Faculty

Elizabeth K. Vig, M.D., M.P.H.

Associate Professor
Chair of the VA Puget Sound Health Care System's Ethics Consultation Service


Dr. Elizabeth Vig

Philosophy of care: I am board certified in Geriatric Medicine and Palliative Medicine, and have done clinical work in both for the past 15 years. I recently completed the VA / University of Chicago's Clinical Ethics Fellowship.

Research Interests : Palliative Care, Hospice.
My research focuses on end of life decision-making from the perspective of clinicians, patients, and family members.

Education and Training:

College: 1987, Williams College, Williamstown, MA

Medical School: 1993, New York University School of Medicine

Residency: 1993-1996, Northwestern University, McGaw Medical Center, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL

Master of Public Health: 2000, University of Washington School of Public Health

Fellowship: 1996-2001, University of Washington

Publications: Go to PubMed.

Clinic Information: VAPSHCS

General Information:
Seattle VA Puget Sound Health Care System
1660 South Columbian Way
Box 358280 VAPSHCS GRECC S-182-B
Seattle, WA 98108
Phone Number: (206)277-4361
email: vigster@u.washington.edu