman DS. (November, 2009) Evaluating Health Effects in Adolescent Pesticide Applicators. Presented at the Brain Disorder in the Developing World Network Meeting, Bethesda MD.

2. Abdel Rasoul GM, Rohlman DS, Abou Salem ME, Mechael AA, Hendy OM, Ismail AA. (November, 2009). Health Profiles of Children Working as Pesticide Applicators. Presented at the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, Washington, DC.

3. Rohlman, DS, Ismail A, Olson JR, Hendy O, Abdel Rasoul G. (June, 2010). Pesticide Exposure and Neurobehavioral Performance in Adolescent Pesticide Applicators. Presented at the 26th International Neurotoxicology Conference, Portland, OR.

4. Ismail A, Abdel Rasoul GM, Rohlman DS. (November, 2010) Evaluating Health Effects in Adolescent Pesticide Applicators. Presented at the 138th Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Denver, CO.

5. Ismail AA, (March, 2011). Testing Reliability of the Behavioral Assessment and Research System in Arabic Speaking Adults. Presented at the Medical Research Day at Jazan University, Jazan, KSA.

6. Ismail AA, Anger WK, Rohlman DS (June, 2011). Evaluating Testing System Transitions: Correlation of BARS Tests on Different Operating Systems. Presented at the 13th International Neurotoxicology Association & 11th International Symposium on Neurobehavioral Methods and Effects in Occupational and Environmental Health, Xi’an, China.

7. Rohlman DS, Ismail AA, Abdel Rasoul G, Olson JR, Hendy O (June, 2011). The Impact of Pesticide Exposure in Adolescents across an Application Season. Presented at the 13th International Neurotoxicology Association & 11th International Symposium on Neurobehavioral Methods and Effects in Occupational and Environmental Health, Xi’an, China.

8. Ismail A. (June, 2011). Surveying Adolescents Working in Agriculture In Egypt. Presented at the 13th International Neurotoxicology Association & 11th International Symposium on Neurobehavioral Methods and Effects in Occupational and Environmental Health, Xi’an, China.

9. Rohlman DS, Abdel Rasoul G, Ismail A, Olson JR, Crane A, Hendy O. (November, 2011). Occupational Pesticide Exposure in Egyptian Adolescents. Presented at the Brain Disorder in the Developing World Network Meeting, Bethesda, MD.

10. Rohlman DS. (March, 2012). Neurobehavioral Effects of Chronic Organophosphorus Pesticide Exposures in Children. Presented at the International Congress on Occupational Health, Cancun, MX.

11. Khan KK, Abdel Rasoul GM, Ismail AA, Olson JR and Rohlman DS. (November 2012). Longitudinal Assessment of Neurotoxicity and Biomarker Levels among Adolescents and Adults Occupationally Exposed to Pesticides. Presented at Global Health Symposium, College of Public Health, The University of Iowa.

12. Ismail AA. (June 2013). Neurological Disorders among Adolescent Egyptian Pesticide Applicators. Presented at the 11th SONA International Conference, Rabat, Morocco.

13. Olson JR. (June 2013). Longitudinal Assessment of Neurotoxicity and Biomarker Levels among Adolescents and Adults Occupationally Exposed to Pesticides. Presented at the 11th SONA International Conference, Rabat, Morocco.

14. Rohlman DS. (2013). Continuing Our Travels on the Nile: Health Effects Associated with Pesticide Workers in Egypt. Human Toxicology Seminar Series, Iowa City, IA.

15. Ismail AA, Olson JR, Abdel Rasoul G, Hendy O, Rohlman DS (November 2013). Characterizing Exposure and Health Effects Among Adolescent Pesticide Applicators in a One-Year Longitudinal Study. Presented at the 12th Conference of the Scientific Committee on Neurotoxicology and Psychophysiology of the International Commission on Occupational Health (ICOH), Cape Town, South Africa.

16. Khan K, Ismail A, Abdel Rasoul G, Bonner M, Lasarev M, Crane A, Singleton S, Hendy OM, Olson JR, Rohlman DS (March 2013). Longitudinal Assessment of Chlorpyrifos Exposure and Self-Reported Neurological Symptoms in Adolescent Pesticide Applicators. Presented at the Society of Toxicology 52nd Annual Meeting, San Antonio, TX.

17.Rohlman DS (2013). Children, Agriculture and Pesticide Exposure. Presented at University of Buffalo, Buffalo, NY.

18. Rohlman DS (2013). International Research on Neurotoxic Health Effects: Challenges and Rewards. Presented at the Occupational and Environmental Health Departmental Seminar, Iowa City, IA.

19. Abdel Rasoul GM. (April 2014). Longitudinal Assessment of Exposures, Symptoms and Neurobehavioral Performance in Egyptian Adolescent Pesticide Applicators (poster presentation). Presented at The 2nd Asian Clinical Congress (ACC2), Kyoto, Japan.

20. Singleton ST, Knaak JB, Ellison CA, McDougall R, Rohlman DS, Anger WK, Farahat T, Farahat FM, Olson JR (March 2014). A Physiologically-Based Pharmacokinetic and Pharmacodynamic (PBPK/PD) Model of Daily Chlorpyrifos Exposure in Egyptian Agricultural Workers.  Annual Meeting Society of Toxicology. Phoenix AZ.

21. Olson JR, Singleton ST, Dadson OA, Bonner MR, Farahat T, Farahat FM, Rasoul GA, Ismail AA, Hendy O, Anger WK, Rohlman DS (March 2014). Biomarkers of Chlorpyrifos and Profenofos Exposure and Effect in Adult and Adolescent Egyptian Cotton Field Workers. Annual Meeting Society of Toxicology. Phoenix AZ.

22. Callahan C. (August 2014). Chlorpyrifos Exposure and Respiratory Health among Adolescent Pesticide Applicators. Presented at International Society of Environmental Epidemiology, Seattle Washington.

23. Ismail A, Abdel Rasoul G, Bonner MR, Hendy OM, Lasarev MR, Khan K, Al-Batanony MA, Olson JR, Rohlman DS (November 2014) . Longitudinal Assessment of Exposures, Symptoms and Neurobehavioral Performance in Egyptian Adolescent Pesticide Applicators. Presented at the 10th Anniversary Symposium for Brain Directors for the Brain Disorders in the Developing World: Research across the Life Span (BRAIN), Bethesda, Maryland.

24. Rohlman DS, Abdel Rasoul G, Ismail A, Bonner MR, Hendy OM, Hamad L, Khan K, Al-Batanony MA, Olson JR (November 2014). Building Research Capacity in Egypt through Education and Training. Presented at the 10th Anniversary Symposium for Brain Directors for the Brain Disorders in the Developing World: Research across the Life Span (BRAIN), Bethesda, Maryland.

25. Rohlman DS, Abdel-Rasoul G, Ismail AA, Bonner M, Hendy O, Khan K, Olson JR (2014). Exposures, Symptoms, and Neurobehavioral Performance: A Longitudinal Study of Adolescent Pesticide Applicators . 7th International Symposium: Safety & Health in Agricultural & Rural Populations: Global Perspectives; Saskatoon, SK, Canada.

26. Olson JR, Rasoul GA, Ismail AA, Hendy O, Hamad L, Singleton ST, Bonner MR, Khan K and Rohlman DS (March 2015), Longitudinal Assessment of Exposures to Chlorpyrifos and Profenofos in Adolescent Egyptian Agriculture Workers. Presented at the Society of Toxicology (SOT) 54th Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA.

27. Rohlman DS, Ismail AA, Abdel Rasoul G, Bonner MR, Olson J, Hendy O (June 2015). Occupational Pesticide Exposure in Adolescents: Biomarkers, Neurobehavioral Performance and Health Outcomes. Presented at the International Society for Agricultural Safety and Health (ISASH), Normal, IL.

28. Rohlman DS, Ismail AA, Abdel Rasoul GM, Bonner MR, Hendy OM, Ortega L, Wang K, Olson JR (2016). Chlorpyrifos Exposure and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder Symptoms in Egyptian Adolescent Pesticide Applicators. International Society for Agricultural Safety and Health Annual Conference, Lexington, KY.

29. Ismail AA, Hendy OM, Abdel Rasoul GM, Bonner MR, Mara K, Wang K, Olson JR, Rohlman DS (April 2016). Neurobehavioral Performance among Adolescents Expose to Organophosphorus Pesticides: A longitudinal 10-month Study. Presented at College of Public Health Research Week, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA.

30. Ismail AA, Olson JR, Rohlman DS (2016). Effect of repeated exposure to organophosphorus pesticides on neurobehavioral performance and biological markers among adolescent pesticide applicators. Presented at the first Annual Occupational Health & Safety Research Conference, Iowa City, IA.

31. Ismail AA, Abdel Rasoul G, Bonner MR, Hendy O, Mara K, Wang K, Olson JR, and Rohlman DS (March 2016). Organophosphorous Pesticide Exposure and Neurobehavioral Performance among Adolescents in Egypt: A Ten-Month Prospective Study. Presented at Society of Toxicology (SOT) 55th Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA.

32. Rohlman DS, Ismail AA, Abdel Rasoul G, Bonner MR, Hendy O, Ortega L, Wang K, and Olson JR (March 2016). Occupational Pesticide Exposure and Parental Report of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder in Adolescent Pesticide Applicators in Egypt. Presented at Society of Toxicology (SOT) 55th Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA.

33. Himmel M, McGarrigle B, Singh R, Ismail A, Abdel Rasoul G, Hendy O, Bonner M, Rohlman D, Aga D, and Olson J (March 2016). Pyrethroid Metabolism and Exposure Assessment in Egyptian Agricultural Workers. Presented at Society of Toxicology (SOT) 55th Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA.

34. Rohlman DS, Neurotoxicity of Organophosphorus Pesticides in Adolescents (2016). Presented at the 21st International Symposium on Microsomes and Drug Oxidations (MDO), Davis, CA.

35. Ismail AA, Hendy O, Olson JR, Wang K, Abdel Rasoul G, Bonner MR, Rohlman DS (November 2016). Changes in Adolescent Liver and Kidney Functions across the Pesticide Application Season. Presented at the Central States Society of Toxicology, the University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA.

36. Okeke BC, Rohlman DS, Ismail A, Abdel Rasoul G, Hendy O, Wang K, Bonner M, Olson JR (November 2016). Changes in biomarkers related to λ-Cyhalothrin pesticide exposure in adolescent applicators and non-applicators. Presented at the Central States Society of Toxicology, the University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA.

37. Okeke BC, Rohlman DS, Ismail A, Abdel Rasoul GA, Hendy O, Wang K, Bonner M, Olson JR (November 2016). Changes in biomarkers related to λ-Cyhalothrin pesticide exposure in adolescent applicators and non-applicators (Poster Presentation). Presented at the American College of Toxicology Conference, Baltimore, MD.

38. Ismail AA, Hendy OM, Abdel Rasoul G, Wang K, Olson JR, Bonner MR, Rohlman DS (March 2017). Liver and Kidney Functions among Adolescent Pesticide Applicators: A Longitudinal Study. Presented at the 56th Annual Meeting of the Society of Toxicology, Baltimore, MD.

39. Rohlman DS, Ismail AA, Wang K, Olson JR, Bonner MR, Hendy OM, Abdel Rasoul G (March 2017). The Impact of Repeated Organophosphorus Pesticide Exposure on Biomarkers and Neurobehavioral Outcomes. Presented at the 56th Annual Meeting of the Society of Toxicology, Baltimore, MD.

40. Okeke BC, Rohlman DS, Ismail AA, Abdel Rasoul G, Hendy OM, Bonner MR, Wang K, Olson JR (March 2017). Changes in Biomarkers of Pyrethroid Exposure in Adolescents. Presented at the 56th Annual Meeting of the Society of Toxicology, Baltimore, MD.

41. Peppriell A, Callahan CL, Olson JR, Chi LH, Abdel Rasoul G, Ismail AA, Hendy OM, Hamad L, Bonner MR, Rohlman DS (March 2017). Longitudinal Assessment of Occupational and Environmental Exposures to Chlorpyrifos in Adolescent Egyptian Agriculture Workers. Presented at the 56th Annual Meeting of the Society of Toxicology, Baltimore, MD.

Seminars and Lectures

1. Rohlman DS (2013).Continuing Our Travels on the Nile: Health Effects Associated with Pesticide Workers in Egypt. Human Toxicology Seminar Series, Iowa City, IA.