Bert D. Stover

Clinical Assistant Professor, Health Services


PhD   University of Washington, 2004   (Health Services)
BA   City College of New York, 1990   (Psychology)

Contact Info


University of Washington
Department of Family Medicine
4311 11th Ave Northeast, Suite 210
Seattle, WA 98195-4982

voice:   206-543-6548

Research Interests

Workplace health and safety; musculoskeletal disorders; injury surveillance; international health; health systems strengthening; HIV/AIDS funding in Uganda

Recent Publications

Baker MG, Simpson CD, Sheppard L, Stover B, Morton J, Cocker J, Seixas N. Variance components of short-term biomarkers of manganese exposure in an inception cohort of welding trainees. J Trace Elem Med Biol. 2014 May 23. pii: S0946-672X(14)00070-4. doi: 10.1016/j.jtemb.2014.05.004. [Epub ahead of print]  PMID: 24916793

Baker MG, Simpson CD, Stover B, Sheppard L, Checkoway H, Racette BA, Seixas NS. Blood manganese as an exposure biomarker: state of the evidence. J Occup Environ Hyg. 2014 Apr;11(4):210-7. doi: 10.1080/15459624.2013.852280.  PMID: 24579750    PMCID: PMC3965573

Seixas NS, Neitzel R, Stover B, Sheppard L, Feeney P, Mills D, Kujawa S. 10-Year prospective study of noise exposure and hearing damage among construction workers. Occup Environ Med. 2012 Sep;69(9):643-50. doi: 10.1136/oemed-2011-100578. Epub 2012 Jun 12.  PMID: 22693267

Neitzel RL, Stover B, Seixas NS. Longitudinal assessment of noise exposure in a cohort of construction workers. Ann Occup Hyg. 2011 Oct;55(8):906-16. doi: 10.1093/annhyg/mer050. Epub 2011 Aug 8.  PMID: 21825303    PMCID: PMC3243919

Seixas NS, Neitzel R, Stover B, Sheppard L, Daniell B, Edelson J, Meischke H. A multi-component intervention to promote hearing protector use among construction workers. Int J Audiol. 2011 Mar;50 Suppl 1:S46-56. Epub 2010 Nov 24.  PMID: 21091403

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

Health and Safety Among Commercial Janitors
Casa Latina
PI:   Seixas           Dates:    4/2/2012 - 4/1/2013

Health Promotion Research Center
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
PI:   Harris           Dates:    9/30/2011 - 9/29/2012