Howard Frumkin

is a physician, former dean of the University of Washington School of Public Health and senior vice president of the Trust for Public Land.

How to build a healthy transportation system

Good transportation policy should take into account people's health and well-being, not just economic and environmental impacts, says Seattle physician and public-health leader Howard Frumkin.

Stop Washington state coal-energy production

Washington state should opt wherever possible for cleaner, healthier energy, writes guest columnist Howard Frumkin. He argues a state legislative proposal to phase out coal...