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Christopher Knight, MD, FACP

Associate Professor, Department of Medicine (DOM)

Education & Training

MD, University of Washington, School of Medicine, Seattle, WA, 1996
Internship and Residency in Internal Medicine, University of Washington, School of Medicine, Seattle, WA, 1996-1999
Chief Residency in Ambulatory Care, University of Washington Affiliated Hospital, Seattle, WA, 1999-2000

Professional Interests

Electronic physician-patient communication
Use of electronic media in teaching, evaluation, and distance learning
Pulmonary medicine
Health screening
Medical decision making

Honors

Pfizer Award for Excellence in Internal Medicine, 1996
Alpha Omega Alpha, 1996
MEDEX Northwest Golden Apple Award for Excellence in Teaching, 2002
MEDEX Northwest Golden Apple Award for Excellence in Teaching, 2006
Marvin Turck Award for Excellence in Teaching Nominee, 2007
Best Doctors in America, 2007-2013
MEDEX Northwest Golden Apple Award for Excellence in Teaching, 2011

Selected Publications

Gaster B, Knight CL, DeWitt DE, Sheffield JVL, Assefi NP, Buchwald D. 2003. Physicians' use of and attitudes toward electronic mail for patient communication. Journal of general internal medicine. 18(5):385-9.
Knight CL, Sakowski HA, Houghton BL, Laya MB, DeWitt DE. 2004. Developing a peer review process for web-based curricula: minting a new coin of the realm. Journal of general internal medicine. 19(5 Pt 2):594-8.
Knight CL, Fihn SD. 2006. Update in general internal medicine. Annals of internal medicine. 145(1):52-61.