University of Washington School of Public Health

Alastair Matheson - SPH Faculty Bio

Alastair Matheson


Affiliate Instructor, Epidemiology

Public Health Seattle and King County
401 5th Avenue, Suite 1300
Seattle, WA 98104
Tel: 207-477-

Research Interests

Dr Matheson is an epidemiologist at Public Health—Seattle & King County in the Assessment, Policy Development, and Evaluation unit. His work there includes analyzing population data to identify health needs in King County, developing visualizations to make data more accessible, and linking data across sectors. Alastair has several years’ experience working at the local health level on program evaluation, policy development, and public health informatics. His previous research focused on the epidemiology of childhood fever in a resource-limited settings.

Related Links

Epidemiology Biography Page


BA   Health Sciences, University of Auckland (New Zealand), 2001
MPH   University of Auckland (New Zealand), 2005
PhD   Epidemiology, University of Washington, 2017