University of Washington School of Public Health

Gretchen Onstad - SPH Faculty Bio

Gretchen Onstad


Affiliate Assistant Professor, Env. and Occ. Health Sciences

University of Washington
Office: HSB F226B
Box 357234
Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences
1959 NE Pacific St
Seattle, WA 98195 -7234
Tel: 206-616-9870

Research Interests

Drinking water quality and treatment, analytical method development, oxidation kinetics, disinfection byproducts, harmful algal blooms, source apportionment of chemical contaminants (nitrates, fracking fluid) in household wells and removal by point-of-use water treatment.

Related Links

EOHS Biography Page
Minimizing Halogenated Mutagens in Water: Water-treatment process affects formation of toxic compounds (Chemical & Engineering News)


PhD   Environmental Sciences and Engineering, University of North Carolina (Chapel Hill), 2003
BS   Chemistry, University of Washington, 1997

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