Catherine L Striley

Catherine L Striley, PhD, MSW, MPE

Associate Professor

Department: PHHP-COM EPIDEMIOLOGY
Business Phone: (352) 273-5359
Business Email: cstriley@ufl.edu

About Catherine L Striley

Catherine Woodstock Striley, PhD, MSW, ACSW, MPE received the Master of Social Work in 1989 and the Doctorate of Philosophy in Social Work from the Brown School at Washington University in St. Louis in 2002 where she was a National Institute of Mental Health(NIMH) predoctoral fellow. The National Institute on Drug Addiction (R03) funded her dissertation research. She completed the Master of Science in Epidemiology from the Washington University School of Medicine in 2004 and completed a three-year postdoctoral fellowship in Epidemiology and Biostatistics funded by NIH in the Department of Psychiatry in 2005. She was a faculty member in that department from 2005 to June of 2011. She has been a co-investigator on many community-engaged NIH-funded studies conducted by Dr. Linda Cottler among community members, out-of-treatment drug users and women in the criminal justice system. With regards to research in drug use disorder epidemiology, Dr. Striley just completed revising the Substance Abuse Module for Kratom Use Disorder and conducted a study among 80 people who use kratom and as a co-investigator on the National Drug Early Warning System (NDEWS) is managing the Virtual HealthStreet monitoring of new drug trends in the community. She is also in the field with a randomized trial to test two community health worker interventions to increase LDCT screening for lung cancer among women 50 – 77 years old. Dr. Striley is Deputy Director of HealthStreet, a Community Health Worker (CHW) powered research site. Dr. Striley has been very involved in training in ethical research conduct and accountability. She was funded by the Office of Research Integrity to plan and co-direct the First Biannual Responsible Conduct of Research Education Instruction and Training conference at Washington University and was funded by the ORI to run a regional conference on Mentoring for the Responsible Conduct of Research. She currently teaches Population Health in Medicine, Psychiatric Epidemiology, and Ethics for Population Health and mentors PhD, MSE and MPH students. She is the program director for the Master of Science in Epidemiology and the Certificate in Psychiatric Epidemiology programs.

Accomplishments

PHHP Doctoral Mentor of the Year
2019 · University of Florida College of Public Health and Health Professions

Board Certifications

  • Academy of Certified Social Workers
    National Association of Social Workers

Research Profile

As a psychiatric epidemiologist, Dr. Striley conducts community-engaged research that aims to increase community members’ recognition of need for health screening, mental health and behavioral health services and to decrease barriers to those services. She has extensive training and experience in community engaged research, including recruitment and retention of diverse community members, and in drug use, abuse and misuse epidemiology. Dr. Striley is one of the few researchers who conducts research in caffeine and energy drink misuse. She is also researching the epidemiology of movement disorders including Tourette Disorder, Dystonia and Essential Tremor.

Open Researcher and Contributor ID (ORCID)

0000-0003-2973-7842

Publications

2021
Converging public health crises: substance use during the coronavirus disease 2019 pandemic.
Current opinion in psychiatry. 34(4):325-331 [DOI] 10.1097/YCO.0000000000000722. [PMID] 34001699.
2021
Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Disordered Eating Behavior: Qualitative Analysis of Social Media Posts
JMIR Mental Health. 8(1) [DOI] 10.2196/26011. [PMID] 33465035.
2021
Prescription Opioid Use Among a Community Sample of Older and Younger Women.
Journal of women's health (2002). [DOI] 10.1089/jwh.2020.8610. [PMID] 33826866.
2021
Psychiatric medications prescribed on-campus and off-campus for university students: Differences in demographics, types of medication, and satisfaction with services.
Journal of American college health : J of ACH. 1-7 [DOI] 10.1080/07448481.2021.1942002. [PMID] 34310267.
2021
Sex Differences in Willingness to Participate in Research Based on Study Risk Level Among a Community Sample of African Americans in North Central Florida.
Journal of immigrant and minority health. 23(1):19-25 [DOI] 10.1007/s10903-020-01015-4. [PMID] 32328873.
2021
Test-retest reliability and cross-cultural applicability of DSM-5 adopted diagnostic criteria for ketamine use disorders
Drug and Alcohol Dependence. 228 [DOI] 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2021.109056. [PMID] 34592704.
2021
The Interactive Effect of Social Capital and Duration of Migration on Suicidal Behaviors Among Rural-to-Urban Migrants in China: Evidence from a GIS/GPS-Assisted Probability Sample.
Social indicators research. 154(2):603-622 [DOI] 10.1007/s11205-020-02578-3. [PMID] 33814675.
2021
Use of psychiatric medication by college students: A decade of data.
Pharmacotherapy. 41(4):350-358 [DOI] 10.1002/phar.2513. [PMID] 33583071.
2020
Age of First Use of Prescription Opioids and Prescription Opioid Non-Medical Use among Older Adolescents.
Substance use & misuse. 55(14):2420-2427 [DOI] 10.1080/10826084.2020.1823420. [PMID] 33059498.
2020
Disordered eating is associated with non-medical use of prescription stimulants among college students
Drug and Alcohol Dependence. 209 [DOI] 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2020.107907.
2020
Exposure to Medicines in the Family Medicine Cabinet: Is It a Harbinger of Later Opioid Dependence?
Substance use & misuse. 55(10):1709-1715 [DOI] 10.1080/10826084.2020.1756856. [PMID] 32394779.
2020
Gender differences in diversion among non-medical users of prescription opioids and sedatives.
The American journal of drug and alcohol abuse. 46(3):340-347 [DOI] 10.1080/00952990.2019.1708086. [PMID] 31935131.
2020
Introducing NIDA’s New National Drug Early Warning System
Drug and Alcohol Dependence. 217 [DOI] 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2020.108286. [PMID] 32979739.
2020
Prescription Stimulant Use and Associated Risk Factors for Non-oral Use among 10 to 18 Year Olds.
Journal of psychoactive drugs. 52(5):421-432 [DOI] 10.1080/02791072.2020.1795326. [PMID] 32723035.
2020
Racial and Ethnic Differences in Alzheimer’s Disease Knowledge Among Community-Dwelling Middle-Aged and Older Adults in Florida.
Journal of aging and health. 32(7-8):564-572 [DOI] 10.1177/0898264319838366. [PMID] 30913947.
2020
Sex differences in driving under the influence of cannabis: The role of medical and recreational cannabis use.
Addictive behaviors. 110 [DOI] 10.1016/j.addbeh.2020.106525. [PMID] 32711286.
2020
Sex differences in peer and parental risk factors for non-medical use of prescription opioids in youth.
The American journal of drug and alcohol abuse. 46(2):203-215 [DOI] 10.1080/00952990.2019.1671436. [PMID] 31603348.
2020
Willingness to Participate in Health Research Among Community-Dwelling Middle-Aged and Older Adults: Does Race/Ethnicity Matter?
Journal of Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities. 8(3):773-782 [DOI] 10.1007/s40615-020-00839-y. [PMID] 32808194.
2020
World vaping update.
Current opinion in psychiatry. 33(4):360-368 [DOI] 10.1097/YCO.0000000000000617. [PMID] 32398544.
2019
Community perceptions related to brain donation: Evidence for intervention
Alzheimers & Dementia. 15(2):267-272 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jalz.2018.09.005. [PMID] 30365929.
2019
Correction to: Black-White Differences in Willingness to Participate and Perceptions About Health Research: Results from the Population-Based HealthStreet Study
Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health. 21(2) [DOI] 10.1007/s10903-018-0747-0. [PMID] 29744623.
2019
Discriminative Ability of Montreal Cognitive Assessment Subtests and Items in Racial and Ethnic Minority Groups.
Alzheimer disease and associated disorders. 33(3):226-232 [DOI] 10.1097/WAD.0000000000000310. [PMID] 31058685.
2019
From primary care to the revolving door of hospital readmission: Relevance of Geoffrey Rose’s call for a population strategy.
Preventive medicine reports. 14 [DOI] 10.1016/j.pmedr.2019.100848. [PMID] 30976486.
2019
Interventions for excessive energy drink use.
Current opinion in psychiatry. 32(4):288-292 [DOI] 10.1097/YCO.0000000000000517. [PMID] 31045615.
2019
Prevalence of Concurrent Prescription Opioid and Hazardous Alcohol Use Among Older Women: Results from a Cross-Sectional Study of Community Members.
Journal of community health. 44(1):172-177 [DOI] 10.1007/s10900-018-0569-y. [PMID] 30145703.
2019
Sex differences in prescription opioid use patterns assessed through a community engagement program in Florida.
Drug and alcohol dependence. 204 [DOI] 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2019.107568. [PMID] 31568932.
2019
Willingness of individuals with eating disorders to participate in health research.
The International journal of eating disorders. 52(8):914-923 [DOI] 10.1002/eat.23090. [PMID] 31063267.
2018
Association of pleasant sensations at cigarette smoking initiation with subsequent tobacco product use among U.S. adolescents.
Addictive Behaviors. 89:151-155 [DOI] 10.1016/j.addbeh.2018.10.003. [PMID] 30316140.
2018
Black-White Differences in Willingness to Participate and Perceptions About Health Research: Results from the Population-Based HealthStreet Study.
Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health. 21(2):299-305 [DOI] 10.1007/s10903-018-0729-2. [PMID] 29603088.
2018
Community-Based Diagnosis of Non-Communicable Diseases and Their Risk Factors in Rural and Urban Haiti: a Cross-Sectional Prevalence Study
BMJ Open. 8(4) [DOI] 10.1136/bmjopen-2017-020317. [PMID] 29678978.
2018
Conceptualizing Trust in Community-Academic Research Partnerships Using Concept Mapping Approach: a Multi-Ctsa Study
Evaluation and Program Planning. 66:70-78 [DOI] 10.1016/j.evalprogplan.2017.10.007. [PMID] 29053983.
2018
Exposure therapy for youth with anxiety: Utilization rates and predictors of implementation in a sample of practicing clinicians from across the United States.
Journal of anxiety disorders. 58:8-17 [DOI] 10.1016/j.janxdis.2018.06.002. [PMID] 29929139.
2018
Marijuana Use Among Adults 50 Years or Older in the 21st Century.
Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine. 4 [DOI] 10.1177/2333721418781668. [PMID] 29977980.
2018
One Step at a Time: a Latent Transitional Analysis on Changes in Substance Use, Exposure to Violence, and HIV/Aids Risk Behaviors Among Female Offenders
American Journal of Criminal Justice. 43(3):471-485 [DOI] 10.1007/s12103-017-9419-1. [PMID] 30220837.
2018
Reasons for Prescription Opioid Use While Playing in the National Football League as Risk Factors for Current Use and Misuse Among Former Players.
Clinical journal of sport medicine : official journal of the Canadian Academy of Sport Medicine. 30(6):544-549 [DOI] 10.1097/JSM.0000000000000628. [PMID] 29933284.
2018
Sex differences in patterns of prescription opioid non-medical use among 10-18 year olds in the US.
Addictive Behaviors. 89:163-171 [DOI] 10.1016/j.addbeh.2018.10.009. [PMID] 30316142.
2018
Substance Use, Victimization, HIV/Aids Risk, and Recidivism Among Females in a Therapeutic Justice Program
Journal of Substance Use. 23(4):415-421 [DOI] 10.1080/14659891.2018.1436604. [PMID] 30930687.
2017
Non-Medical Opioid Use in Youth: Gender Differences in Risk Factors and Prevalence
Addictive Behaviors. 72:114-119 [DOI] 10.1016/j.addbeh.2017.03.024. [PMID] 28391071.
2017
Nonmedical Prescription Stimulant Use Among Girls 10-18 Years of Age: Associations With Other Risky Behavior
Journal of Adolescent Health. 60(3):328-332 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jadohealth.2016.10.013. [PMID] 27998704.
2017
Pragmatic Trial of a Study Navigator Model (Nau) Vs. Ambassador Model (N Plus ) to Increase Enrollment to Health Research Among Community Members Who Use Illicit Drugs
Drug and Alcohol Dependence. 175:146-150 [DOI] 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2016.12.031. [PMID] 28419890.
2017
Stakeholder Perspectives on Creating and Maintaining Trust in Community-Academic Research Partnerships
Health Education & Behavior. 44(1):182-191 [DOI] 10.1177/1090198116648291. [PMID] 27230272.
2017
The association between insomnia and prescription opioid use: results from a community sample in Northeast Florida.
Sleep health. 3(5):368-372 [DOI] 10.1016/j.sleh.2017.07.007. [PMID] 28923194.
2016
Association Between Gambling and Exposure to Guns Among Cocaine-Using Women
Violence and Gender. 3(3):162-166 [DOI] 10.1089/vio.2015.0053. [PMID] 27703988.
2016
Characterizing Psychosis Risk Traits in Africa: a Longitudinal Study of Kenyan Adolescents
Schizophrenia Research. 176(2-3):340-348 [DOI] 10.1016/j.schres.2016.08.004.
2016
Correlates of Use of Alcohol Mixed With Energy Drinks Among Youth Across 10 US Metropolitan Areas
Drug and Alcohol Dependence. 163:236-241 [DOI] 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2016.04.030.
2016
Emergency Response in a Global Health Crisis: Epidemiology, Ethics, and Ebola Application
Annals of Epidemiology. 26(4):234-237 [DOI] 10.1016/j.annepidem.2016.02.004. [PMID] 26996399.
2016
Evaluating Google, Twitter, and Wikipedia as Tools for Influenza Surveillance Using Bayesian Change Point Analysis: A Comparative Analysis
JMIR Public Health and Surveillance. 2(2) [DOI] 10.2196/publichealth.5901. [PMID] 27765731.
2016
Gender Differences in the Association Between Religion/Spirituality and Simultaneous Polysubstance Use (SPU).
Journal of religion and health. 55(5):1574-84 [DOI] 10.1007/s10943-015-0168-5. [PMID] 26693722.
2016
Sex Differences in Frequent Ed Use Among Those With Multimorbid Chronic Diseases
American Journal of Emergency Medicine. 34(11):2127-2131 [DOI] 10.1016/j.ajem.2016.07.059. [PMID] 27592724.
2016
VISIT-TS: A multimedia tool for population studies on tic disorders.
F1000Research. 5 [PMID] 27853509.
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2015
Constructs, Concept Mapping, and Psychometric Assessment of the Concise Scale of Individualism-Collectivism
Social Behavior and Personality. 43(4):667-684 [DOI] 10.2224/sbp.2015.43.4.667.
2015
Determinants of Institutional Delivery Among Women of Childbearing Age in Rural Haiti
Maternal and Child Health Journal. 19(6):1400-1407 [DOI] 10.1007/s10995-014-1646-1. [PMID] 25418752.
2015
Differentiating patterns of prescription stimulant medical and nonmedical use among youth 10-18 years of age.
Drug and alcohol dependence. 157:83-9 [DOI] 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2015.10.006. [PMID] 26518254.
2015
Marijuana Use and Its Association With Participation, Navigation, and Enrollment in Health Research Among African Americans
Journal of ethnicity in substance abuse. 14(4):325-339 [DOI] 10.1080/15332640.2014.986355. [PMID] 26213328.
2014
Review of the Energy Drink Literature From 2013: Findings Continue To Support Most Risk From Mixing With Alcohol
Current opinion in psychiatry. 27(4):263-268 [DOI] 10.1097/YCO.0000000000000070. [PMID] 24852059.
2014
Utilizing Spatial Statistics To Identify Cancer Hot Spots: a Surveillance Strategy To Inform Community-Engaged Outreach Efforts
International Journal of Health Geographics. 13 [DOI] 10.1186/1476-072X-13-39. [PMID] 25304037.
2013
Assessing Prescription Stimulant Use, Misuse, and Diversion Among Youth 10-18 Years of Age
Current opinion in psychiatry. 26(5):511-519 [DOI] 10.1097/YCO.0b013e3283642cb6. [PMID] 23896947.
2013
Community Needs, Concerns, and Perceptions About Health Research: Findings From the Clinical and Translational Science Award Sentinel Network
American journal of public health. 103(9):1685-1692 [DOI] 10.2105/AJPH.2012.300941. [PMID] 23409875.
2013
Enhanced Case Management Versus Substance Abuse Treatment Alone Among Substance Abusers With Depression
Social Work Research. 37(1):19-25 [DOI] 10.1093/swr/svs019. [PMID] 24326543.
2013
Knowledge of Psychiatric Terms and Concepts Among Kenyan Youth: Analysis of Focus Group Discussions
Transcultural Psychiatry. 50(4):515-531 [DOI] 10.1177/1363461513499809. [PMID] 24005094.
2013
Use, Misuse and Diversion of the Methylphenidate Transdermal System: Results From the National Monitoring of Adolescent Prescription Stimulants Study (N-Mapss)
Journal of Adolescent Health. 52
2011
Evaluating Dependence Criteria for Caffeine.
Journal of caffeine research. 1(4):219-225 [PMID] 24761264.
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2008
Enrolling, Retaining, and Benefiting Out-of-Treatment Drug Users in Intervention Research.
Journal of empirical research on human research ethics : JERHRE. 3(3):19-25 [DOI] 10.1525/jer.2008.3.3.19. [PMID] 19385767.
2007
Quality of care: expanding the social work dialogue.
Social work. 52(2):115-24 [PMID] 17580773.
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Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Disordered Eating Behavior: Qualitative Analysis of Social Media Posts (Preprint)
. [DOI] 10.2196/preprints.26011.

Grants

Jul 2021 ACTIVE
CDC-RFA-IP21-2113
Role: Co-Investigator
Funding: CTRS FOR DISEASE CONTROL AND PREVENTION
Apr 2020 ACTIVE
National Drug Early Warning System Coordinating Center
Role: Co-Investigator
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH NIDA
Apr 2019 – Apr 2020
Tremor Reports Among College Undergraduate Students (TRAC-US)
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: HOPENET
Sep 2018 – Aug 2020
Identifying patterns of human polysubstance use to guidedevelopment of rodent models
Role: Co-Investigator
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH NIDA
Jul 2018 ACTIVE
ABCD – Social Development Study
Role: Co-Investigator
Funding: UNIV OF PITTSBURGH via US DEPT OF JUSTICE NATL INST OF JUSTICE
Mar 2018 – Feb 2021
Precision Public Health Approaches to Reduce Disparities in Memory Disorder Screening in Rural Minority Communities
Role: Co-Investigator
Funding: FL DEPT OF HLTH ED ETHEL MOORE ALZHEIMER
Aug 2017 ACTIVE
Health outcomes and cognitive effects of marijuana use among persons living with HIV/AIDS
Role: Project Manager
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH NIDA
Feb 2016 – Feb 2019
Prevalence of TD and tics among a community-recruited sample of adults from Haiti
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: TOURETTE ASSOCIATION OF AMERICA
Feb 2016 – Jan 2018
Diseases related to alzheimer's disease, 2015-2016
Role: Project Manager
Funding: FL DEPT OF HLTH ED ETHEL MOORE ALZHEIMER
Aug 2015 – May 2021
University of Florida – Mt. Sinai Medical Center AD Research Center
Role: Co-Investigator
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH NIA
Feb 2014 – Oct 2018
Preventing Hospital Readmissions through CHWs
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: UF HEALTH SHANDS HOSPITAL
Jul 2011 – May 2017
Transformative Approach To Reduce Research Disparities Towards Drug Abusers
Role: Project Manager
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH NIDA
Jul 2007 – Aug 2016
Clinical and Translational Science Institute
Role: Project Manager
Funding: UF RESEARCH FOU

Education

Master of Psychiatric Epidemiology
2004 · Washington University School of Medicine
Doctor of Philosophy/Social Work
2002 · Brown School, Washington University in St. Louis
Master of Social Work
1989 · Brown School, Washington University in St. Louis

Teaching Profile

Courses Taught
2018-2021
PHC6932 Psychiatric Epidemiology Online Seminar Series
2012,2015-2019,2019-2021
PHC7979 Advanced Research
2018-2021
PHC6939 CPE Psychiatric Grand Rounds
2016-2018,2020-2021
PHC7980 Research for Doctoral Dissertation
2018-2021
PHC7918 Independent Study
2018-2021
PHC6041 Landmarks in Psychiatric Epidemiology
2013-2021
PHC7427 Ethics in Population Science
2020-2021
BMS6863 Pop Hlth in Med
2011,2013-2018,2018-2020,2020
PHC6946 Public Health Internship
2012,2015-2019,2019-2020
PHC6937 Special Topics in Public Health
2013-2015,2018-2020,2020
PHC6601 Seminar in Contemporary Public Health Issues
2013-2021
PHC7038 Psychiatric Epidemiology
2018-2019,2021
HSC4970 Public Health and Health Professions Senior Honors Thesis
2015-2016,2018
PHC6971 Research for Master’s Thesis
2017
PHC7916 National Field Epidemiology
2017
PHC4101 Public Health Concepts
2016
PHC7910 International Field Epidemiology
2011-2015
PHC6016 Social Epidemiology in Public Health
2015
PHC6912 Special Project: Independent Research
2014-2015
PHC6917 Supervised Research Project
2021
HSC4913 Supervised Resrch Exp
2021
PHC6941 MPH Applied Practice Experience

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 273-5359
Emails:
Business:
cstriley@ufl.edu