• Kathrine Barnes MS, MPH

  • Project Manager


    • National Farm Medicine Center
    • 1000 North Oak Ave. ML1 Marshfield, WI 54449
    • (715) 221-7150

Education


2014:
M.P.H., Joseph J. Zilber School of Public Health, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI
2013:
M.S., Anthropology, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI
2010:
B.A., Psychology & Anthropology, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX

Work Experience


2015 to Present:
Research Specialist, National Farm Medicine Center, Marshfield Clinic Research Institute, Marshfield, WI
2015 to 2015:
Interim Graduate Program Manager, Joseph J. Zilber School of Public Health, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI
2014 to 2015:
Graduate Recruiter, Field Experience Coordinator, Joseph J. Zilber School of Public Health, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI
2010 to 2014:
Scholarship Coordinator, Office of Academic Services
2013 to 2013:
Project Consultant, Public Health Field Experience, Substance Abuse Prevention Coalition, Healthiest Manitowoc County
2012 to 2012:
Teaching Assistant , Department of Anthropology
2008 to 2010:
Advisor, First Generation College Student Mentor, Community Service Coordinator, University Advising
2005 to 2005:
Caseworker, Lubbock Rape Crisis Center

Research Interests


Health disparities, substance abuse/AODA, ethnography, program evaluation, qualitative analysis, occupational health and safety, rural health

Select Publications


  • Barnes KL, Bendixsen CG. "When This Breaks Down, It's Black Gold": Race and Gender in Agricultural Health and Safety. J Agromedicine. 2017;22(1):56-65.
    PubMed ID: 27782783
  • Kaprelian J, Berg RL, Barnes KL, Marlenga B. Integrating agricultural injury prevention with rural pediatrics: A pilot assessment. J Agromedicine. 2017 Jul 13;
    PubMed ID: 28704168
  • VanWormer JJ, Barnes KL, Waring SC, Keifer MC. Socio-environmental risk factors for medically-attended agricultural injuries in Wisconsin dairy farmers. Injury. 2017 Jul;48(7):1444-1450.
    PubMed ID: 28551053
  • Bendixsen C, Barnes K, Kieke B, Schenk D, Simich J, Keifer M. Sorting Through the Spheres of Influence: Using Modified Pile Sorting to Describe Who Influences Dairy Farmers' Decision-Making About Safety. J Agromedicine. 2017;22(4):316-327.
    PubMed ID: 28715252