Ali Rowhani-Rahbar

Professor, Epidemiology
Adjunct Professor, Evans School
Adjunct Professor, Pediatrics



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
View Website »

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)

Lessons Learned from Integrating Anti-oppression Pedagogy in a Graduate-level Course in Epidemiology.
(2023 May 24)
Am J Epidemiol
Lyons VH, Seiler J, Rowhani-Rahbar A, Adhia A

Association of Community Vulnerability and State Gun Laws With Firearm Deaths in Children and Adolescents Aged 10 to 19 Years.
(2023 May 1)
JAMA Netw Open 6(5): e2314863
Kwon EG, Rice-Townsend SE, Agoubi LL, Rowhani-Rahbar A, Nehra D

Mental Health Comorbidities, Household Firearm Ownership, and Firearm Access Among Children.
(2023 May 22)
Hullenaar KL, Rowhani-Rahbar A, Morgan ER, Hicks CD, Rivara FP

Firearms Availability Among High-School Age Youth With Recent Depression or Suicidality.
(2023 May 22)
Haasz M, Myers MG, Rowhani-Rahbar A, Zimmerman MA, Seewald L, Sokol RL, Cunningham RM, Carter PM

Lethal use of force surveillance: practical considerations for open-source database linkage.
(2023 May 19)
J Epidemiol Community Health
Simckes M, Willits D, Rowhani-Rahbar A, Hajat A

Show complete publication list