Center for Injury Research and Prevention

Douglas Wiebe, PhD

Douglas Wiebe CHOP CIRP
CIRP Senior Fellow

Douglas Wiebe, PhD is an Associate Professor of Epidemiology at the University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine and a Senior Fellow at the Center for Injury Research and Prevention.  Dr. Wiebe's research on children and adolescents investigates the places where people live, their everyday activities, and the impact of locations and daily routines on injury and other health outcomes.  A particular interest is the methodologic challenges of measuring activity patterns and momentary exposures.  His work is advancing methods in these areas through studies of topics that range from concussion management to risk factors for violent assault.  His research has been funded by the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, the National Institute of Justice, and the Penn Medicine Translational Neuroscience Center. 

Dr. Wiebe is a member of the American College of Epidemiology and is Past President of the Society for Advancement of Violence and Injury Research. He is also on the Executive Committee of the Penn Injury Science Center and is a Senior Fellow with the Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics.

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