Janice E. Camp, MSPH, MSN

Principal Lecturer Emeritus, Env. and Occ. Health Sciences (Primary department)
Ms. Camp is a Principal Lecturer in the Department of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences and Director of the Department's Educational Outreach efforts

Contact Information

Office: #2342
Box: 354695
4225 Roosevelt Way NE
Seattle, WA 98105-6099
Tel: 206-616-3039

Research Interests

  • Industrial hygiene and safety professional practice, Occupational Health Policy, Adult Education strategies
  • KEYWORDS: Exposure assessment, Health and safety management, Industrial hygiene, Occupational exposure, Policy, Safety and health programs, Workplace hazards, Legislation, Workers' compensation issues

Teaching interests

Occupational Health Policy, Exposure Sciences internships


MSPH, Industrial Hygiene, University of Washington, 1984
MSN, Occupational Health Nursing, University of Washington, 1984


Health and Safety in Washington State Wineries
Selected Publications

Peer Reviewed Articles

Diana M. Ceballos, Michael G. Yost, Stephen G. Whittaker, Carolyn Reeb-Whitaker, Janice Camp, Russell Dills. “Development of a Permeation Panel to Test Dermal Protective Clothing Against Sprayed Coatings”.  Annals of Occupational Hygiene. December 2010 (epublished).

H. Checkoway, RM Ray, JI Lundin< G Aastrakianaksi, NS Seixas, JE Camp, KJ Wernli, ED Fitzgibbons, @ Li, Z Feng, DL Gao, DB Thomas.  “Lung cancer and occupational exposures other than cotton dust and endotoxin among women textile workers in Shanghai, China”. Occup Environ Med. Published Online First: 3 December 2010.

Sarah J. Lowry, MPH, Hillary Blecker, MPH, Janice Camp, MSN, MSPH, Butch De Castro, PhD, MSN/MPH, RN, Steven Hecker, MSPH, Saman Arbabi, MD, MPH, Neal Traven, PhD, and Noah S. Seixas, PhD “Possibilities and Challenges in Occupational Injury Surveillance of Day Laborers”. AJIM 2010. 53:126-134

Richard L Neitzel, Noah S Seixas, Michael J Harris, Janice E Camp “ Exposure to fall hazards and safety climate in the aircraft maintenance industry” Journal of Safety Research. 2008 39(4):391-402

Wernli, Karen, Roberta Ray, Dao Li Gao, Dawn Fitzgibbons, Janice Camp, George Astrakianakis, Norah Seixas, Wenjin Li, Anneclaire DeRoose, Ziding Feng, David Thomas, Harvey Checkoway.  Occupational Risk Factors for Endometrial Cancer Among Textile Workers in Shanghai, China.  AJIM 2008

Janet Blackstone, Catherine Karr, Janice Camp, Peter Johnson. Physical exposure differences between children and adults when using standard and small computer input devices. Ergonomics. June 2008. 51(6);872-889.

Seixas NS, Blecker H, Camp J Neitzel R. Occupational health and safety experience of day laborers I seattle, WA.  Am J Ind Med 2008; 51(6):399-406.

AJ Mehta, XR Wang, EA Eisen, HL Dai, G Astrakianakis, N Seixas, J Camp, H Checkoway, DC Christiani. Work Area Measurements a Predicgtors of Personal Exposure to Endotoxin and Cotton Dust in the Cotton Textile Industry. Ann Occup Hyg. 2008 52(1):45-54.

Astrakianakis G, Seixas NS, Ray R, Camp JE, Gao DL, Feng Z, Li W, Wernli KJ, Fitzgibbons ED, Thomas DB, Checkoway H. Lung cancer risk among female textile workers exposed to endotoxin.  J Natl Cancer Inst. 2007 Mar 7;99(5):357-64.

Roberta M. Ray, M.S.; Dao Li Gao, MD; Wenjin Li, M.S.; Karen J. Wernli, PhD; George Astrakianakis, PhD; Noah S. Seixas, PhD; Janice E. Camp, MSN MSPH; E. Dawn Fitzgibbons; Ziding Feng, PhD; David B. Thomas, MD, DrPH; Harvey Checkoway, PhD.  Occupational Exposures and Breast Cancer Among Women Textile Workers in Shanghai. Epidemiology. 2007 May;18(3):383-92..

Wenjin Li, Roberta M Ray, Dao Li Gao, E Dawn Fitzgibbons, Noah S Seixas, Janice E Camp, Karen J Wernli, George Astrakianakis, Ziding Feng, David Thomas, Harvey Checkoway. Occupational risk factors for pancreatic cancer among female textile workers in Shanghai, China. Occup Environ Med. 2006 Dec;63(12):788-93. Epub 2006 Jul 17.

Steven J. Russell, Lori Winnemuller, Janice E Camp, Peter W. Johnson “Comparing the results of five lifting analysis tools” Appl Ergon. 2007 Jan;38(1):91-7. Epub 2006 Jul 25.

Wernli KJ, Astrakianakis G, Camp JE, Ray RM, Chang CK, Gao DL, Thomas DB, Checkoway H, Seixas NS. Development of a job exposure matrix (JEM) for the textile industry in Shanghai, China. J Occup Environ Hyg J Occup Environ Hyg. 2006 Oct;3(10):521-9

Astrakianakis G, Seixas NS, Camp JE, Smith TJ, Bartlett K, Checkoway H. Cotton Dust and Endotoxin Exposure Levels in Three Shanghai Textile Factories: A Comparison of Samplers. J Occup Environ Hyg J Occup Environ Hyg. 2006 Aug;3(8):418-27.

George Astrakianakis, Noah Seixas, Janice E Camp, David C. Christiani, Ziding Feng, David B Thomas, Harvey Checkoway “Modeling, Estimation and Validation of Cotton Dust and Endotoxin Exposures in Chinese Textile Operations” Ann Occup Hyg. 2006 Aug;50(6):573-82. Epub 2006 Apr 21.

William E Daniell, Susan S Swan, Mary M McDaniel, Janice E Camp, Martin A Cohen, John G Stebbins “Noise exposure and hearing loss prevention programs after twenty years of regulation in the United States”  Occup Environ Med, 2006 63;343-351.

Karen J Wernli, E Dawn Fitzgibbons, Roberta M Ray, Dao Li Gao, Wenjin Li, Noah S Seixas, Janice E Camp, George Astrakianakis, Ziding Feng, David B Thomas, and Harvey Checkoway  “Occupational Risk Factgors for Esophageal and Stomach Cancers among Female Textile Workers in Shanghai, China AJEpi 2006; 163(8):717-25.

Li W, RM Ray, DL Gao, ED Fitzgibbons, NS Seixas, JE Camp, KJ Wernli, G Astrakianakis, Z Feng, DB Thomas, H Checkoway “Occupational risk factors for nasopharyngeal cancer among female textile workers in Shanghai, China”  Occ & Env Medicine, 2006. 63(1):39-44

Chang CK, Astrakianakis G, Thomas DB, Seixas NS, Camp JE, Ray RM, Gao DL, Wernli KJ, Li W, Fitzgibbons ED, Vaughan TL, Checkoway H. Risks of biliary tract cancer and occupational exposures among Shanghai women textile workers: a case-cohort study.  Am J Ind Med. 2006 Aug;49(8):690-8.

Croteau GA, Camp J, Yost M, Martin D, Conrad C, Zeitlin P, Heald A “Evaluation of Exposure and Health Care Worker Response to Nebulized Administration of tgAAVCF to Patients with Cystic Fibrosis” Ann Occup Hyg. 2004 Nov;48(8):673-81

Croteau GA, Flanagan ME, Camp JE, Seixas NS. “The efficacy of local exhaust ventilation for controlling dust exposures during concrete surface grinding.”  Ann Occup Hyg. 2004 Aug;48(6):509-18.

Janice E Camp, Noah S Seixas, Karen Wernli, Dawn Fitzgibbons, George Astrakianakis, David B Thomas, Dao Li Gao, Harvey Checkoway  “Development of a Cancer Research Study in the Shanghai Textile Industry” Int J Occup Environ Health 2003; 9:347-356

Flanagan ME, Seixas N, Majar M, Camp J, Morgan M “Silica dust exposures during selected construction activities” Am Ind. Hyg. J. 2003. 64(3):319-328.

Seixas NS, Ren K, Neitzel R, Camp J, Yost M "Noise Exposure among Construction Electricians". Am Ind Hyg J, 2001. 62(5): 615-621.

Brodkin CA, Moon JD, Camp J, Echeverria D, Redlich CA, Wilson RA, Checkoway H “Serum hepatic biochemcial activity in two populations of workers exposed to styrene.” Occup Environ Med. 2001, 58(2):95-102.

Burgel B, Camp J, Lepping G. :The Nurse’s Contribution to the Health of the Worker: Occupational Health Nursing in 2000 – An International Perspective”  Scientific Committee on Occupational Health Nursing; Working Party Report #10. ICOH http://www.icoh.org.sg/committees/oh_nursing.html

Simcox NJ, Stebbins A, Guffey S, Atallah R, Hibbard R, Camp J “Hard Metal Exposures. Part 2: Prospective Exposure Assessment.” Applied Occupational and Environmental Hygiene. 2000, 15(4):342-353.

Simcox NJ, Lofgren D, Leons J, and Camp JE. “Silica Exposure During Granite Counter Top Fabrication.” Applied Occupational and Environmental Hygiene.1999, 14(9):577-582.

Simcox NJ, Camp J, Kalman D, Stebbins A, Bellamy G, Lee I, Fenske R. “Farmworker Exposure to Organophosphorus Pesticide Residues during Apple Thinning in Central Washington State.” Am. Ind. Hyg. J. 1999, 60(6);752-761.

Neitzel R, Seixas N, Camp J, Yost M; “An Assessment of Occupational Noise Exposures in Four Construction Trades”, Am. Ind. Hyg. J. 1999, 60(6):807-817.

Teschke K, Marion SA, Vaughan TL, Morgan MS, Camp J.  “Exposures to Wood Dust in US Industries and Occupations, 1979 to 1997” American Journal of Industrial Medicine 1999; 35:581-589.

Fenske R, Simcox N, Camp J, Hines C, “Comparison of Three Methods for Assessment of Hand Exposure to Azinphos-Methyl (Guthion) During Apple Thinning” .” Applied Occupational and Environmental Hygiene. 1999, 14(9):618-623.

Baird B, JE Camp, W Daniell, J Antonelli,  "Color vision deficits among solvent exposed workers:  non-replication of previous findings"  JOM July 1994 36(7):747-751\

Checkoway, HC, LG Costa, J Camp, T Coccini, WE Daniell, RL Dills  "Peripheral markers of neurochemical function among workers exposed to styrene" British Journal of Industrial Medicine 1992 49:560-565

Camp, JE and S Horstman  "Musician Sound Exposure During Performance of Wagner's Ring Cycle"  Medical Problems of Performing Artists  June 1992 7(2):37-39

Daniell, W, J. Camp, S Horstman "Trial of a Negative Ion Generator Device in Remediating Problems Related to Indoor Air Quality"  JOM 33(6):681 June 1991

Morgan, MS and JE Camp  "Upper Respiratory Irritation from Controlled Exposure to Vapor from Carbonless Copy Forms"  JOM;  June 1986

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