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Dr. Mayne is an epidemiologist whose research focuses on preventing cardiovascular disease and promoting healthy behaviors in children and their families. She employs multilevel and longitudinal methods to study how factors at the individual, family, neighborhood, and policy level influence risk factor behaviors and cardiometabolic outcomes. She is also engaged in research to promote innovation in pediatric primary care.
Dr. Mayne's research focuses on the prevention of cardiovascular disease as well as the promotion of healthier lifestyles in children and their families. Using multilevel and longitudinal epidemiological methods, she investigates how factors at the individual, family, neighborhood, and policy level influence risk factor behaviors and cardiometabolic outcomes.
Her past research has focused on tobacco control and obesity prevention policies, neighborhood social environments (e.g., crime, safety, segregation), and using new technologies (e.g., Google Street View imagery) to characterize neighborhood environments. She is also currently engaged in research to promote innovation in pediatric primary care, and has collaborated with other Children's Hospital of Philadelphia investigators on health information technology-focused research in primary care settings.
Education and Training
BS, University of Michigan (Biology), 2007
MHS, Johns Hopkins University (International Health), 2010
PhD, Drexel University (Epidemiology), 2016
Fellowship, Northwestern University (CVD Epidemiology), 2018
Titles and Academic Titles
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Society for Epidemiologic Research, 2016-
American Heart Association Council on Epidemiology, 2017-
Academic Pediatric Association, 2018-
Best Research Poster, American College of Epidemiology Annual Meeting, 2017
Second Place Poster Award, Lewis Landsberg Research Day, Northwestern University, 2018
Finalist for Jeremiah and Rose Stamler Research Award for New Investigators, American Heart Association Epidemiology/Lifestyle Scientific Session, 2018