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School of Public Health

Shirley (Shirley A. A.) A. Beresford

Adjunct Professor, Health Services
Senior Associate Dean, School of Public Health
Professor, Epidemiology (primary appt.)

Education

PhD   University of London (UK), 1981   (Epidemiology)
MA   University of Cambridge, 1974   (Mathematics)
MSc   University of Sussex (UK), 1971   (Statistics)
BA   University of London (UK), 1970

Contact Info

email:   beresfrd@uw.edu

address:
School of Public Health
F-358 B Health Sciences Building
Seattle, WA 98195-7236

campus box:   357230
voice:   206-543-9512
fax:   206-543-3813
web site:   http://www.fhcrc.org/science/phs/cprp/

office:   M4_B845

address:
Cancer Prevention, Arnold Building
1100 Fairview Ave N.,
PO Box 19024, Mailstop: M3-B232
Seattle, WA 98109-1024

campus box:   358080
voice:   206-667-4793

Nutritional epidemiology; folic acid; fruit and vegetable; exercise in preventive intervention trials

  • HSERV 548
    Social Determinants of Health Research Methods


Molina Y, Plascak JJ, Patrick DL, Bishop S, Coronado GD, Beresford SA. Neighborhood Predictors of Mammography Barriers Among US-Based Latinas. J Racial Ethn Health Disparities. 2016 Apr 8. [Epub ahead of print]  PMID: 27059049
  


Coronado GD, Beresford SA, McLerran D, Jimenez R, Patrick DL, Ornelas I, Bishop S, Scheel JR, Thompson B. Multilevel Intervention Raises Latina Participation in Mammography Screening: Findings from ¬°Fortaleza Latina! Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2016 Apr;25(4):584-92. doi: 10.1158/1055-9965.EPI-15-1246.  PMID: 27196092    PMCID: PMC4912050
   


Ryman TK, Boyer BB, Hopkins S, Philip J, Beresford SA, Thompson B, Heagerty PJ, Pomeroy JJ, Thummel KE, Austin MA. Associations between diet and cardiometabolic risk among Yup'ik Alaska Native people using food frequency questionnaire dietary patterns. Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis. 2015 Dec;25(12):1140-5. doi: 10.1016/j.numecd.2015.08.003. Epub 2015 Aug 21.  PMID: 26607703    PMCID: PMC4684467
   


Barrington WE, Beresford SA, McGregor BA, White E. Perceived Stress and Eating Behaviors by Sex, Obesity Status, and Stress Vulnerability: Findings from the Vitamins and Lifestyle (VITAL) Study. J Acad Nutr Diet. 2014 May 12. pii: S2212-2672(14)00358-X. doi: 10.1016/j.jand.2014.03.015. [Epub ahead of print]  PMID: 24828150    PMCID: PMC4229482
   


Coronado GD, Jimenez R, Martinez-Gutierrez J, McLerran D, Ornelas I, Patrick D, Gutierrez R, Bishop S, Beresford SA. Multi-level Intervention to increase participation in mammography screening: ¬°Fortaleza Latina! study design. Contemp Clin Trials. 2014 Jul;38(2):350-4. doi: 10.1016/j.cct.2014.06.008. Epub 2014 Jun 18.  PMID: 24952281
  


Increasing Implementation of Evidence-Based Interventions at Low-Wage Worksites
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
PI:   Hannon           Dates:    5/1/2016 - 4/30/2017

Healthy Food Healthy Families Feasibility Study
Collaborative Research Center for American Indian Health (CRCAIH)
PI:   Fretts           Dates:    8/1/2015 - 7/31/2016

Increasing Implementation of Evidence-Based Interventions at Low-Wage Worksites
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
PI:   Hannon           Dates:    5/1/2015 - 4/30/2016

An Intervention to Promote Navajo Gardening, Nutrition and Community Wellness
Dine College
PI:   Beresford           Dates:    2/1/2015 - 1/31/2016

Screening Mammography and Latinas: a Multi-level Intervention
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center (FHCRC)
PI:   Davis           Dates:    5/1/2014 - 4/30/2015

Increasing Implementation of Evidence-Based Interventions at Low-Wage Worksites
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
PI:   Hannon           Dates:    5/1/2014 - 4/30/2015

Increasing Implementation of Evidence-Based Interventions at Low-Wage Worksites
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
PI:   Hannon           Dates:    5/1/2013 - 4/30/2014

Nutrition and Physical Activity Assessment Study
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center (FHCRC)
PI:   Beresford           Dates:    5/1/2013 - 4/30/2014

Explaining the SES/Overweight and Obesity Relationship
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)
PI:   Beresford           Dates:    3/1/2013 - 2/28/2014

Nutrition and Physical Activity Assessment Study competing renewal resubmission
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center (FHCRC)
PI:   Beresford           Dates:    7/1/2010 - 6/30/2014

Determinants of Breast Cancer among Latinas
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center (FHCRC)
PI:   Beresford           Dates:    4/1/2010 - 3/31/2015

Explaining the SES/Overweight and Obesity Relationship
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
PI:   Beresford           Dates:    12/1/2008 - 11/30/2013

Pacific Northwest Center for National Children's Study-Grant
National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD)
PI:   Faustman           Dates:    9/26/2008 - 9/25/2013