Benjamin Stubbs, MPH
Research Scientist


Biographical Profile

Ben holds an M.P.H. in Epidemiology from the University of Washington and a B.S. in Biomedical Engineering from Northwestern University. He joined the Department of Family Medicine Research Section in 2016. His previous work includes research on improving healthcare utilization in rural Africa, expanding the preventive care role of emergency medical services providers in Washington State and out-of-hospital cardiac arrest surveillance and quality improvement. Ben is an enthusiastic traveler and explorer of the outdoors.

Research Interests & Roles

Health promotion in underserved populations, chronic disease prevention, emergency medical services, survey design, data visualization.

Published Articles





Determining witnessed status for out-of-hospital cardiac arrest. Lewis MM, Stubbs BA, Eisenberg MS Resuscitation 2016
Impacts of extreme heat on emergency medical service calls in King County, Washington, 2007-2012: relative risk and time series analyses of basic and advanced life support. Calkins MM, Isaksen TB, Stubbs BA, Yost MG, Fenske RA Environ Health 2016
Impact of Building Height and Volume on Cardiac Arrest Response Time. Conway AB, McDavid A, Emert JM, Kudenchuk PJ, Stubbs BA, Rea TD, Yin L, Olsufka M, McCoy AM, Sayre MR Prehosp Emerg Care 2016
Factors associated with the adoption of a patient education intervention among first responders, King County, Washington, 2010-2011. Meischke H, Stubbs B, Fahrenbruch C, Phelan E Prev Chronic Dis 2014
Dispatcher-assisted cardiopulmonary resuscitation: time to identify cardiac arrest and deliver chest compression instructions. Lewis M, Stubbs BA, Eisenberg MS Circulation 2013
Incidence, causes, and survival trends from cardiovascular-related sudden cardiac arrest in children and young adults 0 to 35 years of age: a 30-year review. Meyer L, Stubbs B, Fahrenbruch C, Maeda C, Harmon K, Eisenberg M, Drezner J Circulation 2012
Long-term prognosis following resuscitation from out of hospital cardiac arrest: role of percutaneous coronary intervention and therapeutic hypothermia. Dumas F, White L, Stubbs BA, Cariou A, Rea TD J. Am. Coll. Cardiol. 2012
Impact of changes in resuscitation practice on survival and neurological outcome after out-of-hospital cardiac arrest resulting from nonshockable arrhythmias. Kudenchuk PJ, Redshaw JD, Stubbs BA, Fahrenbruch CE, Dumas F, Phelps R, Blackwood J, Rea TD, Eisenberg MS Circulation 2012
Training rates and willingness to perform CPR in King County, Washington: a community survey. Sipsma K, Stubbs BA, Plorde M Resuscitation 2011
Treatment partners and adherence to HAART in Central Mozambique. Stubbs BA, Micek MA, Pfeiffer JT, Montoya P, Gloyd S AIDS Care 2009
Socioeconomic status is associated with provision of bystander cardiopulmonary resuscitation. Mitchell MJ, Stubbs BA, Eisenberg MS Prehosp Emerg Care
Intermittent preventive treatment of malaria during pregnancy in central Mozambique. Brentlinger PE, Dgedge M, Correia MA, Rojas AJ, Saúte F, Gimbel-Sherr KH, Stubbs BA, Mercer MA, Gloyd S Bull. World Health Organ. 2007
Lessons learned from bednet distribution in Central Mozambique. Brentlinger PE, Correia MA, Chinhacata FS, Gimbel-Sherr KH, Stubbs B, Mercer MA Health Policy Plan 2007