University of Washington School of Public Health

Jennifer Cohen - SPH Faculty Bio

Jennifer Cohen


Affiliate Assistant Professor, Epidemiology

VA Puget Sound Health Care System
Office: S-182 (Ethics)
National Center for Ethics in Health Care (10P6)
1660 S. Columbian Way
Seattle, WA 98108
Tel: 206-321-9356

Research Interests

Dr. Cohen's current work focuses on empirical research and evaluation in ethics to inform program planning and policy. Her evaluation interests include using qualitative and quantitative methods to evaluate clinical, research, public health, organizational ethics issues, programs, and policies. Dr. Cohen also has expertise in epidemiological study design and analysis, maternal and child health, breastfeeding, nutrition, program evaluation, mixed methods, survey research, metrics development, quality improvement, and benchmarking.

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PhD   Nutritional Science, Cornell University, 1999
MPH   Infectious Disease Epidemiology, University of South Carolina, 1993
BA   Economics, Johns Hopkins University, 1990