Steve 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)

Cumulative Payments Through the Earned Income Tax Credit Program in Childhood and Criminal Conviction During Adolescence in the US.
(2022 Nov 1)
JAMA Netw Open 5(11): e2242864
Moe CA, Kovski NL, Dalve K, Leibbrand C, Mooney SJ, Hill HD, Rowhani-Rahbar A

Micro-scale pedestrian streetscapes and physical activity in Hispanic/Latino adults: Results from HCHS/SOL.
(2022 Sep)
Health Place 77(): 102857
Sallis JF, Carlson JA, Ortega A, Allison MA, Geremia CM, Sotres-Alvarez D, Jankowska MM, Mooney SJ, Chambers EC, Hanna DB, Perreira KM, Daviglus ML, Gallo LC

Earned Income Tax Credit and Youth Violence: Findings from the Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System.
(2022 Nov)
Prev Sci 23(8): 1370-1378
Dalve K, Moe CA, Kovski N, Rivara FP, Mooney SJ, Hill HD, Rowhani-Rahbar A

Microscale pedestrian environment surrounding pedestrian injury sites in Washington state, 2015-2020.
Traffic Inj Prev 23(7): 440-445
Takagi-Stewart J, Muma A, Umali CV, Nelson M, Bansal I, Patel S, Vavilala MS, Mooney SJ

Machine Learning Approaches for Measuring Neighborhood Environments in Epidemiologic Studies.
Curr Epidemiol Rep 9(3): 175-182
Rundle AG, Bader MDM, Mooney SJ

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