School of Public Health

Kaufman, Joel

Joel D. Kaufman

Professor, Env. and Occ. Health Sciences
Professor, Epidemiology
Professor, 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

Public health as a superpower
UW School of Public Health News, 06/14/2018

Hilary Godwin named next dean of SPH
UW School of Public Health News, 05/31/2018

Air pollution exposure in the womb linked to higher blood pressure in kids.
American Heart Association News, 05/14/2018