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Alicia Riley, PhD

Title(s)Postdoctoral Scholar, Epidemiology & Biostatistics
SchoolSchool of Medicine
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    University of Chicago, Chicago, ILPhD06/2019Sociology
    University of Chicago, Chicago, ILMA03/2015Sociology
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MDMPH05/2012Epidemiology/Biostatistics
    Stanford University, Stanford, CAMA12/2008Latin American Studies
    Stanford University, Stanford, CABA06/2007Human Biology w/ Honors
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    National Opinion Research Center2019  - 2021NSHAP Fellow

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    I am a sociologist whose research focuses on the social causes of population health inequality. I have methodological expertise in complex survey analysis and substantive knowledge in older adult health, life course theory, racialization, and health inequality theory. By leveraging multiple data sources including population-based surveys, state policy data, and historical data on events or exposures, as well as innovative study design and estimation approaches, I seek to reveal social processes and policies that reduce social disparities in health and mortality.

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    1. Riley, Alicia R.Advancing the study of health inequality: Fundamental causes as systems of exposure. Social Science and Medicine - Population Health. 2020.
    2. Riley AR. Advancing the study of health inequality: Fundamental causes as systems of exposure. SSM Popul Health. 2020 Apr; 10:100555. PMID: 32099895.
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    3. Riley AR. Neighborhood Disadvantage, Residential Segregation, and Beyond-Lessons for Studying Structural Racism and Health. J Racial Ethn Health Disparities. 2018 04; 5(2):357-365. PMID: 28573643.
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    4. Riley A, Hawkley LC, Cagney KA. Racial Differences in the Effects of Neighborhood Disadvantage on Residential Mobility in Later Life. J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci. 2016 11; 71(6):1131-1140. PMID: 27257227.
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