October 29, 2019

Dr. Ana Lucia Seminario appointed to Population Health Initiative Council

Dr. Seminario has been appointed to the University of Washington’s Population Health Initiative Executive Council for 2019-2020. The Population Health Initiative was found in 2016 by University of Washington President Ana Mari Cauce with the vision of creating “a world where all people can live healthier and more fulfilling lives.” The Population Health Initiative collaborates with diverse fields and practices to address all the factors that influence health, including health sciences, social sciences, public policy, law, business, and more.

Drs. Marco Alarcon and Tania Ariza (Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia) and Drs. Ana Lucia Seminario and Kyle Kirk (UW) during a field trip in the Peruvian Amazon

Drs. Marco Alarcon and Tania Ariza (Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia) and Drs. Ana Lucia Seminario and Kyle Kirk (UW) during a field trip in the Peruvian Amazon

Dr. Seminario is one of the seven UW faculty members in the council, which includes senior leaders, faculty, students, and staff from UW colleges, schools, programs, and stakeholder unites. As the director of The DeRouen Center for Global Oral Health and Population Heath Initiative Council member, Dr. Seminario will continue to foster interdisciplinary collaboration and pursue efforts to address national and international population health challenges.  Learn more about Dr. Seminario and her work at the Center.