EDUCATION AND TRAINING
B.S., Georgetown University, D.C., 1972, Phi Beta Kappa
M.D., University of Chicago, Chicago, Il, 1978. Alpha Omega Alpha
Internship and Residency in Internal Medicine, Harvard University, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, 1978-81
Fellow in Cardiology, Harvard University, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, 1981-1985
Edward F. Gibbons M.D., F.A.C.C., F.A.C.P., F.A.S.E.
Associate Professor of Medicine
Attending Physician, Harborview Medical Center
Attending Physician, University of Washington Medical Center
Harborview Medical Center
325 Ninth Avenue
Campus Box 359748
Seattle, WA 98104-2499
Clinic Appointments: (206) 744-3475
Office: (206) 744-8712
Fax: (206) 744-2224
Internal Medicine, 1981
Cardiovascular Diseases, 1985
Critical Care Medicine, 1991
Echocardiography, 1996 and 2006
AREAS OF CLINICAL EXPERTISE
Heart Failure Management
Cardiovascular Care Systems Integration
Cardiovascular Risk Assessment
CURRENT RESEARCH INTERESTS
Plaque imaging in cardiovascular risk assessment
Informatics in cardiovascular care delivery
Community Heart Failure Care Integration
"Seattle Top Doctors" Seattle Magazine 2000, 2005
AMGA-Pfizer award 2003 for High Risk Patient Management 2003
Seattle Metropolitan Magazine "Top Doctor" Golden Stethoscope Award 2008
Chairman, Heart Failure Transitions Project, Washington Patient Safety
Chairman, Heart Failure Transitions Project, Washington Patient Safety Coalition, Foundation for Healthcare Quality 2007-2009
Gibbons, EF. Noninvasive evaluation of coronary artery disease 2007. Cost-effective strategies to answer the questions you are really asking. Virginia Mason Medical Center Bulletin 2007:61(Spring):32-50.
Gibbons, E. "Risk Factors for Coronary Artery Disease and Their Treatment in Women", "Coronary Artery Disease in Women: Manifestations, Prognosis and Testing" and "Treatment of Coronary Artery Disease in Women" In: Cowley, Lemcke, Marshall, and Pattison: Primary Care for Women, 2nd edition, McGraw-Hill, 2003.
Gibbons, E and Kraft C. "Education and Training of Physicians and Sonographers" in: The Practice of Clinical Echocardiography, C Otto, ed., Second Edition, 2002.
Gibbons E, Villarreal J, Bauermeister C, Neil N, Culp R. Seven-year, prospectively gathered clinical outcomes from a centralized, algorithm-based Anticoagulation Clinic. J Thrombosis and Thrombolysis, 12(1), 113, 2001.
Villarreal J, Bauermeister C, George J, Neil N, Gibbons E. Understanding trends for major bleeding in a centralized anticoagulation clinic: use of an outpatient bleeding risk index. J Thrombosis and Thrombolysis. 12(1), 113, 2001.
Gibbons E, Baird L, Culp R, and Schueler C. Development of acute inpatient warfarin flexible dosing nomograms based on clinical parameters of warfarin sensitivity. Prospective clinical trial and outcomes in a general hospital population. J Thrombosis and Thrombolysis 9 (Supp 1):S65, 2000.
Sequeira A, Gibbons E, George J and Chiem P. "Manual of Oral and Parenteral Antithrombotic Therapy" e-version Eighth Edition, 2009, pp 1-51. Virginia Mason Medical Center website: www.virginiamason.org/staff http://www.lumedx.com/cardiovascular/data_ sheets/Anticoagulation http://www.lumedx.com/centers_of_excellence/great_ applications/Virginia_Mason