School of Public Health


Adjunct Faculty

A title extended only to a regular or research faculty member who holds a primary appointment in another department at the University of Washington. These adjunct faculty members frequently teach, mentor, and collaborate on research and service with faculty, staff, and students within the department.

Ruanne Barnabas Adjunct Associate Professor
DPhil (University of Oxford), MSc (University of Oxford)
HIV treatment and prevention, sexually transmitted infections, mathematical modeling of infectious diseases, health economic modeling
Wendy Barrington Adjunct Assistant Professor
PhD (University of Washington), MPH (University of New Mexico), BS (Stanford University)
social determinants and health disparities; neighborhood effects; advanced methods including mediation analyses and GIS mapping; stress and related mental health outcomes; and obesity and cancer.
Edward J. Boyko Adjunct Professor
MD (University of Pittsburgh), MPH (University of Washington)
Diabetes mellitus Diagnostic test methodology Obesity Visceral adiposity
Gerard A. Cangelosi Adjunct Professor
PhD (University of California (Davis))
Infectious disease exposure and diagnosis, focusing on tuberculosis and related diseases
Connie Celum Adjunct Professor
MD (University of California (San Francisco)), MPH (University of Washington)
HIV prevention; microbicide; vaccine trials with the objective to find effective strategies to reduce HIV acquisition and transmission.
Eric J. Chow Adjunct Associate Professor
MD (University of California (San Francisco)), MPH (University of California (Berkeley))
Cancer survivorship
Helen Y. Chu Adjunct Associate Professor
MPH (University of Washington), MD (Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC)
Maternal immunization, in particular vaccines against influenza and respiratory syncytial virus (RSV)
Ian H. de Boer Adjunct Professor
MD (Oregon Health & Science University), MS (University of Washington)

Julia Dombrowski Adjunct Associate Professor
MD (Duke University), MPH (University of North Carolina (Chapel Hill))

Paul K Drain Adjunct Associate Professor
MD (University of Washington), MPH (University of Washington)
Infectious diseases Improve the diagnosis and treatment for tuberculosis, HIV, and HIV-related opportunistic infections
Alison Drake Adjunct Assistant Professor
PhD (University of Washington), MPH (University of Michigan)
HIV prevention among women and adolescents, incident maternal HIV infections, mother-to-child HIV transmission, adolescent reproductive health, and family planning.
Jeffrey Duchin Adjunct Professor
MD (Rutgers University)
Respiratory infections; vaccine-preventable diseases; surveillance systems; infectious diseases of public health significance
Beth E. Ebel Adjunct Professor
MD (Harvard University), MPH (University of Washington)

Jesse R. Fann Adjunct Professor
BS (Stanford University), MD (Northwestern University), MPH (University of Washington)
Epidemiology and health services implications; psychiatric epidemiology
James Floyd Adjunct Assistant Professor
MD (Duke University)
Drug safety, pharmacogenomics, and methods for using electronic health data in epidemiologic studies
Stephanie M. Fullerton Adjunct Professor
DPhil (University of Oxford)
Research ethics questions in human genetics and genomics, with a particular emphasis on the role of genomics in the interrogation and address of ethnic health disparities
Stephen S. Gloyd Adjunct Professor
MD (University of Chicago), MPH (Harvard University)

Matthew Golden Adjunct Professor
MPH (Johns Hopkins University), MD (Johns Hopkins University)
Prevention and control of sexually transmitted infections (STI), including HIV
Steven M. Goodreau Adjunct Professor
PhD (Pennsylvania State University), MA (Pennsylvania State University)
HIV, sexual networks, mathematical modeling, men who have sex with men (MSM)
Susan M. Graham Adjunct Associate Professor
PhD (University of Toronto (Canada)), MD (McGill University (Canada)), MPH (Boston University)
HIV and STD transmission risk in Keyan men and women and the impact of antiretroviral therapy on HIV-1 infectivity
Therese M. Grant Adjunct Professor
PhD (University of Washington)
Principal investigator of the Parent-Child Assistance Program, an intervention model working effectively with high-risk mothers who abuse alcohol and drugs during pregnancy
Jodie K. Haselkorn Adjunct Professor
MD (Louisiana State University), MPH (University of Michigan)
Health services for individuals with disabilities Quality of life Low back problems Multiple sclerosis
Jane Hitti Adjunct Professor
MD (University of Vermont), MPH (University of Washington)
Quality improvement, infectious diseases in pregnancy
King K. Holmes Adjunct Professor
MD (Cornell University)
Global health; internal medicine; infectious diseases with research on HIV/AIDS and STDs; clinical epidemiology; microbiology; clinical trials; HIV/STD prevention research
Philippe P. Hujoel Adjunct Professor
PhD (University of Washington), DDS (Free University of Brussels), MS (University of Michigan)
The adverse impact of smoking and carbohydrates on dental and systemic diseases; the diagnosis, etiology, treatment and prognosis of dental diseases; lower face variability as a marker for obesity and tuberculosis susceptibility; determinants for left-handedness
Gail Pairitz Jarvik Adjunct Professor
MD (University of Iowa), PhD (University of Michigan)
Cardiovascular disease
Catherine Karr Adjunct Professor
PhD (University of Washington), MD (University of Washington)
Pediatric environmental health Air pollution Asthma Pesticides Global children's environmental health Farmworker health Community engaged research
Roxanne P. Kerani Adjunct Research Assistant Professor
PhD (University of Minnesota), MPH (University of Minnesota)
Infectious disease epidemiology, sexually transmitted infection and HIV epidemiology, public health practice, disease surveillance, immigrant health
Bryan R. Kestenbaum Adjunct Professor
MD (University of Massachusetts), MS (University of Washington)
Vascular calcification; kidney specific mechanisms for cardiovascular risk; mineral metabolism disturbances
Peter J Leary Adjunct Associate Professor

Heart failure, right ventricular adaptation, pulmonary vascular disease and epidemiology
Rozenn Lemaitre Adjunct Research Associate Professor
PhD (Montana State University)
Diabetes, cardiovascular disease, sudden cardiac arrest, fatty acids, lipidomics, nutrition
William T. Longstreth, Jr. Adjunct Professor
MD (University of Pennsylvania), MPH (University of Washington)
Neuroepidemiology; cerebrovascular disease
Michael D. Martin Adjunct Professor
PhD (University of Washington), MSD (University of Washington)
The epidemiology of mercury exposure in dentistry; oral mucosal disease; oro-facial pain
Ali Mokdad Adjunct Professor
PhD (Emory University)
Chronic Diseases; obesity; surveillance; survey methodology; emergency and refugee health
Masa Narita Adjunct Professor
MD (Keio University (Japan))
Clinical and public health aspects of tuberculosis (TB diagnosis, treatment, infection control, epidemiology, and health care delivery)
Steven A. Pergam Adjunct Associate Professor
MD (University of Nebraska), MPH (University of Washington)
Prevention of infections in patients with cancer, transplant recipients and other immunocompromised populations.
Michael Porter Adjunct Professor
MS (University of Washington), MD (University of Iowa)
Urologic oncology; bladder cancer screening
Peter Rabinowitz Adjunct Professor
MD (University of Washington), MPH (Yale University)
Zoonotic infectious disease. Whole genome approach to infections. Diseases of animal workers. Microbiome sharing between humans, animals and the environment. Emerging infectious disease. Antimicrobial resistance. Animal sentinels of environmental health hazards. One Health. Noise and hearing loss.
Kerryn W. Reding Adjunct Associate Professor
PhD (University of Washington), MPH (University of Michigan)
Reducing cancer incidence and recurrence, with particular interests in lifestyle interventions and biomarkers of risk, as well as reducing racial disparities in breast cancer
Susan D. Reed Adjunct Professor
MD (University of Washington), MS (Sarah Lawrence College), MPH (University of Washington)
Women's mid-life health Hormonally sensitive tumors
Isaac Rhew Adjunct Research Associate Professor
PhD (University of Washington), MPH (University of Washington)
Psychiatric epidemiology; substance use; social epidemiology; epidemiologic methods; applied statistics
Frederick P. Rivara Adjunct Professor
MD (University of Pennsylvania), MPH (University of Washington)
Injury control and prevention, especially concussions and gun violence
Alison Roxby Adjunct Associate Professor
MD (University of North Carolina (Chapel Hill)), MSc (London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine (UK))
HIV and Women; family planning and HIV risk; genital immunology; prevention of mother to child transmission of HIV
Kenneth Sherr Adjunct Professor
PhD (University of Washington), MPH (University of Washington)
Systems Analysis and Improvement Approaches; Implementation Science;Primary Health Care; Experimental and Quasi-Experimental Designs
Jennifer Slyker Adjunct Associate Professor
PhD (Open University)
Herpes virus (EBV/CMV) co-infections in HIV-1 infected women and infants, T cell immunology, pediatric HIV testing.
Jodi M. Smith Adjunct Professor
MDCM (McGill University (Canada)), MPH (University of Washington)
Viral infection associated with the development of chronic allograft nephropathy in pediatric renal transplant patients
Nona Sotoodehnia Adjunct Associate Professor
MPH (Harvard School of Public Health), MD (Harvard Medical School)
Etiology of cardiovascular disease, with a focus on arrhythmias
Jeffrey Stanaway Adjunct Assistant Professor
PhD (University of Washington), MPH (University of Arizona)

Joanne D. Stekler Adjunct Professor
MD (Duke University), MPH (University of Washington)
HIV testing; PHI
Andy S. Stergachis Adjunct Professor
PhD (University of Minnesota), MS (University of Minnesota)
Pharmacoepidemiology, global drug and vaccine safety, reproductive health, public health emergency preparedness and response
Debby W. Tsuang Adjunct Professor
MD (University of Iowa), MSc (University of Iowa)
Clinical-neuropathology of dementing disorders Psychosis in dementia genetics Endophenotypes of schizophrenia
Bradley H. Wagenaar Adjunct Assistant Professor
PhD (University of Washington), MPH (Emory University)

Judd L. Walson Adjunct Professor
MPH (Tufts University), MD (Tufts University)
Infectious disease; anti-helminthic therapy (treatment of intestinal worms) in adults with HIV; malaria parasitemia
Roland B. Walter Adjunct Associate Professor
MD (University of Zurich (Switzerland)), PhD (University of Washington)
Acute myeloid leukemia CD33 Immunotherapy of AML Clinical trials in AM Measurable residual disease (MRD) Predictive modeling
Judith Wasserheit Adjunct Professor
MD (Harvard University)
Sexually transmitted disease (STD) research, policy development, and program implementation
Bruce Spencer Weir Adjunct Professor
PhD (North Carolina State University)

Bessie Young Mielcarek Adjunct Professor
MPH (University of Washington), MD (University of Washington)

Danielle Zerr Adjunct Professor
MD (Temple University), MPH (University of Washington)
epidemiology of healthcare-associated infectious diseases in children and immunocompromised hosts
Tuofu Zhu Adjunct Associate Professor
MD (Jiangxi University), PhD (Institute of Virology)
Pathogenesis of HIV infection with particular emphasis on the mechanisms for controlling HIV-1 and SIV at low levels in vivo
Joseph R. Zunt Adjunct Professor
MPH (University of Washington), MD (University of Minnesota)
Retroviral (HTLV-1 and -2, HIV) infections; infections of the nervous system; commercial sex work; pediatric/adolescent health in Peru