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

Dan Cabrera is honored with the inaugural diversity mentorship award.

To what extent does military exposure, including time in combat, put someone at risk for acquiring hepatitis B?

Drs. Brad Anawalt and Al Matsumoto report on the physiological effects of sex hormones on athletic performance.