University of Washington School of Public Health
Professor, Pediatrics - General Pediatrics
His research interests have included the efficacy and promotion of bicycle helmets, prevention of pedestrian injuries, youth violence, the epidemiology of firearm injuries, intimate partner violence, interventions for alcohol abuse in trauma patients and the effectiveness of trauma systems in the care of pediatric and adult trauma patients. He continues as an active clinician, teacher, investigator, and advocate at the University of Washington and Seattle Children's Hospital.
MD University of Pennsylvania, 1974
MPH University of Washington, 1980
In the News
- More bike sharing, fewer helmets. Are head injuries on the rise?
- NIH funds research consortium to address firearm deaths among U.S. children and teens
MSU Today, 04/23/2018
- Plan announced to require safe gun storage in Seattle
UW Medicine Newsroom, 03/21/2018
- Should the U.S. look at gun violence as a public health issue?
CBS News, 12/12/2017
- To study violence after gun shows, researchers turn to an unlikely source
- Can gun shows trigger gun violence?
- After Nevada hosts a gun show, California sees sharp rise in gun-related injuries and deaths
LA Times, 10/23/2017
- UW researchers team up with youth football program to study concussion risk
KIRO 7, 10/17/2017
- How much can really be done on gun control locally?
- Concussion treatment for children
Consumer Reports, 09/27/2017
- Who is responsible for helmets when it comes to bike shares?
- Bike share and helmets: Let's be realistic
- Helmets may be Seattle law, but many bike-share riders don't wear them
The Seattle Times, 08/23/2017
- Researchers doing 'remarkable work' on gun violence despite scarce resources
UW School of Public Health News, 06/26/2017