Isaac Rhew, PhD

Personal Statement

I am a psychiatric epidemiologist with interests in the etiology and prevention of substance use and mental health problems. Within this area, I have particular interests in the role of social and macro-environmental factors on these problems. Among my current projects is a secondary data analysis to examine the interplay between residential neighborhood characteristics and genetic influences towards alcohol misuse in a sample of twins. I am also is interested in the application of innovative epidemiologic and statistical methods. I am the chief applied statistician on multiple federally funded research projects.

Education

PhD, Epidemiology, University of Washington, 2006-2009
MPH, Epidemiology, University of Washington, 2003-2006
BA, Psychology, Stanford Universit , 1991-1995

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