Donald Chi

Professor, Oral Health Sciences
Professor, Health Systems and Population Health
Adjunct Professor, Pediatric Dentistry
Associate Dean, School of Dentistry

Health Sciences Building
University of Washington
Seattle, WA 35747-


Research Interests

Children's oral health inequalities; social and behavioral determinants of oral health; community-based behavioral interventions; Alaska Native oral health disparities; preventive care decision making in pediatric dentistry; Medicaid


PhD Health Services Research, University of Iowa, 2009

DDS Dentistry, University of Washington, 2006

AB Government, Asian Studies, Cornell University, 2000

In the News

Study refutes a big health care special interest's talking points
Huffington Post, 10/19/2017

Republican health plans could have devastating consequences for your teeth
The Washington Post, 03/01/2017

Harvard professor Nancy Krieger visits UW to share about health equity
The Daily, 11/18/2015

Immunization Hesitancy Linked to Topical Fluoride Refusal
SPH News, 07/16/2014