Dr. Uwe Reischl is a Professor of Community & Environmental Health in the College of Health Sciences at Boise State University, where he has taught since 2002. He is a public health physician with a focus on international public health policy and occupational health. He has 30 years of University research, teaching, and administration experience. Dr. Reischl received his undergraduate and graduate training at the University of California at Berkeley where he obtained the Ph.D. degree in Environmental Health Sciences from the School of Public Health. Dr. Reischl received his medical training at the University of Ulm in Germany where he obtained the M.D. and Ph.D. degrees in medicine. He has contributed to the assessment of global health conditions and has been involved in the assessment of health care systems in numerous countries around the world. He served as a science advisor to the Global Advisory Committee on Health Research of the World Health Organization (WHO) in Geneva, Switzerland. In addition to his teaching and research work, Dr. Reischl has developed strong links between academia and the private sector. He currently serves on the board of directors of several health technology companies.
Articles & Conference Proceedings
Thermographic Assessment of Sweat Evaporation Inside Clothing Systems (with Budimir Mijović, Ivana Salopek Čubrić, and Zenun Skenderi), Fibres & Textiles in Eastern Europe (2012)
The purpose of the research project was to determine whether or not thermography can be...
Thermal Properties of Reflective Helmet Exposed to Infrared Radiation (with Ravindra S. Goonetilleke), Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Annual Meeting (2011)
The thermodynamic properties of a model infrared heat reflective helmet were evaluated using an advanced...
Thermal Characteristics of Infrared Radiation Protective Vests (with Ravindra S. Goonetilleke, Budimir Mijović, and Zenun Skenderi), Sigurnost (2011)
Solar heat radiation can impose significant heat stress on employees performing outdoor tasks. A prototype...
Adaptive Multi Airbag Shoe Insert for Diabetic Foot Care (with Vidya Nandikolla, Jenna Matthews, Marco P. Schoen, Suhas Pharkute, and Ajay Mahajan), ASME Early Career Technical Journal (2010)
Electronic Health Record: The Impact on Public Health (with Patt Elison-Bowers, Jaime Sand, and Linda Osgood), Northwest Public Health (2010)
New electronic technologies have transformed the way health information is being recorded, stored, retrieved, and...
The New Idea Factory : Expanding Technology Companies with University Intellectual Capital (with Clifford M. Gross and Paul Abercrombie) (2000)
Contributions to Books
Spine Compression Characteristics Associated with Back Pain Symptoms of Healthcare Workers (with R. Goonetilleke and C. Swoboda), Advances in Human Aspects of Healthcare (2012)
Self-Inflating Mask Interface for Noninvasive Positive Pressure Ventilation (with Lonny Ashworth, Lutana Haan, and Conrad Colby), Advances in Affective and Pleasurable Design (2012)
A prototype facemask interface was developed to help improve patient comfort during non-invasive positive pressure...
The Evaluation of Heat Transfer Using the Foot Manikin (with Ivana Salopek Cubrić, Zenun Skenderi, and Budimir Mijović), Advances in Physical Ergonomics and Safety (2012)
Heat transfer characteristics were determined for five types of men's shoes using a thermal foot...
Emerging Use of Behavior Imaging for Autism and Beyond, Future Visions on Biomedicine and Bioinformatics (2011)
Heat Transfer Dynamics in Clothing Exposed to Infrared Radiation, Advances in Ergonomics Modeling and Usability Evaluation (2011)
'Evaluation of Heat Transfer Using a Foot Manikin', 'Spine Compression Characteristics Associated with Back Pain Symptoms of Healthcare Workers', and 'Self-Inflating Mask Interface for Non-Invasive Positive Pressure Ventilation', 4th International Conference on Applied Human Factors and Ergonomics (2012)
Store and Forward Telehealth for Remote Supervision of Behavior Therapy for Military Dependents with Autism (with Ronald Oberleitner and Timothy Lacey), 16th Annual International Meeting of the American Telemedicine Association (2011)
The U.S. Air Force funded an assessment of a novel telemedicine technology that has the...