Jonathan Mayer

Professor, Geography
Professor, Epidemiology
Adjunct Professor, Global Health
Adjunct Professor, Health Services
Adjunct Professor, Medicine - Allergy and Infectious Dis.

University of Washington
412C Smith Hall/Health Sciences F-259
Seattle, 98195-


Research Interests

Epidemiology of infectious diseases and environmental influences; epidemiology of tuberculosis, esp. in urban slum communities; epidemiology of pain; spatial epidemiology, theory, and methods; climate change and infectious diseases, esp. malaria and dengue. Biomedical ethics. Health consequences of disasters. Undergraduate education in public health and epidemiology. Urban slum health in developing countries.


PhD Geography, University of Michigan, 1977

MA Geography, University of Michigan, 1975

BA University of Rochester, 1973