Sue Bailey

Associate Professor  


Ph.D., Sociology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
M.A., Sociology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
B.A., Sociology, University of Vermont

Research Interests

Adolescent Substance Use, Social Epidemiology

Select Publications

Bailey SL, Handu D. Introduction to Epidemiologic Research Methods in Public Health Practice. Burlington, MA: Jones and Bartlett Learning, 2012.

Bailey SL, Ouellet LJ, Mackesy-Amiti ME, Golub ET, Hagan H, Hudson SM, Latka MH, Huo D, Garfein RS; DUIT Study Team.  Perceived risk, peer influences, and injection partner type predict receptive syringe sharing among young adult injection drug users in five U.S. cities.  Drug Alcohol Depend. 2007; 91 (Suppl 1):S18-29.

Bailey SL, Gao W, Clark DB. Diary Study of Substance Use and Unsafe Sex among Adolescents with Substance Use Disorders. J Adolescent Health, 2006; 38(3):297.e13-20.

Thorpe LE, Ouellet LJ, Hershow R, Bailey SL, Williams IT, Williamson J, Monterroso E, Garfein R.  Risk of hepatitis C virus infection among young adult injection drug users who share equipment.  Am J Epidemiology, 2002 155(7):645-53.

Bailey SL.  Adolescents multisubstance use patterns:  The role of heavy alcohol and cigarette use.  Am J Public Health, 1992 82(9): 1220-4.

Professional Memberships and Honor Societies

  • American Public Health Association
  • American Sociological Association
  • Wisconsin Sociological Association
  • Alpha Kappa Delta
  • Phi Beta Kappa