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Dept. of Health Services
Program Affiliations
Daniel S. Lessler
Clinical Professor
Clinical Professor, Medicine (primary appt.)

Associate Medical Director
Harborview Medical Center

Research Interests:
Chronic disease management; clinical quality improvement; behavior change counseling in chronic disease

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Contact Information


Harborview Medical Center
325 Ninth Avenue
Seattle, WA 98104

campus box:   359704
voice:   206-731-2477
fax:   206-731-8668


MHA   University of Washington, 1992
MD   Stanford University, 1986   (Medicine)
AB   Stanford University, 1980   (Human Biology)

Recent Publications

Conrad D, Wickizer T, Maynard C, Klastorin T, Lessler D, Ross A, Soderstrom N, Sullivan S, Alexander J, Travis K. Managing care, incentives, and information: an exploratory look inside the "black box" of hospital efficiency. Health Serv Res. 1996 Aug;31(3):235-59.  PMID: 8698584    PMCID: PMC1070118

Dissertation, Thesis & Capstone Committees (recent HSERV graduates)

Member, thesis committee for Glen Felias-Christensen
Transition of care: Evaluating the Harborview Medical Center diabetes recent discharge clinic