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News releases

News release: Worker health in the gig economy
September 26, 2019 |View

Air pollution can accelerate lung disease as much as a pack a day of cigarettes
August 13, 2019 |View

Offspring of pregnant women exposed to high level of pollutants may have lower IQs
July 19, 2019 |View

8 UW professors elected to the Washington State Academy of Sciences in 2019
July 17, 2019 |View

Managed retreat due to rising seas is a public health issue
March 19, 2019 |View

UW study: Exposure to chemical in Roundup increases risk for cancer
February 13, 2019 |View

New interactive mapping tool ranks Washington communities most impacted by environmental health risks
January 10, 2019 |View

Salmon may lose the ability to smell danger as carbon emissions rise
December 18, 2018 |View

UW professors Terrance Kavanagh, Jay Shendure elected as fellows of the AAAS
November 18, 2018 |View

DEOHS researchers awarded four new grants by UW Population Health Initiative
March 15, 2018 |View

EPA awards UW nearly $3 million to further study air pollution and cardiovascular disease link
February 8, 2018 |View

In the news

Researchers receive $1.2 million to improve air quality measurements
November 14, 2019 | The GW Hatchet | Featured: Marissa Baker View

Faculty Friday: Jennifer Otten, Branden Born and Livable City Year
November 8, 2019 | The Whole U | Featured: Jennifer Otten View

Climate change pollutants linked to chronic lung disease
November 5, 2019 | UW Daily | Featured: Joel D. Kaufman View

Pollution, climate change and the Global Burden of Disease
November 4, 2019 | Environmental Health News | Featured: Howard Hu View

Nutrition is key, but don’t forget about food safety
October 31, 2019 | Contemporary Pediatrics | Featured: Sheela Sathyanarayana View

Climate change and human health
October 31, 2019 | Spokane Public Radio | Featured: Kristie L. Ebi View

Undeterred, dismissed scientists plod through air quality reviews
October 11, 2019 | Bloomberg Environment | Featured: Elizabeth Sheppard View

You should probably stop vaping, well, eventually
October 10, 2019 | UW Daily | Featured: Coralynn Sack View

Daughter of farmworkers in Quincy, now a PhD student studying conditions in the fields, wins $100,000 Bullitt prize
October 9, 2019 | Seattle Times | Featured: DEOHS staff member Maria Blancas View

Photos, data illustrate bond between animals and homeless owners in traveling exhibit
October 7, 2019 | KNKX | Featured: Center for One Health Research: Vickie Ramirez, Gemina Garland-Lewis View

The climate crisis, your health, and the imperative for a socially just response
October 7, 2019 | UW Daily | Featured: Tania M Busch Isaksen, Kristie L. Ebi View

Nepal is reeling from an unprecedented dengue outbreak
October 4, 2019 | Science News | Featured: Kristie L. Ebi View

UW study: Is there a secret recipe for getting the most out of workers?
October 2, 2019 | KIRO Radio | Featured: Noah S. Seixas View

Your pay and work schedule affect your health
September 30, 2019 | Futurity.org | Featured: Noah S. Seixas View

Pay, flexibility, advancement: They all matter for workers' health and safety, UW study shows
September 26, 2019 | UW News | Featured: Noah S. Seixas View