Peter J. House
I am interested in strengthening communities and engaging them in taking ownership of their health and health systems.
I have worked extensively in rural communities helping them strengthen and expand their health systems.
EducationMHA University of Michigan, 1974
BA Lawrence University, 1968 (Mathematics)
Contact Infoemail: firstname.lastname@example.org
office: H-670D, Health Sciences Building
University of Washington
1959 NE Pacific St.
Seattle, WA 98195
campus box: 357660
web site: http://
Mr. House teaches in the Community Oriented Public Health Practice Program (COPHP). He has wide experience in strategic planning, program evaluation, meeting facilitation, community assessments, community development, and community organizing. Mr. House teaches community development courses in the School of Public Health and two courses in rural health in the School of Medicine. He serves on the Curriculum Committee in the Department of Health Services.
Mr. House's hobbies include travel, gardening, hiking, and sailing, and he is active in local politics and neighborhood planning.
Hagopian A, Mohanty MK, Das A, House PJ. Applying WHO's 'workforce indicators of staffing need' (WISN) method to calculate the health worker requirements for India's maternal and child health service guarantees in Orissa State. Health Policy Plan. 2012 Jan;27(1):11-8. Epub 2011 Feb 4. PMID: 21296847
Van Fleet-Green JM, Chen FM, House P. Identifying the gaps between biodefense researchers, public health, and clinical practice in a rural community. J Rural Health. 2008 Summer;24(3):326-9. PMID: 18643813
Norris TE, Coombs JB, House P, Moore S, Wenrich MD, Ramsey PG. Regional solutions to the physician workforce shortage: the WWAMI experience. Acad Med. 2006 Oct;81(10):857-62. Review. PMID: 16985340
Norris TE, House P, Schaad D, Mas J, Kelday JM. Student providers aspiring to rural and underserved experiences at the University of Washington: promoting team practice among the health care professions. Acad Med. 2003 Dec;78(12):1211-6. PMID: 14660419