Bethanie "Beth" Van Horne, MPH, DrPH

Department or Service

Location

  • Texas Medical Center

Specialty

Public Health Pediatrics

Phone: 832-822-1940

Contact Information

Abercrombie Building
6621 Fannin Street, Suite 275
Houston, TX 77030
United States
Texas

Director of Research, Section of Public Health & Child Abuse Pediatrics

Texas Children's Hospital


Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine

Education

School Education Degree Year
University of Notre Dame bachelors Bachelor of Business Administration 2002
University of Texas School of Public Health masters Master of Public Health 2006
University of Texas School of Public Health postgraduate education Doctor of Public Health 2014

About

Beth supports the research and evaluation work of faculty and staff within the section.

Research Interests:

Postpartum depression, perinatal substance use, maternal mortality, caregiver support programs, mental/behavioral health, child maltreatment, and services and programs for foster and at-risk families

Publication

Van Horne BS, Caughy MO, Canfield M, Case A, Greeley CS, Morgan R, Mitchel LB. First time maltreatment of children 2-10 with Specific Birth Defects: A Population-Based Study. (2018) Child Abuse and Neglect 84: 53-63.

Cain C, Van Horne BS. Current Challenges in Addressing the Realities of Poverty and Inequality in Families With Young Children: A Call for Both Policy and Intervention. (2017) APSAC Advisor, 15 (2) 3-13.

Crawford, A, Zucker T, Van Horne B, Landry S. Integrating Professional Development Content and Formative Assessment with the Coaching Process: The Texas School Ready Model. (2017) Theory Into Practice. 56(1), 56-65.

Van Horne BS, Mofitt KB, Canfield M, Case A, Greeley CS, Morgan R, Mitchel LB. Maltreatment of Children under Age 2 with Specific Birth Defects: A Population-Based Study. (2015) Pediatrics 136 (6) e1504-e1512.

Van Horne BS, Netherton E, Helton JR, Fu M, Greeley CS. The scope and trends of pediatric hospitalizations in Texas, 2004-2010. (2015) Hospital Pediatrics 5(7):390-8.

Van Horne BS, Wiemann CM, Bernson AB, Horwitz IB, Volk RJ. Multilevel predictors of inconsistent condom use among adolescent mothers. (2009) American Journal of Public Health 99(S2) S417-S424.