University of Washington School of Public Health

Undergraduate Public Health Major

Who We Are

Program Office

To reach out to any staff member in the Public Health Major call 206-221-4561 or email

Casey Byrne Casey Byrne
Director, PHM Academic Services
Raitt Hall
Joe Harper Kowalczyk Joe Harper Kowalczyk
Adviser & Career Development Coordinator
Health Sciences F-332 C
Sara Mackenzie Sara Mackenzie
Director of the Public Health Major

Health Sciences F-361 A
Caz Salamanca Caz Salamanca
Adviser & Diversity Programs Coordinator
Health Sciences F-332 B
Liz Shriver Liz Shriver
Adviser & Outreach Coordinator
Health Sciences F-332 A

Integrated Core, Foundation & Capstone Instructors

Faculty instructors, researchers and practitioners have specialized knowledge of the public health field. The following instructors from across the School of Public Health teach the Integrated Core, Foundation, and Capstone courses in the Public Health Major. 

Michelle  Averill Michelle Averill
Integrated Core: SPH 381
Janet  Baseman Janet Baseman
Integrated Core: SPH 480
Stephanie Farquhar Stephanie Farquhar
Integrated Core: SPH 481
Sara Glick Sara Glick
Integrated Core: SPH 480
Jack Goldberg Jack Goldberg
Deb Hinchey Deb Hinchey
Capstone, Honors Seminar, Internship
Tao  Sheng C. Kwan-Gett Tao Sheng C. Kwan-Gett
Integrated Core: SPH 380
Dara  Lehman Dara Lehman Integrated Core: SPH 381
Jaisri  Lingappa Jaisri Lingappa
Integrated Core: SPH 381
Sara Mackenzie Sara Mackenzie
Integrated Core: SPH 481
Suzinne  Pak-Gorstein Suzinne Pak-Gorstein
Integrated Core: SPH 380
Jennifer Slyker Jennifer Slyker
Integrated Core: SPH 480

Public Health Major Steering Committee

The Public Health Major Steering Committee (PHMSC) directs the vision and monitors all curricular matters related to the major.  From across the School of Public Health, current membership includes: