University of Washington School of Public Health

Frederick Rivara - SPH Faculty Bio

Frederick Rivara


Professor, Pediatrics - General Pediatrics
Adjunct Professor, Epidemiology
Adjunct Professor, Pediatric Dentistry

Box 359960
401 Broadway
Seattle, WA 98122
Tel: 206-744-9449

Research Interests

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.

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Epidemiology Biography Page


MD   University of Pennsylvania, 1974
MPH   University of Washington, 1980

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