Leo Morales

Professor, Medicine - General Internal Medicine
Adjunct Professor, Health Systems and Population Health
Assistant Dean, School of Medicine
Adjunct Professor, School of Social Work

Center for Equity, Diversity and Inclusion
A-300 Health Sciences Building
Seattle, WA 98195-6340


Research Interests

Minority health and health disparities; obesity and diabetes; psychometric methods


PhD Political Science, Policy Studies, Rand Graduate School, 2000

MPhil Policy Studies, Rand Graduate School, 1997

MD University of Washington, 1990

MPH Health Services, University of Washington, 1990

BS Chemistry, University of Washington, 1984

In the News

Latinos in Washington disproportionately hurt by COVID-19 pandemic
KING 5, 11/16/2020

Western Washington Gets Real: A critical lack of Latina doctors
KIRO 7, 11/04/2020

South King County sees rise in Covid-19 cases as flu season approaches
KUOW, 10/12/2020

The curious case of Latinos and Covid-19
KUOW, 04/27/2020

SPH welcomes Latino Center for Health
SPH News, 11/20/2017

New health professions academy for underrepresented students
HSNewsBeat, 09/22/2015