Catherine L Striley

Catherine L Striley, PhD, MSW, MPE

Associate Professor (Catherine Woodstock Striley)

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 is Co-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 Research Ethics for Population Health and mentors PhD and MPH students as well as Fogarty Fellows. 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

2020 Current opinion in psychiatry (Online)
2019 Current opinion in psychiatry (Online)
2019 International journal of eating disorders (Online)
2018 Clinical journal of sport medicine : official journal of the Canadian Academy of Sport Medicine

Grants

Apr 2020 ACTIVE
National Drug Early Warning System Coordinating Center
NATL INST OF HLTH NIDA · Project Manager
Apr 2019 – Apr 2020
Tremor Reports Among College Undergraduate Students (TRAC-US)
HOPENET · Principal Investigator
Sep 2018 – Aug 2020
Identifying patterns of human polysubstance use to guidedevelopment of rodent models
NATL INST OF HLTH NIDA ·
Jul 2018 ACTIVE
ABCD – Social Development Study
UNIV OF PITTSBURGH ·
Mar 2018 ACTIVE
Precision Public Health Approaches to Reduce Disparities in Memory Disorder Screening in Rural Minority Communities
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
NATL INST OF HLTH NIDA · Project Manager
Feb 2016 – Feb 2019
Prevalence of TD and tics among a community-recruited sa
TOURETTE ASSOCIATION OF AMERICA · Principal Investigator
Feb 2016 – Jan 2018
Diseases related to alzheimer's disease, 2015-2016
FL DEPT OF HLTH ED ETHEL MOORE ALZHEIMER · Project Manager
Aug 2015 ACTIVE
University of Florida – Mt. Sinai Medical Center AD Research Center
NATL INST OF HLTH NIA ·
Feb 2014 – Oct 2018
Preventing Hospital Readmissions through CHWs
UF HEALTH SHANDS HOSPITAL · Principal Investigator
Jul 2011 – May 2017
Transformative Approach To Reduce Research Disparities Towards Drug Abusers
NATL INST OF HLTH NIDA · Project Manager
Jul 2007 – Aug 2016
Clinical and Translational Science Institute
UF RESEARCH FOU · Project Manager

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

Contact Details

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