Casey Breen

Casey Breen

Graduate Student

UC Berkeley


I’m a Ph.D. candidate 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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Feb. 2023: New publication — Late‑Life Changes in Ethnoracial Self‑identification: Evidence from Social Security Administrative Data

Dec. 2022: New publication — Novel Estimates Reveal Subnational Heterogeneities in Disease-Relevant Contact Patterns in the United States

Nov. 2022: Talk at SSHA in the session “Full Count Census Data II: Record Linkage and Data Bases.” [Slides]

Nov. 2022: Talk at Florida State: “The Mortality Advantage of Homeonwership: Evidence from Linked Administrative Data” [Slides]

Aug. 2022: Talk at ASA 2022 in the session “Section on Methodology — Advances in Network Methods” [Slides]