Carri Casteel


Research Associate Professor 

Curriculum Vitae 
REACH NC (Collexis) Research Profile


137 E. Franklin St., Suite 500 
Campus Box 7505 
Chapel Hill 27599-7505 
T: 919-843-3529 
F: 919-966-0466


1992  University of California, Irvine  BS, Mathematics

1996  University of California, Los Angeles  MPH, Epidemiology

2001  University of California, Los Angeles  PhD, Epidemiology

Research activities

Occupational violence in the retail and health care industries, older adult falls prevention.

 Research Interests

  • Injury prevention
  • Violence prevention

Key Publications

Casteel C, Peek-Asa C, Nocera M, Smith JB, Blando J, Goldmacher S, O’Hagan E, Valiante D, Harrison R. (2009) 
Hospital employee assault rates before and after enactment of the California Hospital Safety and Security Act.
Annals of Epidemiology

Casteel C, Peek-Asa C, Greenland S, Chu LD, Meneshian L, Kraus JF (2009) 
Effectiveness of a workplace violence intervention in small retail and service establishments. Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine
Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine

Ferreri S, Roth M, Casteel C, Demby KB, Blalock SJ (2008) 
Methodology of an ongoing randomized controlled trial to prevent falls through enhanced pharmaceutical care.
American Journal of Geriatric Pharmacotherapy: vol.6(2), p.61-81.

Casteel C, Peek-Asa C, Limbos MA (2007) 
Predictors of nonfatal assault injury to public school teachers in Los Angeles City
American Journal of Industrial Medicine: vol.50(12), p.932-939.

Casteel C, Peek-Asa C, Howard J, Kraus JF (2004) 
Effectiveness of crime prevention through environmental design in reducing criminal activity in liquor stores: a pilot study.
Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine: vol.46(5), p.450-458.