University of Washington School of Public Health

James Cowan - SPH Faculty Bio

James Cowan


Assistant Professor, Global Health
Assistant Professor, Medicine - Allergy and Infectious Dis.

Health Alliance International
1107 NE 45th St, Suite 350
Box 354809
Seattle, WA 98105
Tel: 206-543-8382

Research Interests

Translational Infectious Disease Epidemiology and Modeling; Human Rights and the Impact of Social Inequality on Health; Leadership/Mentorship; Continuous Quality Improvement; Management of HIV/AIDS and Tuberculosis; Development of comprehensive primary care systems in resource-poor settings


MD   Johns Hopkins University, 2008
MBA   Business Administration, University of Washington, 2013
MPH   Quantitative Methods, Harvard University, 2007
BA   Brown University, 2003