Larry Kessler

Professor, Health Services

Department of Pharmacy, PORPP Faculty

Telephone: (206) 543-2703

Email: kesslerl@uw.edu

Office Location: F-351E, Health Sciences Building

Education

  • ScD Johns Hopkins University (Health Services Admin)
  • BS Boston University (Mathematics)

Biography

Larry Kessler is a former Chair of the Department of Health Services. He served as Director of the Office of Surveillance and Biometrics, Center for Devices and Radiological Health, FDA until 2008. From 1984 to 1995, he headed and developed the Applied Research Branch at NCI. In 2001, he spent a year as a visiting scientist at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center and served on the faculty of the Department of Health Services.