Ali Rowhani-Rahbar

Professor, Epidemiology
Bartley Dobb Professorship for the Study and Prevention of Violence, Epidemiology
Professor, Pediatrics - General Pediatrics
Adjunct Professor, Evans School



PhD Epidemiology, University of Washington, 2009
MD Medicine, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences (Iran), 2002
MPH Epidemiology, Yale University, 2005



Box 351619
Department of Epidemiology
Hans Rosling Center for Population Health, 860
Seattle, WA
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Research Interests

Ali Rowhani-Rahbar is the Bartley Dobb Professor for the Study and Prevention of Violence, and Interim Director of the Firearm Injury & Policy Research Program, at the University of Washington. He evaluates community-based interventions, social programs, and public policies for their impact on multiple forms of violence with a particular emphasis on preventing firearm-related harm.

Recent Publications (PubMed)

An Introduction to Bayesian Spatial Smoothing Methods for Disease Mapping: Modeling County Firearm Suicide Mortality Rates.
(2024 Feb 20)
Am J Epidemiol
Gause EL, Schumacher AE, Ellyson AM, Withers SD, Mayer JD, Rowhani-Rahbar A

Association of Client and Provider Race with Approaches Pursued by Social Workers for Reducing Firearm Access.
(2024 Feb 12)
J Racial Ethn Health Disparities
Conrick KM, McCollum O, Porter SF, St Vil C, Kanuha K, Rowhani-Rahbar A, Moore M

Threats, Violence, and Weapon Use Against Children in Domestic Violence Protection Orders.
(2024 Mar 1)
Pediatrics 153(3):
Ellyson AM, Adhia A, Mustafa A, Lyons VH, Shanahan S, Rowhani-Rahbar A

Suicide-related behavior and firearm access among perpetrators of domestic violence subject to domestic violence protection orders.
(2024 Jan)
Prev Med Rep 37(): 102560
Dalve K, Ellyson AM, Bowen D, Kafka J, Rhew IC, Rivara F, Rowhani-Rahbar A

Strategies for recruiting adolescents in rural areas in firearm injury research.
(2024 Jan 11)
Inj Prev
Weybright E, Hall A, Ellyson AM, Varrella G, Kuklinski MR, Gause E, Schleimer J, Dalve K, Rowhani-Rahbar A

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