School of Public Health

Kaufman, Joel

Joel D. Kaufman

Acting Associate Dean, School of Public Health
Professor, Env. and Occ. Health Sciences
Professor, Epidemiology
Professor, Medicine - General Internal Medicine

Director, Occupational and Environmental Medicine Program
Attending Physician, UW Medicine – Roosevelt Clinic


MD University of Michigan, 1986
MPH Environmental Health, University of Washington, 1990

Contact Info

Box 354695
4225 Roosevelt Way NE
Suite 302
Seattle, WA 98105
Tel: 206-616-3501


Research Interests

Environmental and occupational epidemiology, health effects of diesel exhaust exposures, environmental factors in cardiovascular and respiratory disease, occupational asthma, traffic-related air pollution and environmental health


In The News

Just how unhealthy is the wildfire smoke hanging over Kitsap County?
The Kitsap Sun, 08/22/2018

UW deans oppose EPA 'secret science' rule
SPH News, 08/22/2018

Two DEOHS professors urge EPA to withdraw proposed rule to limit research it uses to evaluate public health threats.
SPH Newscatcher, 08/21/2018