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Profiles, 2016, Issue #1

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Student Profile: Sara Mar

Undergraduate Sara Mar worked with the Pacific Northwest Agricultural Safety and Health Center researchers on a study that looked at reducing pesticide use at dairy farms by adopting integrated pest management systems, lessening exposure risks to workers.  Read her profile and watch the video. Photo by Jeff Hodson.

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Alumni Profile: Wafa Tafesh Taco

Water and health has been a theme in Wafa Tafesh Taco’s (BS, Environmental Health, 2014) academic and professional career. She is currently a public health advisor for the Washington State Department of Health Office of Drinking Water. While a student, she worked with the Duwamish River Cleanup Coalition/Technical Advisory Group and after she graduated, she interned at the Washington State Department of Health's Office of Shellfish and Water Protection. Read her profile. Photo courtesy of Wafa Tafesh Taco.

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