J. Michael Bowling, PhD

Research Associate Professor
Health BehaviorAdjunct Research Associate Professor

Curriculum Vitae
REACH NC (Collexis) Research Profile
309 Rosenau Hall
Campus Box 7440
Gillings School of Global Public Health
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7440
T: 919-302-8166
F: 919-928-8955
1992          University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill         PhD, Sociology
1982          University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill         MA, Sociology
1976          University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill         BA, Sociology

HBEH 601      Principles of Statistical Inference for Health Behavior                                Syllabus

Research Interests
  • Breastfeeding
  • Cancer
  • Global Health
  • Health behavior
  • Injury prevention
  • Occupational health
  • Violence prevention

Select publications
Runyan CW, Bowling JM (2000).
Survey and Observational Research Methods.
In: Cummings P, Grossman DC, Koepsell T, Maier RV,Rivara FP. Injury Control: A Guide to Research and Evaluation.

Weaver NL, Mueller FO, Kalsbeek WD, Bowling JM (1999).
The North Carolina High School Athletic Injury Study: Design and Methodology.
Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 31, p.176-182.

Cohen LR, Runyan CW, Bowling JM (1998).
Social Determinants of Pediatric Residents’ Injury Prevention Counseling.
Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, 152, p.169-175.

Cohen LR, Runyan CW, Downs SM, Bowling JM (1997).
Pediatric Injury Prevention Counseling Priorities.
Pediatrics, 99, p.704-710.

Buescher PA, Taylor KP, Davis MH, Bowling JM (1993).
The Quality of the New Birth Certificate Data: A Validation Study in North Carolina.
American Journal of Public Health, 83, p.1163-1165.