Kim Bloomfield

Dr.P.H., Professor

Profile photoKim Bloomfield
Professor
Department of Psychology and Behavioural Sciences - Centre for Alcohol and Drug Research, Copenhagen
Department of Psychology and Behavioural Sciences
Postal address:
Artillerivej 90, 2
2300 København S

Denmark
Email: kb.crf@psy.au.dk
Mobile: +4551240399
Phone: +4587165342

Personal Data

Date of birth: 9 November 1953
Birthplace: Vancouver, B.C., Canada
Citizenship: United States of America

Qualifications

Dr.P.H. (Public Health)

University of California, Berkeley, United States

Award date: 25 May 1990

M.P.H. (Public Health)

University of California - Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, United States

Award date: 25 May 1984

B.A. (History)

University of California Los Angeles, United States

Award date: 12 Dec 1975

Employment

Professor

Department of Psychology and Behavioural Sciences - Centre for Alcohol and Drug Research, Copenhagen

Aarhus University

København S, Denmark

1 Feb 20117 Nov 2017

Associate Professor

Department of Psychology and Behavioural Sciences - Centre for Alcohol and Drug Research

Aarhus University

Aarhus C, Denmark

1 Apr 200931 Jan 2011

Associate professor

Syddansk Universitet

1 Sep 200131 Mar 2009

Research Fellow

Freie Universität Berlin

Berlin, Germany

1 Oct 199231 Aug 2001

Postdoctoral Fellow

University of California, Berkeley

1 Jun 199031 May 1992

Visiting Professor

Syddansk Universitet

1 Apr 2009 → present

Guest Professor

Charite - Universitatsmedizin Berlin

1 Jan 2007 → present

Research and education information

Research Areas
Alcohol epidemiology, comparative international alcohol survey research, social epidemiology of alcohol use, social inequalities and gender differences in alcohol cconsumption and problem

Teaching Areas
Quantitative research methods in Public Health, introduction to epidemiology, population health, basic concepts in alcohol research

Recent Publications

Drinking patterns at the sub-national level: What do they tell us about drinking cultures in European countries?

Bloomfield, K., Grittner, U., Kraus, L. & Piontek, D. 14 Sep 2017 In : Nordic Studies on Alcohol and Drugs. 34, 4, p. 342-352 11 p.

Incremental predictive validity of the Addiction Severity Index psychiatric composite score in a consecutive cohort of patients in residential treatment for drug use disorders

Thylstrup, B., Bloomfield, K. & Hesse, M. 1 Jan 2018 In : Addictive Behaviors. 76, 1, p. 201-207 7 p.

How do drinking cultures change? - or do they?: A provisional model based on evidence of transitions in Denmark

Bloomfield, K., Karlsson, T. & Grittner, U. 2016 In : Drugs. 23, 4, p. 283-292 10 p.

Perceived parental alcohol problems, internalizing problems and impaired parent — child relationships among 71 988 young people in Denmark

Pisinger, V. S. C., Bloomfield, K. & Tolstrup, J. 2016 In : Addiction. 111, 11, p. 1966–1974 8 p.

’Make it another for me and my mates’: Does social capital encourage risky drinking among the Danish general population?

Seid, A. K., Hesse, M. & Bloomfield, K. 2016 In : Scandinavian Journal of Public Health. 44, 3, p. 240-248 9 p.

What is the role of roles?: Exploring the link between social roles and women's alcohol use in low- and middle-income countries

Grittner, U., Nemeth, Z., Gaertner, B., Kuntsche, S. & Bloomfield, K. 22 Dec 2015 In : International Journal of Alcohol and Drug Research. 4, 2, p. 139-149 11 p.

To cause harm and to be harmed by others: New perspectives on alcohol's harms to others

K. Seid, A., Grittner, U., Greenfield, T. K. & Bloomfield, K. 13 Oct 2015 In : Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment. 9, S2, p. 13-22 10 p.

Changes in mortality due to major alcohol-related diseases in four Nordic countries, France and Germany between 1980 and 2009: a comparative age-period-cohort analysis

Kraus, L., Østhus, S., Amundsen, E., Piontek, D., Härkönen, J., Legleye, S., Bloomfield, K., Mäkelä, P., Landberg, J. & Törrönen, J. 2015 In : Addiction. 110, 9, p. 1443-1452 10 p.

Experienced harm from other people's drinking: A comparison of northern European countries

Moan, I. S., Storvoll, E. E., Sundin, E., Lund, I. O., Bloomfield, K., Hope, A., Ramstedt, M., Huhtanen, P. & Kristjánsson, S. 2015 In : Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment. 9, S2, p. 45-57 13 p.

Harm experienced from the heavy drinking of family and friends in the general population: A comparative study of six northern European countries

Ramstedt, M., Sundin, E., Moan, I. S., Storvoll, E. E., Lund, I. O., Bloomfield, K., Hope, A., Kristjánsson, S. & Tigerstedt, C. 2015 In : Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment. 9, S2, p. 107-118 11 p.

Violent work environments: A survey of bouncers and their experiences of violence, stress and other work-related problems

Tutenges, S., Søgaard, T. F., Trier Krøll, L., Bloomfield, K. & Hesse, M. 2015 In : International Journal of Workplace Health Management. 8, 2, p. 129-141 13 p.

Who are private alcohol importers in the Nordic countries?

Grittner, U., Gustafsson, N-K., Huhtanen, P., Svensson, J., Nordlund, S. & Bloomfield, K. 2014 In : Nordisk Alkohol- och Narkotikatidskrift. 31, 2, p. 125-140 16 p.

A socioeconomic deprivation index for small areas in Denmark

Meijer, M., Engholm, G., Grittner, U. & Bloomfield, K. 2013 In : Scandinavian Journal of Public Health. 41, 6, p. 560-569 10 p.

Alcohol and drug survey research in Denmark: Contributions by the Centre for Alcohol and Drug Research

Bloomfield, K. 2013 In : Drugs. 20, 6, p. 465-472 8 p.

Alcohol consumption and social inequality at the individual and country levels - Results from an international study

Grittner, U., Kuntsche, S., Gmel, G. & Bloomfield, K. 2013 In : European Journal of Public Health. 23, 2, p. 332-339 8 p.

Alcohol survey measures for Europe: A literature review

Bloomfield, K., Hope, A. & Kraus, L. 2013 In : Drugs. 20, 5, p. 348-360 13 p.

Neighbourhoods matter too: the association between neigbourhood socioeconomic position, population density and breast, protaste and lung cancer incidence in Denmark between 2004 and 2008

Meijer, M., Bloomfield, K. & Engholm, G. 2013 In : Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health. 67, 1, p. 6-13 8 p.

What happened to alcohol consumption and problems in the Nordic countries when alcohol taxes were decreased and borders opened?

Room, R., Bloomfield, K., Gmel, G., Grittner, U., Gustafsson, N-K., Mäkelä, P., Österberg, E., Ramstedt, M., Rehm, J. & Wicki, M. 2013 In : International Journal of Alcohol and Drug Research. 2, 1, p. 77-87 11 p.

Social inequalities and gender differences in the experience of alcohol-related problems

Grittner, U., Kuntsche, S., Graham, K. & Bloomfield, K. Sep 2012 In : Alcohol and Alcoholism. 47, 5, p. 597-605 9 p.

Are characteristics of the school district associated with active transportation to school in Danish adolescents?

Stock, C., Bloomfield, K., Ejstrud, B., Vinther-Larsen, M., Meijer, M., Grønbæk, M. & Grittner, U. 2012 In : European Journal of Public Health. 22, 3, p. 398-404 7 p.

Do neighborhoods affect individual mortality?: A systematic review and meta-analysis of multilevel studies

Meijer, M., Röhl, J., Bloomfield, K. & Grittner, U. 2012 In : Social Science & Medicine. 74, 8, p. 1204-1212 9 p.

Population density, socioeconomic environment and all-cause mortality: A multilevel survival analysis of 2.7 million individuals in Denmark

Meijer, M., Kejs, A. M., Stock, C., Bloomfield, K., Ejstrud, B. & Schlattmann, P. 2012 In : Health & Place. 18, 2, p. 391-399 9 p.

Abstinence-orientated residential rehabilitation of opiod users in Denmark: Do changes in national treatment policies affect treatment outcomes?

Pedersen, M. U., Hesse, M. & Bloomfield, K. Aug 2011 In : Scandinavian Journal of Public Health. 39, 6, p. 582-589 8 p.

Effects of school district factors on alcohol consumption: results of a multi-level analysis among Danish adolescents

Stock, C., Ejstrud, B., Vinther-Larsen, M., Schlattmann, P., Grønbæk, M. & Bloomfield, K. 2011 In : European Journal of Public Health. 21, 4, p. 449-455 7 p.

International differences in alcohol use according to sexual orientation

Bloomfield, K., Wicki, M., Wilsnack, S., Hughes, T. & Gmel, G. 2011 In : Substance Abuse. 32, 4, p. 210-219 10 p.

Activities

Dansk alkoholkultur I bevægelse

Bloomfield, K. (Lecturer)
20 Jan 2016

The effect of changes in alcohol and tobacco taxes in a situation with cross-border trade and smuggling: Experiences in Denmark

Bloomfield, K. (Speaker)
11 May 2012

Alcohol problems in Denmark from an international and public health perspective

Bloomfield, K. (Lecturer)
4 Mar 2011

Press / Media

'Passiv drikning på agendaen'

Kim Bloomfield

28/08/2012

1 item of media coverage

Dansk alkoholkultur I bevægelse

Kim Bloomfield

19/01/2016

1 item of media coverage

Jamen, alle drikker da i Danmark?

Kim Bloomfield

24/01/2017

1 media contribution

Kvinder bør drikke det halve: Sundhedsstyrelsen sætter nye og lavere genstandsgrænser for dem, der vil leve ekstra sundt. Mere nuancerede alkoholråd bydes velkommen af eksperter.

Kim Bloomfield

08/07/2010

1 media contribution

Når Alkoholvaner Skader Andre

Kim Bloomfield

03/08/2012

1 media contribution