Bridget Burke, PHD, MPH, MIS


“My research focuses on the prevention of cognitive and functional declines in older adults.”

Bridget Burke, PHD, MPH, MIS

Research Fellow, Kaiser Permanente Washington Health Research Institute



Recent publications

Latimer CS, Burke BT, Liachko NF, Currey HN, Kilgore MD, Gibbons LE, Henriksen J, Darvas M, Domoto-Reilly K, Jayadev S, Grabowski TJ, Crane PK, Larson EB, Kraemer BC, Bird TD, Keene CD. Resistance and resilience to Alzheimer's disease pathology are associated with reduced cortical pTau and absence of limbic-predominant age-related TDP-43 encephalopathy in a community-based cohort. Acta Neuropathol Commun. 2019 Jun 7;7(1):91. doi: 10.1186/s40478-019-0743-1. PubMed

Burke BT, Köttgen A, Law A, Grams M, Baer AN, Coresh J, McAdams-DeMarco MA. Gout in older adults: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities Study. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. 2016 Apr;71(4):536-42. doi: 10.1093/gerona/glv120. Epub 2015 Dec 28. PubMed

Burke BT, Köttgen A, Law A, Windham BG, Segev D, Baer AN, Coresh J, McAdams-DeMarco MA. Physical function, hyperuricemia and gout in older adults enrolled in the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities Cohort Study. Arthritis Care Res. 2015 Jul 2.

Burke BT, Miller BF, Proser M, Petterson SM, Bazemore AW, Goplerud E, Phillips RL. A needs-based method for estimating the behavioral health staff needs of community health centers. BMC Health Serv Res. 2013 Jul 2;13:245. doi: 10.1186/1472-6963-13-245. PubMed

Phillips RL Jr, Kaufman A, Mold JW, Grumbach K, Vetter-Smith M, Berry A, Burke BT. The primary care extension program: a catalyst for change. Ann Fam Med. 2013 Mar-Apr;11(2):173-8. doi: 10.1370/afm.1495. PubMed

Phillips RL Jr, Miller BF, Petterson SM, Teevan B. Better integration of mental health care improves depression screening and treatment in primary care. Am Fam Physician. 2011 Nov 1;84(9):980. PubMed

Miller BF, Teevan B, Phillips RL Jr, Petterson SM, Bazemore AW. The importance of time in treating mental health in primary care. Fam Syst Health. 2011 Jun;29(2):144-5. doi: 10.1037/a0023993. PubMed




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