University of Washington School of Public Health

Jennifer Otten - SPH Faculty Bio

Jennifer Otten

photo

Associate Professor, Env. and Occ. Health Sciences
Adjunct Assistant Professor, Health Services

Office: Raitt 306c
Box 353410
Tel: 206-221-8233
jotten@uw.edu

Research Interests

The impacts of public health, nutrition, and food policies and the policy process on health behaviors and health outcomes; food systems, as it relates to food and nutrition policy; and, on understanding and improving the ways in which research gets to the public policy table.

Exploring the Effects of Wage on the Culture of Health in Early Childhood Education Centers 

Seattle Minimum Wage Study

Impacts of public health, nutrition, and food policies and the policy process on health behaviors and health outcomes. Food systems, as it relates to food and nutrition policy. Understanding and improving the ways in which research gets to the public policy table. Exploring the Effects of Wage on the Culture of Health in Early Childhood Education Centers. Seattle Minimum Wage Study.

Related Links

EOHS Biography Page
Health Services Biography Page

Education

PhD   Animal, Nutrition, and Food Sciences, University of Vermont, 2009
MS   Nutrition Communications, Tufts University, 1998
RD   Dietetics, Massachusetts General Hospital, 1996

In the News