The University of Washington Division of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, within the Department of Medicine, is a well-established division with 72 full-time faculty members, 18 adjunct or affiliate faculty members, and 55 clinical faculty. The faculty includes many nationally and internationally recognized investigators in diverse subspecialty areas, including:
The Infectious Diseases Fellowship Program is based at the University of Washington Medical Center and four affiliated institutions: Harborview Medical Center, the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center/Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Heath Care System, and Children's Hospital and Medical Center.
Wesley Van Voorhis, MD, PhD, is Head, Division of Allergy and Infectious Diseases; Professor of Medicine and Adjunct Professor in the departments of Microbiology and Global Health.
More than 80% of past UW Infectious Diseases Fellowship trainees have obtained faculty positions in academic medicine.
Research training is offered in NINE areas of special emphasis: