Professor, Env. and Occ. Health Sciences
Professor, Family Medicine
Professor, Global Health
Adjunct Professor, Epidemiology
Adjunct Professor, Medicine - Allergy and Infectious Dis.
Environmental & Occupational Health Sciences
Seattle, WA 98195-
Zoonotic infectious disease. Whole genome approach to infections. Diseases of animal workers. Microbiome sharing between humans, animals and the environment. Emerging infectious disease. Antimicrobial resistance. Animal sentinels of environmental health hazards. One Health. Noise and hearing loss.
MD Medicine, University of Washington, 1982
MPH School of Medicine, Yale University, 1995
BA Biology, Amherst College, 1978
In the News
Is climate change coming for Thanksgiving turkeys?
The Boston Globe, 11/23/2022
First recorded case of monkeypox spreading from humans to pets
Monkeypox confirmed in King County, but this isn't like Covid-19
Verify: Can I still spread COVID-19 after getting vaccinated?
King 5 News, 01/26/2021
Coronavirus variant found in British Columbia
KOMO News, 12/30/2020
Uncertainty over new strain of COVID-19 virus
KOMO Radio, 12/21/2020
Fourth state confirms mink farm coronavirus outbreaks as U.S. looks to avoid Denmark’s disaster
The Washington Post, 11/30/2020
Lions and tigers and anteaters? U.S. scientists scan the menagerie for COVID-19
The Seattle Times, 11/04/2020
People probably caught coronavirus from minks — that’s a wake-up call to study infections in animals, researchers say
The Washington Post, 06/19/2020