Research

Theses & Dissertations


Graduate Degree Title Advisor
Mark Warden PhD Clinical Trial Designs that Utilize Historical Controls in the setting of Cystic Fibrosis Steve J. Mooney
Michelle Sabo MS Changes in vaginal bacteria and inflammatory mediators from periconception through early-postpartum in a cohort of HIV-negative Kenyan women Scott McClelland
Julia Rogers PhD Characterizing SARS-CoV-2 infection burden and COVID-19 vaccination intent and uptake in congregate shelters in Seattle, WA Helen Y. Chu
Molly Reid PhD Understanding methamphetamine and opioid co-use: national trends and local harm reduction strategies for overlapping illicit drug use Sara Nelson Glick
Raaka Kumbhakar MPH The Impact of a Walk-In HIV Care Model for People who are Incompletely Engaged in Care: the Moderate Needs (MOD) Clinic Julia Dombrowski
Michael Hussey PhD Associations of Maternal Exposure and Characteristics with Placental Transcription Regulation and Consequences on Fetal Growth Daniel A. Enquobahrie
Danae Black PhD Tuberculosis Risk and Prevention: Findings from Domestic and Global Cohorts Grace C. John-Stewart
Olivia Ancrum MPH Difficulty Walking and Contraceptive Use among Reproductive Aged Women: The 2019 CDC’s Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS) Daniel A. Enquobahrie
Adino Tsegaye PhD Identifying opportunities to reduce cervical cancer prevention disparities in Western Washington Rachel L. Winer
Jessica Seiler PhD Exploring the online and in-person epidemiology and etiology of white supremacy Anjum Hajat
Serena Santoni MS Examining the Interplay of Social Support, Depression, and Blood Pressure: The Strong Heart Family Study Mandy Fretts
Unmesha Roy Paladhi PhD Improving the Efficiency and Effectiveness of Assisted Partner Services for HIV in Western Kenya Carey Farquhar
McKenzi Norris MS Sexual Orientation and Influenza Vaccine Uptake in the Southern United States Alyson Littman
Caitlin McGrath MS Associations Between Structural and Social Determinants of Health with Pediatric Surgical Site Infections Christine M. Khosropour
Whitney Kiker MS Predictors of Mortality and Discharge Location for Patients Supported by Venoarterial Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation Noel Weiss
Wenwen Jiang PhD Adverse pregnancy outcomes, non-retention, eligibility of differentiated care and virologic failure among women living with HIV in prevention of vertical transmission programs Grace C. John-Stewart
Helen Haile MPH Polygenic risk scores and current exogenous estrogen use on the risk of venous thromboembolism in the Heart and Vascular Health Study: a case-only approach Nicholas L. Smith
Ling Guan MS KRAS Codon 12 and Codon 13 Mutations in Relation to Overall Survival among Colorectal Cancer Patients: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis Ulrike Peters
Delaney Glass MPH Cofactors of Longitudinal Linear Growth Among Infants with and Without In-utero HIV/Antiretroviral Exposure in Kenya Grace C. John-Stewart
Douglas Gaitho MPH Long-term risk of recurrence of pre-cancerous cervical lesions among women living with HIV in Kenya McGrath, Christine
Cao Fang MPH Gender minority stress and depressive symptoms among transfeminine and gender non-conforming individuals in China: mediating and moderating roles of coping Arjee Restar
Aaron Davis MPH Prevalence of Depressive Symptoms Among Children Exposed to Parental Incarceration in the 2019 and 2021 National Health Interview Survey (NHIS) Mienah Sharif Mary A. Kernic
Kimberly Dalve PhD Suicide and Firearm Access among Legal System Involved Perpetrators of Domestic Violence Ali Rowhani-Rahbar
Ashley Bardon PhD Novel Testing Strategies to Support HIV Treatment and Prevention: Acceptability, Preferences, and Impact on Engagement in Care and Sexual Behaviors Paul K. Drain
Mariama Bah MS Pregnancy and cervical cancer: a retrospective study of the associations of age at first pregnancy and parity with non-invasive and invasive cervical lesions among HIV-negative women in Senegal Stephen E. Hawes
Zia Yasaman PhD Empowerment, Stigma, and Structural Factors and their Influences on Sexual and Reproductive Health Care of Young Women Renee Heffron
Olga Vitruk MPH PrEP Persistence Among Key Populations in Ukraine: Analysis of Scaled PrEP Program Data from October 2020 through February 2022
Priyanka Yerra MPH Associations of Prescription Opioid Use during Pregnancy with Low Birth Weight and Length of Hospital Stay: Analysis of PRAMS Data Daniel A. Enquobahrie
Pyone Yadanar Paing MPH Impact of the American Heart Association’s Life’s Essential 8 goals on incident cardiovascular diseases (CVD) in the Strong Heart Family Study Mandy Fretts
Candice Wilshire MPH Factors associated with guideline-concordant biomarker testing in patients with stage IB-IIIA non-small cell lung cancer Noel Weiss
Bridget Waters MS Reliability of IgG serum antibodies, the electronic health record, and self-report in estimating urogenital and extragenital Chlamydia trachomatis infections in men who have sex with men Christine M. Khosropour
Patricia Vu MPH Elevated body mass index, dementia risk, and post-mortem neuropathology Walter A. Kukull
Sritripura Talagadadeevi MPH Associations of Mental Health Disorders, and Social Support with Retention in HIV Care Following Routine HIV Testing in a Refugee Settlement in Uganda Brandon Guthrie
Beza Tadess MPH Associations of Magnesium Intake with Acyclic Pelvic Pain and Dysmenorrhea Daniel A. Enquobahrie
Olivia Schultes MS Cofactors of neonatal mortality and hospitalization in western Kenya Grace C. John-Stewart
Magali Sanchez MPH Association of Neighborhood Disadvantage and COVID-19 and Influenza Vaccine Uptake and Positivity Among Kaiser Permanente Washington Flu Vaccine Effectiveness Subjects, 2018 – 2022 Karen Wernli
Lauren Pollack MS Factors associated with costly and potentially burdensome hospital care among patients with dementia and respiratory failure Noel Weiss
Keely Paris MPH Comparison of Chlamydia trachomatis Seroprevalence and Risk Factors for Infection Among Women who have Sex with Women and Women who have Sex with Men in the 2013-2016 cycles of the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, United States Lisa E. Manhart
Faith Ngae MPH Associations of Total Testosterone with Cardiometabolic Biomarkers among Women with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome Daniel A. Enquobahrie
Jillian Neary PhD Trajectories, predictors, and impact on neurocognition of viral control among children living with HIV in Kenya Grace C. John-Stewart
Kate McConnell PhD Multilevel sociodemographic and socioeconomic disparities in COVID-19 outcomes in the Central Puget Sound region, 2020-2021 Christine M. Khosropour
Sandra Mata-Diaz MPH Mental Health Care Utilization in Latinx Young Adults Who Grew Up in Rural or Small-Town U.S. Communities by Racial/Ethnic Immigrant Generational Status Isaac Rhew
Nicole Lorona PhD Characterizing modifiable risk factors of breast cancer recurrence and mortality in a cohort of women with luminal, triple-negative, and HER2-overexpressing breast cancer Christopher I-Fu Li
Anisha Loeb MPH Evaluating the Association between Smoking Behaviors and Anal or Vulvar High-Grade Squamous Intraepithelial Lesion (HSIL) Recurrence Margaret M. Madeleine
Jake Little MS Patterns of acute kidney injury and functional outcome scores in pediatric patients hospitalized with acute respiratory failure Noel Weiss
Kendall Lawley MPH Multiple adverse childhood experiences and maternal mental health outcomes among Kenyan mothers with and without HIV Grace C. John-Stewart
Kristine Karvonen MS Historical redlining and survival among children, adolescents, and young adults with cancer diagnosed between 2007-2019 in Seattle/Tacoma Stephen Marc Schwartz
Machi Kaneko MS Outcomes of Kidney Transplantation Among Undocumented Immigrants in the United States Noel Weiss
Mary Jewell MS Association Between Isolation Source, Clonal Composition, and Antibiotic Resistance Genes in Escherichia coli Samples Collected in Washington State Stephen E. Hawes
Sonya Jampel MPH Tiny but Mighty: Association between fine particulate matter (PM2.5) and infant mortality in a North Carolina Birth Cohort (2003-2015) Joel D. Kaufman
Susan Jacob MPH Long COVID in young adults on a university campus Helen Y. Chu
Muna Hassan MPH Workplace Suicides Before and During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Results from the National Violent Death Reporting System, 2013-2020 Ali Rowhani-Rahbar
Lauren Gomez MPH Evaluating the association of prenatal PrEP exposure with perinatal and growth outcomes from infancy through early childhood Grace C. John-Stewart
Aaron Ferguson MS Did California’s 2020 Medi-Cal Expansion Improve Health Insurance Coverage and Mental Health Outcomes Among Young Adults Without US Citizenship? A Population-based, Quasi-Experimental Study Steve J. Mooney
Caitlin Drover MPH Relationship between bacterial diversity, specific urethral bacteria and incident NGU in men who have sex with women Lisa E. Manhart
Saurya Dhungel MPH Association of Patient Characteristics with Risk of Rheumatic Heart Disease in First-Degree Relatives of Index Cases in Nepal Nona Sotoodehnia
Daniel Cockson MS Prioritizing Out-of-Care Case Investigations in King County, Washington Julia Dombrowski
Justy Chiramal MS Can Artificial Intelligence based Automated CT Brain Interpretation Software help Early Clinical Decision Making for Stroke Patients in Real World Resource Limited Settings with Non-Specialist Physicians? An Interrupted Time Series Study from Tezpur, Assam, India Steve J. Mooney
Mary Casagrande MPH Association between environmental modifiable risk score and molecular subtypes in colorectal cancer patients Ulrike Peters
Michelle Bulterys PhD FAMILY MATTERS: Relationship dynamics among couples affected by HIV during pregnancy, and neurodevelopment of HIV-exposed uninfected infants in sub-Saharan Africa Grace C. John-Stewart
Benjamin Bryer MPH Does Racial Residential Segregation Influence Smoking Behaviors? The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis Anjum Hajat
Nicole Briggs MPH The role of multivitamins: an investigation into the association with colorectal cancer survival Amanda Phipps
Cassidy Brewin MPH Associations of COVID-19 Status with Risk for Death and Hospitalization Among Prevalent and Incident Cardiovascular Medication Users Alison E. Fohner
Piper Brase MPH Trends in Chlamydia trachomatis Treatment Prescribing Practices in King County, Washington, 2010 – 2018 Christine M. Khosropour
Omar Bayomy MS Hemoptysis and serious outcomes in cystic fibrosis Susan R. Heckbert
Erin Balay MS Predictors of Disease Activity in Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis at 12 and 24 Months After Diagnosis Noel Weiss
Eric Bakwa MS Association Between Prediagnostic Cigarette Smoking and Colorectal Cancer Survival by Molecular Subtypes and Age-onset Status. Amanda Phipps
Maria Bajenov MPH Associations between Vaginal Microbiota and Cervicitis Jennifer Balkus, PhD, MPH
Omolara Akingba MPH Association of Bacterial Vaginosis With Chlamydia trachomatis Infection Among Women in Mombasa, Kenya: A Nested Case-Control Study Jennifer Balkus, PhD, MPH
Diana Tordoff PhD Heterogeneity in HIV/STI Prevalence, Testing, and PrEP Use among Transgender and Non-binary People and their Partners in the US Ann Duerr
See Wan Tham MS Heart Rate Variability and Autonomic Function: A Study of Adolescents with Chronic Abdominal Pain and Healthy Adolescents
Emily Rowlinson PhD New Insights into Neisseria gonorrhoeae (NG): Geographic heterogeneity in Black-White disparities and spatiotemporal trends among US females and the role of azithromycin use for STI treatment in antibiotic resistance Matthew Golden
Dornell Pete PhD Assessing Helicobacter pylori infections among adults from the Navajo Nation Amanda Phipps
Robin Nance PhD The Association of Upper Airway Anatomy with Cognitive Test Performance and Brain Structure: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis Susan R. Heckbert
Caitlin Moe PhD Epidemiology of Violence in Colombia Ali Rowhani-Rahbar
Vi Le PhD Associations between cannabis use and availability on prescription opioid use and related outcomes among injured workers Isaac Rhew
Anna Larsen PhD Perinatal depression and adverse infant outcomes among Kenyan mother-infant pairs Grace C. John-Stewart
Sahar Khan MPH Associations of Structural Racism and Forced Sexual Intercourse Among High School Students in the United States Mary A. Kernic
Haylea Hannah PhD Evaluating the impact of Medication for Opioid Use Disorder Treatment Policies in California Jails Ali Rowhani-Rahbar
Olivia Dietz MPH Preterm Birth and Cofactors of Survival Time and Time to First Hospitalization in Western Kenya Grace C. John-Stewart
Ashenafi Cherkos PhD Effects of HIV exposure, TB and HIV treatment, and isoniazid preventive therapy on prognosis and growth trajectories of children Grace C. John-Stewart
Kayla Carter PhD Integrating epidemiologic and molecular methods to improve vaginal health Jennifer Balkus, PhD, MPH
Bruce Bello MPH Correlates of infectious complications of injection drug use among individuals who use drugs in Washington State: An analysis of the 2021 Washington State Syringe Exchange Health Survey Sara Nelson Glick
Samantha Banks MS Associations between green space and depressive symptoms in young adults: a longitudinal study Anjum Hajat
Shengruo Zhang MS The association between Adverse Childhood Experiences and HPV vaccination coverage in US young adults: a cross-sectional study Rachel L. Winer
David Yun MPH Association Between Sleep Duration and Fruit and Vegetable Consumption in United States Adults and Veterans Alyson Littman
Zhiyu Lluvia Xia PhD Novel Estimation of Genetic Relationship Matrix (GRM) and Comparisons of Different GRMs in Mega- and Meta- GWAS, in the NHLBI TOPMed Program
Laura West MS Evaluation of the Safer Use of Antipsychotics in Youth (SUAY) Study on Population Level Antipsychotic Initiation: An Interrupted Time Series Analysis Steve J. Mooney
Anjali Vasavada MPH Methylation markers for anal cancer screening: a repeated cross-sectional analysis of HIV-positive individuals, 2015-2016 Rachel L. Winer
Ruchi Tiwari PhD The Role of Maternal Height in Pregnancy Outcomes and Complications Daniel A. Enquobahrie
Michelle Thomas MPH The Association Between Experiencing Racism and Postpartum Care: A Cross-Sectional Study of Pregnant People in the United States in 2019 Daniel A. Enquobahrie
Alexis Thomas MPH The association between periconceptional diet quality and adverse pregnancy outcomes Daniel A. Enquobahrie
Katherine Stern MS Associations of Fatty Liver Disease with Recovery After Traumatic Injury Ali Rowhani-Rahbar
Hanna Schlaack MPH COVID-19 Vaccination Among Hospitalized Patients at Seattle Children’s Hospital Daniel A. Enquobahrie
Lauren Sarkissian MPH Mycobacterium tuberculosis DNA detection on tongue swabs: Effect of anti-tuberculosis drug treatment Gerard A. Cangelosi
Rachel Sanders MPH Assessing Relationships Between Adverse Childhood Experiences and Viral Suppression Among Persons Living with HIV in Washington State Julia Dombrowski
Eliza Ramsey MPH Firearm Suicide and Perceived Physical Health Challenges: A Case-Control Study Steve J. Mooney
Reya Mokiao MS Diet Quality and Kidney Outcomes in Adolescent and Adult American Indians: The Strong Heart Family Study Mandy Fretts
Ruby Lucas MPH Factors associated with facilitators and barriers to gender-affirming care among transgender and nonbinary youth and young adults in Washington: A mixed-methods approach Sara Nelson Glick
Tongqiu Iris Jia MPH Cancer survival prediction of six cancer types with germline whole-exome sequencing data from the UK Biobank Sara Lindstroem
Allison Ikeda MS Development of CPAP Dose Response for Patients with Obstructive Sleep Apnea: Secondary Analysis Amanda Phipps
Matthew Huber MS Left atrial strain and the risk of arrhythmias on extended ambulatory cardiac monitoring: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis James Floyd
Anna Howard MPH Evaluating the Association of Military Unit Cohesion with Depressive Symptoms, Suicidal Ideation, and Alcohol Use Among U.S. Military Members Meeting Diagnostic Criteria for PTSD Isaac Rhew
Katherine Holzhauer MS Association of media and messaging on the impact of the Seattle sugar-sweetened beverage tax
Madison Hollcroft MPH PrEP Uptake among Eligible Patients Attending the Largest PrEP Clinic in Jackson, Mississippi Christine M. Khosropour
Courtney Hill MS The association of dietary factors and bacterial alpha diversity in the colorectal tumor-associated microbiome Amanda Phipps
Sarah Hicks MPH Selecting strategies for implementation and comparing strategy prioritization methods for improving PrEP delivery in maternal and child health clinics in Kenya
Catherine Henley PhD Contraceptive Decision-Making and Use Among Latina Adolescents Aged 18-19 in the United States Renee Heffron
Madeleine Heldman MS Delayed mortality among solid organ transplant recipients hospitalized for COVID-19 Anna Wald
Aytan Garayusifova MPH Human Papillomavirus prevalence in Senegalese women in relation with age Stephen E. Hawes
Noah Frank MPH Emergency Room Utilization and Methamphetamine Overdose Symptoms Among Syringe Service Program Clients in Washington State Sara Nelson Glick
Miriam Flores MPH The Association Between Parental Nativity and Developmental Disabilities in the United States: The National Survey of Children’s Health Daniel A. Enquobahrie
Hannah Fenelon MPH Regional Escherichia coli antibiotic resistance among outpatients in Washington state from 2013-2019 Stephen E. Hawes
Miranda Delawalla PhD Experience of Being Bullied, Depressive Symptoms, Suicidality, and Substance Use among Adolescents Daniel A. Enquobahrie
Logan Dearborn MPH Role of air pollution in development of asthma among children with a history of bronchiolitis in infancy Catherine Karr
Eli Davis MPH Neighborhood cultural environment and anxiety and depression symptoms among majority Mexican American adults: Results from the HCHS/SOL Steve J. Mooney
Ronit Dalmat PhD Cumulative Risk of Colorectal Cancer and Colorectal Cancer Mortality in Screen-Eligible Older Adults with History of Adequate Screening Jessica Chubak
Jessica Chen MPH Examination of Associations Between Zip Code Level COVID-19 Case Rates and Mental Health in Washington Counties among Young Adults Isaac Rhew
Erin Chase MPH Trajectories of financial distress during the COVID-19 pandemic and their associations with mental health and substance use outcomes in a cohort of young adults Isaac Rhew
Tyler Bonnell MPH Evaluating the Lethal Means of Non-Fatal Suicide Attempts Presenting to Washington State Emergency Departments Before and During the COVID-19 Pandemic Ali Rowhani-Rahbar
Stephanie Ann Buchbinder MPH HPV Vaccine Effectiveness by Age and Timing of Vaccination Relative to Age at First Sex Among Men Who Have Sex with Men – Seattle, Washington, 2018-2020 Rachel L. Winer
Nicole Asa MPH Associations between the Sweetened Beverage Tax Implementation in Seattle, WA and Changes in Supermarket Interior Marketing Displays
William Tsang MPH Earned income tax credit policy and unhealthy alcohol use: A difference-in-differences analysis of U.S. states, 2001-2019 Ali Rowhani-Rahbar
Stephanie Tornberg-Belanger PhD Antimicrobial Resistance in Enteric Bacteria Isolated from Kenyan Children at Discharge from Hospital Judd L. Walson
David Allen Roberts MS Modeling to Inform the Delivery of HIV Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis in Sub-Saharan Africa Ruanne Barnabas
Vanessa Phuong MS A longitudinal study of the association between internalizing problems during early adolescence and alcohol and cannabis use disorder at age 18 in a community sample Isaac Rhew
Boeun Kim MPH Associations of Air Pollution and Gait Speed in Older Adults Annette L. Fitzpatrick
Simon Hsu MS Clinical and Biomarker Modifiers of Vitamin D Treatment Response: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis Ian H. De Boer
Dianna Hergott PhD Elucidating barriers to malaria elimination: An analysis of the role of low-density and imported Plasmodium falciparum infections to onward malaria transmission Jennifer Balkus, PhD, MPH
Kirkby Tickell PhD Understanding Enteric Dysfunction as a Determinant of Post-Discharge Pediatric Outcomes in Kenya and Pakistan. Judd L. Walson
Megan Suter PhD Cadmium Burden and Blood Pressure Daniel A. Enquobahrie
Neha Sathe MS Development and validation of a biomarker-based model to predict persistent hypoxemic respiratory failure among mechanically ventilated adults Alison E. Fohner
Maria Oliva MS Depressive Symptoms Over the Course of Adolescence among Latinx Youth from Small Towns in the United States: Comparing Children of Immigrants and Non-Immigrants Isaac Rhew
Steven Erly PhD Structural Barriers to Continuity of HIV Care: Characterizing and Evaluating the Impact of Patient Discontinuation from AIDS Drug Assistance Programs Julia Dombrowski
Joni Anderson MS Rabies Virus Neutralizing Antibody Levels in Veterinary Medical Professionals: A Cross Sectional Study from Samples Collected at U.S. Veterinary Continuing Education Conferences Margaret M. Madeleine
Esteban Valencia MPH Examining the scope of homicide-suicide perpetrated by law enforcement: A population-based retrospective study using multiple frames, 2003 – 2017 Mary A. Kernic
Mallory Smith MS The Association of Severe Pain Experienced in the PICU and Health-Related Quality of Life Post-Discharge Noel Weiss
Natasha Ludwig-Barron PhD Karibu na sirenji (Near the Syringe): Applying mixed methods to characterize the HIV risk environment and gender differences among persons who inject drugs in Nairobi, Kenya Brandon Guthrie
Kendra Kamp MS Concordance and discordance between patient-defined remission and remission based on validated patient-reported outcome measures among patients with ulcerative colitis and Crohns disease Stephen E. Hawes
Meixin Zhang MS The effect of polygamy on loss of human papillomavirus detection in Senegalese women Stephen E. Hawes
Sarah Yarborough MPH Evaluation of Cognitive Function in the Dog Aging Project: Associations with Baseline Canine Characteristics Annette L. Fitzpatrick
Zeyuan Yang MS Migraine and the risk of different molecular subtypes of breast cancer Christopher I-Fu Li
Natalie Wu MS Long-term Neurocognitive Outcomes in Adult Survivors of Hematopoietic Cell Transplant Amanda Phipps
Blake Wolfe MPH Prevalence, incidence and characteristics associated with asymptomatic urethral inflammation in men who have sex with women Lisa E. Manhart
Yan Wang MS Invasive Mechanical Ventilation and Nutrition Intake in Association with Serious Outcomes among COVID-19 ICU Patients Annette L. Fitzpatrick
Ethan Valinetz MPH Associations between isoniazid preventive therapy, non-tuberculous mycobacterial infection, and incipient TB signatures in people with HIV Anna Wald
Taylor Genevieve MPH COVID-19 and Sexual and Reproductive Health Services in King County, Washington Daniel A. Enquobahrie
Anna Sutton MPH Impact of approval of biologic disease modifying anti-rheumatic drugs on juvenile idiopathic arthritis outcomes Beth A. Mueller
Randy Stalter PhD Evaluating PrEP use and safety among women of reproductive age in sub-Saharan Africa Jared Baeten
Francis Slaughter MPH The Impact of COVID-19 Stress on ART Adherence and Unsuppressed Viral Loads in People Living with HIV in Western Washington Susan M. Graham
Molly Simonson MPH The Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on STI Testing in King County, WA Christine M. Khosropour
Julia Rogers MPH Care-seeking correlates of acute respiratory illness among sheltered homeless adults in Seattle, WA: a community-based cross-sectional study Helen Y. Chu
Ali Khaki MS Utilization of systemic therapy in cancer patients near the end-of-life in the pre- vs. post-checkpoint inhibitor eras Stephen Marc Schwartz
Phillip Hwang PhD Making Sense of Brain Aging: Hearing and Visual Impairments, Ophthalmic Conditions, and Risk of Dementia in Older Adults Annette L. Fitzpatrick
Sixtine Gurrey MPH Firearm Injury and Violence Research Articles in Health Sciences by Funding Status and Type: A Scoping Review Ali Rowhani-Rahbar
Matthew Dekker MPH Progression of Coronary Artery Calcification by Depression and Social Support: A Longitudinal Study from the Multiethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA) Anjum Hajat
Hongjie Chen PhD Genetics, Mammographic Density and Breast Cancer Risk Sara Lindstroem
Jennifer Brown MPH Structural Factors and Racial Disparities in Severe Maternal Morbidity: An Examination of State-Level Indicators of Structural Racism and Severe Maternal Morbidity Among Black and White Persons in the U.S., 2009-2011 Daniel A. Enquobahrie
Mariyam Shaikh MPH Association between Pregnancy Intention and Post-partum Depression in a Multi-state US Population Daniel A. Enquobahrie
William Sheahan MPH Investigating Bias in School-Based Deworming Coverage Estimates from the DeWorm3 Trial Judd L. Walson
Camilla Senter MPH Maternal stressful life events during pregnancy and atopic dermatitis in children aged approximately 4-6 years Catherine Karr
John Schoof MPH Residential Land Use Regulation and Chronic Disease Disparities by Income Level Steve J. Mooney
Madelyn Sather MPH The Impact of Medicaid Expansion on Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening Rates Daniel A. Enquobahrie
Colin Sallee MS Early Cumulative Fluid Balance and Outcomes in Pediatric Allogeneic Hematopoietic Cell Transplant Recipients with Acute Respiratory Failure Susan R. Heckbert
Jamie Oh MS Shifting Perspective – Can Behavioral Health Care Resources Reduce State Firearm Homicide Rates? Ali Rowhani-Rahbar
Talitha Moon MPH Longitudinal Associations of Branched-chain and Aromatic Amino Acids with Decreased Insulin Secretion and Insulin Sensitivity among Japanese-Americans Edward J. Boyko
Julianne Meisner PhD Livestock and the epidemiology of sleeping sickness: mechanisms and implications Peter Rabinowitz
Yuyang Ma MS Life’s Simple 7 in relation to supraventricular and ventricular arrhythmias on extended ambulatory cardiac monitoring: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis Susan R. Heckbert
Julia Lund MPH The Intergenerational Impact of Precarious Work: A retrospective cohort analysis of the association between parent’s employment quality and their children’s behavioral problems Anjum Hajat
Kristen Lovio MPH Characterization of the Association Between Mindfulness, Metapersonal Awareness, and Mental Health Outcomes Walter A. Kukull
Alex Lois MS The Utilization and Safety of Per Oral Endoscopic Myotomy (POEM) for Achalasia in the US Noel Weiss
Gui Liu PhD Cervical cancer prevention in the context of abating HIV prevalence in Kenya Ruanne Barnabas
Margaret Lind PhD Using Big Data to Improve Bacterial Sepsis Risk Stratification Among Immunocompromised Cancer Patients Amanda Phipps
Zhuochen Li MS Effect of Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection on Human Papillomavirus Clearance among Women in Senegal, West Africa Stephen E. Hawes
Samantha LeDuc MPH Joint association between endogenous sex hormones, genetic risk factors, and incident venous thromboembolism in women Sara Lindstroem
Gabriella LaBazzo MPH Assessing Climate Driven West Nile Virus Risk in Washington State Christine M. Khosropour
Sara Kinter PhD Predictors of Velopharyngeal Insufficiency After Surgical Advancement of the Maxilla Among Young Adults with Cleft Palate Noel Weiss
Abir Hussein MPH Analyzing trends in HSV Western Blot results at a Reference Laboratory Anna Wald
Kelsey Hewson MPH COVID-19 in Washington K-12 Schools: Time to first COVID-19 school outbreak characterized by learning modality and community transmission Janet Baseman
Marnie Hazlehurst PhD Residential green space and behavioral and mental health outcomes in early childhood Catherine Karr
Anna Harrington MPH Associations between Bike Score and frequency of bicycle ridership among women of reproductive age in the Puget Sound Region of Washington state Steve J. Mooney
Anurekha Hall MS Socioeconomic Factors and Adherence to Healthcare Recommendations in Adolescent and Young Adult Cancer Survivors Beth A. Mueller
Cameron Haas PhD The genetics of sex hormones and their effects on mammographic density in women Sara Lindstroem
Matthew Goldberg MPH Fusobacterium Nucleatum Enrichment in Colorectal Cancer and its Relationship with Tumor Attributes Amanda Phipps
Jacob Fong-Gurzinky MS Effect of Internal Standard Normalization of Microbiome Data on Outcomes of a Controlled Feeding Study and a Longitudinal Study in a Multiethnic Cohort Johanna W. Lampe
Caitlin Crumm MS Association of CPS Post-Response Daycare Services with Child Physical Abuse Recidivism Mary A. Kernic
Tiffany Chen MPH The association between smartphone-derived population-level mobility and COVID-19 in 2020: a census tract-level analysis of King County Steve J. Mooney
Samuel Byrne MPH COVID-19 Vaccine Hesitancy in a US Public University Cohort Helen Y. Chu
Medhavi Bole MPH Characterization of patients seeking care at a Sexual Health Clinic who report engaging in exchange sex Julia Dombrowski
Michela Blain MPH Contraceptive Use Among Cisgender Women with Bacterial Sexually Transmitted Infections: A Cross-Sectional Study Julia Dombrowski
Michael Barry MPH Hepatitis C Prevalence, Correlates, and Social Networks among Cisgender Women who Participate in Sex Work in Seattle, WA Sara Nelson Glick
Jessica Barreto Guacaneme MS Hyperoxia After Pediatric Cardiac Arrest: Association with Survival and Neurological Outcomes Noel Weiss
Aspen Avery MPH A prospective study of the association between living with an adult who misuses alcohol during childhood and major depressive disorder in adulthood: Evaluating the role of child maltreatment, sex, school bonding, and neighborhood bonding Isaac Rhew
Arthur Sillah PhD Cancer incidence, mortality, and immunotherapy outcomes in relation to sleep problems: Results from Cardiovascular Health Study and a cancer immunotherapy cohort Amanda Phipps
Rachel Wenger Kubiak PhD Diabetes Mellitus as a Risk Factor for Tuberculosis in HIV-Infected and Uninfected Populations Paul K. Drain
Amy Jan MS Investigating Health Inequality in Primary Care Spatial Accessibility Among Races and Ethnicities in King County Using a Geospatial Approach Steve J. Mooney
Sneha P. Cherukuri MS An investigation of expression quantitative trait loci in interferon genes in childhood asthma using RNA-sequencing data Alison E. Fohner
Dara Horn MS Outcomes of Beta-Hemolytic Streptococcal Necrotizing Skin and Soft Tissue Infections and the Impact of Clindamycin Resistance Noel Weiss
Shewit Giovanni MS Identifying patient level factors of prone positioning therapy Daniel A. Enquobahrie
Matthew Modes MS Patient-reported receipt of goal-concordant care among seriously ill outpatients – prevalence and associated factors Susan R. Heckbert
Murugi Micheni MPH Evaluating Measures of HIV Risk Perception with a Mixed Method Approach Among Adolescent Girls and Young Women Using PrEP in Kenya Jared Baeten
Morgan Meadows MS Validity of Identification Methods of Lower Extremity Amputation in the Veterans Health Administration Electronic Medical Records Alyson Littman
Jennifer Zengjing Liu MPH Prenatal Exposure to Ambient Air Pollution, Gestational Weight Gain, and Offspring Birth Weight Daniel A. Enquobahrie
Jean Liew MS Exercise Partially Explains the Impact of Body Mass Index on Disease Activity in Ankylosing Spondylitis Susan R. Heckbert
Leif Layman MPH Adverse Childhood Experiences and Systemic Inflammation in Adults in the United States Anjum Hajat
Terra Forward MPH Validity of Self-reported HPV Vaccination History in 18-26 Year Old Men Who Have Sex with Men, 2016-2018 Rachel L. Winer
Laura Ellington MS Factors associated with reduced lung function in adolescents living with HIV in Nairobi, Kenya Brandon Guthrie
Jerzy Eisenberg-Guyot PhD Does the union make us strong? Labor unions, health, and health inequities in the United States Anjum Hajat
Matthew Driver MPH Social Support Regarding Abortion Decision and Mental Health Outcomes at Time of Seeking Abortion Services Jennifer Balkus, PhD, MPH
Graham Crawbuck MS The impact of short message service reminders on returning to test for HIV at a community center in Seattle, WA Jennifer Balkus, PhD, MPH
James Buszkiewicz PhD The influence of state minimum wage increases on health and behavior Adam Drewnowski
Michelle Ann Bulterys MPH Correlates of HIV status non-disclosure by pregnant women living with HIV to their male partners in Uganda: a cross-sectional study Connie Celum
Patrick Bullard MS Predicting individual-specific HIV survival functions – motivation, implementation, and potential applications. Jared Baeten
Alexander Bryant MS Impact of FDA advisories on smoking cessation for Veterans with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease Nicholas L. Smith
Stephanie Brown MS Predictors of Pediatric In-Hospital Recurrent Cardiac Arrest Noel Weiss
Allison Black PhD Genomic epidemiology on the frontline: Inferring disease dynamics from pathogen genomes and supporting genomic analysis in applied public health settings. Trevor Bedford
Helena Archer MPH Local-level Association of Social Deprivation and Serious Injuries in Washington State: An Ecological Cross-sectional Study Ali Rowhani-Rahbar
Kaitlin Zinsli MPH Non-gonococcal urethritis and its relationship to three novel bacterial vaginosis (BV) associated bacteria Lisa E. Manhart
Gregory Zane MPH An evaluation of the performance characteristics of World Health Organization syndromic management for C. trachomatis and N. gonorrhoeae infections among female sex workers in Mombasa, Kenya Jennifer Balkus, PhD, MPH
David Wenger MS Factors associated with poor patient recall of lung cancer screening follow-up recommendations and the association with adherence Amanda Phipps
Valentine Wanga PhD Improving Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis Delivery for Young Women in Kenya Jared Baeten
Angela Steineck MS Hospitalization and mortality outcomes in the first five years after a childhood cancer diagnosis: a population-based study Beth A. Mueller
Jessica Stahl MS Psychiatric diagnoses in children and adolescents with chronic kidney disease
Stephanie Ruderman MPH Weight gain following antiretroviral therapy (ART) initiation in ART-naive people living with HIV in the current treatment era Joseph (Chris) Delaney
Leah Neff Warner MPH Diet quality and depressive symptoms in a cohort of American Indians: The Strong Heart Family Study Mandy Fretts
Brianna Mills PhD Firearm-related morbidity and mortality by injury intent: Analysis of medical, criminal, and vital records in Seattle, WA Ali Rowhani-Rahbar
Julianne Meisner MS Cattle-associated risk factors for human tuberculosis in rural livestock keeping communities, Uganda Peter Rabinowitz
Sarah McNabb MPH Effect modification of the alcohol – colorectal cancer association Ulrike Peters
Trenton MacAllister MPH Trends in incidence of vancomycin-resistant enterococcus colonization and bacteremia among hematopoietic cell transplant recipients at a large comprehensive cancer care center Amanda Phipps
Margaret Lind MPH Effects of Intubation Location on Risk of Ventilator Associated Events Stephen E. Hawes
Vijay Krishnamoorthy PhD Incidence, Longitudinal Trajectory, and Hemodynamic Implications of Cardiac Dysfunction Following Traumatic Brain Injury Ali Rowhani-Rahbar
Nithya Kannan MPH Stressful Life Events in Pregnancy and Postpartum Depressive Symptoms among Women in Washington State Melissa A. Schiff
John Haight MPH Risk factors of opioid-related overdose among opioid users in an acute care setting: a prospective cohort study Anjum Hajat
Cameron Haas MPH Patterns in completion of colorectal cancer screening using fecal immunochemical tests in a health maintenance organization setting Amanda Phipps
Hannah Frenkel MS Illnesses and Injuries at Nature Preschools
Molly Feder MPH Correlates of HPV vaccination and association with HPV-16 and HPV-18 DNA detection in young women Stephen E. Hawes
Rachel Engen MS Donor Specific Antibody Surveillance and Graft Outcomes in Pediatric Kidney Transplant Recipients Noel Weiss
Elisabeth Brandstetter MPH Prevalence and Risk Factors for Syphilis and Hepatitis B Co-Infection Among Newly-Diagnosed HIV-Infected Adults in Durban, South Africa Paul K. Drain
Pavan Kumar Bhatraju MS Circulating levels of soluble Fas (sCD95) are associated with risk for development of a non-resolving acute kidney injury sub-phenotype Susan R. Heckbert
Sidney Bell MS Modern-Day SIV Viral Diversity Generated by Extensive Recombination and Cross-Species Transmission. Trevor Bedford
Emily Begnel MPH High cervical IL-6 levels predict spontaneous preterm birth among women in western Kenya Jennifer Slyker
Sylvia Badon PhD Maternal periconceptional physical activity, sedentary behavior, and offspring growth Daniel A. Enquobahrie
Thomas Austin MPH Atrial Fibrillation in an African-American Cohort: the Jackson Heart Study Susan R. Heckbert
Susan Pamela Wong MS Treatment practices of patients with advanced kidney disease in the US Department of Veterans Affairs, 2000-2011 Annette L. Fitzpatrick
Angela Ulrich PhD Substance Use, Sexual Networks, and HIV risk among men who have sex with men and transgender women in Peru Ann Duerr
Orion Stewart PhD Public Park System Characteristics Associated with Physical Activity Alyson Littman
Tri Nhan Dai Le MPH Sociodemographic, behavioral, and neighborhood-environment predictors of diabetes prevalence across Asian American ethnicities: Analyses of CHIS (2013-2015). Anjum Hajat
Lindsay Horn MPH Precipitation Associated with Increased Diarrheal Disease in Mozambique; A Time Series Analysis Anjum Hajat
Kerry Thomson PhD HIV-1 Risk and Prevention Strategies for Women during Pregnancy and Postpartum Renee Heffron
Jennifer Mueller MPH Pregnancy Intention and Postpartum Depressive Symptoms: An Analysis of PRAMS Data Stephen E. Hawes
Sophie Mayer MS CYP2D6 inherited variation and inhibiting medication use in relation to adverse breast cancer outcomes after tamoxifen therapy Kathleen E. Malone
Ira Martopullo MPH Systemic monocyte activation levels and developmental milestone attainment in HIV-infected infants initiating antiretroviral therapy Grace C. John-Stewart
Jovana Martin MPH Racial Disparities in the Utilization of Preventive Health Service among Older Women with Early Stage Endometrial Cancer Enrolled in Medicare Melissa A. Schiff
Vivian Lyons MPH The Effect of Arrest on Intimate Partner Violence Recidivism Victoria Holt
Kim Kummer MPH Dairy Consumption and Incident Type 2 Diabetes Among American Indians: The Strong Heart Family Study Mandy Fretts
Elyse Kadokura MPH Using GPS data to explore demographic predictors of life-space: a pooled analysis Mandy Fretts
Jennifer Hubber MPH HIV Status and Risk Factors for Hypertension in South African Adults Paul K. Drain
Marnie Hazlehurst MS Air pollution exposure and novel biomarkers of inflammation and cardiac stress in the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis and Air Pollution (MESA Air) Joel D. Kaufman
Barbara Harding MS Proton pump inhibitors and the risk of fractures in older adults: a population-based retrospective cohort study Sascha Dublin
Kerry Hancuch MPH Safer Conception Among HIV-1 Sero-Discordant Couples in East Africa: Understanding Knowledge, Attitudes, and Experiences Renee Heffron
Cheryl Dietrich MPH Power, privilege and HIV prevalence: examination of sexual HIV-risk factors in MSM and transgender women who engage in transactional sex Ann Duerr
Seth Cohen MS Mortality and perinatal infectious complications following home birth in Washington State: 2003-2014 Alyson Littman
Laura Chambers MPH Constructing and evaluating alternative prediction models for identifying clinically relevant cases in an STD clinic Julia Dombrowski
Tessa Carlson MPH Sexual behavior patterns and condom use in newly sexually active female university students Rachel L. Winer
Rebecca Brander MPH Host and environmental correlates of multi-drug resistance in Kenyan children with acute bacterial diarrhea Grace C. John-Stewart
Elfriede Agyemang MPH Performance of commercial enzyme-linked immunosorbent assays (ELISA) for diagnosis of HSV-1 and HSV-2 infection in a clinical setting Anna Wald
Ata Moshiri MPH Polyomavirus-negative Merkel cell carcinoma: a more aggressive subtype based on analysis of 282 cases using multi-modal tumor virus detection Stephen Marc Schwartz
Leora R. Feldstein PhD The 2014 chikungunya virus outbreak in the U.S. Virgin Islands: epidemiology, long-term health outcomes, and economic burden Elizabeth Halloran
Kenneth K. Mugwanya PhD Safety of oral tenofovir disoproxil fumarate-based pre-exposure prophylaxis for HIV prevention: prospective studies in HIV-uninfected men and women Jared Baeten
Lu Chen PhD Hypertension and diabetes treatment and risk of adverse outcomes among breast cancer patients Christopher I-Fu Li
Gloria C. Chi PhD Methylomic and Transcriptomic Insights Linking Air Pollution and Atherosclerosis Joel D. Kaufman
Willa D. Brenowitz PhD Prevalence of mixed neuropathologies in autopsied older adults and associations with clinical disease progression Walter A. Kukull
Michael B. Arndt PhD Environmental Enteropathy and Fibroblast Growth Factor 21 are associated with early childhood growth in Bangladesh Judd L. Walson
Alastair Matheson PhD Changing etiologies of childhood acute febrile illness: implications for management in an era of declining malaria Joel D. Kaufman Judd L. Walson
Sarah Roberts PhD Gender Based Violence and HIV Risk: Mediating Pathways and Strategies for Prevention Susan M. Graham
Kathleen Jessica Ramos MS Heterogeneity in survival among adult cystic fibrosis patients with low lung function in the United States Noel Weiss
Linda Oseso MPH Intimate Partner Violence among HIV-seropositive and HIV-seronegative Pregnant Women Receiving Partner Services in Kisumu, Kenya: Correlates and Incidence during Postpartum Brandon Guthrie
Jillian Neary MPH Role of Support Persons in Adolescent and Young Adult Voluntary HIV Testing and Counseling in Kenya Jennifer Slyker
Collette Ncube MS Sex-specific Associations of Maternal Birthweight with Offspring Birthweight in the Omega Study: The role of pre-pregnancy body mass index Daniel A. Enquobahrie
Julia Hood PhD Using HIV Surveillance Data for Public Health Evaluations and Interventions: Common Challenges & Proposed Methodological Solutions Stephen E. Hawes
Christopher Hearne MPH Association between depressive symptoms, risk factors for sexually transmitted infections, and nongonococcal urethritis Lisa E. Manhart
Jessica Citronberg PhD Lipopolysaccharide-binding protein, associated factors, and colorectal cancer Johanna W. Lampe
Brandon Auerbach MPH Cardiovascular Health Effects of 100% Fruit Juice Versus Whole Fruit in Postmenopausal Women: Results from the Women’s Health Initiative Alyson Littman
Lauren Strand MS New statin use and left ventricular structure: estimating long-term associations in the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA) Joseph (Chris) Delaney
Monisha Sharma PhD Evaluating the efficiency of community-based HIV testing and counseling strategies to decrease HIV burden in sub-Saharan Africa Ruanne Barnabas
Chelsie Porter MPH Socioeconomic Status and Health Behavior in Nepal Annette L. Fitzpatrick Roxanne P. Kerani
Thomas Odeny PhD Implementation science to expand an mHealth intervention for improving retention in care for women living with HIV and their children Scott McClelland
Andrew Mujugira PhD Antiretroviral Treatment as Prevention in African HIV-1 Serodiscordant Couples: Understanding the Challenges and Opportunities Jared Baeten
Stephanie Kovacs PhD Assessing the association between receipt of antimalarial drugs and adverse pregnancy outcomes using pooled data Andy S. Stergachis
Christine Heumann MPH Comparison of In-Person Versus Telephone Interviews for Early Syphilis and HIV Partner Services in King County, Washington (2010-2014) Matthew Golden
McKenna Eastment MPH Association between vaginal bacterial microbiota and the presence and clinical presentation of vulvovaginal candidiasis Scott McClelland
Sanju Bhattarai MPH Influence of household remittance on childhood stunting in Nepal Annette L. Fitzpatrick
Griffith Bell PhD Air Pollution and High Density Lipoprotein Structure and Function Joel D. Kaufman
Ying Zhang MPH Birth-to-pregnancy intervals and adverse perinatal outcomes among African-born women in Washington State Daniel A. Enquobahrie
Xiao Zhang MPH Ambient ozone pollution and daily mortality in three megacities in China Joel D. Kaufman
Tashina Robinson MS Erectile Dysfunction Drug Use, Risk Behavior, and Sexually Transmitted Diseases Lisa E. Manhart
Amy Rice MPH The Association of Maternal Occupations and Deliveries by Cesarean Section for Infants Born in Washington, 2011 to 2013 Joel D. Kaufman
Anton Quist MPH Sociodemographic and clinical correlates of immune activation in postpartum HIV-1/HSV-2 co-infected Kenyan women Carey Farquhar
Brodie Parent MS Bariatric surgery in women of child-bearing age, timing between an operation and birth, and associated perinatal complications Ali Rowhani-Rahbar
Gillian Tarr PhD Escherichia coli O157:H7 Phylogenetics: Implications for Virulence and Disease Distribution Amanda Phipps
Kristina Rudd MPH Early Management of Community-Acquired Sepsis in a Regional Thai Referral Hospital: a Prospective Observational Study Annette L. Fitzpatrick
Elizabeth Harrington MPH Evaluation of an mHealth SMS dialogue strategy to meet women’s and couples’ postpartum contraceptive needs in Kenya (Mobile WACh XY): A randomized controlled trial Grace C. John-Stewart
Richard Harbison MS The Mutational Landscape of Recurrent vs Non-Recurrent Human Papillomavirus-Associated Oropharyngeal Cancer Stephen Marc Schwartz
Marielle Goyette PhD Overcoming Barriers to HIV/STD Partner Services in Kenya and the United States Carey Farquhar
Kristina Bajema MS Subclinical tuberculosis among HIV-infected adults: Clinical features and outcomes in a South African cohort Paul K. Drain
Xinyi Wang MS Cardiovascular Risk Factors and Memory Function in Nepal: Findings from the Dhulikhel Heart Study Annette L. Fitzpatrick
Manali Vora MPH Analysis of types of Tumor-Infiltrating Immune Cells in Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma (OSCC) and their associations with survival of OSCC patients Chu Chen
Jonathan Muir MPH Exploring Factors Associated with the Prioritization of South-to-South Partnerships by International Global Health Institutions in the Southern Hemisphere Stephen E. Hawes
Katrina Deardorff MPH Evaluation of Zika Virus Testing Through the Washington State Department of Health Gary M. Goldbaum
Emily Wu MPH The impact of HIV infection on cervical cancer presentation and survival in Uganda Stephen Marc Schwartz
Cordelie Witt MPH Short and long-term patient outcomes following inhalation injury among burn patients Frederick P. Rivara
Xiaoliang Wang PhD Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs, Chronic Inflammation and Colorectal Cancer Risk Emily White
Megan Suter MS Implications of combined exposure to household air pollution and HIV on neurodevelopment in Kenyan children Grace C. John-Stewart
Keshet Ronen MPH Comprehensive characterization of humoral correlates of human immunodeficiency virus 1 superinfection acquisition in high-risk Kenyan women Susan M. Graham
Julie Rivers MS Defining Optimal T-Cell Characteristics for Pediatric Chimeric Antigen Receptor (CAR) T-cell Trials Christopher I-Fu Li
Steven Roncaioli MPH Management of GNR bacteremia in HCT: shifting patterns for outpatient antibiotic therapy in the modern era Amanda Phipps
Divya Patil MPH The Association Between Maternal Work Precarity and Infant Low Birth Weight in a Nationally Representative Cohort of Women in the United States Anjum Hajat
Kathleen O'Connell MPH Risk of Delirium and Use of Regional Analgesia in Geriatric Trauma Patients with Multiple Rib Fractures Noel Weiss
Amanda Mancenido MPH Examining psychological distress across intersections of immigrant generational status, race, poverty, and gender Anjum Hajat
Gillian Levine PhD Severe Infection and Mortality in Kenyan Newborns Grace C. John-Stewart
Andrew Kwist MPH Feeding practices among vulnerable newborns in Vietnam: a pre- and post-evaluation of integrating a human milk bank into newborn care services Stephen E. Hawes
Tyler Ketterl MS Impact of Cancer, Cancer Directed Therapy and Its Lasting Effects on Employment and Finances in Young Adult Cancer Survivors Amanda Phipps
Kristina Jordahl PhD Pre-Diagnostic Genome-Wide DNA Methylation in Blood and Risk of Bladder Cancer
Sebastian Jara MPH The Association of Sleep Apnea and Cancer in Veterans Amanda Phipps
Nicholas Graff MPH The Effect of the Shikamana Peer-and-Provider Intervention on Depressive Symptoms, Alcohol Use, and Other Drug Use among Gay, Bisexual, and Other Men Who Have Sex with Men (GBMSM) in Kenya Susan M. Graham
Katherine Garcia MPH Alcohol, Tobacco, and Illicit Drug Use as Risk Factors for Onward HIV Transmission Among Men Who Have Sex with Men & Transgender Women in Lima, Peru Ann Duerr
Mary Chan MPH Correlates of Virologic Failure Among Breastfeeding Postpartum Kenyan Women on Option B+ Anna Wald
Audrey Brezak MPH Epidemiological Evaluation of Phylogenetic Clustering and Meeting Sexual Partners at Social Venues Among Men Who Have Sex With Men and Transgender Women in Lima, Peru Ann Duerr
Julia Bond MPH The association between sexual subjectivity and sexual health outcomes both negative and positive in a sample of women Stephen E. Hawes
Kelsey Richardson MS The impact of chronic kidney disease on chronic school absenteeism Noel Weiss
Andrea Radick MS Demographic Characteristics and Diagnostic Performance of Pathologists who Enjoy Interpreting Melanocytic Skin Lesions Amanda Phipps
Christopher Phillips MPH Headache after Moderate-to-Severe Traumatic Brain Injury Walter A. Kukull
Irene Njuguna MPH Financial incentives to increase pediatric HIV testing in Kenya: A pilot randomized clinical trial Jennifer Slyker
Joseph Murphy MPH Prevalence and Risk Factors for Diabetes Mellitus among newly-diagnosed HIV-infected South African Adults Paul K. Drain
Kristina Mitchell MS Resolution of Sepsis-Associated Acute Kidney Injury: Association with Emergency Department Fluid Management Patterns Noel Weiss
Yuan Zhou MPH Outpatient Antibiotic Parenteral Therapy in Vulnerable Populations: People Who Inject Drugs and the Homeless Anna Wald
Michael Young PhD Air Pollution, Change in Retinal Vascular Caliber, and Cellular Adhesion in the Multi-ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA) Joel D. Kaufman
Tsegaselassie Workalemahu PhD Genetic Variations and Risk of Placental Abruption Daniel A. Enquobahrie
Hannah Imlay MS Beta Lactam and Other Antibiotic Allergies in Solid Organ and Hematopoietic Cell Transplant Recipients Anna Wald
Robert Tessler MPH Differences by Victim Race and Ethnicity in Race and Ethnicity Motivated Violent Bias Crimes: A National Study Ali Rowhani-Rahbar
Spencer Hensley MS Outcomes of Wraparound Care Coordination for Youth with Complex Behavioral Health Needs
Rachel Silverman PhD Informing Strategies for Effective HIV Treatment and Prevention Grace C. John-Stewart
Sarah Stansfield MPH Worldwide HIV Virulence Evolution in Response to Changes in Prevalence and Treatment Coverage Steven M. Goodreau
Maayan Simckes PhD Policing and population health: The relationship between militarization and lethal use of force Anjum Hajat
Coralynn Sack MPH Occupational Exposures and Subclinical Interstitial Lung Disease: The MESA (Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis) Air–Lung Study Joel D. Kaufman
Jamaica Robinson PhD Effects of individual and neighborhood socioeconomic status on outcomes following a colorectal cancer diagnosis Polly A. Newcomb
Sabah Quraishi PhD Exposure to ambient air pollution and outcomes in women undergoing in vitro fertilization Anjum Hajat
Erin Morgan MS Cholinesterase Inhibitors and Neuropathology of Cerebrovascular Disease and Other Dementias in Patients with Alzheimer’s Disease: A Study of NACC Autopsy and Medical History Data, 2005 – 2017 Walter A. Kukull
BreAnna Kinghorn MS Social Determinants of Asthma in American Indian Children Mandy Fretts
Barbara Harding PhD Commonly used medications and survival from ovarian cancer Noel Weiss
Elizabeth Hom PhD Association of air pollution with longitudinal changes in arterial stiffness and correlates of longitudinal change in arterial stiffness in the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA) Joel D. Kaufman
Sharon Greene PhD A Randomized Controlled Trial for Treatment of High-Grade Cervical Lesions Among HIV-Infected Women in Kenya Grace C. John-Stewart Rachel L. Winer
Mackenzie Fuller MPH The Impact of Hospital Antimicrobial Stewardship Programs on Antibiotic Resistance and Prescribing Gary M. Goldbaum
Samantha Rice MPH Relationship power and partner support for family planning among postpartum adolescents in Kenya Alison Drake
Sarah Leary MS Detection of protein targets associated with survival in malignant pediatric brain tumors Beth A. Mueller
Jessica Williams-Nguyen PhD Role of chronic hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection and host genetic variants in risk of myocardial infarction among people living with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) Joseph (Chris) Delaney
Laura Spece MS Unnecessary inhaled corticosteroids in COPD: understanding patient and health system complexity as contributors Nicholas L. Smith
Emily Scott MPH Molecular epidemiology of respiratory syncytial virus illness in children and adults in Seattle, WA over five seasons Anna Wald
Michelle Passater MPH Predictability of West Nile virus based on climate variables in Washington State Jeffrey Duchin
Anne Emanuels MPH Respiratory Viral Coinfection in a Birth Cohort of Infants in Rural Nepal Helen Y. Chu
Alfred Osoti PhD Metabolic syndrome following hypertensive disorders of pregnancy and among HIV infected adults: understanding cardiovascular disease risk Carey Farquhar
Kathryn Peebles PhD Contraception and HIV-1 prevention among women in Africa: informing choices amid expanding options Ruanne Barnabas
Peter Leary PhD Inflammation and right ventricular structure and function in health and disease Noel Weiss
Luwam Kidane MS Elevated vaginal pH levels and HPV among Senegalese women Stephen E. Hawes
Emmanuel Rodriguez MPH Differences by Latino and White MSM in HIV-Related Stigma in Seattle, WA Jennifer Balkus, PhD, MPH
Emma Gause MS Trajectories of Suicide Mortality in US Counties from 2000-2017 and the Influence of Selective Migration Ali Rowhani-Rahbar
Deborah Foster MPH Dietary Sources of Melamine Exposure Among Participants in the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (2003-2004) Mandy Fretts
Darcy Rao PhD Mathematical modeling to inform implementation of HIV prevention programs in the United States Matthew Golden
Akilina Douthat MPH Health Conditions of Particular Concern to Maternal Child Health Populations in Post-Invasion Iraq: A Comparison Between Data Sources Daniel A. Enquobahrie
Vivian Lyons PhD Following a Firearm Injury: Recidivism and Behavior Change Ali Rowhani-Rahbar
Emily Deichsel PhD Early childhood diarrhea and growth among HIV-exposed, uninfected infants in Kenya Grace C. John-Stewart
Jade Pagkas-Bather MPH What’s PrEP?: Examining Factors Associated with PrEP Peer Navigator Acceptability among Black and Latinx MSM in Western Washington Susan M. Graham
Aaron Bochner PhD Evaluating risk factors and synergistic effects of two common HIV-1 coinfections: schistosomiasis and trichomoniasis Ruanne Barnabas
Miranda Delawalla MPH A Concurrent and Longitudinal Analysis of Teacher Support, Stressful Life Events, and Depressive Symptoms in Early Adolescence
Lauren White MPH The role of individual and community level social and cultural connectedness in modifying the effect of childhood adversity on anxiety and depression in American Indian college students
Soyeon Lippman MS Effects of Washington’s opioid prescribing rules for chronic, non-cancer pain management on opioid overdose mortality and pharmaceutical opioid distribution: 1999-2017
Patrick Owiti MPH Assessment of Repeat HIV Testing and Utilization of HIV Self-Testing to Increase Repeat Testing Amongst Pregnant and Postpartum Women in Kisumu County, Kenya Jared Baeten
Jessica Culhane MS Plasma Amyloid, Inflammatory Markers, and Risk of Dementia in the Ginkgo Evaluation of Memory Study Annette L. Fitzpatrick
Paige Wartko PhD Antidepressant medication continuation during pregnancy and perinatal outcomes, including gestational weight gain, gestational diabetes, and birth weight Sascha Dublin
Caislin Firth PhD Unexpected consequences of cannabis legalization on youth Anjum Hajat
Irene Njuguna PhD From pediatric to adolescent HIV: mortality, viral suppression and transition to adult care Grace C. John-Stewart
Laura Chambers PhD Urethral sexual exposures: relationship with prevalent nongonococcal urethritis, the urethral microbiota, and resolution of symptoms Lisa E. Manhart
Michael Truong MPH Impact of mental health on HIV-related outcomes in a South African township Paul K. Drain
Maria Pyra PhD PrEP (pre-exposure prophylaxis) adherence among East African women Jared Baeten
Kennedy Muni PhD Effect of road safety-conscious motorcycle taxi programs on riding behaviors and risk of road traffic crash among motorcycle taxi drivers in Kampala, Uganda Brandon Guthrie
Monalisa Penumetsa MPH Prevalence and correlates of repeat testing during pregnancy and postpartum in rural Kenya Alison Drake
Eliza Blanchette MS Eplet mismatches and de novo donor-specific antibody development in pediatric kidney transplant recipients Noel Weiss
Irene Mukui MPH Antiretroviral medication prescription errors and associated factors among HIV infected children in selected health facilities in Nairobi, Kenya Carey Farquhar
Arianna Miles-Jay PhD Molecular epidemiology of the multidrug-resistant Escherichia coli sequence type 131-H30 lineage among U.S. Children Janet Baseman
Ezekiel Maloney MS Non-inferiority of a non-contrast MRI follow up protocol for isolated optic pathway gliomas Amanda Phipps
Abbie Bauer MS Risk Factors for Severe Acute Kidney Injury after Pediatric Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation Stephen Marc Schwartz
Stephanie Liu MPH Trait vs. trajectory: Conceptualizations of resilience after mild traumatic brain injury Ali Rowhani-Rahbar
Audrey Hu MPH Can passive smoking explain the higher radiation-related excess relative risk of lung cancer for women compared to men among atomic bomb survivors Amanda Phipps
Shiow-Wen Yang PhD Effects of Parental Mental Illness on Common Child Health Outcomes
Benjamin Fu PhD The human gut microbiome: methodological issues in characterization and role in trimethylamine N-oxide formation Johanna W. Lampe
Ronit Dalmat MPH Utility of next-generation sequencing for HIV antiretroviral resistance genotyping in a pragmatic clinical laboratory setting Anna Wald
Alexandra Akhunova MPH Pregnancy outcomes among women with epilepsy in Washington State, 1987-2012 Beth A. Mueller
Erika Feutz MPH Postmortem Intestinal Sampling in Malawi Grace C. John-Stewart
Hang Yin MS Genetic variation in telomere maintenance genes and survival after colorectal cancer diagnosis Polly A. Newcomb
Gabriella Veytsel MPH Spatio-Temporal Trends of Typhoid Fever Incidence in Kibera (2007-2015) Grace C. John-Stewart
Francys Verdial Argueta MPH Body Mass Index and Risks of Recurrence and Mortality by Breast Cancer Subtype Christopher I-Fu Li
Shiow-Wen Yang PhD Effects of Parental Mental Illness on Common Child Health Outcomes
Diana Tordoff MPH Sex Misclassification in the BRFSS and its Implications for Assessing Transgender and Gender Nonconforming Reproductive Health: A Quantitative Bias Analysis Anjum Hajat
Jill Steiner MS Hospital Resource Utilization and Presence of Advance Directives at the End of Life for Adults with Congenital Heart Disease Susan R. Heckbert
Ang Li MS Transplant-Associated Thrombotic Microangiopathy (TA-TMA) is a Multifactorial Disease Unresponsive to Immunosuppressant Withdrawal Noel Weiss
Naomi Schwartz MPH Proton Pump Inhibitors (PPI), H2 Blocker Use, and Risk of Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) in Children Joseph (Chris) Delaney
Maria Corcorran MPH Awareness of HIV Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) and Predictors of Interest in PrEP Among HIV-negative Persons Who Inject Drugs in Seattle, Washington Anna Wald
Lauren Schwartz PhD Rotavirus vaccines in low-income settings Elizabeth Halloran
Jessica Long PhD Investigating the sexual partnerships of transgender women in Lima, Peru to improve targeted HIV interventions Ann Duerr
Tigran Avoundjian PhD Integrating data systems to improve HIV care engagement in King County, WA Julia Dombrowski
Robert Lee MS POLST-Discordant Intensive Care Near the End of Life: A Retrospective Cohort Study Noel Weiss
Bridget Whitney PhD The Vaginal Microbiome: The Influence of Intramuscular Depot-medroxyprogesterone Acetate Initiation on Vaginal Microbiota and A Comparison of PCR Approaches for Use in Predicting HIV Acquisition Brandon Guthrie
Lorraine Twohey-Jacobs MS Health care service utilization of individuals in permanent supportive housing in Seattle, WA accessing care through Public Health – Seattle and King County’s Health Care for the Homeless Network Anjum Hajat
Jennifer Mark PhD Engaging Male Partners in Home-based Couple Education and Testing for Syphilis and HIV Carey Farquhar
Esther Lam MPH Receptiveness and Responsiveness of Using Social Media for Safe Firearm Storage Outreach in Washington State: A Mixed-Methods Study Ali Rowhani-Rahbar
Madhura Suhas Rane PhD Investigation of Pertussis Resurgence in King County, Washington Elizabeth Halloran
Paneen Petersen PhD Diet, inflammation, and genetic predictors of tissue-specific gene expression: A functionally-informed gene-environment interaction analysis for risk of colorectal cancer. Ulrike Peters
Catherine Troja MPH Serum Concentrations of Novel Vitamin D Biomarkers and Detection of Prevalent High-Risk HPV Infection Rachel L. Winer
Nicole Lorona MS Racial/Ethnic Disparities in Risk of Breast Cancer Mortality by Molecular Subtype and Stage at Diagnosis Christopher I-Fu Li
Catherine Knott MPH Longitudinal Association between Greenspace and Type 2 Diabetes: Evidence from MESA Anjum Hajat
Ruchi Tiwari MPH A Retrospective Cohort Study of Race and Ethnicity, Pre-pregnancy Weight, and Pregnancy Complications Daniel A. Enquobahrie
Natasha Wenzel PhD Assessing Optimal Intervention Targets for Respiratory Infections in Structured Populations Elizabeth Halloran
Yu Ni PhD Assessing the Individual and Interactive Associations of Pre- and Postnatal Air Pollution Exposures and Maternal Nutrition During Pregnancy with Child Blood Pressure: A Prospective Study in a Community-based Birth Cohort Catherine Karr
Feng Su MS Hepatocellular carcinoma screening reduces cancer-related mortality in patients with chronic hepatitis B infection: a case-control study Noel Weiss
Yan Chen PhD Proximal tubular secretion, cardiovascular events, and kidney clearance of medications Bryan R. Kestenbaum
Mark Tenforde PhD The Epidemiology, Outcomes, and Prevention of HIV-associated Meningitis in Southern Africa Carey Farquhar
Elizabeth Killien MPH Risk factors for health-related quality of life deterioration following pediatric critical illness Noel Weiss
Jennifer Velloza PhD Depression and HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis use among sub-Saharan African Women Renee Heffron
Margaret Mburu MPH Early diagnosis in infants born to HIV-positive adolescent compared to adult mothers in Kisumu, Kenya Carey Farquhar
Jorge Soledad MPH Use of Bevacizumab for Newly Diagnosed Ovarian Cancer: A National Analysis Daniel A. Enquobahrie
Anna Unutzer MPH Evaluation of text message reminders to encourage re-testing for chlamydia and gonorrhea among female patients at the municipal STD Clinic in Seattle, WA Christine M. Khosropour
Anne Massey MPH Lethal Means Assessment in Psychiatric Emergency Services: Frequency and Characteristics of Assessment Ali Rowhani-Rahbar
Erin Morgan PhD Perpetration of Interpersonal Violence, Incarceration, and Subsequent Risk for Firearm Suicide Ali Rowhani-Rahbar
Colin Malone PhD Reaching underscreened women: correlates of cervical cancer underscreening, reactions to mailed HPV self-sampling kits, and cost-effectiveness of HPV self-sampling programs Rachel L. Winer
Thomas Keller MS Association of Guideline-recommended COPD Inhaler Regimens with Respiratory Exacerbations, Exercise Performance, and Quality of Life Noel Weiss
Yuekai Ji MS Genetic variation and natural anticoagulants Nicholas L. Smith
Marla J Husnik PhD Understanding Adherence to and HIV-1 Protection from a Microbicidal Vaginal Ring Jared Baeten
Xinwei Hua PhD Inflammatory Biomarkers, Genetics, and Survival among Colorectal Cancer Patients Polly A. Newcomb
Soyeon Lippman MS Effects of Washington’s Opioid Prescribing Rules for Chronic, Non-Cancer Pain Management on Opioid Overdose Mortality and Pharmaceutical Opioid Distribution: 1999-2017 Noel Weiss
Chase Cannon MPH Variation in Syphilis Among Men who Have Sex with Men and Women in the United States and Association with Syphilis in Women Matthew Golden
Thomas Austin PhD Long-Term Air Pollution in Relation to Cardiac Structure, Function, and Supraventricular Arrhythmias Susan R. Heckbert
Eliza Blanchette MS Eplet mismatches and de novo donor-specific antibody development in pediatric kidney transplant recipients Noel Weiss
Jade Pagkas-Bather MPH What’s PrEP?: Examining Factors Associated with PrEP Peer Navigator Acceptability among Black and Latinx MSM in Western Washington Susan M. Graham