Celebrating our world-class teachers, clinicians and researchers.

February 24, 2021

Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Christine Chung

In honor of American Heart Month, the February faculty spotlight is interventional cardiologist Dr. Christine Chung.

December 28, 2020

Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Johnnie Orozco

Dr. Johnnie Orozco lives the Department of Medicine’s mission of excellence and inclusivity in research, education and clinical care.

November 25, 2020

Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Moe Hagman

For Dr. Melissa, “Moe”, Hagman, being a teacher is just who she is.

October 22, 2020

Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Michi Shinohara

Dr. Michi Shinohara, associate professor, wears many hats in service to the patients, faculty and trainees in the Division of Dermatology.

September 18, 2020

Faculty spotlight: Dr. Rashmi Sharma

Our faculty spotlight is Dr. Rashmi Sharma, assistant professor in the Division of General Internal Medicine.

July 28, 2020

Faculty spotlight: Dr. Sheila Lukehart

Dr. Sheila Lukehart retires from the University of Washington after 40 years of service.

July 27, 2018

Faculty spotlight: Dr. Stanley Gartler

Dr. Stanley Gartler was the first faculty member hired in the Division of Medical Genetics in 1957.

October 4, 2017

Remembering Ollie Press

The department mourns the loss of Ollie Press, who died from complications from glioma, a brain cancer. He was 65.

December 2, 2016

Faculty spotlight: Dr. Paul Pottinger

Paul Pottinger dreamed of climbing Mt. Everest since the second grade. His first attempt ended with a devastating earthquake. He remained determined to try again.

June 21, 2016

Faculty spotlight: Dr. Werner Samson

Werner Samson was just ten years old when he left his hometown of Hamburg, Germany on a children’s transport to England to escape Nazi persecution.