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James L. Gale
Professor Emeritus, Epidemiology (primary appt.)

Research Interests:
Epidemiology & control of infectious diseases, vaccine safety, public health practice

Contact Information


1959 NE Pacific Street
Health Sciences Building, F-261B
Seattle, WA 98195

campus box:   357236
voice:   206-543-8873
fax:   206-543-8525


MS   University of Washington, 1969   (Epidemiology)
MD   Columbia University, 1961   (Preventive Medicine)
AB   Harvard University, 1957   (History)

Teaching   (Department of Health Services Courses)

Recent Publications

Baseman JG, Marsden-Haug N, Holt VL, Stergachis A, Goldoft M, Gale JL. Epidemiology competency development and application to training for local and regional public health practitioners. Public Health Rep. 2008;123 Suppl 1:44-52.  PMID: 18497018    PMCID: PMC2233725

Taylor P, Blewett L, Brasure M, Call KT, Larson E, Gale J, Hagopian A, Hart LG, Hartley D, House P, James MK, Ricketts T. Small town health care safety nets: report on a pilot study. J Rural Health. 2003 Spring;19(2):125-34.  PMID: 12696848