Transportation & Vehicle Safety Policy

Corinne Peek-Asa

  • Professor, Department of Occupational and Environmental Health, UI College of Public Health
  • Researcher, Transportation and Vehicle Safety Policy Research Program


Corinne Peek-Asa joined the faculty of the University of Iowa Deptartment of Occupational and Environmental Health in 2001. She is currently a professor in the department, as well as Director of the University of Iowa Injury Prevention Research Center. Before coming to Iowa, she served as the Associate Director and Acting Director of the Southern California Injury Prevention Research Center at the UCLA School of Public Health

Research Interests

  • Epidemiologic methods
  • Surveillance
  • Evaluation of injury control interventions
  • Injuries in disasters
  • Injury control and prevention including
  • Workplace violence
  • Family violence
  • Injuries to the elderly
  • Injuries to children

Educational Background

  • Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles, Epidemiology, 1995
  • M.P.H., University of California, Los Angeles, Epidemiology, 1991
  • B.A., University of New Mexico, School of Medicine, 1989