Casey Breen

Casey Breen

Graduate Student

UC Berkeley


I’m a Ph.D. student in Demography at UC Berkeley supervised by Dennis Feehan and Joshua R. Goldstein. I’m interested in the application of social network analysis and computational methods to questions in population health.

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  • Social Networks
  • Health and Mortality Disparities
  • Computational Social Science


  • PhD, Demography, In Progress

    UC Berkeley

  • MA, Biostatistics, 2021

    UC Berkeley

  • BA, Economics, 2016

    Pomona College

Recent News

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July 2022: New publication — Berkeley Unified Numident Mortality Database: Public Administrative Records for Individual-Level Mortality Research.

May 2022: New publication — A Large-Scale Measurement of Cybercrime Against Individuals. [Talk]

Apr. 2022: Talk at PAA 2022 in the session “Computational Demography, Machine Learning, and Algorithmic Bias.” [Slides]

Apr. 2022: Talk at PAA 2022 in the session “Flash: Socioeconomic Inequalities in Health, Life Expectancy, and Mortality.” [Slides]

Apr. 2022: New working paper — Novel Estimates Reveal Subnational Heterogeneities in Disease-Relevant Contact Patterns in the United States.