Kathryn G. Burford

Dr. Katie Burford is as a Post-Doctoral Fellow in the T32 Program for Advanced Training in Environmental Health and Data Science at the Mailman School of Public Health and is a member of Built Environmental and Health Research Group (beh.columbia.edu). She received her PhD in Epidemiology from the University of Texas Health Science Center in Austin, Texas. Her research interests include physical activity, pedestrian and micromobility injury prevention and control, and urban health. Her research has focused on the measurement of the built and social environment and how these factors effect physical activity and pedestrian injury.

Research Interests

Environmental Health
Urban Equity
Urban Health
Urban Planning


American Community Survey (ACS)
Administrative Data (State or National)
Decennial Census