Pollution

November 19, 2018 by Lisa Hayward Watts Clearing the air Public health experts and climate researchers convene to address communication challenges related to wildfire smoke

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October 17, 2018 by Nicole A. Errett and Tania M. Busch Isaksen Let's talk about wildfire smoke and your health Summer’s smoky skies prompt call from DEOHS researchers for better communication about health risks

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August 30, 2018 by Lisa Hayward Watts A splash of color in a smoke-choked summer Our EDGE Center leads effort to protect health and lift spirits in Central Washington

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August 9, 2018 by Jolayne Houtz Dirty skies and your health DEOHS Chair Michael Yost says proposed rollback of vehicle emission standards threatens public health

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June 4, 2018 by Lisa Hayward Watts Arsenic in the water Shallow lake offers deep insight into lake chemistry

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May 24, 2018 by Jolayne Houtz What’s in the air Innovative air-quality monitor developed by DEOHS student provides communities with real-time data at lower cost

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May 23, 2018 by Rachel Shaffer Biking in dirty air A DEOHS student considers whether the benefits of bike commuting outweigh the risks from breathing polluted air

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May 11, 2018 by Jolayne Houtz Standing up for science DEOHS professor sues US EPA over directive that “stacks the deck against scientific integrity”

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Latest stories

December 11, 2018
Pathogens and microbes and fungal spores, oh my! DEOHS students learn to live with the health risks they study

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December 6, 2018
David Kalman, DEOHS professor and former chair, retires after a 40-year career at the UW

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November 29, 2018
Global report co-authored by DEOHS faculty says the health sector can lead the response to climate change

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November 26, 2018
Some DEOHS faculty, staff will move to new Population Health building in 2020, joining a new UW hub for public health

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