Workplace Health and Immigrant Workers – Noah Seixas, PhD, MS – University of Washington


Immigrants with limited English skills and those working in small businesses or the so-called “informal sector” are among the most vulnerable workers.

Dr. Seixas is a professor in the Department of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences in the School of at the School of Public Health at University of Washington. His research focuses on characterization of exposures and intervention strategies to control exposures to noise in construction and welding fume in shipyards and on organizational factors that may contribute to disparities in occupational health experience, especially among immigrant workers. Learn more about Dr. Seixas here.