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.
Mr. House serves as the Director of the Community Oriented Public Health Practice Program (COPHP). He has wide experience in strategic planning, program evaluation, meeting facilitation, community assessments, and community development. Mr. House teaches community development courses in the School of Public Health and a course in rural health in the School of Medicine. He is a former member of the board of directors of the Washington Rural Health Association.
Mr. House's hobbies include travel, gardening, hiking, and sailing, and he is active in local politics. His wife (Anne Fitzpatrick) is an elementary school principal with the Seattle Public Schools.
Community development; strategic planning; rural health
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University of Washington
1959 NE Pacific St.
Seattle, WA 98195
campus box: 357660
BA Lawrence University, 1968 (Mathematics)
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
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
PI: House Dates: 3/15/2013 - 8/31/2013
PI: Allen Dates: 9/1/2012 - 8/31/2017
PI: House Dates: 10/31/2011 - 8/31/2012
PI: Harris Dates: 9/30/2011 - 9/29/2012
PI: Harris Dates: 9/30/2010 - 9/29/2014
PI: House Dates: 9/1/2010 - 8/31/2011
PI: Milgrom Dates: 8/1/2008 - 7/31/2015