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Alexandria Vingino standing in front of a lake and mountain, with a cloth face mask in hand.

Why are there drug-resistant bacteria in seal poop?

MPH student Alexandria Vingino and collaborators find antibiotic-resistant E. coli in the waste of some marine mammals around Puget Sound

August 7, 2020 | Deirdre Lockwood

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Portrait of Elaine Faustman with trees in the background

Sharing abundant knowledge

DEOHS Professor Elaine Faustman honored for her commitment to educating birth-defects researchers

Close-up of man holding mobile phone.

Promoting safety on the farm

New UW grant will expand pesticide safety information for Spanish-speaking farmworkers

Four people crouching around a large drone in a field surrounded by trees.

Can trees clean up jet pollution?

New DEOHS study uses drones to test whether vegetation filters harmful aircraft pollution

A man in a baseball cap and fishing vest stands with a fishing pole over a waterway.

Safe fishing on the Duwamish

New video series developed by the UW and our partners aims to educate those fishing the heavily polluted waterway

A man in a hardhat and orange vest speaks to student wearing the same safety gear in an industrial setting.

Champion of vulnerable workers

DEOHS Professor Noah Seixas retires after a lifetime of advocacy for worker health and safety

Headshots of Rebekah Petroff, Nicole Errett, and Michael Treptor

Celebrating our 2020 award winners

DEOHS students, staff and faculty recognized for their achievements and service