University of Washington School of Public Health

Butch de Castro - SPH Faculty Bio

Butch de Castro


Professor, Nursing and Health Studies, Bothell
Adjunct Professor, Env. and Occ. Health Sciences

University of Washington - Bothell
Box 358532
Nursing and Health Studies Program
18115 Campus Way NE
Bothell, WA 98011 -8246
Tel: 425-352-3590

Research Interests

Primary research interests include occupational health issues among immigrant and minority worker populations with an emphasis on how psychosocial aspects of work (i.e., workplace discrimination, unfair working conditions, work organization, and occupational downgrading) affect physical and mental health, and workplace safety and health hazards encountered by health care workers.

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PhD   Environmental Health, Johns Hopkins University, 2003
MSN/MPH   Community Health Nursing, Occupational and Environmental Hygiene, A&S Interdiscip-tac, Johns Hopkins University, 1998
BSN   Nursing, University of California (Los Angeles), 1993