News Releases


UW Worker Memorial Day event to focus on worker safety in the #MeToo era

April 19, 2018

DEOHS researchers awarded four new grants by UW Population Health Initiative

March 15, 2018

EPA awards UW nearly $3 million to further study air pollution and cardiovascular disease link

February 8, 2018

Exploring the diverse roots of the 2017-18 Master's Fellowship winners

January 18, 2018


Alumni Profile: Mike Krause

September 28, 2017

Hidden Hazards after the Hurricane

September 13, 2017

Kaufman, Frumkin Elected to Washington State Academy of Sciences

September 11, 2017

Mixing Opioids and Sedatives Steeply Raises Overdose Risk

August 17, 2017

UW Superfund Program Receives $10 Million Award to Study Effects of Pollutants on Nervous System

August 15, 2017

Center Helps Develop Guidelines for One Health Epidemiological Studies

July 26, 2017

Dean Kaufman's Landmark Air Pollution Study Selected Best in 2016

June 27, 2017

New Cost-Effective, Fast Method to Study Chemical Exposure in Zebrafish

June 19, 2017

UN Leader Rallies Record Group of Graduates to Help Bolster Peace and Social Justice

June 13, 2017

Survivor of Workplace Violence Calls for Empathy on Workers' Memorial Day

May 30, 2017

SPH Lifelong Learning Award Winner Has Wowed Students for 20 Years

May 24, 2017

Air Pollution May Lower Levels of ‘Good’ Cholesterol, Increase Risk of Heart Disease

May 17, 2017

Health Sciences Common Book: “Listening to Stories for a Change”

April 5, 2017

Formal Bond with Boeing to Boost Talent Pipeline

March 24, 2017

In the Fight to End TB, UW Establishes New Partnership in Bangladesh

March 23, 2017


Improving Veterinary Antimicrobial Practices Will Help Combat Growing Global Health Issue

December 29, 2016

Two Washington Faculty Appointed to New NORA Cross-Sector Council

December 15, 2016

NIOSH Awards $9.2 Million to Washington Research Center

November 8, 2016

Peter Johnson invited to join NORA TWU Council

October 13, 2016

Hot weather can increase risk of agricultural worker injuries

October 7, 2016

NIH Awards Nearly $5 Million to Research Environmental Influences on Child Health

September 21, 2016

Professor Joel Kaufman Named Interim Dean of Public Health

August 30, 2016

SPH Outreach Manager Receives Lifetime Leadership Award

August 26, 2016

UW Funds Underrepresented Students for Environmental Health Research

August 16, 2016

UW Professor Chairs EPA Panel to Review Nitrogen Oxides Standards

August 11, 2016

EPA Grant to Help UW Develop Low-Cost Sensors for Wood Smoke in Rural WA

August 10, 2016

Dean Frumkin to Step Down in September

July 20, 2016

UW SPH Leaders Call for Prison Divestment

July 18, 2016

Labor unions are boons for community health, study finds

July 7, 2016

10-Year Study Finds Air Pollution Accelerates Plaque Build-Up in Arteries to Heart

May 20, 2016

UW President: A shared vision for improving health around the world

May 3, 2016

Oral swabs for TB diagnosis undergo testing

April 4, 2016

Keeping hospital workers safe: A hands-on simulation on April 6

March 28, 2016

Top EPA Administrator Offers Plain Speaking and Practical Advice

March 9, 2016

Extreme Heat Increases Emergency Medical Service Calls for Workers

March 2, 2016


Team Honored as “Safer Chemistry Champion” for Reducing Toxics

October 28, 2015

PhD Student Receives Bullitt Foundation Fellowship: To Launch One Health Dairy Project in Washington State

September 9, 2015

Commercial Car Wash Chemical Can Harm Workers, Study Finds

September 9, 2015

UW event on April 29, 2015 to honor workers who died from job-related injuries or illnesses in Washington State

April 20, 2015

PhRMA Foundation Presents Award in Excellence to Leading University of Washington Researcher

March 27, 2015

UW Center to Use Novel Method to Screen Chemicals’ Toxicity

March 19, 2015

Scientists discuss search for safer chemicals at green toxicology workshop

March 12, 2015

Simple swab test holds promise to ease tuberculosis detection

February 27, 2015

Evidence bears out predictive model of pesticides in diet: Lower pesticide metabolite levels seen in people who eat organic produce

February 3, 2015

Heather Fowler selected for Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Service Award

January 9, 2015


Governor Tours South Park

November 18, 2014

Zoobiquity traces animal, human health links Nov. 1

October 30, 2014

New tools for polio surveillance could aid eradication efforts

July 29, 2014

Michael Yost named new Chair of the Department of Environmental & Occupational Health Sciences

July 16, 2014

UW Event on April 25 honors King County workers who died from job-related injuries or illnesses

April 17, 2014


Revitalization Task Force Needed, Researchers Conclude

November 22, 2013

New Grand Challenge Study

November 20, 2013

UW Researchers Team Up with Neighborhood Residents to Measure Diesel Pollution in South Seattle

September 12, 2013

Magnuson Scholar Seeks Answers on Pesticides, Food and Health

April 22, 2013

CEEH Sponsors Public Forum on the Duwamish River Cleanup

April 9, 2013

Contaminated diet contributes to phthalate and bisphenol A exposure

February 27, 2013

Maternal exposure to outdoor air pollution associated with low birth weights worldwide

February 6, 2013


University of Washington, Battelle Scientists Identify Potential Early Biomarker for Autism Spectrum Disorder

April 23, 2012

Celebrating Public Health 2012

April 2, 2012

Reproductive Health Providers Should Discuss Environmental Exposure Risks with Patients

March 12, 2012

Duwamish Health Study in South Seattle to inform EPA's Final Cleanup Plan for Superfund Site

March 5, 2012


NIOSH awards $1.45 million to UW research center dedicated to farming, fishing and forestry safety and health, future funding still in limbo

October 20, 2011


MRSA exposure for firefighters, medics greater than for general public: UW study

November 17, 2010