Mark W. Oberle

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Professor Emeritus, Health Services
Professor Emeritus, Epidemiology
Professor Emeritus, Global Health

Education

MPH   University of California (Berkeley), 1979   (Epidemiology)
MD   Johns Hopkins University, 1974   (Pediatrics)
AB   Harvard University, 1970   (Biology)

Contact Info

email:   moberle@u.washington.edu

address:
1959 NE Pacific Street
Health Sciences Building, F-350
Box 357230
Seattle, WA 98195

campus box:   357230
voice:   206-543-1144
fax:   206-533-3813

About

Mark Oberle established the Northwest Center for Public Health Practice.


Teaching   (Department of Health Services Courses)

  • HSERV 598   (Extended MPH Program)
    Extended Degree Program Project Option
  • HSERV 700   (Extended MPH Program)
    Master's Thesis

Recent Publications



Hills RA, Baseman JG, Revere D, Boge CL, Oberle MW, Doctor JN, Lober WB. Applying the XForms Standard to Public Health Case Reporting and Alerting. Online J Public Health Inform. 2011;3(2). doi:pii: ojphi.v3i2.3656. 10.5210/ojphi.v3i2.3656. Epub 2011 Nov 7.  PMID: 23569609    PMCID: PMC3615786
   

Fowkes V, Ablah E, Oberle M, Sandrock C, Fleming P. Emergency preparedness education and training for health professionals: a blueprint for future action. Biosecur Bioterror. 2010 Mar;8(1):79-83.  PMID: 20230235
  

Beaton R, Bridges E, Salazar MK, Oberle MW, Stergachis A, Thompson J, Butterfield P. Ecological model of disaster management. AAOHN J. 2008 Nov;56(11):471-8. Review.  PMID: 19051571
 

Yi Q, Hoskins RE, Hillringhouse EA, Sorensen SS, Oberle MW, Fuller SS, Wallace JC. Integrating open-source technologies to build low-cost information systems for improved access to public health data. Int J Health Geogr. 2008 Jun 9;7:29.  PMID: 18541035    PMCID: PMC2432052
   

Shiu-Thornton S, Balabis J, Senturia K, Tamayo A, Oberle M. Disaster preparedness for limited English proficient communities: medical interpreters as cultural brokers and gatekeepers. Public Health Rep. 2007 Jul-Aug;122(4):466-71.  PMID: 17639649    PMCID: PMC1888520
  

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Dissertation, Thesis & Capstone Committees (recent HSERV graduates)

2013
Member, thesis committee for Greg Vanichkachorn
Mobile device use and work safety in a healthcare system

External Funding (sampling of recent awards from UW SAGE data)

Modeling and Analysis of Clinical Care for HIT Improvement
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)
PI:   Butler           Dates:    8/1/2014 - 7/31/2015

Leveraging technology to strengthen public health emergency communication systems
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
PI:   Oberle           Dates:    9/30/2013 - 9/30/2014

Improve Population Health Targeted Regional Decision Support
Trustees of Indiana University
PI:   Oberle           Dates:    9/30/2013 - 9/29/2014

Modeling and Analysis of Clinical Care for HIT Improvement
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)
PI:   Butler           Dates:    8/1/2013 - 7/31/2014

South Asia Field Epidemiology and Technology Network
University of the Philippines
PI:   Oberle           Dates:    8/1/2013 - 12/31/2013

Northwest Preparedness & response Response Research Center
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
PI:   Oberle           Dates:    9/30/2012 - 9/29/2013

Modeling and Analysis of Clinical Care for HIT Improvement
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)
PI:   Butler           Dates:    9/1/2012 - 8/31/2016

APEC EINet Collaboration with ASEAN and Pacific Health Development Summit
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
PI:   Oberle           Dates:    6/30/2012 - 6/30/2013

WA DOH Operational Planning for Pharm-LHJ MOU
Washington State Department of Health (DOH)
PI:   Stergachis           Dates:    5/15/2012 - 3/31/2013

DOH Cross Borders Workshop
Washington State Department of Health (DOH)
PI:   Allan           Dates:    5/1/2012 - 7/31/2013

Improved Population Health Through Enhanced Targeted Regional Decision Support
Indiana University
PI:   Oberle           Dates:    10/1/2011 - 9/30/2016

Northwest Preparedness and Emergency Response Learning Center
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
PI:   Allan           Dates:    9/30/2011 - 9/29/2012

Northwest Preparedness and Emergency Response Research Center
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
PI:   Oberle           Dates:    9/30/2011 - 9/29/2012

Improved Population Health Through Targeted Regional Decision Support
Indiana University
PI:   Oberle           Dates:    9/30/2011 - 9/29/2013

Northwest Center for Public Health Training
Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA)
PI:   Allan           Dates:    9/1/2011 - 8/31/2012

2012 Annual US/Canadian Symposium
Canadian Embassy
PI:   Oberle           Dates:    8/1/2011 - 1/1/2013

Strengthening HIV Strategic Health Management Information Systems (HMIS) Activities in the United Republic of Tanzania to Improve Informatics and Data Use within the Health Sector under the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR)
Research Triangle Institute (RTI)
PI:   Fuller           Dates:    10/1/2010 - 9/30/2015

Northwest Preparedness and Emergency Response Research Center
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
PI:   Oberle           Dates:    9/30/2010 - 9/29/2011

Northwest Preparedness and Emergency Response Learning Center
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
PI:   Allan           Dates:    9/30/2010 - 9/29/2015

Field Epidemiology Training Program Academic Enhancement
Association of Schools of Public Health (ASPH)
PI:   Mokdad           Dates:    9/28/2010 - 9/27/2011

Northwest Public Health Training Center
Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA)
PI:   Allan           Dates:    9/1/2010 - 8/31/2015

2011 Public Health Symposium
Canadian Embassy
PI:   Oberle           Dates:    9/1/2010 - 10/31/2011

Northwest Preparedness & Emergency Response Research Center
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
PI:   Oberle           Dates:    9/30/2008 - 9/29/2013

Projects

Northwest Center for Public Health Practice

Lifelong learning and workforce development in WA, WY, AK, OR, ID and MT.
http://www.nwcphp.org/


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