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Wendy C. Shields, MPH

  • Associate Scientist

Departmental Affiliations

Center & Institute Affiliations

Contact Information

624 N. Broadway
Hampton House 519
Baltimore, Maryland 21205


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MPH, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 1996
BA, St. Joseph's University, 1991


Relationship between Housing Quality and Home Injury Risks

  • Childhood Injury
  • Housing Quality
  • Health Literacy
  • Computer Tailoring

Selected Publications

  • Omaki E; Shields WC, McDonald EM, Aitken M, Bishai D, Case J, Gielen AC. Evaluating a smartphone application to improve child passenger safety and fire safety knowledge and behavior. Injury Prevention. 2017 Feb;23(1):58.
  • Frattaroli S, Shields WC, Malloy M, Omaki E, Gielen AG. How are Prescription Medications Stored in Urban Homes where Children Live? Opportunities for Poisoning Prevention. Clinical Pediatrics. 2017 Jun;56(7):678-681
  • Shields WC, McDonald EM, Frattaroli S, Bishai D, AC Gielen. Housing Elements associated with Home injuries and analysis using the NEISS data system. Injury Prevention 2015 Aug 20.
  • Shields WC, Perry EM, McDonald EM, Stevens M, Aitken M, AC Gielen. Cell phone and computer use among parents visiting an urban pediatric emergency department. In press Pediatric Emergency Care 2016
  • Shields WC, McDonald EM, Pfisterer K, AC Gielen. Scald burns in children under 3 years: An analysis of NEISS narratives to inform a scald burn prevention program. Injury Prevention 2015 Oct;21(5):296-300.