Faculty

List of faculty by designation

Faculty

 

William A. Banks, M.D.
Professor
Associate Chief of Staff, Research & Development, Puget Sound VA
Professor, Division of Gerontology & Geriatric Medicine Department of Internal Medicine, University of Washington
Adjunct Professor, Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Science
Editor-in Chief, Current Pharmaceutical Design

Katherine A. Bennett, M.D.
Acting Assistant Professor
Associate Fellowship Director

Jose M. Garcia,M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor
VAPSHCS

David A. Gruenewald, M.D., F.A.C.P.
Associate Professor
VAPSHCS

Angela J. Hanson, M.D.
Acting Instructor

Lianne A. Hirano, M.D.
Acting Assistant Professor

Joe D Huang.
Acting Instructor
Senior Research Fellow,
Gerontology & Geriatric Medicine

Alvin M. Matsumoto, M.D., F.A.C.P.
Professor
Associate Director, Clinical Affairs, GRECC
Director, Clinical Research Unit
VAPSHCS

Wayne C. McCormick, M.D., M.P.H.
Professor & Division Head
William E. Colson Endowed Chair in Gerontology
(Chairman of the Board), American Geriatrics Society (AGS)

Thuan D. Ong, M.D., M.P.H..
Assistant Professor
Section Chief, Long Term Care Service

Robert Pearlman, M.D., M.S.
Professor
Chief, Ethics Evaluation, national Center for Ethics in Health Care (GRECC) VAPSHCS

Elizabeth Phelan, M.D., M.S.
Associate Professor
Founding Director, Fall Prevention Clinic

Stephen R.Plymate, M.D.
Professor

May Reed, M.D.
Associate Professor
Section Head, Harborview Medical Center
Medical Director of Senior Care Clinic Gerontology Fellowship Director
Harborview SeniorCare Clinic

Joan M. Teno, M.D., M.S.
Professor

Elizabeth Vig, M.D, M.P.H.
Associate Professor
VAPSHCS

Richard Zager, M.D.
Professor
Nephrology, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Program Director

Research Faculty

 

David G. Cook, Ph.D.
Research Associate Professor
GRECC
VAPSHCS

Brian C. Kraemer, Ph.D.
Research Associate Professor
VAPSHCS

Nicole F. Liachko, Ph.D.
Acting Instructor

Cynthia C. T. Sprenger, Ph.D.
Research Assistant Professor

Chang-En Yu, Ph.D.
Research Associate Professor
GRECC
VAPSHCS

Emeritus Faculty

Itamar B. Abrass, M.D.
Emeritus Professor
NWGEC Director

Christine K. Abrass, M.D., F.A.C.P.
Emeritus Professor
South Lake Union

William R. Hazzard, M.D.
Emeritus Professor
Wake Forest School of Medicine

LeBris S. Quinn, Ph.D.
Emeritus Research Associate Professor
GRECC - VAPSHCS - American Lake

Robert E. Vestal, M.D.
Emeritus Professor
VA Boise

Adjunct, Affiliate and Joint Faculty

Anne McTiernan, M.D.
Adjunct Research Professor

Richard D. Olson, Ph.D.
Affiliate Research Professor

Phillip D. Swanson, M.D., Ph.D.
Adjunct Professor

Michael V. Vitiello, Ph.D.
Adjunct Professor

Denise G. Wingett, Ph.D.
Research Assistant Professor

 

Clinical Faculty

 

John H. Addison, M.D., F.A.C.P.
Clinical Associate Professor

Desmond Anim-Appiah, M.B., Ch.B.
Clinical Assistant Professor

Jane L. Becker, M.D.
Clinical Instructor
Palliative Medicine

James E. Branahl, M.D.
Clinical Professor
VA Boise

Kayla I. Brodkin, M.D.
Clinical Associate Professor
VAPSHCS

Lee D. Burnside, M.D.
Clinical Assistant Professor
Long Term Care Service

Lauren E. Carpenter, M.D.
Clinical Instructor
VAPSHCS

Sharon Falzgraf, M.D.
Clinical Associate Professor
VAPSHCS

Margaret F. Gaines, M.D.
Clinical Assistant Professor

Steven B. Gist, M.D.
Clinical Assistant Professor
VAPSHCS American Lake

Scotte R. Hartronft, M.D.
Clinical Associate Professor
VAPSHCS

Caroline J. Hurd, M.D.
Clinical Assistant Professor
Palliative Medicine & Hospitalist Services

Assad Kazemi, M.D.
Clinical Assistant Professor
Medical Director
Providence ElderPlace - Seattle

David Munoz, M.D., M.P.H.
Clinical Assistant Professor

Thomas E. Phillips, M.D.
Clinical Instructor
Gerontology UWPN Shoreline Clinic

Jenny H. Roraback-Carson, M.D.
Clinical Instructor
Medical Director, Full Life Care
Long Term Care Service
Senior Care Clinic
Harborview Falls Prevention Clinic

Arti Tayade, M.D.
Clinical Instructor
VAPSHCS

Richard F. Uhlmann, M.D., M.P.H.
Clinical Associate Professor
VA Boise

Marie Luz Villa, M.D.
Clinical Associate Professor
Healthy Bone Clinic

Sabine von Preyss-Friedman, M.D.
Clinical Associate Professor
Long Term Care