The Department of Health Services

prepares future health practitioners, managers, and researchers to conduct the unfinished work of improving the well-being of communities in the United States and throughout the world.


photo: Alumna Dr. Janessa Graves Discusses Treadmill Injuries on the Today Show

Alumna Dr. Janessa Graves on the Today Show - Treadmill Injuries

Alumna Dr. Janessa Graves (PhD, ’11) was featured on the Today show this morning, talking about treadmill injuries in the wake of Silicon Valley executive Dave Goldberg's death.   read more...

photo: Laura Fraade-Blanar Wins Best Abstract

Laura Fraade-Blanar Wins Best Abstract at PAS

Health Services PhD Student Laura Fraade-Blanar’s poster on “Crash Risk Associated with Distracted Driving Citations Among Young Drivers” got the Best Abstract award at the Pediatric Academies Societies (PAS) Annual Meeting, to be held April 25-28, 2015 in in San Diego, CA.   read more...

UW School of Public Health Ranks Sixth in Nation

UW SPH ranked sixth in the nation for schools of public health, according to US News & World Report's ranking of grad schools. The ratings for public health schools are updated every three years.   read more...