Elizabeth Kirk

Teaching Professor, Epidemiology
Associate Dean, School of Public Health

Box 353410

Seattle, WA -


Research Interests

My interests include contributors to chronic disease states, such as dietary and inflammatory influences, as well as sports nutrition.


BA Women Studies, State University of New York (Albany), 1980

BS Chemistry, Nutrition, Russell Sage College, 1988

Intern Nutritional Science, Oregon Health & Science University, 1989

PhD Nutritional Sciences, University of Washington, 1995

In the News

Food systems, nutrition and health
SPH News, 10/16/2018

New major at UW focuses on food systems, nutrition
KUOW, 08/06/2018

UW SPH launches new major in food systems, nutrition and health
SPH News, 07/30/2018

Nutrition: Get Ready for Race Day with the Right Food Choices
UW Blog Down to Washington, 08/30/2013

Americans favor vitamins but nutritionists say eat healthy
KIRO, 10/13/2011