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Dr. Susan Astley

Susan Astley


University of Washington


Susan J. Astley of Seattle, Washington is a professor of Epidemiology and Pediatrics at the University of Washington in Seattle with a focus on maternal and child health. Astley is also the director and founder of the Washington State Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Diagnostic & Prevention Network (FAS DPN). The FAS DPN is a network of four WA State community-based clinics linked by the core clinical/research/training clinic at the Center on Human Development and Disability at the University of Washington.

She has served as the Chair of the Faculty Senate and currently serves as the Chair of the Faculty Equity Task Force. Astley received her BS at University Illinois, MS at Oregon State University and her PhD in Epidemiology from University of Washington.