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
Director, Penn Injury Science Center, an Injury Control Research Center National Center for Injury Control and Prevention, CDC (R49CE002474)
Epidemiology Executive Committee, Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology University of Pennsylvania
Senior Fellow, Center of Emphasis, Center for Injury Research and Prevention (CIRP)The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
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.
Member, American College of Epidemiology , 2013.
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Selected Publications

Baehr A1, Holland T, Biala K, Margolis GS, Wiebe DJ, Carr BG: Describing Total Population Health: A Review and Critique of Existing Units. Population Health Management January 2016 {Epub ahead of print}

Jacoby SF, Tach L, Guerra T, Wiebe DJ, Richmond TS: The health status and well-being of low-resource, housing-unstable, single-parent families living in violent neighbourhoods in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Health & social Care in the Community April 2016 (in press).

Holena D, Wiebe DJ, Delgado MK, Reilly PM: Location and timing of failure to rescue events in trauma. The American Surgeon 2016 (in press).

Ramirez D, Branas CC, Richmond TS, Bream K, Xie D, Wiebe DJ: The relationship between payday and violent death in Guatemala: a time series analysis. Injury Prevention 2016 (in press).

Wiebe DJ, Holena DN, Delgado MK, McWilliams N, Geiger J, Carr BG: The Pennsylvania Trauma Outcomes Study risk-adjusted mortality model: results of a statewide benchmarking program. The American Surgeon 2016 (in press).

Culyba AJ, Fein J, Ginsburg K, Miller E, Branas CC, Richmond TS, Wiebe DJ: Examining the role of supportive family connection in violence exposure among male youth in urban environments. Journal of Interpersonal Violence 2016 (in press).

Rodgers M, Meisel Z, Crit-Christoph P, Wiebe DJ, Rhodes K: Wireless participant incentives using reloadable bank cards to increase clinical trial retention with abused women drinkers: a natural experiment. J Interpersonal Violence 2016 (in press).

Kaufman EJ, Wiebe DJ, Martin ND, Pascual JL, Reilly PM, Holena D: Variation in ICU utilization and mortality after blunt splenic injury. Journal of Surgical Research 203(2): 338-47, June 2016

Luyckx K, Ramsey MA, Kelly CS, Wiebe DJ, Mello D, Oris L, Prikken S, Verschueren M, Berg CA: Brief report: Benefit finding and identity processes in type 1 diabetes: Prospective associations throughout adolescence. Journal of Adolescence Page: 47-50, June 2016

Bakhru R, McWilliams DJ, Wiebe DJ, Spuhler VJ, Schweickert WD: Intensive Care Unit Structure Variation and Implications for Early Mobilization Practices. An International Survey. Annals of the American Thoracic Society 13(9): 1527-37, 2016

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