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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

Kaufman, Frumkin Elected to Washington State Academy of Sciences
September 11, 2017 |View

In the news

Offspring of pregnant women exposed to high level of pollutants may have lower IQs
July 19, 2019 | UW News | Featured: Catherine Karr, Sheela Sathyanarayana View

EPA allows continued use of pesticide linked to developmental issues in children
July 19, 2019 | ABC News | Featured: Catherine Karr View

Judge to slash $2 billion award for couple with cancer in Roundup lawsuit
July 19, 2019 | Washington Post | Featured: Elizabeth Sheppard View

Marvin Oliver, UW alum and artist of Soul Catcher, dies at 73
July 18, 2019 | UW School of Public Health | Featured: Hilary Arnold Godwin View

Heat waves likely to become longer, more intense — even in Bay Area, study shows
July 16, 2019 | SF Gate | Featured: Kristie L. Ebi View

Could environmental justice be written into Washington state law?
July 10, 2019 | Seattle Globalist | Featured: PhD student Esther Min View

Controlling illness in animals is essential to keeping Americans healthy
July 8, 2019 | The Hill | Featured: UW Center for One Health Research View

Aspergillus mold: What you need to know after Seattle Children's infections
July 3, 2019 | KING-5 News | Featured: Joel D. Kaufman View

Air pollution is linked to low intelligence in babies
June 28, 2019 | The Times of London | Featured: Catherine Karr View

A climate-focused presidential debate? Here’s what moderators should ask.
June 27, 2019 | The Washington Post | Featured: Kristie L. Ebi View

Marijuana industry commits to reducing environmental impact
June 24, 2019 | Climatewire | Featured: Christopher D. Simpson View

Seattle unprepared for deadly heat waves made worse by global warming, researchers say
June 14, 2019 | Seattle Times | Featured: Kristie L. Ebi View

Can Beacon Hill win the fight for quieter skies and a healthier neighborhood?
June 10, 2019 | Crosscut | Featured: Michael G. Yost, Edmund Y. W. Seto View

Inseparable: A community partnership, including UW and WSU, cares for people and their animals
June 6, 2019 | UW Medicine Magazine | Featured: Peter Rabinowitz View

Keeping the lid on global warming could save American lives
June 5, 2019 | US News & World Report | Featured: Kristie L. Ebi View