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
- Alcohol misuse and unsafely-stored firearms could be a dangerous mix for children
UW School of Public Health News, 11/30/2018
- As easy as riding a bike
The New York Times, 07/27/2018
- ASU criminology professor part of national research collaborative on youth firearm injuries, deaths
Arizona State University, 06/05/2018
- 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?