Shanshan Sheehy, ScD

Assistant Professor, Slone Epidemiology Center

Shanshan Sheehy
72 E. Concord St


My research interests include: pregnancy complications, cardiovascular disease, and modifiable risk factor to reduce cardiovascular health disparity.

Other Positions

  • Center Faculty Member, Slone Epidemiology Center, Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine


  • Fudan University, MD
  • Harvard School of Public Health, ScD
  • McGill University, MSc


  • Published on 1/18/2024

    Sheehy S, Brock M, Palmer JR, Albert MA, Cozier YC, Rosenberg L. Perceived Interpersonal Racism in Relation to Incident Coronary Heart Disease Among Black Women. Circulation. 2024 Feb 13; 149(7):521-528. PMID: 38235551.

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  • Published on 11/1/2023

    Sheehy S, Aparicio HJ, Palmer JR, Cozier Y, Lioutas VA, Shulman JG, Rosenberg L. Perceived Interpersonal Racism and Incident Stroke Among US Black Women. JAMA Netw Open. 2023 Nov 01; 6(11):e2343203. PMID: 37948073.

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  • Published on 8/9/2023

    Barber LE, Bertrand KA, Sheehy S, White LF, Roy HK, Rosenberg L, Palmer JR, Petrick JL. Aspirin and nonaspirin nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drug use and occurrence of colorectal adenoma in Black American women. Int J Cancer. 2023 Dec 15; 153(12):1978-1987. PMID: 37555819.

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  • Published on 7/6/2023

    Sheehy S, Aparicio HJ, Xu N, Bertrand KA, Robles YP, Lioutas VA, Shulman JG, Rosenberg L, Palmer JR. Hypertensive Disorders of Pregnancy and Risk of Stroke in U.S. Black Women. NEJM Evid. 2023 Oct; 2(10):EVIDoa2300058. PMID: 38320178.

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  • Published on 1/6/2023

    Sheehy S, Palmer JR, Cozier Y, Bertrand KA, Rosenberg L. Vitamin D and risk of hypertension among Black women. J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich). 2023 Feb; 25(2):168-174. PMID: 36606491.

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  • Published on 12/19/2022

    Yang J, Tobias DK, Li S, Bhupathiraju SN, Ley SH, Hinkle SN, Qian F, Chen Z, Zhu Y, Bao W, Chavarro JE, Hu FB, Zhang C. Habitual coffee consumption and subsequent risk of type 2 diabetes in individuals with a history of gestational diabetes - a prospective study. Am J Clin Nutr. 2022 Dec 19; 116(6):1693-1703. PMID: 36373514.

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  • Published on 8/1/2022

    McCormick N, Lu N, Yokose C, Joshi AD, Sheehy S, Rosenberg L, Warner ET, Dalbeth N, Merriman TR, Saag KG, Zhang Y, Choi HK. Racial and Sex Disparities in Gout Prevalence Among US Adults. JAMA Netw Open. 2022 Aug 01; 5(8):e2226804. PMID: 35969396.

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  • Published on 5/5/2022

    Yiannakou I, Barber LE, Li S, Adams-Campbell LL, Palmer JR, Rosenberg L, Petrick JL. A Prospective Analysis of Red and Processed Meat Intake in Relation to Colorectal Cancer in the Black Women's Health Study. J Nutr. 2022 May 05; 152(5):1254-1262. PMID: 34910194.

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  • Published on 2/12/2022

    Sheehy S, Fonarow GC, Holmes DN, Lewis WR, Matsouaka RA, Piccini JP, Zhi L, Bhatt DL. Seasonal Variation of Atrial Fibrillation Admission and Quality of Care in the United States. J Am Heart Assoc. 2022 02 15; 11(4):e023110. PMID: 35156386.

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  • Published on 12/13/2021

    Yau MS, Dubreuil M, Li S, Inamdar V, Peloquin C, Felson DT. Validation of knee osteoarthritis case identification algorithms in a large electronic health record database. Osteoarthr Cartil Open. 2022 Mar; 4(1). PMID: 35601472.

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