Profiles

Published: April 16, 2019
Joseph Dempsey PhD, Environmental Toxicology Hometown: Fort Wayne, Indiana Future plans: Continue working on research to improve how we prevent disease and promote well-being.

Published: February 05, 2019
Brianna Willis Master of Public Health, One Health Hometown Landstuhl, Germany Future plans A policy-focused career at an international health organization At age 10, Brianna Willis knew with absolute conviction that she wanted to be a veterinarian.

Published: January 22, 2019
David Eaton Professor, UW Department of Environmental & Occupational Health Sciences Proudest achievement: His election to the National Academy of Medicine in 2011. Joined DEOHS faculty: 1979

Published: December 18, 2018
Terrance Kavanagh Professor, UW Department of Environmental & Occupational Health Sciences Adjunct Professor, UW Departments of Medicine and Pathology Director:

Published: December 06, 2018
David Kalman, PhD Professor and DEOHS Chair Emeritus Joined DEOHS 1978; served as department chair 1998–2014. Proudest achievement Helping to expand the department.

Published: June 20, 2018
Editor’s note: This is part of an occasional series of Q-and-A interviews with students in the UW Department of Environmental & Occupational Health Sciences (DEOHS).

Published: June 14, 2018
A UW climate-change researcher dedicated to her students’ success was selected as the 2018 outstanding faculty mentor by students in the Department of Environmental & Occupational Health Sciences (DEOHS).

Published: May 24, 2018
Graeme Carvlin PhD, Environmental and Occupational Hygiene Hometown Flemington, NJ

Published: May 21, 2018
“Growing up in Wenatchee, WA, I was exposed to a lot of agricultural workers. Learning about how the environment affects people’s health—and realizing that many people I knew growing up were exposed to health risks—really hooked me on environmental health.”

Published: May 16, 2018
Research with real-world impact: DEOHS student’s work leads to environmental recommendations to create cleaner waterways.