School of Public Health

Kaufman, Joel

Joel D. Kaufman

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

Clearing the air about climate change
American College of Physicians Internist, 09/01/2016

Professor Joel Kaufman Named Interim Dean of Public Health
UW School of Public Health News, 08/30/2016

UW Professor Chairs EPA Panel to Review Nitrogen Oxides Standards
UW School of Public Health News, 08/11/2016