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
Department: Biostatistics and Epidemiology

Contact information
902 Blockley Hall
423 Guardian Dr
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

Margolis DJ, Hoffstad O, Nafash J, Leonard CE, Freeman CP, Hennessy S, Wiebe DJ.: Location, location, location: geographic clustering of lower-extremity amputation among medicare beneficiaries with diabetes. Diabetes Care 34(11): 2363-7, Nov 2011.

Wiebe DJ, Blackstone MM, Mollen CJ, Culyba AJ, Fein JA.: Self-reported violence-related outcomes for adolescents within eight weeks of emergency department treatment for assault injury. J Adolesc Health 49(4): 440-42, Oct 2011.

Branas CC, Richmond TS, Ten Have TR, Wiebe DJ.: Acute alcohol consumption, alcohol outlets, and gun suicide. Subst Use Misuse. 46(13): 1529-1603, 2011.

Carr BG, Reilly PM, Schwab CW, Branas CC, Geiger J, Wiebe DJ.: Weekend and night outcomes in a statewide trauma system. Archives of Surgery 146: 810-17, 2011.

Carr BG, Porat G, Wiebe DJ, Branas CC.: A review of legislation in the United States restricting firearm use while intoxicated. Public Health Reports 125(5): 674-9, 2010.

Nance ML, Carr BG, Kallan M, Branas CC, Wiebe DJ.: Variation in pediatric and adolescent firearm mortality between rural and urban America. Pediatrics 125: 1112-1118, 2010.

McDonald CC, Guerra T, Thomas N, Kassam-Adams N, Wiebe DJ, Richmond TS. : Youth's strategies for staying safe and coping with the stress of living in violent communities. Journal of Community Psychology 38(7): 874-885, 2010.

Carr BG, Jenkins P, Branas CC, Wiebe DJ, Kim P, Schwab CW, Reilly PM.: Does the Trauma System Protect Against The Weekend Effect? Journal of Trauma, Injury, Infection and Critical Care 69(5): 1042-8, 2010.

Basta AL, Richmond TS, Wiebe DJ.: Activity paths, neighborhood boundaries, and environmental exposures during daily activities. Social Science & Medicine 71(11): 1943-50, 2010.

Nance, ML.; Polk-Williams, A; Collins, MW; Wiebe, DJ. : Neurocognitive Evaluation of Mild Traumatic Brain Injury in the Hospitalized Pediatric Population. Annals of Surgery 249(5): 859-863, May 2009.

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