David J. Washburn, ScD, SM

David J. Washburn, ScD, SM

Assistant Professor/Co-Director of the Program on Global Health Research

Health Policy and Management
212 Adriance Lab Rd
1266 TAMU
College Station, Texas   77843

Phone: 979.436.0961

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Education and Training

Doctor of Science in Global Health and Population
Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, 2011

Master of Science in Population & International Health
Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, 2005

Bachelor of Arts in International Relations
Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 1998

Research Interests

  • Community Health Workers
  • Global Health
  • Health Policy
  • Health Systems Analysis
  • Health Disparities
  • Immigration and Health
  • Access to Care

Recent Publications

  • Kellstedt, D., Washburn, D.J., Lee, S., Gwarzo, I., Ahenda, P., Maddock, J., (2020). Household motor vehicle ownership and obesity among Indian women and men: 2005-2016. International Health. 2020.
  • Du, Y., Wang, W., Washburn, D.J., Lee, S*, Zhang, H*, Towne, S.D., Maddock, J., (2020). Violence against Healthcare Workers and Other Serious Responses to Medical Disputes in China: Survey of Patients at 12 Public Hospitals. BMC Health Services Research, 20(6). https://doi.org/10.1186/s12913-020-05104-w
  • Giannouchos,T., Washburn, D.J., Gary, J.C., Foster, M.J., (2020). Frequent emergency department use in the pediatric population: A systematic literature review. Journal of Evaluation in Clinical Practice. Journal of Evaluation in Clinical Practice. https://doi.org/10.1111/jep.13382
  • Giannouchos, T., Washburn, D.J., Kum, H.C., Sage, W.M., and Ohsfeldt, R.L., (2020). Predictors of Multiple Emergency Department Utilization Among Frequent Emergency Department Users in 3 States. Medical Care, 58(2), 137-145.https://doi.org/10.1097/MLR.0000000000001228
  • Callaghan, T., Washburn, D.J., Nimmons, K., Duchicela, D., Gurram, A., Burdine, J., (2019). Immigrant Health Access in Texas: Policy, Rhetoric, and Fear in the Trump Era. BMC Health Services Research, 19:342. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12913-019-4167-1
  • Lee, S., Wang, W., Washburn, D.J., Shi, H., Yu, Y., Du, Y., Zhang, H., Maddock, J., (2018). Effect of the treatment-before-deposit policy on trust in physicians and perceived service quality among patients in 12 hospitals in China. The International Journal of Health Planning and Management, 33(4), 1110-1120. https://doi.org/10.1002/hpm.2592
  • Wang, W., Zhang, H., Washburn DJ, Shi, H., Chen, Y., Lee, S., Du, Y., Maddock, J., (2018). Factors Influencing Physician Trust among Hospital Patients in China. American Journal of Health Behavior, 42(6) 19-30. https://doi.org/10.5993/AJHB.42.6.3