Daniel A. Enquobahrie

Professor, Epidemiology
Adjunct Professor, Health Systems and Population Health



PhD Epidemiology, University of Washington, 2007
MPH Epidemiology, University of Washington, 2005
MD Medicine (MD), Addis Ababa University, 1996



Box 351619
Department of Epidemiology
Hans Rosling Center for Population Health, 866
Seattle, WA 98195


Dr. Enquobahrie is Professor in the Department of Epidemiology and Adjunct Professor in the Department of Health Systems and Population Health. He is faculty lead of the MPH-Maternal and Child Health track in the Department of Epidemiology and Associate Director of the Online MPH Program of the School of Public Health.

Research Interests

Dr. Enquobahrie’s research interests span cardiovascular/metabolic, reproductive/perinatal, and genetic/epigenetic epidemiology. His research focuses on (1) pre-pregnancy and early/mid pregnancy risk factors (and associated mechanisms) for pregnancy complications and outcomes, and (2) early life and developmental origins of metabolic and cardiovascular diseases.

Recent Publications (PubMed)

Structural gendered racism and preterm birth inequities in the United States.
(2024 Mar 21)
Soc Sci Med 348(): 116793
Riley T, Enquobahrie DA, Callegari LS, Hajat A

Timing of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor use and risk for preterm birth and related adverse events: with a consideration of the COVID-19 pandemic period.
(2024 Dec)
J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 37(1): 2313364
Hwang YM, Roper RT, Piekos SN, Enquobahrie DA, Hebert MF, Paquette AG, Baloni P, Price ND, Hood L, Hadlock JJ

Placental transcriptomic signatures of prenatal and preconceptional maternal stress.
(2024 Jan 11)
Mol Psychiatry
Baker BH, Freije S, MacDonald JW, Bammler TK, Benson C, Carroll KN, Enquobahrie DA, Karr CJ, LeWinn KZ, Zhao Q, Bush NR, Sathyanarayana S, Paquette AG

Gender-based violence in the context of armed conflict in Northern Ethiopia.
(2024 Jan 3)
Confl Health 18(1): 1
Tewabe DS, Azage M, Wubetu GY, Fenta SA, Worke MD, Asres AM, Getnet WA, Kassie GG, Menber Y, Munea AM, Zeru T, Bekele SA, Abdulahi SO, Adamne TB, Belete HD, Beyene BB, Abte M, Mersha TB, Dadi AF, Enquobahrie DA, Frissa SM, Geda YE

Plasma miRNAs and Treatment Failure in Participants in the Treatment Options for Type 2 Diabetes in Adolescents and Youth (TODAY) Study.
(2024 Mar 1)
Diabetes Care 47(3): 471-475
Wander PL, Bammler TK, MacDonald JW, Srinouanprachanh S, Boyko EJ, Enquobahrie DA

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