Dr. Peter Rabinowitz reviews medical content for Healthwise, a nonprofit organization with a mission to help people make better health decisions. Dr. Rabinowitz is an Associate Professor in the Department of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences at the University of Washington in Seattle. He is also on the adjunct faculty at Yale University School of Medicine in New Haven, Connecticut. His research interests include diseases that can be spread from animals to humans (zoonoses), diseases of animal workers, diseases of farm workers, emerging infectious disease, animal sentinels of environmental health hazards, and noise and hearing loss.
Education and Training
MPH: Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
MD: University of Washington, Seattle, WA, 1982
Residency in Family Practice: University of California San Francisco, Salinas, CA, 1982–1983
Residency in Family Medicine: Natividad Medical Center, Salinas, CA
Fellowship in General Preventive Medicine: Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, 1991–1993
Fellowship in Occupational and Environmental Medicine: Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, 1996–1998
American Board of Family Medicine
Occupational Medicine, American Board of Preventive Medicine
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, Yale Occupational and Environmental Medicine Program, New Haven, CT
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