Deborah Bookwalter, ScD, is a senior epidemiologist with 20+ years of experience in chronic disease epidemiologic research. She is the Principal Investigator for the Recipient Epidemiology and Donor Evaluation Study-IV-Pediatric (REDS-IV-P), NHLBI’s flagship program for improving blood safety and availability and for advancing transfusion medicine practice. She also serves as a senior epidemiologist and technical advisor supporting NIEHS Epidemiology Branch research.
Prior to joining Westat in 2018, much of her previous experience had been in the design and analysis of large long-term prospective cohort studies, with a research focus on cancer, obesity, and diabetes.
- ScD, Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health
- MS, Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health
- BA, Molecular and Cell Biology, University of California, Berkeley
Journal ArticleAssociations between ABO non-identical platelet transfusions and patient outcomes-A multicenter retrospective analysis
D.W. Bougie, S.E. Reese, R.J. Birch, Deborah Bookwalter, P.K.1713457 Mitchell, D. Roh, L.B. Kreuziger, R.G. Cable, R. Goel, J. Gottschall, R.G. Hauser, J.E. Hendrickson, E.A. Hod, C.D. Josephson, S. Kahn, S.H. Kleinman, A.E. Mast, P.M. Ness, N.H. Roubi
Journal ArticleAir pollution and breast cancer: An examination of modification by underlying familial breast cancer risk
Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers and Prevention
N.M. Niehoff, M.B. Terry, Deborah Bookwalter, J.D. Kaufman, K.M. O'Brien, D.P. Sandler, A.J. WhiteSOURCE
Journal ArticleWaning of vaccine effectiveness against moderate and severe COVID-19 among adults in the US from the VISION network: Test negative, case-control study
J.M. Ferdinands, S. Rao, B.E. Dixon, P.K. Mitchell, M.B. DeSilva, S.A. Irving, N. Lewis, K. Natarajan, E. Stenehjem, S.J. Grannis, J. Han, C. McEvoy, T.C. Ong, A.L. Naleway, S.E. Reese, P.J. Embi, K. Dascomb, N.P. Klein, E.P. Griggs, I.C. Liao, Deborah Bookwalter