University of Washington
DWH Project Funding
Known Leveraged Funding
Funding Source: BP and Transocean
Controlling Document: Guilty Plea Agreement between BP and U.S. Department of Justice, Guilty Plea Agreement between Transocean and U.S. Department of Justice
Year Awarded: 2018
Dr. Errett is a lecturer in the Department of Environmental and Occupational Health at the University of Washington. Her research interests and expertise are in the use of public policy to enhance health outcomes during and after disaster. Dr. Errett co-founded and co-directs the University of Washington ColLABorative on Extreme Event Resilience (CEER), a network of public health researchers, practitioners, and community scientists who collaborate to address real world challenges that impact communitiesi resilience to disasters and the acute impacts of climate change. Dr. Errett holds a Ph.D. in health and public policy, an M.S.P.H. in health policy, and a B.A. in public health studies from the Johns Hopkins University. She completed post-doctoral training in coastal community resilience at the University of British Columbiais School of Community and Regional Planning. Dr. Errett is also a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation New Connections Scholar.