Quynh CamThi Nguyen
Assistant Professor of Public Health
Health Promotion And Education, University of Utah, United States
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Quynh Nguyen was born in Vietnam, but grew up in San Jose, CA. She received her B.A. in Human Biology from Stanford in 2005 and her MSPH (2009) and PhD (2011) in Epidemiology from the UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health. After working two years as a data analyst at the Institute on Urban Health Research and Practice at Northeastern University in Boston, she joined the faculty at the University of Utah and is currently Assistant Professor in the Department of Health Promotion and Education. Her research focuses on adolescent/young adult health and the health of underserved populations.

She is an epidemologist by training with a primary interest in social epidemiology. Her research focuses on adolescent health, health disparities, underserved populations, chronic diseases, and international comparisons of health outcomes across developed countries.

1.    Nguyen QC, Whitsel EA, Tabor JW, Cuthbertson CC, Wener MH, Potter AJ, Halpern CT, Ley A Killeya-Jones, Hussey JM, Suchindran C,  Mullan Harris K (In Press). Diabetes prevalence in a nationally representative population of young U.S. adults. Annals of Epidemiology.
2.    Nguyen QC, Osypuk TL, Schmidt NM, Glymour MM, Tchetgen Tchetgen ET (In Press). Practical Guide for Mediation Analysis with Multiple Mediators using Inverse Odds Ratio Weighting. American Journal of Epidemiology.

3.    Siddiqi A, Wang S, Quinn K, Christy AD, Nguyen QC. (In Press). Racial disparities in access to care under conditions of universal coverage: Insights from Canada. American Journal of Preventive Medicine. 

4.    Schmidt N, Lincoln AK, Nguyen QC, Acevedo-Garcia D, Osypuk TL. (2014). Examining mediators of housing mobility on adolescent asthma: Results from a Housing Voucher Experiment. Social Science & Medicine. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0277953614001245

5.    Schmidt NM,  Tchetgen Tchetgen E, Ehntholt A, Almeida J, Nguyen QC, Molnar BE, Azrael D, Osypuk TL (2014). Does neighborhood collective efficacy for families change over time? The Boston Neighborhood Survey. Journal of Community Psychology. 42(1), 61-79. http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/jcop.21594/abstract

6.    Nguyen QC, Schmidt N, Glymour MM, Rehkopf D, and Osypuk TL (2013). Were the mental health benefits of a housing mobility intervention larger for adolescents in higher socioeconomic status families? Health & Place. 23(0): 79-88. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1353829213000713

7.    Siddiqi A, Ornelas IJ, Quinn K, Zuberi, D, Nguyen, QC. (2013) Societal Context and the Production of Immigrant Status Based Health Inequalities: A Comparative Study of the United States and Canada. Journal of Public Health Policy. 34, 330–344

8.    Nguyen QC, Villaveces A, Marshall SW, Hussey JM, Carolyn CT, Poole C. (2012). Adolescent Expectations of Early Death Predict Adult Risk Behaviors. PLOS ONE. http://www.plosone.org/article/info%3Adoi%2F10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0041905

9.    Nguyen QC, Hussey JM, Carolyn CT, Villaveces A, Marshall SW, Siddiqi A, Poole C (2012). Adolescent Expectations of Early Death Predict Socioeconomic Status. Social Science & Medicine, May; 74(9): 1452-1460. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0277953612001116

10.    Nguyen QC, Tabor JW, Entzel PP, Lau Y, Suchindran C, Hussey JM, Halpern CT, Harris KM, Whitsel EA. (2011). Discordance in National Estimates of Hypertension Prevalence among Young Adults. Epidemiology, Jul;22(4):532-541. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3109249/

11.    Whitsel EA, Nguyen QC, Suchindran C, Hussey JM, Killeya-Jones LA, Tabor JW, Fitzgerald CS, Hallquist SP, Halpern CT, Harris KM. (2011). Value Added: Quality, Quantity, and Diversity of National Blood Pressure Data on Young Adults [Rejoinder]. Epidemiology, Jul;22(4):532-41. http://journals.lww.com/epidem/pages/articleviewer.aspx?year=2011&issue=07000&article=00018&type=Citation

12.    Nguyen QC, Waddell EN, Huston SL, Thomas JC, Kerker BD, Gwynn RC. (2011). Inequities in Awareness, Treatment and Control of Hypertension and Hypercholesterolemia among the Insured in New York City. Preventing Chronic Disease; 8(5):A109. http://www.cdc.gov/pcd/issues/2011/sep/10_0205.htm

13.    Siddiqi A, Nguyen QC. (2010). A Cross-National Comparative Perspective on Racial Inequities in Health: The United States versus Canada. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, Jan;64(1):29-35. Epub. http://jech.bmj.com/content/64/01/29.long

14.    Siddiqi A, Zuberi D, Nguyen QC. (2009). The role of health insurance in explaining immigrant versus non-immigrant disparities in access to health care: Comparing the United States to Canada. Social Science & Medicine, Nov;69(10):1452-9. Epub 2009 Sep 18. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0277953609005681