School of Public Health

Buskin, Susan

Susan Buskin

Affiliate Assistant Professor, Epidemiology
Affiliate Assistant Professor, Health Services


Epidemiologist for the Public Health Seattle-King County.

Education

PhD Epidemiology, University of Washington, 1992
MPH Epidemiology, University of Washington, 1987

Contact Info

Public Health Seattle and King County
401 5th Ave Suite 1152
Seattle, WA 98104
Tel: 206-263-2020
susan.buskin@kingcounty.gov

Links

Public Health - Seattle & King County: http://www.metrokc.gov/health/

Research Interests

Since 1987, Dr. Buskin has focused on infectious diseases, including hepatitis and tuberculosis, but especially HIV. She works at Public Health Seattle and King County as a Senior Epidemiologist and welcomes thesis and doctoral seeking students to consider doing HIV analyses with her. She is looking at why people continue to experience premature morbidity and mortality due to HIV in the HAART era. In addition to HIV/AIDS she is interested in other and overlapping infectious diseases such as hepatitis and TB.