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Transfusion Medicine

The Transfusion Medicine Division provides transfusion laboratory services for Harborview Medical Center, the University of Washington Medical Center, and Seattle Cancer Care Alliance. The mission of our division is to provide the highest level of patient care, education, and research in transfusion medicine and blood banking.

Transfusion Medicine Faculty

Transfusion Medicine Faculty at Seattle Children's

Transfusion Medicine Adjunct Faculty

Health Services Managers

Compliance Analyst and Quality

Transfusion Safety Officer


The Transfusion Medicine Division provides training for undergraduate and graduate medical laboratory science students, medical students, Clinical Pathology residents and Transfusion Medicine fellows. Please see the Transfusion Medicine/Blood Bank Pathway or Transfusion Medicine Fellowship sponsored through Bloodworks Northwest for more information.

Current Fellows

  • 2018-2019 Matt Hiskey, MD

Former Fellows

  • 2017-2018 Chakri Gaava, MD
  • 2017-2018 Brian Gorospe, MD
  • 2016-2017 Nabiha Huq Saifee, MD, PhD
  • 2015-2016 Debra Smith, MD, PhD
  • 2014-2015 Kate Grogan, MD
  • 2013-2014 Jeffrey Barroso, MD
  • 2012-2013 Jessica Poisson, MD
  • 2012-2013 Shweta Jain, MD

Last updated: 01/24/2019