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
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
W.H.O., now Trump’s scapegoat, warned about coronavirus early and often
The New York Times, 04/16/2020
Trump wants U.S. ‘opened up’ by Easter, despite health officials’ warnings
The New York Times, 03/27/2020
Japan’s virus success has puzzled the world — is its luck running out?
The New York Times, 03/26/2020
Will warmer weather stop the coronavirus? No, but it may slow it, experts say
The Spokesman-Review, 03/26/2020