Student and Alumni Profiles

An aerial view of the town of Westport, Washington from a drone.

Matias Korfmacher

Current student profile

MPH, Individualized Track: Environmental Health Sciences (INDIVIDUAL)

DEOHS MPH student Matias Korfmacher’s ‘photovoice’ approach empowers high school students on the Washington coast

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Headshot of Nell Thompson.

Nell Thompson

Current student profile

BS, Environmental Public Health (EPH)

DEOHS undergraduate Nell Thompson honored as Husky 100 winner for working with communities to understand their conservation needs

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Joey Teresi smiles with a waterway, trees and a bridge behind him.

Joey Teresi

Current student profile

MS (Thesis), Individualized Track: Environmental Health Sciences (INDIVIDUAL)

Joey Teresi named 2024 DEOHS Outstanding Master's Student

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Hannah McKinley smiles in front of a bush on the UW campus.

Hannah McKinley

Current student profile

BS, Environmental Health (EH)

Hannah McKinley named 2024 DEOHS Outstanding Undergraduate Student

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Abbie Gilbert sits on a bench on the UW campus with cherry blossoms in the background.

Abbie Gilbert

Current student profile

MS (Thesis), Individualized Track: Environmental Health Sciences (INDIVIDUAL)

DEOHS MS student Abbie Gilbert wins Castner Award to support research using zinc to measure hair growth rates

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Five people in safety vests stand in front of a light rail train.

Understanding transit operators’ workplace needs

Current student profile

PhD, Individualized Track: Environmental Health Sciences (INDIVIDUAL)

7 questions for PhD student Pranav Srikanth

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Rachel Shaffer stands in front of the White House in the evening.

Rachel Shaffer

Alumni Profile

PhD, Environmental Toxicology (Tox)

Technical training and freedom to explore at the UW led Shaffer to an EPA role assessing chemical safety and human health

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Shirley Huang stands on the roof of a building holding up a meter to take noise measurements, with a bridge in the background.

Shirley Huang

Current student profile

PhD, Individualized Track: Environmental Health Sciences (INDIVIDUAL)

7 questions for PhD student Ching-Hsuan (Shirley) Huang

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Jorge Rivera-Gonzalez stands in a suit and tie in front of a fence and pasture with cows.

Jorge Rivera-Gonzalez

Current student profile

PhD, One Health (ONE)

8 questions for PhD student Jorge Rivera-Gonzalez

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