Wendy Barrington

Associate Professor, Epidemiology
Associate Professor, Child, Family, and Population Health Nursing
Associate Professor, Health Systems and Population Health



PhD Epidemiology, University of Washington, 2012
MPH Epidemiology, University of New Mexico, 2005
BS Earth Systems, Stanford University, 1997



Box 357263
Psychosocial & Community Health
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Research Interests

  • Social determinants and health disparities 
  • Neighborhood effects
  • Advanced methods including mediation analyses and GIS mapping
  • Stress and related mental health outcomes
  • Obesity and cancer

Recent Publications (PubMed)

Union Burying Ground: Mortality, Mortality Inequities, and Sinking Labor Union Membership in the United States.
(2021 Sep 1)
Epidemiology 32(5): 721-730
Eisenberg-Guyot J, Mooney SJ, Barrington WE, Hajat A

Associations of Household Income with Health-Related Quality of Life Following a Colorectal Cancer Diagnosis Varies With Neighborhood Socioeconomic Status.
(2021 Jul)
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 30(7): 1366-1374
Robinson JRM, Phipps AI, Barrington WE, Hurvitz PM, Sheppard L, Malen RC, Newcomb PA

Risk of metabolic syndrome and metabolic phenotypes in relation to biomarker-calibrated estimates of energy and protein intakes: an investigation from the Women's Health Initiative.
(2021 Mar 11)
Am J Clin Nutr 113(3): 706-715
Vasbinder A, Tinker LF, Neuhouser ML, Pettinger M, Hale L, Di C, Zaslavsky O, Hayman LL, Lin X, Eaton C, Wang D, Scherman A, Stefanick ML, Barrington WE, Reding KW

Diet quality indices and risk of metabolic syndrome among postmenopausal women of Mexican ethnic descent in the Women's Health Initiative Observational Study.
(2020 Nov 3)
Nutr Healthy Aging 5(4): 261-272
Santiago-Torres M, Shi Z, Tinker LF, Lampe JW, Allison MA, Barrington W, Crane TE, Garcia DO, Hayden KM, Isasi CR, Valdiviezo-Schlomp CI, Martin LW, Neuhouser ML

(2021 Jun 1)
Am J Epidemiol 190(6): 1179-1180
Eisenberg-Guyot J, Mooney SJ, Barrington WE, Hajat A

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