Researchers/Staff

researchers

  • Research Industrial Hygienist
    Using IPM to Reduce Pyrethroid Pesticide Exposures in Dairy Workers, Pilot Study of Risk Factors for Heat-Related Illness in Agricultural Workers, Reducing Agricultural Worker Risks through New and Emerging Technologies, Ergonomic Evaluation of Emerging Technologies in the Tree Fruit Industry, Pesticide Safety in Tree Fruit: Translating Research, Overcoming Barriers, Improving PPE Effectiveness in Agricultural Application, Pilot Study of Risk Factors for Heat-Related Illness in Agricultural Workers
  • Post-doctoral Fellow, National Cancer Institute
    Measurement of Farmworker Exposure to OP Pesticides through Protein Adducts
  • Research Scientist
    Health and Safety of Forest Workers on the Olympic Peninsula, Risk Factors for Cholinesterase Depression Among Pesticide Handlers, Introducing a Cholinesterase Test Kit into Clinical Practice, Aggravating Factors of Asthma in a Rural Environment, Pilot: Assessing Agricultural Safety And Health Among Hmong Farmers, Home Air In Agriculture - Pediatric Intervention (HAPI) Trial
  • Research Coordinator
    Aggravating Factors of Asthma in a Rural Environment, Risk Factors for Cholinesterase Depression Among Pesticide Handlers, Reality Tales: Storytelling to Translate Agricultural Health and Safety Research, Ergonomic Evaluation and Development of Best Practices for the Use of Mobile Work Platform Technology in Orchards, Pilot: FFA Community Mobilization for Safe Agricultural ATVs and Tractor ROPS Use
  • Communication Workplace Specialist. Pablo Palmández has been an Agricultural Specialist with the PNASH Center since 2007. Mr. Palmández works within the farm community, linking farmers and farmworkers and the center’s agricultural research projects. Mr. Palmández grew up in an costal rural agricultural town at the Mexican Pacific Northwest, rising through his academic merit to study integrated pest management for his bachelor’s degree in the Universidad Autónoma Chapingo in Mexico. His Master’s degree in Plant Pathology, focusing on Micology is from Washington State University. Mr. Palmández combines his scientific, agricultural, and cultural background to provide leadership and education to the Yakima agricultural community.
    Interventions to Minimize Worker and Family Pesticide Exposures, Risk Factors for Cholinesterase Depression Among Pesticide Handlers, Ergonomic Evaluation and Development of Best Practices for the Use of Mobile Work Platform Technology in Orchards
  • Senior Research Associate CROET, Psychology Section Chair, OAS
    Administrative and Planning Core, Hidden Exposure: Impact of Work Stress on Health in Farmworker Families
  • Research Industrial Hygienist
    Aggravating Factors of Asthma in a Rural Environment, Interventions to Minimize Worker and Family Pesticide Exposures, Ergonomic Evaluation and Development of Best Practices for the Use of Mobile Work Platform Technology in Orchards, Development and Dissemination of a Fluorescent Tracer Test Kit
  • Research Manager, HAPI project
    Home Air in Agriculture - Pediatric Intervention (HAPI) Trial
  • Professor Emeritus, Affiliate Professor
    Outreach Program
  • Manager
    Administrative and Planning Core, Education, Outreach Program, Evaluation Program, Pilot/Feasibility Projects and Emerging Issues Program, Pesticide Safety in Tree Fruit: Translating Research, Overcoming Barriers, Educational Video for Farmworker Ladder Safety and Heat Illness Prevention
  • Graphic Designer | Media Specialist
    Outreach and Education Core
  • Assistant Professor
    Heat Exposure, Injury Risk, and Productivity In Agricultural Workers (2014-2017), Pilot: Risk Factors for Heat-related Illness in Ag Workers (2011-2013), and Development of a Surveillance Strategy to Guide Injury Prevention Efforts in the Washington Commercial Fishing Industry (2012-2013)