Student and Alumni Profiles

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Denise Koch

Alumni Profile

MS (Thesis), Environmental Health (EH)

DEOHS alumna Denise Koch, MS '99, works to ensure clean water for all Alaskans

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Vannie Pham

Student Profile

BS, Environmental Health (EH)

My name is Vann

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Kenleigh stands, with a briefcase on his shoulder and a stethoscope around his neck, in front of a red car.

Dorian Kenleigh

Student Profile

MPH, Occupational and Environmental Medicine (OEM)

DEOHS Occupational & Environmental Medicine resident examines allergy and respiratory symptoms in cannabis cultivators

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Woman in hijab and safety glasses pours tan-colored liquid from a large bucket into a large beaker.

Daaniya Iyaz

Current student profile

MS (Thesis), Environmental Health (EH)

DEOHS grad student Daaniya Iyaz studies how wildfire smoke impacts kids’ health

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Sarah Philo

Current student profile

, Environmental and Occupational Health (EOH)

As a Fulbright fellow in Portugal, DEOHS PhD student Sarah Philo is tracking the spread of bacterial resistance to antibiotics to protect public health

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Woman in a climbing harness with rope stands on a mountain peak with mountains and snow in the background.

Amber Khan

Current student profile

PhD, Environmental Health (EH)

DEOHS PhD student Amber Khan launches new group breaking down barriers to mountain adventure for UW students of color

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Joanne Medina

Current student profile

MPH, Environmental and Occupational Health (EOH)

DEOHS MPH student Joanne Medina has spent nearly 10 years promoting environmental health in the US Army

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Bridging worker and animal health

Current student profile

MS (Thesis), Occupational Hygiene (OH)

With help from her DEOHS mentor, MS student Lily Myers combines her passion for marine mammals with an occupational health degree

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Bruk Molla

Past student profile

BS, Environmental Health (EH)

DEOHS researchers with Pediatric Environmental Health Specialty Units develop comic strips in nine languages to promote safer cleaning habits for families

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