University of Washington School of Public Health

Brett Niessen - SPH Faculty Bio

Brett Niessen

Affiliate Instructor, Health Services

Research Interests

Comprehensive sex education; bullying prevention; teen access to health care; education of incarcerated youth; HIV/STD/teen pregnancy prevention; healthy relationships; trauma-informed sexual health education; enthusiastic consent; LGBTQ and youth of color inclusion in sex ed; reducing youth health disparities

Related Links

Health Services Biography Page


MPH   Community Oriented Public Health Practice, University of Washington, 2007
BS   Elementary Education, Special Education, University of Delaware, 1998

In the News