This is unpublished

Chair of Medicine Scholar Award Presentations

November 3, 2023
Drs. Amanda Casto, Helen Jack, Jason Simmons, and Tessa Steel

“Applications of Viral Genomic Data in Public Health and Clinical Practice”

Amanda CastoAmanda Casto MD, PhD
Acting Assistant Professor, Division of Allergy & Infectious Diseases
University of Washington


“Mutual capacity building: Approaches to increasing access to behavioral health care in Zimbabwe and Washington State prisons”

Helen JackHelen Jack MD
Assistant Professor, Division of General Internal Medicine
University of Washington
Physician III, Coyote Ridge Corrections Center
Washington Dept of Corrections

“Why Alcohol Withdrawal?”

Tessa SteelTessa Steel MD, MPH
Assistant Professor, Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine
University of Washington
Attending Physician, Medical Intensive Care Unit
Harborview Medical Center


“Macrophage fatty acid metabolism and host resistance to M. tuberculosis infection”

Jason SimmonsJason Simmons MD, PhD
Acting Assistant Professor, Division of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
Director, Hansen’s Disease Clinic, Harborview Medical Center
Quality Improvement Committee, Infectious Diseases Section, Harborview Medical Center