Faculty

Sascha Dublin

Affiliate Professor, Epidemiology

206-287-2870
Sascha.Dublin@kp.org

Education

PhD Epidemiology, University of Washington, 1999
MD University of Washington, 2001

Contact

206-287-2870
Sascha.Dublin@kp.org

Kaiser Permanente Washington Health Research Institute
1730 Minor Avenue, Suite 1600
Seattle, WA 98101

Research Interests

Dr. Dublin’s research interests include pharmacoepidemiology, pregnancy outcomes and perinatal epidemiology; aging; and cardiovascular epidemiology. Her work uses real-world health care data from Group Health and many other sources to better understand the safety and effectiveness of medications and other medical interventions.  She often focuses on the impact of interventions in vulnerable populations, particularly pregnant women and older adults. She also has interest and expertise in using novel statistical and epidemiologic methods to answer real-world questions, such as the use of two-phase study designs to reduce bias and Natural Language Processing  to extract information from electronic medical records (EMRs).  She is the Group Health site Principal Investigator for the Medication Exposures in Pregnancy Risk Evaluation Program (MEPREP), a multisite collaboration that has developed data sets including 1.2 million pregnancies across 11 health plans to examine medication safety in pregnant women.

Recent Publications (PubMed)

External Validation of the eRADAR Risk Score for Detecting Undiagnosed Dementia in Two Real-World Healthcare Systems.
(2022 Jul 29)
J Gen Intern Med
Coley RY, Smith JJ, Karliner L, Idu AE, Lee SJ, Fuller S, Lam R, Barnes DE, Dublin S

Recommendations for outcome measurement for deprescribing intervention studies.
(2022 Sep)
J Am Geriatr Soc 70(9): 2487-2497
Bayliss EA, Albers K, Gleason K, Pieper LE, Boyd CM, Campbell NL, Ensrud KE, Gray SL, Linsky AM, Mangin D, Min L, Rich MW, Steinman MA, Turner J, Vasilevskis EE, Dublin S

Opioid Drug-Drug-Drug Interactions and Unintentional Traumatic Injury: Screening to Detect Three-Way Drug Interaction Signals.
(2022)
Front Pharmacol 13(): 845485
Acton EK, Hennessy S, Brensinger CM, Bilker WB, Miano TA, Dublin S, Horn JR, Chung S, Wiebe DJ, Willis AW, Leonard CE

Maternal and neonatal outcomes of antihypertensive treatment in pregnancy: A retrospective cohort study.
(2022)
PLoS One 17(5): e0268284
Dublin S, Idu A, Avalos LA, Cheetham TC, Easterling TR, Chen L, Holt VL, Nance N, Bider-Canfield Z, Neugebauer RS, Reynolds K, Badon SE, Shortreed SM

Skeletal muscle relaxant drug-drug-drug interactions and unintentional traumatic injury: Screening to detect three-way drug interaction signals.
(2022 May 13)
Br J Clin Pharmacol
Chen C, Hennessy S, Brensinger CM, Dawwas GK, Acton EK, Bilker WB, Chung SP, Dublin S, Horn JR, Miano TA, Pham Nguyen TP, Soprano SE, Leonard CE

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In the News

Certain Over-the-Counter Drugs Linked to Dementia
JAMA Internal Medicine, 01/26/2015