School of Public Health

Scholes, Delia

Delia Scholes

Affiliate Professor, Epidemiology

Senior Investigator, Kaiser Permanente Washington


PhD Epidemiology, University of Washington, 1990
MS Community Health, University of New Mexico, 1977

Contact Info

Center for Health Studies
Box 358085
Group Health Cooperative
1730 Minor Avenue, 16th Floor
Seattle, WA 98101
Tel: 206-287-2888

Research Interests

Dr. Scholes is an epidemiologist whose research interests focus principally on the health issues of young and mid-life women, including STD/HIV prevention, contraceptive options, and bone health. She is currently the principal investigator for an NIH-funded study of the effects of oral contraceptives and other risk factors on fracture risk in women across the menopausal transition.

In The News

Two Pesticides Linked to Reproductive Disease
Environmental Health Perspectives, 11/05/2013

Phthalates May Alter Risk of Reproductive Disease
Environmental Health, 07/25/2013