Eva Wong

Clinical Assistant Professor, Epidemiology



PhD Epidemiology, University of Washington, 2007
MS Environmental Health, University of Washington, 1999
BS Cornell University, 1997



Public Health Seattle and King County
401 Fifth Ave, Suite 1300
Seattle, WA 98104


Dr. Wong is an applied public health practitioner and researcher with a primary appointment as the senior maternal and child health epidemiologist at Public Health-Seattle & King County. In addition to co-leading the Best Starts for Kids evaluation, she serves as a senior epidemiologist and evaluation lead for maternal and child health programs within Public Health-Seattle & King County. Dr. Wong works closely with internal public health programs, students pursing public health and nursing graduate degrees, and is honored to work closely with local community-based organizations on upstream public health interventions.

Research Interests

My work focuses on community health assessment and evaluation of public health interventions, particularly around maternal and child health, chronic disease, health inequities, social determinants of health, environmental health, access to health care and epidemiologic methods.

Recent Publications (PubMed)

Learning on mobile augmented reality trails of integrity and ethics.
Res Pract Technol Enhanc Learn 13(1): 22
Wong EYW, Kwong T, Pegrum M

Maternal Birthplace is Associated with Low Birth Weight Within Racial/Ethnic Groups.
(2017 Jun)
Matern Child Health J 21(6): 1358-1366
Wartko PD, Wong EY, Enquobahrie DA

Assessing the perceptual contributions of vowels and consonants to Mandarin sentence intelligibility.
(2013 Aug)
J Acoust Soc Am 134(2): EL178-84
Chen F, Wong LL, Wong EY

Physical activity, physical exertion, and miscarriage risk in women textile workers in Shanghai, China.
(2010 May)
Am J Ind Med 53(5): 497-505
Wong EY, Ray R, Gao DL, Wernli KJ, Li W, Fitzgibbons ED, Camp JE, Heagerty PJ, De Roos AJ, Holt VL, Thomas DB, Checkoway H

Occupational exposures and ovarian cancer in textile workers.
(2008 Mar)
Epidemiology 19(2): 244-50
Wernli KJ, Ray RM, Gao DL, Fitzgibbons ED, Camp JE, Astrakianakis G, Seixas N, Wong EY, Li W, De Roos AJ, Feng Z, Thomas DB, Checkoway H

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