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Janet Baseman, PhD, MPH

Bio and contact information for Janet Baseman, PhD, MPH, and NWCPHP faculty member.

Janet BasemanFaculty


Phone: 206.616.1495


Janet Baseman is NWCPHP faculty, Principal Investigator of the CDC-funded PERRCoLATE project. She is a member of the NWCPHP research team and develops trainings to improve the epidemiological knowledge and skills of front line public health workers.

Areas of Expertise

  • Applied epidemiology in public health practice
  • Infectious disease epidemiology
  • Informatics
  • Surveillance

Janet is a Professor in the Department of Epidemiology and an Adjunct Professor in the Department of Health Services at the University of Washington School of Public Health, where she serves as Acting Associate Dean for Public Health Practice. She also works as an epidemiologist with the University of Washington Center for Public Health Informatics and the Kitsap Public Health District.

She received her Master of Public Health degree from the University of Texas Houston and her PhD in Epidemiology from the University of Washington.