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Dept. of Health Services
Program Affiliations
Beth E. Ebel
Adjunct Associate Professor
Associate Professor, Pediatrics (primary appt.)
Adjunct Associate Professor, Epidemiology

Research Interests:
Injury prevention; health behaviors

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Contact Information

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325 9th Avenue
Seattle, WA 98104-2499

campus box:   359960
voice:   206-744-9438


MPH   University of Washington, 2001   (Health Services)
MD   Harvard University, 1996   (Medicine)
MSc   Oxford University (UK), 1989   (Development Economics)
BA   Oxford University (UK), 1988   (Economics, Philosophy)
BA   Williams College, 1986   (Biochemistry, Physics)

Recent Publications

Quistberg DA, Koepsell TD, Johnston BD, Boyle LN, Miranda JJ, Ebel BE. Bus stops and pedestrian-motor vehicle collisions in Lima, Peru: a matched case-control study. Inj Prev. 2013 Dec 19. doi: 10.1136/injuryprev-2013-041023. [Epub ahead of print]  PMID: 24357516

Graves JM, Iyer KR, Willis MM, Ebel BE, Rivara FP, Vavilala MS. Emergency department-reported injuries associated with mechanical home exercise equipment in the USA. Inj Prev. 2013 Sep 23. doi: 10.1136/injuryprev-2013-040833. [Epub ahead of print]  PMID: 24061163

Jimenez N, Ebel BE, Wang J, Koepsell TD, Jaffe KM, Dorsch A, Durbin D, Vavilala MS, Temkin N, Rivara FP. Disparities in disability after traumatic brain injury among Hispanic children and adolescents. Pediatrics. 2013 Jun;131(6):e1850-6. doi: 10.1542/peds.2012-3354. Epub 2013 May 6.  PMID: 23650302    PMCID: PMC3666112

Ebel BE, Coronado GD, Thompson B, Martinez T, Fitzgerald K, Vaca F, Rivara FP. Child passenger safety behaviors in Latino communities. J Health Care Poor Underserved. 2006 May;17(2):358-73.  PMID: 16702720

Hollingworth W, Ebel BE, McCarty CA, Garrison MM, Christakis DA, Rivara FP. Prevention of deaths from harmful drinking in the United States: the potential effects of tax increases and advertising bans on young drinkers. J Stud Alcohol. 2006 Mar;67(2):300-8.  PMID: 16562413