Douglas J Wiebe

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Associate Professor of Epidemiology in Biostatistics and Epidemiology
Epidemiologist / Social Ecologist, Firearm & Injury Center at Penn (FICAP), Division of Traumatology and Surgical Critical Care, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Senior Fellow, Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, University of Pennsylvania
Faculty Associate, Institute for Urban Research, University of Pennsylvania
Senior Scholar, Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania
Assistant Professor of Epidemiology in Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Associate, Philadelphia Collaborative Violence Prevention Center (CDC Injury Center), Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Senior Fellow, Center for Public Health Initiatives, University of Pennsylvania
Faculty Fellow, Penn Institute for Urban Research, University of Pennsylvania
Co-Director, Cartographic Modeling Lab, University of Pennsylvania
Member , Chair’s Concussion Management Advisory Committee, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Senior Fellow, Center for Health Behavior Research, University of Pennsylvania, University of Pennsylvania
Member, MPH Admissions Committee, University of Pennsylvania
Working Group Member, Afva Bora Fellowship in Global Health Leadership
Department: Biostatistics and Epidemiology

Contact information
Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology
University of Pennsylvania
902 Blockley Hall,423 Guardian Drive
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6021
Office: 215-746-0149
Graduate Group Affiliations
B.A. (Psychology)
University of Calgary, Alberta , 1991.
M.A. (Criminology)
Indiana State University , 1996.
Ph.D. (Social Ecology)
University of California, Irvine, 2000.
Post-Graduate Training
Postdoctoral Scholar, University of California, Los Angeles, 2000-2002.
American College of Epidemiology , 2003.
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Selected Publications

Branas CC, Kastanaki AE, Michalodimitrakis M, Tzougas J, Kranioti EF, Theodorakis PN, Carr BG, Wiebe DJ: The impact of economic austerity and prosperity events on suicide in Greece: a 30-year interrupted time-series analysis. BMJ Open 5(1): e005619, 2015.

Sheak KR, Wiebe DJ, Leary M, Babaeizadeh S, Yuen TC, Zive D, Owens PC, Edleson DP, Daya MR, Idris AH, Abella BS: Quantitative relationship between end-tidal carbon dioxide and CPR quality during both in-hospital and out-of-hospital cardiac arrest. Circulation 89: 149-54, 2015.

Purtle J, Cheney R, Wiebe DJ, Dicker R. Scared safe? : Abandoning the use of fear in urban violence prevention programmes. Injury Prevention 21: 140-141, 2015.

Devries H, Wiebe DJ, Bogner H: Neighborhood social environment and patterns of adherence to oral hypoglycemic agents among patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus. Family & Community Health 38(2): 169-79, 2015.

Margolis DJ, Hoffstad OJ, Wiebe DJ: Lower extremity amputation risk is associated with variation in Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System responses. Diabetes Care 37(8): 2296-301, 2014.

Mullen MT, Bowman A, Roy J, Wiebe DJ, Branas CC, Wolff C, Balcer L, Carr BC: Disparities in accessibility of certified primary stroke centers. Stroke 45(11): 3381-8, 2014.

Corwin D, Zonfrillo MR, Master CL, Arbogast KR, Grady MF, Robinson RL, Goodman AM, Wiebe DJ: Characteristics of prolonged concussion recovery in a pediatric subspecialty referral population. Journal of Pediatrics 165(6): 1207-15, 2014.

Irvin NA, Rhodes K, Cheney R, Wiebe DJ: State regulation of federally licensed firearm dealers and firearm injury - is more regulation better? American Journal of Public Health 104(8): 1384-6, 2014.

Wiebe DJ, Richmond TS, Poster J, Guo W, Allison PD, Branas CC: Adolescents' fears of violence in transit environments during daily activities. Security Journal 27(2): 226-241, 2014.

Carr BG, Geiger J, McWilliams N, Reilly PM, Wiebe DJ: Impact of adding level II and III trauma centers on disease volume and severity at a nearby level I trauma center. J Trauma Acute Care Surg 77(5): 764-768, 2014.

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