Andrew Stokes, PhD
Assistant Professor
Boston University School of Public Health
Dept of Global Health

PhD, University of Pennsylvania
MA, University of Pennsylvania

Andrew Stokes, PhD is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Global Health at the Boston University School of Public Health. His work is focused on investigating the causes and consequences of the growing global burden of non-communicable diseases and identifying effective approaches to reducing this burden through health systems strengthening and regulatory measures. A second area of research focuses on tobacco regulatory science and the public health consequences of electronic cigarettes. Dr. Stokes received his PhD in Demography from the University of Pennsylvania.

USC/UCLA Center on Biodemography and Population Health
09/06/2018 - 06/30/2019 (PI)
University of Southern California NIH NIA

Examining obesity as a factor in prescription opioid use and how it varies by demographic, socioeconomic, geographic, and health care factors
05/01/2018 - 04/30/2019 (PI)
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

The Contribution of Diabetes to Mortality in the United States
05/01/2017 - 04/30/2019 (PI)
Trustees of the University of Pennsylvania NIH NIA

University of Washington Center for Demography and Economics of Aging-Overall
09/01/2017 - 12/31/2018 (PI)
University of Washington NIH NIA

The Contribution of Diabetes to Trends in Life Expectancy in the United States
07/01/2017 - 12/31/2018 (PI)
University of Michigan NIH NIA

Identifying factors associated with progression to morbid obesity in a nationally representative sample of young adults in the United States
09/01/2016 - 12/31/2018 (PI)
Ethicon Endo Surgery Inc

Tobacco Product Transitions and Health across the Life Course in a Nationally Representative Longitudinal Study of Youth and Adults in the United States
07/15/2017 - 08/31/2018 (PI)
American Heart Association NIH NHLBI

American Heart Association Tobacco Regulation and Addiction Center (A-TRAC) - Core A
07/01/2017 - 08/31/2018 (PI)
American Heart Association NIH NHLBI

AHA Tobacco Regulation and Addiction Center: Vascular Core Laboratory
07/01/2016 - 08/31/2018 (PI of Sub-Project / SP)
PI: Naomi M. Hamburg, MD
American Heart Association NIH NHLBI

Using lifetime maximum weight to measure prevalence, trends, and mortality risks of obesity in the NHANES
07/01/2016 - 12/31/2017 (PI)
HHS/Center for Disease Control

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  1. Baker JF, Ziolkowski SL, Long J, Leonard MB, Stokes A. Effects of Weight History on the Association Between Directly-Measured Adiposity and Mortality in Older Adults. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. 2019 Jun 04. PMID: 31168573.
  2. Frank SM, Webster J, McKenzie B, Geldsetzer P, Manne-Goehler J, Andall-Brereton G, Houehanou C, Houinato D, Gurung MS, Bicaba BW, McClure RW, Supiyev A, Zhumadilov Z, Stokes A, Labadarios D, Sibai AM, Norov B, Aryal KK, Karki KB, Kagaruki GB, Mayige MT, Martins JS, Atun R, Bärnighausen T, Vollmer S, Jaacks LM. Consumption of Fruits and Vegetables Among Individuals 15 Years and Older in 28 Low- and Middle-Income Countries. J Nutr. 2019 Jun 01. PMID: 31152660.
  3. Stokes A, Berry KM, Collins JM, Johnston SS, Hsiao CW, Waggoner JR, Ammann EM, Scamuffa RF, Lee S, Lundberg DJ, Solomon DH, Felson DT, Neogi T, Manson JE. The contribution of obesity to prescription opioid use in the United States. Pain. 2019 May 29.View Related Profiles. PMID: 31149978.
  4. Johnston SS, Ammann EM, Kashyap SR, Stokes A, Hsiao CC, Daskiran M, Scamuffa R. Body mass index and insulin use as identifiers of high-cost patients with type 2 diabetes: A retrospective analysis of electronic health records linked to insurance claims data. Diabetes Obes Metab. 2019 Jun; 21(6):1419-1428. PMID: 30768824.
  5. Osei AD, Mirbolouk M, Orimoloye OA, Dzaye O, Uddin SMI, Benjamin EJ, Hall ME, DeFilippis AP, Stokes A, Bhatnagar A, Nasir K, Blaha MJ. Association Between E-Cigarette Use and Cardiovascular Disease Among Never and Current Combustible-Cigarette Smokers. Am J Med. 2019 Mar 08.View Related Profiles. PMID: 30853474.
  6. Benjamin EJ, Muntner P, Alonso A, Bittencourt MS, Callaway CW, Carson AP, Chamberlain AM, Chang AR, Cheng S, Das SR, Delling FN, Djousse L, Elkind MSV, Ferguson JF, Fornage M, Jordan LC, Khan SS, Kissela BM, Knutson KL, Kwan TW, Lackland DT, Lewis TT, Lichtman JH, Longenecker CT, Loop MS, Lutsey PL, Martin SS, Matsushita K, Moran AE, Mussolino ME, O'Flaherty M, Pandey A, Perak AM, Rosamond WD, Roth GA, Sampson UKA, Satou GM, Schroeder EB, Shah SH, Spartano NL, Stokes A, Tirschwell DL, Tsao CW, Turakhia MP, VanWagner LB, Wilkins JT, Wong SS, Virani SS. Heart Disease and Stroke Statistics-2019 Update: A Report From the American Heart Association. Circulation. 2019 03 05; 139(10):e56-e528.View Related Profiles. PMID: 30700139.
  7. Manne-Goehler J, Geldsetzer P, Agoudavi K, Andall-Brereton G, Aryal KK, Bicaba BW, Bovet P, Brian G, Dorobantu M, Gathecha G, Singh Gurung M, Guwatudde D, Msaidie M, Houehanou C, Houinato D, Jorgensen JMA, Kagaruki GB, Karki KB, Labadarios D, Martins JS, Mayige MT, McClure RW, Mwalim O, Mwangi JK, Norov B, Quesnel-Crooks S, Silver BK, Sturua L, Tsabedze L, Wesseh CS, Stokes A, Marcus M, Ebert C, Davies JI, Vollmer S, Atun R, Bärnighausen TW, Jaacks LM. Health system performance for people with diabetes in 28 low- and middle-income countries: A cross-sectional study of nationally representative surveys. PLoS Med. 2019 Mar; 16(3):e1002751. PMID: 30822339.
  8. Berry KM, Fetterman JL, Benjamin EJ, Bhatnagar A, Barrington-Trimis JL, Leventhal AM, Stokes A. Association of Electronic Cigarette Use With Subsequent Initiation of Tobacco Cigarettes in US Youths. JAMA Netw Open. 2019 Feb 01; 2(2):e187794.View Related Profiles. PMID: 30707232.
  9. Mutyambizi C, Booysen F, Stokes A, Pavlova M, Groot W. Lifestyle and socio-economic inequalities in diabetes prevalence in South Africa: A decomposition analysis. PLoS One. 2019; 14(1):e0211208. PMID: 30699173.
  10. Baker JF, Stokes A, Mikuls TR, George M, England BR, Sayles H, Michaud K. Current and early life weight and associations with mortality in rheumatoid arthritis. Clin Exp Rheumatol. 2019 Jan 18. PMID: 30719967.
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