Steve J. Mooney

Assistant Professor, Epidemiology



PhD Epidemiology, Columbia University, 2016
MS Epidemiology, Columbia University, 2012
BS Computer Science, Yale University, 1998



Harborview Injury Prevention & Research Center
Box 359960
Seattle, WA
University of Washington
Office F-261B
Box 357236
Department of Epidemiology
Seattle, WA 98195

Research Interests

Dr. Mooney is interested, broadly, in how cities affect health, and how we can know whether they do. His research focuses on built environment influences on pedestrian injury and physical activity, augmented with a stable of side projects digging into epidemiologic methodology.

Recent Publications (PubMed)

Examining the Built Environment for Healthy Living via Virtual Street Audits.
Environ Health Insights 16(): 11786302221104653
Fifolt M, Mooney SJ, Nabavi M, Karimi M, Nassel A, McCormick LC

Validating a spatio-temporal model of observed neighborhood physical disorder.
(2022 Jun)
Spat Spatiotemporal Epidemiol 41(): 100506
Plascak JJ, Mooney SJ, Schootman M, Rundle AG, Llanos AAM, Qin B, Hong CC, Demissie K, Bandera EV, Xu X

Short-Term Effects of Tax Credits on Rates of Child Maltreatment Reports in the United States.
(2022 Jul 1)
Pediatrics 150(1):
Kovski NL, Hill HD, Mooney SJ, Rivara FP, Rowhani-Rahbar A

Differences in weight gain following residential relocation in the Moving to Health (M2H) Study.
(2022 May 20)
Cruz M, Drewnowski A, Bobb JF, Hurvitz PM, Moudon AV, Cook A, Mooney SJ, Buszkiewicz JH, Lozano P, Rosenberg DE, Kapos F, Theis MK, Anau J, Arterburn D

A Clinician's Guide to Conducting Research on Causal Effects.
(2022 May 19)
J Surg Res 278(): 155-160
Lyons VH, Robinson JR, Mills B, Killien EY, Mooney SJ

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