Steve Mooney

Assistant Professor, Epidemiology



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



Box 351619
Department of Epidemiology
Hans Rosling Center for Population Health, 868
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)

Characterizing Female Firearm Suicide Circumstances: A Natural Language Processing and Machine Learning Approach.
(2023 Mar 16)
Am J Prev Med
Goldstein EV, Mooney SJ, Takagi-Stewart J, Agnew BF, Morgan ER, Haviland MJ, Zhou W, Prater LC

Associations between observed neighborhood physical disorder and health behaviors, New Jersey behavioral risk factor Surveillance System 2011-2016.
(2023 Apr)
Prev Med Rep 32(): 102131
Plascak JJ, Desire-Brisard T, Mays D, Keller-Hamilton B, Rundle AG, Rose E, Paskett ED, Mooney SJ

Registry Data in Injury Research: Study Designs and Interpretation.
(2022 Dec)
Curr Epidemiol Rep 9(4): 263-272
Mooney SJ, Rundle AG, Morrison CN

Variation in tracheostomy placement and outcomes following pediatric trauma among adult, pediatric, and combined trauma centers.
(2023 Apr 1)
J Trauma Acute Care Surg 94(4): 615-623
Killien EY, Grassia KL, Butler EK, Mooney SJ, Watson RS, Vavilala MS, Rivara FP

Reproducibility and Scientific Integrity of Big Data Research in Urban Public Health and Digital Epidemiology: A Call to Action.
(2023 Jan 13)
Int J Environ Res Public Health 20(2):
Quiroga Gutierrez AC, Lindegger DJ, Taji Heravi A, Stojanov T, Sykora M, Elayan S, Mooney SJ, Naslund JA, Fadda M, Gruebner O

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