DEPARTMENT OF ANTHROPOLOGY
PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES SUMMARY
FOR JULY 1, 1997 TO JUNE 30, 1998

 

 

I. Publications, Performances, Exhibits

 

Berman, Mary Jane

Exhibit co-curated with Charlene Dixon Hutcheson.  "Baskets Hidden by Time."  On exhibit Bahamas Department of Archives, Nassau, Bahamas.

 

Kaplan, Jay R.

Kaplan JR, Manuck SB.  Using ethological principles to study psychosocial influences on coronary atherosclerosis in monkeys. Acta Physiol Scand 1997; 161 (Suppl 640): 96-99.

Kaplan JR, Muldoon MF, Manuck SB, Mann JJ.  Assessing the observed relationship between low cholesterol and violence-related mortality: implications for suicide risk.  Ann NY Acad Sci 1997; 836: 57-80. 

Manuck SB, Adams MR, McCaffery JM, Kaplan JR.  Behaviorally elicited heart rate reactivity and atherosclerosis in ovariectomized cynomolgus monkeys Macaca fascicularis. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 1997; 17: 1774-1779.

Kaplan Jr, Klein KP, Manuck SB. Cholesterol meets Darwin: public health and evolutionary implications of the cholesterol-serotonin hypothesis.  Evolutionary Anthropology 1997; 6(1): 28-37.

Skantze HB, Kaplan J, Pettersson K, Manuck S, Blomqvist N, Kyes R, Williams K, Bondjers G.  Psychosocial stress causes endothelial injury in cynomolgus monkeys via B1-adrenoceptor activation. Atherosclerosis 1998; 136: 153-161.

Skantze HB, Kaplan J, Bondjers G, Manuck S, Pettersson K. Endothelial injury and leukocyte adherence in Houtehen preparations from coronary arteries and aorta of cynomolgus monkeys.  Atherosclerosis 1998; 136: 33-42.

Nader MA, Grant KA, Mach RH, Gage HD, Ehrenkaufer RL, Kaplan JR, Prioleau O, Nader SH.  Interactions of stress with cocaine on dopamine D2 receptor density as determined by positron emission tomography studies in monkeys.  Soc Neurosci Abstr 1997; 23: 1105.

Kaplan JR, Williamson V. A modest reduction in detiary fats is associated with increased aggression in stumptailed macaques (Macaca fascicularis).  Am J Phys Anthropol Suppl 26: 132, 1998.

 

Weaver, David S.

1997 (with Tafline C. Crawford) Analysis of the Human Skeletal Remains from the Porter Site (31 WK6) Wilkes, County, North Carolina.  Laboratory of Physical Anthropology, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC.

1998 Analysis of Human Skeletal Remains - The Harvest Drive Case. Forensic Anthropology Report submitted to the Office of Medical Examiners, the Winston-Salem Police Department, and the Forsyth County Sheriff's Department.  Laboratory of Physical Anthropology, Wake Forest University.

1998 Forensic Aspects of Fetal and Neonatal Skeletons. In: Forensic Osteology.  K.J. Reichs, ed.  C.C. Thomas, Pub. pp. 187-199.

Woodall, J. Ned

(with Stephen T. Trage and Roger Kirchen) Gunflint Production in the Monti Lessini, Italy.  Historical Archaeology, vol. 31, pp. 15-27.

II. Papers and Presentations

 

Berman, Mary Jane

(with Charlene Dixon Hutcheson)  "Baskets Hidden by Time."  Poster session (3 day) presented at the 17th International Association of Caribbean Archaeology Meetings, Nassau, Bahamas, July 1997.

 

Kaplan, Jay R.

"Assessing the biology of behavior in the laboratory, a personal journey from state to trait," NIMH Workshop It's not just context, Rockford, MD, January 28-29, 1998.

"A modest reduction in dietary fats is associated with increased aggression in stumptailed macaques," Annual Meeting of the American Association of Physical Anthropologists, Salt Lake City, UT, April 1-5, 1998.

"Cholesterol meets Darwin and behaviors badly: what we know about dietary lipids and behavior."  Presidential Address, Academy of Behavioral Medicine Research, Tucson, AZ, June 4-8, 1997.

 

Tefft, Stanton K.

"Perspectives on Panethnogenesis: The Case of the Montagnards." Association of Asian Studies, Charlottesville, VA, January 16-18, 1998.

Weaver, David S.

(with M.K. Sandford, G. Bogdan, and G.E. Kissling) Treponematosis in the Prehistoric Caribbean, North Carolina Coast and Kentucky: Paleoepidemiological and evolutionary perspectives. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Association of Physical Anthropologists, Salt Lake City, UT, April 3, 1998.

(with M.K. Sandford, G. Bogdan, and G.E. Kissling) Treponematosis in the Prehistoric Caribbean, North Carolina Coast and Kentucky: Diagnostic Considerations.  Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Association of Physical Anthropologists, Salt Lake City, UT, April 3, 1998.

(with M.K. Sandford, G. Bogdan, and G.E. Kissling) Perspectives on the Diagnosis, Paleopidemiology and Evolution of Treponemal Disease in the New World.  Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Paleopathology Association, Salt Lake City, UT, April 1, 1998.

(with M.K. Sandford, C. Marcello, G. Bogdan, and G.E. Kissling) Preliminary Analyses of the Skeletal Pathology from the Barrett Site: Cranial Lesions.  Poster presented at the Paleopathology Association, Salt Lake City, UT, April 1, 1998.

(with D. Guida, G. Bogdan, and G.E. Kissling) Preliminary Analyses of Skeletal Pathology from the Barrett Site: Postcranial Lesions. Poster presented at the Paleopathology Association, Salt Lake City, UT, April 1, 1998.

 

Woodall J.Ned

"Prehistory and Early History of the Northwest North Carolina Piedmont." North Carolina Archaeological Society, May 29-30, 1998, Winston-Salem.

(with Aaron E.Russell) "The Roles of Archaeology and Ideology in the Reconstruction of an Eighteenth Century North Carolina Moravian Dwelling."  31st annual meeting of the Society for Historical Archaeology, Atlanta, GA, January 6-10, 1998.

"Mississippian Expansion on the Eastern Frontier: One Strategy in the North Carolina Piedmont."  54th Annual Southeastern Archaeological Conference, Baton Rouge, LA, November 5-8, 1997.

 

III. Editorships, Offices, and Consultancies

 

Berman, Mary Jane

Bahamas National Trust (100 hours).   Grand Bahama, Deadman Reef Site, July-August 1997.

 

Kaplan, Jay R.

Associate Editor, American Journal of Primatology. 

Immediate Past President, Academy of Behavioral Medicine Research.

National Institute of Mental Health, ad hoc grant reviews, 5%.

National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, ad hoc grant reviews, 5%.

 

Tefft, Stanton K.

Montagnard-Dega Association. 10-15 hours per week, unpaid.

 

Weaver, David S. 

Member for the Program Committee for the annual meetings of the American Association of Physical Anthropologists.

Member of the Student Presentation Prize Committee at the annual meetings of the American Association of Physical Anthropologists.

North Carolina Office of State Archaeology, consultant human osteology (as needed, no fee).

Forsyth County Medical Examiners, consultant in forensic anthropology (as needed, no fee).

North Carolina Office of State Archaeology, consultant in human osteology (as needed, no fee).

Forsyth County Medical Examiners, consultant in forensic anthropology (as needed, no fee).

 

Woodall, J. Ned

State Representative, Society for American Archaeology Government Affair's Committee.

 

IV. External Grants Received 

 

Berman, Mary Jane  

$28,628.00.  General Operating Support Institute of Museum Services.

Woodall, J. Ned

$4,100.00.  Gunflint Economy of Northern Italy, Gladys Kriebel Delmas Foundation.

$4,030.00.  Archeology of the Yadkin River Intake Dam Project Area, Winston-Salem Public Works Dept.