Dr. Stephan D. Fihn
Stephan D. Fihn, MD, MPH
Division Head
Professor of Medicine

About us

Routinely ranked as one the country’s best, the Division of General Internal Medicine strives to balance excellence in research, medical education, and clinical care.

Our nearly 300 faculty members provide superb health care in hospitals and clinics throughout UW Medicine and many are cited as “top docs”.  They also provide outstanding clinical instruction to students and residents.

Numerous members of our faculty have received prestigious teaching awards and gained national prominence in such diverse research fields as heart disease, cancer, Alzheimer’s disease, diabetes, respiratory disease, and many others. 

Our stories

NIH funds a new partnership between UW Medicine and the UW College of Education.

The Red Cross Society of China donated 20,000 N95 masks and 50,000 surgical masks to UW Medicine

Congratulations to Drs. Kimberly Muczynski and Genevieve Pagalilauan, the 2019/2020 award winners.