School of Public Health

Epi Seminar Series

The Epi Seminar Series is sponsored by the Department of Epidemiology for students, staff, and faculty, as well as practicing professionals in the field. Speakers and topics are selected to highlight the diversity of research ongoing in the department. 

Autumn quarter seminars will be held each week via Zoom. Registration is required to receive the Zoom URL.

This seminar is open to other academic departments and partners. Sign up for Epi Seminar emails through the UW Preference Center.


October 6  |  3:30–4:50 PM PT

Coping with Life's Daily Demands: Building Resilience Through Emotional Intelligence
Charles Pratt

Charles Pratt Consulting, Inc.

October 13  |  3:30–4:50 PM PT

Student Epidemic Action Leaders (SEAL) Team: Experiences in Field Epidemiology in the Time of COVID-19
University of Washington Department of Epidemiology

October 20  |  3:30–4:50 PM PT

START's Academic Consulting Model: Learnings, Strategies, and Examples
University of Washington START Center

October 27  |  3:30–4:50 PM PT

Epidemiology Faculty Research Showcase
Epi Expo

University of Washington Department of Epidemiology

November 3  |  3:30–4:50 PM PT

Speaker TBD 

November 10  |  3:30–4:50 PM PT

Genomics at the Maternal-Placental-Fatal Interface: Fetal Growth and Cardiometabolic Phenotypes
Fasil Ayele, PhD


November 17  |  3:30–4:50 PM PT

The Genetic Epidemiology of Breast Cancer
Sara Lindström, PhD

University of Washington Department of Epidemiology

November 24  |  3:30–4:50 PM PT

Title TBD
April Mohanty, PhD
University of Utah, School of Medicine

December 1  |  3:30–4:50 PM PT

Title TBD
Swee May Cripe & Victoria Lazariu

December 8  |  3:30–4:50 PM PT

Equity-Centered Approaches in Applied Epidemiologic and Public Health Work
Epi Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion (EDI) Committee

University of Washington, Department of Epidemiology

For questions, contact Faculty Seminar Coordinator: Daniel Enquobahrie (