Bethany West, MPH

Bethany West

Epidemiologist, Division of Injury Prevention


Areas of Expertise

  • Child passenger safety
  • Transportation safety
  • Motor vehicle crash prevention
  • Restraint use
  • Older adult mobility

Bethany West, MPH, has served as an epidemiologist on the Transportation Safety Team in the Division of Injury Prevention (DIP) at CDC’s Injury Center since 2008. She works to prevent motor vehicle-related injuries and deaths among vulnerable populations including children, older adults, and minorities.

Ms. West received a bachelor’s degree in Biology with a Chemistry minor and a Master of Public Health degree in Prevention Sciences from Georgia State University.